Period
to 12 November 2018

The median contractor rate for a Senior Analyst was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 12 November 2018.

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.

Senior Analyst
Central London > City of London
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 216 152 145
Rank change year-on-year -64 -7 0
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 41 95 104
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.59% 1.35% 1.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 1.43% 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 86 88
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +15.61%
10th Percentile £367 £313 £302
90th Percentile £670 £675 £641
Central London median daily rate £500 £488 £475
% change year-on-year +2.56% +2.63% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
City of London median hourly rate - £44.75 -
Central London median hourly rate - £35.50 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
City of London
Contract vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 6,631 6,649 6,370
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.29% 94.67% 95.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,262 5,253 5,069
City of London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £310 £313 £310
90th Percentile £675 £675 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £470
% change year-on-year - +6.38% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 95 77
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £17.00 £17.17
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -0.96% -4.64%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.35 £11.40
90th Percentile £26.70 £29.18 £42.90
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.05 £17.00
% change year-on-year +3.60% +6.18% -5.56%

Senior Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured Senior Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Analyst in the City of London

Senior Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Senior Analyst in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Analyst in the City of London

Senior Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Analyst in the City of London over the 6 months to 12 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior Analyst in the City of London

Senior Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Senior Analyst in the City of London

Senior Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Analyst within the City of London region over the 6 months to 12 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Moorgate - 1 £500 -
Senior Analyst
Central London

Senior Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 12 November 2018, Senior Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region featuring Senior Analyst in the job title.

1 18 (43.90%) Finance
2 16 (39.02%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (19.51%) SQL
3 8 (19.51%) Scrum
3 8 (19.51%) Degree
4 7 (17.07%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (17.07%) Fixed Income
4 7 (17.07%) TDD
4 7 (17.07%) C#
4 7 (17.07%) Java
4 7 (17.07%) Front Office
4 7 (17.07%) Microservices
5 6 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (14.63%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (14.63%) SQL Server
5 6 (14.63%) Banking
5 6 (14.63%) User Stories
6 5 (12.20%) BDD
6 5 (12.20%) QA
6 5 (12.20%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Office
7 4 (9.76%) VBA
7 4 (9.76%) Data Analysis
7 4 (9.76%) Test Automation
7 4 (9.76%) Visualisation
7 4 (9.76%) Derivative
7 4 (9.76%) DevOps
7 4 (9.76%) Java 8
7 4 (9.76%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (7.32%) System Integration Testing

Senior Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 (2.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (2.44%) Alfresco
1 1 (2.44%) CMS
1 1 (2.44%) Confluence
1 1 (2.44%) Documentum
1 1 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (2.44%) FileNet
1 1 (2.44%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.44%) OnBase
1 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (2.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (2.44%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.44%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.88%) GitHub
3 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.44%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) NetScaler
1 1 (2.44%) VPN
1 1 (2.44%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.63%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.32%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.88%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (4.88%) CouchDB
3 2 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (4.88%) Redis
4 1 (2.44%) Amazon Athena
4 1 (2.44%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (2.44%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.44%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 1 (2.44%) DB2
4 1 (2.44%) MS Access
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) JIRA
2 2 (4.88%) Cucumber
2 2 (4.88%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.88%) Mocha
2 2 (4.88%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (4.88%) Selenium
2 2 (4.88%) SpecFlow
2 2 (4.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.88%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (2.44%) AdminStudio
3 1 (2.44%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.44%) JMeter
3 1 (2.44%) LoadRunner
3 1 (2.44%) SoapUI
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (2.44%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.44%) Zephyr
General
1 18 (43.90%) Finance
2 7 (17.07%) Front Office
3 6 (14.63%) Banking
4 2 (4.88%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.44%) General Ledger
5 1 (2.44%) Law
5 1 (2.44%) Legal
5 1 (2.44%) Marketing
5 1 (2.44%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.32%) .NET
1 3 (7.32%) Kafka
1 3 (7.32%) RESTful
2 2 (4.88%) .NET Core
2 2 (4.88%) CSS
2 2 (4.88%) Enzyme
2 2 (4.88%) HTML
2 2 (4.88%) HTML5
2 2 (4.88%) Jest
2 2 (4.88%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (4.88%) Redux
2 2 (4.88%) Web Services
2 2 (4.88%) XML
3 1 (2.44%) IDoc
3 1 (2.44%) Middleware
3 1 (2.44%) SOAP
3 1 (2.44%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) Fixed Income
2 6 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (9.76%) Derivative
3 4 (9.76%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.88%) Tandem
4 2 (4.88%) User Experience
5 1 (2.44%) Credit Risk
5 1 (2.44%) Fintech
5 1 (2.44%) Hedge funds
5 1 (2.44%) Market Risk
5 1 (2.44%) NHS
5 1 (2.44%) RSA SecurID
5 1 (2.44%) SWIFT
5 1 (2.44%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.88%) Windows
2 1 (2.44%) Mac OS
2 1 (2.44%) Windows 10
2 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.44%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (39.02%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (19.51%) Scrum
3 7 (17.07%) Microservices
3 7 (17.07%) TDD
3 7 (17.07%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (14.63%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (14.63%) User Stories
5 5 (12.20%) BDD
5 5 (12.20%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (9.76%) Data Analysis
6 4 (9.76%) DevOps
6 4 (9.76%) Test Automation
6 4 (9.76%) Visualisation
7 3 (7.32%) Analytics
7 3 (7.32%) Business Analysis
7 3 (7.32%) Data Visualisation
7 3 (7.32%) Kanban
7 3 (7.32%) SDLC
7 3 (7.32%) System Integration Testing
7 3 (7.32%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 8 (19.51%) SQL
2 7 (17.07%) C#
2 7 (17.07%) Java
3 4 (9.76%) Java 8
3 4 (9.76%) VBA
4 3 (7.32%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.88%) C
5 2 (4.88%) C++
5 2 (4.88%) PowerShell
5 2 (4.88%) Python
6 1 (2.44%) R
6 1 (2.44%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.44%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (19.51%) Degree
2 2 (4.88%) ISEB
2 2 (4.88%) ISTQB
2 2 (4.88%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.44%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) QA
2 1 (2.44%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) Docker
2 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.44%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (2.44%) Xen
2 1 (2.44%) XenApp
2 1 (2.44%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) AirWatch
1 1 (2.44%) HP ALM
1 1 (2.44%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle
1 2 (4.88%) SAP
1 2 (4.88%) Tableau
2 1 (2.44%) Adobe
2 1 (2.44%) Apple
2 1 (2.44%) Calypso
2 1 (2.44%) Charles River
2 1 (2.44%) Cisco
2 1 (2.44%) Citrix
2 1 (2.44%) Civica
2 1 (2.44%) HP
2 1 (2.44%) Hyland
2 1 (2.44%) Ivanti
2 1 (2.44%) Netezza
2 1 (2.44%) Omniture
2 1 (2.44%) OpenText
2 1 (2.44%) Sun
2 1 (2.44%) Teradata
2 1 (2.44%) VMware