The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 4 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 3712 3855 4094
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 17.49% 18.19% 18.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.47% 19.26% 19.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2677 2758 2876
Average daily rate £425 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £220 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £560 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 90 123
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.80 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.73% +4.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.58 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.25 £32.67 £25.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
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
20096 20019 20842
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.70% 94.48% 94.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 14251 14165 14161
Average daily rate £450 £450 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 308 344 397
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £37.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Analyst in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 9 February 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 9 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the London region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
City of London -1 619 £450 +5.88% 232
Croydon -3 29 £325 -13.33% 7
Canary Wharf +3 22 £400 -8.57% 1
Feltham +1 15 £369 +13.46% 2
Bromley -5 14 £375 -11.76% 4
Docklands, London -2 13 £484 -12.04% 2
Kingston Upon Thames 0 12 £400 +28.00% 4
Hounslow +8 7 £413 +0.30% 1
Wimbledon +3 7 £364 +127.34% 2
Wembley +1 7 £375 +240.90% 1
Harrow +2 5 £390 +188.88% 1
Hammersmith +2 5 £425 +36.00%
Ealing -2 5 £331 - 1
Romford +3 4 £413 +50.00%
Chessington +1 4 £195 +30.00%
Paddington +1 4 £120 -
Uxbridge -2 4 £350 +12.00% 5
Brentford -2 4 £415 +29.68% 2
Westminster -2 3 £309 -11.85% 2
Ilford +6 2 £319 +15.90% 1
Edgware - 2 £390 -
Osterley +3 1 £470 +11.90%
Greenwich -3 1 £431 +4.34%
Chiswick -3 1 - - 1
Barnet - 1 £400 - 1
Sidcup - 1 - - 3
Southall - 1 - -
Analyst
England

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited 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 Analyst in their job title.

1 2688 (33.96%) Finance
2 1749 (22.10%) Banking
3 1440 (18.19%) SQL
4 1288 (16.27%) Business Analysis
5 1201 (15.17%) Agile Software Development
6 943 (11.91%) Analytical Skills
7 907 (11.46%) Microsoft
8 891 (11.26%) Windows
9 876 (11.07%) Stakeholder Management
10 711 (8.98%) MS Excel
11 694 (8.77%) Investment Banking
12 632 (7.98%) Project Management
13 607 (7.67%) User Acceptance Testing
14 594 (7.50%) MS Office
15 576 (7.28%) ITIL
16 507 (6.41%) Active Directory
17 499 (6.30%) Business Intelligence
18 496 (6.27%) Front Office
19 490 (6.19%) Retail
20 485 (6.13%) Degree
21 472 (5.96%) Data Analysis
22 467 (5.90%) SQL Server
23 461 (5.82%) Migration
24 416 (5.26%) QA
25 414 (5.23%) Derivative
26 412 (5.21%) Oracle
27 408 (5.15%) Analytics
28 393 (4.97%) Asset Management
29 378 (4.78%) Change Management
29 378 (4.78%) Windows 7

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited 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 Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 243 (3.07%) SharePoint
2 161 (2.03%) SAS
3 124 (1.57%) MS Exchange
4 100 (1.26%) CMS
5 63 (0.80%) Confluence
6 62 (0.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 48 (0.61%) Skype for Business
8 46 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2010
9 41 (0.52%) IBM Notes
10 37 (0.47%) IIS
