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 17 January 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
17 Jan 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 505 605 976
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 17.37% 20.17% 19.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.18% 21.07% 20.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 387 463 745
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £238 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £567
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £342 £347
% change year-on-year
+2.33% -1.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 16 22
Median hourly rate £21.50 £19.50 £17.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.25% +12.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.29 £12.25 £11.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £38.50 £22.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.00 £14.19
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +12.77%

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
2778 2872 4792
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.53% 95.73% 95.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 2203 2248 3700
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 44 76
Median hourly rate £21.50 £24.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.41% +37.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.00 £11.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.20 £53.00 £22.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.32 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-1.02% +9.37%

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 17 January 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
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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 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.

1 402 (36.45%) Finance
2 281 (25.48%) SQL
3 219 (19.85%) Business Analysis
4 214 (19.40%) Banking
5 195 (17.68%) Agile Software Development
6 148 (13.42%) Analytical Skills
7 146 (13.24%) Stakeholder Management
8 134 (12.15%) Microsoft
9 116 (10.52%) Windows
10 103 (9.34%) Business Intelligence
11 96 (8.70%) Front Office
12 93 (8.43%) Data Modelling
13 89 (8.07%) Oracle
14 87 (7.89%) Data Warehouse
15 84 (7.62%) Asset Management
16 83 (7.52%) Data Analysis
17 82 (7.43%) SQL Server
17 82 (7.43%) MS Excel
17 82 (7.43%) Degree
18 78 (7.07%) ITIL
19 77 (6.98%) User Acceptance Testing
20 75 (6.80%) MS Office
20 75 (6.80%) Project Management
21 72 (6.53%) Migration
21 72 (6.53%) Investment Banking
22 68 (6.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
23 66 (5.98%) Fixed Income
24 63 (5.71%) Analytics
25 62 (5.62%) Information Security
26 57 (5.17%) Derivative

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 (2.63%) SAS
2 28 (2.54%) SharePoint
3 25 (2.27%) WebSphere
4 22 (1.99%) IIS
5 13 (1.18%) MS Exchange
6 12 (1.09%) Tomcat
7 6 (0.54%) Apache Spark
7 6 (0.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 5 (0.45%) Apache
8 5 (0.45%) Apache Pig
8 5 (0.45%) Confluence
9 4 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (0.36%) CMS
9 4 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (0.27%) LiveCycle
10 3 (0.27%) Skype for Business
11 2 (0.18%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 82 (7.43%) MS Excel
2 75 (6.80%) MS Office
3 30 (2.72%) MS PowerPoint
4 26 (2.36%) MS Visio
5 11 (1.00%) Spreadsheet
5 11 (1.00%) SPSS
6 7 (0.63%) MS Project
7 2 (0.18%) Acrobat
7 2 (0.18%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 19 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.82%) Markit EDM
2 9 (0.82%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (0.54%) Minerva
3 6 (0.54%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 6 (0.54%) Oracle iProcurement
3 6 (0.54%) Oracle Payables
3 6 (0.54%) SimCorp Dimension
4 5 (0.45%) Dynamics GP
4 5 (0.45%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (0.45%) Summit
4 5 (0.45%) Workday HCM
5 4 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.36%) Eagle PACE
5 4 (0.36%) Oracle Assets
5 4 (0.36%) Oracle Financials
5 4 (0.36%) Oracle General Ledger
5 4 (0.36%) Oracle Receivables
5 4 (0.36%) thinkFolio
6 3 (0.27%) Loan IQ
Cloud Services
1 14 (1.27%) Office 365
2 11 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (0.73%) Google Analytics
4 7 (0.63%) IBM Blueworks
5 5 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (0.45%) GitHub
5 5 (0.45%) SuccessFactors
6 4 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (0.18%) Adobe Analytics
7 2 (0.18%) IaaS
7 2 (0.18%) SaaS
8 1 (0.091%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.091%) Lucidchart
8 1 (0.091%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.091%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 36 (3.26%) Firewall
2 20 (1.81%) TCP/IP
3 18 (1.63%) LAN
4 15 (1.36%) Network Security
4 15 (1.36%) WAN
5 12 (1.09%) Internet
6 11 (1.00%) VPN
7 9 (0.82%) DHCP
7 9 (0.82%) VoIP
7 9 (0.82%) Wireless
8 8 (0.73%) SAN
8 8 (0.73%) SSL
9 7 (0.63%) Intrusion Detection
10 6 (0.54%) Intranet
10 6 (0.54%) MPLS
11 5 (0.45%) BGP
11 5 (0.45%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (0.45%) DNS
11 5 (0.45%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (0.45%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (7.89%) Data Warehouse
2 82 (7.43%) SQL Server
3 35 (3.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 34 (3.08%) Relational Database
5 32 (2.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 21 (1.90%) NoSQL
6 21 (1.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 19 (1.72%) DB2
7 19 (1.72%) Oracle Database
8 17 (1.54%) Big Data
9 13 (1.18%) BusinessObjects
9 13 (1.18%) Hadoop
9 13 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
10 11 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
11 9 (0.82%) QlikView
12 8 (0.73%) Apache Hive
12 8 (0.73%) Data Mining
13 7 (0.63%) RDBMS
14 6 (0.54%) Data Lake
14 6 (0.54%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 30 (2.72%) JIRA
2 12 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (1.00%) Selenium
4 10 (0.91%) Eclipse
4 10 (0.91%) Jenkins
5 7 (0.63%) HP UFT
6 6 (0.54%) Cucumber
6 6 (0.54%) SpecFlow
7 5 (0.45%) Subversion
7 5 (0.45%) TeamCity
7 5 (0.45%) WebDriver
8 4 (0.36%) ERwin
8 4 (0.36%) Git (software)
8 4 (0.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 3 (0.27%) JMeter
9 3 (0.27%) Sonatype Nexus
10 2 (0.18%) Appium
10 2 (0.18%) NuGet
10 2 (0.18%) The Grinder
10 2 (0.18%) Zephyr
General
1 402 (36.45%) Finance
2 214 (19.40%) Banking
3 96 (8.70%) Front Office
4 72 (6.53%) Investment Banking
5 56 (5.08%) Retail
6 47 (4.26%) Legal
7 33 (2.99%) Financial Institution
8 29 (2.63%) Marketing
9 26 (2.36%) Back Office
10 24 (2.18%) Advertising
11 20 (1.81%) Law
12 12 (1.09%) Games
13 9 (0.82%) Telecoms
14 8 (0.73%) Billing
15 7 (0.63%) French Language
15 7 (0.63%) International Banking
16 6 (0.54%) Retail Banking
16 6 (0.54%) Spanish Language
17 5 (0.45%) Publishing
18 4 (0.36%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (2.72%) .NET
2 24 (2.18%) XML
3 18 (1.63%) Middleware
3 18 (1.63%) Web Services
4 13 (1.18%) FIX Protocol
5 8 (0.73%) HTML
5 8 (0.73%) IBM Integration Bus
5 8 (0.73%) SOAP
6 7 (0.63%) FpML
6 7 (0.63%) Gherkin
7 6 (0.54%) .NET Framework
8 5 (0.45%) ASP.NET
8 5 (0.45%) jQuery
8 5 (0.45%) JSON
8 5 (0.45%) WebSphere MQ
9 4 (0.36%) Ajax
9 4 (0.36%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (0.36%) RESTful
9 4 (0.36%) XSLT
10 3 (0.27%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 148 (13.42%) Analytical Skills
2 68 (6.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 66 (5.98%) Fixed Income
4 57 (5.17%) Derivative
5 50 (4.53%) Equities
6 46 (4.17%) Management Information System
7 33 (2.99%) Statistics
8 28 (2.54%) Credit Risk
9 22 (1.99%) Data Structures
9 22 (1.99%) Visualisation
10 21 (1.90%) SWIFT
10 21 (1.90%) User Experience
11 20 (1.81%) Mathematics
12 18 (1.63%) Security Operations Centre
13 17 (1.54%) Market Risk
14 16 (1.45%) Reference Data
14 16 (1.45%) Reinsurance
15 15 (1.36%) Fintech
16 13 (1.18%) Economics
17 12 (1.09%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 116 (10.52%) Windows
2 47 (4.26%) Linux
2 47 (4.26%) Unix
3 36 (3.26%) Windows 7
4 26 (2.36%) Windows Server
5 9 (0.82%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (0.45%) Windows 10
6 5 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (0.45%) Windows XP
7 4 (0.36%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.27%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.18%) Android
9 2 (0.18%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.18%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.091%) CentOS
10 1 (0.091%) MVS
10 1 (0.091%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.091%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 219 (19.85%) Business Analysis
2 195 (17.68%) Agile Software Development
3 146 (13.24%) Stakeholder Management
4 103 (9.34%) Business Intelligence
5 93 (8.43%) Data Modelling
6 84 (7.62%) Asset Management
7 83 (7.52%) Data Analysis
8 78 (7.07%) ITIL
9 77 (6.98%) User Acceptance Testing
10 75 (6.80%) Project Management
11 72 (6.53%) Migration
12 63 (5.71%) Analytics
13 62 (5.62%) Information Security
14 53 (4.81%) Data Management
14 53 (4.81%) SDLC
15 50 (4.53%) Change Management
15 50 (4.53%) User Stories
16 47 (4.26%) Use Case
17 46 (4.17%) Test Scripting
18 45 (4.08%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 281 (25.48%) SQL
2 38 (3.45%) Python
3 37 (3.35%) R
4 36 (3.26%) T-SQL
5 29 (2.63%) Java
6 24 (2.18%) C#
6 24 (2.18%) VBA
7 21 (1.90%) C++
8 13 (1.18%) PowerShell
9 9 (0.82%) JavaScript
10 8 (0.73%) Shell Script
11 7 (0.63%) Perl
12 6 (0.54%) C
13 5 (0.45%) MATLAB
13 5 (0.45%) PHP
13 5 (0.45%) PL/SQL
13 5 (0.45%) VB
14 4 (0.36%) Scala
15 3 (0.27%) Bash Shell
15 3 (0.27%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 82 (7.43%) Degree
2 30 (2.72%) Security Cleared
3 26 (2.36%) CISSP
4 23 (2.09%) ISEB
5 19 (1.72%) CISM
6 14 (1.27%) DV Cleared
6 14 (1.27%) SC Cleared
7 11 (1.00%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (0.82%) CBAP
9 8 (0.73%) CISA
9 8 (0.73%) MOS
10 7 (0.63%) CCNP
10 7 (0.63%) GCIA
10 7 (0.63%) GIAC
11 6 (0.54%) CCNA
11 6 (0.54%) Chartered Engineer
11 6 (0.54%) CITP
11 6 (0.54%) GCIH
11 6 (0.54%) SANS
12 5 (0.45%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (4.90%) MiFID
2 52 (4.71%) Data Quality
3 39 (3.54%) QA
4 19 (1.72%) Solvency II
5 13 (1.18%) SEPA
6 9 (0.82%) COBIT
7 8 (0.73%) Basel III
7 8 (0.73%) SLA
8 7 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 6 (0.54%) ISO 9001
9 6 (0.54%) PCI DSS
9 6 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 5 (0.45%) GDPR
11 4 (0.36%) Dodd-Frank
12 3 (0.27%) EMIR
13 2 (0.18%) Basel II
13 2 (0.18%) ISAE 3402
13 2 (0.18%) TARGET2
14 1 (0.091%) GAAP
14 1 (0.091%) ISO27002
System Software
1 46 (4.17%) Active Directory
2 11 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.27%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.18%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.091%) Firmware
5 1 (0.091%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.091%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.091%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.091%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (1.45%) SCCM
2 12 (1.09%) Tivoli
3 9 (0.82%) HP Quality Center
4 8 (0.73%) Control-M
5 5 (0.45%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 4 (0.36%) CSIRT
6 4 (0.36%) ITRS Geneos
6 4 (0.36%) Puppet
7 3 (0.27%) Hadoop YARN
7 3 (0.27%) QRadar
8 2 (0.18%) Nessus
8 2 (0.18%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.091%) Cisco CUCM
9 1 (0.091%) MIMEsweeper
9 1 (0.091%) Nagios
9 1 (0.091%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.091%) Oracle Identity Management
9 1 (0.091%) Oracle Identity Manager
9 1 (0.091%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 1 (0.091%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 134 (12.15%) Microsoft
2 89 (8.07%) Oracle
3 32 (2.90%) Cisco
3 32 (2.90%) SAP
4 31 (2.81%) Citrix
5 22 (1.99%) Tableau
6 21 (1.90%) Splunk
6 21 (1.90%) Sybase
6 21 (1.90%) Teradata
7 20 (1.81%) Murex
8 19 (1.72%) VMware
9 18 (1.63%) Bloomberg
9 18 (1.63%) Salesforce.com
9 18 (1.63%) ServiceNow
10 17 (1.54%) HP
11 16 (1.45%) Netezza
12 12 (1.09%) Adobe
13 11 (1.00%) IBM
14 10 (0.91%) Charles River
14 10 (0.91%) NetIQ
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