The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Croydon region that had Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 18 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
-14 0
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 23 33 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 8.71% 23.57% 25.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.16% 25.19% 25.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 29 18
Median daily rate £415 £375 £389
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.66% -3.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £159 £244 £152
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £447 £509
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -3.44%
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
251 131 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 95.08% 93.57% 98.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 113 74
Median daily rate £413 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £168 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 5
Median hourly rate £43.00 - £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Croydon region that featured Analyst in the job title.

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 4 May 2016.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, 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 Croydon region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 17 (32.08%) Finance
1 17 (32.08%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (20.75%) Windows
3 9 (16.98%) Microsoft
4 8 (15.09%) ITIL
4 8 (15.09%) SharePoint
4 8 (15.09%) MS Office
4 8 (15.09%) Test Scripting
4 8 (15.09%) HP Quality Center
5 7 (13.21%) HP
5 7 (13.21%) ISEB
5 7 (13.21%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (11.32%) Retail
6 6 (11.32%) Business Analysis
6 6 (11.32%) Active Directory
6 6 (11.32%) Time Management
6 6 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (9.43%) Guidewire
7 5 (9.43%) Test Automation
7 5 (9.43%) Change Management
7 5 (9.43%) SLA
7 5 (9.43%) Visual Studio
7 5 (9.43%) VB
7 5 (9.43%) C#
7 5 (9.43%) MS Excel
7 5 (9.43%) JIRA
7 5 (9.43%) Performance Testing
8 4 (7.55%) Billing
8 4 (7.55%) Data Analysis
8 4 (7.55%) Windows XP

Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon 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 8 (15.09%) SharePoint
2 4 (7.55%) Skype for Business
3 2 (3.77%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.89%) Confluence
4 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.89%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.89%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (15.09%) MS Office
2 5 (9.43%) MS Excel
3 3 (5.66%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (5.66%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.66%) Office 365
2 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) HTTP
1 2 (3.77%) LAN
1 2 (3.77%) WAN
2 1 (1.89%) Firewall
2 1 (1.89%) Intranet
2 1 (1.89%) MPLS
2 1 (1.89%) PABX
2 1 (1.89%) SMTP
2 1 (1.89%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.77%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (9.43%) JIRA
1 5 (9.43%) Visual Studio
2 4 (7.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (5.66%) LoadRunner
3 3 (5.66%) Selenium
4 2 (3.77%) Capybara
4 2 (3.77%) Cucumber
4 2 (3.77%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.77%) JMeter
5 1 (1.89%) FitNesse
5 1 (1.89%) Gerrit
5 1 (1.89%) JUnit
5 1 (1.89%) SonarQube
5 1 (1.89%) TestPartner
5 1 (1.89%) Toad
General
1 17 (32.08%) Finance
2 6 (11.32%) Retail
3 4 (7.55%) Billing
4 3 (5.66%) Law
4 3 (5.66%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.77%) Legal
6 1 (1.89%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.77%) Gherkin
1 2 (3.77%) XML
2 1 (1.89%) .NET
2 1 (1.89%) REST
2 1 (1.89%) SOAP
2 1 (1.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.55%) Blackberry
3 3 (5.66%) CMDB
3 3 (5.66%) iPad
4 2 (3.77%) Minimum Viable Product
4 2 (3.77%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.89%) EPoS
5 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (20.75%) Windows
2 4 (7.55%) Windows XP
3 3 (5.66%) Linux
3 3 (5.66%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.77%) Unix
5 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.89%) Windows 2000
5 1 (1.89%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.89%) Windows NT
5 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (32.08%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (15.09%) ITIL
2 8 (15.09%) Test Scripting
3 7 (13.21%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (11.32%) Business Analysis
4 6 (11.32%) Time Management
5 5 (9.43%) Change Management
5 5 (9.43%) Performance Testing
5 5 (9.43%) Test Automation
6 4 (7.55%) Data Analysis
6 4 (7.55%) Open Source
6 4 (7.55%) Project Management
6 4 (7.55%) Test Management
6 4 (7.55%) Waterfall
7 3 (5.66%) Configuration Management
7 3 (5.66%) Mentoring
7 3 (5.66%) Operations Management
8 2 (3.77%) Regression Testing
8 2 (3.77%) Scrum
8 2 (3.77%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.43%) C#
1 5 (9.43%) VB
2 4 (7.55%) VBA
2 4 (7.55%) VBScript
3 3 (5.66%) Ruby
4 2 (3.77%) Java
4 2 (3.77%) PL/SQL
4 2 (3.77%) SQL
5 1 (1.89%) C
5 1 (1.89%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.89%) Perl
5 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.89%) Python
5 1 (1.89%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (13.21%) ISEB
2 4 (7.55%) SC Cleared
2 4 (7.55%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.66%) Degree
4 2 (3.77%) IIBA
5 1 (1.89%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.89%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.43%) SLA
2 3 (5.66%) QA
System Software
1 6 (11.32%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.89%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (15.09%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (3.77%) Nagios
2 2 (3.77%) Puppet
3 1 (1.89%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 9 (16.98%) Microsoft
2 7 (13.21%) HP
3 5 (9.43%) Guidewire
4 4 (7.55%) ServiceNow
5 2 (3.77%) Capita
5 2 (3.77%) Citrix
5 2 (3.77%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.89%) Ariba
6 1 (1.89%) Cisco
6 1 (1.89%) F5
6 1 (1.89%) SAP
6 1 (1.89%) VMware