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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 2 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 127 113 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 16.93% 15.23% 17.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.64% 16.03% 18.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 64 63
Median daily rate £375 £387 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.97% +6.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £213 £144
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £550 £429
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 11 26
Median hourly rate £11.34 £14.50 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.82% +1.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.55 £11.50 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.45 £17.50 £24.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £14.45 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-3.11% -0.34%
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
720 705 829
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.00% 95.01% 96.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 396 358 475
Median daily rate £388 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £190 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 65 51
Median hourly rate £13.00 £14.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% -3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £37.25 £29.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 26 September 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 0 23 £388 +24.00% 11
Welwyn Garden City +2 13 £414 -17.25% 5
Rickmansworth -2 6 £155 -
St Albans +2 5 £345 -13.20%
Stevenage +1 5 £225 -50.00% 1
Hemel Hempstead -4 5 - - 4
Royston +3 4 £325 -
Letchworth +2 2 - - 1
Welwyn 0 1 - -
Hertford 0 1 - - 4
Hoddesdon - 1 - -
Analyst
East of England

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 48 (20.17%) Finance
2 47 (19.75%) Retail
3 42 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (17.65%) Microsoft
4 36 (15.13%) Windows
5 32 (13.45%) SQL
6 31 (13.03%) MS Excel
7 30 (12.61%) Active Directory
8 27 (11.34%) MS Office
9 26 (10.92%) Analytical Skills
10 25 (10.50%) Stakeholder Management
11 23 (9.66%) Scrum
12 20 (8.40%) Business Intelligence
13 19 (7.98%) Degree
14 18 (7.56%) Business Analysis
14 18 (7.56%) SQL Server
14 18 (7.56%) SAP
15 17 (7.14%) Migration
16 15 (6.30%) SharePoint
16 15 (6.30%) Project Management
16 15 (6.30%) Data Analysis
17 13 (5.46%) Advertising
17 13 (5.46%) ITIL
17 13 (5.46%) Analytics
18 12 (5.04%) Manufacturing
18 12 (5.04%) SDLC
18 12 (5.04%) Windows Server
19 11 (4.62%) EPoS
19 11 (4.62%) UML
19 11 (4.62%) Windows 7

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 15 (6.30%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.10%) CMS
2 5 (2.10%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.68%) Confluence
4 3 (1.26%) Apache
4 3 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (1.26%) IIS
4 3 (1.26%) SAS
5 2 (0.84%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.42%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.42%) Drupal
6 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.42%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (0.42%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 31 (13.03%) MS Excel
2 27 (11.34%) MS Office
3 9 (3.78%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.26%) MS Project
5 1 (0.42%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (0.42%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (2.94%) ResourceLink
2 5 (2.10%) SAP WM
3 3 (1.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.84%) HFM
4 2 (0.84%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.42%) Adobe Campaign
5 1 (0.42%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (0.42%) Maximo
5 1 (0.42%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.42%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.42%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.42%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.42%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.62%) SuccessFactors
2 10 (4.20%) Office 365
3 2 (0.84%) SaaS
4 1 (0.42%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.42%) Google Drive
4 1 (0.42%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.20%) ATM
2 5 (2.10%) DNS
2 5 (2.10%) Firewall
3 4 (1.68%) Intranet
4 3 (1.26%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (1.26%) ISDN
4 3 (1.26%) NetScaler
4 3 (1.26%) Unified Communications
4 3 (1.26%) WebEx
5 2 (0.84%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (0.84%) Internet
5 2 (0.84%) LAN
5 2 (0.84%) SMS
5 2 (0.84%) VLAN
5 2 (0.84%) VPN
5 2 (0.84%) WAN
5 2 (0.84%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.42%) EIGRP
6 1 (0.42%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.42%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (7.56%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.68%) Qlik Sense
3 2 (0.84%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (0.84%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (0.84%) QlikView
3 2 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.42%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.42%) Essbase
4 1 (0.42%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.42%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.42%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.42%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (2.94%) JIRA
2 4 (1.68%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.26%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.26%) Subversion
4 2 (0.84%) Bitbucket
4 2 (0.84%) ClearCase
4 2 (0.84%) ClearQuest
4 2 (0.84%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (0.42%) Ant
5 1 (0.42%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.42%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.42%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (0.42%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.42%) JBehave
5 1 (0.42%) JMeter
5 1 (0.42%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (0.42%) Selenium
5 1 (0.42%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.42%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.42%) WebDriver
General
1 48 (20.17%) Finance
2 47 (19.75%) Retail
3 13 (5.46%) Advertising
4 12 (5.04%) Manufacturing
5 10 (4.20%) Marketing
6 8 (3.36%) Billing
6 8 (3.36%) Telecoms
7 7 (2.94%) German Language
8 4 (1.68%) Back Office
8 4 (1.68%) Front Office
8 4 (1.68%) Local Government
9 3 (1.26%) Electronics
10 2 (0.84%) Banking
10 2 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.84%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.42%) Law
11 1 (0.42%) Legal
11 1 (0.42%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.42%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.84%) .NET
1 2 (0.84%) XML
2 1 (0.42%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.42%) CSS
2 1 (0.42%) Gherkin
2 1 (0.42%) HTML
2 1 (0.42%) JSON
2 1 (0.42%) REST
2 1 (0.42%) Spring
2 1 (0.42%) Velocity
2 1 (0.42%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (10.92%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (4.62%) EPoS
3 9 (3.78%) Management Information System
4 6 (2.52%) Data Integration
4 6 (2.52%) Statistics
5 5 (2.10%) Algorithms
5 5 (2.10%) NHS
5 5 (2.10%) Security Operations Centre
6 4 (1.68%) BYOD
6 4 (1.68%) Data Centre
6 4 (1.68%) Mathematics
6 4 (1.68%) User Experience
7 3 (1.26%) Handset
7 3 (1.26%) IVR
7 3 (1.26%) SWIFT
8 2 (0.84%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.84%) Driving Licence
8 2 (0.84%) FMCG
8 2 (0.84%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (0.84%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 36 (15.13%) Windows
2 12 (5.04%) Windows Server
3 11 (4.62%) Windows 7
4 5 (2.10%) Linux
4 5 (2.10%) Unix
4 5 (2.10%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (2.10%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (2.10%) Windows XP
5 4 (1.68%) Windows 8
6 2 (0.84%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.84%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.42%) AIX
7 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (10.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 23 (9.66%) Scrum
4 20 (8.40%) Business Intelligence
5 18 (7.56%) Business Analysis
6 17 (7.14%) Migration
7 15 (6.30%) Data Analysis
7 15 (6.30%) Project Management
8 13 (5.46%) Analytics
8 13 (5.46%) ITIL
9 12 (5.04%) SDLC
10 11 (4.62%) UML
11 10 (4.20%) Data Migration
12 9 (3.78%) Change Management
13 8 (3.36%) Data Modelling
13 8 (3.36%) Information Security
13 8 (3.36%) User Acceptance Testing
13 8 (3.36%) User Stories
14 7 (2.94%) Process Improvement
14 7 (2.94%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 32 (13.45%) SQL
2 10 (4.20%) MATLAB
3 8 (3.36%) Java
4 7 (2.94%) VBA
5 3 (1.26%) Shell Script
6 2 (0.84%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.84%) Perl
6 2 (0.84%) Python
6 2 (0.84%) R
6 2 (0.84%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.42%) Ada
7 1 (0.42%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (7.98%) Degree
2 8 (3.36%) ISEB
3 7 (2.94%) Security Cleared
4 6 (2.52%) ISTQB
5 5 (2.10%) CISM
5 5 (2.10%) CISSP
6 4 (1.68%) CESG Certified Professional
6 4 (1.68%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (1.68%) CLAS
6 4 (1.68%) CRISC
6 4 (1.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (1.26%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.84%) ACCA
8 2 (0.84%) CCNA
8 2 (0.84%) CCNP
8 2 (0.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.84%) MCP
9 1 (0.42%) MCSA
9 1 (0.42%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.68%) QA
1 4 (1.68%) SLA
2 2 (0.84%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.84%) SEPA
3 1 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 30 (12.61%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.84%) vSphere
3 2 (0.84%) XenApp
3 2 (0.84%) XenDesktop
3 2 (0.84%) XenServer
4 1 (0.42%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.42%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 3 (1.26%) SCCM
1 3 (1.26%) WhatsUp Gold
2 2 (0.84%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.84%) SCOM
3 1 (0.42%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.42%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.42%) Bacula
3 1 (0.42%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.42%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.42%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 42 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 18 (7.56%) SAP
3 10 (4.20%) Cisco
3 10 (4.20%) VMware
4 8 (3.36%) Oracle
4 8 (3.36%) Teradata
5 7 (2.94%) HP
6 6 (2.52%) Google
7 5 (2.10%) Apple
7 5 (2.10%) Avaya
7 5 (2.10%) Citrix
8 4 (1.68%) JDA
8 4 (1.68%) NGA Human Resources
8 4 (1.68%) Remedy
9 3 (1.26%) Atlassian
9 3 (1.26%) CheckPoint
9 3 (1.26%) Mitel
9 3 (1.26%) RedPrairie
9 3 (1.26%) Siemens
10 2 (0.84%) Hyperion
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