The first table below looks at the demand for the Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Stockport 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Stockport region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 8 5 9
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 6.25% 7.69% 11.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.25% 8.33% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £315
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £10.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Job Titles Category
Stockport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
32 12 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 100.00% 92.31% 94.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 13
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £185 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £389 £501 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Average hourly rate £10.50 £10.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%
Analyst
Manchester

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Stockport

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

Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Stockport

Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Stockport

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

Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Stockport

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Stockport 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 3 (37.50%) VBA
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (25.00%) TDD
2 2 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Ruby
2 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (25.00%) Migration
2 2 (25.00%) MS Access
2 2 (25.00%) SAS
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) MySQL
2 2 (25.00%) JIRA
2 2 (25.00%) QA
2 2 (25.00%) Selenium
2 2 (25.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Base SAS
2 2 (25.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (25.00%) BDD
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) GPEN
3 1 (12.50%) OSCP
3 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 1 (12.50%) Security Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (12.50%) Credit Risk
3 1 (12.50%) Computer Science

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Stockport 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 2 (25.00%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) MySQL
1 2 (25.00%) MS Access
1 2 (25.00%) Base SAS
1 2 (25.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) JIRA
1 2 (25.00%) Selenium
1 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 1 (12.50%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) UNIX
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) TDD
1 2 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (25.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (25.00%) Manual Testing
1 2 (25.00%) Migration
1 2 (25.00%) BDD
2 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (12.50%) Information Security
2 1 (12.50%) Security Architecture
2 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) VBA
2 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (25.00%) Ruby
2 2 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) Perl
3 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) MCSE
1 1 (12.50%) CCNP
1 1 (12.50%) CCNA
1 1 (12.50%) CISSP
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (12.50%) RHCE
1 1 (12.50%) CISA
1 1 (12.50%) CISM
1 1 (12.50%) GSEC
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) GPEN
1 1 (12.50%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) McAfee
2 1 (12.50%) Business Objects
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