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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 6 6 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 32 23 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 15.61% 17.04% 26.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.24% 18.70% 27.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 14 17
Median daily rate £300 £305 £301
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.63% +1.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £230 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £407 £398
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 5
Median hourly rate £11.00 £10.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% -44.73%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.49 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-3.43% +7.14%
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 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
197 123 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 96.10% 91.11% 95.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 83 68
Median daily rate £325 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £275 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.24% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 11 15
Median hourly rate £25.00 £10.61 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+135.62% -26.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.50 £11.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £95.00 £20.00 £21.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

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 3 December 2016.

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 3 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +2 13 £350 +23.89% 6
Tamworth +4 5 £283 -33.52% 2
Burton-upon-Trent -1 4 £400 +16.78% 2
Stafford -2 3 £350 -1.06% 1
Cannock - 2 £200 - 1
Analyst
West Midlands

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 Staffordshire region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 19 (24.05%) Microsoft
2 15 (18.99%) CRM
3 14 (17.72%) Business Analysis
4 10 (12.66%) Data Analysis
4 10 (12.66%) Dynamics CRM
4 10 (12.66%) SQL
5 9 (11.39%) NHS
5 9 (11.39%) Project Management
5 9 (11.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (11.39%) QlikView
6 8 (10.13%) Process Improvement
6 8 (10.13%) SLA
7 7 (8.86%) ERP
7 7 (8.86%) T-SQL
7 7 (8.86%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (8.86%) Finance
7 7 (8.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (7.59%) Use Case
8 6 (7.59%) JIRA
8 6 (7.59%) ITIL
8 6 (7.59%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (6.33%) Data Modelling
9 5 (6.33%) PRINCE2
9 5 (6.33%) MS Office
9 5 (6.33%) Service Management
9 5 (6.33%) Management Information System
9 5 (6.33%) Migration
9 5 (6.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (6.33%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (6.33%) Wiki

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 3 (3.80%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.27%) MS Project Server
2 1 (1.27%) SAS
2 1 (1.27%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (6.33%) MS Office
2 4 (5.06%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.06%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.27%) MS Project
3 1 (1.27%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 10 (12.66%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.53%) Google Drive
2 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.27%) Office 365
2 1 (1.27%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.53%) Intranet
2 1 (1.27%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.39%) QlikView
1 9 (11.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (8.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (5.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (3.80%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.80%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.27%) OLAP
5 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (7.59%) JIRA
2 3 (3.80%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.53%) Cucumber
3 2 (2.53%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.53%) JUnit
3 2 (2.53%) RSpec
3 2 (2.53%) Selenium
3 2 (2.53%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.27%) Bugzilla
4 1 (1.27%) FogBugz
4 1 (1.27%) SpecFlow
General
1 7 (8.86%) Finance
2 4 (5.06%) Retail
3 2 (2.53%) Billing
3 2 (2.53%) General Ledger
4 1 (1.27%) Back Office
4 1 (1.27%) Marketing
4 1 (1.27%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.27%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.53%) .NET
2 1 (1.27%) MDX
2 1 (1.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.39%) NHS
2 5 (6.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.33%) Management Information System
2 5 (6.33%) Wiki
3 3 (3.80%) Informatics
4 2 (2.53%) Data Conversion
4 2 (2.53%) FMCG
5 1 (1.27%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.27%) User Experience
5 1 (1.27%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.27%) Apple iOS
1 1 (1.27%) Windows
1 1 (1.27%) Windows 2000
1 1 (1.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (18.99%) CRM
2 14 (17.72%) Business Analysis
3 10 (12.66%) Data Analysis
4 9 (11.39%) Project Management
5 8 (10.13%) Process Improvement
6 7 (8.86%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (8.86%) ERP
7 6 (7.59%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (7.59%) ITIL
7 6 (7.59%) Use Case
8 5 (6.33%) Data Modelling
8 5 (6.33%) Migration
8 5 (6.33%) PRINCE2
8 5 (6.33%) Service Management
8 5 (6.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (5.06%) Data Migration
9 4 (5.06%) Functional Testing
9 4 (5.06%) Regression Testing
9 4 (5.06%) Test Scripting
10 3 (3.80%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (12.66%) SQL
2 7 (8.86%) T-SQL
3 2 (2.53%) C
4 1 (1.27%) C#
4 1 (1.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (6.33%) Degree
2 3 (3.80%) ISEB
3 2 (2.53%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.27%) CCNA
4 1 (1.27%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.27%) MCSA
4 1 (1.27%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.13%) SLA
2 4 (5.06%) QA
3 3 (3.80%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (2.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (3.80%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.27%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (24.05%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.53%) Google
2 2 (2.53%) VMware
3 1 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.27%) SAP
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