The median contractor rate for a Senior Analyst was £493 per day in advertised job vacancies in Swindon during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Analyst
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 38 34 16
Rank change year-on-year -4 -18  
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 5 9 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 1.47% 2.79% 7.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.54% 2.93% 7.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 26
Median daily rate £493 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.40% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £450 £444
10% offered a daily rate of more than £497 £530 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £388 £400
% change year-on-year -2.58% -3.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.75 £21.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year +27.38% -34.37%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Swindon
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 325 307 383
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 95.31% 95.05% 97.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 212 267
Median daily rate £425 £375 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -10.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 20
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.25 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.69% +4.83%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £140.00 £20.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Senior Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swindon that featured Senior Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Analyst in Swindon

Senior Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Analyst in Swindon

Senior Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Senior Analyst in Swindon

Senior Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, Senior 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 Senior Analyst in the job title.

1 10 (90.91%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) Business Analysis
3 3 (27.27%) IFRS
3 3 (27.27%) IFRS 9
4 2 (18.18%) General Ledger
4 2 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
4 2 (18.18%) SQL
4 2 (18.18%) Change Management
4 2 (18.18%) OLAP
4 2 (18.18%) ISEB
5 1 (9.09%) PMI
5 1 (9.09%) PMI Certification
5 1 (9.09%) Internet
5 1 (9.09%) IIS
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
5 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
5 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
5 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
5 1 (9.09%) JMeter
5 1 (9.09%) .NET
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
5 1 (9.09%) Java
5 1 (9.09%) Derivative
5 1 (9.09%) ISTQB

Senior Analyst Skill Set
Top Related 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 (9.09%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) OLAP
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
1 1 (9.09%) JMeter
1 1 (9.09%) Selenium
1 1 (9.09%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (90.91%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) AppFabric
1 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
1 1 (9.09%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Derivative
2 1 (9.09%) PMI
2 1 (9.09%) RIA
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Business Analysis
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) Change Management
2 2 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
2 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Data Management
3 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Open Source
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
3 1 (9.09%) Scrum
3 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
3 1 (9.09%) Test Planning
3 1 (9.09%) User Stories
3 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) ISEB
2 1 (9.09%) IIBA
2 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
2 1 (9.09%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) IFRS
1 3 (27.27%) IFRS 9
2 1 (9.09%) MiFID
2 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
2 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft