Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Analyst was £325 per day in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 6 months to 20 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
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 15 10
Rank change year-on-year +11 -5 +1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 141 93 118
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 21.46% 10.18% 11.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 22.93% 10.94% 12.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 64 87
Gloucestershire median daily rate £325 £330 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.52% -12.00% -
10th Percentile £244 £213 £203
90th Percentile £441 £496 £477
South West median daily rate £350 £342 £350
% change year-on-year +2.34% -2.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 3
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £11.25 £12.25 £11.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.16% +8.89% -33.82%
10th Percentile £10.13 £11.00 £10.13
90th Percentile £18.06 £13.50 £16.38
South West median hourly rate £13.50 £12.13 £14.00
% change year-on-year +11.34% -13.39% -15.15%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire. 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
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies in Gloucestershire with a recognized job title 615 850 974
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.61% 93.00% 96.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 284 479 584
Gloucestershire median daily rate £375 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.23% -3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £205 £180 £201
90th Percentile £507 £563 £513
South West median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +3.33% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 84 60
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £28.75 £27.50 £39.64
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.55% -30.62% +44.13%
10th Percentile £10.50 £11.36 £11.17
90th Percentile £56.95 £45.55 £48.69
South West median hourly rate £30.50 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +22.00% -9.09% +37.50%

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Gloucestershire

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analyst in Gloucestershire

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analyst in Gloucestershire

Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analyst in Gloucestershire

Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester +6 65 £325 +4.84% 7
Cirencester +9 11 £300 -27.71% 1
Cheltenham -7 8 £399 +4.59% 3
Tetbury - 2 - -
Filton - 1 £55 -
Stroud - 1 £338 - 2
Analyst
South West

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

For the 6 months to 20 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 Gloucestershire region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 55 (39.01%) Banking
2 52 (36.88%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (35.46%) Finance
4 40 (28.37%) Migration
5 35 (24.82%) Stakeholder Management
6 34 (24.11%) Retail Banking
7 33 (23.40%) Test Scripting
8 29 (20.57%) Scenario Testing
9 26 (18.44%) SQL
10 22 (15.60%) Analytical Skills
11 21 (14.89%) User Acceptance Testing
12 20 (14.18%) Business Intelligence
13 16 (11.35%) Data Warehouse
13 16 (11.35%) Security Cleared
14 15 (10.64%) SQL Server
14 15 (10.64%) Defect Management
15 13 (9.22%) Translating Business Requirements
15 13 (9.22%) Data Analysis
16 12 (8.51%) BusinessObjects
16 12 (8.51%) Regulatory Compliance
17 11 (7.80%) Data Modelling
17 11 (7.80%) ITIL
17 11 (7.80%) Incident Management
18 10 (7.09%) Business Analysis
19 9 (6.38%) Use Case
19 9 (6.38%) Data Migration
19 9 (6.38%) DV Cleared
19 9 (6.38%) Microsoft Excel
20 8 (5.67%) Windows
20 8 (5.67%) C

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 4 (2.84%) Confluence
1 4 (2.84%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (2.84%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (2.84%) MS Exchange
1 4 (2.84%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.42%) Apache
2 2 (1.42%) IIS
2 2 (1.42%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.71%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (6.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (2.84%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (2.13%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.42%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.42%) SnowdropKCS
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.96%) Office 365
2 5 (3.55%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.13%) Firewall
1 3 (2.13%) Internet
2 2 (1.42%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (0.71%) DSL
3 1 (0.71%) HTTP
3 1 (0.71%) Intranet
3 1 (0.71%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (11.35%) Data Warehouse
2 15 (10.64%) SQL Server
3 12 (8.51%) BusinessObjects
4 7 (4.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (2.84%) Data Mining
5 4 (2.84%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (2.84%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.42%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.71%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.71%) Data Mart
7 1 (0.71%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (5.67%) JIRA
2 5 (3.55%) ERwin
3 1 (0.71%) Ant
3 1 (0.71%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.71%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.71%) HP UFT
3 1 (0.71%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.71%) JUnit
3 1 (0.71%) Maven
3 1 (0.71%) Selenium
3 1 (0.71%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.71%) Toad
3 1 (0.71%) Visual Studio
General
1 55 (39.01%) Banking
2 50 (35.46%) Finance
3 34 (24.11%) Retail Banking
4 4 (2.84%) Retail
5 2 (1.42%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.71%) Back Office
6 1 (0.71%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.71%) Legal
6 1 (0.71%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.42%) CSS
1 2 (1.42%) HTML
1 2 (1.42%) jQuery
2 1 (0.71%) .NET
2 1 (0.71%) Gherkin
2 1 (0.71%) J2EE
2 1 (0.71%) REST
2 1 (0.71%) SOAP
2 1 (0.71%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (15.60%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.55%) Management Information System
2 5 (3.55%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (0.71%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.71%) NHS
3 1 (0.71%) RIA
3 1 (0.71%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.67%) Windows
2 1 (0.71%) Linux
2 1 (0.71%) Unix
2 1 (0.71%) Windows 7
2 1 (0.71%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (36.88%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (28.37%) Migration
3 35 (24.82%) Stakeholder Management
4 33 (23.40%) Test Scripting
5 29 (20.57%) Scenario Testing
6 21 (14.89%) User Acceptance Testing
7 20 (14.18%) Business Intelligence
8 15 (10.64%) Defect Management
9 13 (9.22%) Data Analysis
9 13 (9.22%) Translating Business Requirements
10 12 (8.51%) Regulatory Compliance
11 11 (7.80%) Data Modelling
11 11 (7.80%) Incident Management
11 11 (7.80%) ITIL
12 10 (7.09%) Business Analysis
13 9 (6.38%) Data Migration
13 9 (6.38%) Use Case
14 8 (5.67%) Acceptance Criteria
15 6 (4.26%) SDLC
15 6 (4.26%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 26 (18.44%) SQL
2 8 (5.67%) C
3 2 (1.42%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.42%) PL/SQL
3 2 (1.42%) Python
4 1 (0.71%) C#
4 1 (0.71%) C++
4 1 (0.71%) Groovy
4 1 (0.71%) Java
4 1 (0.71%) Jython
4 1 (0.71%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.71%) Ruby
4 1 (0.71%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.71%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.71%) VBA
4 1 (0.71%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (11.35%) Security Cleared
2 9 (6.38%) DV Cleared
3 7 (4.96%) SC Cleared
4 5 (3.55%) ISEB
4 5 (3.55%) ISTQB
5 4 (2.84%) Degree
6 2 (1.42%) CISM
6 2 (1.42%) CISSP
6 2 (1.42%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.71%) CEH
7 1 (0.71%) ISACA
7 1 (0.71%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.67%) QA
2 5 (3.55%) SLA
3 3 (2.13%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.42%) PMO
5 1 (0.71%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.71%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.71%) GDPR
5 1 (0.71%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.71%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (4.96%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.71%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 4 (2.84%) AirWatch
1 4 (2.84%) SCCM
2 2 (1.42%) SCOM
3 1 (0.71%) CA Service Virtualization
3 1 (0.71%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.71%) QRadar
Vendors
1 7 (4.96%) Teradata
2 5 (3.55%) Google
2 5 (3.55%) HP
2 5 (3.55%) Oracle
3 4 (2.84%) AlienVault
3 4 (2.84%) Forcepoint
4 2 (1.42%) Sage
4 2 (1.42%) SAP
5 1 (0.71%) CA
5 1 (0.71%) IBM
5 1 (0.71%) McAfee
5 1 (0.71%) Siemens
5 1 (0.71%) Splunk
5 1 (0.71%) Trillium