The median contractor rate for a Analyst was £180 per day in advertised job vacancies in Warrington during the 3 months to 30 March 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
Cheshire / Warrington
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 10 11
Rank change year-on-year +6 +1  
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 16 53 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 15.84% 14.52% 12.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.67% 16.01% 12.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 32 12
Median daily rate £180 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -55.00% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £278 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £500 £573
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 5
Median hourly rate £20.00 £13.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +53.84% -13.33%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £14.60 £14.50
% change year-on-year +2.73% +0.68%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Warrington. 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
Warrington
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 96 331 194
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warrington 95.05% 90.68% 96.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 211 112
Median daily rate £350 £463 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.32% -2.63%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £320 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £614 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 8
Median hourly rate £20.00 £10.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +100.00% -33.33%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -7.89% +11.76%  

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

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

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Warrington

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analyst in Warrington

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Warrington over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analyst in Warrington

Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analyst in Warrington

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Warrington region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 18 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (43.33%) Change Management
3 12 (40.00%) ITIL
3 12 (40.00%) Incident Management
3 12 (40.00%) Problem Management
4 11 (36.67%) MS Office
4 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
4 11 (36.67%) Finance
5 10 (33.33%) Service Management
6 9 (30.00%) Lotus
6 9 (30.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 9 (30.00%) IBM Notes
7 7 (23.33%) Trend Analysis
7 7 (23.33%) Windows
7 7 (23.33%) Active Directory
8 6 (20.00%) SQL
8 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
8 6 (20.00%) Computer Science
9 5 (16.67%) Process Improvement
9 5 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
9 5 (16.67%) MCP
10 4 (13.33%) Telecoms
10 4 (13.33%) Workflow
10 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (13.33%) Broadband
10 4 (13.33%) Windows 7
11 3 (10.00%) Windows 8
11 3 (10.00%) Blackberry
12 2 (6.67%) Service Delivery
12 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington 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 9 (30.00%) IBM Notes
2 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (6.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 11 (36.67%) MS Office
2 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Office 365
1 1 (3.33%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) Broadband
2 1 (3.33%) Internet
2 1 (3.33%) Intranet
2 1 (3.33%) LAN
2 1 (3.33%) VLAN
2 1 (3.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.33%) Power BI
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) JIRA
General
1 11 (36.67%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.33%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 18 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (10.00%) Blackberry
4 2 (6.67%) iPhone
4 2 (6.67%) NHS
5 1 (3.33%) Driving Licence
5 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.33%) Smartphone
5 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (23.33%) Windows
2 4 (13.33%) Windows 7
3 3 (10.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.67%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.33%) Linux
5 1 (3.33%) Mac OS
5 1 (3.33%) Windows 10
5 1 (3.33%) Windows Phone
5 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) Change Management
2 12 (40.00%) Incident Management
2 12 (40.00%) ITIL
2 12 (40.00%) Problem Management
3 10 (33.33%) Service Management
4 7 (23.33%) Trend Analysis
5 5 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
5 5 (16.67%) Process Improvement
6 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (13.33%) Workflow
7 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (6.67%) Analytics
7 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (6.67%) Service Delivery
8 1 (3.33%) Change Control
8 1 (3.33%) Database Mirroring
8 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.33%) SDLC
8 1 (3.33%) Software Delivery
8 1 (3.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) MCP
2 1 (3.33%) CISSP
2 1 (3.33%) ISEB
2 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (23.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (30.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (3.33%) AirWatch
2 1 (3.33%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
2 9 (30.00%) Lotus
3 2 (6.67%) Citrix
4 1 (3.33%) Apple
4 1 (3.33%) Cognos
4 1 (3.33%) Hyperion
4 1 (3.33%) Intel Security