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 9 December 2016 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 4 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 6945 8817 9025
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.15% 17.47% 17.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.03% 18.41% 18.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 4697 5651 5959
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £213 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 330 498 589
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.21 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.25 £29.00 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.49 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-3.43% +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
43325 47890 48206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.48% 94.89% 93.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 28576 30970 31019
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1508 1866 2032
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £43.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 9 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 3279 £425 - 457
South East -1 1151 £350 - 220
West Midlands -1 498 £374 +15.00% 108
South West 0 435 £360 +2.85% 108
North West -1 427 £350 - 140
East of England -2 372 £375 - 112
Yorkshire 0 357 £339 -0.95% 121
East Midlands 0 306 £325 - 64
North East -23 93 £333 -12.50% 15
Midlands +4 27 £500 +21.21% 1
South Coast - 1 - -
Analyst
UK

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, 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 4097 (27.88%) Finance
2 2775 (18.88%) Agile Software Development
3 2343 (15.94%) SQL
4 2279 (15.51%) Business Analysis
5 1891 (12.87%) Microsoft
6 1719 (11.70%) Stakeholder Management
7 1709 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
8 1652 (11.24%) Banking
9 1642 (11.17%) Windows
10 1364 (9.28%) MS Excel
11 1333 (9.07%) ITIL
12 1168 (7.95%) MS Office
13 1092 (7.43%) Data Analysis
14 1007 (6.85%) Retail
15 1003 (6.83%) Project Management
16 1000 (6.81%) Active Directory
17 987 (6.72%) Migration
18 893 (6.08%) Oracle
19 878 (5.97%) Business Intelligence
20 832 (5.66%) User Acceptance Testing
21 814 (5.54%) Security Cleared
22 807 (5.49%) Change Management
23 780 (5.31%) Scrum
24 767 (5.22%) Degree
24 767 (5.22%) User Stories
25 748 (5.09%) SAP
26 685 (4.66%) SQL Server
27 666 (4.53%) Test Scripting
28 649 (4.42%) Analytics
29 644 (4.38%) CRM

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
1 472 (3.21%) SharePoint
2 272 (1.85%) SAS
3 226 (1.54%) MS Exchange
4 152 (1.03%) CMS
5 147 (1.00%) Confluence
6 109 (0.74%) WebSphere
7 94 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2010
8 85 (0.58%) IIS
9 82 (0.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 82 (0.56%) Skype for Business
10 59 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2007
11 53 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
12 50 (0.34%) Apache
12 50 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
13 45 (0.31%) Apache Spark
14 42 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2013
15 41 (0.28%) IBM Notes
16 34 (0.23%) Tomcat
17 32 (0.22%) SharePoint 2010
18 31 (0.21%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1364 (9.28%) MS Excel
2 1168 (7.95%) MS Office
3 533 (3.63%) MS PowerPoint
4 440 (2.99%) MS Visio
5 213 (1.45%) MS Project
6 145 (0.99%) Spreadsheet
7 58 (0.39%) SPSS
8 8 (0.054%) Stata
9 7 (0.048%) InfoPath
9 7 (0.048%) LaTeX
9 7 (0.048%) Photoshop
10 6 (0.041%) Mingle
11 5 (0.034%) Acrobat
12 3 (0.020%) Doxygen
12 3 (0.020%) OmniGraffle
12 3 (0.020%) Open Workbench
12 3 (0.020%) RoboHelp
13 2 (0.014%) Adobe Illustrator
13 2 (0.014%) CATIA
13 2 (0.014%) Maya
Business Applications
1 195 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 94 (0.64%) Oracle EBS
2 94 (0.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 69 (0.47%) Oracle EBS R12
4 65 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
5 51 (0.35%) SAP FI
6 46 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
7 44 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
8 42 (0.29%) SAP CO
8 42 (0.29%) SAP FI/CO
9 41 (0.28%) SAP HR
10 39 (0.27%) Oracle Payables
10 39 (0.27%) Unit4 Business World
11 33 (0.22%) Oracle Financials
12 31 (0.21%) Sonata
13 29 (0.20%) Markit EDM
14 28 (0.19%) Oracle Receivables
15 27 (0.18%) thinkFolio
16 24 (0.16%) Cognos Business Intelligence
16 24 (0.16%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 233 (1.59%) Office 365
2 116 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 84 (0.57%) Google Analytics
4 83 (0.56%) SaaS
5 70 (0.48%) SuccessFactors
6 65 (0.44%) Amazon AWS
7 46 (0.31%) IaaS
8 43 (0.29%) PaaS
9 35 (0.24%) IBM Blueworks
10 22 (0.15%) Adobe Analytics
11 21 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
12 18 (0.12%) G Suite
13 13 (0.088%) GitHub
14 11 (0.075%) Force.com
14 11 (0.075%) OneDrive
15 9 (0.061%) Google Drive
16 8 (0.054%) Google Tag Manager
17 6 (0.041%) Trello
18 5 (0.034%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 5 (0.034%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 357 (2.43%) Firewall
2 221 (1.50%) TCP/IP
3 203 (1.38%) LAN
4 174 (1.18%) Internet
4 174 (1.18%) WAN
5 146 (0.99%) DNS
6 141 (0.96%) VPN
7 134 (0.91%) Network Security
8 103 (0.70%) DHCP
9 90 (0.61%) Wireless
10 84 (0.57%) VoIP
11 80 (0.54%) Intrusion Detection
12 71 (0.48%) SAN
13 58 (0.39%) Intranet
14 52 (0.35%) HTTP
15 40 (0.27%) Cisco ASA
16 39 (0.27%) Wi-Fi
17 38 (0.26%) Skype
18 37 (0.25%) SSL
19 35 (0.24%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 685 (4.66%) SQL Server
2 498 (3.39%) Data Warehouse
3 278 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 246 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 203 (1.38%) Relational Database
6 190 (1.29%) Big Data
7 182 (1.24%) BusinessObjects
8 134 (0.91%) QlikView
9 124 (0.84%) Oracle Database
10 118 (0.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 113 (0.77%) Hadoop
12 110 (0.75%) DB2
13 93 (0.63%) Data Mining
14 84 (0.57%) MS Access
15 83 (0.56%) Oracle Reports
16 82 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
17 73 (0.50%) SQL Server 2012
18 59 (0.40%) MySQL
19 52 (0.35%) Power BI
20 49 (0.33%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 555 (3.78%) JIRA
2 335 (2.28%) Selenium
3 182 (1.24%) Cucumber
4 145 (0.99%) WebDriver
5 139 (0.95%) Team Foundation Server
6 132 (0.90%) SoapUI
7 106 (0.72%) Jenkins
8 89 (0.61%) HP UFT
9 72 (0.49%) Git (software)
10 60 (0.41%) JMeter
11 57 (0.39%) SpecFlow
12 55 (0.37%) Visual Studio
13 45 (0.31%) JUnit
14 41 (0.28%) Eclipse
15 39 (0.27%) Subversion
16 38 (0.26%) LoadRunner
17 35 (0.24%) Toad
18 34 (0.23%) Maven
19 33 (0.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
20 27 (0.18%) Appium
General
1 4097 (27.88%) Finance
2 1652 (11.24%) Banking
3 1007 (6.85%) Retail
4 492 (3.35%) Marketing
5 475 (3.23%) Telecoms
6 403 (2.74%) Investment Banking
7 374 (2.55%) Front Office
8 359 (2.44%) Legal
9 251 (1.71%) Manufacturing
10 215 (1.46%) Back Office
11 196 (1.33%) Law
12 174 (1.18%) Advertising
13 151 (1.03%) Retail Banking
14 147 (1.00%) Financial Institution
15 122 (0.83%) Publishing
16 97 (0.66%) Billing
17 96 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
18 72 (0.49%) Electronics
19 69 (0.47%) Games
20 67 (0.46%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 384 (2.61%) XML
2 313 (2.13%) .NET
3 296 (2.01%) Web Services
4 199 (1.35%) HTML
5 144 (0.98%) SOAP
6 101 (0.69%) Middleware
7 95 (0.65%) CSS
8 84 (0.57%) Gherkin
9 64 (0.44%) RESTful
10 56 (0.38%) FIX Protocol
11 55 (0.37%) REST
12 53 (0.36%) JSON
13 42 (0.29%) J2EE
14 40 (0.27%) ASP.NET
14 40 (0.27%) WebSphere MQ
15 38 (0.26%) ELK Stack
16 35 (0.24%) .NET Framework
16 35 (0.24%) XSLT
17 33 (0.22%) HTML5
18 31 (0.21%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 1709 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
2 519 (3.53%) Management Information System
3 323 (2.20%) User Experience
4 291 (1.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 271 (1.84%) Derivative
6 267 (1.82%) Equities
7 248 (1.69%) NHS
8 241 (1.64%) Fixed Income
9 193 (1.31%) Data Centre
10 170 (1.16%) Mainframe
10 170 (1.16%) Visualisation
11 165 (1.12%) Statistics
12 163 (1.11%) Blackberry
13 161 (1.10%) Credit Risk
14 157 (1.07%) Computer Science
15 117 (0.80%) Mobile App
16 116 (0.79%) Mathematics
17 110 (0.75%) Data Structures
18 94 (0.64%) Reference Data
19 93 (0.63%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 1642 (11.17%) Windows
2 612 (4.16%) Windows 7
3 520 (3.54%) Unix
4 460 (3.13%) Linux
5 306 (2.08%) Windows Server
6 191 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
7 172 (1.17%) Windows XP
8 153 (1.04%) Windows 8
9 130 (0.88%) Windows 10
10 122 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
11 114 (0.78%) Windows Server 2003
12 104 (0.71%) Android
13 84 (0.57%) Apple iOS
14 67 (0.46%) AIX
15 53 (0.36%) Mac OS X
16 36 (0.24%) Solaris
17 34 (0.23%) Windows 2000
18 25 (0.17%) Windows Vista
19 23 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 19 (0.13%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2775 (18.88%) Agile Software Development
2 2279 (15.51%) Business Analysis
3 1719 (11.70%) Stakeholder Management
4 1333 (9.07%) ITIL
5 1092 (7.43%) Data Analysis
6 1003 (6.83%) Project Management
7 987 (6.72%) Migration
8 878 (5.97%) Business Intelligence
9 832 (5.66%) User Acceptance Testing
10 807 (5.49%) Change Management
11 780 (5.31%) Scrum
12 767 (5.22%) User Stories
13 666 (4.53%) Test Scripting
14 649 (4.42%) Analytics
15 644 (4.38%) CRM
16 631 (4.29%) Data Modelling
17 577 (3.93%) Use Case
18 567 (3.86%) Waterfall
19 541 (3.68%) SDLC
20 525 (3.57%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2343 (15.94%) SQL
2 592 (4.03%) Java
3 308 (2.10%) C#
4 291 (1.98%) Python
5 244 (1.66%) VBA
6 197 (1.34%) JavaScript
7 189 (1.29%) T-SQL
8 155 (1.05%) PL/SQL
9 145 (0.99%) C
10 130 (0.88%) R
11 119 (0.81%) PowerShell
12 108 (0.73%) VB
13 103 (0.70%) C++
14 98 (0.67%) Perl
15 75 (0.51%) Shell Script
16 53 (0.36%) COBOL
17 50 (0.34%) Ruby
18 43 (0.29%) PHP
19 41 (0.28%) Bash Shell
20 34 (0.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 814 (5.54%) Security Cleared
2 767 (5.22%) Degree
3 537 (3.65%) SC Cleared
4 526 (3.58%) ISEB
5 266 (1.81%) ISTQB
6 227 (1.54%) CISSP
7 155 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
8 139 (0.95%) DV Cleared
9 117 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
10 108 (0.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 107 (0.73%) Cisco Certification
12 103 (0.70%) CISM
13 85 (0.58%) CCNA
14 75 (0.51%) BPSS Clearance
15 74 (0.50%) MCP
16 67 (0.46%) CISA
17 58 (0.39%) CBAP
18 54 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
19 45 (0.31%) MCSE
20 42 (0.29%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 616 (4.19%) QA
2 373 (2.54%) SLA
3 360 (2.45%) Data Quality
4 234 (1.59%) MiFID
5 135 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 86 (0.59%) Solvency II
7 71 (0.48%) PCI DSS
8 69 (0.47%) Disclosure Scotland
9 65 (0.44%) EMIR
10 54 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 49 (0.33%) Dodd-Frank
12 38 (0.26%) SEPA
13 36 (0.24%) COBIT
14 26 (0.18%) FATCA
15 22 (0.15%) Basel III
15 22 (0.15%) ISO 9001
16 18 (0.12%) GAAP
17 15 (0.10%) GxP
18 14 (0.095%) SDET
19 8 (0.054%) Basel II
System Software
1 1000 (6.81%) Active Directory
2 164 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 70 (0.48%) XenApp
4 44 (0.30%) Hyper-V
5 38 (0.26%) XenDesktop
6 33 (0.22%) Virtual Machines
6 33 (0.22%) vSphere
7 31 (0.21%) Microsoft App-V
8 30 (0.20%) VMware ESX
9 23 (0.16%) Terminal Services
10 20 (0.14%) BitLocker
10 20 (0.14%) Virtual Desktop
11 13 (0.088%) Firmware
12 12 (0.082%) Snort
13 11 (0.075%) Virtual Servers
13 11 (0.075%) VMware ESXi
14 10 (0.068%) Time Sharing Option
14 10 (0.068%) XenServer
15 8 (0.054%) Apache Flume
15 8 (0.054%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 216 (1.47%) HP Quality Center
2 189 (1.29%) SCCM
3 77 (0.52%) Tivoli
4 45 (0.31%) QRadar
5 39 (0.27%) SCOM
6 37 (0.25%) Nessus
7 33 (0.22%) Control-M
8 30 (0.20%) Puppet
9 29 (0.20%) McAfee ePO
10 28 (0.19%) AirWatch
11 27 (0.18%) WSUS
12 23 (0.16%) Host Intrusion Detection System
13 22 (0.15%) Nagios
14 21 (0.14%) Kibana
14 21 (0.14%) logstash
15 16 (0.11%) NetBackup
16 15 (0.10%) Opscode Chef
17 14 (0.095%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
18 13 (0.088%) DameWare
18 13 (0.088%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 1891 (12.87%) Microsoft
2 893 (6.08%) Oracle
3 748 (5.09%) SAP
4 318 (2.16%) Citrix
5 309 (2.10%) VMware
6 280 (1.91%) HP
7 271 (1.84%) Cisco
8 206 (1.40%) IBM
9 196 (1.33%) Tableau
10 189 (1.29%) ServiceNow
11 186 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
12 170 (1.16%) Google
13 153 (1.04%) Remedy
14 121 (0.82%) Splunk
15 110 (0.75%) Cognos
16 104 (0.71%) Adobe
17 101 (0.69%) CA
18 100 (0.68%) Apple
19 94 (0.64%) Teradata
20 88 (0.60%) CheckPoint
London
Square One Resources
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day 2 Month Initial Duration
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Omni RMS
Rate: £35 - £40 per hour
Posted: 1 hour ago
North West
Proactive Appointments
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Rate: £380 - £410 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Posted: 18 hours ago
West London
Parallel Consulting
Rate: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 36 minutes ago
Wiltshire
Proactive Appointments
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Posted: 17 hours ago
South West London
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 25 minutes ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £375 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Eames Consulting
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Devonshire Hayes Recruitment Specialists Ltd
Rate: From £120 to £200 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £120 to £125 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £625 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Red10
Rate: £475 - £525 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Haysfm
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Berkshire
Premier IT
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Icore Tech
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Icore Tech
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Reed Technology
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + 6 month term initailly
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London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday