The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South West region that had Functional Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Analyst
Rank 128 146 145
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Functional Analyst 13 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.46% 0.060% 0.063%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.063% 0.066%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 1
Median daily rate £213 £200 £180
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate £333 £338 £338
% change year-on-year
-1.48% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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 West 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 West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2690 3196 3053
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 94.59% 95.46% 95.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1751 2036 1956
Median daily rate £375 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £220 £220
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 150 224 168
Median hourly rate £27.75 £25.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.00% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Functional Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Functional Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Functional Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Functional Analyst across the South West region.

Functional Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Functional Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

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

Functional Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Functional Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Functional Analyst across the South West region.

Functional Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Functional Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
Bristol - 6 £340 -
Somerset - 6 £213 -
Gloucestershire - 1 - -
Functional Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 West region featuring Functional Analyst in the job title.

1 10 (62.50%) Functional Testing
2 7 (43.75%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (43.75%) Test Scripting
3 5 (31.25%) Finance
4 4 (25.00%) Regression Testing
4 4 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (25.00%) Oracle
4 4 (25.00%) Oracle iProcurement
4 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (18.75%) Exploratory Testing
5 3 (18.75%) Oracle Receivables
5 3 (18.75%) Oracle Cash Management
5 3 (18.75%) Oracle Assets
5 3 (18.75%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 3 (18.75%) Oracle General Ledger
5 3 (18.75%) Manual Testing
5 3 (18.75%) Oracle Payables
5 3 (18.75%) Cash Management
5 3 (18.75%) Waterfall
5 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
5 3 (18.75%) SQL
5 3 (18.75%) Oracle Discoverer
5 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
5 3 (18.75%) Software Testing
5 3 (18.75%) Data Analysis
5 3 (18.75%) Logistics
5 3 (18.75%) General Ledger
6 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (12.50%) Migration
6 2 (12.50%) MS Excel

Functional Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle iProcurement
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle Assets
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle Cash Management
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle General Ledger
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle ASCP
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle SCM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle Discoverer
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) General Ledger
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) iPad
2 1 (6.25%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Functional Testing
2 7 (43.75%) Test Scripting
2 7 (43.75%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (25.00%) Regression Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Cash Management
4 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
4 3 (18.75%) Data Analysis
4 3 (18.75%) Exploratory Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Logistics
4 3 (18.75%) Manual Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Software Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Waterfall
5 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (12.50%) Migration
6 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
6 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
6 1 (6.25%) Procure-to-Pay
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Apple
2 1 (6.25%) Pegasus
2 1 (6.25%) Saba