The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Portsmouth 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 6 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 20 27 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 14.81% 23.48% 16.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.75% 24.77% 17.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 18 10
Average daily rate
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£280 £259 £292
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.21% -11.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £201 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £475 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £57.38 - -
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 Portsmouth 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
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
127 109 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 94.07% 94.78% 92.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 61 33
Average daily rate £325 £400 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £213 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £675 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 10 13
Average hourly rate £30.00 £23.00 £20.41
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.43% +12.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £12.86 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £37.50 £43.00
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 Portsmouth

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

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

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

Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth 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 20 (55.56%) Windows
2 12 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
4 8 (22.22%) Security Cleared
5 7 (19.44%) Business Analysis
5 7 (19.44%) Migration
6 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 6 (16.67%) SC Cleared
7 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
8 4 (11.11%) MS Office
8 4 (11.11%) .NET
8 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (11.11%) Windows XP
8 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (11.11%) Finance
8 4 (11.11%) Supplier Management
8 4 (11.11%) Data Mapping
8 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (8.33%) Network Security
9 3 (8.33%) Silverlight
9 3 (8.33%) Asset Management
9 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (8.33%) Incident Management
9 3 (8.33%) Nessus
9 3 (8.33%) Nmap
9 3 (8.33%) UNIX
9 3 (8.33%) C#
9 3 (8.33%) SQL
9 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth 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 (2.78%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.78%) WebSphere
1 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.11%) MS Office
3 2 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.78%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (2.78%) MS Project
4 1 (2.78%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) Network Security
2 2 (5.56%) Internet
3 1 (2.78%) MPLS
3 1 (2.78%) Firewall
3 1 (2.78%) Wireless
3 1 (2.78%) Broadband
3 1 (2.78%) LAN
3 1 (2.78%) VoIP
3 1 (2.78%) WLAN
3 1 (2.78%) WAN
3 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.78%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.78%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.78%) MSI
2 1 (2.78%) Lombardi
2 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (11.11%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Retail
3 1 (2.78%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.78%) Legal
3 1 (2.78%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) .NET
2 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET
2 3 (8.33%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.78%) Open Source
3 1 (2.78%) NHS
3 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 20 (55.56%) Windows
2 12 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 4 (11.11%) Windows XP
3 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (19.44%) Migration
1 7 (19.44%) Business Analysis
2 4 (11.11%) Supplier Management
2 4 (11.11%) Data Mapping
2 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (8.33%) Asset Management
3 3 (8.33%) Incident Management
4 2 (5.56%) Data Analysis
4 2 (5.56%) Load Balancing
4 2 (5.56%) Use Case
4 2 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (5.56%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (2.78%) Fit Analysis
5 1 (2.78%) Risk Management
5 1 (2.78%) Workflow
5 1 (2.78%) Validation
5 1 (2.78%) Data Management
5 1 (2.78%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.78%) ITIL
5 1 (2.78%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.33%) C#
1 3 (8.33%) SQL
2 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
2 1 (2.78%) VB
2 1 (2.78%) VB.NET
2 1 (2.78%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 6 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.56%) Degree
4 1 (2.78%) IIBA
4 1 (2.78%) CBAP
4 1 (2.78%) MCP
4 1 (2.78%) ISEB
4 1 (2.78%) CISSP
4 1 (2.78%) GIAC
4 1 (2.78%) GCIA
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) Nmap
2 2 (5.56%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) Nessus
2 1 (2.78%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.56%) McAfee
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle
3 1 (2.78%) SAP
3 1 (2.78%) Siebel
3 1 (2.78%) Cisco
3 1 (2.78%) IBM
3 1 (2.78%) ArcSight