The first table below looks at the demand for the Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk 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 16 April 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 Suffolk 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 2 1 4
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 72 76 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 27.91% 38.78% 20.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 29.03% 39.58% 21.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 59 27
Average daily rate £400 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £325 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £460 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 2 5
Average hourly rate £14.00 £13.08 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.03% -56.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.60 £11.42 £14.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £14.74 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Job Titles Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
248 192 256
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 96.12% 97.96% 95.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 127 134
Average daily rate £388 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £460 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 18 32
Average hourly rate £14.00 £12.00 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -59.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.63 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £21.75 £36.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
Analyst
East of England

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

Analyst
Hourly Rate Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in Suffolk

Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich -1 54 £400 -5.88% 7
Bury St Edmunds +6 3 £238 +33.80% 2
Felixstowe - - - -
Stowmarket - - - -
Analyst
East of England

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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 37 (33.64%) SQL
2 23 (20.91%) UML
3 22 (20.00%) Finance
4 18 (16.36%) User Acceptance Testing
4 18 (16.36%) Test Scripting
5 17 (15.45%) Windows
6 15 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
6 15 (13.64%) QA
7 14 (12.73%) Microsoft
7 14 (12.73%) Active Directory
8 13 (11.82%) Migration
8 13 (11.82%) Business Intelligence
8 13 (11.82%) Use Case
8 13 (11.82%) HP Quality Center
9 12 (10.91%) ETL
9 12 (10.91%) Data Analysis
10 11 (10.00%) MS Excel
10 11 (10.00%) HP
11 10 (9.09%) ISEB
11 10 (9.09%) System Testing
12 9 (8.18%) SQL Server
13 8 (7.27%) Oracle
13 8 (7.27%) Software Testing
13 8 (7.27%) Degree
13 8 (7.27%) Stakeholder Management
13 8 (7.27%) Mathematics
14 7 (6.36%) Integration Testing
14 7 (6.36%) Data Migration
14 7 (6.36%) Team Foundation Server
14 7 (6.36%) SoapUI

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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 4 (3.64%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.73%) SAS
3 1 (0.91%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.91%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.64%) MS Office
3 1 (0.91%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.82%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.82%) Oracle General Ledger
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.73%) Firewall
2 2 (1.82%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.91%) Network Security
3 1 (0.91%) IPsec
3 1 (0.91%) VLAN
3 1 (0.91%) VPN
3 1 (0.91%) DNS
3 1 (0.91%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (8.18%) SQL Server
3 7 (6.36%) Data Mart
4 4 (3.64%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.82%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.91%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 1 (0.91%) Siebel EIM
Development Applications
1 7 (6.36%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (6.36%) SoapUI
2 5 (4.55%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 3 (2.73%) JIRA
4 2 (1.82%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.82%) Selenium
5 1 (0.91%) LoadUI
5 1 (0.91%) JMeter
General
1 22 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (1.82%) General Ledger
3 1 (0.91%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.91%) Marketing
3 1 (0.91%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.45%) XML
1 6 (5.45%) MDX
2 2 (1.82%) .NET
2 2 (1.82%) J2EE
3 1 (0.91%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.27%) Mathematics
2 6 (5.45%) Statistics
3 2 (1.82%) NHS
3 2 (1.82%) Credit Risk
3 2 (1.82%) Data Integration
4 1 (0.91%) Physics
4 1 (0.91%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.91%) Informatics
4 1 (0.91%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 17 (15.45%) Windows
2 7 (6.36%) Windows XP
3 5 (4.55%) Windows 7
4 4 (3.64%) UNIX
5 2 (1.82%) Linux
6 1 (0.91%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (20.91%) UML
2 18 (16.36%) User Acceptance Testing
2 18 (16.36%) Test Scripting
3 13 (11.82%) Migration
3 13 (11.82%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (11.82%) Use Case
4 12 (10.91%) ETL
4 12 (10.91%) Data Analysis
5 10 (9.09%) System Testing
6 8 (7.27%) Software Testing
6 8 (7.27%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (6.36%) Integration Testing
7 7 (6.36%) Data Migration
7 7 (6.36%) Business Analysis
7 7 (6.36%) Data Modelling
8 6 (5.45%) Business Process Mapping
9 5 (4.55%) Test Strategy
9 5 (4.55%) ITIL
10 4 (3.64%) Project Management
10 4 (3.64%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 37 (33.64%) SQL
2 7 (6.36%) T-SQL
3 2 (1.82%) Java
4 1 (0.91%) Perl
4 1 (0.91%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.91%) VBA
4 1 (0.91%) Python
4 1 (0.91%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 10 (9.09%) ISEB
2 8 (7.27%) Degree
3 6 (5.45%) ISTQB
4 3 (2.73%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.73%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.73%) MCSE
4 3 (2.73%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (13.64%) QA
2 1 (0.91%) Data Quality
System Software
1 14 (12.73%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.91%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (11.82%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.73%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (12.73%) Microsoft
2 11 (10.00%) HP
3 8 (7.27%) Oracle
4 3 (2.73%) Cisco
4 3 (2.73%) Citrix
5 2 (1.82%) Kaspersky
6 1 (0.91%) Splunk
6 1 (0.91%) VMware
6 1 (0.91%) Capita
6 1 (0.91%) Business Objects
6 1 (0.91%) Siebel
6 1 (0.91%) Sage
Suffolk
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £425 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Ipswich
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Suffolk
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Eames Consulting
Rate: Up to £475 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400-£450pd
Posted: 6 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
LEXSTRA
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Eames Consulting
Rate: Up to £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Ipswich
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £8.00 - £11.00 per hour
Posted: 12 days ago
Suffolk
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £9 - £13 per hour
Posted: 13 days ago