The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Chester region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 1 4 7
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +3
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 33 27 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 24.09% 16.98% 13.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 25.19% 18.62% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 6 6
Average daily rate
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£263 £218 £408
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% -46.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £147 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £663 £489
UK excluding London average daily rate £331 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.30% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.70 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.79% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Job Titles Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
131 145 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 95.62% 91.19% 93.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 47 42
Average daily rate £300 £325 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £176 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £495 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 18 5
Average hourly rate £31.50 £31.56 £39.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.17% -20.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.15 £16.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £44.99 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.20% -6.89%
Analyst
Cheshire

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 24 July 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Chester region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in Chester

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 18 (24.00%) Finance
2 15 (20.00%) Windows
3 13 (17.33%) SQL
4 12 (16.00%) Active Directory
5 11 (14.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (13.33%) ITIL
6 10 (13.33%) Banking
7 9 (12.00%) SCCM
7 9 (12.00%) DHCP
8 8 (10.67%) Microsoft
8 8 (10.67%) E-Commerce
8 8 (10.67%) UNIX
8 8 (10.67%) SQL Server
8 8 (10.67%) Migration
8 8 (10.67%) Clustering
8 8 (10.67%) Hyper-V
9 7 (9.33%) Test Scripting
9 7 (9.33%) MS Excel
9 7 (9.33%) Linux
9 7 (9.33%) DNS
10 6 (8.00%) SharePoint
10 6 (8.00%) SAS
10 6 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (8.00%) Java
10 6 (8.00%) Service Delivery
10 6 (8.00%) SCOM
10 6 (8.00%) QA
10 6 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (8.00%) High Availability
10 6 (8.00%) PowerShell

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 6 (8.00%) SharePoint
1 6 (8.00%) SAS
2 1 (1.33%) Lync
2 1 (1.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.33%) MS Project Server
2 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.33%) NetWeaver
2 1 (1.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (9.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.33%) Mingle
3 3 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (4.00%) MS Office
4 2 (2.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) CA Clarity
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.00%) DHCP
2 7 (9.33%) DNS
3 4 (5.33%) SAN
4 3 (4.00%) Firewall
5 2 (2.67%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.67%) Network Security
6 1 (1.33%) Internet
6 1 (1.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.67%) Base SAS
4 1 (1.33%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.33%) SAP BW
4 1 (1.33%) MS Access
4 1 (1.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (1.33%) LoadUI
1 1 (1.33%) OpenSTA
1 1 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.33%) Selenium
1 1 (1.33%) AdminStudio
1 1 (1.33%) JMeter
1 1 (1.33%) LoadRunner
1 1 (1.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 18 (24.00%) Finance
2 10 (13.33%) Banking
3 5 (6.67%) Retail
3 5 (6.67%) Retail Banking
4 3 (4.00%) Local Government
4 3 (4.00%) Back Office
5 2 (2.67%) Marketing
6 1 (1.33%) Dutch Language
6 1 (1.33%) French Language
6 1 (1.33%) Norwegian Language
6 1 (1.33%) Portuguese Language
6 1 (1.33%) Swedish Language
6 1 (1.33%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.33%) Legal
6 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.67%) .NET
2 1 (1.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.33%) SAP XI
2 1 (1.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.33%) JSP
2 1 (1.33%) Web Services
2 1 (1.33%) Flash
2 1 (1.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.67%) Clustering
2 4 (5.33%) NHS
2 4 (5.33%) IVR
3 3 (4.00%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (4.00%) Mainframe
3 3 (4.00%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.67%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.67%) Credit Risk
4 2 (2.67%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (2.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.33%) Social Media
5 1 (1.33%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 15 (20.00%) Windows
2 8 (10.67%) UNIX
3 7 (9.33%) Linux
4 6 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (5.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (4.00%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.67%) AIX
8 1 (1.33%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (14.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (13.33%) ITIL
3 8 (10.67%) E-Commerce
3 8 (10.67%) Migration
4 7 (9.33%) Test Scripting
5 6 (8.00%) Service Delivery
5 6 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (8.00%) High Availability
6 5 (6.67%) Incident Management
6 5 (6.67%) Integration Testing
6 5 (6.67%) Release Management
6 5 (6.67%) ETL
7 4 (5.33%) Scrum
7 4 (5.33%) Information Security
7 4 (5.33%) Project Management
7 4 (5.33%) Risk Analysis
7 4 (5.33%) Time Management
7 4 (5.33%) Web Development
7 4 (5.33%) User Stories
8 3 (4.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (17.33%) SQL
2 6 (8.00%) Java
2 6 (8.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (4.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (2.67%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.67%) SAS Macro
5 1 (1.33%) C#
5 1 (1.33%) VBScript
5 1 (1.33%) VB
5 1 (1.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.33%) Perl
5 1 (1.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (6.67%) ISEB
2 3 (4.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (4.00%) CISM
2 3 (4.00%) CISSP
2 3 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.67%) Degree
4 1 (1.33%) GPEN
4 1 (1.33%) OSCP
4 1 (1.33%) CISA
4 1 (1.33%) GSEC
4 1 (1.33%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.33%) RHCE
4 1 (1.33%) CCNP
4 1 (1.33%) CCNA
4 1 (1.33%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.00%) QA
2 1 (1.33%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.33%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (16.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (10.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.33%) vSphere
3 1 (1.33%) XenApp
3 1 (1.33%) DFS Replication
3 1 (1.33%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 9 (12.00%) SCCM
2 6 (8.00%) SCOM
3 5 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (2.67%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.33%) WSUS
5 1 (1.33%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 8 (10.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.67%) VMware
2 5 (6.67%) Citrix
3 3 (4.00%) Teradata
4 2 (2.67%) Oracle
4 2 (2.67%) SAP
4 2 (2.67%) McAfee
5 1 (1.33%) AppSense
5 1 (1.33%) HP
5 1 (1.33%) Dell
5 1 (1.33%) CA
5 1 (1.33%) Cisco
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