Period
to 21 August 2018

The median contractor rate for an IT Analyst was £563 per day in advertised job vacancies in Southampton during the 6 months to 21 August 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.

IT Analyst
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 37 34
Rank change year-on-year -15 -3 +30
Contract jobs requiring an IT Analyst 10 10 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 1.93% 2.18% 3.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.98% 2.26% 3.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 6
Southampton median daily rate £563 £305 £563
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +84.43% -45.78% +60.71%
10th Percentile £521 £264 £203
90th Percentile £569 £367 £588
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £310 £325
% change year-on-year +45.16% -4.62% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 8
Southampton median hourly rate £14.00 £13.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -13.33% -3.23%
Hampshire median hourly rate £14.00 £13.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +7.69% -13.33% +1.69%

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 504 442 469
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.30% 96.30% 96.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 339 276 329
Southampton median daily rate £450 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% - +1.35%
10th Percentile £300 £147 £206
90th Percentile £575 £575 £488
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 18 33
Southampton median hourly rate £17.50 £15.13 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.66% +16.38% +4.00%
10th Percentile £10.50 £11.49 £11.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £26.84 £18.50
Hampshire median hourly rate £23.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -8.00% - +43.88%

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 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, 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 7 (70.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 7 (70.00%) GxP
1 7 (70.00%) Quality Management
1 7 (70.00%) Validation
1 7 (70.00%) Life Science
2 6 (60.00%) Content Management
3 4 (40.00%) SOLIDWORKS
3 4 (40.00%) Risk Assessment
3 4 (40.00%) CAD
3 4 (40.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 4 (40.00%) GCP
3 4 (40.00%) GMP
3 4 (40.00%) GLP
3 4 (40.00%) QMS
3 4 (40.00%) SaaS
3 4 (40.00%) PaaS
3 4 (40.00%) Traceability Matrix
4 3 (30.00%) Clinical Data Management
4 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (30.00%) CAPA
4 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
4 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (30.00%) Release Management
4 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
4 3 (30.00%) SAS
4 3 (30.00%) SMS
4 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (30.00%) LIMS
4 3 (30.00%) Active Directory

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 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (30.00%) SAS
1 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) PaaS
1 4 (40.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) SMS
General
1 7 (70.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (10.00%) Legal
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Life Science
2 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (30.00%) LIMS
3 1 (10.00%) FMCG
3 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Quality Management
1 7 (70.00%) Validation
2 6 (60.00%) Content Management
3 4 (40.00%) CAD
3 4 (40.00%) QMS
3 4 (40.00%) Risk Assessment
3 4 (40.00%) Traceability Matrix
4 3 (30.00%) CAPA
4 3 (30.00%) Clinical Data Management
4 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (30.00%) Data Analysis
4 3 (30.00%) Data Management
4 3 (30.00%) Document Management
4 3 (30.00%) PLM
4 3 (30.00%) Release Management
4 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
5 2 (20.00%) Functional Testing
5 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (70.00%) GxP
2 4 (40.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 4 (40.00%) GCP
2 4 (40.00%) GLP
2 4 (40.00%) GMP
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory