The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Information Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Analyst
UK
Rank 507 440 425
Rank change year-on-year
-67 -15
Contract jobs requiring an Information Analyst 80 193 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.39% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.41% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 151 131
Median daily rate £400 £360 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £215 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £500 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £310 £280
% change year-on-year
+20.96% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 9
Median hourly rate £19.50 £16.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.87% -8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 £14.16 £14.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.40 £18.44 £23.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £16.05 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+16.82% -2.75%

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
42508 47354 48039
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.77% 94.75% 94.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 27665 30191 30170
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £587 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1501 1736 1893
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.75 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.87 £47.50 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Information Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Information Analyst in the job title.

Information Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Information Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

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

Information Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Information Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Information Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Information Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Information Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Information Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Information Analyst
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Information Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Information Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Information Analyst
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Information Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 23 January 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
England -76 77 £400 +11.11% 18
London -29 47 £400 - 7
City of London +4 13 £425 - 2
South West +6 10 £413 +73.68% 1
South East +9 8 £413 +43.47% 2
Wiltshire - 6 £413 -
Swindon - 5 £413 -
West Midlands -16 4 £200 -55.92%
North West +16 3 £293 -5.64% 6
Scotland +21 2 £478 +36.42%
Berkshire +19 2 £350 +22.80%
Manchester +11 2 £315 -3.07% 1
Glasgow +6 2 £478 +36.42%
Yorkshire -5 2 £350 +33.33% 1
Ipswich -8 2 £275 -26.66%
Suffolk -9 2 £275 -26.66%
East of England -13 2 £275 -35.29% 1
Coventry -19 2 £128 -73.15%
Surrey +21 1 £475 -
Reading +10 1 - -
West Yorkshire +9 1 - - 1
East Sussex +5 1 £550 -
Buckinghamshire -2 1 - - 1
Birmingham -3 1 £400 -
North East -14 1 - -
Tyne and Wear -19 1 - -
East Yorkshire - 1 £350 -
Cardiff - 1 £350 -
Somerset - 1 - -
Bristol - 1 £350 - 1

Information Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, Information 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 featuring Information Analyst in the job title.

1 100 (57.80%) Information Security
2 55 (31.79%) CISSP
3 39 (22.54%) Finance
4 34 (19.65%) SQL
4 34 (19.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 30 (17.34%) NHS
6 26 (15.03%) CISM
7 25 (14.45%) Management Information System
8 24 (13.87%) Degree
8 24 (13.87%) Analytical Skills
9 23 (13.29%) CISA
10 20 (11.56%) SIEM
11 18 (10.40%) Microsoft
12 17 (9.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 16 (9.25%) Banking
13 16 (9.25%) Business Analysis
13 16 (9.25%) Firewall
13 16 (9.25%) Data Quality
14 15 (8.67%) Risk Management
14 15 (8.67%) ITIL
14 15 (8.67%) Incident Management
14 15 (8.67%) ISMS
15 14 (8.09%) Information Security Management
15 14 (8.09%) Security Management
16 13 (7.51%) MS Excel
16 13 (7.51%) PCI DSS
16 13 (7.51%) Data Analysis
16 13 (7.51%) IT Audit
17 12 (6.94%) Penetration Testing
17 12 (6.94%) SQL Server Integration Services

Information Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 (1.73%) Confluence
2 1 (0.58%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.58%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 13 (7.51%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.05%) MS Office
3 5 (2.89%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.16%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.16%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.58%) Cerner Millennium
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.31%) Office 365
2 1 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.58%) IaaS
2 1 (0.58%) IBM Blueworks
2 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.58%) Mimecast
2 1 (0.58%) PaaS
2 1 (0.58%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 16 (9.25%) Firewall
2 11 (6.36%) Intranet
3 9 (5.20%) Internet
4 8 (4.62%) Network Security
5 3 (1.73%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.73%) VPN
6 2 (1.16%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (1.16%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (1.16%) LAN
6 2 (1.16%) SSL
6 2 (1.16%) WAN
7 1 (0.58%) DHCP
7 1 (0.58%) DMZ
7 1 (0.58%) DNS
7 1 (0.58%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.58%) IPv6
7 1 (0.58%) MPLS
7 1 (0.58%) OSPF
7 1 (0.58%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.58%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (9.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 12 (6.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (5.78%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (5.78%) SQL Server
4 5 (2.89%) GIS
5 4 (2.31%) MS Access
5 4 (2.31%) QlikView
5 4 (2.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (1.73%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.16%) Power BI
8 1 (0.58%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.58%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.58%) MySQL
8 1 (0.58%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (1.73%) JIRA
2 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 39 (22.54%) Finance
2 16 (9.25%) Banking
3 9 (5.20%) Retail
4 8 (4.62%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.89%) Local Government
6 4 (2.31%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (1.73%) Legal
8 2 (1.16%) Electronics
8 2 (1.16%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.16%) Marketing
9 1 (0.58%) Games
9 1 (0.58%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.58%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.73%) HTML
2 2 (1.16%) Regular Expression
3 1 (0.58%) Middleware
3 1 (0.58%) ODBC
3 1 (0.58%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 30 (17.34%) NHS
2 25 (14.45%) Management Information System
3 24 (13.87%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (5.20%) SWIFT
5 6 (3.47%) Statistics
6 5 (2.89%) Security Operations Centre
7 3 (1.73%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.73%) Cyberthreat
8 2 (1.16%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 2 (1.16%) Informatics
9 1 (0.58%) CMDB
9 1 (0.58%) Data Extraction
9 1 (0.58%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.58%) Economics
9 1 (0.58%) Fintech
9 1 (0.58%) FMCG
9 1 (0.58%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.58%) Tandem
9 1 (0.58%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.58%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.16%) Linux
2 1 (0.58%) Mac OS X
2 1 (0.58%) MVS
2 1 (0.58%) Unix
2 1 (0.58%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (57.80%) Information Security
2 20 (11.56%) SIEM
3 16 (9.25%) Business Analysis
4 15 (8.67%) Incident Management
4 15 (8.67%) ISMS
4 15 (8.67%) ITIL
4 15 (8.67%) Risk Management
5 14 (8.09%) Information Security Management
5 14 (8.09%) Security Management
6 13 (7.51%) Data Analysis
6 13 (7.51%) IT Audit
7 12 (6.94%) Data Protection
7 12 (6.94%) Penetration Testing
7 12 (6.94%) PRINCE2
7 12 (6.94%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (6.36%) Cybersecurity
9 10 (5.78%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (5.78%) Security Operations
10 9 (5.20%) Information Management
11 8 (4.62%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 34 (19.65%) SQL
2 6 (3.47%) T-SQL
3 5 (2.89%) R
4 2 (1.16%) C
4 2 (1.16%) Python
4 2 (1.16%) VBA
5 1 (0.58%) C#
5 1 (0.58%) C++
5 1 (0.58%) Java
5 1 (0.58%) JCL
5 1 (0.58%) Perl
5 1 (0.58%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.58%) Scala
5 1 (0.58%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.58%) VB
Qualifications
1 55 (31.79%) CISSP
2 26 (15.03%) CISM
3 24 (13.87%) Degree
4 23 (13.29%) CISA
5 9 (5.20%) CISMP
6 8 (4.62%) Security Cleared
7 7 (4.05%) CESG Certified Professional
7 7 (4.05%) CLAS
8 5 (2.89%) CRISC
8 5 (2.89%) ISEB
9 4 (2.31%) IIBA
10 3 (1.73%) CEH
10 3 (1.73%) GCIA
10 3 (1.73%) SANS
10 3 (1.73%) SC Cleared
11 2 (1.16%) CCFP
11 2 (1.16%) EnCE
11 2 (1.16%) GCFA
11 2 (1.16%) GPEN
11 2 (1.16%) GREM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (19.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (9.25%) Data Quality
3 13 (7.51%) PCI DSS
4 4 (2.31%) COBIT
4 4 (2.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (1.16%) ISAE 3402
5 2 (1.16%) SLA
6 1 (0.58%) ISO27002
6 1 (0.58%) QA
6 1 (0.58%) Solvency II
System Software
1 4 (2.31%) BitLocker
2 1 (0.58%) RACF
2 1 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.16%) RSA Security Analytics
2 1 (0.58%) Computer Incident Response Team
2 1 (0.58%) Nagios
2 1 (0.58%) Nessus
2 1 (0.58%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (0.58%) Nmap
2 1 (0.58%) QRadar
2 1 (0.58%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (10.40%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.05%) Cisco
3 6 (3.47%) Qualys
4 5 (2.89%) CheckPoint
5 4 (2.31%) Juniper
5 4 (2.31%) Mapinfo
5 4 (2.31%) Palo Alto
5 4 (2.31%) Tableau
6 3 (1.73%) Alteryx
6 3 (1.73%) ESRI
6 3 (1.73%) SAP
6 3 (1.73%) VMware
7 2 (1.16%) Bloomberg
7 2 (1.16%) Citrix
7 2 (1.16%) Infoflex
7 2 (1.16%) Intel
7 2 (1.16%) Intel Security
7 2 (1.16%) Oracle
7 2 (1.16%) ServiceNow
7 2 (1.16%) Sourcefire
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