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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 4 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 575 1074 1315
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 17.39% 19.83% 21.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.29% 20.85% 22.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 462 822 974
Median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £577 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 18 27
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.50 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.70 £46.00 £46.74
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -3.44%
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
3143 5152 5763
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.04% 95.14% 94.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2570 3927 4316
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £288 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 91 73
Median hourly rate £21.78 £18.70 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.47% -6.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.57 £30.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -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 May 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

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

Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 24 May 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.

1 466 (39.13%) Finance
2 274 (23.01%) Banking
3 240 (20.15%) SQL
4 192 (16.12%) Business Analysis
5 173 (14.53%) Agile Software Development
6 132 (11.08%) Stakeholder Management
7 125 (10.50%) Microsoft
8 124 (10.41%) Investment Banking
9 119 (9.99%) Analytical Skills
10 103 (8.65%) Windows
11 97 (8.14%) Front Office
12 96 (8.06%) MS Excel
13 92 (7.72%) User Acceptance Testing
14 88 (7.39%) Migration
15 79 (6.63%) Asset Management
15 79 (6.63%) SQL Server
16 78 (6.55%) MS Office
17 75 (6.30%) Data Analysis
18 74 (6.21%) ITIL
18 74 (6.21%) Project Management
19 69 (5.79%) Data Warehouse
20 67 (5.63%) Data Modelling
21 66 (5.54%) Business Intelligence
21 66 (5.54%) Oracle
22 63 (5.29%) Legal
22 63 (5.29%) Derivative
23 60 (5.04%) CRM
24 59 (4.95%) Active Directory
24 59 (4.95%) User Stories
25 58 (4.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)

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 27 (2.27%) SharePoint
2 12 (1.01%) IIS
2 12 (1.01%) MS Exchange
3 10 (0.84%) SAS
4 9 (0.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 8 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (0.59%) Confluence
7 6 (0.50%) CMS
7 6 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (0.42%) WebSphere
9 4 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (0.34%) MQSeries
10 3 (0.25%) Apache
10 3 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (0.25%) Skype for Business
10 3 (0.25%) Totara
11 2 (0.17%) Apache Pig
11 2 (0.17%) Documentum
11 2 (0.17%) IBM Domino
11 2 (0.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 96 (8.06%) MS Excel
2 78 (6.55%) MS Office
3 39 (3.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 35 (2.94%) MS Visio
5 13 (1.09%) MS Project
6 11 (0.92%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.42%) SPSS
8 1 (0.084%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.084%) Adobe After Effects
8 1 (0.084%) Adobe Premiere
8 1 (0.084%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.084%) Stata
Business Applications
1 28 (2.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.76%) Oracle EBS R12
3 8 (0.67%) Maximo
4 7 (0.59%) Dynamics NAV
4 7 (0.59%) Oracle EBS
5 5 (0.42%) Markit EDM
5 5 (0.42%) Oracle Financials
6 4 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (0.34%) Summit
7 3 (0.25%) Hi Portfolio
7 3 (0.25%) LatentZero
7 3 (0.25%) Oracle BPM
7 3 (0.25%) RiskWrite
7 3 (0.25%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 3 (0.25%) Sentinel
7 3 (0.25%) SimCorp Dimension
7 3 (0.25%) thinkFolio
8 2 (0.17%) MetaTrader
8 2 (0.17%) Unit4 Business World
8 2 (0.17%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 6 (0.50%) Office 365
2 5 (0.42%) Google Analytics
3 4 (0.34%) SaaS
3 4 (0.34%) SuccessFactors
4 3 (0.25%) Taleo
5 2 (0.17%) AdWords
6 1 (0.084%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.084%) Force.com
6 1 (0.084%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.084%) Google Tag Manager
6 1 (0.084%) IaaS
6 1 (0.084%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (1.18%) LAN
2 13 (1.09%) WAN
3 10 (0.84%) DNS
3 10 (0.84%) SAN
4 9 (0.76%) Firewall
4 9 (0.76%) Internet
5 7 (0.59%) DHCP
6 6 (0.50%) Network Security
6 6 (0.50%) VPN
6 6 (0.50%) Wireless
7 5 (0.42%) Intranet
7 5 (0.42%) PuTTY
8 4 (0.34%) TCP/IP
9 3 (0.25%) Skype
9 3 (0.25%) VoIP
10 2 (0.17%) Broadband
10 2 (0.17%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (0.17%) IP Telephony
10 2 (0.17%) ISDN
10 2 (0.17%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (6.63%) SQL Server
2 69 (5.79%) Data Warehouse
3 31 (2.60%) Relational Database
4 26 (2.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 23 (1.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 17 (1.43%) MS Access
7 14 (1.18%) Oracle Database
8 13 (1.09%) RDBMS
9 12 (1.01%) BusinessObjects
9 12 (1.01%) Data Mining
9 12 (1.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 10 (0.84%) Big Data
10 10 (0.84%) QlikView
11 9 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
12 8 (0.67%) Data Mart
12 8 (0.67%) SQL Server 2012
13 7 (0.59%) Hadoop
14 6 (0.50%) MongoDB
15 5 (0.42%) NoSQL
15 5 (0.42%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 29 (2.43%) JIRA
2 18 (1.51%) SpecFlow
2 18 (1.51%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (1.43%) Cucumber
4 16 (1.34%) Selenium
5 8 (0.67%) Visual Studio
6 7 (0.59%) Oracle Forms
7 6 (0.50%) LoadRunner
8 5 (0.42%) ERwin
8 5 (0.42%) HP UFT
8 5 (0.42%) JMeter
8 5 (0.42%) Protractor
8 5 (0.42%) WebDriver
9 4 (0.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (0.34%) SoapUI
10 3 (0.25%) Eclipse
10 3 (0.25%) Subversion
11 2 (0.17%) FitNesse
11 2 (0.17%) TestComplete
11 2 (0.17%) TestDirector
General
1 466 (39.13%) Finance
2 274 (23.01%) Banking
3 124 (10.41%) Investment Banking
4 97 (8.14%) Front Office
5 63 (5.29%) Legal
6 42 (3.53%) Retail
7 29 (2.43%) Back Office
8 28 (2.35%) Advertising
9 26 (2.18%) Marketing
10 23 (1.93%) Financial Institution
11 21 (1.76%) Law
12 14 (1.18%) Publishing
13 11 (0.92%) Billing
13 11 (0.92%) Retail Banking
14 9 (0.76%) Telecoms
15 6 (0.50%) Private Banking
16 5 (0.42%) General Ledger
17 4 (0.34%) Games
18 3 (0.25%) French Language
19 2 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (3.78%) .NET
2 29 (2.43%) XML
3 27 (2.27%) FIX Protocol
4 14 (1.18%) Gherkin
5 10 (0.84%) Web Services
6 9 (0.76%) ASP.NET
6 9 (0.76%) FpML
7 8 (0.67%) AngularJS
7 8 (0.67%) FIXML
8 6 (0.50%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (0.50%) HTML
8 6 (0.50%) XML Schema
9 5 (0.42%) Murex MxML
10 4 (0.34%) Spring Boot
11 3 (0.25%) .NET Framework
11 3 (0.25%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (0.25%) MDX
12 2 (0.17%) COM
12 2 (0.17%) J2EE
12 2 (0.17%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 119 (9.99%) Analytical Skills
2 63 (5.29%) Derivative
3 58 (4.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 56 (4.70%) Equities
5 53 (4.45%) Fixed Income
6 39 (3.27%) Management Information System
7 24 (2.02%) Reinsurance
8 22 (1.85%) Blackberry
9 21 (1.76%) Visualisation
10 18 (1.51%) Data Structures
10 18 (1.51%) NHS
11 17 (1.43%) Credit Risk
11 17 (1.43%) Market Risk
12 16 (1.34%) User Experience
13 12 (1.01%) Computer Science
14 11 (0.92%) OTC Derivatives
15 10 (0.84%) Smartphone
16 9 (0.76%) Reference Data
17 8 (0.67%) Data Integration
18 7 (0.59%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 103 (8.65%) Windows
2 56 (4.70%) Unix
3 39 (3.27%) Windows 7
4 26 (2.18%) Windows Server
5 20 (1.68%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (1.51%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (1.26%) Windows Server 2003
8 14 (1.18%) Linux
9 8 (0.67%) Windows 2000 Server
9 8 (0.67%) Windows XP
10 7 (0.59%) Apple iOS
11 5 (0.42%) Solaris
12 4 (0.34%) Windows 10
13 3 (0.25%) Android
13 3 (0.25%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.17%) VMS
15 1 (0.084%) AIX
15 1 (0.084%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.084%) MVS
15 1 (0.084%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 192 (16.12%) Business Analysis
2 173 (14.53%) Agile Software Development
3 132 (11.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 92 (7.72%) User Acceptance Testing
5 88 (7.39%) Migration
6 79 (6.63%) Asset Management
7 75 (6.30%) Data Analysis
8 74 (6.21%) ITIL
8 74 (6.21%) Project Management
9 67 (5.63%) Data Modelling
10 66 (5.54%) Business Intelligence
11 60 (5.04%) CRM
12 59 (4.95%) User Stories
13 50 (4.20%) Test Scripting
14 48 (4.03%) Analytics
15 47 (3.95%) Change Management
16 46 (3.86%) Data Management
17 45 (3.78%) Validation
18 44 (3.69%) Scrum
19 43 (3.61%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 240 (20.15%) SQL
2 51 (4.28%) C#
3 33 (2.77%) Java
4 31 (2.60%) PowerShell
5 27 (2.27%) VBA
6 20 (1.68%) T-SQL
7 15 (1.26%) JavaScript
8 14 (1.18%) C++
8 14 (1.18%) Python
9 13 (1.09%) VB
10 10 (0.84%) PL/SQL
11 8 (0.67%) Shell Script
12 7 (0.59%) R
13 5 (0.42%) Perl
14 4 (0.34%) C
15 3 (0.25%) MATLAB
15 3 (0.25%) PHP
15 3 (0.25%) VBScript
16 2 (0.17%) Bash Shell
17 1 (0.084%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 37 (3.11%) ISEB
2 32 (2.69%) Degree
3 18 (1.51%) Security Cleared
4 17 (1.43%) CISSP
5 16 (1.34%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (1.01%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 12 (1.01%) MCSE
7 11 (0.92%) CISM
7 11 (0.92%) MCP
8 10 (0.84%) DV Cleared
8 10 (0.84%) ISTQB
9 9 (0.76%) MCDST
9 9 (0.76%) SC Cleared
10 8 (0.67%) Cisco Certification
11 7 (0.59%) ACCA
11 7 (0.59%) CIMA
11 7 (0.59%) CISA
11 7 (0.59%) CRISC
11 7 (0.59%) PMI Certification
12 6 (0.50%) CGEIT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (4.45%) QA
2 44 (3.69%) Data Quality
3 40 (3.36%) Solvency II
4 27 (2.27%) MiFID
5 18 (1.51%) SLA
6 11 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 10 (0.84%) EMIR
8 9 (0.76%) Dodd-Frank
8 9 (0.76%) FATCA
9 6 (0.50%) Disclosure Scotland
10 5 (0.42%) Basel III
10 5 (0.42%) COBIT
10 5 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 5 (0.42%) SEPA
11 4 (0.34%) COREP
11 4 (0.34%) GAAP
11 4 (0.34%) PCI DSS
12 2 (0.17%) GPG13
12 2 (0.17%) HMG Security Policy Framework
13 1 (0.084%) P3O
System Software
1 59 (4.95%) Active Directory
2 26 (2.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (0.92%) XenApp
4 6 (0.50%) Terminal Services
4 6 (0.50%) vSphere
5 4 (0.34%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.25%) Firmware
6 3 (0.25%) VMware ESX
6 3 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.17%) DFS Replication
7 2 (0.17%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (0.17%) Xen
7 2 (0.17%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.084%) ACF2
8 1 (0.084%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.084%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.084%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.084%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.084%) NFS
8 1 (0.084%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 25 (2.10%) HP Quality Center
2 16 (1.34%) SCCM
3 14 (1.18%) Control-M
4 8 (0.67%) Backup Exec
5 7 (0.59%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 7 (0.59%) Tivoli
6 6 (0.50%) NetBackup
7 5 (0.42%) SCOM
8 4 (0.34%) Oracle Identity Management
8 4 (0.34%) RSA Archer
9 2 (0.17%) Cisco Prime
9 2 (0.17%) EnCase
9 2 (0.17%) HP SIM
9 2 (0.17%) ITRS Geneos
9 2 (0.17%) logstash
9 2 (0.17%) Oracle EDQ
9 2 (0.17%) SCOrch
9 2 (0.17%) SCSM
9 2 (0.17%) Windows Intune
9 2 (0.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 125 (10.50%) Microsoft
2 66 (5.54%) Oracle
3 41 (3.44%) Citrix
4 33 (2.77%) Salesforce.com
5 31 (2.60%) Bloomberg
6 30 (2.52%) SAP
6 30 (2.52%) VMware
7 25 (2.10%) HP
8 22 (1.85%) IBM
8 22 (1.85%) Murex
9 19 (1.60%) Fidessa
10 17 (1.43%) Sybase
11 16 (1.34%) Remedy
12 14 (1.18%) Cisco
12 14 (1.18%) Reuters
13 13 (1.09%) Google
14 11 (0.92%) Charles River
15 10 (0.84%) Tableau
16 9 (0.76%) hybris
16 9 (0.76%) WorldPay
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £395 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £425 - £525 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
City of London
iKas International
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £360 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £445 - £490 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Red10
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Red10
Rate: £500 - £525 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Pioneer Search
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
onezeero.
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £350 - £400 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £275 - £375 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £240 - £250 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Red10
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Premier IT
Rate: £100 - £130 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £240 - £280 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
AAP3
Rate: £120 - £150 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Rate: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
The Change Partners Recruitment
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Churchill Frank International
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Rate: £140 - £175 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City. London
Computer Recruitment Services
Rate: 375-425 GBP/day negotiable
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Tech
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £10.00 - £15.00 per hour
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Tech
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
iKas International
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £500 - £550 per day + 12 month term
Posted: 16 days ago
City, London
IT Lab
Rate: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum Excellent Benefits + More
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Huxley
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago