The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 12 5 1
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -4
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 25 13 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 13.44% 14.94% 30.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.45% 16.25% 33.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 12 18
Average daily rate
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£363 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £184 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £471 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.92 £14.62 £14.25
% change year-on-year
+2.05% +2.59%
Analyst
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Croydon region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
173 80 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 93.01% 91.95% 91.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 64 64
Average daily rate £388 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £215 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £605 £484
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 4
Average hourly rate £27.78 £16.16 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.90% +7.73%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.24 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.41% -

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Analyst in the job title across the Croydon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Analyst across the Croydon region.

Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon region that cited Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Analyst in their job title.

1 23 (38.98%) Finance
2 18 (30.51%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (22.03%) ITIL
4 12 (20.34%) Java
4 12 (20.34%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (16.95%) Change Management
5 10 (16.95%) MS Office
6 9 (15.25%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (15.25%) Service Management
6 9 (15.25%) Business Analysis
6 9 (15.25%) Waterfall
7 8 (13.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (13.56%) ITSM
8 7 (11.86%) Microsoft
8 7 (11.86%) Validation
8 7 (11.86%) Time Management
8 7 (11.86%) ServiceNow
9 6 (10.17%) Mentoring
9 6 (10.17%) Cucumber
9 6 (10.17%) Software Engineering
9 6 (10.17%) Software Testing
9 6 (10.17%) Selenium
9 6 (10.17%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (8.47%) Management Information System
10 5 (8.47%) Oracle EBS
10 5 (8.47%) Workflow
10 5 (8.47%) Service Delivery
10 5 (8.47%) Data Modelling
10 5 (8.47%) Oracle Reports
10 5 (8.47%) SQL

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon region that cited Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (6.78%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (5.08%) Lync
2 3 (5.08%) Oracle Self-Service HR
3 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.69%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.69%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (16.95%) MS Office
2 4 (6.78%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.69%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.69%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.69%) PowerPivot
3 1 (1.69%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (8.47%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (8.47%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (3.39%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (3.39%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (3.39%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (3.39%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (3.39%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (1.69%) SAP ERP
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle HRMS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.08%) Internet
1 3 (5.08%) SSH
2 1 (1.69%) Firewall
2 1 (1.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.47%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (3.39%) Data Mining
2 2 (3.39%) DataStage
2 2 (3.39%) QualityStage
2 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (3.39%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (1.69%) Big Data
3 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.69%) OLAP
3 1 (1.69%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (10.17%) Selenium
1 6 (10.17%) Cucumber
2 4 (6.78%) JBehave
3 2 (3.39%) Capybara
General
1 23 (38.98%) Finance
2 2 (3.39%) General Ledger
3 1 (1.69%) Back Office
3 1 (1.69%) Law
3 1 (1.69%) Legal
3 1 (1.69%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.47%) Web Services
2 4 (6.78%) Gherkin
3 3 (5.08%) XML
4 1 (1.69%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.34%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.47%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.08%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.39%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.39%) Visualisation
4 2 (3.39%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.08%) UNIX
1 3 (5.08%) AIX
1 3 (5.08%) Solaris
2 2 (3.39%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (30.51%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (22.03%) ITIL
3 10 (16.95%) Change Management
4 9 (15.25%) Service Management
4 9 (15.25%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (15.25%) Business Analysis
4 9 (15.25%) Waterfall
5 8 (13.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (13.56%) ITSM
6 7 (11.86%) Validation
6 7 (11.86%) Time Management
7 6 (10.17%) Mentoring
7 6 (10.17%) Software Engineering
7 6 (10.17%) Software Testing
8 5 (8.47%) Web Development
8 5 (8.47%) Scrum
8 5 (8.47%) Workflow
8 5 (8.47%) Service Delivery
8 5 (8.47%) Data Modelling
8 5 (8.47%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 12 (20.34%) Java
2 5 (8.47%) SQL
3 3 (5.08%) Shell Script
3 3 (5.08%) Korn
3 3 (5.08%) sed
4 2 (3.39%) AWK
4 2 (3.39%) Ruby
5 1 (1.69%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.69%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (10.17%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (8.47%) Degree
3 4 (6.78%) Security Cleared
4 3 (5.08%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.39%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.08%) SLA
2 2 (3.39%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (11.86%) Microsoft
1 7 (11.86%) ServiceNow
2 5 (8.47%) Oracle
3 3 (5.08%) Guidewire
4 2 (3.39%) Informatica
4 2 (3.39%) Trillium
4 2 (3.39%) IBM
5 1 (1.69%) SAP
5 1 (1.69%) VMware