Period
to 23 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Analyst was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 5 6
Rank change year-on-year +1 +1 -4
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 479 361 467
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 17.16% 15.61% 17.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.09% 16.37% 17.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 364 266 319
Surrey median daily rate £425 £378 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.58% -5.63% +23.08%
10th Percentile £186 £155 £222
90th Percentile £525 £525 £525
South East median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.45% +3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 20 17
Surrey median hourly rate £16.00 £18.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.51% +23.33% -11.76%
10th Percentile £10.16 £10.61 £10.75
90th Percentile £22.25 £24.23 £24.40
South East median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year +10.00% -3.23% +10.71%

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 2648 2205 2599
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.84% 95.37% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1860 1449 1588
Surrey median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £207 £263
90th Percentile £575 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 103 86
Surrey median hourly rate £17.00 £22.50 £18.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.44% +19.90% +9.10%
10th Percentile £11.79 £11.31 £11.50
90th Percentile £47.76 £45.07 £48.75
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.63 £18.50
% change year-on-year -8.28% +6.08% +15.63%

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 23 November 2017.

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
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 23 November 2017. 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 +1 97 £475 +5.56% 5
Sunbury-on-Thames -4 42 £358 +2.29%
Staines +18 40 £425 -2.86% 8
Guildford -1 35 £325 -13.33% 1
Leatherhead -3 25 £300 -29.41% 1
Redhill -13 23 £425 -2.86% 3
Epsom -7 21 £360 +105.71%
Woking +2 18 £250 -34.21% 5
Chertsey -4 6 £400 +247.83% 2
Farnham +15 3 £381 +231.52% 2
Tadworth 0 3 - -
Weybridge 0 3 £338 -3.57%
Camberley -1 3 £540 +116.00% 1
Caterham - 3 £425 -
Dorking - 2 £319 -
Cobham -3 1 - -
Horley - 1 £390 -
Whyteleafe - 1 £425 -
Analyst
South East

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Surrey region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 169 (35.28%) Finance
2 122 (25.47%) Analytical Skills
3 82 (17.12%) SQL
4 74 (15.45%) Business Analysis
5 69 (14.41%) Agile Software Development
6 67 (13.99%) Microsoft
7 59 (12.32%) Stakeholder Management
8 56 (11.69%) MS Visio
9 55 (11.48%) Windows
9 55 (11.48%) Active Directory
10 49 (10.23%) Microsoft Excel
11 45 (9.39%) Degree
12 44 (9.19%) Unix
12 44 (9.19%) SAP
12 44 (9.19%) Oracle
13 42 (8.77%) BPR
14 40 (8.35%) ITIL
15 38 (7.93%) Microsoft Office
16 37 (7.72%) Change Management
16 37 (7.72%) Analytics
17 36 (7.52%) Relational Database
17 36 (7.52%) Workflow
18 35 (7.31%) Project Management
19 34 (7.10%) Business Process Analysis
20 32 (6.68%) SLA
21 30 (6.26%) Scrum
22 28 (5.85%) User Acceptance Testing
23 24 (5.01%) Business Intelligence
24 22 (4.59%) SQL Server
24 22 (4.59%) ERP

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 14 (2.92%) SharePoint
2 13 (2.71%) MS Exchange
3 11 (2.30%) Documentum
3 11 (2.30%) IIS
3 11 (2.30%) JBoss
4 9 (1.88%) SAS
4 9 (1.88%) WildFly
5 7 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (1.25%) Apache Spark
6 6 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (1.04%) Confluence
8 3 (0.63%) MS Project Server
9 2 (0.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (0.42%) Skype for Business
9 2 (0.42%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.21%) MQSeries
10 1 (0.21%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.21%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 56 (11.69%) MS Visio
2 49 (10.23%) Microsoft Excel
3 38 (7.93%) Microsoft Office
4 19 (3.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 8 (1.67%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (1.67%) Lawson
1 8 (1.67%) PlanetPress Connect
1 8 (1.67%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 5 (1.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.63%) SAP HR
4 2 (0.42%) CA PPM
4 2 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.42%) iTrent
4 2 (0.42%) Maximo
4 2 (0.42%) Primavera
4 2 (0.42%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.42%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.21%) assyst
5 1 (0.21%) Eagle PACE
5 1 (0.21%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.21%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.21%) SAP HCM
5 1 (0.21%) SAP Retail
5 1 (0.21%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 15 (3.13%) IBM Blueworks
1 15 (3.13%) Office 365
2 8 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.04%) Google Analytics
3 5 (1.04%) SaaS
4 4 (0.84%) Silverpop
4 4 (0.84%) SuccessFactors
5 3 (0.63%) Lucidchart
6 2 (0.42%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
6 2 (0.42%) Salesforce Service Cloud
7 1 (0.21%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.21%) Force.com
7 1 (0.21%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.09%) DNS
1 10 (2.09%) Firewall
1 10 (2.09%) TCP/IP
2 9 (1.88%) WAN
3 8 (1.67%) DHCP
3 8 (1.67%) LDAP
4 7 (1.46%) SSH
4 7 (1.46%) VPN
5 6 (1.25%) LAN
5 6 (1.25%) Skype
6 4 (0.84%) Internet
6 4 (0.84%) Structured Cabling
6 4 (0.84%) Wireshark
7 3 (0.63%) Intranet
8 2 (0.42%) ADSL
8 2 (0.42%) ISDN
8 2 (0.42%) NAS
8 2 (0.42%) Network Security
8 2 (0.42%) PSTN
8 2 (0.42%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (7.52%) Relational Database
2 22 (4.59%) SQL Server
3 15 (3.13%) BusinessObjects
4 10 (2.09%) Crystal Reports
4 10 (2.09%) Power BI
5 9 (1.88%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (1.67%) Hadoop
7 7 (1.46%) MS Access
7 7 (1.46%) SAP BW
8 5 (1.04%) EDMS
8 5 (1.04%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (0.84%) Big Data
9 4 (0.84%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 4 (0.84%) Data Mining
9 4 (0.84%) GIS
9 4 (0.84%) Spotfire
10 3 (0.63%) Oracle Database
10 3 (0.63%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 16 (3.34%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (2.92%) JIRA
3 7 (1.46%) HP UFT
4 6 (1.25%) Git (software)
5 5 (1.04%) SoapUI
5 5 (1.04%) SpecFlow
5 5 (1.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 4 (0.84%) Selenium
6 4 (0.84%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.42%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.42%) JUnit
7 2 (0.42%) TestNG
8 1 (0.21%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.21%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.21%) Maven
8 1 (0.21%) WebDriver
General
1 169 (35.28%) Finance
2 18 (3.76%) Marketing
3 16 (3.34%) Billing
4 14 (2.92%) Banking
5 8 (1.67%) General Ledger
6 7 (1.46%) Advertising
6 7 (1.46%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.25%) Retail
8 5 (1.04%) Legal
8 5 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
8 5 (1.04%) Telecoms
9 4 (0.84%) Back Office
9 4 (0.84%) Electronics
10 3 (0.63%) Automotive
10 3 (0.63%) Front Office
11 2 (0.42%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.21%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.21%) Law
12 1 (0.21%) Publishing
12 1 (0.21%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (2.30%) Web Services
2 9 (1.88%) Middleware
3 6 (1.25%) XML
4 5 (1.04%) Gherkin
5 3 (0.63%) REST
5 3 (0.63%) SOAP
5 3 (0.63%) XSLT
6 2 (0.42%) .NET
6 2 (0.42%) CSS
6 2 (0.42%) Swagger
7 1 (0.21%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.21%) Apache Camel
7 1 (0.21%) COM
7 1 (0.21%) HTML
7 1 (0.21%) J2EE
7 1 (0.21%) jQuery
7 1 (0.21%) Mason
7 1 (0.21%) OAuth
7 1 (0.21%) React
7 1 (0.21%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 122 (25.47%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (3.97%) Management Information System
3 11 (2.30%) Client/Server
4 10 (2.09%) Computer Science
5 6 (1.25%) Data Centre
6 5 (1.04%) Cyberthreat
6 5 (1.04%) e-Learning
7 4 (0.84%) Marketing Technology
7 4 (0.84%) Smartphone
8 3 (0.63%) Mobile Computing
8 3 (0.63%) User Experience
8 3 (0.63%) Virtual Team
9 2 (0.42%) Blackberry
9 2 (0.42%) Driving Licence
9 2 (0.42%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.42%) NHS
9 2 (0.42%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.42%) Smart Meter
9 2 (0.42%) Social Media
10 1 (0.21%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 55 (11.48%) Windows
2 44 (9.19%) Unix
3 22 (4.59%) Windows 7
4 19 (3.97%) Linux
4 19 (3.97%) Windows Server
4 19 (3.97%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (3.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (1.88%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (1.04%) Windows 10
8 3 (0.63%) Windows 8
8 3 (0.63%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.42%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.42%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.21%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.21%) MVS
10 1 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.21%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (15.45%) Business Analysis
2 69 (14.41%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (12.32%) Stakeholder Management
4 42 (8.77%) BPR
5 40 (8.35%) ITIL
6 37 (7.72%) Analytics
6 37 (7.72%) Change Management
7 36 (7.52%) Workflow
8 35 (7.31%) Project Management
9 34 (7.10%) Business Process Analysis
10 30 (6.26%) Scrum
11 28 (5.85%) User Acceptance Testing
12 24 (5.01%) Business Intelligence
13 22 (4.59%) Data Analysis
13 22 (4.59%) ERP
13 22 (4.59%) Test Automation
14 21 (4.38%) CRM
14 21 (4.38%) Migration
15 20 (4.18%) Service Management
16 19 (3.97%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 82 (17.12%) SQL
2 17 (3.55%) Python
3 16 (3.34%) Java
4 12 (2.51%) PowerShell
5 9 (1.88%) VBA
6 7 (1.46%) C#
7 6 (1.25%) Perl
8 5 (1.04%) T-SQL
9 4 (0.84%) R
10 3 (0.63%) C
11 2 (0.42%) C++
11 2 (0.42%) Groovy
11 2 (0.42%) JavaScript
11 2 (0.42%) PHP
11 2 (0.42%) VB
12 1 (0.21%) Apex Code
12 1 (0.21%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.21%) SAS Macro
12 1 (0.21%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 45 (9.39%) Degree
2 14 (2.92%) ISEB
3 11 (2.30%) ISTQB
4 10 (2.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (1.25%) MCSE
6 5 (1.04%) CISSP
7 4 (0.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (0.84%) MCDST
7 4 (0.84%) MCP
7 4 (0.84%) PMP
8 2 (0.42%) CIMA
8 2 (0.42%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (0.42%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.42%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.21%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.21%) HND
9 1 (0.21%) IIBA
9 1 (0.21%) NVQ Level 3
9 1 (0.21%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.21%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (6.68%) SLA
2 19 (3.97%) Data Quality
3 16 (3.34%) GDPR
4 13 (2.71%) PMO
4 13 (2.71%) QA
5 5 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.21%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 55 (11.48%) Active Directory
2 14 (2.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (2.51%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (0.63%) vSphere
5 2 (0.42%) HDFS
5 2 (0.42%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.42%) Terminal Services
5 2 (0.42%) XenApp
6 1 (0.21%) Samba
6 1 (0.21%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (2.30%) NetBackup
2 10 (2.09%) SCCM
3 8 (1.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (0.42%) AirWatch
4 2 (0.42%) DameWare
4 2 (0.42%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.21%) Ambari
5 1 (0.21%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.21%) Nagios
5 1 (0.21%) Puppet
5 1 (0.21%) RSA Archer
5 1 (0.21%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 67 (13.99%) Microsoft
2 44 (9.19%) Oracle
2 44 (9.19%) SAP
3 18 (3.76%) IBM
3 18 (3.76%) VMware
4 17 (3.55%) Citrix
5 16 (3.34%) HP
5 16 (3.34%) Tableau
5 16 (3.34%) Workday
6 15 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
6 15 (3.13%) Symantec
7 10 (2.09%) Google
8 8 (1.67%) McAfee
8 8 (1.67%) Veritas
8 8 (1.67%) Xerox
9 7 (1.46%) Cisco
9 7 (1.46%) ServiceNow
10 5 (1.04%) Concur
10 5 (1.04%) JD Edwards
10 5 (1.04%) Remedy