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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 4 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 3408 4175 4419
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.77% 17.87% 19.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.58% 18.89% 20.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 2449 2931 3086
Median daily rate £425 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 111 140
Median hourly rate £15.55 £18.00 £17.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.61% +3.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £12.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.93 £29.50 £31.99
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -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
20558 22106 21788
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 95.14% 94.61% 95.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 14897 15440 15139
Median daily rate £463 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 222 369 391
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.72 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.23% +12.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £52.17 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 29 June 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 -1 556 £450 +5.88% 182
Croydon -8 35 £450 +28.57% 4
Canary Wharf -3 23 £388 +3.33% 1
Bromley -2 21 £425 -2.85% 4
Uxbridge 0 15 £360 +9.92% 1
Feltham 0 12 £396 +21.84% 3
Docklands, London 0 11 £525 -4.54%
Westminster - 7 £300 -
Hammersmith +2 6 £244 -39.06%
Hayes -3 6 £395 +9.72%
Kingston Upon Thames -5 6 £413 +20.96% 7
Wimbledon +1 5 £380 +16.92%
Twickenham -3 5 £310 -34.73% 2
Brentford -2 4 £245 -32.55%
Southwark 0 3 £250 -
Paddington -1 3 £198 -60.40%
Romford -1 3 - - 1
Ealing - 3 £360 -
Harrow - 3 £308 -
Greenwich 0 2 £298 -
Barking 0 2 - -
Hounslow 0 2 £311 +29.58% 1
Southall -1 2 - -
Osterley - 2 £433 -
Ilford +1 1 £200 -30.43%
Teddington 0 1 £275 +10.00%
Chiswick -3 1 - -
Hillingdon - 1 £160 -
Barnet - 1 - -
Beckenham - 1 £325 - 1
Dagenham - 1 - -
Analyst
England

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 2250 (31.32%) Finance
2 1356 (18.87%) Banking
3 1292 (17.98%) SQL
4 1205 (16.77%) Agile Software Development
5 1155 (16.08%) Business Analysis
6 856 (11.91%) Analytical Skills
7 843 (11.73%) Stakeholder Management
8 771 (10.73%) Microsoft
9 662 (9.21%) Windows
10 657 (9.14%) MS Excel
11 538 (7.49%) Retail
12 535 (7.45%) Project Management
13 528 (7.35%) Data Analysis
14 511 (7.11%) MS Office
15 498 (6.93%) Investment Banking
16 493 (6.86%) ITIL
17 488 (6.79%) User Acceptance Testing
18 475 (6.61%) Migration
19 427 (5.94%) Business Intelligence
20 425 (5.92%) Active Directory
21 414 (5.76%) Oracle
22 388 (5.40%) Degree
23 387 (5.39%) Front Office
24 356 (4.95%) CRM
25 350 (4.87%) SQL Server
26 340 (4.73%) Scrum
27 339 (4.72%) User Stories
28 337 (4.69%) Analytics
29 333 (4.63%) QA
30 328 (4.57%) Change Management

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
1 270 (3.76%) SharePoint
2 119 (1.66%) SAS
3 116 (1.61%) MS Exchange
4 88 (1.22%) CMS
5 67 (0.93%) Confluence
6 46 (0.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 46 (0.64%) Skype for Business
7 45 (0.63%) IIS
8 43 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2010
9 40 (0.56%) WebSphere
10 34 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
11 30 (0.42%) Tomcat
12 28 (0.39%) Apache
13 19 (0.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 19 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2013
14 18 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2007
14 18 (0.25%) IBM Notes
14 18 (0.25%) SharePoint 2010
15 13 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2003
15 13 (0.18%) JBoss
Applications
1 657 (9.14%) MS Excel
2 511 (7.11%) MS Office
3 259 (3.60%) MS PowerPoint
4 199 (2.77%) MS Visio
5 109 (1.52%) MS Project
6 64 (0.89%) Spreadsheet
7 21 (0.29%) SPSS
8 4 (0.056%) Mingle
9 3 (0.042%) LaTeX
10 2 (0.028%) Photoshop
11 1 (0.014%) Acrobat
11 1 (0.014%) Adobe After Effects
11 1 (0.014%) Adobe Premiere
11 1 (0.014%) AutoCAD
11 1 (0.014%) EViews
11 1 (0.014%) FrameMaker
11 1 (0.014%) InfoPath
11 1 (0.014%) Mathematica
11 1 (0.014%) OmniGraffle
11 1 (0.014%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 112 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 24 (0.33%) Markit EDM
3 21 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 20 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
4 20 (0.28%) Oracle Financials
5 19 (0.26%) Hi Portfolio
6 18 (0.25%) SAP HR
7 17 (0.24%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 17 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
7 17 (0.24%) Oracle EBS R12
7 17 (0.24%) SAP FI
8 16 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
8 16 (0.22%) SAP CO
8 16 (0.22%) SAP FI/CO
8 16 (0.22%) thinkFolio
9 15 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
9 15 (0.21%) RMDS
10 14 (0.19%) Adobe Campaign
10 14 (0.19%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 14 (0.19%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 118 (1.64%) Office 365
2 44 (0.61%) Google Analytics
3 33 (0.46%) Amazon AWS
4 32 (0.45%) SaaS
5 31 (0.43%) Microsoft Azure
6 27 (0.38%) Adobe Analytics
7 20 (0.28%) SuccessFactors
8 19 (0.26%) IaaS
8 19 (0.26%) PaaS
9 13 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
10 12 (0.17%) Google Apps
11 7 (0.097%) IBM Blueworks
12 6 (0.084%) AdWords
12 6 (0.084%) OneDrive
13 5 (0.070%) Basecamp
13 5 (0.070%) GitHub
13 5 (0.070%) Taleo
13 5 (0.070%) Veeva
14 4 (0.056%) Amazon EC2
14 4 (0.056%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 121 (1.68%) TCP/IP
2 96 (1.34%) Firewall
3 86 (1.20%) DNS
4 79 (1.10%) VPN
5 71 (0.99%) WAN
6 64 (0.89%) Internet
7 62 (0.86%) LAN
8 57 (0.79%) DHCP
9 56 (0.78%) Network Security
10 41 (0.57%) HTTP
10 41 (0.57%) Intranet
10 41 (0.57%) SAN
10 41 (0.57%) Wireless
11 26 (0.36%) Skype
12 25 (0.35%) Intrusion Detection
12 25 (0.35%) SSL
12 25 (0.35%) VoIP
13 20 (0.28%) Broadband
13 20 (0.28%) Remote Desktop
14 14 (0.19%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 350 (4.87%) SQL Server
2 257 (3.58%) Data Warehouse
3 148 (2.06%) Relational Database
4 99 (1.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 98 (1.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 82 (1.14%) BusinessObjects
7 80 (1.11%) Data Mining
8 75 (1.04%) QlikView
9 74 (1.03%) Big Data
10 70 (0.97%) Oracle Database
11 68 (0.95%) MS Access
12 50 (0.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 43 (0.60%) SQL Server 2008
14 42 (0.58%) Hadoop
15 41 (0.57%) Data Mart
16 38 (0.53%) MySQL
17 32 (0.45%) RDBMS
18 31 (0.43%) Crystal Reports
19 28 (0.39%) GIS
20 27 (0.38%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 246 (3.42%) JIRA
2 123 (1.71%) Selenium
3 62 (0.86%) Cucumber
4 61 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
5 52 (0.72%) HP UFT
6 46 (0.64%) SoapUI
7 40 (0.56%) Jenkins
7 40 (0.56%) SpecFlow
8 38 (0.53%) Subversion
9 37 (0.51%) WebDriver
10 31 (0.43%) LoadRunner
10 31 (0.43%) Visual Studio
11 27 (0.38%) Git (software)
11 27 (0.38%) JMeter
12 24 (0.33%) Toad
13 21 (0.29%) Maven
13 21 (0.29%) Protractor
14 15 (0.21%) Rational Rose
15 13 (0.18%) Ant
16 12 (0.17%) FitNesse
General
1 2250 (31.32%) Finance
2 1356 (18.87%) Banking
3 538 (7.49%) Retail
4 498 (6.93%) Investment Banking
5 387 (5.39%) Front Office
6 268 (3.73%) Legal
7 220 (3.06%) Marketing
8 174 (2.42%) Back Office
9 155 (2.16%) Law
10 124 (1.73%) Telecoms
11 112 (1.56%) Financial Institution
12 108 (1.50%) Retail Banking
13 83 (1.16%) Advertising
14 76 (1.06%) Publishing
15 65 (0.90%) Billing
16 53 (0.74%) Games
17 39 (0.54%) Manufacturing
18 33 (0.46%) General Ledger
19 29 (0.40%) Local Government
20 27 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 167 (2.32%) .NET
2 148 (2.06%) XML
3 112 (1.56%) Web Services
4 96 (1.34%) HTML
5 60 (0.84%) FIX Protocol
6 56 (0.78%) CSS
7 54 (0.75%) Gherkin
7 54 (0.75%) SOAP
8 43 (0.60%) Middleware
9 36 (0.50%) ASP.NET
10 35 (0.49%) AngularJS
11 32 (0.45%) REST
12 28 (0.39%) HTML5
13 25 (0.35%) J2EE
13 25 (0.35%) JSON
13 25 (0.35%) Murex MxML
14 23 (0.32%) FpML
15 22 (0.31%) .NET Framework
16 21 (0.29%) ASP.NET Web API
17 20 (0.28%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 856 (11.91%) Analytical Skills
2 268 (3.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 249 (3.47%) Derivative
4 227 (3.16%) Fixed Income
5 221 (3.08%) Management Information System
6 212 (2.95%) Equities
7 152 (2.12%) Credit Risk
8 143 (1.99%) User Experience
9 113 (1.57%) NHS
10 107 (1.49%) Blackberry
11 106 (1.48%) Market Risk
12 94 (1.31%) Visualisation
13 73 (1.02%) Computer Science
14 69 (0.96%) Mathematics
15 68 (0.95%) Reference Data
16 65 (0.90%) Statistics
17 58 (0.81%) Mobile App
18 54 (0.75%) Data Centre
19 52 (0.72%) Data Structures
20 50 (0.70%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 662 (9.21%) Windows
2 261 (3.63%) Windows 7
3 254 (3.54%) Unix
4 207 (2.88%) Linux
5 165 (2.30%) Windows Server
6 93 (1.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 77 (1.07%) Windows 8
8 70 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
9 66 (0.92%) Windows XP
10 55 (0.77%) Windows Server 2003
11 45 (0.63%) Android
11 45 (0.63%) Mac OS X
11 45 (0.63%) Windows 10
12 40 (0.56%) Apple iOS
13 32 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 18 (0.25%) Solaris
15 13 (0.18%) Windows Vista
16 10 (0.14%) Windows 2000
17 7 (0.097%) Mac OS
18 6 (0.084%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1205 (16.77%) Agile Software Development
2 1155 (16.08%) Business Analysis
3 843 (11.73%) Stakeholder Management
4 535 (7.45%) Project Management
5 528 (7.35%) Data Analysis
6 493 (6.86%) ITIL
7 488 (6.79%) User Acceptance Testing
8 475 (6.61%) Migration
9 427 (5.94%) Business Intelligence
10 356 (4.95%) CRM
11 340 (4.73%) Scrum
12 339 (4.72%) User Stories
13 337 (4.69%) Analytics
14 328 (4.57%) Change Management
15 326 (4.54%) Asset Management
15 326 (4.54%) Test Scripting
16 308 (4.29%) SDLC
17 299 (4.16%) Data Modelling
18 269 (3.74%) E-Commerce
19 249 (3.47%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1292 (17.98%) SQL
2 268 (3.73%) Java
3 212 (2.95%) C#
4 168 (2.34%) VBA
5 137 (1.91%) Python
6 124 (1.73%) JavaScript
7 98 (1.36%) PowerShell
8 81 (1.13%) C++
9 77 (1.07%) T-SQL
10 76 (1.06%) PL/SQL
11 71 (0.99%) Perl
12 65 (0.90%) VB
13 53 (0.74%) Shell Script
14 48 (0.67%) C
15 47 (0.65%) R
16 30 (0.42%) PHP
17 18 (0.25%) Ruby
18 15 (0.21%) MATLAB
18 15 (0.21%) VBScript
19 11 (0.15%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 388 (5.40%) Degree
2 264 (3.67%) Security Cleared
3 240 (3.34%) ISEB
4 159 (2.21%) SC Cleared
5 120 (1.67%) CISSP
6 106 (1.48%) ISTQB
7 92 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
8 72 (1.00%) CISM
9 64 (0.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 54 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
11 53 (0.74%) DV Cleared
12 42 (0.58%) Cisco Certification
13 37 (0.51%) CISA
14 32 (0.45%) MCP
15 29 (0.40%) CCNA
15 29 (0.40%) PMI Certification
16 25 (0.35%) MCSE
17 24 (0.33%) CTC Cleared
18 23 (0.32%) ACCA
18 23 (0.32%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 333 (4.63%) QA
2 224 (3.12%) Data Quality
3 134 (1.86%) MiFID
4 91 (1.27%) SLA
5 69 (0.96%) Solvency II
6 60 (0.84%) EMIR
7 55 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 50 (0.70%) Dodd-Frank
9 40 (0.56%) FATCA
10 36 (0.50%) PCI DSS
11 35 (0.49%) SEPA
12 25 (0.35%) Basel III
13 19 (0.26%) Basel II
13 19 (0.26%) ISO20022
14 18 (0.25%) Disclosure Scotland
14 18 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 16 (0.22%) COREP
16 12 (0.17%) COBIT
17 11 (0.15%) AIFMD
17 11 (0.15%) HL7
System Software
1 425 (5.92%) Active Directory
2 73 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (0.42%) XenApp
4 20 (0.28%) vSphere
5 17 (0.24%) Hyper-V
5 17 (0.24%) Microsoft App-V
6 14 (0.19%) Virtual Desktop
7 13 (0.18%) XenDesktop
8 11 (0.15%) Terminal Services
9 10 (0.14%) VMware ESX
9 10 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
10 7 (0.097%) Firmware
11 6 (0.084%) Terminal Server
12 5 (0.070%) UAG
12 5 (0.070%) Virtual Machines
13 4 (0.056%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 4 (0.056%) Docker
13 4 (0.056%) Virtual Servers
13 4 (0.056%) Xen
14 3 (0.042%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 110 (1.53%) HP Quality Center
2 81 (1.13%) SCCM
3 31 (0.43%) Control-M
4 25 (0.35%) Puppet
5 20 (0.28%) ITRS Geneos
6 19 (0.26%) SCOM
7 15 (0.21%) EnCase
8 13 (0.18%) QRadar
8 13 (0.18%) RSA Archer
9 12 (0.17%) Nagios
10 11 (0.15%) HP Operations Orchestration
10 11 (0.15%) Tivoli
11 10 (0.14%) Nessus
12 9 (0.13%) Backup Exec
13 8 (0.11%) AirWatch
13 8 (0.11%) SCOrch
13 8 (0.11%) WSUS
14 7 (0.097%) BladeLogic
14 7 (0.097%) McAfee ePO
15 6 (0.084%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 771 (10.73%) Microsoft
2 414 (5.76%) Oracle
3 221 (3.08%) SAP
4 206 (2.87%) Citrix
5 146 (2.03%) ServiceNow
6 144 (2.00%) HP
7 121 (1.68%) VMware
8 120 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
9 116 (1.61%) Murex
10 109 (1.52%) Cisco
11 107 (1.49%) Tableau
12 105 (1.46%) IBM
13 103 (1.43%) Bloomberg
14 80 (1.11%) Adobe
15 78 (1.09%) Google
16 63 (0.88%) Sybase
17 60 (0.84%) Remedy
18 58 (0.81%) Reuters
19 53 (0.74%) Splunk
20 50 (0.70%) Cognos
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £400 - £401 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Energon People
Rate: £400 - £500 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: competitive
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £550.00 - £650.00 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
South West London
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £138 Per Day £138.84 Ltd Co. basis
Posted: 9 hours ago
Feltham, Middlesex
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £0.00 - £310.00 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £350 - £450 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £340 to £600 a day
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £400 - £440 per day
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Eaglecliff
Rate: c.£12 Per Hour
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Reed Technology
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Arrows Group
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Spring Technology
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ebury
Rate: £125.00 - £150.00 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
The Datawarehousing Company
Rate: £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Feltham, Middlesex
ninesharp
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £350 to £450 a day
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
JM
Rate: £100 - £125 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: market rate
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Complete Tech Limited
Rate: Up to £110 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Eames Consulting
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago