The median contractor rate for a Analyst was £354 per day in advertised job vacancies in the North East during the 3 months to 28 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
England / North East
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 7 2
Rank change year-on-year -20 -5  
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 63 122 122
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 8.70% 13.97% 18.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.14% 14.65% 19.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 79 61
Median daily rate £354 £330 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.27% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £208 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £440 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 14
Median hourly rate £10.50 £13.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.23% +18.18%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £14.80 £14.50
% change year-on-year -2.02% +2.06%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the North East. 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
North East
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 689 833 618
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 95.17% 95.42% 94.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 461 558 341
Median daily rate £358 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £530 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 18 35
Median hourly rate £13.13 £15.25 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.93% +17.30%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.79 £11.83 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.50 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.63 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.82% +15.44%  

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East that featured Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in the North East

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analyst in the North East

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in the North East over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analyst in the North East

Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analyst in the North East

Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the North East region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -25 49 £351 +7.02% 11
Durham -5 9 £286 -4.58% 5
Analyst
England

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 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 North East region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 37 (26.43%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (22.86%) Windows
2 32 (22.86%) Microsoft
3 30 (21.43%) ITIL
4 23 (16.43%) Service Management
5 19 (13.57%) MS Excel
6 18 (12.86%) Analytical Skills
7 17 (12.14%) Open Source
7 17 (12.14%) Data Management
7 17 (12.14%) Security Cleared
7 17 (12.14%) Unix
8 16 (11.43%) Linux
8 16 (11.43%) MS Office
8 16 (11.43%) Change Management
8 16 (11.43%) Data Analysis
9 15 (10.71%) WebSphere
9 15 (10.71%) Finance
9 15 (10.71%) Migration
9 15 (10.71%) AIX
9 15 (10.71%) SaaS
9 15 (10.71%) PaaS
9 15 (10.71%) Continuous Improvement
9 15 (10.71%) IaaS
10 14 (10.00%) Windows 2000
10 14 (10.00%) Windows XP
11 13 (9.29%) Business Analysis
12 12 (8.57%) ITSM
12 12 (8.57%) Project Management
12 12 (8.57%) Scrum
12 12 (8.57%) DevOps

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 15 (10.71%) WebSphere
2 5 (3.57%) FileNet
2 5 (3.57%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.86%) SAS
3 4 (2.86%) WebLogic
4 3 (2.14%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (2.14%) MS Exchange
4 3 (2.14%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.43%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.43%) Documentum
5 2 (1.43%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.43%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.71%) Confluence
6 1 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 19 (13.57%) MS Excel
2 16 (11.43%) MS Office
3 11 (7.86%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.14%) MS Project
4 3 (2.14%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.71%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.43%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.71%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
2 1 (0.71%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (10.71%) IaaS
1 15 (10.71%) PaaS
1 15 (10.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.43%) PuTTY
1 2 (1.43%) WinSCP
2 1 (0.71%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.14%) Big Data
3 2 (1.43%) Adabas
3 2 (1.43%) Base SAS
3 2 (1.43%) EDRMS
4 1 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.71%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (3.57%) Selenium
2 2 (1.43%) Cucumber
2 2 (1.43%) HP UFT
2 2 (1.43%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.43%) JIRA
2 2 (1.43%) JMeter
2 2 (1.43%) LoadRunner
2 2 (1.43%) WebDriver
3 1 (0.71%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.71%) JUnit
3 1 (0.71%) RSpec
3 1 (0.71%) SoapUI
General
1 15 (10.71%) Finance
2 6 (4.29%) Banking
2 6 (4.29%) Legal
2 6 (4.29%) Manufacturing
2 6 (4.29%) Retail
3 4 (2.86%) Retail Banking
4 3 (2.14%) Marketing
4 3 (2.14%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.43%) Law
6 1 (0.71%) Billing
6 1 (0.71%) Electronics
6 1 (0.71%) Games
6 1 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.71%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.43%) EDI
1 2 (1.43%) Gherkin
1 2 (1.43%) HTML
1 2 (1.43%) XML
2 1 (0.71%) .NET
2 1 (0.71%) RESTful
2 1 (0.71%) Velocity
2 1 (0.71%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.86%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.71%) User Experience
3 7 (5.00%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.57%) Tandem
5 3 (2.14%) AS400
6 2 (1.43%) Credit Risk
6 2 (1.43%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.43%) iSeries
6 2 (1.43%) IVR
6 2 (1.43%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.43%) Social Media
7 1 (0.71%) CMDB
7 1 (0.71%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.71%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.71%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 32 (22.86%) Windows
2 17 (12.14%) Unix
3 16 (11.43%) Linux
4 15 (10.71%) AIX
5 14 (10.00%) Windows 2000
5 14 (10.00%) Windows XP
6 4 (2.86%) Windows 7
7 3 (2.14%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (2.14%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.43%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.71%) MVS
9 1 (0.71%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (26.43%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (21.43%) ITIL
3 23 (16.43%) Service Management
4 17 (12.14%) Data Management
4 17 (12.14%) Open Source
5 16 (11.43%) Change Management
5 16 (11.43%) Data Analysis
6 15 (10.71%) Continuous Improvement
6 15 (10.71%) Migration
7 13 (9.29%) Business Analysis
8 12 (8.57%) DevOps
8 12 (8.57%) ITSM
8 12 (8.57%) Project Management
8 12 (8.57%) Scrum
9 11 (7.86%) PRINCE2
9 11 (7.86%) Problem Management
9 11 (7.86%) User Stories
10 10 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (7.14%) Test Scripting
10 10 (7.14%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 9 (6.43%) Java
2 8 (5.71%) SQL
3 4 (2.86%) Python
3 4 (2.86%) Ruby
3 4 (2.86%) Scala
4 3 (2.14%) C
4 3 (2.14%) C#
5 2 (1.43%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.43%) NATURAL
5 2 (1.43%) Perl
5 2 (1.43%) RPG
5 2 (1.43%) VB
5 2 (1.43%) VBA
6 1 (0.71%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 17 (12.14%) Security Cleared
2 9 (6.43%) BPSS Clearance
2 9 (6.43%) ISTQB
3 8 (5.71%) SC Cleared
4 7 (5.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 5 (3.57%) ISEB
6 4 (2.86%) ECDL
7 2 (1.43%) BC Cleared
7 2 (1.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.71%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.71%) Degree
8 1 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.71%) MCDST
8 1 (0.71%) MCP
8 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.86%) SLA
2 10 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
3 7 (5.00%) Data Quality
4 4 (2.86%) QA
5 3 (2.14%) PMO
6 1 (0.71%) WCAG
System Software
1 9 (6.43%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (0.71%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (4.29%) Cisco IPCC
2 4 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.43%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (1.43%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 32 (22.86%) Microsoft
2 10 (7.14%) HP
3 6 (4.29%) Oracle
4 5 (3.57%) Cadence
5 4 (2.86%) SAP
5 4 (2.86%) ServiceNow
6 3 (2.14%) Cisco
7 2 (1.43%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (0.71%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.71%) CA
8 1 (0.71%) Capita
8 1 (0.71%) Facebook
8 1 (0.71%) Infor
8 1 (0.71%) Remedy
8 1 (0.71%) VMware
Gateshead
Washington Frank
Rate: £400 - £401 per day
Posted: 7 days ago