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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Analyst
Rank 71 65 66
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 6 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.62% 0.46% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.48% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 5
Average daily rate £480 £318 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+51.18% +19.81%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.74 £32.00 £27.20
% change year-on-year
-32.05% +17.64%
Senior 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
916 832 935
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 94.14% 95.30% 92.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 532 442 448
Average daily rate £400 £400 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £190 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 22 32
Average hourly rate £45.15 £19.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+131.55% +21.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £135.00 £42.50 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Analyst across the Reading region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Senior Analyst Daily Rate Histogram 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 9 February 2016, 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 7 (63.64%) SDLC
2 6 (54.55%) Defect Management
2 6 (54.55%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (36.36%) Finance
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle
3 4 (36.36%) Degree
4 3 (27.27%) Banking
4 3 (27.27%) Mathematics
4 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database
4 3 (27.27%) SQL
4 3 (27.27%) VB
5 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
5 2 (18.18%) HP
5 2 (18.18%) HP UFT
5 2 (18.18%) LoadRunner
5 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
5 2 (18.18%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Selenium
6 1 (9.09%) QlikView
6 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Manual Testing
6 1 (9.09%) MiFID
6 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (9.09%) eTOM
6 1 (9.09%) Business Development
6 1 (9.09%) Retail
6 1 (9.09%) Billing
6 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills

Senior Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database
2 1 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (9.09%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) HP UFT
1 2 (18.18%) LoadRunner
1 2 (18.18%) Selenium
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Banking
3 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
4 1 (9.09%) Billing
4 1 (9.09%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Mathematics
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) CMDB
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) SDLC
2 6 (54.55%) Defect Management
3 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
3 2 (18.18%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) BPR
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Business Development
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (9.09%) Convergent Charging
4 1 (9.09%) CRM
4 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) eTOM
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (9.09%) Manual Testing
4 1 (9.09%) RAD
4 1 (9.09%) Test Strategy
4 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
1 3 (27.27%) VB
2 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) FATCA
1 1 (9.09%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) HP
3 1 (9.09%) BMC
3 1 (9.09%) Informatica