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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 3 1 3
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 372 496 530
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 16.42% 19.27% 18.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.24% 20.29% 19.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 270 343
Median daily rate £375 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £167 £210 £152
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £339
% change year-on-year
- +3.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 85 67
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.13 £16.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.32% -0.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.05 £11.20 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.10 £33.50 £24.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.49 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-3.43% +7.14%
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
2158 2444 2745
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 95.28% 94.95% 95.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1241 1435 1755
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £197 £220 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 168 257 184
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.05 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.75 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 10 December 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 0 113 £325 -7.14% 11
Hertfordshire -3 94 £303 -22.43% 43
Cambridgeshire -6 69 £300 -13.04% 26
Suffolk 0 43 £450 +12.50% 13
Bedfordshire -7 28 £325 -18.75% 14
Norfolk +5 16 £313 +4.16% 5
Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 10 December 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.

1 210 (25.18%) Finance
2 162 (19.42%) Windows
3 132 (15.83%) Microsoft
4 126 (15.11%) Active Directory
5 122 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
6 121 (14.51%) Business Analysis
7 119 (14.27%) SQL
8 117 (14.03%) MS Excel
8 117 (14.03%) Analytical Skills
9 112 (13.43%) MS Office
10 84 (10.07%) Windows 7
11 81 (9.71%) Stakeholder Management
12 76 (9.11%) ITIL
13 68 (8.15%) Oracle
13 68 (8.15%) Data Analysis
14 64 (7.67%) Migration
15 63 (7.55%) Retail
16 61 (7.31%) Project Management
17 60 (7.19%) Citrix
18 58 (6.95%) Degree
19 56 (6.71%) SQL Server
20 54 (6.47%) Business Intelligence
21 51 (6.12%) Incident Management
22 48 (5.76%) User Acceptance Testing
23 45 (5.40%) SAP
24 44 (5.28%) QA
25 42 (5.04%) Marketing
26 41 (4.92%) Linux
27 40 (4.80%) Analytics
28 37 (4.44%) CRM

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 29 (3.48%) SharePoint
2 23 (2.76%) MS Exchange
3 12 (1.44%) Confluence
4 11 (1.32%) BizTalk Server
4 11 (1.32%) IIS
5 9 (1.08%) CMS
6 8 (0.96%) SAS
7 7 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2007
8 6 (0.72%) Skype for Business
9 5 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2010
10 4 (0.48%) Apache
10 4 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2003
11 3 (0.36%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.24%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 2 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2013
12 2 (0.24%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.24%) Tomcat
13 1 (0.12%) Apache Spark
13 1 (0.12%) LiveLink
13 1 (0.12%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 117 (14.03%) MS Excel
2 112 (13.43%) MS Office
3 31 (3.72%) MS PowerPoint
4 24 (2.88%) MS Visio
5 11 (1.32%) MS Project
6 9 (1.08%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.24%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.12%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (1.08%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (0.84%) SAP BPC
4 6 (0.72%) ResourceLink
5 5 (0.60%) Remedy ITSM
5 5 (0.60%) Sonata
5 5 (0.60%) Tercero
6 3 (0.36%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 3 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.36%) MFGPRO
6 3 (0.36%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (0.36%) SAP PS
7 2 (0.24%) Adobe Campaign
7 2 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.24%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (0.24%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.24%) SAP MM
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle Payables
8 1 (0.12%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 26 (3.12%) Office 365
2 8 (0.96%) IBM Blueworks
3 6 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.48%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 4 (0.48%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.48%) SuccessFactors
4 4 (0.48%) Yammer
5 3 (0.36%) SaaS
6 2 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.12%) AdWords
7 1 (0.12%) Force.com
7 1 (0.12%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.12%) Google Drive
7 1 (0.12%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.12%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 16 (1.92%) DNS
2 15 (1.80%) WAN
3 13 (1.56%) VPN
4 12 (1.44%) Firewall
4 12 (1.44%) Internet
4 12 (1.44%) LAN
5 10 (1.20%) DHCP
6 7 (0.84%) NAS
6 7 (0.84%) WebEx
7 6 (0.72%) TCP/IP
8 5 (0.60%) WLAN
9 4 (0.48%) LDAP
9 4 (0.48%) NetScaler
9 4 (0.48%) Network Security
9 4 (0.48%) Remote Desktop
9 4 (0.48%) VoIP
9 4 (0.48%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (0.36%) BIG-IP
10 3 (0.36%) IP Telephony
10 3 (0.36%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (6.71%) SQL Server
2 23 (2.76%) Data Warehouse
2 23 (2.76%) DB2
3 15 (1.80%) Oracle Database
4 12 (1.44%) Relational Database
5 10 (1.20%) Hadoop
6 9 (1.08%) Oracle Reports
6 9 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (0.96%) GIS
8 7 (0.84%) Big Data
8 7 (0.84%) Oracle Database 10g
8 7 (0.84%) SAP BW
9 6 (0.72%) BusinessObjects
9 6 (0.72%) Essbase
9 6 (0.72%) Oracle Database 11g
9 6 (0.72%) Oracle Discoverer
9 6 (0.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (0.60%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
10 5 (0.60%) DataStage
10 5 (0.60%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 24 (2.88%) JIRA
2 23 (2.76%) Selenium
3 22 (2.64%) Cucumber
4 20 (2.40%) Jenkins
5 17 (2.04%) WebDriver
6 13 (1.56%) Appium
7 12 (1.44%) Git (software)
8 10 (1.20%) Eclipse
9 8 (0.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 8 (0.96%) JBehave
10 7 (0.84%) SoapUI
10 7 (0.84%) Subversion
11 4 (0.48%) AccuRev
11 4 (0.48%) Calabash
12 3 (0.36%) HP UFT
12 3 (0.36%) JMeter
12 3 (0.36%) JUnit
12 3 (0.36%) MSI
13 2 (0.24%) ClearQuest
13 2 (0.24%) Visual Studio
General
1 210 (25.18%) Finance
2 63 (7.55%) Retail
3 42 (5.04%) Marketing
4 25 (3.00%) Manufacturing
4 25 (3.00%) Telecoms
5 20 (2.40%) Banking
6 19 (2.28%) Advertising
7 16 (1.92%) Legal
8 15 (1.80%) Law
9 12 (1.44%) Automotive
10 11 (1.32%) Back Office
11 10 (1.20%) Billing
11 10 (1.20%) Local Government
12 9 (1.08%) General Ledger
13 8 (0.96%) Electronics
14 6 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
15 5 (0.60%) Publishing
16 3 (0.36%) French Language
16 3 (0.36%) Retail Banking
17 2 (0.24%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (1.56%) Gherkin
2 10 (1.20%) Middleware
3 9 (1.08%) .NET
3 9 (1.08%) J2EE
3 9 (1.08%) XML
4 7 (0.84%) Web Services
5 6 (0.72%) SOAP
6 5 (0.60%) HTML
6 5 (0.60%) REST
7 4 (0.48%) .NET Framework
7 4 (0.48%) COM
7 4 (0.48%) Spring
8 3 (0.36%) CSS
8 3 (0.36%) Hibernate
8 3 (0.36%) JSON
9 2 (0.24%) EDI
9 2 (0.24%) ODBC
9 2 (0.24%) RESTful
9 2 (0.24%) WCF
10 1 (0.12%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 117 (14.03%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (4.08%) Management Information System
3 31 (3.72%) Mainframe
4 22 (2.64%) NHS
5 16 (1.92%) Data Centre
5 16 (1.92%) Reference Data
5 16 (1.92%) User Experience
6 14 (1.68%) EPoS
7 13 (1.56%) Statistics
8 12 (1.44%) Mathematics
9 10 (1.20%) Blackberry
10 9 (1.08%) Client/Server
10 9 (1.08%) Mobile App
11 8 (0.96%) Fat Client
11 8 (0.96%) Thin Client
11 8 (0.96%) Visualisation
12 7 (0.84%) Video Conferencing
13 6 (0.72%) Algorithms
13 6 (0.72%) Data Extraction
13 6 (0.72%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 162 (19.42%) Windows
2 84 (10.07%) Windows 7
3 41 (4.92%) Linux
4 32 (3.84%) Windows 8
5 29 (3.48%) Windows Server
6 24 (2.88%) Unix
7 16 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
8 15 (1.80%) Windows Server 2008
9 13 (1.56%) Windows Vista
10 12 (1.44%) AIX
10 12 (1.44%) Windows XP
11 8 (0.96%) Android
11 8 (0.96%) Solaris
11 8 (0.96%) Windows 10
12 4 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
13 3 (0.36%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.24%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.24%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.12%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.12%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
2 121 (14.51%) Business Analysis
3 81 (9.71%) Stakeholder Management
4 76 (9.11%) ITIL
5 68 (8.15%) Data Analysis
6 64 (7.67%) Migration
7 61 (7.31%) Project Management
8 54 (6.47%) Business Intelligence
9 51 (6.12%) Incident Management
10 48 (5.76%) User Acceptance Testing
11 40 (4.80%) Analytics
12 37 (4.44%) CRM
12 37 (4.44%) Scrum
13 34 (4.08%) Information Security
13 34 (4.08%) SDLC
14 31 (3.72%) User Stories
14 31 (3.72%) Waterfall
15 30 (3.60%) Data Migration
16 27 (3.24%) Release Management
16 27 (3.24%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 119 (14.27%) SQL
2 31 (3.72%) Java
3 18 (2.16%) COBOL
4 16 (1.92%) VBA
5 13 (1.56%) C#
6 11 (1.32%) Python
7 10 (1.20%) MATLAB
7 10 (1.20%) PowerShell
8 9 (1.08%) PL/SQL
8 9 (1.08%) Ruby
8 9 (1.08%) Shell Script
9 8 (0.96%) JavaScript
10 5 (0.60%) VB
11 4 (0.48%) ABAP
11 4 (0.48%) C
11 4 (0.48%) Perl
11 4 (0.48%) T-SQL
12 3 (0.36%) C++
13 2 (0.24%) R
14 1 (0.12%) XMLA
Qualifications
1 58 (6.95%) Degree
2 27 (3.24%) CISSP
2 27 (3.24%) Security Cleared
3 25 (3.00%) ISEB
4 18 (2.16%) CISM
5 11 (1.32%) ISTQB
6 10 (1.20%) MCP
6 10 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (1.08%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (0.84%) BC Cleared
8 7 (0.84%) CCNA
8 7 (0.84%) MCSE
8 7 (0.84%) SC Cleared
9 6 (0.72%) CBAP
9 6 (0.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 5 (0.60%) CISA
10 5 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 4 (0.48%) A+ Certification
11 4 (0.48%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (5.28%) QA
2 24 (2.88%) SLA
3 16 (1.92%) Data Quality
4 8 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.84%) COBIT
6 5 (0.60%) Disclosure Scotland
6 5 (0.60%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.36%) SDET
8 1 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.12%) SEPA
8 1 (0.12%) Solvency II
System Software
1 126 (15.11%) Active Directory
2 15 (1.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (0.96%) Time Sharing Option
3 8 (0.96%) Virtual Machines
4 7 (0.84%) VMware ESX
4 7 (0.84%) XenApp
5 5 (0.60%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (0.48%) vSphere
6 4 (0.48%) XenDesktop
6 4 (0.48%) XenServer
7 3 (0.36%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.12%) DFS Replication
8 1 (0.12%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.12%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.12%) ProxySG
8 1 (0.12%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.12%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (1.08%) SCCM
2 6 (0.72%) Control-M
3 4 (0.48%) Puppet
3 4 (0.48%) WhatsUp Gold
4 3 (0.36%) WSUS
5 2 (0.24%) Cisco IPCC
5 2 (0.24%) DameWare
5 2 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.24%) SCOM
5 2 (0.24%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.12%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.12%) Casper Suite
6 1 (0.12%) HP SIM
6 1 (0.12%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.12%) Nagios
6 1 (0.12%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle EDQ
6 1 (0.12%) SCSM
6 1 (0.12%) vMotion
6 1 (0.12%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 132 (15.83%) Microsoft
2 68 (8.15%) Oracle
3 60 (7.19%) Citrix
4 45 (5.40%) SAP
5 27 (3.24%) VMware
6 17 (2.04%) Apple
6 17 (2.04%) Cisco
7 13 (1.56%) Teradata
8 12 (1.44%) Adobe
8 12 (1.44%) Salesforce.com
8 12 (1.44%) Tableau
9 11 (1.32%) CheckPoint
10 10 (1.20%) Dell
11 9 (1.08%) Cognos
11 9 (1.08%) HP
11 9 (1.08%) Varonis
12 8 (0.96%) CA Agile Central
12 8 (0.96%) Imperva
12 8 (0.96%) Remedy
13 7 (0.84%) IBM
Essex
Gibbs S3
Rate: £0 - £500+ per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £9.00 - £12.00 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: excellent rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £385.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £10.00 - £14.00 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Basildon, Essex
AAP3
Rate: £450.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
AAP3
Rate: £0.00 per annum + Attractive
Posted: Yesterday
Chelmsford
People Source Consulting
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
AAP3
Rate: £0.00 per annum + Attractive
Posted: Yesterday
Brentwood, Essex
Candidate Source
Rate: £425 - 525 per day according to experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge
Bluetown Online LTD
Rate: £26000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago