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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Analyst
Rank 325 311 308
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 326 335 311
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.65% 0.65% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 0.68% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 196 173
Median daily rate £425 £388 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £208 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £379 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+8.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 26
Median hourly rate £18.50 £20.00 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% +9.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £13.28 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.35 £92.80 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £20.00 £17.07
% change year-on-year
-11.25% +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
47342 48948 45494
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.82% 94.84% 94.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 31078 31567 28107
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £249 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1406 1851 1890
Median hourly rate £17.45 £16.60 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.12% +0.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.24%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 23 July 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 -5 159 £475 +18.75% 21
North West +8 48 £360 +8.27% 9
South East -20 40 £400 +5.26% 13
Yorkshire -1 27 £375 +7.14% 9
West Midlands -23 14 £388 -3.12% 6
East of England +19 11 £230 -28.12% 3
South West +7 10 £425 -22.72% 5
East Midlands -2 9 £450 +35.84% 3
North East -44 6 £325 +85.71% 1
Technical Analyst
UK

Technical Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 (24.28%) Finance
2 152 (22.93%) Agile Software Development
3 140 (21.12%) Windows
4 119 (17.95%) SQL
5 110 (16.59%) Banking
6 93 (14.03%) Business Analysis
7 87 (13.12%) Linux
8 83 (12.52%) Oracle
9 81 (12.22%) ITIL
10 76 (11.46%) Microsoft
10 76 (11.46%) Active Directory
11 75 (11.31%) Unix
12 62 (9.35%) Data Analysis
13 60 (9.05%) Migration
14 59 (8.90%) Analytical Skills
15 55 (8.30%) Scrum
16 54 (8.14%) VMware
16 54 (8.14%) Stakeholder Management
17 52 (7.84%) Java
18 50 (7.54%) Project Management
18 50 (7.54%) Windows Server
19 44 (6.64%) SDLC
20 43 (6.49%) User Stories
20 43 (6.49%) Security Cleared
21 42 (6.33%) Use Case
21 42 (6.33%) MS Excel
22 41 (6.18%) Waterfall
23 38 (5.73%) Data Modelling
24 37 (5.58%) SQL Server
24 37 (5.58%) UML

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 31 (4.68%) SharePoint
2 30 (4.52%) MS Exchange
3 21 (3.17%) Apache
4 15 (2.26%) WebSphere
5 14 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2010
6 12 (1.81%) Skype for Business
7 11 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2013
8 8 (1.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 7 (1.06%) CICS
9 7 (1.06%) CMS
9 7 (1.06%) Tomcat
10 6 (0.90%) Confluence
11 5 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
11 5 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2003
11 5 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2007
11 5 (0.75%) IIS
11 5 (0.75%) WordPress
12 4 (0.60%) SAS
12 4 (0.60%) WebSphere Application Server
13 3 (0.45%) JBoss
Applications
1 42 (6.33%) MS Excel
2 34 (5.13%) MS Office
3 21 (3.17%) MS Visio
4 16 (2.41%) MS Project
5 13 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.15%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.60%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.45%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.30%) Adobe Campaign
4 2 (0.30%) Endur
4 2 (0.30%) Hi Portfolio
4 2 (0.30%) Northgate Housing
4 2 (0.30%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.30%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.15%) Eagle PACE
5 1 (0.15%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.15%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.15%) PeopleSoft HCM
5 1 (0.15%) ReMetrica
5 1 (0.15%) SAP GTS
5 1 (0.15%) SunGard APT
5 1 (0.15%) thinkFolio
5 1 (0.15%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 20 (3.02%) IaaS
2 13 (1.96%) Office 365
3 9 (1.36%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (1.21%) PaaS
5 5 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (0.60%) SaaS
7 2 (0.30%) iPaaS
7 2 (0.30%) Veeva
8 1 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.15%) Force.com
8 1 (0.15%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.15%) IBM Blueworks
8 1 (0.15%) SuccessFactors
8 1 (0.15%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 25 (3.77%) TCP/IP
2 19 (2.87%) DNS
3 16 (2.41%) WAN
4 15 (2.26%) DHCP
5 14 (2.11%) LAN
6 12 (1.81%) Firewall
7 11 (1.66%) SAN
8 10 (1.51%) Internet
8 10 (1.51%) Intranet
9 8 (1.21%) HTTP
9 8 (1.21%) VPN
9 8 (1.21%) Wireless
10 7 (1.06%) Network Security
11 5 (0.75%) IP Telephony
11 5 (0.75%) LDAP
11 5 (0.75%) VoIP
12 4 (0.60%) SMTP
13 3 (0.45%) MPLS
13 3 (0.45%) Remote Desktop
13 3 (0.45%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (5.58%) SQL Server
2 30 (4.52%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (2.11%) DB2
3 14 (2.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (1.51%) Big Data
4 10 (1.51%) Relational Database
5 9 (1.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (1.21%) Oracle Database
7 7 (1.06%) MySQL
8 6 (0.90%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (0.90%) QlikView
8 6 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (0.75%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (0.75%) Data Mining
10 4 (0.60%) Data Mart
10 4 (0.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (0.45%) Hadoop
11 3 (0.45%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (0.45%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (0.30%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 35 (5.28%) JIRA
2 8 (1.21%) Subversion
3 6 (0.90%) Selenium
3 6 (0.90%) SoapUI
4 4 (0.60%) Cucumber
4 4 (0.60%) Git (software)
4 4 (0.60%) Toad
5 3 (0.45%) HP UFT
5 3 (0.45%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.30%) Bitbucket
6 2 (0.30%) ERwin
6 2 (0.30%) FitNesse
6 2 (0.30%) JDeveloper
6 2 (0.30%) Maven
6 2 (0.30%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (0.30%) VersionOne
7 1 (0.15%) Ant
7 1 (0.15%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.15%) JUnit
7 1 (0.15%) Visual Studio
General
1 161 (24.28%) Finance
2 110 (16.59%) Banking
3 32 (4.83%) Retail
4 28 (4.22%) Investment Banking
5 17 (2.56%) Back Office
6 16 (2.41%) Front Office
7 13 (1.96%) Legal
8 12 (1.81%) Law
8 12 (1.81%) Telecoms
9 10 (1.51%) Manufacturing
10 9 (1.36%) Marketing
11 6 (0.90%) Games
11 6 (0.90%) Retail Banking
12 4 (0.60%) Publishing
13 3 (0.45%) Automotive
13 3 (0.45%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.45%) Wholesale Banking
14 2 (0.30%) Advertising
14 2 (0.30%) Corporate Banking
14 2 (0.30%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (4.98%) XML
2 31 (4.68%) .NET
3 22 (3.32%) Web Services
4 21 (3.17%) Middleware
5 17 (2.56%) HTML
6 7 (1.06%) IBM Integration Bus
6 7 (1.06%) WCF
6 7 (1.06%) WebSphere MQ
6 7 (1.06%) WPF
7 6 (0.90%) RESTful
8 5 (0.75%) ASP.NET
8 5 (0.75%) CSS
8 5 (0.75%) FpML
8 5 (0.75%) SOAP
9 4 (0.60%) JSON
9 4 (0.60%) Murex MxML
9 4 (0.60%) XSLT
10 3 (0.45%) FIX Protocol
10 3 (0.45%) HTML5
10 3 (0.45%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 59 (8.90%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (4.52%) Data Centre
3 23 (3.47%) Credit Risk
4 20 (3.02%) Derivative
5 17 (2.56%) Management Information System
6 13 (1.96%) Equities
7 12 (1.81%) Mainframe
8 11 (1.66%) Fixed Income
8 11 (1.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 11 (1.66%) SWIFT
8 11 (1.66%) User Experience
9 10 (1.51%) Credit Derivative
9 10 (1.51%) NHS
10 6 (0.90%) Blackberry
10 6 (0.90%) Fat Client
10 6 (0.90%) Thin Client
11 5 (0.75%) Clustering
11 5 (0.75%) Life Science
11 5 (0.75%) Mobile App
11 5 (0.75%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 140 (21.12%) Windows
2 87 (13.12%) Linux
3 75 (11.31%) Unix
4 50 (7.54%) Windows Server
5 33 (4.98%) Windows 7
6 28 (4.22%) Windows Server 2008
7 26 (3.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 22 (3.32%) Windows Server 2003
9 21 (3.17%) Windows Server 2012
10 18 (2.71%) Solaris
11 11 (1.66%) Windows 8
12 9 (1.36%) AIX
12 9 (1.36%) Windows 10
13 5 (0.75%) Mac OS X
13 5 (0.75%) Windows Vista
14 4 (0.60%) Windows XP
15 3 (0.45%) Android
15 3 (0.45%) VMS
16 2 (0.30%) zOS
17 1 (0.15%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (22.93%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (14.03%) Business Analysis
