The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Birmingham region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 7 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 84 99 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 13.70% 19.34% 19.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.33% 20.63% 20.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 35 71
Average daily rate £340 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £134 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 16
Average hourly rate £11.50 £11.25 £11.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.26% -4.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.94 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.80 £33.40 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
548 480 570
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 89.40% 93.75% 94.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 317 257 315
Average daily rate £340 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £224 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £475 £466
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 30 37
Average hourly rate £16.00 £13.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.70 £9.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £37.00 £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Analyst
West Midlands

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 18 April 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 42 (23.46%) Microsoft
2 37 (20.67%) Finance
3 26 (14.53%) Business Analysis
4 23 (12.85%) Windows
5 22 (12.29%) SQL
6 21 (11.73%) MS Office
6 21 (11.73%) MS Excel
7 20 (11.17%) Banking
8 19 (10.61%) Stakeholder Management
9 17 (9.50%) Business Intelligence
9 17 (9.50%) SQL Server
9 17 (9.50%) Retail
9 17 (9.50%) Degree
10 16 (8.94%) Active Directory
11 14 (7.82%) Data Modelling
12 13 (7.26%) Data Warehouse
12 13 (7.26%) Data Analysis
12 13 (7.26%) Legal
13 11 (6.15%) Migration
13 11 (6.15%) Requirements Analysis
13 11 (6.15%) ITIL
13 11 (6.15%) Windows 7
14 10 (5.59%) Project Management
14 10 (5.59%) ERP
14 10 (5.59%) MS PowerPoint
15 9 (5.03%) Billing
15 9 (5.03%) Data Management
15 9 (5.03%) Windows XP
15 9 (5.03%) CRM
15 9 (5.03%) UML

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 6 (3.35%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.23%) IIS
3 3 (1.68%) CMS
4 2 (1.12%) SAS
5 1 (0.56%) WorkSite
5 1 (0.56%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.56%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.56%) FileNet
5 1 (0.56%) WebLogic Integration
5 1 (0.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.56%) Documentum
5 1 (0.56%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.56%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.56%) Apache
5 1 (0.56%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.56%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.56%) Lync
Applications
1 21 (11.73%) MS Office
1 21 (11.73%) MS Excel
2 10 (5.59%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (2.79%) MS Project
4 4 (2.23%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.68%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (2.79%) SAP HR
2 3 (1.68%) Cognos Controller
2 3 (1.68%) Cognos TM1
2 3 (1.68%) Agresso
3 2 (1.12%) TRIRIGA
3 2 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.12%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.56%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.56%) CA Clarity
4 1 (0.56%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.56%) Maximo
4 1 (0.56%) Movex
4 1 (0.56%) Infor M3
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.35%) Internet
2 4 (2.23%) TCP/IP
2 4 (2.23%) Firewall
3 3 (1.68%) 3G
3 3 (1.68%) LAN
3 3 (1.68%) WAN
4 2 (1.12%) 4G
4 2 (1.12%) MVNO
4 2 (1.12%) DHCP
4 2 (1.12%) VPN
4 2 (1.12%) VoIP
4 2 (1.12%) ADSL
4 2 (1.12%) DSL
5 1 (0.56%) Wireless
5 1 (0.56%) Broadband
5 1 (0.56%) DNS
5 1 (0.56%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (9.50%) SQL Server
2 13 (7.26%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (3.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (3.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (2.79%) MS Access
5 4 (2.23%) MySQL
5 4 (2.23%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (1.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.68%) Data Mining
6 3 (1.68%) OLAP
6 3 (1.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (1.68%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.68%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.12%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (1.12%) SAP BI
7 2 (1.12%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.56%) SQLPlus
8 1 (0.56%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 5 (2.79%) Cucumber
2 4 (2.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (2.23%) Visual Studio
2 4 (2.23%) Rational Rose
3 3 (1.68%) SpecFlow
3 3 (1.68%) QUnit
4 2 (1.12%) ERwin
4 2 (1.12%) JIRA
4 2 (1.12%) Selenium
General
1 37 (20.67%) Finance
2 20 (11.17%) Banking
3 17 (9.50%) Retail
4 13 (7.26%) Legal
5 9 (5.03%) Billing
6 5 (2.79%) Back Office
7 3 (1.68%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.12%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.12%) Games
9 1 (0.56%) German Language
9 1 (0.56%) Local Government
9 1 (0.56%) Military
9 1 (0.56%) Advertising
9 1 (0.56%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.47%) .NET
2 7 (3.91%) ASP.NET
3 5 (2.79%) CSS
3 5 (2.79%) Web Services
3 5 (2.79%) HTML
4 4 (2.23%) WCF
4 4 (2.23%) WPF
4 4 (2.23%) .NET Framework
5 3 (1.68%) NHibernate
5 3 (1.68%) jQuery
5 3 (1.68%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (1.12%) J2EE
7 1 (0.56%) XML Messaging
7 1 (0.56%) XML
7 1 (0.56%) Itk
Miscellaneous
1 7 (3.91%) Management Information System
2 5 (2.79%) N-Tier
3 4 (2.23%) Blackberry
3 4 (2.23%) NHS
4 3 (1.68%) Statistics
4 3 (1.68%) PDA
4 3 (1.68%) W3C
5 2 (1.12%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.12%) FMCG
5 2 (1.12%) Market Risk
5 2 (1.12%) Credit Risk
5 2 (1.12%) PMI
5 2 (1.12%) AS400
5 2 (1.12%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (1.12%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.56%) Clustering
6 1 (0.56%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.56%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.56%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.56%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 23 (12.85%) Windows
2 11 (6.15%) Windows 7
3 9 (5.03%) Windows XP
4 5 (2.79%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (2.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.12%) Linux
5 2 (1.12%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.56%) SUSE
6 1 (0.56%) HPUX
6 1 (0.56%) UNIX
6 1 (0.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (14.53%) Business Analysis
2 19 (10.61%) Stakeholder Management
3 17 (9.50%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (7.82%) Data Modelling
5 13 (7.26%) Data Analysis
6 11 (6.15%) Migration
6 11 (6.15%) Requirements Analysis
6 11 (6.15%) ITIL
7 10 (5.59%) Project Management
7 10 (5.59%) ERP
8 9 (5.03%) Data Management
8 9 (5.03%) CRM
8 9 (5.03%) UML
8 9 (5.03%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (5.03%) Analytics
9 8 (4.47%) Use Case
9 8 (4.47%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (4.47%) Workflow
10 7 (3.91%) E-Commerce
10 7 (3.91%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 22 (12.29%) SQL
2 7 (3.91%) T-SQL
3 6 (3.35%) VBA
4 5 (2.79%) FoxPro (VFP)
4 5 (2.79%) JavaScript
5 4 (2.23%) PHP
5 4 (2.23%) C#
5 4 (2.23%) VB
6 3 (1.68%) Java
6 3 (1.68%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.12%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.12%) RPG
8 1 (0.56%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (9.50%) Degree
2 9 (5.03%) ISEB
3 7 (3.91%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.68%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.68%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.12%) IIBA
5 2 (1.12%) CBAP
5 2 (1.12%) PMP
5 2 (1.12%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.12%) CISSP
5 2 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.56%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.56%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.35%) SLA
2 5 (2.79%) QA
3 3 (1.68%) WCAG
4 2 (1.12%) P3O
4 2 (1.12%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.56%) ISO 8583
5 1 (0.56%) HL7
System Software
1 16 (8.94%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.12%) XenApp
3 1 (0.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (5.03%) Tivoli
1 9 (5.03%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (2.23%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.56%) DameWare
3 1 (0.56%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 42 (23.46%) Microsoft
2 9 (5.03%) Oracle
2 9 (5.03%) SAP
2 9 (5.03%) HP
2 9 (5.03%) Citrix
3 8 (4.47%) Cognos
4 5 (2.79%) Remedy
5 4 (2.23%) CheckPoint
5 4 (2.23%) IBM
6 3 (1.68%) JD Edwards
6 3 (1.68%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (1.68%) Business Objects
6 3 (1.68%) LANDesk
7 2 (1.12%) Tableau
7 2 (1.12%) Cisco
7 2 (1.12%) Avaya
7 2 (1.12%) Northgate
7 2 (1.12%) Omniture
8 1 (0.56%) Thunderhead
8 1 (0.56%) VMware
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Westbourne Partners
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 6 days ago