The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Birmingham region that had Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 5 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 115 98 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 15.44% 13.46% 18.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.06% 13.94% 19.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 72 87
Median daily rate £350 £333 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £202 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £439 £429
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 13
Median hourly rate £14.40 £17.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.71% -5.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.63 £10.90 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.88 £24.10 £26.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -
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
716 703 752
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.11% 96.57% 95.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 446 433 417
Median daily rate £388 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.89% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 32 43
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £42.50 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Birmingham region that featured Analyst in the job title.

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 1 October 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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, 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 Birmingham region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 73 (32.16%) Finance
2 51 (22.47%) Analytical Skills
3 49 (21.59%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (16.30%) Business Analysis
5 29 (12.78%) Microsoft
6 28 (12.33%) Retail
7 27 (11.89%) Banking
8 24 (10.57%) Stakeholder Management
9 23 (10.13%) Change Management
9 23 (10.13%) User Acceptance Testing
10 22 (9.69%) ISEB
10 22 (9.69%) Windows
11 21 (9.25%) MS Excel
11 21 (9.25%) ITIL
11 21 (9.25%) Scrum
11 21 (9.25%) User Stories
12 20 (8.81%) UML
12 20 (8.81%) SQL
13 16 (7.05%) Migration
13 16 (7.05%) QA
14 14 (6.17%) Risk Management
14 14 (6.17%) Six Sigma
14 14 (6.17%) Use Case
15 13 (5.73%) ITIL Certification
15 13 (5.73%) User Experience
15 13 (5.73%) Test Scripting
15 13 (5.73%) Data Migration
15 13 (5.73%) Security Cleared
16 12 (5.29%) Data Structures
16 12 (5.29%) Translating Business Requirements

Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 8 (3.52%) SAS
2 3 (1.32%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.32%) Skype for Business
3 2 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (0.88%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.44%) Apache
4 1 (0.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.44%) CMS
4 1 (0.44%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.44%) MindAlign
4 1 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 21 (9.25%) MS Excel
2 11 (4.85%) MS Office
3 10 (4.41%) MS Visio
4 9 (3.96%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (2.20%) MS Project
6 3 (1.32%) SPSS
7 2 (0.88%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (2.20%) Dynamics AX
1 5 (2.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.32%) Maximo
2 3 (1.32%) Oracle Assets
2 3 (1.32%) Oracle Cash Management
2 3 (1.32%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (0.88%) FastStats
3 2 (0.88%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.88%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.88%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.44%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.44%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.44%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.44%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.44%) SAP HCM
4 1 (0.44%) SAP MDM
4 1 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.08%) Office 365
2 2 (0.88%) IBM Blueworks
2 2 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.44%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.08%) LAN
1 7 (3.08%) WAN
2 3 (1.32%) Internet
3 2 (0.88%) Firewall
3 2 (0.88%) VPN
4 1 (0.44%) IMAP
4 1 (0.44%) Intranet
4 1 (0.44%) IP Telephony
4 1 (0.44%) Junos
4 1 (0.44%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (0.44%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (0.44%) S/MIME
4 1 (0.44%) SAN
4 1 (0.44%) Skype
4 1 (0.44%) SMTP
4 1 (0.44%) SSL
4 1 (0.44%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.44%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.96%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (3.52%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.32%) Relational Database
3 3 (1.32%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 2 (0.88%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.44%) Big Data
5 1 (0.44%) Datazen
5 1 (0.44%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Power View
