The median contractor rate for a Analyst was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in Ipswich during the 3 months to 25 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Analyst
Suffolk / Ipswich
Rank 3 1 1
Rank change year-on-year -2 0  
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 24 48 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 18.18% 40.34% 30.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.60% 40.34% 30.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 36 33
Median daily rate £475 £463 £468
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% -1.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £513 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £12.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -20.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year -3.33% +3.44%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Ipswich. 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
Ipswich
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 129 119 139
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 97.73% 100.00% 97.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 77 92
Median daily rate £410 £380 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.89% -15.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £248 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 12
Median hourly rate £12.10 £11.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -26.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.34 £20.00 £35.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year -12.50% +16.14%  

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Ipswich that featured Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Ipswich

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analyst in Ipswich

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Ipswich

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Ipswich over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analyst in Ipswich

Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analyst in Ipswich

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, 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 Ipswich region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 15 (24.59%) Finance
2 13 (21.31%) Workflow
2 13 (21.31%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (19.67%) Project Management
3 12 (19.67%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (19.67%) Reinsurance
4 11 (18.03%) SQL
5 10 (16.39%) Business Analysis
5 10 (16.39%) Process Improvement
6 8 (13.11%) Reference Data
7 7 (11.48%) ITIL
7 7 (11.48%) Imperva
7 7 (11.48%) Data Cleansing
8 5 (8.20%) Migration
8 5 (8.20%) ISEB
8 5 (8.20%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (8.20%) Use Case
8 5 (8.20%) KYC
9 4 (6.56%) Workflow Analysis
9 4 (6.56%) Software Testing
9 4 (6.56%) Information Security
10 3 (4.92%) CISSP
10 3 (4.92%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (4.92%) PRINCE2
10 3 (4.92%) MS Excel
10 3 (4.92%) Data Modelling
10 3 (4.92%) ISTQB
10 3 (4.92%) Non-Functional Testing
10 3 (4.92%) Waterfall
10 3 (4.92%) QA

Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich 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 2 (3.28%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (4.92%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.64%) MS Office
2 1 (1.64%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.64%) IaaS
1 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.64%) Mimecast
1 1 (1.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.64%) Firewall
1 1 (1.64%) LAN
1 1 (1.64%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.92%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.64%) MS Access
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.64%) Eclipse
General
1 15 (24.59%) Finance
2 2 (3.28%) General Ledger
3 1 (1.64%) French Language
3 1 (1.64%) Local Government
3 1 (1.64%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.28%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.67%) Analytical Skills
1 12 (19.67%) Reinsurance
2 8 (13.11%) Reference Data
3 3 (4.92%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.64%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.64%) LIMS
4 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.64%) NHS
4 1 (1.64%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.64%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.64%) Android
1 1 (1.64%) Windows
1 1 (1.64%) Windows 7
1 1 (1.64%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (21.31%) Stakeholder Management
1 13 (21.31%) Workflow
2 12 (19.67%) Project Management
3 10 (16.39%) Business Analysis
3 10 (16.39%) Process Improvement
4 7 (11.48%) Data Cleansing
4 7 (11.48%) ITIL
5 5 (8.20%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (8.20%) KYC
5 5 (8.20%) Migration
5 5 (8.20%) Use Case
6 4 (6.56%) Information Security
6 4 (6.56%) Software Testing
6 4 (6.56%) Workflow Analysis
7 3 (4.92%) Data Migration
7 3 (4.92%) Data Modelling
7 3 (4.92%) Mentoring
7 3 (4.92%) Non-Functional Testing
7 3 (4.92%) PRINCE2
7 3 (4.92%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 11 (18.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (8.20%) ISEB
2 3 (4.92%) CISSP
2 3 (4.92%) ISTQB
2 3 (4.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (3.28%) CISA
3 2 (3.28%) CISM
4 1 (1.64%) CBAP
4 1 (1.64%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.92%) QA
2 2 (3.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.28%) PMO
3 1 (1.64%) COBIT
3 1 (1.64%) SLA
3 1 (1.64%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (1.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) Nessus
1 1 (1.64%) Nmap
Vendors
1 7 (11.48%) Imperva
2 2 (3.28%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.28%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (1.64%) Casewise
3 1 (1.64%) Planview
3 1 (1.64%) Samsung