The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cambridge region that had Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 6 3 21
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +18
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 43 60 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 11.08% 16.26% 7.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.59% 16.90% 8.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 31 14
Median daily rate £340 £350 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -2.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £250 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 8
Median hourly rate £14.34 £14.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.41% -67.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.01 £13.30 £18.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.67 £18.60 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -3.44%
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
371 355 332
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.62% 96.21% 94.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 227 202
Median daily rate £413 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 36 39
Median hourly rate £37.50 £20.88 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+79.64% -46.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £43.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.70 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.78% -1.76%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Cambridge region that featured Analyst in the job title.

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 5 May 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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cambridge region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 26 (24.76%) SAP
2 25 (23.81%) ITIL
3 21 (20.00%) Oracle
4 15 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (13.33%) Project Management
5 14 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (12.38%) Windows
7 12 (11.43%) Business Analysis
8 11 (10.48%) SQL
8 11 (10.48%) Finance
8 11 (10.48%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (9.52%) Microsoft
10 9 (8.57%) MS Excel
10 9 (8.57%) MS Office
11 8 (7.62%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (7.62%) Data Analysis
11 8 (7.62%) Logistics
11 8 (7.62%) SAP Security
12 7 (6.67%) ITIL V3
12 7 (6.67%) E-Commerce
12 7 (6.67%) ERP
12 7 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
12 7 (6.67%) HTML
12 7 (6.67%) MySQL
12 7 (6.67%) Service Management
13 6 (5.71%) ITSM
13 6 (5.71%) Java
13 6 (5.71%) Linux
13 6 (5.71%) Data Warehouse
13 6 (5.71%) SLA

Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (3.81%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.95%) Apache
2 1 (0.95%) CMS
2 1 (0.95%) IIS
2 1 (0.95%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (0.95%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (8.57%) MS Excel
1 9 (8.57%) MS Office
2 2 (1.90%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.90%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.95%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (3.81%) SAP HR
2 3 (2.86%) SAP ERP
2 3 (2.86%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (0.95%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.95%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.95%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.95%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.95%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.90%) Firewall
1 2 (1.90%) LAN
1 2 (1.90%) WAN
2 1 (0.95%) DNS
2 1 (0.95%) HTTP
2 1 (0.95%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.67%) MySQL
2 6 (5.71%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (4.76%) SQL Server
4 4 (3.81%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.86%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.86%) SAP Data Services
6 2 (1.90%) Data Mining
6 2 (1.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.95%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.95%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.95%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.95%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.95%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.95%) QlikView
7 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (2.86%) TestDirector
2 2 (1.90%) ClearCase
2 2 (1.90%) HP UFT
2 2 (1.90%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.95%) JIRA
3 1 (0.95%) Protractor
3 1 (0.95%) Selenium
3 1 (0.95%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (10.48%) Finance
2 2 (1.90%) Aerospace
2 2 (1.90%) Legal
2 2 (1.90%) Marketing
3 1 (0.95%) Advertising
3 1 (0.95%) Banking
3 1 (0.95%) Electronics
3 1 (0.95%) Local Government
3 1 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (0.95%) Retail
3 1 (0.95%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.67%) HTML
2 4 (3.81%) XML
3 3 (2.86%) Ajax
3 3 (2.86%) CSS
4 2 (1.90%) XSD
5 1 (0.95%) .NET
5 1 (0.95%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.95%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.95%) jQuery
5 1 (0.95%) JSON
5 1 (0.95%) LINQ
5 1 (0.95%) Middleware
5 1 (0.95%) SAPUI5
5 1 (0.95%) Web Dynpro
5 1 (0.95%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.48%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.81%) iPad
4 3 (2.86%) NHS
5 2 (1.90%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.90%) BYOD
5 2 (1.90%) PMI
5 2 (1.90%) Smartcard
6 1 (0.95%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.95%) FMCG
6 1 (0.95%) Replication
6 1 (0.95%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (12.38%) Windows
2 6 (5.71%) Linux
3 3 (2.86%) Unix
4 1 (0.95%) AIX
4 1 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.95%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (23.81%) ITIL
2 15 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (13.33%) Project Management
3 14 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (11.43%) Business Analysis
5 8 (7.62%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (7.62%) Data Analysis
5 8 (7.62%) Logistics
5 8 (7.62%) SAP Security
6 7 (6.67%) E-Commerce
6 7 (6.67%) ERP
6 7 (6.67%) ITIL V3
6 7 (6.67%) Service Management
7 6 (5.71%) ITSM
8 5 (4.76%) Change Control
8 5 (4.76%) Service Delivery
9 4 (3.81%) Data Mapping
9 4 (3.81%) Resource Management
9 4 (3.81%) Service Design
9 4 (3.81%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 11 (10.48%) SQL
2 6 (5.71%) Java
3 5 (4.76%) Perl
3 5 (4.76%) Python
4 4 (3.81%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.86%) ABAP
5 3 (2.86%) PHP
6 2 (1.90%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.90%) VBA
7 1 (0.95%) C#
7 1 (0.95%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.95%) VB
7 1 (0.95%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (5.71%) Degree
3 4 (3.81%) CBAP
3 4 (3.81%) IIBA
3 4 (3.81%) ISEB
3 4 (3.81%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.90%) ACCA
4 2 (1.90%) CIMA
4 2 (1.90%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.90%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.90%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.95%) APMP
5 1 (0.95%) CISA
5 1 (0.95%) CISM
5 1 (0.95%) CISSP
5 1 (0.95%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.71%) SLA
2 4 (3.81%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.90%) GAAP
4 1 (0.95%) COBIT
4 1 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.95%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.86%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 26 (24.76%) SAP
2 21 (20.00%) Oracle
3 10 (9.52%) Microsoft
4 4 (3.81%) Tableau
5 3 (2.86%) Siebel
5 3 (2.86%) VMware
6 2 (1.90%) Citrix
6 2 (1.90%) Cognos
6 2 (1.90%) FrontRange
6 2 (1.90%) Remedy
6 2 (1.90%) ServiceNow
6 2 (1.90%) WorldPay
7 1 (0.95%) Facebook
7 1 (0.95%) HP
7 1 (0.95%) Nintex
7 1 (0.95%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.95%) Twitter