The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Somerset region that had Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 4 12 11
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 42 42 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 17.72% 14.38% 15.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.83% 14.74% 16.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 22 38
Median daily rate £298 £349 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.63% -0.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £282 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £400 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Median hourly rate £15.00 £12.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -63.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.38 £15.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year
-4.11% +1.69%
Analyst
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Somerset 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
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
223 285 329
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 94.09% 97.60% 95.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 142 240
Median daily rate £353 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 43 16
Median hourly rate £25.00 £42.38 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.00% +21.07%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

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 25 August 2016.

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
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Bath +4 22 £245 -24.61% 9
Taunton +18 13 £378 +11.02% 6
Street -1 1 £325 -18.75% 1
Analyst
South West

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, 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 Somerset region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 18 (22.50%) Windows
2 17 (21.25%) Finance
3 14 (17.50%) Project Management
4 13 (16.25%) Microsoft
5 11 (13.75%) Data Loss Prevention
5 11 (13.75%) SIEM
6 10 (12.50%) IBM
6 10 (12.50%) PCI DSS
6 10 (12.50%) RSA Archer
6 10 (12.50%) QRadar
7 9 (11.25%) Windows 7
7 9 (11.25%) Active Directory
7 9 (11.25%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (11.25%) Firewall
7 9 (11.25%) SAP
7 9 (11.25%) Programme Management
7 9 (11.25%) Marketing
7 9 (11.25%) Digital Marketing
8 8 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 8 (10.00%) Manufacturing
8 8 (10.00%) Electronics
8 8 (10.00%) Telecoms
8 8 (10.00%) Security Cleared
8 8 (10.00%) SCCM
8 8 (10.00%) Security Operations
9 7 (8.75%) Functional Testing
9 7 (8.75%) Test Scripting
10 6 (7.50%) Vermilion
10 6 (7.50%) Windows 10
10 6 (7.50%) Investment Management

Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 4 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.50%) CMS
2 2 (2.50%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.25%) Apache
3 1 (1.25%) Moodle
3 1 (1.25%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 5 (6.25%) MS Office
2 3 (3.75%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.75%) Office 365
2 2 (2.50%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.25%) Firewall
2 5 (6.25%) LAN
2 5 (6.25%) WAN
2 5 (6.25%) WLAN
3 3 (3.75%) MPLS
4 2 (2.50%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.25%) Internet
5 1 (1.25%) Skype
5 1 (1.25%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.50%) MySQL
1 2 (2.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.25%) MS Access
2 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Selenium
General
1 17 (21.25%) Finance
2 9 (11.25%) Marketing
3 8 (10.00%) Electronics
3 8 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 8 (10.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.75%) Retail
5 1 (1.25%) Banking
5 1 (1.25%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.00%) HTML
2 2 (2.50%) .NET
2 2 (2.50%) CSS
3 1 (1.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.25%) IPTV
1 5 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (2.50%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.25%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.25%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (1.25%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.25%) iPad
3 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.25%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.25%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 18 (22.50%) Windows
2 9 (11.25%) Windows 7
3 6 (7.50%) Windows 10
4 3 (3.75%) Apple iOS
4 3 (3.75%) Linux
5 2 (2.50%) Android
5 2 (2.50%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.50%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.25%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.25%) Unix
6 1 (1.25%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (17.50%) Project Management
2 11 (13.75%) Data Loss Prevention
2 11 (13.75%) SIEM
3 9 (11.25%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (11.25%) Digital Marketing
3 9 (11.25%) Programme Management
4 8 (10.00%) Security Operations
5 7 (8.75%) Functional Testing
5 7 (8.75%) Test Scripting
6 6 (7.50%) Business Analysis
6 6 (7.50%) Investment Management
6 6 (7.50%) Software Testing
7 5 (6.25%) Mentoring
7 5 (6.25%) Network Management
7 5 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (5.00%) ITIL
8 4 (5.00%) Regression Testing
8 4 (5.00%) SDLC
8 4 (5.00%) Supplier Management
9 3 (3.75%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.50%) SQL
2 2 (2.50%) C#
2 2 (2.50%) PHP
3 1 (1.25%) VB
3 1 (1.25%) VB.NET
3 1 (1.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.25%) DBS Check
3 1 (1.25%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.25%) MCDST
3 1 (1.25%) MCSE
3 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (11.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.25%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (12.50%) QRadar
1 10 (12.50%) RSA Archer
2 8 (10.00%) SCCM
3 6 (7.50%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.25%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 13 (16.25%) Microsoft
2 10 (12.50%) IBM
3 9 (11.25%) SAP
4 6 (7.50%) Vermilion
5 5 (6.25%) VMware
6 4 (5.00%) Cisco
7 3 (3.75%) Apple
8 2 (2.50%) Citrix
8 2 (2.50%) Forcepoint
8 2 (2.50%) Google
8 2 (2.50%) NETGEAR
9 1 (1.25%) ArcSight
9 1 (1.25%) Mitel
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