The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had Technical Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Analyst
Rank 143 160 142
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -18
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 21 51 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.62% 0.86% 1.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.91% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 39 36
Median daily rate £500 £438 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +25.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £285 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £379 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+8.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £20.00 £17.07
% change year-on-year
-11.25% +17.16%
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
3257 5619 5464
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.51% 94.87% 94.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2633 4360 3966
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 91 95
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.98 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% -5.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.80 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.85 £25.34 £35.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

Technical Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

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 25 July 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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 City of London region featuring Technical Analyst in the job title.

1 12 (34.29%) Banking
2 10 (28.57%) Finance
3 7 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 7 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
4 6 (17.14%) SQL
4 6 (17.14%) Windows
4 6 (17.14%) Linux
4 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (14.29%) Qualys
5 5 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (14.29%) MS Excel
5 5 (14.29%) CISSP
5 5 (14.29%) Intel Security
5 5 (14.29%) Migration
5 5 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (14.29%) Cyber-Ark
5 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (14.29%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 5 (14.29%) Windows Server
6 4 (11.43%) Back Office
6 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
6 4 (11.43%) MiFID
6 4 (11.43%) Investment Banking
7 3 (8.57%) Data Management
7 3 (8.57%) PowerShell
7 3 (8.57%) MS Office
7 3 (8.57%) ITIL
7 3 (8.57%) MS Visio
7 3 (8.57%) GAP Analysis

Technical Analyst Skill Set
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 2 (5.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (5.71%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.86%) CMS
2 1 (2.86%) Confluence
2 1 (2.86%) IIS
2 1 (2.86%) JBoss
2 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.57%) MS Office
2 3 (8.57%) MS Visio
3 2 (5.71%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (5.71%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.86%) Hi Portfolio
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) LAN
1 2 (5.71%) WAN
2 1 (2.86%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (2.86%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (2.86%) Firewall
2 1 (2.86%) Kerberos
2 1 (2.86%) SAN
2 1 (2.86%) Unified Communications
2 1 (2.86%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) Big Data
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.86%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) JIRA
2 1 (2.86%) Cucumber
2 1 (2.86%) JBehave
2 1 (2.86%) Subversion
General
1 12 (34.29%) Banking
2 10 (28.57%) Finance
3 4 (11.43%) Back Office
3 4 (11.43%) Investment Banking
4 2 (5.71%) Legal
5 1 (2.86%) Front Office
5 1 (2.86%) Law
5 1 (2.86%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) WAP
1 2 (5.71%) XML
2 1 (2.86%) .NET
2 1 (2.86%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.57%) Fintech
3 2 (5.71%) Derivative
3 2 (5.71%) Equities
3 2 (5.71%) Equity Derivative
3 2 (5.71%) Tandem
4 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.86%) SWIFT
4 1 (2.86%) User Experience
4 1 (2.86%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.14%) Linux
1 6 (17.14%) Windows
2 5 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 2 (5.71%) Unix
4 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (14.29%) Migration
3 5 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (14.29%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 3 (8.57%) Data Management
4 3 (8.57%) GAP Analysis
4 3 (8.57%) ITIL
4 3 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (5.71%) Change Control
5 2 (5.71%) CRM
5 2 (5.71%) Data Analysis
5 2 (5.71%) Data Migration
5 2 (5.71%) E-Commerce
5 2 (5.71%) ETL
5 2 (5.71%) Test Scripting
5 2 (5.71%) TOGAF
5 2 (5.71%) User Stories
6 1 (2.86%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.14%) SQL
2 3 (8.57%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.71%) C#
3 2 (5.71%) T-SQL
3 2 (5.71%) VBA
4 1 (2.86%) COBOL
4 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.86%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) CISSP
2 2 (5.71%) MCSA
2 2 (5.71%) MCSE
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.86%) CCNP
3 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.86%) Degree
3 1 (2.86%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) MOS
3 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) MiFID
2 3 (8.57%) Solvency II
3 2 (5.71%) QA
4 1 (2.86%) Data Quality
4 1 (2.86%) ISO20022
System Software
1 7 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (2.86%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.86%) Control-M
2 1 (2.86%) Puppet
2 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
2 5 (14.29%) Cyber-Ark
2 5 (14.29%) Intel Security
2 5 (14.29%) Qualys
3 3 (8.57%) Citrix
4 2 (5.71%) Cisco
4 2 (5.71%) Palo Alto
4 2 (5.71%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (5.71%) VMware
5 1 (2.86%) F5
5 1 (2.86%) iManage
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle
5 1 (2.86%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.86%) SolarWinds
5 1 (2.86%) TIBCO