The median contractor rate for an Analyst was £303 per day in advertised job vacancies in Somerset during the 3 months to 25 June 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 / Somerset
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 3 12
Rank change year-on-year -15 +9  
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 23 40 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 11.06% 16.60% 11.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.62% 18.26% 11.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 19 21
Median daily rate £303 £300 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.83% -16.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £155 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £390 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +3.57% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Median hourly rate £31.50 £12.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +162.50% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £14.55 £14.00
% change year-on-year -0.34% +3.92%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset. 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
Somerset
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 198 219 327
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 95.19% 90.87% 96.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 112 176
Median daily rate £388 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £187 £180 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 28 42
Median hourly rate £52.50 £32.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +61.53% -7.14%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Somerset

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analyst in Somerset

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Somerset over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analyst in Somerset

Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analyst in Somerset

Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Bath +2 12 £225 -25.00% 4
Taunton -12 5 £361 -5.86% 1
Analyst
South West

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Somerset region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 22 (41.51%) Finance
2 15 (28.30%) Microsoft
3 14 (26.42%) SQL
4 12 (22.64%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (18.87%) Test Automation
6 8 (15.09%) C#
6 8 (15.09%) Scrum
7 7 (13.21%) Windows
7 7 (13.21%) Microsoft Excel
7 7 (13.21%) Data Analysis
7 7 (13.21%) BDD
7 7 (13.21%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (11.32%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (11.32%) Degree
8 6 (11.32%) Test Scripting
8 6 (11.32%) VBA
8 6 (11.32%) Active Directory
8 6 (11.32%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (9.43%) .NET
9 5 (9.43%) Numerate Degree
10 4 (7.55%) SCOrch
10 4 (7.55%) SCSM
10 4 (7.55%) HP Quality Center
10 4 (7.55%) Oracle
10 4 (7.55%) SAP
10 4 (7.55%) MS Exchange
10 4 (7.55%) DHCP
10 4 (7.55%) TCP/IP
10 4 (7.55%) DNS
10 4 (7.55%) Citrix

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 (7.55%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.89%) CMS
2 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.89%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (1.89%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (13.21%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (5.66%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.66%) SAP CO
1 3 (5.66%) SAP FI
1 3 (5.66%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (3.77%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.89%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.55%) DHCP
1 4 (7.55%) DNS
1 4 (7.55%) TCP/IP
1 4 (7.55%) VLAN
2 2 (3.77%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.89%) Power BI
2 1 (1.89%) PowerPivot
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (11.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (7.55%) Selenium
3 3 (5.66%) Cucumber
3 3 (5.66%) HP UFT
3 3 (5.66%) Visual Studio
3 3 (5.66%) WebDriver
4 2 (3.77%) SoapUI
4 2 (3.77%) TestComplete
5 1 (1.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.89%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.89%) IntelliJ
5 1 (1.89%) SpecFlow
General
1 22 (41.51%) Finance
2 2 (3.77%) Front Office
2 2 (3.77%) Retail
3 1 (1.89%) Electronics
3 1 (1.89%) General Ledger
3 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.89%) Marketing
3 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.43%) .NET
2 1 (1.89%) COM
2 1 (1.89%) Gherkin
2 1 (1.89%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.21%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.55%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (3.77%) AS400
4 1 (1.89%) CMDB
4 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.89%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.89%) iPhone
4 1 (1.89%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.21%) Windows
2 3 (5.66%) AIX
2 3 (5.66%) Linux
3 2 (3.77%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.89%) Android
4 1 (1.89%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (22.64%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (18.87%) Test Automation
3 8 (15.09%) Scrum
4 7 (13.21%) BDD
4 7 (13.21%) Data Analysis
5 6 (11.32%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (11.32%) Test Scripting
6 3 (5.66%) Business Analysis
6 3 (5.66%) ITIL
6 3 (5.66%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (3.77%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (3.77%) Kanban
7 2 (3.77%) Lean Six Sigma
7 2 (3.77%) Migration
7 2 (3.77%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (3.77%) Process Improvement
7 2 (3.77%) Service Management
7 2 (3.77%) Six Sigma
7 2 (3.77%) Test Strategy
7 2 (3.77%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 14 (26.42%) SQL
2 8 (15.09%) C#
3 6 (11.32%) VBA
4 2 (3.77%) Java
4 2 (3.77%) VBScript
5 1 (1.89%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (11.32%) Degree
2 5 (9.43%) Numerate Degree
3 3 (5.66%) ISEB
3 3 (5.66%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.77%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) QA
1 1 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (11.32%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.66%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (7.55%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (7.55%) SCCM
1 4 (7.55%) SCOrch
1 4 (7.55%) SCSM
2 2 (3.77%) Control-M
Vendors
1 15 (28.30%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.55%) Citrix
2 4 (7.55%) Oracle
2 4 (7.55%) SAP
3 3 (5.66%) Cisco
3 3 (5.66%) NetApp
3 3 (5.66%) VMware
4 2 (3.77%) IBM
5 1 (1.89%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.89%) Sitecore
Taunton, Somerset
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