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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 3 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 33 53 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 32.67% 33.13% 42.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 33.00% 35.33% 43.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 48 49
Average daily rate £375 £425 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +34.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £324 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £450 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.38 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -4.16%
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
100 150 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 99.01% 93.75% 96.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 136 108
Average daily rate £350 £396 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.61% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £275 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016, 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 46 (63.89%) Finance
2 34 (47.22%) Banking
3 27 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 23 (31.94%) Retail
5 18 (25.00%) Business Analysis
6 11 (15.28%) Retail Banking
7 9 (12.50%) Change Management
7 9 (12.50%) SAS
7 9 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (9.72%) Project Management
9 6 (8.33%) Legal
9 6 (8.33%) SAP
9 6 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 5 (6.94%) Process Improvement
10 5 (6.94%) Change Control
10 5 (6.94%) Requirements Analysis
10 5 (6.94%) QA
10 5 (6.94%) Credit Risk
10 5 (6.94%) Microsoft
10 5 (6.94%) Active Directory
10 5 (6.94%) Validation
11 4 (5.56%) BPR
11 4 (5.56%) MS Office
11 4 (5.56%) SAP Payroll
11 4 (5.56%) SAP HR
11 4 (5.56%) SQL
11 4 (5.56%) Windows
11 4 (5.56%) SharePoint
11 4 (5.56%) MS Visio
11 4 (5.56%) SAP HCM

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 9 (12.50%) SAS
2 4 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (5.56%) MS Office
1 4 (5.56%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.78%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.78%) MS Project
3 1 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (5.56%) SAP HCM
1 4 (5.56%) SAP HR
1 4 (5.56%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.56%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.17%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.78%) Internet
2 2 (2.78%) LAN
2 2 (2.78%) WAN
3 1 (1.39%) Firewall
3 1 (1.39%) Network Security
3 1 (1.39%) VPN
3 1 (1.39%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.39%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.39%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (1.39%) HP UFT
General
1 46 (63.89%) Finance
2 34 (47.22%) Banking
3 23 (31.94%) Retail
4 11 (15.28%) Retail Banking
5 6 (8.33%) Legal
6 1 (1.39%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.39%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.94%) Credit Risk
3 3 (4.17%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.78%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.39%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.39%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.39%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.39%) Online Banking
5 1 (1.39%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.56%) Windows
2 2 (2.78%) Windows 7
2 2 (2.78%) Windows Server
2 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (2.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 18 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 9 (12.50%) Change Management
4 7 (9.72%) Project Management
5 6 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 5 (6.94%) Change Control
6 5 (6.94%) Process Improvement
6 5 (6.94%) Requirements Analysis
6 5 (6.94%) Validation
7 4 (5.56%) BPR
7 4 (5.56%) Data Analysis
7 4 (5.56%) Requirements Management
7 4 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (4.17%) Business Transformation
8 3 (4.17%) Data Management
8 3 (4.17%) Data Mapping
8 3 (4.17%) Data Modelling
8 3 (4.17%) GAP Analysis
8 3 (4.17%) ITIL
9 2 (2.78%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.56%) SQL
2 2 (2.78%) VB
3 1 (1.39%) C
3 1 (1.39%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (4.17%) ISEB
1 3 (4.17%) MCP
1 3 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.78%) A+ Certification
2 2 (2.78%) MCSE
3 1 (1.39%) CCNP
3 1 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.39%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (1.39%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.94%) QA
2 3 (4.17%) FINREP
2 3 (4.17%) SLA
3 2 (2.78%) COREP
4 1 (1.39%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (6.94%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (8.33%) SAP
2 5 (6.94%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.78%) Cisco
3 2 (2.78%) Pega
3 2 (2.78%) VMware
4 1 (1.39%) BT
4 1 (1.39%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.39%) Juniper
4 1 (1.39%) Teradata
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