The first table below looks at the demand for the Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Gatwick 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Gatwick region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 2 1 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 4 16 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 19.05% 43.24% 18.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 25.00% 43.24% 20.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 7
Average daily rate £225 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £289 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £587 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Job Titles Category
Gatwick
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
16 37 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 76.19% 100.00% 89.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 17 27
Average daily rate £438 £323 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.65% +17.27%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 5
Average hourly rate £16.50 £37.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.00% +36.36%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Analyst
West Sussex

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

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

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

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

Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Gatwick

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

Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Gatwick

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gatwick 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 9 (39.13%) Migration
2 7 (30.43%) Windows
3 6 (26.09%) PRINCE2
3 6 (26.09%) BPR
3 6 (26.09%) SC Cleared
3 6 (26.09%) Security Cleared
3 6 (26.09%) Business Process Improvement
3 6 (26.09%) Process Improvement
4 5 (21.74%) Dell
4 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
4 5 (21.74%) MS Office
5 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
5 4 (17.39%) Six Sigma
5 4 (17.39%) ISEB
5 4 (17.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (17.39%) Windows 7
5 4 (17.39%) Business Analysis
6 3 (13.04%) Time Management
6 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (13.04%) Data Analysis
6 3 (13.04%) VMware
6 3 (13.04%) Programme Management
6 3 (13.04%) Service Management
6 3 (13.04%) Finance
6 3 (13.04%) MS Project
6 3 (13.04%) SQL
6 3 (13.04%) T-SQL
6 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
6 3 (13.04%) MS Visio
6 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gatwick 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.

Applications
1 5 (21.74%) MS Office
2 3 (13.04%) MS Project
2 3 (13.04%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
General
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) Windows
2 4 (17.39%) Windows 7
3 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (8.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Migration
2 6 (26.09%) PRINCE2
2 6 (26.09%) BPR
2 6 (26.09%) Business Process Improvement
2 6 (26.09%) Process Improvement
3 4 (17.39%) Six Sigma
3 4 (17.39%) Business Analysis
4 3 (13.04%) Time Management
4 3 (13.04%) Data Analysis
4 3 (13.04%) Programme Management
4 3 (13.04%) Service Management
4 3 (13.04%) ITIL
4 3 (13.04%) CRM
4 3 (13.04%) Financial Analysis
5 2 (8.70%) PRINCE
5 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
5 2 (8.70%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (8.70%) DMAIC
5 2 (8.70%) Project Planning
6 1 (4.35%) Lean Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) SQL
1 3 (13.04%) T-SQL
2 2 (8.70%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) SC Cleared
1 6 (26.09%) Security Cleared
2 4 (17.39%) ISEB
2 4 (17.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) SLA
2 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Dell
2 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.04%) VMware
4 2 (8.70%) HP
4 2 (8.70%) Avaya
5 1 (4.35%) SAP
5 1 (4.35%) Business Objects