Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Analyst was £300 per day in advertised job vacancies in Solihull during the 6 months to 19 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
West Midlands > Solihull
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 24 9
Rank change year-on-year +7 -15 -3
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 16 15 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Solihull 8.42% 5.68% 12.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.65% 5.95% 13.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 14
Solihull median daily rate £300 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £100 £345 £286
90th Percentile £475 £471 £392
West Midlands median daily rate £350 £375 £340
% change year-on-year -6.67% +10.29% +4.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Solihull median hourly rate £16.84 - £41.25
10th Percentile £11.72 - £24.90
90th Percentile £21.56 - £43.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £14.00 £13.75 £14.84
% change year-on-year +1.82% -7.35% -7.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Solihull. 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
Solihull
Contract vacancies in Solihull with a recognized job title 185 252 269
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.37% 95.45% 94.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 58 87
Solihull median daily rate £389 £373 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.36% +6.43% +6.06%
10th Percentile £214 £213 £248
90th Percentile £575 £491 £480
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 9
Solihull median hourly rate £12.50 £14.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.71% -60.00% +59.09%
10th Percentile £10.90 £13.15 £15.95
90th Percentile £49.73 £15.38 £43.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £17.13 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year +14.17% -11.76% +5.72%

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Solihull

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

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Solihull

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analyst in Solihull

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Solihull

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Solihull over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analyst in Solihull

Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analyst in Solihull

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

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

1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
1 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (25.00%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (18.75%) ITIL
3 3 (18.75%) Problem Management
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (12.50%) Selenium
4 2 (12.50%) VMware
4 2 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
4 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
4 2 (12.50%) DSL
4 2 (12.50%) Linux
4 2 (12.50%) ERP
4 2 (12.50%) SDH
4 2 (12.50%) VoIP
4 2 (12.50%) Test Strategy
4 2 (12.50%) Office 365
4 2 (12.50%) User Stories
4 2 (12.50%) Software Delivery
4 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
4 2 (12.50%) Unix
4 2 (12.50%) PMO
5 1 (6.25%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (6.25%) SDLC

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Solihull 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:

Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (6.25%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) DSL
1 2 (12.50%) SDH
1 2 (12.50%) VoIP
2 1 (6.25%) GPON
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Selenium
2 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Back Office
2 1 (6.25%) Billing
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
1 1 (6.25%) CSS
1 1 (6.25%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Linux
2 2 (12.50%) Unix
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 3 (18.75%) ITIL
3 3 (18.75%) Problem Management
3 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (12.50%) ERP
4 2 (12.50%) Software Delivery
4 2 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) Test Strategy
4 2 (12.50%) User Stories
5 1 (6.25%) Business Transformation
5 1 (6.25%) Coaching
5 1 (6.25%) Dashboard Development
5 1 (6.25%) Line Management
5 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
5 1 (6.25%) SDLC
5 1 (6.25%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Test Planning
5 1 (6.25%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) C#
1 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (6.25%) SAP