The table below looks at the statistics for the Functional 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 Functional Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Functional Analyst
Rank 395 361 399
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +38
Contract jobs requiring a Functional Analyst 33 65 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.27% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.29% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 38 28
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£450 £550 £423
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% +30.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £414 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £625 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £338 £326
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Functional 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
22291 22532 23252
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.54% 92.61% 92.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 15700 15338 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 £605 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 324 423 451
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 £43.00 £45.00 £42.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

Functional Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Functional Analyst in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Functional Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in London

Functional Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Functional Analyst Daily Rate Trend in London

Functional Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Functional Analyst across the London region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Functional Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in London

Functional Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Functional Analyst across the London region.

Functional Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in London

Functional 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 Functional Analyst within the London region over the 3 months to 1 September 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 -4 10 £120 -77.67% 1
Brentford - 1 £275 -
Functional Analyst
England

Functional Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Functional 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 Functional Analyst in their job title.

1 27 (50.00%) Finance
2 11 (20.37%) Oracle
2 11 (20.37%) SAP
2 11 (20.37%) Banking
3 9 (16.67%) SQL
4 8 (14.81%) Data Migration
4 8 (14.81%) Migration
4 8 (14.81%) Oracle EBS
5 7 (12.96%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (12.96%) Oracle General Ledger
5 7 (12.96%) Oracle EBS R12
5 7 (12.96%) Oracle iProcurement
5 7 (12.96%) FMCG
5 7 (12.96%) Oracle Payables
5 7 (12.96%) Oracle Receivables
5 7 (12.96%) Oracle Cash Management
6 6 (11.11%) Oracle Financials
6 6 (11.11%) Data Cleansing
6 6 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (9.26%) MS Excel
7 5 (9.26%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (9.26%) Functional Testing
7 5 (9.26%) Test Scripting
7 5 (9.26%) Cash Management
7 5 (9.26%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (7.41%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 4 (7.41%) Microsoft
8 4 (7.41%) MS Visio
8 4 (7.41%) MS Office
8 4 (7.41%) PeopleSoft

Functional Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Functional 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 Functional Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.70%) Documentum
2 1 (1.85%) CMS
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle Self-Service HR
Applications
1 5 (9.26%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.41%) MS Visio
2 4 (7.41%) MS Office
3 3 (5.56%) Open Workbench
4 2 (3.70%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (14.81%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (12.96%) Oracle General Ledger
2 7 (12.96%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (12.96%) Oracle iProcurement
2 7 (12.96%) Oracle Payables
2 7 (12.96%) Oracle Receivables
2 7 (12.96%) Oracle Cash Management
3 6 (11.11%) Oracle Financials
4 4 (7.41%) SAP FI
4 4 (7.41%) SAP FI/CO
4 4 (7.41%) SAP CO
4 4 (7.41%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 3 (5.56%) Hyperion Planning
5 3 (5.56%) Oracle 11i
6 2 (3.70%) Oracle Assets
7 1 (1.85%) SAP PM
7 1 (1.85%) Oracle iRecruitment
7 1 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (1.85%) Kondor+
7 1 (1.85%) SAP ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.56%) SAP BW
1 3 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (5.56%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (3.70%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (3.70%) Oracle OWB
2 2 (3.70%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.85%) SAP BI
3 1 (1.85%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (3.70%) ProC
1 2 (3.70%) LSMW
1 2 (3.70%) JIRA
2 1 (1.85%) Toad
General
1 27 (50.00%) Finance
2 11 (20.37%) Banking
3 2 (3.70%) General Ledger
3 2 (3.70%) Marketing
3 2 (3.70%) Back Office
4 1 (1.85%) Front Office
4 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.85%) Russian Language
4 1 (1.85%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.70%) .NET
2 1 (1.85%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.96%) FMCG
2 5 (9.26%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.56%) Credit Risk
3 3 (5.56%) Market Risk
3 3 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.56%) Derivative
4 2 (3.70%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (1.85%) DTCC
5 1 (1.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.85%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.85%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.85%) UNIX
1 1 (1.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (14.81%) Migration
1 8 (14.81%) Data Migration
2 7 (12.96%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (11.11%) Data Cleansing
3 6 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (9.26%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (9.26%) Test Scripting
4 5 (9.26%) Cash Management
4 5 (9.26%) Functional Testing
5 4 (7.41%) Use Case
6 3 (5.56%) Portfolio Management
6 3 (5.56%) Project Management
6 3 (5.56%) Data Mapping
7 2 (3.70%) Change Management
7 2 (3.70%) CRM
7 2 (3.70%) ERP
7 2 (3.70%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (3.70%) Validation
7 2 (3.70%) Data Analysis
7 2 (3.70%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.67%) SQL
2 3 (5.56%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.85%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.85%) VB
3 1 (1.85%) VBA
3 1 (1.85%) VB6
3 1 (1.85%) C#
3 1 (1.85%) C++
3 1 (1.85%) Java
3 1 (1.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (3.70%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.85%) ISEB
2 1 (1.85%) ACCA
2 1 (1.85%) CIMA
2 1 (1.85%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.41%) QA
2 2 (3.70%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.85%) EMIR
Systems Management
1 2 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (20.37%) Oracle
1 11 (20.37%) SAP
2 4 (7.41%) PeopleSoft
2 4 (7.41%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.41%) HP
3 3 (5.56%) Hyperion
4 2 (3.70%) EMC
4 2 (3.70%) Sun
5 1 (1.85%) Siebel
5 1 (1.85%) Informatica
5 1 (1.85%) Teradata