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 31 March 2015 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 1 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 56 54 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 25.57% 24.43% 41.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 27.05% 25.47% 42.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 36 66
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£450 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £235 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £425 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 1
Average hourly rate £13.75 £15.25 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.83% +38.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
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
207 212 193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 94.52% 95.93% 96.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 157 131
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 13 19
Average hourly rate £15.00 £11.00 £11.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -3.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.45 £9.50 £9.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £37.00 £21.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.70 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.76% -2.85%

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 31 March 2015.

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 31 March 2015. 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 50 £450 +12.50% 4
Lowestoft - 2 £200 -
Newmarket - - - -
Stowmarket - - - - 1
Bury St Edmunds - - - -
Analyst
East of England

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 45 (48.39%) Finance
2 23 (24.73%) SQL
3 20 (21.51%) ISEB
4 19 (20.43%) Business Analysis
5 18 (19.35%) SQL Server
5 18 (19.35%) PeopleSoft
6 16 (17.20%) Systems Analysis
7 15 (16.13%) User Acceptance Testing
8 14 (15.05%) Data Warehouse
9 12 (12.90%) Data Modelling
9 12 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
9 12 (12.90%) QA
9 12 (12.90%) Data Analysis
9 12 (12.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 11 (11.83%) Windows
10 11 (11.83%) Logical Data Model
10 11 (11.83%) Physical Data Model
11 10 (10.75%) Oracle
11 10 (10.75%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (9.68%) Test Scripting
12 9 (9.68%) Degree
12 9 (9.68%) Active Directory
12 9 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (9.68%) Analytics
13 8 (8.60%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 8 (8.60%) Microsoft
13 8 (8.60%) ETL
13 8 (8.60%) T-SQL
14 7 (7.53%) GAP Analysis
14 7 (7.53%) Data Mart

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 3 (3.23%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (2.15%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.08%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.08%) MS Project
1 1 (1.08%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.15%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.38%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.23%) VPN
2 3 (3.23%) IPsec
2 3 (3.23%) VLAN
2 3 (3.23%) LAN
3 1 (1.08%) Wireshark
3 1 (1.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (19.35%) SQL Server
2 14 (15.05%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (12.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (7.53%) Data Mart
5 4 (4.30%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (3.23%) Spotfire
6 3 (3.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (3.23%) OLAP
7 1 (1.08%) MS Access
7 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.08%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (3.23%) Visual Studio
1 3 (3.23%) Selenium
2 2 (2.15%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.15%) TestLink
2 2 (2.15%) Robot Framework
3 1 (1.08%) Calabash
3 1 (1.08%) Appium
3 1 (1.08%) WebDriver
General
1 45 (48.39%) Finance
2 2 (2.15%) Legal
3 1 (1.08%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.23%) .NET
2 2 (2.15%) JRuby
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.30%) NHS
2 3 (3.23%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.15%) PKI
3 2 (2.15%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.15%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.08%) Data Extraction
4 1 (1.08%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.83%) Windows
2 5 (5.38%) UNIX
3 4 (4.30%) Windows 7
4 3 (3.23%) Solaris
4 3 (3.23%) Windows XP
5 2 (2.15%) Linux
5 2 (2.15%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.15%) Android
6 1 (1.08%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (20.43%) Business Analysis
2 16 (17.20%) Systems Analysis
3 15 (16.13%) User Acceptance Testing
4 12 (12.90%) Data Analysis
4 12 (12.90%) Data Modelling
4 12 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (11.83%) Logical Data Model
5 11 (11.83%) Physical Data Model
6 10 (10.75%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (9.68%) Test Scripting
7 9 (9.68%) Analytics
8 8 (8.60%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 8 (8.60%) ETL
9 7 (7.53%) GAP Analysis
9 7 (7.53%) Transition Management
10 6 (6.45%) UML
11 5 (5.38%) ITIL
11 5 (5.38%) Validation
11 5 (5.38%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (24.73%) SQL
2 8 (8.60%) T-SQL
3 2 (2.15%) Jython
4 1 (1.08%) Python
Qualifications
1 20 (21.51%) ISEB
2 9 (9.68%) Degree
3 3 (3.23%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.23%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.08%) CRISC
4 1 (1.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.08%) CISSP
4 1 (1.08%) CISA
4 1 (1.08%) CISM
4 1 (1.08%) GIAC
4 1 (1.08%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.90%) QA
System Software
1 9 (9.68%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.08%) iptables
Systems Management
1 2 (2.15%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.08%) Iperf
2 1 (1.08%) Nessus
2 1 (1.08%) Nmap
Vendors
1 18 (19.35%) PeopleSoft
2 10 (10.75%) Oracle
3 8 (8.60%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.30%) VMware
5 3 (3.23%) HP
5 3 (3.23%) Cisco
5 3 (3.23%) Splunk
6 1 (1.08%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.08%) Citrix
6 1 (1.08%) Agilent
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