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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 5 7 6
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 22 16 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 17.89% 15.84% 16.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.82% 17.58% 18.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 10 19
Average daily rate £400 £494 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.98% +9.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £409 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £608 £680
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £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
111 91 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 90.24% 90.10% 88.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 66 107
Average daily rate £465 £525 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £415 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £675 £800
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016, 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 43 (63.24%) Finance
2 22 (32.35%) Banking
3 12 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (17.65%) MS Excel
4 11 (16.18%) Windows
4 11 (16.18%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (14.71%) Linux
5 10 (14.71%) SQL
6 8 (11.76%) Investment Banking
6 8 (11.76%) Business Analysis
7 7 (10.29%) Retail
7 7 (10.29%) Degree
7 7 (10.29%) Scrum
7 7 (10.29%) HP
8 6 (8.82%) Microsoft
8 6 (8.82%) SharePoint
8 6 (8.82%) Java
8 6 (8.82%) Migration
8 6 (8.82%) MS PowerPoint
9 5 (7.35%) Incident Management
9 5 (7.35%) Derivative
9 5 (7.35%) Data Analysis
9 5 (7.35%) Workflow
9 5 (7.35%) Perl
9 5 (7.35%) C++
9 5 (7.35%) MS Office
9 5 (7.35%) XML
9 5 (7.35%) Active Directory
10 4 (5.88%) ITIL

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 6 (8.82%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.94%) CMS
2 2 (2.94%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.47%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (1.47%) Confluence
3 1 (1.47%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.47%) WebLogic
Applications
1 12 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.82%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (7.35%) MS Office
4 2 (2.94%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.47%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.47%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.41%) LDAP
1 3 (4.41%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.47%) DHCP
2 1 (1.47%) DNS
2 1 (1.47%) DSL
2 1 (1.47%) Intranet
2 1 (1.47%) SAN
2 1 (1.47%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.88%) DB2
2 3 (4.41%) Big Data
3 2 (2.94%) Apache Hive
3 2 (2.94%) HBase
3 2 (2.94%) Impala
4 1 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.47%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.47%) MS Access
4 1 (1.47%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (4.41%) JIRA
2 1 (1.47%) ClearCase
2 1 (1.47%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.47%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.47%) HP UFT
2 1 (1.47%) JBehave
2 1 (1.47%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.47%) JIRA Agile
2 1 (1.47%) Maven
2 1 (1.47%) PowerDesigner
2 1 (1.47%) SonarQube
2 1 (1.47%) SpecFlow
2 1 (1.47%) TeamCity
General
1 43 (63.24%) Finance
2 22 (32.35%) Banking
3 8 (11.76%) Investment Banking
4 7 (10.29%) Retail
5 3 (4.41%) Corporate Banking
5 3 (4.41%) Front Office
5 3 (4.41%) General Ledger
5 3 (4.41%) Retail Banking
6 2 (2.94%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.94%) Legal
7 1 (1.47%) Bulgarian Language
7 1 (1.47%) French Language
7 1 (1.47%) German Language
7 1 (1.47%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.35%) XML
2 1 (1.47%) .NET
2 1 (1.47%) Gherkin
2 1 (1.47%) Swing
2 1 (1.47%) Web Services
2 1 (1.47%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.18%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.35%) Derivative
3 4 (5.88%) Equities
4 3 (4.41%) Market Risk
4 3 (4.41%) SWIFT
5 2 (2.94%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (2.94%) PMI
5 2 (2.94%) Reference Data
5 2 (2.94%) Taxonomies
5 2 (2.94%) User Experience
6 1 (1.47%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.47%) Credit Derivative
6 1 (1.47%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.47%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.47%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.47%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.47%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 11 (16.18%) Windows
2 10 (14.71%) Linux
3 3 (4.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (4.41%) Unix
3 3 (4.41%) Windows 7
3 3 (4.41%) Windows Vista
4 1 (1.47%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.47%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (11.76%) Business Analysis
3 7 (10.29%) Scrum
4 6 (8.82%) Migration
5 5 (7.35%) Data Analysis
5 5 (7.35%) Incident Management
5 5 (7.35%) Workflow
6 4 (5.88%) ITIL
6 4 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (5.88%) Project Management
6 4 (5.88%) Risk Management
6 4 (5.88%) UML
7 3 (4.41%) Analytics
7 3 (4.41%) Change Management
7 3 (4.41%) Contact Management
7 3 (4.41%) CRM
7 3 (4.41%) Programme Management
7 3 (4.41%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (4.41%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (14.71%) SQL
2 6 (8.82%) Java
3 5 (7.35%) C++
3 5 (7.35%) Perl
4 4 (5.88%) Python
5 3 (4.41%) Scala
5 3 (4.41%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.94%) C#
7 1 (1.47%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.47%) Korn
7 1 (1.47%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.47%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (10.29%) Degree
2 3 (4.41%) ACCA
2 3 (4.41%) CCA
2 3 (4.41%) CIMA
3 2 (2.94%) PCI QSA
3 2 (2.94%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.94%) PMP
4 1 (1.47%) CISM
4 1 (1.47%) CISSP
4 1 (1.47%) ISEB
4 1 (1.47%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.47%) MCP
4 1 (1.47%) MCSE
4 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.41%) Dodd-Frank
1 3 (4.41%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.94%) EMIR
3 1 (1.47%) FATCA
3 1 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.47%) MiFID
3 1 (1.47%) QA
System Software
1 5 (7.35%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.47%) DFS Replication
2 1 (1.47%) Firmware
2 1 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.94%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (10.29%) HP
2 6 (8.82%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.88%) Sybase
4 3 (4.41%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.47%) 3PAR
6 1 (1.47%) Adobe
6 1 (1.47%) Bloomberg
6 1 (1.47%) Google
6 1 (1.47%) Lotus
6 1 (1.47%) OpenText
6 1 (1.47%) Oracle
6 1 (1.47%) Quark
6 1 (1.47%) Reuters
6 1 (1.47%) SAP
6 1 (1.47%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.47%) Symantec
6 1 (1.47%) Thunderhead
6 1 (1.47%) Veeam
6 1 (1.47%) VMware