The first table below looks at the demand for the Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Somerset region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 4 6 11
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 98 49 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 23.06% 24.26% 20.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 24.02% 25.93% 21.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 27 18
Average daily rate £300 £300 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £200 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £320 £447
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 4
Average hourly rate £11.50 £15.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.33% -40.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Job Titles Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
408 189 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 96.00% 93.56% 95.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 285 80 83
Average daily rate £350 £300 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £408 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 25 13
Average hourly rate £15.00 £10.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -25.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.00 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.34 £17.50 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%
Analyst
South West

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

Analyst
Hourly Rate Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in Somerset

Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Taunton 0 38 £325 +8.33% 7
Bath 0 19 £318 +8.54% 6
Yeovil - 5 £275 - 2
Street -2 3 - - 3
Weston-super-Mare - - - - 1
Analyst
South West

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 50 (34.25%) User Acceptance Testing
2 47 (32.19%) Security Cleared
3 44 (30.14%) SC Cleared
4 40 (27.40%) Microsoft
5 30 (20.55%) Finance
6 28 (19.18%) Project Management
6 28 (19.18%) SAP
7 26 (17.81%) ISEB
7 26 (17.81%) Test Scripting
8 24 (16.44%) UML
8 24 (16.44%) MS Excel
8 24 (16.44%) Test Strategy
9 19 (13.01%) Test Management
9 19 (13.01%) Use Case
9 19 (13.01%) Software Testing
9 19 (13.01%) PRINCE2
10 17 (11.64%) SQL
10 17 (11.64%) Scrum
11 15 (10.27%) ISTQB
11 15 (10.27%) Data Modelling
12 14 (9.59%) SQL Server
12 14 (9.59%) ITIL
12 14 (9.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 14 (9.59%) Business Analysis
13 12 (8.22%) MS Office
13 12 (8.22%) Oracle
14 10 (6.85%) Degree
14 10 (6.85%) Windows
14 10 (6.85%) JavaScript
14 10 (6.85%) HTML

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 9 (6.16%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.42%) SAS
2 5 (3.42%) WebLogic
2 5 (3.42%) Tomcat
2 5 (3.42%) MQSeries
2 5 (3.42%) CMS
2 5 (3.42%) WebSphere
2 5 (3.42%) Escenic
2 5 (3.42%) Adobe CQ
3 4 (2.74%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.37%) Apache
4 2 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.68%) IIS
Applications
1 24 (16.44%) MS Excel
2 12 (8.22%) MS Office
3 5 (3.42%) MS Visio
4 4 (2.74%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (1.37%) SPSS
6 1 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.68%) FastStats
6 1 (0.68%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.74%) Summit
2 1 (0.68%) assyst
2 1 (0.68%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.68%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.68%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.68%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.05%) Internet
2 1 (0.68%) Firewall
2 1 (0.68%) Nortel Meridian
2 1 (0.68%) LDAP
2 1 (0.68%) DMZ
2 1 (0.68%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (9.59%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.79%) MySQL
3 6 (4.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (4.11%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (3.42%) Hadoop
4 5 (3.42%) Big Data
5 4 (2.74%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (2.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (2.05%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.37%) QlikView
7 2 (1.37%) MS Access
8 1 (0.68%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (6.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (4.11%) Selenium
3 4 (2.74%) WebDriver
3 4 (2.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 4 (2.74%) Subversion
4 2 (1.37%) JIRA
4 2 (1.37%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.68%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.68%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.68%) MSI
5 1 (0.68%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.68%) Visual Studio
General
1 30 (20.55%) Finance
2 5 (3.42%) Banking
2 5 (3.42%) Retail
3 4 (2.74%) Legal
3 4 (2.74%) Back Office
3 4 (2.74%) Marketing
4 2 (1.37%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.37%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.68%) General Ledger
5 1 (0.68%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.85%) HTML
2 8 (5.48%) .NET
2 8 (5.48%) XML
3 6 (4.11%) LAMP
3 6 (4.11%) Hibernate
4 5 (3.42%) Spring
4 5 (3.42%) JSF
4 5 (3.42%) Ajax
4 5 (3.42%) Ruby on Rails
4 5 (3.42%) jQuery
4 5 (3.42%) HTML5
4 5 (3.42%) CSS3
4 5 (3.42%) J2EE
4 5 (3.42%) EJB
4 5 (3.42%) CSS
4 5 (3.42%) Struts
4 5 (3.42%) Web Services
4 5 (3.42%) Java RMI
5 4 (2.74%) Middleware
6 1 (0.68%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.16%) GIS
2 7 (4.79%) CMDB
3 3 (2.05%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (2.05%) Replication
4 2 (1.37%) Clustering
4 2 (1.37%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.37%) NHS
5 1 (0.68%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.68%) E-Learning
5 1 (0.68%) Statistics
5 1 (0.68%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.85%) Windows
2 5 (3.42%) Windows 7
3 3 (2.05%) Windows XP
4 2 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.37%) Linux
4 2 (1.37%) UNIX
4 2 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.37%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (0.68%) CentOS
5 1 (0.68%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (34.25%) User Acceptance Testing
2 28 (19.18%) Project Management
3 26 (17.81%) Test Scripting
4 24 (16.44%) UML
4 24 (16.44%) Test Strategy
5 19 (13.01%) PRINCE2
5 19 (13.01%) Use Case
5 19 (13.01%) Test Management
5 19 (13.01%) Software Testing
6 17 (11.64%) Scrum
7 15 (10.27%) Data Modelling
8 14 (9.59%) ITIL
8 14 (9.59%) Business Analysis
9 10 (6.85%) Change Control
10 9 (6.16%) BDD
11 8 (5.48%) Data Analysis
11 8 (5.48%) Migration
11 8 (5.48%) Service Delivery
12 7 (4.79%) TDD
12 7 (4.79%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (11.64%) SQL
2 10 (6.85%) JavaScript
3 9 (6.16%) C#
4 8 (5.48%) Java
5 5 (3.42%) Scala
6 4 (2.74%) VB
7 3 (2.05%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.37%) C
8 2 (1.37%) PHP
9 1 (0.68%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.68%) C++
9 1 (0.68%) Python
9 1 (0.68%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 47 (32.19%) Security Cleared
2 44 (30.14%) SC Cleared
3 26 (17.81%) ISEB
4 15 (10.27%) ISTQB
5 14 (9.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 10 (6.85%) Degree
7 3 (2.05%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (2.05%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.37%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (1.37%) MCSE
8 2 (1.37%) MCITP
8 2 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (1.37%) BC Cleared
8 2 (1.37%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.68%) MCP
9 1 (0.68%) ACCA
9 1 (0.68%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.42%) ISO 9001
1 5 (3.42%) QA
2 4 (2.74%) PCI DSS
2 4 (2.74%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (5.48%) Active Directory
2 7 (4.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.68%) SpamAssassin
4 1 (0.68%) KVM
4 1 (0.68%) Samba
4 1 (0.68%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.68%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (1.37%) SCCM
1 2 (1.37%) SCOM
Vendors
1 40 (27.40%) Microsoft
2 28 (19.18%) SAP
3 12 (8.22%) Oracle
4 7 (4.79%) SolarWinds
5 5 (3.42%) Red Hat
5 5 (3.42%) JBoss
5 5 (3.42%) IBM
6 4 (2.74%) HP
6 4 (2.74%) Cisco
7 3 (2.05%) Citrix
8 2 (1.37%) Nortel
8 2 (1.37%) VMware
9 1 (0.68%) Altiris
9 1 (0.68%) Progress
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