The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Worcestershire 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 27 March 2015 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 8 3 12
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +9
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 7 14 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 7.14% 20.00% 10.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.24% 21.21% 10.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 7
Average daily rate
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£250 £381 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.42% +17.30%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £336 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.08% +3.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Average hourly rate £12.00 - £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
Analyst
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Worcestershire 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
Worcestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
85 66 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 86.73% 94.29% 98.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 35 47
Average daily rate £440 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.71% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £240 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £421 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 9 21
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -54.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £28.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £55.50 £70.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.85 £17.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year
-0.86% -1.87%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Worcestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Worcestershire

Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Worcestershire

Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
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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
Worcester -6 5 £250 -33.33%
Redditch - 2 £450 -
Bromsgrove - - - -
Analyst
West Midlands

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Worcestershire 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 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
2 6 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 6 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 6 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
3 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
3 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (16.67%) Business Process Mapping
4 4 (16.67%) DHCP
4 4 (16.67%) DNS
5 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP
5 3 (12.50%) MS Exchange
5 3 (12.50%) VoIP
5 3 (12.50%) Windows
5 3 (12.50%) MS Office
5 3 (12.50%) BT
5 3 (12.50%) VLAN
5 3 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 3 (12.50%) Asset Management
5 3 (12.50%) Network Security
5 3 (12.50%) Network Architecture
6 2 (8.33%) Release Management
6 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
6 2 (8.33%) Performance Management
6 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
6 2 (8.33%) Publishing
6 2 (8.33%) Statistical Analysis
6 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (8.33%) Windows Vista
6 2 (8.33%) Spreadsheet

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Worcestershire 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 6 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (12.50%) MS Exchange
3 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
2 3 (12.50%) MS Office
3 2 (8.33%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) DHCP
1 4 (16.67%) DNS
2 3 (12.50%) VLAN
2 3 (12.50%) Network Security
2 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 3 (12.50%) VoIP
3 1 (4.17%) SMTP
3 1 (4.17%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (8.33%) Publishing
2 1 (4.17%) Retail
2 1 (4.17%) Local Government
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Windows
2 2 (8.33%) Windows XP
2 2 (8.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.67%) Business Process Mapping
2 3 (12.50%) Asset Management
2 3 (12.50%) Business Analysis
2 3 (12.50%) Network Architecture
3 2 (8.33%) Statistical Analysis
3 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
3 2 (8.33%) Release Management
3 2 (8.33%) Performance Management
3 2 (8.33%) ITIL
3 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (8.33%) Change Management
3 2 (8.33%) Risk Management
4 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.17%) Business Continuity
4 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (4.17%) Project Management
4 1 (4.17%) Service Management
4 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (4.17%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) SQL
1 2 (8.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) BT
3 2 (8.33%) SAP
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco
4 1 (4.17%) Sophos
4 1 (4.17%) WatchGuard
4 1 (4.17%) SonicWALL
4 1 (4.17%) Draytek
4 1 (4.17%) NETGEAR