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 24 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 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 5 3 11
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +8
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 68 26 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 24.64% 17.45% 12.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 25.66% 18.31% 13.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 17 21
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 £281 £365 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £435 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £331 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.30% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 6
Average hourly rate £10.50 £25.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.82% +34.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.25 £17.90 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.90 £33.10 £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
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
265 142 250
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 96.01% 95.30% 96.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 207 92 148
Average daily rate £403 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £255 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £435 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 15 31
Average hourly rate £10.50 £32.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.69% +85.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.25 £10.50 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £36.00 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.20% -6.89%
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 24 July 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 24 July 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
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich 0 55 £425 - 5
Stowmarket - - - - 1
Bury St Edmunds - - - - 2
Felixstowe - - - - 1
Analyst
East of England

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 57 (39.58%) SQL
2 43 (29.86%) Finance
3 30 (20.83%) User Acceptance Testing
4 28 (19.44%) Data Analysis
5 27 (18.75%) UML
6 23 (15.97%) Degree
7 22 (15.28%) Data Warehouse
7 22 (15.28%) SQL Server
8 21 (14.58%) QA
9 20 (13.89%) ETL
10 19 (13.19%) Business Intelligence
10 19 (13.19%) Active Directory
10 19 (13.19%) Test Scripting
11 18 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
11 18 (12.50%) Windows
12 17 (11.81%) Use Case
13 16 (11.11%) Solvency II
14 15 (10.42%) SharePoint
15 14 (9.72%) Sun
15 14 (9.72%) Migration
15 14 (9.72%) HP Quality Center
16 13 (9.03%) System Testing
16 13 (9.03%) Data Mart
16 13 (9.03%) Document Management
16 13 (9.03%) HP
16 13 (9.03%) Project Management
16 13 (9.03%) Data Modelling
16 13 (9.03%) T-SQL
17 12 (8.33%) EDRMS
17 12 (8.33%) ISEB

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 15 (10.42%) SharePoint
2 12 (8.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (2.08%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.69%) SAS
5 1 (0.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.86%) MS Office
3 6 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.39%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.69%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (1.39%) Oracle General Ledger
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.08%) IPsec
1 3 (2.08%) LAN
1 3 (2.08%) TCP/IP
1 3 (2.08%) VPN
1 3 (2.08%) VLAN
2 2 (1.39%) Network Security
2 2 (1.39%) Firewall
3 1 (0.69%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (15.28%) Data Warehouse
1 22 (15.28%) SQL Server
2 13 (9.03%) Data Mart
3 12 (8.33%) EDRMS
4 10 (6.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (2.08%) QlikView
7 2 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.39%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (1.39%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.69%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 9 (6.25%) SoapUI
2 6 (4.17%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.39%) Selenium
3 2 (1.39%) JIRA
4 1 (0.69%) JMeter
4 1 (0.69%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (0.69%) LoadUI
General
1 43 (29.86%) Finance
2 2 (1.39%) General Ledger
2 2 (1.39%) Financial Institution
3 1 (0.69%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.94%) XML
2 8 (5.56%) MDX
3 5 (3.47%) .NET
4 1 (0.69%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.56%) Mathematics
2 6 (4.17%) Statistics
3 5 (3.47%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.08%) PKI
5 1 (0.69%) Physics
5 1 (0.69%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.69%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 18 (12.50%) Windows
2 8 (5.56%) Windows 7
2 8 (5.56%) Windows XP
3 3 (2.08%) UNIX
3 3 (2.08%) Solaris
3 3 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (20.83%) User Acceptance Testing
2 28 (19.44%) Data Analysis
3 27 (18.75%) UML
4 20 (13.89%) ETL
5 19 (13.19%) Business Intelligence
5 19 (13.19%) Test Scripting
6 18 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
7 17 (11.81%) Use Case
8 14 (9.72%) Migration
9 13 (9.03%) System Testing
9 13 (9.03%) Document Management
9 13 (9.03%) Project Management
9 13 (9.03%) Data Modelling
10 12 (8.33%) Information Management
11 11 (7.64%) Data Migration
11 11 (7.64%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (5.56%) Manual Testing
12 8 (5.56%) Integration Testing
12 8 (5.56%) Business Analysis
13 6 (4.17%) Business Process Mapping
Programming Languages
1 57 (39.58%) SQL
2 13 (9.03%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.69%) PL/SQL
3 1 (0.69%) VB
3 1 (0.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 23 (15.97%) Degree
2 12 (8.33%) ISEB
3 5 (3.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (2.78%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.78%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.78%) ISTQB
4 4 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.08%) MCSE
6 1 (0.69%) MCITP
6 1 (0.69%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (14.58%) QA
2 16 (11.11%) Solvency II
3 2 (1.39%) SLA
4 1 (0.69%) Data Quality
System Software
1 19 (13.19%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (9.72%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (3.47%) SCCM
3 1 (0.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (9.72%) Sun
2 13 (9.03%) HP
3 10 (6.94%) Microsoft
3 10 (6.94%) Oracle
4 5 (3.47%) VMware
5 4 (2.78%) Cisco
6 3 (2.08%) Citrix
6 3 (2.08%) Splunk
7 2 (1.39%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (0.69%) Capita
8 1 (0.69%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.69%) Kaspersky
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