Period
to 13 November 2018

The median contractor rate for an IT Analyst was £235 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 13 November 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.

IT Analyst
England > East Midlands
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 100 103 108
Rank change year-on-year +3 +5 +13
Contract jobs requiring an IT Analyst 40 46 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.47% 1.46% 1.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.55% 1.54% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 33 32
East Midlands median daily rate £235 £350 £137
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -32.86% +155.47% -53.56%
10th Percentile £83 £200 £77
90th Percentile £475 £529 £393
England median daily rate £325 £360 £373
% change year-on-year -9.72% -3.36% -0.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 5
East Midlands median hourly rate £11.08 £12.23 £11.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.41% +4.26% -8.40%
10th Percentile £9.45 £9.00 £9.46
90th Percentile £14.02 £16.80 £13.74
England median hourly rate £15.50 £13.00 £14.25
% change year-on-year +19.23% -8.77% -4.54%

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 2,579 2,993 3,145
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.10% 95.05% 95.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,655 1,839 1,976
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £392
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.98% +4.60%
10th Percentile £231 £220 £225
90th Percentile £538 £550 £556
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 169 161 126
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £13.48
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.45% +7.61% +3.65%
10th Percentile £10.31 £9.75 £8.76
90th Percentile £28.00 £45.00 £41.25
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.70 £18.00
% change year-on-year -1.06% +3.88% +0.11%

IT Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Analyst in the East Midlands

IT 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 IT Analyst in the East Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for IT Analyst in the East Midlands

IT Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IT Analyst in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 13 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IT Analyst in the East Midlands

IT 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 IT Analyst in the East Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for IT Analyst in the East Midlands

IT 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 IT Analyst within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 13 November 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
Northamptonshire -6 12 £450 +104.55% 3
Leicestershire +15 11 £128 -75.48% 8
Nottinghamshire +13 9 £340 -2.86%
Derbyshire +3 3 £82 -67.20% 1
Lincolnshire - 2 £363 - 1
Rutland - 1 £135 -
IT Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 13 November 2018, IT Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East Midlands region featuring IT Analyst in the job title.

1 16 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 15 (37.50%) Windows
3 11 (27.50%) Finance
4 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
4 9 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (17.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (17.50%) LAN
5 7 (17.50%) SLA
5 7 (17.50%) Proactive Monitoring
6 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
6 5 (12.50%) Financial Institution
6 5 (12.50%) Wireless
7 4 (10.00%) Retail
7 4 (10.00%) Office 365
7 4 (10.00%) User Stories
7 4 (10.00%) Windows 7
7 4 (10.00%) Business Analysis
7 4 (10.00%) SDLC
7 4 (10.00%) Windows 10
8 3 (7.50%) Remote Desktop
8 3 (7.50%) Multichannel Retail
8 3 (7.50%) Windows Server
8 3 (7.50%) Windows 8
8 3 (7.50%) Waterfall
8 3 (7.50%) Firewall
8 3 (7.50%) ITIL
8 3 (7.50%) Remedy
9 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
9 2 (5.00%) HP
9 2 (5.00%) Citrix

IT 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 2 (5.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.00%) Office 365
2 2 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (5.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.50%) LAN
2 5 (12.50%) Wireless
3 3 (7.50%) Firewall
3 3 (7.50%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (2.50%) DHCP
4 1 (2.50%) DNS
4 1 (2.50%) SAN
4 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.50%) VPN
4 1 (2.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
General
1 11 (27.50%) Finance
2 5 (12.50%) Financial Institution
3 4 (10.00%) Retail
4 2 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.50%) Banking
5 1 (2.50%) French Language
5 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.50%) Marketing
5 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.50%) Blackberry
1 1 (2.50%) Credit Risk
1 1 (2.50%) Data Centre
1 1 (2.50%) Fat Client
1 1 (2.50%) Life Science
1 1 (2.50%) NHS
1 1 (2.50%) PKI
1 1 (2.50%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 15 (37.50%) Windows
2 4 (10.00%) Windows 10
2 4 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (7.50%) Windows 8
3 3 (7.50%) Windows Server
4 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (5.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.50%) Linux
5 1 (2.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (17.50%) Proactive Monitoring
2 7 (17.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (10.00%) Business Analysis
3 4 (10.00%) SDLC
3 4 (10.00%) User Stories
4 3 (7.50%) ITIL
4 3 (7.50%) Multichannel Retail
4 3 (7.50%) Waterfall
5 2 (5.00%) Analytics
5 2 (5.00%) Change Control
5 2 (5.00%) Data Analytics
5 2 (5.00%) Data Mapping
5 2 (5.00%) Data Protection
5 2 (5.00%) Problem Management
5 2 (5.00%) Service Management
5 2 (5.00%) Software Delivery
5 2 (5.00%) Trend Analysis
6 1 (2.50%) Data Security
6 1 (2.50%) Migration
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) IIBA
1 2 (5.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.50%) SLA
2 2 (5.00%) GDPR
2 2 (5.00%) PMO
3 1 (2.50%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (2.50%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Nessus
1 1 (2.50%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (2.50%) SCCM
1 1 (2.50%) Single Sign-On
1 1 (2.50%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.50%) Remedy
3 2 (5.00%) Apple
3 2 (5.00%) Cisco
3 2 (5.00%) Citrix
3 2 (5.00%) HP
3 2 (5.00%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.50%) GFI Software
4 1 (2.50%) SAP
4 1 (2.50%) Symantec
4 1 (2.50%) VMware