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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 4 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 3268 4073 4218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.15% 17.97% 17.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.00% 18.89% 18.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 2378 2789 2991
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £228 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 120 158
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.75 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% +4.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £11.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £25.00 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.49 £15.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-6.54% +10.71%
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
20419 21560 22362
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.69% 95.11% 94.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 14600 15240 16105
Median daily rate £475 £450 £426
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 290 350 445
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 7 December 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 -1 577 £450 - 135
Canary Wharf +1 42 £388 -3.12%
Croydon -7 37 £384 +18.07% 2
Bromley -7 10 £501 +43.00% 2
Kingston Upon Thames -2 9 £325 -18.75% 7
Docklands, London -5 9 £525 +1.44%
Hounslow +3 8 £283 +182.50% 3
Uxbridge +4 6 £300 -14.28% 3
Harrow -2 4 £250 -45.94%
Brentford +7 3 - - 2
Feltham -7 3 £213 -24.26% 1
Ilford - 3 £450 -
Hackney - 3 £175 -
Chessington 0 2 £198 +31.66%
Chiswick -1 2 - -
Wimbledon -2 2 £400 +44.14%
Enfield - 2 - -
Hendon - 2 £265 -
Barking - 2 - -
Ealing +3 1 £275 -
Twickenham +1 1 £300 -25.00%
Romford +1 1 - -
Greenwich +1 1 £420 +40.70%
Hammersmith 0 1 £425 -
Southall 0 1 - -
Beckenham 0 1 - -
Wembley 0 1 £160 -60.24%
Southwark -2 1 - -
Westminster -5 1 £475 +48.43% 2
West Drayton - 1 £420 -
Hayes - 1 £375 -
Analyst
England

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 2127 (31.83%) Finance
2 1296 (19.39%) Agile Software Development
3 1266 (18.94%) SQL
4 1211 (18.12%) Banking
5 1164 (17.42%) Business Analysis
6 791 (11.84%) Analytical Skills
7 790 (11.82%) Stakeholder Management
8 746 (11.16%) Microsoft
9 602 (9.01%) Windows
10 592 (8.86%) Data Analysis
11 581 (8.69%) MS Excel
12 499 (7.47%) Retail
13 477 (7.14%) MS Office
14 475 (7.11%) ITIL
15 457 (6.84%) Project Management
16 441 (6.60%) Degree
17 435 (6.51%) User Acceptance Testing
18 392 (5.87%) Business Intelligence
19 388 (5.81%) Investment Banking
20 386 (5.78%) Analytics
21 383 (5.73%) Change Management
22 373 (5.58%) Oracle
23 372 (5.57%) Active Directory
23 372 (5.57%) Migration
24 362 (5.42%) Front Office
25 349 (5.22%) Scrum
26 328 (4.91%) Data Modelling
26 328 (4.91%) User Stories
27 315 (4.71%) SQL Server
28 305 (4.56%) 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
1 218 (3.26%) SharePoint
2 125 (1.87%) SAS
3 101 (1.51%) MS Exchange
4 80 (1.20%) CMS
5 53 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2010
6 51 (0.76%) WebSphere
7 50 (0.75%) Confluence
8 44 (0.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 43 (0.64%) IIS
10 39 (0.58%) Skype for Business
11 31 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2007
12 28 (0.42%) Apache Spark
13 26 (0.39%) Drupal
14 22 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2013
15 21 (0.31%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 21 (0.31%) Apache
15 21 (0.31%) SharePoint 2013
16 17 (0.25%) Tomcat
17 16 (0.24%) Elasticsearch
17 16 (0.24%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 581 (8.69%) MS Excel
2 477 (7.14%) MS Office
3 246 (3.68%) MS PowerPoint
4 215 (3.22%) MS Visio
5 94 (1.41%) MS Project
6 73 (1.09%) Spreadsheet
7 23 (0.34%) SPSS
8 7 (0.10%) LaTeX
9 4 (0.060%) Mingle
10 3 (0.045%) Doxygen
10 3 (0.045%) OmniGraffle
11 2 (0.030%) Acrobat
11 2 (0.030%) Adobe Illustrator
11 2 (0.030%) Autodesk Flame
11 2 (0.030%) Maya
11 2 (0.030%) NUKE
12 1 (0.015%) InDesign
12 1 (0.015%) Open Workbench
12 1 (0.015%) Photoshop
12 1 (0.015%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 89 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 28 (0.42%) Markit EDM
3 27 (0.40%) thinkFolio
4 26 (0.39%) SAP FI
5 25 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
5 25 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
6 24 (0.36%) SAP CO
6 24 (0.36%) SAP FI/CO
7 23 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
8 22 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 21 (0.31%) SAP HR
10 18 (0.27%) Unit4 Business World
11 17 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
11 17 (0.25%) Summit
12 15 (0.22%) Oracle EBS R12
13 13 (0.19%) Endur
13 13 (0.19%) RMDS
14 11 (0.16%) Oracle Payables
14 11 (0.16%) SimCorp Dimension
15 10 (0.15%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 99 (1.48%) Office 365
2 66 (0.99%) Google Analytics
3 54 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
4 38 (0.57%) SuccessFactors
5 33 (0.49%) SaaS
6 28 (0.42%) Amazon AWS
7 21 (0.31%) IBM Blueworks
8 17 (0.25%) PaaS
9 16 (0.24%) Adobe Analytics
10 15 (0.22%) G Suite
10 15 (0.22%) IaaS
11 11 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
12 9 (0.13%) OneDrive
13 8 (0.12%) Force.com
13 8 (0.12%) GitHub
14 7 (0.10%) Google Tag Manager
15 5 (0.075%) Basecamp
15 5 (0.075%) BlueKai
15 5 (0.075%) Google Drive
16 4 (0.060%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 136 (2.04%) Firewall
2 125 (1.87%) TCP/IP
3 71 (1.06%) DNS
4 60 (0.90%) Internet
5 59 (0.88%) DHCP
6 52 (0.78%) Network Security
7 51 (0.76%) LAN
8 47 (0.70%) WAN
9 40 (0.60%) VPN
10 35 (0.52%) VoIP
11 31 (0.46%) Intranet
12 29 (0.43%) SAN
13 27 (0.40%) Wireless
14 23 (0.34%) Remote Desktop
15 21 (0.31%) Skype
16 18 (0.27%) HTTP
16 18 (0.27%) SSL
17 17 (0.25%) Intrusion Detection
18 12 (0.18%) FTP
18 12 (0.18%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 315 (4.71%) SQL Server
2 293 (4.38%) Data Warehouse
3 140 (2.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 121 (1.81%) Relational Database
5 115 (1.72%) Big Data
5 115 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 87 (1.30%) BusinessObjects
7 77 (1.15%) Hadoop
8 65 (0.97%) QlikView
9 57 (0.85%) Oracle Database
10 55 (0.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 53 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
12 49 (0.73%) Data Mining
13 39 (0.58%) NoSQL
14 37 (0.55%) DB2
15 35 (0.52%) MS Access
16 30 (0.45%) MySQL
17 27 (0.40%) Apache Hive
18 26 (0.39%) SQL Server 2012
19 25 (0.37%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 261 (3.91%) JIRA
2 107 (1.60%) Selenium
3 60 (0.90%) Cucumber
4 53 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
5 46 (0.69%) HP UFT
6 41 (0.61%) WebDriver
7 40 (0.60%) Jenkins
8 27 (0.40%) Git (software)
8 27 (0.40%) SoapUI
9 26 (0.39%) Eclipse
9 26 (0.39%) JMeter
10 21 (0.31%) Rational Rose
10 21 (0.31%) SpecFlow
11 19 (0.28%) LoadRunner
12 18 (0.27%) Subversion
13 17 (0.25%) Visual Studio
14 15 (0.22%) ERwin
15 13 (0.19%) JUnit
16 12 (0.18%) TeamCity
16 12 (0.18%) Toad
General
1 2127 (31.83%) Finance
2 1211 (18.12%) Banking
3 499 (7.47%) Retail
4 388 (5.81%) Investment Banking
5 362 (5.42%) Front Office
6 232 (3.47%) Marketing
7 228 (3.41%) Legal
8 150 (2.24%) Law
9 140 (2.09%) Back Office
10 119 (1.78%) Telecoms
11 116 (1.74%) Financial Institution
12 109 (1.63%) Advertising
13 98 (1.47%) Retail Banking
14 67 (1.00%) Publishing
15 50 (0.75%) Games
16 43 (0.64%) Billing
17 39 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
18 35 (0.52%) Corporate Banking
19 32 (0.48%) Manufacturing
20 28 (0.42%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 156 (2.33%) XML
2 134 (2.01%) .NET
3 114 (1.71%) Web Services
4 111 (1.66%) HTML
5 55 (0.82%) FIX Protocol
6 53 (0.79%) CSS
7 49 (0.73%) Middleware
8 47 (0.70%) SOAP
9 43 (0.64%) Gherkin
10 35 (0.52%) RESTful
11 30 (0.45%) FpML
12 29 (0.43%) ASP.NET
13 27 (0.40%) JSON
13 27 (0.40%) REST
14 26 (0.39%) HTML5
15 24 (0.36%) J2EE
16 22 (0.33%) AngularJS
17 21 (0.31%) ELK Stack
18 20 (0.30%) WebSphere MQ
19 19 (0.28%) IBM Integration Bus
Miscellaneous
1 791 (11.84%) Analytical Skills
2 281 (4.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 266 (3.98%) Derivative
4 253 (3.79%) Equities
5 248 (3.71%) Fixed Income
6 218 (3.26%) Management Information System
7 190 (2.84%) User Experience
8 124 (1.86%) Credit Risk
9 98 (1.47%) Visualisation
10 95 (1.42%) Statistics
11 88 (1.32%) Market Risk
12 84 (1.26%) NHS
13 81 (1.21%) Blackberry
14 79 (1.18%) Fintech
15 77 (1.15%) Computer Science
16 71 (1.06%) Mathematics
17 67 (1.00%) Reference Data
18 66 (0.99%) Data Centre
19 60 (0.90%) Mobile App
20 57 (0.85%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 602 (9.01%) Windows
2 255 (3.82%) Unix
3 231 (3.46%) Windows 7
4 195 (2.92%) Linux
5 119 (1.78%) Windows Server
6 71 (1.06%) Windows Server 2008
7 70 (1.05%) Windows 8
8 65 (0.97%) Android
9 57 (0.85%) Windows 10
10 45 (0.67%) Apple iOS
11 44 (0.66%) Mac OS X
11 44 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
12 37 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
13 32 (0.48%) Windows XP
14 12 (0.18%) Mac OS
14 12 (0.18%) MVS
14 12 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 7 (0.10%) Ubuntu
16 6 (0.090%) Windows 2000
16 6 (0.090%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1296 (19.39%) Agile Software Development
2 1164 (17.42%) Business Analysis
3 790 (11.82%) Stakeholder Management
4 592 (8.86%) Data Analysis
5 475 (7.11%) ITIL
6 457 (6.84%) Project Management
7 435 (6.51%) User Acceptance Testing
8 392 (5.87%) Business Intelligence
9 386 (5.78%) Analytics
10 383 (5.73%) Change Management
11 372 (5.57%) Migration
12 349 (5.22%) Scrum
13 328 (4.91%) Data Modelling
13 328 (4.91%) User Stories
14 305 (4.56%) Asset Management
15 297 (4.44%) SDLC
16 279 (4.17%) CRM
17 263 (3.94%) Use Case
18 262 (3.92%) Test Scripting
19 231 (3.46%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1266 (18.94%) SQL
2 281 (4.20%) Java
3 203 (3.04%) Python
4 159 (2.38%) C#
5 153 (2.29%) VBA
6 95 (1.42%) R
7 92 (1.38%) T-SQL
8 89 (1.33%) JavaScript
9 86 (1.29%) C++
10 76 (1.14%) PL/SQL
11 75 (1.12%) C
12 69 (1.03%) Perl
13 58 (0.87%) PowerShell
14 52 (0.78%) Shell Script
15 39 (0.58%) VB
16 25 (0.37%) PHP
17 23 (0.34%) Bash Shell
17 23 (0.34%) Ruby
18 17 (0.25%) MATLAB
18 17 (0.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 441 (6.60%) Degree
2 252 (3.77%) Security Cleared
3 180 (2.69%) ISEB
4 161 (2.41%) SC Cleared
5 90 (1.35%) CISSP
6 74 (1.11%) ISTQB
7 68 (1.02%) DV Cleared
8 50 (0.75%) CISM
9 46 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
10 44 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
11 37 (0.55%) CBAP
12 35 (0.52%) Cisco Certification
13 25 (0.37%) CCNA
14 23 (0.34%) MCSE
15 22 (0.33%) IIBA
15 22 (0.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 22 (0.33%) PhD
15 22 (0.33%) PMP
16 21 (0.31%) CISA
16 21 (0.31%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 277 (4.14%) QA
2 224 (3.35%) MiFID
3 172 (2.57%) Data Quality
4 133 (1.99%) SLA
5 65 (0.97%) EMIR
6 62 (0.93%) Solvency II
7 49 (0.73%) Dodd-Frank
8 34 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 32 (0.48%) SEPA
10 29 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 25 (0.37%) FATCA
12 22 (0.33%) Basel III
13 19 (0.28%) PCI DSS
14 18 (0.27%) COBIT
15 16 (0.24%) Disclosure Scotland
16 12 (0.18%) ISO 9001
17 10 (0.15%) SDET
18 8 (0.12%) GAAP
18 8 (0.12%) ISO20022
19 7 (0.10%) GxP
System Software
1 372 (5.57%) Active Directory
2 78 (1.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (0.49%) XenApp
4 20 (0.30%) Hyper-V
5 13 (0.19%) Terminal Services
5 13 (0.19%) XenDesktop
6 12 (0.18%) vSphere
7 9 (0.13%) Virtual Desktop
8 8 (0.12%) Microsoft App-V
9 7 (0.10%) Apache Flume
9 7 (0.10%) Virtual Machines
10 5 (0.075%) Virtual Servers
10 5 (0.075%) VMware ESX
10 5 (0.075%) VMware ESXi
11 4 (0.060%) Snort
12 3 (0.045%) HDFS
12 3 (0.045%) KVM
12 3 (0.045%) UAG
13 2 (0.030%) StorNext
13 2 (0.030%) Xsan
Systems Management
1 98 (1.47%) HP Quality Center
2 86 (1.29%) SCCM
3 28 (0.42%) Tivoli
4 25 (0.37%) Control-M
5 20 (0.30%) AirWatch
6 17 (0.25%) Nessus
7 14 (0.21%) Nagios
7 14 (0.21%) Puppet
7 14 (0.21%) SCOM
8 11 (0.16%) logstash
8 11 (0.16%) Thomson Reuters DACS
9 10 (0.15%) Kibana
9 10 (0.15%) QRadar
10 8 (0.12%) ITRS Geneos
10 8 (0.12%) ZABBIX
11 7 (0.10%) DameWare
11 7 (0.10%) Host Intrusion Detection System
11 7 (0.10%) McAfee ePO
12 6 (0.090%) EnCase
12 6 (0.090%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 746 (11.16%) Microsoft
2 373 (5.58%) Oracle
3 240 (3.59%) SAP
4 142 (2.12%) Citrix
5 123 (1.84%) HP
5 123 (1.84%) ServiceNow
5 123 (1.84%) Tableau
6 121 (1.81%) VMware
7 119 (1.78%) Google
8 105 (1.57%) Salesforce.com
9 100 (1.50%) Cisco
10 78 (1.17%) Adobe
10 78 (1.17%) Bloomberg
11 76 (1.14%) IBM
12 67 (1.00%) Sybase
13 63 (0.94%) Remedy
14 59 (0.88%) Splunk
15 49 (0.73%) Charles River
16 47 (0.70%) Reuters
17 46 (0.69%) Murex
City, London
Red10
Rate: £475 - £525 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Eames Consulting
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £500 - £550 Per Day
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Spring Technology
Rate: £375.00 - £400 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
South East London
Executive Resource Group
Rate: £300 - £350 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Eames Consulting
Rate: £500 per month
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ebury
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
JM
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Spinnaker Red
Rate: From £100 to £150 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
JM
Rate: £520 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
JM
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Eames Consulting
Rate: £80000 per annum + Fixed Term Contract
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £450 - £600 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
London
Reed Technology
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £120 - £150 per day
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Red10
Rate: £475 - £525 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
Spring Technology
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday