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 18 December 2014 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 10 10 12
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 86 129 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 9.49% 11.55% 9.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.54% 12.68% 10.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 64 40
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £304
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £203 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £389
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 8
Average hourly rate £14.25 £15.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.05 £14.00 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.45 £17.50 £26.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.67
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +2.24%
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
816 1017 1065
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 90.07% 91.05% 91.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 488 530 371
Average daily rate £400 £375 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £213 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 33 51
Average hourly rate £18.00 £14.00 £16.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -13.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £19.00 £26.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 18 December 2014.

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 18 December 2014, 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 49 (27.37%) Finance
2 29 (16.20%) Windows
3 28 (15.64%) Microsoft
4 24 (13.41%) SQL
5 23 (12.85%) Project Management
6 22 (12.29%) Business Analysis
6 22 (12.29%) Security Cleared
7 20 (11.17%) Active Directory
8 19 (10.61%) Windows 7
9 18 (10.06%) SC Cleared
9 18 (10.06%) MS Office
10 17 (9.50%) MS Excel
10 17 (9.50%) Agile Software Development
11 16 (8.94%) Oracle
11 16 (8.94%) Analytical Skills
12 15 (8.38%) ISEB
13 14 (7.82%) Migration
13 14 (7.82%) QA
13 14 (7.82%) SQL Server
13 14 (7.82%) ITIL
14 13 (7.26%) Data Modelling
15 12 (6.70%) MCP
15 12 (6.70%) Degree
15 12 (6.70%) Management Information System
15 12 (6.70%) DV Cleared
16 11 (6.15%) Stakeholder Management
16 11 (6.15%) SharePoint
16 11 (6.15%) Microsoft Certification
16 11 (6.15%) HP
17 10 (5.59%) MCSE

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 11 (6.15%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.35%) ArcGIS
3 4 (2.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (2.23%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (1.68%) CMS
5 2 (1.12%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.12%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.56%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.56%) LiveCycle
6 1 (0.56%) SAS
6 1 (0.56%) Oracle Spatial
6 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 18 (10.06%) MS Office
2 17 (9.50%) MS Excel
3 10 (5.59%) MS Visio
4 6 (3.35%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.12%) DOC1
5 2 (1.12%) MS Project
6 1 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.56%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 5 (2.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.12%) PeopleSoft Financials
3 1 (0.56%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.56%) Cerner Millennium
3 1 (0.56%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.56%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.56%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.56%) Agresso
3 1 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.56%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.56%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.12%) Office 365
2 1 (0.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.23%) TCP/IP
1 4 (2.23%) DHCP
2 3 (1.68%) LAN
2 3 (1.68%) VoIP
2 3 (1.68%) ADSL
2 3 (1.68%) VPN
2 3 (1.68%) DSL
3 2 (1.12%) Wireless
3 2 (1.12%) FTP
3 2 (1.12%) Intranet
3 2 (1.12%) DNS
3 2 (1.12%) WAN
4 1 (0.56%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.56%) MSRP
4 1 (0.56%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (0.56%) 4G
4 1 (0.56%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.56%) Broadband
4 1 (0.56%) 3G
4 1 (0.56%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (7.82%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.35%) QlikView
3 5 (2.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (2.79%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (2.23%) Data Mining
5 3 (1.68%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (1.68%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.12%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (1.12%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (1.12%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.12%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.56%) PerformancePoint
7 1 (0.56%) BusinessObjects XI
7 1 (0.56%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.56%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Power View
7 1 (0.56%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 3 (1.68%) GDB
1 3 (1.68%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.12%) JIRA
3 1 (0.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.56%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (0.56%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.56%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.56%) StarTeam
General
1 49 (27.37%) Finance
2 8 (4.47%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.35%) Retail
4 4 (2.23%) Billing
4 4 (2.23%) Banking
5 2 (1.12%) Legal
5 2 (1.12%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.12%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.12%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.56%) French Language
6 1 (0.56%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.56%) Marketing
6 1 (0.56%) Electronics
6 1 (0.56%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.35%) Web Services
2 2 (1.12%) HTML
2 2 (1.12%) .NET
3 1 (0.56%) HTML5
3 1 (0.56%) XML
3 1 (0.56%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.56%) CSS
3 1 (0.56%) SOAP
3 1 (0.56%) SAML
3 1 (0.56%) ArcObjects
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.94%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (6.70%) Management Information System
3 6 (3.35%) Open Source
4 5 (2.79%) GIS
4 5 (2.79%) Statistics
5 4 (2.23%) NHS
5 4 (2.23%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.12%) Credit Risk
6 2 (1.12%) User Experience
6 2 (1.12%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.56%) iPad
7 1 (0.56%) FMCG
7 1 (0.56%) iPhone
7 1 (0.56%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.56%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.56%) DTV
7 1 (0.56%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.56%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.56%) IVR
7 1 (0.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 29 (16.20%) Windows
2 19 (10.61%) Windows 7
3 6 (3.35%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (3.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (2.79%) Windows XP
5 3 (1.68%) UNIX
6 2 (1.12%) AIX
7 1 (0.56%) Android
7 1 (0.56%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.56%) Linux
7 1 (0.56%) Windows 2000
7 1 (0.56%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (12.85%) Project Management
2 22 (12.29%) Business Analysis
3 17 (9.50%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (7.82%) Migration
4 14 (7.82%) ITIL
5 13 (7.26%) Data Modelling
6 11 (6.15%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (5.59%) CRM
7 10 (5.59%) PRINCE2
7 10 (5.59%) Data Migration
8 9 (5.03%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (5.03%) User Stories
8 9 (5.03%) Data Analysis
9 8 (4.47%) Validation
9 8 (4.47%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (4.47%) ETL
9 8 (4.47%) Waterfall
10 7 (3.91%) Change Management
11 6 (3.35%) Scrum
11 6 (3.35%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (13.41%) SQL
2 3 (1.68%) C
2 3 (1.68%) Embedded C
3 2 (1.12%) Java
3 2 (1.12%) T-SQL
3 2 (1.12%) VBA
3 2 (1.12%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.56%) VB
4 1 (0.56%) PHP
4 1 (0.56%) C#
4 1 (0.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 22 (12.29%) Security Cleared
2 18 (10.06%) SC Cleared
3 15 (8.38%) ISEB
4 12 (6.70%) MCP
4 12 (6.70%) Degree
4 12 (6.70%) DV Cleared
5 11 (6.15%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (5.59%) MCSE
7 4 (2.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (1.68%) ISTQB
9 2 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.56%) PCI QSA
10 1 (0.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.56%) PMP
10 1 (0.56%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.56%) CCA
10 1 (0.56%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (0.56%) CISSP
10 1 (0.56%) CISA
10 1 (0.56%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.82%) QA
2 7 (3.91%) SLA
3 1 (0.56%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.56%) P3O
3 1 (0.56%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.56%) COBIT
System Software
1 20 (11.17%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.68%) XenApp
3 2 (1.12%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (1.12%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 2 (1.12%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (3.35%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (2.23%) SCCM
3 2 (1.12%) SCOM
4 1 (0.56%) HP UCMDB
4 1 (0.56%) WMI
Vendors
1 28 (15.64%) Microsoft
2 16 (8.94%) Oracle
3 11 (6.15%) HP
4 7 (3.91%) Business Objects
5 6 (3.35%) ESRI
6 5 (2.79%) Cisco
6 5 (2.79%) Symantec
6 5 (2.79%) Citrix
7 4 (2.23%) Informatica
7 4 (2.23%) SAP
8 3 (1.68%) PeopleSoft
9 2 (1.12%) Telerik
9 2 (1.12%) Ericsson
10 1 (0.56%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
10 1 (0.56%) Adobe
10 1 (0.56%) IBM
10 1 (0.56%) Cognos
10 1 (0.56%) Siebel
10 1 (0.56%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.56%) Cerner
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