The table below looks at the statistics for Technical Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Technical Analysis over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Analysis
London / City of London
Rank 142 142 169
Rank change year-on-year
0 +27
Contract jobs citing Technical Analysis 11 8 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.37% 0.25% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.29% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 21
Median daily rate £525 £600 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £389 £413 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £614 £640 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £56.00 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2494 2719 4248
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.57% 86.62% 82.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1981 2157 3315
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 30 32
Median hourly rate £21.75 £22.00 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.13% -3.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.00 £53.00 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +45.45%

Technical Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Technical Analysis as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Technical Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Technical Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Technical Analysis across the City of London region.

Technical Analysis Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Technical Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Analysis across the City of London region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Technical Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Technical Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Technical Analysis across the City of London region.

Technical Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Technical Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Technical Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Technical Analysis.

1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (26.67%) HTML
2 4 (26.67%) Banking
3 3 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (20.00%) SolarWinds
3 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) Network Management
3 3 (20.00%) Unified Communications
3 3 (20.00%) F5
3 3 (20.00%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (20.00%) ITIL
3 3 (20.00%) LAN
3 3 (20.00%) WAN
3 3 (20.00%) VPN
3 3 (20.00%) Cisco
3 3 (20.00%) Citrix
3 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (20.00%) CCNP
3 3 (20.00%) Project Management
3 3 (20.00%) Front Office
3 3 (20.00%) VMware
3 3 (20.00%) Palo Alto
4 2 (13.33%) Low Latency
4 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (13.33%) SDLC

Technical Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 (6.67%) Confluence
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
1 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
1 3 (20.00%) LAN
1 3 (20.00%) Unified Communications
1 3 (20.00%) VPN
1 3 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (6.67%) Big Data
3 1 (6.67%) Data Mining
3 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
3 1 (6.67%) QlikView
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) JIRA
2 1 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (6.67%) Subversion
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) Banking
3 3 (20.00%) Front Office
4 1 (6.67%) Investment Banking
4 1 (6.67%) Retail
4 1 (6.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Cisco Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Cisco Network Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Network Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Banking Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) IT Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Angular Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Lead Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Agile Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior SQL Developer
5 1 (6.67%) SSIS Developer
5 1 (6.67%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) HTML
2 2 (13.33%) .NET
2 2 (13.33%) CSS
2 2 (13.33%) HTML5
2 2 (13.33%) jQuery
2 2 (13.33%) XML
2 2 (13.33%) XSD
3 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (6.67%) Backbone.js
3 1 (6.67%) Dojo
3 1 (6.67%) DOM
3 1 (6.67%) Ext JS
3 1 (6.67%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (6.67%) FpML
3 1 (6.67%) JMS
3 1 (6.67%) JMX
3 1 (6.67%) Node.js
3 1 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (6.67%) Web Services
3 1 (6.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (13.33%) Credit Risk
1 2 (13.33%) Fixed Income
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Derivative
2 1 (6.67%) Equities
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Market Risk
2 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Unix
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (20.00%) Business Analysis
1 3 (20.00%) ITIL
1 3 (20.00%) Network Management
1 3 (20.00%) Project Management
2 2 (13.33%) Analytics
2 2 (13.33%) Low Latency
2 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
2 2 (13.33%) SDLC
2 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (6.67%) Change Control
3 1 (6.67%) Change Management
3 1 (6.67%) DOM Manipulation/Scripting
3 1 (6.67%) Front End Development
3 1 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (6.67%) People Management
3 1 (6.67%) Resource Allocation
3 1 (6.67%) Scrum
3 1 (6.67%) Validation
3 1 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) C#
1 2 (13.33%) Java
1 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) Apex Code
2 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.67%) Python
2 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) CCNP
1 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (13.33%) Degree
3 1 (6.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
1 2 (13.33%) SEPA
2 1 (6.67%) MiFID
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Cisco
2 3 (20.00%) Citrix
2 3 (20.00%) F5
2 3 (20.00%) Palo Alto
2 3 (20.00%) SolarWinds
2 3 (20.00%) VMware
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle
4 1 (6.67%) Bloomberg
4 1 (6.67%) Cognos
4 1 (6.67%) Concur
4 1 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (6.67%) Sybase