The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Information Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Analyst
Rank 511 422 382
Rank change year-on-year
-89 -40
Contract jobs requiring an Information Analyst 124 211 240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.25% 0.40% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.42% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 156 155
Median daily rate £400 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £190 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £275 £300
% change year-on-year
+36.36% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 7
Median hourly rate £17.50 £21.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.60% +26.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.30 £13.88 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.90 £40.20 £82.97
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.75 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-23.07% +56.89%
Information Analyst
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47720 50270 48279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.77% 94.86% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 31454 32537 29750
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1465 1888 1945
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.12 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.70% +2.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Information Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Information Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in England

Information Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Information Analyst Daily Rate Trend in England

Information Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Information Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

Information Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in England

Information Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Information Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in England

Information Analyst
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Information Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -53 53 £425 +21.42% 6
South West +14 16 £350 +18.64% 2
South East -11 15 £425 +44.06%
West Midlands -29 15 £233 -21.51% 5
East of England +17 12 £413 +125.71% 3
East Midlands +2 8 £235 -20.33% 2
Yorkshire -11 5 £400 +50.94%
North West -8 1 - - 2
Information Analyst
UK

Information Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, Information 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 England region featuring Information Analyst in the job title.

1 141 (50.72%) Information Security
2 94 (33.81%) SQL
3 91 (32.73%) NHS
4 58 (20.86%) CISSP
5 56 (20.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 47 (16.91%) Analytical Skills
7 46 (16.55%) Finance
8 37 (13.31%) Management Information System
9 32 (11.51%) PCI DSS
10 31 (11.15%) Risk Management
11 29 (10.43%) CISM
12 28 (10.07%) SIEM
13 27 (9.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 26 (9.35%) Firewall
14 26 (9.35%) MS Excel
15 25 (8.99%) Business Intelligence
16 24 (8.63%) Security Management
16 24 (8.63%) Data Quality
17 22 (7.91%) Cybersecurity
17 22 (7.91%) Security Cleared
18 21 (7.55%) Data Analysis
19 19 (6.83%) Penetration Testing
19 19 (6.83%) T-SQL
19 19 (6.83%) Microsoft
19 19 (6.83%) Vulnerability Management
19 19 (6.83%) Security Operations
20 16 (5.76%) Data Warehouse
20 16 (5.76%) Legal
21 15 (5.40%) Windows
22 14 (5.04%) Degree

