The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Ipswich region that had Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 1 1 5
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 38 26 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 27.14% 21.67% 16.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 29.23% 22.61% 16.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 15 21
Median daily rate £450 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £300 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £515 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £14.50 - £11.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.49 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-3.43% +7.14%
Analyst
Suffolk

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
130 115 159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 92.86% 95.83% 98.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 67 128
Median daily rate £413 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.24% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 7
Median hourly rate £14.50 - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Ipswich region that featured Analyst in the job title.

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 3 December 2016.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 Ipswich region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 51 (57.95%) Finance
2 27 (30.68%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (19.32%) ISEB
4 16 (18.18%) Reference Data
5 15 (17.05%) SQL
6 14 (15.91%) Information Security
6 14 (15.91%) Business Analysis
7 11 (12.50%) CISSP
8 10 (11.36%) Project Management
8 10 (11.36%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (11.36%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (11.36%) CISM
8 10 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (11.36%) Non-Functional Testing
9 9 (10.23%) Varonis
9 9 (10.23%) IBM Blueworks
9 9 (10.23%) General Ledger
9 9 (10.23%) QA
9 9 (10.23%) PRINCE2
10 8 (9.09%) MS Visio
10 8 (9.09%) Imperva
11 7 (7.95%) Mentoring
11 7 (7.95%) Software Testing
12 6 (6.82%) Use Case
12 6 (6.82%) Test Scripting
12 6 (6.82%) Data Cleansing
12 6 (6.82%) KYC
13 5 (5.68%) Reinsurance
13 5 (5.68%) Test Planning
13 5 (5.68%) SharePoint

Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich 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 5 (5.68%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.41%) Apache
2 3 (3.41%) Apache Spark
2 3 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (3.41%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (9.09%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.23%) IBM Blueworks
2 3 (3.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.55%) NAS
2 1 (1.14%) Broadband
2 1 (1.14%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.36%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (3.41%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.14%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (2.27%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.14%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.14%) JIRA
2 1 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.14%) TestComplete
General
1 51 (57.95%) Finance
2 9 (10.23%) General Ledger
3 3 (3.41%) Legal
4 2 (2.27%) Retail
4 2 (2.27%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.14%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.27%) ODBC
2 1 (1.14%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 27 (30.68%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (18.18%) Reference Data
3 5 (5.68%) Reinsurance
4 3 (3.41%) Telematics
5 1 (1.14%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (15.91%) Business Analysis
1 14 (15.91%) Information Security
2 10 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (11.36%) Non-Functional Testing
2 10 (11.36%) Project Management
2 10 (11.36%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (10.23%) PRINCE2
4 7 (7.95%) Mentoring
4 7 (7.95%) Software Testing
5 6 (6.82%) Data Cleansing
5 6 (6.82%) KYC
5 6 (6.82%) Test Scripting
5 6 (6.82%) Use Case
6 5 (5.68%) DSDM
6 5 (5.68%) Process Improvement
6 5 (5.68%) Test Planning
7 4 (4.55%) Analytics
7 4 (4.55%) Functional Testing
7 4 (4.55%) SDLC
7 4 (4.55%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 15 (17.05%) SQL
2 3 (3.41%) Java
Qualifications
1 17 (19.32%) ISEB
2 11 (12.50%) CISSP
3 10 (11.36%) CISM
4 4 (4.55%) CBAP
4 4 (4.55%) ISTQB
4 4 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.14%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.23%) QA
2 1 (1.14%) COBIT
2 1 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.14%) Solvency II
System Software
1 3 (3.41%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (10.23%) Varonis
2 8 (9.09%) Imperva
3 3 (3.41%) Hortonworks
4 2 (2.27%) GoldenSource
4 2 (2.27%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (1.14%) BT
5 1 (1.14%) Casewise
5 1 (1.14%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.14%) Planview