The median contractor rate for a Analyst was £313 per day in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 3 months to 29 April 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Analyst
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 5 3
Rank change year-on-year -3 -2  
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 41 48 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 12.85% 12.28% 17.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.80% 12.70% 17.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 30 30
Median daily rate £313 £333 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.01% -1.48%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £240 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £458 £459
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +3.57% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 9
Median hourly rate £10.67 £14.34 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.61% +2.41%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.33 £11.01 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.73 £17.67 £18.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year +3.57% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Cambridge
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 297 378 345
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 93.10% 96.68% 96.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 241 220
Median daily rate £350 £413 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.15% +14.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £505 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year +1.01% +5.60%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 31 34
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +82.92%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £49.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.83
% change year-on-year - +4.01%  

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge that featured Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Cambridge

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Analyst in Cambridge.

Contractor daily rate trend for Analyst in Cambridge

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Cambridge over the 3 months to 29 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analyst in Cambridge

Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst in Cambridge.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analyst in Cambridge

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 April 2017, Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cambridge region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 18 (25.71%) Microsoft
2 17 (24.29%) Microsoft Excel
3 14 (20.00%) SQL
4 13 (18.57%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (17.14%) Oracle
6 11 (15.71%) Microsoft Office
6 11 (15.71%) Service Delivery
7 10 (14.29%) ERP
8 9 (12.86%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (12.86%) Windows
8 9 (12.86%) Active Directory
8 9 (12.86%) Migration
8 9 (12.86%) Oracle ERP
9 8 (11.43%) Finance
9 8 (11.43%) Data Analysis
9 8 (11.43%) Tableau
10 7 (10.00%) Windows 7
10 7 (10.00%) Business Analysis
10 7 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (8.57%) Project Management
11 6 (8.57%) SAP
11 6 (8.57%) Data Migration
12 5 (7.14%) User Experience
12 5 (7.14%) CRM
12 5 (7.14%) Life Science
13 4 (5.71%) JIRA
13 4 (5.71%) SLA
13 4 (5.71%) VPN
13 4 (5.71%) A+ Certification
13 4 (5.71%) Apple

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.29%) SAS
2 2 (2.86%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.43%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.43%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.43%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 17 (24.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (15.71%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.43%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.43%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (12.86%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.43%) Changepoint
2 1 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.43%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.43%) NetSuite
2 1 (1.43%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.43%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.43%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.43%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.29%) Office 365
1 3 (4.29%) Veeva
2 1 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.71%) VPN
2 3 (4.29%) LAN
3 2 (2.86%) DHCP
3 2 (2.86%) DNS
3 2 (2.86%) LDAP
4 1 (1.43%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (1.43%) Skype
4 1 (1.43%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.43%) WebEx
4 1 (1.43%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.29%) Oracle ODI
1 3 (4.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.43%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.43%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.43%) MS Access
2 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (1.43%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (5.71%) JIRA
2 1 (1.43%) Bugzilla
2 1 (1.43%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.43%) Selenium
2 1 (1.43%) Subversion
General
1 8 (11.43%) Finance
2 3 (4.29%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.86%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (2.86%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.43%) Local Government
4 1 (1.43%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.29%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (1.43%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.14%) Life Science
1 5 (7.14%) User Experience
2 3 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.29%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (2.86%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.43%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.43%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.86%) Windows
2 7 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.43%) Linux
3 1 (1.43%) Unix
3 1 (1.43%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (18.57%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (15.71%) Service Delivery
3 10 (14.29%) ERP
4 9 (12.86%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (12.86%) Migration
5 8 (11.43%) Data Analysis
6 7 (10.00%) Business Analysis
6 7 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (8.57%) Data Migration
7 6 (8.57%) Project Management
8 5 (7.14%) CRM
9 4 (5.71%) Data Mapping
10 3 (4.29%) Analytics
10 3 (4.29%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (4.29%) Data Validation
10 3 (4.29%) Software Distribution
10 3 (4.29%) Validation
10 3 (4.29%) Wireframes
11 2 (2.86%) Network Planning
11 2 (2.86%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 14 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (1.43%) C#
2 1 (1.43%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (5.71%) A+ Certification
2 1 (1.43%) Degree
2 1 (1.43%) MCP
2 1 (1.43%) MCSA
2 1 (1.43%) MCSE
2 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.71%) SLA
2 3 (4.29%) PMO
3 2 (2.86%) GAAP
3 2 (2.86%) IFRS
4 1 (1.43%) QA
System Software
1 9 (12.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (5.71%) SCCM
2 1 (1.43%) SCSM
Vendors
1 18 (25.71%) Microsoft
2 12 (17.14%) Oracle
3 8 (11.43%) Tableau
4 6 (8.57%) SAP
5 4 (5.71%) Apple
6 2 (2.86%) Dell
6 2 (2.86%) HP
6 2 (2.86%) Remedy
7 1 (1.43%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.43%) Cisco
7 1 (1.43%) Citrix
7 1 (1.43%) Cognos
7 1 (1.43%) Google
7 1 (1.43%) Planview
7 1 (1.43%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.43%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.43%) Twitter
7 1 (1.43%) webMethods
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