The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Analyst
Rank 191 166 140
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -26
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 569 660 785
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.09% 1.37% 1.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.20% 1.47% 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 383 457 521
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£425 £430 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £650 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £380
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 8 19
Average hourly rate £23.50 £24.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.08% -4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.75 £23.50 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.00 £35.10 £41.99
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.75 £28.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +40.00%
Senior 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
47442 44830 50194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 91.03% 92.84% 92.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 29510 27391 28804
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £342
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1899 1942 2459
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.03 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.11% -10.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.36
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%

Senior Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Senior Analyst in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in England

Senior Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Senior Analyst across the England region.

Senior Analyst Daily Rate Trend in England

Senior Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Senior Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in England

Senior Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Senior Analyst across the England region.

Senior Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in England

Senior Analyst
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Senior Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Senior 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 Senior Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014. 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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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 -66 266 £438 -4.89% 87
South East +15 83 £375 - 29
South West +3 57 £438 +1.74% 15
East Midlands +32 47 £475 +18.75% 4
North West +9 29 £450 +23.28% 14
East of England -26 29 £413 +17.85% 13
Yorkshire -8 28 £375 +11.11% 26
West Midlands -28 23 £394 +7.87% 13
North East - 2 - - 1
Midlands - - - -
Senior Analyst
UK

Senior Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Senior 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 Senior Analyst in their job title.

1 425 (36.45%) Finance
2 234 (20.07%) SQL
3 214 (18.35%) Business Analysis
4 200 (17.15%) Agile Software Development
4 200 (17.15%) Banking
5 160 (13.72%) Stakeholder Management
6 135 (11.58%) Microsoft
7 119 (10.21%) Analytical Skills
8 108 (9.26%) Windows
9 103 (8.83%) User Acceptance Testing
10 100 (8.58%) Project Management
11 99 (8.49%) ITIL
12 92 (7.89%) Oracle
12 92 (7.89%) QA
13 81 (6.95%) Data Analysis
14 76 (6.52%) Degree
15 75 (6.43%) MS Excel
16 73 (6.26%) UML
16 73 (6.26%) Retail
17 71 (6.09%) Risk Management
18 70 (6.00%) ISEB
19 66 (5.66%) Scrum
20 63 (5.40%) Investment Banking
20 63 (5.40%) SQL Server
21 62 (5.32%) Business Intelligence
21 62 (5.32%) Test Scripting
22 58 (4.97%) Data Modelling
22 58 (4.97%) PRINCE2
22 58 (4.97%) Management Information System
23 57 (4.89%) Change Management

Senior Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Senior 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 Senior Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 48 (4.12%) SAS
2 38 (3.26%) SharePoint
3 26 (2.23%) MS Exchange
4 20 (1.72%) WebSphere
5 18 (1.54%) CMS
6 16 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2010
7 12 (1.03%) Tomcat
8 10 (0.86%) WebLogic
8 10 (0.86%) SharePoint 2010
9 8 (0.69%) Adobe CQ
10 7 (0.60%) Escenic
10 7 (0.60%) MQSeries
10 7 (0.60%) ArcGIS
11 6 (0.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 5 (0.43%) IIS
12 5 (0.43%) Drupal
13 4 (0.34%) Oracle Spatial
13 4 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2007
13 4 (0.34%) MS Project Server
13 4 (0.34%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 75 (6.43%) MS Excel
2 57 (4.89%) MS Visio
3 53 (4.55%) MS Office
4 27 (2.32%) MS Project
5 25 (2.14%) MS PowerPoint
6 17 (1.46%) SPSS
7 5 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.17%) FastStats
8 2 (0.17%) Mingle
9 1 (0.086%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 11 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.43%) CA Clarity
3 4 (0.34%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 4 (0.34%) Summit
3 4 (0.34%) LatentZero
3 4 (0.34%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (0.26%) Sophis RISQUE
4 3 (0.26%) Cognos TM1
4 3 (0.26%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.17%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 2 (0.17%) assyst
5 2 (0.17%) Loan IQ
5 2 (0.17%) SiteCatalyst
5 2 (0.17%) Markit EDM
5 2 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.17%) SAP HR
5 2 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.17%) Oracle Payroll
5 2 (0.17%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.43%) SaaS
2 3 (0.26%) Office 365
2 3 (0.26%) IBM Blueworks
3 1 (0.086%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.086%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.086%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 42 (3.60%) Firewall
2 17 (1.46%) Internet
3 15 (1.29%) WAN
3 15 (1.29%) TCP/IP
3 15 (1.29%) DNS
4 13 (1.11%) VPN
5 10 (0.86%) SAN
5 10 (0.86%) LAN
6 9 (0.77%) Intranet
6 9 (0.77%) Wireless
7 8 (0.69%) Network Security
7 8 (0.69%) Intrusion Detection
7 8 (0.69%) MPLS
7 8 (0.69%) VoIP
8 7 (0.60%) DHCP
9 4 (0.34%) FTP
9 4 (0.34%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (0.34%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (0.26%) BIG-IP
10 3 (0.26%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (5.40%) SQL Server
2 41 (3.52%) Data Warehouse
3 26 (2.23%) Data Mining
4 24 (2.06%) Oracle Database
5 22 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 21 (1.80%) QlikView
7 20 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 18 (1.54%) Relational Database
9 15 (1.29%) Big Data
10 13 (1.11%) Hadoop
10 13 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
11 11 (0.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 11 (0.94%) MySQL
12 10 (0.86%) SQL Server 2005
13 9 (0.77%) MS Access
13 9 (0.77%) Crystal Reports
13 9 (0.77%) Oracle Database 10g
13 9 (0.77%) Oracle BI EE
14 8 (0.69%) DB2
14 8 (0.69%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 38 (3.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 34 (2.92%) Selenium
3 23 (1.97%) Visual Studio
4 15 (1.29%) QuickTest Pro
5 13 (1.11%) JIRA
6 11 (0.94%) Cucumber
7 9 (0.77%) SpecFlow
7 9 (0.77%) FitNesse
8 8 (0.69%) WebDriver
9 5 (0.43%) Hudson
9 5 (0.43%) Jenkins
9 5 (0.43%) NUnit
9 5 (0.43%) TestDirector
10 4 (0.34%) Toad
10 4 (0.34%) JMeter
10 4 (0.34%) TeamCity
11 3 (0.26%) WATIR
11 3 (0.26%) TestNG
11 3 (0.26%) Subversion
11 3 (0.26%) Maven
General
1 425 (36.45%) Finance
2 200 (17.15%) Banking
3 73 (6.26%) Retail
4 63 (5.40%) Investment Banking
5 49 (4.20%) Front Office
6 44 (3.77%) Marketing
7 39 (3.34%) Telecoms
8 31 (2.66%) Legal
8 31 (2.66%) Retail Banking
9 24 (2.06%) Advertising
10 16 (1.37%) Financial Institution
11 13 (1.11%) Publishing
12 12 (1.03%) Manufacturing
12 12 (1.03%) Back Office
13 11 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
14 10 (0.86%) Billing
15 8 (0.69%) Corporate Banking
16 6 (0.51%) Law
17 3 (0.26%) Automotive
17 3 (0.26%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (3.60%) .NET
2 38 (3.26%) XML
3 20 (1.72%) HTML
4 18 (1.54%) CSS
5 14 (1.20%) Web Services
6 12 (1.03%) J2EE
6 12 (1.03%) Spring
7 11 (0.94%) Ajax
7 11 (0.94%) jQuery
7 11 (0.94%) Gherkin
8 8 (0.69%) HTML5
8 8 (0.69%) WCF
8 8 (0.69%) Hibernate
8 8 (0.69%) ASP.NET
9 7 (0.60%) Struts
9 7 (0.60%) EJB
9 7 (0.60%) LAMP
9 7 (0.60%) Ruby on Rails
9 7 (0.60%) JSF
9 7 (0.60%) Java RMI
Miscellaneous
1 119 (10.21%) Analytical Skills
2 58 (4.97%) Management Information System
3 48 (4.12%) NHS
4 27 (2.32%) Derivative
5 23 (1.97%) Fixed Income
6 22 (1.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 16 (1.37%) Credit Risk
8 14 (1.20%) User Experience
8 14 (1.20%) GIS
9 13 (1.11%) Statistics
10 12 (1.03%) Mainframe
10 12 (1.03%) Blackberry
10 12 (1.03%) Market Risk
11 11 (0.94%) Open Source
12 10 (0.86%) Video on Demand
12 10 (0.86%) SWIFT
12 10 (0.86%) Mobile App
12 10 (0.86%) Data Protection Act
12 10 (0.86%) Equities
13 8 (0.69%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 108 (9.26%) Windows
2 38 (3.26%) UNIX
3 35 (3.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 34 (2.92%) Windows 7
5 32 (2.74%) Linux
6 24 (2.06%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (1.37%) Windows XP
8 11 (0.94%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (0.77%) Solaris
10 7 (0.60%) Windows 8
11 6 (0.51%) Apple iOS
11 6 (0.51%) Windows Vista
12 5 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 4 (0.34%) Android
14 3 (0.26%) AIX
15 2 (0.17%) HPUX
15 2 (0.17%) Windows 2000
15 2 (0.17%) MVS
16 1 (0.086%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 214 (18.35%) Business Analysis
2 200 (17.15%) Agile Software Development
3 160 (13.72%) Stakeholder Management
4 103 (8.83%) User Acceptance Testing
5 100 (8.58%) Project Management
6 99 (8.49%) ITIL
7 81 (6.95%) Data Analysis
8 73 (6.26%) UML
9 71 (6.09%) Risk Management
10 66 (5.66%) Scrum
11 62 (5.32%) Business Intelligence
11 62 (5.32%) Test Scripting
12 58 (4.97%) PRINCE2
12 58 (4.97%) Data Modelling
13 57 (4.89%) Migration
13 57 (4.89%) Change Management
14 55 (4.72%) GAP Analysis
15 54 (4.63%) Analytics
16 52 (4.46%) Use Case
17 50 (4.29%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 234 (20.07%) SQL
2 56 (4.80%) Java
3 44 (3.77%) C#
4 21 (1.80%) VBA
5 19 (1.63%) JavaScript
6 15 (1.29%) T-SQL
7 14 (1.20%) VB
8 11 (0.94%) Python
8 11 (0.94%) PL/SQL
9 10 (0.86%) Perl
9 10 (0.86%) PowerShell
10 9 (0.77%) Scala
11 8 (0.69%) Ruby
11 8 (0.69%) C++
12 7 (0.60%) VBScript
13 4 (0.34%) VB6
13 4 (0.34%) Shell Script
13 4 (0.34%) R
14 3 (0.26%) Bash Shell
14 3 (0.26%) JCL
Qualifications
1 76 (6.52%) Degree
2 70 (6.00%) ISEB
3 47 (4.03%) Security Cleared
4 37 (3.17%) SC Cleared
5 33 (2.83%) CISSP
6 29 (2.49%) ISTQB
7 19 (1.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 18 (1.54%) CISM
9 15 (1.29%) Microsoft Certification
10 13 (1.11%) CIMA
11 12 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
12 11 (0.94%) ACCA
12 11 (0.94%) MCSE
13 9 (0.77%) Cisco Certification
13 9 (0.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 8 (0.69%) CISA
15 7 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 7 (0.60%) CCNA
16 6 (0.51%) PMI Certification
16 6 (0.51%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (7.89%) QA
2 20 (1.72%) Basel III
3 15 (1.29%) Solvency II
3 15 (1.29%) SLA
3 15 (1.29%) Basel II
4 13 (1.11%) PCI DSS
5 11 (0.94%) FATCA
5 11 (0.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 9 (0.77%) FINREP
7 8 (0.69%) Dodd-Frank
7 8 (0.69%) COREP
7 8 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 7 (0.60%) EMIR
9 4 (0.34%) AIFMD
10 3 (0.26%) UCITS
10 3 (0.26%) ISO 8583
11 2 (0.17%) ISO 9001
11 2 (0.17%) P3O
11 2 (0.17%) MiFID
12 1 (0.086%) CDISC
System Software
1 52 (4.46%) Active Directory
2 20 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (0.77%) VMware ESX
4 6 (0.51%) vSphere
5 4 (0.34%) Forefront TMG
6 3 (0.26%) NFS
6 3 (0.26%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (0.26%) Xen
6 3 (0.26%) NLBS
6 3 (0.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (0.26%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.26%) XenApp
7 2 (0.17%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.086%) DFS Replication
8 1 (0.086%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.086%) UAG
8 1 (0.086%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 26 (2.23%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (0.77%) SCCM
3 4 (0.34%) OpenView
4 3 (0.26%) SCOM
4 3 (0.26%) WSUS
5 2 (0.17%) ITRS Geneos
5 2 (0.17%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (0.17%) ARCserve
5 2 (0.17%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (0.17%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.17%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.086%) Tivoli Identity Manager
6 1 (0.086%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.086%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.086%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (0.086%) Control-M
6 1 (0.086%) CiscoWorks
6 1 (0.086%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.086%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 135 (11.58%) Microsoft
2 92 (7.89%) Oracle
3 40 (3.43%) VMware
4 31 (2.66%) Cisco
5 30 (2.57%) SAP
6 29 (2.49%) HP
7 28 (2.40%) IBM
8 19 (1.63%) Citrix
9 14 (1.20%) CheckPoint
10 13 (1.11%) Siebel
11 12 (1.03%) Remedy
11 12 (1.03%) Tableau
12 11 (0.94%) Salesforce.com
12 11 (0.94%) Business Objects
13 10 (0.86%) Cognos
14 9 (0.77%) JBoss
15 8 (0.69%) PeopleSoft
15 8 (0.69%) Juniper
15 8 (0.69%) Charles River
15 8 (0.69%) Teradata
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450.00 - £575.00 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Hays London City Projects
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Churchill Frank
Posted: 21 hours ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 21 hours ago
West Midlands
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 22 hours ago
Exeter
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £460 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
NST Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Market Rate
Posted: Yesterday
Worthing, West Sussex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 Per Day Ltd Co Basis
Posted: 4 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
@ITS
Rate: From £425 to £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hays Plc - University of Westminster
Rate: generous benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Absolute Solution Limited
Rate: From £50,000 to £56,000 per day up to £56k plus bens
Posted: 5 days ago