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 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Functional Analyst
Rank 458 500 475
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -25
Contract jobs requiring a Functional Analyst 94 48 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.10% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.11% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 23 21
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£450 £445 £433
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.12% +2.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £326 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £425 £350
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
44070 42663 38287
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.40% 92.51% 92.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 27462 25710 22381
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1715 1832 2129
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 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.64% -2.85%

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 4 March 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 4 March 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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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 +17 62 £450 +1.12% 3
South East -13 15 £450 +5.88% 1
South West -2 5 £375 -28.57%
North West - 5 - - 1
East Midlands - 3 £300 - 1
East of England +5 2 £375 - 1
Yorkshire -15 2 £463 +44.53% 2
West Midlands - - - - 1
Functional Analyst
UK

Functional Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 42 (30.88%) Functional Testing
2 34 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 25 (18.38%) Test Scripting
3 25 (18.38%) CRM
4 24 (17.65%) SAP
5 23 (16.91%) Siebel
5 23 (16.91%) GAP Analysis
5 23 (16.91%) Migration
6 22 (16.18%) ERP
6 22 (16.18%) SQL
7 21 (15.44%) Data Migration
7 21 (15.44%) Analytical Skills
8 20 (14.71%) Oracle
9 17 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (11.76%) FMCG
11 15 (11.03%) Finance
11 15 (11.03%) Business Intelligence
11 15 (11.03%) PeopleSoft
12 14 (10.29%) Validation
12 14 (10.29%) HP Quality Center
13 13 (9.56%) Banking
13 13 (9.56%) HP
14 12 (8.82%) Security Cleared
15 11 (8.09%) System Testing
16 10 (7.35%) Degree
16 10 (7.35%) Data Validation
16 10 (7.35%) Data Mapping
16 10 (7.35%) ETL
16 10 (7.35%) Data Warehouse
17 9 (6.62%) Business Analysis

Functional Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 (1.47%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (0.74%) SAS
2 1 (0.74%) IIS
2 1 (0.74%) Apache
2 1 (0.74%) MQSeries
2 1 (0.74%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 2 (1.47%) MS Office
1 2 (1.47%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.74%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (6.62%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (5.15%) SAP MM
3 6 (4.41%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (4.41%) SAP SD
4 4 (2.94%) Oracle General Ledger
4 4 (2.94%) Oracle Payables
5 3 (2.21%) SAP PP
5 3 (2.21%) Oracle Financials
5 3 (2.21%) Oracle Applications
5 3 (2.21%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 2 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (1.47%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (1.47%) SAP CO
6 2 (1.47%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.74%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.74%) PeopleSoft HRMS
7 1 (0.74%) Oracle HRMS
7 1 (0.74%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.74%) SAP Payroll
7 1 (0.74%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.74%) Internet
1 1 (0.74%) HTTP
1 1 (0.74%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (7.35%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (3.68%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.68%) Oracle BI EE
3 4 (2.94%) Amazon Redshift
4 3 (2.21%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.47%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (1.47%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.74%) SAP BI
6 1 (0.74%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 6 (4.41%) LSMW
2 3 (2.21%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (2.21%) JIRA
3 2 (1.47%) Selenium
4 1 (0.74%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.74%) JMeter
4 1 (0.74%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (11.03%) Finance
2 13 (9.56%) Banking
3 6 (4.41%) Retail
4 5 (3.68%) Investment Banking
5 4 (2.94%) Marketing
6 3 (2.21%) Back Office
6 3 (2.21%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.47%) Local Government
7 2 (1.47%) Dutch Language
7 2 (1.47%) French Language
7 2 (1.47%) Legal
7 2 (1.47%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.47%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.74%) Front Office
8 1 (0.74%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.21%) .NET
1 3 (2.21%) SOAP
1 3 (2.21%) XML
2 1 (0.74%) Rendezvous
2 1 (0.74%) Middleware
2 1 (0.74%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 21 (15.44%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (11.76%) FMCG
3 9 (6.62%) Data Conversion
4 4 (2.94%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.47%) Derivative
5 2 (1.47%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.74%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.74%) SCADA
6 1 (0.74%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.74%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.47%) UNIX
1 2 (1.47%) Linux
2 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (0.74%) Windows 2000
2 1 (0.74%) Windows
2 1 (0.74%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (30.88%) Functional Testing
2 34 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 25 (18.38%) Test Scripting
3 25 (18.38%) CRM
4 23 (16.91%) GAP Analysis
4 23 (16.91%) Migration
5 22 (16.18%) ERP
6 21 (15.44%) Data Migration
7 17 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (11.03%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (10.29%) Validation
10 11 (8.09%) System Testing
11 10 (7.35%) Data Validation
11 10 (7.35%) Data Mapping
11 10 (7.35%) ETL
12 9 (6.62%) Business Analysis
12 9 (6.62%) Data Cleansing
12 9 (6.62%) Integration Testing
13 8 (5.88%) Data Modelling
14 7 (5.15%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (16.18%) SQL
2 4 (2.94%) PL/SQL
3 2 (1.47%) C#
4 1 (0.74%) C++
4 1 (0.74%) Java
4 1 (0.74%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.74%) C
4 1 (0.74%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.74%) Korn
4 1 (0.74%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 12 (8.82%) Security Cleared
2 10 (7.35%) Degree
3 9 (6.62%) ISTQB
4 7 (5.15%) ISEB
4 7 (5.15%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (2.21%) BC Cleared
6 2 (1.47%) CIMA
6 2 (1.47%) ACCA
7 1 (0.74%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.74%) MOS
7 1 (0.74%) VCP4
7 1 (0.74%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.62%) Data Quality
2 4 (2.94%) QA
3 1 (0.74%) SLA
3 1 (0.74%) GAMP
3 1 (0.74%) GMP
3 1 (0.74%) COREP
3 1 (0.74%) FATCA
Systems Management
1 14 (10.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (17.65%) SAP
2 23 (16.91%) Siebel
3 20 (14.71%) Oracle
4 15 (11.03%) PeopleSoft
5 13 (9.56%) HP
6 8 (5.88%) Informatica
7 7 (5.15%) Microsoft
8 4 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.47%) Remedy
9 2 (1.47%) Hyperion
10 1 (0.74%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.74%) Pegasus
10 1 (0.74%) Adobe
10 1 (0.74%) Business Objects
10 1 (0.74%) Ab Initio
10 1 (0.74%) LogRhythm
10 1 (0.74%) Wonderware
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