The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Senior Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Analyst
Rank 243 184 192
Rank change year-on-year
-59 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 505 631 576
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.99% 1.25% 1.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.04% 1.32% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 351 429 392
Median daily rate £450 £444 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.46% +6.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £389 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
-2.81% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 8
Median hourly rate £22.00 £21.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.32% -49.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.10 £14.00 £21.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £32.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £26.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-19.23% -42.22%
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
48390 47949 46865
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 95.00% 94.73% 94.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 31923 29597 29145
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 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1362 1922 1960
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 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.70 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.78% -1.76%

Senior Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured Senior Analyst in the job title.

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 5 May 2016.

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 5 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 5 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 -40 246 £500 +4.16% 63
South East -15 89 £400 +6.66% 27
North West -23 32 £420 -6.66% 14
East of England +15 29 £450 +28.57% 11
Yorkshire -10 29 £388 +3.33% 12
South West -33 26 £360 -18.82% 12
East Midlands +6 20 £525 +23.52% 4
West Midlands -16 16 £475 +5.55% 6
North East -25 14 £375 +7.14% 1
Midlands 0 4 £500 -
Senior Analyst
UK

Senior Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, Senior 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 Senior Analyst in the job title.

1 377 (35.94%) Finance
2 235 (22.40%) Agile Software Development
3 202 (19.26%) Business Analysis
4 192 (18.30%) Banking
5 172 (16.40%) SQL
6 147 (14.01%) Analytical Skills
7 136 (12.96%) Stakeholder Management
8 129 (12.30%) Project Management
9 96 (9.15%) Windows
9 96 (9.15%) Microsoft
10 88 (8.39%) Retail
11 73 (6.96%) Oracle
12 70 (6.67%) Data Analysis
13 69 (6.58%) Use Case
14 67 (6.39%) Test Scripting
14 67 (6.39%) Analytics
15 65 (6.20%) Degree
16 64 (6.10%) User Acceptance Testing
17 63 (6.01%) QA
18 62 (5.91%) Change Management
19 61 (5.82%) Front Office
19 61 (5.82%) ITIL
20 60 (5.72%) MS Excel
21 59 (5.62%) Unix
22 58 (5.53%) Security Cleared
23 57 (5.43%) Java
23 57 (5.43%) Data Modelling
24 56 (5.34%) Management Information System
24 56 (5.34%) Waterfall
25 55 (5.24%) ISEB

Senior 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 28 (2.67%) SAS
2 25 (2.38%) MS Exchange
3 22 (2.10%) SharePoint
4 14 (1.33%) Apache
5 11 (1.05%) CMS
6 10 (0.95%) IIS
7 5 (0.48%) Confluence
7 5 (0.48%) Skype for Business
7 5 (0.48%) Tomcat
8 4 (0.38%) Node.js
9 3 (0.29%) Apache Solr
9 3 (0.29%) ATG Dynamo
9 3 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (0.29%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.19%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (0.19%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (0.19%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.095%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.095%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 60 (5.72%) MS Excel
2 31 (2.96%) MS Visio
3 29 (2.76%) MS Office
4 28 (2.67%) MS PowerPoint
5 15 (1.43%) MS Project
6 5 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.19%) SPSS
8 1 (0.095%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.095%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 11 (1.05%) Sonata
1 11 (1.05%) Tercero
2 7 (0.67%) RMDS
3 5 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.48%) Oracle Applications
3 5 (0.48%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (0.38%) Markit EDM
4 4 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.29%) Cognos TM1
5 3 (0.29%) Data Workbench
5 3 (0.29%) SAP ERP
5 3 (0.29%) SAP HR
6 2 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.19%) Endur
6 2 (0.19%) OpenText Process Suite
6 2 (0.19%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (0.19%) Oracle Retail
6 2 (0.19%) SAP CCM
6 2 (0.19%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.24%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (1.05%) IaaS
3 9 (0.86%) Office 365
4 7 (0.67%) Adobe Analytics
5 5 (0.48%) SaaS
6 4 (0.38%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.19%) PaaS
8 1 (0.095%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.095%) GitHub
8 1 (0.095%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.095%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.095%) IBM Blueworks
8 1 (0.095%) Lucidchart
8 1 (0.095%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 40 (3.81%) Firewall
2 16 (1.53%) WAN
3 14 (1.33%) LAN
3 14 (1.33%) VPN
4 12 (1.14%) DNS
4 12 (1.14%) Intrusion Detection
4 12 (1.14%) Wireless
5 11 (1.05%) SAN
5 11 (1.05%) TCP/IP
6 10 (0.95%) Network Security
7 9 (0.86%) SSL
8 8 (0.76%) Internet
9 5 (0.48%) MPLS
9 5 (0.48%) Wireshark
10 4 (0.38%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (0.38%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (0.38%) VoIP
11 3 (0.29%) NAS
11 3 (0.29%) tcpdump
11 3 (0.29%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (4.29%) SQL Server
2 43 (4.10%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (1.53%) QlikView
4 15 (1.43%) Oracle Database
5 13 (1.24%) Data Mining
5 13 (1.24%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (1.14%) Data Mart
6 12 (1.14%) Relational Database
7 11 (1.05%) BusinessObjects
8 10 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 9 (0.86%) PostgreSQL
9 9 (0.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 8 (0.76%) Big Data
10 8 (0.76%) IBM InfoSphere
11 7 (0.67%) MongoDB
12 6 (0.57%) GIS
12 6 (0.57%) Hadoop
12 6 (0.57%) MS Access
12 6 (0.57%) MySQL
12 6 (0.57%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 38 (3.62%) JIRA
2 33 (3.15%) Selenium
3 19 (1.81%) SoapUI
4 16 (1.53%) SpecFlow
5 15 (1.43%) Cucumber
6 13 (1.24%) Jenkins
6 13 (1.24%) WebDriver
7 10 (0.95%) HP UFT
7 10 (0.95%) Protractor
8 9 (0.86%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (0.76%) Git (software)
9 8 (0.76%) Subversion
10 7 (0.67%) LoadRunner
11 5 (0.48%) FitNesse
11 5 (0.48%) Visual Studio
12 4 (0.38%) IntelliJ
13 3 (0.29%) ERwin
13 3 (0.29%) JMeter
13 3 (0.29%) Oracle Forms
13 3 (0.29%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 377 (35.94%) Finance
2 192 (18.30%) Banking
3 88 (8.39%) Retail
4 61 (5.82%) Front Office
5 51 (4.86%) Investment Banking
6 42 (4.00%) Telecoms
7 31 (2.96%) Legal
8 28 (2.67%) Marketing
9 22 (2.10%) Retail Banking
10 19 (1.81%) Law
11 14 (1.33%) Advertising
12 11 (1.05%) Financial Institution
12 11 (1.05%) Pharmaceutical
13 9 (0.86%) Manufacturing
14 7 (0.67%) Back Office
14 7 (0.67%) Publishing
15 5 (0.48%) Electronics
15 5 (0.48%) Games
15 5 (0.48%) Military
16 4 (0.38%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (3.34%) Web Services
2 27 (2.57%) .NET
3 18 (1.72%) Gherkin
4 15 (1.43%) XML
5 12 (1.14%) ASP.NET
6 11 (1.05%) AngularJS
7 10 (0.95%) ASP.NET Web API
7 10 (0.95%) SOAP
8 8 (0.76%) REST
9 6 (0.57%) Murex MxML
9 6 (0.57%) RESTful
10 5 (0.48%) FIX Protocol
10 5 (0.48%) Spring Boot
11 4 (0.38%) CSS
11 4 (0.38%) HTML
11 4 (0.38%) J2EE
11 4 (0.38%) jQuery
11 4 (0.38%) PostGIS
11 4 (0.38%) XML Messaging
12 3 (0.29%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 147 (14.01%) Analytical Skills
2 56 (5.34%) Management Information System
3 50 (4.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 46 (4.39%) Derivative
5 36 (3.43%) NHS
6 29 (2.76%) Credit Risk
7 20 (1.91%) User Experience
8 19 (1.81%) Fixed Income
9 18 (1.72%) Computer Science
9 18 (1.72%) Equities
10 16 (1.53%) Market Risk
11 15 (1.43%) Data Centre
12 11 (1.05%) Mathematics
12 11 (1.05%) Visualisation
13 10 (0.95%) Data Structures
14 9 (0.86%) Algorithms
14 9 (0.86%) Credit Derivative
14 9 (0.86%) Cyberthreat
14 9 (0.86%) Statistics
15 8 (0.76%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 96 (9.15%) Windows
2 59 (5.62%) Unix
3 51 (4.86%) Linux
4 34 (3.24%) Windows Server
5 21 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (1.81%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (1.53%) Windows 7
8 12 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
9 10 (0.95%) AIX
10 8 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (0.57%) VMS
12 5 (0.48%) Solaris
12 5 (0.48%) Windows 8
13 4 (0.38%) Windows 10
14 3 (0.29%) Windows XP
15 2 (0.19%) Android
15 2 (0.19%) Apple iOS
16 1 (0.095%) Oracle Linux
16 1 (0.095%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 235 (22.40%) Agile Software Development
2 202 (19.26%) Business Analysis
3 136 (12.96%) Stakeholder Management
4 129 (12.30%) Project Management
5 70 (6.67%) Data Analysis
6 69 (6.58%) Use Case
7 67 (6.39%) Analytics
7 67 (6.39%) Test Scripting
8 64 (6.10%) User Acceptance Testing
9 62 (5.91%) Change Management
10 61 (5.82%) ITIL
11 57 (5.43%) Data Modelling
12 56 (5.34%) Waterfall
13 52 (4.96%) Business Intelligence
13 52 (4.96%) Scrum
14 48 (4.58%) Migration
15 47 (4.48%) Risk Management
16 45 (4.29%) Asset Management
16 45 (4.29%) Data Management
17 41 (3.91%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 172 (16.40%) SQL
2 57 (5.43%) Java
3 29 (2.76%) Python
4 24 (2.29%) C#
5 16 (1.53%) VB
6 14 (1.33%) Bash Shell
6 14 (1.33%) PL/SQL
7 13 (1.24%) JavaScript
8 12 (1.14%) PowerShell
9 11 (1.05%) T-SQL
9 11 (1.05%) VBA
10 8 (0.76%) C++
10 8 (0.76%) Perl
10 8 (0.76%) R
11 7 (0.67%) Ruby
12 6 (0.57%) C
12 6 (0.57%) MATLAB
13 5 (0.48%) AWK
13 5 (0.48%) Shell Script
14 4 (0.38%) PHP
Qualifications
1 65 (6.20%) Degree
2 58 (5.53%) Security Cleared
3 55 (5.24%) ISEB
4 40 (3.81%) ISTQB
5 34 (3.24%) SC Cleared
6 31 (2.96%) CISSP
7 19 (1.81%) CISM
7 19 (1.81%) ITIL Certification
8 12 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
9 11 (1.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 10 (0.95%) Cisco Certification
11 9 (0.86%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 8 (0.76%) BPSS Clearance
12 8 (0.76%) CBAP
12 8 (0.76%) DV Cleared
12 8 (0.76%) GIAC
13 7 (0.67%) MCP
13 7 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 7 (0.67%) Six Sigma Green Belt
14 6 (0.57%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (6.01%) QA
2 29 (2.76%) Data Quality
3 17 (1.62%) MiFID
4 16 (1.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 14 (1.33%) Disclosure Scotland
5 14 (1.33%) PCI DSS
6 13 (1.24%) SLA
7 10 (0.95%) EMIR
7 10 (0.95%) Solvency II
8 6 (0.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 5 (0.48%) FATCA
9 5 (0.48%) FINREP
10 4 (0.38%) Basel III
10 4 (0.38%) Dodd-Frank
10 4 (0.38%) ISO27002
10 4 (0.38%) SEPA
11 3 (0.29%) Basel II
12 2 (0.19%) COBIT
12 2 (0.19%) COREP
12 2 (0.19%) GAAP
System Software
1 50 (4.77%) Active Directory
2 21 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (1.14%) Microsoft App-V
4 11 (1.05%) VMware ESX
5 8 (0.76%) XenApp
6 7 (0.67%) XenDesktop
7 6 (0.57%) vSphere
8 4 (0.38%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 4 (0.38%) Oracle RAC
9 3 (0.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 2 (0.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (0.19%) Varnish
10 2 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.19%) XenServer
11 1 (0.095%) Firmware
11 1 (0.095%) Hyper-V
11 1 (0.095%) NFS
11 1 (0.095%) RACF
11 1 (0.095%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.095%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 30 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
2 21 (2.00%) SCCM
3 9 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (0.86%) Puppet
4 5 (0.48%) SCOM
5 4 (0.38%) WSUS
6 3 (0.29%) EnCase
6 3 (0.29%) Nessus
6 3 (0.29%) Nmap
7 2 (0.19%) CiscoWorks
7 2 (0.19%) Control-M
7 2 (0.19%) Oracle EDQ
7 2 (0.19%) QRadar
7 2 (0.19%) XenMobile
8 1 (0.095%) BladeLogic
8 1 (0.095%) CA Endevor
8 1 (0.095%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.095%) Cisco UCCE
8 1 (0.095%) MOM
8 1 (0.095%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 96 (9.15%) Microsoft
2 73 (6.96%) Oracle
3 45 (4.29%) VMware
4 37 (3.53%) Cisco
5 36 (3.43%) HP
6 34 (3.24%) Murex
7 26 (2.48%) Citrix
7 26 (2.48%) SAP
8 21 (2.00%) IBM
9 16 (1.53%) CheckPoint
10 14 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
11 13 (1.24%) Adobe
11 13 (1.24%) Bloomberg
12 12 (1.14%) FNZ
13 11 (1.05%) Avaloq
13 11 (1.05%) Calypso
14 10 (0.95%) Reuters
15 9 (0.86%) Cyber-Ark
15 9 (0.86%) Informatica
15 9 (0.86%) Splunk
London
Digital Gurus
Rate: £350 - £450 Per Day
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £38000 - £42000 Per Annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Rate: £500 - £525 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Orgtel
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £500 - £550 per day + 12 month term
Posted: Yesterday
London
Premier IT
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £405 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Competitive market rate
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £330 to £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Integrity IT Solutions Limited
Rate: Comeptitive
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: From £650 to £700 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Yorkshire Building Society
Posted: 6 days ago
London
IQ Public Sector
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Rate: £800.00 - £1250.00 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
South East England
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
West London
IQ Telecom
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
Manchester
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £250 - £400 per day
Posted: 27 days ago