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 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Analyst
Rank 97 122 112
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 27 11 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.06% 0.41% 0.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.10% 0.43% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 6 17
Average daily rate £365 £229 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+59.56% -6.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £198 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £369 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
+7.85% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Average hourly rate - £19.65 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -14.56%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.50 £26.00 £22.75
% change year-on-year
-55.76% +14.28%
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
2451 2567 2894
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 96.61% 96.40% 94.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1427 1423 1615
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £200 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 152 243 206
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 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
Suffolk +10 9 £225 -10.00%
Bedfordshire - 8 £450 -
Essex +3 5 £486 +134.33%
Cambridgeshire +11 3 £120 -69.03%
Hertfordshire +6 1 £365 -
Norfolk - 1 £325 -
Technical Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 11 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (25.00%) Migration
2 10 (22.73%) Microsoft
3 9 (20.45%) Finance
4 8 (18.18%) Data Modelling
4 8 (18.18%) SQL
4 8 (18.18%) ITIL
4 8 (18.18%) QA
5 7 (15.91%) Windows
5 7 (15.91%) E-Commerce
5 7 (15.91%) MS Visio
5 7 (15.91%) BPMN
5 7 (15.91%) Data Migration
5 7 (15.91%) User Stories
6 6 (13.64%) Service Delivery
6 6 (13.64%) MS Excel
6 6 (13.64%) Retail
6 6 (13.64%) Scrum
7 5 (11.36%) Active Directory
7 5 (11.36%) Data Transformation
7 5 (11.36%) Data Mapping
8 4 (9.09%) ITIL V3
8 4 (9.09%) Waterfall
8 4 (9.09%) Windows Server
8 4 (9.09%) SDLC
8 4 (9.09%) Dependency Management
8 4 (9.09%) Mentoring
8 4 (9.09%) Coaching
8 4 (9.09%) SOA
8 4 (9.09%) .NET

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 1 (2.27%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (2.27%) IIS
1 1 (2.27%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (15.91%) MS Visio
2 6 (13.64%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (4.55%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) Office 365
2 1 (2.27%) SaaS
2 1 (2.27%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.82%) DNS
2 2 (4.55%) DHCP
3 1 (2.27%) Firewall
3 1 (2.27%) Internet
3 1 (2.27%) LAN
3 1 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.09%) QlikView
2 2 (4.55%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.27%) MS Access
3 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) JIRA
General
1 9 (20.45%) Finance
2 6 (13.64%) Retail
3 3 (6.82%) Advertising
4 2 (4.55%) Banking
4 2 (4.55%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.27%) Legal
5 1 (2.27%) Local Government
5 1 (2.27%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.09%) .NET
1 4 (9.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.82%) Data Integration
2 2 (4.55%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.27%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.27%) CMDB
3 1 (2.27%) Credit Risk
3 1 (2.27%) Data Conversion
3 1 (2.27%) NHS
3 1 (2.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.91%) Windows
2 4 (9.09%) Windows Server
3 3 (6.82%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.27%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (25.00%) Migration
2 8 (18.18%) Data Modelling
2 8 (18.18%) ITIL
3 7 (15.91%) BPMN
3 7 (15.91%) Data Migration
3 7 (15.91%) E-Commerce
3 7 (15.91%) User Stories
4 6 (13.64%) Scrum
4 6 (13.64%) Service Delivery
5 5 (11.36%) Data Mapping
5 5 (11.36%) Data Transformation
6 4 (9.09%) Coaching
6 4 (9.09%) Dependency Management
6 4 (9.09%) ITIL V3
6 4 (9.09%) Mentoring
6 4 (9.09%) SDLC
6 4 (9.09%) Unit Testing
6 4 (9.09%) Use Case
6 4 (9.09%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (18.18%) SQL
2 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (6.82%) ISEB
2 2 (4.55%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.27%) MCSA
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (18.18%) QA
2 3 (6.82%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.27%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (11.36%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.27%) VMware ESX
2 1 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.27%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) SCCM
1 1 (2.27%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.82%) Cognos
3 2 (4.55%) Citrix
3 2 (4.55%) Hyperion
3 2 (4.55%) IBM
3 2 (4.55%) JD Edwards
3 2 (4.55%) Oracle
3 2 (4.55%) SAP
3 2 (4.55%) Tableau
3 2 (4.55%) VMware
4 1 (2.27%) Intel Security
4 1 (2.27%) JDA
4 1 (2.27%) LANDesk
4 1 (2.27%) LogRhythm
4 1 (2.27%) Proofpoint
4 1 (2.27%) RedPrairie
4 1 (2.27%) Sophos