Period
to 21 April 2018

The median contractor rate for a Senior Analyst was £348 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 21 April 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Senior Analyst
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 86 68 76
Rank change year-on-year -18 +8 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 12 22 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.82% 1.80% 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 1.88% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 6
Hertfordshire median daily rate £348 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.84% -5.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £305 £310 £313
90th Percentile £488 £525 £644
East of England median daily rate £385 £400 £488
% change year-on-year -3.75% -17.95% +58.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £19.00 - -
East of England median hourly rate £21.50 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year -38.57% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies in Hertfordshire with a recognized job title 1,395 1,169 1,305
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.96% 95.74% 94.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 731 653 652
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £185 £195 £214
90th Percentile £560 £575 £575
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 86 107
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £15.63 £15.75 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.79% -26.74% +24.64%
10th Percentile £10.14 £10.50 £9.00
90th Percentile £43.75 £52.50 £52.25
East of England median hourly rate £17.00 £21.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year -20.93% +2.38% +7.69%

Senior Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings that featured Senior Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Analyst in Hertfordshire

Senior Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Senior Analyst in Hertfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Analyst in Hertfordshire

Senior Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Analyst in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 21 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior Analyst in Hertfordshire

Senior Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Senior Analyst in Hertfordshire

Senior Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Analyst within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 21 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stevenage - 3 £375 -
Watford -13 2 £575 +21.05%
Hatfield -9 1 £300 -29.41%
Senior Analyst
East of England

Senior Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 April 2018, Senior Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Hertfordshire region featuring Senior Analyst in the job title.

1 4 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 3 (25.00%) User Stories
2 3 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
2 3 (25.00%) Defect Management
2 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (25.00%) SAP
2 3 (25.00%) ISEB
3 2 (16.67%) EPoS
3 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 2 (16.67%) Finance
3 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Retail
3 2 (16.67%) Data Quality
3 2 (16.67%) JIRA
3 2 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 2 (16.67%) SCCM
4 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
4 1 (8.33%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
4 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
4 1 (8.33%) CMDB

Senior Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) iTrent
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
1 2 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) EPoS
1 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
1 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (25.00%) Defect Management
2 3 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
2 3 (25.00%) User Stories
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 1 (8.33%) Business Process Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Business Process Mapping
4 1 (8.33%) Business Process Modelling
4 1 (8.33%) Coaching
4 1 (8.33%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
4 1 (8.33%) IDEF
4 1 (8.33%) Line Management
4 1 (8.33%) People Management
4 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
4 1 (8.33%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) ISEB
1 3 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (8.33%) BMC