The table below looks at the statistics for the Solutions 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 Solutions Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solution Analyst
Rank 559 561 531
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -30
Contract jobs requiring a Solutions Analyst 33 9 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.061% 0.018% 0.062%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.066% 0.019% 0.066%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 6 22
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£500 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £270 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £600 £395
% change year-on-year
-38.33% +51.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £47.50
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
49935 47333 45284
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.07% 92.46% 92.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 31866 28484 25556
Average daily rate £400 £400 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2011 2083 2584
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.77 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Solutions Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Solutions Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Solutions Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

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

Solutions Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Solutions Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Solutions Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Solutions Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Solutions Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Solutions Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Solutions 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 Solutions Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 24 December 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 31 £500 +14.28% 5
London +31 21 £500 +17.64% 3
City of London +13 8 £500 +66.66% 3
South East -29 5 £375 -37.50%
Hampshire - 3 £384 -
Surrey -4 2 £375 -
Staines -4 2 £375 -
South Wales - 2 £500 - 1
Wales - 2 £500 - 1
West Midlands - 2 £365 - 2
East Midlands - 1 £345 -
North West - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 - -
Nottingham - - - -
Peterborough - - - -
Reading - - - -
Rugby - - - -
Southampton - - - -
Bath - - - -
Birmingham - - - - 1
Brighton - - - -
Cardiff - - - - 1
East Grinstead - - - -
Gatwick - - - -
Sunbury-on-Thames - - - -
Swindon - - - -
Warrington - - - -
Watford - - - -
Yeovil - - - -
Berkshire - - - -

Solutions Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Solutions 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 Solutions Analyst in their job title.

1 18 (25.00%) Degree
2 15 (20.83%) CRM
3 13 (18.06%) GAP Analysis
4 12 (16.67%) Siebel
5 11 (15.28%) Network Security
5 11 (15.28%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (15.28%) SC Cleared
5 11 (15.28%) Security Cleared
6 9 (12.50%) Migration
6 9 (12.50%) SQL
6 9 (12.50%) Change Management
7 8 (11.11%) Windows
7 8 (11.11%) ERP
7 8 (11.11%) SOA
7 8 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (11.11%) Finance
7 8 (11.11%) Oracle BI EE
8 7 (9.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 7 (9.72%) Telecoms
8 7 (9.72%) Business Continuity
8 7 (9.72%) Systems Analysis
8 7 (9.72%) OOP
8 7 (9.72%) OO
8 7 (9.72%) PeopleSoft
8 7 (9.72%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (9.72%) Internet
8 7 (9.72%) Middleware
8 7 (9.72%) FMCG
8 7 (9.72%) Data Architecture
8 7 (9.72%) Campaign Management

Solutions Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Solutions 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 Solutions Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.78%) SharePoint
1 2 (2.78%) Lync
2 1 (1.39%) Adobe CQ
2 1 (1.39%) CMS
2 1 (1.39%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.39%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.39%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (5.56%) IaaS
2 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (15.28%) Network Security
2 7 (9.72%) Internet
3 5 (6.94%) Firewall
4 4 (5.56%) LAN
4 4 (5.56%) WAN
5 2 (2.78%) SMS
5 2 (2.78%) Unified Communications
5 2 (2.78%) Intranet
6 1 (1.39%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.39%) IP Telephony
6 1 (1.39%) GGSN
6 1 (1.39%) SGSN
6 1 (1.39%) VoIP
6 1 (1.39%) PBX
6 1 (1.39%) SNMP
6 1 (1.39%) DNS
6 1 (1.39%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.11%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (2.78%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.78%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.39%) DB2
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.39%) Siebel EIM
3 1 (1.39%) Essbase
3 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.39%) Hyperion Smart View
Development Applications
1 1 (1.39%) ReSharper
1 1 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (11.11%) Finance
2 7 (9.72%) Telecoms
3 6 (8.33%) Retail
4 4 (5.56%) Local Government
4 4 (5.56%) Marketing
5 1 (1.39%) Billing
5 1 (1.39%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.72%) Middleware
2 5 (6.94%) .NET
3 2 (2.78%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.78%) JSON
4 1 (1.39%) WCF
4 1 (1.39%) jQuery
4 1 (1.39%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.39%) REST
4 1 (1.39%) Web Services
4 1 (1.39%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.72%) FMCG
2 5 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.78%) Learning Management System
4 2 (2.78%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.78%) Handset
4 2 (2.78%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.39%) EPoS
5 1 (1.39%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.39%) SWIFT
5 1 (1.39%) User Experience
5 1 (1.39%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.11%) Windows
2 5 (6.94%) UNIX
3 4 (5.56%) Windows XP
3 4 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (5.56%) Windows 7
4 3 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (20.83%) CRM
2 13 (18.06%) GAP Analysis
3 11 (15.28%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (12.50%) Migration
4 9 (12.50%) Change Management
5 8 (11.11%) SOA
5 8 (11.11%) ERP
5 8 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (9.72%) Business Continuity
6 7 (9.72%) OOP
6 7 (9.72%) OO
6 7 (9.72%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (9.72%) Systems Analysis
6 7 (9.72%) Data Architecture
6 7 (9.72%) Campaign Management
7 5 (6.94%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (6.94%) Network Architecture
7 5 (6.94%) ITIL
8 4 (5.56%) E-Commerce
8 4 (5.56%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (1.39%) VB.NET
2 1 (1.39%) C#
2 1 (1.39%) Perl
Qualifications
1 18 (25.00%) Degree
2 11 (15.28%) SC Cleared
2 11 (15.28%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.39%) ISEB
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.39%) ACCA
3 1 (1.39%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.39%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (16.67%) Siebel
2 7 (9.72%) PeopleSoft
2 7 (9.72%) Neolane
3 5 (6.94%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.56%) Oracle
4 4 (5.56%) Cisco
4 4 (5.56%) VMware
5 3 (4.17%) Motorola
6 2 (2.78%) Remedy
7 1 (1.39%) NetCracker
7 1 (1.39%) Comptel
7 1 (1.39%) hybris
7 1 (1.39%) Adobe
7 1 (1.39%) HP
7 1 (1.39%) Hyperion
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