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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Analysis
Rank 443 424 432
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +8
Contract jobs citing Technical Analysis 136 145 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.26% 0.30% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.40% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 112 109
Average daily rate
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£450 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £325 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £663 £623
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £375 £308
% change year-on-year
-17.33% +21.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 3
Average hourly rate £13.00 £15.50 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% -40.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 - £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
38925 35924 38359
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.49% 74.48% 72.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 24714 22629 22625
Average daily rate £413 £403 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.48% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1104 1022 1412
Average hourly rate £23.50 £27.97 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.98% -11.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -12 85 £544 +6.09% 16
South East +6 15 £450 +20.00% 5
Yorkshire +12 12 £225 - 1
South West -45 8 £300 -21.31% 1
East of England -18 6 £275 -46.60% 4
North West -3 5 £305 +38.63%
West Midlands -18 1 £325 -16.12% 1
Technical Analysis
UK

Technical Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 82 (31.06%) SQL
2 81 (30.68%) Agile Software Development
3 79 (29.92%) Finance
4 70 (26.52%) Banking
5 63 (23.86%) Windows
6 56 (21.21%) Linux
7 51 (19.32%) Java
8 44 (16.67%) Oracle
9 43 (16.29%) Scrum
10 40 (15.15%) UNIX
11 39 (14.77%) Business Analysis
12 38 (14.39%) Investment Banking
13 35 (13.26%) Microsoft
13 35 (13.26%) User Stories
14 31 (11.74%) SQL Server
15 29 (10.98%) C#
15 29 (10.98%) OO
16 26 (9.85%) Business Intelligence
16 26 (9.85%) Analytical Skills
17 25 (9.47%) Python
17 25 (9.47%) MS Excel
17 25 (9.47%) JavaScript
18 23 (8.71%) ITIL
18 23 (8.71%) Pair Programming
19 22 (8.33%) TDD
20 21 (7.95%) .NET
20 21 (7.95%) Degree
21 20 (7.58%) Kanban
22 19 (7.20%) CRM
23 17 (6.44%) C++

Technical Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 15 (5.68%) SharePoint
2 9 (3.41%) CMS
2 9 (3.41%) WebSphere
3 7 (2.65%) MS Exchange
4 6 (2.27%) Oracle Workflow
5 5 (1.89%) MQSeries
6 4 (1.52%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (1.52%) IIS
7 3 (1.14%) Apache
8 2 (0.76%) Adobe CQ
8 2 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.76%) Lync
8 2 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.76%) WebSphere Process Server
8 2 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.76%) ColdFusion
8 2 (0.76%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.38%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.38%) Commerce Server
9 1 (0.38%) Drupal
Applications
1 25 (9.47%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.41%) MS Office
3 3 (1.14%) MS Project
3 3 (1.14%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (2.27%) SAP SD
3 5 (1.89%) Misys Midas
4 4 (1.52%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (1.14%) Endur
5 3 (1.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (1.14%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (0.76%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.76%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (0.76%) ZaiNet
6 2 (0.76%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.76%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.76%) Aligne
6 2 (0.76%) SAP BPC
6 2 (0.76%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.76%) Magento
6 2 (0.76%) OpenLink RightAngle
6 2 (0.76%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.38%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.38%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.92%) Internet
2 11 (4.17%) WAN
2 11 (4.17%) LAN
2 11 (4.17%) Firewall
3 8 (3.03%) VoIP
4 7 (2.65%) SAN
5 6 (2.27%) DNS
6 4 (1.52%) DHCP
7 3 (1.14%) HTTP
7 3 (1.14%) SMTP
7 3 (1.14%) NAS
7 3 (1.14%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (1.14%) NetScaler
8 2 (0.76%) VLAN
8 2 (0.76%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (0.76%) Network Security
8 2 (0.76%) FTP
8 2 (0.76%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.38%) VPN
9 1 (0.38%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (11.74%) SQL Server
2 17 (6.44%) Data Warehouse
2 17 (6.44%) Relational Database
3 16 (6.06%) RDBMS
4 13 (4.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
5 12 (4.55%) Redis
5 12 (4.55%) QlikView
6 10 (3.79%) DB2
7 9 (3.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (2.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (1.89%) DataStage
9 5 (1.89%) Spotfire
9 5 (1.89%) Hadoop
10 4 (1.52%) MS Access
10 4 (1.52%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (1.14%) MySQL
11 3 (1.14%) SAP BW
11 3 (1.14%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 3 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (5.68%) jMock
2 12 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (3.41%) Visual Studio
4 6 (2.27%) Subversion
5 5 (1.89%) ERwin
6 4 (1.52%) SpecFlow
6 4 (1.52%) JDeveloper
6 4 (1.52%) Toad
6 4 (1.52%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (1.14%) Ant
7 3 (1.14%) Oracle APEX
7 3 (1.14%) CruiseControl
7 3 (1.14%) JIRA
7 3 (1.14%) Gradle
7 3 (1.14%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.76%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.76%) MSI
9 1 (0.38%) InstallShield
9 1 (0.38%) AdminStudio
9 1 (0.38%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 79 (29.92%) Finance
2 70 (26.52%) Banking
3 38 (14.39%) Investment Banking
4 14 (5.30%) Financial Institution
5 10 (3.79%) Publishing
6 8 (3.03%) Telecoms
7 7 (2.65%) Retail
8 4 (1.52%) Marketing
8 4 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (1.14%) Legal
9 3 (1.14%) Games
9 3 (1.14%) Retail Banking
9 3 (1.14%) Spanish Language
10 2 (0.76%) French Language
10 2 (0.76%) General Ledger
10 2 (0.76%) Advertising
10 2 (0.76%) Back Office
11 1 (0.38%) Electronics
11 1 (0.38%) Automotive
11 1 (0.38%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 113 (42.80%) Analyst
2 73 (27.65%) Developer
3 61 (23.11%) Business Analyst
4 34 (12.88%) Java Developer
5 22 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
6 20 (7.58%) Architect
7 17 (6.44%) Consultant
8 15 (5.68%) Agile Java Developer
9 11 (4.17%) Technical Architect
9 11 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 11 (4.17%) Agile Business Analyst
10 10 (3.79%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 9 (3.41%) C++ Developer
11 9 (3.41%) Software Engineer
11 9 (3.41%) C# Architect
12 7 (2.65%) C++ Software Engineer
12 7 (2.65%) Test Analyst
12 7 (2.65%) Quantitative Developer
13 6 (2.27%) C++ Quantitative Developer
13 6 (2.27%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (7.95%) .NET
2 15 (5.68%) Web Services
2 15 (5.68%) Hibernate
3 14 (5.30%) J2SE
4 9 (3.41%) HTML
5 8 (3.03%) CSS
5 8 (3.03%) XML
6 7 (2.65%) Spring
7 6 (2.27%) Middleware
7 6 (2.27%) EDI
8 5 (1.89%) WCF
9 4 (1.52%) jQuery
9 4 (1.52%) WPF
9 4 (1.52%) ASP.NET
9 4 (1.52%) XSLT
10 3 (1.14%) SOAP
10 3 (1.14%) XHTML
10 3 (1.14%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (1.14%) Gherkin
11 2 (0.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 26 (9.85%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (6.44%) Computer Science
3 12 (4.55%) Fixed Income
4 9 (3.41%) Management Information System
4 9 (3.41%) Mathematics
4 9 (3.41%) Hedge funds
5 8 (3.03%) SWIFT
5 8 (3.03%) Physics
5 8 (3.03%) iSeries
5 8 (3.03%) FMCG
5 8 (3.03%) AS400
6 7 (2.65%) Visualisation
7 6 (2.27%) Credit Risk
7 6 (2.27%) Mainframe
8 5 (1.89%) Market Risk
9 4 (1.52%) CUDA
9 4 (1.52%) User Experience
9 4 (1.52%) Derivative
10 3 (1.14%) Equities
10 3 (1.14%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 63 (23.86%) Windows
2 56 (21.21%) Linux
3 40 (15.15%) UNIX
4 11 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (3.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.14%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.38%) AIX
9 1 (0.38%) HPUX
9 1 (0.38%) Solaris
9 1 (0.38%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.38%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (30.68%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (16.29%) Scrum
3 39 (14.77%) Business Analysis
4 35 (13.26%) User Stories
5 29 (10.98%) OO
6 26 (9.85%) Business Intelligence
7 23 (8.71%) ITIL
7 23 (8.71%) Pair Programming
8 22 (8.33%) TDD
9 20 (7.58%) Kanban
10 19 (7.20%) CRM
11 17 (6.44%) Project Management
12 16 (6.06%) OOD
13 14 (5.30%) Problem Management
13 14 (5.30%) User Acceptance Testing
13 14 (5.30%) Web Development
14 13 (4.92%) OOP
14 13 (4.92%) Change Management
14 13 (4.92%) Migration
14 13 (4.92%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 82 (31.06%) SQL
2 51 (19.32%) Java
3 29 (10.98%) C#
4 25 (9.47%) Python
4 25 (9.47%) JavaScript
5 17 (6.44%) C++
6 14 (5.30%) T-SQL
7 11 (4.17%) Groovy
8 10 (3.79%) Scala
9 8 (3.03%) C
9 8 (3.03%) RPG
9 8 (3.03%) ABAP
10 7 (2.65%) RPG IV
11 5 (1.89%) VBA
11 5 (1.89%) VB
11 5 (1.89%) PL/SQL
11 5 (1.89%) RPG/400
12 4 (1.52%) Perl
12 4 (1.52%) PHP
13 3 (1.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (7.95%) Degree
2 6 (2.27%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.89%) ISEB
3 5 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (1.52%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.76%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.38%) MCSA
6 1 (0.38%) CCNP
6 1 (0.38%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.38%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.68%) QA
2 13 (4.92%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.89%) SLA
4 3 (1.14%) ISO 9001
4 3 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.76%) EMIR
5 2 (0.76%) COREP
5 2 (0.76%) MiFID
6 1 (0.38%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 11 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (2.65%) Active Directory
3 6 (2.27%) XenApp
4 5 (1.89%) XenDesktop
5 4 (1.52%) vSphere
6 3 (1.14%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.76%) Xen
7 2 (0.76%) XenServer
8 1 (0.38%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.38%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.38%) Postfix
8 1 (0.38%) ProxySG
8 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 6 (2.27%) McAfee ePO
2 5 (1.89%) Tivoli
3 4 (1.52%) Puppet
3 4 (1.52%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (1.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (1.14%) SCCM
4 3 (1.14%) SCOM
5 2 (0.76%) Vagrant
5 2 (0.76%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 2 (0.76%) Nagios
6 1 (0.38%) Foglight
6 1 (0.38%) YUM
6 1 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.38%) CFEngine
6 1 (0.38%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 44 (16.67%) Oracle
2 35 (13.26%) Microsoft
3 15 (5.68%) VMware
4 13 (4.92%) SAP
5 12 (4.55%) Cisco
6 11 (4.17%) IBM
7 9 (3.41%) Citrix
7 9 (3.41%) Hyperion
8 7 (2.65%) Salesforce.com
8 7 (2.65%) HP
9 6 (2.27%) Qualys
9 6 (2.27%) McAfee
9 6 (2.27%) Juniper
10 4 (1.52%) Tableau
10 4 (1.52%) NetApp
10 4 (1.52%) Red Hat
11 3 (1.14%) Cognos
11 3 (1.14%) Dell
11 3 (1.14%) Ab Initio
11 3 (1.14%) TIBCO
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