The median contractor rate for a Analyst was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Merseyside during the 3 months to 29 March 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
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 3 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1  
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 54 85 62
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 16.93% 25.15% 16.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.82% 26.32% 18.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 57 33
Median daily rate £350 £400 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +60.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £169 £271 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £447 £475 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 4
Median hourly rate £14.30 £14.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.10% +7.69%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £14.76 £14.50
% change year-on-year +1.60% +1.81%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Merseyside
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 303 323 335
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 94.98% 95.56% 91.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 213 157
Median daily rate £368 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.12% +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £263 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 10 16
Median hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £13.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.50 £11.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.10 £15.25 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.25% +14.70%  

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside that featured Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Merseyside

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analyst in Merseyside

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Merseyside over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analyst in Merseyside

Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analyst in Merseyside

Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -1 42 £363 -10.76% 5
Wirral +2 3 £95 -
Analyst
North West

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Merseyside region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 14 (16.47%) ITIL
1 14 (16.47%) Finance
2 13 (15.29%) Windows
2 13 (15.29%) SQL
3 10 (11.76%) CRM
3 10 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (10.59%) MS Excel
4 9 (10.59%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (10.59%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (9.41%) Management Information System
5 8 (9.41%) Microsoft
6 7 (8.24%) SQL Server
6 7 (8.24%) Business Analysis
6 7 (8.24%) Case Management
7 6 (7.06%) MiFID
7 6 (7.06%) SC Cleared
7 6 (7.06%) Security Cleared
7 6 (7.06%) Process Improvement
7 6 (7.06%) Workflow
7 6 (7.06%) Manufacturing
7 6 (7.06%) Firewall
7 6 (7.06%) Project Management
7 6 (7.06%) MS Visio
8 5 (5.88%) VBScript
8 5 (5.88%) C#
8 5 (5.88%) MS Office
8 5 (5.88%) Service Management
8 5 (5.88%) Change Management
8 5 (5.88%) PowerShell
8 5 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 (2.35%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.18%) IIS
2 1 (1.18%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (10.59%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.06%) MS Visio
3 5 (5.88%) MS Office
4 4 (4.71%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.18%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.35%) SAP FI
3 1 (1.18%) OPENContractor
3 1 (1.18%) Orchard Housing
3 1 (1.18%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.06%) Firewall
2 2 (2.35%) DNS
2 2 (2.35%) LAN
2 2 (2.35%) Network Security
2 2 (2.35%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.35%) WAN
3 1 (1.18%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.18%) SAN
3 1 (1.18%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.24%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.71%) MS Access
2 4 (4.71%) QlikView
2 4 (4.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (3.53%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (3.53%) GIS
3 3 (3.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.53%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (3.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.35%) Big Data
4 2 (2.35%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.18%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.18%) GitLab
1 1 (1.18%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.18%) JIRA
General
1 14 (16.47%) Finance
2 6 (7.06%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.53%) Banking
4 1 (1.18%) International Banking
4 1 (1.18%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.18%) Legal
4 1 (1.18%) Marketing
4 1 (1.18%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.18%) Retail
4 1 (1.18%) Welsh Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.71%) XML
2 3 (3.53%) XSLT
3 2 (2.35%) Web Services
4 1 (1.18%) CSS
4 1 (1.18%) HTML
4 1 (1.18%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 1 (1.18%) Regular Expression
4 1 (1.18%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (9.41%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.71%) e-Learning
3 4 (4.71%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.35%) Derivative
4 2 (2.35%) Equities
4 2 (2.35%) FMCG
4 2 (2.35%) iPhone
5 1 (1.18%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.18%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (1.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.18%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.18%) OTC Derivatives
5 1 (1.18%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (1.18%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.18%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (15.29%) Windows
2 2 (2.35%) Windows 10
2 2 (2.35%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.18%) Android
3 1 (1.18%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.18%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (16.47%) ITIL
2 10 (11.76%) CRM
3 9 (10.59%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (10.59%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (8.24%) Business Analysis
4 7 (8.24%) Case Management
5 6 (7.06%) Process Improvement
5 6 (7.06%) Project Management
5 6 (7.06%) Workflow
6 5 (5.88%) Change Management
6 5 (5.88%) Service Management
6 5 (5.88%) Use Case
7 4 (4.71%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (4.71%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (4.71%) GAP Analysis
7 4 (4.71%) SIEM
7 4 (4.71%) Time Management
7 4 (4.71%) Translating Business Requirements
7 4 (4.71%) User Stories
7 4 (4.71%) Workflow Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (15.29%) SQL
2 5 (5.88%) C#
2 5 (5.88%) PowerShell
2 5 (5.88%) VBScript
3 3 (3.53%) Python
4 2 (2.35%) VB
5 1 (1.18%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.18%) Ruby
5 1 (1.18%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (7.06%) SC Cleared
1 6 (7.06%) Security Cleared
2 5 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.18%) CCNA
3 1 (1.18%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.18%) CISSP
3 1 (1.18%) Degree
3 1 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.06%) MiFID
2 4 (4.71%) SLA
3 3 (3.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (2.35%) COBIT
4 2 (2.35%) GDPR
4 2 (2.35%) QA
5 1 (1.18%) GxP
5 1 (1.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (2.35%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.18%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (1.18%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.18%) Nessus
1 1 (1.18%) Nmap
Vendors
1 8 (9.41%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.71%) Adobe
2 4 (4.71%) SAP
3 3 (3.53%) VMware
4 2 (2.35%) Cisco
5 1 (1.18%) Acronis
5 1 (1.18%) Capita
5 1 (1.18%) Citrix
5 1 (1.18%) Civica
5 1 (1.18%) Forcepoint
5 1 (1.18%) HP
5 1 (1.18%) Intel Security
5 1 (1.18%) LogRhythm
5 1 (1.18%) Oracle
5 1 (1.18%) Orchard
5 1 (1.18%) Remedy
5 1 (1.18%) SolarWinds
5 1 (1.18%) Teradata
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