The median contractor rate for an Analyst was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Devon during the 3 months to 22 June 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
South West / Devon
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 8 3
Rank change year-on-year +1 -5  
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 46 40 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 13.86% 17.17% 22.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.38% 17.94% 23.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 21 33
Median daily rate £350 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +4.61%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £190 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +3.57% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 3
Median hourly rate £12.50 £13.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.84% +4.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £14.60 £14.00
% change year-on-year +2.73% +4.28%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Devon. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Devon
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 320 223 243
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Devon 96.39% 95.71% 97.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 130 120
Median daily rate £375 £339 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.70% +2.65%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £205 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £415 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £373
% change year-on-year - +7.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 26 20
Median hourly rate £40.00 £25.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.00% +51.51%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.30 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £49.70 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Devon that featured Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Devon

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analyst in Devon

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Devon over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analyst in Devon

Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analyst in Devon

Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Devon region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter -6 23 £333 -2.20% 4
Plymouth -1 20 £400 - 4
Analyst
South West

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

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Devon region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 30 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (21.25%) Test Automation
3 15 (18.75%) Security Cleared
4 12 (15.00%) Finance
4 12 (15.00%) ISTQB
5 10 (12.50%) Requirements Management
5 10 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 10 (12.50%) ISEB
5 10 (12.50%) ITIL
5 10 (12.50%) SC Cleared
6 9 (11.25%) Java
6 9 (11.25%) SQL
7 7 (8.75%) Selenium
7 7 (8.75%) Test Management
7 7 (8.75%) WebDriver
7 7 (8.75%) Office 365
7 7 (8.75%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (8.75%) SDLC
8 6 (7.50%) Mentoring
8 6 (7.50%) Information Management
8 6 (7.50%) Migration
9 5 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (6.25%) Software Testing
9 5 (6.25%) SQL Server
9 5 (6.25%) SharePoint
9 5 (6.25%) MS Visio
9 5 (6.25%) Data Modelling
9 5 (6.25%) Spock
9 5 (6.25%) Cucumber
9 5 (6.25%) Manual Testing

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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 5 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.00%) IIS
3 3 (3.75%) GlassFish
3 3 (3.75%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.25%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (6.25%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.75%) Office 365
2 5 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.75%) GitHub
4 1 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.25%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.75%) Kerberos
2 1 (1.25%) Internet
2 1 (1.25%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (1.25%) Network Security
2 1 (1.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.75%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (3.75%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.50%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.50%) Power BI
4 1 (1.25%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.25%) MS Access
4 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (8.75%) Selenium
1 7 (8.75%) WebDriver
2 5 (6.25%) Cucumber
2 5 (6.25%) Spock
3 4 (5.00%) Visual Studio
4 3 (3.75%) Ant
4 3 (3.75%) Bugzilla
4 3 (3.75%) Subversion
5 2 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (2.50%) TestRail
6 1 (1.25%) Calabash
6 1 (1.25%) JMeter
6 1 (1.25%) Vagrant
General
1 12 (15.00%) Finance
2 2 (2.50%) Local Government
2 2 (2.50%) Marketing
3 1 (1.25%) Advertising
3 1 (1.25%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.50%) .NET
1 2 (2.50%) .NET Framework
1 2 (2.50%) HTML
2 1 (1.25%) JSON
2 1 (1.25%) Software Packaging
2 1 (1.25%) Web Services
2 1 (1.25%) WinForms
2 1 (1.25%) XHTML
2 1 (1.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.75%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.75%) BYOD
3 2 (2.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.25%) CCTV
4 1 (1.25%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.25%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.25%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.25%) RIA
4 1 (1.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.00%) Windows
2 3 (3.75%) AIX
2 3 (3.75%) Linux
2 3 (3.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (21.25%) Test Automation
3 10 (12.50%) ITIL
3 10 (12.50%) Requirements Management
4 7 (8.75%) SDLC
4 7 (8.75%) Test Management
5 6 (7.50%) Information Management
5 6 (7.50%) Mentoring
5 6 (7.50%) Migration
6 5 (6.25%) Data Modelling
6 5 (6.25%) Manual Testing
6 5 (6.25%) Software Testing
6 5 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (5.00%) BDD
7 4 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (5.00%) Data Protection
7 4 (5.00%) Information Security
7 4 (5.00%) Systems Analysis
7 4 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (5.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.25%) Java
1 9 (11.25%) SQL
2 5 (6.25%) Groovy
3 3 (3.75%) Perl
3 3 (3.75%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.75%) Ruby
3 3 (3.75%) VBScript
4 1 (1.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 12 (15.00%) ISTQB
3 10 (12.50%) ISEB
3 10 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 4 (5.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (3.75%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (2.50%) Degree
6 2 (2.50%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (1.25%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.00%) QA
2 1 (1.25%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (1.25%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.25%) ISO 14001
2 1 (1.25%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 19770
2 1 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (2.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.25%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (5.00%) ZABBIX
2 3 (3.75%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.25%) QRadar
3 1 (1.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.00%) BMC
2 4 (5.00%) New Relic
3 3 (3.75%) IBM
3 3 (3.75%) Oracle
3 3 (3.75%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.50%) SAP
5 1 (1.25%) ArcSight
5 1 (1.25%) LogRhythm
5 1 (1.25%) Splunk
5 1 (1.25%) VMware
Plymouth, Devon
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
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Experis Ltd
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X4 Group
Rate: £340 - 370 per day
Posted: 6 days ago