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 1 September 2014 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 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 1 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 1648 1432 1796
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 17.72% 16.16% 18.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.24% 17.38% 19.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 983 833 882
Average daily rate
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£330 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £209 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £463 £431
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.51% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 114 176
Average hourly rate £14.75 £13.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.25% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.57 £10.65 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £25.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.62 £14.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+2.59% -5.00%
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
8567 8237 9037
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 92.14% 92.98% 91.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4797 4361 4217
Average daily rate £350 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 425 502 624
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.75 £11.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.85 £38.75 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%

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 1 September 2014.

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 1 September 2014.

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 1 September 2014. 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
Hampshire 0 325 £325 -13.33% 63
Berkshire +1 318 £364 +11.92% 80
Buckinghamshire +1 318 £315 +1.61% 46
Surrey +3 242 £325 -7.14% 79
East Sussex 0 108 £320 -11.72% 15
Oxfordshire -1 89 £350 - 27
West Sussex -3 77 £325 -8.45% 25
Kent -2 53 £310 +3.76% 10
Middlesex +1 50 £324 -2.63% 5
Sussex 0 11 £400 +9.58%
Home Counties -5 4 £370 +15.62%
Analyst
England

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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.

1 765 (23.40%) Finance
2 540 (16.52%) SQL
3 520 (15.91%) Windows
4 488 (14.93%) Microsoft
5 481 (14.71%) Business Analysis
6 378 (11.56%) MS Excel
7 375 (11.47%) ITIL
8 313 (9.57%) MS Office
9 288 (8.81%) Telecoms
10 284 (8.69%) Oracle
11 278 (8.50%) Security Cleared
12 273 (8.35%) Active Directory
13 250 (7.65%) Project Management
14 242 (7.40%) Stakeholder Management
15 212 (6.49%) Windows 7
16 208 (6.36%) SC Cleared
17 202 (6.18%) ISEB
18 194 (5.93%) Agile Software Development
19 192 (5.87%) Business Intelligence
20 186 (5.69%) Test Scripting
21 178 (5.45%) User Acceptance Testing
22 175 (5.35%) .NET
23 174 (5.32%) SQL Server
23 174 (5.32%) CRM
24 169 (5.17%) Data Analysis
25 166 (5.08%) SAP
26 165 (5.05%) UNIX
27 159 (4.86%) Migration
28 153 (4.68%) HP
29 152 (4.65%) Scrum

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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
1 137 (4.19%) SharePoint
2 105 (3.21%) MS Exchange
3 60 (1.84%) WebSphere
4 52 (1.59%) SAS
5 46 (1.41%) IIS
6 28 (0.86%) IBM Notes
7 24 (0.73%) CMS
7 24 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2010
8 23 (0.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 20 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2003
10 19 (0.58%) WebLogic
11 18 (0.55%) Lync
12 16 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
13 15 (0.46%) ArcGIS
13 15 (0.46%) SharePoint 2010
14 13 (0.40%) WebSphere Application Server
15 12 (0.37%) Apache
16 11 (0.34%) Documentum
16 11 (0.34%) Confluence
17 10 (0.31%) Tomcat
Applications
1 378 (11.56%) MS Excel
2 313 (9.57%) MS Office
3 105 (3.21%) MS PowerPoint
4 87 (2.66%) MS Visio
5 80 (2.45%) MS Project
6 32 (0.98%) Spreadsheet
7 9 (0.28%) SPSS
8 3 (0.092%) FastStats
8 3 (0.092%) PowerPivot
9 2 (0.061%) Mingle
9 2 (0.061%) Acrobat
9 2 (0.061%) DOC1
10 1 (0.031%) Adobe After Effects
10 1 (0.031%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.031%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.031%) 3ds Max
10 1 (0.031%) OmniGraffle
10 1 (0.031%) Revit
10 1 (0.031%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 54 (1.65%) Oracle EBS
2 30 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
3 29 (0.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 20 (0.61%) Remedy ITSM
5 16 (0.49%) Maximo
6 14 (0.43%) SAP CO
7 13 (0.40%) SAP FI/CO
7 13 (0.40%) SAP FI
8 11 (0.34%) SAP SD
8 11 (0.34%) Google Analytics
9 10 (0.31%) Oracle EBS R12
9 10 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
10 7 (0.21%) WebTrends
10 7 (0.21%) SAP HR
10 7 (0.21%) Staffware
10 7 (0.21%) Remedy AR System
10 7 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
10 7 (0.21%) SiteCatalyst
10 7 (0.21%) Oracle Payables
11 6 (0.18%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 24 (0.73%) Office 365
2 13 (0.40%) SaaS
3 2 (0.061%) Google Apps
3 2 (0.061%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.061%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.031%) IBM Blueworks
4 1 (0.031%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 99 (3.03%) TCP/IP
2 66 (2.02%) Firewall
3 61 (1.87%) LAN
3 61 (1.87%) WAN
4 49 (1.50%) DNS
5 48 (1.47%) SAN
5 48 (1.47%) Internet
6 29 (0.89%) VoIP
7 26 (0.80%) Intranet
7 26 (0.80%) Wireless
8 25 (0.76%) DHCP
8 25 (0.76%) VPN
9 23 (0.70%) HTTP
10 19 (0.58%) 3G
11 18 (0.55%) LDAP
12 15 (0.46%) FTP
12 15 (0.46%) HTTPS
12 15 (0.46%) IP Telephony
13 14 (0.43%) Wireshark
14 11 (0.34%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 174 (5.32%) SQL Server
2 103 (3.15%) Data Warehouse
3 61 (1.87%) MS Access
4 58 (1.77%) Data Mining
5 47 (1.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 43 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 41 (1.25%) Oracle Database
8 40 (1.22%) QlikView
9 39 (1.19%) Oracle Reports
10 32 (0.98%) DB2
11 26 (0.80%) Crystal Reports
11 26 (0.80%) SQL Server 2008
11 26 (0.80%) Relational Database
12 22 (0.67%) Oracle Database 11g
13 21 (0.64%) PowerCenter
14 20 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 19 (0.58%) Oracle BI EE
16 18 (0.55%) SAP BW
16 18 (0.55%) SQL Server 2005
17 16 (0.49%) DTS
Development Applications
1 53 (1.62%) Selenium
2 52 (1.59%) QuickTest Pro
2 52 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
3 48 (1.47%) JIRA
4 39 (1.19%) Visual Studio
5 26 (0.80%) LoadRunner
6 24 (0.73%) SoapUI
7 23 (0.70%) Rational Rose
8 22 (0.67%) JMeter
8 22 (0.67%) Cucumber
9 19 (0.58%) WebDriver
10 18 (0.55%) TestDirector
11 16 (0.49%) SpecFlow
12 14 (0.43%) Toad
12 14 (0.43%) JUnit
13 13 (0.40%) Jenkins
14 12 (0.37%) Subversion
15 8 (0.24%) Oracle Forms
16 7 (0.21%) WinRunner
16 7 (0.21%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 765 (23.40%) Finance
2 288 (8.81%) Telecoms
3 143 (4.37%) Retail
4 141 (4.31%) Banking
5 131 (4.01%) Marketing
6 65 (1.99%) Billing
7 60 (1.84%) Pharmaceutical
8 59 (1.80%) Manufacturing
9 39 (1.19%) Automotive
10 38 (1.16%) Publishing
11 32 (0.98%) Legal
12 31 (0.95%) Advertising
13 27 (0.83%) Electronics
14 26 (0.80%) Spanish Language
15 23 (0.70%) Retail Banking
16 20 (0.61%) French Language
17 14 (0.43%) Local Government
17 14 (0.43%) Military
18 13 (0.40%) Financial Institution
19 12 (0.37%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 175 (5.35%) .NET
2 97 (2.97%) HTML
3 81 (2.48%) XML
4 76 (2.32%) Web Services
5 68 (2.08%) ASP.NET
6 61 (1.87%) SOAP
7 42 (1.28%) JSP
8 35 (1.07%) J2EE
9 24 (0.73%) Middleware
9 24 (0.73%) REST
10 22 (0.67%) WCF
11 17 (0.52%) WPF
12 14 (0.43%) .NET Framework
12 14 (0.43%) CSS
13 12 (0.37%) COM+
13 12 (0.37%) RESTful
14 11 (0.34%) MDX
15 9 (0.28%) jQuery
16 8 (0.24%) Oracle Fusion
16 8 (0.24%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 110 (3.36%) Management Information System
2 90 (2.75%) NHS
3 54 (1.65%) Blackberry
4 48 (1.47%) Mobile App
5 31 (0.95%) Smart Meter
6 30 (0.92%) DTV
7 27 (0.83%) Data Integration
8 26 (0.80%) Statistics
9 22 (0.67%) CMDB
9 22 (0.67%) iPad
10 20 (0.61%) Data Extraction
10 20 (0.61%) EPoS
10 20 (0.61%) Clustering
11 19 (0.58%) GIS
11 19 (0.58%) Visualisation
12 18 (0.55%) Social Media
13 17 (0.52%) AS400
14 16 (0.49%) Computer Science
15 15 (0.46%) Mainframe
16 14 (0.43%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 520 (15.91%) Windows
2 212 (6.49%) Windows 7
3 165 (5.05%) UNIX
4 147 (4.50%) Windows XP
5 114 (3.49%) Windows Server 2008
6 99 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
7 95 (2.91%) Linux
8 33 (1.01%) Solaris
9 29 (0.89%) Windows 2000
10 21 (0.64%) Windows 8
11 20 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
11 20 (0.61%) AIX
12 16 (0.49%) Windows Vista
13 12 (0.37%) Apple iOS
14 11 (0.34%) Windows 2000 Server
15 7 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 7 (0.21%) Android
15 7 (0.21%) HPUX
15 7 (0.21%) Windows NT
16 6 (0.18%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 481 (14.71%) Business Analysis
2 375 (11.47%) ITIL
3 250 (7.65%) Project Management
4 242 (7.40%) Stakeholder Management
5 194 (5.93%) Agile Software Development
6 192 (5.87%) Business Intelligence
7 186 (5.69%) Test Scripting
8 178 (5.45%) User Acceptance Testing
9 174 (5.32%) CRM
10 169 (5.17%) Data Analysis
11 159 (4.86%) Migration
12 152 (4.65%) Scrum
13 139 (4.25%) Service Management
14 137 (4.19%) PRINCE2
15 130 (3.98%) UML
16 125 (3.82%) E-Commerce
17 117 (3.58%) Change Management
18 115 (3.52%) User Stories
19 111 (3.40%) Use Case
20 107 (3.27%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 540 (16.52%) SQL
2 142 (4.34%) Java
3 96 (2.94%) C#
4 61 (1.87%) JavaScript
5 51 (1.56%) VB
6 44 (1.35%) VBA
7 39 (1.19%) PL/SQL
8 32 (0.98%) Shell Script
9 31 (0.95%) C
10 28 (0.86%) VBScript
11 22 (0.67%) T-SQL
12 17 (0.52%) RPG
12 17 (0.52%) RPG IV
13 16 (0.49%) PowerShell
14 14 (0.43%) Perl
15 13 (0.40%) VB6
16 12 (0.37%) Korn
16 12 (0.37%) COBOL
17 11 (0.34%) PHP
17 11 (0.34%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 278 (8.50%) Security Cleared
2 208 (6.36%) SC Cleared
3 202 (6.18%) ISEB
4 149 (4.56%) Degree
5 101 (3.09%) ISTQB
6 78 (2.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 74 (2.26%) Microsoft Certification
8 57 (1.74%) DV Cleared
9 51 (1.56%) MCSE
10 45 (1.38%) MCP
11 41 (1.25%) Cisco Certification
12 36 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
13 32 (0.98%) CCNA
14 31 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 26 (0.80%) CISSP
16 19 (0.58%) CBAP
17 15 (0.46%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
