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 30 June 2015 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 3 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 9259 9485 8367
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.17% 19.46% 18.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.66% 20.99% 20.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 5973 6092 5198
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 539 546 516
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.88 £15.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +0.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £32.00 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
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
47107 45196 41281
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.46% 92.71% 92.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 30238 28237 24557
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1775 1819 1985
Average hourly rate £16.60 £16.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.60% -13.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -5.71%

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 30 June 2015.

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 30 June 2015.

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 30 June 2015. 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 4174 £425 +3.03% 945
South East -1 1659 £350 +7.69% 327
North West 0 725 £330 +1.53% 202
Yorkshire -1 604 £350 +7.69% 172
East of England 0 598 £350 -6.66% 134
South West -1 517 £350 - 157
West Midlands 0 432 £350 +7.69% 130
East Midlands -1 323 £350 -6.66% 98
North East +2 178 £329 +1.25% 18
Midlands 0 35 £507 +20.59% 2
South Coast +4 12 - -
Analyst
UK

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 5250 (28.62%) Finance
2 3430 (18.70%) SQL
3 2722 (14.84%) Business Analysis
4 2683 (14.63%) Microsoft
5 2542 (13.86%) Banking
6 2427 (13.23%) Agile Software Development
7 2210 (12.05%) Windows
8 2148 (11.71%) Analytical Skills
9 2013 (10.97%) Stakeholder Management
10 1932 (10.53%) MS Excel
11 1662 (9.06%) ITIL
12 1580 (8.61%) MS Office
13 1358 (7.40%) Project Management
14 1273 (6.94%) Active Directory
15 1235 (6.73%) Migration
16 1213 (6.61%) Data Analysis
17 1202 (6.55%) Oracle
18 1175 (6.41%) Retail
19 1145 (6.24%) Business Intelligence
20 1105 (6.02%) User Acceptance Testing
21 1093 (5.96%) SQL Server
22 887 (4.84%) Windows 7
23 867 (4.73%) Data Modelling
24 856 (4.67%) Data Warehouse
25 852 (4.64%) Degree
26 833 (4.54%) Test Scripting
27 824 (4.49%) Security Cleared
27 824 (4.49%) QA
28 816 (4.45%) CRM
29 785 (4.28%) Investment Banking

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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
1 659 (3.59%) SharePoint
2 378 (2.06%) MS Exchange
3 346 (1.89%) SAS
4 195 (1.06%) IIS
5 177 (0.96%) CMS
6 129 (0.70%) WebSphere
7 119 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2010
8 117 (0.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 102 (0.56%) IBM Notes
10 84 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
11 83 (0.45%) Lync
12 81 (0.44%) Tomcat
13 67 (0.37%) Apache
14 64 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
15 56 (0.31%) Confluence
16 55 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2007
17 46 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
18 44 (0.24%) Adobe Experience Manager
19 40 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2003
19 40 (0.22%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1932 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 1580 (8.61%) MS Office
3 601 (3.28%) MS Visio
4 599 (3.27%) MS PowerPoint
5 243 (1.32%) MS Project
6 150 (0.82%) Spreadsheet
7 60 (0.33%) SPSS
8 46 (0.25%) PowerPivot
9 17 (0.093%) InfoPath
10 12 (0.065%) Open Workbench
11 7 (0.038%) Shockwave
12 6 (0.033%) FastStats
13 5 (0.027%) AutoCAD
13 5 (0.027%) SOLIDWORKS
14 4 (0.022%) Adobe Creative Suite
15 2 (0.011%) Simulink
15 2 (0.011%) 3ds Max
15 2 (0.011%) Acrobat
15 2 (0.011%) Photoshop
16 1 (0.005%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 251 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 85 (0.46%) Dynamics AX
3 75 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 73 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
5 60 (0.33%) Remedy ITSM
6 59 (0.32%) Oracle General Ledger
7 54 (0.29%) Markit EDM
8 52 (0.28%) SAP HR
9 48 (0.26%) thinkFolio
10 47 (0.26%) Oracle EBS R12
11 43 (0.23%) Oracle Financials
12 40 (0.22%) Summit
13 37 (0.20%) SAP FI
14 35 (0.19%) Oracle Payables
14 35 (0.19%) Oracle Receivables
15 33 (0.18%) Agresso
16 27 (0.15%) SAP CO
16 27 (0.15%) SAP FI/CO
16 27 (0.15%) SimCorp Dimension
17 26 (0.14%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 143 (0.78%) Office 365
2 77 (0.42%) SaaS
3 68 (0.37%) Google Analytics
4 46 (0.25%) Amazon AWS
5 45 (0.25%) Microsoft Azure
6 40 (0.22%) Adobe Analytics
7 27 (0.15%) Google Apps
8 24 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
9 23 (0.13%) SuccessFactors
10 19 (0.10%) IBM Blueworks
11 17 (0.093%) Google Cloud Platform
11 17 (0.093%) IaaS
12 15 (0.082%) PaaS
13 7 (0.038%) Force.com
14 6 (0.033%) Yammer
15 5 (0.027%) Amazon EC2
15 5 (0.027%) Taleo
15 5 (0.027%) GitHub
16 3 (0.016%) Mimecast
17 2 (0.011%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 398 (2.17%) Firewall
2 352 (1.92%) LAN
3 328 (1.79%) WAN
4 238 (1.30%) TCP/IP
5 237 (1.29%) Internet
6 211 (1.15%) DNS
7 185 (1.01%) VPN
8 161 (0.88%) DHCP
9 158 (0.86%) SAN
10 131 (0.71%) Intranet
11 130 (0.71%) Network Security
12 116 (0.63%) Wireless
13 95 (0.52%) SSL
14 80 (0.44%) VoIP
14 80 (0.44%) Cisco ASA
15 64 (0.35%) HTTP
16 63 (0.34%) LDAP
17 58 (0.32%) Intrusion Detection
18 56 (0.31%) MPLS
19 47 (0.26%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1093 (5.96%) SQL Server
2 856 (4.67%) Data Warehouse
3 452 (2.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 432 (2.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 273 (1.49%) Relational Database
6 233 (1.27%) Oracle Database
7 220 (1.20%) QlikView
8 199 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 192 (1.05%) Data Mining
9 192 (1.05%) MS Access
10 161 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
11 124 (0.68%) DB2
12 111 (0.61%) Oracle Reports
13 109 (0.59%) Big Data
14 107 (0.58%) RDBMS
15 102 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
16 91 (0.50%) SQL Server 2005
17 89 (0.49%) Crystal Reports
18 86 (0.47%) Oracle BI EE
19 69 (0.38%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 387 (2.11%) JIRA
2 318 (1.73%) Selenium
3 163 (0.89%) Cucumber
4 162 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
5 127 (0.69%) WebDriver
6 125 (0.68%) Visual Studio
7 119 (0.65%) SoapUI
8 118 (0.64%) HP UFT
9 95 (0.52%) LoadRunner
10 93 (0.51%) Subversion
11 84 (0.46%) SpecFlow
12 81 (0.44%) Jenkins
13 54 (0.29%) Toad
14 39 (0.21%) Maven
15 38 (0.21%) JMeter
15 38 (0.21%) Oracle Forms
16 36 (0.20%) JUnit
16 36 (0.20%) Git (software)
17 35 (0.19%) Eclipse
17 35 (0.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 5250 (28.62%) Finance
2 2542 (13.86%) Banking
3 1175 (6.41%) Retail
4 785 (4.28%) Investment Banking
5 671 (3.66%) Telecoms
6 502 (2.74%) Front Office
7 460 (2.51%) Marketing
8 445 (2.43%) Legal
9 298 (1.62%) Back Office
10 271 (1.48%) Retail Banking
11 246 (1.34%) Law
12 244 (1.33%) Manufacturing
13 213 (1.16%) Financial Institution
14 181 (0.99%) Advertising
15 172 (0.94%) Billing
16 128 (0.70%) Publishing
17 125 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
18 121 (0.66%) Automotive
19 100 (0.55%) General Ledger
20 94 (0.51%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 675 (3.68%) .NET
2 496 (2.70%) XML
3 331 (1.80%) Web Services
4 271 (1.48%) HTML
5 159 (0.87%) SOAP
6 154 (0.84%) Middleware
7 152 (0.83%) ASP.NET
8 101 (0.55%) CSS
9 81 (0.44%) J2EE
10 76 (0.41%) FIX Protocol
11 71 (0.39%) .NET Framework
12 62 (0.34%) RESTful
13 59 (0.32%) Gherkin
14 55 (0.30%) JSON
15 52 (0.28%) REST
16 48 (0.26%) HTML5
17 44 (0.24%) WCF
18 41 (0.22%) FpML
18 41 (0.22%) XML Messaging
19 39 (0.21%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2148 (11.71%) Analytical Skills
2 594 (3.24%) Management Information System
3 533 (2.91%) NHS
4 363 (1.98%) Derivative
5 346 (1.89%) Fixed Income
6 289 (1.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 277 (1.51%) Equities
8 269 (1.47%) Blackberry
9 248 (1.35%) User Experience
10 230 (1.25%) Data Centre
11 185 (1.01%) Credit Risk
12 172 (0.94%) Data Structures
13 169 (0.92%) Statistics
14 160 (0.87%) Computer Science
15 157 (0.86%) Visualisation
16 144 (0.78%) Mainframe
17 138 (0.75%) Market Risk
18 126 (0.69%) Mathematics
19 116 (0.63%) Reference Data
20 115 (0.63%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2210 (12.05%) Windows
2 887 (4.84%) Windows 7
3 729 (3.97%) UNIX
4 485 (2.64%) Linux
5 406 (2.21%) Windows Server 2008
6 394 (2.15%) Windows XP
7 291 (1.59%) Windows Server 2003
8 202 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
9 145 (0.79%) Windows 8
10 127 (0.69%) Android
11 99 (0.54%) Apple iOS
12 72 (0.39%) Solaris
13 57 (0.31%) AIX
14 52 (0.28%) Mac OS X
15 44 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 38 (0.21%) Windows Vista
17 24 (0.13%) zOS
18 22 (0.12%) HPUX
18 22 (0.12%) Windows 2000 Server
19 15 (0.082%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 2722 (14.84%) Business Analysis
2 2427 (13.23%) Agile Software Development
3 2013 (10.97%) Stakeholder Management
4 1662 (9.06%) ITIL
5 1358 (7.40%) Project Management
6 1235 (6.73%) Migration
7 1213 (6.61%) Data Analysis
8 1145 (6.24%) Business Intelligence
9 1105 (6.02%) User Acceptance Testing
10 867 (4.73%) Data Modelling
11 833 (4.54%) Test Scripting
12 816 (4.45%) CRM
13 734 (4.00%) E-Commerce
14 724 (3.95%) Change Management
15 687 (3.74%) Scrum
16 610 (3.33%) Use Case
17 586 (3.19%) Analytics
18 585 (3.19%) Waterfall
19 576 (3.14%) SDLC
20 543 (2.96%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3430 (18.70%) SQL
2 766 (4.18%) Java
3 456 (2.49%) C#
4 414 (2.26%) VBA
5 309 (1.68%) T-SQL
6 281 (1.53%) PL/SQL
7 224 (1.22%) JavaScript
8 175 (0.95%) Python
9 171 (0.93%) VB
10 149 (0.81%) PowerShell
11 147 (0.80%) Perl
12 142 (0.77%) Shell Script
13 139 (0.76%) C
14 114 (0.62%) C++
15 74 (0.40%) VBScript
15 74 (0.40%) Ruby
16 71 (0.39%) R
17 68 (0.37%) VB.NET
18 58 (0.32%) COBOL
19 53 (0.29%) JCL
Qualifications
1 852 (4.64%) Degree
2 824 (4.49%) Security Cleared
3 753 (4.10%) ISEB
4 510 (2.78%) SC Cleared
5 318 (1.73%) ISTQB
6 184 (1.00%) CISSP
6 184 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 166 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
8 149 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
9 139 (0.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 116 (0.63%) DV Cleared
10 116 (0.63%) CCNA
11 100 (0.55%) CISM
12 96 (0.52%) MCP
13 80 (0.44%) MCSE
14 74 (0.40%) CIMA
15 72 (0.39%) ACCA
16 68 (0.37%) PMI Certification
17 61 (0.33%) CISA
18 52 (0.28%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 824 (4.49%) QA
2 482 (2.63%) SLA
3 216 (1.18%) Data Quality
4 185 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 128 (0.70%) Solvency II
6 105 (0.57%) PCI DSS
6 105 (0.57%) EMIR
7 88 (0.48%) Dodd-Frank
7 88 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 79 (0.43%) FATCA
9 71 (0.39%) MiFID
10 47 (0.26%) Basel III
11 37 (0.20%) GAAP
12 31 (0.17%) GAMP
13 29 (0.16%) COBIT
14 27 (0.15%) COREP
15 26 (0.14%) ISO 9001
16 25 (0.14%) Basel II
17 17 (0.093%) HL7
18 15 (0.082%) CRD IV
System Software
1 1273 (6.94%) Active Directory
2 220 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 103 (0.56%) Hyper-V
4 93 (0.51%) XenApp
5 88 (0.48%) vSphere
6 43 (0.23%) VMware ESX
7 42 (0.23%) XenDesktop
8 37 (0.20%) Microsoft App-V
9 31 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
10 18 (0.098%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 15 (0.082%) NLBS
12 12 (0.065%) Xen
12 12 (0.065%) Snort
13 11 (0.060%) BitLocker
14 10 (0.055%) Terminal Server
14 10 (0.055%) Terminal Services
14 10 (0.055%) ISA Server
15 9 (0.049%) MetaFrame
15 9 (0.049%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 8 (0.044%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 333 (1.82%) HP Quality Center
2 222 (1.21%) SCCM
3 48 (0.26%) Control-M
4 46 (0.25%) SCOM
5 43 (0.23%) WSUS
6 36 (0.20%) Backup Exec
7 33 (0.18%) Tivoli
8 28 (0.15%) McAfee ePO
8 28 (0.15%) AirWatch
9 27 (0.15%) OpenView
10 19 (0.10%) SCVMM
10 19 (0.10%) NetBackup
10 19 (0.10%) ITRS Geneos
11 18 (0.098%) Puppet
11 18 (0.098%) Norton AntiVirus
11 18 (0.098%) CA Single Sign-On
12 17 (0.093%) OVSD
13 16 (0.087%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 15 (0.082%) Nessus
14 15 (0.082%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 2683 (14.63%) Microsoft
2 1202 (6.55%) Oracle
3 710 (3.87%) SAP
4 579 (3.16%) Citrix
5 485 (2.64%) Cisco
6 483 (2.63%) HP
7 439 (2.39%) VMware
8 306 (1.67%) IBM
9 294 (1.60%) Business Objects
10 233 (1.27%) Remedy
11 186 (1.01%) Cognos
12 174 (0.95%) Salesforce.com
13 161 (0.88%) CheckPoint
14 143 (0.78%) Tableau
15 137 (0.75%) Google
16 126 (0.69%) Adobe
17 123 (0.67%) Informatica
18 117 (0.64%) Teradata
18 117 (0.64%) ServiceNow
19 107 (0.58%) Sybase
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