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 31 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Analysis
Rank 448 393 433
Rank change year-on-year
-55 +40
Contract jobs citing Technical Analysis 141 164 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.27% 0.34% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.46% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 121 102
Average daily rate
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£450 £470 £495
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.25% -5.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £352
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £675 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £393 £315
% change year-on-year
-10.82% +24.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 7
Average hourly rate - £15.50 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -40.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £26.00
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
39087 35732 35760
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 73.81% 74.62% 72.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 25636 22661 21299
Average daily rate £425 £403 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.59% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1093 1059 1320
Average hourly rate £24.00 £27.30 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.08% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.99 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -

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 31 October 2014.

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 31 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
London -22 84 £575 +15.00% 16
South East -7 26 £388 -3.12% 8
Yorkshire +4 13 £275 -21.98% 1
North West -10 8 £500 +88.67% 1
South West -32 6 £300 -23.56% 4
East of England -22 3 £350 -32.03% 5
West Midlands - - - - 1
Technical Analysis
UK

Technical Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 91 (33.58%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (31.37%) SQL
3 80 (29.52%) Banking
4 72 (26.57%) Linux
5 70 (25.83%) Finance
6 61 (22.51%) Windows
7 57 (21.03%) Java
8 56 (20.66%) Oracle
9 54 (19.93%) Scrum
10 51 (18.82%) Investment Banking
11 43 (15.87%) User Stories
12 41 (15.13%) UNIX
12 41 (15.13%) Microsoft
13 37 (13.65%) Business Analysis
14 35 (12.92%) OO
14 35 (12.92%) Python
15 33 (12.18%) Pair Programming
16 32 (11.81%) SQL Server
16 32 (11.81%) Business Intelligence
17 31 (11.44%) ITIL
18 29 (10.70%) JavaScript
18 29 (10.70%) C#
19 27 (9.96%) TDD
20 25 (9.23%) MS Excel
20 25 (9.23%) Relational Database
21 24 (8.86%) RDBMS
21 24 (8.86%) Degree
22 23 (8.49%) OOD
22 23 (8.49%) CRM
22 23 (8.49%) .NET

Technical Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 16 (5.90%) SharePoint
2 10 (3.69%) CMS
3 9 (3.32%) WebSphere
4 7 (2.58%) MS Exchange
5 5 (1.85%) MQSeries
6 4 (1.48%) IIS
7 3 (1.11%) Apache
7 3 (1.11%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (0.74%) WebSphere Process Server
8 2 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.74%) Lync
8 2 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.74%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.74%) ColdFusion
8 2 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.74%) Adobe CQ
9 1 (0.37%) Commerce Server
9 1 (0.37%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.37%) Node.js
Applications
1 25 (9.23%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.58%) MS Office
3 3 (1.11%) MS Project
4 2 (0.74%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 16 (5.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (2.21%) SAP SD
3 5 (1.85%) Misys Midas
4 3 (1.11%) Endur
4 3 (1.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.74%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.74%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.74%) ZaiNet
5 2 (0.74%) Magento
5 2 (0.74%) OpenLink RightAngle
5 2 (0.74%) Aligne
5 2 (0.74%) SAP BPC
5 2 (0.74%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.37%) IntelliMatch
6 1 (0.37%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.37%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (0.37%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.37%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.37%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.80%) Internet
1 13 (4.80%) Firewall
2 9 (3.32%) LAN
2 9 (3.32%) WAN
3 8 (2.95%) SAN
4 6 (2.21%) VoIP
5 5 (1.85%) DNS
6 4 (1.48%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (1.11%) 3G
7 3 (1.11%) GPRS
7 3 (1.11%) SMTP
7 3 (1.11%) DHCP
7 3 (1.11%) NAS
7 3 (1.11%) NetScaler
8 2 (0.74%) ZigBee
8 2 (0.74%) Network Security
8 2 (0.74%) FTP
8 2 (0.74%) HTTP
8 2 (0.74%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (0.74%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (11.81%) SQL Server
2 25 (9.23%) Relational Database
3 24 (8.86%) RDBMS
4 21 (7.75%) Data Warehouse
5 18 (6.64%) QlikView
6 12 (4.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (4.43%) Apache Cassandra
6 12 (4.43%) Redis
7 9 (3.32%) DB2
8 7 (2.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (2.58%) Spotfire
8 7 (2.58%) Hadoop
9 6 (2.21%) DataStage
10 5 (1.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (1.48%) Oracle Database
12 3 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (1.11%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 3 (1.11%) SAP BW
13 2 (0.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 2 (0.74%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 22 (8.12%) jMock
2 9 (3.32%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (2.58%) Subversion
4 6 (2.21%) Visual Studio
5 5 (1.85%) ERwin
6 4 (1.48%) CruiseControl
7 3 (1.11%) Ant
7 3 (1.11%) Toad
7 3 (1.11%) Gradle
7 3 (1.11%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.74%) SpecFlow
8 2 (0.74%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (0.74%) MSI
8 2 (0.74%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.37%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.37%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (0.37%) Maven
9 1 (0.37%) InstallShield
9 1 (0.37%) AdminStudio
General
1 80 (29.52%) Banking
2 70 (25.83%) Finance
3 51 (18.82%) Investment Banking
4 14 (5.17%) Financial Institution
4 14 (5.17%) Telecoms
5 10 (3.69%) Publishing
6 7 (2.58%) Retail
7 6 (2.21%) Marketing
8 5 (1.85%) Games
8 5 (1.85%) Legal
9 3 (1.11%) Spanish Language
10 2 (0.74%) Advertising
10 2 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.74%) French Language
10 2 (0.74%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.37%) Front Office
11 1 (0.37%) Electronics
11 1 (0.37%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 103 (38.01%) Analyst
2 86 (31.73%) Developer
3 59 (21.77%) Business Analyst
4 41 (15.13%) Java Developer
5 21 (7.75%) Architect
5 21 (7.75%) Agile Java Developer
6 20 (7.38%) Consultant
7 15 (5.54%) Technical Analyst
8 14 (5.17%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 13 (4.80%) Technical Architect
10 12 (4.43%) C++ Developer
10 12 (4.43%) Agile Business Analyst
11 11 (4.06%) Quantitative Developer
12 9 (3.32%) Software Engineer
12 9 (3.32%) Senior Analyst
12 9 (3.32%) C++ Quantitative Developer
12 9 (3.32%) C# Architect
13 8 (2.95%) Systems Analyst
14 7 (2.58%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 7 (2.58%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (8.49%) .NET
2 22 (8.12%) Hibernate
3 21 (7.75%) J2SE
4 12 (4.43%) Web Services
5 7 (2.58%) ASP.NET
6 6 (2.21%) HTML
6 6 (2.21%) EDI
6 6 (2.21%) Spring
6 6 (2.21%) Middleware
7 5 (1.85%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (1.85%) XML
7 5 (1.85%) STL
8 4 (1.48%) XSLT
8 4 (1.48%) CSS
8 4 (1.48%) WCF
9 3 (1.11%) WPF
9 3 (1.11%) jQuery
9 3 (1.11%) SOAP
10 2 (0.74%) EJB
10 2 (0.74%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 23 (8.49%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (5.90%) Computer Science
3 15 (5.54%) Fixed Income
4 13 (4.80%) Mathematics
5 10 (3.69%) Management Information System
6 9 (3.32%) Hedge funds
7 8 (2.95%) Visualisation
7 8 (2.95%) iSeries
7 8 (2.95%) Physics
8 7 (2.58%) AS400
8 7 (2.58%) Credit Risk
8 7 (2.58%) Market Risk
8 7 (2.58%) SWIFT
9 6 (2.21%) Mainframe
9 6 (2.21%) FMCG
10 5 (1.85%) Open Source
10 5 (1.85%) Online Games
10 5 (1.85%) Data Integration
11 4 (1.48%) CUDA
11 4 (1.48%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 72 (26.57%) Linux
2 61 (22.51%) Windows
3 41 (15.13%) UNIX
4 9 (3.32%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (3.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (2.58%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.11%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.74%) CentOS
9 1 (0.37%) AIX
9 1 (0.37%) HPUX
9 1 (0.37%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (33.58%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (19.93%) Scrum
3 43 (15.87%) User Stories
4 37 (13.65%) Business Analysis
5 35 (12.92%) OO
6 33 (12.18%) Pair Programming
7 32 (11.81%) Business Intelligence
8 31 (11.44%) ITIL
9 27 (9.96%) TDD
10 23 (8.49%) CRM
10 23 (8.49%) OOD
11 21 (7.75%) Web Development
11 21 (7.75%) Kanban
12 17 (6.27%) Problem Management
13 16 (5.90%) Project Management
14 15 (5.54%) Change Management
15 14 (5.17%) Migration
16 13 (4.80%) Software Engineering
16 13 (4.80%) Continuous Improvement
17 12 (4.43%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 85 (31.37%) SQL
2 57 (21.03%) Java
3 35 (12.92%) Python
4 29 (10.70%) JavaScript
4 29 (10.70%) C#
5 19 (7.01%) C++
6 13 (4.80%) T-SQL
7 11 (4.06%) Groovy
8 10 (3.69%) Scala
9 8 (2.95%) RPG
9 8 (2.95%) C
10 7 (2.58%) ABAP
10 7 (2.58%) RPG IV
11 5 (1.85%) RPG/400
11 5 (1.85%) VB
12 4 (1.48%) PL/SQL
12 4 (1.48%) Perl
13 3 (1.11%) PHP
13 3 (1.11%) VBA
13 3 (1.11%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 24 (8.86%) Degree
2 5 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.11%) ISEB
3 3 (1.11%) CISSP
3 3 (1.11%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.74%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (0.74%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.37%) MCSA
5 1 (0.37%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.37%) PMP
5 1 (0.37%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.69%) QA
2 4 (1.48%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.74%) EMIR
3 2 (0.74%) SLA
3 2 (0.74%) MiFID
4 1 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (4.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (2.21%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.21%) XenApp
2 6 (2.21%) vSphere
3 5 (1.85%) XenDesktop
4 3 (1.11%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.11%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.74%) KVM
5 2 (0.74%) Xen
5 2 (0.74%) XenServer
6 1 (0.37%) Postfix
6 1 (0.37%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (1.85%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.48%) Puppet
3 3 (1.11%) Nessus
3 3 (1.11%) Tivoli
3 3 (1.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (0.74%) Nagios
4 2 (0.74%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 2 (0.74%) SCCM
4 2 (0.74%) SCOM
4 2 (0.74%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.37%) CFEngine
5 1 (0.37%) Cobbler
5 1 (0.37%) YUM
5 1 (0.37%) Foglight
Vendors
1 56 (20.66%) Oracle
2 41 (15.13%) Microsoft
3 17 (6.27%) IBM
3 17 (6.27%) VMware
4 14 (5.17%) Hyperion
5 12 (4.43%) SAP
6 11 (4.06%) Cisco
7 9 (3.32%) HP
7 9 (3.32%) Citrix
8 6 (2.21%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (2.21%) Tableau
9 5 (1.85%) NetApp
9 5 (1.85%) Red Hat
9 5 (1.85%) Ab Initio
9 5 (1.85%) Dell
10 4 (1.48%) TIBCO
11 3 (1.11%) McAfee
11 3 (1.11%) ArcSight
11 3 (1.11%) Wall Street Systems
11 3 (1.11%) Fidessa
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