The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Luton region that had Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 2 1 4
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 39 39 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 22.94% 26.00% 23.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 24.07% 29.32% 23.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 29 45
Median daily rate £431 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.21% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £210 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £430 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £23.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.38 £15.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year
-4.11% +1.69%
Analyst
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Luton 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
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
162 133 209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 95.29% 88.67% 98.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 95 162
Median daily rate £425 £363 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% -14.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £225 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £570 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 3
Median hourly rate £13.00 £20.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.00% -38.46%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Luton region that featured Analyst in the job title.

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 25 August 2016.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Luton region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 24 (31.17%) Business Analysis
2 19 (24.68%) E-Commerce
3 18 (23.38%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (19.48%) User Acceptance Testing
5 12 (15.58%) Use Case
5 12 (15.58%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (15.58%) Retail
6 11 (14.29%) Finance
6 11 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (14.29%) Data Modelling
6 11 (14.29%) ITIL
6 11 (14.29%) User Stories
7 10 (12.99%) Information Security
7 10 (12.99%) Migration
8 9 (11.69%) Change Management
9 8 (10.39%) Scrum
9 8 (10.39%) COBIT
10 7 (9.09%) Active Directory
10 7 (9.09%) Data Flow Diagram
10 7 (9.09%) Service Design
11 6 (7.79%) CISSP
11 6 (7.79%) Project Management
11 6 (7.79%) GAP Analysis
11 6 (7.79%) Security Management
11 6 (7.79%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
11 6 (7.79%) JIRA
11 6 (7.79%) Waterfall
12 5 (6.49%) Windows 7
12 5 (6.49%) ITIL V3
12 5 (6.49%) SLA

Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.19%) Confluence
2 2 (2.60%) CMS
2 2 (2.60%) Drupal
2 2 (2.60%) SAS
2 2 (2.60%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.30%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.30%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (5.19%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.90%) MS Office
3 1 (1.30%) MS Project
3 1 (1.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.90%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (1.30%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.30%) SAP CRM
2 1 (1.30%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.60%) Office 365
2 1 (1.30%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.90%) Firewall
2 1 (1.30%) BGP
2 1 (1.30%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (1.30%) DHCP
2 1 (1.30%) DNS
2 1 (1.30%) EIGRP
2 1 (1.30%) IPv4
2 1 (1.30%) MPLS
2 1 (1.30%) NetScaler
2 1 (1.30%) OSPF
2 1 (1.30%) Skype
2 1 (1.30%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.30%) VLAN
2 1 (1.30%) VPN
2 1 (1.30%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.90%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.60%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (2.60%) Data Mining
2 2 (2.60%) MySQL
2 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (7.79%) JIRA
2 1 (1.30%) Axure RP
General
1 12 (15.58%) Retail
2 11 (14.29%) Finance
3 4 (5.19%) Marketing
4 3 (3.90%) French Language
4 3 (3.90%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.30%) Advertising
5 1 (1.30%) Banking
5 1 (1.30%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.30%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.60%) .NET
2 1 (1.30%) REST
2 1 (1.30%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.58%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.19%) Cyberthreat
3 3 (3.90%) Data Integration
3 3 (3.90%) Data Structures
3 3 (3.90%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.90%) Performance Metrics
3 3 (3.90%) User Experience
4 2 (2.60%) BYOD
4 2 (2.60%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.60%) Data Extraction
4 2 (2.60%) Statistics
5 1 (1.30%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.30%) Blog
5 1 (1.30%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.30%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.30%) iPad
5 1 (1.30%) iPhone
5 1 (1.30%) RIA
5 1 (1.30%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (1.30%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.49%) Windows
1 5 (6.49%) Windows 7
2 4 (5.19%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.30%) Android
3 1 (1.30%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.30%) Solaris
3 1 (1.30%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.30%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (31.17%) Business Analysis
2 19 (24.68%) E-Commerce
3 18 (23.38%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (19.48%) User Acceptance Testing
5 12 (15.58%) Use Case
6 11 (14.29%) Data Modelling
6 11 (14.29%) ITIL
6 11 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (14.29%) User Stories
7 10 (12.99%) Information Security
7 10 (12.99%) Migration
8 9 (11.69%) Change Management
9 8 (10.39%) Scrum
10 7 (9.09%) Data Flow Diagram
10 7 (9.09%) Service Design
11 6 (7.79%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
11 6 (7.79%) GAP Analysis
11 6 (7.79%) Project Management
11 6 (7.79%) Security Management
11 6 (7.79%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.60%) C
1 2 (2.60%) PL/SQL
1 2 (2.60%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (7.79%) CISSP
2 2 (2.60%) ISEB
2 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.60%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.30%) A+ Certification
3 1 (1.30%) CCNP
3 1 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.30%) CISM
3 1 (1.30%) Degree
3 1 (1.30%) MCITP
3 1 (1.30%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.39%) COBIT
2 5 (6.49%) SLA
3 4 (5.19%) QA
4 3 (3.90%) PCI DSS
5 1 (1.30%) Data Quality
5 1 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.30%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.30%) vSphere
2 1 (1.30%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (5.19%) SCCM
2 1 (1.30%) Oracle EDQ
2 1 (1.30%) Simpana
Vendors
1 5 (6.49%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.19%) Concur
2 4 (5.19%) Sitecore
3 3 (3.90%) hybris
3 3 (3.90%) Oracle
3 3 (3.90%) SAP
4 2 (2.60%) Adobe
4 2 (2.60%) Proofpoint
4 2 (2.60%) ServiceNow
4 2 (2.60%) Tableau
4 2 (2.60%) VMware
5 1 (1.30%) 3PAR
5 1 (1.30%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.30%) Citrix
5 1 (1.30%) Civica
5 1 (1.30%) CommVault
5 1 (1.30%) HP
5 1 (1.30%) LogRhythm
5 1 (1.30%) Qualys
5 1 (1.30%) Trustwave