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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 3 1 10
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +9
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 63 60 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 16.89% 19.17% 11.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.45% 19.87% 12.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 39 11
Average daily rate £325 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £170 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £425 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 6
Average hourly rate - £15.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
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
361 302 261
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 96.78% 96.49% 95.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 227 181 132
Average daily rate £400 £368 £389
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.84% -5.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £538 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 16 35
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £37.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £15.88 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £46.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016, 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 36 (31.30%) ITIL
2 30 (26.09%) SAP
3 27 (23.48%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (14.78%) Project Management
5 13 (11.30%) Windows
5 13 (11.30%) Microsoft
6 12 (10.43%) ITIL Certification
7 11 (9.57%) JIRA
7 11 (9.57%) Oracle
7 11 (9.57%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (9.57%) Scrum
8 10 (8.70%) SQL
8 10 (8.70%) Business Analysis
8 10 (8.70%) SAP Security
8 10 (8.70%) ITIL V3
9 9 (7.83%) ServiceNow
9 9 (7.83%) Data Analysis
9 9 (7.83%) Logistics
9 9 (7.83%) MS Office
9 9 (7.83%) Finance
9 9 (7.83%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (6.96%) Service Management
10 8 (6.96%) ITSM
10 8 (6.96%) ISEB
11 7 (6.09%) ERP
11 7 (6.09%) XML
11 7 (6.09%) Automated Testing
11 7 (6.09%) Document Management
11 7 (6.09%) ISTQB
12 6 (5.22%) Use Case

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 4 (3.48%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.87%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (7.83%) MS Office
2 6 (5.22%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.74%) MS Project
5 1 (0.87%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (3.48%) SAP HR
2 3 (2.61%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.87%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.87%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.87%) SAP GRC
3 1 (0.87%) SAP MDM
3 1 (0.87%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.74%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.48%) Firewall
1 4 (3.48%) WAN
2 3 (2.61%) DNS
2 3 (2.61%) LAN
3 2 (1.74%) VoIP
4 1 (0.87%) DHCP
4 1 (0.87%) HTTP
4 1 (0.87%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.87%) Internet
4 1 (0.87%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (0.87%) VLAN
4 1 (0.87%) VPN
4 1 (0.87%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.48%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (3.48%) MySQL
1 4 (3.48%) Oracle Database
2 3 (2.61%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.74%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (1.74%) SAP BW
3 2 (1.74%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (1.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.87%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (0.87%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (0.87%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.87%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.87%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.87%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (9.57%) JIRA
2 5 (4.35%) Ant
2 5 (4.35%) Jenkins
2 5 (4.35%) Maven
2 5 (4.35%) SoapUI
3 3 (2.61%) TestDirector
4 2 (1.74%) ClearCase
4 2 (1.74%) HP UFT
4 2 (1.74%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (1.74%) Selenium
4 2 (1.74%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.87%) Protractor
General
1 9 (7.83%) Finance
2 3 (2.61%) Legal
3 2 (1.74%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.87%) Advertising
4 1 (0.87%) Electronics
4 1 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.09%) XML
2 5 (4.35%) SOAP
2 5 (4.35%) Web Services
3 4 (3.48%) WSDL
4 3 (2.61%) HTML
5 2 (1.74%) XSD
6 1 (0.87%) .NET
6 1 (0.87%) Ajax
6 1 (0.87%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.87%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.87%) CSS
6 1 (0.87%) JSON
6 1 (0.87%) SAP XI
6 1 (0.87%) SAPUI5
6 1 (0.87%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.83%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.48%) iPad
2 4 (3.48%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.74%) Smartcard
4 1 (0.87%) BYOD
4 1 (0.87%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (0.87%) FMCG
4 1 (0.87%) PMI
4 1 (0.87%) Replication
4 1 (0.87%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 13 (11.30%) Windows
2 6 (5.22%) Linux
3 4 (3.48%) Windows 7
4 3 (2.61%) Unix
5 2 (1.74%) CentOS
5 2 (1.74%) Mac OS X
5 2 (1.74%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.87%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (31.30%) ITIL
2 27 (23.48%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (14.78%) Project Management
4 11 (9.57%) Scrum
4 11 (9.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (8.70%) Business Analysis
5 10 (8.70%) ITIL V3
5 10 (8.70%) SAP Security
6 9 (7.83%) Data Analysis
6 9 (7.83%) Logistics
7 8 (6.96%) ITSM
7 8 (6.96%) Service Management
8 7 (6.09%) Automated Testing
8 7 (6.09%) Document Management
8 7 (6.09%) ERP
9 6 (5.22%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (5.22%) Use Case
10 5 (4.35%) Change Control
10 5 (4.35%) E-Commerce
10 5 (4.35%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (8.70%) SQL
2 5 (4.35%) Groovy
2 5 (4.35%) JavaScript
3 3 (2.61%) ABAP
3 3 (2.61%) Java
4 2 (1.74%) Perl
4 2 (1.74%) Python
4 2 (1.74%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.87%) C#
5 1 (0.87%) PHP
5 1 (0.87%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (10.43%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (6.96%) ISEB
3 7 (6.09%) ISTQB
4 5 (4.35%) Degree
5 2 (1.74%) ISEB Practitioner
5 2 (1.74%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.74%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.87%) ACCA
6 1 (0.87%) APMP
6 1 (0.87%) CBAP
6 1 (0.87%) CIMA
6 1 (0.87%) IIBA
6 1 (0.87%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.87%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.87%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.22%) SLA
2 2 (1.74%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.87%) COBIT
3 1 (0.87%) COSO
3 1 (0.87%) GAAP
3 1 (0.87%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.87%) ISO22301
3 1 (0.87%) QA
3 1 (0.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (2.61%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 30 (26.09%) SAP
2 13 (11.30%) Microsoft
3 11 (9.57%) Oracle
4 9 (7.83%) ServiceNow
5 3 (2.61%) Citrix
5 3 (2.61%) Tableau
5 3 (2.61%) VMware
6 2 (1.74%) FrontRange
6 2 (1.74%) Remedy
7 1 (0.87%) Cognos
7 1 (0.87%) Facebook
7 1 (0.87%) Siebel
7 1 (0.87%) Twitter
7 1 (0.87%) WorldPay
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