The table below looks at the statistics for Technical Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Technical Analysis over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Analysis
Rank 407 411 349
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -62
Contract jobs citing Technical Analysis 174 149 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.35% 0.31% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.41% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 97 115
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£480 £388 £494
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.87% -21.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £289 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £479 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £394 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £23.00 £35.00 £26.57
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.28% +31.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £35.00 £19.65
% change year-on-year
-34.28% +78.16%
Technical Analysis
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
37507 36060 30720
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 76.49% 75.50% 73.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 23739 22508 18841
Average daily rate £425 £410 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.78% -0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £574 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1078 1067 1020
Average hourly rate £29.00 £26.50 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.43% -15.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.48 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £50.00 £51.31
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

Technical Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Technical Analysis across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Technical Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in England

Technical Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Technical Analysis Daily Rate Trend in England

Technical Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Analysis across the England region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

Technical Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in England

Technical Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Technical Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in England

Technical Analysis
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Analysis within the England region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015. 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
London +16 109 £500 +25.00% 11
South East -11 25 £425 +29.67% 4
East Midlands -3 10 £325 -
North West -23 10 £500 +42.85% 1
East of England +13 5 - - 4
South West -12 4 £375 -11.76% 2
Yorkshire -9 3 £300 - 2
Midlands - 2 - -
West Midlands - 2 £400 - 3
Technical Analysis
UK

Technical Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Technical Analysis also 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 that cited Technical Analysis.

1 108 (37.24%) SQL
2 104 (35.86%) Banking
3 102 (35.17%) Oracle
4 86 (29.66%) Agile Software Development
5 75 (25.86%) Java
6 74 (25.52%) Linux
7 72 (24.83%) Investment Banking
8 61 (21.03%) Finance
9 57 (19.66%) Pair Programming
9 57 (19.66%) Python
10 56 (19.31%) User Stories
11 51 (17.59%) JavaScript
12 44 (15.17%) UNIX
13 41 (14.14%) Analytical Skills
14 40 (13.79%) Relational Database
14 40 (13.79%) Windows
14 40 (13.79%) OO
15 39 (13.45%) TDD
15 39 (13.45%) Business Analysis
16 38 (13.10%) .NET
17 37 (12.76%) Microsoft
18 36 (12.41%) Data Warehouse
19 35 (12.07%) Degree
20 34 (11.72%) jMock
20 34 (11.72%) CRM
20 34 (11.72%) Fixed Income
21 33 (11.38%) OOD
21 33 (11.38%) Web Development
22 32 (11.03%) RDBMS
22 32 (11.03%) Hibernate

