The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Solihull 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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 4 5 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 14 8 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 12.84% 12.90% 18.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.14% 15.38% 22.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 12
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £325 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £333 £333
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.55 £14.50 £14.13
% change year-on-year
+0.34% +2.65%
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
99 52 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 90.83% 83.87% 79.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 25 28
Average daily rate £340 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £450 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Average hourly rate £21.50 - £13.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

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
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Solihull 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 12 (54.55%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (22.73%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (18.18%) Data Analysis
3 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
4 3 (13.64%) SQL
4 3 (13.64%) PRINCE2
4 3 (13.64%) SAS
4 3 (13.64%) Quality Management
4 3 (13.64%) GAP Analysis
4 3 (13.64%) Migration
4 3 (13.64%) Retail
4 3 (13.64%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (9.09%) QA
5 2 (9.09%) Project Management
5 2 (9.09%) Automotive
5 2 (9.09%) B2B
5 2 (9.09%) Windows
5 2 (9.09%) ITIL
5 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
5 2 (9.09%) UML
5 2 (9.09%) OO
5 2 (9.09%) Business Process Mapping
5 2 (9.09%) Data Migration
5 2 (9.09%) Data Integration
6 1 (4.55%) vSphere
6 1 (4.55%) WebCenter
6 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.55%) Data Structures

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Solihull 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 (13.64%) SAS
2 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) Data Mart
1 1 (4.55%) SAS Enterprise Guide
General
1 3 (13.64%) Retail
2 2 (9.09%) Automotive
3 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.55%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Data Integration
3 1 (4.55%) Statistics
3 1 (4.55%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (22.73%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 4 (18.18%) Data Analysis
4 3 (13.64%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (13.64%) PRINCE2
4 3 (13.64%) Quality Management
4 3 (13.64%) GAP Analysis
4 3 (13.64%) Migration
5 2 (9.09%) UML
5 2 (9.09%) OO
5 2 (9.09%) B2B
5 2 (9.09%) Project Management
5 2 (9.09%) ITIL
5 2 (9.09%) Data Migration
5 2 (9.09%) Business Process Mapping
6 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.55%) Change Control
6 1 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) VBScript
2 1 (4.55%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) CCNP
1 1 (4.55%) CCNA
1 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
1 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) QA
2 1 (4.55%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.55%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) HP
2 1 (4.55%) Dell
2 1 (4.55%) Symantec
2 1 (4.55%) VMware
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle
2 1 (4.55%) SAP