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 30 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 2 2 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 63 77 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 20.13% 20.32% 15.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 21.28% 21.51% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 40 15
Median daily rate £350 £288 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.73% -23.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £164 £135 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £400 £539
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 4
Median hourly rate £16.00 £74.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-78.52% +577.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -
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
296 358 240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 94.57% 94.46% 90.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 175 128
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £135 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 20 21
Median hourly rate £22.50 £15.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £22.50 £26.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 38 £325 +13.04% 11
Southport -4 8 £400 +6.66% 1
Wirral 0 3 - -
Bootle - 1 - -
Analyst
North West

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 29 (22.83%) Windows
2 27 (21.26%) Microsoft
3 20 (15.75%) SQL
3 20 (15.75%) Finance
3 20 (15.75%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (13.39%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (12.60%) Active Directory
6 13 (10.24%) NHS
6 13 (10.24%) Security Cleared
7 12 (9.45%) SC Cleared
7 12 (9.45%) Change Management
7 12 (9.45%) Splunk
8 11 (8.66%) Case Management
8 11 (8.66%) Firewall
8 11 (8.66%) Oracle
9 10 (7.87%) MS Excel
9 10 (7.87%) MS Office
9 10 (7.87%) Web Services
9 10 (7.87%) ITIL
9 10 (7.87%) IBM
9 10 (7.87%) E-Commerce
9 10 (7.87%) Information Security
9 10 (7.87%) Migration
9 10 (7.87%) Management Information System
9 10 (7.87%) Cybersecurity
10 9 (7.09%) Relational Database
10 9 (7.09%) Internet
10 9 (7.09%) Unix
11 8 (6.30%) Retail
11 8 (6.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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 5 (3.94%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (3.94%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.36%) CICS
2 3 (2.36%) SAS
2 3 (2.36%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.57%) ColdFusion
4 1 (0.79%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (7.87%) MS Excel
1 10 (7.87%) MS Office
2 2 (1.57%) Mingle
2 2 (1.57%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.57%) MS Project
2 2 (1.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.36%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.79%) IaaS
2 1 (0.79%) Office 365
2 1 (0.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.66%) Firewall
2 9 (7.09%) Internet
3 6 (4.72%) tcpdump
3 6 (4.72%) Wireshark
4 5 (3.94%) TCP/IP
5 4 (3.15%) HTTP
5 4 (3.15%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (3.15%) LAN
5 4 (3.15%) VoIP
5 4 (3.15%) VPN
5 4 (3.15%) WAN
6 3 (2.36%) Wireless
7 1 (0.79%) DHCP
7 1 (0.79%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.79%) IPsec
7 1 (0.79%) OpenScape
7 1 (0.79%) PuTTY
7 1 (0.79%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.79%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.79%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.09%) Relational Database
2 8 (6.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (5.51%) SQL Server
4 6 (4.72%) Redis
5 5 (3.94%) GIS
6 4 (3.15%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (3.15%) DB2
6 4 (3.15%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (2.36%) Data Mining
7 3 (2.36%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.57%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (1.57%) MS Access
8 2 (1.57%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.57%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.57%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.57%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (1.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.79%) MySQL
9 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 8 (6.30%) JIRA
2 5 (3.94%) Rational Performance Tester
2 5 (3.94%) Selenium
3 1 (0.79%) Ant
3 1 (0.79%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.79%) JMeter
3 1 (0.79%) Selenium IDE
3 1 (0.79%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.79%) TortoiseSVN
3 1 (0.79%) WATIR
3 1 (0.79%) WebDriver
3 1 (0.79%) Zephyr
General
1 20 (15.75%) Finance
2 8 (6.30%) Retail
3 6 (4.72%) Banking
4 2 (1.57%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.57%) Welsh Language
5 1 (0.79%) Back Office
5 1 (0.79%) Legal
5 1 (0.79%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.87%) Web Services
2 6 (4.72%) ELK Stack
3 5 (3.94%) Middleware
4 4 (3.15%) RESTful
5 2 (1.57%) HTML
5 2 (1.57%) J2EE
5 2 (1.57%) WebCenter
5 2 (1.57%) XML
6 1 (0.79%) .NET
6 1 (0.79%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 20 (15.75%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (10.24%) NHS
3 10 (7.87%) Management Information System
4 6 (4.72%) Cyberthreat
5 5 (3.94%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.94%) Cyber Attack
5 5 (3.94%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.57%) Clustering
6 2 (1.57%) Data Conversion
6 2 (1.57%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.79%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.79%) Equities
7 1 (0.79%) iPhone
7 1 (0.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 29 (22.83%) Windows
2 9 (7.09%) Unix
3 7 (5.51%) Windows 7
3 7 (5.51%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (4.72%) Linux
4 6 (4.72%) Windows 8
4 6 (4.72%) Windows Server
4 6 (4.72%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (4.72%) Windows XP
5 4 (3.15%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.57%) Solaris
7 1 (0.79%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.79%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (13.39%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (9.45%) Change Management
3 11 (8.66%) Case Management
4 10 (7.87%) Cybersecurity
4 10 (7.87%) E-Commerce
4 10 (7.87%) Information Security
4 10 (7.87%) ITIL
4 10 (7.87%) Migration
5 7 (5.51%) Defect Management
5 7 (5.51%) Digital Forensics
5 7 (5.51%) Logistics
5 7 (5.51%) Open Source
5 7 (5.51%) Scrum
5 7 (5.51%) SDLC
5 7 (5.51%) SIEM
6 6 (4.72%) Business Analysis
6 6 (4.72%) Functional Testing
6 6 (4.72%) Integration Testing
6 6 (4.72%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (4.72%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 20 (15.75%) SQL
2 6 (4.72%) PL/SQL
2 6 (4.72%) Python
2 6 (4.72%) T-SQL
3 3 (2.36%) Java
3 3 (2.36%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.57%) COBOL
4 2 (1.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.57%) Perl
4 2 (1.57%) Ruby
5 1 (0.79%) C#
5 1 (0.79%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (10.24%) Security Cleared
2 12 (9.45%) SC Cleared
3 7 (5.51%) CISSP
3 7 (5.51%) SANS
4 6 (4.72%) GCFA
4 6 (4.72%) GIAC
5 5 (3.94%) Degree
5 5 (3.94%) SSCP
6 4 (3.15%) CFCE
6 4 (3.15%) EnCE
6 4 (3.15%) GCFE
7 3 (2.36%) ISEB
8 2 (1.57%) CEH
8 2 (1.57%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.79%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.36%) QA
2 1 (0.79%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.79%) MiFID
System Software
1 16 (12.60%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.57%) Firmware
2 2 (1.57%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.79%) DFS Replication
3 1 (0.79%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.79%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (5.51%) EnCase
2 6 (4.72%) Kibana
2 6 (4.72%) logstash
3 4 (3.15%) QRadar
4 3 (2.36%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (2.36%) RSA enVision
5 2 (1.57%) SCCM
6 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.79%) SCSM
6 1 (0.79%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 27 (21.26%) Microsoft
2 12 (9.45%) Splunk
3 11 (8.66%) Oracle
4 10 (7.87%) IBM
5 6 (4.72%) ArcSight
5 6 (4.72%) Rapid7
6 5 (3.94%) Apple
6 5 (3.94%) Citrix
6 5 (3.94%) SAP
7 4 (3.15%) LogRhythm
7 4 (3.15%) Siebel
8 2 (1.57%) Cisco
8 2 (1.57%) HP
8 2 (1.57%) Remedy
8 2 (1.57%) ServiceNow
8 2 (1.57%) Sony
8 2 (1.57%) Sun
9 1 (0.79%) Dell
9 1 (0.79%) Teradata
9 1 (0.79%) VMware
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