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 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 4 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 3780 4163 4564
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.42% 18.56% 19.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.34% 19.58% 20.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2752 2982 3212
Average daily rate £425 £425 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
- +5.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 112 139
Average hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £55.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
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
21805 21262 22113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.73% 94.80% 94.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 15767 14589 15407
Average daily rate £463 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 252 391 398
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £55.00 £38.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

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 30 April 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 30 April 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 30 April 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 -1 651 £450 +5.88% 162
Bromley -3 32 £375 +11.11%
Canary Wharf +4 24 £413 -8.33% 3
Croydon -14 20 £348 -7.33% 6
Docklands, London +2 12 £500 -9.09%
Feltham 0 11 £400 +11.88% 1
Westminster - 9 £304 - 2
Hammersmith +4 8 £300 -27.36% 1
Harrow -5 8 £315 -
Uxbridge -8 8 £356 +24.56% 3
Wimbledon +3 7 £436 +34.23% 1
Kingston Upon Thames -3 7 £320 -6.43% 6
Ealing +1 4 £313 -6.01%
Hounslow +1 3 £334 -6.64% 2
Southwark 0 3 £245 -32.41%
Romford -1 3 - - 1
Southall -1 3 £200 -
Hayes -4 3 £350 +45.83% 2
Osterley - 3 £445 -
Twickenham +3 2 £240 -
Wembley +3 2 £120 -31.42% 1
Paddington -2 2 £425 +13.33%
Chiswick -5 2 - - 1
Chessington +4 1 £450 - 1
Teddington 0 1 £275 -
Brentford -4 1 £475 +53.22%
Enfield - 1 £160 -
Analyst
England

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 2343 (31.81%) Finance
2 1494 (20.29%) Banking
3 1312 (17.81%) SQL
4 1193 (16.20%) Agile Software Development
5 1181 (16.04%) Business Analysis
6 873 (11.85%) Analytical Skills
7 798 (10.84%) Stakeholder Management
8 784 (10.64%) Microsoft
9 732 (9.94%) Windows
10 646 (8.77%) MS Excel
11 596 (8.09%) Project Management
12 562 (7.63%) Investment Banking
12 562 (7.63%) User Acceptance Testing
13 539 (7.32%) MS Office
14 509 (6.91%) ITIL
15 503 (6.83%) Retail
16 485 (6.59%) Migration
17 471 (6.40%) Data Analysis
18 469 (6.37%) Business Intelligence
19 439 (5.96%) Front Office
20 418 (5.68%) Active Directory
21 408 (5.54%) Degree
22 380 (5.16%) Oracle
22 380 (5.16%) CRM
23 373 (5.06%) SQL Server
24 362 (4.92%) Asset Management
25 358 (4.86%) Analytics
26 352 (4.78%) Test Scripting
26 352 (4.78%) Scrum
27 348 (4.73%) QA

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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
1 238 (3.23%) SharePoint
2 120 (1.63%) SAS
3 103 (1.40%) CMS
4 102 (1.38%) MS Exchange
5 67 (0.91%) Confluence
6 47 (0.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 42 (0.57%) IIS
8 40 (0.54%) Skype for Business
9 34 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
10 33 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2010
11 30 (0.41%) Tomcat
12 26 (0.35%) Apache
13 25 (0.34%) WebSphere
14 22 (0.30%) IBM Notes
15 20 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2007
16 19 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2013
16 19 (0.26%) SharePoint 2010
17 15 (0.20%) Sitecore CMS
18 14 (0.19%) Adobe Experience Manager
19 13 (0.18%) JBoss
Applications
1 646 (8.77%) MS Excel
2 539 (7.32%) MS Office
3 238 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
4 216 (2.93%) MS Visio
5 113 (1.53%) MS Project
6 45 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
7 27 (0.37%) SPSS
8 3 (0.041%) Acrobat
8 3 (0.041%) LaTeX
8 3 (0.041%) Mingle
9 2 (0.027%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.014%) Adobe After Effects
10 1 (0.014%) Adobe Premiere
10 1 (0.014%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.014%) CPLEX
10 1 (0.014%) EViews
10 1 (0.014%) FrameMaker
10 1 (0.014%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.014%) SOLIDWORKS
10 1 (0.014%) Stata
Business Applications
1 132 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 28 (0.38%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 24 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 23 (0.31%) Summit
5 22 (0.30%) Markit EDM
5 22 (0.30%) Oracle Financials
6 21 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
7 20 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
8 18 (0.24%) Hi Portfolio
9 16 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
9 16 (0.22%) thinkFolio
10 15 (0.20%) SAP FI
11 14 (0.19%) Northgate Housing
11 14 (0.19%) Oracle EBS R12
11 14 (0.19%) Salesforce.com CRM
11 14 (0.19%) SAP CO
11 14 (0.19%) SAP FI/CO
11 14 (0.19%) Unit4 Business World
12 12 (0.16%) Endur
13 11 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 95 (1.29%) Office 365
2 45 (0.61%) Google Analytics
3 32 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
4 31 (0.42%) SaaS
5 25 (0.34%) Adobe Analytics
5 25 (0.34%) Microsoft Azure
6 11 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
6 11 (0.15%) IaaS
7 9 (0.12%) SuccessFactors
8 7 (0.095%) AdWords
8 7 (0.095%) Google Cloud Platform
8 7 (0.095%) PaaS
9 6 (0.081%) GitHub
10 5 (0.068%) Google Apps
10 5 (0.068%) IBM Blueworks
10 5 (0.068%) Mimecast
11 4 (0.054%) Amazon EC2
11 4 (0.054%) Force.com
11 4 (0.054%) Veeva
12 3 (0.041%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 100 (1.36%) TCP/IP
2 99 (1.34%) Firewall
3 80 (1.09%) Internet
4 78 (1.06%) WAN
5 71 (0.96%) LAN
6 67 (0.91%) VPN
7 65 (0.88%) DNS
8 54 (0.73%) Intranet
9 51 (0.69%) Network Security
10 44 (0.60%) SAN
11 43 (0.58%) Wireless
12 42 (0.57%) HTTP
13 40 (0.54%) Intrusion Detection
14 37 (0.50%) DHCP
15 23 (0.31%) SSL
15 23 (0.31%) VoIP
16 18 (0.24%) Skype
17 15 (0.20%) NAS
18 14 (0.19%) IP Telephony
19 13 (0.18%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 373 (5.06%) SQL Server
2 305 (4.14%) Data Warehouse
3 152 (2.06%) Relational Database
4 102 (1.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 96 (1.30%) Big Data
6 95 (1.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 89 (1.21%) Data Mining
8 75 (1.02%) MS Access
9 74 (1.00%) BusinessObjects
10 69 (0.94%) QlikView
11 56 (0.76%) Hadoop
11 56 (0.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 49 (0.67%) Oracle Database
13 38 (0.52%) MySQL
14 36 (0.49%) RDBMS
15 34 (0.46%) Data Mart
16 33 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
17 30 (0.41%) Oracle Reports
18 27 (0.37%) NoSQL
18 27 (0.37%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 241 (3.27%) JIRA
2 120 (1.63%) Selenium
3 68 (0.92%) Cucumber
4 66 (0.90%) Team Foundation Server
5 57 (0.77%) HP UFT
6 46 (0.62%) Jenkins
6 46 (0.62%) SoapUI
7 45 (0.61%) SpecFlow
8 38 (0.52%) Visual Studio
9 35 (0.48%) WebDriver
10 34 (0.46%) LoadRunner
11 32 (0.43%) Git (software)
12 31 (0.42%) Subversion
12 31 (0.42%) Toad
13 26 (0.35%) JMeter
14 23 (0.31%) Protractor
15 21 (0.29%) Maven
16 13 (0.18%) ERwin
17 12 (0.16%) FitNesse
17 12 (0.16%) JUnit
General
1 2343 (31.81%) Finance
2 1494 (20.29%) Banking
3 562 (7.63%) Investment Banking
4 503 (6.83%) Retail
5 439 (5.96%) Front Office
6 314 (4.26%) Legal
7 226 (3.07%) Marketing
8 186 (2.53%) Back Office
9 172 (2.34%) Law
10 123 (1.67%) Financial Institution
11 120 (1.63%) Retail Banking
12 116 (1.58%) Telecoms
13 81 (1.10%) Advertising
14 68 (0.92%) Publishing
15 48 (0.65%) Billing
16 47 (0.64%) Games
17 42 (0.57%) Local Government
18 39 (0.53%) Manufacturing
19 35 (0.48%) General Ledger
20 32 (0.43%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 183 (2.48%) .NET
2 155 (2.10%) XML
3 112 (1.52%) Web Services
4 70 (0.95%) HTML
5 60 (0.81%) FIX Protocol
5 60 (0.81%) Gherkin
6 53 (0.72%) SOAP
7 46 (0.62%) Middleware
8 41 (0.56%) CSS
9 39 (0.53%) ASP.NET
10 33 (0.45%) FpML
11 30 (0.41%) REST
12 26 (0.35%) AngularJS
12 26 (0.35%) J2EE
13 23 (0.31%) .NET Framework
14 21 (0.29%) ASP.NET Web API
14 21 (0.29%) JSON
15 20 (0.27%) Murex MxML
16 18 (0.24%) jQuery
16 18 (0.24%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 873 (11.85%) Analytical Skills
2 322 (4.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 287 (3.90%) Derivative
4 221 (3.00%) Fixed Income
5 217 (2.95%) Equities
6 215 (2.92%) Management Information System
7 153 (2.08%) Credit Risk
8 140 (1.90%) User Experience
9 129 (1.75%) Market Risk
10 124 (1.68%) Blackberry
11 122 (1.66%) NHS
12 98 (1.33%) Visualisation
13 77 (1.05%) Reference Data
14 76 (1.03%) Computer Science
15 73 (0.99%) Mathematics
15 73 (0.99%) Statistics
16 65 (0.88%) Data Structures
17 54 (0.73%) Data Centre
17 54 (0.73%) Mobile App
18 50 (0.68%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 732 (9.94%) Windows
2 296 (4.02%) Windows 7
3 258 (3.50%) Unix
4 202 (2.74%) Linux
5 169 (2.29%) Windows Server
6 93 (1.26%) Windows Server 2008
7 84 (1.14%) Windows XP
8 83 (1.13%) Windows 8
9 69 (0.94%) Windows Server 2003
10 63 (0.86%) Windows Server 2012
11 37 (0.50%) Android
12 36 (0.49%) Apple iOS
13 35 (0.48%) Windows 10
14 23 (0.31%) Mac OS X
14 23 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 18 (0.24%) Solaris
16 15 (0.20%) VMS
17 13 (0.18%) Windows Vista
18 11 (0.15%) AIX
19 9 (0.12%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 1193 (16.20%) Agile Software Development
2 1181 (16.04%) Business Analysis
3 798 (10.84%) Stakeholder Management
4 596 (8.09%) Project Management
5 562 (7.63%) User Acceptance Testing
6 509 (6.91%) ITIL
7 485 (6.59%) Migration
8 471 (6.40%) Data Analysis
9 469 (6.37%) Business Intelligence
10 380 (5.16%) CRM
11 362 (4.92%) Asset Management
12 358 (4.86%) Analytics
13 352 (4.78%) Scrum
13 352 (4.78%) Test Scripting
14 344 (4.67%) Change Management
15 323 (4.39%) User Stories
16 318 (4.32%) Data Modelling
17 289 (3.92%) E-Commerce
18 286 (3.88%) SDLC
19 266 (3.61%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1312 (17.81%) SQL
2 259 (3.52%) Java
3 212 (2.88%) C#
4 179 (2.43%) VBA
5 139 (1.89%) Python
6 103 (1.40%) PowerShell
7 100 (1.36%) JavaScript
8 73 (0.99%) C++
9 65 (0.88%) T-SQL
9 65 (0.88%) VB
10 61 (0.83%) Perl
11 52 (0.71%) R
12 50 (0.68%) C
12 50 (0.68%) PL/SQL
13 38 (0.52%) Shell Script
14 34 (0.46%) Ruby
15 30 (0.41%) PHP
16 23 (0.31%) VBScript
17 17 (0.23%) MATLAB
18 14 (0.19%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 408 (5.54%) Degree
2 291 (3.95%) ISEB
3 259 (3.52%) Security Cleared
4 150 (2.04%) SC Cleared
5 133 (1.81%) ISTQB
6 114 (1.55%) CISSP
7 108 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
8 79 (1.07%) CISM
9 63 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
10 60 (0.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 45 (0.61%) Cisco Certification
11 45 (0.61%) DV Cleared
12 39 (0.53%) CISA
13 35 (0.48%) MCP
14 31 (0.42%) CTC Cleared
15 30 (0.41%) MCSE
16 27 (0.37%) ACCA
16 27 (0.37%) PMI Certification
17 26 (0.35%) CCNA
18 24 (0.33%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 348 (4.73%) QA
2 253 (3.44%) Data Quality
3 176 (2.39%) MiFID
4 98 (1.33%) SLA
5 89 (1.21%) EMIR
6 77 (1.05%) Solvency II
7 67 (0.91%) FATCA
8 61 (0.83%) Dodd-Frank
9 60 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 42 (0.57%) PCI DSS
11 33 (0.45%) SEPA
12 23 (0.31%) AIFMD
12 23 (0.31%) Basel II
13 21 (0.29%) Disclosure Scotland
14 20 (0.27%) Basel III
14 20 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 16 (0.22%) COBIT
16 15 (0.20%) ISO20022
17 14 (0.19%) COREP
17 14 (0.19%) CRD IV
System Software
1 418 (5.68%) Active Directory
2 78 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (0.48%) XenApp
4 24 (0.33%) vSphere
5 18 (0.24%) Microsoft App-V
6 16 (0.22%) Hyper-V
7 15 (0.20%) XenDesktop
8 11 (0.15%) VMware ESX
9 9 (0.12%) BitLocker
10 8 (0.11%) Terminal Services
11 7 (0.095%) Firmware
11 7 (0.095%) NFS
12 6 (0.081%) Samba
12 6 (0.081%) VMware ESXi
12 6 (0.081%) Xen
13 5 (0.068%) VMware Workstation
14 4 (0.054%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 4 (0.054%) Terminal Server
14 4 (0.054%) XenServer
15 3 (0.041%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 157 (2.13%) HP Quality Center
2 93 (1.26%) SCCM
3 22 (0.30%) ITRS Geneos
4 21 (0.29%) QRadar
5 20 (0.27%) Control-M
5 20 (0.27%) Puppet
6 19 (0.26%) Nessus
7 18 (0.24%) SCOM
8 16 (0.22%) Backup Exec
8 16 (0.22%) Nmap
9 14 (0.19%) EnCase
9 14 (0.19%) Nagios
10 11 (0.15%) HP Operations Orchestration
11 10 (0.14%) Tivoli
12 9 (0.12%) SCOrch
12 9 (0.12%) WSUS
13 8 (0.11%) McAfee ePO
14 7 (0.095%) NetBackup
14 7 (0.095%) Oracle Identity Management
15 6 (0.081%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 784 (10.64%) Microsoft
2 380 (5.16%) Oracle
3 224 (3.04%) Citrix
4 203 (2.76%) SAP
5 163 (2.21%) HP
6 147 (2.00%) Murex
7 124 (1.68%) VMware
8 118 (1.60%) Cisco
9 117 (1.59%) Bloomberg
10 110 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
11 108 (1.47%) ServiceNow
12 106 (1.44%) Tableau
13 103 (1.40%) IBM
14 71 (0.96%) Cognos
15 70 (0.95%) Reuters
16 67 (0.91%) Adobe
17 66 (0.90%) Google
18 58 (0.79%) Splunk
19 55 (0.75%) Sybase
20 54 (0.73%) Remedy
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