Period
to 17 January 2018

The median contractor rate for an Analyst was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Swindon during the 6 months to 17 January 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
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 2 3
Rank change year-on-year -2 +1 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 98 140 118
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 14.74% 20.93% 14.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.76% 21.84% 15.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 111 97
Swindon median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £290 £241 £222
90th Percentile £500 £513 £525
Wiltshire median daily rate £375 £359 £400
% change year-on-year +4.53% -10.31% +9.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 6
Swindon median hourly rate £24.75 £15.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +65.00% +20.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £20.73 £14.50 £10.38
90th Percentile £30.58 £15.50 £13.75
Wiltshire median hourly rate £27.00 £13.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year +107.69% +4.00% -26.47%

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 622 641 743
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.53% 95.81% 93.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 475 456 566
Swindon median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% -3.15%
10th Percentile £290 £259 £253
90th Percentile £600 £575 £525
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 4 22
Swindon median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +27.27% +10.00%
10th Percentile £13.00 £15.70 £11.25
90th Percentile £31.15 £24.55 £41.45
Wiltshire median hourly rate £27.25 £38.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year -29.22% +24.19% +42.94%

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 17 January 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 17 January 2018, 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 Swindon region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 36 (36.73%) Finance
2 24 (24.49%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (22.45%) CRM
4 21 (21.43%) Oracle
5 20 (20.41%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (17.35%) User Acceptance Testing
7 16 (16.33%) Marketing
7 16 (16.33%) People Management
8 15 (15.31%) SAP
8 15 (15.31%) PRINCE2
9 14 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
10 13 (13.27%) SQL
11 12 (12.24%) Microsoft Excel
11 12 (12.24%) Oracle EBS R12
12 11 (11.22%) Oracle BI EE
12 11 (11.22%) Oracle Payables
12 11 (11.22%) Manufacturing
12 11 (11.22%) Data Security
13 10 (10.20%) Service Management
13 10 (10.20%) Business Intelligence
13 10 (10.20%) ITIL
13 10 (10.20%) User Stories
13 10 (10.20%) Process Improvement
14 9 (9.18%) JIRA
14 9 (9.18%) QA
15 8 (8.16%) Automotive
15 8 (8.16%) ERP
15 8 (8.16%) Project Management
15 8 (8.16%) Performance Management
15 8 (8.16%) Data Analysis

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 7 (7.14%) Confluence
2 4 (4.08%) SAS
3 3 (3.06%) Apache Pig
3 3 (3.06%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.02%) Apache
4 1 (1.02%) IIS
4 1 (1.02%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (12.24%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (5.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 5 (5.10%) MS Visio
3 4 (4.08%) SPSS
4 3 (3.06%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (1.02%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
2 12 (12.24%) Oracle EBS R12
3 11 (11.22%) Oracle Payables
4 4 (4.08%) Maximo
5 3 (3.06%) SAP CO
5 3 (3.06%) SAP FI
5 3 (3.06%) SAP FI/CO
5 3 (3.06%) SAP MM
6 2 (2.04%) SAP IS-U
6 2 (2.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.10%) FinancialForce
2 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.04%) Office 365
3 1 (1.02%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.08%) Intrusion Detection
1 4 (4.08%) SMS
2 2 (2.04%) Internet
3 1 (1.02%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.22%) Oracle BI EE
2 7 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (6.12%) SAP BW
4 5 (5.10%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (4.08%) Big Data
5 4 (4.08%) Hadoop
5 4 (4.08%) Power BI
6 3 (3.06%) Apache Hive
7 2 (2.04%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.04%) MS Access
7 2 (2.04%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.04%) SQL Server
8 1 (1.02%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (1.02%) EDRMS
8 1 (1.02%) NonStop SQL
8 1 (1.02%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.02%) SAP HANA
8 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (9.18%) JIRA
2 2 (2.04%) Selenium
2 2 (2.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 36 (36.73%) Finance
2 16 (16.33%) Marketing
3 11 (11.22%) Manufacturing
4 8 (8.16%) Automotive
5 7 (7.14%) Retail
6 6 (6.12%) Billing
6 6 (6.12%) Telecoms
7 4 (4.08%) Banking
8 2 (2.04%) Publishing
9 1 (1.02%) Back Office
9 1 (1.02%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.06%) Gherkin
2 2 (2.04%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (20.41%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.08%) User Experience
3 2 (2.04%) iPad
3 2 (2.04%) Mainframe
3 2 (2.04%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.04%) PDA
4 1 (1.02%) AS400
4 1 (1.02%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.02%) Fintech
4 1 (1.02%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.02%) RIA
4 1 (1.02%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.02%) Tandem
4 1 (1.02%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.10%) Windows
2 3 (3.06%) Windows 10
2 3 (3.06%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.04%) Unix
3 2 (2.04%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.02%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (24.49%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (22.45%) CRM
3 17 (17.35%) User Acceptance Testing
4 16 (16.33%) People Management
5 15 (15.31%) PRINCE2
6 11 (11.22%) Data Security
7 10 (10.20%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (10.20%) ITIL
7 10 (10.20%) Process Improvement
7 10 (10.20%) Service Management
7 10 (10.20%) User Stories
8 8 (8.16%) Data Analysis
8 8 (8.16%) ERP
8 8 (8.16%) Performance Management
8 8 (8.16%) Project Management
9 7 (7.14%) Business Analysis
10 6 (6.12%) Configuration Management
10 6 (6.12%) Test Automation
11 5 (5.10%) ETL
11 5 (5.10%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 13 (13.27%) SQL
2 4 (4.08%) R
3 2 (2.04%) Java
4 1 (1.02%) C
4 1 (1.02%) C#
4 1 (1.02%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.02%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (4.08%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 4 (4.08%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (4.08%) CISSP
2 4 (4.08%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.06%) PMP
4 2 (2.04%) Degree
4 2 (2.04%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.04%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.02%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.18%) QA
2 7 (7.14%) ISO 9001
3 4 (4.08%) GDPR
4 2 (2.04%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (2.04%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (5.10%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.02%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (4.08%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.02%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (1.02%) Cisco IPCC
2 1 (1.02%) Control-M
Vendors
1 21 (21.43%) Oracle
2 15 (15.31%) SAP
3 7 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 5 (5.10%) HP
4 5 (5.10%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
4 5 (5.10%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (4.08%) ArcSight
5 4 (4.08%) Bluefish Communications
5 4 (4.08%) FireEye
5 4 (4.08%) McAfee
5 4 (4.08%) Symantec
6 3 (3.06%) Informatica
6 3 (3.06%) Tableau
7 2 (2.04%) IBM
7 2 (2.04%) Teradata
8 1 (1.02%) BMC
8 1 (1.02%) Citrix
8 1 (1.02%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.02%) Unisys
8 1 (1.02%) VMware