The median contractor rate for an Analyst was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Dorset during the 3 months to 26 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 / Dorset
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 3 1
Rank change year-on-year +2 -2  
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 43 49 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 32.33% 19.37% 31.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 33.33% 19.84% 32.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 32 32
Median daily rate £400 £375 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -4.45%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £147 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +3.57% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Median hourly rate - £12.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -36.84%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £14.60 £14.00
% change year-on-year -0.68% +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 Dorset. 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
Dorset
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 129 247 183
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 96.99% 97.63% 96.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 169 104
Median daily rate £388 £385 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.64% +14.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £190 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 16 20
Median hourly rate £39.50 £30.00 £33.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.66% -9.77%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.42 £12.60 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.60 £42.10 £42.75
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 Dorset

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

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Dorset

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analyst in Dorset

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Dorset over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analyst in Dorset

Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analyst in Dorset

Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 26 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
Bournemouth -1 15 £338 -24.15% 3
Wimborne - 7 - - 3
Poole +6 4 £353 +116.92% 2
Weymouth -1 2 £250 +31.57%
Analyst
South West

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

For the 6 months to 26 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 Dorset region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 17 (29.82%) Windows
1 17 (29.82%) Microsoft
2 15 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (22.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (22.81%) MS Exchange
4 12 (21.05%) Windows 7
5 11 (19.30%) VMware
6 10 (17.54%) Service Delivery
6 10 (17.54%) Business Analysis
6 10 (17.54%) SAN
7 9 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (15.79%) Workflow
7 9 (15.79%) Migration
7 9 (15.79%) PowerShell
8 8 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (14.04%) Windows Server
8 8 (14.04%) Active Directory
9 7 (12.28%) ISEB
9 7 (12.28%) Finance
9 7 (12.28%) Application Packaging
9 7 (12.28%) Patch Management
9 7 (12.28%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (12.28%) Process Improvement
9 7 (12.28%) Windows 8
9 7 (12.28%) WSUS
10 6 (10.53%) Use Case
10 6 (10.53%) SCCM
10 6 (10.53%) Data Centre
10 6 (10.53%) Aerospace
10 6 (10.53%) CISSP

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 13 (22.81%) Exchange Server 2010
1 13 (22.81%) MS Exchange
2 5 (8.77%) Skype for Business
3 2 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (3.51%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.75%) ArcGIS
4 1 (1.75%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (8.77%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.75%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 10 (17.54%) SAN
2 5 (8.77%) Remote Desktop
2 5 (8.77%) Skype
3 3 (5.26%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (5.26%) Firewall
4 2 (3.51%) BGP
4 2 (3.51%) LAN
4 2 (3.51%) OSPF
4 2 (3.51%) WAN
4 2 (3.51%) Wireless
5 1 (1.75%) DNS
5 1 (1.75%) Intranet
5 1 (1.75%) IPsec
5 1 (1.75%) SCCP
5 1 (1.75%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.77%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (5.26%) Oracle Database
2 3 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (3.51%) QlikView
4 1 (1.75%) GIS
4 1 (1.75%) MS Access
4 1 (1.75%) QGIS
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.51%) AppScan
1 2 (3.51%) Pylint
1 2 (3.51%) SpecFlow
1 2 (3.51%) WebDriver
2 1 (1.75%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.75%) JIRA
2 1 (1.75%) Selenium
2 1 (1.75%) SoapUI
2 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 7 (12.28%) Finance
2 6 (10.53%) Aerospace
3 3 (5.26%) Retail
4 1 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.75%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.75%) REST
1 1 (1.75%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.53%) Data Centre
3 4 (7.02%) iPad
4 2 (3.51%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (1.75%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.75%) EMC VNX
5 1 (1.75%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 17 (29.82%) Windows
2 15 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (21.05%) Windows 7
4 8 (14.04%) Windows Server
5 7 (12.28%) Windows 8
6 5 (8.77%) Windows 10
6 5 (8.77%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.51%) Unix
8 1 (1.75%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (17.54%) Business Analysis
1 10 (17.54%) Service Delivery
2 9 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (15.79%) Migration
2 9 (15.79%) Workflow
3 7 (12.28%) Application Packaging
3 7 (12.28%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (12.28%) Patch Management
3 7 (12.28%) Process Improvement
4 6 (10.53%) Use Case
5 5 (8.77%) Business Process Improvement
5 5 (8.77%) Requirements Analysis
5 5 (8.77%) Security Patching
6 4 (7.02%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (7.02%) Change Control
6 4 (7.02%) Mentoring
6 4 (7.02%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (5.26%) Analytics
7 3 (5.26%) Data Analytics
7 3 (5.26%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 9 (15.79%) PowerShell
2 5 (8.77%) SQL
3 2 (3.51%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.75%) C#
4 1 (1.75%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (12.28%) ISEB
2 6 (10.53%) CISSP
3 4 (7.02%) Security Cleared
4 3 (5.26%) CISA
4 3 (5.26%) GIAC
4 3 (5.26%) MCSE
4 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.51%) CEH
5 2 (3.51%) CISM
5 2 (3.51%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.51%) SSCP
6 1 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.75%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) QA
2 1 (1.75%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.75%) NIST 800
System Software
1 8 (14.04%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.02%) vSphere
3 1 (1.75%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 7 (12.28%) WSUS
2 6 (10.53%) SCCM
3 5 (8.77%) AirWatch
3 5 (8.77%) SCOM
3 5 (8.77%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 3 (5.26%) Backup Exec
4 3 (5.26%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (3.51%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (1.75%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (1.75%) vRealize
Vendors
1 17 (29.82%) Microsoft
2 11 (19.30%) VMware
3 6 (10.53%) McAfee
3 6 (10.53%) Oracle
4 5 (8.77%) MobileIron
4 5 (8.77%) Symantec
5 4 (7.02%) Cisco
5 4 (7.02%) Sage
6 3 (5.26%) Palo Alto
6 3 (5.26%) SAP
6 3 (5.26%) Veeam
7 2 (3.51%) Black Duck
7 2 (3.51%) HP
7 2 (3.51%) IBM
7 2 (3.51%) Juniper
7 2 (3.51%) Remedy
7 2 (3.51%) Veracode
8 1 (1.75%) EMC
8 1 (1.75%) Samsung
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