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 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 4 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 171 152 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 18.59% 19.39% 17.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.00% 20.97% 19.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 89 53
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£375 £318 £283
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.11% +12.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £200 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 12 13
Average hourly rate £15.00 £10.75 £16.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.53% -35.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £9.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.70 £17.35 £34.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
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
855 725 669
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 92.93% 92.47% 91.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 515 401 281
Average daily rate £400 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £215 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £512 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 41 39
Average hourly rate £15.50 £15.50 £31.56
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -50.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £9.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £45.00 £44.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

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 6 July 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 6 July 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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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 35 £325 +54.76% 10
Chester -3 30 £331 +25.90% 6
Knutsford 0 15 £419 +31.26% 1
Macclesfield +3 5 - -
Crewe -5 5 £200 - 4
Alderley Edge - 4 - -
Sandbach - 3 £300 - 1
Runcorn +3 2 - - 1
Wilmslow - 2 £338 - 1
Analyst
North West

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 6 July 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.

1 143 (44.41%) Finance
2 79 (24.53%) Banking
3 78 (24.22%) Business Analysis
4 64 (19.88%) Stakeholder Management
5 57 (17.70%) Microsoft
6 41 (12.73%) SQL
7 38 (11.80%) Analytical Skills
8 37 (11.49%) MS Excel
9 36 (11.18%) Windows
10 35 (10.87%) ITIL
11 34 (10.56%) MS Office
11 34 (10.56%) Retail
12 33 (10.25%) Project Management
13 32 (9.94%) Retail Banking
14 24 (7.45%) SLA
15 23 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
15 23 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
16 21 (6.52%) SQL Server
17 20 (6.21%) Active Directory
17 20 (6.21%) Migration
18 19 (5.90%) MS PowerPoint
19 18 (5.59%) Business Intelligence
20 17 (5.28%) Incident Management
20 17 (5.28%) User Acceptance Testing
20 17 (5.28%) Windows 7
21 15 (4.66%) Information Security
21 15 (4.66%) Service Management
21 15 (4.66%) SAP
22 14 (4.35%) Data Analysis
23 13 (4.04%) TCP/IP

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 8 (2.48%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.17%) IBM Notes
3 4 (1.24%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.24%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (0.62%) SAS
4 2 (0.62%) CICS
4 2 (0.62%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.31%) Commerce Server
5 1 (0.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.31%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.31%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 37 (11.49%) MS Excel
2 34 (10.56%) MS Office
3 19 (5.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.24%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.31%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.93%) SAP APO
2 2 (0.62%) SAP FI
2 2 (0.62%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (0.62%) SAP MDM
2 2 (0.62%) SAP CO
2 2 (0.62%) SAP HR
2 2 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.62%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.31%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.24%) Office 365
2 3 (0.93%) SaaS
3 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.04%) TCP/IP
2 12 (3.73%) DHCP
2 12 (3.73%) DNS
3 9 (2.80%) Internet
4 5 (1.55%) Firewall
5 3 (0.93%) Broadband
6 2 (0.62%) ATM
7 1 (0.31%) VPN
7 1 (0.31%) VoIP
7 1 (0.31%) RIP
7 1 (0.31%) Wireless
7 1 (0.31%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (6.52%) SQL Server
2 11 (3.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (1.86%) MS Access
5 4 (1.24%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (1.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (1.24%) Oracle Database
6 3 (0.93%) DB2
7 2 (0.62%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.62%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.62%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (0.62%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.31%) Cognos Report Studio
8 1 (0.31%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 1 (0.31%) Cognos Transformer
8 1 (0.31%) QlikView
8 1 (0.31%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.31%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 4 (1.24%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (1.24%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (0.62%) Cucumber
2 2 (0.62%) JIRA
2 2 (0.62%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (0.62%) HP UFT
2 2 (0.62%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.31%) ERwin
3 1 (0.31%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.31%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.31%) Selenium
3 1 (0.31%) SpecFlow
General
1 143 (44.41%) Finance
2 79 (24.53%) Banking
3 34 (10.56%) Retail
4 32 (9.94%) Retail Banking
5 23 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
6 11 (3.42%) Legal
7 9 (2.80%) Manufacturing
7 9 (2.80%) Telecoms
7 9 (2.80%) Billing
7 9 (2.80%) German Language
8 8 (2.48%) Advertising
9 6 (1.86%) Dutch Language
9 6 (1.86%) French Language
9 6 (1.86%) Russian Language
10 5 (1.55%) Local Government
11 4 (1.24%) Portuguese Language
12 3 (0.93%) Italian Language
12 3 (0.93%) Turkish Language
12 3 (0.93%) General Ledger
13 2 (0.62%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.86%) HTML
1 6 (1.86%) .NET
2 4 (1.24%) Web Services
2 4 (1.24%) XML
2 4 (1.24%) EDI
3 2 (0.62%) ISPF
3 2 (0.62%) ASP.NET
3 2 (0.62%) ODBC
4 1 (0.31%) Classic ASP
4 1 (0.31%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 38 (11.80%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (3.11%) NHS
3 9 (2.80%) Management Information System
4 7 (2.17%) GIS
5 6 (1.86%) Device Driver
6 5 (1.55%) Blackberry
7 4 (1.24%) SCADA
7 4 (1.24%) iPhone
8 3 (0.93%) iPad
8 3 (0.93%) Smartphone
8 3 (0.93%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.62%) CESG
9 2 (0.62%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.62%) Mobile Banking
9 2 (0.62%) Online Banking
9 2 (0.62%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.62%) Informatics
9 2 (0.62%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.62%) Life Science
9 2 (0.62%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 36 (11.18%) Windows
2 17 (5.28%) Windows 7
3 13 (4.04%) Windows XP
4 4 (1.24%) UNIX
5 2 (0.62%) zOS
5 2 (0.62%) Android
6 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.31%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (24.22%) Business Analysis
2 64 (19.88%) Stakeholder Management
3 35 (10.87%) ITIL
4 33 (10.25%) Project Management
5 23 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (6.21%) Migration
7 18 (5.59%) Business Intelligence
8 17 (5.28%) Incident Management
8 17 (5.28%) User Acceptance Testing
9 15 (4.66%) Service Management
9 15 (4.66%) Information Security
10 14 (4.35%) Data Analysis
11 13 (4.04%) CRM
11 13 (4.04%) SDLC
12 12 (3.73%) PRINCE2
12 12 (3.73%) Time Management
13 10 (3.11%) Validation
13 10 (3.11%) Service Delivery
14 9 (2.80%) UML
14 9 (2.80%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 41 (12.73%) SQL
2 7 (2.17%) T-SQL
3 6 (1.86%) VB
4 4 (1.24%) VBA
5 3 (0.93%) PL/SQL
6 2 (0.62%) COBOL
6 2 (0.62%) VBScript
6 2 (0.62%) REXX
6 2 (0.62%) PL/1
6 2 (0.62%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.31%) JCL
7 1 (0.31%) Assembly Language
7 1 (0.31%) Java
7 1 (0.31%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (4.04%) Security Cleared
2 9 (2.80%) MCP
3 8 (2.48%) ISEB
3 8 (2.48%) SC Cleared
4 7 (2.17%) CISSP
5 5 (1.55%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (1.55%) A+ Certification
5 5 (1.55%) CCNP
5 5 (1.55%) CCNA
5 5 (1.55%) PMP
5 5 (1.55%) PMI Certification
5 5 (1.55%) Degree
6 4 (1.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (1.24%) APMP
6 4 (1.24%) CEH
6 4 (1.24%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (0.93%) CCA
7 3 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.62%) CISMP
8 2 (0.62%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (7.45%) SLA
2 8 (2.48%) QA
3 6 (1.86%) FATCA
4 5 (1.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (1.24%) GAMP
5 4 (1.24%) GMP
6 1 (0.31%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.31%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (6.21%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.93%) XenApp
2 3 (0.93%) XenDesktop
3 2 (0.62%) vSphere
4 1 (0.31%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 10 (3.11%) OpenView
2 7 (2.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 5 (1.55%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (1.24%) SCCM
5 1 (0.31%) OVSD
Vendors
1 57 (17.70%) Microsoft
2 15 (4.66%) SAP
3 13 (4.04%) HP
4 10 (3.11%) Oracle
5 7 (2.17%) Cognos
5 7 (2.17%) Lotus
6 5 (1.55%) Sun
6 5 (1.55%) ArcSight
7 4 (1.24%) Wonderware
7 4 (1.24%) Symantec
7 4 (1.24%) Citrix
8 3 (0.93%) IBM
8 3 (0.93%) Informatica
8 3 (0.93%) Tableau
8 3 (0.93%) VMware
9 2 (0.62%) Teradata
9 2 (0.62%) Remedy
9 2 (0.62%) McAfee
10 1 (0.31%) ATG
10 1 (0.31%) Avaya
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