The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 November 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 9 7 1
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -6
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 33 33 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 14.80% 17.01% 23.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.21% 18.44% 24.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 22 49
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£425 £391 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.62% +25.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £175 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £459 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 2
Average hourly rate £12.50 £10.25 £12.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.95% -16.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £9.25 £10.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £19.45 £13.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -3.33%
Analyst
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Suffolk 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
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
217 179 239
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 97.31% 92.27% 98.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 107 160
Average daily rate £403 £350 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £211 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 29 18
Average hourly rate £12.50 £11.50 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% +9.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.10 £9.43 £9.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £25.63 £16.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%

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 27 November 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
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 27 November 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
Ipswich -3 26 £425 - 4
Bury St Edmunds +11 2 £363 +61.11% 3
Haverhill - - - -
Newmarket - - - -
Woodbridge - - - -
Analyst
East of England

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 33 (40.24%) Finance
2 21 (25.61%) Systems Analysis
3 18 (21.95%) Degree
4 16 (19.51%) SQL
5 14 (17.07%) ISEB
6 13 (15.85%) PeopleSoft
6 13 (15.85%) Document Management
7 12 (14.63%) Information Management
7 12 (14.63%) User Acceptance Testing
7 12 (14.63%) UML
7 12 (14.63%) SharePoint
7 12 (14.63%) EDRMS
7 12 (14.63%) SharePoint 2010
8 11 (13.41%) Project Management
8 11 (13.41%) SQL Server
8 11 (13.41%) Data Analysis
8 11 (13.41%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (12.20%) Use Case
10 9 (10.98%) Business Analysis
10 9 (10.98%) Solvency II
11 8 (9.76%) Test Scripting
11 8 (9.76%) Sun
11 8 (9.76%) Active Directory
12 7 (8.54%) ETL
13 6 (7.32%) Data Warehouse
13 6 (7.32%) Windows
13 6 (7.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 5 (6.10%) Data Mart
14 5 (6.10%) MS PowerPoint
14 5 (6.10%) Manual Testing

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 12 (14.63%) SharePoint
1 12 (14.63%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (3.66%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (3.66%) IIS
3 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.22%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (6.10%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (3.66%) MS Office
2 3 (3.66%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.44%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.22%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.66%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.44%) VPN
2 2 (2.44%) LAN
2 2 (2.44%) IPsec
2 2 (2.44%) VLAN
3 1 (1.22%) Network Security
3 1 (1.22%) SAN
3 1 (1.22%) VoIP
3 1 (1.22%) DHCP
3 1 (1.22%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (14.63%) EDRMS
2 11 (13.41%) SQL Server
3 6 (7.32%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (7.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (6.10%) Data Mart
5 4 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (3.66%) QlikView
7 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (2.44%) SoapUI
1 2 (2.44%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.22%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 33 (40.24%) Finance
2 2 (2.44%) Legal
3 1 (1.22%) Local Government
3 1 (1.22%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.22%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.66%) XML
2 2 (2.44%) .NET
2 2 (2.44%) MDX
3 1 (1.22%) JRuby
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.10%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.44%) PKI
3 1 (1.22%) NHS
3 1 (1.22%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.22%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.32%) Windows
2 4 (4.88%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.44%) Solaris
3 2 (2.44%) UNIX
3 2 (2.44%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (25.61%) Systems Analysis
2 13 (15.85%) Document Management
3 12 (14.63%) Information Management
3 12 (14.63%) User Acceptance Testing
3 12 (14.63%) UML
4 11 (13.41%) Project Management
4 11 (13.41%) Data Analysis
4 11 (13.41%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (12.20%) Use Case
6 9 (10.98%) Business Analysis
7 8 (9.76%) Test Scripting
8 7 (8.54%) ETL
9 5 (6.10%) Manual Testing
9 5 (6.10%) ITIL
9 5 (6.10%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (6.10%) Data Modelling
9 5 (6.10%) Migration
9 5 (6.10%) GAP Analysis
9 5 (6.10%) Logical Data Model
9 5 (6.10%) Physical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 16 (19.51%) SQL
2 5 (6.10%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.22%) Jython
Qualifications
1 18 (21.95%) Degree
2 14 (17.07%) ISEB
3 3 (3.66%) CISSP
3 3 (3.66%) CISA
3 3 (3.66%) CISM
3 3 (3.66%) CRISC
4 2 (2.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.44%) GIAC
4 2 (2.44%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.44%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.22%) MCITP
5 1 (1.22%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.98%) Solvency II
2 5 (6.10%) QA
System Software
1 8 (9.76%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (4.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (15.85%) PeopleSoft
2 8 (9.76%) Sun
3 5 (6.10%) HP
4 4 (4.88%) Microsoft
5 3 (3.66%) VMware
5 3 (3.66%) Oracle
6 2 (2.44%) Splunk
6 2 (2.44%) Cisco
7 1 (1.22%) ProCurve
7 1 (1.22%) Mitel
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Rate: £450 - £475 per day
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Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 14 days ago