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 30 September 2014 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 1 5 2
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 68 40 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 23.21% 15.56% 26.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 24.91% 16.53% 29.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 23 25
Average daily rate
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£308 £310 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.80% -4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £230 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £429 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.74% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 3
Average hourly rate £37.50 £12.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+212.50% -11.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- -6.45%
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
273 242 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 93.17% 94.16% 92.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 125 75
Average daily rate £330 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £185 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 13 9
Average hourly rate £12.00 £17.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.42% +29.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £36.00 £200.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 49 (36.57%) Telecoms
2 39 (29.10%) Finance
3 33 (24.63%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (23.13%) Business Analysis
5 25 (18.66%) ITIL
6 22 (16.42%) Analytical Skills
7 20 (14.93%) Java
8 18 (13.43%) SQL
8 18 (13.43%) Business Intelligence
9 17 (12.69%) DNS
9 17 (12.69%) Service Management
9 17 (12.69%) ISEB
10 16 (11.94%) Stakeholder Management
11 15 (11.19%) Marketing
11 15 (11.19%) SAP
12 14 (10.45%) Windows
13 13 (9.70%) .NET
13 13 (9.70%) Scrum
14 12 (8.96%) Manufacturing
14 12 (8.96%) Service Delivery
14 12 (8.96%) QA
14 12 (8.96%) Degree
14 12 (8.96%) Use Case
14 12 (8.96%) Project Management
15 11 (8.21%) IIS
15 11 (8.21%) Advertising
16 10 (7.46%) Electronics
16 10 (7.46%) Programme Management
16 10 (7.46%) Digital Marketing
16 10 (7.46%) SAP Oil and Gas

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 11 (8.21%) IIS
2 6 (4.48%) IBM Notes
3 4 (2.99%) Lotus Domino
3 4 (2.99%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.99%) GlassFish
4 3 (2.24%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.49%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.75%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.75%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (5.22%) MS Visio
1 7 (5.22%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (3.73%) MS Project
3 4 (2.99%) MS Office
3 4 (2.99%) MS Excel
4 3 (2.24%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (7.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (2.24%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.75%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 17 (12.69%) DNS
2 7 (5.22%) Firewall
3 5 (3.73%) HTTP
3 5 (3.73%) TCP/IP
4 4 (2.99%) SSL
4 4 (2.99%) DHCP
4 4 (2.99%) IPsec
4 4 (2.99%) 2G
4 4 (2.99%) Wireshark
4 4 (2.99%) 3G
4 4 (2.99%) Network Security
5 3 (2.24%) IPv6
5 3 (2.24%) SS7
5 3 (2.24%) ISUP
5 3 (2.24%) INAP
6 2 (1.49%) DAB
6 2 (1.49%) SIGTRAN
6 2 (1.49%) GGSN
6 2 (1.49%) SGSN
6 2 (1.49%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (7.46%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.73%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (2.24%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (2.24%) MS Access
3 3 (2.24%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (1.49%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.49%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.49%) DB2
4 2 (1.49%) DataStage
5 1 (0.75%) OLTP
5 1 (0.75%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.75%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (2.99%) Toad
1 4 (2.99%) TeamCity
1 4 (2.99%) MSBuild
2 3 (2.24%) WebDriver
2 3 (2.24%) JIRA
2 3 (2.24%) Selenium
3 2 (1.49%) Rational Performance Tester
3 2 (1.49%) JProfiler
3 2 (1.49%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (1.49%) LoadRunner
3 2 (1.49%) Introscope
General
1 49 (36.57%) Telecoms
2 39 (29.10%) Finance
3 15 (11.19%) Marketing
4 12 (8.96%) Manufacturing
5 11 (8.21%) Advertising
6 10 (7.46%) Electronics
7 4 (2.99%) Banking
8 3 (2.24%) Retail
9 2 (1.49%) Billing
10 1 (0.75%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.75%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (9.70%) .NET
2 9 (6.72%) SOAP
3 5 (3.73%) J2EE
4 4 (2.99%) Flash
5 3 (2.24%) Web Services
6 2 (1.49%) JDBC
6 2 (1.49%) HTML
6 2 (1.49%) ODBC
6 2 (1.49%) Middleware
6 2 (1.49%) LAMP
6 2 (1.49%) .NET Framework
6 2 (1.49%) JSON
6 2 (1.49%) RESTful
6 2 (1.49%) REST
7 1 (0.75%) Rendezvous
7 1 (0.75%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (16.42%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (7.46%) DTV
3 7 (5.22%) Management Information System
3 7 (5.22%) Smart Meter
4 5 (3.73%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.99%) CLARiiON
6 3 (2.24%) iSeries
6 3 (2.24%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.24%) User Experience
6 3 (2.24%) CMDB
7 2 (1.49%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.49%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.49%) Thin Client
7 2 (1.49%) Learning Management System
7 2 (1.49%) Web 2.0
7 2 (1.49%) Home Automation
8 1 (0.75%) IVR
8 1 (0.75%) Social Media
8 1 (0.75%) AS400
8 1 (0.75%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 14 (10.45%) Windows
2 8 (5.97%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (5.22%) UNIX
4 6 (4.48%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (4.48%) Solaris
4 6 (4.48%) Linux
5 4 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.75%) Android
7 1 (0.75%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.75%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.75%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.75%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (24.63%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (23.13%) Business Analysis
3 25 (18.66%) ITIL
4 18 (13.43%) Business Intelligence
5 17 (12.69%) Service Management
6 16 (11.94%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (9.70%) Scrum
8 12 (8.96%) Service Delivery
8 12 (8.96%) Project Management
8 12 (8.96%) Use Case
9 10 (7.46%) Digital Marketing
9 10 (7.46%) Programme Management
9 10 (7.46%) Software Testing
10 9 (6.72%) UML
10 9 (6.72%) CRM
11 7 (5.22%) Change Management
11 7 (5.22%) User Acceptance Testing
12 6 (4.48%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (4.48%) SOA
12 6 (4.48%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 20 (14.93%) Java
2 18 (13.43%) SQL
3 4 (2.99%) Perl
3 4 (2.99%) RPG
3 4 (2.99%) PowerShell
3 4 (2.99%) RPG IV
4 2 (1.49%) Scala
4 2 (1.49%) C++
4 2 (1.49%) VB
4 2 (1.49%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.49%) Groovy
5 1 (0.75%) VBA
5 1 (0.75%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.75%) RPG/400
Qualifications
1 17 (12.69%) ISEB
2 12 (8.96%) Degree
3 8 (5.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (5.22%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (3.73%) ACCA
5 5 (3.73%) CIMA
6 4 (2.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (2.24%) RHCE
7 3 (2.24%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (2.24%) CCNA
7 3 (2.24%) JNCIA
7 3 (2.24%) ISTQB
8 2 (1.49%) CBAP
8 2 (1.49%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.75%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.96%) QA
2 5 (3.73%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.75%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.75%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (2.99%) NFS
1 4 (2.99%) vSphere
2 1 (0.75%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (7.46%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (2.99%) NetBackup
3 2 (1.49%) nmon
Vendors
1 15 (11.19%) SAP
2 10 (7.46%) HP
3 8 (5.97%) Oracle
3 8 (5.97%) Microsoft
3 8 (5.97%) Remedy
4 7 (5.22%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (4.48%) Lotus
5 6 (4.48%) Citrix
5 6 (4.48%) Business Objects
5 6 (4.48%) LANDesk
6 5 (3.73%) Siebel
7 4 (2.99%) Cisco
7 4 (2.99%) Adobe
7 4 (2.99%) EMC
7 4 (2.99%) Red Hat
7 4 (2.99%) Symantec
7 4 (2.99%) VMware
7 4 (2.99%) Redknee
7 4 (2.99%) F5
8 3 (2.24%) Juniper
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