The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 4 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 74 78 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 19.22% 24.38% 23.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.67% 25.32% 24.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 53 40
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£345 £475 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.36% +58.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £234 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £523 £421
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
- +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 25
Average hourly rate £27.00 £11.75 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+129.78% -16.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.54 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.40 £12.15 £24.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
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Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Southampton 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
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
358 308 325
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 92.99% 96.25% 95.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 264 210 153
Average daily rate £340 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £179 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £528 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 39 62
Average hourly rate £26.00 £11.75 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+121.27% -21.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £16.72 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

Analyst
Hourly Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in Southampton

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton region that cited 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 Analyst in their job title.

1 44 (33.59%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (26.72%) Finance
3 26 (19.85%) User Stories
4 25 (19.08%) Scrum
4 25 (19.08%) SQL
5 19 (14.50%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (13.74%) SC Cleared
6 18 (13.74%) Security Cleared
6 18 (13.74%) JIRA
6 18 (13.74%) Web Services
7 16 (12.21%) Windows
8 15 (11.45%) Cucumber
9 12 (9.16%) Retail
9 12 (9.16%) Business Analysis
10 11 (8.40%) Selenium
10 11 (8.40%) Mobile App
10 11 (8.40%) UML
10 11 (8.40%) Java
10 11 (8.40%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (7.63%) ITIL
11 10 (7.63%) Migration
11 10 (7.63%) Test Automation
12 9 (6.87%) Data Migration
12 9 (6.87%) Kanban
12 9 (6.87%) BDD
12 9 (6.87%) Confluence
13 8 (6.11%) AS400
13 8 (6.11%) JMeter
13 8 (6.11%) Windows Server 2003
13 8 (6.11%) RESTful

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton region that cited 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 Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (6.87%) Confluence
2 4 (3.05%) SAS
3 1 (0.76%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (0.76%) Oracle Spatial
3 1 (0.76%) Oracle BPEL
3 1 (0.76%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (5.34%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (4.58%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.53%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (1.53%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.76%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (4.58%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.34%) LAN
2 6 (4.58%) DNS
3 4 (3.05%) WAN
3 4 (3.05%) Firewall
4 3 (2.29%) RIP
4 3 (2.29%) TCP/IP
4 3 (2.29%) DHCP
4 3 (2.29%) 802.11
4 3 (2.29%) MPLS
4 3 (2.29%) OSPF
4 3 (2.29%) BGP
4 3 (2.29%) EIGRP
4 3 (2.29%) H.323
4 3 (2.29%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (2.29%) Wireshark
4 3 (2.29%) Multicast
5 2 (1.53%) Wireless
6 1 (0.76%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.76%) HTTP
6 1 (0.76%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.82%) SAP BW
1 5 (3.82%) SAP BI
2 4 (3.05%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (3.05%) Base SAS
3 3 (2.29%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.76%) Star Schema
4 1 (0.76%) OLAP
4 1 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.76%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 18 (13.74%) JIRA
2 15 (11.45%) Cucumber
3 11 (8.40%) Selenium
4 8 (6.11%) JMeter
5 7 (5.34%) LoadRunner
6 6 (4.58%) SoapUI
7 5 (3.82%) SpecFlow
7 5 (3.82%) JUnit
7 5 (3.82%) Subversion
8 4 (3.05%) Eclipse
8 4 (3.05%) Jenkins
9 2 (1.53%) WebDriver
9 2 (1.53%) Robotium
10 1 (0.76%) FitNesse
10 1 (0.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.76%) Oracle APEX
10 1 (0.76%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.76%) MSI
10 1 (0.76%) AdminStudio
10 1 (0.76%) Calabash
General
1 35 (26.72%) Finance
2 12 (9.16%) Retail
3 4 (3.05%) French Language
4 3 (2.29%) Marketing
5 2 (1.53%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.53%) Banking
6 1 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.76%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (13.74%) Web Services
2 8 (6.11%) RESTful
3 5 (3.82%) SOAP
4 4 (3.05%) .NET
5 1 (0.76%) HTML
5 1 (0.76%) Spring
5 1 (0.76%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.50%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (8.40%) Mobile App
3 8 (6.11%) AS400
4 4 (3.05%) GIS
5 3 (2.29%) NHS
5 3 (2.29%) FMCG
6 1 (0.76%) iSeries
6 1 (0.76%) Replication
6 1 (0.76%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.76%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.76%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 16 (12.21%) Windows
2 8 (6.11%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (6.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (4.58%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.29%) Windows 7
4 3 (2.29%) Solaris
4 3 (2.29%) Linux
5 1 (0.76%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.76%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.76%) Windows Vista
5 1 (0.76%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (33.59%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (19.85%) User Stories
3 25 (19.08%) Scrum
4 12 (9.16%) Business Analysis
5 11 (8.40%) UML
5 11 (8.40%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (7.63%) ITIL
6 10 (7.63%) Migration
6 10 (7.63%) Test Automation
7 9 (6.87%) Kanban
7 9 (6.87%) Data Migration
7 9 (6.87%) BDD
8 8 (6.11%) Requirements Analysis
8 8 (6.11%) Test Scripting
8 8 (6.11%) TDD
9 7 (5.34%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (5.34%) Requirements Management
9 7 (5.34%) Integration Testing
9 7 (5.34%) Test Strategy
10 6 (4.58%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 25 (19.08%) SQL
2 11 (8.40%) Java
3 5 (3.82%) Ruby
4 4 (3.05%) Bash Shell
4 4 (3.05%) Shell Script
5 3 (2.29%) SAS Macro
6 2 (1.53%) RPG IV
6 2 (1.53%) RPG
7 1 (0.76%) C#
7 1 (0.76%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.76%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.76%) VBScript
7 1 (0.76%) Python
7 1 (0.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (13.74%) SC Cleared
1 18 (13.74%) Security Cleared
2 7 (5.34%) ISEB
3 4 (3.05%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.29%) CCNP
5 2 (1.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (1.53%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.53%) Degree
5 2 (1.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.76%) CCNA
6 1 (0.76%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.29%) SLA
1 3 (2.29%) QA
2 2 (1.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (2.29%) Snort
2 1 (0.76%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (4.58%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (3.82%) SCCM
3 4 (3.05%) WebInspect
4 2 (1.53%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (5.34%) SAP
1 7 (5.34%) HP
2 5 (3.82%) Citrix
3 4 (3.05%) Cisco
3 4 (3.05%) ServiceNow
4 3 (2.29%) SolarWinds
4 3 (2.29%) CheckPoint
4 3 (2.29%) Sourcefire
5 2 (1.53%) ESRI
5 2 (1.53%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.53%) Oracle
5 2 (1.53%) Business Objects
6 1 (0.76%) Juniper
6 1 (0.76%) Informatica
6 1 (0.76%) Capita
6 1 (0.76%) LANDesk
6 1 (0.76%) Meru Networks
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