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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 4 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 8067 8412 8032
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 17.06% 18.07% 17.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.02% 19.12% 19.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5411 5529 5025
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £527 £525 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 363 502 483
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.44 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.60 £27.50 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
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
44757 43990 42263
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.65% 94.48% 94.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 29198 27793 25435
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1556 1772 1890
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.35 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 0 3707 £425 +1.19% 883
South East 0 1365 £350 - 364
North West -1 666 £350 +14.75% 207
Yorkshire 0 571 £325 -4.41% 183
East of England 0 466 £375 +7.14% 140
South West -2 439 £350 -3.44% 146
West Midlands -3 411 £326 +1.95% 134
East Midlands -1 281 £325 -7.14% 74
North East -2 132 £375 +16.27% 28
Midlands +2 27 £413 +3.12% 3
South Coast -2 5 £450 +12.50%
Analyst
UK

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 5065 (29.60%) Finance
2 2920 (17.06%) SQL
3 2750 (16.07%) Agile Software Development
4 2576 (15.05%) Business Analysis
5 2403 (14.04%) Banking
6 2203 (12.87%) Microsoft
7 2046 (11.96%) Windows
8 1995 (11.66%) Analytical Skills
9 1747 (10.21%) Stakeholder Management
10 1638 (9.57%) MS Excel
11 1496 (8.74%) ITIL
12 1358 (7.94%) MS Office
13 1310 (7.65%) Project Management
14 1206 (7.05%) Oracle
15 1199 (7.01%) Active Directory
16 1119 (6.54%) User Acceptance Testing
17 1085 (6.34%) Retail
18 1065 (6.22%) Migration
19 1031 (6.02%) Data Analysis
20 1001 (5.85%) Business Intelligence
21 1000 (5.84%) SQL Server
22 901 (5.26%) Test Scripting
23 832 (4.86%) QA
24 821 (4.80%) Security Cleared
25 810 (4.73%) Change Management
26 807 (4.72%) ISEB
27 804 (4.70%) Degree
28 801 (4.68%) Windows 7
28 801 (4.68%) SAP
29 745 (4.35%) Investment Banking

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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
1 545 (3.18%) SharePoint
2 364 (2.13%) SAS
3 285 (1.67%) MS Exchange
4 145 (0.85%) CMS
5 127 (0.74%) Confluence
6 111 (0.65%) IIS
7 110 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2010
8 99 (0.58%) WebSphere
9 97 (0.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 90 (0.53%) IBM Notes
11 82 (0.48%) Skype for Business
12 72 (0.42%) WebLogic
13 67 (0.39%) Apache
14 62 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
15 56 (0.33%) CICS
16 47 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2007
17 45 (0.26%) Tomcat
18 44 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
18 44 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2013
19 39 (0.23%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1638 (9.57%) MS Excel
2 1358 (7.94%) MS Office
3 552 (3.23%) MS Visio
4 550 (3.21%) MS PowerPoint
5 273 (1.60%) MS Project
6 128 (0.75%) Spreadsheet
7 54 (0.32%) SPSS
8 13 (0.076%) Acrobat
9 6 (0.035%) Open Workbench
10 4 (0.023%) Photoshop
11 3 (0.018%) Casewise Modeler
11 3 (0.018%) SOLIDWORKS
12 2 (0.012%) Adobe After Effects
12 2 (0.012%) Adobe Captivate
12 2 (0.012%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 2 (0.012%) Adobe Premiere
12 2 (0.012%) AutoCAD
12 2 (0.012%) InfoPath
13 1 (0.006%) PTC Creo
13 1 (0.006%) Stata
Business Applications
1 218 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 102 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 71 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
4 63 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
4 63 (0.37%) SAP HR
5 54 (0.32%) SAP FI
6 46 (0.27%) Oracle EBS R12
7 45 (0.26%) SAP CO
8 44 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
8 44 (0.26%) SAP FI/CO
9 37 (0.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 36 (0.21%) Unit4 Business World
11 34 (0.20%) Summit
12 33 (0.19%) Oracle Financials
12 33 (0.19%) SAP ERP
13 31 (0.18%) SAP SRM
14 29 (0.17%) Magento
14 29 (0.17%) thinkFolio
15 27 (0.16%) Oracle ERP
16 24 (0.14%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 219 (1.28%) Office 365
2 69 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
2 69 (0.40%) SaaS
3 59 (0.34%) Google Analytics
4 39 (0.23%) Microsoft Azure
5 31 (0.18%) Adobe Analytics
6 27 (0.16%) SuccessFactors
7 22 (0.13%) GitHub
8 18 (0.11%) Cloud Computing
9 16 (0.093%) Taleo
10 13 (0.076%) Mimecast
11 12 (0.070%) Google Apps
12 9 (0.053%) PaaS
13 8 (0.047%) Google Cloud Platform
13 8 (0.047%) IaaS
14 7 (0.041%) Amazon EC2
14 7 (0.041%) IBM Blueworks
14 7 (0.041%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 7 (0.041%) Yammer
15 5 (0.029%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 320 (1.87%) Firewall
2 245 (1.43%) LAN
3 222 (1.30%) Internet
4 211 (1.23%) WAN
5 208 (1.22%) TCP/IP
6 182 (1.06%) DNS
7 179 (1.05%) VPN
8 104 (0.61%) Network Security
9 102 (0.60%) Intranet
10 100 (0.58%) Wireless
11 98 (0.57%) DHCP
12 97 (0.57%) Intrusion Detection
13 89 (0.52%) SAN
14 87 (0.51%) SSL
15 85 (0.50%) VoIP
16 75 (0.44%) HTTP
17 66 (0.39%) FTP
18 56 (0.33%) Cisco ASA
19 50 (0.29%) ATM
20 47 (0.27%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1000 (5.84%) SQL Server
2 680 (3.97%) Data Warehouse
3 310 (1.81%) BusinessObjects
4 296 (1.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 260 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 224 (1.31%) Relational Database
7 193 (1.13%) Oracle Database
8 176 (1.03%) DB2
9 174 (1.02%) Data Mining
10 151 (0.88%) MS Access
11 150 (0.88%) Big Data
12 139 (0.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 138 (0.81%) QlikView
14 126 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
15 109 (0.64%) Hadoop
16 96 (0.56%) Oracle Reports
17 80 (0.47%) SAP BW
18 79 (0.46%) Oracle BI EE
19 73 (0.43%) SQL Server 2012
20 72 (0.42%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 431 (2.52%) JIRA
2 352 (2.06%) Selenium
3 215 (1.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 209 (1.22%) Cucumber
5 162 (0.95%) HP UFT
6 137 (0.80%) Visual Studio
7 134 (0.78%) SoapUI
8 113 (0.66%) WebDriver
9 100 (0.58%) LoadRunner
10 95 (0.56%) SpecFlow
11 80 (0.47%) Jenkins
12 69 (0.40%) Toad
13 65 (0.38%) Git (software)
14 62 (0.36%) Subversion
15 56 (0.33%) JMeter
16 39 (0.23%) Appium
17 37 (0.22%) ERwin
18 36 (0.21%) Maven
19 33 (0.19%) Capybara
19 33 (0.19%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 5065 (29.60%) Finance
2 2403 (14.04%) Banking
3 1085 (6.34%) Retail
4 745 (4.35%) Investment Banking
5 526 (3.07%) Telecoms
6 522 (3.05%) Legal
7 520 (3.04%) Front Office
8 454 (2.65%) Marketing
9 278 (1.62%) Law
10 267 (1.56%) Back Office
11 260 (1.52%) Retail Banking
12 241 (1.41%) Manufacturing
13 166 (0.97%) Financial Institution
14 164 (0.96%) Advertising
15 126 (0.74%) Publishing
16 125 (0.73%) Pharmaceutical
17 115 (0.67%) Billing
18 96 (0.56%) Electronics
19 78 (0.46%) Automotive
20 72 (0.42%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 498 (2.91%) .NET
2 406 (2.37%) XML
3 365 (2.13%) Web Services
4 187 (1.09%) HTML
5 147 (0.86%) SOAP
6 129 (0.75%) ASP.NET
7 120 (0.70%) Middleware
8 108 (0.63%) Gherkin
9 83 (0.48%) CSS
10 66 (0.39%) REST
11 63 (0.37%) FIX Protocol
12 49 (0.29%) J2EE
13 48 (0.28%) AngularJS
14 45 (0.26%) HTML5
15 44 (0.26%) RESTful
16 41 (0.24%) .NET Framework
16 41 (0.24%) jQuery
17 40 (0.23%) JSON
18 38 (0.22%) FpML
19 33 (0.19%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 1995 (11.66%) Analytical Skills
2 552 (3.23%) Management Information System
3 438 (2.56%) NHS
4 425 (2.48%) Derivative
5 382 (2.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 279 (1.63%) Blackberry
7 276 (1.61%) Equities
8 249 (1.45%) User Experience
9 246 (1.44%) Data Centre
10 237 (1.38%) Fixed Income
11 200 (1.17%) Credit Risk
12 194 (1.13%) Statistics
13 182 (1.06%) Mainframe
14 177 (1.03%) Market Risk
15 169 (0.99%) Visualisation
16 152 (0.89%) Data Structures
17 139 (0.81%) Computer Science
18 124 (0.72%) Mathematics
19 121 (0.71%) Mobile App
20 113 (0.66%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 2046 (11.96%) Windows
2 801 (4.68%) Windows 7
3 600 (3.51%) Unix
4 558 (3.26%) Linux
5 425 (2.48%) Windows Server
6 300 (1.75%) Windows XP
7 239 (1.40%) Windows Server 2008
8 182 (1.06%) Windows Server 2003
9 179 (1.05%) Windows 8
10 167 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
11 121 (0.71%) Android
12 100 (0.58%) Apple iOS
13 67 (0.39%) Solaris
14 63 (0.37%) AIX
15 59 (0.34%) zOS
16 53 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 50 (0.29%) Windows Vista
18 38 (0.22%) Mac OS X
19 34 (0.20%) Windows 10
20 16 (0.093%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2750 (16.07%) Agile Software Development
2 2576 (15.05%) Business Analysis
3 1747 (10.21%) Stakeholder Management
4 1496 (8.74%) ITIL
5 1310 (7.65%) Project Management
6 1119 (6.54%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1065 (6.22%) Migration
8 1031 (6.02%) Data Analysis
9 1001 (5.85%) Business Intelligence
10 901 (5.26%) Test Scripting
11 810 (4.73%) Change Management
12 733 (4.28%) Waterfall
13 730 (4.27%) CRM
14 725 (4.24%) Data Modelling
15 707 (4.13%) Analytics
16 672 (3.93%) Scrum
17 646 (3.77%) User Stories
18 574 (3.35%) Use Case
19 562 (3.28%) SDLC
20 551 (3.22%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2920 (17.06%) SQL
2 593 (3.46%) Java
3 394 (2.30%) C#
4 330 (1.93%) VBA
5 290 (1.69%) JavaScript
6 233 (1.36%) T-SQL
7 204 (1.19%) Python
8 185 (1.08%) PL/SQL
9 161 (0.94%) VB
10 147 (0.86%) PowerShell
11 127 (0.74%) C++
12 122 (0.71%) Perl
13 112 (0.65%) C
14 105 (0.61%) Ruby
15 102 (0.60%) Shell Script
16 83 (0.48%) VBScript
17 74 (0.43%) JCL
18 70 (0.41%) R
19 62 (0.36%) PHP
20 56 (0.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 821 (4.80%) Security Cleared
2 807 (4.72%) ISEB
3 804 (4.70%) Degree
4 520 (3.04%) SC Cleared
5 430 (2.51%) ISTQB
6 210 (1.23%) CISSP
7 200 (1.17%) ITIL Certification
8 186 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
9 177 (1.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 112 (0.65%) DV Cleared
11 111 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
12 99 (0.58%) CISM
12 99 (0.58%) MCP
13 89 (0.52%) MCSE
14 77 (0.45%) PMI Certification
15 66 (0.39%) BPSS Clearance
16 64 (0.37%) CCNA
16 64 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 51 (0.30%) ACCA
18 50 (0.29%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 832 (4.86%) QA
2 468 (2.73%) Data Quality
3 373 (2.18%) SLA
4 228 (1.33%) MiFID
5 153 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 143 (0.84%) EMIR
7 116 (0.68%) Solvency II
8 105 (0.61%) PCI DSS
9 103 (0.60%) Disclosure Scotland
10 99 (0.58%) Dodd-Frank
11 75 (0.44%) FATCA
12 69 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 42 (0.25%) COBIT
14 37 (0.22%) AIFMD
14 37 (0.22%) Basel III
15 34 (0.20%) SEPA
16 25 (0.15%) Basel II
17 20 (0.12%) HMG Security Policy Framework
18 17 (0.099%) GAAP
18 17 (0.099%) RMADS
System Software
1 1199 (7.01%) Active Directory
2 164 (0.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 83 (0.48%) XenApp
4 60 (0.35%) Hyper-V
5 56 (0.33%) XenDesktop
6 50 (0.29%) RACF
7 46 (0.27%) Microsoft App-V
8 42 (0.25%) vSphere
9 32 (0.19%) VMware ESX
10 25 (0.15%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 18 (0.11%) BitLocker
11 18 (0.11%) UAG
12 14 (0.082%) Docker
12 14 (0.082%) Time Sharing Option
13 13 (0.076%) Firmware
13 13 (0.076%) NFS
14 11 (0.064%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 10 (0.058%) XenServer
16 9 (0.053%) Samba
17 8 (0.047%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 352 (2.06%) HP Quality Center
2 219 (1.28%) SCCM
3 62 (0.36%) Tivoli
4 46 (0.27%) CA Endevor
5 39 (0.23%) Backup Exec
6 36 (0.21%) SCOM
7 34 (0.20%) Nessus
7 34 (0.20%) QRadar
8 30 (0.18%) Control-M
9 29 (0.17%) Nmap
10 25 (0.15%) WSUS
11 24 (0.14%) Nagios
11 24 (0.14%) Puppet
12 23 (0.13%) ITRS Geneos
12 23 (0.13%) NetBackup
13 18 (0.11%) Norton AntiVirus
14 16 (0.093%) RSA Security Analytics
15 15 (0.088%) DameWare
15 15 (0.088%) McAfee ePO
15 15 (0.088%) OpenView
Vendors
1 2203 (12.87%) Microsoft
2 1206 (7.05%) Oracle
3 801 (4.68%) SAP
4 505 (2.95%) Citrix
5 457 (2.67%) HP
6 366 (2.14%) Cisco
7 341 (1.99%) VMware
8 314 (1.83%) IBM
9 188 (1.10%) Tableau
10 184 (1.08%) Cognos
11 183 (1.07%) Remedy
12 177 (1.03%) Salesforce.com
13 143 (0.84%) ServiceNow
14 140 (0.82%) Murex
15 132 (0.77%) CheckPoint
16 118 (0.69%) CA
17 114 (0.67%) Bloomberg
18 113 (0.66%) Adobe
19 110 (0.64%) Teradata
20 104 (0.61%) Google
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Posted: 23 hours ago
Middlesex
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Rate: £180 - £220 per day + Market Rates
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Graham Matthews
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
Baltimore
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Mason Frank International
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver James Associates
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £11 - £12.50 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Feltham, Middlesex
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Rate: £100 - 180 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: £ Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver James Associates
Posted: Yesterday
Spalding, Lincolnshire
The One Group
Rate: Market related
Posted: Yesterday
South East
ITF Solutions
Rate: £150 - £195 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bromley, Kent
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £400.00 - £550.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West London
The Change Partners Recruitment
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £50 - £60 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £280 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bromley, Kent
JM
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bromley, Kent
JM
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
North East
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: £ Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
London
Streamline Connections
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: Yesterday