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 30 October 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 3 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 26 40 143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 22.41% 19.80% 35.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 24.53% 21.39% 38.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 28 123
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£373 £375 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.66% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £562 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
- +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £15.79
% change year-on-year
- -8.15%
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
106 187 375
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 91.38% 92.57% 93.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 118 275
Average daily rate £400 £550 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £325 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £700 £607
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 £17.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.14% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.71%

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 30 October 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 30 October 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 25 (54.35%) Finance
2 10 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (21.74%) Business Analysis
2 10 (21.74%) Microsoft
3 8 (17.39%) SharePoint
3 8 (17.39%) MS Excel
3 8 (17.39%) Project Management
3 8 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (17.39%) Banking
4 7 (15.22%) Migration
4 7 (15.22%) Degree
4 7 (15.22%) SQL
4 7 (15.22%) Analytics
4 7 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (13.04%) Use Case
5 6 (13.04%) Windows 7
5 6 (13.04%) Windows
5 6 (13.04%) Retail
6 5 (10.87%) Data Analysis
6 5 (10.87%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (10.87%) UML
6 5 (10.87%) ITIL
6 5 (10.87%) MS Office
7 4 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (6.52%) CMDB
8 3 (6.52%) Data Mapping
8 3 (6.52%) Portfolio Management
8 3 (6.52%) Visualisation
8 3 (6.52%) ServiceNow

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 8 (17.39%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.35%) CMS
2 2 (4.35%) SAS
2 2 (4.35%) Apache Pig
3 1 (2.17%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.17%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 8 (17.39%) MS Excel
2 5 (10.87%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (10.87%) MS Office
3 3 (6.52%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.17%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.17%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) Cisco IPT
2 1 (2.17%) SAN
2 1 (2.17%) Internet
2 1 (2.17%) PSTN
2 1 (2.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.35%) Data Mining
2 2 (4.35%) Big Data
2 2 (4.35%) Apache Hive
3 1 (2.17%) QlikView
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (2.17%) Cognos Report Studio
3 1 (2.17%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 1 (2.17%) Cognos Metric Studio
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (2.17%) JIRA
General
1 25 (54.35%) Finance
2 8 (17.39%) Banking
3 6 (13.04%) Retail
4 2 (4.35%) Front Office
4 2 (4.35%) Legal
4 2 (4.35%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.17%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.17%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.17%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (2.17%) Marketing
5 1 (2.17%) Billing
5 1 (2.17%) Publishing
5 1 (2.17%) Law
5 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) FpML
1 1 (2.17%) XML
1 1 (2.17%) HTML
1 1 (2.17%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.52%) CMDB
2 3 (6.52%) Visualisation
2 3 (6.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (6.52%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.35%) Mathematics
3 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.35%) Client/Server
3 2 (4.35%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.17%) Reference Data
4 1 (2.17%) Market Risk
4 1 (2.17%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.17%) EqualLogic
4 1 (2.17%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (2.17%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.17%) Derivative
4 1 (2.17%) Statistics
4 1 (2.17%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.04%) Windows 7
1 6 (13.04%) Windows
2 3 (6.52%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.17%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (21.74%) Business Analysis
2 8 (17.39%) Project Management
2 8 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (15.22%) Migration
3 7 (15.22%) Analytics
4 6 (13.04%) Use Case
5 5 (10.87%) Data Analysis
5 5 (10.87%) UML
5 5 (10.87%) ITIL
6 4 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (6.52%) Data Mapping
7 3 (6.52%) Portfolio Management
7 3 (6.52%) Service Management
7 3 (6.52%) Change Management
7 3 (6.52%) Data Modelling
7 3 (6.52%) ETL
7 3 (6.52%) Systems Analysis
8 2 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (4.35%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.22%) SQL
2 2 (4.35%) Java
2 2 (4.35%) JavaScript
2 2 (4.35%) VBA
2 2 (4.35%) Python
2 2 (4.35%) R
2 2 (4.35%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (15.22%) Degree
2 2 (4.35%) PMP
2 2 (4.35%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.17%) CCNP
3 1 (2.17%) CCNA
3 1 (2.17%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) Terminal Services
1 2 (4.35%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.35%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) NetBackup
1 2 (4.35%) WSUS
1 2 (4.35%) HP UCMDB
2 1 (2.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.52%) ServiceNow
2 3 (6.52%) Dell
2 3 (6.52%) Cisco
3 2 (4.35%) Veritas
3 2 (4.35%) Citrix
3 2 (4.35%) Reuters
3 2 (4.35%) Bloomberg
3 2 (4.35%) Symantec
4 1 (2.17%) Kaspersky
4 1 (2.17%) Riverbed
4 1 (2.17%) TSYS
4 1 (2.17%) CommVault
4 1 (2.17%) HP
4 1 (2.17%) Apple
4 1 (2.17%) Cognos
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle
4 1 (2.17%) SAP
4 1 (2.17%) Brocade
4 1 (2.17%) Teradata