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 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 3 6 1
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 36 20 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 24.16% 13.42% 29.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 24.83% 13.61% 31.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 14 40
Median daily rate £370 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £283 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £10.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -3.44%
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
145 147 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 97.32% 98.66% 93.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 113 109
Median daily rate £450 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £225 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 7
Median hourly rate £46.07 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.17% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £11.00 £27.86
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.78 £40.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -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 30 May 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 30 May 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 29 (34.52%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (26.19%) E-Commerce
3 19 (22.62%) Information Security
4 18 (21.43%) Business Analysis
5 17 (20.24%) User Stories
6 15 (17.86%) Retail
7 14 (16.67%) Scrum
7 14 (16.67%) Security Operations
8 13 (15.48%) Change Management
8 13 (15.48%) CISSP
9 12 (14.29%) Cyberthreat
10 11 (13.10%) User Acceptance Testing
10 11 (13.10%) Migration
11 10 (11.90%) Data Modelling
11 10 (11.90%) CRM
11 10 (11.90%) COBIT
11 10 (11.90%) Use Case
11 10 (11.90%) Data Transformation
12 8 (9.52%) Security Management
12 8 (9.52%) SQL
12 8 (9.52%) JIRA
12 8 (9.52%) Waterfall
13 7 (8.33%) Windows 7
13 7 (8.33%) Test Management
13 7 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
13 7 (8.33%) Windows
13 7 (8.33%) Microsoft
13 7 (8.33%) ISEB
14 6 (7.14%) Data Analysis
14 6 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management

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 (4.76%) Confluence
2 2 (2.38%) CMS
2 2 (2.38%) Drupal
2 2 (2.38%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.19%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.19%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.76%) MS Office
3 1 (1.19%) MS Project
3 1 (1.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (4.76%) SAP CRM
2 3 (3.57%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.38%) Office 365
1 2 (2.38%) SaaS
1 2 (2.38%) Taleo
2 1 (1.19%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.76%) Firewall
2 3 (3.57%) FTP
3 2 (2.38%) BGP
3 2 (2.38%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (2.38%) EIGRP
3 2 (2.38%) IPv4
3 2 (2.38%) OSPF
3 2 (2.38%) VLAN
3 2 (2.38%) VPN
4 1 (1.19%) DHCP
4 1 (1.19%) DNS
4 1 (1.19%) Skype
4 1 (1.19%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (9.52%) JIRA
2 4 (4.76%) Bugzilla
2 4 (4.76%) FogBugz
3 1 (1.19%) Axure RP
General
1 15 (17.86%) Retail
2 6 (7.14%) Finance
3 4 (4.76%) Marketing
4 3 (3.57%) French Language
5 1 (1.19%) Banking
5 1 (1.19%) Games
5 1 (1.19%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.19%) Publishing
5 1 (1.19%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.57%) .NET
2 2 (2.38%) Web Services
3 1 (1.19%) REST
3 1 (1.19%) SOAP
3 1 (1.19%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.29%) Cyberthreat
2 7 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.95%) Data Integration
3 5 (5.95%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.57%) Data Structures
4 3 (3.57%) Performance Metrics
4 3 (3.57%) User Experience
5 2 (2.38%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.38%) iPhone
5 2 (2.38%) Statistics
6 1 (1.19%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.19%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.19%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.19%) iPad
6 1 (1.19%) NHS
6 1 (1.19%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.33%) Windows
1 7 (8.33%) Windows 7
2 5 (5.95%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.19%) Android
3 1 (1.19%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.19%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.19%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (1.19%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (34.52%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (26.19%) E-Commerce
3 19 (22.62%) Information Security
4 18 (21.43%) Business Analysis
5 17 (20.24%) User Stories
6 14 (16.67%) Scrum
6 14 (16.67%) Security Operations
7 13 (15.48%) Change Management
8 11 (13.10%) Migration
8 11 (13.10%) User Acceptance Testing
9 10 (11.90%) CRM
9 10 (11.90%) Data Modelling
9 10 (11.90%) Data Transformation
9 10 (11.90%) Use Case
10 8 (9.52%) Security Management
10 8 (9.52%) Waterfall
11 7 (8.33%) Test Management
12 6 (7.14%) Data Analysis
12 6 (7.14%) Project Management
12 6 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (9.52%) SQL
2 1 (1.19%) C
2 1 (1.19%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (15.48%) CISSP
2 7 (8.33%) ISEB
3 2 (2.38%) CCNP
3 2 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.38%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.19%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.19%) CISM
4 1 (1.19%) Degree
4 1 (1.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.90%) COBIT
2 6 (7.14%) QA
2 6 (7.14%) SLA
3 2 (2.38%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.19%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (3.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.95%) SAP
3 3 (3.57%) Sitecore
4 2 (2.38%) Adobe
4 2 (2.38%) Apple
4 2 (2.38%) CheckPoint
4 2 (2.38%) Cisco
4 2 (2.38%) Proofpoint
4 2 (2.38%) VMware
5 1 (1.19%) Citrix
5 1 (1.19%) Civica
5 1 (1.19%) hybris
5 1 (1.19%) LogRhythm
5 1 (1.19%) Qualys