The first table below looks at the demand for the Technical 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 Technical Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Croydon region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Analyst
Rank 21 9 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 4 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 3.77% 7.69% -
As % of the Job Titles category 3.88% 8.20% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate - £338 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £16.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+40.62% -20.00%
Job Titles Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103 61 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 97.17% 93.85% 94.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 39 99
Average daily rate £388 £390 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.64% -15.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £265 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £495 £643
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 1
Average hourly rate £19.00 £11.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.21% -14.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Technical Analyst
London

Technical Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

Technical Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Technical Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Technical Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

Technical Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Technical Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

Technical Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon region that cited Technical 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 Technical Analyst in their job title.

1 4 (80.00%) MS Office
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (20.00%) Application Packaging
3 1 (20.00%) WSUS
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (20.00%) ProCurve
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) XenApp
3 1 (20.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) ISEB
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Hyperion
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Symantec
3 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server

Technical Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon region that cited Technical 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 Technical Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) XenApp
2 1 (20.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 1 (20.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) ProCurve
1 1 (20.00%) HP
1 1 (20.00%) Citrix
1 1 (20.00%) Hyperion
1 1 (20.00%) Symantec
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft