Period
to 19 January 2019

The median contractor rate for a Technical Analyst was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 19 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.

Technical Analyst
South West > Bristol
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 116 101 99
Rank change year-on-year -15 -2 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 13 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.62% 0.53% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.56% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 10 7
Bristol median daily rate £400 £360 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +20.00% -25.00%
10th Percentile £328 £293 £251
90th Percentile £425 £424 £445
South West median daily rate £400 £373 £325
% change year-on-year +7.38% +14.62% -21.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £15.45 £32.50 -
% change year-on-year -52.48% - -

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 2,020 1,800 1,474
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.78% 94.84% 94.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,426 1,190 1,010
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 £555
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 63 79
Bristol median hourly rate £36.25 £17.50 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +107.14% -28.57% +32.43%
10th Percentile £14.00 £11.75 £12.55
90th Percentile £60.63 £57.00 £49.05
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +40.00% -9.09% -13.39%

Technical Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Analyst in Bristol

Technical Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Analyst in Bristol

Technical Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Technical Analyst in Bristol

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

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, Technical 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 Technical Analyst in the job title.

1 11 (84.62%) SQL
2 9 (69.23%) C#
2 9 (69.23%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (69.23%) Finance
3 8 (61.54%) Manufacturing
3 8 (61.54%) Programme Management
3 8 (61.54%) Electronics
3 8 (61.54%) Telecoms
3 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
3 8 (61.54%) SAP
3 8 (61.54%) Marketing
3 8 (61.54%) Digital Marketing
3 8 (61.54%) SDLC
4 7 (53.85%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (53.85%) Computer Science Degree
4 7 (53.85%) Problem-Solving
4 7 (53.85%) TypeScript
4 7 (53.85%) Visual Studio Team System
4 7 (53.85%) Degree
4 7 (53.85%) Informatics
4 7 (53.85%) Computer Science
4 7 (53.85%) .NET
4 7 (53.85%) HTML
4 7 (53.85%) XML
5 5 (38.46%) User Stories
5 5 (38.46%) Wireframes
6 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (23.08%) Web Services
7 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
8 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure

Technical 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:

Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Visual Studio Team System
2 2 (15.38%) JMeter
2 2 (15.38%) LoadRunner
2 2 (15.38%) Selenium
2 2 (15.38%) SoapUI
2 2 (15.38%) SpecFlow
2 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (15.38%) TestComplete
2 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
2 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio Coded UI
2 2 (15.38%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (69.23%) Finance
2 8 (61.54%) Electronics
2 8 (61.54%) Manufacturing
2 8 (61.54%) Marketing
2 8 (61.54%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.69%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) .NET
1 7 (53.85%) HTML
1 7 (53.85%) XML
2 3 (23.08%) Web Services
3 2 (15.38%) Gherkin
3 2 (15.38%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (61.54%) Digital Marketing
2 8 (61.54%) Programme Management
2 8 (61.54%) SDLC
3 7 (53.85%) Computer Science
3 7 (53.85%) Informatics
3 7 (53.85%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (38.46%) User Stories
4 5 (38.46%) Wireframes
5 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
7 2 (15.38%) BDD
7 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
7 2 (15.38%) Change Control
7 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling
7 2 (15.38%) DevOps
7 2 (15.38%) OO
7 2 (15.38%) OOP
7 2 (15.38%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) SQL
2 9 (69.23%) C#
3 7 (53.85%) TypeScript
4 1 (7.69%) Java
4 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
4 1 (7.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) Computer Science Degree
1 7 (53.85%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) ISTQB
3 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
1 8 (61.54%) SAP
2 1 (7.69%) Citrix
2 1 (7.69%) HP