Period
to 19 July 2018

The median contractor rate for a Junior Analyst was £195 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 19 July 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.

Junior Analyst
UK > England
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 734 678 718
Rank change year-on-year -56 +40 +16
Contract jobs requiring a Junior Analyst 131 137 160
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.14% 0.16% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.16% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 79 102
England median daily rate £195 £185 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.41% -17.78% +12.50%
10th Percentile £101 £93 £105
90th Percentile £338 £378 £338
UK median daily rate £213 £193 £231
% change year-on-year +10.39% -16.76% +21.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 11 12
England median hourly rate £20.00 £11.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +81.82% -8.33% -7.69%
10th Percentile £11.28 £8.90 £9.35
90th Percentile £158.75 £19.50 £17.36
UK median hourly rate £18.00 £11.00 £12.00
% change year-on-year +63.64% -8.33% -9.43%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Contract vacancies in England with a recognized job title 89,514 83,249 96,747
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.83% 94.93% 95.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 59,251 54,303 63,739
England median daily rate £450 £440 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £258
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,880 2,680 2,877
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.08% -2.63% +8.57%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.75 £10.43
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.75 £47.00
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £18.70 £19.00
% change year-on-year -1.06% -1.59% +8.57%

Junior Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior Analyst in England

Junior Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Junior Analyst in England

Junior Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Junior Analyst in England over the 6 months to 19 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Junior Analyst in England

Junior Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Junior Analyst in England

Junior Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Junior Analyst in England over the 6 months to 19 July 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Junior Analyst in England

Junior 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 Junior Analyst within the England region over the 6 months to 19 July 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
London -38 65 £163 -12.16% 19
South East -4 22 £215 +10.68% 10
North of England -10 21 £180 +140.00% 14
Yorkshire - 12 £156 - 6
Midlands -11 11 £125 -46.52% 11
South West +6 9 £230 +8.24% 3
North West -18 9 £180 +140.00% 8
East Midlands 0 7 £125 -58.33% 2
West Midlands -18 4 £201 +0.63% 9
East of England -4 3 £148 -30.59% 7
Junior Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 19 July 2018, Junior 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 England region featuring Junior Analyst in the job title.

1 35 (26.72%) Active Directory
2 33 (25.19%) Windows
2 33 (25.19%) Finance
3 31 (23.66%) Microsoft
4 25 (19.08%) Microsoft Office
4 25 (19.08%) ITIL
5 24 (18.32%) Microsoft Excel
6 21 (16.03%) SLA
7 20 (15.27%) Analytical Skills
7 20 (15.27%) Windows 10
8 17 (12.98%) Analytics
8 17 (12.98%) Degree
9 16 (12.21%) Windows 7
10 14 (10.69%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (8.40%) Citrix
12 10 (7.63%) Service Management
12 10 (7.63%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (7.63%) GDPR
12 10 (7.63%) Problem-Solving
13 9 (6.87%) Data Analysis
13 9 (6.87%) MS Exchange
13 9 (6.87%) SQL
14 8 (6.11%) Cisco
14 8 (6.11%) ITIL Certification
14 8 (6.11%) Business Analysis
14 8 (6.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
14 8 (6.11%) JIRA
14 8 (6.11%) Ivanti
14 8 (6.11%) AirWatch
14 8 (6.11%) Root Cause Analysis

Junior 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 9 (6.87%) MS Exchange
2 7 (5.34%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.29%) SAS
4 2 (1.53%) Confluence
5 1 (0.76%) CMS
5 1 (0.76%) JBoss
5 1 (0.76%) Tomcat
Applications
1 25 (19.08%) Microsoft Office
2 24 (18.32%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (6.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (2.29%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.53%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (1.53%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.53%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (0.76%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.76%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.76%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.76%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.76%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (2.29%) Office 365
2 2 (1.53%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.76%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (0.76%) AdWords
3 1 (0.76%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (0.76%) FinancialForce
3 1 (0.76%) NUVI
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.05%) LAN
1 4 (3.05%) Wireless
2 3 (2.29%) DNS
2 3 (2.29%) Firewall
3 2 (1.53%) DHCP
3 2 (1.53%) FTP
3 2 (1.53%) Internet
4 1 (0.76%) Network Security
4 1 (0.76%) tcpdump
4 1 (0.76%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.58%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.82%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.53%) Hadoop
3 2 (1.53%) MySQL
3 2 (1.53%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.53%) QlikView
3 2 (1.53%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.76%) Base SAS
4 1 (0.76%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.76%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.76%) MS Access
4 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.76%) Power BI
4 1 (0.76%) SAP HANA
4 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (6.11%) JIRA
2 2 (1.53%) Selenium
3 1 (0.76%) JIRA Agile
3 1 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 33 (25.19%) Finance
2 7 (5.34%) Banking
3 4 (3.05%) Legal
3 4 (3.05%) Marketing
4 3 (2.29%) Advertising
4 3 (2.29%) Billing
4 3 (2.29%) Retail
4 3 (2.29%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.53%) Law
5 2 (1.53%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.53%) Publishing
6 1 (0.76%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.76%) Front Office
6 1 (0.76%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.76%) Military
6 1 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.76%) Private Banking
6 1 (0.76%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.76%) Gherkin
1 1 (0.76%) HTML
1 1 (0.76%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 20 (15.27%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.34%) Computer Science
3 6 (4.58%) Data Structures
4 3 (2.29%) Virtual Team
5 2 (1.53%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.53%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (1.53%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.53%) iPad
5 2 (1.53%) iPhone
5 2 (1.53%) Life Science
5 2 (1.53%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.76%) CCTV
6 1 (0.76%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.76%) Equities
6 1 (0.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.76%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.76%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.76%) PKI
6 1 (0.76%) Social Media
6 1 (0.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 33 (25.19%) Windows
2 20 (15.27%) Windows 10
3 16 (12.21%) Windows 7
4 5 (3.82%) Linux
5 4 (3.05%) Apple iOS
6 3 (2.29%) Windows Server
6 3 (2.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.53%) Android
8 1 (0.76%) Unix
8 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (19.08%) ITIL
2 17 (12.98%) Analytics
3 14 (10.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (7.63%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (7.63%) Problem-Solving
4 10 (7.63%) Service Management
5 9 (6.87%) Data Analysis
6 8 (6.11%) Business Analysis
6 8 (6.11%) Root Cause Analysis
7 7 (5.34%) Mathematics
8 6 (4.58%) Change Management
8 6 (4.58%) Decision-Making
8 6 (4.58%) ITSM
8 6 (4.58%) Validation
9 5 (3.82%) CRM
9 5 (3.82%) Project Management
9 5 (3.82%) Systems Analysis
10 4 (3.05%) Migration
10 4 (3.05%) Test Management
10 4 (3.05%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (6.87%) SQL
2 4 (3.05%) Python
3 3 (2.29%) C#
3 3 (2.29%) VBA
4 2 (1.53%) Java
5 1 (0.76%) C
5 1 (0.76%) Perl
5 1 (0.76%) PHP
5 1 (0.76%) R
5 1 (0.76%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (12.98%) Degree
2 8 (6.11%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (3.82%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (2.29%) ISEB
4 3 (2.29%) ISTQB
4 3 (2.29%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.53%) Numerate Degree
5 2 (1.53%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.76%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (0.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.76%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (16.03%) SLA
2 10 (7.63%) GDPR
3 6 (4.58%) QA
4 3 (2.29%) PMO
5 2 (1.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (1.53%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.76%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.76%) EMIR
6 1 (0.76%) MiFID
6 1 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 35 (26.72%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.29%) XenApp
3 1 (0.76%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (0.76%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (6.11%) AirWatch
2 4 (3.05%) SCCM
3 1 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.76%) SCOM
Vendors
1 31 (23.66%) Microsoft
2 11 (8.40%) Citrix
3 8 (6.11%) Cisco
3 8 (6.11%) Ivanti
4 5 (3.82%) Oracle
5 4 (3.05%) Tableau
5 4 (3.05%) VMware
6 3 (2.29%) Facebook
6 3 (2.29%) Twitter
7 2 (1.53%) Alteryx
7 2 (1.53%) Apple
7 2 (1.53%) Google
7 2 (1.53%) JD Edwards
7 2 (1.53%) Maconomy
7 2 (1.53%) Micro Focus
8 1 (0.76%) Bloomberg
8 1 (0.76%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.76%) Sage
8 1 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.76%) Symantec