Period
to 15 January 2019

The median contractor rate for an Analyst was £363 per day in advertised job vacancies in Liverpool during the 6 months to 15 January 2019.

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
15 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 6 3 6
Rank change year-on-year -3 +3 -4
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 62 62 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 15.38% 16.62% 15.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.40% 17.22% 15.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 41 47
Liverpool median daily rate £363 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.41% -3.57% +16.67%
10th Percentile £207 £160 £160
90th Percentile £610 £475 £575
Merseyside median daily rate £375 £344 £358
% change year-on-year +9.09% -3.85% +30.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 11
Liverpool median hourly rate £15.50 £17.74 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.63% +26.71% -13.85%
10th Percentile £12.63 £10.19 £11.00
90th Percentile £20.38 £21.06 £23.75
Merseyside median hourly rate £15.50 £17.74 £14.00
% change year-on-year -12.63% +26.71% -3.45%

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 378 360 386
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.80% 96.51% 95.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 252 252
Liverpool median daily rate £401 £398 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.94% +5.30% +0.67%
10th Percentile £225 £180 £187
90th Percentile £588 £559 £575
Merseyside median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.11% +0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 21
Liverpool median hourly rate £18.00 £13.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.46% -18.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £13.13 £9.81 £11.00
90th Percentile £23.80 £18.87 £25.06
Merseyside median hourly rate £16.50 £13.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +26.92% -18.75% +6.67%

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 15 January 2019.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 15 January 2019, 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 Liverpool region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 19 (30.65%) Finance
2 14 (22.58%) Windows
3 11 (17.74%) Microsoft
3 11 (17.74%) Windows Server
4 10 (16.13%) ITIL
5 9 (14.52%) Workflow
5 9 (14.52%) Business Analysis
6 8 (12.90%) SQL Server
6 8 (12.90%) Apache
6 8 (12.90%) Tomcat
6 8 (12.90%) Release Management
7 7 (11.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (11.29%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (11.29%) Microsoft Office
7 7 (11.29%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (9.68%) SQL
8 6 (9.68%) Service Management
8 6 (9.68%) ITSM
8 6 (9.68%) Active Directory
8 6 (9.68%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (9.68%) SQL Server 2014
8 6 (9.68%) PMO
9 5 (8.06%) ITIL V3
9 5 (8.06%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (8.06%) SOAP
9 5 (8.06%) Programme Management
9 5 (8.06%) Change Management
10 4 (6.45%) HPUX
10 4 (6.45%) Project Management

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 8 (12.90%) Apache
1 8 (12.90%) Tomcat
2 3 (4.84%) IIS
3 2 (3.23%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.61%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.61%) Confluence
4 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.61%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 7 (11.29%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (4.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (3.23%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (4.84%) Workday HCM
2 2 (3.23%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (3.23%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (1.61%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.61%) Misys Midas
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.61%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.23%) Internet
2 1 (1.61%) DHCP
2 1 (1.61%) DNS
2 1 (1.61%) Intranet
2 1 (1.61%) LAN
2 1 (1.61%) SAN
2 1 (1.61%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.90%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.68%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (9.68%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (3.23%) InterSystems Cache
4 1 (1.61%) Informix
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.23%) JIRA
2 1 (1.61%) Appium
2 1 (1.61%) Selenium
2 1 (1.61%) WebDriver
General
1 19 (30.65%) Finance
2 3 (4.84%) Banking
2 3 (4.84%) Retail
3 2 (3.23%) Automotive
3 2 (3.23%) Back Office
3 2 (3.23%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.23%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.61%) Electronics
4 1 (1.61%) Legal
4 1 (1.61%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.06%) SOAP
2 2 (3.23%) JSP
3 1 (1.61%) .NET
3 1 (1.61%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.61%) EDI
3 1 (1.61%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.23%) Driving Licence
2 2 (3.23%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.23%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (1.61%) Clustering
3 1 (1.61%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.61%) Fintech
3 1 (1.61%) IVR
3 1 (1.61%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.61%) PKI
3 1 (1.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (22.58%) Windows
2 11 (17.74%) Windows Server
3 7 (11.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (6.45%) HPUX
5 3 (4.84%) Windows 10
5 3 (4.84%) Windows 7
6 2 (3.23%) Unix
7 1 (1.61%) Linux
7 1 (1.61%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (16.13%) ITIL
2 9 (14.52%) Business Analysis
2 9 (14.52%) Workflow
3 8 (12.90%) Release Management
4 7 (11.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (9.68%) ITSM
5 6 (9.68%) Service Management
6 5 (8.06%) Change Management
6 5 (8.06%) ITIL V3
6 5 (8.06%) Programme Management
6 5 (8.06%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (6.45%) Analytics
7 4 (6.45%) Project Management
7 4 (6.45%) Service Delivery
7 4 (6.45%) Workshop Facilitation
8 3 (4.84%) Collaborative Working
8 3 (4.84%) Customer Requirements
8 3 (4.84%) Decision-Making
8 3 (4.84%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.68%) SQL
2 3 (4.84%) C
3 2 (3.23%) MUMPS
3 2 (3.23%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.61%) C#
4 1 (1.61%) Java
4 1 (1.61%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.61%) JCL
4 1 (1.61%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (3.23%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.68%) PMO
2 1 (1.61%) QA
2 1 (1.61%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (9.68%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.23%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (3.23%) XenApp
3 1 (1.61%) Firmware
3 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (1.61%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.61%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.61%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (3.23%) SCCM
1 2 (3.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (1.61%) Nagios
2 1 (1.61%) OpenView
2 1 (1.61%) OVSD
2 1 (1.61%) SCOM
2 1 (1.61%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 11 (17.74%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.45%) HP
3 3 (4.84%) Citrix
3 3 (4.84%) Remedy
3 3 (4.84%) SAP
3 3 (4.84%) VMware
3 3 (4.84%) Workday
4 2 (3.23%) NetApp
5 1 (1.61%) BMC
5 1 (1.61%) Brocade
5 1 (1.61%) CA
5 1 (1.61%) Cisco
5 1 (1.61%) Misys
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle
5 1 (1.61%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.61%) SolarWinds
5 1 (1.61%) Xamarin