The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Solutions Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solution Analyst
Rank 597 596 558
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -38
Contract jobs requiring a Solutions Analyst 22 22 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.045% 0.043% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.048% 0.046% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 9 45
Median daily rate £400 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £350 £377
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £580 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £500 £425
% change year-on-year
-17.50% +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £62.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £62.50
Solutions 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
46192 48206 46494
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.90% 94.81% 94.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 30537 30869 29074
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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 £399 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.83% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1353 1851 1907
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

Solutions Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

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 25 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Solutions Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 25 June 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 +18 9 £388 - 3
South East +8 8 £400 -20.00% 2
North East - 3 £500 -
South West +4 1 £413 -
Yorkshire -3 1 - -
Solutions Analyst
UK

Solutions Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, Solutions 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 Solutions Analyst in the job title.

1 12 (22.64%) Security Cleared
2 11 (20.75%) Linux
3 10 (18.87%) Unix
3 10 (18.87%) Windows
4 9 (16.98%) Java
4 9 (16.98%) Python
5 8 (15.09%) Apache
5 8 (15.09%) Business Analysis
5 8 (15.09%) Finance
5 8 (15.09%) Banking
6 7 (13.21%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (11.32%) VMware
7 6 (11.32%) Use Case
7 6 (11.32%) Shell Script
7 6 (11.32%) C++
7 6 (11.32%) Hadoop
7 6 (11.32%) Visualisation
7 6 (11.32%) SC Cleared
8 5 (9.43%) DV Cleared
8 5 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (9.43%) SQL
8 5 (9.43%) Oracle
8 5 (9.43%) LDAP
8 5 (9.43%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (9.43%) Investment Management
8 5 (9.43%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (7.55%) T-SQL
9 4 (7.55%) UML
9 4 (7.55%) SaaS
10 3 (5.66%) Bash Shell

Solutions 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 8 (15.09%) Apache
2 1 (1.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.89%) CMS
2 1 (1.89%) IIS
2 1 (1.89%) SAS
2 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.89%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (1.89%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (3.77%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.77%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (3.77%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (3.77%) Magento
3 1 (1.89%) Finacle
3 1 (1.89%) FLEXCUBE
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle Payroll
3 1 (1.89%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (1.89%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.55%) SaaS
2 3 (5.66%) IaaS
3 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.89%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (1.89%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.43%) LDAP
2 1 (1.89%) Intranet
2 1 (1.89%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.32%) Hadoop
2 3 (5.66%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.89%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.89%) QlikView
3 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.77%) JIRA
General
1 8 (15.09%) Banking
1 8 (15.09%) Finance
2 3 (5.66%) Back Office
2 3 (5.66%) Manufacturing
2 3 (5.66%) Retail
2 3 (5.66%) Retail Banking
3 2 (3.77%) Investment Banking
3 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.89%) Advertising
4 1 (1.89%) Billing
4 1 (1.89%) Dutch Language
4 1 (1.89%) Legal
4 1 (1.89%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.89%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.32%) Visualisation
2 5 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.77%) CESG
3 2 (3.77%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.77%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.89%) CMDB
4 1 (1.89%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.89%) Frameworx
4 1 (1.89%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 11 (20.75%) Linux
2 10 (18.87%) Unix
2 10 (18.87%) Windows
3 1 (1.89%) Android
3 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.89%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (15.09%) Business Analysis
2 7 (13.21%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (11.32%) Use Case
4 5 (9.43%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (9.43%) Investment Management
5 4 (7.55%) UML
6 3 (5.66%) Agile Project Management
6 3 (5.66%) Network Architecture
6 3 (5.66%) OO
6 3 (5.66%) OOA/OOD
6 3 (5.66%) Project Management
6 3 (5.66%) User Stories
7 2 (3.77%) Configuration Management
7 2 (3.77%) CRM
7 2 (3.77%) Facilities Management
7 2 (3.77%) ITIL
7 2 (3.77%) ITSM
7 2 (3.77%) Open Source
7 2 (3.77%) Service Design
7 2 (3.77%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.98%) Java
1 9 (16.98%) Python
2 6 (11.32%) C++
2 6 (11.32%) Shell Script
3 5 (9.43%) SQL
4 4 (7.55%) T-SQL
5 3 (5.66%) Bash Shell
5 3 (5.66%) MATLAB
6 2 (3.77%) C
7 1 (1.89%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 12 (22.64%) Security Cleared
2 6 (11.32%) SC Cleared
3 5 (9.43%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.89%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.89%) Degree
4 1 (1.89%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.89%) EMIR
1 1 (1.89%) FATCA
System Software
1 5 (9.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (5.66%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (5.66%) Puppet
2 1 (1.89%) AirWatch
2 1 (1.89%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (1.89%) HP UCMDB
2 1 (1.89%) Netcool
Vendors
1 6 (11.32%) VMware
2 5 (9.43%) Oracle
3 3 (5.66%) SaltStack
3 3 (5.66%) SAP
4 2 (3.77%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.89%) BMC
5 1 (1.89%) Charles River
5 1 (1.89%) HP
5 1 (1.89%) IBM
5 1 (1.89%) IBM Sterling
5 1 (1.89%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.89%) MobileIron
5 1 (1.89%) Remedy
5 1 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.89%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.89%) Tableau
5 1 (1.89%) Temenos