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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 1 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 541 430 465
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 21.15% 18.85% 19.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 22.24% 20.25% 20.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 335 204 271
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£350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £170 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £436
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 80 60
Average hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.15% +15.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.80 £33.03 £33.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.11%
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
2433 2123 2251
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 95.11% 93.07% 93.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1462 1139 1182
Average daily rate £385 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.47% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £195 £213
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 206 242 225
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.55 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.05% +6.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +3 186 £350 +12.00% 47
Hertfordshire +13 116 £375 -6.25% 46
Essex -2 90 £338 -15.62% 18
Bedfordshire -2 71 £375 +7.14% 35
Norfolk +6 42 £193 -18.94% 9
Suffolk 0 38 £425 -1.44% 14
Analyst
England

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 270 (26.39%) Finance
2 255 (24.93%) Windows
3 229 (22.39%) Microsoft
4 191 (18.67%) SQL
5 188 (18.38%) MS Excel
6 187 (18.28%) ITIL
7 174 (17.01%) MS Office
8 165 (16.13%) Active Directory
9 141 (13.78%) Agile Software Development
10 119 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
11 116 (11.34%) Business Analysis
12 115 (11.24%) Windows 7
13 106 (10.36%) Citrix
14 95 (9.29%) Oracle
15 84 (8.21%) Retail
16 82 (8.02%) User Acceptance Testing
17 76 (7.43%) SAP
18 72 (7.04%) Blackberry
19 71 (6.94%) Project Management
20 70 (6.84%) .NET
20 70 (6.84%) Business Intelligence
21 69 (6.74%) Data Analysis
22 68 (6.65%) E-Commerce
23 66 (6.45%) QA
24 60 (5.87%) Incident Management
25 56 (5.47%) VMware
26 54 (5.28%) ISEB
27 53 (5.18%) SQL Server
28 51 (4.99%) Stakeholder Management
29 50 (4.89%) Change Management

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 37 (3.62%) SharePoint
2 35 (3.42%) MS Exchange
3 28 (2.74%) IBM Notes
4 18 (1.76%) CMS
5 10 (0.98%) SAS
5 10 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (0.78%) Lotus Domino
6 8 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2007
7 7 (0.68%) SugarCRM
8 5 (0.49%) WebSphere
8 5 (0.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (0.29%) Lync
9 3 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (0.29%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (0.29%) IIS
10 2 (0.20%) Apache
10 2 (0.20%) JBoss
10 2 (0.20%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 188 (18.38%) MS Excel
2 174 (17.01%) MS Office
3 33 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
4 25 (2.44%) MS Visio
5 19 (1.86%) MS Project
6 5 (0.49%) Mingle
6 5 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.20%) SPSS
7 2 (0.20%) Acrobat
7 2 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.098%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 11 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.78%) SAP FI
2 8 (0.78%) SAP FI/CO
2 8 (0.78%) SAP CO
3 7 (0.68%) Remedy ITSM
3 7 (0.68%) Agresso
4 5 (0.49%) Oracle Payables
4 5 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (0.49%) SAP SD
5 4 (0.39%) SAP PP
5 4 (0.39%) Oracle General Ledger
5 4 (0.39%) Oracle Receivables
6 3 (0.29%) Oracle Assets
6 3 (0.29%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 3 (0.29%) VisionPLUS
7 2 (0.20%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (0.20%) SAP PP-PI
7 2 (0.20%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (0.20%) Oracle Retail
8 1 (0.098%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 14 (1.37%) SaaS
2 7 (0.68%) Office 365
3 6 (0.59%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.39%) PaaS
5 2 (0.20%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.20%) IaaS
6 1 (0.098%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.098%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 27 (2.64%) VPN
1 27 (2.64%) Firewall
2 26 (2.54%) Internet
3 21 (2.05%) DNS
4 20 (1.96%) LAN
4 20 (1.96%) WAN
5 17 (1.66%) PBX
6 15 (1.47%) TCP/IP
7 13 (1.27%) SAN
7 13 (1.27%) DHCP
7 13 (1.27%) VoIP
8 10 (0.98%) Wireless
9 7 (0.68%) ADSL
9 7 (0.68%) Broadband
10 6 (0.59%) Intranet
11 5 (0.49%) VLAN
11 5 (0.49%) ISDN
12 4 (0.39%) IPsec
12 4 (0.39%) Cisco IOS
12 4 (0.39%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (5.18%) SQL Server
2 33 (3.23%) Oracle Database
3 19 (1.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
4 16 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 15 (1.47%) Crystal Reports
6 14 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 13 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 12 (1.17%) OLAP
8 12 (1.17%) BusinessObjects XI
9 11 (1.08%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 11 (1.08%) MS Access
10 9 (0.88%) Relational Database
10 9 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
10 9 (0.88%) BusinessObjects
10 9 (0.88%) Oracle Reports
11 7 (0.68%) Oracle OLAP
12 6 (0.59%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 5 (0.49%) Hadoop
13 5 (0.49%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 26 (2.54%) SpecFlow
2 22 (2.15%) Selenium
3 16 (1.56%) JIRA
4 15 (1.47%) Visual Studio
5 14 (1.37%) WebDriver
6 8 (0.78%) QuickTest Pro
7 6 (0.59%) Cucumber
8 5 (0.49%) NUnit
9 4 (0.39%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (0.29%) MSTest
10 3 (0.29%) Jenkins
10 3 (0.29%) Calabash
10 3 (0.29%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.20%) Xcode
11 2 (0.20%) LSMW
11 2 (0.20%) Karma Test Runner
11 2 (0.20%) Grunt
11 2 (0.20%) Bower
12 1 (0.098%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 1 (0.098%) Appium
General
1 270 (26.39%) Finance
2 84 (8.21%) Retail
3 36 (3.52%) Telecoms
4 31 (3.03%) Manufacturing
5 29 (2.83%) Law
6 20 (1.96%) Banking
7 18 (1.76%) Marketing
8 16 (1.56%) Legal
9 14 (1.37%) Advertising
10 12 (1.17%) Pharmaceutical
11 7 (0.68%) French Language
12 6 (0.59%) Back Office
13 5 (0.49%) German Language
13 5 (0.49%) Financial Institution
13 5 (0.49%) Front Office
14 4 (0.39%) Local Government
15 3 (0.29%) Spanish Language
15 3 (0.29%) General Ledger
15 3 (0.29%) Publishing
15 3 (0.29%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (6.84%) .NET
2 28 (2.74%) HTML
3 22 (2.15%) XML
4 18 (1.76%) .NET Framework
5 12 (1.17%) ASP.NET
6 8 (0.78%) CSS
7 7 (0.68%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (0.68%) WCF
8 6 (0.59%) LINQ
9 5 (0.49%) Castle Windsor
9 5 (0.49%) CSS3
9 5 (0.49%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 5 (0.49%) LINQ to SQL
9 5 (0.49%) Autofac
9 5 (0.49%) Middleware
9 5 (0.49%) Web Services
9 5 (0.49%) EDI
10 4 (0.39%) SAP PI
11 3 (0.29%) Flash
12 2 (0.20%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 119 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
2 72 (7.04%) Blackberry
3 35 (3.42%) Management Information System
3 35 (3.42%) NHS
4 15 (1.47%) IVR
5 11 (1.08%) Computer Science
6 10 (0.98%) Data Structures
7 8 (0.78%) Mathematics
7 8 (0.78%) Data Extraction
8 7 (0.68%) Data Integration
8 7 (0.68%) Statistics
8 7 (0.68%) PMI
9 6 (0.59%) AS400
9 6 (0.59%) Mainframe
9 6 (0.59%) Economics
9 6 (0.59%) iSeries
10 5 (0.49%) iPhone
11 4 (0.39%) EPoS
11 4 (0.39%) Applied Mathematics
11 4 (0.39%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 255 (24.93%) Windows
2 115 (11.24%) Windows 7
3 42 (4.11%) Windows XP
4 35 (3.42%) Windows Server 2008
5 31 (3.03%) UNIX
6 30 (2.93%) Linux
6 30 (2.93%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (1.47%) Mac OS X
8 13 (1.27%) Windows 8
9 12 (1.17%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (0.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 9 (0.88%) Solaris
12 8 (0.78%) Windows Vista
13 7 (0.68%) Apple iOS
13 7 (0.68%) CentOS
13 7 (0.68%) Android
14 4 (0.39%) AIX
15 3 (0.29%) OS/400
16 2 (0.20%) FreeBSD
16 2 (0.20%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 187 (18.28%) ITIL
2 141 (13.78%) Agile Software Development
3 116 (11.34%) Business Analysis
4 82 (8.02%) User Acceptance Testing
5 71 (6.94%) Project Management
6 70 (6.84%) Business Intelligence
7 69 (6.74%) Data Analysis
8 68 (6.65%) E-Commerce
9 60 (5.87%) Incident Management
10 51 (4.99%) Stakeholder Management
11 50 (4.89%) Change Management
12 49 (4.79%) Migration
13 47 (4.59%) ETL
14 40 (3.91%) Document Management
15 38 (3.71%) Systems Analysis
15 38 (3.71%) Use Case
16 36 (3.52%) ERP
16 36 (3.52%) Test Scripting
17 34 (3.32%) Service Delivery
17 34 (3.32%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 191 (18.67%) SQL
2 34 (3.32%) C#
3 25 (2.44%) VBA
4 21 (2.05%) Java
5 20 (1.96%) VB
5 20 (1.96%) PL/SQL
6 14 (1.37%) Ruby
7 11 (1.08%) JavaScript
7 11 (1.08%) T-SQL
8 8 (0.78%) Python
8 8 (0.78%) C
9 7 (0.68%) PowerShell
9 7 (0.68%) Shell Script
10 5 (0.49%) Bash Shell
11 4 (0.39%) VBScript
11 4 (0.39%) Korn
12 2 (0.20%) PHP
12 2 (0.20%) ABAP
12 2 (0.20%) Jython
12 2 (0.20%) VB6
Qualifications
1 54 (5.28%) ISEB
2 37 (3.62%) Degree
3 34 (3.32%) Security Cleared
4 26 (2.54%) SC Cleared
5 24 (2.35%) MCP
6 14 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
7 13 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (0.98%) PMI Certification
9 8 (0.78%) ISTQB
10 6 (0.59%) CISSP
11 4 (0.39%) CCNA
11 4 (0.39%) PMP
11 4 (0.39%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (0.39%) CISA
11 4 (0.39%) CISM
11 4 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 4 (0.39%) IIBA
11 4 (0.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 3 (0.29%) CRISC
12 3 (0.29%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (6.45%) QA
2 49 (4.79%) SLA
3 25 (2.44%) ISO 9001
4 6 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.39%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.29%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.20%) TickIT
7 2 (0.20%) COBIT
8 1 (0.098%) HL7
8 1 (0.098%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 165 (16.13%) Active Directory
2 24 (2.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (0.98%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.59%) vSphere
5 5 (0.49%) VMware ESX
6 4 (0.39%) ISA Server
7 3 (0.29%) Forefront TMG
7 3 (0.29%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 2 (0.20%) Snort
9 1 (0.098%) XenApp
9 1 (0.098%) Nmap
9 1 (0.098%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.098%) Firmware
9 1 (0.098%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 20 (1.96%) HP Quality Center
2 16 (1.56%) OpenView
3 11 (1.08%) OVSD
4 8 (0.78%) Norton AntiVirus
4 8 (0.78%) SCCM
5 7 (0.68%) WSUS
6 6 (0.59%) Backup Exec
7 5 (0.49%) Nessus
7 5 (0.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 3 (0.29%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 3 (0.29%) Puppet
8 3 (0.29%) CORE IMPACT
9 2 (0.20%) Tivoli
9 2 (0.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 2 (0.20%) SCOM
10 1 (0.098%) SCOrch
10 1 (0.098%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 1 (0.098%) SCSM
10 1 (0.098%) SCVMM
10 1 (0.098%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 229 (22.39%) Microsoft
2 106 (10.36%) Citrix
3 95 (9.29%) Oracle
4 76 (7.43%) SAP
5 56 (5.47%) VMware
6 48 (4.69%) HP
7 34 (3.32%) Cisco
8 29 (2.83%) Lotus
9 28 (2.74%) Business Objects
10 26 (2.54%) Symantec
11 25 (2.44%) Remedy
12 24 (2.35%) McAfee
13 21 (2.05%) IBM
13 21 (2.05%) Adobe
14 15 (1.47%) Tableau
15 14 (1.37%) Verint
16 13 (1.27%) PeopleSoft
17 12 (1.17%) Planview
18 11 (1.08%) Teradata
19 10 (0.98%) BMC
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