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 23 October 2014 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 8 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-7 0
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 100 129 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 18.69% 23.84% 30.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.04% 26.33% 31.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 59 63
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£325 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £122 £145 £99
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £538 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.74% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 43 20
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.30 £11.20 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £32.10 £27.87
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £15.91
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -12.01%
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
499 490 383
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 93.27% 90.57% 95.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 287 265 215
Average daily rate £425 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £216 £99
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 75 48
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.75 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.49% +1.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.29 £32.50 £35.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -7.42%

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 23 October 2014.

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 23 October 2014.

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 23 October 2014. 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
Colchester +1 35 £143 -37.43% 3
Basildon 0 11 £525 -2.32%
Southend-on-Sea -26 10 £338 -3.57%
Brentwood -1 7 £175 -68.18% 2
Chelmsford -5 1 £200 -38.46% 1
Billericay - - - -
Epping - - - -
Harlow - - - - 1
Loughton - - - - 1
Stanford-le-Hope - - - -
Tilbury - - - -
Analyst
East of England

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 86 (33.86%) Windows
2 75 (29.53%) MS Office
3 67 (26.38%) Active Directory
4 63 (24.80%) MS Excel
5 61 (24.02%) Finance
6 58 (22.83%) Windows 7
7 55 (21.65%) Citrix
8 38 (14.96%) Blackberry
9 35 (13.78%) Incident Management
10 34 (13.39%) SQL
11 33 (12.99%) Oracle
12 31 (12.20%) Document Management
13 29 (11.42%) Law
13 29 (11.42%) Use Case
14 28 (11.02%) Microsoft
15 27 (10.63%) ITIL
16 25 (9.84%) Agile Software Development
17 24 (9.45%) Project Management
18 22 (8.66%) J2EE
19 21 (8.27%) Analytical Skills
20 20 (7.87%) Linux
20 20 (7.87%) Windows XP
21 18 (7.09%) Migration
22 17 (6.69%) Data Analysis
23 16 (6.30%) Business Analysis
24 15 (5.91%) SLA
24 15 (5.91%) HP
24 15 (5.91%) Java
24 15 (5.91%) Marketing
25 14 (5.51%) QA

