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 August 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 3 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 130 105 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 16.99% 15.91% 22.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.49% 17.30% 23.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 69 97
Average daily rate
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£300 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £165 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £437 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.51% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 6 10
Average hourly rate £13.75 £11.08 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.15% -28.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.20 £9.50 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £11.58 £19.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.75 £14.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.50% -5.00%
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
703 607 649
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 91.90% 91.97% 96.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 390 382 349
Average daily rate £350 £345 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £213 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £449
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 26 24
Average hourly rate £13.00 £13.98 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.97% -12.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.00 £12.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £30.70 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%

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 August 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 58 (25.55%) Finance
2 55 (24.23%) Microsoft
3 33 (14.54%) Windows
4 32 (14.10%) SQL
4 32 (14.10%) MS Excel
5 30 (13.22%) MS Office
5 30 (13.22%) Business Analysis
6 25 (11.01%) ITIL
6 25 (11.01%) SQL Server
6 25 (11.01%) Business Intelligence
7 24 (10.57%) Banking
8 22 (9.69%) Stakeholder Management
8 22 (9.69%) Workflow
8 22 (9.69%) Windows 7
9 20 (8.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 19 (8.37%) Windows XP
10 19 (8.37%) Active Directory
11 18 (7.93%) SharePoint
11 18 (7.93%) Degree
12 17 (7.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 16 (7.05%) Use Case
13 16 (7.05%) Security Cleared
13 16 (7.05%) Project Management
14 15 (6.61%) Data Warehouse
14 15 (6.61%) Oracle
15 14 (6.17%) PRINCE2
16 13 (5.73%) UML
16 13 (5.73%) MS Visio
16 13 (5.73%) ISEB
16 13 (5.73%) SQL Server Integration Services

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 18 (7.93%) SharePoint
2 10 (4.41%) MS Exchange
3 6 (2.64%) SAS
4 5 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (0.88%) WorkSite
5 2 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (0.88%) CMS
5 2 (0.88%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.44%) WebLogic Integration
6 1 (0.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.44%) OpenEdge
6 1 (0.44%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.44%) Apache
6 1 (0.44%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.44%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.44%) SAP Portal
6 1 (0.44%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.44%) Confluence
6 1 (0.44%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 32 (14.10%) MS Excel
2 30 (13.22%) MS Office
3 13 (5.73%) MS Visio
4 8 (3.52%) MS Project
5 5 (2.20%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.88%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.44%) SPSS
7 1 (0.44%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (2.64%) SAP HR
2 4 (1.76%) Cognos Controller
2 4 (1.76%) Cognos TM1
2 4 (1.76%) Agresso
3 3 (1.32%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (1.32%) TRIRIGA
3 3 (1.32%) CA Clarity
4 2 (0.88%) SAP HCM
4 2 (0.88%) Maximo
4 2 (0.88%) SAP Payroll
4 2 (0.88%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.44%) PeopleSoft HRMS
5 1 (0.44%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.32%) Office 365
2 1 (0.44%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.64%) TCP/IP
1 6 (2.64%) LAN
1 6 (2.64%) WAN
2 5 (2.20%) DHCP
3 4 (1.76%) DNS
3 4 (1.76%) SAN
4 3 (1.32%) VoIP
5 2 (0.88%) Firewall
5 2 (0.88%) Wireless
6 1 (0.44%) 3G
6 1 (0.44%) VPN
6 1 (0.44%) Broadband
6 1 (0.44%) FTP
6 1 (0.44%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (11.01%) SQL Server
2 20 (8.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (7.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 15 (6.61%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (5.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (2.64%) OLAP
7 4 (1.76%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.32%) MS Access
8 3 (1.32%) Base SAS
8 3 (1.32%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 2 (0.88%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.44%) SAP BI
10 1 (0.44%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.44%) MySQL
10 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.44%) ZAP BI
10 1 (0.44%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
10 1 (0.44%) Big Data
10 1 (0.44%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 6 (2.64%) Rational Rose
2 2 (0.88%) JIRA
2 2 (0.88%) ERwin
3 1 (0.44%) WebSpeed
3 1 (0.44%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.44%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.44%) Selenium
General
1 58 (25.55%) Finance
2 24 (10.57%) Banking
3 11 (4.85%) Retail
4 8 (3.52%) Legal
5 7 (3.08%) Investment Banking
6 6 (2.64%) Marketing
6 6 (2.64%) Back Office
7 5 (2.20%) Billing
8 3 (1.32%) Law
9 2 (0.88%) Advertising
10 1 (0.44%) Military
10 1 (0.44%) Publishing
10 1 (0.44%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.44%) Front Office
10 1 (0.44%) Automotive
10 1 (0.44%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.44%) Local Government
10 1 (0.44%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.44%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.88%) .NET
1 2 (0.88%) XML
2 1 (0.44%) HTML
2 1 (0.44%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.44%) CSS
2 1 (0.44%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 8 (3.52%) Client/Server
2 7 (3.08%) NHS
2 7 (3.08%) Enterprise Storage
3 6 (2.64%) Management Information System
3 6 (2.64%) Blackberry
4 4 (1.76%) PMI
5 3 (1.32%) Reference Data
5 3 (1.32%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (1.32%) Mathematics
6 2 (0.88%) Credit Risk
6 2 (0.88%) Market Risk
6 2 (0.88%) PDA
6 2 (0.88%) Clustering
6 2 (0.88%) Equities
6 2 (0.88%) EFT
7 1 (0.44%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.44%) FMCG
7 1 (0.44%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.44%) iPad
7 1 (0.44%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 33 (14.54%) Windows
2 22 (9.69%) Windows 7
3 19 (8.37%) Windows XP
4 8 (3.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (3.08%) Linux
6 6 (2.64%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.32%) UNIX
8 2 (0.88%) Windows Vista
8 2 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.88%) HPUX
9 1 (0.44%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.44%) SUSE
9 1 (0.44%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (13.22%) Business Analysis
2 25 (11.01%) ITIL
2 25 (11.01%) Business Intelligence
3 22 (9.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 22 (9.69%) Workflow
4 16 (7.05%) Use Case
4 16 (7.05%) Project Management
5 14 (6.17%) PRINCE2
6 13 (5.73%) UML
7 12 (5.29%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (4.85%) E-Discovery
9 10 (4.41%) Test Scripting
9 10 (4.41%) Time Management
9 10 (4.41%) Data Analysis
9 10 (4.41%) Migration
9 10 (4.41%) Risk Management
10 9 (3.96%) Data Modelling
10 9 (3.96%) E-Commerce
10 9 (3.96%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 9 (3.96%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 32 (14.10%) SQL
2 6 (2.64%) VBA
2 6 (2.64%) T-SQL
3 4 (1.76%) Java
3 4 (1.76%) C
4 3 (1.32%) C#
5 2 (0.88%) C++
5 2 (0.88%) VB
5 2 (0.88%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.44%) FoxPro (VFP)
6 1 (0.44%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 18 (7.93%) Degree
2 16 (7.05%) Security Cleared
3 13 (5.73%) ISEB
4 12 (5.29%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.76%) PMP
5 4 (1.76%) PMI Certification
5 4 (1.76%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.32%) CISSP
6 3 (1.32%) ACCA
6 3 (1.32%) CISM
6 3 (1.32%) CIMA
7 2 (0.88%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.88%) IIBA
7 2 (0.88%) CBAP
7 2 (0.88%) MCITP
7 2 (0.88%) MCSE
8 1 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.44%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.44%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.29%) QA
2 7 (3.08%) SLA
3 4 (1.76%) P3O
4 3 (1.32%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (8.37%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.64%) XenApp
3 4 (1.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.32%) Terminal Services
5 2 (0.88%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.44%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 12 (5.29%) Tivoli
2 5 (2.20%) SCCM
3 4 (1.76%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (1.32%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.88%) SCOM
5 2 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.44%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.44%) DameWare
6 1 (0.44%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 55 (24.23%) Microsoft
2 15 (6.61%) Oracle
3 12 (5.29%) Citrix
4 9 (3.96%) VMware
5 8 (3.52%) Cognos
6 7 (3.08%) Remedy
6 7 (3.08%) IBM
6 7 (3.08%) MicroStrategy
7 6 (2.64%) SAP
7 6 (2.64%) HP
8 5 (2.20%) Business Objects
9 4 (1.76%) Symantec
9 4 (1.76%) JD Edwards
10 3 (1.32%) Avaya
11 2 (0.88%) LANDesk
11 2 (0.88%) ServiceNow
11 2 (0.88%) Meru Networks
11 2 (0.88%) Northgate
11 2 (0.88%) PeopleSoft
11 2 (0.88%) Sybase
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