The median contractor rate for a Analyst was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 3 months to 23 April 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
England / East Midlands
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 2 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1  
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 276 317 378
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 17.10% 19.50% 21.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.89% 20.23% 22.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 187 216
Median daily rate £350 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £138 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +2.85% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 24 39
Median hourly rate £11.17 £12.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.91% +9.09%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.82 £9.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.20 £17.80 £19.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year +3.57% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. 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
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1543 1567 1675
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 95.60% 96.37% 96.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 947 932 951
Median daily rate £375 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 56 95
Median hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £14.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £9.82 £10.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £43.50 £21.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.28 £16.70
% change year-on-year -4.24% +9.43%  

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

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 3 months to 23 April 2017.

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 3 months to 23 April 2017.

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 3 months to 23 April 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire +1 106 £403 +0.62% 9
Nottinghamshire -4 66 £330 +1.53% 12
Derbyshire -10 36 £375 +25.00% 3
Leicestershire -10 34 £350 +40.00% 10
Lincolnshire 0 9 £204 -21.63% 1
Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 East Midlands region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 135 (25.14%) Finance
2 104 (19.37%) SQL
3 101 (18.81%) Business Analysis
4 91 (16.95%) Oracle
5 88 (16.39%) Agile Software Development
6 80 (14.90%) Windows
7 78 (14.53%) Stakeholder Management
8 64 (11.92%) Microsoft
9 56 (10.43%) Migration
10 55 (10.24%) Retail
11 54 (10.06%) Unix
11 54 (10.06%) Analytical Skills
12 49 (9.12%) Microsoft Excel
12 49 (9.12%) Microsoft Office
13 48 (8.94%) Banking
13 48 (8.94%) Test Scripting
14 44 (8.19%) Manufacturing
15 43 (8.01%) User Acceptance Testing
16 39 (7.26%) Active Directory
17 38 (7.08%) SQL Server
17 38 (7.08%) Linux
18 36 (6.70%) Scrum
19 35 (6.52%) Java
20 34 (6.33%) Data Migration
21 30 (5.59%) SAP
21 30 (5.59%) ITIL
21 30 (5.59%) ETL
21 30 (5.59%) Project Management
22 29 (5.40%) Business Intelligence
23 27 (5.03%) SQL Server Integration Services

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 16 (2.98%) MS Exchange
2 12 (2.23%) SharePoint
3 7 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (1.12%) Confluence
4 6 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (1.12%) Oracle Workflow
5 5 (0.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (0.74%) IBM Notes
6 4 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (0.74%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.56%) CMS
8 2 (0.37%) IIS
8 2 (0.37%) OpenStack
8 2 (0.37%) SAS
9 1 (0.19%) Apache
9 1 (0.19%) ArcGIS
9 1 (0.19%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.19%) WebSphere
Applications
1 49 (9.12%) Microsoft Excel
1 49 (9.12%) Microsoft Office
2 19 (3.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 12 (2.23%) MS Visio
4 9 (1.68%) Microsoft Project
5 6 (1.12%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.37%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 15 (2.79%) Oracle 11i
2 12 (2.23%) Oracle Applications
3 7 (1.30%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (1.30%) Oracle EBS R12
4 6 (1.12%) Demantra
4 6 (1.12%) SnowdropKCS
5 4 (0.74%) SAP ERP
5 4 (0.74%) Unit4 Business World
6 3 (0.56%) Oracle Payroll
6 3 (0.56%) SAP GRC
6 3 (0.56%) SAP GTS
6 3 (0.56%) WebTrends
7 2 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.37%) Infor M3
7 2 (0.37%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (0.37%) Payment Gateway
7 2 (0.37%) Primavera
7 2 (0.37%) SAP MM
8 1 (0.19%) SAP PP
8 1 (0.19%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.93%) Office 365
2 4 (0.74%) Google Analytics
3 3 (0.56%) Adobe Analytics
3 3 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.56%) Trello
4 1 (0.19%) IaaS
4 1 (0.19%) IBM Blueworks
4 1 (0.19%) PaaS
4 1 (0.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.42%) Firewall
2 9 (1.68%) Internet
3 8 (1.49%) LAN
3 8 (1.49%) TCP/IP
3 8 (1.49%) VPN
4 7 (1.30%) DHCP
4 7 (1.30%) DNS
4 7 (1.30%) SAN
4 7 (1.30%) WAN
4 7 (1.30%) Wireless
5 4 (0.74%) Kerberos
5 4 (0.74%) LDAP
6 3 (0.56%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (0.56%) Network Security
6 3 (0.56%) NGN
6 3 (0.56%) Software-Defined Networking
6 3 (0.56%) VXLAN
7 2 (0.37%) TACACS
7 2 (0.37%) VLAN
7 2 (0.37%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (7.08%) SQL Server
2 27 (5.03%) Oracle Database
2 27 (5.03%) Relational Database
2 27 (5.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 23 (4.28%) Data Warehouse
4 22 (4.10%) Oracle Reports
5 15 (2.79%) Oracle Database 10g
5 15 (2.79%) SQL Server 2005
5 15 (2.79%) SQL Server 2012
6 11 (2.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (1.86%) Crystal Reports
8 8 (1.49%) BusinessObjects
9 7 (1.30%) Big Data
10 5 (0.93%) Hadoop
10 5 (0.93%) Spotfire
11 4 (0.74%) DB2
11 4 (0.74%) DTS
11 4 (0.74%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 4 (0.74%) QlikView
11 4 (0.74%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 17 (3.17%) Selenium
2 12 (2.23%) Cucumber
3 10 (1.86%) Oracle Forms
3 10 (1.86%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (1.30%) JIRA
5 6 (1.12%) SoapUI
6 5 (0.93%) HP UFT
6 5 (0.93%) Visual Studio
7 4 (0.74%) JDeveloper
8 3 (0.56%) Git (software)
9 2 (0.37%) git-flow
9 2 (0.37%) LoadRunner
9 2 (0.37%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.19%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 1 (0.19%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.19%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.19%) JMeter
10 1 (0.19%) LoadUI
10 1 (0.19%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (0.19%) Synon
General
1 135 (25.14%) Finance
2 55 (10.24%) Retail
3 48 (8.94%) Banking
4 44 (8.19%) Manufacturing
5 11 (2.05%) Marketing
6 10 (1.86%) Publishing
7 7 (1.30%) Automotive
8 5 (0.93%) Financial Institution
8 5 (0.93%) Legal
9 4 (0.74%) Aerospace
9 4 (0.74%) Multimedia
9 4 (0.74%) Retail Banking
9 4 (0.74%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.56%) Billing
10 3 (0.56%) Corporate Banking
11 2 (0.37%) Advertising
11 2 (0.37%) Back Office
11 2 (0.37%) Electronics
11 2 (0.37%) Local Government
12 1 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (3.35%) .NET
2 13 (2.42%) XML
3 11 (2.05%) Web Services
4 10 (1.86%) SOAP
5 7 (1.30%) JSON
6 4 (0.74%) ADSI
6 4 (0.74%) HTML
6 4 (0.74%) REST
6 4 (0.74%) WCF
6 4 (0.74%) WPF
7 3 (0.56%) CSS
7 3 (0.56%) Middleware
7 3 (0.56%) Software Packaging
8 2 (0.37%) ASP.NET
8 2 (0.37%) Spring
9 1 (0.19%) EDI
9 1 (0.19%) MDX
9 1 (0.19%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 54 (10.06%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (3.17%) Management Information System
3 11 (2.05%) Smart Meter
4 9 (1.68%) User Experience
5 6 (1.12%) FMCG
5 6 (1.12%) Mainframe
6 5 (0.93%) Blackberry
7 4 (0.74%) Clustering
7 4 (0.74%) Data Centre
7 4 (0.74%) Data Structures
7 4 (0.74%) PKI
8 3 (0.56%) Credit Risk
8 3 (0.56%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.37%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.37%) EPoS
9 2 (0.37%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.37%) NHS
9 2 (0.37%) PMI
9 2 (0.37%) SCADA
9 2 (0.37%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 80 (14.90%) Windows
2 54 (10.06%) Unix
3 38 (7.08%) Linux
4 21 (3.91%) Windows 7
5 18 (3.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (3.17%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (2.79%) Windows Server
7 15 (2.79%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (2.61%) Windows XP
9 13 (2.42%) Windows 10
10 12 (2.23%) HPUX
11 8 (1.49%) Windows 8
12 6 (1.12%) Apple iOS
13 4 (0.74%) AIX
13 4 (0.74%) Windows Vista
14 3 (0.56%) Data ONTAP
15 1 (0.19%) Gentoo
15 1 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (0.19%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.19%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (18.81%) Business Analysis
2 88 (16.39%) Agile Software Development
3 78 (14.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 56 (10.43%) Migration
5 48 (8.94%) Test Scripting
6 43 (8.01%) User Acceptance Testing
7 36 (6.70%) Scrum
8 34 (6.33%) Data Migration
9 30 (5.59%) ETL
9 30 (5.59%) ITIL
9 30 (5.59%) Project Management
10 29 (5.40%) Business Intelligence
11 26 (4.84%) E-Commerce
11 26 (4.84%) SDLC
12 24 (4.47%) User Stories
13 23 (4.28%) Analytics
13 23 (4.28%) Change Management
14 21 (3.91%) ERP
14 21 (3.91%) Functional Testing
15 19 (3.54%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 104 (19.37%) SQL
2 35 (6.52%) Java
3 26 (4.84%) PL/SQL
4 14 (2.61%) JavaScript
5 9 (1.68%) C#
6 6 (1.12%) VBA
6 6 (1.12%) VBScript
7 5 (0.93%) C
7 5 (0.93%) PowerShell
7 5 (0.93%) Python
7 5 (0.93%) VB.NET
8 3 (0.56%) COBOL
8 3 (0.56%) JCL
8 3 (0.56%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.37%) R
10 1 (0.19%) ABAP
10 1 (0.19%) C++
10 1 (0.19%) PHP
10 1 (0.19%) RPG
10 1 (0.19%) VB
Qualifications
1 26 (4.84%) ISEB
2 18 (3.35%) Degree
3 17 (3.17%) Security Cleared
4 12 (2.23%) ITIL Certification
4 12 (2.23%) SC Cleared
5 11 (2.05%) ISTQB
6 7 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 5 (0.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (0.74%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (0.56%) CCNP
10 3 (0.56%) MCSE
11 2 (0.37%) CCNA
11 2 (0.37%) CCSA
11 2 (0.37%) CCSE
11 2 (0.37%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.19%) ACCA
12 1 (0.19%) HNC
12 1 (0.19%) MCSA
12 1 (0.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (4.47%) QA
2 16 (2.98%) PMO
3 10 (1.86%) Data Quality
4 9 (1.68%) ISO 9001
5 5 (0.93%) IFRS
5 5 (0.93%) SLA
6 3 (0.56%) TickIT
7 2 (0.37%) IAS 39
7 2 (0.37%) IFRS 9
8 1 (0.19%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.19%) FATCA
8 1 (0.19%) GCP
8 1 (0.19%) P3O
8 1 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 39 (7.26%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.93%) XenDesktop
4 4 (0.74%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.74%) vSphere
5 2 (0.37%) vCloud
6 1 (0.19%) Terminal Server
6 1 (0.19%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 12 (2.23%) HP Quality Center
1 12 (2.23%) Tivoli
1 12 (2.23%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 7 (1.30%) Ganglia
2 7 (1.30%) nmon
3 6 (1.12%) SCCM
4 4 (0.74%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 4 (0.74%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (0.37%) Ansible
5 2 (0.37%) SCOM
5 2 (0.37%) ServiceCenter
6 1 (0.19%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (0.19%) MIIS
Vendors
1 91 (16.95%) Oracle
2 64 (11.92%) Microsoft
3 30 (5.59%) SAP
4 20 (3.72%) Citrix
5 16 (2.98%) HP
6 13 (2.42%) IBM
7 10 (1.86%) Cisco
7 10 (1.86%) VMware
8 8 (1.49%) Tableau
9 7 (1.30%) AppDynamics
9 7 (1.30%) FNZ
10 6 (1.12%) Google
11 4 (0.74%) Cognos
11 4 (0.74%) Intel Security
11 4 (0.74%) Lotus
11 4 (0.74%) Pega
11 4 (0.74%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (0.74%) Symantec
11 4 (0.74%) WSO2
12 3 (0.56%) ServiceNow
Northampton, Northamptonshire
AdRoc Group
Rate: From £375 to £500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Rate: From £250 to £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
AMS contingency
Posted: 2 days ago
Derbyshire
The People Network
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
East Midlands
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £350 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £25 - £26 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Chesterfield
IBS Consulting
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 17 days ago