Period
to 22 January 2018

The median contractor rate for an Analyst was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 2 2
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 528 606 595
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 17.72% 19.47% 19.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.64% 20.31% 19.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 312 420 368
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £333 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.78% -2.21% -2.86%
10th Percentile £185 £140 £167
90th Percentile £500 £475 £475
England median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year +1.27% +5.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 43 63
East Midlands median hourly rate £11.17 £11.17 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -10.64% +11.91%
10th Percentile £9.00 £8.69 £10.00
90th Percentile £30.00 £14.70 £20.20
England median hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +3.33% - +3.45%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. 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
East Midlands
Contract vacancies in the East Midlands with a recognized job title 2,833 2,984 3,013
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.07% 95.89% 96.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,762 1,881 1,764
East Midlands median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £215 £200 £225
90th Percentile £550 £550 £522
England median daily rate £450 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 166 134 175
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £13.55 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.72% -0.35% -2.89%
10th Percentile £9.75 £10.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £45.00 £39.63 £37.65
England median hourly rate £18.25 £18.39 £18.50
% change year-on-year -0.75% -0.61% +12.12%

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in the East Midlands

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analyst in the East Midlands

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analyst in the East Midlands

Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analyst in the East Midlands

Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Analyst in the East Midlands

Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 22 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire 0 146 £375 +2.04% 40
Northamptonshire -2 118 £375 - 28
Leicestershire 0 110 £350 +24.44% 29
Derbyshire -3 78 £294 +43.29% 12
Lincolnshire +2 15 £325 -18.75% 1
Analyst
England

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 East Midlands region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 131 (24.81%) Finance
2 106 (20.08%) Agile Software Development
3 85 (16.10%) Windows
4 84 (15.91%) Business Analysis
5 66 (12.50%) SQL
5 66 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 66 (12.50%) Retail
6 58 (10.98%) Stakeholder Management
7 57 (10.80%) Microsoft Office
8 54 (10.23%) Scrum
9 53 (10.04%) Analytical Skills
10 47 (8.90%) SAP
11 43 (8.14%) ITIL
11 43 (8.14%) Active Directory
12 42 (7.95%) Use Case
13 38 (7.20%) User Acceptance Testing
14 36 (6.82%) Data Modelling
14 36 (6.82%) Migration
15 35 (6.63%) Oracle
16 33 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
16 33 (6.25%) User Stories
17 32 (6.06%) Manufacturing
18 28 (5.30%) SQL Server
19 25 (4.73%) SDLC
20 24 (4.55%) Waterfall
20 24 (4.55%) Service Management
20 24 (4.55%) Change Management
20 24 (4.55%) ERP
20 24 (4.55%) Project Management
21 23 (4.36%) GDPR

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 11 (2.08%) Confluence
1 11 (2.08%) MS Exchange
2 7 (1.33%) SharePoint
3 6 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (0.76%) CMS
5 4 (0.76%) SAS
6 3 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (0.57%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (0.38%) Apache
7 2 (0.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (0.38%) IBM Notes
7 2 (0.38%) IIS
7 2 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.38%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.38%) Skype for Business
7 2 (0.38%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.38%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.19%) MQSeries
Applications
1 57 (10.80%) Microsoft Office
2 33 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
3 14 (2.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 11 (2.08%) MS Visio
5 7 (1.33%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.76%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.19%) Siemens NX
7 1 (0.19%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (0.95%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (0.95%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (0.76%) Cognos TM1
2 4 (0.76%) Oracle 11i
2 4 (0.76%) SAP Hybris
3 3 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.57%) PeopleSoft CRM
3 3 (0.57%) SAP ERP
3 3 (0.57%) SAP Retail
3 3 (0.57%) Sonata
4 2 (0.38%) iTrent
4 2 (0.38%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.38%) SAP CO
4 2 (0.38%) SAP FI
4 2 (0.38%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (0.38%) SAP HR
4 2 (0.38%) Teamcenter
5 1 (0.19%) SAP PM
5 1 (0.19%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.70%) SaaS
2 7 (1.33%) Office 365
3 6 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.38%) BlazeMeter
5 2 (0.38%) Dropbox
5 2 (0.38%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (0.38%) G Suite
5 2 (0.38%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.19%) IaaS
6 1 (0.19%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
6 1 (0.19%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 22 (4.17%) Wireless
2 16 (3.03%) Internet
3 5 (0.95%) Unified Communications
4 3 (0.57%) SMS
4 3 (0.57%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.38%) Firewall
5 2 (0.38%) FTP
5 2 (0.38%) LAN
5 2 (0.38%) NAS
5 2 (0.38%) Skype
5 2 (0.38%) VPN
5 2 (0.38%) WAN
6 1 (0.19%) ADSL
6 1 (0.19%) Intranet
6 1 (0.19%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.19%) NetScaler
6 1 (0.19%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (0.19%) VLAN
6 1 (0.19%) VoIP
6 1 (0.19%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (5.30%) SQL Server
2 14 (2.65%) Relational Database
3 12 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (1.52%) Oracle Database
4 8 (1.52%) Oracle Reports
5 7 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (1.14%) Crystal Reports
7 5 (0.95%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (0.95%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (0.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (0.57%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.38%) Big Data
10 2 (0.38%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (0.38%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.38%) MS Access
10 2 (0.38%) Oracle BI EE
10 2 (0.38%) Oracle Database 12c
11 1 (0.19%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 19 (3.60%) Selenium
2 17 (3.22%) JIRA
3 10 (1.89%) Cucumber
4 8 (1.52%) WebDriver
5 6 (1.14%) Git (software)
6 4 (0.76%) ProC
6 4 (0.76%) Protractor
6 4 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.38%) JMeter
7 2 (0.38%) JUnit
7 2 (0.38%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (0.38%) SpecFlow
7 2 (0.38%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.19%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.19%) JIRA Agile
8 1 (0.19%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.19%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.19%) PeopleTools
8 1 (0.19%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.19%) Toad
General
1 131 (24.81%) Finance
2 66 (12.50%) Retail
3 32 (6.06%) Manufacturing
4 18 (3.41%) Banking
4 18 (3.41%) Financial Institution
5 15 (2.84%) Marketing
6 12 (2.27%) Telecoms
7 8 (1.52%) Electronics
7 8 (1.52%) Publishing
8 6 (1.14%) Spanish Language
9 5 (0.95%) Automotive
10 4 (0.76%) Aerospace
11 3 (0.57%) Legal
12 2 (0.38%) German Language
13 1 (0.19%) Billing
13 1 (0.19%) French Language
13 1 (0.19%) Games
13 1 (0.19%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.19%) Italian Language
13 1 (0.19%) Russian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (2.27%) .NET
2 10 (1.89%) JSON
2 10 (1.89%) XML
3 7 (1.33%) REST
3 7 (1.33%) SOAP
4 6 (1.14%) Web Services
5 4 (0.76%) Gherkin
6 3 (0.57%) EDI
6 3 (0.57%) HTML
7 2 (0.38%) AngularJS
7 2 (0.38%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (0.38%) CGI
7 2 (0.38%) CSS
7 2 (0.38%) EDIFACT
7 2 (0.38%) ODBC
7 2 (0.38%) PRADO
7 2 (0.38%) WPF
8 1 (0.19%) Mason
8 1 (0.19%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 53 (10.04%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (3.41%) Management Information System
3 13 (2.46%) User Experience
4 9 (1.70%) Computer Science
5 7 (1.33%) NHS
6 6 (1.14%) Mobile App
7 5 (0.95%) Credit Risk
7 5 (0.95%) Data Structures
7 5 (0.95%) Greenfield Project
8 4 (0.76%) Smart Meter
9 3 (0.57%) Algorithms
9 3 (0.57%) Blackberry
9 3 (0.57%) Driving Licence
9 3 (0.57%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.57%) Taxonomies
9 3 (0.57%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.38%) EPoS
10 2 (0.38%) Fat Client
10 2 (0.38%) Smartphone
10 2 (0.38%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 85 (16.10%) Windows
2 18 (3.41%) Linux
3 14 (2.65%) Unix
3 14 (2.65%) Windows Server
4 13 (2.46%) Windows 10
4 13 (2.46%) Windows 7
5 8 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (1.33%) Windows 8
7 6 (1.14%) HPUX
8 4 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.57%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (0.57%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.38%) Android
10 2 (0.38%) CentOS
10 2 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.38%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (20.08%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (15.91%) Business Analysis
3 58 (10.98%) Stakeholder Management
4 54 (10.23%) Scrum
5 43 (8.14%) ITIL
6 42 (7.95%) Use Case
7 38 (7.20%) User Acceptance Testing
8 36 (6.82%) Data Modelling
8 36 (6.82%) Migration
9 33 (6.25%) User Stories
10 25 (4.73%) SDLC
11 24 (4.55%) Change Management
11 24 (4.55%) ERP
11 24 (4.55%) Project Management
11 24 (4.55%) Service Management
11 24 (4.55%) Waterfall
12 22 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
12 22 (4.17%) Test Scripting
13 21 (3.98%) Test Automation
14 19 (3.60%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 66 (12.50%) SQL
2 16 (3.03%) Java
3 8 (1.52%) C#
3 8 (1.52%) PL/SQL
4 7 (1.33%) JavaScript
4 7 (1.33%) PowerShell
5 6 (1.14%) VBA
6 4 (0.76%) C
6 4 (0.76%) C++
7 3 (0.57%) T-SQL
7 3 (0.57%) VB
8 2 (0.38%) Progress 4GL
8 2 (0.38%) Python
8 2 (0.38%) R
8 2 (0.38%) VBScript
9 1 (0.19%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.19%) Ruby
9 1 (0.19%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.19%) XMLA
Qualifications
1 22 (4.17%) ISEB
2 21 (3.98%) Security Cleared
3 15 (2.84%) Degree
4 14 (2.65%) ISTQB
5 13 (2.46%) SC Cleared
6 8 (1.52%) IIBA
7 5 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (0.95%) Master's Degree
8 4 (0.76%) CBAP
8 4 (0.76%) CIMA
8 4 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.57%) ECDL
9 3 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.38%) ACCA
10 2 (0.38%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (0.38%) Computer Science Degree
10 2 (0.38%) DBS Check
10 2 (0.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (0.38%) MCP
11 1 (0.19%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (4.36%) GDPR
2 17 (3.22%) PMO
3 16 (3.03%) SLA
4 12 (2.27%) QA
5 10 (1.89%) Data Quality
6 6 (1.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.57%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.57%) P3O
8 2 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.19%) Disclosure Scotland
9 1 (0.19%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.19%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 43 (8.14%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.14%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.57%) XenDesktop
5 2 (0.38%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.38%) vSphere
6 1 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.19%) XenApp
6 1 (0.19%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (1.14%) SCCM
1 6 (1.14%) SCVMM
2 3 (0.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (0.38%) MAILsweeper
4 1 (0.19%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.19%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.19%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 1 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 66 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 47 (8.90%) SAP
3 35 (6.63%) Oracle
4 10 (1.89%) PeopleSoft
4 10 (1.89%) Remedy
4 10 (1.89%) VMware
5 9 (1.70%) Pega
6 7 (1.33%) HP
6 7 (1.33%) hybris
6 7 (1.33%) ServiceNow
7 6 (1.14%) Tableau
8 5 (0.95%) Citrix
8 5 (0.95%) Google
8 5 (0.95%) Workday
9 4 (0.76%) Cognos
9 4 (0.76%) Informatica
10 3 (0.57%) FNZ
10 3 (0.57%) JD Edwards
10 3 (0.57%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.38%) Siemens