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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 5 22 10
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -12
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 58 23 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 15.68% 6.34% 8.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.91% 6.78% 9.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 12 13
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£338 £341 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.09% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £179 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £488 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 4
Average hourly rate £14.00 £42.50 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.05% +73.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.30 £12.75 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.60 £45.00 £36.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
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
343 339 303
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 92.70% 93.39% 90.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 212 141
Average daily rate £350 £345 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £513 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 38 50
Average hourly rate £20.50 £39.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.10% +6.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £49.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%

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 22 May 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
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 22 May 2015.

Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridge

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 42 (38.18%) Microsoft
2 37 (33.64%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (19.09%) Project Management
3 21 (19.09%) SQL
3 21 (19.09%) MS Office
3 21 (19.09%) MS Excel
4 20 (18.18%) Windows
5 19 (17.27%) ITIL
5 19 (17.27%) Business Analysis
6 16 (14.55%) E-Commerce
6 16 (14.55%) QA
7 15 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
7 15 (13.64%) Active Directory
7 15 (13.64%) PRINCE2
7 15 (13.64%) Finance
8 14 (12.73%) SAP
8 14 (12.73%) C#
9 13 (11.82%) Scrum
9 13 (11.82%) BDD
10 12 (10.91%) SpecFlow
10 12 (10.91%) .NET
10 12 (10.91%) SharePoint
11 11 (10.00%) XML
12 10 (9.09%) Ruby
12 10 (9.09%) Incident Management
13 9 (8.18%) Data Analysis
13 9 (8.18%) .NET Framework
13 9 (8.18%) Oracle
13 9 (8.18%) MS Visio
13 9 (8.18%) Change Management

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 12 (10.91%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.73%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.73%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (1.82%) IIS
3 2 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.91%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.91%) Documentum
4 1 (0.91%) SAS
4 1 (0.91%) Confluence
4 1 (0.91%) CMS
Applications
1 21 (19.09%) MS Office
1 21 (19.09%) MS Excel
2 9 (8.18%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.73%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.82%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.82%) MS Project
4 2 (1.82%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 6 (5.45%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.82%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.91%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.91%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.91%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.91%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.91%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.91%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.91%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.91%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.64%) DHCP
1 4 (3.64%) DNS
1 4 (3.64%) Firewall
2 3 (2.73%) SAN
2 3 (2.73%) Intranet
2 3 (2.73%) Internet
3 2 (1.82%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (1.82%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (1.82%) LAN
3 2 (1.82%) WAN
3 2 (1.82%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.82%) LDAP
3 2 (1.82%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (0.91%) Wireless
4 1 (0.91%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.45%) FileMaker
1 6 (5.45%) SQL Server
1 6 (5.45%) RDBMS
1 6 (5.45%) Relational Database
2 3 (2.73%) Oracle Database
2 3 (2.73%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (2.73%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.82%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Power View
4 1 (0.91%) MS Access
4 1 (0.91%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (0.91%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.91%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 12 (10.91%) SpecFlow
2 8 (7.27%) Selenium
2 8 (7.27%) WebDriver
3 5 (4.55%) JIRA
4 1 (0.91%) MSI
4 1 (0.91%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (0.91%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.91%) Subversion
General
1 15 (13.64%) Finance
2 6 (5.45%) Manufacturing
2 6 (5.45%) Retail
3 4 (3.64%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.82%) Advertising
4 2 (1.82%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.82%) Legal
5 1 (0.91%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (10.91%) .NET
2 11 (10.00%) XML
3 9 (8.18%) .NET Framework
4 4 (3.64%) ODBC
5 2 (1.82%) HTML
6 1 (0.91%) SOAP
6 1 (0.91%) Visualforce
6 1 (0.91%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.27%) Data Structures
2 7 (6.36%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.36%) Management Information System
2 7 (6.36%) Blackberry
3 5 (4.55%) BYOD
4 2 (1.82%) CLARiiON
4 2 (1.82%) PMI
4 2 (1.82%) NHS
4 2 (1.82%) LIMS
5 1 (0.91%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.91%) Open Source
5 1 (0.91%) Data Extraction
5 1 (0.91%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.91%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.91%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 20 (18.18%) Windows
2 7 (6.36%) Linux
3 6 (5.45%) Windows 7
4 4 (3.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.73%) UNIX
6 2 (1.82%) Debian
6 2 (1.82%) Solaris
6 2 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (33.64%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (19.09%) Project Management
3 19 (17.27%) ITIL
3 19 (17.27%) Business Analysis
4 16 (14.55%) E-Commerce
5 15 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (13.64%) PRINCE2
6 13 (11.82%) Scrum
6 13 (11.82%) BDD
7 10 (9.09%) Incident Management
8 9 (8.18%) Data Analysis
8 9 (8.18%) Change Management
9 7 (6.36%) Mentoring
10 6 (5.45%) RAD
10 6 (5.45%) CRM
10 6 (5.45%) Waterfall
10 6 (5.45%) Reverse Engineering
11 5 (4.55%) Manual Testing
11 5 (4.55%) Document Management
11 5 (4.55%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 21 (19.09%) SQL
2 14 (12.73%) C#
3 10 (9.09%) Ruby
4 2 (1.82%) Python
4 2 (1.82%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.91%) SOQL
5 1 (0.91%) VB
5 1 (0.91%) VBA
5 1 (0.91%) C
5 1 (0.91%) Apex Code
5 1 (0.91%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (7.27%) ISEB
2 5 (4.55%) Degree
3 4 (3.64%) IIBA
4 2 (1.82%) CCNA
4 2 (1.82%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.91%) CISM
5 1 (0.91%) CIMA
5 1 (0.91%) SSCP
5 1 (0.91%) ACCA
5 1 (0.91%) MCSE
5 1 (0.91%) MCP
5 1 (0.91%) PMP
5 1 (0.91%) CISSP
5 1 (0.91%) CBAP
5 1 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.91%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (14.55%) QA
2 7 (6.36%) SLA
3 3 (2.73%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.82%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.91%) GAAP
5 1 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.91%) COBIT
System Software
1 15 (13.64%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.82%) vSphere
3 1 (0.91%) Terminal Server
3 1 (0.91%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.82%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.91%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 42 (38.18%) Microsoft
2 14 (12.73%) SAP
3 9 (8.18%) Oracle
4 8 (7.27%) Citrix
5 7 (6.36%) Remedy
6 5 (4.55%) WorldPay
7 4 (3.64%) F5
8 3 (2.73%) Splunk
8 3 (2.73%) Symantec
8 3 (2.73%) Cisco
8 3 (2.73%) HP
8 3 (2.73%) VMware
9 2 (1.82%) Perforce
9 2 (1.82%) Sourcefire
9 2 (1.82%) Fortinet
9 2 (1.82%) Qualys
9 2 (1.82%) Juniper
9 2 (1.82%) CheckPoint
9 2 (1.82%) EMC
9 2 (1.82%) BMC
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