The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Staffordshire region that had Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Analyst
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 4 4 12
Rank change year-on-year
0 +8
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 32 22 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 18.18% 15.71% 14.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.05% 17.46% 15.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 20 12
Median daily rate £375 £319 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -1.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £184 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £353 £422
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £11.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £14.77 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+1.55% +1.86%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Staffordshire 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
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
168 126 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 95.45% 90.00% 97.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 91 83
Median daily rate £350 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £244 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 7 13
Median hourly rate £16.64 £14.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £13.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £17.00 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.48 £16.85
% change year-on-year
-5.27% +9.64%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent +7 20 £375 +20.96%
Tamworth +2 8 £350 +169.23% 1
Analyst
West Midlands

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 Staffordshire region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 21 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 12 (19.05%) CRM
3 10 (15.87%) Dynamics CRM
4 9 (14.29%) Test Scripting
4 9 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (12.70%) Retail
5 8 (12.70%) Business Analysis
5 8 (12.70%) SLA
6 7 (11.11%) ITIL
6 7 (11.11%) ISEB
6 7 (11.11%) QA
6 7 (11.11%) ISTQB
6 7 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (9.52%) JIRA
7 6 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (9.52%) MS Excel
8 5 (7.94%) ERP
8 5 (7.94%) SQL
8 5 (7.94%) Service Management
8 5 (7.94%) Wiki
9 4 (6.35%) PMO
9 4 (6.35%) Finance
9 4 (6.35%) Regression Testing
10 3 (4.76%) Project Management
10 3 (4.76%) SQL Server
10 3 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (4.76%) Selenium
10 3 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
10 3 (4.76%) Performance Testing

Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 2 (3.17%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.59%) SAS
2 1 (1.59%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.59%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.17%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.59%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (15.87%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) Google Drive
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.76%) SQL Server
1 3 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (3.17%) QlikView
2 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.59%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.59%) DataStage
3 1 (1.59%) OLAP
3 1 (1.59%) Power BI
3 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (9.52%) JIRA
2 3 (4.76%) Selenium
2 3 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.17%) Cucumber
3 2 (3.17%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.17%) JUnit
3 2 (3.17%) RSpec
3 2 (3.17%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.59%) Bugzilla
4 1 (1.59%) FogBugz
4 1 (1.59%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.59%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (12.70%) Retail
2 4 (6.35%) Finance
3 1 (1.59%) Billing
3 1 (1.59%) Marketing
3 1 (1.59%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.17%) .NET
2 1 (1.59%) HTML
2 1 (1.59%) MDX
2 1 (1.59%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.94%) Wiki
3 2 (3.17%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.59%) FMCG
4 1 (1.59%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.59%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.59%) Unix
1 1 (1.59%) Windows
1 1 (1.59%) Windows 2000
1 1 (1.59%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (19.05%) CRM
2 9 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (14.29%) Test Scripting
3 8 (12.70%) Business Analysis
4 7 (11.11%) ITIL
5 6 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (7.94%) ERP
6 5 (7.94%) Service Management
7 4 (6.35%) Regression Testing
8 3 (4.76%) Functional Testing
8 3 (4.76%) Non-Functional Testing
8 3 (4.76%) Performance Testing
8 3 (4.76%) Process Improvement
8 3 (4.76%) Project Management
9 2 (3.17%) Automation Testing
9 2 (3.17%) Contingency Planning
9 2 (3.17%) Data Cleansing
9 2 (3.17%) Software Testing
9 2 (3.17%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 2 (3.17%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.94%) SQL
2 1 (1.59%) Java
2 1 (1.59%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.59%) Korn
2 1 (1.59%) Perl
2 1 (1.59%) PHP
2 1 (1.59%) Shell Script
2 1 (1.59%) T-SQL
2 1 (1.59%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (11.11%) ISEB
1 7 (11.11%) ISTQB
2 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.59%) Degree
3 1 (1.59%) MCSA
3 1 (1.59%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.70%) SLA
2 7 (11.11%) QA
3 4 (6.35%) PMO
4 1 (1.59%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (3.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.59%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.17%) VMware
3 1 (1.59%) Google
3 1 (1.59%) IBM
3 1 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £300 - £350 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago