The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Preston 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 8 4 9
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 10 24 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 8.85% 22.86% 18.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.17% 25.53% 18.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 7
Median daily rate £354 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.00% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £200 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £435 £393
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Median hourly rate £20.50 £21.00 £23.15
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.38% -9.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -3.44%
Analyst
Lancashire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Preston 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
Preston
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
109 94 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 96.46% 89.52% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 44 51
Median daily rate £370 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.94% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £275 £166
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 16 17
Median hourly rate £30.25 £16.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+89.06% -11.11%
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 Preston

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

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Preston

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

Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Preston

Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Preston

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Preston region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Preston

Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Preston

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

Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Preston

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

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 Preston region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 6 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) Unix
2 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) Business Analysis
3 3 (16.67%) Finance
3 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 3 (16.67%) MS Office
3 3 (16.67%) SAP
4 2 (11.11%) ITIL
4 2 (11.11%) VB
4 2 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (11.11%) PL/SQL
4 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (11.11%) ERP
4 2 (11.11%) ETL
4 2 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (11.11%) SAP BW
4 2 (11.11%) Firewall
4 2 (11.11%) Information Security
4 2 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (11.11%) Test Scripting
4 2 (11.11%) Dimensional Modelling
4 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
4 2 (11.11%) Analytics
4 2 (11.11%) Information Governance
4 2 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (11.11%) Security Architecture
5 1 (5.56%) Windows 7

Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Preston 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 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 3 (16.67%) MS Office
3 2 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (11.11%) SAP BW
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) LoadRunner
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.56%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Unix
2 1 (5.56%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Business Analysis
2 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (11.11%) Analytics
3 2 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (11.11%) Dimensional Modelling
3 2 (11.11%) ERP
3 2 (11.11%) ETL
3 2 (11.11%) Information Governance
3 2 (11.11%) Information Security
3 2 (11.11%) ITIL
3 2 (11.11%) Security Architecture
3 2 (11.11%) Test Scripting
4 1 (5.56%) Defect Management
4 1 (5.56%) Functional Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (5.56%) People Management
4 1 (5.56%) Re-Platforming
4 1 (5.56%) SDLC
4 1 (5.56%) Test Planning
4 1 (5.56%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) PL/SQL
2 2 (11.11%) VB
3 1 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (5.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (5.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) SAP
3 1 (5.56%) BT
3 1 (5.56%) Citrix
3 1 (5.56%) CODA
3 1 (5.56%) Cognos
3 1 (5.56%) Concur
3 1 (5.56%) HP
3 1 (5.56%) IBM
3 1 (5.56%) Maconomy
3 1 (5.56%) ServiceNow
Preston, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
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