Period
to 21 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Senior Analyst was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 21 November 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.

Senior Analyst
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 161 128 167
Rank change year-on-year -33 +39 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 42 71 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.81% 1.47% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 1.53% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 40 17
East of England median daily rate £400 £353 £376
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.48% -6.13% -1.18%
10th Percentile £255 £213 £154
90th Percentile £488 £525 £553
England median daily rate £463 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +2.78% +2.86% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 2
East of England median hourly rate £21.00 £36.00 £19.12
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.67% +88.31% -13.10%
10th Percentile £19.40 £21.15 £16.59
90th Percentile £22.60 £47.80 £21.56
England median hourly rate £22.84 £36.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -36.56% +105.71% -23.91%

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 4865 4626 5605
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.99% 95.68% 95.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2793 2671 3283
East of England median daily rate £410 £388 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.81% +0.65% +2.67%
10th Percentile £200 £200 £206
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 381 371 535
East of England median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +7.14% +5.00%
10th Percentile £11.13 £11.41 £10.60
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.00 £43.75
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%

Senior Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Analyst in the East of England

Senior 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 Senior Analyst in the East of England.

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

Senior Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Analyst in the East of England over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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

Senior 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 Senior Analyst in the East of England.

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

Senior 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 Senior Analyst within the East of England region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Cambridgeshire -1 17 £375 +57.89% 9
Hertfordshire -20 15 £363 -23.68% 3
Bedfordshire -10 4 £420 +31.76% 1
Norfolk -4 3 £413 +54.21% 1
Essex -39 3 £550 +115.69%
Senior Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Senior 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 Senior Analyst in the job title.

1 11 (26.19%) SQL
1 11 (26.19%) SQL Server
2 7 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (16.67%) Change Control
3 6 (14.29%) Windows
3 6 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
3 6 (14.29%) HP
4 5 (11.90%) Oracle
4 5 (11.90%) ISEB
4 5 (11.90%) Firewall
4 5 (11.90%) LAN
4 5 (11.90%) WAN
4 5 (11.90%) Cisco
4 5 (11.90%) Finance
4 5 (11.90%) Wireless
4 5 (11.90%) Migration
4 5 (11.90%) Windows 7
5 4 (9.52%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (9.52%) HP Storage
5 4 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (9.52%) Hyper-V
5 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (9.52%) Data Quality
5 4 (9.52%) Network Management
5 4 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (9.52%) User Stories
5 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (9.52%) Windows Server
5 4 (9.52%) Network Optimisation
5 4 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management

Senior 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 4 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (9.52%) MS Exchange
1 4 (9.52%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.76%) Oracle Self-Service HR
3 1 (2.38%) Apache
3 1 (2.38%) JBoss
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (4.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (4.76%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (4.76%) Oracle HRMS
1 2 (4.76%) Oracle iRecruitment
2 1 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.38%) iTrent
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle CRM On Demand
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (2.38%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.38%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (2.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.90%) Firewall
1 5 (11.90%) LAN
1 5 (11.90%) WAN
1 5 (11.90%) Wireless
2 4 (9.52%) SAN
3 1 (2.38%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (2.38%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (2.38%) HTTP
3 1 (2.38%) SSL
3 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.38%) VPN
3 1 (2.38%) WebEx
3 1 (2.38%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.38%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (26.19%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.52%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (9.52%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.38%) MS Access
3 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Cucumber
1 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.38%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.38%) JMeter
1 1 (2.38%) Selenium
1 1 (2.38%) SoapUI
1 1 (2.38%) Subversion
1 1 (2.38%) Zephyr
General
1 6 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
2 5 (11.90%) Finance
3 2 (4.76%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.38%) Automotive
4 1 (2.38%) Back Office
4 1 (2.38%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) Web Services
2 1 (2.38%) .NET
2 1 (2.38%) J2EE
2 1 (2.38%) Middleware
2 1 (2.38%) SOAP
2 1 (2.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) HP Storage
2 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.38%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.38%) Life Science
3 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.38%) NHS
3 1 (2.38%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.29%) Windows
2 5 (11.90%) Windows 7
3 4 (9.52%) Windows Server
3 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.38%) Linux
4 1 (2.38%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.38%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (16.67%) Change Control
2 5 (11.90%) Migration
3 4 (9.52%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (9.52%) Network Management
3 4 (9.52%) Network Optimisation
3 4 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (9.52%) User Stories
4 3 (7.14%) BPMN
4 3 (7.14%) Business Analysis
4 3 (7.14%) Business Process Mapping
4 3 (7.14%) Business Process Modelling
4 3 (7.14%) Change Management
4 3 (7.14%) Data Analysis
4 3 (7.14%) ERP
4 3 (7.14%) Process Improvement
4 3 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (7.14%) Waterfall
5 2 (4.76%) Project Management
5 2 (4.76%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (26.19%) SQL
2 1 (2.38%) C
2 1 (2.38%) Java
2 1 (2.38%) Perl
2 1 (2.38%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (11.90%) ISEB
2 3 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (4.76%) CBAP
3 2 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.76%) IIBA
3 2 (4.76%) ISTQB
3 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.38%) CCNA
4 1 (2.38%) CCNP
4 1 (2.38%) CISSP
4 1 (2.38%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.52%) Data Quality
2 3 (7.14%) PMO
3 2 (4.76%) GDPR
3 2 (4.76%) QA
4 1 (2.38%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (9.52%) Active Directory
1 4 (9.52%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Ansible
1 1 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.38%) Puppet
1 1 (2.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (14.29%) HP
2 5 (11.90%) Cisco
2 5 (11.90%) Oracle
3 4 (9.52%) arcserve
3 4 (9.52%) CA
4 3 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 3 (7.14%) SAP
5 2 (4.76%) Pegasus
6 1 (2.38%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.38%) F5
6 1 (2.38%) Fortinet
6 1 (2.38%) Google
6 1 (2.38%) McAfee
6 1 (2.38%) Rackspace
6 1 (2.38%) ServiceNow
6 1 (2.38%) WSO2