The first table below looks at the demand for the Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Bristol region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 3 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 150 87 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 18.96% 16.26% 21.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.30% 17.83% 23.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 65 134
Average daily rate
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£325 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £236 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £331 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.30% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 6
Average hourly rate £14.00 £13.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -27.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Job Titles Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
739 488 785
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 93.43% 91.21% 93.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 544 316 486
Average daily rate £365 £348 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.03% +4.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 20 44
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.35 £24.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.86% -28.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £12.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £44.75 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.20% -6.89%
Analyst
South West

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Analyst in the job title across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Analyst across the Bristol region.

Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region that cited Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Analyst in their job title.

1 123 (38.80%) Finance
2 70 (22.08%) SQL
3 52 (16.40%) Stakeholder Management
4 51 (16.09%) Business Analysis
5 44 (13.88%) Banking
6 34 (10.73%) User Acceptance Testing
7 32 (10.09%) Data Analysis
8 31 (9.78%) MS Excel
9 30 (9.46%) SAS
10 28 (8.83%) Microsoft
11 26 (8.20%) ISEB
11 26 (8.20%) Migration
12 25 (7.89%) Windows
13 24 (7.57%) Project Management
14 23 (7.26%) Test Scripting
14 23 (7.26%) Retail
15 22 (6.94%) MS Visio
16 21 (6.62%) Data Warehouse
16 21 (6.62%) Oracle
17 20 (6.31%) MS Office
17 20 (6.31%) Business Intelligence
18 19 (5.99%) Data Modelling
19 18 (5.68%) PRINCE2
20 17 (5.36%) Business Objects
20 17 (5.36%) MS Project
20 17 (5.36%) Degree
21 16 (5.05%) Security Cleared
21 16 (5.05%) SQL Server
21 16 (5.05%) Agile Software Development
22 15 (4.73%) VBA

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region that cited Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 30 (9.46%) SAS
2 7 (2.21%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.26%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (0.63%) TPMS
5 1 (0.32%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.32%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 31 (9.78%) MS Excel
2 22 (6.94%) MS Visio
3 20 (6.31%) MS Office
4 17 (5.36%) MS Project
5 11 (3.47%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (1.58%) SPSS
7 2 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.32%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (0.63%) SAP HR
1 2 (0.63%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (0.63%) SAP HCM
2 1 (0.32%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.32%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (0.32%) SAP Payroll
2 1 (0.32%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.95%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.84%) Firewall
2 3 (0.95%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (0.95%) Wireless
2 3 (0.95%) Internet
2 3 (0.95%) DHCP
2 3 (0.95%) VPN
2 3 (0.95%) DNS
3 2 (0.63%) VoIP
3 2 (0.63%) WAN
3 2 (0.63%) LAN
3 2 (0.63%) SAN
3 2 (0.63%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.32%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (0.32%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.32%) FWSM
4 1 (0.32%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (0.32%) IP Telephony
4 1 (0.32%) OSPF
4 1 (0.32%) BGP
4 1 (0.32%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (6.62%) Data Warehouse
2 16 (5.05%) SQL Server
3 7 (2.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (2.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (2.21%) Oracle Discoverer
4 6 (1.89%) MS Access
4 6 (1.89%) MySQL
5 3 (0.95%) Base SAS
5 3 (0.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (0.95%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.63%) OLTP
6 2 (0.63%) Data Mining
6 2 (0.63%) OLAP
6 2 (0.63%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (0.63%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.63%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 1 (0.32%) SAS Enterprise Miner
7 1 (0.32%) BusinessObjects XI
7 1 (0.32%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 6 (1.89%) JIRA
2 4 (1.26%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (0.95%) LoadRunner
3 3 (0.95%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.63%) JMeter
4 2 (0.63%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (0.63%) Selenium
5 1 (0.32%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.32%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (0.32%) WATIR
5 1 (0.32%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.32%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.32%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.32%) ClearQuest
General
1 123 (38.80%) Finance
2 44 (13.88%) Banking
3 23 (7.26%) Retail
4 10 (3.15%) Marketing
5 8 (2.52%) Telecoms
6 7 (2.21%) Legal
6 7 (2.21%) Financial Institution
7 6 (1.89%) Retail Banking
8 4 (1.26%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.63%) Advertising
10 1 (0.32%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.32%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.32%) Billing
10 1 (0.32%) Electronics
10 1 (0.32%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.89%) CSS
1 6 (1.89%) HTML
2 5 (1.58%) XML
3 4 (1.26%) .NET
4 2 (0.63%) Web Services
5 1 (0.32%) JSON
5 1 (0.32%) REST
5 1 (0.32%) SAP XI
5 1 (0.32%) LAMP
5 1 (0.32%) J2EE
5 1 (0.32%) SOAP
5 1 (0.32%) DOM
5 1 (0.32%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (2.52%) Management Information System
2 5 (1.58%) Data Extraction
3 4 (1.26%) Mainframe
3 4 (1.26%) Replication
3 4 (1.26%) Reference Data
4 3 (0.95%) IBM Mainframe
4 3 (0.95%) CESG
4 3 (0.95%) AS400
4 3 (0.95%) Blackberry
5 2 (0.63%) iPhone
5 2 (0.63%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.32%) Data Conversion
6 1 (0.32%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.32%) IPTV
6 1 (0.32%) Statistics
6 1 (0.32%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.32%) iPad
6 1 (0.32%) Economics
6 1 (0.32%) Streaming Video
6 1 (0.32%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 25 (7.89%) Windows
2 7 (2.21%) Windows 7
2 7 (2.21%) UNIX
3 6 (1.89%) Linux
4 5 (1.58%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (1.58%) Windows XP
5 4 (1.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.32%) Android
6 1 (0.32%) MVS
6 1 (0.32%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (16.40%) Stakeholder Management
2 51 (16.09%) Business Analysis
3 34 (10.73%) User Acceptance Testing
4 32 (10.09%) Data Analysis
5 26 (8.20%) Migration
6 24 (7.57%) Project Management
7 23 (7.26%) Test Scripting
8 20 (6.31%) Business Intelligence
9 19 (5.99%) Data Modelling
10 18 (5.68%) PRINCE2
11 16 (5.05%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (4.42%) Requirements Analysis
13 13 (4.10%) Use Case
14 11 (3.47%) Test Management
14 11 (3.47%) ETL
14 11 (3.47%) Validation
15 10 (3.15%) Change Management
15 10 (3.15%) Time Management
15 10 (3.15%) Continuous Improvement
16 9 (2.84%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 70 (22.08%) SQL
2 15 (4.73%) VBA
3 8 (2.52%) T-SQL
4 5 (1.58%) Java
5 4 (1.26%) C#
6 3 (0.95%) Ruby
6 3 (0.95%) PHP
6 3 (0.95%) VB
7 2 (0.63%) Python
7 2 (0.63%) VB.NET
7 2 (0.63%) C++
7 2 (0.63%) REXX
7 2 (0.63%) JCL
8 1 (0.32%) Scala
8 1 (0.32%) Pascal
8 1 (0.32%) Prolog
8 1 (0.32%) COBOL
8 1 (0.32%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.32%) ABAP
8 1 (0.32%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (8.20%) ISEB
2 17 (5.36%) Degree
3 16 (5.05%) Security Cleared
4 11 (3.47%) ISTQB
4 11 (3.47%) SC Cleared
5 5 (1.58%) CISSP
6 3 (0.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.63%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.63%) ACCA
7 2 (0.63%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 2 (0.63%) MCITP
7 2 (0.63%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.32%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 1 (0.32%) CEH
8 1 (0.32%) MBA
8 1 (0.32%) CIMA
8 1 (0.32%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.15%) QA
2 4 (1.26%) Solvency II
2 4 (1.26%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.95%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.32%) FATCA
System Software
1 7 (2.21%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.63%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.63%) XenApp
4 1 (0.32%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 6 (1.89%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.63%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.32%) WSUS
Vendors
1 28 (8.83%) Microsoft
2 21 (6.62%) Oracle
3 17 (5.36%) Business Objects
4 14 (4.42%) Teradata
5 12 (3.79%) SAP
5 12 (3.79%) Casewise
6 7 (2.21%) Cisco
7 6 (1.89%) HP
7 6 (1.89%) CheckPoint
7 6 (1.89%) VMware
8 5 (1.58%) IBM
9 4 (1.26%) Apple
9 4 (1.26%) CA
10 3 (0.95%) AlgoSec
10 3 (0.95%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (0.95%) Citrix
11 2 (0.63%) EMC
11 2 (0.63%) Juniper
11 2 (0.63%) Remedy
11 2 (0.63%) McAfee
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