The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 21 February 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Analyst
UK / England
Rank 4 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 6263 7971 8535
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.98% 16.99% 18.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.83% 17.87% 19.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 4115 5349 5593
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £215 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 269 342 507
Median hourly rate £15.78 £15.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.18% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.31 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.60 £32.25 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
39568 44607 44474
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.66% 95.07% 94.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 25980 29105 27895
Median daily rate £425 £423 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.59% +5.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1426 1501 1768
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £49.50 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in England

Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Analyst across the England region.

Analyst Daily Rate Trend in England

Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in England

Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Analyst across the England region.

Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in England

Analyst
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Analyst
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London 0 2914 £425 - 541
South East -3 1106 £365 +4.28% 262
West Midlands +1 412 £355 +5.18% 83
South West 0 409 £363 +3.57% 93
North West 0 408 £350 +2.63% 132
East of England -2 327 £350 -6.66% 104
Yorkshire -1 306 £350 +7.69% 128
East Midlands 0 269 £350 +7.69% 72
North East -16 78 £350 - 13
Midlands -1 24 £338 -15.62%
Analyst
UK

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 England region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 3678 (27.32%) Finance
2 2488 (18.48%) Agile Software Development
3 2144 (15.93%) SQL
4 2115 (15.71%) Business Analysis
5 1742 (12.94%) Microsoft
6 1614 (11.99%) Analytical Skills
7 1570 (11.66%) Stakeholder Management
8 1543 (11.46%) Windows
9 1502 (11.16%) Banking
10 1221 (9.07%) MS Excel
11 1147 (8.52%) ITIL
12 1027 (7.63%) MS Office
13 969 (7.20%) Data Analysis
14 923 (6.86%) Project Management
15 902 (6.70%) Active Directory
16 870 (6.46%) Migration
17 848 (6.30%) Oracle
18 827 (6.14%) Security Cleared
19 820 (6.09%) Retail
20 787 (5.85%) Business Intelligence
21 766 (5.69%) Degree
22 742 (5.51%) Scrum
23 712 (5.29%) User Acceptance Testing
24 709 (5.27%) Change Management
25 676 (5.02%) User Stories
26 653 (4.85%) SQL Server
27 643 (4.78%) SAP
27 643 (4.78%) Analytics
28 607 (4.51%) Test Scripting
29 603 (4.48%) Data Modelling

Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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
1 413 (3.07%) SharePoint
2 214 (1.59%) SAS
3 186 (1.38%) MS Exchange
4 144 (1.07%) CMS
4 144 (1.07%) Confluence
5 99 (0.74%) IIS
6 95 (0.71%) WebSphere
7 87 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2010
8 85 (0.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 78 (0.58%) Skype for Business
10 51 (0.38%) Apache Spark
11 47 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
12 45 (0.33%) IBM Notes
13 43 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2007
14 38 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
14 38 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2013
15 35 (0.26%) Apache
16 28 (0.21%) Tomcat
17 27 (0.20%) SharePoint 2010
18 24 (0.18%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1221 (9.07%) MS Excel
2 1027 (7.63%) MS Office
3 410 (3.05%) MS PowerPoint
4 386 (2.87%) MS Visio
5 193 (1.43%) MS Project
6 149 (1.11%) Spreadsheet
7 33 (0.25%) SPSS
8 8 (0.059%) InfoPath
9 7 (0.052%) Stata
10 6 (0.045%) LaTeX
11 4 (0.030%) OmniGraffle
11 4 (0.030%) Open Workbench
11 4 (0.030%) Photoshop
12 3 (0.022%) Acrobat
12 3 (0.022%) Adobe Illustrator
12 3 (0.022%) Doxygen
12 3 (0.022%) Mingle
13 2 (0.015%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 2 (0.015%) InDesign
13 2 (0.015%) Maya
Business Applications
1 213 (1.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 69 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
3 57 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 55 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
5 50 (0.37%) SAP FI
6 47 (0.35%) Oracle EBS R12
7 43 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
8 41 (0.30%) Unit4 Business World
9 40 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
10 39 (0.29%) SAP CO
10 39 (0.29%) SAP FI/CO
11 37 (0.27%) Oracle Applications
12 32 (0.24%) Oracle Financials
13 30 (0.22%) thinkFolio
14 28 (0.21%) Oracle Payables
15 26 (0.19%) SAP HR
16 24 (0.18%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
17 23 (0.17%) Sonata
18 22 (0.16%) Maximo
18 22 (0.16%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 223 (1.66%) Office 365
2 89 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 86 (0.64%) SaaS
4 75 (0.56%) Google Analytics
5 45 (0.33%) IaaS
6 44 (0.33%) Amazon AWS
7 42 (0.31%) SuccessFactors
8 37 (0.27%) PaaS
9 24 (0.18%) Adobe Analytics
9 24 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
10 21 (0.16%) GitHub
11 18 (0.13%) IBM Blueworks
12 17 (0.13%) G Suite
13 14 (0.10%) Mimecast
14 13 (0.097%) OneDrive
15 12 (0.089%) Google Tag Manager
16 10 (0.074%) Force.com
17 8 (0.059%) Google Drive
17 8 (0.059%) Trello
18 4 (0.030%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 341 (2.53%) Firewall
2 220 (1.63%) LAN
3 213 (1.58%) TCP/IP
4 210 (1.56%) WAN
5 153 (1.14%) VPN
6 147 (1.09%) Internet
7 144 (1.07%) DNS
8 137 (1.02%) Network Security
9 118 (0.88%) Wireless
10 99 (0.74%) VoIP
11 91 (0.68%) DHCP
12 73 (0.54%) Intrusion Detection
13 68 (0.51%) Intranet
14 56 (0.42%) Cisco ASA
15 53 (0.39%) SAN
16 51 (0.38%) HTTP
17 39 (0.29%) MPLS
18 38 (0.28%) Unified Communications
19 37 (0.27%) Skype
20 35 (0.26%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 653 (4.85%) SQL Server
2 437 (3.25%) Data Warehouse
3 272 (2.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 260 (1.93%) Relational Database
5 243 (1.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 195 (1.45%) Big Data
7 182 (1.35%) BusinessObjects
8 179 (1.33%) Oracle Database
9 126 (0.94%) QlikView
10 118 (0.88%) Hadoop
11 115 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 100 (0.74%) DB2
13 86 (0.64%) SQL Server 2012
14 83 (0.62%) MS Access
15 79 (0.59%) Oracle Reports
16 75 (0.56%) Data Mining
17 63 (0.47%) Power BI
18 60 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
19 59 (0.44%) Oracle Database 10g
20 55 (0.41%) GIS
Development Applications
1 471 (3.50%) JIRA
2 306 (2.27%) Selenium
3 162 (1.20%) Cucumber
4 157 (1.17%) Team Foundation Server
5 126 (0.94%) WebDriver
6 99 (0.74%) SoapUI
7 97 (0.72%) Jenkins
8 92 (0.68%) HP UFT
9 75 (0.56%) Visual Studio
10 67 (0.50%) Git (software)
11 49 (0.36%) SpecFlow
12 48 (0.36%) LoadRunner
13 47 (0.35%) JMeter
14 41 (0.30%) Eclipse
