Period
to 25 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Senior Analyst was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 25 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.

Senior Analyst
UK > England
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 266 257 205
Rank change year-on-year -9 -52 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 799 1014 1276
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.91% 1.00% 1.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% 1.05% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 565 732 891
England median daily rate £450 £434 £439
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.69% -1.14% +3.91%
10th Percentile £306 £287 £300
90th Percentile £625 £613 £588
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 18
England median hourly rate £29.00 £27.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.41% +25.58% -9.11%
10th Percentile £20.64 £13.25 £12.75
90th Percentile £47.68 £47.25 £34.00
UK median hourly rate £29.00 £25.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year +13.73% +18.60% -6.52%

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 83113 96531 98196
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.82% 95.11% 94.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 54247 63610 61933
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 2650 2822 3834
England median hourly rate £18.10 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.74% +8.57% +2.94%
10th Percentile £10.84 £10.50 £10.47
90th Percentile £48.75 £46.99 £44.50
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -2.63% +8.57% +2.94%

Senior Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Analyst in England

Senior Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Analyst in England

Senior Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Analyst in England over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior Analyst in England

Senior Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Senior Analyst in England

Senior Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Analyst in England over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Senior Analyst in England

Senior 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 Senior Analyst within the England region over the 6 months to 25 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 -20 417 £500 +3.09% 62
South East -6 128 £390 -2.50% 26
North of England +24 93 £400 +2.56% 24
Midlands +20 65 £425 +3.03% 8
North West +22 47 £400 -3.03% 15
South West -8 47 £410 +9.33% 13
Yorkshire +10 46 £395 +1.94% 8
East of England -34 45 £450 +12.50% 14
East Midlands -9 33 £463 -2.63% 6
West Midlands +32 31 £375 -3.23% 2
Senior Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 2017, Senior 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 Senior Analyst in the job title.

1 286 (35.79%) Finance
2 234 (29.29%) Agile Software Development
3 163 (20.40%) Business Analysis
4 134 (16.77%) Banking
5 130 (16.27%) SQL
6 123 (15.39%) Stakeholder Management
6 123 (15.39%) Analytical Skills
7 99 (12.39%) Microsoft
8 83 (10.39%) Test Automation
9 78 (9.76%) Scrum
10 71 (8.89%) Windows
11 70 (8.76%) User Stories
12 65 (8.14%) Degree
13 64 (8.01%) SDLC
14 63 (7.88%) User Acceptance Testing
14 63 (7.88%) Project Management
15 60 (7.51%) Data Analysis
15 60 (7.51%) Analytics
16 58 (7.26%) Change Management
16 58 (7.26%) ISEB
17 57 (7.13%) JIRA
18 56 (7.01%) Use Case
19 55 (6.88%) Migration
20 53 (6.63%) Microsoft Office
21 51 (6.38%) Process Improvement
22 48 (6.01%) Front Office
23 46 (5.76%) Retail
24 45 (5.63%) MiFID
25 44 (5.51%) Selenium
26 43 (5.38%) Oracle

Senior 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 21 (2.63%) SharePoint
2 16 (2.00%) Confluence
3 14 (1.75%) SAS
4 13 (1.63%) CMS
4 13 (1.63%) MS Exchange
5 9 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (0.88%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 7 (0.88%) Skype for Business
7 4 (0.50%) Apache Spark
7 4 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (0.50%) MS Project Server
8 3 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (0.25%) IIS
9 2 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.25%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.25%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.13%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.13%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.13%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 53 (6.63%) Microsoft Office
2 41 (5.13%) Microsoft Excel
3 18 (2.25%) MS Visio
4 13 (1.63%) Microsoft Project
5 11 (1.38%) Spreadsheet
6 10 (1.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 2 (0.25%) SPSS
8 1 (0.13%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 8 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.75%) Remedy ITSM
2 6 (0.75%) thinkFolio
3 5 (0.63%) SAP ERP
3 5 (0.63%) Workday HCM
4 4 (0.50%) Markit EDM
5 3 (0.38%) Sophis RISQUE
6 2 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.25%) Endur
6 2 (0.25%) Infor M3
6 2 (0.25%) ION MarketView
6 2 (0.25%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (0.25%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 2 (0.25%) SAP CO
6 2 (0.25%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.25%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (0.25%) SAP SD
7 1 (0.13%) Infor LN
7 1 (0.13%) Lorenzo
7 1 (0.13%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.00%) Office 365
2 7 (0.88%) Adobe Analytics
2 7 (0.88%) Google Analytics
2 7 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.50%) SaaS
4 3 (0.38%) GitHub
4 3 (0.38%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.25%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.13%) Cloudflare
6 1 (0.13%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.13%) G Suite
6 1 (0.13%) IBM Blueworks
6 1 (0.13%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.13%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
6 1 (0.13%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 24 (3.00%) LAN
2 23 (2.88%) WAN
3 21 (2.63%) Firewall
4 16 (2.00%) VPN
5 14 (1.75%) Network Security
6 12 (1.50%) Wireless
7 11 (1.38%) DNS
8 8 (1.00%) TCP/IP
8 8 (1.00%) Unified Communications
9 7 (0.88%) DHCP
10 6 (0.75%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (0.75%) VoIP
11 5 (0.63%) Cisco Nexus
11 5 (0.63%) Internet
11 5 (0.63%) MPLS
11 5 (0.63%) Remote Desktop
11 5 (0.63%) SAN
12 4 (0.50%) BGP
12 4 (0.50%) FWSM
12 4 (0.50%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (4.26%) SQL Server
2 32 (4.01%) Hadoop
3 28 (3.50%) Data Warehouse
4 24 (3.00%) Big Data
5 16 (2.00%) Relational Database
6 12 (1.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (1.13%) BusinessObjects
9 8 (1.00%) Data Mining
9 8 (1.00%) DB2
10 7 (0.88%) Oracle Database
11 6 (0.75%) Redis
12 5 (0.63%) IBM InfoSphere
12 5 (0.63%) MongoDB
12 5 (0.63%) NoSQL
13 4 (0.50%) Oracle Reports
14 3 (0.38%) MS Access
15 2 (0.25%) MySQL
15 2 (0.25%) Oracle9i Database
15 2 (0.25%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 57 (7.13%) JIRA
2 44 (5.51%) Selenium
3 18 (2.25%) WebDriver
4 16 (2.00%) SoapUI
5 15 (1.88%) HP UFT
5 15 (1.88%) Team Foundation Server
6 14 (1.75%) Cucumber
7 10 (1.25%) Git (software)
8 8 (1.00%) Jenkins
9 7 (0.88%) Talend Open Studio
10 6 (0.75%) Visual Studio
11 5 (0.63%) TeamCity
12 4 (0.50%) SpecFlow
12 4 (0.50%) Subversion
13 3 (0.38%) ERwin
13 3 (0.38%) JMeter
14 2 (0.25%) FitNesse
14 2 (0.25%) LoadRunner
14 2 (0.25%) Oracle Forms
14 2 (0.25%) TestRail
General
1 286 (35.79%) Finance
2 134 (16.77%) Banking
3 48 (6.01%) Front Office
4 46 (5.76%) Retail
5 42 (5.26%) Investment Banking
6 36 (4.51%) Marketing
7 26 (3.25%) Legal
8 23 (2.88%) Telecoms
9 14 (1.75%) Back Office
10 13 (1.63%) Manufacturing
11 12 (1.50%) Pharmaceutical
12 10 (1.25%) Advertising
13 9 (1.13%) Automotive
14 8 (1.00%) Law
14 8 (1.00%) Retail Banking
15 6 (0.75%) Billing
16 5 (0.63%) Corporate Banking
16 5 (0.63%) Financial Institution
16 5 (0.63%) International Banking
16 5 (0.63%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (2.50%) .NET
2 13 (1.63%) XML
3 12 (1.50%) Web Services
4 10 (1.25%) SOAP
5 9 (1.13%) Middleware
6 7 (0.88%) JSON
7 6 (0.75%) Elastic Stack
8 5 (0.63%) ASP.NET
8 5 (0.63%) Gherkin
9 4 (0.50%) HTML
9 4 (0.50%) Kafka
9 4 (0.50%) REST
9 4 (0.50%) WSDL
10 3 (0.38%) FIX Protocol
10 3 (0.38%) GWT
10 3 (0.38%) HTML5
10 3 (0.38%) JSON Schema
10 3 (0.38%) Spring
10 3 (0.38%) XSD
11 2 (0.25%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 123 (15.39%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (4.51%) Management Information System
3 27 (3.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 24 (3.00%) Derivative
5 21 (2.63%) Fixed Income
6 20 (2.50%) Data Centre
7 18 (2.25%) Data Structures
7 18 (2.25%) User Experience
8 14 (1.75%) Credit Risk
8 14 (1.75%) Market Risk
9 12 (1.50%) Mobile App
10 11 (1.38%) Blackberry
10 11 (1.38%) Greenfield Project
10 11 (1.38%) NHS
11 10 (1.25%) Reference Data
12 9 (1.13%) iPad
13 8 (1.00%) Equities
14 7 (0.88%) Hedge funds
14 7 (0.88%) iPhone
14 7 (0.88%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 71 (8.89%) Windows
2 25 (3.13%) Linux
3 16 (2.00%) Windows Server
4 15 (1.88%) Unix
5 13 (1.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (1.50%) Windows 7
7 8 (1.00%) Android
8 7 (0.88%) Windows Vista
8 7 (0.88%) Windows XP
9 6 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (0.63%) Mac OS X
10 5 (0.63%) Windows 10
10 5 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (0.38%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.25%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.13%) AIX
13 1 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.13%) VMS
13 1 (0.13%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.13%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 234 (29.29%) Agile Software Development
2 163 (20.40%) Business Analysis
3 123 (15.39%) Stakeholder Management
4 83 (10.39%) Test Automation
5 78 (9.76%) Scrum
6 70 (8.76%) User Stories
7 64 (8.01%) SDLC
8 63 (7.88%) Project Management
8 63 (7.88%) User Acceptance Testing
9 60 (7.51%) Analytics
9 60 (7.51%) Data Analysis
10 58 (7.26%) Change Management
11 56 (7.01%) Use Case
12 55 (6.88%) Migration
13 51 (6.38%) Process Improvement
14 41 (5.13%) Data Modelling
15 40 (5.01%) Test Scripting
16 39 (4.88%) Test Strategy
16 39 (4.88%) Waterfall
17 38 (4.76%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 130 (16.27%) SQL
2 37 (4.63%) Java
3 33 (4.13%) Python
4 27 (3.38%) C#
5 16 (2.00%) R
6 13 (1.63%) PowerShell
7 12 (1.50%) Groovy
8 9 (1.13%) C
9 7 (0.88%) PL/SQL
9 7 (0.88%) VBA
10 4 (0.50%) MATLAB
10 4 (0.50%) T-SQL
11 3 (0.38%) C++
11 3 (0.38%) Perl
11 3 (0.38%) PHP
11 3 (0.38%) VBScript
12 2 (0.25%) ANSI SQL
12 2 (0.25%) JavaScript
12 2 (0.25%) Ruby
13 1 (0.13%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 65 (8.14%) Degree
2 58 (7.26%) ISEB
3 40 (5.01%) Security Cleared
4 29 (3.63%) ISTQB
5 26 (3.25%) SC Cleared
6 22 (2.75%) CISSP
7 12 (1.50%) BPSS Clearance
7 12 (1.50%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (1.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 10 (1.25%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (1.25%) CISM
10 9 (1.13%) ITIL Certification
11 8 (1.00%) Computer Science Degree
11 8 (1.00%) MCP
12 7 (0.88%) DV Cleared
13 6 (0.75%) IIBA
13 6 (0.75%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 6 (0.75%) Numerate Degree
13 6 (0.75%) SANS
13 6 (0.75%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (5.63%) MiFID
2 39 (4.88%) QA
3 25 (3.13%) Data Quality
3 25 (3.13%) PMO
4 16 (2.00%) GDPR
5 12 (1.50%) IFRS
5 12 (1.50%) IFRS 9
6 11 (1.38%) Dodd-Frank
6 11 (1.38%) SLA
7 10 (1.25%) EMIR
8 8 (1.00%) Disclosure Scotland
9 5 (0.63%) PCI DSS
10 4 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 4 (0.50%) SEPA
11 3 (0.38%) Basel II
11 3 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 2 (0.25%) Basel III
12 2 (0.25%) COBIT
12 2 (0.25%) ISO 9000
12 2 (0.25%) Solvency II
System Software
1 36 (4.51%) Active Directory
2 9 (1.13%) XenApp
3 6 (0.75%) Hyper-V
3 6 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.63%) vSphere
4 5 (0.63%) XenDesktop
5 4 (0.50%) Virtual Desktop
6 3 (0.38%) Firmware
6 3 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.25%) Docker
7 2 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.13%) BitLocker
8 1 (0.13%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.13%) Time Sharing Option
8 1 (0.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (0.13%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.13%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.13%) Xen
Systems Management
1 17 (2.13%) HP Quality Center
2 14 (1.75%) SCCM
3 7 (0.88%) Kibana
4 6 (0.75%) logstash
4 6 (0.75%) QRadar
5 4 (0.50%) AirWatch
5 4 (0.50%) Cisco Prime
5 4 (0.50%) Microsoft Clustering
5 4 (0.50%) SCOM
6 3 (0.38%) Ansible
6 3 (0.38%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 3 (0.38%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 3 (0.38%) WSUS
7 2 (0.25%) Computer Incident Response Team
8 1 (0.13%) EnCase
8 1 (0.13%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (0.13%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 1 (0.13%) RSA enVision
8 1 (0.13%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.13%) SCSM
Vendors
1 99 (12.39%) Microsoft
2 43 (5.38%) Oracle
3 31 (3.88%) SAP
4 27 (3.38%) HP
5 22 (2.75%) IBM
6 19 (2.38%) Citrix
6 19 (2.38%) Splunk
7 17 (2.13%) Cisco
8 14 (1.75%) Adobe
9 12 (1.50%) VMware
10 10 (1.25%) CheckPoint
10 10 (1.25%) Google
10 10 (1.25%) Tableau
11 7 (0.88%) Apple
11 7 (0.88%) Symantec
11 7 (0.88%) Talend
11 7 (0.88%) Yardi
12 6 (0.75%) Charles River
12 6 (0.75%) Informatica
12 6 (0.75%) Remedy
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Reed Technology
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £400 - £450 Per Day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
I3
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Talent Spa
Rate: Market related
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Montash
Rate: £401 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Digital Gurus
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Reed Technology
Rate: £200 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day + Outside IR35
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath, Avon
University of Bath
Rate: Starting from £25,298, rising to £31,076
Posted: 5 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £650 - £750 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £400 - £560 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Marks Sattin
Rate: £320 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £425 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
TD Group
Rate: Competitive day rate offered to the right candidate
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, Sussex
Brighton & Hove City Council
Posted: 7 days ago