Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Product Analyst was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 19 November 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.

Product Analyst
UK > England
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 743 790 800
Rank change year-on-year +47 +10 -38
Contract jobs requiring a Product Analyst 99 74 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.11% 0.076% 0.058%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.080% 0.061%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 54 41
England median daily rate £450 £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -10.53% +18.75%
10th Percentile £325 £300 £304
90th Percentile £573 £709 £638
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £475
% change year-on-year +5.88% -10.53% +18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 2
England median hourly rate £33.00 £48.75 £30.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.31% +62.09% +60.40%
10th Percentile £21.10 £26.83 £26.89
90th Percentile £34.50 £56.52 £32.26
UK median hourly rate £33.00 £48.75 £30.08
% change year-on-year -32.31% +62.09% +60.40%

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 88370 92296 99465
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.78% 94.77% 94.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 58881 60820 64344
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2615 2980 3832
England median hourly rate £18.63 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.68% +2.78% +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £46.77 £45.00
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%

Product Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Product Analyst in England

Product Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Product Analyst in England

Product Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Product Analyst in England over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Product Analyst in England

Product Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Product Analyst in England

Product 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 Product Analyst within the England region over the 6 months to 19 November 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 -18 69 £446 +5.00% 4
South East +22 20 £450 -5.26% 5
North of England +60 6 £450 +50.00% 6
Yorkshire +24 6 £450 +50.00% 4
Midlands +32 4 £399 -6.24%
West Midlands - 4 £399 -
Product Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, Product 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 Product Analyst in the job title.

1 60 (60.61%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (35.35%) User Stories
3 23 (23.23%) Scrum
4 20 (20.20%) Stakeholder Management
4 20 (20.20%) Business Analysis
5 19 (19.19%) Acceptance Criteria
6 18 (18.18%) JIRA
7 17 (17.17%) Finance
8 16 (16.16%) User Experience
9 14 (14.14%) Banking
10 12 (12.12%) Kanban
11 11 (11.11%) Confluence
12 10 (10.10%) QA
12 10 (10.10%) Analytical Skills
12 10 (10.10%) SQL
13 9 (9.09%) E-Commerce
13 9 (9.09%) Project Management
13 9 (9.09%) Marketing
13 9 (9.09%) Analytics
13 9 (9.09%) SDLC
13 9 (9.09%) Wireframes
14 8 (8.08%) BDD
14 8 (8.08%) Product Management
15 7 (7.07%) Change Management
15 7 (7.07%) Degree
16 6 (6.06%) Visualisation
16 6 (6.06%) GAP Analysis
16 6 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
16 6 (6.06%) Oracle
17 5 (5.05%) Telecoms

Product 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 11 (11.11%) Confluence
2 1 (1.01%) CMS
2 1 (1.01%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 5 (5.05%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (4.04%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (3.03%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (3.03%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (2.02%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.02%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.01%) assyst
2 1 (1.01%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.04%) Google Analytics
2 3 (3.03%) SaaS
2 3 (3.03%) Slack
2 3 (3.03%) Trello
3 2 (2.02%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.02%) Firewall
1 2 (2.02%) NFC
1 2 (2.02%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.01%) Internet
2 1 (1.01%) Intranet
2 1 (1.01%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.03%) Big Data
2 2 (2.02%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.02%) Hadoop
2 2 (2.02%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.01%) Blockchain
3 1 (1.01%) GIS
3 1 (1.01%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 18 (18.18%) JIRA
2 1 (1.01%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.01%) XMLSpy
General
1 17 (17.17%) Finance
2 14 (14.14%) Banking
3 9 (9.09%) Marketing
4 5 (5.05%) Telecoms
5 4 (4.04%) Investment Banking
5 4 (4.04%) Legal
5 4 (4.04%) Publishing
5 4 (4.04%) Retail
6 3 (3.03%) Financial Institution
6 3 (3.03%) Front Office
6 3 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (2.02%) Advertising
7 2 (2.02%) Automotive
7 2 (2.02%) Billing
7 2 (2.02%) Law
7 2 (2.02%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.01%) Back Office
8 1 (1.01%) Electronics
8 1 (1.01%) Games
8 1 (1.01%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.03%) SOAP
1 3 (3.03%) XML
2 2 (2.02%) REST
3 1 (1.01%) .NET
3 1 (1.01%) JSON
3 1 (1.01%) JSON Schema
3 1 (1.01%) Middleware
3 1 (1.01%) Swagger
3 1 (1.01%) WSDL
3 1 (1.01%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 16 (16.16%) User Experience
2 10 (10.10%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.05%) Computer Science
3 5 (5.05%) Mobile App
3 5 (5.05%) Mobile Payment
4 4 (4.04%) Derivative
4 4 (4.04%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.03%) Equities
5 3 (3.03%) Fixed Income
5 3 (3.03%) NHS
5 3 (3.03%) Over-the-Top Content
6 2 (2.02%) Contactless
6 2 (2.02%) Digital Currency
6 2 (2.02%) EMV
6 2 (2.02%) Smartcard
6 2 (2.02%) Social Media
6 2 (2.02%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.01%) OTC Derivatives
7 1 (1.01%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.01%) Unix
1 1 (1.01%) Windows
1 1 (1.01%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (60.61%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (35.35%) User Stories
3 23 (23.23%) Scrum
4 20 (20.20%) Business Analysis
4 20 (20.20%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (19.19%) Acceptance Criteria
6 12 (12.12%) Kanban
7 9 (9.09%) Analytics
7 9 (9.09%) E-Commerce
7 9 (9.09%) Project Management
7 9 (9.09%) SDLC
7 9 (9.09%) Wireframes
8 8 (8.08%) BDD
8 8 (8.08%) Product Management
9 7 (7.07%) Change Management
10 6 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (6.06%) GAP Analysis
10 6 (6.06%) Visualisation
11 5 (5.05%) Data Visualisation
11 5 (5.05%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (10.10%) SQL
2 3 (3.03%) C#
2 3 (3.03%) Java
3 2 (2.02%) C++
3 2 (2.02%) Perl
3 2 (2.02%) Python
4 1 (1.01%) C
4 1 (1.01%) PHP
4 1 (1.01%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (7.07%) Degree
2 3 (3.03%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.02%) CEH
3 2 (2.02%) CISSP
3 2 (2.02%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.01%) ISEB
4 1 (1.01%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.10%) QA
2 3 (3.03%) GDPR
3 2 (2.02%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.02%) MiFID
4 1 (1.01%) EMIR
4 1 (1.01%) SEPA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.01%) Control-M
Vendors
1 6 (6.06%) Oracle
2 4 (4.04%) Google
2 4 (4.04%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.04%) Progress
3 3 (3.03%) SAP
3 3 (3.03%) Tableau
4 2 (2.02%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.01%) Guidewire
5 1 (1.01%) Misys
5 1 (1.01%) PayPal
5 1 (1.01%) Sitecore