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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 8 4 1
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -3
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 23 27 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 12.57% 16.07% 26.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.45% 17.42% 28.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 14 16
Median daily rate £450 £507 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.15% +19.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £300 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £550 £481
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.55 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.92% -6.66%
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
171 155 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 93.44% 92.26% 92.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 58 52
Median daily rate £500 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £254 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £125.00 - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 (18.03%) Finance
1 11 (18.03%) SQL
1 11 (18.03%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (14.75%) SAP
3 8 (13.11%) Oracle
3 8 (13.11%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (13.11%) Retail
3 8 (13.11%) Asset Management
4 6 (9.84%) Migration
4 6 (9.84%) Data Analysis
4 6 (9.84%) ISTQB
4 6 (9.84%) Data Modelling
4 6 (9.84%) ISEB
4 6 (9.84%) Data Migration
4 6 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (8.20%) Oracle Database
5 5 (8.20%) System Testing
5 5 (8.20%) PL/SQL
5 5 (8.20%) Business Analysis
5 5 (8.20%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (8.20%) Data Management
6 4 (6.56%) SCADA
6 4 (6.56%) Mainframe
6 4 (6.56%) SQL Server
6 4 (6.56%) Java
6 4 (6.56%) E-Commerce
6 4 (6.56%) ERP
6 4 (6.56%) HP
6 4 (6.56%) Microsoft
6 4 (6.56%) RDBMS

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.64%) SAS
1 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (4.92%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.64%) MS Office
2 1 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (3.28%) SAP CRM
1 2 (3.28%) SAP IS-U
1 2 (3.28%) SAP PS
2 1 (1.64%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.64%) Northgate Housing
2 1 (1.64%) SAP PM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.28%) LAN
1 2 (3.28%) WAN
2 1 (1.64%) Firewall
2 1 (1.64%) Internet
2 1 (1.64%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.20%) Oracle Database
2 4 (6.56%) RDBMS
2 4 (6.56%) Relational Database
2 4 (6.56%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.28%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (3.28%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.28%) GIS
4 1 (1.64%) Big Data
4 1 (1.64%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (1.64%) Looker
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.64%) Power BI
4 1 (1.64%) PowerPivot
4 1 (1.64%) QlikView
4 1 (1.64%) SAP BW
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (18.03%) Finance
2 8 (13.11%) Retail
3 2 (3.28%) Banking
3 2 (3.28%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.28%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.64%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.28%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.56%) iPad
2 4 (6.56%) Mainframe
2 4 (6.56%) SCADA
3 3 (4.92%) NHS
4 2 (3.28%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.28%) IBM Mainframe
4 2 (3.28%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.64%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.64%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.64%) Reinsurance
5 1 (1.64%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.92%) Windows
2 2 (3.28%) AIX
2 2 (3.28%) Linux
3 1 (1.64%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.03%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (13.11%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (13.11%) Asset Management
3 6 (9.84%) Data Analysis
3 6 (9.84%) Data Migration
3 6 (9.84%) Data Modelling
3 6 (9.84%) Migration
4 5 (8.20%) Business Analysis
4 5 (8.20%) Data Management
4 5 (8.20%) System Testing
4 5 (8.20%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (6.56%) E-Commerce
5 4 (6.56%) ERP
5 4 (6.56%) Supply Chain Transformation
5 4 (6.56%) Target Operating Model
6 3 (4.92%) Business Transformation
6 3 (4.92%) Change Management
6 3 (4.92%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (4.92%) Software Testing
6 3 (4.92%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 11 (18.03%) SQL
2 5 (8.20%) PL/SQL
3 4 (6.56%) Java
4 1 (1.64%) C#
4 1 (1.64%) VB
4 1 (1.64%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (9.84%) ISEB
1 6 (9.84%) ISTQB
2 2 (3.28%) Degree
3 1 (1.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.64%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.92%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.28%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.64%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.64%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (14.75%) SAP
2 8 (13.11%) Oracle
3 4 (6.56%) HP
3 4 (6.56%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.56%) Pega
4 3 (4.92%) IBM
5 2 (3.28%) CA
5 2 (3.28%) JDA
5 2 (3.28%) Kronos
5 2 (3.28%) Syclo
6 1 (1.64%) Cisco
6 1 (1.64%) Dell
6 1 (1.64%) Guidewire
6 1 (1.64%) Northgate
6 1 (1.64%) Teradata