11 36 (0.45%) WebSphere
12 30 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
13 27 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2007
14 21 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2013
14 21 (0.27%) Tomcat
15 20 (0.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 20 (0.25%) Apache
16 17 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
17 16 (0.20%) SharePoint 2010
18 15 (0.19%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 711 (8.98%) MS Excel
2 594 (7.50%) MS Office
3 268 (3.39%) MS PowerPoint
4 247 (3.12%) MS Visio
5 123 (1.55%) MS Project
6 61 (0.77%) Spreadsheet
7 44 (0.56%) SPSS
8 4 (0.051%) Acrobat
9 3 (0.038%) Open Workbench
10 2 (0.025%) Adobe After Effects
10 2 (0.025%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 2 (0.025%) Adobe Premiere
10 2 (0.025%) Photoshop
11 1 (0.013%) Adobe Captivate
11 1 (0.013%) EViews
11 1 (0.013%) InfoPath
11 1 (0.013%) PTC Creo
11 1 (0.013%) SOLIDWORKS
11 1 (0.013%) Stata
Business Applications
1 115 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 35 (0.44%) Summit
3 30 (0.38%) thinkFolio
4 27 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 25 (0.32%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 24 (0.30%) Markit EDM
6 24 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
7 20 (0.25%) Endur
7 20 (0.25%) SAP FI
8 19 (0.24%) Temenos T24
9 17 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
9 17 (0.21%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 17 (0.21%) SAP CO
9 17 (0.21%) SAP FI/CO
10 16 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
10 16 (0.20%) Sonata
11 15 (0.19%) Oracle Financials
11 15 (0.19%) Unit4 Business World
12 14 (0.18%) SAP GRC
12 14 (0.18%) Tercero
Cloud Services
1 110 (1.39%) Office 365
2 44 (0.56%) Google Analytics
3 37 (0.47%) SaaS
4 31 (0.39%) Amazon AWS
5 23 (0.29%) Adobe Analytics
6 22 (0.28%) Microsoft Azure
7 9 (0.11%) Google Cloud Platform
8 8 (0.10%) SuccessFactors
9 7 (0.088%) Cloud Computing
9 7 (0.088%) GitHub
10 6 (0.076%) Google Apps
11 5 (0.063%) IaaS
11 5 (0.063%) PaaS
12 4 (0.051%) AdWords
12 4 (0.051%) Force.com
12 4 (0.051%) Mimecast
13 2 (0.025%) Google Drive
13 2 (0.025%) Google Tag Manager
13 2 (0.025%) SmartFocus
13 2 (0.025%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 99 (1.25%) Firewall
2 96 (1.21%) LAN
3 91 (1.15%) WAN
4 84 (1.06%) TCP/IP
5 80 (1.01%) Internet
6 70 (0.88%) VPN
7 59 (0.75%) DNS
7 59 (0.75%) Intranet
8 52 (0.66%) SAN
9 43 (0.54%) Intrusion Detection
10 42 (0.53%) Wireless
11 41 (0.52%) Network Security
12 40 (0.51%) DHCP
12 40 (0.51%) VoIP
13 27 (0.34%) HTTP
14 26 (0.33%) SSL
15 25 (0.32%) LDAP
16 22 (0.28%) NAS
16 22 (0.28%) Wi-Fi
17 19 (0.24%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 467 (5.90%) SQL Server
2 346 (4.37%) Data Warehouse
3 171 (2.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 138 (1.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 120 (1.52%) Relational Database
6 115 (1.45%) BusinessObjects
7 110 (1.39%) Big Data
8 102 (1.29%) Data Mining
9 91 (1.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 90 (1.14%) Hadoop
11 74 (0.93%) QlikView
12 62 (0.78%) MS Access
13 58 (0.73%) SQL Server 2008
14 48 (0.61%) RDBMS
15 45 (0.57%) Oracle Database
16 36 (0.45%) DB2
17 35 (0.44%) Oracle Reports
18 31 (0.39%) Apache Hive
18 31 (0.39%) Crystal Reports
19 30 (0.38%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 225 (2.84%) JIRA
2 134 (1.69%) Selenium
3 80 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
4 76 (0.96%) Cucumber
5 63 (0.80%) HP UFT
6 50 (0.63%) SpecFlow
7 48 (0.61%) Git (software)
8 45 (0.57%) Jenkins
9 43 (0.54%) SoapUI
10 42 (0.53%) Visual Studio
11 39 (0.49%) WebDriver
12 38 (0.48%) Subversion
13 31 (0.39%) LoadRunner
14 28 (0.35%) Eclipse
15 23 (0.29%) Toad
16 19 (0.24%) JMeter
17 14 (0.18%) Appium
17 14 (0.18%) JUnit
17 14 (0.18%) Maven
18 13 (0.16%) Protractor
General
1 2688 (33.96%) Finance
2 1749 (22.10%) Banking
3 694 (8.77%) Investment Banking
4 496 (6.27%) Front Office
5 490 (6.19%) Retail
6 367 (4.64%) Legal
7 227 (2.87%) Law
8 225 (2.84%) Marketing
9 207 (2.62%) Back Office
10 135 (1.71%) Financial Institution
11 133 (1.68%) Telecoms
12 122 (1.54%) Retail Banking
13 91 (1.15%) Advertising
14 76 (0.96%) Publishing
15 53 (0.67%) Corporate Banking
16 45 (0.57%) Private Banking
17 42 (0.53%) Billing
18 40 (0.51%) Manufacturing
19 38 (0.48%) Local Government
20 37 (0.47%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 205 (2.59%) .NET
2 185 (2.34%) XML
3 114 (1.44%) Web Services
4 84 (1.06%) HTML
5 64 (0.81%) FIX Protocol
6 63 (0.80%) SOAP
7 49 (0.62%) Gherkin
8 48 (0.61%) ASP.NET
9 46 (0.58%) Middleware
10 42 (0.53%) CSS
10 42 (0.53%) REST
11 38 (0.48%) FpML
12 31 (0.39%) HTML5
13 29 (0.37%) AngularJS
14 27 (0.34%) JSON
15 26 (0.33%) RESTful
16 22 (0.28%) JMS
17 21 (0.27%) jQuery
18 20 (0.25%) .NET Framework
19 18 (0.23%) FIXML
Miscellaneous
1 943 (11.91%) Analytical Skills
2 414 (5.23%) Derivative
3 356 (4.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 272 (3.44%) Equities
5 247 (3.12%) Management Information System
6 226 (2.86%) Fixed Income
7 174 (2.20%) Market Risk
8 166 (2.10%) Blackberry
9 162 (2.05%) NHS
10 156 (1.97%) Credit Risk
11 149 (1.88%) User Experience
12 104 (1.31%) Visualisation
13 100 (1.26%) Statistics
14 98 (1.24%) Computer Science
15 95 (1.20%) Mathematics
16 82 (1.04%) Data Centre
17 79 (1.00%) Equity Derivative
18 76 (0.96%) Reference Data
19 65 (0.82%) Reinsurance
20 62 (0.78%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 891 (11.26%) Windows
2 378 (4.78%) Windows 7
3 281 (3.55%) Unix
4 246 (3.11%) Linux
5 207 (2.62%) Windows Server
6 119 (1.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 106 (1.34%) Windows XP
8 89 (1.12%) Windows 8
9 82 (1.04%) Windows Server 2003
10 73 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
11 70 (0.88%) Android
12 55 (0.69%) Apple iOS
13 30 (0.38%) Solaris
14 26 (0.33%) Mac OS X
15 25 (0.32%) AIX
15 25 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 23 (0.29%) Windows Vista
17 15 (0.19%) VMS
18 13 (0.16%) Windows 10
19 11 (0.14%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1288 (16.27%) Business Analysis
2 1201 (15.17%) Agile Software Development
3 876 (11.07%) Stakeholder Management
4 632 (7.98%) Project Management
5 607 (7.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 576 (7.28%) ITIL
7 499 (6.30%) Business Intelligence
8 472 (5.96%) Data Analysis
9 461 (5.82%) Migration
10 408 (5.15%) Analytics
11 393 (4.97%) Asset Management
12 378 (4.78%) Change Management
13 356 (4.50%) Test Scripting
14 341 (4.31%) CRM
15 336 (4.25%) Scrum
16 327 (4.13%) Data Modelling
17 300 (3.79%) User Stories
18 294 (3.71%) Risk Management
19 284 (3.59%) E-Commerce
20 271 (3.42%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1440 (18.19%) SQL
2 306 (3.87%) Java
3 215 (2.72%) C#
4 210 (2.65%) VBA
5 152 (1.92%) Python
6 125 (1.58%) JavaScript
7 114 (1.44%) T-SQL
8 83 (1.05%) C++
9 78 (0.99%) PowerShell
10 76 (0.96%) Perl
11 56 (0.71%) VB
12 55 (0.69%) C
12 55 (0.69%) Ruby
13 53 (0.67%) R
14 52 (0.66%) PL/SQL
15 49 (0.62%) Shell Script
16 39 (0.49%) PHP
17 33 (0.42%) VBScript
18 27 (0.34%) Bash Shell
19 15 (0.19%) JCL
Qualifications
1 485 (6.13%) Degree
2 290 (3.66%) ISEB
3 215 (2.72%) Security Cleared
4 143 (1.81%) ISTQB
5 107 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
6 103 (1.30%) SC Cleared
7 91 (1.15%) CISSP
8 86 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
9 63 (0.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 56 (0.71%) CISM
11 42 (0.53%) MCSE
12 41 (0.52%) MCP
13 39 (0.49%) Cisco Certification
14 33 (0.42%) DV Cleared
15 32 (0.40%) PMI Certification
16 31 (0.39%) PhD
17 30 (0.38%) CTC Cleared
18 27 (0.34%) ACCA
18 27 (0.34%) CISA
19 25 (0.32%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 416 (5.26%) QA
2 251 (3.17%) Data Quality
3 218 (2.75%) MiFID
4 139 (1.76%) EMIR
5 104 (1.31%) SLA
6 97 (1.23%) Dodd-Frank
7 96 (1.21%) Solvency II
8 69 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 61 (0.77%) FATCA
10 37 (0.47%) AIFMD
11 35 (0.44%) PCI DSS
12 30 (0.38%) Basel III
13 29 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 29 (0.37%) SEPA
14 19 (0.24%) Disclosure Scotland
15 17 (0.21%) COBIT
16 15 (0.19%) Basel II
17 14 (0.18%) HMG Security Policy Framework
18 13 (0.16%) CRD IV
19 12 (0.15%) UCITS
System Software
1 507 (6.41%) Active Directory
2 69 (0.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 52 (0.66%) XenApp
4 24 (0.30%) XenDesktop
5 21 (0.27%) vSphere
6 20 (0.25%) Microsoft App-V
7 18 (0.23%) Hyper-V
8 12 (0.15%) BitLocker
9 11 (0.14%) RACF
10 10 (0.13%) NFS
11 9 (0.11%) VMware ESX
12 8 (0.10%) Firmware
12 8 (0.10%) Samba
12 8 (0.10%) Xen
13 7 (0.088%) XenServer
14 5 (0.063%) VMware Workstation
15 4 (0.051%) DFS Replication
15 4 (0.051%) Oracle RAC
15 4 (0.051%) Snort
15 4 (0.051%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 154 (1.95%) HP Quality Center
2 120 (1.52%) SCCM
3 23 (0.29%) Backup Exec
3 23 (0.29%) ITRS Geneos
4 20 (0.25%) Nessus
5 19 (0.24%) SCOM
6 17 (0.21%) Control-M
6 17 (0.21%) Tivoli
7 16 (0.20%) QRadar
8 15 (0.19%) Nagios
8 15 (0.19%) Nmap
9 12 (0.15%) Puppet
10 11 (0.14%) NetBackup
10 11 (0.14%) RSA enVision
11 10 (0.13%) CA Endevor
12 9 (0.11%) AirWatch
13 8 (0.10%) EnCase
13 8 (0.10%) RSA Security Analytics
14 7 (0.088%) Windows Intune
14 7 (0.088%) WSUS
Vendors
1 907 (11.46%) Microsoft
2 412 (5.21%) Oracle
3 255 (3.22%) SAP
4 244 (3.08%) Citrix
5 187 (2.36%) HP
6 132 (1.67%) Murex
7 130 (1.64%) Cisco
7 130 (1.64%) VMware
8 127 (1.60%) Tableau
9 115 (1.45%) Bloomberg
10 109 (1.38%) Cognos
11 106 (1.34%) Salesforce.com
12 94 (1.19%) IBM
13 89 (1.12%) ServiceNow
14 69 (0.87%) Google
14 69 (0.87%) Reuters
15 64 (0.81%) Remedy
16 59 (0.75%) Adobe
17 57 (0.72%) iManage
18 55 (0.69%) Calypso
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Rate: £450 - 550 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Feltham, Middlesex
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + Negotiation
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive Rates
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: From £100 to £120 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Energon People
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Energon People
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Croydon, Surrey
Circle Recruitment
Rate: £305 - £390 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £380.00 - £420.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bromley, Kent
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £500.00 - £650.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
DCV Technologies
Posted: Yesterday
London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Red10
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Alexander Mann Solutions
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £550 - £700 per day
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £475 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £300 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £425.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Eaglecliff
Rate: From £25 to £33 per hour
Posted: Yesterday