The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst Programmer role in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Analyst Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst Programmer
Rank 157 135 130
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -5
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst Programmer 1 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.026% 0.18% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.19% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 1
Average daily rate £450 £305 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.54% +1.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £319
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +1.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.00 £28.25
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +13.27%
Analyst Programmer
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 West 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 West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3564 3084 2661
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.04% 94.28% 94.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 2143 1714 1351
Average daily rate £386 £363 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.55% +6.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 183 186 201
Average hourly rate £22.50 £18.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.62% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £42.50 £41.43
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Analyst Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Analyst Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Analyst Programmer
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Analyst Programmer Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Analyst Programmer
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Analyst Programmer Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Analyst Programmer
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst Programmer within the North West region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire -6 1 £450 -
Analyst Programmer
England

Analyst Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West region that cited Analyst Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title.

1 6 (60.00%) SQL
1 6 (60.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (30.00%) XSLT
4 3 (30.00%) Unix
4 3 (30.00%) Windows
4 3 (30.00%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (30.00%) MS Office
4 3 (30.00%) Java
4 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (30.00%) Degree
4 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) Finance
4 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Base SAS
5 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (20.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 2 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
5 2 (20.00%) webMethods
5 2 (20.00%) SAP XI
5 2 (20.00%) Banking
5 2 (20.00%) VB

Analyst Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West region that cited Analyst Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) SAS
1 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Office
2 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) FTP
1 2 (20.00%) HTTP
1 2 (20.00%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (20.00%) Base SAS
3 2 (20.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (30.00%) XSLT
4 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (20.00%) JDBC
4 2 (20.00%) SAP XI
4 2 (20.00%) XML
5 1 (10.00%) Classic ASP
5 1 (10.00%) CSS
5 1 (10.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 1 (10.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Data Extraction
1 1 (10.00%) Data Integration
1 1 (10.00%) IBM Mainframe
1 1 (10.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Unix
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Solaris
2 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (10.00%) Android
3 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) OO
2 2 (20.00%) OOP
2 2 (20.00%) SOA
2 2 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
2 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) MVC
3 1 (10.00%) SDLC
3 1 (10.00%) System Testing
3 1 (10.00%) TDD
3 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (10.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) C#
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (20.00%) VB
3 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (10.00%) REXX
4 1 (10.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) IBM
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) SAP
2 2 (20.00%) webMethods