Period
to 17 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Analyst was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Leicestershire during the 6 months to 17 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
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 4 8
Rank change year-on-year -3 +4 -5
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 100 100 80
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 17.73% 18.66% 15.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.21% 19.46% 16.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 68 46
Leicestershire median daily rate £375 £281 £188
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% +50.00% -51.61%
10th Percentile £193 £81 £101
90th Percentile £518 £429 £388
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 11 12
Leicestershire median hourly rate £11.18 £9.13 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.47% -20.65% +6.98%
10th Percentile £8.44 £8.44 £10.04
90th Percentile £19.30 £14.50 £16.01
East Midlands median hourly rate £11.18 £10.73 £12.50
% change year-on-year +4.15% -14.16% +8.70%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire. 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
Leicestershire
Contract vacancies in Leicestershire with a recognized job title 549 514 495
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.34% 95.90% 95.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 320 317 271
Leicestershire median daily rate £340 £338 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.74% +8.00% -3.85%
10th Percentile £217 £140 £127
90th Percentile £538 £500 £475
East Midlands median daily rate £392 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +0.51% +4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 21 38
Leicestershire median hourly rate £13.75 £14.00 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.79% +14.29% -38.75%
10th Percentile £9.75 £8.69 £9.78
90th Percentile £43.63 £38.75 £29.73
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.50 £13.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year +7.41% +3.85% -3.70%

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Leicestershire

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analyst in Leicestershire

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Leicestershire over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analyst in Leicestershire

Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analyst in Leicestershire

Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Leicestershire over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Analyst in Leicestershire

Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 17 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
Leicester -6 36 £350 +12.90% 6
Kegworth +2 27 - -
Loughborough -1 2 £375 +44.23% 1
Hinckley +2 1 - - 1
Ashby-de-la-Zouch -1 1 - -
Lutterworth -1 1 £130 -25.71%
Analyst
East Midlands

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 17 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 Leicestershire region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 36 (36.00%) Windows
2 26 (26.00%) Microsoft
3 24 (24.00%) Finance
4 19 (19.00%) Wireless
5 17 (17.00%) Microsoft Office
6 16 (16.00%) SQL
6 16 (16.00%) Microsoft Excel
7 13 (13.00%) Internet
7 13 (13.00%) Retail
8 12 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (11.00%) Financial Institution
9 11 (11.00%) MS Visio
10 10 (10.00%) ITIL
10 10 (10.00%) Project Management
10 10 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 10 (10.00%) Waterfall
10 10 (10.00%) Windows Server
11 9 (9.00%) VMware
12 8 (8.00%) Business Analysis
13 7 (7.00%) SLA
13 7 (7.00%) SAP
14 6 (6.00%) SQL Server
14 6 (6.00%) Linux
14 6 (6.00%) Business Intelligence
14 6 (6.00%) Service Management
14 6 (6.00%) Windows Server 2012
14 6 (6.00%) Hyper-V
14 6 (6.00%) Spanish Language
14 6 (6.00%) SCVMM
15 5 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 3 (3.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.00%) Confluence
3 1 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 17 (17.00%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (16.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (11.00%) MS Visio
4 10 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.00%) Sonata
2 1 (1.00%) Retail-J
2 1 (1.00%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.00%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (19.00%) Wireless
2 13 (13.00%) Internet
3 3 (3.00%) SAN
4 2 (2.00%) LAN
4 2 (2.00%) SMS
4 2 (2.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.00%) VLAN
4 2 (2.00%) WAN
5 1 (1.00%) IP Telephony
5 1 (1.00%) NAS
5 1 (1.00%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (1.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (3.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (3.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.00%) MS Access
3 1 (1.00%) MySQL
3 1 (1.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (1.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (1.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.00%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 1 (1.00%) JIRA
1 1 (1.00%) Protractor
1 1 (1.00%) Toad
General
1 24 (24.00%) Finance
2 13 (13.00%) Retail
3 11 (11.00%) Financial Institution
4 6 (6.00%) Spanish Language
5 2 (2.00%) Banking
5 2 (2.00%) Legal
6 1 (1.00%) French Language
6 1 (1.00%) Italian Language
6 1 (1.00%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.00%) Marketing
6 1 (1.00%) Russian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.00%) COM
1 1 (1.00%) Google Maps API
1 1 (1.00%) ODBC
1 1 (1.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
1 1 (1.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.00%) EPoS
1 3 (3.00%) Virtual Team
2 2 (2.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.00%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.00%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.00%) NHS
3 1 (1.00%) Replication
3 1 (1.00%) User Experience
3 1 (1.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 36 (36.00%) Windows
2 10 (10.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (6.00%) Linux
3 6 (6.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (4.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (3.00%) Unix
6 2 (2.00%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (10.00%) ITIL
2 10 (10.00%) Project Management
2 10 (10.00%) Waterfall
3 8 (8.00%) Business Analysis
4 6 (6.00%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (6.00%) Service Management
5 5 (5.00%) PRINCE2
5 5 (5.00%) Server Building
5 5 (5.00%) User Stories
6 4 (4.00%) CRM
6 4 (4.00%) ERP
6 4 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (4.00%) Test Scripting
7 3 (3.00%) Data Analysis
7 3 (3.00%) Incident Management
7 3 (3.00%) Logistics
7 3 (3.00%) Project Governance
7 3 (3.00%) Scrum
7 3 (3.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 16 (16.00%) SQL
2 3 (3.00%) C#
2 3 (3.00%) C++
3 2 (2.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.00%) TypeScript
4 1 (1.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (2.00%) ISEB
1 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (2.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.00%) CCNA
2 1 (1.00%) CCNP
2 1 (1.00%) CIMA
2 1 (1.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.00%) Degree
2 1 (1.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (1.00%) MCP
2 1 (1.00%) MCSA
2 1 (1.00%) MCTS
2 1 (1.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.00%) SLA
2 5 (5.00%) PMO
2 5 (5.00%) QA
3 3 (3.00%) GDPR
3 3 (3.00%) P3O
4 1 (1.00%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.00%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.00%) TickIT
System Software
1 6 (6.00%) Hyper-V
2 5 (5.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.00%) vSphere
4 1 (1.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (6.00%) SCVMM
2 3 (3.00%) SCCM
3 1 (1.00%) Data Guard
3 1 (1.00%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 1 (1.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 26 (26.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (9.00%) VMware
3 7 (7.00%) SAP
4 3 (3.00%) FNZ
4 3 (3.00%) Oracle
5 2 (2.00%) Cisco
5 2 (2.00%) NetApp
5 2 (2.00%) Remedy
5 2 (2.00%) Tableau
6 1 (1.00%) Google
6 1 (1.00%) Mapinfo
6 1 (1.00%) SolarWinds