The table below looks at the statistics for the Business 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 Business Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 21 10 15
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 4 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 3.67% 11.11% 2.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.92% 11.63% 2.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 0
Average daily rate
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£488 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £390 £370
% change year-on-year
- +5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.65 £28.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+16.60% -13.84%
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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
102 86 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 93.58% 95.56% 86.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 49 53
Average daily rate £375 £428 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.28% +20.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £223 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £523
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 4
Average hourly rate £25.00 £15.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -14.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.15 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -2.00%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Analyst in the job title across the Croydon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon region that cited Business 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 Business Analyst in their job title.

1 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 5 (33.33%) Banking
2 5 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 4 (26.67%) Data Analysis
3 4 (26.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (26.67%) GAP Analysis
3 4 (26.67%) MS Visio
4 3 (20.00%) Cognos
4 3 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (20.00%) SQL
4 3 (20.00%) Investment Banking
4 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (13.33%) Kimball Methodology
5 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
5 2 (13.33%) Technical Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) Document Management
5 2 (13.33%) Front Office
5 2 (13.33%) Corporate Banking
5 2 (13.33%) Degree
5 2 (13.33%) QA
5 2 (13.33%) QlikView
5 2 (13.33%) Dimensional Modelling
5 2 (13.33%) Oracle
5 2 (13.33%) MS Office
5 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
5 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (13.33%) Star Schema
5 2 (13.33%) IBM
5 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (13.33%) ISEB

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon region that cited Business 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 Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Visio
2 2 (13.33%) MS Office
2 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (6.67%) SPSS
3 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (6.67%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (13.33%) Data Mining
2 2 (13.33%) Star Schema
2 2 (13.33%) DataStage
2 2 (13.33%) QlikView
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (6.67%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) ERwin
General
1 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 5 (33.33%) Banking
3 3 (20.00%) Investment Banking
4 2 (13.33%) Corporate Banking
4 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
4 2 (13.33%) Front Office
5 1 (6.67%) Back Office
5 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 4 (26.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (26.67%) GAP Analysis
2 4 (26.67%) Data Analysis
3 2 (13.33%) Kimball Methodology
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (13.33%) Dimensional Modelling
3 2 (13.33%) Document Management
3 2 (13.33%) ETL
3 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (13.33%) Six Sigma
4 1 (6.67%) Change Management
4 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
4 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.67%) Information Management
4 1 (6.67%) Test Management
4 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
4 1 (6.67%) System Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Investment Management
4 1 (6.67%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) ISEB
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) CBAP
2 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Cognos
2 2 (13.33%) IBM
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) Business Objects
3 1 (6.67%) SAP
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