The median contractor rate for a Analyst was £405 per day in advertised job vacancies in Northampton during the 3 months to 27 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Analyst
Northamptonshire / Northampton
Rank 2 4 3
Rank change year-on-year +2 -1  
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 69 45 65
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northampton 26.64% 20.27% 19.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 27.94% 20.64% 21.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 33 40
Median daily rate £405 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.25% -5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £266 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £550 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 12
Median hourly rate £11.17 - £12.09
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.38 - £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.59 - £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year -3.33% +3.44%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Northampton. 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
Northampton
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 247 218 307
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northampton 95.37% 98.20% 93.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 162 181
Median daily rate £403 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.62% -5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 2 16
Median hourly rate £11.17 £35.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -68.08% +159.25%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.15 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 £35.00 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Northampton

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analyst in Northampton

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Northampton over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analyst in Northampton

Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analyst in Northampton

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 27 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 Northampton region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 64 (43.84%) Finance
2 35 (23.97%) Banking
3 31 (21.23%) Business Analysis
4 27 (18.49%) Stakeholder Management
5 26 (17.81%) Windows
6 24 (16.44%) Microsoft
7 23 (15.75%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (14.38%) Test Scripting
9 19 (13.01%) Unix
9 19 (13.01%) MS Office
10 18 (12.33%) Oracle
11 17 (11.64%) Performance Testing
12 15 (10.27%) Migration
13 13 (8.90%) Performance Monitoring
14 12 (8.22%) User Acceptance Testing
15 11 (7.53%) SQL
15 11 (7.53%) ITIL
15 11 (7.53%) Active Directory
16 10 (6.85%) IBM
16 10 (6.85%) Java
16 10 (6.85%) MS Excel
16 10 (6.85%) Tivoli
16 10 (6.85%) Tivoli Monitoring
17 9 (6.16%) ITIL Certification
17 9 (6.16%) Test Strategy
18 8 (5.48%) Windows 7
18 8 (5.48%) Data Migration
18 8 (5.48%) ISEB
18 8 (5.48%) PRINCE2
18 8 (5.48%) Test Planning

Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton 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 2 (1.37%) SAS
2 1 (0.68%) CMS
2 1 (0.68%) Confluence
2 1 (0.68%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 19 (13.01%) MS Office
2 10 (6.85%) MS Excel
3 5 (3.42%) MS Visio
3 5 (3.42%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.05%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.37%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.37%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.68%) Infor M3
3 1 (0.68%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.05%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.11%) SAN
2 2 (1.37%) Firewall
2 2 (1.37%) Internet
2 2 (1.37%) LAN
3 1 (0.68%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (0.68%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (0.68%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (0.68%) DHCP
3 1 (0.68%) DNS
3 1 (0.68%) HTTP
3 1 (0.68%) NX-OS
3 1 (0.68%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.68%) WAN
3 1 (0.68%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.79%) Oracle Database
1 7 (4.79%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.37%) DB2
2 2 (1.37%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.68%) MySQL
3 1 (0.68%) PowerCenter
3 1 (0.68%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (2.05%) Selenium
2 2 (1.37%) HP UFT
2 2 (1.37%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.68%) ERwin
3 1 (0.68%) JIRA
3 1 (0.68%) LoadUI
3 1 (0.68%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.68%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 64 (43.84%) Finance
2 35 (23.97%) Banking
3 6 (4.11%) Retail
4 3 (2.05%) Corporate Banking
4 3 (2.05%) Financial Institution
4 3 (2.05%) Legal
4 3 (2.05%) Retail Banking
5 2 (1.37%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.74%) SOAP
1 4 (2.74%) XML
2 3 (2.05%) JSON
2 3 (2.05%) REST
3 1 (0.68%) .NET
3 1 (0.68%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.68%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.48%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.42%) Credit Risk
3 4 (2.74%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.37%) Data Structures
4 2 (1.37%) PMI
5 1 (0.68%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (0.68%) iPad
5 1 (0.68%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.68%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (0.68%) Online Banking
5 1 (0.68%) Taxonomies
5 1 (0.68%) User Experience
5 1 (0.68%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 26 (17.81%) Windows
2 19 (13.01%) Unix
3 8 (5.48%) Windows 7
3 8 (5.48%) Windows Server
4 7 (4.79%) Linux
4 7 (4.79%) Windows XP
5 4 (2.74%) Windows 10
5 4 (2.74%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (2.74%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.05%) Data ONTAP
6 3 (2.05%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.68%) AIX
7 1 (0.68%) HPUX
7 1 (0.68%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (21.23%) Business Analysis
2 27 (18.49%) Stakeholder Management
3 23 (15.75%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (14.38%) Test Scripting
5 17 (11.64%) Performance Testing
6 15 (10.27%) Migration
7 13 (8.90%) Performance Monitoring
8 12 (8.22%) User Acceptance Testing
9 11 (7.53%) ITIL
10 9 (6.16%) Test Strategy
11 8 (5.48%) Data Migration
11 8 (5.48%) PRINCE2
11 8 (5.48%) Test Planning
12 7 (4.79%) Performance Engineering
13 6 (4.11%) GAP Analysis
13 6 (4.11%) Project Management
13 6 (4.11%) Target Operating Model
13 6 (4.11%) Volume Testing
14 5 (3.42%) ITSM
14 5 (3.42%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (7.53%) SQL
2 10 (6.85%) Java
3 2 (1.37%) COBOL
3 2 (1.37%) JCL
3 2 (1.37%) VBA
4 1 (0.68%) C#
4 1 (0.68%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (6.16%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (5.48%) ISEB
3 7 (4.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (2.74%) Degree
4 4 (2.74%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.37%) CCNA
5 2 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.37%) MCSE
5 2 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.37%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.68%) ACCA
6 1 (0.68%) CCNP
6 1 (0.68%) MCSA
6 1 (0.68%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.68%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.42%) Data Quality
1 5 (3.42%) IFRS
2 2 (1.37%) IAS 39
2 2 (1.37%) IFRS 9
3 1 (0.68%) FATCA
3 1 (0.68%) PMO
3 1 (0.68%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (7.53%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.05%) Hyper-V
2 3 (2.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.05%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (6.85%) Tivoli
1 10 (6.85%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 7 (4.79%) Ganglia
2 7 (4.79%) nmon
3 4 (2.74%) SCCM
4 3 (2.05%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.68%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 24 (16.44%) Microsoft
2 18 (12.33%) Oracle
3 10 (6.85%) IBM
4 7 (4.79%) AppDynamics
4 7 (4.79%) Citrix
5 5 (3.42%) VMware
6 3 (2.05%) NetApp
6 3 (2.05%) SAP
7 2 (1.37%) Cisco
7 2 (1.37%) HP
7 2 (1.37%) JD Edwards
7 2 (1.37%) WSO2
8 1 (0.68%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.68%) Infor
8 1 (0.68%) Informatica
8 1 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.68%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.68%) SolarWinds
8 1 (0.68%) Talend
8 1 (0.68%) Teradata
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