The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the South East 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 28 April 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 1 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 1733 1616 1385
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 17.42% 17.33% 16.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.05% 18.85% 17.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1002 964 789
Average daily rate
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£350 £333 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £188 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £331 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.90% +1.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 114 110 132
Average hourly rate £14.50 £15.43 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.99% +6.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.40 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £34.80 £24.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
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 South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
9096 8574 7740
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.45% 91.95% 92.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 5023 4748 3880
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £213 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 432 456 611
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -5.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.95 £11.89 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £50.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.70 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.57% -

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Analyst
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
Berkshire -1 397 £353 +0.71% 88
Hampshire +2 357 £373 +6.42% 80
Buckinghamshire 0 284 £323 +0.78% 38
Surrey +3 226 £375 +12.69% 66
Oxfordshire +1 192 £380 +18.75% 41
West Sussex -1 110 £345 +10.40% 28
East Sussex +1 71 £375 +15.38% 24
Kent -4 29 £300 -14.28% 18
Middlesex -2 27 £350 -12.06% 2
Sussex +3 10 £400 +31.14%
M4 Corridor - 2 - -
Thames Valley +3 1 - - 1
Analyst
England

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

1 770 (23.45%) Finance
2 576 (17.54%) Microsoft
3 533 (16.23%) SQL
4 451 (13.73%) Analytical Skills
5 439 (13.37%) Agile Software Development
6 437 (13.31%) Business Analysis
7 432 (13.15%) Windows
8 394 (12.00%) MS Excel
9 337 (10.26%) ITIL
10 328 (9.99%) Stakeholder Management
11 324 (9.87%) MS Office
12 300 (9.14%) Telecoms
13 266 (8.10%) Security Cleared
14 255 (7.76%) Migration
15 254 (7.73%) Project Management
16 234 (7.13%) Active Directory
17 223 (6.79%) Oracle
18 207 (6.30%) SC Cleared
19 204 (6.21%) Business Intelligence
20 203 (6.18%) ISEB
21 194 (5.91%) Test Scripting
22 179 (5.45%) Data Analysis
23 173 (5.27%) Windows 7
24 172 (5.24%) E-Commerce
25 170 (5.18%) SQL Server
26 169 (5.15%) User Acceptance Testing
27 160 (4.87%) CRM
27 160 (4.87%) Waterfall
28 158 (4.81%) Data Modelling
28 158 (4.81%) Degree

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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
1 117 (3.56%) SharePoint
2 57 (1.74%) SAS
3 54 (1.64%) IIS
4 53 (1.61%) MS Exchange
5 49 (1.49%) CMS
6 30 (0.91%) Apache
7 29 (0.88%) IBM Notes
8 26 (0.79%) WebSphere
9 25 (0.76%) Tomcat
10 21 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2010
11 20 (0.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 19 (0.58%) BizTalk Server
13 16 (0.49%) WebLogic
13 16 (0.49%) Sitecore CMS
14 15 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
15 13 (0.40%) JBoss
16 12 (0.37%) Lync
17 11 (0.33%) SharePoint 2010
18 9 (0.27%) Confluence
19 8 (0.24%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 394 (12.00%) MS Excel
2 324 (9.87%) MS Office
3 131 (3.99%) MS PowerPoint
4 119 (3.62%) MS Visio
5 57 (1.74%) MS Project
6 18 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
7 13 (0.40%) SPSS
8 4 (0.12%) PowerPivot
9 3 (0.091%) AutoCAD
9 3 (0.091%) InfoPath
10 2 (0.061%) Simulink
10 2 (0.061%) 3ds Max
11 1 (0.030%) DOC1
11 1 (0.030%) MicroStation
Business Applications
1 59 (1.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 31 (0.94%) Remedy ITSM
3 28 (0.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 13 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
5 8 (0.24%) assyst
6 7 (0.21%) ResourceLink
6 7 (0.21%) Maximo
6 7 (0.21%) SAP FI
6 7 (0.21%) Oracle General Ledger
6 7 (0.21%) Oracle EBS R12
6 7 (0.21%) Oracle Payables
6 7 (0.21%) Oracle Receivables
7 6 (0.18%) Staffware
7 6 (0.18%) Agresso
8 5 (0.15%) SAP HR
8 5 (0.15%) SAP BCA
8 5 (0.15%) SAP CO
8 5 (0.15%) SAP FI/CO
8 5 (0.15%) SAP SRM
8 5 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 32 (0.97%) SaaS
2 27 (0.82%) Office 365
3 20 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (0.49%) Google Analytics
4 16 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (0.21%) Adobe Analytics
7 5 (0.15%) Force.com
8 1 (0.030%) Taleo
8 1 (0.030%) IaaS
8 1 (0.030%) SuccessFactors
8 1 (0.030%) Lucidchart
8 1 (0.030%) IBM Blueworks
8 1 (0.030%) Boomi
8 1 (0.030%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 90 (2.74%) WAN
2 81 (2.47%) LAN
3 79 (2.41%) Firewall
4 62 (1.89%) TCP/IP
5 59 (1.80%) DNS
5 59 (1.80%) Internet
6 43 (1.31%) SAN
7 41 (1.25%) DHCP
8 35 (1.07%) VPN
8 35 (1.07%) SSL
8 35 (1.07%) Intranet
9 33 (1.00%) Network Security
10 29 (0.88%) Wireless
11 25 (0.76%) VoIP
12 23 (0.70%) HTTP
13 21 (0.64%) IPsec
14 20 (0.61%) MPLS
15 17 (0.52%) ATM
16 15 (0.46%) Intrusion Detection
17 14 (0.43%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 170 (5.18%) SQL Server
2 130 (3.96%) Data Warehouse
3 56 (1.71%) Oracle Database
4 46 (1.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 46 (1.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 43 (1.31%) Relational Database
6 42 (1.28%) QlikView
7 32 (0.97%) Data Mining
8 30 (0.91%) MS Access
9 29 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
10 27 (0.82%) Oracle BI EE
11 26 (0.79%) Oracle Reports
11 26 (0.79%) Oracle Database 11g
12 23 (0.70%) DB2
12 23 (0.70%) Crystal Reports
13 21 (0.64%) SAP BW
14 19 (0.58%) BusinessObjects
14 19 (0.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 19 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
15 17 (0.52%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 85 (2.59%) Selenium
2 66 (2.01%) JIRA
3 48 (1.46%) Cucumber
4 36 (1.10%) WebDriver
5 34 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
6 32 (0.97%) QuickTest Pro
7 31 (0.94%) Visual Studio
8 26 (0.79%) LoadRunner
8 26 (0.79%) Subversion
9 22 (0.67%) SoapUI
10 16 (0.49%) SpecFlow
10 16 (0.49%) Jenkins
11 14 (0.43%) Toad
12 12 (0.37%) Eclipse
12 12 (0.37%) JMeter
13 11 (0.33%) Git (software)
14 10 (0.30%) TestDirector
14 10 (0.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 9 (0.27%) JUnit
16 6 (0.18%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 770 (23.45%) Finance
2 300 (9.14%) Telecoms
3 157 (4.78%) Retail
4 150 (4.57%) Banking
5 112 (3.41%) Marketing
6 70 (2.13%) Manufacturing
6 70 (2.13%) Automotive
7 49 (1.49%) Pharmaceutical
8 46 (1.40%) Publishing
9 38 (1.16%) Billing
10 29 (0.88%) Electronics
11 26 (0.79%) Back Office
12 22 (0.67%) Advertising
13 21 (0.64%) Legal
14 20 (0.61%) German Language
15 16 (0.49%) Military
15 16 (0.49%) Financial Institution
16 13 (0.40%) General Ledger
16 13 (0.40%) Retail Banking
17 9 (0.27%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (3.84%) .NET
2 103 (3.14%) XML
3 79 (2.41%) HTML
4 76 (2.31%) Web Services
5 42 (1.28%) ASP.NET
6 31 (0.94%) SOAP
7 27 (0.82%) J2EE
8 23 (0.70%) CSS
9 21 (0.64%) Middleware
9 21 (0.64%) AngularJS
10 19 (0.58%) HTML5
10 19 (0.58%) ASP.NET Web API
11 18 (0.55%) Java EE
12 16 (0.49%) Gherkin
12 16 (0.49%) XML Messaging
13 14 (0.43%) RESTful
14 11 (0.33%) JSP
14 11 (0.33%) XSD
15 9 (0.27%) EJB
15 9 (0.27%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 451 (13.73%) Analytical Skills
2 135 (4.11%) Management Information System
3 85 (2.59%) NHS
4 41 (1.25%) User Experience
5 39 (1.19%) CMDB
6 34 (1.04%) Blackberry
7 33 (1.00%) Computer Science
8 27 (0.82%) Mobile App
8 27 (0.82%) DTV
9 24 (0.73%) Smart Meter
10 22 (0.67%) Statistics
11 21 (0.64%) Data Integration
12 20 (0.61%) Data Extraction
13 18 (0.55%) Social Media
14 17 (0.52%) Mathematics
14 17 (0.52%) Credit Risk
14 17 (0.52%) Clustering
15 16 (0.49%) Visualisation
16 15 (0.46%) Open Source
16 15 (0.46%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 432 (13.15%) Windows
2 173 (5.27%) Windows 7
3 118 (3.59%) UNIX
4 95 (2.89%) Linux
5 87 (2.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 72 (2.19%) Windows XP
7 48 (1.46%) Windows Server 2003
8 43 (1.31%) Windows Server 2012
9 23 (0.70%) AIX
10 21 (0.64%) Solaris
11 19 (0.58%) Windows 8
12 13 (0.40%) Apple iOS
13 12 (0.37%) Android
14 11 (0.33%) Windows 2000 Server
15 9 (0.27%) Windows Vista
16 7 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 7 (0.21%) Windows 2000
17 4 (0.12%) Mac OS X
18 2 (0.061%) Windows CE
18 2 (0.061%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 439 (13.37%) Agile Software Development
2 437 (13.31%) Business Analysis
3 337 (10.26%) ITIL
4 328 (9.99%) Stakeholder Management
5 255 (7.76%) Migration
6 254 (7.73%) Project Management
7 204 (6.21%) Business Intelligence
8 194 (5.91%) Test Scripting
9 179 (5.45%) Data Analysis
10 172 (5.24%) E-Commerce
11 169 (5.15%) User Acceptance Testing
12 160 (4.87%) CRM
12 160 (4.87%) Waterfall
13 158 (4.81%) Data Modelling
14 146 (4.45%) Scrum
15 127 (3.87%) Service Management
16 123 (3.75%) PRINCE2
17 114 (3.47%) Change Management
18 111 (3.38%) ETL
18 111 (3.38%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 533 (16.23%) SQL
2 149 (4.54%) Java
3 99 (3.01%) C#
4 74 (2.25%) PL/SQL
5 58 (1.77%) JavaScript
6 48 (1.46%) VBA
7 43 (1.31%) PowerShell
8 41 (1.25%) T-SQL
9 32 (0.97%) Shell Script
10 31 (0.94%) VB
11 29 (0.88%) C
12 24 (0.73%) Python
13 23 (0.70%) Perl
14 16 (0.49%) VB.NET
14 16 (0.49%) VBScript
15 11 (0.33%) C++
15 11 (0.33%) R
16 9 (0.27%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
16 9 (0.27%) PHP
17 8 (0.24%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 266 (8.10%) Security Cleared
2 207 (6.30%) SC Cleared
3 203 (6.18%) ISEB
4 158 (4.81%) Degree
5 82 (2.50%) ISTQB
6 45 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
7 43 (1.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 40 (1.22%) DV Cleared
9 39 (1.19%) CCNA
10 37 (1.13%) CISSP
11 34 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
12 30 (0.91%) ITIL Certification
13 25 (0.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 21 (0.64%) MCSE
15 20 (0.61%) CISM
16 13 (0.40%) MCP
17 11 (0.33%) CIMA
17 11 (0.33%) ACCA
18 10 (0.30%) PMP
18 10 (0.30%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 117 (3.56%) QA
2 88 (2.68%) SLA
3 40 (1.22%) Data Quality
4 31 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 29 (0.88%) Solvency II
6 26 (0.79%) GAMP
7 21 (0.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 20 (0.61%) PCI DSS
9 10 (0.30%) COBIT
10 6 (0.18%) ISO 9001
11 5 (0.15%) HL7
12 4 (0.12%) DICOM
12 4 (0.12%) COSO
13 3 (0.091%) P3O
13 3 (0.091%) ISO/IEC 20000
14 2 (0.061%) GxP
14 2 (0.061%) Basel II
14 2 (0.061%) GAAP
14 2 (0.061%) DO-178B
15 1 (0.030%) Basel III
System Software
1 234 (7.13%) Active Directory
2 52 (1.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (0.61%) VMware ESX
4 15 (0.46%) XenApp
4 15 (0.46%) vSphere
5 14 (0.43%) Hyper-V
6 9 (0.27%) XenDesktop
7 4 (0.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 4 (0.12%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (0.091%) Snort
8 3 (0.091%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 3 (0.091%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.091%) vCloud
8 3 (0.091%) HDFS
9 2 (0.061%) BitLocker
9 2 (0.061%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 1 (0.030%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.030%) Samba
10 1 (0.030%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.030%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 102 (3.11%) HP Quality Center
2 56 (1.71%) SCCM
3 13 (0.40%) Tivoli
3 13 (0.40%) WSUS
4 10 (0.30%) OVSD
4 10 (0.30%) Control-M
4 10 (0.30%) Nagios
5 8 (0.24%) Nessus
5 8 (0.24%) Netcool
5 8 (0.24%) SCOM
6 7 (0.21%) McAfee ePO
6 7 (0.21%) Norton AntiVirus
7 6 (0.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 5 (0.15%) NetBackup
8 5 (0.15%) Backup Exec
8 5 (0.15%) Icinga
9 4 (0.12%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
10 3 (0.091%) vMotion
10 3 (0.091%) CA Spectrum
10 3 (0.091%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 576 (17.54%) Microsoft
2 223 (6.79%) Oracle
3 132 (4.02%) HP
4 127 (3.87%) SAP
5 104 (3.17%) Cisco
6 96 (2.92%) Citrix
7 91 (2.77%) Remedy
8 90 (2.74%) VMware
9 62 (1.89%) IBM
10 49 (1.49%) Business Objects
11 41 (1.25%) Informatica
12 40 (1.22%) Salesforce.com
13 36 (1.10%) CheckPoint
14 30 (0.91%) Lotus
15 29 (0.88%) McAfee
16 27 (0.82%) Juniper
17 23 (0.70%) Cognos
18 22 (0.67%) Dell
19 21 (0.64%) Blue Coat
19 21 (0.64%) Sitecore
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £100 - £200 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
LA International
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £100 - £200 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
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Premier IT
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 22 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Engage PSG
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: negotiable + market rates
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Randstad Strategic Accounts
Rate: £223 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Middlesex
TEKsystems
Rate: £175 - £200 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
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Centric Resource
Rate: From £400 to £427 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £excellent
Posted: 3 days ago
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Randstad Strategic Accounts
Rate: £178 - £179 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Experis Ltd
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TD Group
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TD Group
Rate: From £250 to £300 per day
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TD Group
Rate: From £250 to £300 per day
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