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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 1 7 2
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 47 23 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 25.27% 11.39% 24.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 26.40% 12.57% 27.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 16 21
Average daily rate
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£340 £301 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.86% +2.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £141 £151
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £426 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
- +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 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
178 183 181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 95.70% 90.59% 90.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 115 92
Average daily rate £340 £308 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.56% -1.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £160 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £401 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 27 20
Average hourly rate £15.39 £33.30 £16.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.79% +99.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £12.44 £10.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £44.60 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
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 1 August 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 1 August 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 25 (33.33%) Finance
2 14 (18.67%) SQL
2 14 (18.67%) Microsoft
3 11 (14.67%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (14.67%) Windows
4 10 (13.33%) Relational Database
5 9 (12.00%) Business Analysis
5 9 (12.00%) Data Analysis
5 9 (12.00%) ITIL
6 8 (10.67%) Active Directory
6 8 (10.67%) Data Modelling
6 8 (10.67%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (10.67%) Banking
6 8 (10.67%) Windows 7
7 7 (9.33%) BPMN
7 7 (9.33%) Ab Initio
8 6 (8.00%) Validation
8 6 (8.00%) Informatica
8 6 (8.00%) MicroStrategy
8 6 (8.00%) MS Excel
8 6 (8.00%) Java
8 6 (8.00%) Analytics
8 6 (8.00%) Unit Testing
9 5 (6.67%) Release Management
9 5 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (6.67%) Data Management
9 5 (6.67%) Maven
9 5 (6.67%) Data Quality
9 5 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 5 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 (4.00%) SAS
2 1 (1.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.33%) IIS
2 1 (1.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.33%) MS Visio
3 3 (4.00%) MS Office
4 2 (2.67%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.33%) SPSS
5 1 (1.33%) Stata
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.33%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.33%) Oracle CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.67%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (2.67%) Wireless
1 2 (2.67%) Internet
1 2 (2.67%) IP Telephony
1 2 (2.67%) Firewall
1 2 (2.67%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (1.33%) LAN
2 1 (1.33%) PBX
2 1 (1.33%) WAN
2 1 (1.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.33%) Relational Database
2 5 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.00%) Data Mining
4 2 (2.67%) MS Access
4 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.67%) QlikView
5 1 (1.33%) Xcelsius
5 1 (1.33%) DB2
5 1 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (6.67%) Maven
2 2 (2.67%) Eclipse
2 2 (2.67%) TestDirector
2 2 (2.67%) Build Forge
3 1 (1.33%) Selenium
3 1 (1.33%) JIRA
3 1 (1.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.33%) WebDriver
3 1 (1.33%) Oracle Forms
General
1 25 (33.33%) Finance
2 8 (10.67%) Banking
3 2 (2.67%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.67%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.67%) Billing
3 2 (2.67%) Mandarin Language
3 2 (2.67%) Cantonese Language
3 2 (2.67%) Marketing
3 2 (2.67%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.33%) French Language
4 1 (1.33%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.33%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.00%) Spring MVC
1 3 (4.00%) jQuery
1 3 (4.00%) Java EE
1 3 (4.00%) Ajax
1 3 (4.00%) Spring
1 3 (4.00%) Spring Integration
1 3 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 3 (4.00%) CSS
1 3 (4.00%) HTML
1 3 (4.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (2.67%) XML
2 2 (2.67%) Application Packaging
3 1 (1.33%) JSP
3 1 (1.33%) .NET
3 1 (1.33%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 4 (5.33%) NHS
3 3 (4.00%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.67%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.33%) Statistics
5 1 (1.33%) CESG
5 1 (1.33%) Social Media
5 1 (1.33%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.33%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.33%) DTV
5 1 (1.33%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.67%) Windows
2 8 (10.67%) Windows 7
3 5 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (6.67%) Windows XP
3 5 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (4.00%) UNIX
4 3 (4.00%) Linux
5 1 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (14.67%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (12.00%) Business Analysis
2 9 (12.00%) Data Analysis
2 9 (12.00%) ITIL
3 8 (10.67%) Data Modelling
3 8 (10.67%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (9.33%) BPMN
5 6 (8.00%) Validation
5 6 (8.00%) Analytics
5 6 (8.00%) Unit Testing
6 5 (6.67%) Release Management
6 5 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (6.67%) Data Management
6 5 (6.67%) Migration
6 5 (6.67%) GAP Analysis
7 4 (5.33%) Data Security
7 4 (5.33%) Change Management
7 4 (5.33%) Project Management
7 4 (5.33%) User Stories
7 4 (5.33%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 14 (18.67%) SQL
2 6 (8.00%) Java
3 3 (4.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.67%) VBScript
4 2 (2.67%) C
5 1 (1.33%) VB
5 1 (1.33%) Perl
5 1 (1.33%) PHP
5 1 (1.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 4 (5.33%) ISEB
3 3 (4.00%) Degree
3 3 (4.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.67%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.67%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.33%) CBAP
5 1 (1.33%) BC Cleared
5 1 (1.33%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.67%) Data Quality
2 3 (4.00%) QA
3 1 (1.33%) COREP
3 1 (1.33%) SLA
3 1 (1.33%) Basel II
System Software
1 8 (10.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.33%) SCOM
1 1 (1.33%) Oracle EDQ
1 1 (1.33%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.33%) Control-M
Vendors
1 14 (18.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.33%) Ab Initio
3 6 (8.00%) Informatica
3 6 (8.00%) MicroStrategy
4 5 (6.67%) SAP
4 5 (6.67%) HP
5 4 (5.33%) Oracle
6 3 (4.00%) Twitter
6 3 (4.00%) Trillium
7 2 (2.67%) MKS
7 2 (2.67%) Cisco
7 2 (2.67%) Remedy
7 2 (2.67%) Cognos
7 2 (2.67%) Palantir
8 1 (1.33%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.33%) Avaya
8 1 (1.33%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.33%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.33%) Citrix
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