The first table below looks at the demand 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 April 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 Southampton 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 1 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 80 45 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 20.94% 16.79% 25.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 22.22% 17.51% 26.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 18 33
Average daily rate £343 £575 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.43% +57.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £600 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 12
Average hourly rate £17.00 £13.88 £16.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.52% -16.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £11.50 £12.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.40 £24.20 £29.58
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Job Titles Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
360 257 217
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 94.24% 95.90% 96.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 273 160 122
Average daily rate £325 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £177 £180 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £585 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 47 48
Average hourly rate £19.50 £13.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.81% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £11.35 £12.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Analyst
Hampshire

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 April 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 April 2014.

Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in Southampton

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 43 (36.75%) Finance
2 21 (17.95%) Business Analysis
3 20 (17.09%) SQL
4 14 (11.97%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (9.40%) MS Excel
6 10 (8.55%) Retail
6 10 (8.55%) SC Cleared
6 10 (8.55%) Security Cleared
7 9 (7.69%) Telecoms
8 8 (6.84%) Project Management
8 8 (6.84%) Windows
8 8 (6.84%) Degree
8 8 (6.84%) Wealth Management
8 8 (6.84%) User Stories
9 7 (5.98%) Test Scripting
9 7 (5.98%) Banking
9 7 (5.98%) Data Analysis
9 7 (5.98%) Oracle
9 7 (5.98%) ISEB
9 7 (5.98%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (5.13%) SLA
10 6 (5.13%) Microsoft
10 6 (5.13%) SAS
10 6 (5.13%) C
10 6 (5.13%) ITIL
10 6 (5.13%) Mobile App
10 6 (5.13%) Waterfall
10 6 (5.13%) Cucumber
10 6 (5.13%) Windows 7
11 5 (4.27%) Selenium

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 6 (5.13%) SAS
2 1 (0.85%) Quickr
2 1 (0.85%) IBM Notes
2 1 (0.85%) Lotus Domino
2 1 (0.85%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 11 (9.40%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.42%) MS Office
3 3 (2.56%) MS Project
4 1 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.71%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.85%) SAP APO
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.85%) Office 365
1 1 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.71%) DNS
2 1 (0.85%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (0.85%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (0.85%) DHCP
2 1 (0.85%) Ethernet
2 1 (0.85%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.85%) VPN
2 1 (0.85%) LAN
2 1 (0.85%) VoIP
2 1 (0.85%) WAN
2 1 (0.85%) IP Telephony
2 1 (0.85%) 3G
2 1 (0.85%) Firewall
2 1 (0.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.27%) Base SAS
1 5 (4.27%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.42%) MS Access
3 2 (1.71%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.85%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.85%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (0.85%) OLAP
4 1 (0.85%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (5.13%) Cucumber
2 5 (4.27%) Selenium
3 3 (2.56%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.56%) RSpec
3 3 (2.56%) JIRA
4 2 (1.71%) JMeter
5 1 (0.85%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.85%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.85%) Mockito
5 1 (0.85%) FitNesse
5 1 (0.85%) Maven
5 1 (0.85%) JUnit
5 1 (0.85%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (0.85%) LoadRunner
General
1 43 (36.75%) Finance
2 10 (8.55%) Retail
3 9 (7.69%) Telecoms
4 7 (5.98%) Banking
5 2 (1.71%) French Language
6 1 (0.85%) Marketing
6 1 (0.85%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.71%) XML
1 2 (1.71%) .NET
2 1 (0.85%) Spring
2 1 (0.85%) Ajax
2 1 (0.85%) HTML
2 1 (0.85%) CSS
2 1 (0.85%) SOAP
2 1 (0.85%) Web Services
2 1 (0.85%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.13%) Mobile App
2 4 (3.42%) NHS
3 3 (2.56%) iSeries
3 3 (2.56%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.71%) FMCG
4 2 (1.71%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.85%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.85%) iPhone
5 1 (0.85%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (0.85%) Statistics
5 1 (0.85%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.84%) Windows
2 6 (5.13%) Windows 7
3 4 (3.42%) Linux
4 3 (2.56%) Oracle Linux
4 3 (2.56%) Windows XP
5 2 (1.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.85%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.85%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.85%) CentOS
6 1 (0.85%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (17.95%) Business Analysis
2 14 (11.97%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (6.84%) Project Management
3 8 (6.84%) Wealth Management
3 8 (6.84%) User Stories
4 7 (5.98%) Test Scripting
4 7 (5.98%) Data Analysis
4 7 (5.98%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (5.13%) ITIL
5 6 (5.13%) Waterfall
6 5 (4.27%) Data Cleansing
6 5 (4.27%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (4.27%) Scrum
6 5 (4.27%) Change Management
7 4 (3.42%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (3.42%) Test Automation
7 4 (3.42%) Technical Analysis
8 3 (2.56%) Integration Testing
8 3 (2.56%) UML
8 3 (2.56%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 20 (17.09%) SQL
2 6 (5.13%) C
3 4 (3.42%) T-SQL
3 4 (3.42%) PL/SQL
4 3 (2.56%) Ruby
5 2 (1.71%) Python
5 2 (1.71%) C#
5 2 (1.71%) Java
5 2 (1.71%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.85%) VB
6 1 (0.85%) LotusScript
Qualifications
1 10 (8.55%) SC Cleared
1 10 (8.55%) Security Cleared
2 8 (6.84%) Degree
3 7 (5.98%) ISEB
4 2 (1.71%) RHCT
5 1 (0.85%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.85%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.85%) CCNA
5 1 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.13%) SLA
2 2 (1.71%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.71%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.27%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.85%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (0.85%) Puppet
1 1 (0.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (5.98%) Oracle
2 6 (5.13%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.27%) Thunderhead
4 4 (3.42%) Business Objects
5 3 (2.56%) Red Hat
5 3 (2.56%) Cisco
6 2 (1.71%) VMware
6 2 (1.71%) Cognos
7 1 (0.85%) Guidewire
7 1 (0.85%) Sourcefire
7 1 (0.85%) SAP
7 1 (0.85%) Apple
7 1 (0.85%) BMC
7 1 (0.85%) Lotus
7 1 (0.85%) Borland
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