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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Analyst
Rank 40 42 33
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 1 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 0.32% 0.66% 2.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.69% 2.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Average daily rate £410 £363 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.10% -4.91%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.74 £32.00 £27.20
% change year-on-year
-32.05% +17.64%
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
312 289 219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 99.05% 95.38% 97.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 173 134
Average daily rate £400 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £235 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 28 16
Average hourly rate £40.00 £17.50 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+128.57% -44.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.25 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £45.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 14 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (40.00%) ISEB
2 10 (40.00%) Software Testing
2 10 (40.00%) Security Testing
2 10 (40.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 9 (36.00%) Waterfall
3 9 (36.00%) Test Management
3 9 (36.00%) Test Automation
3 9 (36.00%) ISTQB
3 9 (36.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 8 (32.00%) Functional Testing
4 8 (32.00%) QA
5 7 (28.00%) Business Analysis
5 7 (28.00%) Performance Testing
5 7 (28.00%) Load Testing
5 7 (28.00%) Selenium
5 7 (28.00%) SC Cleared
5 7 (28.00%) Security Cleared
5 7 (28.00%) SpecFlow
5 7 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (24.00%) EMIR
6 6 (24.00%) Fund Management
6 6 (24.00%) MiFID
6 6 (24.00%) Derivative
6 6 (24.00%) Asset Management
7 5 (20.00%) Scrum
7 5 (20.00%) User Stories
7 5 (20.00%) Test Scripting
7 5 (20.00%) Manual Testing
8 4 (16.00%) Integration Testing

Senior Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.00%) MS Office
1 1 (4.00%) MS Project
1 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Selenium
1 7 (28.00%) SpecFlow
General
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Electronics
2 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.00%) Marketing
2 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (24.00%) Derivative
3 1 (4.00%) NHS
3 1 (4.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
1 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (40.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 10 (40.00%) Security Testing
2 10 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 9 (36.00%) Test Automation
3 9 (36.00%) Test Management
3 9 (36.00%) Waterfall
4 8 (32.00%) Functional Testing
5 7 (28.00%) Business Analysis
5 7 (28.00%) Load Testing
5 7 (28.00%) Performance Testing
6 6 (24.00%) Asset Management
6 6 (24.00%) Fund Management
7 5 (20.00%) Manual Testing
7 5 (20.00%) Scrum
7 5 (20.00%) Test Scripting
7 5 (20.00%) User Stories
8 4 (16.00%) Integration Testing
8 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (12.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) ISEB
2 9 (36.00%) ISTQB
2 9 (36.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 7 (28.00%) SC Cleared
3 7 (28.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (8.00%) Degree
5 1 (4.00%) APMG
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (32.00%) QA
2 6 (24.00%) EMIR
2 6 (24.00%) MiFID
3 1 (4.00%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (4.00%) FATCA
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.00%) SAP
3 1 (4.00%) Casewise
3 1 (4.00%) Civica
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