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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 9 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 114 111 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 14.69% 14.84% 15.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.22% 15.27% 16.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 74 65
Median daily rate £356 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.78% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £431
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £332
% change year-on-year
- +5.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 15
Median hourly rate £11.50 £14.00 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.85% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.15 £9.00 £11.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.95 £17.50 £23.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- -3.33%
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
749 727 653
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.52% 97.19% 94.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 509 452 379
Median daily rate £400 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £236 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 38 37
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.35 £10.58 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £42.25 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.08
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.49%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 77 (31.43%) Finance
2 51 (20.82%) Analytical Skills
3 35 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (13.88%) User Acceptance Testing
5 33 (13.47%) Microsoft
6 31 (12.65%) SQL
7 27 (11.02%) Business Analysis
8 26 (10.61%) MS Excel
9 25 (10.20%) Windows
9 25 (10.20%) Stakeholder Management
10 23 (9.39%) UML
10 23 (9.39%) ISEB
11 22 (8.98%) Change Management
12 21 (8.57%) Migration
13 20 (8.16%) Retail
14 19 (7.76%) ITIL
14 19 (7.76%) Use Case
15 18 (7.35%) Active Directory
16 17 (6.94%) QA
16 17 (6.94%) Test Scripting
16 17 (6.94%) User Stories
17 16 (6.53%) MS Office
17 16 (6.53%) Risk Management
17 16 (6.53%) Six Sigma
18 15 (6.12%) Banking
18 15 (6.12%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
18 15 (6.12%) Data Migration
18 15 (6.12%) Security Cleared
19 14 (5.71%) Translating Business Requirements
19 14 (5.71%) Business Intelligence

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 9 (3.67%) SAS
2 6 (2.45%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.63%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.41%) Documentum
5 1 (0.41%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 26 (10.61%) MS Excel
2 16 (6.53%) MS Office
3 13 (5.31%) MS Project
4 12 (4.90%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (3.67%) MS Visio
6 6 (2.45%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.41%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (1.63%) INSURE/90
2 3 (1.22%) Maximo
2 3 (1.22%) Oracle Assets
2 3 (1.22%) Oracle Cash Management
2 3 (1.22%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.22%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (0.82%) HFM
3 2 (0.82%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.82%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.41%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 1 (0.41%) Northgate Housing
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.41%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.41%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.41%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.41%) SAP HCM
4 1 (0.41%) SAP MDM
4 1 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.22%) Office 365
2 1 (0.41%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (0.41%) Google Apps
2 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.45%) LAN
1 6 (2.45%) WAN
2 5 (2.04%) Firewall
2 5 (2.04%) TACACS
3 3 (1.22%) Kerberos
3 3 (1.22%) SSL
3 3 (1.22%) VPN
4 2 (0.82%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (0.82%) IP Telephony
4 2 (0.82%) Network Security
5 1 (0.41%) DHCP
5 1 (0.41%) DNS
5 1 (0.41%) IMAP
5 1 (0.41%) Junos
5 1 (0.41%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (0.41%) SMTP
5 1 (0.41%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.41%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.41%) VoIP
5 1 (0.41%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (4.49%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.45%) Relational Database
3 5 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (1.63%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 3 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.82%) Data Mining
6 2 (0.82%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.41%) Datazen
7 1 (0.41%) IBM InfoSphere
7 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Power View
7 1 (0.41%) MS Access
7 1 (0.41%) OLAP Cube
7 1 (0.41%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.41%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.41%) Power BI
7 1 (0.41%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.41%) SAP HANA
