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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 460 545 464
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 19.30% 21.30% 19.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.24% 22.05% 20.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 302 328 223
Average daily rate £375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £477 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 84 80
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.94 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -3.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.40 £24.05 £33.03
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
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
2273 2472 2291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 95.38% 96.60% 95.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1361 1468 1252
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £180 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 213 229 245
Average hourly rate £20.50 £16.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.24% -17.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.68 £39.85 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 11 February 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 11 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the East of England region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +1 125 £363 +3.57% 24
Cambridgeshire -1 109 £340 -2.85% 23
Hertfordshire +3 106 £375 +7.14% 39
Bedfordshire +1 69 £425 +13.33% 23
Suffolk 0 37 £425 - 7
Norfolk -15 18 £300 +50.00% 3
East Anglia -2 1 £500 +92.30%
Analyst
England

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

1 191 (19.88%) Finance
2 170 (17.69%) Windows
3 149 (15.50%) ITIL
4 142 (14.78%) Microsoft
5 141 (14.67%) SQL
6 136 (14.15%) Agile Software Development
7 119 (12.38%) Active Directory
8 118 (12.28%) Business Analysis
9 112 (11.65%) MS Office
10 102 (10.61%) MS Excel
11 78 (8.12%) Citrix
12 75 (7.80%) Retail
12 75 (7.80%) Analytical Skills
13 74 (7.70%) Project Management
14 72 (7.49%) SAP
15 69 (7.18%) Windows 7
16 64 (6.66%) Incident Management
17 62 (6.45%) Change Management
18 61 (6.35%) Oracle
19 58 (6.04%) E-Commerce
20 55 (5.72%) Stakeholder Management
21 53 (5.52%) Business Intelligence
22 51 (5.31%) Migration
22 51 (5.31%) User Stories
23 48 (4.99%) SQL Server
24 46 (4.79%) CRM
24 46 (4.79%) Waterfall
25 45 (4.68%) Use Case
26 44 (4.58%) JIRA
27 43 (4.47%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 30 (3.12%) SharePoint
2 21 (2.19%) Confluence
3 15 (1.56%) WebLogic
4 14 (1.46%) MS Exchange
5 13 (1.35%) CMS
6 10 (1.04%) IBM Notes
7 9 (0.94%) IIS
8 8 (0.83%) Apache
8 8 (0.83%) Tomcat
9 7 (0.73%) BizTalk Server
9 7 (0.73%) SharePoint 2010
10 6 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2010
10 6 (0.62%) WebSphere
11 4 (0.42%) JBoss
11 4 (0.42%) Skype for Business
12 3 (0.31%) Documentum
12 3 (0.31%) MQSeries
13 2 (0.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 2 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2007
13 2 (0.21%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 112 (11.65%) MS Office
2 102 (10.61%) MS Excel
3 40 (4.16%) MS Visio
4 36 (3.75%) MS Project
5 15 (1.56%) MS PowerPoint
6 10 (1.04%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.21%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 16 (1.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.73%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (0.73%) Maximo
2 7 (0.73%) Sonata
2 7 (0.73%) Tercero
3 6 (0.62%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 6 (0.62%) SAP ERP
4 5 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.42%) Remedy ITSM
5 4 (0.42%) SAP HR
6 3 (0.31%) Cognos TM1
6 3 (0.31%) SAP CRM
7 2 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.21%) MFGPRO
7 2 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.21%) SAP CO
7 2 (0.21%) SAP FI
7 2 (0.21%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (0.21%) SAP R/3
7 2 (0.21%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 17 (1.77%) Office 365
2 6 (0.62%) SaaS
3 5 (0.52%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.31%) Taleo
5 2 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.21%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.21%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.10%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 24 (2.50%) Firewall
2 21 (2.19%) LAN
3 19 (1.98%) WAN
4 17 (1.77%) DNS
5 15 (1.56%) Internet
6 13 (1.35%) FTP
7 10 (1.04%) Wi-Fi
8 8 (0.83%) DHCP
9 6 (0.62%) Intranet
9 6 (0.62%) VLAN
10 5 (0.52%) IP Telephony
10 5 (0.52%) NetScaler
10 5 (0.52%) SAN
11 4 (0.42%) LDAP
11 4 (0.42%) TCP/IP
11 4 (0.42%) VoIP
11 4 (0.42%) VPN
12 3 (0.31%) Kerberos
13 2 (0.21%) SSH
13 2 (0.21%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (4.99%) SQL Server
2 36 (3.75%) Data Warehouse
3 20 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (1.66%) BusinessObjects
5 13 (1.35%) Oracle Database
6 12 (1.25%) QlikView
7 10 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (0.83%) MS Access
9 7 (0.73%) Crystal Reports
9 7 (0.73%) Relational Database
10 6 (0.62%) DB2
10 6 (0.62%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (0.52%) Data Mining
11 5 (0.52%) Oracle Reports
11 5 (0.52%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (0.52%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (0.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (0.42%) MySQL
13 3 (0.31%) DbVisualizer
13 3 (0.31%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 44 (4.58%) JIRA
2 17 (1.77%) Selenium
3 12 (1.25%) LoadRunner
4 11 (1.14%) Maven
4 11 (1.14%) SoapUI
5 10 (1.04%) Ant
6 9 (0.94%) HP UFT
6 9 (0.94%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (0.94%) Visual Studio
7 8 (0.83%) WebDriver
8 7 (0.73%) ClearCase
9 6 (0.62%) Jenkins
10 5 (0.52%) Bugzilla
10 5 (0.52%) ClearQuest
10 5 (0.52%) FogBugz
10 5 (0.52%) Gradle
11 4 (0.42%) JUnit
11 4 (0.42%) Oracle Forms
12 3 (0.31%) ChangeMan
12 3 (0.31%) TestDirector
General
1 191 (19.88%) Finance
2 75 (7.80%) Retail
3 34 (3.54%) Banking
4 27 (2.81%) Advertising
4 27 (2.81%) Manufacturing
5 19 (1.98%) Law
6 18 (1.87%) Telecoms
7 17 (1.77%) Pharmaceutical
8 15 (1.56%) Retail Banking
9 14 (1.46%) Automotive
10 13 (1.35%) Legal
11 11 (1.14%) Marketing
12 10 (1.04%) German Language
13 7 (0.73%) Publishing
14 6 (0.62%) French Language
15 5 (0.52%) Billing
15 5 (0.52%) Electronics
15 5 (0.52%) Local Government
16 4 (0.42%) Aerospace
16 4 (0.42%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (3.64%) .NET
2 31 (3.23%) XML
3 27 (2.81%) Web Services
4 10 (1.04%) ASP.NET
4 10 (1.04%) SOAP
5 8 (0.83%) HTML
6 7 (0.73%) J2EE
7 6 (0.62%) ISPF
8 5 (0.52%) WSDL
8 5 (0.52%) XSD
9 4 (0.42%) RESTful
9 4 (0.42%) Software Packaging
10 3 (0.31%) Apache CXF
10 3 (0.31%) Flash
10 3 (0.31%) JAX-RS
10 3 (0.31%) JDBC
10 3 (0.31%) Middleware
10 3 (0.31%) SAP Fiori
10 3 (0.31%) SAPUI5
10 3 (0.31%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 75 (7.80%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (3.85%) Management Information System
3 23 (2.39%) Blackberry
4 19 (1.98%) NHS
5 16 (1.66%) Reinsurance
6 15 (1.56%) Cyberthreat
6 15 (1.56%) Data Centre
7 14 (1.46%) User Experience
8 13 (1.35%) Mainframe
9 9 (0.94%) FMCG
9 9 (0.94%) iPad
10 7 (0.73%) Data Extraction
10 7 (0.73%) Data Integration
10 7 (0.73%) iPhone
10 7 (0.73%) PMI
11 6 (0.62%) Client/Server
11 6 (0.62%) Data Protection Act
11 6 (0.62%) Reference Data
12 5 (0.52%) Data Structures
12 5 (0.52%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 170 (17.69%) Windows
2 69 (7.18%) Windows 7
3 31 (3.23%) Windows Server
4 29 (3.02%) Unix
5 27 (2.81%) Linux
6 23 (2.39%) Windows XP
7 21 (2.19%) Windows 8
8 13 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (0.94%) Solaris
10 8 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (0.42%) Mac OS X
13 3 (0.31%) Windows 2000 Server
13 3 (0.31%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.21%) CentOS
14 2 (0.21%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.10%) MVS
15 1 (0.10%) Windows Mobile
15 1 (0.10%) Windows NT
15 1 (0.10%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (15.50%) ITIL
2 136 (14.15%) Agile Software Development
3 118 (12.28%) Business Analysis
4 74 (7.70%) Project Management
5 64 (6.66%) Incident Management
6 62 (6.45%) Change Management
7 58 (6.04%) E-Commerce
8 55 (5.72%) Stakeholder Management
9 53 (5.52%) Business Intelligence
10 51 (5.31%) Migration
10 51 (5.31%) User Stories
11 46 (4.79%) CRM
11 46 (4.79%) Waterfall
12 45 (4.68%) Use Case
13 42 (4.37%) User Acceptance Testing
14 39 (4.06%) Data Analysis
14 39 (4.06%) Scrum
15 37 (3.85%) Analytics
15 37 (3.85%) Data Modelling
15 37 (3.85%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 141 (14.67%) SQL
2 24 (2.50%) C#
3 20 (2.08%) Java
4 9 (0.94%) PL/SQL
5 8 (0.83%) JavaScript
6 7 (0.73%) VBA
6 7 (0.73%) VBScript
7 6 (0.62%) ABAP
7 6 (0.62%) JCL
7 6 (0.62%) REXX
7 6 (0.62%) T-SQL
8 5 (0.52%) Groovy
9 4 (0.42%) Perl
9 4 (0.42%) Shell Script
10 3 (0.31%) C
10 3 (0.31%) MATLAB
10 3 (0.31%) Python
11 2 (0.21%) C++
11 2 (0.21%) VB
11 2 (0.21%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 43 (4.47%) Degree
2 42 (4.37%) ISEB
3 29 (3.02%) Security Cleared
4 23 (2.39%) ITIL Certification
5 20 (2.08%) ISTQB
6 16 (1.66%) CISSP
6 16 (1.66%) SC Cleared
7 10 (1.04%) MCP
7 10 (1.04%) PMI Certification
8 6 (0.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 5 (0.52%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (0.52%) DBS Check
9 5 (0.52%) IIBA
9 5 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (0.42%) ACCA
10 4 (0.42%) CCNA
10 4 (0.42%) CIMA
10 4 (0.42%) CISM
10 4 (0.42%) MCSE
10 4 (0.42%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (4.27%) SLA
2 34 (3.54%) QA
3 14 (1.46%) COBIT
3 14 (1.46%) Data Quality
4 6 (0.62%) Disclosure Scotland
5 5 (0.52%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.42%) GAMP
7 3 (0.31%) GAAP
7 3 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.31%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.10%) COSO
8 1 (0.10%) ISO22301
8 1 (0.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.10%) SDET
System Software
1 119 (12.38%) Active Directory
2 15 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (0.94%) XenApp
4 7 (0.73%) VMware ESX
5 6 (0.62%) Time Sharing Option
5 6 (0.62%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 4 (0.42%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.21%) vSphere
7 2 (0.21%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.21%) XenServer
8 1 (0.10%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.10%) Snort
8 1 (0.10%) UAG
Systems Management
1 9 (0.94%) SCCM
2 8 (0.83%) Tivoli
3 5 (0.52%) QRadar
3 5 (0.52%) SCOM
4 4 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (0.31%) Bacula
5 3 (0.31%) ZABBIX
6 2 (0.21%) CA Single Sign-On
6 2 (0.21%) EnCase
6 2 (0.21%) Nagios
6 2 (0.21%) Nessus
6 2 (0.21%) Opsview
6 2 (0.21%) Tivoli Identity Manager
7 1 (0.10%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.10%) DatAdvantage
7 1 (0.10%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.10%) OpenView
7 1 (0.10%) OVSD
7 1 (0.10%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 142 (14.78%) Microsoft
2 78 (8.12%) Citrix
3 72 (7.49%) SAP
4 61 (6.35%) Oracle
5 32 (3.33%) VMware
6 29 (3.02%) Cisco
7 28 (2.91%) IBM
8 27 (2.81%) HP
9 16 (1.66%) Cognos
10 14 (1.46%) Remedy
11 11 (1.14%) Intel Security
12 10 (1.04%) Lotus
12 10 (1.04%) ServiceNow
13 9 (0.94%) Adobe
14 8 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
14 8 (0.83%) Symantec
15 7 (0.73%) Apple
15 7 (0.73%) Avaya
15 7 (0.73%) CheckPoint
15 7 (0.73%) Siemens
Essex
LA International
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: market rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £300.00 - £325.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
JM
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Ashdown IT
Rate: £100 - £150 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: market rates, 12 months contract
Posted: 3 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Information Technology Services
Rate: £18 - 20 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Information Technology Services
Rate: £15 - 18 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Information Technology Services
Rate: £15 - 18 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Greythorn
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Competetive Rate
Posted: 5 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Volt
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Bedfordshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Bedford, United Kingdom
bpha
Rate: £30,000 - 35,000 + benefits package
Posted: 15 days ago
Cambridge
Cognitive Group Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
Peterborough
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: Competitive Market Rates
Posted: 26 days ago
Norwich
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 28 days ago
Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 29 days ago