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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Analyst
Rank 325 274 286
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +12
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 340 389 358
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.66% 0.77% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 0.81% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 223 231 235
Average daily rate £400 £385 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £519
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
+7.85% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 16 13
Average hourly rate £22.50 £19.65 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.50% +12.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £14.00 £13.51
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £30.00 £23.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.50 £26.00 £22.75
% change year-on-year
-55.76% +14.28%
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
48697 48044 46983
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 95.04% 94.77% 94.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 32114 29627 29164
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £555
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1383 1932 1948
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.10 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

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 30 April 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 30 April 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
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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 -48 143 £456 +7.23% 22
South East -31 62 £294 -25.39% 14
North West -28 30 £450 +32.35% 7
East of England +20 27 £365 +59.56%
East Midlands +16 21 £400 +15.85% 1
Yorkshire -2 17 £378 +11.85% 8
South West +12 16 £425 +9.67% 6
West Midlands -4 12 £388 +30.25% 1
North East -25 11 £450 +275.00%
Midlands - 1 £400 -
Technical Analyst
UK

Technical Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

1 174 (26.56%) Finance
2 157 (23.97%) Agile Software Development
3 154 (23.51%) Windows
4 124 (18.93%) SQL
5 106 (16.18%) Banking
6 84 (12.82%) Linux
6 84 (12.82%) Microsoft
7 78 (11.91%) Oracle
8 77 (11.76%) Unix
9 76 (11.60%) ITIL
9 76 (11.60%) Business Analysis
10 74 (11.30%) Active Directory
10 74 (11.30%) Migration
11 57 (8.70%) Java
12 54 (8.24%) Project Management
13 52 (7.94%) Scrum
14 49 (7.48%) Data Analysis
15 46 (7.02%) SQL Server
16 45 (6.87%) MS Excel
17 42 (6.41%) Analytical Skills
18 40 (6.11%) Security Cleared
18 40 (6.11%) MS Office
19 38 (5.80%) Web Services
19 38 (5.80%) Use Case
20 37 (5.65%) User Stories
20 37 (5.65%) Python
20 37 (5.65%) Stakeholder Management
21 36 (5.50%) Data Warehouse
21 36 (5.50%) Open Source
22 35 (5.34%) Windows 7

Technical Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 30 (4.58%) Apache
2 25 (3.82%) MS Exchange
3 19 (2.90%) SharePoint
4 16 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
5 15 (2.29%) WebSphere
6 11 (1.68%) Skype for Business
7 9 (1.37%) IBM Notes
8 8 (1.22%) SAS
9 7 (1.07%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 6 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2007
10 6 (0.92%) WebLogic
10 6 (0.92%) WebSphere Application Server
11 5 (0.76%) BizTalk Server
11 5 (0.76%) CICS
11 5 (0.76%) CMS
11 5 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2003
11 5 (0.76%) JBoss
11 5 (0.76%) WordPress
12 4 (0.61%) IIS
12 4 (0.61%) Tomcat
Applications
1 45 (6.87%) MS Excel
2 40 (6.11%) MS Office
3 17 (2.60%) MS Visio
4 15 (2.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 15 (2.29%) MS Project
5 7 (1.07%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.76%) BASE24
3 3 (0.46%) Cognos TM1
3 3 (0.46%) Northgate Housing
3 3 (0.46%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.31%) Hi Portfolio
4 2 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.31%) SAP SRM
4 2 (0.31%) SDL Web 8
5 1 (0.15%) Aligne
5 1 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.15%) Infor LN
5 1 (0.15%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.15%) PeopleSoft HCM
5 1 (0.15%) ReMetrica
5 1 (0.15%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.15%) SunGard APT
5 1 (0.15%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 20 (3.05%) Office 365
2 12 (1.83%) IaaS
3 8 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.46%) SaaS
5 2 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.31%) iPaaS
5 2 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.31%) Veeva
6 1 (0.15%) Force.com
6 1 (0.15%) GitHub
6 1 (0.15%) Taleo
6 1 (0.15%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 33 (5.04%) TCP/IP
2 22 (3.36%) DNS
3 19 (2.90%) LAN
4 16 (2.44%) VPN
4 16 (2.44%) WAN
5 15 (2.29%) Firewall
5 15 (2.29%) Internet
5 15 (2.29%) SAN
6 13 (1.98%) DHCP
7 12 (1.83%) Wireless
8 10 (1.53%) SMTP
9 9 (1.37%) HTTP
10 8 (1.22%) Intranet
11 7 (1.07%) NAS
12 6 (0.92%) ATM
12 6 (0.92%) Skype
12 6 (0.92%) SSL
13 5 (0.76%) IP Telephony
13 5 (0.76%) SNMP
14 4 (0.61%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (7.02%) SQL Server
2 36 (5.50%) Data Warehouse
3 20 (3.05%) Big Data
4 18 (2.75%) PostgreSQL
5 17 (2.60%) QlikView
6 15 (2.29%) DB2
7 13 (1.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 11 (1.68%) Relational Database
9 9 (1.37%) Data Mining
10 8 (1.22%) Pentaho
11 7 (1.07%) Hadoop
11 7 (1.07%) NoSQL
11 7 (1.07%) SQL Server 2008
11 7 (1.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (0.92%) MySQL
12 6 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
13 5 (0.76%) BusinessObjects
13 5 (0.76%) Oracle Database
14 4 (0.61%) Data Mart
14 4 (0.61%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 30 (4.58%) JIRA
2 10 (1.53%) Subversion
3 9 (1.37%) Cucumber
4 8 (1.22%) SoapUI
5 7 (1.07%) Selenium
6 6 (0.92%) Capybara
6 6 (0.92%) ERwin
6 6 (0.92%) Git (software)
6 6 (0.92%) Talend Open Studio
7 5 (0.76%) HP UFT
8 4 (0.61%) JMeter
8 4 (0.61%) LoadRunner
8 4 (0.61%) Toad
9 3 (0.46%) JUnit
10 2 (0.31%) Geb
10 2 (0.31%) Gradle
10 2 (0.31%) Jenkins
10 2 (0.31%) Maven
10 2 (0.31%) Spock
10 2 (0.31%) VersionOne
General
1 174 (26.56%) Finance
2 106 (16.18%) Banking
3 29 (4.43%) Retail
4 27 (4.12%) Investment Banking
5 13 (1.98%) Legal
6 12 (1.83%) Law
7 11 (1.68%) Back Office
7 11 (1.68%) Front Office
8 8 (1.22%) Games
8 8 (1.22%) Retail Banking
9 7 (1.07%) Corporate Banking
10 6 (0.92%) Marketing
11 5 (0.76%) Publishing
11 5 (0.76%) Telecoms
12 4 (0.61%) Advertising
13 2 (0.31%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.31%) International Banking
13 2 (0.31%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.31%) Wholesale Banking
14 1 (0.15%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (5.80%) Web Services
2 27 (4.12%) .NET
3 24 (3.66%) Middleware
4 19 (2.90%) XML
5 15 (2.29%) LAPP Stack
6 10 (1.53%) Gherkin
7 8 (1.22%) REST
8 7 (1.07%) HTML
8 7 (1.07%) IBM Integration Bus
8 7 (1.07%) J2EE
9 6 (0.92%) WebSphere MQ
10 5 (0.76%) ASP.NET
10 5 (0.76%) JSF
10 5 (0.76%) RESTful
10 5 (0.76%) SOAP
11 4 (0.61%) Apache Avro
11 4 (0.61%) CSS
11 4 (0.61%) JSON
11 4 (0.61%) Murex MxML
12 3 (0.46%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 42 (6.41%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (4.58%) Data Centre
3 17 (2.60%) Derivative
3 17 (2.60%) Mainframe
3 17 (2.60%) Management Information System
4 16 (2.44%) Credit Risk
5 13 (1.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 11 (1.68%) Fixed Income
7 10 (1.53%) Credit Derivative
7 10 (1.53%) Visualisation
8 9 (1.37%) User Experience
9 8 (1.22%) Computer Science
10 7 (1.07%) Equities
10 7 (1.07%) Statistics
11 6 (0.92%) Blackberry
11 6 (0.92%) EMV
11 6 (0.92%) IBM Mainframe
11 6 (0.92%) NHS
11 6 (0.92%) Streaming Video
11 6 (0.92%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 154 (23.51%) Windows
2 84 (12.82%) Linux
3 77 (11.76%) Unix
4 35 (5.34%) Windows 7
5 32 (4.89%) Windows Server
6 15 (2.29%) Windows XP
7 14 (2.14%) Windows Server 2003
