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 29 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 3 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 80 77 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 28.37% 28.41% 28.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 29.41% 29.17% 29.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 55 40
Median daily rate £375 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £300 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 3
Median hourly rate £10.84 £15.01 £10.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.81% +47.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.41 £9.64
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £18.52 £10.84
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -
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
272 264 212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 96.45% 97.42% 97.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 196 140
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 16
Median hourly rate £10.50 £18.52 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.30% +27.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £10.50 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £22.50 £16.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 58 (42.65%) Finance
2 43 (31.62%) Business Analysis
3 41 (30.15%) Banking
4 25 (18.38%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (18.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
5 16 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (10.29%) Information Governance
6 14 (10.29%) Management Information System
6 14 (10.29%) Windows
6 14 (10.29%) Pharmaceutical
7 13 (9.56%) MS Office
8 12 (8.82%) SQL
9 10 (7.35%) Windows XP
9 10 (7.35%) Data Protection
9 10 (7.35%) Windows 7
10 9 (6.62%) Process Improvement
10 9 (6.62%) Cybersecurity
10 9 (6.62%) Six Sigma
11 7 (5.15%) Lean Six Sigma
11 7 (5.15%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (5.15%) User Stories
11 7 (5.15%) Migration
11 7 (5.15%) Firewall
11 7 (5.15%) GAP Analysis
11 7 (5.15%) ISEB
11 7 (5.15%) MS Excel
11 7 (5.15%) ITIL
12 6 (4.41%) PRINCE2
12 6 (4.41%) SQL Server

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 (2.94%) Confluence
1 4 (2.94%) SAS
2 1 (0.74%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (9.56%) MS Office
2 7 (5.15%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.21%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.74%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (2.94%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.47%) Endur
2 2 (1.47%) Findur
3 1 (0.74%) BASE24
3 1 (0.74%) Infor M3
3 1 (0.74%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.74%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.15%) Firewall
2 4 (2.94%) LAN
3 3 (2.21%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (2.21%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (2.21%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (2.21%) NX-OS
3 3 (2.21%) SAN
3 3 (2.21%) Wireshark
4 2 (1.47%) Internet
4 2 (1.47%) WAN
5 1 (0.74%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.74%) PuTTY
5 1 (0.74%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (4.41%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.47%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.74%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.74%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (2.94%) JIRA
2 1 (0.74%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.74%) Grunt
2 1 (0.74%) gulp
2 1 (0.74%) SonarQube
General
1 58 (42.65%) Finance
2 41 (30.15%) Banking
3 14 (10.29%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (2.21%) Back Office
5 2 (1.47%) Retail
6 1 (0.74%) Advertising
6 1 (0.74%) Automotive
6 1 (0.74%) Legal
6 1 (0.74%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.74%) .NET
1 1 (0.74%) Ajax
1 1 (0.74%) AngularJS
1 1 (0.74%) Backbone.js
1 1 (0.74%) CSS
1 1 (0.74%) CSS3
1 1 (0.74%) HTML
1 1 (0.74%) HTML5
1 1 (0.74%) JSON
1 1 (0.74%) Node.js
1 1 (0.74%) Velocity
1 1 (0.74%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.29%) Management Information System
2 7 (5.15%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.94%) iPad
3 4 (2.94%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.47%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.47%) NHS
4 2 (1.47%) RIA
5 1 (0.74%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.74%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.74%) EMV
5 1 (0.74%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (0.74%) PMI
5 1 (0.74%) Tandem
5 1 (0.74%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 14 (10.29%) Windows
2 10 (7.35%) Windows 7
2 10 (7.35%) Windows XP
3 5 (3.68%) Windows Server
3 5 (3.68%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (3.68%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.47%) Unix
5 1 (0.74%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (31.62%) Business Analysis
2 25 (18.38%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (18.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (10.29%) Information Governance
5 10 (7.35%) Data Protection
6 9 (6.62%) Cybersecurity
6 9 (6.62%) Process Improvement
6 9 (6.62%) Six Sigma
7 7 (5.15%) GAP Analysis
7 7 (5.15%) ITIL
7 7 (5.15%) Lean Six Sigma
7 7 (5.15%) Migration
7 7 (5.15%) User Stories
8 6 (4.41%) Change Management
8 6 (4.41%) CRM
8 6 (4.41%) E-Commerce
8 6 (4.41%) PRINCE2
8 6 (4.41%) Scrum
8 6 (4.41%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (8.82%) SQL
2 4 (2.94%) Java
3 2 (1.47%) ActionScript
3 2 (1.47%) ActionScript 2.0
4 1 (0.74%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.74%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (5.15%) ISEB
2 5 (3.68%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (3.68%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 3 (2.21%) CCNA
3 3 (2.21%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (2.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (1.47%) CBAP
5 1 (0.74%) Degree
5 1 (0.74%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.74%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.74%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.74%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.74%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.41%) QA
2 2 (1.47%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.74%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (4.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (2.21%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (0.74%) OVSD
2 1 (0.74%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (4.41%) Microsoft
2 4 (2.94%) hybris
3 3 (2.21%) Cisco
3 3 (2.21%) SolarWinds
4 2 (1.47%) Bloomberg
4 2 (1.47%) Minitab
4 2 (1.47%) Murex
4 2 (1.47%) Reuters
4 2 (1.47%) Teradata
5 1 (0.74%) HP
5 1 (0.74%) Infor
5 1 (0.74%) Informatica
5 1 (0.74%) Oracle
5 1 (0.74%) Pega
5 1 (0.74%) Perforce
5 1 (0.74%) Rally
5 1 (0.74%) Trillium
5 1 (0.74%) VMware