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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 8 5 2
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 29 22 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 11.98% 20.18% 25.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.03% 21.15% 26.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 15 10
Average daily rate £325 £375 £262
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +43.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £125 £119
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 2
Average hourly rate - £25.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +66.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
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
241 104 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 99.59% 95.41% 96.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 75 46
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £125 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 6
Average hourly rate £21.00 £25.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.00% +66.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 10 February 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 18 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (25.00%) Finance
3 12 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 12 (21.43%) Windows
4 10 (17.86%) Time Management
5 8 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 8 (14.29%) Degree
5 8 (14.29%) Active Directory
5 8 (14.29%) SLA
5 8 (14.29%) Change Management
6 7 (12.50%) Blackberry
6 7 (12.50%) Test Scripting
6 7 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (10.71%) HP Quality Center
7 6 (10.71%) Waterfall
7 6 (10.71%) Skype for Business
7 6 (10.71%) Retail
7 6 (10.71%) Operations Management
7 6 (10.71%) ISEB
7 6 (10.71%) SQL
7 6 (10.71%) MS Office
8 5 (8.93%) Visual Studio
8 5 (8.93%) Java
8 5 (8.93%) Windows XP
8 5 (8.93%) Ruby
8 5 (8.93%) Cucumber
8 5 (8.93%) SC Cleared
8 5 (8.93%) Security Cleared
8 5 (8.93%) Test Automation

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 6 (10.71%) Skype for Business
2 4 (7.14%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.57%) SAS
4 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.79%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (10.71%) MS Office
2 3 (5.36%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) Office 365
2 1 (1.79%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.36%) LAN
1 3 (5.36%) WAN
2 1 (1.79%) Firewall
2 1 (1.79%) HTTP
2 1 (1.79%) SMTP
2 1 (1.79%) VPN
2 1 (1.79%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 4 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (3.57%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (3.57%) Data Mining
2 2 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.57%) OLAP
2 2 (3.57%) PowerPivot
2 2 (3.57%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.57%) SAS EBI
3 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (8.93%) Capybara
1 5 (8.93%) Cucumber
1 5 (8.93%) Visual Studio
2 4 (7.14%) Selenium
2 4 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (5.36%) LoadRunner
4 2 (3.57%) JIRA
5 1 (1.79%) JMeter
5 1 (1.79%) JUnit
General
1 14 (25.00%) Finance
2 6 (10.71%) Retail
3 3 (5.36%) Law
3 3 (5.36%) Legal
4 1 (1.79%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.57%) Gherkin
1 2 (3.57%) MDX
1 2 (3.57%) XML
2 1 (1.79%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (12.50%) Blackberry
2 3 (5.36%) EPoS
2 3 (5.36%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.36%) Visualisation
3 2 (3.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (21.43%) Windows
2 5 (8.93%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.79%) Unix
3 1 (1.79%) Windows 2000
3 1 (1.79%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.79%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (17.86%) Time Management
3 8 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 8 (14.29%) Change Management
4 7 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (12.50%) Test Scripting
5 6 (10.71%) Operations Management
5 6 (10.71%) Waterfall
6 5 (8.93%) Test Automation
7 4 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (7.14%) Scrum
7 4 (7.14%) Test Management
7 4 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (5.36%) Analytics
8 3 (5.36%) Data Analysis
8 3 (5.36%) Data Modelling
8 3 (5.36%) Data Protection
8 3 (5.36%) ITIL
8 3 (5.36%) Performance Testing
8 3 (5.36%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.71%) SQL
2 5 (8.93%) Java
2 5 (8.93%) Ruby
3 4 (7.14%) C#
3 4 (7.14%) PL/SQL
3 4 (7.14%) VB
3 4 (7.14%) VBScript
4 2 (3.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (14.29%) Degree
2 6 (10.71%) ISEB
3 5 (8.93%) SC Cleared
3 5 (8.93%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.29%) SLA
2 2 (3.57%) QA
3 1 (1.79%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.79%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (10.71%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.79%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 12 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.14%) HP
3 3 (5.36%) Citrix
4 2 (3.57%) Capita
4 2 (3.57%) Guidewire
4 2 (3.57%) SAP
5 1 (1.79%) Ariba
5 1 (1.79%) Cisco
5 1 (1.79%) Google
5 1 (1.79%) Tableau
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