The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Midlands region that had Information Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Analyst
Rank 133 107 102
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -5
Contract jobs requiring an Information Analyst 15 14 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.48% 0.58% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.61% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 5 15
Median daily rate £293 £293 £240
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +21.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £139 £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £300 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+32.72% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Median hourly rate £16.50 £40.87 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.62% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.75 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-23.07% +56.89%
Information Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3013 2296 2289
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.50% 95.31% 93.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1818 1369 1175
Median daily rate £400 £365 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +9.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 111 153 193
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.60 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.63% +3.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.25 £7.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £35.00 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -2.06%

Information Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of IT contracts across the West Midlands region that featured Information Analyst in the job title.

Information Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Information Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Information Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Information Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Information Analyst across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 2016.

Information Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Information Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Information Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Information Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Coventry -8 4 £338 +110.93% 2
Staffordshire - 4 £208 -
Warwickshire - 3 £425 -
Birmingham -13 1 £475 -
Walsall - 1 £120 -
West Bromwich - 1 £475 -
Information Analyst
England

Information Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 2016, 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 across the West Midlands region featuring Information Analyst in the job title.

1 11 (50.00%) NHS
2 9 (40.91%) SQL
3 8 (36.36%) Information Security
4 6 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (22.73%) Data Analysis
5 5 (22.73%) T-SQL
5 5 (22.73%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (22.73%) Data Quality
6 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (18.18%) Degree
6 4 (18.18%) QlikView
7 3 (13.64%) Change Management
7 3 (13.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (13.64%) Informatics
8 2 (9.09%) Performance Management
8 2 (9.09%) Security Auditing
8 2 (9.09%) Driving Licence
8 2 (9.09%) PCI DSS
8 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
8 2 (9.09%) Finance
8 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (9.09%) Data Management
8 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
8 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
8 2 (9.09%) Data Cleansing
9 1 (4.55%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (4.55%) CISSP
9 1 (4.55%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (4.55%) MS Office
9 1 (4.55%) UML

Information Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (18.18%) QlikView
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.55%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (4.55%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (4.55%) MS Access
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 11 (50.00%) NHS
2 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (13.64%) Informatics
4 2 (9.09%) Driving Licence
4 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
5 1 (4.55%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Information Security
2 5 (22.73%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (22.73%) Data Analysis
3 3 (13.64%) Change Management
4 2 (9.09%) Data Cleansing
4 2 (9.09%) Data Management
4 2 (9.09%) Performance Management
4 2 (9.09%) Security Auditing
5 1 (4.55%) Analytics
5 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.55%) ERD
5 1 (4.55%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (4.55%) Information Governance
5 1 (4.55%) Information Management
5 1 (4.55%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (4.55%) Risk Management
5 1 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (4.55%) SIEM
5 1 (4.55%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (4.55%) UML
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) SQL
2 5 (22.73%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) CISM
2 1 (4.55%) CISSP
2 1 (4.55%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) Data Quality
2 3 (13.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (9.09%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) Splunk