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 1 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 4 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 649 1179 1359
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 18.59% 21.04% 21.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.59% 22.00% 22.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 517 907 995
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £262 £250
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 17 17 36
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 £12.00 £10.80 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.70 £52.10 £32.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
- -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
3313 5358 5910
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 94.90% 95.63% 94.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2682 4077 4318
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £276 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 82 85
Median hourly rate £20.00 £18.70 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.95% -6.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.57 £28.95 £33.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

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 1 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 1 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 1 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.

1 487 (38.44%) Finance
2 299 (23.60%) Banking
3 245 (19.34%) SQL
4 201 (15.86%) Business Analysis
5 179 (14.13%) Agile Software Development
6 146 (11.52%) Stakeholder Management
7 136 (10.73%) Investment Banking
8 133 (10.50%) Microsoft
9 126 (9.94%) Analytical Skills
10 116 (9.16%) Windows
11 111 (8.76%) MS Excel
11 111 (8.76%) Front Office
12 105 (8.29%) User Acceptance Testing
13 95 (7.50%) Project Management
14 91 (7.18%) Migration
14 91 (7.18%) SQL Server
15 85 (6.71%) MS Office
16 81 (6.39%) Asset Management
17 80 (6.31%) ITIL
18 77 (6.08%) Data Analysis
19 73 (5.76%) Data Modelling
20 71 (5.60%) Data Warehouse
20 71 (5.60%) Oracle
20 71 (5.60%) Legal
21 68 (5.37%) Business Intelligence
22 67 (5.29%) Derivative
23 65 (5.13%) CRM
24 63 (4.97%) Test Scripting
25 62 (4.89%) Active Directory
26 60 (4.74%) 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 25 (1.97%) SharePoint
2 12 (0.95%) IIS
3 11 (0.87%) Confluence
3 11 (0.87%) MS Exchange
4 9 (0.71%) SAS
5 7 (0.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 7 (0.55%) CMS
6 6 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (0.39%) WebSphere
8 4 (0.32%) MQSeries
9 3 (0.24%) Apache
9 3 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (0.16%) Apache Pig
10 2 (0.16%) Documentum
10 2 (0.16%) Skype for Business
10 2 (0.16%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.079%) IBM HTTP Server
11 1 (0.079%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 111 (8.76%) MS Excel
2 85 (6.71%) MS Office
3 46 (3.63%) MS PowerPoint
3 46 (3.63%) MS Visio
4 19 (1.50%) MS Project
5 9 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (0.39%) SPSS
7 1 (0.079%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.079%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.079%) Adobe Premiere
7 1 (0.079%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.079%) Stata
Business Applications
1 28 (2.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.71%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (0.63%) Oracle EBS R12
4 6 (0.47%) Maximo
4 6 (0.47%) Summit
5 5 (0.39%) Markit EDM
6 4 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (0.32%) LatentZero
6 4 (0.32%) Oracle Financials
6 4 (0.32%) Sentinel
7 3 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
7 3 (0.24%) Hi Portfolio
7 3 (0.24%) RiskWrite
7 3 (0.24%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 3 (0.24%) SAP HCM
7 3 (0.24%) SimCorp Dimension
7 3 (0.24%) thinkFolio
8 2 (0.16%) ION MarketView
8 2 (0.16%) MetaTrader
8 2 (0.16%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
Cloud Services
1 8 (0.63%) Office 365
2 5 (0.39%) SaaS
3 4 (0.32%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.16%) AdWords
4 2 (0.16%) IaaS
4 2 (0.16%) PaaS
4 2 (0.16%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.079%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (0.079%) Force.com
5 1 (0.079%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.079%) Google Tag Manager
5 1 (0.079%) IBM Blueworks
5 1 (0.079%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 15 (1.18%) LAN
1 15 (1.18%) WAN
2 13 (1.03%) DNS
2 13 (1.03%) SAN
3 11 (0.87%) Firewall
4 10 (0.79%) Internet
5 9 (0.71%) DHCP
6 8 (0.63%) Wireless
7 7 (0.55%) VPN
8 6 (0.47%) Intranet
8 6 (0.47%) TCP/IP
9 5 (0.39%) PuTTY
10 4 (0.32%) Network Security
11 3 (0.24%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (0.24%) IP Telephony
11 3 (0.24%) Kerberos
11 3 (0.24%) NAS
11 3 (0.24%) Skype
12 2 (0.16%) NetScaler
12 2 (0.16%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (7.18%) SQL Server
2 71 (5.60%) Data Warehouse
3 31 (2.45%) Relational Database
4 26 (2.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 24 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 21 (1.66%) MS Access
7 14 (1.10%) BusinessObjects
8 13 (1.03%) Data Mining
8 13 (1.03%) RDBMS
8 13 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 11 (0.87%) Big Data
9 11 (0.87%) Oracle Database
10 10 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
11 9 (0.71%) Hadoop
11 9 (0.71%) QlikView
11 9 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
12 7 (0.55%) Data Mart
13 6 (0.47%) MongoDB
14 4 (0.32%) NoSQL
14 4 (0.32%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 37 (2.92%) JIRA
2 22 (1.74%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (1.50%) Cucumber
3 19 (1.50%) SpecFlow
4 15 (1.18%) Selenium
5 9 (0.71%) Oracle Forms
5 9 (0.71%) Visual Studio
6 7 (0.55%) Subversion
7 6 (0.47%) LoadRunner
7 6 (0.47%) WebDriver
8 5 (0.39%) ERwin
8 5 (0.39%) HP UFT
8 5 (0.39%) JMeter
8 5 (0.39%) Protractor
9 4 (0.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (0.32%) SoapUI
10 3 (0.24%) Eclipse
10 3 (0.24%) Git (software)
10 3 (0.24%) MSTest
11 2 (0.16%) TestComplete
General
1 487 (38.44%) Finance
2 299 (23.60%) Banking
3 136 (10.73%) Investment Banking
4 111 (8.76%) Front Office
5 71 (5.60%) Legal
6 50 (3.95%) Retail
7 31 (2.45%) Advertising
7 31 (2.45%) Back Office
8 30 (2.37%) Financial Institution
9 28 (2.21%) Marketing
10 21 (1.66%) Law
11 16 (1.26%) Retail Banking
12 12 (0.95%) Telecoms
13 10 (0.79%) Billing
14 8 (0.63%) Publishing
15 7 (0.55%) Private Banking
16 6 (0.47%) General Ledger
17 4 (0.32%) French Language
18 3 (0.24%) Games
19 2 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (4.18%) .NET
2 31 (2.45%) XML
3 30 (2.37%) FIX Protocol
4 15 (1.18%) Gherkin
5 10 (0.79%) ASP.NET
5 10 (0.79%) Web Services
6 8 (0.63%) AngularJS
6 8 (0.63%) FIXML
6 8 (0.63%) FpML
7 7 (0.55%) HTML
8 6 (0.47%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (0.47%) SOAP
8 6 (0.47%) XML Schema
9 4 (0.32%) J2EE
9 4 (0.32%) Murex MxML
9 4 (0.32%) Spring Boot
10 3 (0.24%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (0.24%) COM
10 3 (0.24%) MDX
10 3 (0.24%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 126 (9.94%) Analytical Skills
2 67 (5.29%) Derivative
3 60 (4.74%) Equities
4 58 (4.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 56 (4.42%) Fixed Income
6 38 (3.00%) Management Information System
7 29 (2.29%) Reinsurance
8 24 (1.89%) Blackberry
9 19 (1.50%) User Experience
9 19 (1.50%) Visualisation
10 18 (1.42%) Credit Risk
10 18 (1.42%) Data Structures
10 18 (1.42%) NHS
11 17 (1.34%) Market Risk
12 13 (1.03%) Computer Science
13 11 (0.87%) SWIFT
14 10 (0.79%) Hedge funds
15 8 (0.63%) Data Centre
15 8 (0.63%) Mathematics
15 8 (0.63%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 116 (9.16%) Windows
2 60 (4.74%) Unix
3 43 (3.39%) Windows 7
4 26 (2.05%) Windows Server
5 24 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 22 (1.74%) Linux
7 18 (1.42%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (1.26%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (0.71%) Windows XP
10 8 (0.63%) Windows 2000 Server
11 6 (0.47%) Apple iOS
12 5 (0.39%) Solaris
13 4 (0.32%) Android
13 4 (0.32%) Windows 10
13 4 (0.32%) Windows 8
14 3 (0.24%) VMS
15 2 (0.16%) AIX
15 2 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 1 (0.079%) Mac OS
16 1 (0.079%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 201 (15.86%) Business Analysis
2 179 (14.13%) Agile Software Development
3 146 (11.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 105 (8.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 95 (7.50%) Project Management
6 91 (7.18%) Migration
7 81 (6.39%) Asset Management
8 80 (6.31%) ITIL
9 77 (6.08%) Data Analysis
10 73 (5.76%) Data Modelling
11 68 (5.37%) Business Intelligence
12 65 (5.13%) CRM
13 63 (4.97%) Test Scripting
14 55 (4.34%) Scrum
15 54 (4.26%) Change Management
16 52 (4.10%) User Stories
17 50 (3.95%) Validation
18 47 (3.71%) Analytics
19 46 (3.63%) Use Case
20 44 (3.47%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 245 (19.34%) SQL
2 58 (4.58%) C#
3 35 (2.76%) VBA
4 34 (2.68%) Java
5 33 (2.60%) PowerShell
6 20 (1.58%) Python
7 19 (1.50%) T-SQL
8 15 (1.18%) VB
9 13 (1.03%) C++
10 12 (0.95%) JavaScript
11 9 (0.71%) PL/SQL
12 8 (0.63%) R
12 8 (0.63%) Shell Script
13 7 (0.55%) Perl
14 5 (0.39%) C
15 4 (0.32%) Ruby
15 4 (0.32%) VBScript
16 3 (0.24%) MATLAB
16 3 (0.24%) VB6
17 2 (0.16%) PHP
Qualifications
1 42 (3.31%) ISEB
2 34 (2.68%) Degree
3 16 (1.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (1.26%) Security Cleared
4 15 (1.18%) CISSP
5 14 (1.10%) ISTQB
6 13 (1.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 13 (1.03%) MCSE
7 11 (0.87%) CISM
8 10 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (0.79%) MCP
9 9 (0.71%) MCDST
9 9 (0.71%) PMI Certification
10 8 (0.63%) DV Cleared
10 8 (0.63%) SC Cleared
11 7 (0.55%) ACCA
11 7 (0.55%) CIMA
11 7 (0.55%) CISA
12 6 (0.47%) CCNP
13 5 (0.39%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (4.42%) QA
2 47 (3.71%) Data Quality
3 38 (3.00%) Solvency II
4 34 (2.68%) MiFID
5 18 (1.42%) SLA
6 10 (0.79%) EMIR
6 10 (0.79%) SEPA
7 9 (0.71%) FATCA
7 9 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 8 (0.63%) Dodd-Frank
9 7 (0.55%) Basel III
10 5 (0.39%) COREP
11 4 (0.32%) Disclosure Scotland
11 4 (0.32%) GAAP
11 4 (0.32%) PCI DSS
12 3 (0.24%) COBIT
12 3 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 2 (0.16%) HMG Security Policy Framework
13 2 (0.16%) ISO20022
13 2 (0.16%) P3O
System Software
1 62 (4.89%) Active Directory
2 26 (2.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (0.95%) XenApp
4 6 (0.47%) vSphere
5 5 (0.39%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.24%) Firmware
6 3 (0.24%) Terminal Services
6 3 (0.24%) VMware ESX
6 3 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.16%) DFS Replication
7 2 (0.16%) NFS
7 2 (0.16%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (0.16%) Xen
7 2 (0.16%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.079%) ACF2
8 1 (0.079%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.079%) BitLocker
8 1 (0.079%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.079%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.079%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 31 (2.45%) HP Quality Center
2 19 (1.50%) SCCM
3 13 (1.03%) Control-M
4 8 (0.63%) Backup Exec
5 7 (0.55%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 7 (0.55%) Tivoli
6 6 (0.47%) NetBackup
6 6 (0.47%) SCOM
7 4 (0.32%) Oracle Identity Management
8 3 (0.24%) ITRS Geneos
8 3 (0.24%) Nagios
8 3 (0.24%) WSUS
9 2 (0.16%) EnCase
9 2 (0.16%) HP SIM
9 2 (0.16%) logstash
9 2 (0.16%) Oracle EDQ
9 2 (0.16%) RSA Archer
9 2 (0.16%) SCOrch
9 2 (0.16%) SCSM
9 2 (0.16%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 133 (10.50%) Microsoft
2 71 (5.60%) Oracle
3 42 (3.31%) Citrix
4 36 (2.84%) Bloomberg
5 35 (2.76%) SAP
6 31 (2.45%) Salesforce.com
7 30 (2.37%) VMware
8 29 (2.29%) HP
9 23 (1.82%) Fidessa
10 22 (1.74%) IBM
11 21 (1.66%) Murex
12 19 (1.50%) Cisco
13 18 (1.42%) Sybase
14 15 (1.18%) Reuters
15 14 (1.10%) Remedy
16 13 (1.03%) Charles River
17 11 (0.87%) Google
17 11 (0.87%) Tableau
18 9 (0.71%) ServiceNow
18 9 (0.71%) WorldPay
City, London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £200 - £275 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
First Point
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Red10
Rate: £450 - £500 per week
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Lawrence Harvey
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £275 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Tech
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Red10
Rate: £450 - £525 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Red10
Rate: £500 - £525 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £10.00 - £15.00 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £450 - £500 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
PAW Associates
Rate: From £150 to £250 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £430.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Spencer Rose
Rate: From £45,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
JM
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
aap3
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
iKas International
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £350 - £500 per day + 12 month term
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
iKonnect Global Solutions
Rate: £500 - £550 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Rate: £500.00 per day
Posted: 26 days ago