The median contractor rate for a Technical Analyst was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 3 months to 25 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.

Technical Analyst
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 105 110
Rank change year-on-year +17 +5  
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 12 14 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.66% 0.60% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 0.65% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 3
Median daily rate £425 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.55% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £414 £386
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £450 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £17.75 £23.00
% change year-on-year -29.57% -22.82%  

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 1661 2158 2287
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 91.72% 92.82% 92.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 812 1151 1152
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 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 95 92
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -30.39%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £13.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £26.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Technical Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Analyst in Berkshire

Technical Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Analyst in Berkshire

Technical Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Analyst in Berkshire over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Technical Analyst in Berkshire

Technical Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Technical Analyst in Berkshire

Technical 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 Technical Analyst within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 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 +16 4 - -
Bracknell - 4 £425 -
Slough 0 1 £181 -59.88%
Technical Analyst
South East

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, Technical 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 Technical Analyst in the job title.

1 10 (41.67%) SQL
1 10 (41.67%) ITIL
2 9 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (33.33%) ITSM
4 7 (29.17%) Service Management
5 6 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 6 (25.00%) Remedy
6 5 (20.83%) ETL
6 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Excel
6 5 (20.83%) DB2
6 5 (20.83%) Ab Initio
6 5 (20.83%) Teradata
6 5 (20.83%) ServiceNow
6 5 (20.83%) Mentoring
7 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
7 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 3 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (12.50%) SAP
8 3 (12.50%) COBOL
8 3 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (12.50%) Mainframe
8 3 (12.50%) Replication
8 3 (12.50%) Finance
8 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (12.50%) Data Analysis
8 3 (12.50%) Big Data
8 3 (12.50%) Remedy ITSM
8 3 (12.50%) Hadoop

Technical 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 2 (8.33%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Remedy ITSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) DB2
2 3 (12.50%) Big Data
2 3 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (12.50%) Hadoop
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 3 (12.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.50%) Mainframe
2 3 (12.50%) Replication
3 2 (8.33%) Algorithms
4 1 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Unix
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) ITIL
2 8 (33.33%) ITSM
3 7 (29.17%) Service Management
4 5 (20.83%) ETL
4 5 (20.83%) Mentoring
5 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (12.50%) Data Analysis
7 2 (8.33%) Analytics
7 2 (8.33%) Business Analysis
7 2 (8.33%) Data Privacy
7 2 (8.33%) Data Visualisation
7 2 (8.33%) Incident Management
7 2 (8.33%) System Testing
7 2 (8.33%) Test Scripting
7 2 (8.33%) Test Strategy
7 2 (8.33%) Visualisation
7 2 (8.33%) Wireframes
8 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (4.17%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) SQL
2 3 (12.50%) COBOL
3 1 (4.17%) C#
3 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.17%) ISEB
2 1 (4.17%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) Data Quality
1 2 (8.33%) IFRS
1 2 (8.33%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Remedy
2 5 (20.83%) Ab Initio
2 5 (20.83%) ServiceNow
2 5 (20.83%) Teradata
3 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (12.50%) SAP
5 1 (4.17%) ArcSight
5 1 (4.17%) HP