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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 3 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 97 119 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 15.25% 15.66% 17.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.44% 17.00% 18.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 67 52
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£360 £385 £311
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.49% +23.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £443 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £331 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.90% +1.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 8 12
Average hourly rate £13.50 £12.50 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £11.55 £10.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.10 £21.50 £17.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +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
590 700 611
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 92.77% 92.11% 96.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 300 353 308
Average daily rate £400 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 47 31
Average hourly rate £15.00 £22.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.81% +57.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.40 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £37.00 £38.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-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 24 April 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
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 24 April 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 30 £368 -5.16% 6
Hemel Hempstead +9 10 £165 -52.85% 13
Rickmansworth 0 7 £325 -1.51% 1
Cheshunt - 4 - -
Stevenage +1 2 £176 +40.40% 1
St Albans -2 2 £400 +107.79% 1
Welwyn Garden City -4 2 - - 5
Waltham Cross - 2 £298 -
Hertford - 2 £456 -
Letchworth - 2 - -
Borehamwood -1 1 £275 - 1
Hoddesdon - 1 - - 2
Royston - 1 - -
Analyst
East of England

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (20.83%) Windows
2 40 (18.52%) Microsoft
3 39 (18.06%) SQL
4 38 (17.59%) Finance
5 36 (16.67%) MS Excel
6 35 (16.20%) ITIL
6 35 (16.20%) SAP
7 31 (14.35%) Retail
8 30 (13.89%) MS Office
9 21 (9.72%) Oracle
9 21 (9.72%) HP
10 20 (9.26%) Project Management
11 19 (8.80%) Business Analysis
12 18 (8.33%) Data Analysis
12 18 (8.33%) Service Management
12 18 (8.33%) Change Management
12 18 (8.33%) Active Directory
12 18 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
13 17 (7.87%) VMware
14 16 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
15 15 (6.94%) Windows Server 2008
15 15 (6.94%) Manufacturing
15 15 (6.94%) E-Commerce
16 14 (6.48%) Business Intelligence
16 14 (6.48%) Agile Software Development
17 13 (6.02%) Telecoms
17 13 (6.02%) Management Information System
17 13 (6.02%) Migration
17 13 (6.02%) NHS
17 13 (6.02%) Windows Server 2003

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (3.24%) IBM Notes
2 4 (1.85%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.93%) Lync
3 2 (0.93%) SAS
3 2 (0.93%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.46%) ColdFusion
4 1 (0.46%) CMS
4 1 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.46%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 36 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 30 (13.89%) MS Office
3 7 (3.24%) MS Visio
3 7 (3.24%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.93%) MS Project
5 1 (0.46%) SPSS
5 1 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (2.31%) SAP FI
1 5 (2.31%) SAP CO
1 5 (2.31%) SAP FI/CO
1 5 (2.31%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (1.39%) HFM
2 3 (1.39%) SAP SRM
3 2 (0.93%) SAP PP-PI
3 2 (0.93%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 2 (0.93%) Oracle Retail
3 2 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.93%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (0.93%) SAP PP
4 1 (0.46%) SAP R/3
4 1 (0.46%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.46%) SAP Payroll
4 1 (0.46%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.31%) Office 365
2 4 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.46%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.17%) SAN
1 9 (4.17%) LAN
1 9 (4.17%) WAN
2 8 (3.70%) Internet
3 7 (3.24%) VPN
4 6 (2.78%) Firewall
5 4 (1.85%) NAS
5 4 (1.85%) DNS
6 3 (1.39%) TCP/IP
6 3 (1.39%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (1.39%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (0.93%) Network Security
7 2 (0.93%) SSH
8 1 (0.46%) ATM
8 1 (0.46%) HTTP
8 1 (0.46%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.70%) Oracle Database
2 5 (2.31%) SQL Server
3 4 (1.85%) MS Access
4 3 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (1.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (1.39%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (0.93%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.93%) SAP Data Services
5 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (0.93%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.46%) SQLPlus
6 1 (0.46%) Snowflake Schema
6 1 (0.46%) MySQL
6 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.46%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.46%) QlikView
6 1 (0.46%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.46%) SAS Enterprise Miner
Development Applications
1 4 (1.85%) JIRA
1 4 (1.85%) LSMW
2 2 (0.93%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (0.46%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.46%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.46%) Calabash
3 1 (0.46%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.46%) Appium
3 1 (0.46%) Selenium
3 1 (0.46%) Hudson
3 1 (0.46%) WebDriver
3 1 (0.46%) TestNG
General
1 38 (17.59%) Finance
2 31 (14.35%) Retail
3 15 (6.94%) Manufacturing
4 13 (6.02%) Telecoms
5 12 (5.56%) Banking
6 6 (2.78%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (1.85%) French Language
7 4 (1.85%) German Language
8 2 (0.93%) Marketing
8 2 (0.93%) Publishing
9 1 (0.46%) Local Government
9 1 (0.46%) Law
9 1 (0.46%) Legal
9 1 (0.46%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.46%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.31%) XML
1 5 (2.31%) SAP PI
2 4 (1.85%) HTML
3 3 (1.39%) ASP.NET
3 3 (1.39%) Web Services
3 3 (1.39%) .NET
4 2 (0.93%) Spring
4 2 (0.93%) Middleware
5 1 (0.46%) COM
5 1 (0.46%) CSS
5 1 (0.46%) ADO.NET
5 1 (0.46%) J2EE
5 1 (0.46%) WCF
5 1 (0.46%) WPF
5 1 (0.46%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 18 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (6.02%) Management Information System
2 13 (6.02%) NHS
3 6 (2.78%) Statistics
3 6 (2.78%) Mathematics
4 5 (2.31%) Data Structures
5 4 (1.85%) Symmetrix DMX
5 4 (1.85%) Kindle
5 4 (1.85%) CMDB
5 4 (1.85%) Celerra
5 4 (1.85%) User Experience
5 4 (1.85%) CLARiiON
5 4 (1.85%) Symmetrix
5 4 (1.85%) EMC Centera
6 3 (1.39%) Mainframe
6 3 (1.39%) Mobile Payment
6 3 (1.39%) iSeries
7 2 (0.93%) Data Conversion
7 2 (0.93%) SWIFT
7 2 (0.93%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 45 (20.83%) Windows
2 15 (6.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (6.02%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (4.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (4.17%) Windows XP
6 8 (3.70%) Windows 7
7 5 (2.31%) UNIX
8 4 (1.85%) Linux
9 3 (1.39%) OS/400
9 3 (1.39%) Solaris
10 2 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.93%) FreeBSD
11 1 (0.46%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.46%) i5/OS
11 1 (0.46%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (16.20%) ITIL
2 20 (9.26%) Project Management
3 19 (8.80%) Business Analysis
4 18 (8.33%) Data Analysis
4 18 (8.33%) Service Management
4 18 (8.33%) Change Management
5 15 (6.94%) E-Commerce
6 14 (6.48%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (6.48%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (6.02%) Migration
8 12 (5.56%) Use Case
9 11 (5.09%) User Acceptance Testing
10 10 (4.63%) Data Migration
11 9 (4.17%) ETL
11 9 (4.17%) ERP
11 9 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
11 9 (4.17%) Time Management
12 8 (3.70%) Test Scripting
12 8 (3.70%) Service Delivery
12 8 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (18.06%) SQL
2 7 (3.24%) VBA
3 6 (2.78%) Java
4 5 (2.31%) VBScript
4 5 (2.31%) VB
4 5 (2.31%) Bash Shell
5 4 (1.85%) Shell Script
6 3 (1.39%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.93%) PowerShell
7 2 (0.93%) ABAP
8 1 (0.46%) Python
8 1 (0.46%) C#
8 1 (0.46%) Perl
8 1 (0.46%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.46%) R
Qualifications
1 12 (5.56%) Security Cleared
2 7 (3.24%) SC Cleared
3 5 (2.31%) ISEB
3 5 (2.31%) Degree
4 3 (1.39%) MCP
4 3 (1.39%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.93%) MCTS
5 2 (0.93%) MCITP
5 2 (0.93%) MCSE
5 2 (0.93%) MCSA
5 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.46%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.46%) CCNA
6 1 (0.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.17%) QA
2 8 (3.70%) SLA
3 6 (2.78%) ISO 9001
4 3 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.93%) COBIT
5 2 (0.93%) TickIT
System Software
1 18 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 16 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (3.24%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.93%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (0.93%) Xen
4 2 (0.93%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.46%) Firmware
5 1 (0.46%) ProxySG
5 1 (0.46%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 10 (4.63%) OpenView
2 7 (3.24%) OVSD
3 4 (1.85%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (1.85%) WSUS
4 3 (1.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (0.93%) Puppet
6 1 (0.46%) SCCM
6 1 (0.46%) SCOM
Vendors
1 40 (18.52%) Microsoft
2 35 (16.20%) SAP
3 21 (9.72%) Oracle
3 21 (9.72%) HP
4 17 (7.87%) VMware
5 10 (4.63%) Cisco
6 7 (3.24%) Lotus
7 6 (2.78%) Remedy
8 5 (2.31%) Citrix
8 5 (2.31%) Business Objects
8 5 (2.31%) Teradata
9 4 (1.85%) 3PAR
9 4 (1.85%) Brocade
9 4 (1.85%) Cognos
9 4 (1.85%) EMC
9 4 (1.85%) NetApp
9 4 (1.85%) BMC
10 3 (1.39%) CheckPoint
10 3 (1.39%) Hyperion
10 3 (1.39%) JD Edwards
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