The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cambridgeshire region that had Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 8 3 5
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 57 146 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 10.75% 17.38% 14.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.47% 18.25% 15.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 77 66
Median daily rate £323 £325 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.76% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £190 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £450 £394
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 24 14
Median hourly rate £13.88 £13.13 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -9.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.34 £12.00 £11.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.33 £16.60 £23.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £14.45 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-3.11% -0.34%
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
497 800 729
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 93.77% 95.24% 95.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 442 426
Median daily rate £375 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £540 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £376 £351
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +6.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 58 84
Median hourly rate £20.00 £15.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £41.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Cambridgeshire region that featured Analyst in the job title.

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 25 September 2016.

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 25 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -3 32 £338 +7.56% 13
Peterborough 0 18 £300 -14.28% 8
Huntingdon -2 4 £145 -65.88%
Analyst
East of England

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cambridgeshire region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 28 (21.37%) ITIL
1 28 (21.37%) Windows
2 27 (20.61%) SQL
3 24 (18.32%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (16.03%) Finance
4 21 (16.03%) Business Analysis
5 20 (15.27%) Microsoft
6 19 (14.50%) Active Directory
7 18 (13.74%) MS Excel
8 17 (12.98%) MS Office
9 16 (12.21%) SAP
9 16 (12.21%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (12.21%) Windows 7
10 13 (9.92%) Migration
10 13 (9.92%) Oracle
11 12 (9.16%) Project Management
11 12 (9.16%) Workflow
11 12 (9.16%) Waterfall
12 11 (8.40%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (8.40%) Degree
13 10 (7.63%) Retail
13 10 (7.63%) T-SQL
14 9 (6.87%) C#
14 9 (6.87%) Crystal Reports
14 9 (6.87%) Business Intelligence
14 9 (6.87%) Citrix
14 9 (6.87%) Service Management
14 9 (6.87%) Banking
15 8 (6.11%) SDLC
15 8 (6.11%) ISEB

Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (6.11%) SharePoint
2 6 (4.58%) IIS
3 5 (3.82%) MS Exchange
4 4 (3.05%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (2.29%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (2.29%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (2.29%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.53%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (1.53%) CMS
6 2 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.76%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.76%) SAS
7 1 (0.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 18 (13.74%) MS Excel
2 17 (12.98%) MS Office
3 6 (4.58%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (2.29%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.29%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (2.29%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.53%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (1.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.76%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.58%) Office 365
2 1 (0.76%) Force.com
2 1 (0.76%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.58%) DNS
2 5 (3.82%) DHCP
2 5 (3.82%) LAN
2 5 (3.82%) WAN
3 3 (2.29%) VoIP
4 2 (1.53%) Firewall
4 2 (1.53%) LDAP
5 1 (0.76%) 802.11
5 1 (0.76%) ATM
5 1 (0.76%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.76%) Frame Relay
5 1 (0.76%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.76%) Network Security
5 1 (0.76%) NFC
5 1 (0.76%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.76%) VPN
5 1 (0.76%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.76%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.87%) Crystal Reports
2 7 (5.34%) SQL Server
3 6 (4.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (2.29%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (2.29%) Data Mining
4 3 (2.29%) MySQL
4 3 (2.29%) OLAP
4 3 (2.29%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.53%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.53%) DB2
5 2 (1.53%) SAP Data Services
5 2 (1.53%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Power View
6 1 (0.76%) QlikView
6 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (2.29%) MSI
1 3 (2.29%) Selenium
1 3 (2.29%) SpecFlow
2 2 (1.53%) Cucumber
2 2 (1.53%) HP UFT
2 2 (1.53%) JMeter
2 2 (1.53%) SoapUI
2 2 (1.53%) WebDriver
3 1 (0.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.76%) JIRA
3 1 (0.76%) MSTest
3 1 (0.76%) NUnit
3 1 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.76%) TestDirector
3 1 (0.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (16.03%) Finance
2 10 (7.63%) Retail
3 9 (6.87%) Banking
4 6 (4.58%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.05%) Legal
5 4 (3.05%) Retail Banking
6 3 (2.29%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.53%) Games
7 2 (1.53%) Marketing
7 2 (1.53%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.76%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.34%) .NET
2 3 (2.29%) ASP.NET
2 3 (2.29%) Middleware
2 3 (2.29%) SOAP
3 2 (1.53%) WCF
3 2 (1.53%) Web Services
3 2 (1.53%) XML
4 1 (0.76%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.76%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.76%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.76%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.76%) CSS
4 1 (0.76%) HTML
4 1 (0.76%) jQuery
4 1 (0.76%) REST
4 1 (0.76%) Visualforce
4 1 (0.76%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 24 (18.32%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.05%) Blackberry
2 4 (3.05%) Data Centre
2 4 (3.05%) iPad
3 3 (2.29%) BYOD
3 3 (2.29%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.29%) User Experience
3 3 (2.29%) Visualisation
4 2 (1.53%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.53%) NHS
5 1 (0.76%) Biometrics
5 1 (0.76%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.76%) Data Extraction
5 1 (0.76%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.76%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.76%) EMV
5 1 (0.76%) EPoS
5 1 (0.76%) Informatics
5 1 (0.76%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.76%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 28 (21.37%) Windows
2 16 (12.21%) Windows 7
3 6 (4.58%) Linux
4 5 (3.82%) Windows 8
4 5 (3.82%) Windows Server
4 5 (3.82%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (3.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (3.05%) Windows XP
6 3 (2.29%) Android
6 3 (2.29%) Mac OS
6 3 (2.29%) Windows 10
7 2 (1.53%) Unix
7 2 (1.53%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (21.37%) ITIL
2 21 (16.03%) Business Analysis
3 16 (12.21%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (9.92%) Migration
5 12 (9.16%) Project Management
5 12 (9.16%) Waterfall
5 12 (9.16%) Workflow
6 11 (8.40%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (6.87%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (6.87%) Service Management
8 8 (6.11%) SDLC
9 7 (5.34%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (4.58%) BPR
10 6 (4.58%) ERP
10 6 (4.58%) ITSM
10 6 (4.58%) Validation
11 5 (3.82%) E-Commerce
11 5 (3.82%) GAP Analysis
11 5 (3.82%) Risk Management
11 5 (3.82%) UML
Programming Languages
1 27 (20.61%) SQL
2 10 (7.63%) T-SQL
3 9 (6.87%) C#
4 5 (3.82%) PowerShell
5 4 (3.05%) Java
6 3 (2.29%) VBScript
7 2 (1.53%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.76%) Apex Code
8 1 (0.76%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.76%) LINC
8 1 (0.76%) VB
8 1 (0.76%) VBA
8 1 (0.76%) X++
8 1 (0.76%) XAML
Qualifications
1 11 (8.40%) Degree
2 8 (6.11%) ISEB
3 6 (4.58%) Security Cleared
4 4 (3.05%) CCNA
4 4 (3.05%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (3.05%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (3.05%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (2.29%) MCSA
6 2 (1.53%) ACCA
6 2 (1.53%) CBAP
6 2 (1.53%) CIMA
6 2 (1.53%) IIBA
7 1 (0.76%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.76%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.76%) MCP
7 1 (0.76%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.58%) SLA
2 3 (2.29%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.53%) GAAP
System Software
1 19 (14.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.29%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (1.53%) Terminal Server
3 2 (1.53%) XenApp
3 2 (1.53%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (3.05%) SCCM
2 2 (1.53%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.76%) Nagios
3 1 (0.76%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (0.76%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 20 (15.27%) Microsoft
2 16 (12.21%) SAP
3 13 (9.92%) Oracle
4 9 (6.87%) Citrix
5 6 (4.58%) Cisco
5 6 (4.58%) Cognos
5 6 (4.58%) Remedy
5 6 (4.58%) Unisys
6 4 (3.05%) Apple
7 3 (2.29%) JD Edwards
7 3 (2.29%) MobileIron
7 3 (2.29%) Symantec
7 3 (2.29%) VMware
7 3 (2.29%) webMethods
7 3 (2.29%) WorldPay
8 2 (1.53%) BMC
8 2 (1.53%) CheckPoint
8 2 (1.53%) Nintex
9 1 (0.76%) Nokia
9 1 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
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