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 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Analysis
Rank 399 433 379
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -54
Contract jobs citing Technical Analysis 187 150 143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.37% 0.30% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.40% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 101 95
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£488 £390 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -22.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £313 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £488 £615
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £319
% change year-on-year
+6.89% +13.63%
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
38699 37323 31833
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 76.60% 75.25% 74.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 24528 23655 19464
Average daily rate £423 £405 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.32% -1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £362
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +3.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1126 1089 990
Average hourly rate £29.00 £30.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.33 £13.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.40 £54.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-2.58% -3.12%

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 27 April 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 27 April 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 +13 124 £525 +31.25% 7
South East -15 21 £388 +19.23% 3
East Midlands +9 14 £325 -
North West -23 8 £525 +50.00% 2
East of England +15 5 - - 5
Yorkshire -25 4 £300 - 4
South West -14 3 £313 -21.87% 3
West Midlands - 3 £400 -
Midlands - 2 - -
South Coast - 1 £400 -
Technical Analysis
UK

Technical Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 121 (41.30%) SQL
2 111 (37.88%) Banking
3 110 (37.54%) Oracle
4 79 (26.96%) Agile Software Development
4 79 (26.96%) Java
5 74 (25.26%) Linux
6 73 (24.91%) Investment Banking
7 68 (23.21%) Finance
8 63 (21.50%) Python
9 59 (20.14%) Pair Programming
10 57 (19.45%) JavaScript
11 54 (18.43%) User Stories
12 49 (16.72%) .NET
13 46 (15.70%) UNIX
14 45 (15.36%) OO
15 43 (14.68%) Analytical Skills
16 42 (14.33%) Relational Database
16 42 (14.33%) TDD
17 41 (13.99%) Oracle Database
18 40 (13.65%) Degree
18 40 (13.65%) CRM
19 38 (12.97%) Web Development
19 38 (12.97%) Business Analysis
20 37 (12.63%) jMock
20 37 (12.63%) Microsoft
20 37 (12.63%) Fixed Income
21 36 (12.29%) OOD
22 35 (11.95%) PL/SQL
22 35 (11.95%) Hibernate
23 34 (11.60%) J2SE

Technical Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 21 (7.17%) IIS
2 16 (5.46%) Tomcat
3 13 (4.44%) Apache
4 5 (1.71%) SAS
5 4 (1.37%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.37%) IBM HTTP Server
5 4 (1.37%) WebSphere
5 4 (1.37%) Confluence
6 3 (1.02%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 3 (1.02%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.68%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.68%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.68%) AquaLogic
7 2 (0.68%) CMS
7 2 (0.68%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (0.68%) ArchestrA
8 1 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.34%) WebSphere Process Server
8 1 (0.34%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 27 (9.22%) MS Excel
2 16 (5.46%) MS Visio
3 13 (4.44%) MS Office
4 3 (1.02%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (3.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.71%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (1.71%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (1.02%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.68%) Oracle HRMS
5 1 (0.34%) SAP Payroll
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.34%) SAP R/3
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%) 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 24 (8.19%) Firewall
2 8 (2.73%) Intranet
2 8 (2.73%) Radio Access Network
3 4 (1.37%) DNS
3 4 (1.37%) DMZ
3 4 (1.37%) LDAP
3 4 (1.37%) Kerberos
3 4 (1.37%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (1.37%) Wireshark
3 4 (1.37%) Network Security
4 3 (1.02%) HTTP
5 2 (0.68%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.68%) Wireless Security
5 2 (0.68%) Wireless
6 1 (0.34%) NGN
6 1 (0.34%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.34%) FWSM
6 1 (0.34%) SMTP
6 1 (0.34%) DHCP
6 1 (0.34%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (14.33%) Relational Database
2 41 (13.99%) Oracle Database
3 34 (11.60%) RDBMS
4 33 (11.26%) SQL Server
5 32 (10.92%) Data Warehouse
6 21 (7.17%) Oracle Database 10g
6 21 (7.17%) Oracle Database 11g
7 13 (4.44%) Star Schema
8 12 (4.10%) Data Mining
9 8 (2.73%) DataStage
10 7 (2.39%) Oracle Reports
11 6 (2.05%) DB2
12 5 (1.71%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 5 (1.71%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (1.71%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (1.71%) QlikView
12 5 (1.71%) SAS Data Integration Studio
13 4 (1.37%) DB2 UDB
13 4 (1.37%) OLTP
14 3 (1.02%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 37 (12.63%) jMock
2 15 (5.12%) JIRA
3 14 (4.78%) Subversion
4 13 (4.44%) Maven
4 13 (4.44%) Ant
4 13 (4.44%) Mercurial
4 13 (4.44%) TeamCity
4 13 (4.44%) Git (software)
4 13 (4.44%) MSBuild
4 13 (4.44%) Gradle
4 13 (4.44%) Jenkins
5 9 (3.07%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (2.39%) NUnit
7 6 (2.05%) Visual Studio
7 6 (2.05%) Oracle Forms
8 5 (1.71%) Lombardi
9 4 (1.37%) Toad
9 4 (1.37%) Axure RP
10 3 (1.02%) ERwin
11 2 (0.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 111 (37.88%) Banking
2 73 (24.91%) Investment Banking
3 68 (23.21%) Finance
4 26 (8.87%) Retail
5 21 (7.17%) Telecoms
6 15 (5.12%) Front Office
7 8 (2.73%) Back Office
7 8 (2.73%) General Ledger
8 6 (2.05%) Law
8 6 (2.05%) Billing
9 4 (1.37%) Manufacturing
10 3 (1.02%) Retail Banking
10 3 (1.02%) French Language
11 2 (0.68%) Marketing
11 2 (0.68%) Local Government
12 1 (0.34%) Dutch Language
12 1 (0.34%) Publishing
12 1 (0.34%) Games
12 1 (0.34%) Legal
12 1 (0.34%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 114 (38.91%) Developer
2 97 (33.11%) Analyst
3 58 (19.80%) Business Analyst
4 52 (17.75%) Java Developer
5 21 (7.17%) Oracle Developer
6 17 (5.80%) Technical Analyst
7 15 (5.12%) Architect
8 12 (4.10%) Consultant
8 12 (4.10%) Lead Developer
8 12 (4.10%) C# Developer
8 12 (4.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 12 (4.10%) Lead Java Developer
9 11 (3.75%) CRM Analyst
10 10 (3.41%) CRM Business Analyst
10 10 (3.41%) SQL Developer
10 10 (3.41%) PL/SQL Developer
10 10 (3.41%) Systems Analyst
11 9 (3.07%) Senior Developer
11 9 (3.07%) Data Analyst
12 8 (2.73%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (16.72%) .NET
2 35 (11.95%) Hibernate
3 34 (11.60%) J2SE
4 18 (6.14%) XML
5 16 (5.46%) HTML
6 13 (4.44%) Rendezvous
6 13 (4.44%) Django
7 12 (4.10%) WPF
8 9 (3.07%) HTML5
9 8 (2.73%) Web Services
9 8 (2.73%) Silverlight
10 7 (2.39%) Reactive Extensions
10 7 (2.39%) J2EE
10 7 (2.39%) SOAP
11 5 (1.71%) CSS
11 5 (1.71%) JSON
12 4 (1.37%) WinForms
12 4 (1.37%) ASP.NET
12 4 (1.37%) Middleware
13 3 (1.02%) XBRL
Miscellaneous
1 43 (14.68%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (12.63%) Fixed Income
3 13 (4.44%) Management Information System
4 11 (3.75%) Reference Data
5 9 (3.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 9 (3.07%) Data Structures
6 7 (2.39%) Equities
7 5 (1.71%) Hedge funds
8 4 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.02%) Digital Media
9 3 (1.02%) Kindle
9 3 (1.02%) Data Integration
9 3 (1.02%) Open Source
9 3 (1.02%) Social Media
9 3 (1.02%) NHS
10 2 (0.68%) W3C
10 2 (0.68%) Derivative
10 2 (0.68%) Credit Risk
10 2 (0.68%) Market Risk
10 2 (0.68%) Contract for Difference
Operating Systems
1 74 (25.26%) Linux
2 46 (15.70%) UNIX
3 33 (11.26%) Windows
4 17 (5.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (3.41%) Solaris
6 4 (1.37%) AIX
6 4 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (26.96%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (20.14%) Pair Programming
3 54 (18.43%) User Stories
4 45 (15.36%) OO
5 42 (14.33%) TDD
6 40 (13.65%) CRM
7 38 (12.97%) Business Analysis
7 38 (12.97%) Web Development
8 36 (12.29%) OOD
9 32 (10.92%) Data Modelling
10 24 (8.19%) Performance Tuning
11 22 (7.51%) Continuous Integration
11 22 (7.51%) ITIL
12 21 (7.17%) Business Intelligence
13 20 (6.83%) ETL
13 20 (6.83%) Data Analysis
14 19 (6.48%) Unit Testing
15 17 (5.80%) Release Management
16 16 (5.46%) Data Mapping
16 16 (5.46%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 121 (41.30%) SQL
2 79 (26.96%) Java
3 63 (21.50%) Python
4 57 (19.45%) JavaScript
5 35 (11.95%) PL/SQL
6 29 (9.90%) Shell Script
7 22 (7.51%) C#
8 16 (5.46%) C++
9 15 (5.12%) Bash Shell
10 9 (3.07%) VBA
11 8 (2.73%) XAML
12 7 (2.39%) VB
13 4 (1.37%) PowerShell
14 3 (1.02%) Perl
15 2 (0.68%) C
15 2 (0.68%) T-SQL
16 1 (0.34%) COBOL
16 1 (0.34%) ABAP
16 1 (0.34%) MUMPS
16 1 (0.34%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 40 (13.65%) Degree
2 11 (3.75%) ISEB
3 9 (3.07%) Security Cleared
4 6 (2.05%) SC Cleared
4 6 (2.05%) CISSP
4 6 (2.05%) HND
5 4 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.02%) CCIE
6 3 (1.02%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.68%) PMP
7 2 (0.68%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.34%) CCSE
8 1 (0.34%) CCNP
8 1 (0.34%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.34%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.41%) COREP
2 9 (3.07%) QA
3 6 (2.05%) Data Quality
4 5 (1.71%) CRD IV
4 5 (1.71%) Solvency II
5 4 (1.37%) ISO 9001
5 4 (1.37%) SLA
6 3 (1.02%) Basel III
6 3 (1.02%) FINREP
7 1 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.34%) GxP
System Software
1 8 (2.73%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.02%) ProxySG
3 1 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.34%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 16 (5.46%) BladeLogic
2 13 (4.44%) ITRS Geneos
3 3 (1.02%) Control-M
3 3 (1.02%) Nessus
4 2 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.34%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.34%) yum
5 1 (0.34%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.34%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 110 (37.54%) Oracle
2 37 (12.63%) Microsoft
3 19 (6.48%) Red Hat
4 16 (5.46%) IBM
5 14 (4.78%) TIBCO
6 13 (4.44%) Splunk
7 11 (3.75%) SAP
8 9 (3.07%) HP
9 7 (2.39%) Cognos
9 7 (2.39%) Informatica
10 6 (2.05%) F5
11 5 (1.71%) Remedy
11 5 (1.71%) Pega
12 4 (1.37%) VMware
12 4 (1.37%) Dell
12 4 (1.37%) Cisco
12 4 (1.37%) Sun
13 3 (1.02%) Sybase
13 3 (1.02%) Business Objects
13 3 (1.02%) Blue Coat
London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Swindon
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £320 - £370 per day + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago