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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 9 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 97 126 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 18.37% 23.03% 30.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.84% 25.40% 31.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 56 62
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£325 £350 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +10.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £195 £99
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £538 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.74% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 43 22
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.20 £16.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £32.10 £29.76
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- -9.37%
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
489 496 385
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 92.61% 90.68% 95.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 282 264 212
Average daily rate £425 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £238 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £426
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 77 54
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.58 £32.50 £36.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 21 October 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 34 £143 +20.76% 2
Basildon 0 10 - - 1
Southend-on-Sea -25 10 £338 -3.57% 1
Brentwood -2 7 £175 -68.18%
Chelmsford -4 2 £325 - 3
Billericay - - - -
Epping - - - -
Harlow - - - - 2
Loughton - - - - 1
Stanford-le-Hope - - - -
Tilbury - - - -
Analyst
East of England

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 83 (32.81%) Windows
2 73 (28.85%) MS Office
3 66 (26.09%) Active Directory
4 62 (24.51%) MS Excel
5 59 (23.32%) Finance
6 56 (22.13%) Windows 7
7 54 (21.34%) Citrix
8 37 (14.62%) Blackberry
8 37 (14.62%) SQL
9 35 (13.83%) Oracle
10 34 (13.44%) Incident Management
11 30 (11.86%) Document Management
12 29 (11.46%) Use Case
13 28 (11.07%) Law
14 27 (10.67%) Microsoft
15 26 (10.28%) ITIL
16 25 (9.88%) Agile Software Development
17 24 (9.49%) Project Management
18 23 (9.09%) J2EE
19 21 (8.30%) Analytical Skills
20 20 (7.91%) Windows XP
20 20 (7.91%) Migration
21 19 (7.51%) Linux
22 18 (7.11%) Data Analysis
23 16 (6.32%) Business Analysis
24 15 (5.93%) SLA
24 15 (5.93%) Java
24 15 (5.93%) Marketing
24 15 (5.93%) Oracle Database
25 14 (5.53%) QA

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 14 (5.53%) MS Exchange
2 12 (4.74%) WebSphere
3 10 (3.95%) MQSeries
4 7 (2.77%) WebLogic
4 7 (2.77%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (1.98%) WebSphere Application Server
5 5 (1.98%) JBoss
5 5 (1.98%) Apache
6 4 (1.58%) IBM HTTP Server
7 3 (1.19%) CICS
7 3 (1.19%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 73 (28.85%) MS Office
2 62 (24.51%) MS Excel
3 11 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (2.37%) MS Visio
5 5 (1.98%) MS Project
6 4 (1.58%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (1.19%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (0.79%) VisionPLUS
2 1 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.40%) Cerner Millennium
2 1 (0.40%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.40%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.35%) Internet
2 10 (3.95%) Firewall
3 7 (2.77%) VoIP
4 6 (2.37%) WAN
4 6 (2.37%) LAN
5 4 (1.58%) TCP/IP
6 3 (1.19%) Extranet
6 3 (1.19%) Broadband
6 3 (1.19%) FTP
7 2 (0.79%) VPN
7 2 (0.79%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (0.79%) IntruShield
7 2 (0.79%) Network Security
8 1 (0.40%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (5.93%) Oracle Database
2 12 (4.74%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (4.35%) SQL Server
3 11 (4.35%) DB2
4 10 (3.95%) Essbase
5 5 (1.98%) WebFOCUS
6 4 (1.58%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (1.19%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (1.19%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (1.19%) EDMS
8 2 (0.79%) MS Access
9 1 (0.40%) SAP BW
9 1 (0.40%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.40%) dBASE
9 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (5.14%) RequisitePro
2 4 (1.58%) JIRA
3 3 (1.19%) PowerDesigner
3 3 (1.19%) Eclipse
4 2 (0.79%) NUnit
4 2 (0.79%) Selenium
4 2 (0.79%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.40%) Lombardi
5 1 (0.40%) QADirector
5 1 (0.40%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (0.40%) Bugzilla
General
1 59 (23.32%) Finance
2 28 (11.07%) Law
3 15 (5.93%) Marketing
4 11 (4.35%) Manufacturing
4 11 (4.35%) Automotive
5 7 (2.77%) Banking
6 6 (2.37%) Publishing
7 5 (1.98%) Legal
8 4 (1.58%) Retail
9 1 (0.40%) Local Government
9 1 (0.40%) Advertising
9 1 (0.40%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.40%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (9.09%) J2EE
2 14 (5.53%) XML
3 7 (2.77%) XSD
4 5 (1.98%) XML Schema
5 4 (1.58%) Web Services
5 4 (1.58%) HTML
5 4 (1.58%) .NET
6 3 (1.19%) CSS
6 3 (1.19%) ISPF
7 2 (0.79%) .NET Framework
7 2 (0.79%) LINQ
7 2 (0.79%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (0.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 2 (0.79%) LINQ to SQL
7 2 (0.79%) Castle Windsor
7 2 (0.79%) CSS3
7 2 (0.79%) Autofac
7 2 (0.79%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.79%) Spring
8 1 (0.40%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 37 (14.62%) Blackberry
2 21 (8.30%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (4.74%) Management Information System
4 11 (4.35%) NHS
5 10 (3.95%) Data Structures
6 7 (2.77%) Mainframe
7 6 (2.37%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.58%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.58%) IBM Mainframe
9 3 (1.19%) iPhone
10 2 (0.79%) Mobile Computing
10 2 (0.79%) Data Protection Act
11 1 (0.40%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.40%) Clustering
11 1 (0.40%) Cryptography
11 1 (0.40%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.40%) Data Integration
11 1 (0.40%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 83 (32.81%) Windows
2 56 (22.13%) Windows 7
3 20 (7.91%) Windows XP
4 19 (7.51%) Linux
5 8 (3.16%) UNIX
6 5 (1.98%) Windows 8
6 5 (1.98%) Windows Vista
7 4 (1.58%) SUSE
8 3 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.40%) zOS
10 1 (0.40%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.40%) AIX
10 1 (0.40%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (13.44%) Incident Management
2 30 (11.86%) Document Management
3 29 (11.46%) Use Case
4 26 (10.28%) ITIL
5 25 (9.88%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (9.49%) Project Management
7 20 (7.91%) Migration
8 18 (7.11%) Data Analysis
9 16 (6.32%) Business Analysis
10 12 (4.74%) Release Management
10 12 (4.74%) Time Management
11 10 (3.95%) Data Migration
11 10 (3.95%) Information Security
11 10 (3.95%) Change Management
11 10 (3.95%) ETL
12 9 (3.56%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (3.56%) Data Modelling
12 9 (3.56%) Configuration Management
12 9 (3.56%) User Stories
12 9 (3.56%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 37 (14.62%) SQL
2 15 (5.93%) Java
3 14 (5.53%) VBA
4 10 (3.95%) VB
5 5 (1.98%) PL/SQL
6 4 (1.58%) JCL
7 3 (1.19%) COBOL
8 2 (0.79%) C#
8 2 (0.79%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.40%) PeopleCode
Qualifications
1 12 (4.74%) ISEB
2 8 (3.16%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.37%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (2.37%) Degree
4 4 (1.58%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (1.58%) CISSP
5 3 (1.19%) MCP
5 3 (1.19%) MCSA
5 3 (1.19%) MCDST
5 3 (1.19%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (0.79%) CISM
6 2 (0.79%) ISEB Practitioner
6 2 (0.79%) CEH
6 2 (0.79%) ECDL
7 1 (0.40%) ACCA
7 1 (0.40%) CIMA
7 1 (0.40%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.40%) CSSLP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.93%) SLA
2 14 (5.53%) QA
3 1 (0.40%) Data Quality
System Software
1 66 (26.09%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.58%) RACF
3 3 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.79%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.40%) XenApp
5 1 (0.40%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.40%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.40%) Snort
Systems Management
1 6 (2.37%) OpenView
1 6 (2.37%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.19%) WSUS
2 3 (1.19%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (1.19%) Backup Exec
2 3 (1.19%) OVSD
3 2 (0.79%) Nessus
4 1 (0.40%) WebInspect
4 1 (0.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.40%) Nagios
4 1 (0.40%) ZENworks
4 1 (0.40%) SCCM
4 1 (0.40%) Cacti
4 1 (0.40%) CORE IMPACT
4 1 (0.40%) Opsview
Vendors
1 54 (21.34%) Citrix
2 35 (13.83%) Oracle
3 27 (10.67%) Microsoft
4 14 (5.53%) HP
5 8 (3.16%) McAfee
6 7 (2.77%) IBM
7 6 (2.37%) Cisco
7 6 (2.37%) FatWire
8 5 (1.98%) VMware
8 5 (1.98%) Teradata
9 4 (1.58%) Qualys
9 4 (1.58%) Symantec
9 4 (1.58%) Avaya
10 3 (1.19%) Remedy
10 3 (1.19%) Syncsort
11 2 (0.79%) AccuRev
11 2 (0.79%) SolarWinds
11 2 (0.79%) Cadence
11 2 (0.79%) Splunk
11 2 (0.79%) ArcSight
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