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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 6 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 51 53 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 17.00% 18.40% 15.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.28% 19.27% 17.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 22 22
Average daily rate
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£310 £280 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £118 £132 £121
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £468 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.51% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 10
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £10.30
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +69.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.88 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+2.58% -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
279 275 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 93.00% 95.49% 92.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 157 129
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £150 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 17 29
Average hourly rate £12.50 £17.00 £13.14
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.47% +29.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.10 £13.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.01 £35.20 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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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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
Folkestone +3 4 £241 +85.57%
Tunbridge Wells -5 4 £310 - 3
Maidstone -7 2 £246 +85.84%
Tonbridge 0 1 £175 -50.00% 2
Dover - 1 - - 1
West Malling - 1 £313 - 1
Westerham - - - -
Sittingbourne - - - -
Stansted - - - -
Gravesend - - - -
Chatham - - - -
Dartford - - - - 1
Analyst
South East

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 25 (28.09%) Finance
2 18 (20.22%) Windows
3 16 (17.98%) Microsoft
3 16 (17.98%) Business Analysis
4 15 (16.85%) MS Office
5 12 (13.48%) MS Excel
6 11 (12.36%) CRM
6 11 (12.36%) Windows 7
7 10 (11.24%) UML
7 10 (11.24%) ITIL
7 10 (11.24%) Active Directory
8 9 (10.11%) NHS
9 8 (8.99%) E-Commerce
9 8 (8.99%) MS Exchange
10 7 (7.87%) Windows XP
10 7 (7.87%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (6.74%) Product Management
11 6 (6.74%) Business Transformation
11 6 (6.74%) Banking
11 6 (6.74%) Use Case
11 6 (6.74%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (6.74%) TCP/IP
12 5 (5.62%) WAN
12 5 (5.62%) SharePoint
12 5 (5.62%) Service Management
12 5 (5.62%) Migration
12 5 (5.62%) Lagan
12 5 (5.62%) Data Analysis
12 5 (5.62%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (5.62%) Asset Management

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (8.99%) MS Exchange
2 5 (5.62%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2000
3 2 (2.25%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.12%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.12%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 15 (16.85%) MS Office
2 12 (13.48%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.37%) MS Project
3 3 (3.37%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.25%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.12%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) SAP SD
1 1 (1.12%) Oracle HRMS
1 1 (1.12%) Maximo
1 1 (1.12%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.12%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.74%) TCP/IP
2 5 (5.62%) WAN
3 4 (4.49%) LAN
3 4 (4.49%) DHCP
3 4 (4.49%) VPN
3 4 (4.49%) DNS
4 2 (2.25%) IP Telephony
4 2 (2.25%) Wireless
5 1 (1.12%) HTTP
5 1 (1.12%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.37%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (2.25%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.12%) DataStage
3 1 (1.12%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (2.25%) LSMW
General
1 25 (28.09%) Finance
2 6 (6.74%) Banking
3 4 (4.49%) Advertising
4 3 (3.37%) Retail
5 2 (2.25%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.25%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.12%) Back Office
6 1 (1.12%) Electronics
6 1 (1.12%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.12%) Legal
6 1 (1.12%) Games
6 1 (1.12%) Marketing
6 1 (1.12%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 2 (2.25%) .NET
1 2 (2.25%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.12%) COM
2 1 (1.12%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.11%) NHS
2 4 (4.49%) Mathematics
3 3 (3.37%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.25%) iPhone
4 2 (2.25%) iPad
4 2 (2.25%) Statistics
4 2 (2.25%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.12%) DTV
5 1 (1.12%) Social Network
5 1 (1.12%) CMDB
5 1 (1.12%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.12%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 18 (20.22%) Windows
2 11 (12.36%) Windows 7
3 7 (7.87%) Windows XP
3 7 (7.87%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (3.37%) UNIX
4 3 (3.37%) Solaris
5 2 (2.25%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (2.25%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.25%) Windows 8
5 2 (2.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.12%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.12%) Linux
6 1 (1.12%) Debian
6 1 (1.12%) Windows Vista
6 1 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (17.98%) Business Analysis
2 11 (12.36%) CRM
3 10 (11.24%) UML
3 10 (11.24%) ITIL
4 8 (8.99%) E-Commerce
5 6 (6.74%) Product Management
5 6 (6.74%) Business Transformation
5 6 (6.74%) Use Case
6 5 (5.62%) Service Management
6 5 (5.62%) Migration
6 5 (5.62%) Data Analysis
6 5 (5.62%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (5.62%) Asset Management
6 5 (5.62%) BDD
6 5 (5.62%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (4.49%) Data Migration
7 4 (4.49%) Data Cleansing
7 4 (4.49%) Incident Management
7 4 (4.49%) Workflow
7 4 (4.49%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.25%) C#
1 2 (2.25%) PHP
1 2 (2.25%) SQL
2 1 (1.12%) ABAP
2 1 (1.12%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (6.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (4.49%) MCSE
2 4 (4.49%) MCP
3 3 (3.37%) CISSP
3 3 (3.37%) ISEB
3 3 (3.37%) A+ Certification
3 3 (3.37%) ISTQB
3 3 (3.37%) Degree
4 2 (2.25%) NVQ Level 3
4 2 (2.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (2.25%) MCITP
4 2 (2.25%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.25%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.25%) CCNA
5 1 (1.12%) ACCA
5 1 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.12%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.25%) Solvency II
3 1 (1.12%) Basel II
3 1 (1.12%) SLA
3 1 (1.12%) QA
3 1 (1.12%) Basel III
3 1 (1.12%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (11.24%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.25%) SCCM
2 1 (1.12%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (17.98%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.62%) Lagan
3 3 (3.37%) Oracle
3 3 (3.37%) VMware
3 3 (3.37%) Veeam
4 2 (2.25%) ServiceNow
4 2 (2.25%) Business Objects
4 2 (2.25%) SAP
4 2 (2.25%) HP
4 2 (2.25%) Juniper
4 2 (2.25%) Lotus
5 1 (1.12%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.12%) Apple
5 1 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.12%) Remedy
5 1 (1.12%) Cisco
5 1 (1.12%) IBM
5 1 (1.12%) Citrix
5 1 (1.12%) Avaya
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