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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 6 2 6
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 41 46 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 13.99% 22.55% 17.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.80% 24.21% 18.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 24 13
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£175 £350 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £146 £172 £136
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £450 £346
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.92% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Average hourly rate £11.38 £27.50 £9.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.61% +205.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £13.63
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +10.09%
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
277 190 183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 94.54% 93.14% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 109 106
Average daily rate £338 £293 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £150 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 14 25
Average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £17.23 £9.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.95 £35.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -8.33%

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 23 January 2015.

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 23 January 2015. 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
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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
Exeter +3 29 £175 -30.00% 5
Plymouth -13 4 £400 -4.19%
Barnstaple - - - -
Paignton - - - -
Analyst
South West

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 23 (24.73%) Agile Software Development
1 23 (24.73%) Security Cleared
2 21 (22.58%) SC Cleared
3 14 (15.05%) Windows
4 13 (13.98%) Business Analysis
5 12 (12.90%) ITIL
5 12 (12.90%) WAN
5 12 (12.90%) Cisco
6 11 (11.83%) Firewall
6 11 (11.83%) User Stories
7 10 (10.75%) Finance
7 10 (10.75%) VPN
7 10 (10.75%) HP
8 9 (9.68%) ISEB
8 9 (9.68%) Project Management
8 9 (9.68%) SQL
9 8 (8.60%) PRINCE2
9 8 (8.60%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (8.60%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (7.53%) Degree
10 7 (7.53%) CCNA
10 7 (7.53%) Active Directory
10 7 (7.53%) Microsoft
11 6 (6.45%) LAN
11 6 (6.45%) VoIP
11 6 (6.45%) ISO 9001
11 6 (6.45%) Business Objects
11 6 (6.45%) UML
11 6 (6.45%) CheckPoint
11 6 (6.45%) Nokia

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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.

Applications
1 4 (4.30%) MS Office
1 4 (4.30%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.23%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.15%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.08%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (6.45%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.23%) SaaS
2 2 (2.15%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.90%) WAN
2 11 (11.83%) Firewall
3 10 (10.75%) VPN
4 6 (6.45%) LAN
4 6 (6.45%) VoIP
4 6 (6.45%) Cisco PIX
4 6 (6.45%) Network Security
4 6 (6.45%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (3.23%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.08%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (1.08%) Internet
6 1 (1.08%) MPLS
6 1 (1.08%) OSPF
6 1 (1.08%) Telnet
6 1 (1.08%) DNS
6 1 (1.08%) DHCP
6 1 (1.08%) FTP
6 1 (1.08%) SNMP
6 1 (1.08%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.38%) Relational Database
1 5 (5.38%) QlikView
1 5 (5.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.08%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 4 (4.30%) QuickTest Pro
1 4 (4.30%) JIRA
2 2 (2.15%) Selenium
3 1 (1.08%) LoadRunner
General
1 10 (10.75%) Finance
2 5 (5.38%) Telecoms
2 5 (5.38%) Legal
2 5 (5.38%) Marketing
3 1 (1.08%) Banking
3 1 (1.08%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.23%) .NET
2 2 (2.15%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (2.15%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.60%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.30%) NHS
2 4 (4.30%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.15%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.15%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.15%) User Experience
4 1 (1.08%) Data Extraction
4 1 (1.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 14 (15.05%) Windows
2 5 (5.38%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (5.38%) Linux
3 2 (2.15%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (2.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (24.73%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (13.98%) Business Analysis
3 12 (12.90%) ITIL
4 11 (11.83%) User Stories
5 9 (9.68%) Project Management
6 8 (8.60%) PRINCE2
7 6 (6.45%) UML
7 6 (6.45%) Scrum
7 6 (6.45%) Network Monitoring
8 5 (5.38%) Test Planning
8 5 (5.38%) Automated Testing
8 5 (5.38%) Requirements Management
8 5 (5.38%) Test Scripting
8 5 (5.38%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (4.30%) Software Testing
9 4 (4.30%) Line Management
10 3 (3.23%) Waterfall
10 3 (3.23%) Automation Testing
10 3 (3.23%) Information Security
11 2 (2.15%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (9.68%) SQL
2 1 (1.08%) Java
2 1 (1.08%) Perl
Qualifications
1 23 (24.73%) Security Cleared
2 21 (22.58%) SC Cleared
3 9 (9.68%) ISEB
4 8 (8.60%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (7.53%) Degree
5 7 (7.53%) CCNA
6 3 (3.23%) ISTQB
7 2 (2.15%) CISSP
8 1 (1.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (1.08%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.08%) CCIE
8 1 (1.08%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.45%) ISO 9001
1 6 (6.45%) ISO 14001
2 2 (2.15%) SLA
3 1 (1.08%) P3O
3 1 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (7.53%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.30%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (2.15%) Tivoli
1 2 (2.15%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.08%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 12 (12.90%) Cisco
2 10 (10.75%) HP
3 7 (7.53%) Microsoft
4 6 (6.45%) Business Objects
4 6 (6.45%) CheckPoint
4 6 (6.45%) Nokia
4 6 (6.45%) SolarWinds
5 3 (3.23%) F5
5 3 (3.23%) Juniper
6 2 (2.15%) IBM
6 2 (2.15%) VMware
7 1 (1.08%) BT
7 1 (1.08%) Oracle
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