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 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Analyst
Suffolk / Ipswich
Rank 6 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 23 36 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 14.65% 41.38% 24.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.23% 41.86% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 26 20
Median daily rate £400 £450 £459
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -1.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £174 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £513 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £10.42 £13.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.84% -13.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%

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
151 86 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 96.18% 98.85% 97.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 59 83
Median daily rate £385 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.20% -9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £220 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 14
Median hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -31.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.62 £10.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.07 £20.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.65%

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 19 February 2017.

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 19 February 2017, 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 19 (30.65%) Finance
2 12 (19.35%) SQL
3 10 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (14.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (14.52%) ISEB
4 9 (14.52%) Project Management
4 9 (14.52%) Business Analysis
5 8 (12.90%) Reference Data
5 8 (12.90%) Imperva
5 8 (12.90%) Workflow
6 7 (11.29%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (11.29%) ITIL
6 7 (11.29%) Data Cleansing
7 6 (9.68%) Mentoring
7 6 (9.68%) Software Testing
7 6 (9.68%) Non-Functional Testing
8 5 (8.06%) Process Improvement
8 5 (8.06%) Test Scripting
8 5 (8.06%) Use Case
8 5 (8.06%) Migration
8 5 (8.06%) SDLC
8 5 (8.06%) KYC
8 5 (8.06%) Reinsurance
8 5 (8.06%) Workflow Analysis
9 4 (6.45%) Test Planning
9 4 (6.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (6.45%) Information Security
9 4 (6.45%) ISTQB
10 3 (4.84%) QA
10 3 (4.84%) Data Migration

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 2 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.23%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.61%) MS Office
2 1 (1.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.61%) IaaS
1 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.61%) Mimecast
1 1 (1.61%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) Firewall
1 1 (1.61%) LAN
1 1 (1.61%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.84%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.61%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.61%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.61%) JIRA
2 1 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.61%) TestComplete
General
1 19 (30.65%) Finance
2 2 (3.23%) General Ledger
2 2 (3.23%) Retail
3 1 (1.61%) French Language
3 1 (1.61%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.23%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (12.90%) Reference Data
3 5 (8.06%) Reinsurance
4 3 (4.84%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.61%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.61%) LIMS
5 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.61%) NHS
5 1 (1.61%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.61%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.61%) Android
1 1 (1.61%) Windows
1 1 (1.61%) Windows 7
1 1 (1.61%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (14.52%) Business Analysis
1 9 (14.52%) Project Management
1 9 (14.52%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (12.90%) Workflow
3 7 (11.29%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (11.29%) Data Cleansing
3 7 (11.29%) ITIL
4 6 (9.68%) Mentoring
4 6 (9.68%) Non-Functional Testing
4 6 (9.68%) Software Testing
5 5 (8.06%) KYC
5 5 (8.06%) Migration
5 5 (8.06%) Process Improvement
5 5 (8.06%) SDLC
5 5 (8.06%) Test Scripting
5 5 (8.06%) Use Case
5 5 (8.06%) Workflow Analysis
6 4 (6.45%) Information Security
6 4 (6.45%) Test Planning
7 3 (4.84%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 12 (19.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (14.52%) ISEB
2 4 (6.45%) ISTQB
2 4 (6.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (4.84%) CISSP
4 2 (3.23%) CISA
4 2 (3.23%) CISM
5 1 (1.61%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.84%) QA
2 2 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.61%) COBIT
3 1 (1.61%) SLA
3 1 (1.61%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (1.61%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) Nessus
1 1 (1.61%) Nmap
Vendors
1 8 (12.90%) Imperva
2 3 (4.84%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.23%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (1.61%) Casewise
4 1 (1.61%) Planview
4 1 (1.61%) Samsung