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 31 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 3 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 151 87 196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 18.90% 15.90% 23.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.32% 17.58% 24.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 61 139
Average daily rate
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£325 £348 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.47% -0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £225 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.07% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 6
Average hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -22.22%
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
743 495 791
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 92.99% 90.49% 93.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 553 317 485
Average daily rate £366 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.64% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 21 45
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.20 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.02% -32.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £43.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
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 31 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 31 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.

1 122 (38.13%) Finance
2 67 (20.94%) SQL
3 53 (16.56%) Stakeholder Management
3 53 (16.56%) Business Analysis
4 44 (13.75%) Banking
5 34 (10.63%) Data Analysis
6 33 (10.31%) User Acceptance Testing
7 30 (9.38%) MS Excel
8 28 (8.75%) SAS
8 28 (8.75%) Microsoft
9 27 (8.44%) ISEB
9 27 (8.44%) Migration
10 25 (7.81%) Project Management
10 25 (7.81%) Windows
11 24 (7.50%) MS Visio
12 23 (7.19%) Test Scripting
13 22 (6.88%) Retail
14 20 (6.25%) Oracle
15 19 (5.94%) MS Office
15 19 (5.94%) Data Warehouse
16 18 (5.63%) Data Modelling
16 18 (5.63%) MS Project
16 18 (5.63%) PRINCE2
17 17 (5.31%) Business Intelligence
17 17 (5.31%) Degree
17 17 (5.31%) Security Cleared
18 16 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
19 15 (4.69%) Teradata
19 15 (4.69%) Business Objects
20 14 (4.38%) SQL Server

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 28 (8.75%) SAS
2 8 (2.50%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.56%) MS Exchange
4 4 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.31%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.31%) TPMS
6 1 (0.31%) Lync
6 1 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 30 (9.38%) MS Excel
2 24 (7.50%) MS Visio
3 19 (5.94%) MS Office
4 18 (5.63%) MS Project
5 11 (3.44%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (1.56%) SPSS
7 2 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.31%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (0.63%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (0.63%) SAP HR
1 2 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (0.63%) SAP HCM
2 1 (0.31%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.31%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.31%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (0.31%) SAP Payroll
2 1 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.13%) Firewall
2 3 (0.94%) Wireless
2 3 (0.94%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (0.94%) DHCP
2 3 (0.94%) VPN
2 3 (0.94%) DNS
2 3 (0.94%) Internet
3 2 (0.63%) SAN
3 2 (0.63%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (0.63%) LAN
3 2 (0.63%) VoIP
3 2 (0.63%) WAN
3 2 (0.63%) FWSM
4 1 (0.31%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (0.31%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (0.31%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.31%) IP Telephony
4 1 (0.31%) OSPF
4 1 (0.31%) BGP
4 1 (0.31%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (5.94%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (4.38%) SQL Server
3 7 (2.19%) Oracle Discoverer
3 7 (2.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (1.88%) MySQL
4 6 (1.88%) MS Access
4 6 (1.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (0.94%) Oracle Database
5 3 (0.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (0.94%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.63%) Base SAS
6 2 (0.63%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 2 (0.63%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.63%) OLAP
6 2 (0.63%) Data Mining
6 2 (0.63%) OLTP
6 2 (0.63%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.31%) DataStage
7 1 (0.31%) EDRMS
7 1 (0.31%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 6 (1.88%) JIRA
2 3 (0.94%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (0.94%) LoadRunner
3 2 (0.63%) JMeter
3 2 (0.63%) Selenium
3 2 (0.63%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (0.63%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.31%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.31%) WATIR
4 1 (0.31%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.31%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.31%) Axure RP
4 1 (0.31%) Bugzilla
4 1 (0.31%) ClearQuest
General
1 122 (38.13%) Finance
2 44 (13.75%) Banking
3 22 (6.88%) Retail
4 10 (3.13%) Legal
5 9 (2.81%) Marketing
6 8 (2.50%) Financial Institution
7 7 (2.19%) Telecoms
8 6 (1.88%) Retail Banking
9 4 (1.25%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.63%) Law
10 2 (0.63%) Advertising
11 1 (0.31%) Billing
11 1 (0.31%) Front Office
11 1 (0.31%) Electronics
11 1 (0.31%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.31%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.88%) HTML
1 6 (1.88%) CSS
2 5 (1.56%) XML
3 4 (1.25%) .NET
4 2 (0.63%) Web Services
5 1 (0.31%) J2EE
5 1 (0.31%) SOAP
5 1 (0.31%) DOM
5 1 (0.31%) WAP
5 1 (0.31%) Middleware
5 1 (0.31%) LAMP
5 1 (0.31%) SAP XI
5 1 (0.31%) JSON
5 1 (0.31%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (2.81%) Management Information System
2 5 (1.56%) Data Extraction
3 4 (1.25%) Replication
3 4 (1.25%) Mainframe
3 4 (1.25%) Reference Data
4 3 (0.94%) IBM Mainframe
4 3 (0.94%) CESG
4 3 (0.94%) AS400
4 3 (0.94%) Blackberry
5 2 (0.63%) Data Integration
5 2 (0.63%) iPhone
6 1 (0.31%) iPad
6 1 (0.31%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.31%) DTV
6 1 (0.31%) MPEG
6 1 (0.31%) PMI
6 1 (0.31%) Streaming Video
6 1 (0.31%) Clustering
6 1 (0.31%) Economics
6 1 (0.31%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 25 (7.81%) Windows
2 7 (2.19%) Windows 7
3 6 (1.88%) Linux
3 6 (1.88%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (1.88%) UNIX
4 5 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (1.56%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.31%) MVS
5 1 (0.31%) Solaris
5 1 (0.31%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (16.56%) Stakeholder Management
1 53 (16.56%) Business Analysis
2 34 (10.63%) Data Analysis
3 33 (10.31%) User Acceptance Testing
4 27 (8.44%) Migration
5 25 (7.81%) Project Management
6 23 (7.19%) Test Scripting
7 18 (5.63%) PRINCE2
7 18 (5.63%) Data Modelling
8 17 (5.31%) Business Intelligence
9 16 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (4.06%) Requirements Analysis
10 13 (4.06%) Use Case
11 11 (3.44%) Test Management
11 11 (3.44%) Validation
12 10 (3.13%) ETL
12 10 (3.13%) Time Management
12 10 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
13 9 (2.81%) Data Migration
13 9 (2.81%) UML
Programming Languages
1 67 (20.94%) SQL
2 13 (4.06%) VBA
3 8 (2.50%) T-SQL
4 3 (0.94%) VB
4 3 (0.94%) Java
4 3 (0.94%) PHP
4 3 (0.94%) Ruby
5 2 (0.63%) JCL
5 2 (0.63%) REXX
5 2 (0.63%) Python
5 2 (0.63%) C#
5 2 (0.63%) C++
5 2 (0.63%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.31%) ABAP
6 1 (0.31%) COBOL
6 1 (0.31%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.31%) Fortran
6 1 (0.31%) FoxPro (VFP)
6 1 (0.31%) Pascal
6 1 (0.31%) Prolog
Qualifications
1 27 (8.44%) ISEB
2 17 (5.31%) Degree
2 17 (5.31%) Security Cleared
3 12 (3.75%) SC Cleared
4 11 (3.44%) ISTQB
5 5 (1.56%) CISSP
6 3 (0.94%) 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%) MCITP
7 2 (0.63%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.63%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 1 (0.31%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 1 (0.31%) CIMA
8 1 (0.31%) CEH
8 1 (0.31%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.13%) QA
2 5 (1.56%) Solvency II
3 4 (1.25%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.94%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.31%) FATCA
5 1 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (2.19%) Active Directory
1 7 (2.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.63%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.63%) XenApp
3 1 (0.31%) Terminal Server
3 1 (0.31%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (1.88%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.63%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.31%) WSUS
Vendors
1 28 (8.75%) Microsoft
2 20 (6.25%) Oracle
3 15 (4.69%) Business Objects
3 15 (4.69%) Teradata
4 12 (3.75%) SAP
4 12 (3.75%) Casewise
5 8 (2.50%) Cisco
6 7 (2.19%) CheckPoint
6 7 (2.19%) VMware
7 6 (1.88%) HP
8 5 (1.56%) IBM
9 4 (1.25%) CA
9 4 (1.25%) Apple
10 3 (0.94%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (0.94%) Citrix
10 3 (0.94%) AlgoSec
11 2 (0.63%) RightFax
11 2 (0.63%) LogLogic
11 2 (0.63%) Meru Networks
11 2 (0.63%) EMC
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Rate: £250.00 - £280.00 per day
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