The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cheshire region that had Technical Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Analyst
Rank 52 71 68
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 6 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.90% 0.20% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.95% 0.21% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Median daily rate £425 £319 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -20.31%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £25.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-48.00% +49.25%
Technical Analyst
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire 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
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
633 945 716
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 95.19% 94.50% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 468 660 380
Median daily rate £413 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.60% +9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.31% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 38 50
Median hourly rate £15.15 £17.77 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.74% +9.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.15 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £30.40 £43.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.79%

Technical Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Technical Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Technical Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Technical Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Technical Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Analyst across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Technical Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Technical Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Technical Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Technical Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region over the 3 months to 5 December 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
Warrington 0 3 £500 +122.22%
Macclesfield - 1 - -
Technical Analyst
North West

Technical Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 Cheshire region featuring Technical Analyst in the job title.

1 6 (66.67%) Banking
2 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (33.33%) Finance
3 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (22.22%) High Availability
4 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
4 2 (22.22%) ETL
4 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
4 2 (22.22%) IIS
4 2 (22.22%) MS Office
4 2 (22.22%) Web Services
4 2 (22.22%) Windows
4 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (22.22%) Replication
4 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (22.22%) Database Mirroring
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
5 1 (11.11%) Service Design

Technical Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (22.22%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
1 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (66.67%) Banking
2 3 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 1 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) Replication
3 1 (11.11%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (22.22%) Database Mirroring
1 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (22.22%) ETL
1 2 (22.22%) High Availability
1 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Project Management
2 1 (11.11%) Analytics
2 1 (11.11%) Data Analytics
2 1 (11.11%) Line Management
2 1 (11.11%) OO
2 1 (11.11%) OOA/OOD
2 1 (11.11%) Open Source
2 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (11.11%) Process Management
2 1 (11.11%) Service Design
2 1 (11.11%) Service Management
2 1 (11.11%) Software Asset Management
2 1 (11.11%) UML
2 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
1 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Netcool
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) ServiceNow