Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Analyst was £300 per day in advertised job vacancies in Tyne and Wear during the 6 months to 20 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
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 41 5
Rank change year-on-year +22 -36 +3
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 80 149 231
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 8.77% 6.35% 15.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.31% 6.97% 16.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 118 194
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £300 £325 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.69% -9.72% +0.97%
10th Percentile £225 £205 £263
90th Percentile £438 £475 £500
North East median daily rate £323 £325 £374
% change year-on-year -0.77% -13.04% +6.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 20
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £9.75 £12.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.00% -16.67% +20.00%
10th Percentile £8.82 £8.75 £11.08
90th Percentile £11.13 £24.00 £20.60
North East median hourly rate £10.00 £12.45 £15.00
% change year-on-year -19.65% -17.03% +15.38%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear. 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
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies in Tyne and Wear with a recognized job title 859 2139 1439
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.19% 91.18% 94.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 590 1526 927
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £380 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% -12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £243 £225 £250
90th Percentile £550 £517 £588
North East median daily rate £375 £350 £400
% change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 105 84
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £17.10 £27.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.67% +38.46% +27.87%
10th Percentile £9.50 £10.27 £11.83
90th Percentile £47.33 £32.95 £36.78
North East median hourly rate £17.49 £26.50 £17.77
% change year-on-year -34.00% +49.13% +16.52%

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Tyne and Wear

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analyst in Tyne and Wear

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analyst in Tyne and Wear

Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analyst in Tyne and Wear

Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 20 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +20 78 £300 -7.69% 9
Sunderland -2 2 - -
Analyst
North East

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 20 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 Tyne and Wear region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 38 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (30.00%) Finance
3 23 (28.75%) Open Source
4 21 (26.25%) Scrum
5 18 (22.50%) User Experience
6 17 (21.25%) User Stories
7 16 (20.00%) Acceptance Criteria
7 16 (20.00%) Web Services
8 15 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
9 11 (13.75%) MS Visio
9 11 (13.75%) Data Modelling
10 10 (12.50%) JIRA
10 10 (12.50%) Selenium
10 10 (12.50%) Test Automation
11 9 (11.25%) Waterfall
11 9 (11.25%) Data Analysis
12 8 (10.00%) Windows
12 8 (10.00%) SharePoint
12 8 (10.00%) Microsoft
12 8 (10.00%) Project Management
12 8 (10.00%) Feasibility Study
12 8 (10.00%) Collaborative Working
12 8 (10.00%) BDD
12 8 (10.00%) Test Scripting
12 8 (10.00%) Security Cleared
13 7 (8.75%) Scala
13 7 (8.75%) Change Management
13 7 (8.75%) XML
13 7 (8.75%) Java
13 7 (8.75%) SQL

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 8 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.00%) Confluence
2 4 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (3.75%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 11 (13.75%) MS Visio
2 3 (3.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (3.75%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.25%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.50%) Google Analytics
1 2 (2.50%) Slack
1 2 (2.50%) Trello
2 1 (1.25%) Google Drive
2 1 (1.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.25%) SMS
1 1 (1.25%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.00%) Big Data
1 4 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (5.00%) Data Mining
2 3 (3.75%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.50%) Geospatial Data
3 2 (2.50%) OLTP
4 1 (1.25%) Adabas
Development Applications
1 10 (12.50%) JIRA
1 10 (12.50%) Selenium
2 5 (6.25%) Cucumber
2 5 (6.25%) SoapUI
2 5 (6.25%) WebDriver
3 2 (2.50%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.50%) JUnit
3 2 (2.50%) RSpec
4 1 (1.25%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.25%) Zephyr
General
1 24 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (2.50%) Games
2 2 (2.50%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.50%) Marketing
2 2 (2.50%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.25%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (20.00%) Web Services
2 7 (8.75%) XML
3 5 (6.25%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (22.50%) User Experience
2 7 (8.75%) Management Information System
3 6 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.00%) Smartphone
5 2 (2.50%) NHS
5 2 (2.50%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.25%) e-Learning
6 1 (1.25%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.00%) Windows
2 6 (7.50%) Windows 7
3 4 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (3.75%) Linux
4 3 (3.75%) Unix
5 2 (2.50%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.25%) Android
6 1 (1.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (28.75%) Open Source
3 21 (26.25%) Scrum
4 17 (21.25%) User Stories
5 16 (20.00%) Acceptance Criteria
6 15 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
7 11 (13.75%) Data Modelling
8 10 (12.50%) Test Automation
9 9 (11.25%) Data Analysis
9 9 (11.25%) Waterfall
10 8 (10.00%) BDD
10 8 (10.00%) Collaborative Working
10 8 (10.00%) Feasibility Study
10 8 (10.00%) Project Management
10 8 (10.00%) Test Scripting
11 7 (8.75%) Business Analysis
11 7 (8.75%) Change Management
12 6 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (7.50%) Migration
12 6 (7.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.75%) Java
1 7 (8.75%) Scala
1 7 (8.75%) SQL
2 5 (6.25%) Groovy
3 4 (5.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (3.75%) COBOL
4 3 (3.75%) PL/SQL
4 3 (3.75%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.50%) C#
5 2 (2.50%) Python
5 2 (2.50%) Ruby
6 1 (1.25%) C
6 1 (1.25%) NATURAL
Qualifications
1 8 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.00%) Degree
2 4 (5.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.75%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (3.75%) ISEB
4 1 (1.25%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.25%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (1.25%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.00%) Data Quality
1 4 (5.00%) PMO
1 4 (5.00%) QA
2 2 (2.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (2.50%) WCAG
3 1 (1.25%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (7.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (3.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (2.50%) Piwik
Vendors
1 8 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.00%) HP
2 4 (5.00%) Oracle
3 3 (3.75%) Cisco
3 3 (3.75%) Dell
3 3 (3.75%) Google
3 3 (3.75%) Micro Focus
3 3 (3.75%) SAP
4 1 (1.25%) Cadence
4 1 (1.25%) Hyperion
4 1 (1.25%) ServiceNow