The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire 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 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Analyst
Rank 107 113 114
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 6 13 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.25% 0.53% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.59% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 4
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£450 £396 £311
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.56% +27.30%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £363 £363
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £17.07 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £22.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+18.18% +57.14%
Technical Analyst
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire 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
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2133 2200 2223
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 88.99% 90.35% 91.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1119 1042 955
Average daily rate £375 £375 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £504
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 54 90
Average hourly rate £19.50 £17.04 £22.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.47% -24.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.25 £12.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £22.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.08 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+2.61% -8.11%

Technical Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Technical Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Technical Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Technical Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Technical Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Technical Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Technical Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Analyst within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +2 3 £450 +17.64% 1
Slough +5 1 £450 -
Maidenhead - 1 £370 -
Technical Analyst
South East

Technical Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 8 (29.63%) XML
4 6 (22.22%) Java
4 6 (22.22%) SQL
4 6 (22.22%) Asset Management
4 6 (22.22%) WebSphere
4 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (18.52%) Content Management
5 5 (18.52%) Retail
5 5 (18.52%) UNIX
5 5 (18.52%) Windows
5 5 (18.52%) Linux
5 5 (18.52%) CRM
6 4 (14.81%) IBM
6 4 (14.81%) RDF
6 4 (14.81%) Active Directory
6 4 (14.81%) Commerce Server
6 4 (14.81%) AIX
6 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
6 4 (14.81%) DB2
6 4 (14.81%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
6 4 (14.81%) JSR 170
6 4 (14.81%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (11.11%) Fredhopper
7 3 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (11.11%) Semantic Web
7 3 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (11.11%) JSON

Technical Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 6 (22.22%) WebSphere
2 4 (14.81%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (14.81%) Commerce Server
3 3 (11.11%) Apache
3 3 (11.11%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (3.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (3.70%) CMS
4 1 (3.70%) IIS
4 1 (3.70%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Fredhopper
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) HTTP
2 2 (7.41%) VPN
2 2 (7.41%) DNS
2 2 (7.41%) MPLS
2 2 (7.41%) Firewall
2 2 (7.41%) LAN
2 2 (7.41%) WAN
2 2 (7.41%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) DB2
2 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (18.52%) Retail
2 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.41%) Back Office
4 1 (3.70%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (3.70%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (29.63%) XML
2 4 (14.81%) JSR 170
3 3 (11.11%) Ajax
3 3 (11.11%) JSON
3 3 (11.11%) CSS
3 3 (11.11%) HTML
3 3 (11.11%) .NET
4 2 (7.41%) Web Services
4 2 (7.41%) Worklight
5 1 (3.70%) RESTful
5 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
5 1 (3.70%) COM
5 1 (3.70%) EJB
5 1 (3.70%) SOAP
5 1 (3.70%) JMS
5 1 (3.70%) JavaBeans
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 3 (11.11%) Semantic Web
3 2 (7.41%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (3.70%) Digital Media
4 1 (3.70%) Clustering
4 1 (3.70%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) UNIX
1 5 (18.52%) Windows
1 5 (18.52%) Linux
2 4 (14.81%) AIX
3 2 (7.41%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 6 (22.22%) Asset Management
4 5 (18.52%) Content Management
4 5 (18.52%) CRM
5 4 (14.81%) RDF
6 3 (11.11%) Change Management
6 3 (11.11%) ITIL
6 3 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (7.41%) Garbage Collection
7 2 (7.41%) Mobile First
7 2 (7.41%) Information Management
7 2 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (7.41%) JVM Tuning
8 1 (3.70%) Data Analysis
8 1 (3.70%) Business Analysis
8 1 (3.70%) Target Operating Model
8 1 (3.70%) Use Case
8 1 (3.70%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) Java
1 6 (22.22%) SQL
2 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
3 3 (11.11%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.70%) C#
4 1 (3.70%) VBA
4 1 (3.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (14.81%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.70%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) IBM
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.41%) CheckPoint
3 2 (7.41%) VMware
3 2 (7.41%) Cisco
3 2 (7.41%) AppDynamics
4 1 (3.70%) Google
4 1 (3.70%) LANDesk
4 1 (3.70%) Citrix
4 1 (3.70%) Lotus