The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 2 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Analyst
Rank 27 - 11
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 3 0 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 2.54% - 18.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.70% - 22.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Average daily rate
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£336 - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £378
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.66 £28.00 £22.75
% change year-on-year
-15.51% +23.07%
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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
111 56 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 94.07% 96.55% 82.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 37 21
Average daily rate £350 £319 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.80% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £249 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £391
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Average hourly rate £15.00 £19.30 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.27% +103.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Senior Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

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

Senior Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

Senior Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

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

Senior Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

Senior Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Taunton

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

Senior Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Taunton

Senior Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton region that cited Senior 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 Senior Analyst in their job title.

1 11 (78.57%) SC Cleared
1 11 (78.57%) Security Cleared
2 10 (71.43%) Software Testing
2 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 9 (64.29%) ISEB
4 8 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (50.00%) Test Management
5 7 (50.00%) Test Scripting
6 6 (42.86%) ISTQB
6 6 (42.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 5 (35.71%) SAP
7 5 (35.71%) ITIL
8 4 (28.57%) SQL
8 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
8 4 (28.57%) Service Management
8 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (28.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 4 (28.57%) BDD
9 3 (21.43%) Selenium
9 3 (21.43%) SpecFlow
9 3 (21.43%) Gherkin
9 3 (21.43%) Test Strategy
9 3 (21.43%) Scrum
9 3 (21.43%) C#
10 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
10 2 (14.29%) Migration
10 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
10 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
10 2 (14.29%) Change Management

Senior Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton region that cited Senior 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 Senior Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) assyst
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (21.43%) Selenium
2 3 (21.43%) SpecFlow
3 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) CMDB
1 1 (7.14%) Data Extraction
1 1 (7.14%) Data Structures
1 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Software Testing
2 8 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (50.00%) Test Management
3 7 (50.00%) Test Scripting
4 5 (35.71%) ITIL
5 4 (28.57%) Service Management
5 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (28.57%) BDD
6 3 (21.43%) Test Strategy
6 3 (21.43%) Scrum
7 2 (14.29%) Migration
7 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
7 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
7 2 (14.29%) Change Management
7 2 (14.29%) Integration Testing
7 2 (14.29%) Portfolio Management
8 1 (7.14%) Security Testing
8 1 (7.14%) Operations Management
8 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
8 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
2 3 (21.43%) C#
3 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (78.57%) SC Cleared
1 11 (78.57%) Security Cleared
2 9 (64.29%) ISEB
3 6 (42.86%) ISTQB
3 6 (42.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (28.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) SAP
3 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds