The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Hertfordshire region that had Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 1 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 129 129 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 20.25% 15.12% 21.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.91% 16.48% 22.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 55 57
Median daily rate £388 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.89% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £218 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £510 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 20 23
Median hourly rate £13.00 £14.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% +16.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.25 £10.95 £9.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.35 £22.09 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- -3.33%
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 Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
617 783 615
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.86% 91.79% 94.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 333 402 318
Median daily rate £400 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% +5.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £175 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 76 52
Median hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.25 £9.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £37.50 £29.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Analyst
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 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
Watford +9 27 £375 +36.36% 7
Welwyn Garden City +13 25 £425 +12.62% 1
Hemel Hempstead -3 8 £288 -15.44% 5
Stevenage +8 6 £231 -38.33%
Rickmansworth -1 5 - -
St Albans +3 3 £323 -
Letchworth +2 2 - - 1
Hertford -1 1 - - 3
Analyst
East of England

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 59 (24.48%) Finance
2 41 (17.01%) Retail
3 40 (16.60%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (14.94%) Microsoft
5 33 (13.69%) SQL
6 29 (12.03%) MS Excel
7 28 (11.62%) Windows
8 27 (11.20%) Stakeholder Management
9 24 (9.96%) Analytical Skills
10 23 (9.54%) Degree
10 23 (9.54%) Migration
10 23 (9.54%) MS Office
11 20 (8.30%) Oracle
11 20 (8.30%) Business Analysis
11 20 (8.30%) Scrum
12 19 (7.88%) SAP
12 19 (7.88%) Active Directory
13 18 (7.47%) SQL Server
14 17 (7.05%) Business Intelligence
15 16 (6.64%) ITIL
16 13 (5.39%) Data Analysis
16 13 (5.39%) Data Modelling
17 12 (4.98%) Data Migration
17 12 (4.98%) Analytics
18 11 (4.56%) SuccessFactors
18 11 (4.56%) MS Visio
18 11 (4.56%) SharePoint
18 11 (4.56%) UML
18 11 (4.56%) MATLAB
18 11 (4.56%) IBM

Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 11 (4.56%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.49%) CMS
3 5 (2.07%) MS Exchange
3 5 (2.07%) WebLogic
4 3 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (1.24%) SAS
5 2 (0.83%) Drupal
5 2 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (0.83%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.41%) Apache
6 1 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.41%) IIS
6 1 (0.41%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (0.41%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.41%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 29 (12.03%) MS Excel
2 23 (9.54%) MS Office
3 11 (4.56%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.24%) MS Project
5 1 (0.41%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (0.41%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (2.49%) Maximo
1 6 (2.49%) SAP WM
2 3 (1.24%) Oracle ERP
2 3 (1.24%) ResourceLink
3 2 (0.83%) HFM
3 2 (0.83%) Hyperion Planning
3 2 (0.83%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.41%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.41%) Lawson
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.41%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.41%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.41%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.41%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.56%) SuccessFactors
2 7 (2.90%) Office 365
3 2 (0.83%) SaaS
3 2 (0.83%) Yammer
4 1 (0.41%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.41%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.15%) ATM
2 4 (1.66%) Intranet
3 3 (1.24%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (1.24%) ISDN
3 3 (1.24%) Unified Communications
3 3 (1.24%) WebEx
4 2 (0.83%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (0.83%) DNS
4 2 (0.83%) Firewall
4 2 (0.83%) Internet
4 2 (0.83%) LAN
4 2 (0.83%) NetScaler
4 2 (0.83%) WAN
5 1 (0.41%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.41%) VPN
5 1 (0.41%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (7.47%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.90%) Oracle Database
3 4 (1.66%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (1.66%) Qlik Sense
3 4 (1.66%) RDBMS
3 4 (1.66%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.83%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.41%) Essbase
5 1 (0.41%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.41%) MySQL
5 1 (0.41%) QlikView
5 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (2.07%) Ant
1 5 (2.07%) ClearCase
1 5 (2.07%) ClearQuest
1 5 (2.07%) Gradle
1 5 (2.07%) Maven
2 2 (0.83%) JIRA
3 1 (0.41%) Axure RP
3 1 (0.41%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (0.41%) HP UFT
3 1 (0.41%) JMeter
3 1 (0.41%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.41%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (0.41%) Selenium
3 1 (0.41%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 59 (24.48%) Finance
2 41 (17.01%) Retail
3 11 (4.56%) Advertising
3 11 (4.56%) Manufacturing
4 9 (3.73%) German Language
5 8 (3.32%) Billing
5 8 (3.32%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.07%) Marketing
7 4 (1.66%) Back Office
7 4 (1.66%) Front Office
8 3 (1.24%) Publishing
9 1 (0.41%) Banking
9 1 (0.41%) Electronics
9 1 (0.41%) Legal
9 1 (0.41%) Local Government
9 1 (0.41%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.41%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.15%) Web Services
2 3 (1.24%) .NET
2 3 (1.24%) RESTful
3 2 (0.83%) REST
4 1 (0.41%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.41%) CSS
4 1 (0.41%) HTML
4 1 (0.41%) JSON
4 1 (0.41%) SOAP
4 1 (0.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (9.96%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (3.73%) EPoS
2 9 (3.73%) Management Information System
3 6 (2.49%) Data Integration
3 6 (2.49%) Statistics
4 5 (2.07%) Algorithms
4 5 (2.07%) Security Operations Centre
5 4 (1.66%) BYOD
5 4 (1.66%) iPad
5 4 (1.66%) Mathematics
5 4 (1.66%) PMI
6 3 (1.24%) Handset
6 3 (1.24%) SWIFT
6 3 (1.24%) Visualisation
7 2 (0.83%) Driving Licence
7 2 (0.83%) FMCG
7 2 (0.83%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (0.83%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.83%) Mobile Payment
7 2 (0.83%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 28 (11.62%) Windows
2 10 (4.15%) Linux
3 9 (3.73%) Windows Server
4 7 (2.90%) Solaris
5 6 (2.49%) Unix
5 6 (2.49%) Windows 7
6 5 (2.07%) Windows XP
7 3 (1.24%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.83%) AIX
8 2 (0.83%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.41%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (16.60%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (11.20%) Stakeholder Management
3 23 (9.54%) Migration
4 20 (8.30%) Business Analysis
4 20 (8.30%) Scrum
5 17 (7.05%) Business Intelligence
6 16 (6.64%) ITIL
7 13 (5.39%) Data Analysis
7 13 (5.39%) Data Modelling
8 12 (4.98%) Analytics
8 12 (4.98%) Data Migration
9 11 (4.56%) UML
10 10 (4.15%) Logistics
10 10 (4.15%) Project Management
10 10 (4.15%) SDLC
10 10 (4.15%) Systems Analysis
11 9 (3.73%) Information Security
12 8 (3.32%) Asset Management
12 8 (3.32%) Data Management
12 8 (3.32%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 33 (13.69%) SQL
2 11 (4.56%) MATLAB
3 8 (3.32%) VBA
4 6 (2.49%) Java
5 4 (1.66%) PL/SQL
6 3 (1.24%) Shell Script
7 2 (0.83%) Bash Shell
7 2 (0.83%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.83%) Python
7 2 (0.83%) R
8 1 (0.41%) Ada
8 1 (0.41%) C#
8 1 (0.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (9.54%) Degree
2 9 (3.73%) ISEB
2 9 (3.73%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.49%) ISTQB
3 6 (2.49%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.07%) CISM
4 5 (2.07%) CISSP
5 4 (1.66%) CISA
5 4 (1.66%) PMI Certification
6 3 (1.24%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.83%) CCNA
7 2 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.41%) AAT
8 1 (0.41%) ACCA
8 1 (0.41%) CCNP
8 1 (0.41%) CRISC
8 1 (0.41%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.41%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (1.66%) SLA
3 2 (0.83%) QA
4 1 (0.41%) SEPA
System Software
1 19 (7.88%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.83%) XenApp
3 2 (0.83%) XenDesktop
3 2 (0.83%) XenServer
4 1 (0.41%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.41%) Bacula
1 1 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.41%) SCCM
1 1 (0.41%) SCOM
1 1 (0.41%) WhatsUp Gold
1 1 (0.41%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 36 (14.94%) Microsoft
2 20 (8.30%) Oracle
3 19 (7.88%) SAP
4 11 (4.56%) IBM
5 8 (3.32%) Cisco
6 7 (2.90%) HP
7 6 (2.49%) Teradata
8 5 (2.07%) Google
8 5 (2.07%) JDA
8 5 (2.07%) Remedy
8 5 (2.07%) VMware
9 3 (1.24%) Avaya
9 3 (1.24%) Citrix
9 3 (1.24%) Hyperion
9 3 (1.24%) RedPrairie
10 2 (0.83%) Apple
10 2 (0.83%) Sitecore
11 1 (0.41%) NGA Human Resources
11 1 (0.41%) Pega
11 1 (0.41%) VocaLink
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