Period
to 21 February 2019

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 21 February 2019.

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
21 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 200 177 138
Rank change year-on-year -23 -39 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 54 77 93
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.79% 1.08% 1.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 1.15% 1.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 68 74
City of London median daily rate £500 £494 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.16% -1.15% -
10th Percentile £363 £359 £313
90th Percentile £863 £695 £625
Central London median daily rate £500 £496 £500
% change year-on-year +0.81% -0.80% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
City of London median hourly rate - £65.00 -
Central London median hourly rate - £58.75 -

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 6,438 6,703 5,896
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.66% 94.44% 95.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,034 5,325 4,677
City of London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £305 £313 £313
90th Percentile £675 £688 £663
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 98 72
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £16.25 £18.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.08% -11.44% -8.24%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.25 £12.53
90th Percentile £35.00 £34.45 £54.51
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.86% -12.46%

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 21 February 2019.

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 21 February 2019. 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 21 February 2019, 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 32 (59.26%) Finance
2 21 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (25.93%) Banking
4 12 (22.22%) TDD
5 11 (20.37%) Fixed Income
5 11 (20.37%) Microservices
6 10 (18.52%) Java
7 9 (16.67%) Scrum
8 8 (14.81%) CMS
8 8 (14.81%) C#
8 8 (14.81%) SQL
8 8 (14.81%) Front Office
8 8 (14.81%) Java 8
9 6 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
9 6 (11.11%) Quantitative Research
9 6 (11.11%) Degree
9 6 (11.11%) Stochastic Calculus
9 6 (11.11%) Monte Carlo Method
9 6 (11.11%) User Stories
9 6 (11.11%) C++
9 6 (11.11%) SQL Server
10 5 (9.26%) .NET
10 5 (9.26%) CUDA
10 5 (9.26%) BDD
10 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Azure
10 5 (9.26%) Business Analysis
10 5 (9.26%) NVIDIA
11 4 (7.41%) Computer Science
11 4 (7.41%) Test Automation
11 4 (7.41%) RESTful

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 8 (14.81%) CMS
2 1 (1.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (1.85%) Alfresco
2 1 (1.85%) Confluence
2 1 (1.85%) Documentum
2 1 (1.85%) FileNet
2 1 (1.85%) OnBase
2 1 (1.85%) SAS
2 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.85%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.70%) Adobe Analytics
2 2 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.70%) GitHub
2 2 (3.70%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.70%) VPN
2 1 (1.85%) DHCP
2 1 (1.85%) DNS
2 1 (1.85%) Firewall
2 1 (1.85%) Network Security
2 1 (1.85%) NGN
2 1 (1.85%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (3.70%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 2 (3.70%) CouchDB
2 2 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.70%) NoSQL
2 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (3.70%) Redis
2 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.85%) MS Access
3 1 (1.85%) Qlik Sense
3 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Jenkins
1 3 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.70%) JIRA
2 2 (3.70%) Mocha
2 2 (3.70%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (3.70%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (1.85%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.85%) JMeter
3 1 (1.85%) LoadRunner
3 1 (1.85%) MSI
3 1 (1.85%) Selenium
3 1 (1.85%) SoapUI
General
1 32 (59.26%) Finance
2 14 (25.93%) Banking
3 8 (14.81%) Front Office
4 2 (3.70%) General Ledger
4 2 (3.70%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.70%) Law
4 2 (3.70%) Marketing
4 2 (3.70%) Publishing
4 2 (3.70%) Retail
5 1 (1.85%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.26%) .NET
2 4 (7.41%) RESTful
3 3 (5.56%) CSS
3 3 (5.56%) HTML
3 3 (5.56%) XML
4 2 (3.70%) .NET Core
4 2 (3.70%) Enzyme
4 2 (3.70%) HTML5
4 2 (3.70%) Jest
4 2 (3.70%) Kafka
4 2 (3.70%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (3.70%) Redux
4 2 (3.70%) Web Services
5 1 (1.85%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (1.85%) FpML
5 1 (1.85%) Gherkin
5 1 (1.85%) IDoc
5 1 (1.85%) LDAP
5 1 (1.85%) Middleware
5 1 (1.85%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.37%) Fixed Income
2 5 (9.26%) CUDA
3 4 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (3.70%) Hedge funds
5 2 (3.70%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (3.70%) Tandem
5 2 (3.70%) User Experience
6 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.85%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.70%) Windows
2 1 (1.85%) Android
2 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (22.22%) TDD
3 11 (20.37%) Microservices
4 9 (16.67%) Scrum
5 6 (11.11%) Monte Carlo Method
5 6 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (11.11%) Quantitative Research
5 6 (11.11%) Stochastic Calculus
5 6 (11.11%) User Stories
6 5 (9.26%) BDD
6 5 (9.26%) Business Analysis
7 4 (7.41%) Asset Management
7 4 (7.41%) Computer Science
7 4 (7.41%) Kanban
7 4 (7.41%) Test Automation
8 3 (5.56%) Business Development
8 3 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (5.56%) Data Analysis
8 3 (5.56%) ITIL
8 3 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (18.52%) Java
2 8 (14.81%) C#
2 8 (14.81%) Java 8
2 8 (14.81%) SQL
3 6 (11.11%) C++
4 4 (7.41%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (11.11%) Degree
2 2 (3.70%) ISEB
3 1 (1.85%) CFA
3 1 (1.85%) CGEIT
3 1 (1.85%) CRISC
3 1 (1.85%) ISACA
3 1 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) COBIT
1 1 (1.85%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.85%) IFRS
1 1 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.85%) QA
1 1 (1.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (5.56%) Docker
2 1 (1.85%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.85%) DFS Replication
2 1 (1.85%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.85%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) AirWatch
1 1 (1.85%) HP ALM
1 1 (1.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (9.26%) NVIDIA
2 4 (7.41%) Oracle
3 3 (5.56%) Adobe
3 3 (5.56%) Google
3 3 (5.56%) SAP
4 2 (3.70%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.70%) VMware
5 1 (1.85%) Apple
5 1 (1.85%) Cisco
5 1 (1.85%) Citrix
5 1 (1.85%) HP
5 1 (1.85%) Hyland
5 1 (1.85%) IBM
5 1 (1.85%) iManage
5 1 (1.85%) Ivanti
5 1 (1.85%) OpenText
5 1 (1.85%) Salesforce.com