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 5 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Analyst
Rank 571 573 561
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Functional Analyst 43 42 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.093% 0.084% 0.086%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.098% 0.088% 0.092%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 25 27
Median daily rate £424 £338 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.48% -18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £316 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £600 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £338 £300
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
43899 47527 48849
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.60% 94.94% 93.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 28945 30730 31404
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £595 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.31% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1518 1872 2042
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 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.79%

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 5 December 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 5 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 +6 22 £400 -31.91% 1
East of England +19 12 £450 +7.14% 1
South West +9 3 £425 +30.76%
East Midlands -6 2 - -
South East +9 1 £325 -3.70%
Functional Analyst
UK

Functional Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 30 (33.71%) SAP
2 28 (31.46%) Functional Testing
3 26 (29.21%) User Acceptance Testing
4 24 (26.97%) Finance
5 23 (25.84%) Oracle
6 15 (16.85%) Security Cleared
7 14 (15.73%) SQL
7 14 (15.73%) CRM
8 13 (14.61%) Regression Testing
8 13 (14.61%) System Testing
8 13 (14.61%) Test Scripting
9 11 (12.36%) Data Migration
9 11 (12.36%) Migration
10 10 (11.24%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (11.24%) Oracle EBS
10 10 (11.24%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (11.24%) HP Quality Center
11 9 (10.11%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (10.11%) ISTQB
11 9 (10.11%) MS Excel
11 9 (10.11%) HP
12 8 (8.99%) SAP BW
12 8 (8.99%) SQL Server
12 8 (8.99%) Business Analysis
12 8 (8.99%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 8 (8.99%) Oracle Receivables
13 7 (7.87%) Oracle Payables
13 7 (7.87%) Oracle Database
13 7 (7.87%) SC Cleared
13 7 (7.87%) BC Cleared

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 (4.49%) LiveCycle
2 2 (2.25%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.12%) CMS
3 1 (1.12%) SAP EP
Applications
1 9 (10.11%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.37%) MS Office
3 2 (2.25%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.25%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.12%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (11.24%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (8.99%) Oracle Receivables
3 7 (7.87%) Oracle Payables
3 7 (7.87%) SAP BPC
4 6 (6.74%) Oracle Assets
4 6 (6.74%) Oracle EBS R12
5 5 (5.62%) Oracle General Ledger
5 5 (5.62%) SAP CRM
6 4 (4.49%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (4.49%) Oracle Cash Management
6 4 (4.49%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 4 (4.49%) Oracle iProcurement
6 4 (4.49%) SAP IS-U
7 3 (3.37%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (3.37%) SAP FI
7 3 (3.37%) SAP MDM
7 3 (3.37%) SAP PS
8 2 (2.25%) SAP CO
8 2 (2.25%) SAP FI/CO
8 2 (2.25%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.12%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.99%) SAP BW
1 8 (8.99%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.87%) Oracle Database
3 5 (5.62%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 5 (5.62%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (4.49%) Oracle BI EE
4 4 (4.49%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (3.37%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (3.37%) Oracle Discoverer
6 1 (1.12%) Lumira
6 1 (1.12%) MS Access
6 1 (1.12%) MySQL
6 1 (1.12%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 5 (5.62%) HP UFT
1 5 (5.62%) JIRA
2 4 (4.49%) eggPlant
3 1 (1.12%) Appium
3 1 (1.12%) LoadRunner
3 1 (1.12%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.12%) Selenium
3 1 (1.12%) SpecFlow
General
1 24 (26.97%) Finance
2 7 (7.87%) Banking
2 7 (7.87%) General Ledger
3 5 (5.62%) Dutch Language
3 5 (5.62%) French Language
4 4 (4.49%) Investment Banking
5 3 (3.37%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.37%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.25%) Billing
6 2 (2.25%) Retail
7 1 (1.12%) Back Office
7 1 (1.12%) Local Government
7 1 (1.12%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.37%) Web Services
2 1 (1.12%) Middleware
2 1 (1.12%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (1.12%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.11%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.37%) Data Structures
3 2 (2.25%) Data Extraction
4 1 (1.12%) CMDB
4 1 (1.12%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.12%) FMCG
4 1 (1.12%) iPad
4 1 (1.12%) Learning Management System
4 1 (1.12%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.12%) Reinsurance
4 1 (1.12%) Taxonomies
4 1 (1.12%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.74%) Windows
2 4 (4.49%) Mac OS
2 4 (4.49%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.25%) Unix
4 1 (1.12%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (31.46%) Functional Testing
2 26 (29.21%) User Acceptance Testing
3 14 (15.73%) CRM
4 13 (14.61%) Regression Testing
4 13 (14.61%) System Testing
4 13 (14.61%) Test Scripting
5 11 (12.36%) Data Migration
5 11 (12.36%) Migration
6 10 (11.24%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (11.24%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (8.99%) Business Analysis
8 7 (7.87%) ERP
9 6 (6.74%) Change Management
9 6 (6.74%) Waterfall
10 5 (5.62%) Cash Management
10 5 (5.62%) Configuration Management
10 5 (5.62%) ITIL
10 5 (5.62%) Manual Testing
10 5 (5.62%) SDLC
10 5 (5.62%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (15.73%) SQL
2 4 (4.49%) ABAP
2 4 (4.49%) JavaScript
2 4 (4.49%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.12%) C#
3 1 (1.12%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (16.85%) Security Cleared
2 9 (10.11%) ISTQB
3 8 (8.99%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 7 (7.87%) BC Cleared
4 7 (7.87%) SC Cleared
5 3 (3.37%) ISEB
6 2 (2.25%) Degree
7 1 (1.12%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (1.12%) MCTS
7 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.12%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.37%) QA
2 1 (1.12%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.12%) SEPA
System Software
1 4 (4.49%) XenApp
1 4 (4.49%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (11.24%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (4.49%) Cisco IPCC
3 1 (1.12%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 30 (33.71%) SAP
2 23 (25.84%) Oracle
3 9 (10.11%) HP
4 4 (4.49%) Adobe
4 4 (4.49%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.49%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.12%) Apple
5 1 (1.12%) Guidewire
5 1 (1.12%) ServiceNow