The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the East of England region that had Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 491 508 636
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 19.92% 18.36% 21.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.73% 19.23% 22.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 259 267 354
Median daily rate £363 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £207 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 74 75
Median hourly rate £16.50 £13.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.05 £11.00 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.80 £24.20 £30.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -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
2369 2642 2779
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 96.11% 95.48% 93.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1341 1486 1531
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 170 240 226
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.38 £40.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the East of England region that featured Analyst in the job title.

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 26 May 2016.

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 26 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex +2 142 £350 - 16
Hertfordshire +2 111 £380 +3.40% 37
Cambridgeshire -4 76 £350 +7.69% 22
Bedfordshire -1 61 £394 +12.50% 25
Suffolk +5 55 £453 +19.07% 16
Norfolk +2 42 £331 +12.76% 3
East Anglia +1 3 £313 +7.75%
Analyst
England

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 205 (21.24%) Finance
2 181 (18.76%) Windows
3 154 (15.96%) Active Directory
4 146 (15.13%) MS Office
4 146 (15.13%) Agile Software Development
5 143 (14.82%) Business Analysis
6 136 (14.09%) MS Excel
7 135 (13.99%) Microsoft
8 134 (13.89%) ITIL
9 132 (13.68%) SQL
10 114 (11.81%) Analytical Skills
11 105 (10.88%) Windows 7
12 96 (9.95%) Citrix
13 85 (8.81%) Incident Management
14 80 (8.29%) SAP
15 70 (7.25%) Project Management
16 67 (6.94%) Stakeholder Management
17 66 (6.84%) Retail
18 55 (5.70%) User Stories
19 54 (5.60%) Oracle
20 53 (5.49%) Migration
20 53 (5.49%) Document Management
20 53 (5.49%) Degree
21 47 (4.87%) Scrum
22 46 (4.77%) E-Commerce
22 46 (4.77%) Waterfall
23 45 (4.66%) Use Case
23 45 (4.66%) Data Analysis
24 44 (4.56%) Data Modelling
24 44 (4.56%) Blackberry

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 28 (2.90%) SharePoint
2 15 (1.55%) Confluence
2 15 (1.55%) MS Exchange
3 14 (1.45%) CMS
3 14 (1.45%) IIS
4 10 (1.04%) WebLogic
5 9 (0.93%) Documentum
6 7 (0.73%) Apache
6 7 (0.73%) Drupal
6 7 (0.73%) Sitecore CMS
6 7 (0.73%) Skype for Business
7 6 (0.62%) IBM Notes
7 6 (0.62%) Tomcat
8 5 (0.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 5 (0.52%) IBM Domino
9 4 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (0.41%) JBoss
9 4 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (0.41%) WebSphere
Applications
1 146 (15.13%) MS Office
2 136 (14.09%) MS Excel
3 36 (3.73%) MS Visio
4 16 (1.66%) MS Project
5 14 (1.45%) MS PowerPoint
6 11 (1.14%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.21%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.10%) Adobe Captivate
8 1 (0.10%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 12 (1.24%) Sonata
1 12 (1.24%) Tercero
2 10 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (0.83%) Maximo
4 6 (0.62%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 6 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
4 6 (0.62%) SAP ERP
4 6 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 6 (0.62%) SAP WM
5 5 (0.52%) Hyperion Planning
5 5 (0.52%) SAP CRM
6 4 (0.41%) HFM
6 4 (0.41%) SAP HR
6 4 (0.41%) Unit4 Business World
7 3 (0.31%) Cognos TM1
7 3 (0.31%) Oracle ERP
7 3 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
7 3 (0.31%) SAP CO
7 3 (0.31%) SAP FI
7 3 (0.31%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 31 (3.21%) Office 365
2 7 (0.73%) SuccessFactors
3 3 (0.31%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.31%) SaaS
3 3 (0.31%) Yammer
4 2 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.21%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.21%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.21%) OneDrive
4 2 (0.21%) Taleo
5 1 (0.10%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 19 (1.97%) DNS
2 18 (1.87%) Firewall
3 15 (1.55%) LAN
4 13 (1.35%) WAN
5 10 (1.04%) Internet
6 9 (0.93%) VLAN
7 7 (0.73%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (0.62%) ATM
8 6 (0.62%) Intranet
8 6 (0.62%) VPN
9 5 (0.52%) DHCP
9 5 (0.52%) IP Telephony
9 5 (0.52%) NetScaler
9 5 (0.52%) Remote Desktop
10 4 (0.41%) BGP
10 4 (0.41%) FTP
10 4 (0.41%) OSPF
10 4 (0.41%) Skype
10 4 (0.41%) WebEx
11 3 (0.31%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (4.04%) SQL Server
2 23 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (1.55%) Oracle Database
4 13 (1.35%) BusinessObjects
4 13 (1.35%) MS Access
5 12 (1.24%) Relational Database
6 11 (1.14%) MySQL
6 11 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (0.83%) Crystal Reports
7 8 (0.83%) Data Mining
8 7 (0.73%) SAP Data Services
9 6 (0.62%) DB2
10 5 (0.52%) Oracle Reports
10 5 (0.52%) PowerPivot
10 5 (0.52%) RDBMS
11 4 (0.41%) Essbase
11 4 (0.41%) Hadoop
11 4 (0.41%) QlikView
12 3 (0.31%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 3 (0.31%) Cognos Powerplay
Development Applications
1 33 (3.42%) JIRA
2 11 (1.14%) Selenium
3 7 (0.73%) ClearCase
3 7 (0.73%) Cucumber
3 7 (0.73%) HP UFT
3 7 (0.73%) Maven
4 5 (0.52%) Ant
4 5 (0.52%) Bugzilla
4 5 (0.52%) ClearQuest
4 5 (0.52%) FogBugz
4 5 (0.52%) Gradle
4 5 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (0.41%) LoadRunner
5 4 (0.41%) SoapUI
5 4 (0.41%) Visual Studio
5 4 (0.41%) WebDriver
6 3 (0.31%) Axure RP
6 3 (0.31%) SpecFlow
6 3 (0.31%) TestDirector
7 2 (0.21%) Subversion
General
1 205 (21.24%) Finance
2 66 (6.84%) Retail
3 37 (3.83%) Law
4 26 (2.69%) Advertising
5 16 (1.66%) Banking
5 16 (1.66%) Marketing
6 14 (1.45%) Telecoms
7 13 (1.35%) German Language
8 12 (1.24%) Legal
9 11 (1.14%) Manufacturing
10 10 (1.04%) Automotive
11 6 (0.62%) Retail Banking
12 5 (0.52%) Billing
12 5 (0.52%) Publishing
13 4 (0.41%) Aerospace
13 4 (0.41%) French Language
14 3 (0.31%) Back Office
14 3 (0.31%) Local Government
14 3 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.21%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (2.59%) .NET
2 22 (2.28%) Web Services
3 16 (1.66%) XML
4 15 (1.55%) HTML
5 7 (0.73%) AngularJS
5 7 (0.73%) ASP.NET
5 7 (0.73%) Middleware
5 7 (0.73%) SOAP
6 5 (0.52%) CSS
6 5 (0.52%) J2EE
7 4 (0.41%) RESTful
7 4 (0.41%) XSD
8 3 (0.31%) Ajax
8 3 (0.31%) Gherkin
8 3 (0.31%) SAPUI5
9 2 (0.21%) .NET Framework
9 2 (0.21%) HTML5
9 2 (0.21%) REST
9 2 (0.21%) SAP Fiori
9 2 (0.21%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 114 (11.81%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (4.56%) Blackberry
3 33 (3.42%) Management Information System
4 15 (1.55%) Cyberthreat
5 13 (1.35%) Mainframe
6 12 (1.24%) NHS
7 11 (1.14%) User Experience
8 10 (1.04%) Data Centre
9 9 (0.93%) iPad
10 8 (0.83%) Data Integration
10 8 (0.83%) Robotics
11 7 (0.73%) Client/Server
11 7 (0.73%) Data Structures
11 7 (0.73%) EPoS
11 7 (0.73%) Reinsurance
12 6 (0.62%) Data Extraction
12 6 (0.62%) Fat Client
12 6 (0.62%) iPhone
12 6 (0.62%) PMI
12 6 (0.62%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 181 (18.76%) Windows
2 105 (10.88%) Windows 7
3 43 (4.46%) Windows 8
4 31 (3.21%) Windows Server
5 26 (2.69%) Windows XP
6 19 (1.97%) Linux
7 13 (1.35%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (1.14%) Unix
9 10 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (0.73%) Solaris
11 5 (0.52%) Windows 10
12 4 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
13 3 (0.31%) AIX
14 2 (0.21%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.21%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.21%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.10%) Android
15 1 (0.10%) Windows Phone
15 1 (0.10%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (15.13%) Agile Software Development
2 143 (14.82%) Business Analysis
3 134 (13.89%) ITIL
4 85 (8.81%) Incident Management
5 70 (7.25%) Project Management
6 67 (6.94%) Stakeholder Management
7 55 (5.70%) User Stories
8 53 (5.49%) Document Management
8 53 (5.49%) Migration
9 47 (4.87%) Scrum
10 46 (4.77%) E-Commerce
10 46 (4.77%) Waterfall
11 45 (4.66%) Data Analysis
11 45 (4.66%) Use Case
12 44 (4.56%) Data Modelling
13 42 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
13 42 (4.35%) Information Security
14 39 (4.04%) SDLC
15 38 (3.94%) Change Management
15 38 (3.94%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 132 (13.68%) SQL
2 21 (2.18%) Java
3 13 (1.35%) T-SQL
4 11 (1.14%) C#
4 11 (1.14%) VBA
5 9 (0.93%) JavaScript
6 6 (0.62%) MATLAB
7 5 (0.52%) ABAP
7 5 (0.52%) Perl
7 5 (0.52%) PL/SQL
7 5 (0.52%) Python
8 4 (0.41%) C
9 3 (0.31%) COBOL
9 3 (0.31%) PHP
9 3 (0.31%) PowerShell
9 3 (0.31%) Shell Script
9 3 (0.31%) VBScript
10 2 (0.21%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.10%) RPG IV
11 1 (0.10%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 53 (5.49%) Degree
2 41 (4.25%) ISEB
3 33 (3.42%) Security Cleared
4 29 (3.01%) CISSP
5 22 (2.28%) ISTQB
6 21 (2.18%) ITIL Certification
7 20 (2.07%) SC Cleared
8 13 (1.35%) CISM
9 12 (1.24%) Cisco Certification
10 9 (0.93%) CCNA
10 9 (0.93%) MCP
11 8 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
12 7 (0.73%) CISA
12 7 (0.73%) PMI Certification
13 6 (0.62%) A+ Certification
14 5 (0.52%) CBAP
14 5 (0.52%) IIBA
14 5 (0.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 4 (0.41%) CCNP
15 4 (0.41%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (3.73%) SLA
2 28 (2.90%) QA
3 20 (2.07%) Data Quality
4 16 (1.66%) COBIT
5 10 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.21%) GAAP
6 2 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.10%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.10%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.10%) SEPA
System Software
1 154 (15.96%) Active Directory
2 7 (0.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.52%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 4 (0.41%) XenDesktop
5 3 (0.31%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.31%) XenApp
6 2 (0.21%) Time Sharing Option
6 2 (0.21%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.10%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.10%) UAG
7 1 (0.10%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (1.55%) SCCM
2 5 (0.52%) Backup Exec
3 4 (0.41%) Bacula
3 4 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (0.41%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (0.41%) SCOM
3 4 (0.41%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 4 (0.41%) WSUS
3 4 (0.41%) ZABBIX
4 2 (0.21%) Nagios
4 2 (0.21%) Opsview
4 2 (0.21%) QRadar
4 2 (0.21%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
5 1 (0.10%) Nessus
5 1 (0.10%) OpenView
5 1 (0.10%) OVSD
Vendors
1 135 (13.99%) Microsoft
2 96 (9.95%) Citrix
3 80 (8.29%) SAP
4 54 (5.60%) Oracle
5 30 (3.11%) Cisco
6 20 (2.07%) VMware
7 17 (1.76%) HP
8 15 (1.55%) IBM
9 13 (1.35%) Cognos
10 12 (1.24%) Avaloq
10 12 (1.24%) FNZ
11 11 (1.14%) Symantec
12 10 (1.04%) Remedy
13 9 (0.93%) CheckPoint
13 9 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
14 8 (0.83%) Adobe
14 8 (0.83%) Civica
14 8 (0.83%) Kofax
14 8 (0.83%) Sitecore
14 8 (0.83%) Trillium
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Rate: £250 - 300 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Market rate
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Davanti Solutions
Rate: From £20 to £25 per hour
Posted: 21 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £90.00 - £110.00 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £90 - £110 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Tria Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: MARKET RATE
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £475 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Eames Consulting
Rate: £450 - £500 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Aerotek
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Information Technology Services
Rate: £18 - 20 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Rate: £250 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £425 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Volt
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Stevenage
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £11.16 - £13.00 per hour + highly attractive benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Norwich
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Hertfordshire
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Oho Group
Rate: £30 - 40 per hour
Posted: 14 days ago
Hertfordshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Norfolk
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £150.00 - £157.00 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Essex
Ciber UK
Posted: 19 days ago
Watford
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Cambridge
Oho Group
Rate: £300 - 400 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 22 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Edward Carter Solutions
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 22 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Edward Carter Solutions
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 22 days ago
Essex
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Colchester
Pertemps IT
Rate: Up to £14 per hour all inclusive
Posted: 23 days ago