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 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 2 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 1615 1377 1786
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 17.40% 15.76% 17.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.92% 16.97% 19.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 962 811 905
Average daily rate
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£340 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £218 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.74% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 113 109 175
Average hourly rate £14.50 £13.27 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.26% -11.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.65 £10.90 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.40 £22.25 £24.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
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
8534 8116 9138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.96% 92.91% 91.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 4759 4311 4248
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 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 442 505 599
Average hourly rate £16.14 £16.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.18% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.10 £39.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 19 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 19 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 19 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 -1 342 £336 -10.92% 72
Berkshire +2 314 £361 +11.15% 76
Buckinghamshire +1 289 £330 +10.00% 57
Surrey -1 222 £350 -6.66% 68
East Sussex +1 106 £323 -11.03% 15
Oxfordshire -2 95 £340 +2.25% 37
West Sussex -1 80 £330 -7.69% 27
Kent +5 52 £325 -7.14% 15
Middlesex +1 52 £330 -6.25% 5
Sussex +1 11 £325 -10.95%
Home Counties -7 4 £370 +15.62%
Isle of Wight - - - -
Analyst
England

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 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.

1 776 (23.21%) Finance
2 542 (16.21%) Windows
3 527 (15.76%) SQL
4 501 (14.99%) Business Analysis
5 490 (14.66%) Microsoft
6 419 (12.53%) Agile Software Development
7 399 (11.94%) Analytical Skills
8 379 (11.34%) MS Excel
9 374 (11.19%) ITIL
10 317 (9.48%) MS Office
11 285 (8.53%) Security Cleared
12 280 (8.38%) Telecoms
13 279 (8.35%) Active Directory
14 262 (7.84%) Oracle
14 262 (7.84%) Stakeholder Management
15 248 (7.42%) Project Management
16 229 (6.85%) Windows 7
17 212 (6.34%) SC Cleared
18 196 (5.86%) ISEB
19 190 (5.68%) Business Intelligence
19 190 (5.68%) Test Scripting
20 182 (5.44%) User Acceptance Testing
21 176 (5.26%) CRM
22 168 (5.03%) Migration
23 167 (5.00%) .NET
24 166 (4.97%) SAP
25 162 (4.85%) SQL Server
25 162 (4.85%) Scrum
26 161 (4.82%) UNIX
27 160 (4.79%) Data Analysis

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 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
1 148 (4.43%) SharePoint
2 107 (3.20%) MS Exchange
3 59 (1.76%) WebSphere
4 55 (1.65%) SAS
5 51 (1.53%) IIS
6 35 (1.05%) IBM Notes
7 25 (0.75%) Lync
7 25 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2010
8 23 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2003
9 22 (0.66%) CMS
10 19 (0.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 19 (0.57%) WebLogic
11 14 (0.42%) BizTalk Server
11 14 (0.42%) ArcGIS
11 14 (0.42%) Confluence
12 13 (0.39%) WebSphere Application Server
13 11 (0.33%) Apache
14 10 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2007
14 10 (0.30%) Documentum
15 9 (0.27%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 379 (11.34%) MS Excel
2 317 (9.48%) MS Office
3 112 (3.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 99 (2.96%) MS Visio
5 86 (2.57%) MS Project
6 32 (0.96%) Spreadsheet
7 11 (0.33%) SPSS
8 3 (0.090%) FastStats
8 3 (0.090%) DOC1
9 2 (0.060%) Acrobat
9 2 (0.060%) AutoCAD
9 2 (0.060%) PowerPivot
9 2 (0.060%) Mingle
10 1 (0.030%) Revit
10 1 (0.030%) 3ds Max
10 1 (0.030%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.030%) Adobe After Effects
10 1 (0.030%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 54 (1.62%) Oracle EBS
2 29 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
3 28 (0.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 19 (0.57%) Remedy ITSM
5 16 (0.48%) Maximo
6 14 (0.42%) SAP CO
7 13 (0.39%) SAP FI/CO
7 13 (0.39%) SAP FI
8 11 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
8 11 (0.33%) Google Analytics
9 9 (0.27%) Oracle EBS R12
9 9 (0.27%) SAP SD
10 8 (0.24%) SAP ERP
11 7 (0.21%) SiteCatalyst
11 7 (0.21%) Staffware
11 7 (0.21%) WebTrends
11 7 (0.21%) Remedy AR System
12 6 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
12 6 (0.18%) SAP HR
12 6 (0.18%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 33 (0.99%) Office 365
2 16 (0.48%) SaaS
3 3 (0.090%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.090%) IBM Blueworks
4 2 (0.060%) Google Apps
4 2 (0.060%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.030%) Force.com
5 1 (0.030%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 103 (3.08%) TCP/IP
2 70 (2.09%) Firewall
3 64 (1.91%) LAN
3 64 (1.91%) WAN
4 56 (1.68%) DNS
5 54 (1.62%) Internet
6 48 (1.44%) SAN
7 30 (0.90%) VoIP
8 29 (0.87%) DHCP
8 29 (0.87%) Intranet
9 28 (0.84%) Wireless
10 23 (0.69%) VPN
11 20 (0.60%) HTTP
12 18 (0.54%) 3G
13 17 (0.51%) LDAP
14 16 (0.48%) FTP
14 16 (0.48%) HTTPS
15 15 (0.45%) IP Telephony
15 15 (0.45%) Wireshark
16 13 (0.39%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 162 (4.85%) SQL Server
2 95 (2.84%) Data Warehouse
3 57 (1.71%) Data Mining
3 57 (1.71%) MS Access
4 46 (1.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 39 (1.17%) QlikView
5 39 (1.17%) Oracle Reports
5 39 (1.17%) Oracle Database
6 38 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 27 (0.81%) Relational Database
8 26 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
9 24 (0.72%) DB2
10 22 (0.66%) SAP BW
11 21 (0.63%) PowerCenter
12 20 (0.60%) Oracle Database 11g
12 20 (0.60%) Crystal Reports
13 19 (0.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 18 (0.54%) Oracle BI EE
14 18 (0.54%) SQL Server 2005
15 16 (0.48%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 59 (1.76%) JIRA
2 52 (1.56%) QuickTest Pro
3 50 (1.50%) Selenium
4 38 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
5 32 (0.96%) Visual Studio
6 26 (0.78%) LoadRunner
7 23 (0.69%) Cucumber
8 21 (0.63%) JMeter
9 20 (0.60%) Rational Rose
10 18 (0.54%) SoapUI
11 16 (0.48%) JUnit
11 16 (0.48%) SpecFlow
12 15 (0.45%) TestDirector
13 14 (0.42%) Toad
14 13 (0.39%) WebDriver
14 13 (0.39%) Jenkins
15 12 (0.36%) Subversion
16 8 (0.24%) Oracle Forms
17 6 (0.18%) Eclipse
17 6 (0.18%) WinRunner
General
1 776 (23.21%) Finance
2 280 (8.38%) Telecoms
3 137 (4.10%) Banking
4 133 (3.98%) Marketing
5 130 (3.89%) Retail
6 65 (1.94%) Billing
7 60 (1.79%) Pharmaceutical
8 56 (1.68%) Manufacturing
9 41 (1.23%) Automotive
10 39 (1.17%) Publishing
11 30 (0.90%) Legal
12 27 (0.81%) Advertising
13 26 (0.78%) Spanish Language
13 26 (0.78%) Electronics
14 21 (0.63%) Retail Banking
15 19 (0.57%) French Language
16 15 (0.45%) Military
16 15 (0.45%) Financial Institution
16 15 (0.45%) Local Government
17 14 (0.42%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 167 (5.00%) .NET
2 93 (2.78%) HTML
3 78 (2.33%) XML
4 71 (2.12%) Web Services
5 62 (1.85%) ASP.NET
6 55 (1.65%) SOAP
7 42 (1.26%) JSP
8 34 (1.02%) J2EE
9 23 (0.69%) REST
9 23 (0.69%) Middleware
10 21 (0.63%) WCF
11 16 (0.48%) WPF
12 14 (0.42%) .NET Framework
13 13 (0.39%) RESTful
13 13 (0.39%) CSS
14 12 (0.36%) COM+
15 10 (0.30%) jQuery
16 9 (0.27%) JSON
16 9 (0.27%) MDX
17 8 (0.24%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 399 (11.94%) Analytical Skills
2 114 (3.41%) Management Information System
3 96 (2.87%) NHS
4 59 (1.76%) Mobile App
5 50 (1.50%) Blackberry
6 29 (0.87%) DTV
7 28 (0.84%) User Experience
8 26 (0.78%) Smart Meter
9 25 (0.75%) Data Integration
9 25 (0.75%) Statistics
10 23 (0.69%) iPad
10 23 (0.69%) CMDB
11 22 (0.66%) AS400
12 21 (0.63%) Clustering
13 20 (0.60%) EPoS
14 19 (0.57%) Social Media
14 19 (0.57%) GIS
14 19 (0.57%) Computer Science
15 17 (0.51%) Visualisation
15 17 (0.51%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 542 (16.21%) Windows
2 229 (6.85%) Windows 7
3 161 (4.82%) UNIX
4 148 (4.43%) Windows XP
5 126 (3.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 108 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
7 88 (2.63%) Linux
8 32 (0.96%) Solaris
9 31 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
10 27 (0.81%) Windows 2000
