The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 3 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 206 87 246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 22.39% 14.19% 27.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 24.09% 15.73% 29.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 54 181
Average daily rate
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£330 £368 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.20% +9.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £447 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.74% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 5
Average hourly rate £16.50 £12.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.00% -37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.55 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £15.60 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
Analyst
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
855 553 826
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 92.93% 90.21% 93.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 602 366 504
Average daily rate £363 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 40 51
Average hourly rate £16.50 £14.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -49.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £11.50 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £40.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 19 September 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 133 (37.68%) Finance
2 77 (21.81%) SQL
3 63 (17.85%) Stakeholder Management
4 54 (15.30%) Business Analysis
5 50 (14.16%) Banking
6 43 (12.18%) Agile Software Development
7 41 (11.61%) MS Excel
8 35 (9.92%) Microsoft
9 34 (9.63%) Data Analysis
10 32 (9.07%) Migration
11 30 (8.50%) SAS
12 29 (8.22%) MS Visio
13 28 (7.93%) Windows
14 27 (7.65%) User Acceptance Testing
15 25 (7.08%) Analytical Skills
16 23 (6.52%) MS PowerPoint
16 23 (6.52%) Project Management
16 23 (6.52%) Retail
17 21 (5.95%) ISEB
18 20 (5.67%) Test Scripting
18 20 (5.67%) MS Project
18 20 (5.67%) Oracle
19 19 (5.38%) SQL Server
20 17 (4.82%) Data Warehouse
21 16 (4.53%) Teradata
21 16 (4.53%) Degree
22 15 (4.25%) Use Case
22 15 (4.25%) Active Directory
22 15 (4.25%) ETL
22 15 (4.25%) VBA

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (8.50%) SAS
2 9 (2.55%) MS Exchange
3 6 (1.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (1.70%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (1.13%) SharePoint
5 3 (0.85%) IBM Notes
6 2 (0.57%) Lotus Domino
6 2 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.28%) Lync
7 1 (0.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 41 (11.61%) MS Excel
2 29 (8.22%) MS Visio
3 23 (6.52%) MS PowerPoint
4 20 (5.67%) MS Project
5 15 (4.25%) MS Office
6 5 (1.42%) SPSS
7 3 (0.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.57%) SAP HCM
1 2 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.28%) Changepoint
2 1 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.28%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.28%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.28%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.28%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.83%) Firewall
2 7 (1.98%) DNS
3 5 (1.42%) DHCP
4 3 (0.85%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (0.85%) VPN
4 3 (0.85%) Wireless
5 2 (0.57%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (0.57%) SAN
5 2 (0.57%) Internet
5 2 (0.57%) FWSM
6 1 (0.28%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (0.28%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.28%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (0.28%) VoIP
6 1 (0.28%) Intranet
6 1 (0.28%) OSPF
6 1 (0.28%) BGP
6 1 (0.28%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (5.38%) SQL Server
2 17 (4.82%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (3.97%) MS Access
4 10 (2.83%) Oracle Discoverer
5 7 (1.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (1.98%) MySQL
6 5 (1.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (1.13%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (1.13%) Oracle Database
8 3 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.57%) Siebel EIM
9 2 (0.57%) OLTP
9 2 (0.57%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.57%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.57%) OLAP
9 2 (0.57%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.57%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.57%) Base SAS
9 2 (0.57%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (1.13%) QuickTest Pro
1 4 (1.13%) Selenium
2 3 (0.85%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (0.85%) LoadRunner
3 2 (0.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.57%) JIRA
4 1 (0.28%) WebDriver
4 1 (0.28%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.28%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.28%) Axure RP
