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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Analyst
North West / Merseyside
Rank 7 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 34 73 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 13.18% 21.99% 22.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.77% 23.17% 24.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 53 32
Median daily rate £325 £300 £223
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +34.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £213 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £312
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 7
Median hourly rate £11.00 £12.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.40 £14.40 £16.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-6.45% +10.71%

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
247 315 236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 95.74% 94.88% 93.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 180 128
Median daily rate £400 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £200 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 13 17
Median hourly rate £13.00 £31.25 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.40% +131.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.04 £40.00 £162.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 20 January 2017.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram 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 20 January 2017. 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 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 -6 26 £325 -3.70% 5
Wirral -4 4 £340 +56.32% 1
Southport - 2 £338 - 1
Analyst
North West

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 21 (22.58%) Windows
2 15 (16.13%) SQL
3 14 (15.05%) Finance
4 13 (13.98%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (11.83%) Change Management
6 10 (10.75%) Firewall
7 9 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (9.68%) ITIL
7 9 (9.68%) Cybersecurity
7 9 (9.68%) Security Cleared
8 8 (8.60%) SC Cleared
8 8 (8.60%) SQL Server
8 8 (8.60%) MS Excel
8 8 (8.60%) Case Management
9 7 (7.53%) SANS
9 7 (7.53%) Microsoft
9 7 (7.53%) CISSP
9 7 (7.53%) Information Security
9 7 (7.53%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (7.53%) Logistics
9 7 (7.53%) SIEM
9 7 (7.53%) Open Source
10 6 (6.45%) Process Improvement
10 6 (6.45%) Root Cause Analysis
10 6 (6.45%) Redis
10 6 (6.45%) logstash
10 6 (6.45%) Kibana
10 6 (6.45%) Splunk
10 6 (6.45%) Business Analysis
10 6 (6.45%) GAP Analysis

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 1 (1.08%) IIS
1 1 (1.08%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (1.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (8.60%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.38%) MS Office
2 5 (5.38%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.15%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.23%) SAP HR
2 1 (1.08%) OPENContractor
2 1 (1.08%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.75%) Firewall
2 6 (6.45%) LAN
2 6 (6.45%) WAN
3 4 (4.30%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (4.30%) TCP/IP
3 4 (4.30%) VoIP
3 4 (4.30%) VPN
4 3 (3.23%) Internet
4 3 (3.23%) Wireless
5 1 (1.08%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.08%) Intranet
5 1 (1.08%) SAN
5 1 (1.08%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.60%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.45%) Redis
3 5 (5.38%) SQL Server 2014
3 5 (5.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.23%) MS Access
4 3 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.15%) GIS
5 2 (2.15%) QlikView
5 2 (2.15%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.15%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.08%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.08%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (4.30%) JIRA
2 1 (1.08%) GitLab
2 1 (1.08%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.08%) Selenium
2 1 (1.08%) Selenium IDE
2 1 (1.08%) SoapUI
2 1 (1.08%) Zephyr
General
1 14 (15.05%) Finance
2 6 (6.45%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.23%) Banking
3 3 (3.23%) Retail
4 1 (1.08%) International Banking
4 1 (1.08%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.08%) Legal
4 1 (1.08%) Marketing
4 1 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.45%) ELK Stack
2 4 (4.30%) RESTful
2 4 (4.30%) Web Services
2 4 (4.30%) XML
3 3 (3.23%) XSLT
4 2 (2.15%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (1.08%) CSS
5 1 (1.08%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.98%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.45%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.38%) Cyber Attack
4 4 (4.30%) NHS
5 3 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.23%) Equities
6 2 (2.15%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (2.15%) Derivative
6 2 (2.15%) FMCG
7 1 (1.08%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.08%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (1.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.08%) iPhone
7 1 (1.08%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.08%) OTC Derivatives
7 1 (1.08%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (22.58%) Windows
2 6 (6.45%) Windows Server
3 5 (5.38%) Linux
3 5 (5.38%) Unix
4 4 (4.30%) Windows 7
5 3 (3.23%) Windows 8
5 3 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.08%) Android
6 1 (1.08%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.08%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (1.08%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (11.83%) Change Management
2 9 (9.68%) Cybersecurity
2 9 (9.68%) ITIL
2 9 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (8.60%) Case Management
4 7 (7.53%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (7.53%) Information Security
4 7 (7.53%) Logistics
4 7 (7.53%) Open Source
4 7 (7.53%) SIEM
5 6 (6.45%) Business Analysis
5 6 (6.45%) GAP Analysis
5 6 (6.45%) Process Improvement
5 6 (6.45%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (5.38%) Migration
6 5 (5.38%) Security Operations
6 5 (5.38%) Service Management
7 4 (4.30%) Defect Management
7 4 (4.30%) Patch Management
7 4 (4.30%) Security Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 15 (16.13%) SQL
2 6 (6.45%) Python
3 5 (5.38%) C#
3 5 (5.38%) PowerShell
3 5 (5.38%) VBScript
4 2 (2.15%) Perl
4 2 (2.15%) Ruby
4 2 (2.15%) VB
5 1 (1.08%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.08%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (9.68%) Security Cleared
2 8 (8.60%) SC Cleared
3 7 (7.53%) CISSP
3 7 (7.53%) SANS
4 5 (5.38%) SSCP
5 3 (3.23%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (2.15%) CEH
6 2 (2.15%) GCFA
6 2 (2.15%) GIAC
7 1 (1.08%) CCNA
7 1 (1.08%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.08%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (1.08%) ISEB
7 1 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.38%) MiFID
2 3 (3.23%) SLA
3 2 (2.15%) GDPR
3 2 (2.15%) QA
4 1 (1.08%) GxP
System Software
1 4 (4.30%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.08%) Firmware
2 1 (1.08%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 6 (6.45%) Kibana
1 6 (6.45%) logstash
2 4 (4.30%) QRadar
3 3 (3.23%) RSA enVision
4 1 (1.08%) Computer Incident Response Team
4 1 (1.08%) EnCase
4 1 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (7.53%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.45%) Splunk
3 5 (5.38%) Apple
3 5 (5.38%) SAP
4 4 (4.30%) IBM
4 4 (4.30%) LogRhythm
5 3 (3.23%) VMware
6 2 (2.15%) Cisco
6 2 (2.15%) Oracle
6 2 (2.15%) ServiceNow
6 2 (2.15%) Sun
7 1 (1.08%) Acronis
7 1 (1.08%) Capita
7 1 (1.08%) Citrix
7 1 (1.08%) Civica
7 1 (1.08%) HP
7 1 (1.08%) Northgate
7 1 (1.08%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (1.08%) Remedy
7 1 (1.08%) SolarWinds
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