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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Analyst
Rank 41 35 23
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 4 5 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 1.20% 2.21% 8.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.29% 2.35% 9.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 10
Average daily rate
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£325 £325 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £321 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £325 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £378
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.83 £28.00 £23.88
% change year-on-year
+13.66% +17.27%
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
311 213 196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 93.39% 94.25% 92.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 139 112
Average daily rate £350 £320 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.54% -0.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £417 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 5 12
Average hourly rate £35.00 £14.25 £13.71
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+145.61% +3.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.00 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £21.00 £36.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 30 September 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 - 3 £336 -
Yeovil - - - -
Bath - - - -
Senior Analyst
South West

Senior Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 15 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 14 (58.33%) Software Testing
2 14 (58.33%) SC Cleared
2 14 (58.33%) Security Cleared
3 13 (54.17%) ISEB
4 11 (45.83%) User Acceptance Testing
5 10 (41.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (41.67%) Test Scripting
6 8 (33.33%) Test Management
6 8 (33.33%) ISTQB
6 8 (33.33%) BDD
6 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (29.17%) SAP
7 7 (29.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 6 (25.00%) Scrum
9 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
9 5 (20.83%) SQL
9 5 (20.83%) ITIL
9 5 (20.83%) SpecFlow
9 5 (20.83%) Gherkin
10 4 (16.67%) Test Strategy
10 4 (16.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 4 (16.67%) Selenium
10 4 (16.67%) C#
10 4 (16.67%) Service Management
10 4 (16.67%) Migration
11 3 (12.50%) Service Delivery
11 3 (12.50%) Visual Studio
11 3 (12.50%) TDD
11 3 (12.50%) Finance

Senior Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
1 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
1 1 (4.17%) MQSeries
1 1 (4.17%) CMS
1 1 (4.17%) WebSphere
1 1 (4.17%) Escenic
1 1 (4.17%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) WAN
1 1 (4.17%) VPN
1 1 (4.17%) Firewall
1 1 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.17%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.17%) Big Data
2 1 (4.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (41.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (20.83%) SpecFlow
3 4 (16.67%) Selenium
4 3 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) Gherkin
2 1 (4.17%) HTML
2 1 (4.17%) .NET
2 1 (4.17%) J2EE
2 1 (4.17%) EJB
2 1 (4.17%) CSS
2 1 (4.17%) Struts
2 1 (4.17%) XML
2 1 (4.17%) Java RMI
2 1 (4.17%) LAMP
2 1 (4.17%) Hibernate
2 1 (4.17%) Spring
2 1 (4.17%) JSF
2 1 (4.17%) Ajax
2 1 (4.17%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (4.17%) jQuery
2 1 (4.17%) HTML5
2 1 (4.17%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) CMDB
2 1 (4.17%) Data Extraction
2 1 (4.17%) Data Structures
2 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) Software Testing
2 11 (45.83%) User Acceptance Testing
3 10 (41.67%) Test Scripting
4 8 (33.33%) Test Management
4 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (33.33%) BDD
5 6 (25.00%) Scrum
6 5 (20.83%) ITIL
7 4 (16.67%) Service Management
7 4 (16.67%) Migration
7 4 (16.67%) Test Strategy
8 3 (12.50%) Portfolio Management
8 3 (12.50%) Automation Testing
8 3 (12.50%) Service Delivery
8 3 (12.50%) Business Analysis
8 3 (12.50%) TDD
8 3 (12.50%) Asset Management
8 3 (12.50%) Integration Testing
9 2 (8.33%) Data Migration
9 2 (8.33%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.83%) SQL
2 4 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (4.17%) Java
3 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.17%) Scala
Qualifications
1 14 (58.33%) SC Cleared
1 14 (58.33%) Security Cleared
2 13 (54.17%) ISEB
3 8 (33.33%) ISTQB
4 7 (29.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (16.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (4.17%) CCNP
6 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Vendors
1 15 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (29.17%) SAP
3 2 (8.33%) SolarWinds
4 1 (4.17%) JBoss
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle