The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Bedfordshire region that had Senior Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Analyst
Rank 34 37 46
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 3 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.86% 1.03% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.91% 1.09% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 3
Median daily rate £375 £419 £480
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.54% -12.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £12.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+182.35% -25.00%
Senior 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
329 366 469
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 94.81% 94.57% 96.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 251 313
Median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £520 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 16 14
Median hourly rate £40.00 £20.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% +53.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.97 £27.68
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

Senior Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Bedfordshire region that featured Senior Analyst in the job title.

Senior Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Senior Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Senior Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Senior Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Senior Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Senior Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Analyst within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton - 2 £325 - 1
Dunstable +1 1 £425 -2.29%
Senior Analyst
East of England

Senior Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, Senior Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bedfordshire region featuring Senior Analyst in the job title.

1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Advertising
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (20.00%) COBIT
2 1 (20.00%) WCF
2 1 (20.00%) Qualys
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Reverse Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Proofpoint
2 1 (20.00%) SaaS
2 1 (20.00%) REST
2 1 (20.00%) SIEM
2 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (20.00%) User Stories
2 1 (20.00%) Low Latency
2 1 (20.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (20.00%) Internal Audit

Senior Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Project
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
General
1 1 (20.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) REST
1 1 (20.00%) SOAP
1 1 (20.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) Internal Audit
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Low Latency
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Reverse Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) SIEM
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) User Stories
2 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) COBIT
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Proofpoint
2 1 (20.00%) Qualys