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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Analyst
Rank 138 125 153
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +28
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 28 29 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.88% 0.85% 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% 0.89% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 15 26
Median daily rate £550 £475 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% +9.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £345 £362
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £560 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £162.50 - £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £25.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-48.00% +49.25%
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
3021 3262 5471
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.45% 95.55% 95.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 2398 2590 4200
Median daily rate £488 £475 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 43 104
Median hourly rate £19.00 £21.06 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.77% +20.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.00 £11.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £41.65 £22.52
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 18 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (37.50%) Banking
2 15 (31.25%) Finance
3 13 (27.08%) Business Analysis
4 11 (22.92%) SQL
5 10 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (18.75%) SQL Server
7 8 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 7 (14.58%) Front Office
8 7 (14.58%) Investment Banking
9 6 (12.50%) Java
9 6 (12.50%) Linux
10 5 (10.42%) Unix
10 5 (10.42%) ETL
10 5 (10.42%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (10.42%) VMware
10 5 (10.42%) Migration
10 5 (10.42%) Project Management
10 5 (10.42%) Big Data
10 5 (10.42%) User Stories
11 4 (8.33%) Analytics
11 4 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (8.33%) Degree
11 4 (8.33%) Scala
11 4 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (8.33%) Scrum
11 4 (8.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 4 (8.33%) SAN
11 4 (8.33%) Windows
11 4 (8.33%) Apache

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 4 (8.33%) Apache
2 3 (6.25%) Apache Pig
2 3 (6.25%) Apache Spark
3 2 (4.17%) MQSeries
4 1 (2.08%) CICS
4 1 (2.08%) CMS
4 1 (2.08%) Drupal
4 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.08%) IIS
4 1 (2.08%) JBoss
4 1 (2.08%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.08%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.08%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.08%) MS Office
2 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Endur
2 1 (2.08%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.08%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.33%) SAN
2 3 (6.25%) SSL
3 2 (4.17%) Firewall
4 1 (2.08%) BGP
4 1 (2.08%) iSCSI
4 1 (2.08%) Kerberos
4 1 (2.08%) LAN
4 1 (2.08%) MPLS
4 1 (2.08%) OSPF
4 1 (2.08%) SMS
4 1 (2.08%) VPN
4 1 (2.08%) WAN
4 1 (2.08%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.42%) Big Data
3 4 (8.33%) Data Lake
3 4 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (6.25%) Apache Hive
4 3 (6.25%) Flink
4 3 (6.25%) Hadoop
4 3 (6.25%) HBase
4 3 (6.25%) MongoDB
4 3 (6.25%) MySQL
4 3 (6.25%) Neo4j
4 3 (6.25%) NoSQL
4 3 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (6.25%) RDBMS
4 3 (6.25%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.08%) Data Mining
6 1 (2.08%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 3 (6.25%) JIRA
2 1 (2.08%) Cucumber
2 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.08%) Rational Rose
2 1 (2.08%) Subversion
General
1 18 (37.50%) Banking
2 15 (31.25%) Finance
3 7 (14.58%) Front Office
3 7 (14.58%) Investment Banking
4 3 (6.25%) Marketing
5 2 (4.17%) Legal
6 1 (2.08%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.08%) Games
6 1 (2.08%) General Ledger
6 1 (2.08%) Retail
6 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.25%) Akka
1 3 (6.25%) FIX Protocol
1 3 (6.25%) FpML
1 3 (6.25%) Kafka
1 3 (6.25%) Middleware
1 3 (6.25%) Web Services
1 3 (6.25%) XML
2 2 (4.17%) .NET
2 2 (4.17%) HTML
2 2 (4.17%) REST
2 2 (4.17%) Swagger
3 1 (2.08%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.08%) CSS
3 1 (2.08%) Gherkin
3 1 (2.08%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (2.08%) SailPoint
3 1 (2.08%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (2.08%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (6.25%) Algorithms
3 3 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.25%) Fixed Income
3 3 (6.25%) Mathematics
3 3 (6.25%) Statistics
4 2 (4.17%) AS400
4 2 (4.17%) Equities
4 2 (4.17%) Fintech
5 1 (2.08%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.08%) Clustering
5 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.08%) Data Integration
5 1 (2.08%) Derivative
5 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.08%) HP StoreVirtual
5 1 (2.08%) iSeries
5 1 (2.08%) NHS
5 1 (2.08%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.50%) Linux
2 5 (10.42%) Unix
3 4 (8.33%) Windows
4 2 (4.17%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.08%) CentOS
5 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (27.08%) Business Analysis
3 5 (10.42%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (10.42%) ETL
3 5 (10.42%) Migration
3 5 (10.42%) Project Management
3 5 (10.42%) User Stories
4 4 (8.33%) Analytics
4 4 (8.33%) E-Commerce
4 4 (8.33%) Scrum
4 4 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (6.25%) Data Modelling
5 3 (6.25%) DevOps
5 3 (6.25%) Front End Development
5 3 (6.25%) Load Balancing
5 3 (6.25%) MapReduce
5 3 (6.25%) Open Source
5 3 (6.25%) Risk Management
5 3 (6.25%) Use Case
6 2 (4.17%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 11 (22.92%) SQL
2 6 (12.50%) Java
3 4 (8.33%) Python
3 4 (8.33%) Scala
3 4 (8.33%) T-SQL
4 3 (6.25%) MATLAB
4 3 (6.25%) R
5 2 (4.17%) RPG
5 2 (4.17%) RPG/400
5 2 (4.17%) VBA
6 1 (2.08%) C#
6 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.08%) Perl
6 1 (2.08%) RPG IV
6 1 (2.08%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (8.33%) Degree
2 3 (6.25%) PhD
3 2 (4.17%) DV Cleared
3 2 (4.17%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.17%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.08%) CCNA
4 1 (2.08%) CCNP
4 1 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.08%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) QA
1 3 (6.25%) Solvency II
2 2 (4.17%) MiFID
3 1 (2.08%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (6.25%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (2.08%) Control-M
2 1 (2.08%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (2.08%) Nagios
2 1 (2.08%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.08%) Puppet
2 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 8 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.42%) VMware
3 3 (6.25%) Bloomberg
3 3 (6.25%) Fidessa
3 3 (6.25%) Hortonworks
3 3 (6.25%) HP
3 3 (6.25%) Tableau
4 2 (4.17%) Cyber-Ark
4 2 (4.17%) Intel Security
4 2 (4.17%) OpenLink
5 1 (2.08%) Fortinet
5 1 (2.08%) Hitachi
5 1 (2.08%) Juniper
5 1 (2.08%) Microgen
5 1 (2.08%) Qualys
5 1 (2.08%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.08%) SolarWinds
5 1 (2.08%) Splunk
5 1 (2.08%) Symantec