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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 5 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 492 431 615
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 16.03% 17.82% 20.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.18% 19.11% 21.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 282 212 303
Average daily rate
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£325 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £150 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.74% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 85 72
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.60 £31.26 £29.76
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.13 £15.91
% change year-on-year
+2.65% -11.23%
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
2864 2255 2843
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 93.29% 93.22% 94.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1792 1170 1425
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £185 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 200 239 274
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.65 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.24% -7.42%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 24 October 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 +3 134 £250 -31.50% 41
Hertfordshire -3 112 £350 - 61
Bedfordshire +2 99 £350 +45.83% 27
Essex -8 99 £325 -7.14% 18
Suffolk +5 21 £425 +13.33% 16
Norfolk -13 21 £300 -14.28% 9
East Anglia -2 5 £100 -70.37%
Analyst
England

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 281 (24.63%) Finance
2 249 (21.82%) Windows
3 214 (18.76%) SQL
4 178 (15.60%) Active Directory
5 175 (15.34%) MS Office
6 174 (15.25%) MS Excel
7 165 (14.46%) Microsoft
8 150 (13.15%) ITIL
9 131 (11.48%) Windows 7
10 126 (11.04%) Oracle
11 123 (10.78%) Agile Software Development
12 112 (9.82%) Retail
13 104 (9.11%) Analytical Skills
14 103 (9.03%) Business Analysis
15 100 (8.76%) Citrix
16 94 (8.24%) User Acceptance Testing
17 92 (8.06%) Project Management
18 89 (7.80%) Data Analysis
19 83 (7.27%) Business Intelligence
20 82 (7.19%) HP
21 74 (6.49%) SQL Server
22 73 (6.40%) Migration
22 73 (6.40%) Stakeholder Management
23 68 (5.96%) Windows XP
24 67 (5.87%) E-Commerce
24 67 (5.87%) Use Case
25 64 (5.61%) ISEB
25 64 (5.61%) Blackberry
26 63 (5.52%) Data Warehouse
27 62 (5.43%) Incident Management

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 49 (4.29%) MS Exchange
2 46 (4.03%) SharePoint
3 21 (1.84%) Exchange Server 2010
4 17 (1.49%) SharePoint 2010
5 15 (1.31%) WebSphere
5 15 (1.31%) SAS
6 13 (1.14%) CMS
6 13 (1.14%) IBM Notes
6 13 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2007
7 11 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2003
8 10 (0.88%) MQSeries
9 7 (0.61%) WebLogic
9 7 (0.61%) SugarCRM
10 6 (0.53%) Apache
10 6 (0.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 5 (0.44%) Lotus Domino
11 5 (0.44%) WebSphere Application Server
11 5 (0.44%) JBoss
12 4 (0.35%) IIS
12 4 (0.35%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 175 (15.34%) MS Office
2 174 (15.25%) MS Excel
3 48 (4.21%) MS Visio
4 38 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 21 (1.84%) MS Project
6 10 (0.88%) SPSS
7 7 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (0.35%) PowerPivot
9 3 (0.26%) Mingle
10 2 (0.18%) Adobe Captivate
11 1 (0.088%) InfoPath
11 1 (0.088%) AutoCAD
11 1 (0.088%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 14 (1.23%) Dynamics AX
2 12 (1.05%) Oracle EBS R12
3 11 (0.96%) SAP SD
4 9 (0.79%) Agresso
5 8 (0.70%) Oracle Payables
5 8 (0.70%) Oracle General Ledger
6 7 (0.61%) Oracle Receivables
6 7 (0.61%) Remedy ITSM
6 7 (0.61%) Oracle EBS
6 7 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
7 5 (0.44%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 4 (0.35%) Oracle Assets
8 4 (0.35%) Oracle HRMS
8 4 (0.35%) MFGPRO
9 2 (0.18%) SAP FI/CO
9 2 (0.18%) Maximo
9 2 (0.18%) SAP CO
9 2 (0.18%) VisionPLUS
9 2 (0.18%) Oracle Financials
9 2 (0.18%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 7 (0.61%) SaaS
2 5 (0.44%) Office 365
3 3 (0.26%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.18%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.088%) Taleo
5 1 (0.088%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.088%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 33 (2.89%) Firewall
2 28 (2.45%) Internet
3 26 (2.28%) LAN
4 25 (2.19%) VPN
5 23 (2.02%) WAN
6 18 (1.58%) TCP/IP
7 13 (1.14%) PBX
8 11 (0.96%) VoIP
8 11 (0.96%) SAN
9 10 (0.88%) DNS
10 9 (0.79%) Ethernet
10 9 (0.79%) ADSL
10 9 (0.79%) Broadband
11 8 (0.70%) Network Security
12 7 (0.61%) DHCP
13 6 (0.53%) ISDN
14 5 (0.44%) NAS
14 5 (0.44%) VLAN
14 5 (0.44%) Wireless
14 5 (0.44%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (6.49%) SQL Server
2 63 (5.52%) Data Warehouse
3 27 (2.37%) Oracle Database
4 18 (1.58%) DB2
4 18 (1.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (1.31%) SQL Server 2008
5 15 (1.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (1.05%) Crystal Reports
6 12 (1.05%) EDRMS
7 10 (0.88%) Essbase
7 10 (0.88%) Relational Database
8 8 (0.70%) BusinessObjects
9 7 (0.61%) DataStage
9 7 (0.61%) Data Mart
10 6 (0.53%) BusinessObjects XI
10 6 (0.53%) MS Access
11 5 (0.44%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 5 (0.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (0.44%) WebFOCUS
12 4 (0.35%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 14 (1.23%) JIRA
2 13 (1.14%) RequisitePro
3 8 (0.70%) Selenium
4 5 (0.44%) QuickTest Pro
4 5 (0.44%) Cucumber
5 4 (0.35%) Visual Studio
6 3 (0.26%) Rational Rose
6 3 (0.26%) Eclipse
6 3 (0.26%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (0.26%) MSTest
6 3 (0.26%) SoapUI
7 2 (0.18%) SpecFlow
7 2 (0.18%) Bugzilla
7 2 (0.18%) NUnit
8 1 (0.088%) SilkPerformer
8 1 (0.088%) Lombardi
8 1 (0.088%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 1 (0.088%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.088%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.088%) PowerDesigner
General
1 281 (24.63%) Finance
2 112 (9.82%) Retail
3 48 (4.21%) Manufacturing
4 34 (2.98%) Marketing
5 29 (2.54%) Law
6 26 (2.28%) Telecoms
7 24 (2.10%) Pharmaceutical
8 22 (1.93%) Banking
9 16 (1.40%) Legal
9 16 (1.40%) Advertising
10 11 (0.96%) Publishing
10 11 (0.96%) Automotive
11 8 (0.70%) Financial Institution
12 7 (0.61%) General Ledger
13 3 (0.26%) Local Government
13 3 (0.26%) French Language
13 3 (0.26%) German Language
13 3 (0.26%) Spanish Language
14 2 (0.18%) Billing
14 2 (0.18%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (3.16%) .NET
2 27 (2.37%) XML
3 22 (1.93%) J2EE
4 13 (1.14%) EDI
5 11 (0.96%) HTML
5 11 (0.96%) Web Services
6 6 (0.53%) XSD
6 6 (0.53%) CSS
7 4 (0.35%) ASP.NET
8 3 (0.26%) XML Schema
8 3 (0.26%) ISPF
8 3 (0.26%) .NET Framework
8 3 (0.26%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (0.18%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 2 (0.18%) LINQ to SQL
9 2 (0.18%) Castle Windsor
9 2 (0.18%) CSS3
9 2 (0.18%) Autofac
9 2 (0.18%) LINQ
9 2 (0.18%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 104 (9.11%) Analytical Skills
2 64 (5.61%) Blackberry
3 36 (3.16%) Management Information System
4 34 (2.98%) NHS
5 20 (1.75%) Mobile App
6 19 (1.67%) Data Structures
6 19 (1.67%) Mainframe
7 15 (1.31%) EPoS
8 13 (1.14%) IVR
9 9 (0.79%) Mathematics
9 9 (0.79%) Computer Science
10 8 (0.70%) Statistics
11 7 (0.61%) Informatics
12 6 (0.53%) Client/Server
12 6 (0.53%) PMI
12 6 (0.53%) FMCG
13 5 (0.44%) iPhone
13 5 (0.44%) Data Integration
14 4 (0.35%) Replication
14 4 (0.35%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 249 (21.82%) Windows
2 131 (11.48%) Windows 7
3 68 (5.96%) Windows XP
4 41 (3.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 33 (2.89%) Linux
6 28 (2.45%) Windows Server 2003
7 25 (2.19%) UNIX
8 21 (1.84%) Windows 8
9 15 (1.31%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (0.88%) Mac OS X
11 8 (0.70%) Windows Vista
12 6 (0.53%) Android
13 4 (0.35%) Apple iOS
13 4 (0.35%) SUSE
14 3 (0.26%) Solaris
15 2 (0.18%) AIX
15 2 (0.18%) Windows 2000
15 2 (0.18%) Windows Phone
16 1 (0.088%) zOS
16 1 (0.088%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (13.15%) ITIL
2 123 (10.78%) Agile Software Development
3 103 (9.03%) Business Analysis
4 94 (8.24%) User Acceptance Testing
5 92 (8.06%) Project Management
6 89 (7.80%) Data Analysis
7 83 (7.27%) Business Intelligence
8 73 (6.40%) Migration
8 73 (6.40%) Stakeholder Management
9 67 (5.87%) E-Commerce
9 67 (5.87%) Use Case
10 62 (5.43%) Incident Management
11 56 (4.91%) Change Management
12 50 (4.38%) ETL
12 50 (4.38%) Systems Analysis
13 46 (4.03%) Document Management
13 46 (4.03%) PRINCE2
14 45 (3.94%) Test Scripting
15 40 (3.51%) Data Migration
15 40 (3.51%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 214 (18.76%) SQL
2 27 (2.37%) VB
3 26 (2.28%) Java
4 25 (2.19%) PL/SQL
5 23 (2.02%) VBA
6 18 (1.58%) T-SQL
7 7 (0.61%) Python
8 6 (0.53%) JavaScript
8 6 (0.53%) Perl
8 6 (0.53%) C#
8 6 (0.53%) ABAP
9 5 (0.44%) Korn
9 5 (0.44%) PowerShell
9 5 (0.44%) C
10 4 (0.35%) Bash Shell
10 4 (0.35%) Shell Script
10 4 (0.35%) JCL
11 3 (0.26%) LINC
11 3 (0.26%) COBOL
11 3 (0.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 64 (5.61%) ISEB
2 47 (4.12%) Degree
3 28 (2.45%) Security Cleared
4 22 (1.93%) Microsoft Certification
5 19 (1.67%) SC Cleared
6 17 (1.49%) ISTQB
7 15 (1.31%) MCP
8 11 (0.96%) PMI Certification
9 10 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
10 8 (0.70%) Cisco Certification
11 7 (0.61%) CCNA
11 7 (0.61%) CISSP
11 7 (0.61%) MCTS
11 7 (0.61%) MCITP
12 6 (0.53%) PMP
13 5 (0.44%) CISM
13 5 (0.44%) MCDST
13 5 (0.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 4 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 4 (0.35%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (4.12%) QA
2 43 (3.77%) SLA
3 16 (1.40%) Solvency II
4 14 (1.23%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.26%) P3O
6 2 (0.18%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.18%) ISO 9000
6 2 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.088%) GxP
7 1 (0.088%) HL7
7 1 (0.088%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 178 (15.60%) Active Directory
2 21 (1.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.61%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.35%) ISA Server
4 4 (0.35%) RACF
4 4 (0.35%) vSphere
5 2 (0.18%) VMware Server
5 2 (0.18%) Firmware
6 1 (0.088%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.088%) XenApp
6 1 (0.088%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.088%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.088%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.088%) Snort
6 1 (0.088%) Xen
6 1 (0.088%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 30 (2.63%) HP Quality Center
2 22 (1.93%) OpenView
3 17 (1.49%) OVSD
4 13 (1.14%) SCCM
5 7 (0.61%) WSUS
6 6 (0.53%) Backup Exec
7 3 (0.26%) Nessus
7 3 (0.26%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (0.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 2 (0.18%) ZENworks
8 2 (0.18%) CORE IMPACT
9 1 (0.088%) Puppet
9 1 (0.088%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 1 (0.088%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 1 (0.088%) SCOrch
9 1 (0.088%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 1 (0.088%) SCSM
9 1 (0.088%) XenMobile
9 1 (0.088%) Opsview
9 1 (0.088%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 165 (14.46%) Microsoft
2 126 (11.04%) Oracle
3 100 (8.76%) Citrix
4 82 (7.19%) HP
5 56 (4.91%) SAP
6 52 (4.56%) VMware
7 32 (2.80%) Cisco
8 28 (2.45%) IBM
9 26 (2.28%) Remedy
10 18 (1.58%) Teradata
11 17 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
12 16 (1.40%) Business Objects
13 15 (1.31%) McAfee
14 13 (1.14%) PeopleSoft
14 13 (1.14%) Lotus
15 11 (0.96%) Symantec
15 11 (0.96%) Sun
16 10 (0.88%) Verint
17 9 (0.79%) Informatica
17 9 (0.79%) Planview
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