The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Shropshire 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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 16 13 17
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 38 23 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 11.24% 15.23% 4.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.91% 15.75% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 3
Average daily rate £400 £363 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +45.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £199 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £433 £282
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Average hourly rate - £13.06 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
Analyst
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Shropshire 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
Shropshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
319 146 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 94.38% 96.69% 89.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 73 40
Average daily rate £460 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £175 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £463 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 4
Average hourly rate - £13.06 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -25.40%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Shropshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Shropshire

Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford -7 32 £400 +6.66% 4
Analyst
West Midlands

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire 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 33 (46.48%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (38.03%) Pega
3 18 (25.35%) MS Office
4 17 (23.94%) Windows
5 16 (22.54%) SQL
5 16 (22.54%) Unix
6 14 (19.72%) Oracle
6 14 (19.72%) Data Modelling
6 14 (19.72%) ISEB
7 13 (18.31%) ISTQB
8 12 (16.90%) Data Analysis
9 11 (15.49%) Test Scripting
9 11 (15.49%) XML
10 10 (14.08%) RUP
10 10 (14.08%) Business Analysis
11 9 (12.68%) Systems Analysis
11 9 (12.68%) Requirements Analysis
12 8 (11.27%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (11.27%) SDLC
13 7 (9.86%) QA
13 7 (9.86%) Statistics
14 6 (8.45%) Waterfall
14 6 (8.45%) PVCS
15 5 (7.04%) ITIL
15 5 (7.04%) Microsoft
15 5 (7.04%) Test Strategy
15 5 (7.04%) Scrum
15 5 (7.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 4 (5.63%) Integration Testing
16 4 (5.63%) Regression Testing

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire 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 2 (2.82%) Documentum
1 2 (2.82%) SharePoint
1 2 (2.82%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.41%) Confluence
2 1 (1.41%) JBoss
2 1 (1.41%) SAS
Applications
1 18 (25.35%) MS Office
2 4 (5.63%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.41%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.41%) Infor LN
2 1 (1.41%) MFGPRO
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.41%) Firewall
1 1 (1.41%) LAN
1 1 (1.41%) WAN
1 1 (1.41%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.23%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.41%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.41%) Oracle OWB
2 1 (1.41%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 6 (8.45%) PVCS
2 1 (1.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (1.41%) ClearCase
2 1 (1.41%) ClearQuest
2 1 (1.41%) FishEye
2 1 (1.41%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.41%) GitLab
2 1 (1.41%) JIRA
2 1 (1.41%) JIRA Agile
2 1 (1.41%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (1.41%) Subversion
General
1 2 (2.82%) Finance
2 1 (1.41%) Billing
2 1 (1.41%) Czech Language
2 1 (1.41%) Dutch Language
2 1 (1.41%) French Language
2 1 (1.41%) Legal
2 1 (1.41%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (15.49%) XML
2 1 (1.41%) CSS
2 1 (1.41%) HTML
2 1 (1.41%) Spring
2 1 (1.41%) Spring Boot
2 1 (1.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.27%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.86%) Statistics
3 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (23.94%) Windows
2 16 (22.54%) Unix
3 1 (1.41%) Linux
3 1 (1.41%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (46.48%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (19.72%) Data Modelling
3 12 (16.90%) Data Analysis
4 11 (15.49%) Test Scripting
5 10 (14.08%) Business Analysis
5 10 (14.08%) RUP
6 9 (12.68%) Requirements Analysis
6 9 (12.68%) Systems Analysis
7 8 (11.27%) SDLC
8 6 (8.45%) Waterfall
9 5 (7.04%) ITIL
9 5 (7.04%) Scrum
9 5 (7.04%) Test Strategy
10 4 (5.63%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (5.63%) ERP
10 4 (5.63%) Integration Testing
10 4 (5.63%) Regression Testing
11 3 (4.23%) Mentoring
11 3 (4.23%) Software Testing
11 3 (4.23%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (22.54%) SQL
2 4 (5.63%) PL/SQL
3 3 (4.23%) Java
4 2 (2.82%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (19.72%) ISEB
2 13 (18.31%) ISTQB
3 5 (7.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (4.23%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 3 (4.23%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.82%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.41%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.41%) MCP
6 1 (1.41%) MCSE
6 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.86%) QA
2 2 (2.82%) SLA
3 1 (1.41%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (1.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.41%) SCCM
1 1 (1.41%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 27 (38.03%) Pega
2 14 (19.72%) Oracle
3 5 (7.04%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.82%) Infor
4 2 (2.82%) JD Edwards
4 2 (2.82%) QAD
4 2 (2.82%) SAP
4 2 (2.82%) VMware
5 1 (1.41%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.41%) Citrix
5 1 (1.41%) Cloudera
5 1 (1.41%) Niku
5 1 (1.41%) webMethods