Period
to 23 November 2017

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

Senior Analyst
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 76 98
Rank change year-on-year +7 +22 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 19 19 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.48% 1.28% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.58% 1.41% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 9 8
Reading median daily rate £425 £438 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.86% - -
10th Percentile £413 £393 £379
90th Percentile £538 £470 £497
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £450
% change year-on-year - -5.56% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading. 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
Reading
Contract vacancies in Reading with a recognized job title 1201 1346 1820
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.39% 90.40% 94.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 716 719 1083
Reading median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £250 £228 £220
90th Percentile £575 £570 £538
Berkshire median daily rate £420 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +5.00% +1.27% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 78 129
Reading median hourly rate £14.00 £14.75 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.08% -31.55% +23.14%
10th Percentile £9.73 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £41.00 £43.28 £47.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £21.55
% change year-on-year - -32.71% +23.14%

Senior Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Analyst in Reading

Senior Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Analyst in Reading

Senior Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Analyst in Reading over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior Analyst in Reading

Senior Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Senior Analyst in Reading

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Senior 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 Reading region featuring Senior Analyst in the job title.

1 15 (78.95%) Finance
2 11 (57.89%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (52.63%) Oracle
4 9 (47.37%) Unix
4 9 (47.37%) SLA
4 9 (47.37%) Project Management
4 9 (47.37%) SQL
4 9 (47.37%) Workflow
4 9 (47.37%) Oracle Workflow
4 9 (47.37%) Data Analysis
4 9 (47.37%) Systems Analysis
4 9 (47.37%) Oracle BPM
4 9 (47.37%) Defect Management
4 9 (47.37%) Sonata
5 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
6 2 (10.53%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 2 (10.53%) Cybercrime
6 2 (10.53%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
6 2 (10.53%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
6 2 (10.53%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (10.53%) DV Cleared
6 2 (10.53%) Banking
6 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (5.26%) Information Security
7 1 (5.26%) Retail
7 1 (5.26%) Service Management
7 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
7 1 (5.26%) HP

Senior Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 (47.37%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 9 (47.37%) Oracle BPM
1 9 (47.37%) Sonata
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Intrusion Detection
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) JIRA
General
1 15 (78.95%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (57.89%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Cybercrime
3 1 (5.26%) CMDB
3 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Data Analysis
1 9 (47.37%) Defect Management
1 9 (47.37%) Project Management
1 9 (47.37%) Systems Analysis
1 9 (47.37%) Workflow
2 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
2 2 (10.53%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 2 (10.53%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (10.53%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (5.26%) Data Protection
3 1 (5.26%) ETL
3 1 (5.26%) Information Security
3 1 (5.26%) ITIL
3 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
3 1 (5.26%) Scenario Testing
3 1 (5.26%) Service Management
3 1 (5.26%) SOA
3 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (5.26%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) DV Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (47.37%) SLA
2 1 (5.26%) GDPR
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) HP
2 1 (5.26%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (5.26%) SAP