The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Analyst
Rank 16 25 23
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 6 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 6.32% 1.92% 1.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.38% 2.05% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 1
Average daily rate £428 £370 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.54% -17.77%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
- +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £26.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-13.46% -38.82%
Senior 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
94 146 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 98.95% 93.59% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 107 133
Average daily rate £389 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.06% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £255 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £459 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Average hourly rate £9.00 £40.00 £9.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-77.50% +344.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Senior Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

Senior Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Senior Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Senior Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

Senior Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Senior Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Halifax

Senior Analyst
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax region that cited Senior 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 Senior Analyst in their job title.

1 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Banking
2 4 (50.00%) SAS
3 3 (37.50%) BPR
3 3 (37.50%) Retail
4 2 (25.00%) Credit Risk
4 2 (25.00%) LAN
4 2 (25.00%) WAN
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco
4 2 (25.00%) Stress Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (25.00%) Analytics
4 2 (25.00%) COREP
4 2 (25.00%) FINREP
4 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
5 1 (12.50%) Network Security
5 1 (12.50%) CCNP
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (12.50%) Juniper
5 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
5 1 (12.50%) VPN
5 1 (12.50%) Firewall
5 1 (12.50%) BT
5 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
5 1 (12.50%) C
5 1 (12.50%) VB
5 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management

Senior Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax region that cited Senior 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 Senior Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (50.00%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) LAN
1 2 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) Network Security
2 1 (12.50%) VPN
General
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Banking
3 3 (37.50%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Credit Risk
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) BPR
2 2 (25.00%) Analytics
2 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (25.00%) Stress Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C
1 1 (12.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CCNP
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) COREP
1 2 (25.00%) FINREP
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) BT
2 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
2 1 (12.50%) Juniper