The first table below looks at the demand for the Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex 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 1 August 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 Middlesex 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 1 3 5
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 59 40 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 25.76% 16.74% 12.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 28.78% 19.42% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 24 10
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£350 £333 £307
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £250 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £422 £457
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
- +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Average hourly rate £13.00 - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Job Titles Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
205 206 245
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 89.52% 86.19% 88.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 118 102
Average daily rate £375 £355 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £505 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 14
Average hourly rate £24.00 £37.50 £31.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.00% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £31.00 £16.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.95 £37.50 £43.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Analyst
South East

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 36 (28.35%) Degree
2 22 (17.32%) SAP
3 21 (16.54%) Test Scripting
4 18 (14.17%) UML
5 17 (13.39%) Rational Rose
6 15 (11.81%) Management Information System
6 15 (11.81%) Finance
7 14 (11.02%) Pharmaceutical
8 13 (10.24%) Integration Testing
9 12 (9.45%) System Testing
10 11 (8.66%) Project Management
11 9 (7.09%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (7.09%) Microsoft
11 9 (7.09%) MS Excel
11 9 (7.09%) SharePoint
11 9 (7.09%) Performance Management
11 9 (7.09%) Data Integration
12 8 (6.30%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (6.30%) Business Analysis
12 8 (6.30%) SQL
13 7 (5.51%) ITIL
13 7 (5.51%) Analytics
14 6 (4.72%) User Acceptance Testing
14 6 (4.72%) Windows
14 6 (4.72%) Oracle
14 6 (4.72%) Business Intelligence
14 6 (4.72%) SAP HR
14 6 (4.72%) Data Management
14 6 (4.72%) Data Analysis
15 5 (3.94%) Migration

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 9 (7.09%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.36%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.36%) MS Project Server
3 2 (1.57%) SAS
4 1 (0.79%) IIS
4 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (7.09%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.15%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.57%) MS Project
4 1 (0.79%) MS Office
4 1 (0.79%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (4.72%) SAP HR
2 5 (3.94%) SAP SRM
3 2 (1.57%) Workday HCM
3 2 (1.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (1.57%) SAP SM
4 1 (0.79%) SAP MDM
4 1 (0.79%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.15%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.79%) Wireless
1 1 (0.79%) Firewall
1 1 (0.79%) DNS
1 1 (0.79%) IPv6
1 1 (0.79%) GPRS
1 1 (0.79%) 3GPP
1 1 (0.79%) UMTS
1 1 (0.79%) 802.15
1 1 (0.79%) ZigBee
1 1 (0.79%) Wireshark
1 1 (0.79%) HSPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.15%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (3.15%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.57%) MS Access
3 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (0.79%) Star Schema
3 1 (0.79%) OLAP
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.79%) Base SAS
3 1 (0.79%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (0.79%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 1 (0.79%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 17 (13.39%) Rational Rose
2 2 (1.57%) Toad
3 1 (0.79%) ERwin
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle Forms
General
1 15 (11.81%) Finance
2 14 (11.02%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (2.36%) Retail
4 2 (1.57%) German Language
5 1 (0.79%) Electronics
5 1 (0.79%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.79%) Legal
5 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.79%) Banking
5 1 (0.79%) Marketing
5 1 (0.79%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.15%) ASP.NET
1 4 (3.15%) .NET
2 2 (1.57%) HTML
3 1 (0.79%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.79%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.81%) Management Information System
2 9 (7.09%) Data Integration
3 3 (2.36%) SCORM
3 3 (2.36%) E-Learning
4 2 (1.57%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.57%) Data Extraction
4 2 (1.57%) Firmware
5 1 (0.79%) Replication
5 1 (0.79%) CMDB
5 1 (0.79%) iSeries
5 1 (0.79%) Smart Meter
5 1 (0.79%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.72%) Windows
2 4 (3.15%) UNIX
2 4 (3.15%) Linux
3 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.79%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.79%) Android
3 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (16.54%) Test Scripting
2 18 (14.17%) UML
3 13 (10.24%) Integration Testing
4 12 (9.45%) System Testing
5 11 (8.66%) Project Management
6 9 (7.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (7.09%) Performance Management
7 8 (6.30%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (6.30%) Business Analysis
8 7 (5.51%) ITIL
8 7 (5.51%) Analytics
9 6 (4.72%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (4.72%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (4.72%) Data Management
9 6 (4.72%) Data Analysis
10 5 (3.94%) Migration
10 5 (3.94%) Document Management
10 5 (3.94%) PRINCE2
10 5 (3.94%) Time Management
10 5 (3.94%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 8 (6.30%) SQL
2 4 (3.15%) C#
3 3 (2.36%) VBA
4 2 (1.57%) C
4 2 (1.57%) Java
4 2 (1.57%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.79%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.79%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 36 (28.35%) Degree
2 4 (3.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (3.15%) ISEB
3 3 (2.36%) CISM
3 3 (2.36%) CISSP
3 3 (2.36%) PMP
3 3 (2.36%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.79%) CIMA
4 1 (0.79%) ACCA
4 1 (0.79%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.36%) QA
2 1 (0.79%) SLA
2 1 (0.79%) GxP
2 1 (0.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (2.36%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.79%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 1 (0.79%) NetBackup
1 1 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (17.32%) SAP
2 9 (7.09%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.72%) Oracle
4 4 (3.15%) Aquila
5 3 (2.36%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (1.57%) Business Objects
6 2 (1.57%) Informatica
7 1 (0.79%) Open Text
7 1 (0.79%) Adobe
7 1 (0.79%) Manugistics
7 1 (0.79%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.79%) IBM
7 1 (0.79%) HP
7 1 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.79%) Cognos
7 1 (0.79%) Planview
7 1 (0.79%) Tableau
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