Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Analyst was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Croydon during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Analyst
South London > Croydon
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 18 11
Rank change year-on-year -19 -7 -6
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 67 62 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 8.00% 11.72% 14.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.36% 12.58% 15.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 59 38
Croydon median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% - -7.89%
10th Percentile £200 £110 £212
90th Percentile £554 £487 £426
South London median daily rate £420 £370 £350
% change year-on-year +13.51% +5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Croydon median hourly rate - £27.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +116.00% -16.67%
South London median hourly rate £22.88 £15.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year +52.50% +20.00% -19.35%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Croydon. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Croydon
Contract vacancies in Croydon with a recognized job title 801 493 332
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.70% 93.19% 97.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 533 311 211
Croydon median daily rate £500 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.21% -2.94% -5.56%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £313
90th Percentile £649 £563 £525
South London median daily rate £488 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +14.71% +13.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 8
Croydon median hourly rate £14.00 £35.25 £20.64
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -60.28% +70.78% +33.16%
10th Percentile £12.90 £21.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £86.10 £95.00 £34.13
South London median hourly rate £41.42 £21.20 £19.74
% change year-on-year +95.35% +7.38% +23.39%

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

Job postings that featured Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Croydon.

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Croydon

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analyst in Croydon

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Croydon over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analyst in Croydon

Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analyst in Croydon

Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Croydon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Croydon region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Croydon - 3 - -
Analyst
South London

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, 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 30 (44.78%) Security Cleared
2 26 (38.81%) SC Cleared
3 24 (35.82%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (19.40%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (17.91%) User Stories
5 12 (17.91%) QA
6 11 (16.42%) Finance
6 11 (16.42%) Scrum
6 11 (16.42%) Project Management
6 11 (16.42%) Microsoft Excel
7 10 (14.93%) Windows
7 10 (14.93%) JIRA
8 9 (13.43%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (13.43%) ITIL
8 9 (13.43%) Microsoft Office
9 8 (11.94%) Migration
10 7 (10.45%) Management Information System
10 7 (10.45%) Windows 10
10 7 (10.45%) Acceptance Criteria
11 6 (8.96%) Target Operating Model
11 6 (8.96%) DevOps
11 6 (8.96%) Waterfall
11 6 (8.96%) MS Access
11 6 (8.96%) GAP Analysis
11 6 (8.96%) Degree
11 6 (8.96%) Enterprise Architecture
12 5 (7.46%) Business Analysis
12 5 (7.46%) JMeter
12 5 (7.46%) SQL
12 5 (7.46%) Oracle

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 4 (5.97%) Confluence
2 2 (2.99%) CMS
2 2 (2.99%) SAS
3 1 (1.49%) Apache
3 1 (1.49%) MQSeries
3 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (16.42%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (13.43%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (2.99%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) Google Analytics
1 1 (1.49%) iPaaS
1 1 (1.49%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.99%) Internet
2 1 (1.49%) Firewall
2 1 (1.49%) FTP
2 1 (1.49%) HTTP
2 1 (1.49%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.49%) IPsec
2 1 (1.49%) LDAP
2 1 (1.49%) NAS
2 1 (1.49%) Network Security
2 1 (1.49%) SMS
2 1 (1.49%) SSL
2 1 (1.49%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.49%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.96%) MS Access
2 2 (2.99%) Big Data
2 2 (2.99%) Power BI
2 2 (2.99%) SAS EBI
3 1 (1.49%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.49%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (14.93%) JIRA
2 5 (7.46%) JMeter
3 4 (5.97%) Protractor
4 2 (2.99%) SoapUI
4 2 (2.99%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.99%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.49%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.49%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.49%) MSTest
5 1 (1.49%) Zephyr
General
1 11 (16.42%) Finance
2 2 (2.99%) Billing
2 2 (2.99%) General Ledger
2 2 (2.99%) Legal
3 1 (1.49%) Advertising
3 1 (1.49%) Digital Economy
3 1 (1.49%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.97%) AngularJS
1 4 (5.97%) RESTEasy
1 4 (5.97%) RESTful
2 2 (2.99%) SOAP
2 2 (2.99%) Web Services
3 1 (1.49%) .NET
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.40%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.45%) Management Information System
3 5 (7.46%) Data Structures
4 3 (4.48%) e-Learning
4 3 (4.48%) User Experience
5 1 (1.49%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.93%) Windows
2 7 (10.45%) Windows 10
3 3 (4.48%) Unix
4 2 (2.99%) Linux
4 2 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.99%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (35.82%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (17.91%) User Stories
3 11 (16.42%) Project Management
3 11 (16.42%) Scrum
4 9 (13.43%) ITIL
4 9 (13.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (11.94%) Migration
6 7 (10.45%) Acceptance Criteria
7 6 (8.96%) DevOps
7 6 (8.96%) Enterprise Architecture
7 6 (8.96%) GAP Analysis
7 6 (8.96%) Target Operating Model
7 6 (8.96%) Waterfall
8 5 (7.46%) Analytics
8 5 (7.46%) BDD
8 5 (7.46%) Business Analysis
8 5 (7.46%) Test Automation
9 4 (5.97%) Business Transformation
9 4 (5.97%) Requirements Engineering
9 4 (5.97%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.46%) SQL
2 4 (5.97%) JavaScript
3 3 (4.48%) C
4 2 (2.99%) VBA
5 1 (1.49%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.49%) C#
5 1 (1.49%) Korn
5 1 (1.49%) Perl
5 1 (1.49%) R
Qualifications
1 30 (44.78%) Security Cleared
2 26 (38.81%) SC Cleared
3 6 (8.96%) Degree
4 2 (2.99%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (2.99%) ISEB
5 1 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (17.91%) QA
2 2 (2.99%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (2.99%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.49%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.49%) Samba
2 1 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.99%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (2.99%) Puppet
2 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (1.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (7.46%) Oracle
2 4 (5.97%) Progress
3 3 (4.48%) Guidewire
3 3 (4.48%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.48%) ServiceNow
4 2 (2.99%) Citrix
4 2 (2.99%) F5
4 2 (2.99%) Google
4 2 (2.99%) HP
4 2 (2.99%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.49%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.49%) Cisco
5 1 (1.49%) NetApp
5 1 (1.49%) SAP
5 1 (1.49%) VMware