The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 6 8 7
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 136 129 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 13.28% 12.02% 12.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.56% 13.48% 13.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 76 58
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£355 £304 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.87% -7.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £175 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £442 £450 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 3
Average hourly rate £14.50 £15.25 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.91% -10.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.90 £14.10 £16.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.95 £22.30 £18.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
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
934 957 710
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 91.21% 89.19% 91.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 502 493 303
Average daily rate £400 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £200 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 30 52
Average hourly rate £21.00 £15.13 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.84% -18.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £10.50 £13.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £22.50 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.34% -1.42%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Analyst in the job title across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 21 April 2015.

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 21 April 2015.

Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in Reading

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region that cited Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Analyst in their job title.

1 42 (18.34%) Microsoft
1 42 (18.34%) Finance
2 39 (17.03%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (15.28%) Security Cleared
4 33 (14.41%) Windows
5 31 (13.54%) Analytical Skills
6 30 (13.10%) SQL
7 26 (11.35%) Active Directory
7 26 (11.35%) SC Cleared
7 26 (11.35%) Windows 7
8 25 (10.92%) MS Office
9 23 (10.04%) Migration
10 21 (9.17%) Telecoms
10 21 (9.17%) MS Excel
11 20 (8.73%) CRM
11 20 (8.73%) Project Management
12 19 (8.30%) Data Modelling
12 19 (8.30%) Stakeholder Management
12 19 (8.30%) Business Analysis
13 18 (7.86%) Test Scripting
14 17 (7.42%) Scrum
15 16 (6.99%) SQL Server
15 16 (6.99%) Data Migration
15 16 (6.99%) User Acceptance Testing
15 16 (6.99%) QA
16 15 (6.55%) HP Quality Center
16 15 (6.55%) ITIL
17 14 (6.11%) Linux
17 14 (6.11%) BizTalk Server
17 14 (6.11%) User Stories

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region that cited Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (6.11%) BizTalk Server
2 7 (3.06%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.75%) CMS
3 4 (1.75%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (1.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (0.87%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.87%) Confluence
6 1 (0.44%) Adobe CQ
6 1 (0.44%) LiveCycle
6 1 (0.44%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.44%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.44%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 25 (10.92%) MS Office
2 21 (9.17%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.75%) MS Project
3 4 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.31%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.44%) DOC1
Business Applications
1 8 (3.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.18%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.87%) assyst
4 1 (0.44%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.44%) Fredhopper
4 1 (0.44%) Agresso
4 1 (0.44%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.44%) Primavera
4 1 (0.44%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.44%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.44%) SAP MDM
4 1 (0.44%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.31%) Office 365
2 2 (0.87%) SaaS
3 1 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.31%) Intrusion Detection
1 3 (1.31%) Firewall
2 2 (0.87%) 2G
2 2 (0.87%) 4G
2 2 (0.87%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (0.87%) DNS
2 2 (0.87%) 3G
2 2 (0.87%) Broadband
2 2 (0.87%) VoIP
3 1 (0.44%) WAN
3 1 (0.44%) DHCP
3 1 (0.44%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.44%) FTP
3 1 (0.44%) HTTP
3 1 (0.44%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.44%) LAN
3 1 (0.44%) ADSL
3 1 (0.44%) ATM
3 1 (0.44%) RTP
3 1 (0.44%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (6.99%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.49%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (2.18%) Data Mining
4 3 (1.31%) Star Schema
4 3 (1.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (1.31%) QlikView
4 3 (1.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (1.31%) Hadoop
5 2 (0.87%) DB2
5 2 (0.87%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.44%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.44%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.44%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.44%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.44%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.44%) SAP BI
6 1 (0.44%) EDRMS
6 1 (0.44%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (4.80%) Selenium
2 8 (3.49%) SoapUI
2 8 (3.49%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (3.06%) WebDriver
4 6 (2.62%) QuickTest Pro
5 5 (2.18%) Fiddler
5 5 (2.18%) JIRA
5 5 (2.18%) Cucumber
6 4 (1.75%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 4 (1.75%) LoadRunner
7 3 (1.31%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.44%) WinRunner
8 1 (0.44%) TestDirector
8 1 (0.44%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.44%) TestComplete
8 1 (0.44%) eggPlant
8 1 (0.44%) NeoLoad
8 1 (0.44%) Kiln
General
1 42 (18.34%) Finance
2 21 (9.17%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.06%) Banking
4 6 (2.62%) Retail
5 3 (1.31%) Billing
5 3 (1.31%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.87%) Legal
6 2 (0.87%) Investment Banking
6 2 (0.87%) Marketing
6 2 (0.87%) Back Office
7 1 (0.44%) Electronics
7 1 (0.44%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.37%) XML
2 9 (3.93%) SOAP
3 7 (3.06%) Web Services
3 7 (3.06%) .NET
4 5 (2.18%) XSD
4 5 (2.18%) WCF
5 3 (1.31%) JSR 170
6 2 (0.87%) HTML
6 2 (0.87%) Gherkin
6 2 (0.87%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.44%) EJB
7 1 (0.44%) CSS
7 1 (0.44%) JMS
7 1 (0.44%) JavaBeans
7 1 (0.44%) SAML
7 1 (0.44%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (0.44%) Middleware
7 1 (0.44%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (0.44%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 31 (13.54%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (5.68%) Management Information System
3 6 (2.62%) Open Source
4 3 (1.31%) User Experience
4 3 (1.31%) Taxonomies
4 3 (1.31%) Mathematics
5 2 (0.87%) Life Science
5 2 (0.87%) Replication
5 2 (0.87%) N-Tier
5 2 (0.87%) NHS
5 2 (0.87%) Blackberry
5 2 (0.87%) Smart Meter
5 2 (0.87%) Semantic Web
5 2 (0.87%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (0.87%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.44%) FMCG
6 1 (0.44%) iPhone
6 1 (0.44%) iSeries
6 1 (0.44%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.44%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 33 (14.41%) Windows
2 26 (11.35%) Windows 7
3 14 (6.11%) Linux
4 6 (2.62%) UNIX
5 3 (1.31%) Windows XP
6 2 (0.87%) Android
7 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.44%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.44%) Windows 2000
7 1 (0.44%) AIX
7 1 (0.44%) Solaris
7 1 (0.44%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.44%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (17.03%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (10.04%) Migration
3 20 (8.73%) CRM
3 20 (8.73%) Project Management
4 19 (8.30%) Data Modelling
4 19 (8.30%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (8.30%) Business Analysis
5 18 (7.86%) Test Scripting
6 17 (7.42%) Scrum
7 16 (6.99%) Data Migration
7 16 (6.99%) User Acceptance Testing
8 15 (6.55%) ITIL
9 14 (6.11%) User Stories
10 13 (5.68%) Waterfall
10 13 (5.68%) Data Analysis
11 11 (4.80%) Business Intelligence
12 10 (4.37%) ETL
12 10 (4.37%) Workflow
13 9 (3.93%) Systems Analysis
13 9 (3.93%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 30 (13.10%) SQL
2 6 (2.62%) C#
3 4 (1.75%) Java
4 3 (1.31%) Perl
4 3 (1.31%) Bash Shell
5 2 (0.87%) VB
5 2 (0.87%) VBA
6 1 (0.44%) Pascal
6 1 (0.44%) PL/1
6 1 (0.44%) PHP
6 1 (0.44%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.44%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.44%) C
Qualifications
1 35 (15.28%) Security Cleared
2 26 (11.35%) SC Cleared
3 11 (4.80%) ISEB
4 8 (3.49%) Degree
5 7 (3.06%) ISTQB
6 6 (2.62%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (1.75%) CCNA
7 4 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (1.75%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.44%) CCENT
9 1 (0.44%) PCI QSA
9 1 (0.44%) MCP
9 1 (0.44%) CISSP
9 1 (0.44%) PMP
9 1 (0.44%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.44%) CISA
9 1 (0.44%) CISM
9 1 (0.44%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.99%) QA
2 8 (3.49%) SLA
3 1 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.44%) DO-178B
3 1 (0.44%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.44%) P3O
System Software
1 26 (11.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (6.55%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.31%) Netcool
3 1 (0.44%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (0.44%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.44%) SCCM
3 1 (0.44%) SCOM
3 1 (0.44%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 42 (18.34%) Microsoft
2 8 (3.49%) SAP
2 8 (3.49%) Informatica
3 7 (3.06%) Oracle
4 5 (2.18%) Remedy
5 4 (1.75%) Sitecore
5 4 (1.75%) Business Objects
5 4 (1.75%) HP
6 3 (1.31%) Citrix
6 3 (1.31%) Cisco
6 3 (1.31%) LANDesk
7 2 (0.87%) Atlassian
7 2 (0.87%) Google
7 2 (0.87%) ServiceNow
7 2 (0.87%) IBM
7 2 (0.87%) Ericsson
7 2 (0.87%) EMC
8 1 (0.44%) Nokia
8 1 (0.44%) Veritas
8 1 (0.44%) Lotus
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