5 1 (0.44%) OLAP
5 1 (0.44%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (0.44%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.44%) Power BI
5 1 (0.44%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.44%) SAP HANA
5 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (0.88%) JIRA
1 2 (0.88%) Selenium
1 2 (0.88%) SoapUI
1 2 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.44%) Cucumber
2 1 (0.44%) Ranorex
General
1 73 (32.16%) Finance
2 28 (12.33%) Retail
3 27 (11.89%) Banking
4 7 (3.08%) Legal
5 6 (2.64%) General Ledger
5 6 (2.64%) Retail Banking
6 4 (1.76%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.88%) Advertising
7 2 (0.88%) Marketing
7 2 (0.88%) Private Banking
8 1 (0.44%) Automotive
8 1 (0.44%) Back Office
8 1 (0.44%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.44%) Electronics
8 1 (0.44%) Law
8 1 (0.44%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.76%) .NET
2 2 (0.88%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (0.88%) Web Services
3 1 (0.44%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.44%) Classic ASP
3 1 (0.44%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (0.44%) MDX
3 1 (0.44%) SOAP
3 1 (0.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 51 (22.47%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (5.73%) User Experience
3 12 (5.29%) Data Structures
4 9 (3.96%) Credit Risk
5 7 (3.08%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.88%) CMDB
6 2 (0.88%) Data Centre
6 2 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.88%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (0.44%) Clustering
7 1 (0.44%) Data Conversion
7 1 (0.44%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.44%) FMCG
7 1 (0.44%) Informatics
7 1 (0.44%) PKI
7 1 (0.44%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.44%) RSA SecurID
7 1 (0.44%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.44%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.44%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 22 (9.69%) Windows
2 9 (3.96%) Windows 7
3 7 (3.08%) Windows Server
4 5 (2.20%) Windows 10
5 2 (0.88%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.88%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.44%) Android
6 1 (0.44%) CentOS
6 1 (0.44%) Linux
6 1 (0.44%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.44%) Solaris
6 1 (0.44%) SUSE
6 1 (0.44%) Unix
6 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.44%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (21.59%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (16.30%) Business Analysis
3 24 (10.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 23 (10.13%) Change Management
4 23 (10.13%) User Acceptance Testing
5 21 (9.25%) ITIL
5 21 (9.25%) Scrum
5 21 (9.25%) User Stories
6 20 (8.81%) UML
7 16 (7.05%) Migration
8 14 (6.17%) Risk Management
8 14 (6.17%) Six Sigma
8 14 (6.17%) Use Case
9 13 (5.73%) Data Migration
9 13 (5.73%) Test Scripting
10 12 (5.29%) Translating Business Requirements
11 11 (4.85%) Project Planning
11 11 (4.85%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
12 10 (4.41%) Kanban
12 10 (4.41%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (8.81%) SQL
2 4 (1.76%) T-SQL
3 3 (1.32%) SAS Macro
4 1 (0.44%) C
4 1 (0.44%) C#
4 1 (0.44%) Groovy
4 1 (0.44%) Java
4 1 (0.44%) Perl
4 1 (0.44%) PHP
4 1 (0.44%) Python
4 1 (0.44%) VBA
4 1 (0.44%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (9.69%) ISEB
2 13 (5.73%) ITIL Certification
2 13 (5.73%) Security Cleared
3 9 (3.96%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.76%) ISTQB
5 3 (1.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.88%) CBAP
7 1 (0.44%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.44%) CCNA
7 1 (0.44%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.44%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.44%) Degree
7 1 (0.44%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.05%) QA
2 6 (2.64%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.32%) SLA
4 2 (0.88%) Basel II
4 2 (0.88%) Basel III
4 2 (0.88%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (5.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.44%) Sendmail
2 1 (0.44%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (0.88%) Oracle EDQ
2 1 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.44%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (0.44%) QRadar
2 1 (0.44%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (12.78%) Microsoft
2 8 (3.52%) Oracle
3 6 (2.64%) Cognos
3 6 (2.64%) SAP
4 4 (1.76%) Guidewire
4 4 (1.76%) Pega
5 3 (1.32%) Informatica
5 3 (1.32%) ServiceNow
5 3 (1.32%) Trillium
6 2 (0.88%) DataFlux
6 2 (0.88%) HP
6 2 (0.88%) IBM
6 2 (0.88%) Remedy
6 2 (0.88%) SolarWinds
6 2 (0.88%) Symantec
6 2 (0.88%) VMware
7 1 (0.44%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.44%) Google
7 1 (0.44%) Intel Security
7 1 (0.44%) LANDesk
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