Period
to 23 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Analyst was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in Poole during the 6 months to 23 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
Dorset > Poole
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 4 2
Rank change year-on-year +3 -2 +3
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 13 15 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Poole 32.50% 20.00% 20.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 36.11% 20.00% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 8
Poole median daily rate £450 £363 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.14% +17.89% -18.00%
10th Percentile £323 £156 £258
90th Percentile £535 £386 £411
Dorset median daily rate £425 £363 £375
% change year-on-year +17.24% -3.33% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 0
Poole median hourly rate £13.00 £14.88 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.61% - -
Dorset median hourly rate £12.50 £13.25 £12.00
% change year-on-year -5.66% +10.42% -42.86%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Poole. 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
Poole
Contract vacancies in Poole with a recognized job title 36 75 39
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 90.00% 100.00% 88.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 49 29
Poole median daily rate £413 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.92% - -8.77%
10th Percentile £200 £110 £208
90th Percentile £535 £520 £532
Dorset median daily rate £416 £363 £366
% change year-on-year +14.83% -0.82% +9.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 4
Poole median hourly rate £13.00 £19.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.33% -40.00% +140.74%
10th Percentile £10.36 £13.24 £18.55
90th Percentile £13.16 £29.88 £38.75
Dorset median hourly rate £38.43 £14.50 £41.24
% change year-on-year +165.00% -64.84% +146.65%

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Poole

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

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Poole

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Poole

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analyst in Poole

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Poole

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Poole over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analyst in Poole

Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Poole

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analyst in Poole

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 Poole region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Banking
3 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (30.77%) MS Visio
3 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
3 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (23.08%) Software Delivery
4 3 (23.08%) User Stories
4 3 (23.08%) Use Case
4 3 (23.08%) Incident Management
4 3 (23.08%) UML
4 3 (23.08%) ITIL
5 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (15.38%) Java
5 2 (15.38%) SQL
5 2 (15.38%) Linux
5 2 (15.38%) Unix
5 2 (15.38%) Internet
5 2 (15.38%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) Test Automation
5 2 (15.38%) Mobile Banking
5 2 (15.38%) User Experience
5 2 (15.38%) Wireframes
6 1 (7.69%) WebDriver
6 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (7.69%) BDD
6 1 (7.69%) SWIFT
6 1 (7.69%) SpecFlow

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Poole 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:

Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (30.77%) MS Visio
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) HP UFT
1 1 (7.69%) JIRA
1 1 (7.69%) SpecFlow
1 1 (7.69%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (38.46%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) Mobile Banking
2 2 (15.38%) User Experience
3 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.69%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
3 2 (15.38%) Linux
3 2 (15.38%) Unix
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Incident Management
1 3 (23.08%) ITIL
1 3 (23.08%) Software Delivery
1 3 (23.08%) UML
1 3 (23.08%) Use Case
1 3 (23.08%) User Stories
2 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
2 2 (15.38%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (15.38%) Test Automation
2 2 (15.38%) Wireframes
3 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (7.69%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
3 1 (7.69%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (7.69%) Resource Management
3 1 (7.69%) System Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
3 1 (7.69%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) Java
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) PMO
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) HP