The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 3 3 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 137 113 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.77% 13.99% 13.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.27% 14.97% 15.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 76 51
Average daily rate £325 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £200 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £445 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
- +5.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 3
Average hourly rate £12.00 £11.75 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.12% +2.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.96 £9.10 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £17.25 £18.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Analyst
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
711 755 552
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 92.22% 93.44% 91.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 475 513 324
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £213 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 24 26
Average hourly rate £18.23 £13.87 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.39% -7.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.73 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £26.00 £26.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Analyst in the job title across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Analyst across the Birmingham region.

Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Analyst in their job title.

1 64 (26.45%) Finance
2 35 (14.46%) SQL
2 35 (14.46%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (14.05%) Windows
4 29 (11.98%) ITIL
5 27 (11.16%) Microsoft
6 26 (10.74%) Active Directory
6 26 (10.74%) User Acceptance Testing
7 25 (10.33%) Banking
8 23 (9.50%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (9.09%) Business Analysis
9 22 (9.09%) Change Management
10 21 (8.68%) MS Excel
11 20 (8.26%) MS Office
11 20 (8.26%) Stakeholder Management
11 20 (8.26%) Test Scripting
12 19 (7.85%) Retail
13 18 (7.44%) ISEB
14 16 (6.61%) Windows 7
15 14 (5.79%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 14 (5.79%) Business Intelligence
16 13 (5.37%) Service Management
16 13 (5.37%) ITSM
16 13 (5.37%) ServiceNow
16 13 (5.37%) Security Cleared
16 13 (5.37%) QA
17 12 (4.96%) ISTQB
17 12 (4.96%) Use Case
17 12 (4.96%) Migration
17 12 (4.96%) Java

