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 4 March 2015 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 5 1 5
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 75 69 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 17.81% 20.41% 13.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.53% 21.84% 13.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 50 13
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£378 £320 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.12% -39.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £464 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 2
Average hourly rate £12.50 £17.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.47% -32.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.90 £16.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £119.60 £19.40 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +11.11%
Analyst
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
384 316 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 91.21% 93.49% 95.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 227 92
Average daily rate £375 £315 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £170 £159
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 25 37
Average hourly rate £12.50 £18.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.55% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.03 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.75 £40.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.64% -2.85%

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 4 March 2015.

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 4 March 2015.

Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in Southampton

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 32 (24.43%) SQL
2 30 (22.90%) Finance
3 28 (21.37%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (20.61%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (17.56%) Pharmaceutical
5 23 (17.56%) GAMP
5 23 (17.56%) Security Cleared
6 19 (14.50%) Windows
7 18 (13.74%) SC Cleared
8 17 (12.98%) Cucumber
8 17 (12.98%) Microsoft
9 15 (11.45%) MS Excel
9 15 (11.45%) Selenium
10 14 (10.69%) BDD
10 14 (10.69%) Manufacturing
10 14 (10.69%) Scrum
11 11 (8.40%) Java
11 11 (8.40%) Subversion
12 10 (7.63%) HP
12 10 (7.63%) Migration
12 10 (7.63%) Jenkins
13 9 (6.87%) ETL
13 9 (6.87%) Linux
14 8 (6.11%) Project Management
14 8 (6.11%) TDD
14 8 (6.11%) Telecoms
14 8 (6.11%) Waterfall
14 8 (6.11%) HP Quality Center
14 8 (6.11%) User Stories
15 7 (5.34%) Mobile App

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 3 (2.29%) Confluence
2 1 (0.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (0.76%) Apache
Applications
1 15 (11.45%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.58%) MS Visio
3 4 (3.05%) MS Office
4 3 (2.29%) MS Project
5 2 (1.53%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.53%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.76%) Magento
3 1 (0.76%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.76%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.58%) LAN
1 6 (4.58%) Firewall
2 5 (3.82%) Network Security
2 5 (3.82%) DNS
3 4 (3.05%) WAN
3 4 (3.05%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (2.29%) Wireshark
4 3 (2.29%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.53%) SSL
5 2 (1.53%) SMTP
5 2 (1.53%) FTP
5 2 (1.53%) HTTP
5 2 (1.53%) LDAP
5 2 (1.53%) Internet
5 2 (1.53%) IPsec
5 2 (1.53%) tcpdump
6 1 (0.76%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (0.76%) Multicast
6 1 (0.76%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (0.76%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.53%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (0.76%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.76%) SAP BI
3 1 (0.76%) SAP BW
3 1 (0.76%) MS Access
3 1 (0.76%) DB2
3 1 (0.76%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 17 (12.98%) Cucumber
2 15 (11.45%) Selenium
3 11 (8.40%) Subversion
4 10 (7.63%) Jenkins
5 7 (5.34%) WebDriver
5 7 (5.34%) JIRA
5 7 (5.34%) JUnit
6 6 (4.58%) Eclipse
7 5 (3.82%) JMeter
8 4 (3.05%) LoadRunner
9 3 (2.29%) SoapUI
10 2 (1.53%) SpecFlow
10 2 (1.53%) Appium
11 1 (0.76%) Calabash
11 1 (0.76%) Zephyr
11 1 (0.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.76%) Git (software)
11 1 (0.76%) Xcode
11 1 (0.76%) MSI
11 1 (0.76%) IntelliJ
General
1 30 (22.90%) Finance
2 23 (17.56%) Pharmaceutical
3 14 (10.69%) Manufacturing
4 8 (6.11%) Telecoms
5 6 (4.58%) Banking
6 1 (0.76%) Retail
6 1 (0.76%) Italian Language
6 1 (0.76%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.58%) .NET
2 4 (3.05%) XML
2 4 (3.05%) RESTful
3 3 (2.29%) SOAP
3 3 (2.29%) Web Services
4 1 (0.76%) Spring
4 1 (0.76%) Middleware
4 1 (0.76%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.76%) HTML
4 1 (0.76%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 27 (20.61%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.34%) Mobile App
3 4 (3.05%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.05%) User Experience
4 3 (2.29%) NHS
5 2 (1.53%) AS400
5 2 (1.53%) GIS
5 2 (1.53%) PKI
5 2 (1.53%) CESG
6 1 (0.76%) Robotics
6 1 (0.76%) Life Science
6 1 (0.76%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.76%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 19 (14.50%) Windows
2 9 (6.87%) Linux
3 6 (4.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (3.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (3.82%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (3.05%) Solaris
6 2 (1.53%) Android
6 2 (1.53%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.53%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (21.37%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (10.69%) BDD
2 14 (10.69%) Scrum
3 10 (7.63%) Migration
4 9 (6.87%) ETL
5 8 (6.11%) Project Management
5 8 (6.11%) TDD
5 8 (6.11%) Waterfall
5 8 (6.11%) User Stories
6 7 (5.34%) Market Research
6 7 (5.34%) Data Migration
6 7 (5.34%) Financial Modelling
6 7 (5.34%) Information Management
6 7 (5.34%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (4.58%) Data Modelling
7 6 (4.58%) ITIL
7 6 (4.58%) Service Management
8 5 (3.82%) Change Control
8 5 (3.82%) Test Automation
8 5 (3.82%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 32 (24.43%) SQL
2 11 (8.40%) Java
3 4 (3.05%) Ruby
4 2 (1.53%) PHP
4 2 (1.53%) VBA
4 2 (1.53%) C#
5 1 (0.76%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.76%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.76%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.76%) COBOL
5 1 (0.76%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.76%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.76%) VBScript
5 1 (0.76%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.76%) C
5 1 (0.76%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (17.56%) Security Cleared
2 18 (13.74%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.82%) Degree
3 5 (3.82%) ISEB
4 3 (2.29%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.53%) CCNP
5 2 (1.53%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.53%) VCP4
6 1 (0.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.76%) CCSE
6 1 (0.76%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.76%) CCSA
6 1 (0.76%) CCSP
6 1 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (17.56%) GAMP
2 6 (4.58%) SLA
3 1 (0.76%) QA
3 1 (0.76%) GxP
System Software
1 7 (5.34%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.05%) Snort
3 1 (0.76%) ProxySG
3 1 (0.76%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (6.11%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.29%) SCCM
2 3 (2.29%) SCOM
3 1 (0.76%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.76%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 17 (12.98%) Microsoft
2 10 (7.63%) HP
3 7 (5.34%) Cisco
4 5 (3.82%) CheckPoint
4 5 (3.82%) Citrix
5 4 (3.05%) Websense
5 4 (3.05%) Sourcefire
5 4 (3.05%) LogRhythm
6 2 (1.53%) SAP
6 2 (1.53%) McAfee
6 2 (1.53%) Sophos
6 2 (1.53%) Lumension
6 2 (1.53%) Guidewire
7 1 (0.76%) MobileIron
7 1 (0.76%) F5
7 1 (0.76%) Proofpoint
7 1 (0.76%) Imperva
7 1 (0.76%) SolarWinds
7 1 (0.76%) Blue Coat
7 1 (0.76%) Fortinet
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