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 29 July 2015 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 12 6 11
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +5
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 16 15 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 11.11% 12.93% 8.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.35% 14.42% 8.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 8 4
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£381 £238 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.52% -28.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £135 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £430 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Average hourly rate - £18.75 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +70.45%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
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
141 104 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 97.92% 89.66% 93.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 52 38
Average daily rate £413 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £145 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 3
Average hourly rate £13.00 £37.25 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.10% +166.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 29 July 2015.

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 29 July 2015, 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 (47.83%) Security Cleared
2 9 (39.13%) DV Cleared
3 6 (26.09%) Bash Shell
3 6 (26.09%) Rational Functional Tester
3 6 (26.09%) Functional Testing
3 6 (26.09%) C++
3 6 (26.09%) Java
3 6 (26.09%) Perl
3 6 (26.09%) UNIX
3 6 (26.09%) Python
3 6 (26.09%) LoadRunner
3 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (26.09%) Ruby
3 6 (26.09%) Software Testing
3 6 (26.09%) Test Management
4 4 (17.39%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 4 (17.39%) ISTQB
4 4 (17.39%) Information Management
4 4 (17.39%) Manufacturing
4 4 (17.39%) JD Edwards
4 4 (17.39%) ISEB
4 4 (17.39%) ERP
4 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
4 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
4 4 (17.39%) Cognos
4 4 (17.39%) ETL
5 3 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (13.04%) SQL
5 3 (13.04%) Microsoft

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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.

Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) LAN
1 2 (8.70%) WAN
1 2 (8.70%) DHCP
1 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
1 2 (8.70%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (13.04%) Cognos Report Studio
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) LoadRunner
1 6 (26.09%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 4 (17.39%) Manufacturing
2 2 (8.70%) Retail
3 1 (4.35%) Italian Language
3 1 (4.35%) Spanish Language
3 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.35%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (26.09%) Software Testing
1 6 (26.09%) Test Management
1 6 (26.09%) Functional Testing
2 4 (17.39%) Information Management
2 4 (17.39%) ERP
2 4 (17.39%) ETL
2 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (13.04%) Configuration Management
3 3 (13.04%) Integration Testing
3 3 (13.04%) Migration
3 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
4 2 (8.70%) Logical Data Model
4 2 (8.70%) Project Management
4 2 (8.70%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (8.70%) Data Modelling
4 2 (8.70%) ITIL
4 2 (8.70%) CRM
5 1 (4.35%) Workflow
5 1 (4.35%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) C++
1 6 (26.09%) Java
1 6 (26.09%) Perl
1 6 (26.09%) Python
1 6 (26.09%) Ruby
1 6 (26.09%) Bash Shell
2 3 (13.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (47.83%) Security Cleared
2 9 (39.13%) DV Cleared
3 4 (17.39%) ISEB
3 4 (17.39%) ISTQB
4 3 (13.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
6 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Cognos
1 4 (17.39%) JD Edwards
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.70%) CA
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