The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Essex region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 1 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 155 101 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 30.94% 21.77% 24.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 34.14% 23.71% 25.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 47 53
Average daily rate
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£325 £340 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% +38.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £116 £99
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £485 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £331 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.30% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 25 41
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -44.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.60 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.75 £27.54 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Job Titles Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
454 426 476
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 90.62% 91.81% 97.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 202 244
Average daily rate £386 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.84% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £175 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 72 92
Average hourly rate £16.50 £22.66 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.18% -24.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £11.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.08 £38.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.20% -6.89%
Analyst
East of England

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 24 July 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 25 £250 -41.17% 1
Brentwood +2 24 £238 -33.56% 1
Basildon 0 19 £388 +13.97% 3
Chelmsford -1 10 £290 +11.53% 1
Southend-on-Sea -2 4 - - 1
Braintree - 4 - -
Halstead - - - -
Harlow - - - - 1
Purfleet - - - -
Stanford-le-Hope - - - - 1
Waltham Abbey - - - -
Analyst
East of England

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 86 (26.14%) Finance
2 68 (20.67%) Oracle
3 66 (20.06%) SQL
3 66 (20.06%) MS Office
4 63 (19.15%) MS Excel
5 62 (18.84%) Windows
6 53 (16.11%) Active Directory
7 49 (14.89%) Microsoft
8 43 (13.07%) Use Case
9 39 (11.85%) Citrix
10 38 (11.55%) ITIL
11 37 (11.25%) Project Management
12 36 (10.94%) Data Analysis
13 35 (10.64%) Data Modelling
13 35 (10.64%) Windows 7
14 33 (10.03%) Oracle Database
14 33 (10.03%) Data Warehouse
15 32 (9.73%) Business Analysis
16 30 (9.12%) ETL
17 24 (7.29%) UML
17 24 (7.29%) J2EE
17 24 (7.29%) Incident Management
17 24 (7.29%) QA
18 23 (6.99%) EAI
18 23 (6.99%) SLA
19 22 (6.69%) Business Intelligence
19 22 (6.69%) Time Management
20 20 (6.08%) Blackberry
20 20 (6.08%) XML
21 19 (5.78%) Java

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 12 (3.65%) MS Exchange
2 11 (3.34%) WebLogic
3 10 (3.04%) MQSeries
3 10 (3.04%) WebSphere
4 8 (2.43%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (1.82%) Lync
6 5 (1.52%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (0.91%) CICS
7 3 (0.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (0.91%) Apache
8 2 (0.61%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.61%) IBM HTTP Server
8 2 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.30%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 66 (20.06%) MS Office
2 63 (19.15%) MS Excel
3 11 (3.34%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (1.82%) MS Visio
5 5 (1.52%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (1.52%) MS Project
6 4 (1.22%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (0.61%) BASE24
1 2 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.30%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.30%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.34%) Firewall
2 7 (2.13%) Internet
3 6 (1.82%) LAN
3 6 (1.82%) VoIP
3 6 (1.82%) VPN
4 5 (1.52%) Network Security
5 4 (1.22%) WAN
5 4 (1.22%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.91%) FTP
7 2 (0.61%) DHCP
7 2 (0.61%) SAN
7 2 (0.61%) DNS
7 2 (0.61%) Wireless
8 1 (0.30%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.30%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.30%) NAS
8 1 (0.30%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.30%) SSL
8 1 (0.30%) IPv4
8 1 (0.30%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (10.03%) Oracle Database
1 33 (10.03%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (3.65%) SQL Server
2 12 (3.65%) Essbase
3 10 (3.04%) DB2
3 10 (3.04%) Relational Database
4 5 (1.52%) WebFOCUS
4 5 (1.52%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (1.52%) MS Access
5 4 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (0.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (0.91%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (0.91%) RDBMS
6 3 (0.91%) DTS
6 3 (0.91%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (0.61%) SAP BW
7 2 (0.61%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (0.61%) dBASE
8 1 (0.30%) NonStop SQL
8 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 17 (5.17%) RequisitePro
2 5 (1.52%) PowerDesigner
3 2 (0.61%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.61%) TestDirector
4 1 (0.30%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.30%) JIRA
4 1 (0.30%) QADirector
4 1 (0.30%) Lombardi
4 1 (0.30%) Bugzilla
4 1 (0.30%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (0.30%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.30%) ERwin
General
1 86 (26.14%) Finance
2 16 (4.86%) Banking
3 15 (4.56%) Law
4 11 (3.34%) Marketing
4 11 (3.34%) Manufacturing
4 11 (3.34%) Automotive
5 8 (2.43%) Legal
6 6 (1.82%) Retail
7 5 (1.52%) Publishing
8 4 (1.22%) Local Government
9 3 (0.91%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.30%) French Language
10 1 (0.30%) German Language
10 1 (0.30%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (7.29%) J2EE
2 20 (6.08%) XML
3 15 (4.56%) XSD
4 9 (2.74%) XML Schema
5 7 (2.13%) .NET
6 5 (1.52%) Middleware
7 3 (0.91%) ISPF
7 3 (0.91%) Spring
7 3 (0.91%) Web Services
8 2 (0.61%) SOAP
9 1 (0.30%) REST
9 1 (0.30%) Gherkin
9 1 (0.30%) EDI
9 1 (0.30%) ODBC
9 1 (0.30%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 20 (6.08%) Blackberry
2 19 (5.78%) Management Information System
3 14 (4.26%) Mainframe
4 9 (2.74%) NHS
5 6 (1.82%) Client/Server
5 6 (1.82%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.22%) AS400
6 4 (1.22%) IBM Mainframe
7 3 (0.91%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.61%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (0.61%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (0.61%) Mobile Computing
9 1 (0.30%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.30%) FMCG
9 1 (0.30%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.30%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.30%) Replication
9 1 (0.30%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 62 (18.84%) Windows
2 35 (10.64%) Windows 7
3 18 (5.47%) Linux
4 16 (4.86%) Windows XP
5 8 (2.43%) Windows Vista
6 7 (2.13%) AIX
6 7 (2.13%) Solaris
6 7 (2.13%) UNIX
7 6 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (1.22%) SUSE
9 4 (1.22%) Android
10 1 (0.30%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.30%) zOS
10 1 (0.30%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (13.07%) Use Case
2 38 (11.55%) ITIL
3 37 (11.25%) Project Management
4 36 (10.94%) Data Analysis
5 35 (10.64%) Data Modelling
6 32 (9.73%) Business Analysis
7 30 (9.12%) ETL
8 24 (7.29%) UML
8 24 (7.29%) Incident Management
9 23 (6.99%) EAI
10 22 (6.69%) Business Intelligence
10 22 (6.69%) Time Management
11 19 (5.78%) Data Mapping
12 18 (5.47%) Migration
13 15 (4.56%) Waterfall
13 15 (4.56%) Agile Software Development
14 14 (4.26%) Service Delivery
15 11 (3.34%) User Stories
15 11 (3.34%) Information Security
16 10 (3.04%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 66 (20.06%) SQL
2 19 (5.78%) Java
3 13 (3.95%) VB
3 13 (3.95%) VBA
4 7 (2.13%) PL/SQL
5 4 (1.22%) C
5 4 (1.22%) JCL
6 3 (0.91%) COBOL
7 1 (0.30%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.30%) PeopleCode
7 1 (0.30%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (3.65%) Microsoft Certification
1 12 (3.65%) Security Cleared
2 11 (3.34%) Degree
3 7 (2.13%) SC Cleared
3 7 (2.13%) MCSA
4 6 (1.82%) ISEB
5 5 (1.52%) CISSP
5 5 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (1.52%) MCP
6 4 (1.22%) MCDST
7 2 (0.61%) ECDL
7 2 (0.61%) SSCP
7 2 (0.61%) GSEC
7 2 (0.61%) GIAC
7 2 (0.61%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.30%) MCITP
8 1 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.30%) CSSLP
8 1 (0.30%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (7.29%) QA
2 23 (6.99%) SLA
3 4 (1.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.91%) COBIT
5 2 (0.61%) Data Quality
System Software
1 53 (16.11%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.13%) VMware ESX
3 4 (1.22%) RACF
3 4 (1.22%) ISA Server
4 2 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.30%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.30%) XenApp
5 1 (0.30%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (2.13%) OpenView
1 7 (2.13%) Tivoli
1 7 (2.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 6 (1.82%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (1.22%) SCCM
3 4 (1.22%) OVSD
4 2 (0.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (0.61%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.30%) Opsview
5 1 (0.30%) Cacti
5 1 (0.30%) WebInspect
5 1 (0.30%) Nagios
5 1 (0.30%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 68 (20.67%) Oracle
2 49 (14.89%) Microsoft
3 39 (11.85%) Citrix
4 14 (4.26%) HP
5 11 (3.34%) IBM
6 8 (2.43%) Cisco
7 7 (2.13%) VMware
7 7 (2.13%) NetApp
8 6 (1.82%) McAfee
8 6 (1.82%) Teradata
8 6 (1.82%) FatWire
9 5 (1.52%) Apple
9 5 (1.52%) SAP
10 4 (1.22%) Qualys
10 4 (1.22%) ScanSafe
11 3 (0.91%) Syncsort
11 3 (0.91%) Cadence
11 3 (0.91%) Remedy
11 3 (0.91%) webMethods
11 3 (0.91%) JBoss
Essex
Aquent
Rate: From £300 to £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £200 - £400 per day
Posted: 22 days ago