3 81 (12.22%) ITIL
4 62 (9.35%) Data Analysis
5 60 (9.05%) Migration
6 55 (8.30%) Scrum
7 54 (8.14%) Stakeholder Management
8 50 (7.54%) Project Management
9 44 (6.64%) SDLC
10 43 (6.49%) User Stories
11 42 (6.33%) Use Case
12 41 (6.18%) Waterfall
13 38 (5.73%) Data Modelling
14 37 (5.58%) UML
15 35 (5.28%) User Acceptance Testing
16 31 (4.68%) Open Source
17 30 (4.52%) Data Migration
18 29 (4.37%) Change Management
19 28 (4.22%) Configuration Management
19 28 (4.22%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 119 (17.95%) SQL
2 52 (7.84%) Java
3 22 (3.32%) C#
4 21 (3.17%) Python
5 16 (2.41%) Perl
6 15 (2.26%) Bash Shell
7 14 (2.11%) PL/SQL
8 12 (1.81%) JavaScript
8 12 (1.81%) PowerShell
9 11 (1.66%) T-SQL
10 10 (1.51%) C++
11 7 (1.06%) COBOL
12 6 (0.90%) Shell Script
13 5 (0.75%) AWK
14 4 (0.60%) PHP
14 4 (0.60%) VB
14 4 (0.60%) VBScript
15 3 (0.45%) C
15 3 (0.45%) VB.NET
15 3 (0.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 43 (6.49%) Security Cleared
2 27 (4.07%) SC Cleared
3 23 (3.47%) Degree
4 22 (3.32%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
6 13 (1.96%) BPSS Clearance
7 10 (1.51%) CISSP
8 9 (1.36%) DV Cleared
8 9 (1.36%) ISEB
9 8 (1.21%) MCP
10 7 (1.06%) MCSE
11 6 (0.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 6 (0.90%) MCSA
12 5 (0.75%) CISMP
13 4 (0.60%) BC Cleared
13 4 (0.60%) DBS Check
13 4 (0.60%) EMCSA
13 4 (0.60%) ISTQB
14 3 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 2 (0.30%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (3.32%) QA
2 13 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (1.66%) MiFID
4 9 (1.36%) SLA
4 9 (1.36%) Solvency II
5 8 (1.21%) Disclosure Scotland
6 4 (0.60%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.45%) SEPA
8 2 (0.30%) ISO20022
8 2 (0.30%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.15%) Dodd-Frank
9 1 (0.15%) EMIR
9 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 76 (11.46%) Active Directory
2 35 (5.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.06%) Hyper-V
3 7 (1.06%) XenApp
4 6 (0.90%) Virtual Desktop
4 6 (0.90%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (0.75%) Virtual Servers
5 5 (0.75%) VMware ESX
5 5 (0.75%) vSphere
5 5 (0.75%) XenDesktop
6 3 (0.45%) DFS Replication
6 3 (0.45%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.30%) ISA Server
7 2 (0.30%) OpenSSH
8 1 (0.15%) MetaFrame
8 1 (0.15%) Samba
8 1 (0.15%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.15%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 23 (3.47%) SCCM
2 20 (3.02%) Puppet
3 17 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (2.26%) SCOM
5 14 (2.11%) WSUS
6 9 (1.36%) EMC NetWorker
7 7 (1.06%) HP Quality Center
8 5 (0.75%) Tivoli
9 4 (0.60%) Foglight
9 4 (0.60%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 4 (0.60%) nmon
9 4 (0.60%) Oracle Identity Management
10 3 (0.45%) Cisco CUCM
10 3 (0.45%) Control-M
10 3 (0.45%) SCDPM
10 3 (0.45%) SCOrch
10 3 (0.45%) SCSM
10 3 (0.45%) SCVMM
11 2 (0.30%) Microsoft Intune
11 2 (0.30%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 83 (12.52%) Oracle
2 76 (11.46%) Microsoft
3 54 (8.14%) VMware
4 27 (4.07%) Red Hat
5 21 (3.17%) Cisco
5 21 (3.17%) Citrix
6 20 (3.02%) IBM
7 19 (2.87%) HP
8 12 (1.81%) SaltStack
8 12 (1.81%) SAP
9 10 (1.51%) EMC
9 10 (1.51%) Intel Security
9 10 (1.51%) Murex
10 8 (1.21%) Salesforce.com
11 7 (1.06%) LANDesk
12 5 (0.75%) CheckPoint
12 5 (0.75%) Dell
12 5 (0.75%) Informatica
12 5 (0.75%) Qualys
12 5 (0.75%) Wyse
Wiltshire
Barclay Simpson Corporate Governance Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FDM Group
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Allen Lane Interim & Permanent Recruitment
Rate: From £194.77 to £194.77 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Plymouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Reed Technology
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Networkers
Rate: £450.0 - £550.0 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer People
Posted: 6 days ago
South Yorkshire
Executive Resource Group
Rate: £120 - £145 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Hydrogen
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry
Bluefire Professional Services
Rate: Up to £500 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
London
HFG
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 24 days ago