The table below looks at the statistics 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 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 11 6 3
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -3
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 11 13 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 10.89% 18.31% 29.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.64% 20.63% 31.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 15
Average daily rate £450 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £255 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £433 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £11.72 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
Analyst
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Knutsford 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
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
87 63 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 86.14% 88.73% 92.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 28 43
Average daily rate £425 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £287 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £11.72 £15.77
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -25.68%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016, 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 29 (85.29%) Banking
2 28 (82.35%) Finance
3 9 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (20.59%) Retail
4 7 (20.59%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (17.65%) Scrum
5 6 (17.65%) Retail Banking
6 5 (14.71%) Business Analysis
7 4 (11.76%) Mainframe
8 3 (8.82%) Project Planning
8 3 (8.82%) Tivoli
8 3 (8.82%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 3 (8.82%) SQL
8 3 (8.82%) Risk Management
8 3 (8.82%) Migration
9 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (5.88%) Data Analysis
9 2 (5.88%) Change Management
9 2 (5.88%) Teradata
9 2 (5.88%) DB2
9 2 (5.88%) ITIL
9 2 (5.88%) Unix
9 2 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (5.88%) Cognos
9 2 (5.88%) CICS
9 2 (5.88%) Service Management
9 2 (5.88%) RACF
9 2 (5.88%) JCL
9 2 (5.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (5.88%) Java

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 2 (5.88%) CICS
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (5.88%) DB2
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.94%) Big Data
2 1 (2.94%) Cognos Impromptu
2 1 (2.94%) Cognos Powerplay
2 1 (2.94%) Cognos Transformer
2 1 (2.94%) DTS
2 1 (2.94%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (2.94%) ReportNet
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 29 (85.29%) Banking
2 28 (82.35%) Finance
3 7 (20.59%) Retail
4 6 (17.65%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.94%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (2.94%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) .NET
1 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.94%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Mainframe
2 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.94%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (20.59%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (17.65%) Scrum
4 5 (14.71%) Business Analysis
5 3 (8.82%) Migration
5 3 (8.82%) Project Planning
5 3 (8.82%) Risk Management
6 2 (5.88%) Change Management
6 2 (5.88%) Data Analysis
6 2 (5.88%) IT Audit
6 2 (5.88%) ITIL
6 2 (5.88%) Kanban
6 2 (5.88%) Mobile Development
6 2 (5.88%) Service Management
6 2 (5.88%) User Stories
7 1 (2.94%) Analytics
7 1 (2.94%) Coaching
7 1 (2.94%) Data Modelling
7 1 (2.94%) Data Transformation
7 1 (2.94%) Operational Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.82%) SQL
2 2 (5.88%) Java
2 2 (5.88%) JCL
2 2 (5.88%) REXX
3 1 (2.94%) VB
3 1 (2.94%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) CISA
1 1 (2.94%) CRISC
1 1 (2.94%) Degree
1 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) QA
1 2 (5.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 2 (5.88%) RACF
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 2 (5.88%) Cognos
1 2 (5.88%) ServiceNow
1 2 (5.88%) Teradata
2 1 (2.94%) Actuate
2 1 (2.94%) Tableau