Period
to 21 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Analyst was £325 per day in advertised job vacancies in Liverpool during the 6 months to 21 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
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 4 2
Rank change year-on-year +2 -2 0
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 70 72 119
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 16.91% 16.44% 19.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.50% 17.43% 21.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 55 73
Liverpool median daily rate £325 £365 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.96% +21.67% -3.61%
10th Percentile £156 £185 £132
90th Percentile £450 £560 £438
Merseyside median daily rate £325 £370 £300
% change year-on-year -12.16% +23.33% -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 4
Liverpool median hourly rate £17.74 £14.34 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.71% -26.46% +77.27%
10th Percentile £9.98 £12.50 £13.98
90th Percentile £21.50 £17.95 £106.43
Merseyside median hourly rate £17.74 £14.34 £15.75
% change year-on-year +23.71% -8.95% +43.18%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool. 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
Liverpool
Contract vacancies in Liverpool with a recognized job title 400 413 558
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.62% 94.29% 93.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 272 257 295
Liverpool median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £185 £201 £157
90th Percentile £550 £525 £538
Merseyside median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 19 27
Liverpool median hourly rate £13.00 £16.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.75% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £9.19 £12.80 £11.20
90th Percentile £18.87 £24.61 £23.75
Merseyside median hourly rate £13.00 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -16.13% +3.33% -6.25%

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Liverpool

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analyst in Liverpool

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Liverpool over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analyst in Liverpool

Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analyst in Liverpool

Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Liverpool

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Liverpool over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Analyst in Liverpool

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

For the 6 months to 21 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 Liverpool region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 20 (28.57%) Finance
2 14 (20.00%) SQL
2 14 (20.00%) Windows
3 11 (15.71%) Active Directory
4 10 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 10 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 10 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (12.86%) JIRA
5 9 (12.86%) Microsoft Excel
5 9 (12.86%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (12.86%) Google
5 9 (12.86%) GDPR
6 8 (11.43%) Service Management
6 8 (11.43%) Wealth Management
7 7 (10.00%) Smartphone
7 7 (10.00%) Data Protection
7 7 (10.00%) Android
7 7 (10.00%) Apple iOS
7 7 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (10.00%) ITIL
7 7 (10.00%) MS Exchange
7 7 (10.00%) Google Drive
8 6 (8.57%) Java
8 6 (8.57%) Service Delivery
8 6 (8.57%) Legal
8 6 (8.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 6 (8.57%) Data Analysis
8 6 (8.57%) Banking
8 6 (8.57%) Test Automation
8 6 (8.57%) Security Cleared

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 7 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (4.29%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (12.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (8.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (2.86%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Infor LN
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.00%) Google Drive
2 3 (4.29%) Office 365
3 2 (2.86%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.43%) GitHub
4 1 (1.43%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
4 1 (1.43%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.86%) WAN
2 1 (1.43%) 802.15
2 1 (1.43%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (1.43%) DNS
2 1 (1.43%) Firewall
2 1 (1.43%) Internet
2 1 (1.43%) Intranet
2 1 (1.43%) IPv6
2 1 (1.43%) LAN
2 1 (1.43%) NAS
2 1 (1.43%) SAN
2 1 (1.43%) SMS
2 1 (1.43%) VPN
2 1 (1.43%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.43%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.29%) MongoDB
2 2 (2.86%) Data Mining
2 2 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.86%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.43%) InterSystems Cache
3 1 (1.43%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (1.43%) Qlik Sense
3 1 (1.43%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 9 (12.86%) JIRA
2 5 (7.14%) Cucumber
2 5 (7.14%) Selenium
3 4 (5.71%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.86%) Vagrant
4 2 (2.86%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.43%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.43%) Gatling
5 1 (1.43%) IntelliJ
5 1 (1.43%) JUnit
5 1 (1.43%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.43%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.43%) TestNG
General
1 20 (28.57%) Finance
2 6 (8.57%) Banking
2 6 (8.57%) Legal
3 2 (2.86%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.86%) Marketing
3 2 (2.86%) Publishing
4 1 (1.43%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.43%) Automotive
4 1 (1.43%) French Language
4 1 (1.43%) Front Office
4 1 (1.43%) German Language
4 1 (1.43%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.43%) Private Banking
4 1 (1.43%) Retail
4 1 (1.43%) Russian Language
4 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.86%) Gherkin
2 1 (1.43%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.43%) Mason
2 1 (1.43%) SOAP
2 1 (1.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.00%) Smartphone
3 2 (2.86%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (2.86%) Data Structures
3 2 (2.86%) Fat Client
3 2 (2.86%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.86%) Smart Meter
3 2 (2.86%) Thin Client
3 2 (2.86%) User Experience
4 1 (1.43%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.43%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.43%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 14 (20.00%) Windows
2 7 (10.00%) Android
2 7 (10.00%) Apple iOS
3 5 (7.14%) Windows 7
4 4 (5.71%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.86%) Windows 10
5 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.43%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
2 9 (12.86%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (11.43%) Service Management
3 8 (11.43%) Wealth Management
4 7 (10.00%) Data Protection
4 7 (10.00%) ITIL
4 7 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (8.57%) Data Analysis
5 6 (8.57%) Service Delivery
5 6 (8.57%) Test Automation
6 5 (7.14%) Data Privacy
6 5 (7.14%) Incident Management
6 5 (7.14%) Information Security
6 5 (7.14%) Test Scripting
7 4 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (5.71%) Facilities Management
7 4 (5.71%) Trend Analysis
8 3 (4.29%) Cybersecurity
8 3 (4.29%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (4.29%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 14 (20.00%) SQL
2 6 (8.57%) Java
3 1 (1.43%) C
3 1 (1.43%) C#
3 1 (1.43%) Embedded C
3 1 (1.43%) F#
3 1 (1.43%) Python
3 1 (1.43%) Ruby
3 1 (1.43%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.43%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (8.57%) Security Cleared
2 5 (7.14%) ISEB
2 5 (7.14%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.29%) CTC Cleared
3 3 (4.29%) Degree
3 3 (4.29%) ISTQB
3 3 (4.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.86%) GDPR
2 3 (4.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (4.29%) MiFID
3 2 (2.86%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.43%) GxP
4 1 (1.43%) QA
4 1 (1.43%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (15.71%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.86%) Docker
3 1 (1.43%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (1.43%) vSphere
3 1 (1.43%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (1.43%) Backup Exec
1 1 (1.43%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.43%) SCCM
1 1 (1.43%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.86%) Google
3 5 (7.14%) Apple
3 5 (7.14%) HP
4 4 (5.71%) VMware
5 3 (4.29%) Citrix
5 3 (4.29%) ServiceNow
6 2 (2.86%) Oracle
6 2 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.86%) Siebel
7 1 (1.43%) Acronis
7 1 (1.43%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.43%) Cisco
7 1 (1.43%) Infor
7 1 (1.43%) Meraki
7 1 (1.43%) Remedy
7 1 (1.43%) SAP
7 1 (1.43%) Tableau
7 1 (1.43%) TSYS
7 1 (1.43%) Veeam