The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 4 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 3416 4434 4439
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.96% 18.92% 18.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.78% 19.91% 19.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 2488 3081 3138
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £228 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 121 144
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £29.00 £34.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -
Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21646 22266 22990
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.78% 94.99% 94.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 15388 15710 15942
Median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 276 349 435
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in London

Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Analyst Daily Rate Trend in London

Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the London region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in London

Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in London

Analyst
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the London region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Analyst
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the London region over the 3 months to 28 September 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
City of London -1 607 £450 +3.74% 142
Canary Wharf -1 44 £388 -3.12%
Croydon -13 24 £350 -3.44% 1
Bromley 0 22 £425 +30.76% 3
Feltham -1 16 £369 +17.06%
Twickenham +3 14 £450 +12.50% 1
Hammersmith +7 13 £425 -
Uxbridge -1 12 £323 -0.76%
Kingston Upon Thames -7 8 £340 -15.00% 8
Docklands, London -7 8 £650 +40.54%
Brentford +3 5 £311 -4.38%
Barking 0 4 - -
Harrow -3 4 £350 -
Paddington +2 3 £418 -16.50%
Isleworth -1 3 £450 +44.00%
Hackney - 3 £175 -
Romford +6 2 £275 - 2
Ealing 0 2 £344 -11.85%
Southwark -1 2 - -
Hayes -1 2 £271 +14.81%
Westminster -16 2 £325 +1.56%
Clapham - 2 £388 -
West Drayton - 2 £420 -
Hounslow +4 1 - -
Ilford -4 1 £450 +109.30%
Hendon - 1 £325 -
Osterley - 1 £450 -
Dagenham - 1 - -
Analyst
England

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, 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 London region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 2203 (32.20%) Finance
2 1290 (18.86%) SQL
3 1277 (18.67%) Banking
4 1266 (18.51%) Agile Software Development
5 1118 (16.34%) Business Analysis
6 825 (12.06%) Analytical Skills
7 819 (11.97%) Stakeholder Management
8 745 (10.89%) Microsoft
9 636 (9.30%) Windows
10 627 (9.17%) Data Analysis
11 588 (8.60%) MS Excel
12 540 (7.89%) Retail
13 497 (7.27%) ITIL
14 492 (7.19%) MS Office
15 476 (6.96%) Degree
16 474 (6.93%) Project Management
17 461 (6.74%) User Acceptance Testing
18 413 (6.04%) Migration
19 411 (6.01%) Active Directory
20 403 (5.89%) Investment Banking
21 399 (5.83%) Oracle
22 398 (5.82%) Business Intelligence
23 365 (5.34%) Analytics
24 363 (5.31%) User Stories
25 354 (5.17%) Change Management
26 342 (5.00%) Scrum
27 329 (4.81%) Data Modelling
28 325 (4.75%) SQL Server
29 322 (4.71%) Front Office
30 310 (4.53%) QA

Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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
1 245 (3.58%) SharePoint
2 131 (1.91%) SAS
3 124 (1.81%) MS Exchange
4 83 (1.21%) CMS
5 66 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2010
6 60 (0.88%) WebSphere
7 57 (0.83%) Confluence
8 50 (0.73%) Skype for Business
9 49 (0.72%) IIS
10 36 (0.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 30 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2007
12 25 (0.37%) Drupal
13 24 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2013
14 21 (0.31%) Apache
14 21 (0.31%) SharePoint 2013
14 21 (0.31%) Tomcat
15 20 (0.29%) IBM Notes
16 19 (0.28%) WordPress
17 16 (0.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
18 15 (0.22%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 588 (8.60%) MS Excel
2 492 (7.19%) MS Office
3 266 (3.89%) MS PowerPoint
4 214 (3.13%) MS Visio
5 94 (1.37%) MS Project
6 65 (0.95%) Spreadsheet
7 30 (0.44%) SPSS
8 7 (0.10%) Mingle
9 3 (0.044%) OmniGraffle
10 2 (0.029%) Acrobat
11 1 (0.015%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 1 (0.015%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.015%) EViews
11 1 (0.015%) FrameMaker
11 1 (0.015%) InDesign
11 1 (0.015%) LaTeX
11 1 (0.015%) Mathematica
11 1 (0.015%) Open Workbench
11 1 (0.015%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 70 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 34 (0.50%) Markit EDM
3 27 (0.39%) Dynamics NAV
4 25 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
5 24 (0.35%) SAP FI
5 24 (0.35%) SAP HR
5 24 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 23 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
6 23 (0.34%) thinkFolio
7 21 (0.31%) SAP CO
7 21 (0.31%) SAP FI/CO
8 19 (0.28%) RMDS
9 16 (0.23%) Unit4 Business World
10 14 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
10 14 (0.20%) Salesforce.com CRM
11 13 (0.19%) Adobe Campaign
12 12 (0.18%) Oracle EBS R12
12 12 (0.18%) Summit
13 11 (0.16%) Oracle Payables
14 9 (0.13%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 125 (1.83%) Office 365
2 59 (0.86%) Google Analytics
3 41 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
4 38 (0.56%) SuccessFactors
5 37 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
6 29 (0.42%) SaaS
7 21 (0.31%) Adobe Analytics
7 21 (0.31%) PaaS
8 19 (0.28%) IaaS
9 17 (0.25%) IBM Blueworks
10 14 (0.20%) Google Apps
11 9 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
12 8 (0.12%) OneDrive
13 6 (0.088%) Basecamp
13 6 (0.088%) Force.com
13 6 (0.088%) Taleo
13 6 (0.088%) Veeva
14 5 (0.073%) AdWords
14 5 (0.073%) BlueKai
14 5 (0.073%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 144 (2.10%) TCP/IP
2 130 (1.90%) Firewall
3 91 (1.33%) DNS
4 74 (1.08%) VPN
5 71 (1.04%) DHCP
6 66 (0.96%) Network Security
7 62 (0.91%) WAN
8 59 (0.86%) Internet
9 55 (0.80%) LAN
10 36 (0.53%) Wireless
11 35 (0.51%) VoIP
12 32 (0.47%) HTTP
12 32 (0.47%) Intranet
13 31 (0.45%) SAN
14 29 (0.42%) Skype
15 27 (0.39%) Remote Desktop
16 19 (0.28%) Broadband
17 15 (0.22%) SSL
18 13 (0.19%) FTP
18 13 (0.19%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 325 (4.75%) SQL Server
2 256 (3.74%) Data Warehouse
3 133 (1.94%) Relational Database
4 127 (1.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 110 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 101 (1.48%) Big Data
7 80 (1.17%) QlikView
8 78 (1.14%) BusinessObjects
9 73 (1.07%) Data Mining
10 61 (0.89%) Oracle Database
11 60 (0.88%) Hadoop
12 59 (0.86%) SQL Server 2008
13 49 (0.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 46 (0.67%) MS Access
15 38 (0.56%) NoSQL
16 32 (0.47%) DB2
17 30 (0.44%) MySQL
18 24 (0.35%) Oracle Reports
19 20 (0.29%) Crystal Reports
19 20 (0.29%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 263 (3.84%) JIRA
2 111 (1.62%) Selenium
3 71 (1.04%) Cucumber
4 57 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
5 54 (0.79%) WebDriver
6 52 (0.76%) Jenkins
7 38 (0.56%) HP UFT
8 31 (0.45%) Subversion
9 30 (0.44%) Git (software)
10 28 (0.41%) JMeter
11 26 (0.38%) Rational Rose
12 24 (0.35%) SoapUI
13 23 (0.34%) Eclipse
13 23 (0.34%) Visual Studio
14 20 (0.29%) LoadRunner
15 16 (0.23%) SpecFlow
16 14 (0.20%) JUnit
16 14 (0.20%) Maven
16 14 (0.20%) Zephyr
17 12 (0.18%) Ant
General
1 2203 (32.20%) Finance
2 1277 (18.67%) Banking
3 540 (7.89%) Retail
4 403 (5.89%) Investment Banking
5 322 (4.71%) Front Office
6 233 (3.41%) Marketing
7 217 (3.17%) Legal
8 147 (2.15%) Telecoms
9 141 (2.06%) Law
10 127 (1.86%) Back Office
11 115 (1.68%) Financial Institution
12 109 (1.59%) Retail Banking
13 101 (1.48%) Advertising
14 70 (1.02%) Publishing
15 56 (0.82%) Billing
16 50 (0.73%) Games
17 39 (0.57%) Manufacturing
18 35 (0.51%) French Language
19 33 (0.48%) General Ledger
20 32 (0.47%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 156 (2.28%) XML
2 131 (1.91%) .NET
3 119 (1.74%) Web Services
4 118 (1.72%) HTML
5 66 (0.96%) CSS
6 48 (0.70%) SOAP
7 46 (0.67%) FIX Protocol
8 43 (0.63%) Middleware
9 40 (0.58%) Gherkin
9 40 (0.58%) REST
10 35 (0.51%) RESTful
11 33 (0.48%) J2EE
12 32 (0.47%) HTML5
13 31 (0.45%) FpML
14 30 (0.44%) JSON
15 24 (0.35%) ASP.NET
16 21 (0.31%) AngularJS
17 20 (0.29%) WebSphere MQ
18 19 (0.28%) ELK Stack
19 17 (0.25%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 825 (12.06%) Analytical Skills
2 254 (3.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 234 (3.42%) Fixed Income
4 230 (3.36%) Management Information System
5 218 (3.19%) Equities
6 206 (3.01%) Derivative
7 179 (2.62%) User Experience
8 124 (1.81%) Credit Risk
9 113 (1.65%) Visualisation
10 88 (1.29%) Statistics
11 80 (1.17%) Blackberry
11 80 (1.17%) Market Risk
12 78 (1.14%) NHS
13 77 (1.13%) Mobile App
14 72 (1.05%) Mathematics
15 68 (0.99%) Computer Science
16 63 (0.92%) Reference Data
17 58 (0.85%) Data Structures
18 57 (0.83%) Reinsurance
19 52 (0.76%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 636 (9.30%) Windows
2 259 (3.79%) Unix
3 248 (3.63%) Windows 7
4 218 (3.19%) Linux
5 142 (2.08%) Windows Server
6 89 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
7 84 (1.23%) Windows 8
8 66 (0.96%) Windows Server 2012
9 58 (0.85%) Windows 10
10 54 (0.79%) Mac OS X
11 52 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
12 51 (0.75%) Android
13 48 (0.70%) Windows XP
14 47 (0.69%) Apple iOS
15 23 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 12 (0.18%) Mac OS
17 9 (0.13%) Windows 2000
18 8 (0.12%) Ubuntu
19 7 (0.10%) MVS
19 7 (0.10%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1266 (18.51%) Agile Software Development
2 1118 (16.34%) Business Analysis
3 819 (11.97%) Stakeholder Management
4 627 (9.17%) Data Analysis
5 497 (7.27%) ITIL
6 474 (6.93%) Project Management
7 461 (6.74%) User Acceptance Testing
8 413 (6.04%) Migration
9 398 (5.82%) Business Intelligence
10 365 (5.34%) Analytics
11 363 (5.31%) User Stories
12 354 (5.17%) Change Management
13 342 (5.00%) Scrum
14 329 (4.81%) Data Modelling
15 297 (4.34%) SDLC
16 283 (4.14%) CRM
17 281 (4.11%) Test Scripting
18 277 (4.05%) Asset Management
19 267 (3.90%) Use Case
20 258 (3.77%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1290 (18.86%) SQL
2 292 (4.27%) Java
3 187 (2.73%) Python
4 164 (2.40%) C#
5 152 (2.22%) VBA
6 114 (1.67%) JavaScript
7 92 (1.34%) T-SQL
8 90 (1.32%) C++
9 76 (1.11%) R
10 74 (1.08%) PL/SQL
11 67 (0.98%) Perl
12 65 (0.95%) C
13 62 (0.91%) PowerShell
14 50 (0.73%) Shell Script
15 47 (0.69%) VB
16 38 (0.56%) PHP
17 23 (0.34%) Bash Shell
17 23 (0.34%) Ruby
18 17 (0.25%) VBScript
19 16 (0.23%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 476 (6.96%) Degree
2 245 (3.58%) Security Cleared
3 206 (3.01%) ISEB
4 146 (2.13%) SC Cleared
5 99 (1.45%) CISSP
6 87 (1.27%) ISTQB
7 62 (0.91%) ITIL Certification
8 60 (0.88%) DV Cleared
9 58 (0.85%) CISM
10 51 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
11 42 (0.61%) Cisco Certification
12 39 (0.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 33 (0.48%) CCNA
14 28 (0.41%) CISA
15 24 (0.35%) MCSE
16 23 (0.34%) MCP
17 21 (0.31%) BPSS Clearance
17 21 (0.31%) CBAP
18 20 (0.29%) IIBA
19 19 (0.28%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 310 (4.53%) QA
2 181 (2.65%) Data Quality
3 172 (2.51%) MiFID
4 125 (1.83%) SLA
5 67 (0.98%) Solvency II
6 57 (0.83%) EMIR
7 45 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 44 (0.64%) Dodd-Frank
9 40 (0.58%) SEPA
10 31 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 30 (0.44%) FATCA
12 28 (0.41%) Basel III
12 28 (0.41%) PCI DSS
13 21 (0.31%) COBIT
14 18 (0.26%) Disclosure Scotland
15 17 (0.25%) ISO20022
16 14 (0.20%) SDET
17 12 (0.18%) Basel II
17 12 (0.18%) COREP
18 10 (0.15%) GxP
System Software
1 411 (6.01%) Active Directory
2 78 (1.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (0.50%) XenApp
4 17 (0.25%) Hyper-V
4 17 (0.25%) Terminal Services
5 15 (0.22%) vSphere
6 14 (0.20%) Virtual Desktop
6 14 (0.20%) XenDesktop
7 12 (0.18%) Microsoft App-V
8 9 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
8 9 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (0.10%) Apache Flume
9 7 (0.10%) VMware ESX
10 5 (0.073%) Firmware
10 5 (0.073%) Virtual Servers
11 4 (0.058%) Snort
11 4 (0.058%) Terminal Server
11 4 (0.058%) UAG
12 3 (0.044%) BitLocker
12 3 (0.044%) Docker
Systems Management
1 91 (1.33%) SCCM
2 89 (1.30%) HP Quality Center
3 29 (0.42%) Control-M
4 28 (0.41%) Puppet
5 24 (0.35%) SCOM
6 21 (0.31%) Tivoli
7 20 (0.29%) AirWatch
8 14 (0.20%) ITRS Geneos
9 13 (0.19%) Nagios
10 12 (0.18%) Nessus
10 12 (0.18%) QRadar
11 11 (0.16%) McAfee ePO
12 10 (0.15%) logstash
13 9 (0.13%) Kibana
13 9 (0.13%) RSA Archer
13 9 (0.13%) WSUS
14 7 (0.10%) BladeLogic
15 6 (0.088%) Ansible
15 6 (0.088%) DameWare
15 6 (0.088%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 745 (10.89%) Microsoft
2 399 (5.83%) Oracle
3 229 (3.35%) SAP
4 164 (2.40%) Citrix
5 141 (2.06%) ServiceNow
6 136 (1.99%) Tableau
7 125 (1.83%) VMware
8 112 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
9 108 (1.58%) Cisco
10 107 (1.56%) Google
11 104 (1.52%) HP
12 87 (1.27%) IBM
13 80 (1.17%) Adobe
14 64 (0.94%) Bloomberg
15 63 (0.92%) Remedy
16 59 (0.86%) Murex
17 55 (0.80%) Sybase
18 51 (0.75%) Apple
19 50 (0.73%) Splunk
20 49 (0.72%) Teradata
London
Data Idols
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
Central London / West End
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £325 - £375 Per Day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Central London / West End
Eaglecliff
Rate: From £14 to £19.65 per hour Ltd Co / (£10.65 - £14.95 PAYE)
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £450 - £500 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
South West London
Spring Technology
Rate: £120 - £160 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
South East London
University of Greenwich
Rate: From £31,656 to £36,672 per annum plus £4497 London weighting
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
onezeero.
Rate: £300 - £325 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Eames Consulting
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Rate: £23 - £25 per hour
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £550.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Haysfm
Rate: £600.00 - £750.00 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
onezeero.
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
PCR
Rate: £350 - £370 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Montash
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £600 - £650 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wembley, Middlesex
Allen Lane Interim & Permanent Recruitment
Rate: From £190 to £215 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £190 - £200 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
North West London
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Experis Ltd
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Romford, Essex
Kyna Associates
Rate: £300 Per Day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Rate: Market related
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £700 per day
Posted: 2 days ago