The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior 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 Senior Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Analyst
Rank 176 173 134
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -39
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 636 588 833
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.16% 1.15% 1.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.26% 1.24% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 430 407 551
Average daily rate
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£425 £432 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.62% +1.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £311 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £576 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £369
% change year-on-year
- +8.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 8 18
Average hourly rate £18.50 £23.50 £26.62
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.27% -11.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £23.35 £15.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.68 £40.00 £35.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £30.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-43.33% +76.47%
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50489 47277 53592
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.35% 92.50% 92.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 30654 27660 29863
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £567
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 2004 2139 2724
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

Senior Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Senior Analyst in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

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

Senior Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Senior Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Senior Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Senior Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Senior Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Senior Analyst
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Senior Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Senior 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 Senior Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 28 July 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 +6 585 £425 -3.95% 204
London -24 263 £450 -5.26% 74
South East +2 89 £350 -12.50% 26
South West +10 75 £438 +2.94% 16
City of London -10 74 £450 - 24
East Midlands +25 45 £475 +18.75% 12
Wiltshire +12 35 £454 +6.19% 5
East of England -17 35 £425 +6.25% 15
Swindon +17 34 £458 +7.19% 4
Scotland -31 32 £400 +10.34% 3
Berkshire +14 28 £350 -17.64% 5
North West +2 26 £400 +18.51% 30
Yorkshire -10 25 £350 -19.07% 21
Northamptonshire +10 23 £475 +11.17% 8
West Yorkshire -7 21 £375 -14.77% 13
West Midlands -6 19 £338 -10.00% 7
Edinburgh -22 19 £400 -5.88% 1
Manchester +4 18 £400 +18.51% 7
Leicestershire - 18 £525 -
Hertfordshire +11 15 £425 - 4
Leeds +5 15 £350 - 9
Bristol -14 15 £393 +9.79% 3
Leicester - 15 £525 -
Buckinghamshire 0 13 £275 -31.25% 5
Somerset -6 13 £305 - 5
Hampshire -14 13 £335 -13.54% 2
Slough +9 11 £350 - 2
Surrey -3 11 £400 -3.03% 7
Milton Keynes -1 10 £288 -28.12% 2
South Wales -18 9 £358 +5.14% 3

Senior Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Analyst in their job title.

1 454 (35.55%) Finance
2 259 (20.28%) SQL
3 253 (19.81%) Business Analysis
4 213 (16.68%) Banking
5 194 (15.19%) Stakeholder Management
6 150 (11.75%) Microsoft
7 120 (9.40%) Project Management
8 111 (8.69%) MS Excel
9 103 (8.07%) Oracle
9 103 (8.07%) Windows
10 102 (7.99%) UML
11 97 (7.60%) Data Analysis
12 93 (7.28%) ITIL
13 91 (7.13%) User Acceptance Testing
14 88 (6.89%) QA
15 85 (6.66%) Degree
16 83 (6.50%) Scrum
17 80 (6.26%) SQL Server
18 78 (6.11%) MS Visio
18 78 (6.11%) ISEB
19 76 (5.95%) Data Modelling
20 75 (5.87%) Test Scripting
21 72 (5.64%) Migration
22 71 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
23 70 (5.48%) Risk Management
24 67 (5.25%) NHS
25 66 (5.17%) CRM
26 65 (5.09%) Business Intelligence
26 65 (5.09%) MS Office
26 65 (5.09%) GAP Analysis

Senior Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 54 (4.23%) SAS
2 48 (3.76%) SharePoint
3 22 (1.72%) MS Exchange
4 20 (1.57%) WebSphere
5 17 (1.33%) Tomcat
6 16 (1.25%) CMS
7 13 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2010
8 12 (0.94%) IIS
9 10 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
10 8 (0.63%) WebSphere Application Server
10 8 (0.63%) WebLogic
10 8 (0.63%) CICS
10 8 (0.63%) Adobe CQ
11 7 (0.55%) MQSeries
11 7 (0.55%) Escenic
12 6 (0.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 5 (0.39%) ArcGIS
13 5 (0.39%) MS Project Server
13 5 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2007
14 4 (0.31%) Apache
Applications
1 111 (8.69%) MS Excel
2 78 (6.11%) MS Visio
3 65 (5.09%) MS Office
4 36 (2.82%) MS Project
5 29 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
6 11 (0.86%) SPSS
7 5 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.16%) Mingle
9 1 (0.078%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 7 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.39%) CA Clarity
3 4 (0.31%) LatentZero
4 3 (0.23%) Summit
4 3 (0.23%) Sophis RISQUE
4 3 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.23%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.16%) SAP HCM
5 2 (0.16%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (0.16%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.16%) Magento
5 2 (0.16%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.16%) Oracle Payroll
5 2 (0.16%) Maximo
5 2 (0.16%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.16%) SAP HR
5 2 (0.16%) Misys Midas
5 2 (0.16%) assyst
6 1 (0.078%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 1 (0.078%) MultiFonds
Cloud Services
1 6 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
1 6 (0.47%) IBM Blueworks
2 5 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.23%) Office 365
4 2 (0.16%) SaaS
5 1 (0.078%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 36 (2.82%) Firewall
2 18 (1.41%) Intranet
3 16 (1.25%) Internet
3 16 (1.25%) WAN
4 13 (1.02%) LAN
5 12 (0.94%) SAN
6 11 (0.86%) VPN
7 10 (0.78%) DNS
8 8 (0.63%) TCP/IP
8 8 (0.63%) MPLS
9 7 (0.55%) VoIP
10 5 (0.39%) Broadband
10 5 (0.39%) DHCP
10 5 (0.39%) FTP
10 5 (0.39%) Wireless
11 4 (0.31%) Intrusion Detection
11 4 (0.31%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (0.31%) Cisco Nexus
12 3 (0.23%) BIG-IP
12 3 (0.23%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (6.26%) SQL Server
2 42 (3.29%) Data Warehouse
3 38 (2.98%) Relational Database
4 29 (2.27%) Oracle Database
5 28 (2.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 25 (1.96%) Data Mining
7 23 (1.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 18 (1.41%) QlikView
9 17 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
10 16 (1.25%) Hadoop
11 15 (1.17%) Big Data
11 15 (1.17%) MS Access
12 12 (0.94%) SQL Server 2005
12 12 (0.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 11 (0.86%) DB2
14 10 (0.78%) MySQL
14 10 (0.78%) Oracle Database 11g
15 9 (0.70%) Base SAS
15 9 (0.70%) RDBMS
15 9 (0.70%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 47 (3.68%) Team Foundation Server
2 42 (3.29%) Selenium
3 32 (2.51%) Visual Studio
4 14 (1.10%) Cucumber
5 13 (1.02%) JIRA
6 11 (0.86%) FitNesse
6 11 (0.86%) QuickTest Pro
7 10 (0.78%) TeamCity
7 10 (0.78%) WebDriver
7 10 (0.78%) SpecFlow
8 8 (0.63%) Jenkins
9 5 (0.39%) TestDirector
9 5 (0.39%) Bugzilla
10 4 (0.31%) JUnit
10 4 (0.31%) Rational Rose
10 4 (0.31%) WATIR
10 4 (0.31%) TestNG
10 4 (0.31%) Subversion
10 4 (0.31%) Maven
10 4 (0.31%) Hudson
General
1 454 (35.55%) Finance
2 213 (16.68%) Banking
3 62 (4.86%) Investment Banking
3 62 (4.86%) Front Office
4 61 (4.78%) Retail
5 48 (3.76%) Marketing
6 47 (3.68%) Telecoms
7 34 (2.66%) Retail Banking
8 28 (2.19%) Legal
9 25 (1.96%) Advertising
10 24 (1.88%) Back Office
11 16 (1.25%) Billing
12 15 (1.17%) Financial Institution
13 13 (1.02%) Publishing
14 12 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
15 9 (0.70%) Manufacturing
16 8 (0.63%) Corporate Banking
17 6 (0.47%) Law
18 5 (0.39%) Automotive
19 4 (0.31%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (4.07%) .NET
2 28 (2.19%) XML
3 23 (1.80%) Web Services
4 21 (1.64%) HTML
5 19 (1.49%) CSS
6 15 (1.17%) J2EE
7 12 (0.94%) Spring
7 12 (0.94%) Gherkin
8 11 (0.86%) jQuery
9 10 (0.78%) JSF
9 10 (0.78%) Ajax
10 9 (0.70%) ASP.NET
10 9 (0.70%) WCF
11 8 (0.63%) HTML5
11 8 (0.63%) .NET Framework
11 8 (0.63%) Hibernate
12 7 (0.55%) Struts
12 7 (0.55%) Java RMI
12 7 (0.55%) Ruby on Rails
12 7 (0.55%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 67 (5.25%) NHS
2 59 (4.62%) Management Information System
3 34 (2.66%) Derivative
4 26 (2.04%) Fixed Income
5 23 (1.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 23 (1.80%) Credit Risk
6 22 (1.72%) Equities
7 16 (1.25%) SWIFT
8 14 (1.10%) Market Risk
8 14 (1.10%) Statistics
9 13 (1.02%) Mainframe
10 11 (0.86%) GIS
10 11 (0.86%) AS400
11 10 (0.78%) Reference Data
11 10 (0.78%) Mathematics
11 10 (0.78%) Mobile App
11 10 (0.78%) Open Source
12 9 (0.70%) Data Protection Act
12 9 (0.70%) Computer Science
12 9 (0.70%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 103 (8.07%) Windows
2 45 (3.52%) UNIX
3 37 (2.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 31 (2.43%) Windows 7
5 29 (2.27%) Linux
6 26 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (1.25%) Windows XP
8 14 (1.10%) Solaris
9 13 (1.02%) Apple iOS
10 12 (0.94%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (0.70%) Windows 8
12 8 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 6 (0.47%) Windows Vista
13 6 (0.47%) Android
13 6 (0.47%) AIX
14 4 (0.31%) VMS
14 4 (0.31%) Ubuntu
15 3 (0.23%) MVS
16 2 (0.16%) Oracle Linux
16 2 (0.16%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 253 (19.81%) Business Analysis
2 194 (15.19%) Stakeholder Management
3 120 (9.40%) Project Management
4 102 (7.99%) UML
5 97 (7.60%) Data Analysis
6 93 (7.28%) ITIL
7 91 (7.13%) User Acceptance Testing
8 83 (6.50%) Scrum
9 76 (5.95%) Data Modelling
10 75 (5.87%) Test Scripting
11 72 (5.64%) Migration
12 71 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
13 70 (5.48%) Risk Management
14 66 (5.17%) CRM
15 65 (5.09%) Business Intelligence
15 65 (5.09%) GAP Analysis
16 64 (5.01%) Use Case
17 61 (4.78%) Change Management
18 60 (4.70%) Requirements Analysis
19 53 (4.15%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 259 (20.28%) SQL
2 58 (4.54%) Java
3 50 (3.92%) C#
4 27 (2.11%) VBA
5 19 (1.49%) JavaScript
6 17 (1.33%) T-SQL
7 16 (1.25%) PowerShell
8 15 (1.17%) Ruby
8 15 (1.17%) PL/SQL
9 14 (1.10%) VB
10 9 (0.70%) Perl
11 8 (0.63%) VBScript
11 8 (0.63%) Korn
11 8 (0.63%) Scala
11 8 (0.63%) Bash Shell
12 6 (0.47%) Python
13 5 (0.39%) C++
13 5 (0.39%) R
14 4 (0.31%) VB6
14 4 (0.31%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 85 (6.66%) Degree
2 78 (6.11%) ISEB
3 46 (3.60%) Security Cleared
4 38 (2.98%) SC Cleared
5 35 (2.74%) ISTQB
6 32 (2.51%) CISSP
7 21 (1.64%) CISM
8 20 (1.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 13 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
10 11 (0.86%) MCSE
11 10 (0.78%) CIMA
12 9 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 9 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
13 8 (0.63%) ACCA
14 7 (0.55%) CISA
14 7 (0.55%) Cisco Certification
15 6 (0.47%) PMI Certification
15 6 (0.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 6 (0.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 5 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (6.89%) QA
2 22 (1.72%) Basel III
3 17 (1.33%) Solvency II
4 16 (1.25%) SLA
4 16 (1.25%) Basel II
5 12 (0.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 12 (0.94%) FATCA
6 11 (0.86%) PCI DSS
7 9 (0.70%) FINREP
8 8 (0.63%) EMIR
8 8 (0.63%) Dodd-Frank
8 8 (0.63%) COREP
9 6 (0.47%) Data Quality
9 6 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 5 (0.39%) ISO 8583
11 4 (0.31%) CDISC
11 4 (0.31%) AIFMD
12 3 (0.23%) UCITS
12 3 (0.23%) MiFID
13 2 (0.16%) P3O
System Software
1 58 (4.54%) Active Directory
2 23 (1.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (0.78%) VMware ESX
4 8 (0.63%) XenApp
5 7 (0.55%) vSphere
6 4 (0.31%) Forefront TMG
6 4 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (0.31%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.23%) Xen
7 3 (0.23%) NLBS
7 3 (0.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (0.23%) NFS
8 2 (0.16%) RHEV
8 2 (0.16%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.078%) DFS Replication
9 1 (0.078%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.078%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (0.078%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 27 (2.11%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (0.86%) SCCM
3 4 (0.31%) Capistrano
3 4 (0.31%) Puppet
3 4 (0.31%) HAProxy
4 3 (0.23%) SCOM
4 3 (0.23%) HP Data Protector
4 3 (0.23%) ARCserve
4 3 (0.23%) NetBackup
4 3 (0.23%) WSUS
5 2 (0.16%) OpenView
5 2 (0.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.078%) Control-M
6 1 (0.078%) CiscoWorks
6 1 (0.078%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.078%) Tivoli Identity Manager
6 1 (0.078%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.078%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 1 (0.078%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.078%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 150 (11.75%) Microsoft
2 103 (8.07%) Oracle
3 44 (3.45%) VMware
4 36 (2.82%) SAP
5 33 (2.58%) HP
6 31 (2.43%) IBM
7 26 (2.04%) Cisco
8 25 (1.96%) Citrix
9 21 (1.64%) Siebel
10 20 (1.57%) CheckPoint
11 18 (1.41%) Business Objects
12 17 (1.33%) Teradata
13 16 (1.25%) Tableau
14 14 (1.10%) Cyber-Ark
14 14 (1.10%) Salesforce.com
15 13 (1.02%) Remedy
16 12 (0.94%) Cognos
17 11 (0.86%) PeopleSoft
18 10 (0.78%) Gemalto
19 9 (0.70%) JBoss
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