The median contractor rate for an Information Analyst was £413 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East 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.

Information Analyst
England / South East
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 220 249 244
Rank change year-on-year +29 -5  
Contract jobs requiring an Information Analyst 19 21 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.25% 0.24% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.25% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 20
Median daily rate £413 £425 £291
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +45.92%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £112 £395 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £481 £428 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £344 £275
% change year-on-year +23.63% +25.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.93 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.93 £17.50 £51.17
% change year-on-year -31.82% -65.80%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 7221 8475 8976
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 94.54% 94.99% 94.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 4232 5056 5117
Median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 307 385 431
Median hourly rate £17.77 £20.00 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.15% +23.91%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £46.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.48 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.14% +9.21%  

Information Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East that featured Information Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Information Analyst in the South East

Information Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Information Analyst in the South East

Information Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Information Analyst in the South East

Information Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Information Analyst in the South East

Information Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Information Analyst within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
Oxfordshire -3 7 £425 - 1
East Sussex - 6 - -
Kent - 3 £112 -
Berkshire +23 1 £400 -9.09% 2
West Sussex +12 1 £500 +17.64%
Information Analyst
England

Information Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, Information 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 South East region featuring Information Analyst in the job title.

1 16 (45.71%) SQL
2 12 (34.29%) Information Security
3 11 (31.43%) Degree
4 10 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (25.71%) NHS
6 8 (22.86%) CISSP
7 7 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
7 7 (20.00%) CISM
8 6 (17.14%) ISMS
8 6 (17.14%) Incident Management
8 6 (17.14%) CISA
8 6 (17.14%) Risk Assessment
8 6 (17.14%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
9 5 (14.29%) Data Analysis
9 5 (14.29%) Finance
9 5 (14.29%) Oracle
10 4 (11.43%) MS Access
10 4 (11.43%) Cognos
10 4 (11.43%) VBA
10 4 (11.43%) SAS
10 4 (11.43%) Management Information System
10 4 (11.43%) Change Management
10 4 (11.43%) Banking
10 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (11.43%) Mathematics
10 4 (11.43%) Tableau
10 4 (11.43%) Numerate Degree
10 4 (11.43%) Computer Science Degree

Information Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (11.43%) SAS
2 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.86%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Office 365
2 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.86%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) Extranet
1 1 (2.86%) Firewall
1 1 (2.86%) Intranet
1 1 (2.86%) SSL
1 1 (2.86%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.43%) MS Access
2 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (8.57%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (8.57%) Oracle Database
3 3 (8.57%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (8.57%) Oracle9i Database
3 3 (8.57%) QlikView
3 3 (8.57%) SAP Data Services
3 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (5.71%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.86%) EDRMS
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 5 (14.29%) Finance
2 4 (11.43%) Banking
3 1 (2.86%) Local Government
3 1 (2.86%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) CSS
1 2 (5.71%) JSON
1 2 (5.71%) SOAP
1 2 (5.71%) XML
1 2 (5.71%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) NHS
2 4 (11.43%) Management Information System
3 3 (8.57%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.86%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (2.86%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) Information Security
2 7 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (17.14%) Incident Management
3 6 (17.14%) ISMS
3 6 (17.14%) Risk Assessment
4 5 (14.29%) Data Analysis
5 4 (11.43%) Change Management
5 4 (11.43%) Data Ingestion
5 4 (11.43%) Mathematics
6 3 (8.57%) BPR
6 3 (8.57%) Business Analysis
6 3 (8.57%) Informatics
6 3 (8.57%) Information Management
6 3 (8.57%) Performance Management
6 3 (8.57%) Project Management
6 3 (8.57%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (5.71%) Business Change Management
7 2 (5.71%) Risk Analysis
7 2 (5.71%) Scenario Testing
7 2 (5.71%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (45.71%) SQL
2 4 (11.43%) VBA
3 3 (8.57%) ANSI SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (31.43%) Degree
2 8 (22.86%) CISSP
3 7 (20.00%) CISM
4 6 (17.14%) CISA
4 6 (17.14%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
5 4 (11.43%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (11.43%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (2.86%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (8.57%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 2 (5.71%) PCI DSS
4 1 (2.86%) COBIT
4 1 (2.86%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (2.86%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (14.29%) Oracle
2 4 (11.43%) Cognos
2 4 (11.43%) Tableau
3 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.86%) Blue Coat
4 1 (2.86%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.86%) CyberArk
4 1 (2.86%) Intel
4 1 (2.86%) Lumension
4 1 (2.86%) McAfee
4 1 (2.86%) Meridio
4 1 (2.86%) Palo Alto
4 1 (2.86%) Qualys
4 1 (2.86%) SAP
4 1 (2.86%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.86%) Splunk
4 1 (2.86%) Tufin
4 1 (2.86%) Varonis