The table below looks at the statistics 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 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Analyst
Rank 97 93 91
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 51 53 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.70% 1.64% 1.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.78% 1.71% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 41 32
Average daily rate £360 £470 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.40% +6.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £550 £476
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £32.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.74 £32.00 £27.20
% change year-on-year
-32.05% +17.64%
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
2859 3095 2413
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 95.52% 95.91% 94.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1931 1959 1456
Average daily rate £375 £385 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £476
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 176 178 162
Average hourly rate £35.00 £28.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.80% +42.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.50 £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 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 9 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Analyst within the South West region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Bristol +6 18 £360 -0.68% 8
Wiltshire -22 12 £450 -10.00% 3
Dorset +6 7 £313 +13.63% 2
Gloucestershire +12 3 £275 -34.71% 2
Somerset +1 1 £410 +13.10% 1
Devon - 1 £440 -
Senior Analyst
England

Senior Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 44 (36.36%) Finance
2 35 (28.93%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (24.79%) ISEB
4 25 (20.66%) Business Analysis
5 22 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
6 21 (17.36%) Microsoft
7 19 (15.70%) Analytical Skills
8 17 (14.05%) Banking
9 16 (13.22%) SQL
9 16 (13.22%) QA
9 16 (13.22%) Security Cleared
10 15 (12.40%) ISTQB
10 15 (12.40%) MS Excel
10 15 (12.40%) MS Visio
10 15 (12.40%) Waterfall
11 14 (11.57%) PRINCE2
11 14 (11.57%) Project Management
11 14 (11.57%) Software Testing
12 13 (10.74%) SC Cleared
12 13 (10.74%) Selenium
12 13 (10.74%) UML
12 13 (10.74%) MS Office
13 12 (9.92%) NHS
13 12 (9.92%) Scrum
13 12 (9.92%) Test Automation
13 12 (9.92%) Degree
14 11 (9.09%) Use Case
14 11 (9.09%) Test Management
14 11 (9.09%) BPMN
14 11 (9.09%) Non-Functional Testing

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 4 (3.31%) Skype for Business
2 3 (2.48%) ATG Dynamo
3 2 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (1.65%) IIS
3 2 (1.65%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.65%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.83%) SAS
Applications
1 15 (12.40%) MS Excel
1 15 (12.40%) MS Visio
2 13 (10.74%) MS Office
3 7 (5.79%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (3.31%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (4.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.61%) Firewall
2 6 (4.96%) VPN
3 5 (4.13%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (4.13%) Network Security
4 4 (3.31%) FWSM
4 4 (3.31%) Wireless
5 3 (2.48%) Cisco IPT
5 3 (2.48%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (2.48%) DNS
5 3 (2.48%) IP Telephony
5 3 (2.48%) MPLS
5 3 (2.48%) Unified Communications
5 3 (2.48%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (1.65%) DHCP
6 2 (1.65%) Internet
6 2 (1.65%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.83%) ATM
7 1 (0.83%) Intranet
7 1 (0.83%) LAN
7 1 (0.83%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.96%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.31%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.83%) Big Data
4 1 (0.83%) GIS
4 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (10.74%) Selenium
2 9 (7.44%) SpecFlow
3 6 (4.96%) WebDriver
4 3 (2.48%) FitNesse
4 3 (2.48%) Jenkins
4 3 (2.48%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.65%) Cucumber
5 2 (1.65%) JIRA
5 2 (1.65%) Rational Rose
5 2 (1.65%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.83%) Capybara
General
1 44 (36.36%) Finance
2 17 (14.05%) Banking
3 7 (5.79%) Retail
4 5 (4.13%) Electronics
4 5 (4.13%) Manufacturing
4 5 (4.13%) Marketing
4 5 (4.13%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.65%) Law
5 2 (1.65%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.83%) Back Office
6 1 (0.83%) Billing
6 1 (0.83%) Legal
6 1 (0.83%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.31%) Gherkin
2 3 (2.48%) Web Services
3 2 (1.65%) .NET
4 1 (0.83%) Middleware
4 1 (0.83%) REST
4 1 (0.83%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 19 (15.70%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (9.92%) NHS
3 8 (6.61%) Data Centre
4 6 (4.96%) Derivative
5 2 (1.65%) APACS
5 2 (1.65%) Fat Client
5 2 (1.65%) Informatics
5 2 (1.65%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.65%) Mobile Payment
5 2 (1.65%) Security Operations Centre
5 2 (1.65%) SWIFT
5 2 (1.65%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.83%) Contactless
6 1 (0.83%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.83%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (0.83%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.83%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (0.83%) User Experience
6 1 (0.83%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.83%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.26%) Windows
2 6 (4.96%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (4.13%) Windows 7
3 5 (4.13%) Windows Server
4 4 (3.31%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (2.48%) Android
5 3 (2.48%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.83%) Linux
6 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (28.93%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (20.66%) Business Analysis
3 22 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (12.40%) Waterfall
5 14 (11.57%) PRINCE2
5 14 (11.57%) Project Management
5 14 (11.57%) Software Testing
6 13 (10.74%) UML
7 12 (9.92%) Scrum
7 12 (9.92%) Test Automation
8 11 (9.09%) BPMN
8 11 (9.09%) Non-Functional Testing
8 11 (9.09%) Test Management
8 11 (9.09%) Use Case
9 10 (8.26%) Functional Testing
9 10 (8.26%) Security Testing
9 10 (8.26%) Target Operating Model
10 9 (7.44%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (7.44%) User Stories
11 8 (6.61%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (13.22%) SQL
2 3 (2.48%) Java
3 2 (1.65%) C#
3 2 (1.65%) Ruby
3 2 (1.65%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (24.79%) ISEB
2 16 (13.22%) Security Cleared
3 15 (12.40%) ISTQB
4 13 (10.74%) SC Cleared
5 12 (9.92%) Degree
6 10 (8.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 6 (4.96%) CBAP
8 4 (3.31%) APMG
9 3 (2.48%) CISSP
9 3 (2.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (1.65%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.83%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (0.83%) CCNA
11 1 (0.83%) CCNP
11 1 (0.83%) CCSA
11 1 (0.83%) CCSE
11 1 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.83%) GCIA
11 1 (0.83%) GSEC
11 1 (0.83%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (13.22%) QA
2 6 (4.96%) EMIR
2 6 (4.96%) MiFID
2 6 (4.96%) SLA
2 6 (4.96%) Solvency II
3 5 (4.13%) Basel II
3 5 (4.13%) Basel III
3 5 (4.13%) PCI DSS
4 3 (2.48%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (1.65%) ISO27002
5 2 (1.65%) SEPA
6 1 (0.83%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.83%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.83%) FATCA
6 1 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.83%) ISO22301
6 1 (0.83%) ISO27005
System Software
1 7 (5.79%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.48%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (2.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.65%) VMware ESX
3 2 (1.65%) XenApp
3 2 (1.65%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.83%) BitLocker
4 1 (0.83%) DFS Replication
4 1 (0.83%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (0.83%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.83%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (4.13%) SCCM
2 3 (2.48%) CiscoWorks
3 2 (1.65%) SCOM
4 1 (0.83%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (0.83%) SCDPM
4 1 (0.83%) SCOrch
4 1 (0.83%) SCSM
4 1 (0.83%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.83%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (0.83%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (17.36%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.79%) CheckPoint
2 7 (5.79%) Cisco
2 7 (5.79%) SAP
3 6 (4.96%) Nokia
4 5 (4.13%) CA
4 5 (4.13%) HP
5 4 (3.31%) Casewise
5 4 (3.31%) Civica
5 4 (3.31%) IBM
5 4 (3.31%) IronPort
5 4 (3.31%) VMware
6 3 (2.48%) ATG
6 3 (2.48%) SolarWinds
7 2 (1.65%) AppSense
7 2 (1.65%) Teradata
7 2 (1.65%) Wyse
8 1 (0.83%) Apple
8 1 (0.83%) Dell
8 1 (0.83%) Symantec
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