The median contractor rate for an Analyst was £413 per day in advertised job vacancies in Luton during the 3 months to 23 June 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
Bedfordshire / Luton
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 1 3
Rank change year-on-year -4 +2  
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 25 37 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 15.92% 25.17% 18.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.13% 25.69% 18.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 28 24
Median daily rate £413 £349 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.27% -0.35%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £133 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £483 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +3.57% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £14.00 - £10.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.53 £14.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year +0.20% +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 Luton. 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
Luton
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 155 144 143
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Luton 98.73% 97.96% 97.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 103 108
Median daily rate £475 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £205 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 9
Median hourly rate £14.00 £46.07 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -69.61% +15.17%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.14
% change year-on-year +0.28% +8.11%  

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

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

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Luton

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analyst in Luton

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Luton over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analyst in Luton

Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analyst in Luton

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Luton region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 19 (46.34%) E-Commerce
2 15 (36.59%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (26.83%) SQL
4 9 (21.95%) Data Modelling
4 9 (21.95%) Migration
4 9 (21.95%) Scrum
4 9 (21.95%) Business Analysis
4 9 (21.95%) User Stories
5 8 (19.51%) Use Case
5 8 (19.51%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (19.51%) ITIL
6 7 (17.07%) Waterfall
7 6 (14.63%) Service Management
8 5 (12.20%) Data Analysis
8 5 (12.20%) Service Delivery
8 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Excel
8 5 (12.20%) Data Flow Diagram
9 4 (9.76%) Prototyping
9 4 (9.76%) SIPOC
9 4 (9.76%) Procure-to-Pay
9 4 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (9.76%) Microservices
9 4 (9.76%) Data Transformation
9 4 (9.76%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 4 (9.76%) Process Improvement
9 4 (9.76%) Microsoft
9 4 (9.76%) UML
9 4 (9.76%) Six Sigma
9 4 (9.76%) Retail
9 4 (9.76%) User Acceptance Testing

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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 2 (4.88%) CMS
1 2 (4.88%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (4.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (2.44%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.44%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.44%) Data Workbench
2 1 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Adobe Analytics
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) Skype
2 1 (2.44%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (2.44%) Firewall
2 1 (2.44%) LAN
2 1 (2.44%) TACACS
2 1 (2.44%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (2.44%) Power BI
2 1 (2.44%) QlikView
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Cucumber
1 2 (4.88%) JIRA
1 2 (4.88%) SpecFlow
1 2 (4.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.44%) ERwin
General
1 4 (9.76%) Retail
2 3 (7.32%) Finance
3 1 (2.44%) Banking
3 1 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) REST
1 2 (4.88%) SOAP
1 2 (4.88%) XML
2 1 (2.44%) Hibernate
2 1 (2.44%) HTML
2 1 (2.44%) Java EE
2 1 (2.44%) JSF
2 1 (2.44%) JSP
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (2.44%) Spring
2 1 (2.44%) Struts
2 1 (2.44%) XSL
2 1 (2.44%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.32%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.88%) Data Structures
3 2 (4.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (4.88%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.44%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (2.44%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.44%) Android
1 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
1 1 (2.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (46.34%) E-Commerce
2 15 (36.59%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (21.95%) Business Analysis
3 9 (21.95%) Data Modelling
3 9 (21.95%) Migration
3 9 (21.95%) Scrum
3 9 (21.95%) User Stories
4 8 (19.51%) ITIL
4 8 (19.51%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (19.51%) Use Case
5 7 (17.07%) Waterfall
6 6 (14.63%) Service Management
7 5 (12.20%) Data Analysis
7 5 (12.20%) Data Flow Diagram
7 5 (12.20%) Service Delivery
8 4 (9.76%) Data Transformation
8 4 (9.76%) Process Improvement
8 4 (9.76%) Procure-to-Pay
8 4 (9.76%) Prototyping
8 4 (9.76%) SIPOC
Programming Languages
1 11 (26.83%) SQL
2 2 (4.88%) C#
2 2 (4.88%) C++
3 1 (2.44%) Java
3 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.44%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (9.76%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 3 (7.32%) ISEB
3 2 (4.88%) Degree
4 1 (2.44%) CCIE
4 1 (2.44%) CCNP
4 1 (2.44%) CCSA
4 1 (2.44%) CCSE
4 1 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.44%) CISSP
4 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) SLA
2 2 (4.88%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 4 (9.76%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle
2 2 (4.88%) Remedy
2 2 (4.88%) Tableau
3 1 (2.44%) Adobe
3 1 (2.44%) Apple
3 1 (2.44%) Blue Coat
3 1 (2.44%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.44%) Cisco
3 1 (2.44%) Citrix
3 1 (2.44%) Civica
3 1 (2.44%) F5
3 1 (2.44%) Juniper
3 1 (2.44%) Nokia
3 1 (2.44%) SAP
Luton, Bedfordshire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
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