Period
to 16 November 2018

The median contractor rate for an Analyst was £414 per day in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 6 months to 16 November 2018.

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
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 10 10
Rank change year-on-year +4 0 -2
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 101 78 64
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 13.29% 11.26% 10.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.35% 11.94% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 55 28
Cambridge median daily rate £414 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.44% +23.08% -
10th Percentile £221 £200 £209
90th Percentile £488 £450 £424
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £400 £336 £300
% change year-on-year +19.05% +12.00% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 4
Cambridge median hourly rate £15.75 £15.50 £13.76
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.60% +12.65% -19.06%
10th Percentile £9.00 £11.35 £10.55
90th Percentile £23.00 £23.63 £16.84
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £15.00 £13.55 £13.50
% change year-on-year +10.70% +0.37% +0.93%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Cambridge
Contract vacancies in Cambridge with a recognized job title 704 653 608
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.63% 94.23% 95.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 384 361 313
Cambridge median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% - -0.66%
10th Percentile £282 £200 £213
90th Percentile £575 £550 £547
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +13.33% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 92 58
Cambridge median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.25% +6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £15.04 £16.83 £13.68
90th Percentile £52.50 £52.38 £52.00
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £17.50 £37.50 £26.88
% change year-on-year -53.33% +39.53% +31.10%

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings that featured Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

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 6 months to 16 November 2018.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridge

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Cambridge over the 6 months to 16 November 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Analyst in Cambridge

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

For the 6 months to 16 November 2018, Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cambridge region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 32 (31.68%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (21.78%) Microsoft
3 21 (20.79%) JIRA
4 20 (19.80%) Business Analysis
5 17 (16.83%) ERP
5 17 (16.83%) Finance
6 16 (15.84%) Windows
7 12 (11.88%) Pharmaceutical
7 12 (11.88%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (11.88%) Microsoft Office
8 11 (10.89%) Analytics
8 11 (10.89%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (9.90%) User Stories
9 10 (9.90%) Office 365
9 10 (9.90%) CRM
9 10 (9.90%) Degree
10 9 (8.91%) Microsoft Excel
10 9 (8.91%) Active Directory
10 9 (8.91%) Scrum
10 9 (8.91%) ServiceNow
10 9 (8.91%) Self-Motivation
11 8 (7.92%) Workshop Facilitation
11 8 (7.92%) Migration
11 8 (7.92%) ITIL
11 8 (7.92%) SQL
11 8 (7.92%) NetSuite
12 7 (6.93%) Data Analysis
12 7 (6.93%) SAP
12 7 (6.93%) Oracle
12 7 (6.93%) Java

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 6 (5.94%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.95%) Confluence
3 4 (3.96%) SAS
4 2 (1.98%) Apache
4 2 (1.98%) Skype for Business
4 2 (1.98%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.99%) IBM Domino
5 1 (0.99%) IIS
5 1 (0.99%) JBoss
5 1 (0.99%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (11.88%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (8.91%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (4.95%) MS Visio
4 4 (3.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (2.97%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (1.98%) Chatbot
7 1 (0.99%) HipChat
7 1 (0.99%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (7.92%) NetSuite
2 3 (2.97%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (1.98%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.98%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.98%) Magento
3 2 (1.98%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.99%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.99%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.99%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.90%) Office 365
2 4 (3.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.96%) SuccessFactors
3 3 (2.97%) Dynamics 365
3 3 (2.97%) G Suite
4 2 (1.98%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.99%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.99%) GitHub
5 1 (0.99%) vREST
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.97%) SSL
2 2 (1.98%) Internet
2 2 (1.98%) Skype
3 1 (0.99%) SSH
3 1 (0.99%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.98%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (1.98%) Oracle Database
1 2 (1.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (0.99%) Amazon Aurora
2 1 (0.99%) Amazon Redshift
2 1 (0.99%) Data Mining
2 1 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.99%) MySQL
2 1 (0.99%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (0.99%) Power BI
2 1 (0.99%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 21 (20.79%) JIRA
2 4 (3.96%) Selenium
3 3 (2.97%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.97%) WebDriver
4 2 (1.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (1.98%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.99%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.99%) GitLab
5 1 (0.99%) Gradle
5 1 (0.99%) Hudson
5 1 (0.99%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.99%) Maven
5 1 (0.99%) Robot Framework
5 1 (0.99%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.99%) Subversion
5 1 (0.99%) TeamCity
General
1 17 (16.83%) Finance
2 12 (11.88%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (2.97%) Legal
3 3 (2.97%) Marketing
3 3 (2.97%) Retail
4 2 (1.98%) General Ledger
4 2 (1.98%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.99%) Automotive
5 1 (0.99%) Banking
5 1 (0.99%) German Language
5 1 (0.99%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.98%) .NET
1 2 (1.98%) Grails
1 2 (1.98%) HTML
1 2 (1.98%) HTML5
1 2 (1.98%) XML
2 1 (0.99%) Behat
2 1 (0.99%) COM
2 1 (0.99%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.89%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (8.91%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (2.97%) Life Science
3 3 (2.97%) Virtual Team
4 2 (1.98%) Clustering
4 2 (1.98%) EPoS
4 2 (1.98%) iPad
4 2 (1.98%) LIMS
5 1 (0.99%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.99%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.99%) Derivative
5 1 (0.99%) iPhone
5 1 (0.99%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.99%) Market Risk
5 1 (0.99%) Taxonomies
5 1 (0.99%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (15.84%) Windows
2 7 (6.93%) Windows 10
3 5 (4.95%) Windows Server
4 4 (3.96%) Apple iOS
4 4 (3.96%) Linux
5 3 (2.97%) Mac OS
6 2 (1.98%) Unix
6 2 (1.98%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.99%) Android
7 1 (0.99%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (31.68%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (19.80%) Business Analysis
3 17 (16.83%) ERP
4 12 (11.88%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (10.89%) Analytics
6 10 (9.90%) CRM
6 10 (9.90%) User Stories
7 9 (8.91%) Scrum
8 8 (7.92%) ITIL
8 8 (7.92%) Migration
8 8 (7.92%) Workshop Facilitation
9 7 (6.93%) Change Management
9 7 (6.93%) Data Analysis
9 7 (6.93%) Project Management
10 6 (5.94%) Data Management
10 6 (5.94%) Test Automation
10 6 (5.94%) Visualisation
10 6 (5.94%) Waterfall
11 5 (4.95%) Data Migration
11 5 (4.95%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (7.92%) SQL
2 7 (6.93%) Java
3 4 (3.96%) Bash Shell
3 4 (3.96%) C#
3 4 (3.96%) JavaScript
3 4 (3.96%) PowerShell
4 3 (2.97%) Python
5 2 (1.98%) Groovy
5 2 (1.98%) R
5 2 (1.98%) Ruby
5 2 (1.98%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.99%) C
6 1 (0.99%) C++
6 1 (0.99%) Perl
6 1 (0.99%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.99%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (9.90%) Degree
2 3 (2.97%) ISEB
3 2 (1.98%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.99%) ACSP
4 1 (0.99%) CBAP
4 1 (0.99%) CCA
4 1 (0.99%) CSQA
4 1 (0.99%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.99%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.93%) PMO
2 4 (3.96%) QA
3 3 (2.97%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (8.91%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.98%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (1.98%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (4.95%) SCCM
2 3 (2.97%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.99%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 22 (21.78%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.91%) ServiceNow
3 7 (6.93%) Oracle
3 7 (6.93%) SAP
4 4 (3.96%) Apple
5 3 (2.97%) JD Edwards
6 2 (1.98%) Citrix
6 2 (1.98%) Dell
6 2 (1.98%) VMware
6 2 (1.98%) Workday
7 1 (0.99%) Databricks
7 1 (0.99%) Dataiku
7 1 (0.99%) Epicor
7 1 (0.99%) Google
7 1 (0.99%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.99%) Remedy
7 1 (0.99%) Sage
7 1 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.99%) Tableau
7 1 (0.99%) Talend