The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Chester 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 26 May 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 6 10 3
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -7
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 30 29 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 12.61% 13.55% 17.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.45% 14.50% 17.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 10 6
Average daily rate
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£335 £345 £190
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.89% +81.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £307 £118
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £405 £315
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 3
Average hourly rate £14.50 - £16.70
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 - £16.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 - £16.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
Analyst
Cheshire

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
223 200 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 93.70% 93.46% 95.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 68 39
Average daily rate £400 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £215 £156
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £420 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 24 16
Average hourly rate £28.13 £36.25 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.41% -9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.30 £15.50 £14.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £51.39
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.52% -4.28%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

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 26 May 2015.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 25 (47.17%) Finance
2 16 (30.19%) Business Analysis
3 14 (26.42%) Banking
4 13 (24.53%) Microsoft
5 12 (22.64%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (20.75%) MS Office
7 10 (18.87%) Windows
8 9 (16.98%) MS Excel
8 9 (16.98%) Windows XP
8 9 (16.98%) Active Directory
8 9 (16.98%) Windows 7
9 6 (11.32%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (11.32%) Requirements Management
9 6 (11.32%) Dutch Language
9 6 (11.32%) German Language
9 6 (11.32%) E-Commerce
9 6 (11.32%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (7.55%) Migration
10 4 (7.55%) French Language
10 4 (7.55%) Russian Language
10 4 (7.55%) Degree
10 4 (7.55%) SQL
10 4 (7.55%) GAP Analysis
10 4 (7.55%) ISEB
10 4 (7.55%) Time Management
10 4 (7.55%) Data Mapping
11 3 (5.66%) HP Quality Center
11 3 (5.66%) Business Transformation
11 3 (5.66%) Oracle

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 2 (3.77%) SAS
2 1 (1.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (20.75%) MS Office
2 9 (16.98%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (1.89%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.89%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.89%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) TCP/IP
1 2 (3.77%) Internet
1 2 (3.77%) Firewall
2 1 (1.89%) Wireless
2 1 (1.89%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (1.89%) VPN
2 1 (1.89%) DNS
2 1 (1.89%) ATM
2 1 (1.89%) VoIP
2 1 (1.89%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.66%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.77%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.77%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.89%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Cucumber
General
1 25 (47.17%) Finance
2 14 (26.42%) Banking
3 6 (11.32%) Dutch Language
3 6 (11.32%) German Language
4 4 (7.55%) Russian Language
4 4 (7.55%) French Language
5 2 (3.77%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.77%) General Ledger
5 2 (3.77%) Turkish Language
5 2 (3.77%) Portuguese Language
6 1 (1.89%) Back Office
6 1 (1.89%) Italian Language
6 1 (1.89%) Spanish Language
6 1 (1.89%) Local Government
6 1 (1.89%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.89%) Marketing
6 1 (1.89%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.89%) Data Structures
2 1 (1.89%) Blackberry
2 1 (1.89%) GIS
2 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.89%) Handset
2 1 (1.89%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.89%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.87%) Windows
2 9 (16.98%) Windows XP
2 9 (16.98%) Windows 7
3 2 (3.77%) Android
4 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.89%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.19%) Business Analysis
2 12 (22.64%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (11.32%) E-Commerce
3 6 (11.32%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (11.32%) Requirements Management
3 6 (11.32%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (7.55%) Data Mapping
4 4 (7.55%) Time Management
4 4 (7.55%) Migration
4 4 (7.55%) GAP Analysis
5 3 (5.66%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (5.66%) Business Transformation
6 2 (3.77%) Analytics
6 2 (3.77%) Waterfall
6 2 (3.77%) SIEM
6 2 (3.77%) Test Scripting
6 2 (3.77%) SDLC
6 2 (3.77%) Validation
6 2 (3.77%) Project Management
6 2 (3.77%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.55%) SQL
2 2 (3.77%) VBA
2 2 (3.77%) PL/1
3 1 (1.89%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (7.55%) ISEB
1 4 (7.55%) Degree
2 2 (3.77%) CCNP
2 2 (3.77%) CCNA
2 2 (3.77%) CISSP
2 2 (3.77%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (3.77%) A+ Certification
3 1 (1.89%) PMP
3 1 (1.89%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.89%) CEH
3 1 (1.89%) MCDST
3 1 (1.89%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) FATCA
2 1 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.89%) QA
2 1 (1.89%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (16.98%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (5.66%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.89%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (24.53%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.66%) Oracle
2 3 (5.66%) SAP
3 2 (3.77%) Google
3 2 (3.77%) ArcSight
3 2 (3.77%) Tableau
4 1 (1.89%) Cisco
4 1 (1.89%) Sun
4 1 (1.89%) HP
4 1 (1.89%) Citrix
4 1 (1.89%) Avaya
4 1 (1.89%) Symantec
4 1 (1.89%) AppSense
4 1 (1.89%) Teradata
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