11 23 (0.69%) Windows 8
12 19 (0.57%) AIX
13 17 (0.51%) Windows Vista
14 13 (0.39%) Apple iOS
15 11 (0.33%) Windows 2000 Server
16 10 (0.30%) Android
17 8 (0.24%) Windows NT
18 7 (0.21%) HPUX
19 6 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 5 (0.15%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 501 (14.99%) Business Analysis
2 419 (12.53%) Agile Software Development
3 374 (11.19%) ITIL
4 262 (7.84%) Stakeholder Management
5 248 (7.42%) Project Management
6 190 (5.68%) Business Intelligence
6 190 (5.68%) Test Scripting
7 182 (5.44%) User Acceptance Testing
8 176 (5.26%) CRM
9 168 (5.03%) Migration
10 162 (4.85%) Scrum
11 160 (4.79%) Data Analysis
12 144 (4.31%) Service Management
13 142 (4.25%) PRINCE2
14 136 (4.07%) E-Commerce
15 130 (3.89%) User Stories
16 127 (3.80%) UML
17 124 (3.71%) Change Management
18 120 (3.59%) Waterfall
19 108 (3.23%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 527 (15.76%) SQL
2 140 (4.19%) Java
3 86 (2.57%) C#
4 60 (1.79%) JavaScript
5 46 (1.38%) VBA
6 45 (1.35%) VB
7 37 (1.11%) PL/SQL
8 34 (1.02%) C
9 32 (0.96%) Shell Script
10 24 (0.72%) VBScript
11 19 (0.57%) RPG IV
11 19 (0.57%) RPG
12 18 (0.54%) T-SQL
13 17 (0.51%) Perl
14 16 (0.48%) PowerShell
15 12 (0.36%) Korn
15 12 (0.36%) VB6
16 11 (0.33%) Bash Shell
16 11 (0.33%) COBOL
16 11 (0.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 285 (8.53%) Security Cleared
2 212 (6.34%) SC Cleared
3 196 (5.86%) ISEB
4 147 (4.40%) Degree
5 100 (2.99%) ISTQB
6 77 (2.30%) Microsoft Certification
7 75 (2.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 58 (1.73%) DV Cleared
9 54 (1.62%) MCSE
10 49 (1.47%) MCP
11 47 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
12 35 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
12 35 (1.05%) CCNA
13 34 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 30 (0.90%) CISSP
15 17 (0.51%) CBAP
16 16 (0.48%) ACCA
17 15 (0.45%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
18 14 (0.42%) PMI Certification
19 13 (0.39%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 158 (4.73%) QA
2 90 (2.69%) SLA
3 30 (0.90%) PCI DSS
4 25 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 23 (0.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 15 (0.45%) Data Quality
7 12 (0.36%) Solvency II
8 10 (0.30%) ISO 9001
9 3 (0.090%) P3O
9 3 (0.090%) BS15000
9 3 (0.090%) ISO 9000
10 2 (0.060%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 2 (0.060%) COBIT
10 2 (0.060%) GMP
10 2 (0.060%) GxP
10 2 (0.060%) Basel II
11 1 (0.030%) Basel III
11 1 (0.030%) EMIR
11 1 (0.030%) CRD IV
11 1 (0.030%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 279 (8.35%) Active Directory
2 31 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (0.48%) VMware ESX
4 13 (0.39%) Microsoft App-V
5 11 (0.33%) XenApp
6 8 (0.24%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 8 (0.24%) vSphere
7 7 (0.21%) Nmap
8 6 (0.18%) NFS
9 5 (0.15%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 4 (0.12%) Snort
10 4 (0.12%) XenDesktop
11 3 (0.090%) Hyper-V
11 3 (0.090%) Terminal Services
11 3 (0.090%) Xen
12 2 (0.060%) Squid
12 2 (0.060%) NLBS
12 2 (0.060%) ProxySG
12 2 (0.060%) vCloud
12 2 (0.060%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 107 (3.20%) HP Quality Center
2 63 (1.88%) SCCM
3 20 (0.60%) Nessus
4 13 (0.39%) Backup Exec
5 12 (0.36%) OVSD
6 11 (0.33%) Tivoli
7 10 (0.30%) SCOM
7 10 (0.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 8 (0.24%) Norton AntiVirus
9 7 (0.21%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 6 (0.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 6 (0.18%) Netcool
10 6 (0.18%) NetBackup
10 6 (0.18%) McAfee ePO
11 5 (0.15%) HP UCMDB
11 5 (0.15%) WebInspect
11 5 (0.15%) WMI
12 4 (0.12%) Control-M
12 4 (0.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 3 (0.090%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 490 (14.66%) Microsoft
2 262 (7.84%) Oracle
3 166 (4.97%) SAP
4 159 (4.76%) HP
5 111 (3.32%) Citrix
6 70 (2.09%) Cisco
7 68 (2.03%) Business Objects
8 65 (1.94%) Remedy
9 60 (1.79%) VMware
10 57 (1.71%) Salesforce.com
11 49 (1.47%) IBM
12 36 (1.08%) Lotus
13 32 (0.96%) Avaya
14 24 (0.72%) McAfee
15 23 (0.69%) Symantec
16 20 (0.60%) ServiceNow
17 19 (0.57%) Cognos
17 19 (0.57%) Informatica
18 18 (0.54%) CheckPoint
18 18 (0.54%) Siebel
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