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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cost Analyst
Rank 418 432 422
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Cost Analyst 4 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.019% 0.009% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.009% 0.009%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
Median daily rate £475 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £350 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £350 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £325 -
% change year-on-year
+53.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Cost 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
20320 21442 22317
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.64% 95.04% 94.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 14519 15176 16085
Median daily rate £475 £450 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 294 341 443
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +1.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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
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 Cost Analyst within the London region over the 3 months to 9 December 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 - 1 £425 -
Cost Analyst
England

Cost Analyst Skill Set
Top 25 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, 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 8 (80.00%) Banking
2 6 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 6 (60.00%) VBA
3 5 (50.00%) Finance
4 3 (30.00%) Data Analysis
4 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (20.00%) Project Management
5 2 (20.00%) Cost Transparency
5 2 (20.00%) Financial Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) Process Improvement
6 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (10.00%) IT Cost Transparency
6 1 (10.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 1 (10.00%) Use Case
6 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
6 1 (10.00%) Data Entry
6 1 (10.00%) SAP BPC
6 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
6 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (10.00%) SQL
6 1 (10.00%) MS Office
6 1 (10.00%) SAP
6 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management

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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (60.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SAP BPC
General
1 8 (80.00%) Banking
2 5 (50.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) Cost Transparency
2 2 (20.00%) Financial Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) Process Improvement
2 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Data Entry
3 1 (10.00%) IT Cost Transparency
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (10.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) VBA
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (10.00%) SAP