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 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 3 5 6
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 136 103 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 16.96% 16.94% 15.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.89% 18.66% 15.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 42 57
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£375 £356 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £215 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 22 12
Average hourly rate £14.50 £11.50 £12.85
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.08% -10.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £9.60 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.25 £20.65 £24.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
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
720 552 609
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 89.78% 90.79% 96.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 381 278 311
Average daily rate £381 £360 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.69% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £190 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 52 42
Average hourly rate £18.50 £16.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.62% -25.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.45 £33.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015. 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
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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
Watford -6 24 £300 -14.28% 10
Hemel Hempstead +7 17 £340 - 1
Rickmansworth +2 15 £325 - 9
Welwyn Garden City -8 12 £377 +16.11%
Hertford -3 5 £525 -
Stevenage -4 5 - -
St Albans 0 2 - - 1
Hoddesdon - 1 - - 1
Royston - 1 - - 1
Analyst
East of England

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 (18.78%) Windows
2 42 (18.34%) SQL
3 41 (17.90%) Retail
4 40 (17.47%) MS Office
5 39 (17.03%) ITIL
6 33 (14.41%) Finance
7 29 (12.66%) SAP
8 28 (12.23%) Microsoft
9 23 (10.04%) Oracle
10 22 (9.61%) MS Excel
10 22 (9.61%) HP
10 22 (9.61%) Change Management
10 22 (9.61%) Agile Software Development
10 22 (9.61%) Business Analysis
11 21 (9.17%) Service Management
12 20 (8.73%) E-Commerce
13 19 (8.30%) Project Management
13 19 (8.30%) Analytical Skills
14 18 (7.86%) Data Analysis
14 18 (7.86%) Business Intelligence
15 15 (6.55%) Telecoms
15 15 (6.55%) Stakeholder Management
16 14 (6.11%) ITSM
16 14 (6.11%) Migration
16 14 (6.11%) Active Directory
16 14 (6.11%) UNIX
16 14 (6.11%) XML
16 14 (6.11%) Security Cleared
17 13 (5.68%) Windows Server 2008
17 13 (5.68%) User Acceptance Testing

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 6 (2.62%) IBM Notes
2 5 (2.18%) MQSeries
3 4 (1.75%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.31%) Lync
4 3 (1.31%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.31%) Apache
5 2 (0.87%) IIS
5 2 (0.87%) JBoss
5 2 (0.87%) CMS
6 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.44%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.44%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (0.44%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.44%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 40 (17.47%) MS Office
2 22 (9.61%) MS Excel
3 13 (5.68%) MS Visio
4 6 (2.62%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (1.75%) MS Project
6 2 (0.87%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (3.93%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (1.31%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (1.31%) HFM
2 3 (1.31%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (1.31%) SAP SRM
3 2 (0.87%) SAP PP
3 2 (0.87%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.87%) SAP PP-PI
3 2 (0.87%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.44%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.44%) CA PPM
4 1 (0.44%) SAP PS
4 1 (0.44%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.31%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (1.31%) Office 365
2 1 (0.44%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.93%) SAN
2 8 (3.49%) Firewall
2 8 (3.49%) LAN
2 8 (3.49%) WAN
3 7 (3.06%) Internet
4 6 (2.62%) NAS
5 4 (1.75%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (1.75%) VPN
6 3 (1.31%) DNS
6 3 (1.31%) Intranet
6 3 (1.31%) GSM
6 3 (1.31%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (0.87%) PuTTY
7 2 (0.87%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.87%) FTP
7 2 (0.87%) LDAP
7 2 (0.87%) Telnet
7 2 (0.87%) SSH
7 2 (0.87%) Network Security
8 1 (0.44%) X.400
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.49%) SQL Server
1 8 (3.49%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (3.06%) MS Access
3 4 (1.75%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (1.31%) DB2
4 3 (1.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (1.31%) DbVisualizer
4 3 (1.31%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.87%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.87%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (0.87%) SAP Data Services
5 2 (0.87%) MySQL
5 2 (0.87%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.44%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.44%) Essbase
6 1 (0.44%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.44%) MaxDB
Development Applications
1 5 (2.18%) LoadRunner
2 4 (1.75%) HP UFT
2 4 (1.75%) JIRA
3 3 (1.31%) Selenium
3 3 (1.31%) LSMW
4 2 (0.87%) NUnit
4 2 (0.87%) Toad
4 2 (0.87%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.87%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.44%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.44%) Hudson
5 1 (0.44%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.44%) Calabash
5 1 (0.44%) Appium
5 1 (0.44%) TestNG
5 1 (0.44%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.44%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.44%) ChangeMan
General
1 41 (17.90%) Retail
2 33 (14.41%) Finance
3 15 (6.55%) Telecoms
4 9 (3.93%) French Language
5 8 (3.49%) Banking
5 8 (3.49%) Manufacturing
6 7 (3.06%) German Language
7 5 (2.18%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (1.75%) Local Government
9 2 (0.87%) Marketing
9 2 (0.87%) Publishing
10 1 (0.44%) Games
10 1 (0.44%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.44%) Back Office
10 1 (0.44%) Advertising
10 1 (0.44%) Automotive
10 1 (0.44%) Law
10 1 (0.44%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (6.11%) XML
2 9 (3.93%) Web Services
3 8 (3.49%) .NET
4 7 (3.06%) HTML
5 5 (2.18%) SAP PI
6 4 (1.75%) Middleware
6 4 (1.75%) ASP.NET
6 4 (1.75%) J2EE
7 3 (1.31%) Flash
7 3 (1.31%) SAP Basis
8 1 (0.44%) Spring
8 1 (0.44%) ISPF
8 1 (0.44%) WCF
8 1 (0.44%) WPF
8 1 (0.44%) EDIFACT
8 1 (0.44%) HTML5
8 1 (0.44%) EDI
8 1 (0.44%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (0.44%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.30%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (3.93%) Data Centre
3 8 (3.49%) NHS
3 8 (3.49%) Management Information System
4 6 (2.62%) Statistics
4 6 (2.62%) Mathematics
5 5 (2.18%) CMDB
5 5 (2.18%) Mainframe
5 5 (2.18%) User Experience
6 4 (1.75%) Symmetrix DMX
6 4 (1.75%) EMC VNX
6 4 (1.75%) HP StoreVirtual
6 4 (1.75%) Celerra
6 4 (1.75%) CLARiiON
6 4 (1.75%) Symmetrix
6 4 (1.75%) EMC Centera
7 3 (1.31%) Blackberry
7 3 (1.31%) iSeries
7 3 (1.31%) Kindle
8 2 (0.87%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 43 (18.78%) Windows
2 14 (6.11%) UNIX
3 13 (5.68%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (5.24%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (3.93%) Windows 7
5 9 (3.93%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (3.06%) Linux
6 7 (3.06%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.87%) Android
8 1 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.44%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.44%) Solaris
8 1 (0.44%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.44%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.44%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (17.03%) ITIL
2 22 (9.61%) Change Management
2 22 (9.61%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (9.61%) Business Analysis
3 21 (9.17%) Service Management
4 20 (8.73%) E-Commerce
5 19 (8.30%) Project Management
6 18 (7.86%) Business Intelligence
6 18 (7.86%) Data Analysis
7 15 (6.55%) Stakeholder Management
8 14 (6.11%) Migration
8 14 (6.11%) ITSM
9 13 (5.68%) User Acceptance Testing
10 11 (4.80%) Time Management
11 10 (4.37%) Data Migration
11 10 (4.37%) Use Case
11 10 (4.37%) Service Delivery
12 9 (3.93%) Data Modelling
12 9 (3.93%) Waterfall
13 8 (3.49%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 42 (18.34%) SQL
2 8 (3.49%) Java
3 5 (2.18%) VBScript
4 4 (1.75%) JavaScript
4 4 (1.75%) Shell Script
5 3 (1.31%) VB
6 2 (0.87%) C
6 2 (0.87%) VBA
7 1 (0.44%) REXX
7 1 (0.44%) C#
7 1 (0.44%) JCL
7 1 (0.44%) ActionScript 2.0
7 1 (0.44%) ActionScript
7 1 (0.44%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.44%) RPG
Qualifications
1 14 (6.11%) Security Cleared
2 9 (3.93%) ISEB
2 9 (3.93%) Degree
3 6 (2.62%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.75%) MCSE
4 4 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (1.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (1.31%) MCSA
5 3 (1.31%) MCTS
5 3 (1.31%) MCITP
5 3 (1.31%) ISTQB
5 3 (1.31%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.87%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.87%) OCA
6 2 (0.87%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.44%) RHCE
7 1 (0.44%) A+ Certification
7 1 (0.44%) CCNA
7 1 (0.44%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.06%) QA
2 3 (1.31%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.31%) ISO 9001
2 3 (1.31%) SLA
3 1 (0.44%) COBIT
3 1 (0.44%) Solvency II
System Software
1 14 (6.11%) Active Directory
2 9 (3.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.75%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.87%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.87%) Firmware
4 2 (0.87%) Xen
5 1 (0.44%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 1 (0.44%) ProxySG
5 1 (0.44%) BitLocker
5 1 (0.44%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (1.75%) OpenView
1 4 (1.75%) OVSD
1 4 (1.75%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.31%) SCCM
2 3 (1.31%) Tivoli
3 2 (0.87%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 2 (0.87%) CA Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.44%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.44%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.44%) WhatsUp Gold
4 1 (0.44%) ServiceCenter
4 1 (0.44%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.44%) Puppet
4 1 (0.44%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 29 (12.66%) SAP
2 28 (12.23%) Microsoft
3 23 (10.04%) Oracle
4 22 (9.61%) HP
5 11 (4.80%) VMware
6 10 (4.37%) Cisco
7 9 (3.93%) IBM
7 9 (3.93%) Remedy
8 7 (3.06%) BMC
9 6 (2.62%) NetApp
9 6 (2.62%) Lotus
10 5 (2.18%) Citrix
10 5 (2.18%) Brocade
11 4 (1.75%) Symantec
11 4 (1.75%) EMC
11 4 (1.75%) Business Objects
11 4 (1.75%) 3PAR
12 3 (1.31%) F5
12 3 (1.31%) Cognos
12 3 (1.31%) Hyperion
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