The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Hertfordshire 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 5 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 118 112 210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 15.21% 17.72% 21.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.48% 18.48% 22.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 49 94
Average daily rate £385 £310 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.19% -8.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £223 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £405 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 23
Average hourly rate £12.50 £14.00 £12.52
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +11.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.70 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £17.50 £35.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Job Titles Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
716 606 919
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 92.27% 95.89% 95.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 360 308 436
Average daily rate £375 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £233 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £563 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 29 81
Average hourly rate £21.00 £14.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -34.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £39.30 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Analyst
East of England

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Watford +1 25 £388 +9.92% 13
Welwyn Garden City +3 21 £355 -
Borehamwood +1 6 - -
Potters Bar 0 6 £388 +35.96% 2
Rickmansworth 0 5 £330 +46.66% 1
St Albans -1 4 £193 -44.04% 1
Stevenage -3 4 £125 -45.94% 5
Hemel Hempstead -11 4 £350 +16.66% 1
Hitchin - 2 £439 - 2
Hoddesdon - - - - 1
Letchworth - - - - 2
Bishop's Stortford - - - -
Analyst
East of England

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 43 (21.50%) Retail
2 41 (20.50%) SQL
3 30 (15.00%) Finance
4 29 (14.50%) E-Commerce
5 28 (14.00%) Windows
6 27 (13.50%) MS Office
7 25 (12.50%) Microsoft
8 22 (11.00%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (10.00%) Project Management
10 19 (9.50%) MS Excel
10 19 (9.50%) Business Analysis
11 16 (8.00%) Change Management
11 16 (8.00%) Windows 7
12 15 (7.50%) Active Directory
12 15 (7.50%) HP
13 14 (7.00%) Pharmaceutical
13 14 (7.00%) SharePoint
13 14 (7.00%) Manufacturing
13 14 (7.00%) Marketing
14 13 (6.50%) Analytics
14 13 (6.50%) Stakeholder Management
14 13 (6.50%) Oracle
14 13 (6.50%) SQL Server
15 12 (6.00%) MS Project
15 12 (6.00%) Business Intelligence
15 12 (6.00%) Telecoms
15 12 (6.00%) User Acceptance Testing
16 11 (5.50%) Data Modelling
16 11 (5.50%) Windows XP
16 11 (5.50%) Java

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 14 (7.00%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.00%) SAS
2 6 (3.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.00%) IBM Notes
3 2 (1.00%) OpenEdge
4 1 (0.50%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.50%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.50%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.50%) Lync
4 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.50%) CMS
4 1 (0.50%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 27 (13.50%) MS Office
2 19 (9.50%) MS Excel
3 12 (6.00%) MS Project
4 10 (5.00%) MS Visio
5 7 (3.50%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (1.00%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.50%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.50%) FastStats
7 1 (0.50%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.50%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (1.50%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (1.50%) TrackWise
2 2 (1.00%) SAP FI
2 2 (1.00%) Magento
2 2 (1.00%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.50%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.50%) ResourceLink
3 1 (0.50%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.50%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.50%) SAP MDM
3 1 (0.50%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.50%) SaaS
2 2 (1.00%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.50%) Office 365
3 1 (0.50%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.00%) VPN
2 5 (2.50%) TCP/IP
2 5 (2.50%) SAN
2 5 (2.50%) Internet
2 5 (2.50%) LAN
2 5 (2.50%) WAN
3 4 (2.00%) DHCP
3 4 (2.00%) SMS
3 4 (2.00%) DNS
4 1 (0.50%) iSCSI
4 1 (0.50%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (0.50%) NetScaler
4 1 (0.50%) NAS
4 1 (0.50%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.50%) Firewall
4 1 (0.50%) RFID
4 1 (0.50%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (6.50%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (3.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (3.00%) Oracle Database
5 5 (2.50%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.50%) Data Mining
8 2 (1.00%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.00%) MySQL
8 2 (1.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.50%) PerformancePoint
9 1 (0.50%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.50%) Oracle Exadata
9 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.50%) SAP BW
9 1 (0.50%) Oracle Discoverer
9 1 (0.50%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.50%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (1.00%) WebSpeed
1 2 (1.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (1.00%) Selenium
2 1 (0.50%) JIRA
2 1 (0.50%) WatiN
2 1 (0.50%) Cucumber
2 1 (0.50%) Calabash
General
1 43 (21.50%) Retail
2 30 (15.00%) Finance
3 14 (7.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 14 (7.00%) Manufacturing
3 14 (7.00%) Marketing
4 12 (6.00%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.50%) Banking
6 2 (1.00%) Games
6 2 (1.00%) Legal
7 1 (0.50%) International Banking
7 1 (0.50%) German Language
7 1 (0.50%) Billing
7 1 (0.50%) Back Office
7 1 (0.50%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.50%) Publishing
7 1 (0.50%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.00%) .NET
2 3 (1.50%) XML
2 3 (1.50%) Flash
2 3 (1.50%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.00%) Web Services
4 1 (0.50%) MDX
4 1 (0.50%) XMPP
4 1 (0.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.00%) NHS
2 5 (2.50%) iPhone
2 5 (2.50%) EPoS
3 4 (2.00%) Blackberry
4 3 (1.50%) FMCG
4 3 (1.50%) iPad
4 3 (1.50%) Social Media
5 2 (1.00%) CMDB
5 2 (1.00%) Informatics
6 1 (0.50%) Online Games
6 1 (0.50%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.50%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.50%) HP StorageWorks
6 1 (0.50%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.50%) FlexPod
6 1 (0.50%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.50%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.50%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.50%) E-Learning
6 1 (0.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 28 (14.00%) Windows
2 16 (8.00%) Windows 7
3 11 (5.50%) Windows XP
4 6 (3.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.50%) Windows 2000 Server
6 3 (1.50%) Android
7 1 (0.50%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.50%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.50%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.50%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.50%) Linux
7 1 (0.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (14.50%) E-Commerce
2 22 (11.00%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (10.00%) Project Management
4 19 (9.50%) Business Analysis
5 16 (8.00%) Change Management
6 13 (6.50%) Analytics
6 13 (6.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (6.00%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (6.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 11 (5.50%) Data Modelling
8 11 (5.50%) ITIL
9 10 (5.00%) CRM
9 10 (5.00%) Time Management
10 9 (4.50%) User Stories
11 8 (4.00%) Scrum
11 8 (4.00%) Systems Analysis
12 7 (3.50%) Data Management
12 7 (3.50%) Migration
12 7 (3.50%) ETL
13 6 (3.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 41 (20.50%) SQL
2 11 (5.50%) Java
3 6 (3.00%) VBA
4 5 (2.50%) T-SQL
5 3 (1.50%) VB.NET
6 2 (1.00%) C#
6 2 (1.00%) VBScript
6 2 (1.00%) Progress 4GL
7 1 (0.50%) SELCOPY
7 1 (0.50%) Ruby
7 1 (0.50%) VB6
7 1 (0.50%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.50%) FoxPro (VFP)
7 1 (0.50%) VB
7 1 (0.50%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (4.50%) Security Cleared
2 8 (4.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.00%) ISEB
3 4 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.50%) MCP
5 2 (1.00%) MCSE
5 2 (1.00%) MOS
5 2 (1.00%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.50%) Degree
6 1 (0.50%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 1 (0.50%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 1 (0.50%) NCDA
6 1 (0.50%) NCIE
6 1 (0.50%) VCAP
6 1 (0.50%) MCITP
6 1 (0.50%) MCDST
6 1 (0.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.50%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.50%) CCNP
6 1 (0.50%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.00%) QA
2 6 (3.00%) SLA
3 3 (1.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.00%) GxP
4 2 (1.00%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.00%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.50%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 15 (7.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.50%) XenApp
2 3 (1.50%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.50%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.50%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.50%) vSphere
3 1 (0.50%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (3.00%) OpenView
1 6 (3.00%) OVSD
2 4 (2.00%) SCCM
2 4 (2.00%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.50%) SCOM
3 1 (0.50%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 25 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 15 (7.50%) HP
3 13 (6.50%) Oracle
4 9 (4.50%) SAP
5 8 (4.00%) VMware
6 6 (3.00%) Citrix
7 5 (2.50%) Tableau
7 5 (2.50%) IBM
7 5 (2.50%) NetApp
7 5 (2.50%) Business Objects
8 4 (2.00%) Cognos
8 4 (2.00%) Remedy
8 4 (2.00%) ATG
8 4 (2.00%) Teradata
8 4 (2.00%) Google
8 4 (2.00%) Planview
9 3 (1.50%) Niku
9 3 (1.50%) Cisco
10 2 (1.00%) Progress
10 2 (1.00%) McAfee
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