The table below looks at the statistics for the Information Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Analyst
Rank 414 383 439
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +56
Contract jobs requiring an Information Analyst 203 213 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.38% 0.42% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.46% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 132 79
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£300 £323 £279
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.97% +15.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £190 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £270 £251
% change year-on-year
+1.85% +7.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 7 10
Average hourly rate £21.50 £17.00 £16.30
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.47% +4.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.88 £11.80 £9.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.20 £82.97 £21.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.75 £14.50 £15.60
% change year-on-year
+56.89% -7.05%
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
50070 46545 44688
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.85% 92.44% 92.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 32553 28721 27161
Average daily rate £403 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1859 1841 1962
Average hourly rate £17.25 £16.84 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.43% -3.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.57 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £39.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

Information Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

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 31 August 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Information Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Information Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Information Analyst
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Information Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +8 90 £350 -12.50% 19
South East -27 32 £306 +6.52% 2
Yorkshire -21 20 £265 +17.77% 6
North West -38 16 £196 -17.14% 4
South West -13 14 £298 -8.46% 4
West Midlands 0 13 £300 +41.17% 3
East of England +5 9 £175 -29.29% 1
East Midlands -19 4 £215 -33.84% 2
Midlands +3 3 £316 +58.12%
North East -25 1 - -
Information Analyst
UK

Information Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Information 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 Information Analyst in their job title.

1 176 (50.72%) NHS
2 143 (41.21%) SQL
3 122 (35.16%) Information Security
4 66 (19.02%) Analytical Skills
5 59 (17.00%) SQL Server
6 58 (16.71%) Finance
7 57 (16.43%) Business Intelligence
8 56 (16.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 55 (15.85%) Microsoft
10 53 (15.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 50 (14.41%) MS Excel
12 42 (12.10%) Management Information System
13 39 (11.24%) Risk Management
14 34 (9.80%) CISSP
15 33 (9.51%) Data Analysis
16 30 (8.65%) MS Office
17 28 (8.07%) CISM
17 28 (8.07%) Degree
18 26 (7.49%) QlikView
19 25 (7.20%) VBA
20 23 (6.63%) Data Protection
21 22 (6.34%) BusinessObjects
22 20 (5.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 20 (5.76%) Security Management
23 19 (5.48%) ISMS
24 18 (5.19%) Information Security Management
24 18 (5.19%) Information Management
25 17 (4.90%) Statistics
26 16 (4.61%) Banking
27 15 (4.32%) Business Analysis

Information Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Information 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 Information Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (3.17%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.44%) IIS
3 3 (0.86%) SAS
4 1 (0.29%) ArcGIS
4 1 (0.29%) ArcSDE
Applications
1 50 (14.41%) MS Excel
2 30 (8.65%) MS Office
3 9 (2.59%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.86%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.86%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.29%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 12 (3.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.58%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.29%) Infor CRM
3 1 (0.29%) Cerner Millennium
3 1 (0.29%) PeopleSoft HRMS
3 1 (0.29%) Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.32%) Firewall
2 4 (1.15%) Intranet
3 3 (0.86%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (0.58%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.29%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (17.00%) SQL Server
2 56 (16.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 26 (7.49%) QlikView
4 22 (6.34%) BusinessObjects
5 20 (5.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 15 (4.32%) Data Warehouse
6 15 (4.32%) SQL Server 2008
7 13 (3.75%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (2.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (2.31%) MS Access
9 4 (1.15%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (1.15%) Relational Database
10 3 (0.86%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.58%) PerformancePoint
11 2 (0.58%) FileMaker
11 2 (0.58%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 1 (0.29%) Data Mart
12 1 (0.29%) Base SAS
12 1 (0.29%) EDRMS
12 1 (0.29%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (0.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 58 (16.71%) Finance
2 16 (4.61%) Banking
3 15 (4.32%) Marketing
4 13 (3.75%) Manufacturing
5 12 (3.46%) Pharmaceutical
5 12 (3.46%) Electronics
5 12 (3.46%) Telecoms
6 9 (2.59%) Legal
6 9 (2.59%) Retail
7 6 (1.73%) Law
7 6 (1.73%) Advertising
8 5 (1.44%) Investment Banking
8 5 (1.44%) Local Government
9 3 (0.86%) Wholesale Banking
9 3 (0.86%) Publishing
10 2 (0.58%) Games
10 2 (0.58%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.15%) .NET
2 3 (0.86%) COM
3 1 (0.29%) DOM
3 1 (0.29%) HTML5
3 1 (0.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 176 (50.72%) NHS
2 66 (19.02%) Analytical Skills
3 42 (12.10%) Management Information System
4 17 (4.90%) Statistics
5 14 (4.03%) Informatics
6 12 (3.46%) DTV
7 6 (1.73%) Computer Science
8 5 (1.44%) Data Protection Act
8 5 (1.44%) Freedom of Information
9 4 (1.15%) Data Extraction
10 2 (0.58%) iSeries
10 2 (0.58%) Freedom of Information Act
10 2 (0.58%) Human Factors
10 2 (0.58%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.58%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 1 (0.29%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.29%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.29%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.29%) GIS
11 1 (0.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (2.02%) Windows
2 2 (0.58%) UNIX
3 1 (0.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (35.16%) Information Security
2 57 (16.43%) Business Intelligence
3 39 (11.24%) Risk Management
4 33 (9.51%) Data Analysis
5 23 (6.63%) Data Protection
6 20 (5.76%) Security Management
7 19 (5.48%) ISMS
8 18 (5.19%) Information Management
8 18 (5.19%) Information Security Management
9 15 (4.32%) SIEM
9 15 (4.32%) Business Analysis
10 14 (4.03%) Programme Management
11 12 (3.46%) Digital Marketing
12 11 (3.17%) Validation
12 11 (3.17%) GAP Analysis
12 11 (3.17%) Information Governance
13 10 (2.88%) Cyber Security
13 10 (2.88%) Project Management
13 10 (2.88%) Security Architecture
14 9 (2.59%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 143 (41.21%) SQL
2 25 (7.20%) VBA
3 13 (3.75%) T-SQL
4 4 (1.15%) VB
4 4 (1.15%) Java
5 2 (0.58%) C
6 1 (0.29%) C#
6 1 (0.29%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.29%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.29%) Objective-C
6 1 (0.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 34 (9.80%) CISSP
2 28 (8.07%) CISM
2 28 (8.07%) Degree
3 12 (3.46%) CISA
4 8 (2.31%) Security Cleared
5 5 (1.44%) CRISC
6 4 (1.15%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.86%) MCSA
8 2 (0.58%) PCI QSA
9 1 (0.29%) MCP
9 1 (0.29%) ISEB
9 1 (0.29%) GIAC
9 1 (0.29%) GCIA
9 1 (0.29%) GCIH
9 1 (0.29%) CEH
9 1 (0.29%) CHFI
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (15.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (4.03%) Data Quality
3 13 (3.75%) PCI DSS
4 5 (1.44%) COBIT
5 2 (0.58%) QA
5 2 (0.58%) SLA
5 2 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.29%) Solvency II
System Software
1 4 (1.15%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.58%) Nessus
Vendors
1 55 (15.85%) Microsoft
2 14 (4.03%) Tableau
3 13 (3.75%) SAP
4 10 (2.88%) Symantec
5 9 (2.59%) McAfee
6 7 (2.02%) Oracle
7 6 (1.73%) ArcSight
7 6 (1.73%) Civica
7 6 (1.73%) Qualys
8 4 (1.15%) Websense
9 2 (0.58%) Sybase
9 2 (0.58%) hybris
9 2 (0.58%) Cerner
10 1 (0.29%) Infor
10 1 (0.29%) MEDITECH
10 1 (0.29%) PeopleSoft
10 1 (0.29%) Intel
10 1 (0.29%) Citrix
10 1 (0.29%) OpenText
10 1 (0.29%) Northgate
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £255 - £298 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £170.00 - £200.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
JM
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
South West England
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £539 - £540 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
Allen Lane Interim & Permanent Recruitment
Rate: From £375 to £425 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
People Source
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Allen Lane
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
West Midlands
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £425.00 per day + NEG.
Posted: 11 days ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Computer Futures
Rate: £247 - £298 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £540.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
South West England
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Rate: £250 - £300 per day + DOE
Posted: 20 days ago
South West England
Computer Futures
Posted: 21 days ago
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £247 - £298 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
South East England
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago