Period
to 18 January 2019

The median contractor rate for an IT Analyst was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in Southampton during the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

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.

IT Analyst
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 56 45 35
Rank change year-on-year -11 -10 +18
Contract jobs requiring an IT Analyst 4 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.84% 0.67% 2.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.88% 0.72% 2.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 3
Southampton median daily rate £500 £303 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +65.29% -39.50% +33.33%
10th Percentile £475 £166 £420
90th Percentile £525 £319 £540
Hampshire median daily rate £250 £168 £325
% change year-on-year +49.25% -48.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 5
Southampton median hourly rate £14.00 - £14.00
10th Percentile £13.50 - £10.50
90th Percentile £16.50 - £14.60
Hampshire median hourly rate £14.00 £13.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14% +6.04%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton. 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
Southampton
Contract vacancies in Southampton with a recognized job title 457 416 455
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.01% 92.24% 93.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 296 270 295
Southampton median daily rate £425 £375 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -1.96% +5.52%
10th Percentile £236 £170 £179
90th Percentile £570 £575 £550
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 23 44
Southampton median hourly rate £15.08 £44.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -65.73% +214.29% -12.50%
10th Percentile £10.50 £14.83 £10.43
90th Percentile £33.25 £50.49 £25.50
Hampshire median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £20.25
% change year-on-year +25.00% -1.23% -18.51%

IT Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Analyst in Southampton

IT Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IT Analyst in Southampton

IT Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IT Analyst in Southampton

IT Analyst Skill Set
Top 9 Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, IT 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 Southampton region featuring IT Analyst in the job title.

1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (50.00%) SMS
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (25.00%) Business Process Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing

IT 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 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) SMS
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Business Process Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory