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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 10 8 7
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 85 117 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 10.05% 11.71% 10.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.98% 13.09% 11.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 58 36
Average daily rate
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£330 £360 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £137 £221 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.92% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 7
Average hourly rate £14.25 £15.25 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.55% -7.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.05 £14.00 £14.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.45 £16.00 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £13.63
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +10.09%
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
774 894 894
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 91.49% 89.49% 92.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 429 440 336
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £225 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 29 46
Average hourly rate £19.50 £16.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.87% -8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.34 £14.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £99.50 £26.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -8.33%

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 23 January 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 45 (26.32%) Finance
2 30 (17.54%) Windows
3 24 (14.04%) Microsoft
4 22 (12.87%) Analytical Skills
5 21 (12.28%) SQL
5 21 (12.28%) Project Management
6 20 (11.70%) Security Cleared
7 19 (11.11%) Windows 7
7 19 (11.11%) Active Directory
8 18 (10.53%) MS Office
9 17 (9.94%) Data Modelling
10 16 (9.36%) MS Excel
11 15 (8.77%) Agile Software Development
11 15 (8.77%) Business Analysis
11 15 (8.77%) SC Cleared
12 14 (8.19%) QA
12 14 (8.19%) Migration
12 14 (8.19%) Oracle
13 13 (7.60%) Data Analysis
14 12 (7.02%) Stakeholder Management
14 12 (7.02%) SQL Server
15 11 (6.43%) ISEB
15 11 (6.43%) Management Information System
15 11 (6.43%) Degree
15 11 (6.43%) DV Cleared
15 11 (6.43%) User Acceptance Testing
16 10 (5.85%) Data Migration
16 10 (5.85%) Telecoms
16 10 (5.85%) ITIL
16 10 (5.85%) CRM

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 10 (5.85%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.51%) ArcGIS
3 4 (2.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (2.34%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (1.75%) CMS
5 2 (1.17%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.58%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.58%) SAS
6 1 (0.58%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.58%) Oracle Spatial
6 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.58%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.58%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 18 (10.53%) MS Office
2 16 (9.36%) MS Excel
3 7 (4.09%) MS Visio
4 5 (2.92%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.75%) MS Project
6 2 (1.17%) DOC1
7 1 (0.58%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (2.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.58%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.58%) Agresso
2 1 (0.58%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.58%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.58%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.58%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.58%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.58%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.58%) Cerner Millennium
2 1 (0.58%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.58%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.17%) Office 365
2 1 (0.58%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.34%) DHCP
1 4 (2.34%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.75%) DSL
2 3 (1.75%) VPN
2 3 (1.75%) ADSL
2 3 (1.75%) LAN
2 3 (1.75%) VoIP
3 2 (1.17%) Wireless
3 2 (1.17%) WAN
3 2 (1.17%) Broadband
3 2 (1.17%) DNS
3 2 (1.17%) FTP
3 2 (1.17%) Intranet
4 1 (0.58%) 3G
4 1 (0.58%) RTP
4 1 (0.58%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.58%) 2G
4 1 (0.58%) MSRP
4 1 (0.58%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (0.58%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (7.02%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.51%) QlikView
3 5 (2.92%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (2.34%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.34%) Data Mining
5 2 (1.17%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.17%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.17%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.17%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (1.17%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.58%) SAP BI
6 1 (0.58%) EDRMS
6 1 (0.58%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.58%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.58%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (0.58%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (1.75%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (1.75%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.17%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.58%) WinRunner
3 1 (0.58%) TestDirector
3 1 (0.58%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.58%) JIRA
3 1 (0.58%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 45 (26.32%) Finance
2 10 (5.85%) Telecoms
3 7 (4.09%) Retail
4 3 (1.75%) Banking
5 2 (1.17%) Billing
5 2 (1.17%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.17%) Legal
5 2 (1.17%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.58%) Automotive
6 1 (0.58%) Electronics
6 1 (0.58%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.58%) French Language
6 1 (0.58%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.58%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.51%) Web Services
2 2 (1.17%) HTML
2 2 (1.17%) .NET
3 1 (0.58%) SAML
3 1 (0.58%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.58%) CSS
3 1 (0.58%) SOAP
3 1 (0.58%) XML
3 1 (0.58%) ArcObjects
3 1 (0.58%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 22 (12.87%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (6.43%) Management Information System
3 6 (3.51%) Open Source
4 5 (2.92%) Statistics
5 4 (2.34%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (2.34%) GIS
5 4 (2.34%) NHS
6 2 (1.17%) User Experience
6 2 (1.17%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.17%) Credit Risk
6 2 (1.17%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.58%) EPoS
7 1 (0.58%) DTV
7 1 (0.58%) IVR
7 1 (0.58%) Clustering
7 1 (0.58%) Replication
7 1 (0.58%) PKI
7 1 (0.58%) PDA
7 1 (0.58%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.58%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 30 (17.54%) Windows
2 19 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 6 (3.51%) Windows XP
3 6 (3.51%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (2.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.17%) UNIX
6 1 (0.58%) AIX
6 1 (0.58%) Linux
6 1 (0.58%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.58%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.58%) Android
6 1 (0.58%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (12.28%) Project Management
2 17 (9.94%) Data Modelling
3 15 (8.77%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (8.77%) Business Analysis
4 14 (8.19%) Migration
5 13 (7.60%) Data Analysis
6 12 (7.02%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (6.43%) User Acceptance Testing
8 10 (5.85%) Data Migration
8 10 (5.85%) ITIL
8 10 (5.85%) CRM
9 9 (5.26%) User Stories
10 8 (4.68%) Waterfall
10 8 (4.68%) PRINCE2
10 8 (4.68%) ETL
10 8 (4.68%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (4.09%) Programme Management
12 6 (3.51%) Change Management
12 6 (3.51%) Validation
13 5 (2.92%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (12.28%) SQL
2 3 (1.75%) Java
3 2 (1.17%) PL/SQL
3 2 (1.17%) T-SQL
3 2 (1.17%) VBA
4 1 (0.58%) Python
4 1 (0.58%) VB
4 1 (0.58%) C#
4 1 (0.58%) PHP
Qualifications
1 20 (11.70%) Security Cleared
2 15 (8.77%) SC Cleared
3 11 (6.43%) ISEB
3 11 (6.43%) Degree
3 11 (6.43%) DV Cleared
4 9 (5.26%) MCP
4 9 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (4.68%) MCSE
6 3 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (1.75%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.58%) PMP
7 1 (0.58%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.58%) CISSP
7 1 (0.58%) CISA
7 1 (0.58%) CISM
7 1 (0.58%) CISMP
7 1 (0.58%) MCTS
7 1 (0.58%) PCI QSA
7 1 (0.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.19%) QA
2 7 (4.09%) SLA
3 1 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.58%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.58%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.58%) P3O
System Software
1 19 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.75%) XenApp
3 2 (1.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 2 (1.17%) XenDesktop
3 2 (1.17%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (4.09%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (2.34%) SCCM
3 2 (1.17%) SCOM
4 1 (0.58%) Netcool
4 1 (0.58%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (0.58%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.58%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 24 (14.04%) Microsoft
2 14 (8.19%) Oracle
3 7 (4.09%) HP
4 6 (3.51%) ESRI
4 6 (3.51%) Citrix
5 5 (2.92%) Business Objects
5 5 (2.92%) SAP
6 4 (2.34%) Symantec
6 4 (2.34%) Informatica
7 2 (1.17%) Cisco
7 2 (1.17%) Ericsson
8 1 (0.58%) McAfee
8 1 (0.58%) Nokia
8 1 (0.58%) Veritas
8 1 (0.58%) Lotus
8 1 (0.58%) Apple
8 1 (0.58%) Cerner
8 1 (0.58%) Adobe
8 1 (0.58%) Cognos
8 1 (0.58%) Siebel
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