Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Senior Analyst was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies in Essex during the 6 months to 20 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
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 50 88
Rank change year-on-year -43 +38 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 3 31 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.38% 3.58% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 3.68% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 19 2
Essex median daily rate £550 £255 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +115.69% -37.23% -0.91%
East of England median daily rate £400 £353 £376
% change year-on-year +13.48% -6.13% -1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Essex median hourly rate - £38.00 -
East of England median hourly rate £21.00 £36.00 £19.12
% change year-on-year -41.67% +88.31% -13.10%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Essex. 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
Essex
Contract vacancies in Essex with a recognized job title 769 842 1178
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.97% 97.12% 96.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 527 497 666
Essex median daily rate £475 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.71% -6.67% -3.85%
10th Percentile £230 £220 £227
90th Percentile £600 £525 £538
East of England median daily rate £413 £388 £385
% change year-on-year +6.45% +0.65% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 151 158
Essex median hourly rate £31.03 £31.90 £29.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.73% +8.14% +42.17%
10th Percentile £11.94 £15.75 £15.68
90th Percentile £63.75 £42.84 £42.88
East of England median hourly rate £17.75 £21.88 £21.00
% change year-on-year -18.86% +4.17% +5.00%

Senior Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Analyst in Essex

Senior Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Analyst in Essex

Senior Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Senior Analyst in Essex

Senior Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 6 months to 20 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
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £550 -
Senior Analyst
East of England

Senior Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 20 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 Essex region featuring Senior Analyst in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) User Stories
2 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) Ansible
2 1 (33.33%) Docker
2 1 (33.33%) Zephyr
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) Microservices
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) API Design
2 1 (33.33%) API Testing
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (33.33%) Network Design
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Fortinet
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Kanban
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless Security
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Senior Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) JBoss
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) SSL
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MS Access
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) JMeter
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
1 1 (33.33%) Zephyr
General
1 1 (33.33%) Automotive
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) J2EE
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
1 1 (33.33%) SOAP
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) User Stories
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Testing
2 1 (33.33%) API Design
2 1 (33.33%) API Testing
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Kanban
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Microservices
2 1 (33.33%) Network Design
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) SIEM
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) Perl
1 1 (33.33%) Ruby
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Ansible
1 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) F5
1 1 (33.33%) Fortinet
1 1 (33.33%) McAfee
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) WSO2