The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Croydon region that had Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analyst
London / Croydon
Rank 22 23 18
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 17 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 7.62% 3.57% 3.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.42% 3.62% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 2
Median daily rate £385 £475 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.94% +16.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £404 £401
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £480 £411
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £43.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.71 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-3.58% +19.32%

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
202 221 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 90.58% 98.66% 95.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 163 66
Median daily rate £450 £418 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.78% +4.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £600 £653
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 7
Median hourly rate £43.50 £13.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+222.22% -46.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, Business 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 Business Analyst in the job title.

1 19 (70.37%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (44.44%) Business Analysis
3 9 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 7 (25.93%) User Stories
4 7 (25.93%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (22.22%) SDLC
6 5 (18.52%) Business Transformation
7 4 (14.81%) Finance
7 4 (14.81%) Domain-Driven Design
7 4 (14.81%) Software Testing
7 4 (14.81%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (11.11%) JIRA
8 3 (11.11%) iPad
8 3 (11.11%) Analytics
8 3 (11.11%) User Experience
8 3 (11.11%) BDD
8 3 (11.11%) Scrum
8 3 (11.11%) Project Management
8 3 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (11.11%) Target Operating Model
8 3 (11.11%) Translating Business Requirements
8 3 (11.11%) Data Analytics
9 2 (7.41%) Service Design
9 2 (7.41%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce
9 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
9 2 (7.41%) Web Services
9 2 (7.41%) XML

Business 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 1 (3.70%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) JIRA
2 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Legal
2 2 (7.41%) Retail
3 1 (3.70%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) Web Services
1 2 (7.41%) XML
2 1 (3.70%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) iPad
1 3 (11.11%) User Experience
2 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.41%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.70%) Minimum Viable Product
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (70.37%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (44.44%) Business Analysis
3 9 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 7 (25.93%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (25.93%) User Stories
5 6 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (22.22%) SDLC
5 6 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (18.52%) Business Transformation
7 4 (14.81%) Domain-Driven Design
7 4 (14.81%) Requirements Analysis
7 4 (14.81%) Software Testing
8 3 (11.11%) Analytics
8 3 (11.11%) BDD
8 3 (11.11%) Data Analytics
8 3 (11.11%) Project Management
8 3 (11.11%) Scrum
8 3 (11.11%) Target Operating Model
8 3 (11.11%) Translating Business Requirements
9 2 (7.41%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) C
1 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
1 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
1 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (3.70%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) EPiServer
2 1 (3.70%) IBM
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle
2 1 (3.70%) SAP