The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the East of England region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 2 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 631 432 551
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 21.57% 18.09% 18.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 23.34% 19.25% 19.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 332 225 255
Average daily rate
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£368 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £165 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £442 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £332 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.53% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 64 104
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -23.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.50 £11.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.50 £27.56 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Job Titles Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2703 2244 2833
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 92.38% 93.97% 94.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1581 1131 1383
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 221 243 355
Average hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £27.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% -28.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -5.55%
Analyst
England

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 July 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 July 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 July 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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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
Essex +1 154 £325 -4.41% 15
Hertfordshire +2 134 £350 +1.44% 41
Bedfordshire +1 132 £406 +25.03% 25
Cambridgeshire -4 97 £316 -15.66% 32
Suffolk -1 67 £425 - 9
Norfolk -4 33 £225 -30.76% 9
Analyst
England

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 292 (22.41%) Finance
2 262 (20.11%) SQL
3 218 (16.73%) Windows
4 159 (12.20%) Active Directory
5 154 (11.82%) Microsoft
5 154 (11.82%) Oracle
6 143 (10.97%) MS Office
7 139 (10.67%) ITIL
8 136 (10.44%) MS Excel
9 130 (9.98%) Business Intelligence
9 130 (9.98%) Retail
10 122 (9.36%) Business Analysis
11 108 (8.29%) User Acceptance Testing
12 106 (8.14%) HP
13 105 (8.06%) Stakeholder Management
14 104 (7.98%) Windows 7
15 102 (7.83%) Project Management
16 100 (7.67%) Data Warehouse
17 99 (7.60%) SQL Server
18 96 (7.37%) Migration
19 93 (7.14%) Data Analysis
20 87 (6.68%) Use Case
21 80 (6.14%) E-Commerce
22 74 (5.68%) QA
23 73 (5.60%) ETL
24 71 (5.45%) Citrix
25 65 (4.99%) Windows XP
25 65 (4.99%) Change Management
26 64 (4.91%) UML
27 63 (4.83%) NHS

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 53 (4.07%) MS Exchange
2 51 (3.91%) SharePoint
3 29 (2.23%) Exchange Server 2010
4 25 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2003
5 15 (1.15%) SharePoint 2010
5 15 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2007
6 14 (1.07%) IBM Notes
7 11 (0.84%) WebLogic
7 11 (0.84%) SAS
8 10 (0.77%) WebSphere
8 10 (0.77%) MQSeries
9 9 (0.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 9 (0.69%) Lync
10 5 (0.38%) WebSphere Application Server
10 5 (0.38%) Lotus Domino
11 4 (0.31%) SharePoint 2013
11 4 (0.31%) Apache
12 3 (0.23%) CICS
12 3 (0.23%) MS Project Server
12 3 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 143 (10.97%) MS Office
2 136 (10.44%) MS Excel
3 40 (3.07%) MS Visio
4 31 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
5 25 (1.92%) MS Project
6 15 (1.15%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.38%) PowerPivot
8 3 (0.23%) SPSS
9 2 (0.15%) Adobe Captivate
10 1 (0.077%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.077%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.077%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 20 (1.53%) Oracle EBS R12
2 14 (1.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (1.07%) Oracle General Ledger
3 12 (0.92%) Oracle Payables
4 11 (0.84%) Oracle Receivables
5 10 (0.77%) Dynamics AX
6 9 (0.69%) Oracle Assets
7 8 (0.61%) Oracle EBS
7 8 (0.61%) Agresso
7 8 (0.61%) SAP SD
8 7 (0.54%) Dynamics NAV
9 6 (0.46%) Oracle 11i
10 5 (0.38%) Oracle Financials
10 5 (0.38%) Remedy ITSM
