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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 4 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 4475 4353 4945
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.87% 18.18% 19.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.39% 19.63% 21.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 3132 3026 3434
Average daily rate
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£425 £401 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.11% -5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 135 180
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.65 £32.50 £27.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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
21943 22179 23245
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.52% 92.65% 92.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 15426 15072 15942
Average daily rate £450 £425 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
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 321 416 451
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.90 £45.00 £42.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 28 August 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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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 -2 1056 £425 - 221
Canary Wharf +3 51 £400 -8.57%
Docklands, London +1 45 £450 -18.18% 1
Feltham +4 26 £349 +32.76% 3
Croydon -5 26 £350 -6.66% 7
Kingston Upon Thames +4 25 £375 +78.57% 6
Bromley +4 20 £375 +7.14%
Uxbridge -2 15 £325 -3.70% 4
Brentford +1 10 £325 -17.72% 3
Chiswick 0 9 £425 +7.93%
Hammersmith +1 8 £281 -40.78%
Twickenham 0 6 £300 - 3
Paddington - 6 £500 -
Hounslow 0 4 £305 +22.00% 4
Teddington 0 3 £250 +150.00% 1
Wimbledon -1 3 £343 +71.25% 2
Ilford 0 2 £251 -
Hackney 0 2 £325 -
Harrow -2 2 - - 2
Romford -3 2 - - 1
Chessington -5 2 - -
Hayes - 2 £236 -
Isleworth - 2 £313 -
Barking +1 1 £350 +94.44% 1
Southall 0 1 - -
Sidcup -2 1 £380 -
Mayfair -2 1 £250 -
Ealing -3 1 - -
Greenwich -3 1 - -
Lewisham - 1 - -
Surbiton - 1 - - 3
Wembley - 1 £155 -
Beckenham - 1 - -
Mitcham - 1 - -
Analyst
England

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 2922 (34.67%) Finance
2 1818 (21.57%) Banking
3 1651 (19.59%) SQL
4 1434 (17.01%) Business Analysis
5 1217 (14.44%) Agile Software Development
6 1051 (12.47%) Microsoft
7 1040 (12.34%) Analytical Skills
8 912 (10.82%) Windows
9 862 (10.23%) Stakeholder Management
10 851 (10.10%) MS Excel
11 726 (8.61%) Investment Banking
12 665 (7.89%) MS Office
13 656 (7.78%) Project Management
14 618 (7.33%) ITIL
15 588 (6.98%) User Acceptance Testing
16 587 (6.96%) Data Analysis
17 543 (6.44%) Active Directory
18 541 (6.42%) Retail
19 523 (6.21%) Business Intelligence
20 510 (6.05%) Oracle
21 501 (5.94%) Migration
22 474 (5.62%) SQL Server
23 456 (5.41%) Front Office
24 453 (5.37%) Degree
25 420 (4.98%) CRM
26 412 (4.89%) Asset Management
27 408 (4.84%) QA
28 395 (4.69%) Data Warehouse
29 394 (4.67%) Java
30 390 (4.63%) Data Modelling

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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
1 314 (3.73%) SharePoint
2 188 (2.23%) MS Exchange
3 169 (2.01%) SAS
4 100 (1.19%) CMS
5 85 (1.01%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 84 (1.00%) IIS
7 66 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2010
8 64 (0.76%) WebSphere
9 44 (0.52%) WorkSite
10 43 (0.51%) Lync
11 39 (0.46%) Tomcat
12 37 (0.44%) Confluence
13 35 (0.42%) IBM Notes
14 33 (0.39%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 31 (0.37%) BizTalk Server
16 30 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2007
17 29 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
17 29 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
18 24 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2013
19 22 (0.26%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 851 (10.10%) MS Excel
2 665 (7.89%) MS Office
3 298 (3.54%) MS PowerPoint
4 272 (3.23%) MS Visio
5 118 (1.40%) MS Project
6 61 (0.72%) Spreadsheet
7 44 (0.52%) SPSS
8 19 (0.23%) PowerPivot
9 14 (0.17%) Open Workbench
10 8 (0.095%) FastStats
11 4 (0.047%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 3 (0.036%) InfoPath
13 2 (0.024%) Photoshop
13 2 (0.024%) MicroStation
13 2 (0.024%) AutoCAD
14 1 (0.012%) Mathematica
14 1 (0.012%) Adobe Illustrator
14 1 (0.012%) InDesign
14 1 (0.012%) Pro/ENGINEER
14 1 (0.012%) Casewise Modeler
Business Applications
1 184 (2.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 48 (0.57%) Oracle EBS
3 42 (0.50%) thinkFolio
3 42 (0.50%) Markit EDM
4 41 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
5 34 (0.40%) Oracle Financials
5 34 (0.40%) Oracle General Ledger
6 28 (0.33%) Oracle EBS R12
7 27 (0.32%) SAP FI
7 27 (0.32%) SimCorp Dimension
8 26 (0.31%) Summit
9 23 (0.27%) SAP CO
9 23 (0.27%) SAP FI/CO
10 22 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 22 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
11 21 (0.25%) Oracle Receivables
12 20 (0.24%) LatentZero
13 19 (0.23%) SAP HR
14 18 (0.21%) Agresso
14 18 (0.21%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 71 (0.84%) Office 365
2 48 (0.57%) SaaS
3 38 (0.45%) Google Analytics
4 29 (0.34%) Amazon AWS
5 24 (0.28%) Adobe Analytics
6 19 (0.23%) Google Apps
6 19 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
7 13 (0.15%) IBM Blueworks
7 13 (0.15%) Microsoft Azure
8 8 (0.095%) Cloud Computing
9 7 (0.083%) Force.com
10 6 (0.071%) Taleo
10 6 (0.071%) SuccessFactors
11 5 (0.059%) Yammer
11 5 (0.059%) GitHub
12 4 (0.047%) PaaS
12 4 (0.047%) Amazon EC2
12 4 (0.047%) Lucidchart
13 3 (0.036%) Google Drive
13 3 (0.036%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 142 (1.68%) Firewall
2 137 (1.63%) LAN
3 127 (1.51%) TCP/IP
4 125 (1.48%) WAN
5 82 (0.97%) DNS
6 80 (0.95%) Internet
7 61 (0.72%) VPN
8 58 (0.69%) Network Security
9 57 (0.68%) DHCP
10 55 (0.65%) Intranet
11 50 (0.59%) SAN
12 37 (0.44%) SSL
13 35 (0.42%) Wireless
14 32 (0.38%) VoIP
15 31 (0.37%) BIG-IP
16 30 (0.36%) HTTP
17 27 (0.32%) IPsec
18 26 (0.31%) LDAP
19 25 (0.30%) MPLS
19 25 (0.30%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 474 (5.62%) SQL Server
2 395 (4.69%) Data Warehouse
3 198 (2.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 152 (1.80%) Relational Database
5 150 (1.78%) BusinessObjects
6 146 (1.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 119 (1.41%) QlikView
8 106 (1.26%) Data Mining
9 91 (1.08%) Big Data
10 80 (0.95%) Oracle Database
11 77 (0.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 73 (0.87%) MS Access
13 69 (0.82%) RDBMS
13 69 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
14 50 (0.59%) SQL Server 2012
15 46 (0.55%) Hadoop
16 43 (0.51%) Oracle Reports
17 38 (0.45%) DB2
17 38 (0.45%) Crystal Reports
18 32 (0.38%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 230 (2.73%) JIRA
2 108 (1.28%) Selenium
3 75 (0.89%) Team Foundation Server
4 67 (0.79%) Cucumber
5 44 (0.52%) Visual Studio
6 38 (0.45%) LoadRunner
7 34 (0.40%) Jenkins
8 32 (0.38%) HP UFT
9 30 (0.36%) Subversion
10 29 (0.34%) SoapUI
11 28 (0.33%) WebDriver
12 24 (0.28%) SpecFlow
13 23 (0.27%) FitNesse
14 20 (0.24%) Git (software)
15 19 (0.23%) Maven
15 19 (0.23%) Eclipse
16 17 (0.20%) Toad
16 17 (0.20%) Rational Rose
17 16 (0.19%) Ant
18 13 (0.15%) JUnit
General
1 2922 (34.67%) Finance
2 1818 (21.57%) Banking
3 726 (8.61%) Investment Banking
4 541 (6.42%) Retail
5 456 (5.41%) Front Office
6 336 (3.99%) Legal
7 239 (2.84%) Back Office
8 236 (2.80%) Marketing
9 223 (2.65%) Law
10 159 (1.89%) Telecoms
11 141 (1.67%) Financial Institution
12 129 (1.53%) Retail Banking
13 120 (1.42%) Advertising
14 65 (0.77%) Billing
15 62 (0.74%) General Ledger
16 59 (0.70%) Publishing
17 46 (0.55%) Corporate Banking
18 42 (0.50%) Games
19 35 (0.42%) Manufacturing
20 31 (0.37%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 324 (3.84%) .NET
2 174 (2.06%) XML
3 135 (1.60%) Web Services
4 90 (1.07%) Middleware
5 88 (1.04%) HTML
6 72 (0.85%) FIX Protocol
7 53 (0.63%) ASP.NET
8 45 (0.53%) SOAP
9 41 (0.49%) CSS
10 38 (0.45%) FpML
11 36 (0.43%) WCF
12 33 (0.39%) Gherkin
13 30 (0.36%) .NET Framework
13 30 (0.36%) JSON
14 28 (0.33%) RESTful
14 28 (0.33%) HTML5
15 27 (0.32%) REST
16 25 (0.30%) AngularJS
16 25 (0.30%) J2EE
16 25 (0.30%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1040 (12.34%) Analytical Skills
2 362 (4.30%) Derivative
3 319 (3.79%) Fixed Income
4 280 (3.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 267 (3.17%) Equities
6 241 (2.86%) Management Information System
7 185 (2.20%) NHS
8 174 (2.06%) Blackberry
9 148 (1.76%) Credit Risk
10 127 (1.51%) User Experience
11 124 (1.47%) Market Risk
12 107 (1.27%) Data Centre
13 95 (1.13%) SWIFT
13 95 (1.13%) Statistics
14 93 (1.10%) Computer Science
15 89 (1.06%) Reference Data
16 83 (0.98%) Mathematics
17 79 (0.94%) Visualisation
18 78 (0.93%) Data Structures
19 71 (0.84%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 912 (10.82%) Windows
2 384 (4.56%) Windows 7
3 311 (3.69%) UNIX
4 232 (2.75%) Linux
5 209 (2.48%) Windows Server 2008
6 135 (1.60%) Windows Server 2003
7 130 (1.54%) Windows XP
8 92 (1.09%) Android
8 92 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
9 58 (0.69%) Windows 8
10 51 (0.61%) Apple iOS
11 49 (0.58%) Mac OS X
12 23 (0.27%) Solaris
13 22 (0.26%) AIX
14 20 (0.24%) Windows Vista
15 18 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 17 (0.20%) zOS
17 12 (0.14%) Mac OS
18 6 (0.071%) Windows Phone
19 5 (0.059%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1434 (17.01%) Business Analysis
2 1217 (14.44%) Agile Software Development
3 862 (10.23%) Stakeholder Management
4 656 (7.78%) Project Management
5 618 (7.33%) ITIL
6 588 (6.98%) User Acceptance Testing
7 587 (6.96%) Data Analysis
8 523 (6.21%) Business Intelligence
9 501 (5.94%) Migration
10 420 (4.98%) CRM
11 412 (4.89%) Asset Management
12 390 (4.63%) Data Modelling
13 385 (4.57%) Scrum
14 370 (4.39%) Analytics
15 342 (4.06%) User Stories
16 336 (3.99%) Change Management
17 334 (3.96%) Use Case
18 310 (3.68%) Test Scripting
