The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge 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 26 January 2015 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 1 8 10
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +2
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 72 32 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 21.69% 11.81% 13.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 22.86% 12.55% 13.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 12 27
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£256 £335 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.50% -10.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £120 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £390 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 7
Average hourly rate £15.00 £19.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% +52.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £15.50 £10.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.70 £38.95 £30.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.38 £15.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-4.16% +11.11%
Analyst
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge 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
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
315 255 398
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 94.88% 94.10% 96.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 133 193
Average daily rate £350 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 35 53
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.15 £11.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £44.75 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -8.33%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 48 (36.09%) Microsoft
2 41 (30.83%) Finance
3 37 (27.82%) Windows
4 36 (27.07%) ITIL
4 36 (27.07%) MS Excel
5 33 (24.81%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (21.05%) MS Office
7 27 (20.30%) Active Directory
8 22 (16.54%) Blackberry
9 21 (15.79%) Citrix
10 20 (15.04%) Remedy
10 20 (15.04%) QA
11 19 (14.29%) E-Commerce
12 16 (12.03%) SQL
13 13 (9.77%) .NET
13 13 (9.77%) SharePoint
13 13 (9.77%) Project Management
13 13 (9.77%) Windows 7
13 13 (9.77%) Business Analysis
13 13 (9.77%) VMware
14 12 (9.02%) Advertising
14 12 (9.02%) ISEB
14 12 (9.02%) C#
15 11 (8.27%) BDD
15 11 (8.27%) SpecFlow
16 10 (7.52%) Analytical Skills
16 10 (7.52%) .NET Framework
16 10 (7.52%) Ruby
16 10 (7.52%) Stakeholder Management
16 10 (7.52%) SAP

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 13 (9.77%) SharePoint
2 9 (6.77%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.75%) Lync
4 1 (0.75%) SAS
Applications
1 36 (27.07%) MS Excel
2 28 (21.05%) MS Office
3 5 (3.76%) Mingle
4 4 (3.01%) MS Visio
5 3 (2.26%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.75%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (3.76%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.50%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.75%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.75%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.75%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.75%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.02%) Firewall
2 6 (4.51%) Internet
3 5 (3.76%) VPN
3 5 (3.76%) DNS
3 5 (3.76%) ISDN
3 5 (3.76%) LAN
3 5 (3.76%) WAN
3 5 (3.76%) DHCP
4 4 (3.01%) ADSL
4 4 (3.01%) Broadband
5 3 (2.26%) Ethernet
5 3 (2.26%) SSL
5 3 (2.26%) MPLS
5 3 (2.26%) LDAP
5 3 (2.26%) Intranet
6 2 (1.50%) SAN
6 2 (1.50%) PBX
6 2 (1.50%) VoIP
6 2 (1.50%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (1.50%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.01%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.50%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (1.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Power View
4 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.75%) MS Access
4 1 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.75%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 11 (8.27%) SpecFlow
2 8 (6.02%) Selenium
3 6 (4.51%) WebDriver
4 4 (3.01%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (1.50%) JIRA
6 1 (0.75%) SoapUI
General
1 41 (30.83%) Finance
2 12 (9.02%) Advertising
3 6 (4.51%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.50%) Marketing
4 2 (1.50%) Retail
4 2 (1.50%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.50%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.75%) Front Office
5 1 (0.75%) Electronics
5 1 (0.75%) General Ledger
5 1 (0.75%) Publishing
5 1 (0.75%) French Language
5 1 (0.75%) German Language
5 1 (0.75%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (9.77%) .NET
2 10 (7.52%) .NET Framework
3 6 (4.51%) XML
4 4 (3.01%) HTML
5 1 (0.75%) SOAP
5 1 (0.75%) Web Services
5 1 (0.75%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 22 (16.54%) Blackberry
2 10 (7.52%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.01%) PMI
4 3 (2.26%) NHS
5 2 (1.50%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.50%) CLARiiON
5 2 (1.50%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (1.50%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.75%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 37 (27.82%) Windows
2 13 (9.77%) Windows 7
3 7 (5.26%) Linux
3 7 (5.26%) Windows XP
4 5 (3.76%) CentOS
4 5 (3.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (3.01%) Android
5 4 (3.01%) Mac OS X
5 4 (3.01%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (2.26%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.50%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.50%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.50%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.75%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (27.07%) ITIL
2 33 (24.81%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 13 (9.77%) Project Management
4 13 (9.77%) Business Analysis
5 11 (8.27%) BDD
6 10 (7.52%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (6.02%) Migration
7 8 (6.02%) Change Management
7 8 (6.02%) PRINCE2
8 7 (5.26%) Service Management
8 7 (5.26%) Scrum
8 7 (5.26%) Incident Management
8 7 (5.26%) Test Scripting
8 7 (5.26%) Mentoring
9 6 (4.51%) Waterfall
9 6 (4.51%) Data Migration
10 5 (3.76%) Portfolio Management
10 5 (3.76%) Manual Testing
10 5 (3.76%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (12.03%) SQL
2 12 (9.02%) C#
3 10 (7.52%) Ruby
4 5 (3.76%) Python
5 3 (2.26%) C
5 3 (2.26%) VB
5 3 (2.26%) VBA
6 2 (1.50%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.50%) Java
6 2 (1.50%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.50%) PHP
7 1 (0.75%) C++
Qualifications
1 12 (9.02%) ISEB
2 6 (4.51%) PMI Certification
2 6 (4.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (3.01%) IIBA
4 3 (2.26%) PMP
4 3 (2.26%) Degree
4 3 (2.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (1.50%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.50%) MCP
5 2 (1.50%) MCSE
5 2 (1.50%) CCNA
6 1 (0.75%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.75%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.75%) CBAP
6 1 (0.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (15.04%) QA
2 4 (3.01%) SLA
3 1 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.75%) HL7
System Software
1 27 (20.30%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.50%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.75%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 48 (36.09%) Microsoft
2 21 (15.79%) Citrix
3 20 (15.04%) Remedy
4 13 (9.77%) VMware
5 10 (7.52%) SAP
6 5 (3.76%) BMC
7 4 (3.01%) Cisco
7 4 (3.01%) HP
7 4 (3.01%) Dell
7 4 (3.01%) 3PAR
8 3 (2.26%) Imperva
8 3 (2.26%) Planview
8 3 (2.26%) WatchGuard
9 2 (1.50%) Polycom
9 2 (1.50%) Apple
9 2 (1.50%) Avaya
9 2 (1.50%) EMC
9 2 (1.50%) Business Objects
9 2 (1.50%) Perforce
9 2 (1.50%) F5
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