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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 2 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 610 441 592
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 19.17% 18.16% 19.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.52% 19.31% 20.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 322 228 285
Average daily rate
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£358 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £169 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.51% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 69 102
Average hourly rate £16.50 £15.25 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.19% -19.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £26.68 £35.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.88 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+2.58% -3.33%
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
2972 2284 2902
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 93.40% 94.07% 94.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1775 1159 1449
Average daily rate £375 £360 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 230 211 347
Average hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.92 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 22 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Hertfordshire +1 151 £350 +12.00% 38
Bedfordshire +7 142 £400 +57.63% 31
Essex 0 115 £263 -22.79% 16
Cambridgeshire -3 114 £300 -20.00% 40
Suffolk -2 52 £425 - 4
Norfolk -10 27 £225 -30.76% 8
East Anglia -4 10 - -
Analyst
England

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 287 (23.03%) Finance
2 245 (19.66%) SQL
3 219 (17.58%) Windows
4 165 (13.24%) Active Directory
5 154 (12.36%) Oracle
6 143 (11.48%) Microsoft
7 142 (11.40%) MS Office
8 140 (11.24%) ITIL
9 135 (10.83%) Retail
10 133 (10.67%) MS Excel
11 122 (9.79%) Business Analysis
12 119 (9.55%) Business Intelligence
13 109 (8.75%) User Acceptance Testing
14 104 (8.35%) Windows 7
15 103 (8.27%) HP
16 101 (8.11%) Project Management
17 96 (7.70%) Data Warehouse
18 95 (7.62%) Stakeholder Management
19 93 (7.46%) Migration
19 93 (7.46%) Data Analysis
20 90 (7.22%) SQL Server
21 85 (6.82%) Use Case
22 83 (6.66%) E-Commerce
23 71 (5.70%) Citrix
24 69 (5.54%) Windows XP
25 62 (4.98%) QA
26 61 (4.90%) ETL
27 60 (4.82%) ISEB
27 60 (4.82%) Change Management
28 57 (4.57%) Agile Software Development

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 54 (4.33%) MS Exchange
2 52 (4.17%) SharePoint
3 28 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 21 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2003
5 17 (1.36%) SAS
6 16 (1.28%) SharePoint 2010
7 14 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2007
8 12 (0.96%) IBM Notes
8 12 (0.96%) WebSphere
9 11 (0.88%) WebLogic
10 10 (0.80%) MQSeries
11 9 (0.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 8 (0.64%) Lync
13 6 (0.48%) Apache
14 5 (0.40%) WebSphere Application Server
14 5 (0.40%) Lotus Domino
15 4 (0.32%) IBM HTTP Server
15 4 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
16 3 (0.24%) CMS
16 3 (0.24%) CICS
Applications
1 142 (11.40%) MS Office
2 133 (10.67%) MS Excel
3 49 (3.93%) MS Visio
4 34 (2.73%) MS PowerPoint
5 22 (1.77%) MS Project
6 14 (1.12%) Spreadsheet
7 11 (0.88%) SPSS
8 4 (0.32%) PowerPivot
9 2 (0.16%) Adobe Captivate
10 1 (0.080%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.080%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.080%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 22 (1.77%) Oracle EBS R12
2 16 (1.28%) Oracle General Ledger
3 14 (1.12%) Oracle Payables
4 13 (1.04%) Oracle Receivables
5 11 (0.88%) SAP SD
6 10 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
6 10 (0.80%) Dynamics AX
6 10 (0.80%) Oracle Assets
7 9 (0.72%) Agresso
7 9 (0.72%) Oracle EBS
8 7 (0.56%) Dynamics NAV
9 6 (0.48%) Oracle Financials
9 6 (0.48%) Oracle 11i
9 6 (0.48%) Remedy ITSM
9 6 (0.48%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 5 (0.40%) Oracle Cash Management
11 4 (0.32%) Maximo
11 4 (0.32%) MFGPRO
11 4 (0.32%) Oracle HRMS
11 4 (0.32%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.04%) SaaS
2 5 (0.40%) Office 365
3 3 (0.24%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 35 (2.81%) Firewall
2 27 (2.17%) Internet
3 24 (1.93%) LAN
4 23 (1.85%) VPN
5 21 (1.69%) TCP/IP
6 19 (1.52%) WAN
7 16 (1.28%) Wireless
8 14 (1.12%) SAN
9 11 (0.88%) Network Security
10 10 (0.80%) DNS
10 10 (0.80%) Cisco ASA
11 8 (0.64%) VoIP
12 7 (0.56%) DHCP
12 7 (0.56%) Ethernet
13 6 (0.48%) Broadband
14 5 (0.40%) NAS
14 5 (0.40%) NetScaler
14 5 (0.40%) VLAN
15 4 (0.32%) ADSL
15 4 (0.32%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (7.70%) Data Warehouse
2 90 (7.22%) SQL Server
3 34 (2.73%) Oracle Database
4 26 (2.09%) SQL Server 2008
5 22 (1.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 17 (1.36%) DB2
7 16 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 15 (1.20%) Relational Database
9 14 (1.12%) Data Mart
10 13 (1.04%) EDRMS
11 11 (0.88%) Oracle Reports
12 10 (0.80%) MS Access
12 10 (0.80%) Essbase
13 9 (0.72%) Crystal Reports
14 7 (0.56%) DataStage
15 6 (0.48%) SQL Server 2005
15 6 (0.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 5 (0.40%) WebFOCUS
17 4 (0.32%) BusinessObjects
18 3 (0.24%) Cognos Report Studio
Development Applications
1 14 (1.12%) RequisitePro
2 9 (0.72%) JIRA
2 9 (0.72%) SoapUI
3 7 (0.56%) Selenium
3 7 (0.56%) Visual Studio
4 6 (0.48%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (0.32%) Cucumber
6 3 (0.24%) Rational Rose
6 3 (0.24%) Eclipse
6 3 (0.24%) QuickTest Pro
6 3 (0.24%) PowerDesigner
7 2 (0.16%) TestDirector
7 2 (0.16%) JMeter
7 2 (0.16%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.080%) LoadUI
8 1 (0.080%) QADirector
8 1 (0.080%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.080%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 1 (0.080%) SilkPerformer
8 1 (0.080%) Lombardi
General
1 287 (23.03%) Finance
2 135 (10.83%) Retail
3 48 (3.85%) Manufacturing
4 34 (2.73%) Banking
5 30 (2.41%) Pharmaceutical
6 25 (2.01%) Marketing
7 17 (1.36%) Law
7 17 (1.36%) Legal
8 15 (1.20%) Telecoms
9 13 (1.04%) Automotive
9 13 (1.04%) Publishing
10 11 (0.88%) General Ledger
11 7 (0.56%) Local Government
11 7 (0.56%) Advertising
12 5 (0.40%) Financial Institution
13 4 (0.32%) Back Office
14 2 (0.16%) Electronics
14 2 (0.16%) Games
14 2 (0.16%) Billing
15 1 (0.080%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (3.21%) XML
2 32 (2.57%) .NET
3 23 (1.85%) J2EE
4 12 (0.96%) EDI
4 12 (0.96%) Web Services
5 11 (0.88%) XSD
6 9 (0.72%) MDX
7 7 (0.56%) XML Schema
8 6 (0.48%) HTML
9 5 (0.40%) ASP.NET
9 5 (0.40%) Middleware
10 3 (0.24%) Application Packaging
10 3 (0.24%) ISPF
10 3 (0.24%) Spring
11 2 (0.16%) Flash
11 2 (0.16%) CSS
11 2 (0.16%) SOAP
11 2 (0.16%) XML Messaging
12 1 (0.080%) jQuery
12 1 (0.080%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 53 (4.25%) NHS
2 41 (3.29%) Management Information System
3 37 (2.97%) Blackberry
4 29 (2.33%) Mobile App
5 22 (1.77%) Mainframe
6 15 (1.20%) EPoS
7 12 (0.96%) Statistics
7 12 (0.96%) Mathematics
8 10 (0.80%) Data Integration
8 10 (0.80%) iPhone
8 10 (0.80%) Computer Science
9 7 (0.56%) Client/Server
10 5 (0.40%) Informatics
10 5 (0.40%) Replication
10 5 (0.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 4 (0.32%) PMI
11 4 (0.32%) CMDB
11 4 (0.32%) FMCG
11 4 (0.32%) Video Conferencing
11 4 (0.32%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 219 (17.58%) Windows
2 104 (8.35%) Windows 7
3 69 (5.54%) Windows XP
4 45 (3.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 35 (2.81%) Windows Server 2003
6 29 (2.33%) Linux
7 25 (2.01%) UNIX
8 16 (1.28%) Windows 8
9 13 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
10 11 (0.88%) Windows Vista
10 11 (0.88%) Mac OS X
11 10 (0.80%) Android
12 4 (0.32%) SUSE
12 4 (0.32%) Apple iOS
13 3 (0.24%) Windows 2000 Server
13 3 (0.24%) Solaris
14 2 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (0.080%) Windows Phone
15 1 (0.080%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.080%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (11.24%) ITIL
2 122 (9.79%) Business Analysis
3 119 (9.55%) Business Intelligence
4 109 (8.75%) User Acceptance Testing
5 101 (8.11%) Project Management
6 95 (7.62%) Stakeholder Management
7 93 (7.46%) Migration
7 93 (7.46%) Data Analysis
8 85 (6.82%) Use Case
9 83 (6.66%) E-Commerce
10 61 (4.90%) ETL
11 60 (4.82%) Change Management
12 57 (4.57%) Agile Software Development
13 54 (4.33%) Test Scripting
14 50 (4.01%) Data Migration
15 48 (3.85%) UML
15 48 (3.85%) Incident Management
16 46 (3.69%) Data Modelling
17 45 (3.61%) Systems Analysis
17 45 (3.61%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 245 (19.66%) SQL
2 31 (2.49%) Java
3 26 (2.09%) T-SQL
4 24 (1.93%) VB
5 17 (1.36%) VBA
6 16 (1.28%) PL/SQL
7 9 (0.72%) Perl
7 9 (0.72%) C
8 6 (0.48%) ABAP
9 5 (0.40%) PowerShell
9 5 (0.40%) C#
9 5 (0.40%) Python
10 4 (0.32%) JCL
10 4 (0.32%) JavaScript
10 4 (0.32%) VB.NET
10 4 (0.32%) Bash Shell
11 3 (0.24%) COBOL
12 2 (0.16%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.16%) C++
12 2 (0.16%) PHP
Qualifications
1 60 (4.82%) ISEB
2 54 (4.33%) Degree
3 34 (2.73%) Security Cleared
4 28 (2.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 23 (1.85%) SC Cleared
6 22 (1.77%) ISTQB
7 16 (1.28%) MCP
8 13 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
9 9 (0.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 8 (0.64%) PMI Certification
10 8 (0.64%) MCDST
11 7 (0.56%) MCTS
11 7 (0.56%) MCITP
11 7 (0.56%) MCSA
12 5 (0.40%) PMP
12 5 (0.40%) Cisco Certification
12 5 (0.40%) MCSE
13 4 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 4 (0.32%) CCNA
13 4 (0.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (4.98%) QA
2 41 (3.29%) SLA
3 20 (1.61%) Solvency II
4 7 (0.56%) Data Quality
5 6 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.32%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.24%) P3O
8 3 (0.24%) GxP
9 2 (0.16%) ISO 9000
9 2 (0.16%) CDISC
10 1 (0.080%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 165 (13.24%) Active Directory
2 15 (1.20%) Hyper-V
2 15 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.32%) RACF
3 4 (0.32%) ISA Server
4 3 (0.24%) Terminal Services
5 2 (0.16%) vSphere
5 2 (0.16%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.080%) Xen
6 1 (0.080%) XenApp
6 1 (0.080%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.080%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 39 (3.13%) HP Quality Center
2 24 (1.93%) OpenView
3 21 (1.69%) SCCM
3 21 (1.69%) OVSD
4 6 (0.48%) WSUS
5 5 (0.40%) Backup Exec
6 4 (0.32%) ARCserve
7 2 (0.16%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (0.16%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.080%) XenMobile
8 1 (0.080%) Opsview
8 1 (0.080%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (0.080%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.080%) Cacti
8 1 (0.080%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.080%) WebInspect
8 1 (0.080%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.080%) ZENworks
8 1 (0.080%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 1 (0.080%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 154 (12.36%) Oracle
2 143 (11.48%) Microsoft
3 103 (8.27%) HP
4 71 (5.70%) Citrix
5 47 (3.77%) Cisco
6 46 (3.69%) SAP
7 43 (3.45%) VMware
8 20 (1.61%) McAfee
9 19 (1.52%) Remedy
10 16 (1.28%) IBM
11 15 (1.20%) Teradata
12 14 (1.12%) Sun
12 14 (1.12%) Business Objects
13 13 (1.04%) Symantec
14 12 (0.96%) Lotus
15 11 (0.88%) Cognos
15 11 (0.88%) Adobe
16 9 (0.72%) Salesforce.com
17 7 (0.56%) Planview
17 7 (0.56%) RedPrairie
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Rate: £300 - £450 per day
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Rate: £275 - £315 per annum
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