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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 13 10 8
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 34 21 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 12.36% 15.22% 12.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.98% 15.79% 13.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 14 8
Median daily rate £350 £350 £219
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +60.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £222 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £375 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £332
% change year-on-year
- +5.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Median hourly rate £21.00 - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.55 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+0.34% -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
262 133 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 95.27% 96.38% 97.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 73 61
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £225 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £605
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 4
Median hourly rate £15.00 £27.78 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.00% +63.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £27.78 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £30.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

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 25 July 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
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 25 July 2016.

Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in Croydon

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 21 (40.38%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (28.85%) Finance
3 10 (19.23%) Business Analysis
3 10 (19.23%) Guidewire
4 9 (17.31%) MS Excel
5 8 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (13.46%) ITIL
7 6 (11.54%) Security Cleared
7 6 (11.54%) iPad
8 5 (9.62%) User Stories
8 5 (9.62%) SC Cleared
8 5 (9.62%) Test Scripting
8 5 (9.62%) Billing
8 5 (9.62%) VBA
8 5 (9.62%) SharePoint
8 5 (9.62%) MS Visio
8 5 (9.62%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (7.69%) Telecoms
9 4 (7.69%) Configuration Management
9 4 (7.69%) Project Management
9 4 (7.69%) Windows
9 4 (7.69%) Linux
9 4 (7.69%) HP
9 4 (7.69%) ISEB
9 4 (7.69%) Performance Testing
9 4 (7.69%) JIRA
9 4 (7.69%) Selenium
9 4 (7.69%) Jenkins
9 4 (7.69%) ServiceNow
9 4 (7.69%) Functional Testing

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 5 (9.62%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.92%) Confluence
2 1 (1.92%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.92%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.92%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (1.92%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (17.31%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.62%) MS Visio
3 3 (5.77%) MS Office
3 3 (5.77%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (3.85%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) Office 365
2 1 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.77%) HTTP
2 1 (1.92%) Firewall
2 1 (1.92%) Intranet
2 1 (1.92%) MPLS
2 1 (1.92%) PABX
2 1 (1.92%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.92%) Big Data
1 1 (1.92%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (1.92%) Hadoop
1 1 (1.92%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.92%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 4 (7.69%) Jenkins
1 4 (7.69%) JIRA
1 4 (7.69%) Selenium
2 2 (3.85%) JMeter
2 2 (3.85%) LoadRunner
3 1 (1.92%) FitNesse
3 1 (1.92%) Gerrit
3 1 (1.92%) JUnit
3 1 (1.92%) SonarQube
3 1 (1.92%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (1.92%) TestPartner
3 1 (1.92%) Toad
3 1 (1.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (28.85%) Finance
2 5 (9.62%) Billing
3 4 (7.69%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.92%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.85%) REST
2 1 (1.92%) .NET
2 1 (1.92%) SOAP
2 1 (1.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (11.54%) iPad
3 3 (5.77%) CMDB
4 2 (3.85%) Minimum Viable Product
4 2 (3.85%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.85%) Statistics
4 2 (3.85%) User Experience
5 1 (1.92%) Biometrics
5 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.92%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.69%) Linux
1 4 (7.69%) Windows
1 4 (7.69%) Windows 7
2 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (3.85%) Unix
3 2 (3.85%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.92%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (40.38%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (19.23%) Business Analysis
3 7 (13.46%) ITIL
4 5 (9.62%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (9.62%) Test Scripting
4 5 (9.62%) User Stories
5 4 (7.69%) Configuration Management
5 4 (7.69%) Functional Testing
5 4 (7.69%) Mentoring
5 4 (7.69%) Open Source
5 4 (7.69%) Performance Testing
5 4 (7.69%) Project Management
6 3 (5.77%) BDD
6 3 (5.77%) Business Transformation
6 3 (5.77%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (5.77%) Data Analysis
6 3 (5.77%) Domain-Driven Design
6 3 (5.77%) Migration
6 3 (5.77%) Regression Testing
6 3 (5.77%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.62%) VBA
2 3 (5.77%) Java
3 2 (3.85%) C
3 2 (3.85%) SQL
4 1 (1.92%) C#
4 1 (1.92%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.92%) Perl
4 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.92%) Python
4 1 (1.92%) Ruby
4 1 (1.92%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.92%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.92%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (11.54%) Security Cleared
2 5 (9.62%) SC Cleared
3 4 (7.69%) ISEB
4 2 (3.85%) A+ Certification
4 2 (3.85%) IIBA
4 2 (3.85%) ISTQB
4 2 (3.85%) MCTS
4 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.92%) BC Cleared
5 1 (1.92%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.77%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.92%) Docker
2 1 (1.92%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (7.69%) Puppet
2 3 (5.77%) Nagios
3 1 (1.92%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (19.23%) Guidewire
2 4 (7.69%) HP
2 4 (7.69%) ServiceNow
3 3 (5.77%) Red Hat
3 3 (5.77%) Remedy
4 2 (3.85%) F5
4 2 (3.85%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.92%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.92%) Citrix
5 1 (1.92%) Hortonworks
5 1 (1.92%) SAP
5 1 (1.92%) VMware