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 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 2 5 6
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 171 146 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 19.84% 17.59% 15.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 21.40% 19.19% 15.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 69 73
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£310 £308 £324
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% -4.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £196 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £420 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
- +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 17 8
Average hourly rate £14.31 £31.56 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.65% +57.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £12.84 £13.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.56 £35.00 £49.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.75 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+1.72% -6.45%
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
799 761 848
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 92.69% 91.69% 94.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 439 351 473
Average daily rate £375 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £213 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 47 44
Average hourly rate £15.25 £31.56 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.67% +57.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £11.77 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.98%

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 August 2014.

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 August 2014.

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 August 2014. 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 +6 56 £268 -4.88% 7
Chester +3 35 £285 -3.38% 5
Knutsford +2 10 £284 -23.86% 2
Macclesfield +1 5 - -
Runcorn -7 3 £108 -66.40%
Crewe -7 2 - - 1
Nantwich - 2 £203 - 1
Northwich - - - - 1
Alderley Edge - - - - 1
Wilmslow - - - - 2
Daresbury - - - -
Analyst
North West

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 92 (28.93%) Finance
2 59 (18.55%) Microsoft
3 52 (16.35%) Banking
4 49 (15.41%) Windows
5 46 (14.47%) ITIL
6 45 (14.15%) SQL
7 43 (13.52%) MS Excel
8 41 (12.89%) Stakeholder Management
9 37 (11.64%) Business Analysis
10 33 (10.38%) MS Office
11 30 (9.43%) Data Analysis
12 28 (8.81%) Active Directory
13 25 (7.86%) SLA
14 24 (7.55%) ISEB
14 24 (7.55%) Migration
15 23 (7.23%) Agile Software Development
16 20 (6.29%) Project Management
16 20 (6.29%) SC Cleared
16 20 (6.29%) Security Cleared
17 19 (5.97%) Service Management
18 18 (5.66%) Validation
19 17 (5.35%) MS PowerPoint
20 16 (5.03%) Retail
20 16 (5.03%) Information Security
20 16 (5.03%) HP
20 16 (5.03%) Windows Server 2003
20 16 (5.03%) E-Commerce
20 16 (5.03%) SQL Server
20 16 (5.03%) .NET
20 16 (5.03%) Windows Server 2008

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 14 (4.40%) SharePoint
2 9 (2.83%) IBM Notes
3 7 (2.20%) SAS
4 5 (1.57%) Lync
5 4 (1.26%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (1.26%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (0.63%) CMS
6 2 (0.63%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.63%) TIBCO EMS
6 2 (0.63%) MS Project Server
6 2 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.31%) CICS
Applications
1 43 (13.52%) MS Excel
2 33 (10.38%) MS Office
3 17 (5.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (2.83%) MS Visio
5 7 (2.20%) MS Project
6 4 (1.26%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.31%) Mingle
7 1 (0.31%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (0.63%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.31%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.31%) SAP PM
2 1 (0.31%) SAP APO
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.31%) SaaS
1 1 (0.31%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.77%) DHCP
2 10 (3.14%) DNS
3 8 (2.52%) Firewall
3 8 (2.52%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.26%) FTP
4 4 (1.26%) SAN
4 4 (1.26%) Intranet
5 3 (0.94%) Network Security
5 3 (0.94%) VoIP
6 2 (0.63%) Unified Communications
6 2 (0.63%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (0.63%) HTTP
6 2 (0.63%) VPN
6 2 (0.63%) GSM
7 1 (0.31%) LAN
7 1 (0.31%) ATM
7 1 (0.31%) Broadband
7 1 (0.31%) Internet
7 1 (0.31%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (5.03%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.57%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (1.26%) MS Access
3 4 (1.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (0.94%) Base SAS
5 2 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.63%) QlikView
6 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.31%) DTS
6 1 (0.31%) Adabas
6 1 (0.31%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.31%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.31%) Informix
6 1 (0.31%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.31%) Cognos Report Studio
6 1 (0.31%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 1 (0.31%) Cognos Transformer
Development Applications
1 8 (2.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (1.57%) JIRA
3 2 (0.63%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (0.63%) MSTest
4 1 (0.31%) LoadUI
4 1 (0.31%) OpenSTA
4 1 (0.31%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.31%) JMeter
4 1 (0.31%) LSMW
4 1 (0.31%) Selenium
4 1 (0.31%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 92 (28.93%) Finance
2 52 (16.35%) Banking
3 16 (5.03%) Retail
4 12 (3.77%) Back Office
5 11 (3.46%) Telecoms
6 10 (3.14%) Retail Banking
7 9 (2.83%) Advertising
8 7 (2.20%) Legal
9 4 (1.26%) Local Government
10 3 (0.94%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.63%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.63%) German Language
12 1 (0.31%) Norwegian Language
12 1 (0.31%) Portuguese Language
12 1 (0.31%) Swedish Language
12 1 (0.31%) Marketing
12 1 (0.31%) Dutch Language
12 1 (0.31%) French Language
12 1 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.31%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (5.03%) .NET
2 6 (1.89%) Web Services
3 4 (1.26%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.63%) Rendezvous
4 2 (0.63%) Middleware
5 1 (0.31%) OLE
5 1 (0.31%) BAPI
5 1 (0.31%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.31%) Regular Expression
5 1 (0.31%) JSP
5 1 (0.31%) Flash
5 1 (0.31%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (0.31%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (4.72%) NHS
2 9 (2.83%) Clustering
2 9 (2.83%) CMDB
3 6 (1.89%) IVR
3 6 (1.89%) Management Information System
4 4 (1.26%) Mainframe
5 3 (0.94%) Blackberry
5 3 (0.94%) Credit Risk
5 3 (0.94%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (0.94%) Visualisation
5 3 (0.94%) Computer Science
6 2 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.63%) Data Extraction
6 2 (0.63%) Fat Client
6 2 (0.63%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (0.63%) Mathematics
6 2 (0.63%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.31%) PMI
7 1 (0.31%) Firmware
7 1 (0.31%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 49 (15.41%) Windows
2 16 (5.03%) Windows Server 2003
2 16 (5.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (4.72%) UNIX
3 15 (4.72%) Windows XP
4 13 (4.09%) Linux
5 12 (3.77%) Windows 7
6 6 (1.89%) AIX
7 4 (1.26%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.63%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.31%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (14.47%) ITIL
2 41 (12.89%) Stakeholder Management
3 37 (11.64%) Business Analysis
4 30 (9.43%) Data Analysis
5 24 (7.55%) Migration
6 23 (7.23%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (6.29%) Project Management
8 19 (5.97%) Service Management
9 18 (5.66%) Validation
10 16 (5.03%) E-Commerce
10 16 (5.03%) Information Security
11 15 (4.72%) Test Scripting
12 14 (4.40%) Data Modelling
13 12 (3.77%) Software Testing
13 12 (3.77%) Systems Analysis
14 11 (3.46%) Incident Management
15 9 (2.83%) Requirements Analysis
15 9 (2.83%) Integration Testing
15 9 (2.83%) Service Delivery
15 9 (2.83%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (14.15%) SQL
2 9 (2.83%) T-SQL
3 5 (1.57%) VB
3 5 (1.57%) Java
3 5 (1.57%) PowerShell
4 4 (1.26%) VBA
5 3 (0.94%) Shell Script
6 2 (0.63%) Perl
6 2 (0.63%) SAS Macro
6 2 (0.63%) C
6 2 (0.63%) ABAP
7 1 (0.31%) C#
7 1 (0.31%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.31%) R
7 1 (0.31%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.31%) X++
Qualifications
1 24 (7.55%) ISEB
2 20 (6.29%) SC Cleared
2 20 (6.29%) Security Cleared
3 11 (3.46%) MCP
4 9 (2.83%) ISTQB
5 8 (2.52%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (1.57%) CISSP
7 4 (1.26%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.94%) CISA
8 3 (0.94%) CISM
8 3 (0.94%) PMP
8 3 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (0.63%) Degree
9 2 (0.63%) ISEB Practitioner
10 1 (0.31%) IIBA
10 1 (0.31%) CBAP
10 1 (0.31%) GPEN
10 1 (0.31%) OSCP
10 1 (0.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.31%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (7.86%) SLA
2 7 (2.20%) QA
3 2 (0.63%) BS7799
4 1 (0.31%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.31%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 28 (8.81%) Active Directory
2 9 (2.83%) Hyper-V
3 4 (1.26%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 4 (1.26%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.63%) vSphere
5 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.31%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.31%) XenApp
5 1 (0.31%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.31%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 11 (3.46%) OpenView
1 11 (3.46%) SCCM
2 9 (2.83%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 9 (2.83%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (1.89%) SCOM
3 6 (1.89%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.63%) Backup Exec
4 2 (0.63%) BladeLogic
4 2 (0.63%) ServiceCenter
5 1 (0.31%) WSUS
5 1 (0.31%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 59 (18.55%) Microsoft
2 16 (5.03%) HP
3 13 (4.09%) Citrix
4 11 (3.46%) VMware
5 10 (3.14%) SAP
6 9 (2.83%) Oracle
6 9 (2.83%) Lotus
6 9 (2.83%) Remedy
7 5 (1.57%) Cisco
8 4 (1.26%) Sophos
8 4 (1.26%) SonicWALL
8 4 (1.26%) Draytek
8 4 (1.26%) SolarWinds
8 4 (1.26%) Splunk
9 3 (0.94%) ServiceNow
9 3 (0.94%) McAfee
10 2 (0.63%) Teradata
10 2 (0.63%) Cyber-Ark
10 2 (0.63%) Trillium
10 2 (0.63%) TIBCO
Warrington, Cheshire
Venturi
Rate: £8 - £9 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £200 - £225 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £250.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Knutsford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £308.00 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £308.00 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Chester
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £220 - £380 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Chester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £11.33 - £13.50 per hour
Posted: 22 days ago
Winsford
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £14.62 per hour
Posted: 23 days ago
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
Nantwich
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £185.00 - £220.00 per day
Posted: 27 days ago