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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 2 12 10
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -2
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 23 16 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 19.49% 14.68% 16.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.72% 15.53% 17.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 9
Average daily rate
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£375 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £191 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £427 £415 £371
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +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
111 103 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 94.07% 94.50% 95.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 27 41
Average daily rate £433 £315 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.30% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £140 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 3
Average hourly rate £13.50 £12.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.75 £23.50 £16.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

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 30 January 2015.

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
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 30 January 2015.

Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in Watford

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 20 (40.00%) Windows
2 13 (26.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (22.00%) Active Directory
4 10 (20.00%) Retail
5 8 (16.00%) VMware
6 7 (14.00%) MS Excel
7 6 (12.00%) Windows XP
7 6 (12.00%) ITIL
7 6 (12.00%) MS Office
7 6 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (10.00%) Business Analysis
8 5 (10.00%) Finance
8 5 (10.00%) E-Commerce
8 5 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (10.00%) DNS
8 5 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (10.00%) Office 365
9 4 (8.00%) Hyper-V
9 4 (8.00%) SAN
9 4 (8.00%) Banking
9 4 (8.00%) Degree
10 3 (6.00%) WSUS
10 3 (6.00%) SSH
10 3 (6.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (6.00%) PowerShell
10 3 (6.00%) Use Case
10 3 (6.00%) Strategic Planning
10 3 (6.00%) MS PowerPoint
10 3 (6.00%) Dell

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (4.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (14.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (12.00%) MS Office
3 3 (6.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) ResourceLink
1 1 (2.00%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (10.00%) Office 365
2 2 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.00%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.00%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.00%) DNS
2 4 (8.00%) SAN
3 3 (6.00%) SSH
4 1 (2.00%) BIG-IP
4 1 (2.00%) VLAN
4 1 (2.00%) IPsec
4 1 (2.00%) Firewall
4 1 (2.00%) LAN
4 1 (2.00%) DHCP
4 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.00%) VPN
4 1 (2.00%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.00%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.00%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) JIRA
1 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 10 (20.00%) Retail
2 5 (10.00%) Finance
3 4 (8.00%) Banking
4 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.00%) WCF
1 1 (2.00%) WPF
1 1 (2.00%) Spring
1 1 (2.00%) WAP
1 1 (2.00%) .NET
1 1 (2.00%) HTML
1 1 (2.00%) ADO.NET
1 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.00%) COM
1 1 (2.00%) Web Services
1 1 (2.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.00%) Informatics
3 1 (2.00%) iSeries
3 1 (2.00%) PKI
3 1 (2.00%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 20 (40.00%) Windows
2 6 (12.00%) Windows XP
2 6 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (6.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (4.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (4.00%) Linux
5 2 (4.00%) FreeBSD
6 1 (2.00%) Windows Vista
6 1 (2.00%) i5/OS
6 1 (2.00%) OS/400
6 1 (2.00%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (12.00%) ITIL
2 5 (10.00%) Business Analysis
2 5 (10.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (6.00%) Use Case
3 3 (6.00%) Strategic Planning
3 3 (6.00%) Change Management
3 3 (6.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (4.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
4 2 (4.00%) Data Modelling
4 2 (4.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (4.00%) Migration
4 2 (4.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (4.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (4.00%) ISMS
4 2 (4.00%) QMS
5 1 (2.00%) Wealth Management
5 1 (2.00%) Load Balancing
5 1 (2.00%) Web Development
5 1 (2.00%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (6.00%) SQL
2 2 (4.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (4.00%) Java
2 2 (4.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (8.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.00%) ISEB
2 1 (2.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.00%) SLA
2 2 (4.00%) ISO 9001
2 2 (4.00%) TickIT
2 2 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 11 (22.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (8.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.00%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (2.00%) Firmware
4 1 (2.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (6.00%) WSUS
1 3 (6.00%) Puppet
2 2 (4.00%) SCCM
2 2 (4.00%) SCOM
3 1 (2.00%) SCVMM
3 1 (2.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (2.00%) SCOrch
3 1 (2.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (2.00%) SCSM
Vendors
1 13 (26.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (16.00%) VMware
3 3 (6.00%) Dell
3 3 (6.00%) Oracle
4 1 (2.00%) Blue Coat
4 1 (2.00%) Symantec
4 1 (2.00%) Cisco
4 1 (2.00%) IBM
4 1 (2.00%) Citrix
4 1 (2.00%) Juniper
4 1 (2.00%) SAP
4 1 (2.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (2.00%) Infoblox
4 1 (2.00%) F5
4 1 (2.00%) Hortonworks
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