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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 10 4 10
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +6
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 50 51 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 11.11% 13.71% 13.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.93% 14.61% 14.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 18 17
Average daily rate
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£260 £381 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.80% +27.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £193 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £475 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.74% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 13
Average hourly rate £20.00 £12.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -64.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £11.00 £11.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.38 £20.00 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
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
419 349 390
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 93.11% 93.82% 94.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 155 176
Average daily rate £370 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £508 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 36 88
Average hourly rate £24.50 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £57.30 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 19 September 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridge

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 30 (39.47%) Finance
2 15 (19.74%) Windows
2 15 (19.74%) MS Excel
2 15 (19.74%) Microsoft
2 15 (19.74%) Active Directory
2 15 (19.74%) Citrix
3 14 (18.42%) ITIL
4 13 (17.11%) VMware
4 13 (17.11%) Remedy
5 12 (15.79%) Blackberry
5 12 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (14.47%) Project Management
7 10 (13.16%) E-Commerce
8 9 (11.84%) Test Scripting
9 8 (10.53%) SharePoint
9 8 (10.53%) Firewall
10 7 (9.21%) Advertising
10 7 (9.21%) Migration
10 7 (9.21%) Pharmaceutical
11 6 (7.89%) Service Management
11 6 (7.89%) Information Management
11 6 (7.89%) Knowledge Management
11 6 (7.89%) HP
11 6 (7.89%) User Stories
12 5 (6.58%) Remedy ITSM
12 5 (6.58%) Web Development
12 5 (6.58%) User Acceptance Testing
12 5 (6.58%) Windows 7
12 5 (6.58%) Exchange Server 2010
12 5 (6.58%) Cisco

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 8 (10.53%) SharePoint
2 5 (6.58%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (6.58%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 15 (19.74%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.58%) MS Office
3 4 (5.26%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.32%) SPSS
5 1 (1.32%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (6.58%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (5.26%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (2.63%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (2.63%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.32%) Dynamics GP
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.53%) Firewall
2 5 (6.58%) VPN
3 4 (5.26%) ADSL
3 4 (5.26%) Broadband
3 4 (5.26%) ISDN
3 4 (5.26%) MPLS
3 4 (5.26%) SSL
3 4 (5.26%) Ethernet
4 2 (2.63%) LAN
4 2 (2.63%) WAN
4 2 (2.63%) SAN
4 2 (2.63%) Internet
5 1 (1.32%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (1.32%) Intranet
5 1 (1.32%) DNS
5 1 (1.32%) DHCP
5 1 (1.32%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.63%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (1.32%) Spotfire
2 1 (1.32%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.63%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (2.63%) Selenium
2 1 (1.32%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.32%) SoapUI
General
1 30 (39.47%) Finance
2 7 (9.21%) Advertising
2 7 (9.21%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (3.95%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.63%) General Ledger
4 2 (2.63%) Marketing
5 1 (1.32%) French Language
5 1 (1.32%) German Language
5 1 (1.32%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.95%) .NET
2 2 (2.63%) HTML
2 2 (2.63%) XML
3 1 (1.32%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.32%) Application Packaging
3 1 (1.32%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.79%) Blackberry
2 3 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.63%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.63%) CLARiiON
3 2 (2.63%) PMI
4 1 (1.32%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.32%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.32%) NHS
4 1 (1.32%) Firmware
4 1 (1.32%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.32%) CCTV
4 1 (1.32%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 15 (19.74%) Windows
2 5 (6.58%) Windows 7
3 4 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.63%) Linux
4 2 (2.63%) Windows 8
4 2 (2.63%) Android
5 1 (1.32%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.32%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (18.42%) ITIL
2 12 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (14.47%) Project Management
4 10 (13.16%) E-Commerce
5 9 (11.84%) Test Scripting
6 7 (9.21%) Migration
7 6 (7.89%) Service Management
7 6 (7.89%) Information Management
7 6 (7.89%) Knowledge Management
7 6 (7.89%) User Stories
8 5 (6.58%) Web Development
8 5 (6.58%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (6.58%) Incident Management
9 4 (5.26%) Regression Testing
9 4 (5.26%) BPR
9 4 (5.26%) ERP
9 4 (5.26%) PRINCE2
9 4 (5.26%) Portfolio Management
9 4 (5.26%) Use Case
9 4 (5.26%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.26%) SQL
1 4 (5.26%) Python
2 3 (3.95%) C
3 2 (2.63%) C++
3 2 (2.63%) Java
3 2 (2.63%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.63%) PHP
3 2 (2.63%) PL/SQL
3 2 (2.63%) VBA
4 1 (1.32%) VB
4 1 (1.32%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 4 (5.26%) PMI Certification
1 4 (5.26%) ISEB
2 2 (2.63%) MCSE
2 2 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.63%) CCNA
2 2 (2.63%) PMP
2 2 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.32%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.32%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.32%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.26%) SLA
2 2 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 15 (19.74%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.63%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.32%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (19.74%) Microsoft
1 15 (19.74%) Citrix
2 13 (17.11%) VMware
2 13 (17.11%) Remedy
3 6 (7.89%) HP
4 5 (6.58%) Cisco
4 5 (6.58%) BMC
4 5 (6.58%) Oracle
5 4 (5.26%) 3PAR
5 4 (5.26%) Imperva
5 4 (5.26%) WatchGuard
6 2 (2.63%) Business Objects
6 2 (2.63%) Cognos
6 2 (2.63%) EMC
6 2 (2.63%) F5
6 2 (2.63%) Planview
7 1 (1.32%) Polycom
7 1 (1.32%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.32%) MobileIron
7 1 (1.32%) Dell
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