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 24 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 6 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 86 96 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 14.26% 19.16% 18.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.84% 20.47% 19.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 36 71
Average daily rate £330 £381 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.44% +17.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £136 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £332 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 16
Average hourly rate £11.50 £11.50 £12.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £9.97 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.30 £50.80 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £14.88
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.88%
Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
543 469 566
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 90.05% 93.61% 94.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 320 249 314
Average daily rate £340 £340 £339
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £220 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 27 37
Average hourly rate £16.00 £13.50 £16.48
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -18.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.70 £10.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £37.00 £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
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 24 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 24 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 41 (23.43%) Microsoft
2 38 (21.71%) Finance
3 23 (13.14%) Business Analysis
3 23 (13.14%) SQL
4 21 (12.00%) MS Office
4 21 (12.00%) Windows
4 21 (12.00%) MS Excel
5 19 (10.86%) Business Intelligence
5 19 (10.86%) Banking
5 19 (10.86%) Stakeholder Management
6 18 (10.29%) Degree
7 17 (9.71%) SQL Server
8 16 (9.14%) Retail
9 15 (8.57%) Active Directory
10 14 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
11 13 (7.43%) Data Modelling
11 13 (7.43%) Data Analysis
11 13 (7.43%) Legal
12 11 (6.29%) Migration
12 11 (6.29%) Requirements Analysis
12 11 (6.29%) ITIL
12 11 (6.29%) Project Management
13 10 (5.71%) MS PowerPoint
13 10 (5.71%) Data Management
13 10 (5.71%) Windows 7
13 10 (5.71%) Analytics
14 9 (5.14%) User Acceptance Testing
14 9 (5.14%) ISEB
14 9 (5.14%) Tivoli
14 9 (5.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 5 (2.86%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.71%) CMS
2 3 (1.71%) IIS
3 2 (1.14%) SAS
4 1 (0.57%) WebLogic Integration
4 1 (0.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.57%) FileNet
4 1 (0.57%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.57%) Apache
4 1 (0.57%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.57%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.57%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.57%) WorkSite
4 1 (0.57%) Lync
4 1 (0.57%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.57%) Documentum
4 1 (0.57%) WebLogic
Applications
1 21 (12.00%) MS Office
1 21 (12.00%) MS Excel
2 10 (5.71%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (2.86%) MS Project
4 4 (2.29%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.71%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (2.86%) SAP HR
2 4 (2.29%) Cognos TM1
2 4 (2.29%) Cognos Controller
2 4 (2.29%) Agresso
3 2 (1.14%) TRIRIGA
3 2 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.14%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.57%) Movex
4 1 (0.57%) Maximo
4 1 (0.57%) CA Clarity
4 1 (0.57%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.57%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.57%) Infor M3
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.86%) Internet
2 4 (2.29%) Firewall
2 4 (2.29%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.71%) WAN
3 3 (1.71%) LAN
3 3 (1.71%) 3G
4 2 (1.14%) DSL
4 2 (1.14%) 4G
4 2 (1.14%) VoIP
4 2 (1.14%) ADSL
4 2 (1.14%) DHCP
4 2 (1.14%) VPN
5 1 (0.57%) DNS
5 1 (0.57%) FTP
5 1 (0.57%) Broadband
5 1 (0.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (9.71%) SQL Server
2 14 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (4.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (2.86%) MS Access
5 3 (1.71%) MySQL
5 3 (1.71%) OLAP
5 3 (1.71%) Data Mining
5 3 (1.71%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (1.71%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.14%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.14%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (1.14%) Oracle9i Database
6 2 (1.14%) SAP BI
7 1 (0.57%) SQLPlus
7 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (2.86%) Rational Rose
1 5 (2.86%) Cucumber
2 4 (2.29%) Visual Studio
2 4 (2.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.71%) SpecFlow
3 3 (1.71%) QUnit
4 2 (1.14%) ERwin
4 2 (1.14%) JIRA
4 2 (1.14%) Selenium
General
1 38 (21.71%) Finance
2 19 (10.86%) Banking
3 16 (9.14%) Retail
4 13 (7.43%) Legal
5 8 (4.57%) Billing
6 5 (2.86%) Back Office
7 2 (1.14%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.14%) Games
7 2 (1.14%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.57%) Local Government
8 1 (0.57%) German Language
8 1 (0.57%) Military
8 1 (0.57%) Advertising
8 1 (0.57%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.00%) .NET
2 6 (3.43%) ASP.NET
3 5 (2.86%) CSS
3 5 (2.86%) HTML
4 4 (2.29%) Web Services
5 3 (1.71%) NHibernate
5 3 (1.71%) .NET Framework
5 3 (1.71%) WCF
5 3 (1.71%) WPF
5 3 (1.71%) jQuery
5 3 (1.71%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (1.14%) J2EE
7 1 (0.57%) Itk
7 1 (0.57%) XML
7 1 (0.57%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.57%) Management Information System
2 4 (2.29%) Blackberry
2 4 (2.29%) N-Tier
2 4 (2.29%) NHS
3 3 (1.71%) W3C
3 3 (1.71%) PDA
3 3 (1.71%) Statistics
4 2 (1.14%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (1.14%) Mathematics
4 2 (1.14%) Credit Risk
4 2 (1.14%) Market Risk
4 2 (1.14%) PMI
4 2 (1.14%) AS400
4 2 (1.14%) FMCG
4 2 (1.14%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.57%) Open Source
5 1 (0.57%) iPad
5 1 (0.57%) Clustering
5 1 (0.57%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.57%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 21 (12.00%) Windows
2 10 (5.71%) Windows 7
3 8 (4.57%) Windows XP
4 5 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.14%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.57%) Android
6 1 (0.57%) SUSE
6 1 (0.57%) HPUX
6 1 (0.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (13.14%) Business Analysis
2 19 (10.86%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (10.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (7.43%) Data Modelling
3 13 (7.43%) Data Analysis
4 11 (6.29%) Migration
4 11 (6.29%) Requirements Analysis
4 11 (6.29%) ITIL
4 11 (6.29%) Project Management
5 10 (5.71%) Data Management
5 10 (5.71%) Analytics
6 9 (5.14%) UML
6 9 (5.14%) CRM
6 9 (5.14%) ERP
6 9 (5.14%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (4.57%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (4.57%) PRINCE2
7 8 (4.57%) Workflow
7 8 (4.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 7 (4.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 23 (13.14%) SQL
2 7 (4.00%) T-SQL
3 6 (3.43%) VBA
4 5 (2.86%) JavaScript
5 4 (2.29%) VB
5 4 (2.29%) FoxPro (VFP)
6 3 (1.71%) PowerShell
6 3 (1.71%) C#
6 3 (1.71%) Java
6 3 (1.71%) PHP
7 2 (1.14%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.14%) RPG
8 1 (0.57%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (10.29%) Degree
2 9 (5.14%) ISEB
3 7 (4.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.71%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.71%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.14%) PMP
5 2 (1.14%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.14%) CISSP
5 2 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (1.14%) IIBA
5 2 (1.14%) CBAP
6 1 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.57%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.57%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.86%) SLA
1 5 (2.86%) QA
2 3 (1.71%) WCAG
3 2 (1.14%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.14%) P3O
3 2 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.57%) HL7
System Software
1 15 (8.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.14%) XenApp
3 1 (0.57%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (5.14%) Tivoli
1 9 (5.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (1.71%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.57%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.57%) DameWare
3 1 (0.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 41 (23.43%) Microsoft
2 9 (5.14%) Oracle
2 9 (5.14%) SAP
2 9 (5.14%) Cognos
3 8 (4.57%) HP
3 8 (4.57%) Citrix
4 5 (2.86%) Remedy
4 5 (2.86%) IBM
5 4 (2.29%) JD Edwards
5 4 (2.29%) CheckPoint
6 3 (1.71%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (1.71%) Business Objects
6 3 (1.71%) LANDesk
7 2 (1.14%) Northgate
7 2 (1.14%) Omniture
7 2 (1.14%) Tableau
7 2 (1.14%) Cisco
7 2 (1.14%) Avaya
7 2 (1.14%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (0.57%) Lotus
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Westbourne Partners
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: 7 days ago