Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Analyst was £340 per day in advertised job vacancies in Warrington during the 6 months to 19 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
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 12 4
Rank change year-on-year +5 -8 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 31 49 84
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 11.27% 10.89% 13.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.88% 11.40% 14.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 41 53
Warrington median daily rate £340 £305 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.48% -18.67% +20.97%
10th Percentile £130 £120 £124
90th Percentile £461 £500 £563
Cheshire median daily rate £363 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +3.57% -6.67% +17.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 4
Warrington median hourly rate £23.36 £9.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +159.50% -40.00% +4.60%
10th Percentile £13.89 £9.00 £11.50
90th Percentile £32.69 £12.00 £16.75
Cheshire median hourly rate £14.92 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year +6.57% - -6.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warrington. 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
Warrington
Contract vacancies in Warrington with a recognized job title 261 430 600
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.91% 95.56% 95.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 314 470
Warrington median daily rate £383 £450 £469
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.00% -4.00% +17.19%
10th Percentile £148 £225 £300
90th Percentile £619 £688 £700
Cheshire median daily rate £410 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +2.50% -3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 11 12
Warrington median hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -26.47% +13.33%
10th Percentile £9.68 £9.00 £8.43
90th Percentile £33.00 £33.75 £18.75
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.00 £14.86 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.52% -12.59% +5.20%

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

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

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 6 months to 19 November 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Warrington

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Warrington over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Analyst in Warrington

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

For the 6 months to 19 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 Warrington region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 11 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (25.81%) ITIL
3 7 (22.58%) Business Analysis
3 7 (22.58%) Security Cleared
4 6 (19.35%) Test Scripting
4 6 (19.35%) Finance
5 5 (16.13%) SLA
5 5 (16.13%) SC Cleared
5 5 (16.13%) Test Automation
5 5 (16.13%) Waterfall
6 4 (12.90%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (12.90%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (12.90%) CRM
6 4 (12.90%) Active Directory
6 4 (12.90%) Windows
6 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (12.90%) Line Management
7 3 (9.68%) User Stories
7 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (9.68%) Project Management
7 3 (9.68%) Change Management
7 3 (9.68%) Web Services
7 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
7 3 (9.68%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (9.68%) Incident Management
7 3 (9.68%) System Testing
7 3 (9.68%) Test Strategy
8 2 (6.45%) WebDriver
8 2 (6.45%) Requirements Engineering
8 2 (6.45%) Service Delivery

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 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (3.23%) IBM Notes
1 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Firewall
1 1 (3.23%) FTP
1 1 (3.23%) Intranet
1 1 (3.23%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (3.23%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Cucumber
1 2 (6.45%) Selenium
1 2 (6.45%) WebDriver
2 1 (3.23%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (19.35%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) Web Services
2 2 (6.45%) Gherkin
3 1 (3.23%) JSON
3 1 (3.23%) Node.js
3 1 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.45%) Blackberry
3 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.23%) CESG
4 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.23%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (3.23%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (3.23%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Windows
2 2 (6.45%) Windows 7
2 2 (6.45%) Windows XP
3 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (25.81%) ITIL
3 7 (22.58%) Business Analysis
4 6 (19.35%) Test Scripting
5 5 (16.13%) Test Automation
5 5 (16.13%) Waterfall
6 4 (12.90%) CRM
6 4 (12.90%) Line Management
6 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (12.90%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (9.68%) Change Management
7 3 (9.68%) Incident Management
7 3 (9.68%) Project Management
7 3 (9.68%) System Testing
7 3 (9.68%) Test Strategy
7 3 (9.68%) User Stories
8 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Management
8 2 (6.45%) Open Source
8 2 (6.45%) Process Improvement
8 2 (6.45%) Requirements Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.45%) SQL
2 1 (3.23%) COBOL
2 1 (3.23%) Java
2 1 (3.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) Security Cleared
2 5 (16.13%) SC Cleared
3 3 (9.68%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (6.45%) ISEB
5 1 (3.23%) CISSP
5 1 (3.23%) DBS Check
5 1 (3.23%) GCED
5 1 (3.23%) GCFA
5 1 (3.23%) GCIA
5 1 (3.23%) GCIH
5 1 (3.23%) GIAC
5 1 (3.23%) GREM
5 1 (3.23%) GSEC
5 1 (3.23%) ISTQB
5 1 (3.23%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) SLA
2 1 (3.23%) CESG Infosec
2 1 (3.23%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (12.90%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (3.23%) IBM BigFix
1 1 (3.23%) SCCM
1 1 (3.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.23%) Citrix
2 1 (3.23%) EXASOL
2 1 (3.23%) Lotus
2 1 (3.23%) Tableau
2 1 (3.23%) Talend