The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Analyst
Rank 8 - 6
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 4 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 10.81% - 11.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.76% - 11.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 3
Average daily rate
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£275 - £288
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.13 £27.20 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +26.51%
Senior 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
34 48 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 91.89% 88.89% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 21 17
Average daily rate £345 £313 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.40% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £150 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £422 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 12 4
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -52.30%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.21 £16.50 £17.56
% change year-on-year
-1.78% -6.03%

Senior Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

Senior Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Senior Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

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

Senior Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

Senior Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedford region that cited Senior 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 Senior Analyst in their job title.

1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) MS Office
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) IBM Notes
2 4 (66.67%) Lotus Domino
2 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (66.67%) SLA
2 4 (66.67%) Citrix
2 4 (66.67%) Lotus
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Network Design
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) User Stories
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (16.67%) Product Management
3 1 (16.67%) CBAP
3 1 (16.67%) Predictive Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (16.67%) Statistical Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (16.67%) Finance

Senior Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedford region that cited Senior 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 Senior Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (66.67%) IBM Notes
1 4 (66.67%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Office
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 4 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Network Design
2 1 (16.67%) Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) User Stories
2 1 (16.67%) Product Management
2 1 (16.67%) Predictive Modelling
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (16.67%) Statistical Modelling
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) CBAP
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Citrix
2 4 (66.67%) Lotus
2 4 (66.67%) VMware