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 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 2 2 13
Rank change year-on-year
0 +11
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 49 65 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 17.50% 26.86% 12.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.60% 28.51% 13.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 48 19
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£286 £323 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.24% -7.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £433 £467
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £20.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
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
250 228 235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 89.29% 94.21% 94.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 134 108
Average daily rate £369 £345 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.95% +6.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £475 £482
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 18
Average hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.77% -35.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -5.71%

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 June 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 30 June 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 23 (27.06%) Finance
2 21 (24.71%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (21.18%) Telecoms
4 16 (18.82%) Business Analysis
5 15 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (16.47%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (16.47%) Pharmaceutical
7 13 (15.29%) Business Intelligence
7 13 (15.29%) Information Security
8 11 (12.94%) Project Management
8 11 (12.94%) MS Office
8 11 (12.94%) Windows
8 11 (12.94%) ERP
9 10 (11.76%) Use Case
10 9 (10.59%) Remedy
10 9 (10.59%) Risk Management
11 8 (9.41%) Management Information System
11 8 (9.41%) SQL
11 8 (9.41%) Analytics
12 7 (8.24%) Test Scripting
12 7 (8.24%) ITIL
12 7 (8.24%) MS Excel
12 7 (8.24%) Microsoft
12 7 (8.24%) Scrum
13 6 (7.06%) Firewall
13 6 (7.06%) CRM
13 6 (7.06%) E-Commerce
13 6 (7.06%) SAP
13 6 (7.06%) User Acceptance Testing
13 6 (7.06%) Retail

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 3 (3.53%) SharePoint
1 3 (3.53%) Lync
2 2 (2.35%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (12.94%) MS Office
2 7 (8.24%) MS Excel
3 4 (4.71%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.35%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (4.71%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (3.53%) Remedy AR System
3 2 (2.35%) CODA-Financials
4 1 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.18%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (1.18%) SAP CCM
4 1 (1.18%) Unica
4 1 (1.18%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.53%) Office 365
2 1 (1.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.06%) Firewall
2 4 (4.71%) GPRS
2 4 (4.71%) UMTS
3 3 (3.53%) HTTP
3 3 (3.53%) LTE
3 3 (3.53%) 4G
3 3 (3.53%) Radio Access Network
4 2 (2.35%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (2.35%) Wireless
4 2 (2.35%) 2G
4 2 (2.35%) VLAN
4 2 (2.35%) Wireshark
4 2 (2.35%) ZigBee
4 2 (2.35%) HSPA
4 2 (2.35%) VPN
4 2 (2.35%) DNS
4 2 (2.35%) IPv6
4 2 (2.35%) 3G
4 2 (2.35%) 802.15
4 2 (2.35%) UTRAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.53%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (3.53%) MongoDB
1 3 (3.53%) NoSQL
2 2 (2.35%) Big Data
2 2 (2.35%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.35%) SAP BW
2 2 (2.35%) OLAP
3 1 (1.18%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.18%) DataStage
3 1 (1.18%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 5 (5.88%) JIRA
2 2 (2.35%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.18%) Toad
General
1 23 (27.06%) Finance
2 18 (21.18%) Telecoms
3 14 (16.47%) Pharmaceutical
4 6 (7.06%) Retail
5 3 (3.53%) Billing
5 3 (3.53%) Advertising
5 3 (3.53%) Marketing
5 3 (3.53%) French Language
6 2 (2.35%) Publishing
6 2 (2.35%) Banking
7 1 (1.18%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.18%) Back Office
7 1 (1.18%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.88%) HTML
1 5 (5.88%) Web Services
2 3 (3.53%) XML
2 3 (3.53%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 21 (24.71%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (9.41%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.71%) CMDB
4 3 (3.53%) Data Extraction
4 3 (3.53%) Web 2.0
4 3 (3.53%) User Experience
4 3 (3.53%) Smart Meter
5 2 (2.35%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.35%) Statistics
5 2 (2.35%) iSeries
6 1 (1.18%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.18%) Informatics
6 1 (1.18%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.18%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.18%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.18%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.18%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.18%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 11 (12.94%) Windows
2 4 (4.71%) Windows 7
2 4 (4.71%) 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%) Android
4 2 (2.35%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (18.82%) Business Analysis
2 15 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (16.47%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (15.29%) Information Security
4 13 (15.29%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (12.94%) Project Management
5 11 (12.94%) ERP
6 10 (11.76%) Use Case
7 9 (10.59%) Risk Management
8 8 (9.41%) Analytics
9 7 (8.24%) ITIL
9 7 (8.24%) Scrum
9 7 (8.24%) Test Scripting
10 6 (7.06%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (7.06%) CRM
10 6 (7.06%) E-Commerce
11 5 (5.88%) ITSM
12 4 (4.71%) GAP Analysis
12 4 (4.71%) Waterfall
12 4 (4.71%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 8 (9.41%) SQL
2 3 (3.53%) Java
2 3 (3.53%) Groovy
2 3 (3.53%) Scala
3 2 (2.35%) VBA
4 1 (1.18%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (4.71%) Degree
2 2 (2.35%) ISEB
3 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.18%) MOS
3 1 (1.18%) MCTS
3 1 (1.18%) MCITP
3 1 (1.18%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.18%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.18%) MCSE
3 1 (1.18%) MCSA
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 3 (3.53%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.35%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (2.35%) Netcool
1 2 (2.35%) SCCM
2 1 (1.18%) SCOM
2 1 (1.18%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (1.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (1.18%) Nagios
2 1 (1.18%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.18%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.18%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.18%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (10.59%) Remedy
2 7 (8.24%) Microsoft
3 6 (7.06%) SAP
4 5 (5.88%) HP
5 4 (4.71%) BMC
5 4 (4.71%) JD Edwards
6 3 (3.53%) MicroStrategy
6 3 (3.53%) Oracle
6 3 (3.53%) Cisco
7 2 (2.35%) ProCurve
7 2 (2.35%) Aerohive Networks
7 2 (2.35%) Meru Networks
7 2 (2.35%) ExactTarget
7 2 (2.35%) Ab Initio
7 2 (2.35%) Teradata
7 2 (2.35%) Nokia
7 2 (2.35%) CODA
7 2 (2.35%) Ericsson
7 2 (2.35%) Sage
7 2 (2.35%) CheckPoint
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