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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 2 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 1537 1346 1246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 16.65% 15.97% 16.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.21% 17.46% 17.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 924 715 589
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £172 £189 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.92% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 129 148
Average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.30 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.20 £27.20 £26.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £13.63
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +10.09%
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
8442 7709 6942
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.42% 91.49% 91.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 4567 4029 3349
Average daily rate £375 £356 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% -1.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 406 459 601
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -8.33%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 23 January 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +1 312 £350 +6.06% 87
Buckinghamshire 0 286 £325 +4.00% 42
Surrey +3 276 £350 -3.44% 87
Hampshire -1 252 £350 +5.18% 73
Oxfordshire +3 135 £398 +37.06% 28
West Sussex +1 109 £325 -7.14% 20
East Sussex -4 62 £400 +23.07% 10
Kent +2 45 £329 +9.12% 33
Middlesex 0 32 £363 +13.72% 3
Sussex +2 2 £425 - 1
Home Counties -1 2 £413 +65.00%
Analyst
England

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 798 (24.52%) Finance
2 501 (15.40%) Microsoft
3 496 (15.24%) SQL
4 495 (15.21%) Windows
5 464 (14.26%) Business Analysis
6 414 (12.72%) Agile Software Development
7 395 (12.14%) MS Excel
8 387 (11.89%) Analytical Skills
9 335 (10.30%) ITIL
10 292 (8.97%) Stakeholder Management
11 290 (8.91%) Telecoms
12 289 (8.88%) MS Office
13 264 (8.11%) Security Cleared
14 257 (7.90%) Active Directory
14 257 (7.90%) Project Management
15 248 (7.62%) Oracle
16 241 (7.41%) Migration
17 224 (6.88%) Windows 7
18 209 (6.42%) SC Cleared
19 206 (6.33%) Business Intelligence
20 190 (5.84%) ISEB
21 174 (5.35%) Test Scripting
22 169 (5.19%) SQL Server
23 168 (5.16%) User Acceptance Testing
24 165 (5.07%) Retail
25 160 (4.92%) Banking
26 157 (4.82%) E-Commerce
27 153 (4.70%) Degree
28 152 (4.67%) CRM
29 145 (4.46%) Waterfall

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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
1 135 (4.15%) SharePoint
2 97 (2.98%) MS Exchange
3 60 (1.84%) SAS
4 42 (1.29%) IIS
5 37 (1.14%) Lync
6 35 (1.08%) CMS
7 33 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2010
8 30 (0.92%) IBM Notes
9 27 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
10 26 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2003
11 24 (0.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 19 (0.58%) Tomcat
13 17 (0.52%) Apache
13 17 (0.52%) WebSphere
14 15 (0.46%) Confluence
15 14 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2007
16 13 (0.40%) WebLogic
16 13 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2013
17 10 (0.31%) JBoss
17 10 (0.31%) GlassFish
Applications
1 395 (12.14%) MS Excel
2 289 (8.88%) MS Office
3 116 (3.56%) MS Visio
4 107 (3.29%) MS PowerPoint
5 60 (1.84%) MS Project
6 29 (0.89%) Spreadsheet
7 17 (0.52%) SPSS
8 4 (0.12%) DOC1
