The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Research Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Research Analyst
Rank 441 412 422
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +10
Contract jobs requiring a Research Analyst 1 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.004% 0.013% 0.030%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.014% 0.031%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 5
Median daily rate - £351 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -33.09%
UK excluding London median daily rate £215 £525 -
% change year-on-year
-59.04% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £140.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +976.92%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £22.50 -
Research 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
21749 21579 22460
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.76% 94.80% 94.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 15746 14835 15668
Median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 249 393 405
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.69 £55.00 £38.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%

Research Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Research Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in London

Research Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Research Analyst Daily Rate Trend in London

Research Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Research Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in London

Research Analyst Skill Set
Top 18 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, Research 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 Research Analyst in the job title.

1 2 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Informatics
2 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (25.00%) Quantitative Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Statistical Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Statistics
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) PhD
2 1 (25.00%) Broadband
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft

Research 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 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Broadband
1 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 2 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Informatics
1 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (25.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Quantitative Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C++
1 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) PhD
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft