The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Basildon region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 3 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 19 20 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 24.68% 37.74% 42.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 27.14% 43.48% 45.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 2
Average daily rate £450 £90 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+400.00% -74.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 4
Average hourly rate £30.50 £32.00 £28.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.68% +12.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Job Titles Category
Basildon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
70 46 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 90.91% 86.79% 93.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 15 9
Average daily rate £370 £95 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+289.47% -72.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £85 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £572 £326 £352
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 19 11
Average hourly rate £30.50 £32.75 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.87% +21.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.10 £27.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.70 £37.50 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Analyst
Essex

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 18 April 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 18 April 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 13 (30.23%) MS Excel
2 12 (27.91%) Use Case
3 11 (25.58%) RequisitePro
3 11 (25.58%) Finance
4 10 (23.26%) SQL
4 10 (23.26%) HP
5 8 (18.60%) SLA
5 8 (18.60%) Active Directory
5 8 (18.60%) OpenView
5 8 (18.60%) MS Exchange
5 8 (18.60%) Oracle
5 8 (18.60%) ITIL
5 8 (18.60%) MCP
5 8 (18.60%) OVSD
5 8 (18.60%) McAfee
5 8 (18.60%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (18.60%) SCCM
5 8 (18.60%) Security Cleared
5 8 (18.60%) MCDST
6 7 (16.28%) Business Analysis
6 7 (16.28%) Degree
6 7 (16.28%) Telecoms
6 7 (16.28%) PL/SQL
7 6 (13.95%) Banking
8 5 (11.63%) QA
8 5 (11.63%) Wealth Management
9 4 (9.30%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (9.30%) Automotive
9 4 (9.30%) Essbase
9 4 (9.30%) J2EE

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 8 (18.60%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 13 (30.23%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.65%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Magento
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.30%) Essbase
2 2 (4.65%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (4.65%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.33%) MS Access
3 1 (2.33%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 11 (25.58%) RequisitePro
2 2 (4.65%) TestDirector
3 1 (2.33%) LoadRunner
General
1 11 (25.58%) Finance
2 7 (16.28%) Telecoms
3 6 (13.95%) Banking
4 4 (9.30%) Automotive
5 1 (2.33%) Marketing
5 1 (2.33%) Local Government
5 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.30%) J2EE
2 1 (2.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.98%) Mainframe
2 2 (4.65%) AS400
3 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.33%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.33%) Apple iOS
1 1 (2.33%) Windows Vista
1 1 (2.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.91%) Use Case
2 8 (18.60%) ITIL
3 7 (16.28%) Business Analysis
4 5 (11.63%) Wealth Management
5 4 (9.30%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (6.98%) Time Management
6 3 (6.98%) Test Scripting
6 3 (6.98%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (4.65%) Migration
7 2 (4.65%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (4.65%) Data Modelling
7 2 (4.65%) ETL
7 2 (4.65%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (4.65%) SSADM
7 2 (4.65%) Investment Management
7 2 (4.65%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (2.33%) Performance Testing
8 1 (2.33%) Release Management
8 1 (2.33%) Data Migration
8 1 (2.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 10 (23.26%) SQL
2 7 (16.28%) PL/SQL
3 4 (9.30%) VB
4 1 (2.33%) Java
4 1 (2.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (18.60%) MCP
1 8 (18.60%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (18.60%) Security Cleared
1 8 (18.60%) MCDST
2 7 (16.28%) Degree
3 3 (6.98%) ISEB
4 1 (2.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (18.60%) SLA
2 5 (11.63%) QA
System Software
1 8 (18.60%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (18.60%) OpenView
1 8 (18.60%) OVSD
1 8 (18.60%) SCCM
2 4 (9.30%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (23.26%) HP
2 8 (18.60%) Oracle
2 8 (18.60%) McAfee
3 3 (6.98%) SAP
4 2 (4.65%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.65%) Business Objects
5 1 (2.33%) JD Edwards