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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Analyst
Rank 341 320 313
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 304 346 344
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.61% 0.67% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.70% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 201 195
Median daily rate £438 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £388 £345
% change year-on-year
- +12.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 14 28
Median hourly rate £15.48 £24.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.81% +44.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.84 £15.13 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.60 £66.50 £20.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.48 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-22.60% +17.64%
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
47211 49401 48939
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.65% 94.99% 93.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 31129 32106 30344
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1529 1897 1992
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.80 £41.50 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 26 September 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 -20 147 £450 +2.27% 25
South East +6 57 £406 -1.51% 16
North West +17 28 £394 +5.00% 9
Yorkshire +1 17 £438 +2.94% 8
South West +2 14 £375 -6.25% 6
West Midlands -24 12 £438 +25.44% 1
East of England +12 11 £438 +60.55% 4
East Midlands -9 11 £363 -9.37% 4
North East -23 5 £475 -
Technical Analyst
UK

Technical Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 156 (24.80%) Agile Software Development
2 155 (24.64%) Finance
3 120 (19.08%) SQL
4 115 (18.28%) Windows
5 109 (17.33%) Banking
6 90 (14.31%) Business Analysis
7 87 (13.83%) Unix
8 80 (12.72%) Analytical Skills
9 78 (12.40%) Linux
10 77 (12.24%) ITIL
11 75 (11.92%) Microsoft
12 73 (11.61%) Oracle
13 66 (10.49%) Stakeholder Management
14 65 (10.33%) Active Directory
15 64 (10.17%) Project Management
16 60 (9.54%) Java
17 54 (8.59%) Data Analysis
18 52 (8.27%) UML
19 49 (7.79%) Use Case
20 46 (7.31%) Migration
21 44 (7.00%) VMware
21 44 (7.00%) XML
22 43 (6.84%) SQL Server
22 43 (6.84%) Data Modelling
22 43 (6.84%) User Stories
23 42 (6.68%) MS Excel
23 42 (6.68%) Scrum
23 42 (6.68%) Windows Server
24 39 (6.20%) Degree
25 38 (6.04%) Security Cleared

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 24 (3.82%) MS Exchange
1 24 (3.82%) SharePoint
2 22 (3.50%) Apache
3 21 (3.34%) CMS
3 21 (3.34%) WebSphere
4 15 (2.38%) WordPress
5 11 (1.75%) Drupal
6 10 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2013
6 10 (1.59%) WebSphere Application Server
7 9 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2010
8 8 (1.27%) Skype for Business
9 7 (1.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 7 (1.11%) Confluence
10 6 (0.95%) CICS
10 6 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2007
10 6 (0.95%) SAS
10 6 (0.95%) Tomcat
10 6 (0.95%) WebSphere Portal
11 5 (0.79%) Commerce Server
11 5 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 42 (6.68%) MS Excel
2 37 (5.88%) MS Office
3 17 (2.70%) MS Visio
4 15 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
5 14 (2.23%) MS Project
6 1 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (0.79%) BASE24
2 4 (0.64%) Endur
2 4 (0.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.48%) Fredhopper
3 3 (0.48%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (0.48%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.32%) Adobe Campaign
4 2 (0.32%) Findur
4 2 (0.32%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.32%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.32%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.16%) Eagle PACE
5 1 (0.16%) LatentZero
5 1 (0.16%) Maximo
5 1 (0.16%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.16%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.16%) SAP GTS
5 1 (0.16%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.16%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 20 (3.18%) IaaS
2 17 (2.70%) Office 365
3 12 (1.91%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (1.27%) PaaS
5 2 (0.32%) iPaaS
5 2 (0.32%) Veeva
6 1 (0.16%) AdWords
6 1 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.16%) Force.com
6 1 (0.16%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.16%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.16%) Google Tag Manager
6 1 (0.16%) IBM Blueworks
6 1 (0.16%) SaaS
6 1 (0.16%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.23%) Firewall
2 12 (1.91%) DNS
3 10 (1.59%) DHCP
3 10 (1.59%) TCP/IP
3 10 (1.59%) WAN
4 8 (1.27%) Intranet
4 8 (1.27%) Network Security
5 7 (1.11%) LAN
5 7 (1.11%) SAN
5 7 (1.11%) Wireless
6 6 (0.95%) ATM
6 6 (0.95%) Internet
6 6 (0.95%) VPN
7 5 (0.79%) MPLS
8 4 (0.64%) IP Telephony
9 3 (0.48%) PuTTY
9 3 (0.48%) Remote Desktop
9 3 (0.48%) SMS
9 3 (0.48%) SSL
9 3 (0.48%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (6.84%) SQL Server
2 28 (4.45%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (1.91%) DB2
4 12 (1.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (1.59%) Big Data
5 10 (1.59%) Relational Database
6 8 (1.27%) MySQL
7 7 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (0.95%) QlikView
8 6 (0.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (0.79%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (0.79%) Hadoop
9 5 (0.79%) Oracle Database
10 4 (0.64%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (0.48%) Data Mining
11 3 (0.48%) Oracle BI EE
11 3 (0.48%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (0.48%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (0.48%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 35 (5.56%) JIRA
2 10 (1.59%) Cucumber
3 6 (0.95%) SoapUI
3 6 (0.95%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (0.79%) Selenium
4 5 (0.79%) Subversion
5 4 (0.64%) Jenkins
5 4 (0.64%) SpecFlow
6 3 (0.48%) Git (software)
6 3 (0.48%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (0.48%) Rational DOORS
6 3 (0.48%) Toad
6 3 (0.48%) WebDriver
7 2 (0.32%) Bitbucket
7 2 (0.32%) ERwin
7 2 (0.32%) JDeveloper
7 2 (0.32%) VersionOne
7 2 (0.32%) Zephyr
8 1 (0.16%) Axure RP
8 1 (0.16%) JBehave
General
1 155 (24.64%) Finance
2 109 (17.33%) Banking
3 35 (5.56%) Retail
4 32 (5.09%) Investment Banking
5 17 (2.70%) Front Office
5 17 (2.70%) Legal
6 16 (2.54%) Marketing
7 14 (2.23%) Back Office
7 14 (2.23%) Telecoms
8 12 (1.91%) Manufacturing
9 9 (1.43%) Law
10 7 (1.11%) Games
10 7 (1.11%) Retail Banking
11 4 (0.64%) Automotive
11 4 (0.64%) Electronics
11 4 (0.64%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.64%) French Language
11 4 (0.64%) General Ledger
11 4 (0.64%) Publishing
12 3 (0.48%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (7.00%) XML
2 37 (5.88%) HTML
3 36 (5.72%) .NET
4 23 (3.66%) Web Services
5 20 (3.18%) CSS
6 18 (2.86%) Middleware
7 11 (1.75%) RESTful
7 11 (1.75%) WebSphere MQ
8 9 (1.43%) FpML
9 8 (1.27%) IBM Integration Bus
9 8 (1.27%) REST
9 8 (1.27%) WCF
10 7 (1.11%) JSON
10 7 (1.11%) WPF
11 6 (0.95%) Ajax
11 6 (0.95%) OAuth
11 6 (0.95%) SOAP
12 5 (0.79%) ASP.NET
12 5 (0.79%) J2EE
13 3 (0.48%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 80 (12.72%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 26 (4.13%) Data Centre
4 16 (2.54%) Mainframe
5 15 (2.38%) Fixed Income
6 14 (2.23%) Equities
7 12 (1.91%) Credit Risk
7 12 (1.91%) Derivative
7 12 (1.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 10 (1.59%) NHS
9 9 (1.43%) SWIFT
9 9 (1.43%) User Experience
10 7 (1.11%) IBM Mainframe
10 7 (1.11%) iSeries
10 7 (1.11%) Streaming Video
10 7 (1.11%) Tandem
11 6 (0.95%) AS400
11 6 (0.95%) Computer Science
11 6 (0.95%) Life Science
11 6 (0.95%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 115 (18.28%) Windows
2 87 (13.83%) Unix
3 78 (12.40%) Linux
4 42 (6.68%) Windows Server
5 26 (4.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 24 (3.82%) Windows 7
7 21 (3.34%) Windows Server 2003
8 18 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 18 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
9 14 (2.23%) Solaris
10 11 (1.75%) AIX
11 7 (1.11%) Windows 10
12 5 (0.79%) Windows 8
13 4 (0.64%) Mac OS X
14 3 (0.48%) VMS
15 2 (0.32%) Android
15 2 (0.32%) Windows Vista
15 2 (0.32%) zOS
16 1 (0.16%) CentOS
16 1 (0.16%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (24.80%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (14.31%) Business Analysis
3 77 (12.24%) ITIL
4 66 (10.49%) Stakeholder Management
5 64 (10.17%) Project Management
6 54 (8.59%) Data Analysis
7 52 (8.27%) UML
8 49 (7.79%) Use Case
9 46 (7.31%) Migration
10 43 (6.84%) Data Modelling
10 43 (6.84%) User Stories
11 42 (6.68%) Scrum
12 38 (6.04%) Waterfall
13 35 (5.56%) SDLC
14 32 (5.09%) User Acceptance Testing
15 28 (4.45%) E-Commerce
15 28 (4.45%) Systems Analysis
16 26 (4.13%) Service Design
17 24 (3.82%) Business Intelligence
18 22 (3.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 120 (19.08%) SQL
2 60 (9.54%) Java
3 27 (4.29%) C#
4 19 (3.02%) Perl
4 19 (3.02%) Python
5 18 (2.86%) PL/SQL
6 17 (2.70%) JavaScript
7 15 (2.38%) Bash Shell
8 14 (2.23%) T-SQL
9 12 (1.91%) Shell Script
10 11 (1.75%) COBOL
10 11 (1.75%) PowerShell
11 7 (1.11%) VB
12 6 (0.95%) VBA
13 4 (0.64%) AWK
13 4 (0.64%) C
13 4 (0.64%) C++
13 4 (0.64%) RPG
14 3 (0.48%) Ruby
14 3 (0.48%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 39 (6.20%) Degree
2 38 (6.04%) Security Cleared
3 23 (3.66%) SC Cleared
4 17 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
6 11 (1.75%) CISSP
7 10 (1.59%) ISEB
8 9 (1.43%) BPSS Clearance
9 7 (1.11%) MCP
10 6 (0.95%) DV Cleared
11 5 (0.79%) CISMP
12 4 (0.64%) DBS Check
12 4 (0.64%) EMCSA
12 4 (0.64%) MCSE
13 3 (0.48%) HND
13 3 (0.48%) ISTQB
13 3 (0.48%) MCSA
14 2 (0.32%) CCNA
14 2 (0.32%) Cisco Certification
14 2 (0.32%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (4.61%) QA
2 14 (2.23%) SLA
3 13 (2.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (1.75%) MiFID
5 7 (1.11%) Disclosure Scotland
6 4 (0.64%) EMIR
6 4 (0.64%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.64%) Solvency II
7 3 (0.48%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.48%) SEPA
8 2 (0.32%) Dodd-Frank
8 2 (0.32%) ISO20022
9 1 (0.16%) Basel III
9 1 (0.16%) COBIT
9 1 (0.16%) COSO
9 1 (0.16%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 65 (10.33%) Active Directory
2 30 (4.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.95%) Hyper-V
3 6 (0.95%) Virtual Desktop
3 6 (0.95%) Virtual Machines
3 6 (0.95%) Virtual Servers
3 6 (0.95%) vSphere
4 4 (0.64%) XenApp
5 3 (0.48%) DFS Replication
5 3 (0.48%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (0.32%) ISA Server
6 2 (0.32%) Shibboleth
6 2 (0.32%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.32%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.16%) BitLocker
7 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.16%) Samba
7 1 (0.16%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.16%) UAG
Systems Management
1 25 (3.97%) SCCM
2 17 (2.70%) Puppet
3 16 (2.54%) SCOM
4 13 (2.07%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (2.07%) WSUS
5 7 (1.11%) Tivoli
6 6 (0.95%) EMC NetWorker
6 6 (0.95%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (0.64%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 4 (0.64%) Oracle Identity Management
8 3 (0.48%) Control-M
8 3 (0.48%) SCDPM
8 3 (0.48%) SCOrch
8 3 (0.48%) SCSM
8 3 (0.48%) SCVMM
9 2 (0.32%) Microsoft Intune
9 2 (0.32%) Nagios
9 2 (0.32%) NetBackup
9 2 (0.32%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (0.32%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 75 (11.92%) Microsoft
2 73 (11.61%) Oracle
3 44 (7.00%) VMware
4 28 (4.45%) IBM
5 19 (3.02%) Red Hat
6 16 (2.54%) Cisco
6 16 (2.54%) HP
7 14 (2.23%) Citrix
8 12 (1.91%) SaltStack
8 12 (1.91%) SAP
9 10 (1.59%) Tableau
10 9 (1.43%) LANDesk
11 8 (1.27%) Murex
12 7 (1.11%) EMC
12 7 (1.11%) Intel Security
12 7 (1.11%) Salesforce.com
13 6 (0.95%) Bloomberg
13 6 (0.95%) Cyber-Ark
13 6 (0.95%) Dell
13 6 (0.95%) Informatica
Liverpool, Merseyside
Robert Walters
Rate: £120 - £160 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Advantage XPO
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
ninesharp
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £675 - £725 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Experis Ltd
Rate: £240 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £120 - £150 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Eaglecliff
Rate: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Eaglecliff Recruitment
Posted: 6 days ago
Middlesex
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 19 days ago