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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 2 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 449 570 521
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 18.27% 20.11% 16.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.12% 21.08% 17.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 322 274
Median daily rate £350 £363 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £199 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £482 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 74 76
Median hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% -6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.14 £12.00 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £34.80 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £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
2348 2704 2922
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 95.52% 95.38% 95.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1341 1528 1762
Median daily rate £388 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £205 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 181 243 233
Median hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.19 £37.78
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 29 September 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 0 138 £255 -32.00% 16
Hertfordshire +1 127 £375 -0.13% 34
Bedfordshire -1 60 £425 +13.33% 17
Cambridgeshire -5 59 £320 -1.53% 19
Suffolk +1 45 £475 +5.55% 14
Norfolk -6 16 £315 +9.56% 9
Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 September 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.

1 239 (24.54%) Finance
2 199 (20.43%) Windows
3 171 (17.56%) Business Analysis
4 166 (17.04%) MS Excel
5 159 (16.32%) Active Directory
6 155 (15.91%) MS Office
7 153 (15.71%) Microsoft
7 153 (15.71%) Agile Software Development
8 143 (14.68%) Analytical Skills
9 136 (13.96%) SQL
10 121 (12.42%) Windows 7
11 100 (10.27%) Stakeholder Management
12 94 (9.65%) ITIL
13 91 (9.34%) Citrix
14 87 (8.93%) Retail
15 79 (8.11%) Incident Management
16 75 (7.70%) Project Management
17 74 (7.60%) Degree
18 68 (6.98%) Data Analysis
19 66 (6.78%) Migration
20 61 (6.26%) SDLC
21 56 (5.75%) Oracle
22 53 (5.44%) Document Management
22 53 (5.44%) Waterfall
23 52 (5.34%) SQL Server
24 50 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
25 48 (4.93%) Use Case
26 46 (4.72%) SAP
27 45 (4.62%) User Acceptance Testing
27 45 (4.62%) Windows 8

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 36 (3.70%) SharePoint
2 16 (1.64%) MS Exchange
3 14 (1.44%) CMS
4 13 (1.33%) Confluence
5 12 (1.23%) IIS
6 11 (1.13%) Skype for Business
7 9 (0.92%) BizTalk Server
8 8 (0.82%) Apache
8 8 (0.82%) Documentum
9 7 (0.72%) SAS
9 7 (0.72%) Sitecore CMS
10 6 (0.62%) Drupal
11 5 (0.51%) Apache Spark
11 5 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2007
12 4 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2010
12 4 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
13 3 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2003
13 3 (0.31%) SharePoint 2013
13 3 (0.31%) WebSphere
14 2 (0.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 166 (17.04%) MS Excel
2 155 (15.91%) MS Office
3 30 (3.08%) MS Visio
4 29 (2.98%) MS PowerPoint
5 11 (1.13%) Spreadsheet
6 10 (1.03%) MS Project
7 1 (0.10%) Adobe Captivate
7 1 (0.10%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.10%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 11 (1.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.92%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (0.72%) ResourceLink
3 7 (0.72%) Sonata
3 7 (0.72%) Tercero
4 5 (0.51%) HFM
4 5 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (0.51%) SAP WM
5 4 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.41%) Hyperion Planning
6 3 (0.31%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 3 (0.31%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.21%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (0.21%) SAP CO
7 2 (0.21%) SAP CRM
7 2 (0.21%) SAP FI
7 2 (0.21%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (0.10%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.10%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 39 (4.00%) Office 365
2 11 (1.13%) SuccessFactors
3 9 (0.92%) IBM Blueworks
4 6 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (0.62%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (0.51%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 5 (0.51%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (0.41%) SaaS
6 4 (0.41%) Yammer
7 2 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.21%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.10%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.10%) Force.com
8 1 (0.10%) GitHub
8 1 (0.10%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.10%) Google Drive
8 1 (0.10%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 15 (1.54%) LAN
1 15 (1.54%) WAN
2 14 (1.44%) DNS
3 12 (1.23%) Firewall
3 12 (1.23%) VPN
4 11 (1.13%) ATM
4 11 (1.13%) WebEx
5 8 (0.82%) DHCP
6 7 (0.72%) Internet
7 6 (0.62%) Network Security
8 5 (0.51%) Cisco IOS
8 5 (0.51%) Remote Desktop
8 5 (0.51%) Skype
8 5 (0.51%) WLAN
9 4 (0.41%) NAS
9 4 (0.41%) NetScaler
10 3 (0.31%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (0.31%) Intranet
10 3 (0.31%) IP Telephony
10 3 (0.31%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (5.34%) SQL Server
2 25 (2.57%) DB2
3 20 (2.05%) Data Warehouse
4 17 (1.75%) Hadoop
5 14 (1.44%) MS Access
6 13 (1.33%) Relational Database
6 13 (1.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (1.13%) Crystal Reports
8 10 (1.03%) Essbase
9 9 (0.92%) Oracle Database
10 8 (0.82%) BusinessObjects
10 8 (0.82%) Data Mining
10 8 (0.82%) Oracle Database 10g
11 7 (0.72%) Big Data
11 7 (0.72%) GIS
12 6 (0.62%) MySQL
12 6 (0.62%) Oracle Database 11g
12 6 (0.62%) Oracle Discoverer
12 6 (0.62%) Oracle Reports
12 6 (0.62%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 26 (2.67%) JIRA
2 10 (1.03%) Cucumber
2 10 (1.03%) Jenkins
2 10 (1.03%) Selenium
3 8 (0.82%) Git (software)
4 7 (0.72%) SoapUI
5 6 (0.62%) SpecFlow
6 4 (0.41%) Appium
6 4 (0.41%) HP UFT
6 4 (0.41%) MSI
6 4 (0.41%) Subversion
6 4 (0.41%) Visual Studio
7 3 (0.31%) Axure RP
7 3 (0.31%) Calabash
7 3 (0.31%) JMeter
7 3 (0.31%) WebDriver
8 2 (0.21%) Bitbucket
8 2 (0.21%) ClearQuest
8 2 (0.21%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (0.21%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 239 (24.54%) Finance
2 87 (8.93%) Retail
3 34 (3.49%) Law
4 29 (2.98%) Marketing
5 21 (2.16%) Advertising
5 21 (2.16%) Manufacturing
6 20 (2.05%) Telecoms
7 19 (1.95%) Banking
7 19 (1.95%) Legal
8 14 (1.44%) Automotive
8 14 (1.44%) Billing
9 11 (1.13%) Local Government
10 10 (1.03%) General Ledger
11 9 (0.92%) Back Office
11 9 (0.92%) Retail Banking
12 7 (0.72%) German Language
13 6 (0.62%) French Language
14 4 (0.41%) Front Office
14 4 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
14 4 (0.41%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (1.33%) .NET
1 13 (1.33%) Middleware
2 11 (1.13%) J2EE
3 10 (1.03%) Gherkin
4 8 (0.82%) SOAP
5 7 (0.72%) HTML
5 7 (0.72%) Web Services
5 7 (0.72%) XML
6 5 (0.51%) COM
7 4 (0.41%) .NET Framework
7 4 (0.41%) AngularJS
7 4 (0.41%) ASP.NET
7 4 (0.41%) CSS
8 3 (0.31%) EDI
8 3 (0.31%) REST
9 2 (0.21%) HTML5
9 2 (0.21%) jQuery
9 2 (0.21%) ODBC
9 2 (0.21%) Silverlight
9 2 (0.21%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 143 (14.68%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (4.31%) Management Information System
3 37 (3.80%) Blackberry
3 37 (3.80%) Mainframe
4 20 (2.05%) NHS
5 13 (1.33%) Data Centre
6 12 (1.23%) EPoS
7 11 (1.13%) Mathematics
7 11 (1.13%) Statistics
7 11 (1.13%) User Experience
8 10 (1.03%) Client/Server
9 9 (0.92%) BYOD
9 9 (0.92%) Data Structures
9 9 (0.92%) Mobile App
10 8 (0.82%) Data Extraction
10 8 (0.82%) Data Integration
10 8 (0.82%) Reference Data
10 8 (0.82%) Robotics
11 7 (0.72%) Algorithms
11 7 (0.72%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 199 (20.43%) Windows
2 121 (12.42%) Windows 7
3 45 (4.62%) Windows 8
4 33 (3.39%) Windows Server
5 22 (2.26%) Linux
6 17 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (1.44%) Unix
9 13 (1.33%) Windows Vista
10 12 (1.23%) Windows XP
11 8 (0.82%) Android
11 8 (0.82%) Windows 10
12 7 (0.72%) AIX
12 7 (0.72%) Solaris
13 5 (0.51%) Apple iOS
14 3 (0.31%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.21%) Windows 2000
15 2 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
16 1 (0.10%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (17.56%) Business Analysis
2 153 (15.71%) Agile Software Development
3 100 (10.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 94 (9.65%) ITIL
5 79 (8.11%) Incident Management
6 75 (7.70%) Project Management
7 68 (6.98%) Data Analysis
8 66 (6.78%) Migration
9 61 (6.26%) SDLC
10 53 (5.44%) Document Management
10 53 (5.44%) Waterfall
11 50 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
12 48 (4.93%) Use Case
13 45 (4.62%) User Acceptance Testing
14 44 (4.52%) Scrum
15 43 (4.41%) User Stories
16 42 (4.31%) Information Security
17 38 (3.90%) Data Modelling
18 36 (3.70%) Analytics
19 32 (3.29%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 136 (13.96%) SQL
2 24 (2.46%) COBOL
2 24 (2.46%) Java
3 20 (2.05%) VBA
4 14 (1.44%) C#
5 12 (1.23%) T-SQL
6 11 (1.13%) MATLAB
7 10 (1.03%) Python
8 9 (0.92%) PowerShell
9 8 (0.82%) JavaScript
10 6 (0.62%) Shell Script
10 6 (0.62%) VB
11 5 (0.51%) C
11 5 (0.51%) Ruby
11 5 (0.51%) VBScript
12 4 (0.41%) Perl
12 4 (0.41%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.21%) C++
13 2 (0.21%) R
14 1 (0.10%) LINC
Qualifications
1 74 (7.60%) Degree
2 38 (3.90%) ISEB
3 31 (3.18%) CISSP
4 23 (2.36%) Security Cleared
5 21 (2.16%) CISM
6 14 (1.44%) MCP
7 13 (1.33%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (1.33%) ISTQB
8 12 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
9 11 (1.13%) CCNA
10 9 (0.92%) A+ Certification
11 8 (0.82%) SC Cleared
12 6 (0.62%) CESG Certified Professional
12 6 (0.62%) MCSE
13 5 (0.51%) CBAP
13 5 (0.51%) CISA
13 5 (0.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 4 (0.41%) ACCA
14 4 (0.41%) CRISC
14 4 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (3.80%) QA
2 31 (3.18%) SLA
3 13 (1.33%) Data Quality
4 10 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.72%) PCI DSS
6 6 (0.62%) COBIT
7 4 (0.41%) Disclosure Scotland
8 3 (0.31%) SDET
9 2 (0.21%) GAAP
9 2 (0.21%) SEPA
10 1 (0.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 159 (16.32%) Active Directory
2 10 (1.03%) Time Sharing Option
2 10 (1.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (0.82%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (0.62%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (0.51%) XenApp
6 4 (0.41%) vSphere
6 4 (0.41%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.21%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.21%) Terminal Server
7 2 (0.21%) XenServer
8 1 (0.10%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.10%) ProxySG
8 1 (0.10%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.10%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 13 (1.33%) SCCM
2 7 (0.72%) WSUS
3 6 (0.62%) Control-M
4 5 (0.51%) Puppet
5 4 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (0.41%) WhatsUp Gold
6 3 (0.31%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (0.21%) Cisco IPCC
7 2 (0.21%) SCOM
7 2 (0.21%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (0.10%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.10%) Bacula
8 1 (0.10%) Casper Suite
8 1 (0.10%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.10%) Oracle EDQ
8 1 (0.10%) QRadar
8 1 (0.10%) Simpana
8 1 (0.10%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.10%) vMotion
8 1 (0.10%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 153 (15.71%) Microsoft
2 91 (9.34%) Citrix
3 56 (5.75%) Oracle
4 46 (4.72%) SAP
5 22 (2.26%) Cisco
6 19 (1.95%) VMware
7 14 (1.44%) HP
8 12 (1.23%) Apple
8 12 (1.23%) CheckPoint
8 12 (1.23%) Dell
9 11 (1.13%) Salesforce.com
10 10 (1.03%) Cognos
10 10 (1.03%) Remedy
10 10 (1.03%) Teradata
11 9 (0.92%) Sitecore
11 9 (0.92%) Varonis
12 8 (0.82%) Kofax
12 8 (0.82%) ServiceNow
13 7 (0.72%) Avaloq
13 7 (0.72%) Qualys
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Rate: £11 - 13 per hour
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Rate: £100 - £110 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £15.00 - £18.00 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Volt
Posted: 7 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Information Technology Services
Rate: £15 - 18 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
Tria Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Advantage XPO
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £0.00 per annum + Market Rate
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £250 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Experis Ltd
Rate: £250.00 - £295.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge
Enterprise Partners
Rate: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Wymondham, Norfolk
Suffolk Constabulary
Rate: From £26,271 to £29,880 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Pimlico Banks Recruitment
Rate: Up to £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton
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Rate: £30,000 - £35,000 per year
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Eames Consulting
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
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