The median contractor rate for a Senior Analyst was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 24 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Analyst
England / London
Rank 217 188 179
Rank change year-on-year -29 -9  
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 198 292 270
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 1.02% 1.32% 1.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.07% 1.39% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 206 177
Median daily rate £500 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £345 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £388 £400
% change year-on-year -2.58% -3.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £22.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -13.46%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.75 £21.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year +27.38% -34.37%  

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 18463 20944 19902
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.85% 94.98% 94.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 13124 15012 13730
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 242 285 369
Median hourly rate £23.00 £17.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.29% -12.82%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £11.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.57 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.38
% change year-on-year -12.50% +15.10%  

Senior Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Analyst in London

Senior Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Analyst in London

Senior Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Analyst in London over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior Analyst in London

Senior Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Senior Analyst in London

Senior 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 Senior Analyst within the London region over the 3 months to 24 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 -1 41 £550 +22.22% 14
Croydon +9 2 - - 1
Canary Wharf - 2 £650 -
West End of London -3 1 £450 - 2
Docklands, London - 1 £613 -
Southwark - 1 - -
Senior Analyst
England

Senior Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 London region featuring Senior Analyst in the job title.

1 153 (35.42%) Finance
2 112 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
3 101 (23.38%) Business Analysis
4 83 (19.21%) Banking
5 68 (15.74%) Stakeholder Management
6 56 (12.96%) SQL
7 54 (12.50%) Microsoft
8 44 (10.19%) Analytical Skills
9 42 (9.72%) Front Office
9 42 (9.72%) MiFID
10 38 (8.80%) Scrum
11 37 (8.56%) Project Management
12 36 (8.33%) MS Excel
12 36 (8.33%) Investment Banking
12 36 (8.33%) User Stories
13 33 (7.64%) Retail
14 32 (7.41%) Use Case
14 32 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
15 29 (6.71%) Waterfall
16 27 (6.25%) SDLC
16 27 (6.25%) Data Modelling
16 27 (6.25%) Degree
17 26 (6.02%) Data Warehouse
17 26 (6.02%) Windows
18 25 (5.79%) Management Information System
18 25 (5.79%) Derivative
19 23 (5.32%) Migration
19 23 (5.32%) MS Office
19 23 (5.32%) ITIL
19 23 (5.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)

Senior Analyst Skill Set
Top Related 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 12 (2.78%) SharePoint
2 8 (1.85%) CMS
3 7 (1.62%) Confluence
3 7 (1.62%) Skype for Business
4 4 (0.93%) Apache Spark
4 4 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (0.93%) SAS
5 3 (0.69%) IIS
6 1 (0.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.23%) Apache
6 1 (0.23%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.23%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.23%) WebSphere
Applications
1 36 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 23 (5.32%) MS Office
3 19 (4.40%) MS Visio
4 15 (3.47%) MS Project
5 11 (2.55%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.93%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.46%) Autodesk Flame
7 2 (0.46%) Maya
7 2 (0.46%) NUKE
8 1 (0.23%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 5 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.93%) Sprinklr
3 3 (0.69%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.69%) ION MarketView
3 3 (0.69%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (0.69%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (0.69%) SAP GRC
4 2 (0.46%) Lorenzo
4 2 (0.46%) Oracle Cash Management
4 2 (0.46%) Sophis RISQUE
4 2 (0.46%) thinkFolio
5 1 (0.23%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.23%) Eagle PACE
5 1 (0.23%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (0.23%) LatentZero
5 1 (0.23%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.23%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.23%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.39%) Adobe Analytics
2 6 (1.39%) Google Analytics
2 6 (1.39%) SaaS
3 4 (0.93%) IaaS
3 4 (0.93%) Office 365
4 2 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.46%) PaaS
5 1 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.23%) IBM Blueworks
5 1 (0.23%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.85%) LAN
2 7 (1.62%) WAN
3 6 (1.39%) Network Security
4 5 (1.16%) Internet
5 4 (0.93%) BGP
5 4 (0.93%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (0.93%) Firewall
5 4 (0.93%) IPsec
5 4 (0.93%) Remote Desktop
5 4 (0.93%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.93%) WLAN
6 3 (0.69%) OSPF
6 3 (0.69%) SAN
6 3 (0.69%) Wireless
7 2 (0.46%) DHCP
7 2 (0.46%) DNS
7 2 (0.46%) HTTP
7 2 (0.46%) MPLS
7 2 (0.46%) SSL
7 2 (0.46%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (6.02%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (3.24%) Big Data
3 12 (2.78%) SQL Server
4 10 (2.31%) Relational Database
5 9 (2.08%) QlikView
6 6 (1.39%) Hadoop
7 5 (1.16%) Data Mining
7 5 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (0.93%) Blockchain
8 4 (0.93%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (0.93%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 4 (0.93%) Power BI
8 4 (0.93%) PowerPivot
8 4 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (0.69%) IBM InfoSphere
9 3 (0.69%) Oracle Database
9 3 (0.69%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 2 (0.46%) DB2
10 2 (0.46%) Electronic Patient Records
11 1 (0.23%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 20 (4.63%) JIRA
2 9 (2.08%) Selenium
3 8 (1.85%) HP UFT
3 8 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (1.62%) Eclipse
5 6 (1.39%) Talend Open Studio
6 5 (1.16%) Visual Studio
7 4 (0.93%) Cucumber
7 4 (0.93%) Jenkins
7 4 (0.93%) JUnit
8 2 (0.46%) eggPlant
8 2 (0.46%) ERwin
8 2 (0.46%) Git (software)
8 2 (0.46%) Visual Studio Team System
8 2 (0.46%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.23%) FitNesse
9 1 (0.23%) JMeter
9 1 (0.23%) TestNG
9 1 (0.23%) Toad
9 1 (0.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 153 (35.42%) Finance
2 83 (19.21%) Banking
3 42 (9.72%) Front Office
4 36 (8.33%) Investment Banking
5 33 (7.64%) Retail
6 20 (4.63%) Back Office
7 15 (3.47%) Legal
8 14 (3.24%) Marketing
9 13 (3.01%) Advertising
10 12 (2.78%) Retail Banking
10 12 (2.78%) Telecoms
11 6 (1.39%) Publishing
12 5 (1.16%) Financial Institution
12 5 (1.16%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.69%) Prime Brokerage
13 3 (0.69%) Private Banking
14 2 (0.46%) Corporate Banking
14 2 (0.46%) French Language
14 2 (0.46%) Local Government
14 2 (0.46%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.39%) XML
2 5 (1.16%) Velocity
2 5 (1.16%) Web Services
3 4 (0.93%) HTML
3 4 (0.93%) Kafka
4 3 (0.69%) FIX Protocol
4 3 (0.69%) Gherkin
5 2 (0.46%) CSS
5 2 (0.46%) JSON
5 2 (0.46%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (0.46%) REST
6 1 (0.23%) .NET
6 1 (0.23%) 802.1X
6 1 (0.23%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.23%) Flash
6 1 (0.23%) FpML
6 1 (0.23%) HTML5
6 1 (0.23%) J2EE
6 1 (0.23%) Middleware
6 1 (0.23%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 44 (10.19%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (5.79%) Derivative
2 25 (5.79%) Management Information System
3 23 (5.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 16 (3.70%) Fixed Income
5 13 (3.01%) Equities
6 12 (2.78%) Credit Risk
7 11 (2.55%) NHS
8 9 (2.08%) Computer Science
9 8 (1.85%) Data Centre
9 8 (1.85%) Hedge funds
10 6 (1.39%) Fintech
10 6 (1.39%) iPad
10 6 (1.39%) Market Risk
10 6 (1.39%) Reinsurance
10 6 (1.39%) SWIFT
10 6 (1.39%) User Experience
11 5 (1.16%) Reference Data
12 4 (0.93%) Clustering
12 4 (0.93%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 26 (6.02%) Windows
2 11 (2.55%) Linux
3 8 (1.85%) Windows Server
4 7 (1.62%) Unix
5 5 (1.16%) Windows 7
6 4 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.69%) Android
7 3 (0.69%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.46%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.23%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (23.38%) Business Analysis
3 68 (15.74%) Stakeholder Management
4 38 (8.80%) Scrum
5 37 (8.56%) Project Management
6 36 (8.33%) User Stories
7 32 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
7 32 (7.41%) Use Case
8 29 (6.71%) Waterfall
9 27 (6.25%) Data Modelling
9 27 (6.25%) SDLC
10 23 (5.32%) ITIL
10 23 (5.32%) Migration
11 22 (5.09%) Target Operating Model
11 22 (5.09%) User Acceptance Testing
12 21 (4.86%) GAP Analysis
12 21 (4.86%) Test Scripting
13 20 (4.63%) Asset Management
14 19 (4.40%) Change Management
14 19 (4.40%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 56 (12.96%) SQL
2 10 (2.31%) T-SQL
3 9 (2.08%) Java
4 7 (1.62%) PowerShell
5 6 (1.39%) PL/SQL
5 6 (1.39%) Python
6 4 (0.93%) C#
6 4 (0.93%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 4 (0.93%) R
6 4 (0.93%) VB
7 3 (0.69%) C
8 2 (0.46%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.46%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.46%) Perl
9 1 (0.23%) COBOL
9 1 (0.23%) JCL
9 1 (0.23%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.23%) Ruby
9 1 (0.23%) Scala
9 1 (0.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 27 (6.25%) Degree
2 18 (4.17%) Security Cleared
3 14 (3.24%) SC Cleared
4 13 (3.01%) CISSP
5 9 (2.08%) ISEB
6 7 (1.62%) ISSAP
7 6 (1.39%) ISTQB
8 4 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (0.93%) SANS
9 3 (0.69%) CCNP
9 3 (0.69%) CISM
9 3 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.46%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (0.46%) CCSA
10 2 (0.46%) CCSE
10 2 (0.46%) CTC Cleared
10 2 (0.46%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 2 (0.46%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.46%) MCP
10 2 (0.46%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (9.72%) MiFID
2 21 (4.86%) QA
3 15 (3.47%) Dodd-Frank
4 14 (3.24%) Data Quality
5 11 (2.55%) EMIR
6 10 (2.31%) PMO
7 9 (2.08%) SEPA
8 5 (1.16%) FATCA
9 4 (0.93%) ISO20022
10 3 (0.69%) Basel III
10 3 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 3 (0.69%) PCI DSS
11 2 (0.46%) Basel II
11 2 (0.46%) ISO22301
11 2 (0.46%) ISO27002
11 2 (0.46%) ISO27005
11 2 (0.46%) SLA
12 1 (0.23%) Cyber Essentials
12 1 (0.23%) Disclosure Scotland
12 1 (0.23%) GDPR
System Software
1 12 (2.78%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.62%) Hyper-V
3 5 (1.16%) XenApp
4 4 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.69%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.46%) StorNext
6 2 (0.46%) Xsan
7 1 (0.23%) Docker
7 1 (0.23%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (1.39%) HP Quality Center
1 6 (1.39%) SCCM
2 4 (0.93%) Microsoft Clustering
2 4 (0.93%) SCOM
2 4 (0.93%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.46%) Puppet
3 2 (0.46%) Thomson Reuters DACS
4 1 (0.23%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (0.23%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.23%) SCOrch
4 1 (0.23%) SCSM
4 1 (0.23%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 54 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 17 (3.94%) Oracle
3 12 (2.78%) Tableau
4 10 (2.31%) SAP
5 9 (2.08%) Cisco
5 9 (2.08%) Guidewire
6 8 (1.85%) Adobe
6 8 (1.85%) HP
7 7 (1.62%) Citrix
8 6 (1.39%) Bloomberg
8 6 (1.39%) Google
8 6 (1.39%) Talend
9 5 (1.16%) IBM
9 5 (1.16%) MicroStrategy
9 5 (1.16%) ServiceNow
9 5 (1.16%) Symantec
10 4 (0.93%) Charles River
10 4 (0.93%) Informatica
10 4 (0.93%) Omniture
10 4 (0.93%) VMware
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