Period
to 24 June 2018

The median contractor rate for an Analyst was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Swindon during the 6 months to 24 June 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.

Analyst
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 4 4
Rank change year-on-year -3 0 -2
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 72 131 100
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 12.31% 19.32% 14.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.21% 20.44% 15.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 100 90
Swindon median daily rate £425 £411 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.34% +2.81% -
10th Percentile £274 £255 £284
90th Percentile £475 £509 £525
Wiltshire median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Swindon median hourly rate - £13.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -65.33% +188.46%
Wiltshire median hourly rate - £13.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year - -49.51% +98.08%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon. 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
Swindon
Contract vacancies in Swindon with a recognized job title 545 641 641
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.16% 94.54% 95.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 378 421 453
Swindon median daily rate £435 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.75% +9.59% -8.75%
10th Percentile £288 £263 £263
90th Percentile £600 £563 £571
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 8 13
Swindon median hourly rate £17.50 £15.68 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.61% -19.59% +16.63%
10th Percentile £11.54 £12.50 £12.60
90th Percentile £28.10 £54.00 £48.05
Wiltshire median hourly rate £37.50 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year -2.60% +10.00% +108.02%

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Swindon

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analyst in Swindon

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Swindon over the 6 months to 24 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analyst in Swindon

Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analyst in Swindon

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 2018, 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 Swindon region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 24 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (31.94%) Finance
3 22 (30.56%) Manufacturing
4 18 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
5 17 (23.61%) User Stories
5 17 (23.61%) Automotive
6 15 (20.83%) Business Analysis
6 15 (20.83%) People Management
7 13 (18.06%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (16.67%) Logistics
8 12 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
9 11 (15.28%) User Acceptance Testing
9 11 (15.28%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (13.89%) Retail
11 9 (12.50%) QA
12 8 (11.11%) Process Improvement
13 7 (9.72%) CRM
13 7 (9.72%) SQL
14 6 (8.33%) Oracle
14 6 (8.33%) ISEB
14 6 (8.33%) Visualisation
14 6 (8.33%) Data Analysis
15 5 (6.94%) MuleSoft
15 5 (6.94%) JIRA
15 5 (6.94%) Migration
15 5 (6.94%) Project Management
15 5 (6.94%) SAP
15 5 (6.94%) XML
15 5 (6.94%) .NET
15 5 (6.94%) Data Warehouse

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 (4.17%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.39%) Confluence
2 1 (1.39%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.39%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (2.78%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.39%) FastStats
2 1 (1.39%) FastStats PeopleStage
2 1 (1.39%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (1.39%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.78%) Firewall
2 1 (1.39%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (1.39%) LAN
2 1 (1.39%) Network Security
2 1 (1.39%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (1.39%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.39%) VLAN
2 1 (1.39%) VPN
2 1 (1.39%) WAN
2 1 (1.39%) Wireless
2 1 (1.39%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.94%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (4.17%) Data Mining
2 3 (4.17%) MOLAP
2 3 (4.17%) ROLAP
3 2 (2.78%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (2.78%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 2 (2.78%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 5 (6.94%) JIRA
2 1 (1.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (1.39%) Bitbucket
2 1 (1.39%) Hudson
2 1 (1.39%) Selenium
2 1 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.39%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 23 (31.94%) Finance
2 22 (30.56%) Manufacturing
3 17 (23.61%) Automotive
4 10 (13.89%) Retail
5 3 (4.17%) Billing
5 3 (4.17%) Marketing
6 2 (2.78%) Banking
6 2 (2.78%) Electronics
6 2 (2.78%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.39%) Back Office
7 1 (1.39%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.94%) .NET
1 5 (6.94%) XML
2 2 (2.78%) WebCenter
3 1 (1.39%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.39%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.39%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.39%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (1.39%) CSS
3 1 (1.39%) Gherkin
3 1 (1.39%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.17%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.17%) Virtual Team
3 2 (2.78%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (2.78%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.39%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.39%) FMCG
4 1 (1.39%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.39%) Windows
1 1 (1.39%) Windows 10
1 1 (1.39%) Windows 7
1 1 (1.39%) Windows 8
1 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
3 17 (23.61%) User Stories
4 15 (20.83%) Business Analysis
4 15 (20.83%) People Management
5 13 (18.06%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (16.67%) Logistics
7 11 (15.28%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (15.28%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (11.11%) Process Improvement
9 7 (9.72%) CRM
10 6 (8.33%) Data Analysis
10 6 (8.33%) Visualisation
11 5 (6.94%) Migration
11 5 (6.94%) Project Management
12 4 (5.56%) Acceptance Criteria
12 4 (5.56%) PRINCE2
12 4 (5.56%) Risk Management
12 4 (5.56%) Scrum
12 4 (5.56%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 7 (9.72%) SQL
2 4 (5.56%) C#
3 2 (2.78%) COBOL
3 2 (2.78%) VB
4 1 (1.39%) C
4 1 (1.39%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.39%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.39%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (8.33%) ISEB
2 4 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (4.17%) DV Cleared
3 3 (4.17%) ISTQB
3 3 (4.17%) PMP
3 3 (4.17%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.78%) Degree
4 2 (2.78%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.39%) CITP
5 1 (1.39%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.50%) QA
2 3 (4.17%) GDPR
2 3 (4.17%) JSP 440
3 2 (2.78%) PMO
3 2 (2.78%) PSD2
4 1 (1.39%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.39%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (2.78%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (4.17%) HP ALM
1 3 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.39%) Cisco IPCC
2 1 (1.39%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (8.33%) Oracle
2 5 (6.94%) MuleSoft
2 5 (6.94%) SAP
3 4 (5.56%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.17%) HP
5 2 (2.78%) Cisco
5 2 (2.78%) Siebel
5 2 (2.78%) Tableau
5 2 (2.78%) Unisys
6 1 (1.39%) Apteco
6 1 (1.39%) Capita
6 1 (1.39%) F5
6 1 (1.39%) JDA
6 1 (1.39%) Riverbed
6 1 (1.39%) Twitter