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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 4 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 3439 4291 4345
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.52% 18.19% 18.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.33% 19.19% 19.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 2456 3025 2988
Median daily rate £425 £420 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £332
% change year-on-year
- +5.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 124 147
Median hourly rate £15.55 £17.90 £17.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.12% +3.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.85 £11.65 £12.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.70 £24.25 £31.29
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- -3.33%
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
21057 22355 22117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 95.05% 94.75% 95.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 15093 15692 15165
Median daily rate £450 £444 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% +4.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 222 374 414
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.78 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.17 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

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 26 July 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 26 July 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 26 July 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 -2 564 £450 +5.88% 181
Croydon -4 34 £350 - 3
Canary Wharf -3 29 £395 +21.53%
Feltham +1 20 £396 +8.12% 2
Uxbridge +2 15 £360 +14.28% 2
Bromley -8 12 £325 -18.75% 2
Docklands, London -3 10 £563 +14.79%
Hammersmith +5 8 £400 +33.33%
Kingston Upon Thames -4 7 £380 +13.43% 6
Brentford -3 6 £258 -27.57% 1
Paddington +3 5 £297 -40.70%
Ealing +4 4 £343 - 1
Romford -1 4 £275 -
Twickenham -2 4 £325 -31.57%
Hayes -5 4 £395 +9.72%
Westminster - 4 - - 1
Barking 0 3 - -
Greenwich 0 2 £298 -
Harrow -9 2 £300 -
Southwark - 2 - -
Ilford +3 1 £200 -30.43%
Southall -1 1 - -
Wimbledon -2 1 £200 -
Chiswick -2 1 - -
Hounslow -2 1 £347 +13.77% 2
Barnet - 1 - - 1
Beckenham - 1 £325 - 1
Dagenham - 1 - -
Osterley - 1 £470 -
Hillingdon - 1 £160 -
Clapham - 1 £388 -
Analyst
England

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 2322 (32.23%) Finance
2 1343 (18.64%) Banking
3 1305 (18.11%) SQL
4 1263 (17.53%) Agile Software Development
5 1179 (16.36%) Business Analysis
6 876 (12.16%) Analytical Skills
7 843 (11.70%) Stakeholder Management
8 787 (10.92%) Microsoft
9 656 (9.10%) Windows
10 652 (9.05%) MS Excel
11 586 (8.13%) Data Analysis
12 544 (7.55%) Project Management
13 542 (7.52%) Retail
14 517 (7.18%) MS Office
15 505 (7.01%) ITIL
16 480 (6.66%) Investment Banking
17 473 (6.56%) User Acceptance Testing
18 464 (6.44%) Migration
19 434 (6.02%) Business Intelligence
20 423 (5.87%) Oracle
21 422 (5.86%) Active Directory
22 402 (5.58%) Degree
23 372 (5.16%) User Stories
24 365 (5.07%) Change Management
25 361 (5.01%) Scrum
26 354 (4.91%) Front Office
27 345 (4.79%) Analytics
28 339 (4.71%) SQL Server
29 332 (4.61%) QA
30 320 (4.44%) 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 (3.46%) SharePoint
2 132 (1.83%) SAS
3 121 (1.68%) MS Exchange
4 77 (1.07%) CMS
5 62 (0.86%) Confluence
6 49 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2010
7 45 (0.62%) IIS
8 44 (0.61%) Skype for Business
9 43 (0.60%) WebSphere
10 37 (0.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 27 (0.37%) Tomcat
12 26 (0.36%) Apache
13 23 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
14 21 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2007
15 19 (0.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 19 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2013
16 14 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2003
16 14 (0.19%) IBM Notes
16 14 (0.19%) SharePoint 2010
17 12 (0.17%) JBoss
Applications
1 652 (9.05%) MS Excel
2 517 (7.18%) MS Office
3 267 (3.71%) MS PowerPoint
4 215 (2.98%) MS Visio
5 106 (1.47%) MS Project
6 70 (0.97%) Spreadsheet
7 19 (0.26%) SPSS
8 7 (0.097%) Mingle
9 3 (0.042%) LaTeX
9 3 (0.042%) OmniGraffle
10 1 (0.014%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.014%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.014%) CPLEX
10 1 (0.014%) EViews
10 1 (0.014%) FrameMaker
10 1 (0.014%) Gliffy
10 1 (0.014%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.014%) Mathematica
10 1 (0.014%) Open Workbench
10 1 (0.014%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 94 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 27 (0.37%) Markit EDM
3 23 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
3 23 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 22 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
5 21 (0.29%) SAP HR
6 19 (0.26%) SAP FI
7 18 (0.25%) Oracle Financials
8 17 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
8 17 (0.24%) Oracle EBS R12
8 17 (0.24%) SAP CO
8 17 (0.24%) SAP FI/CO
9 16 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
9 16 (0.22%) thinkFolio
9 16 (0.22%) Unit4 Business World
10 15 (0.21%) RMDS
11 14 (0.19%) Adobe Campaign
11 14 (0.19%) Hi Portfolio
11 14 (0.19%) Summit
12 11 (0.15%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 110 (1.53%) Office 365
2 43 (0.60%) Google Analytics
3 36 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 34 (0.47%) Amazon AWS
5 32 (0.44%) SaaS
6 27 (0.37%) Adobe Analytics
6 27 (0.37%) SuccessFactors
7 22 (0.31%) IaaS
7 22 (0.31%) PaaS
8 18 (0.25%) IBM Blueworks
9 15 (0.21%) Google Apps
10 14 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
11 7 (0.097%) OneDrive
12 6 (0.083%) AdWords
12 6 (0.083%) Basecamp
12 6 (0.083%) Google Cloud Platform
12 6 (0.083%) Veeva
13 5 (0.069%) Taleo
14 4 (0.056%) Amazon EC2
14 4 (0.056%) BlueKai
Communications & Networking
1 129 (1.79%) TCP/IP
2 101 (1.40%) Firewall
3 92 (1.28%) DNS
4 72 (1.00%) VPN
5 69 (0.96%) WAN
6 63 (0.87%) DHCP
7 61 (0.85%) Internet
8 59 (0.82%) Network Security
9 58 (0.80%) LAN
10 43 (0.60%) HTTP
11 40 (0.56%) SAN
12 39 (0.54%) Wireless
13 34 (0.47%) Intranet
14 25 (0.35%) VoIP
15 24 (0.33%) SSL
16 23 (0.32%) Intrusion Detection
16 23 (0.32%) Skype
17 22 (0.31%) Broadband
18 20 (0.28%) Remote Desktop
19 16 (0.22%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 339 (4.71%) SQL Server
2 281 (3.90%) Data Warehouse
3 159 (2.21%) Relational Database
4 114 (1.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 107 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 88 (1.22%) Big Data
7 84 (1.17%) BusinessObjects
8 77 (1.07%) Data Mining
9 74 (1.03%) QlikView
10 71 (0.99%) Oracle Database
11 59 (0.82%) MS Access
12 56 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 52 (0.72%) Hadoop
14 51 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
15 42 (0.58%) Data Mart
16 40 (0.56%) MySQL
17 33 (0.46%) RDBMS
18 31 (0.43%) Crystal Reports
18 31 (0.43%) NoSQL
19 27 (0.37%) DB2
Development Applications
1 266 (3.69%) JIRA
2 125 (1.73%) Selenium
3 70 (0.97%) Cucumber
4 55 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
5 47 (0.65%) WebDriver
6 45 (0.62%) Jenkins
7 44 (0.61%) HP UFT
8 40 (0.56%) SoapUI
9 39 (0.54%) Subversion
10 31 (0.43%) SpecFlow
11 30 (0.42%) JMeter
11 30 (0.42%) Visual Studio
12 29 (0.40%) Git (software)
12 29 (0.40%) LoadRunner
13 20 (0.28%) Maven
13 20 (0.28%) Rational Rose
13 20 (0.28%) Toad
14 15 (0.21%) Eclipse
14 15 (0.21%) Protractor
15 14 (0.19%) Ant
General
1 2322 (32.23%) Finance
2 1343 (18.64%) Banking
3 542 (7.52%) Retail
4 480 (6.66%) Investment Banking
5 354 (4.91%) Front Office
6 267 (3.71%) Legal
7 238 (3.30%) Marketing
8 157 (2.18%) Back Office
9 148 (2.05%) Law
10 136 (1.89%) Telecoms
11 124 (1.72%) Financial Institution
12 113 (1.57%) Retail Banking
13 86 (1.19%) Advertising
14 73 (1.01%) Publishing
15 61 (0.85%) Billing
16 54 (0.75%) Games
17 38 (0.53%) Manufacturing
18 33 (0.46%) General Ledger
19 30 (0.42%) Corporate Banking
20 26 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 160 (2.22%) .NET
2 147 (2.04%) XML
3 117 (1.62%) Web Services
4 105 (1.46%) HTML
5 63 (0.87%) CSS
6 56 (0.78%) SOAP
7 54 (0.75%) FIX Protocol
8 53 (0.74%) Gherkin
9 47 (0.65%) Middleware
10 38 (0.53%) REST
11 33 (0.46%) AngularJS
11 33 (0.46%) ASP.NET
11 33 (0.46%) HTML5
12 26 (0.36%) J2EE
13 25 (0.35%) FpML
14 24 (0.33%) Murex MxML
15 22 (0.31%) JSON
16 21 (0.29%) .NET Framework
17 20 (0.28%) jQuery
18 19 (0.26%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 876 (12.16%) Analytical Skills
2 237 (3.29%) Derivative
3 233 (3.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 225 (3.12%) Fixed Income
5 224 (3.11%) Management Information System
6 214 (2.97%) Equities
7 159 (2.21%) User Experience
8 157 (2.18%) Credit Risk
9 101 (1.40%) NHS
10 100 (1.39%) Market Risk
11 96 (1.33%) Visualisation
12 95 (1.32%) Blackberry
13 71 (0.99%) Mobile App
14 70 (0.97%) Mathematics
15 68 (0.94%) Reference Data
16 66 (0.92%) Statistics
17 65 (0.90%) Computer Science
18 48 (0.67%) Data Extraction
18 48 (0.67%) Data Structures
18 48 (0.67%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 656 (9.10%) Windows
2 259 (3.59%) Unix
3 257 (3.57%) Windows 7
4 210 (2.91%) Linux
5 169 (2.35%) Windows Server
6 90 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 82 (1.14%) Windows 8
8 72 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 55 (0.76%) Windows XP
10 52 (0.72%) Windows Server 2003
11 47 (0.65%) Mac OS X
11 47 (0.65%) Windows 10
12 46 (0.64%) Android
13 42 (0.58%) Apple iOS
14 30 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 18 (0.25%) Solaris
16 8 (0.11%) Ubuntu
16 8 (0.11%) Windows 2000
16 8 (0.11%) Windows Vista
17 7 (0.097%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1263 (17.53%) Agile Software Development
2 1179 (16.36%) Business Analysis
3 843 (11.70%) Stakeholder Management
4 586 (8.13%) Data Analysis
5 544 (7.55%) Project Management
6 505 (7.01%) ITIL
7 473 (6.56%) User Acceptance Testing
8 464 (6.44%) Migration
9 434 (6.02%) Business Intelligence
10 372 (5.16%) User Stories
11 365 (5.07%) Change Management
12 361 (5.01%) Scrum
13 345 (4.79%) Analytics
14 320 (4.44%) CRM
15 318 (4.41%) SDLC
16 314 (4.36%) Data Modelling
17 312 (4.33%) Test Scripting
18 310 (4.30%) Asset Management
19 270 (3.75%) Use Case
20 260 (3.61%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1305 (18.11%) SQL
2 284 (3.94%) Java
3 205 (2.85%) C#
4 176 (2.44%) VBA
5 135 (1.87%) Python
6 130 (1.80%) JavaScript
7 94 (1.30%) PowerShell
8 85 (1.18%) C++
9 81 (1.12%) PL/SQL
9 81 (1.12%) T-SQL
10 73 (1.01%) Perl
11 60 (0.83%) VB
12 52 (0.72%) R
12 52 (0.72%) Shell Script
13 45 (0.62%) C
14 34 (0.47%) PHP
15 23 (0.32%) Ruby
16 22 (0.31%) MATLAB
17 16 (0.22%) VBScript
18 14 (0.19%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 402 (5.58%) Degree
2 265 (3.68%) Security Cleared
3 230 (3.19%) ISEB
4 166 (2.30%) SC Cleared
5 121 (1.68%) CISSP
6 104 (1.44%) ISTQB
7 86 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
8 73 (1.01%) CISM
9 58 (0.80%) DV Cleared
10 55 (0.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 52 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
12 46 (0.64%) Cisco Certification
13 34 (0.47%) CCNA
14 32 (0.44%) CISA
15 31 (0.43%) MCP
16 26 (0.36%) MCSE
17 22 (0.31%) BPSS Clearance
17 22 (0.31%) PMI Certification
18 20 (0.28%) CTC Cleared
19 19 (0.26%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 332 (4.61%) QA
2 202 (2.80%) Data Quality
3 141 (1.96%) MiFID
4 104 (1.44%) SLA
5 75 (1.04%) Solvency II
6 59 (0.82%) EMIR
7 53 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 45 (0.62%) Dodd-Frank
9 40 (0.56%) FATCA
10 38 (0.53%) SEPA
11 32 (0.44%) PCI DSS
12 24 (0.33%) Basel III
12 24 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 20 (0.28%) Disclosure Scotland
13 20 (0.28%) ISO20022
14 17 (0.24%) Basel II
15 16 (0.22%) COREP
16 12 (0.17%) SDET
17 11 (0.15%) COBIT
18 9 (0.12%) CRD IV
System Software
1 422 (5.86%) Active Directory
2 72 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (0.42%) XenApp
4 20 (0.28%) vSphere
5 18 (0.25%) Hyper-V
6 17 (0.24%) Microsoft App-V
7 16 (0.22%) XenDesktop
8 15 (0.21%) Virtual Desktop
9 13 (0.18%) Terminal Services
10 10 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
11 8 (0.11%) VMware ESX
12 7 (0.097%) Firmware
12 7 (0.097%) Virtual Machines
13 6 (0.083%) Terminal Server
14 4 (0.056%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 4 (0.056%) UAG
14 4 (0.056%) Virtual Servers
15 3 (0.042%) BitLocker
15 3 (0.042%) DFS Replication
15 3 (0.042%) Docker
Systems Management
1 106 (1.47%) HP Quality Center
2 82 (1.14%) SCCM
3 34 (0.47%) Control-M
4 25 (0.35%) Puppet
5 21 (0.29%) SCOM
6 18 (0.25%) ITRS Geneos
7 14 (0.19%) EnCase
8 13 (0.18%) Nagios
8 13 (0.18%) RSA Archer
9 12 (0.17%) Tivoli
10 11 (0.15%) HP Operations Orchestration
11 10 (0.14%) AirWatch
12 9 (0.12%) QRadar
13 8 (0.11%) Backup Exec
13 8 (0.11%) Nessus
13 8 (0.11%) SCOrch
13 8 (0.11%) WSUS
14 7 (0.097%) BladeLogic
15 5 (0.069%) HP SIM
15 5 (0.069%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 787 (10.92%) Microsoft
2 423 (5.87%) Oracle
3 227 (3.15%) SAP
4 203 (2.82%) Citrix
5 153 (2.12%) ServiceNow
6 133 (1.85%) HP
7 126 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
7 126 (1.75%) VMware
8 119 (1.65%) Tableau
9 110 (1.53%) Cisco
10 105 (1.46%) IBM
10 105 (1.46%) Murex
11 91 (1.26%) Bloomberg
12 82 (1.14%) Adobe
13 80 (1.11%) Google
14 68 (0.94%) Sybase
15 62 (0.86%) Remedy
16 51 (0.71%) Teradata
17 44 (0.61%) Cognos
17 44 (0.61%) Reuters
London
Haysfm
Rate: £425.00 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Hydrogen
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Red10
Rate: £425 - £475 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Red10
Rate: £450 - £500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Red10
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Streamline Connections
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Hydrogen
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
South West London
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Rate: £300 per year
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Salt
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Ebury
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Rate: £400 - 450 per day + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £400 - £425 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
LA International
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Acumin
Rate: From £250 to £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
onezeero.
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Red10
Rate: £450 - £500 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hydrogen
Rate: £100.00 - £135.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hydrogen
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Rate: £288.64 - £303.07 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £51000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £675 per day + Market Rate
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago