The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Chester region that had Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Analyst
Cheshire / Chester
Rank 6 4 10
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 17 21 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 17.17% 19.81% 10.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.68% 20.59% 10.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 4
Median daily rate £240 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.35% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £473 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £342 £347
% change year-on-year
+2.33% -1.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 2
Median hourly rate £13.75 £14.00 £26.42
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.78% -47.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.00 £18.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £19.10 £34.08
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.00 £14.19
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +12.77%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Chester 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
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
91 102 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 91.92% 96.23% 94.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 75 56
Median daily rate £365 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.75% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £260 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 15 16
Median hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £18.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +24.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.79 £35.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.40% +9.37%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Chester region that featured Analyst in the job title.

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Chester

Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Chester region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Chester region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 15 (34.09%) Finance
2 14 (31.82%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (20.45%) French Language
5 9 (20.45%) German Language
5 9 (20.45%) Portuguese Language
5 9 (20.45%) Russian Language
5 9 (20.45%) Spanish Language
6 8 (18.18%) Italian Language
6 8 (18.18%) Dutch Language
7 7 (15.91%) User Stories
7 7 (15.91%) Banking
8 6 (13.64%) Scrum
8 6 (13.64%) MS Excel
8 6 (13.64%) QA
9 5 (11.36%) Data Protection Act
9 5 (11.36%) Atlassian
9 5 (11.36%) Time Management
9 5 (11.36%) Data Protection
9 5 (11.36%) Business Analysis
9 5 (11.36%) MS PowerPoint
9 5 (11.36%) Data Privacy
9 5 (11.36%) Project Management
9 5 (11.36%) Microsoft
9 5 (11.36%) ISEB
10 4 (9.09%) UML
10 4 (9.09%) E-Commerce
10 4 (9.09%) ERP
10 4 (9.09%) GAP Analysis

Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.82%) Confluence
1 3 (6.82%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 5 (11.36%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (6.82%) MS Office
4 1 (2.27%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) SAP EWM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) Internet
1 1 (2.27%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.27%) MS Access
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) JIRA
2 1 (2.27%) LoadRunner
2 1 (2.27%) Selenium
General
1 15 (34.09%) Finance
2 9 (20.45%) French Language
2 9 (20.45%) German Language
2 9 (20.45%) Portuguese Language
2 9 (20.45%) Russian Language
2 9 (20.45%) Spanish Language
3 8 (18.18%) Dutch Language
3 8 (18.18%) Italian Language
4 7 (15.91%) Banking
5 4 (9.09%) Retail
6 3 (6.82%) Local Government
6 3 (6.82%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (6.82%) Retail Banking
7 2 (4.55%) Investment Banking
8 1 (2.27%) Advertising
8 1 (2.27%) Back Office
8 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) CSS
1 2 (4.55%) HTML
1 2 (4.55%) XML
2 1 (2.27%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.36%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (4.55%) Data Structures
3 2 (4.55%) Equities
3 2 (4.55%) User Experience
4 1 (2.27%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.27%) Windows
1 1 (2.27%) Windows 8
1 1 (2.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.82%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (15.91%) User Stories
4 6 (13.64%) Scrum
5 5 (11.36%) Business Analysis
5 5 (11.36%) Data Privacy
5 5 (11.36%) Data Protection
5 5 (11.36%) Project Management
5 5 (11.36%) Time Management
6 4 (9.09%) E-Commerce
6 4 (9.09%) ERP
6 4 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
6 4 (9.09%) Kanban
6 4 (9.09%) UML
7 3 (6.82%) Benchmarking
7 3 (6.82%) CRM
7 3 (6.82%) Quality Management
7 3 (6.82%) Requirements Management
8 2 (4.55%) Competitor Analysis
8 2 (4.55%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.55%) Java
2 1 (2.27%) C#
2 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.27%) PHP
2 1 (2.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (11.36%) ISEB
2 1 (2.27%) Degree
2 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.64%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (11.36%) Atlassian
1 5 (11.36%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.82%) SAP
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle
3 1 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.27%) Telerik
3 1 (2.27%) Workday
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