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 22 December 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 6 4 1
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 67 48 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 16.34% 17.45% 31.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.31% 18.32% 32.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 29 58
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£325 £313 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £124 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 2
Average hourly rate £17.50 £14.50 £12.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% +18.36%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.59
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +2.84%
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
387 262 248
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 94.39% 95.27% 95.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 295 160 162
Average daily rate £425 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £150 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 16 11
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £13.43
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +11.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 22 December 2014.

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
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 22 December 2014. 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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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
Luton -4 24 £425 - 6
Bedford +2 14 £275 -5.57% 2
Dunstable - - - -
Analyst
East of England

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 48 (26.52%) Retail
2 42 (23.20%) SQL
3 36 (19.89%) Business Intelligence
4 32 (17.68%) User Acceptance Testing
5 31 (17.13%) Finance
5 31 (17.13%) Stakeholder Management
6 27 (14.92%) Microsoft
7 26 (14.36%) Oracle
7 26 (14.36%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (14.36%) Data Analysis
8 21 (11.60%) Business Analysis
9 20 (11.05%) Performance Management
10 17 (9.39%) SAP
11 16 (8.84%) MS Office
11 16 (8.84%) MS Excel
11 16 (8.84%) E-Commerce
11 16 (8.84%) MS Visio
12 15 (8.29%) Change Management
12 15 (8.29%) Use Case
12 15 (8.29%) Analytical Skills
13 14 (7.73%) ITIL
13 14 (7.73%) Windows
13 14 (7.73%) CRM
14 13 (7.18%) PL/SQL
14 13 (7.18%) .NET
15 12 (6.63%) ETL
15 12 (6.63%) Migration
15 12 (6.63%) Scrum
15 12 (6.63%) Test Scripting
15 12 (6.63%) Waterfall

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 (4.97%) IBM Notes
2 8 (4.42%) Lotus Domino
3 7 (3.87%) SugarCRM
4 3 (1.66%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (8.84%) MS Office
1 16 (8.84%) MS Excel
1 16 (8.84%) MS Visio
2 8 (4.42%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (3.87%) MS Project
4 2 (1.10%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.55%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 6 (3.31%) Agresso
2 5 (2.76%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (2.21%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 3 (1.66%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (1.66%) Oracle Assets
4 3 (1.66%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (1.66%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (1.10%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (1.10%) SAP SD
5 2 (1.10%) Oracle HRMS
6 1 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.55%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.66%) SaaS
2 1 (0.55%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.21%) VPN
1 4 (2.21%) Wireless
2 3 (1.66%) DNS
2 3 (1.66%) VoIP
2 3 (1.66%) DHCP
3 1 (0.55%) LAN
3 1 (0.55%) WAN
3 1 (0.55%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (6.08%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (5.52%) SQL Server
3 7 (3.87%) Oracle Database
4 4 (2.21%) MS Access
5 2 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (2.21%) JIRA
2 2 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 48 (26.52%) Retail
2 31 (17.13%) Finance
3 7 (3.87%) Marketing
4 3 (1.66%) Banking
4 3 (1.66%) General Ledger
5 2 (1.10%) Front Office
5 2 (1.10%) French Language
5 2 (1.10%) German Language
5 2 (1.10%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.55%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.55%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (7.18%) .NET
2 4 (2.21%) HTML
3 3 (1.66%) ASP.NET
3 3 (1.66%) EDI
4 2 (1.10%) CSS
4 2 (1.10%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.55%) XML
5 1 (0.55%) Middleware
5 1 (0.55%) SAP XI
5 1 (0.55%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.29%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.52%) Management Information System
3 8 (4.42%) Data Structures
4 5 (2.76%) Blackberry
5 3 (1.66%) SecurID
5 3 (1.66%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.66%) FMCG
6 2 (1.10%) IVR
6 2 (1.10%) Economics
6 2 (1.10%) Statistics
6 2 (1.10%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.10%) EPoS
6 2 (1.10%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.55%) NHS
7 1 (0.55%) GIS
7 1 (0.55%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.55%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.55%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 14 (7.73%) Windows
2 8 (4.42%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (2.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (2.21%) UNIX
4 4 (2.21%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.66%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (19.89%) Business Intelligence
2 32 (17.68%) User Acceptance Testing
3 31 (17.13%) Stakeholder Management
4 26 (14.36%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (14.36%) Data Analysis
5 21 (11.60%) Business Analysis
6 20 (11.05%) Performance Management
7 16 (8.84%) E-Commerce
8 15 (8.29%) Change Management
8 15 (8.29%) Use Case
9 14 (7.73%) CRM
9 14 (7.73%) ITIL
10 12 (6.63%) ETL
10 12 (6.63%) Scrum
10 12 (6.63%) Migration
10 12 (6.63%) Test Scripting
10 12 (6.63%) Waterfall
11 11 (6.08%) ERP
11 11 (6.08%) PRINCE2
11 11 (6.08%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (23.20%) SQL
2 13 (7.18%) PL/SQL
3 7 (3.87%) VBA
4 2 (1.10%) Java
5 1 (0.55%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 4 (2.21%) ISEB
2 3 (1.66%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (1.66%) Degree
3 2 (1.10%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.10%) CCNA
3 2 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (1.10%) CBAP
4 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.55%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.55%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.55%) MCTS
4 1 (0.55%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.52%) SLA
2 7 (3.87%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.10%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.55%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.21%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.66%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (0.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.55%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (1.66%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (1.66%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 27 (14.92%) Microsoft
2 26 (14.36%) Oracle
3 17 (9.39%) SAP
4 11 (6.08%) Citrix
4 11 (6.08%) Tableau
5 10 (5.52%) Lotus
6 9 (4.97%) Salesforce.com
7 8 (4.42%) VMware
8 7 (3.87%) Unica
8 7 (3.87%) IBM
8 7 (3.87%) Neolane
9 4 (2.21%) Informatica
10 3 (1.66%) HP
10 3 (1.66%) Symantec
10 3 (1.66%) McAfee
11 2 (1.10%) ServiceNow
11 2 (1.10%) Ceridian
11 2 (1.10%) Adobe
11 2 (1.10%) Business Objects
11 2 (1.10%) JD Edwards
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