The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Senior Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Analyst
Rank 95 105 89
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 115 135 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.94% 1.85% 2.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.09% 2.00% 2.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 102 119
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£450 £480 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +1.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £326 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £423 £365 £375
% change year-on-year
+15.75% -2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Average hourly rate £23.50 - £25.32
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £28.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +33.33%
Senior 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
5515 6745 6898
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.86% 92.52% 92.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 4132 4902 5027
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 141 163
Average hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.82% +2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.82 £38.00 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

Senior Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Senior Analyst in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Senior 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 Senior Analyst across the City of London region.

Senior Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Senior Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Analyst across the City of London region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Senior Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Senior 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 Senior Analyst across the City of London region.

Senior Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Senior Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Senior Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Senior Analyst in their job title.

1 69 (37.10%) Finance
2 43 (23.12%) SQL
3 37 (19.89%) Banking
4 28 (15.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 24 (12.90%) Microsoft
6 23 (12.37%) QA
7 22 (11.83%) Analytical Skills
8 21 (11.29%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (10.75%) Windows
10 18 (9.68%) Project Management
11 17 (9.14%) Data Analysis
11 17 (9.14%) Analytics
11 17 (9.14%) Business Analysis
12 16 (8.60%) SAS
13 15 (8.06%) Investment Banking
14 13 (6.99%) Selenium
14 13 (6.99%) Degree
14 13 (6.99%) Management Information System
15 12 (6.45%) Risk Management
15 12 (6.45%) Data Management
15 12 (6.45%) MS Excel
15 12 (6.45%) C#
15 12 (6.45%) Java
15 12 (6.45%) Visual Studio
16 11 (5.91%) ITIL
16 11 (5.91%) SQL Server
16 11 (5.91%) CRM
16 11 (5.91%) User Acceptance Testing
17 10 (5.38%) Marketing
17 10 (5.38%) Front Office

Senior Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Senior Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Senior Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (8.60%) SAS
2 4 (2.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (2.15%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.61%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.61%) CMS
4 2 (1.08%) WorkSite
4 2 (1.08%) Drupal
5 1 (0.54%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.54%) Lync
5 1 (0.54%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.54%) IIS
5 1 (0.54%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 12 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.76%) MS Visio
2 7 (3.76%) MS Office
2 7 (3.76%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (2.15%) MS Project
4 3 (1.61%) SPSS
5 2 (1.08%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.54%) Weka
Business Applications
1 3 (1.61%) Cognos TM1
1 3 (1.61%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (1.08%) Eagle PACE
2 2 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.08%) CA Clarity
3 1 (0.54%) LatentZero
3 1 (0.54%) Loan IQ
3 1 (0.54%) SimCorp Dimension
3 1 (0.54%) Academy Housing
3 1 (0.54%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
3 1 (0.54%) ION MarketView
3 1 (0.54%) ReMetrica
3 1 (0.54%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.54%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.61%) SaaS
2 2 (1.08%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.84%) Firewall
2 5 (2.69%) TCP/IP
2 5 (2.69%) Network Security
3 4 (2.15%) WAN
3 4 (2.15%) Intranet
4 3 (1.61%) Wireless
4 3 (1.61%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (1.08%) Internet
5 2 (1.08%) Broadband
5 2 (1.08%) VPN
5 2 (1.08%) DNS
5 2 (1.08%) SSL
5 2 (1.08%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (0.54%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.54%) SAN
6 1 (0.54%) LAN
6 1 (0.54%) VoIP
6 1 (0.54%) DHCP
6 1 (0.54%) MPLS
6 1 (0.54%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (5.91%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.84%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (2.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (2.15%) QlikView
4 3 (1.61%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.08%) Big Data
5 2 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (1.08%) KDB
5 2 (1.08%) Base SAS
5 2 (1.08%) Data Mining
5 2 (1.08%) DB2
5 2 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.08%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.54%) Impala
6 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.54%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.54%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.54%) EDRMS
6 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (6.99%) Selenium
2 12 (6.45%) Visual Studio
3 8 (4.30%) FitNesse
3 8 (4.30%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (2.15%) QuickTest Pro
4 4 (2.15%) JMeter
4 4 (2.15%) WebDriver
5 3 (1.61%) NUnit
5 3 (1.61%) JIRA
6 2 (1.08%) Mercurial
6 2 (1.08%) Selenium IDE
6 2 (1.08%) Hudson
7 1 (0.54%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.54%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.54%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.54%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.54%) Grunt
7 1 (0.54%) Bower
7 1 (0.54%) Rhino Mocks
7 1 (0.54%) TeamCity
General
1 69 (37.10%) Finance
2 37 (19.89%) Banking
3 15 (8.06%) Investment Banking
4 10 (5.38%) Marketing
4 10 (5.38%) Front Office
5 9 (4.84%) Legal
6 8 (4.30%) Retail
7 5 (2.69%) Advertising
8 4 (2.15%) Publishing
9 3 (1.61%) Financial Institution
10 2 (1.08%) Retail Banking
10 2 (1.08%) Corporate Banking
10 2 (1.08%) Back Office
10 2 (1.08%) Law
11 1 (0.54%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.54%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.69%) XML
2 4 (2.15%) .NET
3 3 (1.61%) HTML
3 3 (1.61%) Web Services
3 3 (1.61%) Middleware
4 2 (1.08%) CSS
5 1 (0.54%) SOAP
5 1 (0.54%) ADO.NET
5 1 (0.54%) Classic ASP
5 1 (0.54%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.54%) COM+
5 1 (0.54%) XSLT
5 1 (0.54%) MSMQ
5 1 (0.54%) JMX
5 1 (0.54%) Spring
5 1 (0.54%) Ajax
5 1 (0.54%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.54%) JSON
5 1 (0.54%) Apache Flex
5 1 (0.54%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 22 (11.83%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (6.99%) Management Information System
3 7 (3.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 6 (3.23%) Blackberry
4 6 (3.23%) Credit Risk
5 4 (2.15%) Market Risk
5 4 (2.15%) NHS
5 4 (2.15%) Fixed Income
5 4 (2.15%) Derivative
5 4 (2.15%) Statistics
6 3 (1.61%) Equities
6 3 (1.61%) Visualisation
6 3 (1.61%) Social Media
7 2 (1.08%) Open Source
7 2 (1.08%) User Experience
7 2 (1.08%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.08%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.54%) CMDB
8 1 (0.54%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.54%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 20 (10.75%) Windows
2 10 (5.38%) UNIX
3 8 (4.30%) Windows 7
4 5 (2.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (2.15%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (1.61%) Linux
6 3 (1.61%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.54%) Android
7 1 (0.54%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.54%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (15.05%) Stakeholder Management
2 21 (11.29%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (9.68%) Project Management
4 17 (9.14%) Data Analysis
4 17 (9.14%) Business Analysis
4 17 (9.14%) Analytics
5 12 (6.45%) Data Management
5 12 (6.45%) Risk Management
6 11 (5.91%) ITIL
6 11 (5.91%) CRM
6 11 (5.91%) User Acceptance Testing
7 10 (5.38%) GAP Analysis
7 10 (5.38%) Migration
7 10 (5.38%) Information Security
8 9 (4.84%) E-Commerce
8 9 (4.84%) PRINCE2
8 9 (4.84%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (4.84%) Automation Testing
9 8 (4.30%) Test Scripting
9 8 (4.30%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (23.12%) SQL
2 12 (6.45%) C#
2 12 (6.45%) Java
3 5 (2.69%) VBA
4 3 (1.61%) PowerShell
4 3 (1.61%) R
5 2 (1.08%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.08%) C++
6 1 (0.54%) VBScript
6 1 (0.54%) VB
6 1 (0.54%) Perl
6 1 (0.54%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.54%) Scala
6 1 (0.54%) Apex Code
6 1 (0.54%) Python
6 1 (0.54%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.54%) VB6
6 1 (0.54%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (6.99%) Degree
2 9 (4.84%) CISSP
3 6 (3.23%) GIAC
4 4 (2.15%) GCIA
4 4 (2.15%) ISEB
5 3 (1.61%) Network+ Certification
5 3 (1.61%) CISA
5 3 (1.61%) CNA
5 3 (1.61%) Novell Certification
5 3 (1.61%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.61%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.08%) CBAP
6 2 (1.08%) CISM
7 1 (0.54%) CIMA
7 1 (0.54%) CEH
7 1 (0.54%) MCITP
7 1 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.54%) ACCA
7 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.54%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (12.37%) QA
2 3 (1.61%) P3O
3 2 (1.08%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.08%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.54%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.54%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.54%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.54%) Basel II
4 1 (0.54%) EMIR
System Software
1 9 (4.84%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.54%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.54%) XenApp
3 1 (0.54%) Firmware
3 1 (0.54%) Xen
3 1 (0.54%) NLBS
Systems Management
1 5 (2.69%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.61%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (0.54%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (0.54%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.54%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 1 (0.54%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (0.54%) ARCserve
3 1 (0.54%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.54%) WSUS
3 1 (0.54%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (0.54%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 24 (12.90%) Microsoft
2 9 (4.84%) Oracle
3 6 (3.23%) HP
4 5 (2.69%) VMware
4 5 (2.69%) Tableau
5 4 (2.15%) Charles River
5 4 (2.15%) SAP
5 4 (2.15%) Cognos
6 3 (1.61%) Cisco
6 3 (1.61%) IBM
6 3 (1.61%) Teradata
6 3 (1.61%) Omniture
6 3 (1.61%) Riverbed
7 2 (1.08%) Business Objects
7 2 (1.08%) F5
7 2 (1.08%) thinkFolio
7 2 (1.08%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.08%) Open Text
7 2 (1.08%) Siebel
7 2 (1.08%) Citrix
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