Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Analyst was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Coventry during the 6 months to 20 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.

Analyst
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 3 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1 +1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 121 170 172
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 16.37% 16.27% 23.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.61% 17.54% 25.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 115 140
Coventry median daily rate £350 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.65% +30.77% -4.06%
10th Percentile £140 £285 £149
90th Percentile £458 £578 £450
West Midlands median daily rate £350 £375 £340
% change year-on-year -6.67% +10.29% +4.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 20 24
Coventry median hourly rate £14.50 £14.38 £11.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.87% +22.13% -32.74%
10th Percentile £10.95 £10.00 £9.33
90th Percentile £28.00 £17.58 £17.00
West Midlands median hourly rate £14.00 £13.75 £14.62
% change year-on-year +1.82% -5.95% -8.63%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry. 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
Coventry
Contract vacancies in Coventry with a recognized job title 687 969 671
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.96% 92.73% 93.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 473 693 441
Coventry median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £181 £288 £213
90th Percentile £550 £540 £540
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 45 48
Coventry median hourly rate £16.75 £15.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.67% -6.25% -40.37%
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.45 £9.50
90th Percentile £39.18 £39.50 £25.64
West Midlands median hourly rate £17.38 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year +15.83% -11.76% +5.07%

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

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 6 months to 20 November 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 6 months to 20 November 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 20 November 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 27 (22.31%) Finance
2 24 (19.83%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (18.18%) ITIL
4 20 (16.53%) Windows
5 16 (13.22%) Microsoft
6 14 (11.57%) Test Automation
6 14 (11.57%) ITIL V3
7 13 (10.74%) User Acceptance Testing
8 11 (9.09%) Waterfall
8 11 (9.09%) User Stories
8 11 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (8.26%) Business Analysis
9 10 (8.26%) Active Directory
9 10 (8.26%) CRM
9 10 (8.26%) Java
9 10 (8.26%) Retail
10 9 (7.44%) Automotive
10 9 (7.44%) Workflow
10 9 (7.44%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (7.44%) Project Management
10 9 (7.44%) Acceptance Criteria
11 8 (6.61%) Microsoft Excel
11 8 (6.61%) E-Commerce
11 8 (6.61%) SQL
11 8 (6.61%) Use Case
11 8 (6.61%) Selenium
12 7 (5.79%) Degree
12 7 (5.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 7 (5.79%) C#
12 7 (5.79%) Service Management

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 (3.31%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.65%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.83%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (0.83%) Confluence
3 1 (0.83%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (6.61%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (5.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (4.13%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (4.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.83%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.83%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.83%) iTrent
1 1 (0.83%) SAP CO
1 1 (0.83%) SAP FI
1 1 (0.83%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.65%) Google Analytics
1 2 (1.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.83%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (0.83%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.83%) Internet
1 1 (0.83%) Skype
1 1 (0.83%) SMS
1 1 (0.83%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.83%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (1.65%) SQL Server
1 2 (1.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (0.83%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (0.83%) QlikView
2 1 (0.83%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (0.83%) ZAP BI
Development Applications
1 8 (6.61%) Selenium
2 5 (4.13%) HP UFT
2 5 (4.13%) SpecFlow
3 4 (3.31%) Cucumber
3 4 (3.31%) SoapUI
4 3 (2.48%) JIRA
4 3 (2.48%) JMeter
4 3 (2.48%) LoadUI
5 2 (1.65%) JProfiler
5 2 (1.65%) JUnit
6 1 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.83%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.83%) WebDriver
General
1 27 (22.31%) Finance
2 10 (8.26%) Retail
3 9 (7.44%) Automotive
4 6 (4.96%) Manufacturing
5 5 (4.13%) Marketing
6 2 (1.65%) Banking
7 1 (0.83%) Advertising
7 1 (0.83%) Back Office
7 1 (0.83%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.83%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.31%) HTML
2 3 (2.48%) CSS
3 2 (1.65%) Ajax
4 1 (0.83%) CSS3
4 1 (0.83%) HTML5
4 1 (0.83%) SOAP
4 1 (0.83%) Velocity
4 1 (0.83%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.79%) User Experience
3 5 (4.13%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.31%) e-Learning
5 3 (2.48%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.65%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (1.65%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.83%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.83%) AS400
7 1 (0.83%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.83%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.83%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.83%) NHS
7 1 (0.83%) Renewable Energy
7 1 (0.83%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 20 (16.53%) Windows
2 6 (4.96%) Windows 7
3 3 (2.48%) Android
3 3 (2.48%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.65%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.83%) Unix
5 1 (0.83%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (19.83%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (18.18%) ITIL
3 14 (11.57%) ITIL V3
3 14 (11.57%) Test Automation
4 13 (10.74%) User Acceptance Testing
5 11 (9.09%) User Stories
5 11 (9.09%) Waterfall
6 10 (8.26%) Business Analysis
6 10 (8.26%) CRM
7 9 (7.44%) Acceptance Criteria
7 9 (7.44%) Project Management
7 9 (7.44%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (7.44%) Workflow
8 8 (6.61%) E-Commerce
8 8 (6.61%) Use Case
9 7 (5.79%) Data Analysis
9 7 (5.79%) ITSM
9 7 (5.79%) Service Management
10 6 (4.96%) Migration
10 6 (4.96%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 10 (8.26%) Java
2 8 (6.61%) SQL
3 7 (5.79%) C#
4 5 (4.13%) VB
4 5 (4.13%) VBScript
5 3 (2.48%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.65%) Perl
6 2 (1.65%) Python
7 1 (0.83%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.83%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.83%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.83%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (5.79%) Degree
2 5 (4.13%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (3.31%) ISEB
4 2 (1.65%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.83%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.83%) CISMP
5 1 (0.83%) CISSP
5 1 (0.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.83%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.31%) PMO
1 4 (3.31%) SLA
2 3 (2.48%) QA
3 2 (1.65%) GDPR
3 2 (1.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.83%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.83%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.83%) PSD2
System Software
1 10 (8.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.83%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (13.22%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.13%) ServiceNow
3 4 (3.31%) Google
3 4 (3.31%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (2.48%) SAP
5 2 (1.65%) Demandware
5 2 (1.65%) HP
5 2 (1.65%) McAfee
6 1 (0.83%) Blue Prism
6 1 (0.83%) Cisco
6 1 (0.83%) Cognos
6 1 (0.83%) IBM
6 1 (0.83%) JDA
6 1 (0.83%) Kronos
6 1 (0.83%) Oracle
6 1 (0.83%) Temenos
6 1 (0.83%) VMware