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 23 February 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Functional Analyst
England / South West
Rank 132 145 140
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Functional Analyst 3 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.11% 0.033% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.035% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Median daily rate £300 £238 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.31% -36.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
2566 2881 3064
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 95.07% 96.19% 95.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 1669 1911 1936
Median daily rate £385 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £524
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 173 167 161
Median hourly rate £38.50 £31.50 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +6.92%

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
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 23 February 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
Wiltshire - 2 £300 -
Bristol - 1 - -
Functional Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) Target Operating Model
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (33.33%) Smart Meter
3 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (33.33%) Information Management
3 2 (33.33%) Process Management
3 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (33.33%) CRM
3 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) ABAP
4 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Data Security
4 1 (16.67%) Workflow
4 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
4 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Billing
4 1 (16.67%) Migration

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:

Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Billing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 2 (33.33%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (33.33%) CRM
2 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 2 (33.33%) Information Management
2 2 (33.33%) Process Management
2 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (33.33%) Target Operating Model
3 1 (16.67%) Data Security
3 1 (16.67%) Exploratory Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle