The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Analyst
Rank 69 59 73
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +14
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 3 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.30% 0.70% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.78% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 3
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£438 £403 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% +7.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.12 £22.75 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-15.96% -18.75%
Senior Analyst
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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
915 768 910
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 90.15% 90.04% 91.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 578 391 422
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 £225 £220 £238
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 47 48 38
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -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 £22.80 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -

Senior Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Senior Analyst in the job title across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Senior Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Senior Analyst across the Reading region.

Senior Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Senior Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Senior Analyst across the Reading region.

Senior Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Senior Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region that cited Senior 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 Senior Analyst in their job title.

1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) HP UFT
2 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (44.44%) Non-Functional Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 3 (33.33%) Reverse Engineering
3 3 (33.33%) Hadoop
3 3 (33.33%) Digital Forensics
3 3 (33.33%) Analytics
3 3 (33.33%) Cyber Security
3 3 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (33.33%) Malware Analysis
3 3 (33.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (33.33%) Taxonomies
3 3 (33.33%) Perl
3 3 (33.33%) Firewall
3 3 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (33.33%) Data Mining
4 2 (22.22%) ETL
4 2 (22.22%) MS Office
4 2 (22.22%) UNIX
4 2 (22.22%) Linux
4 2 (22.22%) LoadRunner
4 2 (22.22%) HP
4 2 (22.22%) ISEB
4 2 (22.22%) Migration
4 2 (22.22%) ISTQB

Senior Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region that cited Senior 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 Senior Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) PeopleSoft Financials
1 1 (11.11%) HFM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Firewall
1 3 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (33.33%) Data Mining
1 3 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 1 (11.11%) Hyperion Smart View
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) HP UFT
2 2 (22.22%) LoadRunner
2 2 (22.22%) Selenium
2 2 (22.22%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) General Ledger
3 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Taxonomies
1 3 (33.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (11.11%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) UNIX
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Non-Functional Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Analytics
2 3 (33.33%) Cyber Security
2 3 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (33.33%) Malware Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) Reverse Engineering
2 3 (33.33%) Digital Forensics
3 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
3 2 (22.22%) SDLC
3 2 (22.22%) ETL Development
3 2 (22.22%) ETL
3 2 (22.22%) Migration
3 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
3 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
3 2 (22.22%) Data Migration
3 2 (22.22%) V-Model
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (11.11%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 3 (33.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) ISEB
2 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
2 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
1 1 (11.11%) GAAP
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) HP
1 2 (22.22%) Talend
2 1 (11.11%) PeopleSoft