The table below looks at the statistics for the Research Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Research Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 30 October 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Research Analyst
Rank 257 238 252
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +14
Contract jobs requiring a Research Analyst 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.021% 0.012% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.022% 0.013% 0.023%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
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£200 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £203 - £275
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £19.46
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £19.46
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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 South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8923 7854 8537
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 92.05% 92.81% 92.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 5047 4183 4044
Average daily rate £363 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £220 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 499 496 606
Average hourly rate £15.75 £15.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.57 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £39.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.71%

Research Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Research Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Research Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Research Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Research Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Research Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Research Analyst within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire - 1 - -
Oxfordshire - - - - 1
Research Analyst
England

Research Analyst
Top 11 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Research 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 Research Analyst in their job title.

1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
1 1 (33.33%) Data Management
1 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
1 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
1 1 (33.33%) R
1 1 (33.33%) Customer Insight
1 1 (33.33%) Customer Segmentation
1 1 (33.33%) Data Mining
1 1 (33.33%) MATLAB

Research Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Research 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 Research Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
1 1 (33.33%) Data Mining
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Data Management
1 1 (33.33%) Customer Insight
1 1 (33.33%) Customer Segmentation
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) R
1 1 (33.33%) MATLAB