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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Functional Analyst
UK
Rank 533 575 507
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -68
Contract jobs requiring a Functional Analyst 58 43 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.085% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.089% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 31 54
Median daily rate £450 £338 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £210 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £338 £375
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -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 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
42377 48205 48154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.74% 94.76% 94.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 27593 30644 30320
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £585 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1495 1752 1913
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.12 £10.61 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.08
% change year-on-year
- +8.83%

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 19 January 2017.

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 29 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 19 January 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
England +52 52 £450 +33.33% 5
London +25 19 £400 -31.91% 1
East of England +17 13 £450 +7.14% 1
Essex - 13 £450 -
Basildon - 13 £450 -
Scotland +32 6 £325 +44.44%
Leeds +13 5 £700 +118.75%
Yorkshire +11 5 £700 +81.81%
West Yorkshire +9 5 £700 +81.81%
South West +21 4 £425 +78.94%
South East +18 4 £325 +51.16% 1
City of London -10 4 £411 -31.50%
Glasgow +11 3 £275 +22.22%
Swindon - 3 £425 -
Wiltshire - 3 £425 -
East Midlands +3 2 - - 1
Buckinghamshire - 2 - -
Edinburgh - 2 £350 -
Surrey +16 1 - -
West Sussex +4 1 £325 +47.72%
Northampton -10 1 - - 1
North East -13 1 - -
Northamptonshire -17 1 - - 1
Tyne and Wear -17 1 - -
Guildford - 1 - -
Milton Keynes - 1 - -
Jarrow - 1 - -
Bristol - 1 - -
Greenwich - 1 £420 -

Functional Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 featuring Functional Analyst in the job title.

1 37 (41.57%) SAP
2 31 (34.83%) Finance
3 26 (29.21%) User Acceptance Testing
4 23 (25.84%) Functional Testing
5 22 (24.72%) Oracle
6 19 (21.35%) Migration
6 19 (21.35%) Data Migration
7 17 (19.10%) Security Cleared
7 17 (19.10%) System Testing
8 14 (15.73%) CRM
9 12 (13.48%) Business Intelligence
9 12 (13.48%) SQL
10 11 (12.36%) ERP
10 11 (12.36%) Project Management
10 11 (12.36%) BC Cleared
10 11 (12.36%) Post-Production
11 10 (11.24%) Oracle Database
11 10 (11.24%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (11.24%) HP Quality Center
11 10 (11.24%) Unit Testing
11 10 (11.24%) Regression Testing
11 10 (11.24%) SAP BW
11 10 (11.24%) HP
11 10 (11.24%) Banking
12 9 (10.11%) Dynamics AX
12 9 (10.11%) SAP BPC
13 8 (8.99%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
13 8 (8.99%) ISTQB
13 8 (8.99%) SQL Server
14 7 (7.87%) ABAP

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 4 (4.49%) LiveCycle
2 2 (2.25%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.12%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (5.62%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.12%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (10.11%) Dynamics AX
1 9 (10.11%) SAP BPC
2 6 (6.74%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (5.62%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (5.62%) SAP CRM
4 4 (4.49%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (4.49%) SAP IS-U
4 4 (4.49%) SAP PS
5 3 (3.37%) Oracle Receivables
5 3 (3.37%) SAP FI
5 3 (3.37%) SAP MDM
5 3 (3.37%) Unit4 Business World
6 2 (2.25%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (2.25%) Oracle Assets
6 2 (2.25%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (2.25%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (2.25%) SAP CO
6 2 (2.25%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (2.25%) Temenos T24
7 1 (1.12%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.12%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.24%) Oracle Database
1 10 (11.24%) SAP BW
2 8 (8.99%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 8 (8.99%) SQL Server
3 6 (6.74%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (4.49%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (4.49%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (4.49%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (2.25%) Data Mining
5 2 (2.25%) DB2
6 1 (1.12%) Lumira
6 1 (1.12%) MS Access
6 1 (1.12%) MySQL
6 1 (1.12%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 5 (5.62%) HP UFT
2 4 (4.49%) eggPlant
2 4 (4.49%) JIRA
3 2 (2.25%) Appium
3 2 (2.25%) Selenium
4 1 (1.12%) NeoLoad
4 1 (1.12%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.12%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.12%) Visual Studio
General
1 31 (34.83%) Finance
2 10 (11.24%) Banking
3 5 (5.62%) Dutch Language
3 5 (5.62%) French Language
3 5 (5.62%) Legal
4 4 (4.49%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.37%) General Ledger
5 3 (3.37%) Investment Banking
5 3 (3.37%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.37%) Retail
6 2 (2.25%) Billing
6 2 (2.25%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.12%) Back Office
7 1 (1.12%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.37%) Web Services
2 1 (1.12%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (1.12%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.24%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.37%) Data Extraction
2 3 (3.37%) Data Structures
3 2 (2.25%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.12%) CMDB
4 1 (1.12%) FMCG
4 1 (1.12%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.62%) Windows
2 4 (4.49%) Mac OS
2 4 (4.49%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (29.21%) User Acceptance Testing
2 23 (25.84%) Functional Testing
3 19 (21.35%) Data Migration
3 19 (21.35%) Migration
4 17 (19.10%) System Testing
5 14 (15.73%) CRM
6 12 (13.48%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (12.36%) ERP
7 11 (12.36%) Post-Production
7 11 (12.36%) Project Management
8 10 (11.24%) Regression Testing
8 10 (11.24%) Unit Testing
9 7 (7.87%) ETL
9 7 (7.87%) Test Scripting
10 6 (6.74%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (5.62%) Business Analysis
11 5 (5.62%) Mentoring
11 5 (5.62%) System Integration Testing
11 5 (5.62%) Test Management
12 4 (4.49%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (13.48%) SQL
2 7 (7.87%) ABAP
3 4 (4.49%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.25%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.12%) C#
5 1 (1.12%) Java
5 1 (1.12%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (19.10%) Security Cleared
2 11 (12.36%) BC Cleared
3 8 (8.99%) ISTQB
4 7 (7.87%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 6 (6.74%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.12%) Degree
6 1 (1.12%) ISEB
6 1 (1.12%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.25%) QA
2 1 (1.12%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (4.49%) XenApp
1 4 (4.49%) XenDesktop
2 1 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (11.24%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (4.49%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 37 (41.57%) SAP
2 22 (24.72%) Oracle
3 10 (11.24%) HP
4 4 (4.49%) Adobe
4 4 (4.49%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (3.37%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.12%) Nimble Storage
6 1 (1.12%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.12%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.12%) Remedy
6 1 (1.12%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.12%) VMware
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