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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 7 10 7
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 118 83 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 11.63% 9.63% 14.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.87% 10.68% 15.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 57 84
Average daily rate
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£363 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £196 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 4
Average hourly rate £11.49 £17.07 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.70% +26.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.48 £17.07 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £17.07 £126.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.84 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-1.06% +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
917 777 920
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 90.34% 90.14% 91.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 567 388 419
Average daily rate £400 £375 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £221 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 44 39
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.75 £10.50 £10.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £19.00 £49.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 54 (21.86%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (20.24%) Finance
3 46 (18.62%) Microsoft
4 40 (16.19%) SQL
4 40 (16.19%) Business Analysis
5 36 (14.57%) Security Cleared
6 34 (13.77%) Migration
7 30 (12.15%) MS Excel
8 29 (11.74%) MS Office
9 28 (11.34%) BDD
10 27 (10.93%) Test Scripting
10 27 (10.93%) Data Protection
11 26 (10.53%) SC Cleared
11 26 (10.53%) User Stories
11 26 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
12 21 (8.50%) Scrum
12 21 (8.50%) Telecoms
13 20 (8.10%) Windows
13 20 (8.10%) User Acceptance Testing
14 19 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
15 18 (7.29%) SAP
15 18 (7.29%) XML
15 18 (7.29%) TDD
16 17 (6.88%) Selenium
16 17 (6.88%) Windows 7
17 16 (6.48%) WebDriver
17 16 (6.48%) Test Automation
17 16 (6.48%) SDLC
17 16 (6.48%) C#
17 16 (6.48%) CRM

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 9 (3.64%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (2.43%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.21%) Smallworld
3 3 (1.21%) CMS
4 2 (0.81%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.81%) Confluence
4 2 (0.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.40%) SAS
5 1 (0.40%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.40%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.40%) Magnolia
Applications
1 30 (12.15%) MS Excel
2 29 (11.74%) MS Office
3 8 (3.24%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.40%) Mingle
4 1 (0.40%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.40%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (2.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.02%) PeopleSoft Financials
3 3 (1.21%) HFM
4 2 (0.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.81%) assyst
4 2 (0.81%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (0.81%) SAP MDM
4 2 (0.81%) SAP CO
4 2 (0.81%) SAP FI
4 2 (0.81%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.40%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.40%) Primavera
5 1 (0.40%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.43%) Office 365
2 3 (1.21%) SuccessFactors
2 3 (1.21%) SaaS
3 2 (0.81%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.21%) Intrusion Detection
1 3 (1.21%) Firewall
2 1 (0.40%) IP Telephony
2 1 (0.40%) LTE
2 1 (0.40%) 4G
2 1 (0.40%) VoLTE
2 1 (0.40%) Broadband
2 1 (0.40%) LAN
2 1 (0.40%) UMTS
2 1 (0.40%) VoIP
2 1 (0.40%) WAN
2 1 (0.40%) DHCP
2 1 (0.40%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.40%) DNS
2 1 (0.40%) Intranet
2 1 (0.40%) Internet
2 1 (0.40%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (5.67%) SQL Server
2 11 (4.45%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (2.43%) Data Mining
3 6 (2.43%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (2.43%) DB2
4 5 (2.02%) QlikView
4 5 (2.02%) Hadoop
5 4 (1.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (1.62%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (1.21%) Data Mart
6 3 (1.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.21%) Oracle BI EE
6 3 (1.21%) Hyperion Smart View
7 2 (0.81%) MySQL
8 1 (0.40%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.40%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.40%) MS Access
8 1 (0.40%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 17 (6.88%) Selenium
2 16 (6.48%) WebDriver
3 13 (5.26%) SoapUI
4 11 (4.45%) Cucumber
5 10 (4.05%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (3.24%) JIRA
7 5 (2.02%) SpecFlow
7 5 (2.02%) Fiddler
8 3 (1.21%) HP UFT
9 2 (0.81%) LoadRunner
9 2 (0.81%) Talend Open Studio
10 1 (0.40%) Git (software)
10 1 (0.40%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.40%) eggPlant
10 1 (0.40%) NeoLoad
10 1 (0.40%) Kiln
10 1 (0.40%) MSI
10 1 (0.40%) Subversion
10 1 (0.40%) Maven
10 1 (0.40%) TestComplete
General
1 50 (20.24%) Finance
2 21 (8.50%) Telecoms
3 7 (2.83%) Billing
4 5 (2.02%) Marketing
4 5 (2.02%) Banking
4 5 (2.02%) Back Office
5 4 (1.62%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.62%) Retail
6 2 (0.81%) Publishing
6 2 (0.81%) Electronics
6 2 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.40%) Front Office
7 1 (0.40%) Advertising
7 1 (0.40%) Legal
7 1 (0.40%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (7.29%) XML
2 14 (5.67%) SOAP
3 8 (3.24%) XSD
3 8 (3.24%) WCF
4 6 (2.43%) .NET
5 5 (2.02%) JSON
6 4 (1.62%) Web Services
7 3 (1.21%) HTML
8 2 (0.81%) JSR 170
8 2 (0.81%) CSS
9 1 (0.40%) JSP
9 1 (0.40%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.40%) WebSphere MQ
9 1 (0.40%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.40%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 1 (0.40%) jQuery
9 1 (0.40%) RESTful
9 1 (0.40%) HTML5
9 1 (0.40%) CSS3
9 1 (0.40%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 26 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (4.05%) Management Information System
3 8 (3.24%) User Experience
4 6 (2.43%) Mobile App
5 4 (1.62%) GIS
6 3 (1.21%) FMCG
6 3 (1.21%) NHS
6 3 (1.21%) Taxonomies
6 3 (1.21%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.81%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.81%) Life Science
7 2 (0.81%) DTV
7 2 (0.81%) Semantic Web
7 2 (0.81%) Statistics
7 2 (0.81%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.40%) Social Media
8 1 (0.40%) iSeries
8 1 (0.40%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.40%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 20 (8.10%) Windows
2 17 (6.88%) Windows 7
3 13 (5.26%) Linux
4 10 (4.05%) UNIX
5 5 (2.02%) Android
5 5 (2.02%) AIX
5 5 (2.02%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.40%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.40%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.40%) Solaris
6 1 (0.40%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (21.86%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (16.19%) Business Analysis
3 34 (13.77%) Migration
4 28 (11.34%) BDD
5 27 (10.93%) Data Protection
5 27 (10.93%) Test Scripting
6 26 (10.53%) User Stories
7 21 (8.50%) Scrum
8 20 (8.10%) User Acceptance Testing
9 19 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
10 18 (7.29%) TDD
11 16 (6.48%) CRM
11 16 (6.48%) Test Automation
11 16 (6.48%) SDLC
12 15 (6.07%) Analytics
12 15 (6.07%) Project Management
13 14 (5.67%) ETL
13 14 (5.67%) Stakeholder Management
14 13 (5.26%) Data Migration
14 13 (5.26%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 40 (16.19%) SQL
2 16 (6.48%) C#
3 10 (4.05%) Java
4 7 (2.83%) Python
5 4 (1.62%) Bash Shell
5 4 (1.62%) VBA
6 3 (1.21%) Perl
7 2 (0.81%) C
7 2 (0.81%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.81%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.40%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 1 (0.40%) Pascal
8 1 (0.40%) PL/1
8 1 (0.40%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 36 (14.57%) Security Cleared
2 26 (10.53%) SC Cleared
3 8 (3.24%) Degree
3 8 (3.24%) ISEB
4 7 (2.83%) ISTQB
5 5 (2.02%) DV Cleared
6 3 (1.21%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.21%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.81%) CCNA
8 1 (0.40%) CISSP
8 1 (0.40%) ACCA
8 1 (0.40%) CIMA
8 1 (0.40%) ACSA
8 1 (0.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.67%) QA
2 3 (1.21%) SLA
2 3 (1.21%) GAAP
3 2 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.81%) COBIT
4 1 (0.40%) DO-178B
4 1 (0.40%) PMBOK
System Software
1 15 (6.07%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.40%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.81%) Netcool
Vendors
1 46 (18.62%) Microsoft
2 18 (7.29%) SAP
3 15 (6.07%) PeopleSoft
4 5 (2.02%) Ab Initio
5 4 (1.62%) Remedy
6 3 (1.21%) Citrix
6 3 (1.21%) HP
6 3 (1.21%) Omniture
7 2 (0.81%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.81%) Alias
7 2 (0.81%) LANDesk
7 2 (0.81%) hybris
7 2 (0.81%) Google
7 2 (0.81%) Talend
7 2 (0.81%) ServiceNow
7 2 (0.81%) EMC
7 2 (0.81%) Oracle
8 1 (0.40%) Cisco
8 1 (0.40%) IBM
8 1 (0.40%) Adobe
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