The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Preston 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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 5 6 12
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 17 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 15.89% 15.79% 5.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.68% 16.67% 6.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 2
Average daily rate
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£338 £150 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+125.00% -63.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £144 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £192 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Average hourly rate - £15.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +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
91 36 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 85.05% 94.74% 91.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 13 49
Average daily rate £350 £480 £447
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.08% +7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £150 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £676 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 6
Average hourly rate £26.83 £15.00 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.86% -44.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £14.75 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.80 £25.00 £48.68
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

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 24 December 2014.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Preston 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 12 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 8 (28.57%) NHS
2 8 (28.57%) Degree
3 7 (25.00%) Migration
3 7 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 7 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 6 (21.43%) SC Cleared
4 6 (21.43%) Oracle
4 6 (21.43%) ITIL
4 6 (21.43%) Windows
4 6 (21.43%) Data Modelling
4 6 (21.43%) ETL
4 6 (21.43%) Data Management
5 5 (17.86%) Data Analysis
5 5 (17.86%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (17.86%) SQL
5 5 (17.86%) RDBMS
5 5 (17.86%) Benchmarking
5 5 (17.86%) Predictive Modelling
5 5 (17.86%) Metadata Management
5 5 (17.86%) Relational Database
6 4 (14.29%) Citrix
6 4 (14.29%) SharePoint
6 4 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (14.29%) AppSense
6 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Preston 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 4 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Office
1 2 (7.14%) PowerPivot
2 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (3.57%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.86%) RDBMS
2 5 (17.86%) Relational Database
3 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.57%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.57%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (28.57%) NHS
3 3 (10.71%) Statistics
3 3 (10.71%) Data Structures
4 2 (7.14%) Data Integration
4 2 (7.14%) Blackberry
5 1 (3.57%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 6 (21.43%) Windows
2 2 (7.14%) Windows XP
2 2 (7.14%) Windows Vista
2 2 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) Migration
1 7 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 6 (21.43%) Data Management
2 6 (21.43%) ITIL
2 6 (21.43%) Data Modelling
2 6 (21.43%) ETL
3 5 (17.86%) Benchmarking
3 5 (17.86%) Data Analysis
3 5 (17.86%) Predictive Modelling
3 5 (17.86%) Metadata Management
4 3 (10.71%) Validation
5 2 (7.14%) Software Deployment
5 2 (7.14%) Data Mapping
6 1 (3.57%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (3.57%) Change Control
6 1 (3.57%) Master Data Management
6 1 (3.57%) Business Analysis
6 1 (3.57%) Decision Table
6 1 (3.57%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) SQL
2 1 (3.57%) C#
2 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (28.57%) Degree
2 7 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 6 (21.43%) SC Cleared
4 5 (17.86%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (10.71%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (3.57%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 6 (21.43%) Oracle
3 4 (14.29%) AppSense
3 4 (14.29%) Citrix
4 3 (10.71%) Talend
5 2 (7.14%) CA
5 2 (7.14%) Lumension
6 1 (3.57%) Cognos
6 1 (3.57%) VMware
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