The median contractor rate for an Analyst was £325 per day in advertised job vacancies in Tyne and Wear 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
North East / Tyne and Wear
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 41 2
Rank change year-on-year +17 -39  
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 21 99 130
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 5.53% 7.01% 20.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.95% 7.93% 21.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 64 74
Median daily rate £325 £290 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.06% -3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £165 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £375 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +3.57% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 34
Median hourly rate £9.50 £14.60 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.93% +8.14%  
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 Tyne and Wear. 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
Tyne and Wear
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 353 1248 593
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 92.89% 88.32% 95.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 808 365
Median daily rate £351 £321 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.36% -10.97%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £225 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 75 65
Median hourly rate £18.00 £28.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.71% +86.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £13.20 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £35.00 £18.00
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 Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear that featured Analyst in the job title.

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 3 months to 24 June 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 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +23 18 £325 +10.16% 13
Sunderland -1 2 - -
Gateshead -1 1 £351 +16.83% 2
Analyst
North East

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

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 Tyne and Wear region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 19 (26.39%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (19.44%) Microsoft
3 13 (18.06%) Finance
4 11 (15.28%) Test Scripting
5 10 (13.89%) Windows
5 10 (13.89%) Project Management
6 9 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
6 9 (12.50%) ISTQB
7 8 (11.11%) Business Analysis
7 8 (11.11%) Migration
7 8 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (11.11%) HP
7 8 (11.11%) Use Case
7 8 (11.11%) User Stories
8 7 (9.72%) Functional Testing
8 7 (9.72%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 7 (9.72%) Security Cleared
8 7 (9.72%) Test Automation
8 7 (9.72%) Active Directory
8 7 (9.72%) Scrum
9 6 (8.33%) Cisco IPCC
9 6 (8.33%) Legal
9 6 (8.33%) Retail
9 6 (8.33%) CRM
9 6 (8.33%) Technical Analysis
9 6 (8.33%) Waterfall
9 6 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (6.94%) Non-Functional Testing
10 5 (6.94%) BPSS Clearance
10 5 (6.94%) Scala

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 5 (6.94%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.17%) Confluence
2 3 (4.17%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.17%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (2.78%) Documentum
3 2 (2.78%) Skype for Business
3 2 (2.78%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.78%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.39%) CMS
4 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.39%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 9 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (4.17%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (2.78%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.39%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.78%) PuTTY
1 2 (2.78%) WinSCP
2 1 (1.39%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.78%) EDRMS
2 1 (1.39%) Adabas
2 1 (1.39%) Big Data
2 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.39%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (5.56%) Selenium
2 3 (4.17%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.17%) JIRA
2 3 (4.17%) WebDriver
3 2 (2.78%) Cucumber
3 2 (2.78%) JMeter
3 2 (2.78%) JUnit
3 2 (2.78%) RSpec
4 1 (1.39%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.39%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.39%) Sahi
4 1 (1.39%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.39%) Zephyr
General
1 13 (18.06%) Finance
2 6 (8.33%) Legal
2 6 (8.33%) Retail
3 4 (5.56%) Banking
3 4 (5.56%) Retail Banking
4 3 (4.17%) Back Office
4 3 (4.17%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.17%) Marketing
5 2 (2.78%) Games
5 2 (2.78%) General Ledger
5 2 (2.78%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.39%) Gherkin
1 1 (1.39%) RESTful
1 1 (1.39%) Velocity
1 1 (1.39%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (4.17%) Management Information System
1 3 (4.17%) NHS
2 2 (2.78%) IVR
2 2 (2.78%) User Experience
3 1 (1.39%) AS400
3 1 (1.39%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.39%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.89%) Windows
2 3 (4.17%) Windows 7
2 3 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.39%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (26.39%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (15.28%) Test Scripting
3 10 (13.89%) Project Management
4 8 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 8 (11.11%) Migration
4 8 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (11.11%) Use Case
4 8 (11.11%) User Stories
5 7 (9.72%) Functional Testing
5 7 (9.72%) Scrum
5 7 (9.72%) Test Automation
6 6 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (8.33%) CRM
6 6 (8.33%) Technical Analysis
6 6 (8.33%) Waterfall
7 5 (6.94%) ERP
7 5 (6.94%) Non-Functional Testing
8 4 (5.56%) Business Process Mapping
8 4 (5.56%) Resource Management
8 4 (5.56%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.94%) Java
1 5 (6.94%) Scala
2 4 (5.56%) SQL
3 3 (4.17%) Ruby
4 2 (2.78%) C#
4 2 (2.78%) Python
4 2 (2.78%) VBA
5 1 (1.39%) Groovy
5 1 (1.39%) NATURAL
Qualifications
1 9 (12.50%) ISTQB
2 7 (9.72%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 7 (9.72%) Security Cleared
3 5 (6.94%) BPSS Clearance
3 5 (6.94%) ISEB
4 4 (5.56%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.78%) ECDL
5 2 (2.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.56%) Disclosure Scotland
1 4 (5.56%) PMO
2 3 (4.17%) QA
3 2 (2.78%) SLA
3 2 (2.78%) WCAG
4 1 (1.39%) ISO 14001
4 1 (1.39%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (9.72%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (1.39%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (8.33%) Cisco IPCC
2 3 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (2.78%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (2.78%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 14 (19.44%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.11%) HP
3 4 (5.56%) Oracle
4 3 (4.17%) Cisco
5 2 (2.78%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.39%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.39%) Cadence
6 1 (1.39%) Infor
6 1 (1.39%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.39%) VMware
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