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 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 5 10 4
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 127 93 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 15.51% 10.09% 14.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.09% 11.11% 15.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 59 73
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £223 £142
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £440 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 3
Average hourly rate £13.00 £16.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.21% +22.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +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
743 837 829
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 90.72% 90.78% 92.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 400 372 361
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £262 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 28 41
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.25 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.12 £22.05 £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

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 6 July 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 6 July 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 51 (19.47%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (19.08%) Microsoft
3 46 (17.56%) Finance
4 43 (16.41%) Security Cleared
5 38 (14.50%) Analytical Skills
6 35 (13.36%) SC Cleared
6 35 (13.36%) SQL
7 34 (12.98%) Business Analysis
8 33 (12.60%) Migration
9 32 (12.21%) MS Office
10 28 (10.69%) Windows
11 27 (10.31%) MS Excel
12 25 (9.54%) Test Scripting
13 23 (8.78%) Windows 7
13 23 (8.78%) Telecoms
14 22 (8.40%) XML
14 22 (8.40%) Active Directory
14 22 (8.40%) User Acceptance Testing
15 20 (7.63%) Scrum
16 19 (7.25%) Stakeholder Management
17 18 (6.87%) CRM
17 18 (6.87%) ETL
18 17 (6.49%) Business Intelligence
18 17 (6.49%) HP Quality Center
18 17 (6.49%) SDLC
19 16 (6.11%) BDD
19 16 (6.11%) Selenium
19 16 (6.11%) Project Management
20 15 (5.73%) Linux
20 15 (5.73%) SOAP

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 13 (4.96%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (1.91%) CMS
3 4 (1.53%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.53%) Sitecore CMS
3 4 (1.53%) Confluence
4 3 (1.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (0.76%) Smallworld
5 2 (0.76%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.38%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.38%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.38%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.38%) SAS
6 1 (0.38%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.38%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 32 (12.21%) MS Office
2 27 (10.31%) MS Excel
3 7 (2.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.76%) MS Project
5 1 (0.38%) Mingle
5 1 (0.38%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.38%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (1.91%) PeopleSoft Financials
1 5 (1.91%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (1.53%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.15%) HFM
4 2 (0.76%) SAP MDM
4 2 (0.76%) assyst
5 1 (0.38%) Fredhopper
5 1 (0.38%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.38%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.38%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.38%) Primavera
5 1 (0.38%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.29%) Office 365
2 3 (1.15%) SaaS
3 2 (0.76%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.38%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.15%) Intrusion Detection
1 3 (1.15%) Firewall
2 2 (0.76%) 3G
2 2 (0.76%) LTE
2 2 (0.76%) 4G
3 1 (0.38%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (0.38%) VoLTE
3 1 (0.38%) 2G
3 1 (0.38%) IP Telephony
3 1 (0.38%) ATM
3 1 (0.38%) LAN
3 1 (0.38%) UMTS
3 1 (0.38%) VoIP
3 1 (0.38%) WAN
3 1 (0.38%) DHCP
3 1 (0.38%) HTTP
3 1 (0.38%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.38%) DNS
3 1 (0.38%) DMZ
3 1 (0.38%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (5.73%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.58%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (2.67%) DB2
4 6 (2.29%) Data Mining
5 5 (1.91%) QlikView
5 5 (1.91%) Hadoop
6 4 (1.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (1.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (1.53%) Star Schema
6 4 (1.53%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (1.15%) Data Mart
7 3 (1.15%) Hyperion Smart View
7 3 (1.15%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (0.76%) MySQL
8 2 (0.76%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.38%) SAP BW
9 1 (0.38%) SAP BI
9 1 (0.38%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.38%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 16 (6.11%) Selenium
2 13 (4.96%) SoapUI
3 12 (4.58%) WebDriver
4 11 (4.20%) JIRA
5 10 (3.82%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (3.05%) Cucumber
7 6 (2.29%) HP UFT
8 5 (1.91%) Fiddler
9 4 (1.53%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 2 (0.76%) Talend Open Studio
10 2 (0.76%) LoadRunner
10 2 (0.76%) SpecFlow
11 1 (0.38%) Jenkins
11 1 (0.38%) eggPlant
11 1 (0.38%) NeoLoad
11 1 (0.38%) Kiln
11 1 (0.38%) MSI
11 1 (0.38%) Subversion
11 1 (0.38%) Maven
11 1 (0.38%) Ant
General
1 46 (17.56%) Finance
2 23 (8.78%) Telecoms
3 8 (3.05%) Billing
4 6 (2.29%) Banking
5 4 (1.53%) Back Office
5 4 (1.53%) Marketing
6 3 (1.15%) Retail
6 3 (1.15%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.38%) Electronics
8 1 (0.38%) Publishing
8 1 (0.38%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (8.40%) XML
2 15 (5.73%) SOAP
3 8 (3.05%) WCF
3 8 (3.05%) XSD
4 6 (2.29%) .NET
5 5 (1.91%) JSON
5 5 (1.91%) JSR 170
6 3 (1.15%) Gherkin
6 3 (1.15%) Web Services
7 2 (0.76%) HTML
7 2 (0.76%) RESTful
8 1 (0.38%) HTML5
8 1 (0.38%) CSS3
8 1 (0.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (0.38%) Application Packaging
8 1 (0.38%) Software Packaging
8 1 (0.38%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 1 (0.38%) jQuery
8 1 (0.38%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (0.38%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 38 (14.50%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (4.58%) Management Information System
3 10 (3.82%) User Experience
4 4 (1.53%) Semantic Web
5 3 (1.15%) GIS
5 3 (1.15%) Taxonomies
5 3 (1.15%) Mathematics
5 3 (1.15%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (0.76%) FMCG
6 2 (0.76%) Visualisation
6 2 (0.76%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.76%) Life Science
6 2 (0.76%) Statistics
6 2 (0.76%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.38%) EPoS
7 1 (0.38%) NHS
7 1 (0.38%) DTV
7 1 (0.38%) AS400
7 1 (0.38%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 28 (10.69%) Windows
2 23 (8.78%) Windows 7
3 15 (5.73%) Linux
4 10 (3.82%) UNIX
5 6 (2.29%) AIX
6 2 (0.76%) Windows XP
6 2 (0.76%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.38%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.38%) Android
7 1 (0.38%) Solaris
7 1 (0.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (19.47%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (12.98%) Business Analysis
3 33 (12.60%) Migration
4 25 (9.54%) Test Scripting
5 22 (8.40%) User Acceptance Testing
6 20 (7.63%) Scrum
7 19 (7.25%) Stakeholder Management
8 18 (6.87%) CRM
8 18 (6.87%) ETL
9 17 (6.49%) Business Intelligence
9 17 (6.49%) SDLC
10 16 (6.11%) BDD
10 16 (6.11%) Project Management
11 14 (5.34%) ITIL
11 14 (5.34%) Data Migration
11 14 (5.34%) User Stories
12 13 (4.96%) Test Automation
13 12 (4.58%) Waterfall
13 12 (4.58%) Analytics
13 12 (4.58%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 35 (13.36%) SQL
2 10 (3.82%) C#
3 6 (2.29%) Java
3 6 (2.29%) Python
4 3 (1.15%) Bash Shell
4 3 (1.15%) Perl
5 2 (0.76%) C
5 2 (0.76%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.38%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.38%) VB
6 1 (0.38%) VBA
6 1 (0.38%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 1 (0.38%) Pascal
6 1 (0.38%) PL/1
6 1 (0.38%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 43 (16.41%) Security Cleared
2 35 (13.36%) SC Cleared
3 11 (4.20%) ISEB
4 8 (3.05%) ISTQB
5 6 (2.29%) Degree
6 5 (1.91%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (1.91%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (1.53%) CCNA
8 3 (1.15%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.38%) CCENT
10 1 (0.38%) ACCA
10 1 (0.38%) CIMA
10 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.34%) QA
2 6 (2.29%) SLA
3 3 (1.15%) GAAP
4 1 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.38%) COBIT
4 1 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.38%) DO-178B
4 1 (0.38%) PMBOK
System Software
1 22 (8.40%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 17 (6.49%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.15%) Netcool
3 1 (0.38%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (0.38%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 50 (19.08%) Microsoft
2 14 (5.34%) SAP
3 13 (4.96%) PeopleSoft
4 5 (1.91%) Ab Initio
4 5 (1.91%) Remedy
5 4 (1.53%) Citrix
5 4 (1.53%) Informatica
5 4 (1.53%) HP
5 4 (1.53%) Sitecore
6 3 (1.15%) Omniture
6 3 (1.15%) Google
6 3 (1.15%) LANDesk
6 3 (1.15%) Oracle
7 2 (0.76%) Business Objects
7 2 (0.76%) Cisco
7 2 (0.76%) IBM
7 2 (0.76%) EMC
7 2 (0.76%) Atlassian
7 2 (0.76%) Talend
7 2 (0.76%) ServiceNow
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