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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 3 1 3
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 74 77 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 20.67% 23.05% 18.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 22.02% 23.55% 19.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 55 34
Average daily rate
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£350 £450 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £200 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £523 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.74% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 13
Average hourly rate £27.00 £11.75 £13.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+129.78% -11.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.20 £14.50 £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.13 £15.91
% change year-on-year
+2.65% -11.23%
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
336 327 287
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 93.85% 97.90% 95.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 216 147
Average daily rate £350 £360 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £178 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £600 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 43 40
Average hourly rate £13.75 £12.46 £14.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.35% -11.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.75 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £18.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.24% -7.42%

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 24 October 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 24 October 2014.

Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in Southampton

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 40 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (24.24%) Finance
3 31 (23.48%) SQL
4 24 (18.18%) Scrum
5 23 (17.42%) Analytical Skills
6 22 (16.67%) Security Cleared
6 22 (16.67%) User Stories
7 20 (15.15%) SC Cleared
8 18 (13.64%) JIRA
8 18 (13.64%) Windows
9 17 (12.88%) Web Services
10 15 (11.36%) Cucumber
11 12 (9.09%) Selenium
11 12 (9.09%) ITIL
11 12 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (8.33%) Migration
12 11 (8.33%) Java
13 10 (7.58%) UML
14 9 (6.82%) JMeter
14 9 (6.82%) BDD
14 9 (6.82%) Confluence
14 9 (6.82%) Mobile App
14 9 (6.82%) Kanban
14 9 (6.82%) Data Migration
14 9 (6.82%) Test Automation
15 8 (6.06%) RESTful
15 8 (6.06%) Test Scripting
15 8 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
15 8 (6.06%) Requirements Analysis
15 8 (6.06%) Retail

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (6.82%) Confluence
2 3 (2.27%) 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 6 (4.55%) MS Visio
1 6 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (2.27%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.52%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (4.55%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.76%) Agresso
2 1 (0.76%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.06%) DNS
2 7 (5.30%) LAN
3 5 (3.79%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (3.03%) Wireshark
4 4 (3.03%) WAN
4 4 (3.03%) TCP/IP
5 3 (2.27%) RIP
5 3 (2.27%) DHCP
5 3 (2.27%) Firewall
5 3 (2.27%) 802.11
5 3 (2.27%) MPLS
5 3 (2.27%) OSPF
5 3 (2.27%) BGP
5 3 (2.27%) EIGRP
5 3 (2.27%) H.323
5 3 (2.27%) Multicast
6 2 (1.52%) HTTP
7 1 (0.76%) LDAP
7 1 (0.76%) FTP
7 1 (0.76%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.79%) SAP BW
1 5 (3.79%) SAP BI
2 4 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (2.27%) Base SAS
4 2 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.76%) Star Schema
5 1 (0.76%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.76%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 18 (13.64%) JIRA
2 15 (11.36%) Cucumber
3 12 (9.09%) Selenium
4 9 (6.82%) JMeter
5 8 (6.06%) LoadRunner
6 5 (3.79%) JUnit
6 5 (3.79%) Subversion
6 5 (3.79%) SoapUI
6 5 (3.79%) Jenkins
7 4 (3.03%) SpecFlow
7 4 (3.03%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.52%) WebDriver
8 2 (1.52%) Robotium
9 1 (0.76%) FitNesse
9 1 (0.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.76%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (0.76%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.76%) MSI
9 1 (0.76%) AdminStudio
9 1 (0.76%) Calabash
General
1 32 (24.24%) Finance
2 8 (6.06%) Retail
3 2 (1.52%) Marketing
4 1 (0.76%) French Language
4 1 (0.76%) Italian Language
4 1 (0.76%) Banking
4 1 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.76%) Back Office
4 1 (0.76%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (12.88%) Web Services
2 8 (6.06%) RESTful
3 4 (3.03%) SOAP
4 3 (2.27%) .NET
5 1 (0.76%) HTML
5 1 (0.76%) EDI
5 1 (0.76%) Spring
5 1 (0.76%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 23 (17.42%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.82%) Mobile App
3 8 (6.06%) AS400
4 4 (3.03%) GIS
5 3 (2.27%) NHS
5 3 (2.27%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.52%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.52%) FMCG
7 1 (0.76%) iSeries
7 1 (0.76%) EPoS
7 1 (0.76%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.76%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.76%) Replication
7 1 (0.76%) CESG
7 1 (0.76%) PKI
7 1 (0.76%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 18 (13.64%) Windows
2 8 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (3.79%) Solaris
4 5 (3.79%) Linux
5 3 (2.27%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.76%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.76%) Android
6 1 (0.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (18.18%) Scrum
3 22 (16.67%) User Stories
4 12 (9.09%) ITIL
4 12 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (8.33%) Migration
6 10 (7.58%) UML
7 9 (6.82%) Test Automation
7 9 (6.82%) BDD
7 9 (6.82%) Kanban
7 9 (6.82%) Data Migration
8 8 (6.06%) Test Scripting
8 8 (6.06%) Requirements Analysis
8 8 (6.06%) TDD
8 8 (6.06%) Business Analysis
9 7 (5.30%) ERP
9 7 (5.30%) Requirements Management
10 6 (4.55%) Integration Testing
10 6 (4.55%) Manual Testing
10 6 (4.55%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 31 (23.48%) SQL
2 11 (8.33%) Java
3 5 (3.79%) Ruby
4 4 (3.03%) Shell Script
4 4 (3.03%) Bash Shell
5 3 (2.27%) SAS Macro
6 2 (1.52%) RPG
6 2 (1.52%) RPG IV
7 1 (0.76%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.76%) PHP
7 1 (0.76%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.76%) C
7 1 (0.76%) C#
7 1 (0.76%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.76%) VBScript
7 1 (0.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 22 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 20 (15.15%) SC Cleared
3 7 (5.30%) ISEB
4 3 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.27%) CCNP
5 2 (1.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.52%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.52%) Degree
6 1 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.76%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.76%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.79%) SLA
2 3 (2.27%) QA
3 2 (1.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (3.79%) Snort
2 2 (1.52%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.76%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (3.03%) WebInspect
2 4 (3.03%) SCCM
3 2 (1.52%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (5.30%) SAP
1 7 (5.30%) HP
2 5 (3.79%) Citrix
2 5 (3.79%) Cisco
2 5 (3.79%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.79%) Sourcefire
3 4 (3.03%) ServiceNow
4 3 (2.27%) SolarWinds
4 3 (2.27%) CheckPoint
4 3 (2.27%) Oracle
5 2 (1.52%) ESRI
6 1 (0.76%) Capita
6 1 (0.76%) LANDesk
6 1 (0.76%) Meru Networks
6 1 (0.76%) Business Objects
6 1 (0.76%) Juniper
6 1 (0.76%) Informatica
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