Period
to 5 August 2020

The median contractor rate for an Analyst was £423 per day in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 5 August 2020.

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
5 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 3 5 5
Rank change year-on-year +2 0 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 142 335 508
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Surrey 21.19% 14.55% 15.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 23.20% 15.62% 16.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 250 383
Median daily rate £423 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.59% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £130 £249 £251
90th Percentile £556 £573 £525
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 7
Median hourly rate £13.50 £15.76 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.34% -57.97% +138.10%
10th Percentile £12.00 £14.94 £13.97
90th Percentile £19.40 £17.55 £158.75
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £16.13 £14.50
% change year-on-year +5.43% +11.21% -9.38%

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 612 2,145 3,096
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 91.34% 93.14% 94.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 404 1,502 2,142
Median daily rate £450 £463 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.70% -2.63% +11.76%
10th Percentile £163 £300 £303
90th Percentile £588 £625 £600
South East median daily rate £450 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 63 89
Median hourly rate £26.81 £18.19 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +47.39% -15.40% +13.16%
10th Percentile £12.50 £11.34 £11.17
90th Percentile £54.00 £52.50 £50.35
Median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +8.70% +21.05% +8.02%

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 5 August 2020.

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
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 5 August 2020. 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 +2 14 £500 +25.00% 2
Chertsey +6 11 £200 -
Sunbury-on-Thames +9 10 £396 +0.76% 2
Redhill +2 9 £369 -13.24% 1
Reigate 0 9 £438 -12.50%
Staines +1 8 £300 -33.33%
Leatherhead +1 6 £130 -57.55%
Weybridge +3 4 £395 -12.22% 1
Farnham - 3 £350 -
Woking +16 1 - -
Camberley +7 1 - -
Tadworth +3 1 £450 -13.88%
Analyst
South East

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

For the 6 months to 5 August 2020, 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 50 (35.21%) Finance
2 46 (32.39%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (21.83%) Microsoft
4 27 (19.01%) Business Analysis
5 26 (18.31%) SQL
6 24 (16.90%) Business Intelligence
7 23 (16.20%) Requirements Gathering
8 22 (15.49%) JIRA
9 21 (14.79%) Microsoft Office
10 20 (14.08%) Microsoft Excel
11 19 (13.38%) SAP
12 18 (12.68%) ERP
12 18 (12.68%) Analytical Skills
13 17 (11.97%) Change Management
13 17 (11.97%) Stakeholder Management
13 17 (11.97%) Degree
14 16 (11.27%) MS Visio
14 16 (11.27%) Windows
15 15 (10.56%) Power BI
15 15 (10.56%) Azure
15 15 (10.56%) Analytics
15 15 (10.56%) Power Platform
16 14 (9.86%) C#
16 14 (9.86%) User Acceptance Testing
17 13 (9.15%) Asset Management
17 13 (9.15%) Active Directory
17 13 (9.15%) Problem-Solving
18 12 (8.45%) JavaScript
18 12 (8.45%) Oracle
19 11 (7.75%) Information Security

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 4 (2.82%) Confluence
1 4 (2.82%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (1.41%) SAS
Applications
1 21 (14.79%) Microsoft Office
2 20 (14.08%) Microsoft Excel
3 16 (11.27%) MS Visio
4 7 (4.93%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (1.41%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 8 (5.63%) Oracle ERP
1 8 (5.63%) Oracle General Ledger
2 7 (4.93%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (4.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (4.23%) SAP S/4HANA
4 3 (2.11%) SAP Hybris
4 3 (2.11%) SAP SD
5 2 (1.41%) assyst
5 2 (1.41%) FastStats
5 2 (1.41%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (1.41%) SmartPlant
6 1 (0.70%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.70%) HealthRoster
6 1 (0.70%) SAP HCM
6 1 (0.70%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 15 (10.56%) Azure
1 15 (10.56%) Power Platform
2 6 (4.23%) AWS
3 3 (2.11%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (0.70%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.70%) G Suite
4 1 (0.70%) Office 365
4 1 (0.70%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.63%) Firewall
2 4 (2.82%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.11%) VoIP
4 2 (1.41%) Internet
4 2 (1.41%) Skype
5 1 (0.70%) Broadband
5 1 (0.70%) DHCP
5 1 (0.70%) DNS
5 1 (0.70%) DSL
5 1 (0.70%) Intranet
5 1 (0.70%) LAN
5 1 (0.70%) NAS
5 1 (0.70%) SAN
5 1 (0.70%) VLAN
5 1 (0.70%) VPN
5 1 (0.70%) WAN
5 1 (0.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (10.56%) Power BI
2 8 (5.63%) Essbase
2 8 (5.63%) SAP BW
3 7 (4.93%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (4.23%) OLAP
5 5 (3.52%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (2.82%) Data Lake
6 4 (2.82%) Oracle Smart View
7 2 (1.41%) SQL Server
7 2 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.70%) Big Data
8 1 (0.70%) Blockchain
8 1 (0.70%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (15.49%) JIRA
2 3 (2.11%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (0.70%) Selenium
3 1 (0.70%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.70%) WebDriver
General
1 50 (35.21%) Finance
2 11 (7.75%) Manufacturing
3 7 (4.93%) Retail
4 5 (3.52%) Public Sector
5 4 (2.82%) Marketing
6 2 (1.41%) Billing
7 1 (0.70%) Advertising
7 1 (0.70%) Back Office
7 1 (0.70%) Banking
7 1 (0.70%) Electronics
7 1 (0.70%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.70%) Law
7 1 (0.70%) Legal
7 1 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.70%) Police
7 1 (0.70%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.70%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.23%) HTML
1 6 (4.23%) JSON
1 6 (4.23%) XML
2 4 (2.82%) Oracle Fusion
3 3 (2.11%) .NET
3 3 (2.11%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.70%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.70%) Middleware
4 1 (0.70%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.68%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.52%) Management Information System
3 4 (2.82%) NHS
4 3 (2.11%) EPoS
5 2 (1.41%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.41%) mPOS
5 2 (1.41%) User Experience
5 2 (1.41%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.70%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.70%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.70%) EMC VNX
6 1 (0.70%) Internet of Things
6 1 (0.70%) Life Science
6 1 (0.70%) LIMS
6 1 (0.70%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.70%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 16 (11.27%) Windows
2 7 (4.93%) Windows 10
3 5 (3.52%) Linux
4 3 (2.11%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.41%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.70%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.70%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (32.39%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (19.01%) Business Analysis
3 24 (16.90%) Business Intelligence
4 23 (16.20%) Requirements Gathering
5 18 (12.68%) ERP
6 17 (11.97%) Change Management
6 17 (11.97%) Stakeholder Management
7 15 (10.56%) Analytics
8 14 (9.86%) User Acceptance Testing
9 13 (9.15%) Asset Management
9 13 (9.15%) Problem-Solving
10 11 (7.75%) Information Security
10 11 (7.75%) Waterfall
11 10 (7.04%) Record to Report
11 10 (7.04%) User Stories
12 9 (6.34%) Cybersecurity
12 9 (6.34%) Migration
12 9 (6.34%) Scrum
12 9 (6.34%) Software Asset Management
12 9 (6.34%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (18.31%) SQL
2 14 (9.86%) C#
3 12 (8.45%) JavaScript
4 6 (4.23%) Java
5 5 (3.52%) VB
6 2 (1.41%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.41%) Python
6 2 (1.41%) Scala
6 2 (1.41%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (11.97%) Degree
2 3 (2.11%) ACCA
2 3 (2.11%) CIMA
3 2 (1.41%) ISEB
3 2 (1.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.70%) CISA
4 1 (0.70%) CISM
4 1 (0.70%) CISSP
4 1 (0.70%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.70%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
4 1 (0.70%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.70%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.70%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.70%) PMP
4 1 (0.70%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.93%) SLA
2 6 (4.23%) GDPR
3 5 (3.52%) Data Quality
3 5 (3.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (3.52%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 5 (3.52%) PMO
4 4 (2.82%) QA
5 2 (1.41%) IFRS
5 2 (1.41%) PCI DSS
5 2 (1.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.70%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 13 (9.15%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.70%) Terminal Services
2 1 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.70%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.70%) MIMEsweeper
1 1 (0.70%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 1 (0.70%) SCCM
1 1 (0.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 31 (21.83%) Microsoft
2 19 (13.38%) SAP
3 12 (8.45%) Oracle
4 5 (3.52%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (2.11%) Adobe
5 3 (2.11%) Citrix
5 3 (2.11%) hybris
5 3 (2.11%) Palo Alto
6 2 (1.41%) Apteco
6 2 (1.41%) Blue Prism
6 2 (1.41%) Databricks
6 2 (1.41%) ServiceNow
6 2 (1.41%) Workday
7 1 (0.70%) Ariba
7 1 (0.70%) Cloudera
7 1 (0.70%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.70%) Informatica
7 1 (0.70%) Nintex
7 1 (0.70%) Samsung
7 1 (0.70%) Tableau