The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 3 1 8
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 55 45 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 19.50% 24.86% 11.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.99% 26.01% 12.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 28 15
Average daily rate
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£315 £345 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.69% +2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £222 £136
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £425 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+5.98% +0.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 3
Average hourly rate £9.24 £12.71 £9.48
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.30% +34.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
Analyst
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Sheffield 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
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
262 173 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 92.91% 95.58% 90.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 106 108
Average daily rate £350 £350 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £158 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 20 29
Average hourly rate £12.50 £15.39 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% -52.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.29 £11.90 £12.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £34.00 £44.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015, 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 42 (31.82%) Finance
2 28 (21.21%) Business Analysis
3 27 (20.45%) Banking
4 20 (15.15%) Data Analysis
5 17 (12.88%) Windows
6 16 (12.12%) SQL
7 14 (10.61%) Microsoft
7 14 (10.61%) Analytical Skills
8 13 (9.85%) Active Directory
9 12 (9.09%) MS Office
9 12 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
10 11 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
11 10 (7.58%) Change Management
11 10 (7.58%) ITIL
11 10 (7.58%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (7.58%) ISEB
12 9 (6.82%) SQL Server
12 9 (6.82%) MS Visio
12 9 (6.82%) Service Management
12 9 (6.82%) Retail
12 9 (6.82%) Windows 7
13 8 (6.06%) SIEM
13 8 (6.06%) Cisco Prime
13 8 (6.06%) Systems Analysis
13 8 (6.06%) Degree
13 8 (6.06%) Project Management
13 8 (6.06%) MS Excel
13 8 (6.06%) Cisco
14 7 (5.30%) Data Modelling

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 4 (3.03%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.27%) SAS
3 2 (1.52%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.76%) CICS
4 1 (0.76%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 12 (9.09%) MS Office
1 12 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
2 9 (6.82%) MS Visio
3 8 (6.06%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.76%) MS Project
4 1 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.76%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.30%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (3.79%) Wireless
2 5 (3.79%) LAN
2 5 (3.79%) Internet
3 4 (3.03%) ADSL
4 2 (1.52%) DNS
4 2 (1.52%) SAN
4 2 (1.52%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.76%) VPN
5 1 (0.76%) WAN
5 1 (0.76%) DHCP
5 1 (0.76%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.82%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.30%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (3.03%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (1.52%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.76%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 1 (0.76%) MySQL
5 1 (0.76%) Data Mart
5 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.76%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.76%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (0.76%) HP UFT
1 1 (0.76%) JIRA
1 1 (0.76%) Selenium
1 1 (0.76%) Cucumber
General
1 42 (31.82%) Finance
2 27 (20.45%) Banking
3 9 (6.82%) Retail
4 5 (3.79%) Retail Banking
5 2 (1.52%) Billing
5 2 (1.52%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.52%) Advertising
5 2 (1.52%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.76%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.76%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.76%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.52%) Web Services
2 1 (0.76%) XML
2 1 (0.76%) WSDL
2 1 (0.76%) Apache Axis
2 1 (0.76%) WCF
2 1 (0.76%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (0.76%) Gherkin
2 1 (0.76%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.61%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.79%) Credit Risk
3 4 (3.03%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.27%) NHS
5 2 (1.52%) Smartcard
5 2 (1.52%) EPoS
5 2 (1.52%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (1.52%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.52%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.52%) User Experience
6 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.76%) Life Science
6 1 (0.76%) Market Risk
6 1 (0.76%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.76%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.76%) PMI
6 1 (0.76%) Replication
6 1 (0.76%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.76%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.76%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 17 (12.88%) Windows
2 9 (6.82%) Windows 7
3 6 (4.55%) Windows 8
4 5 (3.79%) UNIX
5 3 (2.27%) Windows XP
6 2 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.52%) AIX
6 2 (1.52%) Linux
7 1 (0.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (21.21%) Business Analysis
2 20 (15.15%) Data Analysis
3 12 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 10 (7.58%) ITIL
5 10 (7.58%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (7.58%) Change Management
6 9 (6.82%) Service Management
7 8 (6.06%) Project Management
7 8 (6.06%) Systems Analysis
7 8 (6.06%) SIEM
8 7 (5.30%) Risk Analysis
8 7 (5.30%) GAP Analysis
8 7 (5.30%) Data Modelling
8 7 (5.30%) Software Delivery
9 6 (4.55%) ETL
9 6 (4.55%) Process Management
9 6 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (4.55%) Data Architecture
10 5 (3.79%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (12.12%) SQL
2 2 (1.52%) VB
2 2 (1.52%) VBA
2 2 (1.52%) Java
2 2 (1.52%) Perl
3 1 (0.76%) COBOL
3 1 (0.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (7.58%) ISEB
2 8 (6.06%) Degree
3 2 (1.52%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.52%) CBAP
4 1 (0.76%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 1 (0.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (0.76%) IIBA
4 1 (0.76%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.76%) MCP
4 1 (0.76%) MCSE
4 1 (0.76%) MCSA
4 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.76%) A+ Certification
4 1 (0.76%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.76%) CIMA
4 1 (0.76%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.27%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.52%) SLA
3 1 (0.76%) QA
System Software
1 13 (9.85%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.76%) XenApp
2 1 (0.76%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (6.06%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (0.76%) SCCM
2 1 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (10.61%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.06%) Cisco
3 6 (4.55%) GoldenSource
4 5 (3.79%) Cognos
5 4 (3.03%) IBM
5 4 (3.03%) Remedy
6 3 (2.27%) Citrix
7 2 (1.52%) Oracle
7 2 (1.52%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.52%) VMware
8 1 (0.76%) VocaLink
8 1 (0.76%) Apple
8 1 (0.76%) Ab Initio
8 1 (0.76%) Informatica
8 1 (0.76%) HP
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