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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 3 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 55 56 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 25.00% 23.83% 40.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 25.82% 24.89% 41.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 31 53
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £375 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £451 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 16 2
Median hourly rate - £11.21 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.58%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -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
213 225 208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 96.82% 95.74% 96.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 141 113
Median daily rate £425 £425 £389
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £536 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 21 14
Median hourly rate £35.00 £13.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+159.25% +12.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 35 (39.33%) Business Analysis
2 33 (37.08%) Finance
3 22 (24.72%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (19.10%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (16.85%) Six Sigma
5 15 (16.85%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (14.61%) Lean Six Sigma
6 13 (14.61%) Information Governance
6 13 (14.61%) Management Information System
6 13 (14.61%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (14.61%) Pharmaceutical
7 12 (13.48%) Banking
8 11 (12.36%) Oracle
9 10 (11.24%) ISEB
9 10 (11.24%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (10.11%) Data Analysis
11 8 (8.99%) Risk Management
11 8 (8.99%) Process Improvement
12 7 (7.87%) Six Sigma Green Belt
12 7 (7.87%) PRINCE2
12 7 (7.87%) Change Management
13 6 (6.74%) Migration
13 6 (6.74%) Conflict Management
13 6 (6.74%) Use Case
13 6 (6.74%) Business Process Improvement
13 6 (6.74%) Waterfall
13 6 (6.74%) Continuous Improvement
14 5 (5.62%) User Acceptance Testing
14 5 (5.62%) IBM Blueworks
14 5 (5.62%) 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 2 (2.25%) Confluence
1 2 (2.25%) SAS
2 1 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.12%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.12%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (4.49%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.25%) MS Office
3 1 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.12%) MS Project
3 1 (1.12%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (4.49%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (2.25%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (2.25%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.12%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.12%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.62%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.49%) Firewall
2 3 (3.37%) VLAN
3 2 (2.25%) Internet
4 1 (1.12%) DHCP
4 1 (1.12%) DNS
4 1 (1.12%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.12%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (16.85%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (3.37%) DB2
3 2 (2.25%) Power BI
4 1 (1.12%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.12%) QlikView
4 1 (1.12%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.25%) JIRA
General
1 33 (37.08%) Finance
2 13 (14.61%) Pharmaceutical
3 12 (13.48%) Banking
4 2 (2.25%) Back Office
4 2 (2.25%) Retail
5 1 (1.12%) Automotive
5 1 (1.12%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.61%) Management Information System
2 10 (11.24%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.49%) NHS
4 2 (2.25%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.12%) iPad
5 1 (1.12%) PMI
5 1 (1.12%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.49%) Linux
2 3 (3.37%) AIX
2 3 (3.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (3.37%) Windows
2 3 (3.37%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (2.25%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.25%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.25%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.12%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (39.33%) Business Analysis
2 22 (24.72%) Stakeholder Management
3 17 (19.10%) Business Intelligence
4 15 (16.85%) Six Sigma
5 13 (14.61%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (14.61%) Information Governance
5 13 (14.61%) Lean Six Sigma
6 9 (10.11%) Data Analysis
7 8 (8.99%) Process Improvement
7 8 (8.99%) Risk Management
8 7 (7.87%) Change Management
8 7 (7.87%) PRINCE2
9 6 (6.74%) Business Process Improvement
9 6 (6.74%) Conflict Management
9 6 (6.74%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (6.74%) Migration
9 6 (6.74%) Use Case
9 6 (6.74%) Waterfall
10 5 (5.62%) GAP Analysis
10 5 (5.62%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.49%) SQL
2 2 (2.25%) ABAP
3 1 (1.12%) ActionScript
3 1 (1.12%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 10 (11.24%) ISEB
2 7 (7.87%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 3 (3.37%) ACCA
3 3 (3.37%) CIMA
3 3 (3.37%) Degree
4 2 (2.25%) CCNA
4 2 (2.25%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.25%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.25%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.25%) MCSA
4 2 (2.25%) MCSE
4 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.12%) CCDA
5 1 (1.12%) MCITP
5 1 (1.12%) MCP
5 1 (1.12%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (3.37%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.12%) QRadar
Vendors
1 11 (12.36%) Oracle
2 4 (4.49%) SAP
3 3 (3.37%) F5
3 3 (3.37%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.37%) Teradata
4 2 (2.25%) Minitab
4 2 (2.25%) Splunk
5 1 (1.12%) ArcSight
5 1 (1.12%) Cisco
5 1 (1.12%) Cognos
5 1 (1.12%) Dell
5 1 (1.12%) HP
5 1 (1.12%) Rally
5 1 (1.12%) Tableau
5 1 (1.12%) VMware