Period
to 17 June 2018

The median contractor rate for an Analyst was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 17 June 2018.

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
17 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 4 7
Rank change year-on-year -1 +3 -5
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 451 493 398
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 14.90% 21.07% 15.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.71% 22.35% 16.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 341 357 313
Surrey median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +8.11%
10th Percentile £200 £220 £195
90th Percentile £538 £538 £525
South East median daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +3.33% +3.45% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 22
Surrey median hourly rate £65.66 £16.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +310.39% - +1.59%
10th Percentile £20.65 £11.95 £10.69
90th Percentile £113.75 £18.15 £25.63
South East median hourly rate £14.05 £15.78 £15.00
% change year-on-year -10.95% +5.18% +3.45%

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 2,870 2,206 2,430
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.84% 94.27% 95.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,979 1,475 1,588
Surrey median daily rate £475 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £299 £260 £239
90th Percentile £595 £575 £575
South East median daily rate £425 £403 £400
% change year-on-year +5.46% +0.75% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 68 173
Surrey median hourly rate £22.50 £18.75 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -25.00% +38.89%
10th Percentile £11.17 £12.50 £11.25
90th Percentile £51.20 £47.50 £52.50
South East median hourly rate £18.44 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +5.36% -12.50% +16.89%

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 17 June 2018.

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 17 June 2018.

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 17 June 2018. 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
Reigate +3 86 £488 +21.88% 6
Sunbury-on-Thames -1 50 £408 +11.64% 1
Leatherhead +3 37 £375 -6.25% 1
Staines -12 37 £413 +34.69% 6
Epsom +1 25 £338 +200.00% 2
Redhill 0 23 £450 -10.00% 6
Weybridge -7 12 £388 +10.71%
Guildford -27 12 £425 +4.62% 5
Cobham - 6 £350 -
Woking +5 5 £250 -33.33% 3
Chertsey -1 4 £350 +64.71%
Egham -1 4 £325 - 1
Cranleigh - 4 £120 -
Camberley -4 3 - -
Dorking +1 2 £210 -56.17% 1
Tadworth 0 2 £243 -
Godalming - 1 - - 1
Analyst
South East

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

For the 6 months to 17 June 2018, 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.

1 165 (36.59%) Finance
2 107 (23.73%) SQL
3 99 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
4 89 (19.73%) Analytical Skills
5 82 (18.18%) Microsoft
6 73 (16.19%) Business Analysis
7 65 (14.41%) Windows
8 58 (12.86%) Degree
9 48 (10.64%) Stakeholder Management
10 47 (10.42%) Active Directory
11 46 (10.20%) Oracle
12 43 (9.53%) Microsoft Excel
13 41 (9.09%) Scrum
13 41 (9.09%) MS Visio
14 40 (8.87%) Relational Database
15 39 (8.65%) Problem-Solving
16 38 (8.43%) Unix
17 37 (8.20%) Microsoft Office
17 37 (8.20%) Data Analysis
18 34 (7.54%) Workflow
19 30 (6.65%) Test Automation
19 30 (6.65%) Migration
19 30 (6.65%) BPR
20 29 (6.43%) Project Management
20 29 (6.43%) Analytics
20 29 (6.43%) Wireframes
21 28 (6.21%) Business Intelligence
21 28 (6.21%) Waterfall
22 27 (5.99%) Business Process Analysis
23 26 (5.76%) GDPR

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 8 (1.77%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.33%) JBoss
2 6 (1.33%) MS Exchange
3 5 (1.11%) Confluence
4 4 (0.89%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (0.89%) IIS
4 4 (0.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (0.89%) WildFly
5 2 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.44%) CMS
5 2 (0.44%) SAS
5 2 (0.44%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.22%) Documentum
6 1 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.22%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 43 (9.53%) Microsoft Excel
2 41 (9.09%) MS Visio
3 37 (8.20%) Microsoft Office
4 23 (5.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 7 (1.55%) Microsoft Project
6 5 (1.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 5 (1.11%) InDesign
6 5 (1.11%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (1.33%) assyst
2 4 (0.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.67%) SAP HR
3 3 (0.67%) SAP S/4HANA
4 2 (0.44%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (0.44%) Exstream
4 2 (0.44%) Global One
4 2 (0.44%) PlanetPress Connect
5 1 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.22%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.22%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.22%) SAP FSCM
5 1 (0.22%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.22%) SAP PM
5 1 (0.22%) SAP PP
5 1 (0.22%) SAP Retail
5 1 (0.22%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.22%) SessionCam
5 1 (0.22%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 20 (4.43%) Office 365
2 12 (2.66%) IBM Blueworks
3 4 (0.89%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.89%) Dynamics 365
3 4 (0.89%) SaaS
3 4 (0.89%) Slack
3 4 (0.89%) Trello
4 3 (0.67%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.22%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.22%) Google Play
5 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.22%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.22%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 21 (4.66%) LAN
1 21 (4.66%) WAN
2 19 (4.21%) Firewall
3 18 (3.99%) Internet
4 13 (2.88%) VPN
4 13 (2.88%) Wi-Fi
5 12 (2.66%) IPsec
5 12 (2.66%) SSL
6 11 (2.44%) Network Security
7 10 (2.22%) DNS
7 10 (2.22%) TCP/IP
8 8 (1.77%) Cisco Nexus
9 7 (1.55%) Intranet
10 5 (1.11%) Skype
10 5 (1.11%) Wireless
11 4 (0.89%) IP Telephony
11 4 (0.89%) SSH
11 4 (0.89%) VoIP
12 2 (0.44%) DHCP
12 2 (0.44%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (8.87%) Relational Database
2 18 (3.99%) SQL Server
3 14 (3.10%) Power BI
4 13 (2.88%) Big Data
5 10 (2.22%) BusinessObjects
6 9 (2.00%) Data Lake
7 8 (1.77%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (1.77%) SAP BW
8 5 (1.11%) Data Mining
8 5 (1.11%) Qlik Sense
8 5 (1.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (0.89%) Geospatial Data
10 3 (0.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 3 (0.67%) MySQL
10 3 (0.67%) OLAP
10 3 (0.67%) OLAP Cube
10 3 (0.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.44%) DTS
11 2 (0.44%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 16 (3.55%) Selenium
2 14 (3.10%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (2.44%) SoapUI
4 10 (2.22%) Visual Studio
5 9 (2.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 8 (1.77%) JIRA
6 8 (1.77%) SpecFlow
7 6 (1.33%) Axure RP
7 6 (1.33%) Protractor
7 6 (1.33%) TeamCity
7 6 (1.33%) WebDriver
8 4 (0.89%) Cucumber
8 4 (0.89%) LSMW
9 3 (0.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 2 (0.44%) JUnit
11 1 (0.22%) ClearQuest
11 1 (0.22%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.22%) HP UFT
11 1 (0.22%) Oracle APEX
11 1 (0.22%) TestNG
General
1 165 (36.59%) Finance
2 23 (5.10%) Banking
3 10 (2.22%) Billing
3 10 (2.22%) Retail
4 8 (1.77%) Pharmaceutical
5 7 (1.55%) Manufacturing
6 6 (1.33%) Legal
7 5 (1.11%) Back Office
8 4 (0.89%) Advertising
8 4 (0.89%) Publishing
8 4 (0.89%) Retail Banking
8 4 (0.89%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.44%) Law
9 2 (0.44%) Marketing
10 1 (0.22%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.22%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (4.21%) XML
2 17 (3.77%) Web Services
3 8 (1.77%) Middleware
4 7 (1.55%) .NET
5 4 (0.89%) Gherkin
5 4 (0.89%) IDoc
5 4 (0.89%) LDAP
5 4 (0.89%) SOAP
6 3 (0.67%) AngularJS
6 3 (0.67%) XSLT
7 2 (0.44%) HTML
7 2 (0.44%) JSON
7 2 (0.44%) REST
7 2 (0.44%) RESTful
7 2 (0.44%) Spring
8 1 (0.22%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.22%) Drools
8 1 (0.22%) J2EE
8 1 (0.22%) JSP
8 1 (0.22%) Spring Batch
Miscellaneous
1 89 (19.73%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (4.43%) Management Information System
3 10 (2.22%) User Experience
4 9 (2.00%) Self-Motivation
4 9 (2.00%) Smart Meter
4 9 (2.00%) Video Conferencing
5 8 (1.77%) Computer Science
6 7 (1.55%) Client/Server
6 7 (1.55%) PKI
7 5 (1.11%) Virtual Team
8 4 (0.89%) Cyberthreat
8 4 (0.89%) Mobile Computing
8 4 (0.89%) Smartphone
9 3 (0.67%) Data Structures
9 3 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.67%) IVR
9 3 (0.67%) Mobile App
9 3 (0.67%) NHS
10 2 (0.44%) Enterprise Cloud
10 2 (0.44%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 65 (14.41%) Windows
2 38 (8.43%) Unix
3 20 (4.43%) Windows 7
4 14 (3.10%) Linux
5 13 (2.88%) Windows 10
6 10 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (2.00%) Windows Server
8 6 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (0.89%) Apple iOS
9 4 (0.89%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (0.67%) Android
10 3 (0.67%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.44%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (16.19%) Business Analysis
3 48 (10.64%) Stakeholder Management
4 41 (9.09%) Scrum
5 39 (8.65%) Problem-Solving
6 37 (8.20%) Data Analysis
7 34 (7.54%) Workflow
8 30 (6.65%) BPR
8 30 (6.65%) Migration
8 30 (6.65%) Test Automation
9 29 (6.43%) Analytics
9 29 (6.43%) Project Management
9 29 (6.43%) Wireframes
10 28 (6.21%) Business Intelligence
10 28 (6.21%) Waterfall
11 27 (5.99%) Business Process Analysis
12 24 (5.32%) Systems Analysis
12 24 (5.32%) Use Case
13 23 (5.10%) Data Modelling
14 22 (4.88%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 107 (23.73%) SQL
2 26 (5.76%) Java
3 14 (3.10%) C#
3 14 (3.10%) JavaScript
4 10 (2.22%) PL/SQL
5 9 (2.00%) Python
6 8 (1.77%) PowerShell
6 8 (1.77%) T-SQL
7 3 (0.67%) Bash Shell
7 3 (0.67%) VBA
8 2 (0.44%) Perl
8 2 (0.44%) R
8 2 (0.44%) Ruby
8 2 (0.44%) VB
8 2 (0.44%) VBScript
9 1 (0.22%) C
9 1 (0.22%) COBOL
9 1 (0.22%) Java 8
9 1 (0.22%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.22%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 58 (12.86%) Degree
2 15 (3.33%) Security Cleared
3 14 (3.10%) SC Cleared
4 13 (2.88%) ISEB
5 10 (2.22%) ISTQB
5 10 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (2.00%) MCSE
7 7 (1.55%) Computer Science Degree
7 7 (1.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 5 (1.11%) CISSP
9 4 (0.89%) CRISC
10 3 (0.67%) CISM
10 3 (0.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 3 (0.67%) MCDST
10 3 (0.67%) MCSA
10 3 (0.67%) MOS
10 3 (0.67%) PMP
10 3 (0.67%) SSCP
10 3 (0.67%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (0.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (5.76%) GDPR
2 23 (5.10%) SLA
3 22 (4.88%) QA
4 20 (4.43%) PMO
5 9 (2.00%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.22%) COBIT
6 1 (0.22%) GAMP
6 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.22%) MiFID
6 1 (0.22%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 47 (10.42%) Active Directory
2 14 (3.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (2.88%) Virtual Desktop
4 10 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (1.11%) Hyper-V
5 5 (1.11%) vSphere
5 5 (1.11%) XenApp
5 5 (1.11%) XenDesktop
6 4 (0.89%) KVM
7 1 (0.22%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 20 (4.43%) SCCM
2 8 (1.77%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (1.55%) NetBackup
4 5 (1.11%) WSUS
5 4 (0.89%) Malwarebytes
5 4 (0.89%) QRadar
6 3 (0.67%) MIIS
7 2 (0.44%) HP ALM
7 2 (0.44%) Mesos
7 2 (0.44%) Nagios
8 1 (0.22%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.22%) Ansible
8 1 (0.22%) SCOM
8 1 (0.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.22%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 82 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 46 (10.20%) Oracle
3 22 (4.88%) Citrix
4 21 (4.66%) SAP
5 16 (3.55%) VMware
6 13 (2.88%) CheckPoint
6 13 (2.88%) HP
6 13 (2.88%) Palo Alto
7 12 (2.66%) Aruba
7 12 (2.66%) Cisco
7 12 (2.66%) IBM
7 12 (2.66%) Qualys
8 11 (2.44%) Workday
9 10 (2.22%) Juniper
10 8 (1.77%) Tableau
11 7 (1.55%) Apple
11 7 (1.55%) McAfee
11 7 (1.55%) ServiceNow
11 7 (1.55%) Veritas
12 6 (1.33%) Wyse