4 1 (0.28%) SpecFlow
4 1 (0.28%) Selenium IDE
4 1 (0.28%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.28%) RequisitePro
General
1 133 (37.68%) Finance
2 50 (14.16%) Banking
3 23 (6.52%) Retail
4 11 (3.12%) Legal
5 10 (2.83%) Marketing
6 9 (2.55%) Telecoms
7 7 (1.98%) Financial Institution
8 6 (1.70%) Retail Banking
9 4 (1.13%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.85%) Military
10 3 (0.85%) Publishing
10 3 (0.85%) Law
11 2 (0.57%) Electronics
12 1 (0.28%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.28%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.28%) Billing
12 1 (0.28%) Front Office
12 1 (0.28%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.28%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.27%) .NET
2 7 (1.98%) HTML
2 7 (1.98%) CSS
3 4 (1.13%) XML
4 2 (0.57%) Web Services
5 1 (0.28%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.28%) DOM
5 1 (0.28%) WAP
5 1 (0.28%) Middleware
5 1 (0.28%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 25 (7.08%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (3.12%) User Experience
3 9 (2.55%) Management Information System
4 6 (1.70%) Blackberry
5 4 (1.13%) Replication
5 4 (1.13%) CESG
5 4 (1.13%) Mainframe
5 4 (1.13%) iPhone
5 4 (1.13%) Reference Data
6 3 (0.85%) IBM Mainframe
6 3 (0.85%) Data Extraction
6 3 (0.85%) Data Integration
6 3 (0.85%) iPad
6 3 (0.85%) NHS
6 3 (0.85%) AS400
7 2 (0.57%) DTV
7 2 (0.57%) Kindle
8 1 (0.28%) IPTV
8 1 (0.28%) Statistics
8 1 (0.28%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 28 (7.93%) Windows
2 8 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (2.27%) Windows 7
3 7 (1.98%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (0.85%) Android
4 3 (0.85%) Linux
4 3 (0.85%) UNIX
4 3 (0.85%) Windows XP
5 2 (0.57%) Windows 8
5 2 (0.57%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.57%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.28%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (17.85%) Stakeholder Management
2 54 (15.30%) Business Analysis
3 43 (12.18%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (9.63%) Data Analysis
5 32 (9.07%) Migration
6 27 (7.65%) User Acceptance Testing
7 23 (6.52%) Project Management
8 20 (5.67%) Test Scripting
9 15 (4.25%) Use Case
9 15 (4.25%) ETL
10 14 (3.97%) PRINCE2
10 14 (3.97%) Data Modelling
10 14 (3.97%) Business Intelligence
10 14 (3.97%) Validation
11 13 (3.68%) Requirements Analysis
11 13 (3.68%) Data Migration
12 12 (3.40%) ITIL
12 12 (3.40%) Time Management
13 10 (2.83%) Software Engineering
14 9 (2.55%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 77 (21.81%) SQL
2 15 (4.25%) VBA
3 6 (1.70%) T-SQL
4 4 (1.13%) Java
4 4 (1.13%) C#
5 3 (0.85%) PL/SQL
5 3 (0.85%) VB
6 2 (0.57%) REXX
6 2 (0.57%) JCL
6 2 (0.57%) C
6 2 (0.57%) C++
6 2 (0.57%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.28%) Ruby
7 1 (0.28%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.28%) PHP
7 1 (0.28%) COBOL
7 1 (0.28%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.28%) ABAP
7 1 (0.28%) Fortran
7 1 (0.28%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 21 (5.95%) ISEB
2 16 (4.53%) Degree
3 12 (3.40%) Security Cleared
4 11 (3.12%) ISTQB
5 7 (1.98%) SC Cleared
6 5 (1.42%) CISSP
7 3 (0.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.57%) Siebel Certification
8 2 (0.57%) ACCA
8 2 (0.57%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 2 (0.57%) MCITP
9 1 (0.28%) CEH
9 1 (0.28%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 1 (0.28%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.28%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.28%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.55%) Solvency II
2 8 (2.27%) QA
3 3 (0.85%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.85%) SLA
4 2 (0.57%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.57%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.28%) HL7
5 1 (0.28%) COBIT
5 1 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 15 (4.25%) Active Directory
2 9 (2.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.57%) XenApp
3 2 (0.57%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.28%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.28%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (1.98%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.57%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.28%) WSUS
Vendors
1 35 (9.92%) Microsoft
2 20 (5.67%) Oracle
3 16 (4.53%) Teradata
4 15 (4.25%) Business Objects
5 14 (3.97%) Casewise
6 13 (3.68%) SAP
7 10 (2.83%) VMware
8 8 (2.27%) Cisco
9 7 (1.98%) CheckPoint
10 6 (1.70%) IBM
10 6 (1.70%) HP
11 5 (1.42%) CA
12 4 (1.13%) Intel
12 4 (1.13%) Apple
12 4 (1.13%) Remedy
12 4 (1.13%) RightFax
12 4 (1.13%) LANDesk
13 3 (0.85%) IronPort
13 3 (0.85%) AlgoSec
13 3 (0.85%) Lotus
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