The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the South West 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South West region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Analyst
Rank 67 84 76
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 77 31 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 2.53% 1.44% 1.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.72% 1.54% 1.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 23 36
Average daily rate
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£438 £425 £341
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +24.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £320 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £364
% change year-on-year
- +9.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Average hourly rate £15.00 - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £30.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-43.33% +76.47%
Job Titles Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2835 2016 2832
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 93.10% 93.90% 93.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1858 1255 1699
Average daily rate £360 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 165 135 190
Average hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £22.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -29.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £42.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Senior Analyst
England

Senior Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

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 25 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Analyst within the South West region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
Wiltshire +18 36 £452 +5.78% 7
Bristol -17 15 £393 +16.29% 3
Somerset -8 13 £305 - 5
Gloucestershire -11 3 £640 +70.66% 3
Dorset +3 2 - -
Senior Analyst
England

Senior Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 71 (52.99%) Finance
2 44 (32.84%) Business Analysis
3 38 (28.36%) Requirements Analysis
4 37 (27.61%) GAP Analysis
5 35 (26.12%) Banking
6 34 (25.37%) Stakeholder Management
6 34 (25.37%) MS Visio
7 30 (22.39%) ISEB
7 30 (22.39%) UML
8 27 (20.15%) Data Modelling
9 26 (19.40%) Business Transformation
10 25 (18.66%) SC Cleared
10 25 (18.66%) Security Cleared
10 25 (18.66%) Microsoft
11 23 (17.16%) SSADM
11 23 (17.16%) DSDM
12 21 (15.67%) SQL
13 20 (14.93%) BPR
13 20 (14.93%) Test Scripting
13 20 (14.93%) BPMN
14 19 (14.18%) User Acceptance Testing
14 19 (14.18%) Software Testing
15 17 (12.69%) Team Foundation Server
16 16 (11.94%) Basel III
16 16 (11.94%) Solvency II
16 16 (11.94%) Basel II
17 15 (11.19%) Test Management
18 14 (10.45%) ISTQB
18 14 (10.45%) Retail
19 13 (9.70%) Project Management

Senior Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 9 (6.72%) SAS
2 2 (1.49%) CMS
2 2 (1.49%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.49%) Escenic
2 2 (1.49%) Adobe CQ
2 2 (1.49%) WebLogic
2 2 (1.49%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.49%) MQSeries
3 1 (0.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 34 (25.37%) MS Visio
2 12 (8.96%) MS Excel
3 8 (5.97%) MS Project
4 3 (2.24%) MS Office
5 1 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.75%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.49%) assyst
2 1 (0.75%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.75%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (0.75%) Oracle Assets
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.73%) Firewall
2 3 (2.24%) WAN
2 3 (2.24%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (1.49%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (1.49%) VPN
3 2 (1.49%) LAN
3 2 (1.49%) VoIP
4 1 (0.75%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.75%) Wireless
4 1 (0.75%) Internet
4 1 (0.75%) OSPF
4 1 (0.75%) BGP
4 1 (0.75%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.22%) Oracle Discoverer
2 4 (2.99%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.49%) Hadoop
3 2 (1.49%) Big Data
3 2 (1.49%) MySQL
4 1 (0.75%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.75%) MS Access
4 1 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.75%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 17 (12.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (5.97%) SpecFlow
3 6 (4.48%) Selenium
4 5 (3.73%) Visual Studio
5 4 (2.99%) Rational Rose
6 1 (0.75%) Yeoman
General
1 71 (52.99%) Finance
2 35 (26.12%) Banking
3 14 (10.45%) Retail
4 12 (8.96%) Retail Banking
5 3 (2.24%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.75%) Back Office
6 1 (0.75%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.75%) Marketing
6 1 (0.75%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.22%) Gherkin
2 2 (1.49%) HTML
2 2 (1.49%) .NET
2 2 (1.49%) J2EE
2 2 (1.49%) EJB
2 2 (1.49%) CSS
2 2 (1.49%) Struts
2 2 (1.49%) XML
2 2 (1.49%) Java RMI
2 2 (1.49%) LAMP
2 2 (1.49%) Hibernate
2 2 (1.49%) Spring
2 2 (1.49%) JSF
2 2 (1.49%) Ajax
2 2 (1.49%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (1.49%) jQuery
2 2 (1.49%) HTML5
2 2 (1.49%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.73%) NHS
2 4 (2.99%) APACS
2 4 (2.99%) SWIFT
2 4 (2.99%) Mobile Payment
3 3 (2.24%) AS400
3 3 (2.24%) CMDB
3 3 (2.24%) IBM Mainframe
3 3 (2.24%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.49%) GIS
4 2 (1.49%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.75%) Data Extraction
5 1 (0.75%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.73%) Windows
2 3 (2.24%) Linux
3 2 (1.49%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (32.84%) Business Analysis
2 38 (28.36%) Requirements Analysis
3 37 (27.61%) GAP Analysis
4 34 (25.37%) Stakeholder Management
5 30 (22.39%) UML
6 27 (20.15%) Data Modelling
7 26 (19.40%) Business Transformation
8 23 (17.16%) SSADM
8 23 (17.16%) DSDM
9 20 (14.93%) BPR
9 20 (14.93%) Test Scripting
9 20 (14.93%) BPMN
10 19 (14.18%) Software Testing
10 19 (14.18%) User Acceptance Testing
11 15 (11.19%) Test Management
12 13 (9.70%) Project Management
13 12 (8.96%) PRINCE2
13 12 (8.96%) BDD
14 11 (8.21%) Scrum
14 11 (8.21%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 21 (15.67%) SQL
2 7 (5.22%) C#
3 2 (1.49%) Java
3 2 (1.49%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.49%) REXX
3 2 (1.49%) JCL
3 2 (1.49%) Scala
4 1 (0.75%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (22.39%) ISEB
2 25 (18.66%) SC Cleared
2 25 (18.66%) Security Cleared
3 14 (10.45%) ISTQB
4 9 (6.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (3.73%) Degree
5 5 (3.73%) ACCA
5 5 (3.73%) CIMA
6 4 (2.99%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 4 (2.99%) CISSP
7 3 (2.24%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (2.24%) CCNP
8 2 (1.49%) MCSE
8 2 (1.49%) CCNA
8 2 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.75%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.75%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (11.94%) Basel II
1 16 (11.94%) Basel III
1 16 (11.94%) Solvency II
2 9 (6.72%) FINREP
3 8 (5.97%) COREP
3 8 (5.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 7 (5.22%) FATCA
5 5 (3.73%) PCI DSS
6 4 (2.99%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.24%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 3 (2.24%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.75%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (18.66%) Microsoft
2 13 (9.70%) Oracle
2 13 (9.70%) SAP
3 8 (5.97%) Casewise
4 4 (2.99%) Business Objects
4 4 (2.99%) Cisco
5 3 (2.24%) IBM
5 3 (2.24%) VMware
5 3 (2.24%) SolarWinds
6 2 (1.49%) CA
6 2 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.49%) JBoss
7 1 (0.75%) Cognos
7 1 (0.75%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (0.75%) HP
7 1 (0.75%) BT
7 1 (0.75%) Nokia
7 1 (0.75%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.75%) Teradata
7 1 (0.75%) Blue Coat
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