Period
to 11 July 2020

The median contractor rate for a Senior Analyst was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 11 July 2020.

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
England > London
6 months to
11 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 294 338 280
Rank change year-on-year +44 -58 -24
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 104 287 422
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.59% 0.69% 0.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.74% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 200 321
Median daily rate £475 £500 £496
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +0.81% -0.80%
10th Percentile £309 £325 £325
90th Percentile £642 £713 £650
England median daily rate £433 £450 £450
% change year-on-year -3.85% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 4
Median hourly rate £35.00 £43.50 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.54% +132.62% -40.16%
England median hourly rate £20.39 £37.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year -45.63% +74.42% -30.65%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Contract vacancies in London with a recognized job title 16,377 39,045 44,059
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.41% 94.25% 94.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,257 27,943 31,875
Median daily rate £510 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £313 £319 £313
90th Percentile £700 £675 £675
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 285 516 668
Median hourly rate £35.00 £21.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.67% -2.33% -
10th Percentile £15.25 £12.50 £13.09
90th Percentile £54.60 £56.00 £51.63
Median hourly rate £22.67 £20.00 £18.70
% change year-on-year +13.36% +6.95% -

Senior Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Analyst in London

Senior Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Senior Analyst in London.

Daily rate trend for Senior Analyst in London

Senior Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Senior Analyst in London over the 6 months to 11 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Senior Analyst in London

Senior Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Senior Analyst in London.

Hourly rate trend for Senior Analyst in London

Senior Analyst
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Senior Analyst in London over the 6 months to 11 July 2020.

Hourly rate histogram 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 6 months to 11 July 2020. 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
Central London +88 18 £450 -10.00% 7
West London +46 1 £375 -18.92%
East London +40 1 £416 -7.56% 1
Senior Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 11 July 2020, Senior Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the London region featuring Senior Analyst in the job title.

1 31 (29.81%) Finance
2 22 (21.15%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (21.15%) Business Analysis
3 16 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (15.38%) User Stories
3 16 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (14.42%) SQL
4 15 (14.42%) Security Cleared
5 14 (13.46%) Microsoft
6 13 (12.50%) Banking
6 13 (12.50%) SC Cleared
6 13 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
6 13 (12.50%) Project Delivery
7 12 (11.54%) Marketing
8 10 (9.62%) Microsoft Office
8 10 (9.62%) Microsoft Excel
8 10 (9.62%) Analytics
8 10 (9.62%) Translating Business Requirements
9 9 (8.65%) Windows
9 9 (8.65%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (8.65%) QA
10 8 (7.69%) Dynamics 365
10 8 (7.69%) Virtual Team
11 7 (6.73%) Data Quality
11 7 (6.73%) Public Sector
11 7 (6.73%) Azure
11 7 (6.73%) Legal
11 7 (6.73%) Change Management
12 6 (5.77%) Project Management
12 6 (5.77%) CRM

Senior 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 (3.85%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.88%) Confluence
3 1 (0.96%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (0.96%) Alfresco
3 1 (0.96%) CMS
3 1 (0.96%) Documentum
3 1 (0.96%) FileNet
3 1 (0.96%) OnBase
3 1 (0.96%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (9.62%) Microsoft Excel
1 10 (9.62%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (3.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.92%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.96%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (4.81%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (2.88%) SAP SD
3 2 (1.92%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.96%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.69%) Dynamics 365
2 7 (6.73%) Azure
3 4 (3.85%) Power Platform
4 3 (2.88%) Office 365
5 2 (1.92%) AWS
5 2 (1.92%) SaaS
6 1 (0.96%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.96%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.88%) LAN
2 1 (0.96%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.81%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.85%) Power BI
3 2 (1.92%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.92%) Hadoop
3 2 (1.92%) QlikView
4 1 (0.96%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (0.96%) Big Data
4 1 (0.96%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.96%) DB2
4 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (0.96%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.96%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.96%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (2.88%) JIRA
2 2 (1.92%) Cucumber
2 2 (1.92%) Selenium
General
1 31 (29.81%) Finance
2 13 (12.50%) Banking
3 12 (11.54%) Marketing
4 7 (6.73%) Legal
4 7 (6.73%) Public Sector
5 5 (4.81%) Billing
5 5 (4.81%) Front Office
6 3 (2.88%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.92%) Advertising
7 2 (1.92%) Back Office
8 1 (0.96%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.96%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.96%) Local Government
8 1 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.96%) Publishing
8 1 (0.96%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.92%) FIX Protocol
1 2 (1.92%) JSON
2 1 (0.96%) .NET
2 1 (0.96%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.69%) Virtual Team
3 5 (4.81%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (4.81%) User Experience
4 3 (2.88%) Derivative
4 3 (2.88%) NHS
5 2 (1.92%) Analytical Mindset
5 2 (1.92%) Credit Risk
5 2 (1.92%) Fixed Income
5 2 (1.92%) FMCG
5 2 (1.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (1.92%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (1.92%) Market Risk
6 1 (0.96%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.96%) CUDA
6 1 (0.96%) Cyber Defence
6 1 (0.96%) Cyberattack
6 1 (0.96%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.96%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.96%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.65%) Windows
2 3 (2.88%) Apple iOS
2 3 (2.88%) Mac OS X
2 3 (2.88%) Windows 10
2 3 (2.88%) Windows Server 2016
3 2 (1.92%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (1.92%) Windows Server 2019
4 1 (0.96%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (21.15%) Agile Software Development
1 22 (21.15%) Business Analysis
2 16 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
2 16 (15.38%) User Stories
3 13 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
3 13 (12.50%) Project Delivery
4 10 (9.62%) Analytics
4 10 (9.62%) Translating Business Requirements
5 9 (8.65%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (6.73%) Change Management
7 6 (5.77%) CRM
7 6 (5.77%) Project Management
7 6 (5.77%) Requirements Gathering
7 6 (5.77%) Visualisation
8 5 (4.81%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (4.81%) Data Science
8 5 (4.81%) Decision-Making
8 5 (4.81%) Defect Management
8 5 (4.81%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 5 (4.81%) Resilience Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (14.42%) SQL
2 5 (4.81%) Python
2 5 (4.81%) VBA
3 4 (3.85%) R
4 3 (2.88%) C#
5 2 (1.92%) C
5 2 (1.92%) Java
6 1 (0.96%) C++
6 1 (0.96%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.96%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (14.42%) Security Cleared
2 13 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 6 (5.77%) Degree
4 4 (3.85%) CompTIA Security+
5 3 (2.88%) A+ Certification
5 3 (2.88%) CISSP
5 3 (2.88%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (0.96%) CEH
6 1 (0.96%) CISM
6 1 (0.96%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.96%) IIBA
6 1 (0.96%) ISEB
6 1 (0.96%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.96%) PhD
6 1 (0.96%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.65%) QA
2 7 (6.73%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.92%) PMO
3 2 (1.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.96%) EMIR
4 1 (0.96%) GDPR
4 1 (0.96%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (0.96%) IFRS
System Software
1 1 (0.96%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.96%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (0.96%) Virtual Desktop
1 1 (0.96%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (1.92%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.96%) CSIRT
2 1 (0.96%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (0.96%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 14 (13.46%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.81%) HP
2 5 (4.81%) Tableau
3 4 (3.85%) Bloomberg
3 4 (3.85%) Oracle
3 4 (3.85%) ServiceNow
4 3 (2.88%) Dell
4 3 (2.88%) Remedy
4 3 (2.88%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (2.88%) SAP
4 3 (2.88%) Teradata
4 3 (2.88%) Xerox
5 2 (1.92%) IBM
5 2 (1.92%) ION Trading
5 2 (1.92%) Palo Alto
5 2 (1.92%) Qualys
5 2 (1.92%) Splunk
6 1 (0.96%) Concur
6 1 (0.96%) Pega
6 1 (0.96%) Trayport