The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North West region that had Information Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Analyst
Rank 149 133 100
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -33
Contract jobs requiring an Information Analyst 15 18 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.40% 0.49% 1.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.51% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 21
Median daily rate £300 £225 £210
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £197 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £275 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £275 £250
% change year-on-year
+27.27% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Median hourly rate £17.50 £60.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.83% +275.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-18.60% +48.27%
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
3565 3512 2901
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.84% 94.79% 95.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 2221 2035 1565
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £228 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £510 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 134 197 173
Median hourly rate £14.75 £16.08 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.27% -8.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.55 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £44.86 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Information Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

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 29 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Information Analyst within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -6 8 £250 -7.40% 1
Merseyside -2 2 £313 +68.91% 1
Cheshire -7 1 £375 +77.72% 1
Information Analyst
England

Information Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, Information 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 West region featuring Information Analyst in the job title.

1 12 (46.15%) NHS
2 11 (42.31%) Information Security
3 6 (23.08%) SQL
4 4 (15.38%) Risk Management
5 3 (11.54%) Firewall
5 3 (11.54%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (11.54%) Information Governance
6 2 (7.69%) Security Operations
6 2 (7.69%) Electronic Patient Records
6 2 (7.69%) PCI DSS
6 2 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (7.69%) ERP
6 2 (7.69%) Finance
6 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
6 2 (7.69%) Security Architecture
6 2 (7.69%) Data Analysis
6 2 (7.69%) Business Analysis
7 1 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (3.85%) PKI
7 1 (3.85%) Incident Management
7 1 (3.85%) Marketing
7 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (3.85%) Business Development
7 1 (3.85%) Taxonomies
7 1 (3.85%) Ontologies
7 1 (3.85%) COBIT
7 1 (3.85%) Informatics
7 1 (3.85%) SNOMED CT
7 1 (3.85%) BusinessObjects XI

Information Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Acrobat
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) Firewall
2 1 (3.85%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (7.69%) Electronic Patient Records
3 1 (3.85%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (3.85%) EDRMS
3 1 (3.85%) MS Access
General
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Marketing
2 1 (3.85%) Publishing
2 1 (3.85%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 12 (46.15%) NHS
2 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.85%) Informatics
2 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.85%) Ontologies
2 1 (3.85%) PKI
2 1 (3.85%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Information Security
2 4 (15.38%) Risk Management
3 3 (11.54%) Information Governance
4 2 (7.69%) Business Analysis
4 2 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (7.69%) Data Analysis
4 2 (7.69%) ERP
4 2 (7.69%) Security Architecture
4 2 (7.69%) Security Operations
5 1 (3.85%) Business Development
5 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.85%) Change Management
5 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.85%) Data Validation
5 1 (3.85%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.85%) Information Architecture
5 1 (3.85%) Information Assurance
5 1 (3.85%) Information Management
5 1 (3.85%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.85%) Perl
2 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.85%) Python
2 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) CEH
2 1 (3.85%) CISM
2 1 (3.85%) CISSP
2 1 (3.85%) GCIH
2 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.85%) COBIT
2 1 (3.85%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.85%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (3.85%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (3.85%) Adobe
1 1 (3.85%) Intel Security
1 1 (3.85%) Lumension
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.85%) VMware