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 26 May 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 3 3 8
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 16 19 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 27.59% 25.33% 16.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 29.63% 27.54% 18.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 11
Average daily rate
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£406 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £120 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £410 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
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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
54 69 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 93.10% 92.00% 91.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 32 56
Average daily rate £425 £360 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.05% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £120 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £470 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £17.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -41.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.52% -4.28%

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 26 May 2015.

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 26 May 2015, 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 19 (67.86%) Finance
2 18 (64.29%) Banking
3 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
4 8 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (25.00%) Business Analysis
6 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
7 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
7 4 (14.29%) Data Analysis
7 4 (14.29%) Retail
7 4 (14.29%) Project Management
7 4 (14.29%) Time Management
7 4 (14.29%) Market Research
7 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (10.71%) Service Management
8 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (10.71%) SQL
8 3 (10.71%) DB2
8 3 (10.71%) Data Modelling
8 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (7.14%) IBM
9 2 (7.14%) CICS
9 2 (7.14%) REXX
9 2 (7.14%) zOS
9 2 (7.14%) Windows
9 2 (7.14%) COBOL
9 2 (7.14%) MQSeries

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 (7.14%) MQSeries
1 2 (7.14%) CICS
2 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) RIP
1 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.57%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.71%) DB2
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.57%) Informix
3 1 (3.57%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 19 (67.86%) Finance
2 18 (64.29%) Banking
3 4 (14.29%) Retail
4 2 (7.14%) Retail Banking
5 1 (3.57%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.14%) Mainframe
2 2 (7.14%) GIS
2 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.14%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Windows
1 2 (7.14%) zOS
2 1 (3.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 4 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 4 (14.29%) Time Management
3 4 (14.29%) Market Research
3 4 (14.29%) Project Management
4 3 (10.71%) Service Management
4 3 (10.71%) Data Modelling
4 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (7.14%) SDLC
6 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.57%) Change Management
6 1 (3.57%) Programme Management
6 1 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 1 (3.57%) SIEM
6 1 (3.57%) Database Security
6 1 (3.57%) Logistics
6 1 (3.57%) Incident Management
6 1 (3.57%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) SQL
2 2 (7.14%) REXX
2 2 (7.14%) COBOL
3 1 (3.57%) JCL
3 1 (3.57%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) IIBA
2 1 (3.57%) ISEB
2 1 (3.57%) CCA
2 1 (3.57%) PMP
2 1 (3.57%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) FATCA
2 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) IBM
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle
3 1 (3.57%) Sybase
3 1 (3.57%) Cognos
3 1 (3.57%) McAfee
3 1 (3.57%) Teradata
3 1 (3.57%) ServiceNow
3 1 (3.57%) Rapid7