The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cheltenham region that had Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 7 6 10
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 20 19 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 16.53% 15.83% 14.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.02% 16.81% 14.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 16 12
Median daily rate £375 £369 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.69% +12.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £449 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £14.45 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-3.11% -0.34%
Analyst
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheltenham 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
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
111 113 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 91.74% 94.17% 97.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 67 77
Median daily rate £363 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £263 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 6
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Cheltenham region that featured Analyst in the job title.

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, 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 Cheltenham region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 19 (73.08%) Finance
2 12 (46.15%) User Acceptance Testing
3 11 (42.31%) Data Protection
4 9 (34.62%) SQL
5 8 (30.77%) XML
5 8 (30.77%) Systems Analysis
6 6 (23.08%) Automated Testing
6 6 (23.08%) Spreadsheet
6 6 (23.08%) Business Analysis
6 6 (23.08%) Test Planning
6 6 (23.08%) Feasibility Study
7 5 (19.23%) Defect Management
7 5 (19.23%) Defect Tracking
7 5 (19.23%) Performance Testing
7 5 (19.23%) Test Scripting
8 4 (15.38%) ISEB
9 3 (11.54%) Python
9 3 (11.54%) Sage
9 3 (11.54%) Java
9 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
9 3 (11.54%) Scrum
9 3 (11.54%) DV Cleared
9 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
9 3 (11.54%) ISTQB
10 2 (7.69%) IT Audit
10 2 (7.69%) Wireframes
10 2 (7.69%) Data Flow Diagram
10 2 (7.69%) Ruby
10 2 (7.69%) ISMS

Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham 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:

Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) SaaS
2 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.85%) LoadRunner
1 1 (3.85%) Rational Functional Tester
1 1 (3.85%) Selenium
1 1 (3.85%) SoapUI
1 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (73.08%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Electronics
2 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.85%) Marketing
2 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) XML
2 1 (3.85%) jQuery
2 1 (3.85%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Linux
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) Unix
2 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) User Acceptance Testing
2 11 (42.31%) Data Protection
3 8 (30.77%) Systems Analysis
4 6 (23.08%) Automated Testing
4 6 (23.08%) Business Analysis
4 6 (23.08%) Feasibility Study
4 6 (23.08%) Test Planning
5 5 (19.23%) Defect Management
5 5 (19.23%) Defect Tracking
5 5 (19.23%) Performance Testing
5 5 (19.23%) Test Scripting
6 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (11.54%) Scrum
7 2 (7.69%) CRM
7 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce
7 2 (7.69%) Information Security
7 2 (7.69%) Information Security Management
7 2 (7.69%) ITIL
7 2 (7.69%) Security Management
7 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) SQL
2 3 (11.54%) Java
2 3 (11.54%) Python
3 2 (7.69%) Bash Shell
3 2 (7.69%) Ruby
4 1 (3.85%) C#
4 1 (3.85%) C++
4 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.85%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) ISEB
2 3 (11.54%) DV Cleared
2 3 (11.54%) ISTQB
2 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
3 2 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Sage
2 2 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) SAP
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