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 28 February 2017 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Analyst
London / City of London
Rank 5 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 483 603 1077
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 16.34% 19.11% 21.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.24% 20.01% 22.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 360 464 811
Median daily rate £438 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 21 17
Median hourly rate £20.25 £14.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.64% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £11.00 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.08 £47.50 £23.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%

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
2802 3014 4841
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 94.79% 95.53% 95.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2211 2375 3704
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 44 69
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.75 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.77% +6.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.15 £11.90 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.38 £53.00 £27.37
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

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 28 February 2017.

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 28 February 2017, 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.

1 375 (35.11%) Finance
2 245 (22.94%) SQL
3 218 (20.41%) Business Analysis
4 199 (18.63%) Banking
5 186 (17.42%) Agile Software Development
6 133 (12.45%) Stakeholder Management
7 126 (11.80%) Analytical Skills
8 123 (11.52%) Microsoft
9 104 (9.74%) Windows
10 96 (8.99%) Front Office
11 89 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
12 87 (8.15%) Data Modelling
13 81 (7.58%) MS Excel
14 78 (7.30%) Asset Management
15 77 (7.21%) Oracle
15 77 (7.21%) SQL Server
16 75 (7.02%) Data Warehouse
17 73 (6.84%) MiFID
18 72 (6.74%) User Acceptance Testing
19 69 (6.46%) Degree
19 69 (6.46%) Data Analysis
20 68 (6.37%) Project Management
21 67 (6.27%) Investment Banking
22 66 (6.18%) Fixed Income
22 66 (6.18%) ITIL
23 65 (6.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
24 64 (5.99%) Migration
25 63 (5.90%) MS Office
25 63 (5.90%) Analytics
26 60 (5.62%) Use Case

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 30 (2.81%) SharePoint
2 21 (1.97%) IIS
2 21 (1.97%) WebSphere
3 20 (1.87%) SAS
4 13 (1.22%) MS Exchange
5 11 (1.03%) Confluence
5 11 (1.03%) Tomcat
6 7 (0.66%) Apache Spark
7 6 (0.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 5 (0.47%) Apache Pig
8 5 (0.47%) CMS
8 5 (0.47%) IBM Notes
9 4 (0.37%) Apache
9 4 (0.37%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (0.37%) Skype for Business
10 3 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (0.28%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 81 (7.58%) MS Excel
2 63 (5.90%) MS Office
3 30 (2.81%) MS Visio
4 20 (1.87%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (0.84%) MS Project
5 9 (0.84%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.37%) SPSS
7 1 (0.094%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 21 (1.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.75%) FLEXCUBE
2 8 (0.75%) Loan IQ
3 7 (0.66%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (0.56%) Markit EDM
4 6 (0.56%) Minerva
4 6 (0.56%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 6 (0.56%) Oracle iProcurement
4 6 (0.56%) SimCorp Dimension
4 6 (0.56%) Summit
4 6 (0.56%) Workday HCM
5 5 (0.47%) Dynamics GP
5 5 (0.47%) Oracle EBS R12
5 5 (0.47%) thinkFolio
6 4 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (0.37%) ION MarketView
6 4 (0.37%) Oracle Assets
6 4 (0.37%) Oracle Financials
6 4 (0.37%) Oracle General Ledger
6 4 (0.37%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 14 (1.31%) Office 365
2 8 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (0.56%) Google Analytics
4 5 (0.47%) SuccessFactors
5 4 (0.37%) GitHub
5 4 (0.37%) IBM Blueworks
6 3 (0.28%) Adobe Analytics
6 3 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.19%) IaaS
7 2 (0.19%) SaaS
8 1 (0.094%) AdSense
8 1 (0.094%) AdWords
8 1 (0.094%) Amazon AWS
8 1 (0.094%) G Suite
8 1 (0.094%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.094%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 34 (3.18%) Firewall
2 24 (2.25%) LAN
3 23 (2.15%) TCP/IP
4 20 (1.87%) WAN
5 17 (1.59%) Network Security
6 15 (1.40%) VPN
6 15 (1.40%) Wireless
7 13 (1.22%) Internet
8 10 (0.94%) DHCP
9 8 (0.75%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (0.75%) Intranet
9 8 (0.75%) Intrusion Detection
9 8 (0.75%) VoIP
10 7 (0.66%) BGP
10 7 (0.66%) SAN
11 6 (0.56%) DNS
11 6 (0.56%) OSPF
11 6 (0.56%) SSL
11 6 (0.56%) WLAN
12 5 (0.47%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (7.21%) SQL Server
2 75 (7.02%) Data Warehouse
3 32 (3.00%) Relational Database
4 28 (2.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 27 (2.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 20 (1.87%) Big Data
7 19 (1.78%) NoSQL
8 17 (1.59%) DB2
8 17 (1.59%) Oracle Database
9 16 (1.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 15 (1.40%) BusinessObjects
11 14 (1.31%) Hadoop
12 13 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
13 9 (0.84%) Power BI
13 9 (0.84%) QlikView
13 9 (0.84%) SQL Server 2008
14 8 (0.75%) Apache Hive
15 7 (0.66%) RDBMS
16 6 (0.56%) Data Mining
16 6 (0.56%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 35 (3.28%) JIRA
2 20 (1.87%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (0.94%) SpecFlow
4 9 (0.84%) Selenium
5 7 (0.66%) Eclipse
5 7 (0.66%) Git (software)
5 7 (0.66%) HP UFT
5 7 (0.66%) Jenkins
6 5 (0.47%) Cucumber
6 5 (0.47%) TeamCity
6 5 (0.47%) Visual Studio
7 4 (0.37%) ERwin
7 4 (0.37%) WebDriver
8 3 (0.28%) Subversion
8 3 (0.28%) Visual Studio Team System
9 2 (0.19%) Ant
9 2 (0.19%) Appium
9 2 (0.19%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (0.19%) TestDirector
9 2 (0.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 375 (35.11%) Finance
2 199 (18.63%) Banking
3 96 (8.99%) Front Office
4 67 (6.27%) Investment Banking
5 47 (4.40%) Retail
6 40 (3.75%) Legal
7 25 (2.34%) Advertising
7 25 (2.34%) Back Office
8 24 (2.25%) Financial Institution
9 22 (2.06%) Law
10 19 (1.78%) Marketing
11 12 (1.12%) Games
11 12 (1.12%) Telecoms
12 10 (0.94%) French Language
13 8 (0.75%) International Banking
13 8 (0.75%) Retail Banking
13 8 (0.75%) Wholesale Banking
14 4 (0.37%) Billing
14 4 (0.37%) Publishing
14 4 (0.37%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (2.62%) .NET
2 21 (1.97%) XML
3 13 (1.22%) Middleware
4 12 (1.12%) FIX Protocol
5 10 (0.94%) FpML
6 9 (0.84%) Web Services
7 6 (0.56%) HTML
7 6 (0.56%) JSON
8 5 (0.47%) .NET Framework
8 5 (0.47%) Ajax
8 5 (0.47%) ASP.NET
8 5 (0.47%) Caliburn.Micro
8 5 (0.47%) Entity Framework
8 5 (0.47%) Gherkin
8 5 (0.47%) jQuery
8 5 (0.47%) LINQ
8 5 (0.47%) SOAP
8 5 (0.47%) Task Parallel Library
8 5 (0.47%) WCF
8 5 (0.47%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 126 (11.80%) Analytical Skills
2 66 (6.18%) Fixed Income
3 65 (6.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 57 (5.34%) Derivative
5 49 (4.59%) Management Information System
6 44 (4.12%) Equities
7 25 (2.34%) Data Structures
8 22 (2.06%) Credit Risk
8 22 (2.06%) User Experience
9 20 (1.87%) Reference Data
10 19 (1.78%) SWIFT
11 17 (1.59%) Reinsurance
12 15 (1.40%) Security Operations Centre
13 14 (1.31%) Market Risk
14 13 (1.22%) Data Centre
15 12 (1.12%) Blackberry
16 11 (1.03%) Computer Science
16 11 (1.03%) Fintech
16 11 (1.03%) NHS
17 10 (0.94%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 104 (9.74%) Windows
2 39 (3.65%) Linux
3 36 (3.37%) Windows 7
4 34 (3.18%) Unix
5 24 (2.25%) Windows Server
6 5 (0.47%) Windows 10
6 5 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (0.37%) Android
7 4 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (0.28%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.28%) Windows 8
8 3 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.19%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.19%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.094%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.094%) MVS
10 1 (0.094%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 218 (20.41%) Business Analysis
2 186 (17.42%) Agile Software Development
3 133 (12.45%) Stakeholder Management
4 89 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 87 (8.15%) Data Modelling
6 78 (7.30%) Asset Management
7 72 (6.74%) User Acceptance Testing
8 69 (6.46%) Data Analysis
9 68 (6.37%) Project Management
10 66 (6.18%) ITIL
11 64 (5.99%) Migration
12 63 (5.90%) Analytics
13 60 (5.62%) Use Case
14 58 (5.43%) SDLC
15 56 (5.24%) Change Management
16 54 (5.06%) Data Management
17 52 (4.87%) Test Scripting
18 49 (4.59%) Information Security
18 49 (4.59%) Scrum
19 48 (4.49%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 245 (22.94%) SQL
2 33 (3.09%) Python
3 32 (3.00%) C#
4 31 (2.90%) R
5 30 (2.81%) T-SQL
6 25 (2.34%) Java
7 21 (1.97%) VBA
8 20 (1.87%) C++
9 14 (1.31%) PowerShell
10 9 (0.84%) JavaScript
11 8 (0.75%) Shell Script
12 7 (0.66%) C
13 5 (0.47%) VB
14 4 (0.37%) MATLAB
14 4 (0.37%) Perl
14 4 (0.37%) Scala
15 3 (0.28%) PHP
15 3 (0.28%) VBScript
16 2 (0.19%) PL/SQL
16 2 (0.19%) RPG
Qualifications
1 69 (6.46%) Degree
2 39 (3.65%) Security Cleared
3 28 (2.62%) ISEB
4 22 (2.06%) CISSP
5 20 (1.87%) SC Cleared
6 15 (1.40%) DV Cleared
7 14 (1.31%) Cisco Certification
8 13 (1.22%) CISM
9 10 (0.94%) CBAP
10 8 (0.75%) CCNP
10 8 (0.75%) MOS
11 7 (0.66%) Chartered Engineer
11 7 (0.66%) CITP
11 7 (0.66%) GCIA
11 7 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (0.56%) CCNA
12 6 (0.56%) GCIH
12 6 (0.56%) GIAC
12 6 (0.56%) PhD
12 6 (0.56%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (6.84%) MiFID
2 52 (4.87%) QA
3 45 (4.21%) Data Quality
4 18 (1.69%) SEPA
5 14 (1.31%) PMO
6 13 (1.22%) Solvency II
7 11 (1.03%) Dodd-Frank
8 8 (0.75%) GDPR
8 8 (0.75%) SLA
9 7 (0.66%) EMIR
10 5 (0.47%) ISO 9001
10 5 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 4 (0.37%) Basel III
11 4 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 3 (0.28%) Disclosure Scotland
12 3 (0.28%) IFRS
12 3 (0.28%) IFRS 9
13 2 (0.19%) Cyber Essentials
13 2 (0.19%) ISAE 3402
13 2 (0.19%) TARGET2
System Software
1 42 (3.93%) Active Directory
2 13 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.28%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.19%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.094%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.094%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 1 (0.094%) vSphere
5 1 (0.094%) XenApp
5 1 (0.094%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 19 (1.78%) SCCM
2 9 (0.84%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (0.66%) Tivoli
4 6 (0.56%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 5 (0.47%) Control-M
6 4 (0.37%) Cisco CUCM
7 3 (0.28%) Hadoop YARN
7 3 (0.28%) ITRS Geneos
7 3 (0.28%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (0.28%) Puppet
7 3 (0.28%) QRadar
8 2 (0.19%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.19%) Nessus
8 2 (0.19%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.094%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 1 (0.094%) MIMEsweeper
9 1 (0.094%) Nagios
9 1 (0.094%) SCOM
9 1 (0.094%) SCOrch
9 1 (0.094%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 123 (11.52%) Microsoft
2 77 (7.21%) Oracle
3 38 (3.56%) Cisco
4 37 (3.46%) SAP
5 30 (2.81%) Citrix
6 20 (1.87%) Bloomberg
6 20 (1.87%) Sybase
6 20 (1.87%) Teradata
7 19 (1.78%) Murex
7 19 (1.78%) Tableau
8 18 (1.69%) VMware
9 16 (1.50%) HP
9 16 (1.50%) Salesforce.com
9 16 (1.50%) Splunk
10 15 (1.40%) Netezza
11 13 (1.22%) Charles River
12 11 (1.03%) Adobe
12 11 (1.03%) IBM
12 11 (1.03%) Workday
13 10 (0.94%) Palo Alto
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £500.00 - £650.00 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £500 - £650
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £600 - £750 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £500 - £550 per day + 6 month term initailly
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Red10
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Red10
Rate: £475 - £525 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £150 - £180 per day + None
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Red10
Rate: £300 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Ebury
Rate: £170.00 - £223.00 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Red10
Rate: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Nicoll Curtin
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £350 - £425 per day + None
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £1 per day + Market Rate
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £550.00 - £650.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
JM
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Marie Stopes International
Rate: £26 - £40 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £550 - £625 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Rate: Unspecified Market Rate
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
JM
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Complete Tech Limited
Rate: From £200 to £260 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £135.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £600-£675 per day
Posted: 6 days ago