The table below looks at the statistics for the Functional Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Functional Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Functional Analyst
Rank 113 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Functional Analyst 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.041% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£145 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £290 £300
% change year-on-year
-0.86% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Functional Analyst
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. 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
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2197 1867 1986
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 90.97% 91.70% 93.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1211 993 925
Average daily rate £350 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 171 147 191
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -24.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.28 £10.00 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £30.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -8.57%

Functional Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Functional Analyst in the job title across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Functional Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Functional Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Functional Analyst across the West Midlands region.

Functional Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Functional Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Functional Analyst across the West Midlands region.

Functional Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Functional Analyst
Top 14 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Functional 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 Functional Analyst in their job title.

1 1 (33.33%) Retail
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Retail
1 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
1 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Resilience Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) SAP
1 1 (33.33%) SAP SD

Functional Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Functional 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 Functional Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SAP SD
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Retail
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
1 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Resilience Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) SAP