The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Reading region that had Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Analyst
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 11 16 6
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -10
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 68 82 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 9.71% 8.06% 11.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.43% 8.58% 12.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 56 73
Median daily rate £396 £340 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.47% -9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £238 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 4
Median hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -3.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.79 £12.08 £13.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.34 £15.40 £16.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £14.77 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+1.55% +1.86%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
652 956 877
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 93.14% 94.00% 95.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 342 562 472
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 43 23
Median hourly rate £17.50 £55.55 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.49% +184.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £63.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +4.52%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Reading region that featured Analyst in the job title.

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Analyst across the Reading region.

Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Reading region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Analyst across the Reading region.

Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Analyst
Hourly Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Reading region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in Reading

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Reading region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 30 (25.00%) Finance
2 19 (15.83%) MS Excel
2 19 (15.83%) Microsoft
2 19 (15.83%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (14.17%) Data Analysis
4 16 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (13.33%) SQL
5 15 (12.50%) Security Cleared
6 14 (11.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (10.83%) Telecoms
7 13 (10.83%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (10.00%) Project Management
8 12 (10.00%) Billing
8 12 (10.00%) Analytics
9 11 (9.17%) Business Analysis
9 11 (9.17%) Marketing
10 10 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
10 10 (8.33%) MS Office
10 10 (8.33%) SAP
11 9 (7.50%) Java
11 9 (7.50%) Salesforce.com
11 9 (7.50%) Degree
11 9 (7.50%) WebDriver
11 9 (7.50%) Selenium
11 9 (7.50%) SC Cleared
12 8 (6.67%) Retail
12 8 (6.67%) CRM
13 7 (5.83%) ERP
13 7 (5.83%) SQL Server
13 7 (5.83%) SoapUI

Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.50%) SAS
3 1 (0.83%) CMS
3 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.83%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 19 (15.83%) MS Excel
2 10 (8.33%) MS Office
2 10 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (5.00%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.83%) MS Project
4 1 (0.83%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (5.00%) BigMachines
2 5 (4.17%) Sonata
3 3 (2.50%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.83%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.83%) PeopleSoft HRMS
4 1 (0.83%) SAP IS-U
4 1 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.33%) Office 365
2 3 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.67%) LAN
2 1 (0.83%) DHCP
2 1 (0.83%) DNS
2 1 (0.83%) Firewall
2 1 (0.83%) Internet
2 1 (0.83%) IP Telephony
2 1 (0.83%) MVNO
2 1 (0.83%) Network Security
2 1 (0.83%) SAN
2 1 (0.83%) Skype
2 1 (0.83%) VPN
2 1 (0.83%) WAN
2 1 (0.83%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.83%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.67%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (1.67%) Data Mining
3 2 (1.67%) Power BI
4 1 (0.83%) GIS
4 1 (0.83%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (0.83%) MS Access
4 1 (0.83%) QlikView
4 1 (0.83%) Snowflake Schema
4 1 (0.83%) Spatial Data
4 1 (0.83%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 9 (7.50%) Selenium
1 9 (7.50%) WebDriver
2 7 (5.83%) SoapUI
3 3 (2.50%) Cucumber
3 3 (2.50%) LoadRunner
4 2 (1.67%) Appium
4 2 (1.67%) Bugzilla
4 2 (1.67%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.67%) JIRA
4 2 (1.67%) JMeter
4 2 (1.67%) Subversion
5 1 (0.83%) Calabash
5 1 (0.83%) JUnit
General
1 30 (25.00%) Finance
2 13 (10.83%) Telecoms
3 12 (10.00%) Billing
4 11 (9.17%) Marketing
5 8 (6.67%) Retail
6 2 (1.67%) Front Office
6 2 (1.67%) Games
7 1 (0.83%) Back Office
7 1 (0.83%) Banking
7 1 (0.83%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.83%) Law
7 1 (0.83%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.17%) SOAP
1 5 (4.17%) Web Services
2 2 (1.67%) .NET
2 2 (1.67%) XML
3 1 (0.83%) Flash
3 1 (0.83%) REST
3 1 (0.83%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 19 (15.83%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.33%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.50%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.50%) Robotics
3 3 (2.50%) User Experience
4 2 (1.67%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.67%) Smart Meter
5 1 (0.83%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.83%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.83%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.83%) EPoS
5 1 (0.83%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (0.83%) Internet of Things
5 1 (0.83%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.83%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (0.83%) Social Media
5 1 (0.83%) Taxonomies
5 1 (0.83%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.33%) Windows
2 3 (2.50%) Android
2 3 (2.50%) Apple iOS
2 3 (2.50%) Unix
3 2 (1.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.83%) AIX
4 1 (0.83%) Linux
4 1 (0.83%) Solaris
4 1 (0.83%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.83%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (0.83%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (14.17%) Data Analysis
2 16 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (11.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (10.83%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (10.00%) Analytics
5 12 (10.00%) Project Management
6 11 (9.17%) Business Analysis
7 8 (6.67%) CRM
8 7 (5.83%) ERP
9 6 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (5.00%) Data Analytics
9 6 (5.00%) Defect Management
10 5 (4.17%) BDD
10 5 (4.17%) Data Modelling
10 5 (4.17%) ITIL
10 5 (4.17%) Performance Testing
10 5 (4.17%) PRINCE2
10 5 (4.17%) Workflow
11 4 (3.33%) Test Management
11 4 (3.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 16 (13.33%) SQL
2 9 (7.50%) Java
3 6 (5.00%) C
4 3 (2.50%) C#
4 3 (2.50%) Python
5 2 (1.67%) VBA
6 1 (0.83%) ABAP
6 1 (0.83%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.83%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 9 (7.50%) Degree
2 9 (7.50%) SC Cleared
3 5 (4.17%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.67%) ISEB
5 1 (0.83%) CCNP
5 1 (0.83%) CISA
5 1 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.83%) CISM
5 1 (0.83%) CISSP
5 1 (0.83%) GIAC
5 1 (0.83%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.83%) SANS
5 1 (0.83%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.17%) Data Quality
1 5 (4.17%) PMO
1 5 (4.17%) QA
2 3 (2.50%) IFRS
2 3 (2.50%) IFRS 9
3 2 (1.67%) SLA
4 1 (0.83%) COBIT
4 1 (0.83%) GDPR
4 1 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.83%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.83%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.83%) ArcSight ESM
1 1 (0.83%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.83%) SnapMirror
1 1 (0.83%) Tivoli
1 1 (0.83%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 19 (15.83%) Microsoft
2 10 (8.33%) SAP
3 9 (7.50%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (5.00%) Apttus
4 6 (5.00%) Oracle
5 3 (2.50%) Citrix
6 2 (1.67%) Capita
6 2 (1.67%) Cisco
6 2 (1.67%) HP
6 2 (1.67%) Workday
7 1 (0.83%) ArcSight
7 1 (0.83%) Ariba
7 1 (0.83%) IBM
7 1 (0.83%) NetApp
7 1 (0.83%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (0.83%) Planview
7 1 (0.83%) Saba
Reading, Berkshire
Landmark Information Group Ltd
Rate: Competitive salary/day rate
Posted: 26 days ago
Reading
TDA Group
Rate: £140 - £180 per day
Posted: 6 days ago