The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solution Analyst
Rank 515 532 526
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Solutions Analyst 54 23 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.049% 0.055%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.053% 0.059%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 18 10
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£450 £443 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.58% +28.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £372 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £648 £533
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £436 £325
% change year-on-year
-5.96% +34.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £62.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £62.50 - -
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
44977 43051 48985
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.56% 92.64% 92.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 27854 25792 27963
Average daily rate £400 £400 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £238 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1820 1992 2536
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.26 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.57 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.48 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.32% -6.89%
Solutions Analyst
UK

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +13 27 £450 -13.25% 2
South East +4 12 £325 -13.33% 3
South West - 6 £355 - 1
North West - 3 £475 - 1
East of England - - - -
East Midlands - - - - 2
Midlands - - - -
Solutions Analyst
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Solutions Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 19 (20.21%) Microsoft
2 14 (14.89%) ITIL
3 13 (13.83%) SQL
3 13 (13.83%) CRM
4 12 (12.77%) GAP Analysis
5 11 (11.70%) Siebel
5 11 (11.70%) XML
5 11 (11.70%) Java
5 11 (11.70%) PRINCE2
5 11 (11.70%) UNIX
6 10 (10.64%) SAP
6 10 (10.64%) EJB
6 10 (10.64%) JSP
6 10 (10.64%) Project Management
6 10 (10.64%) MS Excel
6 10 (10.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 10 (10.64%) Degree
7 9 (9.57%) Systems Analysis
7 9 (9.57%) ERP
7 9 (9.57%) Finance
8 8 (8.51%) Linux
8 8 (8.51%) ISEB
8 8 (8.51%) Security Cleared
8 8 (8.51%) Change Control
9 7 (7.45%) Campaign Management
9 7 (7.45%) Neolane
9 7 (7.45%) Retail
10 6 (6.38%) Information Security
10 6 (6.38%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (6.38%) WAN

Solutions Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 6 (6.38%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.32%) MS Exchange
2 5 (5.32%) CMS
2 5 (5.32%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (5.32%) SharePoint 2010
2 5 (5.32%) SharePoint 2013
2 5 (5.32%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (2.13%) Lync
4 1 (1.06%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.06%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.06%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 10 (10.64%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.13%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.06%) MS Office
3 1 (1.06%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.06%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (4.26%) Summit
1 4 (4.26%) SAP SM
2 2 (2.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.06%) SAP ERP
3 1 (1.06%) Workday HCM
3 1 (1.06%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.13%) SaaS
2 1 (1.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.38%) WAN
2 5 (5.32%) LAN
2 5 (5.32%) SAN
3 3 (3.19%) Internet
3 3 (3.19%) SNMP
3 3 (3.19%) DNS
3 3 (3.19%) SSL
4 2 (2.13%) GGSN
4 2 (2.13%) SGSN
4 2 (2.13%) Network Security
4 2 (2.13%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.06%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.06%) PBX
5 1 (1.06%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.32%) Oracle BI EE
2 4 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.06%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.06%) XMLSpy
1 1 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (9.57%) Finance
2 7 (7.45%) Retail
3 5 (5.32%) Back Office
4 4 (4.26%) Banking
5 3 (3.19%) Publishing
5 3 (3.19%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.13%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.06%) Electronics
7 1 (1.06%) Law
7 1 (1.06%) Legal
7 1 (1.06%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.06%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.70%) XML
2 10 (10.64%) EJB
2 10 (10.64%) JSP
3 3 (3.19%) Middleware
3 3 (3.19%) JSON
3 3 (3.19%) REST
4 2 (2.13%) .NET
5 1 (1.06%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.06%) Web Services
5 1 (1.06%) XSD
5 1 (1.06%) XSLT
5 1 (1.06%) WSDL
5 1 (1.06%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.38%) PMI
2 5 (5.32%) FMCG
3 4 (4.26%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.26%) Freedom of Information
3 4 (4.26%) Data Protection Act
3 4 (4.26%) Freedom of Information Act
3 4 (4.26%) SWIFT
4 3 (3.19%) Learning Management System
5 1 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.06%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.06%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.06%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.06%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.06%) DTV
5 1 (1.06%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.70%) UNIX
2 8 (8.51%) Linux
3 4 (4.26%) Windows
4 2 (2.13%) Windows XP
4 2 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (14.89%) ITIL
2 13 (13.83%) CRM
3 12 (12.77%) GAP Analysis
4 11 (11.70%) PRINCE2
5 10 (10.64%) Project Management
6 9 (9.57%) ERP
6 9 (9.57%) Systems Analysis
7 8 (8.51%) Change Control
8 7 (7.45%) Campaign Management
9 6 (6.38%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (6.38%) Information Security
9 6 (6.38%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (5.32%) Service Management
10 5 (5.32%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (5.32%) Data Modelling
10 5 (5.32%) Migration
10 5 (5.32%) Risk Management
10 5 (5.32%) Business Continuity
10 5 (5.32%) Information Assurance
11 4 (4.26%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 13 (13.83%) SQL
2 11 (11.70%) Java
3 4 (4.26%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.06%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.06%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (10.64%) Degree
2 8 (8.51%) ISEB
2 8 (8.51%) Security Cleared
3 6 (6.38%) PMI Certification
4 5 (5.32%) CISSP
5 4 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (4.26%) MCSE
5 4 (4.26%) SC Cleared
6 3 (3.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (2.13%) IIBA
7 2 (2.13%) CBAP
8 1 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (4.26%) ISO 9001
2 4 (4.26%) ISO 14001
Systems Management
1 3 (3.19%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (20.21%) Microsoft
2 11 (11.70%) Siebel
3 10 (10.64%) SAP
4 7 (7.45%) Neolane
5 6 (6.38%) Oracle
5 6 (6.38%) PeopleSoft
6 3 (3.19%) HP
6 3 (3.19%) NetCracker
6 3 (3.19%) Comptel
7 2 (2.13%) Remedy
8 1 (1.06%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.06%) webMethods
8 1 (1.06%) Cisco
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