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 20 April 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
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 4 2 5
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 168 143 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 16.94% 17.08% 13.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.89% 18.79% 15.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 70 39
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£416 £350 £278
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.92% +25.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £138 £139
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 10 7
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.95 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.52% +11.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.63 £12.22 £11.24
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £35.11 £18.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +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
939 761 672
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 94.66% 90.92% 90.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 563 373 319
Average daily rate £413 £376 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.85% +7.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £503 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 59 45
Average hourly rate £16.84 £31.53 £19.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.58% +59.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.49 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%

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 20 April 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 20 April 2015.

Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram 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 20 April 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
Chester -2 35 £356 +1.78% 13
Warrington -13 22 £400 +20.30% 10
Knutsford 0 15 £413 +36.81% 3
Crewe - 7 £188 - 12
Macclesfield -7 5 £250 +194.11% 4
Alderley Edge -2 4 £425 -
Runcorn +2 1 - - 2
Northwich -1 1 - -
Wilmslow - 1 £325 - 3
Daresbury - - - -
Analyst
North West

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 20 April 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.

1 113 (40.21%) Finance
2 66 (23.49%) Banking
3 65 (23.13%) Microsoft
4 63 (22.42%) Stakeholder Management
5 51 (18.15%) Business Analysis
6 45 (16.01%) Analytical Skills
7 38 (13.52%) MS Office
8 37 (13.17%) Windows
9 35 (12.46%) MS Excel
10 32 (11.39%) ITIL
10 32 (11.39%) SQL
11 28 (9.96%) SLA
11 28 (9.96%) Project Management
12 26 (9.25%) Retail
13 22 (7.83%) Service Management
14 21 (7.47%) Retail Banking
15 20 (7.12%) MS PowerPoint
15 20 (7.12%) HP
16 19 (6.76%) Security Cleared
17 18 (6.41%) OpenView
17 18 (6.41%) Data Analysis
17 18 (6.41%) Agile Software Development
18 17 (6.05%) SQL Server
18 17 (6.05%) MCP
19 16 (5.69%) IBM Notes
19 16 (5.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
19 16 (5.69%) Lotus
20 14 (4.98%) Information Security
20 14 (4.98%) Active Directory
20 14 (4.98%) Business Intelligence

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 16 (5.69%) IBM Notes
2 8 (2.85%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.78%) SAS
4 3 (1.07%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.71%) CICS
5 2 (0.71%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.36%) Commerce Server
6 1 (0.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.36%) WebSphere
Applications
1 38 (13.52%) MS Office
2 35 (12.46%) MS Excel
3 20 (7.12%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (2.85%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.36%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.78%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.07%) SAP APO
3 2 (0.71%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.71%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.71%) SAP CO
3 2 (0.71%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (0.71%) SAP MDM
3 2 (0.71%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.36%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.36%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.36%) Office 365
1 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.20%) TCP/IP
2 7 (2.49%) Internet
3 6 (2.14%) DHCP
3 6 (2.14%) DNS
4 3 (1.07%) Firewall
5 2 (0.71%) ATM
6 1 (0.36%) Broadband
6 1 (0.36%) VoIP
6 1 (0.36%) RIP
6 1 (0.36%) VPN
6 1 (0.36%) Intranet
6 1 (0.36%) Wireless
6 1 (0.36%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (0.36%) iBeacon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (6.05%) SQL Server
2 11 (3.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (2.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (2.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (1.42%) MS Access
5 3 (1.07%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.07%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.71%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.71%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (0.71%) Data Mining
6 2 (0.71%) DB2
7 1 (0.36%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.36%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.36%) Base SAS
7 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.36%) QlikView
7 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.36%) Big Data
7 1 (0.36%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (2.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (0.71%) Cucumber
2 2 (0.71%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.36%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.36%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (0.36%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.36%) ERwin
3 1 (0.36%) Selenium
3 1 (0.36%) Ranorex
3 1 (0.36%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (0.36%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.36%) WebDriver
General
1 113 (40.21%) Finance
2 66 (23.49%) Banking
3 26 (9.25%) Retail
4 21 (7.47%) Retail Banking
5 13 (4.63%) Pharmaceutical
6 9 (3.20%) Manufacturing
7 8 (2.85%) Local Government
8 6 (2.14%) Dutch Language
8 6 (2.14%) German Language
9 5 (1.78%) Advertising
10 4 (1.42%) French Language
10 4 (1.42%) Legal
11 3 (1.07%) Russian Language
12 2 (0.71%) Billing
12 2 (0.71%) Marketing
12 2 (0.71%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.71%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.71%) Law
13 1 (0.36%) Electronics
13 1 (0.36%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.42%) HTML
1 4 (1.42%) .NET
2 3 (1.07%) Web Services
3 2 (0.71%) ISPF
3 2 (0.71%) ODBC
4 1 (0.36%) XML
4 1 (0.36%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 45 (16.01%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (3.91%) Management Information System
3 7 (2.49%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (1.78%) Blackberry
4 5 (1.78%) User Experience
5 4 (1.42%) Data Extraction
5 4 (1.42%) SCADA
5 4 (1.42%) GIS
5 4 (1.42%) Device Driver
5 4 (1.42%) NHS
6 3 (1.07%) Smartphone
6 3 (1.07%) Reference Data
6 3 (1.07%) Informatics
6 3 (1.07%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.71%) Open Source
7 2 (0.71%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.71%) IBM Mainframe
7 2 (0.71%) iPhone
7 2 (0.71%) CESG
7 2 (0.71%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 37 (13.17%) Windows
2 11 (3.91%) Windows XP
2 11 (3.91%) Windows 7
3 2 (0.71%) Android
3 2 (0.71%) zOS
4 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.36%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (22.42%) Stakeholder Management
2 51 (18.15%) Business Analysis
3 32 (11.39%) ITIL
4 28 (9.96%) Project Management
5 22 (7.83%) Service Management
6 18 (6.41%) Data Analysis
6 18 (6.41%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (4.98%) Information Security
7 14 (4.98%) Business Intelligence
8 13 (4.63%) Data Modelling
8 13 (4.63%) Migration
8 13 (4.63%) Incident Management
8 13 (4.63%) Time Management
9 10 (3.56%) Change Management
9 10 (3.56%) PRINCE2
10 9 (3.20%) E-Commerce
11 8 (2.85%) User Acceptance Testing
11 8 (2.85%) Programme Management
11 8 (2.85%) Validation
12 7 (2.49%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 32 (11.39%) SQL
2 6 (2.14%) T-SQL
3 3 (1.07%) PL/SQL
3 3 (1.07%) VBA
4 2 (0.71%) PowerShell
4 2 (0.71%) REXX
4 2 (0.71%) PL/1
4 2 (0.71%) Java
4 2 (0.71%) COBOL
4 2 (0.71%) VBScript
4 2 (0.71%) VB
5 1 (0.36%) C#
5 1 (0.36%) Assembly Language
5 1 (0.36%) JCL
Qualifications
1 19 (6.76%) Security Cleared
2 17 (6.05%) MCP
3 12 (4.27%) SC Cleared
4 9 (3.20%) ISEB
5 8 (2.85%) PMP
5 8 (2.85%) PMI Certification
6 7 (2.49%) Degree
7 4 (1.42%) CISSP
7 4 (1.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.71%) CISMP
8 2 (0.71%) A+ Certification
8 2 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.71%) CCA
8 2 (0.71%) CCNP
8 2 (0.71%) CCNA
9 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.36%) CIPD
9 1 (0.36%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.36%) MCDST
9 1 (0.36%) CAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (9.96%) SLA
2 13 (4.63%) QA
3 5 (1.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.42%) GAMP
4 4 (1.42%) GMP
5 2 (0.71%) FATCA
6 1 (0.36%) ISO 8583
6 1 (0.36%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (4.98%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.71%) vSphere
3 1 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.36%) XenApp
3 1 (0.36%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 18 (6.41%) OpenView
2 16 (5.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (1.42%) SCCM
4 2 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.36%) OVSD
Vendors
1 65 (23.13%) Microsoft
2 20 (7.12%) HP
3 16 (5.69%) Lotus
4 12 (4.27%) Oracle
5 11 (3.91%) SAP
6 6 (2.14%) VMware
7 4 (1.42%) Wonderware
7 4 (1.42%) Citrix
7 4 (1.42%) Trillium
7 4 (1.42%) Cognos
8 3 (1.07%) IBM
8 3 (1.07%) Sun
8 3 (1.07%) Informatica
8 3 (1.07%) Google
9 2 (0.71%) ArcSight
9 2 (0.71%) Tableau
10 1 (0.36%) Cisco
10 1 (0.36%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.36%) Avaya
10 1 (0.36%) Symantec
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