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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 1 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 1714 1519 1358
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 17.41% 16.79% 17.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.04% 18.38% 18.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1008 858 741
Average daily rate
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£350 £335 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% +1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £187 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £450 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £336 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.08% +3.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 120 123
Average hourly rate £14.50 £16.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.86 £10.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £27.48 £23.16
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +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
9003 8266 7349
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.46% 91.37% 92.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 4878 4452 3572
Average daily rate £375 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £205 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 431 471 590
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £44.40 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.85 £17.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year
-0.86% -1.87%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 27 March 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 -3 385 £355 +1.42% 69
Hampshire +1 347 £375 +5.63% 67
Buckinghamshire 0 271 £325 - 46
Surrey +4 261 £375 +7.14% 68
Oxfordshire +1 174 £370 +48.00% 36
West Sussex -2 104 £313 -11.34% 27
East Sussex +5 58 £375 +15.38% 21
Kent -5 40 £295 -9.23% 33
Middlesex -1 31 £350 -11.39% 3
Sussex +1 6 £400 +31.14% 1
Home Counties 0 2 £413 +71.87%
Analyst
England

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 809 (24.14%) Finance
2 592 (17.67%) Microsoft
3 543 (16.20%) SQL
4 468 (13.97%) Windows
5 448 (13.37%) Business Analysis
6 430 (12.83%) Analytical Skills
7 426 (12.71%) Agile Software Development
8 419 (12.50%) MS Excel
9 354 (10.56%) ITIL
10 324 (9.67%) Stakeholder Management
11 319 (9.52%) MS Office
12 307 (9.16%) Telecoms
13 291 (8.68%) Security Cleared
14 272 (8.12%) Project Management
15 251 (7.49%) Migration
16 247 (7.37%) Oracle
17 242 (7.22%) Active Directory
18 232 (6.92%) SC Cleared
19 208 (6.21%) Business Intelligence
20 207 (6.18%) ISEB
21 200 (5.97%) Test Scripting
22 183 (5.46%) Windows 7
23 174 (5.19%) Retail
23 174 (5.19%) Data Analysis
24 171 (5.10%) SQL Server
25 170 (5.07%) Data Modelling
26 164 (4.89%) E-Commerce
26 164 (4.89%) Banking
27 160 (4.77%) Java
28 159 (4.74%) User Acceptance Testing

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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
1 126 (3.76%) SharePoint
2 72 (2.15%) MS Exchange
3 58 (1.73%) SAS
4 50 (1.49%) CMS
5 45 (1.34%) IIS
6 29 (0.87%) IBM Notes
7 27 (0.81%) Apache
8 26 (0.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 24 (0.72%) Tomcat
10 23 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
10 23 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2010
10 23 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
11 20 (0.60%) Lync
12 19 (0.57%) WebSphere
13 18 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2003
14 17 (0.51%) WebLogic
15 13 (0.39%) JBoss
15 13 (0.39%) SharePoint 2010
16 11 (0.33%) Confluence
16 11 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 419 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 319 (9.52%) MS Office
3 131 (3.91%) MS Visio
4 128 (3.82%) MS PowerPoint
5 58 (1.73%) MS Project
6 26 (0.78%) Spreadsheet
7 14 (0.42%) SPSS
8 3 (0.090%) AutoCAD
8 3 (0.090%) InfoPath
8 3 (0.090%) DOC1
8 3 (0.090%) PowerPivot
9 2 (0.060%) Simulink
9 2 (0.060%) 3ds Max
10 1 (0.030%) MicroStation
Business Applications
1 58 (1.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 31 (0.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 27 (0.81%) Remedy ITSM
4 22 (0.66%) Oracle EBS
5 17 (0.51%) Google Analytics
6 12 (0.36%) SAP FI
7 9 (0.27%) ResourceLink
8 7 (0.21%) SAP SRM
8 7 (0.21%) assyst
8 7 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
8 7 (0.21%) Maximo
8 7 (0.21%) Oracle EBS R12
8 7 (0.21%) Oracle Payables
8 7 (0.21%) Oracle Receivables
9 6 (0.18%) Oracle General Ledger
9 6 (0.18%) Oracle Applications
9 6 (0.18%) Agresso
10 5 (0.15%) SAP HR
10 5 (0.15%) Staffware
10 5 (0.15%) SAP BCA
Cloud Services
1 34 (1.01%) SaaS
2 26 (0.78%) Office 365
3 13 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (0.21%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (0.18%) Force.com
7 2 (0.060%) IBM Blueworks
8 1 (0.030%) Taleo
8 1 (0.030%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.030%) IaaS
8 1 (0.030%) SuccessFactors
8 1 (0.030%) LucidChart
Communications & Networking
1 99 (2.95%) WAN
2 88 (2.63%) LAN
3 82 (2.45%) Firewall
4 73 (2.18%) TCP/IP
5 64 (1.91%) Internet
6 58 (1.73%) DNS
7 46 (1.37%) SAN
8 44 (1.31%) Intranet
9 40 (1.19%) DHCP
10 35 (1.04%) Network Security
11 32 (0.95%) VoIP
12 31 (0.93%) SSL
13 28 (0.84%) VPN
14 27 (0.81%) Wireless
15 22 (0.66%) IPsec
15 22 (0.66%) HTTP
16 20 (0.60%) MPLS
17 19 (0.57%) FTP
18 17 (0.51%) ATM
19 13 (0.39%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 171 (5.10%) SQL Server
2 126 (3.76%) Data Warehouse
3 61 (1.82%) Oracle Database
4 52 (1.55%) Relational Database
5 42 (1.25%) MS Access
6 41 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 40 (1.19%) QlikView
8 39 (1.16%) Oracle Reports
9 38 (1.13%) SQL Server 2008
10 37 (1.10%) Data Mining
11 35 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 29 (0.87%) Oracle Database 11g
13 27 (0.81%) Crystal Reports
14 25 (0.75%) SAP BW
15 24 (0.72%) Oracle BI EE
16 21 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
16 21 (0.63%) BusinessObjects
16 21 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
17 19 (0.57%) DB2
18 17 (0.51%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 82 (2.45%) Selenium
2 71 (2.12%) JIRA
3 43 (1.28%) Cucumber
4 35 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
5 33 (0.98%) WebDriver
6 32 (0.95%) Visual Studio
7 31 (0.93%) QuickTest Pro
8 21 (0.63%) SoapUI
9 19 (0.57%) Subversion
10 17 (0.51%) LoadRunner
10 17 (0.51%) Jenkins
11 15 (0.45%) Toad
12 14 (0.42%) SpecFlow
13 13 (0.39%) JMeter
14 12 (0.36%) TestDirector
14 12 (0.36%) Eclipse
15 9 (0.27%) JUnit
15 9 (0.27%) Git (software)
16 7 (0.21%) Balsamiq Mockups
17 6 (0.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 809 (24.14%) Finance
2 307 (9.16%) Telecoms
3 174 (5.19%) Retail
4 164 (4.89%) Banking
5 126 (3.76%) Marketing
6 81 (2.42%) Automotive
7 76 (2.27%) Manufacturing
8 53 (1.58%) Publishing
9 51 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
10 34 (1.01%) Billing
11 32 (0.95%) Electronics
12 27 (0.81%) Legal
13 25 (0.75%) Advertising
13 25 (0.75%) Back Office
14 20 (0.60%) Military
15 17 (0.51%) Retail Banking
16 15 (0.45%) German Language
17 14 (0.42%) General Ledger
18 13 (0.39%) Spanish Language
19 12 (0.36%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (3.97%) .NET
2 85 (2.54%) XML
3 81 (2.42%) HTML
4 68 (2.03%) Web Services
5 53 (1.58%) ASP.NET
6 30 (0.90%) SOAP
7 26 (0.78%) J2EE
7 26 (0.78%) CSS
8 23 (0.69%) RESTful
9 21 (0.63%) Middleware
10 20 (0.60%) JSP
10 20 (0.60%) AngularJS
11 19 (0.57%) ASP.NET Web API
11 19 (0.57%) HTML5
12 18 (0.54%) Java EE
13 16 (0.48%) Spring
14 13 (0.39%) XML Messaging
14 13 (0.39%) Gherkin
15 11 (0.33%) XSD
16 10 (0.30%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 430 (12.83%) Analytical Skills
2 120 (3.58%) Management Information System
3 87 (2.60%) NHS
4 37 (1.10%) Blackberry
5 36 (1.07%) Computer Science
6 35 (1.04%) Mobile App
6 35 (1.04%) User Experience
7 31 (0.93%) CMDB
8 30 (0.90%) Smart Meter
8 30 (0.90%) DTV
9 23 (0.69%) Open Source
10 21 (0.63%) Data Integration
11 18 (0.54%) Data Extraction
11 18 (0.54%) Data Structures
12 17 (0.51%) Credit Risk
12 17 (0.51%) EPoS
12 17 (0.51%) Statistics
13 16 (0.48%) Clustering
14 15 (0.45%) Mathematics
14 15 (0.45%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 468 (13.97%) Windows
2 183 (5.46%) Windows 7
3 137 (4.09%) UNIX
4 100 (2.98%) Windows Server 2008
5 82 (2.45%) Linux
6 73 (2.18%) Windows XP
7 57 (1.70%) Windows Server 2003
8 39 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
9 29 (0.87%) Windows 8
10 21 (0.63%) Windows Vista
11 20 (0.60%) Solaris
12 19 (0.57%) AIX
13 13 (0.39%) Windows 2000 Server
14 10 (0.30%) Apple iOS
15 9 (0.27%) Android
16 8 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 6 (0.18%) Windows 2000
18 2 (0.060%) VMS
18 2 (0.060%) Mac OS X
18 2 (0.060%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 448 (13.37%) Business Analysis
2 426 (12.71%) Agile Software Development
3 354 (10.56%) ITIL
4 324 (9.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 272 (8.12%) Project Management
6 251 (7.49%) Migration
7 208 (6.21%) Business Intelligence
8 200 (5.97%) Test Scripting
9 174 (5.19%) Data Analysis
10 170 (5.07%) Data Modelling
11 164 (4.89%) E-Commerce
12 159 (4.74%) User Acceptance Testing
12 159 (4.74%) Waterfall
13 146 (4.36%) CRM
14 139 (4.15%) Scrum
15 135 (4.03%) PRINCE2
16 134 (4.00%) Change Management
17 119 (3.55%) Service Management
18 111 (3.31%) User Stories
19 104 (3.10%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 543 (16.20%) SQL
2 160 (4.77%) Java
3 90 (2.69%) C#
4 82 (2.45%) PL/SQL
5 64 (1.91%) JavaScript
6 54 (1.61%) VBA
7 41 (1.22%) PowerShell
8 35 (1.04%) VB
9 33 (0.98%) Shell Script
10 31 (0.93%) T-SQL
11 28 (0.84%) C
12 20 (0.60%) Python
12 20 (0.60%) Perl
13 19 (0.57%) VBScript
14 13 (0.39%) VB.NET
15 12 (0.36%) R
16 11 (0.33%) PHP
16 11 (0.33%) C++
16 11 (0.33%) Korn
17 10 (0.30%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 291 (8.68%) Security Cleared
2 232 (6.92%) SC Cleared
3 207 (6.18%) ISEB
4 156 (4.66%) Degree
5 84 (2.51%) ISTQB
6 56 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
7 52 (1.55%) Microsoft Certification
8 50 (1.49%) DV Cleared
9 46 (1.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 43 (1.28%) CCNA
11 33 (0.98%) MCSE
12 32 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
13 31 (0.93%) MCP
14 29 (0.87%) CISSP
15 18 (0.54%) CISM
15 18 (0.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 17 (0.51%) CCNP
17 14 (0.42%) ACCA
18 13 (0.39%) CIMA
19 12 (0.36%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 125 (3.73%) QA
2 103 (3.07%) SLA
3 36 (1.07%) Data Quality
4 32 (0.95%) Solvency II
4 32 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 27 (0.81%) PCI DSS
6 26 (0.78%) GAMP
7 22 (0.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 10 (0.30%) COBIT
9 8 (0.24%) ISO 9001
10 5 (0.15%) HL7
11 4 (0.12%) DICOM
11 4 (0.12%) P3O
12 3 (0.090%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 2 (0.060%) GxP
13 2 (0.060%) Basel II
13 2 (0.060%) ISO 9000
13 2 (0.060%) COSO
13 2 (0.060%) DO-178B
13 2 (0.060%) COREP
System Software
1 242 (7.22%) Active Directory
2 45 (1.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (0.63%) VMware ESX
4 19 (0.57%) Hyper-V
5 13 (0.39%) XenApp
6 10 (0.30%) vSphere
7 6 (0.18%) XenDesktop
8 5 (0.15%) Snort
9 4 (0.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 4 (0.12%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (0.090%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 3 (0.090%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 3 (0.090%) vCloud
11 2 (0.060%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.060%) Forefront TMG
11 2 (0.060%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.030%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.030%) ProxySG
12 1 (0.030%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.030%) UAG
Systems Management
1 102 (3.04%) HP Quality Center
2 53 (1.58%) SCCM
3 15 (0.45%) Backup Exec
4 12 (0.36%) OVSD
4 12 (0.36%) Tivoli
4 12 (0.36%) Control-M
5 10 (0.30%) WSUS
6 9 (0.27%) Nessus
7 8 (0.24%) CA Spectrum
8 7 (0.21%) Netcool
8 7 (0.21%) Nagios
8 7 (0.21%) Norton AntiVirus
9 6 (0.18%) NetBackup
9 6 (0.18%) SCOM
9 6 (0.18%) McAfee ePO
10 5 (0.15%) Icinga
11 4 (0.12%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
11 4 (0.12%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 4 (0.12%) Nmap
12 3 (0.090%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 592 (17.67%) Microsoft
2 247 (7.37%) Oracle
3 141 (4.21%) SAP
4 128 (3.82%) HP
5 119 (3.55%) Cisco
6 113 (3.37%) Citrix
7 94 (2.81%) Remedy
8 82 (2.45%) VMware
9 59 (1.76%) IBM
10 52 (1.55%) Business Objects
11 36 (1.07%) CheckPoint
12 34 (1.01%) Salesforce.com
12 34 (1.01%) Informatica
13 31 (0.93%) Lotus
14 29 (0.87%) Juniper
15 28 (0.84%) McAfee
16 26 (0.78%) Blue Coat
17 24 (0.72%) Cognos
17 24 (0.72%) Sun
18 23 (0.69%) Avaya
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Hampshire
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Rate: From £360 to £390 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
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Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £230 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Rate: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Rate: £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Salt
Rate: £225 - £275 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Ampersand Consulting
Rate: £200 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Twenty Recruitment Group
Rate: Up to £325 per day
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Rate: From £180 to £225 per day
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Rate: Up to £375 per day
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Surrey
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