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 31 August 2015 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 2 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 51 18 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 27.13% 15.79% 22.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 27.87% 18.37% 24.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 14 40
Average daily rate
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£400 £438 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +10.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £593 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £25.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.84 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-1.06% +3.44%
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
183 98 200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 97.34% 85.96% 91.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 47 137
Average daily rate £475 £450 £485
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -7.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £323 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 2
Average hourly rate £25.00 £18.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.88% -20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

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 31 August 2015.

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 31 August 2015, 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 50 (66.67%) Finance
2 17 (22.67%) Migration
3 15 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 12 (16.00%) MS Excel
4 12 (16.00%) Project Management
5 11 (14.67%) Change Management
6 10 (13.33%) Banking
7 9 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (12.00%) Derivative
7 9 (12.00%) Degree
7 9 (12.00%) SQL
7 9 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (10.67%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (10.67%) Microsoft
8 8 (10.67%) Scrum
9 7 (9.33%) TDD
9 7 (9.33%) MS PowerPoint
9 7 (9.33%) Requirements Analysis
9 7 (9.33%) JIRA
9 7 (9.33%) Use Case
9 7 (9.33%) SharePoint
9 7 (9.33%) MS Visio
9 7 (9.33%) UML
10 6 (8.00%) MS Office
10 6 (8.00%) Web Services
11 5 (6.67%) Java
11 5 (6.67%) Windows
11 5 (6.67%) Adobe
11 5 (6.67%) Retail

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 (9.33%) SharePoint
2 5 (6.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 4 (5.33%) LiveLink
4 2 (2.67%) Lync
5 1 (1.33%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.33%) MS Project Server
5 1 (1.33%) Confluence
5 1 (1.33%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (16.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (9.33%) MS Visio
2 7 (9.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (8.00%) MS Office
4 3 (4.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.33%) Adobe Analytics
2 4 (5.33%) Google Analytics
3 3 (4.00%) Office 365
4 1 (1.33%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.00%) Network Security
2 2 (2.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (2.67%) Firewall
2 2 (2.67%) PBX
2 2 (2.67%) LDAP
2 2 (2.67%) Intranet
3 1 (1.33%) DSL
3 1 (1.33%) LAN
3 1 (1.33%) WAN
3 1 (1.33%) SMTP
3 1 (1.33%) FTP
3 1 (1.33%) VPN
3 1 (1.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.33%) SWIFTNet
3 1 (1.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.33%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.33%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.33%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 7 (9.33%) JIRA
2 3 (4.00%) Rational Rose
3 2 (2.67%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 2 (2.67%) Cucumber
3 2 (2.67%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.33%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.33%) SonarQube
4 1 (1.33%) FitNesse
4 1 (1.33%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.33%) JBehave
4 1 (1.33%) ERwin
General
1 50 (66.67%) Finance
2 10 (13.33%) Banking
3 5 (6.67%) Retail
4 4 (5.33%) Investment Banking
4 4 (5.33%) Front Office
5 2 (2.67%) Back Office
6 1 (1.33%) Legal
6 1 (1.33%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.33%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (1.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.00%) Web Services
2 4 (5.33%) HTML
2 4 (5.33%) Ajax
2 4 (5.33%) JSON
2 4 (5.33%) jQuery
2 4 (5.33%) HTML5
2 4 (5.33%) CSS3
2 4 (5.33%) PhoneGap
2 4 (5.33%) CSS
3 2 (2.67%) Gherkin
3 2 (2.67%) .NET
4 1 (1.33%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.33%) XML
4 1 (1.33%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.00%) Derivative
1 9 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.33%) Mobile App
2 4 (5.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (5.33%) Management Information System
2 4 (5.33%) Equities
2 4 (5.33%) Market Risk
2 4 (5.33%) Data Integration
3 3 (4.00%) Credit Risk
4 2 (2.67%) Handset
4 2 (2.67%) Interest Rate Derivative
4 2 (2.67%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.33%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.33%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (1.33%) Taxonomies
5 1 (1.33%) Ontologies
5 1 (1.33%) Life Science
5 1 (1.33%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.33%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.33%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.67%) Windows
2 4 (5.33%) Android
2 4 (5.33%) Apple iOS
3 3 (4.00%) UNIX
3 3 (4.00%) Linux
4 2 (2.67%) Windows Vista
4 2 (2.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (22.67%) Migration
2 15 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 12 (16.00%) Project Management
4 11 (14.67%) Change Management
5 9 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (10.67%) Scrum
6 8 (10.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (9.33%) Use Case
7 7 (9.33%) UML
7 7 (9.33%) Requirements Analysis
7 7 (9.33%) TDD
8 5 (6.67%) Data Analysis
8 5 (6.67%) Risk Management
8 5 (6.67%) Workflow
8 5 (6.67%) BPMN
8 5 (6.67%) User Stories
9 4 (5.33%) Mobile Application Development
9 4 (5.33%) Responsive Web Design
9 4 (5.33%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 9 (12.00%) SQL
2 5 (6.67%) Java
3 3 (4.00%) C
4 2 (2.67%) C#
5 1 (1.33%) C++
5 1 (1.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.33%) Perl
5 1 (1.33%) VBScript
5 1 (1.33%) VB
5 1 (1.33%) VBA
5 1 (1.33%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (12.00%) Degree
2 1 (1.33%) PMP
2 1 (1.33%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.33%) CCSA
2 1 (1.33%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.33%) QA
2 1 (1.33%) EMIR
2 1 (1.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (2.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.33%) Snort
Vendors
1 8 (10.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.67%) Adobe
3 3 (4.00%) Citrix
3 3 (4.00%) Blue Prism
4 2 (2.67%) Cisco
4 2 (2.67%) HP
4 2 (2.67%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.67%) CheckPoint
4 2 (2.67%) Teradata
4 2 (2.67%) F5
4 2 (2.67%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.33%) ScanSafe
5 1 (1.33%) McAfee
5 1 (1.33%) Thunderhead
5 1 (1.33%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (1.33%) IBM
5 1 (1.33%) Murex
5 1 (1.33%) Calypso
5 1 (1.33%) Fidessa
5 1 (1.33%) Juniper