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 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Functional Analyst
Rank 523 487 522
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +35
Contract jobs requiring a Functional Analyst 66 90 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.18% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.19% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 54 39
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£344 £450 £423
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.61% +6.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £275 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £613 £544
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £338 £326
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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
49336 46518 44681
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.83% 92.45% 92.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 32059 28699 27154
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £238
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 1836 1841 1961
Average hourly rate £17.25 £16.84 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.43% -3.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.57 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £39.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

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 August 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 August 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 -11 36 £450 -18.18% 5
North West - 18 £344 - 1
South East -16 7 £218 -46.95%
East Midlands -12 2 £330 -2.22%
West Midlands -1 1 - -
South West -11 1 £200 +11.11%
North East -25 1 £200 -
Functional Analyst
UK

Functional Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 45 (40.91%) Finance
2 24 (21.82%) Functional Testing
3 17 (15.45%) Oracle
3 17 (15.45%) Microsoft
4 16 (14.55%) SQL
4 16 (14.55%) MS Excel
5 15 (13.64%) Cash Management
5 15 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (12.73%) QA
6 14 (12.73%) Security Cleared
6 14 (12.73%) Migration
7 13 (11.82%) SAP
7 13 (11.82%) Test Scripting
8 12 (10.91%) Data Migration
8 12 (10.91%) Banking
8 12 (10.91%) General Ledger
9 11 (10.00%) CIMA
9 11 (10.00%) ACCA
9 11 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 11 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 9 (8.18%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (8.18%) Oracle EBS
11 9 (8.18%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (8.18%) PeopleSoft
11 9 (8.18%) SC Cleared
12 8 (7.27%) FMCG
12 8 (7.27%) Oracle General Ledger
12 8 (7.27%) Dynamics AX
12 8 (7.27%) CRM

Functional Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (1.82%) Documentum
2 1 (0.91%) SAS
2 1 (0.91%) CMS
2 1 (0.91%) Oracle Self-Service HR
Applications
1 16 (14.55%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.45%) MS Visio
2 6 (5.45%) MS Office
3 3 (2.73%) Open Workbench
4 2 (1.82%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.82%) MS Project
4 2 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (8.18%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (7.27%) Dynamics AX
2 8 (7.27%) Oracle General Ledger
3 7 (6.36%) Oracle EBS R12
3 7 (6.36%) Oracle iProcurement
3 7 (6.36%) Oracle Payables
3 7 (6.36%) Oracle Receivables
3 7 (6.36%) Oracle Cash Management
4 6 (5.45%) Oracle Financials
5 4 (3.64%) SAP FI
5 4 (3.64%) SAP FI/CO
5 4 (3.64%) SAP CO
5 4 (3.64%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 3 (2.73%) Hyperion Planning
6 3 (2.73%) Oracle 11i
6 3 (2.73%) PeopleSoft Financials
7 2 (1.82%) SAP WM
7 2 (1.82%) SAP ERP
7 2 (1.82%) Oracle Assets
8 1 (0.91%) Kondor+
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.64%) QlikView
2 3 (2.73%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (2.73%) Oracle BI EE
2 3 (2.73%) Oracle Database
2 3 (2.73%) SAP BW
3 2 (1.82%) Oracle OWB
3 2 (1.82%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.82%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.91%) OLAP
4 1 (0.91%) Essbase
4 1 (0.91%) Data Mart
4 1 (0.91%) SAP BI
4 1 (0.91%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 1 (0.91%) OLAP Cube
4 1 (0.91%) Base SAS
4 1 (0.91%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 3 (2.73%) JIRA
2 2 (1.82%) HP UFT
2 2 (1.82%) ProC
2 2 (1.82%) LSMW
3 1 (0.91%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.91%) ERwin
3 1 (0.91%) Toad
3 1 (0.91%) WinRunner
3 1 (0.91%) Selenium
3 1 (0.91%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.91%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.91%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.91%) Capybara
General
1 45 (40.91%) Finance
2 12 (10.91%) Banking
2 12 (10.91%) General Ledger
3 6 (5.45%) Manufacturing
4 4 (3.64%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (2.73%) Back Office
6 2 (1.82%) Retail
6 2 (1.82%) Marketing
6 2 (1.82%) Russian Language
7 1 (0.91%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.91%) French Language
7 1 (0.91%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.91%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.91%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.45%) WebCenter
2 3 (2.73%) .NET
2 3 (2.73%) XML
3 1 (0.91%) XSD
3 1 (0.91%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (0.91%) J2EE
3 1 (0.91%) SOAP
3 1 (0.91%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.27%) FMCG
3 4 (3.64%) SCADA
4 3 (2.73%) Credit Risk
4 3 (2.73%) Market Risk
4 3 (2.73%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.73%) Derivative
5 2 (1.82%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (0.91%) DTCC
6 1 (0.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.91%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.91%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.64%) UNIX
2 1 (0.91%) Windows
2 1 (0.91%) Solaris
2 1 (0.91%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (21.82%) Functional Testing
2 15 (13.64%) Cash Management
3 14 (12.73%) Migration
4 13 (11.82%) Test Scripting
5 12 (10.91%) Data Migration
6 11 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 9 (8.18%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (8.18%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (7.27%) CRM
9 7 (6.36%) ERP
9 7 (6.36%) Data Cleansing
10 5 (4.55%) Business Analysis
11 4 (3.64%) Project Management
11 4 (3.64%) Change Management
11 4 (3.64%) Use Case
11 4 (3.64%) Test Automation
12 3 (2.73%) Test Strategy
12 3 (2.73%) Waterfall
12 3 (2.73%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (14.55%) SQL
2 3 (2.73%) Java
2 3 (2.73%) PL/SQL
3 2 (1.82%) C#
4 1 (0.91%) C++
4 1 (0.91%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.91%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.91%) VB
4 1 (0.91%) ABAP
4 1 (0.91%) VBA
4 1 (0.91%) VB6
4 1 (0.91%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 14 (12.73%) Security Cleared
2 11 (10.00%) ACCA
2 11 (10.00%) CIMA
3 9 (8.18%) SC Cleared
4 5 (4.55%) ISEB
5 3 (2.73%) ISTQB
5 3 (2.73%) Degree
6 1 (0.91%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (12.73%) QA
2 10 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (3.64%) GAMP
3 4 (3.64%) GMP
4 2 (1.82%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.91%) EMIR
Systems Management
1 5 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (15.45%) Oracle
1 17 (15.45%) Microsoft
2 13 (11.82%) SAP
3 9 (8.18%) PeopleSoft
4 6 (5.45%) HP
4 6 (5.45%) IBM
5 4 (3.64%) Wonderware
5 4 (3.64%) Hyperion
6 3 (2.73%) Teradata
7 2 (1.82%) Informatica
7 2 (1.82%) EMC
7 2 (1.82%) Sun
8 1 (0.91%) Siebel
8 1 (0.91%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.91%) Ab Initio