The median contractor rate for a Analyst was £358 per day in advertised job vacancies in Newcastle upon Tyne 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
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 8 3
Rank change year-on-year -24 -5  
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 43 92 72
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 8.11% 14.13% 18.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.46% 14.89% 19.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 65 41
Median daily rate £358 £325 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -3.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £182 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 10
Median hourly rate £10.50 £16.42 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.03% +49.22%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.79 £12.75 £10.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £20.08 £11.80
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 Newcastle upon Tyne. 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
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 508 618 364
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 95.85% 94.93% 94.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 348 423 224
Median daily rate £373 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.75% +3.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £263 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £530 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 7 23
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.25 £11.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.75% +31.35%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.79 £11.83 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £21.00 £25.00
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 Newcastle upon Tyne

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne that featured Analyst in the job title.

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 3 months to 29 March 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 Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

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 Newcastle upon Tyne region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 34 (34.00%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (30.00%) Windows
3 28 (28.00%) Microsoft
4 21 (21.00%) ITIL
5 20 (20.00%) Service Management
6 16 (16.00%) MS Excel
6 16 (16.00%) Open Source
7 15 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 15 (15.00%) Unix
7 15 (15.00%) Linux
8 14 (14.00%) AIX
8 14 (14.00%) MS Office
8 14 (14.00%) IaaS
8 14 (14.00%) SaaS
8 14 (14.00%) PaaS
8 14 (14.00%) WebSphere
8 14 (14.00%) Analytical Skills
9 13 (13.00%) Security Cleared
9 13 (13.00%) Windows 2000
9 13 (13.00%) Windows XP
9 13 (13.00%) Change Management
10 12 (12.00%) Migration
10 12 (12.00%) Data Management
10 12 (12.00%) DevOps
11 11 (11.00%) User Stories
11 11 (11.00%) Data Analysis
11 11 (11.00%) Scrum
11 11 (11.00%) ITSM
11 11 (11.00%) Project Management
11 11 (11.00%) PRINCE2

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 14 (14.00%) WebSphere
2 5 (5.00%) FileNet
2 5 (5.00%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.00%) WebLogic
4 3 (3.00%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (3.00%) MS Exchange
4 3 (3.00%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (2.00%) Documentum
5 2 (2.00%) SAS
5 2 (2.00%) Skype for Business
5 2 (2.00%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.00%) Confluence
6 1 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 16 (16.00%) MS Excel
2 14 (14.00%) MS Office
3 10 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (3.00%) MS Project
5 2 (2.00%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (1.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.00%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 14 (14.00%) IaaS
1 14 (14.00%) PaaS
1 14 (14.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.00%) PuTTY
1 2 (2.00%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.00%) EDRMS
3 1 (1.00%) Big Data
3 1 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (5.00%) Selenium
2 2 (2.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (2.00%) HP UFT
2 2 (2.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.00%) JIRA
2 2 (2.00%) JMeter
2 2 (2.00%) LoadRunner
2 2 (2.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (1.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.00%) JUnit
3 1 (1.00%) RSpec
3 1 (1.00%) SoapUI
General
1 9 (9.00%) Finance
2 6 (6.00%) Legal
3 5 (5.00%) Retail
4 4 (4.00%) Banking
5 3 (3.00%) Retail Banking
6 2 (2.00%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.00%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.00%) Games
7 1 (1.00%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.00%) Gherkin
1 2 (2.00%) HTML
1 2 (2.00%) XML
2 1 (1.00%) RESTful
2 1 (1.00%) Velocity
2 1 (1.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.00%) User Experience
3 5 (5.00%) Tandem
4 3 (3.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.00%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.00%) IVR
6 1 (1.00%) AS400
6 1 (1.00%) CMDB
6 1 (1.00%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.00%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 30 (30.00%) Windows
2 15 (15.00%) Linux
2 15 (15.00%) Unix
3 14 (14.00%) AIX
4 13 (13.00%) Windows 2000
4 13 (13.00%) Windows XP
5 4 (4.00%) Windows 7
6 3 (3.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (3.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.00%) MVS
7 1 (1.00%) VMS
7 1 (1.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (34.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (21.00%) ITIL
3 20 (20.00%) Service Management
4 16 (16.00%) Open Source
5 15 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 13 (13.00%) Change Management
7 12 (12.00%) Data Management
7 12 (12.00%) DevOps
7 12 (12.00%) Migration
8 11 (11.00%) Data Analysis
8 11 (11.00%) ITSM
8 11 (11.00%) PRINCE2
8 11 (11.00%) Problem Management
8 11 (11.00%) Project Management
8 11 (11.00%) Scrum
8 11 (11.00%) User Stories
9 8 (8.00%) Business Analysis
9 8 (8.00%) Test Scripting
10 7 (7.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
11 6 (6.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (9.00%) Java
2 4 (4.00%) Python
2 4 (4.00%) Ruby
2 4 (4.00%) Scala
2 4 (4.00%) SQL
3 3 (3.00%) C
3 3 (3.00%) C#
4 2 (2.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.00%) Perl
4 2 (2.00%) VB
4 2 (2.00%) VBA
5 1 (1.00%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 13 (13.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (9.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 9 (9.00%) ISTQB
3 7 (7.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 5 (5.00%) ISEB
5 4 (4.00%) ECDL
5 4 (4.00%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.00%) BC Cleared
6 2 (2.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (1.00%) A+ Certification
7 1 (1.00%) Degree
7 1 (1.00%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.00%) MCDST
7 1 (1.00%) MCP
7 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 7 (7.00%) SLA
3 3 (3.00%) Data Quality
3 3 (3.00%) PMO
3 3 (3.00%) QA
4 1 (1.00%) WCAG
System Software
1 7 (7.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (6.00%) Cisco IPCC
2 3 (3.00%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (2.00%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (2.00%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (1.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 28 (28.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.00%) HP
3 5 (5.00%) Cadence
4 3 (3.00%) Cisco
5 2 (2.00%) Oracle
6 1 (1.00%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.00%) CA
6 1 (1.00%) Capita
6 1 (1.00%) Remedy
6 1 (1.00%) SAP
6 1 (1.00%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.00%) VMware