The median contractor rate for a Information Analyst was £250 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 3 months to 28 March 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.

Information Analyst
England / East of England
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 112 106 118
Rank change year-on-year -6 +12  
Contract jobs requiring an Information Analyst 11 17 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.52% 0.69% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.71% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 7
Median daily rate £250 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -41.17% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £144 £423 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £444 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £325 £290
% change year-on-year -3.84% +12.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Median hourly rate - £14.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -3.44%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.87 £21.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -7.56% -4.44%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2026 2385 2564
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 95.43% 96.40% 96.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1236 1386 1443
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 161 171 251
Median hourly rate £30.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +71.42% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £49.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.63 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.82% +15.44%  

Information Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England that featured Information Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Information Analyst in the East of England

Information Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Information Analyst in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Information Analyst in the East of England

Information Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Information Analyst in the East of England over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Information Analyst in the East of England

Information Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Information Analyst in the East of England

Information Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Information Analyst within the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex - 4 £155 -
Hertfordshire +6 3 £338 -20.58% 1
Suffolk - 2 £203 -
Cambridgeshire +5 1 £340 -15.00%
Bedfordshire -14 1 £500 +17.64%
Information Analyst
England

Information Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, Information 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 East of England region featuring Information Analyst in the job title.

1 4 (30.77%) Information Security
1 4 (30.77%) Firewall
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 3 (23.08%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) ERP
2 3 (23.08%) VPN
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) CISSP
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (23.08%) Internet
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (23.08%) Process Management
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (15.38%) COBIT
3 2 (15.38%) CISA
3 2 (15.38%) Security Management
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle
4 1 (7.69%) MS Office
4 1 (7.69%) SAP
4 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
4 1 (7.69%) MS Access
4 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
4 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.69%) Java
4 1 (7.69%) LAN
4 1 (7.69%) WAN
4 1 (7.69%) NHS

Information Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) Firewall
2 3 (23.08%) Internet
2 3 (23.08%) VPN
3 1 (7.69%) LAN
3 1 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (7.69%) MS Access
3 1 (7.69%) QlikView
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (7.69%) Advertising
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
1 1 (7.69%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
1 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Information Security
2 3 (23.08%) ERP
2 3 (23.08%) Process Management
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) Security Management
4 1 (7.69%) Business Transformation
4 1 (7.69%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
4 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
4 1 (7.69%) Information Assurance
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security Management
4 1 (7.69%) ISMS
4 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.69%) Release Management
4 1 (7.69%) Security Operations
4 1 (7.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) CISSP
2 2 (15.38%) CISA
3 1 (7.69%) CISM
3 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) COBIT
1 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Nessus
1 1 (7.69%) Nmap
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) SAP