The first table below looks at the demand for the Technical Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the London 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 16 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 London 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Analyst
Rank 232 197 204
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 195 211 253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.79% 0.96% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 1.03% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 138 166
Average daily rate £425 £500 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £304 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £353 £315 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.90% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 8
Average hourly rate £17.00 £25.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.00% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.43 £18.25 £15.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.80 £32.27 £30.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+26.76% -6.57%
Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22912 20394 25944
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.57% 92.78% 92.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 15867 13832 16673
Average daily rate £425 £448 £448
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.02% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 416 421 581
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
Technical Analyst
England

Technical Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Technical Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in London

Technical Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Technical Analyst Daily Rate Trend in London

Technical Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Analyst across the London region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Technical Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in London

Technical Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Technical Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in London

Technical Analyst
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 16 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -29 47 £425 -15.00% 24
Canary Wharf +18 5 £550 -8.33%
Croydon -10 4 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 £313 -
Bromley - 2 - -
Harrow - - - - 1
Teddington - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Clapham - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Technical Analyst
England

Technical Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 93 (28.27%) Finance
2 92 (27.96%) SQL
3 79 (24.01%) Banking
4 54 (16.41%) Microsoft
5 44 (13.37%) Oracle
6 43 (13.07%) Business Analysis
7 42 (12.77%) User Acceptance Testing
8 40 (12.16%) Windows
9 36 (10.94%) Investment Banking
10 35 (10.64%) MS Excel
10 35 (10.64%) MS Office
11 34 (10.33%) ITIL
12 33 (10.03%) Data Analysis
13 32 (9.73%) Java
14 31 (9.42%) Scrum
14 31 (9.42%) Agile Software Development
15 29 (8.81%) UML
16 28 (8.51%) UNIX
17 27 (8.21%) SQL Server
18 23 (6.99%) XML
18 23 (6.99%) Degree
19 22 (6.69%) Data Modelling
20 21 (6.38%) .NET
21 19 (5.78%) Legal
21 19 (5.78%) Migration
22 18 (5.47%) Project Management
22 18 (5.47%) ETL
22 18 (5.47%) Data Warehouse
23 17 (5.17%) Active Directory
23 17 (5.17%) C#

Technical Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 14 (4.26%) MS Exchange
1 14 (4.26%) SharePoint
2 11 (3.34%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (1.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (0.91%) IIS
4 3 (0.91%) MQSeries
4 3 (0.91%) CMS
5 2 (0.61%) MTS
5 2 (0.61%) SAS
5 2 (0.61%) Lync
5 2 (0.61%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.30%) WebSphere Process Server
6 1 (0.30%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2000
6 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.30%) Drupal
6 1 (0.30%) WebSphere Portal
6 1 (0.30%) AquaLogic Service Bus
Applications
1 35 (10.64%) MS Excel
1 35 (10.64%) MS Office
2 8 (2.43%) MS Visio
3 6 (1.82%) MS Project
3 6 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (3.04%) Endur
2 6 (1.82%) Aligne
3 5 (1.52%) ZaiNet
3 5 (1.52%) Oracle General Ledger
3 5 (1.52%) Oracle Payables
3 5 (1.52%) Oracle Assets
4 4 (1.22%) Oracle Cash Management
4 4 (1.22%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (1.22%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (0.91%) Loan IQ
5 3 (0.91%) Oracle iProcurement
5 3 (0.91%) Oracle Receivables
5 3 (0.91%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 2 (0.61%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (0.61%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.61%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (0.61%) SAP HR
6 2 (0.61%) Markit EDM
6 2 (0.61%) ION MarketView
6 2 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.82%) SaaS
2 4 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.61%) Office 365
4 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.30%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.30%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.74%) SAN
1 9 (2.74%) FTP
2 8 (2.43%) LAN
3 6 (1.82%) WAN
4 5 (1.52%) NAS
5 4 (1.22%) VPN
6 3 (0.91%) Internet
6 3 (0.91%) Wireless
7 2 (0.61%) LDAP
7 2 (0.61%) HTTP
8 1 (0.30%) Network Security
8 1 (0.30%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.30%) SMTP
8 1 (0.30%) DNS
8 1 (0.30%) SSL
8 1 (0.30%) VoIP
8 1 (0.30%) MPLS
8 1 (0.30%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (8.21%) SQL Server
2 18 (5.47%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (4.26%) Oracle Database
4 11 (3.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (2.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (2.74%) MS Access
6 7 (2.13%) Relational Database
7 6 (1.82%) Oracle Database 10g
7 6 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (1.82%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (1.22%) SQLPlus
8 4 (1.22%) RDBMS
8 4 (1.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (0.91%) Data Mining
9 3 (0.91%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (0.91%) EDRMS
10 2 (0.61%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.61%) MySQL
10 2 (0.61%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (2.13%) Visual Studio
2 5 (1.52%) Selenium
3 4 (1.22%) WebDriver
3 4 (1.22%) JIRA
4 2 (0.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.30%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.30%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (0.30%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.30%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.30%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.30%) LoadUI
General
1 93 (28.27%) Finance
2 79 (24.01%) Banking
3 36 (10.94%) Investment Banking
4 19 (5.78%) Legal
5 16 (4.86%) Law
6 13 (3.95%) Front Office
7 12 (3.65%) Financial Institution
8 10 (3.04%) Back Office
8 10 (3.04%) Retail
9 6 (1.82%) Marketing
10 5 (1.52%) Local Government
10 5 (1.52%) Publishing
11 4 (1.22%) Billing
12 3 (0.91%) Corporate Banking
12 3 (0.91%) Italian Language
13 2 (0.61%) Telecoms
13 2 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.61%) German Language
13 2 (0.61%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.61%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (6.99%) XML
2 21 (6.38%) .NET
3 13 (3.95%) HTML
3 13 (3.95%) Middleware
4 12 (3.65%) Web Services
5 7 (2.13%) JSP
6 6 (1.82%) EJB
7 4 (1.22%) J2EE
7 4 (1.22%) FIX Protocol
8 3 (0.91%) JMS
8 3 (0.91%) ASP.NET
8 3 (0.91%) CSS
9 2 (0.61%) SOAP
9 2 (0.61%) Murex MxML
9 2 (0.61%) Apache Flex
9 2 (0.61%) .NET Framework
10 1 (0.30%) Ajax
10 1 (0.30%) Application Packaging
10 1 (0.30%) Silverlight
10 1 (0.30%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 17 (5.17%) Derivative
2 11 (3.34%) Management Information System
2 11 (3.34%) Fixed Income
3 10 (3.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 8 (2.43%) Credit Risk
5 7 (2.13%) Hedge funds
5 7 (2.13%) Blackberry
6 6 (1.82%) Video on Demand
7 5 (1.52%) iPhone
7 5 (1.52%) Digital Media
8 4 (1.22%) Equities
8 4 (1.22%) PMI
8 4 (1.22%) New Media
8 4 (1.22%) Visualisation
8 4 (1.22%) Data Protection Act
8 4 (1.22%) Market Risk
9 3 (0.91%) Freedom of Information
9 3 (0.91%) Credit Derivative
9 3 (0.91%) Freedom of Information Act
9 3 (0.91%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 40 (12.16%) Windows
2 28 (8.51%) UNIX
3 16 (4.86%) Windows 7
3 16 (4.86%) Windows XP
4 12 (3.65%) Linux
5 9 (2.74%) Solaris
6 6 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (1.82%) Windows 2000
7 5 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (1.22%) Windows 8
9 3 (0.91%) Windows Vista
10 2 (0.61%) Android
11 1 (0.30%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.30%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (13.07%) Business Analysis
2 42 (12.77%) User Acceptance Testing
3 34 (10.33%) ITIL
4 33 (10.03%) Data Analysis
5 31 (9.42%) Scrum
5 31 (9.42%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (8.81%) UML
7 22 (6.69%) Data Modelling
8 19 (5.78%) Migration
9 18 (5.47%) Project Management
9 18 (5.47%) ETL
10 17 (5.17%) CRM
10 17 (5.17%) User Stories
11 16 (4.86%) Waterfall
11 16 (4.86%) Business Intelligence
12 15 (4.56%) Stakeholder Management
12 15 (4.56%) Workflow
12 15 (4.56%) Change Management
13 14 (4.26%) Technical Analysis
14 13 (3.95%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 92 (27.96%) SQL
2 32 (9.73%) Java
3 17 (5.17%) C#
4 13 (3.95%) Perl
5 9 (2.74%) PL/SQL
6 8 (2.43%) VBA
6 8 (2.43%) VB
7 7 (2.13%) Shell Script
8 6 (1.82%) C++
9 4 (1.22%) C
9 4 (1.22%) T-SQL
9 4 (1.22%) ActionScript
9 4 (1.22%) ActionScript 2.0
10 3 (0.91%) PowerShell
10 3 (0.91%) Tcl
10 3 (0.91%) JavaScript
11 2 (0.61%) SQR
11 2 (0.61%) Python
12 1 (0.30%) R
12 1 (0.30%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 23 (6.99%) Degree
2 12 (3.65%) Security Cleared
3 11 (3.34%) ISEB
4 8 (2.43%) ITIL Certification
5 7 (2.13%) ISTQB
5 7 (2.13%) DV Cleared
6 6 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (1.52%) MCSE
8 4 (1.22%) MCP
8 4 (1.22%) PMI Certification
8 4 (1.22%) SC Cleared
9 3 (0.91%) CISSP
9 3 (0.91%) CISM
10 2 (0.61%) MCSA
10 2 (0.61%) Postgraduate
11 1 (0.30%) MCITP
11 1 (0.30%) MCDST
11 1 (0.30%) CBAP
11 1 (0.30%) CRISC
11 1 (0.30%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (2.13%) QA
3 3 (0.91%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.91%) Basel III
3 3 (0.91%) SLA
4 1 (0.30%) COBIT
4 1 (0.30%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.30%) EMIR
4 1 (0.30%) COREP
4 1 (0.30%) FINREP
System Software
1 17 (5.17%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (1.52%) VMware ESX
3 3 (0.91%) Terminal Server
4 2 (0.61%) Terminal Services
4 2 (0.61%) XenApp
5 1 (0.30%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.30%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.30%) vSphere
5 1 (0.30%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (0.30%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (1.22%) SCCM
2 3 (0.91%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (0.91%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.30%) WSUS
4 1 (0.30%) SCOM
4 1 (0.30%) Control-M
4 1 (0.30%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 54 (16.41%) Microsoft
2 44 (13.37%) Oracle
3 13 (3.95%) Citrix
4 10 (3.04%) VMware
5 7 (2.13%) Sybase
5 7 (2.13%) Business Objects
6 6 (1.82%) Cisco
7 5 (1.52%) Murex
7 5 (1.52%) SAP
8 4 (1.22%) OpenLink
8 4 (1.22%) HP
9 3 (0.91%) ION Trading
9 3 (0.91%) Civica
9 3 (0.91%) IBM
9 3 (0.91%) Cognizant
9 3 (0.91%) Informatica
9 3 (0.91%) Symantec
9 3 (0.91%) ATG
10 2 (0.61%) ServiceNow
10 2 (0.61%) Neolane
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