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 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 4 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 4118 4486 4753
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 17.89% 19.30% 20.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.46% 20.77% 21.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 2887 3124 3266
Average daily rate
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£425 £410 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £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 110 144 172
Average hourly rate £17.90 £17.29 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% -9.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.48 £12.59 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £31.39 £27.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
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
21158 21596 21711
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 91.94% 92.92% 92.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 14783 14965 14719
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 £265 £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 357 391 469
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.72 £11.00 £12.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.40 £35.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

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 2 July 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 2 July 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 2 July 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 -1 1105 £434 +2.05% 383
Canary Wharf +1 32 £338 -32.50%
Croydon -2 30 £350 +100.00% 9
Docklands, London -2 25 £478 -4.50% 1
Feltham 0 16 £325 -16.23% 1
Bromley +4 13 £431 +15.00% 6
Uxbridge -1 13 £326 -18.43% 5
Kingston Upon Thames -4 11 £355 +1.42% 4
Paddington -3 10 £500 +92.30%
Twickenham +3 9 £475 -
Brentford -5 9 £375 +23.96% 3
Chiswick +3 8 £425 -
Hammersmith -3 7 £363 - 3
Greenford +6 5 - -
Romford +2 5 - - 1
Ilford -3 4 £288 -
Teddington - 3 £250 - 1
Hayes - 3 £360 - 1
Hackney - 3 £325 -
Chessington -1 2 - -
Edgware - 2 £165 -
Southall - 2 - -
Welling - 2 £110 -
Southwark +2 1 - -
West Drayton +1 1 £210 -43.62%
Greenwich 0 1 - - 1
Hounslow -1 1 £240 -4.00% 2
Isleworth - 1 £313 -
Wembley - 1 £140 -
Barking - 1 £250 -
Lewisham - 1 - -
Analyst
England

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 2742 (32.60%) Finance
2 1857 (22.08%) Banking
3 1731 (20.58%) SQL
4 1372 (16.31%) Business Analysis
5 1198 (14.24%) Agile Software Development
6 985 (11.71%) Analytical Skills
7 984 (11.70%) Microsoft
8 889 (10.57%) Stakeholder Management
9 869 (10.33%) Windows
10 775 (9.21%) MS Excel
11 767 (9.12%) Investment Banking
12 645 (7.67%) ITIL
13 632 (7.51%) Project Management
14 622 (7.39%) Data Analysis
15 589 (7.00%) MS Office
16 582 (6.92%) User Acceptance Testing
17 558 (6.63%) Migration
18 553 (6.57%) Oracle
19 524 (6.23%) Retail
20 510 (6.06%) Active Directory
21 491 (5.84%) Front Office
22 483 (5.74%) Business Intelligence
23 480 (5.71%) Degree
24 475 (5.65%) Data Modelling
25 471 (5.60%) SQL Server
26 424 (5.04%) Java
27 423 (5.03%) CRM
28 422 (5.02%) Data Warehouse
29 405 (4.81%) QA
30 397 (4.72%) UNIX

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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
1 357 (4.24%) SharePoint
2 193 (2.29%) MS Exchange
3 160 (1.90%) SAS
