Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Analyst was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bath during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Analyst
Somerset > Bath
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 2 7
Rank change year-on-year -8 +5 +6
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 27 47 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bath 12.62% 24.61% 18.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.37% 26.26% 19.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 34 21
Bath median daily rate £350 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -7.69% +11.11%
10th Percentile £171 £190 £263
90th Percentile £388 £434 £373
Somerset median daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 9
Bath median hourly rate - £12.75 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +2.00% +8.70%
Somerset median hourly rate £12.56 £12.25 £12.75
% change year-on-year +2.55% -3.92% -15.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bath. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Bath
Contract vacancies in Bath with a recognized job title 202 179 170
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.39% 93.72% 97.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 101 98
Bath median daily rate £363 £348 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.32% -0.71% +16.67%
10th Percentile £163 £180 £204
90th Percentile £500 £463 £450
Somerset median daily rate £350 £350 £363
% change year-on-year - -3.45% +11.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 17 9
Bath median hourly rate £35.00 £17.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +105.88% +36.00% -28.06%
10th Percentile £15.30 £14.20 £10.00
90th Percentile £43.50 £43.50 £23.10
Somerset median hourly rate £21.50 £26.00 £39.25
% change year-on-year -17.31% -33.76% +96.25%

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Bath

Job postings that featured Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bath.

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Bath

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bath

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Analyst in Bath.

Contractor daily rate trend for Analyst in Bath

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bath

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Bath over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analyst in Bath

Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bath

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analyst in Bath

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bath region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 13 (48.15%) Finance
2 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
3 8 (29.63%) Data Analysis
4 7 (25.93%) Degree
4 7 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (18.52%) Windows
5 5 (18.52%) VBA
5 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Excel
5 5 (18.52%) Retail
5 5 (18.52%) Numerate Degree
6 4 (14.81%) Business Analysis
7 3 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (11.11%) Asset Management
7 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (11.11%) SQL
7 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
7 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
7 3 (11.11%) iTrent
8 2 (7.41%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (7.41%) Blockchain
8 2 (7.41%) Service Design
8 2 (7.41%) PRINCE
8 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Office
8 2 (7.41%) ITIL
8 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
8 2 (7.41%) DHCP
8 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
8 2 (7.41%) DNS
8 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (7.41%) Penetration Testing

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bath by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) iTrent
2 1 (3.70%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.70%) G Suite
2 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) DHCP
1 2 (7.41%) DNS
1 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.70%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) Blockchain
3 1 (3.70%) Power BI
3 1 (3.70%) QlikView
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Selenium
2 1 (3.70%) JMeter
2 1 (3.70%) LoadRunner
General
1 13 (48.15%) Finance
2 5 (18.52%) Retail
3 2 (7.41%) Banking
3 2 (7.41%) General Ledger
4 1 (3.70%) Electronics
4 1 (3.70%) Front Office
4 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.70%) Marketing
4 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.41%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.41%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.70%) NHS
3 1 (3.70%) Renewable Energy
3 1 (3.70%) Smartphone
3 1 (3.70%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) Linux
2 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (3.70%) Windows 10
2 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) Data Analysis
2 4 (14.81%) Business Analysis
3 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (11.11%) Asset Management
3 3 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (7.41%) Change Management
4 2 (7.41%) Database Security
4 2 (7.41%) ITIL
4 2 (7.41%) Manual Testing
4 2 (7.41%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (7.41%) PRINCE
4 2 (7.41%) Project Management
4 2 (7.41%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (7.41%) Service Design
4 2 (7.41%) Test Automation
4 2 (7.41%) Wealth Management
5 1 (3.70%) Collaborative Working
5 1 (3.70%) Scenario Testing
5 1 (3.70%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) VBA
2 3 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) Degree
2 5 (18.52%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) QA
2 1 (3.70%) MiFID
2 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.70%) Shibboleth
2 1 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (3.70%) SCCM
1 1 (3.70%) SCOrch
1 1 (3.70%) SCSM
1 1 (3.70%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) VMware
3 1 (3.70%) Apple
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco
3 1 (3.70%) Citrix
3 1 (3.70%) Google
3 1 (3.70%) NetApp
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle
3 1 (3.70%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.70%) SAP
3 1 (3.70%) Snow
3 1 (3.70%) SolarWinds
3 1 (3.70%) Sophos