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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 10 6 9
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 94 132 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 10.36% 15.15% 11.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.24% 16.12% 12.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 70 74
Median daily rate £360 £350 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £175 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £434
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 7
Median hourly rate £14.75 £14.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.72% -12.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.70 £14.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.25 £23.85 £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -3.44%
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
836 819 916
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 92.17% 94.03% 92.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 481 426 434
Median daily rate £413 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 38 30
Median hourly rate £16.00 £21.55 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.75% +34.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £13.08 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.10 £26.14 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

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 May 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
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 31 May 2016.

Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in Reading

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 42 (23.46%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (17.32%) Business Analysis
3 29 (16.20%) Stakeholder Management
4 28 (15.64%) Finance
4 28 (15.64%) Data Protection
5 26 (14.53%) Waterfall
6 25 (13.97%) Microsoft
7 23 (12.85%) Security Cleared
8 20 (11.17%) Business Process Mapping
9 18 (10.06%) BPMN
10 16 (8.94%) Telecoms
10 16 (8.94%) Degree
10 16 (8.94%) SC Cleared
11 15 (8.38%) Analytics
11 15 (8.38%) ITIL
11 15 (8.38%) Windows
12 14 (7.82%) MS Excel
12 14 (7.82%) CRM
12 14 (7.82%) SQL
12 14 (7.82%) MS Visio
12 14 (7.82%) Test Scripting
12 14 (7.82%) Analytical Skills
13 13 (7.26%) User Stories
13 13 (7.26%) Active Directory
13 13 (7.26%) Business Intelligence
13 13 (7.26%) Data Analysis
14 12 (6.70%) Migration
14 12 (6.70%) SAP
15 11 (6.15%) Project Management
15 11 (6.15%) BDD

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 9 (5.03%) IIS
2 8 (4.47%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (1.12%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.56%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (0.56%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (0.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (7.82%) MS Excel
1 14 (7.82%) MS Visio
2 8 (4.47%) MS Office
3 4 (2.23%) MS Project
4 1 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (2.79%) HFM
1 5 (2.79%) Hyperion Planning
2 3 (1.68%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.12%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (1.12%) SAP Business ByDesign
3 2 (1.12%) SAP CO
3 2 (1.12%) SAP FI
3 2 (1.12%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (1.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.56%) FastStats
4 1 (0.56%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.56%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.68%) Office 365
2 2 (1.12%) Google Apps
2 2 (1.12%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.59%) DNS
1 10 (5.59%) Firewall
1 10 (5.59%) TCP/IP
2 7 (3.91%) Internet
2 7 (3.91%) Intrusion Detection
3 6 (3.35%) FTP
3 6 (3.35%) NetScaler
3 6 (3.35%) Reverse Proxy
3 6 (3.35%) SSL
4 4 (2.23%) LAN
4 4 (2.23%) WAN
4 4 (2.23%) WLAN
5 3 (1.68%) Wireless
6 2 (1.12%) Radio Access Network
7 1 (0.56%) Broadband
7 1 (0.56%) SMTP
7 1 (0.56%) tcpdump
7 1 (0.56%) VoIP
7 1 (0.56%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.56%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.35%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (2.23%) MS Access
4 3 (1.68%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (1.68%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (1.68%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.12%) DB2
5 2 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.56%) Big Data
6 1 (0.56%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.56%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.56%) OLAP
6 1 (0.56%) OLAP Cube
6 1 (0.56%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (0.56%) Power BI
6 1 (0.56%) PowerCenter
6 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (3.91%) SoapUI
2 6 (3.35%) Selenium
3 5 (2.79%) SpecFlow
3 5 (2.79%) WebDriver
4 3 (1.68%) Cucumber
5 2 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.56%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.56%) LabVIEW
6 1 (0.56%) Rational DOORS
General
1 28 (15.64%) Finance
2 16 (8.94%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.91%) Legal
4 6 (3.35%) Retail
5 5 (2.79%) Marketing
6 3 (1.68%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.12%) Banking
7 2 (1.12%) Electronics
8 1 (0.56%) Advertising
8 1 (0.56%) Billing
8 1 (0.56%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.91%) SOAP
2 6 (3.35%) XML
3 2 (1.12%) EDI
3 2 (1.12%) Gherkin
3 2 (1.12%) Web Services
4 1 (0.56%) .NET
4 1 (0.56%) SailPoint
4 1 (0.56%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.82%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (3.91%) Management Information System
3 5 (2.79%) User Experience
4 4 (2.23%) Security Operations Centre
5 3 (1.68%) CMDB
5 3 (1.68%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.68%) Cyberthreat
5 3 (1.68%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.12%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.12%) iPad
6 2 (1.12%) Smart Meter
6 2 (1.12%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.56%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.56%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.56%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.56%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.56%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.56%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 15 (8.38%) Windows
2 8 (4.47%) Windows 7
3 7 (3.91%) Unix
3 7 (3.91%) Windows XP
4 3 (1.68%) Windows 8
4 3 (1.68%) Windows Server
4 3 (1.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.12%) Linux
5 2 (1.12%) Mac OS X
5 2 (1.12%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.56%) AIX
6 1 (0.56%) Solaris
6 1 (0.56%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (23.46%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (17.32%) Business Analysis
3 29 (16.20%) Stakeholder Management
4 28 (15.64%) Data Protection
5 26 (14.53%) Waterfall
6 20 (11.17%) Business Process Mapping
7 18 (10.06%) BPMN
8 15 (8.38%) Analytics
8 15 (8.38%) ITIL
9 14 (7.82%) CRM
9 14 (7.82%) Test Scripting
10 13 (7.26%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (7.26%) Data Analysis
10 13 (7.26%) User Stories
11 12 (6.70%) Migration
12 11 (6.15%) BDD
12 11 (6.15%) Project Management
12 11 (6.15%) Use Case
12 11 (6.15%) User Acceptance Testing
13 10 (5.59%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 14 (7.82%) SQL
2 7 (3.91%) Java
3 6 (3.35%) C#
4 5 (2.79%) VB
5 2 (1.12%) Korn
5 2 (1.12%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.12%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.12%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.56%) AWK
6 1 (0.56%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.56%) Ruby
6 1 (0.56%) sed
6 1 (0.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 23 (12.85%) Security Cleared
2 16 (8.94%) Degree
2 16 (8.94%) SC Cleared
3 8 (4.47%) CISSP
4 7 (3.91%) CEH
4 7 (3.91%) GCIA
4 7 (3.91%) GCIH
5 5 (2.79%) ACCA
5 5 (2.79%) ISEB
6 4 (2.23%) CIMA
6 4 (2.23%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.12%) CCNP
7 2 (1.12%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.56%) CCDP
8 1 (0.56%) CCNA
8 1 (0.56%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.56%) MCSA
8 1 (0.56%) MCSE
8 1 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 7 (3.91%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.12%) QA
5 1 (0.56%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.56%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (7.26%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.35%) UAG
3 2 (1.12%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.56%) Firmware
4 1 (0.56%) Terminal Server
4 1 (0.56%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 7 (3.91%) RSA Security Analytics
2 3 (1.68%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.68%) RSA Archer
3 2 (1.12%) SCCM
3 2 (1.12%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.56%) Nessus
4 1 (0.56%) Nexpose
4 1 (0.56%) Nmap
4 1 (0.56%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (0.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 25 (13.97%) Microsoft
2 12 (6.70%) SAP
3 7 (3.91%) NetWitness
3 7 (3.91%) Oracle
4 5 (2.79%) Hyperion
4 5 (2.79%) Remedy
5 4 (2.23%) Citrix
6 3 (1.68%) Cisco
6 3 (1.68%) Ericsson
6 3 (1.68%) Huawei
6 3 (1.68%) Nokia
6 3 (1.68%) Symantec
7 2 (1.12%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 2 (1.12%) BMC
7 2 (1.12%) BT
7 2 (1.12%) FireEye
7 2 (1.12%) Google
7 2 (1.12%) PeopleSoft
7 2 (1.12%) ServiceNow
7 2 (1.12%) VMware
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