The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Basildon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 2 1 4
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 14 18 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 29.79% 33.96% 24.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 33.33% 36.73% 32.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 5
Average daily rate
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£438 £450 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +100.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £120 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £500 £250
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 1
Average hourly rate £36.00 £28.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -22.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.59
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +2.84%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Basildon region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Basildon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
42 49 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 89.36% 92.45% 75.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 21 21
Average daily rate £600 £375 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £120 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 14 3
Average hourly rate £41.00 £27.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+49.09% -23.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Analyst in the job title across the Basildon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Basildon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Analyst across the Basildon region.

Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Basildon

Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Basildon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Basildon region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Basildon

Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Basildon

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

Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Basildon

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basildon region that cited Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Analyst in their job title.

1 7 (26.92%) Linux
2 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (23.08%) Use Case
2 6 (23.08%) Release Management
3 5 (19.23%) Java
3 5 (19.23%) J2EE
3 5 (19.23%) Oracle
3 5 (19.23%) ITIL
3 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
3 5 (19.23%) Project Management
3 5 (19.23%) Marketing
4 4 (15.38%) SQL
4 4 (15.38%) XML
4 4 (15.38%) UNIX
4 4 (15.38%) Change Management
5 3 (11.54%) HTML
5 3 (11.54%) VB
5 3 (11.54%) MS Office
5 3 (11.54%) Windows
5 3 (11.54%) MS Visio
5 3 (11.54%) SLA
5 3 (11.54%) RequisitePro
5 3 (11.54%) Firewall
5 3 (11.54%) Manufacturing
5 3 (11.54%) Essbase
5 3 (11.54%) Information Security
5 3 (11.54%) Business Analysis
5 3 (11.54%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
5 3 (11.54%) Cyber Security

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basildon region that cited Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.69%) JBoss
1 2 (7.69%) Apache
1 2 (7.69%) IBM HTTP Server
1 2 (7.69%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.85%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
2 3 (11.54%) MS Visio
2 3 (11.54%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (11.54%) MS Office
3 2 (7.69%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) Firewall
2 2 (7.69%) Internet
2 2 (7.69%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) RequisitePro
2 2 (7.69%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.85%) Xcode
3 1 (3.85%) JIRA
3 1 (3.85%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.85%) Calabash
3 1 (3.85%) Grunt
3 1 (3.85%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (3.85%) Bower
General
1 5 (19.23%) Marketing
2 3 (11.54%) Manufacturing
3 2 (7.69%) Publishing
3 2 (7.69%) Finance
3 2 (7.69%) Automotive
4 1 (3.85%) Banking
4 1 (3.85%) Retail
4 1 (3.85%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) J2EE
2 4 (15.38%) XML
3 3 (11.54%) HTML
4 2 (7.69%) Web Services
5 1 (3.85%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Linux
2 4 (15.38%) UNIX
3 3 (11.54%) Windows
4 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) Use Case
1 6 (23.08%) Release Management
1 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (19.23%) ITIL
2 5 (19.23%) Project Management
3 4 (15.38%) Change Management
4 3 (11.54%) Information Security
4 3 (11.54%) Cyber Security
4 3 (11.54%) Service Desk Management
4 3 (11.54%) Business Analysis
4 3 (11.54%) Line Management
5 2 (7.69%) Content Management
5 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
5 2 (7.69%) Service Management
5 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.85%) SOA
6 1 (3.85%) Workflow
6 1 (3.85%) Automation Testing
6 1 (3.85%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.85%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (19.23%) Java
2 4 (15.38%) SQL
3 3 (11.54%) VB
4 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Nessus
1 1 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (3.85%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Oracle
2 2 (7.69%) AccuRev
2 2 (7.69%) ServiceNow
3 1 (3.85%) Rapid7
3 1 (3.85%) SolarWinds
3 1 (3.85%) Splunk
3 1 (3.85%) ArcSight
3 1 (3.85%) IBM
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) HP
3 1 (3.85%) NetIQ
3 1 (3.85%) Altiris
3 1 (3.85%) Tripwire
3 1 (3.85%) Qualys