Period
to 24 May 2018

The median contractor rate for an Analyst was £363 per day in advertised job vacancies in Newcastle upon Tyne during the 6 months to 24 May 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
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 36 18
Rank change year-on-year +25 -18 -15
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 133 72 183
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 13.08% 6.94% 10.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.53% 7.26% 11.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 45 136
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £363 £350 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.57% +12.00% -3.85%
10th Percentile £152 £200 £188
90th Percentile £487 £450 £458
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £350 £350 £310
% change year-on-year - +12.90% -4.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 6
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £11.38 £10.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.33% -41.67% +50.00%
10th Percentile £9.33 £8.90 £11.04
90th Percentile £13.75 £12.75 £20.63
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £11.38 £10.50 £14.60
% change year-on-year +8.33% -28.08% +32.73%

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 983 992 1,598
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.66% 95.57% 91.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 700 685 1,050
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £385 £370 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.05% +8.82% -5.88%
10th Percentile £250 £256 £225
90th Percentile £563 £528 £535
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £381 £363 £340
% change year-on-year +5.17% +6.62% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 53 48
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £13.50 £27.50 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.91% +1.85% +107.69%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.25 £10.19
90th Percentile £42.75 £40.00 £35.48
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £14.50 £26.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year -45.28% +8.16% +88.46%

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 24 May 2018.

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

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 41 (30.83%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (29.32%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (25.56%) ITIL
4 32 (24.06%) Windows
5 31 (23.31%) Open Source
6 30 (22.56%) Service Management
7 29 (21.80%) Unix
8 27 (20.30%) Change Management
9 25 (18.80%) Problem-Solving
10 23 (17.29%) Data Management
10 23 (17.29%) Management Information System
10 23 (17.29%) Business Analysis
11 21 (15.79%) Statistics
11 21 (15.79%) ServiceNow
11 21 (15.79%) Windows Server
12 20 (15.04%) ITIL V3
12 20 (15.04%) Waterfall
12 20 (15.04%) Security Cleared
12 20 (15.04%) MVS
12 20 (15.04%) VMS
13 19 (14.29%) SaaS
13 19 (14.29%) PaaS
13 19 (14.29%) IaaS
14 18 (13.53%) Linux
14 18 (13.53%) Migration
15 17 (12.78%) AIX
15 17 (12.78%) HP
16 16 (12.03%) Tivoli
16 16 (12.03%) Finance
16 16 (12.03%) VME

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 9 (6.77%) SAS
2 7 (5.26%) WebSphere
3 6 (4.51%) WebLogic
4 5 (3.76%) Confluence
5 3 (2.26%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.26%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.75%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.75%) FileNet
6 1 (0.75%) Tuxedo
6 1 (0.75%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.75%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 13 (9.77%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (6.02%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (6.02%) Microsoft Project
3 6 (4.51%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 19 (14.29%) IaaS
1 19 (14.29%) PaaS
1 19 (14.29%) SaaS
2 3 (2.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.02%) SMS
2 5 (3.76%) HTTPS
2 5 (3.76%) SSL
3 2 (1.50%) 3G
3 2 (1.50%) DHCP
3 2 (1.50%) DNS
3 2 (1.50%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.75%) VoIP
4 1 (0.75%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.75%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (5.26%) JIRA
2 4 (3.01%) Selenium
2 4 (3.01%) WebDriver
3 3 (2.26%) PVCS
4 2 (1.50%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.75%) SpecFlow
General
1 16 (12.03%) Finance
2 10 (7.52%) Banking
3 6 (4.51%) Retail Banking
4 1 (0.75%) Electronics
4 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.75%) Marketing
4 1 (0.75%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (9.77%) ISPF
2 11 (8.27%) Web Services
3 4 (3.01%) XML
4 1 (0.75%) .NET
4 1 (0.75%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.75%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (0.75%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 41 (30.83%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (17.29%) Management Information System
3 13 (9.77%) User Experience
3 13 (9.77%) VSAM
4 3 (2.26%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.26%) Smartphone
5 2 (1.50%) Fat Client
5 2 (1.50%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.75%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.75%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.75%) iPhone
6 1 (0.75%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.75%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 32 (24.06%) Windows
2 29 (21.80%) Unix
3 21 (15.79%) Windows Server
4 20 (15.04%) MVS
4 20 (15.04%) VMS
5 18 (13.53%) Linux
6 17 (12.78%) AIX
7 16 (12.03%) VME
8 15 (11.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 14 (10.53%) Solaris
9 14 (10.53%) Windows 2000 Server
10 13 (9.77%) HPUX
11 6 (4.51%) Windows 7
11 6 (4.51%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (3.76%) Windows Server 2008
13 3 (2.26%) Windows Server 2012
14 2 (1.50%) Android
14 2 (1.50%) Apple iOS
14 2 (1.50%) Windows 10
14 2 (1.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (29.32%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (25.56%) ITIL
3 31 (23.31%) Open Source
4 30 (22.56%) Service Management
5 27 (20.30%) Change Management
6 25 (18.80%) Problem-Solving
7 23 (17.29%) Business Analysis
7 23 (17.29%) Data Management
8 21 (15.79%) Statistics
9 20 (15.04%) ITIL V3
9 20 (15.04%) Waterfall
10 18 (13.53%) Migration
11 15 (11.28%) Decision-Making
12 14 (10.53%) Scrum
13 13 (9.77%) Project Management
14 11 (8.27%) User Stories
15 9 (6.77%) Coaching
15 9 (6.77%) Mentoring
16 8 (6.02%) BDD
16 8 (6.02%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 14 (10.53%) PowerShell
1 14 (10.53%) Shell Script
2 13 (9.77%) JCL
3 12 (9.02%) C
4 9 (6.77%) SQL
5 2 (1.50%) Java
5 2 (1.50%) Ruby
6 1 (0.75%) C#
6 1 (0.75%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (15.04%) Security Cleared
2 15 (11.28%) SC Cleared
3 11 (8.27%) ISEB
4 6 (4.51%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (2.26%) Degree
6 2 (1.50%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (1.50%) CTC Cleared
6 2 (1.50%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.75%) CCNA
7 1 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.75%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.75%) HNC
7 1 (0.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.75%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.75%) MCP
7 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.76%) QA
1 5 (3.76%) SLA
2 4 (3.01%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.50%) PMO
System Software
1 14 (10.53%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 13 (9.77%) Job Entry Subsystem
3 12 (9.02%) RACF
4 11 (8.27%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.50%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (1.50%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (1.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (1.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 16 (12.03%) Tivoli
2 12 (9.02%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 6 (4.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 5 (3.76%) Puppet
5 2 (1.50%) SCCM
6 1 (0.75%) Kibana
6 1 (0.75%) logstash
Vendors
1 21 (15.79%) ServiceNow
2 17 (12.78%) HP
3 15 (11.28%) Red Hat
4 14 (10.53%) BMC
4 14 (10.53%) Microsoft
5 8 (6.02%) Remedy
6 6 (4.51%) Axway
7 5 (3.76%) Fujitsu
7 5 (3.76%) IBM
8 4 (3.01%) Cisco
9 3 (2.26%) Capita
9 3 (2.26%) Dell
10 2 (1.50%) Citrix
10 2 (1.50%) Google
10 2 (1.50%) Ivanti
10 2 (1.50%) ThinPrint
10 2 (1.50%) VMware
11 1 (0.75%) Adobe
11 1 (0.75%) Avaya
11 1 (0.75%) SAP