7 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (0.82%) Cucumber
1 2 (0.82%) Selenium
1 2 (0.82%) SoapUI
1 2 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.41%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.41%) HP UFT
2 1 (0.41%) JIRA
2 1 (0.41%) LoadRunner
2 1 (0.41%) SpecFlow
General
1 77 (31.43%) Finance
2 20 (8.16%) Retail
3 15 (6.12%) Banking
4 9 (3.67%) Legal
5 7 (2.86%) General Ledger
5 7 (2.86%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.82%) Corporate Banking
6 2 (0.82%) Law
6 2 (0.82%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.41%) Advertising
7 1 (0.41%) Automotive
7 1 (0.41%) Back Office
7 1 (0.41%) Electronics
7 1 (0.41%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.41%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.41%) Marketing
7 1 (0.41%) Private Banking
7 1 (0.41%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.22%) .NET
2 2 (0.82%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (0.41%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.41%) Classic ASP
3 1 (0.41%) MAPI
3 1 (0.41%) MDX
3 1 (0.41%) SOAP
3 1 (0.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 51 (20.82%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (5.31%) Data Structures
3 12 (4.90%) User Experience
4 7 (2.86%) Credit Risk
5 5 (2.04%) AS400
6 4 (1.63%) Client/Server
6 4 (1.63%) iSeries
6 4 (1.63%) NHS
7 3 (1.22%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.22%) Statistics
8 2 (0.82%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.82%) EPoS
8 2 (0.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (0.82%) Performance Metrics
9 1 (0.41%) Data Conversion
9 1 (0.41%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.41%) FMCG
9 1 (0.41%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.41%) Security Operations Centre
9 1 (0.41%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 25 (10.20%) Windows
2 12 (4.90%) Windows 7
3 7 (2.86%) Windows Server
4 4 (1.63%) Linux
4 4 (1.63%) Windows 10
4 4 (1.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (1.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (1.22%) Unix
5 3 (1.22%) Windows 8
6 2 (0.82%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.41%) Fedora
7 1 (0.41%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.41%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.41%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (13.88%) User Acceptance Testing
3 27 (11.02%) Business Analysis
4 25 (10.20%) Stakeholder Management
5 23 (9.39%) UML
6 22 (8.98%) Change Management
7 21 (8.57%) Migration
8 19 (7.76%) ITIL
8 19 (7.76%) Use Case
9 17 (6.94%) Test Scripting
9 17 (6.94%) User Stories
10 16 (6.53%) Risk Management
10 16 (6.53%) Six Sigma
11 15 (6.12%) Data Migration
11 15 (6.12%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
12 14 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
12 14 (5.71%) Translating Business Requirements
13 13 (5.31%) Scrum
13 13 (5.31%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 12 (4.90%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 31 (12.65%) SQL
2 6 (2.45%) Java
3 4 (1.63%) RPG
3 4 (1.63%) RPG IV
3 4 (1.63%) RPG/400
3 4 (1.63%) T-SQL
4 3 (1.22%) SAS Macro
5 2 (0.82%) PowerShell
5 2 (0.82%) VBScript
6 1 (0.41%) C#
6 1 (0.41%) Groovy
6 1 (0.41%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.41%) VBA
Qualifications
1 23 (9.39%) ISEB
2 15 (6.12%) Security Cleared
3 13 (5.31%) ITIL Certification
4 10 (4.08%) ISTQB
5 9 (3.67%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.63%) BPSS Clearance
6 4 (1.63%) Degree
6 4 (1.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.82%) MCSA
9 1 (0.41%) CCNA
9 1 (0.41%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.41%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.41%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.41%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 1 (0.41%) MCITP
9 1 (0.41%) MCP
9 1 (0.41%) MCSE
9 1 (0.41%) PMP
9 1 (0.41%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.94%) QA
2 12 (4.90%) Data Quality
3 6 (2.45%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.82%) Basel III
4 2 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.82%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.82%) SLA
5 1 (0.41%) MiFID
System Software
1 18 (7.35%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.82%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.41%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (1.22%) Oracle EDQ
2 2 (0.82%) HAProxy
2 2 (0.82%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.41%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.41%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 33 (13.47%) Microsoft
2 12 (4.90%) Oracle
3 7 (2.86%) Pega
4 5 (2.04%) SAP
4 5 (2.04%) ServiceNow
5 4 (1.63%) Cognos
5 4 (1.63%) Guidewire
5 4 (1.63%) HP
5 4 (1.63%) Informatica
5 4 (1.63%) Trillium
6 3 (1.22%) Avaya
6 3 (1.22%) Cisco
6 3 (1.22%) DataFlux
6 3 (1.22%) Remedy
6 3 (1.22%) Symantec
7 2 (0.82%) Citrix
7 2 (0.82%) Intel Security
7 2 (0.82%) JD Edwards
7 2 (0.82%) VMware
8 1 (0.41%) Mitel
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