Period
to 21 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Senior Analyst was £465 per day in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Senior Analyst
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 99 73
Rank change year-on-year +14 -26 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 14 7 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.88% 0.46% 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% 0.48% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 6
Birmingham median daily rate £465 £475 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.11% +43.94% -17.50%
10th Percentile £229 £420 £313
90th Percentile £550 £505 £409
West Midlands median daily rate £405 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -4.71% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £22.68 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Birmingham
Contract vacancies in Birmingham with a recognized job title 1501 1458 1305
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.82% 96.30% 95.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1063 935 815
Birmingham median daily rate £388 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £216 £225 £211
90th Percentile £525 £550 £516
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 52 65
Birmingham median hourly rate £14.22 £14.75 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.63% -1.67% +7.64%
10th Percentile £8.39 £10.29 £10.73
90th Percentile £39.50 £27.42 £42.25
West Midlands median hourly rate £17.25 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year +15.00% -11.76% +5.72%

Senior Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings that featured Senior Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Analyst in Birmingham

Senior Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Senior Analyst in Birmingham.

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Analyst in Birmingham

Senior Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Analyst in Birmingham over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior Analyst in Birmingham

Senior Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Senior Analyst in Birmingham

Senior Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Senior 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 Birmingham region featuring Senior Analyst in the job title.

1 7 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (35.71%) Business Analysis
2 5 (35.71%) Finance
3 4 (28.57%) Migration
3 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 4 (28.57%) Windows
4 3 (21.43%) CRM
4 3 (21.43%) Retail
4 3 (21.43%) SIEM
4 3 (21.43%) User Stories
4 3 (21.43%) Windows 10
5 2 (14.29%) Security Operations
5 2 (14.29%) Security Operations Centre
5 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (14.29%) Software Delivery
5 2 (14.29%) SDLC
5 2 (14.29%) Office 365
5 2 (14.29%) Local Government
5 2 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (14.29%) Project Management
5 2 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
6 1 (7.14%) ISEB
6 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
6 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
6 1 (7.14%) SMS
6 1 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel

Senior Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 1 (7.14%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Office 365
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Essbase
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Retail
3 2 (14.29%) Local Government
3 2 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (7.14%) Banking
4 1 (7.14%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (14.29%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Windows 10
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (35.71%) Business Analysis
3 4 (28.57%) Migration
4 3 (21.43%) CRM
4 3 (21.43%) SIEM
4 3 (21.43%) User Stories
5 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Project Management
5 2 (14.29%) SDLC
5 2 (14.29%) Security Operations
5 2 (14.29%) Software Delivery
6 1 (7.14%) Anti-Money Laundering
6 1 (7.14%) Defect Management
6 1 (7.14%) Email Migration
6 1 (7.14%) Forensic Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) KYC
6 1 (7.14%) Malware Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Regulatory Compliance
6 1 (7.14%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) IIBA
1 1 (7.14%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle