The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Bedfordshire region that had Technical Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Analyst
Rank 40 35 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 3 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.83% 1.34% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 1.44% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £444 £388 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.51% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £349
% change year-on-year
- +7.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £17.07
% change year-on-year
-17.50% +17.16%
Technical Analyst
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire 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
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
346 347 497
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 95.58% 93.03% 97.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 230 348
Median daily rate £415 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £200 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £525 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 20 9
Median hourly rate £24.50 £20.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.50% +53.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £15.86 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £38.75 £29.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Technical Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Technical Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Technical Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Technical Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Technical Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Technical Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Technical Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Analyst within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -2 3 £444 +14.51%
Technical Analyst
East of England

Technical Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, Technical 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 Bedfordshire region featuring Technical Analyst in the job title.

1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Retail
2 4 (50.00%) Scrum
2 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 3 (37.50%) Migration
4 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 2 (25.00%) Data Mining
4 2 (25.00%) SAS
4 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) MySQL
4 2 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 2 (25.00%) Data Extraction
4 2 (25.00%) Data Integration
4 2 (25.00%) Reverse Engineering
4 2 (25.00%) Tableau
4 2 (25.00%) User Stories
4 2 (25.00%) Data Transformation
4 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (12.50%) Converged Infrastructure
5 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
5 1 (12.50%) Simpana

Technical Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 2 (25.00%) SAS
2 1 (12.50%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) MPLS
1 1 (12.50%) NetScaler
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (25.00%) Data Mining
2 2 (25.00%) MySQL
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 4 (50.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (25.00%) Data Extraction
1 2 (25.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (50.00%) Scrum
3 3 (37.50%) Migration
4 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 2 (25.00%) Data Transformation
4 2 (25.00%) Reverse Engineering
4 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (25.00%) User Stories
4 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (12.50%) Change Control
5 1 (12.50%) Converged Infrastructure
5 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (12.50%) Logistics
5 1 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) MCITP
1 1 (12.50%) MCSE
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (12.50%) vSphere
1 1 (12.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
1 1 (12.50%) Simpana
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Tableau
2 1 (12.50%) 3PAR
2 1 (12.50%) Atlassian
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix
2 1 (12.50%) CommVault
2 1 (12.50%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) hybris
2 1 (12.50%) LogRhythm
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Proofpoint
2 1 (12.50%) VMware