Period
to 26 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Functional Analyst was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 26 July 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.

Functional Analyst
UK > England
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 709 778 736
Rank change year-on-year +69 -42 -70
Contract jobs requiring a Functional Analyst 108 89 116
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.12% 0.088% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.092% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 55 64
England median daily rate £425 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.43% -9.68% -10.92%
10th Percentile £310 £250 £224
90th Percentile £550 £500 £500
UK median daily rate £425 £346 £375
% change year-on-year +22.97% -7.83% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
England median hourly rate - £43.00 -
UK median hourly rate - £43.00 -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 83190 96482 97394
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.83% 95.11% 94.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 54340 63582 61420
England median daily rate £440 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £263 £258 £238
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK median daily rate £430 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2649 2809 3806
England median hourly rate £18.18 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.32% +8.57% +2.94%
10th Percentile £10.78 £10.50 £10.41
90th Percentile £48.75 £46.75 £44.50
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -2.63% +8.57% +2.94%

Functional Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Functional Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Functional Analyst in England

Functional Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Functional Analyst in England

Functional Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Functional Analyst in England over the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Functional Analyst in England

Functional Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Functional Analyst in England

Functional Analyst
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Functional Analyst within the England region over the 6 months to 26 July 2017. 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
London +27 43 £415 -5.68% 2
South West +16 25 £425 +70.00%
North of England +56 17 £394 +16.67% 2
North West +44 14 £425 +25.93%
South East +52 9 £475 +35.23% 1
East of England 0 9 £450 -2.70% 1
Midlands +36 5 £375 -6.98%
North East +47 3 £300 -
West Midlands +34 3 £375 -32.74%
East Midlands -8 2 £348 +2.39%
Functional Analyst
UK

Functional Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 July 2017, Functional 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 England region featuring Functional Analyst in the job title.

1 59 (54.63%) Finance
2 43 (39.81%) Oracle
3 30 (27.78%) Oracle EBS
4 25 (23.15%) Analytical Skills
5 22 (20.37%) CRM
5 22 (20.37%) Oracle EBS R12
6 20 (18.52%) User Acceptance Testing
6 20 (18.52%) SQL
7 18 (16.67%) SAP
8 16 (14.81%) Functional Testing
9 15 (13.89%) Oracle Payables
9 15 (13.89%) Banking
10 14 (12.96%) ERP
11 13 (12.04%) Stakeholder Management
12 12 (11.11%) Data Security
12 12 (11.11%) Performance Management
13 11 (10.19%) Business Analysis
13 11 (10.19%) ITIL
13 11 (10.19%) Business Intelligence
14 10 (9.26%) Migration
14 10 (9.26%) Data Migration
14 10 (9.26%) Test Scripting
15 9 (8.33%) Oracle BI EE
15 9 (8.33%) System Testing
15 9 (8.33%) Security Cleared
15 9 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
15 9 (8.33%) Oracle HRMS
15 9 (8.33%) Microsoft
15 9 (8.33%) PRINCE2
15 9 (8.33%) People Management

Functional Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 (4.63%) Confluence
2 2 (1.85%) Apache
2 2 (1.85%) JBoss
2 2 (1.85%) Oracle Self-Service HR
2 2 (1.85%) WebLogic
2 2 (1.85%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.93%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (0.93%) CMS
3 1 (0.93%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (0.93%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.93%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 30 (27.78%) Oracle EBS
2 22 (20.37%) Oracle EBS R12
3 15 (13.89%) Oracle Payables
4 9 (8.33%) Oracle HRMS
5 7 (6.48%) Dynamics CRM
6 5 (4.63%) Dynamics AX
6 5 (4.63%) Oracle Payroll
7 4 (3.70%) SAP S/4HANA
8 3 (2.78%) Oracle 11i
8 3 (2.78%) Oracle Applications
8 3 (2.78%) Oracle FAH
8 3 (2.78%) Oracle Receivables
8 3 (2.78%) SAP HCM
8 3 (2.78%) SAP HR
8 3 (2.78%) SimCorp Dimension
8 3 (2.78%) Workday HCM
9 2 (1.85%) Dynamics NAV
9 2 (1.85%) NetSuite
9 2 (1.85%) Sage 50
9 2 (1.85%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.78%) Dynamics 365
2 2 (1.85%) PaaS
2 2 (1.85%) SaaS
3 1 (0.93%) Force.com
3 1 (0.93%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.85%) FIX Connectivity
1 2 (1.85%) HTTP
2 1 (0.93%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.33%) Oracle BI EE
2 3 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (2.78%) Power BI
2 3 (2.78%) SAP HANA
2 3 (2.78%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.85%) Big Data
3 2 (1.85%) NoSQL
3 2 (1.85%) QlikView
3 2 (1.85%) SQLPlus
4 1 (0.93%) DB2
4 1 (0.93%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (5.56%) JIRA
2 3 (2.78%) TestRail
3 2 (1.85%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.93%) SoapUI
General
1 59 (54.63%) Finance
2 15 (13.89%) Banking
3 7 (6.48%) Retail
4 6 (5.56%) Manufacturing
5 5 (4.63%) Marketing
6 4 (3.70%) Investment Banking
6 4 (3.70%) Legal
6 4 (3.70%) Telecoms
7 3 (2.78%) Electronics
7 3 (2.78%) General Ledger
8 2 (1.85%) Billing
8 2 (1.85%) Front Office
8 2 (1.85%) Wholesale Banking
9 1 (0.93%) Advertising
9 1 (0.93%) French Language
9 1 (0.93%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.63%) XML
2 2 (1.85%) AngularJS
2 2 (1.85%) GWT
2 2 (1.85%) HTML
2 2 (1.85%) HTML5
2 2 (1.85%) J2EE
2 2 (1.85%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (1.85%) Visualforce
2 2 (1.85%) XML Schema
2 2 (1.85%) XSLT
3 1 (0.93%) .NET
3 1 (0.93%) JSON
3 1 (0.93%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 25 (23.15%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.78%) Replication
3 2 (1.85%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.85%) Credit Risk
3 2 (1.85%) Fixed Income
3 2 (1.85%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.85%) User Experience
4 1 (0.93%) AS400
4 1 (0.93%) Data Centre
4 1 (0.93%) Equities
4 1 (0.93%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (0.93%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (0.93%) iPad
4 1 (0.93%) IVR
4 1 (0.93%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (0.93%) Mainframe
4 1 (0.93%) RIA
4 1 (0.93%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.93%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (20.37%) CRM
2 20 (18.52%) User Acceptance Testing
3 16 (14.81%) Functional Testing
4 14 (12.96%) ERP
5 13 (12.04%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (11.11%) Data Security
6 12 (11.11%) Performance Management
7 11 (10.19%) Business Analysis
7 11 (10.19%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (10.19%) ITIL
8 10 (9.26%) Data Migration
8 10 (9.26%) Migration
8 10 (9.26%) Test Scripting
9 9 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (8.33%) People Management
9 9 (8.33%) PRINCE2
9 9 (8.33%) System Testing
10 7 (6.48%) Asset Management
10 7 (6.48%) Configuration Management
10 7 (6.48%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 20 (18.52%) SQL
2 2 (1.85%) Apex Code
2 2 (1.85%) C++
2 2 (1.85%) Java
2 2 (1.85%) JavaScript
2 2 (1.85%) PL/SQL
3 1 (0.93%) ABAP
3 1 (0.93%) VBA
3 1 (0.93%) X++
Qualifications
1 9 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 7 (6.48%) Degree
2 7 (6.48%) ISTQB
3 6 (5.56%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (3.70%) ISEB
4 4 (3.70%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.78%) BC Cleared
6 2 (1.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (1.85%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.85%) PMP
6 2 (1.85%) SAP Certification
7 1 (0.93%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.41%) ISO 9001
1 8 (7.41%) QA
2 4 (3.70%) MiFID
3 1 (0.93%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.93%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.93%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.85%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 43 (39.81%) Oracle
2 18 (16.67%) SAP
3 9 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 4 (3.70%) IBM
5 3 (2.78%) Ariba
5 3 (2.78%) HP
5 3 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (2.78%) SimCorp
5 3 (2.78%) Workday
6 2 (1.85%) Fidessa
6 2 (1.85%) MuleSoft
6 2 (1.85%) Pegasus
6 2 (1.85%) Sage
6 2 (1.85%) Siebel
6 2 (1.85%) Tableau
7 1 (0.93%) Adobe
7 1 (0.93%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.93%) Kofax
7 1 (0.93%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (0.93%) Temenos
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £650 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago