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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 1 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 78 59 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 24.15% 19.28% 28.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 25.57% 21.45% 29.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 31 28
Average daily rate £338 £240 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.62% -16.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £150 £157
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £325 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 7
Average hourly rate £14.00 £13.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.86 £11.00 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.80 £16.10 £19.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.38 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -4.16%
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
305 275 171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 94.43% 89.87% 93.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 126 94
Average daily rate £375 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £150 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £515 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 13 16
Average hourly rate £16.50 £13.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% -18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.08 £11.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £162.50 £19.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 8 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +1 59 £338 +37.75% 13
Wirral +2 4 £218 +24.28% 1
Birkenhead - 4 £218 - 1
Prescot - 3 £275 -
Bootle - 1 - -
Analyst
North West

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 32 (22.07%) SQL
2 31 (21.38%) Finance
3 26 (17.93%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (16.55%) Microsoft
5 23 (15.86%) SQL Server
5 23 (15.86%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (13.79%) CRM
6 20 (13.79%) Business Analysis
7 18 (12.41%) Waterfall
8 17 (11.72%) Security Cleared
8 17 (11.72%) Windows
8 17 (11.72%) Project Management
9 16 (11.03%) SC Cleared
10 15 (10.34%) IBM
10 15 (10.34%) ITIL
11 14 (9.66%) Functional Testing
12 13 (8.97%) NHS
12 13 (8.97%) Banking
13 12 (8.28%) Windows Server
14 11 (7.59%) Test Scripting
14 11 (7.59%) WebCenter
14 11 (7.59%) MS Excel
15 10 (6.90%) Migration
16 9 (6.21%) Dynamics CRM
16 9 (6.21%) SharePoint
16 9 (6.21%) Oracle
16 9 (6.21%) Active Directory
16 9 (6.21%) Business Intelligence
17 8 (5.52%) ERP
17 8 (5.52%) Marketing

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 9 (6.21%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.45%) MS Exchange
2 5 (3.45%) Skype for Business
3 4 (2.76%) CMS
4 3 (2.07%) CICS
4 3 (2.07%) SAS
5 2 (1.38%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.69%) Apache
6 1 (0.69%) IIS
6 1 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.69%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 11 (7.59%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.14%) MS Office
2 6 (4.14%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.69%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (6.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (4.14%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (3.45%) Oracle Payables
4 4 (2.76%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (1.38%) SAP APO
6 1 (0.69%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.69%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.69%) Oracle E-Business Tax
6 1 (0.69%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.45%) Office 365
2 2 (1.38%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.76%) LAN
2 3 (2.07%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.38%) WAN
4 1 (0.69%) DHCP
4 1 (0.69%) DNS
4 1 (0.69%) Internet
4 1 (0.69%) PBX
4 1 (0.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (15.86%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (3.45%) DB2
3 5 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (2.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.07%) Base SAS
5 3 (2.07%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.38%) Big Data
6 2 (1.38%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (1.38%) SAP BW
6 2 (1.38%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.69%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.69%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (4.83%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (2.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.38%) Ant
3 2 (1.38%) Maven
4 1 (0.69%) Axure RP
4 1 (0.69%) eggPlant
4 1 (0.69%) MSTest
4 1 (0.69%) ProtoShare
4 1 (0.69%) SoapUI
General
1 31 (21.38%) Finance
2 13 (8.97%) Banking
3 8 (5.52%) Marketing
4 6 (4.14%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.07%) Legal
5 3 (2.07%) Retail
6 2 (1.38%) Back Office
6 2 (1.38%) Local Government
6 2 (1.38%) Multimedia
6 2 (1.38%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.69%) Law
7 1 (0.69%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (7.59%) WebCenter
2 2 (1.38%) .NET
3 1 (0.69%) Gherkin
3 1 (0.69%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (17.93%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (8.97%) NHS
3 7 (4.83%) Social Media
4 4 (2.76%) User Experience
5 3 (2.07%) FMCG
6 2 (1.38%) DLPAR
6 2 (1.38%) HACMP
6 2 (1.38%) LPAR
7 1 (0.69%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.69%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.69%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.69%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.69%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.69%) iPad
7 1 (0.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (11.72%) Windows
2 12 (8.28%) Windows Server
3 3 (2.07%) Linux
3 3 (2.07%) Unix
3 3 (2.07%) Windows 7
3 3 (2.07%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (2.07%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.38%) AIX
4 2 (1.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (15.86%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (13.79%) Business Analysis
2 20 (13.79%) CRM
3 18 (12.41%) Waterfall
4 17 (11.72%) Project Management
5 15 (10.34%) ITIL
6 14 (9.66%) Functional Testing
7 11 (7.59%) Test Scripting
8 10 (6.90%) Migration
9 9 (6.21%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (5.52%) ERP
11 7 (4.83%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 7 (4.83%) Use Case
12 6 (4.14%) BPR
12 6 (4.14%) User Acceptance Testing
13 5 (3.45%) Procure-to-pay
13 5 (3.45%) Workflow
13 5 (3.45%) Workflow Analysis
14 4 (2.76%) Data Analysis
14 4 (2.76%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 32 (22.07%) SQL
2 3 (2.07%) Java
3 2 (1.38%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.69%) C#
4 1 (0.69%) LINC
4 1 (0.69%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (11.72%) Security Cleared
2 16 (11.03%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.07%) ISEB
4 2 (1.38%) Degree
4 2 (1.38%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.69%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.69%) CCA
5 1 (0.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.07%) SLA
2 2 (1.38%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.38%) QA
3 1 (0.69%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (6.21%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.38%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.38%) BladeLogic
1 2 (1.38%) Legato
1 2 (1.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (0.69%) Ansible
2 1 (0.69%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.69%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.69%) Puppet
2 1 (0.69%) SCCM
2 1 (0.69%) vRealize
Vendors
1 24 (16.55%) Microsoft
2 15 (10.34%) IBM
3 9 (6.21%) Oracle
4 6 (4.14%) SAP
5 4 (2.76%) Ariba
5 4 (2.76%) Remedy
6 2 (1.38%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.38%) Unisys
7 1 (0.69%) Citrix
7 1 (0.69%) Facebook
7 1 (0.69%) HP
7 1 (0.69%) MEDITECH
7 1 (0.69%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (0.69%) OpenText
7 1 (0.69%) Sage
7 1 (0.69%) SimCorp
7 1 (0.69%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.69%) Teradata
7 1 (0.69%) Twitter
7 1 (0.69%) VMware
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