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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 3 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 112 163 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 21.09% 26.29% 25.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 22.18% 28.25% 27.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 74 52
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£350 £375 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +13.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £173 £91
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £456 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 25 26
Average hourly rate £19.75 £16.50 £27.82
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.69% -40.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.65 £12.15 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.25 £33.65 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
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
505 577 376
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 95.10% 93.06% 91.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 275 311 184
Average daily rate £400 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £190 £154
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 56 74
Average hourly rate £36.50 £16.50 £29.96
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+121.21% -44.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.00 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.80 £37.75 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -4 23 £400 +37.93% 1
Basildon -4 17 £400 +3.22% 2
Brentwood -3 13 £268 +4.59% 5
Colchester +3 12 £445 +161.76% 5
Southend-on-Sea +10 11 £440 +15.78%
Witham 0 3 £325 +1.56% 1
Harlow - 1 - -
Analyst
East of England

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 68 (31.19%) Finance
2 57 (26.15%) Windows
3 47 (21.56%) Active Directory
4 46 (21.10%) MS Office
5 45 (20.64%) Agile Software Development
6 41 (18.81%) Microsoft
7 40 (18.35%) MS Excel
8 37 (16.97%) SQL
9 35 (16.06%) Citrix
10 31 (14.22%) Windows 7
11 30 (13.76%) ITIL
12 29 (13.30%) Business Analysis
13 27 (12.39%) Analytical Skills
14 24 (11.01%) Incident Management
15 20 (9.17%) SQL Server
16 19 (8.72%) Blackberry
16 19 (8.72%) Document Management
17 16 (7.34%) Waterfall
18 15 (6.88%) User Stories
18 15 (6.88%) Use Case
18 15 (6.88%) MS PowerPoint
18 15 (6.88%) Law
18 15 (6.88%) Project Management
18 15 (6.88%) UNIX
19 14 (6.42%) .NET
19 14 (6.42%) XML
19 14 (6.42%) Legal
19 14 (6.42%) Management Information System
20 13 (5.96%) Stakeholder Management
20 13 (5.96%) Security Cleared

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 8 (3.67%) IIS
2 6 (2.75%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.29%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.38%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (0.92%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.46%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.46%) JBoss
6 1 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.46%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 46 (21.10%) MS Office
2 40 (18.35%) MS Excel
3 15 (6.88%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (4.13%) MS Visio
5 6 (2.75%) SOLIDWORKS
6 3 (1.38%) MS Project
7 1 (0.46%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 3 (1.38%) Summit
2 2 (0.92%) SunGard AvantGard
2 2 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.92%) CODA-Financials
3 1 (0.46%) VisionPLUS
3 1 (0.46%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.92%) Office 365
2 1 (0.46%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.21%) SAN
2 6 (2.75%) Firewall
3 4 (1.83%) Internet
4 2 (0.92%) Network Security
4 2 (0.92%) HTTPS
4 2 (0.92%) DNS
4 2 (0.92%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.92%) VPN
4 2 (0.92%) VoIP
4 2 (0.92%) SMTP
4 2 (0.92%) DHCP
5 1 (0.46%) EIGRP
5 1 (0.46%) MGCP
5 1 (0.46%) BGP
5 1 (0.46%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.46%) FTP
5 1 (0.46%) HTTP
5 1 (0.46%) ATM
5 1 (0.46%) ISDN
5 1 (0.46%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (9.17%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (5.50%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (3.67%) WebFOCUS
4 7 (3.21%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 6 (2.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (2.29%) MS Access
7 4 (1.83%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 4 (1.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.38%) DTS
8 3 (1.38%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (1.38%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.92%) ProClarity
9 2 (0.92%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.92%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.46%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.46%) MySQL
10 1 (0.46%) DB2
10 1 (0.46%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 11 (5.05%) JIRA
2 7 (3.21%) AccuRev
3 6 (2.75%) SoapUI
4 5 (2.29%) QuickTest Pro
4 5 (2.29%) LoadRunner
4 5 (2.29%) Subversion
5 4 (1.83%) Selenium
6 3 (1.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (1.38%) Cucumber
6 3 (1.38%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.92%) Bower
7 2 (0.92%) Karma Test Runner
7 2 (0.92%) Calabash
7 2 (0.92%) Grunt
7 2 (0.92%) Xcode
7 2 (0.92%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.46%) TestDirector
8 1 (0.46%) Ant
8 1 (0.46%) JUnit
8 1 (0.46%) Rational Rose
General
1 68 (31.19%) Finance
2 15 (6.88%) Law
3 14 (6.42%) Legal
4 11 (5.05%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.83%) Marketing
5 4 (1.83%) French Language
5 4 (1.83%) Banking
6 2 (0.92%) Front Office
6 2 (0.92%) Back Office
6 2 (0.92%) Automotive
6 2 (0.92%) Retail
6 2 (0.92%) Local Government
7 1 (0.46%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.46%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.46%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.46%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (6.42%) .NET
1 14 (6.42%) XML
2 11 (5.05%) SOAP
2 11 (5.05%) HTML
3 8 (3.67%) Web Services
4 5 (2.29%) EDI
5 3 (1.38%) CSS
5 3 (1.38%) .NET Framework
6 2 (0.92%) Flash
6 2 (0.92%) J2EE
6 2 (0.92%) XSD
7 1 (0.46%) WSDL
7 1 (0.46%) XSL
7 1 (0.46%) XSLT
7 1 (0.46%) JSP
7 1 (0.46%) Struts
7 1 (0.46%) Spring
7 1 (0.46%) Java SE
7 1 (0.46%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 27 (12.39%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (8.72%) Blackberry
3 14 (6.42%) Management Information System
4 7 (3.21%) Hedge funds
5 5 (2.29%) NHS
5 5 (2.29%) Open Source
6 4 (1.83%) User Experience
6 4 (1.83%) N-Tier
7 3 (1.38%) AS400
8 2 (0.92%) iSeries
8 2 (0.92%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.92%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.46%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.46%) PMI
9 1 (0.46%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.46%) PKI
9 1 (0.46%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.46%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 57 (26.15%) Windows
2 31 (14.22%) Windows 7
3 15 (6.88%) UNIX
4 9 (4.13%) Windows Vista
5 7 (3.21%) Linux
6 5 (2.29%) Windows XP
7 3 (1.38%) Solaris
7 3 (1.38%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.92%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.92%) AIX
8 2 (0.92%) HPUX
9 1 (0.46%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (20.64%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (13.76%) ITIL
3 29 (13.30%) Business Analysis
4 24 (11.01%) Incident Management
5 19 (8.72%) Document Management
6 16 (7.34%) Waterfall
7 15 (6.88%) User Stories
7 15 (6.88%) Use Case
7 15 (6.88%) Project Management
8 13 (5.96%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (5.50%) Migration
10 11 (5.05%) TDD
10 11 (5.05%) Workflow
10 11 (5.05%) Change Management
11 9 (4.13%) Service Delivery
11 9 (4.13%) BDD
12 8 (3.67%) Data Transformation
12 8 (3.67%) User Acceptance Testing
12 8 (3.67%) Scrum
13 7 (3.21%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 37 (16.97%) SQL
2 9 (4.13%) Java
3 7 (3.21%) VB.NET
4 6 (2.75%) PL/SQL
5 5 (2.29%) VBA
6 3 (1.38%) T-SQL
6 3 (1.38%) C#
7 2 (0.92%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.92%) VB
8 1 (0.46%) JCL
8 1 (0.46%) REXX
8 1 (0.46%) Assembly Language
8 1 (0.46%) COBOL
8 1 (0.46%) VBScript
8 1 (0.46%) C
8 1 (0.46%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.46%) SELCOPY
Qualifications
1 13 (5.96%) Security Cleared
2 8 (3.67%) Degree
3 6 (2.75%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.38%) ISEB
5 3 (1.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (0.92%) MCSA
6 2 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.92%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.46%) CISSP
7 1 (0.46%) PMP
7 1 (0.46%) MCP
7 1 (0.46%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.46%) MOS
7 1 (0.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.59%) SLA
2 3 (1.38%) QA
3 1 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 47 (21.56%) Active Directory
2 7 (3.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.83%) VMware ESX
4 2 (0.92%) vSphere
5 1 (0.46%) Snort
5 1 (0.46%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.46%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 5 (2.29%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.92%) CORE IMPACT
2 2 (0.92%) SCCM
2 2 (0.92%) Nessus
2 2 (0.92%) Tivoli
2 2 (0.92%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (0.46%) ZENworks
3 1 (0.46%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 41 (18.81%) Microsoft
2 35 (16.06%) Citrix
3 11 (5.05%) VMware
4 8 (3.67%) HP
4 8 (3.67%) NetApp
5 7 (3.21%) IBM
6 6 (2.75%) PTC
6 6 (2.75%) Oracle
6 6 (2.75%) Cisco
6 6 (2.75%) Autodesk
7 5 (2.29%) Adobe
7 5 (2.29%) Cognos
7 5 (2.29%) SolarWinds
8 4 (1.83%) SAP
8 4 (1.83%) SunGard
9 3 (1.38%) CODA
9 3 (1.38%) Websense
9 3 (1.38%) MKS
9 3 (1.38%) Barracuda Networks
10 2 (0.92%) Rapid7
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