The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the City of London 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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Analyst
Rank 133 140 168
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +28
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 10 50 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.32% 0.99% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 1.04% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 30 25
Average daily rate £400 £430 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.97% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £348 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £575 £562
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £358 £340
% change year-on-year
+3.49% +5.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.50 £26.50 £17.25
% change year-on-year
-56.60% +53.62%
Technical Analyst
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2945 4817 5628
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.49% 94.95% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 2309 3708 4014
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 75 94
Average hourly rate £19.99 £18.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.06% -7.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £27.37 £30.83
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Technical Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Technical Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Technical Analyst
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 Analyst across the City of London region.

Technical Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Technical Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Analyst across the City of London region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Technical Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Technical Analyst
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 Analyst across the City of London region.

Technical Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 18 (46.15%) SQL
2 14 (35.90%) Finance
3 13 (33.33%) Banking
4 10 (25.64%) Microsoft
5 8 (20.51%) SQL Server
5 8 (20.51%) Windows
5 8 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (17.95%) Investment Banking
6 7 (17.95%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (15.38%) C#
7 6 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (12.82%) MS Office
8 5 (12.82%) CRM
8 5 (12.82%) Front Office
9 4 (10.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (10.26%) Law
9 4 (10.26%) Python
9 4 (10.26%) T-SQL
9 4 (10.26%) Integration Testing
9 4 (10.26%) Investment Management
9 4 (10.26%) Windows 7
10 3 (7.69%) Visualisation
10 3 (7.69%) Basel III
10 3 (7.69%) Unit Testing
10 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (7.69%) iManage
10 3 (7.69%) Windows Server
10 3 (7.69%) System Testing
10 3 (7.69%) .NET

Technical Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 1 (2.56%) Apache Pig
1 1 (2.56%) Apache Spark
1 1 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (2.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (12.82%) MS Office
2 3 (7.69%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) VPN
1 2 (5.13%) WAN
2 1 (2.56%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (2.56%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (2.56%) LAN
2 1 (2.56%) SSL
2 1 (2.56%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.51%) SQL Server
2 7 (17.95%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (10.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (5.13%) Big Data
5 2 (5.13%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (5.13%) Impala
5 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.56%) Apache Hive
6 1 (2.56%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.56%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (7.69%) JIRA
2 1 (2.56%) HP UFT
2 1 (2.56%) JIRA Agile
2 1 (2.56%) LoadRunner
2 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (35.90%) Finance
2 13 (33.33%) Banking
3 7 (17.95%) Investment Banking
4 5 (12.82%) Front Office
5 4 (10.26%) Law
6 3 (7.69%) Legal
7 2 (5.13%) Back Office
8 1 (2.56%) Billing
8 1 (2.56%) Games
8 1 (2.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.69%) .NET
2 2 (5.13%) COM
2 2 (5.13%) Middleware
3 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.56%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (2.56%) Kafka
3 1 (2.56%) MSMQ
3 1 (2.56%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (7.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 3 (7.69%) Visualisation
2 2 (5.13%) Credit Risk
2 2 (5.13%) Derivative
2 2 (5.13%) Fixed Income
2 2 (5.13%) iSeries
2 2 (5.13%) Market Risk
2 2 (5.13%) NHS
3 1 (2.56%) AS400
3 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.56%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.56%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (2.56%) Online Banking
3 1 (2.56%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.51%) Windows
2 4 (10.26%) Windows 7
3 3 (7.69%) Windows Server
4 2 (5.13%) Linux
5 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (12.82%) CRM
4 4 (10.26%) Integration Testing
4 4 (10.26%) Investment Management
5 3 (7.69%) Data Analysis
5 3 (7.69%) Migration
5 3 (7.69%) System Testing
5 3 (7.69%) Unit Testing
6 2 (5.13%) Data Modelling
6 2 (5.13%) Data Visualisation
6 2 (5.13%) ETL
6 2 (5.13%) ITIL
6 2 (5.13%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (5.13%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (5.13%) Technical Analysis
6 2 (5.13%) Wealth Management
7 1 (2.56%) Patch Management
7 1 (2.56%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (46.15%) SQL
2 6 (15.38%) C#
3 4 (10.26%) Python
3 4 (10.26%) T-SQL
4 3 (7.69%) Java
5 2 (5.13%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.13%) VBA
6 1 (2.56%) C++
6 1 (2.56%) MATLAB
6 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.56%) Scala
6 1 (2.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) MOS
2 2 (5.13%) CISA
2 2 (5.13%) CISM
2 2 (5.13%) CISSP
2 2 (5.13%) Degree
3 1 (2.56%) CCNP
3 1 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.56%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) Basel III
2 2 (5.13%) Solvency II
3 1 (2.56%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.56%) FATCA
3 1 (2.56%) MiFID
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.56%) BitLocker
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.56%) XenApp
2 1 (2.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) AirWatch
1 1 (2.56%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (2.56%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (2.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (25.64%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.69%) iManage
3 2 (5.13%) Alteryx
3 2 (5.13%) Calypso
3 2 (5.13%) Citrix
3 2 (5.13%) Tableau
4 1 (2.56%) Cisco
4 1 (2.56%) F5
4 1 (2.56%) HP
4 1 (2.56%) Murex
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle
4 1 (2.56%) Palo Alto
4 1 (2.56%) SolarWinds
4 1 (2.56%) VMware
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