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 27 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Analyst
Rank 282 291 241
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -50
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 323 270 310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.70% 0.61% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 0.66% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 159 185
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£375 £425 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £240 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.52% +7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 16
Average hourly rate £27.00 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.28% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £13.00 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.30 £27.20 £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+54.28% -
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
42723 41204 38282
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.41% 92.58% 92.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 27234 25076 22174
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £230 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1689 1858 2324
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £18.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -7.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -8.33%

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 27 January 2015.

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 27 January 2015.

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 27 January 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +21 182 £425 -5.55% 35
South East +11 64 £315 -3.07% 6
North West -14 18 £325 -27.77% 5
South West -14 15 £375 +20.96% 4
East of England 0 11 £400 +65.97% 5
Yorkshire -11 11 £350 +35.92% 11
West Midlands -6 10 £249 -17.08% 6
East Midlands +5 7 £404 -1.22% 1
Technical Analyst
UK

Technical Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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.

1 159 (24.42%) SQL
2 134 (20.58%) Finance
3 128 (19.66%) Windows
4 117 (17.97%) Microsoft
5 105 (16.13%) Banking
6 96 (14.75%) Oracle
7 83 (12.75%) Agile Software Development
8 76 (11.67%) UNIX
9 73 (11.21%) Analytical Skills
10 72 (11.06%) Business Analysis
11 71 (10.91%) Migration
12 70 (10.75%) Linux
13 69 (10.60%) ITIL
13 69 (10.60%) MS Excel
14 61 (9.37%) Active Directory
15 55 (8.45%) Stakeholder Management
16 49 (7.53%) Investment Banking
16 49 (7.53%) Java
17 48 (7.37%) Data Analysis
18 47 (7.22%) Project Management
19 44 (6.76%) SQL Server
19 44 (6.76%) MS Office
20 43 (6.61%) XML
21 40 (6.14%) .NET
22 38 (5.84%) Degree
22 38 (5.84%) Windows 7
23 35 (5.38%) Business Intelligence
23 35 (5.38%) MS Exchange
23 35 (5.38%) Scrum
24 34 (5.22%) Cisco

Technical Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 35 (5.38%) MS Exchange
2 25 (3.84%) SharePoint
3 19 (2.92%) IIS
4 16 (2.46%) WebSphere
5 14 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2010
6 9 (1.38%) Tomcat
7 8 (1.23%) NetWeaver
7 8 (1.23%) WebLogic
8 7 (1.08%) Apache
9 6 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2003
9 6 (0.92%) SAS
10 5 (0.77%) Lync
10 5 (0.77%) WebSphere Application Server
10 5 (0.77%) CMS
11 4 (0.61%) IBM HTTP Server
11 4 (0.61%) SharePoint Server
11 4 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2007
12 3 (0.46%) IBM Notes
12 3 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
13 2 (0.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 69 (10.60%) MS Excel
2 44 (6.76%) MS Office
3 13 (2.00%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.92%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.46%) PowerPivot
5 3 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.46%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.31%) DOC1
6 2 (0.31%) Final Cut Pro
7 1 (0.15%) MS Project
7 1 (0.15%) SPSS
7 1 (0.15%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 14 (2.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.23%) SAP ERP
3 7 (1.08%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (0.61%) Summit
5 3 (0.46%) Markit EDM
5 3 (0.46%) ION MarketView
5 3 (0.46%) Google Analytics
5 3 (0.46%) Oracle Payables
5 3 (0.46%) Oracle Financials
5 3 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.46%) SunGard Martini
5 3 (0.46%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 3 (0.46%) Global One
6 2 (0.31%) Loan IQ
6 2 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.31%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (0.31%) Oracle General Ledger
6 2 (0.31%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.15%) SiteCatalyst
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.84%) SaaS
2 3 (0.46%) Office 365
2 3 (0.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.15%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (3.53%) TCP/IP
2 22 (3.38%) Firewall
3 18 (2.76%) WAN
3 18 (2.76%) DNS
4 17 (2.61%) LAN
5 15 (2.30%) SAN
6 14 (2.15%) Internet
7 9 (1.38%) DHCP
7 9 (1.38%) HTTP
8 8 (1.23%) VoIP
8 8 (1.23%) VPN
9 6 (0.92%) SSH
9 6 (0.92%) Intranet
9 6 (0.92%) Network Security
10 5 (0.77%) LDAP
10 5 (0.77%) FTP
10 5 (0.77%) TACACS
11 4 (0.61%) Wireless
11 4 (0.61%) IPsec
11 4 (0.61%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (6.76%) SQL Server
2 31 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
3 21 (3.23%) Relational Database
4 13 (2.00%) DB2
5 10 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (1.54%) SAP BW
5 10 (1.54%) QlikView
6 9 (1.38%) Oracle Database
6 9 (1.38%) Oracle BI EE
6 9 (1.38%) RDBMS
7 8 (1.23%) MS Access
7 8 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (1.23%) Big Data
8 6 (0.92%) MySQL
8 6 (0.92%) OLAP
9 5 (0.77%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (0.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 4 (0.61%) Oracle Database 10g
10 4 (0.61%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 9 (1.38%) Visual Studio
2 8 (1.23%) JIRA
2 8 (1.23%) Selenium
3 7 (1.08%) PHPUnit
4 4 (0.61%) SoapUI
5 3 (0.46%) Toad
5 3 (0.46%) PeopleTools
6 2 (0.31%) MSI
6 2 (0.31%) LoadRunner
6 2 (0.31%) Behat
7 1 (0.15%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.15%) Ranorex
7 1 (0.15%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.15%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.15%) JUnit
7 1 (0.15%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.15%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (0.15%) PowerBuilder
7 1 (0.15%) ReSharper
7 1 (0.15%) JMeter
General
1 134 (20.58%) Finance
2 105 (16.13%) Banking
3 49 (7.53%) Investment Banking
4 26 (3.99%) Retail
5 19 (2.92%) Front Office
6 17 (2.61%) Back Office
7 16 (2.46%) Publishing
8 14 (2.15%) Advertising
9 8 (1.23%) Law
10 7 (1.08%) Marketing
10 7 (1.08%) Telecoms
11 5 (0.77%) Spanish Language
11 5 (0.77%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.61%) Manufacturing
12 4 (0.61%) Retail Banking
13 3 (0.46%) Local Government
13 3 (0.46%) Games
14 2 (0.31%) Billing
14 2 (0.31%) Legal
14 2 (0.31%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (6.61%) XML
2 40 (6.14%) .NET
3 27 (4.15%) Middleware
4 18 (2.76%) HTML
5 16 (2.46%) SOAP
6 14 (2.15%) Web Services
7 10 (1.54%) RESTful
8 9 (1.38%) Spring
9 7 (1.08%) WebSphere MQ
10 6 (0.92%) CSS
10 6 (0.92%) Spring Integration
11 5 (0.77%) Oracle Fusion
11 5 (0.77%) WebSphere Message Broker
11 5 (0.77%) .NET Framework
11 5 (0.77%) SAP Basis
12 4 (0.61%) JSON
12 4 (0.61%) FIX Protocol
12 4 (0.61%) FpML
12 4 (0.61%) XSLT
12 4 (0.61%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 73 (11.21%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (2.15%) Data Integration
3 13 (2.00%) Client/Server
3 13 (2.00%) Fixed Income
3 13 (2.00%) Management Information System
4 12 (1.84%) Derivative
4 12 (1.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 12 (1.84%) Digital Media
5 11 (1.69%) Credit Risk
5 11 (1.69%) User Experience
6 9 (1.38%) Video on Demand
6 9 (1.38%) Blackberry
7 8 (1.23%) Mathematics
8 7 (1.08%) Reference Data
8 7 (1.08%) Equities
9 6 (0.92%) Equity Derivative
9 6 (0.92%) Computer Science
10 5 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (0.77%) Mobile App
10 5 (0.77%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 128 (19.66%) Windows
2 76 (11.67%) UNIX
3 70 (10.75%) Linux
4 38 (5.84%) Windows 7
5 27 (4.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 20 (3.07%) Windows XP
7 19 (2.92%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (1.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (1.84%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (1.54%) HPUX
9 10 (1.54%) Solaris
10 8 (1.23%) AIX
11 7 (1.08%) Ubuntu
11 7 (1.08%) Windows Vista
12 5 (0.77%) Windows 8
13 3 (0.46%) CentOS
13 3 (0.46%) OS/400
14 2 (0.31%) VMS
14 2 (0.31%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 2 (0.31%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (12.75%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (11.06%) Business Analysis
3 71 (10.91%) Migration
4 69 (10.60%) ITIL
5 55 (8.45%) Stakeholder Management
6 48 (7.37%) Data Analysis
7 47 (7.22%) Project Management
8 35 (5.38%) Business Intelligence
8 35 (5.38%) Scrum
9 34 (5.22%) User Acceptance Testing
10 31 (4.76%) User Stories
11 30 (4.61%) CRM
12 28 (4.30%) Data Modelling
13 25 (3.84%) E-Commerce
14 24 (3.69%) ETL
15 21 (3.23%) Systems Analysis
15 21 (3.23%) Configuration Management
15 21 (3.23%) Service Management
15 21 (3.23%) UML
15 21 (3.23%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 159 (24.42%) SQL
2 49 (7.53%) Java
3 22 (3.38%) VBA
4 20 (3.07%) C#
5 16 (2.46%) PL/SQL
6 13 (2.00%) PHP
7 12 (1.84%) JavaScript
7 12 (1.84%) Perl
8 11 (1.69%) Shell Script
9 10 (1.54%) Python
10 9 (1.38%) VBScript
11 7 (1.08%) PowerShell
12 4 (0.61%) T-SQL
13 3 (0.46%) VB
13 3 (0.46%) SQR
14 2 (0.31%) Korn
14 2 (0.31%) C++
14 2 (0.31%) COBOL
14 2 (0.31%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.15%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 38 (5.84%) Degree
2 27 (4.15%) Security Cleared
3 16 (2.46%) SC Cleared
4 13 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (1.84%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (1.69%) ISEB
7 10 (1.54%) ISTQB
7 10 (1.54%) MCSE
8 9 (1.38%) CCNP
8 9 (1.38%) CCNA
9 8 (1.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 5 (0.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 5 (0.77%) MCP
11 4 (0.61%) MCITP
12 3 (0.46%) IIBA
12 3 (0.46%) DV Cleared
13 2 (0.31%) MCTS
13 2 (0.31%) CBAP
14 1 (0.15%) CTC Cleared
14 1 (0.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (2.92%) QA
2 13 (2.00%) SLA
3 9 (1.38%) ISO 9001
4 8 (1.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 7 (1.08%) Data Quality
6 6 (0.92%) HL7
7 4 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.61%) DICOM
7 4 (0.61%) FATCA
8 3 (0.46%) Solvency II
8 3 (0.46%) EMIR
8 3 (0.46%) ISO 14001
9 2 (0.31%) MiFID
10 1 (0.15%) Basel III
10 1 (0.15%) CRD IV
10 1 (0.15%) Dodd-Frank
10 1 (0.15%) Basel II
System Software
1 61 (9.37%) Active Directory
2 14 (2.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (1.84%) XenApp
4 8 (1.23%) Microsoft App-V
5 7 (1.08%) Hyper-V
6 6 (0.92%) vSphere
7 5 (0.77%) XenDesktop
8 4 (0.61%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 3 (0.46%) Terminal Services
9 3 (0.46%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (0.46%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.15%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 1 (0.15%) NFS
10 1 (0.15%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 17 (2.61%) SCCM
2 5 (0.77%) Puppet
2 5 (0.77%) Control-M
3 4 (0.61%) Netcool
3 4 (0.61%) Cisco Prime
4 3 (0.46%) SCOM
4 3 (0.46%) Nagios
5 2 (0.31%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.31%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (0.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (0.31%) Windows Intune
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle EDQ
6 1 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.15%) logstash
6 1 (0.15%) Kibana
6 1 (0.15%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.15%) CiscoWorks
6 1 (0.15%) Nessus
Vendors
1 117 (17.97%) Microsoft
2 96 (14.75%) Oracle
3 34 (5.22%) Cisco
4 31 (4.76%) VMware
5 27 (4.15%) SAP
6 25 (3.84%) IBM
7 22 (3.38%) Citrix
8 19 (2.92%) Red Hat
9 16 (2.46%) HP
10 10 (1.54%) Informatica
11 9 (1.38%) EMC
12 8 (1.23%) Symantec
12 8 (1.23%) NetApp
12 8 (1.23%) TIBCO
13 7 (1.08%) Cognos
14 6 (0.92%) JD Edwards
14 6 (0.92%) Avaya
14 6 (0.92%) Business Objects
15 5 (0.77%) PeopleSoft
15 5 (0.77%) Sun
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Rate: market rates
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Connectus
Rate: £413 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hampshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £420.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Good market rate
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Rate: £1.00 - £2.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £460 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Brentford, Middlesex
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
LA International
Posted: 6 days ago
Selby
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Bromley
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
City, London
Austen Smythe Recruitment
Rate: Unspecified Market rate depending on experience, initial 3 months
Posted: 16 days ago
Bromley
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
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Rate: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago