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 November 2014 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 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Analyst
Rank 118 114 116
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Contract jobs requiring an Information Analyst 13 20 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.40% 0.71% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.79% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 17 11
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£300 £175 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+71.42% -35.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £140 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £258 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £298 £261 £250
% change year-on-year
+13.87% +4.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 10
Average hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +28.20%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £18.75 £19.75
% change year-on-year
-25.33% -5.06%
Information Analyst
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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
2990 2528 2827
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 91.97% 90.29% 91.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1763 1248 1433
Average daily rate £350 £335 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% -0.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £213 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 167 185 191
Average hourly rate £15.00 £18.25 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.80% -1.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.02 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £40.57 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%

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 November 2014.

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 November 2014. 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 -10 4 £219 +52.17% 2
Merseyside -5 2 - - 2
Cheshire - - - - 1
Information Analyst
England

Information Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 26 (70.27%) NHS
2 16 (43.24%) SQL
3 12 (32.43%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (18.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (16.22%) Data Analysis
5 6 (16.22%) Predictive Modelling
5 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
5 6 (16.22%) Benchmarking
6 5 (13.51%) Finance
6 5 (13.51%) UNIX
6 5 (13.51%) Windows
6 5 (13.51%) Information Security
7 4 (10.81%) Risk Analysis
7 4 (10.81%) Vulnerability Management
7 4 (10.81%) T-SQL
7 4 (10.81%) Management Information System
7 4 (10.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (10.81%) Mainframe
8 3 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (8.11%) Degree
9 2 (5.41%) Statistics
9 2 (5.41%) C
9 2 (5.41%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
9 2 (5.41%) MS Office
9 2 (5.41%) Siebel
9 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
9 2 (5.41%) GAP Analysis
9 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Management
10 1 (2.70%) Performance Analysis

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

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 2 (5.41%) MS Office
1 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) Firewall
1 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.70%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.70%) MS Access
3 1 (2.70%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 5 (13.51%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 26 (70.27%) NHS
2 12 (32.43%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (10.81%) Management Information System
3 4 (10.81%) Mainframe
4 2 (5.41%) Statistics
5 1 (2.70%) iSeries
5 1 (2.70%) Tandem
5 1 (2.70%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.51%) UNIX
1 5 (13.51%) Windows
2 1 (2.70%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (16.22%) Data Analysis
1 6 (16.22%) Predictive Modelling
1 6 (16.22%) Benchmarking
2 5 (13.51%) Information Security
3 4 (10.81%) Risk Analysis
3 4 (10.81%) Vulnerability Management
4 3 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (5.41%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (5.41%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (2.70%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (2.70%) Security Management
6 1 (2.70%) Risk Management
6 1 (2.70%) Information Assurance
6 1 (2.70%) Security Architecture
6 1 (2.70%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (43.24%) SQL
2 4 (10.81%) T-SQL
3 2 (5.41%) C
4 1 (2.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) RACF
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
1 2 (5.41%) Siebel
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle
2 1 (2.70%) SAP
2 1 (2.70%) Capita
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £301 per day + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Bury
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £180 - £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Preston
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £375.00 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago