Period
to 23 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Analyst was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Middlesex during the 6 months to 23 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
South East > Middlesex
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 6 1
Rank change year-on-year +4 -5 0
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 52 42 62
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 19.85% 11.86% 17.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.80% 12.32% 19.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 23 39
Middlesex median daily rate £350 £388 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.68% +22.05% -7.30%
10th Percentile £191 £177 £263
90th Percentile £500 £468 £440
South East median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.45% +3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Middlesex median hourly rate - £30.00 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +200.00% -23.08%
South East median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year +10.00% -3.23% +10.71%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Middlesex. 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
Middlesex
Contract vacancies in Middlesex with a recognized job title 250 341 318
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.42% 96.33% 91.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 203 161
Middlesex median daily rate £431 £413 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.48% +6.45% +3.33%
10th Percentile £265 £281 £263
90th Percentile £536 £550 £494
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 14
Middlesex median hourly rate £31.00 £33.75 £33.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.15% - -2.17%
10th Percentile £30.50 £17.10 £12.70
90th Percentile £31.50 £39.18 £48.38
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.63 £18.50
% change year-on-year -8.28% +6.08% +15.63%

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Middlesex

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

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Middlesex

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analyst in Middlesex

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Middlesex over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analyst in Middlesex

Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analyst in Middlesex

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 Middlesex region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 10 (19.23%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (17.31%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (13.46%) SLA
3 7 (13.46%) Analytics
3 7 (13.46%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (11.54%) SAP
5 5 (9.62%) Data Analytics
5 5 (9.62%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (9.62%) Security Operations
5 5 (9.62%) Security Monitoring
6 4 (7.69%) Concur
6 4 (7.69%) Tableau
6 4 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (7.69%) Lumension
6 4 (7.69%) Trustwave
6 4 (7.69%) Threat Analysis
6 4 (7.69%) Cyberthreat
6 4 (7.69%) SharePoint
6 4 (7.69%) Remedy
6 4 (7.69%) McAfee
6 4 (7.69%) Project Management
6 4 (7.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 4 (7.69%) Resource Management
6 4 (7.69%) McAfee ePO
6 4 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (5.77%) Data Extraction
7 3 (5.77%) Use Case
7 3 (5.77%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (5.77%) Degree
7 3 (5.77%) Data Analysis

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Middlesex 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 4 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.85%) SAS
3 1 (1.92%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 10 (19.23%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (7.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (1.92%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) SAP HR
1 1 (1.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.85%) Firewall
2 1 (1.92%) Network Security
2 1 (1.92%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.85%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (3.85%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
1 2 (3.85%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 2 (3.85%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (3.85%) Hadoop
1 2 (3.85%) MS Access
1 2 (3.85%) Qlik Sense
1 2 (3.85%) QlikView
1 2 (3.85%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.92%) Apache Hive
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (1.92%) Power BI
2 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.92%) SAP BW
2 1 (1.92%) Spotfire
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.92%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Rational Rose
2 1 (1.92%) JIRA
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (3.85%) Finance
1 2 (3.85%) Manufacturing
1 2 (3.85%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.92%) French Language
2 1 (1.92%) German Language
2 1 (1.92%) Italian Language
2 1 (1.92%) Retail
2 1 (1.92%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.92%) GWT
1 1 (1.92%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.46%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.69%) Cyberthreat
3 3 (5.77%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.92%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.92%) PMI
4 1 (1.92%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (1.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.92%) Windows
1 1 (1.92%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (17.31%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (13.46%) Analytics
3 5 (9.62%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (9.62%) Data Analytics
3 5 (9.62%) Security Monitoring
3 5 (9.62%) Security Operations
4 4 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (7.69%) Project Management
4 4 (7.69%) Resource Management
4 4 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 4 (7.69%) Threat Analysis
5 3 (5.77%) Change Management
5 3 (5.77%) Data Analysis
5 3 (5.77%) Data Extraction
5 3 (5.77%) Data Modelling
5 3 (5.77%) Process Improvement
5 3 (5.77%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (5.77%) UML
5 3 (5.77%) Use Case
5 3 (5.77%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.77%) SQL
2 2 (3.85%) VBA
3 1 (1.92%) Python
3 1 (1.92%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (5.77%) Degree
2 1 (1.92%) CCFP
2 1 (1.92%) CISM
2 1 (1.92%) CISSP
2 1 (1.92%) GIAC
2 1 (1.92%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.92%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.46%) SLA
2 2 (3.85%) PMO
3 1 (1.92%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.92%) GxP
3 1 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.92%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 4 (7.69%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.92%) Ambari
Vendors
1 6 (11.54%) SAP
2 4 (7.69%) Concur
2 4 (7.69%) Lumension
2 4 (7.69%) McAfee
2 4 (7.69%) Remedy
2 4 (7.69%) Tableau
2 4 (7.69%) Trustwave
3 2 (3.85%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.85%) Oracle
4 1 (1.92%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.92%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.92%) Citrix
4 1 (1.92%) DataFlux
4 1 (1.92%) IBM
4 1 (1.92%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.92%) Workday