The table below looks at the statistics 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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 4 14 13
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 20 22 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 18.69% 14.97% 15.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.23% 16.18% 16.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 15 6
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£300 £388 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.58% +9.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £197 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £433 £371
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 1
Average hourly rate £12.00 - £11.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +11.11%
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
104 136 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 97.20% 92.52% 97.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 47 46
Average daily rate £388 £360 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.63% -15.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £225 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 9 2
Average hourly rate £12.50 £18.75 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +70.45%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.64% -2.85%

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
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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Watford region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in Watford

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 17 (37.78%) Windows
2 12 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 10 (22.22%) VMware
4 9 (20.00%) Retail
5 8 (17.78%) MS Excel
5 8 (17.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (17.78%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (15.56%) Hyper-V
6 7 (15.56%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (15.56%) SAN
6 7 (15.56%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (13.33%) Risk Management
8 5 (11.11%) Finance
8 5 (11.11%) Change Management
8 5 (11.11%) Active Directory
8 5 (11.11%) Office 365
8 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (8.89%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (8.89%) HP
9 4 (8.89%) DNS
9 4 (8.89%) Cisco
9 4 (8.89%) Data Modelling
9 4 (8.89%) Banking
9 4 (8.89%) MS PowerPoint
10 3 (6.67%) Brocade
10 3 (6.67%) SSH
10 3 (6.67%) Business Analysis
10 3 (6.67%) Strategic Planning
10 3 (6.67%) WSUS

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 2 (4.44%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (17.78%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.89%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (6.67%) MS Office
4 2 (4.44%) MS Visio
5 1 (2.22%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) ResourceLink
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.11%) Office 365
1 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.22%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (2.22%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.56%) SAN
2 4 (8.89%) DNS
3 3 (6.67%) SSH
3 3 (6.67%) NAS
4 1 (2.22%) VLAN
4 1 (2.22%) BIG-IP
4 1 (2.22%) IPsec
4 1 (2.22%) Firewall
4 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.22%) VPN
4 1 (2.22%) LAN
4 1 (2.22%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.44%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.22%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.22%) Amazon Redshift
2 1 (2.22%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) JIRA
1 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 9 (20.00%) Retail
2 5 (11.11%) Finance
3 4 (8.89%) Banking
4 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) Spring
1 1 (2.22%) WCF
1 1 (2.22%) WPF
1 1 (2.22%) WAP
1 1 (2.22%) ADO.NET
1 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.22%) COM
1 1 (2.22%) Web Services
1 1 (2.22%) HTML
1 1 (2.22%) .NET
1 1 (2.22%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.67%) Celerra
2 3 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.67%) CLARiiON
2 3 (6.67%) Symmetrix
2 3 (6.67%) EMC Centera
2 3 (6.67%) Symmetrix DMX
3 1 (2.22%) PKI
3 1 (2.22%) Informatics
3 1 (2.22%) EPoS
3 1 (2.22%) iSeries
3 1 (2.22%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 17 (37.78%) Windows
2 8 (17.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (15.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (4.44%) Windows 7
5 2 (4.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (4.44%) Linux
5 2 (4.44%) Windows XP
5 2 (4.44%) FreeBSD
6 1 (2.22%) i5/OS
6 1 (2.22%) OS/400
6 1 (2.22%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (13.33%) Risk Management
2 5 (11.11%) Change Management
3 4 (8.89%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (8.89%) Data Modelling
4 3 (6.67%) Business Analysis
4 3 (6.67%) Strategic Planning
4 3 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (6.67%) E-Commerce
4 3 (6.67%) Project Management
4 3 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (4.44%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (4.44%) B2C
5 2 (4.44%) Configuration Management
5 2 (4.44%) ITIL
5 2 (4.44%) CRM
5 2 (4.44%) Migration
5 2 (4.44%) Service Delivery
5 2 (4.44%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (4.44%) ISMS
5 2 (4.44%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.67%) SQL
1 3 (6.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.44%) Bash Shell
2 2 (4.44%) Shell Script
2 2 (4.44%) Java
3 1 (2.22%) C#
3 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.44%) ISEB
1 2 (4.44%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) SLA
1 2 (4.44%) ISO 9001
1 2 (4.44%) TickIT
1 2 (4.44%) QA
1 2 (4.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (17.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (15.56%) Hyper-V
3 5 (11.11%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.22%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (6.67%) WSUS
1 3 (6.67%) Puppet
2 2 (4.44%) SCCM
2 2 (4.44%) SCOM
3 1 (2.22%) SCVMM
3 1 (2.22%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (2.22%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (2.22%) SCOrch
3 1 (2.22%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (2.22%) SCSM
Vendors
1 12 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (22.22%) VMware
3 4 (8.89%) HP
3 4 (8.89%) Cisco
4 3 (6.67%) Brocade
4 3 (6.67%) NetApp
4 3 (6.67%) Dell
4 3 (6.67%) EMC
4 3 (6.67%) 3PAR
5 1 (2.22%) Blue Coat
5 1 (2.22%) SAP
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle
5 1 (2.22%) Symantec
5 1 (2.22%) IBM
5 1 (2.22%) Citrix
5 1 (2.22%) Juniper
5 1 (2.22%) F5
5 1 (2.22%) SolarWinds
5 1 (2.22%) Infoblox
5 1 (2.22%) Hortonworks
Watford
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago