Period
to 23 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Analyst was £300 per day in advertised job vacancies in Newcastle upon Tyne 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
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 42 7
Rank change year-on-year +21 -35 +1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 81 140 211
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 9.29% 6.31% 14.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.83% 6.93% 15.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 116 184
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £300 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.69% -13.33% +5.63%
10th Percentile £225 £204 £263
90th Percentile £438 £475 £500
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £300 £325 £360
% change year-on-year -7.69% -9.72% +1.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 14
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £10.00 £12.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% -21.88% +45.45%
10th Percentile £8.96 £8.75 £10.48
90th Percentile £58.35 £24.00 £22.70
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £10.00 £12.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -20.00% -16.67% +17.65%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne. 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
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract vacancies in Newcastle upon Tyne with a recognized job title 824 2020 1333
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.50% 90.99% 94.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 581 1475 878
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £400 £350 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -13.58% +8.00%
10th Percentile £250 £225 £254
90th Percentile £550 £518 £592
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £390 £350 £400
% change year-on-year +11.43% -12.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 92 72
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £17.48 £27.25 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.85% +23.86% +33.33%
10th Percentile £9.80 £10.37 £11.78
90th Percentile £48.70 £33.55 £36.93
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £16.30 £27.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -39.63% +35.00% +31.15%

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Newcastle upon Tyne

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analyst in Newcastle upon Tyne

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analyst in Newcastle upon Tyne

Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analyst in Newcastle upon Tyne

Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Analyst in Newcastle upon Tyne

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

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 Newcastle upon Tyne region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 40 (49.38%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (34.57%) Finance
3 24 (29.63%) Open Source
4 20 (24.69%) Scrum
5 19 (23.46%) User Experience
6 18 (22.22%) User Stories
7 17 (20.99%) Acceptance Criteria
7 17 (20.99%) Web Services
8 15 (18.52%) Continuous Improvement
9 12 (14.81%) Data Modelling
10 11 (13.58%) MS Visio
11 10 (12.35%) Waterfall
11 10 (12.35%) Test Automation
11 10 (12.35%) JIRA
11 10 (12.35%) Selenium
12 9 (11.11%) Project Management
12 9 (11.11%) BDD
12 9 (11.11%) Feasibility Study
13 8 (9.88%) Collaborative Working
13 8 (9.88%) Test Scripting
13 8 (9.88%) Microsoft
13 8 (9.88%) Change Management
13 8 (9.88%) Windows
13 8 (9.88%) SharePoint
13 8 (9.88%) Data Analysis
13 8 (9.88%) Business Analysis
14 7 (8.64%) XML
14 7 (8.64%) Java
14 7 (8.64%) SQL
14 7 (8.64%) Management Information System

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 (9.88%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.94%) Confluence
2 4 (4.94%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (3.70%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 11 (13.58%) MS Visio
2 5 (6.17%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (3.70%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (3.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (1.23%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.47%) Google Analytics
1 2 (2.47%) Slack
1 2 (2.47%) Trello
2 1 (1.23%) Google Drive
2 1 (1.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.23%) SMS
1 1 (1.23%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.94%) Big Data
1 4 (4.94%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (4.94%) Data Mining
2 3 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.47%) Geospatial Data
3 2 (2.47%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 10 (12.35%) JIRA
1 10 (12.35%) Selenium
2 5 (6.17%) Cucumber
2 5 (6.17%) SoapUI
2 5 (6.17%) WebDriver
3 2 (2.47%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.47%) JUnit
3 2 (2.47%) RSpec
4 1 (1.23%) LoadRunner
General
1 28 (34.57%) Finance
2 2 (2.47%) Games
2 2 (2.47%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.47%) Marketing
2 2 (2.47%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.23%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (20.99%) Web Services
2 7 (8.64%) XML
3 5 (6.17%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (23.46%) User Experience
2 7 (8.64%) Management Information System
3 6 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.94%) Smartphone
5 3 (3.70%) NHS
6 2 (2.47%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.23%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.88%) Windows
2 6 (7.41%) Windows 7
3 4 (4.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (4.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (3.70%) Linux
4 3 (3.70%) Unix
5 2 (2.47%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.23%) Android
6 1 (1.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (49.38%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (29.63%) Open Source
3 20 (24.69%) Scrum
4 18 (22.22%) User Stories
5 17 (20.99%) Acceptance Criteria
6 15 (18.52%) Continuous Improvement
7 12 (14.81%) Data Modelling
8 10 (12.35%) Test Automation
8 10 (12.35%) Waterfall
9 9 (11.11%) BDD
9 9 (11.11%) Feasibility Study
9 9 (11.11%) Project Management
10 8 (9.88%) Business Analysis
10 8 (9.88%) Change Management
10 8 (9.88%) Collaborative Working
10 8 (9.88%) Data Analysis
10 8 (9.88%) Test Scripting
11 6 (7.41%) Kanban
11 6 (7.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 6 (7.41%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.64%) Java
1 7 (8.64%) Scala
1 7 (8.64%) SQL
2 5 (6.17%) Groovy
3 4 (4.94%) JavaScript
4 3 (3.70%) COBOL
4 3 (3.70%) PL/SQL
4 3 (3.70%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.47%) C#
5 2 (2.47%) Python
5 2 (2.47%) Ruby
6 1 (1.23%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (8.64%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.94%) Degree
3 3 (3.70%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (3.70%) ISEB
3 3 (3.70%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.23%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.23%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (1.23%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.94%) Data Quality
1 4 (4.94%) PMO
1 4 (4.94%) QA
2 2 (2.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (2.47%) SLA
2 2 (2.47%) WCAG
3 1 (1.23%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (7.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (3.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (2.47%) Piwik
Vendors
1 8 (9.88%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.94%) HP
2 4 (4.94%) Oracle
3 3 (3.70%) Cisco
3 3 (3.70%) Dell
3 3 (3.70%) Google
3 3 (3.70%) Micro Focus
3 3 (3.70%) SAP
4 1 (1.23%) Cadence
4 1 (1.23%) Hyperion