The median contractor rate for an Analyst was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Analyst
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 2 2
Rank change year-on-year -3 0  
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 223 326 391
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 12.21% 13.69% 15.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.30% 14.76% 17.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 205 219
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £299 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £457 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +3.57% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 20 15
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.77% +9.09%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.60 £11.45 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £45.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £14.60 £14.00
% change year-on-year +2.73% +4.28%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1677 2209 2298
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 91.79% 92.74% 92.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 816 1179 1166
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £373
% change year-on-year - +7.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 95 89
Median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -27.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.05 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £25.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire that featured Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Berkshire

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Analyst in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Analyst in Berkshire

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Berkshire over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analyst in Berkshire

Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analyst in Berkshire

Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Berkshire over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Analyst in Berkshire

Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -3 56 £363 -4.22% 16
Bracknell -1 28 £338 - 6
Maidenhead +3 27 £310 -16.77% 9
Slough +1 24 £325 -7.14% 4
Newbury +1 14 £438 +6.06% 1
Wokingham +1 3 £130 -64.13% 2
Windsor - 3 £425 -
Analyst
South East

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, 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 Berkshire region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 93 (20.67%) Finance
2 75 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 74 (16.44%) Telecoms
4 70 (15.56%) Business Analysis
5 63 (14.00%) Microsoft
5 63 (14.00%) Analytical Skills
6 58 (12.89%) Agile Software Development
7 56 (12.44%) SAP
8 47 (10.44%) SQL
9 43 (9.56%) Project Management
10 41 (9.11%) Stakeholder Management
11 39 (8.67%) ITIL
12 38 (8.44%) CRM
12 38 (8.44%) Business Intelligence
13 35 (7.78%) ERP
13 35 (7.78%) Degree
14 34 (7.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
15 33 (7.33%) SQL Server
16 32 (7.11%) Marketing
16 32 (7.11%) Analytics
17 27 (6.00%) Scrum
17 27 (6.00%) Windows
18 26 (5.78%) Oracle
18 26 (5.78%) User Stories
19 25 (5.56%) Data Modelling
20 24 (5.33%) Retail
21 23 (5.11%) Data Analysis
22 22 (4.89%) Active Directory
22 22 (4.89%) Test Scripting
23 21 (4.67%) Security Cleared

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 16 (3.56%) SharePoint
2 12 (2.67%) SAS
3 8 (1.78%) Smallworld
4 5 (1.11%) IIS
5 4 (0.89%) Confluence
5 4 (0.89%) MS Project Server
6 3 (0.67%) Apache Spark
6 3 (0.67%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.44%) Apache
7 2 (0.44%) Jetty
7 2 (0.44%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.44%) Skype for Business
7 2 (0.44%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.22%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.22%) CMS
8 1 (0.22%) JBoss
8 1 (0.22%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.22%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.22%) WordPress
Applications
1 75 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 34 (7.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 20 (4.44%) Microsoft Office
4 15 (3.33%) MS Visio
5 9 (2.00%) Spreadsheet
6 7 (1.56%) Microsoft Project
7 2 (0.44%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.44%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 20 (4.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (2.22%) Maximo
2 10 (2.22%) NetSuite
3 8 (1.78%) Dynamics GP
3 8 (1.78%) SAP ERP
4 7 (1.56%) Remedy ITSM
5 4 (0.89%) PeopleSoft HRMS
6 3 (0.67%) Oracle Receivables
6 3 (0.67%) SAP BPC
6 3 (0.67%) SAP GRC
6 3 (0.67%) WebTrends
7 2 (0.44%) Changepoint
7 2 (0.44%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.44%) FRx
7 2 (0.44%) Oracle Payables
7 2 (0.44%) SAP HCM
7 2 (0.44%) SAP HR
7 2 (0.44%) SAP Hybris
7 2 (0.44%) Scribe Insight
8 1 (0.22%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.56%) SaaS
2 5 (1.11%) Adobe Analytics
3 4 (0.89%) Office 365
4 3 (0.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.44%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (0.44%) SurveyMonkey
5 2 (0.44%) Taleo
6 1 (0.22%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.22%) Force.com
6 1 (0.22%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.22%) GoToWebinar
6 1 (0.22%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.56%) VPN
1 7 (1.56%) WAN
2 6 (1.33%) Firewall
2 6 (1.33%) Internet
3 4 (0.89%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (0.89%) LAN
4 2 (0.44%) 4G
4 2 (0.44%) Broadband
4 2 (0.44%) DHCP
4 2 (0.44%) DNS
4 2 (0.44%) HTTP
4 2 (0.44%) LDAP
4 2 (0.44%) Network Security
4 2 (0.44%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.44%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (0.44%) Wireless
5 1 (0.22%) MVNO
5 1 (0.22%) Skype
5 1 (0.22%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.22%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (7.33%) SQL Server
2 19 (4.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (2.89%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (2.22%) GIS
5 8 (1.78%) Big Data
5 8 (1.78%) BusinessObjects
5 8 (1.78%) DB2
5 8 (1.78%) QlikView
5 8 (1.78%) Relational Database
5 8 (1.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (1.56%) Data Mining
7 6 (1.33%) Hadoop
7 6 (1.33%) MS Access
8 4 (0.89%) PowerPivot
9 3 (0.67%) Apache Hive
9 3 (0.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 3 (0.67%) MySQL
9 3 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (0.67%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (0.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 11 (2.44%) JIRA
2 6 (1.33%) Selenium
3 5 (1.11%) WebDriver
4 3 (0.67%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.44%) Cucumber
5 2 (0.44%) Eclipse
5 2 (0.44%) JMeter
5 2 (0.44%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.22%) Ant
6 1 (0.22%) Apache Ivy
6 1 (0.22%) Appium
6 1 (0.22%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.22%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.22%) Calabash
6 1 (0.22%) eggPlant
6 1 (0.22%) Gradle
6 1 (0.22%) HP UFT
6 1 (0.22%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.22%) Mocha
6 1 (0.22%) Toad
General
1 93 (20.67%) Finance
2 74 (16.44%) Telecoms
3 32 (7.11%) Marketing
4 24 (5.33%) Retail
5 17 (3.78%) Pharmaceutical
6 13 (2.89%) Billing
7 10 (2.22%) Banking
8 7 (1.56%) Legal
8 7 (1.56%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.44%) Advertising
9 2 (0.44%) Back Office
9 2 (0.44%) French Language
9 2 (0.44%) General Ledger
9 2 (0.44%) German Language
9 2 (0.44%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.44%) Local Government
10 1 (0.22%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.22%) Mandarin Language
10 1 (0.22%) Polish Language
10 1 (0.22%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (1.78%) XML
2 7 (1.56%) HTML
3 5 (1.11%) .NET
4 4 (0.89%) Web Services
5 3 (0.67%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (0.44%) CSS
6 2 (0.44%) EDI
6 2 (0.44%) SOAP
7 1 (0.22%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.22%) Behat
7 1 (0.22%) COM
7 1 (0.22%) Flash
7 1 (0.22%) JSON
7 1 (0.22%) ODBC
7 1 (0.22%) REST
7 1 (0.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (0.22%) Velocity
7 1 (0.22%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 63 (14.00%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (3.56%) Management Information System
3 11 (2.44%) Life Science
4 10 (2.22%) User Experience
5 9 (2.00%) Replication
6 8 (1.78%) Credit Risk
7 6 (1.33%) Mobile App
8 4 (0.89%) Data Protection Act
8 4 (0.89%) Handset
9 3 (0.67%) Algorithms
9 3 (0.67%) Computer Science
9 3 (0.67%) Greenfield Project
9 3 (0.67%) Mainframe
9 3 (0.67%) Robotics
9 3 (0.67%) Smart Meter
10 2 (0.44%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.44%) FMCG
10 2 (0.44%) Internet of Things
10 2 (0.44%) Taxonomies
11 1 (0.22%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 27 (6.00%) Windows
2 9 (2.00%) Windows 7
3 8 (1.78%) Unix
4 5 (1.11%) Linux
5 4 (0.89%) Windows Server
6 3 (0.67%) Windows 2000 Server
6 3 (0.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.44%) CentOS
7 2 (0.44%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.22%) Android
8 1 (0.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (15.56%) Business Analysis
2 58 (12.89%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (9.56%) Project Management
4 41 (9.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 39 (8.67%) ITIL
6 38 (8.44%) Business Intelligence
6 38 (8.44%) CRM
7 35 (7.78%) ERP
8 32 (7.11%) Analytics
9 27 (6.00%) Scrum
10 26 (5.78%) User Stories
11 25 (5.56%) Data Modelling
12 23 (5.11%) Data Analysis
13 22 (4.89%) Test Scripting
14 21 (4.67%) Migration
15 18 (4.00%) Process Improvement
16 17 (3.78%) Service Management
16 17 (3.78%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 17 (3.78%) User Acceptance Testing
17 16 (3.56%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 47 (10.44%) SQL
2 11 (2.44%) Java
3 8 (1.78%) C
4 7 (1.56%) VBA
5 5 (1.11%) C#
5 5 (1.11%) Python
6 3 (0.67%) COBOL
6 3 (0.67%) JavaScript
6 3 (0.67%) PHP
6 3 (0.67%) PL/SQL
6 3 (0.67%) PowerShell
6 3 (0.67%) Scala
7 2 (0.44%) Magik
8 1 (0.22%) ABAP
8 1 (0.22%) C++
8 1 (0.22%) Groovy
8 1 (0.22%) R
8 1 (0.22%) Ruby
8 1 (0.22%) sed
8 1 (0.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 35 (7.78%) Degree
2 21 (4.67%) Security Cleared
3 13 (2.89%) ISEB
4 11 (2.44%) DV Cleared
5 9 (2.00%) SC Cleared
6 8 (1.78%) ACCA
6 8 (1.78%) CIMA
7 7 (1.56%) ISTQB
8 6 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (1.33%) Numerate Degree
9 5 (1.11%) CCNP
9 5 (1.11%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (0.89%) CCNA
10 4 (0.89%) CSQA
10 4 (0.89%) MCP
11 3 (0.67%) CISA
11 3 (0.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 3 (0.67%) MCSE
11 3 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.11%) PMO
1 14 (3.11%) QA
2 13 (2.89%) IFRS
3 11 (2.44%) Data Quality
4 9 (2.00%) IFRS 9
4 9 (2.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 9 (2.00%) SLA
5 6 (1.33%) Basel II
6 4 (0.89%) GAAP
7 3 (0.67%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.44%) Actionable Recommendations
8 2 (0.44%) GMP
8 2 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.44%) MiFID
9 1 (0.22%) COBIT
9 1 (0.22%) EMIR
9 1 (0.22%) GDPR
9 1 (0.22%) IAS 39
9 1 (0.22%) ISO 31000
9 1 (0.22%) Solvency II
System Software
1 22 (4.89%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.89%) ProxySG
3 2 (0.44%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 7 (1.56%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.67%) Tivoli
3 2 (0.44%) IBM BigFix
4 1 (0.22%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.22%) ArcSight ESM
4 1 (0.22%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 63 (14.00%) Microsoft
2 56 (12.44%) SAP
3 26 (5.78%) Oracle
4 14 (3.11%) HP
5 13 (2.89%) Tableau
6 12 (2.67%) Remedy
7 10 (2.22%) Workday
8 9 (2.00%) ServiceNow
9 8 (1.78%) Cisco
9 8 (1.78%) Salesforce.com
9 8 (1.78%) Siebel
10 6 (1.33%) Ab Initio
10 6 (1.33%) Teradata
11 5 (1.11%) Adobe
11 5 (1.11%) Blue Coat
11 5 (1.11%) Informatica
12 4 (0.89%) Ariba
12 4 (0.89%) Google
12 4 (0.89%) PeopleSoft
12 4 (0.89%) Trillium
Bracknell, Berkshire
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Spencer Rose
Rate: Up to £420 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Networkers
Rate: £11.15 - £13.65 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Modis International
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £26 to £33 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
ECMWF
Posted: 9 days ago