The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire 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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 3 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 229 164 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 20.65% 19.74% 16.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 21.96% 21.35% 18.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 93 68
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£380 £309 £316
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.97% -2.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £105 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £418 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 24 17
Average hourly rate £13.50 £14.81 £31.56
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.84% -53.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.62 £8.50 £14.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.33 £31.56 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.55 £14.75 £14.25
% change year-on-year
-1.35% +3.50%
Analyst
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire 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
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1043 768 756
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 94.05% 92.42% 91.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 681 411 354
Average daily rate £400 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 62 52
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £31.56
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -52.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £8.50 £14.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £40.00 £44.90
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 Cheshire

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

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -2 58 £400 +29.03% 9
Chester -5 32 £325 +23.80% 9
Knutsford 0 23 £450 +58.45% 2
Macclesfield 0 9 £380 - 3
Alderley Edge - 7 £357 - 1
Runcorn +6 5 - - 1
Crewe +2 5 £200 - 2
Wilmslow - 2 £350 -
Sandbach 0 1 - -
Northwich - 1 - - 2
Analyst
North West

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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.

1 160 (41.78%) Finance
2 98 (25.59%) Banking
3 79 (20.63%) Business Analysis
4 69 (18.02%) Stakeholder Management
5 61 (15.93%) Agile Software Development
6 58 (15.14%) SQL
7 55 (14.36%) Microsoft
8 51 (13.32%) Retail
9 47 (12.27%) ITIL
9 47 (12.27%) Retail Banking
10 45 (11.75%) Analytical Skills
11 43 (11.23%) Project Management
12 41 (10.70%) MS Excel
13 38 (9.92%) Windows
14 34 (8.88%) Pharmaceutical
15 32 (8.36%) MS Office
16 28 (7.31%) SLA
17 25 (6.53%) Migration
18 24 (6.27%) Incident Management
19 23 (6.01%) User Acceptance Testing
20 21 (5.48%) Business Intelligence
20 21 (5.48%) SQL Server
21 20 (5.22%) MS PowerPoint
22 19 (4.96%) CRM
22 19 (4.96%) Active Directory
23 17 (4.44%) SAP
23 17 (4.44%) Security Cleared
24 16 (4.18%) Service Delivery
25 15 (3.92%) Legal
25 15 (3.92%) HTML

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 13 (3.39%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.31%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.04%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (1.04%) StreamWeaver
4 3 (0.78%) Apache Solr
5 2 (0.52%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.52%) JBoss
6 1 (0.26%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.26%) SAS
6 1 (0.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.26%) CMS
6 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 41 (10.70%) MS Excel
2 32 (8.36%) MS Office
3 20 (5.22%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.04%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.78%) MS Project
6 2 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.26%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 10 (2.61%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (1.04%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (0.78%) SAP APO
3 3 (0.78%) SAP MDM
4 2 (0.52%) SAP HR
4 2 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.52%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.26%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.26%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.26%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.04%) Office 365
2 3 (0.78%) SaaS
3 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.92%) TCP/IP
2 14 (3.66%) DHCP
2 14 (3.66%) DNS
3 11 (2.87%) Internet
4 4 (1.04%) FTP
4 4 (1.04%) HTTP
4 4 (1.04%) SMTP
5 3 (0.78%) Firewall
6 2 (0.52%) Broadband
7 1 (0.26%) VoIP
7 1 (0.26%) ATM
7 1 (0.26%) VPN
7 1 (0.26%) Wireless
7 1 (0.26%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (5.48%) SQL Server
2 9 (2.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (2.09%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (1.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (1.31%) MS Access
6 4 (1.04%) QlikView
7 3 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (0.78%) MongoDB
7 3 (0.78%) DB2
8 2 (0.52%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.52%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (0.52%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.52%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.52%) DataStage
8 2 (0.52%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (0.26%) Cognos Report Studio
9 1 (0.26%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 1 (0.26%) Cognos Transformer
9 1 (0.26%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.26%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 5 (1.31%) Talend Open Studio
1 5 (1.31%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (1.04%) JIRA
2 4 (1.04%) Selenium
3 3 (0.78%) Cucumber
4 2 (0.52%) WebDriver
4 2 (0.52%) FishEye
4 2 (0.52%) SpecFlow
4 2 (0.52%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.52%) HP UFT
4 2 (0.52%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.26%) ERwin
5 1 (0.26%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.26%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.26%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.26%) Rational DOORS
General
1 160 (41.78%) Finance
2 98 (25.59%) Banking
3 51 (13.32%) Retail
4 47 (12.27%) Retail Banking
5 34 (8.88%) Pharmaceutical
6 15 (3.92%) Legal
7 13 (3.39%) Telecoms
8 12 (3.13%) Billing
9 10 (2.61%) Advertising
10 7 (1.83%) Manufacturing
10 7 (1.83%) General Ledger
11 5 (1.31%) German Language
12 4 (1.04%) Italian Language
12 4 (1.04%) Portuguese Language
12 4 (1.04%) Russian Language
12 4 (1.04%) French Language
13 3 (0.78%) Turkish Language
14 2 (0.52%) Spanish Language
14 2 (0.52%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.52%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (3.92%) HTML
2 10 (2.61%) XML
3 8 (2.09%) .NET
4 4 (1.04%) JDBC
4 4 (1.04%) EDI
4 4 (1.04%) SAP XI
4 4 (1.04%) Web Services
5 3 (0.78%) ASP.NET
5 3 (0.78%) CSS
6 2 (0.52%) SOAP
6 2 (0.52%) Struts
6 2 (0.52%) J2EE
6 2 (0.52%) Classic ASP
6 2 (0.52%) Spring
6 2 (0.52%) Middleware
6 2 (0.52%) ODBC
6 2 (0.52%) HTML5
6 2 (0.52%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.26%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.26%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 45 (11.75%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (2.35%) Mobile App
2 9 (2.35%) NHS
2 9 (2.35%) Device Driver
3 6 (1.57%) GIS
3 6 (1.57%) Life Science
4 5 (1.31%) Online Banking
4 5 (1.31%) Learning Management System
4 5 (1.31%) Management Information System
4 5 (1.31%) Mainframe
5 4 (1.04%) SCORM
5 4 (1.04%) Data Structures
6 3 (0.78%) Data Centre
6 3 (0.78%) Mobile Banking
6 3 (0.78%) Google Search Appliance
6 3 (0.78%) SCADA
6 3 (0.78%) IVR
6 3 (0.78%) Blackberry
6 3 (0.78%) PMI
7 2 (0.52%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 38 (9.92%) Windows
2 11 (2.87%) Windows XP
2 11 (2.87%) Windows 7
2 11 (2.87%) UNIX
3 4 (1.04%) Android
3 4 (1.04%) Solaris
3 4 (1.04%) Linux
4 2 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (0.52%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (20.63%) Business Analysis
2 69 (18.02%) Stakeholder Management
3 61 (15.93%) Agile Software Development
4 47 (12.27%) ITIL
5 43 (11.23%) Project Management
6 25 (6.53%) Migration
7 24 (6.27%) Incident Management
8 23 (6.01%) User Acceptance Testing
9 21 (5.48%) Business Intelligence
10 19 (4.96%) CRM
11 16 (4.18%) Service Delivery
12 14 (3.66%) Time Management
13 13 (3.39%) Problem Management
13 13 (3.39%) PRINCE2
13 13 (3.39%) Service Management
13 13 (3.39%) Waterfall
14 12 (3.13%) ETL
14 12 (3.13%) Data Management
15 11 (2.87%) Risk Management
15 11 (2.87%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 58 (15.14%) SQL
2 12 (3.13%) T-SQL
3 9 (2.35%) Java
4 7 (1.83%) VB
5 5 (1.31%) VBA
6 4 (1.04%) REXX
6 4 (1.04%) JCL
6 4 (1.04%) COBOL
7 2 (0.52%) C#
7 2 (0.52%) VBScript
7 2 (0.52%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.26%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.26%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.26%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (4.44%) Security Cleared
2 10 (2.61%) SC Cleared
3 8 (2.09%) Degree
4 7 (1.83%) PMI Certification
5 6 (1.57%) MCP
6 5 (1.31%) CCNP
6 5 (1.31%) CCNA
6 5 (1.31%) CISSP
6 5 (1.31%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (1.31%) A+ Certification
6 5 (1.31%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (1.31%) ACCA
6 5 (1.31%) CIMA
6 5 (1.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 5 (1.31%) APMP
7 4 (1.04%) CEH
7 4 (1.04%) PMP
7 4 (1.04%) ISEB
8 3 (0.78%) CCA
9 2 (0.52%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (7.31%) SLA
2 9 (2.35%) QA
3 6 (1.57%) FATCA
4 4 (1.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.78%) GAMP
5 3 (0.78%) GMP
6 1 (0.26%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.26%) ISO 8583
6 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (4.96%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.52%) XenApp
2 2 (0.52%) XenDesktop
2 2 (0.52%) vSphere
3 1 (0.26%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 7 (1.83%) SCCM
2 6 (1.57%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (1.57%) OpenView
3 1 (0.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 55 (14.36%) Microsoft
2 17 (4.44%) SAP
3 12 (3.13%) Oracle
4 10 (2.61%) HP
5 8 (2.09%) Tableau
5 8 (2.09%) ServiceNow
6 7 (1.83%) Cognos
7 5 (1.31%) Sun
7 5 (1.31%) Informatica
7 5 (1.31%) ArcSight
7 5 (1.31%) Talend
7 5 (1.31%) Saba
8 4 (1.04%) webMethods
8 4 (1.04%) Symantec
9 3 (0.78%) Citrix
9 3 (0.78%) Avaya
9 3 (0.78%) Google
9 3 (0.78%) Wonderware
10 2 (0.52%) IBM
10 2 (0.52%) Teradata
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