9 3 (0.092%) FastStats
9 3 (0.092%) AutoCAD
10 2 (0.061%) Acrobat
10 2 (0.061%) PowerPivot
11 1 (0.031%) MicroStation
11 1 (0.031%) InfoPath
11 1 (0.031%) Simulink
11 1 (0.031%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 50 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 35 (1.08%) Oracle EBS
3 31 (0.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 19 (0.58%) Google Analytics
5 17 (0.52%) SAP FI
6 16 (0.49%) Remedy ITSM
7 10 (0.31%) ResourceLink
8 9 (0.28%) assyst
9 8 (0.25%) Oracle EBS R12
10 7 (0.22%) Oracle Payables
10 7 (0.22%) SAP FI/CO
10 7 (0.22%) Maximo
10 7 (0.22%) SAP CO
10 7 (0.22%) SAP SRM
11 6 (0.18%) SAP ERP
11 6 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
11 6 (0.18%) Oracle Applications
11 6 (0.18%) Agresso
11 6 (0.18%) Oracle Receivables
12 5 (0.15%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 33 (1.01%) SaaS
2 31 (0.95%) Office 365
3 7 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (0.22%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (0.18%) Force.com
5 5 (0.15%) IBM Blueworks
6 2 (0.061%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.061%) IaaS
7 1 (0.031%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (0.031%) LucidChart
Communications & Networking
1 95 (2.92%) Firewall
2 86 (2.64%) WAN
3 79 (2.43%) LAN
4 78 (2.40%) TCP/IP
5 57 (1.75%) Internet
6 56 (1.72%) DNS
6 56 (1.72%) SAN
7 44 (1.35%) Intranet
8 39 (1.20%) DHCP
9 37 (1.14%) VoIP
10 28 (0.86%) VPN
11 24 (0.74%) Wireless
12 22 (0.68%) FTP
13 21 (0.65%) HTTP
14 20 (0.61%) MPLS
15 19 (0.58%) Network Security
16 18 (0.55%) SSL
17 15 (0.46%) Wi-Fi
18 14 (0.43%) NAS
18 14 (0.43%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 169 (5.19%) SQL Server
2 96 (2.95%) Data Warehouse
3 54 (1.66%) Oracle Database
4 52 (1.60%) MS Access
5 48 (1.48%) Oracle Reports
6 47 (1.44%) SQL Server 2008
7 45 (1.38%) Relational Database
8 34 (1.04%) Data Mining
9 31 (0.95%) QlikView
10 30 (0.92%) Oracle Database 11g
10 30 (0.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 29 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 27 (0.83%) SAP BW
13 25 (0.77%) SQL Server 2005
14 22 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
15 21 (0.65%) Oracle BI EE
15 21 (0.65%) Oracle Database 10g
15 21 (0.65%) BusinessObjects
16 20 (0.61%) Crystal Reports
17 19 (0.58%) DB2
Development Applications
1 78 (2.40%) JIRA
2 62 (1.91%) Selenium
3 34 (1.04%) QuickTest Pro
4 31 (0.95%) Team Foundation Server
5 30 (0.92%) Visual Studio
6 28 (0.86%) Cucumber
7 19 (0.58%) LoadRunner
8 18 (0.55%) JMeter
9 15 (0.46%) WebDriver
10 13 (0.40%) SoapUI
11 12 (0.37%) Oracle APEX
12 11 (0.34%) Toad
13 9 (0.28%) TestDirector
13 9 (0.28%) SpecFlow
13 9 (0.28%) Jenkins
14 8 (0.25%) JUnit
14 8 (0.25%) Eclipse
14 8 (0.25%) Subversion
15 6 (0.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 6 (0.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 798 (24.52%) Finance
2 290 (8.91%) Telecoms
3 165 (5.07%) Retail
4 160 (4.92%) Banking
5 134 (4.12%) Marketing
6 74 (2.27%) Manufacturing
7 55 (1.69%) Automotive
8 52 (1.60%) Publishing
9 36 (1.11%) Pharmaceutical
9 36 (1.11%) Billing
10 33 (1.01%) Electronics
11 32 (0.98%) Legal
12 29 (0.89%) Advertising
13 23 (0.71%) Retail Banking
14 20 (0.61%) Spanish Language
15 18 (0.55%) Back Office
16 14 (0.43%) Military
17 13 (0.40%) Financial Institution
18 11 (0.34%) German Language
19 10 (0.31%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (3.72%) .NET
2 89 (2.74%) HTML
3 61 (1.87%) Web Services
4 58 (1.78%) XML
5 49 (1.51%) ASP.NET
6 31 (0.95%) JSP
7 26 (0.80%) CSS
8 25 (0.77%) RESTful
9 23 (0.71%) SOAP
10 19 (0.58%) Spring
11 18 (0.55%) J2EE
12 17 (0.52%) jQuery
13 14 (0.43%) Middleware
14 13 (0.40%) HTML5
14 13 (0.40%) AngularJS
15 12 (0.37%) ASP.NET Web API
16 11 (0.34%) .NET Framework
17 9 (0.28%) WCF
17 9 (0.28%) Flash
18 8 (0.25%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 387 (11.89%) Analytical Skills
2 108 (3.32%) Management Information System
3 85 (2.61%) NHS
4 46 (1.41%) Mobile App
5 43 (1.32%) Blackberry
6 40 (1.23%) Computer Science
7 33 (1.01%) DTV
8 32 (0.98%) Smart Meter
8 32 (0.98%) User Experience
9 22 (0.68%) AS400
10 20 (0.61%) Data Integration
11 19 (0.58%) Credit Risk
11 19 (0.58%) Statistics
12 17 (0.52%) Open Source
13 16 (0.49%) CMDB
13 16 (0.49%) Data Structures
14 15 (0.46%) Clustering
14 15 (0.46%) IVR
15 14 (0.43%) Social Media
16 13 (0.40%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 495 (15.21%) Windows
2 224 (6.88%) Windows 7
3 123 (3.78%) UNIX
4 111 (3.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 95 (2.92%) Windows XP
6 80 (2.46%) Windows Server 2003
7 53 (1.63%) Linux
8 36 (1.11%) Windows Server 2012
9 31 (0.95%) Windows 8
10 24 (0.74%) Windows Vista
11 16 (0.49%) Solaris
12 13 (0.40%) AIX
12 13 (0.40%) Windows 2000 Server
12 13 (0.40%) Apple iOS
13 11 (0.34%) Android
14 9 (0.28%) Windows 2000
15 8 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 3 (0.092%) Windows NT
16 3 (0.092%) HPUX
17 2 (0.061%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 464 (14.26%) Business Analysis
2 414 (12.72%) Agile Software Development
3 335 (10.30%) ITIL
4 292 (8.97%) Stakeholder Management
5 257 (7.90%) Project Management
6 241 (7.41%) Migration
7 206 (6.33%) Business Intelligence
8 174 (5.35%) Test Scripting
9 168 (5.16%) User Acceptance Testing
10 157 (4.82%) E-Commerce
11 152 (4.67%) CRM
12 145 (4.46%) Waterfall
13 144 (4.43%) Data Analysis
14 142 (4.36%) PRINCE2
15 141 (4.33%) Scrum
16 129 (3.96%) Change Management
17 122 (3.75%) Data Modelling
18 121 (3.72%) Service Management
19 118 (3.63%) User Stories
20 82 (2.52%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 496 (15.24%) SQL
2 135 (4.15%) Java
3 68 (2.09%) JavaScript
4 66 (2.03%) C#
5 60 (1.84%) VBA
6 59 (1.81%) PL/SQL
7 41 (1.26%) VB
8 32 (0.98%) C
9 30 (0.92%) PowerShell
10 27 (0.83%) Shell Script
11 24 (0.74%) T-SQL
12 19 (0.58%) Perl
13 16 (0.49%) VBScript
14 12 (0.37%) Python
15 11 (0.34%) PHP
16 10 (0.31%) COBOL
16 10 (0.31%) Bash Shell
17 9 (0.28%) Korn
18 8 (0.25%) C++
18 8 (0.25%) RPG
Qualifications
1 264 (8.11%) Security Cleared
2 209 (6.42%) SC Cleared
3 190 (5.84%) ISEB
4 153 (4.70%) Degree
5 80 (2.46%) ISTQB
6 68 (2.09%) Microsoft Certification
7 52 (1.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 49 (1.51%) MCSE
9 48 (1.48%) Cisco Certification
10 44 (1.35%) DV Cleared
11 42 (1.29%) MCP
12 32 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
13 31 (0.95%) CISSP
14 30 (0.92%) CCNA
15 25 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 20 (0.61%) ACCA
17 18 (0.55%) CCNP
18 16 (0.49%) CISM
18 16 (0.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
18 16 (0.49%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 127 (3.90%) QA
2 100 (3.07%) SLA
3 33 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 27 (0.83%) Data Quality
5 25 (0.77%) PCI DSS
6 22 (0.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 22 (0.68%) Solvency II
7 14 (0.43%) ISO 9001
8 11 (0.34%) GAMP
9 6 (0.18%) COBIT
10 5 (0.15%) HL7
10 5 (0.15%) P3O
11 4 (0.12%) COREP
11 4 (0.12%) FINREP
11 4 (0.12%) DICOM
11 4 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 1 (0.031%) COSO
12 1 (0.031%) ISO 9000
12 1 (0.031%) GxP
12 1 (0.031%) Basel II
System Software
1 257 (7.90%) Active Directory
2 43 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (0.61%) VMware ESX
4 14 (0.43%) XenApp
5 11 (0.34%) Hyper-V
6 8 (0.25%) XenDesktop
6 8 (0.25%) vSphere
7 5 (0.15%) vCloud
7 5 (0.15%) Nmap
8 4 (0.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (0.092%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (0.092%) Terminal Services
9 3 (0.092%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 3 (0.092%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 3 (0.092%) Snort
9 3 (0.092%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 3 (0.092%) Forefront TMG
10 2 (0.061%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.031%) Xen
11 1 (0.031%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 86 (2.64%) HP Quality Center
2 46 (1.41%) SCCM
3 19 (0.58%) Backup Exec
4 15 (0.46%) Nessus
5 14 (0.43%) Tivoli
6 11 (0.34%) NetBackup
7 10 (0.31%) OVSD
8 8 (0.25%) SCOM
9 7 (0.22%) Norton AntiVirus
10 6 (0.18%) Control-M
11 5 (0.15%) Netcool
11 5 (0.15%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
11 5 (0.15%) CA Spectrum
12 4 (0.12%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 4 (0.12%) WSUS
12 4 (0.12%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 4 (0.12%) Nagios
12 4 (0.12%) WebInspect
13 3 (0.092%) OpenView Configuration Management
13 3 (0.092%) OpenView
Vendors
1 501 (15.40%) Microsoft
2 248 (7.62%) Oracle
3 144 (4.43%) SAP
4 135 (4.15%) HP
5 112 (3.44%) Cisco
6 110 (3.38%) Citrix
7 74 (2.27%) VMware
8 67 (2.06%) Remedy
9 57 (1.75%) Business Objects
10 52 (1.60%) IBM
11 37 (1.14%) Salesforce.com
12 35 (1.08%) Avaya
13 33 (1.01%) Lotus
14 29 (0.89%) CheckPoint
15 27 (0.83%) Informatica
16 26 (0.80%) Adobe
16 26 (0.80%) Sun
17 24 (0.74%) McAfee
18 22 (0.68%) Google
19 21 (0.65%) Juniper
Southampton, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: Market
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £400 Per Day
Posted: 2 days ago
Sussex
JCW Search Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Cadence Resourcing
Rate: on application
Posted: 2 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Experis Ltd
Rate: market rates
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Westbourne Partners
Rate: Up to £320 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £200.00 - £250 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £14 - £15 Per Hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Oliver James Associates
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Stott & May
Rate: From £380 to £430 per day £competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Colston Consulting
Rate: £300 - 330 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
The One Group
Rate: Market related
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
The People Network
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
The People Network
Rate: £470 - £510 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
QUANTICA
Rate: Great rates!!
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
The People Network
Rate: £380 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £13 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Dover, Kent
LA International
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Cadence Resourcing
Rate: on application
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
KSR Resources Ltd
Rate: Market Rates will apply
Posted: 3 days ago