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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 1 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 512 594 653
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 20.67% 20.03% 21.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 21.53% 21.00% 23.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 279 342 371
Median daily rate £350 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £194 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 84 93
Median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.79% -9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.20 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £28.90 £30.16
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.55 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.92% -6.66%
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
2378 2828 2812
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 96.00% 95.38% 94.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1358 1689 1622
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £200 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.83% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 190 245 230
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.85 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £41.00 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 25 June 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 +1 160 £300 -14.28% 20
Hertfordshire +1 111 £400 +10.72% 31
Cambridgeshire -2 74 £305 -12.85% 25
Bedfordshire 0 65 £355 +1.42% 18
Suffolk +2 60 £475 +18.75% 23
Norfolk +2 41 £363 +81.25% 2
East Anglia -5 1 - -
Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 229 (23.56%) Finance
2 195 (20.06%) Windows
3 156 (16.05%) Business Analysis
4 155 (15.95%) Agile Software Development
4 155 (15.95%) Active Directory
5 154 (15.84%) MS Excel
6 148 (15.23%) MS Office
7 132 (13.58%) Microsoft
8 125 (12.86%) Analytical Skills
9 120 (12.35%) SQL
10 117 (12.04%) Windows 7
11 116 (11.93%) ITIL
12 102 (10.49%) Citrix
13 93 (9.57%) Incident Management
14 80 (8.23%) SAP
15 74 (7.61%) Stakeholder Management
16 69 (7.10%) Project Management
17 68 (7.00%) Retail
18 62 (6.38%) Document Management
19 59 (6.07%) User Stories
20 58 (5.97%) Migration
21 56 (5.76%) Scrum
21 56 (5.76%) Degree
22 52 (5.35%) Blackberry
22 52 (5.35%) Use Case
23 50 (5.14%) Oracle
24 49 (5.04%) Waterfall
25 45 (4.63%) Windows 8
25 45 (4.63%) Information Security
25 45 (4.63%) Law

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 30 (3.09%) SharePoint
2 15 (1.54%) CMS
2 15 (1.54%) Confluence
3 12 (1.23%) IIS
4 11 (1.13%) MS Exchange
4 11 (1.13%) Skype for Business
5 9 (0.93%) Documentum
6 7 (0.72%) Apache
6 7 (0.72%) Drupal
6 7 (0.72%) Sitecore CMS
7 6 (0.62%) IBM Notes
7 6 (0.62%) WebLogic
8 5 (0.51%) Apache Spark
8 5 (0.51%) IBM Domino
8 5 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (0.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (0.41%) WebSphere
10 3 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (0.31%) SAS
Applications
1 154 (15.84%) MS Excel
2 148 (15.23%) MS Office
3 35 (3.60%) MS Visio
4 17 (1.75%) MS Project
5 14 (1.44%) MS PowerPoint
6 10 (1.03%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.21%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.10%) Adobe Captivate
8 1 (0.10%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 15 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (1.23%) Sonata
2 12 (1.23%) Tercero
3 8 (0.82%) Dynamics AX
4 7 (0.72%) Maximo
5 6 (0.62%) SAP CRM
5 6 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 6 (0.62%) SAP WM
6 5 (0.51%) Hyperion Planning
6 5 (0.51%) SAP ERP
6 5 (0.51%) Unit4 Business World
7 4 (0.41%) Adobe Campaign
7 4 (0.41%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 4 (0.41%) HFM
7 4 (0.41%) SAP CO
7 4 (0.41%) SAP FI
7 4 (0.41%) SAP FI/CO
7 4 (0.41%) SAP HR
8 3 (0.31%) Cognos TM1
8 3 (0.31%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 33 (3.40%) Office 365
2 7 (0.72%) SuccessFactors
3 4 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.41%) SaaS
3 4 (0.41%) Yammer
4 2 (0.21%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.21%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (0.21%) IBM Blueworks
4 2 (0.21%) OneDrive
4 2 (0.21%) Taleo
5 1 (0.10%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (0.10%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.10%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.10%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.10%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.10%) GitHub
5 1 (0.10%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.10%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 16 (1.65%) DNS
1 16 (1.65%) Firewall
2 14 (1.44%) LAN
3 13 (1.34%) WAN
4 10 (1.03%) VPN
5 8 (0.82%) ATM
5 8 (0.82%) Internet
6 7 (0.72%) VLAN
6 7 (0.72%) WebEx
7 6 (0.62%) Intranet
7 6 (0.62%) Network Security
8 5 (0.51%) DHCP
8 5 (0.51%) Remote Desktop
9 4 (0.41%) BGP
9 4 (0.41%) OSPF
9 4 (0.41%) Skype
9 4 (0.41%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (0.31%) IP Telephony
10 3 (0.31%) ISDN
10 3 (0.31%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (3.81%) SQL Server
2 20 (2.06%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (1.34%) MS Access
4 12 (1.23%) Oracle Database
5 11 (1.13%) MySQL
5 11 (1.13%) Relational Database
6 10 (1.03%) BusinessObjects
6 10 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (0.93%) Hadoop
8 8 (0.82%) Crystal Reports
9 7 (0.72%) DB2
9 7 (0.72%) SAP Data Services
10 6 (0.62%) Essbase
10 6 (0.62%) Oracle Reports
10 6 (0.62%) PowerPivot
11 5 (0.51%) GIS
11 5 (0.51%) QlikView
11 5 (0.51%) RDBMS
12 4 (0.41%) Data Mining
13 3 (0.31%) Cognos Powerplay
Development Applications
1 32 (3.29%) JIRA
2 12 (1.23%) Selenium
3 9 (0.93%) Cucumber
4 7 (0.72%) ClearCase
4 7 (0.72%) HP UFT
4 7 (0.72%) Maven
5 5 (0.51%) Ant
5 5 (0.51%) ClearQuest
5 5 (0.51%) Gradle
5 5 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (0.51%) WebDriver
6 4 (0.41%) SoapUI
6 4 (0.41%) SpecFlow
6 4 (0.41%) TestDirector
6 4 (0.41%) Visual Studio
7 3 (0.31%) Axure RP
7 3 (0.31%) Jenkins
7 3 (0.31%) LoadRunner
8 2 (0.21%) JUnit
8 2 (0.21%) MSTest
General
1 229 (23.56%) Finance
2 68 (7.00%) Retail
3 45 (4.63%) Law
4 22 (2.26%) Advertising
5 19 (1.95%) Banking
5 19 (1.95%) Marketing
6 15 (1.54%) Manufacturing
7 13 (1.34%) German Language
7 13 (1.34%) Legal
7 13 (1.34%) Telecoms
8 7 (0.72%) Automotive
8 7 (0.72%) Back Office
8 7 (0.72%) Retail Banking
9 6 (0.62%) Billing
9 6 (0.62%) Local Government
9 6 (0.62%) Publishing
10 5 (0.51%) French Language
11 4 (0.41%) Front Office
12 3 (0.31%) General Ledger
13 2 (0.21%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (2.06%) .NET
2 17 (1.75%) Web Services
3 14 (1.44%) HTML
3 14 (1.44%) XML
4 7 (0.72%) AngularJS
4 7 (0.72%) ASP.NET
4 7 (0.72%) J2EE
4 7 (0.72%) Middleware
5 6 (0.62%) SOAP
6 5 (0.51%) CSS
7 3 (0.31%) Ajax
7 3 (0.31%) COM
7 3 (0.31%) Gherkin
7 3 (0.31%) REST
7 3 (0.31%) RESTful
7 3 (0.31%) SAPUI5
7 3 (0.31%) WCF
8 2 (0.21%) HTML5
8 2 (0.21%) JSON
8 2 (0.21%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 125 (12.86%) Analytical Skills
2 52 (5.35%) Blackberry
3 30 (3.09%) Management Information System
4 15 (1.54%) Mainframe
5 11 (1.13%) User Experience
6 10 (1.03%) BYOD
6 10 (1.03%) Cyberthreat
6 10 (1.03%) Data Centre
6 10 (1.03%) NHS
7 9 (0.93%) Data Structures
7 9 (0.93%) iPad
8 8 (0.82%) EPoS
8 8 (0.82%) Robotics
9 7 (0.72%) Client/Server
9 7 (0.72%) Data Integration
10 6 (0.62%) Data Extraction
10 6 (0.62%) Fat Client
10 6 (0.62%) iPhone
10 6 (0.62%) Reinsurance
10 6 (0.62%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 195 (20.06%) Windows
2 117 (12.04%) Windows 7
3 45 (4.63%) Windows 8
4 28 (2.88%) Windows Server
5 22 (2.26%) Linux
6 21 (2.16%) Windows XP