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (3.31%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.89%) SAS
3 5 (2.07%) MS Exchange
4 4 (1.65%) CMS
5 3 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (1.24%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (0.83%) IBM Notes
6 2 (0.83%) Sitefinity
6 2 (0.83%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.41%) Confluence
7 1 (0.41%) Documentum
7 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.41%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.41%) WebSphere
Applications
1 21 (8.68%) MS Excel
2 20 (8.26%) MS Office
3 10 (4.13%) MS Project
4 8 (3.31%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (3.31%) MS Visio
5 7 (2.89%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (2.07%) INSURE/90
2 3 (1.24%) SDL Web 8
3 2 (0.83%) HFM
3 2 (0.83%) Northgate Housing
4 1 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.41%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 1 (0.41%) Maximo
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.41%) SAP HCM
4 1 (0.41%) SAP MDM
4 1 (0.41%) SunGard GMI
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.48%) Office 365
2 1 (0.41%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (0.41%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.07%) LAN
1 5 (2.07%) TACACS
1 5 (2.07%) WAN
2 4 (1.65%) Firewall
3 3 (1.24%) IP Telephony
3 3 (1.24%) Kerberos
3 3 (1.24%) SSL
3 3 (1.24%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.24%) Wireless
4 2 (0.83%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (0.83%) DHCP
4 2 (0.83%) DNS
4 2 (0.83%) Internet
4 2 (0.83%) Network Security
4 2 (0.83%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (0.41%) IMAP
5 1 (0.41%) SMTP
5 1 (0.41%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.41%) VPN
5 1 (0.41%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.13%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.07%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 4 (1.65%) Relational Database
3 4 (1.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (0.83%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (0.83%) RDBMS
4 2 (0.83%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.41%) Base SAS
5 1 (0.41%) Big Data
5 1 (0.41%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.41%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.41%) MS Access
5 1 (0.41%) MySQL
5 1 (0.41%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.41%) SAS Enterprise Miner
5 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (2.89%) Selenium
2 4 (1.65%) Cucumber
3 2 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.83%) WebDriver
4 1 (0.41%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.41%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.41%) JIRA
4 1 (0.41%) LabVIEW
4 1 (0.41%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.41%) Moq
4 1 (0.41%) PVCS
4 1 (0.41%) ReSharper
4 1 (0.41%) SpecFlow
4 1 (0.41%) TestDirector
General
1 64 (26.45%) Finance
2 25 (10.33%) Banking
3 19 (7.85%) Retail
4 9 (3.72%) Legal
5 6 (2.48%) Investment Banking
5 6 (2.48%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.07%) Front Office
6 5 (2.07%) Law
7 4 (1.65%) Billing
8 3 (1.24%) Back Office
8 3 (1.24%) Marketing
9 2 (0.83%) Corporate Banking
9 2 (0.83%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.41%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.41%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.41%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.41%) Private Banking
10 1 (0.41%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.07%) .NET
2 2 (0.83%) ASP.NET
2 2 (0.83%) HTML
2 2 (0.83%) XML
3 1 (0.41%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.41%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (0.41%) Castle Windsor
3 1 (0.41%) CSS
3 1 (0.41%) Entity Framework
3 1 (0.41%) jQuery
3 1 (0.41%) MAPI
3 1 (0.41%) NHibernate
3 1 (0.41%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 35 (14.46%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (4.13%) Data Structures
3 8 (3.31%) NHS
4 6 (2.48%) AS400
4 6 (2.48%) Blackberry
4 6 (2.48%) Data Centre
4 6 (2.48%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.07%) Derivative
5 5 (2.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (2.07%) iSeries
5 5 (2.07%) User Experience
6 4 (1.65%) Client/Server
6 4 (1.65%) Credit Risk
6 4 (1.65%) Fintech
7 3 (1.24%) Equities
7 3 (1.24%) Fixed Income
7 3 (1.24%) Online Banking
7 3 (1.24%) Statistics
8 2 (0.83%) EPoS
9 1 (0.41%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 34 (14.05%) Windows
2 16 (6.61%) Windows 7
3 10 (4.13%) Windows Server
4 8 (3.31%) Unix
5 7 (2.89%) Windows XP
6 5 (2.07%) Linux
6 5 (2.07%) Windows 10
7 4 (1.65%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (1.65%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.24%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.41%) Fedora
10 1 (0.41%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.41%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (11.98%) ITIL
2 26 (10.74%) User Acceptance Testing
3 23 (9.50%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (9.09%) Business Analysis
4 22 (9.09%) Change Management
5 20 (8.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 20 (8.26%) Test Scripting
6 14 (5.79%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (5.79%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 13 (5.37%) ITSM
7 13 (5.37%) Service Management
8 12 (4.96%) Migration
8 12 (4.96%) Six Sigma
8 12 (4.96%) Use Case
9 9 (3.72%) GAP Analysis
9 9 (3.72%) UML
10 8 (3.31%) Data Analysis
10 8 (3.31%) Data Management
10 8 (3.31%) Functional Testing
10 8 (3.31%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (14.46%) SQL
2 12 (4.96%) Java
3 5 (2.07%) Perl
3 5 (2.07%) RPG
3 5 (2.07%) RPG IV
3 5 (2.07%) RPG/400
4 3 (1.24%) PowerShell
5 2 (0.83%) C#
5 2 (0.83%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.83%) VBA
6 1 (0.41%) ActionScript
6 1 (0.41%) ActionScript 2.0
6 1 (0.41%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.41%) Python
6 1 (0.41%) SAS Macro
6 1 (0.41%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.41%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.41%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (7.44%) ISEB
2 13 (5.37%) Security Cleared
3 12 (4.96%) ISTQB
3 12 (4.96%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (2.89%) SC Cleared
5 6 (2.48%) BPSS Clearance
5 6 (2.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (2.07%) Degree
7 3 (1.24%) DBS Check
7 3 (1.24%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.83%) MCSA
9 1 (0.41%) CCNA
9 1 (0.41%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.41%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.41%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 1 (0.41%) MCITP
9 1 (0.41%) MCP
9 1 (0.41%) MCSE
9 1 (0.41%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.41%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.37%) QA
2 8 (3.31%) Data Quality
3 7 (2.89%) Disclosure Scotland
3 7 (2.89%) SLA
4 2 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.83%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.41%) MiFID
System Software
1 26 (10.74%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.65%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.41%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.41%) Terminal Server
3 1 (0.41%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (0.83%) HAProxy
1 2 (0.83%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (0.83%) SCCM
2 1 (0.41%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.41%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 27 (11.16%) Microsoft
2 13 (5.37%) ServiceNow
3 8 (3.31%) Citrix
4 7 (2.89%) HP
4 7 (2.89%) Oracle
4 7 (2.89%) Pega
5 4 (1.65%) Adobe
5 4 (1.65%) Cisco
5 4 (1.65%) Remedy
6 3 (1.24%) Avaya
6 3 (1.24%) Guidewire
6 3 (1.24%) iManage
6 3 (1.24%) Interwoven
6 3 (1.24%) Sitecore
6 3 (1.24%) Symantec
6 3 (1.24%) VMware
7 2 (0.83%) IronPort
7 2 (0.83%) LANDesk
7 2 (0.83%) Northgate
7 2 (0.83%) RightFax
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