The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Wirral 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 December 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
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 1 4 1
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 29 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Wirral 50.88% 12.50% 42.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 53.70% 12.50% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 0 0
Average daily rate
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£180 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £16.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Analyst
Merseyside

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Wirral 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
Wirral
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
54 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Wirral 94.74% 100.00% 85.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 1 0
Average daily rate £185 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.07% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £13.00 £16.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the Wirral

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

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the Wirral

Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the Wirral

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

Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the Wirral

Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in the Wirral

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Wirral region over the 3 months to 17 December 2014.

Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the Wirral

Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in the Wirral

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

Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the Wirral

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Wirral

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wirral 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 18 (54.55%) ITIL
2 13 (39.39%) Windows
3 10 (30.30%) Remedy
4 9 (27.27%) SLA
5 8 (24.24%) Active Directory
5 8 (24.24%) SharePoint
5 8 (24.24%) SCCM
6 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (21.21%) Hyper-V
6 7 (21.21%) High Availability
6 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (21.21%) UNIX
6 7 (21.21%) HP
6 7 (21.21%) DHCP
6 7 (21.21%) Clustering
7 6 (18.18%) Service Delivery
7 6 (18.18%) Finance
8 5 (15.15%) Service Management
8 5 (15.15%) CMMI
8 5 (15.15%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (15.15%) IBM
8 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
8 5 (15.15%) SaaS
8 5 (15.15%) Procure-to-pay
8 5 (15.15%) Performance Metrics
8 5 (15.15%) SCOM
9 4 (12.12%) Change Control
9 4 (12.12%) EMC
9 4 (12.12%) Citrix
9 4 (12.12%) SAN

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the Wirral by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wirral 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 8 (24.24%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.03%) Lync
2 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.15%) SaaS
2 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.21%) DHCP
2 4 (12.12%) SAN
3 3 (9.09%) DMZ
3 3 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 3 (9.09%) DNS
4 1 (3.03%) PBX
4 1 (3.03%) VoIP
4 1 (3.03%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.03%) SAP BW
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
General
1 6 (18.18%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) Middleware
2 1 (3.03%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Clustering
2 5 (15.15%) Performance Metrics
3 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.03%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 13 (39.39%) Windows
2 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2012
2 7 (21.21%) UNIX
3 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (9.09%) Windows 2000
5 1 (3.03%) Linux
5 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (54.55%) ITIL
2 7 (21.21%) High Availability
3 6 (18.18%) Service Delivery
4 5 (15.15%) Service Management
4 5 (15.15%) CMMI
4 5 (15.15%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (15.15%) Procure-to-pay
5 4 (12.12%) Change Control
5 4 (12.12%) Migration
5 4 (12.12%) Configuration Management
6 3 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (6.06%) Release Management
7 2 (6.06%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (6.06%) Change Management
8 1 (3.03%) Project Management
8 1 (3.03%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (3.03%) Test Management
8 1 (3.03%) Data Analysis
8 1 (3.03%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.03%) PHP
2 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) MCSE
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (27.27%) SLA
2 3 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 8 (24.24%) Active Directory
2 7 (21.21%) Hyper-V
3 3 (9.09%) Firmware
3 3 (9.09%) DFS Replication
4 1 (3.03%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 8 (24.24%) SCCM
2 5 (15.15%) SCOM
3 3 (9.09%) SCVMM
4 1 (3.03%) Tivoli
4 1 (3.03%) Netcool
4 1 (3.03%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 10 (30.30%) Remedy
2 7 (21.21%) HP
3 5 (15.15%) IBM
3 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
4 4 (12.12%) EMC
4 4 (12.12%) Citrix
4 4 (12.12%) SAP
4 4 (12.12%) VMware
5 3 (9.09%) Oracle
5 3 (9.09%) Dell
6 1 (3.03%) Cisco