The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Cost Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cost Analyst
England / London
Rank 406 - 405
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Cost Analyst 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.005% - 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% - 0.010%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £350 - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate - £325 £230
% change year-on-year
- +41.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
18312 20065 20017
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.76% 95.11% 94.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 13122 14196 14113
Median daily rate £475 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £293 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 253 305 329
Median hourly rate £23.00 £17.00 £19.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.29% -11.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

Cost Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the London region that featured Cost Analyst in the job title.

Cost Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in London

Cost Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cost Analyst across the London region.

Cost Analyst Daily Rate Trend in London

Cost Analyst Skill Set
Top 22 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, Cost 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 Cost Analyst in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) Banking
3 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Cost Transparency
3 2 (40.00%) Financial Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) IT Cost Transparency
4 1 (20.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (20.00%) Use Case
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (20.00%) SAP BPC
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) MS Office
4 1 (20.00%) SAP

Cost 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:

Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP BPC
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (40.00%) Cost Transparency
1 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (40.00%) Financial Analysis
1 2 (40.00%) Process Improvement
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
2 1 (20.00%) IT Cost Transparency
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (20.00%) Use Case
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) SAP