The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Gloucestershire region that had Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Analyst
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 10 9 6
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 51 60 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 13.93% 12.71% 15.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.83% 13.45% 16.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 43 40
Median daily rate £380 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £235 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 12
Median hourly rate £9.19 £16.25 £13.22
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.44% +22.89%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-6.45% +10.71%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire 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
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
344 446 477
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 93.99% 94.49% 97.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 251 274
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £247 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 23 38
Median hourly rate £27.50 £42.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.29% +84.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £17.75 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £56.53 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 20 January 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
Gloucester -3 14 £285 -15.55% 6
Tewkesbury - 6 £175 -
Cheltenham 0 2 £475 +331.81% 3
Cirencester -3 2 £339 -3.21% 2
Analyst
South West

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 Gloucestershire region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 49 (49.00%) Finance
2 26 (26.00%) Business Analysis
3 21 (21.00%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (18.00%) SQL
4 18 (18.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 17 (17.00%) Test Scripting
5 17 (17.00%) ISEB
6 16 (16.00%) Banking
6 16 (16.00%) Scrum
7 13 (13.00%) Migration
7 13 (13.00%) Security Cleared
8 12 (12.00%) Windows 7
8 12 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (12.00%) Windows
9 11 (11.00%) PRINCE2
9 11 (11.00%) PRINCE
9 11 (11.00%) Retail
9 11 (11.00%) APMG
9 11 (11.00%) Defect Management
10 10 (10.00%) Data Protection
11 9 (9.00%) Systems Analysis
11 9 (9.00%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (9.00%) XML
11 9 (9.00%) MS Excel
12 8 (8.00%) MS Office
12 8 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
12 8 (8.00%) Time Management
13 7 (7.00%) Asset Management
13 7 (7.00%) Microsoft
13 7 (7.00%) HP

Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 3 (3.00%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (9.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (8.00%) MS Office
3 6 (6.00%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (3.00%) MS Project
5 2 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (2.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.00%) SaaS
2 1 (1.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (4.00%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (2.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 2 (2.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.00%) Base SAS
4 1 (1.00%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (1.00%) Cognos Impromptu
4 1 (1.00%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.00%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.00%) Lumira
4 1 (1.00%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 3 (3.00%) JIRA
2 2 (2.00%) LoadRunner
2 2 (2.00%) Selenium
3 1 (1.00%) Ant
3 1 (1.00%) ERwin
3 1 (1.00%) Maven
3 1 (1.00%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (1.00%) Rational Functional Tester
3 1 (1.00%) Selenium IDE
3 1 (1.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.00%) Subversion
3 1 (1.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.00%) Toad
3 1 (1.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (1.00%) WebDriver
General
1 49 (49.00%) Finance
2 16 (16.00%) Banking
3 11 (11.00%) Retail
4 6 (6.00%) Retail Banking
5 2 (2.00%) Law
5 2 (2.00%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.00%) Electronics
6 1 (1.00%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.00%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.00%) XML
2 1 (1.00%) .NET
2 1 (1.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.00%) jQuery
2 1 (1.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (5.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (1.00%) Fintech
2 1 (1.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (1.00%) NHS
2 1 (1.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 12 (12.00%) Windows
1 12 (12.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (4.00%) Windows XP
3 3 (3.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (26.00%) Business Analysis
2 21 (21.00%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (18.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 17 (17.00%) Test Scripting
5 16 (16.00%) Scrum
6 13 (13.00%) Migration
7 12 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (11.00%) Defect Management
8 11 (11.00%) PRINCE
8 11 (11.00%) PRINCE2
9 10 (10.00%) Data Protection
10 9 (9.00%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (9.00%) Systems Analysis
11 8 (8.00%) Time Management
12 7 (7.00%) Asset Management
13 6 (6.00%) Feasibility Study
13 6 (6.00%) Regulatory Compliance
13 6 (6.00%) Test Planning
14 5 (5.00%) Data Analysis
14 5 (5.00%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (18.00%) SQL
2 6 (6.00%) PL/SQL
3 4 (4.00%) C
4 3 (3.00%) Bash Shell
4 3 (3.00%) Java
4 3 (3.00%) Python
5 1 (1.00%) C#
5 1 (1.00%) C++
5 1 (1.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.00%) Perl
5 1 (1.00%) Ruby
5 1 (1.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (17.00%) ISEB
2 13 (13.00%) Security Cleared
3 11 (11.00%) APMG
4 6 (6.00%) DV Cleared
5 5 (5.00%) Degree
5 5 (5.00%) SC Cleared
6 3 (3.00%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.00%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (1.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.00%) SLA
2 2 (2.00%) QA
3 1 (1.00%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 4 (4.00%) XenApp
2 1 (1.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (7.00%) HP
1 7 (7.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.00%) Citrix
3 4 (4.00%) Oracle
4 3 (3.00%) Sage
5 2 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.00%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.00%) Cloudera
6 1 (1.00%) Cognos
6 1 (1.00%) IBM
6 1 (1.00%) SAP
6 1 (1.00%) Teradata