The median contractor rate for an Analyst was £320 per day in advertised job vacancies in Warrington during the 3 months to 22 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
Cheshire / Warrington
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 16 8
Rank change year-on-year +10 -8  
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 16 31 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 11.85% 9.45% 13.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.50% 10.33% 14.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 23 10
Median daily rate £320 £350 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.57% +12.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £187 £201 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £520 £378
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +3.57% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 6
Median hourly rate £45.00 - £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £14.60 £14.00
% change year-on-year +2.73% +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 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 128 300 176
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warrington 94.81% 91.46% 91.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 226 125
Median daily rate £375 £475 £399
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.05% +19.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £301 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £373
% change year-on-year - +7.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 8 9
Median hourly rate £30.00 £15.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +100.00% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £32.50 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

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 22 June 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 22 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 Warrington region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 12 (41.38%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (34.48%) SQL
2 10 (34.48%) Finance
3 9 (31.03%) ITIL
4 8 (27.59%) Change Management
5 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
5 6 (20.69%) Process Improvement
5 6 (20.69%) Incident Management
5 6 (20.69%) Problem Management
6 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (17.24%) Broadband
6 5 (17.24%) Windows
6 5 (17.24%) Telecoms
6 5 (17.24%) Workflow
7 4 (13.79%) Service Management
7 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Office
7 4 (13.79%) Active Directory
7 4 (13.79%) ISEB
7 4 (13.79%) Security Cleared
8 3 (10.34%) Integration Testing
8 3 (10.34%) Windows 7
8 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (10.34%) Business Analysis
8 3 (10.34%) Software Testing
8 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (10.34%) Performance Testing
8 3 (10.34%) Windows 8
8 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Management
8 3 (10.34%) ETL
8 3 (10.34%) Lotus

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 3 (10.34%) IBM Notes
2 1 (3.45%) Confluence
2 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Office 365
1 1 (3.45%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) Broadband
2 1 (3.45%) Internet
2 1 (3.45%) Intranet
2 1 (3.45%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.45%) JIRA
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 10 (34.48%) Finance
2 5 (17.24%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.45%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) .NET
1 1 (3.45%) .NET Framework
1 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (41.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) Blackberry
2 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.90%) iPhone
3 1 (3.45%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.45%) NHS
3 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.24%) Windows
2 3 (10.34%) Windows 7
2 3 (10.34%) Windows 8
3 2 (6.90%) Windows XP
4 1 (3.45%) Linux
4 1 (3.45%) Mac OS
4 1 (3.45%) Windows 10
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) ITIL
2 8 (27.59%) Change Management
3 6 (20.69%) Incident Management
3 6 (20.69%) Problem Management
3 6 (20.69%) Process Improvement
4 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (17.24%) Workflow
5 4 (13.79%) Service Management
6 3 (10.34%) Business Analysis
6 3 (10.34%) ETL
6 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Management
6 3 (10.34%) Integration Testing
6 3 (10.34%) Performance Testing
6 3 (10.34%) Software Testing
6 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (10.34%) Validation
7 2 (6.90%) Stress Testing
7 2 (6.90%) System Testing
7 2 (6.90%) Test Scripting
7 2 (6.90%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 10 (34.48%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) ISEB
1 4 (13.79%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.90%) ISTQB
2 2 (6.90%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.45%) CISSP
3 1 (3.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (3.45%) MCP
3 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) SLA
2 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (6.90%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (3.45%) AirWatch
3 1 (3.45%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.34%) Lotus
3 2 (6.90%) Citrix
4 1 (3.45%) Apple
4 1 (3.45%) McAfee