The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North East region that had Software Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 6 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Analyst
Rank - 75 76
Contract jobs requiring a Software Analyst 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East - 0.31% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.33% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £200 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £305 £316
% change year-on-year
+9.83% -3.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Software 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 North East 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
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1302 917 814
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 93.13% 95.52% 93.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 911 553 546
Median daily rate £388 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 63 35
Median hourly rate £21.50 £17.77 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.99% +26.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.11 £12.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £27.50 £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.88
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.08%

Software Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Software Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Software Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Software Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Software Analyst Skill Set
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, Software 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 North East region featuring Software Analyst in the job title.

1 9 (90.00%) CMMI
1 9 (90.00%) Change Management
1 9 (90.00%) Configuration Management
2 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) Subversion
2 8 (80.00%) StarTeam
2 8 (80.00%) Degree
2 8 (80.00%) ITIL
2 8 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (80.00%) SDLC
2 8 (80.00%) Perforce
3 7 (70.00%) Finance
4 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (10.00%) Prototyping
5 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Use Case
5 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) UML

Software Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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:

Development Applications
1 8 (80.00%) Git (software)
1 8 (80.00%) StarTeam
1 8 (80.00%) Subversion
General
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Change Management
1 9 (90.00%) CMMI
1 9 (90.00%) Configuration Management
2 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) ITIL
2 8 (80.00%) SDLC
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Prototyping
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (10.00%) UML
3 1 (10.00%) Use Case
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) Degree
2 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Perforce