The first table below looks at the demand for the Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Luton 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 23 April 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 Luton 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 1 5 2
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 66 10 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 33.33% 14.08% 23.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 38.60% 14.29% 24.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 9 12
Average daily rate £425 £350 £321
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +8.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £310 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £380 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £10.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £14.88
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.88%
Job Titles Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
171 70 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 86.36% 98.59% 93.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 48 41
Average daily rate £425 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £193 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £483 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 1
Average hourly rate £37.50 £10.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+257.14% -47.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
Analyst
Bedfordshire

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Luton

Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Luton region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 24 (29.63%) Stakeholder Management
2 21 (25.93%) Retail
3 18 (22.22%) CRM
4 17 (20.99%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (17.28%) Microsoft
6 13 (16.05%) SaaS
7 11 (13.58%) Business Analysis
8 8 (9.88%) Data Management
8 8 (9.88%) Finance
8 8 (9.88%) Master Data Management
9 7 (8.64%) Revenue Management
9 7 (8.64%) Change Management
9 7 (8.64%) ITIL
9 7 (8.64%) Supplier Management
9 7 (8.64%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (7.41%) Logistics
10 6 (7.41%) Automated Testing
10 6 (7.41%) PRINCE2
10 6 (7.41%) MS Office
10 6 (7.41%) SQL
10 6 (7.41%) MS Excel
10 6 (7.41%) Market Research
11 5 (6.17%) Windows 7
11 5 (6.17%) Agresso
11 5 (6.17%) Contact Management
11 5 (6.17%) SQL Server
11 5 (6.17%) Windows
11 5 (6.17%) Data Analysis
11 5 (6.17%) Dynamics CRM
12 4 (4.94%) Selenium

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 2 (2.47%) CMS
2 1 (1.23%) CICS
Applications
1 6 (7.41%) MS Office
1 6 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.47%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (6.17%) Agresso
1 5 (6.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (3.70%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (3.70%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (3.70%) Oracle Assets
2 3 (3.70%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 13 (16.05%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.23%) FTP
1 1 (1.23%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.23%) Big Data
2 1 (1.23%) Cognos Impromptu
2 1 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.23%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (4.94%) Selenium
1 4 (4.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (3.70%) SpecFlow
2 3 (3.70%) Cucumber
2 3 (3.70%) RSpec
2 3 (3.70%) MSTest
2 3 (3.70%) JUnit
2 3 (3.70%) NUnit
2 3 (3.70%) FitNesse
3 2 (2.47%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (25.93%) Retail
2 8 (9.88%) Finance
3 3 (3.70%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.70%) General Ledger
3 3 (3.70%) Banking
4 1 (1.23%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.23%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.70%) .NET
2 2 (2.47%) COM
3 1 (1.23%) Application Packaging
3 1 (1.23%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.70%) Data Integration
1 3 (3.70%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.23%) Open Source
2 1 (1.23%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.23%) EPoS
2 1 (1.23%) Informatics
2 1 (1.23%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.17%) Windows 7
1 5 (6.17%) Windows
2 1 (1.23%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.23%) Android
2 1 (1.23%) zOS
2 1 (1.23%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (29.63%) Stakeholder Management
2 18 (22.22%) CRM
3 17 (20.99%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (13.58%) Business Analysis
5 8 (9.88%) Data Management
5 8 (9.88%) Master Data Management
6 7 (8.64%) Revenue Management
6 7 (8.64%) Change Management
6 7 (8.64%) ITIL
6 7 (8.64%) Supplier Management
6 7 (8.64%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (7.41%) Logistics
7 6 (7.41%) Automated Testing
7 6 (7.41%) PRINCE2
7 6 (7.41%) Market Research
8 5 (6.17%) Contact Management
8 5 (6.17%) Data Analysis
9 4 (4.94%) Scrum
9 4 (4.94%) ERP
9 4 (4.94%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.41%) SQL
2 3 (3.70%) C#
3 1 (1.23%) REXX
3 1 (1.23%) VBA
3 1 (1.23%) JCL
Qualifications
1 2 (2.47%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.23%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.94%) QA
2 3 (3.70%) SLA
3 2 (2.47%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.23%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.23%) RACF
Systems Management
1 2 (2.47%) SCCM
2 1 (1.23%) Control-M
Vendors
1 14 (17.28%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.94%) Oracle
3 3 (3.70%) SAP
3 3 (3.70%) Remedy
4 2 (2.47%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.47%) JDA
4 2 (2.47%) Cognos
4 2 (2.47%) RedPrairie
5 1 (1.23%) IBM
5 1 (1.23%) Northgate
5 1 (1.23%) Civica
5 1 (1.23%) Capita
5 1 (1.23%) Orchard
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