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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 7 10 3
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -7
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 29 30 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 14.72% 16.57% 21.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.34% 17.54% 21.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 25 48
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£425 £408 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.29% +1.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £288 £134
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £459 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.74% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 6
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £14.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% +35.65%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
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
189 171 283
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 95.94% 94.48% 97.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 132 193
Average daily rate £400 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £451 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 24
Average hourly rate £12.75 £10.75 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.60% -43.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.28 £9.63 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £14.72 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -1 23 £425 - 1
Bury St Edmunds - 1 £250 - 2
Felixstowe - - - -
Newmarket - - - -
Stowmarket - - - -
Analyst
East of England

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 41 (35.65%) SQL
2 33 (28.70%) Finance
3 25 (21.74%) Data Analysis
4 22 (19.13%) Degree
4 22 (19.13%) SQL Server
5 20 (17.39%) User Acceptance Testing
6 19 (16.52%) Active Directory
6 19 (16.52%) UML
7 18 (15.65%) Systems Analysis
8 17 (14.78%) Data Warehouse
9 16 (13.91%) Windows
9 16 (13.91%) Business Intelligence
9 16 (13.91%) Solvency II
10 14 (12.17%) Data Mart
10 14 (12.17%) Sun
10 14 (12.17%) T-SQL
10 14 (12.17%) Data Modelling
11 13 (11.30%) ETL
11 13 (11.30%) SharePoint
11 13 (11.30%) Document Management
11 13 (11.30%) Migration
11 13 (11.30%) Use Case
11 13 (11.30%) Test Scripting
12 12 (10.43%) SharePoint 2010
12 12 (10.43%) Information Management
12 12 (10.43%) EDRMS
13 11 (9.57%) Project Management
13 11 (9.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 11 (9.57%) QA
14 9 (7.83%) Data Migration

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 13 (11.30%) SharePoint
2 12 (10.43%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (3.48%) MS Exchange
4 3 (2.61%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.87%) SAS
5 1 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 6 (5.22%) MS Office
2 5 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (3.48%) MS Excel
4 2 (1.74%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.87%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (0.87%) Oracle General Ledger
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.48%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.61%) VPN
2 3 (2.61%) LAN
2 3 (2.61%) IPsec
2 3 (2.61%) VLAN
3 2 (1.74%) Firewall
3 2 (1.74%) DNS
3 2 (1.74%) Network Security
4 1 (0.87%) SAN
4 1 (0.87%) VoIP
4 1 (0.87%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (19.13%) SQL Server
2 17 (14.78%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (12.17%) Data Mart
4 12 (10.43%) EDRMS
5 11 (9.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (6.09%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (2.61%) QlikView
8 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.87%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.87%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (3.48%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.61%) SoapUI
3 2 (1.74%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.87%) LoadUI
4 1 (0.87%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (0.87%) Selenium
4 1 (0.87%) JMeter
4 1 (0.87%) JIRA
General
1 33 (28.70%) Finance
2 2 (1.74%) Financial Institution
3 1 (0.87%) General Ledger
3 1 (0.87%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.48%) XML
2 3 (2.61%) .NET
3 2 (1.74%) MDX
4 1 (0.87%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.09%) Mathematics
2 5 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.48%) Statistics
4 3 (2.61%) PKI
5 2 (1.74%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.87%) Physics
6 1 (0.87%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (13.91%) Windows
2 8 (6.96%) Windows XP
3 7 (6.09%) Windows 7
4 4 (3.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.61%) UNIX
5 3 (2.61%) Solaris
6 1 (0.87%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (21.74%) Data Analysis
2 20 (17.39%) User Acceptance Testing
3 19 (16.52%) UML
4 18 (15.65%) Systems Analysis
5 16 (13.91%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (12.17%) Data Modelling
7 13 (11.30%) ETL
7 13 (11.30%) Document Management
7 13 (11.30%) Migration
7 13 (11.30%) Use Case
7 13 (11.30%) Test Scripting
8 12 (10.43%) Information Management
9 11 (9.57%) Project Management
10 9 (7.83%) Data Migration
11 8 (6.96%) Business Analysis
12 7 (6.09%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (6.09%) System Testing
13 6 (5.22%) Manual Testing
13 6 (5.22%) GAP Analysis
13 6 (5.22%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 41 (35.65%) SQL
2 14 (12.17%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.87%) PL/SQL
3 1 (0.87%) VB
Qualifications
1 22 (19.13%) Degree
2 7 (6.09%) ISEB
3 4 (3.48%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.61%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.61%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.74%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.74%) MCSE
5 2 (1.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.87%) MCP
6 1 (0.87%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (13.91%) Solvency II
2 11 (9.57%) QA
3 2 (1.74%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (16.52%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.87%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (6.09%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.61%) SCCM
3 1 (0.87%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (12.17%) Sun
2 8 (6.96%) HP
3 7 (6.09%) Oracle
3 7 (6.09%) Microsoft
4 6 (5.22%) VMware
5 4 (3.48%) Cisco
6 3 (2.61%) Splunk
6 3 (2.61%) Citrix
7 2 (1.74%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (0.87%) ProCurve
8 1 (0.87%) Mitel