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 2 October 2014 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Functional Analyst
Rank 570 521 518
Rank change year-on-year
-49 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Functional Analyst 53 53 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.091% 0.10% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.11% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 39 32
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£390 £423 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -0.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £250 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £544 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
52582 48184 52592
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 90.59% 92.68% 93.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 32352 29013 29451
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2048 2039 2629
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 2 October 2014.

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 2 October 2014. 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 -23 50 £393 -9.24% 7
London +1 25 £488 +8.93% 2
City of London +15 8 £500 +9.28% 1
West Yorkshire +6 8 £175 -46.96% 4
Yorkshire +6 8 £175 -39.65% 5
Leeds +5 7 £238 -28.03% 3
East Midlands - 7 £338 -
South East -5 3 £425 +54.54%
South West -27 2 £180 +20.00%
Hertfordshire - 2 £369 -
East of England - 2 £369 -
Reading +22 1 £425 +70.00%
Berkshire +11 1 £425 +54.54%
Scotland -9 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 - -
Wiltshire - 1 £180 -
Tyne and Wear - - - -
North East - - - -
North West - - - -
Cumbria - - - -
Derbyshire - - - -
North Yorkshire - - - - 1
Oxfordshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
Slough - - - -
Swindon - - - -
Watford - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - -
Luton - - - -

Functional Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 39 (24.53%) Finance
2 37 (23.27%) Oracle
3 36 (22.64%) PeopleSoft
4 32 (20.13%) SAP
5 31 (19.50%) CRM
6 28 (17.61%) Siebel
6 28 (17.61%) SQL
6 28 (17.61%) Functional Testing
7 27 (16.98%) GAP Analysis
8 26 (16.35%) Test Scripting
9 23 (14.47%) Analytical Skills
10 20 (12.58%) Change Management
10 20 (12.58%) Banking
11 19 (11.95%) ERP
11 19 (11.95%) Oracle EBS R12
12 18 (11.32%) Investment Banking
13 17 (10.69%) General Ledger
14 16 (10.06%) Business Analysis
14 16 (10.06%) User Acceptance Testing
14 16 (10.06%) HP Quality Center
14 16 (10.06%) Oracle BI EE
15 15 (9.43%) MS PowerPoint
15 15 (9.43%) Billing
15 15 (9.43%) Oracle EBS
16 13 (8.18%) Microsoft
17 12 (7.55%) Oracle Payables
18 11 (6.92%) Oracle General Ledger
18 11 (6.92%) Degree
19 10 (6.29%) FMCG
19 10 (6.29%) Oracle ODI

Functional Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 4 (2.52%) SharePoint
1 4 (2.52%) WebLogic
2 3 (1.89%) SAS
2 3 (1.89%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (1.89%) LiveCycle
3 2 (1.26%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.63%) Documentum
4 1 (0.63%) CMS
Applications
1 15 (9.43%) MS PowerPoint
2 9 (5.66%) MS Excel
3 4 (2.52%) MS Office
4 2 (1.26%) SPSS
5 1 (0.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 19 (11.95%) Oracle EBS R12
2 15 (9.43%) Oracle EBS
3 12 (7.55%) Oracle Payables
4 11 (6.92%) Oracle General Ledger
5 9 (5.66%) Oracle Applications
5 9 (5.66%) Oracle Financials
5 9 (5.66%) Oracle Receivables
5 9 (5.66%) Oracle iProcurement
6 8 (5.03%) Oracle Assets
6 8 (5.03%) SAP HR
7 7 (4.40%) Oracle 11i
8 6 (3.77%) SAP HCM
9 5 (3.14%) Hyperion Planning
10 4 (2.52%) Hyperion Enterprise
10 4 (2.52%) Workday HCM
10 4 (2.52%) SAP CRM
11 3 (1.89%) SAP PP
11 3 (1.89%) Markit EDM
11 3 (1.89%) Oracle Internet Expenses
12 2 (1.26%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.52%) SaaS
2 1 (0.63%) Force.com
2 1 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.63%) PBX
1 1 (0.63%) HTTP
1 1 (0.63%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (10.06%) Oracle BI EE
2 10 (6.29%) Oracle ODI
3 6 (3.77%) SQL Server
4 5 (3.14%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.89%) Data Mart
6 2 (1.26%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 2 (1.26%) MS Access
7 1 (0.63%) Oracle Discoverer
7 1 (0.63%) Star Schema
7 1 (0.63%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.63%) SAP BI
7 1 (0.63%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.63%) Essbase
7 1 (0.63%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 1 (0.63%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 4 (2.52%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (1.26%) Visual Studio Team System
2 2 (1.26%) Toad
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.63%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.63%) JIRA
3 1 (0.63%) LSMW
General
1 39 (24.53%) Finance
2 20 (12.58%) Banking
3 18 (11.32%) Investment Banking
4 17 (10.69%) General Ledger
5 15 (9.43%) Billing
6 10 (6.29%) Retail
7 8 (5.03%) Dutch Language
8 6 (3.77%) Front Office
8 6 (3.77%) Advertising
8 6 (3.77%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (3.14%) French Language
10 4 (2.52%) Publishing
11 3 (1.89%) Legal
12 2 (1.26%) Games
13 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.63%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.14%) XML
2 3 (1.89%) .NET
3 2 (1.26%) SOAP
4 1 (0.63%) SAML
4 1 (0.63%) XSD
4 1 (0.63%) Mason
4 1 (0.63%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 23 (14.47%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (6.29%) FMCG
3 7 (4.40%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.52%) Derivative
4 4 (2.52%) Fixed Income
5 3 (1.89%) Credit Derivative
6 2 (1.26%) Reference Data
6 2 (1.26%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.26%) NHS
6 2 (1.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.63%) SWIFT
7 1 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.63%) Data Conversion
7 1 (0.63%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.63%) Taxonomies
7 1 (0.63%) Economics
7 1 (0.63%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.03%) Linux
2 7 (4.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (2.52%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (19.50%) CRM
2 28 (17.61%) Functional Testing
3 27 (16.98%) GAP Analysis
4 26 (16.35%) Test Scripting
5 20 (12.58%) Change Management
6 19 (11.95%) ERP
7 16 (10.06%) Business Analysis
7 16 (10.06%) User Acceptance Testing
8 10 (6.29%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (6.29%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (5.66%) Migration
10 8 (5.03%) Integration Testing
11 7 (4.40%) Workflow
11 7 (4.40%) Bug Management
11 7 (4.40%) Use Case
11 7 (4.40%) Release Management
12 6 (3.77%) Data Migration
12 6 (3.77%) Analytics
12 6 (3.77%) Validation
13 5 (3.14%) UML
Programming Languages
1 28 (17.61%) SQL
2 5 (3.14%) PL/SQL
3 3 (1.89%) Java
3 3 (1.89%) JavaScript
3 3 (1.89%) Bash Shell
4 2 (1.26%) Korn
4 2 (1.26%) VBA
5 1 (0.63%) ABAP
5 1 (0.63%) Python
5 1 (0.63%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 11 (6.92%) Degree
2 4 (2.52%) SC Cleared
2 4 (2.52%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.52%) ISEB
3 3 (1.89%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.63%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.77%) Data Quality
2 5 (3.14%) QA
3 1 (0.63%) Basel III
Systems Management
1 16 (10.06%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.63%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 37 (23.27%) Oracle
2 36 (22.64%) PeopleSoft
3 32 (20.13%) SAP
4 28 (17.61%) Siebel
5 13 (8.18%) Microsoft
6 10 (6.29%) HP
6 10 (6.29%) Hyperion
7 8 (5.03%) Pegasus
8 7 (4.40%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.89%) Adobe
9 3 (1.89%) IBM
9 3 (1.89%) Business Objects
9 3 (1.89%) SimCorp
10 1 (0.63%) Fidessa
10 1 (0.63%) Manugistics
10 1 (0.63%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.63%) Remedy
10 1 (0.63%) Cognos
10 1 (0.63%) Sitecore
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