Period
to 10 December 2018

The median contractor rate for an Analyst was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 4 5
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1 +1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 523 482 346
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 15.61% 17.43% 15.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.58% 18.38% 16.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 406 373 254
Surrey median daily rate £425 £425 £389
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.32% -2.81%
10th Percentile £225 £185 £151
90th Percentile £538 £530 £530
South East median daily rate £390 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +4.00% +3.45% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 10 18
Surrey median hourly rate £21.20 £15.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.77% -16.22% +25.21%
10th Percentile £15.13 £10.15 £10.59
90th Percentile £38.75 £22.40 £25.19
South East median hourly rate £14.28 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -13.48% +10.00% -

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 3,154 2,623 2,119
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.12% 94.86% 95.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,228 1,862 1,381
Surrey median daily rate £473 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.17% +5.88% +3.66%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £185
90th Percentile £606 £575 £575
South East median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 87 113
Surrey median hourly rate £25.00 £17.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +47.06% -19.05% +5.00%
10th Percentile £12.50 £11.62 £11.69
90th Percentile £51.00 £47.63 £43.90
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +6.92%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 10 December 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
Sunbury-on-Thames +4 81 £375 +4.90% 1
Reigate -7 70 £468 -1.58% 2
Staines -2 47 £375 -16.67% 4
Redhill +6 30 £450 +5.88% 1
Guildford -16 30 £400 +23.08% 6
Leatherhead -2 23 £388 -2.52% 8
Woking +3 16 £148 -50.83%
Epsom -2 7 £401 +11.46% 1
Camberley +2 6 £585 +8.33% 3
Dorking +1 5 £215 -32.55%
Weybridge -4 5 £550 +62.96% 2
Cobham +11 4 £358 - 1
Chertsey +2 4 £350 -12.50%
Horley +2 3 £350 -10.26%
Egham - 2 £388 - 1
Addlestone - 2 £350 - 1
Esher - 2 £525 - 1
Tadworth -1 1 - -
East Molesey - 1 - -
Analyst
South East

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

For the 6 months to 10 December 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.

1 182 (34.80%) Finance
2 126 (24.09%) Agile Software Development
3 91 (17.40%) Analytical Skills
4 90 (17.21%) SQL
5 78 (14.91%) Microsoft
6 73 (13.96%) Project Management
7 65 (12.43%) Microsoft Excel
8 61 (11.66%) SAP
9 60 (11.47%) Business Intelligence
10 59 (11.28%) Problem-Solving
11 57 (10.90%) Business Analysis
12 54 (10.33%) Scrum
13 52 (9.94%) Stakeholder Management
14 50 (9.56%) Migration
15 49 (9.37%) Windows
16 48 (9.18%) Active Directory
17 47 (8.99%) Oracle
18 46 (8.80%) Degree
19 42 (8.03%) Test Automation
19 42 (8.03%) Microsoft Office
19 42 (8.03%) Change Management
20 41 (7.84%) ITIL
21 40 (7.65%) Workshop Facilitation
22 38 (7.27%) Data Analysis
23 37 (7.07%) MS Visio
23 37 (7.07%) Office 365
23 37 (7.07%) PMO
24 36 (6.88%) Workday
24 36 (6.88%) Workflow
25 35 (6.69%) SLA

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 24 (4.59%) SharePoint
2 17 (3.25%) MS Exchange
3 11 (2.10%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (1.72%) Confluence
4 9 (1.72%) SAS
5 7 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (0.96%) Apache Spark
6 5 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (0.76%) IIS
8 3 (0.57%) FileNet
8 3 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (0.57%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.38%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.19%) Appian
10 1 (0.19%) CMS
10 1 (0.19%) Documentum
10 1 (0.19%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.19%) WildFly
Applications
1 65 (12.43%) Microsoft Excel
2 42 (8.03%) Microsoft Office
3 37 (7.07%) MS Visio
4 27 (5.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 11 (2.10%) Spreadsheet
6 8 (1.53%) Microsoft Project
7 5 (0.96%) SPSS
8 2 (0.38%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 15 (2.87%) SAP HR
2 14 (2.68%) Workday HCM
3 11 (2.10%) PlanetPress Connect
4 6 (1.15%) CA PPM
4 6 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (0.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 4 (0.76%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (0.76%) Exstream
7 2 (0.38%) NetSuite
7 2 (0.38%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.38%) SAP GTS
7 2 (0.38%) SAP SD
8 1 (0.19%) Oracle Assets
8 1 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.19%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.19%) Oracle General Ledger
8 1 (0.19%) Oracle Payables
8 1 (0.19%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 1 (0.19%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 1 (0.19%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 37 (7.07%) Office 365
2 18 (3.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (2.87%) IBM Blueworks
4 13 (2.49%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (1.15%) Adobe Analytics
7 5 (0.96%) Yammer
8 4 (0.76%) SuccessFactors
8 4 (0.76%) Tricentis Tosca
9 3 (0.57%) IaaS
9 3 (0.57%) PaaS
9 3 (0.57%) SaaS
10 1 (0.19%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.19%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 21 (4.02%) LAN
2 19 (3.63%) WAN
3 15 (2.87%) TCP/IP
4 14 (2.68%) Internet
5 12 (2.29%) VPN
6 11 (2.10%) Firewall
7 10 (1.91%) DNS
8 8 (1.53%) Remote Desktop
9 7 (1.34%) VoIP
10 6 (1.15%) DHCP
10 6 (1.15%) WebEx
11 5 (0.96%) Intranet
11 5 (0.96%) Network Security
12 4 (0.76%) IP Telephony
13 3 (0.57%) ADSL
13 3 (0.57%) Ethernet
13 3 (0.57%) SSL
13 3 (0.57%) Unified Communications
13 3 (0.57%) Wi-Fi
13 3 (0.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (4.59%) Power BI
2 19 (3.63%) Data Warehouse
2 19 (3.63%) MS Access
3 14 (2.68%) Relational Database
4 13 (2.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (2.29%) EDMS
5 12 (2.29%) Oracle Database
5 12 (2.29%) SQL Server
5 12 (2.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (2.10%) Oracle Exadata
7 10 (1.91%) Oracle Database 11g
7 10 (1.91%) Oracle Database 12c
8 8 (1.53%) Big Data
9 7 (1.34%) MySQL
9 7 (1.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (1.15%) BusinessObjects
11 5 (0.96%) Hadoop
11 5 (0.96%) Impala
11 5 (0.96%) Oracle Reports
11 5 (0.96%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 26 (4.97%) JIRA
2 13 (2.49%) Selenium
3 10 (1.91%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (1.15%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 5 (0.96%) Jenkins
5 5 (0.96%) Visual Studio
6 4 (0.76%) Git (software)
6 4 (0.76%) JUnit
6 4 (0.76%) TestRail
7 3 (0.57%) Cucumber
7 3 (0.57%) HP UFT
7 3 (0.57%) JMeter
7 3 (0.57%) MSBuild
7 3 (0.57%) Oracle APEX
7 3 (0.57%) Protractor
7 3 (0.57%) SoapUI
7 3 (0.57%) TeamCity
7 3 (0.57%) TestNG
7 3 (0.57%) Visual Studio Team System
8 2 (0.38%) LSMW
General
1 182 (34.80%) Finance
2 33 (6.31%) Retail
3 26 (4.97%) Billing
4 16 (3.06%) Banking
5 14 (2.68%) Legal
6 10 (1.91%) Marketing
7 6 (1.15%) Manufacturing
8 5 (0.96%) Advertising
8 5 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (0.76%) Publishing
10 3 (0.57%) German Language
10 3 (0.57%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.57%) Law
11 2 (0.38%) Back Office
11 2 (0.38%) Electronics
11 2 (0.38%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.38%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.19%) Automotive
12 1 (0.19%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.19%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (3.63%) Web Services
2 15 (2.87%) XML
3 11 (2.10%) .NET
4 5 (0.96%) HTML
5 4 (0.76%) XSLT
6 3 (0.57%) JSON
6 3 (0.57%) Middleware
7 2 (0.38%) .NET Framework
7 2 (0.38%) Gherkin
7 2 (0.38%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (0.38%) Windows SharePoint Services
8 1 (0.19%) IDoc
8 1 (0.19%) Jest
8 1 (0.19%) React
8 1 (0.19%) REST
8 1 (0.19%) RESTful
8 1 (0.19%) SPNEGO
8 1 (0.19%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 1 (0.19%) Unreal Engine
8 1 (0.19%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 91 (17.40%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (2.68%) Management Information System
3 13 (2.49%) Reference Data
4 8 (1.53%) Client/Server
4 8 (1.53%) Self-Motivation
5 6 (1.15%) User Experience
6 5 (0.96%) Mobile App
6 5 (0.96%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (0.76%) Analytical Mindset
7 4 (0.76%) Device Driver
7 4 (0.76%) NHS
8 3 (0.57%) Data Structures
8 3 (0.57%) Smart Meter
9 2 (0.38%) Blackberry
9 2 (0.38%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.38%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.38%) PKI
9 2 (0.38%) Security Operations Centre
9 2 (0.38%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.19%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 49 (9.37%) Windows
2 19 (3.63%) Linux
3 16 (3.06%) Windows 7
4 15 (2.87%) Windows Server
5 13 (2.49%) Windows 10
6 12 (2.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (2.10%) SUSE
8 7 (1.34%) Unix
9 5 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (0.76%) Android
10 4 (0.76%) Apple iOS
10 4 (0.76%) Mac OS X
11 3 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.38%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (24.09%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (13.96%) Project Management
3 60 (11.47%) Business Intelligence
4 59 (11.28%) Problem-Solving
5 57 (10.90%) Business Analysis
6 54 (10.33%) Scrum
7 52 (9.94%) Stakeholder Management
8 50 (9.56%) Migration
9 42 (8.03%) Change Management
9 42 (8.03%) Test Automation
10 41 (7.84%) ITIL
11 40 (7.65%) Workshop Facilitation
12 38 (7.27%) Data Analysis
13 36 (6.88%) Workflow
14 33 (6.31%) Analytics
15 32 (6.12%) User Stories
16 30 (5.74%) Test Scripting
16 30 (5.74%) User Acceptance Testing
17 28 (5.35%) Data Migration
18 25 (4.78%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 90 (17.21%) SQL
2 30 (5.74%) Java
3 23 (4.40%) Python
4 15 (2.87%) VB
5 11 (2.10%) C
5 11 (2.10%) T-SQL
6 10 (1.91%) PL/SQL
7 9 (1.72%) JavaScript
7 9 (1.72%) PowerShell
8 8 (1.53%) C#
9 6 (1.15%) VBA
10 5 (0.96%) C++
10 5 (0.96%) MATLAB
10 5 (0.96%) R
11 3 (0.57%) VB.NET
11 3 (0.57%) VBScript
12 2 (0.38%) HiveQL
12 2 (0.38%) Ruby
13 1 (0.19%) Jython
13 1 (0.19%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 46 (8.80%) Degree
2 20 (3.82%) SC Cleared
2 20 (3.82%) Security Cleared
3 14 (2.68%) ISEB
4 12 (2.29%) ISTQB
5 10 (1.91%) ITIL Certification
6 9 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (1.53%) MCSE
8 7 (1.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 5 (0.96%) MCSA
10 4 (0.76%) CCNA
10 4 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (0.76%) ISEB Practitioner
10 4 (0.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 4 (0.76%) MOS
10 4 (0.76%) Network+ Certification
11 2 (0.38%) MCDST
11 2 (0.38%) MCP
12 1 (0.19%) CISSP
12 1 (0.19%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (7.07%) PMO
2 35 (6.69%) SLA
3 30 (5.74%) Data Quality
4 23 (4.40%) QA
5 3 (0.57%) ISO 9000
5 3 (0.57%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.38%) GDPR
7 1 (0.19%) MiFID
7 1 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 48 (9.18%) Active Directory
2 16 (3.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (2.49%) vSphere
4 10 (1.91%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (0.76%) Docker
5 4 (0.76%) Virtual Desktop
6 3 (0.57%) XenApp
7 2 (0.38%) HDFS
7 2 (0.38%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 25 (4.78%) SCCM
2 10 (1.91%) HP ALM
3 5 (0.96%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.38%) Ansible
4 2 (0.38%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.38%) Nessus
4 2 (0.38%) Oozie
4 2 (0.38%) QRadar
5 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.19%) MIIS
5 1 (0.19%) Nagios
5 1 (0.19%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.19%) SCOM
Vendors
1 78 (14.91%) Microsoft
2 61 (11.66%) SAP
3 47 (8.99%) Oracle
4 36 (6.88%) Workday
5 23 (4.40%) HP
6 21 (4.02%) Cisco
7 19 (3.63%) IBM
8 17 (3.25%) CA
8 17 (3.25%) VMware
9 13 (2.49%) Citrix
10 12 (2.29%) Adobe
10 12 (2.29%) Red Hat
11 11 (2.10%) OpenText
11 11 (2.10%) Xerox
12 7 (1.34%) Avaya
13 6 (1.15%) Kronos
13 6 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
14 5 (0.96%) Apple
14 5 (0.96%) Google
14 5 (0.96%) Remedy