15 32 (0.24%) Appium
15 32 (0.24%) Oracle Forms
16 30 (0.22%) Subversion
17 29 (0.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
18 28 (0.21%) Toad
19 26 (0.19%) ERwin
General
1 3678 (27.32%) Finance
2 1502 (11.16%) Banking
3 820 (6.09%) Retail
4 408 (3.03%) Front Office
5 396 (2.94%) Marketing
6 389 (2.89%) Telecoms
7 382 (2.84%) Investment Banking
8 374 (2.78%) Legal
9 232 (1.72%) Manufacturing
10 225 (1.67%) Back Office
11 170 (1.26%) Law
12 164 (1.22%) Advertising
13 120 (0.89%) Publishing
14 115 (0.85%) Financial Institution
15 103 (0.77%) Retail Banking
16 96 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
17 70 (0.52%) Billing
18 66 (0.49%) French Language
19 57 (0.42%) Automotive
20 55 (0.41%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 368 (2.73%) XML
2 285 (2.12%) .NET
3 284 (2.11%) Web Services
4 151 (1.12%) HTML
5 117 (0.87%) SOAP
6 73 (0.54%) Middleware
7 69 (0.51%) Gherkin
8 66 (0.49%) CSS
9 57 (0.42%) JSON
10 55 (0.41%) RESTful
11 54 (0.40%) FIX Protocol
12 46 (0.34%) REST
13 42 (0.31%) Elastic Stack
14 36 (0.27%) .NET Framework
14 36 (0.27%) ASP.NET
15 30 (0.22%) J2EE
16 25 (0.19%) FpML
17 22 (0.16%) HTML5
18 21 (0.16%) XML Messaging
18 21 (0.16%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1614 (11.99%) Analytical Skills
2 476 (3.54%) Management Information System
3 306 (2.27%) Derivative
4 297 (2.21%) User Experience
5 277 (2.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 255 (1.89%) Fixed Income
7 230 (1.71%) Equities
8 218 (1.62%) Data Centre
9 216 (1.60%) NHS
10 151 (1.12%) Computer Science
11 150 (1.11%) Blackberry
12 123 (0.91%) Credit Risk
13 119 (0.88%) Data Structures
14 94 (0.70%) SWIFT
15 92 (0.68%) Mobile App
15 92 (0.68%) Reference Data
16 81 (0.60%) iPad
17 78 (0.58%) Market Risk
18 76 (0.56%) Fintech
19 75 (0.56%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 1543 (11.46%) Windows
2 525 (3.90%) Windows 7
3 479 (3.56%) Unix
4 437 (3.25%) Linux
5 279 (2.07%) Windows Server
6 162 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
7 158 (1.17%) Windows XP
8 134 (1.00%) Windows 10
9 118 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
10 104 (0.77%) Windows 8
11 99 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
12 97 (0.72%) Android
13 75 (0.56%) Apple iOS
14 67 (0.50%) AIX
15 45 (0.33%) Mac OS X
16 36 (0.27%) Windows 2000
17 26 (0.19%) Windows Vista
18 20 (0.15%) Solaris
19 15 (0.11%) MVS
20 13 (0.097%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2488 (18.48%) Agile Software Development
2 2115 (15.71%) Business Analysis
3 1570 (11.66%) Stakeholder Management
4 1147 (8.52%) ITIL
5 969 (7.20%) Data Analysis
6 923 (6.86%) Project Management
7 870 (6.46%) Migration
8 787 (5.85%) Business Intelligence
9 742 (5.51%) Scrum
10 712 (5.29%) User Acceptance Testing
11 709 (5.27%) Change Management
12 676 (5.02%) User Stories
13 643 (4.78%) Analytics
14 607 (4.51%) Test Scripting
15 603 (4.48%) Data Modelling
16 563 (4.18%) CRM
17 535 (3.97%) Use Case
18 494 (3.67%) SDLC
19 492 (3.66%) Waterfall
20 461 (3.42%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2144 (15.93%) SQL
2 473 (3.51%) Java
3 306 (2.27%) Python
4 304 (2.26%) C#
5 227 (1.69%) VBA
6 188 (1.40%) T-SQL
7 154 (1.14%) JavaScript
8 135 (1.00%) C
8 135 (1.00%) R
9 134 (1.00%) PowerShell
10 117 (0.87%) PL/SQL
11 94 (0.70%) Perl
12 87 (0.65%) C++
13 75 (0.56%) VB
14 57 (0.42%) Shell Script
15 52 (0.39%) VBScript
16 42 (0.31%) Ruby
17 39 (0.29%) Bash Shell
18 32 (0.24%) COBOL
19 31 (0.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 827 (6.14%) Security Cleared
2 766 (5.69%) Degree
3 569 (4.23%) SC Cleared
4 490 (3.64%) ISEB
5 216 (1.60%) ISTQB
6 200 (1.49%) CISSP
7 147 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
8 118 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
9 111 (0.82%) DV Cleared
9 111 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
10 99 (0.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 92 (0.68%) CISM
12 80 (0.59%) CCNA
13 73 (0.54%) BPSS Clearance
14 67 (0.50%) MCP
15 63 (0.47%) CISA
16 53 (0.39%) CCNP
17 51 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 49 (0.36%) ACCA
18 49 (0.36%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 532 (3.95%) QA
2 346 (2.57%) SLA
3 331 (2.46%) MiFID
4 329 (2.44%) Data Quality
5 120 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 83 (0.62%) EMIR
7 73 (0.54%) Dodd-Frank
7 73 (0.54%) PCI DSS
8 69 (0.51%) Solvency II
9 66 (0.49%) IFRS
10 65 (0.48%) Disclosure Scotland
11 59 (0.44%) GDPR
12 49 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 43 (0.32%) IFRS 9
14 37 (0.27%) SEPA
15 22 (0.16%) FATCA
15 22 (0.16%) ISO 9001
16 21 (0.16%) COBIT
17 15 (0.11%) GAAP
17 15 (0.11%) ISO20022
System Software
1 902 (6.70%) Active Directory
2 179 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 67 (0.50%) XenApp
4 53 (0.39%) Hyper-V
5 49 (0.36%) VMware ESX
6 42 (0.31%) vSphere
7 40 (0.30%) XenDesktop
8 34 (0.25%) Microsoft App-V
9 27 (0.20%) Virtual Desktop
10 26 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
11 23 (0.17%) BitLocker
12 18 (0.13%) Terminal Services
13 17 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
14 16 (0.12%) Firmware
15 14 (0.10%) Virtual Servers
16 9 (0.067%) RACF
17 8 (0.059%) Apache Flume
17 8 (0.059%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
17 8 (0.059%) XenServer
18 7 (0.052%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 159 (1.18%) SCCM
2 154 (1.14%) HP Quality Center
3 70 (0.52%) Tivoli
4 39 (0.29%) QRadar
5 29 (0.22%) Control-M
6 27 (0.20%) Kibana
6 27 (0.20%) SCOM
7 26 (0.19%) Nessus
8 24 (0.18%) logstash
8 24 (0.18%) WSUS
9 23 (0.17%) AirWatch
9 23 (0.17%) Host Intrusion Detection System
10 22 (0.16%) McAfee ePO
11 20 (0.15%) NetBackup
12 19 (0.14%) Puppet
12 19 (0.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 18 (0.13%) Nagios
14 16 (0.12%) Norton AntiVirus
14 16 (0.12%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
14 16 (0.12%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 1742 (12.94%) Microsoft
2 848 (6.30%) Oracle
3 643 (4.78%) SAP
4 308 (2.29%) Cisco
5 301 (2.24%) VMware
6 288 (2.14%) Citrix
7 254 (1.89%) HP
8 197 (1.46%) Tableau
9 182 (1.35%) IBM
10 157 (1.17%) Google
11 152 (1.13%) Salesforce.com
12 146 (1.08%) ServiceNow
13 132 (0.98%) Remedy
14 123 (0.91%) Splunk
15 100 (0.74%) CheckPoint
16 95 (0.71%) Apple
17 92 (0.68%) Adobe
18 86 (0.64%) Intel Security
19 82 (0.61%) Bloomberg
20 76 (0.56%) Cognos
Staines, Middlesex
CPS Group UK
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + Flex upon experience
Posted: 16 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £400 - £475 Per Day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £350 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Rate: £12 - £14 per hour
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Haysfm
Rate: £650.00 - £700.00 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Talent International
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Sandy, Bedfordshire
CHM Recruit
Rate: From £22,073 to £23,912 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
LEXSTRA
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Rate: £400 per week
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Profile 29 Limited
Rate: From £425 to £475 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ebury
Rate: £160.00 - £170.00 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Hampshire
LA International
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £430 per day 3 Months initially
Posted: Yesterday
London
Sanderson
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Salford, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £275 to £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Rate: £11 - 13 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venturi
Rate: £300 - £360 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Retail People Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Market rates plus expenses
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Northallerton, North Yorkshire
Bluetownonline
Rate: From £33,106 to £35,093 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Dartford, Kent
Ashdown IT
Rate: £60000 - £85000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £10.00 - £11.50 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Rate: £11 - £14 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Rate: £500 to £550 p/day
Posted: Yesterday
London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £150 - £200 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago