The median contractor rate for a Strategy Analyst was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 30 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.

Strategy Analyst
England / London
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 396 423 413
Rank change year-on-year +27 -10  
Contract jobs requiring a Strategy Analyst 4 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.020% 0.049% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.051% 0.034%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 6
Median daily rate £400 £425 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% -20.93%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - £425 £290
% change year-on-year - +46.55%  
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 18684 21436 20340
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.82% 95.00% 94.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 13292 15400 14048
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 £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 237 285 370
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 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -7.89% +11.76%  

Strategy Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Strategy Analyst in London

Strategy Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Strategy Analyst in London

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, Strategy 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 Strategy Analyst in the job title.

1 5 (62.50%) Data Modelling
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) SAS
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) Unix
2 3 (37.50%) Tivoli
2 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (37.50%) Teradata
2 3 (37.50%) Credit Risk
2 3 (37.50%) Banking
2 3 (37.50%) Analytics
2 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (25.00%) ServiceNow
3 2 (25.00%) Data Quality
3 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Product Management
3 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (25.00%) Middleware
3 2 (25.00%) Benchmarking
3 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (25.00%) Investment Banking
3 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) ITSM
3 2 (25.00%) Risk Analytics
3 2 (25.00%) Knowledge Discovery
4 1 (12.50%) Economics
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint

Strategy 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 3 (37.50%) SAS
2 1 (12.50%) Apache Pig
2 1 (12.50%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (12.50%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (12.50%) Apache Hive
2 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
2 1 (12.50%) Impala
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Banking
3 2 (25.00%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (37.50%) Credit Risk
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Data Modelling
2 3 (37.50%) Analytics
2 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (25.00%) Benchmarking
3 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) ITSM
3 2 (25.00%) Knowledge Discovery
3 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Product Management
3 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (25.00%) Risk Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Data Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Economics
4 1 (12.50%) Operations Research
4 1 (12.50%) Project Governance
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
1 3 (37.50%) Teradata
2 2 (25.00%) ServiceNow
3 1 (12.50%) SAP