Period
to 22 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Analyst was £370 per day in advertised job vacancies in Wiltshire during the 6 months to 22 November 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.

Analyst
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 6 5
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1 -3
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 174 206 214
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 13.63% 15.91% 14.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.36% 16.82% 15.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 153 162
Wiltshire median daily rate £370 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.71% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £206 £211 £200
90th Percentile £488 £501 £520
South West median daily rate £350 £342 £350
% change year-on-year +2.34% -2.29% +0.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 13
Wiltshire median hourly rate £20.00 £11.75 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +70.21% -9.62% -35.00%
10th Percentile £12.00 £10.65 £11.25
90th Percentile £29.40 £13.65 £17.80
South West median hourly rate £13.50 £12.13 £14.00
% change year-on-year +11.34% -13.39% -17.65%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire. 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
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies in Wiltshire with a recognized job title 1212 1225 1424
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.91% 94.59% 94.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 812 862 958
Wiltshire median daily rate £420 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.00% - -6.25%
10th Percentile £263 £224 £225
90th Percentile £575 £575 £538
South West median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +3.33% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 27 58
Wiltshire median hourly rate £27.50 £37.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.68% +68.18% +2.33%
10th Percentile £13.00 £15.90 £11.78
90th Percentile £40.75 £47.50 £43.75
South West median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +20.00% -16.67% +50.00%

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Wiltshire

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analyst in Wiltshire

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analyst in Wiltshire

Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analyst in Wiltshire

Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Analyst in Wiltshire

Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon -1 108 £400 +10.34% 5
Chippenham +2 12 £246 -20.56% 4
Corsham 0 10 £425 +97.67%
Salisbury 0 5 £135 -63.01%
Trowbridge +1 2 - -
Warminster - 2 £260 -
Analyst
South West

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

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, 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 Wiltshire region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 63 (36.21%) Finance
2 29 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (16.09%) Oracle
4 27 (15.52%) CRM
5 26 (14.94%) Analytical Skills
6 22 (12.64%) Microsoft
6 22 (12.64%) Stakeholder Management
7 21 (12.07%) Microsoft Excel
7 21 (12.07%) SAP
8 20 (11.49%) User Acceptance Testing
9 19 (10.92%) Telecoms
10 18 (10.34%) ITIL
10 18 (10.34%) SQL
10 18 (10.34%) PMO
11 16 (9.20%) Service Management
11 16 (9.20%) SharePoint
12 15 (8.62%) Active Directory
12 15 (8.62%) Oracle EBS
13 14 (8.05%) Retail
13 14 (8.05%) Business Intelligence
13 14 (8.05%) PRINCE2
13 14 (8.05%) Windows
13 14 (8.05%) Security Cleared
14 13 (7.47%) Change Control
14 13 (7.47%) People Management
15 12 (6.90%) SC Cleared
15 12 (6.90%) Oracle EBS R12
15 12 (6.90%) Test Automation
15 12 (6.90%) ISEB
15 12 (6.90%) Business Analysis

