The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Essex 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 1 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 134 105 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 27.74% 22.63% 23.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 30.59% 24.76% 24.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 51 56
Average daily rate
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£320 £340 £286
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +18.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £133 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.07% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 24 35
Average hourly rate £19.25 £16.00 £27.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.31% -42.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £10.65 £16.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.64 £26.84 £34.31
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Job Titles Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
438 424 473
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 90.68% 91.38% 96.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 205 247
Average daily rate £375 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £175 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 67 82
Average hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £30.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% -34.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.55 £10.50 £16.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £38.00 £41.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Analyst
East of England

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 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 31 July 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 31 July 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
Brentwood +2 24 £237 -33.70%
Colchester -1 23 £250 -41.17% 2
Basildon 0 14 - - 2
Chelmsford -1 9 £290 +3.57% 2
Southend-on-Sea -2 4 - - 1
Braintree - 4 - -
Halstead - - - -
Harlow - - - - 2
Loughton - - - - 1
Purfleet - - - -
Stanford-le-Hope - - - - 1
Waltham Abbey - - - -
Analyst
East of England

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 82 (26.89%) Finance
2 66 (21.64%) MS Office
3 64 (20.98%) Oracle
4 61 (20.00%) Windows
4 61 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 59 (19.34%) SQL
6 54 (17.70%) Active Directory
7 46 (15.08%) Microsoft
8 42 (13.77%) Use Case
9 39 (12.79%) Citrix
9 39 (12.79%) ITIL
10 36 (11.80%) Project Management
11 34 (11.15%) Windows 7
12 33 (10.82%) Data Analysis
13 32 (10.49%) Business Analysis
14 31 (10.16%) Oracle Database
15 30 (9.84%) Data Warehouse
16 25 (8.20%) J2EE
16 25 (8.20%) Data Modelling
17 24 (7.87%) ETL
17 24 (7.87%) Time Management
18 23 (7.54%) SLA
19 22 (7.21%) UML
19 22 (7.21%) Incident Management
20 21 (6.89%) EAI
21 20 (6.56%) Java
21 20 (6.56%) Blackberry
22 19 (6.23%) XML
23 18 (5.90%) Management Information System
23 18 (5.90%) Migration

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 11 (3.61%) WebLogic
1 11 (3.61%) MS Exchange
2 10 (3.28%) MQSeries
2 10 (3.28%) WebSphere
3 8 (2.62%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (1.97%) Lync
5 5 (1.64%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (0.98%) Apache
6 3 (0.98%) CICS
6 3 (0.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (0.66%) IBM HTTP Server
7 2 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (0.66%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.33%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 66 (21.64%) MS Office
2 61 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 11 (3.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (1.97%) MS Visio
5 5 (1.64%) MS Project
6 4 (1.31%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.98%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (0.66%) BASE24
2 1 (0.33%) VisionPLUS
2 1 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.33%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.28%) Firewall
2 7 (2.30%) Internet
3 6 (1.97%) LAN
3 6 (1.97%) VoIP
4 5 (1.64%) Network Security
5 4 (1.31%) WAN
5 4 (1.31%) TCP/IP
5 4 (1.31%) VPN
6 3 (0.98%) FTP
7 2 (0.66%) SAN
7 2 (0.66%) DNS
7 2 (0.66%) DHCP
7 2 (0.66%) Wireless
8 1 (0.33%) SSL
8 1 (0.33%) IPv4
8 1 (0.33%) IPv6
8 1 (0.33%) CTI
8 1 (0.33%) ATM
8 1 (0.33%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.33%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (10.16%) Oracle Database
2 30 (9.84%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (3.93%) Essbase
4 11 (3.61%) SQL Server
5 10 (3.28%) DB2
6 9 (2.95%) Relational Database
7 5 (1.64%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (1.64%) MS Access
7 5 (1.64%) WebFOCUS
8 4 (1.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (0.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (0.98%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 3 (0.98%) DTS
9 3 (0.98%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.66%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.66%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (0.66%) SAP BW
10 2 (0.66%) dBASE
11 1 (0.33%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (5.25%) RequisitePro
2 5 (1.64%) PowerDesigner
3 2 (0.66%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.66%) TestDirector
4 1 (0.33%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (0.33%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.33%) ERwin
4 1 (0.33%) Bugzilla
4 1 (0.33%) Lombardi
4 1 (0.33%) JIRA
4 1 (0.33%) QADirector
4 1 (0.33%) SoapUI
General
1 82 (26.89%) Finance
2 16 (5.25%) Banking
3 15 (4.92%) Law
4 11 (3.61%) Automotive
4 11 (3.61%) Marketing
5 10 (3.28%) Manufacturing
6 8 (2.62%) Legal
7 6 (1.97%) Retail
8 5 (1.64%) Publishing
9 4 (1.31%) Local Government
10 2 (0.66%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.33%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.33%) French Language
11 1 (0.33%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (8.20%) J2EE
2 19 (6.23%) XML
3 13 (4.26%) XSD
4 9 (2.95%) XML Schema
5 7 (2.30%) .NET
6 5 (1.64%) Middleware
7 4 (1.31%) Web Services
8 3 (0.98%) Spring
8 3 (0.98%) ISPF
9 2 (0.66%) SOAP
10 1 (0.33%) EDI
10 1 (0.33%) HTML
10 1 (0.33%) CSS
10 1 (0.33%) REST
10 1 (0.33%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 20 (6.56%) Blackberry
2 18 (5.90%) Management Information System
3 14 (4.59%) Mainframe
4 8 (2.62%) NHS
5 6 (1.97%) Client/Server
6 5 (1.64%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.31%) IBM Mainframe
8 3 (0.98%) N-Tier
8 3 (0.98%) AS400
9 2 (0.66%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (0.66%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (0.66%) Mobile Computing
10 1 (0.33%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.33%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.33%) FMCG
10 1 (0.33%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.33%) Replication
10 1 (0.33%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 61 (20.00%) Windows
2 34 (11.15%) Windows 7
3 17 (5.57%) Linux
4 16 (5.25%) Windows XP
5 8 (2.62%) UNIX
5 8 (2.62%) Windows Vista
6 6 (1.97%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (1.64%) AIX
7 5 (1.64%) Solaris
8 4 (1.31%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (1.31%) SUSE
8 4 (1.31%) Android
9 1 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.33%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.33%) zOS
9 1 (0.33%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (13.77%) Use Case
2 39 (12.79%) ITIL
3 36 (11.80%) Project Management
4 33 (10.82%) Data Analysis
5 32 (10.49%) Business Analysis
6 25 (8.20%) Data Modelling
7 24 (7.87%) ETL
7 24 (7.87%) Time Management
8 22 (7.21%) UML
8 22 (7.21%) Incident Management
9 21 (6.89%) EAI
10 18 (5.90%) Migration
11 16 (5.25%) Business Intelligence
11 16 (5.25%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (4.59%) Service Delivery
13 11 (3.61%) Release Management
13 11 (3.61%) Data Mapping
13 11 (3.61%) User Stories
14 10 (3.28%) Information Security
14 10 (3.28%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 59 (19.34%) SQL
2 20 (6.56%) Java
3 13 (4.26%) VB
4 12 (3.93%) VBA
5 6 (1.97%) PL/SQL
6 4 (1.31%) C
6 4 (1.31%) JCL
7 3 (0.98%) COBOL
8 1 (0.33%) PeopleCode
8 1 (0.33%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (3.93%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (3.61%) Security Cleared
3 10 (3.28%) Degree
4 7 (2.30%) MCSA
5 6 (1.97%) SC Cleared
6 5 (1.64%) ISEB
6 5 (1.64%) MCP
6 5 (1.64%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (1.31%) CISSP
7 4 (1.31%) MCDST
8 2 (0.66%) ECDL
8 2 (0.66%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.33%) CSSLP
9 1 (0.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.33%) ACCA
9 1 (0.33%) SSCP
9 1 (0.33%) CISM
9 1 (0.33%) CIMA
9 1 (0.33%) GIAC
9 1 (0.33%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (7.54%) SLA
2 16 (5.25%) QA
3 4 (1.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.66%) COBIT
5 2 (0.66%) Data Quality
System Software
1 54 (17.70%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.64%) VMware ESX
3 4 (1.31%) ISA Server
3 4 (1.31%) RACF
4 2 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.33%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.33%) XenApp
5 1 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.33%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (2.30%) OpenView
2 5 (1.64%) Tivoli
2 5 (1.64%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 5 (1.64%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (1.31%) OVSD
4 3 (0.98%) SCCM
5 1 (0.33%) Cacti
5 1 (0.33%) WebInspect
5 1 (0.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.33%) Nagios
5 1 (0.33%) ZENworks
5 1 (0.33%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.33%) Opsview
Vendors
1 64 (20.98%) Oracle
2 46 (15.08%) Microsoft
3 39 (12.79%) Citrix
4 13 (4.26%) HP
5 9 (2.95%) IBM
6 8 (2.62%) Cisco
7 7 (2.30%) VMware
8 6 (1.97%) FatWire
8 6 (1.97%) Teradata
9 5 (1.64%) McAfee
9 5 (1.64%) SAP
9 5 (1.64%) NetApp
9 5 (1.64%) Apple
10 4 (1.31%) Qualys
10 4 (1.31%) ScanSafe
11 3 (0.98%) Syncsort
11 3 (0.98%) webMethods
11 3 (0.98%) Remedy
11 3 (0.98%) JBoss
12 2 (0.66%) Business Objects
Essex
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Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
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