The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Essex region that had Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 1 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 141 112 163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 31.97% 21.09% 26.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 32.64% 21.41% 27.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 65 74
Median daily rate £350 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £196 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £511 £463 £456
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 14 25
Median hourly rate £16.50 £19.75 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.45% +19.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.65 £12.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.80 £36.25 £33.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -3.44%
Analyst
East of 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 Essex 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
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
432 523 583
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 97.96% 98.49% 93.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 207 285 314
Median daily rate £348 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £190 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 38 57
Median hourly rate £16.50 £36.25 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.48% +119.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.40 £12.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £45.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Essex region that featured Analyst in the job title.

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Analyst across the Essex region.

Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Essex region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Analyst across the Essex region.

Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Analyst
Hourly Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Essex region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in Essex

Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Essex region over the 3 months to 25 May 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
Colchester 0 53 £400 -10.11% 4
Chelmsford +2 16 £338 -15.62% 3
Brentwood 0 10 £350 +30.84%
Southend-on-Sea +1 7 £498 +13.06% 1
Basildon -3 4 £300 -25.00%
Harlow +4 2 - - 1
Thurrock - 2 £133 -
Epping - 1 £95 -
Analyst
East of England

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 Essex region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 92 (35.66%) Finance
2 85 (32.95%) Windows
3 82 (31.78%) Active Directory
4 75 (29.07%) MS Excel
5 73 (28.29%) Incident Management
6 72 (27.91%) MS Office
7 68 (26.36%) Windows 7
8 62 (24.03%) Citrix
9 49 (18.99%) SQL
10 39 (15.12%) Document Management
11 37 (14.34%) Law
11 37 (14.34%) Business Analysis
11 37 (14.34%) Blackberry
12 32 (12.40%) Analytical Skills
13 30 (11.63%) Microsoft
14 29 (11.24%) Agile Software Development
15 27 (10.47%) ITIL
16 22 (8.53%) Waterfall
17 21 (8.14%) Windows 8
18 18 (6.98%) Mentoring
19 15 (5.81%) SDLC
20 13 (5.04%) Wealth Management
20 13 (5.04%) Data Warehouse
21 12 (4.65%) SQL Server
21 12 (4.65%) Windows Server
21 12 (4.65%) Avaloq
21 12 (4.65%) FNZ
21 12 (4.65%) Tercero
21 12 (4.65%) Sonata
22 11 (4.26%) Analytics

Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 9 (3.49%) Confluence
2 8 (3.10%) IIS
3 5 (1.94%) Apache
3 5 (1.94%) Tomcat
3 5 (1.94%) WebLogic
4 4 (1.55%) JBoss
4 4 (1.55%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.39%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.39%) WebSphere
Applications
1 75 (29.07%) MS Excel
2 72 (27.91%) MS Office
3 11 (4.26%) MS Visio
4 10 (3.88%) MS Project
5 1 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (4.65%) Sonata
1 12 (4.65%) Tercero
2 3 (1.16%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.39%) CODA-Financials
3 1 (0.39%) Maximo
3 1 (0.39%) Summit
3 1 (0.39%) SunGard AvantGard
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.33%) Internet
2 1 (0.39%) Firewall
2 1 (0.39%) HTTP
2 1 (0.39%) Network Security
2 1 (0.39%) WebEx
2 1 (0.39%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (5.04%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (4.65%) SQL Server
3 8 (3.10%) MS Access
4 5 (1.94%) DB2
5 4 (1.55%) Oracle Database
5 4 (1.55%) PowerPivot
6 3 (1.16%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.78%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (0.78%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 2 (0.78%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (0.78%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.78%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (0.78%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.78%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (0.78%) SAP Data Services
8 1 (0.39%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.39%) Electronic Patient Records
8 1 (0.39%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (3.49%) JIRA
2 5 (1.94%) Cucumber
2 5 (1.94%) Selenium
3 3 (1.16%) HP UFT
3 3 (1.16%) SoapUI
4 2 (0.78%) Eclipse
4 2 (0.78%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.78%) JUnit
4 2 (0.78%) LoadRunner
4 2 (0.78%) Maven
4 2 (0.78%) PowerDesigner
4 2 (0.78%) SpecFlow
4 2 (0.78%) Subversion
4 2 (0.78%) VisualVM
4 2 (0.78%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.39%) Metasploit
General
1 92 (35.66%) Finance
2 37 (14.34%) Law
3 10 (3.88%) Automotive
4 7 (2.71%) Banking
5 3 (1.16%) Retail
5 3 (1.16%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.78%) Back Office
6 2 (0.78%) General Ledger
6 2 (0.78%) Marketing
6 2 (0.78%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.39%) Advertising
7 1 (0.39%) Electronics
7 1 (0.39%) Legal
7 1 (0.39%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.49%) .NET
2 8 (3.10%) XML
3 7 (2.71%) Web Services
4 6 (2.33%) Middleware
5 5 (1.94%) AngularJS
5 5 (1.94%) HTML
6 4 (1.55%) J2EE
6 4 (1.55%) SOAP
7 2 (0.78%) .NET Framework
7 2 (0.78%) Classic ASP
7 2 (0.78%) COM
7 2 (0.78%) COM+
7 2 (0.78%) Gherkin
7 2 (0.78%) HTML5
7 2 (0.78%) Silverlight
7 2 (0.78%) XML Messaging
7 2 (0.78%) XML Schema
7 2 (0.78%) XSD
8 1 (0.39%) ODBC
8 1 (0.39%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 37 (14.34%) Blackberry
2 32 (12.40%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (3.10%) Mainframe
4 5 (1.94%) NHS
5 4 (1.55%) Client/Server
5 4 (1.55%) Data Extraction
5 4 (1.55%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.16%) Reinsurance
7 2 (0.78%) Data Structures
7 2 (0.78%) DataPower
7 2 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.39%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.39%) FMCG
8 1 (0.39%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.39%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.39%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 85 (32.95%) Windows
2 68 (26.36%) Windows 7
3 21 (8.14%) Windows 8
4 12 (4.65%) Windows Server
5 6 (2.33%) Windows XP
6 3 (1.16%) Linux
6 3 (1.16%) Unix
6 3 (1.16%) Windows 10
7 2 (0.78%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.39%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (28.29%) Incident Management
2 39 (15.12%) Document Management
3 37 (14.34%) Business Analysis
4 29 (11.24%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (10.47%) ITIL
6 22 (8.53%) Waterfall
7 18 (6.98%) Mentoring
8 15 (5.81%) SDLC
9 13 (5.04%) Wealth Management
10 11 (4.26%) Analytics
10 11 (4.26%) User Stories
11 9 (3.49%) Data Analysis
11 9 (3.49%) Identity Access Management
11 9 (3.49%) Service Delivery
12 8 (3.10%) Business Intelligence
12 8 (3.10%) Business Process Mapping
12 8 (3.10%) Coaching
12 8 (3.10%) Test Scripting
13 7 (2.71%) Configuration Management
13 7 (2.71%) SWOT Analysis
Programming Languages
1 49 (18.99%) SQL
2 10 (3.88%) Java
3 4 (1.55%) C#
3 4 (1.55%) VBA
4 3 (1.16%) COBOL
5 1 (0.39%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.39%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.39%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.39%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (3.49%) Security Cleared
2 7 (2.71%) CISM
2 7 (2.71%) CISSP
3 5 (1.94%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.16%) CEH
4 3 (1.16%) ISEB
5 2 (0.78%) CCNA
5 2 (0.78%) CESG Certified Professional
5 2 (0.78%) CISA
5 2 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.78%) GSEC
5 2 (0.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.78%) SSCP
6 1 (0.39%) MCSE
6 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.39%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.39%) PMP
6 1 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.39%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.49%) QA
2 8 (3.10%) SLA
3 3 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.78%) Data Quality
System Software
1 82 (31.78%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.78%) Time Sharing Option
2 2 (0.78%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.39%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.39%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.39%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.39%) vSphere
3 1 (0.39%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (0.78%) Nagios
1 2 (0.78%) Opsview
1 2 (0.78%) SCCM
1 2 (0.78%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
2 1 (0.39%) Nessus
2 1 (0.39%) QRadar
2 1 (0.39%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 62 (24.03%) Citrix
2 30 (11.63%) Microsoft
3 12 (4.65%) Avaloq
3 12 (4.65%) FNZ
4 9 (3.49%) Oracle
5 5 (1.94%) HP
6 4 (1.55%) ServiceNow
7 3 (1.16%) BMC
7 3 (1.16%) Remedy
7 3 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.16%) SAP
8 2 (0.78%) IBM
8 2 (0.78%) Infor
8 2 (0.78%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.78%) Splunk
8 2 (0.78%) Thunderhead
8 2 (0.78%) VMware
9 1 (0.39%) ArcSight
9 1 (0.39%) SolarWinds
9 1 (0.39%) Tandberg
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