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 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 6 7 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -6
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 16 40 179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 14.29% 18.52% 46.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.67% 19.90% 49.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 33 143
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£400 £375 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -31.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £175 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £626 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.74% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
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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
96 201 360
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 85.71% 93.06% 93.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 135 251
Average daily rate £450 £500 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £700 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 3
Average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% -10.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 17 September 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 17 September 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 22 (57.89%) Finance
2 11 (28.95%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (26.32%) Business Analysis
4 9 (23.68%) Project Management
5 8 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (21.05%) Banking
6 6 (15.79%) Migration
6 6 (15.79%) Analytics
6 6 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (13.16%) SQL
7 5 (13.16%) ITIL
7 5 (13.16%) SharePoint
8 4 (10.53%) Change Management
8 4 (10.53%) Retail
8 4 (10.53%) Degree
8 4 (10.53%) Use Case
9 3 (7.89%) Digital Forensics
9 3 (7.89%) CMDB
9 3 (7.89%) Visualisation
9 3 (7.89%) E-Discovery
9 3 (7.89%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (7.89%) Investment Banking
9 3 (7.89%) Systems Analysis
9 3 (7.89%) MS PowerPoint
9 3 (7.89%) Management Information System
9 3 (7.89%) Configuration Management
9 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
9 3 (7.89%) Service Management
9 3 (7.89%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (7.89%) UML

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 5 (13.16%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.26%) Apache Pig
2 2 (5.26%) SAS
2 2 (5.26%) CMS
3 1 (2.63%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.63%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.26%) MS Visio
2 2 (5.26%) MS Office
3 1 (2.63%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (2.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) SAN
1 1 (2.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (5.26%) Big Data
2 2 (5.26%) Data Mining
2 2 (5.26%) Apache Hive
3 1 (2.63%) QlikView
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.63%) Cognos Report Studio
3 1 (2.63%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 1 (2.63%) Cognos Metric Studio
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle ODI
General
1 22 (57.89%) Finance
2 8 (21.05%) Banking
3 4 (10.53%) Retail
4 3 (7.89%) Investment Banking
5 2 (5.26%) Front Office
6 1 (2.63%) Marketing
6 1 (2.63%) Retail Banking
6 1 (2.63%) Legal
6 1 (2.63%) Publishing
6 1 (2.63%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) XML Messaging
1 1 (2.63%) FpML
1 1 (2.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.89%) CMDB
2 3 (7.89%) Visualisation
2 3 (7.89%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.26%) Equities
3 2 (5.26%) Mathematics
3 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.63%) Market Risk
4 1 (2.63%) EqualLogic
4 1 (2.63%) Reference Data
4 1 (2.63%) Statistics
4 1 (2.63%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.26%) Windows
1 2 (5.26%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.63%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.95%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (26.32%) Business Analysis
3 9 (23.68%) Project Management
4 8 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (15.79%) Migration
5 6 (15.79%) Analytics
6 5 (13.16%) ITIL
7 4 (10.53%) Change Management
7 4 (10.53%) Use Case
8 3 (7.89%) Digital Forensics
8 3 (7.89%) E-Discovery
8 3 (7.89%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (7.89%) Systems Analysis
8 3 (7.89%) Configuration Management
8 3 (7.89%) Service Management
8 3 (7.89%) UML
8 3 (7.89%) ETL
8 3 (7.89%) Portfolio Management
9 2 (5.26%) MapReduce
9 2 (5.26%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.16%) SQL
2 3 (7.89%) VBA
3 2 (5.26%) Scala
3 2 (5.26%) R
3 2 (5.26%) Python
3 2 (5.26%) Java
3 2 (5.26%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) Degree
2 2 (5.26%) PMP
2 2 (5.26%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
1 3 (7.89%) ServiceNow
2 1 (2.63%) TSYS
2 1 (2.63%) Kaspersky
2 1 (2.63%) Teradata
2 1 (2.63%) Brocade
2 1 (2.63%) HP
2 1 (2.63%) Dell
2 1 (2.63%) SAP
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle
2 1 (2.63%) CommVault
2 1 (2.63%) Apple
2 1 (2.63%) Cognos
2 1 (2.63%) Cisco