The median contractor rate for an Analyst was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in Canary Wharf during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Analyst
London / Canary Wharf
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 5 4
Rank change year-on-year -3 -1  
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 16 26 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 14.68% 20.97% 16.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.24% 21.49% 17.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 21 16
Median daily rate £450 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -3.03%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £397 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £438 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +3.57% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.53 £14.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year +0.20% +3.57%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Canary Wharf
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 105 121 155
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 96.33% 97.58% 93.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 83 109
Median daily rate £575 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.05% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Median hourly rate £15.00 £27.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.45% +120.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.14
% change year-on-year +0.28% +8.11%  

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Canary Wharf that featured Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Canary Wharf

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Analyst in Canary Wharf.

Contractor daily rate trend for Analyst in Canary Wharf

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Canary Wharf over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analyst in Canary Wharf

Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analyst in Canary Wharf

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, 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 across the Canary Wharf region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 21 (67.74%) Finance
2 13 (41.94%) Analytics
3 10 (32.26%) SQL
3 10 (32.26%) Banking
3 10 (32.26%) Business Analysis
4 8 (25.81%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (22.58%) Marketing
6 6 (19.35%) R
7 5 (16.13%) Coaching
7 5 (16.13%) Cybersecurity
7 5 (16.13%) Security Operations
7 5 (16.13%) Security Operations Centre
7 5 (16.13%) Investment Banking
7 5 (16.13%) Degree
7 5 (16.13%) Use Case
7 5 (16.13%) ITIL
7 5 (16.13%) SharePoint
7 5 (16.13%) Scrum
8 4 (12.90%) Front Office
8 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (12.90%) Legal
8 4 (12.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 4 (12.90%) Python
8 4 (12.90%) Unix
8 4 (12.90%) Kanban
8 4 (12.90%) Web Development
8 4 (12.90%) Information Security
8 4 (12.90%) Translating Business Requirements
8 4 (12.90%) Social Media

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 5 (16.13%) SharePoint
2 3 (9.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 3 (9.68%) Apache Pig
2 3 (9.68%) CMS
3 2 (6.45%) SAS
3 2 (6.45%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (6.45%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.23%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Eloqua
1 2 (6.45%) FastStats
2 1 (3.23%) Eikon
2 1 (3.23%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (3.23%) SAP CRM
2 1 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (3.23%) Firewall
2 1 (3.23%) Intranet
2 1 (3.23%) Network Security
2 1 (3.23%) TACACS
2 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) DB2
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.23%) InterSystems Cache
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (3.23%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (3.23%) ERwin
2 1 (3.23%) PowerBuilder
2 1 (3.23%) Toad
General
1 21 (67.74%) Finance
2 10 (32.26%) Banking
3 7 (22.58%) Marketing
4 5 (16.13%) Investment Banking
5 4 (12.90%) Front Office
5 4 (12.90%) Legal
6 2 (6.45%) Back Office
6 2 (6.45%) Publishing
7 1 (3.23%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) JMS
1 1 (3.23%) Protocol Buffers
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (16.13%) Security Operations Centre
3 4 (12.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (12.90%) Mobile App
3 4 (12.90%) Social Media
4 3 (9.68%) Derivative
4 3 (9.68%) Shadow IT
5 2 (6.45%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (6.45%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (6.45%) Fixed Income
5 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
6 1 (3.23%) Algorithms
6 1 (3.23%) Equities
6 1 (3.23%) iSeries
6 1 (3.23%) OTC Derivatives
6 1 (3.23%) Reference Data
6 1 (3.23%) Tandem
6 1 (3.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Unix
2 3 (9.68%) Windows
3 1 (3.23%) Linux
3 1 (3.23%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) Analytics
2 10 (32.26%) Business Analysis
3 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (16.13%) Coaching
4 5 (16.13%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (16.13%) ITIL
4 5 (16.13%) Scrum
4 5 (16.13%) Security Operations
4 5 (16.13%) Use Case
5 4 (12.90%) Information Security
5 4 (12.90%) Kanban
5 4 (12.90%) Mobile Application Development
5 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (12.90%) Translating Business Requirements
5 4 (12.90%) User Stories
5 4 (12.90%) Web Development
6 3 (9.68%) Content Management
6 3 (9.68%) Data Analysis
6 3 (9.68%) GAP Analysis
6 3 (9.68%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 10 (32.26%) SQL
2 6 (19.35%) R
3 4 (12.90%) Python
4 3 (9.68%) Java
5 2 (6.45%) C#
6 1 (3.23%) Groovy
6 1 (3.23%) MATLAB
6 1 (3.23%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) Data Quality
1 3 (9.68%) MiFID
2 2 (6.45%) EMIR
2 2 (6.45%) FATCA
2 2 (6.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (6.45%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) RACF
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) MOM
Vendors
1 3 (9.68%) Adobe
1 3 (9.68%) ServiceNow
1 3 (9.68%) Tableau
2 2 (6.45%) Apteco
2 2 (6.45%) ArcSight
2 2 (6.45%) Bloomberg
2 2 (6.45%) GoldenSource
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle
2 2 (6.45%) Reuters
2 2 (6.45%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (6.45%) Splunk
2 2 (6.45%) Sybase
3 1 (3.23%) FactSet
3 1 (3.23%) Fidessa
3 1 (3.23%) Google
3 1 (3.23%) Informatica
3 1 (3.23%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (3.23%) SAP
3 1 (3.23%) Solace