The median contractor rate for a Functional Analyst was £415 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 28 March 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
England / London
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 387 411 368
Rank change year-on-year +24 -43  
Contract jobs requiring a Functional Analyst 15 15 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.077% 0.067% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.081% 0.071% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 34
Median daily rate £415 £450 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.77% -3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £290 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £500 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £338 £425
% change year-on-year -11.11% -20.58%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 18483 21200 20424
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.80% 95.05% 94.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 13146 15201 14093
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £643 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 235 281 378
Median hourly rate £22.00 £17.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.41% -10.52%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.57 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.63 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.82% +15.44%  

Functional Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured Functional Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Functional Analyst in London

Functional Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Functional Analyst in London

Functional Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Functional Analyst in London over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Functional Analyst in London

Functional Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Functional Analyst in London

Functional Analyst
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 28 March 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
City of London -8 6 £415 -17.00% 1
Functional Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 London region featuring Functional Analyst in the job title.

1 11 (30.56%) Finance
1 11 (30.56%) SAP
2 9 (25.00%) Oracle
3 8 (22.22%) SQL
3 8 (22.22%) Functional Testing
4 7 (19.44%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (16.67%) JIRA
5 6 (16.67%) Workflow
5 6 (16.67%) Banking
5 6 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 5 (13.89%) Unit Testing
6 5 (13.89%) Test Scripting
6 5 (13.89%) System Testing
7 4 (11.11%) Test Management
7 4 (11.11%) Mac OS
7 4 (11.11%) LiveCycle
7 4 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (11.11%) XenApp
7 4 (11.11%) XenDesktop
7 4 (11.11%) Windows 7
7 4 (11.11%) eggPlant
7 4 (11.11%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 4 (11.11%) Document Management
7 4 (11.11%) ISTQB
7 4 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (11.11%) SAP HCM
7 4 (11.11%) General Ledger
7 4 (11.11%) Asset Management
7 4 (11.11%) Project Management

Functional Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 4 (11.11%) LiveCycle
2 2 (5.56%) Apache
2 2 (5.56%) Confluence
2 2 (5.56%) JBoss
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (5.56%) WebLogic
2 2 (5.56%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.78%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (11.11%) SAP HCM
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (8.33%) SAP HR
3 2 (5.56%) Minerva
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle Assets
3 2 (5.56%) SimCorp Dimension
4 1 (2.78%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (2.78%) Misys Midas
4 1 (2.78%) NetSuite
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 1 (2.78%) SAP CO
4 1 (2.78%) SAP FI
4 1 (2.78%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (2.78%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Force.com
1 1 (2.78%) PaaS
1 1 (2.78%) SaaS
1 1 (2.78%) Sage Pay
1 1 (2.78%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) FIX Connectivity
1 2 (5.56%) HTTP
2 1 (2.78%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) Big Data
1 2 (5.56%) NoSQL
1 2 (5.56%) QlikView
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.78%) Lumira
2 1 (2.78%) MS Access
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 6 (16.67%) JIRA
2 4 (11.11%) eggPlant
2 4 (11.11%) HP UFT
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (2.78%) Appium
4 1 (2.78%) Selenium
General
1 11 (30.56%) Finance
2 6 (16.67%) Banking
3 4 (11.11%) General Ledger
4 3 (8.33%) Retail
5 2 (5.56%) Investment Banking
5 2 (5.56%) Legal
5 2 (5.56%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) XML
2 2 (5.56%) AngularJS
2 2 (5.56%) GWT
2 2 (5.56%) HTML
2 2 (5.56%) HTML5
2 2 (5.56%) J2EE
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (5.56%) Visualforce
2 2 (5.56%) XML Schema
2 2 (5.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.78%) APACS
2 1 (2.78%) Chip and PIN
2 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.78%) EFT
2 1 (2.78%) EFTPOS
2 1 (2.78%) EMV
2 1 (2.78%) EPoS
2 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.78%) Smartcard
2 1 (2.78%) Taxonomies
2 1 (2.78%) User Experience
2 1 (2.78%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.11%) Mac OS
1 4 (11.11%) Windows
1 4 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.22%) Functional Testing
2 6 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (16.67%) Workflow
3 5 (13.89%) System Testing
3 5 (13.89%) Test Scripting
3 5 (13.89%) Unit Testing
4 4 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (11.11%) Asset Management
4 4 (11.11%) CRM
4 4 (11.11%) Document Management
4 4 (11.11%) ITIL
4 4 (11.11%) Project Management
4 4 (11.11%) Regression Testing
4 4 (11.11%) Test Management
5 3 (8.33%) ERP
5 3 (8.33%) ETL
6 2 (5.56%) Data Modelling
6 2 (5.56%) Integration Testing
6 2 (5.56%) Migration
6 2 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.22%) SQL
2 6 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.56%) Apex Code
3 2 (5.56%) C++
3 2 (5.56%) Java
3 2 (5.56%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.78%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) ISTQB
1 4 (11.11%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 3 (8.33%) Degree
3 2 (5.56%) PMI Certification
3 2 (5.56%) PMP
4 1 (2.78%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) QA
2 1 (2.78%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) XenApp
1 4 (11.11%) XenDesktop
2 1 (2.78%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (30.56%) SAP
2 9 (25.00%) Oracle
3 4 (11.11%) Adobe
3 4 (11.11%) HP
4 3 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (5.56%) Fidessa
5 2 (5.56%) IBM
5 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.56%) SimCorp
5 2 (5.56%) Tableau
6 1 (2.78%) Cubic Transportation
6 1 (2.78%) Elavon
6 1 (2.78%) Hypercom
6 1 (2.78%) Ingenico
6 1 (2.78%) Pega
6 1 (2.78%) Thales
6 1 (2.78%) TSYS
6 1 (2.78%) VeriFone
6 1 (2.78%) VocaLink
6 1 (2.78%) WorldPay