Period
to 19 October 2018

The median contractor rate for an Analyst was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 19 October 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
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 4 5
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1 0
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 516 479 364
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 15.89% 17.87% 15.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.85% 18.80% 16.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 387 368 274
Surrey median daily rate £425 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +9.33% -3.23%
10th Percentile £263 £188 £150
90th Percentile £538 £525 £506
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.67% +3.45% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 17
Surrey median hourly rate £22.35 £16.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.69% -17.95% +23.81%
10th Percentile £16.15 £10.60 £10.70
90th Percentile £50.75 £21.00 £25.68
South East median hourly rate £14.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year -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 3,063 2,548 2,236
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.33% 95.04% 95.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,149 1,800 1,487
Surrey median daily rate £468 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £207
90th Percentile £600 £575 £575
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 82 110
Surrey median hourly rate £35.00 £18.25 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +91.78% -18.89% +15.30%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.87 £11.52
90th Percentile £51.00 £47.50 £46.00
South East median hourly rate £20.17 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +12.06% -5.26% +5.56%

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 19 October 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 19 October 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 19 October 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 -2 72 £468 -6.50% 2
Sunbury-on-Thames -1 62 £375 +4.61% 3
Staines -1 49 £388 +3.33% 6
Redhill +12 37 £450 -10.00% 1
Leatherhead +4 33 £388 +29.17% 2
Guildford -23 24 £400 +18.52% 7
Epsom +2 18 £420 +68.00% 2
Woking +2 11 £143 -58.55% 6
Weybridge - 7 £525 - 2
Cobham +9 6 £343 - 1
Dorking -1 5 £210 -45.81% 1
Horley +2 3 £350 -10.26%
Camberley -1 3 £525 +3.45% 8
Tadworth 0 2 - -
Egham - 2 £450 - 1
Chertsey +3 1 - - 2
East Molesey - 1 - -
Addlestone - 1 £350 -
Analyst
South East

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

For the 6 months to 19 October 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.

1 194 (37.60%) Finance
2 120 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
3 84 (16.28%) Microsoft
4 81 (15.70%) Analytical Skills
5 79 (15.31%) SQL
6 64 (12.40%) Windows
7 61 (11.82%) Project Management
8 60 (11.63%) Microsoft Excel
8 60 (11.63%) Active Directory
9 59 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
10 55 (10.66%) Scrum
10 55 (10.66%) Business Analysis
10 55 (10.66%) Degree
11 54 (10.47%) Business Intelligence
12 53 (10.27%) SAP
13 51 (9.88%) Problem-Solving
14 46 (8.91%) Oracle
14 46 (8.91%) Migration
15 45 (8.72%) ITIL
16 43 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
16 43 (8.33%) MS Visio
17 41 (7.95%) Change Management
18 36 (6.98%) Office 365
19 35 (6.78%) Workflow
19 35 (6.78%) Java
19 35 (6.78%) Test Automation
20 34 (6.59%) Data Analysis
21 33 (6.40%) User Acceptance Testing
21 33 (6.40%) SLA
22 31 (6.01%) VMware

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 26 (5.04%) SharePoint
2 16 (3.10%) MS Exchange
3 11 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (1.74%) SAS
5 8 (1.55%) Confluence
5 8 (1.55%) IIS
6 6 (1.16%) JBoss
7 5 (0.97%) Apache Spark
7 5 (0.97%) WildFly
8 4 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (0.58%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (0.58%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (0.58%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (0.58%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.39%) CMS
10 2 (0.39%) Documentum
10 2 (0.39%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.19%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 60 (11.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 43 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
2 43 (8.33%) MS Visio
3 22 (4.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (1.74%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (0.97%) Microsoft Project
5 5 (0.97%) SPSS
6 1 (0.19%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 12 (2.33%) PlanetPress Connect
1 12 (2.33%) SAP HR
2 7 (1.36%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (1.16%) CA PPM
4 5 (0.97%) Workday HCM
5 4 (0.78%) Exstream
6 3 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.39%) Global One
7 2 (0.39%) SAP GTS
7 2 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.19%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.19%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.19%) Oracle General Ledger
8 1 (0.19%) PeopleSoft HRMS
8 1 (0.19%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.19%) SAP Payroll
8 1 (0.19%) SAP PM
8 1 (0.19%) Unica
8 1 (0.19%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 36 (6.98%) Office 365
2 20 (3.88%) IBM Blueworks
3 15 (2.91%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (1.74%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (1.16%) SuccessFactors
6 6 (1.16%) Yammer
7 5 (0.97%) SaaS
8 2 (0.39%) IaaS
8 2 (0.39%) PaaS
9 1 (0.19%) Adobe Analytics
9 1 (0.19%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.19%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.19%) Taleo
9 1 (0.19%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 22 (4.26%) LAN
1 22 (4.26%) WAN
2 21 (4.07%) Internet
3 17 (3.29%) Firewall
4 15 (2.91%) VPN
5 11 (2.13%) DNS
5 11 (2.13%) TCP/IP
6 10 (1.94%) Network Security
6 10 (1.94%) SSL
6 10 (1.94%) Wi-Fi
7 9 (1.74%) IPsec
8 8 (1.55%) Cisco Nexus
8 8 (1.55%) VoIP
9 7 (1.36%) Intranet
9 7 (1.36%) Remote Desktop
10 5 (0.97%) Skype
10 5 (0.97%) SSH
11 4 (0.78%) DHCP
11 4 (0.78%) WebEx
12 3 (0.58%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (4.26%) Power BI
2 19 (3.68%) Data Warehouse
2 19 (3.68%) SQL Server
3 15 (2.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (2.71%) MS Access
5 13 (2.52%) EDMS
6 12 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (2.13%) Oracle Database
7 11 (2.13%) Oracle Exadata
8 10 (1.94%) MySQL
8 10 (1.94%) Oracle Database 11g
8 10 (1.94%) Oracle Database 12c
8 10 (1.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 9 (1.74%) Big Data
9 9 (1.74%) Relational Database
10 8 (1.55%) BusinessObjects
11 5 (0.97%) Hadoop
11 5 (0.97%) Oracle Reports
11 5 (0.97%) SAS EBI
12 3 (0.58%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 21 (4.07%) JIRA
2 11 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (1.74%) Selenium
3 9 (1.74%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 5 (0.97%) Visual Studio
5 4 (0.78%) SoapUI
6 3 (0.58%) Git (software)
6 3 (0.58%) JMeter
6 3 (0.58%) Oracle APEX
6 3 (0.58%) SpecFlow
6 3 (0.58%) TestRail
7 2 (0.39%) HP UFT
7 2 (0.39%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (0.19%) ClearQuest
8 1 (0.19%) ERwin
8 1 (0.19%) JUnit
8 1 (0.19%) LSMW
8 1 (0.19%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.19%) TestNG
8 1 (0.19%) WebDriver
General
1 194 (37.60%) Finance
2 27 (5.23%) Billing
3 26 (5.04%) Retail
4 19 (3.68%) Banking
5 17 (3.29%) Legal
6 6 (1.16%) Back Office
6 6 (1.16%) Marketing
6 6 (1.16%) Publishing
7 5 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (0.78%) Advertising
8 4 (0.78%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.58%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.39%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.19%) Automotive
11 1 (0.19%) Games
11 1 (0.19%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.19%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (4.26%) Web Services
2 15 (2.91%) .NET
3 13 (2.52%) XML
4 9 (1.74%) Middleware
5 5 (0.97%) LDAP
6 4 (0.78%) XSLT
7 3 (0.58%) HTML
8 2 (0.39%) .NET Framework
8 2 (0.39%) Drools
8 2 (0.39%) Gherkin
8 2 (0.39%) Windows SharePoint Services
9 1 (0.19%) Apache Camel
9 1 (0.19%) Enzyme
9 1 (0.19%) IDoc
9 1 (0.19%) Jest
9 1 (0.19%) Oracle Fusion
9 1 (0.19%) React
9 1 (0.19%) REST
9 1 (0.19%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 1 (0.19%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 81 (15.70%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (2.91%) Management Information System
3 10 (1.94%) Client/Server
4 9 (1.74%) Reference Data
4 9 (1.74%) Self-Motivation
5 8 (1.55%) Video Conferencing
6 6 (1.16%) NHS
7 4 (0.78%) Analytical Mindset
7 4 (0.78%) Device Driver
7 4 (0.78%) Smart Meter
7 4 (0.78%) User Experience
8 3 (0.58%) Computer Science
8 3 (0.58%) Data Structures
8 3 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (0.58%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.39%) Blackberry
9 2 (0.39%) CMDB
9 2 (0.39%) PKI
9 2 (0.39%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.19%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 64 (12.40%) Windows
2 27 (5.23%) Linux
3 21 (4.07%) Windows 7
4 17 (3.29%) Windows Server
5 16 (3.10%) Windows 10
6 13 (2.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (2.33%) Unix
8 11 (2.13%) SUSE
9 10 (1.94%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (1.36%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (0.97%) Apple iOS
12 4 (0.78%) Android
12 4 (0.78%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (0.39%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.19%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (11.82%) Project Management
3 59 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 55 (10.66%) Business Analysis
4 55 (10.66%) Scrum
5 54 (10.47%) Business Intelligence
6 51 (9.88%) Problem-Solving
7 46 (8.91%) Migration
8 45 (8.72%) ITIL
9 41 (7.95%) Change Management
10 35 (6.78%) Test Automation
10 35 (6.78%) Workflow
11 34 (6.59%) Data Analysis
12 33 (6.40%) User Acceptance Testing
13 31 (6.01%) Test Scripting
13 31 (6.01%) User Stories
14 27 (5.23%) Requirements Analysis
15 26 (5.04%) BPMN
16 25 (4.84%) Continuous Improvement
17 24 (4.65%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 79 (15.31%) SQL
2 35 (6.78%) Java
3 18 (3.49%) Python
4 14 (2.71%) PowerShell
5 13 (2.52%) PL/SQL
5 13 (2.52%) T-SQL
5 13 (2.52%) VB
6 8 (1.55%) C
6 8 (1.55%) C#
7 7 (1.36%) VBA
8 5 (0.97%) C++
8 5 (0.97%) MATLAB
8 5 (0.97%) R
8 5 (0.97%) VBScript
9 4 (0.78%) Bash Shell
9 4 (0.78%) JavaScript
9 4 (0.78%) VB.NET
10 3 (0.58%) Ruby
11 2 (0.39%) HiveQL
11 2 (0.39%) Perl
Qualifications
1 55 (10.66%) Degree
2 21 (4.07%) SC Cleared
2 21 (4.07%) Security Cleared
3 15 (2.91%) ISEB
4 12 (2.33%) ISTQB
5 10 (1.94%) ITIL Certification
5 10 (1.94%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (1.74%) MCSE
7 7 (1.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (0.78%) CCNA
8 4 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (0.78%) ISEB Practitioner
8 4 (0.78%) Network+ Certification
9 3 (0.58%) MCSA
9 3 (0.58%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (0.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (0.39%) MCDST
10 2 (0.39%) MOS
11 1 (0.19%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (6.40%) SLA
2 30 (5.81%) PMO
3 28 (5.43%) Data Quality
4 22 (4.26%) QA
5 7 (1.36%) GDPR
6 3 (0.58%) ISO 9000
6 3 (0.58%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.19%) COBIT
8 1 (0.19%) GAMP
8 1 (0.19%) MiFID
System Software
1 60 (11.63%) Active Directory
2 28 (5.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (2.52%) vSphere
4 11 (2.13%) Virtual Desktop
5 10 (1.94%) Oracle RAC
6 8 (1.55%) XenApp
7 7 (1.36%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (0.97%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.39%) HDFS
10 1 (0.19%) Docker
10 1 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 29 (5.62%) SCCM
2 10 (1.94%) HP ALM
3 8 (1.55%) NetBackup
4 5 (0.97%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (0.58%) Nagios
5 3 (0.58%) QRadar
6 2 (0.39%) Ansible
6 2 (0.39%) Mesos
6 2 (0.39%) Oozie
6 2 (0.39%) SCOM
7 1 (0.19%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.19%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.19%) MIIS
7 1 (0.19%) Nessus
7 1 (0.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 84 (16.28%) Microsoft
2 53 (10.27%) SAP
3 46 (8.91%) Oracle
4 31 (6.01%) VMware
5 28 (5.43%) Cisco
6 25 (4.84%) Workday
7 23 (4.46%) HP
8 20 (3.88%) Citrix
9 19 (3.68%) IBM
10 17 (3.29%) CA
11 13 (2.52%) Red Hat
12 12 (2.33%) Xerox
13 11 (2.13%) CheckPoint
13 11 (2.13%) Juniper
13 11 (2.13%) OpenText
14 10 (1.94%) Aruba
14 10 (1.94%) Palo Alto
14 10 (1.94%) Qualys
15 9 (1.74%) McAfee
16 8 (1.55%) Veritas