The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had Functional Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Analyst
Rank 153 185 204
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +19
Contract jobs requiring a Functional Analyst 6 10 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.17% 0.18% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.19% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 11
Median daily rate £500 £500 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +26.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £310 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £352 £320
% change year-on-year
-4.11% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £110.00
Functional 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
3273 5234 5946
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 94.95% 95.51% 94.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 2658 3967 4354
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £288 £265
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 40 81 87
Median hourly rate £20.00 £18.60 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.52% -7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.57 £27.50 £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.70 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.78% -1.76%

Functional Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the City of London region that featured Functional Analyst in the job title.

Functional Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Functional 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 Functional Analyst across the City of London region.

Functional Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Functional 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 Functional Analyst across the City of London region.

Functional Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Functional Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, Functional 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 Functional Analyst in the job title.

1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) GAP Analysis
2 4 (30.77%) CRM
2 4 (30.77%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (30.77%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (23.08%) Translating Business Requirements
3 3 (23.08%) SAP
4 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (15.38%) MS Project
4 2 (15.38%) SQL
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle
4 2 (15.38%) MS Visio
4 2 (15.38%) Front Office
4 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
4 2 (15.38%) QA
4 2 (15.38%) Investment Banking
4 2 (15.38%) Regression Testing
4 2 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (15.38%) Banking
4 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) SimCorp
5 1 (7.69%) SimCorp Dimension
5 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
5 1 (7.69%) Logistics
5 1 (7.69%) General Ledger
5 1 (7.69%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
5 1 (7.69%) SAP LE
5 1 (7.69%) SAP HCM
5 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing

Functional 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:

Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
1 2 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (15.38%) MS Project
1 2 (15.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (7.69%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle HRMS
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
2 1 (7.69%) SAP HCM
2 1 (7.69%) SAP HR
2 1 (7.69%) SAP LE
2 1 (7.69%) SimCorp Dimension
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Banking
2 2 (15.38%) Front Office
2 2 (15.38%) Investment Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Back Office
3 1 (7.69%) General Ledger
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Equities
2 1 (7.69%) Fixed Income
2 1 (7.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) CRM
1 4 (30.77%) GAP Analysis
2 3 (23.08%) Translating Business Requirements
3 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Regression Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
4 1 (7.69%) ERP
4 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
4 1 (7.69%) Logistics
4 1 (7.69%) Procure-to-pay
4 1 (7.69%) Quality Management
4 1 (7.69%) Revenue Management
4 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
4 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
2 1 (7.69%) GAAP
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (23.08%) SAP
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.69%) Pegasus
4 1 (7.69%) Remedy
4 1 (7.69%) SimCorp
4 1 (7.69%) Sybase