The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Northampton region that had Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 2 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 90 42 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 25.42% 18.92% 26.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 26.87% 19.09% 28.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 26 36
Median daily rate £350 £356 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.75% -16.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £488 £476
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 21
Median hourly rate £11.38 £10.20 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.51% -24.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.65 £9.70 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.63 £13.70 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.49 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-3.43% +7.14%
Analyst
Northamptonshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Northampton 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
Northampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
335 220 251
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 94.63% 99.10% 92.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 245 147 136
Median daily rate £400 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.24% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 14 26
Median hourly rate £13.00 £10.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £8.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £18.52 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, 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 Northampton region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 68 (44.74%) Finance
2 48 (31.58%) Banking
3 30 (19.74%) Business Analysis
4 28 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (16.45%) Stakeholder Management
6 21 (13.82%) MS Office
7 20 (13.16%) Windows
8 16 (10.53%) Microsoft
9 15 (9.87%) SQL
10 14 (9.21%) Migration
11 13 (8.55%) Windows XP
11 13 (8.55%) Windows 7
12 12 (7.89%) Unix
13 11 (7.24%) Oracle
13 11 (7.24%) MS Excel
14 10 (6.58%) Performance Testing
14 10 (6.58%) Data Migration
14 10 (6.58%) Data Protection
14 10 (6.58%) ITIL
14 10 (6.58%) Cybersecurity
15 9 (5.92%) Performance Monitoring
15 9 (5.92%) Active Directory
15 9 (5.92%) Test Scripting
16 8 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
16 8 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
16 8 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
16 8 (5.26%) SQL Server
16 8 (5.26%) Java
16 8 (5.26%) Firewall
16 8 (5.26%) GAP Analysis

Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (2.63%) SAS
2 3 (1.97%) Confluence
3 1 (0.66%) SharePoint
Applications
1 21 (13.82%) MS Office
2 11 (7.24%) MS Excel
3 7 (4.61%) MS Visio
4 4 (2.63%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.63%) Dynamics NAV
1 4 (2.63%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.32%) Endur
2 2 (1.32%) Findur
2 2 (1.32%) Infor M3
2 2 (1.32%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.66%) BASE24
3 1 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.66%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.97%) IBM Blueworks
2 1 (0.66%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.26%) Firewall
2 5 (3.29%) SAN
3 4 (2.63%) LAN
4 3 (1.97%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (1.97%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (1.97%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (1.97%) NX-OS
4 3 (1.97%) Wireshark
5 2 (1.32%) Internet
5 2 (1.32%) WAN
6 1 (0.66%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.66%) PuTTY
6 1 (0.66%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.66%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.29%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.97%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.32%) Data Mining
5 2 (1.32%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.66%) MySQL
6 1 (0.66%) PowerCenter
6 1 (0.66%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (1.97%) JIRA
2 1 (0.66%) ERwin
2 1 (0.66%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.66%) Grunt
2 1 (0.66%) gulp
2 1 (0.66%) HP UFT
2 1 (0.66%) Selenium
2 1 (0.66%) SonarQube
2 1 (0.66%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 68 (44.74%) Finance
2 48 (31.58%) Banking
3 3 (1.97%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.32%) Back Office
4 2 (1.32%) Retail
5 1 (0.66%) Advertising
5 1 (0.66%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (0.66%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.66%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.32%) XML
2 1 (0.66%) .NET
2 1 (0.66%) Ajax
2 1 (0.66%) AngularJS
2 1 (0.66%) Backbone.js
2 1 (0.66%) CSS
2 1 (0.66%) CSS3
2 1 (0.66%) HTML
2 1 (0.66%) HTML5
2 1 (0.66%) JSON
2 1 (0.66%) Node.js
2 1 (0.66%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 6 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.63%) iPad
2 4 (2.63%) Mobile App
3 3 (1.97%) Credit Risk
3 3 (1.97%) Data Structures
3 3 (1.97%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.32%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.32%) RIA
4 2 (1.32%) Taxonomies
5 1 (0.66%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (0.66%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.66%) EMV
5 1 (0.66%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (0.66%) NHS
5 1 (0.66%) Tandem
5 1 (0.66%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 20 (13.16%) Windows
2 13 (8.55%) Windows 7
2 13 (8.55%) Windows XP
3 12 (7.89%) Unix
4 8 (5.26%) Windows Server
4 8 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.32%) Linux
5 2 (1.32%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.66%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (19.74%) Business Analysis
2 28 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (16.45%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (9.21%) Migration
5 10 (6.58%) Cybersecurity
5 10 (6.58%) Data Migration
5 10 (6.58%) Data Protection
5 10 (6.58%) ITIL
5 10 (6.58%) Performance Testing
6 9 (5.92%) Performance Monitoring
6 9 (5.92%) Test Scripting
7 8 (5.26%) GAP Analysis
8 7 (4.61%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (4.61%) User Stories
9 6 (3.95%) Process Improvement
10 5 (3.29%) CRM
10 5 (3.29%) Data Modelling
10 5 (3.29%) ETL
10 5 (3.29%) Scrum
10 5 (3.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 15 (9.87%) SQL
2 8 (5.26%) Java
3 2 (1.32%) ActionScript
3 2 (1.32%) ActionScript 2.0
4 1 (0.66%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.66%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.66%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (3.29%) ISEB
3 3 (1.97%) CCNA
3 3 (1.97%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (1.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (1.32%) CBAP
5 1 (0.66%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.66%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.66%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.66%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.66%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.66%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.61%) Data Quality
2 6 (3.95%) QA
3 1 (0.66%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (5.92%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (3.95%) Tivoli
1 6 (3.95%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 3 (1.97%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (1.97%) Ganglia
2 3 (1.97%) nmon
2 3 (1.97%) SCCM
3 1 (0.66%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.66%) OVSD
Vendors
1 16 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.24%) Oracle
3 6 (3.95%) IBM
4 4 (2.63%) hybris
5 3 (1.97%) AppDynamics
5 3 (1.97%) Cisco
5 3 (1.97%) SolarWinds
6 2 (1.32%) Bloomberg
6 2 (1.32%) Citrix
6 2 (1.32%) Infor
6 2 (1.32%) Informatica
6 2 (1.32%) Murex
6 2 (1.32%) Reuters
6 2 (1.32%) Teradata
7 1 (0.66%) Pega
7 1 (0.66%) Perforce
7 1 (0.66%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.66%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.66%) Talend
7 1 (0.66%) VMware