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 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 4 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 3475 4377 4354
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.05% 18.81% 18.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.87% 19.86% 19.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2471 3059 3027
Median daily rate £425 £425 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 109 135
Median hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.42% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.94 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.43 £27.80 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.34 £14.55 £14.88
% change year-on-year
-1.44% -2.18%
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
21892 22043 22753
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.84% 94.74% 95.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 15546 15460 15444
Median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median 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 median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 268 330 430
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.50 £43.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

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 30 August 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 August 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 30 August 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 0 608 £450 +5.88% 151
Canary Wharf -4 31 £395 -1.25%
Croydon -4 28 £325 -8.77% 2
Feltham -1 20 £392 +12.41%
Bromley -2 16 £325 -13.33% 1
Uxbridge +2 15 £360 +12.50% 4
Hammersmith +4 14 £425 +41.66% 1
Twickenham +2 14 £450 +50.00% 3
Docklands, London -3 12 £600 +33.33%
Kingston Upon Thames -8 7 £360 -4.00% 8
Brentford -3 6 £258 -20.61% 1
Paddington +2 5 £418 -16.50%
Ealing +4 4 £343 -
Hayes +1 4 £395 +67.19%
Barking 0 4 - -
Harrow -5 4 £350 -
Westminster - 4 £325 - 1
Romford +5 3 £275 -
Isleworth +1 3 £450 +44.00%
Southwark - 3 - -
Clapham - 2 £388 -
Greenwich +1 1 £142 -
Hounslow -1 1 - -
Chiswick -2 1 - -
West Drayton - 1 £420 - 1
Osterley - 1 £450 -
Barnet - 1 - -
Dagenham - 1 - -
Analyst
England

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 2270 (32.73%) Finance
2 1291 (18.61%) Banking
3 1275 (18.38%) SQL
4 1242 (17.91%) Agile Software Development
5 1156 (16.67%) Business Analysis
6 844 (12.17%) Analytical Skills
7 821 (11.84%) Stakeholder Management
8 758 (10.93%) Microsoft
9 637 (9.18%) Windows
10 635 (9.16%) MS Excel
11 617 (8.90%) Data Analysis
12 558 (8.04%) Retail
13 527 (7.60%) MS Office
14 507 (7.31%) Project Management
15 495 (7.14%) ITIL
16 481 (6.93%) User Acceptance Testing
17 445 (6.42%) Degree
18 431 (6.21%) Migration
19 428 (6.17%) Oracle
20 413 (5.95%) Investment Banking
21 406 (5.85%) Active Directory
21 406 (5.85%) Business Intelligence
22 368 (5.31%) User Stories
23 356 (5.13%) Change Management
24 353 (5.09%) Analytics
25 347 (5.00%) Scrum
26 321 (4.63%) SQL Server
27 320 (4.61%) Front Office
27 320 (4.61%) QA
28 310 (4.47%) CRM

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
1 249 (3.59%) SharePoint
2 136 (1.96%) SAS
3 122 (1.76%) MS Exchange
4 82 (1.18%) CMS
5 60 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2010
6 54 (0.78%) Confluence
7 49 (0.71%) Skype for Business
7 49 (0.71%) WebSphere
8 41 (0.59%) IIS
9 37 (0.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 25 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2007
11 24 (0.35%) Apache
12 23 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2013
13 22 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
13 22 (0.32%) Tomcat
14 20 (0.29%) IBM Notes
15 16 (0.23%) Drupal
16 15 (0.22%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 11 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2003
18 10 (0.14%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 635 (9.16%) MS Excel
2 527 (7.60%) MS Office
3 283 (4.08%) MS PowerPoint
4 223 (3.22%) MS Visio
5 95 (1.37%) MS Project
6 75 (1.08%) Spreadsheet
7 27 (0.39%) SPSS
8 7 (0.10%) Mingle
9 4 (0.058%) LaTeX
10 3 (0.043%) OmniGraffle
11 2 (0.029%) Acrobat
12 1 (0.014%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 1 (0.014%) AutoCAD
12 1 (0.014%) CPLEX
12 1 (0.014%) EViews
12 1 (0.014%) FrameMaker
12 1 (0.014%) Gliffy
12 1 (0.014%) Mathematica
12 1 (0.014%) Open Workbench
12 1 (0.014%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 85 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 29 (0.42%) Markit EDM
3 28 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
4 23 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
5 22 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
5 22 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 21 (0.30%) SAP HR
7 19 (0.27%) SAP FI
8 17 (0.25%) thinkFolio
8 17 (0.25%) Unit4 Business World
9 16 (0.23%) Oracle EBS R12
9 16 (0.23%) SAP CO
9 16 (0.23%) SAP FI/CO
10 15 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
11 14 (0.20%) RMDS
12 13 (0.19%) Adobe Campaign
12 13 (0.19%) Salesforce.com CRM
13 12 (0.17%) Summit
14 11 (0.16%) Oracle Financials
15 10 (0.14%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 114 (1.64%) Office 365
2 52 (0.75%) Google Analytics
3 40 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
3 40 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
4 32 (0.46%) SaaS
4 32 (0.46%) SuccessFactors
5 23 (0.33%) Adobe Analytics
5 23 (0.33%) IaaS
5 23 (0.33%) PaaS
6 18 (0.26%) IBM Blueworks
7 13 (0.19%) Google Apps
8 10 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
9 8 (0.12%) AdWords
9 8 (0.12%) OneDrive
10 6 (0.087%) Basecamp
10 6 (0.087%) Veeva
11 5 (0.072%) BlueKai
11 5 (0.072%) Force.com
11 5 (0.072%) Taleo
12 4 (0.058%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 130 (1.87%) TCP/IP
2 101 (1.46%) Firewall
3 88 (1.27%) DNS
4 68 (0.98%) VPN
5 66 (0.95%) DHCP
6 64 (0.92%) Network Security
7 63 (0.91%) WAN
8 59 (0.85%) Internet
9 54 (0.78%) LAN
10 39 (0.56%) HTTP
11 38 (0.55%) SAN
12 37 (0.53%) Wireless
13 32 (0.46%) Intranet
14 30 (0.43%) VoIP
15 28 (0.40%) Skype
16 24 (0.35%) Remote Desktop
17 20 (0.29%) Broadband
18 15 (0.22%) FTP
19 14 (0.20%) SSL
20 13 (0.19%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 321 (4.63%) SQL Server
2 267 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
3 130 (1.87%) Relational Database
4 119 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 104 (1.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 92 (1.33%) Big Data
7 77 (1.11%) QlikView
8 74 (1.07%) Oracle Database
9 73 (1.05%) Data Mining
10 71 (1.02%) BusinessObjects
11 54 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 52 (0.75%) MS Access
12 52 (0.75%) SQL Server 2008
13 43 (0.62%) Hadoop
14 36 (0.52%) MySQL
15 32 (0.46%) DB2
16 28 (0.40%) Crystal Reports
16 28 (0.40%) NoSQL
17 27 (0.39%) Data Mart
18 26 (0.37%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 248 (3.58%) JIRA
2 112 (1.61%) Selenium
3 73 (1.05%) Cucumber
4 51 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
5 50 (0.72%) WebDriver
6 48 (0.69%) Jenkins
7 37 (0.53%) HP UFT
8 35 (0.50%) SoapUI
8 35 (0.50%) Subversion
9 33 (0.48%) JMeter
10 26 (0.37%) Visual Studio
11 25 (0.36%) Git (software)
12 24 (0.35%) LoadRunner
12 24 (0.35%) Rational Rose
13 21 (0.30%) Eclipse
14 19 (0.27%) SpecFlow
15 15 (0.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 15 (0.22%) JUnit
15 15 (0.22%) Toad
16 14 (0.20%) Maven
General
1 2270 (32.73%) Finance
2 1291 (18.61%) Banking
3 558 (8.04%) Retail
4 413 (5.95%) Investment Banking
5 320 (4.61%) Front Office
6 238 (3.43%) Marketing
7 236 (3.40%) Legal
8 145 (2.09%) Law
9 144 (2.08%) Back Office
10 137 (1.98%) Telecoms
11 120 (1.73%) Financial Institution
12 107 (1.54%) Retail Banking
13 95 (1.37%) Advertising
14 73 (1.05%) Publishing
15 57 (0.82%) Billing
16 50 (0.72%) Games
17 41 (0.59%) Manufacturing
18 33 (0.48%) Corporate Banking
19 30 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
20 29 (0.42%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 152 (2.19%) XML
2 136 (1.96%) .NET
3 122 (1.76%) Web Services
4 108 (1.56%) HTML
5 64 (0.92%) CSS
6 53 (0.76%) SOAP
7 50 (0.72%) Gherkin
8 47 (0.68%) FIX Protocol
9 44 (0.63%) Middleware
10 40 (0.58%) REST
11 29 (0.42%) HTML5
12 28 (0.40%) ASP.NET
12 28 (0.40%) FpML
13 24 (0.35%) AngularJS
13 24 (0.35%) J2EE
14 23 (0.33%) RESTful
15 21 (0.30%) .NET Framework
15 21 (0.30%) JSON
16 19 (0.27%) WebSphere MQ
17 18 (0.26%) Murex MxML
Miscellaneous
1 844 (12.17%) Analytical Skills
2 236 (3.40%) Management Information System
3 218 (3.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 212 (3.06%) Fixed Income
5 201 (2.90%) Derivative
6 194 (2.80%) Equities
7 185 (2.67%) User Experience
8 144 (2.08%) Credit Risk
9 103 (1.49%) Visualisation
10 88 (1.27%) Market Risk
11 84 (1.21%) NHS
12 83 (1.20%) Blackberry
13 82 (1.18%) Statistics
14 75 (1.08%) Mathematics
15 74 (1.07%) Mobile App
16 66 (0.95%) Computer Science
17 61 (0.88%) Reference Data
18 51 (0.74%) Data Centre
19 49 (0.71%) Data Extraction
20 47 (0.68%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 637 (9.18%) Windows
2 249 (3.59%) Windows 7
3 237 (3.42%) Unix
4 198 (2.85%) Linux
5 156 (2.25%) Windows Server
6 92 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 90 (1.30%) Windows 8
8 67 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
9 56 (0.81%) Windows 10
10 55 (0.79%) Windows XP
11 53 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
12 52 (0.75%) Mac OS X
13 47 (0.68%) Apple iOS
14 45 (0.65%) Android
15 25 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 13 (0.19%) Mac OS
17 10 (0.14%) Windows 2000
18 8 (0.12%) Ubuntu
19 6 (0.087%) Solaris
20 5 (0.072%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1242 (17.91%) Agile Software Development
2 1156 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 821 (11.84%) Stakeholder Management
4 617 (8.90%) Data Analysis
5 507 (7.31%) Project Management
6 495 (7.14%) ITIL
7 481 (6.93%) User Acceptance Testing
8 431 (6.21%) Migration
9 406 (5.85%) Business Intelligence
10 368 (5.31%) User Stories
11 356 (5.13%) Change Management
12 353 (5.09%) Analytics
13 347 (5.00%) Scrum
14 310 (4.47%) CRM
15 306 (4.41%) Data Modelling
16 298 (4.30%) Asset Management
17 296 (4.27%) SDLC
18 290 (4.18%) Test Scripting
19 270 (3.89%) Use Case
20 259 (3.73%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1275 (18.38%) SQL
2 280 (4.04%) Java
3 172 (2.48%) VBA
4 171 (2.47%) C#
5 157 (2.26%) Python
6 126 (1.82%) JavaScript
7 89 (1.28%) PL/SQL
8 84 (1.21%) PowerShell
9 80 (1.15%) C++
10 78 (1.12%) T-SQL
11 74 (1.07%) R
12 66 (0.95%) Perl
13 55 (0.79%) C
14 52 (0.75%) VB
15 43 (0.62%) Shell Script
16 34 (0.49%) PHP
17 25 (0.36%) Ruby
18 20 (0.29%) MATLAB
19 16 (0.23%) VBScript
20 14 (0.20%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 445 (6.42%) Degree
2 258 (3.72%) Security Cleared
3 225 (3.24%) ISEB
4 161 (2.32%) SC Cleared
5 99 (1.43%) ISTQB
6 92 (1.33%) CISSP
7 63 (0.91%) ITIL Certification
8 62 (0.89%) DV Cleared
9 56 (0.81%) CISM
10 51 (0.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 50 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
12 41 (0.59%) Cisco Certification
13 32 (0.46%) CCNA
13 32 (0.46%) CISA
14 25 (0.36%) MCP
14 25 (0.36%) MCSE
15 20 (0.29%) IIBA
16 19 (0.27%) CIMA
16 19 (0.27%) Six Sigma Black Belt
17 17 (0.25%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 320 (4.61%) QA
2 188 (2.71%) Data Quality
3 140 (2.02%) MiFID
4 120 (1.73%) SLA
5 68 (0.98%) Solvency II
6 49 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 47 (0.68%) EMIR
8 39 (0.56%) SEPA
9 36 (0.52%) Dodd-Frank
10 35 (0.50%) FATCA
10 35 (0.50%) PCI DSS
11 27 (0.39%) Basel III
11 27 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 20 (0.29%) COBIT
13 18 (0.26%) ISO20022
14 17 (0.25%) SDET
15 16 (0.23%) Disclosure Scotland
16 14 (0.20%) COREP
17 13 (0.19%) Basel II
18 9 (0.13%) GxP
System Software
1 406 (5.85%) Active Directory
2 69 (0.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (0.49%) XenApp
4 20 (0.29%) Terminal Services
5 17 (0.25%) Hyper-V
5 17 (0.25%) XenDesktop
6 15 (0.22%) Virtual Desktop
6 15 (0.22%) vSphere
7 9 (0.13%) Microsoft App-V
7 9 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
7 9 (0.13%) VMware ESX
7 9 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (0.087%) Firmware
9 5 (0.072%) Terminal Server
9 5 (0.072%) UAG
10 4 (0.058%) Virtual Servers
11 3 (0.043%) BitLocker
11 3 (0.043%) Docker
11 3 (0.043%) Snort
12 2 (0.029%) Samba
Systems Management
1 104 (1.50%) HP Quality Center
2 87 (1.25%) SCCM
3 28 (0.40%) Control-M
4 25 (0.36%) Puppet
5 24 (0.35%) SCOM
6 18 (0.26%) Tivoli
7 15 (0.22%) ITRS Geneos
8 13 (0.19%) AirWatch
9 12 (0.17%) Nagios
10 9 (0.13%) RSA Archer
10 9 (0.13%) SCOrch
11 8 (0.12%) HP Operations Orchestration
11 8 (0.12%) McAfee ePO
11 8 (0.12%) WSUS
12 7 (0.10%) BladeLogic
12 7 (0.10%) EnCase
12 7 (0.10%) Nessus
13 6 (0.087%) DameWare
13 6 (0.087%) logstash
13 6 (0.087%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 758 (10.93%) Microsoft
2 428 (6.17%) Oracle
3 219 (3.16%) SAP
4 182 (2.62%) Citrix
5 147 (2.12%) ServiceNow
6 128 (1.85%) Salesforce.com
7 124 (1.79%) Tableau
8 122 (1.76%) HP
9 117 (1.69%) VMware
10 100 (1.44%) Cisco
11 98 (1.41%) IBM
12 93 (1.34%) Google
13 81 (1.17%) Adobe
14 76 (1.10%) Bloomberg
15 75 (1.08%) Murex
16 64 (0.92%) Remedy
17 57 (0.82%) Sybase
18 48 (0.69%) Teradata
19 43 (0.62%) Apple
20 41 (0.59%) Cognos
London
Hydrogen
Rate: £500.00 - £520.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
JM
Rate: £370 - £382 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £475 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Montash
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + depending on experience
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Haysfm
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
South West London
Venn Group
Rate: £25 - £31 Per Hour
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £250 - £320 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £700 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
onezeero.
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Red10
Rate: £475 - £525 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Venn Group
Rate: £350 - £450 Per Day
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £700 - £850 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £450 - £525 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Red10
Rate: £475 - £525 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Boston Hale
Rate: £350 - £390 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Energon People
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Spring Technology
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Rate: £450 - £475 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago