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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 8 6 10
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 84 133 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 10.31% 14.44% 10.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.94% 15.48% 11.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 90 60
Median daily rate £400 £355 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% -8.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £184 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £332
% change year-on-year
- +5.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 5
Median hourly rate £20.00 £12.25 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.26% -27.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.30 £11.65 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £12.85 £17.07
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £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
768 859 820
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 94.23% 93.27% 92.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 447 484 365
Median daily rate £413 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £220 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 48 34
Median hourly rate £20.00 £21.55 £17.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.19% +26.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.58 £40.39 £19.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.08
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.49%

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 24 July 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 24 July 2016.

Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in Reading

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 44 (23.66%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (22.04%) Data Protection
3 39 (20.97%) Business Analysis
4 31 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 31 (16.67%) Business Process Mapping
5 30 (16.13%) Security Cleared
5 30 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management
6 26 (13.98%) Microsoft
7 25 (13.44%) Finance
8 24 (12.90%) SC Cleared
9 23 (12.37%) BPMN
9 23 (12.37%) SAP
10 22 (11.83%) SQL
11 19 (10.22%) Business Intelligence
11 19 (10.22%) Analytical Skills
12 18 (9.68%) MS Excel
12 18 (9.68%) Project Management
13 17 (9.14%) Test Scripting
14 15 (8.06%) MS Visio
14 15 (8.06%) Use Case
14 15 (8.06%) SDLC
14 15 (8.06%) Analytics
15 13 (6.99%) SoapUI
15 13 (6.99%) SOAP
15 13 (6.99%) ITIL
15 13 (6.99%) Windows
15 13 (6.99%) CRM
15 13 (6.99%) Telecoms
16 12 (6.45%) Oracle
16 12 (6.45%) Java

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 10 (5.38%) SharePoint
2 7 (3.76%) IIS
3 1 (0.54%) MS Project Server
3 1 (0.54%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 18 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 15 (8.06%) MS Visio
3 7 (3.76%) MS Office
4 4 (2.15%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (2.15%) MS Project
5 3 (1.61%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (2.69%) HFM
1 5 (2.69%) Hyperion Planning
1 5 (2.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.08%) FastStats
3 2 (1.08%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (1.08%) SAP Business ByDesign
3 2 (1.08%) SAP CO
3 2 (1.08%) SAP FI
3 2 (1.08%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (1.08%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.54%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.54%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.54%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.08%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.23%) DNS
1 6 (3.23%) Firewall
1 6 (3.23%) TCP/IP
2 5 (2.69%) FTP
2 5 (2.69%) Internet
2 5 (2.69%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (2.69%) NetScaler
2 5 (2.69%) Reverse Proxy
2 5 (2.69%) SSL
3 3 (1.61%) LAN
3 3 (1.61%) WAN
3 3 (1.61%) WLAN
4 1 (0.54%) Broadband
4 1 (0.54%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (0.54%) SAN
4 1 (0.54%) Skype
4 1 (0.54%) SMTP
4 1 (0.54%) VoIP
4 1 (0.54%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.84%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (2.15%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 4 (2.15%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.15%) Xcelsius
3 3 (1.61%) MS Access
3 3 (1.61%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.08%) Big Data
4 2 (1.08%) Data Mining
4 2 (1.08%) GIS
4 2 (1.08%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.08%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.54%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.54%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (0.54%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.54%) PowerCenter
5 1 (0.54%) Qlik Sense
5 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 13 (6.99%) SoapUI
2 7 (3.76%) Selenium
3 5 (2.69%) SpecFlow
3 5 (2.69%) WebDriver
4 3 (1.61%) Cucumber
5 2 (1.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (1.08%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.54%) Rational DOORS
General
1 25 (13.44%) Finance
2 13 (6.99%) Telecoms
3 9 (4.84%) Marketing
4 8 (4.30%) Retail
5 7 (3.76%) Legal
6 4 (2.15%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.08%) Electronics
8 1 (0.54%) Automotive
8 1 (0.54%) Banking
8 1 (0.54%) Billing
8 1 (0.54%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (6.99%) SOAP
2 11 (5.91%) XML
3 3 (1.61%) Web Services
4 2 (1.08%) EDI
4 2 (1.08%) Gherkin
5 1 (0.54%) .NET
5 1 (0.54%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.22%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.38%) Management Information System
3 5 (2.69%) User Experience
4 4 (2.15%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.61%) Blackberry
5 3 (1.61%) Cyberthreat
5 3 (1.61%) Smart Meter
6 2 (1.08%) CMDB
6 2 (1.08%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.08%) iPad
6 2 (1.08%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (1.08%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.54%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.54%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.54%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.54%) Life Science
7 1 (0.54%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.54%) Social Media
7 1 (0.54%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.54%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 13 (6.99%) Windows
2 10 (5.38%) Unix
3 9 (4.84%) Windows 7
4 4 (2.15%) Windows XP
5 3 (1.61%) Linux
6 1 (0.54%) AIX
6 1 (0.54%) Solaris
6 1 (0.54%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.54%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (23.66%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (22.04%) Data Protection
3 39 (20.97%) Business Analysis
4 31 (16.67%) Business Process Mapping
4 31 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 30 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management
6 23 (12.37%) BPMN
7 19 (10.22%) Business Intelligence
8 18 (9.68%) Project Management
9 17 (9.14%) Test Scripting
10 15 (8.06%) Analytics
10 15 (8.06%) SDLC
10 15 (8.06%) Use Case
11 13 (6.99%) CRM
11 13 (6.99%) ITIL
12 11 (5.91%) Data Analysis
12 11 (5.91%) Migration
13 10 (5.38%) Functional Testing
14 9 (4.84%) Change Management
14 9 (4.84%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (11.83%) SQL
2 12 (6.45%) Java
3 7 (3.76%) PL/SQL
4 5 (2.69%) C#
5 4 (2.15%) VB
6 2 (1.08%) C
6 2 (1.08%) C++
6 2 (1.08%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.08%) VBA
7 1 (0.54%) Korn
7 1 (0.54%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.54%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.54%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 30 (16.13%) Security Cleared
2 24 (12.90%) SC Cleared
3 7 (3.76%) Degree
4 6 (3.23%) CISSP
5 5 (2.69%) ACCA
5 5 (2.69%) CEH
5 5 (2.69%) GCIA
5 5 (2.69%) GCIH
6 4 (2.15%) CIMA
6 4 (2.15%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.08%) CCNP
7 2 (1.08%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.08%) ISEB
7 2 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.54%) CCDP
8 1 (0.54%) CCNA
8 1 (0.54%) HNC
8 1 (0.54%) MCSA
8 1 (0.54%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 5 (2.69%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.61%) QA
4 2 (1.08%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.54%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.54%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (5.91%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.69%) UAG
3 1 (0.54%) Firmware
3 1 (0.54%) Terminal Server
3 1 (0.54%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 5 (2.69%) RSA Security Analytics
2 3 (1.61%) RSA Archer
2 3 (1.61%) SCCM
3 1 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.54%) Nessus
3 1 (0.54%) Nexpose
3 1 (0.54%) Nmap
3 1 (0.54%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (0.54%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.54%) WSUS
Vendors
1 26 (13.98%) Microsoft
2 23 (12.37%) SAP
3 12 (6.45%) Oracle
4 5 (2.69%) Citrix
4 5 (2.69%) Hyperion
4 5 (2.69%) NetWitness
4 5 (2.69%) Remedy
5 4 (2.15%) HP
6 3 (1.61%) Cisco
6 3 (1.61%) Symantec
7 2 (1.08%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 2 (1.08%) Apteco
7 2 (1.08%) Ericsson
7 2 (1.08%) ESRI
7 2 (1.08%) F5
7 2 (1.08%) FireEye
7 2 (1.08%) Huawei
7 2 (1.08%) Nokia
7 2 (1.08%) Qualys
7 2 (1.08%) VMware
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