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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 3 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 113 93 143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 15.98% 15.12% 21.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.71% 16.49% 22.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 54 91
Average daily rate
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£300 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.24% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £215 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £459 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £331 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.22% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 5 9
Average hourly rate £12.38 £11.15 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.98% -14.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.05 £11.06 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £12.30 £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.31
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -8.55%
Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
638 564 633
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 90.24% 91.71% 96.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 372 317 330
Average daily rate £340 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £513 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 21 28
Average hourly rate £12.50 £16.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.87% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.73 £11.15 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £37.00 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
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 30 July 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
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 30 July 2014.

Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 52 (26.00%) Finance
2 47 (23.50%) Microsoft
3 31 (15.50%) MS Excel
4 30 (15.00%) MS Office
5 29 (14.50%) SQL
5 29 (14.50%) Windows
6 28 (14.00%) Business Analysis
7 27 (13.50%) SQL Server
7 27 (13.50%) Business Intelligence
8 24 (12.00%) Banking
9 23 (11.50%) Stakeholder Management
10 21 (10.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 19 (9.50%) ITIL
11 19 (9.50%) Degree
12 18 (9.00%) Data Warehouse
12 18 (9.00%) Windows 7
13 17 (8.50%) Use Case
13 17 (8.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 17 (8.50%) Project Management
14 16 (8.00%) Active Directory
15 15 (7.50%) Windows XP
15 15 (7.50%) Security Cleared
16 14 (7.00%) PRINCE2
16 14 (7.00%) UML
17 13 (6.50%) Oracle
17 13 (6.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 12 (6.00%) Agile Software Development
18 12 (6.00%) SharePoint
19 11 (5.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
19 11 (5.50%) Citrix

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 12 (6.00%) SharePoint
2 8 (4.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.00%) CMS
4 2 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (1.00%) SAS
4 2 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (1.00%) WorkSite
5 1 (0.50%) Confluence
5 1 (0.50%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.50%) Apache
5 1 (0.50%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.50%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.50%) OpenEdge
5 1 (0.50%) Documentum
5 1 (0.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.50%) WebLogic Integration
5 1 (0.50%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.50%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.50%) FileNet
Applications
1 31 (15.50%) MS Excel
2 30 (15.00%) MS Office
3 8 (4.00%) MS Visio
4 7 (3.50%) MS Project
5 6 (3.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.50%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (2.50%) Agresso
1 5 (2.50%) Cognos Controller
1 5 (2.50%) Cognos TM1
2 4 (2.00%) SAP HR
3 3 (1.50%) CA Clarity
3 3 (1.50%) TRIRIGA
4 2 (1.00%) Maximo
4 2 (1.00%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.50%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.50%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.50%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.50%) Office 365
2 1 (0.50%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.00%) WAN
1 6 (3.00%) LAN
2 4 (2.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (2.00%) VoIP
3 3 (1.50%) DHCP
4 2 (1.00%) Firewall
4 2 (1.00%) Wireless
4 2 (1.00%) SAN
4 2 (1.00%) DNS
5 1 (0.50%) Broadband
5 1 (0.50%) VPN
5 1 (0.50%) FTP
5 1 (0.50%) 3G
5 1 (0.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (13.50%) SQL Server
2 21 (10.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (9.00%) Data Warehouse
4 17 (8.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 13 (6.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (3.00%) OLAP
7 4 (2.00%) MS Access
7 4 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.00%) SAP BI
8 2 (1.00%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.50%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.50%) ZAP BI
9 1 (0.50%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 1 (0.50%) Big Data
9 1 (0.50%) MySQL
9 1 (0.50%) SQLPlus
9 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (3.00%) Rational Rose
2 3 (1.50%) JIRA
3 2 (1.00%) ERwin
3 2 (1.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (1.00%) Selenium
4 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.50%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.50%) WebSpeed
General
1 52 (26.00%) Finance
2 24 (12.00%) Banking
3 11 (5.50%) Legal
4 7 (3.50%) Retail
5 6 (3.00%) Investment Banking
6 4 (2.00%) Back Office
7 2 (1.00%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.00%) Advertising
7 2 (1.00%) Billing
7 2 (1.00%) Marketing
8 1 (0.50%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.50%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.50%) Local Government
8 1 (0.50%) Military
8 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.50%) Automotive
8 1 (0.50%) Law
8 1 (0.50%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.00%) HTML
1 2 (1.00%) CSS
1 2 (1.00%) XML
2 1 (0.50%) Mason
2 1 (0.50%) .NET
2 1 (0.50%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (4.50%) Management Information System
2 8 (4.00%) NHS
3 6 (3.00%) Client/Server
4 5 (2.50%) Enterprise Storage
4 5 (2.50%) Blackberry
5 4 (2.00%) PMI
5 4 (2.00%) Reference Data
6 3 (1.50%) Market Risk
6 3 (1.50%) Credit Risk
6 3 (1.50%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (1.00%) Equities
7 2 (1.00%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.00%) PDA
7 2 (1.00%) EFT
7 2 (1.00%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.00%) FMCG
8 1 (0.50%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.50%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.50%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.50%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 29 (14.50%) Windows
2 18 (9.00%) Windows 7
3 15 (7.50%) Windows XP
4 6 (3.00%) Linux
4 6 (3.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.00%) Windows Vista
6 2 (1.00%) UNIX
7 1 (0.50%) Android
7 1 (0.50%) HPUX
7 1 (0.50%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (14.00%) Business Analysis
2 27 (13.50%) Business Intelligence
3 23 (11.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (9.50%) ITIL
5 17 (8.50%) Use Case
5 17 (8.50%) Project Management
6 14 (7.00%) PRINCE2
6 14 (7.00%) UML
7 12 (6.00%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (5.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 10 (5.00%) Data Analysis
9 10 (5.00%) Workflow
9 10 (5.00%) Data Modelling
10 9 (4.50%) Analytics
11 8 (4.00%) Risk Management
11 8 (4.00%) Migration
11 8 (4.00%) Data Management
11 8 (4.00%) Resource Management
11 8 (4.00%) E-Commerce
11 8 (4.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 29 (14.50%) SQL
2 6 (3.00%) T-SQL
2 6 (3.00%) VBA
3 4 (2.00%) C
4 3 (1.50%) C#
4 3 (1.50%) VB
5 2 (1.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.00%) C++
5 2 (1.00%) Java
5 2 (1.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.50%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 19 (9.50%) Degree
2 15 (7.50%) Security Cleared
3 10 (5.00%) ISEB
3 10 (5.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.00%) PMP
4 4 (2.00%) PMI Certification
5 3 (1.50%) ACCA
5 3 (1.50%) CISSP
5 3 (1.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.50%) ISTQB
5 3 (1.50%) CISM
5 3 (1.50%) CIMA
6 2 (1.00%) MCITP
6 2 (1.00%) IIBA
6 2 (1.00%) CBAP
6 2 (1.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.50%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.50%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.50%) SLA
1 7 (3.50%) QA
2 4 (2.00%) P3O
3 3 (1.50%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (8.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.00%) XenApp
3 3 (1.50%) Terminal Services
4 2 (1.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.50%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 8 (4.00%) Tivoli
2 4 (2.00%) SCCM
3 3 (1.50%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (1.50%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (1.00%) SCOM
5 1 (0.50%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.50%) DameWare
Vendors
1 47 (23.50%) Microsoft
2 13 (6.50%) Oracle
3 11 (5.50%) Citrix
4 9 (4.50%) Cognos
5 8 (4.00%) IBM
6 7 (3.50%) MicroStrategy
6 7 (3.50%) VMware
7 6 (3.00%) Remedy
8 5 (2.50%) SAP
8 5 (2.50%) HP
8 5 (2.50%) JD Edwards
9 3 (1.50%) Business Objects
9 3 (1.50%) Avaya
9 3 (1.50%) Northgate
10 2 (1.00%) CheckPoint
10 2 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (1.00%) Apple
10 2 (1.00%) Juniper
10 2 (1.00%) Symantec
10 2 (1.00%) EMC
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