Period
to 25 February 2018

The median contractor rate for an Analyst was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 25 February 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
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 3 7
Rank change year-on-year -1 +4 -5
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 523 369 430
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 18.05% 17.78% 16.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.10% 18.87% 17.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 424 274 333
Surrey median daily rate £425 £408 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.29% +0.62% +15.71%
10th Percentile £191 £177 £260
90th Percentile £538 £538 £560
South East median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year +2.74% +4.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 11
Surrey median hourly rate £11.78 £18.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.32% +27.59% -12.12%
10th Percentile £10.07 £10.55 £11.25
90th Percentile £19.85 £20.45 £25.00
South East median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00

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 2,738 1,956 2,481
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.51% 94.27% 95.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,942 1,219 1,606
Surrey median daily rate £475 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.15% -2.94% +9.68%
10th Percentile £275 £200 £243
90th Percentile £588 £551 £550
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 117 136
Surrey median hourly rate £19.00 £18.93 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.40% -13.98% +18.92%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.30 £10.88
90th Percentile £49.63 £41.70 £53.75
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £17.43 £19.00
% change year-on-year +3.27% -8.26% +16.92%

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 25 February 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
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 25 February 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 +5 133 £500 +81.82% 8
Sunbury-on-Thames -2 54 £382 +28.89% 2
Staines +6 52 £425 +61.90% 8
Leatherhead +4 26 £413 +17.86% 9
Redhill -5 26 £425 -5.56% 5
Woking +14 21 £288 -29.01% 10
Guildford -8 18 £413 -4.07% 7
Epsom +4 16 £400 +48.15% 3
Weybridge -5 15 £338 +3.85% 1
Chertsey 0 8 £375 +226.09%
Camberley -4 4 £540 +14.89% 4
Cranleigh - 4 £120 -
Farnham +6 2 £388 +198.08%
Egham -1 2 £325 - 1
Tadworth -3 1 £243 -
Dorking - 1 £388 - 1
Godalming - 1 - - 2
Horley - 1 £390 -
Analyst
South East

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

For the 6 months to 25 February 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
2 149 (28.49%) Analytical Skills
3 131 (25.05%) SQL
4 106 (20.27%) Business Analysis
5 101 (19.31%) Agile Software Development
6 69 (13.19%) Oracle
7 66 (12.62%) MS Visio
8 63 (12.05%) Degree
9 55 (10.52%) Relational Database
10 54 (10.33%) Microsoft
11 52 (9.94%) Workflow
12 51 (9.75%) Stakeholder Management
12 51 (9.75%) BPR
13 50 (9.56%) Unix
14 48 (9.18%) Microsoft Excel
15 47 (8.99%) Business Process Analysis
16 46 (8.80%) Analytics
17 44 (8.41%) Data Analysis
18 41 (7.84%) Change Management
18 41 (7.84%) Scrum
19 38 (7.27%) Windows
19 38 (7.27%) Active Directory
20 37 (7.07%) Data Management
21 36 (6.88%) Project Management
22 33 (6.31%) Waterfall
23 32 (6.12%) SLA
23 32 (6.12%) SAP
23 32 (6.12%) ITIL
24 31 (5.93%) Business Intelligence
25 29 (5.54%) Wireframes

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 11 (2.10%) SAS
2 10 (1.91%) SharePoint
3 8 (1.53%) MS Exchange
4 6 (1.15%) Apache Spark
4 6 (1.15%) Documentum
5 4 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (0.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (0.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (0.38%) CMS
7 2 (0.38%) Confluence
8 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.19%) IIS
8 1 (0.19%) JBoss
8 1 (0.19%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.19%) WildFly
Applications
1 66 (12.62%) MS Visio
2 48 (9.18%) Microsoft Excel
3 28 (5.35%) Microsoft Office
4 26 (4.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 7 (1.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 7 (1.34%) InDesign
5 7 (1.34%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 8 (1.53%) Lawson
2 7 (1.34%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 5 (0.96%) PlanetPress Connect
4 3 (0.57%) Carpe Diem
4 3 (0.57%) Elite 3E
5 2 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.38%) iTrent
5 2 (0.38%) SAP CRM
5 2 (0.38%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.38%) SAP HR
5 2 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.19%) assyst
6 1 (0.19%) CA PPM
6 1 (0.19%) Maximo
6 1 (0.19%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.19%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.19%) SAP Payroll
6 1 (0.19%) SAP PP
6 1 (0.19%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.87%) Office 365
2 10 (1.91%) IBM Blueworks
3 6 (1.15%) Google Analytics
4 5 (0.96%) Silverpop
5 4 (0.76%) Slack
5 4 (0.76%) Trello
6 3 (0.57%) Lucidchart
6 3 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (0.57%) SuccessFactors
7 2 (0.38%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.19%) Amazon AWS
8 1 (0.19%) SaaS
8 1 (0.19%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.29%) TCP/IP
2 11 (2.10%) VPN
2 11 (2.10%) WAN
3 10 (1.91%) DNS
3 10 (1.91%) Firewall
4 8 (1.53%) LAN
5 6 (1.15%) Internet
5 6 (1.15%) Intranet
6 5 (0.96%) DHCP
7 4 (0.76%) Structured Cabling
7 4 (0.76%) Wireless
8 3 (0.57%) IP Telephony
9 2 (0.38%) ISDN
9 2 (0.38%) Remote Desktop
9 2 (0.38%) RTP
9 2 (0.38%) Skype
10 1 (0.19%) ADSL
10 1 (0.19%) PSTN
10 1 (0.19%) SAN
10 1 (0.19%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (10.52%) Relational Database
2 19 (3.63%) Power BI
3 12 (2.29%) BusinessObjects
3 12 (2.29%) SQL Server
4 11 (2.10%) Big Data
5 9 (1.72%) Data Mining
6 8 (1.53%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (1.53%) Hadoop
7 7 (1.34%) SAP BW
7 7 (1.34%) Spotfire
8 6 (1.15%) Crystal Reports
8 6 (1.15%) Data Lake
8 6 (1.15%) MS Access
8 6 (1.15%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (0.76%) EDMS
9 4 (0.76%) Geospatial Data
9 4 (0.76%) Qlik Sense
10 3 (0.57%) Apache Hive
10 3 (0.57%) Data Mart
10 3 (0.57%) GIS
Development Applications
1 19 (3.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (2.68%) JIRA
3 11 (2.10%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 11 (2.10%) Selenium
4 8 (1.53%) SoapUI
4 8 (1.53%) Visual Studio
5 7 (1.34%) Axure RP
6 6 (1.15%) SpecFlow
7 5 (0.96%) WebDriver
8 4 (0.76%) Protractor
8 4 (0.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 4 (0.76%) TeamCity
9 3 (0.57%) HP UFT
10 2 (0.38%) Git (software)
11 1 (0.19%) Appium
11 1 (0.19%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.19%) Jenkins
11 1 (0.19%) Mocha
11 1 (0.19%) Oracle APEX
11 1 (0.19%) ProC
General
1 182 (34.80%) Finance
2 15 (2.87%) Marketing
3 14 (2.68%) Billing
4 13 (2.49%) Banking
5 10 (1.91%) Manufacturing
6 9 (1.72%) Advertising
6 9 (1.72%) Retail
7 8 (1.53%) General Ledger
7 8 (1.53%) Pharmaceutical
8 6 (1.15%) Telecoms
9 4 (0.76%) Financial Institution
9 4 (0.76%) Legal
10 3 (0.57%) Electronics
11 2 (0.38%) Law
12 1 (0.19%) Automotive
12 1 (0.19%) Dutch Language
12 1 (0.19%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.19%) Local Government
12 1 (0.19%) Publishing
12 1 (0.19%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (2.49%) XML
2 10 (1.91%) Web Services
3 5 (0.96%) SOAP
4 4 (0.76%) Gherkin
5 3 (0.57%) AngularJS
5 3 (0.57%) Middleware
5 3 (0.57%) RESTful
5 3 (0.57%) XSLT
6 2 (0.38%) .NET
6 2 (0.38%) JSON
6 2 (0.38%) REST
6 2 (0.38%) Swagger
7 1 (0.19%) Apache Camel
7 1 (0.19%) Chai
7 1 (0.19%) COM
7 1 (0.19%) HTML
7 1 (0.19%) JSP
7 1 (0.19%) LDAP
7 1 (0.19%) Spring
7 1 (0.19%) WebdriverIO
Miscellaneous
1 149 (28.49%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (3.25%) Management Information System
2 17 (3.25%) User Experience
3 11 (2.10%) Smartphone
4 10 (1.91%) Computer Science
4 10 (1.91%) Mobile Computing
5 9 (1.72%) Virtual Team
6 8 (1.53%) Cyberthreat
7 7 (1.34%) PKI
8 6 (1.15%) Client/Server
9 5 (0.96%) e-Learning
9 5 (0.96%) Marketing Technology
9 5 (0.96%) Smart Meter
10 4 (0.76%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.57%) Data Centre
11 3 (0.57%) IVR
11 3 (0.57%) Video Conferencing
12 2 (0.38%) Blackberry
12 2 (0.38%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.38%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 50 (9.56%) Unix
2 38 (7.27%) Windows
3 14 (2.68%) Windows 7
4 11 (2.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (1.34%) Windows Server
6 6 (1.15%) Linux
6 6 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (0.96%) Windows 10
7 5 (0.96%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.57%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.38%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.19%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (20.27%) Business Analysis
2 101 (19.31%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (9.94%) Workflow
4 51 (9.75%) BPR
4 51 (9.75%) Stakeholder Management
5 47 (8.99%) Business Process Analysis
6 46 (8.80%) Analytics
7 44 (8.41%) Data Analysis
8 41 (7.84%) Change Management
8 41 (7.84%) Scrum
9 37 (7.07%) Data Management
10 36 (6.88%) Project Management
11 33 (6.31%) Waterfall
12 32 (6.12%) ITIL
13 31 (5.93%) Business Intelligence
14 29 (5.54%) UML
14 29 (5.54%) Wireframes
15 27 (5.16%) E-Commerce
16 26 (4.97%) Test Automation
17 25 (4.78%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 131 (25.05%) SQL
2 22 (4.21%) Python
3 15 (2.87%) Java
4 11 (2.10%) C#
5 10 (1.91%) JavaScript
6 8 (1.53%) PL/SQL
7 7 (1.34%) T-SQL
7 7 (1.34%) VBA
8 6 (1.15%) R
9 4 (0.76%) Perl
10 3 (0.57%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.38%) C
11 2 (0.38%) C++
11 2 (0.38%) Groovy
11 2 (0.38%) PHP
11 2 (0.38%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.38%) VB
12 1 (0.19%) COBOL
12 1 (0.19%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 63 (12.05%) Degree
2 16 (3.06%) ISEB
3 9 (1.72%) ISTQB
3 9 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (1.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 7 (1.34%) MCSE
6 5 (0.96%) CISSP
6 5 (0.96%) Security Cleared
7 3 (0.57%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (0.57%) IIBA
7 3 (0.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (0.57%) MCDST
7 3 (0.57%) MCP
7 3 (0.57%) MCSA
7 3 (0.57%) MOS
7 3 (0.57%) PMP
7 3 (0.57%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.38%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.19%) HND
9 1 (0.19%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (6.12%) SLA
2 22 (4.21%) GDPR
3 20 (3.82%) PMO
4 18 (3.44%) QA
5 14 (2.68%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.19%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 38 (7.27%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.15%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (0.96%) vSphere
4 4 (0.76%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.76%) KVM
5 3 (0.57%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (0.38%) HDFS
6 2 (0.38%) Terminal Services
6 2 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (1.91%) SCCM
2 9 (1.72%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (0.96%) HP ALM
4 4 (0.76%) Malwarebytes
4 4 (0.76%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 4 (0.76%) WSUS
5 2 (0.38%) AirWatch
5 2 (0.38%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.19%) Ambari
6 1 (0.19%) DameWare
6 1 (0.19%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 69 (13.19%) Oracle
2 54 (10.33%) Microsoft
3 32 (6.12%) SAP
4 23 (4.40%) Tableau
5 18 (3.44%) Workday
6 17 (3.25%) HP
7 12 (2.29%) Salesforce.com
8 11 (2.10%) Google
9 9 (1.72%) Citrix
9 9 (1.72%) ServiceNow
10 8 (1.53%) IBM
11 7 (1.34%) Adobe
12 6 (1.15%) Avaya
13 5 (0.96%) Hootsuite
13 5 (0.96%) Sitecore
13 5 (0.96%) Symantec
13 5 (0.96%) Xerox
14 4 (0.76%) Kronos
14 4 (0.76%) Marketo
14 4 (0.76%) VMware