The table below looks at the statistics for the Solutions 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 Solutions Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solution Analyst
Rank 535 547 552
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Solutions Analyst 43 22 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.082% 0.046% 0.042%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.090% 0.049% 0.045%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 12 8
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£450 £537 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% +65.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £426 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £663 £548
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £436 £325
% change year-on-year
-8.25% +34.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Average hourly rate £62.50 £6.50 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+861.53% -84.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £62.50 £6.50 £49.88
% change year-on-year
+861.53% -86.96%
Solutions Analyst
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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
47557 44759 49184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 91.01% 92.80% 92.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 29593 27372 28112
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1907 1958 2441
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Solutions Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Solutions Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in England

Solutions Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Solutions Analyst Daily Rate Trend in England

Solutions Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Solutions Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Solutions Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in England

Solutions Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Solutions Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in England

Solutions 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 Solutions Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 19 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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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
South East - 18 £400 - 3
London +21 17 £538 -12.24% 6
West Midlands -17 4 £388 -11.12% 3
North West - 2 - - 1
East of England -23 1 - - 1
South West - 1 £355 - 1
East Midlands - - - - 1
North East - - - - 1
Solutions Analyst
UK

Solutions Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Solutions 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 Solutions Analyst in their job title.

1 26 (27.66%) CRM
2 22 (23.40%) Siebel
3 21 (22.34%) Microsoft
3 21 (22.34%) GAP Analysis
4 19 (20.21%) Degree
5 16 (17.02%) ERP
6 13 (13.83%) SQL
6 13 (13.83%) PeopleSoft
6 13 (13.83%) ITIL
7 12 (12.77%) Change Management
7 12 (12.77%) Oracle BI EE
7 12 (12.77%) FMCG
8 10 (10.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 10 (10.64%) PRINCE2
8 10 (10.64%) EJB
8 10 (10.64%) JSP
8 10 (10.64%) XML
8 10 (10.64%) Java
8 10 (10.64%) MS Excel
9 9 (9.57%) UNIX
9 9 (9.57%) Project Management
9 9 (9.57%) Security Cleared
9 9 (9.57%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (8.51%) Systems Analysis
10 8 (8.51%) Finance
10 8 (8.51%) SharePoint
10 8 (8.51%) Linux
11 7 (7.45%) Retail
11 7 (7.45%) Neolane
11 7 (7.45%) Campaign Management

Solutions Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Solutions 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 Solutions Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (8.51%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.32%) MS Exchange
2 5 (5.32%) SharePoint 2010
2 5 (5.32%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (5.32%) SharePoint 2013
2 5 (5.32%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (4.26%) CMS
4 2 (2.13%) Lync
5 1 (1.06%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (10.64%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.13%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.06%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (4.26%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (4.26%) Summit
2 1 (1.06%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.06%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.06%) Office 365
1 1 (1.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.38%) WAN
2 5 (5.32%) LAN
2 5 (5.32%) SAN
3 3 (3.19%) SNMP
3 3 (3.19%) DNS
3 3 (3.19%) SSL
3 3 (3.19%) Internet
4 2 (2.13%) Network Security
4 2 (2.13%) GGSN
4 2 (2.13%) SGSN
4 2 (2.13%) Unified Communications
4 2 (2.13%) Intranet
4 2 (2.13%) SMS
5 1 (1.06%) VoIP
5 1 (1.06%) PBX
5 1 (1.06%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.77%) Oracle BI EE
2 3 (3.19%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.13%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.13%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.06%) DB2
4 1 (1.06%) Siebel EIM
4 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.06%) ReSharper
General
1 8 (8.51%) Finance
2 7 (7.45%) Retail
3 5 (5.32%) Back Office
4 4 (4.26%) Banking
4 4 (4.26%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.19%) Publishing
5 3 (3.19%) Marketing
6 2 (2.13%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.06%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.06%) Electronics
7 1 (1.06%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.64%) EJB
1 10 (10.64%) JSP
1 10 (10.64%) XML
2 5 (5.32%) .NET
3 3 (3.19%) REST
3 3 (3.19%) JSON
4 2 (2.13%) Middleware
4 2 (2.13%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.06%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.06%) WCF
5 1 (1.06%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.77%) FMCG
2 9 (9.57%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.38%) PMI
4 4 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (4.26%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (4.26%) Freedom of Information Act
4 4 (4.26%) Learning Management System
4 4 (4.26%) SWIFT
4 4 (4.26%) Freedom of Information
4 4 (4.26%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.06%) DTV
5 1 (1.06%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.06%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.06%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.06%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.57%) UNIX
2 8 (8.51%) Linux
3 2 (2.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (27.66%) CRM
2 21 (22.34%) GAP Analysis
3 16 (17.02%) ERP
4 13 (13.83%) ITIL
5 12 (12.77%) Change Management
6 10 (10.64%) PRINCE2
7 9 (9.57%) Project Management
8 8 (8.51%) Systems Analysis
9 7 (7.45%) Campaign Management
9 7 (7.45%) Change Control
10 6 (6.38%) Information Security
10 6 (6.38%) Data Modelling
11 5 (5.32%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (5.32%) Business Continuity
11 5 (5.32%) Risk Management
11 5 (5.32%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (5.32%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (5.32%) Business Analysis
11 5 (5.32%) Waterfall
11 5 (5.32%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 13 (13.83%) SQL
2 10 (10.64%) Java
3 4 (4.26%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.06%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.06%) C#
4 1 (1.06%) Perl
Qualifications
1 19 (20.21%) Degree
2 9 (9.57%) Security Cleared
3 6 (6.38%) PMI Certification
4 5 (5.32%) ISEB
4 5 (5.32%) CISSP
4 5 (5.32%) SC Cleared
5 4 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (4.26%) MCSE
6 3 (3.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (2.13%) IIBA
7 2 (2.13%) CBAP
8 1 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.06%) ACCA
8 1 (1.06%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (4.26%) ISO 14001
2 4 (4.26%) ISO 9001
3 2 (2.13%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (3.19%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (23.40%) Siebel
2 21 (22.34%) Microsoft
3 13 (13.83%) PeopleSoft
4 7 (7.45%) Neolane
5 6 (6.38%) Oracle
6 5 (5.32%) SAP
7 3 (3.19%) HP
7 3 (3.19%) NetCracker
7 3 (3.19%) Comptel
8 2 (2.13%) Remedy
9 1 (1.06%) Cisco
9 1 (1.06%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.06%) hybris
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