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 22 January 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Analyst
England / London
Rank 4 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 2933 3670 3738
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.34% 17.52% 17.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.15% 18.42% 18.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 2082 2598 2660
Median daily rate £438 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £345
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 96 106
Median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £10.50 £11.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £23.25 £32.58
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-6.45% +10.71%

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
18156 19919 19982
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.94% 95.11% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 12986 14035 14204
Median daily rate £475 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 237 315 348
Median hourly rate £21.75 £17.75 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.56% -0.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.57 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 22 January 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 22 January 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 22 January 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 -1 490 £450 - 154
Croydon -7 25 £393 +17.16% 2
Canary Wharf -4 18 £425 +6.25%
Docklands, London -3 10 £513 +5.94%
Kingston Upon Thames -6 10 £363 -10.76% 3
Harrow +1 5 £250 -35.89%
Uxbridge +1 5 £275 -21.42% 1
Bromley -5 5 £225 -40.00% 3
Hammersmith +2 4 £380 -0.32% 2
Hounslow -2 4 - - 4
Westminster -2 4 £440 +66.03%
Ilford +2 3 - - 1
Chiswick 0 3 - - 1
Chessington -1 3 £280 +43.58%
Wimbledon -8 3 £425 -
Brentford +6 2 - - 1
Greenwich +2 2 £393 -8.75%
Beckenham 0 2 - -
Enfield - 2 - -
Southall 0 1 - -
Wembley 0 1 £160 -57.33%
Feltham -7 1 £250 -31.03% 1
Barking - 1 - -
Southwark - 1 - -
Analyst
England

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 1928 (31.06%) Finance
2 1181 (19.02%) SQL
3 1167 (18.80%) Agile Software Development
4 1112 (17.91%) Banking
5 1050 (16.91%) Business Analysis
6 727 (11.71%) Stakeholder Management
7 697 (11.23%) Analytical Skills
8 649 (10.45%) Microsoft
9 568 (9.15%) Windows
10 522 (8.41%) MS Excel
11 514 (8.28%) Data Analysis
12 437 (7.04%) ITIL
13 431 (6.94%) Degree
14 421 (6.78%) MS Office
15 417 (6.72%) Project Management
16 410 (6.60%) Retail
17 386 (6.22%) Business Intelligence
18 380 (6.12%) User Acceptance Testing
19 379 (6.11%) Analytics
20 378 (6.09%) Front Office
21 364 (5.86%) Migration
22 355 (5.72%) Investment Banking
23 350 (5.64%) Oracle
24 349 (5.62%) Data Modelling
25 345 (5.56%) Change Management
26 341 (5.49%) Active Directory
27 324 (5.22%) Scrum
28 312 (5.03%) SQL Server
29 288 (4.64%) Asset Management
29 288 (4.64%) User Stories

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
1 182 (2.93%) SharePoint
2 106 (1.71%) SAS
3 90 (1.45%) MS Exchange
4 78 (1.26%) CMS
5 51 (0.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 51 (0.82%) Confluence
6 48 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2010
7 47 (0.76%) WebSphere
8 46 (0.74%) IIS
9 35 (0.56%) Skype for Business
10 28 (0.45%) Apache Spark
11 25 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
12 24 (0.39%) Drupal
13 23 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2007
14 20 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2013
15 19 (0.31%) Tomcat
16 17 (0.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 16 (0.26%) Apache
17 16 (0.26%) IBM Notes
17 16 (0.26%) WordPress
Applications
1 522 (8.41%) MS Excel
2 421 (6.78%) MS Office
3 197 (3.17%) MS PowerPoint
4 178 (2.87%) MS Visio
5 86 (1.39%) MS Project
6 77 (1.24%) Spreadsheet
7 21 (0.34%) SPSS
8 7 (0.11%) LaTeX
9 4 (0.064%) OmniGraffle
10 3 (0.048%) Adobe Illustrator
10 3 (0.048%) Doxygen
11 2 (0.032%) Acrobat
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%) Mingle
12 1 (0.016%) Photoshop
12 1 (0.016%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 106 (1.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 29 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
3 25 (0.40%) thinkFolio
4 22 (0.35%) SAP FI
5 21 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
5 21 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 20 (0.32%) Markit EDM
6 20 (0.32%) SAP CO
6 20 (0.32%) SAP FI/CO
7 18 (0.29%) Unit4 Business World
8 17 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
8 17 (0.27%) Summit
9 16 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
10 15 (0.24%) Endur
11 14 (0.23%) Loan IQ
11 14 (0.23%) Oracle EBS R12
12 12 (0.19%) RMDS
13 11 (0.18%) HFM
13 11 (0.18%) SAP HR
14 10 (0.16%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 80 (1.29%) Office 365
2 56 (0.90%) Google Analytics
3 37 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
4 34 (0.55%) SaaS
5 24 (0.39%) SuccessFactors
6 19 (0.31%) Adobe Analytics
6 19 (0.31%) Amazon AWS
7 16 (0.26%) GitHub
8 15 (0.24%) IBM Blueworks
9 10 (0.16%) IaaS
10 9 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
10 9 (0.14%) OneDrive
10 9 (0.14%) PaaS
11 8 (0.13%) Force.com
12 6 (0.097%) Google Tag Manager
13 5 (0.081%) G Suite
13 5 (0.081%) Google Drive
14 4 (0.064%) Taleo
15 3 (0.048%) Azure Active Directory
15 3 (0.048%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 141 (2.27%) Firewall
2 123 (1.98%) TCP/IP
3 64 (1.03%) Internet
4 63 (1.01%) WAN
5 62 (1.00%) LAN
6 55 (0.89%) DNS
7 51 (0.82%) Network Security
8 48 (0.77%) DHCP
8 48 (0.77%) VPN
9 39 (0.63%) VoIP
10 37 (0.60%) Wireless
11 36 (0.58%) Intranet
12 33 (0.53%) SAN
13 23 (0.37%) Intrusion Detection
14 18 (0.29%) Remote Desktop
14 18 (0.29%) Skype
14 18 (0.29%) SSL
14 18 (0.29%) Wi-Fi
15 16 (0.26%) HTTP
16 15 (0.24%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 312 (5.03%) SQL Server
2 266 (4.28%) Data Warehouse
3 126 (2.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 114 (1.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 104 (1.68%) Big Data
6 102 (1.64%) Relational Database
7 86 (1.39%) BusinessObjects
8 67 (1.08%) QlikView
9 64 (1.03%) Hadoop
9 64 (1.03%) Oracle Database
10 58 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 45 (0.72%) Data Mining
12 42 (0.68%) DB2
13 32 (0.52%) NoSQL
14 30 (0.48%) SQL Server 2008
15 28 (0.45%) MS Access
16 26 (0.42%) Apache Hive
17 25 (0.40%) Oracle Reports
17 25 (0.40%) Power BI
17 25 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 225 (3.62%) JIRA
2 105 (1.69%) Selenium
3 60 (0.97%) Team Foundation Server
4 53 (0.85%) Cucumber
5 49 (0.79%) HP UFT
6 38 (0.61%) Jenkins
7 32 (0.52%) WebDriver
8 27 (0.43%) SoapUI
9 25 (0.40%) Eclipse
10 24 (0.39%) Git (software)
11 23 (0.37%) SpecFlow
11 23 (0.37%) Visual Studio
12 21 (0.34%) JMeter
12 21 (0.34%) LoadRunner
13 18 (0.29%) ERwin
14 13 (0.21%) JUnit
14 13 (0.21%) TeamCity
15 12 (0.19%) Rational Rose
15 12 (0.19%) Talend Open Studio
16 9 (0.14%) Toad
General
1 1928 (31.06%) Finance
2 1112 (17.91%) Banking
3 410 (6.60%) Retail
4 378 (6.09%) Front Office
5 355 (5.72%) Investment Banking
6 226 (3.64%) Legal
7 185 (2.98%) Marketing
8 177 (2.85%) Back Office
9 132 (2.13%) Law
10 104 (1.68%) Telecoms
11 103 (1.66%) Advertising
12 88 (1.42%) Financial Institution
13 66 (1.06%) Retail Banking
14 64 (1.03%) Publishing
15 47 (0.76%) Games
16 46 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
17 34 (0.55%) Manufacturing
18 31 (0.50%) Billing
19 28 (0.45%) French Language
20 25 (0.40%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (2.09%) XML
2 124 (2.00%) .NET
3 101 (1.63%) Web Services
4 83 (1.34%) HTML
5 48 (0.77%) FIX Protocol
6 45 (0.72%) Gherkin
6 45 (0.72%) Middleware
7 41 (0.66%) SOAP
8 35 (0.56%) CSS
9 33 (0.53%) RESTful
10 27 (0.43%) FpML
11 26 (0.42%) ASP.NET
12 24 (0.39%) J2EE
13 22 (0.35%) JSON
14 21 (0.34%) ELK Stack
15 18 (0.29%) REST
16 17 (0.27%) .NET Framework
17 15 (0.24%) IBM Integration Bus
17 15 (0.24%) XML Messaging
18 13 (0.21%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 697 (11.23%) Analytical Skills
2 281 (4.53%) Derivative
3 267 (4.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 241 (3.88%) Fixed Income
5 231 (3.72%) Equities
6 226 (3.64%) Management Information System
7 168 (2.71%) User Experience
8 100 (1.61%) Visualisation
9 97 (1.56%) Statistics
10 96 (1.55%) Credit Risk
11 85 (1.37%) Blackberry
12 84 (1.35%) NHS
13 81 (1.30%) SWIFT
14 76 (1.22%) Market Risk
15 75 (1.21%) Computer Science
16 73 (1.18%) Fintech
16 73 (1.18%) Reference Data
17 71 (1.14%) Data Centre
18 56 (0.90%) Mathematics
19 49 (0.79%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 568 (9.15%) Windows
2 214 (3.45%) Unix
3 206 (3.32%) Windows 7
4 182 (2.93%) Linux
5 113 (1.82%) Windows Server
6 69 (1.11%) Windows 10
7 56 (0.90%) Windows 8
8 54 (0.87%) Android
9 53 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
10 41 (0.66%) Mac OS X
11 40 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
12 38 (0.61%) Apple iOS
13 37 (0.60%) Windows XP
14 35 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
15 13 (0.21%) Mac OS
16 12 (0.19%) MVS
17 8 (0.13%) Windows 2000
18 6 (0.097%) OpenVMS
19 5 (0.081%) CentOS
19 5 (0.081%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1167 (18.80%) Agile Software Development
2 1050 (16.91%) Business Analysis
3 727 (11.71%) Stakeholder Management
4 514 (8.28%) Data Analysis
5 437 (7.04%) ITIL
6 417 (6.72%) Project Management
7 386 (6.22%) Business Intelligence
8 380 (6.12%) User Acceptance Testing
9 379 (6.11%) Analytics
10 364 (5.86%) Migration
11 349 (5.62%) Data Modelling
12 345 (5.56%) Change Management
13 324 (5.22%) Scrum
14 288 (4.64%) Asset Management
14 288 (4.64%) User Stories
15 270 (4.35%) SDLC
16 259 (4.17%) CRM
17 258 (4.16%) Test Scripting
18 222 (3.58%) Use Case
19 217 (3.50%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 1181 (19.02%) SQL
2 239 (3.85%) Java
3 203 (3.27%) Python
4 150 (2.42%) C#
5 146 (2.35%) VBA
6 109 (1.76%) R
7 105 (1.69%) T-SQL
8 80 (1.29%) C++
9 71 (1.14%) C
10 68 (1.10%) PowerShell
11 67 (1.08%) Perl
12 64 (1.03%) JavaScript
13 54 (0.87%) PL/SQL
14 39 (0.63%) Shell Script
15 36 (0.58%) VB
16 21 (0.34%) Bash Shell
16 21 (0.34%) VBScript
17 17 (0.27%) PHP
17 17 (0.27%) Ruby
18 14 (0.23%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 431 (6.94%) Degree
2 261 (4.20%) Security Cleared
3 172 (2.77%) SC Cleared
4 142 (2.29%) ISEB
5 99 (1.59%) CISSP
6 63 (1.01%) ISTQB
7 57 (0.92%) CISM
7 57 (0.92%) DV Cleared
8 55 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
9 43 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
10 31 (0.50%) CBAP
11 28 (0.45%) PhD
12 24 (0.39%) CTC Cleared
12 24 (0.39%) MCSE
13 22 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
13 22 (0.35%) IIBA
13 22 (0.35%) PMP
14 19 (0.31%) BPSS Clearance
14 19 (0.31%) CISA
14 19 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 270 (4.35%) QA
2 261 (4.20%) MiFID
3 175 (2.82%) Data Quality
4 125 (2.01%) SLA
5 72 (1.16%) EMIR
6 61 (0.98%) Solvency II
7 59 (0.95%) Dodd-Frank
8 33 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 26 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 26 (0.42%) SEPA
10 22 (0.35%) FATCA
10 22 (0.35%) PCI DSS
11 18 (0.29%) Basel III
12 15 (0.24%) GDPR
13 14 (0.23%) COBIT
14 13 (0.21%) ISO 9001
14 13 (0.21%) ISO20022
15 9 (0.14%) Disclosure Scotland
16 8 (0.13%) AIFMD
16 8 (0.13%) GAAP
System Software
1 341 (5.49%) Active Directory
2 84 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (0.50%) XenApp
4 20 (0.32%) vSphere
5 15 (0.24%) Hyper-V
5 15 (0.24%) Virtual Desktop
6 12 (0.19%) Terminal Services
7 10 (0.16%) VMware ESX
7 10 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
8 9 (0.14%) XenDesktop
9 7 (0.11%) Apache Flume
9 7 (0.11%) Microsoft App-V
9 7 (0.11%) RACF
10 6 (0.097%) Virtual Servers
11 5 (0.081%) Virtual Machines
12 3 (0.048%) HDFS
13 2 (0.032%) Firmware
13 2 (0.032%) StorNext
13 2 (0.032%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
13 2 (0.032%) Xsan
Systems Management
1 73 (1.18%) HP Quality Center
2 67 (1.08%) SCCM
3 27 (0.43%) Tivoli
4 22 (0.35%) Control-M
5 16 (0.26%) AirWatch
6 13 (0.21%) Kibana
6 13 (0.21%) Nessus
6 13 (0.21%) QRadar
6 13 (0.21%) SCOM
7 12 (0.19%) Nagios
8 11 (0.18%) logstash
9 10 (0.16%) Puppet
10 9 (0.14%) CSIRT
10 9 (0.14%) ITRS Geneos
10 9 (0.14%) NetBackup
10 9 (0.14%) Thomson Reuters DACS
11 8 (0.13%) Host Intrusion Detection System
11 8 (0.13%) McAfee ePO
11 8 (0.13%) ZABBIX
12 7 (0.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 649 (10.45%) Microsoft
2 350 (5.64%) Oracle
3 218 (3.51%) SAP
4 135 (2.17%) Citrix
5 126 (2.03%) Tableau
6 119 (1.92%) VMware
7 111 (1.79%) Cisco
8 100 (1.61%) HP
9 95 (1.53%) Google
10 93 (1.50%) ServiceNow
11 87 (1.40%) Salesforce.com
12 77 (1.24%) Bloomberg
13 74 (1.19%) Sybase
14 72 (1.16%) Splunk
15 70 (1.13%) Adobe
16 68 (1.10%) IBM
17 49 (0.79%) Charles River
17 49 (0.79%) Murex
18 46 (0.74%) Reuters
19 43 (0.69%) Remedy
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