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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 5 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 3 9 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 10.00% 25.00% 33.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.54% 26.47% 36.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 5
Average daily rate £425 £275 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.54% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £255 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £358 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 8
Average hourly rate - £17.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.44 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
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
26 34 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 86.67% 94.44% 91.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 25 15
Average daily rate £425 £300 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £151 £268 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £638 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 13
Average hourly rate - £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016, 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 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Clustering
2 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (25.00%) CMDB
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (25.00%) FMCG
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (25.00%) XenApp
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (25.00%) NetApp
2 1 (25.00%) Lotus
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Symantec
2 1 (25.00%) Legal
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) IBM Notes

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 1 (25.00%) IBM Domino
1 1 (25.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Clustering
2 1 (25.00%) CMDB
2 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (25.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) VB
1 1 (25.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 1 (25.00%) vSphere
1 1 (25.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Lotus
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) NetApp
2 1 (25.00%) Symantec
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
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