The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Technical Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Analyst
Rank 332 321 304
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -17
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 314 358 338
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.63% 0.67% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.71% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 208 193
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £349
% change year-on-year
- +7.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 26
Median hourly rate £17.50 £24.00 £17.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.08% +40.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.29 £13.55 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.70 £73.20 £23.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £17.07
% change year-on-year
-17.50% +17.16%
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
47501 50509 47666
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.66% 95.00% 94.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 31266 32734 29347
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1481 1902 1912
Median hourly rate £17.17 £17.12 £16.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.26% +2.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Technical Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured Technical Analyst in the job title.

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 31 August 2016.

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 31 August 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -19 163 £450 +4.04% 19
South East -16 45 £425 +6.25% 14
North West +19 28 £355 -6.57% 6
Yorkshire +1 24 £424 +21.07% 9
West Midlands -22 16 £388 +11.11% 2
South West +9 13 £375 -16.66% 1
East of England +19 10 £325 +23.80% 8
East Midlands -9 7 £250 -23.07%
North East -9 7 £325 - 1
Technical Analyst
UK

Technical Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, Technical Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring Technical Analyst in the job title.

1 161 (25.08%) Finance
2 153 (23.83%) Agile Software Development
3 121 (18.85%) Windows
4 113 (17.60%) Banking
5 111 (17.29%) SQL
6 89 (13.86%) Unix
7 87 (13.55%) Business Analysis
8 82 (12.77%) ITIL
9 81 (12.62%) Linux
10 77 (11.99%) Microsoft
11 75 (11.68%) Oracle
12 71 (11.06%) Analytical Skills
13 67 (10.44%) Stakeholder Management
14 66 (10.28%) Active Directory
15 63 (9.81%) Project Management
16 61 (9.50%) Java
17 59 (9.19%) Data Analysis
18 56 (8.72%) Migration
19 51 (7.94%) VMware
20 46 (7.17%) Scrum
21 45 (7.01%) SQL Server
22 44 (6.85%) MS Excel
22 44 (6.85%) Windows Server
23 43 (6.70%) User Stories
23 43 (6.70%) Use Case
24 42 (6.54%) UML
24 42 (6.54%) Data Modelling
25 40 (6.23%) Retail
26 39 (6.07%) SDLC
27 38 (5.92%) XML

