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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 2 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 134 112 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 18.36% 16.72% 16.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.88% 17.86% 17.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 40 39
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£250 £365 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.50% +12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £221 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £425 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.74% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 16 19
Average hourly rate £18.25 £12.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.08% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.30 £34.94 £33.34
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.13 £15.91
% change year-on-year
+2.65% -11.23%
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
674 627 703
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 92.33% 93.58% 92.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 401 255 289
Average daily rate £330 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £190 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £473 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 63 106
Average hourly rate £23.25 £37.50 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.00% +56.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £50.45 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.24% -7.42%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 24 October 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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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 +2 61 £213 -39.28% 20
Peterborough +5 50 £250 -33.33% 15
Huntingdon +3 2 £225 -35.71% 1
Ely - - - -
Analyst
East of England

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 63 (26.81%) Microsoft
1 63 (26.81%) ITIL
1 63 (26.81%) Finance
2 56 (23.83%) Windows
3 52 (22.13%) MS Excel
4 43 (18.30%) Active Directory
5 41 (17.45%) SQL
6 37 (15.74%) Analytical Skills
7 30 (12.77%) Citrix
8 28 (11.91%) MS Office
8 28 (11.91%) Agile Software Development
9 27 (11.49%) Windows 7
10 23 (9.79%) Remedy
11 22 (9.36%) Blackberry
11 22 (9.36%) Business Analysis
12 21 (8.94%) Project Management
12 21 (8.94%) E-Commerce
13 20 (8.51%) VMware
14 18 (7.66%) HP
15 17 (7.23%) Migration
16 16 (6.81%) Telecoms
16 16 (6.81%) SharePoint
16 16 (6.81%) MS Exchange
16 16 (6.81%) Oracle
17 14 (5.96%) SAP
17 14 (5.96%) Cisco
17 14 (5.96%) Advertising
18 13 (5.53%) ERP
18 13 (5.53%) PBX
18 13 (5.53%) Windows Server 2008

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 16 (6.81%) SharePoint
1 16 (6.81%) MS Exchange
2 12 (5.11%) CMS
3 11 (4.68%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (1.28%) IBM Notes
4 3 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (1.28%) SAS
5 2 (0.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.85%) Lync
5 2 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.43%) WebSphere
Applications
1 52 (22.13%) MS Excel
2 28 (11.91%) MS Office
3 11 (4.68%) MS Visio
4 8 (3.40%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (2.13%) MS Project
6 3 (1.28%) Mingle
7 1 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.43%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (3.40%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (2.98%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (1.70%) MFGPRO
4 3 (1.28%) SAP SD
4 3 (1.28%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (1.28%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.43%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.43%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.43%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.43%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.43%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.43%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.43%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.43%) SaaS
1 1 (0.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.53%) PBX
2 12 (5.11%) Firewall
3 8 (3.40%) WAN
3 8 (3.40%) LAN
4 6 (2.55%) VPN
4 6 (2.55%) ADSL
4 6 (2.55%) Broadband
4 6 (2.55%) ISDN
5 4 (1.70%) Ethernet
5 4 (1.70%) SSL
5 4 (1.70%) MPLS
5 4 (1.70%) Wireless
6 3 (1.28%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (1.28%) SAN
6 3 (1.28%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.85%) DNS
7 2 (0.85%) Internet
7 2 (0.85%) DHCP
7 2 (0.85%) VoIP
7 2 (0.85%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (4.68%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.83%) Crystal Reports
3 8 (3.40%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (2.98%) DB2
4 7 (2.98%) DataStage
5 6 (2.55%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (2.13%) BusinessObjects XI
6 5 (2.13%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 5 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (2.13%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (1.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.85%) Oracle Exadata
9 1 (0.43%) SAP HANA
9 1 (0.43%) Big Data
9 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.43%) Base SAS
9 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (0.85%) Selenium
1 2 (0.85%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (0.43%) JIRA
2 1 (0.43%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.43%) Cucumber
2 1 (0.43%) SoapUI
General
1 63 (26.81%) Finance
2 16 (6.81%) Telecoms
3 14 (5.96%) Advertising
4 10 (4.26%) Retail
5 9 (3.83%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.70%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (1.70%) Financial Institution
6 4 (1.70%) Marketing
7 3 (1.28%) General Ledger
8 2 (0.85%) Legal
9 1 (0.43%) Publishing
9 1 (0.43%) Billing
9 1 (0.43%) French Language
9 1 (0.43%) German Language
9 1 (0.43%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (4.68%) .NET
2 5 (2.13%) EDI
3 3 (1.28%) XML
4 2 (0.85%) HTML
5 1 (0.43%) Flash
5 1 (0.43%) SOAP
5 1 (0.43%) Web Services
5 1 (0.43%) XML Messaging
5 1 (0.43%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.43%) Application Packaging
5 1 (0.43%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 37 (15.74%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (9.36%) Blackberry
3 11 (4.68%) IVR
4 5 (2.13%) Mainframe
4 5 (2.13%) PMI
5 4 (1.70%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.28%) NHS
6 3 (1.28%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (0.85%) CLARiiON
8 1 (0.43%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.43%) CCTV
8 1 (0.43%) Statistics
8 1 (0.43%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.43%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.43%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.43%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.43%) FMCG
8 1 (0.43%) User Experience
8 1 (0.43%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 56 (23.83%) Windows
2 27 (11.49%) Windows 7
3 13 (5.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (5.11%) Windows XP
5 9 (3.83%) Mac OS X
5 9 (3.83%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (2.98%) UNIX
6 7 (2.98%) Linux
7 5 (2.13%) Windows 8
8 4 (1.70%) Android
9 3 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.85%) Windows Phone
10 2 (0.85%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.43%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.43%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (26.81%) ITIL
2 28 (11.91%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (9.36%) Business Analysis
4 21 (8.94%) E-Commerce
4 21 (8.94%) Project Management
5 17 (7.23%) Migration
6 13 (5.53%) ERP
7 12 (5.11%) PRINCE2
7 12 (5.11%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (5.11%) Change Management
7 12 (5.11%) User Acceptance Testing
8 11 (4.68%) Test Scripting
8 11 (4.68%) Incident Management
8 11 (4.68%) WFM
8 11 (4.68%) Data Analysis
8 11 (4.68%) Service Management
8 11 (4.68%) Waterfall
9 8 (3.40%) ETL
9 8 (3.40%) Information Management
9 8 (3.40%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (17.45%) SQL
2 8 (3.40%) T-SQL
3 7 (2.98%) PL/SQL
4 5 (2.13%) Korn
5 4 (1.70%) C
5 4 (1.70%) Python
5 4 (1.70%) Shell Script
6 3 (1.28%) LINC
6 3 (1.28%) Java
7 2 (0.85%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.85%) Perl
7 2 (0.85%) PHP
7 2 (0.85%) VB
7 2 (0.85%) VBA
7 2 (0.85%) C#
7 2 (0.85%) C++
8 1 (0.43%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 12 (5.11%) ISEB
2 7 (2.98%) PMI Certification
3 5 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (1.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.28%) Degree
5 3 (1.28%) PMP
6 2 (0.85%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.85%) MCP
6 2 (0.85%) MCSE
6 2 (0.85%) CCNA
6 2 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (0.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.43%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.55%) SLA
2 5 (2.13%) QA
2 5 (2.13%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.43%) HL7
System Software
1 43 (18.30%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (2.55%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.85%) vSphere
4 1 (0.43%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (2.13%) SCCM
2 1 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.43%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 63 (26.81%) Microsoft
2 30 (12.77%) Citrix
3 23 (9.79%) Remedy
4 20 (8.51%) VMware
5 18 (7.66%) HP
6 16 (6.81%) Oracle
7 14 (5.96%) SAP
7 14 (5.96%) Cisco
8 10 (4.26%) IBM
8 10 (4.26%) Verint
9 8 (3.40%) BMC
10 7 (2.98%) Unisys
10 7 (2.98%) Business Objects
11 5 (2.13%) Adobe
12 4 (1.70%) Dell
12 4 (1.70%) Symantec
12 4 (1.70%) McAfee
12 4 (1.70%) Imperva
12 4 (1.70%) 3PAR
12 4 (1.70%) Planview
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