The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Ipswich 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 28 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 2 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 37 18 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 28.68% 22.78% 23.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 30.33% 24.32% 24.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 15 30
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £391
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £400 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £465 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.51% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Average hourly rate - - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Ipswich 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
Ipswich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
122 74 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 94.57% 93.67% 95.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 57 126
Average daily rate £413 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £274 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £470 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 22
Average hourly rate £12.50 £14.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.79% -23.68%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Analyst in the job title across the Ipswich region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Analyst across the Ipswich region.

Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Ipswich

Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Analyst across the Ipswich region.

Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Ipswich 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 42 (40.38%) SQL
2 29 (27.88%) Finance
3 22 (21.15%) UML
4 21 (20.19%) SQL Server
5 20 (19.23%) Data Warehouse
5 20 (19.23%) Data Analysis
5 20 (19.23%) Degree
6 18 (17.31%) User Acceptance Testing
6 18 (17.31%) Business Intelligence
7 17 (16.35%) Active Directory
8 16 (15.38%) Windows
8 16 (15.38%) Systems Analysis
9 15 (14.42%) Use Case
10 14 (13.46%) Test Scripting
11 13 (12.50%) Data Mart
11 13 (12.50%) T-SQL
11 13 (12.50%) Data Modelling
11 13 (12.50%) ETL
12 11 (10.58%) Sun
12 11 (10.58%) EDRMS
12 11 (10.58%) SharePoint
12 11 (10.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 11 (10.58%) QA
12 11 (10.58%) Information Management
12 11 (10.58%) Document Management
12 11 (10.58%) SharePoint 2010
12 11 (10.58%) Solvency II
13 10 (9.62%) Migration
14 9 (8.65%) Project Management
15 8 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Ipswich 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 11 (10.58%) SharePoint
1 11 (10.58%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (3.85%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.96%) SAS
4 1 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 4 (3.85%) MS Office
2 2 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.96%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.96%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.85%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.88%) VPN
2 3 (2.88%) LAN
2 3 (2.88%) IPsec
2 3 (2.88%) VLAN
3 2 (1.92%) Network Security
3 2 (1.92%) Firewall
4 1 (0.96%) VoIP
4 1 (0.96%) DNS
4 1 (0.96%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (20.19%) SQL Server
2 20 (19.23%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (12.50%) Data Mart
4 11 (10.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (10.58%) EDRMS
5 6 (5.77%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.96%) QlikView
6 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (4.81%) Visual Studio
2 4 (3.85%) SoapUI
3 2 (1.92%) Selenium
4 1 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.96%) JMeter
4 1 (0.96%) JIRA
4 1 (0.96%) LoadUI
General
1 29 (27.88%) Finance
2 2 (1.92%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.81%) XML
2 3 (2.88%) MDX
2 3 (2.88%) .NET
3 1 (0.96%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.69%) Mathematics
2 6 (5.77%) Statistics
3 5 (4.81%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.88%) PKI
5 1 (0.96%) Physics
5 1 (0.96%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (15.38%) Windows
2 7 (6.73%) Windows 7
3 5 (4.81%) Windows XP
4 4 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.88%) UNIX
5 3 (2.88%) Solaris
6 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (21.15%) UML
2 20 (19.23%) Data Analysis
3 18 (17.31%) Business Intelligence
3 18 (17.31%) User Acceptance Testing
4 16 (15.38%) Systems Analysis
5 15 (14.42%) Use Case
6 14 (13.46%) Test Scripting
7 13 (12.50%) Data Modelling
7 13 (12.50%) ETL
8 11 (10.58%) Information Management
8 11 (10.58%) Document Management
9 10 (9.62%) Migration
10 9 (8.65%) Project Management
11 8 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (6.73%) Manual Testing
12 7 (6.73%) System Testing
12 7 (6.73%) Data Migration
13 5 (4.81%) ITIL
13 5 (4.81%) Business Process Mapping
14 4 (3.85%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (40.38%) SQL
2 13 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.96%) VB
3 1 (0.96%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (19.23%) Degree
2 8 (7.69%) ISEB
3 4 (3.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (2.88%) MCSE
4 3 (2.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.88%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.88%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.96%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.58%) QA
1 11 (10.58%) Solvency II
2 2 (1.92%) SLA
3 1 (0.96%) Data Quality
System Software
1 17 (16.35%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.96%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (6.73%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (3.85%) SCCM
3 1 (0.96%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (10.58%) Sun
2 8 (7.69%) HP
3 7 (6.73%) Oracle
3 7 (6.73%) Microsoft
4 6 (5.77%) VMware
5 4 (3.85%) Cisco
6 3 (2.88%) Citrix
6 3 (2.88%) Splunk
7 2 (1.92%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (0.96%) Mitel
8 1 (0.96%) ProCurve