The table below looks at the statistics for the Functional 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 Functional Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Functional Analyst
Rank 523 523 513
Rank change year-on-year
0 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Functional Analyst 55 46 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.095% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.10% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 38 26
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£410 £423 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.95% +16.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £177 £311 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £579 £545 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.77% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £37.50
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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
47557 44759 49184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 91.01% 92.80% 92.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 29593 27372 28112
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1907 1958 2441
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Functional Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

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 19 September 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Functional Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 19 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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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 +10 28 £550 +27.16% 3
East Midlands +8 7 £338 -28.94%
Yorkshire +6 7 £175 -40.92% 7
South East +7 4 £410 +36.66%
East of England -20 2 £369 +3.50%
South West -43 2 £180 -40.00%
North West - - - -
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Functional Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Functional 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 Functional Analyst in their job title.

1 38 (23.75%) Finance
2 36 (22.50%) Oracle
2 36 (22.50%) PeopleSoft
3 33 (20.63%) SAP
4 31 (19.38%) Functional Testing
4 31 (19.38%) CRM
5 29 (18.13%) Siebel
6 28 (17.50%) GAP Analysis
7 27 (16.88%) Test Scripting
8 25 (15.63%) SQL
9 21 (13.13%) Analytical Skills
10 20 (12.50%) Change Management
11 19 (11.88%) Banking
12 18 (11.25%) Oracle EBS R12
12 18 (11.25%) Oracle BI EE
13 17 (10.63%) Investment Banking
13 17 (10.63%) General Ledger
13 17 (10.63%) User Acceptance Testing
13 17 (10.63%) ERP
14 16 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
15 15 (9.38%) Billing
15 15 (9.38%) Business Analysis
15 15 (9.38%) MS PowerPoint
15 15 (9.38%) Oracle EBS
16 12 (7.50%) Migration
16 12 (7.50%) Oracle Payables
17 11 (6.88%) Oracle General Ledger
17 11 (6.88%) Degree
17 11 (6.88%) Business Intelligence
17 11 (6.88%) Microsoft

Functional Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Functional 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 Functional Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (2.50%) WebLogic
2 3 (1.88%) LiveCycle
2 3 (1.88%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (1.88%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.88%) SAS
3 2 (1.25%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.63%) CMS
4 1 (0.63%) Documentum
Applications
1 15 (9.38%) MS PowerPoint
2 8 (5.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (2.50%) MS Office
4 2 (1.25%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 18 (11.25%) Oracle EBS R12
2 15 (9.38%) Oracle EBS
3 12 (7.50%) Oracle Payables
4 11 (6.88%) Oracle General Ledger
5 9 (5.63%) Oracle Receivables
5 9 (5.63%) Oracle iProcurement
5 9 (5.63%) Oracle Applications
5 9 (5.63%) Oracle Financials
6 8 (5.00%) Oracle Assets
7 7 (4.38%) SAP HR
7 7 (4.38%) Oracle 11i
8 5 (3.13%) Hyperion Planning
8 5 (3.13%) SAP HCM
9 4 (2.50%) SAP CRM
9 4 (2.50%) SAP PP
9 4 (2.50%) Hyperion Enterprise
9 4 (2.50%) Workday HCM
10 3 (1.88%) Markit EDM
10 3 (1.88%) SAP SD
10 3 (1.88%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.50%) SaaS
2 1 (0.63%) Force.com
2 1 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.63%) PBX
1 1 (0.63%) HTTP
1 1 (0.63%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (11.25%) Oracle BI EE
2 10 (6.25%) Oracle ODI
3 6 (3.75%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (3.75%) SQL Server
4 3 (1.88%) Data Mart
5 2 (1.25%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 2 (1.25%) MS Access
5 2 (1.25%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.63%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 1 (0.63%) SAP BI
6 1 (0.63%) Essbase
6 1 (0.63%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.63%) Oracle Discoverer
6 1 (0.63%) Star Schema
6 1 (0.63%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 2 (1.25%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (1.25%) Toad
1 2 (1.25%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (0.63%) SoapUI
2 1 (0.63%) JIRA
2 1 (0.63%) LSMW
2 1 (0.63%) Oracle Forms
General
1 38 (23.75%) Finance
2 19 (11.88%) Banking
3 17 (10.63%) Investment Banking
3 17 (10.63%) General Ledger
4 15 (9.38%) Billing
5 10 (6.25%) Retail
6 7 (4.38%) Dutch Language
6 7 (4.38%) Front Office
7 6 (3.75%) Pharmaceutical
8 5 (3.13%) French Language
8 5 (3.13%) Advertising
9 4 (2.50%) Publishing
10 3 (1.88%) Legal
11 2 (1.25%) Games
12 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.13%) XML
2 3 (1.88%) .NET
3 1 (0.63%) Mason
3 1 (0.63%) Visualforce
3 1 (0.63%) XSD
3 1 (0.63%) SOAP
3 1 (0.63%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (13.13%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (6.25%) FMCG
3 7 (4.38%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.75%) Derivative
5 4 (2.50%) Fixed Income
6 3 (1.88%) Credit Derivative
6 3 (1.88%) NHS
6 3 (1.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.25%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.25%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.63%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.63%) Taxonomies
8 1 (0.63%) Equity Derivative
8 1 (0.63%) Statistics
8 1 (0.63%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.00%) Linux
2 7 (4.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (2.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (19.38%) Functional Testing
1 31 (19.38%) CRM
2 28 (17.50%) GAP Analysis
3 27 (16.88%) Test Scripting
4 20 (12.50%) Change Management
5 17 (10.63%) User Acceptance Testing
5 17 (10.63%) ERP
6 15 (9.38%) Business Analysis
7 12 (7.50%) Migration
8 11 (6.88%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (5.00%) Validation
9 8 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (5.00%) Integration Testing
9 8 (5.00%) Data Migration
10 7 (4.38%) Bug Management
10 7 (4.38%) Data Cleansing
10 7 (4.38%) Data Mapping
10 7 (4.38%) Use Case
10 7 (4.38%) Release Management
11 6 (3.75%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 25 (15.63%) SQL
2 5 (3.13%) PL/SQL
3 3 (1.88%) Bash Shell
3 3 (1.88%) Java
3 3 (1.88%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.25%) VBA
4 2 (1.25%) Korn
5 1 (0.63%) Apex Code
5 1 (0.63%) Python
5 1 (0.63%) ABAP
5 1 (0.63%) C#
5 1 (0.63%) C++
Qualifications
1 11 (6.88%) Degree
2 6 (3.75%) Security Cleared
3 5 (3.13%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.13%) ISTQB
3 5 (3.13%) ISEB
4 3 (1.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.63%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.00%) Data Quality
2 5 (3.13%) QA
3 1 (0.63%) Basel III
Systems Management
1 16 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.63%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 36 (22.50%) Oracle
1 36 (22.50%) PeopleSoft
2 33 (20.63%) SAP
3 29 (18.13%) Siebel
4 11 (6.88%) Microsoft
5 10 (6.25%) HP
5 10 (6.25%) Hyperion
6 8 (5.00%) Pegasus
7 7 (4.38%) Red Hat
8 4 (2.50%) Business Objects
9 3 (1.88%) SimCorp
9 3 (1.88%) Adobe
9 3 (1.88%) IBM
10 1 (0.63%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.63%) Sophis
10 1 (0.63%) Cognos
10 1 (0.63%) Fidessa
10 1 (0.63%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.63%) Mercator
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