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 August 2014 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 6 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 111 132 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 13.37% 17.32% 20.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.27% 18.38% 21.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 51 62
Average daily rate
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£300 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £200 £103
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £475 £409
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.51% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 20 38
Average hourly rate £19.00 £12.25 £24.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.10% -49.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.70 £10.95 £11.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £27.35 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.88 £14.38 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.47% -4.16%
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
778 718 774
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 93.73% 94.23% 94.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 457 309 323
Average daily rate £350 £364 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.78% +11.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £215 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 58 142
Average hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -30.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.40 £50.10 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.61 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.30% -5.55%

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 August 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 27 August 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 27 August 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
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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 -7 48 £300 -22.58% 21
Peterborough +5 41 £305 -18.66% 8
Huntingdon - - - -
Analyst
East of England

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 54 (25.35%) Windows
2 53 (24.88%) Finance
3 49 (23.00%) ITIL
4 36 (16.90%) Active Directory
5 32 (15.02%) SQL
6 30 (14.08%) Microsoft
7 27 (12.68%) Cisco
7 27 (12.68%) HP
8 26 (12.21%) Migration
9 25 (11.74%) Windows 7
10 22 (10.33%) SQL Server
11 20 (9.39%) MS Exchange
11 20 (9.39%) Project Management
11 20 (9.39%) Firewall
11 20 (9.39%) Exchange Server 2010
12 19 (8.92%) Windows Server 2008
12 19 (8.92%) SharePoint
12 19 (8.92%) E-Commerce
13 18 (8.45%) MS Excel
13 18 (8.45%) Citrix
14 16 (7.51%) SQL Server 2008
15 15 (7.04%) Hyper-V
15 15 (7.04%) VMware
15 15 (7.04%) Windows Server 2003
16 14 (6.57%) Stakeholder Management
16 14 (6.57%) Retail
16 14 (6.57%) Business Analysis
16 14 (6.57%) Exchange Server 2003
17 13 (6.10%) Wireless
17 13 (6.10%) MS Office

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 20 (9.39%) MS Exchange
1 20 (9.39%) Exchange Server 2010
2 19 (8.92%) SharePoint
3 14 (6.57%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (2.82%) IBM Notes
4 6 (2.82%) SAS
5 3 (1.41%) Lync
6 2 (0.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (0.94%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.47%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (0.47%) CMS
7 1 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 18 (8.45%) MS Excel
2 13 (6.10%) MS Office
3 10 (4.69%) MS Visio
4 6 (2.82%) MS Project
5 4 (1.88%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.94%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (2.82%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (2.35%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (2.35%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (1.88%) MFGPRO
4 3 (1.41%) SAP SD
4 3 (1.41%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (1.41%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.47%) Magento
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.47%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.47%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (9.39%) Firewall
2 13 (6.10%) Wireless
3 9 (4.23%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (3.29%) LAN
4 7 (3.29%) WAN
5 5 (2.35%) SAN
6 4 (1.88%) ADSL
6 4 (1.88%) Broadband
7 3 (1.41%) Ethernet
7 3 (1.41%) VPN
7 3 (1.41%) ISDN
7 3 (1.41%) SSL
7 3 (1.41%) MPLS
8 2 (0.94%) Intranet
8 2 (0.94%) Internet
9 1 (0.47%) NAS
9 1 (0.47%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.47%) DNS
9 1 (0.47%) TETRA
9 1 (0.47%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (10.33%) SQL Server
2 16 (7.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (4.23%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (3.29%) DataStage
4 7 (3.29%) DB2
5 5 (2.35%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (1.88%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.41%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.94%) Oracle Exadata
9 1 (0.47%) Big Data
9 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.47%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 1 (0.47%) Cognos Transformer
9 1 (0.47%) Spotfire
9 1 (0.47%) Base SAS
9 1 (0.47%) Cognos Powerplay
Development Applications
1 1 (0.47%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.47%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (0.47%) JMeter
1 1 (0.47%) JIRA
1 1 (0.47%) Selenium
1 1 (0.47%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (0.47%) WebDriver
1 1 (0.47%) Cucumber
General
1 53 (24.88%) Finance
2 14 (6.57%) Retail
3 9 (4.23%) Pharmaceutical
4 8 (3.76%) Manufacturing
5 6 (2.82%) Advertising
6 5 (2.35%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.35%) Marketing
7 3 (1.41%) Back Office
8 2 (0.94%) Legal
8 2 (0.94%) Publishing
8 2 (0.94%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.47%) Billing
9 1 (0.47%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (6.10%) .NET
2 4 (1.88%) EDI
3 3 (1.41%) Application Packaging
3 3 (1.41%) ASP.NET
3 3 (1.41%) Web Services
4 2 (0.94%) XML
5 1 (0.47%) Flash
5 1 (0.47%) Velocity
5 1 (0.47%) XML Messaging
5 1 (0.47%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.47%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (4.69%) Blackberry
2 7 (3.29%) Management Information System
3 5 (2.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (1.88%) NHS
4 4 (1.88%) Mainframe
4 4 (1.88%) PMI
5 2 (0.94%) Firmware
5 2 (0.94%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (0.94%) Computer Science
5 2 (0.94%) Wiki
5 2 (0.94%) iPhone
6 1 (0.47%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.47%) Data Conversion
6 1 (0.47%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.47%) FMCG
6 1 (0.47%) CLARiiON
6 1 (0.47%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.47%) CCTV
6 1 (0.47%) Statistics
6 1 (0.47%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 54 (25.35%) Windows
2 25 (11.74%) Windows 7
3 19 (8.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (7.04%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (5.63%) Windows XP
6 10 (4.69%) Mac OS X
7 8 (3.76%) Linux
8 6 (2.82%) UNIX
9 3 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.94%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.47%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.47%) Android
11 1 (0.47%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (23.00%) ITIL
2 26 (12.21%) Migration
3 20 (9.39%) Project Management
4 19 (8.92%) E-Commerce
5 14 (6.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (6.57%) Business Analysis
6 12 (5.63%) Data Migration
7 11 (5.16%) ERP
7 11 (5.16%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (4.69%) Test Scripting
8 10 (4.69%) Incident Management
8 10 (4.69%) Use Case
9 9 (4.23%) Waterfall
9 9 (4.23%) PRINCE2
9 9 (4.23%) Change Management
9 9 (4.23%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (3.76%) Data Management
10 8 (3.76%) Information Management
10 8 (3.76%) Data Cleansing
10 8 (3.76%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (15.02%) SQL
2 8 (3.76%) T-SQL
3 5 (2.35%) Perl
4 4 (1.88%) PL/SQL
4 4 (1.88%) Python
5 3 (1.41%) C#
5 3 (1.41%) VBA
6 2 (0.94%) LINC
6 2 (0.94%) C++
6 2 (0.94%) Java
6 2 (0.94%) C
7 1 (0.47%) PHP
7 1 (0.47%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.47%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.47%) MATLAB
7 1 (0.47%) Korn
7 1 (0.47%) VB
7 1 (0.47%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (4.69%) ISEB
2 6 (2.82%) Degree
3 5 (2.35%) MCP
3 5 (2.35%) PMI Certification
4 3 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (1.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.94%) PMP
5 2 (0.94%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.47%) MCSE
6 1 (0.47%) CCNA
6 1 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.47%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.47%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.88%) SLA
2 3 (1.41%) QA
3 2 (0.94%) CDISC
3 2 (0.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 36 (16.90%) Active Directory
2 15 (7.04%) Hyper-V
3 4 (1.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.47%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (1.88%) ARCserve
2 3 (1.41%) SCCM
3 2 (0.94%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 30 (14.08%) Microsoft
2 27 (12.68%) Cisco
2 27 (12.68%) HP
3 18 (8.45%) Citrix
4 15 (7.04%) VMware
5 13 (6.10%) SAP
6 11 (5.16%) Oracle
6 11 (5.16%) Remedy
7 9 (4.23%) Symantec
8 8 (3.76%) Adobe
9 7 (3.29%) IBM
9 7 (3.29%) McAfee
10 6 (2.82%) Unisys
10 6 (2.82%) Lotus
11 5 (2.35%) BMC
11 5 (2.35%) CA
11 5 (2.35%) Altiris
12 4 (1.88%) Cognos
13 3 (1.41%) Planview
13 3 (1.41%) WatchGuard
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