The median contractor rate for an Analyst was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Coventry during the 3 months to 26 June 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.

Analyst
West Midlands / Coventry
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 7 2
Rank change year-on-year +6 -5  
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 55 51 67
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 22.09% 12.47% 20.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 23.11% 13.32% 21.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 31 52
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £190 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +3.57% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 6 6
Median hourly rate £14.50 £11.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.81% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £15.25 £18.48
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £14.60 £14.00
% change year-on-year -0.68% +4.28%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Coventry
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 238 383 305
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 95.58% 93.64% 93.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 228 202
Median daily rate £400 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +21.21%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £286 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £490 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 17 25
Median hourly rate £14.50 £12.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.83% -27.27%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.00 £10.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £39.80 £25.66
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Coventry that featured Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Coventry

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analyst in Coventry

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Coventry over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analyst in Coventry

Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analyst in Coventry

Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Coventry

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Coventry over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Analyst in Coventry

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, 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 Coventry region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 31 (24.22%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (23.44%) Finance
3 22 (17.19%) Windows
4 21 (16.41%) User Stories
5 20 (15.63%) Microsoft
6 19 (14.84%) Waterfall
7 18 (14.06%) Project Management
8 17 (13.28%) Business Analysis
9 16 (12.50%) Use Case
10 15 (11.72%) Analytical Skills
11 14 (10.94%) Microsoft Excel
11 14 (10.94%) ITIL
12 12 (9.38%) Web Services
12 12 (9.38%) Active Directory
12 12 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
12 12 (9.38%) Scrum
12 12 (9.38%) Test Scripting
12 12 (9.38%) Degree
13 11 (8.59%) Data Analysis
14 10 (7.81%) Microsoft Office
14 10 (7.81%) MS Visio
14 10 (7.81%) Manufacturing
14 10 (7.81%) Business Process Mapping
15 9 (7.03%) Migration
15 9 (7.03%) Automotive
16 8 (6.25%) SQL
16 8 (6.25%) Windows 7
17 7 (5.47%) User Acceptance Testing
17 7 (5.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
17 7 (5.47%) Legal

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 4 (3.13%) SAS
2 3 (2.34%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.34%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.56%) CMS
4 1 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 14 (10.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (7.81%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (7.81%) MS Visio
3 7 (5.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (1.56%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.56%) SAP CO
2 2 (1.56%) SAP FI
2 2 (1.56%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.78%) CODA-Financials
3 1 (0.78%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.78%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.78%) SAP GRC
3 1 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.78%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.34%) Office 365
2 1 (0.78%) G Suite
2 1 (0.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.91%) LAN
1 5 (3.91%) WAN
2 3 (2.34%) Network Security
2 3 (2.34%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.56%) PuTTY
3 2 (1.56%) WinSCP
4 1 (0.78%) Firewall
4 1 (0.78%) Softphone
4 1 (0.78%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.78%) VoIP
4 1 (0.78%) WebEx
4 1 (0.78%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.34%) Base SAS
1 3 (2.34%) Hadoop
1 3 (2.34%) SAS Data Integration Studio
1 3 (2.34%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 2 (1.56%) Big Data
2 2 (1.56%) QlikView
2 2 (1.56%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.78%) Apache Hive
3 1 (0.78%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.78%) Essbase
3 1 (0.78%) Impala
3 1 (0.78%) MS Access
3 1 (0.78%) OLAP
3 1 (0.78%) Power BI
3 1 (0.78%) PowerPivot
3 1 (0.78%) SAP BW
3 1 (0.78%) SAS EBI
3 1 (0.78%) SAS Enterprise Miner
3 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.56%) Cucumber
2 2 (1.56%) JIRA
2 2 (1.56%) JMeter
2 2 (1.56%) Selenium
2 2 (1.56%) SoapUI
2 2 (1.56%) SpecFlow
3 1 (0.78%) LoadRunner
General
1 30 (23.44%) Finance
2 10 (7.81%) Manufacturing
3 9 (7.03%) Automotive
4 7 (5.47%) Legal
5 5 (3.91%) Retail
6 3 (2.34%) Marketing
7 2 (1.56%) Advertising
8 1 (0.78%) Banking
8 1 (0.78%) Billing
8 1 (0.78%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (9.38%) Web Services
2 2 (1.56%) SOAP
3 1 (0.78%) .NET
3 1 (0.78%) HTML
3 1 (0.78%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.72%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.13%) Computer Science
2 4 (3.13%) Data Structures
2 4 (3.13%) e-Learning
2 4 (3.13%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.34%) Robotics
4 2 (1.56%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.56%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (0.78%) AS400
5 1 (0.78%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.78%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.78%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.78%) EPoS
5 1 (0.78%) Handset
5 1 (0.78%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.78%) NHS
5 1 (0.78%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 22 (17.19%) Windows
2 8 (6.25%) Windows 7
3 3 (2.34%) Unix
4 2 (1.56%) Android
4 2 (1.56%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.78%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.78%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (24.22%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (16.41%) User Stories
3 19 (14.84%) Waterfall
4 18 (14.06%) Project Management
5 17 (13.28%) Business Analysis
6 16 (12.50%) Use Case
7 14 (10.94%) ITIL
8 12 (9.38%) Scrum
8 12 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (9.38%) Test Scripting
9 11 (8.59%) Data Analysis
10 10 (7.81%) Business Process Mapping
11 9 (7.03%) Migration
12 7 (5.47%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (5.47%) User Acceptance Testing
13 6 (4.69%) GAP Analysis
13 6 (4.69%) ITIL V3
13 6 (4.69%) Open Source
13 6 (4.69%) Service Design
14 5 (3.91%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 8 (6.25%) SQL
2 3 (2.34%) Java
2 3 (2.34%) VBA
3 1 (0.78%) C
3 1 (0.78%) C#
3 1 (0.78%) VB
3 1 (0.78%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (9.38%) Degree
2 4 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (3.13%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.56%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.78%) CCNA
4 1 (0.78%) CCNP
4 1 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.78%) DBS Check
4 1 (0.78%) GCIH
4 1 (0.78%) GIAC
4 1 (0.78%) ISEB
4 1 (0.78%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.69%) SLA
2 5 (3.91%) PMO
3 4 (3.13%) QA
4 2 (1.56%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.78%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (9.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.78%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 20 (15.63%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.91%) SAP
3 4 (3.13%) Oracle
3 4 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (2.34%) Google
5 2 (1.56%) Citrix
5 2 (1.56%) McAfee
5 2 (1.56%) Teradata
6 1 (0.78%) Blue Prism
6 1 (0.78%) Cisco
6 1 (0.78%) Cloudera
6 1 (0.78%) CODA
6 1 (0.78%) Demandware
6 1 (0.78%) Fortinet
6 1 (0.78%) JDA
6 1 (0.78%) SolarWinds
6 1 (0.78%) Tableau