The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Analyst
Rank 44 33 22
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 2 6 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 0.62% 2.90% 8.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 3.05% 9.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 11
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£348 £325 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.92% +4.83%
UK excluding London average daily rate £423 £365 £375
% change year-on-year
+15.75% -2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £28.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +33.33%
Senior 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
304 197 197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 94.12% 95.17% 91.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 132 115
Average daily rate £325 £318 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.36% -0.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 8 11
Average hourly rate £20.03 £17.00 £13.71
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.82% +23.99%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £15.50 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £21.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

Senior Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Senior Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Senior Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Senior Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Senior Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Senior Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

Senior 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 Senior Analyst within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 21 October 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 - 2 £348 - 3
Yeovil - - - -
Bath - - - - 2
Senior Analyst
South West

Senior Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset region that cited Senior 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 Senior Analyst in their job title.

1 9 (64.29%) Software Testing
2 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 7 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 6 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (42.86%) ISEB
5 5 (35.71%) Scrum
5 5 (35.71%) SAP
5 5 (35.71%) SQL
5 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (35.71%) BDD
5 5 (35.71%) SpecFlow
5 5 (35.71%) Gherkin
5 5 (35.71%) Test Scripting
6 4 (28.57%) Test Management
6 4 (28.57%) ISTQB
6 4 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (21.43%) C#
7 3 (21.43%) Visual Studio
7 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
7 3 (21.43%) ITIL
8 2 (14.29%) ETL
8 2 (14.29%) Project Management
8 2 (14.29%) Service Management
8 2 (14.29%) Change Management
8 2 (14.29%) Finance
8 2 (14.29%) Migration
8 2 (14.29%) Selenium
8 2 (14.29%) assyst

Senior Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset region that cited Senior 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 Senior Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) WAN
1 1 (7.14%) VPN
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (35.71%) SpecFlow
3 3 (21.43%) Visual Studio
4 2 (14.29%) Selenium
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
1 1 (7.14%) Data Extraction
1 1 (7.14%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Software Testing
2 6 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (35.71%) Scrum
3 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (35.71%) Test Scripting
3 5 (35.71%) BDD
4 4 (28.57%) Test Management
5 3 (21.43%) ITIL
6 2 (14.29%) ETL
6 2 (14.29%) Project Management
6 2 (14.29%) Service Management
6 2 (14.29%) Change Management
6 2 (14.29%) Migration
6 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
6 2 (14.29%) Integration Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Test Strategy
6 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
6 2 (14.29%) User Stories
7 1 (7.14%) Business Process Mapping
7 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 3 (21.43%) C#
3 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (42.86%) ISEB
3 4 (28.57%) ISTQB
3 4 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (7.14%) CCNP
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) SAP
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco
Somerset
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Rate: £300 - 350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £350 Per Day Rate DOE Ltd Co Basis
Posted: 4 days ago
Taunton
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago