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 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Analyst
UK / England
Rank 340 335 282
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -53
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 243 298 362
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.58% 0.62% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.66% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 194 204
Median daily rate £420 £385 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £528 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 11
Median hourly rate £33.00 £19.75 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+67.08% -25.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.20 £11.50 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.60 £29.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.25 £17.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+60.29% -37.03%

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
39639 45394 45253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.69% 95.07% 94.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 26042 29634 28355
Median daily rate £425 £422 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.71% +5.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1412 1517 1797
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £49.50 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +6.92%

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 February 2017.

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 February 2017.

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 February 2017. 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 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 +15 118 £475 +21.01% 28
South East +15 34 £413 +32.00% 13
North West +1 20 £350 -16.16% 6
East of England +4 19 £268 -33.12% 8
East Midlands 0 16 £238 -16.66% 2
South West -4 14 £315 -21.25% 3
Yorkshire +4 11 £400 - 7
West Midlands +9 8 £388 +10.32% 3
North East -20 1 - - 2
Technical Analyst
UK

Technical Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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.

1 125 (24.85%) Agile Software Development
2 120 (23.86%) SQL
3 113 (22.47%) Finance
4 90 (17.89%) Banking
5 70 (13.92%) Business Analysis
6 68 (13.52%) Microsoft
7 66 (13.12%) Windows
8 65 (12.92%) Analytical Skills
9 56 (11.13%) ITIL
10 48 (9.54%) User Stories
11 45 (8.95%) Stakeholder Management
12 42 (8.35%) Scrum
12 42 (8.35%) Java
13 41 (8.15%) .NET
13 41 (8.15%) Use Case
14 40 (7.95%) Data Modelling
15 39 (7.75%) MS Excel
16 38 (7.55%) SQL Server
17 37 (7.36%) Active Directory
17 37 (7.36%) Data Analysis
18 36 (7.16%) Migration
19 35 (6.96%) VMware
20 34 (6.76%) Project Management
21 33 (6.56%) Oracle
21 33 (6.56%) Linux
21 33 (6.56%) Retail
22 31 (6.16%) Service Management
22 31 (6.16%) SDLC
23 30 (5.96%) Security Cleared
23 30 (5.96%) 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 17 (3.38%) CMS
2 12 (2.39%) WordPress
3 11 (2.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 10 (1.99%) Confluence
5 9 (1.79%) Skype for Business
6 7 (1.39%) Apache
7 6 (1.19%) Apache Spark
7 6 (1.19%) Drupal
7 6 (1.19%) Joomla!
7 6 (1.19%) SharePoint
8 5 (0.99%) WebSphere
8 5 (0.99%) WebSphere Application Server
9 4 (0.80%) MS Exchange
9 4 (0.80%) SAS
10 3 (0.60%) Apache Pig
10 3 (0.60%) Commerce Server
10 3 (0.60%) IBM HTTP Server
10 3 (0.60%) IBM Notes
10 3 (0.60%) IIS
11 2 (0.40%) FileNet
Applications
1 39 (7.75%) MS Excel
2 29 (5.77%) MS Office
3 9 (1.79%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (1.59%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.99%) MS Project
5 5 (0.99%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.20%) Mingle
6 1 (0.20%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 6 (1.19%) MFGPRO
2 4 (0.80%) Temenos T24
3 3 (0.60%) Endur
3 3 (0.60%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.40%) Fredhopper
4 2 (0.40%) Infor CloudSuite
4 2 (0.40%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
4 2 (0.40%) Infor CRM
4 2 (0.40%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.20%) Northgate Housing
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle ASCP
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.20%) RMDS
5 1 (0.20%) SAP IS-U
5 1 (0.20%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (3.38%) Office 365
2 8 (1.59%) IaaS
3 7 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.39%) PaaS
4 3 (0.60%) GitHub
5 1 (0.20%) AdWords
5 1 (0.20%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.20%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.20%) Google Tag Manager
5 1 (0.20%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.18%) TCP/IP
2 15 (2.98%) Wireless
3 14 (2.78%) Firewall
4 13 (2.58%) LAN
4 13 (2.58%) VPN
5 9 (1.79%) Network Security
5 9 (1.79%) WAN
6 7 (1.39%) DNS
7 6 (1.19%) Intranet
8 5 (0.99%) MPLS
8 5 (0.99%) SAN
8 5 (0.99%) Unified Communications
8 5 (0.99%) VoIP
9 4 (0.80%) DHCP
10 3 (0.60%) Internet
10 3 (0.60%) LDAP
10 3 (0.60%) VLAN
11 2 (0.40%) IMAP
11 2 (0.40%) IP Telephony
11 2 (0.40%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (7.55%) SQL Server
2 27 (5.37%) Data Warehouse
3 20 (3.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (3.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (2.98%) Big Data
6 12 (2.39%) DB2
6 12 (2.39%) Relational Database
7 9 (1.79%) Data Mining
8 8 (1.59%) MS Access
8 8 (1.59%) Oracle Database
8 8 (1.59%) RDBMS
9 7 (1.39%) MongoDB
9 7 (1.39%) NoSQL
9 7 (1.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (1.19%) Hadoop
11 5 (0.99%) Crystal Reports
11 5 (0.99%) Data Lake
12 4 (0.80%) Apache Hive
12 4 (0.80%) DataStage
12 4 (0.80%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (4.17%) Cucumber
1 21 (4.17%) JIRA
2 18 (3.58%) Selenium
3 10 (1.99%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (0.99%) Jenkins
4 5 (0.99%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 5 (0.99%) Visual Studio
5 3 (0.60%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (0.40%) AccuRev
6 2 (0.40%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (0.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.20%) FitNesse
7 1 (0.20%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.20%) HP UFT
7 1 (0.20%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.20%) Rational Rose
7 1 (0.20%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.20%) Toad
7 1 (0.20%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (0.20%) WebDriver
General
1 113 (22.47%) Finance
2 90 (17.89%) Banking
3 33 (6.56%) Retail
4 20 (3.98%) Investment Banking
5 15 (2.98%) Front Office
5 15 (2.98%) Telecoms
6 13 (2.58%) Marketing
7 8 (1.59%) Legal
8 6 (1.19%) Advertising
8 6 (1.19%) Billing
8 6 (1.19%) General Ledger
8 6 (1.19%) International Banking
9 4 (0.80%) Back Office
9 4 (0.80%) Games
9 4 (0.80%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.60%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.40%) Dutch Language
11 2 (0.40%) French Language
11 2 (0.40%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (8.15%) .NET
2 28 (5.57%) XML
3 21 (4.17%) HTML
4 18 (3.58%) Web Services
5 13 (2.58%) FIX Protocol
6 10 (1.99%) CSS
7 8 (1.59%) FpML
7 8 (1.59%) OAuth
8 6 (1.19%) .NET Framework
8 6 (1.19%) WCF
9 5 (0.99%) XSD
10 4 (0.80%) Ajax
10 4 (0.80%) Gherkin
10 4 (0.80%) JSON
10 4 (0.80%) Middleware
10 4 (0.80%) REST
10 4 (0.80%) WPF
11 3 (0.60%) HTML5
11 3 (0.60%) Java SE
11 3 (0.60%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 65 (12.92%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (5.37%) Data Centre
3 25 (4.97%) Management Information System
4 19 (3.78%) Derivative
5 18 (3.58%) User Experience
6 14 (2.78%) Fixed Income
7 13 (2.58%) NHS
8 11 (2.19%) Blackberry
9 9 (1.79%) Data Structures
9 9 (1.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 7 (1.39%) Driving Licence
10 7 (1.39%) Fat Client
10 7 (1.39%) OTC Derivatives
10 7 (1.39%) Thin Client
11 6 (1.19%) Equities
11 6 (1.19%) Fintech
11 6 (1.19%) Video on Demand
12 5 (0.99%) Video Conferencing
13 4 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
13 4 (0.80%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 66 (13.12%) Windows
2 33 (6.56%) Linux
3 29 (5.77%) Unix
4 26 (5.17%) Windows 7
5 17 (3.38%) Windows 10
6 16 (3.18%) Windows Server
7 13 (2.58%) AIX
8 11 (2.19%) Mac OS X
9 8 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (0.80%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (0.60%) Android
12 3 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.60%) Solaris
12 3 (0.60%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.20%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.20%) CentOS
13 1 (0.20%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (24.85%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (13.92%) Business Analysis
3 56 (11.13%) ITIL
4 48 (9.54%) User Stories
5 45 (8.95%) Stakeholder Management
6 42 (8.35%) Scrum
7 41 (8.15%) Use Case
8 40 (7.95%) Data Modelling
9 37 (7.36%) Data Analysis
10 36 (7.16%) Migration
11 34 (6.76%) Project Management
12 31 (6.16%) SDLC
12 31 (6.16%) Service Management
13 30 (5.96%) UML
14 29 (5.77%) Change Management
15 28 (5.57%) Technical Analysis
16 27 (5.37%) User Acceptance Testing
17 24 (4.77%) E-Commerce
17 24 (4.77%) Waterfall
18 22 (4.37%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 120 (23.86%) SQL
2 42 (8.35%) Java
3 23 (4.57%) C#
4 17 (3.38%) JavaScript
5 14 (2.78%) VBA
6 11 (2.19%) PL/SQL
7 9 (1.79%) Perl
7 9 (1.79%) Shell Script
7 9 (1.79%) T-SQL
8 8 (1.59%) Python
9 7 (1.39%) Scala
9 7 (1.39%) VB
10 4 (0.80%) PowerShell
10 4 (0.80%) R
10 4 (0.80%) RPG
10 4 (0.80%) Tcl
11 3 (0.60%) Bash Shell
11 3 (0.60%) C
11 3 (0.60%) MATLAB
12 2 (0.40%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 30 (5.96%) Security Cleared
2 27 (5.37%) Degree
3 24 (4.77%) SC Cleared
4 16 (3.18%) ITIL Certification
5 8 (1.59%) ISEB
6 7 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (0.99%) CCNA
7 5 (0.99%) PMI Certification
8 4 (0.80%) A+ Certification
8 4 (0.80%) BPSS Clearance
9 3 (0.60%) CCNP
9 3 (0.60%) CISM
9 3 (0.60%) CISSP
9 3 (0.60%) PhD
9 3 (0.60%) PMP
10 2 (0.40%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.40%) IIBA
10 2 (0.40%) MCSE
10 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (5.96%) QA
2 24 (4.77%) SLA
3 16 (3.18%) MiFID
4 5 (0.99%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.80%) IFRS
5 4 (0.80%) IFRS 9
6 3 (0.60%) Disclosure Scotland
7 2 (0.40%) GDPR
7 2 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.40%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.20%) EMIR
8 1 (0.20%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.20%) SDET
System Software
1 37 (7.36%) Active Directory
2 25 (4.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (2.78%) Virtual Desktop
4 11 (2.19%) vSphere
5 9 (1.79%) Microsoft App-V
6 7 (1.39%) VMware ESX
7 6 (1.19%) XenApp
7 6 (1.19%) XenDesktop
8 4 (0.80%) BitLocker
8 4 (0.80%) Hyper-V
8 4 (0.80%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 4 (0.80%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (0.40%) Dovecot
9 2 (0.40%) Shibboleth
9 2 (0.40%) Time Sharing Option
9 2 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.20%) Docker
10 1 (0.20%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.20%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 15 (2.98%) SCCM
2 4 (0.80%) Nagios
2 4 (0.80%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 3 (0.60%) Hadoop YARN
4 2 (0.40%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (0.40%) logstash
4 2 (0.40%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (0.40%) Puppet
5 1 (0.20%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.20%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (0.20%) Control-M
5 1 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.20%) ITRS Geneos
5 1 (0.20%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.20%) Netcool
5 1 (0.20%) Oozie
5 1 (0.20%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (0.20%) SCOM
5 1 (0.20%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.20%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 68 (13.52%) Microsoft
2 35 (6.96%) VMware
3 33 (6.56%) Oracle
4 29 (5.77%) Cisco
5 12 (2.39%) LANDesk
6 10 (1.99%) Citrix
7 9 (1.79%) CheckPoint
8 7 (1.39%) Symantec
9 6 (1.19%) AppSense
9 6 (1.19%) Dell
9 6 (1.19%) IBM
9 6 (1.19%) QAD
9 6 (1.19%) Rackspace
9 6 (1.19%) SAP
9 6 (1.19%) Tableau
10 5 (0.99%) Apple
10 5 (0.99%) HP
10 5 (0.99%) Juniper
10 5 (0.99%) ServiceNow
10 5 (0.99%) Wyse
South Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Reed Technology
Rate: £405 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
JM
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The One Group
Rate: £120 - 150 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Talent International
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
England
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £375.00 - £425.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Frazer John Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £310 - £410 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Rate: £11 - £14 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Digital Gurus
Rate: £350 - £465 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Networkers
Rate: £250 - £265 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £750 - £850 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £120 - £150 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Logic Engagements Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
North London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
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Wiltshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
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