Period
to 16 October 2018

The median contractor rate for an Analyst was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

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
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 5 13
Rank change year-on-year -2 +8 -3
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 115 144 102
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 16.99% 21.75% 10.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.80% 22.75% 11.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 93 71
Gloucestershire median daily rate £375 £342 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.65% -2.29% -10.26%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £225
90th Percentile £475 £443 £525
South West median daily rate £375 £353 £340
% change year-on-year +6.38% +3.68% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 9
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £22.00 £11.25 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +95.56% -8.16% -14.04%
10th Percentile £17.15 £10.13 £10.90
90th Percentile £46.13 £12.38 £13.60
South West median hourly rate £15.45 £17.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year -9.12% +36.00% -10.71%

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 646 633 868
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.42% 95.62% 92.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 365 298 483
Gloucestershire median daily rate £425 £363 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.24% -6.45% -3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £211 £227
90th Percentile £563 £488 £575
South West median daily rate £418 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +11.33% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 71 70
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £42.50 £32.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.77% +18.18% -21.99%
10th Percentile £17.26 £13.00 £11.59
90th Percentile £50.00 £52.50 £44.65
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £34.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year +15.11% +26.36% +8.37%

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 16 October 2018.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 16 October 2018. 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 0 64 £360 +10.77% 9
Cheltenham 0 11 £400 -5.88% 13
Cirencester -7 4 £450 +50.00% 1
Filton - 1 - -
Analyst
South West

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

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, 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 Gloucestershire region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 44 (38.26%) Finance
2 31 (26.96%) SQL
3 26 (22.61%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (21.74%) Data Warehouse
5 22 (19.13%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (17.39%) Banking
7 19 (16.52%) ISEB
8 17 (14.78%) Business Intelligence
8 17 (14.78%) ITIL
8 17 (14.78%) Stakeholder Management
9 16 (13.91%) Security Cleared
10 15 (13.04%) ISTQB
10 15 (13.04%) Windows
11 14 (12.17%) SQL Server
11 14 (12.17%) Active Directory
11 14 (12.17%) Migration
12 12 (10.43%) Data Management
12 12 (10.43%) Data Analysis
12 12 (10.43%) Business Analysis
12 12 (10.43%) Oracle
12 12 (10.43%) Data Centre
13 11 (9.57%) Test Automation
14 10 (8.70%) SC Cleared
14 10 (8.70%) Windows Server
14 10 (8.70%) Microsoft
15 9 (7.83%) Citrix
15 9 (7.83%) BusinessObjects
15 9 (7.83%) VMware
15 9 (7.83%) Clustering
15 9 (7.83%) User Stories

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 8 (6.96%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (6.96%) MS Exchange
2 4 (3.48%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.61%) Confluence
4 2 (1.74%) SAS
5 1 (0.87%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (6.96%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (3.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (2.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.74%) Actimize
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.74%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (0.87%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.35%) Firewall
2 4 (3.48%) LAN
2 4 (3.48%) WAN
3 3 (2.61%) BGP
3 3 (2.61%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (2.61%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (2.61%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (2.61%) EIGRP
3 3 (2.61%) Internet
3 3 (2.61%) OSPF
3 3 (2.61%) Spanning Tree
3 3 (2.61%) Structured Cabling
3 3 (2.61%) VLAN
3 3 (2.61%) Wireless
4 1 (0.87%) DHCP
4 1 (0.87%) Network Security
4 1 (0.87%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (21.74%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (12.17%) SQL Server
3 9 (7.83%) BusinessObjects
4 8 (6.96%) Power BI
5 2 (1.74%) DataStage
5 2 (1.74%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (1.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.87%) DB2
6 1 (0.87%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.87%) IBM InfoSphere
6 1 (0.87%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.87%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (0.87%) QlikView
6 1 (0.87%) QualityStage
6 1 (0.87%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.87%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (6.96%) Selenium
2 6 (5.22%) JIRA
3 3 (2.61%) Cucumber
3 3 (2.61%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.74%) ERwin
4 2 (1.74%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.87%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.87%) Rational Functional Tester
5 1 (0.87%) Rational Quality Manager
5 1 (0.87%) WebDriver
General
1 44 (38.26%) Finance
2 20 (17.39%) Banking
3 6 (5.22%) Investment Banking
4 5 (4.35%) Retail Banking
5 3 (2.61%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.61%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.87%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.74%) SOAP
1 2 (1.74%) Web Services
2 1 (0.87%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 26 (22.61%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (10.43%) Data Centre
3 9 (7.83%) Clustering
4 5 (4.35%) User Experience
5 3 (2.61%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (2.61%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.74%) Reference Data
6 2 (1.74%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (1.74%) Taxonomies
7 1 (0.87%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.87%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.87%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 15 (13.04%) Windows
2 10 (8.70%) Windows Server
3 6 (5.22%) Linux
4 4 (3.48%) Unix
5 1 (0.87%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.87%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (19.13%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (14.78%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (14.78%) ITIL
2 17 (14.78%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (12.17%) Migration
4 12 (10.43%) Business Analysis
4 12 (10.43%) Data Analysis
4 12 (10.43%) Data Management
5 11 (9.57%) Test Automation
6 9 (7.83%) User Acceptance Testing
6 9 (7.83%) User Stories
7 8 (6.96%) Capacity Planning
7 8 (6.96%) Dimensional Modelling
7 8 (6.96%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (6.96%) ITIL V3
7 8 (6.96%) Regression Testing
7 8 (6.96%) Security Patching
7 8 (6.96%) Service Management
8 7 (6.09%) Test Scripting
9 6 (5.22%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 31 (26.96%) SQL
2 6 (5.22%) Java
3 3 (2.61%) Bash Shell
3 3 (2.61%) C#
3 3 (2.61%) PHP
4 2 (1.74%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.74%) PL/SQL
4 2 (1.74%) VBA
5 1 (0.87%) C
5 1 (0.87%) C++
5 1 (0.87%) Perl
5 1 (0.87%) Python
5 1 (0.87%) Ruby
5 1 (0.87%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.87%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (16.52%) ISEB
2 16 (13.91%) Security Cleared
3 15 (13.04%) ISTQB
4 10 (8.70%) SC Cleared
5 7 (6.09%) DV Cleared
6 3 (2.61%) CCNA
6 3 (2.61%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.74%) CISSP
7 2 (1.74%) CREST Certified
7 2 (1.74%) GCIH
8 1 (0.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.48%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.61%) GDPR
2 3 (2.61%) PMO
3 1 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.87%) SEPA
System Software
1 14 (12.17%) Active Directory
2 8 (6.96%) VMware Server
2 8 (6.96%) vSphere
2 8 (6.96%) XenApp
3 2 (1.74%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.87%) DFS Replication
4 1 (0.87%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.87%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.87%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.87%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (7.83%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (0.87%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (0.87%) SCCM
2 1 (0.87%) SCDPM
2 1 (0.87%) SCOM
2 1 (0.87%) SCSM
2 1 (0.87%) SCVMM
2 1 (0.87%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (10.43%) Oracle
2 10 (8.70%) Microsoft
3 9 (7.83%) Citrix
3 9 (7.83%) VMware
4 8 (6.96%) CommVault
4 8 (6.96%) NetApp
4 8 (6.96%) Tableau
5 7 (6.09%) Teradata
6 5 (4.35%) Cisco
7 4 (3.48%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.74%) CyberArk
8 2 (1.74%) LogRhythm
9 1 (0.87%) Canon
9 1 (0.87%) Forcepoint
9 1 (0.87%) HP
9 1 (0.87%) IBM
9 1 (0.87%) Intel
9 1 (0.87%) Mitel
9 1 (0.87%) Netezza
9 1 (0.87%) Polycom