The first table below looks at the demand for the Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Sheffield region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 2 6 2
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 42 26 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 23.08% 14.05% 26.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 24.14% 15.29% 28.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 17 20
Average daily rate
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£325 £265 £291
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.64% -9.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £147 £149
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £421 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £332 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.53% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Average hourly rate £12.71 £9.48 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.07% -42.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.57 £9.48 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.85 £9.48 £20.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Job Titles Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
174 170 174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 95.60% 91.89% 92.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 102 89
Average daily rate £350 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £150 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £402 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 29 19
Average hourly rate £19.35 £32.50 £12.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.47% +157.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £12.44 £10.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £44.60 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -5.55%
Analyst
South Yorkshire

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 (36.11%) Finance
2 17 (23.61%) SQL
3 12 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 11 (15.28%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (15.28%) Windows
5 9 (12.50%) Data Analysis
5 9 (12.50%) Relational Database
6 8 (11.11%) Windows 7
6 8 (11.11%) Banking
6 8 (11.11%) Active Directory
6 8 (11.11%) Data Modelling
7 7 (9.72%) ITIL
7 7 (9.72%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (9.72%) Ab Initio
8 6 (8.33%) Validation
8 6 (8.33%) Business Analysis
8 6 (8.33%) Java
8 6 (8.33%) Informatica
8 6 (8.33%) MicroStrategy
8 6 (8.33%) Analytics
8 6 (8.33%) Unit Testing
8 6 (8.33%) BPMN
9 5 (6.94%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (6.94%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (6.94%) Release Management
9 5 (6.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 5 (6.94%) Data Quality
9 5 (6.94%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (6.94%) HP
9 5 (6.94%) Windows XP

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 (4.17%) SAS
2 1 (1.39%) IIS
2 1 (1.39%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (6.94%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.56%) MS Visio
3 3 (4.17%) MS Office
4 2 (2.78%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.39%) SPSS
5 1 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.39%) Stata
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.39%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 4 (5.56%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.17%) Data Mining
4 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.78%) MS Access
4 2 (2.78%) DataStage
4 2 (2.78%) QlikView
5 1 (1.39%) Xcelsius
5 1 (1.39%) DB2
5 1 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (6.94%) Maven
2 2 (2.78%) Eclipse
2 2 (2.78%) TestDirector
2 2 (2.78%) Build Forge
3 1 (1.39%) Selenium
3 1 (1.39%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.39%) WebDriver
3 1 (1.39%) JIRA
General
1 26 (36.11%) Finance
2 8 (11.11%) Banking
3 2 (2.78%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.78%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.78%) Billing
3 2 (2.78%) Spanish Language
3 2 (2.78%) Mandarin Language
3 2 (2.78%) Cantonese Language
4 1 (1.39%) French Language
4 1 (1.39%) Marketing
4 1 (1.39%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.17%) jQuery
1 3 (4.17%) Spring MVC
1 3 (4.17%) Spring Integration
1 3 (4.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 3 (4.17%) CSS
1 3 (4.17%) HTML
1 3 (4.17%) Spring
1 3 (4.17%) Ajax
1 3 (4.17%) Java EE
1 3 (4.17%) Hibernate
2 2 (2.78%) Application Packaging
2 2 (2.78%) XML
3 1 (1.39%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (1.39%) JSP
3 1 (1.39%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.56%) Management Information System
1 4 (5.56%) NHS
2 2 (2.78%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.39%) Reference Data
3 1 (1.39%) Data Extraction
3 1 (1.39%) Social Media
3 1 (1.39%) DTV
3 1 (1.39%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.39%) Statistics
3 1 (1.39%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 11 (15.28%) Windows
2 8 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 5 (6.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (6.94%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (6.94%) Windows XP
4 3 (4.17%) UNIX
4 3 (4.17%) Linux
5 1 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (15.28%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 8 (11.11%) Data Modelling
4 7 (9.72%) ITIL
4 7 (9.72%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (8.33%) Validation
5 6 (8.33%) Business Analysis
5 6 (8.33%) Analytics
5 6 (8.33%) Unit Testing
5 6 (8.33%) BPMN
6 5 (6.94%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (6.94%) Release Management
7 4 (5.56%) Migration
7 4 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (5.56%) Change Management
7 4 (5.56%) Data Management
7 4 (5.56%) Project Management
7 4 (5.56%) Data Analytics
7 4 (5.56%) Problem Management
8 3 (4.17%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 17 (23.61%) SQL
2 6 (8.33%) Java
3 3 (4.17%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.78%) VBScript
4 2 (2.78%) C
5 1 (1.39%) VB
5 1 (1.39%) Perl
5 1 (1.39%) PHP
5 1 (1.39%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (6.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (4.17%) ISEB
3 2 (2.78%) Degree
3 2 (2.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (2.78%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.39%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.39%) BC Cleared
4 1 (1.39%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.94%) Data Quality
2 4 (5.56%) Basel II
3 2 (2.78%) COREP
3 2 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 8 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.39%) Oracle EDQ
1 1 (1.39%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.39%) Control-M
Vendors
1 12 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.72%) Ab Initio
3 6 (8.33%) Informatica
3 6 (8.33%) MicroStrategy
4 5 (6.94%) HP
5 4 (5.56%) SAP
6 3 (4.17%) Twitter
6 3 (4.17%) Trillium
7 2 (2.78%) MKS
7 2 (2.78%) Cognos
7 2 (2.78%) Oracle
7 2 (2.78%) Remedy
7 2 (2.78%) Palantir
8 1 (1.39%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.39%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.39%) Avaya
8 1 (1.39%) BT
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