7 17 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
8 14 (1.44%) Unix
9 13 (1.34%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (0.72%) Solaris
11 5 (0.51%) Windows 10
12 3 (0.31%) AIX
12 3 (0.31%) Apple iOS
12 3 (0.31%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (0.21%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.10%) Android
14 1 (0.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.10%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.10%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (16.05%) Business Analysis
2 155 (15.95%) Agile Software Development
3 116 (11.93%) ITIL
4 93 (9.57%) Incident Management
5 74 (7.61%) Stakeholder Management
6 69 (7.10%) Project Management
7 62 (6.38%) Document Management
8 59 (6.07%) User Stories
9 58 (5.97%) Migration
10 56 (5.76%) Scrum
11 52 (5.35%) Use Case
12 49 (5.04%) Waterfall
13 45 (4.63%) Information Security
14 44 (4.53%) CRM
14 44 (4.53%) Data Modelling
14 44 (4.53%) SDLC
15 43 (4.42%) Business Intelligence
16 42 (4.32%) Data Analysis
16 42 (4.32%) E-Commerce
17 40 (4.12%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 120 (12.35%) SQL
2 24 (2.47%) Java
3 11 (1.13%) T-SQL
3 11 (1.13%) VBA
4 10 (1.03%) C#
4 10 (1.03%) COBOL
4 10 (1.03%) JavaScript
5 7 (0.72%) MATLAB
5 7 (0.72%) Python
6 5 (0.51%) ABAP
6 5 (0.51%) C
6 5 (0.51%) Perl
6 5 (0.51%) PowerShell
6 5 (0.51%) VBScript
7 4 (0.41%) PL/SQL
8 3 (0.31%) PHP
8 3 (0.31%) Shell Script
8 3 (0.31%) VB
9 2 (0.21%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.10%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 56 (5.76%) Degree
2 39 (4.01%) ISEB
3 32 (3.29%) Security Cleared
4 31 (3.19%) CISSP
5 19 (1.95%) SC Cleared
6 16 (1.65%) CISM
6 16 (1.65%) ISTQB
7 12 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
8 10 (1.03%) CCNA
9 9 (0.93%) MCP
9 9 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (0.72%) PMI Certification
11 6 (0.62%) A+ Certification
11 6 (0.62%) CBAP
12 5 (0.51%) CISA
12 5 (0.51%) IIBA
13 4 (0.41%) CCNP
14 3 (0.31%) CEH
14 3 (0.31%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (3.81%) SLA
2 23 (2.37%) QA
3 16 (1.65%) Data Quality
4 12 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (1.03%) COBIT
6 3 (0.31%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.21%) Disclosure Scotland
7 2 (0.21%) GAAP
7 2 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.10%) SEPA
System Software
1 155 (15.95%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.62%) Time Sharing Option
3 5 (0.51%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 4 (0.41%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.31%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.21%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.21%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.10%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.10%) UAG
7 1 (0.10%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.10%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 14 (1.44%) SCCM
2 5 (0.51%) Backup Exec
2 5 (0.51%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (0.41%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (0.41%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 4 (0.41%) WSUS
4 3 (0.31%) Bacula
4 3 (0.31%) ZABBIX
5 2 (0.21%) QRadar
5 2 (0.21%) SCOM
6 1 (0.10%) Nagios
6 1 (0.10%) Nessus
6 1 (0.10%) Opsview
6 1 (0.10%) Puppet
6 1 (0.10%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
6 1 (0.10%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 132 (13.58%) Microsoft
2 102 (10.49%) Citrix
3 80 (8.23%) SAP
4 50 (5.14%) Oracle
5 25 (2.57%) Cisco
6 18 (1.85%) HP
7 16 (1.65%) IBM
8 15 (1.54%) VMware
9 13 (1.34%) CheckPoint
10 12 (1.23%) Avaloq
10 12 (1.23%) Cognos
10 12 (1.23%) FNZ
11 11 (1.13%) Remedy
11 11 (1.13%) Symantec
12 10 (1.03%) Salesforce.com
13 9 (0.93%) Tableau
14 8 (0.82%) Adobe
14 8 (0.82%) Kofax
14 8 (0.82%) Sitecore
14 8 (0.82%) Trillium
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