The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Slough region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 3 4 5
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 62 39 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 24.12% 16.60% 15.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 25.83% 17.65% 16.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 23 21
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£285 £300 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
- +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £11.00 £19.00 £200.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.10% -90.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Job Titles Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
240 221 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 93.39% 94.04% 94.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 113 97
Average daily rate £350 £350 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -22.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 4
Average hourly rate £15.00 £35.00 £122.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.14% -71.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £14.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.90 £36.00 £200.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Analyst
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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 28 July 2014.

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 28 July 2014, 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 45 (33.83%) Telecoms
2 44 (33.08%) Finance
3 34 (25.56%) Business Analysis
4 29 (21.80%) Oracle
5 28 (21.05%) CRM
5 28 (21.05%) Use Case
6 26 (19.55%) UML
7 24 (18.05%) Systems Analysis
8 17 (12.78%) Marketing
8 17 (12.78%) .NET
9 16 (12.03%) Siebel
10 15 (11.28%) ITIL
10 15 (11.28%) Windows
11 14 (10.53%) Java
12 13 (9.77%) Advertising
13 12 (9.02%) Microsoft
13 12 (9.02%) ISEB
13 12 (9.02%) SAP
13 12 (9.02%) Business Intelligence
14 11 (8.27%) DNS
14 11 (8.27%) MS Office
15 10 (7.52%) SQL
15 10 (7.52%) HP
15 10 (7.52%) Scrum
16 9 (6.77%) Programme Management
16 9 (6.77%) Agile Software Development
16 9 (6.77%) Software Testing
16 9 (6.77%) Salesforce.com
16 9 (6.77%) Project Management
16 9 (6.77%) SOAP

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 4 (3.01%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (1.50%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.50%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.50%) IIS
3 2 (1.50%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 11 (8.27%) MS Office
2 9 (6.77%) MS Excel
3 4 (3.01%) MS Visio
3 4 (3.01%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.26%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (2.26%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (5.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.75%) SAP SRM
2 1 (0.75%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.75%) SAP MM
2 1 (0.75%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.27%) DNS
2 4 (3.01%) TCP/IP
2 4 (3.01%) 3G
2 4 (3.01%) SS7
2 4 (3.01%) Firewall
2 4 (3.01%) SIGTRAN
2 4 (3.01%) 2G
3 3 (2.26%) Wireshark
3 3 (2.26%) Network Security
3 3 (2.26%) LTE
3 3 (2.26%) IPsec
3 3 (2.26%) IPv6
3 3 (2.26%) VPN
3 3 (2.26%) HTTP
3 3 (2.26%) SNMP
3 3 (2.26%) SSL
3 3 (2.26%) LAN
3 3 (2.26%) WAN
3 3 (2.26%) DHCP
4 2 (1.50%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.76%) SQL Server
1 5 (3.76%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (2.26%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (2.26%) MS Access
2 3 (2.26%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (1.50%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.50%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.50%) DB2
3 2 (1.50%) RDBMS
3 2 (1.50%) DataStage
4 1 (0.75%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 4 (3.01%) Toad
2 3 (2.26%) Selenium
2 3 (2.26%) WebDriver
3 2 (1.50%) JProfiler
3 2 (1.50%) Selenium IDE
3 2 (1.50%) Rational Performance Tester
3 2 (1.50%) Rational Rose
3 2 (1.50%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (1.50%) LoadRunner
3 2 (1.50%) Introscope
3 2 (1.50%) JIRA
4 1 (0.75%) Oracle Forms
General
1 45 (33.83%) Telecoms
2 44 (33.08%) Finance
3 17 (12.78%) Marketing
4 13 (9.77%) Advertising
5 7 (5.26%) Electronics
5 7 (5.26%) Manufacturing
6 4 (3.01%) Banking
7 2 (1.50%) Retail
8 1 (0.75%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (12.78%) .NET
2 9 (6.77%) SOAP
3 5 (3.76%) J2EE
3 5 (3.76%) .NET Framework
4 3 (2.26%) JSON
4 3 (2.26%) REST
5 2 (1.50%) Middleware
5 2 (1.50%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.50%) JDBC
5 2 (1.50%) XML
5 2 (1.50%) ODBC
6 1 (0.75%) Rendezvous
6 1 (0.75%) Web Services
6 1 (0.75%) HTML
6 1 (0.75%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.02%) Smart Meter
2 7 (5.26%) DTV
2 7 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.01%) Mobile App
3 4 (3.01%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.26%) Learning Management System
4 3 (2.26%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.50%) Thin Client
5 2 (1.50%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.50%) Fat Client
5 2 (1.50%) iSeries
6 1 (0.75%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.75%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.75%) Firmware
6 1 (0.75%) IVR
6 1 (0.75%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 15 (11.28%) Windows
2 7 (5.26%) Linux
2 7 (5.26%) UNIX
2 7 (5.26%) Windows 7
3 6 (4.51%) Solaris
4 4 (3.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (2.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.50%) Windows XP
6 2 (1.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (25.56%) Business Analysis
2 28 (21.05%) CRM
2 28 (21.05%) Use Case
3 26 (19.55%) UML
4 24 (18.05%) Systems Analysis
5 15 (11.28%) ITIL
6 12 (9.02%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (7.52%) Scrum
8 9 (6.77%) Software Testing
8 9 (6.77%) Project Management
8 9 (6.77%) Programme Management
8 9 (6.77%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (6.02%) Service Management
10 7 (5.26%) Digital Marketing
10 7 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (4.51%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (4.51%) Service Delivery
12 5 (3.76%) Data Modelling
12 5 (3.76%) Fault Management
12 5 (3.76%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 14 (10.53%) Java
2 10 (7.52%) SQL
3 4 (3.01%) Perl
3 4 (3.01%) C#
4 2 (1.50%) C++
4 2 (1.50%) PL/SQL
4 2 (1.50%) RPG
4 2 (1.50%) VB
4 2 (1.50%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.50%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 12 (9.02%) ISEB
2 7 (5.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (4.51%) Degree
4 4 (3.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (2.26%) RHCE
5 3 (2.26%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (2.26%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.26%) CCNA
5 3 (2.26%) JNCIA
6 2 (1.50%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.50%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.75%) ACCA
7 1 (0.75%) CIMA
7 1 (0.75%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.02%) PCI DSS
2 4 (3.01%) QA
3 1 (0.75%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.75%) SLA
3 1 (0.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (3.01%) NFS
2 1 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (6.77%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.50%) nmon
Vendors
1 29 (21.80%) Oracle
2 16 (12.03%) Siebel
3 12 (9.02%) Microsoft
3 12 (9.02%) SAP
4 10 (7.52%) HP
5 9 (6.77%) Salesforce.com
6 8 (6.02%) Remedy
7 6 (4.51%) Citrix
8 4 (3.01%) Cisco
8 4 (3.01%) Red Hat
8 4 (3.01%) Redknee
9 3 (2.26%) NetCracker
9 3 (2.26%) Comptel
9 3 (2.26%) F5
9 3 (2.26%) MobileIron
9 3 (2.26%) Sun
9 3 (2.26%) Ericsson
9 3 (2.26%) Business Objects
9 3 (2.26%) Juniper
10 2 (1.50%) IBM
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