The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire 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 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 6 8 4
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 113 101 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 13.90% 12.56% 15.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.81% 13.50% 16.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 54 48
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£325 £316 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.76% -13.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £154 £149
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £450 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £331 £330
% change year-on-year
+5.74% +0.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 15 21
Average hourly rate £12.50 £13.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.70 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.35 £31.00 £26.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
Analyst
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire 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
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
763 748 697
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 93.85% 93.03% 94.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 454 416 314
Average daily rate £363 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 73 81
Average hourly rate £19.75 £22.00 £26.45
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.22% -16.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £40.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.23
% change year-on-year
- -4.20%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 27 July 2015.

Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Analyst
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 27 July 2015.

Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 27 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +5 60 £325 +8.33% 21
Peterborough 0 37 £200 -33.88% 15
Huntingdon +1 2 £350 -30.00% 3
Analyst
East of England

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 76 (30.16%) Windows
2 72 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 67 (26.59%) ITIL
4 46 (18.25%) Agile Software Development
5 45 (17.86%) MS Office
6 42 (16.67%) Active Directory
7 39 (15.48%) MS Excel
8 36 (14.29%) Citrix
9 34 (13.49%) SQL
10 33 (13.10%) Business Analysis
10 33 (13.10%) Windows 7
11 32 (12.70%) Cisco
12 30 (11.90%) Project Management
12 30 (11.90%) Incident Management
13 29 (11.51%) Oracle
13 29 (11.51%) SQL Server
13 29 (11.51%) Finance
14 27 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
14 27 (10.71%) E-Commerce
15 24 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
16 20 (7.94%) .NET
17 19 (7.54%) C#
17 19 (7.54%) PRINCE2
17 19 (7.54%) SharePoint
18 18 (7.14%) Linux
18 18 (7.14%) ERP
18 18 (7.14%) Adobe
19 17 (6.75%) MS Exchange
19 17 (6.75%) Firewall
20 16 (6.35%) Service Delivery

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 19 (7.54%) SharePoint
2 17 (6.75%) MS Exchange
3 13 (5.16%) IBM Notes
4 11 (4.37%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (3.97%) Exchange Server 2003
6 6 (2.38%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (1.59%) Tomcat
8 4 (1.59%) IIS
9 3 (1.19%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.40%) CMS
10 1 (0.40%) Oracle Application Server
10 1 (0.40%) Documentum
10 1 (0.40%) Confluence
10 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.40%) Lync
Applications
1 45 (17.86%) MS Office
2 39 (15.48%) MS Excel
3 10 (3.97%) MS Visio
3 10 (3.97%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.98%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (1.19%) MS Project
6 1 (0.40%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 7 (2.78%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (2.38%) Dynamics NAV
3 5 (1.98%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (1.98%) WebTrends
4 4 (1.59%) Oracle ERP
5 3 (1.19%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (1.19%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.79%) MFGPRO
7 1 (0.40%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.40%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.40%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.40%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 1 (0.40%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.40%) Unica
7 1 (0.40%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.40%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.98%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.79%) Office 365
3 1 (0.40%) Silverpop
3 1 (0.40%) Force.com
3 1 (0.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (6.75%) Firewall
2 13 (5.16%) SAN
2 13 (5.16%) LAN
2 13 (5.16%) WAN
3 11 (4.37%) Wireless
4 8 (3.17%) DHCP
4 8 (3.17%) DNS
5 5 (1.98%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (1.59%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 3 (1.19%) TCP/IP
7 3 (1.19%) VPN
7 3 (1.19%) VoIP
7 3 (1.19%) Internet
8 2 (0.79%) LDAP
8 2 (0.79%) WebEx
8 2 (0.79%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (0.79%) Intranet
9 1 (0.40%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.40%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (11.51%) SQL Server
2 16 (6.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (4.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (2.78%) Relational Database
6 6 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (2.38%) FileMaker
6 6 (2.38%) Data Mining
6 6 (2.38%) RDBMS
7 5 (1.98%) Hadoop
7 5 (1.98%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (1.98%) Oracle Database
8 4 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (1.19%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (1.19%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.40%) EDRMS
10 1 (0.40%) UniData
10 1 (0.40%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.40%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 15 (5.95%) SpecFlow
2 13 (5.16%) Selenium
3 11 (4.37%) WebDriver
4 6 (2.38%) JIRA
5 5 (1.98%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 3 (1.19%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.79%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (0.79%) NUnit
7 2 (0.79%) Subversion
8 1 (0.40%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.40%) MSI
8 1 (0.40%) MSTest
8 1 (0.40%) Rhino Mocks
8 1 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.40%) SoapUI
General
1 29 (11.51%) Finance
2 15 (5.95%) Retail
3 11 (4.37%) Manufacturing
4 7 (2.78%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.59%) Banking
6 2 (0.79%) Advertising
6 2 (0.79%) Legal
6 2 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (0.79%) Back Office
6 2 (0.79%) Marketing
7 1 (0.40%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (7.94%) .NET
2 10 (3.97%) XML
3 6 (2.38%) .NET Framework
4 4 (1.59%) Oracle Fusion
4 4 (1.59%) ODBC
4 4 (1.59%) Middleware
5 2 (0.79%) ASP.NET
5 2 (0.79%) SOAP
5 2 (0.79%) WCF
6 1 (0.40%) Visualforce
6 1 (0.40%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.40%) HTML
6 1 (0.40%) CSS
6 1 (0.40%) JFC
6 1 (0.40%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 24 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (5.16%) Blackberry
3 10 (3.97%) HP Storage
4 7 (2.78%) Management Information System
4 7 (2.78%) Mathematics
5 6 (2.38%) Data Structures
6 5 (1.98%) BYOD
7 4 (1.59%) NHS
7 4 (1.59%) LIMS
7 4 (1.59%) CLARiiON
8 3 (1.19%) iPad
8 3 (1.19%) iPhone
9 2 (0.79%) Clustering
9 2 (0.79%) EPoS
9 2 (0.79%) HP StoreVirtual
10 1 (0.40%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.40%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.40%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.40%) Derivative
10 1 (0.40%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 76 (30.16%) Windows
2 33 (13.10%) Windows 7
3 18 (7.14%) Linux
4 16 (6.35%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (6.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (3.57%) Mac OS X
7 5 (1.98%) UNIX
7 5 (1.98%) Windows 8
8 4 (1.59%) Debian
8 4 (1.59%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.79%) Solaris
9 2 (0.79%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.79%) Android
9 2 (0.79%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.79%) BlackBerry OS
9 2 (0.79%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (0.79%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (26.59%) ITIL
2 46 (18.25%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (13.10%) Business Analysis
4 30 (11.90%) Incident Management
4 30 (11.90%) Project Management
5 27 (10.71%) E-Commerce
5 27 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 19 (7.54%) PRINCE2
7 18 (7.14%) ERP
8 16 (6.35%) Service Delivery
9 14 (5.56%) Change Management
9 14 (5.56%) Scrum
10 11 (4.37%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (4.37%) Manual Testing
10 11 (4.37%) BDD
10 11 (4.37%) Analytics
11 10 (3.97%) ITSM
12 9 (3.57%) RAD
12 9 (3.57%) Data Analysis
13 8 (3.17%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 34 (13.49%) SQL
2 19 (7.54%) C#
3 6 (2.38%) T-SQL
4 5 (1.98%) Ruby
4 5 (1.98%) PL/SQL
5 3 (1.19%) Java
5 3 (1.19%) Perl
6 2 (0.79%) VB
7 1 (0.40%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.40%) VBA
7 1 (0.40%) Python
7 1 (0.40%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.40%) MATLAB
7 1 (0.40%) C++
7 1 (0.40%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.40%) Apex Code
7 1 (0.40%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 13 (5.16%) MCP
2 12 (4.76%) Degree
3 9 (3.57%) ISEB
4 6 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (2.38%) CCNA
4 6 (2.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 5 (1.98%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.79%) CISSP
7 2 (0.79%) IIBA
7 2 (0.79%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.79%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.79%) SSCP
7 2 (0.79%) CISM
7 2 (0.79%) MCDST
8 1 (0.40%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.40%) CIMA
8 1 (0.40%) CBAP
8 1 (0.40%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.35%) QA
2 12 (4.76%) SLA
3 7 (2.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (1.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.98%) ISO 9001
5 4 (1.59%) PCI DSS
6 3 (1.19%) COSO
7 2 (0.79%) COBIT
8 1 (0.40%) GAAP
System Software
1 42 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 9 (3.57%) Hyper-V
3 5 (1.98%) vSphere
4 2 (0.79%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.79%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.40%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.40%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.40%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (3.17%) ARCserve
2 2 (0.79%) DameWare
2 2 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.79%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.40%) SCOM
Vendors
1 72 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 36 (14.29%) Citrix
3 32 (12.70%) Cisco
4 29 (11.51%) Oracle
5 18 (7.14%) Adobe
6 16 (6.35%) Symantec
7 15 (5.95%) McAfee
7 15 (5.95%) HP
8 13 (5.16%) Lotus
9 12 (4.76%) VMware
10 10 (3.97%) SAP
11 8 (3.17%) CA
12 6 (2.38%) Remedy
12 6 (2.38%) F5
13 5 (1.98%) WorldPay
13 5 (1.98%) Google
14 4 (1.59%) CheckPoint
14 4 (1.59%) Red Hat
14 4 (1.59%) EMC
15 3 (1.19%) BMC
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