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 1 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 4 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 112 185 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 23.38% 25.48% 25.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 24.94% 27.45% 27.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 97 55
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£258 £390 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.97% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £149 £102
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 11 23
Average hourly rate £32.00 £21.00 £30.89
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.38% -32.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £9.36 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.25 £30.50 £37.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.44 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +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
449 674 380
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 93.74% 92.84% 92.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 245 393 186
Average daily rate £350 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £195 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 41 74
Average hourly rate £32.65 £37.50 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.93% +33.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £15.00 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.10 £37.50 £37.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.60 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -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 1 April 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 1 April 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 1 April 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
Brentwood -2 24 £250 -26.14% 5
Chelmsford 0 17 £135 -61.42% 3
Basildon 0 14 £428 -5.00% 6
Colchester +2 11 £445 +154.28% 5
Harlow - 4 - -
Tilbury - - - - 1
Analyst
East of England

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 65 (31.10%) Windows
2 60 (28.71%) Finance
3 49 (23.44%) MS Office
4 46 (22.01%) Active Directory
5 43 (20.57%) MS Excel
6 39 (18.66%) Citrix
7 36 (17.22%) Microsoft
8 34 (16.27%) Windows 7
9 32 (15.31%) Agile Software Development
10 30 (14.35%) ITIL
10 30 (14.35%) SQL
11 25 (11.96%) Blackberry
11 25 (11.96%) Analytical Skills
12 24 (11.48%) Incident Management
13 23 (11.00%) Document Management
14 21 (10.05%) Law
15 20 (9.57%) Business Analysis
16 17 (8.13%) SQL Server
17 16 (7.66%) .NET
18 15 (7.18%) Project Management
18 15 (7.18%) Migration
19 14 (6.70%) Security Cleared
20 13 (6.22%) Information Security
20 13 (6.22%) Management Information System
20 13 (6.22%) HTML
20 13 (6.22%) UNIX
21 12 (5.74%) Workflow
21 12 (5.74%) MS PowerPoint
21 12 (5.74%) Cyber Security
22 11 (5.26%) Legal

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 7 (3.35%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.87%) IIS
3 4 (1.91%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.91%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (0.96%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.48%) LiveCycle
5 1 (0.48%) Lync
5 1 (0.48%) Confluence
5 1 (0.48%) Moodle
5 1 (0.48%) CMS
5 1 (0.48%) JBoss
Applications
1 49 (23.44%) MS Office
2 43 (20.57%) MS Excel
3 12 (5.74%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (2.87%) MS Project
5 4 (1.91%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.96%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.48%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 3 (1.44%) Summit
2 2 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.48%) VisionPLUS
3 1 (0.48%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.96%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.87%) Internet
1 6 (2.87%) Firewall
2 4 (1.91%) VoIP
2 4 (1.91%) SAN
3 3 (1.44%) IntruShield
3 3 (1.44%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (1.44%) Extranet
4 2 (0.96%) HTTPS
4 2 (0.96%) Network Security
5 1 (0.48%) ZigBee
5 1 (0.48%) HTTP
5 1 (0.48%) VPN
5 1 (0.48%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (8.13%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (3.35%) WebFOCUS
4 6 (2.87%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (2.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (2.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (2.87%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (2.87%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 4 (1.91%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (1.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (1.44%) MS Access
7 2 (0.96%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (0.96%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.48%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.48%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (2.39%) AccuRev
2 4 (1.91%) LoadRunner
2 4 (1.91%) Subversion
2 4 (1.91%) Selenium
2 4 (1.91%) SpecFlow
3 3 (1.44%) Cucumber
3 3 (1.44%) JIRA
3 3 (1.44%) NUnit
3 3 (1.44%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (1.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (0.96%) Xcode
4 2 (0.96%) SoapUI
4 2 (0.96%) Bower
4 2 (0.96%) Calabash
4 2 (0.96%) Grunt
4 2 (0.96%) Karma Test Runner
4 2 (0.96%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.48%) CA Gen
5 1 (0.48%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.48%) TestDirector
General
1 60 (28.71%) Finance
2 21 (10.05%) Law
3 11 (5.26%) Legal
3 11 (5.26%) Manufacturing
4 4 (1.91%) French Language
4 4 (1.91%) Banking
5 3 (1.44%) Marketing
6 2 (0.96%) Local Government
6 2 (0.96%) Retail
6 2 (0.96%) Automotive
6 2 (0.96%) Front Office
6 2 (0.96%) Back Office
7 1 (0.48%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.48%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (7.66%) .NET
2 13 (6.22%) HTML
3 11 (5.26%) XML
4 7 (3.35%) SOAP
5 6 (2.87%) .NET Framework
6 5 (2.39%) CSS
6 5 (2.39%) EDI
6 5 (2.39%) Web Services
7 3 (1.44%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (1.44%) Autofac
7 3 (1.44%) Entity Framework
7 3 (1.44%) LINQ to SQL
7 3 (1.44%) Castle Windsor
7 3 (1.44%) CSS3
7 3 (1.44%) LINQ
7 3 (1.44%) ASP.NET
8 2 (0.96%) XSD
8 2 (0.96%) Flash
9 1 (0.48%) HTML5
9 1 (0.48%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 25 (11.96%) Blackberry
1 25 (11.96%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (6.22%) Management Information System
3 11 (5.26%) NHS
4 7 (3.35%) Hedge funds
5 5 (2.39%) Open Source
6 4 (1.91%) N-Tier
7 3 (1.44%) User Experience
7 3 (1.44%) AS400
7 3 (1.44%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.96%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.96%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.96%) iSeries
8 2 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.48%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.48%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.48%) CMDB
9 1 (0.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.48%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 65 (31.10%) Windows
2 34 (16.27%) Windows 7
3 13 (6.22%) UNIX
4 11 (5.26%) Linux
5 9 (4.31%) Windows Vista
6 6 (2.87%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.96%) AIX
7 2 (0.96%) HPUX
7 2 (0.96%) Solaris
7 2 (0.96%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.48%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.48%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (15.31%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (14.35%) ITIL
3 24 (11.48%) Incident Management
4 23 (11.00%) Document Management
5 20 (9.57%) Business Analysis
6 15 (7.18%) Project Management
6 15 (7.18%) Migration
7 13 (6.22%) Information Security
8 12 (5.74%) Workflow
8 12 (5.74%) Cyber Security
9 10 (4.78%) Use Case
9 10 (4.78%) Vulnerability Management
9 10 (4.78%) Mentoring
9 10 (4.78%) Waterfall
10 9 (4.31%) User Acceptance Testing
11 8 (3.83%) Service Delivery
11 8 (3.83%) User Stories
12 7 (3.35%) Performance Testing
12 7 (3.35%) Data Migration
12 7 (3.35%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 30 (14.35%) SQL
2 7 (3.35%) Java
3 6 (2.87%) C#
3 6 (2.87%) VB.NET
4 5 (2.39%) JavaScript
4 5 (2.39%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.48%) SELCOPY
5 1 (0.48%) Assembly Language
5 1 (0.48%) JCL
5 1 (0.48%) REXX
5 1 (0.48%) VBA
5 1 (0.48%) COBOL
5 1 (0.48%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (6.70%) Security Cleared
2 9 (4.31%) Degree
3 7 (3.35%) SC Cleared
3 7 (3.35%) ISEB
4 4 (1.91%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.96%) ISEB Practitioner
6 2 (0.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.48%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.48%) CEH
7 1 (0.48%) CISSP
7 1 (0.48%) PMP
7 1 (0.48%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.48%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.78%) SLA
1 10 (4.78%) QA
2 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 46 (22.01%) Active Directory
2 7 (3.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.87%) VMware ESX
4 2 (0.96%) Snort
5 1 (0.48%) vSphere
5 1 (0.48%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 8 (3.83%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (2.39%) Nessus
3 4 (1.91%) CORE IMPACT
4 2 (0.96%) ZENworks
4 2 (0.96%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.96%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (0.96%) SCCM
5 1 (0.48%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 39 (18.66%) Citrix
2 36 (17.22%) Microsoft
3 11 (5.26%) HP
4 9 (4.31%) VMware
5 8 (3.83%) IBM
6 6 (2.87%) Autodesk
6 6 (2.87%) SolidWorks
6 6 (2.87%) PTC
6 6 (2.87%) SolarWinds
7 5 (2.39%) Rapid7
7 5 (2.39%) Qualys
7 5 (2.39%) Splunk
7 5 (2.39%) ArcSight
7 5 (2.39%) NetApp
7 5 (2.39%) Adobe
7 5 (2.39%) NetIQ
7 5 (2.39%) Oracle
8 4 (1.91%) Cisco
8 4 (1.91%) Tripwire
8 4 (1.91%) Altiris
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