The first table below looks at the demand for the Technical Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 18 April 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 Hertfordshire 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Analyst
Rank 63 56 67
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +11
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 6 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.77% 0.79% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 0.83% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 1
Average daily rate £291 £288 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.30% -17.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £13.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £16.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+40.62% -20.00%
Job Titles Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
716 606 919
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 92.27% 95.89% 95.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 360 308 436
Average daily rate £375 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £233 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £563 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 29 81
Average hourly rate £21.00 £14.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -34.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £39.30 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Technical Analyst
East of England

Technical Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Technical Analyst in the job title across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Technical Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Technical Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Technical Analyst across the Hertfordshire region.

Technical Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Technical Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Analyst across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Technical Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

Technical Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Technical Analyst across the Hertfordshire region.

Technical Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Technical Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
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Vacancies
St Albans - 2 £160 -
Watford - 2 £338 - 1
Hemel Hempstead - - - -
Stevenage - - - -
Technical Analyst
East of England

Technical Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 3 (37.50%) SCCM
4 2 (25.00%) MS Office
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco
4 2 (25.00%) MCSE
4 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (25.00%) Citrix
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (12.50%) Avaya
5 1 (12.50%) Juniper
5 1 (12.50%) SAN
5 1 (12.50%) NetApp
5 1 (12.50%) Mac OS X
5 1 (12.50%) EPoS
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (12.50%) Remedy
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (12.50%) CCNP
5 1 (12.50%) CCNA
5 1 (12.50%) HP
5 1 (12.50%) Dell
5 1 (12.50%) EMC
5 1 (12.50%) SAS
5 1 (12.50%) LAN
5 1 (12.50%) WAN

Technical Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) SAS
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (12.50%) Lync
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) SAN
1 1 (12.50%) LAN
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
1 1 (12.50%) DHCP
1 1 (12.50%) VPN
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (12.50%) NetScaler
1 1 (12.50%) iSCSI
1 1 (12.50%) NAS
General
1 1 (12.50%) Financial Institution
1 1 (12.50%) Back Office
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) EPoS
1 1 (12.50%) iPad
1 1 (12.50%) HP StorageWorks
1 1 (12.50%) FlexPod
1 1 (12.50%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (12.50%) Mac OS X
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Phone
3 1 (12.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) ITSM
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
2 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
2 1 (12.50%) Information Security
2 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (12.50%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) MCSE
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) CCNP
2 1 (12.50%) CCNA
2 1 (12.50%) MCITP
2 1 (12.50%) NCDA
2 1 (12.50%) NCIE
2 1 (12.50%) VCAP
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (12.50%) vSphere
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (12.50%) XenApp
2 1 (12.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) SCCM
2 1 (12.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco
2 2 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) Avaya
3 1 (12.50%) Juniper
3 1 (12.50%) NetApp
3 1 (12.50%) Remedy
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) Dell
3 1 (12.50%) EMC
3 1 (12.50%) IBM
3 1 (12.50%) LANDesk
3 1 (12.50%) WatchGuard