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 28 April 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Functional Analyst
Rank 519 507 452
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -55
Contract jobs requiring a Functional Analyst 58 65 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.13% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.14% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 34 31
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£400 £429 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.70% +0.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £277 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £521 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £352 £325 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.30% -18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £110.00 £35.44
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +210.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £110.00 -
Functional Analyst
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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
46718 45896 39925
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.36% 92.42% 92.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 28865 28541 23423
Average daily rate £400 £396 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.01% -1.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £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 1833 1844 2043
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.70 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.57% -

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 28 April 2015.

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 28 April 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 -21 30 £428 -5.00% 4
North West - 11 £400 -
South East -10 10 £350 -28.20% 2
East of England +15 2 £465 - 1
East Midlands -1 2 £325 +160.00% 1
South West - 2 £388 -
North East -5 1 - -
Functional Analyst
UK

Functional Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 40 (28.78%) Functional Testing
2 30 (21.58%) User Acceptance Testing
3 25 (17.99%) CRM
3 25 (17.99%) GAP Analysis
4 24 (17.27%) ERP
5 23 (16.55%) SAP
5 23 (16.55%) Migration
5 23 (16.55%) Data Migration
6 22 (15.83%) Siebel
7 21 (15.11%) Test Scripting
8 18 (12.95%) SQL
8 18 (12.95%) Oracle
9 17 (12.23%) Analytical Skills
10 16 (11.51%) FMCG
10 16 (11.51%) Finance
10 16 (11.51%) Business Intelligence
11 15 (10.79%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (10.07%) PeopleSoft
12 14 (10.07%) Security Cleared
13 13 (9.35%) Degree
13 13 (9.35%) HP
13 13 (9.35%) Banking
14 12 (8.63%) Validation
14 12 (8.63%) HP Quality Center
15 11 (7.91%) System Testing
16 10 (7.19%) ISTQB
16 10 (7.19%) Data Warehouse
16 10 (7.19%) Data Modelling
16 10 (7.19%) Data Cleansing
16 10 (7.19%) Data Validation

Functional Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 2 (1.44%) Documentum
1 2 (1.44%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (0.72%) LiveCycle
2 1 (0.72%) CMS
2 1 (0.72%) IIS
2 1 (0.72%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (2.88%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.16%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.44%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (5.76%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (5.04%) SAP MM
3 6 (4.32%) SAP SD
4 5 (3.60%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (2.88%) Oracle Financials
5 4 (2.88%) Oracle General Ledger
5 4 (2.88%) Oracle Payables
6 3 (2.16%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 3 (2.16%) Oracle Applications
6 3 (2.16%) SAP PP
7 2 (1.44%) SAP FI
7 2 (1.44%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (1.44%) SAP CO
7 2 (1.44%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.72%) SAP IS-U
8 1 (0.72%) SAP BPC
8 1 (0.72%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.72%) SAP Payroll
8 1 (0.72%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.72%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (7.19%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (4.32%) Oracle BI EE
3 4 (2.88%) Amazon Redshift
4 3 (2.16%) Oracle ODI
4 3 (2.16%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.44%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (1.44%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.72%) SAP BI
6 1 (0.72%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 6 (4.32%) LSMW
1 6 (4.32%) JIRA
2 3 (2.16%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (1.44%) SoapUI
3 2 (1.44%) Selenium
4 1 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.72%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.72%) JMeter
General
1 16 (11.51%) Finance
2 13 (9.35%) Banking
3 8 (5.76%) Retail
4 5 (3.60%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.88%) Marketing
5 4 (2.88%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (2.16%) Investment Banking
6 3 (2.16%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.44%) General Ledger
7 2 (1.44%) Back Office
7 2 (1.44%) Legal
8 1 (0.72%) Local Government
8 1 (0.72%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.72%) French Language
8 1 (0.72%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.16%) SOAP
1 3 (2.16%) XML
2 2 (1.44%) .NET
3 1 (0.72%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.23%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (11.51%) FMCG
3 8 (5.76%) Data Conversion
4 4 (2.88%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.88%) SCADA
5 1 (0.72%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.72%) Reference Data
5 1 (0.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.72%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.72%) Fixed Income
5 1 (0.72%) Derivative
5 1 (0.72%) DTCC
5 1 (0.72%) Eurex
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.44%) UNIX
1 2 (1.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (28.78%) Functional Testing
2 30 (21.58%) User Acceptance Testing
3 25 (17.99%) CRM
3 25 (17.99%) GAP Analysis
4 24 (17.27%) ERP
5 23 (16.55%) Migration
5 23 (16.55%) Data Migration
6 21 (15.11%) Test Scripting
7 16 (11.51%) Business Intelligence
8 15 (10.79%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (8.63%) Validation
10 11 (7.91%) System Testing
11 10 (7.19%) Data Cleansing
11 10 (7.19%) Data Validation
11 10 (7.19%) Data Mapping
11 10 (7.19%) Data Modelling
12 9 (6.47%) ETL
12 9 (6.47%) Business Analysis
12 9 (6.47%) Integration Testing
13 8 (5.76%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (12.95%) SQL
2 4 (2.88%) PL/SQL
3 2 (1.44%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.44%) C#
4 1 (0.72%) C++
4 1 (0.72%) Java
4 1 (0.72%) Korn
4 1 (0.72%) Apex Code
4 1 (0.72%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 14 (10.07%) Security Cleared
2 13 (9.35%) Degree
3 10 (7.19%) ISTQB
4 8 (5.76%) SC Cleared
4 8 (5.76%) ISEB
5 3 (2.16%) ACCA
5 3 (2.16%) CIMA
5 3 (2.16%) BC Cleared
5 3 (2.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.72%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.72%) MOS
6 1 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.47%) Data Quality
2 7 (5.04%) QA
3 4 (2.88%) GAMP
3 4 (2.88%) GMP
4 1 (0.72%) SLA
4 1 (0.72%) FATCA
4 1 (0.72%) EMIR
4 1 (0.72%) COREP
Systems Management
1 12 (8.63%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (16.55%) SAP
2 22 (15.83%) Siebel
3 18 (12.95%) Oracle
4 14 (10.07%) PeopleSoft
5 13 (9.35%) HP
6 8 (5.76%) Informatica
7 6 (4.32%) Microsoft
8 4 (2.88%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (2.88%) Wonderware
9 3 (2.16%) Hyperion
10 2 (1.44%) EMC
11 1 (0.72%) Adobe
11 1 (0.72%) LogRhythm
11 1 (0.72%) Remedy
11 1 (0.72%) Ab Initio
11 1 (0.72%) Pegasus
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