The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Merseyside region that had Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 4 4 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 55 67 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 17.92% 18.82% 29.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.03% 20.18% 32.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 40 46
Median daily rate £381 £290 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.46% +5.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £175 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £428 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 6
Median hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +22.72%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.37 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-4.21% +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 Merseyside 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
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
289 332 259
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 94.14% 93.26% 92.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 161 154
Median daily rate £370 £400 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% +28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £193 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 17 15
Median hourly rate £20.55 £15.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.98% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £40.00 £162.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.88
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.08%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 6 December 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
Liverpool -1 27 £388 +24.00% 10
Wirral -1 7 £330 +88.57%
Southport - 7 £400 - 2
Analyst
North West

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 Merseyside region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 25 (24.27%) Windows
2 18 (17.48%) Finance
3 17 (16.50%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (14.56%) SQL
4 15 (14.56%) Microsoft
5 12 (11.65%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (10.68%) Firewall
7 10 (9.71%) Cybersecurity
7 10 (9.71%) Splunk
8 9 (8.74%) Case Management
8 9 (8.74%) Change Management
8 9 (8.74%) Active Directory
9 8 (7.77%) MS Excel
9 8 (7.77%) Information Security
9 8 (7.77%) Internet
9 8 (7.77%) Security Cleared
10 7 (6.80%) SC Cleared
10 7 (6.80%) Open Source
10 7 (6.80%) Retail
10 7 (6.80%) Logistics
10 7 (6.80%) Migration
10 7 (6.80%) Unix
10 7 (6.80%) Web Services
10 7 (6.80%) IBM
10 7 (6.80%) CISSP
10 7 (6.80%) SANS
10 7 (6.80%) SIEM
10 7 (6.80%) Process Improvement
11 6 (5.83%) logstash
11 6 (5.83%) Kibana

Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 3 (2.91%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.94%) ColdFusion
2 2 (1.94%) IIS
2 2 (1.94%) SAS
3 1 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.97%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 8 (7.77%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.83%) MS Office
3 4 (3.88%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.94%) Mingle
4 2 (1.94%) MS Project
5 1 (0.97%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.91%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.97%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.97%) Office 365
2 1 (0.97%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.68%) Firewall
2 8 (7.77%) Internet
3 5 (4.85%) LAN
3 5 (4.85%) WAN
4 4 (3.88%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (3.88%) TCP/IP
4 4 (3.88%) tcpdump
4 4 (3.88%) VoIP
4 4 (3.88%) VPN
4 4 (3.88%) Wireshark
5 3 (2.91%) Wireless
6 1 (0.97%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.97%) HTTP
6 1 (0.97%) Intranet
6 1 (0.97%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.97%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.83%) Redis
1 6 (5.83%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (2.91%) GIS
3 3 (2.91%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.91%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.94%) MS Access
4 2 (1.94%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.97%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.97%) Data Lake
5 1 (0.97%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.97%) DB2
5 1 (0.97%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.97%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (4.85%) JIRA
2 4 (3.88%) Selenium
3 2 (1.94%) Rational Performance Tester
4 1 (0.97%) GitLab
4 1 (0.97%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.97%) Selenium IDE
4 1 (0.97%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.97%) Zephyr
General
1 18 (17.48%) Finance
2 7 (6.80%) Retail
3 6 (5.83%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.91%) Banking
5 1 (0.97%) Back Office
5 1 (0.97%) International Banking
5 1 (0.97%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.97%) Legal
5 1 (0.97%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.80%) Web Services
2 6 (5.83%) ELK Stack
3 4 (3.88%) RESTful
3 4 (3.88%) XML
4 3 (2.91%) HTML
5 2 (1.94%) J2EE
5 2 (1.94%) Middleware
5 2 (1.94%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (0.97%) .NET
6 1 (0.97%) CSS
6 1 (0.97%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 17 (16.50%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.85%) Cyber Attack
2 5 (4.85%) Management Information System
2 5 (4.85%) NHS
3 4 (3.88%) Cyberthreat
4 3 (2.91%) Equities
5 2 (1.94%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.94%) Derivative
5 2 (1.94%) FMCG
6 1 (0.97%) Clustering
6 1 (0.97%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.97%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (0.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.97%) iPhone
6 1 (0.97%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.97%) OTC Derivatives
6 1 (0.97%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 25 (24.27%) Windows
2 7 (6.80%) Unix
3 6 (5.83%) Windows 7
3 6 (5.83%) Windows Server
4 5 (4.85%) Linux
4 5 (4.85%) Windows 8
5 4 (3.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.94%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.94%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.97%) Android
7 1 (0.97%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.97%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (11.65%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (9.71%) Cybersecurity
3 9 (8.74%) Case Management
3 9 (8.74%) Change Management
4 8 (7.77%) Information Security
5 7 (6.80%) Logistics
5 7 (6.80%) Migration
5 7 (6.80%) Open Source
5 7 (6.80%) Process Improvement
5 7 (6.80%) SIEM
6 6 (5.83%) Defect Management
6 6 (5.83%) GAP Analysis
6 6 (5.83%) Integration Testing
6 6 (5.83%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (5.83%) Scrum
6 6 (5.83%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (4.85%) Digital Forensics
7 5 (4.85%) ITIL
7 5 (4.85%) Security Operations
8 4 (3.88%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (14.56%) SQL
2 6 (5.83%) Python
3 3 (2.91%) JavaScript
3 3 (2.91%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.94%) C#
4 2 (1.94%) Java
4 2 (1.94%) Perl
4 2 (1.94%) Ruby
4 2 (1.94%) VBScript
5 1 (0.97%) COBOL
5 1 (0.97%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (7.77%) Security Cleared
2 7 (6.80%) CISSP
2 7 (6.80%) SANS
2 7 (6.80%) SC Cleared
3 5 (4.85%) SSCP
4 4 (3.88%) GCFA
4 4 (3.88%) GIAC
5 2 (1.94%) CEH
5 2 (1.94%) CFCE
5 2 (1.94%) Degree
5 2 (1.94%) EnCE
5 2 (1.94%) GCFE
5 2 (1.94%) ISEB
5 2 (1.94%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.97%) CCNA
6 1 (0.97%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.97%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.85%) MiFID
2 2 (1.94%) QA
3 1 (0.97%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (8.74%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.97%) Firmware
2 1 (0.97%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.97%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (5.83%) Kibana
1 6 (5.83%) logstash
2 5 (4.85%) EnCase
3 4 (3.88%) QRadar
4 3 (2.91%) RSA enVision
5 2 (1.94%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.97%) SCCM
6 1 (0.97%) SCSM
Vendors
1 15 (14.56%) Microsoft
2 10 (9.71%) Splunk
3 7 (6.80%) IBM
4 5 (4.85%) Apple
4 5 (4.85%) Oracle
4 5 (4.85%) SAP
5 4 (3.88%) ArcSight
5 4 (3.88%) LogRhythm
5 4 (3.88%) Rapid7
6 2 (1.94%) Cisco
6 2 (1.94%) Citrix
6 2 (1.94%) Remedy
6 2 (1.94%) ServiceNow
6 2 (1.94%) Sony
6 2 (1.94%) Sun
6 2 (1.94%) VMware
7 1 (0.97%) Forcepoint
7 1 (0.97%) Intel Security
7 1 (0.97%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (0.97%) Siebel
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