Period
to 27 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Functional Analyst was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 27 July 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 > South East
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 359 385 382
Rank change year-on-year +26 -3 -30
Contract jobs requiring a Functional Analyst 9 6 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.056% 0.032% 0.077%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.059% 0.034% 0.081%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 11
South East median daily rate £475 £351 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.23% +0.36% -16.17%
10th Percentile £399 £255 £275
90th Percentile £538 £439 £450
England median daily rate £425 £350 £388
% change year-on-year +21.43% -9.68% -8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £43.00 -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 15191 17661 18571
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 94.44% 95.02% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 8747 10686 10488
South East median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £243 £235 £227
90th Percentile £550 £545 £525
England median daily rate £440 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 717 755 889
South East median hourly rate £17.77 £19.61 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.38% +12.06% +2.94%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.43 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.30 £43.90
England median hourly rate £18.35 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -3.42% +8.57% +2.94%

Functional Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings that featured Functional Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Functional Analyst in the South East

Functional Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Functional Analyst in the South East

Functional Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Functional Analyst in the South East over the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Functional Analyst in the South East

Functional Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Functional Analyst in the South East

Functional Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 27 July 2017. 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
Thames Valley -1 6 £525 +50.00%
Berkshire +34 3 £525 +23.53%
Buckinghamshire -18 3 - -
Surrey +2 1 £525 - 1
Hampshire - 1 £398 -
Functional Analyst
England

Functional Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 South East region featuring Functional Analyst in the job title.

1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Migration
2 3 (33.33%) Ariba
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) SAP
2 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 3 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 3 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (22.22%) Indirect Procurement
3 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
3 2 (22.22%) Functional Testing
3 2 (22.22%) SAP Implementation
3 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle
3 2 (22.22%) SAP Certification
4 1 (11.11%) Banking
4 1 (11.11%) General Ledger
4 1 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (11.11%) Quality Management
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) E-business
4 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (11.11%) DB2
4 1 (11.11%) VBA
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel

Functional Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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:

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (11.11%) NetSuite
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle FAH
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (11.11%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) PaaS
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) DB2
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) General Ledger
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (33.33%) Data Migration
1 3 (33.33%) Migration
1 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Functional Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Indirect Procurement
2 2 (22.22%) SAP Implementation
2 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
3 1 (11.11%) Change Management
3 1 (11.11%) CRM
3 1 (11.11%) E-business
3 1 (11.11%) ERP
3 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
3 1 (11.11%) Quality Management
3 1 (11.11%) Single Customer View
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
3 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
1 2 (22.22%) SAP Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Ariba
1 3 (33.33%) SAP
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) HP
3 1 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (11.11%) Siebel