The median contractor rate for a Analyst was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 3 months to 30 March 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
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 16 21
Rank change year-on-year +11 +5  
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 58 41 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 17.37% 9.03% 8.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.30% 9.43% 8.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 33 26
Median daily rate £375 £340 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.29% -7.79%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £131 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £462 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Median hourly rate £10.60 - £21.47
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.06 - £14.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.40 - £28.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £14.60 £14.50
% change year-on-year +2.73% +0.68%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire. 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
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 317 435 459
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 94.91% 95.81% 97.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 219 274
Median daily rate £375 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £172 £138 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 32 29
Median hourly rate £27.50 £43.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.04% +1.17%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £12.25 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -7.89% +11.76%  

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

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 3 months to 30 March 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 3 months to 30 March 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
Gloucester +2 19 £250 +40.84% 5
Cheltenham +8 17 £353 -17.05% 5
Analyst
South West

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 41 (36.94%) Finance
2 40 (36.04%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (27.03%) Banking
4 29 (26.13%) Stakeholder Management
5 23 (20.72%) Business Analysis
6 21 (18.92%) Migration
6 21 (18.92%) Test Scripting
7 20 (18.02%) ISEB
8 19 (17.12%) Retail
8 19 (17.12%) Security Cleared
9 18 (16.22%) Scrum
9 18 (16.22%) User Acceptance Testing
10 16 (14.41%) Windows
11 15 (13.51%) Retail Banking
11 15 (13.51%) Defect Management
12 14 (12.61%) APMG
12 14 (12.61%) PRINCE2
12 14 (12.61%) PRINCE
13 13 (11.71%) SQL
14 12 (10.81%) Windows 7
14 12 (10.81%) Regulatory Compliance
15 11 (9.91%) Business Intelligence
15 11 (9.91%) E-Commerce
16 10 (9.01%) Citrix
16 10 (9.01%) JIRA
16 10 (9.01%) Analytical Skills
17 9 (8.11%) DV Cleared
17 9 (8.11%) MS Excel
18 8 (7.21%) Data Warehouse
18 8 (7.21%) IBM

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 (3.60%) CMS
2 3 (2.70%) SAS
3 1 (0.90%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.90%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (8.11%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.31%) MS Office
3 3 (2.70%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.90%) MS Project
4 1 (0.90%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.31%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.21%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (2.70%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (1.80%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.90%) Base SAS
4 1 (0.90%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.90%) MS Access
4 1 (0.90%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.90%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (9.01%) JIRA
2 4 (3.60%) LoadRunner
3 3 (2.70%) Rational Functional Tester
4 2 (1.80%) Selenium
5 1 (0.90%) Ant
5 1 (0.90%) ERwin
5 1 (0.90%) Maven
5 1 (0.90%) Selenium IDE
5 1 (0.90%) Toad
5 1 (0.90%) WebDriver
General
1 41 (36.94%) Finance
2 30 (27.03%) Banking
3 19 (17.12%) Retail
4 15 (13.51%) Retail Banking
5 3 (2.70%) Law
6 2 (1.80%) Electronics
6 2 (1.80%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.80%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.80%) Marketing
6 2 (1.80%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.90%) J2EE
1 1 (0.90%) Web Services
1 1 (0.90%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.01%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.90%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (0.90%) Fintech
3 1 (0.90%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (14.41%) Windows
2 12 (10.81%) Windows 7
3 5 (4.50%) Android
3 5 (4.50%) Apple iOS
3 5 (4.50%) Unix
4 4 (3.60%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (36.04%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (26.13%) Stakeholder Management
3 23 (20.72%) Business Analysis
4 21 (18.92%) Migration
4 21 (18.92%) Test Scripting
5 18 (16.22%) Scrum
5 18 (16.22%) User Acceptance Testing
6 15 (13.51%) Defect Management
7 14 (12.61%) PRINCE
7 14 (12.61%) PRINCE2
8 12 (10.81%) Regulatory Compliance
9 11 (9.91%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (9.91%) E-Commerce
10 8 (7.21%) Time Management
11 6 (5.41%) Asset Management
11 6 (5.41%) Data Analysis
11 6 (5.41%) Translating Business Requirements
11 6 (5.41%) Use Case
12 5 (4.50%) Software Asset Management
12 5 (4.50%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 13 (11.71%) SQL
2 5 (4.50%) Bash Shell
2 5 (4.50%) C
2 5 (4.50%) Java
2 5 (4.50%) PL/SQL
2 5 (4.50%) Python
3 3 (2.70%) C++
3 3 (2.70%) Perl
3 3 (2.70%) Ruby
4 1 (0.90%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.90%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.90%) VBA
Qualifications
1 20 (18.02%) ISEB
2 19 (17.12%) Security Cleared
3 14 (12.61%) APMG
4 9 (8.11%) DV Cleared
5 7 (6.31%) SC Cleared
6 6 (5.41%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.80%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (1.80%) Degree
8 1 (0.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.70%) QA
1 3 (2.70%) SLA
2 1 (0.90%) Basel II
2 1 (0.90%) ISO 9000
2 1 (0.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (3.60%) Active Directory
1 4 (3.60%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (0.90%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (9.01%) Citrix
2 8 (7.21%) IBM
2 8 (7.21%) Oracle
3 7 (6.31%) Microsoft
4 6 (5.41%) IBM Sterling
5 3 (2.70%) HP
6 2 (1.80%) SAP
7 1 (0.90%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.90%) Cloudera
7 1 (0.90%) Teradata
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