The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Junior Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior Analyst
Rank 560 567 535
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -32
Contract jobs requiring a Junior Analyst 88 60 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.11% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.12% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 34 56
Median daily rate £250 £190 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.40% -22.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £88 £136
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £307 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £175 £188 £250
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 6
Median hourly rate £15.00 £13.25 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% -17.18%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -6.89%

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
50931 51412 49753
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.74% 94.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 33245 31720 30748
Median daily rate £425 £400 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1466 2048 2093
Median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.57 £40.15 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

Junior Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Junior Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Junior Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

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

Junior Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Junior Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Junior Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

Junior Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Junior Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Junior Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Junior 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 Junior Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 26 May 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 +28 83 £250 +31.40% 34
London +19 44 £281 +25.00% 9
South East -7 15 £125 -23.19% 9
City of London +48 12 £288 +27.77% 1
West Midlands - 7 £125 - 2
Yorkshire +11 5 £218 +11.53% 1
Berkshire -8 5 £120 -41.81% 1
North West -27 5 £65 -25.71% 4
Hampshire - 5 £275 - 1
West Yorkshire +1 4 £218 -27.50%
Scotland -23 4 - - 4
South West -7 3 £275 +46.66% 3
Edinburgh -10 3 - -
Eastleigh - 3 - -
Birmingham - 3 £125 -
Reading -4 2 £219 -12.50% 1
Manchester -12 2 - - 2
West Sussex -27 2 £125 -7.40% 1
Slough - 2 £120 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £238 -
Horsham - 2 £125 -
Tyne and Wear - 2 £238 - 1
North East - 2 £238 - 1
East of England +12 1 - - 4
East Midlands +10 1 £325 - 1
Maidenhead +1 1 - -
Leeds 0 1 - -
Glasgow -6 1 - - 3
South Yorkshire -6 1 - -
Liverpool -7 1 £65 -

Junior Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, Junior 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 Junior Analyst in the job title.

1 41 (23.56%) Finance
2 35 (20.11%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (13.79%) SQL
4 23 (13.22%) Project Management
5 21 (12.07%) MS Excel
6 20 (11.49%) Microsoft
6 20 (11.49%) Banking
7 19 (10.92%) Degree
8 17 (9.77%) Windows
9 16 (9.20%) Business Analysis
10 13 (7.47%) Data Analysis
11 12 (6.90%) PRINCE2
11 12 (6.90%) MS Office
12 10 (5.75%) SAP
12 10 (5.75%) Business Intelligence
12 10 (5.75%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (5.75%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (5.17%) SQL Server
13 9 (5.17%) Analytics
13 9 (5.17%) Mathematics
13 9 (5.17%) Spreadsheet
14 8 (4.60%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 8 (4.60%) SharePoint
15 7 (4.02%) Legal
15 7 (4.02%) Firewall
15 7 (4.02%) MS PowerPoint
15 7 (4.02%) Marketing
15 7 (4.02%) SDLC
16 6 (3.45%) HP Quality Center
16 6 (3.45%) Scrum

Junior 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 8 (4.60%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.30%) Confluence
3 2 (1.15%) SAS
4 1 (0.57%) Apache
4 1 (0.57%) CMS
4 1 (0.57%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (0.57%) IIS
4 1 (0.57%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.57%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.57%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 21 (12.07%) MS Excel
2 12 (6.90%) MS Office
3 9 (5.17%) Spreadsheet
4 7 (4.02%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (2.30%) MS Visio
6 2 (1.15%) MS Project
7 1 (0.57%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (1.72%) FastStats
2 2 (1.15%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.57%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.57%) SAP PP
3 1 (0.57%) SAP SCM
3 1 (0.57%) Summit
3 1 (0.57%) SunGard GMI
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.15%) AdWords
1 2 (1.15%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.57%) SaaS
2 1 (0.57%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.02%) Firewall
2 4 (2.30%) WAN
3 3 (1.72%) LAN
4 2 (1.15%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.15%) VLAN
4 2 (1.15%) VoIP
5 1 (0.57%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.57%) DHCP
5 1 (0.57%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (0.57%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.17%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.87%) Relational Database
3 4 (2.30%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (2.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (1.15%) Data Mining
5 2 (1.15%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.57%) Big Data
6 1 (0.57%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.57%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.57%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.57%) OLAP
6 1 (0.57%) OLTP
6 1 (0.57%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 4 (2.30%) JIRA
2 2 (1.15%) Mercurial
2 2 (1.15%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (1.15%) TeamCity
2 2 (1.15%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.15%) YouTrack
3 1 (0.57%) HP UFT
3 1 (0.57%) Introscope
General
1 41 (23.56%) Finance
2 20 (11.49%) Banking
3 7 (4.02%) Legal
3 7 (4.02%) Marketing
4 6 (3.45%) Retail
5 5 (2.87%) Law
6 4 (2.30%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.72%) Advertising
7 3 (1.72%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.72%) Publishing
7 3 (1.72%) Retail Banking
8 2 (1.15%) Local Government
8 2 (1.15%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.57%) Automotive
9 1 (0.57%) Back Office
9 1 (0.57%) Electronics
9 1 (0.57%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.57%) French Language
9 1 (0.57%) Front Office
9 1 (0.57%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.87%) .NET
2 3 (1.72%) CSS
2 3 (1.72%) HTML
3 2 (1.15%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.15%) EDI
3 2 (1.15%) jQuery
3 2 (1.15%) Web Services
4 1 (0.57%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.57%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (0.57%) JSON
4 1 (0.57%) REST
4 1 (0.57%) SailPoint
4 1 (0.57%) XML
4 1 (0.57%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 35 (20.11%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.17%) Mathematics
3 4 (2.30%) Computer Science
3 4 (2.30%) Data Centre
3 4 (2.30%) Data Protection Act
3 4 (2.30%) Management Information System
3 4 (2.30%) Wiki
4 3 (1.72%) Data Extraction
4 3 (1.72%) Derivative
4 3 (1.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (1.72%) NHS
4 3 (1.72%) Social Media
5 2 (1.15%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (1.15%) Equities
5 2 (1.15%) Fixed Income
5 2 (1.15%) Physics
5 2 (1.15%) Security Operations Centre
5 2 (1.15%) Statistics
6 1 (0.57%) Fintech
6 1 (0.57%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 17 (9.77%) Windows
2 6 (3.45%) Linux
3 5 (2.87%) Unix
4 3 (1.72%) Windows 10
5 2 (1.15%) Solaris
6 1 (0.57%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.57%) SUSE
6 1 (0.57%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.57%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (13.22%) Project Management
2 16 (9.20%) Business Analysis
3 13 (7.47%) Data Analysis
4 12 (6.90%) PRINCE2
5 10 (5.75%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (5.75%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (5.75%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (5.17%) Analytics
7 8 (4.60%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 7 (4.02%) SDLC
9 6 (3.45%) Data Management
9 6 (3.45%) Scrum
9 6 (3.45%) Validation
10 5 (2.87%) Change Management
10 5 (2.87%) Data Protection
11 4 (2.30%) Change Control
11 4 (2.30%) Data Cleansing
11 4 (2.30%) Test Scripting
11 4 (2.30%) Time Management
11 4 (2.30%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 24 (13.79%) SQL
2 6 (3.45%) Java
3 5 (2.87%) VBA
4 4 (2.30%) C#
4 4 (2.30%) Python
4 4 (2.30%) VB
5 2 (1.15%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.15%) R
6 1 (0.57%) Perl
6 1 (0.57%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.57%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.57%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 19 (10.92%) Degree
2 6 (3.45%) CISSP
3 4 (2.30%) CISM
4 3 (1.72%) CCNA
4 3 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (1.72%) ISEB
5 2 (1.15%) CCA
5 2 (1.15%) CEH
5 2 (1.15%) GCIA
5 2 (1.15%) GCIH
5 2 (1.15%) GIAC
5 2 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.57%) CBAP
6 1 (0.57%) CISA
6 1 (0.57%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.30%) QA
2 2 (1.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (1.15%) SLA
3 1 (0.57%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.57%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.57%) EMIR
System Software
1 4 (2.30%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.57%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (3.45%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.15%) SCCM
3 1 (0.57%) CA Wily
3 1 (0.57%) Casper Suite
3 1 (0.57%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (0.57%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 20 (11.49%) Microsoft
2 10 (5.75%) SAP
3 4 (2.30%) Oracle
4 3 (1.72%) Apteco
4 3 (1.72%) Cisco
4 3 (1.72%) F5
4 3 (1.72%) HP
5 2 (1.15%) Citrix
5 2 (1.15%) Fortinet
5 2 (1.15%) Google
5 2 (1.15%) Juniper
5 2 (1.15%) Reuters
5 2 (1.15%) Tableau
5 2 (1.15%) WatchGuard
6 1 (0.57%) Adobe
6 1 (0.57%) Baan
6 1 (0.57%) CA
6 1 (0.57%) Murex
6 1 (0.57%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.57%) SunGard
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