The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 10 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 46 51 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 13.77% 23.39% 25.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.74% 24.76% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 25 32
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£325 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £218 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £406 £344
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 13 2
Average hourly rate £14.15 £21.50 £13.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.20% +62.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.04 £15.50 £12.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £32.30 £13.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.67
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +2.24%
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
312 206 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 93.41% 94.50% 90.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 134 91
Average daily rate £325 £320 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 19 12
Average hourly rate £20.00 £30.00 £12.46
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +140.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £15.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.60 £33.44 £37.50
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 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 19 December 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 19 December 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 19 December 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Taunton -10 19 £325 -14.47% 1
Bath 0 10 £288 -8.00% 4
Street -4 4 £375 +36.36%
Axbridge - 1 - -
Cheddar - - - -
Clevedon - - - -
Weston-super-Mare - - - -
Yeovil - - - -
Analyst
South West

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 26 (25.74%) Business Analysis
2 25 (24.75%) Microsoft
2 25 (24.75%) SQL
2 25 (24.75%) SAP
3 20 (19.80%) Migration
3 20 (19.80%) User Acceptance Testing
4 17 (16.83%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (15.84%) Finance
5 16 (15.84%) ITIL
6 15 (14.85%) Security Cleared
7 14 (13.86%) BPMN
8 13 (12.87%) Data Migration
8 13 (12.87%) SC Cleared
8 13 (12.87%) BDD
8 13 (12.87%) SpecFlow
8 13 (12.87%) ISEB
9 12 (11.88%) Scrum
9 12 (11.88%) PRINCE2
9 12 (11.88%) Integration Testing
9 12 (11.88%) Test Scripting
10 11 (10.89%) Gherkin
10 11 (10.89%) SQL Server
10 11 (10.89%) Software Testing
11 10 (9.90%) Windows
11 10 (9.90%) E-Commerce
11 10 (9.90%) MS Visio
11 10 (9.90%) User Stories
11 10 (9.90%) ISTQB
12 9 (8.91%) MS Excel
13 8 (7.92%) C#

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 4 (3.96%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.97%) Apache
2 3 (2.97%) IIS
3 2 (1.98%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.99%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 10 (9.90%) MS Visio
2 9 (8.91%) MS Excel
3 7 (6.93%) MS Office
4 3 (2.97%) MS Project
5 2 (1.98%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.99%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (3.96%) SAP SD
1 4 (3.96%) SAP PM
2 3 (2.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (1.98%) SAP FI
3 2 (1.98%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (1.98%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.99%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.99%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.97%) VoIP
2 1 (0.99%) Network Security
2 1 (0.99%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.89%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (2.97%) DTS
3 3 (2.97%) MySQL
4 2 (1.98%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.99%) MS Access
5 1 (0.99%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 13 (12.87%) SpecFlow
2 8 (7.92%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (5.94%) Visual Studio
4 5 (4.95%) Selenium
5 3 (2.97%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.98%) Rational DOORS
6 2 (1.98%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.99%) eggPlant
7 1 (0.99%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.99%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.99%) Hudson
7 1 (0.99%) Dreamweaver
General
1 16 (15.84%) Finance
2 8 (7.92%) Retail
3 7 (6.93%) Manufacturing
4 4 (3.96%) Banking
5 3 (2.97%) Marketing
5 3 (2.97%) Advertising
5 3 (2.97%) Electronics
5 3 (2.97%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.99%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.89%) Gherkin
2 5 (4.95%) .NET
2 5 (4.95%) Web Services
3 2 (1.98%) SOAP
4 1 (0.99%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.92%) Data Extraction
2 7 (6.93%) Data Structures
3 6 (5.94%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.96%) NHS
4 4 (3.96%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.97%) DTV
6 2 (1.98%) Replication
7 1 (0.99%) iPhone
7 1 (0.99%) iPad
7 1 (0.99%) Clustering
7 1 (0.99%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.99%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.90%) Windows
2 3 (2.97%) Linux
3 2 (1.98%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (1.98%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.98%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.99%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.99%) Android
4 1 (0.99%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (0.99%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (25.74%) Business Analysis
2 20 (19.80%) Migration
2 20 (19.80%) User Acceptance Testing
3 17 (16.83%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (15.84%) ITIL
5 14 (13.86%) BPMN
6 13 (12.87%) Data Migration
6 13 (12.87%) BDD
7 12 (11.88%) Scrum
7 12 (11.88%) PRINCE2
7 12 (11.88%) Integration Testing
7 12 (11.88%) Test Scripting
8 11 (10.89%) Software Testing
9 10 (9.90%) E-Commerce
9 10 (9.90%) User Stories
10 8 (7.92%) Project Management
10 8 (7.92%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (7.92%) Automated Testing
10 8 (7.92%) Analytics
11 7 (6.93%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 25 (24.75%) SQL
2 8 (7.92%) C#
3 6 (5.94%) T-SQL
4 5 (4.95%) Java
5 2 (1.98%) C++
Qualifications
1 15 (14.85%) Security Cleared
2 13 (12.87%) SC Cleared
2 13 (12.87%) ISEB
3 10 (9.90%) ISTQB
4 4 (3.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.99%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.99%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.99%) MCITP
5 1 (0.99%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.99%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.97%) Data Quality
1 3 (2.97%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.98%) QA
System Software
1 7 (6.93%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (3.96%) SCCM
2 3 (2.97%) WSUS
3 1 (0.99%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.99%) SCOM
Vendors
1 25 (24.75%) Microsoft
1 25 (24.75%) SAP
2 4 (3.96%) VMware
3 1 (0.99%) hybris
3 1 (0.99%) TOWER Software
3 1 (0.99%) Cisco
3 1 (0.99%) Adobe
3 1 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (0.99%) Citrix
3 1 (0.99%) NetApp
3 1 (0.99%) Lotus
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