The median contractor rate for a Analyst was £478 per day in advertised job vacancies in Canary Wharf during the 3 months to 30 March 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
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 6 6
Rank change year-on-year -6 0  
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 15 22 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 11.45% 17.32% 16.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.40% 18.80% 18.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 13 13
Median daily rate £478 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.35% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £350 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £560 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £29.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £14.60 £14.50
% change year-on-year +2.73% +0.68%  

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 121 117 111
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 92.37% 92.13% 92.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 95 68
Median daily rate £550 £480 £510
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.58% -5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £675 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £29.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -7.89% +11.76%  

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 30 March 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 30 March 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 22 (59.46%) Finance
2 19 (51.35%) Banking
3 14 (37.84%) SQL
4 10 (27.03%) Investment Banking
5 7 (18.92%) Degree
6 6 (16.22%) Business Analysis
6 6 (16.22%) DB2
6 6 (16.22%) ITIL
6 6 (16.22%) Front Office
7 5 (13.51%) Project Management
7 5 (13.51%) Unix
7 5 (13.51%) Sybase
7 5 (13.51%) Data Modelling
7 5 (13.51%) MS PowerPoint
7 5 (13.51%) Derivative
7 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (10.81%) Logical Data Model
8 4 (10.81%) Analytics
8 4 (10.81%) Security Operations
8 4 (10.81%) Security Operations Centre
8 4 (10.81%) MiFID
8 4 (10.81%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (10.81%) Windows
8 4 (10.81%) MS Office
9 3 (8.11%) Validation
9 3 (8.11%) MS Visio
9 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
9 3 (8.11%) Information Security
9 3 (8.11%) Release Management

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 1 (2.70%) Apache Pig
1 1 (2.70%) SAS
1 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (10.81%) MS Office
3 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
3 3 (8.11%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.70%) MS Project
4 1 (2.70%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Eikon
1 1 (2.70%) Eloqua
1 1 (2.70%) FastStats
1 1 (2.70%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 1 (2.70%) SAP CRM
1 1 (2.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) SaaS
1 1 (2.70%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (5.41%) Network Security
2 2 (5.41%) TACACS
2 2 (5.41%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.70%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) DB2
2 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.70%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.70%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) ERwin
1 1 (2.70%) JIRA
1 1 (2.70%) PowerBuilder
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (2.70%) Toad
General
1 22 (59.46%) Finance
2 19 (51.35%) Banking
3 10 (27.03%) Investment Banking
4 6 (16.22%) Front Office
5 3 (8.11%) Retail
6 2 (5.41%) Marketing
7 1 (2.70%) German Language
7 1 (2.70%) Legal
7 1 (2.70%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (13.51%) Derivative
2 4 (10.81%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (5.41%) Fixed Income
3 2 (5.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (5.41%) iSeries
3 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.41%) Tandem
4 1 (2.70%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.70%) CMDB
4 1 (2.70%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.70%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.70%) Equities
4 1 (2.70%) Fintech
4 1 (2.70%) Market Risk
4 1 (2.70%) OTC Derivatives
4 1 (2.70%) Reference Data
4 1 (2.70%) Shadow IT
4 1 (2.70%) User Experience
4 1 (2.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.51%) Unix
2 4 (10.81%) Windows
3 2 (5.41%) OpenVMS
4 1 (2.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (16.22%) Business Analysis
1 6 (16.22%) ITIL
2 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (13.51%) Data Modelling
2 5 (13.51%) Project Management
3 4 (10.81%) Analytics
3 4 (10.81%) Logical Data Model
3 4 (10.81%) Security Operations
3 4 (10.81%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (8.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (8.11%) Information Security
4 3 (8.11%) Portfolio Management
4 3 (8.11%) Release Management
4 3 (8.11%) SIEM
4 3 (8.11%) Test Strategy
4 3 (8.11%) Use Case
4 3 (8.11%) Validation
5 2 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (5.41%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (5.41%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (37.84%) SQL
2 3 (8.11%) R
3 2 (5.41%) C#
3 2 (5.41%) Java
3 2 (5.41%) Python
4 1 (2.70%) MATLAB
4 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (18.92%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.70%) PMP
2 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) MiFID
2 2 (5.41%) EMIR
2 2 (5.41%) FATCA
2 2 (5.41%) PMO
2 2 (5.41%) QA
3 1 (2.70%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) RACF
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (13.51%) Sybase
2 2 (5.41%) HP
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.41%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.70%) Apteco
3 1 (2.70%) Bloomberg
3 1 (2.70%) FactSet
3 1 (2.70%) Fidessa
3 1 (2.70%) Informatica
3 1 (2.70%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle
3 1 (2.70%) Reuters
3 1 (2.70%) SAP
3 1 (2.70%) ServiceNow
3 1 (2.70%) Tableau