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 29 May 2015 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 4 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 3895 4425 4670
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 17.76% 19.42% 21.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.29% 20.91% 22.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 2748 3104 3184
Average daily rate
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£425 £403 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.59% -6.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 147 145
Average hourly rate £17.15 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.88% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £25.00 £39.51
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
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
20188 21161 20446
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.06% 92.87% 92.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 13983 14901 13771
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 376 380 457
Average hourly rate £18.71 £17.50 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.88% -13.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.25 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £35.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

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 29 May 2015.

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 29 May 2015.

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 29 May 2015. 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
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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 0 1043 £425 - 294
Croydon +1 33 £350 +100.00% 9
Uxbridge 0 24 £330 -17.50% 6
Canary Wharf -5 24 £425 +6.25%
Feltham +1 22 £385 -0.77%
Docklands, London -2 17 £550 +22.22% 2
Brentford -5 11 £318 +5.39% 2
Paddington -4 10 £375 +44.23%
Bromley +9 9 £575 +53.33%
Greenford +9 9 - -
Kingston Upon Thames -3 8 £341 -9.06% 7
Hammersmith -2 5 £413 -
Twickenham - 5 £475 - 2
Hayes - 5 £360 - 1
Romford +3 4 - - 1
Wembley -1 3 £175 -16.66% 1
Ilford - 3 - -
Southwark +2 2 £363 +81.25%
Harrow -1 2 - -
Edgware - 2 £165 - 1
Teddington - 2 - -
Chiswick - 2 £350 - 2
Welling - 2 £110 -
Chessington -2 1 - -
Hounslow -7 1 £315 +26.00% 1
Southall - 1 - - 1
Stanmore - 1 - -
Barking - 1 £250 -
Beckenham - 1 £325 -
West Drayton - 1 £210 -
Hackney - 1 - -
Lewisham - 1 - -
Wimbledon - 1 £325 - 1
Analyst
England

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 2515 (31.74%) Finance
2 1743 (22.00%) Banking
3 1639 (20.68%) SQL
4 1239 (15.64%) Business Analysis
5 1110 (14.01%) Agile Software Development
6 922 (11.64%) Analytical Skills
7 862 (10.88%) Microsoft
8 839 (10.59%) Windows
8 839 (10.59%) Stakeholder Management
9 733 (9.25%) Investment Banking
10 712 (8.99%) MS Excel
11 618 (7.80%) ITIL
12 616 (7.77%) Project Management
13 581 (7.33%) Data Analysis
14 549 (6.93%) Migration
15 542 (6.84%) Oracle
16 537 (6.78%) MS Office
17 525 (6.63%) Retail
18 524 (6.61%) User Acceptance Testing
19 488 (6.16%) Data Modelling
20 484 (6.11%) Front Office
21 478 (6.03%) Degree
22 453 (5.72%) Active Directory
23 450 (5.68%) Business Intelligence
24 438 (5.53%) SQL Server
25 416 (5.25%) UNIX
26 393 (4.96%) Java
27 387 (4.88%) CRM
27 387 (4.88%) Derivative
28 378 (4.77%) Data Warehouse

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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
1 304 (3.84%) SharePoint
2 168 (2.12%) MS Exchange
3 158 (1.99%) SAS
4 99 (1.25%) IIS
5 82 (1.03%) CMS
6 70 (0.88%) WebSphere
7 63 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2010
8 60 (0.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 38 (0.48%) Tomcat
10 37 (0.47%) Lync
10 37 (0.47%) Confluence
11 36 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
12 33 (0.42%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 29 (0.37%) IBM Notes
14 28 (0.35%) IBM HTTP Server
15 27 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
15 27 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
16 26 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2007
17 25 (0.32%) WebSphere Application Server
18 21 (0.27%) WorkSite
Applications
1 712 (8.99%) MS Excel
2 537 (6.78%) MS Office
3 255 (3.22%) MS Visio
4 235 (2.97%) MS PowerPoint
5 93 (1.17%) MS Project
6 59 (0.74%) Spreadsheet
7 30 (0.38%) SPSS
8 27 (0.34%) PowerPivot
9 9 (0.11%) InfoPath
10 7 (0.088%) Shockwave
11 5 (0.063%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 2 (0.025%) FastStats
12 2 (0.025%) Open Workbench
12 2 (0.025%) Photoshop
12 2 (0.025%) AutoCAD
13 1 (0.013%) SOLIDWORKS
13 1 (0.013%) Casewise Modeler
13 1 (0.013%) Stata
13 1 (0.013%) Weka
13 1 (0.013%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 119 (1.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 57 (0.72%) Markit EDM
3 53 (0.67%) thinkFolio
4 29 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
5 27 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
6 26 (0.33%) Oracle General Ledger
7 25 (0.32%) SimCorp Dimension
8 24 (0.30%) Oracle Financials
9 23 (0.29%) LatentZero
10 21 (0.27%) Oracle EBS R12
11 18 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
11 18 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 18 (0.23%) SAP HR
12 17 (0.21%) SAP FI
12 17 (0.21%) Cognos TM1
12 17 (0.21%) Summit
13 14 (0.18%) IntelliMatch
13 14 (0.18%) Oracle Receivables
13 14 (0.18%) Oracle Cash Management
13 14 (0.18%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 45 (0.57%) Office 365
2 34 (0.43%) Google Analytics
3 29 (0.37%) SaaS
4 25 (0.32%) Adobe Analytics
5 20 (0.25%) Google Apps
6 18 (0.23%) Amazon AWS
7 16 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
8 15 (0.19%) IBM Blueworks
9 14 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
10 10 (0.13%) Microsoft Azure
11 9 (0.11%) IaaS
12 6 (0.076%) Mimecast
12 6 (0.076%) Taleo
13 5 (0.063%) SuccessFactors
14 4 (0.050%) Yammer
14 4 (0.050%) PaaS
14 4 (0.050%) Force.com
15 2 (0.025%) GitHub
15 2 (0.025%) Amazon EC2
16 1 (0.013%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 133 (1.68%) Firewall
2 132 (1.67%) LAN
3 109 (1.38%) TCP/IP
4 98 (1.24%) WAN
5 82 (1.03%) Internet
6 80 (1.01%) VPN
7 67 (0.85%) SAN
8 55 (0.69%) DNS
9 52 (0.66%) Network Security
10 47 (0.59%) Intranet
11 45 (0.57%) Wireless
12 41 (0.52%) DHCP
13 35 (0.44%) HTTP
14 28 (0.35%) FTP
15 26 (0.33%) VoIP
16 23 (0.29%) LDAP
17 21 (0.27%) SSL
18 20 (0.25%) NAS
19 19 (0.24%) Intrusion Detection
20 18 (0.23%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 438 (5.53%) SQL Server
2 378 (4.77%) Data Warehouse
3 162 (2.04%) Relational Database
4 148 (1.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 145 (1.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 131 (1.65%) QlikView
7 103 (1.30%) Data Mining
8 78 (0.98%) Big Data
9 75 (0.95%) MS Access
10 71 (0.90%) Oracle Database
11 68 (0.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 67 (0.85%) RDBMS
13 55 (0.69%) SQL Server 2008
14 42 (0.53%) DB2
15 41 (0.52%) SQL Server 2012
16 36 (0.45%) Hadoop
16 36 (0.45%) Crystal Reports
16 36 (0.45%) Oracle Reports
17 30 (0.38%) Oracle BI EE
18 28 (0.35%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 222 (2.80%) JIRA
2 99 (1.25%) Selenium
3 65 (0.82%) Cucumber
4 44 (0.56%) QuickTest Pro
4 44 (0.56%) Team Foundation Server
5 37 (0.47%) Visual Studio
6 32 (0.40%) Jenkins
6 32 (0.40%) WebDriver
7 27 (0.34%) Subversion
8 23 (0.29%) Toad
8 23 (0.29%) Maven
9 21 (0.27%) LoadRunner
9 21 (0.27%) SoapUI
10 20 (0.25%) ERwin
11 19 (0.24%) Ant
11 19 (0.24%) SpecFlow
12 18 (0.23%) Git (software)
13 17 (0.21%) FitNesse
14 14 (0.18%) Rational Rose
15 12 (0.15%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 2515 (31.74%) Finance
2 1743 (22.00%) Banking
3 733 (9.25%) Investment Banking
4 525 (6.63%) Retail
5 484 (6.11%) Front Office
6 276 (3.48%) Legal
7 253 (3.19%) Back Office
8 222 (2.80%) Marketing
9 182 (2.30%) Law
10 177 (2.23%) Telecoms
11 143 (1.80%) Financial Institution
12 130 (1.64%) Advertising
13 128 (1.62%) Retail Banking
14 83 (1.05%) Publishing
15 60 (0.76%) Billing
16 51 (0.64%) General Ledger
17 49 (0.62%) Games
18 46 (0.58%) French Language
19 33 (0.42%) Corporate Banking
20 32 (0.40%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 336 (4.24%) .NET
2 189 (2.39%) XML
3 130 (1.64%) Middleware
4 111 (1.40%) HTML
5 101 (1.27%) Web Services
6 73 (0.92%) FIX Protocol
7 56 (0.71%) ASP.NET
8 53 (0.67%) SOAP
9 43 (0.54%) .NET Framework
10 41 (0.52%) FpML
11 34 (0.43%) HTML5
12 32 (0.40%) REST
12 32 (0.40%) WCF
13 31 (0.39%) XSLT
14 29 (0.37%) CSS
14 29 (0.37%) J2EE
14 29 (0.37%) RESTful
15 28 (0.35%) Gherkin
16 26 (0.33%) JSON
17 23 (0.29%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 922 (11.64%) Analytical Skills
2 387 (4.88%) Derivative
3 321 (4.05%) Fixed Income
4 276 (3.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 249 (3.14%) Equities
6 228 (2.88%) Management Information System
7 178 (2.25%) NHS
8 145 (1.83%) Market Risk
9 143 (1.80%) User Experience
10 131 (1.65%) Credit Risk
11 125 (1.58%) Blackberry
12 109 (1.38%) SWIFT
13 107 (1.35%) Computer Science
14 97 (1.22%) Visualisation
15 93 (1.17%) Statistics
16 89 (1.12%) Mathematics
17 84 (1.06%) Data Centre
18 80 (1.01%) Data Structures
19 76 (0.96%) FMCG
20 75 (0.95%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 839 (10.59%) Windows
2 416 (5.25%) UNIX
3 327 (4.13%) Windows 7
4 231 (2.92%) Linux
5 138 (1.74%) Windows Server 2008
6 108 (1.36%) Windows XP
7 91 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
8 85 (1.07%) Android
9 64 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
10 55 (0.69%) Apple iOS
11 54 (0.68%) Windows 8
12 41 (0.52%) Solaris
13 31 (0.39%) Mac OS X
14 27 (0.34%) AIX
15 17 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 16 (0.20%) Windows Vista
17 11 (0.14%) Mac OS
18 9 (0.11%) zOS
19 6 (0.076%) Ubuntu
19 6 (0.076%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1239 (15.64%) Business Analysis
2 1110 (14.01%) Agile Software Development
3 839 (10.59%) Stakeholder Management
4 618 (7.80%) ITIL
5 616 (7.77%) Project Management
6 581 (7.33%) Data Analysis
7 549 (6.93%) Migration
8 524 (6.61%) User Acceptance Testing
9 488 (6.16%) Data Modelling
10 450 (5.68%) Business Intelligence
11 387 (4.88%) CRM
