The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 1 3 12
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +9
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 104 105 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 18.06% 16.54% 12.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.55% 17.07% 12.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 59 48
Average daily rate £365 £350 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -8.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £220 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £453 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 19 7
Average hourly rate £12.75 £12.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.00% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.12 £10.00 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.98 £29.75 £22.26
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.44 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
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
532 615 607
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 92.36% 96.85% 95.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 274 325 316
Average daily rate £385 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.75% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £225 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 44 44
Average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £6.86 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £37.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

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 5 February 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
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Rickmansworth +1 13 £185 -32.72% 1
Watford -6 12 £350 +3.32% 8
St Albans +4 11 £363 +16.00% 3
Stevenage +1 8 - - 5
Hemel Hempstead +3 7 £375 +36.36% 4
Letchworth -1 4 - -
Welwyn Garden City +2 3 £325 -16.12% 2
Cheshunt - 2 - -
Hertford +3 1 - -
Potters Bar -2 1 £180 -
Hoddesdon - 1 £264 -
Analyst
East of England

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 35 (16.67%) Windows
2 30 (14.29%) SQL
2 30 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 28 (13.33%) ITIL
4 26 (12.38%) MS Office
5 25 (11.90%) Active Directory
6 24 (11.43%) Finance
6 24 (11.43%) Advertising
6 24 (11.43%) Retail
7 23 (10.95%) Project Management
8 21 (10.00%) MS Excel
8 21 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
9 19 (9.05%) Change Management
10 17 (8.10%) Business Intelligence
10 17 (8.10%) Degree
11 16 (7.62%) Migration
12 15 (7.14%) IBM
13 14 (6.67%) MS Visio
13 14 (6.67%) Citrix
13 14 (6.67%) Service Management
13 14 (6.67%) Business Analysis
14 13 (6.19%) Use Case
14 13 (6.19%) Test Scripting
14 13 (6.19%) Agile Software Development
14 13 (6.19%) Cisco
14 13 (6.19%) LAN
14 13 (6.19%) Oracle
14 13 (6.19%) SQL Server
15 12 (5.71%) Unix
15 12 (5.71%) DNS

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 5 (2.38%) WebSphere
2 4 (1.90%) CMS
2 4 (1.90%) MQSeries
3 3 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (1.43%) Lync
3 3 (1.43%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.95%) MS Project Server
4 2 (0.95%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.48%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.48%) Commerce Server
5 1 (0.48%) DNN
5 1 (0.48%) Documentum
5 1 (0.48%) Drupal
5 1 (0.48%) Kentico
5 1 (0.48%) SAS
5 1 (0.48%) Sitefinity
5 1 (0.48%) Umbraco
Applications
1 26 (12.38%) MS Office
2 21 (10.00%) MS Excel
3 14 (6.67%) MS Visio
4 9 (4.29%) MS Project
5 2 (0.95%) AutoCAD
5 2 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (2.86%) Maximo
2 4 (1.90%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (1.90%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.95%) SAP R/3
4 1 (0.48%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.48%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.48%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.48%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.48%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.81%) Office 365
2 6 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.95%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.95%) Amazon S3
3 2 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.19%) LAN
2 12 (5.71%) DNS
2 12 (5.71%) Firewall
3 11 (5.24%) WAN
4 8 (3.81%) Wi-Fi
5 7 (3.33%) DHCP
6 6 (2.86%) FTP
7 5 (2.38%) Internet
7 5 (2.38%) IP Telephony
7 5 (2.38%) NetScaler
7 5 (2.38%) VLAN
8 4 (1.90%) LDAP
9 3 (1.43%) VPN
10 2 (0.95%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (0.95%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (0.95%) Cisco PIX
10 2 (0.95%) Radio Access Network
10 2 (0.95%) SSH
10 2 (0.95%) Telnet
10 2 (0.95%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (6.19%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (1.90%) DB2
3 4 (1.90%) DbVisualizer
4 3 (1.43%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (1.43%) Data Mining
4 3 (1.43%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.43%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (0.95%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (0.95%) Amazon Redshift
5 2 (0.95%) Big Data
5 2 (0.95%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (0.95%) SQLPlus
6 1 (0.48%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.48%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.48%) Power BI
6 1 (0.48%) QlikView
6 1 (0.48%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.48%) Spotfire
6 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (4.76%) LoadRunner
2 6 (2.86%) JIRA
2 6 (2.86%) Selenium
3 4 (1.90%) HP UFT
4 3 (1.43%) ChangeMan
5 2 (0.95%) Cucumber
5 2 (0.95%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.95%) NUnit
5 2 (0.95%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (0.95%) Protractor
5 2 (0.95%) Toad
5 2 (0.95%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.95%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.48%) JMeter
6 1 (0.48%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.48%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 24 (11.43%) Advertising
1 24 (11.43%) Finance
1 24 (11.43%) Retail
2 11 (5.24%) Telecoms
3 9 (4.29%) German Language
4 7 (3.33%) Manufacturing
5 6 (2.86%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (2.38%) Banking
6 5 (2.38%) Marketing
7 4 (1.90%) Publishing
8 3 (1.43%) French Language
9 2 (0.95%) Billing
10 1 (0.48%) Electronics
10 1 (0.48%) Legal
10 1 (0.48%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.24%) Web Services
2 7 (3.33%) .NET
2 7 (3.33%) XML
3 6 (2.86%) ISPF
4 4 (1.90%) Flash
4 4 (1.90%) HTML
4 4 (1.90%) J2EE
5 2 (0.95%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 21 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (3.33%) Data Centre
3 6 (2.86%) Data Integration
3 6 (2.86%) Data Protection Act
4 5 (2.38%) AS400
4 5 (2.38%) Fat Client
4 5 (2.38%) FMCG
4 5 (2.38%) Thin Client
5 4 (1.90%) NHS
6 3 (1.43%) HACMP
6 3 (1.43%) iSeries
6 3 (1.43%) Life Science
6 3 (1.43%) Mainframe
6 3 (1.43%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.95%) Data Extraction
7 2 (0.95%) iPhone
7 2 (0.95%) Learning Management System
7 2 (0.95%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.95%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.48%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 35 (16.67%) Windows
2 12 (5.71%) Unix
3 10 (4.76%) Windows Server
4 8 (3.81%) Windows XP
5 6 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.90%) Linux
6 4 (1.90%) Windows 7
6 4 (1.90%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.43%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.95%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.48%) MVS
9 1 (0.48%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.48%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (13.33%) ITIL
2 23 (10.95%) Project Management
3 19 (9.05%) Change Management
4 17 (8.10%) Business Intelligence
5 16 (7.62%) Migration
6 14 (6.67%) Business Analysis
6 14 (6.67%) Service Management
7 13 (6.19%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (6.19%) Test Scripting
7 13 (6.19%) Use Case
8 10 (4.76%) Automated Testing
8 10 (4.76%) Data Migration
8 10 (4.76%) E-Commerce
8 10 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
8 10 (4.76%) Validation
9 9 (4.29%) Data Modelling
10 8 (3.81%) BPMN
10 8 (3.81%) Data Management
10 8 (3.81%) Defect Management
10 8 (3.81%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (14.29%) SQL
2 7 (3.33%) Java
3 6 (2.86%) JCL
3 6 (2.86%) REXX
4 4 (1.90%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.43%) C#
5 3 (1.43%) PL/SQL
5 3 (1.43%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.48%) C++
6 1 (0.48%) MATLAB
6 1 (0.48%) Perl
6 1 (0.48%) Python
6 1 (0.48%) R
6 1 (0.48%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.48%) VB
6 1 (0.48%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (8.10%) Degree
2 10 (4.76%) ISEB
3 8 (3.81%) SC Cleared
3 8 (3.81%) Security Cleared
4 7 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (2.38%) DBS Check
5 5 (2.38%) ISTQB
6 4 (1.90%) MCP
7 3 (1.43%) IIBA
7 3 (1.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (1.43%) MCSA
7 3 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.95%) MCSE
8 2 (0.95%) OCA
8 2 (0.95%) Oracle Certification
8 2 (0.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.48%) CISSP
9 1 (0.48%) JNCIA
9 1 (0.48%) JNCIS
9 1 (0.48%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.24%) QA
2 9 (4.29%) SLA
3 6 (2.86%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.43%) COBIT
5 1 (0.48%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 25 (11.90%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.86%) Time Sharing Option
2 6 (2.86%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 5 (2.38%) XenApp
4 3 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.95%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.95%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (3.81%) Tivoli
2 6 (2.86%) SCCM
3 3 (1.43%) Bacula
3 3 (1.43%) SCOM
3 3 (1.43%) ZABBIX
4 2 (0.95%) CA Single Sign-On
4 2 (0.95%) Tivoli Identity Manager
5 1 (0.48%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (0.48%) DatAdvantage
5 1 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.48%) OpenView
5 1 (0.48%) OVSD
Vendors
1 30 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 15 (7.14%) IBM
3 14 (6.67%) Citrix
4 13 (6.19%) Cisco
4 13 (6.19%) Oracle
5 11 (5.24%) HP
6 10 (4.76%) SAP
7 8 (3.81%) Remedy
8 7 (3.33%) CheckPoint
9 6 (2.86%) JDA
9 6 (2.86%) Siemens
9 6 (2.86%) VMware
10 5 (2.38%) Juniper
10 5 (2.38%) Nortel
11 4 (1.90%) BMC
12 3 (1.43%) NetApp
12 3 (1.43%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (1.43%) Sophos
13 2 (0.95%) NetIQ
13 2 (0.95%) Websense
Hertfordshire
Volt
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Rate: £180 - £200 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Volt
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: market rate
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
JM
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 25 days ago