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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 4 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 91 124 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 13.79% 16.23% 18.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.63% 17.42% 19.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 76 57
Average daily rate
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£325 £373 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.75% +19.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £185 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £444 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 8 10
Average hourly rate £13.00 £15.55 £12.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.39% +21.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.50 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £26.95 £15.10
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
622 712 625
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 94.24% 93.19% 96.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 317 365 340
Average daily rate £413 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £497 £610
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 49 24
Average hourly rate £14.85 £23.86 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.74% +70.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.00 £37.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £17.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
-1.02% -0.87%

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 30 March 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 30 March 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 30 March 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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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 +7 25 £343 -11.61% 13
Hemel Hempstead +2 10 £165 -65.26% 4
Rickmansworth +1 7 £335 +1.51% 2
Letchworth - 5 £325 -
Hertford - 4 £538 -
Stevenage +2 2 £176 +40.40% 2
St Albans -4 2 £313 -16.66% 1
Borehamwood -1 1 £275 -
Harpenden - - - - 1
Potters Bar - - - -
Hitchin - - - -
Hoddesdon - - - - 1
Royston - - - -
Welwyn Garden City - - - -
Analyst
East of England

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 45 (20.93%) Windows
2 41 (19.07%) Microsoft
3 39 (18.14%) SQL
3 39 (18.14%) MS Excel
3 39 (18.14%) Finance
4 34 (15.81%) Retail
5 33 (15.35%) ITIL
6 29 (13.49%) MS Office
6 29 (13.49%) SAP
7 24 (11.16%) HP
8 20 (9.30%) Project Management
8 20 (9.30%) Oracle
8 20 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
9 18 (8.37%) Data Analysis
10 17 (7.91%) VMware
11 16 (7.44%) Service Management
11 16 (7.44%) Active Directory
11 16 (7.44%) VMware Infrastructure
12 15 (6.98%) Manufacturing
13 14 (6.51%) Change Management
13 14 (6.51%) Business Analysis
13 14 (6.51%) Business Intelligence
14 13 (6.05%) NHS
14 13 (6.05%) Telecoms
14 13 (6.05%) Management Information System
15 12 (5.58%) Agile Software Development
15 12 (5.58%) Windows Server 2003
15 12 (5.58%) OpenView
15 12 (5.58%) SLA
15 12 (5.58%) E-Commerce

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 (2.79%) IBM Notes
2 3 (1.40%) MS Exchange
2 3 (1.40%) SAS
3 2 (0.93%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.47%) ColdFusion
4 1 (0.47%) CMS
4 1 (0.47%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 39 (18.14%) MS Excel
2 29 (13.49%) MS Office
3 11 (5.12%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.86%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.40%) MS Project
6 1 (0.47%) SPSS
6 1 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (2.33%) SAP FI
1 5 (2.33%) SAP FI/CO
1 5 (2.33%) SAP CO
2 4 (1.86%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (1.40%) HFM
4 2 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.93%) SAP PP
4 2 (0.93%) SAP PP-PI
4 2 (0.93%) Oracle Retail
4 2 (0.93%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.47%) SiteCatalyst
5 1 (0.47%) SAP Payroll
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.47%) SAP R/3
5 1 (0.47%) ResourceLink
5 1 (0.47%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.33%) Office 365
2 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.47%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.19%) SAN
2 7 (3.26%) Internet
2 7 (3.26%) VPN
3 6 (2.79%) LAN
3 6 (2.79%) WAN
4 4 (1.86%) DNS
4 4 (1.86%) Firewall
4 4 (1.86%) NAS
5 3 (1.40%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.93%) SSH
7 1 (0.47%) Network Security
7 1 (0.47%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.47%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (0.47%) Wireless
7 1 (0.47%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.72%) Oracle Database
2 7 (3.26%) SQL Server
3 4 (1.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (1.40%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (1.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (1.40%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (0.93%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.47%) QlikView
6 1 (0.47%) SAS Enterprise Miner
6 1 (0.47%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.47%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (0.47%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (0.47%) MySQL
6 1 (0.47%) MS Access
6 1 (0.47%) Snowflake Schema
6 1 (0.47%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.47%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 5 (2.33%) JIRA
2 4 (1.86%) LSMW
3 2 (0.93%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (0.93%) Selenium
4 1 (0.47%) TestNG
4 1 (0.47%) WebDriver
4 1 (0.47%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.47%) Hudson
4 1 (0.47%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.47%) Calabash
4 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.47%) Appium
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.47%) Eclipse
General
1 39 (18.14%) Finance
2 34 (15.81%) Retail
3 15 (6.98%) Manufacturing
4 13 (6.05%) Telecoms
5 10 (4.65%) Banking
6 7 (3.26%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (1.86%) French Language
7 4 (1.86%) German Language
8 2 (0.93%) Marketing
8 2 (0.93%) Publishing
9 1 (0.47%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.47%) Law
9 1 (0.47%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.86%) HTML
1 4 (1.86%) XML
1 4 (1.86%) SAP PI
2 3 (1.40%) ASP.NET
2 3 (1.40%) .NET
3 2 (0.93%) Spring
3 2 (0.93%) Web Services
4 1 (0.47%) WCF
4 1 (0.47%) WPF
4 1 (0.47%) HTML5
4 1 (0.47%) J2EE
4 1 (0.47%) ADO.NET
4 1 (0.47%) COM
4 1 (0.47%) CSS
4 1 (0.47%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (6.05%) NHS
2 13 (6.05%) Management Information System
3 6 (2.79%) Data Structures
4 5 (2.33%) Mathematics
5 4 (1.86%) CLARiiON
5 4 (1.86%) Symmetrix
5 4 (1.86%) EMC Centera
5 4 (1.86%) Kindle
5 4 (1.86%) User Experience
5 4 (1.86%) Celerra
5 4 (1.86%) iSeries
5 4 (1.86%) Symmetrix DMX
6 3 (1.40%) Mobile Payment
6 3 (1.40%) Mainframe
6 3 (1.40%) AS400
6 3 (1.40%) Statistics
7 2 (0.93%) EPoS
7 2 (0.93%) Blackberry
7 2 (0.93%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 45 (20.93%) Windows
2 12 (5.58%) Windows Server 2003
2 12 (5.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (4.19%) Windows XP
4 8 (3.72%) Windows 7
4 8 (3.72%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (2.33%) UNIX
6 3 (1.40%) OS/400
6 3 (1.40%) Solaris
6 3 (1.40%) Linux
7 2 (0.93%) FreeBSD
7 2 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.47%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.47%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.47%) i5/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (15.35%) ITIL
2 20 (9.30%) Project Management
3 18 (8.37%) Data Analysis
4 16 (7.44%) Service Management
5 14 (6.51%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (6.51%) Change Management
5 14 (6.51%) Business Analysis
6 12 (5.58%) Use Case
6 12 (5.58%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (5.58%) E-Commerce
7 10 (4.65%) Migration
7 10 (4.65%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (4.19%) Test Scripting
8 9 (4.19%) ETL
9 8 (3.72%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (3.72%) Service Delivery
9 8 (3.72%) Data Management
9 8 (3.72%) Software Testing
9 8 (3.72%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (3.26%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 39 (18.14%) SQL
2 9 (4.19%) VBA
3 6 (2.79%) VB
3 6 (2.79%) Java
4 5 (2.33%) VBScript
4 5 (2.33%) Bash Shell
5 4 (1.86%) Shell Script
6 3 (1.40%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.93%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.93%) PowerShell
7 2 (0.93%) ABAP
8 1 (0.47%) Python
8 1 (0.47%) R
8 1 (0.47%) C#
8 1 (0.47%) Perl
8 1 (0.47%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (5.12%) Security Cleared
2 9 (4.19%) SC Cleared
3 6 (2.79%) Degree
3 6 (2.79%) ISEB
4 5 (2.33%) MCP
5 3 (1.40%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.47%) CIMA
7 1 (0.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.58%) SLA
2 11 (5.12%) QA
3 6 (2.79%) ISO 9001
4 3 (1.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.93%) COBIT
5 2 (0.93%) TickIT
System Software
1 16 (7.44%) Active Directory
1 16 (7.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (3.26%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.40%) Forefront TMG
3 3 (1.40%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.47%) Xen
4 1 (0.47%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 12 (5.58%) OpenView
2 7 (3.26%) OVSD
3 5 (2.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (1.86%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (1.86%) WSUS
5 2 (0.93%) Puppet
6 1 (0.47%) SCCM
6 1 (0.47%) SCOM
Vendors
1 41 (19.07%) Microsoft
2 29 (13.49%) SAP
3 24 (11.16%) HP
4 20 (9.30%) Oracle
5 17 (7.91%) VMware
6 8 (3.72%) Cisco
7 7 (3.26%) Teradata
8 6 (2.79%) Lotus
9 5 (2.33%) Remedy
9 5 (2.33%) Planview
9 5 (2.33%) Citrix
10 4 (1.86%) NetApp
10 4 (1.86%) Business Objects
10 4 (1.86%) Cognos
10 4 (1.86%) 3PAR
10 4 (1.86%) EMC
10 4 (1.86%) Brocade
11 3 (1.40%) JD Edwards
11 3 (1.40%) IBM
11 3 (1.40%) BMC
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Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
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Rate: £400 per day
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Rate: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
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Rate: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
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Rate: £375 - £425 per day
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