The median contractor rate for an Analyst was £325 per day in advertised job vacancies in the North East during the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 31 1
Rank change year-on-year +20 -30  
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 50 135 176
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 8.87% 8.34% 20.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.42% 9.36% 22.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 83 113
North East median daily rate £325 £300 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% -9.09%  
10th Percentile £180 £141 £128
90th Percentile £450 £400 £460
England median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 39
North East median hourly rate £15.50 £14.60 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.16% +4.28%  
10th Percentile £9.50 £8.60 £10.00
90th Percentile £23.30 £18.55 £18.50
England median hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +3.33% -  

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 531 1443 797
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 94.15% 89.18% 94.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1035 2518 1723
North East median daily rate £350 £325 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -12.75%  
10th Percentile £208 £225 £195
90th Percentile £550 £518 £540
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 234 343
North East median hourly rate £17.24 £28.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.42% +86.66%  
10th Percentile £9.50 £11.75 £10.50
90th Percentile £39.10 £36.00 £22.25
England median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings that featured Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

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 29 June 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the North East

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in the North East over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 29 June 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 +21 21 £325 +11.11% 14
Durham -2 21 £325 - 9
Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 23 (20.72%) Finance
2 22 (19.82%) Migration
3 21 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (14.41%) Microsoft
5 14 (12.61%) Data Migration
6 12 (10.81%) Windows
6 12 (10.81%) ERP
7 11 (9.91%) ITIL
7 11 (9.91%) Business Analysis
7 11 (9.91%) ISTQB
8 10 (9.01%) Data Mapping
8 10 (9.01%) Project Management
8 10 (9.01%) ISEB
8 10 (9.01%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (9.01%) Manufacturing
9 9 (8.11%) Retail
9 9 (8.11%) Active Directory
9 9 (8.11%) SAP
9 9 (8.11%) Microsoft Office
9 9 (8.11%) SQL
9 9 (8.11%) Use Case
10 8 (7.21%) Test Scripting
11 7 (6.31%) Security Cleared
11 7 (6.31%) Test Automation
11 7 (6.31%) Non-Functional Testing
11 7 (6.31%) Oracle
11 7 (6.31%) Scrum
11 7 (6.31%) User Stories
11 7 (6.31%) Operational Acceptance Testing
11 7 (6.31%) PMO

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 6 (5.41%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.60%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (2.70%) Confluence
3 3 (2.70%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.80%) Documentum
4 2 (1.80%) Skype for Business
4 2 (1.80%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.80%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.90%) CMS
5 1 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.90%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 9 (8.11%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (3.60%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (2.70%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.80%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.70%) Maximo
2 2 (1.80%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.90%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
3 1 (0.90%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.90%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.90%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.80%) PuTTY
1 2 (1.80%) WinSCP
2 1 (0.90%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.80%) EDRMS
2 1 (0.90%) Adabas
2 1 (0.90%) Big Data
2 1 (0.90%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.90%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (4.50%) LoadRunner
2 4 (3.60%) Selenium
3 3 (2.70%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.70%) JIRA
3 3 (2.70%) WebDriver
4 2 (1.80%) Cucumber
4 2 (1.80%) JMeter
4 2 (1.80%) JUnit
4 2 (1.80%) RSpec
5 1 (0.90%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.90%) Sahi
5 1 (0.90%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.90%) Zephyr
General
1 23 (20.72%) Finance
2 10 (9.01%) Manufacturing
3 9 (8.11%) Retail
4 6 (5.41%) Legal
5 5 (4.50%) Banking
5 5 (4.50%) Retail Banking
6 3 (2.70%) Back Office
6 3 (2.70%) Marketing
7 2 (1.80%) Games
7 2 (1.80%) General Ledger
7 2 (1.80%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.80%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.90%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.80%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (0.90%) EDI
2 1 (0.90%) Gherkin
2 1 (0.90%) RESTful
2 1 (0.90%) Velocity
2 1 (0.90%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.70%) Management Information System
2 3 (2.70%) User Experience
3 2 (1.80%) AS400
3 2 (1.80%) NHS
3 2 (1.80%) Social Media
4 1 (0.90%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.90%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (0.90%) iSeries
4 1 (0.90%) IVR
4 1 (0.90%) Mainframe
4 1 (0.90%) Smart Meter
4 1 (0.90%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (0.90%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (10.81%) Windows
2 4 (3.60%) Windows 7
2 4 (3.60%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (3.60%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.90%) Unix
3 1 (0.90%) Windows 10
3 1 (0.90%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (19.82%) Migration
2 21 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (12.61%) Data Migration
4 12 (10.81%) ERP
5 11 (9.91%) Business Analysis
5 11 (9.91%) ITIL
6 10 (9.01%) Data Mapping
6 10 (9.01%) Project Management
6 10 (9.01%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (8.11%) Use Case
8 8 (7.21%) Test Scripting
9 7 (6.31%) Non-Functional Testing
9 7 (6.31%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 7 (6.31%) Scrum
9 7 (6.31%) Test Automation
9 7 (6.31%) User Stories
10 6 (5.41%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (5.41%) Process Improvement
10 6 (5.41%) Service Delivery
10 6 (5.41%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (8.11%) SQL
2 5 (4.50%) Java
2 5 (4.50%) Scala
3 3 (2.70%) Ruby
4 2 (1.80%) C#
4 2 (1.80%) Python
4 2 (1.80%) VBA
5 1 (0.90%) C
5 1 (0.90%) Groovy
5 1 (0.90%) NATURAL
5 1 (0.90%) RPG
Qualifications
1 11 (9.91%) ISTQB
2 10 (9.01%) ISEB
3 7 (6.31%) Security Cleared
4 5 (4.50%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (3.60%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 4 (3.60%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.80%) ECDL
6 2 (1.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.90%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.31%) PMO
2 4 (3.60%) Data Quality
2 4 (3.60%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (2.70%) QA
4 2 (1.80%) GMP
4 2 (1.80%) SLA
4 2 (1.80%) WCAG
5 1 (0.90%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.90%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (8.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (0.90%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (3.60%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.70%) Cisco IPCC
3 1 (0.90%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.90%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 16 (14.41%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.11%) SAP
3 7 (6.31%) Oracle
4 5 (4.50%) HP
5 2 (1.80%) Cisco
5 2 (1.80%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (0.90%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.90%) Cadence
6 1 (0.90%) Facebook
6 1 (0.90%) IBM
6 1 (0.90%) Infor
6 1 (0.90%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.90%) VMware
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