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 September 2014 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 8 7 7
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 54 38 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 13.14% 13.43% 16.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.61% 15.02% 17.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 13 42
Average daily rate
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£276 £260 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.18% -21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £185 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £350 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.51% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 7
Average hourly rate £46.00 £13.14 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+250.20% -12.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £10.00 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.60 £14.50 £25.16
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.62 £14.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+2.59% -5.00%
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
346 253 366
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 84.18% 89.40% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 113 222
Average daily rate £338 £300 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -17.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £400 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 41 23
Average hourly rate £22.00 £15.00 £31.95
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.66% -53.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.48 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £37.50 £41.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%

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 September 2014.

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 September 2014.

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 September 2014. 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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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
Preston -1 12 £300 +15.38% 6
Blackburn +4 3 £225 -24.36% 1
Chorley - 1 £209 - 1
Accrington - - - -
Burnley - - - -
Analyst
North West

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 26 (21.14%) Business Analysis
1 26 (21.14%) Security Cleared
2 20 (16.26%) Oracle
3 19 (15.45%) SQL Server
3 19 (15.45%) Migration
4 18 (14.63%) SC Cleared
5 17 (13.82%) Finance
6 16 (13.01%) Windows
6 16 (13.01%) Business Process Mapping
7 14 (11.38%) Microsoft
8 13 (10.57%) Data Modelling
9 12 (9.76%) Data Migration
9 12 (9.76%) Change Control
10 11 (8.94%) Degree
10 11 (8.94%) Data Management
10 11 (8.94%) UML
10 11 (8.94%) Scrum
11 10 (8.13%) Citrix
11 10 (8.13%) HP
11 10 (8.13%) ETL
11 10 (8.13%) TDD
11 10 (8.13%) BDD
12 9 (7.32%) Scala
12 9 (7.32%) Validation
12 9 (7.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 9 (7.32%) RDBMS
12 9 (7.32%) ITIL
12 9 (7.32%) J2EE
12 9 (7.32%) Java
12 9 (7.32%) NHS

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 8 (6.50%) CMS
2 7 (5.69%) SharePoint
3 6 (4.88%) MQSeries
4 5 (4.07%) Tomcat
4 5 (4.07%) WebLogic
4 5 (4.07%) WebSphere
4 5 (4.07%) Escenic
4 5 (4.07%) Adobe CQ
5 3 (2.44%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.81%) CICS
7 1 (0.81%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (6.50%) MS Office
2 6 (4.88%) MS Excel
3 5 (4.07%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (4.88%) Cognos TM1
2 3 (2.44%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (1.63%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.63%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.63%) LAN
1 2 (1.63%) SMS
2 1 (0.81%) WAN
2 1 (0.81%) DHCP
2 1 (0.81%) Kerberos
2 1 (0.81%) VPN
2 1 (0.81%) DNS
2 1 (0.81%) SAN
2 1 (0.81%) Firewall
2 1 (0.81%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.81%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (15.45%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.32%) RDBMS
2 9 (7.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (7.32%) Relational Database
3 7 (5.69%) Crystal Reports
4 6 (4.88%) Big Data
4 6 (4.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (4.07%) Hadoop
5 5 (4.07%) MySQL
5 5 (4.07%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.81%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.81%) IMS/DB
6 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.81%) DB2
6 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.81%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.81%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 7 (5.69%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (1.63%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.81%) JIRA
3 1 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (13.82%) Finance
2 4 (3.25%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.44%) Banking
4 2 (1.63%) Legal
4 2 (1.63%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.63%) Advertising
4 2 (1.63%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.81%) Retail
5 1 (0.81%) Billing
5 1 (0.81%) Local Government
5 1 (0.81%) Marketing
5 1 (0.81%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.32%) J2EE
2 8 (6.50%) HTML
2 8 (6.50%) CSS
3 7 (5.69%) .NET
4 6 (4.88%) jQuery
5 5 (4.07%) HTML5
5 5 (4.07%) CSS3
5 5 (4.07%) Struts
5 5 (4.07%) EJB
5 5 (4.07%) XML
5 5 (4.07%) Java RMI
5 5 (4.07%) LAMP
5 5 (4.07%) Hibernate
5 5 (4.07%) Spring
5 5 (4.07%) JSF
5 5 (4.07%) Ajax
5 5 (4.07%) Ruby on Rails
6 3 (2.44%) Web Services
6 3 (2.44%) WebCenter
7 2 (1.63%) DWR
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.32%) NHS
2 7 (5.69%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.44%) Blackberry
3 3 (2.44%) Wiki
4 2 (1.63%) Open Source
5 1 (0.81%) RMADS
5 1 (0.81%) Smart Meter
5 1 (0.81%) Clustering
5 1 (0.81%) CESG
5 1 (0.81%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (0.81%) PKI
5 1 (0.81%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 16 (13.01%) Windows
2 8 (6.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (6.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (5.69%) Windows 7
4 4 (3.25%) Linux
5 3 (2.44%) Windows XP
5 3 (2.44%) AIX
5 3 (2.44%) HPUX
5 3 (2.44%) Solaris
5 3 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.44%) UNIX
6 2 (1.63%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (21.14%) Business Analysis
2 19 (15.45%) Migration
3 16 (13.01%) Business Process Mapping
4 13 (10.57%) Data Modelling
5 12 (9.76%) Change Control
5 12 (9.76%) Data Migration
6 11 (8.94%) UML
6 11 (8.94%) Scrum
6 11 (8.94%) Data Management
7 10 (8.13%) TDD
7 10 (8.13%) ETL
7 10 (8.13%) BDD
8 9 (7.32%) Metadata Management
8 9 (7.32%) ITIL
8 9 (7.32%) Validation
9 8 (6.50%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (6.50%) Service Delivery
9 8 (6.50%) Waterfall
10 7 (5.69%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (5.69%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (7.32%) Java
1 9 (7.32%) Scala
2 6 (4.88%) C#
3 5 (4.07%) JavaScript
4 4 (3.25%) SQL
5 3 (2.44%) Perl
5 3 (2.44%) VB
5 3 (2.44%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.81%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.81%) VBA
6 1 (0.81%) PL/1
6 1 (0.81%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (21.14%) Security Cleared
2 18 (14.63%) SC Cleared
3 11 (8.94%) Degree
4 8 (6.50%) ISEB
4 8 (6.50%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (2.44%) DV Cleared
5 3 (2.44%) IIBA
5 3 (2.44%) CBAP
6 2 (1.63%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.81%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.07%) QA
2 2 (1.63%) SLA
3 1 (0.81%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (4.88%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (1.63%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.63%) XenServer
3 1 (0.81%) ISA Server
3 1 (0.81%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (2.44%) Unicenter
1 3 (2.44%) Tivoli
1 3 (2.44%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.63%) SCCM
3 1 (0.81%) SCOM
Vendors
1 20 (16.26%) Oracle
2 14 (11.38%) Microsoft
3 10 (8.13%) HP
3 10 (8.13%) Citrix
4 7 (5.69%) AppSense
4 7 (5.69%) Talend
5 6 (4.88%) CA
5 6 (4.88%) Business Objects
5 6 (4.88%) SAP
5 6 (4.88%) Cognos
5 6 (4.88%) IBM
6 5 (4.07%) JBoss
6 5 (4.07%) VMware
7 4 (3.25%) Siebel
8 3 (2.44%) Open Text
8 3 (2.44%) Informatica
8 3 (2.44%) Red Hat
8 3 (2.44%) Curam
9 2 (1.63%) VocaLink
9 2 (1.63%) Lumension
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