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 14 (5.51%) MS Exchange
2 12 (4.72%) WebSphere
3 10 (3.94%) MQSeries
4 7 (2.76%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (2.76%) WebLogic
5 5 (1.97%) WebSphere Application Server
5 5 (1.97%) Apache
5 5 (1.97%) JBoss
6 4 (1.57%) IBM HTTP Server
7 3 (1.18%) CICS
7 3 (1.18%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 75 (29.53%) MS Office
2 63 (24.80%) MS Excel
3 11 (4.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (2.76%) MS Visio
5 5 (1.97%) MS Project
6 4 (1.57%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (1.18%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (0.79%) VisionPLUS
2 1 (0.39%) Cerner Millennium
2 1 (0.39%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.39%) Oracle Payroll
2 1 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.33%) Firewall
1 11 (4.33%) Internet
2 7 (2.76%) VoIP
3 6 (2.36%) WAN
3 6 (2.36%) LAN
4 4 (1.57%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.18%) Extranet
5 3 (1.18%) FTP
5 3 (1.18%) Broadband
6 2 (0.79%) VPN
6 2 (0.79%) IntruShield
6 2 (0.79%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (0.79%) Network Security
7 1 (0.39%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (5.51%) Oracle Database
2 11 (4.33%) SQL Server
2 11 (4.33%) DB2
3 10 (3.94%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (3.94%) Essbase
4 5 (1.97%) WebFOCUS
5 4 (1.57%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (1.18%) EDMS
6 3 (1.18%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (0.79%) MS Access
8 1 (0.39%) dBASE
8 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.39%) SAP BW
8 1 (0.39%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 13 (5.12%) RequisitePro
2 4 (1.57%) JIRA
3 3 (1.18%) Eclipse
4 2 (0.79%) NUnit
4 2 (0.79%) SpecFlow
4 2 (0.79%) Selenium
5 1 (0.39%) Lombardi
5 1 (0.39%) QADirector
5 1 (0.39%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.39%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (0.39%) PowerDesigner
General
1 61 (24.02%) Finance
2 29 (11.42%) Law
3 15 (5.91%) Marketing
4 13 (5.12%) Manufacturing
5 11 (4.33%) Automotive
6 7 (2.76%) Banking
7 6 (2.36%) Publishing
8 5 (1.97%) Legal
9 4 (1.57%) Retail
10 1 (0.39%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.39%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.39%) Advertising
10 1 (0.39%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (8.66%) J2EE
2 12 (4.72%) XML
3 6 (2.36%) XSD
4 4 (1.57%) .NET
4 4 (1.57%) HTML
4 4 (1.57%) Web Services
5 3 (1.18%) ISPF
5 3 (1.18%) XML Schema
5 3 (1.18%) CSS
6 2 (0.79%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.79%) Spring
6 2 (0.79%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (0.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 2 (0.79%) LINQ to SQL
6 2 (0.79%) Autofac
6 2 (0.79%) Castle Windsor
6 2 (0.79%) CSS3
6 2 (0.79%) LINQ
6 2 (0.79%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.39%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 38 (14.96%) Blackberry
2 21 (8.27%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (4.72%) Management Information System
4 10 (3.94%) NHS
4 10 (3.94%) Data Structures
5 7 (2.76%) Mainframe
6 6 (2.36%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.57%) IBM Mainframe
7 4 (1.57%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.18%) iPhone
9 2 (0.79%) Mobile Computing
9 2 (0.79%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.39%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.39%) FMCG
10 1 (0.39%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.39%) Clustering
10 1 (0.39%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 86 (33.86%) Windows
2 58 (22.83%) Windows 7
3 20 (7.87%) Linux
3 20 (7.87%) Windows XP
4 8 (3.15%) UNIX
5 6 (2.36%) Windows Vista
6 5 (1.97%) Windows 8
7 4 (1.57%) SUSE
8 3 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.39%) zOS
10 1 (0.39%) AIX
10 1 (0.39%) Solaris
10 1 (0.39%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (13.78%) Incident Management
2 31 (12.20%) Document Management
3 29 (11.42%) Use Case
4 27 (10.63%) ITIL
5 25 (9.84%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (9.45%) Project Management
7 18 (7.09%) Migration
8 17 (6.69%) Data Analysis
9 16 (6.30%) Business Analysis
10 13 (5.12%) Information Security
11 12 (4.72%) Release Management
11 12 (4.72%) Time Management
12 10 (3.94%) Change Management
13 9 (3.54%) User Stories
13 9 (3.54%) Mentoring
13 9 (3.54%) Configuration Management
13 9 (3.54%) Business Intelligence
14 8 (3.15%) ETL
14 8 (3.15%) User Acceptance Testing
14 8 (3.15%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 34 (13.39%) SQL
2 15 (5.91%) Java
3 14 (5.51%) VBA
4 10 (3.94%) VB
5 5 (1.97%) PL/SQL
6 4 (1.57%) JCL
7 3 (1.18%) COBOL
8 2 (0.79%) C#
8 2 (0.79%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.39%) PeopleCode
Qualifications
1 12 (4.72%) ISEB
2 8 (3.15%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (2.36%) Degree
4 4 (1.57%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (1.57%) CISSP
5 3 (1.18%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.18%) MCDST
5 3 (1.18%) MCP
5 3 (1.18%) MCSA
6 2 (0.79%) ECDL
6 2 (0.79%) ISEB Practitioner
6 2 (0.79%) CEH
6 2 (0.79%) CISM
6 2 (0.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.39%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.39%) CSSLP
7 1 (0.39%) CIMA
7 1 (0.39%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.91%) SLA
2 14 (5.51%) QA
3 1 (0.39%) Data Quality
System Software
1 67 (26.38%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.57%) RACF
2 4 (1.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.79%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.39%) XenApp
4 1 (0.39%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.39%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.39%) Snort
Systems Management
1 6 (2.36%) OpenView
1 6 (2.36%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.18%) WSUS
2 3 (1.18%) Backup Exec
2 3 (1.18%) OVSD
2 3 (1.18%) Nessus
2 3 (1.18%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (0.79%) ZENworks
3 2 (0.79%) CORE IMPACT
4 1 (0.39%) SCCM
4 1 (0.39%) Opsview
4 1 (0.39%) Cacti
4 1 (0.39%) WebInspect
4 1 (0.39%) Nagios
4 1 (0.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 55 (21.65%) Citrix
2 33 (12.99%) Oracle
3 28 (11.02%) Microsoft
4 15 (5.91%) HP
5 9 (3.54%) IBM
6 8 (3.15%) McAfee
7 6 (2.36%) Cisco
7 6 (2.36%) VMware
7 6 (2.36%) FatWire
8 5 (1.97%) Qualys
8 5 (1.97%) Teradata
9 4 (1.57%) Avaya
9 4 (1.57%) Symantec
10 3 (1.18%) Rapid7
10 3 (1.18%) ArcSight
10 3 (1.18%) Splunk
10 3 (1.18%) Syncsort
10 3 (1.18%) SolarWinds
10 3 (1.18%) Remedy
10 3 (1.18%) NetIQ
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