The median contractor rate for an Analyst was £385 per day in advertised job vacancies in Sheffield during the 3 months to 24 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
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 18 3
Rank change year-on-year +13 -15  
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 41 33 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 17.67% 8.71% 20.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.07% 9.17% 21.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 21 38
Median daily rate £385 £375 £294
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.66% +27.65%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £83 £229 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +3.57% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 6
Median hourly rate £14.00 £11.25 £10.99
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.44% +2.36%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £9.05 £8.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.60 £13.45 £12.50
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 Sheffield. 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
Sheffield
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 215 360 260
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 92.67% 94.99% 94.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 264 160
Median daily rate £400 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +21.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £305 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £625 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 17
Median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +12.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £8.50 £9.24
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £20.00 £16.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.48 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.14% +9.21%  

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Sheffield

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analyst in Sheffield

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Sheffield over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analyst in Sheffield

Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analyst in Sheffield

Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Sheffield

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Sheffield over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Analyst in Sheffield

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 Sheffield region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 21 (30.88%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (27.94%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (25.00%) Finance
3 17 (25.00%) Windows
4 15 (22.06%) Tomcat
5 13 (19.12%) Microsoft Office
5 13 (19.12%) Banking
6 11 (16.18%) SQL
7 10 (14.71%) Data Modelling
7 10 (14.71%) Migration
7 10 (14.71%) Data Migration
8 9 (13.24%) Relational Database
8 9 (13.24%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (13.24%) ETL
8 9 (13.24%) BusinessObjects
8 9 (13.24%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (11.76%) SAP
9 8 (11.76%) DNS
9 8 (11.76%) RDBMS
9 8 (11.76%) SAP BW
9 8 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (11.76%) Kimball Methodology
9 8 (11.76%) Test Automation
9 8 (11.76%) Windows Server
10 7 (10.29%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
10 7 (10.29%) Elastic Stack
10 7 (10.29%) Cyber Intelligence
10 7 (10.29%) Threat Intelligence
10 7 (10.29%) Data Protection
10 7 (10.29%) SAP Data Services

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 15 (22.06%) Tomcat
2 5 (7.35%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.94%) CMS
4 1 (1.47%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (1.47%) SAS
Applications
1 13 (19.12%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 1 (1.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.82%) OpenDNS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.76%) DNS
2 2 (2.94%) Firewall
2 2 (2.94%) Internet
2 2 (2.94%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.47%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.24%) BusinessObjects
1 9 (13.24%) Data Warehouse
1 9 (13.24%) Relational Database
2 8 (11.76%) RDBMS
2 8 (11.76%) SAP BW
3 7 (10.29%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 7 (10.29%) Oracle Database
3 7 (10.29%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (10.29%) SAP Data Services
3 7 (10.29%) SAP HANA
4 6 (8.82%) Maltego
5 2 (2.94%) DB2
5 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.47%) EDRMS
6 1 (1.47%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.47%) QlikView
6 1 (1.47%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Selenium
1 1 (1.47%) WebDriver
General
1 17 (25.00%) Finance
2 13 (19.12%) Banking
3 4 (5.88%) Legal
4 2 (2.94%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.47%) Back Office
5 1 (1.47%) Electronics
5 1 (1.47%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.47%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.47%) Marketing
5 1 (1.47%) Retail
5 1 (1.47%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.29%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (1.47%) Node.js
2 1 (1.47%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 21 (30.88%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.41%) Credit Risk
2 3 (4.41%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (2.94%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.94%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (2.94%) Mainframe
3 2 (2.94%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.94%) Robotics
4 1 (1.47%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (1.47%) NHS
4 1 (1.47%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (25.00%) Windows
2 8 (11.76%) Windows Server
2 8 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (2.94%) Linux
3 2 (2.94%) Unix
3 2 (2.94%) Windows NT
4 1 (1.47%) Android
4 1 (1.47%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.47%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (27.94%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (14.71%) Data Migration
2 10 (14.71%) Data Modelling
2 10 (14.71%) Migration
3 9 (13.24%) ETL
3 9 (13.24%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (11.76%) Kimball Methodology
4 8 (11.76%) Test Automation
5 7 (10.29%) Cyber Intelligence
5 7 (10.29%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
5 7 (10.29%) Cybersecurity
5 7 (10.29%) Data Protection
5 7 (10.29%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (10.29%) Threat Intelligence
6 6 (8.82%) Manual Testing
6 6 (8.82%) Technical Analysis
6 6 (8.82%) Test Strategy
7 5 (7.35%) Business Analysis
7 5 (7.35%) Change Management
7 5 (7.35%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 11 (16.18%) SQL
2 3 (4.41%) Java
3 2 (2.94%) JCL
Qualifications
1 4 (5.88%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.94%) BC Cleared
2 2 (2.94%) ISEB
2 2 (2.94%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.47%) CISSP
3 1 (1.47%) ISSAP
3 1 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.82%) SLA
2 3 (4.41%) IFRS
2 3 (4.41%) IFRS 9
3 2 (2.94%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.47%) PMO
4 1 (1.47%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (7.35%) Kibana
2 2 (2.94%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (2.94%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (11.76%) SAP
2 7 (10.29%) Oracle
3 4 (5.88%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.41%) HP
5 2 (2.94%) Pega
6 1 (1.47%) Adobe
6 1 (1.47%) Citrix
6 1 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.47%) Tableau
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago