Period
to 25 July 2017

The median contractor rate for an Analyst was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Southampton during the 6 months to 25 July 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 > Southampton
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 2 2
Rank change year-on-year -2 0 +1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 70 99 162
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 14.43% 19.26% 20.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.96% 20.16% 21.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 60 118
Southampton median daily rate £350 £350 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -4.11% +12.31%
10th Percentile £172 £155 £223
90th Percentile £438 £550 £554
Hampshire median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 16 16
Southampton median hourly rate £13.81 £15.00 £13.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.97% +12.15% -21.32%
10th Percentile £12.37 £12.50 £11.38
90th Percentile £19.26 £16.88 £28.38
Hampshire median hourly rate £13.90 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year -7.32% - -11.76%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton. 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
Southampton
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 468 491 747
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 96.49% 95.53% 96.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 287 345 529
Southampton median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% - +11.94%
10th Percentile £195 £204 £260
90th Percentile £600 £488 £575
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 31 60
Southampton median hourly rate £15.13 £15.00 £13.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.87% +12.15% -41.21%
10th Percentile £12.03 £11.00 £10.88
90th Percentile £25.55 £18.75 £40.10
Hampshire median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year - +42.86% -30.00%

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Southampton

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analyst in Southampton

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Southampton over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analyst in Southampton

Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analyst in Southampton

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Southampton region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 17 (24.29%) Windows
2 13 (18.57%) Finance
3 12 (17.14%) Change Management
3 12 (17.14%) Active Directory
3 12 (17.14%) SharePoint
3 12 (17.14%) Windows 7
4 11 (15.71%) User Acceptance Testing
4 11 (15.71%) Office 365
4 11 (15.71%) Microsoft
5 10 (14.29%) SQL
5 10 (14.29%) Business Analysis
6 9 (12.86%) Project Management
6 9 (12.86%) Migration
6 9 (12.86%) Microsoft Office
7 8 (11.43%) EDRMS
7 8 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (11.43%) Data Analysis
7 8 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (10.00%) PMO
8 7 (10.00%) Content Management
8 7 (10.00%) SQL Server
9 6 (8.57%) Microsoft Excel
9 6 (8.57%) Information Architecture
9 6 (8.57%) Business Change Management
9 6 (8.57%) Records Management
10 5 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 5 (7.14%) Security Cleared
10 5 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (7.14%) ERP
10 5 (7.14%) ETL

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 12 (17.14%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.29%) IBM Notes
3 2 (2.86%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (12.86%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (8.57%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (1.43%) InDesign
4 1 (1.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Northgate Housing
1 1 (1.43%) SAP cProjects
Cloud Services
1 11 (15.71%) Office 365
2 4 (5.71%) SaaS
3 1 (1.43%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.14%) Intranet
2 4 (5.71%) LDAP
3 3 (4.29%) Extranet
4 2 (2.86%) Firewall
4 2 (2.86%) Internet
4 2 (2.86%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.43%) BGP
5 1 (1.43%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (1.43%) DHCP
5 1 (1.43%) DNS
5 1 (1.43%) EIGRP
5 1 (1.43%) LAN
5 1 (1.43%) OSPF
5 1 (1.43%) SNA
5 1 (1.43%) VPN
5 1 (1.43%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.43%) EDRMS
2 7 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.43%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (2.86%) JIRA
1 2 (2.86%) Selenium
2 1 (1.43%) SoapUI
2 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 13 (18.57%) Finance
2 5 (7.14%) Back Office
2 5 (7.14%) Retail
3 4 (5.71%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.29%) Publishing
5 2 (2.86%) Marketing
6 1 (1.43%) Electronics
6 1 (1.43%) Legal
6 1 (1.43%) Local Government
6 1 (1.43%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.14%) XML
2 4 (5.71%) REST
2 4 (5.71%) SOAP
3 2 (2.86%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.29%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.86%) EPoS
4 1 (1.43%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.43%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.43%) FlexPod
4 1 (1.43%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.43%) iPad
4 1 (1.43%) iPhone
4 1 (1.43%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.43%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (24.29%) Windows
2 12 (17.14%) Windows 7
3 4 (5.71%) Windows 8
4 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.43%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.43%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.43%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (17.14%) Change Management
2 11 (15.71%) User Acceptance Testing
3 10 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 9 (12.86%) Migration
4 9 (12.86%) Project Management
5 8 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (11.43%) Data Analysis
6 7 (10.00%) Content Management
7 6 (8.57%) Business Change Management
7 6 (8.57%) Information Architecture
7 6 (8.57%) Records Management
8 5 (7.14%) ERP
8 5 (7.14%) ETL
8 5 (7.14%) ITIL
8 5 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 4 (5.71%) Data Extraction
9 4 (5.71%) Data Integration
9 4 (5.71%) Information Management
9 4 (5.71%) Scenario Testing
9 4 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (14.29%) SQL
2 3 (4.29%) C#
3 2 (2.86%) C
4 1 (1.43%) Python
4 1 (1.43%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.71%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.86%) Degree
3 2 (2.86%) ISEB
3 2 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.43%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.43%) CCNA
4 1 (1.43%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.00%) PMO
2 2 (2.86%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.86%) GDPR
2 2 (2.86%) QA
2 2 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (17.14%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.43%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (2.86%) SCCM
2 1 (1.43%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 11 (15.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.71%) VMware
3 3 (4.29%) Cisco
3 3 (4.29%) Dell
3 3 (4.29%) Lotus
4 2 (2.86%) SAP
5 1 (1.43%) Adobe
5 1 (1.43%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.43%) Citrix
5 1 (1.43%) hybris
5 1 (1.43%) Northgate
5 1 (1.43%) OpenText
5 1 (1.43%) Oracle
5 1 (1.43%) Symantec
5 1 (1.43%) Veeam
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