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 28 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Analyst
Rank 299 252 226
Rank change year-on-year
-47 -26
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 299 352 446
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.61% 0.76% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 0.82% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 205 269
Average daily rate
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£400 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £254 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £345 £338
% change year-on-year
-5.79% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 15 38
Average hourly rate £18.00 £16.50 £19.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.80 £13.12
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.80 £30.55 £38.57
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.07 £13.85 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+23.24% -20.85%
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45662 43138 49058
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.47% 92.59% 92.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 28238 25865 28004
Average daily rate £400 £400 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1849 1986 2544
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.15 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £41.50 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
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 28 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 28 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 28 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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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 -26 168 £425 -5.55% 38
South East -13 59 £313 -3.84% 14
North West -12 15 £356 +1.78% 5
Yorkshire -6 12 £385 +71.11% 5
East of England -36 12 £275 -21.42% 5
West Midlands -2 9 £236 - 5
East Midlands -2 8 £309 +12.27% 9
South West -37 8 £325 -12.16% 5
North East - 8 £415 - 3
Midlands - - - -
Technical Analyst
UK

Technical Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 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.

1 175 (27.47%) Finance
2 161 (25.27%) SQL
3 141 (22.14%) Windows
4 107 (16.80%) Microsoft
5 101 (15.86%) Oracle
6 94 (14.76%) Banking
7 88 (13.81%) ITIL
8 75 (11.77%) Active Directory
9 74 (11.62%) Java
10 73 (11.46%) Business Analysis
11 65 (10.20%) MS Office
12 59 (9.26%) .NET
12 59 (9.26%) MS Excel
13 56 (8.79%) UNIX
14 55 (8.63%) Linux
15 54 (8.48%) SQL Server
15 54 (8.48%) MS Exchange
15 54 (8.48%) Migration
15 54 (8.48%) Windows 7
16 52 (8.16%) CRM
17 51 (8.01%) XML
18 46 (7.22%) User Acceptance Testing
19 44 (6.91%) Scrum
20 43 (6.75%) UML
21 42 (6.59%) Data Analysis
21 42 (6.59%) Investment Banking
22 40 (6.28%) Data Modelling
23 38 (5.97%) Citrix
23 38 (5.97%) Systems Analysis
23 38 (5.97%) Degree

Technical Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 54 (8.48%) MS Exchange
2 37 (5.81%) SharePoint
3 29 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
4 19 (2.98%) Exchange Server 2003
4 19 (2.98%) BizTalk Server
5 18 (2.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 16 (2.51%) IIS
6 16 (2.51%) WebSphere
7 15 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2007
8 11 (1.73%) Oracle Workflow
9 8 (1.26%) SAS
10 5 (0.78%) IBM Notes
10 5 (0.78%) Apache
10 5 (0.78%) Lync
11 4 (0.63%) WebLogic
11 4 (0.63%) Documentum
11 4 (0.63%) CMS
11 4 (0.63%) Confluence
12 3 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (0.47%) Drupal
Applications
1 65 (10.20%) MS Office
2 59 (9.26%) MS Excel
3 8 (1.26%) 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 (2.20%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (1.41%) Oracle Applications
2 9 (1.41%) Oracle EBS R12
3 8 (1.26%) SAP HR
4 7 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (1.10%) Oracle Payables
5 6 (0.94%) Oracle General Ledger
5 6 (0.94%) Oracle Financials
5 6 (0.94%) Endur
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 ERP
8 3 (0.47%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 2 (0.31%) Oracle iProcurement
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 32 (5.02%) Firewall
2 16 (2.51%) SAN
2 16 (2.51%) Internet
3 14 (2.20%) LAN
3 14 (2.20%) WAN
4 13 (2.04%) VPN
5 12 (1.88%) Wireless
6 11 (1.73%) TCP/IP
7 10 (1.57%) FTP
8 9 (1.41%) Cisco ASA
8 9 (1.41%) NAS
9 8 (1.26%) DNS
10 7 (1.10%) DHCP
11 5 (0.78%) VoIP
11 5 (0.78%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (0.78%) SSH
11 5 (0.78%) Intranet
12 4 (0.63%) SSL
12 4 (0.63%) MPLS
12 4 (0.63%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (8.48%) SQL Server
2 21 (3.30%) Oracle Database
3 16 (2.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (2.51%) Data Warehouse
4 15 (2.35%) Oracle Database 11g
5 13 (2.04%) DB2
5 13 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (1.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (1.41%) Oracle Database 10g
7 9 (1.41%) Oracle Reports
8 8 (1.26%) QlikView
8 8 (1.26%) Relational Database
9 7 (1.10%) MySQL
9 7 (1.10%) Oracle BI EE
9 7 (1.10%) SQL Server 2005
9 7 (1.10%) PowerCenter
9 7 (1.10%) Data Mining
10 6 (0.94%) DTS
11 5 (0.78%) SQL Server 2000
11 5 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (2.51%) Visual Studio
2 13 (2.04%) Selenium
3 11 (1.73%) WebDriver
4 8 (1.26%) JIRA
4 8 (1.26%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (0.63%) Rational Rose
5 4 (0.63%) JDeveloper
6 3 (0.47%) Git (software)
6 3 (0.47%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (0.47%) SoapUI
7 2 (0.31%) MSTest
7 2 (0.31%) JMeter
8 1 (0.16%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.16%) LSMW
8 1 (0.16%) PVCS
8 1 (0.16%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (0.16%) ClearQuest
8 1 (0.16%) AdminStudio
8 1 (0.16%) Introscope
8 1 (0.16%) WATIR
General
1 175 (27.47%) Finance
2 94 (14.76%) Banking
3 42 (6.59%) Investment Banking
4 24 (3.77%) Retail
5 17 (2.67%) Legal
6 16 (2.51%) Law
7 12 (1.88%) Front Office
8 11 (1.73%) Back Office
9 8 (1.26%) Financial Institution
9 8 (1.26%) Retail Banking
10 7 (1.10%) Telecoms
10 7 (1.10%) Publishing
11 5 (0.78%) Advertising
11 5 (0.78%) Private Banking
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%) Billing
13 2 (0.31%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (9.26%) .NET
2 51 (8.01%) XML
3 24 (3.77%) HTML
4 22 (3.45%) Web Services
5 17 (2.67%) Middleware
6 16 (2.51%) J2EE
7 15 (2.35%) ASP.NET
8 13 (2.04%) JSP
9 11 (1.73%) EJB
10 8 (1.26%) 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
13 4 (0.63%) HTML5
13 4 (0.63%) WebSphere MQ
14 3 (0.47%) Regular Expression
14 3 (0.47%) WebCenter
14 3 (0.47%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 23 (3.61%) Management Information System
2 17 (2.67%) Blackberry
3 15 (2.35%) Derivative
3 15 (2.35%) Fixed Income
4 11 (1.73%) Data Integration
5 9 (1.41%) iPad
6 8 (1.26%) iPhone
6 8 (1.26%) Credit Risk
7 7 (1.10%) Reference Data
7 7 (1.10%) Video on Demand
8 6 (0.94%) SWIFT
8 6 (0.94%) Digital Media
8 6 (0.94%) Clustering
8 6 (0.94%) PMI
8 6 (0.94%) Mainframe
8 6 (0.94%) Replication
8 6 (0.94%) IPTV
9 5 (0.78%) Data Protection Act
9 5 (0.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 5 (0.78%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 141 (22.14%) Windows
2 56 (8.79%) UNIX
3 55 (8.63%) Linux
4 54 (8.48%) Windows 7
5 37 (5.81%) Windows Server 2003
6 34 (5.34%) Windows Server 2008
7 28 (4.40%) Windows XP
8 12 (1.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (1.57%) Windows 2000
9 10 (1.57%) Windows 8
9 10 (1.57%) Android
10 7 (1.10%) Apple iOS
10 7 (1.10%) Mac OS X
10 7 (1.10%) Solaris
11 4 (0.63%) Windows 2000 Server
11 4 (0.63%) Windows Phone
12 3 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (0.47%) CentOS
12 3 (0.47%) Mac OS
12 3 (0.47%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (13.81%) ITIL
2 73 (11.46%) Business Analysis
3 54 (8.48%) Migration
4 52 (8.16%) CRM
5 46 (7.22%) User Acceptance Testing
6 44 (6.91%) Scrum
7 43 (6.75%) UML
8 42 (6.59%) Data Analysis
9 40 (6.28%) Data Modelling
10 38 (5.97%) Systems Analysis
11 33 (5.18%) Business Intelligence
12 32 (5.02%) Technical Analysis
13 31 (4.87%) Project Management
14 26 (4.08%) Workflow
14 26 (4.08%) Agile Software Development
15 24 (3.77%) Stakeholder Management
15 24 (3.77%) PRINCE2
16 23 (3.61%) Change Management
16 23 (3.61%) Use Case
17 20 (3.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 161 (25.27%) SQL
2 74 (11.62%) Java
3 26 (4.08%) C#
4 25 (3.92%) PL/SQL
5 22 (3.45%) VB
6 20 (3.14%) VBA
7 17 (2.67%) Perl
7 17 (2.67%) PowerShell
8 13 (2.04%) Shell Script
9 11 (1.73%) C++
10 10 (1.57%) VB.NET
11 9 (1.41%) JavaScript
12 8 (1.26%) PHP
12 8 (1.26%) VBScript
12 8 (1.26%) Bash Shell
13 6 (0.94%) ActionScript 2.0
13 6 (0.94%) ActionScript
14 5 (0.78%) Python
14 5 (0.78%) VB6
15 4 (0.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 38 (5.97%) Degree
2 23 (3.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (3.45%) Security Cleared
4 19 (2.98%) ISEB
5 16 (2.51%) MCSE
5 16 (2.51%) ITIL Certification
6 14 (2.20%) ISTQB
7 13 (2.04%) MCP
8 12 (1.88%) SC Cleared
9 10 (1.57%) DV Cleared
10 7 (1.10%) MCITP
11 6 (0.94%) MCSA
11 6 (0.94%) PMI Certification
12 4 (0.63%) CCNA
12 4 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
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%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (3.77%) QA
2 15 (2.35%) SLA
3 11 (1.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (1.57%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.31%) Basel III
6 2 (0.31%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.31%) FATCA
7 1 (0.16%) EMIR
7 1 (0.16%) COBIT
7 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 75 (11.77%) Active Directory
2 18 (2.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (1.88%) Hyper-V
3 12 (1.88%) XenApp
4 8 (1.26%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (0.78%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 5 (0.78%) Terminal Services
5 5 (0.78%) XenDesktop
5 5 (0.78%) VMware ESX
6 3 (0.47%) vSphere
6 3 (0.47%) Forefront TMG
6 3 (0.47%) Terminal Server
7 2 (0.31%) RACF
8 1 (0.16%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.16%) Nmap
8 1 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 19 (2.98%) 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%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.31%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 2 (0.31%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.16%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.16%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.16%) Capistrano
6 1 (0.16%) Puppet
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 (16.80%) Microsoft
2 101 (15.86%) Oracle
3 38 (5.97%) Citrix
4 37 (5.81%) Cisco
5 31 (4.87%) HP
6 30 (4.71%) VMware
7 14 (2.20%) SAP
8 11 (1.73%) Siebel
9 10 (1.57%) Business Objects
10 9 (1.41%) ATG
11 8 (1.26%) Cognos
11 8 (1.26%) IBM
11 8 (1.26%) Red Hat
11 8 (1.26%) Apple
11 8 (1.26%) Avaloq
12 7 (1.10%) ServiceNow
12 7 (1.10%) Neolane
12 7 (1.10%) Remedy
13 6 (0.94%) McAfee
13 6 (0.94%) Salesforce.com
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