The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Southampton region that had Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Analyst
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 1 5 17
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +12
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 36 41 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 15.52% 16.14% 10.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.51% 16.67% 11.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 23 28
Median daily rate £300 £315 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -7.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £91 £230 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £399 £533
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £348
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 4
Median hourly rate £13.75 £14.25 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.50% +14.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.33 £12.70 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.39 £21.47 £13.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.88 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-8.66% +13.39%

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
218 246 319
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 93.97% 96.85% 93.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 172 186
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 20 25
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.49 £12.50 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.56 £33.70 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.08
% change year-on-year
- +8.83%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

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 19 January 2017.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 Southampton region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 25 (21.55%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (20.69%) Business Analysis
3 20 (17.24%) ITIL
3 20 (17.24%) Windows
4 17 (14.66%) Service Management
4 17 (14.66%) User Stories
5 15 (12.93%) Finance
6 14 (12.07%) Management Information System
6 14 (12.07%) QA
7 13 (11.21%) SLA
8 12 (10.34%) CMS
8 12 (10.34%) Security Cleared
9 11 (9.48%) Retail
9 11 (9.48%) Microsoft
9 11 (9.48%) Active Directory
10 10 (8.62%) ISEB
10 10 (8.62%) SQL
10 10 (8.62%) Driving Licence
11 9 (7.76%) Statistics
11 9 (7.76%) Use Case
11 9 (7.76%) Degree
11 9 (7.76%) JIRA
11 9 (7.76%) Rackspace
11 9 (7.76%) Data Management
11 9 (7.76%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (7.76%) VMware
11 9 (7.76%) Legal
12 8 (6.90%) Scrum
12 8 (6.90%) Linux
12 8 (6.90%) Data Modelling

Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 12 (10.34%) CMS
2 8 (6.90%) Joomla!
2 8 (6.90%) WordPress
3 3 (2.59%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.86%) ArcGIS
4 1 (0.86%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.86%) IIS
4 1 (0.86%) SAS
4 1 (0.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (4.31%) MS Office
2 4 (3.45%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.86%) MS Project
3 1 (0.86%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.86%) Stata
Business Applications
1 1 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.86%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.86%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.31%) IaaS
1 5 (4.31%) PaaS
2 1 (0.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.90%) Intranet
2 2 (1.72%) Network Security
3 1 (0.86%) DHCP
3 1 (0.86%) DNS
3 1 (0.86%) LAN
3 1 (0.86%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.86%) VoIP
3 1 (0.86%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.59%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.72%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (1.72%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.86%) GIS
3 1 (0.86%) MS Access
3 1 (0.86%) Pentaho
3 1 (0.86%) Power BI
3 1 (0.86%) QGIS
3 1 (0.86%) QlikView
3 1 (0.86%) Spatial Data
3 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (7.76%) JIRA
2 5 (4.31%) Rational DOORS
3 4 (3.45%) Selenium
3 4 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.59%) Cucumber
5 2 (1.72%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.72%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.72%) Subversion
5 2 (1.72%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.72%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.86%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.86%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (12.93%) Finance
2 11 (9.48%) Retail
3 9 (7.76%) Legal
4 8 (6.90%) Marketing
5 3 (2.59%) Banking
5 3 (2.59%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.72%) Back Office
6 2 (1.72%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.86%) Local Government
7 1 (0.86%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.86%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.59%) Gherkin
1 3 (2.59%) Web Services
2 2 (1.72%) XML
2 2 (1.72%) XSLT
3 1 (0.86%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.07%) Management Information System
2 10 (8.62%) Driving Licence
3 9 (7.76%) Statistics
4 5 (4.31%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.72%) Cyber Defence
5 2 (1.72%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (1.72%) Reference Data
5 2 (1.72%) Security Operations Centre
5 2 (1.72%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.86%) Clustering
6 1 (0.86%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.86%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.86%) Life Science
6 1 (0.86%) NHS
6 1 (0.86%) Social Media
6 1 (0.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (17.24%) Windows
2 8 (6.90%) Linux
3 6 (5.17%) Windows 7
4 4 (3.45%) Windows 8
4 4 (3.45%) Windows Server
5 3 (2.59%) Windows 10
5 3 (2.59%) Windows XP
6 2 (1.72%) Android
6 2 (1.72%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (21.55%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (20.69%) Business Analysis
3 20 (17.24%) ITIL
4 17 (14.66%) Service Management
4 17 (14.66%) User Stories
5 9 (7.76%) Data Management
5 9 (7.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (7.76%) Use Case
6 8 (6.90%) Content Management
6 8 (6.90%) Data Modelling
6 8 (6.90%) Data Protection
6 8 (6.90%) Document Management
6 8 (6.90%) Scrum
7 7 (6.03%) BPMN
7 7 (6.03%) Service Delivery
7 7 (6.03%) Validation
8 6 (5.17%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (5.17%) ITSM
8 6 (5.17%) Requirements Analysis
8 6 (5.17%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (8.62%) SQL
2 6 (5.17%) C
3 5 (4.31%) Java
4 1 (0.86%) C#
4 1 (0.86%) C++
4 1 (0.86%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.86%) Python
4 1 (0.86%) R
4 1 (0.86%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (10.34%) Security Cleared
2 10 (8.62%) ISEB
3 9 (7.76%) Degree
4 8 (6.90%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.59%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.86%) AAT
6 1 (0.86%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (12.07%) QA
2 13 (11.21%) SLA
3 3 (2.59%) Solvency II
4 2 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.72%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.86%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 1 (0.86%) COBIT
5 1 (0.86%) GDPR
System Software
1 11 (9.48%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.59%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.86%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.72%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (0.86%) SCCM
2 1 (0.86%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (9.48%) Microsoft
2 9 (7.76%) Rackspace
2 9 (7.76%) VMware
3 7 (6.03%) Cisco
4 5 (4.31%) SAP
4 5 (4.31%) ServiceNow
5 4 (3.45%) CA Agile Central
6 3 (2.59%) Avaya
6 3 (2.59%) Oracle
7 2 (1.72%) Intel Security
7 2 (1.72%) Splunk
8 1 (0.86%) BMC
8 1 (0.86%) CA
8 1 (0.86%) CommVault
8 1 (0.86%) Infor
8 1 (0.86%) Lotus
8 1 (0.86%) MapR
8 1 (0.86%) Remedy
8 1 (0.86%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.86%) Tableau