The first table below looks at the demand for the Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Bedford region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 4 9 7
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 24 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 31.17% 6.98% 6.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 34.78% 8.33% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 3 2
Average daily rate
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£360 £325 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% +5.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £233 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £325 £394
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
- +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Job Titles Category
Bedford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
69 36 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 89.61% 83.72% 89.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 12 21
Average daily rate £310 £300 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -17.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £185 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £427 £350 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Average hourly rate £25.50 £11.00 £190.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+131.81% -94.21%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Analyst
Bedfordshire

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Analyst in the job title across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Analyst across the Bedford region.

Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Bedford

Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

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

Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedford region that cited Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Analyst in their job title.

1 12 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 10 (26.32%) Oracle
2 10 (26.32%) Incident Management
3 9 (23.68%) ITIL
4 8 (21.05%) SQL
4 8 (21.05%) Business Analysis
4 8 (21.05%) Oracle EBS R12
5 7 (18.42%) Data Migration
5 7 (18.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (18.42%) Migration
5 7 (18.42%) SQL Server
5 7 (18.42%) CRM
5 7 (18.42%) EDI
5 7 (18.42%) SAP
5 7 (18.42%) SAP SD
5 7 (18.42%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (15.79%) ABAP
6 6 (15.79%) MCTS
6 6 (15.79%) MCITP
6 6 (15.79%) Data Cleansing
7 5 (13.16%) PRINCE2
8 4 (10.53%) Windows
8 4 (10.53%) MS Office
8 4 (10.53%) Oracle EBS
8 4 (10.53%) Data Mapping
9 3 (7.89%) iPhone
9 3 (7.89%) HP Quality Center
9 3 (7.89%) Lean Six Sigma

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedford region that cited Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.63%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.63%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) MS Office
2 3 (7.89%) MS Visio
3 2 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
4 1 (2.63%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (21.05%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (18.42%) SAP SD
3 4 (10.53%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (7.89%) Oracle 11i
5 2 (5.26%) Oracle HRMS
5 2 (5.26%) assyst
6 1 (2.63%) Retail-J
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 7 (18.42%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (5.26%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.42%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) iPhone
1 3 (7.89%) Mobile App
1 3 (7.89%) Blackberry
2 2 (5.26%) Data Conversion
2 2 (5.26%) CMDB
3 1 (2.63%) PDA
3 1 (2.63%) EPoS
3 1 (2.63%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.53%) Windows
2 3 (7.89%) Windows 8
2 3 (7.89%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (26.32%) Incident Management
2 9 (23.68%) ITIL
3 8 (21.05%) Business Analysis
4 7 (18.42%) Data Migration
4 7 (18.42%) Migration
4 7 (18.42%) CRM
5 6 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (15.79%) Data Cleansing
6 5 (13.16%) PRINCE2
7 4 (10.53%) Data Mapping
8 3 (7.89%) Lean Six Sigma
8 3 (7.89%) Test Scripting
8 3 (7.89%) Six Sigma
9 2 (5.26%) Service Management
9 2 (5.26%) Service Delivery
9 2 (5.26%) Configuration Management
10 1 (2.63%) Resource Management
10 1 (2.63%) Manual Testing
10 1 (2.63%) Use Case
10 1 (2.63%) Data Validation
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.05%) SQL
2 6 (15.79%) ABAP
3 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (15.79%) MCTS
1 6 (15.79%) MCITP
2 3 (7.89%) ISEB
2 3 (7.89%) A+ Certification
3 2 (5.26%) PMP
3 2 (5.26%) PMI Certification
3 2 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (5.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 10 (26.32%) Oracle
3 7 (18.42%) SAP
3 7 (18.42%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (7.89%) LANDesk
4 3 (7.89%) McAfee
4 3 (7.89%) HP
4 3 (7.89%) Cisco
5 2 (5.26%) Remedy
5 2 (5.26%) Altiris
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