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 29 December 2014 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 26 24 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 25.49% 22.22% 27.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 27.96% 23.76% 32.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 15 22
Average daily rate
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£378 £310 £396
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.77% -21.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £162 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £495 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 3
Average hourly rate £25.00 £15.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -3.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +3.44%
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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
93 101 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 91.18% 93.52% 84.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 70 54
Average daily rate £413 £401 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.99% +6.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £225 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £684 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 4
Average hourly rate £25.00 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.05% -2.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 29 December 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014.

Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in Croydon

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 20 (50.00%) Finance
2 9 (22.50%) Active Directory
3 8 (20.00%) Windows
4 7 (17.50%) MS Office
5 6 (15.00%) PRINCE2
5 6 (15.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (15.00%) Business Analysis
6 5 (12.50%) Project Management
6 5 (12.50%) Project Planning
6 5 (12.50%) MS Excel
6 5 (12.50%) Windows XP
6 5 (12.50%) MS Visio
6 5 (12.50%) ISEB
6 5 (12.50%) Change Management
7 4 (10.00%) Backup Exec
7 4 (10.00%) Blackberry
7 4 (10.00%) Cisco
7 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
7 4 (10.00%) VPN
7 4 (10.00%) ITIL
7 4 (10.00%) Resource Management
7 4 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
7 4 (10.00%) Banking
7 4 (10.00%) Windows 7
7 4 (10.00%) iPhone
7 4 (10.00%) iPad
7 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (7.50%) Portfolio Management
8 3 (7.50%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (7.50%) User Acceptance Testing

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 2 (5.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.50%) SAS
2 1 (2.50%) IIS
2 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (17.50%) MS Office
2 6 (15.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (12.50%) MS Excel
3 5 (12.50%) MS Visio
4 2 (5.00%) MS Project
5 1 (2.50%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.00%) VPN
1 4 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (2.50%) LDAP
2 1 (2.50%) LAN
2 1 (2.50%) WAN
2 1 (2.50%) POP3
2 1 (2.50%) SMTP
2 1 (2.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Toad
1 1 (2.50%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (2.50%) LoadRunner
General
1 20 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (10.00%) Banking
3 3 (7.50%) Manufacturing
4 2 (5.00%) Front Office
4 2 (5.00%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (2.50%) Marketing
5 1 (2.50%) Billing
5 1 (2.50%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.50%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Blackberry
1 4 (10.00%) iPhone
1 4 (10.00%) iPad
1 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.50%) W3C
2 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.00%) Windows
2 5 (12.50%) Windows XP
3 4 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (15.00%) PRINCE2
1 6 (15.00%) Business Analysis
2 5 (12.50%) Project Planning
2 5 (12.50%) Project Management
2 5 (12.50%) Change Management
3 4 (10.00%) ITIL
3 4 (10.00%) Resource Management
4 3 (7.50%) Data Analysis
4 3 (7.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (7.50%) Portfolio Management
4 3 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (5.00%) Document Management
5 2 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (5.00%) Service Management
5 2 (5.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (5.00%) Manual Testing
5 2 (5.00%) Test Planning
5 2 (5.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (5.00%) ITIL V3
6 1 (2.50%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.50%) SQL
2 1 (2.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) ISEB
2 2 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (5.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (5.00%) Degree
2 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.50%) CBAP
3 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) SLA
1 2 (5.00%) QA
2 1 (2.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (22.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (10.00%) Backup Exec
2 3 (7.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (10.00%) Cisco
1 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.00%) HP
3 1 (2.50%) Altiris
3 1 (2.50%) Business Objects
3 1 (2.50%) SAP
3 1 (2.50%) Cognos