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 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 4 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 112 114 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 22.40% 23.17% 24.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 24.51% 25.45% 25.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 59 48
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£269 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.21% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £126 £144 £99
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £538 £426
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.48% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 32 32
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £27.55
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -41.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £10.55 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.47 £27.50 £34.12
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
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
457 448 448
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 91.40% 91.06% 96.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 220 227
Average daily rate £390 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £550 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £342
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 76 78
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -41.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £10.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.95 £37.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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 16 September 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 27 £151 -65.91% 4
Brentwood +2 16 £238 -44.60% 3
Basildon -1 12 - - 1
Southend-on-Sea -13 7 - - 1
Chelmsford -4 2 £325 +8.33%
Billericay - - - -
Braintree - - - -
Epping - - - -
Halstead - - - -
Harlow - - - - 1
Loughton - - - -
Purfleet - - - -
Stanford-le-Hope - - - -
Waltham Abbey - - - -
Analyst
East of England

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 77 (28.84%) MS Office
1 77 (28.84%) Windows
2 69 (25.84%) Active Directory
3 68 (25.47%) Finance
4 62 (23.22%) MS Excel
5 54 (20.22%) Citrix
6 52 (19.48%) Windows 7
7 44 (16.48%) SQL
8 41 (15.36%) Oracle
8 41 (15.36%) Microsoft
9 36 (13.48%) ITIL
10 32 (11.99%) Incident Management
11 30 (11.24%) Use Case
12 29 (10.86%) Blackberry
13 28 (10.49%) Project Management
14 26 (9.74%) Analytical Skills
15 24 (8.99%) Document Management
16 23 (8.61%) Agile Software Development
16 23 (8.61%) J2EE
17 22 (8.24%) Law
18 21 (7.87%) Business Analysis
18 21 (7.87%) Java
19 20 (7.49%) Windows XP
20 19 (7.12%) Data Analysis
20 19 (7.12%) Migration
21 18 (6.74%) XML
22 17 (6.37%) SLA
22 17 (6.37%) Oracle Database
23 16 (5.99%) MS Exchange
23 16 (5.99%) Data Warehouse

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 16 (5.99%) MS Exchange
2 12 (4.49%) WebSphere
3 11 (4.12%) WebLogic
4 10 (3.75%) MQSeries
5 8 (3.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (1.87%) WebSphere Application Server
6 5 (1.87%) Apache
7 4 (1.50%) IBM HTTP Server
8 3 (1.12%) CICS
9 2 (0.75%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 77 (28.84%) MS Office
2 62 (23.22%) MS Excel
3 13 (4.87%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (3.00%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.50%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (1.12%) PowerPivot
6 3 (1.12%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.75%) BASE24
1 2 (0.75%) VisionPLUS
2 1 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.37%) Cerner Millennium
2 1 (0.37%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.12%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.75%) Firewall
2 9 (3.37%) Internet
3 7 (2.62%) LAN
3 7 (2.62%) VoIP
3 7 (2.62%) WAN
4 6 (2.25%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.12%) Broadband
5 3 (1.12%) FTP
5 3 (1.12%) Network Security
6 2 (0.75%) DNS
6 2 (0.75%) DHCP
7 1 (0.37%) ATM
7 1 (0.37%) VPN
7 1 (0.37%) SAN
7 1 (0.37%) CTI
7 1 (0.37%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (6.37%) Oracle Database
2 16 (5.99%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (4.12%) SQL Server
3 11 (4.12%) DB2
4 10 (3.75%) Essbase
5 5 (1.87%) WebFOCUS
5 5 (1.87%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (1.50%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.12%) EDMS
7 3 (1.12%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (1.12%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (0.75%) MS Access
8 2 (0.75%) SAP BW
9 1 (0.37%) EDRMS
9 1 (0.37%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.37%) dBASE
Development Applications
1 13 (4.87%) RequisitePro
2 3 (1.12%) PowerDesigner
2 3 (1.12%) Eclipse
3 2 (0.75%) NUnit
3 2 (0.75%) JIRA
3 2 (0.75%) Selenium
3 2 (0.75%) SpecFlow
4 1 (0.37%) QADirector
4 1 (0.37%) Lombardi
4 1 (0.37%) TestDirector
4 1 (0.37%) Bugzilla
General
1 68 (25.47%) Finance
2 22 (8.24%) Law
3 13 (4.87%) Automotive
3 13 (4.87%) Marketing
4 10 (3.75%) Banking
5 9 (3.37%) Manufacturing
6 6 (2.25%) Publishing
7 5 (1.87%) Retail
7 5 (1.87%) Legal
8 2 (0.75%) Local Government
9 1 (0.37%) French Language
9 1 (0.37%) Advertising
9 1 (0.37%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.37%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (8.61%) J2EE
2 18 (6.74%) XML
3 7 (2.62%) XSD
4 5 (1.87%) .NET
4 5 (1.87%) XML Schema
4 5 (1.87%) Middleware
5 4 (1.50%) HTML
5 4 (1.50%) Web Services
6 3 (1.12%) CSS
6 3 (1.12%) Spring
6 3 (1.12%) ISPF
7 2 (0.75%) .NET Framework
7 2 (0.75%) LINQ
7 2 (0.75%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (0.75%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 2 (0.75%) LINQ to SQL
7 2 (0.75%) Castle Windsor
7 2 (0.75%) CSS3
7 2 (0.75%) Autofac
7 2 (0.75%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 29 (10.86%) Blackberry
2 26 (9.74%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (4.12%) Mainframe
3 11 (4.12%) Management Information System
3 11 (4.12%) NHS
4 5 (1.87%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.50%) IBM Mainframe
5 4 (1.50%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.12%) iPhone
7 2 (0.75%) Mobile Computing
7 2 (0.75%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.37%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.37%) AS400
8 1 (0.37%) Replication
8 1 (0.37%) Clustering
8 1 (0.37%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.37%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.37%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 77 (28.84%) Windows
2 52 (19.48%) Windows 7
3 20 (7.49%) Windows XP
4 15 (5.62%) Linux
5 11 (4.12%) UNIX
6 7 (2.62%) Windows Vista
7 5 (1.87%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (1.87%) Windows 8
8 4 (1.50%) SUSE
9 3 (1.12%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.37%) zOS
10 1 (0.37%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.37%) AIX
10 1 (0.37%) Solaris
10 1 (0.37%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (13.48%) ITIL
2 32 (11.99%) Incident Management
3 30 (11.24%) Use Case
4 28 (10.49%) Project Management
5 24 (8.99%) Document Management
6 23 (8.61%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (7.87%) Business Analysis
8 19 (7.12%) Data Analysis
8 19 (7.12%) Migration
9 14 (5.24%) Time Management
10 13 (4.87%) Release Management
11 12 (4.49%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (3.37%) Data Modelling
12 9 (3.37%) ETL
12 9 (3.37%) Scrum
12 9 (3.37%) Change Management
13 8 (3.00%) Service Delivery
13 8 (3.00%) EAI
13 8 (3.00%) Data Migration
13 8 (3.00%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 44 (16.48%) SQL
2 21 (7.87%) Java
3 14 (5.24%) VBA
4 11 (4.12%) VB
5 5 (1.87%) PL/SQL
6 4 (1.50%) JCL
7 3 (1.12%) COBOL
8 2 (0.75%) C#
8 2 (0.75%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.37%) PeopleCode
9 1 (0.37%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.37%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (4.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (2.62%) MCSA
3 6 (2.25%) ISEB
3 6 (2.25%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (2.25%) Degree
4 4 (1.50%) MCDST
4 4 (1.50%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.50%) MCP
4 4 (1.50%) CISSP
5 2 (0.75%) CISM
5 2 (0.75%) ECDL
5 2 (0.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.37%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.37%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.37%) CSSLP
6 1 (0.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.37%) ACCA
6 1 (0.37%) CIMA
6 1 (0.37%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.37%) SLA
2 8 (3.00%) QA
3 4 (1.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.37%) Data Quality
System Software
1 69 (25.84%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.50%) RACF
3 3 (1.12%) ISA Server
4 2 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.37%) XenApp
5 1 (0.37%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (2.62%) OpenView
2 4 (1.50%) OVSD
3 3 (1.12%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (1.12%) Backup Exec
3 3 (1.12%) WSUS
3 3 (1.12%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.75%) SCCM
5 1 (0.37%) Cacti
5 1 (0.37%) Opsview
5 1 (0.37%) WebInspect
5 1 (0.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.37%) Nagios
5 1 (0.37%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 54 (20.22%) Citrix
2 41 (15.36%) Oracle
2 41 (15.36%) Microsoft
3 11 (4.12%) HP
4 7 (2.62%) Cisco
4 7 (2.62%) McAfee
5 6 (2.25%) FatWire
5 6 (2.25%) VMware
6 5 (1.87%) Teradata
6 5 (1.87%) IBM
6 5 (1.87%) JBoss
7 4 (1.50%) Avaya
8 3 (1.12%) Symantec
8 3 (1.12%) Remedy
8 3 (1.12%) Qualys
8 3 (1.12%) Syncsort
8 3 (1.12%) SAP
8 3 (1.12%) ScanSafe
9 2 (0.75%) AccuRev
9 2 (0.75%) Cadence
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