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 31 August 2016 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 6 7 11
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 76 115 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 10.23% 11.45% 9.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.31% 12.26% 10.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 82 57
Median daily rate £400 £364 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.96% -9.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £211 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £473 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 3
Median hourly rate £20.00 £11.49 £17.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+74.10% -32.70%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
Analyst
Berkshire

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
672 938 811
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 90.44% 93.43% 93.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 376 573 403
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £508 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 49 47
Median hourly rate £20.00 £21.55 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.19% +23.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.43 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.80 £40.00 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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 31 August 2016.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, 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 45 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (24.71%) Data Protection
3 39 (22.94%) Business Analysis
4 34 (20.00%) Business Process Mapping
5 33 (19.41%) Waterfall
6 27 (15.88%) Finance
6 27 (15.88%) Stakeholder Management
7 24 (14.12%) Security Cleared
8 23 (13.53%) BPMN
9 22 (12.94%) SQL
9 22 (12.94%) SAP
9 22 (12.94%) Analytical Skills
10 20 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
10 20 (11.76%) Microsoft
10 20 (11.76%) SC Cleared
11 17 (10.00%) Test Scripting
11 17 (10.00%) MS Excel
11 17 (10.00%) Project Management
11 17 (10.00%) SDLC
12 15 (8.82%) CRM
12 15 (8.82%) MS Visio
13 13 (7.65%) SOAP
13 13 (7.65%) Java
13 13 (7.65%) Use Case
13 13 (7.65%) SoapUI
14 12 (7.06%) Analytics
15 11 (6.47%) Telecoms
15 11 (6.47%) Oracle
15 11 (6.47%) XML
15 11 (6.47%) Marketing

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 7 (4.12%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.59%) MS Project Server
2 1 (0.59%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 17 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 15 (8.82%) MS Visio
3 10 (5.88%) MS Office
4 7 (4.12%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (2.35%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.59%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (2.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.76%) HFM
2 3 (1.76%) Hyperion Planning
3 2 (1.18%) FastStats
3 2 (1.18%) SAP Business ByDesign
3 2 (1.18%) SAP CO
3 2 (1.18%) SAP FI
3 2 (1.18%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (1.18%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.59%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.59%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.59%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.59%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.18%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.59%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.59%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (0.59%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (0.59%) Skype
1 1 (0.59%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.71%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (2.35%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 4 (2.35%) Data Mining
2 4 (2.35%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.35%) Xcelsius
3 3 (1.76%) RDBMS
3 3 (1.76%) Relational Database
3 3 (1.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (1.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.18%) Big Data
4 2 (1.18%) GIS
4 2 (1.18%) MS Access
5 1 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.59%) DB2
5 1 (0.59%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.59%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.59%) Qlik Sense
5 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 13 (7.65%) SoapUI
2 7 (4.12%) Selenium
3 5 (2.94%) SpecFlow
3 5 (2.94%) WebDriver
4 3 (1.76%) Cucumber
5 2 (1.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (1.18%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.59%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.59%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 27 (15.88%) Finance
2 11 (6.47%) Marketing
2 11 (6.47%) Telecoms
3 7 (4.12%) Legal
3 7 (4.12%) Retail
4 4 (2.35%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.18%) Banking
5 2 (1.18%) Electronics
6 1 (0.59%) Automotive
6 1 (0.59%) Billing
6 1 (0.59%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (7.65%) SOAP
2 11 (6.47%) XML
3 3 (1.76%) Web Services
4 2 (1.18%) EDI
5 1 (0.59%) .NET
5 1 (0.59%) Gherkin
5 1 (0.59%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 22 (12.94%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 5 (2.94%) User Experience
4 4 (2.35%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.76%) Blackberry
5 3 (1.76%) Cyberthreat
5 3 (1.76%) Driving Licence
5 3 (1.76%) Smart Meter
5 3 (1.76%) Social Media
6 2 (1.18%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.59%) CMDB
7 1 (0.59%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.59%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.59%) iPad
7 1 (0.59%) Life Science
7 1 (0.59%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.59%) NHS
7 1 (0.59%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (0.59%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.59%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (5.29%) Unix
2 8 (4.71%) Windows
3 7 (4.12%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.18%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.59%) AIX
5 1 (0.59%) Linux
5 1 (0.59%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.59%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.59%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.59%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (24.71%) Data Protection
3 39 (22.94%) Business Analysis
4 34 (20.00%) Business Process Mapping
5 33 (19.41%) Waterfall
6 27 (15.88%) Stakeholder Management
7 23 (13.53%) BPMN
8 20 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
9 17 (10.00%) Project Management
9 17 (10.00%) SDLC
9 17 (10.00%) Test Scripting
10 15 (8.82%) CRM
11 13 (7.65%) Use Case
12 12 (7.06%) Analytics
13 10 (5.88%) Migration
14 9 (5.29%) Change Management
14 9 (5.29%) Functional Testing
14 9 (5.29%) UML
15 8 (4.71%) PRINCE2
15 8 (4.71%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (12.94%) SQL
2 13 (7.65%) Java
3 7 (4.12%) PL/SQL
4 5 (2.94%) C#
4 5 (2.94%) VB
5 3 (1.76%) C
5 3 (1.76%) C++
5 3 (1.76%) VBA
6 1 (0.59%) Korn
6 1 (0.59%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.59%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.59%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.59%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 24 (14.12%) Security Cleared
2 20 (11.76%) SC Cleared
3 7 (4.12%) Degree
4 4 (2.35%) DV Cleared
5 3 (1.76%) ACCA
5 3 (1.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.18%) CIMA
6 2 (1.18%) CISSP
6 2 (1.18%) ISEB
7 1 (0.59%) CCAA
7 1 (0.59%) CEH
7 1 (0.59%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.59%) GCIA
7 1 (0.59%) GCIH
7 1 (0.59%) HNC
7 1 (0.59%) MCSA
7 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.59%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 1 (0.59%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (1.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.76%) QA
3 2 (1.18%) COBIT
3 2 (1.18%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.59%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.59%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (4.12%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.59%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (1.76%) SCCM
2 1 (0.59%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.59%) Nessus
2 1 (0.59%) Nexpose
2 1 (0.59%) Nmap
2 1 (0.59%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (0.59%) RSA Archer
2 1 (0.59%) RSA Security Analytics
2 1 (0.59%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 22 (12.94%) SAP
2 20 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 11 (6.47%) Oracle
4 6 (3.53%) HP
5 4 (2.35%) Citrix
5 4 (2.35%) Remedy
6 3 (1.76%) Hyperion
7 2 (1.18%) Apteco
7 2 (1.18%) ESRI
7 2 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.59%) Arqiva
8 1 (0.59%) F5
8 1 (0.59%) Huawei
8 1 (0.59%) Planview
8 1 (0.59%) Qualys
8 1 (0.59%) Samsung
8 1 (0.59%) Serena
8 1 (0.59%) Symantec
8 1 (0.59%) Teradata
8 1 (0.59%) VMware
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