The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Analyst role 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 Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Analyst
Rank 308 258 210
Rank change year-on-year
-50 -48
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 308 359 487
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.60% 0.75% 0.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 0.80% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 225 287
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.95% -2.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £518 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 12 28
Average hourly rate £17.07 £14.75 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.72% -13.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.00 £12.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.20 £19.25 £42.09
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.07 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+21.92% -
Technical Analyst
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47194 44670 49324
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.21% 92.82% 92.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 29171 27141 28355
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1876 1959 2460
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.01
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%

Technical Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Technical Analyst in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Technical Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in England

Technical Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Technical Analyst across the England region.

Technical Analyst Daily Rate Trend in England

Technical Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Technical Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in England

Technical Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Technical Analyst across the England region.

Technical Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in England

Technical Analyst
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Technical Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Technical Analyst
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 Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 29 August 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.

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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 -25 166 £440 -2.22% 35
South East -6 60 £313 -16.66% 18
Yorkshire -4 18 £365 +62.22% 8
North West -14 18 £413 +37.50% 7
East Midlands +2 14 £384 +31.75% 1
West Midlands -6 12 £255 -23.88% 4
East of England -30 9 £263 -25.00% 4
North East -16 6 £445 -
South West -43 5 £275 -25.17% 5
Midlands - - - -
Technical Analyst
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Technical Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Technical Analyst in their job title 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 with Technical Analyst in their job title.

1 172 (26.67%) Finance
2 154 (23.88%) SQL
3 149 (23.10%) Windows
4 115 (17.83%) Microsoft
5 108 (16.74%) Banking
6 99 (15.35%) Oracle
7 98 (15.19%) ITIL
8 81 (12.56%) Active Directory
9 71 (11.01%) MS Office
9 71 (11.01%) Java
10 70 (10.85%) UNIX
11 68 (10.54%) MS Excel
11 68 (10.54%) Business Analysis
12 65 (10.08%) Linux
13 58 (8.99%) Migration
14 56 (8.68%) MS Exchange
15 55 (8.53%) XML
15 55 (8.53%) SQL Server
16 53 (8.22%) Windows 7
17 52 (8.06%) .NET
18 50 (7.75%) Investment Banking
19 44 (6.82%) Data Modelling
20 43 (6.67%) Scrum
21 42 (6.51%) Data Analysis
22 40 (6.20%) CRM
22 40 (6.20%) Project Management
22 40 (6.20%) User Acceptance Testing
23 39 (6.05%) Degree
24 36 (5.58%) Systems Analysis
24 36 (5.58%) SharePoint

Technical Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Technical Analyst in their job title 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 with Technical Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 56 (8.68%) MS Exchange
2 36 (5.58%) SharePoint
3 30 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2010
4 18 (2.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 17 (2.64%) WebSphere
5 17 (2.64%) IIS
6 15 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2003
7 14 (2.17%) BizTalk Server
8 13 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2007
9 7 (1.09%) SAS
10 6 (0.93%) Oracle Workflow
11 5 (0.78%) Apache
11 5 (0.78%) IBM Notes
11 5 (0.78%) CMS
11 5 (0.78%) Lync
12 4 (0.62%) Confluence
12 4 (0.62%) Documentum
13 3 (0.47%) NetWeaver
13 3 (0.47%) Tomcat
13 3 (0.47%) WebLogic
Applications
1 71 (11.01%) MS Office
2 68 (10.54%) MS Excel
3 12 (1.86%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.47%) MS Project
5 3 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.31%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.16%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.16%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 12 (1.86%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (1.24%) Oracle EBS R12
2 8 (1.24%) Oracle Applications
2 8 (1.24%) SAP HR
3 7 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.93%) Aligne
4 6 (0.93%) Oracle Payables
4 6 (0.93%) Endur
5 5 (0.78%) Oracle Financials
5 5 (0.78%) ZaiNet
5 5 (0.78%) ION MarketView
5 5 (0.78%) Oracle General Ledger
5 5 (0.78%) Oracle Receivables
6 4 (0.62%) Oracle CRM
7 3 (0.47%) JDE EnterpriseOne
7 3 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 3 (0.47%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 3 (0.47%) Markit EDM
7 3 (0.47%) SAP ERP
7 3 (0.47%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 6 (0.93%) SaaS
2 4 (0.62%) Office 365
3 2 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.16%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 32 (4.96%) Firewall
2 17 (2.64%) SAN
3 16 (2.48%) Internet
4 12 (1.86%) WAN
5 11 (1.71%) DNS
5 11 (1.71%) VPN
6 10 (1.55%) TCP/IP
6 10 (1.55%) LAN
7 9 (1.40%) FTP
7 9 (1.40%) Wireless
8 8 (1.24%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (1.24%) NAS
8 8 (1.24%) DHCP
9 5 (0.78%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (0.78%) SSH
10 4 (0.62%) Fibre Channel
10 4 (0.62%) VoIP
10 4 (0.62%) HTTP
10 4 (0.62%) Ethernet
10 4 (0.62%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (8.53%) SQL Server
2 17 (2.64%) DB2
2 17 (2.64%) Oracle Database
3 15 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (2.02%) Oracle Reports
5 13 (2.02%) Relational Database
6 11 (1.71%) QlikView
7 9 (1.40%) Data Mining
7 9 (1.40%) Oracle Database 10g
8 8 (1.24%) Oracle Database 11g
8 8 (1.24%) MySQL
8 8 (1.24%) MS Access
8 8 (1.24%) PowerCenter
9 7 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (0.78%) SQL Server 2000
11 5 (0.78%) DTS
11 5 (0.78%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (2.33%) Visual Studio
2 10 (1.55%) Selenium
2 10 (1.55%) JIRA
3 9 (1.40%) WebDriver
4 8 (1.24%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (0.62%) Rational Rose
6 3 (0.47%) SoapUI
6 3 (0.47%) Git (software)
6 3 (0.47%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.31%) MSTest
7 2 (0.31%) JDeveloper
7 2 (0.31%) Toad
8 1 (0.16%) PowerBuilder
8 1 (0.16%) MSI
8 1 (0.16%) AdminStudio
8 1 (0.16%) PVCS
8 1 (0.16%) LSMW
8 1 (0.16%) Introscope
8 1 (0.16%) JMeter
8 1 (0.16%) ReSharper
General
1 172 (26.67%) Finance
2 108 (16.74%) Banking
3 50 (7.75%) Investment Banking
4 27 (4.19%) Retail
5 17 (2.64%) Back Office
6 15 (2.33%) Front Office
6 15 (2.33%) Legal
7 13 (2.02%) Law
8 11 (1.71%) Financial Institution
9 8 (1.24%) Retail Banking
9 8 (1.24%) Publishing
10 7 (1.09%) Private Banking
11 6 (0.93%) Telecoms
12 5 (0.78%) Advertising
13 4 (0.62%) Spanish Language
13 4 (0.62%) Manufacturing
14 3 (0.47%) Marketing
14 3 (0.47%) German Language
15 2 (0.31%) Italian Language
15 2 (0.31%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (8.53%) XML
2 52 (8.06%) .NET
3 22 (3.41%) Web Services
4 20 (3.10%) HTML
5 14 (2.17%) J2EE
5 14 (2.17%) Middleware
6 12 (1.86%) JSP
6 12 (1.86%) ASP.NET
7 11 (1.71%) EJB
8 8 (1.24%) SOAP
9 7 (1.09%) WebSphere MQ
10 6 (0.93%) JSON
10 6 (0.93%) XSLT
11 5 (0.78%) CSS
11 5 (0.78%) COM+
11 5 (0.78%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (0.62%) HTML5
13 3 (0.47%) Rendezvous
13 3 (0.47%) FIX Protocol
13 3 (0.47%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 25 (3.88%) Management Information System
2 18 (2.79%) Fixed Income
3 17 (2.64%) Derivative
4 16 (2.48%) Blackberry
5 14 (2.17%) Credit Risk
6 11 (1.71%) Data Integration
7 9 (1.40%) iPad
8 8 (1.24%) Reference Data
9 7 (1.09%) Video on Demand
9 7 (1.09%) iPhone
10 6 (0.93%) Digital Media
10 6 (0.93%) IPTV
10 6 (0.93%) Replication
10 6 (0.93%) Clustering
10 6 (0.93%) Mainframe
10 6 (0.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 6 (0.93%) PMI
11 5 (0.78%) EPoS
11 5 (0.78%) Client/Server
11 5 (0.78%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 149 (23.10%) Windows
2 70 (10.85%) UNIX
3 65 (10.08%) Linux
4 53 (8.22%) Windows 7
5 33 (5.12%) Windows Server 2008
6 32 (4.96%) Windows Server 2003
7 26 (4.03%) Windows XP
8 13 (2.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (1.55%) Android
9 10 (1.55%) Windows 8
10 7 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (1.09%) Apple iOS
11 6 (0.93%) Solaris
11 6 (0.93%) Mac OS X
12 5 (0.78%) Windows 2000
12 5 (0.78%) CentOS
13 4 (0.62%) Mac OS
13 4 (0.62%) Windows Phone
13 4 (0.62%) AIX
14 3 (0.47%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (15.19%) ITIL
2 68 (10.54%) Business Analysis
3 58 (8.99%) Migration
4 44 (6.82%) Data Modelling
5 43 (6.67%) Scrum
6 42 (6.51%) Data Analysis
7 40 (6.20%) CRM
7 40 (6.20%) Project Management
7 40 (6.20%) User Acceptance Testing
8 36 (5.58%) Systems Analysis
9 34 (5.27%) UML
10 31 (4.81%) Stakeholder Management
11 28 (4.34%) Agile Software Development
12 26 (4.03%) Business Intelligence
13 23 (3.57%) Asset Management
14 22 (3.41%) Technical Analysis
15 21 (3.26%) PRINCE2
16 20 (3.10%) Change Management
16 20 (3.10%) Data Management
16 20 (3.10%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 154 (23.88%) SQL
2 71 (11.01%) Java
3 24 (3.72%) VBA
4 23 (3.57%) C#
4 23 (3.57%) PL/SQL
5 20 (3.10%) VB
6 18 (2.79%) Perl
7 17 (2.64%) PowerShell
8 11 (1.71%) Shell Script
9 10 (1.55%) C++
10 9 (1.40%) JavaScript
11 8 (1.24%) Bash Shell
11 8 (1.24%) VBScript
12 6 (0.93%) ActionScript 2.0
12 6 (0.93%) ActionScript
12 6 (0.93%) PHP
13 5 (0.78%) VB.NET
13 5 (0.78%) Python
13 5 (0.78%) VB6
14 3 (0.47%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 39 (6.05%) Degree
2 27 (4.19%) Security Cleared
3 20 (3.10%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (2.64%) ISEB
5 14 (2.17%) SC Cleared
6 13 (2.02%) ITIL Certification
6 13 (2.02%) MCSE
7 12 (1.86%) ISTQB
7 12 (1.86%) MCP
8 8 (1.24%) DV Cleared
9 7 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (1.09%) CCNA
10 6 (0.93%) PMI Certification
11 5 (0.78%) MCSA
11 5 (0.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 4 (0.62%) MOS
12 4 (0.62%) MCITP
12 4 (0.62%) CCNP
13 3 (0.47%) CISMP
14 2 (0.31%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (3.41%) QA
2 18 (2.79%) SLA
3 10 (1.55%) PCI DSS
4 8 (1.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.78%) ISO 9001
5 5 (0.78%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.47%) FATCA
7 2 (0.31%) Basel III
7 2 (0.31%) MiFID
8 1 (0.16%) EMIR
8 1 (0.16%) Solvency II
System Software
1 81 (12.56%) Active Directory
2 17 (2.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (1.86%) XenApp
4 9 (1.40%) Hyper-V
5 8 (1.24%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (0.93%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 5 (0.78%) Terminal Services
8 4 (0.62%) XenDesktop
8 4 (0.62%) VMware ESX
9 3 (0.47%) Terminal Server
9 3 (0.47%) Forefront TMG
9 3 (0.47%) vSphere
10 2 (0.31%) RACF
11 1 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.16%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 21 (3.26%) SCCM
2 6 (0.93%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (0.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (0.47%) Control-M
4 2 (0.31%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 2 (0.31%) Puppet
4 2 (0.31%) SCOrch
4 2 (0.31%) Nagios
4 2 (0.31%) CA SiteMinder
5 1 (0.16%) CiscoWorks
5 1 (0.16%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.16%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.16%) OpenView
5 1 (0.16%) Windows Intune
5 1 (0.16%) SCOM
5 1 (0.16%) logstash
5 1 (0.16%) Kibana
Vendors
1 115 (17.83%) Microsoft
2 99 (15.35%) Oracle
3 35 (5.43%) Citrix
4 34 (5.27%) Cisco
5 30 (4.65%) HP
6 29 (4.50%) VMware
7 21 (3.26%) SAP
8 13 (2.02%) Red Hat
9 11 (1.71%) Remedy
9 11 (1.71%) Salesforce.com
10 10 (1.55%) ServiceNow
10 10 (1.55%) Business Objects
11 9 (1.40%) Cognos
11 9 (1.40%) IBM
12 8 (1.24%) Avaloq
12 8 (1.24%) ATG
12 8 (1.24%) Avaya
13 7 (1.09%) Apple
13 7 (1.09%) Informatica
13 7 (1.09%) Siebel
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