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 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Analyst
Rank 184 170 181
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +11
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 587 599 471
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.18% 1.23% 1.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.28% 1.33% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 395 421 306
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£439 £415 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.78% -2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 11 6
Average hourly rate £32.00 £36.07 £24.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.27% +47.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £25.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.45 £45.00 £34.08
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £36.07 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-11.27% +132.67%
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
46038 44890 39234
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.46% 92.43% 92.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 28471 27469 23064
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £240
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 1820 1898 2085
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.77
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -1.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.70 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.76% -2.85%

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 31 March 2015.

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 31 March 2015.

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 31 March 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 -5 288 £475 +5.55% 86
South East -49 79 £399 +8.50% 47
South West +18 62 £459 +11.82% 21
North West -10 46 £450 +25.87% 24
East of England +21 34 £300 -9.43% 14
East Midlands -10 26 £425 -17.07% 15
West Midlands -5 23 £400 +14.28% 14
Yorkshire -15 22 £350 +9.37% 20
North East +12 4 £363 +31.81% 2
Senior Analyst
UK

Senior Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 (36.26%) Finance
2 236 (20.14%) Agile Software Development
3 215 (18.34%) Banking
4 212 (18.09%) SQL
5 195 (16.64%) Stakeholder Management
6 174 (14.85%) Business Analysis
7 146 (12.46%) Analytical Skills
8 116 (9.90%) Project Management
9 111 (9.47%) Microsoft
10 98 (8.36%) MS Excel
11 95 (8.11%) Retail
11 95 (8.11%) User Acceptance Testing
12 82 (7.00%) Windows
13 80 (6.83%) Degree
14 77 (6.57%) Business Intelligence
15 76 (6.48%) Data Modelling
16 75 (6.40%) ISEB
16 75 (6.40%) Scrum
17 74 (6.31%) Data Analysis
17 74 (6.31%) Oracle
18 73 (6.23%) ITIL
19 72 (6.14%) Migration
20 67 (5.72%) Investment Banking
21 66 (5.63%) .NET
21 66 (5.63%) MS Visio
22 64 (5.46%) SQL Server
22 64 (5.46%) Analytics
23 63 (5.38%) UML
24 62 (5.29%) MS Office
24 62 (5.29%) E-Commerce

Senior Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 40 (3.41%) SharePoint
2 35 (2.99%) SAS
3 19 (1.62%) MS Exchange
4 14 (1.19%) CMS
5 9 (0.77%) IIS
5 9 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (0.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 6 (0.51%) IBM Notes
8 5 (0.43%) Lotus Domino
9 4 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (0.26%) Lync
10 3 (0.26%) WebLogic
10 3 (0.26%) ArcGIS
11 2 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (0.17%) TeamSite
11 2 (0.17%) CICS
11 2 (0.17%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.17%) Apache Pig
11 2 (0.17%) Confluence
Applications
1 98 (8.36%) MS Excel
2 66 (5.63%) MS Visio
3 62 (5.29%) MS Office
4 36 (3.07%) MS PowerPoint
5 13 (1.11%) MS Project
6 11 (0.94%) SPSS
7 9 (0.77%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.26%) Mingle
9 2 (0.17%) Weka
10 1 (0.085%) PowerPivot
10 1 (0.085%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.085%) Stata
10 1 (0.085%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 13 (1.11%) SimCorp Dimension
2 7 (0.60%) Remedy ITSM
2 7 (0.60%) Eagle PACE
3 6 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.51%) CA PPM
3 6 (0.51%) Front Arena
3 6 (0.51%) IntelliMatch
4 5 (0.43%) Markit EDM
4 5 (0.43%) Google Analytics
5 4 (0.34%) Algo Collateral
6 3 (0.26%) SAP FI/CO
6 3 (0.26%) Summit
6 3 (0.26%) SAP CO
6 3 (0.26%) WebTrends
6 3 (0.26%) SAP FI
6 3 (0.26%) SAP MM
6 3 (0.26%) ION MarketView
6 3 (0.26%) Aligne
7 2 (0.17%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.26%) SaaS
2 2 (0.17%) PaaS
2 2 (0.17%) Office 365
2 2 (0.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.085%) Force.com
3 1 (0.085%) IaaS
3 1 (0.085%) LucidChart
3 1 (0.085%) IBM Blueworks
3 1 (0.085%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 24 (2.05%) Firewall
2 15 (1.28%) Cisco ASA
3 14 (1.19%) LDAP
4 13 (1.11%) VPN
4 13 (1.11%) OSPF
5 11 (0.94%) Intrusion Detection
5 11 (0.94%) DNS
6 10 (0.85%) DHCP
6 10 (0.85%) Wireless
7 9 (0.77%) MPLS
7 9 (0.77%) LAN
7 9 (0.77%) SAN
7 9 (0.77%) WAN
7 9 (0.77%) Cisco Nexus
8 8 (0.68%) Wi-Fi
8 8 (0.68%) BGP
8 8 (0.68%) IP Telephony
9 7 (0.60%) TCP/IP
9 7 (0.60%) FWSM
9 7 (0.60%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (5.46%) SQL Server
2 61 (5.20%) Data Warehouse
3 27 (2.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 24 (2.05%) Relational Database
5 23 (1.96%) QlikView
6 17 (1.45%) Oracle Database
7 14 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 13 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
9 12 (1.02%) MS Access
9 12 (1.02%) Data Mining
10 9 (0.77%) Oracle Reports
10 9 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
11 7 (0.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 6 (0.51%) Hadoop
12 6 (0.51%) Big Data
13 5 (0.43%) SAS Enterprise Guide
13 5 (0.43%) MySQL
13 5 (0.43%) EDRMS
13 5 (0.43%) BusinessObjects
14 4 (0.34%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 26 (2.22%) Selenium
2 25 (2.13%) Visual Studio
3 24 (2.05%) JIRA
4 21 (1.79%) Cucumber
5 17 (1.45%) SpecFlow
6 15 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
7 14 (1.19%) SoapUI
8 12 (1.02%) QuickTest Pro
9 7 (0.60%) LoadRunner
9 7 (0.60%) WebDriver
10 6 (0.51%) Subversion
11 5 (0.43%) Git (software)
11 5 (0.43%) Jenkins
12 4 (0.34%) Rational Functional Tester
12 4 (0.34%) Toad
12 4 (0.34%) Axure RP
12 4 (0.34%) Maven
13 3 (0.26%) JMeter
13 3 (0.26%) PowerDesigner
13 3 (0.26%) ERwin
General
1 425 (36.26%) Finance
2 215 (18.34%) Banking
3 95 (8.11%) Retail
4 67 (5.72%) Investment Banking
5 51 (4.35%) Marketing
6 48 (4.10%) Front Office
7 40 (3.41%) Telecoms
8 38 (3.24%) Retail Banking
9 31 (2.65%) Back Office
10 25 (2.13%) Legal
11 18 (1.54%) Law
12 16 (1.37%) Advertising
13 13 (1.11%) Local Government
14 12 (1.02%) Manufacturing
15 11 (0.94%) Publishing
16 10 (0.85%) Financial Institution
17 9 (0.77%) Electronics
18 6 (0.51%) Games
18 6 (0.51%) Corporate Banking
19 5 (0.43%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (5.63%) .NET
2 34 (2.90%) Web Services
3 22 (1.88%) SOAP
4 19 (1.62%) XML
5 13 (1.11%) HTML
5 13 (1.11%) ASP.NET
5 13 (1.11%) REST
6 10 (0.85%) Gherkin
7 8 (0.68%) Middleware
7 8 (0.68%) .NET Framework
8 6 (0.51%) FIX Protocol
8 6 (0.51%) CSS
9 5 (0.43%) WCF
9 5 (0.43%) jQuery
9 5 (0.43%) AngularJS
10 4 (0.34%) HTML5
10 4 (0.34%) XSLT
11 3 (0.26%) MSMQ
11 3 (0.26%) WSDL
11 3 (0.26%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 146 (12.46%) Analytical Skills
2 46 (3.92%) NHS
3 45 (3.84%) Management Information System
4 21 (1.79%) Fixed Income
4 21 (1.79%) Data Structures
5 19 (1.62%) Credit Risk
5 19 (1.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 19 (1.62%) Derivative
6 18 (1.54%) Data Integration
7 14 (1.19%) Open Source
7 14 (1.19%) User Experience
8 13 (1.11%) Equities
8 13 (1.11%) Blackberry
9 11 (0.94%) Statistics
10 10 (0.85%) Computer Science
11 9 (0.77%) Visualisation
11 9 (0.77%) Data Extraction
12 8 (0.68%) Reference Data
12 8 (0.68%) Mathematics
12 8 (0.68%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 82 (7.00%) Windows
2 41 (3.50%) UNIX
3 30 (2.56%) Linux
4 23 (1.96%) Windows 7
5 22 (1.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (1.11%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (0.68%) Windows 8
9 6 (0.51%) Solaris
10 5 (0.43%) Android
10 5 (0.43%) Apple iOS
10 5 (0.43%) Windows XP
11 4 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.17%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.17%) HPUX
12 2 (0.17%) CentOS
12 2 (0.17%) Windows Mobile
12 2 (0.17%) VME
13 1 (0.085%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.085%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 236 (20.14%) Agile Software Development
2 195 (16.64%) Stakeholder Management
3 174 (14.85%) Business Analysis
4 116 (9.90%) Project Management
5 95 (8.11%) User Acceptance Testing
6 77 (6.57%) Business Intelligence
7 76 (6.48%) Data Modelling
8 75 (6.40%) Scrum
9 74 (6.31%) Data Analysis
10 73 (6.23%) ITIL
11 72 (6.14%) Migration
12 64 (5.46%) Analytics
13 63 (5.38%) UML
14 62 (5.29%) E-Commerce
15 58 (4.95%) Software Testing
16 55 (4.69%) Change Management
17 51 (4.35%) CRM
17 51 (4.35%) PRINCE2
18 48 (4.10%) GAP Analysis
19 46 (3.92%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 212 (18.09%) SQL
2 46 (3.92%) C#
3 38 (3.24%) Java
4 28 (2.39%) Python
5 23 (1.96%) VBA
6 19 (1.62%) C++
7 15 (1.28%) Perl
8 14 (1.19%) C
8 14 (1.19%) JavaScript
8 14 (1.19%) Ruby
9 9 (0.77%) Shell Script
10 8 (0.68%) T-SQL
11 7 (0.60%) PL/SQL
11 7 (0.60%) Bash Shell
12 6 (0.51%) PowerShell
12 6 (0.51%) VB
13 5 (0.43%) COBOL
14 4 (0.34%) R
15 3 (0.26%) PHP
15 3 (0.26%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 80 (6.83%) Degree
2 75 (6.40%) ISEB
3 43 (3.67%) ISTQB
4 40 (3.41%) Security Cleared
5 24 (2.05%) SC Cleared
6 19 (1.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 17 (1.45%) CISSP
8 14 (1.19%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (0.85%) CCNP
9 10 (0.85%) CISM
10 9 (0.77%) CIMA
10 9 (0.77%) ACCA
11 7 (0.60%) CCNA
11 7 (0.60%) DV Cleared
12 6 (0.51%) PMI Certification
13 5 (0.43%) CCSE
13 5 (0.43%) PMP
14 4 (0.34%) ISEB Practitioner
14 4 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
14 4 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (5.29%) QA
2 24 (2.05%) SLA
3 20 (1.71%) Basel II
4 19 (1.62%) Solvency II
5 18 (1.54%) Basel III
6 9 (0.77%) PCI DSS
7 8 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 7 (0.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 7 (0.60%) Data Quality
8 7 (0.60%) FATCA
8 7 (0.60%) FINREP
9 6 (0.51%) COREP
10 5 (0.43%) P3O
10 5 (0.43%) MiFID
11 4 (0.34%) Dodd-Frank
12 2 (0.17%) EMIR
12 2 (0.17%) CRD IV
12 2 (0.17%) GAAP
13 1 (0.085%) HL7
13 1 (0.085%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 33 (2.82%) Active Directory
2 21 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.34%) Hyper-V
3 4 (0.34%) Firmware
3 4 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (0.26%) vSphere
5 2 (0.17%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.17%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (0.17%) VMware Server
5 2 (0.17%) XenApp
6 1 (0.085%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.085%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 23 (1.96%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (0.60%) SCCM
3 6 (0.51%) CiscoWorks
4 5 (0.43%) ITRS Geneos
5 4 (0.34%) OpenView
6 2 (0.17%) XenMobile
6 2 (0.17%) MOM
6 2 (0.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.085%) Control-M
7 1 (0.085%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.085%) CA Endevor
7 1 (0.085%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.085%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.085%) Cisco UCCE
7 1 (0.085%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (0.085%) vMotion
7 1 (0.085%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 111 (9.47%) Microsoft
2 74 (6.31%) Oracle
3 44 (3.75%) VMware
4 38 (3.24%) SAP
5 30 (2.56%) Cisco
6 28 (2.39%) Citrix
7 25 (2.13%) HP
8 22 (1.88%) IBM
9 20 (1.71%) Business Objects
10 19 (1.62%) CheckPoint
10 19 (1.62%) Tableau
11 14 (1.19%) Sybase
12 13 (1.11%) SimCorp
13 12 (1.02%) Blue Coat
14 11 (0.94%) McAfee
15 10 (0.85%) SolarWinds
16 9 (0.77%) Remedy
16 9 (0.77%) Cognos
17 8 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
17 8 (0.68%) TIBCO
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