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 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Analyst
England / East of England
Rank 4 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 316 429 529
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 14.82% 18.64% 20.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.54% 19.57% 21.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 260 329
Median daily rate £375 £363 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £172 £209 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £470 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £342 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.33% -1.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 63 66
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.83 £34.40 £27.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.00 £14.38
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +11.30%

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
2034 2192 2483
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 95.40% 95.22% 96.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1159 1312 1515
Median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £552 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 165 224 194
Median hourly rate £25.00 £19.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.57% +15.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £46.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +9.37%

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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017. 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 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 0 109 £400 +14.28% 8
Hertfordshire -3 80 £388 +7.26% 37
Cambridgeshire -8 62 £295 -11.94% 27
Suffolk 0 33 £450 +16.12% 8
Bedfordshire -13 20 £300 -29.41% 17
Norfolk +6 15 £333 +33.00% 5
Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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.

1 151 (21.09%) Finance
2 140 (19.55%) Windows
3 115 (16.06%) Agile Software Development
4 111 (15.50%) Microsoft
5 106 (14.80%) Active Directory
6 99 (13.83%) SQL
7 94 (13.13%) MS Excel
8 93 (12.99%) Analytical Skills
9 92 (12.85%) Business Analysis
10 85 (11.87%) MS Office
11 69 (9.64%) Windows 7
12 63 (8.80%) Stakeholder Management
13 60 (8.38%) Oracle
14 58 (8.10%) ITIL
15 55 (7.68%) Migration
16 52 (7.26%) Degree
16 52 (7.26%) Business Intelligence
17 51 (7.12%) Data Analysis
18 49 (6.84%) Project Management
19 45 (6.28%) Linux
20 43 (6.01%) SQL Server
21 41 (5.73%) Retail
21 41 (5.73%) Citrix
22 37 (5.17%) SAP
22 37 (5.17%) User Acceptance Testing
23 35 (4.89%) CRM
23 35 (4.89%) Incident Management
23 35 (4.89%) Marketing
24 34 (4.75%) Analytics
25 33 (4.61%) QA

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 23 (3.21%) SharePoint
2 17 (2.37%) MS Exchange
3 12 (1.68%) Confluence
4 11 (1.54%) IIS
5 8 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
5 8 (1.12%) CMS
6 7 (0.98%) SAS
7 5 (0.70%) Skype for Business
7 5 (0.70%) WebSphere
8 4 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (0.42%) Apache
10 2 (0.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (0.28%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.14%) Gentran
11 1 (0.14%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.14%) WebLogic
Applications
1 94 (13.13%) MS Excel
2 85 (11.87%) MS Office
3 32 (4.47%) MS PowerPoint
4 14 (1.96%) MS Visio
5 11 (1.54%) MS Project
6 7 (0.98%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.28%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 9 (1.26%) SAP BPC
2 8 (1.12%) Sonata
2 8 (1.12%) Tercero
3 7 (0.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 6 (0.84%) MFGPRO
5 5 (0.70%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (0.56%) Remedy ITSM
6 4 (0.56%) ResourceLink
6 4 (0.56%) SAP PS
7 3 (0.42%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 3 (0.42%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.28%) Endur
8 2 (0.28%) Lorenzo
8 2 (0.28%) Oracle EBS R12
8 2 (0.28%) Oracle Payables
8 2 (0.28%) SAP ERP
8 2 (0.28%) SAP MM
9 1 (0.14%) Oracle Receivables
9 1 (0.14%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 18 (2.51%) Office 365
2 5 (0.70%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.42%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 3 (0.42%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (0.42%) Mimecast
3 3 (0.42%) SuccessFactors
3 3 (0.42%) Veeva
4 2 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.28%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.28%) SaaS
5 1 (0.14%) AdWords
5 1 (0.14%) Force.com
5 1 (0.14%) G Suite
5 1 (0.14%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.14%) Google Drive
5 1 (0.14%) IBM Blueworks
5 1 (0.14%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.23%) DNS
2 13 (1.82%) WAN
3 11 (1.54%) LAN
3 11 (1.54%) VPN
4 10 (1.40%) Firewall
4 10 (1.40%) Internet
5 9 (1.26%) DHCP
6 6 (0.84%) TCP/IP
7 5 (0.70%) LDAP
8 4 (0.56%) NAS
8 4 (0.56%) Remote Desktop
8 4 (0.56%) WebEx
8 4 (0.56%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (0.56%) Wireless
9 3 (0.42%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 3 (0.42%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 3 (0.42%) OSPF
9 3 (0.42%) SMS
9 3 (0.42%) VoIP
9 3 (0.42%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (6.01%) SQL Server
2 20 (2.79%) Data Warehouse
2 20 (2.79%) DB2
3 16 (2.23%) Oracle Database
4 10 (1.40%) Oracle Reports
5 9 (1.26%) SAP BW
6 8 (1.12%) Hadoop
6 8 (1.12%) Relational Database
7 7 (0.98%) Big Data
7 7 (0.98%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 5 (0.70%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (0.70%) DataStage
8 5 (0.70%) GIS
8 5 (0.70%) Oracle Database 10g
8 5 (0.70%) QlikView
8 5 (0.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (0.56%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (0.56%) Oracle Discoverer
9 4 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (0.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 25 (3.49%) JIRA
1 25 (3.49%) Selenium
2 23 (3.21%) Cucumber
3 21 (2.93%) Jenkins
4 20 (2.79%) WebDriver
5 15 (2.09%) Appium
6 12 (1.68%) Eclipse
7 11 (1.54%) Git (software)
8 10 (1.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 10 (1.40%) JBehave
9 7 (0.98%) Subversion
10 6 (0.84%) SoapUI
11 4 (0.56%) AccuRev
11 4 (0.56%) Calabash
11 4 (0.56%) JUnit
12 3 (0.42%) HP UFT
12 3 (0.42%) JMeter
13 2 (0.28%) ClearQuest
13 2 (0.28%) MSI
13 2 (0.28%) Visual Studio
General
1 151 (21.09%) Finance
2 41 (5.73%) Retail
3 35 (4.89%) Marketing
4 22 (3.07%) Manufacturing
4 22 (3.07%) Telecoms
5 17 (2.37%) Advertising
6 16 (2.23%) Banking
7 13 (1.82%) Automotive
8 12 (1.68%) Law
8 12 (1.68%) Legal
9 9 (1.26%) Back Office
10 8 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
11 7 (0.98%) Billing
11 7 (0.98%) Electronics
11 7 (0.98%) General Ledger
12 6 (0.84%) Local Government
13 4 (0.56%) Publishing
14 2 (0.28%) Aerospace
15 1 (0.14%) French Language
15 1 (0.14%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (1.68%) Gherkin
2 8 (1.12%) .NET
2 8 (1.12%) Middleware
3 7 (0.98%) XML
4 5 (0.70%) HTML
4 5 (0.70%) REST
4 5 (0.70%) SOAP
4 5 (0.70%) Web Services
5 4 (0.56%) .NET Framework
5 4 (0.56%) Spring
6 3 (0.42%) Hibernate
6 3 (0.42%) J2EE
6 3 (0.42%) JSON
7 2 (0.28%) COM
7 2 (0.28%) CSS
7 2 (0.28%) ODBC
7 2 (0.28%) RESTful
8 1 (0.14%) Velocity
8 1 (0.14%) Visualforce
8 1 (0.14%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 93 (12.99%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (3.91%) Management Information System
3 19 (2.65%) NHS
4 17 (2.37%) Mainframe
5 14 (1.96%) Data Centre
5 14 (1.96%) User Experience
6 12 (1.68%) Reference Data
7 11 (1.54%) EPoS
8 10 (1.40%) Mathematics
8 10 (1.40%) Mobile App
9 9 (1.26%) Statistics
10 8 (1.12%) Video Conferencing
10 8 (1.12%) Visualisation
11 7 (0.98%) Reinsurance
12 6 (0.84%) Fat Client
12 6 (0.84%) Thin Client
13 5 (0.70%) Driving Licence
13 5 (0.70%) Security Operations Centre
14 4 (0.56%) Algorithms
14 4 (0.56%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 140 (19.55%) Windows
2 69 (9.64%) Windows 7
3 45 (6.28%) Linux
4 26 (3.63%) Windows 8
5 25 (3.49%) Unix
6 21 (2.93%) Windows Server
7 15 (2.09%) AIX
8 12 (1.68%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (1.54%) Windows XP
10 10 (1.40%) Android
10 10 (1.40%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (1.40%) Windows Vista
11 8 (1.12%) Windows 10
12 6 (0.84%) Solaris
13 4 (0.56%) Apple iOS
13 4 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
14 2 (0.28%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.28%) Windows 2000
14 2 (0.28%) Windows Mobile
15 1 (0.14%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (16.06%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (12.85%) Business Analysis
3 63 (8.80%) Stakeholder Management
4 58 (8.10%) ITIL
5 55 (7.68%) Migration
6 52 (7.26%) Business Intelligence
7 51 (7.12%) Data Analysis
8 49 (6.84%) Project Management
9 37 (5.17%) User Acceptance Testing
10 35 (4.89%) CRM
10 35 (4.89%) Incident Management
11 34 (4.75%) Analytics
12 31 (4.33%) Data Migration
13 29 (4.05%) Scrum
14 28 (3.91%) User Stories
15 27 (3.77%) Change Management
16 25 (3.49%) SDLC
17 24 (3.35%) Test Scripting
18 23 (3.21%) Continuous Improvement
18 23 (3.21%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 99 (13.83%) SQL
2 28 (3.91%) Java
3 12 (1.68%) VBA
4 10 (1.40%) Ruby
5 9 (1.26%) C#
5 9 (1.26%) COBOL
5 9 (1.26%) PL/SQL
5 9 (1.26%) Shell Script
6 8 (1.12%) JavaScript
6 8 (1.12%) Python
7 7 (0.98%) PowerShell
8 5 (0.70%) ABAP
8 5 (0.70%) MATLAB
9 3 (0.42%) C
9 3 (0.42%) Perl
10 2 (0.28%) C++
11 1 (0.14%) PHP
11 1 (0.14%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.14%) VB
11 1 (0.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 52 (7.26%) Degree
2 29 (4.05%) Security Cleared
3 18 (2.51%) ISEB
4 14 (1.96%) CISSP
5 11 (1.54%) CISM
6 10 (1.40%) BC Cleared
7 9 (1.26%) ISTQB
7 9 (1.26%) MCP
8 8 (1.12%) SC Cleared
9 7 (0.98%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (0.84%) CISA
10 6 (0.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 5 (0.70%) CCNA
11 5 (0.70%) MCSE
12 4 (0.56%) A+ Certification
12 4 (0.56%) CCNP
12 4 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (0.56%) MOS
12 4 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (4.61%) QA
2 20 (2.79%) SLA
3 14 (1.96%) Data Quality
4 6 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.70%) Disclosure Scotland
6 3 (0.42%) COBIT
6 3 (0.42%) SDET
7 2 (0.28%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.14%) SEPA
8 1 (0.14%) Solvency II
System Software
1 106 (14.80%) Active Directory
2 18 (2.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (1.68%) VMware ESX
4 6 (0.84%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (0.56%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (0.56%) vSphere
6 3 (0.42%) Terminal Server
6 3 (0.42%) Time Sharing Option
6 3 (0.42%) XenApp
7 2 (0.28%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (0.28%) XenServer
8 1 (0.14%) DFS Replication
8 1 (0.14%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.14%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.14%) ProxySG
8 1 (0.14%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (1.12%) SCCM
2 4 (0.56%) Control-M
3 3 (0.42%) Puppet
3 3 (0.42%) WhatsUp Gold
3 3 (0.42%) WSUS
4 2 (0.28%) Cisco IPCC
4 2 (0.28%) DameWare
4 2 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.28%) SCOM
5 1 (0.14%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.14%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.14%) Casper Suite
5 1 (0.14%) HP SIM
5 1 (0.14%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.14%) Nessus
5 1 (0.14%) Nmap
5 1 (0.14%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.14%) vMotion
5 1 (0.14%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 111 (15.50%) Microsoft
2 60 (8.38%) Oracle
3 41 (5.73%) Citrix
4 37 (5.17%) SAP
5 28 (3.91%) VMware
6 18 (2.51%) Apple
7 15 (2.09%) Tableau
8 13 (1.82%) Cisco
9 12 (1.68%) Adobe
10 10 (1.40%) Salesforce.com
11 9 (1.26%) HP
12 8 (1.12%) Avaloq
12 8 (1.12%) CA Agile Central
12 8 (1.12%) FNZ
12 8 (1.12%) Imperva
12 8 (1.12%) Teradata
13 7 (0.98%) CheckPoint
13 7 (0.98%) Cognos
14 6 (0.84%) Dell
14 6 (0.84%) Remedy
Ipswich, Suffolk
Eames Consulting
Rate: £450 - £525 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Welwyn Garden City
PayPoint
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £420 per day 4 Months initially
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £420 per day 4 Months initially
Posted: 2 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 5 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Hays Talent Solutions
Rate: £275.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 27 days ago