The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South East region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 1 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 1687 1371 1718
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.39% 16.19% 17.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.00% 17.46% 19.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 993 746 826
Average daily rate
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£325 £350 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £190 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
- +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 121 159
Average hourly rate £15.50 £14.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.11 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.02 £22.50 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Job Titles Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8433 7851 9010
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.92% 92.74% 91.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 4584 4045 4124
Average daily rate £350 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 410 547 641
Average hourly rate £16.14 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.05% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.75 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Analyst
England

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 25 July 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
Berkshire +2 359 £335 +3.07% 80
Buckinghamshire 0 346 £325 +4.83% 59
Hampshire +1 313 £325 -5.79% 64
Surrey +4 256 £348 -0.71% 79
Oxfordshire 0 84 £340 +2.25% 28
West Sussex -1 76 £325 -8.45% 21
East Sussex 0 69 £235 -35.17% 23
Middlesex +1 67 £373 +6.42% 3
Kent -1 50 £325 +49.42% 18
Sussex 0 12 £400 +9.58%
Home Counties -4 3 £370 +15.62%
Thames Valley - 2 - -
Analyst
England

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 794 (24.04%) Finance
2 566 (17.14%) SQL
3 511 (15.47%) Windows
4 489 (14.80%) Microsoft
5 458 (13.87%) Business Analysis
6 367 (11.11%) MS Excel
7 351 (10.63%) ITIL
8 314 (9.51%) Oracle
9 307 (9.29%) MS Office
10 291 (8.81%) Telecoms
11 277 (8.39%) Security Cleared
12 262 (7.93%) Project Management
13 250 (7.57%) Active Directory
14 248 (7.51%) Stakeholder Management
15 212 (6.42%) SC Cleared
16 208 (6.30%) ISEB
17 204 (6.18%) Business Intelligence
18 198 (5.99%) CRM
19 196 (5.93%) Agile Software Development
20 195 (5.90%) UNIX
21 192 (5.81%) Test Scripting
22 191 (5.78%) Windows 7
23 190 (5.75%) .NET
24 182 (5.51%) SQL Server
25 181 (5.48%) User Acceptance Testing
26 180 (5.45%) SAP
27 170 (5.15%) Data Analysis
28 157 (4.75%) Retail
29 155 (4.69%) Degree
29 155 (4.69%) Windows XP

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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
1 130 (3.94%) SharePoint
2 90 (2.72%) MS Exchange
3 74 (2.24%) WebSphere
4 46 (1.39%) SAS
5 38 (1.15%) IIS
6 24 (0.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 24 (0.73%) CMS
7 22 (0.67%) IBM Notes
7 22 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2010
8 19 (0.58%) WebLogic
9 18 (0.54%) WebSphere Application Server
10 17 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2003
10 17 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
11 16 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
12 12 (0.36%) MS Project Server
13 11 (0.33%) Documentum
13 11 (0.33%) Apache
14 10 (0.30%) Tomcat
15 8 (0.24%) ArcGIS
15 8 (0.24%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 367 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 307 (9.29%) MS Office
3 94 (2.85%) MS PowerPoint
4 78 (2.36%) MS Visio
5 77 (2.33%) MS Project
6 27 (0.82%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.15%) PowerPivot
8 4 (0.12%) SPSS
9 3 (0.091%) Photoshop
10 2 (0.061%) Adobe Illustrator
10 2 (0.061%) DOC1
10 2 (0.061%) Mingle
11 1 (0.030%) Revit
11 1 (0.030%) OmniGraffle
11 1 (0.030%) InfoPath
11 1 (0.030%) Adobe After Effects
11 1 (0.030%) AutoCAD
11 1 (0.030%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 57 (1.73%) Oracle EBS
2 34 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
3 27 (0.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 23 (0.70%) Maximo
5 17 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
6 16 (0.48%) SAP CO
6 16 (0.48%) SAP FI
7 15 (0.45%) SAP FI/CO
8 11 (0.33%) SAP SD
8 11 (0.33%) Google Analytics
9 9 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
10 8 (0.24%) Oracle EBS R12
10 8 (0.24%) WebTrends
11 7 (0.21%) SAP MM
11 7 (0.21%) SAP HR
11 7 (0.21%) SiteCatalyst
11 7 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
11 7 (0.21%) Remedy AR System
12 6 (0.18%) SAP IS-U
12 6 (0.18%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 20 (0.61%) Office 365
2 11 (0.33%) SaaS
3 4 (0.12%) SuccessFactors
4 2 (0.061%) Google Apps
4 2 (0.061%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.030%) Force.com
5 1 (0.030%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 103 (3.12%) TCP/IP
2 59 (1.79%) Firewall
3 56 (1.70%) WAN
4 54 (1.63%) LAN
5 51 (1.54%) SAN
6 49 (1.48%) Internet
7 47 (1.42%) DNS
8 30 (0.91%) VPN
9 29 (0.88%) VoIP
10 27 (0.82%) HTTP
11 25 (0.76%) FTP
11 25 (0.76%) Wireless
12 23 (0.70%) LDAP
13 21 (0.64%) DHCP
13 21 (0.64%) Intranet
14 17 (0.51%) HTTPS
15 16 (0.48%) Broadband
16 15 (0.45%) SSL
16 15 (0.45%) Wireshark
17 13 (0.39%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 182 (5.51%) SQL Server
2 115 (3.48%) Data Warehouse
3 57 (1.73%) MS Access
4 52 (1.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 50 (1.51%) Data Mining
6 45 (1.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 44 (1.33%) Oracle Database
8 40 (1.21%) Oracle Reports
9 38 (1.15%) QlikView
10 32 (0.97%) DB2
11 31 (0.94%) Crystal Reports
11 31 (0.94%) Relational Database
12 26 (0.79%) Oracle Database 11g
13 22 (0.67%) DTS
13 22 (0.67%) Oracle BI EE
14 21 (0.64%) SQL Server 2008
15 20 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 20 (0.61%) Base SAS
16 17 (0.51%) Oracle Database 10g
17 16 (0.48%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 66 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 57 (1.73%) Selenium
3 51 (1.54%) Visual Studio
4 45 (1.36%) QuickTest Pro
5 33 (1.00%) JIRA
6 30 (0.91%) SoapUI
7 28 (0.85%) WebDriver
8 21 (0.64%) Rational Rose
9 20 (0.61%) JMeter
9 20 (0.61%) Cucumber
10 18 (0.54%) Toad
11 17 (0.51%) TestDirector
11 17 (0.51%) LoadRunner
12 16 (0.48%) SpecFlow
13 11 (0.33%) Jenkins
13 11 (0.33%) PhantomJS
13 11 (0.33%) Oracle Forms
14 10 (0.30%) JUnit
14 10 (0.30%) Subversion
15 8 (0.24%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 794 (24.04%) Finance
2 291 (8.81%) Telecoms
3 157 (4.75%) Retail
4 145 (4.39%) Banking
5 135 (4.09%) Marketing
6 60 (1.82%) Billing
7 56 (1.70%) Pharmaceutical
8 50 (1.51%) Manufacturing
9 41 (1.24%) Publishing
10 39 (1.18%) Automotive
11 35 (1.06%) Legal
12 26 (0.79%) Advertising
13 25 (0.76%) Electronics
14 22 (0.67%) Spanish Language
15 21 (0.64%) Retail Banking
16 19 (0.58%) French Language
17 16 (0.48%) Military
18 15 (0.45%) Back Office
19 14 (0.42%) Law
19 14 (0.42%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 190 (5.75%) .NET
2 102 (3.09%) HTML
3 81 (2.45%) XML
3 81 (2.45%) SOAP
4 78 (2.36%) Web Services
5 75 (2.27%) ASP.NET
6 42 (1.27%) J2EE
7 41 (1.24%) JSP
8 30 (0.91%) Middleware
9 28 (0.85%) WCF
9 28 (0.85%) REST
10 21 (0.64%) WPF
11 15 (0.45%) CSS
12 13 (0.39%) Oracle Fusion
13 11 (0.33%) MDX
13 11 (0.33%) .NET Framework
14 10 (0.30%) JSON
15 9 (0.27%) jQuery
15 9 (0.27%) COM+
16 8 (0.24%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 114 (3.45%) Management Information System
2 107 (3.24%) NHS
3 62 (1.88%) Mobile App
4 46 (1.39%) Blackberry
5 32 (0.97%) Smart Meter
6 27 (0.82%) Data Integration
7 26 (0.79%) Visualisation
8 25 (0.76%) Data Extraction
8 25 (0.76%) Statistics
9 24 (0.73%) DTV
10 23 (0.70%) CMDB
11 22 (0.67%) FMCG
12 21 (0.64%) EPoS
13 18 (0.54%) iPad
14 16 (0.48%) Social Media
15 15 (0.45%) Mainframe
15 15 (0.45%) Clustering
16 13 (0.39%) Computer Science
17 12 (0.36%) Mathematics
17 12 (0.36%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 511 (15.47%) Windows
2 195 (5.90%) UNIX
3 191 (5.78%) Windows 7
4 155 (4.69%) Windows XP
5 121 (3.66%) Windows Server 2008
6 110 (3.33%) Linux
7 107 (3.24%) Windows Server 2003
8 40 (1.21%) Solaris
9 34 (1.03%) Windows 2000
10 30 (0.91%) AIX
11 20 (0.61%) Windows 8
12 18 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
13 17 (0.51%) Windows Vista
14 14 (0.42%) Apple iOS
15 11 (0.33%) Windows 2000 Server
15 11 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 7 (0.21%) Android
16 7 (0.21%) Mac OS X
17 6 (0.18%) Windows NT
18 4 (0.12%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 458 (13.87%) Business Analysis
2 351 (10.63%) ITIL
3 262 (7.93%) Project Management
4 248 (7.51%) Stakeholder Management
5 204 (6.18%) Business Intelligence
6 198 (5.99%) CRM
7 196 (5.93%) Agile Software Development
8 192 (5.81%) Test Scripting
9 181 (5.48%) User Acceptance Testing
10 170 (5.15%) Data Analysis
11 150 (4.54%) Migration
12 140 (4.24%) Scrum
13 135 (4.09%) PRINCE2
14 134 (4.06%) UML
15 130 (3.94%) E-Commerce
16 123 (3.72%) Change Management
17 122 (3.69%) Use Case
18 117 (3.54%) Service Management
