The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham 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 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 8 2 9
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +7
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 19 13 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 16.24% 27.08% 12.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.10% 27.66% 12.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 6
Average daily rate
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£325 £363 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% -4.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £273 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £453 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.74% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 0
Average hourly rate £17.00 £30.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.26% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.13 £15.91
% change year-on-year
+2.65% -11.23%
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
105 47 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 89.74% 97.92% 96.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 24 19
Average daily rate £375 £300 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £205 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £471 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 11 6
Average hourly rate £23.00 £30.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.59% +10.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.60 £15.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £34.10 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.24% -7.42%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

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 24 October 2014.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 11 (32.35%) Windows
2 9 (26.47%) MS Excel
3 8 (23.53%) MS Office
4 7 (20.59%) DV Cleared
4 7 (20.59%) Security Cleared
4 7 (20.59%) Windows 7
5 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
6 5 (14.71%) Migration
6 5 (14.71%) Data Migration
7 4 (11.76%) Data Mapping
7 4 (11.76%) Data Analysis
7 4 (11.76%) Change Management
7 4 (11.76%) Finance
7 4 (11.76%) Active Directory
7 4 (11.76%) Cisco
7 4 (11.76%) Windows XP
7 4 (11.76%) SQL
7 4 (11.76%) UNIX
8 3 (8.82%) Java
8 3 (8.82%) Citrix
8 3 (8.82%) Configuration Management
8 3 (8.82%) SLA
8 3 (8.82%) Project Management
8 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (8.82%) Law
8 3 (8.82%) Legal
8 3 (8.82%) Business Analysis
8 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (8.82%) XenApp
8 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.94%) TeamSite
2 1 (2.94%) CMS
2 1 (2.94%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.94%) Joomla!
2 1 (2.94%) Drupal
2 1 (2.94%) IBM Connections
2 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (2.94%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (26.47%) MS Excel
2 8 (23.53%) MS Office
3 2 (5.88%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.94%) Windchill
4 1 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) MPLS
1 2 (5.88%) BGP
1 2 (5.88%) EIGRP
1 2 (5.88%) Firewall
1 2 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (2.94%) TACACS
2 1 (2.94%) LAN
2 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.94%) VPN
2 1 (2.94%) DNS
2 1 (2.94%) Intranet
2 1 (2.94%) Internet
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) LoadRunner
1 2 (5.88%) Rational Functional Tester
2 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (2.94%) Rational Rose
General
1 4 (11.76%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Law
2 3 (8.82%) Legal
3 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.94%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.94%) Thin Client
2 1 (2.94%) Social Network
2 1 (2.94%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 11 (32.35%) Windows
2 7 (20.59%) Windows 7
3 4 (11.76%) UNIX
3 4 (11.76%) Windows XP
4 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (14.71%) Migration
1 5 (14.71%) Data Migration
2 4 (11.76%) Data Mapping
2 4 (11.76%) Data Analysis
2 4 (11.76%) Change Management
3 3 (8.82%) Configuration Management
3 3 (8.82%) Project Management
3 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (8.82%) Business Analysis
4 2 (5.88%) Software Testing
4 2 (5.88%) Use Case
4 2 (5.88%) Test Management
4 2 (5.88%) Test Scripting
4 2 (5.88%) Functional Testing
4 2 (5.88%) Mentoring
4 2 (5.88%) Network Design
4 2 (5.88%) PLM
4 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2
4 2 (5.88%) UML
5 1 (2.94%) OO
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.76%) SQL
2 3 (8.82%) Java
3 2 (5.88%) Perl
3 2 (5.88%) C++
3 2 (5.88%) Python
3 2 (5.88%) Ruby
3 2 (5.88%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (20.59%) DV Cleared
1 7 (20.59%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.88%) ISTQB
2 2 (5.88%) CCNA
2 2 (5.88%) ISEB
2 2 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.94%) Degree
3 1 (2.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (11.76%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.82%) XenApp
3 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.76%) Cisco
3 3 (8.82%) Citrix
4 2 (5.88%) Juniper
4 2 (5.88%) Informatica
4 2 (5.88%) Nokia
4 2 (5.88%) CheckPoint
4 2 (5.88%) IBM
5 1 (2.94%) Open Text
5 1 (2.94%) VMware
5 1 (2.94%) Google
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