The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside 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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 1 7 2
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 57 29 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 21.76% 12.72% 24.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 24.68% 13.81% 25.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 11 20
Average daily rate
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£329 £375 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.20% +22.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £185 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £475 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.74% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 3
Average hourly rate £11.00 - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- -9.37%
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
231 210 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 88.17% 92.11% 95.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 117 71
Average daily rate £369 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £201 £144
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £488 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 9 19
Average hourly rate £13.38 £20.00 £11.60
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.12% +72.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £16.50 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £22.89 £17.51
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.85% -7.42%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

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 20 October 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 20 October 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
Liverpool +4 38 £329 -9.17% 16
Wirral - 14 £313 -
St Helens - 2 - -
Birkenhead - - - -
Southport - - - -
Analyst
North West

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 21 (21.00%) Finance
1 21 (21.00%) SQL
2 16 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (14.00%) Windows
3 14 (14.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (13.00%) Microsoft
5 11 (11.00%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (11.00%) ITIL
5 11 (11.00%) .NET
5 11 (11.00%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (9.00%) MS Excel
7 8 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (8.00%) NHS
7 8 (8.00%) Analytics
7 8 (8.00%) QA
8 7 (7.00%) Software Testing
8 7 (7.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (7.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (7.00%) Middleware
8 7 (7.00%) ISEB
8 7 (7.00%) SAP
8 7 (7.00%) Service Management
8 7 (7.00%) Service Delivery
9 6 (6.00%) Project Management
9 6 (6.00%) Retail
9 6 (6.00%) SharePoint
9 6 (6.00%) Active Directory
9 6 (6.00%) Windows 7
9 6 (6.00%) Root Cause Analysis

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 6 (6.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (3.00%) IIS
5 2 (2.00%) MS Project Server
6 1 (1.00%) SAS
6 1 (1.00%) Lync
Applications
1 9 (9.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.00%) MS Office
3 2 (2.00%) MS Project
3 2 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.00%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (3.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.00%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.00%) DHCP
1 2 (2.00%) SAN
1 2 (2.00%) CTI
1 2 (2.00%) Internet
1 2 (2.00%) NAS
2 1 (1.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (1.00%) PBX
2 1 (1.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (7.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (3.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (3.00%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (3.00%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.00%) QlikView
7 1 (1.00%) DTS
7 1 (1.00%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.00%) SAP BW
7 1 (1.00%) Big Data
7 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (4.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (3.00%) Selenium
2 3 (3.00%) TestComplete
3 1 (1.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (21.00%) Finance
2 6 (6.00%) Retail
3 5 (5.00%) Banking
4 4 (4.00%) Marketing
4 4 (4.00%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.00%) Electronics
5 3 (3.00%) Legal
5 3 (3.00%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.00%) Publishing
6 2 (2.00%) Games
7 1 (1.00%) Billing
7 1 (1.00%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.00%) .NET
2 7 (7.00%) Middleware
3 4 (4.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (3.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (2.00%) CSS
5 2 (2.00%) Web Services
6 1 (1.00%) MDX
6 1 (1.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.00%) NHS
3 5 (5.00%) IVR
3 5 (5.00%) Statistics
3 5 (5.00%) Performance Metrics
4 3 (3.00%) DTV
5 2 (2.00%) CLARiiON
5 2 (2.00%) EMC Centera
5 2 (2.00%) Clustering
5 2 (2.00%) Symmetrix DMX
6 1 (1.00%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.00%) Social Gaming
6 1 (1.00%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (1.00%) User Experience
6 1 (1.00%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.00%) Online Games
6 1 (1.00%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.00%) Data Extraction
6 1 (1.00%) Economics
6 1 (1.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 14 (14.00%) Windows
2 7 (7.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (6.00%) Windows 7
4 4 (4.00%) Windows XP
5 3 (3.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (3.00%) Windows Vista
5 3 (3.00%) Windows 2000
5 3 (3.00%) UNIX
6 2 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.00%) Windows NT
7 1 (1.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (14.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (11.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (11.00%) ITIL
2 11 (11.00%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (8.00%) Analytics
4 7 (7.00%) Service Management
4 7 (7.00%) Service Delivery
4 7 (7.00%) Software Testing
5 6 (6.00%) WFM
5 6 (6.00%) Project Management
5 6 (6.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (6.00%) Business Analysis
6 5 (5.00%) PRINCE2
7 4 (4.00%) CMMI
7 4 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (4.00%) Use Case
7 4 (4.00%) Automated Testing
7 4 (4.00%) Security Testing
7 4 (4.00%) Statistical Modelling
7 4 (4.00%) Procure-to-pay
Programming Languages
1 21 (21.00%) SQL
2 4 (4.00%) T-SQL
2 4 (4.00%) C#
2 4 (4.00%) VB
3 3 (3.00%) VBScript
4 2 (2.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.00%) PHP
5 1 (1.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.00%) VBA
5 1 (1.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (7.00%) ISEB
2 4 (4.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (3.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.00%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.00%) Degree
4 2 (2.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.00%) ACCA
5 1 (1.00%) CIMA
5 1 (1.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.00%) QA
2 4 (4.00%) SLA
3 3 (3.00%) Solvency II
4 1 (1.00%) HL7
System Software
1 6 (6.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.00%) Firmware
2 2 (2.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 2 (2.00%) SCCM
1 2 (2.00%) SCOM
2 1 (1.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 13 (13.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.00%) SAP
3 5 (5.00%) Siebel
3 5 (5.00%) Citrix
4 4 (4.00%) Cisco
5 3 (3.00%) Oracle
6 2 (2.00%) CosmoCom
6 2 (2.00%) Actuate
6 2 (2.00%) NetApp
6 2 (2.00%) EMC
6 2 (2.00%) Remedy
6 2 (2.00%) VMware
6 2 (2.00%) Greenplum
7 1 (1.00%) Facebook
7 1 (1.00%) iSOFT
7 1 (1.00%) Unisys
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