The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Analyst
Rank 42 46 45
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 17 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.64% 1.29% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.88% 1.45% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 1
Average daily rate
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£400 £425 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +16.43%
UK excluding London average daily rate £384 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.64% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £30.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-41.66% +42.85%
Senior 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
590 553 473
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 91.76% 89.34% 94.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 380 308 219
Average daily rate £350 £325 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £205 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £485 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 30 32
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £14.67
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.98 £9.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.65 £34.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Senior Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Senior Analyst in the job title across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Senior Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Senior Analyst across the Birmingham region.

Senior Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Senior Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Analyst across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Senior Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Senior Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Senior Analyst across the Birmingham region.

Senior Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Senior Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Senior 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 Senior Analyst in their job title.

1 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (37.50%) Coaching
3 8 (33.33%) Open Source
3 8 (33.33%) Web Services
4 7 (29.17%) Finance
4 7 (29.17%) Scrum
4 7 (29.17%) Business Analysis
5 6 (25.00%) Kanban
5 6 (25.00%) Project Management
6 5 (20.83%) PRINCE2
6 5 (20.83%) ISEB
6 5 (20.83%) Data Governance
6 5 (20.83%) Business Transformation
6 5 (20.83%) User Stories
7 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
7 4 (16.67%) UML
7 4 (16.67%) ITIL
7 4 (16.67%) Law
8 3 (12.50%) Windows
8 3 (12.50%) Waterfall
8 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (8.33%) Windows 7
9 2 (8.33%) Billing
9 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
9 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
9 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
9 2 (8.33%) MS Project
9 2 (8.33%) MS Office
9 2 (8.33%) SQL

Senior Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Senior 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 Senior Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.17%) SAS
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.33%) MS Project
2 2 (8.33%) MS Office
3 1 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) SAN
2 1 (4.17%) LAN
2 1 (4.17%) WAN
2 1 (4.17%) DHCP
2 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.17%) DNS
2 1 (4.17%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.17%) Base SAS
General
1 7 (29.17%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) Law
3 2 (8.33%) Billing
4 1 (4.17%) Back Office
4 1 (4.17%) Banking
4 1 (4.17%) Retail
4 1 (4.17%) Financial Institution
4 1 (4.17%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (4.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (4.17%) Clustering
2 1 (4.17%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.17%) PMI
2 1 (4.17%) Credit Risk
2 1 (4.17%) PDA
2 1 (4.17%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Windows
2 2 (8.33%) Windows 7
2 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (37.50%) Coaching
3 7 (29.17%) Scrum
3 7 (29.17%) Business Analysis
4 6 (25.00%) Kanban
4 6 (25.00%) Project Management
5 5 (20.83%) PRINCE2
5 5 (20.83%) Data Governance
5 5 (20.83%) Business Transformation
5 5 (20.83%) User Stories
6 4 (16.67%) UML
6 4 (16.67%) ITIL
7 3 (12.50%) Waterfall
7 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
9 1 (4.17%) Change Management
9 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (4.17%) Business Continuity
9 1 (4.17%) Migration
9 1 (4.17%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) C#
2 1 (4.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) ISEB
2 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.17%) PMP
3 1 (4.17%) PMI Certification
3 1 (4.17%) MCSE
3 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) P3O
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) XenApp
2 1 (4.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (8.33%) Citrix
1 2 (8.33%) VMware
2 1 (4.17%) Symantec