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 28 February 2017 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Functional Analyst
UK / England
Rank 540 553 499
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -54
Contract jobs requiring a Functional Analyst 40 45 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.095% 0.096% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.10% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 28 58
Median daily rate £423 £338 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.18% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £210 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £500 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
39818 44786 44510
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.68% 95.09% 94.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 26184 29231 27803
Median daily rate £425 £423 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.59% +5.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £589 £565
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1392 1510 1751
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £11.08 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £48.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

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 28 February 2017.

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 28 February 2017. 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 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 16 £415 -17.00% 1
South East +15 7 £300 +39.53%
Yorkshire +18 6 £700 +60.00%
East of England -4 4 £450 - 1
North East -11 4 £300 -14.28%
South West -1 3 £300 +26.31%
East Midlands +5 1 - -
Functional Analyst
UK

Functional Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 (37.50%) SAP
2 26 (32.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 25 (31.25%) Finance
4 24 (30.00%) Oracle
5 21 (26.25%) Functional Testing
6 17 (21.25%) System Testing
6 17 (21.25%) Security Cleared
7 16 (20.00%) Migration
8 15 (18.75%) Data Migration
9 14 (17.50%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (16.25%) SQL
11 12 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
12 11 (13.75%) Post-Production
12 11 (13.75%) CRM
12 11 (13.75%) ERP
12 11 (13.75%) HP
12 11 (13.75%) Project Management
13 10 (12.50%) ISTQB
13 10 (12.50%) BC Cleared
13 10 (12.50%) Banking
14 9 (11.25%) SAP BW
14 9 (11.25%) SQL Server
14 9 (11.25%) SAP BPC
14 9 (11.25%) HP Quality Center
14 9 (11.25%) Test Scripting
14 9 (11.25%) Unit Testing
15 8 (10.00%) Oracle Database
15 8 (10.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
15 8 (10.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
16 7 (8.75%) Agile Software Development

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 (5.00%) LiveCycle
2 2 (2.50%) Apache
2 2 (2.50%) Confluence
2 2 (2.50%) JBoss
2 2 (2.50%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (2.50%) WebLogic
2 2 (2.50%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.25%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (11.25%) SAP BPC
2 7 (8.75%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (7.50%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (6.25%) Oracle EBS R12
5 4 (5.00%) SAP PS
6 3 (3.75%) Oracle Payables
6 3 (3.75%) SAP MDM
6 3 (3.75%) Temenos T24
6 3 (3.75%) Unit4 Business World
7 2 (2.50%) Oracle Assets
7 2 (2.50%) Oracle Cash Management
7 2 (2.50%) Oracle General Ledger
7 2 (2.50%) Oracle iProcurement
7 2 (2.50%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 2 (2.50%) Oracle Receivables
7 2 (2.50%) SAP CO
7 2 (2.50%) SAP CRM
7 2 (2.50%) SAP FI
7 2 (2.50%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (2.50%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.25%) Force.com
1 1 (1.25%) Sage Pay
1 1 (1.25%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.50%) HTTP
2 1 (1.25%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.25%) SAP BW
1 9 (11.25%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 8 (10.00%) Oracle Database
3 6 (7.50%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (3.75%) DB2
5 3 (3.75%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (2.50%) Big Data
6 2 (2.50%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.50%) QlikView
7 1 (1.25%) Lumira
7 1 (1.25%) MS Access
7 1 (1.25%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 6 (7.50%) JIRA
2 4 (5.00%) eggPlant
2 4 (5.00%) HP UFT
3 2 (2.50%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (1.25%) Appium
4 1 (1.25%) NeoLoad
4 1 (1.25%) Selenium
4 1 (1.25%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (31.25%) Finance
2 10 (12.50%) Banking
3 5 (6.25%) Legal
4 4 (5.00%) Investment Banking
4 4 (5.00%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.75%) General Ledger
5 3 (3.75%) Retail
6 2 (2.50%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.25%) Back Office
7 1 (1.25%) Billing
7 1 (1.25%) Publishing
7 1 (1.25%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.50%) AngularJS
1 2 (2.50%) GWT
1 2 (2.50%) HTML
1 2 (2.50%) HTML5
1 2 (2.50%) J2EE
1 2 (2.50%) Visualforce
1 2 (2.50%) XML
1 2 (2.50%) XML Schema
1 2 (2.50%) XSLT
2 1 (1.25%) Middleware
2 1 (1.25%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (1.25%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.75%) Data Structures
2 3 (3.75%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.50%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.25%) APACS
4 1 (1.25%) Chip and PIN
4 1 (1.25%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.25%) EFT
4 1 (1.25%) EFTPOS
4 1 (1.25%) EMV
4 1 (1.25%) EPoS
4 1 (1.25%) IVR
4 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.25%) Smartcard
4 1 (1.25%) Taxonomies
4 1 (1.25%) User Experience
4 1 (1.25%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.25%) Windows
2 4 (5.00%) Mac OS
2 4 (5.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (32.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 21 (26.25%) Functional Testing
3 17 (21.25%) System Testing
4 16 (20.00%) Migration
5 15 (18.75%) Data Migration
6 14 (17.50%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (13.75%) CRM
7 11 (13.75%) ERP
7 11 (13.75%) Post-Production
7 11 (13.75%) Project Management
8 9 (11.25%) Test Scripting
8 9 (11.25%) Unit Testing
9 7 (8.75%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (7.50%) Business Analysis
10 6 (7.50%) ETL
10 6 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (6.25%) Analytics
11 5 (6.25%) Regression Testing
11 5 (6.25%) Test Management
11 5 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 13 (16.25%) SQL
2 6 (7.50%) JavaScript
3 5 (6.25%) ABAP
4 3 (3.75%) Java
5 2 (2.50%) Apex Code
5 2 (2.50%) C++
5 2 (2.50%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.25%) C#
6 1 (1.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (21.25%) Security Cleared
2 10 (12.50%) BC Cleared
2 10 (12.50%) ISTQB
3 8 (10.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 7 (8.75%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.50%) Degree
5 2 (2.50%) ISEB
5 2 (2.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (2.50%) PMI Certification
5 2 (2.50%) PMP
6 1 (1.25%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.25%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.00%) QA
2 1 (1.25%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 4 (5.00%) XenApp
1 4 (5.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (1.25%) Docker
2 1 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (11.25%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (6.25%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 30 (37.50%) SAP
2 24 (30.00%) Oracle
3 11 (13.75%) HP
4 4 (5.00%) Adobe
5 3 (3.75%) Microsoft
5 3 (3.75%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.50%) IBM
6 2 (2.50%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (2.50%) Tableau
7 1 (1.25%) Pega
7 1 (1.25%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.25%) Remedy
7 1 (1.25%) Sage
7 1 (1.25%) Siebel
7 1 (1.25%) TSYS
7 1 (1.25%) VeriFone
7 1 (1.25%) VMware
7 1 (1.25%) VocaLink
7 1 (1.25%) Wincor Nixdorf
7 1 (1.25%) WorldPay