The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the North West 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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Analyst
Rank 108 123 118
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 48 22 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.26% 0.68% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.34% 0.72% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 11 6
Average daily rate £400 £325 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £546 £525 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £358 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.49% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Average hourly rate - £24.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +37.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.50 £26.50 £17.25
% change year-on-year
-56.60% +53.62%
Technical Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3595 3063 2632
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.26% 94.07% 95.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 2158 1709 1336
Average daily rate £381 £370 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.83% +8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £510 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 180 188 201
Average hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.37 £11.50 £11.61
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Technical Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Technical Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Technical Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Technical Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Technical Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Analyst across the North West region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Technical Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Technical Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Technical Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Technical Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Manchester -5 26 £400 +15.94% 3
Lancashire - 9 £525 - 1
Merseyside +8 7 £275 - 1
Cheshire -6 5 £525 +61.53% 2
Technical Analyst
England

Technical Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 25 (33.78%) Finance
2 24 (32.43%) Unix
3 20 (27.03%) Windows
3 20 (27.03%) Linux
4 15 (20.27%) Banking
5 14 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (18.92%) Apache
5 14 (18.92%) Perl
6 13 (17.57%) PostgreSQL
6 13 (17.57%) Bash Shell
6 13 (17.57%) LAPP Stack
7 12 (16.22%) AWK
7 12 (16.22%) Web Services
8 11 (14.86%) SQL
9 10 (13.51%) IBM
9 10 (13.51%) Project Management
10 8 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (9.46%) Use Case
11 7 (9.46%) SSL
11 7 (9.46%) Java
11 7 (9.46%) Oracle
11 7 (9.46%) DB2
12 6 (8.11%) SNMP
12 6 (8.11%) TCP/IP
12 6 (8.11%) DNS
12 6 (8.11%) Shell Script
12 6 (8.11%) Subversion
12 6 (8.11%) Open Source
12 6 (8.11%) Data Analysis
12 6 (8.11%) Agile Project Management

Technical Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 (18.92%) Apache
2 5 (6.76%) WebLogic
2 5 (6.76%) WebSphere
2 5 (6.76%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (2.70%) CICS
3 2 (2.70%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.70%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.35%) Confluence
4 1 (1.35%) NetWeaver
4 1 (1.35%) SAS
4 1 (1.35%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (2.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (6.76%) BASE24
2 2 (2.70%) SAP SRM
3 1 (1.35%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.35%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.46%) SSL
2 6 (8.11%) DNS
2 6 (8.11%) SNMP
2 6 (8.11%) TCP/IP
3 5 (6.76%) ATM
3 5 (6.76%) SMTP
4 3 (4.05%) Cisco Wireless
4 3 (4.05%) Firewall
4 3 (4.05%) WAN
4 3 (4.05%) Wireless
5 2 (2.70%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (2.70%) LAN
5 2 (2.70%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.35%) 3G
6 1 (1.35%) DHCP
6 1 (1.35%) SAN
6 1 (1.35%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.57%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (9.46%) DB2
3 2 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.70%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.35%) Base SAS
4 1 (1.35%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 6 (8.11%) Subversion
2 2 (2.70%) Cucumber
2 2 (2.70%) HP UFT
2 2 (2.70%) Selenium
3 1 (1.35%) ERwin
3 1 (1.35%) FitNesse
3 1 (1.35%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.35%) JIRA
3 1 (1.35%) JMeter
3 1 (1.35%) LoadRunner
General
1 25 (33.78%) Finance
2 15 (20.27%) Banking
3 5 (6.76%) Investment Banking
4 3 (4.05%) Law
4 3 (4.05%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.05%) Retail
5 2 (2.70%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (17.57%) LAPP Stack
2 12 (16.22%) Web Services
3 5 (6.76%) IBM Integration Bus
3 5 (6.76%) J2EE
3 5 (6.76%) Middleware
3 5 (6.76%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (1.35%) .NET
4 1 (1.35%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.76%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (6.76%) Computer Science
1 5 (6.76%) EMV
1 5 (6.76%) IBM Mainframe
1 5 (6.76%) Mainframe
1 5 (6.76%) Tandem
2 3 (4.05%) IPTV
2 3 (4.05%) PKI
3 2 (2.70%) Video on Demand
4 1 (1.35%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.35%) Graphic Design
4 1 (1.35%) Life Science
4 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (32.43%) Unix
2 20 (27.03%) Linux
2 20 (27.03%) Windows
3 5 (6.76%) AIX
3 5 (6.76%) Solaris
4 1 (1.35%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (13.51%) Project Management
3 8 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (9.46%) Use Case
5 6 (8.11%) Agile Project Management
5 6 (8.11%) Data Analysis
5 6 (8.11%) Open Source
6 5 (6.76%) Test Strategy
7 4 (5.41%) Business Analysis
7 4 (5.41%) Kanban
7 4 (5.41%) Migration
7 4 (5.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 4 (5.41%) UML
7 4 (5.41%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (5.41%) User Stories
8 3 (4.05%) ITIL
8 3 (4.05%) TDD
8 3 (4.05%) Test Scripting
8 3 (4.05%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 3 (4.05%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 14 (18.92%) Perl
2 13 (17.57%) Bash Shell
3 12 (16.22%) AWK
4 11 (14.86%) SQL
5 7 (9.46%) Java
6 6 (8.11%) Shell Script
7 5 (6.76%) COBOL
8 4 (5.41%) C++
8 4 (5.41%) JavaScript
8 4 (5.41%) Python
9 1 (1.35%) C
9 1 (1.35%) R
9 1 (1.35%) Ruby
9 1 (1.35%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.35%) VB
9 1 (1.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (6.76%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.41%) ISEB
3 2 (2.70%) DBS Check
3 2 (2.70%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.35%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.35%) CCNA
4 1 (1.35%) CCNP
4 1 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.76%) QA
2 3 (4.05%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.70%) SmoothWall
2 1 (1.35%) Ansible
2 1 (1.35%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.35%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.35%) Puppet
2 1 (1.35%) SCCM
2 1 (1.35%) vRealize
Vendors
1 10 (13.51%) IBM
2 7 (9.46%) Oracle
3 5 (6.76%) Cisco
4 3 (4.05%) ServiceNow
5 2 (2.70%) BT
5 2 (2.70%) CheckPoint
5 2 (2.70%) Kaspersky
5 2 (2.70%) SAP
5 2 (2.70%) VMware
6 1 (1.35%) CA
6 1 (1.35%) Citrix
6 1 (1.35%) Clearswift
6 1 (1.35%) HP
6 1 (1.35%) Informatica
6 1 (1.35%) Microsoft
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