The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 8 5 6
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 58 45 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 19.80% 16.48% 18.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 21.25% 17.18% 19.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 33 21
Average daily rate £188 £300 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £125 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £408 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 7
Average hourly rate £12.75 £9.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -43.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.00 £8.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £99.00 £18.75 £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.44 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
Analyst
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Kent 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
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
273 262 198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 93.17% 95.97% 93.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 207 149 116
Average daily rate £338 £335 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.74% +3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £125 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 21 16
Average hourly rate £13.00 £9.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.44% -43.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.00 £8.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £86.00 £39.31 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 5 February 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Kent region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram 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 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Chatham 0 16 £180 +44.00%
Folkestone +3 5 £92 -65.11%
Tunbridge Wells +1 3 £414 +42.75% 1
Tonbridge - 2 £319 -
Canterbury - 1 £145 - 1
Analyst
South East

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 44 (45.83%) Finance
2 15 (15.63%) Active Directory
3 14 (14.58%) Windows
4 13 (13.54%) Microsoft
4 13 (13.54%) NHS
5 11 (11.46%) ISEB
6 10 (10.42%) SQL
6 10 (10.42%) MS Office
7 9 (9.38%) UML
7 9 (9.38%) SDLC
8 8 (8.33%) ISTQB
8 8 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (8.33%) Test Scripting
8 8 (8.33%) SharePoint
8 8 (8.33%) Migration
9 7 (7.29%) Change Management
9 7 (7.29%) Regression Testing
9 7 (7.29%) MS Exchange
9 7 (7.29%) Citrix
9 7 (7.29%) MS Excel
9 7 (7.29%) ITIL
9 7 (7.29%) Integration Testing
9 7 (7.29%) Test Strategy
9 7 (7.29%) Data Quality
9 7 (7.29%) System Integration Testing
10 6 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (6.25%) Data Cleansing
10 6 (6.25%) Investment Management
10 6 (6.25%) Windows 7
10 6 (6.25%) Agile Software Development

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 7 (7.29%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.08%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.04%) Apache
5 1 (1.04%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.04%) FileNet
5 1 (1.04%) IIS
5 1 (1.04%) Lync
5 1 (1.04%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.04%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (10.42%) MS Office
2 7 (7.29%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.08%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.04%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.17%) Unified Communications
2 1 (1.04%) DNS
2 1 (1.04%) Firewall
2 1 (1.04%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (3.13%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.08%) Big Data
3 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (1.04%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.04%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.04%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.04%) DataStage
4 1 (1.04%) DB2
4 1 (1.04%) DTS
4 1 (1.04%) MS Access
4 1 (1.04%) MySQL
4 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.04%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 2 (2.08%) ERwin
1 2 (2.08%) PowerDesigner
1 2 (2.08%) Rational Rose
2 1 (1.04%) AdminStudio
2 1 (1.04%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.04%) Selenium
General
1 44 (45.83%) Finance
2 6 (6.25%) Banking
3 4 (4.17%) Retail
4 3 (3.13%) Local Government
5 2 (2.08%) Automotive
5 2 (2.08%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (2.08%) Publishing
6 1 (1.04%) Back Office
6 1 (1.04%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.04%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.04%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.17%) .NET
2 1 (1.04%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.04%) HTML
2 1 (1.04%) Software Packaging
2 1 (1.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.54%) NHS
2 6 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.25%) AS400
3 3 (3.13%) Clustering
3 3 (3.13%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.08%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.08%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.04%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 14 (14.58%) Windows
2 6 (6.25%) Windows 7
3 3 (3.13%) Linux
3 3 (3.13%) Unix
3 3 (3.13%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.08%) AIX
4 2 (2.08%) Mac OS X
4 2 (2.08%) Windows 8
4 2 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.04%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (9.38%) SDLC
1 9 (9.38%) UML
2 8 (8.33%) Migration
2 8 (8.33%) Test Scripting
2 8 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (7.29%) Change Management
3 7 (7.29%) Integration Testing
3 7 (7.29%) ITIL
3 7 (7.29%) Regression Testing
3 7 (7.29%) System Integration Testing
3 7 (7.29%) Test Strategy
4 6 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (6.25%) Data Analysis
4 6 (6.25%) Data Cleansing
4 6 (6.25%) ETL
4 6 (6.25%) Investment Management
5 5 (5.21%) Data Migration
5 5 (5.21%) Stakeholder Analysis
5 5 (5.21%) Validation
6 4 (4.17%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 10 (10.42%) SQL
2 3 (3.13%) T-SQL
2 3 (3.13%) VB
3 2 (2.08%) C#
3 2 (2.08%) Java
3 2 (2.08%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.08%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.04%) Perl
4 1 (1.04%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.04%) Python
4 1 (1.04%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.04%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (11.46%) ISEB
2 8 (8.33%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (2.08%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.08%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.04%) CISM
4 1 (1.04%) CISSP
4 1 (1.04%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.29%) Data Quality
2 3 (3.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (3.13%) SLA
3 2 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.04%) QA
4 1 (1.04%) SDET
System Software
1 15 (15.63%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.13%) XenApp
2 3 (3.13%) XenDesktop
3 2 (2.08%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 2 (2.08%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.04%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.04%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.04%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.04%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (5.21%) SCCM
2 1 (1.04%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 13 (13.54%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.29%) Citrix
3 6 (6.25%) Oracle
4 5 (5.21%) IBM
4 5 (5.21%) VMware
5 3 (3.13%) Informatica
5 3 (3.13%) Thunderhead
6 2 (2.08%) Apple
6 2 (2.08%) Lotus
6 2 (2.08%) Sybase
6 2 (2.08%) Veritas
7 1 (1.04%) Aveksa
7 1 (1.04%) Casewise
7 1 (1.04%) Cognos
7 1 (1.04%) Ektron
7 1 (1.04%) HP
7 1 (1.04%) Netezza
7 1 (1.04%) Pega
7 1 (1.04%) Siebel
7 1 (1.04%) Vignette
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