The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had 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
Analyst
Rank 3 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 1151 1534 1725
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 14.87% 16.21% 17.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.91% 17.11% 18.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 721 886 1056
Median daily rate £350 £350 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £192 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 130 134
Median hourly rate £14.50 £16.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.97 £9.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £39.00 £27.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.49 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-3.43% +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
7236 8968 9299
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.51% 94.78% 94.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 4202 5185 5090
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £263 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 420 513 513
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.89 £47.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

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 9 December 2016.

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 9 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the South East 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
Berkshire -1 269 £365 +4.28% 51
Hampshire +3 255 £300 -7.69% 48
Surrey +2 157 £428 +2.95% 35
Buckinghamshire -2 150 £337 +8.70% 17
Oxfordshire -4 99 £388 +15.67% 21
West Sussex 0 90 £375 +7.14% 23
East Sussex +5 54 £375 - 16
Kent -1 26 £325 -7.14% 6
Middlesex -15 13 £409 +31.85% 2
M4 Corridor - 5 £325 -
Thames Valley 0 1 £750 -
Analyst
England

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, 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 South East region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 573 (22.76%) Finance
2 473 (18.78%) Agile Software Development
3 373 (14.81%) Microsoft
4 354 (14.06%) Business Analysis
5 335 (13.30%) SQL
6 328 (13.03%) Analytical Skills
7 304 (12.07%) Stakeholder Management
8 302 (11.99%) ITIL
8 302 (11.99%) Windows
9 246 (9.77%) MS Excel
10 238 (9.45%) MS Office
11 213 (8.46%) Security Cleared
12 200 (7.94%) Telecoms
13 195 (7.74%) Active Directory
14 179 (7.11%) SAP
15 174 (6.91%) Project Management
16 166 (6.59%) Data Analysis
17 163 (6.47%) Business Intelligence
17 163 (6.47%) Migration
18 154 (6.12%) Change Management
19 153 (6.08%) SC Cleared
20 149 (5.92%) Retail
21 146 (5.80%) Oracle
22 136 (5.40%) Scrum
22 136 (5.40%) User Stories
23 131 (5.20%) QA
24 129 (5.12%) JIRA
25 128 (5.08%) Degree
26 123 (4.88%) Service Management
27 120 (4.77%) Java

Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 83 (3.30%) SharePoint
2 39 (1.55%) Confluence
3 38 (1.51%) MS Exchange
4 30 (1.19%) SAS
5 28 (1.11%) CMS
6 20 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
7 16 (0.64%) IIS
7 16 (0.64%) WebSphere
8 15 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2010
9 12 (0.48%) Apache
10 11 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
11 10 (0.40%) IBM Notes
12 9 (0.36%) JBoss
13 8 (0.32%) Apache Spark
13 8 (0.32%) Joomla!
13 8 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
13 8 (0.32%) Skype for Business
13 8 (0.32%) WebSphere Application Server
13 8 (0.32%) WordPress
14 7 (0.28%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 246 (9.77%) MS Excel
2 238 (9.45%) MS Office
3 92 (3.65%) MS PowerPoint
4 86 (3.42%) MS Visio
5 40 (1.59%) MS Project
6 14 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
7 7 (0.28%) Stata
8 6 (0.24%) InfoPath
9 3 (0.12%) RoboHelp
10 2 (0.079%) SPSS
11 1 (0.040%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 27 (1.07%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 26 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
3 22 (0.87%) Oracle EBS
4 17 (0.68%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 16 (0.64%) Sonata
6 14 (0.56%) Dynamics NAV
6 14 (0.56%) Oracle EBS R12
7 13 (0.52%) Lorenzo
7 13 (0.52%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 12 (0.48%) Oracle Financials
9 11 (0.44%) Oracle ERP
9 11 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
10 10 (0.40%) Cognos TM1
10 10 (0.40%) Oracle Payables
10 10 (0.40%) SAP FI
11 9 (0.36%) SAP HR
11 9 (0.36%) SAP SD
12 7 (0.28%) Primavera
12 7 (0.28%) Unit4 Business World
13 6 (0.24%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 53 (2.10%) Office 365
2 25 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (0.68%) SuccessFactors
4 11 (0.44%) SaaS
5 9 (0.36%) PaaS
6 8 (0.32%) IaaS
7 3 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.079%) Adobe Analytics
8 2 (0.079%) CallidusCloud
8 2 (0.079%) Force.com
9 1 (0.040%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.040%) Google Drive
9 1 (0.040%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.040%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 59 (2.34%) Firewall
2 41 (1.63%) LAN
3 32 (1.27%) VPN
4 30 (1.19%) Network Security
5 29 (1.15%) TCP/IP
6 28 (1.11%) Wireless
7 26 (1.03%) WAN
8 24 (0.95%) Internet
9 22 (0.87%) Intrusion Detection
10 21 (0.83%) DNS
11 16 (0.64%) VoIP
12 15 (0.60%) 4G
13 14 (0.56%) DHCP
13 14 (0.56%) Intranet
13 14 (0.56%) LTE
14 11 (0.44%) SSL
14 11 (0.44%) Unified Communications
15 10 (0.40%) Wi-Fi
16 8 (0.32%) Cisco ASA
16 8 (0.32%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (3.18%) SQL Server
2 62 (2.46%) Data Warehouse
3 34 (1.35%) BusinessObjects
4 33 (1.31%) Relational Database
5 31 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 30 (1.19%) DB2
6 30 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 28 (1.11%) QlikView
8 24 (0.95%) Oracle BI EE
9 21 (0.83%) Big Data
10 20 (0.79%) Oracle Reports
11 15 (0.60%) Power BI
11 15 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
12 14 (0.56%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
12 14 (0.56%) Data Mining
12 14 (0.56%) Oracle Database
12 14 (0.56%) RDBMS
13 13 (0.52%) MS Access
13 13 (0.52%) MySQL
14 12 (0.48%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 129 (5.12%) JIRA
2 103 (4.09%) Selenium
3 52 (2.07%) SoapUI
4 47 (1.87%) WebDriver
5 41 (1.63%) Cucumber
6 38 (1.51%) Team Foundation Server
7 28 (1.11%) Jenkins
8 22 (0.87%) JUnit
9 21 (0.83%) SpecFlow
10 20 (0.79%) Maven
11 16 (0.64%) JMeter
11 16 (0.64%) Rational DOORS
12 14 (0.56%) Git (software)
13 13 (0.52%) Visual Studio
14 11 (0.44%) Talend Open Studio
14 11 (0.44%) Toad
15 9 (0.36%) Hudson
15 9 (0.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 8 (0.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 7 (0.28%) LoadRunner
General
1 573 (22.76%) Finance
2 200 (7.94%) Telecoms
3 149 (5.92%) Retail
4 105 (4.17%) Banking
5 103 (4.09%) Marketing
6 43 (1.71%) Manufacturing
7 42 (1.67%) Legal
8 38 (1.51%) Publishing
9 25 (0.99%) Billing
10 22 (0.87%) Back Office
11 21 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
12 20 (0.79%) Electronics
13 19 (0.75%) Automotive
14 13 (0.52%) Advertising
15 12 (0.48%) Local Government
16 10 (0.40%) German Language
16 10 (0.40%) Law
16 10 (0.40%) Spanish Language
17 8 (0.32%) Investment Banking
18 7 (0.28%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (3.77%) XML
2 66 (2.62%) .NET
2 66 (2.62%) Web Services
3 46 (1.83%) SOAP
4 25 (0.99%) HTML
5 15 (0.60%) CSS
6 14 (0.56%) Ajax
6 14 (0.56%) Gherkin
6 14 (0.56%) REST
7 13 (0.52%) Middleware
7 13 (0.52%) RESTful
8 11 (0.44%) XSLT
9 10 (0.40%) JSON
10 8 (0.32%) Java EE
10 8 (0.32%) OAuth
10 8 (0.32%) Spring
11 7 (0.28%) ASP.NET Web API
11 7 (0.28%) WebSphere MQ
12 6 (0.24%) Hibernate
12 6 (0.24%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 328 (13.03%) Analytical Skills
2 101 (4.01%) Management Information System
3 41 (1.63%) User Experience
4 39 (1.55%) Computer Science
5 37 (1.47%) Data Centre
5 37 (1.47%) NHS
6 34 (1.35%) Driving Licence
7 26 (1.03%) Smart Meter
8 25 (0.99%) Statistics
9 24 (0.95%) Visualisation
10 22 (0.87%) Data Extraction
10 22 (0.87%) Mainframe
11 17 (0.68%) Blackberry
12 16 (0.64%) Data Integration
12 16 (0.64%) Life Science
12 16 (0.64%) Mathematics
12 16 (0.64%) Security Operations Centre
13 15 (0.60%) Smartphone
14 13 (0.52%) CMDB
14 13 (0.52%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 302 (11.99%) Windows
2 106 (4.21%) Windows 7
3 68 (2.70%) Linux
4 53 (2.10%) Unix
4 53 (2.10%) Windows Server
5 46 (1.83%) Windows Server 2008
6 33 (1.31%) Windows Server 2012
7 28 (1.11%) Windows XP
8 26 (1.03%) Windows Server 2003
9 23 (0.91%) Windows 10
10 21 (0.83%) Windows 8
11 20 (0.79%) Apple iOS
12 17 (0.68%) AIX
13 12 (0.48%) Android
14 7 (0.28%) OS/400
14 7 (0.28%) Solaris
14 7 (0.28%) Windows Mobile
15 6 (0.24%) zOS
16 4 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 4 (0.16%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 473 (18.78%) Agile Software Development
2 354 (14.06%) Business Analysis
3 304 (12.07%) Stakeholder Management
4 302 (11.99%) ITIL
5 174 (6.91%) Project Management
6 166 (6.59%) Data Analysis
7 163 (6.47%) Business Intelligence
7 163 (6.47%) Migration
8 154 (6.12%) Change Management
9 136 (5.40%) Scrum
9 136 (5.40%) User Stories
10 123 (4.88%) Service Management
11 118 (4.69%) CRM
12 116 (4.61%) User Acceptance Testing
13 113 (4.49%) Waterfall
14 105 (4.17%) Test Scripting
15 101 (4.01%) Continuous Improvement
15 101 (4.01%) Data Modelling
16 87 (3.46%) Use Case
17 80 (3.18%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 335 (13.30%) SQL
2 120 (4.77%) Java
3 74 (2.94%) C#
4 37 (1.47%) JavaScript
5 34 (1.35%) VB
6 33 (1.31%) VBA
7 31 (1.23%) C
7 31 (1.23%) Python
8 29 (1.15%) PowerShell
9 17 (0.68%) T-SQL
10 15 (0.60%) C++
11 14 (0.56%) R
12 11 (0.44%) Groovy
12 11 (0.44%) PL/SQL
13 9 (0.36%) Bash Shell
13 9 (0.36%) Shell Script
14 8 (0.32%) JCL
14 8 (0.32%) Ruby
15 6 (0.24%) F#
16 5 (0.20%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 213 (8.46%) Security Cleared
2 153 (6.08%) SC Cleared
3 128 (5.08%) Degree
4 107 (4.25%) ISEB
5 66 (2.62%) ISTQB
6 43 (1.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 34 (1.35%) DV Cleared
8 33 (1.31%) CISSP
8 33 (1.31%) ITIL Certification
9 20 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
10 18 (0.71%) BPSS Clearance
11 17 (0.68%) CIMA
12 15 (0.60%) Cisco Certification
12 15 (0.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 14 (0.56%) ACCA
13 14 (0.56%) MCP
14 12 (0.48%) GCIA
14 12 (0.48%) GCIH
15 11 (0.44%) CCNA
15 11 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 131 (5.20%) QA
2 81 (3.22%) SLA
3 60 (2.38%) Data Quality
4 24 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 22 (0.87%) Solvency II
6 19 (0.75%) PCI DSS
7 14 (0.56%) Disclosure Scotland
8 10 (0.40%) GAAP
9 9 (0.36%) COBIT
