The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Lancashire region that had Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 5 1 5
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 76 93 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 16.81% 23.79% 15.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.43% 25.62% 16.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 64 40
Median daily rate £375 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £122 £218 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £435 £397
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 3
Median hourly rate £20.50 £17.69 £23.15
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.88% -23.58%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.60 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -6.66%
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
436 363 476
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 96.46% 92.84% 95.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 238 283
Median daily rate £399 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.40% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £563 £566
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.49% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 40 38
Median hourly rate £27.00 £21.91 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.23% +4.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.50 £15.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £43.43 £43.22
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Lancashire region that featured Analyst in the job title.

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 30 June 2016.

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 30 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Blackpool -8 24 £440 +25.71%
Preston -5 14 £327 -11.62%
Chorley - 13 £388 - 3
Skelmersdale - 5 £140 -
Blackburn - 3 £300 - 2
Lytham St Annes -5 1 - -
Ormskirk - 1 - -
Analyst
North West

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Lancashire region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 36 (31.86%) Finance
2 31 (27.43%) Business Analysis
3 26 (23.01%) Windows
4 25 (22.12%) Java
5 22 (19.47%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (18.58%) Use Case
7 20 (17.70%) Project Management
8 18 (15.93%) UML
9 17 (15.04%) Unix
9 17 (15.04%) Waterfall
10 16 (14.16%) Agile Project Management
10 16 (14.16%) Open Source
10 16 (14.16%) Security Cleared
10 16 (14.16%) OOA/OOD
10 16 (14.16%) OO
10 16 (14.16%) SQL
11 15 (13.27%) Oracle
11 15 (13.27%) PL/SQL
11 15 (13.27%) Change Management
11 15 (13.27%) Service Design
12 14 (12.39%) Migration
12 14 (12.39%) MS Office
12 14 (12.39%) ITIL
12 14 (12.39%) Microsoft
13 13 (11.50%) Active Directory
13 13 (11.50%) MS Excel
13 13 (11.50%) Linux
13 13 (11.50%) SC Cleared
14 12 (10.62%) Bash Shell
14 12 (10.62%) IaaS

Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (9.73%) Apache
2 6 (5.31%) MS Exchange
2 6 (5.31%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.65%) CMS
3 3 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.77%) Drupal
4 2 (1.77%) Joomla!
4 2 (1.77%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.77%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (1.77%) WordPress
5 1 (0.88%) Alfresco
5 1 (0.88%) FileNet
5 1 (0.88%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (12.39%) MS Office
2 13 (11.50%) MS Excel
3 7 (6.19%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.88%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.88%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.77%) OpenCart
1 2 (1.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.88%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.88%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.62%) IaaS
2 7 (6.19%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.65%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.31%) Firewall
2 4 (3.54%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.65%) FTP
3 3 (2.65%) HTTP
4 2 (1.77%) LAN
4 2 (1.77%) WAN
5 1 (0.88%) DNS
5 1 (0.88%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.88%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.54%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (3.54%) Crystal Reports
1 4 (3.54%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (3.54%) SAP BW
1 4 (3.54%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.77%) DB2
4 1 (0.88%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.88%) QlikView
4 1 (0.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (8.85%) JIRA
2 1 (0.88%) LoadRunner
General
1 36 (31.86%) Finance
2 7 (6.19%) Manufacturing
3 6 (5.31%) Retail
4 2 (1.77%) Banking
4 2 (1.77%) Electronics
4 2 (1.77%) Marketing
4 2 (1.77%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.54%) Web Services
2 3 (2.65%) SOAP
3 1 (0.88%) CSS
3 1 (0.88%) HTML
3 1 (0.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.96%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.08%) Smart Meter
3 6 (5.31%) Mainframe
4 5 (4.42%) User Experience
4 5 (4.42%) Visualisation
5 3 (2.65%) Clustering
5 3 (2.65%) Life Science
5 3 (2.65%) Private Cloud
6 2 (1.77%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.77%) IBM Mainframe
6 2 (1.77%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.77%) NHS
6 2 (1.77%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.88%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.88%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.88%) Ergonomics
7 1 (0.88%) iPad
7 1 (0.88%) iPhone
7 1 (0.88%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 26 (23.01%) Windows
2 17 (15.04%) Unix
3 13 (11.50%) Linux
4 7 (6.19%) Windows 7
5 5 (4.42%) Windows Server
6 3 (2.65%) Windows 10
6 3 (2.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.65%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.88%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (27.43%) Business Analysis
2 22 (19.47%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (18.58%) Use Case
4 20 (17.70%) Project Management
5 18 (15.93%) UML
6 17 (15.04%) Waterfall
7 16 (14.16%) Agile Project Management
7 16 (14.16%) OO
7 16 (14.16%) OOA/OOD
7 16 (14.16%) Open Source
8 15 (13.27%) Change Management
8 15 (13.27%) Service Design
9 14 (12.39%) ITIL
9 14 (12.39%) Migration
10 9 (7.96%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (7.96%) Service Delivery
10 9 (7.96%) Validation
11 8 (7.08%) Data Analysis
11 8 (7.08%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 7 (6.19%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (22.12%) Java
2 16 (14.16%) SQL
3 15 (13.27%) PL/SQL
4 12 (10.62%) Bash Shell
4 12 (10.62%) Python
5 5 (4.42%) VB
6 4 (3.54%) JCL
7 2 (1.77%) COBOL
7 2 (1.77%) PHP
7 2 (1.77%) REXX
8 1 (0.88%) C
8 1 (0.88%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (14.16%) Security Cleared
2 13 (11.50%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.54%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (2.65%) CCNA
4 3 (2.65%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.65%) CISM
4 3 (2.65%) CISSP
4 3 (2.65%) MCSE
4 3 (2.65%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.77%) MCP
5 2 (1.77%) MCSA
6 1 (0.88%) Degree
6 1 (0.88%) ISEB
6 1 (0.88%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.31%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (3.54%) SLA
3 3 (2.65%) QA
4 1 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (11.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.77%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.88%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.88%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (0.88%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 12 (10.62%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (10.62%) Puppet
2 6 (5.31%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (3.54%) SCCM
4 2 (1.77%) CA Endevor
4 2 (1.77%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.88%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 15 (13.27%) Oracle
2 14 (12.39%) Microsoft
3 12 (10.62%) SaltStack
4 11 (9.73%) IFS
4 11 (9.73%) VMware
5 9 (7.96%) Citrix
6 7 (6.19%) HP
6 7 (6.19%) SAP
7 5 (4.42%) ServiceNow
8 4 (3.54%) Cisco
9 3 (2.65%) CODA
9 3 (2.65%) Cognos
9 3 (2.65%) Concur
9 3 (2.65%) IBM
9 3 (2.65%) Maconomy
10 2 (1.77%) Polycom
10 2 (1.77%) Veritas
11 1 (0.88%) Ektron
11 1 (0.88%) Genesys
11 1 (0.88%) Mitel
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