The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South West region that had Senior Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Analyst
Rank 118 84 92
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 21 66 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.76% 2.05% 1.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 2.15% 1.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 52 50
Median daily rate £425 £375 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £400 £414
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -3.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £19.49 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+56.53% +11.34%
Senior Analyst
England

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
2625 3075 3237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 95.18% 95.70% 96.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1708 2066 2102
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £240 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 200 163 234
Median hourly rate £21.00 £20.63 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.75 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.79
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.66%

Senior Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Senior Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Senior 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 Senior Analyst across the South West region.

Senior Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Senior Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Analyst across the South West region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

Senior Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Senior 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 Senior Analyst across the South West region.

Senior Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Senior 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 Senior Analyst within the South West region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Bristol -9 7 £363 -3.33% 2
Wiltshire -6 6 £493 -1.50% 2
Somerset +5 5 £450 +21.62% 6
Gloucestershire +4 1 £425 +25.92% 3
Devon +4 1 £410 -
Dorset - 1 - -
Senior Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, Senior 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 Senior Analyst in the job title.

1 27 (54.00%) Finance
2 12 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (24.00%) Business Analysis
3 11 (22.00%) Security Cleared
4 10 (20.00%) Migration
5 9 (18.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (18.00%) SQL
6 8 (16.00%) Banking
6 8 (16.00%) SC Cleared
6 8 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (14.00%) Data Analysis
8 6 (12.00%) Software Testing
8 6 (12.00%) Test Scripting
8 6 (12.00%) Video Conferencing
9 5 (10.00%) Marketing
9 5 (10.00%) VoIP
9 5 (10.00%) Microsoft
9 5 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
10 4 (8.00%) Direct Marketing
10 4 (8.00%) General Ledger
11 3 (6.00%) Data Structures
11 3 (6.00%) User Stories
11 3 (6.00%) SaaS
11 3 (6.00%) Analytics
11 3 (6.00%) Asset Management
11 3 (6.00%) Document Management
11 3 (6.00%) Teradata
11 3 (6.00%) MiFID
11 3 (6.00%) Incident Management
11 3 (6.00%) Firewall

Senior 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 (4.00%) SAS
1 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.00%) IIS
2 1 (2.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.00%) MS Office
1 2 (4.00%) MS Project
2 1 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Oracle Assets
1 2 (4.00%) Oracle Cash Management
1 2 (4.00%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (4.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (4.00%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (4.00%) Oracle Internet Expenses
1 2 (4.00%) Oracle iProcurement
1 2 (4.00%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (4.00%) Oracle Receivables
1 2 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.00%) VoIP
2 3 (6.00%) Firewall
3 2 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (4.00%) DNS
3 2 (4.00%) MPLS
4 1 (2.00%) DHCP
4 1 (2.00%) Internet
4 1 (2.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (2.00%) Network Security
4 1 (2.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.00%) OLAP
1 2 (4.00%) Oracle Discoverer
1 2 (4.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.00%) Base SAS
2 1 (2.00%) QlikView
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 27 (54.00%) Finance
2 8 (16.00%) Banking
3 5 (10.00%) Marketing
4 4 (8.00%) General Ledger
5 2 (4.00%) Retail
5 2 (4.00%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.00%) Back Office
6 1 (2.00%) Electronics
6 1 (2.00%) Law
6 1 (2.00%) Legal
6 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.00%) Military
6 1 (2.00%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.00%) .NET
1 1 (2.00%) AppFabric
1 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.00%) HTML
1 1 (2.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (12.00%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (6.00%) Data Structures
4 2 (4.00%) Equities
4 2 (4.00%) Fat Client
4 2 (4.00%) NHS
4 2 (4.00%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.00%) Cyber Attack
5 1 (2.00%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.00%) Derivative
5 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.00%) Windows
2 2 (4.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (4.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.00%) Linux
3 1 (2.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (24.00%) Business Analysis
2 10 (20.00%) Migration
3 9 (18.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (14.00%) Data Analysis
5 6 (12.00%) Software Testing
5 6 (12.00%) Test Scripting
6 5 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
7 4 (8.00%) Direct Marketing
8 3 (6.00%) Analytics
8 3 (6.00%) Asset Management
8 3 (6.00%) Document Management
8 3 (6.00%) EAM
8 3 (6.00%) Incident Management
8 3 (6.00%) User Stories
9 2 (4.00%) Cash Management
9 2 (4.00%) Change Control
9 2 (4.00%) DevOps
9 2 (4.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 2 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (18.00%) SQL
2 1 (2.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (22.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (16.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.00%) CISSP
3 1 (2.00%) Degree
3 1 (2.00%) GCIA
3 1 (2.00%) GSEC
3 1 (2.00%) ISEB
3 1 (2.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.00%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.00%) MiFID
2 2 (4.00%) QA
3 1 (2.00%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (2.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (6.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.00%) BitLocker
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (4.00%) VMware ESX
2 2 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.00%) XenApp
2 2 (4.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (2.00%) Snort
3 1 (2.00%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) SCCM
1 2 (4.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (2.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (2.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 5 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.00%) Cisco
2 3 (6.00%) Teradata
3 2 (4.00%) AppSense
3 2 (4.00%) Cadence
3 2 (4.00%) NETGEAR
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle
3 2 (4.00%) SAP
3 2 (4.00%) Symantec
3 2 (4.00%) VMware
3 2 (4.00%) Wyse
4 1 (2.00%) Apple
4 1 (2.00%) ArcSight
4 1 (2.00%) CA
4 1 (2.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.00%) Citrix
4 1 (2.00%) Dell
4 1 (2.00%) Forcepoint
4 1 (2.00%) Murex
4 1 (2.00%) Polycom