Period
to 23 October 2018

The median contractor rate for an Analyst was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Liverpool during the 6 months to 23 October 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.

Analyst
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 4 5
Rank change year-on-year -1 +1 -4
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 62 76 80
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 16.23% 16.93% 16.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.99% 17.51% 17.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 47 57
Liverpool median daily rate £350 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14% +26.13%
10th Percentile £195 £157 £168
90th Percentile £593 £450 £500
Merseyside median daily rate £375 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +15.38% -7.14% +21.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 11
Liverpool median hourly rate £14.50 £15.62 £14.34
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.17% +8.93% -18.06%
10th Percentile £12.95 £11.40 £11.90
90th Percentile £20.05 £21.94 £16.50
Merseyside median hourly rate £14.50 £15.62 £14.34
% change year-on-year -7.17% +8.93% -18.06%

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 365 434 452
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.55% 96.66% 94.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 288 271
Liverpool median daily rate £388 £391 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.96% +4.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £215 £183 £215
90th Percentile £585 £550 £525
Merseyside median daily rate £389 £388 £370
% change year-on-year +0.32% +4.73% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 12 24
Liverpool median hourly rate £15.25 £13.00 £14.34
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.31% -9.34% -4.40%
10th Percentile £13.45 £11.25 £10.50
90th Percentile £24.81 £18.73 £23.93
Merseyside median hourly rate £15.13 £13.00 £14.34
% change year-on-year +16.35% -9.34% -4.40%

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 23 October 2018.

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 23 October 2018, 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 13 (20.97%) Microsoft
2 12 (19.35%) Windows
2 12 (19.35%) Finance
3 10 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (14.52%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (14.52%) PMO
5 8 (12.90%) Business Analysis
5 8 (12.90%) SQL
5 8 (12.90%) Microsoft Office
6 7 (11.29%) Microsoft Excel
6 7 (11.29%) Active Directory
6 7 (11.29%) Workflow
7 6 (9.68%) Change Management
7 6 (9.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 6 (9.68%) Retail
7 6 (9.68%) Citrix
7 6 (9.68%) Project Management
7 6 (9.68%) ITIL
7 6 (9.68%) Windows Server
8 5 (8.06%) Test Scripting
8 5 (8.06%) Windows 7
8 5 (8.06%) CRM
8 5 (8.06%) Banking
8 5 (8.06%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (8.06%) Programme Management
9 4 (6.45%) Service Delivery
9 4 (6.45%) Remedy
9 4 (6.45%) MS Visio
9 4 (6.45%) SAP
9 4 (6.45%) SQL Server

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 2 (3.23%) Apache
1 2 (3.23%) IIS
1 2 (3.23%) MS Exchange
1 2 (3.23%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.61%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.61%) Confluence
2 1 (1.61%) SAS
2 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.61%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (1.61%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (12.90%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (11.29%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (9.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (6.45%) MS Visio
5 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
2 2 (3.23%) SAP FI
3 1 (1.61%) Misys Midas
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.61%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.84%) DHCP
1 3 (4.84%) DNS
2 2 (3.23%) Internet
2 2 (3.23%) SAN
2 2 (3.23%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.61%) Intranet
3 1 (1.61%) LAN
3 1 (1.61%) Skype
3 1 (1.61%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.45%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (1.61%) Base SAS
3 1 (1.61%) Informix
3 1 (1.61%) Power BI
3 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (6.45%) JIRA
2 1 (1.61%) Appium
2 1 (1.61%) Selenium
2 1 (1.61%) WebDriver
General
1 12 (19.35%) Finance
2 6 (9.68%) Retail
3 5 (8.06%) Banking
4 3 (4.84%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.23%) Automotive
5 2 (3.23%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.61%) Electronics
6 1 (1.61%) Legal
6 1 (1.61%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.84%) Web Services
2 1 (1.61%) .NET
2 1 (1.61%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.61%) EDI
2 1 (1.61%) JSP
2 1 (1.61%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.52%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.84%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.23%) Fat Client
3 2 (3.23%) Mainframe
3 2 (3.23%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (3.23%) Thin Client
3 2 (3.23%) User Experience
4 1 (1.61%) Clustering
4 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.61%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.61%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.61%) Fintech
4 1 (1.61%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (1.61%) IVR
4 1 (1.61%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 12 (19.35%) Windows
2 6 (9.68%) Windows Server
3 5 (8.06%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.23%) Linux
4 2 (3.23%) Unix
4 2 (3.23%) Windows 10
4 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.61%) HPUX
5 1 (1.61%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (12.90%) Business Analysis
3 7 (11.29%) Workflow
4 6 (9.68%) Change Management
4 6 (9.68%) ITIL
4 6 (9.68%) Project Management
5 5 (8.06%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (8.06%) CRM
5 5 (8.06%) Programme Management
5 5 (8.06%) Test Scripting
6 4 (6.45%) Process Improvement
6 4 (6.45%) Service Delivery
6 4 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (4.84%) BDD
7 3 (4.84%) GAP Analysis
7 3 (4.84%) Investment Management
7 3 (4.84%) ITIL V3
7 3 (4.84%) PRINCE2
7 3 (4.84%) Scrum
7 3 (4.84%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.90%) SQL
2 3 (4.84%) C
3 1 (1.61%) C#
3 1 (1.61%) COBOL
3 1 (1.61%) Java
3 1 (1.61%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.61%) JCL
3 1 (1.61%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (1.61%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (1.61%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.52%) PMO
2 2 (3.23%) GDPR
2 2 (3.23%) QA
3 1 (1.61%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.61%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (11.29%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (3.23%) XenApp
3 1 (1.61%) Firmware
3 1 (1.61%) Hyper-V
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%) DameWare
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 13 (20.97%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.68%) Citrix
3 4 (6.45%) Remedy
3 4 (6.45%) SAP
4 3 (4.84%) Oracle
4 3 (4.84%) VMware
4 3 (4.84%) Workday
5 2 (3.23%) NetApp
5 2 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (3.23%) ServiceNow
5 2 (3.23%) Siebel
5 2 (3.23%) TIBCO
5 2 (3.23%) Wyse
6 1 (1.61%) BMC
6 1 (1.61%) CA
6 1 (1.61%) Cisco
6 1 (1.61%) HP
6 1 (1.61%) IBM
6 1 (1.61%) Misys
6 1 (1.61%) Xamarin