The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the East of England 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 1 October 2014 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Analyst
Rank 139 108 121
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +13
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 8 16 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.26% 0.68% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.73% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 6
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£338 £363 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.89% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £215 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £400 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Average hourly rate £12.50 - £12.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £13.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+30.76% -7.14%
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 of England 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 of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2818 2200 2990
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 93.00% 92.87% 94.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1710 1112 1484
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £190 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 219 212 315
Average hourly rate £16.72 £16.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.50% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.84 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Technical Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Technical Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Technical Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Technical Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Technical Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Analyst across the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Technical Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Technical Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Technical Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Technical Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. 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
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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
Cambridgeshire -1 2 - - 1
Hertfordshire -26 2 - - 2
Essex - 2 £125 - 1
Bedfordshire - 1 £338 -
Suffolk - - - -
Technical Analyst
England

Technical Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 14 (56.00%) ITIL
2 13 (52.00%) Active Directory
3 12 (48.00%) MS Exchange
4 10 (40.00%) Windows
4 10 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 9 (36.00%) HP
6 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (28.00%) SQL
6 7 (28.00%) Windows 7
6 7 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (24.00%) MS Office
7 6 (24.00%) Cisco
7 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
7 6 (24.00%) Migration
8 5 (20.00%) Wireless
8 5 (20.00%) Firewall
8 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
8 5 (20.00%) Linux
8 5 (20.00%) VB
8 5 (20.00%) UNIX
8 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
8 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (20.00%) Hyper-V
8 5 (20.00%) PowerShell
8 5 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (20.00%) Change Control
8 5 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (16.00%) Bash Shell

Technical Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 12 (48.00%) MS Exchange
2 10 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 7 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (16.00%) SharePoint
5 4 (16.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (4.00%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (24.00%) MS Office
2 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (4.00%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) Wireless
1 5 (20.00%) Firewall
1 5 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (16.00%) Fibre Channel
2 4 (16.00%) NAS
2 4 (16.00%) SAN
3 2 (8.00%) Internet
4 1 (4.00%) DHCP
4 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.00%) DNS
4 1 (4.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.00%) PowerCenter
2 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.00%) MS Access
General
1 4 (16.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) XML
2 2 (8.00%) HTML
2 2 (8.00%) .NET
3 1 (4.00%) SOAP
3 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Replication
2 1 (4.00%) EPoS
2 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 10 (40.00%) Windows
2 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (28.00%) Windows 7
3 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (20.00%) Linux
4 5 (20.00%) UNIX
5 3 (12.00%) Windows XP
6 1 (4.00%) Windows 8
6 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) ITIL
2 6 (24.00%) Migration
3 5 (20.00%) Change Control
3 5 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (12.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (8.00%) Line Management
5 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.00%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.00%) Scrum
6 1 (4.00%) Data Modelling
6 1 (4.00%) ETL
6 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.00%) UML
6 1 (4.00%) DSDM
6 1 (4.00%) User Stories
6 1 (4.00%) Data Architecture
6 1 (4.00%) Use Case
6 1 (4.00%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (28.00%) SQL
2 5 (20.00%) VB
2 5 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 4 (16.00%) Bash Shell
3 4 (16.00%) Perl
4 2 (8.00%) PHP
4 2 (8.00%) Java
4 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.00%) Python
5 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (4.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.00%) ISEB
1 1 (4.00%) MCP
1 1 (4.00%) CBAP
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
1 1 (4.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (52.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) HP
2 6 (24.00%) Cisco
2 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (16.00%) WatchGuard
3 4 (16.00%) VMware
3 4 (16.00%) CommVault
3 4 (16.00%) NetApp
4 3 (12.00%) Citrix
5 2 (8.00%) Oracle
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