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 6 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 2 7 7
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 137 98 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 18.56% 14.31% 10.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.71% 15.17% 11.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 44 37
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£350 £320 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £176 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £465 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 27 7
Average hourly rate £12.50 £20.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £45.00 £22.40
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
695 646 529
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 94.17% 94.31% 89.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 355 310 244
Average daily rate £340 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 69 65
Average hourly rate £14.00 £23.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.13% +15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.28% -

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 6 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 6 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 6 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 +14 61 £355 +1.42% 19
Peterborough 0 45 £325 +8.33% 6
Huntingdon - 1 - - 1
Analyst
East of England

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 6 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 94 (29.28%) Microsoft
2 78 (24.30%) Windows
3 76 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
4 75 (23.36%) ITIL
5 54 (16.82%) Finance
6 53 (16.51%) .NET
7 49 (15.26%) MS Office
8 46 (14.33%) E-Commerce
9 42 (13.08%) MS Excel
9 42 (13.08%) SQL
10 41 (12.77%) C#
10 41 (12.77%) Business Analysis
11 39 (12.15%) Oracle
11 39 (12.15%) QA
12 35 (10.90%) Active Directory
12 35 (10.90%) Citrix
13 34 (10.59%) SpecFlow
14 33 (10.28%) Project Management
15 32 (9.97%) Analytical Skills
16 29 (9.03%) Windows 7
17 28 (8.72%) BDD
18 27 (8.41%) Manual Testing
19 25 (7.79%) Incident Management
20 23 (7.17%) Cisco
20 23 (7.17%) SAP
21 22 (6.85%) Selenium
21 22 (6.85%) WebDriver
22 21 (6.54%) XML
22 21 (6.54%) Stakeholder Management
23 20 (6.23%) Adobe

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 15 (4.67%) IBM Notes
2 14 (4.36%) SharePoint
3 7 (2.18%) MS Exchange
4 6 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (1.56%) CMS
6 4 (1.25%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.93%) WebLogic
7 3 (0.93%) SAS
8 2 (0.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (0.62%) Lync
9 1 (0.31%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.31%) Confluence
9 1 (0.31%) Documentum
9 1 (0.31%) IIS
Applications
1 49 (15.26%) MS Office
2 42 (13.08%) MS Excel
3 9 (2.80%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.87%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (1.87%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (1.25%) MS Project
6 2 (0.62%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 6 (1.87%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.56%) WebTrends
3 2 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.62%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.62%) MFGPRO
4 1 (0.31%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.31%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.31%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.87%) SaaS
2 5 (1.56%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.31%) Force.com
3 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.74%) Firewall
2 9 (2.80%) WAN
3 8 (2.49%) Wireless
4 7 (2.18%) DNS
5 6 (1.87%) Intranet
5 6 (1.87%) Internet
5 6 (1.87%) LAN
6 4 (1.25%) PBX
6 4 (1.25%) LDAP
6 4 (1.25%) DHCP
6 4 (1.25%) SAN
7 3 (0.93%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (0.62%) WebEx
8 2 (0.62%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (0.62%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.62%) VPN
9 1 (0.31%) HTTP
9 1 (0.31%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (4.98%) Oracle Database
2 13 (4.05%) SQL Server
3 12 (3.74%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (2.49%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (2.18%) Oracle OLAP
5 7 (2.18%) OLAP
5 7 (2.18%) Relational Database
6 6 (1.87%) RDBMS
6 6 (1.87%) FileMaker
7 5 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (1.56%) Crystal Reports
7 5 (1.56%) BusinessObjects XI
7 5 (1.56%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 4 (1.25%) SQL Server 2000
9 3 (0.93%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (0.93%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (0.62%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.62%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Power View
11 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 34 (10.59%) SpecFlow
2 22 (6.85%) Selenium
2 22 (6.85%) WebDriver
3 14 (4.36%) Visual Studio
4 6 (1.87%) JIRA
5 4 (1.25%) Cucumber
6 2 (0.62%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (0.31%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.31%) Subversion
7 1 (0.31%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 54 (16.82%) Finance
2 18 (5.61%) Retail
3 10 (3.12%) Telecoms
4 7 (2.18%) Banking
4 7 (2.18%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.56%) Back Office
6 3 (0.93%) Advertising
7 2 (0.62%) Legal
7 2 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.62%) Marketing
8 1 (0.31%) Local Government
8 1 (0.31%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.31%) Front Office
8 1 (0.31%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (16.51%) .NET
2 21 (6.54%) XML
3 18 (5.61%) .NET Framework
4 9 (2.80%) HTML
5 6 (1.87%) WCF
6 4 (1.25%) Oracle Fusion
6 4 (1.25%) ODBC
6 4 (1.25%) Middleware
7 2 (0.62%) Application Packaging
8 1 (0.31%) SOAP
8 1 (0.31%) X-Windows
8 1 (0.31%) Visualforce
8 1 (0.31%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 32 (9.97%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (5.61%) Blackberry
3 9 (2.80%) Management Information System
4 8 (2.49%) Data Structures
5 6 (1.87%) BYOD
5 6 (1.87%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.56%) iPhone
6 5 (1.56%) Mathematics
6 5 (1.56%) iPad
7 4 (1.25%) IVR
8 3 (0.93%) NHS
8 3 (0.93%) Data Extraction
9 2 (0.62%) PMI
9 2 (0.62%) EPoS
9 2 (0.62%) LIMS
10 1 (0.31%) Derivative
10 1 (0.31%) Statistics
10 1 (0.31%) Open Source
10 1 (0.31%) CMDB
10 1 (0.31%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 78 (24.30%) Windows
2 29 (9.03%) Windows 7
3 15 (4.67%) Linux
4 12 (3.74%) Mac OS X
5 10 (3.12%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (2.49%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (2.18%) Windows XP
7 7 (2.18%) CentOS
7 7 (2.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (2.18%) Windows 8
7 7 (2.18%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.93%) UNIX
9 2 (0.62%) Android
9 2 (0.62%) Solaris
9 2 (0.62%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.62%) BlackBerry OS
9 2 (0.62%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.31%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (23.36%) ITIL
3 46 (14.33%) E-Commerce
4 41 (12.77%) Business Analysis
5 33 (10.28%) Project Management
6 28 (8.72%) BDD
7 27 (8.41%) Manual Testing
8 25 (7.79%) Incident Management
9 21 (6.54%) Stakeholder Management
10 20 (6.23%) User Acceptance Testing
11 19 (5.92%) Service Delivery
11 19 (5.92%) PRINCE2
12 17 (5.30%) Software Testing
12 17 (5.30%) Data Analysis
13 14 (4.36%) Migration
13 14 (4.36%) Change Management
13 14 (4.36%) Scrum
14 13 (4.05%) Systems Analysis
15 12 (3.74%) ETL
15 12 (3.74%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 42 (13.08%) SQL
2 41 (12.77%) C#
3 18 (5.61%) Ruby
4 8 (2.49%) VB
5 4 (1.25%) VBA
5 4 (1.25%) T-SQL
5 4 (1.25%) C
6 2 (0.62%) Python
7 1 (0.31%) Apex Code
7 1 (0.31%) SOQL
7 1 (0.31%) Java
Qualifications
1 19 (5.92%) Degree
2 18 (5.61%) ISEB
3 14 (4.36%) MCP
4 7 (2.18%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (1.56%) ISTQB
6 4 (1.25%) IIBA
7 3 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.62%) CISSP
8 2 (0.62%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.62%) SSCP
8 2 (0.62%) CISM
9 1 (0.31%) CIMA
9 1 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.31%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.31%) CBAP
9 1 (0.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.31%) ACCA
9 1 (0.31%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (12.15%) QA
2 12 (3.74%) SLA
3 8 (2.49%) ISO 9001
4 4 (1.25%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.62%) COBIT
7 1 (0.31%) GAAP
System Software
1 35 (10.90%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.87%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (1.25%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.93%) ARCserve
3 2 (0.62%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (0.62%) DameWare
3 2 (0.62%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (0.62%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (0.31%) SCOM
Vendors
1 94 (29.28%) Microsoft
2 39 (12.15%) Oracle
3 35 (10.90%) Citrix
4 23 (7.17%) SAP
4 23 (7.17%) Cisco
5 20 (6.23%) Adobe
5 20 (6.23%) Symantec
6 19 (5.92%) VMware
7 17 (5.30%) McAfee
8 15 (4.67%) Lotus
9 9 (2.80%) HP
9 9 (2.80%) Remedy
10 6 (1.87%) Business Objects
11 5 (1.56%) Google
11 5 (1.56%) WorldPay
12 4 (1.25%) Verint
12 4 (1.25%) Altiris
12 4 (1.25%) BMC
13 3 (0.93%) CA
13 3 (0.93%) Splunk
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