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 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 3 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 111 118 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 14.55% 17.18% 14.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.20% 19.06% 15.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 58 54
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£360 £380 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +12.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £223 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £434 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 12 10
Average hourly rate £14.00 £12.25 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -20.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.50 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.30 £19.75 £18.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
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
685 619 623
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 89.78% 90.10% 95.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 348 315 322
Average daily rate £388 £360 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.63% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £190 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 47 34
Average hourly rate £14.50 £21.00 £17.47
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.95% +20.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.71%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 28 May 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 -3 26 £383 +9.28% 8
Rickmansworth +1 11 £325 -1.51% 2
Welwyn Garden City -8 11 £369 +6.86% 1
Hemel Hempstead +5 10 £285 - 10
Stevenage -1 3 £176 - 1
Hertford -3 3 £525 -
St Albans -1 2 £400 +77.77% 4
Waltham Cross - 2 £298 -
Borehamwood -1 1 £275 -
Hoddesdon - 1 - - 1
Royston - 1 - - 2
Analyst
East of England

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 (20.74%) Windows
2 37 (17.05%) Microsoft
3 36 (16.59%) SQL
3 36 (16.59%) ITIL
3 36 (16.59%) Retail
4 35 (16.13%) MS Office
5 34 (15.67%) SAP
6 30 (13.82%) Finance
7 27 (12.44%) MS Excel
8 22 (10.14%) HP
8 22 (10.14%) Data Analysis
9 20 (9.22%) Service Management
9 20 (9.22%) Change Management
10 19 (8.76%) Analytical Skills
11 18 (8.29%) Business Analysis
12 17 (7.83%) Agile Software Development
12 17 (7.83%) E-Commerce
12 17 (7.83%) Oracle
13 16 (7.37%) Active Directory
13 16 (7.37%) Project Management
14 15 (6.91%) Manufacturing
14 15 (6.91%) VMware
14 15 (6.91%) Business Intelligence
14 15 (6.91%) Windows Server 2008
15 14 (6.45%) Telecoms
15 14 (6.45%) Migration
16 13 (5.99%) VMware Infrastructure
16 13 (5.99%) Use Case
17 12 (5.53%) User Acceptance Testing
17 12 (5.53%) NHS

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 7 (3.23%) IBM Notes
2 4 (1.84%) MQSeries
3 3 (1.38%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.38%) Lync
4 2 (0.92%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.92%) IIS
4 2 (0.92%) Apache
4 2 (0.92%) JBoss
5 1 (0.46%) SAS
5 1 (0.46%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.46%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (0.46%) ColdFusion
5 1 (0.46%) CMS
5 1 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 35 (16.13%) MS Office
2 27 (12.44%) MS Excel
3 9 (4.15%) MS Visio
4 5 (2.30%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.38%) MS Project
6 1 (0.46%) SPSS
6 1 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (2.30%) SAP FI
1 5 (2.30%) SAP FI/CO
1 5 (2.30%) SAP CO
1 5 (2.30%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (1.38%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (1.38%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (1.38%) HFM
2 3 (1.38%) SAP SRM
3 2 (0.92%) SAP PP-PI
3 2 (0.92%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.92%) SAP PP
4 1 (0.46%) SAP Payroll
4 1 (0.46%) CA PPM
4 1 (0.46%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.30%) Office 365
2 3 (1.38%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.46%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.07%) SAN
2 10 (4.61%) LAN
2 10 (4.61%) WAN
3 9 (4.15%) Internet
4 7 (3.23%) Firewall
5 6 (2.76%) VPN
6 5 (2.30%) DNS
6 5 (2.30%) NAS
7 3 (1.38%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (1.38%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (0.92%) PuTTY
8 2 (0.92%) Network Security
8 2 (0.92%) SSH
8 2 (0.92%) Telnet
8 2 (0.92%) LDAP
9 1 (0.46%) FTP
9 1 (0.46%) HTTP
9 1 (0.46%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.46%) ATM
9 1 (0.46%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.69%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.23%) MS Access
3 3 (1.38%) MySQL
3 3 (1.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (1.38%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.92%) DbVisualizer
4 2 (0.92%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.92%) SAP Data Services
4 2 (0.92%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (0.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (0.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (0.92%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (0.92%) DB2
4 2 (0.92%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.46%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (1.84%) JIRA
1 4 (1.84%) LSMW
1 4 (1.84%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (1.38%) LoadRunner
3 2 (0.92%) Selenium
3 2 (0.92%) Toad
4 1 (0.46%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.46%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.46%) NUnit
4 1 (0.46%) ChangeMan
4 1 (0.46%) TestNG
4 1 (0.46%) Hudson
4 1 (0.46%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.46%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.46%) WebDriver
4 1 (0.46%) Appium
4 1 (0.46%) Calabash
General
1 36 (16.59%) Retail
2 30 (13.82%) Finance
3 15 (6.91%) Manufacturing
4 14 (6.45%) Telecoms
5 7 (3.23%) Banking
6 5 (2.30%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (2.30%) French Language
6 5 (2.30%) German Language
7 2 (0.92%) Marketing
7 2 (0.92%) Publishing
8 1 (0.46%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.46%) Back Office
8 1 (0.46%) Automotive
8 1 (0.46%) Law
8 1 (0.46%) Legal
8 1 (0.46%) Advertising
8 1 (0.46%) Games
8 1 (0.46%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.23%) XML
2 6 (2.76%) HTML
2 6 (2.76%) .NET
3 5 (2.30%) SAP PI
4 4 (1.84%) Web Services
5 3 (1.38%) J2EE
5 3 (1.38%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.92%) Middleware
6 2 (0.92%) Flash
7 1 (0.46%) ADO.NET
7 1 (0.46%) CSS
7 1 (0.46%) Spring
7 1 (0.46%) ISPF
7 1 (0.46%) WCF
7 1 (0.46%) WPF
7 1 (0.46%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.76%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (5.53%) NHS
3 11 (5.07%) Management Information System
4 8 (3.69%) Data Centre
5 6 (2.76%) Mathematics
5 6 (2.76%) Statistics
6 5 (2.30%) CMDB
7 4 (1.84%) User Experience
7 4 (1.84%) Symmetrix DMX
7 4 (1.84%) Kindle
7 4 (1.84%) Celerra
7 4 (1.84%) CLARiiON
7 4 (1.84%) Symmetrix
7 4 (1.84%) EMC Centera
7 4 (1.84%) Mainframe
8 3 (1.38%) Blackberry
8 3 (1.38%) FMCG
8 3 (1.38%) iSeries
9 2 (0.92%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.92%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 45 (20.74%) Windows
2 15 (6.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (5.07%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (4.61%) UNIX
5 9 (4.15%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (3.69%) Windows XP
7 7 (3.23%) Windows 7
8 6 (2.76%) Linux
9 1 (0.46%) OS/400
9 1 (0.46%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.46%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (16.59%) ITIL
2 22 (10.14%) Data Analysis
3 20 (9.22%) Service Management
3 20 (9.22%) Change Management
4 18 (8.29%) Business Analysis
5 17 (7.83%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (7.83%) E-Commerce
6 16 (7.37%) Project Management
7 15 (6.91%) Business Intelligence
8 14 (6.45%) Migration
9 13 (5.99%) Use Case
10 12 (5.53%) User Acceptance Testing
11 11 (5.07%) Data Migration
12 10 (4.61%) Time Management
12 10 (4.61%) Data Modelling
13 9 (4.15%) ERP
13 9 (4.15%) Stakeholder Management
13 9 (4.15%) Disaster Recovery
13 9 (4.15%) ITSM
14 8 (3.69%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 36 (16.59%) SQL
2 7 (3.23%) Java
3 5 (2.30%) JavaScript
3 5 (2.30%) Shell Script
4 4 (1.84%) VB
5 3 (1.38%) VBScript
6 2 (0.92%) C
6 2 (0.92%) ABAP
6 2 (0.92%) VBA
7 1 (0.46%) C#
7 1 (0.46%) Perl
7 1 (0.46%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.46%) JCL
7 1 (0.46%) REXX
Qualifications
1 11 (5.07%) Security Cleared
2 7 (3.23%) ISEB
3 5 (2.30%) Degree
4 4 (1.84%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.38%) MCSE
5 3 (1.38%) MCSA
5 3 (1.38%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (1.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.38%) ISTQB
5 3 (1.38%) MCITP
5 3 (1.38%) MCTS
5 3 (1.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.92%) OCA
6 2 (0.92%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.46%) MCP
7 1 (0.46%) CCNA
7 1 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.46%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.69%) QA
2 4 (1.84%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.38%) SLA
4 2 (0.92%) COBIT
5 1 (0.46%) Solvency II
System Software
1 16 (7.37%) Active Directory
2 13 (5.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.84%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.92%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.92%) Xen
4 2 (0.92%) Firmware
5 1 (0.46%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 1 (0.46%) ProxySG
5 1 (0.46%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 7 (3.23%) OpenView
2 6 (2.76%) OVSD
3 4 (1.84%) WSUS
4 3 (1.38%) Tivoli
4 3 (1.38%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.92%) SCCM
5 2 (0.92%) CA Single Sign-On
5 2 (0.92%) Tivoli Identity Manager
6 1 (0.46%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.46%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 37 (17.05%) Microsoft
2 34 (15.67%) SAP
3 22 (10.14%) HP
4 17 (7.83%) Oracle
5 15 (6.91%) VMware
6 11 (5.07%) Cisco
7 7 (3.23%) Lotus
7 7 (3.23%) IBM
8 6 (2.76%) NetApp
9 5 (2.30%) Business Objects
9 5 (2.30%) Remedy
9 5 (2.30%) Brocade
10 4 (1.84%) 3PAR
10 4 (1.84%) BMC
10 4 (1.84%) Citrix
10 4 (1.84%) EMC
11 3 (1.38%) Cognos
11 3 (1.38%) Hyperion
11 3 (1.38%) CheckPoint
11 3 (1.38%) JD Edwards
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