The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Ipswich region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 2 2 7
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 55 15 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 31.43% 22.39% 16.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 32.54% 23.44% 16.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 10 17
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £400 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £435 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
- +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 6
Average hourly rate £10.50 £16.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.37% -15.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.25 £16.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.90 £16.00 £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Job Titles Category
Ipswich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
169 64 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 96.57% 95.52% 95.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 41 100
Average daily rate £403 £410 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.82% +17.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £435 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 30
Average hourly rate £10.50 £16.00 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.37% -12.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.25 £11.35 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £30.00 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Analyst
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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 25 July 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 25 July 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 46 (41.07%) SQL
2 31 (27.68%) Finance
3 26 (23.21%) UML
4 21 (18.75%) Data Analysis
4 21 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
5 20 (17.86%) Degree
5 20 (17.86%) Data Warehouse
6 19 (16.96%) SQL Server
7 18 (16.07%) Business Intelligence
8 17 (15.18%) Active Directory
9 16 (14.29%) Windows
9 16 (14.29%) QA
9 16 (14.29%) Use Case
9 16 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
10 15 (13.39%) Test Scripting
10 15 (13.39%) ETL
11 12 (10.71%) Data Mart
11 12 (10.71%) Data Modelling
11 12 (10.71%) T-SQL
12 11 (9.82%) EDRMS
12 11 (9.82%) Migration
12 11 (9.82%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (9.82%) Sun
12 11 (9.82%) SharePoint
12 11 (9.82%) System Testing
12 11 (9.82%) Information Management
12 11 (9.82%) Document Management
12 11 (9.82%) SharePoint 2010
12 11 (9.82%) Solvency II
13 10 (8.93%) HP Quality Center

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (9.82%) SharePoint
1 11 (9.82%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (2.68%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.89%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (3.57%) MS Office
2 3 (2.68%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.79%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.89%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.68%) LAN
1 3 (2.68%) TCP/IP
1 3 (2.68%) VPN
1 3 (2.68%) IPsec
1 3 (2.68%) VLAN
2 2 (1.79%) Network Security
2 2 (1.79%) Firewall
3 1 (0.89%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (17.86%) Data Warehouse
2 19 (16.96%) SQL Server
3 12 (10.71%) Data Mart
4 11 (9.82%) EDRMS
5 10 (8.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (4.46%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.89%) QlikView
7 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (5.36%) SoapUI
2 5 (4.46%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.79%) Selenium
4 1 (0.89%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.89%) JMeter
4 1 (0.89%) JIRA
4 1 (0.89%) LoadUI
General
1 31 (27.68%) Finance
2 2 (1.79%) Financial Institution
3 1 (0.89%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.25%) XML
2 5 (4.46%) MDX
3 4 (3.57%) .NET
4 1 (0.89%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.14%) Mathematics
2 6 (5.36%) Statistics
3 5 (4.46%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.68%) PKI
5 1 (0.89%) Physics
5 1 (0.89%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (14.29%) Windows
2 8 (7.14%) Windows 7
3 6 (5.36%) Windows XP
4 3 (2.68%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.68%) Solaris
4 3 (2.68%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (23.21%) UML
2 21 (18.75%) Data Analysis
2 21 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
3 18 (16.07%) Business Intelligence
4 16 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
4 16 (14.29%) Use Case
5 15 (13.39%) Test Scripting
5 15 (13.39%) ETL
6 12 (10.71%) Data Modelling
7 11 (9.82%) Migration
7 11 (9.82%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (9.82%) Information Management
7 11 (9.82%) Document Management
7 11 (9.82%) System Testing
8 10 (8.93%) Project Management
9 8 (7.14%) Data Migration
10 7 (6.25%) Manual Testing
11 6 (5.36%) Business Process Mapping
12 5 (4.46%) Integration Testing
12 5 (4.46%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 46 (41.07%) SQL
2 12 (10.71%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.89%) VB
3 1 (0.89%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (17.86%) Degree
2 10 (8.93%) ISEB
3 5 (4.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (2.68%) MCSE
4 3 (2.68%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.68%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.68%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.79%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (14.29%) QA
2 11 (9.82%) Solvency II
3 2 (1.79%) SLA
4 1 (0.89%) Data Quality
System Software
1 17 (15.18%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.68%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (8.93%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (4.46%) SCCM
3 1 (0.89%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (9.82%) Sun
2 9 (8.04%) HP
2 9 (8.04%) Microsoft
3 7 (6.25%) Oracle
4 5 (4.46%) VMware
5 4 (3.57%) Cisco
6 3 (2.68%) Citrix
6 3 (2.68%) Splunk
7 2 (1.79%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (0.89%) Kaspersky
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