The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Essex region that had Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Analyst
Rank 3 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 92 118 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 24.15% 24.53% 23.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 25.27% 25.49% 24.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 72 50
Median daily rate £300 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £476
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 23 27
Median hourly rate £32.50 £16.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+96.96% -19.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £15.30 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.80 £33.60 £33.59
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -

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
364 463 427
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 95.54% 96.26% 96.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 264 236
Median daily rate £350 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £242 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £550 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 55 64
Median hourly rate £35.00 £16.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+112.12% -15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £63.00 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Essex region that featured Analyst in the job title.

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Essex region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basildon -1 16 £385 +10.00%
Colchester -1 12 £318 -15.33% 1
Chelmsford +1 8 £450 +33.33% 1
Southend-on-Sea -11 5 £200 -50.00% 2
Brentwood -3 2 £300 +17.64%
Witham - 1 £270 - 1
Analyst
East of England

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Essex region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 66 (32.51%) Windows
2 50 (24.63%) Microsoft
3 38 (18.72%) Active Directory
3 38 (18.72%) MS Excel
3 38 (18.72%) Business Analysis
4 36 (17.73%) Finance
4 36 (17.73%) MS Office
5 34 (16.75%) Oracle
6 30 (14.78%) Agile Software Development
7 28 (13.79%) Degree
8 26 (12.81%) Data Analysis
8 26 (12.81%) SQL
8 26 (12.81%) Analytical Skills
9 25 (12.32%) Stakeholder Management
10 22 (10.84%) SAP
10 22 (10.84%) Citrix
11 20 (9.85%) CRM
11 20 (9.85%) Migration
11 20 (9.85%) Marketing
11 20 (9.85%) Windows 7
12 19 (9.36%) Security Cleared
12 19 (9.36%) Manufacturing
12 19 (9.36%) Unix
13 18 (8.87%) Linux
13 18 (8.87%) ITIL
13 18 (8.87%) SQL Server
13 18 (8.87%) User Acceptance Testing
13 18 (8.87%) Cybersecurity
14 17 (8.37%) Data Migration
14 17 (8.37%) Business Intelligence

Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (3.45%) CMS
2 6 (2.96%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (0.99%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.49%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (0.49%) Confluence
4 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.49%) Gentran
4 1 (0.49%) IIS
4 1 (0.49%) SAS
4 1 (0.49%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.49%) WebSphere
Applications
1 38 (18.72%) MS Excel
2 36 (17.73%) MS Office
3 13 (6.40%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (2.46%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.99%) Acrobat
5 2 (0.99%) MS Project
5 2 (0.99%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (4.43%) SAP BPC
2 8 (3.94%) Sonata
2 8 (3.94%) Tercero
3 4 (1.97%) SAP PS
4 3 (1.48%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (1.48%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (1.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.99%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.99%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.49%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.49%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.49%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.49%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.49%) SAP FI-GL
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.48%) Mimecast
1 3 (1.48%) Office 365
2 2 (0.99%) G Suite
3 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.43%) Internet
2 7 (3.45%) Firewall
3 5 (2.46%) DHCP
4 4 (1.97%) DNS
5 3 (1.48%) NAS
5 3 (1.48%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.48%) VPN
5 3 (1.48%) WAN
6 2 (0.99%) Ethernet
6 2 (0.99%) iSCSI
6 2 (0.99%) LAN
6 2 (0.99%) LDAP
6 2 (0.99%) Network Security
6 2 (0.99%) Unified Communications
6 2 (0.99%) VoIP
6 2 (0.99%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.49%) OSPF
7 1 (0.49%) SAN
7 1 (0.49%) SMTP
7 1 (0.49%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (8.87%) SQL Server
2 14 (6.90%) DB2
3 11 (5.42%) Hadoop
3 11 (5.42%) Oracle Database
4 9 (4.43%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (4.43%) SAP BW
5 7 (3.45%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 7 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (2.96%) Big Data
7 5 (2.46%) GIS
8 4 (1.97%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (1.97%) DataStage
9 3 (1.48%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (1.48%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (1.48%) Oracle Discoverer
10 2 (0.99%) Essbase
10 2 (0.99%) MySQL
11 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.49%) WebFOCUS
Development Applications
1 4 (1.97%) AccuRev
2 3 (1.48%) JIRA
3 2 (0.99%) JMeter
3 2 (0.99%) LoadRunner
3 2 (0.99%) Selenium
4 1 (0.49%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.49%) SoapUI
General
1 36 (17.73%) Finance
2 20 (9.85%) Marketing
3 19 (9.36%) Manufacturing
4 15 (7.39%) Automotive
5 6 (2.96%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.46%) Banking
6 5 (2.46%) Legal
7 4 (1.97%) Law
7 4 (1.97%) Publishing
8 3 (1.48%) Advertising
8 3 (1.48%) Billing
8 3 (1.48%) Electronics
9 2 (0.99%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.48%) J2EE
2 1 (0.49%) .NET
2 1 (0.49%) Ajax
2 1 (0.49%) COM
2 1 (0.49%) EDI
2 1 (0.49%) EDIFACT
2 1 (0.49%) HTML
2 1 (0.49%) JSON
2 1 (0.49%) SAP CAF
2 1 (0.49%) SAP XI
2 1 (0.49%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (12.81%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (7.88%) Mainframe
3 11 (5.42%) Management Information System
4 9 (4.43%) User Experience
5 7 (3.45%) Data Centre
6 5 (2.46%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.46%) NHS
7 3 (1.48%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.48%) Reinsurance
7 3 (1.48%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (0.99%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.99%) Fat Client
8 2 (0.99%) Life Science
8 2 (0.99%) Smartphone
8 2 (0.99%) Thin Client
8 2 (0.99%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.49%) Handset
9 1 (0.49%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (0.49%) PACS
9 1 (0.49%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 66 (32.51%) Windows
2 20 (9.85%) Windows 7
3 19 (9.36%) Unix
4 18 (8.87%) Linux
5 14 (6.90%) Windows 8
6 10 (4.93%) Windows Vista
7 7 (3.45%) Windows Server
7 7 (3.45%) Windows XP
8 6 (2.96%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (2.46%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (1.97%) Solaris
10 4 (1.97%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (1.48%) AIX
12 1 (0.49%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.49%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (18.72%) Business Analysis
2 30 (14.78%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (12.81%) Data Analysis
4 25 (12.32%) Stakeholder Management
5 20 (9.85%) CRM
5 20 (9.85%) Migration
6 18 (8.87%) Cybersecurity
6 18 (8.87%) ITIL
6 18 (8.87%) User Acceptance Testing
7 17 (8.37%) Business Intelligence
7 17 (8.37%) Data Migration
8 15 (7.39%) Analytics
8 15 (7.39%) Digital Marketing
8 15 (7.39%) User Stories
9 13 (6.40%) Data Analytics
9 13 (6.40%) Forensic Analysis
9 13 (6.40%) Incident Management
9 13 (6.40%) Vulnerability Management
10 12 (5.91%) Post-Production
10 12 (5.91%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (12.81%) SQL
2 5 (2.46%) ABAP
3 4 (1.97%) PowerShell
3 4 (1.97%) VBA
4 3 (1.48%) COBOL
5 2 (0.99%) C
6 1 (0.49%) Java
6 1 (0.49%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.49%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.49%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.49%) VB
6 1 (0.49%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.49%) XMLA
Qualifications
1 28 (13.79%) Degree
2 19 (9.36%) Security Cleared
3 10 (4.93%) BC Cleared
4 6 (2.96%) CISSP
5 5 (2.46%) CISM
5 5 (2.46%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.97%) CISA
6 4 (1.97%) MOS
7 2 (0.99%) ISEB
7 2 (0.99%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.99%) MCSA
7 2 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.49%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.45%) SLA
2 5 (2.46%) QA
3 4 (1.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.49%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 38 (18.72%) Active Directory
2 16 (7.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (6.90%) VMware ESX
4 4 (1.97%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.49%) DFS Replication
5 1 (0.49%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.49%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.49%) Time Sharing Option
5 1 (0.49%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.49%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.49%) vSphere
5 1 (0.49%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (1.48%) Control-M
1 3 (1.48%) SCCM
2 1 (0.49%) HP SIM
2 1 (0.49%) NetApp OnCommand
2 1 (0.49%) PowerCLI
2 1 (0.49%) vMotion
2 1 (0.49%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 50 (24.63%) Microsoft
2 34 (16.75%) Oracle
3 22 (10.84%) Citrix
3 22 (10.84%) SAP
4 17 (8.37%) VMware
5 11 (5.42%) Adobe
6 9 (4.43%) CA Agile Central
7 8 (3.94%) Avaloq
7 8 (3.94%) FNZ
8 5 (2.46%) Cisco
9 4 (1.97%) Dell
9 4 (1.97%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (1.97%) ServiceNow
9 4 (1.97%) Teradata
10 3 (1.48%) BMC
10 3 (1.48%) CheckPoint
10 3 (1.48%) Remedy
11 2 (0.99%) F5
11 2 (0.99%) HP
11 2 (0.99%) IBM
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