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 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 512 653 411
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 18.57% 21.45% 18.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.92% 23.16% 20.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 270 376 229
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£370 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £193 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 62 58
Average hourly rate £13.75 £14.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.78% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.35 £10.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.49 £30.38 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
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
2570 2820 2047
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 93.22% 92.64% 93.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1430 1576 1035
Average daily rate £388 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £213 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 223 207 256
Average hourly rate £16.00 £21.00 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.80% -10.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.30 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.45% -

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 5 May 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
Cambridgeshire +6 136 £350 +7.69% 29
Essex 0 110 £325 -13.33% 18
Hertfordshire +1 104 £360 -6.49% 55
Bedfordshire 0 86 £375 -6.25% 18
Suffolk -2 47 £450 +12.50% 12
Norfolk +5 26 £375 +66.66% 6
East Anglia 0 3 £290 -9.37%
Analyst
England

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

1 232 (21.80%) Microsoft
2 221 (20.77%) Windows
2 221 (20.77%) Finance
3 190 (17.86%) ITIL
4 178 (16.73%) SQL
5 168 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
6 143 (13.44%) MS Office
7 139 (13.06%) Business Analysis
8 136 (12.78%) Active Directory
9 135 (12.69%) MS Excel
10 101 (9.49%) Oracle
11 100 (9.40%) Analytical Skills
12 93 (8.74%) Retail
13 85 (7.99%) .NET
14 84 (7.89%) E-Commerce
15 82 (7.71%) Citrix
16 81 (7.61%) Windows 7
17 80 (7.52%) Project Management
18 71 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
19 70 (6.58%) SAP
20 68 (6.39%) QA
21 66 (6.20%) Stakeholder Management
22 64 (6.02%) User Acceptance Testing
23 63 (5.92%) SQL Server
24 59 (5.55%) VMware
25 58 (5.45%) Data Analysis
26 57 (5.36%) Change Management
27 53 (4.98%) Migration
28 49 (4.61%) C#
28 49 (4.61%) Incident Management

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 38 (3.57%) SharePoint
2 30 (2.82%) IBM Notes
3 20 (1.88%) MS Exchange
4 9 (0.85%) IIS
4 9 (0.85%) CMS
5 8 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (0.66%) Lotus Domino
6 7 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2003
7 6 (0.56%) Tomcat
7 6 (0.56%) Lync
8 5 (0.47%) SAS
9 4 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (0.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 3 (0.28%) WebSphere
10 3 (0.28%) WebLogic
10 3 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (0.19%) CICS
11 2 (0.19%) MQSeries
11 2 (0.19%) Confluence
Applications
1 143 (13.44%) MS Office
2 135 (12.69%) MS Excel
3 38 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 32 (3.01%) MS Visio
5 14 (1.32%) MS Project
6 9 (0.85%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (0.56%) SOLIDWORKS
8 2 (0.19%) Acrobat
8 2 (0.19%) Mingle
9 1 (0.094%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.094%) SPSS
9 1 (0.094%) Windchill
9 1 (0.094%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 11 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.66%) Remedy ITSM
3 6 (0.56%) Dynamics NAV
3 6 (0.56%) SAP CO
3 6 (0.56%) SAP FI/CO
3 6 (0.56%) SAP FI
4 5 (0.47%) WebTrends
5 4 (0.38%) Agresso
5 4 (0.38%) SAP PP
5 4 (0.38%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (0.28%) Oracle Payables
6 3 (0.28%) Oracle Retail
6 3 (0.28%) SAP SRM
6 3 (0.28%) Summit
6 3 (0.28%) HFM
7 2 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.19%) MFGPRO
7 2 (0.19%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 7 (0.66%) Office 365
2 6 (0.56%) SaaS
3 5 (0.47%) Google Analytics
4 4 (0.38%) PaaS
4 4 (0.38%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.19%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.19%) IaaS
6 1 (0.094%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.094%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 34 (3.20%) Firewall
2 23 (2.16%) Internet
2 23 (2.16%) LAN
2 23 (2.16%) WAN
3 21 (1.97%) SAN
4 18 (1.69%) VPN
5 17 (1.60%) Wireless
6 16 (1.50%) DNS
7 14 (1.32%) TCP/IP
8 9 (0.85%) Network Security
8 9 (0.85%) Intranet
9 8 (0.75%) DHCP
9 8 (0.75%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (0.56%) LDAP
10 6 (0.56%) VoIP
10 6 (0.56%) NAS
11 4 (0.38%) PBX
12 3 (0.28%) Cisco Nexus
12 3 (0.28%) iSCSI
12 3 (0.28%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (5.92%) SQL Server
2 36 (3.38%) Data Warehouse
3 34 (3.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 25 (2.35%) Oracle Database
5 23 (2.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 20 (1.88%) SQL Server 2008
6 20 (1.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 13 (1.22%) Relational Database
8 12 (1.13%) MS Access
9 11 (1.03%) SQL Server 2005
10 10 (0.94%) OLAP
11 9 (0.85%) Crystal Reports
12 8 (0.75%) WebFOCUS
12 8 (0.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 7 (0.66%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 7 (0.66%) Oracle Database 11g
13 7 (0.66%) Oracle BI EE
13 7 (0.66%) Oracle OLAP
14 6 (0.56%) Data Mart
14 6 (0.56%) FileMaker
Development Applications
1 36 (3.38%) SpecFlow
2 31 (2.91%) Selenium
3 27 (2.54%) WebDriver
4 25 (2.35%) JIRA
5 21 (1.97%) Visual Studio
6 10 (0.94%) QuickTest Pro
7 8 (0.75%) Cucumber
8 7 (0.66%) Jenkins
8 7 (0.66%) AccuRev
9 6 (0.56%) Subversion
9 6 (0.56%) Calabash
10 5 (0.47%) Eclipse
10 5 (0.47%) LoadRunner
11 4 (0.38%) LSMW
11 4 (0.38%) Toad
11 4 (0.38%) SoapUI
11 4 (0.38%) Appium
12 3 (0.28%) Team Foundation Server
12 3 (0.28%) TestNG
12 3 (0.28%) Oracle Forms
General
1 221 (20.77%) Finance
2 93 (8.74%) Retail
3 34 (3.20%) Manufacturing
4 24 (2.26%) Telecoms
4 24 (2.26%) Banking
5 23 (2.16%) Legal
6 15 (1.41%) Marketing
7 13 (1.22%) Law
8 11 (1.03%) French Language
9 10 (0.94%) Back Office
10 9 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
11 7 (0.66%) German Language
12 5 (0.47%) Front Office
12 5 (0.47%) Local Government
13 4 (0.38%) Advertising
14 3 (0.28%) Dutch Language
14 3 (0.28%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.28%) General Ledger
15 2 (0.19%) Automotive
15 2 (0.19%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (7.99%) .NET
2 41 (3.85%) XML
3 29 (2.73%) HTML
4 22 (2.07%) .NET Framework
5 13 (1.22%) Middleware
5 13 (1.22%) Web Services
6 9 (0.85%) CSS
6 9 (0.85%) SOAP
7 7 (0.66%) WCF
8 6 (0.56%) ASP.NET
8 6 (0.56%) EDI
8 6 (0.56%) SAP PI
9 4 (0.38%) ODBC
9 4 (0.38%) Oracle Fusion
10 3 (0.28%) Spring
11 2 (0.19%) ISPF
11 2 (0.19%) Flash
11 2 (0.19%) J2EE
11 2 (0.19%) XSD
11 2 (0.19%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 100 (9.40%) Analytical Skills
2 45 (4.23%) Management Information System
3 40 (3.76%) NHS
4 39 (3.67%) Blackberry
5 18 (1.69%) Data Structures
6 14 (1.32%) Mathematics
7 10 (0.94%) Computer Science
8 9 (0.85%) User Experience
8 9 (0.85%) Open Source
8 9 (0.85%) EPoS
8 9 (0.85%) Statistics
9 8 (0.75%) Data Extraction
9 8 (0.75%) Data Integration
10 7 (0.66%) BYOD
10 7 (0.66%) CMDB
10 7 (0.66%) Hedge funds
11 6 (0.56%) Mainframe
11 6 (0.56%) iPad
11 6 (0.56%) iSeries
11 6 (0.56%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 221 (20.77%) Windows
2 81 (7.61%) Windows 7
3 42 (3.95%) Windows Server 2008
4 35 (3.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 31 (2.91%) Linux
6 30 (2.82%) UNIX
7 27 (2.54%) Windows XP
8 22 (2.07%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (1.22%) Mac OS X
10 12 (1.13%) Windows 8
11 11 (1.03%) Windows Vista
12 10 (0.94%) Solaris
13 8 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 7 (0.66%) CentOS
15 6 (0.56%) Apple iOS
16 4 (0.38%) Android
17 3 (0.28%) OS/400
18 2 (0.19%) zOS
18 2 (0.19%) AIX
18 2 (0.19%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 190 (17.86%) ITIL
2 168 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
3 139 (13.06%) Business Analysis
4 84 (7.89%) E-Commerce
5 80 (7.52%) Project Management
6 71 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
7 66 (6.20%) Stakeholder Management
8 64 (6.02%) User Acceptance Testing
9 58 (5.45%) Data Analysis
10 57 (5.36%) Change Management
11 53 (4.98%) Migration
12 49 (4.61%) Incident Management
13 45 (4.23%) Use Case
14 43 (4.04%) Service Delivery
15 41 (3.85%) Waterfall
16 40 (3.76%) ETL
17 39 (3.67%) BDD
18 37 (3.48%) Manual Testing
19 36 (3.38%) Test Scripting
19 36 (3.38%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 178 (16.73%) SQL
2 49 (4.61%) C#
3 19 (1.79%) Java
4 18 (1.69%) VBA
4 18 (1.69%) Ruby
5 16 (1.50%) T-SQL
5 16 (1.50%) VB
6 10 (0.94%) PL/SQL
7 8 (0.75%) JavaScript
8 7 (0.66%) PowerShell
8 7 (0.66%) VB.NET
9 6 (0.56%) VBScript
9 6 (0.56%) C
10 5 (0.47%) Python
11 3 (0.28%) Bash Shell
11 3 (0.28%) PHP
11 3 (0.28%) COBOL
11 3 (0.28%) JCL
11 3 (0.28%) Shell Script
11 3 (0.28%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 47 (4.42%) ISEB
2 44 (4.14%) Degree
3 30 (2.82%) Security Cleared
4 20 (1.88%) MCP
5 16 (1.50%) ITIL Certification
6 14 (1.32%) SC Cleared
7 13 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
7 13 (1.22%) ISTQB
8 8 (0.75%) SSCP
8 8 (0.75%) CISSP
9 7 (0.66%) CISM
10 6 (0.56%) CISMP
10 6 (0.56%) CEH
10 6 (0.56%) GIAC
11 5 (0.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 4 (0.38%) CISA
12 4 (0.38%) MCSA
12 4 (0.38%) IIBA
12 4 (0.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 3 (0.28%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (6.39%) QA
2 42 (3.95%) SLA
3 20 (1.88%) PCI DSS
4 14 (1.32%) ISO 9001
5 12 (1.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 9 (0.85%) Data Quality
7 5 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (0.38%) COBIT
9 2 (0.19%) TickIT
10 1 (0.094%) Solvency II
10 1 (0.094%) GAAP
10 1 (0.094%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 136 (12.78%) Active Directory
2 25 (2.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (1.22%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.56%) VMware ESX
5 4 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (0.38%) vSphere
6 3 (0.28%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (0.19%) Xen
8 1 (0.094%) iptables
8 1 (0.094%) BitLocker
8 1 (0.094%) XenApp
8 1 (0.094%) DFS Replication
8 1 (0.094%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.094%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.094%) Firmware
8 1 (0.094%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.094%) Snort
8 1 (0.094%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 20 (1.88%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (0.94%) WSUS
3 8 (0.75%) OpenView
4 6 (0.56%) OVSD
4 6 (0.56%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (0.47%) SCCM
6 4 (0.38%) Tivoli
7 3 (0.28%) ARCserve
7 3 (0.28%) Backup Exec
7 3 (0.28%) Nessus
8 2 (0.19%) DameWare
8 2 (0.19%) CA Single Sign-On
8 2 (0.19%) Tivoli Identity Manager
8 2 (0.19%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (0.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 2 (0.19%) CORE IMPACT
8 2 (0.19%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (0.19%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 1 (0.094%) Iperf
9 1 (0.094%) SCOM
Vendors
1 232 (21.80%) Microsoft
2 101 (9.49%) Oracle
3 82 (7.71%) Citrix
4 70 (6.58%) SAP
5 59 (5.55%) VMware
6 48 (4.51%) Cisco
7 43 (4.04%) HP
8 31 (2.91%) Lotus
9 29 (2.73%) Adobe
9 29 (2.73%) Symantec
10 23 (2.16%) Business Objects
11 21 (1.97%) McAfee
12 15 (1.41%) IBM
13 14 (1.32%) PeopleSoft
13 14 (1.32%) Remedy
14 13 (1.22%) NetApp
14 13 (1.22%) Cognos
15 12 (1.13%) Tableau
16 11 (1.03%) SolarWinds
17 10 (0.94%) BMC
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