Period
to 13 December 2018

The median contractor rate for an Analyst was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Swindon during the 6 months to 13 December 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
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 4 2
Rank change year-on-year -7 -2 +2
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 94 103 131
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 10.40% 14.15% 19.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.94% 15.12% 20.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 80 108
Swindon median daily rate £425 £400 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +5.96% -5.63%
10th Percentile £300 £290 £241
90th Percentile £488 £500 £502
Wiltshire median daily rate £410 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +9.33% +7.14% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Swindon median hourly rate £12.48 £20.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.63% - -
Wiltshire median hourly rate £12.48 £23.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year -46.91% +80.77% -

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 859 681 628
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.02% 93.54% 95.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 610 508 463
Swindon median daily rate £438 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.06% +3.13% -
10th Percentile £280 £282 £260
90th Percentile £650 £575 £575
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £420 £388
% change year-on-year +7.14% +8.39% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 16 4
Swindon median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -17.65% +21.43%
10th Percentile £13.79 £13.00 £18.50
90th Percentile £47.50 £30.25 £24.55
Wiltshire median hourly rate £42.00 £27.25 £38.50
% change year-on-year +54.13% -29.22% +52.48%

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 13 December 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 13 December 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 36 (38.30%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (34.04%) Problem-Solving
3 26 (27.66%) User Stories
3 26 (27.66%) Business Intelligence
4 24 (25.53%) Manufacturing
4 24 (25.53%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (25.53%) People Management
5 22 (23.40%) Automotive
6 20 (21.28%) Visualisation
7 18 (19.15%) Dimensional Modelling
7 18 (19.15%) Data Science
7 18 (19.15%) Data Warehouse
7 18 (19.15%) Data Mining
8 15 (15.96%) Finance
9 14 (14.89%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (11.70%) Business Analysis
11 10 (10.64%) Logistics
11 10 (10.64%) Waterfall
12 9 (9.57%) Windows
13 8 (8.51%) CRM
13 8 (8.51%) Cisco
14 7 (7.45%) Firewall
14 7 (7.45%) SAP
14 7 (7.45%) Intrusion Detection
14 7 (7.45%) Banking
15 6 (6.38%) Information Capture
15 6 (6.38%) SAP CRM
15 6 (6.38%) ITIL
15 6 (6.38%) GAP Analysis
15 6 (6.38%) Management Information System

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 1 (1.06%) Apache
1 1 (1.06%) Confluence
1 1 (1.06%) IIS
1 1 (1.06%) SAS
1 1 (1.06%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (4.26%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.06%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (6.38%) SAP CRM
2 1 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.06%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.45%) Firewall
1 7 (7.45%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (19.15%) Data Mining
1 18 (19.15%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (4.26%) Power BI
3 2 (2.13%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (2.13%) MOLAP
3 2 (2.13%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (2.13%) ROLAP
4 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.13%) Axure RP
1 2 (2.13%) JIRA
1 2 (2.13%) Selenium
1 2 (2.13%) SoapUI
1 2 (2.13%) SpecFlow
2 1 (1.06%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.06%) JIRA Agile
2 1 (1.06%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.06%) WebDriver
General
1 24 (25.53%) Manufacturing
2 22 (23.40%) Automotive
3 15 (15.96%) Finance
4 7 (7.45%) Banking
5 4 (4.26%) Retail Banking
6 3 (3.19%) Billing
6 3 (3.19%) Legal
7 2 (2.13%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.13%) Middleware
1 2 (2.13%) REST
1 2 (2.13%) SOAP
2 1 (1.06%) jQuery
2 1 (1.06%) RESTful
2 1 (1.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (1.06%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 36 (38.30%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.38%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.13%) IVR
3 2 (2.13%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.13%) Robotics
3 2 (2.13%) User Experience
3 2 (2.13%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.06%) iPad
4 1 (1.06%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.57%) Windows
2 2 (2.13%) Unix
2 2 (2.13%) Windows 10
2 2 (2.13%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.06%) Mac OS
3 1 (1.06%) VMS
3 1 (1.06%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (34.04%) Problem-Solving
2 26 (27.66%) Business Intelligence
2 26 (27.66%) User Stories
3 24 (25.53%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (25.53%) People Management
4 20 (21.28%) Visualisation
5 18 (19.15%) Data Science
5 18 (19.15%) Dimensional Modelling
6 14 (14.89%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (11.70%) Business Analysis
8 10 (10.64%) Logistics
8 10 (10.64%) Waterfall
9 8 (8.51%) CRM
10 6 (6.38%) GAP Analysis
10 6 (6.38%) Information Capture
10 6 (6.38%) ITIL
11 5 (5.32%) Data Modelling
11 5 (5.32%) Physics
11 5 (5.32%) Project Management
11 5 (5.32%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.32%) SQL
2 1 (1.06%) C
2 1 (1.06%) C#
2 1 (1.06%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.06%) R
2 1 (1.06%) T-SQL
2 1 (1.06%) VB
2 1 (1.06%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (5.32%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.26%) DV Cleared
2 4 (4.26%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.19%) PMP
4 1 (1.06%) CIMA
4 1 (1.06%) CISSP
4 1 (1.06%) Degree
4 1 (1.06%) GIAC
4 1 (1.06%) ICAEW
4 1 (1.06%) ISACA
4 1 (1.06%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.32%) QA
2 4 (4.26%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.06%) P3O
3 1 (1.06%) PMO
3 1 (1.06%) PSD2
System Software
1 4 (4.26%) Snort
2 2 (2.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.13%) SCCM
2 1 (1.06%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.06%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (1.06%) vMotion
Vendors
1 8 (8.51%) Cisco
2 7 (7.45%) SAP
3 4 (4.26%) LogRhythm
3 4 (4.26%) Oracle
4 3 (3.19%) CheckPoint
4 3 (3.19%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.13%) Cognos
5 2 (2.13%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.06%) HP
6 1 (1.06%) VMware