The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Slough region that had Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 1 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 39 48 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 24.38% 17.14% 27.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 25.83% 18.60% 28.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 31 48
Median daily rate £363 £285 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.19% -12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £15.00 - £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
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
151 258 230
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 94.38% 92.14% 95.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 163 134
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 2
Median hourly rate £12.50 £18.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.43% +8.82%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Slough region that featured Analyst in the job title.

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 29 June 2016.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Slough region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 24 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 17 (23.61%) Finance
3 15 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (19.44%) SQL
5 13 (18.06%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (16.67%) HP
6 12 (16.67%) ITIL
7 11 (15.28%) UML
7 11 (15.28%) Smart Meter
7 11 (15.28%) Requirements Analysis
8 10 (13.89%) Use Case
8 10 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (13.89%) Systems Analysis
9 9 (12.50%) Waterfall
10 8 (11.11%) MS Project
10 8 (11.11%) CISSP
11 7 (9.72%) Microsoft
11 7 (9.72%) ETL
11 7 (9.72%) MS Office
11 7 (9.72%) .NET
11 7 (9.72%) XML
11 7 (9.72%) MS Excel
11 7 (9.72%) SIEM
11 7 (9.72%) Degree
12 6 (8.33%) Time Management
12 6 (8.33%) Splunk
12 6 (8.33%) ArcSight
12 6 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (8.33%) HTML
12 6 (8.33%) Java

Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.78%) IBM Notes
2 2 (2.78%) IIS
3 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.39%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.39%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.39%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.39%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (11.11%) MS Project
2 7 (9.72%) MS Excel
2 7 (9.72%) MS Office
3 2 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.78%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.78%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (5.56%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.56%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (4.17%) Remedy AR System
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) FinancialForce.com
1 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.56%) ZigBee
2 3 (4.17%) 802.15
2 3 (4.17%) DNS
2 3 (4.17%) Firewall
2 3 (4.17%) IPv6
3 2 (2.78%) Internet
3 2 (2.78%) IPX
4 1 (1.39%) ASN.1
4 1 (1.39%) Broadband
4 1 (1.39%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.39%) ISUP
4 1 (1.39%) S/MIME
4 1 (1.39%) SAN
4 1 (1.39%) SCCP
4 1 (1.39%) SIGTRAN
4 1 (1.39%) SS7
4 1 (1.39%) SSL
4 1 (1.39%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.39%) VPN
4 1 (1.39%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (5.56%) Big Data
2 4 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (5.56%) DataStage
3 3 (4.17%) Data Mart
3 3 (4.17%) OLAP
4 2 (2.78%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.39%) Cognos Report Studio
5 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (6.94%) Toad
2 1 (1.39%) JIRA
General
1 24 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 17 (23.61%) Finance
3 4 (5.56%) Marketing
4 3 (4.17%) Portuguese Language
4 3 (4.17%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.39%) Billing
5 1 (1.39%) Brand Awareness
5 1 (1.39%) French Language
5 1 (1.39%) German Language
5 1 (1.39%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.72%) .NET
1 7 (9.72%) XML
2 6 (8.33%) HTML
3 3 (4.17%) 802.1X
3 3 (4.17%) Web Services
4 1 (1.39%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.39%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.39%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (1.39%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (1.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (1.39%) Middleware
4 1 (1.39%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (15.28%) Smart Meter
3 5 (6.94%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.56%) CMDB
5 2 (2.78%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.78%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (1.39%) CESG
6 1 (1.39%) Chip and PIN
6 1 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.39%) EPoS
6 1 (1.39%) FMCG
6 1 (1.39%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.39%) PKI
6 1 (1.39%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.56%) Windows
2 3 (4.17%) Unix
3 2 (2.78%) Linux
3 2 (2.78%) NetWare
3 2 (2.78%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (2.78%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.39%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (18.06%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (16.67%) ITIL
3 11 (15.28%) Requirements Analysis
3 11 (15.28%) UML
4 10 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (13.89%) Systems Analysis
4 10 (13.89%) Use Case
5 9 (12.50%) Waterfall
6 7 (9.72%) ETL
6 7 (9.72%) SIEM
7 6 (8.33%) Data Modelling
7 6 (8.33%) ITSM
7 6 (8.33%) Time Management
8 5 (6.94%) Business Continuity
8 5 (6.94%) CRM
8 5 (6.94%) Project Management
8 5 (6.94%) Service Management
8 5 (6.94%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (6.94%) V-Model
9 4 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (19.44%) SQL
2 6 (8.33%) Java
3 1 (1.39%) C#
3 1 (1.39%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.39%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (11.11%) CISSP
2 7 (9.72%) Degree
3 4 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.78%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.78%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.39%) CCNA
5 1 (1.39%) CISA
5 1 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.39%) CISM
5 1 (1.39%) CompTIA Security+
5 1 (1.39%) CREST Certified
5 1 (1.39%) ECIH
5 1 (1.39%) GCFA
5 1 (1.39%) GCFE
5 1 (1.39%) GCIA
5 1 (1.39%) GCIH
5 1 (1.39%) GREM
5 1 (1.39%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.39%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.56%) QA
2 3 (4.17%) ISO22301
2 3 (4.17%) SLA
3 2 (2.78%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.39%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.39%) UAG
Systems Management
1 3 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.39%) BladeLogic
2 1 (1.39%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (1.39%) HP UCMDB
2 1 (1.39%) Netcool
Vendors
1 12 (16.67%) HP
2 7 (9.72%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.33%) ArcSight
3 6 (8.33%) Splunk
4 5 (6.94%) BMC
4 5 (6.94%) Cognos
4 5 (6.94%) Informatica
5 4 (5.56%) Remedy
5 4 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (4.17%) ServiceNow
7 2 (2.78%) Cisco
7 2 (2.78%) Lotus
7 2 (2.78%) Marketo
7 2 (2.78%) NetSuite
7 2 (2.78%) Novell
7 2 (2.78%) Oracle
7 2 (2.78%) SAP
7 2 (2.78%) Siebel
8 1 (1.39%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.39%) IBM
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