Period
to 16 January 2019

The median contractor rate for an Analyst was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

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
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 5 3 8
Rank change year-on-year -2 +5 -5
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 147 220 123
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 13.79% 16.79% 11.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.73% 17.78% 11.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 108 44
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £336 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.61% +8.39% -8.15%
10th Percentile £168 £192 £208
90th Percentile £488 £483 £413
East of England median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 27 12
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £15.00 £13.60 £14.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.29% -8.57% +13.33%
10th Percentile £12.25 £10.40 £11.67
90th Percentile £22.50 £21.75 £40.76
East of England median hourly rate £15.48 £14.75 £16.50
% change year-on-year +4.95% -10.61% -

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 998 1,237 1,032
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.62% 94.43% 96.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 543 612 446
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £375 £366
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +2.39% -4.87%
10th Percentile £250 £225 £169
90th Percentile £588 £550 £525
East of England median daily rate £425 £413 £388
% change year-on-year +3.03% +6.38% -0.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 117 121
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £19.75 £37.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -47.33% +50.00% +42.86%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.50 £11.00
90th Percentile £52.50 £49.75 £47.50
East of England median hourly rate £17.38 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year -10.90% -2.50% -11.11%

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 16 January 2019.

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
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 16 January 2019. 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 +3 91 £399 +10.08% 17
Peterborough 0 42 £268 -5.31% 19
Huntingdon +3 1 £600 +215.79% 3
Analyst
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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 33 (22.45%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (21.09%) Microsoft
3 27 (18.37%) Windows
4 22 (14.97%) Finance
5 21 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 21 (14.29%) Linux
5 21 (14.29%) SQL
6 19 (12.93%) Microsoft Office
7 17 (11.56%) Oracle
7 17 (11.56%) JIRA
8 16 (10.88%) ITIL
8 16 (10.88%) Analytical Skills
9 14 (9.52%) ServiceNow
9 14 (9.52%) Pharmaceutical
9 14 (9.52%) ERP
10 13 (8.84%) Active Directory
10 13 (8.84%) Degree
11 12 (8.16%) Office 365
11 12 (8.16%) Microsoft Excel
12 11 (7.48%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (7.48%) Scrum
12 11 (7.48%) User Stories
13 10 (6.80%) Windows 10
13 10 (6.80%) Data Analysis
13 10 (6.80%) Cisco Certification
13 10 (6.80%) Unix
14 9 (6.12%) Project Management
14 9 (6.12%) Retail
14 9 (6.12%) Incident Management
14 9 (6.12%) ITSM

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 6 (4.08%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.40%) SAS
3 3 (2.04%) Confluence
3 3 (2.04%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.36%) Apache
4 2 (1.36%) CMS
4 2 (1.36%) Documentum
4 2 (1.36%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.68%) DNN
5 1 (0.68%) IBM Domino
5 1 (0.68%) IIS
5 1 (0.68%) JBoss
5 1 (0.68%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.68%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.68%) WordPress
Applications
1 19 (12.93%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (8.16%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (3.40%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (2.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (1.36%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.36%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (1.36%) SPSS
6 1 (0.68%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 5 (3.40%) NetSuite
2 3 (2.04%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (1.36%) Magento
3 2 (1.36%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.68%) ResourceLink
4 1 (0.68%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.68%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.68%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.16%) Office 365
2 4 (2.72%) G Suite
2 4 (2.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.36%) OneDrive
3 2 (1.36%) Veeva
4 1 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.68%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (0.68%) GitHub
4 1 (0.68%) Google Drive
4 1 (0.68%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (0.68%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.44%) TCP/IP
2 7 (4.76%) Internet
3 4 (2.72%) Intranet
3 4 (2.72%) WAN
4 3 (2.04%) Firewall
4 3 (2.04%) LAN
4 3 (2.04%) SSL
4 3 (2.04%) Wireless
5 2 (1.36%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (1.36%) DNS
5 2 (1.36%) Network Security
5 2 (1.36%) VoIP
5 2 (1.36%) VPN
6 1 (0.68%) Broadband
6 1 (0.68%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.68%) OSPF
6 1 (0.68%) SSH
6 1 (0.68%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.68%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.72%) Oracle Database
2 3 (2.04%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.36%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (1.36%) Data Mining
3 2 (1.36%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.36%) DB2
3 2 (1.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.68%) Amazon Aurora
4 1 (0.68%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (0.68%) MS Access
4 1 (0.68%) MySQL
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 17 (11.56%) JIRA
2 6 (4.08%) Selenium
3 4 (2.72%) Git (software)
3 4 (2.72%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (1.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (1.36%) HP UFT
4 2 (1.36%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.36%) JMeter
4 2 (1.36%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.68%) GitLab
5 1 (0.68%) Gradle
5 1 (0.68%) Hudson
5 1 (0.68%) Maven
5 1 (0.68%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.68%) Subversion
5 1 (0.68%) TeamCity
General
1 22 (14.97%) Finance
2 14 (9.52%) Pharmaceutical
3 9 (6.12%) Retail
4 4 (2.72%) Law
4 4 (2.72%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.04%) Banking
5 3 (2.04%) French Language
6 2 (1.36%) Back Office
6 2 (1.36%) General Ledger
6 2 (1.36%) Legal
6 2 (1.36%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.36%) Marketing
7 1 (0.68%) Automotive
7 1 (0.68%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.72%) Web Services
1 4 (2.72%) XML
2 3 (2.04%) .NET
2 3 (2.04%) LDAP
3 2 (1.36%) Grails
3 2 (1.36%) HTML
3 2 (1.36%) HTML5
4 1 (0.68%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.68%) COM
4 1 (0.68%) EDI
4 1 (0.68%) REST
4 1 (0.68%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.88%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.08%) Self-Motivation
2 6 (4.08%) Wiki
3 5 (3.40%) Life Science
4 4 (2.72%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (1.36%) Clustering
5 2 (1.36%) EPoS
5 2 (1.36%) iPad
5 2 (1.36%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.36%) NHS
5 2 (1.36%) User Experience
5 2 (1.36%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.68%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.68%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.68%) Derivative
6 1 (0.68%) LIMS
6 1 (0.68%) Market Risk
6 1 (0.68%) Social Media
6 1 (0.68%) SWIFT
6 1 (0.68%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 27 (18.37%) Windows
2 21 (14.29%) Linux
3 10 (6.80%) Unix
3 10 (6.80%) Windows 10
4 6 (4.08%) Mac OS
4 6 (4.08%) Windows Server
5 5 (3.40%) Apple iOS
6 3 (2.04%) Ubuntu
6 3 (2.04%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.36%) Android
8 1 (0.68%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (22.45%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 16 (10.88%) ITIL
4 14 (9.52%) ERP
5 11 (7.48%) Scrum
5 11 (7.48%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (7.48%) User Stories
6 10 (6.80%) Data Analysis
7 9 (6.12%) Analytics
7 9 (6.12%) Incident Management
7 9 (6.12%) ITSM
7 9 (6.12%) Project Management
8 8 (5.44%) Problem-Solving
8 8 (5.44%) Test Automation
9 7 (4.76%) Change Management
9 7 (4.76%) Cybersecurity
9 7 (4.76%) Workshop Facilitation
10 6 (4.08%) CRM
10 6 (4.08%) Data Modelling
10 6 (4.08%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (14.29%) SQL
2 8 (5.44%) PL/SQL
3 6 (4.08%) Java
3 6 (4.08%) Python
4 5 (3.40%) JavaScript
4 5 (3.40%) Perl
5 4 (2.72%) Bash Shell
5 4 (2.72%) C#
5 4 (2.72%) PowerShell
5 4 (2.72%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.36%) Groovy
6 2 (1.36%) R
7 1 (0.68%) C
7 1 (0.68%) C++
7 1 (0.68%) Ruby
7 1 (0.68%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (8.84%) Degree
2 10 (6.80%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (5.44%) CCNA
4 5 (3.40%) CISSP
4 5 (3.40%) Security Cleared
5 4 (2.72%) GCFE
5 4 (2.72%) GCIH
5 4 (2.72%) GIAC
5 4 (2.72%) ISEB
5 4 (2.72%) SANS
6 3 (2.04%) A+ Certification
6 3 (2.04%) CCNP
6 3 (2.04%) MCP
6 3 (2.04%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.36%) CCDA
7 2 (1.36%) DBS Check
7 2 (1.36%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.36%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.68%) CCA
8 1 (0.68%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.44%) PMO
2 5 (3.40%) QA
3 2 (1.36%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.36%) GxP
System Software
1 13 (8.84%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.36%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (1.36%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (4.08%) SCCM
2 4 (2.72%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
2 4 (2.72%) CSIRT
3 3 (2.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.68%) Jamf Pro
4 1 (0.68%) Stealthwatch
4 1 (0.68%) WSUS
Vendors
1 31 (21.09%) Microsoft
2 17 (11.56%) Oracle
3 14 (9.52%) ServiceNow
4 4 (2.72%) Apple
4 4 (2.72%) SAP
4 4 (2.72%) Wonderware
5 3 (2.04%) Cisco
5 3 (2.04%) SolarWinds
6 2 (1.36%) Aerohive Networks
6 2 (1.36%) Citrix
6 2 (1.36%) Dell
6 2 (1.36%) Exinda
6 2 (1.36%) Google
6 2 (1.36%) JD Edwards
6 2 (1.36%) Mitel
6 2 (1.36%) OpenText
6 2 (1.36%) Remedy
6 2 (1.36%) Riverbed
6 2 (1.36%) Siebel
6 2 (1.36%) VMware