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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Analysis
Rank 442 445 387
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -58
Contract jobs citing Technical Analysis 151 123 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.31% 0.26% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 0.34% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 86 92
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£450 £413 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -13.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £535 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £400 £330
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +21.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Average hourly rate £29.75 - £33.25
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.35 - £23.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.15 - £39.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.75 - £26.32
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
37468 36365 32009
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 77.34% 75.51% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 24275 23338 19645
Average daily rate £418 £400 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% -3.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1077 1095 995
Average hourly rate £28.50 £28.63 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.43% -11.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.63 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.88 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 29 May 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
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 29 May 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Analysis within the England region over the 3 months to 29 May 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 +6 84 £525 +27.27% 12
South East +12 23 £350 +6.78% 8
East Midlands - 13 £288 -
North West -18 6 £569 +22.97% 1
East of England +4 5 £291 +5.90% 7
West Midlands -8 5 £393 +2.61%
Yorkshire -16 4 £375 - 3
South West 0 2 £450 - 5
Midlands - 1 - -
Technical Analysis
UK

Technical Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (39.29%) SQL
2 111 (36.04%) Banking
3 106 (34.42%) Oracle
4 89 (28.90%) Finance
5 66 (21.43%) Java
5 66 (21.43%) Investment Banking
6 64 (20.78%) .NET
7 63 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
8 62 (20.13%) Linux
9 55 (17.86%) Python
10 51 (16.56%) JavaScript
11 48 (15.58%) Pair Programming
12 45 (14.61%) UNIX
13 44 (14.29%) User Stories
13 44 (14.29%) Oracle Database
13 44 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
14 41 (13.31%) Degree
15 39 (12.66%) SQL Server
16 38 (12.34%) MS Excel
16 38 (12.34%) CRM
16 38 (12.34%) Microsoft
17 37 (12.01%) Relational Database
18 36 (11.69%) TDD
18 36 (11.69%) OO
18 36 (11.69%) PL/SQL
19 35 (11.36%) Windows
19 35 (11.36%) Business Analysis
20 33 (10.71%) Web Development
21 32 (10.39%) jMock
21 32 (10.39%) Project Management

Technical Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 25 (8.12%) IIS
2 18 (5.84%) Tomcat
3 15 (4.87%) Apache
4 6 (1.95%) SAS
5 4 (1.30%) Confluence
5 4 (1.30%) WebSphere
5 4 (1.30%) IBM HTTP Server
6 3 (0.97%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (0.97%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 3 (0.97%) SharePoint
6 3 (0.97%) WebLogic
6 3 (0.97%) AquaLogic
7 2 (0.65%) ArchestrA
7 2 (0.65%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.65%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.65%) CMS
8 1 (0.32%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.32%) WebSphere Process Server
8 1 (0.32%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.32%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 38 (12.34%) MS Excel
2 20 (6.49%) MS Office
3 16 (5.19%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.97%) MS Project
5 1 (0.32%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 7 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.95%) Oracle BPM
3 5 (1.62%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (1.30%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.65%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (0.65%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.65%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (0.65%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.65%) Oracle HRMS
5 2 (0.65%) SAP CO
5 2 (0.65%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.32%) SAP R/3
6 1 (0.32%) SAP Payroll
6 1 (0.32%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.32%) SAP IS-U
6 1 (0.32%) SAP GRC
6 1 (0.32%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.32%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.32%) Oracle TCA
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (8.12%) Firewall
2 14 (4.55%) LDAP
3 10 (3.25%) Intranet
4 6 (1.95%) Radio Access Network
4 6 (1.95%) Intrusion Detection
5 5 (1.62%) DNS
6 4 (1.30%) Network Security
6 4 (1.30%) Wireshark
6 4 (1.30%) Kerberos
6 4 (1.30%) DMZ
7 3 (0.97%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.97%) HTTP
8 2 (0.65%) Wireless Security
8 2 (0.65%) DHCP
8 2 (0.65%) Internet
8 2 (0.65%) Extranet
8 2 (0.65%) Wireless
9 1 (0.32%) SAN
9 1 (0.32%) FTP
9 1 (0.32%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 39 (12.66%) SQL Server
3 37 (12.01%) Relational Database
4 30 (9.74%) Data Warehouse
5 29 (9.42%) RDBMS
6 22 (7.14%) DB2
7 21 (6.82%) Oracle Database 10g
7 21 (6.82%) Oracle Database 11g
8 14 (4.55%) DB2 UDB
9 13 (4.22%) Star Schema
10 12 (3.90%) Data Mining
11 7 (2.27%) OLTP
12 6 (1.95%) Oracle Reports
12 6 (1.95%) DataStage
13 5 (1.62%) MS Access
13 5 (1.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 5 (1.62%) SQL Server 2008
13 5 (1.62%) SAS Enterprise Guide
13 5 (1.62%) SQL Server 2012
13 5 (1.62%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 32 (10.39%) jMock
2 16 (5.19%) JIRA
3 15 (4.87%) Ant
3 15 (4.87%) Maven
3 15 (4.87%) Subversion
3 15 (4.87%) MSBuild
3 15 (4.87%) Gradle
3 15 (4.87%) Jenkins
3 15 (4.87%) TeamCity
3 15 (4.87%) Git (software)
3 15 (4.87%) Mercurial
4 9 (2.92%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (2.27%) NUnit
6 6 (1.95%) Lombardi
7 5 (1.62%) Oracle Forms
7 5 (1.62%) Visual Studio
8 4 (1.30%) Axure RP
9 3 (0.97%) ERwin
10 2 (0.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 2 (0.65%) Toad
General
1 111 (36.04%) Banking
2 89 (28.90%) Finance
3 66 (21.43%) Investment Banking
4 26 (8.44%) Retail
5 18 (5.84%) Telecoms
6 15 (4.87%) Front Office
7 9 (2.92%) Back Office
7 9 (2.92%) General Ledger
7 9 (2.92%) French Language
8 7 (2.27%) Billing
8 7 (2.27%) Dutch Language
9 5 (1.62%) Manufacturing
10 4 (1.30%) Retail Banking
11 3 (0.97%) Law
12 2 (0.65%) Local Government
12 2 (0.65%) Legal
12 2 (0.65%) Publishing
13 1 (0.32%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 115 (37.34%) Analyst
2 107 (34.74%) Developer
3 54 (17.53%) Business Analyst
4 41 (13.31%) Java Developer
5 20 (6.49%) Oracle Developer
6 18 (5.84%) Technical Analyst
7 16 (5.19%) Security Analyst
7 16 (5.19%) Architect
8 15 (4.87%) Consultant
8 15 (4.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 13 (4.22%) C# Developer
10 12 (3.90%) Lead Java Developer
10 12 (3.90%) Lead Developer
11 11 (3.57%) PL/SQL Developer
11 11 (3.57%) SQL Developer
12 10 (3.25%) IT Security Analyst
13 9 (2.92%) Data Analyst
13 9 (2.92%) Senior Developer
14 8 (2.60%) Designer
14 8 (2.60%) CRM Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (20.78%) .NET
2 29 (9.42%) Hibernate
3 28 (9.09%) J2SE
4 27 (8.77%) XML
5 24 (7.79%) HTML
6 15 (4.87%) SOAP
6 15 (4.87%) Rendezvous
6 15 (4.87%) Django
7 13 (4.22%) WPF
8 9 (2.92%) HTML5
9 8 (2.60%) Silverlight
9 8 (2.60%) J2EE
10 7 (2.27%) Web Services
10 7 (2.27%) Reactive Extensions
11 5 (1.62%) CSS
11 5 (1.62%) JSON
12 4 (1.30%) WinForms
13 3 (0.97%) Middleware
13 3 (0.97%) ASP.NET
13 3 (0.97%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 44 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (10.06%) Fixed Income
3 18 (5.84%) Management Information System
4 10 (3.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 9 (2.92%) Data Structures
5 9 (2.92%) Equities
6 8 (2.60%) Reference Data
7 6 (1.95%) Hedge funds
8 4 (1.30%) Client/Server
9 3 (0.97%) Mainframe
9 3 (0.97%) NHS
9 3 (0.97%) Derivative
9 3 (0.97%) Statistics
9 3 (0.97%) Contract for Difference
9 3 (0.97%) Social Media
9 3 (0.97%) Kindle
9 3 (0.97%) SWIFT
9 3 (0.97%) Digital Media
9 3 (0.97%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.65%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 62 (20.13%) Linux
2 45 (14.61%) UNIX
3 35 (11.36%) Windows
4 19 (6.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (3.57%) Solaris
6 4 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.30%) AIX
6 4 (1.30%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (15.58%) Pair Programming
3 44 (14.29%) User Stories
4 38 (12.34%) CRM
5 36 (11.69%) TDD
5 36 (11.69%) OO
6 35 (11.36%) Business Analysis
7 33 (10.71%) Web Development
8 32 (10.39%) Project Management
9 30 (9.74%) OOD
10 28 (9.09%) Data Modelling
11 25 (8.12%) Performance Tuning
12 23 (7.47%) Continuous Integration
13 22 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
14 21 (6.82%) ITIL
14 21 (6.82%) Stakeholder Management
14 21 (6.82%) Data Analysis
15 20 (6.49%) Unit Testing
16 19 (6.17%) Release Management
16 19 (6.17%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 121 (39.29%) SQL
2 66 (21.43%) Java
3 55 (17.86%) Python
4 51 (16.56%) JavaScript
5 36 (11.69%) PL/SQL
6 31 (10.06%) Shell Script
7 22 (7.14%) C#
8 17 (5.52%) VB
8 17 (5.52%) C++
9 16 (5.19%) Bash Shell
10 14 (4.55%) PowerShell
11 8 (2.60%) XAML
12 7 (2.27%) VBA
12 7 (2.27%) COBOL
13 6 (1.95%) Perl
14 3 (0.97%) T-SQL
14 3 (0.97%) VBScript
15 2 (0.65%) C
16 1 (0.32%) MATLAB
16 1 (0.32%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 41 (13.31%) Degree
2 14 (4.55%) CISSP
3 12 (3.90%) ISEB
4 11 (3.57%) Security Cleared
5 9 (2.92%) SC Cleared
6 5 (1.62%) HND
7 4 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (0.97%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.97%) CCIE
9 2 (0.65%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.65%) CEH
9 2 (0.65%) GCIH
9 2 (0.65%) PMP
10 1 (0.32%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.32%) Oracle Certification
10 1 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.32%) CCNP
10 1 (0.32%) MCSE
10 1 (0.32%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.90%) SLA
2 10 (3.25%) COREP
3 8 (2.60%) QA
4 6 (1.95%) Data Quality
5 5 (1.62%) Solvency II
5 5 (1.62%) CRD IV
6 4 (1.30%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.65%) FINREP
7 2 (0.65%) Basel III
7 2 (0.65%) COBIT
8 1 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.32%) GxP
System Software
1 10 (3.25%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.97%) ProxySG
3 1 (0.32%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.32%) Postfix
3 1 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (5.84%) BladeLogic
2 15 (4.87%) ITRS Geneos
3 4 (1.30%) Control-M
4 3 (0.97%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.32%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.32%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.32%) Nessus
5 1 (0.32%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.32%) yum
5 1 (0.32%) SCOM
5 1 (0.32%) ArcSight ESM
Vendors
1 106 (34.42%) Oracle
2 38 (12.34%) Microsoft
3 21 (6.82%) Red Hat
4 19 (6.17%) IBM
5 17 (5.52%) Splunk
6 16 (5.19%) TIBCO
7 12 (3.90%) HP
7 12 (3.90%) SAP
8 8 (2.60%) Cyber-Ark
8 8 (2.60%) Informatica
9 6 (1.95%) F5
9 6 (1.95%) Pega
9 6 (1.95%) Sybase
9 6 (1.95%) Cognos
10 5 (1.62%) Remedy
10 5 (1.62%) VMware
10 5 (1.62%) Dell
10 5 (1.62%) Business Objects
11 4 (1.30%) Cisco
11 4 (1.30%) Sun
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Keystream Technology
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Executive Resource Group
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Cognitive Group
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £400 - 425 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £350.00 per day
Posted: 24 days ago