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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 6 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 20 34 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 16.67% 19.88% 40.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.35% 22.22% 43.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 22 115
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -23.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £157 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £550 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £336 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.08% +3.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 3
Average hourly rate - £21.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
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
109 153 323
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 90.83% 89.47% 92.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 103 248
Average daily rate £500 £500 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £250 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £750 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 4
Average hourly rate - £23.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +15.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.85 £17.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year
-0.86% -1.87%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 23 (57.50%) Finance
2 12 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (25.00%) Use Case
4 9 (22.50%) Project Management
4 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
5 8 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 8 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (20.00%) Business Analysis
6 7 (17.50%) MS Office
6 7 (17.50%) UML
7 6 (15.00%) SQL
7 6 (15.00%) Banking
7 6 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (15.00%) BPMN
8 5 (12.50%) Windows 7
8 5 (12.50%) Waterfall
8 5 (12.50%) Analytics
8 5 (12.50%) User Stories
8 5 (12.50%) Retail
8 5 (12.50%) TDD
8 5 (12.50%) Data Analysis
8 5 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
8 5 (12.50%) PRINCE2
8 5 (12.50%) Windows
8 5 (12.50%) MS Visio
8 5 (12.50%) Data Modelling
9 4 (10.00%) HTML
9 4 (10.00%) Legal
9 4 (10.00%) Risk Management
9 4 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (7.50%) SharePoint
1 3 (7.50%) SAS
1 3 (7.50%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 8 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (17.50%) MS Office
3 5 (12.50%) MS Visio
4 4 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (7.50%) Shockwave
6 1 (2.50%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (7.50%) SiteCatalyst
2 1 (2.50%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) Cisco IPT
2 1 (2.50%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.50%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Rational Rose
1 2 (5.00%) JIRA
1 2 (5.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (2.50%) Dreamweaver
General
1 23 (57.50%) Finance
2 6 (15.00%) Banking
3 5 (12.50%) Retail
4 4 (10.00%) Legal
4 4 (10.00%) Marketing
5 3 (7.50%) Games
5 3 (7.50%) Front Office
6 2 (5.00%) Retail Banking
7 1 (2.50%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (2.50%) French Language
7 1 (2.50%) Financial Institution
7 1 (2.50%) Back Office
7 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
7 1 (2.50%) Billing
7 1 (2.50%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.00%) HTML
2 3 (7.50%) Flash
2 3 (7.50%) HTML5
3 1 (2.50%) XBRL
3 1 (2.50%) .NET
3 1 (2.50%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Client/Server
1 3 (7.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 3 (7.50%) Management Information System
1 3 (7.50%) Flash Games
1 3 (7.50%) Credit Risk
1 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.00%) Equities
2 2 (5.00%) Derivative
3 1 (2.50%) Taxonomies
3 1 (2.50%) Market Risk
3 1 (2.50%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.50%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.50%) Windows
1 5 (12.50%) Windows 7
2 2 (5.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.50%) Windows Vista
3 1 (2.50%) Linux
3 1 (2.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (25.00%) Use Case
3 9 (22.50%) Project Management
4 8 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 8 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (17.50%) UML
6 6 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (15.00%) BPMN
7 5 (12.50%) Waterfall
7 5 (12.50%) Analytics
7 5 (12.50%) User Stories
7 5 (12.50%) TDD
7 5 (12.50%) Data Analysis
7 5 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
7 5 (12.50%) PRINCE2
7 5 (12.50%) Data Modelling
8 4 (10.00%) Risk Management
8 4 (10.00%) Scrum
9 3 (7.50%) Migration
9 3 (7.50%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.00%) SQL
2 2 (5.00%) VBA
2 2 (5.00%) C#
2 2 (5.00%) Java
3 1 (2.50%) C
3 1 (2.50%) C++
3 1 (2.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) SLA
1 1 (2.50%) QA
1 1 (2.50%) Basel III
1 1 (2.50%) COREP
1 1 (2.50%) FINREP
System Software
1 3 (7.50%) Active Directory
1 3 (7.50%) MetaFrame
1 3 (7.50%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) NetBackup
1 3 (7.50%) WSUS
2 1 (2.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.50%) Adobe
2 3 (7.50%) Dell
2 3 (7.50%) Citrix
2 3 (7.50%) Veritas
2 3 (7.50%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (7.50%) Reuters
2 3 (7.50%) Bloomberg
2 3 (7.50%) Symantec
2 3 (7.50%) Cisco
3 1 (2.50%) Business Objects
3 1 (2.50%) OpenLink
3 1 (2.50%) Teradata
3 1 (2.50%) Avaloq
3 1 (2.50%) ServiceNow