18 13 (0.40%) IIBA
18 13 (0.40%) PMI Certification
19 12 (0.37%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 150 (4.59%) QA
2 93 (2.84%) SLA
3 34 (1.04%) PCI DSS
4 27 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 24 (0.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 17 (0.52%) Data Quality
7 10 (0.31%) Solvency II
8 9 (0.28%) ISO 9001
9 3 (0.092%) ISO 9000
9 3 (0.092%) COBIT
9 3 (0.092%) P3O
9 3 (0.092%) BS15000
10 2 (0.061%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 2 (0.061%) Basel II
10 2 (0.061%) GMP
10 2 (0.061%) GxP
11 1 (0.031%) Basel III
11 1 (0.031%) EMIR
11 1 (0.031%) CRD IV
11 1 (0.031%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 273 (8.35%) Active Directory
2 29 (0.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (0.46%) VMware ESX
4 14 (0.43%) Microsoft App-V
5 12 (0.37%) XenApp
6 8 (0.24%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 7 (0.21%) Nmap
8 6 (0.18%) NFS
8 6 (0.18%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 5 (0.15%) XenDesktop
9 5 (0.15%) vSphere
10 4 (0.12%) Terminal Services
10 4 (0.12%) Snort
11 3 (0.092%) Hyper-V
12 2 (0.061%) Postfix
12 2 (0.061%) Sendmail
12 2 (0.061%) Squid
12 2 (0.061%) Xen
12 2 (0.061%) NLBS
12 2 (0.061%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 109 (3.33%) HP Quality Center
2 61 (1.87%) SCCM
3 20 (0.61%) Nessus
4 11 (0.34%) Backup Exec
4 11 (0.34%) OVSD
4 11 (0.34%) Tivoli
5 10 (0.31%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 8 (0.24%) HP UCMDB
7 7 (0.21%) SCOM
7 7 (0.21%) McAfee ePO
7 7 (0.21%) Netcool
7 7 (0.21%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 7 (0.21%) Norton AntiVirus
7 7 (0.21%) WMI
8 6 (0.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 5 (0.15%) WebInspect
9 5 (0.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 4 (0.12%) NetBackup
10 4 (0.12%) Control-M
11 3 (0.092%) MOM
Vendors
1 488 (14.93%) Microsoft
2 284 (8.69%) Oracle
3 166 (5.08%) SAP
4 153 (4.68%) HP
5 111 (3.40%) Citrix
6 71 (2.17%) Business Objects
7 70 (2.14%) Remedy
8 66 (2.02%) Cisco
9 55 (1.68%) Salesforce.com
9 55 (1.68%) VMware
10 52 (1.59%) IBM
11 29 (0.89%) Lotus
12 26 (0.80%) McAfee
12 26 (0.80%) Avaya
13 23 (0.70%) Siebel
14 21 (0.64%) Cognos
15 20 (0.61%) Informatica
15 20 (0.61%) ServiceNow
16 17 (0.52%) Symantec
16 17 (0.52%) Red Hat
South East
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Rate: Up to £300 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Richmond, Surrey
Aston Carter
Rate: £100 - £145 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Cyber Team
Rate: From £8 to £11 per hour 6 Month Contract
Posted: 18 hours ago
Gosport, Hampshire
LA International
Posted: 18 hours ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Sanderson
Rate: flexible
Posted: 19 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Directions On-line Ltd
Rate: From £130 to £140 per day 130 to 140 a day
Posted: Yesterday
Lewes, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Westbourne Partners
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
TD Group
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
TD Group
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Citrus Global Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £425 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Market rates
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Rate: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £300 - £360 Per Day Ltd Co Basis
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 Per Day Ltd Co Basis
Posted: 3 days ago