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 24 May 2016 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 10 7 9
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 31 33 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 15.50% 13.87% 14.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.15% 14.67% 14.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 18 10
Median daily rate £342 £342 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £288 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £500 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 1
Median hourly rate £13.50 £14.50 £11.91
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.89% +21.74%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -3.44%
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
192 225 212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 96.00% 94.54% 95.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 145 73
Median daily rate £375 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £308 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 16 25
Median hourly rate £13.50 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.42% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.62 £15.00 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.87 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.03%

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 24 May 2016.

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 24 May 2016, 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 25 (43.86%) Finance
2 17 (29.82%) Banking
3 12 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (21.05%) Windows
4 11 (19.30%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (15.79%) Active Directory
5 9 (15.79%) Retail
5 9 (15.79%) Business Analysis
6 8 (14.04%) Change Management
6 8 (14.04%) Windows XP
6 8 (14.04%) ITIL
6 8 (14.04%) Windows 8
6 8 (14.04%) User Stories
7 7 (12.28%) Degree
7 7 (12.28%) German Language
8 6 (10.53%) Dutch Language
8 6 (10.53%) Problem Management
8 6 (10.53%) MS Office
8 6 (10.53%) SQL
9 5 (8.77%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (8.77%) Quality Management
9 5 (8.77%) Risk Management
9 5 (8.77%) Business Continuity
9 5 (8.77%) Java
9 5 (8.77%) UML
9 5 (8.77%) Information Security
9 5 (8.77%) Requirements Management
9 5 (8.77%) Retail Banking
9 5 (8.77%) Use Case

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 (5.26%) IIS
2 2 (3.51%) SAS
2 2 (3.51%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.75%) Confluence
3 1 (1.75%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (10.53%) MS Office
2 4 (7.02%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.51%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (3.51%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.75%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) Internet
1 1 (1.75%) Network Security
1 1 (1.75%) Skype
1 1 (1.75%) SSL
1 1 (1.75%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.51%) Data Mining
2 2 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.75%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Cucumber
2 2 (3.51%) Selenium
2 2 (3.51%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (1.75%) JIRA
3 1 (1.75%) SoapUI
General
1 25 (43.86%) Finance
2 17 (29.82%) Banking
3 9 (15.79%) Retail
4 7 (12.28%) German Language
5 6 (10.53%) Dutch Language
6 5 (8.77%) French Language
6 5 (8.77%) Italian Language
6 5 (8.77%) Retail Banking
7 4 (7.02%) Portuguese Language
8 3 (5.26%) Marketing
8 3 (5.26%) Russian Language
9 1 (1.75%) Advertising
9 1 (1.75%) Back Office
9 1 (1.75%) Local Government
9 1 (1.75%) Turkish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.75%) AngularJS
1 1 (1.75%) JSON
1 1 (1.75%) SOAP
1 1 (1.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.30%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.26%) Data Structures
2 3 (5.26%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.51%) Performance Metrics
3 2 (3.51%) User Experience
4 1 (1.75%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.75%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.75%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.75%) NHS
4 1 (1.75%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.75%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 12 (21.05%) Windows
2 8 (14.04%) Windows 8
2 8 (14.04%) Windows XP
3 3 (5.26%) Unix
3 3 (5.26%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.51%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.75%) Android
5 1 (1.75%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (15.79%) Business Analysis
3 8 (14.04%) Change Management
3 8 (14.04%) ITIL
3 8 (14.04%) User Stories
4 6 (10.53%) Problem Management
5 5 (8.77%) Business Continuity
5 5 (8.77%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (8.77%) Information Security
5 5 (8.77%) Quality Management
5 5 (8.77%) Requirements Management
5 5 (8.77%) Risk Management
5 5 (8.77%) SDLC
5 5 (8.77%) Time Management
5 5 (8.77%) UML
5 5 (8.77%) Use Case
6 4 (7.02%) CRM
6 4 (7.02%) ETL
6 4 (7.02%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.53%) SQL
2 5 (8.77%) Java
3 3 (5.26%) Shell Script
4 2 (3.51%) VBA
5 1 (1.75%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.75%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (12.28%) Degree
2 3 (5.26%) CISM
2 3 (5.26%) CISSP
2 3 (5.26%) MCSE
2 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.75%) ISEB
3 1 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.02%) COBIT
1 4 (7.02%) QA
1 4 (7.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.75%) FATCA
System Software
1 9 (15.79%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (5.26%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (7.02%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.26%) Oracle
3 2 (3.51%) Tableau
3 2 (3.51%) Talend
3 2 (3.51%) Vertica
4 1 (1.75%) Citrix
4 1 (1.75%) hybris
4 1 (1.75%) Juniper
Chester, Cheshire
Reed Technology
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £405.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £13.00 - £14.00 per hour
Posted: 8 days ago