The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Analyst
Rank 294 248 228
Rank change year-on-year
-46 -20
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 303 354 438
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.61% 0.76% 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.82% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 211 265
Average daily rate
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£400 £423 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.32% -0.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £348 £330
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +5.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 14 38
Average hourly rate £18.00 £16.75 £19.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.46% -12.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.51 £13.12
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.80 £31.06 £38.57
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.07 £14.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+21.92% -20.00%
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45686 43047 48985
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.53% 92.64% 92.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 28284 25787 27971
Average daily rate £400 £400 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £238 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1846 1994 2539
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.27 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.57 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.20% -6.89%
Technical Analyst
UK

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 24 July 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 -29 168 £425 -5.55% 42
South East +1 59 £325 - 11
East of England -26 16 £313 -10.71% 3
North West -10 14 £400 +21.21% 9
Yorkshire -5 12 £385 +54.00% 9
West Midlands -6 9 £236 - 4
South West -33 9 £350 -5.40% 6
East Midlands +3 8 £309 +12.27% 7
North East - 8 £415 - 2
Midlands - - - -
Technical Analyst
UK

Technical Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 174 (27.23%) Finance
2 163 (25.51%) SQL
3 144 (22.54%) Windows
4 107 (16.74%) Microsoft
5 102 (15.96%) Oracle
6 94 (14.71%) Banking
7 90 (14.08%) ITIL
8 76 (11.89%) Active Directory
9 74 (11.58%) Business Analysis
10 71 (11.11%) Java
11 66 (10.33%) MS Office
12 59 (9.23%) .NET
12 59 (9.23%) MS Excel
13 56 (8.76%) UNIX
14 55 (8.61%) MS Exchange
14 55 (8.61%) Migration
14 55 (8.61%) Windows 7
15 54 (8.45%) Linux
15 54 (8.45%) SQL Server
16 52 (8.14%) CRM
17 50 (7.82%) XML
18 46 (7.20%) User Acceptance Testing
19 44 (6.89%) Data Modelling
19 44 (6.89%) Scrum
20 42 (6.57%) Data Analysis
20 42 (6.57%) UML
21 41 (6.42%) Investment Banking
22 38 (5.95%) Systems Analysis
22 38 (5.95%) Degree
22 38 (5.95%) Cisco

Technical Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 55 (8.61%) MS Exchange
2 37 (5.79%) SharePoint
3 30 (4.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 20 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2003
5 19 (2.97%) BizTalk Server
6 18 (2.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 16 (2.50%) IIS
8 15 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2007
8 15 (2.35%) WebSphere
9 11 (1.72%) Oracle Workflow
10 8 (1.25%) SAS
11 5 (0.78%) Lync
11 5 (0.78%) Apache
11 5 (0.78%) IBM Notes
12 4 (0.63%) Documentum
12 4 (0.63%) WebLogic
12 4 (0.63%) CMS
12 4 (0.63%) Confluence
13 3 (0.47%) Moodle
13 3 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 66 (10.33%) MS Office
2 59 (9.23%) MS Excel
3 9 (1.41%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.94%) MS Project
5 5 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.31%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.16%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 14 (2.19%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (1.41%) Oracle EBS R12
2 9 (1.41%) Oracle Applications
3 8 (1.25%) SAP HR
4 7 (1.10%) Oracle Payables
4 7 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
5 6 (0.94%) Endur
5 6 (0.94%) Oracle Financials
5 6 (0.94%) Oracle General Ledger
5 6 (0.94%) Aligne
5 6 (0.94%) Oracle Receivables
6 5 (0.78%) ION MarketView
6 5 (0.78%) ZaiNet
7 4 (0.63%) Oracle CRM
7 4 (0.63%) Oracle Cash Management
7 4 (0.63%) Oracle Assets
8 3 (0.47%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 3 (0.47%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 3 (0.47%) Oracle ERP
9 2 (0.31%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (0.47%) SaaS
2 3 (0.47%) Office 365
3 2 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.16%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.16%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (5.16%) Firewall
2 16 (2.50%) Internet
2 16 (2.50%) SAN
3 15 (2.35%) LAN
3 15 (2.35%) WAN
4 13 (2.03%) Wireless
4 13 (2.03%) VPN
5 11 (1.72%) TCP/IP
6 10 (1.56%) FTP
6 10 (1.56%) Cisco ASA
7 9 (1.41%) NAS
8 8 (1.25%) DNS
9 7 (1.10%) DHCP
10 5 (0.78%) SSH
10 5 (0.78%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (0.78%) VoIP
10 5 (0.78%) Intranet
11 4 (0.63%) MPLS
11 4 (0.63%) Ethernet
11 4 (0.63%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (8.45%) SQL Server
2 22 (3.44%) Oracle Database
3 17 (2.66%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
5 15 (2.35%) Oracle Database 11g
6 13 (2.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 12 (1.88%) DB2
7 12 (1.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (1.41%) Oracle Database 10g
8 9 (1.41%) Oracle Reports
9 8 (1.25%) QlikView
9 8 (1.25%) Relational Database
10 7 (1.10%) Oracle BI EE
10 7 (1.10%) SQL Server 2005
10 7 (1.10%) MySQL
10 7 (1.10%) Data Mining
10 7 (1.10%) PowerCenter
11 6 (0.94%) DTS
12 5 (0.78%) SQL Server 2000
13 4 (0.63%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 17 (2.66%) Visual Studio
2 14 (2.19%) Selenium
3 12 (1.88%) WebDriver
4 8 (1.25%) Oracle Forms
4 8 (1.25%) JIRA
5 4 (0.63%) JDeveloper
5 4 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (0.47%) SoapUI
6 3 (0.47%) Git (software)
6 3 (0.47%) Rational Rose
7 2 (0.31%) JMeter
8 1 (0.16%) LoadUI
8 1 (0.16%) MSTest
8 1 (0.16%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.16%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (0.16%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.16%) WATIR
8 1 (0.16%) LSMW
8 1 (0.16%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.16%) Introscope
General
1 174 (27.23%) Finance
2 94 (14.71%) Banking
3 41 (6.42%) Investment Banking
4 24 (3.76%) Retail
5 17 (2.66%) Law
5 17 (2.66%) Legal
6 12 (1.88%) Front Office
7 11 (1.72%) Back Office
8 8 (1.25%) Financial Institution
8 8 (1.25%) Retail Banking
9 7 (1.10%) Telecoms
10 6 (0.94%) Publishing
11 5 (0.78%) Private Banking
11 5 (0.78%) Advertising
12 3 (0.47%) Italian Language
12 3 (0.47%) Spanish Language
12 3 (0.47%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.47%) Automotive
13 2 (0.31%) Marketing
13 2 (0.31%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (9.23%) .NET
2 50 (7.82%) XML
3 23 (3.60%) HTML
4 22 (3.44%) Web Services
5 17 (2.66%) Middleware
6 16 (2.50%) J2EE
7 15 (2.35%) ASP.NET
8 13 (2.03%) JSP
9 11 (1.72%) EJB
10 8 (1.25%) SOAP
11 6 (0.94%) XSLT
11 6 (0.94%) JSON
12 5 (0.78%) CSS
12 5 (0.78%) COM+
13 4 (0.63%) ASP.NET MVC
14 3 (0.47%) HTML5
14 3 (0.47%) WebCenter
14 3 (0.47%) Regular Expression
14 3 (0.47%) WCF
14 3 (0.47%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 23 (3.60%) Management Information System
2 17 (2.66%) Blackberry
3 16 (2.50%) Fixed Income
3 16 (2.50%) Derivative
4 10 (1.56%) Data Integration
5 9 (1.41%) iPad
6 8 (1.25%) Credit Risk
6 8 (1.25%) iPhone
7 7 (1.10%) Video on Demand
7 7 (1.10%) Reference Data
8 6 (0.94%) PMI
8 6 (0.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 6 (0.94%) NHS
8 6 (0.94%) Replication
8 6 (0.94%) Clustering
8 6 (0.94%) Digital Media
8 6 (0.94%) SWIFT
9 5 (0.78%) Data Protection Act
9 5 (0.78%) IPTV
9 5 (0.78%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 144 (22.54%) Windows
2 56 (8.76%) UNIX
3 55 (8.61%) Windows 7
4 54 (8.45%) Linux
5 38 (5.95%) Windows Server 2003
6 35 (5.48%) Windows Server 2008
7 29 (4.54%) Windows XP
8 12 (1.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (1.72%) Windows 2000
10 10 (1.56%) Android
10 10 (1.56%) Windows 8
11 7 (1.10%) Apple iOS
11 7 (1.10%) Solaris
11 7 (1.10%) Mac OS X
12 4 (0.63%) Windows Vista
12 4 (0.63%) Windows 2000 Server
12 4 (0.63%) Windows Phone
13 3 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
13 3 (0.47%) CentOS
13 3 (0.47%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (14.08%) ITIL
2 74 (11.58%) Business Analysis
3 55 (8.61%) Migration
4 52 (8.14%) CRM
5 46 (7.20%) User Acceptance Testing
6 44 (6.89%) Data Modelling
6 44 (6.89%) Scrum
7 42 (6.57%) Data Analysis
7 42 (6.57%) UML
8 38 (5.95%) Systems Analysis
9 33 (5.16%) Technical Analysis
9 33 (5.16%) Business Intelligence
10 31 (4.85%) Project Management
11 28 (4.38%) Agile Software Development
12 26 (4.07%) Workflow
13 25 (3.91%) Stakeholder Management
14 24 (3.76%) Use Case
14 24 (3.76%) PRINCE2
15 23 (3.60%) Change Management
16 21 (3.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 163 (25.51%) SQL
2 71 (11.11%) Java
3 26 (4.07%) C#
3 26 (4.07%) PL/SQL
4 22 (3.44%) VB
5 20 (3.13%) VBA
6 17 (2.66%) PowerShell
6 17 (2.66%) Perl
7 13 (2.03%) Shell Script
8 11 (1.72%) C++
9 10 (1.56%) VB.NET
10 9 (1.41%) JavaScript
11 8 (1.25%) PHP
11 8 (1.25%) VBScript
11 8 (1.25%) Bash Shell
12 6 (0.94%) ActionScript
12 6 (0.94%) ActionScript 2.0
13 5 (0.78%) VB6
13 5 (0.78%) Python
14 4 (0.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 38 (5.95%) Degree
2 23 (3.60%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (3.44%) Security Cleared
4 20 (3.13%) ISEB
5 16 (2.50%) MCSE
5 16 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
6 15 (2.35%) ISTQB
7 13 (2.03%) MCP
8 12 (1.88%) SC Cleared
9 10 (1.56%) DV Cleared
10 7 (1.10%) MCITP
11 6 (0.94%) PMI Certification
11 6 (0.94%) MCSA
12 4 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
12 4 (0.63%) CCNA
12 4 (0.63%) MOS
13 3 (0.47%) CISMP
14 2 (0.31%) Citrix Certification
14 2 (0.31%) Security+ Certification
15 1 (0.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (3.91%) QA
2 15 (2.35%) SLA
3 12 (1.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (1.56%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.47%) Basel III
5 3 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.31%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.16%) EMIR
7 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.16%) COBIT
System Software
1 76 (11.89%) Active Directory
2 18 (2.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (2.03%) Hyper-V
4 11 (1.72%) XenApp
5 6 (0.94%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (0.78%) VMware ESX
6 5 (0.78%) Terminal Services
7 4 (0.63%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 4 (0.63%) XenDesktop
8 3 (0.47%) vSphere
8 3 (0.47%) Forefront TMG
8 3 (0.47%) Terminal Server
9 2 (0.31%) RACF
10 1 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.16%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.16%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 18 (2.82%) SCCM
2 6 (0.94%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (0.63%) SCOM
4 3 (0.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (0.31%) CA SiteMinder
5 2 (0.31%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 2 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.31%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.16%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.16%) Capistrano
6 1 (0.16%) Puppet
6 1 (0.16%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.16%) Nessus
6 1 (0.16%) OpenView
6 1 (0.16%) CiscoWorks
6 1 (0.16%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.16%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 107 (16.74%) Microsoft
2 102 (15.96%) Oracle
3 38 (5.95%) Cisco
4 36 (5.63%) Citrix
5 32 (5.01%) HP
6 30 (4.69%) VMware
7 14 (2.19%) SAP
8 11 (1.72%) Siebel
9 10 (1.56%) Business Objects
9 10 (1.56%) ATG
10 8 (1.25%) Red Hat
10 8 (1.25%) Apple
10 8 (1.25%) Cognos
10 8 (1.25%) Avaloq
11 7 (1.10%) Neolane
11 7 (1.10%) ServiceNow
11 7 (1.10%) IBM
11 7 (1.10%) Remedy
12 6 (0.94%) McAfee
12 6 (0.94%) Juniper
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 - £480.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Lancashire
TEKsystems
Rate: £250 per day + Non-Negotiable
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Cititec
Rate: £250 - 325 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Rate: Up to £350 per day 12 Month Contract
Posted: Yesterday
London
Quant Capital
Rate: £250 - £375 per day 12 Month
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300 - £315 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £475.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £1.00 - £1.10 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £35 - £45 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
North London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £13 to £14 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
South East
Proactive Appointments
Rate: Unspecified Market Rate
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £375.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Gateshead
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £12 - £14 per hour
Posted: 12 days ago
Watford
Interquest - Sand Resources
Rate: £13 - £15 per hour
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