Period
to 24 January 2018

The median contractor rate for an Analyst was £338 per day in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 6 months to 24 January 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
24 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 13 10
Rank change year-on-year +7 -3 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 108 99 122
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 17.45% 11.99% 12.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.91% 12.89% 13.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 70 86
Gloucestershire median daily rate £338 £389 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.18% +3.67% -
10th Percentile £225 £199 £234
90th Percentile £438 £525 £480
South West median daily rate £350 £350 £360
% change year-on-year - -2.78% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 14 4
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £11.25 £12.00 £11.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +1.05% -25.78%
10th Percentile £10.13 £8.60 £10.13
90th Percentile £19.20 £13.35 £19.88
South West median hourly rate £14.00 £12.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year +16.67% -22.58% +3.33%

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 571 768 925
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.25% 92.98% 95.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 260 477 515
Gloucestershire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £213 £158 £213
90th Percentile £550 £563 £525
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 87 59
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -35.29% +28.79%
10th Percentile £11.72 £11.00 £11.17
90th Percentile £55.09 £46.00 £50.00
South West median hourly rate £25.50 £27.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year -7.27% -19.12% +70.00%

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 24 January 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
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 24 January 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 +4 48 £350 +20.69% 9
Cheltenham -8 7 £375 -3.85% 10
Cirencester +10 6 £333 -1.85% 4
Filton - 2 £126 -
Analyst
South West

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

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 46 (42.59%) Banking
2 39 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (36.11%) Finance
3 34 (31.48%) Stakeholder Management
4 28 (25.93%) Migration
5 24 (22.22%) Retail Banking
6 22 (20.37%) Test Scripting
7 21 (19.44%) User Acceptance Testing
8 17 (15.74%) Scenario Testing
9 15 (13.89%) Security Cleared
9 15 (13.89%) SQL
10 13 (12.04%) Defect Management
11 12 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (10.19%) ISEB
12 11 (10.19%) SQL Server
12 11 (10.19%) Data Warehouse
12 11 (10.19%) ISTQB
12 11 (10.19%) DV Cleared
12 11 (10.19%) Analytical Skills
12 11 (10.19%) Regulatory Compliance
13 9 (8.33%) Business Analysis
14 8 (7.41%) Management Information System
14 8 (7.41%) Use Case
15 7 (6.48%) JIRA
15 7 (6.48%) QA
15 7 (6.48%) Risk Management
15 7 (6.48%) Retail
15 7 (6.48%) Data Analysis
15 7 (6.48%) ITIL
15 7 (6.48%) 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 5 (4.63%) Confluence
2 2 (1.85%) IIS
3 1 (0.93%) Apache
3 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.93%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (4.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.93%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.85%) Actimize
1 2 (1.85%) SnowdropKCS
2 1 (0.93%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.78%) Office 365
2 2 (1.85%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.93%) HTTP
1 1 (0.93%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.19%) Data Warehouse
1 11 (10.19%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (4.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.85%) Big Data
5 2 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.93%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.93%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.93%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (6.48%) JIRA
2 4 (3.70%) Cucumber
2 4 (3.70%) Selenium
3 3 (2.78%) ERwin
4 1 (0.93%) Ant
4 1 (0.93%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.93%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.93%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.93%) JUnit
4 1 (0.93%) Maven
4 1 (0.93%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.93%) Visual Studio
General
1 46 (42.59%) Banking
2 39 (36.11%) Finance
3 24 (22.22%) Retail Banking
4 7 (6.48%) Retail
5 6 (5.56%) Legal
6 2 (1.85%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.85%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.93%) International Banking
7 1 (0.93%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.85%) CSS
1 2 (1.85%) HTML
1 2 (1.85%) jQuery
2 1 (0.93%) .NET
2 1 (0.93%) Gherkin
2 1 (0.93%) J2EE
2 1 (0.93%) REST
2 1 (0.93%) SOAP
2 1 (0.93%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.19%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.41%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.85%) User Experience
4 1 (0.93%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.93%) Data Structures
4 1 (0.93%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.78%) Windows
2 1 (0.93%) Linux
2 1 (0.93%) Unix
2 1 (0.93%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (31.48%) Stakeholder Management
3 28 (25.93%) Migration
4 22 (20.37%) Test Scripting
5 21 (19.44%) User Acceptance Testing
6 17 (15.74%) Scenario Testing
7 13 (12.04%) Defect Management
8 12 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (10.19%) Regulatory Compliance
10 9 (8.33%) Business Analysis
11 8 (7.41%) Use Case
12 7 (6.48%) Data Analysis
12 7 (6.48%) ITIL
12 7 (6.48%) Risk Management
13 6 (5.56%) Translating Business Requirements
14 5 (4.63%) Data Modelling
14 5 (4.63%) Information Security
14 5 (4.63%) System Integration Testing
14 5 (4.63%) Test Planning
14 5 (4.63%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 15 (13.89%) SQL
2 7 (6.48%) C
3 4 (3.70%) Java
4 3 (2.78%) Python
5 2 (1.85%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.93%) C#
6 1 (0.93%) C++
6 1 (0.93%) Groovy
6 1 (0.93%) Jython
6 1 (0.93%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.93%) Ruby
6 1 (0.93%) VBA
6 1 (0.93%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (13.89%) Security Cleared
2 11 (10.19%) DV Cleared
2 11 (10.19%) ISEB
2 11 (10.19%) ISTQB
3 5 (4.63%) CISM
3 5 (4.63%) CISSP
4 3 (2.78%) CRISC
4 3 (2.78%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.85%) Degree
5 2 (1.85%) ISACA
6 1 (0.93%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.48%) QA
2 5 (4.63%) PCI DSS
3 4 (3.70%) GDPR
4 3 (2.78%) COBIT
4 3 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.93%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.93%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (1.85%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.93%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (0.93%) CA Service Virtualization
1 1 (0.93%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.93%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (3.70%) HP
2 3 (2.78%) Oracle
3 2 (1.85%) Google
3 2 (1.85%) Sage
3 2 (1.85%) SAP
3 2 (1.85%) Tableau
3 2 (1.85%) Teradata
4 1 (0.93%) CA
4 1 (0.93%) Hyperion
4 1 (0.93%) IBM
4 1 (0.93%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.93%) Salesforce.com