The table below looks at the statistics for the Information Analyst 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 Information Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Analyst
Rank 111 98 110
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +12
Contract jobs requiring an Information Analyst 17 30 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.55% 1.11% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 1.20% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 26 7
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£245 £193 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.40% -24.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £146 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £260 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £251 £250
% change year-on-year
+9.78% +0.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 6
Average hourly rate £23.00 - £20.25
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.80 - £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.60 - £23.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.19 £17.48 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-7.36% -2.91%
Information 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 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
2867 2506 2401
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 92.99% 92.92% 91.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1641 1286 1243
Average daily rate £350 £350 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £200 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £500 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 169 181 180
Average hourly rate £18.13 £17.15 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -7.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.67 £11.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.21 £16.50 £17.56
% change year-on-year
-1.78% -6.03%

Information Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Information Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Information Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Information Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Information Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Information Analyst across the North West region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

Information Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Information Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Information Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Information Analyst
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 Information Analyst within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015. 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
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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
Manchester +4 8 £240 +19.25% 3
Cheshire 0 1 - -
Information Analyst
England

Information Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West region that cited Information Analyst 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 Information Analyst in their job title.

1 25 (80.65%) NHS
2 14 (45.16%) SQL
3 7 (22.58%) Data Analysis
3 7 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (16.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (16.13%) Predictive Modelling
4 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
4 5 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (16.13%) Benchmarking
5 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
5 4 (12.90%) Statistics
5 4 (12.90%) Degree
6 3 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (9.68%) PowerPivot
6 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
6 3 (9.68%) Siebel
6 3 (9.68%) MS Office
7 2 (6.45%) T-SQL
7 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
7 2 (6.45%) Performance Analysis
7 2 (6.45%) CRM
8 1 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (3.23%) Mathematics
8 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (3.23%) Time Management
8 1 (3.23%) Data Extraction
8 1 (3.23%) PCI DSS
8 1 (3.23%) Spreadsheet

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West region that cited Information Analyst 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 Information Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.68%) PowerPivot
2 3 (9.68%) MS Office
3 1 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.23%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (3.23%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Firewall
1 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.23%) MS Access
2 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (80.65%) NHS
2 7 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (12.90%) Statistics
4 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.23%) Mathematics
5 1 (3.23%) Data Extraction
5 1 (3.23%) iSeries
5 1 (3.23%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) UNIX
1 1 (3.23%) Windows
1 1 (3.23%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (22.58%) Data Analysis
2 5 (16.13%) Predictive Modelling
2 5 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (16.13%) Benchmarking
3 3 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (6.45%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (6.45%) CRM
5 1 (3.23%) Time Management
5 1 (3.23%) Analytics
5 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (3.23%) Information Assurance
5 1 (3.23%) Security Architecture
5 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.23%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (45.16%) SQL
2 2 (6.45%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.23%) VBA
3 1 (3.23%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) CRISC
2 1 (3.23%) CISA
2 1 (3.23%) CISM
2 1 (3.23%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) PCI DSS
1 1 (3.23%) Data Quality
1 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) RACF
Vendors
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
1 3 (9.68%) Siebel
Preston, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £180.00 - £192.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £170.00 - £180.00 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £250 - £251 per day + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Preston
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £180.00 - £192.00 per day
Posted: 23 days ago