The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the City of London region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Analyst
Rank 163 135 140
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 47 62 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.73% 0.99% 1.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 1.07% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 40 61
Average daily rate £425 £500 £451
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +10.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £375 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £578 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £16.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+40.62% -20.00%
Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5961 5787 7412
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.36% 92.86% 91.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 4311 4275 5242
Average daily rate £438 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £280 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 120 171
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.80 £135.00 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Technical Analyst
London

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014, 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 28 (32.56%) SQL
2 26 (30.23%) Finance
2 26 (30.23%) Banking
3 14 (16.28%) Data Analysis
3 14 (16.28%) Business Analysis
4 13 (15.12%) Investment Banking
5 11 (12.79%) User Acceptance Testing
5 11 (12.79%) Java
6 10 (11.63%) Oracle
6 10 (11.63%) Microsoft
7 9 (10.47%) Legal
7 9 (10.47%) UNIX
7 9 (10.47%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (9.30%) SQL Server
8 8 (9.30%) Change Management
8 8 (9.30%) Security Cleared
8 8 (9.30%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (9.30%) Test Scripting
9 7 (8.14%) Degree
9 7 (8.14%) DV Cleared
9 7 (8.14%) .NET
9 7 (8.14%) ITIL
10 6 (6.98%) C#
10 6 (6.98%) MS Excel
10 6 (6.98%) Data Modelling
10 6 (6.98%) Front Office
11 5 (5.81%) Back Office
11 5 (5.81%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (5.81%) Fixed Income
11 5 (5.81%) Scrum

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 3 (3.49%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.33%) SAS
2 2 (2.33%) MQSeries
3 1 (1.16%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.16%) IIS
3 1 (1.16%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (1.16%) CMS
3 1 (1.16%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (1.16%) WebSphere Process Server
3 1 (1.16%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.16%) AquaLogic Service Bus
3 1 (1.16%) WebSphere Portal
3 1 (1.16%) Drupal
Applications
1 6 (6.98%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.65%) MS Office
3 3 (3.49%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.49%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (3.49%) Oracle iProcurement
1 3 (3.49%) Oracle General Ledger
1 3 (3.49%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (3.49%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (3.49%) Oracle Cash Management
1 3 (3.49%) Oracle Assets
1 3 (3.49%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 2 (2.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.33%) Endur
3 1 (1.16%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (1.16%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.16%) SAP APO
3 1 (1.16%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.16%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (1.16%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.49%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.33%) Internet
1 2 (2.33%) LDAP
2 1 (1.16%) LAN
2 1 (1.16%) WAN
2 1 (1.16%) FTP
2 1 (1.16%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.47%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (9.30%) SQL Server
3 5 (5.81%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (4.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.33%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.33%) InterSystems Cache
5 2 (2.33%) SQLPlus
5 2 (2.33%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.33%) MS Access
6 1 (1.16%) MySQL
6 1 (1.16%) OLAP
6 1 (1.16%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.16%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.16%) Data Mart
6 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.16%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 1 (1.16%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 3 (3.49%) JIRA
2 1 (1.16%) ClearCase
2 1 (1.16%) Oracle APEX
General
1 26 (30.23%) Finance
1 26 (30.23%) Banking
2 13 (15.12%) Investment Banking
3 9 (10.47%) Legal
4 6 (6.98%) Front Office
5 5 (5.81%) Back Office
5 5 (5.81%) Financial Institution
6 4 (4.65%) Law
7 2 (2.33%) International Banking
7 2 (2.33%) Marketing
7 2 (2.33%) Retail
8 1 (1.16%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.14%) .NET
2 3 (3.49%) ASP.NET
2 3 (3.49%) XML
3 2 (2.33%) Middleware
3 2 (2.33%) JMS
3 2 (2.33%) J2EE
4 1 (1.16%) EJB
4 1 (1.16%) CSS
4 1 (1.16%) JSP
4 1 (1.16%) Apache Flex
4 1 (1.16%) Silverlight
4 1 (1.16%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.16%) Ajax
4 1 (1.16%) Murex MxML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.81%) Fixed Income
2 4 (4.65%) Credit Risk
3 3 (3.49%) NHS
3 3 (3.49%) Market Risk
4 2 (2.33%) Hedge funds
4 2 (2.33%) SWIFT
4 2 (2.33%) Equities
5 1 (1.16%) PMI
5 1 (1.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.16%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.16%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (1.16%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.16%) Freedom of Information Act
5 1 (1.16%) DTCC
5 1 (1.16%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.16%) Open Source
5 1 (1.16%) FMCG
5 1 (1.16%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.47%) UNIX
2 2 (2.33%) Windows
2 2 (2.33%) Solaris
2 2 (2.33%) Linux
3 1 (1.16%) Windows 2000
3 1 (1.16%) AIX
3 1 (1.16%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.16%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (16.28%) Data Analysis
1 14 (16.28%) Business Analysis
2 11 (12.79%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (9.30%) Change Management
3 8 (9.30%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (9.30%) Test Scripting
4 7 (8.14%) ITIL
5 6 (6.98%) Data Modelling
6 5 (5.81%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (5.81%) Scrum
7 4 (4.65%) Technical Analysis
7 4 (4.65%) Capacity Management
7 4 (4.65%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (4.65%) Asset Management
7 4 (4.65%) Configuration Management
7 4 (4.65%) Business Continuity
7 4 (4.65%) Migration
7 4 (4.65%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (4.65%) CRM
7 4 (4.65%) UML
Programming Languages
1 28 (32.56%) SQL
2 11 (12.79%) Java
3 6 (6.98%) C#
4 4 (4.65%) C++
4 4 (4.65%) VBA
5 3 (3.49%) Perl
6 2 (2.33%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.16%) C
7 1 (1.16%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.16%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.16%) VB
7 1 (1.16%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (9.30%) Security Cleared
2 7 (8.14%) Degree
2 7 (8.14%) DV Cleared
3 4 (4.65%) ISEB
4 3 (3.49%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.16%) MCP
5 1 (1.16%) MCSE
5 1 (1.16%) MCSA
5 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.16%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.16%) MCITP
5 1 (1.16%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.49%) QA
2 1 (1.16%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.16%) EMIR
System Software
1 2 (2.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.16%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (1.16%) Control-M
1 1 (1.16%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (11.63%) Oracle
1 10 (11.63%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.49%) Murex
3 2 (2.33%) OpenLink
3 2 (2.33%) JBoss
3 2 (2.33%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.16%) SAP
4 1 (1.16%) Sybase
4 1 (1.16%) Cisco
4 1 (1.16%) IBM
4 1 (1.16%) Citrix
4 1 (1.16%) BMC
4 1 (1.16%) Cognizant
4 1 (1.16%) Thunderhead
4 1 (1.16%) Teradata
4 1 (1.16%) VMware
4 1 (1.16%) HP
4 1 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.16%) Sun
4 1 (1.16%) EPiServer
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