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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 3 6 4
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 26 20 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 20.47% 11.43% 13.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 21.67% 11.90% 13.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 14 9
Median daily rate £488 £431 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.04% +18.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £303 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £570 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.49 £15.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-6.54% +10.71%
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
120 168 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 94.49% 96.00% 96.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 92 63
Median daily rate £500 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £310 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Median hourly rate £9.00 - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 11 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (15.91%) Retail
4 6 (13.64%) Firewall
4 6 (13.64%) SAP
4 6 (13.64%) SIEM
4 6 (13.64%) Cybersecurity
4 6 (13.64%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 5 (11.36%) Use Case
5 5 (11.36%) SQL
5 5 (11.36%) HP
5 5 (11.36%) Finance
5 5 (11.36%) Scrum
6 4 (9.09%) Management Information System
6 4 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (9.09%) Java
6 4 (9.09%) Selenium
6 4 (9.09%) ISTQB
6 4 (9.09%) Banking
7 3 (6.82%) Test Scripting
7 3 (6.82%) Analytics
7 3 (6.82%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (6.82%) Retail Banking
7 3 (6.82%) JIRA
7 3 (6.82%) CRM
7 3 (6.82%) ISEB
7 3 (6.82%) Asset Management
7 3 (6.82%) Workflow
8 2 (4.55%) ScanSafe
8 2 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

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:

Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) SAP CRM
1 2 (4.55%) SAP IS-U
1 2 (4.55%) SAP PM
1 2 (4.55%) SAP PS
2 1 (2.27%) Aareon QL
2 1 (2.27%) Academy Housing
2 1 (2.27%) MIS ActiveH
2 1 (2.27%) Northgate Housing
2 1 (2.27%) OPENHousing
2 1 (2.27%) Orchard Housing
2 1 (2.27%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.64%) Firewall
2 4 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (4.55%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 2 (4.55%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (4.55%) VPN
3 2 (4.55%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.27%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.27%) SAP BW
1 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Selenium
2 3 (6.82%) JIRA
3 1 (2.27%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.27%) Protractor
3 1 (2.27%) Robot Framework
3 1 (2.27%) SpecFlow
3 1 (2.27%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (15.91%) Retail
2 5 (11.36%) Finance
3 4 (9.09%) Banking
4 3 (6.82%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.27%) Automotive
5 1 (2.27%) Billing
5 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.55%) iPad
2 2 (4.55%) PKI
2 2 (4.55%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (4.55%) Virtual Team
3 1 (2.27%) Credit Risk
3 1 (2.27%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (2.27%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.27%) SCADA
3 1 (2.27%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.55%) Unix
2 1 (2.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (13.64%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (13.64%) SIEM
4 5 (11.36%) Scrum
4 5 (11.36%) Use Case
5 3 (6.82%) Analytics
5 3 (6.82%) Asset Management
5 3 (6.82%) CRM
5 3 (6.82%) Test Scripting
5 3 (6.82%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (6.82%) Workflow
6 2 (4.55%) Data Architecture
6 2 (4.55%) Defect Management
6 2 (4.55%) Incident Management
6 2 (4.55%) Process Improvement
6 2 (4.55%) Software Testing
6 2 (4.55%) TDD
6 2 (4.55%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 2 (4.55%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.36%) SQL
2 4 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (9.09%) ISTQB
2 3 (6.82%) ISEB
3 2 (4.55%) CISSP
3 2 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.27%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (13.64%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (4.55%) Nessus
2 2 (4.55%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (4.55%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (4.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (2.27%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 6 (13.64%) SAP
2 5 (11.36%) HP
3 2 (4.55%) ATG
3 2 (4.55%) CheckPoint
3 2 (4.55%) Cisco
3 2 (4.55%) F5
3 2 (4.55%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.55%) ScanSafe
3 2 (4.55%) Sourcefire
3 2 (4.55%) Splunk
3 2 (4.55%) Symantec
4 1 (2.27%) Aareon
4 1 (2.27%) Capita
4 1 (2.27%) Castleton
4 1 (2.27%) Civica
4 1 (2.27%) Guidewire
4 1 (2.27%) IBM
4 1 (2.27%) Kypera
4 1 (2.27%) Northgate
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle