The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had Senior Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Analyst
Rank 191 184 163
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -21
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 71 80 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.80% 0.84% 0.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 0.88% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 56 49
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £310 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £488 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £23.66
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £15.13 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+138.01% -11.02%
Senior 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
8330 9071 8556
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 94.26% 94.74% 94.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 4964 5311 4624
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 £250 £230 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 373 424 430
Median hourly rate £21.00 £16.14 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.11% -0.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £41.44 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

Senior Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Senior Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Senior 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 Senior Analyst across the South East region.

Senior Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Senior Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Analyst across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

Senior Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Senior 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 Senior Analyst across the South East region.

Senior Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Senior 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 Senior Analyst within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 July 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
Surrey -4 18 £430 +7.50% 5
Hampshire +4 12 £350 - 2
Buckinghamshire +18 10 £425 +44.06% 7
Berkshire +2 10 £420 +5.00% 6
Kent +15 8 £356 -20.83% 1
Middlesex -2 5 £275 -11.29%
Oxfordshire +11 4 £400 -46.66% 5
West Sussex -13 4 £260 -30.66% 4
East Sussex +3 3 £200 -57.89% 1
Senior Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, Senior 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 Senior Analyst in the job title.

1 44 (26.51%) SQL
2 41 (24.70%) Finance
3 28 (16.87%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (13.25%) Oracle
5 21 (12.65%) Test Scripting
6 20 (12.05%) Stakeholder Management
7 18 (10.84%) Windows
7 18 (10.84%) ISEB
8 17 (10.24%) ISTQB
8 17 (10.24%) Security Cleared
8 17 (10.24%) HP Quality Center
9 16 (9.64%) Analytical Skills
10 15 (9.04%) Telecoms
10 15 (9.04%) Microsoft
10 15 (9.04%) HP
10 15 (9.04%) ITIL
10 15 (9.04%) SC Cleared
10 15 (9.04%) User Acceptance Testing
11 14 (8.43%) Business Analysis
12 13 (7.83%) SAP
13 12 (7.23%) Project Management
13 12 (7.23%) Business Intelligence
13 12 (7.23%) Waterfall
14 11 (6.63%) Continuous Improvement
14 11 (6.63%) Windows Server
14 11 (6.63%) MS Excel
14 11 (6.63%) Active Directory
15 10 (6.02%) Migration
15 10 (6.02%) Defect Management
15 10 (6.02%) Mentoring

Senior 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 7 (4.22%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.01%) MS Exchange
3 4 (2.41%) IIS
4 3 (1.81%) Confluence
4 3 (1.81%) SAS
5 2 (1.20%) Apache
5 2 (1.20%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.60%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.60%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (6.63%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.42%) MS Office
3 2 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.20%) MS Project
3 2 (1.20%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.60%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (1.81%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (1.81%) Sonata
2 2 (1.20%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (1.20%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.20%) SAP ERP
2 2 (1.20%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.60%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.60%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.60%) SAP HCM
3 1 (0.60%) SAP Payroll
3 1 (0.60%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.60%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.60%) Office 365
2 1 (0.60%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.42%) Firewall
2 6 (3.61%) Unified Communications
3 5 (3.01%) LAN
3 5 (3.01%) SAN
3 5 (3.01%) WAN
4 4 (2.41%) DNS
4 4 (2.41%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (1.20%) 802.15
5 2 (1.20%) Internet
5 2 (1.20%) IPv6
5 2 (1.20%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.20%) ZigBee
6 1 (0.60%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.60%) MPLS
6 1 (0.60%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (0.60%) SMS
6 1 (0.60%) VoIP
6 1 (0.60%) VPN
6 1 (0.60%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.60%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.42%) BusinessObjects
2 7 (4.22%) QlikView
3 5 (3.01%) Oracle BI EE
4 4 (2.41%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.81%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.20%) Big Data
6 2 (1.20%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 2 (1.20%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.20%) Xcelsius
7 1 (0.60%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.60%) MySQL
7 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.60%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.60%) SQL Server
7 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (5.42%) JIRA
2 4 (2.41%) HP UFT
3 3 (1.81%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.81%) JUnit
3 3 (1.81%) Maven
3 3 (1.81%) SoapUI
4 2 (1.20%) CaliberRM
4 2 (1.20%) IntelliJ
4 2 (1.20%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (1.20%) RequisitePro
4 2 (1.20%) Selenium
4 2 (1.20%) TestDirector
4 2 (1.20%) Toad
5 1 (0.60%) InstallShield
5 1 (0.60%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.60%) MSI
5 1 (0.60%) NuGet
5 1 (0.60%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (0.60%) Visual Studio
General
1 41 (24.70%) Finance
2 15 (9.04%) Telecoms
3 9 (5.42%) Retail
4 5 (3.01%) Banking
5 4 (2.41%) Advertising
5 4 (2.41%) General Ledger
5 4 (2.41%) Marketing
5 4 (2.41%) Publishing
6 3 (1.81%) Back Office
7 2 (1.20%) Military
8 1 (0.60%) Automotive
8 1 (0.60%) Billing
8 1 (0.60%) German Language
8 1 (0.60%) Legal
8 1 (0.60%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.01%) Web Services
2 3 (1.81%) .NET
2 3 (1.81%) SOAP
3 2 (1.20%) 802.1X
3 2 (1.20%) Spring Boot
3 2 (1.20%) XML
3 2 (1.20%) XML Messaging
4 1 (0.60%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.60%) HTML
4 1 (0.60%) Java EE
4 1 (0.60%) JSP
4 1 (0.60%) Node.js
4 1 (0.60%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.64%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.42%) Management Information System
3 8 (4.82%) NHS
4 5 (3.01%) Algorithms
4 5 (3.01%) Applied Mathematics
4 5 (3.01%) Data Centre
4 5 (3.01%) Mathematics
5 4 (2.41%) Clustering
5 4 (2.41%) Equities
6 3 (1.81%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.81%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.81%) Smart Meter
6 3 (1.81%) Wiki
7 2 (1.20%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.20%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.20%) SCADA
7 2 (1.20%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (0.60%) PKI
8 1 (0.60%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.60%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 18 (10.84%) Windows
2 11 (6.63%) Windows Server
3 9 (5.42%) Linux
3 9 (5.42%) Unix
4 8 (4.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (3.61%) Windows 7
5 6 (3.61%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (2.41%) Solaris
6 4 (2.41%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.20%) Kali Linux
9 1 (0.60%) VMS
9 1 (0.60%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (16.87%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (12.65%) Test Scripting
3 20 (12.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (9.04%) ITIL
4 15 (9.04%) User Acceptance Testing
5 14 (8.43%) Business Analysis
6 12 (7.23%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (7.23%) Project Management
6 12 (7.23%) Waterfall
7 11 (6.63%) Continuous Improvement
8 10 (6.02%) Defect Management
8 10 (6.02%) Mentoring
8 10 (6.02%) Migration
9 8 (4.82%) Cybersecurity
9 8 (4.82%) Data Analysis
9 8 (4.82%) Service Management
9 8 (4.82%) Test Planning
9 8 (4.82%) Validation
10 6 (3.61%) Change Control
10 6 (3.61%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 44 (26.51%) SQL
2 8 (4.82%) Java
3 6 (3.61%) Python
4 5 (3.01%) MATLAB
4 5 (3.01%) PowerShell
5 4 (2.41%) C#
5 4 (2.41%) PL/SQL
6 3 (1.81%) R
6 3 (1.81%) VB
7 2 (1.20%) AWK
7 2 (1.20%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.20%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.60%) PHP
8 1 (0.60%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.60%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (10.84%) ISEB
2 17 (10.24%) ISTQB
2 17 (10.24%) Security Cleared
3 15 (9.04%) SC Cleared
4 9 (5.42%) Degree
5 7 (4.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (3.01%) Postgraduate
7 4 (2.41%) CIMA
7 4 (2.41%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 4 (2.41%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (1.81%) CEH
8 3 (1.81%) CISSP
8 3 (1.81%) DV Cleared
8 3 (1.81%) ISEB Practitioner
8 3 (1.81%) MCP
9 2 (1.20%) CCNA
9 2 (1.20%) CCNP
9 2 (1.20%) CCSE
9 2 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.42%) QA
2 3 (1.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.20%) GAAP
3 2 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.20%) SLA
4 1 (0.60%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (6.63%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.41%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (2.41%) VMware ESX
3 3 (1.81%) XenApp
3 3 (1.81%) XenDesktop
4 2 (1.20%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (0.60%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.60%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (10.24%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (2.41%) Nessus
3 3 (1.81%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (1.81%) SCCM
4 1 (0.60%) BladeLogic
4 1 (0.60%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.60%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (0.60%) Endace
4 1 (0.60%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (0.60%) SCOM
4 1 (0.60%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 22 (13.25%) Oracle
2 15 (9.04%) HP
2 15 (9.04%) Microsoft
3 13 (7.83%) SAP
4 8 (4.82%) Citrix
5 7 (4.22%) VMware
6 5 (3.01%) Cisco
7 4 (2.41%) Informatica
7 4 (2.41%) LANDesk
7 4 (2.41%) Red Hat
7 4 (2.41%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (2.41%) Siebel
7 4 (2.41%) Sybase
8 3 (1.81%) IronPort
9 2 (1.20%) CheckPoint
9 2 (1.20%) Sun
10 1 (0.60%) BMC
10 1 (0.60%) EMC
10 1 (0.60%) NetApp
10 1 (0.60%) Remedy