The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Exeter 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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 3 9 13
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +4
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 34 11 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 25.19% 13.92% 12.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 26.98% 15.28% 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 4 10
Average daily rate
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£210 £275 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.63% +22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £190 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £413 £303
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Average hourly rate £11.94 £17.23 £9.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.68% +91.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +3.44%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Exeter 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
Exeter
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
126 72 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 93.33% 91.14% 92.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 41 71
Average daily rate £250 £265 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% -19.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 10 19
Average hourly rate £15.08 £17.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.85% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.30 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £29.75 £22.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

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

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Exeter

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Exeter region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Exeter

Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Exeter 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 19 (28.79%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (25.76%) SC Cleared
2 17 (25.76%) Security Cleared
3 11 (16.67%) ITIL
3 11 (16.67%) Cisco
4 9 (13.64%) HP
5 8 (12.12%) Business Analysis
5 8 (12.12%) User Stories
6 7 (10.61%) Degree
6 7 (10.61%) Finance
6 7 (10.61%) Scrum
6 7 (10.61%) Business Objects
7 6 (9.09%) SQL
7 6 (9.09%) VoIP
7 6 (9.09%) WAN
7 6 (9.09%) CCNA
7 6 (9.09%) VPN
7 6 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (9.09%) CheckPoint
7 6 (9.09%) Nokia
7 6 (9.09%) Firewall
7 6 (9.09%) Cisco PIX
7 6 (9.09%) Network Security
7 6 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
7 6 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
7 6 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (9.09%) SolarWinds
8 5 (7.58%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (7.58%) SaaS
8 5 (7.58%) Test Planning

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Exeter 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 1 (1.52%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (4.55%) MS Office
2 2 (3.03%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.52%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (7.58%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.58%) SaaS
2 3 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.09%) VoIP
1 6 (9.09%) WAN
1 6 (9.09%) VPN
1 6 (9.09%) Firewall
1 6 (9.09%) Cisco PIX
1 6 (9.09%) Network Security
1 6 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
2 5 (7.58%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (4.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.58%) QlikView
1 5 (7.58%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.52%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 3 (4.55%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (3.03%) JIRA
3 1 (1.52%) Selenium
3 1 (1.52%) LoadRunner
General
1 7 (10.61%) Finance
2 5 (7.58%) Legal
2 5 (7.58%) Telecoms
2 5 (7.58%) Marketing
3 1 (1.52%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.58%) .NET
2 3 (4.55%) RESTful
2 3 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.55%) User Experience
3 2 (3.03%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.52%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.55%) Windows
1 3 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (28.79%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (16.67%) ITIL
3 8 (12.12%) Business Analysis
3 8 (12.12%) User Stories
4 7 (10.61%) Scrum
5 6 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
6 5 (7.58%) Test Planning
6 5 (7.58%) Project Management
6 5 (7.58%) Requirements Management
6 5 (7.58%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (6.06%) Automated Testing
7 4 (6.06%) PRINCE2
7 4 (6.06%) Line Management
7 4 (6.06%) BDD
8 3 (4.55%) Test Scripting
8 3 (4.55%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (4.55%) UML
8 3 (4.55%) Information Security
9 2 (3.03%) Software Testing
9 2 (3.03%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.09%) SQL
2 1 (1.52%) Perl
Qualifications
1 17 (25.76%) SC Cleared
1 17 (25.76%) Security Cleared
2 7 (10.61%) Degree
3 6 (9.09%) CCNA
3 6 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (7.58%) ISEB
5 2 (3.03%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.52%) CISSP
6 1 (1.52%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.58%) ISO 9001
1 5 (7.58%) ISO 14001
2 1 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.52%) P3O
2 1 (1.52%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.03%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.52%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 1 (1.52%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (16.67%) Cisco
2 9 (13.64%) HP
3 7 (10.61%) Business Objects
4 6 (9.09%) Nokia
4 6 (9.09%) CheckPoint
4 6 (9.09%) SolarWinds
5 5 (7.58%) F5
5 5 (7.58%) Juniper
6 4 (6.06%) Microsoft
7 3 (4.55%) BT
8 2 (3.03%) Oracle
8 2 (3.03%) IBM