The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Functional Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Analyst
Rank 598 583 499
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -84
Contract jobs requiring a Functional Analyst 52 62 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.096% 0.11% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.11% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 28 69
Median daily rate £340 £338 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.74% -20.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £193 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £500 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £338 £338
% change year-on-year
-3.70% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £43.00 - -
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 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
51163 53980 51056
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.77% 94.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 33272 34147 30940
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1536 2015 2063
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.60 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +0.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.85 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

Functional Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Functional Analyst in the job title.

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 26 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Functional Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 26 July 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
England -23 50 £340 +0.74% 4
London -10 20 £438 +2.94%
South West +4 13 £213 -29.16%
North East -30 7 £300 +50.00% 2
Newcastle upon Tyne -33 7 £300 +50.00% 1
Tyne and Wear -40 7 £300 +50.00% 1
Bath - 6 £213 -
Bristol - 6 £340 -
Somerset - 6 £213 -
City of London +42 4 £488 +50.00%
South East +11 2 £350 +12.90% 1
West Yorkshire +5 2 - -
Liverpool -3 2 £350 +3.70%
Merseyside -3 2 £350 +3.70%
Yorkshire -3 2 - -
North West -11 2 £350 -16.41%
West Midlands -30 2 £558 -
Docklands, London - 2 - -
East of England +19 1 £463 -0.53% 1
East Midlands +1 1 £338 +12.50%
Leeds -1 1 - -
Berkshire -2 1 £425 +36.00%
Scotland -3 1 £295 -
Suffolk - 1 £463 -
Edinburgh - 1 £295 -
Wales - 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 £275 -
Newport - 1 - -
Gloucestershire - 1 - -
South Wales - 1 - -

Functional Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 featuring Functional Analyst in the job title.

1 39 (41.49%) Finance
2 36 (38.30%) Functional Testing
3 25 (26.60%) Oracle
4 19 (20.21%) SQL
5 18 (19.15%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (18.09%) Security Cleared
6 17 (18.09%) CRM
7 16 (17.02%) MS Excel
7 16 (17.02%) User Acceptance Testing
8 15 (15.96%) SC Cleared
9 12 (12.77%) Oracle Receivables
9 12 (12.77%) MS Visio
9 12 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (12.77%) Oracle EBS
10 11 (11.70%) Oracle Payables
11 10 (10.64%) MS PowerPoint
11 10 (10.64%) Microsoft
12 9 (9.57%) Migration
12 9 (9.57%) Business Analysis
12 9 (9.57%) Oracle EBS R12
13 8 (8.51%) Oracle General Ledger
13 8 (8.51%) Cash Management
13 8 (8.51%) WebCenter
13 8 (8.51%) Dynamics CRM
13 8 (8.51%) Oracle Assets
13 8 (8.51%) General Ledger
13 8 (8.51%) MS Project
13 8 (8.51%) SAP
14 7 (7.45%) MS Office
14 7 (7.45%) PL/SQL

Functional Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.19%) Oracle Workflow
1 3 (3.19%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.13%) SAP EP
3 1 (1.06%) CMS
3 1 (1.06%) Documentum
Applications
1 16 (17.02%) MS Excel
2 12 (12.77%) MS Visio
3 10 (10.64%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (8.51%) MS Project
5 7 (7.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (12.77%) Oracle EBS
1 12 (12.77%) Oracle Receivables
2 11 (11.70%) Oracle Payables
3 9 (9.57%) Oracle EBS R12
4 8 (8.51%) Dynamics CRM
4 8 (8.51%) Oracle Assets
4 8 (8.51%) Oracle General Ledger
5 7 (7.45%) Oracle Cash Management
5 7 (7.45%) Oracle Financials
5 7 (7.45%) Oracle iProcurement
6 5 (5.32%) Oracle 11i
7 4 (4.26%) Oracle Applications
8 3 (3.19%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 3 (3.19%) SAP CO
8 3 (3.19%) SAP FI
8 3 (3.19%) SAP FI/CO
9 2 (2.13%) Oracle HRMS
9 2 (2.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 1 (1.06%) Oracle ERP
10 1 (1.06%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.06%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.38%) Oracle Discoverer
2 5 (5.32%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.19%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (3.19%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 2 (2.13%) Data Mining
4 2 (2.13%) SAP BW
5 1 (1.06%) GIS
5 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.06%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.06%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 2 (2.13%) JIRA
1 2 (2.13%) Toad
2 1 (1.06%) HP UFT
2 1 (1.06%) LoadRunner
General
1 39 (41.49%) Finance
2 8 (8.51%) General Ledger
3 7 (7.45%) Banking
4 6 (6.38%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.13%) Dutch Language
5 2 (2.13%) French Language
5 2 (2.13%) Front Office
5 2 (2.13%) Legal
5 2 (2.13%) Marketing
5 2 (2.13%) Welsh Language
5 2 (2.13%) Wholesale Banking
6 1 (1.06%) Back Office
6 1 (1.06%) Billing
6 1 (1.06%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (1.06%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.06%) Law
6 1 (1.06%) Local Government
6 1 (1.06%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.51%) WebCenter
2 3 (3.19%) EDI
2 3 (3.19%) Middleware
3 1 (1.06%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (1.06%) SAP Basis
3 1 (1.06%) SAP PI
3 1 (1.06%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 18 (19.15%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.26%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.19%) Learning Management System
4 2 (2.13%) Equities
4 2 (2.13%) FMCG
4 2 (2.13%) User Experience
5 1 (1.06%) Economics
5 1 (1.06%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.06%) iPad
5 1 (1.06%) Life Science
5 1 (1.06%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.06%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.06%) Reinsurance
5 1 (1.06%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.06%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.26%) Unix
2 1 (1.06%) AIX
2 1 (1.06%) Linux
2 1 (1.06%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (38.30%) Functional Testing
2 17 (18.09%) CRM
3 16 (17.02%) User Acceptance Testing
4 12 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (9.57%) Business Analysis
5 9 (9.57%) Migration
6 8 (8.51%) Cash Management
7 7 (7.45%) ERP
7 7 (7.45%) Test Scripting
7 7 (7.45%) Waterfall
7 7 (7.45%) Workflow
8 6 (6.38%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (6.38%) Change Management
8 6 (6.38%) Logistics
8 6 (6.38%) Project Management
9 5 (5.32%) Data Migration
9 5 (5.32%) GAP Analysis
9 5 (5.32%) Process Improvement
9 5 (5.32%) Regression Testing
9 5 (5.32%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 19 (20.21%) SQL
2 7 (7.45%) PL/SQL
3 2 (2.13%) Java
4 1 (1.06%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 17 (18.09%) Security Cleared
2 15 (15.96%) SC Cleared
3 7 (7.45%) Degree
4 3 (3.19%) ISEB
5 2 (2.13%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.06%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (1.06%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (1.06%) MCTS
6 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.26%) QA
2 3 (3.19%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.13%) ISO20022
3 2 (2.13%) SEPA
4 1 (1.06%) GAAP
4 1 (1.06%) MiFID
4 1 (1.06%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (5.32%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (3.19%) Cisco IPCC
3 1 (1.06%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 25 (26.60%) Oracle
2 10 (10.64%) Microsoft
3 8 (8.51%) SAP
4 7 (7.45%) IBM
5 6 (6.38%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (5.32%) Pegasus
7 4 (4.26%) Fundtech
8 3 (3.19%) HP
9 1 (1.06%) Alias
9 1 (1.06%) Apple
9 1 (1.06%) Guidewire
9 1 (1.06%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (1.06%) Saba
9 1 (1.06%) Siebel
9 1 (1.06%) SimCorp
9 1 (1.06%) Sybase
9 1 (1.06%) Temenos
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Vesta Consulting
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