19 109 (3.30%) User Stories
20 105 (3.18%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 566 (17.14%) SQL
2 149 (4.51%) Java
3 112 (3.39%) C#
4 68 (2.06%) JavaScript
5 60 (1.82%) VB
6 51 (1.54%) PL/SQL
7 40 (1.21%) VBA
7 40 (1.21%) C
8 30 (0.91%) Shell Script
9 27 (0.82%) VBScript
10 25 (0.76%) T-SQL
11 16 (0.48%) Korn
12 15 (0.45%) RPG IV
12 15 (0.45%) VB6
12 15 (0.45%) RPG
12 15 (0.45%) Perl
13 12 (0.36%) VB.NET
14 11 (0.33%) PHP
14 11 (0.33%) COBOL
14 11 (0.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 277 (8.39%) Security Cleared
2 212 (6.42%) SC Cleared
3 208 (6.30%) ISEB
4 155 (4.69%) Degree
5 102 (3.09%) ISTQB
6 78 (2.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 64 (1.94%) DV Cleared
8 61 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
9 40 (1.21%) MCSE
10 39 (1.18%) MCP
10 39 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
11 34 (1.03%) Cisco Certification
12 29 (0.88%) CCNA
13 26 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 23 (0.70%) CISSP
15 18 (0.54%) CBAP
16 13 (0.39%) PMI Certification
17 12 (0.36%) CEH
18 11 (0.33%) PMP
18 11 (0.33%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 136 (4.12%) QA
2 85 (2.57%) SLA
3 29 (0.88%) PCI DSS
4 24 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 18 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 11 (0.33%) Solvency II
6 11 (0.33%) Data Quality
7 8 (0.24%) COBIT
8 6 (0.18%) P3O
9 5 (0.15%) ISO 9001
10 4 (0.12%) GMP
11 3 (0.091%) ISO 9000
11 3 (0.091%) BS15000
12 2 (0.061%) GxP
13 1 (0.030%) Basel II
13 1 (0.030%) EMIR
13 1 (0.030%) Dodd-Frank
13 1 (0.030%) Basel III
13 1 (0.030%) BS25999
13 1 (0.030%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 250 (7.57%) Active Directory
2 26 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (0.64%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 15 (0.45%) XenApp
5 14 (0.42%) Microsoft App-V
6 13 (0.39%) VMware ESX
7 9 (0.27%) Nmap
7 9 (0.27%) vSphere
8 7 (0.21%) XenDesktop
8 7 (0.21%) NFS
9 6 (0.18%) XenServer
10 5 (0.15%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 5 (0.15%) Xen
11 4 (0.12%) Hyper-V
11 4 (0.12%) Terminal Services
11 4 (0.12%) Snort
12 2 (0.061%) RHEV
12 2 (0.061%) ProxySG
12 2 (0.061%) Postfix
12 2 (0.061%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 100 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
2 58 (1.76%) SCCM
3 24 (0.73%) Tivoli
4 19 (0.58%) Nessus
5 18 (0.54%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 11 (0.33%) OVSD
7 10 (0.30%) Backup Exec
8 8 (0.24%) NetBackup
8 8 (0.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 8 (0.24%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 8 (0.24%) SCOM
8 8 (0.24%) HP UCMDB
9 7 (0.21%) McAfee ePO
9 7 (0.21%) Netcool
9 7 (0.21%) Norton AntiVirus
9 7 (0.21%) WMI
10 6 (0.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 3 (0.091%) MOM
11 3 (0.091%) Control-M
11 3 (0.091%) nmon
Vendors
1 489 (14.80%) Microsoft
2 314 (9.51%) Oracle
3 180 (5.45%) SAP
4 143 (4.33%) HP
5 125 (3.78%) Citrix
6 82 (2.48%) Business Objects
7 69 (2.09%) IBM
7 69 (2.09%) Remedy
8 64 (1.94%) Salesforce.com
9 54 (1.63%) VMware
10 53 (1.60%) Cisco
11 31 (0.94%) Siebel
12 29 (0.88%) McAfee
13 28 (0.85%) Cognos
14 25 (0.76%) Red Hat
14 25 (0.76%) Symantec
15 22 (0.67%) Lotus
16 20 (0.61%) Informatica
16 20 (0.61%) Avaya
17 19 (0.58%) Sun
Berkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
South East
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £280 - £300.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Sanderson
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
Hampshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £550 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Ashdown IT
Rate: £12 - £14 per hour
Posted: 23 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £110 - £120 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Cadence Resourcing
Rate: On Application
Posted: 23 hours ago
South East
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £110 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Salt
Rate: £400 - £401 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Robert Walters
Rate: £380 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
NES Global Talent
Rate: £25000 to £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Robert Walters
Rate: £380 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £350.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Roc Search
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Resource Management
Salary: Great Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £120 - £175 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday