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 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 2 6 6
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 139 100 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 18.56% 14.25% 11.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.80% 15.20% 12.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 48 32
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£325 £331 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.88% -1.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £186 £97
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £476 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 25 10
Average hourly rate £12.50 £12.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £43.00 £35.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
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
702 658 499
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 93.72% 93.73% 91.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 367 323 233
Average daily rate £348 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.71% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £439
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 73 71
Average hourly rate £14.00 £23.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.13% -8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £45.00
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 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 22 May 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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +17 58 £338 -1.09% 19
Peterborough 0 49 £275 -8.33% 10
Huntingdon -2 2 £350 -30.00% 1
Analyst
East of England

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 95 (32.65%) Microsoft
2 77 (26.46%) Agile Software Development
3 75 (25.77%) Windows
4 69 (23.71%) ITIL
5 47 (16.15%) .NET
6 46 (15.81%) E-Commerce
7 44 (15.12%) MS Office
8 43 (14.78%) MS Excel
9 40 (13.75%) SQL
9 40 (13.75%) Active Directory
10 39 (13.40%) C#
10 39 (13.40%) QA
11 38 (13.06%) Finance
12 37 (12.71%) Business Analysis
13 35 (12.03%) Oracle
13 35 (12.03%) Citrix
14 34 (11.68%) Project Management
15 33 (11.34%) SpecFlow
16 31 (10.65%) Windows 7
17 28 (9.62%) BDD
18 27 (9.28%) Analytical Skills
18 27 (9.28%) Cisco
19 26 (8.93%) Manual Testing
20 24 (8.25%) Incident Management
21 22 (7.56%) Selenium
21 22 (7.56%) WebDriver
21 22 (7.56%) SQL Server
22 20 (6.87%) Stakeholder Management
22 20 (6.87%) SAP
23 19 (6.53%) PRINCE2

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 17 (5.84%) SharePoint
2 14 (4.81%) IBM Notes
3 12 (4.12%) MS Exchange
4 8 (2.75%) Exchange Server 2003
4 8 (2.75%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (1.72%) CMS
6 4 (1.37%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (1.03%) WebLogic
7 3 (1.03%) SAS
8 2 (0.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (0.69%) IIS
9 1 (0.34%) Lync
9 1 (0.34%) Confluence
9 1 (0.34%) Documentum
9 1 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.34%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 44 (15.12%) MS Office
2 43 (14.78%) MS Excel
3 10 (3.44%) MS Visio
4 7 (2.41%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (2.06%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (1.37%) MS Project
7 2 (0.69%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 6 (2.06%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.72%) WebTrends
3 2 (0.69%) MFGPRO
3 2 (0.69%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.34%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.34%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.34%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.34%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.34%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.34%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.72%) Google Analytics
2 4 (1.37%) SaaS
3 1 (0.34%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.81%) Firewall
2 10 (3.44%) Wireless
3 9 (3.09%) WAN
3 9 (3.09%) SAN
4 8 (2.75%) DNS
4 8 (2.75%) LAN
5 6 (2.06%) Intranet
5 6 (2.06%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (1.72%) DHCP
7 4 (1.37%) Internet
7 4 (1.37%) PBX
8 3 (1.03%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 2 (0.69%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (0.69%) TCP/IP
9 2 (0.69%) VPN
9 2 (0.69%) LDAP
9 2 (0.69%) WebEx
10 1 (0.34%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (7.56%) SQL Server
2 17 (5.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (5.50%) Oracle Database
4 10 (3.44%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (2.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (2.41%) Relational Database
7 6 (2.06%) FileMaker
7 6 (2.06%) RDBMS
8 5 (1.72%) Data Mining
9 4 (1.37%) SQL Server 2000
9 4 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (1.37%) Hadoop
10 3 (1.03%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (1.03%) BusinessObjects XI
10 3 (1.03%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 3 (1.03%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (1.03%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.34%) QlikView
12 1 (0.34%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 33 (11.34%) SpecFlow
2 22 (7.56%) Selenium
2 22 (7.56%) WebDriver
3 14 (4.81%) Visual Studio
4 6 (2.06%) JIRA
5 4 (1.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 4 (1.37%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.34%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.34%) MSI
6 1 (0.34%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (0.34%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.34%) Subversion
General
1 38 (13.06%) Finance
2 16 (5.50%) Retail
3 9 (3.09%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.06%) Manufacturing
4 6 (2.06%) Banking
5 2 (0.69%) Advertising
5 2 (0.69%) Legal
5 2 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.34%) Marketing
6 1 (0.34%) Local Government
6 1 (0.34%) Front Office
6 1 (0.34%) Back Office
6 1 (0.34%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (16.15%) .NET
2 17 (5.84%) .NET Framework
3 15 (5.15%) XML
4 4 (1.37%) Middleware
4 4 (1.37%) ODBC
4 4 (1.37%) Oracle Fusion
5 3 (1.03%) HTML
6 2 (0.69%) Application Packaging
7 1 (0.34%) LINQ
7 1 (0.34%) WCF
7 1 (0.34%) Visualforce
7 1 (0.34%) SOAP
7 1 (0.34%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 27 (9.28%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (5.84%) Blackberry
3 8 (2.75%) Data Structures
4 7 (2.41%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.06%) Mathematics
6 5 (1.72%) iPhone
6 5 (1.72%) iPad
6 5 (1.72%) BYOD
7 4 (1.37%) IVR
8 3 (1.03%) Data Extraction
8 3 (1.03%) CLARiiON
9 2 (0.69%) PMI
9 2 (0.69%) EPoS
9 2 (0.69%) NHS
9 2 (0.69%) LIMS
9 2 (0.69%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.34%) Statistics
10 1 (0.34%) Derivative
10 1 (0.34%) Open Source
10 1 (0.34%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 75 (25.77%) Windows
2 31 (10.65%) Windows 7
3 13 (4.47%) Windows Server 2003
3 13 (4.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (4.12%) Linux
5 10 (3.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (2.41%) Windows 8
6 7 (2.41%) Mac OS X
7 5 (1.72%) Windows XP
8 3 (1.03%) UNIX
8 3 (1.03%) Debian
9 2 (0.69%) Solaris
9 2 (0.69%) BlackBerry OS
9 2 (0.69%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.69%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (0.69%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (26.46%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (23.71%) ITIL
3 46 (15.81%) E-Commerce
4 37 (12.71%) Business Analysis
5 34 (11.68%) Project Management
6 28 (9.62%) BDD
7 26 (8.93%) Manual Testing
8 24 (8.25%) Incident Management
9 20 (6.87%) Stakeholder Management
10 19 (6.53%) PRINCE2
11 18 (6.19%) User Acceptance Testing
12 17 (5.84%) Software Testing
12 17 (5.84%) Change Management
13 16 (5.50%) Service Delivery
13 16 (5.50%) Data Analysis
14 15 (5.15%) Scrum
15 11 (3.78%) Migration
16 9 (3.09%) Waterfall
17 8 (2.75%) Analytics
17 8 (2.75%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 40 (13.75%) SQL
2 39 (13.40%) C#
3 18 (6.19%) Ruby
4 4 (1.37%) T-SQL
5 3 (1.03%) C
6 2 (0.69%) Python
6 2 (0.69%) VB
6 2 (0.69%) VBA
7 1 (0.34%) Apex Code
7 1 (0.34%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.34%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 14 (4.81%) ISEB
2 12 (4.12%) MCP
3 9 (3.09%) Degree
4 6 (2.06%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (1.37%) IIBA
6 3 (1.03%) ISTQB
6 3 (1.03%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (1.03%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.03%) CCNA
7 2 (0.69%) CISM
7 2 (0.69%) CISSP
7 2 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.69%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.69%) SSCP
8 1 (0.34%) MCDST
8 1 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.34%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.34%) CBAP
8 1 (0.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (13.40%) QA
2 11 (3.78%) SLA
3 6 (2.06%) ISO 9001
4 4 (1.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (1.37%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.69%) COBIT
6 1 (0.34%) GAAP
System Software
1 40 (13.75%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.75%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.03%) vSphere
4 1 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.34%) Terminal Server
4 1 (0.34%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (1.72%) ARCserve
2 4 (1.37%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.69%) DameWare
3 2 (0.69%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (0.69%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (0.69%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.34%) SCOM
Vendors
1 95 (32.65%) Microsoft
2 35 (12.03%) Oracle
2 35 (12.03%) Citrix
3 27 (9.28%) Cisco
4 20 (6.87%) SAP
5 19 (6.53%) Symantec
5 19 (6.53%) Adobe
6 16 (5.50%) McAfee
7 14 (4.81%) Lotus
7 14 (4.81%) VMware
8 13 (4.47%) HP
9 7 (2.41%) Remedy
10 5 (1.72%) Google
10 5 (1.72%) F5
10 5 (1.72%) WorldPay
10 5 (1.72%) CA
11 4 (1.37%) Altiris
11 4 (1.37%) BMC
11 4 (1.37%) Business Objects
11 4 (1.37%) Verint
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