Period
to 19 February 2018

The median contractor rate for an Analyst was £370 per day in advertised job vacancies in Northamptonshire during the 6 months to 19 February 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
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 2 3
Rank change year-on-year -2 +1 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 115 224 130
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 18.20% 23.73% 19.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.17% 24.70% 19.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 158 94
Northamptonshire median daily rate £370 £388 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.52% +5.08% -13.24%
10th Percentile £221 £225 £275
90th Percentile £498 £475 £500
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £338 £328
% change year-on-year +11.11% +3.05% -6.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 12 11
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £10.59 £11.09 £10.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.51% +8.68% -13.56%
10th Percentile £10.29 £10.25 £8.50
90th Percentile £11.17 £12.90 £18.52
East Midlands median hourly rate £11.25 £11.73 £12.13
% change year-on-year -4.05% -3.30% +8.55%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire. 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
Northamptonshire
Contract vacancies in Northamptonshire with a recognized job title 600 907 661
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.94% 96.08% 97.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 350 610 469
Northamptonshire median daily rate £375 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% - -4.76%
10th Percentile £213 £220 £256
90th Percentile £538 £575 £563
East Midlands median daily rate £396 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 31 22
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £11.09 £12.00 £11.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.63% +2.13% -12.96%
10th Percentile £10.29 £10.25 £10.00
90th Percentile £17.69 £18.75 £17.68
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69% -3.70%

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Northamptonshire

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analyst in Northamptonshire

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analyst in Northamptonshire

Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analyst in Northamptonshire

Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 19 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -1 86 £375 -3.23% 16
Daventry - 2 - -
Kettering - 1 £425 - 1
Wellingborough - 1 £335 - 2
Corby - 1 £325 - 3
Analyst
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 Northamptonshire region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 26 (22.61%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (19.13%) Windows
2 22 (19.13%) Finance
3 19 (16.52%) Microsoft Office
4 16 (13.91%) SQL
4 16 (13.91%) Microsoft
5 13 (11.30%) Migration
5 13 (11.30%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (9.57%) Banking
6 11 (9.57%) Data Modelling
6 11 (9.57%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (8.70%) Use Case
7 10 (8.70%) ERP
7 10 (8.70%) ITIL
8 9 (7.83%) SQL Server
8 9 (7.83%) Retail
8 9 (7.83%) Pega
9 8 (6.96%) JSON
9 8 (6.96%) Waterfall
9 8 (6.96%) REST
9 8 (6.96%) ETL
10 7 (6.09%) E-Commerce
10 7 (6.09%) SOAP
11 6 (5.22%) Oracle
11 6 (5.22%) XML
11 6 (5.22%) SOA
11 6 (5.22%) ISEB
11 6 (5.22%) PDM
11 6 (5.22%) Scrum
11 6 (5.22%) Service Management

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 (1.74%) CMS
1 2 (1.74%) Confluence
1 2 (1.74%) IIS
1 2 (1.74%) SAS
1 2 (1.74%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (16.52%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.74%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.87%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.87%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (4.35%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (4.35%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.74%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.87%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.87%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.87%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 1 (0.87%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (0.87%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.87%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.87%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (0.87%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.61%) Dropbox
1 3 (2.61%) SaaS
2 1 (0.87%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.87%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.87%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.48%) Unified Communications
2 3 (2.61%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.74%) Internet
4 1 (0.87%) LAN
4 1 (0.87%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.83%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.48%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (2.61%) Data Mining
3 3 (2.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.87%) BigQuery
4 1 (0.87%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.87%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (4.35%) Cucumber
1 5 (4.35%) ProC
1 5 (4.35%) Selenium
2 3 (2.61%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.87%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.87%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.87%) JIRA
3 1 (0.87%) Protractor
3 1 (0.87%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.87%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.87%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 22 (19.13%) Finance
2 11 (9.57%) Banking
3 9 (7.83%) Retail
4 3 (2.61%) Marketing
5 2 (1.74%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.87%) Games
6 1 (0.87%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.96%) JSON
1 8 (6.96%) REST
2 7 (6.09%) SOAP
3 6 (5.22%) XML
4 5 (4.35%) Web Services
5 4 (3.48%) Gherkin
6 2 (1.74%) PRADO
7 1 (0.87%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.57%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.22%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.48%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.61%) Data Structures
4 3 (2.61%) User Experience
5 1 (0.87%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.87%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.87%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.87%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.87%) PDA
5 1 (0.87%) Smartphone
5 1 (0.87%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 22 (19.13%) Windows
2 6 (5.22%) Windows 10
3 5 (4.35%) Linux
4 1 (0.87%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.87%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (22.61%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (11.30%) Migration
2 13 (11.30%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (9.57%) Data Modelling
4 10 (8.70%) ERP
4 10 (8.70%) ITIL
4 10 (8.70%) Use Case
5 8 (6.96%) ETL
5 8 (6.96%) Waterfall
6 7 (6.09%) E-Commerce
7 6 (5.22%) Business Analysis
7 6 (5.22%) Data Migration
7 6 (5.22%) Identity Management
7 6 (5.22%) PDM
7 6 (5.22%) Scrum
7 6 (5.22%) Service Management
7 6 (5.22%) SOA
7 6 (5.22%) Software Testing
7 6 (5.22%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (4.35%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 16 (13.91%) SQL
2 4 (3.48%) Java
3 2 (1.74%) C
3 2 (1.74%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.74%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (5.22%) ISEB
2 3 (2.61%) ISTQB
2 3 (2.61%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.74%) Degree
3 2 (1.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (1.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.87%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.87%) IIBA
4 1 (0.87%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.87%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.22%) PMO
2 5 (4.35%) Data Quality
3 4 (3.48%) QA
4 2 (1.74%) GDPR
4 2 (1.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.87%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.87%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (13.91%) Microsoft
2 9 (7.83%) Pega
3 6 (5.22%) Oracle
4 3 (2.61%) Workday
5 2 (1.74%) Cognos
5 2 (1.74%) Google
5 2 (1.74%) hybris
6 1 (0.87%) Hitwise
6 1 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.87%) SAP
6 1 (0.87%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.87%) Tableau
6 1 (0.87%) WSO2