Period
to 20 January 2019

The median contractor rate for an IT Analyst was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

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.

IT Analyst
South West > Bristol
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 105 100 95
Rank change year-on-year -5 -5 +7
Contract jobs requiring an IT Analyst 26 13 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.24% 0.69% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.30% 0.73% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 9 4
Bristol median daily rate £375 £363 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.45% +13.28% -12.33%
10th Percentile £180 £111 £205
90th Percentile £438 £412 £337
South West median daily rate £375 £370 £343
% change year-on-year +1.35% +8.03% -8.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Bristol median hourly rate £17.00 - £125.00
10th Percentile £16.50 - £122.50
90th Percentile £17.50 - £127.50
South West median hourly rate £13.55 £13.16 £70.75
% change year-on-year +2.96% -81.40% +444.23%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol. 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
Bristol
Contract vacancies in Bristol with a recognized job title 2,006 1,785 1,480
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.80% 94.85% 94.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,414 1,180 1,017
Bristol median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% - -
10th Percentile £263 £220 £226
90th Percentile £575 £525 £558
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 63 76
Bristol median hourly rate £36.25 £17.50 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +107.14% -28.57% +28.95%
10th Percentile £14.00 £11.75 £12.34
90th Percentile £60.63 £57.00 £47.50
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +40.00% -9.09% -15.38%

IT Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Analyst in Bristol

IT Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IT Analyst in Bristol

IT Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IT Analyst in Bristol over the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IT Analyst in Bristol

IT Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IT Analyst in Bristol

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

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, IT Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bristol region featuring IT Analyst in the job title.

1 16 (61.54%) Finance
2 11 (42.31%) Manufacturing
3 10 (38.46%) Electronics
3 10 (38.46%) Telecoms
3 10 (38.46%) SAP
3 10 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (38.46%) Programme Management
3 10 (38.46%) Marketing
3 10 (38.46%) Digital Marketing
4 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Office
5 6 (23.08%) Information Security
6 5 (19.23%) Intranet
6 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
6 5 (19.23%) Social Media
6 5 (19.23%) Programme Delivery
6 5 (19.23%) Creative Thinking
7 4 (15.38%) Windows
7 4 (15.38%) Asset Management
7 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
7 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
8 3 (11.54%) Business Analysis
8 3 (11.54%) Linux
8 3 (11.54%) ITIL
8 3 (11.54%) Service Delivery
8 3 (11.54%) Windows 7
9 2 (7.69%) Problem Management
9 2 (7.69%) Data Protection
9 2 (7.69%) Information Assurance
9 2 (7.69%) Office 365
9 2 (7.69%) Information Governance

IT Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 1 (3.85%) CMS
1 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) Intranet
2 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
General
1 16 (61.54%) Finance
2 11 (42.31%) Manufacturing
3 10 (38.46%) Electronics
3 10 (38.46%) Marketing
3 10 (38.46%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.85%) Back Office
4 1 (3.85%) Law
4 1 (3.85%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Social Media
2 2 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (7.69%) Virtual Team
3 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) FMCG
3 1 (3.85%) iPhone
3 1 (3.85%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Windows
2 3 (11.54%) Linux
2 3 (11.54%) Windows 7
3 2 (7.69%) Windows 10
4 1 (3.85%) Mac OS
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Phone
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
1 10 (38.46%) Digital Marketing
1 10 (38.46%) Programme Management
2 6 (23.08%) Information Security
3 5 (19.23%) Creative Thinking
3 5 (19.23%) Programme Delivery
4 4 (15.38%) Asset Management
5 3 (11.54%) Business Analysis
5 3 (11.54%) ITIL
5 3 (11.54%) Service Delivery
6 2 (7.69%) Change Management
6 2 (7.69%) Data Protection
6 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (7.69%) Incident Management
6 2 (7.69%) Information Assurance
6 2 (7.69%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
6 2 (7.69%) Problem Management
6 2 (7.69%) Service Management
6 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (7.69%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
1 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) ISEB
2 2 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.85%) MCDST
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) PMO
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) SAP
2 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) Aderant
3 1 (3.85%) Citrix
3 1 (3.85%) iManage
3 1 (3.85%) Ivanti
3 1 (3.85%) Mitel
3 1 (3.85%) OpenText