The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Cambridgeshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 7 6 7
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 108 80 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 14.98% 13.33% 14.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.91% 14.79% 14.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 49 42
Average daily rate £320 £375 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.66% -0.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £223 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £400 £437
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 10 24
Average hourly rate £18.00 £12.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.00% +4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.90 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £35.00 £36.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Job Titles Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
679 541 755
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 94.17% 90.17% 95.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 328 246 369
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 76 95
Average hourly rate £23.00 £20.00 £33.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -40.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Analyst
East of England

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Peterborough +1 55 £245 -36.77% 10
Cambridge -6 32 £358 +2.14% 7
Huntingdon - - - - 1
St Neots - - - -
Analyst
East of England

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 55 (28.95%) Windows
2 50 (26.32%) Finance
3 34 (17.89%) Active Directory
4 32 (16.84%) Cisco
4 32 (16.84%) ITIL
5 28 (14.74%) HP
5 28 (14.74%) Migration
6 25 (13.16%) Microsoft
7 23 (12.11%) Business Analysis
8 22 (11.58%) SQL Server
9 21 (11.05%) MS Office
10 20 (10.53%) SQL
10 20 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
10 20 (10.53%) Retail
10 20 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
11 19 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
11 19 (10.00%) Hyper-V
11 19 (10.00%) Windows 7
12 18 (9.47%) Exchange Server 2010
12 18 (9.47%) MS Exchange
13 17 (8.95%) SharePoint
13 17 (8.95%) E-Commerce
13 17 (8.95%) Firewall
14 16 (8.42%) Change Management
14 16 (8.42%) Exchange Server 2003
14 16 (8.42%) .NET
15 15 (7.89%) Project Management
16 14 (7.37%) Stakeholder Management
17 13 (6.84%) ISEB
17 13 (6.84%) Data Migration

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 18 (9.47%) Exchange Server 2010
1 18 (9.47%) MS Exchange
2 17 (8.95%) SharePoint
3 16 (8.42%) Exchange Server 2003
4 9 (4.74%) IBM Notes
5 5 (2.63%) SAS
6 2 (1.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (1.05%) Lync
7 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 21 (11.05%) MS Office
2 6 (3.16%) MS Excel
3 4 (2.11%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.58%) Mingle
4 3 (1.58%) Photoshop
4 3 (1.58%) MS Project
5 1 (0.53%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.53%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (3.68%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.05%) Magento
3 1 (0.53%) SAP HCM
3 1 (0.53%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.53%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.53%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.53%) SAP PS
3 1 (0.53%) SAP WM
3 1 (0.53%) MFGPRO
3 1 (0.53%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.53%) SAP CS
3 1 (0.53%) SAP FI/CO
Communications & Networking
1 17 (8.95%) Firewall
2 12 (6.32%) WAN
2 12 (6.32%) Wireless
3 9 (4.74%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (3.68%) LAN
5 5 (2.63%) SAN
6 4 (2.11%) ADSL
7 3 (1.58%) Intranet
8 2 (1.05%) Internet
8 2 (1.05%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.53%) ZigBee
9 1 (0.53%) Network Security
9 1 (0.53%) Bluetooth
9 1 (0.53%) GSM
9 1 (0.53%) VoIP
9 1 (0.53%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.53%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.53%) RFID
9 1 (0.53%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.53%) Frame Relay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (11.58%) SQL Server
2 19 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (3.16%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (2.11%) EDMS
5 4 (2.11%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.58%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.53%) Spotfire
7 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.53%) MySQL
7 1 (0.53%) Cognos Powerplay
7 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (2.11%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.53%) WebDriver
3 1 (0.53%) Selenium
3 1 (0.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.53%) JMeter
General
1 50 (26.32%) Finance
2 20 (10.53%) Retail
3 8 (4.21%) Pharmaceutical
4 6 (3.16%) Banking
5 5 (2.63%) Back Office
5 5 (2.63%) Retail Banking
6 3 (1.58%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.05%) Marketing
7 2 (1.05%) General Ledger
7 2 (1.05%) Front Office
7 2 (1.05%) Legal
7 2 (1.05%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.53%) Publishing
8 1 (0.53%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (8.42%) .NET
2 8 (4.21%) ASP.NET
3 6 (3.16%) Web Services
4 3 (1.58%) CSS
4 3 (1.58%) HTML
5 2 (1.05%) Application Packaging
6 1 (0.53%) Velocity
6 1 (0.53%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (4.74%) Management Information System
2 7 (3.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (1.05%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.05%) Graphic Design
3 2 (1.05%) NHS
3 2 (1.05%) Blackberry
3 2 (1.05%) Wiki
3 2 (1.05%) iPhone
3 2 (1.05%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.53%) Visualisation
4 1 (0.53%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (0.53%) Data Conversion
4 1 (0.53%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.53%) Mainframe
4 1 (0.53%) EPoS
4 1 (0.53%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 55 (28.95%) Windows
2 20 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
2 20 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (10.00%) Windows 7
4 8 (4.21%) Mac OS X
4 8 (4.21%) Windows XP
5 7 (3.68%) Linux
6 3 (1.58%) UNIX
7 2 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.53%) Android
8 1 (0.53%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (16.84%) ITIL
2 28 (14.74%) Migration
3 23 (12.11%) Business Analysis
4 17 (8.95%) E-Commerce
5 16 (8.42%) Change Management
6 15 (7.89%) Project Management
7 14 (7.37%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (6.84%) Data Migration
9 11 (5.79%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (5.79%) Change Control
10 9 (4.74%) Incident Management
10 9 (4.74%) Use Case
11 8 (4.21%) Test Scripting
12 7 (3.68%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (3.68%) Service Delivery
12 7 (3.68%) Logistics
12 7 (3.68%) Systems Analysis
13 6 (3.16%) Workflow
13 6 (3.16%) Integration Testing
14 5 (2.63%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 20 (10.53%) SQL
2 6 (3.16%) C#
3 4 (2.11%) PHP
4 3 (1.58%) JavaScript
4 3 (1.58%) C++
4 3 (1.58%) VBA
4 3 (1.58%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.05%) Java
5 2 (1.05%) Perl
5 2 (1.05%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.53%) R
6 1 (0.53%) VB
6 1 (0.53%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.53%) Python
6 1 (0.53%) Progress 4GL
Qualifications
1 13 (6.84%) ISEB
2 7 (3.68%) MCP
3 6 (3.16%) Degree
4 2 (1.05%) CIMA
4 2 (1.05%) CCNA
4 2 (1.05%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.05%) ACCA
5 1 (0.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.53%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.26%) QA
2 4 (2.11%) CDISC
3 2 (1.05%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.53%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 34 (17.89%) Active Directory
2 19 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (1.58%) ARCserve
2 2 (1.05%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (0.53%) SCCM
3 1 (0.53%) SCOM
3 1 (0.53%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.53%) WSUS
Vendors
1 32 (16.84%) Cisco
2 28 (14.74%) HP
3 25 (13.16%) Microsoft
4 11 (5.79%) SAP
5 10 (5.26%) Symantec
5 10 (5.26%) Oracle
6 9 (4.74%) Citrix
6 9 (4.74%) Lotus
7 8 (4.21%) Adobe
7 8 (4.21%) McAfee
8 7 (3.68%) Altiris
9 4 (2.11%) CA
9 4 (2.11%) Cognos
10 3 (1.58%) Riverbed
10 3 (1.58%) iRise
11 2 (1.05%) VMware
11 2 (1.05%) Apple
11 2 (1.05%) Tableau
11 2 (1.05%) Exinda
12 1 (0.53%) Vertica
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £250 - £260 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough
Volt
Rate: £26.97 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Peterborough
Quantica Technology - London
Posted: 4 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Franklin Bates
Rate: From £400 to £425 per day
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