The first table below looks at the demand for Technical Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Technical Analysis 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 of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South East 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 Analysis
Rank 233 229 221
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -8
Contract jobs citing Technical Analysis 17 8 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.18% 0.096% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.14% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 16
Average daily rate £325 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £363 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £363 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £317 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.41% -9.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £19.65 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -42.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £19.65 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+78.16% -42.22%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6857 5921 6979
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 70.79% 70.75% 65.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 3812 3079 3326
Average daily rate £375 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 278 256 361
Average hourly rate £27.00 £29.75 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.24% +8.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.35 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £51.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Technical Analysis
England

Technical Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Technical Analysis across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Technical Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Technical Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Technical Analysis Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Technical Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

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

Technical Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Technical Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Technical Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Technical Analysis
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Analysis within the South East 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
(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
Hampshire - 6 £325 -
Buckinghamshire -15 4 £365 +0.68%
West Sussex -1 3 £320 - 4
East Sussex - 2 - -
Berkshire -11 1 £450 -
Kent - - - -
Middlesex - - - -
Surrey - - - - 1
Technical Analysis
England

Technical Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Technical Analysis also 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 that cited Technical Analysis.

1 16 (47.06%) Oracle
2 14 (41.18%) SQL
3 11 (32.35%) SQL Server
4 7 (20.59%) Finance
4 7 (20.59%) Business Analysis
4 7 (20.59%) Oracle Database
4 7 (20.59%) Relational Database
5 6 (17.65%) Workflow
5 6 (17.65%) DB2
5 6 (17.65%) JavaScript
5 6 (17.65%) XML
5 6 (17.65%) IBM
6 5 (14.71%) DataStage
6 5 (14.71%) CRM
6 5 (14.71%) RDBMS
6 5 (14.71%) JSP
6 5 (14.71%) HTML
6 5 (14.71%) Sybase
6 5 (14.71%) Ruby
6 5 (14.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (14.71%) Ruby on Rails
6 5 (14.71%) WebSphere
6 5 (14.71%) Problem Management
6 5 (14.71%) JSON
6 5 (14.71%) MVC
6 5 (14.71%) Oracle Workflow
6 5 (14.71%) Project Management
6 5 (14.71%) HTML5
7 4 (11.76%) iSeries
7 4 (11.76%) Database Security

Technical Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Technical Analysis also 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 that cited Technical Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (14.71%) WebSphere
1 5 (14.71%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.94%) Commerce Server
3 1 (2.94%) Apache
3 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.94%) IBM Notes
3 1 (2.94%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (2.94%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MS Office
1 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) Firewall
1 2 (5.88%) HTTP
2 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.94%) HTTPS
2 1 (2.94%) SSL
2 1 (2.94%) SSH
2 1 (2.94%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (32.35%) SQL Server
2 7 (20.59%) Oracle Database
2 7 (20.59%) Relational Database
3 6 (17.65%) DB2
4 5 (14.71%) DataStage
4 5 (14.71%) RDBMS
4 5 (14.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (8.82%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (8.82%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (5.88%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.94%) PowerCenter
7 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Toad
1 4 (11.76%) ERwin
2 1 (2.94%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 1 (2.94%) LoadRunner
2 1 (2.94%) Ant
2 1 (2.94%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 7 (20.59%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (47.06%) Analyst
2 9 (26.47%) Developer
3 8 (23.53%) Business Analyst
4 6 (17.65%) Technical Analyst
5 5 (14.71%) Software Developer
6 4 (11.76%) RPG Developer
7 3 (8.82%) Architect
8 2 (5.88%) Systems Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) Technical Architect
8 2 (5.88%) Security Engineer
9 1 (2.94%) IT Business Analyst
9 1 (2.94%) Technical Business Analyst
9 1 (2.94%) Information Security Engineer
9 1 (2.94%) SharePoint Architect
9 1 (2.94%) Credit Risk Analyst
9 1 (2.94%) Solutions Analyst
9 1 (2.94%) Data Analyst
9 1 (2.94%) Oracle DBA
9 1 (2.94%) DBA
9 1 (2.94%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.65%) XML
2 5 (14.71%) JSP
2 5 (14.71%) HTML
2 5 (14.71%) Ruby on Rails
2 5 (14.71%) JSON
2 5 (14.71%) HTML5
3 4 (11.76%) WebSphere MQ
4 3 (8.82%) .NET
5 2 (5.88%) WebCenter
6 1 (2.94%) Middleware
6 1 (2.94%) X-Windows
6 1 (2.94%) Web Services
6 1 (2.94%) JDBC
6 1 (2.94%) J2EE
6 1 (2.94%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) iSeries
2 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.94%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.94%) Credit Risk
3 1 (2.94%) Replication
3 1 (2.94%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.76%) UNIX
2 3 (8.82%) Linux
3 1 (2.94%) Windows
3 1 (2.94%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.59%) Business Analysis
2 6 (17.65%) Workflow
3 5 (14.71%) CRM
3 5 (14.71%) Problem Management
3 5 (14.71%) MVC
3 5 (14.71%) Project Management
4 4 (11.76%) Database Security
4 4 (11.76%) Web Application Development
4 4 (11.76%) Change Management
4 4 (11.76%) Automated Testing
4 4 (11.76%) Migration
4 4 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (11.76%) PRINCE2
5 3 (8.82%) Data Migration
5 3 (8.82%) Data Security
5 3 (8.82%) SIEM
6 2 (5.88%) Service Delivery
6 2 (5.88%) Validation
6 2 (5.88%) Time Management
6 2 (5.88%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (41.18%) SQL
2 6 (17.65%) JavaScript
3 5 (14.71%) Ruby
4 4 (11.76%) RPG IV
4 4 (11.76%) Java
4 4 (11.76%) RPG
5 2 (5.88%) C
6 1 (2.94%) SQR
6 1 (2.94%) C#
6 1 (2.94%) Perl
6 1 (2.94%) Jython
6 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.94%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared
1 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
1 2 (5.88%) CISM
1 2 (5.88%) Degree
1 2 (5.88%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
1 1 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) nmon
Vendors
1 16 (47.06%) Oracle
2 6 (17.65%) IBM
3 5 (14.71%) Sybase
4 4 (11.76%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.94%) NetIQ
5 1 (2.94%) Lotus
5 1 (2.94%) HP