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 16 (9.20%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.87%) Confluence
3 4 (2.30%) SAS
4 3 (1.72%) Apache Pig
5 2 (1.15%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.57%) Apache
6 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.57%) IIS
6 1 (0.57%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.57%) Tomcat
Applications
1 21 (12.07%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (4.60%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (4.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 7 (4.02%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (2.30%) SPSS
5 3 (1.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (8.62%) Oracle EBS
2 12 (6.90%) Oracle EBS R12
3 11 (6.32%) Oracle Payables
4 5 (2.87%) Maximo
4 5 (2.87%) SAP IS-U
5 3 (1.72%) SAP CO
5 3 (1.72%) SAP FI
5 3 (1.72%) SAP FI/CO
5 3 (1.72%) SAP MM
6 2 (1.15%) BASE24
7 1 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.57%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.57%) Postilion
7 1 (0.57%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.57%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.87%) FinancialForce
2 3 (1.72%) Adobe Analytics
2 3 (1.72%) Office 365
3 2 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.57%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.87%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (2.30%) SMS
3 3 (1.72%) HTTP
3 3 (1.72%) Internet
4 1 (0.57%) Firewall
4 1 (0.57%) VoIP
4 1 (0.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (6.90%) Oracle BI EE
2 8 (4.60%) SQL Server
3 6 (3.45%) Big Data
3 6 (3.45%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (3.45%) Hadoop
4 4 (2.30%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (2.30%) Power BI
4 4 (2.30%) SAP BW
5 3 (1.72%) Apache Hive
5 3 (1.72%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.72%) SAP HANA
5 3 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.15%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 2 (1.15%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.15%) Lumira
6 2 (1.15%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (1.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.57%) EDRMS
7 1 (0.57%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (3.45%) JIRA
2 4 (2.30%) LoadRunner
2 4 (2.30%) Selenium
3 2 (1.15%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.57%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.57%) ERwin
General
1 63 (36.21%) Finance
2 19 (10.92%) Telecoms
3 14 (8.05%) Retail
4 11 (6.32%) Banking
4 11 (6.32%) Billing
4 11 (6.32%) Marketing
5 8 (4.60%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.30%) Automotive
7 2 (1.15%) Military
7 2 (1.15%) Publishing
8 1 (0.57%) Back Office
8 1 (0.57%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.57%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.72%) .NET
2 2 (1.15%) Gherkin
3 1 (0.57%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 26 (14.94%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.30%) Management Information System
2 4 (2.30%) User Experience
3 2 (1.15%) Driving Licence
3 2 (1.15%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (1.15%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.15%) NHS
3 2 (1.15%) PDA
3 2 (1.15%) PKI
3 2 (1.15%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (0.57%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.57%) Data Structures
4 1 (0.57%) Fintech
4 1 (0.57%) iPad
4 1 (0.57%) Mainframe
4 1 (0.57%) PMI
4 1 (0.57%) RIA
4 1 (0.57%) Smartphone
4 1 (0.57%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 14 (8.05%) Windows
2 6 (3.45%) Windows 7
3 4 (2.30%) Unix
3 4 (2.30%) Windows 10
3 4 (2.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (1.72%) Windows Server
4 3 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.15%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.57%) Android
6 1 (0.57%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (15.52%) CRM
3 22 (12.64%) Stakeholder Management
4 20 (11.49%) User Acceptance Testing
5 18 (10.34%) ITIL
6 16 (9.20%) Service Management
7 14 (8.05%) Business Intelligence
7 14 (8.05%) PRINCE2
8 13 (7.47%) Change Control
8 13 (7.47%) People Management
9 12 (6.90%) Business Analysis
9 12 (6.90%) Performance Management
9 12 (6.90%) Test Automation
10 11 (6.32%) Data Security
10 11 (6.32%) Process Improvement
10 11 (6.32%) Programme Governance
10 11 (6.32%) Quality Management
10 11 (6.32%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 10 (5.75%) Project Management
11 10 (5.75%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 18 (10.34%) SQL
2 4 (2.30%) R
3 3 (1.72%) Java
4 2 (1.15%) C
4 2 (1.15%) C#
4 2 (1.15%) VBA
5 1 (0.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (8.05%) Security Cleared
2 12 (6.90%) ISEB
2 12 (6.90%) ISTQB
2 12 (6.90%) SC Cleared
3 8 (4.60%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (2.87%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 5 (2.87%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (2.87%) CISSP
5 4 (2.30%) Degree
6 3 (1.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (1.15%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 1 (0.57%) CEH
8 1 (0.57%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.57%) HND
8 1 (0.57%) IIBA
8 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.57%) NVQ Level 4
8 1 (0.57%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.57%) PMP
8 1 (0.57%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (10.34%) PMO
2 8 (4.60%) ISO 9001
3 6 (3.45%) QA
4 4 (2.30%) GDPR
5 3 (1.72%) MiFID
6 2 (1.15%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.57%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.57%) PSD2
System Software
1 15 (8.62%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.15%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.57%) Firmware
3 1 (0.57%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.57%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (2.87%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (0.57%) Cisco IPCC
2 1 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 28 (16.09%) Oracle
2 22 (12.64%) Microsoft
3 21 (12.07%) SAP
4 8 (4.60%) VMware
5 6 (3.45%) CA
5 6 (3.45%) HP
6 5 (2.87%) ArcSight
6 5 (2.87%) FireEye
6 5 (2.87%) McAfee
6 5 (2.87%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
6 5 (2.87%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (2.87%) Symantec
6 5 (2.87%) Tableau
7 4 (2.30%) Bluefish Communications
8 3 (1.72%) Adobe
8 3 (1.72%) Informatica
8 3 (1.72%) ServiceNow
9 2 (1.15%) IBM
9 2 (1.15%) SolarWinds
9 2 (1.15%) Teradata