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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Analyst
Rank 315 288 266
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -22
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 303 308 330
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.58% 0.65% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.70% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 199 167
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£375 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £300 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £339 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.21% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 13 25
Average hourly rate £17.00 £13.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -25.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.60 £18.80 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £13.50 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -21.73%
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
47219 44152 43699
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 90.53% 92.85% 93.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 30291 27295 25073
Average daily rate £400 £400 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1929 1930 2332
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £38.50 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -8.57%

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 21 November 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 21 November 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 21 November 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.

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 -19 153 £440 -7.36% 43
South East +7 65 £373 -0.66% 12
North West -4 19 £325 -27.77% 11
East Midlands +4 17 £338 +6.29% 5
South West -26 14 £315 -10.00% 5
East of England -14 13 £360 -0.68% 1
West Midlands -16 8 £208 -30.83% 2
North East -28 7 £330 - 3
Yorkshire -24 6 £323 +1.73% 8
Technical Analyst
UK

Technical Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 148 (23.99%) SQL
2 133 (21.56%) Windows
3 123 (19.94%) Finance
4 113 (18.31%) Microsoft
5 97 (15.72%) Banking
6 85 (13.78%) Agile Software Development
7 84 (13.61%) Business Analysis
8 81 (13.13%) Oracle
9 76 (12.32%) MS Excel
10 70 (11.35%) Active Directory
11 69 (11.18%) ITIL
12 65 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
13 63 (10.21%) UNIX
14 59 (9.56%) Linux
15 57 (9.24%) Migration
16 51 (8.27%) MS Office
17 49 (7.94%) SQL Server
17 49 (7.94%) Windows 7
18 47 (7.62%) Java
18 47 (7.62%) Investment Banking
19 45 (7.29%) XML
20 43 (6.97%) Project Management
21 42 (6.81%) Stakeholder Management
22 41 (6.65%) Scrum
23 40 (6.48%) .NET
23 40 (6.48%) User Acceptance Testing
24 38 (6.16%) CRM
24 38 (6.16%) MS Exchange
25 37 (6.00%) Degree
26 33 (5.35%) Data Analysis

Technical Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 38 (6.16%) MS Exchange
2 22 (3.57%) SharePoint
3 18 (2.92%) Exchange Server 2010
4 16 (2.59%) WebSphere
4 16 (2.59%) IIS
5 8 (1.30%) NetWeaver
6 7 (1.13%) WebLogic
7 6 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2003
7 6 (0.97%) SAS
7 6 (0.97%) Lync
8 5 (0.81%) SharePoint 2010
8 5 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (0.81%) Tomcat
8 5 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (0.65%) Apache
9 4 (0.65%) Documentum
10 3 (0.49%) Oracle Workflow
11 2 (0.32%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (0.32%) WorkSite
11 2 (0.32%) GlassFish
Applications
1 76 (12.32%) MS Excel
2 51 (8.27%) MS Office
3 15 (2.43%) MS Visio
4 8 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.65%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.32%) Final Cut Pro
6 2 (0.32%) PowerPivot
6 2 (0.32%) DOC1
6 2 (0.32%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.16%) MS Project
7 1 (0.16%) SPSS
7 1 (0.16%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 13 (2.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.30%) SAP ERP
3 7 (1.13%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (0.97%) ION MarketView
5 5 (0.81%) Oracle EBS R12
6 4 (0.65%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 4 (0.65%) Oracle Applications
6 4 (0.65%) Oracle Financials
6 4 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 3 (0.49%) SunGard Martini
7 3 (0.49%) Summit
7 3 (0.49%) Global One
7 3 (0.49%) Google Analytics
7 3 (0.49%) Markit EDM
7 3 (0.49%) Oracle Payables
8 2 (0.32%) Temenos T24
8 2 (0.32%) Oracle General Ledger
8 2 (0.32%) SAP HR
8 2 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.32%) Loan IQ
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.46%) SaaS
2 3 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.32%) Office 365
4 1 (0.16%) IaaS
4 1 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.16%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 18 (2.92%) WAN
2 16 (2.59%) Internet
2 16 (2.59%) Firewall
3 15 (2.43%) TCP/IP
4 14 (2.27%) LAN
5 13 (2.11%) DNS
6 12 (1.94%) SAN
7 8 (1.30%) VPN
8 7 (1.13%) HTTP
8 7 (1.13%) VoIP
8 7 (1.13%) DHCP
9 6 (0.97%) 3G
9 6 (0.97%) SSH
9 6 (0.97%) Network Security
10 5 (0.81%) Intranet
10 5 (0.81%) LDAP
10 5 (0.81%) IP Telephony
11 4 (0.65%) FTP
11 4 (0.65%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (0.65%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (7.94%) SQL Server
2 25 (4.05%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (2.27%) QlikView
3 14 (2.27%) Relational Database
4 12 (1.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (1.94%) DB2
5 10 (1.62%) SAP BW
6 9 (1.46%) MS Access
6 9 (1.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (1.46%) Oracle BI EE
7 8 (1.30%) MySQL
7 8 (1.30%) RDBMS
8 7 (1.13%) Oracle Database
9 6 (0.97%) Oracle Reports
9 6 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (0.97%) Big Data
9 6 (0.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (0.97%) Data Mining
10 5 (0.81%) SQL Server 2000
10 5 (0.81%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 9 (1.46%) Visual Studio
2 8 (1.30%) Selenium
3 7 (1.13%) JIRA
4 5 (0.81%) WebDriver
4 5 (0.81%) PHPUnit
5 3 (0.49%) Toad
6 2 (0.32%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (0.32%) MSTest
6 2 (0.32%) MSI
6 2 (0.32%) SoapUI
6 2 (0.32%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.16%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.16%) AdminStudio
7 1 (0.16%) LSMW
7 1 (0.16%) ReSharper
7 1 (0.16%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.16%) Rational Rose
7 1 (0.16%) PVCS
7 1 (0.16%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (0.16%) JDeveloper
General
1 123 (19.94%) Finance
2 97 (15.72%) Banking
3 47 (7.62%) Investment Banking
4 25 (4.05%) Retail
5 17 (2.76%) Front Office
6 14 (2.27%) Back Office
6 14 (2.27%) Publishing
7 13 (2.11%) Advertising
8 7 (1.13%) Telecoms
8 7 (1.13%) Law
9 6 (0.97%) Marketing
10 5 (0.81%) Retail Banking
10 5 (0.81%) Spanish Language
11 4 (0.65%) Legal
11 4 (0.65%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.32%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.32%) Games
12 2 (0.32%) International Banking
12 2 (0.32%) Private Banking
13 1 (0.16%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (7.29%) XML
2 40 (6.48%) .NET
3 22 (3.57%) HTML
4 19 (3.08%) Web Services
5 18 (2.92%) Middleware
6 15 (2.43%) SOAP
7 10 (1.62%) RESTful
8 9 (1.46%) Spring
9 8 (1.30%) ASP.NET
9 8 (1.30%) WebSphere MQ
10 7 (1.13%) JSON
10 7 (1.13%) FIX Protocol
11 6 (0.97%) CSS
11 6 (0.97%) Spring Integration
12 5 (0.81%) WebSphere Message Broker
12 5 (0.81%) jQuery
12 5 (0.81%) COM+
12 5 (0.81%) J2EE
12 5 (0.81%) XSLT
12 5 (0.81%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 65 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (2.59%) Fixed Income
3 14 (2.27%) Management Information System
4 11 (1.78%) Client/Server
4 11 (1.78%) Blackberry
5 10 (1.62%) Credit Risk
5 10 (1.62%) User Experience
5 10 (1.62%) Video on Demand
6 9 (1.46%) Reference Data
6 9 (1.46%) Data Integration
7 8 (1.30%) Derivative
8 7 (1.13%) Digital Media
9 6 (0.97%) Fat Client
9 6 (0.97%) Thin Client
9 6 (0.97%) Clustering
10 5 (0.81%) NHS
10 5 (0.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 5 (0.81%) Kindle
11 4 (0.65%) Life Science
11 4 (0.65%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 133 (21.56%) Windows
2 63 (10.21%) UNIX
3 59 (9.56%) Linux
4 49 (7.94%) Windows 7
5 30 (4.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 24 (3.89%) Windows Server 2003
7 19 (3.08%) Windows XP
8 11 (1.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (1.62%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (1.13%) Windows 8
10 7 (1.13%) Ubuntu
11 6 (0.97%) HPUX
12 5 (0.81%) Windows Vista
13 4 (0.65%) AIX
13 4 (0.65%) CentOS
14 3 (0.49%) Apple iOS
14 3 (0.49%) Windows 2000
14 3 (0.49%) Android
15 2 (0.32%) VMS
15 2 (0.32%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (13.78%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (13.61%) Business Analysis
3 69 (11.18%) ITIL
4 57 (9.24%) Migration
5 43 (6.97%) Project Management
6 42 (6.81%) Stakeholder Management
7 41 (6.65%) Scrum
8 40 (6.48%) User Acceptance Testing
9 38 (6.16%) CRM
10 33 (5.35%) Data Analysis
11 32 (5.19%) Business Intelligence
12 28 (4.54%) Data Modelling
13 24 (3.89%) Configuration Management
13 24 (3.89%) Systems Analysis
13 24 (3.89%) User Stories
14 23 (3.73%) UML
15 19 (3.08%) ETL
16 18 (2.92%) Software Testing
17 17 (2.76%) E-Commerce
18 16 (2.59%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 148 (23.99%) SQL
2 47 (7.62%) Java
3 24 (3.89%) VBA
4 20 (3.24%) C#
5 18 (2.92%) PL/SQL
6 14 (2.27%) JavaScript
7 12 (1.94%) PowerShell
8 11 (1.78%) PHP
9 10 (1.62%) VBScript
10 8 (1.30%) VB
11 7 (1.13%) Perl
12 6 (0.97%) VB.NET
12 6 (0.97%) Shell Script
13 5 (0.81%) VB6
14 4 (0.65%) Python
14 4 (0.65%) T-SQL
15 3 (0.49%) Bash Shell
16 2 (0.32%) ActionScript 2.0
16 2 (0.32%) Korn
16 2 (0.32%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 37 (6.00%) Degree
2 24 (3.89%) Security Cleared
3 18 (2.92%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (2.43%) ISEB
4 15 (2.43%) SC Cleared
5 13 (2.11%) MCP
6 12 (1.94%) MCSE
6 12 (1.94%) ISTQB
7 8 (1.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 8 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (1.13%) CCNP
9 6 (0.97%) CCNA
10 5 (0.81%) DV Cleared
11 3 (0.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 3 (0.49%) IIBA
11 3 (0.49%) MCITP
12 2 (0.32%) MOS
12 2 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.32%) MCSA
12 2 (0.32%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (2.76%) SLA
2 15 (2.43%) QA
3 8 (1.30%) ISO 9001
4 5 (0.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (0.81%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.65%) FATCA
5 4 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.65%) HL7
6 3 (0.49%) ISO 14001
7 2 (0.32%) DICOM
7 2 (0.32%) Solvency II
7 2 (0.32%) MiFID
7 2 (0.32%) EMIR
8 1 (0.16%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.16%) Basel II
System Software
1 70 (11.35%) Active Directory
2 14 (2.27%) XenApp
3 12 (1.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (1.46%) Microsoft App-V
5 6 (0.97%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 5 (0.81%) Hyper-V
6 5 (0.81%) XenDesktop
7 3 (0.49%) vSphere
7 3 (0.49%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.32%) RACF
9 1 (0.16%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.16%) NFS
9 1 (0.16%) Nmap
9 1 (0.16%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 21 (3.40%) SCCM
2 5 (0.81%) Control-M
2 5 (0.81%) Puppet
3 3 (0.49%) Nagios
3 3 (0.49%) SCOM
4 2 (0.32%) CiscoWorks
4 2 (0.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (0.32%) CA SiteMinder
4 2 (0.32%) Windows Intune
5 1 (0.16%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.16%) logstash
5 1 (0.16%) Kibana
5 1 (0.16%) OpenView
5 1 (0.16%) Nessus
Vendors
1 113 (18.31%) Microsoft
2 81 (13.13%) Oracle
3 29 (4.70%) Citrix
4 25 (4.05%) Cisco
5 24 (3.89%) VMware
6 23 (3.73%) SAP
7 21 (3.40%) HP
8 16 (2.59%) Red Hat
9 13 (2.11%) IBM
10 10 (1.62%) Cognos
10 10 (1.62%) Informatica
11 7 (1.13%) TIBCO
11 7 (1.13%) Remedy
11 7 (1.13%) Avaloq
11 7 (1.13%) Neolane
12 6 (0.97%) ION Trading
12 6 (0.97%) Symantec
12 6 (0.97%) Salesforce.com
12 6 (0.97%) Siemens
13 5 (0.81%) JD Edwards
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