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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Analyst
Rank 552 501 535
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +34
Contract jobs requiring a Functional Analyst 44 92 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.093% 0.20% 0.093%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.099% 0.21% 0.098%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 60 16
Average daily rate £338 £450 £424
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +6.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £299 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £535 £519
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £375 £475
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -21.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
44628 44477 42797
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.57% 94.45% 94.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 29078 28059 25830
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1591 1795 1920
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 11 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Functional Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -44 11 £469 +4.16% 5
South East +12 9 £215 -53.51% 1
North West -10 9 £338 -
Yorkshire -19 4 £410 -11.35% 1
East of England +4 3 £420 +12.00% 1
East Midlands -15 2 £341 +13.75%
North East -18 2 £350 +38.61% 1
South West +1 1 £238 -36.66%
Functional Analyst
UK

Functional Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 34 (41.98%) Finance
2 25 (30.86%) Functional Testing
2 25 (30.86%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (19.75%) CRM
4 15 (18.52%) SAP
4 15 (18.52%) Oracle
4 15 (18.52%) IBM
5 13 (16.05%) SC Cleared
5 13 (16.05%) Security Cleared
6 11 (13.58%) WebCenter
7 10 (12.35%) Oracle EBS R12
7 10 (12.35%) User Acceptance Testing
7 10 (12.35%) Business Analysis
7 10 (12.35%) Banking
8 9 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (11.11%) Test Scripting
9 8 (9.88%) Oracle Receivables
9 8 (9.88%) Oracle EBS
9 8 (9.88%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (8.64%) SQL
10 7 (8.64%) ERP
10 7 (8.64%) Translating Business Requirements
10 7 (8.64%) Oracle General Ledger
11 6 (7.41%) QA
11 6 (7.41%) Oracle Assets
11 6 (7.41%) MS Excel
11 6 (7.41%) Microsoft
11 6 (7.41%) BusinessObjects
11 6 (7.41%) Investment Banking
12 5 (6.17%) General Ledger

Functional Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 (2.47%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (1.23%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.23%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.70%) MS Office
2 3 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.23%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (1.23%) MS Project
3 1 (1.23%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (12.35%) Oracle EBS R12
2 8 (9.88%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (9.88%) Oracle Receivables
3 7 (8.64%) Oracle General Ledger
4 6 (7.41%) Oracle Assets
5 5 (6.17%) Oracle Payables
6 4 (4.94%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (4.94%) Oracle Financials
7 3 (3.70%) Oracle iProcurement
7 3 (3.70%) SAP FI
7 3 (3.70%) SAP HCM
7 3 (3.70%) SAP HR
8 2 (2.47%) Oracle 11i
8 2 (2.47%) Oracle ASCP
8 2 (2.47%) Oracle Cash Management
8 2 (2.47%) Oracle ERP
8 2 (2.47%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 2 (2.47%) SAP CO
8 2 (2.47%) SAP FI/CO
8 2 (2.47%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.23%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.41%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (6.17%) SAP BI
3 2 (2.47%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 2 (2.47%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.47%) SAP BW
3 2 (2.47%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.23%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.23%) MS Access
4 1 (1.23%) OLAP
4 1 (1.23%) OLAP Cube
4 1 (1.23%) Oracle Discoverer
4 1 (1.23%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 4 (4.94%) Selenium
2 2 (2.47%) JIRA
2 2 (2.47%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.23%) JMeter
3 1 (1.23%) Toad
General
1 34 (41.98%) Finance
2 10 (12.35%) Banking
3 6 (7.41%) Investment Banking
4 5 (6.17%) General Ledger
5 4 (4.94%) French Language
6 3 (3.70%) Back Office
6 3 (3.70%) Dutch Language
6 3 (3.70%) Front Office
6 3 (3.70%) Retail
7 1 (1.23%) Advertising
7 1 (1.23%) Legal
7 1 (1.23%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (13.58%) WebCenter
2 2 (2.47%) EDI
2 2 (2.47%) XML
3 1 (1.23%) .NET
3 1 (1.23%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.23%) Middleware
3 1 (1.23%) SAML
3 1 (1.23%) SOAP
3 1 (1.23%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 25 (30.86%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.47%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (2.47%) Fixed Income
2 2 (2.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (2.47%) Freedom of Information
2 2 (2.47%) Freedom of Information Act
2 2 (2.47%) Mainframe
2 2 (2.47%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.23%) Economics
3 1 (1.23%) e-Learning
3 1 (1.23%) Equities
3 1 (1.23%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (1.23%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.23%) Reinsurance
3 1 (1.23%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.47%) Unix
1 2 (2.47%) Windows
2 1 (1.23%) Android
2 1 (1.23%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.23%) Mac OS X
2 1 (1.23%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (30.86%) Functional Testing
2 16 (19.75%) CRM
3 10 (12.35%) Business Analysis
3 10 (12.35%) User Acceptance Testing
4 9 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (11.11%) Test Scripting
5 8 (9.88%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (8.64%) ERP
6 7 (8.64%) Translating Business Requirements
7 5 (6.17%) Migration
7 5 (6.17%) Procure-to-pay
8 4 (4.94%) Logistics
8 4 (4.94%) Regression Testing
8 4 (4.94%) Workflow
9 3 (3.70%) Automation Testing
9 3 (3.70%) Cash Management
9 3 (3.70%) Service Delivery
9 3 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (3.70%) Use Case
10 2 (2.47%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.64%) SQL
2 4 (4.94%) PL/SQL
3 2 (2.47%) Java
3 2 (2.47%) PHP
4 1 (1.23%) ABAP
4 1 (1.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (16.05%) SC Cleared
1 13 (16.05%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.94%) ISTQB
3 3 (3.70%) Degree
4 2 (2.47%) ISEB
5 1 (1.23%) ACCA
5 1 (1.23%) CIMA
5 1 (1.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.41%) QA
2 1 (1.23%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.23%) GAAP
2 1 (1.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 4 (4.94%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (18.52%) IBM
1 15 (18.52%) Oracle
1 15 (18.52%) SAP
2 6 (7.41%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.94%) Remedy
4 3 (3.70%) HP
5 2 (2.47%) Hyperion
5 2 (2.47%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.23%) Adobe
6 1 (1.23%) Apple
6 1 (1.23%) Cognos
6 1 (1.23%) Murex
6 1 (1.23%) SimCorp
6 1 (1.23%) Sun
6 1 (1.23%) Sybase
6 1 (1.23%) TIBCO
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