4 95 (1.13%) IIS
4 95 (1.13%) CMS
5 73 (0.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 65 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2010
7 64 (0.76%) WebSphere
8 46 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
9 44 (0.52%) Lync
10 42 (0.50%) Tomcat
11 39 (0.46%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 34 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
13 32 (0.38%) Confluence
14 28 (0.33%) BizTalk Server
15 25 (0.30%) IBM HTTP Server
16 24 (0.29%) IBM Notes
16 24 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2007
17 23 (0.27%) WorkSite
17 23 (0.27%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 775 (9.21%) MS Excel
2 589 (7.00%) MS Office
3 288 (3.42%) MS Visio
4 280 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 108 (1.28%) MS Project
6 69 (0.82%) Spreadsheet
7 35 (0.42%) SPSS
8 25 (0.30%) PowerPivot
9 12 (0.14%) InfoPath
10 8 (0.095%) Open Workbench
11 7 (0.083%) Shockwave
12 4 (0.048%) FastStats
12 4 (0.048%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 2 (0.024%) Photoshop
13 2 (0.024%) AutoCAD
14 1 (0.012%) SOLIDWORKS
14 1 (0.012%) Stata
14 1 (0.012%) Mathematica
14 1 (0.012%) Casewise Modeler
14 1 (0.012%) Maple
Business Applications
1 146 (1.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 54 (0.64%) Markit EDM
3 51 (0.61%) thinkFolio
4 44 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
5 36 (0.43%) Oracle General Ledger
6 33 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
7 28 (0.33%) Summit
8 27 (0.32%) Oracle Financials
8 27 (0.32%) SimCorp Dimension
9 23 (0.27%) Oracle EBS R12
10 22 (0.26%) LatentZero
11 21 (0.25%) SAP HR
12 19 (0.23%) SAP FI
12 19 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 19 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
13 18 (0.21%) Oracle Receivables
13 18 (0.21%) Cognos TM1
14 16 (0.19%) Temenos T24
15 14 (0.17%) Oracle Assets
15 14 (0.17%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 59 (0.70%) Office 365
2 38 (0.45%) SaaS
3 37 (0.44%) Google Analytics
4 25 (0.30%) Adobe Analytics
5 24 (0.29%) Amazon AWS
6 20 (0.24%) Google Apps
7 17 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
8 16 (0.19%) IBM Blueworks
9 13 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
10 11 (0.13%) Microsoft Azure
11 9 (0.11%) IaaS
12 6 (0.071%) Force.com
12 6 (0.071%) Yammer
13 5 (0.059%) SuccessFactors
13 5 (0.059%) Amazon EC2
14 4 (0.048%) Taleo
14 4 (0.048%) PaaS
15 3 (0.036%) Mimecast
16 2 (0.024%) Google Drive
16 2 (0.024%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 144 (1.71%) LAN
2 140 (1.66%) Firewall
3 118 (1.40%) WAN
4 114 (1.36%) TCP/IP
5 88 (1.05%) Internet
6 82 (0.97%) VPN
7 73 (0.87%) DNS
8 61 (0.73%) SAN
9 60 (0.71%) Intranet
10 55 (0.65%) DHCP
11 54 (0.64%) Network Security
12 38 (0.45%) Wireless
13 34 (0.40%) HTTP
14 29 (0.34%) SSL
15 28 (0.33%) LDAP
16 27 (0.32%) VoIP
17 23 (0.27%) BIG-IP
18 22 (0.26%) MPLS
19 20 (0.24%) FTP
19 20 (0.24%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 471 (5.60%) SQL Server
2 422 (5.02%) Data Warehouse
3 177 (2.10%) Relational Database
4 171 (2.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 154 (1.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 142 (1.69%) QlikView
7 109 (1.30%) Data Mining
8 89 (1.06%) Oracle Database
9 82 (0.97%) Big Data
10 80 (0.95%) RDBMS
10 80 (0.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 76 (0.90%) MS Access
12 68 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
13 49 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
14 43 (0.51%) Oracle Reports
15 38 (0.45%) DB2
16 37 (0.44%) Hadoop
17 33 (0.39%) Oracle BI EE
18 30 (0.36%) Crystal Reports
18 30 (0.36%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 238 (2.83%) JIRA
2 110 (1.31%) Selenium
3 75 (0.89%) Cucumber
4 55 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
5 45 (0.53%) Visual Studio
5 45 (0.53%) HP UFT
6 35 (0.42%) Jenkins
7 28 (0.33%) LoadRunner
7 28 (0.33%) Subversion
7 28 (0.33%) WebDriver
8 24 (0.29%) SpecFlow
9 23 (0.27%) FitNesse
10 22 (0.26%) SoapUI
10 22 (0.26%) Maven
10 22 (0.26%) ERwin
11 20 (0.24%) Ant
12 18 (0.21%) Rational Rose
13 17 (0.20%) Toad
14 15 (0.18%) Git (software)
15 14 (0.17%) JUnit
General
1 2742 (32.60%) Finance
2 1857 (22.08%) Banking
3 767 (9.12%) Investment Banking
4 524 (6.23%) Retail
5 491 (5.84%) Front Office
6 296 (3.52%) Legal
7 240 (2.85%) Back Office
8 238 (2.83%) Marketing
9 191 (2.27%) Law
10 189 (2.25%) Telecoms
11 145 (1.72%) Financial Institution
12 132 (1.57%) Advertising
13 123 (1.46%) Retail Banking
14 76 (0.90%) Publishing
15 69 (0.82%) Billing
16 63 (0.75%) General Ledger
17 53 (0.63%) French Language
18 47 (0.56%) Games
19 39 (0.46%) Corporate Banking
20 32 (0.38%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 356 (4.23%) .NET
2 192 (2.28%) XML
3 118 (1.40%) Web Services
4 115 (1.37%) HTML
5 104 (1.24%) Middleware
6 76 (0.90%) FIX Protocol
7 59 (0.70%) ASP.NET
8 51 (0.61%) SOAP
9 43 (0.51%) FpML
10 39 (0.46%) .NET Framework
11 35 (0.42%) CSS
12 34 (0.40%) REST
13 32 (0.38%) Gherkin
13 32 (0.38%) RESTful
14 31 (0.37%) HTML5
14 31 (0.37%) JSON
15 29 (0.34%) J2EE
16 28 (0.33%) WCF
17 22 (0.26%) JMS
18 21 (0.25%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 985 (11.71%) Analytical Skills
2 362 (4.30%) Derivative
3 346 (4.11%) Fixed Income
4 289 (3.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 278 (3.30%) Equities
6 248 (2.95%) Management Information System
7 188 (2.23%) NHS
8 145 (1.72%) Blackberry
9 139 (1.65%) Credit Risk
10 137 (1.63%) Market Risk
10 137 (1.63%) User Experience
11 110 (1.31%) SWIFT
12 103 (1.22%) Computer Science
12 103 (1.22%) Statistics
13 99 (1.18%) Visualisation
14 96 (1.14%) Data Centre
15 91 (1.08%) Data Structures
16 85 (1.01%) Reference Data
17 79 (0.94%) Mathematics
18 73 (0.87%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 869 (10.33%) Windows
2 397 (4.72%) UNIX
3 357 (4.24%) Windows 7
4 235 (2.79%) Linux
5 166 (1.97%) Windows Server 2008
6 112 (1.33%) Windows XP
7 109 (1.30%) Windows Server 2003
8 89 (1.06%) Android
9 73 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
10 57 (0.68%) Windows 8
11 52 (0.62%) Apple iOS
12 40 (0.48%) Mac OS X
13 31 (0.37%) Solaris
14 19 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 17 (0.20%) AIX
16 15 (0.18%) Windows Vista
17 14 (0.17%) zOS
18 11 (0.13%) Mac OS
19 6 (0.071%) CentOS
20 5 (0.059%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1372 (16.31%) Business Analysis
2 1198 (14.24%) Agile Software Development
3 889 (10.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 645 (7.67%) ITIL
5 632 (7.51%) Project Management
6 622 (7.39%) Data Analysis
7 582 (6.92%) User Acceptance Testing
8 558 (6.63%) Migration
9 483 (5.74%) Business Intelligence
10 475 (5.65%) Data Modelling
11 423 (5.03%) CRM
12 385 (4.58%) Asset Management
13 364 (4.33%) Analytics
14 353 (4.20%) Scrum
15 339 (4.03%) Use Case
16 328 (3.90%) Change Management
17 315 (3.74%) E-Commerce
17 315 (3.74%) Test Scripting
18 314 (3.73%) SDLC
19 309 (3.67%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1731 (20.58%) SQL
2 424 (5.04%) Java
3 247 (2.94%) C#
4 241 (2.86%) VBA
5 132 (1.57%) Python
6 130 (1.55%) JavaScript
7 109 (1.30%) T-SQL
8 99 (1.18%) Perl
9 84 (1.00%) PL/SQL
10 83 (0.99%) VB
11 78 (0.93%) C++
12 73 (0.87%) Shell Script
13 72 (0.86%) PowerShell
14 60 (0.71%) C
15 53 (0.63%) R
16 42 (0.50%) VBScript
16 42 (0.50%) Ruby
17 32 (0.38%) PHP
18 25 (0.30%) VB.NET
19 23 (0.27%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 480 (5.71%) Degree
2 234 (2.78%) ISEB
3 176 (2.09%) Security Cleared
4 94 (1.12%) ISTQB
5 86 (1.02%) SC Cleared
6 79 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
7 77 (0.92%) CISSP
8 50 (0.59%) ITIL Certification
9 48 (0.57%) CISM
10 45 (0.53%) PMI Certification
11 41 (0.49%) DV Cleared
12 39 (0.46%) CIMA
12 39 (0.46%) CISA
13 38 (0.45%) ACCA
13 38 (0.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 36 (0.43%) MCP
15 34 (0.40%) Cisco Certification
16 33 (0.39%) MCSE
17 31 (0.37%) PMP
18 29 (0.34%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 405 (4.81%) QA
2 124 (1.47%) SLA
3 105 (1.25%) EMIR
4 99 (1.18%) Data Quality
5 89 (1.06%) Dodd-Frank
6 79 (0.94%) Solvency II
7 72 (0.86%) MiFID
8 62 (0.74%) FATCA
9 61 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 41 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 32 (0.38%) GAAP
11 32 (0.38%) Basel III
12 23 (0.27%) PCI DSS
13 16 (0.19%) COREP
14 15 (0.18%) CRD IV
14 15 (0.18%) COBIT
15 14 (0.17%) HL7
15 14 (0.17%) AIFMD
16 8 (0.095%) DICOM
16 8 (0.095%) Basel II
System Software
1 510 (6.06%) Active Directory
2 88 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (0.50%) XenApp
4 34 (0.40%) Hyper-V
5 30 (0.36%) vSphere
6 16 (0.19%) XenDesktop
6 16 (0.19%) VMware ESX
7 15 (0.18%) NLBS
8 14 (0.17%) Microsoft App-V
9 11 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
10 9 (0.11%) Terminal Server
11 8 (0.095%) Snort
11 8 (0.095%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 6 (0.071%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 6 (0.071%) Xen
13 4 (0.048%) Squid
13 4 (0.048%) DFS Replication
14 3 (0.036%) VMware Server
14 3 (0.036%) OpenSSH
14 3 (0.036%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 122 (1.45%) HP Quality Center
2 106 (1.26%) SCCM
3 25 (0.30%) Control-M
4 22 (0.26%) AirWatch
5 19 (0.23%) ITRS Geneos
5 19 (0.23%) SCOM
6 17 (0.20%) Tivoli
7 15 (0.18%) WSUS
8 14 (0.17%) CA Single Sign-On
9 13 (0.15%) Backup Exec
9 13 (0.15%) Puppet
10 10 (0.12%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 8 (0.095%) NetBackup
11 8 (0.095%) SCVMM
12 7 (0.083%) Cisco Prime
13 6 (0.071%) HP SIM
13 6 (0.071%) BladeLogic
13 6 (0.071%) CA Endevor
13 6 (0.071%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 5 (0.059%) Nessus
Vendors
1 984 (11.70%) Microsoft
2 553 (6.57%) Oracle
3 251 (2.98%) SAP
4 233 (2.77%) Citrix
5 173 (2.06%) VMware
6 156 (1.85%) Cisco
7 146 (1.74%) IBM
8 137 (1.63%) HP
9 128 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
10 127 (1.51%) Business Objects
11 111 (1.32%) Tableau
12 99 (1.18%) Sybase
13 96 (1.14%) Cognos
14 90 (1.07%) Google
15 80 (0.95%) ServiceNow
16 72 (0.86%) Adobe
17 71 (0.84%) Murex
18 65 (0.77%) Bloomberg
18 65 (0.77%) Remedy
19 61 (0.73%) Apple
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