The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf 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 27 November 2014 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 4 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 21 44 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 17.95% 21.36% 30.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.00% 22.68% 32.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 33 104
Average daily rate
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£373 £475 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.57% -2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £302 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £800 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -3.33%
Analyst
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf 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
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
105 194 378
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 89.74% 94.17% 95.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 138 266
Average daily rate £375 £528 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.97% +0.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £363 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £800 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £27.50 £17.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.14% -18.60%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Analyst in the job title across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Analyst across the Canary Wharf region.

Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 21 (53.85%) Finance
2 12 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 10 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (20.51%) Business Analysis
4 8 (20.51%) MS Excel
5 7 (17.95%) SharePoint
5 7 (17.95%) Windows
5 7 (17.95%) MS Office
5 7 (17.95%) Project Management
5 7 (17.95%) Windows 7
6 6 (15.38%) Degree
6 6 (15.38%) Use Case
6 6 (15.38%) Retail
6 6 (15.38%) Migration
7 5 (12.82%) UML
7 5 (12.82%) MS PowerPoint
7 5 (12.82%) Analytics
7 5 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (10.26%) Cisco IPT
8 4 (10.26%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (10.26%) WSUS
8 4 (10.26%) Banking
8 4 (10.26%) Data Analysis
8 4 (10.26%) NetBackup
8 4 (10.26%) SQL
8 4 (10.26%) Active Directory
8 4 (10.26%) Dell
8 4 (10.26%) Citrix
8 4 (10.26%) MetaFrame
8 4 (10.26%) Client/Server

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 7 (17.95%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.13%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 8 (20.51%) MS Excel
2 7 (17.95%) MS Office
3 5 (12.82%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (5.13%) MS Visio
5 1 (2.56%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.56%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.26%) Cisco IPT
2 1 (2.56%) PSTN
2 1 (2.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (5.13%) Big Data
2 2 (5.13%) Apache Hive
2 2 (5.13%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.56%) QlikView
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (2.56%) Cognos Report Studio
3 1 (2.56%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 1 (2.56%) Cognos Metric Studio
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (2.56%) JIRA
General
1 21 (53.85%) Finance
2 6 (15.38%) Retail
3 4 (10.26%) Banking
4 3 (7.69%) Front Office
5 2 (5.13%) Investment Banking
5 2 (5.13%) Legal
6 1 (2.56%) Publishing
6 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.56%) Law
6 1 (2.56%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.56%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (2.56%) Retail Banking
6 1 (2.56%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (2.56%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) XML Messaging
1 1 (2.56%) FpML
1 1 (2.56%) HTML
1 1 (2.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.26%) Client/Server
2 4 (10.26%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (7.69%) Visualisation
4 2 (5.13%) Data Structures
4 2 (5.13%) Mathematics
4 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.56%) Derivative
5 1 (2.56%) Equities
5 1 (2.56%) Credit Risk
5 1 (2.56%) Market Risk
5 1 (2.56%) Reference Data
5 1 (2.56%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.95%) Windows
1 7 (17.95%) Windows 7
2 3 (7.69%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.56%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (20.51%) Business Analysis
3 7 (17.95%) Project Management
4 6 (15.38%) Use Case
4 6 (15.38%) Migration
5 5 (12.82%) UML
5 5 (12.82%) Analytics
6 4 (10.26%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (10.26%) Data Analysis
6 4 (10.26%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (10.26%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (7.69%) ETL
7 3 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (7.69%) Data Mapping
7 3 (7.69%) Portfolio Management
8 2 (5.13%) MapReduce
8 2 (5.13%) Information Retrieval
8 2 (5.13%) Waterfall
8 2 (5.13%) User Stories
8 2 (5.13%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.26%) SQL
2 2 (5.13%) R
2 2 (5.13%) Scala
2 2 (5.13%) Python
2 2 (5.13%) Java
2 2 (5.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (15.38%) Degree
2 2 (5.13%) PMP
2 2 (5.13%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.56%) CCNP
3 1 (2.56%) CCNA
3 1 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.56%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 4 (10.26%) Active Directory
1 4 (10.26%) MetaFrame
1 4 (10.26%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (10.26%) WSUS
1 4 (10.26%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.26%) Dell
2 4 (10.26%) Citrix
2 4 (10.26%) Cisco
2 4 (10.26%) Veritas
2 4 (10.26%) Reuters
2 4 (10.26%) Bloomberg
2 4 (10.26%) Symantec
3 1 (2.56%) SAP
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle
3 1 (2.56%) Cognos
3 1 (2.56%) Riverbed