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 30 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 4 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 71 53 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 18.30% 19.34% 23.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.35% 20.54% 24.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 25 34
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£375 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £158 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £440 £414
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 3
Average hourly rate £17.50 £14.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% +11.53%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.11%
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
367 258 194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 94.59% 94.16% 94.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 295 148 118
Average daily rate £425 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £190 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 25 13
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £15.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -4.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £45.00 £47.50
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 30 January 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
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 30 January 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
Luton -1 26 £400 +1.91% 18
Bedford -1 9 £275 -12.00% 4
Dunstable 0 4 £406 +1.56% 2
Analyst
East of England

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 44 (27.85%) SQL
2 37 (23.42%) Retail
3 31 (19.62%) Microsoft
3 31 (19.62%) Finance
4 29 (18.35%) Business Intelligence
5 28 (17.72%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (16.46%) User Acceptance Testing
7 22 (13.92%) Oracle
7 22 (13.92%) ITIL
8 18 (11.39%) MS Excel
8 18 (11.39%) SAP
8 18 (11.39%) Analytical Skills
9 17 (10.76%) Stakeholder Management
10 16 (10.13%) E-Commerce
10 16 (10.13%) Data Analysis
11 15 (9.49%) Windows
12 13 (8.23%) .NET
12 13 (8.23%) MS Office
12 13 (8.23%) PL/SQL
12 13 (8.23%) SLA
12 13 (8.23%) Business Analysis
12 13 (8.23%) Waterfall
12 13 (8.23%) Tableau
13 12 (7.59%) Test Scripting
13 12 (7.59%) ETL
13 12 (7.59%) CRM
13 12 (7.59%) Change Management
14 11 (6.96%) Migration
14 11 (6.96%) Scrum
14 11 (6.96%) ERP

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (5.70%) IBM Notes
2 8 (5.06%) Lotus Domino
3 7 (4.43%) SugarCRM
4 4 (2.53%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.63%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.63%) CMS
Applications
1 18 (11.39%) MS Excel
2 13 (8.23%) MS Office
3 11 (6.96%) MS Visio
4 7 (4.43%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (3.80%) MS Project
6 1 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (4.43%) Agresso
2 3 (1.90%) Oracle General Ledger
2 3 (1.90%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (1.90%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (1.90%) Oracle Assets
3 2 (1.27%) SAP PP
3 2 (1.27%) SAP SD
3 2 (1.27%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.63%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.63%) Oracle HRMS
4 1 (0.63%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.53%) PaaS
2 2 (1.27%) IaaS
2 2 (1.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.53%) VPN
1 4 (2.53%) Wireless
2 3 (1.90%) DNS
2 3 (1.90%) DHCP
2 3 (1.90%) VoIP
3 1 (0.63%) VLAN
3 1 (0.63%) Internet
3 1 (0.63%) WAN
3 1 (0.63%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.43%) Oracle Database
3 4 (2.53%) MS Access
3 4 (2.53%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (2.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (1.90%) QlikView
4 3 (1.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.63%) PerformancePoint
6 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.63%) CorVu
6 1 (0.63%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (2.53%) JIRA
2 3 (1.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 37 (23.42%) Retail
2 31 (19.62%) Finance
3 7 (4.43%) Marketing
4 3 (1.90%) Front Office
5 2 (1.27%) French Language
5 2 (1.27%) German Language
5 2 (1.27%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.63%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.63%) Banking
6 1 (0.63%) Legal
6 1 (0.63%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (8.23%) .NET
2 4 (2.53%) Middleware
2 4 (2.53%) HTML
3 3 (1.90%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.27%) CSS
4 2 (1.27%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.63%) SAP PI
5 1 (0.63%) SAP XI
5 1 (0.63%) EDI
5 1 (0.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.39%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.80%) Data Integration
3 5 (3.16%) Blackberry
3 5 (3.16%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.53%) Data Extraction
5 3 (1.90%) SecurID
5 3 (1.90%) EPoS
6 2 (1.27%) Economics
6 2 (1.27%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.27%) Statistics
6 2 (1.27%) FMCG
7 1 (0.63%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.63%) GIS
7 1 (0.63%) NHS
7 1 (0.63%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.63%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 15 (9.49%) Windows
2 8 (5.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (3.16%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (2.53%) UNIX
5 3 (1.90%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.90%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (18.35%) Business Intelligence
2 28 (17.72%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (16.46%) User Acceptance Testing
4 22 (13.92%) ITIL
5 17 (10.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (10.13%) E-Commerce
6 16 (10.13%) Data Analysis
7 13 (8.23%) Business Analysis
7 13 (8.23%) Waterfall
8 12 (7.59%) Test Scripting
8 12 (7.59%) ETL
8 12 (7.59%) CRM
8 12 (7.59%) Change Management
9 11 (6.96%) Migration
9 11 (6.96%) Scrum
9 11 (6.96%) ERP
10 10 (6.33%) Project Management
10 10 (6.33%) Performance Management
11 9 (5.70%) Data Migration
12 8 (5.06%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 44 (27.85%) SQL
2 13 (8.23%) PL/SQL
3 6 (3.80%) VBA
4 4 (2.53%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.27%) Java
6 1 (0.63%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (2.53%) ISEB
2 3 (1.90%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.27%) CCNA
3 2 (1.27%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.27%) Degree
3 2 (1.27%) CBAP
4 1 (0.63%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.63%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.23%) SLA
2 7 (4.43%) ISO 9001
3 4 (2.53%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.90%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.63%) QA
5 1 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (3.16%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.90%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (0.63%) XenApp
3 1 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.90%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (1.90%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 31 (19.62%) Microsoft
2 22 (13.92%) Oracle
3 18 (11.39%) SAP
4 13 (8.23%) Tableau
5 11 (6.96%) Citrix
6 10 (6.33%) Lotus
7 8 (5.06%) VMware
8 7 (4.43%) Neolane
8 7 (4.43%) Unica
8 7 (4.43%) Salesforce.com
8 7 (4.43%) IBM
9 4 (2.53%) Informatica
10 3 (1.90%) Business Objects
10 3 (1.90%) Symantec
10 3 (1.90%) McAfee
11 2 (1.27%) JD Edwards
11 2 (1.27%) Cognos
12 1 (0.63%) VeriFone
12 1 (0.63%) Riverbed
12 1 (0.63%) SolarWinds
Bedfordshire
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 150 Per Day
Posted: 6 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
I4 Recruitment
Rate: £20 - 25 per hour
Posted: 12 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Montash
Rate: £400 - £401 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sandy, Bedfordshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £130.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Advantage XPO
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £435 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Dunstable
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Dunstable
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £220.00 per day + Approx
Posted: 24 days ago