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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Solution Analyst
UK / England
Rank 547 577 557
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -20
Contract jobs requiring a Solutions Analyst 26 27 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.063% 0.059% 0.054%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.066% 0.062% 0.057%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 19 15
Median daily rate £450 £425 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £310 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £508 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £433 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.93% +18.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
39357 43443 43764
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.72% 94.89% 94.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 25811 28092 27916
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1340 1597 1753
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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 +27 22 £450 +45.16% 2
East of England +5 2 £380 -30.90%
South East +15 1 £475 +7.95%
East Midlands - 1 £650 -
Solutions Analyst
UK

Solutions Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 14 (32.56%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (30.23%) Finance
3 11 (25.58%) Java
3 11 (25.58%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (25.58%) SDLC
4 10 (23.26%) Business Analysis
5 9 (20.93%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (20.93%) SOAP
5 9 (20.93%) XML
5 9 (20.93%) Linux
5 9 (20.93%) HTTPS
5 9 (20.93%) IBM
5 9 (20.93%) Enterprise Architecture
6 7 (16.28%) WebSphere
6 7 (16.28%) IBM Integration Bus
7 6 (13.95%) SAP
8 5 (11.63%) SSL
8 5 (11.63%) Problem Management
8 5 (11.63%) OpenUP
8 5 (11.63%) Target Operating Model
8 5 (11.63%) Waterfall
9 4 (9.30%) Process Improvement
9 4 (9.30%) BPR
9 4 (9.30%) Shell Script
9 4 (9.30%) Oracle
9 4 (9.30%) Data Modelling
9 4 (9.30%) Banking
9 4 (9.30%) Data Management
10 3 (6.98%) Retail
10 3 (6.98%) Systems Analysis

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 7 (16.28%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (4.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.33%) SAP GRC
2 1 (2.33%) SAP GTS
2 1 (2.33%) SAP SD
2 1 (2.33%) Sonata
2 1 (2.33%) Temenos T24
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.93%) HTTPS
2 5 (11.63%) SSL
3 1 (2.33%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) JIRA
General
1 13 (30.23%) Finance
2 4 (9.30%) Banking
3 3 (6.98%) Retail
4 2 (4.65%) Billing
4 2 (4.65%) Marketing
4 2 (4.65%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.33%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.33%) Local Government
5 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.33%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.93%) SOAP
1 9 (20.93%) XML
2 7 (16.28%) IBM Integration Bus
3 2 (4.65%) Middleware
4 1 (2.33%) Java EE
4 1 (2.33%) JSF
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (2.33%) Spring
4 1 (2.33%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.58%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.33%) Credit Risk
2 1 (2.33%) Data Integration
2 1 (2.33%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (2.33%) EPoS
2 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.33%) Market Risk
2 1 (2.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.33%) Physics
2 1 (2.33%) Reference Data
2 1 (2.33%) SWIFT
2 1 (2.33%) User Experience
2 1 (2.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.93%) Linux
2 1 (2.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (32.56%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (25.58%) SDLC
3 10 (23.26%) Business Analysis
4 9 (20.93%) Enterprise Architecture
4 9 (20.93%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (11.63%) OpenUP
5 5 (11.63%) Problem Management
5 5 (11.63%) Target Operating Model
5 5 (11.63%) Waterfall
6 4 (9.30%) BPR
6 4 (9.30%) Data Management
6 4 (9.30%) Data Modelling
6 4 (9.30%) Process Improvement
7 3 (6.98%) ERP
7 3 (6.98%) Project Management
7 3 (6.98%) Scrum
7 3 (6.98%) Systems Analysis
8 2 (4.65%) GAP Analysis
8 2 (4.65%) MVC
8 2 (4.65%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (25.58%) Java
2 4 (9.30%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) Basel III
1 1 (2.33%) SEPA
1 1 (2.33%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 9 (20.93%) IBM
2 6 (13.95%) SAP
3 4 (9.30%) Oracle
4 1 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.33%) webMethods