The median contractor rate for a Analyst was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in Suffolk during the 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Analyst
East of England / Suffolk
Rank 4 1 1
Rank change year-on-year -3 0  
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 28 55 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 15.64% 29.57% 26.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.00% 29.89% 26.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 42 36
Median daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £523 £494
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £12.00 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -12.72%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £14.60 £14.50
% change year-on-year -0.68% +0.68%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Suffolk. 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
Suffolk
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 175 184 183
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 97.77% 98.92% 97.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 125 108
Median daily rate £400 £403 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.62% +0.62%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £243 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 17
Median hourly rate £12.00 £11.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -26.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £20.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.38
% change year-on-year -12.50% +15.10%  

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

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

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Suffolk

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analyst in Suffolk

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Suffolk over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analyst in Suffolk

Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analyst in Suffolk

Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 24 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
Ipswich -2 24 £475 +2.70% 8
Stowmarket - 1 £275 -
Analyst
East of England

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 24 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 Suffolk region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 17 (24.29%) Finance
2 15 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (20.00%) Workflow
4 13 (18.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (17.14%) Project Management
5 12 (17.14%) Reinsurance
6 11 (15.71%) SQL
6 11 (15.71%) Business Analysis
7 10 (14.29%) Process Improvement
8 8 (11.43%) Reference Data
8 8 (11.43%) ITIL
9 7 (10.00%) Imperva
9 7 (10.00%) Data Cleansing
9 7 (10.00%) MS Excel
9 7 (10.00%) ISEB
10 6 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (8.57%) Use Case
11 5 (7.14%) KYC
11 5 (7.14%) Workflow Analysis
11 5 (7.14%) Migration
12 4 (5.71%) Microsoft
12 4 (5.71%) Software Testing
12 4 (5.71%) QA
12 4 (5.71%) Information Security
12 4 (5.71%) Data Protection
12 4 (5.71%) Analytics
13 3 (4.29%) Non-Functional Testing
13 3 (4.29%) Continuous Improvement
13 3 (4.29%) Amazon AWS
13 3 (4.29%) Waterfall

Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk 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 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.29%) MS Office
3 2 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.43%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.43%) IaaS
2 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.43%) Mimecast
2 1 (1.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.43%) Firewall
1 1 (1.43%) LAN
1 1 (1.43%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.29%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.86%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (2.86%) Looker
2 2 (2.86%) Power BI
2 2 (2.86%) QlikView
2 2 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (2.86%) Star Schema
3 1 (1.43%) MS Access
3 1 (1.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.43%) Eclipse
General
1 17 (24.29%) Finance
2 2 (2.86%) General Ledger
2 2 (2.86%) Law
2 2 (2.86%) Legal
3 1 (1.43%) Billing
3 1 (1.43%) French Language
3 1 (1.43%) Local Government
3 1 (1.43%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.86%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 15 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (17.14%) Reinsurance
3 8 (11.43%) Reference Data
4 3 (4.29%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.29%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.43%) LIMS
5 1 (1.43%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.43%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.43%) NHS
5 1 (1.43%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.43%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.43%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.43%) Android
1 1 (1.43%) Windows
1 1 (1.43%) Windows 7
1 1 (1.43%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (20.00%) Workflow
2 13 (18.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (17.14%) Project Management
4 11 (15.71%) Business Analysis
5 10 (14.29%) Process Improvement
6 8 (11.43%) ITIL
7 7 (10.00%) Data Cleansing
8 6 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (8.57%) Use Case
9 5 (7.14%) KYC
9 5 (7.14%) Migration
9 5 (7.14%) Workflow Analysis
10 4 (5.71%) Analytics
10 4 (5.71%) Data Protection
10 4 (5.71%) Information Security
10 4 (5.71%) Software Testing
11 3 (4.29%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (4.29%) CRM
11 3 (4.29%) PRINCE2
11 3 (4.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (15.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (10.00%) ISEB
2 3 (4.29%) CISSP
2 3 (4.29%) Degree
2 3 (4.29%) ISTQB
2 3 (4.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (2.86%) CISA
3 2 (2.86%) CISM
4 1 (1.43%) CBAP
4 1 (1.43%) CCA
4 1 (1.43%) CCNA
4 1 (1.43%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.43%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (1.43%) MCSE
4 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.43%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.71%) QA
2 2 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.86%) PMO
2 2 (2.86%) SLA
3 1 (1.43%) COBIT
3 1 (1.43%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (1.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.43%) Nessus
1 1 (1.43%) Nmap
Vendors
1 7 (10.00%) Imperva
2 4 (5.71%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.86%) Oracle
3 2 (2.86%) PeopleSoft
3 2 (2.86%) Tableau
4 1 (1.43%) Casewise
4 1 (1.43%) Planview
4 1 (1.43%) Samsung