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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Analyst
England / London
Rank 5 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 2905 3716 3996
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.00% 17.33% 18.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.81% 18.23% 19.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 2037 2682 2901
Median daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 100 95
Median hourly rate £18.50 £15.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.33% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.59 £25.00 £48.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -

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
18371 20379 20271
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.83% 95.05% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 13156 14451 14262
Median daily rate £475 £450 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +1.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 245 308 344
Median hourly rate £23.00 £17.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.29% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 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
City of London +1 485 £439 -2.38% 149
Croydon -1 20 £418 +26.51% 2
Canary Wharf -7 11 £450 +9.09%
Docklands, London -3 10 £500 +2.56% 1
Kingston Upon Thames -8 9 £338 -15.62% 6
Uxbridge +7 8 £300 -25.00% 4
Wimbledon -4 7 £394 -7.35% 4
Bromley -1 6 £425 +13.33%
Chessington -1 5 £280 +43.58%
Hammersmith -2 5 £400 +3.22% 2
Westminster +4 4 £440 +42.62% 2
Harrow +3 3 £344 -11.85%
Ilford +4 2 - -
Chiswick 0 2 £185 - 1
Greenwich -1 2 £393 -8.75%
Beckenham - 2 - -
Brentford 0 1 - - 1
Feltham -7 1 £400 +6.66% 2
Hayes - 1 - -
Hendon - 1 £214 -
Analyst
England

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 1929 (30.77%) Finance
2 1172 (18.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1166 (18.60%) SQL
4 1115 (17.78%) Banking
5 1060 (16.91%) Business Analysis
6 729 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
7 713 (11.37%) Microsoft
8 712 (11.36%) Stakeholder Management
9 565 (9.01%) Windows
10 531 (8.47%) MS Excel
11 492 (7.85%) Data Analysis
12 434 (6.92%) ITIL
13 427 (6.81%) MS Office
13 427 (6.81%) Degree
14 409 (6.52%) Project Management
15 407 (6.49%) Front Office
16 396 (6.32%) Retail
17 391 (6.24%) Analytics
18 387 (6.17%) Business Intelligence
19 368 (5.87%) User Acceptance Testing
20 364 (5.81%) Investment Banking
21 359 (5.73%) Migration
22 352 (5.61%) Data Modelling
23 346 (5.52%) Change Management
24 341 (5.44%) Active Directory
25 337 (5.37%) Scrum
26 335 (5.34%) Oracle
27 331 (5.28%) SQL Server
28 317 (5.06%) MiFID
29 305 (4.86%) Asset Management

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
1 192 (3.06%) SharePoint
2 99 (1.58%) SAS
3 84 (1.34%) MS Exchange
4 83 (1.32%) CMS
5 67 (1.07%) Confluence
6 56 (0.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 52 (0.83%) IIS
8 46 (0.73%) WebSphere
9 43 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2010
10 41 (0.65%) Skype for Business
11 32 (0.51%) Apache Spark
12 23 (0.37%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 23 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
13 20 (0.32%) Drupal
13 20 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2007
13 20 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2013
14 16 (0.26%) Apache
14 16 (0.26%) Tomcat
15 15 (0.24%) IBM Notes
16 13 (0.21%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 531 (8.47%) MS Excel
2 427 (6.81%) MS Office
3 181 (2.89%) MS PowerPoint
4 174 (2.78%) MS Visio
5 89 (1.42%) MS Project
6 76 (1.21%) Spreadsheet
7 15 (0.24%) SPSS
8 6 (0.096%) LaTeX
9 4 (0.064%) OmniGraffle
10 3 (0.048%) Adobe Illustrator
10 3 (0.048%) Doxygen
10 3 (0.048%) Mingle
11 2 (0.032%) Autodesk Flame
11 2 (0.032%) InDesign
11 2 (0.032%) Maya
11 2 (0.032%) NUKE
12 1 (0.016%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 1 (0.016%) InfoPath
12 1 (0.016%) Photoshop
12 1 (0.016%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 109 (1.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 32 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
3 31 (0.49%) thinkFolio
4 29 (0.46%) SAP FI
5 26 (0.41%) SAP CO
5 26 (0.41%) SAP FI/CO
6 19 (0.30%) Unit4 Business World
7 18 (0.29%) Endur
7 18 (0.29%) Loan IQ
7 18 (0.29%) Markit EDM
7 18 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 18 (0.29%) Summit
8 14 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
8 14 (0.22%) Oracle EBS R12
9 13 (0.21%) OpenText VIM for SAP
9 13 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
10 12 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
10 12 (0.19%) SAP HR
11 10 (0.16%) Oracle Financials
11 10 (0.16%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 96 (1.53%) Office 365
2 56 (0.89%) Google Analytics
3 41 (0.65%) SaaS
4 40 (0.64%) Microsoft Azure
5 23 (0.37%) SuccessFactors
6 22 (0.35%) Amazon AWS
7 19 (0.30%) Adobe Analytics
8 14 (0.22%) GitHub
8 14 (0.22%) IBM Blueworks
9 12 (0.19%) G Suite
9 12 (0.19%) OneDrive
10 10 (0.16%) IaaS
10 10 (0.16%) Mimecast
10 10 (0.16%) PaaS
11 9 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
12 7 (0.11%) Force.com
13 6 (0.096%) Google Tag Manager
14 5 (0.080%) Google Drive
15 4 (0.064%) Google Play
15 4 (0.064%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 150 (2.39%) Firewall
2 125 (1.99%) TCP/IP
3 82 (1.31%) LAN
4 79 (1.26%) WAN
5 66 (1.05%) Internet
6 61 (0.97%) DNS
7 57 (0.91%) VPN
8 55 (0.88%) Network Security
9 51 (0.81%) DHCP
10 48 (0.77%) Wireless
11 44 (0.70%) VoIP
12 39 (0.62%) Intranet
13 30 (0.48%) SAN
14 29 (0.46%) Intrusion Detection
15 23 (0.37%) Cisco ASA
16 21 (0.33%) Skype
17 20 (0.32%) SSL
18 18 (0.29%) HTTP
19 17 (0.27%) Remote Desktop
19 17 (0.27%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 331 (5.28%) SQL Server
2 273 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
3 143 (2.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 140 (2.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 122 (1.95%) Big Data
6 117 (1.87%) Relational Database
7 84 (1.34%) BusinessObjects
8 75 (1.20%) Hadoop
9 70 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 69 (1.10%) Oracle Database
11 66 (1.05%) QlikView
12 42 (0.67%) Data Mining
12 42 (0.67%) DB2
13 34 (0.54%) MS Access
14 33 (0.53%) Power BI
14 33 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
15 32 (0.51%) NoSQL
15 32 (0.51%) SQL Server 2012
16 24 (0.38%) RDBMS
16 24 (0.38%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 233 (3.72%) JIRA
2 100 (1.59%) Selenium
3 66 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
4 47 (0.75%) HP UFT
5 45 (0.72%) Cucumber
6 39 (0.62%) Jenkins
7 32 (0.51%) WebDriver
8 28 (0.45%) Git (software)
8 28 (0.45%) Visual Studio
9 23 (0.37%) SoapUI
10 22 (0.35%) SpecFlow
11 21 (0.33%) LoadRunner
12 19 (0.30%) ERwin
13 18 (0.29%) Eclipse
13 18 (0.29%) TeamCity
14 16 (0.26%) Talend Open Studio
15 14 (0.22%) JMeter
16 13 (0.21%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 13 (0.21%) Toad
17 12 (0.19%) Rational Rose
General
1 1929 (30.77%) Finance
2 1115 (17.78%) Banking
3 407 (6.49%) Front Office
4 396 (6.32%) Retail
5 364 (5.81%) Investment Banking
6 234 (3.73%) Legal
7 197 (3.14%) Marketing
8 178 (2.84%) Back Office
9 134 (2.14%) Law
10 109 (1.74%) Advertising
11 101 (1.61%) Telecoms
12 87 (1.39%) Financial Institution
13 61 (0.97%) Retail Banking
14 60 (0.96%) Publishing
15 49 (0.78%) Games
16 44 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
17 40 (0.64%) French Language
18 35 (0.56%) Manufacturing
19 29 (0.46%) Billing
20 26 (0.41%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 142 (2.26%) XML
2 131 (2.09%) .NET
3 103 (1.64%) Web Services
4 82 (1.31%) HTML
5 55 (0.88%) FIX Protocol
6 41 (0.65%) Middleware
7 38 (0.61%) Gherkin
7 38 (0.61%) SOAP
8 30 (0.48%) CSS
9 27 (0.43%) FpML
10 26 (0.41%) RESTful
11 25 (0.40%) ASP.NET
11 25 (0.40%) J2EE
12 23 (0.37%) JSON
13 20 (0.32%) .NET Framework
13 20 (0.32%) Elastic Stack
14 18 (0.29%) AngularJS
15 17 (0.27%) HTML5
16 16 (0.26%) Murex MxML
16 16 (0.26%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 729 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
2 300 (4.78%) Derivative
3 267 (4.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 249 (3.97%) Fixed Income
5 222 (3.54%) Equities
6 210 (3.35%) Management Information System
7 166 (2.65%) User Experience
8 97 (1.55%) Credit Risk
9 91 (1.45%) Blackberry
10 89 (1.42%) SWIFT
11 88 (1.40%) NHS
12 81 (1.29%) Computer Science
13 76 (1.21%) Market Risk
14 74 (1.18%) Reference Data
15 71 (1.13%) Data Centre
16 70 (1.12%) Fintech
17 56 (0.89%) Data Structures
18 46 (0.73%) Hedge funds
19 45 (0.72%) Security Operations Centre
20 44 (0.70%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 565 (9.01%) Windows
2 209 (3.33%) Unix
3 196 (3.13%) Windows 7
4 187 (2.98%) Linux
5 122 (1.95%) Windows Server
6 72 (1.15%) Windows 10
7 56 (0.89%) Android
8 49 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
9 46 (0.73%) Windows 8
10 40 (0.64%) Windows XP
11 39 (0.62%) Mac OS X
11 39 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
12 33 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
13 28 (0.45%) Apple iOS
14 11 (0.18%) MVS
15 10 (0.16%) Windows 2000
16 8 (0.13%) OpenVMS
17 7 (0.11%) Mac OS
17 7 (0.11%) Solaris
18 5 (0.080%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1172 (18.69%) Agile Software Development
2 1060 (16.91%) Business Analysis
3 712 (11.36%) Stakeholder Management
4 492 (7.85%) Data Analysis
5 434 (6.92%) ITIL
6 409 (6.52%) Project Management
7 391 (6.24%) Analytics
8 387 (6.17%) Business Intelligence
9 368 (5.87%) User Acceptance Testing
10 359 (5.73%) Migration
11 352 (5.61%) Data Modelling
12 346 (5.52%) Change Management
13 337 (5.37%) Scrum
14 305 (4.86%) Asset Management
15 294 (4.69%) User Stories
16 268 (4.27%) SDLC
17 258 (4.11%) CRM
18 251 (4.00%) Test Scripting
19 226 (3.60%) Investment Management
20 223 (3.56%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1166 (18.60%) SQL
2 226 (3.60%) Java
3 199 (3.17%) Python
4 171 (2.73%) C#
5 157 (2.50%) VBA
6 124 (1.98%) T-SQL
7 108 (1.72%) R
8 83 (1.32%) C++
9 79 (1.26%) PowerShell
10 69 (1.10%) C
11 68 (1.08%) Perl
12 67 (1.07%) JavaScript
13 43 (0.69%) Shell Script
14 41 (0.65%) PL/SQL
15 36 (0.57%) VB
16 25 (0.40%) VBScript
17 21 (0.33%) Bash Shell
18 17 (0.27%) Scala
19 14 (0.22%) JCL
20 13 (0.21%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 427 (6.81%) Degree
2 290 (4.63%) Security Cleared
3 199 (3.17%) SC Cleared
4 142 (2.26%) ISEB
5 110 (1.75%) CISSP
6 63 (1.00%) CISM
7 62 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
8 54 (0.86%) DV Cleared
9 51 (0.81%) ISTQB
10 45 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
11 36 (0.57%) Cisco Certification
12 33 (0.53%) CBAP
13 30 (0.48%) PhD
14 24 (0.38%) BPSS Clearance
14 24 (0.38%) CTC Cleared
14 24 (0.38%) IIBA
15 23 (0.37%) MCSE
16 21 (0.33%) CCNP
16 21 (0.33%) SANS
17 19 (0.30%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 317 (5.06%) MiFID
2 258 (4.11%) QA
3 186 (2.97%) Data Quality
4 122 (1.95%) SLA
5 84 (1.34%) EMIR
6 74 (1.18%) Dodd-Frank
7 57 (0.91%) Solvency II
8 49 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 34 (0.54%) IFRS
9 34 (0.54%) PCI DSS
10 31 (0.49%) GDPR
11 30 (0.48%) SEPA
12 21 (0.33%) FATCA
12 21 (0.33%) IFRS 9
13 19 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 16 (0.26%) ISO20022
15 14 (0.22%) Basel III
15 14 (0.22%) Disclosure Scotland
16 13 (0.21%) ISO 9001
17 11 (0.18%) COBIT
System Software
1 341 (5.44%) Active Directory
2 86 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (0.45%) XenApp
4 22 (0.35%) vSphere
5 19 (0.30%) Hyper-V
6 15 (0.24%) Virtual Desktop
7 10 (0.16%) VMware ESX
7 10 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
8 9 (0.14%) XenDesktop
9 8 (0.13%) RACF
9 8 (0.13%) Terminal Services
10 7 (0.11%) Apache Flume
11 6 (0.096%) Microsoft App-V
11 6 (0.096%) Virtual Machines
12 5 (0.080%) Docker
12 5 (0.080%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
12 5 (0.080%) Virtual Servers
13 3 (0.048%) HDFS
13 3 (0.048%) IAG
14 2 (0.032%) Xsan
Systems Management
1 74 (1.18%) SCCM
2 61 (0.97%) HP Quality Center
3 25 (0.40%) Tivoli
4 24 (0.38%) Control-M
5 16 (0.26%) AirWatch
5 16 (0.26%) SCOM
6 13 (0.21%) Nessus
6 13 (0.21%) QRadar
7 12 (0.19%) Kibana
7 12 (0.19%) Nagios
8 10 (0.16%) logstash
8 10 (0.16%) NetBackup
9 9 (0.14%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 9 (0.14%) Puppet
9 9 (0.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 8 (0.13%) Cisco CUCM
10 8 (0.13%) Microsoft Clustering
10 8 (0.13%) Norton AntiVirus
11 7 (0.11%) Thomson Reuters DACS
11 7 (0.11%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 713 (11.37%) Microsoft
2 335 (5.34%) Oracle
3 242 (3.86%) SAP
4 137 (2.19%) Cisco
5 132 (2.11%) Citrix
6 124 (1.98%) Tableau
7 121 (1.93%) VMware
8 98 (1.56%) Google
9 91 (1.45%) HP
9 91 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
10 87 (1.39%) ServiceNow
11 82 (1.31%) Bloomberg
12 74 (1.18%) IBM
13 73 (1.16%) Sybase
14 67 (1.07%) Splunk
15 63 (1.00%) Adobe
16 61 (0.97%) Murex
17 58 (0.93%) Charles River
18 42 (0.67%) Reuters
19 40 (0.64%) Remedy
City, London
Red10
Rate: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
South West London
Ebury
Rate: £430.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Sanderson
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £550.00 - £650.00 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Reed Technology
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Red10
Rate: £475 - £525 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £170 to £200 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
East London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
JM
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Sanderson
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Harris Global
Rate: Unspecified Market Rate
Posted: 18 hours ago
East London
Eaglecliff
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Marie Stopes International
Rate: £26 - £40 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hanover Recruitment
Rate: £100 - £120 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £500 - £550 per day + 6 month term initailly
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £500 - £575 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Engage PSG
Posted: Yesterday
London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £170.00 - £200.00 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Talent International
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
JM
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
JM
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £350 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Sanderson
Posted: 2 days ago