8 13 (1.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 13 (1.98%) Windows Server 2008
9 12 (1.83%) Windows 8
9 12 (1.83%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (1.53%) Windows 10
11 9 (1.37%) AIX
11 9 (1.37%) Solaris
12 5 (0.76%) Mac OS X
13 4 (0.61%) Android
13 4 (0.61%) MVS
14 3 (0.46%) VMS
14 3 (0.46%) Windows Vista
15 2 (0.31%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (23.97%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (11.60%) Business Analysis
2 76 (11.60%) ITIL
3 74 (11.30%) Migration
4 54 (8.24%) Project Management
5 52 (7.94%) Scrum
6 49 (7.48%) Data Analysis
7 38 (5.80%) Use Case
8 37 (5.65%) Stakeholder Management
8 37 (5.65%) User Stories
9 36 (5.50%) Open Source
10 34 (5.19%) Waterfall
11 33 (5.04%) Business Intelligence
12 32 (4.89%) SDLC
13 30 (4.58%) Data Modelling
13 30 (4.58%) User Acceptance Testing
14 28 (4.27%) Change Management
14 28 (4.27%) Test Scripting
15 27 (4.12%) Data Migration
15 27 (4.12%) UML
Programming Languages
1 124 (18.93%) SQL
2 57 (8.70%) Java
3 37 (5.65%) Python
4 27 (4.12%) Bash Shell
5 23 (3.51%) C#
5 23 (3.51%) Perl
6 14 (2.14%) PowerShell
7 13 (1.98%) JavaScript
7 13 (1.98%) Shell Script
8 12 (1.83%) AWK
9 11 (1.68%) Ruby
10 10 (1.53%) C++
11 9 (1.37%) T-SQL
11 9 (1.37%) VBA
12 7 (1.07%) COBOL
12 7 (1.07%) PHP
12 7 (1.07%) PL/SQL
13 6 (0.92%) R
14 4 (0.61%) Scala
14 4 (0.61%) VB
Qualifications
1 40 (6.11%) Security Cleared
2 25 (3.82%) SC Cleared
3 20 (3.05%) Degree
4 15 (2.29%) ISEB
5 12 (1.83%) BPSS Clearance
5 12 (1.83%) ITIL Certification
6 11 (1.68%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (1.37%) ISTQB
8 6 (0.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 6 (0.92%) MCSA
8 6 (0.92%) MCSE
9 5 (0.76%) BC Cleared
10 4 (0.61%) CISSP
10 4 (0.61%) DV Cleared
11 3 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 2 (0.31%) CCNP
12 2 (0.31%) CISA
12 2 (0.31%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (0.31%) HND
12 2 (0.31%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.05%) QA
2 13 (1.98%) Data Quality
3 10 (1.53%) Disclosure Scotland
4 7 (1.07%) Solvency II
5 6 (0.92%) SLA
6 4 (0.61%) HL7
6 4 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.61%) MiFID
6 4 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.46%) Basel III
8 2 (0.31%) COBIT
8 2 (0.31%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.15%) EMIR
9 1 (0.15%) FINREP
9 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.15%) ISO20022
9 1 (0.15%) SEPA
System Software
1 74 (11.30%) Active Directory
2 20 (3.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (1.37%) XenApp
4 8 (1.22%) Hyper-V
5 7 (1.07%) VMware ESX
6 6 (0.92%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (0.76%) ISA Server
7 5 (0.76%) XenDesktop
8 4 (0.61%) vSphere
9 2 (0.31%) OpenSSH
9 2 (0.31%) XenServer
10 1 (0.15%) BitLocker
10 1 (0.15%) MetaFrame
10 1 (0.15%) NDS
10 1 (0.15%) NetIQ eDirectory
10 1 (0.15%) Samba
10 1 (0.15%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 18 (2.75%) Puppet
2 17 (2.60%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (2.29%) SCCM
4 8 (1.22%) DameWare
4 8 (1.22%) HP Quality Center
5 5 (0.76%) Oracle Identity Management
6 4 (0.61%) EMC NetWorker
6 4 (0.61%) Foglight
6 4 (0.61%) nmon
7 3 (0.46%) Cisco CUCM
7 3 (0.46%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 2 (0.31%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.31%) BMC PATROL
8 2 (0.31%) Cisco UCCE
8 2 (0.31%) SCOM
8 2 (0.31%) Windows Intune
9 1 (0.15%) Control-M
9 1 (0.15%) Nagios
9 1 (0.15%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.15%) WSUS
Vendors
1 84 (12.82%) Microsoft
2 78 (11.91%) Oracle
3 32 (4.89%) VMware
4 21 (3.21%) Cisco
4 21 (3.21%) HP
4 21 (3.21%) IBM
5 19 (2.90%) Citrix
6 13 (1.98%) Red Hat
7 12 (1.83%) SaltStack
8 11 (1.68%) Adobe
8 11 (1.68%) Tableau
9 10 (1.53%) Informatica
9 10 (1.53%) Salesforce.com
10 9 (1.37%) Lotus
11 8 (1.22%) Alteryx
11 8 (1.22%) PeopleSoft
12 7 (1.07%) Cognos
12 7 (1.07%) Murex
12 7 (1.07%) SAP
13 6 (0.92%) CheckPoint
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