The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Devon region that had Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Analyst
South West / Devon
Rank 8 14 13
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 35 28 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 12.77% 10.53% 9.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.31% 10.85% 9.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 23 13
Median daily rate £338 £350 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +100.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £188 £112
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £440 £346
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £20.00 £15.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%

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
263 258 289
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 95.99% 96.99% 97.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 192 122
Median daily rate £370 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £233 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £517 £500 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 10 17
Median hourly rate £37.50 £21.00 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.57% -22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £15.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +6.92%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Devon region that featured Analyst in the job title.

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 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Devon region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter +13 29 £328 +1.15% 2
Plymouth -2 5 £380 -10.58%
Analyst
South West

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Devon region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 18 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (23.19%) Finance
3 12 (17.39%) Active Directory
3 12 (17.39%) Windows
4 11 (15.94%) ITIL
5 10 (14.49%) MS Office
5 10 (14.49%) Microsoft
5 10 (14.49%) Windows 7
6 9 (13.04%) Security Cleared
7 8 (11.59%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (11.59%) ITSM
7 8 (11.59%) SQL Server
7 8 (11.59%) Business Analysis
8 7 (10.14%) Test Scripting
8 7 (10.14%) ISEB
9 6 (8.70%) Java
9 6 (8.70%) Web Services
9 6 (8.70%) Oracle
9 6 (8.70%) IIS
9 6 (8.70%) QA
9 6 (8.70%) ISTQB
9 6 (8.70%) Automated Testing
9 6 (8.70%) SC Cleared
10 5 (7.25%) PowerShell
10 5 (7.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (7.25%) GlassFish
10 5 (7.25%) Test Automation
10 5 (7.25%) Test Strategy
10 5 (7.25%) Oracle Database
10 5 (7.25%) Subversion

Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (8.70%) IIS
2 5 (7.25%) GlassFish
2 5 (7.25%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.90%) Moodle
4 1 (1.45%) Apache
4 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (14.49%) MS Office
2 5 (7.25%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.45%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.45%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.35%) GitHub
1 3 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.25%) Kerberos
2 2 (2.90%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.45%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.59%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.25%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.90%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.90%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.90%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.45%) MS Access
5 1 (1.45%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (7.25%) Ant
1 5 (7.25%) Subversion
2 4 (5.80%) Cucumber
2 4 (5.80%) Selenium
2 4 (5.80%) WebDriver
3 3 (4.35%) Spock
4 1 (1.45%) Calabash
4 1 (1.45%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.45%) JIRA
4 1 (1.45%) JMeter
4 1 (1.45%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.45%) TestComplete
4 1 (1.45%) Vagrant
General
1 16 (23.19%) Finance
2 2 (2.90%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.70%) Web Services
2 2 (2.90%) .NET
2 2 (2.90%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.45%) HTML
3 1 (1.45%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.35%) NHS
3 1 (1.45%) CCTV
3 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (1.45%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.45%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.45%) Private Cloud
3 1 (1.45%) RIA
3 1 (1.45%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 12 (17.39%) Windows
2 10 (14.49%) Windows 7
3 5 (7.25%) AIX
3 5 (7.25%) Linux
3 5 (7.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.45%) Unix
4 1 (1.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (15.94%) ITIL
3 8 (11.59%) Business Analysis
3 8 (11.59%) ITSM
3 8 (11.59%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (10.14%) Test Scripting
5 6 (8.70%) Automated Testing
6 5 (7.25%) Software Testing
6 5 (7.25%) Test Automation
6 5 (7.25%) Test Strategy
7 4 (5.80%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (5.80%) Feasibility Study
7 4 (5.80%) Mentoring
7 4 (5.80%) Waterfall
8 3 (4.35%) BDD
8 3 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (4.35%) Data Flow Diagram
8 3 (4.35%) Data Governance
8 3 (4.35%) Data Mapping
8 3 (4.35%) Operational Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.70%) Java
2 5 (7.25%) Perl
2 5 (7.25%) PowerShell
2 5 (7.25%) VBScript
3 4 (5.80%) SQL
4 3 (4.35%) Groovy
4 3 (4.35%) Ruby
5 1 (1.45%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (13.04%) Security Cleared
2 7 (10.14%) ISEB
3 6 (8.70%) ISTQB
3 6 (8.70%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.35%) Degree
4 3 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (2.90%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (1.45%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.70%) QA
2 2 (2.90%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.90%) SLA
3 1 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.45%) ISO19770
System Software
1 12 (17.39%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.45%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (1.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (14.49%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.70%) Oracle
3 5 (7.25%) IBM
3 5 (7.25%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.90%) Citrix
4 2 (2.90%) VMware