Period
to 18 August 2018

The median contractor rate for an Analyst was £365 per day in advertised job vacancies in Newcastle upon Tyne during the 6 months to 18 August 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
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 36 35
Rank change year-on-year +12 -1 -32
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 82 58 160
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 8.76% 6.82% 7.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.17% 7.16% 8.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 38 120
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £365 £345 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.80% +11.29% -11.43%
10th Percentile £136 £213 £180
90th Percentile £528 £450 £464
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £350 £350 £309
% change year-on-year - +13.36% -8.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 4
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £8.34 £9.65 £14.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.58% -34.23% +12.81%
10th Percentile £8.17 £9.08 £9.67
90th Percentile £8.50 £10.48 £19.30
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £8.34 £9.65 £14.60
% change year-on-year -13.58% -33.94% +19.18%

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 894 810 1,899
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.51% 95.29% 89.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 634 561 1,272
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £381 £375 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.70% +16.28% -18.35%
10th Percentile £230 £249 £220
90th Percentile £588 £550 £500
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £380 £375 £325
% change year-on-year +1.33% +15.38% -15.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 51 98
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £22.00 £28.50 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.81% +1.79% +86.67%
10th Percentile £9.22 £10.15 £11.82
90th Percentile £41.13 £46.66 £35.08
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £22.00 £26.25 £27.00
% change year-on-year -16.19% -2.78% +92.86%

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 18 August 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 18 August 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 23 (28.05%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (24.39%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (20.73%) Finance
4 16 (19.51%) Statistics
5 15 (18.29%) Windows
6 13 (15.85%) Business Analysis
7 12 (14.63%) User Stories
7 12 (14.63%) ITIL
8 11 (13.41%) Management Information System
9 10 (12.20%) Migration
9 10 (12.20%) Service Management
9 10 (12.20%) Banking
9 10 (12.20%) SQL
9 10 (12.20%) Microsoft
10 9 (10.98%) Scrum
10 9 (10.98%) Degree
10 9 (10.98%) Security Cleared
11 8 (9.76%) SC Cleared
11 8 (9.76%) Computer Science
11 8 (9.76%) Analytics
11 8 (9.76%) SAS
11 8 (9.76%) Microsoft Office
11 8 (9.76%) User Experience
11 8 (9.76%) Problem-Solving
12 7 (8.54%) Windows Server
12 7 (8.54%) Unix
12 7 (8.54%) Change Management
12 7 (8.54%) BDD
12 7 (8.54%) Mathematics
13 6 (7.32%) Axway

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 (9.76%) SAS
2 6 (7.32%) WebLogic
2 6 (7.32%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.44%) Confluence
3 2 (2.44%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.22%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 8 (9.76%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (7.32%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (6.10%) MS Visio
3 5 (6.10%) SPSS
4 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (2.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Cerner Millennium
1 1 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.66%) IaaS
1 3 (3.66%) PaaS
1 3 (3.66%) SaaS
2 2 (2.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.32%) SMS
2 5 (6.10%) HTTPS
2 5 (6.10%) SSL
3 2 (2.44%) 3G
3 2 (2.44%) DHCP
3 2 (2.44%) DNS
3 2 (2.44%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.22%) Firewall
4 1 (1.22%) FTP
4 1 (1.22%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.88%) Big Data
2 3 (3.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.22%) Electronic Patient Records
4 1 (1.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (6.10%) JIRA
2 3 (3.66%) PVCS
3 2 (2.44%) Cucumber
3 2 (2.44%) Selenium
4 1 (1.22%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.22%) JMeter
4 1 (1.22%) JUnit
4 1 (1.22%) Maven
4 1 (1.22%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.22%) WebDriver
General
1 17 (20.73%) Finance
2 10 (12.20%) Banking
3 5 (6.10%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.22%) Electronics
4 1 (1.22%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.22%) Marketing
4 1 (1.22%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.22%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.32%) XML
2 4 (4.88%) Web Services
3 1 (1.22%) .NET
3 1 (1.22%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.22%) CSS
3 1 (1.22%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 20 (24.39%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (13.41%) Management Information System
3 8 (9.76%) Computer Science
3 8 (9.76%) User Experience
4 5 (6.10%) Credit Risk
5 3 (3.66%) Smartphone
6 2 (2.44%) Fat Client
6 2 (2.44%) NHS
6 2 (2.44%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.22%) e-Health
7 1 (1.22%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.22%) iPhone
7 1 (1.22%) LIMS
7 1 (1.22%) PACS
7 1 (1.22%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 15 (18.29%) Windows
2 7 (8.54%) Unix
2 7 (8.54%) Windows Server
3 6 (7.32%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (6.10%) MVS
4 5 (6.10%) VME
5 4 (4.88%) AIX
6 3 (3.66%) VMS
6 3 (3.66%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.44%) Android
7 2 (2.44%) Apple iOS
7 2 (2.44%) Mac OS X
7 2 (2.44%) Windows 10
7 2 (2.44%) Windows 8
7 2 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.22%) Mac OS
8 1 (1.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (28.05%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (19.51%) Statistics
3 13 (15.85%) Business Analysis
4 12 (14.63%) ITIL
4 12 (14.63%) User Stories
5 10 (12.20%) Migration
5 10 (12.20%) Service Management
6 9 (10.98%) Scrum
7 8 (9.76%) Analytics
7 8 (9.76%) Problem-Solving
8 7 (8.54%) BDD
8 7 (8.54%) Change Management
8 7 (8.54%) Mathematics
9 6 (7.32%) Incident Management
9 6 (7.32%) Open Source
9 6 (7.32%) Project Management
9 6 (7.32%) Waterfall
10 5 (6.10%) Continuous Delivery
10 5 (6.10%) Physics
10 5 (6.10%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (12.20%) SQL
2 5 (6.10%) Python
2 5 (6.10%) R
3 2 (2.44%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.22%) C#
4 1 (1.22%) Java
4 1 (1.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (10.98%) Degree
1 9 (10.98%) Security Cleared
2 8 (9.76%) SC Cleared
3 6 (7.32%) Master's Degree
4 3 (3.66%) ISEB
5 2 (2.44%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (2.44%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (2.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.22%) CCNA
6 1 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.22%) CISSP
6 1 (1.22%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (1.22%) DBS Check
6 1 (1.22%) GCED
6 1 (1.22%) GCIA
6 1 (1.22%) GIAC
6 1 (1.22%) HNC
6 1 (1.22%) MCP
6 1 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.10%) IFRS
1 5 (6.10%) IFRS 9
2 3 (3.66%) SLA
3 2 (2.44%) QA
4 1 (1.22%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.22%) HL7
4 1 (1.22%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (6.10%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.44%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.44%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (6.10%) Puppet
2 2 (2.44%) SCCM
3 1 (1.22%) Nessus
3 1 (1.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 10 (12.20%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.32%) Axway
2 6 (7.32%) ServiceNow
3 5 (6.10%) Fujitsu
3 5 (6.10%) IBM
4 4 (4.88%) Cisco
5 3 (3.66%) Google
6 2 (2.44%) Avaya
6 2 (2.44%) Capita
6 2 (2.44%) Cerner
6 2 (2.44%) Citrix
6 2 (2.44%) Dell
6 2 (2.44%) HP
6 2 (2.44%) Ivanti
6 2 (2.44%) Remedy
6 2 (2.44%) ThinPrint
6 2 (2.44%) VMware
7 1 (1.22%) Apple
7 1 (1.22%) Samsung
7 1 (1.22%) SAP