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 17 April 2015 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 2 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 46 53 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 28.93% 29.28% 42.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 30.07% 30.29% 42.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 38 31
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£450 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £235 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £433 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 2
Average hourly rate £15.00 £19.00 £13.08
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% +45.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
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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
153 175 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 96.23% 96.69% 98.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 134 62
Average daily rate £450 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £463 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £346
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 15 12
Average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £11.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +40.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.45 £10.00 £9.56
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.75 £31.90 £24.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%

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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 2015, 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 (54.55%) Finance
2 21 (27.27%) SQL
3 20 (25.97%) Business Analysis
4 17 (22.08%) ISEB
5 16 (20.78%) SQL Server
5 16 (20.78%) PeopleSoft
6 15 (19.48%) User Acceptance Testing
7 13 (16.88%) Systems Analysis
7 13 (16.88%) Data Warehouse
8 12 (15.58%) QA
9 11 (14.29%) Data Analysis
9 11 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (14.29%) Data Modelling
9 11 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (14.29%) Oracle
10 10 (12.99%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (12.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 10 (12.99%) Logical Data Model
10 10 (12.99%) Physical Data Model
11 9 (11.69%) Test Scripting
11 9 (11.69%) Analytics
12 8 (10.39%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 8 (10.39%) Degree
13 7 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
13 7 (9.09%) T-SQL
13 7 (9.09%) ETL
13 7 (9.09%) Transition Management
14 6 (7.79%) Data Mart
14 6 (7.79%) Windows
15 5 (6.49%) Active Directory

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 2 (2.60%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.30%) MS Project
1 1 (1.30%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.60%) PeopleSoft Financials
2 1 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.19%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.90%) VPN
2 3 (3.90%) IPsec
2 3 (3.90%) VLAN
2 3 (3.90%) LAN
3 1 (1.30%) Wireshark
3 1 (1.30%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (20.78%) SQL Server
2 13 (16.88%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (12.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (7.79%) Data Mart
5 3 (3.90%) Spotfire
5 3 (3.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (3.90%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (3.90%) OLAP
6 1 (1.30%) MS Access
6 1 (1.30%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (3.90%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.60%) Selenium
3 1 (1.30%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.30%) TestLink
3 1 (1.30%) Robot Framework
General
1 42 (54.55%) Finance
2 1 (1.30%) Legal
2 1 (1.30%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.90%) .NET
2 2 (2.60%) JRuby
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.19%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.60%) PKI
2 2 (2.60%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.30%) NHS
3 1 (1.30%) Data Extraction
3 1 (1.30%) Open Source
3 1 (1.30%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.79%) Windows
2 4 (5.19%) UNIX
3 3 (3.90%) Solaris
4 2 (2.60%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.30%) Debian
5 1 (1.30%) Android
5 1 (1.30%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.30%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (25.97%) Business Analysis
2 15 (19.48%) User Acceptance Testing
3 13 (16.88%) Systems Analysis
4 11 (14.29%) Data Analysis
4 11 (14.29%) Data Modelling
4 11 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (12.99%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (12.99%) Logical Data Model
5 10 (12.99%) Physical Data Model
6 9 (11.69%) Analytics
6 9 (11.69%) Test Scripting
7 8 (10.39%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 7 (9.09%) Transition Management
8 7 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
8 7 (9.09%) ETL
9 5 (6.49%) Validation
10 4 (5.19%) Workflow
10 4 (5.19%) UML
10 4 (5.19%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (27.27%) SQL
2 7 (9.09%) T-SQL
3 2 (2.60%) Jython
4 1 (1.30%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (22.08%) ISEB
2 8 (10.39%) Degree
3 3 (3.90%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.90%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.30%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (15.58%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.49%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.30%) iptables
Systems Management
1 2 (2.60%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.30%) Iperf
2 1 (1.30%) Nessus
2 1 (1.30%) Nmap
Vendors
1 16 (20.78%) PeopleSoft
2 11 (14.29%) Oracle
3 4 (5.19%) VMware
4 3 (3.90%) Cisco
4 3 (3.90%) Splunk
5 2 (2.60%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.60%) HP
6 1 (1.30%) Agilent
6 1 (1.30%) Business Objects
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