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 28 November 2014 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 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 4 12 2
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -10
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 50 31 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 17.48% 10.33% 22.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.23% 10.88% 24.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 17 47
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£338 £365 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.53% +21.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £280 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £419 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £329 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 21
Average hourly rate £22.50 £30.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +81.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £22.80 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.20 £40.00 £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -3.33%
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
260 285 327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 90.91% 95.00% 92.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 161 175
Average daily rate £338 £375 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +30.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £265 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £525 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 11 67
Average hourly rate £24.00 £20.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +21.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.20 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%

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 28 November 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
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 28 November 2014.

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 28 November 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
Folkestone - 7 £338 -
Dartford - 4 £250 -
Maidstone +4 2 - - 1
Tunbridge Wells +2 2 £315 - 1
West Malling +2 2 £431 +7.81% 2
Dover - 2 £425 -
Tonbridge +1 1 - -
Faversham - - - -
Canterbury - - - - 1
Chatham - - - -
Rochester - - - -
Sevenoaks - - - -
Gravesend - - - -
Analyst
South East

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 (25.24%) Finance
2 19 (18.45%) Windows
3 15 (14.56%) Business Analysis
4 14 (13.59%) MS Office
4 14 (13.59%) Active Directory
5 13 (12.62%) Microsoft
5 13 (12.62%) CRM
5 13 (12.62%) E-Commerce
6 12 (11.65%) MS Excel
7 10 (9.71%) UML
7 10 (9.71%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (9.71%) Use Case
8 9 (8.74%) Windows 7
8 9 (8.74%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (7.77%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (7.77%) Retail
9 8 (7.77%) Workflow
9 8 (7.77%) Migration
9 8 (7.77%) LAN
9 8 (7.77%) WAN
10 7 (6.80%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (6.80%) Citrix
10 7 (6.80%) NHS
10 7 (6.80%) MS Exchange
10 7 (6.80%) ITIL
10 7 (6.80%) SQL
10 7 (6.80%) VMware
10 7 (6.80%) Manufacturing
10 7 (6.80%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (6.80%) Product Management

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 7 (6.80%) MS Exchange
2 5 (4.85%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.88%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.97%) IIS
4 1 (0.97%) Lync
4 1 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 14 (13.59%) MS Office
2 12 (11.65%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.91%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.97%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (4.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.97%) Oracle HRMS
2 1 (0.97%) Maximo
2 1 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.97%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.77%) LAN
1 8 (7.77%) WAN
2 6 (5.83%) VPN
3 5 (4.85%) IP Telephony
4 3 (2.91%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.94%) DNS
5 2 (1.94%) DHCP
6 1 (0.97%) Internet
6 1 (0.97%) MPLS
6 1 (0.97%) SAN
6 1 (0.97%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.85%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.94%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.97%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (0.97%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.97%) Spotfire
3 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.97%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 2 (1.94%) JIRA
2 1 (0.97%) Selenium
2 1 (0.97%) SoapUI
General
1 26 (25.24%) Finance
2 8 (7.77%) Retail
3 7 (6.80%) Manufacturing
4 6 (5.83%) Marketing
5 5 (4.85%) Electronics
5 5 (4.85%) Telecoms
5 5 (4.85%) Advertising
5 5 (4.85%) Banking
6 2 (1.94%) Games
6 2 (1.94%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.97%) Legal
7 1 (0.97%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.97%) Back Office
7 1 (0.97%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.94%) .NET
2 1 (0.97%) MSMQ
2 1 (0.97%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.97%) Web Services
2 1 (0.97%) Spring
2 1 (0.97%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.74%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.80%) NHS
3 5 (4.85%) DTV
4 4 (3.88%) iPad
4 4 (3.88%) iPhone
4 4 (3.88%) Mathematics
4 4 (3.88%) Blackberry
5 3 (2.91%) Thin Client
5 3 (2.91%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.94%) Statistics
7 1 (0.97%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.97%) Mobile Computing
7 1 (0.97%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (18.45%) Windows
2 9 (8.74%) Windows 7
3 8 (7.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (3.88%) Apple iOS
4 4 (3.88%) Windows Vista
5 3 (2.91%) Windows XP
6 2 (1.94%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.94%) UNIX
6 2 (1.94%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.97%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (14.56%) Business Analysis
2 13 (12.62%) CRM
2 13 (12.62%) E-Commerce
3 10 (9.71%) UML
3 10 (9.71%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (9.71%) Use Case
4 8 (7.77%) Workflow
4 8 (7.77%) Migration
5 7 (6.80%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (6.80%) ITIL
5 7 (6.80%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (6.80%) Product Management
5 7 (6.80%) Business Transformation
6 6 (5.83%) Asset Management
7 5 (4.85%) Service Management
7 5 (4.85%) Change Management
7 5 (4.85%) Programme Management
7 5 (4.85%) Data Analysis
7 5 (4.85%) Digital Marketing
7 5 (4.85%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (6.80%) SQL
2 3 (2.91%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.97%) VBA
3 1 (0.97%) C#
3 1 (0.97%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (5.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (4.85%) MCP
2 5 (4.85%) ISTQB
3 3 (2.91%) MCSE
3 3 (2.91%) Degree
3 3 (2.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (1.94%) ISEB
4 2 (1.94%) ACCA
5 1 (0.97%) A+ Certification
5 1 (0.97%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.91%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.94%) QA
2 2 (1.94%) SLA
3 1 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.97%) Solvency II
System Software
1 14 (13.59%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.97%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.97%) XenApp
3 1 (0.97%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (1.94%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (12.62%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.80%) Citrix
2 7 (6.80%) VMware
3 5 (4.85%) HP
3 5 (4.85%) SAP
3 5 (4.85%) ServiceNow
4 4 (3.88%) Lagan
4 4 (3.88%) Lotus
5 3 (2.91%) Avaya
5 3 (2.91%) Oracle
5 3 (2.91%) Orchard
6 2 (1.94%) Business Objects
6 2 (1.94%) Juniper
6 2 (1.94%) CommVault
7 1 (0.97%) Remedy
7 1 (0.97%) BMC
7 1 (0.97%) Cisco
7 1 (0.97%) Open Text
7 1 (0.97%) BT
7 1 (0.97%) Veeam
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