The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Taunton 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 1 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 9 13 1
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -12
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 28 6 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 16.97% 10.53% 43.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.72% 10.71% 46.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 3 9
Average daily rate
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£475 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £180 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £408 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.51% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 £12.29 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.05% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.62 £14.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+2.59% -5.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Taunton 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
Taunton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
158 56 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 95.76% 98.25% 92.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 30 17
Average daily rate £400 £318 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.98% +2.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £391
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 4
Average hourly rate £15.00 £10.58 £11.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.77% -5.95%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

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

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

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

Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Taunton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Taunton region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Taunton

Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Taunton

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

Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Taunton

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton 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 39 (53.42%) Security Cleared
2 38 (52.05%) User Acceptance Testing
3 36 (49.32%) Microsoft
4 35 (47.95%) SC Cleared
5 33 (45.21%) SAP
6 22 (30.14%) PRINCE2
7 20 (27.40%) Test Scripting
8 19 (26.03%) Business Analysis
9 18 (24.66%) ITIL
10 16 (21.92%) ISEB
10 16 (21.92%) Test Strategy
11 15 (20.55%) Test Management
11 15 (20.55%) Software Testing
11 15 (20.55%) SQL
12 14 (19.18%) Team Foundation Server
13 12 (16.44%) ISTQB
14 11 (15.07%) Service Delivery
14 11 (15.07%) UML
14 11 (15.07%) SAP SD
14 11 (15.07%) Portfolio Management
15 10 (13.70%) Capacity Management
15 10 (13.70%) SolarWinds
15 10 (13.70%) Operations Management
15 10 (13.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 10 (13.70%) CMDB
15 10 (13.70%) Asset Management
15 10 (13.70%) MS Excel
15 10 (13.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 10 (13.70%) Project Management
16 9 (12.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton 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 2 (2.74%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.37%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.37%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (13.70%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.22%) MS Office
3 1 (1.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (15.07%) SAP SD
2 3 (4.11%) assyst
3 1 (1.37%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.74%) Internet
2 1 (1.37%) Nortel Meridian
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.85%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.74%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.74%) DTS
4 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (19.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (8.22%) SpecFlow
3 4 (5.48%) Selenium
4 3 (4.11%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.37%) MSI
5 1 (1.37%) eggPlant
General
1 3 (4.11%) Finance
2 2 (2.74%) Retail
3 1 (1.37%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.96%) Web Services
2 4 (5.48%) Gherkin
3 2 (2.74%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.70%) CMDB
2 8 (10.96%) GIS
3 4 (5.48%) Data Extraction
4 2 (2.74%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.74%) Replication
4 2 (2.74%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.37%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.11%) Windows
2 2 (2.74%) Windows XP
2 2 (2.74%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (52.05%) User Acceptance Testing
2 22 (30.14%) PRINCE2
3 20 (27.40%) Test Scripting
4 19 (26.03%) Business Analysis
5 18 (24.66%) ITIL
6 16 (21.92%) Test Strategy
7 15 (20.55%) Test Management
7 15 (20.55%) Software Testing
8 11 (15.07%) UML
8 11 (15.07%) Service Delivery
8 11 (15.07%) Portfolio Management
9 10 (13.70%) Capacity Management
9 10 (13.70%) Project Management
9 10 (13.70%) Operations Management
9 10 (13.70%) Asset Management
10 8 (10.96%) BDD
11 6 (8.22%) Service Management
11 6 (8.22%) Data Modelling
11 6 (8.22%) Migration
11 6 (8.22%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 15 (20.55%) SQL
2 5 (6.85%) T-SQL
2 5 (6.85%) C#
3 2 (2.74%) C
4 1 (1.37%) PHP
Qualifications
1 39 (53.42%) Security Cleared
2 35 (47.95%) SC Cleared
3 16 (21.92%) ISEB
4 12 (16.44%) ISTQB
5 10 (13.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 9 (12.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 6 (8.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (1.37%) MCP
8 1 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 10 (13.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 3 (4.11%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.37%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.74%) SCCM
Vendors
1 36 (49.32%) Microsoft
2 33 (45.21%) SAP
3 10 (13.70%) SolarWinds
4 1 (1.37%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.37%) Nortel
4 1 (1.37%) Citrix
4 1 (1.37%) VMware
4 1 (1.37%) Altiris
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