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 May 2015 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 4 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 111 99 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 14.07% 15.37% 18.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.02% 17.04% 19.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 62 42
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£335 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £160 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 3 5
Average hourly rate £11.25 £10.95 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% -12.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.40 £10.95 £10.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £11.39 £118.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
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
739 581 420
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 93.66% 90.22% 92.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 503 342 211
Average daily rate £363 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.61% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 24 18
Average hourly rate £13.25 £12.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% -24.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.30 £10.50 £10.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.85 £31.50 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

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 May 2015.

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 May 2015.

Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 61 (26.75%) Finance
2 44 (19.30%) Microsoft
3 42 (18.42%) Windows
4 39 (17.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 30 (13.16%) MS Office
6 29 (12.72%) ITIL
7 27 (11.84%) Windows 7
8 26 (11.40%) Active Directory
8 26 (11.40%) Agile Software Development
8 26 (11.40%) Business Analysis
9 25 (10.96%) Banking
9 25 (10.96%) Windows XP
10 24 (10.53%) MS Excel
11 20 (8.77%) SQL
11 20 (8.77%) Citrix
12 18 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
12 18 (7.89%) SLA
12 18 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
13 17 (7.46%) SQL Server
13 17 (7.46%) Service Management
13 17 (7.46%) Project Management
14 16 (7.02%) NHS
15 14 (6.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 14 (6.14%) CRM
16 13 (5.70%) ISEB
16 13 (5.70%) Migration
17 12 (5.26%) Retail
17 12 (5.26%) Blackberry
17 12 (5.26%) T-SQL
17 12 (5.26%) Security Cleared

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 (3.51%) SharePoint
2 7 (3.07%) WorkSite
3 5 (2.19%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.32%) Lync
4 3 (1.32%) SAS
5 2 (0.88%) IIS
5 2 (0.88%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (0.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.44%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.44%) CMS
Applications
1 30 (13.16%) MS Office
2 24 (10.53%) MS Excel
3 8 (3.51%) MS Project
4 7 (3.07%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.44%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.44%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 4 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.88%) Eikon
4 1 (0.44%) Cerner Millennium
4 1 (0.44%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.44%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.44%) SAP APO
4 1 (0.44%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.44%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.44%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.44%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.44%) Movex
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.19%) Office 365
2 1 (0.44%) SaaS
2 1 (0.44%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.07%) LAN
1 7 (3.07%) VPN
2 5 (2.19%) Network Security
2 5 (2.19%) Firewall
2 5 (2.19%) WAN
3 4 (1.75%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (1.32%) IPsec
4 3 (1.32%) VoIP
5 2 (0.88%) LDAP
5 2 (0.88%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.44%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (0.44%) FCoE
6 1 (0.44%) NetScaler
6 1 (0.44%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.44%) SAN
6 1 (0.44%) 3G
6 1 (0.44%) DHCP
6 1 (0.44%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.44%) Broadband
6 1 (0.44%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (7.46%) SQL Server
2 14 (6.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (4.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (3.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (2.19%) OLAP Cube
5 5 (2.19%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (2.19%) OLAP
6 2 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.88%) MS Access
6 2 (0.88%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (0.88%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 2 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.44%) QlikView
7 1 (0.44%) Base SAS
7 1 (0.44%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Power View
7 1 (0.44%) SAP BI
7 1 (0.44%) MOLAP
7 1 (0.44%) ROLAP
Development Applications
1 1 (0.44%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (0.44%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.44%) JIRA
1 1 (0.44%) NUnit
General
1 61 (26.75%) Finance
2 25 (10.96%) Banking
3 12 (5.26%) Retail
4 11 (4.82%) Legal
5 8 (3.51%) Telecoms
6 6 (2.63%) Manufacturing
6 6 (2.63%) Marketing
7 5 (2.19%) Corporate Banking
8 4 (1.75%) Law
9 3 (1.32%) Electronics
9 3 (1.32%) General Ledger
9 3 (1.32%) Billing
10 2 (0.88%) Front Office
10 2 (0.88%) Advertising
10 2 (0.88%) Publishing
10 2 (0.88%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.88%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.88%) French Language
11 1 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.44%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.32%) XML
2 2 (0.88%) JSON
3 1 (0.44%) SAP Business Workflow
3 1 (0.44%) .NET
3 1 (0.44%) HTML
3 1 (0.44%) XSLT
3 1 (0.44%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.44%) MDX
3 1 (0.44%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (7.02%) NHS
3 12 (5.26%) Blackberry
4 10 (4.39%) CMDB
5 7 (3.07%) Performance Metrics
5 7 (3.07%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.32%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.32%) DTV
6 3 (1.32%) Statistics
7 2 (0.88%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.88%) User Experience
8 1 (0.44%) DataPower
8 1 (0.44%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.44%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.44%) EPoS
8 1 (0.44%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.44%) Life Science
8 1 (0.44%) Informatics
8 1 (0.44%) PDA
8 1 (0.44%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 42 (18.42%) Windows
2 27 (11.84%) Windows 7
3 25 (10.96%) Windows XP
4 7 (3.07%) Linux
5 5 (2.19%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (2.19%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (1.32%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.88%) UNIX
7 2 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.44%) CentOS
8 1 (0.44%) HPUX
8 1 (0.44%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (17.11%) Stakeholder Management
2 29 (12.72%) ITIL
3 26 (11.40%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (11.40%) Business Analysis
4 18 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
5 17 (7.46%) Service Management
5 17 (7.46%) Project Management
6 14 (6.14%) CRM
7 13 (5.70%) Migration
8 11 (4.82%) Time Management
9 10 (4.39%) Incident Management
9 10 (4.39%) Use Case
10 9 (3.95%) User Acceptance Testing
10 9 (3.95%) Test Scripting
11 8 (3.51%) Data Analysis
11 8 (3.51%) E-Commerce
11 8 (3.51%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (3.07%) Root Cause Analysis
12 7 (3.07%) Transition Management
12 7 (3.07%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 20 (8.77%) SQL
2 12 (5.26%) T-SQL
3 3 (1.32%) PL/SQL
4 2 (0.88%) VBA
5 1 (0.44%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.44%) C#
5 1 (0.44%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.44%) Perl
5 1 (0.44%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (5.70%) ISEB
2 12 (5.26%) Security Cleared
3 9 (3.95%) SC Cleared
4 8 (3.51%) ISTQB
5 6 (2.63%) Degree
6 4 (1.75%) CCNA
6 4 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (1.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.32%) CCNP
8 2 (0.88%) MCP
8 2 (0.88%) CISSP
8 2 (0.88%) CISA
8 2 (0.88%) CISM
8 2 (0.88%) CRISC
9 1 (0.44%) CBAP
9 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.44%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.44%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.89%) SLA
2 9 (3.95%) QA
3 2 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.88%) FATCA
3 2 (0.88%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.44%) HL7
4 1 (0.44%) Data Quality
System Software
1 26 (11.40%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.32%) XenApp
2 3 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.44%) KVM
3 1 (0.44%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.44%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (0.44%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 44 (19.30%) Microsoft
2 20 (8.77%) Citrix
3 11 (4.82%) Cisco
4 10 (4.39%) HP
5 7 (3.07%) Progress
6 5 (2.19%) SAP
7 4 (1.75%) LANDesk
7 4 (1.75%) Oracle
7 4 (1.75%) Remedy
7 4 (1.75%) Avaya
7 4 (1.75%) Verint
8 3 (1.32%) Tableau
8 3 (1.32%) McAfee
8 3 (1.32%) VMware
9 2 (0.88%) Yahoo!
9 2 (0.88%) Cognos
9 2 (0.88%) Dell
9 2 (0.88%) CheckPoint
9 2 (0.88%) Reuters
9 2 (0.88%) F5
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