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 7 May 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
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 4 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 4162 4655 4694
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.55% 19.68% 21.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.08% 21.22% 23.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 2979 3256 3224
Average daily rate
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£425 £405 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% -5.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £331 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.90% +1.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 148 128
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £18.85
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -9.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £25.00 £34.43
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
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
20729 21938 20179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.40% 92.76% 92.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 14238 15397 13628
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 £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 375 391 430
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.39
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £38.79 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -

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 7 May 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 7 May 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 7 May 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 0 1144 £425 - 326
Croydon -1 30 £375 -5.36% 4
Uxbridge +1 24 £306 -11.76% 7
Feltham 0 23 £385 -2.77%
Docklands, London -2 22 £550 +12.82% 2
Canary Wharf -6 20 £450 +12.50%
Bromley +9 16 £363 -30.95% 1
Kingston Upon Thames -1 11 £342 -8.80% 13
Brentford -4 11 £310 +7.35% 1
Greenford +9 9 - -
Paddington -3 9 £375 +44.23%
Hammersmith -5 5 £426 +21.71%
Chiswick +6 3 £350 +32.07% 2
Romford +2 3 - - 3
Wembley 0 3 £175 -16.66% 1
Twickenham - 3 - - 2
Surbiton +2 2 - - 1
Southwark +2 2 £363 +81.25% 1
Hackney - 2 - -
Welling - 2 £110 -
Ealing - 2 £333 -
Teddington - 2 - - 2
Harrow - 2 - -
Hayes - 2 £240 -
Hounslow - 2 £295 - 2
Chessington -3 1 - -
Barnet - 1 £275 - 1
Beckenham - 1 £325 -
Isleworth - 1 - -
Sidcup - 1 - -
Southall - 1 - -
Stanmore - 1 - - 1
Hillingdon - 1 £135 -
West Drayton - 1 £210 -
Lewisham - 1 - - 1
Wimbledon - 1 £325 - 1
Analyst
England

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 7 May 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 2471 (30.90%) Finance
2 1763 (22.05%) Banking
3 1651 (20.65%) SQL
4 1250 (15.63%) Business Analysis
5 1125 (14.07%) Agile Software Development
6 912 (11.40%) Analytical Skills
7 898 (11.23%) Windows
8 891 (11.14%) Microsoft
9 819 (10.24%) Stakeholder Management
10 730 (9.13%) Investment Banking
11 694 (8.68%) MS Excel
12 640 (8.00%) ITIL
13 631 (7.89%) Project Management
14 604 (7.55%) Data Analysis
15 572 (7.15%) Migration
16 552 (6.90%) MS Office
17 538 (6.73%) Oracle
18 528 (6.60%) User Acceptance Testing
19 519 (6.49%) Retail
20 490 (6.13%) Data Modelling
21 488 (6.10%) Degree
22 481 (6.01%) Front Office
23 463 (5.79%) SQL Server
24 461 (5.76%) Active Directory
25 442 (5.53%) Business Intelligence
26 416 (5.20%) UNIX
27 398 (4.98%) Derivative
28 384 (4.80%) QA
29 383 (4.79%) Java
30 381 (4.76%) CRM

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 7 May 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
1 311 (3.89%) SharePoint
2 181 (2.26%) MS Exchange
3 149 (1.86%) SAS
4 99 (1.24%) IIS
5 79 (0.99%) CMS
6 72 (0.90%) WebSphere
7 68 (0.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 67 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2010
9 43 (0.54%) Confluence
10 38 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
11 36 (0.45%) Tomcat
12 34 (0.43%) Lync
12 34 (0.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 31 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2007
13 31 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
14 30 (0.38%) IBM Notes
15 25 (0.31%) IBM HTTP Server
16 24 (0.30%) BizTalk Server
17 23 (0.29%) WorkSite
17 23 (0.29%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 694 (8.68%) MS Excel
2 552 (6.90%) MS Office
3 265 (3.31%) MS Visio
4 232 (2.90%) MS PowerPoint
5 93 (1.16%) MS Project
6 60 (0.75%) Spreadsheet
7 29 (0.36%) SPSS
8 25 (0.31%) PowerPivot
9 10 (0.13%) InfoPath
10 7 (0.088%) Shockwave
11 5 (0.063%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 3 (0.038%) Final Cut Pro
12 3 (0.038%) FastStats
13 2 (0.025%) Photoshop
13 2 (0.025%) AutoCAD
14 1 (0.013%) Weka
14 1 (0.013%) Mingle
14 1 (0.013%) Open Workbench
14 1 (0.013%) Adobe Illustrator
14 1 (0.013%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 109 (1.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 62 (0.78%) Markit EDM
3 58 (0.73%) thinkFolio
4 27 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
5 25 (0.31%) SAP HR
6 24 (0.30%) SimCorp Dimension
7 23 (0.29%) Oracle EBS R12
7 23 (0.29%) Oracle General Ledger
7 23 (0.29%) LatentZero
8 22 (0.28%) Oracle Financials
8 22 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
9 21 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
10 18 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 18 (0.23%) Cognos TM1
11 17 (0.21%) IntelliMatch
12 15 (0.19%) Summit
12 15 (0.19%) Endur
13 14 (0.18%) SAP FI
13 14 (0.18%) Oracle Cash Management
14 13 (0.16%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 41 (0.51%) Office 365
2 32 (0.40%) Google Analytics
3 26 (0.33%) Adobe Analytics
4 25 (0.31%) SaaS
5 22 (0.28%) Google Apps
6 14 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
6 14 (0.18%) IBM Blueworks
6 14 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
7 10 (0.13%) Amazon AWS
8 8 (0.10%) IaaS
9 7 (0.088%) Microsoft Azure
9 7 (0.088%) Mimecast
10 5 (0.063%) SuccessFactors
10 5 (0.063%) Force.com
11 4 (0.050%) PaaS
12 3 (0.038%) Yammer
13 2 (0.025%) Taleo
13 2 (0.025%) Amazon EC2
13 2 (0.025%) GitHub
14 1 (0.013%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 142 (1.78%) Firewall
2 140 (1.75%) LAN
3 111 (1.39%) TCP/IP
4 103 (1.29%) WAN
5 88 (1.10%) VPN
6 83 (1.04%) Internet
7 79 (0.99%) SAN
8 60 (0.75%) DNS
9 55 (0.69%) Wireless
10 53 (0.66%) Network Security
11 44 (0.55%) Intranet
12 42 (0.53%) DHCP
13 41 (0.51%) HTTP
14 33 (0.41%) FTP
15 30 (0.38%) VoIP
16 29 (0.36%) Intrusion Detection
17 28 (0.35%) LDAP
18 24 (0.30%) NAS
19 22 (0.28%) MPLS
20 21 (0.26%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 463 (5.79%) SQL Server
2 371 (4.64%) Data Warehouse
3 163 (2.04%) Relational Database
4 146 (1.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 143 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 139 (1.74%) QlikView
7 103 (1.29%) Data Mining
8 78 (0.98%) Big Data
9 73 (0.91%) MS Access
10 70 (0.88%) Oracle Database
11 67 (0.84%) RDBMS
11 67 (0.84%) SQL Server 2008
12 66 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 37 (0.46%) SQL Server 2012
13 37 (0.46%) Hadoop
13 37 (0.46%) DB2
14 34 (0.43%) Crystal Reports
14 34 (0.43%) Oracle Reports
15 32 (0.40%) Base SAS
16 28 (0.35%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 231 (2.89%) JIRA
2 101 (1.26%) Selenium
3 64 (0.80%) Cucumber
4 50 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
5 46 (0.58%) QuickTest Pro
6 38 (0.48%) WebDriver
7 36 (0.45%) Visual Studio
8 32 (0.40%) Jenkins
9 28 (0.35%) Subversion
10 26 (0.33%) Toad
11 22 (0.28%) LoadRunner
11 22 (0.28%) Maven
12 21 (0.26%) SoapUI
13 20 (0.25%) SpecFlow
14 19 (0.24%) ERwin
14 19 (0.24%) Ant
15 18 (0.23%) Rational Rose
15 18 (0.23%) Git (software)
16 14 (0.18%) Talend Open Studio
17 13 (0.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2471 (30.90%) Finance
2 1763 (22.05%) Banking
3 730 (9.13%) Investment Banking
4 519 (6.49%) Retail
5 481 (6.01%) Front Office
6 282 (3.53%) Legal
7 256 (3.20%) Back Office
8 219 (2.74%) Marketing
9 189 (2.36%) Law
10 181 (2.26%) Telecoms
11 156 (1.95%) Financial Institution
12 135 (1.69%) Retail Banking
12 135 (1.69%) Advertising
13 93 (1.16%) Publishing
14 58 (0.73%) Billing
15 50 (0.63%) Games
16 49 (0.61%) French Language
16 49 (0.61%) General Ledger
17 35 (0.44%) Manufacturing
18 31 (0.39%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 328 (4.10%) .NET
2 201 (2.51%) XML
3 135 (1.69%) Middleware
4 116 (1.45%) HTML
5 102 (1.28%) Web Services
6 80 (1.00%) FIX Protocol
7 58 (0.73%) ASP.NET
8 57 (0.71%) SOAP
9 42 (0.53%) FpML
10 40 (0.50%) .NET Framework
11 36 (0.45%) XSLT
12 35 (0.44%) HTML5
13 34 (0.43%) WCF
14 31 (0.39%) REST
15 30 (0.38%) CSS
16 29 (0.36%) RESTful
17 28 (0.35%) J2EE
18 25 (0.31%) JSP
19 23 (0.29%) JSON
20 21 (0.26%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 912 (11.40%) Analytical Skills
2 398 (4.98%) Derivative
3 316 (3.95%) Fixed Income
4 273 (3.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 246 (3.08%) Management Information System
6 244 (3.05%) Equities
7 190 (2.38%) NHS
8 139 (1.74%) Market Risk
8 139 (1.74%) User Experience
9 135 (1.69%) Blackberry
10 134 (1.68%) Credit Risk
11 108 (1.35%) Computer Science
12 102 (1.28%) SWIFT
13 93 (1.16%) Visualisation
13 93 (1.16%) Statistics
14 89 (1.11%) Mathematics
15 86 (1.08%) Data Integration
16 81 (1.01%) Data Structures
17 72 (0.90%) FMCG
18 71 (0.89%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 898 (11.23%) Windows
2 416 (5.20%) UNIX
3 340 (4.25%) Windows 7
4 233 (2.91%) Linux
5 145 (1.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 116 (1.45%) Windows XP
7 101 (1.26%) Windows Server 2003
8 97 (1.21%) Android
9 68 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
10 63 (0.79%) Apple iOS
11 51 (0.64%) Windows 8
12 45 (0.56%) Solaris
13 32 (0.40%) Mac OS X
13 32 (0.40%) AIX
14 21 (0.26%) Windows Vista
15 19 (0.24%) Mac OS
16 16 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 9 (0.11%) Ubuntu
18 8 (0.10%) zOS
19 7 (0.088%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1250 (15.63%) Business Analysis
2 1125 (14.07%) Agile Software Development
3 819 (10.24%) Stakeholder Management
4 640 (8.00%) ITIL
5 631 (7.89%) Project Management
6 604 (7.55%) Data Analysis
7 572 (7.15%) Migration
8 528 (6.60%) User Acceptance Testing
9 490 (6.13%) Data Modelling
10 442 (5.53%) Business Intelligence
11 381 (4.76%) CRM
12 363 (4.54%) Analytics
13 349 (4.36%) Asset Management
14 316 (3.95%) Scrum
15 309 (3.86%) Change Management
16 303 (3.79%) Use Case
17 293 (3.66%) E-Commerce
18 280 (3.50%) Test Scripting
19 276 (3.45%) Risk Management
20 261 (3.26%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1651 (20.65%) SQL
2 383 (4.79%) Java
3 240 (3.00%) C#
4 224 (2.80%) VBA
5 121 (1.51%) JavaScript
6 118 (1.48%) Python
7 109 (1.36%) T-SQL
8 89 (1.11%) Shell Script
9 86 (1.08%) Perl
10 84 (1.05%) VB
11 77 (0.96%) PL/SQL
12 73 (0.91%) C++
13 72 (0.90%) PowerShell
14 67 (0.84%) C
15 61 (0.76%) VBScript
16 54 (0.68%) R
17 35 (0.44%) Ruby
18 31 (0.39%) VB.NET
19 29 (0.36%) Korn
20 28 (0.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 488 (6.10%) Degree
2 215 (2.69%) ISEB
3 180 (2.25%) Security Cleared
4 86 (1.08%) ISTQB
5 76 (0.95%) SC Cleared
6 68 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
7 65 (0.81%) CISSP
8 54 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
9 53 (0.66%) DV Cleared
10 42 (0.53%) MCP
11 39 (0.49%) CISM
11 39 (0.49%) Cisco Certification
12 38 (0.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 36 (0.45%) CIMA
14 35 (0.44%) ACCA
15 34 (0.43%) PMI Certification
16 32 (0.40%) MCSE
17 29 (0.36%) CISA
17 29 (0.36%) CCNA
18 24 (0.30%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 384 (4.80%) QA
2 116 (1.45%) SLA
3 97 (1.21%) Data Quality
4 94 (1.18%) EMIR
5 80 (1.00%) Dodd-Frank
6 78 (0.98%) Solvency II
7 66 (0.83%) FATCA
8 59 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 49 (0.61%) MiFID
10 42 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 26 (0.33%) Basel III
12 25 (0.31%) GAAP
13 20 (0.25%) PCI DSS
14 17 (0.21%) COREP
15 13 (0.16%) AIFMD
15 13 (0.16%) HL7
16 12 (0.15%) COBIT
17 11 (0.14%) CRD IV
18 10 (0.13%) ISO 9001
19 8 (0.10%) DICOM
System Software
1 461 (5.76%) Active Directory
2 97 (1.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 57 (0.71%) XenApp
4 47 (0.59%) Hyper-V
5 25 (0.31%) XenDesktop
6 24 (0.30%) vSphere
7 17 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
7 17 (0.21%) VMware ESX
8 16 (0.20%) Microsoft App-V
8 16 (0.20%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 11 (0.14%) NLBS
10 10 (0.13%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 9 (0.11%) Xen
11 9 (0.11%) Snort
11 9 (0.11%) Terminal Server
12 6 (0.075%) Terminal Services
12 6 (0.075%) Squid
12 6 (0.075%) VMware Server
13 3 (0.038%) UAG
13 3 (0.038%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 114 (1.43%) HP Quality Center
2 106 (1.33%) SCCM
3 26 (0.33%) SCOM
4 24 (0.30%) ITRS Geneos
5 18 (0.23%) SCVMM
6 17 (0.21%) Control-M
7 14 (0.18%) Backup Exec
7 14 (0.18%) HP SIM
8 13 (0.16%) Puppet
8 13 (0.16%) EdgeSight
8 13 (0.16%) WSUS
9 11 (0.14%) Cisco Prime
9 11 (0.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 9 (0.11%) Tivoli
10 9 (0.11%) AirWatch
11 8 (0.10%) CA Single Sign-On
11 8 (0.10%) NetBackup
12 7 (0.088%) Netcool
13 5 (0.063%) DatAdvantage
13 5 (0.063%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 891 (11.14%) Microsoft
2 538 (6.73%) Oracle
3 263 (3.29%) SAP
4 252 (3.15%) Citrix
5 181 (2.26%) VMware
6 158 (1.98%) IBM
7 149 (1.86%) Cisco
8 143 (1.79%) HP
9 127 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
10 119 (1.49%) Business Objects
11 112 (1.40%) Tableau
12 101 (1.26%) Cognos
13 83 (1.04%) Bloomberg
14 79 (0.99%) Google
14 79 (0.99%) Sybase
15 68 (0.85%) Adobe
16 67 (0.84%) Remedy
16 67 (0.84%) ServiceNow
17 61 (0.76%) Apple
18 58 (0.73%) Murex
City, London
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Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £12 - £16 per hour
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Rate: Up to £550 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £300 - £308 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: market rate
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Randstad Strategic Accounts
Rate: £250 - £275 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £350 per annum + depending on experience
Posted: 18 hours ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Randstad Strategic Accounts
Rate: £325 - £340 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Kelway Ltd
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £600 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £550.00 - £650.00 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Colston Consulting
Rate: Market rates
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Proprius Recruitment
Rate: From £450 to £525 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Red10
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: market rate
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
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Lorien Resourcing
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