The median contractor rate for a Analyst was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Kent during the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

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.

Analyst
South East / Kent
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 4 12
Rank change year-on-year -11 +8  
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 34 98 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 10.97% 20.68% 13.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.72% 21.12% 14.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 71 20
Median daily rate £350 £225 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +55.55% -25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £109 £175 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £434 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +3.57% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Median hourly rate £16.39 £13.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.05% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year +3.57% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Kent. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Kent
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 290 464 234
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 93.55% 97.89% 93.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 349 105
Median daily rate £375 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +3.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £188 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £594 £499
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £398 £375
% change year-on-year +0.62% +6.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 12 14
Median hourly rate £27.38 £13.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +110.61% -18.75%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.00 £12.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.92 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.70
% change year-on-year - +4.79%  

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent that featured Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Kent

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analyst in Kent

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Kent over the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analyst in Kent

Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analyst in Kent

Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Kent region over the 3 months to 28 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidstone -8 4 £145 -61.33% 3
West Malling -2 3 £425 +13.33% 2
Dartford - 3 £205 - 1
Sittingbourne 0 2 £375 -
Folkestone -4 2 £92 -41.95%
Analyst
South East

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 April 2017, Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Kent region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 16 (24.62%) Finance
2 11 (16.92%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (12.31%) Project Management
3 8 (12.31%) NHS
3 8 (12.31%) Microsoft Excel
4 7 (10.77%) Business Analysis
5 6 (9.23%) Banking
5 6 (9.23%) Migration
6 5 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (7.69%) Scrum
6 5 (7.69%) Adobe
6 5 (7.69%) Windows
6 5 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (7.69%) Oracle
6 5 (7.69%) SQL
6 5 (7.69%) French Language
6 5 (7.69%) Mobile App
6 5 (7.69%) Analytics
7 4 (6.15%) Data Governance
7 4 (6.15%) Digital Media
7 4 (6.15%) Web Analytics
7 4 (6.15%) Requirements Analysis
7 4 (6.15%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (6.15%) Google Tag Manager
7 4 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (6.15%) Microsoft Office
7 4 (6.15%) ITIL
7 4 (6.15%) .NET
7 4 (6.15%) MS Access
7 4 (6.15%) Service Management

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 (1.54%) IIS
1 1 (1.54%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (12.31%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (6.15%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Workday HCM
2 1 (1.54%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (1.54%) Maximo
2 1 (1.54%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.15%) Google Tag Manager
2 1 (1.54%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.62%) HTTP
1 3 (4.62%) Network Security
2 2 (3.08%) Firewall
2 2 (3.08%) LAN
3 1 (1.54%) DNS
3 1 (1.54%) IPv4
3 1 (1.54%) VLAN
3 1 (1.54%) VPN
3 1 (1.54%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.15%) MS Access
2 2 (3.08%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.08%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.54%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.54%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (3.08%) JIRA
1 2 (3.08%) Selenium
1 2 (3.08%) WebDriver
2 1 (1.54%) TestRail
General
1 16 (24.62%) Finance
2 6 (9.23%) Banking
3 5 (7.69%) French Language
4 4 (6.15%) Manufacturing
5 3 (4.62%) Advertising
6 2 (3.08%) Publishing
7 1 (1.54%) Legal
7 1 (1.54%) Local Government
7 1 (1.54%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.15%) .NET
2 3 (4.62%) HTML
3 2 (3.08%) Regular Expression
4 1 (1.54%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.31%) NHS
2 5 (7.69%) Mobile App
3 4 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.15%) Digital Media
4 3 (4.62%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.54%) Cyber Attack
5 1 (1.54%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.54%) iSeries
5 1 (1.54%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.69%) Windows
2 3 (4.62%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.08%) Linux
3 2 (3.08%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.54%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (16.92%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (12.31%) Project Management
3 7 (10.77%) Business Analysis
4 6 (9.23%) Migration
5 5 (7.69%) Analytics
5 5 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (7.69%) Scrum
5 5 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (6.15%) Data Governance
6 4 (6.15%) ITIL
6 4 (6.15%) Requirements Analysis
6 4 (6.15%) Service Management
6 4 (6.15%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (6.15%) Web Analytics
7 3 (4.62%) Data Management
7 3 (4.62%) Investment Management
7 3 (4.62%) Manual Testing
7 3 (4.62%) Regression Testing
7 3 (4.62%) SDLC
7 3 (4.62%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.69%) SQL
2 3 (4.62%) C#
3 2 (3.08%) Java
3 2 (3.08%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.54%) VB
4 1 (1.54%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (4.62%) CISSP
1 3 (4.62%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.08%) CTC Cleared
2 2 (3.08%) Degree
2 2 (3.08%) ISEB
2 2 (3.08%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.54%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.54%) CBAP
3 1 (1.54%) CCNA
3 1 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.54%) DBS Check
3 1 (1.54%) HNC
3 1 (1.54%) MCSA
3 1 (1.54%) MCSE
3 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.62%) SLA
2 2 (3.08%) ISO 9000
2 2 (3.08%) QA
3 1 (1.54%) GDPR
3 1 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.54%) Solvency II
System Software
1 3 (4.62%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (7.69%) Adobe
1 5 (7.69%) Oracle
2 4 (6.15%) Google
2 4 (6.15%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.08%) Citrix
3 2 (3.08%) Workday
4 1 (1.54%) SAP
4 1 (1.54%) Tealeaf
4 1 (1.54%) VMware
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