Period
to 27 January 2021

The median contractor rate for an Analyst was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 27 January 2021.

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
27 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 4 6 4
Rank change year-on-year +2 -2 0
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 80 266 433
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Surrey 16.77% 15.56% 14.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.78% 16.64% 15.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 210 325
Median daily rate £425 £420 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% -6.67% +5.88%
10th Percentile £153 £184 £213
90th Percentile £569 £525 £575
South East median daily rate £390 £400 £390
% change year-on-year -2.50% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 10
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.25 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.92% -11.59% +23.21%
10th Percentile £12.26 £11.13 £14.80
90th Percentile £41.90 £23.25 £38.75
South East median hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £14.05
% change year-on-year -6.25% +13.88% -6.33%

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 450 1,599 2,838
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.34% 93.56% 94.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 286 1,162 2,044
Median daily rate £425 £452 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.92% -4.89% +5.56%
10th Percentile £200 £255 £300
90th Percentile £616 £625 £607
South East median daily rate £448 £438 £434
% change year-on-year +2.29% +0.72% +3.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 45 65
Median hourly rate £37.50 £17.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +114.29% -30.00% +36.99%
10th Percentile £12.09 £11.10 £12.70
90th Percentile £60.25 £51.75 £51.15
Median hourly rate £24.50 £18.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +32.43% -7.50% +14.29%

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Surrey

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Daily rate trend for Analyst in Surrey

Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Analyst in Surrey over the 6 months to 27 January 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Analyst in Surrey

Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Hourly rate trend for Analyst in Surrey

Analyst
Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Analyst in Surrey over the 6 months to 27 January 2021.

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 27 January 2021. 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
Guildford 0 10 £450 +12.50% 3
Redhill +2 6 £105 -72.13%
Woking +13 3 £155 -12.68% 6
Sunbury-on-Thames -5 3 £520 +31.31%
Staines -5 3 £400 -15.79%
Reigate +12 1 £155 -64.57% 4
Leatherhead +3 1 £209 +60.38% 1
Epsom +2 1 £325 -15.58%
Chertsey +2 1 £400 -9.86%
Esher 0 1 £325 +124.14%
Analyst
South East

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 2021, 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 26 (32.50%) Cybersecurity
2 25 (31.25%) SC Cleared
2 25 (31.25%) Security Cleared
3 24 (30.00%) SIEM
3 24 (30.00%) Cisco
4 22 (27.50%) Internet
4 22 (27.50%) Firewall
4 22 (27.50%) Fortinet
4 22 (27.50%) Security Operations
5 21 (26.25%) NCSC
5 21 (26.25%) NIST
5 21 (26.25%) Network Security
5 21 (26.25%) LogRhythm
5 21 (26.25%) Palo Alto
5 21 (26.25%) Splunk
5 21 (26.25%) Security Operations Centre
6 15 (18.75%) Finance
7 12 (15.00%) Windows
8 11 (13.75%) ITIL
9 10 (12.50%) Microsoft
9 10 (12.50%) Business Analysis
10 9 (11.25%) Active Directory
10 9 (11.25%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (11.25%) Problem-Solving
11 8 (10.00%) Windows 10
11 8 (10.00%) Analytics
11 8 (10.00%) SAP
11 8 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (8.75%) Microsoft Office
13 6 (7.50%) User Stories

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 3 (3.75%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 3 (3.75%) Confluence
2 1 (1.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (8.75%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (7.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (2.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (2.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.75%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (1.25%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (1.25%) OPENHousing
2 1 (1.25%) SAP GTS
2 1 (1.25%) SAP MDG
2 1 (1.25%) SAP SCM
2 1 (1.25%) SAP SD
2 1 (1.25%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.75%) Adobe Analytics
1 3 (3.75%) Office 365
2 2 (2.50%) Azure
3 1 (1.25%) AWS
3 1 (1.25%) OneDrive
3 1 (1.25%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 22 (27.50%) Firewall
1 22 (27.50%) Internet
2 21 (26.25%) Network Security
3 3 (3.75%) VPN
4 2 (2.50%) DNS
4 2 (2.50%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.25%) 4G
5 1 (1.25%) Broadband
5 1 (1.25%) DHCP
5 1 (1.25%) DSL
5 1 (1.25%) IP Telephony
5 1 (1.25%) LAN
5 1 (1.25%) NAS
5 1 (1.25%) SAN
5 1 (1.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.50%) Tableau
2 1 (1.25%) Electronic Patient Records
2 1 (1.25%) Essbase
2 1 (1.25%) OLAP
2 1 (1.25%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (1.25%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (1.25%) Oracle Smart View
2 1 (1.25%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 5 (6.25%) JIRA
2 1 (1.25%) Postman
2 1 (1.25%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (1.25%) Selenium
General
1 15 (18.75%) Finance
2 5 (6.25%) Retail
3 4 (5.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.50%) Electronics
4 2 (2.50%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.25%) Advertising
5 1 (1.25%) Billing
5 1 (1.25%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.25%) German Language
5 1 (1.25%) Housing Association
5 1 (1.25%) Legal
5 1 (1.25%) Marketing
5 1 (1.25%) Publishing
5 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.75%) HTML
1 3 (3.75%) JSON
1 3 (3.75%) XML
2 1 (1.25%) ADO
2 1 (1.25%) Shiny
Miscellaneous
1 21 (26.25%) Security Operations Centre
2 9 (11.25%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.00%) NHS
4 3 (3.75%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.25%) EMC VNX
5 1 (1.25%) iSeries
5 1 (1.25%) Social Media
5 1 (1.25%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.25%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (15.00%) Windows
2 8 (10.00%) Windows 10
3 5 (6.25%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.50%) Linux
5 1 (1.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (32.50%) Cybersecurity
2 24 (30.00%) SIEM
3 22 (27.50%) Security Operations
4 11 (13.75%) ITIL
5 10 (12.50%) Business Analysis
6 9 (11.25%) Problem-Solving
7 8 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (10.00%) Analytics
8 6 (7.50%) E-Commerce
8 6 (7.50%) User Stories
9 5 (6.25%) Data Management
9 5 (6.25%) ERP
9 5 (6.25%) Process Improvement
9 5 (6.25%) Requirements Gathering
10 4 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (5.00%) Decision-Making
10 4 (5.00%) Information Security
11 3 (3.75%) ITSM
11 3 (3.75%) Service Management
11 3 (3.75%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.75%) JavaScript
1 3 (3.75%) Python
1 3 (3.75%) SQL
2 1 (1.25%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.25%) C
2 1 (1.25%) R
2 1 (1.25%) Ruby
2 1 (1.25%) T-SQL
2 1 (1.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 25 (31.25%) SC Cleared
1 25 (31.25%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.25%) Degree
3 3 (3.75%) MCSA
3 3 (3.75%) MCSE
3 3 (3.75%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.50%) A+ Certification
4 2 (2.50%) CCENT
4 2 (2.50%) CCNA
4 2 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (2.50%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (1.25%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.25%) MBA
5 1 (1.25%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (26.25%) NCSC
1 21 (26.25%) NIST
2 2 (2.50%) PMO
2 2 (2.50%) SLA
3 1 (1.25%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (11.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.25%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.25%) Control-M
1 1 (1.25%) Nessus
1 1 (1.25%) NetBackup
1 1 (1.25%) QRadar
1 1 (1.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (30.00%) Cisco
2 22 (27.50%) Fortinet
3 21 (26.25%) LogRhythm
3 21 (26.25%) Palo Alto
3 21 (26.25%) Splunk
4 10 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 8 (10.00%) SAP
6 4 (5.00%) Adobe
6 4 (5.00%) hybris
7 3 (3.75%) HP
8 2 (2.50%) Citrix
8 2 (2.50%) Dell
8 2 (2.50%) Oracle
8 2 (2.50%) Reuters
8 2 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (2.50%) VMware
9 1 (1.25%) Brocade
9 1 (1.25%) Capita
9 1 (1.25%) EMC
9 1 (1.25%) Forcepoint