The table below looks at the statistics 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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 2 15 2
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -13
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 18 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 25.35% 10.53% 20.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 29.03% 11.11% 21.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 7
Average daily rate
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£325 £213 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £146 £142
10% offered a daily rate of more than £402 £352 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.74% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £11.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- -9.37%
Analyst
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedford region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bedford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
62 72 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 87.32% 94.74% 92.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 40 31
Average daily rate £350 £238 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.36% -26.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £193 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 16 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 13 (34.21%) SQL
3 11 (28.95%) Migration
3 11 (28.95%) Oracle
3 11 (28.95%) Data Migration
4 9 (23.68%) Business Analysis
4 9 (23.68%) SAP
5 8 (21.05%) SQL Server
5 8 (21.05%) Incident Management
6 7 (18.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (18.42%) CRM
6 7 (18.42%) EDI
6 7 (18.42%) SAP SD
6 7 (18.42%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (15.79%) MS Office
7 6 (15.79%) ITIL
7 6 (15.79%) ABAP
7 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (15.79%) MCTS
7 6 (15.79%) MCITP
7 6 (15.79%) Data Cleansing
7 6 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (13.16%) Oracle EBS R12
8 5 (13.16%) Data Analysis
8 5 (13.16%) Data Modelling
8 5 (13.16%) PL/SQL
9 4 (10.53%) Oracle EBS
9 4 (10.53%) PRINCE2
9 4 (10.53%) Windows

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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
2 1 (2.63%) IBM Notes
2 1 (2.63%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 6 (15.79%) MS Office
2 4 (10.53%) MS Visio
3 3 (7.89%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
4 2 (5.26%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (18.42%) SAP SD
2 5 (13.16%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (10.53%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (7.89%) Oracle HRMS
5 2 (5.26%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) LAN
1 1 (2.63%) WAN
1 1 (2.63%) VPN
1 1 (2.63%) Wireless
1 1 (2.63%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 7 (18.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (7.89%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (7.89%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) French Language
2 2 (5.26%) German Language
2 2 (5.26%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.42%) EDI
2 2 (5.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.53%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.26%) Blackberry
3 2 (5.26%) Data Conversion
4 1 (2.63%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.53%) Windows
2 2 (5.26%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.63%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.63%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.95%) Migration
1 11 (28.95%) Data Migration
2 9 (23.68%) Business Analysis
3 8 (21.05%) Incident Management
4 7 (18.42%) CRM
5 6 (15.79%) ITIL
5 6 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (15.79%) Data Cleansing
6 5 (13.16%) Data Modelling
6 5 (13.16%) Data Analysis
7 4 (10.53%) PRINCE2
7 4 (10.53%) Data Mapping
7 4 (10.53%) Test Scripting
8 3 (7.89%) Data Transformation
8 3 (7.89%) Six Sigma
8 3 (7.89%) Resource Management
8 3 (7.89%) Lean Six Sigma
9 2 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (5.26%) Project Management
9 2 (5.26%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 13 (34.21%) SQL
2 6 (15.79%) ABAP
3 5 (13.16%) PL/SQL
4 2 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (15.79%) MCTS
1 6 (15.79%) MCITP
2 4 (10.53%) ISEB
3 3 (7.89%) Degree
4 2 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (5.26%) PMP
4 2 (5.26%) PMI Certification
4 2 (5.26%) CCNA
5 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.63%) A+ Certification
5 1 (2.63%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (10.53%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 11 (28.95%) Oracle
3 9 (23.68%) SAP
4 7 (18.42%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (10.53%) HP
6 2 (5.26%) Cisco
6 2 (5.26%) JD Edwards
7 1 (2.63%) Citrix
7 1 (2.63%) Lotus
7 1 (2.63%) McAfee
7 1 (2.63%) VMware
7 1 (2.63%) LANDesk
7 1 (2.63%) Riverbed
7 1 (2.63%) SolarWinds
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