The median contractor rate for an Analyst was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Peterborough during the 3 months to 26 June 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
Cambridgeshire / Peterborough
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 2 1
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1  
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 20 23 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 21.51% 23.23% 39.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 24.39% 25.00% 41.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 13 8
Median daily rate £350 £120 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +191.66% -46.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £102 £91
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £400 £373
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +3.57% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 1 25
Median hourly rate £13.93 £15.00 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.16% +22.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £15.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £15.00 £23.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £14.60 £14.00
% change year-on-year -0.68% +4.28%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Peterborough. 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
Peterborough
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 82 92 109
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 88.17% 92.93% 94.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 55 53
Median daily rate £338 £331 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.88% -2.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £100 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 7 32
Median hourly rate £13.60 £15.00 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.33% +22.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £19.80 £23.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

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

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Peterborough

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analyst in Peterborough

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Peterborough over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analyst in Peterborough

Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analyst in Peterborough

Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Peterborough

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Peterborough over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Analyst in Peterborough

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Peterborough region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 12 (29.27%) ITIL
2 11 (26.83%) Windows
3 10 (24.39%) Finance
4 7 (17.07%) Business Analysis
5 6 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (14.63%) Test Scripting
5 6 (14.63%) Windows 7
5 6 (14.63%) Active Directory
5 6 (14.63%) Technical Analysis
6 4 (9.76%) Mac OS X
6 4 (9.76%) Microsoft
6 4 (9.76%) AIX
6 4 (9.76%) Linux
6 4 (9.76%) Test Automation
6 4 (9.76%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (7.32%) TDD
7 3 (7.32%) QA
7 3 (7.32%) JBehave
7 3 (7.32%) WebDriver
7 3 (7.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (7.32%) Selenium
7 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Excel
7 3 (7.32%) Java
7 3 (7.32%) Eclipse
7 3 (7.32%) Internet
7 3 (7.32%) Migration
7 3 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (7.32%) QAD
7 3 (7.32%) MFGPRO
7 3 (7.32%) Jenkins

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough 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 (4.88%) SharePoint
1 2 (4.88%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.44%) CMS
2 1 (2.44%) IBM Notes
2 1 (2.44%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.44%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (7.32%) MFGPRO
2 1 (2.44%) ResourceLink
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.32%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.44%) Data Mining
2 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.44%) Qlik Sense
2 1 (2.44%) QlikView
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Appium
1 3 (7.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (7.32%) Eclipse
1 3 (7.32%) JBehave
1 3 (7.32%) Jenkins
1 3 (7.32%) Selenium
1 3 (7.32%) WebDriver
2 2 (4.88%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.44%) JIRA
3 1 (2.44%) JUnit
3 1 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (24.39%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Back Office
2 2 (4.88%) Local Government
3 1 (2.44%) Banking
3 1 (2.44%) Retail
3 1 (2.44%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) .NET
1 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (7.32%) Driving Licence
2 2 (4.88%) User Experience
3 1 (2.44%) Credit Risk
3 1 (2.44%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.44%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.83%) Windows
2 6 (14.63%) Windows 7
3 4 (9.76%) AIX
3 4 (9.76%) Linux
3 4 (9.76%) Mac OS X
4 2 (4.88%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.44%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.44%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.44%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (29.27%) ITIL
2 7 (17.07%) Business Analysis
3 6 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (14.63%) Technical Analysis
3 6 (14.63%) Test Scripting
4 4 (9.76%) Systems Analysis
4 4 (9.76%) Test Automation
5 3 (7.32%) Data Analysis
5 3 (7.32%) Migration
5 3 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (7.32%) TDD
6 2 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (4.88%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (4.88%) Defect Management
6 2 (4.88%) ITSM
6 2 (4.88%) Manual Testing
6 2 (4.88%) Regression Testing
7 1 (2.44%) Continuous Deployment
7 1 (2.44%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 1 (2.44%) Privileged Access Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.32%) Java
2 1 (2.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.44%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (2.44%) CISM
1 1 (2.44%) CISSP
1 1 (2.44%) Degree
1 1 (2.44%) ISEB
1 1 (2.44%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
1 1 (2.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (2.44%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) QA
2 2 (4.88%) PMO
3 1 (2.44%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.44%) GDPR
3 1 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (14.63%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle EDQ
1 1 (2.44%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 4 (9.76%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.32%) QAD
3 2 (4.88%) Symantec
4 1 (2.44%) Adobe
4 1 (2.44%) Altiris
4 1 (2.44%) Citrix
4 1 (2.44%) Cognos
4 1 (2.44%) DataFlux
4 1 (2.44%) Lotus
4 1 (2.44%) McAfee
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle
4 1 (2.44%) Progress
4 1 (2.44%) SAP
4 1 (2.44%) VMware