The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands 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 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Analyst
Rank 74 80 84
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 21 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.37% 0.42% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.44% 0.43% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 9
Average daily rate £300 £485 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.14% -3.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.50 £26.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-56.60% +51.42%
Technical Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1455 1383 1426
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 94.66% 96.38% 95.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 846 759 760
Average daily rate £375 £360 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £200 £70
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 85 112
Average hourly rate £13.00 £14.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% +7.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £10.00 £9.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £22.50 £35.60
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 East Midlands

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

Technical Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Technical Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Technical Analyst across the East Midlands region.

Technical Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Technical Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Analyst across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Technical Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Technical Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Technical Analyst across the East Midlands region.

Technical Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Technical Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Analyst within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire -3 11 £293 -41.50%
Leicestershire - 3 £325 -
Lincolnshire - 3 £188 -
Northamptonshire +8 2 £500 -
Derbyshire - 1 £113 -
Technical Analyst
England

Technical Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 23 (50.00%) Oracle
2 18 (39.13%) SQL
3 17 (36.96%) Unix
4 12 (26.09%) PL/SQL
5 11 (23.91%) Finance
6 9 (19.57%) .NET
7 7 (15.22%) Windows
7 7 (15.22%) ITIL
8 6 (13.04%) Linux
8 6 (13.04%) Business Analysis
9 5 (10.87%) Unit Testing
9 5 (10.87%) SQL Server
9 5 (10.87%) IBM
9 5 (10.87%) Active Directory
10 4 (8.70%) Middleware
10 4 (8.70%) webMethods
10 4 (8.70%) Java
10 4 (8.70%) PeopleSoft
10 4 (8.70%) Data Mapping
10 4 (8.70%) WebSphere
10 4 (8.70%) ITSM
10 4 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (8.70%) Windows Server
11 3 (6.52%) Process Improvement
11 3 (6.52%) Exinda
11 3 (6.52%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (6.52%) Financial Modelling
11 3 (6.52%) Hyper-V
11 3 (6.52%) Riverbed
11 3 (6.52%) Open Source

Technical Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 4 (8.70%) WebSphere
2 3 (6.52%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.17%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.17%) SAS
3 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.52%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (6.52%) Firewall
1 3 (6.52%) HTTP
1 3 (6.52%) TCP/IP
1 3 (6.52%) Wireless
2 2 (4.35%) SAN
3 1 (2.17%) Internet
3 1 (2.17%) Intranet
3 1 (2.17%) LAN
3 1 (2.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.87%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.17%) DataStage
2 1 (2.17%) DB2
2 1 (2.17%) MS Access
2 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.17%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (2.17%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (23.91%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (19.57%) .NET
2 4 (8.70%) Middleware
3 3 (6.52%) XML
4 2 (4.35%) Gherkin
4 2 (4.35%) Web Services
5 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.17%) CSS
5 1 (2.17%) DHTML
5 1 (2.17%) HTML
5 1 (2.17%) IBM Integration Bus
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle Streams
5 1 (2.17%) SAP Basis
5 1 (2.17%) WCF
5 1 (2.17%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.17%) Algorithms
1 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
1 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
1 1 (2.17%) Driving Licence
1 1 (2.17%) EMC VMAX
1 1 (2.17%) HP Storage
1 1 (2.17%) HP StoreVirtual
1 1 (2.17%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 17 (36.96%) Unix
2 7 (15.22%) Windows
3 6 (13.04%) Linux
4 4 (8.70%) Windows Server
5 2 (4.35%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.17%) AIX
6 1 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (15.22%) ITIL
2 6 (13.04%) Business Analysis
3 5 (10.87%) Unit Testing
4 4 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (8.70%) Data Mapping
4 4 (8.70%) ITSM
5 3 (6.52%) Configuration Management
5 3 (6.52%) EAI
5 3 (6.52%) Financial Modelling
5 3 (6.52%) Network Optimisation
5 3 (6.52%) Open Source
5 3 (6.52%) Process Improvement
5 3 (6.52%) SOA
5 3 (6.52%) TOGAF
5 3 (6.52%) Zachman Framework
6 2 (4.35%) BDD
6 2 (4.35%) SDLC
6 2 (4.35%) Software Delivery
6 2 (4.35%) Technical Analysis
6 2 (4.35%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 18 (39.13%) SQL
2 12 (26.09%) PL/SQL
3 4 (8.70%) Java
4 3 (6.52%) C
4 3 (6.52%) C#
5 2 (4.35%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.17%) Perl
6 1 (2.17%) Ruby
6 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.17%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.17%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.17%) BC Cleared
2 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (10.87%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.52%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) Puppet
2 1 (2.17%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 23 (50.00%) Oracle
2 5 (10.87%) IBM
3 4 (8.70%) PeopleSoft
3 4 (8.70%) webMethods
4 3 (6.52%) Cisco
4 3 (6.52%) Exinda
4 3 (6.52%) Riverbed
4 3 (6.52%) TIBCO
5 2 (4.35%) BMC
5 2 (4.35%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.17%) Altiris
6 1 (2.17%) EMC
6 1 (2.17%) HP
6 1 (2.17%) Norkom
6 1 (2.17%) Remedy
6 1 (2.17%) SAP
6 1 (2.17%) Talend