The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Solihull region that had Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 14 8 5
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 16 10 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 9.82% 11.76% 12.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.39% 12.20% 13.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 9
Median daily rate £300 £380 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% +13.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £375 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £392 £355
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -3.44%
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 Solihull 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
Solihull
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
154 82 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 94.48% 96.47% 94.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 47 45
Median daily rate £365 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £218 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £413 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 3
Median hourly rate £13.87 £30.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.76% -14.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Solihull region that featured Analyst in the job title.

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Solihull

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Solihull region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Solihull

Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Solihull region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 13 (39.39%) Finance
2 8 (24.24%) Data Analysis
3 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
4 6 (18.18%) MS Excel
4 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (18.18%) Degree
5 5 (15.15%) Games
6 4 (12.12%) Project Management
6 4 (12.12%) SAP
7 3 (9.09%) Cisco
7 3 (9.09%) SAP Portal
7 3 (9.09%) Data Quality
7 3 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (9.09%) Big Data
7 3 (9.09%) Statistical Modelling
7 3 (9.09%) Master Data Management
7 3 (9.09%) Mobile App
7 3 (9.09%) CA Spectrum
7 3 (9.09%) SevOne
7 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (9.09%) Algorithms
7 3 (9.09%) Business Analysis
7 3 (9.09%) Statistics
7 3 (9.09%) Quantitative Analysis
7 3 (9.09%) jQuery
7 3 (9.09%) SAP HCM
7 3 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (9.09%) Test Scripting
7 3 (9.09%) BPMN
7 3 (9.09%) UML

Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (9.09%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 6 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.06%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.03%) MS Project
3 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.03%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (9.09%) SAP HCM
1 3 (9.09%) SAP HR
1 3 (9.09%) SAP Payroll
2 1 (3.03%) SAP MDM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) Firewall
1 3 (9.09%) LAN
1 3 (9.09%) VoIP
1 3 (9.09%) WAN
2 2 (6.06%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (6.06%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) Big Data
1 3 (9.09%) Data Mining
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 13 (39.39%) Finance
2 5 (15.15%) Games
3 3 (9.09%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Algorithms
1 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (9.09%) Management Information System
1 3 (9.09%) Mobile App
1 3 (9.09%) Statistics
2 2 (6.06%) Economics
2 2 (6.06%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.03%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.03%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) Data Analysis
2 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (12.12%) Project Management
4 3 (9.09%) BPMN
4 3 (9.09%) Business Analysis
4 3 (9.09%) Data Management
4 3 (9.09%) Master Data Management
4 3 (9.09%) Quantitative Analysis
4 3 (9.09%) Risk Management
4 3 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (9.09%) Statistical Modelling
4 3 (9.09%) Test Scripting
4 3 (9.09%) UML
4 3 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (6.06%) Business Process Mapping
5 2 (6.06%) Data Flow Diagram
5 2 (6.06%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (6.06%) Threat Analysis
5 2 (6.06%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.09%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.03%) SQL
2 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) CISM
2 2 (6.06%) CISSP
3 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) Data Quality
2 2 (6.06%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.03%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.12%) SAP
3 3 (9.09%) CA
3 3 (9.09%) Cisco
3 3 (9.09%) EMC
3 3 (9.09%) SevOne
4 2 (6.06%) CheckPoint
4 2 (6.06%) F5