The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Analyst
England / South East
Rank 5 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 1012 1285 1530
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 13.88% 15.66% 16.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.88% 16.63% 17.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 609 776 915
Median daily rate £356 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.63% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £180 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £345
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 92 99
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.72 £11.19 £9.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.20 £39.00 £25.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £14.38
% change year-on-year
-6.45% +7.82%

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
6799 7727 8679
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.25% 94.17% 93.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 3942 4556 4669
Median daily rate £400 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 338 411 423
Median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.40% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £54.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South East region that featured Analyst in the job title.

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 2017.

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 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -4 259 £395 +9.72% 42
Hampshire 0 195 £325 -7.14% 46
Buckinghamshire -3 161 £339 +8.40% 36
Surrey +2 153 £403 +3.87% 64
Oxfordshire +1 80 £400 +33.30% 24
West Sussex -1 62 £354 +1.07% 17
Kent -7 31 £383 +97.41% 10
East Sussex -3 24 £450 +40.62% 14
Middlesex -2 16 £294 -9.61% 3
M4 Corridor - 2 £325 -
Analyst
England

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 532 (23.31%) Finance
2 405 (17.75%) Agile Software Development
3 350 (15.34%) Microsoft
4 325 (14.24%) Business Analysis
5 298 (13.06%) Windows
6 293 (12.84%) SQL
7 290 (12.71%) Analytical Skills
8 274 (12.01%) Stakeholder Management
9 226 (9.90%) ITIL
10 219 (9.60%) MS Excel
11 204 (8.94%) Security Cleared
12 200 (8.76%) MS Office
13 190 (8.33%) Active Directory
14 175 (7.67%) Telecoms
15 153 (6.70%) SC Cleared
16 152 (6.66%) Data Analysis
17 150 (6.57%) Project Management
18 146 (6.40%) SAP
19 144 (6.31%) Retail
20 139 (6.09%) Oracle
20 139 (6.09%) Migration
21 131 (5.74%) User Stories
22 117 (5.13%) Scrum
22 117 (5.13%) Degree
23 112 (4.91%) CRM
23 112 (4.91%) Business Intelligence
24 111 (4.86%) Change Management
25 110 (4.82%) User Acceptance Testing
26 101 (4.43%) JIRA
27 100 (4.38%) QA

Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 81 (3.55%) SharePoint
2 36 (1.58%) MS Exchange
3 32 (1.40%) Confluence
3 32 (1.40%) SAS
4 23 (1.01%) CMS
5 22 (0.96%) IIS
6 19 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2010
7 15 (0.66%) SharePoint 2013
8 13 (0.57%) Apache
8 13 (0.57%) WebSphere
9 12 (0.53%) Skype for Business
10 10 (0.44%) IBM Notes
10 10 (0.44%) JBoss
11 9 (0.39%) Apache Spark
12 8 (0.35%) ArcGIS
12 8 (0.35%) Joomla!
12 8 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
12 8 (0.35%) WordPress
13 7 (0.31%) IBM HTTP Server
13 7 (0.31%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 219 (9.60%) MS Excel
2 200 (8.76%) MS Office
3 79 (3.46%) MS PowerPoint
4 69 (3.02%) MS Visio
5 33 (1.45%) MS Project
6 14 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
7 10 (0.44%) Stata
8 5 (0.22%) InfoPath
9 3 (0.13%) RoboHelp
10 1 (0.044%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.044%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 34 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (0.83%) Oracle EBS
3 18 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 17 (0.74%) Oracle EBS R12
5 14 (0.61%) Dynamics NAV
5 14 (0.61%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 13 (0.57%) Oracle Financials
7 12 (0.53%) Oracle ERP
8 11 (0.48%) Maximo
9 10 (0.44%) Oracle Payables
10 9 (0.39%) Remedy ITSM
10 9 (0.39%) SAP FI
11 8 (0.35%) Lorenzo
11 8 (0.35%) Unit4 Business World
12 7 (0.31%) Oracle Applications
13 6 (0.26%) BigMachines
13 6 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
13 6 (0.26%) Sonata
14 5 (0.22%) Oracle Receivables
14 5 (0.22%) Orchard Housing
Cloud Services
1 48 (2.10%) Office 365
2 13 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (0.57%) SuccessFactors
3 8 (0.35%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (0.35%) IaaS
3 8 (0.35%) PaaS
4 6 (0.26%) SaaS
5 5 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.18%) Google Tag Manager
7 2 (0.088%) Adobe Analytics
7 2 (0.088%) CallidusCloud
7 2 (0.088%) Force.com
8 1 (0.044%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.044%) Google Drive
8 1 (0.044%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 49 (2.15%) Firewall
2 39 (1.71%) LAN
3 37 (1.62%) WAN
4 30 (1.31%) DNS
5 27 (1.18%) VPN
5 27 (1.18%) Wireless
6 26 (1.14%) Network Security
7 23 (1.01%) TCP/IP
8 22 (0.96%) Internet
8 22 (0.96%) VoIP
9 15 (0.66%) 4G
9 15 (0.66%) DHCP
9 15 (0.66%) Intranet
10 14 (0.61%) Ethernet
10 14 (0.61%) LTE
11 13 (0.57%) Intrusion Detection
12 11 (0.48%) Cisco ASA
13 10 (0.44%) MPLS
13 10 (0.44%) Wi-Fi
14 9 (0.39%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (3.81%) SQL Server
2 46 (2.02%) Data Warehouse
3 43 (1.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 38 (1.67%) Relational Database
5 34 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 31 (1.36%) DB2
7 25 (1.10%) BusinessObjects
8 20 (0.88%) GIS
9 19 (0.83%) Big Data
10 18 (0.79%) MS Access
11 17 (0.74%) QlikView
12 16 (0.70%) Oracle Database
13 15 (0.66%) Hadoop
13 15 (0.66%) Power BI
13 15 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
14 12 (0.53%) MySQL
15 10 (0.44%) Data Mining
16 9 (0.39%) NoSQL
16 9 (0.39%) Oracle BI EE
17 8 (0.35%) QGIS
Development Applications
1 101 (4.43%) JIRA
2 100 (4.38%) Selenium
3 47 (2.06%) WebDriver
4 37 (1.62%) Cucumber
4 37 (1.62%) SoapUI
4 37 (1.62%) Team Foundation Server
5 20 (0.88%) SpecFlow
6 19 (0.83%) Git (software)
7 18 (0.79%) Jenkins
8 14 (0.61%) JMeter
8 14 (0.61%) Visual Studio
9 12 (0.53%) Rational DOORS
10 9 (0.39%) JUnit
10 9 (0.39%) Subversion
11 8 (0.35%) Ant
11 8 (0.35%) Gradle
11 8 (0.35%) Maven
12 7 (0.31%) Hudson
13 6 (0.26%) ERwin
13 6 (0.26%) LoadRunner
General
1 532 (23.31%) Finance
2 175 (7.67%) Telecoms
3 144 (6.31%) Retail
4 86 (3.77%) Marketing
5 85 (3.72%) Banking
6 47 (2.06%) Legal
7 39 (1.71%) Publishing
8 29 (1.27%) Manufacturing
9 21 (0.92%) Billing
10 19 (0.83%) Back Office
11 15 (0.66%) Advertising
11 15 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
12 13 (0.57%) Automotive
12 13 (0.57%) Electronics
13 11 (0.48%) Local Government
13 11 (0.48%) Spanish Language
14 10 (0.44%) Law
15 8 (0.35%) French Language
15 8 (0.35%) German Language
16 7 (0.31%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (4.21%) XML
2 69 (3.02%) .NET
3 67 (2.94%) Web Services
4 31 (1.36%) SOAP
5 23 (1.01%) HTML
6 17 (0.74%) CSS
7 14 (0.61%) Ajax
7 14 (0.61%) Middleware
7 14 (0.61%) RESTful
8 12 (0.53%) OAuth
8 12 (0.53%) REST
9 11 (0.48%) Gherkin
9 11 (0.48%) JSON
10 7 (0.31%) ASP.NET Web API
10 7 (0.31%) Java EE
10 7 (0.31%) Spring
10 7 (0.31%) XSD
11 6 (0.26%) JMS
11 6 (0.26%) WebSphere MQ
11 6 (0.26%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 290 (12.71%) Analytical Skills
2 81 (3.55%) Management Information System
3 47 (2.06%) User Experience
4 40 (1.75%) Data Centre
5 32 (1.40%) Driving Licence
5 32 (1.40%) NHS
6 29 (1.27%) Computer Science
7 23 (1.01%) Statistics
8 21 (0.92%) Visualisation
9 18 (0.79%) Blackberry
9 18 (0.79%) Mobile App
9 18 (0.79%) Smart Meter
10 16 (0.70%) Data Extraction
11 15 (0.66%) Data Integration
12 14 (0.61%) CMDB
13 13 (0.57%) Mainframe
13 13 (0.57%) Smartphone
13 13 (0.57%) Social Media
14 12 (0.53%) e-Learning
14 12 (0.53%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 298 (13.06%) Windows
2 98 (4.29%) Windows 7
3 60 (2.63%) Linux
4 58 (2.54%) Windows Server
5 51 (2.23%) Unix
6 44 (1.93%) Windows Server 2008
7 32 (1.40%) Windows Server 2012
8 25 (1.10%) Windows XP
9 23 (1.01%) Windows 10
10 22 (0.96%) Windows Server 2003
11 20 (0.88%) Apple iOS
12 14 (0.61%) AIX
12 14 (0.61%) Windows 8
13 12 (0.53%) Android
14 8 (0.35%) Windows Mobile
15 6 (0.26%) OS/400
16 5 (0.22%) Solaris
16 5 (0.22%) zOS
17 4 (0.18%) Mac OS
17 4 (0.18%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 405 (17.75%) Agile Software Development
2 325 (14.24%) Business Analysis
3 274 (12.01%) Stakeholder Management
4 226 (9.90%) ITIL
5 152 (6.66%) Data Analysis
6 150 (6.57%) Project Management
7 139 (6.09%) Migration
8 131 (5.74%) User Stories
9 117 (5.13%) Scrum
10 112 (4.91%) Business Intelligence
10 112 (4.91%) CRM
11 111 (4.86%) Change Management
12 110 (4.82%) User Acceptance Testing
13 97 (4.25%) Service Management
14 92 (4.03%) Waterfall
15 90 (3.94%) Continuous Improvement
16 89 (3.90%) Data Modelling
17 87 (3.81%) Test Scripting
18 79 (3.46%) ERP
19 74 (3.24%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 293 (12.84%) SQL
2 90 (3.94%) Java
3 78 (3.42%) C#
4 41 (1.80%) Python
5 34 (1.49%) JavaScript
6 32 (1.40%) PowerShell
7 27 (1.18%) VB
8 26 (1.14%) C
9 18 (0.79%) VBA
10 14 (0.61%) T-SQL
11 11 (0.48%) Groovy
11 11 (0.48%) R
12 10 (0.44%) PL/SQL
13 9 (0.39%) Ruby
14 8 (0.35%) C++
14 8 (0.35%) Shell Script
15 7 (0.31%) PHP
15 7 (0.31%) Scala
16 6 (0.26%) F#
16 6 (0.26%) JCL
Qualifications
1 204 (8.94%) Security Cleared
2 153 (6.70%) SC Cleared
3 117 (5.13%) Degree
4 100 (4.38%) ISEB
5 54 (2.37%) ISTQB
6 44 (1.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 38 (1.67%) DV Cleared
8 31 (1.36%) Cisco Certification
9 25 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
10 24 (1.05%) CCNA
11 22 (0.96%) CISSP
12 19 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
13 17 (0.74%) CIMA
14 16 (0.70%) ACCA
14 16 (0.70%) CCNP
15 13 (0.57%) BPSS Clearance
15 13 (0.57%) CEH
16 10 (0.44%) CCSE
16 10 (0.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 10 (0.44%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 100 (4.38%) QA
2 63 (2.76%) SLA
3 51 (2.23%) Data Quality
4 16 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 14 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 13 (0.57%) PCI DSS
7 10 (0.44%) Disclosure Scotland
7 10 (0.44%) Solvency II
8 9 (0.39%) COBIT
9 8 (0.35%) GAAP
10 6 (0.26%) GDPR
11 4 (0.18%) GAMP
11 4 (0.18%) GxP
12 3 (0.13%) P3O
13 2 (0.088%) COSO
13 2 (0.088%) HIPAA
13 2 (0.088%) HL7
13 2 (0.088%) ISO22301
13 2 (0.088%) MiFID
13 2 (0.088%) SAS 70
System Software
1 190 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 27 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (0.74%) Hyper-V
3 17 (0.74%) XenApp
4 12 (0.53%) vSphere
4 12 (0.53%) XenDesktop
5 10 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
6 9 (0.39%) Microsoft App-V
7 8 (0.35%) Firmware
8 7 (0.31%) VMware ESX
9 5 (0.22%) Forefront TMG
9 5 (0.22%) Shibboleth
9 5 (0.22%) UAG
9 5 (0.22%) XenServer
10 4 (0.18%) BitLocker
10 4 (0.18%) ISA Server
10 4 (0.18%) Terminal Services
11 3 (0.13%) Virtual Desktop
12 2 (0.088%) ProxySG
12 2 (0.088%) Snort
Systems Management
1 42 (1.84%) HP Quality Center
2 31 (1.36%) SCCM
3 12 (0.53%) WSUS
4 7 (0.31%) McAfee ePO
4 7 (0.31%) Tivoli
5 5 (0.22%) CA Spectrum
5 5 (0.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 4 (0.18%) EdgeSight
6 4 (0.18%) Microsoft Intune
6 4 (0.18%) RSA Security Analytics
6 4 (0.18%) SafeCom
6 4 (0.18%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 4 (0.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 3 (0.13%) Backup Exec
7 3 (0.13%) FortiGate
7 3 (0.13%) Netcool
7 3 (0.13%) OVSD
7 3 (0.13%) QRadar
7 3 (0.13%) SCOM
8 2 (0.088%) Nessus
Vendors
1 350 (15.34%) Microsoft
2 146 (6.40%) SAP
3 139 (6.09%) Oracle
4 69 (3.02%) Cisco
5 65 (2.85%) HP
6 63 (2.76%) VMware
7 48 (2.10%) Citrix
8 46 (2.02%) Salesforce.com
9 44 (1.93%) Remedy
10 30 (1.31%) IBM
11 29 (1.27%) ServiceNow
12 20 (0.88%) F5
12 20 (0.88%) Google
13 19 (0.83%) Intel Security
14 18 (0.79%) Avaya
14 18 (0.79%) CheckPoint
14 18 (0.79%) Dell
15 16 (0.70%) CA Agile Central
15 16 (0.70%) Cognos
16 15 (0.66%) Splunk
Kent
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £400 - £450 Per Day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Plan-net
Rate: Unspecified Competitive rate
Posted: 12 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: up to £450 day rate
Posted: 15 hours ago
Epsom, Surrey
Canary Wharf and City
Rate: Up to £500 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IntaPeople
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Rate: £12 - £14 per hour
Posted: 18 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Berkshire
Networking People
Rate: £300 - £310 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Cadence Resourcing
Rate: On Application
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
LA International
Rate: £314 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £407 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Computer People
Rate: £250 - £300 per day + remote working
Posted: 3 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Eames Consulting
Rate: £350 - £390 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Hydrogen Group
Posted: 4 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
LEXSTRA
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Proactive Appointments
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £18 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Venturi
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Rate: From £250 to £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Middlesex
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 18 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Graham Matthews
Rate: £100 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
Proactive Appointments
Rate: £450 - £485 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Eames Consulting
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Computer People
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Synergize Consulting
Rate: From £150 to £200 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Competitive Package
Posted: 14 hours ago