The table below looks at the statistics for the Communications Analyst role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Communications Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Communications Analyst
Rank 609 606 583
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -23
Contract jobs requiring a Communications Analyst 17 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.012% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.012% 0.011%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 3
Average daily rate £350 £246 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.13% -29.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £124 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £451 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
48618 48918 46871
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.46% 94.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 31219 30411 27715
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1735 1925 2068
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.84 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.95% -3.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Communications Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Communications Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Communications Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Communications Analyst within the UK.

Communications Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Communications Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Communications Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Communications Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Communications Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Communications Analyst within the UK.

Communications Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Communications Analyst
Top 13 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Communications Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
England +7 15 £350 +42.13% 2
Manchester - 5 £350 -
North West - 5 £350 -
South East - 4 - -
Kent - 4 - -
London +5 3 £425 +72.58% 1
Scotland -3 2 £130 -
Shropshire - 2 - -
West Midlands - 2 - -
Telford - 2 - -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Glasgow - 1 £130 -
City of London - 1 - -

Communications Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Communications 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 Communications Analyst in their job title.

1 6 (25.00%) Finance
1 6 (25.00%) MS Office
1 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (25.00%) Banking
1 6 (25.00%) Process Improvement
1 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (20.83%) Degree
3 4 (16.67%) Information Security
3 4 (16.67%) Investment Banking
3 4 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (16.67%) Private Banking
3 4 (16.67%) NHS
3 4 (16.67%) Wealth Management
3 4 (16.67%) Investment Management
3 4 (16.67%) E-Discovery
3 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (12.50%) User Experience
4 3 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (8.33%) Front Office
5 2 (8.33%) Marketing
5 2 (8.33%) Business Analysis
5 2 (8.33%) Retail
5 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (8.33%) Change Management
5 2 (8.33%) Intranet
5 2 (8.33%) Project Management
5 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
5 2 (8.33%) WebEx
6 1 (4.17%) Google Drive

Communications Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Communications 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 Communications Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 6 (25.00%) MS Office
2 4 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) Intranet
1 2 (8.33%) WebEx
2 1 (4.17%) FTP
General
1 6 (25.00%) Banking
1 6 (25.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) Investment Banking
2 4 (16.67%) Private Banking
3 2 (8.33%) Front Office
3 2 (8.33%) Marketing
3 2 (8.33%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (16.67%) NHS
3 3 (12.50%) User Experience
4 1 (4.17%) Blog
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Process Improvement
2 4 (16.67%) E-Discovery
2 4 (16.67%) Information Security
2 4 (16.67%) Investment Management
2 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 4 (16.67%) Wealth Management
3 3 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (8.33%) Business Analysis
4 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (8.33%) Change Management
4 2 (8.33%) Project Management
5 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.17%) ITIL
5 1 (4.17%) ITIL V3
5 1 (4.17%) ITSM
5 1 (4.17%) Service Management
5 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) Google
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