Information Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 11 (3.96%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.44%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (1.08%) ArcGIS
4 1 (0.36%) CMS
4 1 (0.36%) SAS
Applications
1 26 (9.35%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.96%) MS Office
2 11 (3.96%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.08%) SPSS
4 1 (0.36%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.36%) MS Project
4 1 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.44%) SystmOne
2 2 (0.72%) assyst
3 1 (0.36%) ResourceLink
3 1 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.16%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (2.16%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (2.16%) Office 365
2 1 (0.36%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 26 (9.35%) Firewall
2 11 (3.96%) Network Security
3 9 (3.24%) Intrusion Detection
4 8 (2.88%) Cisco ISE
5 7 (2.52%) TCP/IP
6 5 (1.80%) Intranet
7 4 (1.44%) LAN
7 4 (1.44%) WAN
8 3 (1.08%) Internet
9 1 (0.36%) Broadband
9 1 (0.36%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (9.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 16 (5.76%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (5.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (4.32%) MS Access
4 12 (4.32%) QlikView
5 11 (3.96%) SQL Server
6 8 (2.88%) BusinessObjects
6 8 (2.88%) Relational Database
7 7 (2.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (1.44%) EDRMS
8 4 (1.44%) PowerPivot
9 3 (1.08%) GIS
10 2 (0.72%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.72%) Electronic Patient Records
10 2 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.36%) Biml
11 1 (0.36%) BusinessObjects XI
11 1 (0.36%) JasperReports
11 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.36%) ClearQuest
1 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (0.36%) Visual Studio
General
1 46 (16.55%) Finance
2 16 (5.76%) Legal
3 10 (3.60%) Banking
4 8 (2.88%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.44%) Law
5 4 (1.44%) Local Government
6 3 (1.08%) Retail
7 2 (0.72%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.72%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.72%) Marketing
8 1 (0.36%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.36%) Electronics
8 1 (0.36%) Games
8 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.72%) ODBC
2 1 (0.36%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 91 (32.73%) NHS
2 47 (16.91%) Analytical Skills
3 37 (13.31%) Management Information System
4 9 (3.24%) Cyberthreat
5 8 (2.88%) Informatics
6 7 (2.52%) Data Centre
6 7 (2.52%) Security Operations Centre
7 6 (2.16%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 5 (1.80%) Data Protection Act
8 5 (1.80%) Mathematics
8 5 (1.80%) PKI
9 3 (1.08%) Performance Metrics
10 2 (0.72%) Driving Licence
10 2 (0.72%) Freedom of Information
10 2 (0.72%) Hedge funds
10 2 (0.72%) Statistics
11 1 (0.36%) CESG
11 1 (0.36%) Economics
11 1 (0.36%) Fintech
11 1 (0.36%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 15 (5.40%) Windows
2 7 (2.52%) Linux
3 3 (1.08%) Unix
4 2 (0.72%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.36%) VMS
5 1 (0.36%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.36%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (50.72%) Information Security
2 31 (11.15%) Risk Management
3 28 (10.07%) SIEM
4 25 (8.99%) Business Intelligence
5 24 (8.63%) Security Management
6 22 (7.91%) Cybersecurity
7 21 (7.55%) Data Analysis
8 19 (6.83%) Penetration Testing
8 19 (6.83%) Security Operations
8 19 (6.83%) Vulnerability Management
9 14 (5.04%) Analytics
10 13 (4.68%) Incident Management
10 13 (4.68%) Information Management
10 13 (4.68%) Performance Management
11 12 (4.32%) Data Protection
11 12 (4.32%) Information Security Management
11 12 (4.32%) ISMS
11 12 (4.32%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (3.96%) Project Management
12 11 (3.96%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 94 (33.81%) SQL
2 19 (6.83%) T-SQL
3 6 (2.16%) VBA
4 4 (1.44%) PowerShell
4 4 (1.44%) Python
4 4 (1.44%) VB
5 3 (1.08%) C#
6 2 (0.72%) C
6 2 (0.72%) MATLAB
6 2 (0.72%) R
7 1 (0.36%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.36%) Perl
7 1 (0.36%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 58 (20.86%) CISSP
2 29 (10.43%) CISM
3 22 (7.91%) Security Cleared
4 14 (5.04%) Degree
5 13 (4.68%) CISA
6 11 (3.96%) SC Cleared
7 9 (3.24%) CRISC
8 7 (2.52%) CESG Certified Professional
9 6 (2.16%) CEH
9 6 (2.16%) SANS
10 4 (1.44%) CLAS
10 4 (1.44%) GCIH
11 3 (1.08%) CompTIA Security+
11 3 (1.08%) GCIA
11 3 (1.08%) GIAC
11 3 (1.08%) Security+ Certification
12 2 (0.72%) DV Cleared
13 1 (0.36%) GSEC
13 1 (0.36%) ISEB
13 1 (0.36%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (20.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 32 (11.51%) PCI DSS
3 24 (8.63%) Data Quality
4 13 (4.68%) COBIT
5 4 (1.44%) QA
6 3 (1.08%) Disclosure Scotland
7 2 (0.72%) ISO27002
7 2 (0.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.36%) HMG Infosec
8 1 (0.36%) ISO27005
8 1 (0.36%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.36%) RMADS
8 1 (0.36%) SLA
8 1 (0.36%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 8 (2.88%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.36%) BitLocker
3 1 (0.36%) RACF
Systems Management
1 6 (2.16%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 4 (1.44%) AirWatch
3 2 (0.72%) EnCase
3 2 (0.72%) SCCM
4 1 (0.36%) Nessus
4 1 (0.36%) Nmap
4 1 (0.36%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (6.83%) Microsoft
2 10 (3.60%) Tableau
3 9 (3.24%) Cisco
4 7 (2.52%) Forcepoint
4 7 (2.52%) Qualys
4 7 (2.52%) VMware
5 6 (2.16%) ArcSight
5 6 (2.16%) Cyber-Ark
5 6 (2.16%) ServiceNow
6 5 (1.80%) CheckPoint
6 5 (1.80%) Intel Security
6 5 (1.80%) Juniper
7 4 (1.44%) Blue Coat
8 3 (1.08%) Cognos
9 2 (0.72%) Oracle
9 2 (0.72%) SAP
9 2 (0.72%) Splunk
10 1 (0.36%) Civica
10 1 (0.36%) Fortinet
10 1 (0.36%) Proofpoint
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