Technical Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 27 (4.21%) MS Exchange
2 24 (3.74%) SharePoint
3 21 (3.27%) Apache
3 21 (3.27%) WebSphere
4 12 (1.87%) CMS
4 12 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2013
5 10 (1.56%) Skype for Business
6 8 (1.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 8 (1.25%) CICS
6 8 (1.25%) WordPress
7 7 (1.09%) Confluence
7 7 (1.09%) WebSphere Application Server
8 6 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2007
8 6 (0.93%) SAS
9 5 (0.78%) Drupal
9 5 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2003
10 4 (0.62%) Commerce Server
10 4 (0.62%) IBM HTTP Server
10 4 (0.62%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 44 (6.85%) MS Excel
2 37 (5.76%) MS Office
3 20 (3.12%) MS Visio
4 15 (2.34%) MS PowerPoint
4 15 (2.34%) MS Project
5 1 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.78%) BASE24
3 4 (0.62%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.47%) Endur
4 3 (0.47%) Fredhopper
4 3 (0.47%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.31%) Adobe Campaign
5 2 (0.31%) Findur
5 2 (0.31%) Northgate Housing
5 2 (0.31%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.31%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.31%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (0.16%) Eagle PACE
6 1 (0.16%) Hi Portfolio
6 1 (0.16%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.16%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.16%) SAP GTS
6 1 (0.16%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.16%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 20 (3.12%) IaaS
2 13 (2.02%) Office 365
3 12 (1.87%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (1.25%) PaaS
5 7 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.31%) iPaaS
6 2 (0.31%) SaaS
6 2 (0.31%) Veeva
7 1 (0.16%) AdWords
7 1 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.16%) Force.com
7 1 (0.16%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.16%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.16%) Google Tag Manager
7 1 (0.16%) IBM Blueworks
7 1 (0.16%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.34%) Firewall
2 14 (2.18%) DNS
2 14 (2.18%) WAN
3 12 (1.87%) DHCP
3 12 (1.87%) TCP/IP
4 11 (1.71%) LAN
4 11 (1.71%) SAN
5 8 (1.25%) Network Security
6 7 (1.09%) Intranet
6 7 (1.09%) Wireless
7 6 (0.93%) ATM
7 6 (0.93%) Internet
7 6 (0.93%) VPN
8 5 (0.78%) MPLS
9 4 (0.62%) IP Telephony
10 3 (0.47%) PuTTY
10 3 (0.47%) Remote Desktop
10 3 (0.47%) SMS
10 3 (0.47%) SSL
10 3 (0.47%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (7.01%) SQL Server
2 32 (4.98%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (2.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (2.18%) DB2
5 13 (2.02%) Big Data
6 11 (1.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (1.40%) MySQL
7 9 (1.40%) Relational Database
8 6 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (0.78%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (0.78%) Hadoop
9 5 (0.78%) Oracle Database
9 5 (0.78%) QlikView
10 4 (0.62%) Data Mart
10 4 (0.62%) Data Mining
10 4 (0.62%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (0.47%) Oracle BI EE
11 3 (0.47%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (0.47%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 34 (5.30%) JIRA
2 8 (1.25%) Cucumber
3 6 (0.93%) SoapUI
4 5 (0.78%) Selenium
5 4 (0.62%) SpecFlow
5 4 (0.62%) Subversion
5 4 (0.62%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (0.62%) Toad
6 3 (0.47%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (0.47%) WebDriver
7 2 (0.31%) Bitbucket
7 2 (0.31%) ERwin
7 2 (0.31%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.31%) JDeveloper
7 2 (0.31%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.31%) Rational DOORS
7 2 (0.31%) VersionOne
7 2 (0.31%) Zephyr
8 1 (0.16%) Axure RP
8 1 (0.16%) TestRail
General
1 161 (25.08%) Finance
2 113 (17.60%) Banking
3 40 (6.23%) Retail
4 31 (4.83%) Investment Banking
5 16 (2.49%) Front Office
6 15 (2.34%) Back Office
6 15 (2.34%) Legal
7 14 (2.18%) Telecoms
8 13 (2.02%) Marketing
9 12 (1.87%) Manufacturing
10 10 (1.56%) Law
11 7 (1.09%) Retail Banking
12 6 (0.93%) Games
13 4 (0.62%) Automotive
13 4 (0.62%) Electronics
13 4 (0.62%) Publishing
14 3 (0.47%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.47%) French Language
14 3 (0.47%) Wholesale Banking
15 2 (0.31%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (5.92%) XML
2 32 (4.98%) .NET
3 26 (4.05%) HTML
4 20 (3.12%) Middleware
4 20 (3.12%) Web Services
5 13 (2.02%) CSS
6 11 (1.71%) RESTful
7 10 (1.56%) WebSphere MQ
8 8 (1.25%) FpML
8 8 (1.25%) IBM Integration Bus
9 7 (1.09%) JSON
9 7 (1.09%) REST
9 7 (1.09%) WCF
9 7 (1.09%) WPF
10 6 (0.93%) J2EE
10 6 (0.93%) SOAP
11 5 (0.78%) Ajax
11 5 (0.78%) ASP.NET
12 4 (0.62%) Murex MxML
13 3 (0.47%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 71 (11.06%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (4.83%) Data Centre
3 29 (4.52%) Management Information System
4 18 (2.80%) Mainframe
