Period
to 23 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Senior Analyst was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

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.

Senior Analyst
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 132 130 140
Rank change year-on-year -2 +10 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 42 31 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.02% 0.78% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.11% 0.84% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 18 24
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -4.49% +11.25%
10th Percentile £373 £346 £367
90th Percentile £663 £475 £507
South East median daily rate £425 £403 £425
% change year-on-year +5.59% -5.29% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - £34.25 -
South East median hourly rate £18.19 £34.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year -46.90% +24.55% +58.27%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Berkshire
Contract vacancies in Berkshire with a recognized job title 3,774 3,672 4,508
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 91.85% 92.68% 92.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,999 1,958 2,402
Berkshire median daily rate £420 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.17%
10th Percentile £258 £238 £231
90th Percentile £588 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 175 241
Berkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -25.00% +17.41%
10th Percentile £10.57 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £42.30 £49.80 £48.75
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year +2.86% -10.23% +21.84%

Senior Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings that featured Senior Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Analyst in Berkshire

Senior Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Analyst in Berkshire

Senior Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Analyst in Berkshire over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior Analyst in Berkshire

Senior Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Senior Analyst in Berkshire

Senior 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 Senior Analyst within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 23 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +14 16 £425 -2.86% 2
Slough +8 6 £506 +46.74%
Windsor -2 3 £450 -7.69%
Maidenhead -9 3 £375 -11.76% 2
Bracknell -1 1 - - 2
Newbury - 1 £400 -
Senior Analyst
South East

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, Senior Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region featuring Senior Analyst in the job title.

1 19 (45.24%) Finance
2 17 (40.48%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 14 (33.33%) Oracle
4 12 (28.57%) SQL
4 12 (28.57%) SLA
5 11 (26.19%) Project Management
6 9 (21.43%) Unix
6 9 (21.43%) Systems Analysis
6 9 (21.43%) Workflow
6 9 (21.43%) Oracle Workflow
6 9 (21.43%) Defect Management
6 9 (21.43%) Sonata
6 9 (21.43%) Oracle BPM
7 8 (19.05%) Security Cleared
7 8 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (19.05%) Business Analysis
8 7 (16.67%) Firewall
8 7 (16.67%) SC Cleared
9 5 (11.90%) Office 365
9 5 (11.90%) Cybersecurity
9 5 (11.90%) PMO
9 5 (11.90%) Migration
9 5 (11.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 5 (11.90%) Intrusion Detection
9 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Excel
9 5 (11.90%) Microsoft
10 4 (9.52%) CRM
10 4 (9.52%) Windows
10 4 (9.52%) Linux

Senior 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 9 (21.43%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (11.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (4.76%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 9 (21.43%) Oracle BPM
1 9 (21.43%) Sonata
2 4 (9.52%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (7.14%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (16.67%) Firewall
2 5 (11.90%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (9.52%) DHCP
3 4 (9.52%) DNS
3 4 (9.52%) WAN
4 3 (7.14%) LAN
4 3 (7.14%) Network Security
4 3 (7.14%) TCP/IP
4 3 (7.14%) VLAN
5 1 (2.38%) BGP
5 1 (2.38%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (2.38%) EIGRP
5 1 (2.38%) MPLS
5 1 (2.38%) OSPF
5 1 (2.38%) Skype
5 1 (2.38%) SMTP
5 1 (2.38%) Unified Communications
5 1 (2.38%) VoIP
5 1 (2.38%) VXLAN
5 1 (2.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) DB2
1 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) JIRA
General
1 19 (45.24%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Marketing
2 3 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.76%) Back Office
3 2 (4.76%) Retail
4 1 (2.38%) French Language
4 1 (2.38%) German Language
4 1 (2.38%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (40.48%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.14%) CMDB
2 3 (7.14%) Cyberattack
2 3 (7.14%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (4.76%) Cybercrime
3 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.76%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.38%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.43%) Unix
2 4 (9.52%) Linux
2 4 (9.52%) Windows
3 3 (7.14%) Windows 10
3 3 (7.14%) Windows 7
3 3 (7.14%) Windows 8
3 3 (7.14%) Windows Server
3 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.76%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 11 (26.19%) Project Management
3 9 (21.43%) Defect Management
3 9 (21.43%) Systems Analysis
3 9 (21.43%) Workflow
4 8 (19.05%) Business Analysis
4 8 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (11.90%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (11.90%) Migration
6 4 (9.52%) CRM
6 4 (9.52%) Data Migration
6 4 (9.52%) Information Security
6 4 (9.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (7.14%) Analytics
7 3 (7.14%) ITIL
7 3 (7.14%) Malware Analysis
7 3 (7.14%) Open Source
7 3 (7.14%) Service Management
7 3 (7.14%) SIEM
7 3 (7.14%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 12 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (2.38%) C
2 1 (2.38%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (19.05%) Security Cleared
2 7 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.76%) ACCA
3 2 (4.76%) CIMA
3 2 (4.76%) CREST Certified
3 2 (4.76%) Degree
3 2 (4.76%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.38%) CCA
4 1 (2.38%) CCNA
4 1 (2.38%) CCNP
4 1 (2.38%) CISA
4 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.38%) CISM
4 1 (2.38%) CISSP
4 1 (2.38%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (2.38%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
4 1 (2.38%) MCP
4 1 (2.38%) MCSE
4 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (28.57%) SLA
2 5 (11.90%) PMO
3 2 (4.76%) GDPR
4 1 (2.38%) Data Quality
4 1 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (2.38%) PCI DSS
4 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 3 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (7.14%) XenApp
1 3 (7.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) EnCase
1 3 (7.14%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 14 (33.33%) Oracle
2 5 (11.90%) Microsoft
3 4 (9.52%) SAP
4 3 (7.14%) Apple
4 3 (7.14%) Citrix
4 3 (7.14%) Forcepoint
4 3 (7.14%) PeopleSoft
4 3 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (7.14%) Siebel
4 3 (7.14%) Splunk
4 3 (7.14%) Symantec
4 3 (7.14%) VMware
5 2 (4.76%) Canon
5 2 (4.76%) Cisco
5 2 (4.76%) MobileIron
5 2 (4.76%) Polycom
6 1 (2.38%) Brocade
6 1 (2.38%) Fortinet
6 1 (2.38%) HP
6 1 (2.38%) JDA