The median contractor rate for a Analyst was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Northamptonshire during the 3 months to 22 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Analyst
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
Rank 1 2 2
Rank change year-on-year +1 0  
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 104 74 125
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 27.59% 20.27% 25.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 28.73% 20.56% 27.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 56 80
Median daily rate £425 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £506 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 16
Median hourly rate £11.17 - £11.84
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 £14.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year -6.66% +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 Northamptonshire. 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
Northamptonshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 362 360 463
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 96.02% 98.63% 95.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 273 278
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 £220 £250 £290
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 13 3 24
Median hourly rate £12.00 £35.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -65.71% +159.25%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £9.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.70 £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 Northamptonshire

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

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 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analyst in Northamptonshire

Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 22 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
Northampton +2 69 £425 +6.25% 12
Kettering - 1 - - 1
Analyst
East Midlands

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 Northamptonshire region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 86 (38.91%) Finance
2 45 (20.36%) Banking
3 44 (19.91%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (19.91%) Stakeholder Management
4 41 (18.55%) Oracle
5 39 (17.65%) Business Analysis
6 34 (15.38%) Migration
7 29 (13.12%) Windows
8 27 (12.22%) Microsoft
9 26 (11.76%) SQL
10 24 (10.86%) Java
11 23 (10.41%) Test Scripting
12 22 (9.95%) Unix
13 21 (9.50%) Data Cleansing
14 20 (9.05%) MS Office
15 18 (8.14%) Performance Testing
16 16 (7.24%) Retail
16 16 (7.24%) ITIL
17 15 (6.79%) E-Commerce
17 15 (6.79%) ETL
17 15 (6.79%) Data Migration
17 15 (6.79%) User Acceptance Testing
18 14 (6.33%) MS PowerPoint
18 14 (6.33%) Scrum
18 14 (6.33%) Performance Monitoring
19 13 (5.88%) MS Excel
19 13 (5.88%) Selenium
20 12 (5.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 12 (5.43%) ISEB
20 12 (5.43%) ITIL Certification

Analyst Skill Set
Top Related 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 (0.90%) CMS
1 2 (0.90%) MS Exchange
1 2 (0.90%) SAS
2 1 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (0.45%) Confluence
2 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.45%) WebSphere
Applications
1 20 (9.05%) MS Office
2 14 (6.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 13 (5.88%) MS Excel
4 5 (2.26%) MS Visio
4 5 (2.26%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (4.07%) Oracle EBS
1 9 (4.07%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (1.36%) Oracle Payroll
3 2 (0.90%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.45%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.45%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.45%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.45%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.36%) IBM Blueworks
2 1 (0.45%) IaaS
2 1 (0.45%) PaaS
2 1 (0.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.62%) SAN
2 5 (2.26%) Firewall
3 4 (1.81%) LAN
4 2 (0.90%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (0.90%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (0.90%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (0.90%) NX-OS
4 2 (0.90%) WAN
4 2 (0.90%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.45%) ADSL
5 1 (0.45%) DHCP
5 1 (0.45%) DNS
5 1 (0.45%) HTTP
5 1 (0.45%) Internet
5 1 (0.45%) MPLS
5 1 (0.45%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.45%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.45%) VLAN
5 1 (0.45%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (5.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (3.62%) SQL Server
3 7 (3.17%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.36%) DB2
5 2 (0.90%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.45%) MySQL
6 1 (0.45%) PowerCenter
6 1 (0.45%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (5.88%) Selenium
2 10 (4.52%) Cucumber
3 3 (1.36%) HP UFT
4 2 (0.90%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.45%) ERwin
5 1 (0.45%) JIRA
5 1 (0.45%) LoadUI
5 1 (0.45%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.45%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (0.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 86 (38.91%) Finance
2 45 (20.36%) Banking
3 16 (7.24%) Retail
4 4 (1.81%) Legal
4 4 (1.81%) Retail Banking
5 3 (1.36%) Corporate Banking
5 3 (1.36%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.90%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.71%) XML
2 5 (2.26%) SOAP
3 4 (1.81%) JSON
3 4 (1.81%) REST
4 1 (0.45%) .NET
4 1 (0.45%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (4.98%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (2.26%) Credit Risk
2 5 (2.26%) Mainframe
3 2 (0.90%) Data Structures
3 2 (0.90%) iPad
3 2 (0.90%) PMI
4 1 (0.45%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (0.45%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (0.45%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.45%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.45%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (0.45%) Online Banking
4 1 (0.45%) Smart Meter
4 1 (0.45%) Taxonomies
4 1 (0.45%) User Experience
4 1 (0.45%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 29 (13.12%) Windows
2 22 (9.95%) Unix
3 9 (4.07%) Windows Server
4 8 (3.62%) Linux
4 8 (3.62%) Windows XP
5 7 (3.17%) Windows 7
6 5 (2.26%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (1.81%) Windows 10
7 4 (1.81%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (1.36%) AIX
8 3 (1.36%) Data ONTAP
8 3 (1.36%) Windows Vista
9 2 (0.90%) HPUX
10 1 (0.45%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.45%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (19.91%) Agile Software Development
1 44 (19.91%) Stakeholder Management
2 39 (17.65%) Business Analysis
3 34 (15.38%) Migration
4 23 (10.41%) Test Scripting
5 21 (9.50%) Data Cleansing
6 18 (8.14%) Performance Testing
7 16 (7.24%) ITIL
8 15 (6.79%) Data Migration
8 15 (6.79%) E-Commerce
8 15 (6.79%) ETL
8 15 (6.79%) User Acceptance Testing
9 14 (6.33%) Performance Monitoring
9 14 (6.33%) Scrum
10 11 (4.98%) Mentoring
10 11 (4.98%) Target Operating Model
11 10 (4.52%) BDD
11 10 (4.52%) Data Reconciliation
11 10 (4.52%) Test Strategy
12 9 (4.07%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 26 (11.76%) SQL
2 24 (10.86%) Java
3 3 (1.36%) COBOL
3 3 (1.36%) JCL
4 2 (0.90%) VBA
5 1 (0.45%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (5.43%) ISEB
1 12 (5.43%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (3.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 6 (2.71%) ISTQB
4 4 (1.81%) Degree
5 3 (1.36%) CCNA
5 3 (1.36%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.90%) MCSE
6 2 (0.90%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.90%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.45%) ACCA
7 1 (0.45%) CCNP
7 1 (0.45%) MCSA
7 1 (0.45%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.17%) IFRS
2 6 (2.71%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.81%) IFRS 9
3 4 (1.81%) SLA
4 2 (0.90%) IAS 39
5 1 (0.45%) FATCA
5 1 (0.45%) PMO
5 1 (0.45%) SDET
System Software
1 11 (4.98%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.81%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.36%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (4.98%) Tivoli
1 11 (4.98%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 7 (3.17%) Ganglia
2 7 (3.17%) nmon
3 5 (2.26%) SCCM
4 3 (1.36%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.90%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (0.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 41 (18.55%) Oracle
2 27 (12.22%) Microsoft
3 11 (4.98%) IBM
4 7 (3.17%) AppDynamics
4 7 (3.17%) Citrix
5 5 (2.26%) SAP
5 5 (2.26%) VMware
6 4 (1.81%) WSO2
7 3 (1.36%) Cisco
7 3 (1.36%) NetApp
8 2 (0.90%) HP
8 2 (0.90%) JD Edwards
8 2 (0.90%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.90%) SolarWinds
9 1 (0.45%) hybris
9 1 (0.45%) Informatica
9 1 (0.45%) Juniper
9 1 (0.45%) Nimble Storage
9 1 (0.45%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.45%) Talend
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