The first table below looks at the demand for the Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Kent 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Kent region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 5 3 8
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 54 54 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 19.35% 19.71% 14.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.38% 20.77% 15.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 20 16
Average daily rate
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£325 £218 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+49.42% -33.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £129 £151
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £355 £406
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.07% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 12
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £10.30
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +55.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Job Titles Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
265 260 238
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 94.98% 94.89% 93.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 140 125
Average daily rate £350 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £150 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 24 29
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £10.60
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +50.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £23.00 £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Analyst
South East

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Analyst in the job title across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Analyst across the Kent region.

Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Kent region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Analyst across the Kent region.

Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Kent region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Tunbridge Wells -4 8 £380 +153.33% 2
Tonbridge +1 3 £175 -50.00% 1
Maidstone -2 3 £118 -11.32% 1
Folkestone +2 2 £338 +159.61% 1
West Malling +5 1 £400 +45.45% 1
Westerham - - - - 1
Gravesend - - - -
Longfield - - - -
Sittingbourne - - - -
Stansted - - - -
Canterbury - - - - 1
Chatham - - - -
Dartford - - - - 1
Dover - - - -
Analyst
South East

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 26 (30.95%) Finance
2 19 (22.62%) Business Analysis
3 13 (15.48%) Windows
3 13 (15.48%) Microsoft
4 11 (13.10%) MS Excel
4 11 (13.10%) MS Office
5 10 (11.90%) E-Commerce
5 10 (11.90%) UML
5 10 (11.90%) NHS
6 8 (9.52%) Active Directory
6 8 (9.52%) MS Exchange
6 8 (9.52%) Windows 7
7 7 (8.33%) Banking
7 7 (8.33%) Investment Management
7 7 (8.33%) CRM
8 6 (7.14%) Windows XP
8 6 (7.14%) ITIL
8 6 (7.14%) Data Modelling
8 6 (7.14%) TCP/IP
8 6 (7.14%) Project Management
8 6 (7.14%) Use Case
8 6 (7.14%) Product Management
8 6 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (5.95%) BDD
9 5 (5.95%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (5.95%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (5.95%) Data Analysis
9 5 (5.95%) Workflow
9 5 (5.95%) WAN
9 5 (5.95%) ISEB

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 8 (9.52%) MS Exchange
2 4 (4.76%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2000
4 1 (1.19%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.19%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 11 (13.10%) MS Office
1 11 (13.10%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.57%) MS Visio
2 3 (3.57%) MS Project
3 2 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.19%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.19%) SAP SD
1 1 (1.19%) Oracle HRMS
1 1 (1.19%) Maximo
1 1 (1.19%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.14%) TCP/IP
2 5 (5.95%) WAN
3 4 (4.76%) DHCP
3 4 (4.76%) DNS
3 4 (4.76%) LAN
4 2 (2.38%) Firewall
4 2 (2.38%) Wireless
4 2 (2.38%) VPN
5 1 (1.19%) HTTP
5 1 (1.19%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.38%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.19%) DataStage
2 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.19%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (2.38%) LSMW
2 1 (1.19%) Selenium
2 1 (1.19%) SoapUI
2 1 (1.19%) LoadUI
General
1 26 (30.95%) Finance
2 7 (8.33%) Banking
3 4 (4.76%) Retail
4 2 (2.38%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.38%) Advertising
5 1 (1.19%) Back Office
5 1 (1.19%) Legal
5 1 (1.19%) Billing
5 1 (1.19%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.38%) .NET
1 2 (2.38%) ASP.NET
1 2 (2.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (1.19%) COM
2 1 (1.19%) SOAP
2 1 (1.19%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.90%) NHS
2 3 (3.57%) Mathematics
3 2 (2.38%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.38%) Statistics
4 1 (1.19%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.19%) CMDB
4 1 (1.19%) Social Network
4 1 (1.19%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.19%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 13 (15.48%) Windows
2 8 (9.52%) Windows 7
3 6 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (7.14%) Windows XP
4 3 (3.57%) Solaris
4 3 (3.57%) UNIX
5 2 (2.38%) Windows 8
5 2 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.38%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.19%) Linux
6 1 (1.19%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.19%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (22.62%) Business Analysis
2 10 (11.90%) UML
2 10 (11.90%) E-Commerce
3 7 (8.33%) CRM
3 7 (8.33%) Investment Management
4 6 (7.14%) Use Case
4 6 (7.14%) Product Management
4 6 (7.14%) Project Management
4 6 (7.14%) Data Modelling
4 6 (7.14%) ITIL
5 5 (5.95%) Workflow
5 5 (5.95%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (5.95%) BDD
5 5 (5.95%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (5.95%) Data Analysis
6 4 (4.76%) Risk Management
6 4 (4.76%) Test Scripting
6 4 (4.76%) Data Cleansing
6 4 (4.76%) Business Transformation
6 4 (4.76%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.38%) C#
1 2 (2.38%) PHP
1 2 (2.38%) SQL
2 1 (1.19%) ABAP
2 1 (1.19%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (5.95%) ISEB
2 4 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (4.76%) Degree
3 3 (3.57%) ISTQB
3 3 (3.57%) CISSP
3 3 (3.57%) MCP
3 3 (3.57%) MCSE
4 2 (2.38%) CCNA
4 2 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.38%) A+ Certification
4 2 (2.38%) MCITP
4 2 (2.38%) NVQ Level 3
4 2 (2.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.19%) CISM
5 1 (1.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.38%) QA
2 2 (2.38%) Solvency II
3 1 (1.19%) SLA
3 1 (1.19%) Basel II
3 1 (1.19%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.19%) Basel III
System Software
1 8 (9.52%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.38%) SCCM
2 1 (1.19%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (15.48%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.76%) Lagan
3 3 (3.57%) Veeam
3 3 (3.57%) Oracle
4 2 (2.38%) Business Objects
4 2 (2.38%) Cisco
4 2 (2.38%) Juniper
4 2 (2.38%) VMware
5 1 (1.19%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.19%) Avaya
5 1 (1.19%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.19%) Apple
5 1 (1.19%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.19%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.19%) Remedy
5 1 (1.19%) IBM
5 1 (1.19%) SAP
Kent
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: market rate
Posted: 1 hour ago
Kent
Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £375 - £450 per day + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Rochester, Kent
X4 Group
Rate: £200 - 250 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Folkestone
Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Kent
Interquest - Sand Resources
Rate: £8 - £8.50 per hour
Posted: 14 days ago
Canterbury, Kent
University of Kent
Rate: From £31,644 to £36,661 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Kent
Interquest - Sand Resources
Rate: £300 - £350 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago