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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Analyst
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 4 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 83 94 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 14.34% 16.43% 17.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.06% 17.60% 18.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 53 69
Median daily rate £400 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £156 £212 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £345
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 13
Median hourly rate £21.50 £12.75 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.62% +2.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £9.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.25 £14.00 £29.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £14.38
% change year-on-year
-6.45% +7.82%

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
551 534 642
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.16% 93.36% 96.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 317 277 350
Median daily rate £450 £375 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £185 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £614 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 52 38
Median hourly rate £30.00 £14.75 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+103.38% -32.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.24 £6.97 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.65 £46.30 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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 +5 21 £450 +28.57% 8
Rickmansworth -2 7 £338 +82.43%
Welwyn Garden City -6 7 £150 -53.84% 1
Stevenage -6 5 - -
Hemel Hempstead -4 2 £325 - 7
Letchworth 0 1 £275 - 3
Royston - 1 - -
Bishop's Stortford - 1 £538 -
Harpenden - 1 - - 2
Analyst
East of England

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 36 (18.95%) Finance
2 31 (16.32%) Windows
3 30 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (15.26%) Retail
5 27 (14.21%) Active Directory
6 25 (13.16%) SQL
7 23 (12.11%) Analytical Skills
8 18 (9.47%) Business Analysis
8 18 (9.47%) MS Office
8 18 (9.47%) Microsoft
9 17 (8.95%) Project Management
10 16 (8.42%) MS Excel
10 16 (8.42%) Scrum
11 15 (7.89%) Migration
12 14 (7.37%) Windows 7
13 13 (6.84%) Change Management
14 11 (5.79%) NHS
15 10 (5.26%) Cucumber
15 10 (5.26%) Marketing
15 10 (5.26%) Data Migration
15 10 (5.26%) E-Commerce
15 10 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
16 9 (4.74%) Telecoms
16 9 (4.74%) Linux
16 9 (4.74%) Java
16 9 (4.74%) EPoS
16 9 (4.74%) Test Automation
17 8 (4.21%) JIRA
17 8 (4.21%) QA
17 8 (4.21%) Time Management

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 8 (4.21%) SharePoint
2 7 (3.68%) MS Exchange
3 5 (2.63%) Confluence
4 4 (2.11%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.58%) Apache
5 3 (1.58%) IIS
5 3 (1.58%) Skype for Business
6 2 (1.05%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.53%) SAS
Applications
1 18 (9.47%) MS Office
2 16 (8.42%) MS Excel
3 6 (3.16%) MS Visio
4 4 (2.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (2.11%) MS Project
5 1 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (2.11%) ResourceLink
1 4 (2.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.58%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (1.05%) Endur
3 2 (1.05%) Lorenzo
4 1 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.53%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.68%) Office 365
2 3 (1.58%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.53%) AdWords
3 1 (0.53%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.53%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.63%) DNS
1 5 (2.63%) LAN
1 5 (2.63%) WAN
2 4 (2.11%) Wireless
3 3 (1.58%) BIG-IP
3 3 (1.58%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 3 (1.58%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 3 (1.58%) Firewall
3 3 (1.58%) SMS
4 2 (1.05%) Internet
4 2 (1.05%) Network Security
4 2 (1.05%) OSPF
4 2 (1.05%) VLAN
4 2 (1.05%) VPN
4 2 (1.05%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.53%) BGP
5 1 (0.53%) EIGRP
5 1 (0.53%) FTP
5 1 (0.53%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.53%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.68%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.11%) Relational Database
3 3 (1.58%) Electronic Patient Records
3 3 (1.58%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.05%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (1.05%) Qlik Sense
4 2 (1.05%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.53%) FileMaker
5 1 (0.53%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.53%) QlikView
5 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (5.26%) Cucumber
2 8 (4.21%) JIRA
3 7 (3.68%) Selenium
3 7 (3.68%) WebDriver
4 5 (2.63%) Git (software)
4 5 (2.63%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.58%) JBehave
5 3 (1.58%) SoapUI
5 3 (1.58%) Subversion
6 2 (1.05%) Bitbucket
6 2 (1.05%) ClearCase
6 2 (1.05%) ClearQuest
6 2 (1.05%) HP UFT
6 2 (1.05%) JUnit
6 2 (1.05%) Maven
6 2 (1.05%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (0.53%) Ant
7 1 (0.53%) JMeter
7 1 (0.53%) LSMW
7 1 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 36 (18.95%) Finance
2 29 (15.26%) Retail
3 10 (5.26%) Marketing
4 9 (4.74%) Telecoms
5 7 (3.68%) Advertising
6 4 (2.11%) Banking
6 4 (2.11%) Electronics
6 4 (2.11%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.58%) Law
7 3 (1.58%) Local Government
8 2 (1.05%) Aerospace
8 2 (1.05%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.53%) Billing
9 1 (0.53%) Legal
9 1 (0.53%) Publishing
9 1 (0.53%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.63%) Gherkin
2 4 (2.11%) XML
3 3 (1.58%) HTML
3 3 (1.58%) Spring
3 3 (1.58%) Web Services
4 2 (1.05%) Hibernate
4 2 (1.05%) JSON
4 2 (1.05%) REST
4 2 (1.05%) RESTful
5 1 (0.53%) .NET
5 1 (0.53%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 23 (12.11%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.79%) NHS
3 9 (4.74%) EPoS
4 7 (3.68%) Data Centre
5 6 (3.16%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.11%) Algorithms
6 4 (2.11%) Mathematics
6 4 (2.11%) Statistics
7 3 (1.58%) Data Integration
7 3 (1.58%) Security Operations Centre
7 3 (1.58%) User Experience
8 2 (1.05%) EFT
8 2 (1.05%) iPad
8 2 (1.05%) IVR
8 2 (1.05%) Physics
9 1 (0.53%) Biotechnology
9 1 (0.53%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.53%) Pharmacovigilance
9 1 (0.53%) Replication
9 1 (0.53%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 31 (16.32%) Windows
2 14 (7.37%) Windows 7
3 9 (4.74%) Linux
4 6 (3.16%) Unix
4 6 (3.16%) Windows Server
5 4 (2.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (1.58%) Windows 8
6 3 (1.58%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.05%) AIX
7 2 (1.05%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.53%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (9.47%) Business Analysis
3 17 (8.95%) Project Management
4 16 (8.42%) Scrum
5 15 (7.89%) Migration
6 13 (6.84%) Change Management
7 10 (5.26%) Data Migration
7 10 (5.26%) E-Commerce
7 10 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (4.74%) Test Automation
9 8 (4.21%) Data Analysis
9 8 (4.21%) Time Management
10 7 (3.68%) Analytics
10 7 (3.68%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (3.68%) CRM
10 7 (3.68%) Data Modelling
10 7 (3.68%) ITIL
11 6 (3.16%) Cybersecurity
11 6 (3.16%) SDLC
11 6 (3.16%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (13.16%) SQL
2 9 (4.74%) Java
3 5 (2.63%) MATLAB
3 5 (2.63%) Shell Script
4 3 (1.58%) PL/SQL
4 3 (1.58%) Ruby
4 3 (1.58%) VBA
5 2 (1.05%) C#
5 2 (1.05%) Perl
5 2 (1.05%) Python
6 1 (0.53%) C++
6 1 (0.53%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.53%) Tcl
6 1 (0.53%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (3.16%) Degree
2 5 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (2.63%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.11%) CCNP
3 4 (2.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (1.58%) CCNA
4 3 (1.58%) CESG Certified Professional
4 3 (1.58%) CISM
4 3 (1.58%) CISSP
4 3 (1.58%) CLAS
4 3 (1.58%) CRISC
4 3 (1.58%) ISEB
5 2 (1.05%) DBS Check
5 2 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.53%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.53%) ACCA
6 1 (0.53%) CCIE
6 1 (0.53%) CEH
6 1 (0.53%) CIMA
6 1 (0.53%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.21%) QA
2 4 (2.11%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.53%) HL7
3 1 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.53%) SEPA
3 1 (0.53%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (14.21%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.05%) vSphere
4 1 (0.53%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.53%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 3 (1.58%) SCCM
1 3 (1.58%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (0.53%) AirWatch
2 1 (0.53%) Aspera SmartTrack
2 1 (0.53%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.53%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.53%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (0.53%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (0.53%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (9.47%) Microsoft
2 8 (4.21%) Oracle
2 8 (4.21%) SAP
3 7 (3.68%) VMware
4 6 (3.16%) Apple
5 5 (2.63%) CheckPoint
6 4 (2.11%) Atlassian
6 4 (2.11%) Cisco
6 4 (2.11%) HP
6 4 (2.11%) NGA Human Resources
6 4 (2.11%) Remedy
7 3 (1.58%) Aruba
7 3 (1.58%) BMC
7 3 (1.58%) IBM
7 3 (1.58%) Mitel
7 3 (1.58%) Siemens
7 3 (1.58%) SolarWinds
7 3 (1.58%) Teradata
8 2 (1.05%) Google
8 2 (1.05%) JDA
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