Period
to 18 November 2019

The median contractor rate for an Analyst was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 18 November 2019.

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.

Analyst
South East > Surrey
6 months to
18 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 6 4 4
Rank change year-on-year -2 0 +1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 325 512 470
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 15.86% 16.02% 17.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.03% 16.93% 17.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 395 354
Surrey median daily rate £425 £425 £425
10th Percentile £263 £263 £192
90th Percentile £538 £538 £525
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 11
Surrey median hourly rate £15.50 £21.20 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.89% +32.50% -13.51%
10th Percentile £11.15 £15.00 £10.16
90th Percentile £22.10 £38.75 £22.25
South East median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year +10.34% -9.38% +6.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey. 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
Surrey
Contract vacancies in Surrey with a recognized job title 1,908 3,024 2,625
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.12% 94.59% 95.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,331 2,143 1,842
Surrey median daily rate £450 £468 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.74% +5.35% +4.41%
10th Percentile £263 £301 £263
90th Percentile £638 £600 £575
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +2.94% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 74 92
Surrey median hourly rate £17.75 £37.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.67% +120.59% -28.42%
10th Percentile £11.08 £13.15 £11.78
90th Percentile £52.28 £51.00 £47.80
South East median hourly rate £21.76 £20.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +6.15% +13.89% -7.54%

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Surrey

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analyst in Surrey

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Surrey over the 6 months to 18 November 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analyst in Surrey

Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analyst in Surrey

Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Surrey over the 6 months to 18 November 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Analyst in Surrey

Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 18 November 2019. 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
Sunbury-on-Thames -4 62 £390 -0.64% 1
Staines +4 42 £460 +22.67% 1
Guildford +21 25 £425 +9.68% 10
Epsom +11 23 £388 +23.02% 3
Reigate -9 19 £525 +12.30% 1
Egham +3 12 £450 +12.50% 1
Tadworth -1 11 £475 -
Camberley +1 10 £448 -14.76% 1
Redhill 0 10 £425 -5.56% 9
Weybridge +5 9 £420 -23.64% 2
Leatherhead -12 7 £130 -65.33% 1
Woking -10 5 £178 +24.56% 4
Chertsey +4 4 £275 -21.43% 3
Esher +4 2 £140 -73.33%
Horley 0 1 £288 -17.86%
Cobham -3 1 £600 +67.60%
Farnham - 1 £115 - 2
Analyst
South East

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 18 November 2019, 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 Surrey region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 105 (32.31%) Finance
2 78 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
3 67 (20.62%) Microsoft
4 60 (18.46%) Agile Software Development
5 49 (15.08%) SAP
6 48 (14.77%) SQL
7 43 (13.23%) Windows
7 43 (13.23%) Stakeholder Management
8 39 (12.00%) Migration
8 39 (12.00%) Microsoft Office
9 36 (11.08%) Data Analysis
10 33 (10.15%) Analytics
10 33 (10.15%) Information Security
11 32 (9.85%) Business Analysis
12 29 (8.92%) Microsoft Excel
13 27 (8.31%) Business Intelligence
13 27 (8.31%) Data Migration
14 23 (7.08%) ITIL
15 22 (6.77%) Python
15 22 (6.77%) Scrum
15 22 (6.77%) Power BI
15 22 (6.77%) Power Platform
16 21 (6.46%) Banking
16 21 (6.46%) Active Directory
16 21 (6.46%) JIRA
17 20 (6.15%) User Stories
18 19 (5.85%) Cybersecurity
18 19 (5.85%) Test Scripting
18 19 (5.85%) User Acceptance Testing
18 19 (5.85%) Problem-Solving

