The first table below looks at the demand for the Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry 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 17 April 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 Coventry 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 7 6 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 37 38 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 11.46% 16.81% 25.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.12% 18.27% 26.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 8 36
Average daily rate £363 £350 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £153 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £405 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 8
Average hourly rate £14.50 £30.00 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.66% +1.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Job Titles Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
282 208 245
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 87.31% 92.04% 95.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 57 106
Average daily rate £375 £300 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £102 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 51 35
Average hourly rate £14.50 £32.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.38% +47.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £37.80 £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%
Analyst
West Midlands

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 (23.15%) SQL
2 19 (17.59%) Finance
3 17 (15.74%) Banking
4 15 (13.89%) Business Analysis
5 14 (12.96%) Retail
5 14 (12.96%) .NET
6 13 (12.04%) Data Modelling
7 12 (11.11%) CRM
7 12 (11.11%) Cognos
8 11 (10.19%) VB
9 10 (9.26%) Migration
10 9 (8.33%) ASP.NET
10 9 (8.33%) MS Excel
10 9 (8.33%) SharePoint
11 8 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (7.41%) SAP
11 8 (7.41%) Oracle
11 8 (7.41%) SQL Server
11 8 (7.41%) Retail Banking
11 8 (7.41%) Test Scripting
12 7 (6.48%) System Testing
12 7 (6.48%) User Acceptance Testing
12 7 (6.48%) Java
12 7 (6.48%) Business Objects
12 7 (6.48%) ITIL
12 7 (6.48%) ISEB
12 7 (6.48%) Management Information System
12 7 (6.48%) Stakeholder Management
13 6 (5.56%) Manufacturing
13 6 (5.56%) QuickTest Pro

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 9 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.63%) Drupal
2 5 (4.63%) Alfresco
3 2 (1.85%) IBM Notes
3 2 (1.85%) SAS
4 1 (0.93%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.93%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.93%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.78%) MS Office
4 1 (0.93%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.70%) Retail-J
2 3 (2.78%) Agresso
3 2 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.85%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.93%) SAP HCM
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.93%) CA Clarity
4 1 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.93%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.85%) WAN
1 2 (1.85%) VPN
1 2 (1.85%) Network Security
1 2 (1.85%) PABX
2 1 (0.93%) DNS
2 1 (0.93%) Firewall
2 1 (0.93%) Wireless
2 1 (0.93%) IP Telephony
2 1 (0.93%) DHCP
2 1 (0.93%) LAN
2 1 (0.93%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.41%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.63%) Crystal Reports
2 5 (4.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (3.70%) ReportNet
3 4 (3.70%) Cognos Powerplay
3 4 (3.70%) DTS
4 3 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.85%) SAP BW
5 2 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.93%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.93%) OLAP
6 1 (0.93%) DataStage
6 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.93%) IBM InfoSphere
6 1 (0.93%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.93%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (5.56%) QuickTest Pro
2 5 (4.63%) LoadRunner
2 5 (4.63%) Selenium
3 2 (1.85%) Rational Rose
General
1 19 (17.59%) Finance
2 17 (15.74%) Banking
3 14 (12.96%) Retail
4 8 (7.41%) Retail Banking
5 6 (5.56%) Manufacturing
6 5 (4.63%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.85%) Automotive
8 1 (0.93%) Legal
8 1 (0.93%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (12.96%) .NET
2 9 (8.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.85%) Web Services
4 1 (0.93%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (0.93%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.93%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 1 (0.93%) SAP PI
4 1 (0.93%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.93%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (0.93%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 1 (0.93%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (0.93%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.48%) Management Information System
2 5 (4.63%) EPoS
3 2 (1.85%) Thin Client
3 2 (1.85%) Fat Client
3 2 (1.85%) Visualisation
3 2 (1.85%) Open Source
3 2 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.93%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.56%) UNIX
1 6 (5.56%) Windows
2 3 (2.78%) Windows XP
2 3 (2.78%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.93%) zOS
3 1 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.93%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (13.89%) Business Analysis
2 13 (12.04%) Data Modelling
3 12 (11.11%) CRM
4 10 (9.26%) Migration
5 8 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (7.41%) Test Scripting
6 7 (6.48%) System Testing
6 7 (6.48%) ITIL
6 7 (6.48%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (6.48%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (5.56%) Change Control
7 6 (5.56%) Data Transformation
8 5 (4.63%) Data Migration
8 5 (4.63%) Data Mapping
8 5 (4.63%) Requirements Management
8 5 (4.63%) Validation
9 4 (3.70%) Data Analysis
9 4 (3.70%) WFM
9 4 (3.70%) Software Testing
9 4 (3.70%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (23.15%) SQL
2 11 (10.19%) VB
3 7 (6.48%) Java
4 6 (5.56%) PHP
4 6 (5.56%) VB.NET
5 4 (3.70%) VBScript
5 4 (3.70%) JavaScript
5 4 (3.70%) C#
6 2 (1.85%) VB6
7 1 (0.93%) ABAP
7 1 (0.93%) VBA
7 1 (0.93%) COBOL
7 1 (0.93%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (6.48%) ISEB
2 6 (5.56%) Security Cleared
3 5 (4.63%) ISTQB
4 3 (2.78%) CCNA
4 3 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.85%) CISA
5 2 (1.85%) CISM
5 2 (1.85%) CCSA
5 2 (1.85%) CEH
5 2 (1.85%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.63%) SLA
1 5 (4.63%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.78%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.93%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (11.11%) Cognos
2 8 (7.41%) Oracle
2 8 (7.41%) SAP
3 7 (6.48%) Business Objects
4 5 (4.63%) Microsoft
4 5 (4.63%) HP
5 4 (3.70%) Teradata
5 4 (3.70%) Tableau
6 3 (2.78%) Avaya
6 3 (2.78%) Cisco
7 2 (1.85%) IBM
7 2 (1.85%) Nortel
7 2 (1.85%) Citrix
7 2 (1.85%) Lotus
7 2 (1.85%) CheckPoint
7 2 (1.85%) Wyse
8 1 (0.93%) Netezza
8 1 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.93%) Red Hat