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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Functional Analyst
Rank 547 518 474
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -44
Contract jobs requiring a Functional Analyst 49 77 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.092% 0.15% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.099% 0.16% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 47 49
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£400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £510 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £338 £338
% change year-on-year
+18.51% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 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
49251 48960 43769
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.35% 92.49% 92.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 30638 30338 25166
Average daily rate £400 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1929 1993 2147
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.27
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -6.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.80 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 -51 43 £400 - 4
London -29 18 £425 -5.55% 3
North West -10 8 £400 +33.33%
South East -3 7 £350 -17.64%
Berkshire - 6 £350 -
City of London +4 5 £371 -7.18% 1
South West - 4 £400 -
Cheshire - 4 £440 -
Reading - 4 £300 -
Scotland +2 3 £293 +108.92%
Manchester -3 3 £400 +33.33%
Edinburgh -1 2 £268 +91.07%
Leeds -18 2 - - 1
West Yorkshire -20 2 - - 1
Yorkshire -25 2 - - 1
East of England - 2 £465 -
Edgware - 2 £165 -
Hampshire -1 1 - -
North East -7 1 - -
Tyne and Wear -7 1 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne -7 1 - -
Peterborough - 1 - -
Macclesfield - 1 £440 -
Bracknell - 1 £425 -
Livingston - 1 £293 -
Slough - 1 £400 -
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £465 -
Swindon - 1 £400 -
Wirral - 1 - -
Essex - 1 £465 -

Functional Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 44 (30.14%) Functional Testing
2 28 (19.18%) User Acceptance Testing
3 26 (17.81%) Finance
4 24 (16.44%) CRM
4 24 (16.44%) ERP
4 24 (16.44%) Test Scripting
5 23 (15.75%) Siebel
6 21 (14.38%) SQL
7 20 (13.70%) Oracle
7 20 (13.70%) GAP Analysis
8 18 (12.33%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (12.33%) Banking
8 18 (12.33%) Business Intelligence
9 16 (10.96%) PeopleSoft
9 16 (10.96%) Migration
9 16 (10.96%) Data Migration
10 15 (10.27%) Security Cleared
10 15 (10.27%) Analytical Skills
11 14 (9.59%) SAP
12 13 (8.90%) Data Warehouse
12 13 (8.90%) FMCG
13 12 (8.22%) HP Quality Center
13 12 (8.22%) Degree
13 12 (8.22%) HP
14 11 (7.53%) ETL
15 10 (6.85%) ISTQB
15 10 (6.85%) QA
15 10 (6.85%) Integration Testing
15 10 (6.85%) System Testing
16 9 (6.16%) Retail

Functional Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 3 (2.05%) SAS
2 2 (1.37%) Documentum
2 2 (1.37%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (0.68%) Confluence
3 1 (0.68%) CMS
3 1 (0.68%) JBoss
3 1 (0.68%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (4.11%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.42%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.05%) MS Office
4 2 (1.37%) MS Project
5 1 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.68%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 7 (4.79%) Oracle General Ledger
1 7 (4.79%) Oracle EBS R12
1 7 (4.79%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (4.11%) Oracle Payables
3 5 (3.42%) SAP SD
4 3 (2.05%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (2.05%) Oracle Cash Management
4 3 (2.05%) Oracle Assets
4 3 (2.05%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 3 (2.05%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 3 (2.05%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (2.05%) Oracle Financials
4 3 (2.05%) SAP MM
5 2 (1.37%) SAP PP
5 2 (1.37%) PeopleSoft Financials
5 2 (1.37%) Oracle iProcurement
5 2 (1.37%) SAP BPC
6 1 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.68%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.74%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.37%) Internet
2 1 (0.68%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.90%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (5.48%) Oracle BI EE
3 4 (2.74%) Amazon Redshift
3 4 (2.74%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.05%) Oracle ODI
4 3 (2.05%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (2.05%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.37%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (1.37%) QlikView
5 2 (1.37%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.68%) OLAP Cube
6 1 (0.68%) Base SAS
6 1 (0.68%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 1 (0.68%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 1 (0.68%) Essbase
6 1 (0.68%) DB2
6 1 (0.68%) OLAP
6 1 (0.68%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 6 (4.11%) JIRA
2 5 (3.42%) LSMW
3 3 (2.05%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (1.37%) LoadRunner
4 2 (1.37%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.68%) Selenium
5 1 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.68%) JMeter
5 1 (0.68%) ERwin
General
1 26 (17.81%) Finance
2 18 (12.33%) Banking
3 9 (6.16%) Retail
4 5 (3.42%) Dutch Language
4 5 (3.42%) General Ledger
4 5 (3.42%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.74%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (2.74%) French Language
5 4 (2.74%) Retail Banking
6 3 (2.05%) Marketing
6 3 (2.05%) Investment Banking
6 3 (2.05%) Back Office
7 2 (1.37%) Legal
8 1 (0.68%) Local Government
8 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.68%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.74%) XML
2 3 (2.05%) SOAP
3 2 (1.37%) .NET
3 2 (1.37%) J2EE
4 1 (0.68%) Visualforce
4 1 (0.68%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.27%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (8.90%) FMCG
3 7 (4.79%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.74%) SCADA
5 3 (2.05%) Data Conversion
5 3 (2.05%) Credit Risk
6 2 (1.37%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.37%) Derivative
6 2 (1.37%) User Experience
7 1 (0.68%) Eurex
7 1 (0.68%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.68%) DTCC
7 1 (0.68%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.68%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.68%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.68%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.68%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.42%) UNIX
2 2 (1.37%) Linux
3 1 (0.68%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (30.14%) Functional Testing
2 28 (19.18%) User Acceptance Testing
3 24 (16.44%) CRM
3 24 (16.44%) ERP
3 24 (16.44%) Test Scripting
4 20 (13.70%) GAP Analysis
5 18 (12.33%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (12.33%) Business Intelligence
6 16 (10.96%) Migration
6 16 (10.96%) Data Migration
7 11 (7.53%) ETL
8 10 (6.85%) Integration Testing
8 10 (6.85%) System Testing
9 8 (5.48%) Business Analysis
10 7 (4.79%) Procure-to-pay
10 7 (4.79%) Scrum
10 7 (4.79%) Validation
10 7 (4.79%) Data Modelling
11 6 (4.11%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (4.11%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (14.38%) SQL
2 4 (2.74%) PL/SQL
3 2 (1.37%) C#
3 2 (1.37%) Java
4 1 (0.68%) Korn
4 1 (0.68%) SAS Macro
4 1 (0.68%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.68%) Apex Code
4 1 (0.68%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.68%) C++
4 1 (0.68%) COBOL
4 1 (0.68%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 15 (10.27%) Security Cleared
2 12 (8.22%) Degree
3 10 (6.85%) ISTQB
4 9 (6.16%) ISEB
5 8 (5.48%) SC Cleared
6 3 (2.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (2.05%) BC Cleared
7 2 (1.37%) ACCA
7 2 (1.37%) CIMA
8 1 (0.68%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.85%) QA
2 7 (4.79%) Data Quality
3 4 (2.74%) GAMP
3 4 (2.74%) GMP
4 1 (0.68%) FATCA
4 1 (0.68%) EMIR
4 1 (0.68%) COREP
4 1 (0.68%) FINREP
4 1 (0.68%) SLA
Systems Management
1 12 (8.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (15.75%) Siebel
2 20 (13.70%) Oracle
3 16 (10.96%) PeopleSoft
4 14 (9.59%) SAP
5 12 (8.22%) HP
6 8 (5.48%) Informatica
7 7 (4.79%) Microsoft
8 4 (2.74%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (2.74%) Hyperion
8 4 (2.74%) Wonderware
9 2 (1.37%) EMC
10 1 (0.68%) Ab Initio
10 1 (0.68%) Teradata
10 1 (0.68%) ATG
10 1 (0.68%) Pegasus
10 1 (0.68%) JD Edwards
London
Volt
Rate: £700.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 18 days ago