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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Technical Analysis over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Analysis
Rank 484 509 497
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -12
Contract jobs citing Technical Analysis 124 106 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.26% 0.21% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.26% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 65 90
Median daily rate £550 £425 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.41% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £279 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £356 £400 £394
% change year-on-year
-11.00% +1.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 0
Median hourly rate £34.44 £29.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.44 £35.75 -
% change year-on-year
-3.67% -
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
39017 40753 39816
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.86% 81.41% 77.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 26180 26815 26337
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1017 1222 1137
Median hourly rate £29.00 £30.90 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.14% +28.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

Technical Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Technical Analysis as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 6 December 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Analysis across the England region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

Technical Analysis Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Technical Analysis
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Analysis within the England region over the 3 months to 6 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +30 78 £600 +28.34% 7
East of England +18 15 £168 -48.46%
North West +8 10 £488 +51.16% 2
East Midlands +4 8 £373 - 1
Yorkshire +9 6 £261 -31.67%
South East 0 4 £425 +17.24% 4
West Midlands -29 1 - - 1
Technical Analysis
UK

Technical Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Technical Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Technical Analysis.

1 114 (43.68%) SQL
1 114 (43.68%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (31.42%) Banking
3 74 (28.35%) Finance
4 66 (25.29%) SDLC
5 56 (21.46%) Java
6 55 (21.07%) Investment Banking
7 50 (19.16%) Oracle
7 50 (19.16%) Migration
8 47 (18.01%) Open Source
9 46 (17.62%) Pair Programming
9 46 (17.62%) Linux
10 44 (16.86%) Software Engineering
11 43 (16.48%) Spring
12 42 (16.09%) ITIL
12 42 (16.09%) Analytical Skills
13 40 (15.33%) Scrum
14 39 (14.94%) Continuous Integration
15 36 (13.79%) Economics
15 36 (13.79%) .NET
16 35 (13.41%) JavaScript
17 34 (13.03%) Hibernate
17 34 (13.03%) TDD
18 32 (12.26%) Data Migration
18 32 (12.26%) Workflow
19 31 (11.88%) Risk Management
19 31 (11.88%) Windows
20 29 (11.11%) Data Transformation
21 28 (10.73%) Front Office
21 28 (10.73%) HTML

Technical Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (5.75%) Apache
2 11 (4.21%) Apache Spark
3 7 (2.68%) Apache Solr
3 7 (2.68%) IIS
3 7 (2.68%) WebSphere
4 6 (2.30%) SharePoint
4 6 (2.30%) WebLogic
5 4 (1.53%) SAS
6 3 (1.15%) Drupal
6 3 (1.15%) Skype for Business
7 2 (0.77%) CMS
7 2 (0.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.38%) Confluence
8 1 (0.38%) JBoss
8 1 (0.38%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (0.38%) Tuxedo
8 1 (0.38%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.38%) WordPress
Applications
1 14 (5.36%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.60%) MS Visio
3 10 (3.83%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (2.68%) MS Office
5 5 (1.92%) MS Project
6 2 (0.77%) Mingle
7 1 (0.38%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (1.92%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.15%) MFGPRO
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.38%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.38%) SAP EHS
3 1 (0.38%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.38%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (0.38%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.38%) SAP Retail
3 1 (0.38%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.68%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (2.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.53%) SaaS
3 1 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.38%) G Suite
3 1 (0.38%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.36%) VPN
2 9 (3.45%) DNS
3 7 (2.68%) LAN
3 7 (2.68%) WAN
4 6 (2.30%) Firewall
5 5 (1.92%) SAN
6 4 (1.53%) FTP
6 4 (1.53%) Internet
7 3 (1.15%) BGP
7 3 (1.15%) MPLS
8 2 (0.77%) DSL
8 2 (0.77%) Ethernet
8 2 (0.77%) IP Telephony
8 2 (0.77%) IPsec
8 2 (0.77%) LDAP
8 2 (0.77%) OSPF
8 2 (0.77%) Unified Communications
8 2 (0.77%) VoIP
8 2 (0.77%) VPLS
8 2 (0.77%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (8.05%) SQL Server
2 17 (6.51%) Oracle Database
3 16 (6.13%) MySQL
4 14 (5.36%) Relational Database
5 13 (4.98%) Big Data
5 13 (4.98%) Oracle Database 10g
6 12 (4.60%) Hadoop
7 11 (4.21%) BusinessObjects
7 11 (4.21%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (4.21%) Oracle Database 11g
7 11 (4.21%) QlikView
7 11 (4.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (2.68%) Apache Hive
8 7 (2.68%) HBase
8 7 (2.68%) Impala
8 7 (2.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (2.30%) NoSQL
10 5 (1.92%) MongoDB
10 5 (1.92%) Oracle Reports
10 5 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 18 (6.90%) JIRA
2 11 (4.21%) Visual Studio
3 10 (3.83%) Maven
3 10 (3.83%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (2.68%) JUnit
4 7 (2.68%) NUnit
4 7 (2.68%) Subversion
4 7 (2.68%) TeamCity
5 5 (1.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (1.53%) Gradle
6 4 (1.53%) Mockito
7 3 (1.15%) Cucumber
7 3 (1.15%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.77%) FitNesse
8 2 (0.77%) SpecFlow
8 2 (0.77%) Toad
8 2 (0.77%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (0.38%) ClearCase
9 1 (0.38%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.38%) MSBuild
General
1 82 (31.42%) Banking
2 74 (28.35%) Finance
3 55 (21.07%) Investment Banking
4 28 (10.73%) Front Office
5 11 (4.21%) Retail
6 5 (1.92%) Legal
7 4 (1.53%) Automotive
7 4 (1.53%) Back Office
7 4 (1.53%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.15%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.77%) Dutch Language
9 2 (0.77%) French Language
9 2 (0.77%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.77%) Publishing
10 1 (0.38%) Local Government
10 1 (0.38%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 101 (38.70%) Developer
2 67 (25.67%) Analyst
3 46 (17.62%) Agile Developer
4 45 (17.24%) Senior Developer
5 42 (16.09%) Java Developer
6 35 (13.41%) Senior Agile Developer
7 33 (12.64%) Agile Java Developer
8 31 (11.88%) Senior Java Developer
9 29 (11.11%) Business Analyst
9 29 (11.11%) Senior Agile Java Developer
10 22 (8.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 20 (7.66%) Architect
12 19 (7.28%) Technical Analyst
13 16 (6.13%) JavaScript Developer
14 15 (5.75%) .NET Developer
15 12 (4.60%) Java Team Leader
15 12 (4.60%) Lead Developer
15 12 (4.60%) Lead Java Developer
15 12 (4.60%) Senior .NET Developer
15 12 (4.60%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (16.48%) Spring
2 36 (13.79%) .NET
3 34 (13.03%) Hibernate
4 28 (10.73%) HTML
5 27 (10.34%) J2SE
6 26 (9.96%) HTML5
7 18 (6.90%) XML
8 17 (6.51%) WPF
9 16 (6.13%) CSS
9 16 (6.13%) jQuery
10 15 (5.75%) LAMP
11 13 (4.98%) AngularJS
11 13 (4.98%) Silverlight
12 12 (4.60%) REST
13 10 (3.83%) .NET Framework
14 8 (3.07%) Web Services
15 7 (2.68%) Apache Avro
15 7 (2.68%) Reactive Extensions
15 7 (2.68%) WCF
16 6 (2.30%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 42 (16.09%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (13.79%) Economics
3 17 (6.51%) Fixed Income
4 15 (5.75%) Computer Science
5 14 (5.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 12 (4.60%) Derivative
7 9 (3.45%) Credit Risk
7 9 (3.45%) Data Structures
7 9 (3.45%) Management Information System
8 8 (3.07%) Equity Derivative
9 7 (2.68%) Grid Computing
9 7 (2.68%) Virtual Team
9 7 (2.68%) Visualisation
10 6 (2.30%) Mobile App
10 6 (2.30%) Public Cloud
10 6 (2.30%) Replication
11 5 (1.92%) EFT
12 4 (1.53%) Data Integration
12 4 (1.53%) Mainframe
13 3 (1.15%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 46 (17.62%) Linux
2 31 (11.88%) Windows
3 27 (10.34%) Unix
4 10 (3.83%) Windows Server
5 9 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (3.07%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (2.30%) AIX
8 3 (1.15%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.38%) MVS
9 1 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.38%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (43.68%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (25.29%) SDLC
3 50 (19.16%) Migration
4 47 (18.01%) Open Source
5 46 (17.62%) Pair Programming
6 44 (16.86%) Software Engineering
7 42 (16.09%) ITIL
8 40 (15.33%) Scrum
9 39 (14.94%) Continuous Integration
10 34 (13.03%) TDD
11 32 (12.26%) Data Migration
11 32 (12.26%) Workflow
12 31 (11.88%) Risk Management
13 29 (11.11%) Data Transformation
14 25 (9.58%) Project Management
14 25 (9.58%) Stakeholder Management
15 24 (9.20%) Continuous Improvement
16 19 (7.28%) Service Management
17 18 (6.90%) Business Analysis
18 17 (6.51%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 114 (43.68%) SQL
2 56 (21.46%) Java
3 35 (13.41%) JavaScript
4 27 (10.34%) PL/SQL
5 24 (9.20%) C#
5 24 (9.20%) Python
6 11 (4.21%) PowerShell
7 9 (3.45%) Shell Script
8 8 (3.07%) C
8 8 (3.07%) TypeScript
8 8 (3.07%) XAML
9 7 (2.68%) Scala
10 6 (2.30%) VBA
11 5 (1.92%) C++
11 5 (1.92%) T-SQL
12 3 (1.15%) COBOL
13 2 (0.77%) PHP
14 1 (0.38%) Perl
14 1 (0.38%) VB
14 1 (0.38%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 28 (10.73%) Degree
2 20 (7.66%) Security Cleared
3 17 (6.51%) SC Cleared
4 7 (2.68%) CCNA
4 7 (2.68%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (2.30%) CISSP
5 6 (2.30%) ISEB
6 5 (1.92%) MCSE
6 5 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (1.92%) Siebel Certification
6 5 (1.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (1.53%) SANS
8 3 (1.15%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.77%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (0.77%) CCDP
9 2 (0.77%) CCIE
9 2 (0.77%) CCIP
9 2 (0.77%) CCNP
9 2 (0.77%) MCSA
10 1 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.21%) QA
2 10 (3.83%) SLA
3 4 (1.53%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.77%) MiFID
5 2 (0.77%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.77%) SEPA
6 1 (0.38%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.38%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.38%) EMIR
6 1 (0.38%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 20 (7.66%) Active Directory
2 14 (5.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.68%) HDFS
3 7 (2.68%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (1.53%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (1.15%) VMware ESX
5 3 (1.15%) vSphere
6 2 (0.77%) Snort
7 1 (0.38%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 9 (3.45%) SCOM
2 8 (3.07%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (3.07%) Puppet
3 7 (2.68%) Ansible
3 7 (2.68%) Oozie
4 5 (1.92%) Backup Exec
4 5 (1.92%) McAfee ePO
4 5 (1.92%) SCCM
5 3 (1.15%) AirWatch
6 2 (0.77%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.38%) Nessus
7 1 (0.38%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 50 (19.16%) Oracle
2 25 (9.58%) Microsoft
3 18 (6.90%) VMware
4 15 (5.75%) Splunk
5 10 (3.83%) Cisco
6 8 (3.07%) HP
6 8 (3.07%) Siebel
7 7 (2.68%) Citrix
7 7 (2.68%) Cloudera
7 7 (2.68%) Saba
8 6 (2.30%) CA Agile Central
8 6 (2.30%) Sybase
9 5 (1.92%) Canon
9 5 (1.92%) Charles River
9 5 (1.92%) Dell
9 5 (1.92%) Intel Security
9 5 (1.92%) SAP
9 5 (1.92%) Symantec
10 4 (1.53%) BEA
10 4 (1.53%) Teradata