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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 3 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 527 423 548
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 18.56% 17.44% 19.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.79% 18.60% 20.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 338 202 305
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £129 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 82 71
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.10 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.63 £32.10 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.67
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +2.24%
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
2663 2274 2621
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 93.80% 93.77% 93.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1687 1216 1374
Average daily rate £380 £338 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.59% -6.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 177 273 286
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 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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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
Cambridgeshire +5 187 £350 - 29
Hertfordshire +2 114 £375 +7.14% 35
Essex -4 95 £350 +1.81% 20
Bedfordshire -3 69 £299 -4.40% 15
Suffolk +1 39 £425 -2.85% 6
Norfolk +7 23 £315 -10.00% 6
Analyst
England

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

1 280 (26.52%) Finance
2 233 (22.06%) Windows
3 201 (19.03%) SQL
4 180 (17.05%) MS Excel
5 178 (16.86%) Microsoft
6 165 (15.63%) MS Office
7 158 (14.96%) Active Directory
8 155 (14.68%) ITIL
9 134 (12.69%) Agile Software Development
10 117 (11.08%) Analytical Skills
11 114 (10.80%) Oracle
12 107 (10.13%) Business Analysis
13 105 (9.94%) Windows 7
14 96 (9.09%) Citrix
15 94 (8.90%) Retail
16 84 (7.95%) User Acceptance Testing
17 79 (7.48%) Data Analysis
17 79 (7.48%) Project Management
18 76 (7.20%) Business Intelligence
19 69 (6.53%) Stakeholder Management
20 67 (6.34%) SAP
21 66 (6.25%) Blackberry
22 65 (6.16%) E-Commerce
23 61 (5.78%) Use Case
24 60 (5.68%) ISEB
25 58 (5.49%) Change Management
26 57 (5.40%) SQL Server
27 56 (5.30%) .NET
27 56 (5.30%) VMware
28 55 (5.21%) Incident Management

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 42 (3.98%) MS Exchange
2 40 (3.79%) SharePoint
3 23 (2.18%) IBM Notes
4 18 (1.70%) SAS
5 17 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2010
6 14 (1.33%) CMS
7 12 (1.14%) WebSphere
8 8 (0.76%) Lotus Domino
8 8 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2007
8 8 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
9 7 (0.66%) SugarCRM
10 5 (0.47%) Lync
10 5 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2003
10 5 (0.47%) MQSeries
10 5 (0.47%) Apache
10 5 (0.47%) JBoss
11 4 (0.38%) WebLogic
11 4 (0.38%) IBM HTTP Server
12 3 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2013
12 3 (0.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 180 (17.05%) MS Excel
2 165 (15.63%) MS Office
3 40 (3.79%) MS Visio
4 39 (3.69%) MS PowerPoint
5 22 (2.08%) MS Project
6 9 (0.85%) SPSS
7 6 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
8 5 (0.47%) Mingle
9 2 (0.19%) Acrobat
9 2 (0.19%) Adobe Captivate
9 2 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.095%) PowerPivot
10 1 (0.095%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 9 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.76%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (0.57%) Agresso
3 6 (0.57%) SAP FI
3 6 (0.57%) SAP FI/CO
3 6 (0.57%) SAP CO
3 6 (0.57%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 6 (0.57%) Remedy ITSM
4 5 (0.47%) Oracle Payables
4 5 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (0.47%) SAP SD
5 4 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (0.38%) Oracle Receivables
5 4 (0.38%) Oracle General Ledger
6 3 (0.28%) Oracle Assets
6 3 (0.28%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (0.19%) VisionPLUS
7 2 (0.19%) Oracle HRMS
7 2 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.095%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 14 (1.33%) SaaS
2 6 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (0.57%) Office 365
3 2 (0.19%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.095%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.095%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.095%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 26 (2.46%) VPN
1 26 (2.46%) Firewall
1 26 (2.46%) Internet
2 23 (2.18%) LAN
3 21 (1.99%) TCP/IP
3 21 (1.99%) WAN
4 19 (1.80%) DNS
5 14 (1.33%) VoIP
6 13 (1.23%) DHCP
6 13 (1.23%) PBX
7 12 (1.14%) SAN
8 10 (0.95%) ADSL
8 10 (0.95%) Broadband
9 8 (0.76%) Wireless
9 8 (0.76%) VLAN
10 6 (0.57%) ISDN
10 6 (0.57%) Ethernet
10 6 (0.57%) IPsec
11 4 (0.38%) SSL
11 4 (0.38%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (5.40%) SQL Server
2 42 (3.98%) Data Warehouse
3 29 (2.75%) Oracle Database
4 16 (1.52%) Crystal Reports
5 13 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (1.04%) BusinessObjects XI
8 10 (0.95%) OLAP
8 10 (0.95%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 8 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
9 8 (0.76%) BusinessObjects
9 8 (0.76%) SQL Server 2005
10 7 (0.66%) Oracle OLAP
10 7 (0.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (0.66%) Relational Database
10 7 (0.66%) MS Access
10 7 (0.66%) DB2
11 6 (0.57%) Essbase
12 5 (0.47%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 14 (1.33%) JIRA
1 14 (1.33%) SpecFlow
2 12 (1.14%) Selenium
3 9 (0.85%) Visual Studio
4 8 (0.76%) RequisitePro
4 8 (0.76%) Cucumber
5 6 (0.57%) QuickTest Pro
6 5 (0.47%) NUnit
7 3 (0.28%) SoapUI
7 3 (0.28%) MSTest
7 3 (0.28%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (0.28%) WebDriver
7 3 (0.28%) Rational Rose
7 3 (0.28%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.19%) Xcode
8 2 (0.19%) Bower
8 2 (0.19%) Calabash
8 2 (0.19%) Grunt
8 2 (0.19%) Karma Test Runner
8 2 (0.19%) Jenkins
General
1 280 (26.52%) Finance
2 94 (8.90%) Retail
3 38 (3.60%) Manufacturing
4 30 (2.84%) Marketing
5 28 (2.65%) Telecoms
6 25 (2.37%) Law
7 23 (2.18%) Banking
8 20 (1.89%) Pharmaceutical
9 16 (1.52%) Advertising
10 15 (1.42%) Legal
11 8 (0.76%) Publishing
12 7 (0.66%) Automotive
13 5 (0.47%) Financial Institution
14 4 (0.38%) Back Office
14 4 (0.38%) General Ledger
14 4 (0.38%) Local Government
14 4 (0.38%) French Language
14 4 (0.38%) German Language
15 3 (0.28%) Spanish Language
16 2 (0.19%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (5.30%) .NET
2 31 (2.94%) XML
3 27 (2.56%) HTML
4 13 (1.23%) J2EE
5 11 (1.04%) ASP.NET
6 10 (0.95%) .NET Framework
7 9 (0.85%) CSS
8 8 (0.76%) Web Services
9 7 (0.66%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (0.57%) WCF
11 5 (0.47%) Autofac
11 5 (0.47%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 5 (0.47%) LINQ to SQL
11 5 (0.47%) Castle Windsor
11 5 (0.47%) CSS3
11 5 (0.47%) LINQ
11 5 (0.47%) EDI
12 2 (0.19%) Flash
12 2 (0.19%) XML Messaging
12 2 (0.19%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 117 (11.08%) Analytical Skills
2 66 (6.25%) Blackberry
3 36 (3.41%) Management Information System
4 35 (3.31%) NHS
5 19 (1.80%) Data Structures
6 13 (1.23%) IVR
7 12 (1.14%) Mainframe
7 12 (1.14%) Computer Science
8 10 (0.95%) Mathematics
9 8 (0.76%) Statistics
10 6 (0.57%) PMI
10 6 (0.57%) Economics
10 6 (0.57%) FMCG
11 5 (0.47%) iSeries
11 5 (0.47%) PKI
12 4 (0.38%) AS400
12 4 (0.38%) Algorithms
12 4 (0.38%) Mobile App
12 4 (0.38%) Informatics
12 4 (0.38%) Applied Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 233 (22.06%) Windows
2 105 (9.94%) Windows 7
3 46 (4.36%) Windows XP
4 35 (3.31%) Windows Server 2008
5 34 (3.22%) Linux
6 31 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
7 24 (2.27%) UNIX
8 19 (1.80%) Windows Server 2012
9 16 (1.52%) Windows 8
9 16 (1.52%) Mac OS X
10 10 (0.95%) Solaris
10 10 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (0.66%) CentOS
12 6 (0.57%) Android
12 6 (0.57%) Apple iOS
13 5 (0.47%) Windows Vista
14 3 (0.28%) OS/400
14 3 (0.28%) AIX
15 2 (0.19%) FreeBSD
15 2 (0.19%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (14.68%) ITIL
2 134 (12.69%) Agile Software Development
3 107 (10.13%) Business Analysis
4 84 (7.95%) User Acceptance Testing
5 79 (7.48%) Data Analysis
5 79 (7.48%) Project Management
6 76 (7.20%) Business Intelligence
7 69 (6.53%) Stakeholder Management
8 65 (6.16%) E-Commerce
9 61 (5.78%) Use Case
10 58 (5.49%) Change Management
11 55 (5.21%) Incident Management
12 52 (4.92%) Migration
13 51 (4.83%) ETL
14 48 (4.55%) Systems Analysis
15 42 (3.98%) Test Scripting
16 40 (3.79%) Waterfall
17 38 (3.60%) Document Management
18 35 (3.31%) ERP
19 32 (3.03%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 201 (19.03%) SQL
2 29 (2.75%) VB
3 27 (2.56%) VBA
3 27 (2.56%) Java
4 24 (2.27%) PL/SQL
5 21 (1.99%) C#
6 11 (1.04%) T-SQL
7 10 (0.95%) JavaScript
7 10 (0.95%) Python
8 8 (0.76%) C
9 6 (0.57%) Ruby
10 5 (0.47%) Bash Shell
10 5 (0.47%) Shell Script
11 4 (0.38%) Korn
12 3 (0.28%) PowerShell
12 3 (0.28%) VB6
12 3 (0.28%) VBScript
13 2 (0.19%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.19%) PHP
13 2 (0.19%) C++
Qualifications
1 60 (5.68%) ISEB
2 41 (3.88%) Degree
3 27 (2.56%) Security Cleared
4 21 (1.99%) SC Cleared
5 20 (1.89%) MCP
6 13 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (1.14%) ISTQB
8 11 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (0.76%) PMI Certification
10 6 (0.57%) IIBA
11 5 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 5 (0.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 5 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (0.47%) CCNA
12 4 (0.38%) MCSA
12 4 (0.38%) CISSP
12 4 (0.38%) CISM
12 4 (0.38%) MOS
12 4 (0.38%) CBAP
13 3 (0.28%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (4.83%) QA
2 38 (3.60%) SLA
3 20 (1.89%) ISO 9001
4 8 (0.76%) Solvency II
5 6 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.19%) ISO 9000
6 2 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.19%) TickIT
6 2 (0.19%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.095%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.095%) HL7
7 1 (0.095%) COBIT
System Software
1 158 (14.96%) Active Directory
2 25 (2.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (0.76%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.47%) vSphere
5 4 (0.38%) ISA Server
6 3 (0.28%) Forefront TMG
6 3 (0.28%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 3 (0.28%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.19%) XenApp
8 1 (0.095%) Snort
8 1 (0.095%) Nmap
8 1 (0.095%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.095%) RACF
8 1 (0.095%) Firmware
8 1 (0.095%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 28 (2.65%) HP Quality Center
2 13 (1.23%) OpenView
3 8 (0.76%) OVSD
4 6 (0.57%) Norton AntiVirus
4 6 (0.57%) WSUS
4 6 (0.57%) SCCM
5 5 (0.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 4 (0.38%) Backup Exec
6 4 (0.38%) Nessus
7 3 (0.28%) Puppet
8 2 (0.19%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (0.19%) SCOM
8 2 (0.19%) CORE IMPACT
9 1 (0.095%) SCVMM
9 1 (0.095%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (0.095%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 1 (0.095%) SCOrch
9 1 (0.095%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 1 (0.095%) SCSM
9 1 (0.095%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 178 (16.86%) Microsoft
2 114 (10.80%) Oracle
3 96 (9.09%) Citrix
4 67 (6.34%) SAP
5 56 (5.30%) VMware
6 51 (4.83%) HP
7 28 (2.65%) Cisco
8 26 (2.46%) Remedy
9 24 (2.27%) Lotus
10 21 (1.99%) IBM
11 19 (1.80%) Symantec
11 19 (1.80%) Business Objects
11 19 (1.80%) Adobe
12 18 (1.70%) McAfee
12 18 (1.70%) Teradata
13 17 (1.61%) PeopleSoft
14 12 (1.14%) Salesforce.com
14 12 (1.14%) Planview
15 11 (1.04%) Tableau
16 10 (0.95%) Verint
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