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 16 (4.92%) Confluence
2 11 (3.38%) SharePoint
3 6 (1.85%) IIS
3 6 (1.85%) MS Exchange
4 5 (1.54%) Apache Spark
4 5 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (0.92%) CMS
6 2 (0.62%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.31%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.31%) SAS
7 1 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.31%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.31%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 39 (12.00%) Microsoft Office
2 29 (8.92%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (4.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 12 (3.69%) Microsoft Project
5 11 (3.38%) MS Visio
6 10 (3.08%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (1.23%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 12 (3.69%) SAP MDG
2 11 (3.38%) SAP HR
3 9 (2.77%) Dynamics CRM
4 8 (2.46%) SAP S/4HANA
5 7 (2.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 6 (1.85%) assyst
6 6 (1.85%) SAP FI
7 4 (1.23%) SAP CO
7 4 (1.23%) SAP FI/CO
7 4 (1.23%) SAP Payroll
8 3 (0.92%) Oracle General Ledger
8 3 (0.92%) SAP IBP
9 2 (0.62%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 2 (0.62%) Oracle EBS
9 2 (0.62%) Oracle ERP
9 2 (0.62%) SAP PS
9 2 (0.62%) SAP SD
9 2 (0.62%) Unit4 Business World
10 1 (0.31%) PeopleSoft Financials
10 1 (0.31%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 22 (6.77%) Power Platform
2 17 (5.23%) Office 365
3 13 (4.00%) Azure
4 11 (3.38%) Dynamics 365
5 10 (3.08%) SuccessFactors
6 6 (1.85%) Adobe Analytics
7 5 (1.54%) AWS
7 5 (1.54%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.62%) IBM Blueworks
8 2 (0.62%) PowerApps
9 1 (0.31%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Flow
9 1 (0.31%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.31%) npm
9 1 (0.31%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.38%) Firewall
2 9 (2.77%) HTTP
2 9 (2.77%) HTTPS
2 9 (2.77%) Internet
2 9 (2.77%) SMTP
3 6 (1.85%) TCP/IP
4 5 (1.54%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (0.92%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (0.92%) Cisco Firepower
5 3 (0.92%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (0.92%) VoIP
6 2 (0.62%) BIG-IP
6 2 (0.62%) Cisco IPT
6 2 (0.62%) Cisco ISE
6 2 (0.62%) Intranet
6 2 (0.62%) IP Telephony
6 2 (0.62%) LAN
6 2 (0.62%) WAN
6 2 (0.62%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (0.62%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (6.77%) Power BI
2 18 (5.54%) SQL Server
3 12 (3.69%) Relational Database
4 8 (2.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (2.15%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (1.85%) Hadoop
6 6 (1.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (1.54%) HDInsight
7 5 (1.54%) MS Access
7 5 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (1.23%) Oracle Database
9 3 (0.92%) Data Mining
9 3 (0.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 3 (0.92%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.62%) Data Lake
10 2 (0.62%) DTS
10 2 (0.62%) Essbase
10 2 (0.62%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.31%) GIS
11 1 (0.31%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 21 (6.46%) JIRA
2 9 (2.77%) Selenium
3 6 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (1.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 4 (1.23%) Jenkins
5 4 (1.23%) Visual Studio Team System
6 3 (0.92%) SoapUI
6 3 (0.92%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.31%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.31%) Grunt
7 1 (0.31%) gulp
7 1 (0.31%) JMeter
7 1 (0.31%) LSMW
7 1 (0.31%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.31%) Ranorex
7 1 (0.31%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.31%) TestDirector
7 1 (0.31%) WebDriver
General
1 105 (32.31%) Finance
2 21 (6.46%) Banking
3 11 (3.38%) Advertising
4 10 (3.08%) Marketing
5 8 (2.46%) Pharmaceutical
6 7 (2.15%) Public Sector
7 6 (1.85%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.54%) Legal
9 4 (1.23%) Billing
10 3 (0.92%) Automotive
10 3 (0.92%) Back Office
10 3 (0.92%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.92%) General Ledger
10 3 (0.92%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.92%) Retail
11 2 (0.62%) Front Office
11 2 (0.62%) Publishing
12 1 (0.31%) Portuguese Language
12 1 (0.31%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (3.38%) .NET
2 9 (2.77%) HTML
3 8 (2.46%) JSON
4 7 (2.15%) XML
5 6 (1.85%) AngularJS
5 6 (1.85%) React
6 4 (1.23%) MDX
7 3 (0.92%) REST
7 3 (0.92%) SOAP
7 3 (0.92%) XML Messaging
8 2 (0.62%) EDI
9 1 (0.31%) ADO
9 1 (0.31%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 78 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (5.54%) Management Information System
3 9 (2.77%) Reference Data
4 8 (2.46%) Data Structures
5 7 (2.15%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 6 (1.85%) Cyberthreat
6 6 (1.85%) Self-Motivation
7 5 (1.54%) Analytical Mindset
7 5 (1.54%) Cyber Defence
7 5 (1.54%) Virtual Team
8 4 (1.23%) NHS
8 4 (1.23%) Smart Home
8 4 (1.23%) Smartphone
9 3 (0.92%) Cyberattack
10 2 (0.62%) Blackberry
10 2 (0.62%) Cyber Kill Chain
10 2 (0.62%) Driving Licence
10 2 (0.62%) Online Banking
10 2 (0.62%) SWIFT
10 2 (0.62%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 43 (13.23%) Windows
2 14 (4.31%) Linux
2 14 (4.31%) Windows 7
3 12 (3.69%) Windows 10
4 6 (1.85%) Windows Server
5 5 (1.54%) Android
5 5 (1.54%) Unix
5 5 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.92%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.62%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.31%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (18.46%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (13.23%) Stakeholder Management
3 39 (12.00%) Migration
4 36 (11.08%) Data Analysis
5 33 (10.15%) Analytics
5 33 (10.15%) Information Security
6 32 (9.85%) Business Analysis
7 27 (8.31%) Business Intelligence
7 27 (8.31%) Data Migration
8 23 (7.08%) ITIL
9 22 (6.77%) Scrum
10 20 (6.15%) User Stories
11 19 (5.85%) Cybersecurity
11 19 (5.85%) Problem-Solving
11 19 (5.85%) Test Scripting
11 19 (5.85%) User Acceptance Testing
12 18 (5.54%) CRM
13 17 (5.23%) Asset Management
13 17 (5.23%) DevOps
13 17 (5.23%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (14.77%) SQL
2 22 (6.77%) Python
3 15 (4.62%) JavaScript
4 11 (3.38%) C#
4 11 (3.38%) PowerShell
5 9 (2.77%) Bash Shell
5 9 (2.77%) Java
6 7 (2.15%) R
7 6 (1.85%) T-SQL
8 5 (1.54%) C
8 5 (1.54%) VBA
9 4 (1.23%) VB
10 2 (0.62%) C++
10 2 (0.62%) VBScript
11 1 (0.31%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 1 (0.31%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 14 (4.31%) CISSP
2 13 (4.00%) CISA
3 12 (3.69%) CISM
4 11 (3.38%) Degree
5 9 (2.77%) ISEB
6 5 (1.54%) IIBA
6 5 (1.54%) Security Cleared
7 4 (1.23%) CompTIA Security+
7 4 (1.23%) GCFA
7 4 (1.23%) GCIA
7 4 (1.23%) GCIH
7 4 (1.23%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
7 4 (1.23%) ISTQB
7 4 (1.23%) Network+ Certification
7 4 (1.23%) OSCP
7 4 (1.23%) PMI Certification
7 4 (1.23%) PMP
7 4 (1.23%) SSCP
8 3 (0.92%) IISP
8 3 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.92%) Data Quality
2 14 (4.31%) QA
3 13 (4.00%) PMO
3 13 (4.00%) SLA
4 10 (3.08%) GDPR
5 6 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 4 (1.23%) ISO 9000
6 4 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 4 (1.23%) NIST
7 2 (0.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.31%) COBIT
8 1 (0.31%) COSO
8 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27005
8 1 (0.31%) ITGC
8 1 (0.31%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.31%) PSD2
System Software
1 21 (6.46%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.62%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.31%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.31%) XenApp
3 1 (0.31%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (1.23%) Cisco CUCM
1 4 (1.23%) Cisco UCCX
1 4 (1.23%) CSIRT
2 3 (0.92%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (0.92%) SCCM
3 2 (0.62%) AirWatch
3 2 (0.62%) EnCase
3 2 (0.62%) FTK
4 1 (0.31%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 67 (20.62%) Microsoft
2 49 (15.08%) SAP
3 17 (5.23%) Oracle
4 14 (4.31%) ServiceNow
5 9 (2.77%) Cisco
6 8 (2.46%) Cognos
6 8 (2.46%) IBM
7 6 (1.85%) Adobe
7 6 (1.85%) Ivanti
7 6 (1.85%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (1.54%) Ensighten
8 5 (1.54%) Google
8 5 (1.54%) Informatica
8 5 (1.54%) McAfee
8 5 (1.54%) Minitab
8 5 (1.54%) Tealium
9 4 (1.23%) Bloomberg
9 4 (1.23%) Darktrace
9 4 (1.23%) Juniper
10 3 (0.92%) Citrix