Period
to 21 November 2018

The median contractor rate for an Analyst was £398 per day in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 21 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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 3 8
Rank change year-on-year -2 +5 -4
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 164 226 128
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 13.97% 15.78% 11.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.88% 16.83% 12.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 110 54
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £398 £336 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.30% +12.00% -8.40%
10th Percentile £191 £172 £104
90th Percentile £488 £473 £398
East of England median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 28 10
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £15.00 £13.55 £14.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.70% -5.74% +6.48%
10th Percentile £11.50 £10.24 £11.60
90th Percentile £22.31 £16.00 £42.18
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +13.79% -12.12% -

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 1,102 1,343 1,060
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.87% 93.78% 95.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 587 666 503
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% - -1.32%
10th Percentile £250 £199 £168
90th Percentile £575 £531 £525
East of England median daily rate £425 £410 £388
% change year-on-year +3.66% +5.81% +0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 140 101
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £17.50 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -53.33% +7.14% +70.73%
10th Percentile £11.80 £11.50 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £49.75 £47.50
East of England median hourly rate £17.43 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -3.19% -20.00% +7.14%

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Cambridgeshire

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analyst in Cambridgeshire

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analyst in Cambridgeshire

Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analyst in Cambridgeshire

Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 21 November 2018. 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 +2 98 £411 +2.81% 24
Peterborough 0 48 £275 -3.51% 19
Analyst
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 21 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 40 (24.39%) Microsoft
2 37 (22.56%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (18.90%) Windows
4 29 (17.68%) Business Analysis
5 25 (15.24%) Microsoft Office
6 21 (12.80%) JIRA
7 20 (12.20%) Finance
7 20 (12.20%) ITIL
7 20 (12.20%) SQL
8 18 (10.98%) ERP
9 17 (10.37%) Analytical Skills
10 16 (9.76%) Problem-Solving
10 16 (9.76%) Degree
11 15 (9.15%) Pharmaceutical
12 14 (8.54%) Microsoft Excel
12 14 (8.54%) Analytics
13 13 (7.93%) User Stories
13 13 (7.93%) Office 365
13 13 (7.93%) CRM
13 13 (7.93%) Linux
13 13 (7.93%) Active Directory
13 13 (7.93%) Stakeholder Management
14 12 (7.32%) Retail
14 12 (7.32%) Oracle
14 12 (7.32%) ServiceNow
15 10 (6.10%) Data Analysis
15 10 (6.10%) Incident Management
15 10 (6.10%) Scrum
15 10 (6.10%) Service Delivery
15 10 (6.10%) Change Management

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 7 (4.27%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.05%) Confluence
2 5 (3.05%) SAS
3 2 (1.22%) Apache
3 2 (1.22%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.22%) Skype for Business
3 2 (1.22%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.61%) CMS
4 1 (0.61%) IBM Domino
4 1 (0.61%) IIS
4 1 (0.61%) JBoss
4 1 (0.61%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.61%) WordPress
Applications
1 25 (15.24%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (8.54%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (4.27%) MS Visio
4 5 (3.05%) Microsoft Project
5 4 (2.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (1.22%) SPSS
7 1 (0.61%) HipChat
7 1 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (5.49%) NetSuite
2 3 (1.83%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.83%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.22%) Magento
3 2 (1.22%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.61%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.61%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.61%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.93%) Office 365
2 5 (3.05%) SuccessFactors
3 4 (2.44%) G Suite
3 4 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.83%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (1.22%) OneDrive
5 2 (1.22%) SaaS
6 1 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.61%) GitHub
6 1 (0.61%) Google Drive
6 1 (0.61%) vREST
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.66%) Internet
2 3 (1.83%) Firewall
2 3 (1.83%) Intranet
2 3 (1.83%) LAN
2 3 (1.83%) SSL
2 3 (1.83%) VoIP
2 3 (1.83%) WAN
2 3 (1.83%) Wireless
3 2 (1.22%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (1.22%) DNS
3 2 (1.22%) Network Security
3 2 (1.22%) Skype
3 2 (1.22%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.22%) VPN
4 1 (0.61%) 802.11
4 1 (0.61%) ATM
4 1 (0.61%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.61%) Frame Relay
4 1 (0.61%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.61%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.44%) Oracle Database
1 4 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (1.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.22%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (1.22%) Data Mining
3 2 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.22%) DB2
3 2 (1.22%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.61%) Amazon Aurora
4 1 (0.61%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (0.61%) MS Access
4 1 (0.61%) MySQL
4 1 (0.61%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 21 (12.80%) JIRA
2 6 (3.66%) Selenium
3 3 (1.83%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.83%) WebDriver
4 2 (1.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (1.22%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (1.22%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.61%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.61%) GitLab
5 1 (0.61%) Gradle
5 1 (0.61%) Hudson
5 1 (0.61%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.61%) Maven
5 1 (0.61%) Robot Framework
5 1 (0.61%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.61%) Subversion
5 1 (0.61%) TeamCity
General
1 20 (12.20%) Finance
2 15 (9.15%) Pharmaceutical
3 12 (7.32%) Retail
4 3 (1.83%) Legal
4 3 (1.83%) Marketing
4 3 (1.83%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.22%) Banking
5 2 (1.22%) French Language
5 2 (1.22%) General Ledger
5 2 (1.22%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.61%) Automotive
6 1 (0.61%) German Language
6 1 (0.61%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.44%) .NET
1 4 (2.44%) Web Services
2 3 (1.83%) COM
2 3 (1.83%) XML
3 2 (1.22%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.22%) Grails
3 2 (1.22%) HTML
3 2 (1.22%) HTML5
4 1 (0.61%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.61%) Behat
4 1 (0.61%) EDI
4 1 (0.61%) LDAP
4 1 (0.61%) REST
4 1 (0.61%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.37%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (6.10%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (3.05%) Life Science
3 5 (3.05%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.05%) User Experience
4 4 (2.44%) iPad
4 4 (2.44%) Wiki
5 3 (1.83%) Blackberry
5 3 (1.83%) iPhone
5 3 (1.83%) SWIFT
5 3 (1.83%) Virtual Team
6 2 (1.22%) Clustering
6 2 (1.22%) EPoS
6 2 (1.22%) LIMS
6 2 (1.22%) NHS
7 1 (0.61%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.61%) Derivative
7 1 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.61%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.61%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 31 (18.90%) Windows
2 13 (7.93%) Linux
3 9 (5.49%) Windows Server
4 8 (4.88%) Unix
4 8 (4.88%) Windows 10
5 5 (3.05%) Windows 7
6 4 (2.44%) Apple iOS
6 4 (2.44%) Mac OS
7 2 (1.22%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.61%) Android
8 1 (0.61%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.61%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (22.56%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (17.68%) Business Analysis
3 20 (12.20%) ITIL
4 18 (10.98%) ERP
5 16 (9.76%) Problem-Solving
6 14 (8.54%) Analytics
7 13 (7.93%) CRM
7 13 (7.93%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (7.93%) User Stories
8 10 (6.10%) Change Management
8 10 (6.10%) Data Analysis
8 10 (6.10%) Incident Management
8 10 (6.10%) Scrum
8 10 (6.10%) Service Delivery
8 10 (6.10%) Workshop Facilitation
9 9 (5.49%) Migration
10 8 (4.88%) Data Management
10 8 (4.88%) Mathematics
10 8 (4.88%) Project Management
10 8 (4.88%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 20 (12.20%) SQL
2 8 (4.88%) PL/SQL
3 7 (4.27%) Java
4 6 (3.66%) C#
5 5 (3.05%) JavaScript
5 5 (3.05%) Python
6 4 (2.44%) Bash Shell
6 4 (2.44%) PowerShell
6 4 (2.44%) T-SQL
7 3 (1.83%) Perl
8 2 (1.22%) Groovy
8 2 (1.22%) R
8 2 (1.22%) Ruby
9 1 (0.61%) C
9 1 (0.61%) C++
9 1 (0.61%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (9.76%) Degree
2 7 (4.27%) MCP
3 5 (3.05%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (3.05%) ISEB
4 4 (2.44%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.44%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.83%) A+ Certification
5 3 (1.83%) CCNA
6 2 (1.22%) CCDA
6 2 (1.22%) CCNP
6 2 (1.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.61%) ACSP
7 1 (0.61%) CBAP
7 1 (0.61%) CCA
7 1 (0.61%) CISSP
7 1 (0.61%) CSQA
7 1 (0.61%) IIBA
7 1 (0.61%) PMP
7 1 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.88%) QA
2 7 (4.27%) PMO
3 4 (2.44%) Data Quality
System Software
1 13 (7.93%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.22%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 6 (3.66%) SCCM
2 3 (1.83%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.61%) Jamf Pro
3 1 (0.61%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.61%) WSUS
Vendors
1 40 (24.39%) Microsoft
2 12 (7.32%) Oracle
2 12 (7.32%) ServiceNow
3 10 (6.10%) Cisco
4 7 (4.27%) NetApp
4 7 (4.27%) SAP
5 4 (2.44%) Apple
5 4 (2.44%) JD Edwards
5 4 (2.44%) Workday
6 3 (1.83%) Citrix
6 3 (1.83%) Riverbed
6 3 (1.83%) VMware
7 2 (1.22%) Aerohive Networks
7 2 (1.22%) Dell
7 2 (1.22%) Exinda
7 2 (1.22%) Google
7 2 (1.22%) Mitel
7 2 (1.22%) SolarWinds
7 2 (1.22%) Wonderware
8 1 (0.61%) Atlassian