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 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 115 102 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 23.42% 22.08% 24.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 25.73% 24.06% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 52 59
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£263 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.79% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £161 £133 £99
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £511 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.51% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 21 33
Average hourly rate £23.00 £16.00 £27.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.75% -42.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.47 £26.00 £33.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.88 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+2.58% -3.33%
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
447 424 480
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 91.04% 91.77% 97.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 209 252
Average daily rate £375 £350 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £170 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 61 79
Average hourly rate £22.00 £16.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -44.82%
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 £38.39
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

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 August 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 22 August 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 22 August 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 22 £238 -52.26% 1
Colchester -1 21 £250 -8.25% 8
Basildon 0 14 - - 3
Southend-on-Sea -5 6 - - 1
Chelmsford -2 5 £200 -
Billericay - - - - 1
Braintree - - - -
Halstead - - - -
Harlow - - - -
Loughton - - - -
Purfleet - - - -
Stanford-le-Hope - - - -
Waltham Abbey - - - -
Analyst
East of England

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 67 (24.36%) MS Office
1 67 (24.36%) Finance
2 63 (22.91%) Windows
3 59 (21.45%) Active Directory
4 57 (20.73%) MS Excel
5 50 (18.18%) Oracle
6 48 (17.45%) SQL
7 42 (15.27%) Citrix
8 40 (14.55%) Microsoft
9 39 (14.18%) ITIL
10 38 (13.82%) Windows 7
11 35 (12.73%) Use Case
12 31 (11.27%) Project Management
13 25 (9.09%) Data Analysis
14 23 (8.36%) Incident Management
14 23 (8.36%) Blackberry
14 23 (8.36%) J2EE
14 23 (8.36%) Java
14 23 (8.36%) Data Warehouse
14 23 (8.36%) Oracle Database
15 22 (8.00%) SLA
16 21 (7.64%) Business Analysis
16 21 (7.64%) Time Management
17 20 (7.27%) XML
18 19 (6.91%) Windows XP
19 17 (6.18%) Law
19 17 (6.18%) Migration
20 16 (5.82%) Data Modelling
20 16 (5.82%) ETL
21 15 (5.45%) Linux

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 13 (4.73%) MS Exchange
2 12 (4.36%) WebSphere
3 11 (4.00%) WebLogic
4 10 (3.64%) MQSeries
5 7 (2.55%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (1.82%) WebSphere Application Server
6 5 (1.82%) Apache
7 4 (1.45%) IBM HTTP Server
7 4 (1.45%) Lync
8 3 (1.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (1.09%) CICS
9 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 67 (24.36%) MS Office
2 57 (20.73%) MS Excel
3 13 (4.73%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (2.55%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.45%) MS Project
5 4 (1.45%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (1.09%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 3 (1.09%) VisionPLUS
2 2 (0.73%) BASE24
3 1 (0.36%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.73%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.27%) Firewall
1 9 (3.27%) Internet
2 6 (2.18%) TCP/IP
2 6 (2.18%) VoIP
3 5 (1.82%) LAN
4 4 (1.45%) Network Security
5 3 (1.09%) FTP
5 3 (1.09%) VPN
5 3 (1.09%) WAN
6 2 (0.73%) DHCP
6 2 (0.73%) Broadband
6 2 (0.73%) DNS
6 2 (0.73%) Wireless
7 1 (0.36%) iSCSI
7 1 (0.36%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.36%) CTI
7 1 (0.36%) SAN
7 1 (0.36%) SSL
7 1 (0.36%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (8.36%) Data Warehouse
1 23 (8.36%) Oracle Database
2 10 (3.64%) DB2
2 10 (3.64%) Essbase
3 9 (3.27%) Relational Database
3 9 (3.27%) SQL Server
4 5 (1.82%) WebFOCUS
4 5 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (1.45%) MS Access
5 4 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (1.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (1.09%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (1.09%) DTS
7 2 (0.73%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.73%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (0.73%) SAP BW
7 2 (0.73%) dBASE
8 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.36%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 14 (5.09%) RequisitePro
2 3 (1.09%) PowerDesigner
2 3 (1.09%) Eclipse
3 2 (0.73%) TestDirector
4 1 (0.36%) JIRA
4 1 (0.36%) QADirector
4 1 (0.36%) Lombardi
4 1 (0.36%) Bugzilla
General
1 67 (24.36%) Finance
2 17 (6.18%) Law
3 14 (5.09%) Banking
4 13 (4.73%) Automotive
5 12 (4.36%) Marketing
6 9 (3.27%) Manufacturing
7 7 (2.55%) Legal
8 6 (2.18%) Publishing
9 5 (1.82%) Retail
10 4 (1.45%) Local Government
11 1 (0.36%) French Language
11 1 (0.36%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.36%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (8.36%) J2EE
2 20 (7.27%) XML
3 11 (4.00%) XSD
4 7 (2.55%) XML Schema
5 5 (1.82%) Middleware
5 5 (1.82%) .NET
6 4 (1.45%) Web Services
7 3 (1.09%) ISPF
7 3 (1.09%) Spring
8 2 (0.73%) HTML
9 1 (0.36%) CSS
9 1 (0.36%) SOAP
9 1 (0.36%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 23 (8.36%) Blackberry
2 14 (5.09%) Management Information System
3 13 (4.73%) Mainframe
4 8 (2.91%) NHS
5 6 (2.18%) Client/Server
6 5 (1.82%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.45%) IBM Mainframe
8 3 (1.09%) AS400
9 2 (0.73%) Mobile Computing
9 2 (0.73%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (0.73%) iPhone
9 2 (0.73%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.36%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.36%) FMCG
10 1 (0.36%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.36%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.36%) Replication
10 1 (0.36%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 63 (22.91%) Windows
2 38 (13.82%) Windows 7
3 19 (6.91%) Windows XP
4 15 (5.45%) Linux
5 11 (4.00%) UNIX
6 8 (2.91%) Windows Vista
7 5 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (1.45%) SUSE
8 4 (1.45%) Android
9 3 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.73%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.36%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.36%) zOS
11 1 (0.36%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (14.18%) ITIL
2 35 (12.73%) Use Case
3 31 (11.27%) Project Management
4 25 (9.09%) Data Analysis
5 23 (8.36%) Incident Management
6 21 (7.64%) Business Analysis
6 21 (7.64%) Time Management
7 17 (6.18%) Migration
8 16 (5.82%) Data Modelling
8 16 (5.82%) ETL
9 15 (5.45%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (5.45%) Release Management
10 14 (5.09%) EAI
11 13 (4.73%) Business Intelligence
11 13 (4.73%) Document Management
12 10 (3.64%) Service Delivery
12 10 (3.64%) Change Management
12 10 (3.64%) Data Mapping
12 10 (3.64%) User Stories
13 9 (3.27%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 48 (17.45%) SQL
2 23 (8.36%) Java
3 12 (4.36%) VBA
4 11 (4.00%) VB
5 6 (2.18%) PL/SQL
6 4 (1.45%) C
6 4 (1.45%) JCL
7 3 (1.09%) COBOL
8 1 (0.36%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.36%) PeopleCode
8 1 (0.36%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (4.36%) Microsoft Certification
1 12 (4.36%) Security Cleared
2 8 (2.91%) Degree
3 6 (2.18%) MCSA
3 6 (2.18%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.82%) MCDST
4 5 (1.82%) ISEB
4 5 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (1.82%) MCP
5 3 (1.09%) CISSP
6 2 (0.73%) ECDL
6 2 (0.73%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.36%) CSSLP
7 1 (0.36%) CEH
7 1 (0.36%) CISM
7 1 (0.36%) CIMA
7 1 (0.36%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (8.00%) SLA
2 15 (5.45%) QA
3 4 (1.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.36%) Data Quality
System Software
1 59 (21.45%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.45%) RACF
3 3 (1.09%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.36%) XenApp
4 1 (0.36%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 8 (2.91%) OpenView
2 5 (1.82%) OVSD
3 4 (1.45%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (1.09%) SCCM
5 2 (0.73%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (0.73%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.73%) WSUS
6 1 (0.36%) Cacti
6 1 (0.36%) Opsview
6 1 (0.36%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.36%) WebInspect
6 1 (0.36%) ZENworks
6 1 (0.36%) Nagios
6 1 (0.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 50 (18.18%) Oracle
2 42 (15.27%) Citrix
3 40 (14.55%) Microsoft
4 14 (5.09%) HP
5 8 (2.91%) McAfee
6 7 (2.55%) Cisco
7 6 (2.18%) FatWire
8 5 (1.82%) Teradata
8 5 (1.82%) VMware
8 5 (1.82%) Apple
8 5 (1.82%) JBoss
8 5 (1.82%) SAP
9 4 (1.45%) IBM
10 3 (1.09%) Syncsort
10 3 (1.09%) Qualys
10 3 (1.09%) ScanSafe
10 3 (1.09%) Remedy
10 3 (1.09%) Avaya
11 2 (0.73%) Business Objects
11 2 (0.73%) Symantec
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