The table below looks at the statistics for the Functional Analyst role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Functional Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Functional Analyst
Rank 526 511 478
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -33
Contract jobs requiring a Functional Analyst 73 59 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.12% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 25 28
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£450 £445 £408
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.12% +9.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £314 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £525 £466
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £375 £405
% change year-on-year
-2.00% -7.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £110.00 £35.44
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +210.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £110.00 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
49598 47956 42731
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.44% 92.38% 92.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 30070 28704 24525
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £228 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1954 2000 2187
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.51
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.85 £17.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year
-0.86% -1.87%

Functional Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Functional Analyst in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Functional Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Functional Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Functional Analyst within the UK.

Functional Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Functional Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Functional Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Functional Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Functional Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Functional Analyst within the UK.

Functional Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Functional Analyst
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Functional Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
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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
England +10 70 £450 +0.55% 16
London 0 40 £450 - 2
South East -17 14 £425 -17.07% 1
City of London +14 8 £500 +10.49% 1
North West - 8 £440 - 3
Berkshire -5 5 £330 -35.60%
Manchester - 4 - - 2
Cheshire - 4 £440 - 1
Reading - 3 £300 -
East Midlands - 3 £300 - 3
South West - 3 £375 -
Wiltshire - 2 £375 -
East of England +5 1 - - 2
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -
Bedfordshire - - - - 1
Yorkshire - - - - 2
Merseyside - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
West Midlands - - - - 3
Scotland - - - -
Hampshire - - - - 1
Hertfordshire - - - - 1
Leicestershire - - - -
Norfolk - - - -
North Yorkshire - - - -
Northamptonshire - - - - 1
Oxfordshire - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - - 2
Northampton - - - - 1
Luton - - - - 1

Functional Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Functional 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 Functional Analyst in their job title.

1 42 (29.17%) Functional Testing
2 35 (24.31%) User Acceptance Testing
3 27 (18.75%) CRM
4 26 (18.06%) SAP
5 25 (17.36%) Siebel
5 25 (17.36%) ERP
5 25 (17.36%) Test Scripting
6 24 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
7 22 (15.28%) Finance
7 22 (15.28%) Migration
7 22 (15.28%) Data Migration
7 22 (15.28%) Analytical Skills
8 20 (13.89%) SQL
9 18 (12.50%) Oracle
10 15 (10.42%) FMCG
10 15 (10.42%) PeopleSoft
10 15 (10.42%) Business Intelligence
11 14 (9.72%) Validation
11 14 (9.72%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (9.72%) Banking
12 13 (9.03%) HP
12 13 (9.03%) HP Quality Center
13 12 (8.33%) Security Cleared
13 12 (8.33%) Degree
14 11 (7.64%) ISTQB
14 11 (7.64%) System Testing
14 11 (7.64%) ETL
14 11 (7.64%) Data Warehouse
15 10 (6.94%) Data Validation
15 10 (6.94%) Data Mapping

Functional Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Functional 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 Functional Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.39%) SAS
1 2 (1.39%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (0.69%) LiveCycle
2 1 (0.69%) Confluence
2 1 (0.69%) IIS
2 1 (0.69%) JBoss
2 1 (0.69%) Apache
2 1 (0.69%) MQSeries
Applications
1 3 (2.08%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.39%) MS Office
3 1 (0.69%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (6.25%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (4.86%) SAP MM
3 6 (4.17%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (4.17%) SAP SD
4 4 (2.78%) Oracle Financials
4 4 (2.78%) Oracle Payables
4 4 (2.78%) Oracle General Ledger
5 3 (2.08%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 3 (2.08%) SAP PP
5 3 (2.08%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (1.39%) SAP BPC
6 2 (1.39%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (1.39%) SAP CO
6 2 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (1.39%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.69%) PeopleSoft HRMS
7 1 (0.69%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.69%) Oracle HRMS
7 1 (0.69%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.69%) SAP HCM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.69%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.64%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (3.47%) Oracle BI EE
3 4 (2.78%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.78%) Amazon Redshift
4 3 (2.08%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (1.39%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (1.39%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.69%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (0.69%) DB2
6 1 (0.69%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.69%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 6 (4.17%) LSMW
2 4 (2.78%) JIRA
3 3 (2.08%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (1.39%) SoapUI
4 2 (1.39%) Selenium
5 1 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.69%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.69%) JMeter
General
1 22 (15.28%) Finance
2 14 (9.72%) Banking
3 6 (4.17%) Retail
4 5 (3.47%) Investment Banking
4 5 (3.47%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.78%) Back Office
5 4 (2.78%) Marketing
5 4 (2.78%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (2.08%) Dutch Language
6 3 (2.08%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.39%) French Language
7 2 (1.39%) Legal
7 2 (1.39%) General Ledger
7 2 (1.39%) Local Government
8 1 (0.69%) Front Office
8 1 (0.69%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.78%) XML
1 4 (2.78%) SOAP
2 3 (2.08%) .NET
3 1 (0.69%) Web Services
3 1 (0.69%) Rendezvous
3 1 (0.69%) Middleware
3 1 (0.69%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 22 (15.28%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (10.42%) FMCG
3 9 (6.25%) Data Conversion
4 4 (2.78%) SCADA
4 4 (2.78%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.39%) Fixed Income
5 2 (1.39%) Derivative
5 2 (1.39%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.39%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.69%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.69%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.08%) Linux
1 3 (2.08%) UNIX
2 1 (0.69%) Windows
2 1 (0.69%) Windows 2000
2 1 (0.69%) Windows NT
2 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (29.17%) Functional Testing
2 35 (24.31%) User Acceptance Testing
3 27 (18.75%) CRM
4 25 (17.36%) ERP
4 25 (17.36%) Test Scripting
5 24 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
6 22 (15.28%) Migration
6 22 (15.28%) Data Migration
7 15 (10.42%) Business Intelligence
8 14 (9.72%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (9.72%) Validation
9 11 (7.64%) ETL
9 11 (7.64%) System Testing
10 10 (6.94%) Data Validation
10 10 (6.94%) Data Mapping
10 10 (6.94%) Business Analysis
11 9 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (6.25%) Data Modelling
11 9 (6.25%) Data Cleansing
11 9 (6.25%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (13.89%) SQL
2 4 (2.78%) PL/SQL
3 2 (1.39%) C#
3 2 (1.39%) C++
3 2 (1.39%) Java
4 1 (0.69%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.69%) COBOL
4 1 (0.69%) ABAP
4 1 (0.69%) Korn
4 1 (0.69%) Apex Code
4 1 (0.69%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.69%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (8.33%) Degree
1 12 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 11 (7.64%) ISTQB
3 8 (5.56%) ISEB
4 7 (4.86%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.08%) BC Cleared
5 3 (2.08%) ACCA
5 3 (2.08%) CIMA
5 3 (2.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.69%) MOS
6 1 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.69%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.25%) Data Quality
2 8 (5.56%) QA
3 4 (2.78%) GAMP
3 4 (2.78%) GMP
4 1 (0.69%) SLA
4 1 (0.69%) FATCA
4 1 (0.69%) COREP
Systems Management
1 13 (9.03%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (18.06%) SAP
2 25 (17.36%) Siebel
3 18 (12.50%) Oracle
4 15 (10.42%) PeopleSoft
5 13 (9.03%) HP
6 8 (5.56%) Informatica
7 7 (4.86%) Microsoft
8 4 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (2.78%) Wonderware
9 2 (1.39%) Remedy
9 2 (1.39%) Hyperion
10 1 (0.69%) Business Objects
10 1 (0.69%) Adobe
10 1 (0.69%) Ab Initio
10 1 (0.69%) LogRhythm
10 1 (0.69%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.69%) Pegasus
10 1 (0.69%) JD Edwards
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Rate: £500 - £501 per day
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Macclesfield
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £440.00 per day
Posted: 12 days ago