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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 4 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 103 124 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 14.01% 16.58% 15.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.61% 18.00% 17.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 71 69
Average daily rate
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£350 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £150 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £437
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 16 6
Average hourly rate £15.75 £13.75 £11.08
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.54% +24.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.88 £11.20 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £25.00 £11.58
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £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
705 689 608
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.92% 92.11% 92.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 438 384 383
Average daily rate £375 £350 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £185 £213
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 33 40 26
Average hourly rate £16.50 £12.75 £13.98
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.41% -8.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.77 £11.20 £9.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £25.00 £29.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

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 28 August 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 66 (30.70%) Finance
2 37 (17.21%) Banking
3 36 (16.74%) Microsoft
3 36 (16.74%) Analytical Skills
4 32 (14.88%) Stakeholder Management
5 28 (13.02%) ITIL
6 27 (12.56%) Windows
7 25 (11.63%) Business Analysis
8 21 (9.77%) MS Excel
9 20 (9.30%) Windows 7
10 19 (8.84%) Retail
10 19 (8.84%) Agile Software Development
11 18 (8.37%) CRM
11 18 (8.37%) SQL
11 18 (8.37%) Project Management
11 18 (8.37%) User Acceptance Testing
12 17 (7.91%) Windows XP
12 17 (7.91%) Active Directory
13 15 (6.98%) SLA
13 15 (6.98%) MS Office
14 14 (6.51%) Migration
15 13 (6.05%) Service Management
15 13 (6.05%) Business Intelligence
16 11 (5.12%) SQL Server
17 10 (4.65%) Legal
17 10 (4.65%) ISEB
17 10 (4.65%) Change Management
17 10 (4.65%) Security Cleared
18 9 (4.19%) SC Cleared
18 9 (4.19%) Citrix

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 7 (3.26%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.79%) WorkSite
3 4 (1.86%) IIS
4 3 (1.40%) IBM Notes
4 3 (1.40%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.40%) SAS
4 3 (1.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (1.40%) Lync
4 3 (1.40%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.93%) CMS
5 2 (0.93%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 21 (9.77%) MS Excel
2 15 (6.98%) MS Office
3 9 (4.19%) MS Project
4 4 (1.86%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.93%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.47%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.47%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 9 (4.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.93%) Eikon
3 1 (0.47%) TRIRIGA
3 1 (0.47%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.47%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.47%) CA PPM
3 1 (0.47%) Cerner Millennium
3 1 (0.47%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.47%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.47%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.47%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.47%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.79%) Office 365
2 1 (0.47%) IBM Blueworks
2 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.47%) SaaS
2 1 (0.47%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.72%) VPN
2 7 (3.26%) LAN
3 5 (2.33%) WAN
4 4 (1.86%) Firewall
5 3 (1.40%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (1.40%) VoIP
6 2 (0.93%) LDAP
6 2 (0.93%) Unified Communications
6 2 (0.93%) IPsec
7 1 (0.47%) VLAN
7 1 (0.47%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (0.47%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.47%) FCoE
7 1 (0.47%) NetScaler
7 1 (0.47%) Broadband
7 1 (0.47%) SAN
7 1 (0.47%) Intranet
7 1 (0.47%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (5.12%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 9 (4.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (3.72%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (2.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (2.33%) OLAP
5 5 (2.33%) OLAP Cube
6 4 (1.86%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.40%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (1.40%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.93%) SAP BW
9 1 (0.47%) SAP BI
9 1 (0.47%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 1 (0.47%) IBM InfoSphere
9 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Power View
9 1 (0.47%) MS Access
9 1 (0.47%) MOLAP
9 1 (0.47%) ROLAP
9 1 (0.47%) HOLAP
Development Applications
1 3 (1.40%) JIRA
2 1 (0.47%) Rational Rose
2 1 (0.47%) Toad
General
1 66 (30.70%) Finance
2 37 (17.21%) Banking
3 19 (8.84%) Retail
4 10 (4.65%) Legal
5 7 (3.26%) Law
6 5 (2.33%) Corporate Banking
7 4 (1.86%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.86%) Retail Banking
7 4 (1.86%) Investment Banking
8 3 (1.40%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.40%) Advertising
9 2 (0.93%) Front Office
9 2 (0.93%) Billing
9 2 (0.93%) Marketing
10 1 (0.47%) German Language
10 1 (0.47%) Local Government
10 1 (0.47%) Electronics
10 1 (0.47%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.40%) XML
1 3 (1.40%) JSON
2 1 (0.47%) MDX
2 1 (0.47%) SAP Business Workflow
2 1 (0.47%) XMPP
2 1 (0.47%) .NET Framework
2 1 (0.47%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 36 (16.74%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (3.26%) Blackberry
3 6 (2.79%) CMDB
4 5 (2.33%) Performance Metrics
5 3 (1.40%) NHS
5 3 (1.40%) User Experience
5 3 (1.40%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.93%) Derivative
6 2 (0.93%) Mathematics
6 2 (0.93%) Computer Science
6 2 (0.93%) Data Centre
6 2 (0.93%) Wiki
7 1 (0.47%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.47%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.47%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.47%) Life Science
7 1 (0.47%) PDA
7 1 (0.47%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 27 (12.56%) Windows
2 20 (9.30%) Windows 7
3 17 (7.91%) Windows XP
4 5 (2.33%) Linux
5 4 (1.86%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (1.40%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.93%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (14.88%) Stakeholder Management
2 28 (13.02%) ITIL
3 25 (11.63%) Business Analysis
4 19 (8.84%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (8.37%) User Acceptance Testing
5 18 (8.37%) CRM
5 18 (8.37%) Project Management
6 14 (6.51%) Migration
7 13 (6.05%) Service Management
7 13 (6.05%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (4.65%) Change Management
9 9 (4.19%) Validation
10 8 (3.72%) Configuration Management
10 8 (3.72%) PRINCE2
10 8 (3.72%) Time Management
10 8 (3.72%) Test Scripting
10 8 (3.72%) Data Validation
10 8 (3.72%) Root Cause Analysis
11 7 (3.26%) Transition Management
11 7 (3.26%) Data Reconciliation
Programming Languages
1 18 (8.37%) SQL
2 9 (4.19%) T-SQL
3 2 (0.93%) VBA
3 2 (0.93%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.47%) C
4 1 (0.47%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (4.65%) ISEB
1 10 (4.65%) Security Cleared
2 9 (4.19%) SC Cleared
3 7 (3.26%) Degree
4 6 (2.79%) ISTQB
5 4 (1.86%) CISA
5 4 (1.86%) CISM
5 4 (1.86%) CISSP
5 4 (1.86%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (1.86%) CRISC
6 3 (1.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (1.40%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.40%) CCNA
6 3 (1.40%) BC Cleared
7 2 (0.93%) CCNP
8 1 (0.47%) MCP
8 1 (0.47%) CCA
8 1 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.47%) PMP
8 1 (0.47%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.98%) SLA
2 6 (2.79%) QA
3 4 (1.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.40%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.40%) FATCA
5 1 (0.47%) HL7
5 1 (0.47%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.47%) Solvency II
System Software
1 17 (7.91%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.93%) XenApp
3 1 (0.47%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (0.93%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.47%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (0.47%) SCCM
Vendors
1 36 (16.74%) Microsoft
2 9 (4.19%) Citrix
3 8 (3.72%) HP
4 6 (2.79%) Cisco
5 5 (2.33%) McAfee
5 5 (2.33%) LANDesk
6 4 (1.86%) SAP
7 3 (1.40%) Cognos
7 3 (1.40%) Lotus
8 2 (0.93%) Reuters
8 2 (0.93%) Oracle
8 2 (0.93%) Remedy
8 2 (0.93%) Progress
8 2 (0.93%) IBM
8 2 (0.93%) Dell
8 2 (0.93%) Yahoo!
8 2 (0.93%) Tableau
9 1 (0.47%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.47%) PayPal
9 1 (0.47%) Netezza
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Rate: £175 - £190 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Rate: £569 - £609 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
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Hydrogen Group
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Technical Team Solutions
Rate: From £280 to £330 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Rate: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
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Volt
Rate: £16.00 - £19.00 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
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University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust
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Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
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Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
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