The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 5 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 32 94 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 16.75% 31.86% 32.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.58% 32.98% 35.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 59 34
Average daily rate £413 £425 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +4.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £282 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 20 3
Average hourly rate £8.50 £11.39 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.34% +8.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
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
182 285 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 95.29% 96.61% 92.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 164 81
Average daily rate £400 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £300 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 20 10
Average hourly rate £8.50 £13.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.61% -10.34%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

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 13 February 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Northampton region that cited 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 Analyst in their job title.

1 26 (32.50%) Finance
2 19 (23.75%) Business Analysis
3 13 (16.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (16.25%) MS Office
4 12 (15.00%) ITIL
4 12 (15.00%) Windows
4 12 (15.00%) Microsoft
4 12 (15.00%) Banking
5 10 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (12.50%) SQL Server
6 9 (11.25%) SQL
6 9 (11.25%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (11.25%) Windows XP
6 9 (11.25%) Windows 7
7 8 (10.00%) Service Management
8 7 (8.75%) ITSM
8 7 (8.75%) Data Analysis
8 7 (8.75%) ITIL V3
9 6 (7.50%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (7.50%) Remedy ITSM
9 6 (7.50%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (7.50%) BMC
9 6 (7.50%) Remedy
9 6 (7.50%) Data Modelling
9 6 (7.50%) MS Excel
9 6 (7.50%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (6.25%) Change Management
10 5 (6.25%) Management Information System
10 5 (6.25%) Six Sigma

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Northampton region that cited 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 Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.75%) SAS
2 1 (1.25%) Commerce Server
2 1 (1.25%) Confluence
2 1 (1.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (16.25%) MS Office
2 6 (7.50%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.50%) MS Project
4 1 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (7.50%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (2.50%) PeopleSoft HCM
3 1 (1.25%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.25%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (1.25%) ResourceLink
3 1 (1.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.25%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.00%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.50%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.50%) Power BI
3 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.25%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 6 (7.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.50%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.25%) ERwin
3 1 (1.25%) JIRA
3 1 (1.25%) PowerDesigner
3 1 (1.25%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 26 (32.50%) Finance
2 12 (15.00%) Banking
3 4 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (5.00%) Retail
4 2 (2.50%) Legal
5 1 (1.25%) Back Office
5 1 (1.25%) Electronics
5 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.25%) Marketing
5 1 (1.25%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.75%) .NET
1 3 (3.75%) Gherkin
2 2 (2.50%) .NET Framework
2 2 (2.50%) ASP.NET
2 2 (2.50%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (2.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 2 (2.50%) jQuery
2 2 (2.50%) RESTful
2 2 (2.50%) SOAP
2 2 (2.50%) WSDL
2 2 (2.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.75%) NHS
4 2 (2.50%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.50%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.25%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.25%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (15.00%) Windows
2 9 (11.25%) Windows 7
2 9 (11.25%) Windows XP
3 2 (2.50%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.25%) Linux
4 1 (1.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (23.75%) Business Analysis
2 13 (16.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (15.00%) ITIL
4 10 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (11.25%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (10.00%) Service Management
7 7 (8.75%) Data Analysis
7 7 (8.75%) ITIL V3
7 7 (8.75%) ITSM
8 6 (7.50%) Data Modelling
8 6 (7.50%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (6.25%) Change Management
9 5 (6.25%) Lean Six Sigma
9 5 (6.25%) Six Sigma
9 5 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (5.00%) Information Governance
10 4 (5.00%) Process Improvement
10 4 (5.00%) Release Management
10 4 (5.00%) SDLC
10 4 (5.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.25%) SQL
2 1 (1.25%) ActionScript
2 1 (1.25%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 5 (6.25%) ISEB
2 3 (3.75%) SC Cleared
2 3 (3.75%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.50%) Degree
3 2 (2.50%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.50%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 1 (1.25%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.25%) CCDA
4 1 (1.25%) CCNA
4 1 (1.25%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.25%) MCDST
4 1 (1.25%) MCITP
4 1 (1.25%) MCP
4 1 (1.25%) MCSA
4 1 (1.25%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.75%) QA
2 1 (1.25%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (2.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.50%) BMC
2 6 (7.50%) Remedy
3 4 (5.00%) Oracle
3 4 (5.00%) Teradata
4 2 (2.50%) PeopleSoft
4 2 (2.50%) SAP
5 1 (1.25%) ATG
5 1 (1.25%) Cognos
5 1 (1.25%) DataFlux
5 1 (1.25%) hybris
5 1 (1.25%) Hyperion
5 1 (1.25%) IBM
5 1 (1.25%) Informatica
5 1 (1.25%) Tableau
5 1 (1.25%) Talend