Period
to 23 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Technical Analyst was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 6 months to 23 July 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 110 97
Rank change year-on-year +34 -13 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 5 2 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.40% 0.11% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.12% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 8
Reading median daily rate £425 £379 £411
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.29% -7.96% +31.60%
10th Percentile £413 £377 £355
90th Percentile £438 £380 £456
Berkshire median daily rate £369 £450 £431
% change year-on-year -18.06% +4.35% +1.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Reading. 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
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1168 1704 1802
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 92.77% 92.86% 93.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 602 962 981
Reading median daily rate £410 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% - +8.11%
10th Percentile £205 £243 £228
90th Percentile £575 £538 £535
Berkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 69 78
Reading median hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -25.75% +34.69%
10th Percentile £9.25 £9.25 £11.18
90th Percentile £55.08 £43.62 £39.13
Berkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £18.55
% change year-on-year +7.14% -24.53% +9.12%

Technical Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Analyst in Reading

Technical Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Analyst in Reading

Technical Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Technical Analyst in Reading

Technical Analyst Skill Set
Top 24 Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Reading region featuring Technical Analyst in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 4 (80.00%) Remedy
2 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (40.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (40.00%) Replication
2 2 (40.00%) Service Management
2 2 (40.00%) ITSM
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) SAS
3 1 (20.00%) IFRS
3 1 (20.00%) IFRS 9
3 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (20.00%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services

Technical 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 1 (20.00%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Remedy ITSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (40.00%) ITSM
2 2 (40.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (20.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (20.00%) IFRS
1 1 (20.00%) IFRS 9
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Remedy
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft