The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Slough 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 2 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 4 3 5
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 44 59 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 15.55% 21.61% 16.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.74% 23.05% 17.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 35 22
Average daily rate
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£263 £335 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.64% +0.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £167 £210 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £433 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Average hourly rate - £11.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.92 £14.62 £14.25
% change year-on-year
+2.05% +2.59%
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 Slough 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
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
248 256 245
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 87.63% 93.77% 94.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 142 117
Average daily rate £338 £330 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -8.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £219 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 14
Average hourly rate £17.50 £11.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.09% -37.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.00 £23.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.24 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.41% -

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Slough

Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Slough region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 24 (28.24%) Finance
2 16 (18.82%) MS Office
2 16 (18.82%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (17.65%) Information Security
3 15 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (16.47%) Windows
4 14 (16.47%) SQL
4 14 (16.47%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (16.47%) Microsoft
5 13 (15.29%) ITIL
5 13 (15.29%) Telecoms
5 13 (15.29%) Pharmaceutical
6 11 (12.94%) Use Case
7 10 (11.76%) Risk Management
7 10 (11.76%) ERP
8 9 (10.59%) HP
8 9 (10.59%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (10.59%) Waterfall
9 8 (9.41%) Windows 7
10 7 (8.24%) Management Information System
10 7 (8.24%) MS Excel
10 7 (8.24%) Business Analysis
10 7 (8.24%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (8.24%) Test Scripting
11 6 (7.06%) Analytics
11 6 (7.06%) Systems Analysis
11 6 (7.06%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (7.06%) OLAP
11 6 (7.06%) Active Directory
11 6 (7.06%) Firewall

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 5 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.71%) Lync
3 3 (3.53%) SAS
3 3 (3.53%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 16 (18.82%) MS Office
2 7 (8.24%) MS Excel
3 4 (4.71%) MS Visio
3 4 (4.71%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.35%) CODA-Financials
1 2 (2.35%) SAP CCM
1 2 (2.35%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.18%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.18%) Remedy AR System
2 1 (1.18%) Unica
2 1 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.18%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.88%) Office 365
2 1 (1.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.06%) Firewall
2 5 (5.88%) GPRS
2 5 (5.88%) UMTS
3 4 (4.71%) 4G
3 4 (4.71%) Radio Access Network
4 3 (3.53%) Wireless
4 3 (3.53%) 2G
4 3 (3.53%) Wireshark
4 3 (3.53%) ZigBee
4 3 (3.53%) HSPA
4 3 (3.53%) LTE
4 3 (3.53%) 3GPP
4 3 (3.53%) DNS
4 3 (3.53%) IPv6
4 3 (3.53%) 3G
4 3 (3.53%) 802.15
5 2 (2.35%) UTRAN
5 2 (2.35%) MPLS
5 2 (2.35%) ATM
5 2 (2.35%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.06%) OLAP
1 6 (7.06%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (5.88%) DataStage
3 2 (2.35%) SAP BW
3 2 (2.35%) Big Data
4 1 (1.18%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.18%) OLAP Cube
4 1 (1.18%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.18%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.18%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.18%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.18%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 5 (5.88%) Toad
2 2 (2.35%) HP UFT
2 2 (2.35%) JIRA
2 2 (2.35%) Selenium
2 2 (2.35%) WebDriver
3 1 (1.18%) SoapUI
General
1 24 (28.24%) Finance
2 13 (15.29%) Pharmaceutical
2 13 (15.29%) Telecoms
3 5 (5.88%) Retail
4 3 (3.53%) Marketing
4 3 (3.53%) French Language
5 2 (2.35%) Banking
6 1 (1.18%) Billing
6 1 (1.18%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.18%) Back Office
6 1 (1.18%) Advertising
6 1 (1.18%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.53%) 802.1X
2 2 (2.35%) REST
2 2 (2.35%) AngularJS
2 2 (2.35%) HTML
2 2 (2.35%) SOAP
2 2 (2.35%) Web Services
2 2 (2.35%) XML
3 1 (1.18%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 16 (18.82%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.24%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.71%) Smart Meter
4 2 (2.35%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.35%) Data Extraction
4 2 (2.35%) iSeries
4 2 (2.35%) CMDB
4 2 (2.35%) Statistics
5 1 (1.18%) Informatics
5 1 (1.18%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.18%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.18%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.18%) Web 2.0
5 1 (1.18%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.18%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.18%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.18%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (16.47%) Windows
2 8 (9.41%) Windows 7
3 3 (3.53%) Apple iOS
3 3 (3.53%) Windows XP
4 2 (2.35%) Mac OS X
4 2 (2.35%) Windows CE
4 2 (2.35%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.18%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.18%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (17.65%) Information Security
1 15 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (16.47%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (15.29%) ITIL
4 11 (12.94%) Use Case
5 10 (11.76%) ERP
5 10 (11.76%) Risk Management
6 9 (10.59%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (10.59%) Waterfall
7 7 (8.24%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (8.24%) Business Analysis
7 7 (8.24%) Test Scripting
8 6 (7.06%) Analytics
8 6 (7.06%) Systems Analysis
9 5 (5.88%) Six Sigma
9 5 (5.88%) ETL
9 5 (5.88%) DSDM
9 5 (5.88%) CRM
9 5 (5.88%) Inmon Methodology
9 5 (5.88%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 14 (16.47%) SQL
2 3 (3.53%) Java
3 2 (2.35%) C#
3 2 (2.35%) VBA
4 1 (1.18%) Groovy
4 1 (1.18%) Scala
4 1 (1.18%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (4.71%) MCSA
3 2 (2.35%) Degree
3 2 (2.35%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.35%) MOS
3 2 (2.35%) MCTS
3 2 (2.35%) MCITP
3 2 (2.35%) MCSE
3 2 (2.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.18%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.18%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.18%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.88%) QA
2 3 (3.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.35%) SLA
4 1 (1.18%) COBIT
4 1 (1.18%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (7.06%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.53%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (5.88%) SCCM
2 2 (2.35%) SCOM
2 2 (2.35%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.35%) CA LISA
2 2 (2.35%) CA Spectrum
2 2 (2.35%) Netcool
2 2 (2.35%) Nagios
2 2 (2.35%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (2.35%) NetBackup
2 2 (2.35%) Backup Exec
2 2 (2.35%) WSUS
3 1 (1.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 14 (16.47%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.59%) HP
3 5 (5.88%) Citrix
3 5 (5.88%) Cognos
3 5 (5.88%) Informatica
4 4 (4.71%) SAP
4 4 (4.71%) CA
4 4 (4.71%) Cisco
5 3 (3.53%) MicroStrategy
5 3 (3.53%) CheckPoint
6 2 (2.35%) Symantec
6 2 (2.35%) Remedy
6 2 (2.35%) McAfee
6 2 (2.35%) BT
6 2 (2.35%) Nokia
6 2 (2.35%) CODA
6 2 (2.35%) JD Edwards
6 2 (2.35%) Sage
6 2 (2.35%) Oracle
6 2 (2.35%) Ericsson