The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax 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 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 5 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 49 46 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 31.61% 34.07% 39.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 33.56% 36.22% 45.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 34 43
Average daily rate
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£420 £315 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -13.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £283 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £422 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £22.00 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +131.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +11.11%
Analyst
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Halifax 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
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
146 127 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 94.19% 94.07% 87.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 90 89
Average daily rate £415 £350 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.57% -0.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Average hourly rate £26.25 £22.00 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.31% +131.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £22.00 £8.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £22.00 £10.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.15 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -2.00%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Halifax

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Halifax region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Halifax

Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Halifax

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax 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 59 (61.46%) Finance
2 49 (51.04%) Retail
3 48 (50.00%) Banking
4 39 (40.63%) Stakeholder Management
5 28 (29.17%) Retail Banking
6 19 (19.79%) Validation
7 18 (18.75%) Business Analysis
8 16 (16.67%) Requirements Management
9 14 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
10 13 (13.54%) UML
10 13 (13.54%) MS Visio
11 12 (12.50%) Migration
11 12 (12.50%) Workflow
12 10 (10.42%) SAS
13 9 (9.38%) MS Excel
13 9 (9.38%) Data Modelling
13 9 (9.38%) SQL
13 9 (9.38%) PRINCE2
13 9 (9.38%) Use Case
13 9 (9.38%) Pega
14 8 (8.33%) MS Project
14 8 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 8 (8.33%) Stakeholder Analysis
15 7 (7.29%) Credit Risk
15 7 (7.29%) Change Management
15 7 (7.29%) ISEB
16 6 (6.25%) Legal
16 6 (6.25%) Data Analysis
16 6 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
17 5 (5.21%) User Acceptance Testing

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax 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 10 (10.42%) SAS
2 1 (1.04%) CMS
Applications
1 13 (13.54%) MS Visio
2 9 (9.38%) MS Excel
3 8 (8.33%) MS Project
4 2 (2.08%) MS Office
4 2 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.04%) DOC1
Business Applications
1 1 (1.04%) SAP HR
1 1 (1.04%) SAP HCM
1 1 (1.04%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (1.04%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.04%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.21%) SQL Server
1 5 (5.21%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 4 (4.17%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 4 (4.17%) OLAP
3 3 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (3.13%) OLAP Cube
4 2 (2.08%) Essbase
5 1 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.04%) DB2
5 1 (1.04%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.04%) Relational Database
General
1 59 (61.46%) Finance
2 49 (51.04%) Retail
3 48 (50.00%) Banking
4 28 (29.17%) Retail Banking
5 6 (6.25%) Legal
6 2 (2.08%) General Ledger
7 1 (1.04%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.04%) Front Office
7 1 (1.04%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.04%) .NET
1 1 (1.04%) XML
1 1 (1.04%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.29%) Credit Risk
3 4 (4.17%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.08%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.08%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.13%) UNIX
1 3 (3.13%) AIX
2 1 (1.04%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (40.63%) Stakeholder Management
2 19 (19.79%) Validation
3 18 (18.75%) Business Analysis
4 16 (16.67%) Requirements Management
5 13 (13.54%) UML
6 12 (12.50%) Migration
6 12 (12.50%) Workflow
7 9 (9.38%) PRINCE2
7 9 (9.38%) Data Modelling
7 9 (9.38%) Use Case
8 8 (8.33%) Stakeholder Analysis
9 7 (7.29%) Change Management
10 6 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
10 6 (6.25%) Data Analysis
11 5 (5.21%) User Acceptance Testing
12 4 (4.17%) Test Scripting
12 4 (4.17%) BPMN
12 4 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (4.17%) SOA
12 4 (4.17%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 9 (9.38%) SQL
2 3 (3.13%) VBA
3 2 (2.08%) PL/1
4 1 (1.04%) R
4 1 (1.04%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.04%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 7 (7.29%) ISEB
3 2 (2.08%) VCP4
4 1 (1.04%) CCA
4 1 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.13%) QA
2 1 (1.04%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (5.21%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.08%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.04%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 9 (9.38%) Pega
2 5 (5.21%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.17%) SAP
3 4 (4.17%) TIBCO
4 3 (3.13%) Oracle
4 3 (3.13%) HP
5 1 (1.04%) Teradata
5 1 (1.04%) Altova
5 1 (1.04%) Tableau
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