The median contractor rate for an Analyst was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Worcestershire during the 3 months to 25 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
West Midlands / Worcestershire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 13 1
Rank change year-on-year +5 -12  
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 3 11 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 8.82% 11.70% 30.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.38% 12.36% 32.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 22
Median daily rate £375 £269 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +39.53% -17.30%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £165 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £370 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +3.57% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £12.50 £13.74
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -9.02%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £14.55 £14.00
% change year-on-year -0.34% +3.92%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire. 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
Worcestershire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 32 89 79
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 94.12% 94.68% 92.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 66 59
Median daily rate £325 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.75% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £176 £191 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 10
Median hourly rate £20.00 £13.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +53.84% -35.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £14.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £19.50 £21.00
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 Worcestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Worcestershire

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analyst in Worcestershire

Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analyst in Worcestershire

Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 25 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
Worcester -5 2 £363 +101.38%
Analyst
West Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 25 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 Worcestershire region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 4 (44.44%) ISEB
2 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Retail
2 3 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 3 (33.33%) SAP
2 3 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
3 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
3 2 (22.22%) HTTP
3 2 (22.22%) SNMP
3 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
3 2 (22.22%) PKI
3 2 (22.22%) Linux
4 1 (11.11%) ETL
4 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Google
4 1 (11.11%) QA
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Kanban
4 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 1 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) SQL

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcestershire 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) HTTP
1 2 (22.22%) SNMP
1 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (33.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
1 3 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Data Reconciliation
3 1 (11.11%) ETL
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Kanban
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Java
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) ISEB
2 3 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
1 1 (11.11%) SEPA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix
2 1 (11.11%) Google