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 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 7 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 19 29 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 14.07% 22.48% 40.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.70% 24.17% 43.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 19 124
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£450 £400 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £147 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £570 £598
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £25.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -40.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
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
121 120 352
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 89.63% 93.02% 93.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 85 277
Average daily rate £500 £475 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £215 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £700 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Average hourly rate £12.50 £23.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.65% -45.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.85% -

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 1 May 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 1 May 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 24 (70.59%) Finance
2 12 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (26.47%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (23.53%) Use Case
4 8 (23.53%) Business Analysis
4 8 (23.53%) Project Management
5 7 (20.59%) SQL
5 7 (20.59%) Requirements Analysis
5 7 (20.59%) Banking
6 6 (17.65%) TDD
6 6 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (14.71%) Risk Management
7 5 (14.71%) Retail
7 5 (14.71%) MS Office
7 5 (14.71%) PRINCE2
7 5 (14.71%) UML
7 5 (14.71%) Data Modelling
7 5 (14.71%) Front Office
7 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
7 5 (14.71%) Waterfall
7 5 (14.71%) User Stories
8 4 (11.76%) Relational Database
8 4 (11.76%) Analytics
8 4 (11.76%) BPMN
8 4 (11.76%) Change Management
8 4 (11.76%) MS Visio
8 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
8 4 (11.76%) Derivative
8 4 (11.76%) Marketing
8 4 (11.76%) Wealth Management

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 3 (8.82%) SAS
1 3 (8.82%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 5 (14.71%) MS Office
2 4 (11.76%) MS Visio
2 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
3 3 (8.82%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (8.82%) Shockwave
4 1 (2.94%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Endur
1 1 (2.94%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (2.94%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.94%) Data Mining
2 1 (2.94%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 2 (5.88%) Rational Rose
1 2 (5.88%) JIRA
2 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.94%) FitNesse
2 1 (2.94%) SpecFlow
2 1 (2.94%) Cucumber
General
1 24 (70.59%) Finance
2 7 (20.59%) Banking
3 5 (14.71%) Retail
3 5 (14.71%) Front Office
4 4 (11.76%) Marketing
4 4 (11.76%) Legal
5 3 (8.82%) Games
5 3 (8.82%) Retail Banking
6 2 (5.88%) Back Office
6 2 (5.88%) Investment Banking
7 1 (2.94%) French Language
7 1 (2.94%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) Flash
1 3 (8.82%) HTML
1 3 (8.82%) HTML5
2 2 (5.88%) .NET
3 1 (2.94%) Swing
3 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.94%) Web Services
3 1 (2.94%) XBRL
3 1 (2.94%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Derivative
2 3 (8.82%) Equities
2 3 (8.82%) Flash Games
2 3 (8.82%) Client/Server
2 3 (8.82%) Credit Risk
2 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.94%) Fixed Income
4 1 (2.94%) Life Science
4 1 (2.94%) Taxonomies
4 1 (2.94%) Interest Rate Derivative
4 1 (2.94%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (2.94%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.94%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) UNIX
1 3 (8.82%) Windows
2 2 (5.88%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (26.47%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (23.53%) Use Case
3 8 (23.53%) Business Analysis
3 8 (23.53%) Project Management
4 7 (20.59%) Requirements Analysis
5 6 (17.65%) TDD
5 6 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (14.71%) Risk Management
6 5 (14.71%) PRINCE2
6 5 (14.71%) UML
6 5 (14.71%) Data Modelling
6 5 (14.71%) Waterfall
6 5 (14.71%) User Stories
7 4 (11.76%) Analytics
7 4 (11.76%) BPMN
7 4 (11.76%) Change Management
7 4 (11.76%) Wealth Management
7 4 (11.76%) Scrum
8 3 (8.82%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.59%) SQL
2 3 (8.82%) C#
3 2 (5.88%) Java
3 2 (5.88%) VBA
4 1 (2.94%) C
4 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.94%) Perl
4 1 (2.94%) C++
4 1 (2.94%) VBScript
4 1 (2.94%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) QA
2 1 (2.94%) SLA
2 1 (2.94%) COREP
2 1 (2.94%) FINREP
2 1 (2.94%) Basel III
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.88%) MetaFrame
1 2 (5.88%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) WSUS
1 2 (5.88%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.82%) Adobe
2 3 (8.82%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (5.88%) ServiceNow
3 2 (5.88%) Reuters
3 2 (5.88%) Bloomberg
3 2 (5.88%) Symantec
3 2 (5.88%) Dell
3 2 (5.88%) Citrix
3 2 (5.88%) Veritas
3 2 (5.88%) Cisco
3 2 (5.88%) Teradata
4 1 (2.94%) Business Objects
4 1 (2.94%) OpenLink
4 1 (2.94%) Avaloq