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 6 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Analyst
Rank 596 559 519
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -40
Contract jobs requiring a Functional Analyst 41 54 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.080% 0.11% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.085% 0.11% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 33 44
Median daily rate £375 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £302 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £364 £320
% change year-on-year
-7.15% +13.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £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
48428 48067 47032
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 95.01% 94.75% 94.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 31953 29679 29276
Median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1367 1934 1971
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.60 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.35%

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 6 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 6 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 -22 20 £450 +5.26% 3
South East -15 5 £278 -20.71%
North West -18 5 £338 -15.62%
South West +1 3 £388 -
East Midlands +9 2 £339 +13.12%
Yorkshire - 2 £413 -
East of England +7 1 - - 3
North East -32 1 - -
Functional Analyst
UK

Functional Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 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 28 (34.15%) Finance
2 24 (29.27%) Functional Testing
3 22 (26.83%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (24.39%) CRM
5 18 (21.95%) Oracle
6 15 (18.29%) SAP
6 15 (18.29%) IBM
6 15 (18.29%) Security Cleared
7 14 (17.07%) SC Cleared
8 13 (15.85%) MS Excel
9 12 (14.63%) WebCenter
10 11 (13.41%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (12.20%) SQL
11 10 (12.20%) Business Analysis
12 9 (10.98%) User Acceptance Testing
12 9 (10.98%) Microsoft
12 9 (10.98%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (10.98%) Migration
13 8 (9.76%) MS Visio
13 8 (9.76%) MS PowerPoint
13 8 (9.76%) Oracle EBS R12
14 7 (8.54%) Oracle Receivables
14 7 (8.54%) Oracle Financials
14 7 (8.54%) Oracle EBS
15 6 (7.32%) Workflow
15 6 (7.32%) Logistics
15 6 (7.32%) PL/SQL
15 6 (7.32%) MS Project
15 6 (7.32%) Salesforce.com
15 6 (7.32%) Cash Management

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 (4.88%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (3.66%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.22%) CMS
3 1 (1.22%) WordPress
Applications
1 13 (15.85%) MS Excel
2 8 (9.76%) MS PowerPoint
2 8 (9.76%) MS Visio
3 6 (7.32%) MS Project
4 5 (6.10%) MS Office
5 1 (1.22%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 8 (9.76%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (8.54%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (8.54%) Oracle Financials
2 7 (8.54%) Oracle Receivables
3 6 (7.32%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (6.10%) Oracle 11i
4 5 (6.10%) Oracle Applications
4 5 (6.10%) Oracle Assets
4 5 (6.10%) Oracle Cash Management
4 5 (6.10%) Oracle iProcurement
4 5 (6.10%) Oracle Payables
5 4 (4.88%) Oracle General Ledger
5 4 (4.88%) SAP CO
5 4 (4.88%) SAP FI
5 4 (4.88%) SAP FI/CO
6 3 (3.66%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (2.44%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (2.44%) Oracle HRMS
7 2 (2.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (2.44%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.22%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.88%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (4.88%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 4 (4.88%) Oracle Discoverer
1 4 (4.88%) SAP BW
2 3 (3.66%) SAP BI
3 2 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.44%) SAP HANA
3 2 (2.44%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.22%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 3 (3.66%) JIRA
1 3 (3.66%) Toad
2 2 (2.44%) Selenium
3 1 (1.22%) HP UFT
3 1 (1.22%) JMeter
3 1 (1.22%) SoapUI
General
1 28 (34.15%) Finance
2 5 (6.10%) Banking
2 5 (6.10%) General Ledger
3 3 (3.66%) Front Office
3 3 (3.66%) Legal
3 3 (3.66%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.44%) Back Office
4 2 (2.44%) Dutch Language
4 2 (2.44%) French Language
4 2 (2.44%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.44%) Wholesale Banking
5 1 (1.22%) Advertising
5 1 (1.22%) Billing
5 1 (1.22%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (1.22%) Law
5 1 (1.22%) Marketing
5 1 (1.22%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (14.63%) WebCenter
2 4 (4.88%) EDI
3 2 (2.44%) Middleware
4 1 (1.22%) .NET
4 1 (1.22%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.22%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (1.22%) SAP Basis
4 1 (1.22%) SAP PI
4 1 (1.22%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 22 (26.83%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.44%) Equities
2 2 (2.44%) Learning Management System
2 2 (2.44%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.22%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.22%) Economics
3 1 (1.22%) e-Learning
3 1 (1.22%) Fixed Income
3 1 (1.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (1.22%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.22%) Reference Data
3 1 (1.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.66%) Unix
2 2 (2.44%) Windows
3 1 (1.22%) AIX
3 1 (1.22%) Android
3 1 (1.22%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.22%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.22%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (29.27%) Functional Testing
2 20 (24.39%) CRM
3 11 (13.41%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (12.20%) Business Analysis
5 9 (10.98%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (10.98%) Migration
5 9 (10.98%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (7.32%) Cash Management
6 6 (7.32%) Logistics
6 6 (7.32%) Workflow
7 5 (6.10%) ERP
7 5 (6.10%) GAP Analysis
7 5 (6.10%) Procure-to-pay
7 5 (6.10%) Translating Business Requirements
8 4 (4.88%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (3.66%) Integration Testing
9 3 (3.66%) Project Management
9 3 (3.66%) Service Management
9 3 (3.66%) Test Scripting
9 3 (3.66%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 10 (12.20%) SQL
2 6 (7.32%) PL/SQL
3 3 (3.66%) Java
4 2 (2.44%) ABAP
5 1 (1.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (18.29%) Security Cleared
2 14 (17.07%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.66%) Degree
3 3 (3.66%) ISEB
3 3 (3.66%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.10%) QA
2 2 (2.44%) ISO20022
3 1 (1.22%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.22%) GAAP
3 1 (1.22%) MiFID
3 1 (1.22%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (6.10%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (21.95%) Oracle
2 15 (18.29%) IBM
2 15 (18.29%) SAP
3 9 (10.98%) Microsoft
4 6 (7.32%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (6.10%) HP
5 5 (6.10%) Pegasus
6 2 (2.44%) Fundtech
6 2 (2.44%) Remedy
7 1 (1.22%) Adobe
7 1 (1.22%) Alias
7 1 (1.22%) Apple
7 1 (1.22%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (1.22%) Saba
7 1 (1.22%) Siebel
7 1 (1.22%) SimCorp
7 1 (1.22%) Sybase
7 1 (1.22%) Temenos
7 1 (1.22%) TIBCO