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 2 May 2016 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 119 114 176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 27.61% 21.31% 25.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 28.27% 21.76% 26.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 66 85
Median daily rate £350 £313 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £162 £135 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 16 15
Median hourly rate £16.50 £32.10 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.59% +94.54%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
- -3.44%
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
421 524 653
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 97.68% 97.94% 93.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 289 374
Median daily rate £350 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £135 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 43 50
Median hourly rate £16.50 £36.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.16% +89.47%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%

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 2 May 2016.

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 2 May 2016.

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 2 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Colchester +2 39 £400 -10.11% 5
Chelmsford +5 17 £275 +103.70%
Southend-on-Sea 0 9 £440 -0.56% 1
Brentwood -5 5 £323 +25.24%
Thurrock - 2 £133 -
Harlow +2 1 - -
Epping - 1 £95 -
Analyst
East of England

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, 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 93 (36.76%) Finance
2 80 (31.62%) Windows
3 77 (30.43%) Active Directory
4 69 (27.27%) Incident Management
5 68 (26.88%) MS Office
6 64 (25.30%) MS Excel
7 61 (24.11%) Windows 7
8 55 (21.74%) Citrix
9 46 (18.18%) SQL
10 36 (14.23%) Document Management
11 34 (13.44%) Law
12 33 (13.04%) Blackberry
13 31 (12.25%) Business Analysis
14 28 (11.07%) Agile Software Development
15 27 (10.67%) ITIL
15 27 (10.67%) Microsoft
16 26 (10.28%) Analytical Skills
17 23 (9.09%) Waterfall
18 20 (7.91%) Data Warehouse
19 17 (6.72%) Mentoring
19 17 (6.72%) Windows 8
19 17 (6.72%) MS Project
20 16 (6.32%) MS Visio
20 16 (6.32%) User Stories
21 15 (5.93%) Confluence
21 15 (5.93%) JIRA
22 14 (5.53%) Analytics
23 13 (5.14%) Business Process Mapping
24 12 (4.74%) Wealth Management
24 12 (4.74%) Windows Server

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 15 (5.93%) Confluence
2 9 (3.56%) IIS
3 5 (1.98%) Apache
3 5 (1.98%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.98%) Tomcat
3 5 (1.98%) WebLogic
4 4 (1.58%) JBoss
5 2 (0.79%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.40%) WebSphere
Applications
1 68 (26.88%) MS Office
2 64 (25.30%) MS Excel
3 17 (6.72%) MS Project
4 16 (6.32%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (4.35%) Sonata
1 11 (4.35%) Tercero
2 3 (1.19%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.40%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.40%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.16%) Internet
2 2 (0.79%) Firewall
3 1 (0.40%) HTTP
3 1 (0.40%) LAN
3 1 (0.40%) Network Security
3 1 (0.40%) WAN
3 1 (0.40%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (7.91%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (3.56%) SQL Server
3 8 (3.16%) MS Access
4 7 (2.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.19%) QlikView
6 2 (0.79%) DB2
6 2 (0.79%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.79%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.40%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.40%) Electronic Patient Records
7 1 (0.40%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 15 (5.93%) JIRA
2 3 (1.19%) HP UFT
2 3 (1.19%) LoadRunner
3 2 (0.79%) Cucumber
3 2 (0.79%) Eclipse
3 2 (0.79%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.79%) JUnit
3 2 (0.79%) Maven
3 2 (0.79%) PowerDesigner
3 2 (0.79%) Selenium
3 2 (0.79%) Subversion
3 2 (0.79%) VisualVM
3 2 (0.79%) WebDriver
4 1 (0.40%) Metasploit
4 1 (0.40%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 93 (36.76%) Finance
2 34 (13.44%) Law
3 10 (3.95%) Banking
4 7 (2.77%) Automotive
5 6 (2.37%) Retail
6 4 (1.58%) Retail Banking
7 3 (1.19%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.79%) Legal
8 2 (0.79%) Marketing
9 1 (0.40%) Advertising
9 1 (0.40%) Electronics
9 1 (0.40%) French Language
9 1 (0.40%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.40%) Local Government
9 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (4.35%) .NET
2 9 (3.56%) XML
3 6 (2.37%) Middleware
3 6 (2.37%) Web Services
4 3 (1.19%) J2EE
4 3 (1.19%) SOAP
4 3 (1.19%) XSD
5 2 (0.79%) .NET Framework
5 2 (0.79%) AngularJS
5 2 (0.79%) Classic ASP
5 2 (0.79%) COM+
5 2 (0.79%) XML Messaging
5 2 (0.79%) XML Schema
6 1 (0.40%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.40%) HTML
6 1 (0.40%) Mason
6 1 (0.40%) ODBC
6 1 (0.40%) RESTful
6 1 (0.40%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 33 (13.04%) Blackberry
2 26 (10.28%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (2.37%) NHS
4 5 (1.98%) Management Information System
4 5 (1.98%) Reinsurance
5 4 (1.58%) Data Extraction
6 3 (1.19%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.19%) Mainframe
7 2 (0.79%) DataPower
7 2 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.79%) Hedge funds
7 2 (0.79%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.40%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.40%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.40%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 80 (31.62%) Windows
2 61 (24.11%) Windows 7
3 17 (6.72%) Windows 8
4 12 (4.74%) Windows Server
5 5 (1.98%) Linux
5 5 (1.98%) Unix
6 2 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.79%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.40%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.40%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (27.27%) Incident Management
2 36 (14.23%) Document Management
3 31 (12.25%) Business Analysis
4 28 (11.07%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (10.67%) ITIL
6 23 (9.09%) Waterfall
7 17 (6.72%) Mentoring
8 16 (6.32%) User Stories
9 14 (5.53%) Analytics
10 13 (5.14%) Business Process Mapping
11 12 (4.74%) Wealth Management
12 10 (3.95%) Business Analytics
12 10 (3.95%) Business Intelligence
12 10 (3.95%) SWOT Analysis
13 9 (3.56%) Change Management
13 9 (3.56%) Identity Access Management
13 9 (3.56%) Service Delivery
14 8 (3.16%) Coaching
14 8 (3.16%) SDLC
15 7 (2.77%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (18.18%) SQL
2 8 (3.16%) Java
3 3 (1.19%) C#
4 1 (0.40%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.40%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.40%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.40%) VBA
4 1 (0.40%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (3.16%) Security Cleared
2 5 (1.98%) CISM
2 5 (1.98%) CISSP
3 3 (1.19%) CCNA
3 3 (1.19%) CEH
3 3 (1.19%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (0.79%) CISA
4 2 (0.79%) GSEC
4 2 (0.79%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (0.79%) PMI Certification
4 2 (0.79%) PMP
4 2 (0.79%) SSCP
5 1 (0.40%) ISEB
5 1 (0.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.40%) MCSE
5 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.40%) RHCE
5 1 (0.40%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.95%) QA
2 8 (3.16%) SLA
3 3 (1.19%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.40%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.40%) GAMP
4 1 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 77 (30.43%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.19%) VMware ESX
3 2 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.79%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.40%) vSphere
4 1 (0.40%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (0.79%) Nagios
1 2 (0.79%) Opsview
1 2 (0.79%) SCCM
1 2 (0.79%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
2 1 (0.40%) Nessus
2 1 (0.40%) QRadar
2 1 (0.40%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 55 (21.74%) Citrix
2 27 (10.67%) Microsoft
3 11 (4.35%) Avaloq
3 11 (4.35%) FNZ
4 5 (1.98%) HP
4 5 (1.98%) VMware
5 4 (1.58%) Oracle
6 3 (1.19%) BMC
6 3 (1.19%) Remedy
6 3 (1.19%) Thunderhead
7 2 (0.79%) IBM
7 2 (0.79%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.79%) Splunk
8 1 (0.40%) Cisco
8 1 (0.40%) Dell
8 1 (0.40%) Sage
8 1 (0.40%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.40%) SAP
8 1 (0.40%) Symantec
8 1 (0.40%) webMethods
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