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 23 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
23 Jan 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 6213 7830 8260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.95% 17.10% 17.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.79% 18.02% 18.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 4108 5145 5423
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £209 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £345
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 261 386 498
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.21 £10.46 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £31.40 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £14.38
% change year-on-year
-6.45% +7.82%

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
39357 43443 43764
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.72% 94.89% 94.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 25811 28092 27916
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1340 1597 1753
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 23 January 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 2983 £438 +2.94% 561
South East -3 1012 £356 +1.63% 261
West Midlands 0 442 £363 +11.53% 116
South West +1 406 £363 +3.34% 110
North West 0 364 £342 +0.51% 150
East of England -2 319 £375 +2.73% 101
Yorkshire -1 312 £350 +7.69% 124
East Midlands +1 261 £325 +1.56% 61
North East -17 83 £348 -7.33% 22
Midlands +3 25 £338 -25.00% 2
South Coast -1 1 - -
Analyst
UK

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 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 England region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 3712 (27.56%) Finance
2 2550 (18.93%) Agile Software Development
3 2138 (15.87%) SQL
4 2097 (15.57%) Business Analysis
5 1701 (12.63%) Microsoft
6 1575 (11.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 1557 (11.56%) Windows
8 1550 (11.51%) Analytical Skills
9 1513 (11.23%) Banking
10 1230 (9.13%) MS Excel
11 1150 (8.54%) ITIL
12 1046 (7.77%) MS Office
13 946 (7.02%) Data Analysis
14 937 (6.96%) Project Management
15 911 (6.76%) Active Directory
16 887 (6.59%) Migration
17 861 (6.39%) Retail
18 818 (6.07%) Oracle
19 794 (5.90%) Business Intelligence
19 794 (5.90%) Security Cleared
20 747 (5.55%) Scrum
21 738 (5.48%) Degree
22 731 (5.43%) User Acceptance Testing
23 722 (5.36%) Change Management
24 696 (5.17%) User Stories
25 652 (4.84%) SQL Server
26 638 (4.74%) SAP
27 624 (4.63%) Test Scripting
28 620 (4.60%) Analytics
29 619 (4.60%) 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
1 410 (3.04%) SharePoint
2 223 (1.66%) SAS
3 197 (1.46%) MS Exchange
4 148 (1.10%) Confluence
5 141 (1.05%) CMS
6 104 (0.77%) WebSphere
7 97 (0.72%) IIS
8 90 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2010
9 83 (0.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 73 (0.54%) Skype for Business
11 52 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
12 46 (0.34%) Apache Spark
13 45 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2007
14 44 (0.33%) Apache
15 41 (0.30%) IBM Notes
16 39 (0.29%) BizTalk Server
16 39 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2013
17 30 (0.22%) Tomcat
18 29 (0.22%) WebLogic
19 27 (0.20%) Drupal
Applications
1 1230 (9.13%) MS Excel
2 1046 (7.77%) MS Office
3 460 (3.42%) MS PowerPoint
4 376 (2.79%) MS Visio
5 198 (1.47%) MS Project
6 150 (1.11%) Spreadsheet
7 44 (0.33%) SPSS
8 10 (0.074%) Stata
9 7 (0.052%) InfoPath
9 7 (0.052%) LaTeX
9 7 (0.052%) Photoshop
10 5 (0.037%) Acrobat
10 5 (0.037%) OmniGraffle
11 3 (0.022%) Adobe Illustrator
11 3 (0.022%) Doxygen
11 3 (0.022%) Open Workbench
11 3 (0.022%) RoboHelp
12 2 (0.015%) InDesign
12 2 (0.015%) Maya
12 2 (0.015%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 208 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 68 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
3 67 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 62 (0.46%) Oracle EBS
5 48 (0.36%) Oracle EBS R12
6 42 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
6 42 (0.31%) SAP FI
7 41 (0.30%) Unit4 Business World
8 39 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
9 33 (0.25%) SAP CO
9 33 (0.25%) SAP FI/CO
10 31 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
11 30 (0.22%) Oracle Financials
12 27 (0.20%) Oracle Payables
13 26 (0.19%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
14 25 (0.19%) thinkFolio
15 23 (0.17%) SAP HR
15 23 (0.17%) Sonata
16 21 (0.16%) Maximo
17 20 (0.15%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 202 (1.50%) Office 365
2 87 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 73 (0.54%) Google Analytics
3 73 (0.54%) SaaS
4 47 (0.35%) SuccessFactors
5 46 (0.34%) IaaS
6 43 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
7 38 (0.28%) PaaS
8 25 (0.19%) Adobe Analytics
9 22 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
9 22 (0.16%) GitHub
10 21 (0.16%) IBM Blueworks
11 12 (0.089%) Google Tag Manager
12 11 (0.082%) Force.com
13 10 (0.074%) G Suite
13 10 (0.074%) OneDrive
14 9 (0.067%) Google Drive
15 8 (0.059%) Mimecast
16 6 (0.045%) Trello
17 4 (0.030%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 334 (2.48%) Firewall
2 219 (1.63%) TCP/IP
3 198 (1.47%) LAN
4 188 (1.40%) WAN
5 158 (1.17%) Internet
6 142 (1.05%) DNS
7 133 (0.99%) VPN
8 128 (0.95%) Network Security
9 100 (0.74%) Wireless
10 93 (0.69%) VoIP
11 91 (0.68%) DHCP
12 68 (0.50%) Intrusion Detection
13 64 (0.48%) SAN
14 63 (0.47%) Intranet
15 56 (0.42%) HTTP
16 43 (0.32%) Cisco ASA
17 38 (0.28%) Skype
17 38 (0.28%) Wi-Fi
18 36 (0.27%) MPLS
19 31 (0.23%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 652 (4.84%) SQL Server
2 447 (3.32%) Data Warehouse
3 266 (1.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 234 (1.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 196 (1.46%) Relational Database
6 175 (1.30%) Big Data
7 165 (1.23%) BusinessObjects
8 153 (1.14%) Oracle Database
9 121 (0.90%) QlikView
10 115 (0.85%) DB2
11 108 (0.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 103 (0.76%) Hadoop
13 81 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
14 80 (0.59%) Data Mining
14 80 (0.59%) Oracle Reports
15 75 (0.56%) MS Access
16 62 (0.46%) SQL Server 2008
17 57 (0.42%) Power BI
18 50 (0.37%) GIS
19 46 (0.34%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 478 (3.55%) JIRA
2 322 (2.39%) Selenium
3 167 (1.24%) Cucumber
4 154 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
5 126 (0.94%) WebDriver
6 114 (0.85%) SoapUI
7 99 (0.74%) Jenkins
8 93 (0.69%) HP UFT
9 66 (0.49%) Git (software)
9 66 (0.49%) Visual Studio
10 61 (0.45%) SpecFlow
11 52 (0.39%) JMeter
12 44 (0.33%) Eclipse
13 41 (0.30%) LoadRunner
14 33 (0.25%) Oracle Forms
15 32 (0.24%) JUnit
16 30 (0.22%) Subversion
17 28 (0.21%) Appium
18 27 (0.20%) ERwin
19 24 (0.18%) Toad
General
1 3712 (27.56%) Finance
2 1513 (11.23%) Banking
3 861 (6.39%) Retail
4 401 (2.98%) Marketing
5 399 (2.96%) Telecoms
6 389 (2.89%) Front Office
7 373 (2.77%) Investment Banking
8 363 (2.70%) Legal
9 234 (1.74%) Back Office
10 229 (1.70%) Manufacturing
11 170 (1.26%) Advertising
12 169 (1.25%) Law
13 122 (0.91%) Financial Institution
13 122 (0.91%) Publishing
14 108 (0.80%) Retail Banking
15 95 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
16 77 (0.57%) Billing
17 59 (0.44%) French Language
17 59 (0.44%) Games
18 58 (0.43%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 354 (2.63%) XML
2 293 (2.18%) .NET
3 273 (2.03%) Web Services
4 163 (1.21%) HTML
5 123 (0.91%) SOAP
6 85 (0.63%) Middleware
7 77 (0.57%) CSS
7 77 (0.57%) Gherkin
8 61 (0.45%) RESTful
9 55 (0.41%) JSON
10 49 (0.36%) FIX Protocol
11 46 (0.34%) REST
12 38 (0.28%) ELK Stack
13 36 (0.27%) ASP.NET
14 34 (0.25%) .NET Framework
14 34 (0.25%) J2EE
15 28 (0.21%) WebSphere MQ
16 27 (0.20%) FpML
17 22 (0.16%) Spring
17 22 (0.16%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1550 (11.51%) Analytical Skills
2 496 (3.68%) Management Information System
3 308 (2.29%) User Experience
4 293 (2.18%) Derivative
5 279 (2.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 243 (1.80%) Fixed Income
7 237 (1.76%) Equities
8 231 (1.72%) NHS
9 206 (1.53%) Data Centre
10 165 (1.23%) Visualisation
11 160 (1.19%) Statistics
12 156 (1.16%) Blackberry
13 144 (1.07%) Computer Science
14 123 (0.91%) Credit Risk
15 107 (0.79%) Mainframe
16 99 (0.74%) Data Structures
17 97 (0.72%) Mobile App
18 91 (0.68%) Reference Data
19 90 (0.67%) SWIFT
20 88 (0.65%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1557 (11.56%) Windows
2 548 (4.07%) Windows 7
3 485 (3.60%) Unix
4 435 (3.23%) Linux
5 289 (2.15%) Windows Server
6 166 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
7 161 (1.20%) Windows XP
8 135 (1.00%) Windows 10
9 122 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
10 117 (0.87%) Windows 8
11 101 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
12 96 (0.71%) Android
13 79 (0.59%) Apple iOS
14 68 (0.50%) AIX
15 47 (0.35%) Mac OS X
16 34 (0.25%) Windows 2000
17 23 (0.17%) Windows Vista
18 22 (0.16%) Solaris
19 17 (0.13%) Mac OS
19 17 (0.13%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2550 (18.93%) Agile Software Development
2 2097 (15.57%) Business Analysis
3 1575 (11.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 1150 (8.54%) ITIL
5 946 (7.02%) Data Analysis
6 937 (6.96%) Project Management
7 887 (6.59%) Migration
8 794 (5.90%) Business Intelligence
9 747 (5.55%) Scrum
10 731 (5.43%) User Acceptance Testing
11 722 (5.36%) Change Management
12 696 (5.17%) User Stories
13 624 (4.63%) Test Scripting
14 620 (4.60%) Analytics
15 619 (4.60%) Data Modelling
16 570 (4.23%) CRM
17 522 (3.88%) Waterfall
18 517 (3.84%) Use Case
19 483 (3.59%) SDLC
20 473 (3.51%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2138 (15.87%) SQL
2 504 (3.74%) Java
3 303 (2.25%) C#
4 298 (2.21%) Python
5 218 (1.62%) VBA
6 176 (1.31%) T-SQL
7 159 (1.18%) JavaScript
8 136 (1.01%) PL/SQL
9 135 (1.00%) R
10 133 (0.99%) PowerShell
11 132 (0.98%) C
12 95 (0.71%) C++
13 92 (0.68%) Perl
14 91 (0.68%) VB
15 61 (0.45%) Shell Script
16 47 (0.35%) VBScript
17 43 (0.32%) Ruby
18 41 (0.30%) COBOL
19 37 (0.27%) Bash Shell
20 35 (0.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 794 (5.90%) Security Cleared
2 738 (5.48%) Degree
3 531 (3.94%) SC Cleared
4 450 (3.34%) ISEB
5 219 (1.63%) ISTQB
6 192 (1.43%) CISSP
7 138 (1.02%) ITIL Certification
8 119 (0.88%) DV Cleared
9 106 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
10 98 (0.73%) Microsoft Certification
11 93 (0.69%) CISM
12 92 (0.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 81 (0.60%) CCNA
14 71 (0.53%) BPSS Clearance
15 60 (0.45%) CISA
16 57 (0.42%) MCP
17 51 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 44 (0.33%) MCSE
19 43 (0.32%) CBAP
20 42 (0.31%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 545 (4.05%) QA
2 345 (2.56%) SLA
3 336 (2.49%) Data Quality
4 275 (2.04%) MiFID
5 97 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 73 (0.54%) EMIR
7 72 (0.53%) Solvency II
8 60 (0.45%) Disclosure Scotland
9 59 (0.44%) Dodd-Frank
10 55 (0.41%) PCI DSS
11 53 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 35 (0.26%) SEPA
13 31 (0.23%) GDPR
14 27 (0.20%) COBIT
15 24 (0.18%) FATCA
16 23 (0.17%) ISO 9001
17 18 (0.13%) Basel III
18 16 (0.12%) GAAP
19 13 (0.097%) ISO20022
20 12 (0.089%) GxP
System Software
1 911 (6.76%) Active Directory
2 169 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 67 (0.50%) XenApp
4 46 (0.34%) Hyper-V
5 43 (0.32%) VMware ESX
6 38 (0.28%) vSphere
7 37 (0.27%) XenDesktop
8 31 (0.23%) Microsoft App-V
9 27 (0.20%) Virtual Desktop
9 27 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
10 22 (0.16%) BitLocker
11 19 (0.14%) Terminal Services
12 16 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
13 12 (0.089%) Virtual Servers
14 11 (0.082%) Firmware
15 10 (0.074%) RACF
16 8 (0.059%) Apache Flume
16 8 (0.059%) XenServer
17 7 (0.052%) HDFS
17 7 (0.052%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 169 (1.25%) HP Quality Center
2 149 (1.11%) SCCM
3 71 (0.53%) Tivoli
4 39 (0.29%) QRadar
5 28 (0.21%) Control-M
6 26 (0.19%) Nessus
6 26 (0.19%) SCOM
7 25 (0.19%) McAfee ePO
7 25 (0.19%) WSUS
8 23 (0.17%) AirWatch
8 23 (0.17%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 23 (0.17%) Kibana
9 21 (0.16%) logstash
10 20 (0.15%) Puppet
11 19 (0.14%) Nagios
12 18 (0.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 16 (0.12%) NetBackup
14 15 (0.11%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
15 13 (0.097%) Network Intrusion Detection System
16 12 (0.089%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 1701 (12.63%) Microsoft
2 818 (6.07%) Oracle
3 638 (4.74%) SAP
4 295 (2.19%) VMware
5 290 (2.15%) Cisco
6 288 (2.14%) Citrix
7 248 (1.84%) HP
8 201 (1.49%) Tableau
9 181 (1.34%) IBM
10 161 (1.20%) ServiceNow
11 156 (1.16%) Google
12 155 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
13 129 (0.96%) Remedy
14 124 (0.92%) Splunk
15 101 (0.75%) Adobe
16 94 (0.70%) CheckPoint
17 89 (0.66%) Apple
17 89 (0.66%) Intel Security
18 86 (0.64%) Cognos
19 82 (0.61%) Bloomberg
Ipswich, Suffolk
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Rate: £475 - £525 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hull, North Humberside
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Rate: Up to £340 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
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Rate: £400 - £440 per day
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Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
West Midlands
TEKsystems
Rate: £275 - £325 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 18 hours ago
West London
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Rate: £450 - £525 per day
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Kent
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Rate: £400 - £450 Per Day
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
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Rate: £250 - £300 per day
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Reigate, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
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Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £300 - £350 per annum
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London
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Rate: £600 - £650 per day
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London
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Hull, North Humberside
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Bristol, Avon
Hydrogen Group
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Ipswich, Suffolk
Lorien Resourcing
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Redhill, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: up to £450 day rate
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West Midlands
onezeero.
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LA International
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Epsom, Surrey
Canary Wharf and City
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