The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Functional Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Analyst
Rank 581 567 510
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -57
Contract jobs requiring a Functional Analyst 40 45 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.081% 0.091% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.085% 0.096% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 22 40
Median daily rate £400 £400 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £300 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £498 £526
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
-15.62% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £43.00 - £110.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £110.00
Functional 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
46810 46709 45359
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.91% 94.75% 94.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 30921 29327 28458
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1329 1862 1932
Median hourly rate £17.98 £16.83 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.83% -1.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £40.68 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

Functional Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured Functional Analyst in the job title.

Functional Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in England

Functional Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Functional Analyst across the England region.

Functional Analyst Daily Rate Trend in England

Functional Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Functional Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

Functional Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in England

Functional Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Functional Analyst across the England region.

Functional Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in England

Functional 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 Functional Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 26 May 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 -7 21 £450 +12.50% 1
South East -12 4 £425 +21.42%
North West -26 4 £344 -14.06%
North East -44 4 £265 -
South West -9 3 £388 -3.12%
Yorkshire +8 2 £450 -
East Midlands - 1 £338 -
Functional Analyst
UK

Functional Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, Functional 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 Functional Analyst in the job title.

1 32 (37.65%) Finance
2 26 (30.59%) Functional Testing
3 20 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (23.53%) Oracle
3 20 (23.53%) CRM
4 19 (22.35%) Security Cleared
5 18 (21.18%) SC Cleared
6 15 (17.65%) SAP
7 13 (15.29%) MS Excel
7 13 (15.29%) IBM
8 12 (14.12%) WebCenter
9 11 (12.94%) SQL
10 10 (11.76%) Oracle EBS R12
11 9 (10.59%) Oracle Receivables
11 9 (10.59%) Microsoft
11 9 (10.59%) MS Visio
11 9 (10.59%) Business Intelligence
12 8 (9.41%) Oracle Financials
12 8 (9.41%) Workflow
12 8 (9.41%) Oracle EBS
12 8 (9.41%) Migration
12 8 (9.41%) Business Analysis
12 8 (9.41%) MS PowerPoint
12 8 (9.41%) User Acceptance Testing
13 7 (8.24%) Oracle Payables
13 7 (8.24%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (8.24%) ERP
14 6 (7.06%) Oracle 11i
14 6 (7.06%) PL/SQL
14 6 (7.06%) MS Project

Functional 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 4 (4.71%) Oracle Workflow
1 4 (4.71%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.18%) CMS
2 1 (1.18%) Documentum
2 1 (1.18%) SAP EP
2 1 (1.18%) WordPress
Applications
1 13 (15.29%) MS Excel
2 9 (10.59%) MS Visio
3 8 (9.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (7.06%) MS Office
4 6 (7.06%) MS Project
5 1 (1.18%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 10 (11.76%) Oracle EBS R12
2 9 (10.59%) Oracle Receivables
3 8 (9.41%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (9.41%) Oracle Financials
4 7 (8.24%) Oracle Payables
5 6 (7.06%) Dynamics CRM
5 6 (7.06%) Oracle 11i
5 6 (7.06%) Oracle Assets
6 5 (5.88%) Oracle Applications
6 5 (5.88%) Oracle Cash Management
6 5 (5.88%) Oracle General Ledger
6 5 (5.88%) Oracle iProcurement
7 4 (4.71%) SAP CO
7 4 (4.71%) SAP FI
7 4 (4.71%) SAP FI/CO
8 2 (2.35%) Oracle ERP
8 2 (2.35%) Oracle HRMS
8 2 (2.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 2 (2.35%) Unit4 Business World
9 1 (1.18%) SimCorp Dimension
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.71%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (4.71%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 4 (4.71%) Oracle Discoverer
1 4 (4.71%) SAP BW
2 3 (3.53%) SAP BI
3 2 (2.35%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.35%) SAP HANA
3 2 (2.35%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.18%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 3 (3.53%) Toad
2 2 (2.35%) JIRA
3 1 (1.18%) HP UFT
3 1 (1.18%) JMeter
3 1 (1.18%) Selenium
3 1 (1.18%) SoapUI
General
1 32 (37.65%) Finance
2 5 (5.88%) General Ledger
3 4 (4.71%) Banking
4 3 (3.53%) Front Office
4 3 (3.53%) Legal
4 3 (3.53%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.35%) Back Office
5 2 (2.35%) Dutch Language
5 2 (2.35%) French Language
5 2 (2.35%) Marketing
5 2 (2.35%) Welsh Language
5 2 (2.35%) Wholesale Banking
6 1 (1.18%) Advertising
6 1 (1.18%) Billing
6 1 (1.18%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (1.18%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.18%) Law
6 1 (1.18%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (14.12%) WebCenter
2 4 (4.71%) EDI
3 2 (2.35%) Middleware
4 1 (1.18%) .NET
4 1 (1.18%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.18%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (1.18%) SAP Basis
4 1 (1.18%) SAP PI
4 1 (1.18%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 20 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.53%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.35%) Equities
3 2 (2.35%) Learning Management System
3 2 (2.35%) User Experience
3 2 (2.35%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.18%) Economics
4 1 (1.18%) e-Learning
4 1 (1.18%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.18%) FMCG
4 1 (1.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.18%) Life Science
4 1 (1.18%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.18%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.18%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.53%) Unix
2 1 (1.18%) AIX
2 1 (1.18%) Android
2 1 (1.18%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.18%) Mac OS X
2 1 (1.18%) Windows
2 1 (1.18%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (30.59%) Functional Testing
2 20 (23.53%) CRM
3 9 (10.59%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (9.41%) Business Analysis
4 8 (9.41%) Migration
4 8 (9.41%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (9.41%) Workflow
5 7 (8.24%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (8.24%) ERP
6 6 (7.06%) Cash Management
7 5 (5.88%) GAP Analysis
7 5 (5.88%) Procure-to-Pay
8 4 (4.71%) Analytics
8 4 (4.71%) Logistics
8 4 (4.71%) Project Management
8 4 (4.71%) Translating Business Requirements
8 4 (4.71%) Use Case
9 3 (3.53%) Change Management
9 3 (3.53%) Process Improvement
9 3 (3.53%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (12.94%) SQL
2 6 (7.06%) PL/SQL
3 3 (3.53%) Java
4 2 (2.35%) ABAP
5 1 (1.18%) VBA
Qualifications
1 19 (22.35%) Security Cleared
2 18 (21.18%) SC Cleared
3 6 (7.06%) Degree
4 2 (2.35%) ISEB
4 2 (2.35%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.88%) QA
2 2 (2.35%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.35%) ISO20022
3 1 (1.18%) GAAP
3 1 (1.18%) MiFID
3 1 (1.18%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.35%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 20 (23.53%) Oracle
2 15 (17.65%) SAP
3 13 (15.29%) IBM
4 9 (10.59%) Microsoft
5 6 (7.06%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (5.88%) HP
6 5 (5.88%) Pegasus
7 2 (2.35%) Fundtech
7 2 (2.35%) Remedy
8 1 (1.18%) Adobe
8 1 (1.18%) Alias
8 1 (1.18%) Apple
8 1 (1.18%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (1.18%) Saba
8 1 (1.18%) Siebel
8 1 (1.18%) SimCorp
8 1 (1.18%) Sybase
8 1 (1.18%) Temenos
8 1 (1.18%) TIBCO