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 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 24 7 6
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 1 21 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 1.01% 15.67% 17.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.05% 16.03% 18.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 12 4
Average daily rate £300 £175 £188
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+71.42% -6.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £14.11
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
Analyst
Devon

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
95 131 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 95.96% 97.76% 98.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 39 28
Average daily rate £415 £240 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+72.91% -9.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £110 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £450 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 10
Average hourly rate £16.75 £15.08 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -13.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.75 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £36.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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
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 13 February 2016, 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 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (31.03%) Selenium
2 8 (27.59%) Test Automation
3 6 (20.69%) Security Cleared
3 6 (20.69%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (20.69%) Automated Testing
3 6 (20.69%) PHP
4 5 (17.24%) ITIL
4 5 (17.24%) PRINCE2
4 5 (17.24%) SC Cleared
4 5 (17.24%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (13.79%) Functional Testing
5 4 (13.79%) Mentoring
5 4 (13.79%) QA
5 4 (13.79%) Business Analysis
5 4 (13.79%) Degree
5 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
5 4 (13.79%) Active Directory
5 4 (13.79%) ISEB
6 3 (10.34%) CISSP
6 3 (10.34%) Project Management
6 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
6 3 (10.34%) UML
6 3 (10.34%) C#
6 3 (10.34%) .NET
6 3 (10.34%) MS Office
6 3 (10.34%) Scrum
6 3 (10.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (10.34%) Ruby
6 3 (10.34%) Atlassian

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 (3.45%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Office
2 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) DNS
1 1 (3.45%) Ethernet
1 1 (3.45%) Firewall
1 1 (3.45%) VPN
1 1 (3.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (31.03%) Selenium
2 3 (10.34%) Capybara
2 3 (10.34%) Cucumber
2 3 (10.34%) SpecFlow
2 3 (10.34%) WebDriver
3 2 (6.90%) JIRA
General
1 1 (3.45%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) .NET
1 3 (10.34%) Gherkin
2 1 (3.45%) HTML
2 1 (3.45%) HTML5
2 1 (3.45%) Web Services
2 1 (3.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.90%) PDA
3 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (27.59%) Test Automation
3 6 (20.69%) Automated Testing
4 5 (17.24%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (17.24%) ITIL
4 5 (17.24%) PRINCE2
5 4 (13.79%) Business Analysis
5 4 (13.79%) Functional Testing
5 4 (13.79%) Mentoring
6 3 (10.34%) Project Management
6 3 (10.34%) Scrum
6 3 (10.34%) UML
7 2 (6.90%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (6.90%) Information Assurance
7 2 (6.90%) Requirements Management
7 2 (6.90%) SDLC
7 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (6.90%) User Stories
8 1 (3.45%) Open Source
8 1 (3.45%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.69%) PHP
2 3 (10.34%) C#
2 3 (10.34%) Ruby
3 2 (6.90%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) Security Cleared
2 5 (17.24%) SC Cleared
3 4 (13.79%) Degree
3 4 (13.79%) ISEB
4 3 (10.34%) CISSP
5 2 (6.90%) ISTQB
6 1 (3.45%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) QA
2 3 (10.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (6.90%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (3.45%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (3.45%) ISO 14001
4 1 (3.45%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.34%) Atlassian
3 1 (3.45%) Cisco
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