The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 1 September 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 3 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 9332 8970 11253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.24% 18.39% 21.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.79% 19.81% 22.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 5954 5672 6921
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £191 £205 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.51% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 521 556 716
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.55 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.53% -5.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.65 £27.46 £33.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.62 £14.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+2.59% -5.00%
Analyst
UK

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
47165 45283 49370
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.19% 92.85% 92.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 29205 27533 28388
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1871 1982 2460
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.57 £41.01
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

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 1 September 2014.

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 1 September 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +1 4398 £404 -5.05% 1020
South East +2 1648 £330 -5.71% 372
South West 0 598 £349 -1.75% 163
East of England 0 582 £361 +3.21% 127
North West +1 579 £313 +0.80% 183
Yorkshire +1 529 £325 +5.69% 194
West Midlands 0 440 £325 -7.14% 123
East Midlands +1 370 £375 +25.00% 66
North East -2 98 £338 -0.73% 32
Midlands +2 41 £336 -10.33% 2
Analyst
UK

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited 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 Analyst in their job title.

1 4966 (26.94%) Finance
2 3350 (18.17%) SQL
3 2729 (14.80%) Business Analysis
4 2489 (13.50%) Microsoft
5 2465 (13.37%) Windows
6 2459 (13.34%) Banking
7 1966 (10.67%) MS Excel
8 1746 (9.47%) ITIL
9 1602 (8.69%) Stakeholder Management
10 1576 (8.55%) MS Office
11 1439 (7.81%) Project Management
12 1386 (7.52%) Active Directory
13 1375 (7.46%) Oracle
14 1325 (7.19%) Retail
15 1300 (7.05%) User Acceptance Testing
16 1195 (6.48%) Data Analysis
17 1125 (6.10%) SQL Server
18 1104 (5.99%) Agile Software Development
19 1048 (5.69%) Migration
20 1017 (5.52%) Business Intelligence
21 955 (5.18%) Windows 7
22 940 (5.10%) Degree
23 893 (4.84%) Test Scripting
24 885 (4.80%) Investment Banking
25 863 (4.68%) Security Cleared
26 853 (4.63%) SAP
27 851 (4.62%) Change Management
28 839 (4.55%) ISEB
29 811 (4.40%) UNIX
30 800 (4.34%) QA

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited 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 Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 730 (3.96%) SharePoint
2 472 (2.56%) MS Exchange
3 369 (2.00%) SAS
4 198 (1.07%) CMS
5 185 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 167 (0.91%) IBM Notes
7 162 (0.88%) WebSphere
8 139 (0.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 126 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
10 119 (0.65%) IIS
11 99 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2007
12 85 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2003
12 85 (0.46%) WebLogic
13 78 (0.42%) Lync
14 61 (0.33%) Apache
15 55 (0.30%) Tomcat
16 54 (0.29%) BizTalk Server
17 51 (0.28%) SharePoint 2013
18 40 (0.22%) Confluence
19 37 (0.20%) Drupal
Applications
1 1966 (10.67%) MS Excel
2 1576 (8.55%) MS Office
3 605 (3.28%) MS PowerPoint
4 594 (3.22%) MS Visio
5 354 (1.92%) MS Project
6 171 (0.93%) Spreadsheet
7 101 (0.55%) SPSS
8 34 (0.18%) PowerPivot
9 30 (0.16%) InfoPath
10 13 (0.071%) FastStats
11 11 (0.060%) Photoshop
12 7 (0.038%) Stata
13 5 (0.027%) AutoCAD
14 4 (0.022%) Final Cut Pro
14 4 (0.022%) Mingle
15 3 (0.016%) Adobe Captivate
15 3 (0.016%) InDesign
16 2 (0.011%) Mathematica
16 2 (0.011%) CINEMA 4D
16 2 (0.011%) DOC1
Business Applications
1 176 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 137 (0.74%) Oracle EBS
3 116 (0.63%) Oracle EBS R12
4 79 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
5 78 (0.42%) Markit EDM
6 73 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
7 69 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 60 (0.33%) SAP HR
8 60 (0.33%) SAP SD
8 60 (0.33%) Oracle Payables
9 57 (0.31%) Oracle General Ledger
10 52 (0.28%) Oracle Receivables
11 51 (0.28%) Google Analytics
12 47 (0.25%) SAP FI
13 44 (0.24%) SAP CO
14 43 (0.23%) Oracle Financials
14 43 (0.23%) SAP FI/CO
15 40 (0.22%) Agresso
16 36 (0.20%) Maximo
17 35 (0.19%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 89 (0.48%) Office 365
2 72 (0.39%) SaaS
3 21 (0.11%) Google Apps
4 19 (0.10%) Microsoft Azure
5 18 (0.098%) Force.com
6 17 (0.092%) Cloud Computing
7 15 (0.081%) SuccessFactors
8 7 (0.038%) IBM Blueworks
9 6 (0.033%) Taleo
10 5 (0.027%) Amazon EMR
11 4 (0.022%) Amazon AWS
12 2 (0.011%) PaaS
12 2 (0.011%) Heroku
12 2 (0.011%) Trello
13 1 (0.005%) Basecamp
13 1 (0.005%) IaaS
13 1 (0.005%) Amazon EC2
13 1 (0.005%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 337 (1.83%) Firewall
2 298 (1.62%) TCP/IP
3 236 (1.28%) Internet
4 230 (1.25%) LAN
5 226 (1.23%) WAN
6 199 (1.08%) SAN
7 181 (0.98%) DNS
8 145 (0.79%) VPN
9 137 (0.74%) Intranet
10 124 (0.67%) DHCP
11 110 (0.60%) VoIP
11 110 (0.60%) Wireless
12 97 (0.53%) Network Security
13 77 (0.42%) FTP
14 68 (0.37%) HTTP
15 55 (0.30%) MPLS
16 52 (0.28%) Wi-Fi
17 49 (0.27%) LDAP
18 44 (0.24%) SSL
19 41 (0.22%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1125 (6.10%) SQL Server
2 744 (4.04%) Data Warehouse
3 395 (2.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 326 (1.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 259 (1.41%) Relational Database
6 242 (1.31%) Oracle Database
7 237 (1.29%) MS Access
8 229 (1.24%) Data Mining
9 199 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
10 177 (0.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 160 (0.87%) QlikView
12 121 (0.66%) Oracle Reports
13 114 (0.62%) DB2
14 109 (0.59%) MySQL
15 100 (0.54%) Crystal Reports
16 92 (0.50%) SQL Server 2005
17 89 (0.48%) Big Data
18 73 (0.40%) Oracle Database 11g
19 70 (0.38%) SQL Server 2012
20 69 (0.37%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 292 (1.58%) Selenium
2 281 (1.52%) JIRA
3 191 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
4 158 (0.86%) Visual Studio
5 151 (0.82%) QuickTest Pro
6 122 (0.66%) Cucumber
7 94 (0.51%) WebDriver
8 71 (0.39%) LoadRunner
9 64 (0.35%) SoapUI
10 60 (0.33%) FitNesse
11 52 (0.28%) SpecFlow
12 51 (0.28%) Toad
12 51 (0.28%) JMeter
13 49 (0.27%) Rational Rose
14 48 (0.26%) Jenkins
15 39 (0.21%) Oracle Forms
16 38 (0.21%) TestDirector
17 37 (0.20%) Eclipse
18 36 (0.20%) Git (software)
19 31 (0.17%) Maven
General
1 4966 (26.94%) Finance
2 2459 (13.34%) Banking
3 1325 (7.19%) Retail
4 885 (4.80%) Investment Banking
5 570 (3.09%) Front Office
6 551 (2.99%) Telecoms
7 527 (2.86%) Marketing
8 454 (2.46%) Legal
9 351 (1.90%) Back Office
10 254 (1.38%) Retail Banking
11 240 (1.30%) Law
12 237 (1.29%) Manufacturing
13 221 (1.20%) Publishing
14 217 (1.18%) Financial Institution
15 183 (0.99%) Advertising
16 172 (0.93%) Billing
17 145 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
18 93 (0.50%) General Ledger
19 87 (0.47%) French Language
20 85 (0.46%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 607 (3.29%) .NET
2 442 (2.40%) XML
3 327 (1.77%) HTML
4 297 (1.61%) Web Services
5 162 (0.88%) ASP.NET
6 123 (0.67%) Middleware
7 122 (0.66%) CSS
8 121 (0.66%) SOAP
9 107 (0.58%) J2EE
10 80 (0.43%) JSP
11 60 (0.33%) MDX
12 56 (0.30%) REST
12 56 (0.30%) XSLT
13 54 (0.29%) WCF
14 51 (0.28%) .NET Framework
15 49 (0.27%) FIX Protocol
15 49 (0.27%) jQuery
16 46 (0.25%) FpML
17 43 (0.23%) Spring
18 41 (0.22%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 679 (3.68%) NHS
2 644 (3.49%) Management Information System
3 441 (2.39%) Derivative
4 348 (1.89%) Blackberry
5 294 (1.59%) Fixed Income
6 259 (1.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 257 (1.39%) Credit Risk
8 211 (1.14%) Equities
9 200 (1.09%) Mobile App
10 183 (0.99%) Statistics
11 168 (0.91%) Market Risk
12 145 (0.79%) Computer Science
13 133 (0.72%) Mathematics
14 129 (0.70%) Mainframe
15 118 (0.64%) Reference Data
15 118 (0.64%) Open Source
16 105 (0.57%) CMDB
17 103 (0.56%) Data Extraction
18 101 (0.55%) Data Integration
19 100 (0.54%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2465 (13.37%) Windows
2 955 (5.18%) Windows 7
3 811 (4.40%) UNIX
4 682 (3.70%) Windows XP
5 509 (2.76%) Linux
6 449 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
7 364 (1.97%) Windows Server 2003
8 139 (0.75%) Apple iOS
9 138 (0.75%) Android
10 123 (0.67%) Windows 8
11 106 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
12 97 (0.53%) Solaris
13 91 (0.49%) Windows Vista
14 82 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 58 (0.31%) Windows 2000
16 57 (0.31%) Mac OS X
17 54 (0.29%) AIX
18 28 (0.15%) HPUX
19 22 (0.12%) CentOS
20 20 (0.11%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 2729 (14.80%) Business Analysis
2 1746 (9.47%) ITIL
3 1602 (8.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 1439 (7.81%) Project Management
5 1300 (7.05%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1195 (6.48%) Data Analysis
7 1104 (5.99%) Agile Software Development
8 1048 (5.69%) Migration
9 1017 (5.52%) Business Intelligence
10 893 (4.84%) Test Scripting
11 851 (4.62%) Change Management
12 770 (4.18%) E-Commerce
13 761 (4.13%) CRM
14 743 (4.03%) Scrum
15 733 (3.98%) Data Modelling
16 719 (3.90%) Use Case
17 710 (3.85%) UML
18 614 (3.33%) Analytics
19 590 (3.20%) PRINCE2
20 569 (3.09%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3350 (18.17%) SQL
2 598 (3.24%) Java
3 430 (2.33%) VBA
4 423 (2.29%) C#
5 246 (1.33%) T-SQL
6 225 (1.22%) JavaScript
7 201 (1.09%) PL/SQL
8 200 (1.09%) VB
9 147 (0.80%) Perl
10 137 (0.74%) C
10 137 (0.74%) Python
11 125 (0.68%) C++
12 117 (0.63%) PowerShell
13 110 (0.60%) Shell Script
14 72 (0.39%) VBScript
15 68 (0.37%) PHP
16 63 (0.34%) Bash Shell
17 60 (0.33%) Ruby
18 55 (0.30%) R
19 47 (0.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 940 (5.10%) Degree
2 863 (4.68%) Security Cleared
3 839 (4.55%) ISEB
4 611 (3.31%) SC Cleared
5 367 (1.99%) ISTQB
6 253 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
7 202 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
8 199 (1.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 160 (0.87%) CISSP
10 152 (0.82%) MCP
11 149 (0.81%) DV Cleared
12 126 (0.68%) MCSE
13 102 (0.55%) Cisco Certification
13 102 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 82 (0.44%) PMI Certification
14 82 (0.44%) CCNA
15 73 (0.40%) CISM
16 65 (0.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 63 (0.34%) CIMA
18 60 (0.33%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 800 (4.34%) QA
2 445 (2.41%) SLA
3 160 (0.87%) Data Quality
4 126 (0.68%) EMIR
5 122 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 115 (0.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 110 (0.60%) Dodd-Frank
8 94 (0.51%) Basel III
9 86 (0.47%) PCI DSS
10 81 (0.44%) Solvency II
11 66 (0.36%) ISO 9001
12 48 (0.26%) Basel II
12 48 (0.26%) FATCA
13 36 (0.20%) MiFID
14 31 (0.17%) COBIT
15 26 (0.14%) AIFMD
16 22 (0.12%) COREP
17 21 (0.11%) FINREP
18 19 (0.10%) P3O
19 18 (0.098%) CRD IV
System Software
1 1386 (7.52%) Active Directory
2 193 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 94 (0.51%) XenApp
4 66 (0.36%) Hyper-V
5 53 (0.29%) VMware ESX
6 42 (0.23%) Microsoft App-V
6 42 (0.23%) vSphere
7 29 (0.16%) Terminal Services
8 25 (0.14%) XenDesktop
9 21 (0.11%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 18 (0.098%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 17 (0.092%) XenServer
12 14 (0.076%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 14 (0.076%) Xen
13 13 (0.071%) NLBS
14 12 (0.065%) Nmap
14 12 (0.065%) RACF
14 12 (0.065%) NFS
14 12 (0.065%) VMware ESXi
15 10 (0.054%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 399 (2.16%) HP Quality Center
2 191 (1.04%) SCCM
3 86 (0.47%) Tivoli
4 70 (0.38%) Backup Exec
5 62 (0.34%) Control-M
6 51 (0.28%) OpenView
7 45 (0.24%) NetBackup
8 42 (0.23%) SCOM
9 37 (0.20%) ITRS Geneos
10 32 (0.17%) OVSD
11 31 (0.17%) WSUS
12 30 (0.16%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 26 (0.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 26 (0.14%) Nessus
14 25 (0.14%) Nagios
15 20 (0.11%) Norton AntiVirus
16 17 (0.092%) HP UCMDB
17 16 (0.087%) McAfee ePO
18 15 (0.081%) Netcool
19 14 (0.076%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 2489 (13.50%) Microsoft
2 1375 (7.46%) Oracle
3 853 (4.63%) SAP
4 618 (3.35%) HP
5 585 (3.17%) Citrix
6 381 (2.07%) VMware
7 321 (1.74%) Cisco
8 300 (1.63%) Business Objects
9 289 (1.57%) Remedy
10 245 (1.33%) IBM
11 229 (1.24%) Salesforce.com
12 183 (0.99%) Cognos
13 171 (0.93%) Lotus
14 122 (0.66%) Tableau
15 111 (0.60%) Siebel
16 109 (0.59%) Red Hat
17 102 (0.55%) ServiceNow
18 96 (0.52%) Charles River
19 95 (0.52%) Apple
20 94 (0.51%) Google
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