The first table below looks at the demand for the Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Watford 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 16 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 Watford 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 13 13 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 -9
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 25 8 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 17.61% 8.99% 21.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.52% 9.20% 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 1 13
Average daily rate £388 £353 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.92% +17.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £199 £353 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £353 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 6
Average hourly rate - £11.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Job Titles Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
135 87 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 95.07% 97.75% 99.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 37 49
Average daily rate £388 £488 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.51% +39.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 10
Average hourly rate £23.50 £11.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+113.63% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.86 £11.00 £24.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
Analyst
Hertfordshire

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

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 16 April 2014.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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 16 (37.21%) Retail
2 15 (34.88%) Finance
3 14 (32.56%) Project Management
4 13 (30.23%) Change Management
5 12 (27.91%) E-Commerce
6 10 (23.26%) SQL
6 10 (23.26%) Time Management
7 9 (20.93%) Manufacturing
8 8 (18.60%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (16.28%) Business Analysis
10 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
11 4 (9.30%) Java
11 4 (9.30%) MS Office
11 4 (9.30%) Remedy
11 4 (9.30%) Content Management
11 4 (9.30%) SharePoint
11 4 (9.30%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 3 (6.98%) Test Scripting
12 3 (6.98%) Customer Engagement
12 3 (6.98%) System Testing
12 3 (6.98%) SaaS
12 3 (6.98%) Social Media
12 3 (6.98%) Use Case
12 3 (6.98%) Release Management
12 3 (6.98%) Niku
12 3 (6.98%) Customer Intelligence
12 3 (6.98%) ITIL
12 3 (6.98%) Windows
12 3 (6.98%) MS Project

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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 4 (9.30%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.33%) CMS
2 1 (2.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.33%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 4 (9.30%) MS Office
2 3 (6.98%) MS Project
2 3 (6.98%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.98%) MS Visio
3 2 (4.65%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (2.33%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Magento
1 1 (2.33%) SAP CO
1 1 (2.33%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (2.33%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.33%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (2.33%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.98%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.98%) SMS
2 2 (4.65%) SAN
3 1 (2.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (2.33%) MySQL
1 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (2.33%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) WebSpeed
General
1 16 (37.21%) Retail
2 15 (34.88%) Finance
3 9 (20.93%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.65%) Marketing
5 1 (2.33%) Banking
5 1 (2.33%) Games
5 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) Middleware
1 1 (2.33%) Web Services
1 1 (2.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.98%) Social Media
2 1 (2.33%) iPhone
2 1 (2.33%) Visualisation
2 1 (2.33%) iPad
2 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.33%) Online Games
2 1 (2.33%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.98%) Windows
2 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (32.56%) Project Management
2 13 (30.23%) Change Management
3 12 (27.91%) E-Commerce
4 10 (23.26%) Time Management
5 8 (18.60%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (16.28%) Business Analysis
7 4 (9.30%) Content Management
7 4 (9.30%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (6.98%) Test Scripting
8 3 (6.98%) Customer Engagement
8 3 (6.98%) System Testing
8 3 (6.98%) Use Case
8 3 (6.98%) Release Management
8 3 (6.98%) Customer Intelligence
8 3 (6.98%) ITIL
8 3 (6.98%) CRM
9 2 (4.65%) UML
9 2 (4.65%) GAP Analysis
9 2 (4.65%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (23.26%) SQL
2 4 (9.30%) Java
3 2 (4.65%) VBScript
4 1 (2.33%) SELCOPY
4 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.33%) FoxPro (VFP)
4 1 (2.33%) Progress 4GL
System Software
1 2 (4.65%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.65%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.30%) Remedy
3 3 (6.98%) Niku
4 2 (4.65%) Citrix
4 2 (4.65%) NetApp
4 2 (4.65%) VMware
5 1 (2.33%) hybris
5 1 (2.33%) RedPrairie
5 1 (2.33%) Demandware
5 1 (2.33%) Alterian
5 1 (2.33%) LANDesk
5 1 (2.33%) ATG
5 1 (2.33%) JDA
5 1 (2.33%) SAP
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle
5 1 (2.33%) Avaya
5 1 (2.33%) IBM
5 1 (2.33%) Progress
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