Period
to 25 July 2017

The median contractor rate for an Analyst was £311 per day in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 6 months to 25 July 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
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 9 6
Rank change year-on-year -1 -3 +12
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 69 87 118
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 11.11% 11.37% 13.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.82% 11.80% 14.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 48 70
Cambridge median daily rate £311 £324 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.86% -0.38% +4.00%
10th Percentile £134 £238 £213
90th Percentile £474 £461 £439
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 11
Cambridge median hourly rate £11.33 £10.18 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.38% -40.15% -15.00%
10th Percentile £8.94 £10.09 £12.75
90th Percentile £14.63 £16.55 £18.75
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £13.50 £11.84 £12.50
% change year-on-year +14.04% -5.30% -21.88%

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 584 737 815
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 94.04% 96.34% 96.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 306 451 545
Cambridge median daily rate £350 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +9.59% -1.35%
10th Percentile £179 £233 £225
90th Percentile £500 £538 £523
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £350 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -12.50% +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 53 69
Cambridge median hourly rate £34.25 £37.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.67% +82.93% -43.84%
10th Percentile £11.82 £13.48 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.15 £55.75 £44.60
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £19.64 £35.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -43.89% +94.44% -28.00%

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 17 (24.64%) Microsoft
2 12 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (15.94%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (15.94%) Microsoft Office
4 10 (14.49%) SQL
4 10 (14.49%) Oracle
4 10 (14.49%) Windows
4 10 (14.49%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (13.04%) Oracle ERP
5 9 (13.04%) Migration
5 9 (13.04%) ERP
5 9 (13.04%) Active Directory
6 8 (11.59%) Project Management
6 8 (11.59%) Finance
6 8 (11.59%) Data Analysis
6 8 (11.59%) Business Analysis
7 7 (10.14%) Windows 7
8 6 (8.70%) Data Migration
8 6 (8.70%) Office 365
8 6 (8.70%) Service Delivery
8 6 (8.70%) SAP
9 5 (7.25%) ITIL
9 5 (7.25%) SLA
9 5 (7.25%) Life Science
10 4 (5.80%) PMO
10 4 (5.80%) Data Mapping
10 4 (5.80%) SCCM
10 4 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (5.80%) Manufacturing
10 4 (5.80%) CRM

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 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (15.94%) Microsoft Excel
1 11 (15.94%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.45%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (13.04%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (2.90%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (1.45%) Changepoint
3 1 (1.45%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.45%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.45%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.70%) Office 365
2 2 (2.90%) SaaS
2 2 (2.90%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.35%) DHCP
1 3 (4.35%) DNS
1 3 (4.35%) LAN
2 1 (1.45%) LDAP
2 1 (1.45%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (1.45%) VPN
2 1 (1.45%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.35%) Oracle ODI
1 3 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (2.90%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.45%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.45%) MS Access
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (1.45%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.45%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.90%) JIRA
2 1 (1.45%) SoapUI
2 1 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (11.59%) Finance
2 4 (5.80%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.90%) Local Government
3 2 (2.90%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (2.90%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.45%) Marketing
4 1 (1.45%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.35%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.25%) Life Science
2 4 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (4.35%) User Experience
4 2 (2.90%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.45%) Derivative
5 1 (1.45%) iPhone
5 1 (1.45%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.45%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.49%) Windows
2 7 (10.14%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.90%) Linux
3 2 (2.90%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.45%) CentOS
4 1 (1.45%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.45%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.45%) Unix
4 1 (1.45%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (14.49%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (13.04%) ERP
3 9 (13.04%) Migration
4 8 (11.59%) Business Analysis
4 8 (11.59%) Data Analysis
4 8 (11.59%) Project Management
5 6 (8.70%) Data Migration
5 6 (8.70%) Service Delivery
6 5 (7.25%) ITIL
7 4 (5.80%) CRM
7 4 (5.80%) Data Mapping
8 3 (4.35%) Analytics
8 3 (4.35%) Break/Fix
8 3 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (4.35%) Data Privacy
8 3 (4.35%) Data Protection
8 3 (4.35%) Data Validation
8 3 (4.35%) Software Distribution
8 3 (4.35%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 10 (14.49%) SQL
2 1 (1.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (5.80%) A+ Certification
2 2 (2.90%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.45%) Degree
3 1 (1.45%) MCP
3 1 (1.45%) MCSA
3 1 (1.45%) MCSE
3 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.25%) SLA
2 4 (5.80%) PMO
3 3 (4.35%) GDPR
4 2 (2.90%) GAAP
4 2 (2.90%) IFRS
5 1 (1.45%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (13.04%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.45%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (5.80%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (24.64%) Microsoft
2 10 (14.49%) Oracle
3 6 (8.70%) SAP
4 3 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.90%) Apple
5 2 (2.90%) Dell
5 2 (2.90%) Google
5 2 (2.90%) Remedy
5 2 (2.90%) ServiceNow
5 2 (2.90%) Twitter
6 1 (1.45%) Ariba
6 1 (1.45%) Cisco
6 1 (1.45%) Citrix
6 1 (1.45%) Cognos
6 1 (1.45%) HP
6 1 (1.45%) Planview
6 1 (1.45%) Tableau
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Marks Sattin
Rate: £320 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago