The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the East of England 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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 653 587 426
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 20.94% 18.71% 17.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 22.26% 20.01% 19.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 371 309 218
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£350 £361 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.11% +3.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £163 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £467
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 83 66
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.20 £36.90 £26.96
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Analyst
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 East of England 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
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2934 2933 2236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 94.07% 93.50% 94.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1747 1750 1111
Average daily rate £380 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 251 227 209
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.21 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.01% +26.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.40 £39.02 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Analyst in the job title across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Analyst across the East of England region.

Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Analyst across the East of England region.

Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Analyst
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Essex -1 177 £350 +39.30% 19
Hertfordshire +1 139 £370 +5.71% 44
Cambridgeshire +3 130 £325 +8.33% 36
Bedfordshire 0 116 £350 -12.50% 20
Suffolk +3 57 £400 -5.88% 12
Norfolk +11 31 £275 +18.27% 12
East Anglia +4 4 - -
Analyst
England

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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.

1 222 (19.14%) Finance
2 212 (18.28%) Windows
3 192 (16.55%) Microsoft
4 186 (16.03%) SQL
5 177 (15.26%) ITIL
6 166 (14.31%) MS Office
7 161 (13.88%) Agile Software Development
8 146 (12.59%) Active Directory
9 133 (11.47%) MS Excel
10 125 (10.78%) Business Analysis
11 117 (10.09%) Retail
12 113 (9.74%) Oracle
13 96 (8.28%) Project Management
14 91 (7.84%) SQL Server
14 91 (7.84%) Business Intelligence
15 88 (7.59%) Windows 7
16 87 (7.50%) E-Commerce
16 87 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
17 83 (7.16%) Citrix
18 81 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
19 80 (6.90%) Change Management
20 71 (6.12%) Data Warehouse
20 71 (6.12%) CRM
20 71 (6.12%) Incident Management
21 62 (5.34%) SAP
22 56 (4.83%) VMware
23 54 (4.66%) Cisco
24 53 (4.57%) HP
25 51 (4.40%) User Acceptance Testing
26 50 (4.31%) Waterfall

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 49 (4.22%) SharePoint
2 33 (2.84%) MS Exchange
3 24 (2.07%) IBM Notes
4 16 (1.38%) IIS
4 16 (1.38%) BizTalk Server
5 14 (1.21%) Exchange Server 2010
5 14 (1.21%) Exchange Server 2003
6 11 (0.95%) WebSphere
7 10 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2007
8 9 (0.78%) CMS
9 8 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
9 8 (0.69%) MQSeries
10 6 (0.52%) Lync
10 6 (0.52%) SAS
10 6 (0.52%) Tomcat
11 5 (0.43%) WebLogic
11 5 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2013
12 4 (0.34%) Lotus Domino
12 4 (0.34%) Apache
13 3 (0.26%) JBoss
Applications
1 166 (14.31%) MS Office
2 133 (11.47%) MS Excel
3 48 (4.14%) MS PowerPoint
4 40 (3.45%) MS Visio
5 18 (1.55%) MS Project
6 14 (1.21%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.086%) FastStats
7 1 (0.086%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.086%) SPSS
7 1 (0.086%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 21 (1.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (1.03%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (0.69%) Dynamics AX
3 8 (0.69%) Dynamics NAV
3 8 (0.69%) Remedy ITSM
4 7 (0.60%) Agresso
5 6 (0.52%) CODA-Financials
5 6 (0.52%) SunGard AvantGard
6 5 (0.43%) MFGPRO
6 5 (0.43%) Oracle Financials
6 5 (0.43%) WebTrends
6 5 (0.43%) Oracle Payables
6 5 (0.43%) Oracle Receivables
7 4 (0.34%) Oracle Assets
7 4 (0.34%) Oracle General Ledger
7 4 (0.34%) Oracle EBS R12
7 4 (0.34%) Oracle ERP
7 4 (0.34%) Oracle Applications
7 4 (0.34%) SAP ERP
8 3 (0.26%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (0.78%) Office 365
2 7 (0.60%) Google Analytics
3 6 (0.52%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (0.52%) SaaS
4 2 (0.17%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.086%) Silverpop
5 1 (0.086%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 42 (3.62%) Firewall
2 29 (2.50%) SAN
3 28 (2.41%) Internet
4 27 (2.33%) WAN
5 25 (2.16%) LAN
6 20 (1.72%) DNS
7 17 (1.47%) DHCP
8 14 (1.21%) VPN
8 14 (1.21%) Intranet
9 13 (1.12%) Wireless
10 10 (0.86%) VoIP
11 9 (0.78%) Cisco ASA
12 8 (0.69%) SSH
13 7 (0.60%) LDAP
14 6 (0.52%) FTP
15 5 (0.43%) TCP/IP
15 5 (0.43%) Wi-Fi
15 5 (0.43%) Telnet
15 5 (0.43%) PuTTY
16 4 (0.34%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (7.84%) SQL Server
2 71 (6.12%) Data Warehouse
3 33 (2.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 30 (2.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 27 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 27 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 25 (2.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 17 (1.47%) Crystal Reports
8 16 (1.38%) MS Access
9 13 (1.12%) Oracle Database
10 12 (1.03%) DTS
10 12 (1.03%) Data Mining
11 10 (0.86%) Oracle Reports
11 10 (0.86%) Hadoop
11 10 (0.86%) Relational Database
11 10 (0.86%) SQL Server 2012
12 8 (0.69%) BusinessObjects
13 6 (0.52%) FileMaker
13 6 (0.52%) DB2
13 6 (0.52%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 38 (3.28%) JIRA
2 20 (1.72%) Selenium
2 20 (1.72%) LoadRunner
3 15 (1.29%) SoapUI
4 12 (1.03%) HP UFT
5 8 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (0.69%) SpecFlow
6 7 (0.60%) WebDriver
7 6 (0.52%) Eclipse
7 6 (0.52%) Visual Studio
8 5 (0.43%) Toad
8 5 (0.43%) NUnit
8 5 (0.43%) Subversion
8 5 (0.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 4 (0.34%) Maven
9 4 (0.34%) Oracle Forms
9 4 (0.34%) Ant
9 4 (0.34%) Jenkins
9 4 (0.34%) Git (software)
9 4 (0.34%) Cucumber
General
1 222 (19.14%) Finance
2 117 (10.09%) Retail
3 49 (4.22%) Manufacturing
4 36 (3.10%) Marketing
5 35 (3.02%) Telecoms
6 21 (1.81%) Banking
7 16 (1.38%) Legal
8 15 (1.29%) Law
9 12 (1.03%) Automotive
10 10 (0.86%) French Language
11 9 (0.78%) Local Government
12 8 (0.69%) German Language
12 8 (0.69%) Publishing
13 7 (0.60%) Back Office
14 5 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
15 4 (0.34%) Electronics
15 4 (0.34%) Advertising
16 3 (0.26%) Financial Institution
17 2 (0.17%) Games
17 2 (0.17%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (3.97%) .NET
2 42 (3.62%) XML
3 26 (2.24%) Web Services
4 19 (1.64%) SOAP
5 16 (1.38%) HTML
6 8 (0.69%) Middleware
7 7 (0.60%) J2EE
8 6 (0.52%) ASP.NET
8 6 (0.52%) CSS
8 6 (0.52%) Flash
9 4 (0.34%) ODBC
9 4 (0.34%) SAP Basis
9 4 (0.34%) Software Packaging
9 4 (0.34%) Oracle Fusion
10 3 (0.26%) MDX
11 2 (0.17%) cXML
11 2 (0.17%) .NET Framework
11 2 (0.17%) Spring
11 2 (0.17%) WCF
11 2 (0.17%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 81 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (2.84%) Blackberry
3 26 (2.24%) NHS
4 25 (2.16%) Management Information System
5 15 (1.29%) Statistics
6 11 (0.95%) Data Structures
7 10 (0.86%) Mathematics
7 10 (0.86%) HP Storage
8 9 (0.78%) Data Centre
9 8 (0.69%) User Experience
10 7 (0.60%) Reference Data
10 7 (0.60%) Data Integration
10 7 (0.60%) Mainframe
10 7 (0.60%) EPoS
11 6 (0.52%) Computer Science
11 6 (0.52%) Visualisation
12 5 (0.43%) Hedge funds
12 5 (0.43%) iPhone
12 5 (0.43%) Data Protection Act
12 5 (0.43%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 212 (18.28%) Windows
2 88 (7.59%) Windows 7
3 47 (4.05%) Linux
4 46 (3.97%) UNIX
5 31 (2.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 29 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 26 (2.24%) Windows XP
8 25 (2.16%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (1.12%) Windows 8
10 8 (0.69%) Mac OS X
11 4 (0.34%) Debian
11 4 (0.34%) Android
12 3 (0.26%) Windows Vista
12 3 (0.26%) Windows 2000 Server
12 3 (0.26%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.17%) BlackBerry OS
13 2 (0.17%) CentOS
13 2 (0.17%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.17%) Solaris
14 1 (0.086%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (15.26%) ITIL
2 161 (13.88%) Agile Software Development
3 125 (10.78%) Business Analysis
4 96 (8.28%) Project Management
5 91 (7.84%) Business Intelligence
6 87 (7.50%) E-Commerce
6 87 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 80 (6.90%) Change Management
8 71 (6.12%) CRM
8 71 (6.12%) Incident Management
9 51 (4.40%) User Acceptance Testing
10 50 (4.31%) Waterfall
11 48 (4.14%) Service Delivery
12 45 (3.88%) Service Management
13 44 (3.79%) User Stories
14 43 (3.71%) PRINCE2
15 42 (3.62%) ERP
16 40 (3.45%) Data Modelling
16 40 (3.45%) Use Case
17 39 (3.36%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 186 (16.03%) SQL
2 29 (2.50%) Java
3 24 (2.07%) VBA
4 19 (1.64%) T-SQL
4 19 (1.64%) C#
5 11 (0.95%) PL/SQL
6 10 (0.86%) JavaScript
6 10 (0.86%) VBScript
7 8 (0.69%) VB
8 6 (0.52%) Perl
9 5 (0.43%) VB.NET
9 5 (0.43%) Python
9 5 (0.43%) Shell Script
9 5 (0.43%) C
10 3 (0.26%) Groovy
10 3 (0.26%) R
10 3 (0.26%) XMLA
10 3 (0.26%) PHP
11 2 (0.17%) C++
11 2 (0.17%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
Qualifications
1 43 (3.71%) Degree
2 40 (3.45%) ISEB
3 24 (2.07%) Security Cleared
4 21 (1.81%) MCP
5 20 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
5 20 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
6 10 (0.86%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (0.86%) ISTQB
7 8 (0.69%) CCNA
7 8 (0.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 7 (0.60%) MCSE
8 7 (0.60%) SC Cleared
9 6 (0.52%) MCSA
10 5 (0.43%) OCA
10 5 (0.43%) Oracle Certification
10 5 (0.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 4 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 4 (0.34%) IIBA
11 4 (0.34%) PMI Certification
11 4 (0.34%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (3.19%) SLA
2 36 (3.10%) QA
3 20 (1.72%) Data Quality
4 16 (1.38%) PCI DSS
5 9 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 8 (0.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 8 (0.69%) ISO 9001
7 6 (0.52%) COSO
8 2 (0.17%) COBIT
9 1 (0.086%) P3O
9 1 (0.086%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.086%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.086%) GAAP
System Software
1 146 (12.59%) Active Directory
2 27 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (1.12%) VMware ESX
4 11 (0.95%) Hyper-V
4 11 (0.95%) vSphere
5 5 (0.43%) Xen
6 4 (0.34%) XenApp
7 3 (0.26%) XenServer
7 3 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (0.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 3 (0.26%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.17%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.086%) ProxySG
9 1 (0.086%) Firmware
9 1 (0.086%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.086%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 1 (0.086%) BitLocker
9 1 (0.086%) Time Sharing Option
9 1 (0.086%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 13 (1.12%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (0.78%) ARCserve
3 7 (0.60%) SCCM
4 6 (0.52%) Tivoli
5 5 (0.43%) Tivoli Identity Manager
5 5 (0.43%) CA Single Sign-On
6 4 (0.34%) Backup Exec
7 3 (0.26%) McAfee ePO
7 3 (0.26%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.17%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (0.17%) DameWare
8 2 (0.17%) CA Spectrum
9 1 (0.086%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.086%) OpenView
9 1 (0.086%) ZENworks
9 1 (0.086%) Puppet
9 1 (0.086%) Cisco CUCM
9 1 (0.086%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 1 (0.086%) OVSD
9 1 (0.086%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 192 (16.55%) Microsoft
2 113 (9.74%) Oracle
3 83 (7.16%) Citrix
4 62 (5.34%) SAP
5 56 (4.83%) VMware
6 54 (4.66%) Cisco
7 53 (4.57%) HP
8 27 (2.33%) Symantec
9 25 (2.16%) Adobe
10 24 (2.07%) Lotus
11 23 (1.98%) Cognos
12 20 (1.72%) McAfee
13 19 (1.64%) IBM
14 16 (1.38%) CODA
15 15 (1.29%) PeopleSoft
16 14 (1.21%) MicroStrategy
17 13 (1.12%) Remedy
18 12 (1.03%) Thunderhead
19 11 (0.95%) CA
20 10 (0.86%) NetApp
Norfolk
X4 Group
Rate: £175 - 225 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
TATA Consultancy Services
Salary: £Competitve
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Norfolk
CK Group
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Rate: £300.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £150.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Connectus
Rate: £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £400.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridgeshire
X4 Group
Rate: £300 - 375 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Montash
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Welwyn, Hertfordshire
SEC Recruitment Limited
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
Highams
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Rate: £17 - £18 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £150.00 - £200.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Dunstable
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Dunstable
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £250 per day
Posted: 26 days ago