The first table below looks at the demand for the Forecast 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 Forecast Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 23 April 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Forecasting Analyst
Rank 144 110 -
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -
Contract jobs requiring a Forecast Analyst 4 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.13% 0.13% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.14% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £330 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2936 2123 2898
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 92.91% 93.52% 94.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1639 1078 1405
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £185 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £495 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 215 248 286
Average hourly rate £22.00 £22.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
Forecast Analyst
England

Forecast Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Forecast Analyst in the job title across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Forecast Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Forecast Analyst
Top 7 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region that cited Forecast 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 Forecast Analyst in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 4 (100.00%) Data Management
1 4 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 4 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 4 (100.00%) Planview
1 4 (100.00%) Resource Management
2 2 (50.00%) Finance

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region that cited Forecast 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 Forecast Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 4 (100.00%) Data Management
1 4 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 4 (100.00%) Resource Management
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Planview