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The median contractor rate for an IT Analyst was £238 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 15 August 2022.

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.

IT Analyst
England > East of England
6 months to
15 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 103 105 95
Rank change year-on-year +2 -10 +63
Contract jobs requiring an IT Analyst 31 26 11
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 1.24% 1.16% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.37% 1.26% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 5
10th Percentile £130 £150 £161
25th Percentile £138 £160 £170
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £238 £275 £325
Median % change year-on-year -13.64% -15.38% -10.34%
75th Percentile £255 £419 £394
90th Percentile £288 £438 £396
England median daily rate £350 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -12.50% +6.67% +8.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 10 2
10th Percentile - £12.45 -
25th Percentile £11.61 £13.87 -
Median hourly rate £13.25 £19.99 £13.00
Median % change year-on-year -33.70% +53.73% -18.75%
75th Percentile £20.75 £24.00 -
90th Percentile £23.75 - -
England median hourly rate £17.50 £15.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year +14.75% +1.67% +3.45%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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
East of England
Contract vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 2,265 2,062 1,421
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 90.24% 91.77% 92.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,459 1,225 867
10th Percentile £190 £149 £180
25th Percentile £356 £253 £308
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £475 £413 £425
Median % change year-on-year +15.15% -2.94% -2.58%
75th Percentile £586 £525 £525
90th Percentile £675 £602 £588
England median daily rate £550 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 340 271 101
10th Percentile £13.10 £12.25 £13.00
25th Percentile £13.48 £12.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate £19.81 £15.00 £19.50
Median % change year-on-year +32.07% -23.08% +21.88%
75th Percentile £52.50 £24.25 £45.00
90th Percentile £62.55 £48.75 £55.00
England median hourly rate £25.50 £19.62 £20.74
% change year-on-year +29.99% -5.39% +9.13%

IT Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Analyst in the East of England

IT Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing IT Analyst in the East of England.

Daily rate trend for IT Analyst in the East of England

IT Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing IT Analyst in the East of England over the 6 months to 15 August 2022.

Daily rate histogram for IT Analyst in the East of England

IT Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing IT Analyst in the East of England.

Hourly rate trend for IT Analyst in the East of England

IT Analyst
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing IT Analyst in the East of England over the 6 months to 15 August 2022.

Hourly rate histogram for IT Analyst in the East of England

IT 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 IT Analyst within the East of England region over the 6 months to 15 August 2022. 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
Jobs
Cambridgeshire -11 8 £160 -54.29% 6
Essex +5 7 £135 -29.69% 4
Bedfordshire -8 6 £255 - 2
Norfolk +8 5 - - 2
Hertfordshire -4 5 £220 +46.67% 9
IT Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 15 August 2022, IT Analyst contract jobs required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East of England region featuring IT Analyst in the job title.

1 15 (48.39%) Windows
2 12 (38.71%) Active Directory
3 11 (35.48%) Microsoft 365
4 9 (29.03%) Windows 10
5 7 (22.58%) ITIL
5 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
6 6 (19.35%) NHS
6 6 (19.35%) Windows Server
6 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2016
6 6 (19.35%) Social Skills
7 5 (16.13%) ITSM
8 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Office
8 4 (12.90%) Azure
8 4 (12.90%) Problem-Solving
8 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (12.90%) OneDrive
8 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Intune
9 3 (9.68%) Azure Active Directory
9 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (9.68%) DBS Check
9 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2019
9 3 (9.68%) CCNA
9 3 (9.68%) Citrix
9 3 (9.68%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (9.68%) SLA
9 3 (9.68%) Cisco
9 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
9 3 (9.68%) MCP
10 2 (6.45%) Service Management
10 2 (6.45%) Finance

IT 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 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (3.23%) CMS
2 1 (3.23%) Site Server
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 11 (35.48%) Microsoft 365
2 4 (12.90%) Azure
2 4 (12.90%) OneDrive
3 3 (9.68%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (6.45%) Power Platform
5 1 (3.23%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) DHCP
1 2 (6.45%) DNS
1 2 (6.45%) LAN
1 2 (6.45%) WAN
1 2 (6.45%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (3.23%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) Power BI
1 2 (6.45%) Tableau
2 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) JIRA
General
1 6 (19.35%) Social Skills
2 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.45%) Finance
3 2 (6.45%) German Language
3 2 (6.45%) Hungarian Language
3 2 (6.45%) Lithuanian Language
3 2 (6.45%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (6.45%) Polish Language
3 2 (6.45%) Portuguese Language
3 2 (6.45%) Spanish Language
4 1 (3.23%) Aviation
4 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) NHS
2 1 (3.23%) iPhone
2 1 (3.23%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 15 (48.39%) Windows
2 9 (29.03%) Windows 10
3 6 (19.35%) Windows Server
3 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2016
4 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (22.58%) ITIL
2 5 (16.13%) ITSM
3 4 (12.90%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (6.45%) Analytics
4 2 (6.45%) Business Analysis
4 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (6.45%) Dashboard Development
4 2 (6.45%) Data Management
4 2 (6.45%) Decision-Making
4 2 (6.45%) Incident Management
4 2 (6.45%) Major Incident Management
4 2 (6.45%) Service Management
5 1 (3.23%) Agile
5 1 (3.23%) CRM
5 1 (3.23%) Document Management
5 1 (3.23%) Migration
5 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.23%) Statistics
5 1 (3.23%) User Stories
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) CCNA
1 3 (9.68%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (9.68%) DBS Check
1 3 (9.68%) MCP
2 1 (3.23%) A+ Certification
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) SLA
2 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 12 (38.71%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.23%) Terminal Services
2 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.68%) Cisco
2 3 (9.68%) Citrix
3 2 (6.45%) Apple
3 2 (6.45%) NetApp
3 2 (6.45%) VMware
4 1 (3.23%) Adobe
4 1 (3.23%) Meraki
4 1 (3.23%) Sage
4 1 (3.23%) ServiceNow
4 1 (3.23%) Siemens
4 1 (3.23%) Tealium