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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 6 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 563 1099 1283
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 16.95% 18.88% 21.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.72% 19.92% 22.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 452 823 955
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 22 25
Median hourly rate £13.75 £19.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.48% +2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.25 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.30 £24.65 £40.53
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.55 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.92% -6.66%
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
3178 5518 5658
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.67% 94.79% 94.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 2581 4245 4207
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.83% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 99 73
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.65 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £37.05 £31.99
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

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 25 June 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 25 June 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.

1 471 (39.25%) Finance
2 261 (21.75%) Banking
3 246 (20.50%) SQL
4 190 (15.83%) Business Analysis
5 184 (15.33%) Agile Software Development
6 140 (11.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 133 (11.08%) Microsoft
8 125 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
9 108 (9.00%) Investment Banking
10 102 (8.50%) Windows
11 97 (8.08%) MS Excel
12 93 (7.75%) User Acceptance Testing
13 90 (7.50%) Migration
14 80 (6.67%) SQL Server
15 77 (6.42%) Asset Management
16 76 (6.33%) Data Analysis
16 76 (6.33%) Front Office
17 73 (6.08%) Oracle
17 73 (6.08%) MS Office
18 71 (5.92%) Business Intelligence
19 68 (5.67%) Data Warehouse
19 68 (5.67%) ITIL
19 68 (5.67%) Project Management
19 68 (5.67%) User Stories
20 65 (5.42%) Active Directory
21 60 (5.00%) Legal
21 60 (5.00%) Derivative
22 58 (4.83%) CRM
23 56 (4.67%) Analytics
24 55 (4.58%) Unix

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 29 (2.42%) SharePoint
2 16 (1.33%) MS Exchange
3 14 (1.17%) IIS
4 11 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (0.92%) SAS
5 9 (0.75%) Confluence
6 8 (0.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 7 (0.58%) Apache
8 6 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2007
8 6 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
9 5 (0.42%) WebSphere
10 4 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2013
10 4 (0.33%) MQSeries
10 4 (0.33%) WebLogic
11 3 (0.25%) CMS
11 3 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2003
11 3 (0.25%) Totara
12 2 (0.17%) Apache Pig
12 2 (0.17%) IBM Domino
12 2 (0.17%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 97 (8.08%) MS Excel
2 73 (6.08%) MS Office
3 43 (3.58%) MS PowerPoint
4 33 (2.75%) MS Visio
5 15 (1.25%) Spreadsheet
6 13 (1.08%) MS Project
7 2 (0.17%) SPSS
8 1 (0.083%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.083%) Adobe After Effects
8 1 (0.083%) Adobe Premiere
8 1 (0.083%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 26 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.83%) Oracle EBS R12
3 9 (0.75%) Oracle EBS
4 8 (0.67%) Dynamics NAV
4 8 (0.67%) Maximo
5 7 (0.58%) Markit EDM
6 5 (0.42%) Oracle Financials
6 5 (0.42%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 4 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
7 4 (0.33%) thinkFolio
8 3 (0.25%) Hi Portfolio
8 3 (0.25%) Oracle BPM
8 3 (0.25%) RiskWrite
8 3 (0.25%) SimCorp Dimension
8 3 (0.25%) Summit
8 3 (0.25%) Temenos T24
9 2 (0.17%) MetaTrader
9 2 (0.17%) Oracle Payables
9 2 (0.17%) Oracle Receivables
9 2 (0.17%) Relativity
Cloud Services
1 11 (0.92%) Google Analytics
1 11 (0.92%) Office 365
2 5 (0.42%) SaaS
3 4 (0.33%) SuccessFactors
4 3 (0.25%) AdWords
4 3 (0.25%) Taleo
5 2 (0.17%) IBM Blueworks
5 2 (0.17%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.083%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.083%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.083%) Force.com
6 1 (0.083%) GitHub
6 1 (0.083%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.083%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 10 (0.83%) Firewall
1 10 (0.83%) LAN
1 10 (0.83%) SAN
2 9 (0.75%) DNS
2 9 (0.75%) Network Security
2 9 (0.75%) WAN
3 8 (0.67%) Internet
3 8 (0.67%) TCP/IP
4 7 (0.58%) VPN
5 6 (0.50%) DHCP
6 5 (0.42%) PuTTY
6 5 (0.42%) VoIP
7 4 (0.33%) Intranet
7 4 (0.33%) Wireless
8 3 (0.25%) HTTP
8 3 (0.25%) IP Telephony
8 3 (0.25%) Skype
9 2 (0.17%) Broadband
9 2 (0.17%) FTP
9 2 (0.17%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 68 (5.67%) Data Warehouse
3 29 (2.42%) Relational Database
4 28 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 26 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 19 (1.58%) BusinessObjects
7 18 (1.50%) Oracle Database
8 16 (1.33%) MS Access
8 16 (1.33%) QlikView
9 14 (1.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 13 (1.08%) RDBMS
11 12 (1.00%) Data Mining
11 12 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
12 10 (0.83%) Big Data
13 9 (0.75%) Data Mart
14 8 (0.67%) MySQL
15 7 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
16 6 (0.50%) DB2
16 6 (0.50%) MongoDB
17 5 (0.42%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 31 (2.58%) JIRA
2 17 (1.42%) SpecFlow
3 16 (1.33%) Cucumber
3 16 (1.33%) Selenium
4 15 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (0.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 7 (0.58%) Oracle Forms
7 6 (0.50%) JMeter
7 6 (0.50%) LoadRunner
7 6 (0.50%) WebDriver
8 5 (0.42%) Eclipse
8 5 (0.42%) Protractor
8 5 (0.42%) Visual Studio
9 4 (0.33%) ClearCase
9 4 (0.33%) ERwin
9 4 (0.33%) HP UFT
9 4 (0.33%) SoapUI
10 3 (0.25%) MSTest
10 3 (0.25%) Subversion
11 2 (0.17%) TestDirector
General
1 471 (39.25%) Finance
2 261 (21.75%) Banking
3 108 (9.00%) Investment Banking
4 76 (6.33%) Front Office
5 60 (5.00%) Legal
6 50 (4.17%) Retail
7 33 (2.75%) Marketing
8 28 (2.33%) Back Office
9 26 (2.17%) Advertising
10 24 (2.00%) Financial Institution
11 23 (1.92%) Law
12 17 (1.42%) Billing
13 16 (1.33%) Publishing
14 11 (0.92%) Telecoms
15 9 (0.75%) Retail Banking
16 6 (0.50%) General Ledger
17 4 (0.33%) Games
17 4 (0.33%) Private Banking
18 3 (0.25%) French Language
19 2 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (3.58%) .NET
2 29 (2.42%) XML
3 22 (1.83%) FIX Protocol
4 14 (1.17%) Gherkin
5 12 (1.00%) AngularJS
6 11 (0.92%) HTML
6 11 (0.92%) Web Services
7 10 (0.83%) ASP.NET
8 7 (0.58%) FpML
9 6 (0.50%) .NET Framework
9 6 (0.50%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (0.50%) FIXML
9 6 (0.50%) Spring
10 5 (0.42%) Murex MxML
10 5 (0.42%) SOAP
11 4 (0.33%) CSS
11 4 (0.33%) EDI
11 4 (0.33%) RESTful
11 4 (0.33%) Velocity
11 4 (0.33%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 125 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
2 60 (5.00%) Derivative
3 54 (4.50%) Equities
4 51 (4.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 50 (4.17%) Fixed Income
6 42 (3.50%) Management Information System
7 21 (1.75%) Reinsurance
8 18 (1.50%) Credit Risk
9 17 (1.42%) User Experience
9 17 (1.42%) Visualisation
10 15 (1.25%) Blackberry
10 15 (1.25%) Data Structures
10 15 (1.25%) Market Risk
10 15 (1.25%) NHS
11 10 (0.83%) Computer Science
11 10 (0.83%) Reference Data
12 9 (0.75%) Mainframe
12 9 (0.75%) Virtual Team
13 8 (0.67%) Data Integration
13 8 (0.67%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 102 (8.50%) Windows
2 55 (4.58%) Unix
3 38 (3.17%) Windows 7
4 32 (2.67%) Windows Server
5 19 (1.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (1.50%) Linux
7 15 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (0.92%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (0.58%) Windows XP
10 6 (0.50%) Apple iOS
10 6 (0.50%) Solaris
10 6 (0.50%) Windows 10
10 6 (0.50%) Windows 8
11 5 (0.42%) Android
12 4 (0.33%) Mac OS
13 3 (0.25%) Windows 2000 Server
14 2 (0.17%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.17%) VMS
14 2 (0.17%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.083%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 190 (15.83%) Business Analysis
2 184 (15.33%) Agile Software Development
3 140 (11.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 93 (7.75%) User Acceptance Testing
5 90 (7.50%) Migration
6 77 (6.42%) Asset Management
7 76 (6.33%) Data Analysis
8 71 (5.92%) Business Intelligence
9 68 (5.67%) ITIL
9 68 (5.67%) Project Management
9 68 (5.67%) User Stories
10 58 (4.83%) CRM
11 56 (4.67%) Analytics
12 54 (4.50%) Data Modelling
13 51 (4.25%) SDLC
14 50 (4.17%) Test Scripting
15 45 (3.75%) Change Management
16 43 (3.58%) Data Management
17 42 (3.50%) Validation
18 41 (3.42%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 246 (20.50%) SQL
2 51 (4.25%) C#
3 42 (3.50%) Java
4 32 (2.67%) VBA
5 28 (2.33%) PowerShell
6 22 (1.83%) T-SQL
7 20 (1.67%) Python
8 19 (1.58%) C++
8 19 (1.58%) JavaScript
9 16 (1.33%) VB
10 14 (1.17%) PL/SQL
11 12 (1.00%) Shell Script
12 9 (0.75%) R
13 8 (0.67%) Perl
14 5 (0.42%) PHP
15 4 (0.33%) C
16 2 (0.17%) Bash Shell
16 2 (0.17%) MATLAB
16 2 (0.17%) VB.NET
16 2 (0.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 35 (2.92%) Degree
2 33 (2.75%) ISEB
3 30 (2.50%) CISSP
4 20 (1.67%) Security Cleared
5 18 (1.50%) CISM
6 10 (0.83%) CRISC
6 10 (0.83%) DV Cleared
6 10 (0.83%) ISTQB
6 10 (0.83%) SC Cleared
7 9 (0.75%) CGEIT
7 9 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (0.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 9 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (0.67%) CISA
8 8 (0.67%) MCP
9 7 (0.58%) ACCA
9 7 (0.58%) CCNA
9 7 (0.58%) CIMA
9 7 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (0.58%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (4.33%) QA
2 39 (3.25%) Data Quality
3 34 (2.83%) Solvency II
4 27 (2.25%) MiFID
5 19 (1.58%) SLA
6 12 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 10 (0.83%) EMIR
8 9 (0.75%) Dodd-Frank
8 9 (0.75%) FATCA
9 8 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 7 (0.58%) COBIT
11 4 (0.33%) COREP
11 4 (0.33%) Disclosure Scotland
11 4 (0.33%) GAAP
11 4 (0.33%) SEPA
12 3 (0.25%) Basel III
12 3 (0.25%) GPG13
12 3 (0.25%) PCI DSS
13 2 (0.17%) Basel II
14 1 (0.083%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 65 (5.42%) Active Directory
2 26 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.58%) Terminal Services
3 7 (0.58%) XenApp
4 6 (0.50%) vSphere
5 5 (0.42%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.33%) Firmware
6 4 (0.33%) VMware ESX
6 4 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.17%) DFS Replication
7 2 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.17%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (0.17%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.083%) ACF2
8 1 (0.083%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.083%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.083%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.083%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.083%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.083%) Xen
Systems Management
1 22 (1.83%) HP Quality Center
2 18 (1.50%) Control-M
3 9 (0.75%) SCCM
4 7 (0.58%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 6 (0.50%) Backup Exec
5 6 (0.50%) RSA Archer
6 5 (0.42%) SCOM
6 5 (0.42%) Tivoli
7 4 (0.33%) BladeLogic
7 4 (0.33%) NetBackup
7 4 (0.33%) Oracle Identity Management
8 2 (0.17%) EnCase
8 2 (0.17%) HP SIM
8 2 (0.17%) ITRS Geneos
8 2 (0.17%) Microsoft Intune
8 2 (0.17%) SCOrch
8 2 (0.17%) SCSM
9 1 (0.083%) Kibana
9 1 (0.083%) Oracle EDQ
9 1 (0.083%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 133 (11.08%) Microsoft
2 73 (6.08%) Oracle
3 35 (2.92%) Citrix
4 33 (2.75%) Salesforce.com
5 31 (2.58%) VMware
6 29 (2.42%) SAP
7 26 (2.17%) HP
8 25 (2.08%) Bloomberg
9 20 (1.67%) IBM
9 20 (1.67%) Remedy
10 18 (1.50%) Murex
11 16 (1.33%) Sybase
12 15 (1.25%) Google
13 14 (1.17%) Cyber-Ark
13 14 (1.17%) Fidessa
14 13 (1.08%) Tableau
15 12 (1.00%) Cisco
16 10 (0.83%) CA
16 10 (0.83%) hybris
16 10 (0.83%) Intel Security
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