Period
to 10 August 2020

The median contractor rate for an Analyst was £381 per day in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 10 August 2020.

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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
10 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 18 3 2
Rank change year-on-year -15 -1 +3
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 31 182 197
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 8.01% 15.36% 17.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.54% 16.46% 18.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 90 96
Median daily rate £381 £420 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.23% +8.39% +10.71%
10th Percentile £323 £167 £213
90th Percentile £489 £525 £488
East of England median daily rate £388 £413 £375
% change year-on-year -6.06% +10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 43 38
Median hourly rate £14.30 £13.00 £13.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -5.80% +2.22%
10th Percentile £13.00 £9.65 £10.28
90th Percentile £16.25 £17.75 £17.25
East of England median hourly rate £15.50 £13.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year +19.23% -10.34% +3.57%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. 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
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies in Cambridgeshire with a recognized job title 363 1,106 1,046
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.80% 93.33% 95.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 633 542
Median daily rate £450 £450 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.46% +19.64%
10th Percentile £247 £188 £245
90th Percentile £650 £633 £575
East of England median daily rate £425 £445 £425
% change year-on-year -4.49% +4.71% +3.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 118 100
Median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.06% +1.54% -26.97%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.61 £11.13
90th Percentile £45.00 £50.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate £19.80 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year +23.75% -5.88% -2.86%

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Cambridgeshire

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Analyst in Cambridgeshire.

Daily rate trend for Analyst in Cambridgeshire

Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Analyst in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 10 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Analyst in Cambridgeshire

Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Analyst in Cambridgeshire.

Hourly rate trend for Analyst in Cambridgeshire

Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 10 August 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -9 18 £406 -4.41% 2
Peterborough -6 12 £375 +30.43% 6
Analyst
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 10 August 2020, 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 8 (25.81%) Incident Management
2 6 (19.35%) Retail
2 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (19.35%) Azure
2 6 (19.35%) SQL
3 5 (16.13%) Active Directory
3 5 (16.13%) User Stories
3 5 (16.13%) Office 365
4 4 (12.90%) Windows 10
4 4 (12.90%) SC Cleared
4 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
4 4 (12.90%) Business Analysis
4 4 (12.90%) PL/SQL
4 4 (12.90%) Windows
4 4 (12.90%) Linux
5 3 (9.68%) ITIL
5 3 (9.68%) Oracle
5 3 (9.68%) Citrix
5 3 (9.68%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (9.68%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder Analysis
6 2 (6.45%) Kubernetes
6 2 (6.45%) GitHub
6 2 (6.45%) Windows Server
6 2 (6.45%) Service Design
6 2 (6.45%) Wireframes
6 2 (6.45%) IT Strategy
6 2 (6.45%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (6.45%) Epics

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 2 (6.45%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
1 2 (6.45%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.23%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (3.23%) SAS
2 1 (3.23%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (6.45%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (19.35%) Azure
2 5 (16.13%) Office 365
3 2 (6.45%) AWS
3 2 (6.45%) GitHub
4 1 (3.23%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (3.23%) G Suite
4 1 (3.23%) Mimecast
4 1 (3.23%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) HTTP
1 2 (6.45%) SAN
2 1 (3.23%) DHCP
2 1 (3.23%) DNS
2 1 (3.23%) Skype
2 1 (3.23%) VPN
2 1 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (3.23%) MySQL
2 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.23%) Power BI
2 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.23%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Balsamiq
1 2 (6.45%) JIRA
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (3.23%) ERwin
General
1 6 (19.35%) Retail
2 3 (9.68%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.23%) Back Office
4 1 (3.23%) Billing
4 1 (3.23%) Public Sector
4 1 (3.23%) Turkish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) Middleware
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle Fusion
1 2 (6.45%) Web Services
2 1 (3.23%) Apache NiFi
2 1 (3.23%) Django
2 1 (3.23%) EDIFACT
2 1 (3.23%) JSON
2 1 (3.23%) RESTful
2 1 (3.23%) SAP PI
2 1 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.23%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.23%) iPhone
2 1 (3.23%) LIMS
2 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Linux
1 4 (12.90%) Windows
1 4 (12.90%) Windows 10
2 2 (6.45%) Android
2 2 (6.45%) Apple iOS
2 2 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (6.45%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) Incident Management
2 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (16.13%) User Stories
4 4 (12.90%) Business Analysis
5 3 (9.68%) ITIL
5 3 (9.68%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (6.45%) Acceptance Criteria
6 2 (6.45%) BPMN
6 2 (6.45%) DevOps
6 2 (6.45%) Epics
6 2 (6.45%) IT Strategy
6 2 (6.45%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (6.45%) Project Delivery
6 2 (6.45%) Requirements Management
6 2 (6.45%) Service Design
6 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder Analysis
6 2 (6.45%) Test Strategy
6 2 (6.45%) UML
6 2 (6.45%) Waterfall
6 2 (6.45%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 6 (19.35%) SQL
2 4 (12.90%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) SC Cleared
1 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) MCSE
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) QA
2 1 (3.23%) GDPR
2 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (16.13%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) Kubernetes
2 1 (3.23%) PingFederate
2 1 (3.23%) SCCM
2 1 (3.23%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 3 (9.68%) Citrix
1 3 (9.68%) Oracle
2 2 (6.45%) Red Hat
2 2 (6.45%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (6.45%) ServiceNow
2 2 (6.45%) VMware
3 1 (3.23%) Adobe
3 1 (3.23%) CrowdStrike
3 1 (3.23%) Cylance
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.23%) MuleSoft
3 1 (3.23%) Okta
3 1 (3.23%) QAD
3 1 (3.23%) SAP
3 1 (3.23%) Tableau