The median contractor rate for a Analyst was £325 per day in advertised job vacancies in Portsmouth during the 3 months to 26 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Analyst
Hampshire / Portsmouth
Rank 6 3 7
Rank change year-on-year -3 +4  
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 27 18 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 16.88% 17.31% 14.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.12% 18.56% 15.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 8 2
Median daily rate £325 £325 £298
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.24%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £200 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £359 £306
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 9
Median hourly rate £12.75 £22.45 £19.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.20% +14.39%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.85 £15.28 £12.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.75 £50.00 £33.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year -3.33% +3.44%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth. 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
Portsmouth
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 149 97 86
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 93.13% 93.27% 94.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 56 47
Median daily rate £375 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% +8.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 10 22
Median hourly rate £42.50 £22.45 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +89.30% -28.73%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.30 £47.63 £44.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

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

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Portsmouth

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analyst in Portsmouth

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Portsmouth over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analyst in Portsmouth

Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analyst in Portsmouth

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 26 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 Portsmouth region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 15 (36.59%) Microsoft
1 15 (36.59%) Security Cleared
2 11 (26.83%) ITIL
3 10 (24.39%) SC Cleared
4 8 (19.51%) Business Analysis
5 7 (17.07%) SLA
5 7 (17.07%) ISEB
6 6 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (14.63%) AngularJS
6 6 (14.63%) Customer Requirements
6 6 (14.63%) Active Directory
6 6 (14.63%) Cisco
6 6 (14.63%) SQL
6 6 (14.63%) Finance
6 6 (14.63%) BPMN
6 6 (14.63%) Degree
7 5 (12.20%) Web Services
7 5 (12.20%) UML
7 5 (12.20%) SharePoint
7 5 (12.20%) Service Management
7 5 (12.20%) PMO
7 5 (12.20%) Node.js
8 4 (9.76%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (9.76%) Skype for Business
8 4 (9.76%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (9.76%) Skype
8 4 (9.76%) Management Information System
8 4 (9.76%) Windows
8 4 (9.76%) MS Exchange
8 4 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management

Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 (12.20%) SharePoint
2 4 (9.76%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (9.76%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (9.76%) MS Exchange
2 4 (9.76%) Skype for Business
3 2 (4.88%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.44%) ArcGIS
4 1 (2.44%) MS Project Server
4 1 (2.44%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (7.32%) MS Excel
1 3 (7.32%) MS Office
1 3 (7.32%) Photoshop
2 2 (4.88%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.44%) MS Project
3 1 (2.44%) Stata
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) Skype
2 3 (7.32%) PBX
3 2 (4.88%) VPN
4 1 (2.44%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.44%) Firewall
4 1 (2.44%) Intranet
4 1 (2.44%) LAN
4 1 (2.44%) Network Security
4 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.44%) VLAN
4 1 (2.44%) WAN
4 1 (2.44%) Wireless
4 1 (2.44%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) Geospatial Data
1 1 (2.44%) GIS
1 1 (2.44%) QGIS
1 1 (2.44%) Spatial Data
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) JIRA
2 2 (4.88%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (2.44%) Axure RP
3 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.44%) Selenium
3 1 (2.44%) Subversion
General
1 6 (14.63%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.88%) French Language
3 2 (4.88%) Italian Language
3 2 (4.88%) Spanish Language
4 1 (2.44%) Legal
4 1 (2.44%) Portuguese Language
4 1 (2.44%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.63%) AngularJS
2 5 (12.20%) Node.js
2 5 (12.20%) Web Services
3 3 (7.32%) HTML
4 2 (4.88%) .NET
4 2 (4.88%) CSS
5 1 (2.44%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.44%) HTML5
5 1 (2.44%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.76%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.32%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.44%) Vector Graphics
4 1 (2.44%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.76%) Windows
2 1 (2.44%) Linux
2 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.44%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.83%) ITIL
2 8 (19.51%) Business Analysis
3 6 (14.63%) BPMN
3 6 (14.63%) Customer Requirements
4 5 (12.20%) Service Management
4 5 (12.20%) UML
5 4 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (7.32%) Change Control
6 3 (7.32%) PRINCE2
6 3 (7.32%) Programme Governance
6 3 (7.32%) Quality Management
6 3 (7.32%) Requirements Engineering
6 3 (7.32%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (7.32%) Workflow
7 2 (4.88%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (4.88%) Analytics
7 2 (4.88%) Change Management
7 2 (4.88%) Enterprise Content Management
7 2 (4.88%) Statistics
7 2 (4.88%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (14.63%) SQL
2 2 (4.88%) C#
3 1 (2.44%) C++
3 1 (2.44%) Java
3 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.44%) Python
3 1 (2.44%) R
3 1 (2.44%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (36.59%) Security Cleared
2 10 (24.39%) SC Cleared
3 7 (17.07%) ISEB
4 6 (14.63%) Degree
5 2 (4.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (2.44%) CCNA
6 1 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.44%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.07%) SLA
2 5 (12.20%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (14.63%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (36.59%) Microsoft
2 6 (14.63%) Cisco
3 2 (4.88%) Nintex
3 2 (4.88%) Remedy
4 1 (2.44%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.44%) HP
4 1 (2.44%) Juniper
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle