Period
to 17 November 2018

The median contractor rate for a Senior Analyst was £424 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

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.

Senior Analyst
England > South West
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 200 153 150
Rank change year-on-year -47 -3 -38
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 29 51 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.46% 0.90% 0.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.95% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 27 41
South West median daily rate £424 £370 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.53% -9.20% +4.49%
10th Percentile £291 £314 £311
90th Percentile £488 £536 £613
England median daily rate £450 £461 £449
% change year-on-year -2.44% +2.79% +2.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
South West median hourly rate - £35.00 -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £22.84 £36.00
% change year-on-year +53.24% -36.56% +108.70%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West. 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
South West
Contract vacancies in the South West with a recognized job title 5,951 5,396 5,519
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.97% 95.32% 94.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,737 3,380 3,580
South West median daily rate £425 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% +3.33% -
10th Percentile £251 £210 £213
90th Percentile £575 £538 £550
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 276 254 344
South West median hourly rate £38.14 £32.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.20% +28.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £11.94 £11.39 £11.00
90th Percentile £49.00 £50.00 £46.18
England median hourly rate £18.44 £18.70 £18.16
% change year-on-year -1.39% +3.00% +0.97%

Senior Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Analyst in the South West

Senior Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Analyst in the South West

Senior Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Analyst in the South West over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior Analyst in the South West

Senior Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Senior Analyst in the South West

Senior Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Analyst within the South West region over the 6 months to 17 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol -20 12 £400 +18.52% 4
Gloucestershire -10 8 £450 +9.09% 1
Wiltshire -27 3 £449 +8.79% 1
Devon -1 2 £296 -7.57% 1
Somerset - 1 - - 1
Senior Analyst
England

Senior Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, Senior Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South West region featuring Senior Analyst in the job title.

1 14 (48.28%) Finance
2 11 (37.93%) SQL
3 9 (31.03%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (27.59%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (24.14%) Business Analysis
6 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Excel
6 6 (20.69%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (20.69%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
7 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (13.79%) Data Management
8 4 (13.79%) Data Architecture
8 4 (13.79%) Tableau
8 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
8 4 (13.79%) Power BI
9 3 (10.34%) Windows Server
9 3 (10.34%) Kimball Methodology
9 3 (10.34%) Analytics
9 3 (10.34%) Problem-Solving
9 3 (10.34%) Data Development
9 3 (10.34%) MS Visio
9 3 (10.34%) Data Modelling
9 3 (10.34%) Windows
9 3 (10.34%) Migration
9 3 (10.34%) ERwin
9 3 (10.34%) Requirements Management
9 3 (10.34%) Data Analysis
9 3 (10.34%) Degree
10 2 (6.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 2 (6.90%) Systems Analysis

Senior Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 (6.90%) IIS
1 2 (6.90%) SAS
2 1 (3.45%) Apache
2 1 (3.45%) ColdFusion
2 1 (3.45%) Confluence
2 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (10.34%) MS Visio
3 2 (6.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Actimize
1 1 (3.45%) SAP GTS
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.45%) Office 365
1 1 (3.45%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) Internet
1 2 (6.90%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) BusinessObjects
1 6 (20.69%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
3 4 (13.79%) Power BI
4 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.45%) Big Data
5 1 (3.45%) MySQL
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) ERwin
2 1 (3.45%) JIRA
General
1 14 (48.28%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Electronics
3 1 (3.45%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.45%) Marketing
3 1 (3.45%) Retail
3 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) Middleware
2 1 (3.45%) .NET
2 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.45%) CSS
2 1 (3.45%) HTML
2 1 (3.45%) jQuery
2 1 (3.45%) LAMP
2 1 (3.45%) SAP PI
2 1 (3.45%) Web Services
2 1 (3.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) User Experience
3 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.45%) FMCG
3 1 (3.45%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Windows
1 3 (10.34%) Windows Server
2 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.45%) Linux
3 1 (3.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (24.14%) Business Analysis
3 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (13.79%) Data Architecture
4 4 (13.79%) Data Management
5 3 (10.34%) Analytics
5 3 (10.34%) Data Analysis
5 3 (10.34%) Data Development
5 3 (10.34%) Data Modelling
5 3 (10.34%) Kimball Methodology
5 3 (10.34%) Migration
5 3 (10.34%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (10.34%) Requirements Management
6 2 (6.90%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (6.90%) Data Analytics
6 2 (6.90%) Information Security
6 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (6.90%) User Stories
6 2 (6.90%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
6 2 (6.90%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 11 (37.93%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.45%) PHP
2 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Degree
2 2 (6.90%) ISEB
2 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) CISM
3 1 (3.45%) CISSP
3 1 (3.45%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) SCCM
2 1 (3.45%) Data Guard
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
1 4 (13.79%) Tableau
2 1 (3.45%) Adobe
2 1 (3.45%) Ivanti
2 1 (3.45%) MuleSoft
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle
2 1 (3.45%) SAP