The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Watford region that had Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 3 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 24 19 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 21.62% 17.92% 17.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 23.08% 18.45% 17.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 14 12
Median daily rate £425 £255 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -32.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £210 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Median hourly rate £12.05 £14.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.92% -41.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.37 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-4.21% +7.14%
Analyst
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Watford 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
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
104 103 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 93.69% 97.17% 95.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 64 78
Median daily rate £460 £313 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.20% -19.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £146 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 3
Median hourly rate £14.25 £30.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.50% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.05 £14.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.40 £45.45 £29.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.88
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.08%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Watford

Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Watford region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Watford

Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

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

Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 Watford region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 17 (36.17%) Retail
2 16 (34.04%) Finance
3 9 (19.15%) SharePoint
4 6 (12.77%) Change Management
4 6 (12.77%) SQL
4 6 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (10.64%) MS Office
5 5 (10.64%) PRINCE2
5 5 (10.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 5 (10.64%) Migration
5 5 (10.64%) Scrum
6 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (8.51%) Change Control
6 4 (8.51%) Analytics
6 4 (8.51%) MS Visio
6 4 (8.51%) Microsoft
6 4 (8.51%) Active Directory
6 4 (8.51%) E-Commerce
6 4 (8.51%) MS Excel
6 4 (8.51%) MS Project
6 4 (8.51%) Oracle
6 4 (8.51%) Business Analysis
6 4 (8.51%) Supplier Management
6 4 (8.51%) NGA Human Resources
6 4 (8.51%) Manual Testing
6 4 (8.51%) Time Management
7 3 (6.38%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (6.38%) Data Migration
7 3 (6.38%) Data Cleansing
7 3 (6.38%) Data Integration

Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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 9 (19.15%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.38%) Apache
2 3 (6.38%) IIS
3 1 (2.13%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.13%) Confluence
3 1 (2.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (10.64%) MS Office
2 4 (8.51%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.51%) MS Project
2 4 (8.51%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.13%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.38%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (2.13%) AdWords
2 1 (2.13%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.13%) Google Drive
2 1 (2.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (2.13%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.26%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.13%) Qlik Sense
2 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Cucumber
2 2 (4.26%) Selenium
2 2 (4.26%) WebDriver
3 1 (2.13%) Ant
3 1 (2.13%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.13%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.13%) JIRA
3 1 (2.13%) Subversion
General
1 17 (36.17%) Retail
2 16 (34.04%) Finance
3 1 (2.13%) Legal
3 1 (2.13%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.38%) HTML
2 1 (2.13%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.38%) Data Integration
2 3 (6.38%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.26%) NHS
4 1 (2.13%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.13%) EPoS
4 1 (2.13%) PKI
4 1 (2.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.13%) Linux
1 1 (2.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (12.77%) Change Management
2 5 (10.64%) Migration
2 5 (10.64%) PRINCE2
2 5 (10.64%) Scrum
3 4 (8.51%) Analytics
3 4 (8.51%) Business Analysis
3 4 (8.51%) Change Control
3 4 (8.51%) E-Commerce
3 4 (8.51%) Manual Testing
3 4 (8.51%) Supplier Management
3 4 (8.51%) Time Management
4 3 (6.38%) Configuration Management
4 3 (6.38%) Data Architecture
4 3 (6.38%) Data Cleansing
4 3 (6.38%) Data Migration
4 3 (6.38%) Data Modelling
4 3 (6.38%) Problem Management
4 3 (6.38%) Requirements Engineering
4 3 (6.38%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.77%) SQL
2 2 (4.26%) Java
2 2 (4.26%) Ruby
3 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (10.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (4.26%) Degree
3 1 (2.13%) CCNA
3 1 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.13%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 4 (8.51%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (6.38%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (2.13%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 4 (8.51%) Microsoft
1 4 (8.51%) NGA Human Resources
1 4 (8.51%) Oracle
2 2 (4.26%) Google
2 2 (4.26%) JDA
2 2 (4.26%) RedPrairie
2 2 (4.26%) SAP
3 1 (2.13%) Cisco
3 1 (2.13%) Dell
3 1 (2.13%) HP
3 1 (2.13%) iManage
3 1 (2.13%) ServiceNow