The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Dorset region that had Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 3 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 54 46 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 21.95% 22.33% 26.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 22.78% 23.35% 27.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 27 32
Median daily rate £328 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.93% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £183 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £332
% change year-on-year
- +5.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Median hourly rate £17.50 £11.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.93% -32.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.60 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+0.68% -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 Dorset 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
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
237 197 204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 96.34% 95.63% 95.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 104 121
Median daily rate £375 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £120 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 24 22
Median hourly rate £24.94 £40.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.65% +158.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.24%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Bournemouth -2 30 £400 +3.89% 3
Weymouth +4 7 £190 -
Poole -3 5 £163 -59.37% 5
Wimborne - 3 - -
Dorchester - 1 - -
Analyst
South West

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, 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 Dorset region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 22 (20.37%) Finance
2 21 (19.44%) Business Analysis
3 18 (16.67%) Windows
4 17 (15.74%) MS Office
4 17 (15.74%) ITIL
4 17 (15.74%) Microsoft
5 14 (12.96%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (12.96%) Retail
6 13 (12.04%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (11.11%) Firewall
7 12 (11.11%) Unix
8 10 (9.26%) Configuration Management
8 10 (9.26%) MS Excel
8 10 (9.26%) ERP
9 9 (8.33%) SQL
9 9 (8.33%) ISEB
9 9 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (8.33%) Performance Management
10 8 (7.41%) Active Directory
10 8 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (7.41%) Linux
10 8 (7.41%) Python
11 7 (6.48%) CRM
11 7 (6.48%) Perl
11 7 (6.48%) SAP
11 7 (6.48%) Red Hat
11 7 (6.48%) Workflow
11 7 (6.48%) Business Continuity
11 7 (6.48%) BCP
11 7 (6.48%) Nagios

Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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 4 (3.70%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.78%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.85%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.93%) ArcGIS
4 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.93%) MQSeries
4 1 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.93%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 17 (15.74%) MS Office
2 10 (9.26%) MS Excel
3 5 (4.63%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (3.70%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.85%) MS Project
6 1 (0.93%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.93%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (5.56%) Unit4 Business World
2 2 (1.85%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.93%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.93%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.93%) SystmOne
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.11%) Firewall
2 6 (5.56%) BIG-IP
2 6 (5.56%) VPN
3 4 (3.70%) LAN
3 4 (3.70%) WAN
4 3 (2.78%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (1.85%) BGP
5 2 (1.85%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (1.85%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (1.85%) Internet
5 2 (1.85%) Network Security
5 2 (1.85%) OSPF
5 2 (1.85%) SSL
5 2 (1.85%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (1.85%) Wireless
6 1 (0.93%) DMZ
6 1 (0.93%) FTP
6 1 (0.93%) HTTP
6 1 (0.93%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.93%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.85%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.93%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.93%) GIS
5 1 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.93%) QGIS
5 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (2.78%) HP UFT
1 3 (2.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.93%) ERwin
2 1 (0.93%) JIRA
2 1 (0.93%) JIRA Agile
2 1 (0.93%) MSI
General
1 22 (20.37%) Finance
2 14 (12.96%) Retail
3 6 (5.56%) Marketing
4 5 (4.63%) Banking
5 2 (1.85%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.85%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.93%) J2EE
1 1 (0.93%) Mason
1 1 (0.93%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.04%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.48%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.78%) EPoS
3 3 (2.78%) Mainframe
3 3 (2.78%) Smartphone
4 2 (1.85%) Blackberry
4 2 (1.85%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.85%) Data Extraction
4 2 (1.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (1.85%) iPad
4 2 (1.85%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.85%) NHS
4 2 (1.85%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.93%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.93%) Informatics
5 1 (0.93%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.93%) PMI
5 1 (0.93%) Social Media
5 1 (0.93%) SWIFT
5 1 (0.93%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (16.67%) Windows
2 12 (11.11%) Unix
3 8 (7.41%) Linux
4 6 (5.56%) Solaris
5 4 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.78%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.85%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (1.85%) Windows Server
7 2 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.93%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (19.44%) Business Analysis
2 17 (15.74%) ITIL
3 14 (12.96%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (9.26%) Configuration Management
4 10 (9.26%) ERP
5 9 (8.33%) Performance Management
5 9 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (6.48%) BCP
7 7 (6.48%) Business Continuity
7 7 (6.48%) Business Continuity Planning
7 7 (6.48%) CRM
7 7 (6.48%) Network Monitoring
7 7 (6.48%) Workflow
8 6 (5.56%) Migration
8 6 (5.56%) Procure-to-Pay
9 5 (4.63%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (3.70%) Analytics
10 4 (3.70%) Project Management
10 4 (3.70%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 9 (8.33%) SQL
2 8 (7.41%) Python
3 7 (6.48%) Perl
4 3 (2.78%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.85%) Java
5 2 (1.85%) VB
6 1 (0.93%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.93%) VBA
6 1 (0.93%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (8.33%) ISEB
2 6 (5.56%) Degree
3 4 (3.70%) CCNP
3 4 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (3.70%) ISTQB
3 4 (3.70%) MCSE
3 4 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (3.70%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.85%) CCNA
4 2 (1.85%) CCSA
4 2 (1.85%) CCSE
4 2 (1.85%) HND
4 2 (1.85%) MCDST
4 2 (1.85%) MCP
4 2 (1.85%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.93%) A+ Certification
5 1 (0.93%) CISSP
5 1 (0.93%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.93%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.78%) QA
1 3 (2.78%) SLA
2 2 (1.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (1.85%) Solvency II
2 2 (1.85%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 8 (7.41%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.85%) XenApp
3 1 (0.93%) Samba
3 1 (0.93%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (6.48%) Nagios
1 7 (6.48%) Puppet
2 5 (4.63%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.85%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (1.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (15.74%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.48%) F5
2 7 (6.48%) Red Hat
2 7 (6.48%) SAP
3 5 (4.63%) Cisco
3 5 (4.63%) Oracle
4 4 (3.70%) Citrix
5 3 (2.78%) HP
5 3 (2.78%) Northgate
5 3 (2.78%) VMware
6 2 (1.85%) Anaplan
6 2 (1.85%) CheckPoint
6 2 (1.85%) Hyperion
6 2 (1.85%) Juniper
6 2 (1.85%) Nokia
6 2 (1.85%) Palo Alto
7 1 (0.93%) Mapinfo
7 1 (0.93%) NetApp
7 1 (0.93%) Nortel
7 1 (0.93%) Salesforce.com