The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire 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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 1 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 89 75 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 23.06% 15.06% 15.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 24.93% 16.30% 17.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 38 15
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£350 £330 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +24.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £225 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £400 £346
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 8
Average hourly rate £17.69 £23.15 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.58% +42.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £21.43 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.43 £66.23 £26.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Analyst
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Lancashire 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
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
357 460 222
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 92.49% 92.37% 90.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 272 92
Average daily rate £375 £388 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +33.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £570 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 37 41
Average hourly rate £21.91 £21.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.33% +10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £15.25 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.21 £45.37 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

Analyst
Hourly Rate Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in Lancashire

Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Blackpool +8 36 £350 +6.06% 1
Preston +3 24 £370 -4.51% 8
Burnley -1 9 £300 -23.80%
Carnforth - 3 - -
Lytham St Annes +2 1 - -
Analyst
North West

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 35 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (16.00%) Security Cleared
2 24 (16.00%) SQL
3 20 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 20 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (12.67%) Business Analysis
5 18 (12.00%) Microsoft
6 16 (10.67%) SQL Server
6 16 (10.67%) Data Mapping
7 15 (10.00%) SAP
8 14 (9.33%) ISEB
8 14 (9.33%) Project Management
8 14 (9.33%) SC Cleared
9 13 (8.67%) Change Management
9 13 (8.67%) Validation
10 12 (8.00%) Oracle
10 12 (8.00%) MS Excel
10 12 (8.00%) Data Analysis
11 11 (7.33%) Degree
11 11 (7.33%) Release Management
11 11 (7.33%) Waterfall
11 11 (7.33%) NHS
11 11 (7.33%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (7.33%) Management Information System
12 10 (6.67%) Finance
12 10 (6.67%) HP
12 10 (6.67%) SharePoint
12 10 (6.67%) ITIL
12 10 (6.67%) MS Office
12 10 (6.67%) PowerPivot

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 10 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.67%) SAS
2 1 (0.67%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 12 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 10 (6.67%) MS Office
2 10 (6.67%) PowerPivot
3 9 (6.00%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.33%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (3.33%) SAP HR
2 2 (1.33%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.33%) SAP ERP
2 2 (1.33%) SAP HCM
3 1 (0.67%) ResourceLink
3 1 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.67%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.33%) SMS
1 2 (1.33%) DHCP
1 2 (1.33%) DNS
2 1 (0.67%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.67%) LAN
2 1 (0.67%) FTP
2 1 (0.67%) HTTP
2 1 (0.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (10.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (4.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (3.33%) Microsoft Power View
6 3 (2.00%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.00%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.00%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.33%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.33%) MS Access
8 1 (0.67%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.67%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.67%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.67%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.67%) Base SAS
8 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (3.33%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.33%) LoadRunner
2 2 (1.33%) Subversion
2 2 (1.33%) Maven
2 2 (1.33%) StarTeam
3 1 (0.67%) Selenium
3 1 (0.67%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.67%) WebDriver
3 1 (0.67%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.67%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.67%) Facilita Forecast
3 1 (0.67%) ERwin
3 1 (0.67%) HP UFT
General
1 10 (6.67%) Finance
2 4 (2.67%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.33%) Military
5 1 (0.67%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.00%) Web Services
2 4 (2.67%) ASP.NET
2 4 (2.67%) jQuery
3 3 (2.00%) XML
4 1 (0.67%) EDI
4 1 (0.67%) XML Schema
4 1 (0.67%) EDIFACT
4 1 (0.67%) RESTful
4 1 (0.67%) SOAP
4 1 (0.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (7.33%) Management Information System
2 11 (7.33%) NHS
3 6 (4.00%) User Experience
4 5 (3.33%) Visualisation
5 4 (2.67%) GIS
5 4 (2.67%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (1.33%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.33%) Statistics
7 1 (0.67%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.67%) AS400
7 1 (0.67%) Clustering
7 1 (0.67%) CESG
7 1 (0.67%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.67%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (0.67%) Informatics
7 1 (0.67%) CMDB
7 1 (0.67%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.67%) iPhone
7 1 (0.67%) TRADACOMS
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.67%) Windows
2 5 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (3.33%) Windows 7
3 4 (2.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.33%) UNIX
4 2 (1.33%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.67%) Linux
5 1 (0.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 19 (12.67%) Business Analysis
4 16 (10.67%) Data Mapping
5 14 (9.33%) Project Management
6 13 (8.67%) Change Management
6 13 (8.67%) Validation
7 12 (8.00%) Data Analysis
8 11 (7.33%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (7.33%) Release Management
8 11 (7.33%) Waterfall
9 10 (6.67%) Open Source
9 10 (6.67%) ITIL
10 9 (6.00%) PRINCE2
11 8 (5.33%) ERP
12 7 (4.67%) GAP Analysis
12 7 (4.67%) Migration
12 7 (4.67%) ETL
13 6 (4.00%) Test Scripting
13 6 (4.00%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 24 (16.00%) SQL
2 4 (2.67%) C#
2 4 (2.67%) VBA
3 3 (2.00%) C
3 3 (2.00%) Java
3 3 (2.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.33%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.67%) VB
5 1 (0.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 24 (16.00%) Security Cleared
2 14 (9.33%) SC Cleared
2 14 (9.33%) ISEB
3 11 (7.33%) Degree
4 7 (4.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 7 (4.67%) ISTQB
5 3 (2.00%) APMP
6 2 (1.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.67%) CISMP
7 1 (0.67%) CISSP
7 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.67%) MCP
7 1 (0.67%) HND
7 1 (0.67%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.67%) IIBA
7 1 (0.67%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.33%) QA
2 1 (0.67%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.67%) SLA
2 1 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (4.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.67%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (2.00%) XenApp
4 2 (1.33%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.67%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 10 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.67%) Puppet
2 1 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 18 (12.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (10.00%) SAP
3 12 (8.00%) Oracle
4 10 (6.67%) HP
5 8 (5.33%) Curam
6 5 (3.33%) Baan
6 5 (3.33%) AppSense
7 4 (2.67%) Citrix
8 3 (2.00%) VMware
9 2 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.33%) PeopleSoft
9 2 (1.33%) Cognos
9 2 (1.33%) IBM
10 1 (0.67%) Lotus
10 1 (0.67%) webMethods
10 1 (0.67%) Talend
10 1 (0.67%) ServiceNow
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