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 1 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 4 6 3
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 118 128 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 15.95% 17.46% 19.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.18% 18.52% 20.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 48 47
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£250 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £174 £156
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £465 £391
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.74% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 20 24
Average hourly rate £14.50 £12.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.00% +4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.38 £36.00 £33.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- -6.45%
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
687 691 711
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 92.84% 94.27% 94.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 404 292 277
Average daily rate £330 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £191 £185 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 54 118
Average hourly rate £24.50 £36.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.87% +46.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £51.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 1 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 1 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 1 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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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 56 £225 -40.98% 30
Peterborough +5 41 £250 -33.33% 16
Huntingdon -2 1 £225 - 1
Analyst
East of England

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 1 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 55 (25.70%) Windows
2 53 (24.77%) Finance
3 49 (22.90%) ITIL
4 48 (22.43%) Microsoft
5 40 (18.69%) MS Excel
6 39 (18.22%) Active Directory
7 34 (15.89%) SQL
7 34 (15.89%) Analytical Skills
8 29 (13.55%) Windows 7
9 25 (11.68%) Agile Software Development
10 23 (10.75%) Citrix
10 23 (10.75%) Project Management
11 22 (10.28%) HP
12 21 (9.81%) E-Commerce
13 20 (9.35%) Cisco
14 19 (8.88%) Remedy
14 19 (8.88%) SharePoint
14 19 (8.88%) MS Exchange
15 18 (8.41%) SQL Server
15 18 (8.41%) Firewall
15 18 (8.41%) Migration
16 17 (7.94%) VMware
16 17 (7.94%) Blackberry
16 17 (7.94%) Exchange Server 2010
17 16 (7.48%) Windows Server 2008
17 16 (7.48%) MS Office
17 16 (7.48%) Telecoms
18 13 (6.07%) Business Analysis
18 13 (6.07%) Windows Server 2003
18 13 (6.07%) .NET

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 19 (8.88%) SharePoint
1 19 (8.88%) MS Exchange
2 17 (7.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (5.61%) CMS
4 10 (4.67%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (1.87%) SAS
6 2 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.93%) Lync
6 2 (0.93%) IBM Notes
6 2 (0.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.47%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.47%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 40 (18.69%) MS Excel
2 16 (7.48%) MS Office
3 9 (4.21%) MS Visio
4 6 (2.80%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (2.34%) MS Project
6 2 (0.93%) Mingle
6 2 (0.93%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (3.27%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (2.80%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (1.87%) MFGPRO
4 3 (1.40%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (1.40%) SAP SD
4 3 (1.40%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.47%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.47%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle Financials
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
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (8.41%) Firewall
2 11 (5.14%) PBX
3 10 (4.67%) Wireless
4 9 (4.21%) LAN
4 9 (4.21%) WAN
5 6 (2.80%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (2.80%) VPN
5 6 (2.80%) SAN
6 5 (2.34%) ADSL
6 5 (2.34%) Broadband
7 4 (1.87%) ISDN
7 4 (1.87%) Ethernet
7 4 (1.87%) SSL
7 4 (1.87%) MPLS
8 2 (0.93%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (0.93%) DNS
8 2 (0.93%) DHCP
8 2 (0.93%) Internet
9 1 (0.47%) VLAN
9 1 (0.47%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (8.41%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (3.74%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (3.27%) DataStage
4 7 (3.27%) DB2
5 6 (2.80%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (1.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (1.87%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (1.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.40%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (1.40%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.93%) BusinessObjects XI
8 2 (0.93%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 2 (0.93%) Oracle Exadata
9 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.47%) SAP HANA
9 1 (0.47%) Big Data
9 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.47%) Spotfire
9 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (0.93%) Selenium
1 2 (0.93%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (0.47%) JIRA
2 1 (0.47%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.47%) Cucumber
2 1 (0.47%) SoapUI
2 1 (0.47%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 53 (24.77%) Finance
2 16 (7.48%) Telecoms
3 10 (4.67%) Retail
3 10 (4.67%) Advertising
4 9 (4.21%) Manufacturing
5 7 (3.27%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (1.87%) Marketing
7 2 (0.93%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.93%) Legal
7 2 (0.93%) Publishing
7 2 (0.93%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.47%) Billing
8 1 (0.47%) French Language
8 1 (0.47%) German Language
8 1 (0.47%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (6.07%) .NET
2 4 (1.87%) EDI
3 3 (1.40%) XML
4 2 (0.93%) HTML
5 1 (0.47%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.47%) Application Packaging
5 1 (0.47%) XML Messaging
5 1 (0.47%) SOAP
5 1 (0.47%) Web Services
5 1 (0.47%) Flash
5 1 (0.47%) Visualforce
5 1 (0.47%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 34 (15.89%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (7.94%) Blackberry
3 11 (5.14%) IVR
4 6 (2.80%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.34%) PMI
5 5 (2.34%) Mainframe
6 4 (1.87%) NHS
7 3 (1.40%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (0.93%) CLARiiON
9 1 (0.47%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.47%) CCTV
9 1 (0.47%) Statistics
9 1 (0.47%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.47%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.47%) User Experience
9 1 (0.47%) Data Extraction
9 1 (0.47%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.47%) FMCG
9 1 (0.47%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 55 (25.70%) Windows
2 29 (13.55%) Windows 7
3 16 (7.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (6.07%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (5.14%) Windows XP
6 8 (3.74%) Mac OS X
7 7 (3.27%) Linux
8 6 (2.80%) UNIX
9 5 (2.34%) Windows 8
9 5 (2.34%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.93%) Android
11 1 (0.47%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (22.90%) ITIL
2 25 (11.68%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (10.75%) Project Management
4 21 (9.81%) E-Commerce
5 18 (8.41%) Migration
6 13 (6.07%) Business Analysis
7 12 (5.61%) ERP
7 12 (5.61%) PRINCE2
8 11 (5.14%) WFM
8 11 (5.14%) Data Analysis
8 11 (5.14%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (5.14%) Test Scripting
9 10 (4.67%) User Acceptance Testing
9 10 (4.67%) Waterfall
9 10 (4.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (4.67%) Change Management
9 10 (4.67%) Service Management
10 8 (3.74%) Capacity Planning
10 8 (3.74%) Change Control
10 8 (3.74%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (15.89%) SQL
2 8 (3.74%) T-SQL
3 5 (2.34%) Perl
4 4 (1.87%) Python
4 4 (1.87%) PL/SQL
5 3 (1.40%) LINC
5 3 (1.40%) VBA
5 3 (1.40%) Java
5 3 (1.40%) C
6 2 (0.93%) C#
6 2 (0.93%) C++
6 2 (0.93%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.93%) PHP
6 2 (0.93%) VB
7 1 (0.47%) Korn
7 1 (0.47%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.47%) MATLAB
7 1 (0.47%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (4.21%) ISEB
2 7 (3.27%) PMI Certification
3 4 (1.87%) Degree
4 3 (1.40%) PMP
4 3 (1.40%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (0.93%) MCSE
5 2 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.93%) CCNA
5 2 (0.93%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.47%) MCP
6 1 (0.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.47%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.34%) SLA
2 4 (1.87%) QA
3 2 (0.93%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 39 (18.22%) Active Directory
2 10 (4.67%) Hyper-V
3 4 (1.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.93%) vSphere
5 1 (0.47%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (1.87%) SCCM
1 4 (1.87%) ARCserve
2 1 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 48 (22.43%) Microsoft
2 23 (10.75%) Citrix
3 22 (10.28%) HP
4 20 (9.35%) Cisco
5 19 (8.88%) Remedy
6 17 (7.94%) VMware
7 12 (5.61%) SAP
8 10 (4.67%) Verint
8 10 (4.67%) Oracle
9 9 (4.21%) IBM
10 7 (3.27%) BMC
10 7 (3.27%) Unisys
11 5 (2.34%) Business Objects
12 4 (1.87%) WatchGuard
12 4 (1.87%) Planview
12 4 (1.87%) Imperva
12 4 (1.87%) 3PAR
12 4 (1.87%) Adobe
12 4 (1.87%) CA
13 3 (1.40%) Symantec
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