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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 4 7 7
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 55 35 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 17.19% 12.50% 12.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.09% 13.16% 13.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 11 28
Average daily rate
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£363 £365 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.68% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £110 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 10
Average hourly rate £15.00 £20.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £19.00 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.55 £45.50 £33.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +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
304 266 389
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.00% 95.00% 91.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 135 175
Average daily rate £380 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 37 58
Average hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +11.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £19.00 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.74 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.55% -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 27 February 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 27 February 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 46 (35.66%) Microsoft
2 38 (29.46%) Windows
3 35 (27.13%) ITIL
3 35 (27.13%) Finance
3 35 (27.13%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (23.26%) MS Excel
5 29 (22.48%) MS Office
6 23 (17.83%) Active Directory
7 22 (17.05%) QA
8 20 (15.50%) Citrix
8 20 (15.50%) E-Commerce
9 19 (14.73%) Blackberry
10 17 (13.18%) Remedy
11 15 (11.63%) SQL
12 14 (10.85%) C#
12 14 (10.85%) Business Analysis
13 13 (10.08%) Windows 7
13 13 (10.08%) ISEB
13 13 (10.08%) BDD
13 13 (10.08%) SpecFlow
14 12 (9.30%) .NET
14 12 (9.30%) SharePoint
14 12 (9.30%) Project Management
15 10 (7.75%) Ruby
15 10 (7.75%) VMware
15 10 (7.75%) .NET Framework
15 10 (7.75%) Selenium
15 10 (7.75%) SAP
16 9 (6.98%) Linux
16 9 (6.98%) Incident Management

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (9.30%) SharePoint
2 8 (6.20%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.78%) Lync
4 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.78%) SAS
Applications
1 30 (23.26%) MS Excel
2 29 (22.48%) MS Office
3 5 (3.88%) Mingle
4 4 (3.10%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (2.33%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.78%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (3.10%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.55%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.78%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.78%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.78%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.78%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.78%) Force.com
1 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.88%) Internet
1 5 (3.88%) Firewall
2 4 (3.10%) DNS
2 4 (3.10%) LAN
2 4 (3.10%) WAN
2 4 (3.10%) DHCP
3 3 (2.33%) LDAP
3 3 (2.33%) ADSL
3 3 (2.33%) Broadband
3 3 (2.33%) ISDN
3 3 (2.33%) VPN
3 3 (2.33%) Intranet
4 2 (1.55%) SAN
4 2 (1.55%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.55%) PBX
4 2 (1.55%) VoIP
4 2 (1.55%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (1.55%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (1.55%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (0.78%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.10%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.55%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.55%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (1.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Power View
4 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.78%) MS Access
4 1 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.78%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 13 (10.08%) SpecFlow
2 10 (7.75%) Selenium
3 8 (6.20%) WebDriver
4 4 (3.10%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (1.55%) JIRA
6 1 (0.78%) SoapUI
General
1 35 (27.13%) Finance
2 9 (6.98%) Advertising
3 4 (3.10%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.55%) Marketing
4 2 (1.55%) Retail
4 2 (1.55%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.78%) Front Office
5 1 (0.78%) Electronics
5 1 (0.78%) General Ledger
5 1 (0.78%) Publishing
5 1 (0.78%) French Language
5 1 (0.78%) German Language
5 1 (0.78%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (9.30%) .NET
2 10 (7.75%) .NET Framework
3 5 (3.88%) XML
4 3 (2.33%) HTML
5 1 (0.78%) SOAP
5 1 (0.78%) Web Services
5 1 (0.78%) LINQ
5 1 (0.78%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.73%) Blackberry
2 9 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.33%) Data Structures
3 3 (2.33%) PMI
4 2 (1.55%) NHS
4 2 (1.55%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (1.55%) Data Extraction
5 1 (0.78%) DTV
5 1 (0.78%) LIMS
5 1 (0.78%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.78%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 38 (29.46%) Windows
2 13 (10.08%) Windows 7
3 9 (6.98%) Linux
4 7 (5.43%) Windows XP
5 5 (3.88%) CentOS
5 5 (3.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (3.10%) Mac OS X
6 4 (3.10%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (3.10%) Android
7 2 (1.55%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.55%) Solaris
7 2 (1.55%) UNIX
7 2 (1.55%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.55%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.55%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.55%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.78%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (27.13%) ITIL
1 35 (27.13%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (15.50%) E-Commerce
3 14 (10.85%) Business Analysis
4 13 (10.08%) BDD
5 12 (9.30%) Project Management
6 9 (6.98%) Incident Management
6 9 (6.98%) Mentoring
7 8 (6.20%) Migration
7 8 (6.20%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (6.20%) Change Management
8 7 (5.43%) Service Management
8 7 (5.43%) Service Delivery
8 7 (5.43%) Scrum
8 7 (5.43%) Test Scripting
8 7 (5.43%) Manual Testing
9 6 (4.65%) Data Migration
9 6 (4.65%) Waterfall
9 6 (4.65%) PRINCE2
10 5 (3.88%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 15 (11.63%) SQL
2 14 (10.85%) C#
3 10 (7.75%) Ruby
4 3 (2.33%) VBA
4 3 (2.33%) Python
5 2 (1.55%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.55%) VB
5 2 (1.55%) C
6 1 (0.78%) Apex Code
6 1 (0.78%) SOQL
6 1 (0.78%) Java
6 1 (0.78%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.78%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (10.08%) ISEB
2 5 (3.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (3.10%) PMI Certification
3 4 (3.10%) IIBA
4 3 (2.33%) Degree
4 3 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.55%) PMP
5 2 (1.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (1.55%) MCP
6 1 (0.78%) MCSE
6 1 (0.78%) CCNA
6 1 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.78%) CBAP
6 1 (0.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (17.05%) QA
2 5 (3.88%) SLA
3 2 (1.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.55%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.78%) HL7
System Software
1 23 (17.83%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.55%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.78%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 46 (35.66%) Microsoft
2 20 (15.50%) Citrix
3 17 (13.18%) Remedy
4 10 (7.75%) SAP
4 10 (7.75%) VMware
5 5 (3.88%) HP
6 4 (3.10%) Dell
6 4 (3.10%) Cisco
6 4 (3.10%) BMC
7 3 (2.33%) F5
8 2 (1.55%) MobileIron
8 2 (1.55%) ServiceNow
8 2 (1.55%) Symantec
8 2 (1.55%) 3PAR
8 2 (1.55%) Sourcefire
8 2 (1.55%) Fortinet
8 2 (1.55%) Planview
8 2 (1.55%) Qualys
8 2 (1.55%) Polycom
8 2 (1.55%) Avaya
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