5 15 (2.34%) Credit Risk
6 13 (2.02%) Derivative
6 13 (2.02%) Fixed Income
7 12 (1.87%) Equities
8 11 (1.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 11 (1.71%) NHS
8 11 (1.71%) SWIFT
9 8 (1.25%) User Experience
10 7 (1.09%) IBM Mainframe
10 7 (1.09%) Tandem
11 6 (0.93%) Clustering
11 6 (0.93%) Computer Science
11 6 (0.93%) EMV
11 6 (0.93%) Fat Client
11 6 (0.93%) Reference Data
11 6 (0.93%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 121 (18.85%) Windows
2 89 (13.86%) Unix
3 81 (12.62%) Linux
4 44 (6.85%) Windows Server
5 27 (4.21%) Windows Server 2008
6 26 (4.05%) Windows 7
7 23 (3.58%) Windows Server 2003
8 21 (3.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 20 (3.12%) Windows Server 2012
10 17 (2.65%) Solaris
11 13 (2.02%) AIX
12 8 (1.25%) Windows 10
12 8 (1.25%) Windows 8
13 4 (0.62%) Mac OS X
14 3 (0.47%) VMS
15 2 (0.31%) Android
15 2 (0.31%) Windows Vista
15 2 (0.31%) zOS
16 1 (0.16%) CentOS
16 1 (0.16%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (23.83%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (13.55%) Business Analysis
3 82 (12.77%) ITIL
4 67 (10.44%) Stakeholder Management
5 63 (9.81%) Project Management
6 59 (9.19%) Data Analysis
7 56 (8.72%) Migration
8 46 (7.17%) Scrum
9 43 (6.70%) Use Case
9 43 (6.70%) User Stories
10 42 (6.54%) Data Modelling
10 42 (6.54%) UML
11 39 (6.07%) SDLC
12 36 (5.61%) Waterfall
13 35 (5.45%) User Acceptance Testing
14 30 (4.67%) Data Migration
15 29 (4.52%) Systems Analysis
16 27 (4.21%) E-Commerce
17 25 (3.89%) Change Management
18 24 (3.74%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 111 (17.29%) SQL
2 61 (9.50%) Java
3 22 (3.43%) C#
4 18 (2.80%) Python
5 17 (2.65%) Perl
6 16 (2.49%) PL/SQL
7 15 (2.34%) JavaScript
8 14 (2.18%) Bash Shell
9 13 (2.02%) T-SQL
10 11 (1.71%) COBOL
11 10 (1.56%) PowerShell
12 9 (1.40%) Shell Script
13 7 (1.09%) VB
14 5 (0.78%) C
15 4 (0.62%) AWK
15 4 (0.62%) C++
15 4 (0.62%) PHP
15 4 (0.62%) VBA
15 4 (0.62%) VBScript
16 3 (0.47%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 37 (5.76%) Security Cleared
2 31 (4.83%) Degree
3 25 (3.89%) SC Cleared
4 20 (3.12%) Microsoft Certification
5 16 (2.49%) ITIL Certification
6 11 (1.71%) CISSP
7 10 (1.56%) ISEB
8 7 (1.09%) BPSS Clearance
8 7 (1.09%) MCP
9 6 (0.93%) DV Cleared
9 6 (0.93%) MCSA
9 6 (0.93%) MCSE
10 5 (0.78%) CISMP
10 5 (0.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 4 (0.62%) DBS Check
11 4 (0.62%) EMCSA
12 3 (0.47%) HND
12 3 (0.47%) ISTQB
13 2 (0.31%) BC Cleared
13 2 (0.31%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (3.89%) QA
2 13 (2.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (1.71%) SLA
4 10 (1.56%) MiFID
5 7 (1.09%) Disclosure Scotland
6 6 (0.93%) Solvency II
7 4 (0.62%) Data Quality
7 4 (0.62%) EMIR
7 4 (0.62%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.47%) SEPA
9 2 (0.31%) Dodd-Frank
9 2 (0.31%) ISO20022
10 1 (0.16%) Basel III
10 1 (0.16%) COBIT
10 1 (0.16%) COSO
10 1 (0.16%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 66 (10.28%) Active Directory
2 33 (5.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.09%) Hyper-V
3 7 (1.09%) XenApp
4 6 (0.93%) Virtual Desktop
4 6 (0.93%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (0.93%) vSphere
5 5 (0.78%) Virtual Servers
5 5 (0.78%) XenDesktop
6 4 (0.62%) VMware ESX
7 3 (0.47%) DFS Replication
7 3 (0.47%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.31%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.16%) BitLocker
9 1 (0.16%) Samba
9 1 (0.16%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.16%) UAG
9 1 (0.16%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 26 (4.05%) SCCM
2 15 (2.34%) Puppet
2 15 (2.34%) SCOM
3 13 (2.02%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (2.02%) WSUS
4 9 (1.40%) EMC NetWorker
5 7 (1.09%) HP Quality Center
5 7 (1.09%) Tivoli
6 4 (0.62%) Foglight
6 4 (0.62%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 4 (0.62%) nmon
6 4 (0.62%) Oracle Identity Management
7 3 (0.47%) SCDPM
7 3 (0.47%) SCOrch
7 3 (0.47%) SCSM
7 3 (0.47%) SCVMM
8 2 (0.31%) Cisco UCCE
8 2 (0.31%) Control-M
8 2 (0.31%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (0.31%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 77 (11.99%) Microsoft
2 75 (11.68%) Oracle
3 51 (7.94%) VMware
4 30 (4.67%) IBM
5 22 (3.43%) Red Hat
6 20 (3.12%) Cisco
7 19 (2.96%) HP
8 18 (2.80%) Citrix
9 12 (1.87%) SaltStack
10 10 (1.56%) EMC
10 10 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
10 10 (1.56%) SAP
11 9 (1.40%) Intel Security
11 9 (1.40%) LANDesk
11 9 (1.40%) Murex
12 8 (1.25%) Dell
13 7 (1.09%) Tableau
14 6 (0.93%) CheckPoint
14 6 (0.93%) Informatica
15 5 (0.78%) Sun
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
IntaPeople
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £350 - £400 Per Day
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
83Zero
Rate: From £375 to £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Eaglecliff
Rate: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 5 days ago