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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 2 10 12
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +2
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 35 13 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 33.02% 14.61% 18.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 33.65% 14.94% 19.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 2 3
Average daily rate
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£388 £306 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.53% +2.08%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
- +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 £10.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% -
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
104 87 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 98.11% 97.75% 97.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 22 27
Average daily rate £335 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.58% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £199 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 8 2
Average hourly rate £15.00 £35.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.14% +141.37%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
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 29 July 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
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 29 July 2014.

Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in Watford

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 28 (45.16%) Retail
2 22 (35.48%) E-Commerce
3 17 (27.42%) Project Management
3 17 (27.42%) Finance
4 16 (25.81%) Time Management
5 15 (24.19%) Change Management
6 14 (22.58%) SQL
7 12 (19.35%) Windows
7 12 (19.35%) Manufacturing
8 11 (17.74%) Active Directory
9 8 (12.90%) ITIL
10 6 (9.68%) Citrix
11 5 (8.06%) Microsoft
11 5 (8.06%) MS Excel
11 5 (8.06%) Windows XP
11 5 (8.06%) MS Visio
11 5 (8.06%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (8.06%) Windows 7
11 5 (8.06%) Business Analysis
12 4 (6.45%) Test Scripting
12 4 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (6.45%) SharePoint
12 4 (6.45%) Remedy
13 3 (4.84%) Niku
13 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2003
13 3 (4.84%) Rational Rose
13 3 (4.84%) SAN
13 3 (4.84%) UML
13 3 (4.84%) PRINCE2
13 3 (4.84%) MS Project

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (6.45%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.23%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.61%) Confluence
3 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (8.06%) MS Excel
1 5 (8.06%) MS Visio
2 3 (4.84%) MS Project
3 2 (3.23%) MS Office
3 2 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (3.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (1.61%) SAP FI
1 1 (1.61%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (1.61%) SAP CO
1 1 (1.61%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.61%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.84%) SAN
2 2 (3.23%) Firewall
2 2 (3.23%) LAN
2 2 (3.23%) WAN
3 1 (1.61%) VPN
3 1 (1.61%) DNS
3 1 (1.61%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database
1 1 (1.61%) Cognos Framework Manager
Development Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Rational Rose
2 1 (1.61%) JIRA
General
1 28 (45.16%) Retail
2 17 (27.42%) Finance
3 12 (19.35%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.23%) Games
4 2 (3.23%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.61%) XML
1 1 (1.61%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.23%) iPhone
1 2 (3.23%) iPad
2 1 (1.61%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.61%) EPoS
2 1 (1.61%) NHS
2 1 (1.61%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 12 (19.35%) Windows
2 5 (8.06%) Windows XP
2 5 (8.06%) Windows 7
3 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.61%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (35.48%) E-Commerce
2 17 (27.42%) Project Management
3 16 (25.81%) Time Management
4 15 (24.19%) Change Management
5 8 (12.90%) ITIL
6 5 (8.06%) Business Analysis
6 5 (8.06%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (6.45%) Test Scripting
7 4 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (4.84%) PRINCE2
8 3 (4.84%) UML
8 3 (4.84%) System Testing
8 3 (4.84%) Release Management
9 2 (3.23%) Use Case
9 2 (3.23%) Business Transformation
9 2 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (3.23%) BPR
9 2 (3.23%) Migration
10 1 (1.61%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (1.61%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 14 (22.58%) SQL
2 2 (3.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (3.23%) CCNP
1 2 (3.23%) Degree
2 1 (1.61%) CCNA
2 1 (1.61%) ISEB
2 1 (1.61%) CCSA
2 1 (1.61%) CCSE
2 1 (1.61%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (17.74%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.23%) XenApp
3 1 (1.61%) Xen
3 1 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) SCCM
1 1 (1.61%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.61%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 6 (9.68%) Citrix
2 5 (8.06%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.45%) Remedy
4 3 (4.84%) Niku
4 3 (4.84%) VMware
5 2 (3.23%) Cisco
5 2 (3.23%) NetApp
6 1 (1.61%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.61%) Avaya
6 1 (1.61%) JDA
6 1 (1.61%) HP
6 1 (1.61%) Oracle
6 1 (1.61%) SAP
6 1 (1.61%) Cognos
6 1 (1.61%) LANDesk
6 1 (1.61%) RedPrairie
Watford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £10.00 - £15.00 per hour
Posted: 7 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Watford
Creation Recruitment
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Watford
Interquest - Sand Resources
Rate: £13 - £15 per hour
Posted: 19 days ago
Watford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 25 days ago