19 296 (3.51%) SDLC
20 275 (3.26%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1651 (19.59%) SQL
2 394 (4.67%) Java
3 264 (3.13%) VBA
4 248 (2.94%) C#
5 146 (1.73%) T-SQL
6 134 (1.59%) JavaScript
7 113 (1.34%) Python
8 96 (1.14%) PowerShell
9 95 (1.13%) Perl
10 78 (0.93%) VB
11 66 (0.78%) C++
12 65 (0.77%) PL/SQL
13 62 (0.74%) Shell Script
14 60 (0.71%) R
15 44 (0.52%) C
16 29 (0.34%) VBScript
17 28 (0.33%) Ruby
18 26 (0.31%) PHP
19 25 (0.30%) VB.NET
20 19 (0.23%) Korn
Qualifications
1 453 (5.37%) Degree
2 234 (2.78%) ISEB
3 182 (2.16%) Security Cleared
4 100 (1.19%) SC Cleared
5 87 (1.03%) ISTQB
6 82 (0.97%) CISSP
7 78 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
8 60 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
9 43 (0.51%) CISM
10 41 (0.49%) ACCA
11 38 (0.45%) CIMA
11 38 (0.45%) PMI Certification
12 37 (0.44%) CISA
13 35 (0.42%) DV Cleared
13 35 (0.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 31 (0.37%) MCP
15 26 (0.31%) MCSE
16 25 (0.30%) Cisco Certification
16 25 (0.30%) PMP
17 23 (0.27%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 408 (4.84%) QA
2 125 (1.48%) SLA
3 123 (1.46%) EMIR
4 101 (1.20%) Data Quality
5 94 (1.12%) Dodd-Frank
6 91 (1.08%) MiFID
7 72 (0.85%) Solvency II
8 59 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 48 (0.57%) FATCA
10 40 (0.47%) Basel III
11 36 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 27 (0.32%) PCI DSS
13 22 (0.26%) AIFMD
14 21 (0.25%) GAAP
15 19 (0.23%) COREP
16 17 (0.20%) CRD IV
17 15 (0.18%) COBIT
18 8 (0.095%) Basel II
19 6 (0.071%) ISO 9000
19 6 (0.071%) UCITS
System Software
1 543 (6.44%) Active Directory
2 90 (1.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (0.44%) XenApp
4 32 (0.38%) vSphere
5 25 (0.30%) Hyper-V
6 21 (0.25%) NLBS
7 16 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
8 14 (0.17%) XenDesktop
8 14 (0.17%) Snort
9 13 (0.15%) Microsoft App-V
10 11 (0.13%) VMware ESX
11 10 (0.12%) Xen
12 9 (0.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 6 (0.071%) DFS Replication
13 6 (0.071%) Terminal Server
14 5 (0.059%) VMware Server
15 4 (0.047%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 4 (0.047%) Squid
15 4 (0.047%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 4 (0.047%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 125 (1.48%) HP Quality Center
2 118 (1.40%) SCCM
3 27 (0.32%) Control-M
4 23 (0.27%) Tivoli
5 22 (0.26%) WSUS
5 22 (0.26%) AirWatch
6 19 (0.23%) ITRS Geneos
6 19 (0.23%) SCOM
7 18 (0.21%) Backup Exec
8 17 (0.20%) BladeLogic
9 14 (0.17%) CA Single Sign-On
10 11 (0.13%) Nessus
11 10 (0.12%) Nagios
11 10 (0.12%) Puppet
12 9 (0.11%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 8 (0.095%) NetBackup
14 6 (0.071%) DameWare
14 6 (0.071%) Tivoli Storage Manager
15 5 (0.059%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
15 5 (0.059%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 1051 (12.47%) Microsoft
2 510 (6.05%) Oracle
3 288 (3.42%) SAP
4 264 (3.13%) Citrix
5 170 (2.02%) VMware
6 162 (1.92%) HP
7 160 (1.90%) Cisco
8 128 (1.52%) IBM
9 116 (1.38%) Salesforce.com
10 109 (1.29%) Tableau
11 89 (1.06%) ServiceNow
11 89 (1.06%) Google
12 85 (1.01%) Cognos
13 78 (0.93%) Sybase
14 74 (0.88%) CheckPoint
15 72 (0.85%) Murex
16 71 (0.84%) Adobe
16 71 (0.84%) Bloomberg
17 70 (0.83%) Apple
18 62 (0.74%) Remedy
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