The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South West region that had Information Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Analyst
England / South West
Rank 120 135 122
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -13
Contract jobs requiring an Information Analyst 10 8 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.39% 0.27% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.29% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 19
Median daily rate £413 £238 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+73.68% -3.06%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £310 £275
% change year-on-year
+20.96% +12.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £16.05 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+16.82% -2.75%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South West 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
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2426 2797 2943
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 95.62% 95.62% 96.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1582 1893 1884
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £248 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 172 160 180
Median hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.88 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Information Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Information Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Information Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Information Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Information Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Information Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Information Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Information Analyst within the South West region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 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
Wiltshire - 6 £413 -
Bristol - 1 £350 - 1
Somerset - 1 - -
Information Analyst
England

Information Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, Information 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 South West region featuring Information Analyst in the job title.

1 15 (68.18%) Information Security
2 13 (59.09%) CISSP
3 11 (50.00%) CISA
4 8 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (31.82%) NHS
5 7 (31.82%) PRINCE2
6 6 (27.27%) ITIL
6 6 (27.27%) Data Protection
7 5 (22.73%) ISMS
7 5 (22.73%) Business Analysis
7 5 (22.73%) SQL
7 5 (22.73%) Information Security Management
7 5 (22.73%) Security Management
8 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
8 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (18.18%) Retail
8 4 (18.18%) ITIL V3
8 4 (18.18%) BitLocker
9 3 (13.64%) Data Loss Prevention
9 3 (13.64%) Penetration Testing
9 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
9 3 (13.64%) Risk Management
10 2 (9.09%) Scrum
10 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
10 2 (9.09%) ISEB
10 2 (9.09%) CISM
10 2 (9.09%) MS Excel

Information Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 2 (9.09%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) DMZ
1 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.55%) PowerPivot
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) JIRA
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (18.18%) Retail
2 1 (4.55%) Electronics
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Legal
2 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.55%) Marketing
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) NHS
2 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Informatics
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Information Security
2 7 (31.82%) PRINCE2
3 6 (27.27%) Data Protection
3 6 (27.27%) ITIL
4 5 (22.73%) Business Analysis
4 5 (22.73%) Information Security Management
4 5 (22.73%) ISMS
4 5 (22.73%) Security Management
5 4 (18.18%) ITIL V3
5 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (13.64%) Data Loss Prevention
6 3 (13.64%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (13.64%) Risk Management
7 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (9.09%) Business Process Improvement
7 2 (9.09%) Process Improvement
7 2 (9.09%) Regulatory Compliance
7 2 (9.09%) Scrum
7 2 (9.09%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (59.09%) CISSP
2 11 (50.00%) CISA
3 2 (9.09%) CISM
3 2 (9.09%) Degree
3 2 (9.09%) IIBA
3 2 (9.09%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.55%) COBIT
2 1 (4.55%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) BitLocker
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) SAP