The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 5 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 612 1066 1131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 17.36% 19.29% 19.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.23% 20.30% 20.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 474 824 837
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 20 28
Median hourly rate £15.00 £21.00 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £12.95 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.20 £22.75 £32.27
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.38 £15.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year
-4.11% +1.69%
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 City of London 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
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3358 5251 5446
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.26% 95.04% 94.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 2680 4096 3935
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 79 102
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.73 £17.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.63% -6.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.94 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £31.00 £41.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the City of London region that featured Analyst in the job title.

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Analyst across the City of London region.

Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the City of London region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Analyst across the City of London region.

Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 483 (40.69%) Finance
2 257 (21.65%) SQL
3 238 (20.05%) Banking
4 207 (17.44%) Business Analysis
5 205 (17.27%) Agile Software Development
6 156 (13.14%) Analytical Skills
7 152 (12.81%) Microsoft
8 143 (12.05%) Stakeholder Management
9 100 (8.42%) Windows
10 93 (7.83%) Data Analysis
10 93 (7.83%) MS Excel
11 91 (7.67%) Business Intelligence
12 88 (7.41%) Migration
13 87 (7.33%) SQL Server
14 85 (7.16%) MS Office
15 84 (7.08%) User Acceptance Testing
16 82 (6.91%) User Stories
16 82 (6.91%) ITIL
17 79 (6.66%) Investment Banking
18 78 (6.57%) Asset Management
18 78 (6.57%) Oracle
18 78 (6.57%) Data Warehouse
19 70 (5.90%) Project Management
20 66 (5.56%) Active Directory
21 63 (5.31%) Retail
21 63 (5.31%) Analytics
22 61 (5.14%) Data Modelling
23 60 (5.05%) Front Office
23 60 (5.05%) MS PowerPoint
23 60 (5.05%) Degree

Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 34 (2.86%) SharePoint
2 23 (1.94%) SAS
3 19 (1.60%) MS Exchange
4 13 (1.10%) IIS
4 13 (1.10%) WebSphere
5 12 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (0.67%) Apache
6 8 (0.67%) Confluence
7 7 (0.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 6 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (0.34%) CMS
9 4 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (0.34%) WebLogic
10 3 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (0.25%) Totara
11 2 (0.17%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.17%) Documentum
11 2 (0.17%) IBM Domino
11 2 (0.17%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 93 (7.83%) MS Excel
2 85 (7.16%) MS Office
3 60 (5.05%) MS PowerPoint
4 42 (3.54%) MS Visio
5 18 (1.52%) Spreadsheet
6 12 (1.01%) MS Project
7 10 (0.84%) SPSS
8 2 (0.17%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.084%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 21 (1.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (1.18%) Markit EDM
3 11 (0.93%) Oracle EBS
4 8 (0.67%) Dynamics NAV
4 8 (0.67%) Maximo
4 8 (0.67%) Oracle EBS R12
5 5 (0.42%) Oracle Payables
5 5 (0.42%) Temenos T24
6 4 (0.34%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 4 (0.34%) Summit
6 4 (0.34%) thinkFolio
7 3 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (0.25%) Endur
7 3 (0.25%) Oracle BPM
8 2 (0.17%) CA PPM
8 2 (0.17%) Relativity
8 2 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
8 2 (0.17%) SAP BPC
8 2 (0.17%) SAP HCM
8 2 (0.17%) Sprinklr
Cloud Services
1 15 (1.26%) Google Analytics
2 14 (1.18%) Office 365
3 8 (0.67%) IBM Blueworks
4 7 (0.59%) SuccessFactors
5 6 (0.51%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (0.51%) SaaS
6 4 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.25%) AdWords
7 3 (0.25%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (0.25%) GitHub
7 3 (0.25%) Taleo
8 2 (0.17%) Socialbakers
9 1 (0.084%) Force.com
9 1 (0.084%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.084%) Google Tag Manager
9 1 (0.084%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 20 (1.68%) Firewall
2 15 (1.26%) TCP/IP
3 13 (1.10%) Network Security
4 12 (1.01%) LAN
5 10 (0.84%) SAN
5 10 (0.84%) WAN
6 9 (0.76%) DNS
7 7 (0.59%) VPN
8 6 (0.51%) DHCP
8 6 (0.51%) Intranet
8 6 (0.51%) VoIP
9 5 (0.42%) Internet
10 3 (0.25%) FTP
10 3 (0.25%) HTTP
10 3 (0.25%) IP Telephony
10 3 (0.25%) Skype
10 3 (0.25%) Wireless
11 2 (0.17%) Cisco ISE
11 2 (0.17%) HTTPS
11 2 (0.17%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (7.33%) SQL Server
2 78 (6.57%) Data Warehouse
3 40 (3.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 33 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 29 (2.44%) Relational Database
6 21 (1.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 20 (1.68%) Oracle Database
8 18 (1.52%) QlikView
9 17 (1.43%) BusinessObjects
10 14 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
11 13 (1.10%) Data Mining
12 12 (1.01%) DB2
13 11 (0.93%) MySQL
13 11 (0.93%) RDBMS
14 10 (0.84%) Big Data
14 10 (0.84%) MS Access
14 10 (0.84%) NoSQL
15 7 (0.59%) SQL Server 2012
16 6 (0.51%) Data Mart
17 5 (0.42%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 34 (2.86%) JIRA
2 12 (1.01%) Cucumber
3 11 (0.93%) Selenium
4 9 (0.76%) JMeter
5 8 (0.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 8 (0.67%) Eclipse
6 7 (0.59%) Jenkins
6 7 (0.59%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (0.59%) WebDriver
7 6 (0.51%) Oracle Forms
8 5 (0.42%) LoadRunner
8 5 (0.42%) Subversion
9 4 (0.34%) ClearCase
9 4 (0.34%) SoapUI
9 4 (0.34%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 3 (0.25%) HP UFT
10 3 (0.25%) SpecFlow
10 3 (0.25%) The Grinder
10 3 (0.25%) Zephyr
11 2 (0.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 483 (40.69%) Finance
2 238 (20.05%) Banking
3 79 (6.66%) Investment Banking
4 63 (5.31%) Retail
5 60 (5.05%) Front Office
6 52 (4.38%) Legal
7 42 (3.54%) Marketing
8 28 (2.36%) Advertising
8 28 (2.36%) Back Office
9 26 (2.19%) Financial Institution
10 19 (1.60%) Law
11 18 (1.52%) Publishing
12 17 (1.43%) Billing
13 12 (1.01%) Retail Banking
14 7 (0.59%) Telecoms
15 4 (0.34%) French Language
15 4 (0.34%) Games
16 3 (0.25%) General Ledger
17 2 (0.17%) Corporate Banking
17 2 (0.17%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (2.53%) .NET
2 28 (2.36%) XML
3 22 (1.85%) Web Services
4 15 (1.26%) HTML
5 12 (1.01%) FIX Protocol
6 9 (0.76%) Middleware
7 8 (0.67%) SOAP
8 7 (0.59%) AngularJS
8 7 (0.59%) Gherkin
8 7 (0.59%) IBM Integration Bus
9 6 (0.51%) CSS
9 6 (0.51%) RESTful
9 6 (0.51%) Spring
10 5 (0.42%) .NET Framework
10 5 (0.42%) WebSphere MQ
11 4 (0.34%) ASP.NET
11 4 (0.34%) Django
11 4 (0.34%) EDI
11 4 (0.34%) Velocity
11 4 (0.34%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 156 (13.14%) Analytical Skills
2 47 (3.96%) Management Information System
3 46 (3.88%) Equities
3 46 (3.88%) Fixed Income
4 41 (3.45%) Derivative
5 38 (3.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 26 (2.19%) User Experience
6 26 (2.19%) Visualisation
7 24 (2.02%) Credit Risk
8 18 (1.52%) Reinsurance
9 15 (1.26%) Data Structures
9 15 (1.26%) Statistics
10 14 (1.18%) Fintech
10 14 (1.18%) Market Risk
11 13 (1.10%) Mainframe
12 12 (1.01%) Digital Media
12 12 (1.01%) Mathematics
13 11 (0.93%) CMDB
13 11 (0.93%) Computer Science
14 10 (0.84%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 100 (8.42%) Windows
2 46 (3.88%) Unix
3 36 (3.03%) Windows 7
4 32 (2.70%) Windows Server
5 26 (2.19%) Linux
6 17 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (1.01%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (0.67%) Windows XP
10 6 (0.51%) Windows 10
11 5 (0.42%) Mac OS
11 5 (0.42%) Windows 8
12 3 (0.25%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.17%) Android
13 2 (0.17%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.17%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.084%) CentOS
14 1 (0.084%) Oracle Linux
14 1 (0.084%) Solaris
14 1 (0.084%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 207 (17.44%) Business Analysis
2 205 (17.27%) Agile Software Development
3 143 (12.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 93 (7.83%) Data Analysis
5 91 (7.67%) Business Intelligence
6 88 (7.41%) Migration
7 84 (7.08%) User Acceptance Testing
8 82 (6.91%) ITIL
8 82 (6.91%) User Stories
9 78 (6.57%) Asset Management
10 70 (5.90%) Project Management
11 63 (5.31%) Analytics
12 61 (5.14%) Data Modelling
13 49 (4.13%) Change Management
13 49 (4.13%) CRM
14 47 (3.96%) Data Management
14 47 (3.96%) Use Case
15 44 (3.71%) SDLC
16 43 (3.62%) Data Migration
17 41 (3.45%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 257 (21.65%) SQL
2 44 (3.71%) Java
3 37 (3.12%) C#
3 37 (3.12%) VBA
4 31 (2.61%) T-SQL
5 26 (2.19%) Python
6 21 (1.77%) PowerShell
6 21 (1.77%) R
7 19 (1.60%) JavaScript
8 18 (1.52%) C++
8 18 (1.52%) VB
9 13 (1.10%) Perl
9 13 (1.10%) PL/SQL
10 10 (0.84%) Shell Script
11 7 (0.59%) PHP
12 6 (0.51%) C
13 5 (0.42%) MATLAB
14 3 (0.25%) Bash Shell
14 3 (0.25%) Jython
14 3 (0.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 60 (5.05%) Degree
2 29 (2.44%) CISSP
3 28 (2.36%) ISEB
4 21 (1.77%) Security Cleared
5 18 (1.52%) CISM
6 13 (1.10%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (1.10%) DV Cleared
7 12 (1.01%) CCNA
8 9 (0.76%) CISA
8 9 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (0.76%) SC Cleared
9 8 (0.67%) CGEIT
9 8 (0.67%) CRISC
9 8 (0.67%) MCP
9 8 (0.67%) PMP
10 7 (0.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 6 (0.51%) CBAP
11 6 (0.51%) ISTQB
11 6 (0.51%) MOS
11 6 (0.51%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (3.62%) QA
2 39 (3.29%) Data Quality
3 37 (3.12%) Solvency II
4 33 (2.78%) MiFID
5 15 (1.26%) SLA
6 14 (1.18%) COBIT
7 11 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 9 (0.76%) FATCA
9 8 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 6 (0.51%) Basel III
11 5 (0.42%) Dodd-Frank
11 5 (0.42%) SEPA
12 4 (0.34%) EMIR
12 4 (0.34%) PCI DSS
13 3 (0.25%) Disclosure Scotland
13 3 (0.25%) GPG13
14 2 (0.17%) ISO20022
14 2 (0.17%) P3O
15 1 (0.084%) Basel II
15 1 (0.084%) GAAP
System Software
1 66 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 21 (1.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (0.67%) Terminal Services
4 5 (0.42%) vSphere
5 4 (0.34%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.34%) VMware ESX
5 4 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (0.34%) XenApp
6 3 (0.25%) Firmware
7 2 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.17%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (0.17%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.084%) ACF2
8 1 (0.084%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.084%) DFS Replication
8 1 (0.084%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.084%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 15 (1.26%) Control-M
2 12 (1.01%) HP Quality Center
3 9 (0.76%) Tivoli
4 8 (0.67%) SCCM
5 6 (0.51%) RSA Archer
6 5 (0.42%) HP Operations Orchestration
7 4 (0.34%) BladeLogic
7 4 (0.34%) ITRS Geneos
7 4 (0.34%) Oracle Identity Management
8 3 (0.25%) Puppet
8 3 (0.25%) SCOM
9 2 (0.17%) Backup Exec
9 2 (0.17%) HP SIM
9 2 (0.17%) Microsoft Intune
9 2 (0.17%) SCOrch
9 2 (0.17%) SCSM
10 1 (0.084%) Microsoft Clustering
10 1 (0.084%) Red Hat Satellite
10 1 (0.084%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 1 (0.084%) WSUS
Vendors
1 152 (12.81%) Microsoft
2 78 (6.57%) Oracle
3 36 (3.03%) Citrix
4 30 (2.53%) VMware
5 27 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
6 26 (2.19%) SAP
7 24 (2.02%) IBM
8 22 (1.85%) HP
9 20 (1.68%) ServiceNow
10 18 (1.52%) Tableau
11 17 (1.43%) Cyber-Ark
11 17 (1.43%) Google
12 15 (1.26%) Bloomberg
13 14 (1.18%) CA
13 14 (1.18%) Cisco
13 14 (1.18%) Murex
13 14 (1.18%) Sybase
14 13 (1.10%) Remedy
15 12 (1.01%) Intel Security
15 12 (1.01%) Qualys
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