9 9 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 6 (0.24%) GxP
11 5 (0.20%) 21 CFR Part 11
11 5 (0.20%) GAMP
12 4 (0.16%) COSO
12 4 (0.16%) SAS 70
13 3 (0.12%) ISO 9001
13 3 (0.12%) MiFID
13 3 (0.12%) P3O
14 2 (0.079%) HL7
15 1 (0.040%) HIPAA
System Software
1 195 (7.74%) Active Directory
2 26 (1.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (0.71%) XenApp
4 14 (0.56%) vSphere
5 12 (0.48%) XenDesktop
6 11 (0.44%) Hyper-V
7 9 (0.36%) Firmware
7 9 (0.36%) Microsoft App-V
7 9 (0.36%) VMware ESX
8 8 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
9 5 (0.20%) BitLocker
9 5 (0.20%) Terminal Services
9 5 (0.20%) XenServer
10 3 (0.12%) Shibboleth
10 3 (0.12%) Virtual Desktop
11 2 (0.079%) Snort
11 2 (0.079%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 2 (0.079%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.040%) DFS Replication
12 1 (0.040%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 55 (2.18%) HP Quality Center
2 36 (1.43%) SCCM
3 9 (0.36%) WSUS
4 8 (0.32%) SCOM
4 8 (0.32%) Tivoli
5 7 (0.28%) McAfee ePO
5 7 (0.28%) Nessus
6 5 (0.20%) OVSD
6 5 (0.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 4 (0.16%) CA Spectrum
7 4 (0.16%) EdgeSight
7 4 (0.16%) Microsoft Intune
7 4 (0.16%) NetBackup
7 4 (0.16%) QRadar
7 4 (0.16%) RSA Security Analytics
7 4 (0.16%) SafeCom
7 4 (0.16%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 3 (0.12%) CA Wily
8 3 (0.12%) FortiGate
8 3 (0.12%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 373 (14.81%) Microsoft
2 179 (7.11%) SAP
3 146 (5.80%) Oracle
4 73 (2.90%) HP
5 61 (2.42%) VMware
6 59 (2.34%) Cisco
7 47 (1.87%) Salesforce.com
8 45 (1.79%) Remedy
9 42 (1.67%) Citrix
10 35 (1.39%) Cognos
10 35 (1.39%) IBM
11 27 (1.07%) ServiceNow
12 21 (0.83%) CheckPoint
13 20 (0.79%) Splunk
14 18 (0.71%) CA Agile Central
14 18 (0.71%) Intel Security
15 17 (0.68%) Tableau
16 16 (0.64%) Apple
16 16 (0.64%) Google
17 15 (0.60%) Workday
Brighton, East Sussex
Networkers
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £375 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Premier IT
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Reed Technology
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Colston Consulting
Rate: £300 - £400 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Chichester, West Sussex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Cadence Resourcing
Rate: On Application
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
IntaPeople
Rate: £390 - £420 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Epsom, Surrey
TEKsystems
Rate: £100 - £110 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £360 - £370 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Rate: 400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £375 - 450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £0.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
LEXSTRA
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 3 days ago
Sunbury-On-Thames, Middlesex
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £440 - £490 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £0.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Middlesex
Plan-net
Rate: Competitive rate
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
LA International
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Pertemps Managed Services
Rate: £9.98 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Posted: 4 days ago
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Rate: £15 - £16 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Hays Talent Solutions
Rate: £380.00 - £430.00 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Kent
University of Kent
Rate: From £32,958 to £38,183 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago