The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Midlands 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 12 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -2
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 15 22 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 7.85% 11.17% 18.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.20% 11.40% 19.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 9
Median daily rate £500 £388 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% +14.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £320 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £460 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -
Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Midlands 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
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
183 193 183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 95.81% 97.97% 96.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 86 62
Median daily rate £500 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Median hourly rate - £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
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 the Midlands

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Midlands region that featured Analyst in the job title.

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

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 Midlands region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 10 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (19.44%) Asset Management
2 7 (19.44%) SAP
3 6 (16.67%) HP
3 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (11.11%) Scrum
4 4 (11.11%) SQL
4 4 (11.11%) Mainframe
4 4 (11.11%) Workflow
4 4 (11.11%) Finance
4 4 (11.11%) Use Case
4 4 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (11.11%) Test Scripting
5 3 (8.33%) Defect Management
5 3 (8.33%) SAP IS-U
5 3 (8.33%) ISTQB
5 3 (8.33%) SCADA
5 3 (8.33%) Data Architecture
5 3 (8.33%) CRM
5 3 (8.33%) Java
5 3 (8.33%) Retail
5 3 (8.33%) Management Information System
5 3 (8.33%) Data Analysis
6 2 (5.56%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 2 (5.56%) Exploratory Testing
6 2 (5.56%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (5.56%) Business Analysis
6 2 (5.56%) Northgate
6 2 (5.56%) SAP PM
6 2 (5.56%) Banking

Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands 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:

Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) SAP IS-U
2 2 (5.56%) Northgate Housing
2 2 (5.56%) SAP CRM
2 2 (5.56%) SAP PM
2 2 (5.56%) SAP PS
3 1 (2.78%) Aareon QL
3 1 (2.78%) Academy Housing
3 1 (2.78%) MIS ActiveH
3 1 (2.78%) OPENHousing
3 1 (2.78%) Orchard Housing
3 1 (2.78%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) Firewall
1 2 (5.56%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (2.78%) LAN
2 1 (2.78%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.78%) GIS
2 1 (2.78%) SAP BW
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) JIRA
2 1 (2.78%) Cucumber
2 1 (2.78%) Selenium
2 1 (2.78%) SpecFlow
2 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (11.11%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Retail
3 2 (5.56%) Banking
4 1 (2.78%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Mainframe
2 3 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 3 (8.33%) SCADA
3 2 (5.56%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (5.56%) iPad
4 1 (2.78%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (19.44%) Asset Management
3 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (11.11%) Scrum
4 4 (11.11%) Test Scripting
4 4 (11.11%) Use Case
4 4 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (11.11%) Workflow
5 3 (8.33%) CRM
5 3 (8.33%) Data Analysis
5 3 (8.33%) Data Architecture
5 3 (8.33%) Defect Management
6 2 (5.56%) Business Analysis
6 2 (5.56%) Data Migration
6 2 (5.56%) E-Commerce
6 2 (5.56%) Exploratory Testing
6 2 (5.56%) Migration
6 2 (5.56%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (5.56%) SIEM
6 2 (5.56%) UML
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.11%) SQL
2 3 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) ISTQB
2 2 (5.56%) ISEB
3 1 (2.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 2 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.78%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 7 (19.44%) SAP
2 6 (16.67%) HP
3 2 (5.56%) ATG
3 2 (5.56%) CA
3 2 (5.56%) IBM
3 2 (5.56%) Northgate
3 2 (5.56%) Pega
4 1 (2.78%) Aareon
4 1 (2.78%) Capita
4 1 (2.78%) Castleton
4 1 (2.78%) Civica
4 1 (2.78%) Guidewire
4 1 (2.78%) Kypera
4 1 (2.78%) Orchard
Midlands
Parallel Consulting
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