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 21 November 2014 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 6 6 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 104 78 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 13.76% 13.73% 16.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.57% 14.58% 17.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 39 51
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£375 £350 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £168 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £446 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 13 25
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £14.11
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +13.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.10 £11.13 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.28 £17.70 £18.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -3.33%
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
714 535 877
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 94.44% 94.19% 93.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 425 269 412
Average daily rate £375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £170 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £488 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 39 63
Average hourly rate £12.50 £16.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.87% +3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.10 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.80 £37.40 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -8.57%

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 21 November 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
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 21 November 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
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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 +8 23 £370 +32.14% 15
Rickmansworth -8 14 £378 +22.76%
Hemel Hempstead 0 10 £110 -69.23% 8
Welwyn Garden City -1 9 £361 +60.55% 4
St Albans -2 4 £375 +1.35% 3
Hertford - 3 £185 -
Hitchin +3 2 - - 1
Stevenage -3 2 £208 - 3
Hoddesdon -2 1 - -
Cheshunt - 1 - -
Letchworth - - - - 1
Potters Bar - - - - 1
Royston - - - - 1
Baldock - - - -
Berkhamsted - - - -
Analyst
East of England

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 67 (26.48%) Finance
2 59 (23.32%) Windows
3 52 (20.55%) SQL
4 40 (15.81%) MS Office
5 39 (15.42%) MS Excel
6 34 (13.44%) Retail
7 31 (12.25%) Microsoft
7 31 (12.25%) Oracle
8 30 (11.86%) Active Directory
8 30 (11.86%) Agile Software Development
9 28 (11.07%) ITIL
10 26 (10.28%) HP
10 26 (10.28%) Analytical Skills
11 23 (9.09%) Project Management
11 23 (9.09%) Windows XP
12 21 (8.30%) Data Analysis
13 20 (7.91%) Manufacturing
13 20 (7.91%) Windows 7
14 18 (7.11%) QA
15 17 (6.72%) Security Cleared
15 17 (6.72%) Pharmaceutical
16 16 (6.32%) OpenView
16 16 (6.32%) Data Warehouse
16 16 (6.32%) SAP
17 15 (5.93%) E-Commerce
17 15 (5.93%) Business Intelligence
17 15 (5.93%) Teradata
17 15 (5.93%) Business Analysis
17 15 (5.93%) Banking
18 14 (5.53%) SLA

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 13 (5.14%) SAS
2 12 (4.74%) MS Exchange
3 8 (3.16%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (2.77%) IBM Notes
5 3 (1.19%) Lotus Domino
6 2 (0.79%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.40%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.40%) TPMS
7 1 (0.40%) Confluence
7 1 (0.40%) CMS
Applications
1 40 (15.81%) MS Office
2 39 (15.42%) MS Excel
3 8 (3.16%) MS Visio
3 8 (3.16%) SPSS
3 8 (3.16%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.58%) MS Project
5 1 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.79%) SAP FI
1 2 (0.79%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (0.79%) SAP CO
1 2 (0.79%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (0.79%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (0.79%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (0.40%) SAP SD
2 1 (0.40%) SAP R/3
2 1 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.40%) ResourceLink
2 1 (0.40%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (0.40%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.79%) Office 365
3 1 (0.40%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.74%) Internet
1 12 (4.74%) VPN
2 6 (2.37%) DNS
2 6 (2.37%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.19%) SAN
3 3 (1.19%) SSH
3 3 (1.19%) Firewall
3 3 (1.19%) ADSL
3 3 (1.19%) DHCP
4 1 (0.40%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.40%) LAN
4 1 (0.40%) Wireless
4 1 (0.40%) IPsec
4 1 (0.40%) BIG-IP
4 1 (0.40%) VLAN
4 1 (0.40%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (6.32%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (3.95%) Oracle Database
3 6 (2.37%) SQL Server
4 5 (1.98%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (1.98%) Hadoop
5 4 (1.58%) SAS Enterprise Miner
5 4 (1.58%) Oracle ODI
6 3 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.79%) OLAP
7 2 (0.79%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.40%) PowerCenter
8 1 (0.40%) SQLPlus
8 1 (0.40%) Snowflake Schema
8 1 (0.40%) MySQL
8 1 (0.40%) QlikView
8 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.40%) BusinessObjects XI
8 1 (0.40%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.40%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.40%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 5 (1.98%) JIRA
2 3 (1.19%) Selenium
2 3 (1.19%) Cucumber
2 3 (1.19%) Rational Rose
3 1 (0.40%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.40%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 67 (26.48%) Finance
2 34 (13.44%) Retail
3 20 (7.91%) Manufacturing
4 17 (6.72%) Pharmaceutical
5 15 (5.93%) Banking
6 10 (3.95%) Telecoms
7 8 (3.16%) Marketing
8 5 (1.98%) Legal
9 2 (0.79%) Games
10 1 (0.40%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.40%) French Language
10 1 (0.40%) German Language
10 1 (0.40%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.77%) XML
2 5 (1.98%) Web Services
3 3 (1.19%) .NET
4 1 (0.40%) COM
4 1 (0.40%) WAP
4 1 (0.40%) OLE
4 1 (0.40%) XML Messaging
4 1 (0.40%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (0.40%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 26 (10.28%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (2.77%) Mathematics
3 6 (2.37%) NHS
3 6 (2.37%) Management Information System
3 6 (2.37%) Statistics
4 5 (1.98%) Mainframe
4 5 (1.98%) Informatics
4 5 (1.98%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.58%) Applied Mathematics
5 4 (1.58%) Economics
5 4 (1.58%) Algorithms
6 3 (1.19%) Mobile Payment
6 3 (1.19%) EPoS
7 2 (0.79%) Life Science
7 2 (0.79%) iPad
7 2 (0.79%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.40%) FMCG
8 1 (0.40%) iPhone
8 1 (0.40%) iSeries
8 1 (0.40%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 59 (23.32%) Windows
2 23 (9.09%) Windows XP
3 20 (7.91%) Windows 7
4 11 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (3.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (2.37%) Windows 8
7 3 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.19%) Solaris
7 3 (1.19%) Linux
8 2 (0.79%) Windows Vista
8 2 (0.79%) FreeBSD
9 1 (0.40%) UNIX
9 1 (0.40%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.40%) Mac OS X Server
9 1 (0.40%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (11.86%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (11.07%) ITIL
3 23 (9.09%) Project Management
4 21 (8.30%) Data Analysis
5 15 (5.93%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (5.93%) E-Commerce
5 15 (5.93%) Business Analysis
6 13 (5.14%) User Acceptance Testing
7 12 (4.74%) Waterfall
7 12 (4.74%) Analytics
8 11 (4.35%) Line Management
8 11 (4.35%) Change Management
9 10 (3.95%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (3.56%) Time Management
10 9 (3.56%) Systems Analysis
11 7 (2.77%) Software Testing
11 7 (2.77%) Use Case
11 7 (2.77%) Product Management
11 7 (2.77%) ERP
11 7 (2.77%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (20.55%) SQL
2 9 (3.56%) VB
3 6 (2.37%) Java
3 6 (2.37%) VBA
4 5 (1.98%) Bash Shell
5 4 (1.58%) Python
6 3 (1.19%) PowerShell
7 2 (0.79%) Shell Script
7 2 (0.79%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.79%) VBScript
8 1 (0.40%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.40%) VB6
8 1 (0.40%) C#
8 1 (0.40%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.40%) R
Qualifications
1 17 (6.72%) Security Cleared
2 14 (5.53%) SC Cleared
3 12 (4.74%) Degree
4 11 (4.35%) MCP
5 10 (3.95%) ISEB
6 6 (2.37%) ISTQB
7 4 (1.58%) MOS
8 3 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.79%) MCDST
9 2 (0.79%) IIBA
10 1 (0.40%) CBAP
10 1 (0.40%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.40%) MCTS
10 1 (0.40%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.40%) ACCA
10 1 (0.40%) CIMA
10 1 (0.40%) MBA
10 1 (0.40%) MCSE
10 1 (0.40%) MCSA
10 1 (0.40%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.11%) QA
2 14 (5.53%) SLA
3 4 (1.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.19%) Solvency II
5 2 (0.79%) ISO 9000
5 2 (0.79%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.40%) TickIT
System Software
1 30 (11.86%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.58%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.79%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (0.79%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.40%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (0.40%) Xen
5 1 (0.40%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 16 (6.32%) OpenView
2 12 (4.74%) OVSD
3 5 (1.98%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (1.58%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (1.19%) Puppet
6 2 (0.79%) SCCM
6 2 (0.79%) SCOM
7 1 (0.40%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.40%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (0.40%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.40%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.40%) SCSM
7 1 (0.40%) XenMobile
7 1 (0.40%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 31 (12.25%) Oracle
1 31 (12.25%) Microsoft
2 26 (10.28%) HP
3 16 (6.32%) SAP
4 15 (5.93%) Teradata
5 11 (4.35%) VMware
6 8 (3.16%) Citrix
7 7 (2.77%) Lotus
8 6 (2.37%) Google
8 6 (2.37%) Planview
9 5 (1.98%) Informatica
9 5 (1.98%) Business Objects
10 3 (1.19%) Dell
11 2 (0.79%) Cognos
11 2 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.79%) Symantec
11 2 (0.79%) Retek
11 2 (0.79%) McAfee
12 1 (0.40%) Remedy
12 1 (0.40%) JDA
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £450 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
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Rate: £9 to £11 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
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Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
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TJX
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Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
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