10 5 (0.38%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 4 (0.31%) Oracle Cash Management
11 4 (0.31%) MFGPRO
11 4 (0.31%) Oracle HRMS
11 4 (0.31%) Maximo
11 4 (0.31%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 18 (1.38%) SaaS
2 3 (0.23%) Taleo
3 2 (0.15%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 39 (2.99%) Firewall
2 23 (1.77%) LAN
3 21 (1.61%) WAN
3 21 (1.61%) VPN
4 20 (1.53%) Internet
5 18 (1.38%) Wireless
5 18 (1.38%) SAN
5 18 (1.38%) TCP/IP
6 13 (1.00%) Cisco ASA
7 12 (0.92%) Network Security
8 8 (0.61%) DNS
9 7 (0.54%) ADSL
9 7 (0.54%) NAS
10 6 (0.46%) VoIP
10 6 (0.46%) Ethernet
11 5 (0.38%) DHCP
11 5 (0.38%) NetScaler
12 4 (0.31%) Fibre Channel
12 4 (0.31%) VLAN
12 4 (0.31%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (7.67%) Data Warehouse
2 99 (7.60%) SQL Server
3 44 (3.38%) Oracle Database
4 29 (2.23%) SQL Server 2008
5 21 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 20 (1.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 19 (1.46%) Relational Database
8 17 (1.30%) DB2
9 13 (1.00%) EDRMS
10 12 (0.92%) Essbase
10 12 (0.92%) Data Mart
11 11 (0.84%) MS Access
12 10 (0.77%) Crystal Reports
13 9 (0.69%) Oracle Reports
14 7 (0.54%) DataStage
15 6 (0.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 5 (0.38%) WebFOCUS
16 5 (0.38%) SQL Server 2005
17 3 (0.23%) RDBMS
17 3 (0.23%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 18 (1.38%) RequisitePro
2 11 (0.84%) Visual Studio
3 10 (0.77%) SoapUI
3 10 (0.77%) Selenium
3 10 (0.77%) JIRA
4 9 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (0.54%) Cucumber
6 5 (0.38%) PowerDesigner
7 4 (0.31%) QuickTest Pro
8 3 (0.23%) JUnit
8 3 (0.23%) Rational Rose
8 3 (0.23%) NUnit
8 3 (0.23%) MSTest
8 3 (0.23%) RSpec
8 3 (0.23%) FitNesse
8 3 (0.23%) SpecFlow
9 2 (0.15%) Bugzilla
9 2 (0.15%) JMeter
9 2 (0.15%) TestDirector
10 1 (0.077%) Oracle Forms
General
1 292 (22.41%) Finance
2 130 (9.98%) Retail
3 45 (3.45%) Manufacturing
4 35 (2.69%) Banking
5 28 (2.15%) Pharmaceutical
6 26 (2.00%) Marketing
7 17 (1.30%) Legal
7 17 (1.30%) Telecoms
8 15 (1.15%) Law
9 13 (1.00%) Automotive
10 12 (0.92%) Publishing
10 12 (0.92%) General Ledger
11 7 (0.54%) Local Government
12 5 (0.38%) Financial Institution
13 4 (0.31%) Back Office
14 3 (0.23%) Advertising
15 2 (0.15%) Games
15 2 (0.15%) Electronics
15 2 (0.15%) Billing
16 1 (0.077%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (2.84%) XML
2 36 (2.76%) .NET
3 25 (1.92%) J2EE
4 15 (1.15%) XSD
5 12 (0.92%) EDI
5 12 (0.92%) Web Services
6 9 (0.69%) XML Schema
6 9 (0.69%) MDX
7 5 (0.38%) ASP.NET
7 5 (0.38%) Middleware
8 4 (0.31%) HTML
9 3 (0.23%) SOAP
9 3 (0.23%) Flash
9 3 (0.23%) Spring
9 3 (0.23%) ISPF
9 3 (0.23%) Application Packaging
10 2 (0.15%) CSS
11 1 (0.077%) ODBC
11 1 (0.077%) OLE
11 1 (0.077%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 63 (4.83%) NHS
2 44 (3.38%) Management Information System
3 34 (2.61%) Blackberry
4 27 (2.07%) Mobile App
5 22 (1.69%) Mainframe
6 17 (1.30%) EPoS
7 11 (0.84%) iPhone
7 11 (0.84%) Mathematics
8 10 (0.77%) Statistics
9 9 (0.69%) Data Integration
9 9 (0.69%) Computer Science
10 7 (0.54%) Client/Server
10 7 (0.54%) Informatics
11 5 (0.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 5 (0.38%) Replication
12 4 (0.31%) CMDB
12 4 (0.31%) IBM Mainframe
12 4 (0.31%) Video Conferencing
12 4 (0.31%) AS400
13 3 (0.23%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 218 (16.73%) Windows
2 104 (7.98%) Windows 7
3 65 (4.99%) Windows XP
4 45 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 41 (3.15%) Windows Server 2003
6 32 (2.46%) Linux
7 23 (1.77%) UNIX
8 13 (1.00%) Windows 8
9 12 (0.92%) Android
10 11 (0.84%) Mac OS X
10 11 (0.84%) Windows Vista
10 11 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (0.77%) Solaris
12 7 (0.54%) AIX
13 4 (0.31%) Apple iOS
13 4 (0.31%) Windows 2000 Server
13 4 (0.31%) SUSE
14 1 (0.077%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.077%) zOS
14 1 (0.077%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (10.67%) ITIL
2 130 (9.98%) Business Intelligence
3 122 (9.36%) Business Analysis
4 108 (8.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 105 (8.06%) Stakeholder Management
6 102 (7.83%) Project Management
7 96 (7.37%) Migration
8 93 (7.14%) Data Analysis
9 87 (6.68%) Use Case
10 80 (6.14%) E-Commerce
11 73 (5.60%) ETL
12 65 (4.99%) Change Management
13 64 (4.91%) UML
14 62 (4.76%) Data Modelling
15 57 (4.37%) Agile Software Development
16 52 (3.99%) Test Scripting
17 50 (3.84%) CRM
17 50 (3.84%) Systems Analysis
18 49 (3.76%) Data Migration
19 48 (3.68%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 262 (20.11%) SQL
2 27 (2.07%) Java
3 24 (1.84%) T-SQL
4 22 (1.69%) VB
5 20 (1.53%) VBA
6 14 (1.07%) PL/SQL
7 9 (0.69%) Perl
7 9 (0.69%) C#
8 8 (0.61%) C
9 6 (0.46%) ABAP
10 5 (0.38%) PowerShell
11 4 (0.31%) Bash Shell
11 4 (0.31%) JCL
11 4 (0.31%) VB.NET
12 3 (0.23%) COBOL
12 3 (0.23%) JavaScript
13 2 (0.15%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.15%) VBScript
14 1 (0.077%) PHP
14 1 (0.077%) Python
Qualifications
1 60 (4.60%) ISEB
2 54 (4.14%) Degree
3 30 (2.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 30 (2.30%) Security Cleared
4 25 (1.92%) ISTQB
5 19 (1.46%) SC Cleared
6 18 (1.38%) MCP
7 13 (1.00%) ITIL Certification
8 10 (0.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 9 (0.69%) MCITP
10 8 (0.61%) MCDST
10 8 (0.61%) MCSA
11 7 (0.54%) MCSE
11 7 (0.54%) MCTS
12 5 (0.38%) CISSP
12 5 (0.38%) Cisco Certification
13 4 (0.31%) CIMA
13 4 (0.31%) ACCA
13 4 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 4 (0.31%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (5.68%) QA
2 45 (3.45%) SLA
3 20 (1.53%) Solvency II
4 8 (0.61%) Data Quality
5 7 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.31%) CDISC
8 3 (0.23%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.23%) GxP
8 3 (0.23%) COBIT
8 3 (0.23%) P3O
9 1 (0.077%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 159 (12.20%) Active Directory
2 22 (1.69%) Hyper-V
3 15 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (0.54%) VMware ESX
5 5 (0.38%) XenApp
6 4 (0.31%) RACF
6 4 (0.31%) ISA Server
7 3 (0.23%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.15%) VMware Server
8 2 (0.15%) vSphere
8 2 (0.15%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.077%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.077%) Xen
9 1 (0.077%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 39 (2.99%) HP Quality Center
2 26 (2.00%) SCCM
3 21 (1.61%) OpenView
4 18 (1.38%) OVSD
5 8 (0.61%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 7 (0.54%) Tivoli
7 4 (0.31%) WSUS
7 4 (0.31%) ARCserve
8 3 (0.23%) Backup Exec
9 2 (0.15%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 2 (0.15%) McAfee ePO
9 2 (0.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 1 (0.077%) Nagios
10 1 (0.077%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 1 (0.077%) ZENworks
10 1 (0.077%) WebInspect
10 1 (0.077%) DameWare
10 1 (0.077%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.077%) SCOM
10 1 (0.077%) Cacti
Vendors
1 154 (11.82%) Microsoft
1 154 (11.82%) Oracle
2 106 (8.14%) HP
3 71 (5.45%) Citrix
4 54 (4.14%) Cisco
5 46 (3.53%) SAP
6 42 (3.22%) VMware
7 24 (1.84%) IBM
8 21 (1.61%) McAfee
9 16 (1.23%) NetApp
9 16 (1.23%) Remedy
10 14 (1.07%) Business Objects
10 14 (1.07%) Sun
10 14 (1.07%) Lotus
11 13 (1.00%) Cognos
12 12 (0.92%) Adobe
12 12 (0.92%) Symantec
13 8 (0.61%) RedPrairie
13 8 (0.61%) Altiris
13 8 (0.61%) JDA
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
JM
Rate: £125 - £175 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £300 - 350 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £200.00 - £220.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £11 - £12 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Sandy, Bedfordshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £320 - £356 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Suffolk
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £425 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
LEXSTRA
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Volt
Rate: £500.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Watford
Creation Recruitment
Rate: £400/£450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford
Creation Recruitment
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Capita Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £10.00 - £15.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Interquest - IQ ERP
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £500 - £540 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Diss
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
Aquent
Rate: From £300 to £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
FPSG Connect
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago