The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Macclesfield 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 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 4 6 2
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 8 2 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Macclesfield 20.51% 6.90% 22.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 21.05% 7.14% 24.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 10
Average daily rate £355 £250 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.00% -24.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £250 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £250 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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 Macclesfield 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
Macclesfield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
38 28 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Macclesfield 97.44% 96.55% 92.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 9 33
Average daily rate £350 £450 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +38.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £285 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £505 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Average hourly rate £13.00 £12.42 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -4.46%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

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

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Macclesfield

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

Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Macclesfield

Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Macclesfield

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

Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Macclesfield

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Macclesfield 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 16 (72.73%) Pharmaceutical
2 12 (54.55%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
3 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (22.73%) Change Management
4 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (18.18%) Data Management
5 4 (18.18%) Life Science
5 4 (18.18%) ITIL
5 4 (18.18%) Master Data Management
5 4 (18.18%) User Stories
5 4 (18.18%) ServiceNow
6 3 (13.64%) SAP
6 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
6 3 (13.64%) Data Modelling
6 3 (13.64%) Project Management
6 3 (13.64%) Logistics
7 2 (9.09%) Data Analysis
7 2 (9.09%) Waterfall
7 2 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (9.09%) Retail
7 2 (9.09%) E-Procurement
7 2 (9.09%) MS Office
7 2 (9.09%) MS Access
7 2 (9.09%) Ariba
7 2 (9.09%) SAP MM
8 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
8 1 (4.55%) CRM
8 1 (4.55%) SharePoint

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Macclesfield 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 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (54.55%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
3 2 (9.09%) MS Office
4 1 (4.55%) MS Project
4 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
4 1 (4.55%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) SAP MM
2 1 (4.55%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) SaaS
1 1 (4.55%) Taleo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) MS Access
General
1 16 (72.73%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (9.09%) Retail
3 1 (4.55%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (18.18%) Life Science
3 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (22.73%) Change Management
3 4 (18.18%) Data Management
3 4 (18.18%) ITIL
3 4 (18.18%) Master Data Management
3 4 (18.18%) User Stories
4 3 (13.64%) Data Modelling
4 3 (13.64%) Logistics
4 3 (13.64%) Project Management
5 2 (9.09%) Data Analysis
5 2 (9.09%) E-Procurement
5 2 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (9.09%) Waterfall
6 1 (4.55%) Business Transformation
6 1 (4.55%) SDLC
6 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (4.55%) Test Scripting
6 1 (4.55%) Translating Business Requirements
6 1 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (4.55%) Web Development
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 4 (18.18%) ServiceNow
3 3 (13.64%) SAP
4 2 (9.09%) Ariba