The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had Functional Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Analyst
Rank 278 263 249
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Functional Analyst 5 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.052% 0.080% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.054% 0.085% 0.045%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 2
Median daily rate £278 £350 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.71% -21.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £300 £429
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £413 £459
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £364 £320
% change year-on-year
-7.15% +13.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £110.00
Functional 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
9190 9396 8795
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 95.20% 94.38% 94.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 5558 5156 4840
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 388 453 481
Median hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.63% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.36 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £42.65 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.60 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.35%

Functional Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Functional Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Functional 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 Functional Analyst across the South East region.

Functional Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Functional Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Functional Analyst across the South East region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

Functional Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Functional 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 Functional Analyst across the South East region.

Functional Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Functional 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 Functional Analyst within the South East region over the 3 months to 6 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Middlesex -4 1 £440 +25.71%
Surrey -4 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 £275 -
Functional Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, Functional 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 Functional Analyst in the job title.

1 6 (46.15%) Functional Testing
2 5 (38.46%) SAP
3 4 (30.77%) HP
3 4 (30.77%) Finance
3 4 (30.77%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (23.08%) SAP BI
4 3 (23.08%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (23.08%) SAP BW
5 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (7.69%) Temenos T24
6 1 (7.69%) Visualisation
6 1 (7.69%) Performance Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
6 1 (7.69%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (7.69%) Manual Testing
6 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
6 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
6 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (7.69%) SAP SCM
6 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
6 1 (7.69%) JIRA
6 1 (7.69%) QA
6 1 (7.69%) Content Management
6 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
6 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
6 1 (7.69%) SAP CO
6 1 (7.69%) Legal

Functional 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 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) SAP CO
1 1 (7.69%) SAP FI
1 1 (7.69%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (7.69%) SAP PP
1 1 (7.69%) SAP SCM
1 1 (7.69%) Temenos T24
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (23.08%) SAP BI
1 3 (23.08%) SAP BW
2 1 (7.69%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) HP UFT
1 1 (7.69%) JIRA
1 1 (7.69%) JMeter
1 1 (7.69%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
1 1 (7.69%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Functional Testing
2 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) Analytics
4 1 (7.69%) Automation Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Content Management
4 1 (7.69%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (7.69%) Manual Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
4 1 (7.69%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
4 1 (7.69%) Test Strategy
4 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Java
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
1 1 (7.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) ISEB
1 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
1 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) SAP
2 4 (30.77%) HP
3 1 (7.69%) Temenos
3 1 (7.69%) TIBCO