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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 4 1 5
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 94 109 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 15.02% 16.82% 15.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.64% 17.99% 15.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 54 63
Median daily rate £338 £368 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.16% -2.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £139 £211 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 16 13
Median hourly rate £12.05 £14.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.89% -9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.15 £28.50 £22.46
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.49 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-3.43% +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
601 606 705
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.01% 93.52% 95.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 340 311 420
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £190 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.76% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 55 31
Median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.79% +16.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £7.28 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £41.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.71
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +8.21%

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 4 December 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 4 December 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 4 December 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 22 £425 +66.66% 13
Rickmansworth -1 10 £320 +28.00%
Welwyn Garden City -7 7 £197 -
Stevenage -9 4 - - 2
Royston - 3 £325 -
Welwyn - 3 - -
Hemel Hempstead -3 2 £350 - 6
Hoddesdon 0 1 - -
St Albans -2 1 - -
Letchworth - 1 £275 - 1
Harpenden - 1 - - 2
Hertford - 1 - - 1
Analyst
East of England

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 53 (23.77%) Finance
2 41 (18.39%) Retail
3 38 (17.04%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (14.80%) Windows
5 30 (13.45%) Microsoft
6 29 (13.00%) Active Directory
7 28 (12.56%) SQL
8 25 (11.21%) Analytical Skills
9 24 (10.76%) Scrum
10 23 (10.31%) MS Excel
11 22 (9.87%) Business Analysis
12 21 (9.42%) MS Office
13 17 (7.62%) Migration
14 16 (7.17%) Stakeholder Management
15 15 (6.73%) Business Intelligence
16 14 (6.28%) SAP
16 14 (6.28%) SQL Server
16 14 (6.28%) Project Management
16 14 (6.28%) Marketing
17 13 (5.83%) Windows 7
17 13 (5.83%) Analytics
18 12 (5.38%) Data Analysis
18 12 (5.38%) EPoS
19 11 (4.93%) Data Migration
19 11 (4.93%) Java
19 11 (4.93%) SharePoint
20 10 (4.48%) MATLAB
20 10 (4.48%) NHS
20 10 (4.48%) VMware
20 10 (4.48%) Degree

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 11 (4.93%) SharePoint
2 7 (3.14%) MS Exchange
3 5 (2.24%) Confluence
4 3 (1.35%) Apache
4 3 (1.35%) IIS
4 3 (1.35%) SAS
5 2 (0.90%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.45%) CMS
6 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 23 (10.31%) MS Excel
2 21 (9.42%) MS Office
3 6 (2.69%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.79%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.79%) MS Project
5 1 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (2.69%) ResourceLink
2 5 (2.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.90%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.45%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.45%) HFM
4 1 (0.45%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.45%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.45%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.45%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.59%) Office 365
2 4 (1.79%) SuccessFactors
3 2 (0.90%) SaaS
4 1 (0.45%) AdWords
4 1 (0.45%) G Suite
4 1 (0.45%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.45%) Google Drive
4 1 (0.45%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.24%) DNS
2 4 (1.79%) ATM
2 4 (1.79%) Firewall
3 3 (1.35%) BIG-IP
3 3 (1.35%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 3 (1.35%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 3 (1.35%) Internet
3 3 (1.35%) NetScaler
3 3 (1.35%) SMS
3 3 (1.35%) WAN
3 3 (1.35%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (0.90%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (0.90%) LAN
4 2 (0.90%) OSPF
4 2 (0.90%) VLAN
4 2 (0.90%) VPN
5 1 (0.45%) FTP
5 1 (0.45%) ISDN
5 1 (0.45%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.45%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (6.28%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.90%) Oracle Database
2 2 (0.90%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (0.90%) Qlik Sense
2 2 (0.90%) Relational Database
2 2 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.45%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.45%) FileMaker
3 1 (0.45%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.45%) QlikView
3 1 (0.45%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (4.04%) Cucumber
2 8 (3.59%) JIRA
3 6 (2.69%) Selenium
3 6 (2.69%) WebDriver
4 5 (2.24%) Git (software)
4 5 (2.24%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.35%) JBehave
5 3 (1.35%) SoapUI
5 3 (1.35%) Subversion
6 2 (0.90%) Bitbucket
6 2 (0.90%) ClearCase
6 2 (0.90%) ClearQuest
6 2 (0.90%) HP UFT
6 2 (0.90%) JUnit
6 2 (0.90%) Maven
6 2 (0.90%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (0.45%) Ant
7 1 (0.45%) LSMW
7 1 (0.45%) Rational Rhapsody
7 1 (0.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 53 (23.77%) Finance
2 41 (18.39%) Retail
3 14 (6.28%) Marketing
4 9 (4.04%) Advertising
4 9 (4.04%) Telecoms
5 7 (3.14%) Manufacturing
6 5 (2.24%) Electronics
7 4 (1.79%) Billing
7 4 (1.79%) Local Government
8 3 (1.35%) Banking
8 3 (1.35%) Law
9 2 (0.90%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.90%) Back Office
9 2 (0.90%) Front Office
9 2 (0.90%) Legal
10 1 (0.45%) German Language
10 1 (0.45%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.45%) Publishing
10 1 (0.45%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.24%) Gherkin
2 3 (1.35%) HTML
2 3 (1.35%) Spring
2 3 (1.35%) XML
3 2 (0.90%) Hibernate
3 2 (0.90%) JSON
3 2 (0.90%) REST
3 2 (0.90%) RESTful
3 2 (0.90%) Web Services
4 1 (0.45%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 25 (11.21%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (5.38%) EPoS
3 10 (4.48%) NHS
4 8 (3.59%) Statistics
5 7 (3.14%) Data Centre
5 7 (3.14%) Management Information System
6 6 (2.69%) Algorithms
7 5 (2.24%) Mathematics
8 4 (1.79%) BYOD
8 4 (1.79%) Data Integration
8 4 (1.79%) Security Operations Centre
9 3 (1.35%) IVR
9 3 (1.35%) Physics
9 3 (1.35%) User Experience
10 2 (0.90%) EFT
11 1 (0.45%) Biometrics
11 1 (0.45%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.45%) Handset
11 1 (0.45%) Replication
11 1 (0.45%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 33 (14.80%) Windows
2 13 (5.83%) Windows 7
3 9 (4.04%) Windows Server
4 8 (3.59%) Linux
5 7 (3.14%) Unix
6 4 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.35%) Windows 10
7 3 (1.35%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.45%) AIX
8 1 (0.45%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (17.04%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (10.76%) Scrum
3 22 (9.87%) Business Analysis
4 17 (7.62%) Migration
5 16 (7.17%) Stakeholder Management
6 15 (6.73%) Business Intelligence
7 14 (6.28%) Project Management
8 13 (5.83%) Analytics
9 12 (5.38%) Data Analysis
10 11 (4.93%) Data Migration
11 9 (4.04%) CRM
12 8 (3.59%) ITIL
12 8 (3.59%) Test Automation
12 8 (3.59%) User Acceptance Testing
13 7 (3.14%) Change Management
13 7 (3.14%) Data Modelling
13 7 (3.14%) Information Security
13 7 (3.14%) Process Improvement
13 7 (3.14%) UML
14 6 (2.69%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (12.56%) SQL
2 11 (4.93%) Java
3 10 (4.48%) MATLAB
4 7 (3.14%) VBA
5 5 (2.24%) Shell Script
6 2 (0.90%) C#
6 2 (0.90%) Perl
6 2 (0.90%) PL/SQL
6 2 (0.90%) Python
6 2 (0.90%) R
6 2 (0.90%) Ruby
7 1 (0.45%) Ada
7 1 (0.45%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (4.48%) Degree
2 8 (3.59%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.24%) ISEB
3 5 (2.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (1.79%) CESG Certified Professional
4 4 (1.79%) CISM
4 4 (1.79%) CISSP
4 4 (1.79%) CLAS
4 4 (1.79%) CRISC
5 3 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.35%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.90%) ACCA
6 2 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.90%) MCP
6 2 (0.90%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.45%) AAT
7 1 (0.45%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.45%) PhD
7 1 (0.45%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.59%) QA
2 4 (1.79%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.45%) SEPA
3 1 (0.45%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (13.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.90%) vSphere
3 2 (0.90%) XenApp
3 2 (0.90%) XenDesktop
3 2 (0.90%) XenServer
4 1 (0.45%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.45%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 4 (1.79%) SCCM
2 3 (1.35%) WhatsUp Gold
3 2 (0.90%) SCOM
4 1 (0.45%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.45%) Aspera SmartTrack
4 1 (0.45%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.45%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.45%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 30 (13.45%) Microsoft
2 14 (6.28%) SAP
3 10 (4.48%) VMware
4 8 (3.59%) Oracle
5 7 (3.14%) Apple
5 7 (3.14%) Teradata
6 5 (2.24%) CheckPoint
6 5 (2.24%) Cisco
6 5 (2.24%) HP
6 5 (2.24%) NGA Human Resources
6 5 (2.24%) Remedy
7 4 (1.79%) Atlassian
7 4 (1.79%) Citrix
7 4 (1.79%) IBM
7 4 (1.79%) JDA
8 3 (1.35%) Avaya
8 3 (1.35%) Google
8 3 (1.35%) Mitel
8 3 (1.35%) RedPrairie
8 3 (1.35%) Siemens
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