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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Analyst
Rank 144 164 149
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -15
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 29 41 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.82% 0.74% 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 0.78% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 32 33
Median daily rate £475 £438 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +29.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £293 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £575 £615
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £347
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +8.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.74 £20.00 £17.54
% change year-on-year
-21.30% +14.05%
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
3358 5251 5446
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.26% 95.04% 94.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 2680 4096 3935
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 79 102
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.73 £17.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.63% -6.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.94 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £31.00 £41.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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 24 August 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 24 August 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 14 (32.56%) Banking
2 12 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (25.58%) Finance
4 9 (20.93%) Business Analysis
5 8 (18.60%) Active Directory
5 8 (18.60%) Linux
5 8 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (16.28%) SQL
7 6 (13.95%) Migration
7 6 (13.95%) SQL Server
7 6 (13.95%) Microsoft
8 5 (11.63%) CISSP
8 5 (11.63%) Intel Security
8 5 (11.63%) Unix
8 5 (11.63%) Windows
8 5 (11.63%) Investment Banking
8 5 (11.63%) Cyber-Ark
8 5 (11.63%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 5 (11.63%) User Stories
8 5 (11.63%) Qualys
8 5 (11.63%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (11.63%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (11.63%) Windows Server
9 4 (9.30%) MiFID
9 4 (9.30%) VMware
9 4 (9.30%) GAP Analysis
9 4 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (9.30%) Back Office
9 4 (9.30%) E-Commerce
9 4 (9.30%) SAN

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 (4.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (4.65%) CMS
1 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (4.65%) IIS
1 2 (4.65%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.33%) Apache
2 1 (2.33%) CICS
2 1 (2.33%) Confluence
2 1 (2.33%) Drupal
2 1 (2.33%) JBoss
2 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (6.98%) MS Excel
1 3 (6.98%) MS Visio
2 2 (4.65%) MS Office
2 2 (4.65%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (4.65%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.33%) Hi Portfolio
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.30%) SAN
2 3 (6.98%) Firewall
3 2 (4.65%) LAN
3 2 (4.65%) SSL
3 2 (4.65%) WAN
4 1 (2.33%) BGP
4 1 (2.33%) iSCSI
4 1 (2.33%) Kerberos
4 1 (2.33%) MPLS
4 1 (2.33%) OSPF
4 1 (2.33%) SMS
4 1 (2.33%) VPN
4 1 (2.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.95%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.98%) Big Data
3 2 (4.65%) Data Mining
3 2 (4.65%) MySQL
3 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.33%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 3 (6.98%) JIRA
2 2 (4.65%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.33%) JBehave
General
1 14 (32.56%) Banking
2 11 (25.58%) Finance
3 5 (11.63%) Investment Banking
4 4 (9.30%) Back Office
5 3 (6.98%) Marketing
6 2 (4.65%) Legal
7 1 (2.33%) Front Office
7 1 (2.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.98%) Web Services
1 3 (6.98%) XML
2 2 (4.65%) Gherkin
2 2 (4.65%) HTML
2 2 (4.65%) Middleware
2 2 (4.65%) REST
2 2 (4.65%) Swagger
2 2 (4.65%) WAP
3 1 (2.33%) CSS
3 1 (2.33%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (2.33%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.98%) Fintech
3 2 (4.65%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.65%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.65%) Derivative
3 2 (4.65%) Equities
3 2 (4.65%) Equity Derivative
3 2 (4.65%) Tandem
4 1 (2.33%) Clustering
4 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.33%) HP StoreVirtual
4 1 (2.33%) SWIFT
4 1 (2.33%) User Experience
4 1 (2.33%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 8 (18.60%) Linux
2 5 (11.63%) Unix
2 5 (11.63%) Windows
2 5 (11.63%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.33%) CentOS
3 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (20.93%) Business Analysis
3 6 (13.95%) Migration
4 5 (11.63%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (11.63%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (11.63%) User Stories
4 5 (11.63%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 4 (9.30%) E-Commerce
5 4 (9.30%) GAP Analysis
5 4 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (6.98%) BDD
6 3 (6.98%) CRM
6 3 (6.98%) Data Management
6 3 (6.98%) ETL
7 2 (4.65%) Change Control
7 2 (4.65%) Data Analysis
7 2 (4.65%) Front End Development
7 2 (4.65%) Load Balancing
7 2 (4.65%) Scrum
7 2 (4.65%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 7 (16.28%) SQL
2 3 (6.98%) PowerShell
2 3 (6.98%) T-SQL
3 2 (4.65%) C#
3 2 (4.65%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.33%) COBOL
4 1 (2.33%) Perl
4 1 (2.33%) Python
4 1 (2.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (11.63%) CISSP
2 2 (4.65%) Degree
2 2 (4.65%) MCSA
2 2 (4.65%) MCSE
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.33%) CCNA
3 1 (2.33%) CCNP
3 1 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) MiFID
2 3 (6.98%) Solvency II
3 2 (4.65%) QA
4 1 (2.33%) Data Quality
4 1 (2.33%) ISO20022
4 1 (2.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (18.60%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (2.33%) Puppet
2 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 6 (13.95%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.63%) Cyber-Ark
2 5 (11.63%) Intel Security
2 5 (11.63%) Qualys
3 4 (9.30%) VMware
4 3 (6.98%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (4.65%) Cisco
5 2 (4.65%) Citrix
5 2 (4.65%) HP
5 2 (4.65%) Palo Alto
6 1 (2.33%) Fortinet
6 1 (2.33%) Juniper
6 1 (2.33%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.33%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
6 1 (2.33%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.33%) TIBCO