Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Senior Analyst was £463 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands 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.

Senior Analyst
England > East Midlands
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 117 114 96
Rank change year-on-year -3 -18 -30
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 32 37 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.00% 1.14% 1.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.06% 1.19% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 30 38
East Midlands median daily rate £463 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% - -5.56%
10th Percentile £325 £296 £160
90th Percentile £530 £519 £529
England median daily rate £463 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +2.78% +2.86% +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
East Midlands median hourly rate - - £12.75
England median hourly rate £22.84 £36.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -36.56% +105.71% -23.91%

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 3031 3115 3068
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.11% 95.88% 96.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1872 1946 1847
East Midlands median daily rate £390 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £225 £225 £213
90th Percentile £550 £556 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 165 128 183
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.50 £13.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.41% +3.85% -3.70%
10th Percentile £9.75 £8.76 £10.00
90th Percentile £45.00 £42.50 £31.35
England median hourly rate £18.69 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +1.00% +2.78% +9.09%

Senior Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Analyst in the East Midlands

Senior 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 Senior Analyst in the East Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Analyst in the East Midlands

Senior Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Analyst in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior Analyst in the East Midlands

Senior 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 Senior Analyst in the East Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Senior Analyst in the East Midlands

Senior 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 Senior Analyst within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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 +8 11 £469 +4.17% 1
Nottinghamshire -2 4 £443 +10.63% 2
Leicestershire -10 2 £520 +100.00%
Lincolnshire - 1 £463 -
Senior Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, Senior 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 Senior Analyst in the job title.

1 17 (53.13%) ISEB
2 14 (43.75%) Selenium
2 14 (43.75%) Test Automation
3 13 (40.63%) BDD
4 12 (37.50%) WebDriver
4 12 (37.50%) Java
5 11 (34.38%) ISTQB
5 11 (34.38%) Retail
6 8 (25.00%) Finance
7 6 (18.75%) PRINCE2
7 6 (18.75%) Business Analysis
7 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (15.63%) Use Case
8 5 (15.63%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (15.63%) Migration
9 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (12.50%) Scrum
9 4 (12.50%) Acceptance Criteria
10 3 (9.38%) Conflict Management
10 3 (9.38%) Feasibility Study
10 3 (9.38%) User Stories
10 3 (9.38%) Business Transformation
10 3 (9.38%) Validation
10 3 (9.38%) JIRA
10 3 (9.38%) QA
11 2 (6.25%) Performance Testing
11 2 (6.25%) Test Management
11 2 (6.25%) TDD
11 2 (6.25%) Banking

Senior 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 1 (3.13%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (6.25%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) BlazeMeter
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (43.75%) Selenium
2 12 (37.50%) WebDriver
3 3 (9.38%) JIRA
4 2 (6.25%) Cucumber
4 2 (6.25%) Git (software)
4 2 (6.25%) JMeter
4 2 (6.25%) SpecFlow
5 1 (3.13%) Protractor
General
1 11 (34.38%) Retail
2 8 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (6.25%) Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Automotive
4 1 (3.13%) Games
4 1 (3.13%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) User Experience
2 1 (3.13%) Market Risk
2 1 (3.13%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (43.75%) Test Automation
2 13 (40.63%) BDD
3 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (18.75%) Business Analysis
3 6 (18.75%) PRINCE2
4 5 (15.63%) Migration
4 5 (15.63%) Use Case
4 5 (15.63%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (12.50%) Acceptance Criteria
5 4 (12.50%) Scrum
5 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (9.38%) Business Transformation
6 3 (9.38%) Conflict Management
6 3 (9.38%) Feasibility Study
6 3 (9.38%) User Stories
6 3 (9.38%) Validation
7 2 (6.25%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (6.25%) Performance Testing
7 2 (6.25%) TDD
7 2 (6.25%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (37.50%) Java
2 1 (3.13%) C#
2 1 (3.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (53.13%) ISEB
2 11 (34.38%) ISTQB
3 4 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle
1 1 (3.13%) Tableau