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 29 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 5 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 63 75 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 19.09% 19.38% 22.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.39% 20.44% 23.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 33 24
Median daily rate £300 £250 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -18.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £141 £82 £114
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 2
Median hourly rate £13.50 £15.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.79 £13.12 £15.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.34 £18.90 £15.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -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 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
309 367 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 93.64% 94.83% 96.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 174 95
Median daily rate £365 £313 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.80% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £150 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £500 £474
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 11 14
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.53 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.34 £21.50 £18.00
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 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 29 June 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 29 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
Liverpool -3 44 £300 +33.33% 11
Bootle +2 4 - -
Southport -1 1 £320 -8.57% 1
Wirral -5 1 £175 - 4
Birkenhead - 1 £140 - 1
Analyst
North West

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 29 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 Merseyside region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 53 (35.81%) Microsoft
2 44 (29.73%) SQL
3 40 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (20.95%) SQL Server
5 29 (19.59%) CRM
6 26 (17.57%) Waterfall
7 24 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
8 21 (14.19%) Security Cleared
9 20 (13.51%) Finance
9 20 (13.51%) Windows
10 18 (12.16%) Dynamics CRM
11 17 (11.49%) SC Cleared
11 17 (11.49%) Active Directory
12 16 (10.81%) Project Management
13 15 (10.14%) Functional Testing
14 13 (8.78%) NHS
14 13 (8.78%) MS Excel
15 12 (8.11%) IBM
15 12 (8.11%) Migration
15 12 (8.11%) Banking
16 11 (7.43%) Business Analysis
17 10 (6.76%) Relational Database
17 10 (6.76%) WebCenter
17 10 (6.76%) E-Commerce
17 10 (6.76%) Windows Server 2003
17 10 (6.76%) DB2
17 10 (6.76%) Oracle
18 9 (6.08%) ITIL
19 8 (5.41%) CICS
19 8 (5.41%) MS Office

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 8 (5.41%) CICS
2 6 (4.05%) MS Exchange
3 5 (3.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (2.70%) SAS
5 2 (1.35%) ColdFusion
5 2 (1.35%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.35%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.68%) Apache
6 1 (0.68%) CMS
Applications
1 13 (8.78%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.41%) MS Office
3 5 (3.38%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.35%) Mingle
4 2 (1.35%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 18 (12.16%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.68%) IaaS
1 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.68%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.05%) Internet
2 5 (3.38%) Firewall
2 5 (3.38%) tcpdump
2 5 (3.38%) Wireshark
3 3 (2.03%) HTTP
3 3 (2.03%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.35%) IP Telephony
4 2 (1.35%) OpenScape
4 2 (1.35%) SAN
5 1 (0.68%) DHCP
5 1 (0.68%) DMZ
5 1 (0.68%) DNS
5 1 (0.68%) IPsec
5 1 (0.68%) LAN
5 1 (0.68%) PuTTY
5 1 (0.68%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.68%) WAN
5 1 (0.68%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (20.95%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.76%) DB2
2 10 (6.76%) Relational Database
3 7 (4.73%) Data Mining
3 7 (4.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (3.38%) GIS
5 4 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.03%) MS Access
6 3 (2.03%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.35%) Base SAS
7 2 (1.35%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (1.35%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.35%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.35%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (1.35%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.68%) BusinessObjects XI
8 1 (0.68%) Electronic Patient Records
8 1 (0.68%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (3.38%) JIRA
2 4 (2.70%) Selenium
3 3 (2.03%) Rational Performance Tester
4 1 (0.68%) Ant
4 1 (0.68%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.68%) eggPlant
4 1 (0.68%) JMeter
4 1 (0.68%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.68%) TortoiseSVN
4 1 (0.68%) WATIR
4 1 (0.68%) WebDriver
General
1 20 (13.51%) Finance
2 12 (8.11%) Banking
3 5 (3.38%) Retail
4 3 (2.03%) Marketing
5 2 (1.35%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.35%) Welsh Language
6 1 (0.68%) Back Office
6 1 (0.68%) Law
6 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.76%) WebCenter
2 5 (3.38%) Web Services
3 3 (2.03%) .NET
3 3 (2.03%) Middleware
4 2 (1.35%) HTML
4 2 (1.35%) J2EE
4 2 (1.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (8.78%) NHS
3 6 (4.05%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.38%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.38%) Driving Licence
4 5 (3.38%) FMCG
5 4 (2.70%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (1.35%) Data Conversion
6 2 (1.35%) Data Extraction
6 2 (1.35%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.68%) Clustering
7 1 (0.68%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.68%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.68%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 20 (13.51%) Windows
2 10 (6.76%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (4.73%) Windows Server
3 7 (4.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (3.38%) Unix
4 5 (3.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (3.38%) Windows XP
5 4 (2.70%) Windows 7
6 3 (2.03%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.35%) Linux
7 2 (1.35%) Solaris
8 1 (0.68%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (19.59%) CRM
3 26 (17.57%) Waterfall
4 16 (10.81%) Project Management
5 15 (10.14%) Functional Testing
6 12 (8.11%) Migration
7 11 (7.43%) Business Analysis
8 10 (6.76%) E-Commerce
9 9 (6.08%) ITIL
10 7 (4.73%) Use Case
10 7 (4.73%) Workflow
11 6 (4.05%) Analytics
11 6 (4.05%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (4.05%) Data Analysis
11 6 (4.05%) Data Modelling
11 6 (4.05%) Test Scripting
12 5 (3.38%) Change Management
12 5 (3.38%) Service Delivery
12 5 (3.38%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (3.38%) Workflow Analysis
Programming Languages
1 44 (29.73%) SQL
2 6 (4.05%) PL/SQL
2 6 (4.05%) T-SQL
3 4 (2.70%) Java
4 2 (1.35%) C#
4 2 (1.35%) COBOL
4 2 (1.35%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.68%) PHP
5 1 (0.68%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.68%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 21 (14.19%) Security Cleared
2 17 (11.49%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.38%) Degree
4 4 (2.70%) CFCE
4 4 (2.70%) EnCE
4 4 (2.70%) GCFA
4 4 (2.70%) GCFE
4 4 (2.70%) GIAC
4 4 (2.70%) ISEB
5 2 (1.35%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.68%) CCA
6 1 (0.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.03%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.35%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.35%) QA
System Software
1 17 (11.49%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.68%) DFS Replication
2 1 (0.68%) Firmware
2 1 (0.68%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (3.38%) EnCase
2 3 (2.03%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.03%) SCCM
3 1 (0.68%) Ansible
3 1 (0.68%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.68%) Puppet
3 1 (0.68%) SCSM
3 1 (0.68%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.68%) vRealize
Vendors
1 53 (35.81%) Microsoft
2 12 (8.11%) IBM
3 10 (6.76%) Oracle
4 5 (3.38%) ArcSight
4 5 (3.38%) Rapid7
4 5 (3.38%) Splunk
5 4 (2.70%) HP
5 4 (2.70%) SAP
6 3 (2.03%) Cisco
6 3 (2.03%) Citrix
6 3 (2.03%) Remedy
6 3 (2.03%) Siebel
7 2 (1.35%) Ariba
7 2 (1.35%) Sony
8 1 (0.68%) Dell
8 1 (0.68%) OpenText
8 1 (0.68%) SimCorp
8 1 (0.68%) SolarWinds
8 1 (0.68%) Teradata
8 1 (0.68%) VMware
Merseyside
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago