Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Analyst was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in Portsmouth during the 6 months to 20 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
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 8 4
Rank change year-on-year -10 -4 +2
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 31 41 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 9.94% 12.24% 17.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.10% 12.89% 17.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 34 28
Portsmouth median daily rate £450 £275 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +63.64% -31.25% +23.08%
10th Percentile £356 £214 £309
90th Percentile £575 £350 £450
Hampshire median daily rate £363 £330 £350
% change year-on-year +9.85% -5.71% +4.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 3
Portsmouth median hourly rate £13.25 £45.30 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -70.75% +248.46% -78.31%
10th Percentile £11.63 £21.00 £11.10
90th Percentile £16.19 £57.50 £40.30
Hampshire median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +1.69%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth. 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
Portsmouth
Contract vacancies in Portsmouth with a recognized job title 307 318 228
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.40% 94.93% 95.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 175 118
Portsmouth median daily rate £389 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.30% +1.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £243 £215 £263
90th Percentile £505 £523 £523
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £388 £378
% change year-on-year +3.23% +2.65% +7.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 59 45
Portsmouth median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +51.79% +54.87%
10th Percentile £14.05 £15.47 £13.10
90th Percentile £50.93 £50.07 £47.83
Hampshire median hourly rate £23.07 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -7.72% +25.00% +11.86%

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

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

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 6 months to 20 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst in Portsmouth.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analyst in Portsmouth

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

For the 6 months to 20 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 Portsmouth region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 9 (29.03%) ITIL
2 8 (25.81%) SAP
3 7 (22.58%) Windows
3 7 (22.58%) Ariba
4 6 (19.35%) Security Cleared
4 6 (19.35%) Finance
4 6 (19.35%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (16.13%) SC Cleared
5 5 (16.13%) Business Analysis
5 5 (16.13%) Windows 7
5 5 (16.13%) Windows 10
6 4 (12.90%) Supplier Management
6 4 (12.90%) Application Packaging
6 4 (12.90%) PowerShell
6 4 (12.90%) SCCM
6 4 (12.90%) Time Management
6 4 (12.90%) QA
6 4 (12.90%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (12.90%) Compatibility Testing
6 4 (12.90%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (12.90%) Validation
6 4 (12.90%) Migration
6 4 (12.90%) MSI
6 4 (12.90%) AdminStudio
6 4 (12.90%) Spend Analysis
7 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Office
7 3 (9.68%) VPN
7 3 (9.68%) SLA
7 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
7 3 (9.68%) Active Directory

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 2 (6.45%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.23%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) SAP CO
1 1 (3.23%) SAP FI
1 1 (3.23%) SAP FI/CO
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) VPN
2 2 (6.45%) Wireless
3 1 (3.23%) Internet
3 1 (3.23%) Skype
3 1 (3.23%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) AdminStudio
1 4 (12.90%) MSI
2 1 (3.23%) JIRA
2 1 (3.23%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (19.35%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Marketing
3 1 (3.23%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Retail Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) Middleware
2 1 (3.23%) SAP Core Interface
2 1 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (6.45%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 7 (22.58%) Windows
2 5 (16.13%) Windows 10
2 5 (16.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) ITIL
2 6 (19.35%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (16.13%) Business Analysis
4 4 (12.90%) Application Packaging
4 4 (12.90%) Compatibility Testing
4 4 (12.90%) Migration
4 4 (12.90%) Spend Analysis
4 4 (12.90%) Supplier Management
4 4 (12.90%) Time Management
4 4 (12.90%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (12.90%) Validation
5 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (9.68%) Business Process Mapping
5 3 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (9.68%) Data Management
5 3 (9.68%) ITSM
5 3 (9.68%) Master Data Management
5 3 (9.68%) Service Management
5 3 (9.68%) User Stories
6 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.90%) PowerShell
2 2 (6.45%) Korn
2 2 (6.45%) Perl
3 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) Security Cleared
2 5 (16.13%) SC Cleared
3 3 (9.68%) Degree
4 1 (3.23%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) QA
2 3 (9.68%) SLA
3 1 (3.23%) Data Quality
3 1 (3.23%) GDPR
3 1 (3.23%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (9.68%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (25.81%) SAP
2 7 (22.58%) Ariba
3 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.45%) Cisco
4 2 (6.45%) Citrix
4 2 (6.45%) IBM
4 2 (6.45%) Oracle
5 1 (3.23%) CA Agile Central
5 1 (3.23%) HP
5 1 (3.23%) Remedy
5 1 (3.23%) ServiceNow