The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex 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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 3 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 30 53 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 14.49% 21.81% 15.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.22% 25.12% 17.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 34 26
Average daily rate
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£396 £325 £326
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.69% -0.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £110 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £434 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Analyst
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Middlesex 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
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
185 211 216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 89.37% 86.83% 86.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 121 120
Average daily rate £355 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £110 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 4
Average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.60 £10.00 £35.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.70 £48.85 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Analyst across the Middlesex region.

Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Analyst across the Middlesex region.

Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 16 (30.19%) SAP
2 14 (26.42%) Management Information System
3 12 (22.64%) SQL
4 10 (18.87%) MS Excel
4 10 (18.87%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (15.09%) Microsoft
5 8 (15.09%) Finance
5 8 (15.09%) Migration
6 7 (13.21%) Performance Management
6 7 (13.21%) Data Migration
7 6 (11.32%) Integration Testing
7 6 (11.32%) Test Scripting
7 6 (11.32%) Data Analysis
7 6 (11.32%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (9.43%) Project Management
8 5 (9.43%) ITIL
8 5 (9.43%) Business Analysis
8 5 (9.43%) MS PowerPoint
8 5 (9.43%) Degree
8 5 (9.43%) Learning Management System
8 5 (9.43%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (7.55%) SaaS
9 4 (7.55%) System Testing
9 4 (7.55%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (7.55%) MS Access
9 4 (7.55%) SAP HR
9 4 (7.55%) Telecoms
10 3 (5.66%) Legal
10 3 (5.66%) Information Security
10 3 (5.66%) Teradata

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 1 (1.89%) IIS
1 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.89%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (18.87%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.43%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.89%) MS Office
3 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.89%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (7.55%) SAP HR
2 1 (1.89%) SAP APO
2 1 (1.89%) VisionPLUS
2 1 (1.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.89%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) Firewall
1 1 (1.89%) NAS
1 1 (1.89%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.55%) MS Access
2 2 (3.77%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (3.77%) QlikView
3 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.89%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (15.09%) Finance
2 4 (7.55%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.66%) Legal
4 2 (3.77%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.89%) Banking
5 1 (1.89%) Marketing
5 1 (1.89%) Russian Language
Miscellaneous
1 14 (26.42%) Management Information System
2 10 (18.87%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (9.43%) Learning Management System
4 2 (3.77%) FMCG
5 1 (1.89%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.89%) Statistics
5 1 (1.89%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.89%) CMDB
5 1 (1.89%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.66%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (15.09%) Migration
2 7 (13.21%) Performance Management
2 7 (13.21%) Data Migration
3 6 (11.32%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (11.32%) Integration Testing
3 6 (11.32%) Test Scripting
3 6 (11.32%) Data Analysis
4 5 (9.43%) Business Analysis
4 5 (9.43%) ITIL
4 5 (9.43%) Project Management
4 5 (9.43%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (7.55%) System Testing
5 4 (7.55%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (5.66%) Asset Management
6 3 (5.66%) Data Modelling
6 3 (5.66%) Information Security
6 3 (5.66%) IT Asset Management
7 2 (3.77%) SDLC
7 2 (3.77%) SIEM
7 2 (3.77%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (22.64%) SQL
2 1 (1.89%) VB
2 1 (1.89%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (9.43%) Degree
2 2 (3.77%) CISSP
2 2 (3.77%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (3.77%) CISM
2 2 (3.77%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) SLA
2 1 (1.89%) QA
2 1 (1.89%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.89%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) TeamSite
1 1 (1.89%) DatAdvantage
Vendors
1 16 (30.19%) SAP
2 8 (15.09%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.66%) Teradata
4 2 (3.77%) Kenexa
4 2 (3.77%) ServiceNow
4 2 (3.77%) Oracle
4 2 (3.77%) IBM
4 2 (3.77%) BMC
4 2 (3.77%) Informatica
5 1 (1.89%) NetApp
5 1 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.89%) NetIQ
5 1 (1.89%) Cadence
5 1 (1.89%) Siebel
5 1 (1.89%) Varonis
5 1 (1.89%) TSYS
5 1 (1.89%) Ariba