Period
to 21 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Analyst was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Northamptonshire during the 6 months to 21 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
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 3 2
Rank change year-on-year -1 -1 0
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 115 211 199
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 16.55% 22.89% 25.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.67% 23.73% 26.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 171 138
Northamptonshire median daily rate £375 £350 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -15.15% -2.94%
10th Percentile £200 £200 £263
90th Percentile £488 £488 £523
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 23
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £11.17 £10.79 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.50% -1.89% -12.00%
East Midlands median hourly rate £11.18 £10.94 £12.50
% change year-on-year +2.17% -12.50% +10.30%

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 651 889 746
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.67% 96.42% 96.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 403 647 503
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £420 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% -1.18% +3.03%
10th Percentile £201 £263 £250
90th Percentile £538 £575 £574
East Midlands median daily rate £392 £392 £375
% change year-on-year - +4.53% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 26 36
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £11.17 £11.38 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.80% -5.21% -12.73%
10th Percentile £10.29 £9.63 £10.00
90th Percentile £15.25 £32.19 £18.52
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.50 £13.55 £13.00
% change year-on-year +7.03% +4.21% -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 21 November 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 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 21 November 2017. 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 -2 85 £375 - 8
Wellingborough - 1 £335 -
Corby - 1 £325 -
Daventry - 1 - -
Analyst
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 21 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 Northamptonshire region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 35 (30.43%) Finance
2 17 (14.78%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (13.91%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (13.91%) ITIL
4 15 (13.04%) Migration
4 15 (13.04%) Banking
5 13 (11.30%) Microsoft
6 12 (10.43%) ISEB
7 11 (9.57%) PRINCE2
7 11 (9.57%) SQL
7 11 (9.57%) Microsoft Office
7 11 (9.57%) Business Analysis
7 11 (9.57%) User Acceptance Testing
8 10 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (7.83%) Use Case
9 9 (7.83%) Windows
9 9 (7.83%) ERP
9 9 (7.83%) ETL
10 8 (6.96%) Project Management
11 7 (6.09%) Oracle
11 7 (6.09%) SQL Server
11 7 (6.09%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (6.09%) Data Migration
11 7 (6.09%) Data Quality
12 6 (5.22%) Waterfall
12 6 (5.22%) Data Structures
12 6 (5.22%) Data Protection
12 6 (5.22%) Software Testing
12 6 (5.22%) Oracle EBS
12 6 (5.22%) Scrum

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 4 (3.48%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.74%) CMS
2 2 (1.74%) Confluence
3 1 (0.87%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (9.57%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.61%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.87%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (5.22%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (3.48%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (1.74%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.87%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.87%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.87%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.87%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 1 (0.87%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (0.87%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.87%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.87%) SAP Hybris
4 1 (0.87%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.61%) SaaS
2 2 (1.74%) Dropbox
3 1 (0.87%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.87%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
3 1 (0.87%) Salesforce Service Cloud
3 1 (0.87%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.35%) Unified Communications
2 2 (1.74%) Internet
2 2 (1.74%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.87%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.09%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.48%) Data Mining
3 3 (2.61%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.74%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (1.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.87%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.87%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (2.61%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.87%) Cucumber
2 1 (0.87%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.87%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.87%) JIRA
2 1 (0.87%) Protractor
2 1 (0.87%) Selenium
2 1 (0.87%) SoapUI
2 1 (0.87%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.87%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 35 (30.43%) Finance
2 15 (13.04%) Banking
3 6 (5.22%) Retail
4 4 (3.48%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.74%) Legal
5 2 (1.74%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.74%) Marketing
6 1 (0.87%) Automotive
6 1 (0.87%) Billing
6 1 (0.87%) Games
6 1 (0.87%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.48%) SOAP
2 3 (2.61%) JSON
2 3 (2.61%) REST
2 3 (2.61%) XML
3 2 (1.74%) PRADO
4 1 (0.87%) .NET
4 1 (0.87%) EDI
4 1 (0.87%) Mason
4 1 (0.87%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.22%) Data Structures
3 3 (2.61%) User Experience
4 2 (1.74%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.74%) Driving Licence
4 2 (1.74%) Taxonomies
5 1 (0.87%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.87%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.87%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.87%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.87%) EMC VNX
5 1 (0.87%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.87%) NHS
5 1 (0.87%) PDA
5 1 (0.87%) Smartphone
5 1 (0.87%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.87%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.83%) Windows
2 1 (0.87%) Data ONTAP
2 1 (0.87%) Linux
2 1 (0.87%) Windows 10
2 1 (0.87%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (14.78%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (13.91%) ITIL
2 16 (13.91%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (13.04%) Migration
4 11 (9.57%) Business Analysis
4 11 (9.57%) PRINCE2
4 11 (9.57%) User Acceptance Testing
5 9 (7.83%) ERP
5 9 (7.83%) ETL
5 9 (7.83%) Use Case
6 8 (6.96%) Project Management
7 7 (6.09%) Data Migration
7 7 (6.09%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (5.22%) Data Modelling
8 6 (5.22%) Data Protection
8 6 (5.22%) Scrum
8 6 (5.22%) Software Testing
8 6 (5.22%) Waterfall
9 5 (4.35%) Asset Management
9 5 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 11 (9.57%) SQL
2 2 (1.74%) C
2 2 (1.74%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (10.43%) ISEB
2 5 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (3.48%) CCA
3 4 (3.48%) Degree
4 3 (2.61%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (2.61%) ISTQB
4 3 (2.61%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.87%) ACCA
5 1 (0.87%) CFA
5 1 (0.87%) CIMA
5 1 (0.87%) IIBA
5 1 (0.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.87%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.87%) PMP
5 1 (0.87%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.87%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.09%) Data Quality
2 6 (5.22%) PMO
3 4 (3.48%) QA
4 1 (0.87%) GDPR
4 1 (0.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.87%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.87%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.87%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.87%) vCloud
1 1 (0.87%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.87%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.87%) NetBackup
1 1 (0.87%) SCCM
1 1 (0.87%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 13 (11.30%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.09%) Oracle
3 3 (2.61%) Pega
3 3 (2.61%) Remedy
3 3 (2.61%) ServiceNow
3 3 (2.61%) Workday
4 2 (1.74%) Cisco
4 2 (1.74%) Cognos
4 2 (1.74%) Hyperion
4 2 (1.74%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (1.74%) SAP
4 2 (1.74%) VMware
5 1 (0.87%) Citrix
5 1 (0.87%) EMC
5 1 (0.87%) Google
5 1 (0.87%) Hitwise
5 1 (0.87%) hybris
5 1 (0.87%) Infor
5 1 (0.87%) NetApp
5 1 (0.87%) WSO2