The first table below looks at the demand for the Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Devon 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 18 April 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 Devon 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 11 5 10
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +5
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 29 33 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 11.55% 18.23% 13.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.66% 18.64% 14.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 20 11
Average daily rate £175 £312 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.82% +3.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £122 £252 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £362 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 9
Average hourly rate £12.98 £16.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.33% -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £14.90 £10.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £142.60 £16.50 £19.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Job Titles Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
229 177 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 91.24% 97.79% 93.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 108 76
Average daily rate £350 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £388 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 18 26
Average hourly rate £13.69 £36.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.98% +125.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.50 £8.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £41.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Analyst
South West

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Devon

Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Devon region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

Analyst
Hourly Rate Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Devon region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in Devon

Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Devon region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Exeter -1 18 £175 -44.62% 4
Plymouth -16 5 £325 +25.00%
Barnstaple - - - -
Exmouth - - - -
Newton Abbot - - - - 1
Paignton - - - -
Analyst
South West

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Devon 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 16 (20.78%) ITIL
2 14 (18.18%) Security Cleared
3 13 (16.88%) SLA
4 12 (15.58%) MS Excel
4 12 (15.58%) Service Management
4 12 (15.58%) SC Cleared
5 11 (14.29%) Business Objects
5 11 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
6 10 (12.99%) Microsoft
6 10 (12.99%) Selenium
7 9 (11.69%) HP Quality Center
7 9 (11.69%) Business Analysis
7 9 (11.69%) HP
8 8 (10.39%) MS Office
8 8 (10.39%) SQL
8 8 (10.39%) Automated Testing
8 8 (10.39%) MS PowerPoint
8 8 (10.39%) Finance
9 7 (9.09%) Test Scripting
9 7 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
9 7 (9.09%) User Stories
9 7 (9.09%) Management Information System
9 7 (9.09%) PRINCE2
9 7 (9.09%) NHS
9 7 (9.09%) Remedy
10 6 (7.79%) Project Management
10 6 (7.79%) Active Directory
10 6 (7.79%) ISO 9001
10 6 (7.79%) Windows
10 6 (7.79%) MS Visio

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Devon 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 3 (3.90%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.30%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 12 (15.58%) MS Excel
2 8 (10.39%) MS Office
2 8 (10.39%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
4 6 (7.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (7.79%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.30%) SaaS
1 1 (1.30%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.19%) LAN
1 4 (5.19%) WAN
2 2 (2.60%) VoIP
3 1 (1.30%) Firewall
3 1 (1.30%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.49%) MS Access
2 3 (3.90%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.90%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.30%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 11 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
2 10 (12.99%) Selenium
3 3 (3.90%) LoadRunner
3 3 (3.90%) Cucumber
4 2 (2.60%) JIRA
5 1 (1.30%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.30%) LoadUI
General
1 8 (10.39%) Finance
2 3 (3.90%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.30%) Banking
3 1 (1.30%) Retail
3 1 (1.30%) Local Government
3 1 (1.30%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.90%) .NET
2 2 (2.60%) XML
3 1 (1.30%) WinForms
3 1 (1.30%) HTML
3 1 (1.30%) SOAP
3 1 (1.30%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.09%) Management Information System
1 7 (9.09%) NHS
2 3 (3.90%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.60%) Statistics
4 1 (1.30%) Clustering
4 1 (1.30%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.79%) Windows
2 5 (6.49%) Windows 7
3 4 (5.19%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.30%) Linux
4 1 (1.30%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (20.78%) ITIL
2 12 (15.58%) Service Management
3 9 (11.69%) Business Analysis
4 8 (10.39%) Automated Testing
5 7 (9.09%) Test Scripting
5 7 (9.09%) User Stories
5 7 (9.09%) PRINCE2
6 6 (7.79%) Project Management
6 6 (7.79%) Change Management
6 6 (7.79%) Software Testing
7 5 (6.49%) Incident Management
7 5 (6.49%) Scrum
7 5 (6.49%) Risk Management
7 5 (6.49%) Benchmarking
7 5 (6.49%) Problem Management
8 4 (5.19%) Test Automation
8 4 (5.19%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (5.19%) ERP
8 4 (5.19%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
8 4 (5.19%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.39%) SQL
2 4 (5.19%) VBScript
2 4 (5.19%) VBA
3 2 (2.60%) T-SQL
3 2 (2.60%) C
4 1 (1.30%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.30%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.30%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 14 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 12 (15.58%) SC Cleared
3 5 (6.49%) ISEB
4 4 (5.19%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (5.19%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (3.90%) ISTQB
5 3 (3.90%) MCSE
5 3 (3.90%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (3.90%) CCNA
5 3 (3.90%) Degree
5 3 (3.90%) CTC Cleared
6 2 (2.60%) CCNP
7 1 (1.30%) MCP
7 1 (1.30%) MCSA
7 1 (1.30%) CCIP
7 1 (1.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.30%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (16.88%) SLA
2 6 (7.79%) ISO 9001
2 6 (7.79%) ISO 14001
3 3 (3.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (2.60%) QA
System Software
1 6 (7.79%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (11.69%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.60%) SCCM
2 2 (2.60%) SCOrch
3 1 (1.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 11 (14.29%) Business Objects
2 10 (12.99%) Microsoft
3 9 (11.69%) HP
4 7 (9.09%) Remedy
5 2 (2.60%) Citrix
6 1 (1.30%) Oracle
6 1 (1.30%) Progress
6 1 (1.30%) Cisco
6 1 (1.30%) ProCurve
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