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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 2 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 1370 1557 1349
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 16.01% 16.75% 16.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.05% 17.86% 17.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 855 954 722
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £173 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 88 118
Average hourly rate £14.89 £14.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.65% -3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.83 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £25.20 £23.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.44 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
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
8034 8717 7813
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.91% 93.76% 93.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4854 4667 4070
Average daily rate £385 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £518 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 411 421 454
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.28 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 +1 346 £363 +3.57% 74
Hampshire +4 282 £350 +4.08% 56
Buckinghamshire 0 226 £320 -1.53% 46
Surrey -6 185 £380 +2.70% 78
Oxfordshire -4 100 £313 -22.36% 31
West Sussex 0 93 £350 +9.80% 22
Kent -3 58 £188 -37.50% 14
East Sussex -2 38 £300 -25.00% 10
Middlesex -3 26 £375 +4.52% 3
Sussex +2 6 £393 -7.64%
Isle of Wight - 2 £425 -
Analyst
England

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 762 (25.28%) Finance
2 471 (15.63%) Microsoft
3 460 (15.26%) Agile Software Development
4 457 (15.16%) SQL
5 422 (14.00%) Windows
6 378 (12.54%) Business Analysis
7 332 (11.02%) Oracle
8 331 (10.98%) MS Excel
9 320 (10.62%) Analytical Skills
10 310 (10.29%) ITIL
11 266 (8.83%) MS Office
12 263 (8.73%) Security Cleared
13 239 (7.93%) Telecoms
14 222 (7.37%) Project Management
15 212 (7.03%) Data Analysis
16 208 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
17 207 (6.87%) Active Directory
18 195 (6.47%) SC Cleared
19 194 (6.44%) Banking
19 194 (6.44%) Test Scripting
20 188 (6.24%) SAP
21 178 (5.91%) Migration
22 162 (5.37%) SQL Server
23 159 (5.28%) ISEB
24 156 (5.18%) CRM
24 156 (5.18%) Windows 7
25 153 (5.08%) Waterfall
26 149 (4.94%) Business Intelligence
27 146 (4.84%) Retail
28 144 (4.78%) Linux

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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
1 122 (4.05%) SharePoint
2 70 (2.32%) SAS
3 50 (1.66%) MS Exchange
4 33 (1.09%) IIS
5 29 (0.96%) WebSphere
6 23 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2010
7 21 (0.70%) Apache
8 17 (0.56%) Confluence
9 16 (0.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 16 (0.53%) IBM HTTP Server
9 16 (0.53%) Node.js
10 15 (0.50%) IBM Notes
11 13 (0.43%) CICS
11 13 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
11 13 (0.43%) WebLogic
11 13 (0.43%) WebSphere Application Server
12 11 (0.36%) CMS
12 11 (0.36%) Documentum
13 9 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2003
13 9 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 331 (10.98%) MS Excel
2 266 (8.83%) MS Office
3 118 (3.92%) MS PowerPoint
4 97 (3.22%) MS Visio
5 46 (1.53%) MS Project
6 24 (0.80%) Spreadsheet
7 10 (0.33%) SPSS
8 8 (0.27%) Acrobat
9 3 (0.100%) Casewise Modeler
10 2 (0.066%) Open Workbench
10 2 (0.066%) PowerPivot
10 2 (0.066%) SOLIDWORKS
11 1 (0.033%) Adobe Captivate
11 1 (0.033%) InfoPath
11 1 (0.033%) Weka
Business Applications
1 39 (1.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 33 (1.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 29 (0.96%) Oracle EBS
4 19 (0.63%) Magento
5 13 (0.43%) Oracle ERP
6 12 (0.40%) SAP ERP
7 11 (0.36%) SAP FI
8 9 (0.30%) Cognos TM1
8 9 (0.30%) Eagle PACE
9 8 (0.27%) Oracle Applications
9 8 (0.27%) SAP CO
9 8 (0.27%) SAP SRM
10 7 (0.23%) BusinessWorks
10 7 (0.23%) Primavera
10 7 (0.23%) SAP BPC
10 7 (0.23%) SAP FI/CO
10 7 (0.23%) SystmOne
11 6 (0.20%) Data Workbench
12 5 (0.17%) Oracle EBS R12
12 5 (0.17%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 33 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (0.66%) Office 365
3 18 (0.60%) SaaS
4 14 (0.46%) GitHub
5 8 (0.27%) Mimecast
6 7 (0.23%) Google Analytics
6 7 (0.23%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (0.20%) Taleo
8 5 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (0.17%) Google Apps
8 5 (0.17%) Route 53
8 5 (0.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 4 (0.13%) SuccessFactors
10 3 (0.100%) Scribe Online
10 3 (0.100%) Silverpop
11 2 (0.066%) Adobe Analytics
11 2 (0.066%) PaaS
11 2 (0.066%) Yammer
12 1 (0.033%) Cloud Computing
12 1 (0.033%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 94 (3.12%) Firewall
2 68 (2.26%) TCP/IP
3 58 (1.92%) Internet
4 57 (1.89%) LAN
5 50 (1.66%) WAN
6 49 (1.63%) VPN
7 42 (1.39%) SSL
8 41 (1.36%) Intrusion Detection
9 37 (1.23%) ATM
9 37 (1.23%) DNS
10 28 (0.93%) FTP
11 22 (0.73%) HTTP
12 21 (0.70%) SAN
12 21 (0.70%) Wireless
13 18 (0.60%) VoIP
14 17 (0.56%) DHCP
14 17 (0.56%) NetScaler
14 17 (0.56%) Network Security
15 15 (0.50%) Cisco ASA
16 12 (0.40%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 162 (5.37%) SQL Server
2 96 (3.19%) BusinessObjects
3 82 (2.72%) Data Warehouse
4 81 (2.69%) Oracle Database
5 60 (1.99%) DB2
6 41 (1.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 39 (1.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 34 (1.13%) Data Mining
8 34 (1.13%) Relational Database
9 31 (1.03%) Oracle Reports
10 30 (1.00%) Oracle BI EE
11 21 (0.70%) SAP BW
12 20 (0.66%) Crystal Reports
12 20 (0.66%) SAP BI
12 20 (0.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 19 (0.63%) QlikView
14 18 (0.60%) MS Access
15 14 (0.46%) SQL Server 2008
16 12 (0.40%) Base SAS
16 12 (0.40%) GIS
Development Applications
1 73 (2.42%) Selenium
2 63 (2.09%) JIRA
3 49 (1.63%) SoapUI
4 42 (1.39%) Cucumber
5 38 (1.26%) WebDriver
6 37 (1.23%) HP UFT
7 31 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
8 21 (0.70%) Visual Studio
9 20 (0.66%) Toad
10 19 (0.63%) SpecFlow
11 14 (0.46%) ClearCase
11 14 (0.46%) Introscope
11 14 (0.46%) LoadRunner
12 10 (0.33%) ChangeMan
12 10 (0.33%) Subversion
13 9 (0.30%) JMeter
13 9 (0.30%) WatiN
14 8 (0.27%) Oracle Forms
15 7 (0.23%) FitNesse
15 7 (0.23%) NCrunch
General
1 762 (25.28%) Finance
2 239 (7.93%) Telecoms
3 194 (6.44%) Banking
4 146 (4.84%) Retail
5 108 (3.58%) Marketing
6 65 (2.16%) Manufacturing
7 36 (1.19%) Pharmaceutical
8 34 (1.13%) Legal
9 32 (1.06%) Publishing
10 31 (1.03%) Automotive
10 31 (1.03%) Electronics
11 25 (0.83%) Retail Banking
12 22 (0.73%) Billing
13 18 (0.60%) Advertising
13 18 (0.60%) Investment Banking
14 15 (0.50%) Spanish Language
15 14 (0.46%) Back Office
16 12 (0.40%) Aerospace
17 10 (0.33%) Front Office
17 10 (0.33%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (2.95%) XML
2 86 (2.85%) Web Services
3 81 (2.69%) .NET
4 55 (1.82%) HTML
5 49 (1.63%) SOAP
6 48 (1.59%) Middleware
7 25 (0.83%) ASP.NET
8 20 (0.66%) XML Messaging
9 15 (0.50%) REST
10 14 (0.46%) Java EE
11 12 (0.40%) CSS
11 12 (0.40%) EDI
12 11 (0.36%) Gherkin
12 11 (0.36%) JSON
12 11 (0.36%) Oracle Fusion
13 9 (0.30%) Flash
13 9 (0.30%) J2EE
13 9 (0.30%) OAuth2
13 9 (0.30%) OpenID
14 8 (0.27%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 320 (10.62%) Analytical Skills
2 123 (4.08%) Management Information System
3 73 (2.42%) NHS
4 52 (1.73%) Statistics
5 48 (1.59%) Mainframe
6 46 (1.53%) Data Integration
7 43 (1.43%) Data Extraction
8 42 (1.39%) Data Centre
9 39 (1.29%) Blackberry
10 34 (1.13%) AS400
10 34 (1.13%) Data Structures
10 34 (1.13%) Smart Meter
11 30 (1.00%) User Experience
12 23 (0.76%) Computer Science
13 22 (0.73%) Mobile App
13 22 (0.73%) Visualisation
14 20 (0.66%) Driving Licence
14 20 (0.66%) Security Operations Centre
15 18 (0.60%) Reference Data
16 17 (0.56%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 422 (14.00%) Windows
2 156 (5.18%) Windows 7
3 144 (4.78%) Linux
4 110 (3.65%) Unix
5 79 (2.62%) Windows Server
6 61 (2.02%) Windows Server 2008
7 60 (1.99%) Windows Server 2003
8 54 (1.79%) Windows XP
9 44 (1.46%) Windows Server 2012
10 25 (0.83%) Windows 8
11 21 (0.70%) zOS
12 17 (0.56%) AIX
12 17 (0.56%) Apple iOS
13 14 (0.46%) Solaris
14 13 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 10 (0.33%) Android
16 8 (0.27%) Mac OS X
17 7 (0.23%) MVS
17 7 (0.23%) Windows Vista
18 6 (0.20%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 460 (15.26%) Agile Software Development
2 378 (12.54%) Business Analysis
3 310 (10.29%) ITIL
4 222 (7.37%) Project Management
5 212 (7.03%) Data Analysis
6 208 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
7 194 (6.44%) Test Scripting
8 178 (5.91%) Migration
9 156 (5.18%) CRM
10 153 (5.08%) Waterfall
11 149 (4.94%) Business Intelligence
12 141 (4.68%) User Acceptance Testing
13 133 (4.41%) Change Management
14 126 (4.18%) Data Modelling
15 123 (4.08%) PRINCE2
16 113 (3.75%) SDLC
17 108 (3.58%) Incident Management
18 107 (3.55%) Service Management
19 106 (3.52%) User Stories
20 104 (3.45%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 457 (15.16%) SQL
2 127 (4.21%) Java
3 65 (2.16%) C#
3 65 (2.16%) JavaScript
4 59 (1.96%) VB
5 38 (1.26%) PL/SQL
6 36 (1.19%) VBA
7 34 (1.13%) Shell Script
8 28 (0.93%) PowerShell
8 28 (0.93%) T-SQL
9 26 (0.86%) C
10 24 (0.80%) JCL
11 19 (0.63%) Python
12 12 (0.40%) C++
12 12 (0.40%) COBOL
12 12 (0.40%) Perl
13 10 (0.33%) Bash Shell
13 10 (0.33%) PHP
13 10 (0.33%) R
14 8 (0.27%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 263 (8.73%) Security Cleared
2 195 (6.47%) SC Cleared
3 159 (5.28%) ISEB
4 139 (4.61%) Degree
5 81 (2.69%) ISTQB
6 58 (1.92%) CISSP
7 52 (1.73%) DV Cleared
8 46 (1.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 43 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
10 31 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
11 24 (0.80%) MCSE
12 22 (0.73%) Cisco Certification
12 22 (0.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 17 (0.56%) CCNA
13 17 (0.56%) MCP
14 15 (0.50%) ACCA
15 14 (0.46%) PMI Certification
16 11 (0.36%) CEH
16 11 (0.36%) CIMA
16 11 (0.36%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 112 (3.72%) QA
2 91 (3.02%) SLA
3 82 (2.72%) Data Quality
4 47 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 42 (1.39%) PCI DSS
6 33 (1.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 17 (0.56%) Disclosure Scotland
8 9 (0.30%) GxP
9 8 (0.27%) GAAP
10 7 (0.23%) COBIT
10 7 (0.23%) ISO 9000
11 6 (0.20%) FATCA
12 5 (0.17%) COSO
12 5 (0.17%) ISO 8583
12 5 (0.17%) ISO 9001
12 5 (0.17%) SAS 70
13 4 (0.13%) ISO27002
13 4 (0.13%) RMADS
14 3 (0.100%) CRD IV
14 3 (0.100%) Solvency II
System Software
1 207 (6.87%) Active Directory
2 43 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (0.60%) XenApp
4 16 (0.53%) vSphere
5 15 (0.50%) Hyper-V
6 12 (0.40%) Docker
6 12 (0.40%) RACF
6 12 (0.40%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 12 (0.40%) UAG
7 11 (0.36%) VMware ESX
8 10 (0.33%) XenDesktop
9 9 (0.30%) Microsoft App-V
10 8 (0.27%) Time Sharing Option
11 5 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
12 4 (0.13%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 3 (0.100%) NDS
13 3 (0.100%) NFS
13 3 (0.100%) Novell eDirectory
14 2 (0.066%) Squid
14 2 (0.066%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 86 (2.85%) HP Quality Center
2 49 (1.63%) SCCM
3 18 (0.60%) Tivoli
4 12 (0.40%) WSUS
5 11 (0.36%) CA Endevor
5 11 (0.36%) NetBackup
5 11 (0.36%) Norton AntiVirus
6 10 (0.33%) CA Wily
7 9 (0.30%) McAfee ePO
7 9 (0.30%) RSA Security Analytics
8 8 (0.27%) DameWare
9 7 (0.23%) Backup Exec
9 7 (0.23%) SCOM
9 7 (0.23%) SCSM
10 6 (0.20%) Control-M
11 5 (0.17%) ArcSight ESM
11 5 (0.17%) BMC PATROL
11 5 (0.17%) Nagios
11 5 (0.17%) OVSD
12 4 (0.13%) nmon
Vendors
1 471 (15.63%) Microsoft
2 332 (11.02%) Oracle
3 188 (6.24%) SAP
4 125 (4.15%) HP
5 87 (2.89%) VMware
6 76 (2.52%) Cisco
6 76 (2.52%) IBM
7 65 (2.16%) Citrix
8 57 (1.89%) Remedy
9 49 (1.63%) Salesforce.com
10 35 (1.16%) Informatica
11 34 (1.13%) CheckPoint
12 32 (1.06%) CA
13 31 (1.03%) Adobe
14 30 (1.00%) Cognos
14 30 (1.00%) Juniper
15 27 (0.90%) McAfee
16 26 (0.86%) Teradata
17 25 (0.83%) Google
17 25 (0.83%) Tableau
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