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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 6 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 570 1125 1178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 16.66% 18.98% 20.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.45% 20.00% 21.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 437 866 865
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £332
% change year-on-year
- +5.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 21 33
Median hourly rate £15.00 £20.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £25.00 £32.02
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- -3.33%
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
3267 5624 5404
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.50% 94.87% 94.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 2629 4362 3934
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 91 94
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.98 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.67% -5.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.80 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £25.34 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.08
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.49%

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 July 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 July 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.

1 501 (41.10%) Finance
2 261 (21.41%) Banking
3 252 (20.67%) SQL
4 203 (16.65%) Agile Software Development
5 202 (16.57%) Business Analysis
6 147 (12.06%) Microsoft
7 143 (11.73%) Stakeholder Management
8 139 (11.40%) Analytical Skills
9 100 (8.20%) Windows
10 99 (8.12%) Investment Banking
11 94 (7.71%) MS Excel
12 89 (7.30%) User Acceptance Testing
13 88 (7.22%) Migration
14 84 (6.89%) SQL Server
15 81 (6.64%) Data Analysis
16 80 (6.56%) Business Intelligence
17 77 (6.32%) MS Office
17 77 (6.32%) ITIL
18 76 (6.23%) Asset Management
18 76 (6.23%) User Stories
19 74 (6.07%) Oracle
20 70 (5.74%) Data Warehouse
21 69 (5.66%) Active Directory
22 65 (5.33%) Front Office
23 64 (5.25%) Project Management
24 59 (4.84%) Retail
25 58 (4.76%) Legal
26 57 (4.68%) Equities
26 57 (4.68%) Analytics
27 53 (4.35%) Fixed Income

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 28 (2.30%) SharePoint
2 19 (1.56%) SAS
3 17 (1.39%) MS Exchange
4 14 (1.15%) IIS
5 12 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2010
6 9 (0.74%) Confluence
7 8 (0.66%) WebSphere
8 7 (0.57%) Apache
8 7 (0.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 6 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2007
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 (0.16%) Apache Pig
12 2 (0.16%) Documentum
12 2 (0.16%) IBM Domino
12 2 (0.16%) Tomcat
Applications
1 94 (7.71%) MS Excel
2 77 (6.32%) MS Office
3 51 (4.18%) MS PowerPoint
4 40 (3.28%) MS Visio
5 18 (1.48%) Spreadsheet
6 14 (1.15%) MS Project
7 5 (0.41%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 23 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.98%) Markit EDM
3 10 (0.82%) Oracle EBS
3 10 (0.82%) Oracle EBS R12
4 8 (0.66%) Maximo
5 7 (0.57%) Dynamics NAV
6 5 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
6 5 (0.41%) Oracle Financials
6 5 (0.41%) Temenos T24
7 4 (0.33%) Oracle Payables
7 4 (0.33%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 4 (0.33%) thinkFolio
8 3 (0.25%) Endur
8 3 (0.25%) Hi Portfolio
8 3 (0.25%) Oracle BPM
8 3 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
8 3 (0.25%) SimCorp Dimension
8 3 (0.25%) Summit
9 2 (0.16%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
9 2 (0.16%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 12 (0.98%) Office 365
2 11 (0.90%) Google Analytics
3 6 (0.49%) SaaS
3 6 (0.49%) SuccessFactors
4 5 (0.41%) IBM Blueworks
5 3 (0.25%) AdWords
5 3 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.25%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.25%) Taleo
6 2 (0.16%) Socialbakers
7 1 (0.082%) Adobe Analytics
7 1 (0.082%) Force.com
7 1 (0.082%) GitHub
7 1 (0.082%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 13 (1.07%) TCP/IP
2 12 (0.98%) Firewall
3 11 (0.90%) LAN
4 10 (0.82%) DNS
4 10 (0.82%) Network Security
4 10 (0.82%) SAN
5 9 (0.74%) WAN
6 8 (0.66%) Internet
6 8 (0.66%) VPN
7 7 (0.57%) DHCP
8 6 (0.49%) Intranet
9 5 (0.41%) PuTTY
9 5 (0.41%) VoIP
10 4 (0.33%) Wireless
11 3 (0.25%) HTTP
11 3 (0.25%) IP Telephony
11 3 (0.25%) Skype
12 2 (0.16%) FTP
12 2 (0.16%) HTTPS
12 2 (0.16%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (6.89%) SQL Server
2 70 (5.74%) Data Warehouse
3 36 (2.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 32 (2.63%) Relational Database
5 30 (2.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 19 (1.56%) BusinessObjects
7 18 (1.48%) Oracle Database
7 18 (1.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 17 (1.39%) QlikView
9 15 (1.23%) RDBMS
10 14 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
11 12 (0.98%) MS Access
12 11 (0.90%) Data Mining
13 9 (0.74%) Big Data
14 8 (0.66%) Data Mart
14 8 (0.66%) DB2
14 8 (0.66%) MongoDB
14 8 (0.66%) MySQL
14 8 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
15 7 (0.57%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 32 (2.63%) JIRA
2 14 (1.15%) Cucumber
3 13 (1.07%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (0.98%) Selenium
4 12 (0.98%) SpecFlow
5 8 (0.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 7 (0.57%) JMeter
7 6 (0.49%) Eclipse
7 6 (0.49%) Oracle Forms
7 6 (0.49%) WebDriver
8 5 (0.41%) LoadRunner
8 5 (0.41%) Subversion
9 4 (0.33%) ClearCase
9 4 (0.33%) ERwin
9 4 (0.33%) Protractor
10 3 (0.25%) Jenkins
10 3 (0.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 3 (0.25%) Visual Studio
10 3 (0.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 2 (0.16%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 501 (41.10%) Finance
2 261 (21.41%) Banking
3 99 (8.12%) Investment Banking
4 65 (5.33%) Front Office
5 59 (4.84%) Retail
6 58 (4.76%) Legal
7 38 (3.12%) Marketing
8 28 (2.30%) Back Office
8 28 (2.30%) Financial Institution
9 26 (2.13%) Advertising
10 21 (1.72%) Law
11 17 (1.39%) Publishing
12 16 (1.31%) Billing
13 11 (0.90%) Retail Banking
14 10 (0.82%) Telecoms
15 5 (0.41%) General Ledger
16 4 (0.33%) Games
17 3 (0.25%) French Language
17 3 (0.25%) Private Banking
18 2 (0.16%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (3.45%) .NET
2 25 (2.05%) XML
3 17 (1.39%) FIX Protocol
4 14 (1.15%) Web Services
5 12 (0.98%) HTML
6 11 (0.90%) AngularJS
7 10 (0.82%) Gherkin
8 7 (0.57%) ASP.NET
9 6 (0.49%) Middleware
9 6 (0.49%) Spring
10 5 (0.41%) .NET Framework
10 5 (0.41%) Murex MxML
10 5 (0.41%) SOAP
11 4 (0.33%) CSS
11 4 (0.33%) Django
11 4 (0.33%) EDI
11 4 (0.33%) FpML
11 4 (0.33%) RESTful
11 4 (0.33%) Spring Boot
11 4 (0.33%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 139 (11.40%) Analytical Skills
2 57 (4.68%) Equities
3 53 (4.35%) Fixed Income
4 51 (4.18%) Derivative
5 46 (3.77%) Management Information System
6 43 (3.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 22 (1.80%) User Experience
8 21 (1.72%) Credit Risk
9 20 (1.64%) Reinsurance
10 15 (1.23%) Visualisation
11 13 (1.07%) Market Risk
12 12 (0.98%) Data Structures
12 12 (0.98%) Mainframe
12 12 (0.98%) NHS
13 10 (0.82%) Computer Science
14 9 (0.74%) Blackberry
14 9 (0.74%) Fintech
15 8 (0.66%) Data Extraction
15 8 (0.66%) Data Integration
15 8 (0.66%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 100 (8.20%) Windows
2 52 (4.27%) Unix
3 37 (3.04%) Windows 7
4 33 (2.71%) Windows Server
5 20 (1.64%) Linux
5 20 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (0.66%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (0.49%) Solaris
8 6 (0.49%) Windows 10
8 6 (0.49%) Windows XP
9 5 (0.41%) Android
9 5 (0.41%) Apple iOS
9 5 (0.41%) Windows 8
10 4 (0.33%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.16%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.16%) VMS
11 2 (0.16%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.082%) MVS
12 1 (0.082%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 203 (16.65%) Agile Software Development
2 202 (16.57%) Business Analysis
3 143 (11.73%) Stakeholder Management
4 89 (7.30%) User Acceptance Testing
5 88 (7.22%) Migration
6 81 (6.64%) Data Analysis
7 80 (6.56%) Business Intelligence
8 77 (6.32%) ITIL
9 76 (6.23%) Asset Management
9 76 (6.23%) User Stories
10 64 (5.25%) Project Management
11 57 (4.68%) Analytics
12 53 (4.35%) Data Modelling
13 52 (4.27%) CRM
14 50 (4.10%) SDLC
15 49 (4.02%) Use Case
16 47 (3.86%) Change Management
17 45 (3.69%) Test Scripting
18 43 (3.53%) Data Management
19 42 (3.45%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 252 (20.67%) SQL
2 47 (3.86%) C#
3 43 (3.53%) Java
4 36 (2.95%) VBA
5 28 (2.30%) T-SQL
6 27 (2.21%) PowerShell
7 19 (1.56%) Python
8 18 (1.48%) C++
8 18 (1.48%) JavaScript
9 17 (1.39%) VB
10 14 (1.15%) PL/SQL
10 14 (1.15%) Shell Script
11 12 (0.98%) R
12 11 (0.90%) Perl
13 5 (0.41%) C
13 5 (0.41%) PHP
14 4 (0.33%) MATLAB
15 2 (0.16%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.16%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.16%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 38 (3.12%) Degree
2 33 (2.71%) ISEB
3 31 (2.54%) CISSP
4 21 (1.72%) Security Cleared
5 18 (1.48%) CISM
6 12 (0.98%) DV Cleared
7 11 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (0.82%) CRISC
8 10 (0.82%) MCP
8 10 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (0.82%) SC Cleared
9 9 (0.74%) CCNA
9 9 (0.74%) CGEIT
9 9 (0.74%) ISTQB
10 8 (0.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 8 (0.66%) MCSE
11 7 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (0.49%) CBAP
12 6 (0.49%) MOS
12 6 (0.49%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (4.02%) QA
2 40 (3.28%) Solvency II
3 33 (2.71%) Data Quality
4 29 (2.38%) MiFID
5 18 (1.48%) SLA
6 11 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 10 (0.82%) FATCA
8 8 (0.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 7 (0.57%) EMIR
10 6 (0.49%) COBIT
10 6 (0.49%) Dodd-Frank
10 6 (0.49%) SEPA
11 4 (0.33%) Disclosure Scotland
12 3 (0.25%) Basel III
12 3 (0.25%) GPG13
13 2 (0.16%) Basel II
13 2 (0.16%) COREP
13 2 (0.16%) GAAP
13 2 (0.16%) ISO20022
13 2 (0.16%) P3O
System Software
1 69 (5.66%) Active Directory
2 26 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (0.66%) Terminal Services
4 6 (0.49%) vSphere
5 5 (0.41%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.41%) XenApp
6 4 (0.33%) Firmware
6 4 (0.33%) VMware ESX
6 4 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.16%) DFS Replication
7 2 (0.16%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.16%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (0.16%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.082%) ACF2
8 1 (0.082%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.082%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.082%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.082%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 21 (1.72%) Control-M
2 16 (1.31%) HP Quality Center
3 9 (0.74%) SCCM
4 7 (0.57%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 6 (0.49%) RSA Archer
6 5 (0.41%) Backup Exec
6 5 (0.41%) SCOM
6 5 (0.41%) Tivoli
7 4 (0.33%) BladeLogic
7 4 (0.33%) Oracle Identity Management
8 3 (0.25%) ITRS Geneos
8 3 (0.25%) NetBackup
9 2 (0.16%) HP SIM
9 2 (0.16%) Microsoft Intune
9 2 (0.16%) Puppet
9 2 (0.16%) SCOrch
9 2 (0.16%) SCSM
10 1 (0.082%) Cisco CUCM
10 1 (0.082%) Red Hat Satellite
10 1 (0.082%) WSUS
Vendors
1 147 (12.06%) Microsoft
2 74 (6.07%) Oracle
3 37 (3.04%) Citrix
4 33 (2.71%) Salesforce.com
4 33 (2.71%) VMware
5 25 (2.05%) HP
5 25 (2.05%) SAP
6 23 (1.89%) IBM
7 18 (1.48%) Remedy
8 17 (1.39%) Bloomberg
8 17 (1.39%) Cyber-Ark
9 16 (1.31%) Murex
10 15 (1.23%) Sybase
10 15 (1.23%) Tableau
11 14 (1.15%) CA
12 13 (1.07%) ServiceNow
13 12 (0.98%) Cisco
13 12 (0.98%) Google
13 12 (0.98%) Intel Security
13 12 (0.98%) Qualys
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