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 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 4 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 4027 4131 4340
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.96% 18.90% 21.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.50% 20.34% 23.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2928 2858 3073
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £572 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 132 120
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -6.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £25.00 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +11.11%
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
19641 20305 18742
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.49% 92.89% 93.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 13747 13733 12765
Average daily rate £450 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 328 389 436
Average hourly rate £18.50 £18.70 £19.27
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.06% -2.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.35 £44.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.64% -2.85%

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 4 March 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 4 March 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 4 March 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 1088 £425 -5.55% 362
Docklands, London +5 38 £550 +10.00% 10
Bromley +4 29 £425 +6.25% 10
Kingston Upon Thames +4 27 £320 -8.02% 5
Croydon -3 24 £388 -3.72% 5
Feltham -1 19 £338 +11.57% 4
Canary Wharf -1 16 £438 +16.66%
Brentford -8 12 £320 +6.66% 2
Uxbridge -5 10 £281 -3.27% 2
Wembley -1 5 £110 - 2
Paddington +2 4 - -
Hammersmith 0 4 £313 -2.34% 1
Chiswick +12 3 - - 4
Romford +2 3 £275 -31.25% 2
Hounslow 0 3 £400 -5.88% 3
Ealing -1 3 £333 +33.00% 1
Hayes - 3 £200 - 2
Isleworth - 3 £420 - 1
Surbiton +2 2 - - 3
Twickenham -6 2 £200 +21.21%
Harrow - 2 £135 - 1
Chessington - 1 £150 -
Enfield - 1 £275 -
Sidcup - 1 - - 1
Hillingdon - 1 £135 -
Wimbledon - 1 £160 - 2
Finchley - - - -
Mayfair - - - -
Southwark - - - -
West Drayton - - - - 1
South Croydon - - - - 1
Ruislip - - - -
Upminster - - - -
Teddington - - - - 2
Grays - - - -
Beckenham - - - - 5
Carshalton - - - -
Ilford - - - -
New Malden - - - -
Rainham - - - -
Analyst
England

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 2523 (30.21%) Finance
2 1797 (21.52%) Banking
3 1784 (21.36%) SQL
4 1210 (14.49%) Business Analysis
5 1175 (14.07%) Agile Software Development
6 1091 (13.06%) Windows
7 934 (11.18%) Microsoft
8 926 (11.09%) Analytical Skills
9 788 (9.44%) Investment Banking
10 778 (9.32%) Stakeholder Management
11 754 (9.03%) MS Excel
12 698 (8.36%) Project Management
13 656 (7.86%) ITIL
14 645 (7.72%) Data Analysis
15 632 (7.57%) MS Office
16 573 (6.86%) Oracle
17 559 (6.69%) Migration
18 552 (6.61%) User Acceptance Testing
19 536 (6.42%) Retail
20 533 (6.38%) Front Office
21 530 (6.35%) Active Directory
22 521 (6.24%) Degree
23 506 (6.06%) Data Modelling
24 497 (5.95%) SQL Server
25 490 (5.87%) UNIX
26 425 (5.09%) Analytics
27 423 (5.07%) Derivative
28 421 (5.04%) Business Intelligence
29 403 (4.83%) Windows 7
30 392 (4.69%) CRM

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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
1 368 (4.41%) SharePoint
2 194 (2.32%) MS Exchange
3 135 (1.62%) SAS
4 98 (1.17%) CMS
5 94 (1.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 84 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2010
7 74 (0.89%) IIS
8 63 (0.75%) WebSphere
9 56 (0.67%) SharePoint 2010
10 52 (0.62%) Lync
11 47 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2007
12 44 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
13 39 (0.47%) IBM Notes
14 36 (0.43%) Confluence
15 34 (0.41%) WorkSite
16 29 (0.35%) Tomcat
17 25 (0.30%) Adobe CQ
18 20 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2013
19 18 (0.22%) BizTalk Server
20 17 (0.20%) OpenStack
Applications
1 754 (9.03%) MS Excel
2 632 (7.57%) MS Office
3 290 (3.47%) MS Visio
4 285 (3.41%) MS PowerPoint
5 119 (1.42%) MS Project
6 61 (0.73%) Spreadsheet
7 31 (0.37%) SPSS
8 22 (0.26%) PowerPivot
9 13 (0.16%) Photoshop
10 10 (0.12%) InfoPath
11 7 (0.084%) Shockwave
12 5 (0.060%) Adobe Captivate
12 5 (0.060%) AutoCAD
13 4 (0.048%) Final Cut Pro
13 4 (0.048%) FastStats
14 3 (0.036%) Adobe Creative Suite
15 2 (0.024%) Weka
16 1 (0.012%) Open Workbench
16 1 (0.012%) Mingle
16 1 (0.012%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 95 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 70 (0.84%) thinkFolio
3 63 (0.75%) Markit EDM
4 47 (0.56%) Google Analytics
5 30 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
6 25 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
7 23 (0.28%) SAP HR
7 23 (0.28%) Endur
8 22 (0.26%) Summit
9 21 (0.25%) SiteCatalyst
10 20 (0.24%) Cognos TM1
10 20 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
10 20 (0.24%) Oracle EBS R12
11 17 (0.20%) IntelliMatch
11 17 (0.20%) Agresso
12 16 (0.19%) LatentZero
12 16 (0.19%) CODA-Financials
12 16 (0.19%) Oracle General Ledger
12 16 (0.19%) ION MarketView
13 15 (0.18%) Loan IQ
Cloud Services
1 36 (0.43%) Office 365
2 35 (0.42%) SaaS
3 23 (0.28%) Google Apps
4 22 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
5 18 (0.22%) IaaS
6 10 (0.12%) Microsoft Azure
7 9 (0.11%) Force.com
8 7 (0.084%) IBM Blueworks
9 5 (0.060%) Taleo
10 4 (0.048%) Amazon AWS
10 4 (0.048%) PaaS
11 2 (0.024%) GitHub
11 2 (0.024%) SuccessFactors
11 2 (0.024%) LucidChart
11 2 (0.024%) Yammer
12 1 (0.012%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.012%) Amazon EC2
12 1 (0.012%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.012%) Amazon EMR
12 1 (0.012%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 157 (1.88%) LAN
2 138 (1.65%) Firewall
3 135 (1.62%) WAN
3 135 (1.62%) TCP/IP
4 117 (1.40%) VPN
5 95 (1.14%) Internet
6 94 (1.13%) DNS
6 94 (1.13%) SAN
7 66 (0.79%) DHCP
8 61 (0.73%) Wireless
9 60 (0.72%) Network Security
10 51 (0.61%) Intranet
11 45 (0.54%) FTP
12 39 (0.47%) HTTP
13 37 (0.44%) LDAP
13 37 (0.44%) VoIP
14 32 (0.38%) MPLS
15 30 (0.36%) NAS
16 29 (0.35%) Intrusion Detection
17 21 (0.25%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 497 (5.95%) SQL Server
2 367 (4.39%) Data Warehouse
3 204 (2.44%) Relational Database
4 148 (1.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 141 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 127 (1.52%) QlikView
7 106 (1.27%) Data Mining
8 83 (0.99%) MS Access
9 82 (0.98%) Big Data
10 81 (0.97%) RDBMS
11 80 (0.96%) Oracle Database
11 80 (0.96%) SQL Server 2008
12 63 (0.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 52 (0.62%) Crystal Reports
14 46 (0.55%) Hadoop
15 45 (0.54%) Oracle Reports
16 36 (0.43%) MySQL
17 34 (0.41%) Oracle BI EE
18 33 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
19 32 (0.38%) DB2
Development Applications
1 215 (2.57%) JIRA
2 134 (1.60%) Selenium
3 61 (0.73%) Cucumber
4 60 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
5 51 (0.61%) QuickTest Pro
6 50 (0.60%) WebDriver
7 39 (0.47%) Toad
8 38 (0.46%) Visual Studio
9 30 (0.36%) SoapUI
10 29 (0.35%) Subversion
11 28 (0.34%) Jenkins
12 25 (0.30%) Maven
13 22 (0.26%) LoadRunner
13 22 (0.26%) SpecFlow
14 20 (0.24%) JMeter
15 16 (0.19%) ERwin
15 16 (0.19%) Git (software)
16 15 (0.18%) TeamCity
16 15 (0.18%) Talend Open Studio
16 15 (0.18%) ClearCase
General
1 2523 (30.21%) Finance
2 1797 (21.52%) Banking
3 788 (9.44%) Investment Banking
4 536 (6.42%) Retail
5 533 (6.38%) Front Office
6 316 (3.78%) Legal
7 259 (3.10%) Back Office
8 240 (2.87%) Marketing
9 215 (2.57%) Law
10 179 (2.14%) Telecoms
11 137 (1.64%) Financial Institution
12 135 (1.62%) Retail Banking
13 120 (1.44%) Advertising
14 116 (1.39%) Publishing
15 69 (0.83%) Games
16 49 (0.59%) French Language
17 42 (0.50%) Manufacturing
18 41 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
19 40 (0.48%) Billing
20 39 (0.47%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 289 (3.46%) .NET
2 235 (2.81%) XML
3 140 (1.68%) HTML
4 131 (1.57%) Middleware
5 103 (1.23%) Web Services
6 85 (1.02%) FIX Protocol
7 58 (0.69%) FpML
7 58 (0.69%) SOAP
8 49 (0.59%) ASP.NET
9 45 (0.54%) XSLT
10 41 (0.49%) CSS
11 34 (0.41%) HTML5
12 30 (0.36%) REST
13 28 (0.34%) .NET Framework
14 26 (0.31%) jQuery
15 21 (0.25%) JSP
16 20 (0.24%) RESTful
17 19 (0.23%) JSON
17 19 (0.23%) WCF
18 17 (0.20%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 926 (11.09%) Analytical Skills
2 423 (5.07%) Derivative
3 288 (3.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 283 (3.39%) Fixed Income
5 271 (3.25%) Management Information System
6 235 (2.81%) Equities
7 206 (2.47%) NHS
8 188 (2.25%) Blackberry
9 161 (1.93%) Market Risk
10 154 (1.84%) User Experience
11 144 (1.72%) Credit Risk
12 105 (1.26%) Computer Science
13 101 (1.21%) SWIFT
14 99 (1.19%) Visualisation
15 93 (1.11%) Mathematics
16 88 (1.05%) Data Integration
17 84 (1.01%) Mobile App
18 83 (0.99%) Statistics
19 77 (0.92%) FMCG
20 69 (0.83%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1091 (13.06%) Windows
2 490 (5.87%) UNIX
3 403 (4.83%) Windows 7
4 260 (3.11%) Linux
5 184 (2.20%) Windows Server 2008
6 178 (2.13%) Windows XP
7 134 (1.60%) Windows Server 2003
8 95 (1.14%) Android
9 70 (0.84%) Apple iOS
10 63 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
11 56 (0.67%) Windows 8
12 50 (0.60%) Solaris
13 31 (0.37%) Windows Vista
14 26 (0.31%) AIX
15 25 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 21 (0.25%) Mac OS X
17 20 (0.24%) Mac OS
18 10 (0.12%) Windows Mobile
19 8 (0.096%) Ubuntu
20 5 (0.060%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1210 (14.49%) Business Analysis
2 1175 (14.07%) Agile Software Development
3 778 (9.32%) Stakeholder Management
4 698 (8.36%) Project Management
5 656 (7.86%) ITIL
6 645 (7.72%) Data Analysis
7 559 (6.69%) Migration
8 552 (6.61%) User Acceptance Testing
9 506 (6.06%) Data Modelling
10 425 (5.09%) Analytics
11 421 (5.04%) Business Intelligence
12 392 (4.69%) CRM
13 342 (4.10%) Change Management
14 327 (3.92%) E-Commerce
15 307 (3.68%) Scrum
16 296 (3.54%) Risk Management
17 293 (3.51%) Test Scripting
18 289 (3.46%) Asset Management
19 277 (3.32%) Workflow
20 271 (3.25%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1784 (21.36%) SQL
2 378 (4.53%) Java
3 233 (2.79%) VBA
4 197 (2.36%) C#
5 125 (1.50%) JavaScript
6 109 (1.31%) Python
7 105 (1.26%) Perl
8 93 (1.11%) Shell Script
9 92 (1.10%) C++
10 89 (1.07%) PL/SQL
11 88 (1.05%) T-SQL
12 84 (1.01%) C
13 81 (0.97%) VB
14 72 (0.86%) PowerShell
15 52 (0.62%) VBScript
16 42 (0.50%) R
17 40 (0.48%) Ruby
18 38 (0.46%) Bash Shell
19 33 (0.40%) Korn
20 30 (0.36%) PHP
Qualifications
1 521 (6.24%) Degree
2 228 (2.73%) Security Cleared
3 220 (2.63%) ISEB
4 110 (1.32%) SC Cleared
5 92 (1.10%) VCP4
6 84 (1.01%) ISTQB
7 82 (0.98%) CISSP
8 77 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
9 69 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
10 61 (0.73%) CISM
11 54 (0.65%) DV Cleared
12 53 (0.63%) MCP
13 48 (0.57%) Cisco Certification
14 41 (0.49%) MCSE
15 39 (0.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 35 (0.42%) MOS
17 34 (0.41%) CCNA
18 32 (0.38%) PMI Certification
19 31 (0.37%) CISA
20 30 (0.36%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 383 (4.59%) QA
2 143 (1.71%) SLA
3 93 (1.11%) EMIR
4 91 (1.09%) Data Quality
5 85 (1.02%) Dodd-Frank
6 71 (0.85%) Solvency II
7 61 (0.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 53 (0.63%) FATCA
9 49 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 32 (0.38%) MiFID
11 29 (0.35%) Basel III
12 23 (0.28%) ISO 9001
13 19 (0.23%) COREP
14 17 (0.20%) GAAP
15 15 (0.18%) CRD IV
16 14 (0.17%) Basel II
17 13 (0.16%) FINREP
18 11 (0.13%) PCI DSS
19 10 (0.12%) HL7
20 9 (0.11%) COBIT
System Software
1 530 (6.35%) Active Directory
2 108 (1.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 73 (0.87%) XenApp
4 53 (0.63%) Hyper-V
5 30 (0.36%) VMware ESX
6 29 (0.35%) XenDesktop
7 21 (0.25%) vSphere
8 17 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
8 17 (0.20%) Terminal Server
9 14 (0.17%) Xen
9 14 (0.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 13 (0.16%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 11 (0.13%) Terminal Services
11 11 (0.13%) Microsoft App-V
12 10 (0.12%) NFS
12 10 (0.12%) VMware Server
13 8 (0.096%) NLBS
14 5 (0.060%) DFS Replication
14 5 (0.060%) Firmware
14 5 (0.060%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 139 (1.66%) HP Quality Center
2 107 (1.28%) SCCM
3 28 (0.34%) SCOM
4 27 (0.32%) ITRS Geneos
5 22 (0.26%) Backup Exec
5 22 (0.26%) Control-M
6 15 (0.18%) SCVMM
7 14 (0.17%) NetBackup
7 14 (0.17%) WSUS
8 13 (0.16%) EdgeSight
8 13 (0.16%) HP SIM
9 12 (0.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 12 (0.14%) Puppet
10 11 (0.13%) MOM
11 10 (0.12%) Tivoli
12 9 (0.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 7 (0.084%) Cisco Prime
13 7 (0.084%) MIMEsweeper
13 7 (0.084%) MAILsweeper
14 5 (0.060%) DatAdvantage
Vendors
1 934 (11.18%) Microsoft
2 573 (6.86%) Oracle
3 304 (3.64%) Citrix
4 259 (3.10%) SAP
5 213 (2.55%) VMware
6 172 (2.06%) HP
7 163 (1.95%) Salesforce.com
8 141 (1.69%) Cisco
9 139 (1.66%) Business Objects
10 136 (1.63%) IBM
10 136 (1.63%) Tableau
11 115 (1.38%) Sybase
11 115 (1.38%) Cognos
12 113 (1.35%) Bloomberg
13 89 (1.07%) Google
14 78 (0.93%) Murex
15 76 (0.91%) Siebel
16 75 (0.90%) Remedy
17 68 (0.81%) Adobe
18 65 (0.78%) ServiceNow
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