The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Analyst
Rank 31 - 42
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 9 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.80% - 1.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.95% - 2.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 2
Average daily rate
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£350 - £448
90% offered a daily rate of more than £166 - £446
10% offered a daily rate of more than £386 - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.13 £27.20 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +23.63%
Senior 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
305 248 389
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.02% 93.94% 96.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 124 184
Average daily rate £350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £488 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 38 53
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% -5.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.20 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £43.00 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

Senior Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Senior Analyst in the job title across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Senior Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Senior Analyst across the Cambridge region.

Senior Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Senior Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Analyst across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Senior Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

Senior Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Senior Analyst across the Cambridge region.

Senior Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Senior Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Senior 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 Senior Analyst in their job title.

1 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) Change Management
2 7 (50.00%) Windows
2 7 (50.00%) MS Office
3 6 (42.86%) SQL
3 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
3 6 (42.86%) SharePoint
3 6 (42.86%) QA
4 5 (35.71%) E-Commerce
5 4 (28.57%) ISEB
5 4 (28.57%) Workflow
5 4 (28.57%) Finance
5 4 (28.57%) Mingle
6 3 (21.43%) Portfolio Management
6 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
6 3 (21.43%) VMware
6 3 (21.43%) PMI
6 3 (21.43%) PMI Certification
7 2 (14.29%) Linux
7 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 2 (14.29%) SAP
7 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (14.29%) Programme Management
7 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
7 2 (14.29%) Manual Testing
8 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
8 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (7.14%) CentOS

Senior Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Senior 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 Senior Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (42.86%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (50.00%) MS Office
2 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
3 4 (28.57%) Mingle
4 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) SAN
1 1 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Power View
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) WebDriver
1 1 (7.14%) SpecFlow
1 1 (7.14%) Selenium
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) XML
1 1 (7.14%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) CentOS
3 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) Change Management
3 5 (35.71%) E-Commerce
4 4 (28.57%) Workflow
5 3 (21.43%) Portfolio Management
5 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
6 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (14.29%) Programme Management
6 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 2 (14.29%) Manual Testing
7 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
7 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
7 1 (7.14%) BDD
7 1 (7.14%) Coaching
7 1 (7.14%) Linear Regression
7 1 (7.14%) Analytics
7 1 (7.14%) Quality Management
7 1 (7.14%) Migration
7 1 (7.14%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) VBA
2 1 (7.14%) C
2 1 (7.14%) C#
2 1 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) ISEB
2 3 (21.43%) PMI Certification
3 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (7.14%) Degree
3 1 (7.14%) MCP
3 1 (7.14%) PMP
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) VMware
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) SAP
3 1 (7.14%) Perforce
3 1 (7.14%) Planview
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco
3 1 (7.14%) HP
3 1 (7.14%) Citrix
3 1 (7.14%) NetApp