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 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 2 1 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 1639 1704 1353
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 17.93% 19.09% 16.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.41% 20.65% 17.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 967 1023 732
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £337
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £438 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £328 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.87% +0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 107 121
Average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.70 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.90 £22.30 £20.00
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
8443 8253 7814
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 92.38% 92.48% 92.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 4908 4500 3983
Average daily rate £375 £350 £352
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -0.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £213 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 411 421 591
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 £11.04 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £38.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.08 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+2.61% -8.11%

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 7 July 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 7 July 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 7 July 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 +2 385 £350 +7.69% 71
Hampshire +3 377 £339 +3.43% 50
Buckinghamshire -1 263 £330 +5.60% 43
Surrey -4 204 £355 +6.76% 77
Oxfordshire 0 144 £340 +1.49% 25
West Sussex +1 104 £375 +15.38% 24
East Sussex 0 81 £400 +83.90% 19
Kent -13 31 £256 -17.33% 14
Middlesex -2 25 £375 -6.25% 1
Sussex -1 6 £388 +6.89% 2
M4 Corridor +3 1 - -
Thames Valley -1 1 £480 -
Analyst
England

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 7 July 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.

1 760 (21.89%) Finance
2 614 (17.68%) SQL
3 605 (17.43%) Microsoft
4 490 (14.11%) Agile Software Development
5 474 (13.65%) Analytical Skills
6 455 (13.10%) Business Analysis
7 450 (12.96%) Windows
8 408 (11.75%) MS Excel
9 337 (9.71%) Security Cleared
10 334 (9.62%) ITIL
11 327 (9.42%) Stakeholder Management
12 321 (9.25%) MS Office
13 316 (9.10%) Telecoms
14 277 (7.98%) Migration
15 267 (7.69%) Test Scripting
16 255 (7.34%) SC Cleared
17 252 (7.26%) Project Management
18 239 (6.88%) Active Directory
19 228 (6.57%) Business Intelligence
20 208 (5.99%) Oracle
21 207 (5.96%) Data Analysis
22 194 (5.59%) User Acceptance Testing
22 194 (5.59%) ISEB
23 191 (5.50%) SQL Server
24 176 (5.07%) Windows 7
25 174 (5.01%) Waterfall
26 171 (4.93%) XML
27 164 (4.72%) Java
27 164 (4.72%) E-Commerce
28 162 (4.67%) Service Management

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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
1 105 (3.02%) SharePoint
2 56 (1.61%) MS Exchange
3 54 (1.56%) SAS
4 47 (1.35%) IIS
5 45 (1.30%) CMS
6 36 (1.04%) BizTalk Server
7 33 (0.95%) WebSphere
8 32 (0.92%) Apache
9 27 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2010
10 24 (0.69%) IBM Notes
11 20 (0.58%) Tomcat
12 17 (0.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 17 (0.49%) Confluence
13 16 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2007
14 15 (0.43%) Sitecore CMS
15 12 (0.35%) WebLogic
16 11 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
17 9 (0.26%) Lync
17 9 (0.26%) JBoss
18 7 (0.20%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 408 (11.75%) MS Excel
2 321 (9.25%) MS Office
3 122 (3.51%) MS PowerPoint
4 102 (2.94%) MS Visio
5 49 (1.41%) MS Project
6 26 (0.75%) Spreadsheet
7 9 (0.26%) SPSS
8 4 (0.12%) InfoPath
9 3 (0.086%) PowerPivot
10 2 (0.058%) AutoCAD
10 2 (0.058%) Simulink
10 2 (0.058%) 3ds Max
11 1 (0.029%) Acrobat
11 1 (0.029%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 49 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 27 (0.78%) Remedy ITSM
3 23 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 13 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
5 9 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
5 9 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
6 8 (0.23%) SAP ERP
6 8 (0.23%) PeopleSoft Financials
7 6 (0.17%) Agresso
7 6 (0.17%) SAP FI
7 6 (0.17%) assyst
7 6 (0.17%) Oracle General Ledger
7 6 (0.17%) Oracle EBS R12
8 5 (0.14%) Magento
8 5 (0.14%) SAP BCA
8 5 (0.14%) BPCS
9 4 (0.12%) Oracle Financials
9 4 (0.12%) SAP HR
9 4 (0.12%) CODA-Financials
9 4 (0.12%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 43 (1.24%) Office 365
2 31 (0.89%) SaaS
3 23 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
4 16 (0.46%) Google Analytics
5 13 (0.37%) Amazon AWS
6 10 (0.29%) Adobe Analytics
7 6 (0.17%) IaaS
8 5 (0.14%) PaaS
9 4 (0.12%) SuccessFactors
10 2 (0.058%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.029%) Google Apps
11 1 (0.029%) Boomi
11 1 (0.029%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 84 (2.42%) WAN
2 83 (2.39%) LAN
3 72 (2.07%) TCP/IP
3 72 (2.07%) Firewall
4 71 (2.04%) Internet
5 68 (1.96%) DNS
6 52 (1.50%) DHCP
7 41 (1.18%) VPN
8 38 (1.09%) SAN
9 34 (0.98%) SSL
10 28 (0.81%) Intranet
10 28 (0.81%) Network Security
11 24 (0.69%) Wireless
12 21 (0.60%) VoIP
13 20 (0.58%) Intrusion Detection
14 19 (0.55%) LDAP
15 18 (0.52%) HTTP
16 17 (0.49%) IPsec
17 16 (0.46%) MPLS
18 14 (0.40%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 191 (5.50%) SQL Server
2 145 (4.18%) Data Warehouse
3 64 (1.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 60 (1.73%) Oracle Database
5 59 (1.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 51 (1.47%) DB2
7 48 (1.38%) QlikView
8 41 (1.18%) Relational Database
9 39 (1.12%) Data Mining
10 29 (0.84%) Oracle BI EE
11 27 (0.78%) MS Access
12 23 (0.66%) SAP BW
13 22 (0.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 22 (0.63%) Big Data
14 21 (0.60%) Hadoop
14 21 (0.60%) BusinessObjects
15 20 (0.58%) Oracle Reports
15 20 (0.58%) Crystal Reports
15 20 (0.58%) Oracle Database 11g
15 20 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 98 (2.82%) Selenium
2 79 (2.28%) JIRA
3 66 (1.90%) Cucumber
4 60 (1.73%) SoapUI
5 45 (1.30%) WebDriver
6 44 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
7 42 (1.21%) Subversion
8 33 (0.95%) HP UFT
9 29 (0.84%) LoadRunner
10 25 (0.72%) Visual Studio
11 22 (0.63%) Jenkins
12 21 (0.60%) JMeter
13 17 (0.49%) JUnit
14 16 (0.46%) SpecFlow
14 16 (0.46%) Git (software)
15 13 (0.37%) Toad
16 12 (0.35%) Eclipse
17 9 (0.26%) ClearCase
18 8 (0.23%) TestDirector
19 7 (0.20%) Rational DOORS
General
1 760 (21.89%) Finance
2 316 (9.10%) Telecoms
3 145 (4.18%) Retail
4 134 (3.86%) Banking
5 95 (2.74%) Marketing
6 70 (2.02%) Automotive
7 64 (1.84%) Pharmaceutical
7 64 (1.84%) Manufacturing
8 49 (1.41%) Billing
9 41 (1.18%) Publishing
10 38 (1.09%) Legal
11 32 (0.92%) Back Office
12 22 (0.63%) Electronics
12 22 (0.63%) Military
13 19 (0.55%) Advertising
13 19 (0.55%) Financial Institution
14 12 (0.35%) General Ledger
15 11 (0.32%) Investment Banking
15 11 (0.32%) Retail Banking
16 10 (0.29%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 171 (4.93%) XML
2 122 (3.51%) .NET
3 85 (2.45%) HTML
4 75 (2.16%) Web Services
5 67 (1.93%) SOAP
6 44 (1.27%) ASP.NET
7 35 (1.01%) XML Messaging
8 30 (0.86%) J2EE
9 23 (0.66%) Gherkin
10 22 (0.63%) CSS
11 21 (0.60%) Middleware
12 19 (0.55%) Java EE
13 14 (0.40%) AngularJS
14 13 (0.37%) HTML5
14 13 (0.37%) JSON
15 12 (0.35%) WCF
15 12 (0.35%) RESTful
15 12 (0.35%) JSP
15 12 (0.35%) XSD
16 11 (0.32%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 474 (13.65%) Analytical Skills
2 136 (3.92%) Management Information System
3 93 (2.68%) NHS
4 52 (1.50%) Data Centre
5 50 (1.44%) User Experience
6 41 (1.18%) CMDB
7 30 (0.86%) Computer Science
7 30 (0.86%) Mobile App
8 29 (0.84%) Visualisation
8 29 (0.84%) Blackberry
9 28 (0.81%) Data Integration
10 24 (0.69%) Data Structures
11 23 (0.66%) Statistics
12 22 (0.63%) Data Extraction
12 22 (0.63%) DTV
13 21 (0.60%) Clustering
13 21 (0.60%) Reference Data
13 21 (0.60%) Smart Meter
14 20 (0.58%) Mainframe
15 16 (0.46%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 450 (12.96%) Windows
2 176 (5.07%) Windows 7
3 144 (4.15%) UNIX
4 115 (3.31%) Linux
5 98 (2.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 65 (1.87%) Windows XP
7 56 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
8 48 (1.38%) Windows Server 2012
9 29 (0.84%) Windows 8
10 22 (0.63%) AIX
11 18 (0.52%) Solaris
12 15 (0.43%) Apple iOS
13 12 (0.35%) Android
14 8 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 6 (0.17%) Windows Vista
15 6 (0.17%) MVS
16 5 (0.14%) Windows 2000 Server
16 5 (0.14%) Windows 2000
16 5 (0.14%) Mac OS X
17 3 (0.086%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 490 (14.11%) Agile Software Development
2 455 (13.10%) Business Analysis
3 334 (9.62%) ITIL
4 327 (9.42%) Stakeholder Management
5 277 (7.98%) Migration
6 267 (7.69%) Test Scripting
7 252 (7.26%) Project Management
8 228 (6.57%) Business Intelligence
9 207 (5.96%) Data Analysis
10 194 (5.59%) User Acceptance Testing
11 174 (5.01%) Waterfall
12 164 (4.72%) E-Commerce
13 162 (4.67%) Service Management
14 161 (4.64%) Scrum
15 160 (4.61%) CRM
16 151 (4.35%) Data Modelling
17 131 (3.77%) Use Case
18 123 (3.54%) ETL
19 118 (3.40%) User Stories
20 109 (3.14%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 614 (17.68%) SQL
2 164 (4.72%) Java
3 99 (2.85%) C#
4 78 (2.25%) PL/SQL
5 59 (1.70%) JavaScript
6 55 (1.58%) PowerShell
7 42 (1.21%) VBA
8 40 (1.15%) Perl
9 36 (1.04%) T-SQL
10 34 (0.98%) C
11 33 (0.95%) VB
12 31 (0.89%) Shell Script
13 30 (0.86%) Python
14 18 (0.52%) C++
15 16 (0.46%) VB.NET
15 16 (0.46%) VBScript
15 16 (0.46%) JCL
16 14 (0.40%) R
17 11 (0.32%) Bash Shell
18 10 (0.29%) Korn
Qualifications
1 337 (9.71%) Security Cleared
2 255 (7.34%) SC Cleared
3 194 (5.59%) ISEB
4 162 (4.67%) Degree
5 93 (2.68%) ISTQB
6 60 (1.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 50 (1.44%) DV Cleared
8 41 (1.18%) CISSP
9 40 (1.15%) Cisco Certification
10 32 (0.92%) CCNA
11 27 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
12 26 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
13 24 (0.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 15 (0.43%) CIMA
15 11 (0.32%) ACCA
15 11 (0.32%) CISM
15 11 (0.32%) MCSE
16 10 (0.29%) MCSA
16 10 (0.29%) CCNP
17 9 (0.26%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 115 (3.31%) QA
2 97 (2.79%) SLA
3 59 (1.70%) Data Quality
4 27 (0.78%) GAMP
5 26 (0.75%) Solvency II
6 24 (0.69%) PCI DSS
7 23 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 22 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 11 (0.32%) COBIT
10 8 (0.23%) GxP
11 6 (0.17%) COSO
11 6 (0.17%) 21 CFR Part 11
12 4 (0.12%) GAAP
13 3 (0.086%) GMP
13 3 (0.086%) P3O
14 2 (0.058%) ISO/IEC 20000
14 2 (0.058%) PMBOK
14 2 (0.058%) Basel II
14 2 (0.058%) GCP
14 2 (0.058%) DO-178B
System Software
1 239 (6.88%) Active Directory
2 69 (1.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (0.72%) vSphere
4 23 (0.66%) Hyper-V
5 19 (0.55%) VMware ESX
6 18 (0.52%) XenApp
7 16 (0.46%) XenDesktop
8 10 (0.29%) Microsoft App-V
9 8 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
10 5 (0.14%) vCloud
10 5 (0.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 4 (0.12%) Forefront TMG
12 3 (0.086%) Snort
12 3 (0.086%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
12 3 (0.086%) HDFS
13 2 (0.058%) BitLocker
13 2 (0.058%) Firmware
14 1 (0.029%) Samba
14 1 (0.029%) VMware Server
14 1 (0.029%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 130 (3.74%) HP Quality Center
2 67 (1.93%) SCCM
3 21 (0.60%) McAfee ePO
4 19 (0.55%) Control-M
5 15 (0.43%) WSUS
6 12 (0.35%) SCOM
6 12 (0.35%) OVSD
7 9 (0.26%) Nagios
7 9 (0.26%) Norton AntiVirus
8 8 (0.23%) Netcool
9 7 (0.20%) Tivoli
10 6 (0.17%) CA Spectrum
10 6 (0.17%) AirWatch
11 5 (0.14%) Icinga
11 5 (0.14%) vMotion
11 5 (0.14%) SCVMM
11 5 (0.14%) NetBackup
12 4 (0.12%) Backup Exec
12 4 (0.12%) BMC PATROL
13 3 (0.086%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 605 (17.43%) Microsoft
2 208 (5.99%) Oracle
3 158 (4.55%) HP
4 154 (4.44%) SAP
5 114 (3.28%) VMware
6 96 (2.76%) Citrix
7 95 (2.74%) Cisco
8 85 (2.45%) Remedy
9 61 (1.76%) IBM
10 54 (1.56%) Business Objects
11 53 (1.53%) Informatica
12 39 (1.12%) CheckPoint
13 36 (1.04%) McAfee
14 32 (0.92%) Salesforce.com
15 24 (0.69%) Lotus
16 23 (0.66%) Juniper
16 23 (0.66%) Cognos
17 21 (0.60%) PeopleSoft
17 21 (0.60%) Dell
18 20 (0.58%) Teradata
Reigate, Surrey
Oliver James Associates
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
East Sussex
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £300 - 400 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
South East
EMBS- People Transfer
Rate: up to £350 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
West Sussex
Comtecs
Rate: £399 - £400 Per Day
Posted: 10 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £350 - £360 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £300 - £380 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Cyber Team
Rate: From £37,000 to £45,000 per annum Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 12 hours ago
Hampshire
LA International
Posted: 12 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Rate: circa 400 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £300 - £380 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Kent
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Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
Sutton, Surrey
TDA Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
CK Group
Rate: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £200.00 - £250.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday