The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Essex 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 192 136 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 30.77% 28.16% 22.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 31.58% 31.05% 24.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 48 50
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£350 £323 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.52% -5.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £184 £128
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £443 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+5.98% +0.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 42 23
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £14.60 £11.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £38.47 £27.03
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
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
608 438 418
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 97.44% 90.68% 91.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 378 226 204
Average daily rate £375 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £190 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £522 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 61 66
Average hourly rate £19.66 £16.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.15% -26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £14.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.32 £40.00 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Essex region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
Chelmsford +2 57 £350 +20.68% 5
Colchester +2 27 £463 +85.00% 2
Basildon -3 16 £375 - 4
Brentwood -1 15 £290 +22.36% 4
Southend-on-Sea -10 3 £473 -
Harlow - 3 £300 -
Witham 0 2 £325 +261.11%
Braintree 0 1 £300 -
Analyst
East of England

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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.

1 106 (34.64%) Finance
2 60 (19.61%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (17.97%) SQL
4 49 (16.01%) MS Office
5 45 (14.71%) Windows
6 44 (14.38%) Active Directory
6 44 (14.38%) Microsoft
7 42 (13.73%) MS Excel
8 38 (12.42%) Data Warehouse
9 36 (11.76%) Incident Management
10 35 (11.44%) ITIL
10 35 (11.44%) SQL Server
11 29 (9.48%) Change Management
11 29 (9.48%) Citrix
11 29 (9.48%) Project Management
12 28 (9.15%) Business Analysis
12 28 (9.15%) Waterfall
13 27 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
14 26 (8.50%) Analytical Skills
15 25 (8.17%) Windows 7
16 23 (7.52%) User Stories
17 21 (6.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 20 (6.54%) Document Management
18 20 (6.54%) SDLC
19 18 (5.88%) Use Case
19 18 (5.88%) Service Management
19 18 (5.88%) VBA
20 17 (5.56%) Manufacturing
20 17 (5.56%) VMware
20 17 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 10 (3.27%) IIS
2 9 (2.94%) SharePoint
3 7 (2.29%) MS Exchange
4 3 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (0.98%) WebSphere
4 3 (0.98%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (0.65%) JBoss
5 2 (0.65%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.33%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.33%) Drupal
6 1 (0.33%) LiveCycle
6 1 (0.33%) SAS
6 1 (0.33%) CICS
Applications
1 49 (16.01%) MS Office
2 42 (13.73%) MS Excel
3 17 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (3.59%) MS Visio
5 7 (2.29%) MS Project
6 1 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.33%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.33%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 6 (1.96%) SunGard AvantGard
2 5 (1.63%) CODA-Financials
3 4 (1.31%) Summit
4 3 (0.98%) VisionPLUS
5 2 (0.65%) AWD
6 1 (0.33%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.65%) SaaS
2 1 (0.33%) Office 365
2 1 (0.33%) Taleo
2 1 (0.33%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.94%) Internet
2 6 (1.96%) SAN
2 6 (1.96%) Firewall
3 3 (0.98%) SMTP
4 2 (0.65%) DHCP
4 2 (0.65%) Ethernet
4 2 (0.65%) Intranet
4 2 (0.65%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.65%) VPN
4 2 (0.65%) DNS
5 1 (0.33%) MPLS
5 1 (0.33%) BGP
5 1 (0.33%) EIGRP
5 1 (0.33%) MGCP
5 1 (0.33%) RTP
5 1 (0.33%) FTP
5 1 (0.33%) ISDN
5 1 (0.33%) LAN
5 1 (0.33%) VoIP
5 1 (0.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (12.42%) Data Warehouse
2 35 (11.44%) SQL Server
3 21 (6.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (4.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 15 (4.90%) SQL Server 2005
5 11 (3.59%) Crystal Reports
6 10 (3.27%) DTS
7 9 (2.94%) WebFOCUS
8 7 (2.29%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 7 (2.29%) MS Access
9 6 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (1.63%) ProClarity
10 5 (1.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 3 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (0.98%) SQL Server 2000
12 1 (0.33%) Essbase
12 1 (0.33%) Data Mining
12 1 (0.33%) DB2
12 1 (0.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (3.59%) JIRA
2 9 (2.94%) SoapUI
3 7 (2.29%) LoadRunner
3 7 (2.29%) AccuRev
4 6 (1.96%) Eclipse
4 6 (1.96%) HP UFT
5 5 (1.63%) Selenium
5 5 (1.63%) Subversion
6 3 (0.98%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.33%) Rational Rose
7 1 (0.33%) Ant
7 1 (0.33%) JUnit
7 1 (0.33%) JMeter
7 1 (0.33%) Maven
7 1 (0.33%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.33%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.33%) CA Gen
7 1 (0.33%) eggPlant
7 1 (0.33%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.33%) Hudson
General
1 106 (34.64%) Finance
2 17 (5.56%) Manufacturing
3 13 (4.25%) Law
4 10 (3.27%) Legal
5 9 (2.94%) Retail
6 7 (2.29%) Marketing
7 6 (1.96%) Automotive
8 5 (1.63%) Telecoms
9 4 (1.31%) Banking
10 3 (0.98%) French Language
11 2 (0.65%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.33%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.33%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (4.90%) .NET
2 14 (4.58%) SOAP
2 14 (4.58%) XML
3 10 (3.27%) HTML
4 9 (2.94%) Web Services
5 3 (0.98%) CSS
5 3 (0.98%) .NET Framework
5 3 (0.98%) MDX
6 2 (0.65%) EDI
6 2 (0.65%) XSD
6 2 (0.65%) J2EE
7 1 (0.33%) JSP
7 1 (0.33%) Struts
7 1 (0.33%) XSL
7 1 (0.33%) XSLT
7 1 (0.33%) WSDL
7 1 (0.33%) Spring
7 1 (0.33%) Java SE
7 1 (0.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 26 (8.50%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (5.23%) Blackberry
3 12 (3.92%) NHS
4 10 (3.27%) Management Information System
5 7 (2.29%) Hedge funds
6 4 (1.31%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.31%) N-Tier
7 3 (0.98%) Freedom of Information
7 3 (0.98%) Mainframe
7 3 (0.98%) GIS
7 3 (0.98%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.65%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.65%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.65%) User Experience
8 2 (0.65%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (0.65%) PKI
8 2 (0.65%) Statistics
9 1 (0.33%) Online Banking
9 1 (0.33%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.33%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 45 (14.71%) Windows
2 25 (8.17%) Windows 7
3 12 (3.92%) UNIX
4 9 (2.94%) Linux
5 5 (1.63%) Windows Vista
6 4 (1.31%) Windows 8
7 3 (0.98%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.33%) Solaris
8 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (19.61%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (11.76%) Incident Management
3 35 (11.44%) ITIL
4 29 (9.48%) Project Management
4 29 (9.48%) Change Management
5 28 (9.15%) Business Analysis
5 28 (9.15%) Waterfall
6 27 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
7 23 (7.52%) User Stories
8 20 (6.54%) SDLC
8 20 (6.54%) Document Management
9 18 (5.88%) Service Management
9 18 (5.88%) Use Case
10 16 (5.23%) Workflow
11 14 (4.58%) Stakeholder Management
12 13 (4.25%) User Acceptance Testing
13 11 (3.59%) TDD
13 11 (3.59%) PRINCE2
13 11 (3.59%) Analytics
14 10 (3.27%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 55 (17.97%) SQL
2 18 (5.88%) VBA
3 11 (3.59%) Java
4 8 (2.61%) T-SQL
5 7 (2.29%) VB.NET
5 7 (2.29%) XMLA
6 6 (1.96%) PL/SQL
7 4 (1.31%) C#
8 3 (0.98%) JavaScript
8 3 (0.98%) VB
9 1 (0.33%) Assembly Language
9 1 (0.33%) REXX
9 1 (0.33%) JCL
9 1 (0.33%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.33%) SELCOPY
9 1 (0.33%) COBOL
9 1 (0.33%) C
9 1 (0.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (2.94%) Degree
2 7 (2.29%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (0.98%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (0.98%) ISEB
5 2 (0.65%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.65%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.33%) MOS
6 1 (0.33%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.33%) PMP
6 1 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.33%) MCP
6 1 (0.33%) MCSA
6 1 (0.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.94%) SLA
2 5 (1.63%) QA
3 4 (1.31%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.33%) P3O
System Software
1 44 (14.38%) Active Directory
2 11 (3.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.96%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.33%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.33%) DFS Replication
4 1 (0.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (0.98%) SCCM
2 2 (0.65%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.33%) CORE IMPACT
3 1 (0.33%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.33%) ZENworks
3 1 (0.33%) Nessus
Vendors
1 44 (14.38%) Microsoft
2 29 (9.48%) Citrix
3 17 (5.56%) VMware
4 15 (4.90%) CODA
4 15 (4.90%) Cognos
5 12 (3.92%) MicroStrategy
6 10 (3.27%) SunGard
7 9 (2.94%) HP
7 9 (2.94%) Thunderhead
8 7 (2.29%) Cisco
8 7 (2.29%) NetApp
9 5 (1.63%) ServiceNow
10 4 (1.31%) SolarWinds
10 4 (1.31%) IBM
10 4 (1.31%) Adobe
11 3 (0.98%) Oracle
11 3 (0.98%) SAP
11 3 (0.98%) Websense
11 3 (0.98%) Clearswift
11 3 (0.98%) MKS
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