12 358 (4.52%) Asset Management
13 357 (4.51%) Analytics
14 317 (4.00%) Scrum
15 312 (3.94%) Change Management
16 310 (3.91%) Use Case
17 303 (3.82%) E-Commerce
18 290 (3.66%) Risk Management
18 290 (3.66%) SDLC
19 283 (3.57%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1639 (20.68%) SQL
2 393 (4.96%) Java
3 238 (3.00%) C#
4 232 (2.93%) VBA
5 126 (1.59%) Python
6 123 (1.55%) JavaScript
7 106 (1.34%) T-SQL
8 87 (1.10%) Perl
9 84 (1.06%) PL/SQL
9 84 (1.06%) VB
10 83 (1.05%) Shell Script
11 73 (0.92%) C++
12 66 (0.83%) PowerShell
13 62 (0.78%) C
14 55 (0.69%) VBScript
15 53 (0.67%) R
16 34 (0.43%) Ruby
17 25 (0.32%) VB.NET
17 25 (0.32%) PHP
17 25 (0.32%) Korn
Qualifications
1 478 (6.03%) Degree
2 206 (2.60%) ISEB
3 159 (2.01%) Security Cleared
4 84 (1.06%) ISTQB
5 71 (0.90%) SC Cleared
6 67 (0.85%) CISSP
6 67 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
7 48 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
8 47 (0.59%) DV Cleared
9 41 (0.52%) CISM
10 40 (0.50%) PMI Certification
11 37 (0.47%) CIMA
11 37 (0.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 36 (0.45%) ACCA
13 35 (0.44%) MCP
13 35 (0.44%) Cisco Certification
14 34 (0.43%) MCSE
15 33 (0.42%) CISA
16 30 (0.38%) CCNA
17 26 (0.33%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 360 (4.54%) QA
2 112 (1.41%) SLA
3 100 (1.26%) EMIR
4 88 (1.11%) Data Quality
5 84 (1.06%) Dodd-Frank
6 81 (1.02%) Solvency II
7 67 (0.85%) FATCA
8 64 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 58 (0.73%) MiFID
10 42 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 30 (0.38%) GAAP
12 24 (0.30%) Basel III
13 21 (0.27%) PCI DSS
14 14 (0.18%) AIFMD
14 14 (0.18%) COREP
14 14 (0.18%) HL7
15 13 (0.16%) COBIT
16 12 (0.15%) CRD IV
17 9 (0.11%) ISO 9001
18 8 (0.10%) DICOM
System Software
1 453 (5.72%) Active Directory
2 86 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (0.53%) XenApp
4 36 (0.45%) Hyper-V
5 27 (0.34%) vSphere
6 19 (0.24%) XenDesktop
7 17 (0.21%) VMware ESX
8 16 (0.20%) Microsoft App-V
9 15 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
10 13 (0.16%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 9 (0.11%) Terminal Server
11 9 (0.11%) NLBS
12 8 (0.10%) Snort
13 6 (0.076%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 6 (0.076%) Xen
14 4 (0.050%) VMware Server
14 4 (0.050%) Squid
14 4 (0.050%) NFS
15 3 (0.038%) Terminal Services
15 3 (0.038%) OpenSSH
Systems Management
1 114 (1.44%) HP Quality Center
2 100 (1.26%) SCCM
3 22 (0.28%) ITRS Geneos
4 21 (0.27%) SCOM
5 20 (0.25%) Control-M
6 17 (0.21%) AirWatch
7 15 (0.19%) Backup Exec
8 13 (0.16%) Tivoli
8 13 (0.16%) SCVMM
8 13 (0.16%) Puppet
9 11 (0.14%) CA Single Sign-On
9 11 (0.14%) Cisco Prime
9 11 (0.14%) HP SIM
10 10 (0.13%) EdgeSight
10 10 (0.13%) WSUS
11 9 (0.11%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 7 (0.088%) Netcool
12 7 (0.088%) NetBackup
13 6 (0.076%) CA Endevor
13 6 (0.076%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 862 (10.88%) Microsoft
2 542 (6.84%) Oracle
3 259 (3.27%) SAP
4 218 (2.75%) Citrix
5 165 (2.08%) VMware
6 156 (1.97%) IBM
7 137 (1.73%) Cisco
8 132 (1.67%) HP
9 123 (1.55%) Business Objects
10 119 (1.50%) Salesforce.com
11 110 (1.39%) Tableau
12 98 (1.24%) Cognos
13 89 (1.12%) Sybase
14 80 (1.01%) Google
15 75 (0.95%) Bloomberg
16 74 (0.93%) ServiceNow
17 66 (0.83%) Remedy
18 65 (0.82%) Adobe
19 60 (0.76%) Apple
20 55 (0.69%) Murex
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