Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Analyst was £378 per day in advertised job vacancies in Northampton during the 6 months to 19 November 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
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 2 2
Rank change year-on-year -2 0 0
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 84 142 138
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northampton 17.95% 24.07% 26.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.00% 25.22% 27.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 119 101
Northampton median daily rate £378 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.67% -11.76% -
10th Percentile £167 £190 £275
90th Percentile £488 £513 £525
Northamptonshire median daily rate £375 £350 £413
% change year-on-year +7.14% -15.15% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 19
Northampton median hourly rate £11.17 £11.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.55% +4.76% -22.22%
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £11.17 £10.79 £11.00
% change year-on-year +3.50% -1.89% -18.52%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northampton. 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
Northampton
Contract vacancies in Northampton with a recognized job title 442 563 504
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.44% 95.42% 97.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 425 348
Northampton median daily rate £375 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% -2.94% +3.03%
10th Percentile £200 £281 £249
90th Percentile £538 £575 £566
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £420 £425
% change year-on-year -4.76% -1.18% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 18 27
Northampton median hourly rate £11.17 £11.17 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +1.55% -24.14%
10th Percentile £10.29 £8.85 £10.00
90th Percentile £13.00 £19.40 £18.52
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £11.17 £11.38 £12.00
% change year-on-year -1.80% -5.21% -14.29%

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

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

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 6 months to 19 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst in Northampton.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analyst in Northampton

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 27 (32.14%) Finance
2 16 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (14.29%) Banking
4 12 (14.29%) ITIL
4 12 (14.29%) ISEB
5 11 (13.10%) Business Analysis
6 10 (11.90%) PRINCE2
7 9 (10.71%) Migration
8 8 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
8 8 (9.52%) Microsoft
8 8 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (8.33%) Use Case
10 6 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (7.14%) SQL
10 6 (7.14%) Windows
10 6 (7.14%) Project Management
10 6 (7.14%) Scrum
11 5 (5.95%) Retail
11 5 (5.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 5 (5.95%) Service Management
11 5 (5.95%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (5.95%) ERP
11 5 (5.95%) Acceptance Criteria
11 5 (5.95%) Waterfall
11 5 (5.95%) Process Improvement
12 4 (4.76%) User Stories
12 4 (4.76%) Cybersecurity
12 4 (4.76%) Data Protection
12 4 (4.76%) Conflict Management

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 (2.38%) CMS
1 2 (2.38%) Confluence
1 2 (2.38%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.19%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (2.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.38%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (2.38%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.19%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.19%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (1.19%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.57%) SaaS
2 2 (2.38%) Dropbox
3 1 (1.19%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.57%) Unified Communications
2 2 (2.38%) Internet
2 2 (2.38%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.19%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.19%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.19%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Cucumber
1 1 (1.19%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.19%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.19%) Protractor
1 1 (1.19%) Selenium
1 1 (1.19%) SoapUI
1 1 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 27 (32.14%) Finance
2 12 (14.29%) Banking
3 5 (5.95%) Retail
4 3 (3.57%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.38%) Legal
5 2 (2.38%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.38%) Marketing
6 1 (1.19%) Automotive
6 1 (1.19%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.57%) SOAP
2 2 (2.38%) JSON
2 2 (2.38%) PRADO
2 2 (2.38%) REST
2 2 (2.38%) XML
3 1 (1.19%) .NET
3 1 (1.19%) EDI
3 1 (1.19%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.57%) User Experience
3 2 (2.38%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.38%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.19%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.19%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.19%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.19%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.19%) NHS
4 1 (1.19%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.14%) Windows
2 1 (1.19%) Data ONTAP
2 1 (1.19%) Linux
2 1 (1.19%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (14.29%) ITIL
4 11 (13.10%) Business Analysis
5 10 (11.90%) PRINCE2
6 9 (10.71%) Migration
7 8 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (8.33%) Use Case
9 6 (7.14%) Project Management
9 6 (7.14%) Scrum
10 5 (5.95%) Acceptance Criteria
10 5 (5.95%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (5.95%) ERP
10 5 (5.95%) Process Improvement
10 5 (5.95%) Service Management
10 5 (5.95%) Waterfall
11 4 (4.76%) Conflict Management
11 4 (4.76%) Data Protection
11 4 (4.76%) Feasibility Study
11 4 (4.76%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.14%) SQL
2 2 (2.38%) C
3 1 (1.19%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (14.29%) ISEB
2 5 (5.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (4.76%) Degree
4 3 (3.57%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (3.57%) ISTQB
4 3 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.38%) CCA
6 1 (1.19%) IIBA
6 1 (1.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.76%) PMO
2 2 (2.38%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.38%) QA
3 1 (1.19%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.19%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.19%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.19%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 8 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.57%) Pega
2 3 (3.57%) Remedy
2 3 (3.57%) ServiceNow
2 3 (3.57%) Workday
3 2 (2.38%) Oracle
4 1 (1.19%) Cisco
4 1 (1.19%) Citrix
4 1 (1.19%) Cognos
4 1 (1.19%) Google
4 1 (1.19%) Hitwise
4 1 (1.19%) hybris
4 1 (1.19%) NetApp
4 1 (1.19%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.19%) SAP
4 1 (1.19%) VMware