The table below looks at the statistics 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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 13 11 3
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -8
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 30 31 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 11.03% 10.00% 19.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.36% 10.26% 20.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 15 24
Average daily rate £360 £175 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+105.71% -50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £122 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £367 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Average hourly rate £15.50 - £22.36
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
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 Devon 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
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
264 302 235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 97.06% 97.42% 95.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 138 127
Average daily rate £400 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £175 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 18 17
Average hourly rate £37.50 £26.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.50% +51.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £39.65 £38.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 13 February 2016.

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
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 13 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Plymouth +9 22 £360 -10.00% 1
Exeter -17 1 £300 +71.42% 4
Barnstaple - 1 - -
Analyst
South West

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 44 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (38.10%) Microsoft
3 27 (32.14%) ITIL
4 26 (30.95%) MS Office
5 24 (28.57%) Ruby
5 24 (28.57%) Cucumber
5 24 (28.57%) Gherkin
5 24 (28.57%) Capybara
6 23 (27.38%) Office 365
7 21 (25.00%) Active Directory
8 16 (19.05%) Scrum
9 14 (16.67%) Test Automation
10 12 (14.29%) Security Cleared
11 11 (13.10%) PRINCE2
12 10 (11.90%) Windows
12 10 (11.90%) Selenium
12 10 (11.90%) Time Management
13 9 (10.71%) ISEB
14 8 (9.52%) Business Analysis
14 8 (9.52%) SC Cleared
14 8 (9.52%) Mentoring
15 7 (8.33%) Requirements Management
15 7 (8.33%) Web Development
15 7 (8.33%) Finance
15 7 (8.33%) Automated Testing
15 7 (8.33%) SQL
16 6 (7.14%) PHP
16 6 (7.14%) UML
16 6 (7.14%) MS Excel
16 6 (7.14%) Project Management

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 5 (5.95%) IIS
2 3 (3.57%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.19%) Confluence
3 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 26 (30.95%) MS Office
2 6 (7.14%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.19%) MS Project
3 1 (1.19%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 23 (27.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.95%) Internet
2 2 (2.38%) Firewall
3 1 (1.19%) DNS
3 1 (1.19%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.19%) Intranet
3 1 (1.19%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.19%) LAN
3 1 (1.19%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.19%) VPN
3 1 (1.19%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (4.76%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.19%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 24 (28.57%) Capybara
1 24 (28.57%) Cucumber
2 10 (11.90%) Selenium
3 3 (3.57%) JIRA
3 3 (3.57%) SpecFlow
3 3 (3.57%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.19%) Axure RP
4 1 (1.19%) HP UFT
4 1 (1.19%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (1.19%) Back Office
2 1 (1.19%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (28.57%) Gherkin
2 4 (4.76%) .NET
3 2 (2.38%) HTML
4 1 (1.19%) HTML5
4 1 (1.19%) Middleware
4 1 (1.19%) Web Services
4 1 (1.19%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.38%) PDA
4 1 (1.19%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.19%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.19%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (1.19%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.19%) NHS
4 1 (1.19%) Reference Data
4 1 (1.19%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 10 (11.90%) Windows
2 5 (5.95%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (5.95%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (3.57%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.38%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.19%) Android
5 1 (1.19%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.19%) Linux
5 1 (1.19%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (32.14%) ITIL
3 16 (19.05%) Scrum
4 14 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 11 (13.10%) PRINCE2
6 10 (11.90%) Time Management
7 8 (9.52%) Business Analysis
7 8 (9.52%) Mentoring
8 7 (8.33%) Automated Testing
8 7 (8.33%) Requirements Management
8 7 (8.33%) Web Development
9 6 (7.14%) Coaching
9 6 (7.14%) Project Management
9 6 (7.14%) UML
10 5 (5.95%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (5.95%) Functional Testing
10 5 (5.95%) User Stories
11 3 (3.57%) Information Assurance
11 3 (3.57%) TDD
12 2 (2.38%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (28.57%) Ruby
2 7 (8.33%) SQL
3 6 (7.14%) PHP
4 4 (4.76%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 9 (10.71%) ISEB
3 8 (9.52%) SC Cleared
4 5 (5.95%) Degree
5 4 (4.76%) ISTQB
6 3 (3.57%) CISSP
7 2 (2.38%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (1.19%) CESG Certified Professional
8 1 (1.19%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (1.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
1 6 (7.14%) QA
2 4 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (3.57%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 2 (2.38%) ISO 14001
4 2 (2.38%) ISO 9001
5 1 (1.19%) Data Quality
5 1 (1.19%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.19%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 4 (4.76%) SCCM
2 1 (1.19%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 32 (38.10%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.57%) Atlassian
3 2 (2.38%) Cisco
3 2 (2.38%) Novell
4 1 (1.19%) IBM
4 1 (1.19%) Oracle
4 1 (1.19%) Symantec
4 1 (1.19%) Tableau
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