The median contractor rate for a Junior Analyst was £213 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 24 June 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.

Junior Analyst
UK
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 535 570 573
Rank change year-on-year +35 +3  
Contract jobs requiring a Junior Analyst 66 74 73
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.14% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.15% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 41 42
Median daily rate £213 £238 £188
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.52% +26.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £110 £92
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £346
UK excluding London median daily rate £235 £218 £170
% change year-on-year +8.04% +27.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 6
Median hourly rate £11.00 £15.00 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.66% +13.20%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.40 £11.28 £10.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £15.67 £48.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £15.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year -16.66% +11.11%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 43829 51011 53185
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.75% 94.87% 94.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 28353 33254 33375
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1353 1511 2053
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.48 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.14% +9.21%  

Junior Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Junior Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Junior Analyst in the UK

Junior Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Junior Analyst.

Contractor daily rate trend for Junior Analyst in the UK

Junior Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Junior Analyst over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Junior Analyst in the UK

Junior Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Junior Analyst.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Junior Analyst in the UK

Junior Analyst
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Junior Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +48 65 £214 -1.72% 35
London +18 33 £175 -26.70% 13
South East +31 12 £138 +10.00% 6
City of London +2 8 £125 -28.05% 4
Surrey - 6 £115 - 2
North West +20 5 £75 -42.30% 5
West Midlands +22 4 £235 +113.63% 5
Manchester +13 4 £75 - 1
South West +7 4 £211 -27.77% 3
East Midlands -3 4 £300 -7.69% 1
Wiltshire - 4 £211 - 2
Nottinghamshire - 4 £300 -
Nottingham - 4 £300 -
East of England -4 3 £290 +107.14%
Hampshire +14 2 £138 - 1
Oxfordshire -6 2 £310 -
Milton Keynes -10 2 £325 - 1
Essex -11 2 - -
Buckinghamshire -14 2 £325 - 1
Saffron Walden - 2 - -
Southampton - 2 £138 -
Scotland +40 1 £110 -66.15%
Birmingham +14 1 - - 3
Warwickshire +9 1 £235 - 1
Oxford -2 1 - -
Paisley - 1 £110 -
Camberley - 1 £325 -
Reigate - 1 - -
Warwick - 1 £235 - 1
Swindon - 1 £300 -

Junior Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, Junior 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 featuring Junior Analyst in the job title.

1 38 (29.01%) Finance
2 27 (20.61%) Microsoft Excel
3 26 (19.85%) Degree
4 24 (18.32%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (17.56%) Analytical Skills
6 22 (16.79%) Windows
6 22 (16.79%) Microsoft Office
7 21 (16.03%) SQL
8 20 (15.27%) Microsoft
9 18 (13.74%) Stakeholder Management
10 17 (12.98%) Business Analysis
11 14 (10.69%) Active Directory
12 13 (9.92%) Project Management
12 13 (9.92%) Banking
12 13 (9.92%) PMO
13 11 (8.40%) ITIL
14 10 (7.63%) SharePoint
14 10 (7.63%) Migration
15 9 (6.87%) Telecoms
15 9 (6.87%) Marketing
16 8 (6.11%) Business Intelligence
16 8 (6.11%) Defect Management
17 7 (5.34%) Analytics
17 7 (5.34%) Windows 7
17 7 (5.34%) Change Control
17 7 (5.34%) Video Conferencing
17 7 (5.34%) User Acceptance Testing
17 7 (5.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
17 7 (5.34%) Data Analysis
18 6 (4.58%) Test Scripting

Junior Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 10 (7.63%) SharePoint
2 6 (4.58%) Confluence
3 5 (3.82%) CMS
3 5 (3.82%) SAS
4 2 (1.53%) Drupal
4 2 (1.53%) IBM Notes
4 2 (1.53%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.53%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.76%) Documentum
5 1 (0.76%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 27 (20.61%) Microsoft Excel
2 22 (16.79%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (5.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (3.82%) MS Visio
4 5 (3.82%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (3.05%) Eloqua
1 4 (3.05%) FastStats
2 2 (1.53%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.76%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.76%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.76%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.76%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.76%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.05%) Office 365
2 1 (0.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.29%) Extranet
1 3 (2.29%) VPN
2 2 (1.53%) DHCP
2 2 (1.53%) DNS
2 2 (1.53%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.53%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.58%) Relational Database
2 5 (3.82%) Big Data
2 5 (3.82%) MS Access
2 5 (3.82%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.53%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.76%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.76%) Qlik Sense
4 1 (0.76%) QlikView
4 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (4.58%) JIRA
2 4 (3.05%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.76%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.76%) Selenium
3 1 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 38 (29.01%) Finance
2 13 (9.92%) Banking
3 9 (6.87%) Marketing
3 9 (6.87%) Telecoms
4 6 (4.58%) Legal
5 4 (3.05%) Publishing
5 4 (3.05%) Retail
6 3 (2.29%) Advertising
6 3 (2.29%) French Language
6 3 (2.29%) Front Office
6 3 (2.29%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.29%) Spanish Language
7 2 (1.53%) Back Office
7 2 (1.53%) Games
7 2 (1.53%) German Language
7 2 (1.53%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.53%) Law
8 1 (0.76%) Automotive
8 1 (0.76%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.76%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.53%) .NET
2 1 (0.76%) AngularJS
2 1 (0.76%) Gherkin
2 1 (0.76%) Mason
2 1 (0.76%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 23 (17.56%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.34%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (3.05%) Data Protection Act
3 4 (3.05%) NHS
4 3 (2.29%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.53%) e-Learning
5 2 (1.53%) FMCG
5 2 (1.53%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.53%) Market Risk
5 2 (1.53%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.76%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.76%) Derivative
6 1 (0.76%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.76%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (0.76%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.76%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.76%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.76%) STB
Operating Systems
1 22 (16.79%) Windows
2 7 (5.34%) Windows 7
3 3 (2.29%) Mac OS
3 3 (2.29%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.53%) Mac OS X
4 2 (1.53%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.76%) Unix
5 1 (0.76%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.76%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (18.32%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (13.74%) Stakeholder Management
3 17 (12.98%) Business Analysis
4 13 (9.92%) Project Management
5 11 (8.40%) ITIL
6 10 (7.63%) Migration
7 8 (6.11%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (6.11%) Defect Management
8 7 (5.34%) Analytics
8 7 (5.34%) Change Control
8 7 (5.34%) Data Analysis
8 7 (5.34%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (4.58%) Kanban
9 6 (4.58%) Scrum
9 6 (4.58%) Test Scripting
9 6 (4.58%) Workflow
10 5 (3.82%) ATDD
10 5 (3.82%) DSDM
10 5 (3.82%) Econometrics
10 5 (3.82%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 21 (16.03%) SQL
2 5 (3.82%) R
3 3 (2.29%) C#
3 3 (2.29%) VBA
4 2 (1.53%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.76%) C++
5 1 (0.76%) Java
5 1 (0.76%) MATLAB
5 1 (0.76%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.76%) Python
5 1 (0.76%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 26 (19.85%) Degree
2 5 (3.82%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.29%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (2.29%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.53%) ACCA
4 2 (1.53%) CIMA
4 2 (1.53%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.53%) ISEB
4 2 (1.53%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.53%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.76%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.76%) HND
5 1 (0.76%) MCP
5 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.76%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.92%) PMO
2 4 (3.05%) SLA
3 3 (2.29%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.76%) GDPR
4 1 (0.76%) QA
4 1 (0.76%) Solvency II
System Software
1 14 (10.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (3.05%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.53%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 20 (15.27%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.58%) Apple
2 6 (4.58%) Oracle
2 6 (4.58%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (3.82%) Citrix
4 4 (3.05%) Apteco
5 3 (2.29%) Remedy
5 3 (2.29%) SAP
6 2 (1.53%) Bloomberg
6 2 (1.53%) Cisco
6 2 (1.53%) HP
6 2 (1.53%) Lotus
7 1 (0.76%) CODA
7 1 (0.76%) Dell
7 1 (0.76%) ION Trading
7 1 (0.76%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.76%) LANDesk
7 1 (0.76%) Planview
7 1 (0.76%) Reuters
7 1 (0.76%) Sophis
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