Technical Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Technical Analysis also 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 that cited Technical Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (5.86%) IIS
2 12 (4.14%) Tomcat
3 10 (3.45%) Apache
4 6 (2.07%) SharePoint
5 5 (1.72%) SAS
6 4 (1.38%) CMS
6 4 (1.38%) IBM HTTP Server
6 4 (1.38%) WebSphere
6 4 (1.38%) Confluence
7 3 (1.03%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 3 (1.03%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.69%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (0.69%) ArchestrA
8 2 (0.69%) AquaLogic
9 1 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.34%) WebSphere Process Server
9 1 (0.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.34%) WebSphere Portal
9 1 (0.34%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.34%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 23 (7.93%) MS Excel
2 15 (5.17%) MS Visio
3 8 (2.76%) MS Office
4 3 (1.03%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (3.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.72%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (1.72%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (1.03%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.69%) Oracle HRMS
5 1 (0.34%) SAP Payroll
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.34%) SAP IS-U
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.34%) SAP GRC
5 1 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle Assets
Communications & Networking
1 26 (8.97%) Firewall
2 8 (2.76%) Intranet
2 8 (2.76%) Radio Access Network
3 5 (1.72%) DNS
3 5 (1.72%) Network Security
4 4 (1.38%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (1.38%) DMZ
4 4 (1.38%) Kerberos
4 4 (1.38%) Wireshark
5 3 (1.03%) HTTP
6 2 (0.69%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.69%) Wireless
6 2 (0.69%) Wireless Security
7 1 (0.34%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.34%) FWSM
7 1 (0.34%) NGN
7 1 (0.34%) SMTP
7 1 (0.34%) DHCP
7 1 (0.34%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (0.34%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (13.79%) Relational Database
2 36 (12.41%) Data Warehouse
3 32 (11.03%) RDBMS
4 29 (10.00%) SQL Server
4 29 (10.00%) Oracle Database
5 13 (4.48%) Oracle Database 11g
5 13 (4.48%) Star Schema
5 13 (4.48%) Oracle Database 10g
6 12 (4.14%) Data Mining
7 11 (3.79%) QlikView
8 8 (2.76%) DataStage
9 6 (2.07%) Oracle Reports
10 5 (1.72%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 5 (1.72%) SAS Data Integration Studio
11 4 (1.38%) Amazon Redshift
11 4 (1.38%) Hadoop
11 4 (1.38%) Spotfire
12 3 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (1.03%) MS Access
12 3 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 34 (11.72%) jMock
2 11 (3.79%) JIRA
3 10 (3.45%) Subversion
4 9 (3.10%) Maven
4 9 (3.10%) Ant
4 9 (3.10%) Mercurial
4 9 (3.10%) TeamCity
4 9 (3.10%) Git (software)
4 9 (3.10%) MSBuild
4 9 (3.10%) Gradle
4 9 (3.10%) Jenkins
5 7 (2.41%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (2.41%) NUnit
6 5 (1.72%) Lombardi
6 5 (1.72%) Oracle Forms
7 4 (1.38%) Toad
7 4 (1.38%) Visual Studio
7 4 (1.38%) Axure RP
8 2 (0.69%) ERwin
8 2 (0.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 104 (35.86%) Banking
2 72 (24.83%) Investment Banking
3 61 (21.03%) Finance
4 24 (8.28%) Retail
4 24 (8.28%) Telecoms
5 13 (4.48%) Front Office
6 7 (2.41%) Back Office
6 7 (2.41%) General Ledger
7 6 (2.07%) Law
8 5 (1.72%) Billing
8 5 (1.72%) Marketing
9 4 (1.38%) Manufacturing
9 4 (1.38%) Publishing
9 4 (1.38%) Games
10 3 (1.03%) French Language
10 3 (1.03%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.69%) Local Government
11 2 (0.69%) Legal
12 1 (0.34%) Electronics
12 1 (0.34%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 106 (36.55%) Developer
2 104 (35.86%) Analyst
3 65 (22.41%) Business Analyst
4 50 (17.24%) Java Developer
5 17 (5.86%) Consultant
6 15 (5.17%) Technical Analyst
7 14 (4.83%) Oracle Developer
8 12 (4.14%) Data Analyst
8 12 (4.14%) C# Developer
8 12 (4.14%) Systems Analyst
8 12 (4.14%) Architect
8 12 (4.14%) CRM Analyst
9 10 (3.45%) CRM Business Analyst
9 10 (3.45%) Agile Java Developer
9 10 (3.45%) .NET Developer
10 9 (3.10%) Lead Developer
10 9 (3.10%) Lead Java Developer
11 8 (2.76%) C# .NET Developer
11 8 (2.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 8 (2.76%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (13.10%) .NET
2 32 (11.03%) Hibernate
3 31 (10.69%) J2SE
4 11 (3.79%) HTML
4 11 (3.79%) XML
5 10 (3.45%) WPF
6 9 (3.10%) Django
6 9 (3.10%) Rendezvous
7 8 (2.76%) Silverlight
8 7 (2.41%) HTML5
8 7 (2.41%) Reactive Extensions
8 7 (2.41%) Web Services
8 7 (2.41%) J2EE
9 5 (1.72%) ASP.NET
10 4 (1.38%) Middleware
11 3 (1.03%) CSS
11 3 (1.03%) STL
11 3 (1.03%) XBRL
11 3 (1.03%) JSON
12 2 (0.69%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 41 (14.14%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (11.72%) Fixed Income
3 9 (3.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 8 (2.76%) Data Structures
5 7 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (2.41%) Open Source
5 7 (2.41%) Management Information System
5 7 (2.41%) Reference Data
6 5 (1.72%) Equities
6 5 (1.72%) Data Integration
7 4 (1.38%) Online Games
7 4 (1.38%) Visualisation
7 4 (1.38%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.03%) NHS
8 3 (1.03%) Social Media
8 3 (1.03%) Hedge funds
8 3 (1.03%) Kindle
9 2 (0.69%) Mobile Payment
9 2 (0.69%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.69%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 74 (25.52%) Linux
2 44 (15.17%) UNIX
3 40 (13.79%) Windows
4 15 (5.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (3.45%) Solaris
6 6 (2.07%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (2.07%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (1.38%) AIX
8 3 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.69%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (29.66%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (19.66%) Pair Programming
3 56 (19.31%) User Stories
4 40 (13.79%) OO
5 39 (13.45%) Business Analysis
5 39 (13.45%) TDD
6 34 (11.72%) CRM
7 33 (11.38%) OOD
7 33 (11.38%) Web Development
8 31 (10.69%) Data Modelling
9 29 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
10 26 (8.97%) ITIL
11 25 (8.62%) Scrum
12 23 (7.93%) Data Analysis
13 22 (7.59%) ETL
14 19 (6.55%) Migration
15 18 (6.21%) Continuous Integration
16 17 (5.86%) Performance Tuning
17 15 (5.17%) GAP Analysis
17 15 (5.17%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 108 (37.24%) SQL
2 75 (25.86%) Java
3 57 (19.66%) Python
4 51 (17.59%) JavaScript
5 26 (8.97%) PL/SQL
6 21 (7.24%) C#
6 21 (7.24%) Shell Script
7 14 (4.83%) C++
8 11 (3.79%) Bash Shell
9 9 (3.10%) VBA
10 8 (2.76%) XAML
11 3 (1.03%) VB
11 3 (1.03%) Perl
12 2 (0.69%) C
12 2 (0.69%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.69%) Tcl
13 1 (0.34%) Ruby
13 1 (0.34%) ABAP
13 1 (0.34%) MUMPS
13 1 (0.34%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 35 (12.07%) Degree
2 9 (3.10%) ISEB
3 6 (2.07%) CISSP
3 6 (2.07%) HND
3 6 (2.07%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.38%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.03%) CCIE
5 3 (1.03%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.03%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.34%) CCNP
7 1 (0.34%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.34%) PMP
7 1 (0.34%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.34%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.14%) QA
2 9 (3.10%) COREP
3 6 (2.07%) Data Quality
4 5 (1.72%) Solvency II
5 4 (1.38%) CRD IV
5 4 (1.38%) ISO 9001
6 3 (1.03%) Basel III
6 3 (1.03%) FINREP
7 1 (0.34%) GxP
7 1 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (2.41%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.03%) ProxySG
2 3 (1.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.69%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.34%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 12 (4.14%) BladeLogic
2 9 (3.10%) ITRS Geneos
3 6 (2.07%) Nessus
4 3 (1.03%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (1.03%) Control-M
5 2 (0.69%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.34%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.34%) yum
6 1 (0.34%) Foglight
6 1 (0.34%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 102 (35.17%) Oracle
2 37 (12.76%) Microsoft
3 19 (6.55%) IBM
4 17 (5.86%) Red Hat
5 12 (4.14%) TIBCO
6 11 (3.79%) HP
7 9 (3.10%) SAP
7 9 (3.10%) Splunk
8 7 (2.41%) Hyperion
8 7 (2.41%) Informatica
9 6 (2.07%) VMware
9 6 (2.07%) Cognos
9 6 (2.07%) Cisco
9 6 (2.07%) ArcSight
9 6 (2.07%) F5
10 5 (1.72%) Pega
10 5 (1.72%) Remedy
10 5 (1.72%) McAfee
10 5 (1.72%) NetApp
11 4 (1.38%) Ab Initio
City, London
The People Network
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
LA International
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Next Move IT
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Mason Frank
Posted: 20 days ago