The first table below looks at the demand for the Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Knutsford 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Knutsford region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 4 9 3
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 11 13 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 15.49% 10.08% 24.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.67% 11.61% 26.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 11
Average daily rate
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£360 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £258 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £452 £425 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £331 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.22% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.31
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -8.55%
Job Titles Category
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
66 112 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 92.96% 86.82% 91.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 41 44
Average daily rate £425 £385 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.38% +14.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
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Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

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

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Knutsford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Knutsford region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Knutsford

Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Knutsford

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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 16 (55.17%) Finance
2 13 (44.83%) Banking
3 7 (24.14%) ITIL
4 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
4 6 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (17.24%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (17.24%) Change Management
5 5 (17.24%) Splunk
6 4 (13.79%) Cyber-Ark
6 4 (13.79%) Middleware
6 4 (13.79%) Windows
6 4 (13.79%) PRINCE2
6 4 (13.79%) MS Project
6 4 (13.79%) MS Office
6 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
6 4 (13.79%) BladeLogic
7 3 (10.34%) TIBCO EMS
7 3 (10.34%) Data Analysis
7 3 (10.34%) Retail
7 3 (10.34%) Validation
7 3 (10.34%) TIBCO
7 3 (10.34%) Rendezvous
7 3 (10.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (10.34%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (10.34%) MS Access
7 3 (10.34%) Windows XP
7 3 (10.34%) CMDB
8 2 (6.90%) German Language
8 2 (6.90%) ServiceNow
8 2 (6.90%) Back Office

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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 3 (10.34%) TIBCO EMS
2 2 (6.90%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
2 5 (17.24%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (13.79%) MS Project
3 4 (13.79%) MS Office
4 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) MS Access
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.45%) QlikView
General
1 16 (55.17%) Finance
2 13 (44.83%) Banking
3 3 (10.34%) Retail
4 2 (6.90%) German Language
4 2 (6.90%) Back Office
4 2 (6.90%) Investment Banking
4 2 (6.90%) Retail Banking
5 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) Middleware
2 3 (10.34%) Rendezvous
3 1 (3.45%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) CMDB
2 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.45%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Windows
2 3 (10.34%) Windows XP
3 1 (3.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (24.14%) ITIL
2 6 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (17.24%) Change Management
4 4 (13.79%) PRINCE2
5 3 (10.34%) Data Analysis
5 3 (10.34%) Validation
6 2 (6.90%) Project Management
6 2 (6.90%) Migration
6 2 (6.90%) Business Analysis
6 2 (6.90%) Project Planning
6 2 (6.90%) WFM
7 1 (3.45%) TOGAF
7 1 (3.45%) Information Security
7 1 (3.45%) ERP
7 1 (3.45%) Risk Management
7 1 (3.45%) Identity Management
7 1 (3.45%) Waterfall
7 1 (3.45%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 3 (10.34%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.45%) PMP
2 1 (3.45%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.45%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
1 1 (3.45%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) Splunk
2 4 (13.79%) Cyber-Ark
2 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.34%) TIBCO
4 2 (6.90%) ServiceNow
4 2 (6.90%) Avaya
5 1 (3.45%) SAP