The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire 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 21 November 2014 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 1 8 19
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +11
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 30 16 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 24.79% 12.12% 11.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 26.32% 12.50% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 9 18
Average daily rate
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£313 £325 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.69% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £161 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £412 £343 £308
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 1
Average hourly rate £15.50 £12.00 £10.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.16% +11.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £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 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
114 128 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 94.21% 96.97% 93.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 69 115
Average daily rate £313 £306 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.04% -5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £220 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £433 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 19 11
Average hourly rate £14.00 £17.00 £13.89
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +22.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £12.00 £9.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £24.50 £20.62
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -8.57%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

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 21 November 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014. 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
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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
Burton-upon-Trent 0 8 £428 +29.05%
Stoke-on-Trent +1 4 £388 +51.96% 5
Lichfield - 4 £188 - 2
Stafford +5 3 - - 3
Cannock - 2 £313 - 1
Tamworth - 2 £150 -
Analyst
West Midlands

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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 14 (28.00%) MS Excel
2 13 (26.00%) SQL
3 10 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 9 (18.00%) Finance
4 9 (18.00%) Windows
5 7 (14.00%) Active Directory
5 7 (14.00%) Business Analysis
6 6 (12.00%) Retail
6 6 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (12.00%) NHS
7 5 (10.00%) SQL Server
7 5 (10.00%) Data Analysis
7 5 (10.00%) Change Management
8 4 (8.00%) Migration
8 4 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (8.00%) .NET
8 4 (8.00%) C#
8 4 (8.00%) SharePoint
8 4 (8.00%) MS Visio
8 4 (8.00%) MS Exchange
8 4 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (8.00%) Project Management
8 4 (8.00%) Citrix
8 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (6.00%) GAP Analysis
9 3 (6.00%) Management Information System
9 3 (6.00%) T-SQL
9 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET
9 3 (6.00%) SC Cleared

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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 4 (8.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (8.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.00%) MS Project Server
2 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 14 (28.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (4.00%) MS Project
3 2 (4.00%) MS Office
3 2 (4.00%) PowerPivot
4 1 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.00%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.00%) SMS
2 1 (2.00%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.00%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.00%) SAP BW
3 1 (2.00%) DataStage
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.00%) MS Access
General
1 9 (18.00%) Finance
2 6 (12.00%) Retail
3 2 (4.00%) Local Government
3 2 (4.00%) Marketing
3 2 (4.00%) Military
3 2 (4.00%) Banking
4 1 (2.00%) Law
4 1 (2.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.00%) .NET
2 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (4.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.00%) NHS
2 3 (6.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.00%) User Experience
2 3 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.00%) Open Source
4 1 (2.00%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.00%) Windows
2 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (6.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 3 (6.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (4.00%) UNIX
4 2 (4.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (14.00%) Business Analysis
2 6 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (10.00%) Change Management
3 5 (10.00%) Data Analysis
4 4 (8.00%) Migration
4 4 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (8.00%) Project Management
4 4 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (6.00%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (4.00%) Risk Management
6 2 (4.00%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.00%) PRINCE2
6 2 (4.00%) CRM
6 2 (4.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (4.00%) ERP
6 2 (4.00%) Data Modelling
6 2 (4.00%) Test Management
6 2 (4.00%) Data Migration
6 2 (4.00%) Customer Insight
Programming Languages
1 13 (26.00%) SQL
2 4 (8.00%) C#
3 3 (6.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (4.00%) Korn
4 2 (4.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.00%) Perl
4 2 (4.00%) PHP
5 1 (2.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (6.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (6.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) SLA
1 1 (2.00%) Basel II
1 1 (2.00%) Basel III
1 1 (2.00%) Solvency II
System Software
1 7 (14.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (2.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) DameWare
1 2 (4.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 10 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.00%) Citrix
3 2 (4.00%) Business Objects
3 2 (4.00%) Siebel
4 1 (2.00%) Cisco
4 1 (2.00%) IBM
4 1 (2.00%) SAP
4 1 (2.00%) Symantec
4 1 (2.00%) Sophos
4 1 (2.00%) VMware
4 1 (2.00%) RedPrairie
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle
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Posted: 12 hours ago
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Rate: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
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Rate: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
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Rate: 11-13 Per Hour
Posted: 14 days ago
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Rate: £250 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago