The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield 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 6 July 2015 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Analyst
Rank 22 27 25
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 11 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 4.35% 0.55% 1.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.62% 0.58% 1.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 2
Average daily rate
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£263 £500 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-47.50% +29.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £500 £378
10% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £500 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £22.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+18.18% +57.14%
Technical Analyst
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Sheffield 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
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
238 173 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 94.07% 95.58% 94.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 110 92
Average daily rate £375 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £205 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 20 32
Average hourly rate £12.50 £20.19 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.09% -37.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.38 £10.71 £12.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.20 £34.00 £44.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

Technical Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Technical Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Technical Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Technical Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

Technical Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Technical Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

Technical Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 6 (42.86%) Data Analysis
1 6 (42.86%) MS PowerPoint
1 6 (42.86%) Cisco
1 6 (42.86%) Cisco Prime
2 5 (35.71%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (35.71%) Finance
3 4 (28.57%) Banking
3 4 (28.57%) Retail
4 3 (21.43%) Wireless
4 3 (21.43%) Windows
4 3 (21.43%) Retail Banking
4 3 (21.43%) Capacity Management
5 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
5 2 (14.29%) Data Centre Operations
5 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (14.29%) Linux
5 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
5 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
5 2 (14.29%) Service Management
5 2 (14.29%) Change Management
6 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (7.14%) Firewall
6 1 (7.14%) Quality Management
6 1 (7.14%) Migration
6 1 (7.14%) Replication
6 1 (7.14%) VMware
6 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
6 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
6 1 (7.14%) SQL Server

Technical Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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.

Applications
1 6 (42.86%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (21.43%) Wireless
3 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.14%) DNS
3 1 (7.14%) SAN
3 1 (7.14%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Banking
2 4 (28.57%) Retail
3 3 (21.43%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (7.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Data Analysis
2 3 (21.43%) Capacity Management
3 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 2 (14.29%) Service Management
3 2 (14.29%) Data Centre Operations
3 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 2 (14.29%) Change Management
4 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.14%) Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
4 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
4 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL
4 1 (7.14%) Quality Management
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Cisco
2 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.14%) VMware
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) HP