The median contractor rate for a Analyst was £468 per day in advertised job vacancies in Gatwick during the 3 months to 27 April 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
West Sussex / Gatwick
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 13 6
Rank change year-on-year -1 -7  
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 7 4 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 8.75% 5.88% 19.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.21% 5.97% 19.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 12
Median daily rate £468 £403 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.14% +49.07%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +3.57% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year +3.57% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Gatwick. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Gatwick
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 76 67 72
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gatwick 95.00% 98.53% 98.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 55 51
Median daily rate £388 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £500 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £391 £375
% change year-on-year +2.43% +4.13%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 0
Median hourly rate £13.00 £43.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -69.76% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.72
% change year-on-year - +4.66%  

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Gatwick

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gatwick that featured Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Gatwick

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analyst in Gatwick

Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gatwick

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analyst in Gatwick

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 Gatwick region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 20 (76.92%) Business Analysis
2 17 (65.38%) Degree
2 17 (65.38%) Finance
2 17 (65.38%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (61.54%) SDLC
3 16 (61.54%) Relational Database
3 16 (61.54%) Data Analysis
3 16 (61.54%) SQL
3 16 (61.54%) Oracle
3 16 (61.54%) Web Services
3 16 (61.54%) XML
3 16 (61.54%) Python
3 16 (61.54%) OO
3 16 (61.54%) OOD
4 4 (15.38%) Change Management
4 4 (15.38%) B2B
5 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (11.54%) Retail
6 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (7.69%) Marketing
6 2 (7.69%) Google
6 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (7.69%) Waterfall
6 2 (7.69%) NetApp
6 2 (7.69%) Apple
6 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
6 2 (7.69%) VMware
6 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (7.69%) MCSE

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gatwick 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 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (61.54%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
General
1 17 (65.38%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Retail
3 2 (7.69%) Marketing
4 1 (3.85%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (61.54%) Web Services
1 16 (61.54%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (65.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Linux
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (76.92%) Business Analysis
2 16 (61.54%) Data Analysis
2 16 (61.54%) OO
2 16 (61.54%) OOD
2 16 (61.54%) SDLC
3 4 (15.38%) B2B
3 4 (15.38%) Change Management
4 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (7.69%) CRM
4 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (7.69%) Waterfall
5 1 (3.85%) BPMN
5 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
5 1 (3.85%) ERP
5 1 (3.85%) Project Governance
5 1 (3.85%) Project Management
5 1 (3.85%) SWOT Analysis
5 1 (3.85%) UML
Programming Languages
1 16 (61.54%) Python
1 16 (61.54%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (65.38%) Degree
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (7.69%) MCSE
3 2 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.85%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) PMO
Vendors
1 16 (61.54%) Oracle
2 2 (7.69%) Apple
2 2 (7.69%) Google
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) NetApp
2 2 (7.69%) VMware
3 1 (3.85%) Salesforce.com