The median contractor rate for a Solutions Analyst was £444 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 25 June 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.

Solution Analyst
UK / England
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 566 605 587
Rank change year-on-year +39 -18  
Contract jobs requiring a Solutions Analyst 14 22 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.033% 0.045% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.048% 0.045%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 16 9
Median daily rate £444 £400 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.93% -20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £368 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £550 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £431 £413 £500
% change year-on-year +4.54% -17.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £60.00 - -

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 40257 46300 48376
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.74% 95.04% 94.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 26259 30600 30961
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1226 1356 1863
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £43.55 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Solutions Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Solutions Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Solutions Analyst in England

Solutions Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Solutions Analyst in England

Solutions Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Solutions Analyst in England over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Solutions Analyst in England

Solutions Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Solutions Analyst in England

Solutions 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 Solutions Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +6 9 £600 +54.83%
South East +33 2 £438 +9.37% 1
Yorkshire +22 1 - -
South West +2 1 £450 +9.09%
East Midlands - 1 - - 1
Solutions Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, Solutions 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 Solutions Analyst in the job title.

1 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (26.09%) Banking
2 5 (21.74%) Migration
2 5 (21.74%) Finance
3 4 (17.39%) Business Analysis
3 4 (17.39%) Business Process Modelling
4 3 (13.04%) Confluence
4 3 (13.04%) JIRA
4 3 (13.04%) Manufacturing
4 3 (13.04%) Logistics
4 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
4 3 (13.04%) CRM
4 3 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (13.04%) ETL
4 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
4 3 (13.04%) Informatica
4 3 (13.04%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (8.70%) HTML
5 2 (8.70%) Java
5 2 (8.70%) SQL
5 2 (8.70%) Oracle
5 2 (8.70%) SAP
5 2 (8.70%) Data Management
5 2 (8.70%) Aerospace
5 2 (8.70%) Service Management
5 2 (8.70%) BPR
5 2 (8.70%) Project Management
5 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (8.70%) Data Analysis

Solutions 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 3 (13.04%) Confluence
2 1 (4.35%) Apache
2 1 (4.35%) JBoss
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (4.35%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (4.35%) SAP MM
2 1 (4.35%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon Glacier
1 1 (4.35%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (4.35%) Big Data
3 1 (4.35%) DB2
3 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.35%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) JIRA
2 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle APEX
General
1 6 (26.09%) Banking
2 5 (21.74%) Finance
3 3 (13.04%) Manufacturing
4 2 (8.70%) Aerospace
5 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) AngularJS
1 2 (8.70%) HTML
2 1 (4.35%) CSS
2 1 (4.35%) GWT
2 1 (4.35%) HTML5
2 1 (4.35%) J2EE
2 1 (4.35%) Node.js
2 1 (4.35%) Visualforce
2 1 (4.35%) Web Services
2 1 (4.35%) XML
2 1 (4.35%) XML Schema
2 1 (4.35%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (21.74%) Migration
3 4 (17.39%) Business Analysis
3 4 (17.39%) Business Process Modelling
4 3 (13.04%) CRM
4 3 (13.04%) ETL
4 3 (13.04%) Logistics
4 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (8.70%) BPR
5 2 (8.70%) Data Analysis
5 2 (8.70%) Data Management
5 2 (8.70%) Demand Forecasting
5 2 (8.70%) IT Governance
5 2 (8.70%) Project Management
5 2 (8.70%) Re-Platforming
5 2 (8.70%) Resource Management
5 2 (8.70%) Service Management
5 2 (8.70%) Target Operating Model
5 2 (8.70%) Waterfall
5 2 (8.70%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) Java
1 2 (8.70%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) Apex Code
2 1 (4.35%) C++
2 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) AWS Certification
1 1 (4.35%) ISEB
1 1 (4.35%) PMI Certification
1 1 (4.35%) PMP
1 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) Basel II
1 1 (4.35%) COREP
1 1 (4.35%) IFRS
1 1 (4.35%) IFRS 9
1 1 (4.35%) QA
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Informatica
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
1 3 (13.04%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle
2 2 (8.70%) SAP
3 1 (4.35%) IBM
3 1 (4.35%) JD Edwards
3 1 (4.35%) Nintex
3 1 (4.35%) Remedy
3 1 (4.35%) Siebel
3 1 (4.35%) Tableau
3 1 (4.35%) Teradata