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 24 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
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 10 11 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -10
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 32 32 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 14.16% 16.16% 23.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.55% 17.49% 23.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 21 51
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£425 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £175 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £460 £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 1
Average hourly rate £12.50 £10.25 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.95% -26.78%
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
220 183 249
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 97.35% 92.42% 98.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 109 168
Average daily rate £410 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £213 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 30 19
Average hourly rate £12.50 £11.50 £13.98
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% -17.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £9.48 £9.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £25.54 £20.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -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 24 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 24 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 25 £425 +6.25% 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 24 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 (39.29%) Finance
2 20 (23.81%) Systems Analysis
3 18 (21.43%) Degree
4 16 (19.05%) SQL
5 13 (15.48%) Document Management
5 13 (15.48%) ISEB
6 12 (14.29%) EDRMS
6 12 (14.29%) SQL Server
6 12 (14.29%) PeopleSoft
6 12 (14.29%) SharePoint
6 12 (14.29%) UML
6 12 (14.29%) Information Management
6 12 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 12 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
7 11 (13.10%) Data Analysis
7 11 (13.10%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (13.10%) Project Management
8 10 (11.90%) Use Case
9 9 (10.71%) Business Analysis
9 9 (10.71%) Active Directory
9 9 (10.71%) Solvency II
10 8 (9.52%) Sun
10 8 (9.52%) Test Scripting
11 7 (8.33%) ETL
11 7 (8.33%) Windows
12 6 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 5 (5.95%) Migration
13 5 (5.95%) MS PowerPoint
13 5 (5.95%) Manual Testing

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 12 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (3.57%) IIS
2 3 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.19%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (5.95%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (3.57%) MS Office
2 3 (3.57%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.38%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.19%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.57%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.38%) VPN
2 2 (2.38%) LAN
2 2 (2.38%) IPsec
2 2 (2.38%) VLAN
3 1 (1.19%) Network Security
3 1 (1.19%) VoIP
3 1 (1.19%) DHCP
3 1 (1.19%) DNS
3 1 (1.19%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 12 (14.29%) EDRMS
2 6 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (5.95%) Data Mart
4 4 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (3.57%) QlikView
6 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.38%) Visual Studio
1 2 (2.38%) SoapUI
2 1 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.19%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 33 (39.29%) Finance
2 2 (2.38%) Legal
3 1 (1.19%) Advertising
3 1 (1.19%) Local Government
3 1 (1.19%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.57%) XML
2 2 (2.38%) MDX
2 2 (2.38%) .NET
3 1 (1.19%) JRuby
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.95%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.38%) PKI
3 1 (1.19%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.19%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.19%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.33%) Windows
2 5 (5.95%) Windows 7
3 3 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.38%) UNIX
4 2 (2.38%) Solaris
4 2 (2.38%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (23.81%) Systems Analysis
2 13 (15.48%) Document Management
3 12 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 12 (14.29%) UML
3 12 (14.29%) Information Management
4 11 (13.10%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (13.10%) Project Management
4 11 (13.10%) Data Analysis
5 10 (11.90%) Use Case
6 9 (10.71%) Business Analysis
7 8 (9.52%) Test Scripting
8 7 (8.33%) ETL
9 5 (5.95%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (5.95%) ITIL
9 5 (5.95%) GAP Analysis
9 5 (5.95%) Data Modelling
9 5 (5.95%) Migration
9 5 (5.95%) Manual Testing
9 5 (5.95%) Logical Data Model
9 5 (5.95%) Physical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 16 (19.05%) SQL
2 5 (5.95%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.19%) VB
3 1 (1.19%) Jython
Qualifications
1 18 (21.43%) Degree
2 13 (15.48%) ISEB
3 3 (3.57%) CISSP
3 3 (3.57%) CISA
3 3 (3.57%) CISM
3 3 (3.57%) CRISC
4 2 (2.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (2.38%) GIAC
4 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.38%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.38%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.19%) MCITP
5 1 (1.19%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.71%) Solvency II
2 5 (5.95%) QA
System Software
1 9 (10.71%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.19%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (14.29%) PeopleSoft
2 8 (9.52%) Sun
3 5 (5.95%) HP
4 4 (4.76%) Microsoft
5 3 (3.57%) Oracle
5 3 (3.57%) VMware
6 2 (2.38%) Cisco
6 2 (2.38%) Splunk
7 1 (1.19%) Mitel
7 1 (1.19%) ProCurve
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