The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire 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 27 May 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 2 1 5
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 84 127 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 21.76% 29.47% 15.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 23.53% 32.65% 16.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 88 22
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£350 £400 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £273 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £449
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 0
Average hourly rate £11.00 £12.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.72% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
Analyst
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire 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
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
357 389 182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 92.49% 90.26% 95.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 228 115
Average daily rate £400 £398 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +13.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 15 8
Average hourly rate £39.63 £25.50 £20.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.39% +23.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £14.96
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.60 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Analyst
Hourly Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dunstable -1 22 £425 -3.40% 4
Luton -7 20 £350 -17.64% 7
Bedford -1 14 £248 -29.28% 6
Analyst
East of England

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 41 (24.26%) Retail
2 37 (21.89%) Microsoft
3 30 (17.75%) SQL
3 30 (17.75%) Finance
4 29 (17.16%) ITIL
5 26 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
6 24 (14.20%) MS Excel
7 23 (13.61%) E-Commerce
8 21 (12.43%) Oracle
8 21 (12.43%) Business Analysis
9 14 (8.28%) CRM
10 13 (7.69%) Windows
10 13 (7.69%) Project Management
10 13 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 12 (7.10%) Data Quality
11 12 (7.10%) Stakeholder Management
11 12 (7.10%) MS Office
12 11 (6.51%) Citrix
12 11 (6.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 11 (6.51%) PCI DSS
12 11 (6.51%) Waterfall
12 11 (6.51%) Analytical Skills
13 10 (5.92%) Data Warehouse
13 10 (5.92%) SAP
14 9 (5.33%) SharePoint
14 9 (5.33%) Active Directory
14 9 (5.33%) VMware
14 9 (5.33%) Service Delivery
14 9 (5.33%) Change Management

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 9 (5.33%) SharePoint
2 7 (4.14%) IBM Notes
3 6 (3.55%) Lotus Domino
4 2 (1.18%) MQSeries
4 2 (1.18%) CICS
5 1 (0.59%) CMS
5 1 (0.59%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.59%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.59%) Lync
5 1 (0.59%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 24 (14.20%) MS Excel
2 12 (7.10%) MS Office
3 7 (4.14%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (2.96%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (1.78%) MS Project
5 3 (1.78%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.59%) SPSS
6 1 (0.59%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 3 (1.78%) Agresso
2 2 (1.18%) SAP SD
2 2 (1.18%) SAP FI
2 2 (1.18%) SAP PP
2 2 (1.18%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.18%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (1.18%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (1.18%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (1.18%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.59%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.59%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.59%) TeleForm
3 1 (0.59%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.59%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.59%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.59%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.37%) PaaS
2 2 (1.18%) IaaS
3 1 (0.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.55%) VPN
2 2 (1.18%) DNS
2 2 (1.18%) DHCP
2 2 (1.18%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.18%) VoIP
2 2 (1.18%) Internet
2 2 (1.18%) Firewall
2 2 (1.18%) Wireless
3 1 (0.59%) WAN
3 1 (0.59%) ADSL
3 1 (0.59%) LAN
3 1 (0.59%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (6.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (5.92%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (5.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (4.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (4.14%) Oracle BI EE
5 6 (3.55%) SQL Server
6 3 (1.78%) QlikView
7 2 (1.18%) DB2
7 2 (1.18%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (1.18%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.59%) PerformancePoint
8 1 (0.59%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (0.59%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 1 (0.59%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.59%) EDRMS
8 1 (0.59%) CorVu
Development Applications
1 3 (1.78%) JIRA
2 2 (1.18%) Selenium
2 2 (1.18%) TestNG
2 2 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.18%) WebDriver
2 2 (1.18%) Robotium
2 2 (1.18%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.18%) Calabash
2 2 (1.18%) Appium
2 2 (1.18%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.59%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (0.59%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.59%) Oracle Forms
General
1 41 (24.26%) Retail
2 30 (17.75%) Finance
3 5 (2.96%) Marketing
4 4 (2.37%) Local Government
4 4 (2.37%) German Language
5 3 (1.78%) Banking
5 3 (1.78%) Dutch Language
5 3 (1.78%) French Language
5 3 (1.78%) Front Office
5 3 (1.78%) Back Office
6 2 (1.18%) Legal
7 1 (0.59%) Games
7 1 (0.59%) Billing
7 1 (0.59%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.59%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.14%) Middleware
2 3 (1.78%) XML
3 2 (1.18%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.51%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.14%) Data Integration
3 6 (3.55%) EPoS
4 5 (2.96%) Data Extraction
5 4 (2.37%) NHS
5 4 (2.37%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.37%) Statistics
5 4 (2.37%) Data Structures
6 3 (1.78%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.18%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.18%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.18%) IBM Mainframe
7 2 (1.18%) SecurID
7 2 (1.18%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (1.18%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.59%) FMCG
8 1 (0.59%) iPhone
8 1 (0.59%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (0.59%) User Experience
8 1 (0.59%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 13 (7.69%) Windows
2 7 (4.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (2.37%) Windows 7
4 3 (1.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (1.78%) UNIX
5 2 (1.18%) zOS
5 2 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.59%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (17.16%) ITIL
2 26 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
3 23 (13.61%) E-Commerce
4 21 (12.43%) Business Analysis
5 14 (8.28%) CRM
6 13 (7.69%) Project Management
6 13 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 12 (7.10%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (6.51%) Waterfall
9 9 (5.33%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (5.33%) Service Delivery
9 9 (5.33%) Change Management
10 8 (4.73%) ETL
11 7 (4.14%) Migration
11 7 (4.14%) Service Management
11 7 (4.14%) Data Modelling
12 6 (3.55%) Test Scripting
12 6 (3.55%) User Stories
12 6 (3.55%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 30 (17.75%) SQL
2 5 (2.96%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.18%) Assembly Language
3 2 (1.18%) REXX
3 2 (1.18%) JCL
3 2 (1.18%) T-SQL
3 2 (1.18%) VBScript
3 2 (1.18%) C#
3 2 (1.18%) COBOL
3 2 (1.18%) Java
4 1 (0.59%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.59%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (4.73%) ITIL Certification
1 8 (4.73%) ISEB
1 8 (4.73%) Degree
2 2 (1.18%) CISSP
2 2 (1.18%) SSCP
2 2 (1.18%) CISM
2 2 (1.18%) GIAC
2 2 (1.18%) CEH
2 2 (1.18%) CISMP
2 2 (1.18%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.10%) Data Quality
2 11 (6.51%) PCI DSS
3 7 (4.14%) SLA
4 4 (2.37%) QA
5 2 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.59%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 9 (5.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.37%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (0.59%) XenApp
3 1 (0.59%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (2.37%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.18%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (1.18%) Backup Exec
2 2 (1.18%) WSUS
Vendors
1 37 (21.89%) Microsoft
2 21 (12.43%) Oracle
3 11 (6.51%) Citrix
4 10 (5.92%) SAP
5 9 (5.33%) VMware
6 8 (4.73%) Business Objects
6 8 (4.73%) Lotus
7 6 (3.55%) Tableau
8 5 (2.96%) Cognos
9 4 (2.37%) Symantec
9 4 (2.37%) SolarWinds
10 3 (1.78%) ServiceNow
11 2 (1.18%) Altiris
11 2 (1.18%) McAfee
11 2 (1.18%) IBM
11 2 (1.18%) OpenText
11 2 (1.18%) HP
12 1 (0.59%) Dell
12 1 (0.59%) EMC
12 1 (0.59%) Sun
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Ashdown IT
Rate: £150 - £170 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton
Interquest - IQ Tech
Rate: £330 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Dunstable
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £435.00 per day
Posted: 15 days ago