The table below looks at the statistics 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 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Analysis
Rank 216 236 224
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -12
Contract jobs citing Technical Analysis 30 27 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.35% 0.28% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.37% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 15
Average daily rate £381 £425 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.29% +32.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £400 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £462 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £413 £319
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +29.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Technical Analysis
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6811 7377 6371
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 79.55% 77.31% 74.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 4182 4043 3391
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 292 240 269
Average hourly rate £45.00 £30.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.43 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.00 £47.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 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
Berkshire +22 16 £400 -34.15% 1
Hampshire - 8 £338 -
Buckinghamshire +17 6 - -
Technical Analysis
England

Technical Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 22 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (39.13%) Java
3 15 (32.61%) Telecoms
4 14 (30.43%) SQL
4 14 (30.43%) J2EE
4 14 (30.43%) E-Commerce
5 13 (28.26%) Retail
5 13 (28.26%) Migration
5 13 (28.26%) hybris
5 13 (28.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 12 (26.09%) Finance
7 11 (23.91%) CMS
7 11 (23.91%) Requirements Analysis
8 10 (21.74%) XML
9 9 (19.57%) Unix
9 9 (19.57%) Oracle
9 9 (19.57%) Project Management
10 8 (17.39%) SOA
10 8 (17.39%) C#
10 8 (17.39%) .NET
11 7 (15.22%) Test Scripting
11 7 (15.22%) Banking
12 6 (13.04%) Workflow
12 6 (13.04%) Regression Testing
12 6 (13.04%) Software Engineering
12 6 (13.04%) WebSphere
12 6 (13.04%) MS Excel
12 6 (13.04%) IBM
12 6 (13.04%) WebLogic
12 6 (13.04%) DevOps

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 13 (28.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 11 (23.91%) CMS
3 6 (13.04%) WebLogic
3 6 (13.04%) WebSphere
4 5 (10.87%) Apache
4 5 (10.87%) IIS
5 1 (2.17%) JBoss
5 1 (2.17%) OpenStack
5 1 (2.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (13.04%) MS Excel
2 5 (10.87%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.87%) LDAP
1 5 (10.87%) SMTP
2 1 (2.17%) 3G
2 1 (2.17%) 4G
2 1 (2.17%) DWDM
2 1 (2.17%) Ethernet
2 1 (2.17%) LTE
2 1 (2.17%) MPLS
2 1 (2.17%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.87%) Oracle Database
1 5 (10.87%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.17%) DB2
3 1 (2.17%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) FishEye
1 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
General
1 15 (32.61%) Telecoms
2 13 (28.26%) Retail
3 12 (26.09%) Finance
4 7 (15.22%) Banking
5 5 (10.87%) Aerospace
6 1 (2.17%) Billing
6 1 (2.17%) Electronics
6 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (26.09%) Architect
2 10 (21.74%) Hybris Architect
3 8 (17.39%) Analyst
4 7 (15.22%) Systems Engineer
5 6 (13.04%) Developer
6 5 (10.87%) Consultant
6 5 (10.87%) Test Analyst
7 3 (6.52%) SOA Tester
7 3 (6.52%) Tester
7 3 (6.52%) Web Tester
8 2 (4.35%) .NET Development Manager
8 2 (4.35%) Agile Development Manager
8 2 (4.35%) Agile Tester
8 2 (4.35%) Angular Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Development Manager
8 2 (4.35%) Hybris Consultant
8 2 (4.35%) Senior Consultant
8 2 (4.35%) SQL Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) Technical Consultant
8 2 (4.35%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (30.43%) J2EE
2 10 (21.74%) XML
3 8 (17.39%) .NET
4 5 (10.87%) AngularJS
4 5 (10.87%) CSS
4 5 (10.87%) HTML
4 5 (10.87%) HTML5
4 5 (10.87%) jQuery
4 5 (10.87%) Laravel
4 5 (10.87%) Middleware
4 5 (10.87%) SOAP
4 5 (10.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET
5 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (6.52%) Web Services
6 2 (4.35%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (4.35%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.35%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.17%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (2.17%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 9 (19.57%) Unix
2 5 (10.87%) zOS
3 3 (6.52%) Linux
4 1 (2.17%) AIX
4 1 (2.17%) CentOS
4 1 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.17%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (30.43%) E-Commerce
3 13 (28.26%) Migration
4 11 (23.91%) Requirements Analysis
5 9 (19.57%) Project Management
6 8 (17.39%) SOA
7 7 (15.22%) Test Scripting
8 6 (13.04%) DevOps
8 6 (13.04%) Regression Testing
8 6 (13.04%) Software Engineering
8 6 (13.04%) Workflow
9 5 (10.87%) Defect Management
9 5 (10.87%) Scrum
9 5 (10.87%) Security Operations
9 5 (10.87%) Test Management
9 5 (10.87%) Web Development
10 3 (6.52%) MVC
10 3 (6.52%) OO
10 3 (6.52%) Test Automation
11 2 (4.35%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 18 (39.13%) Java
2 14 (30.43%) SQL
3 8 (17.39%) C#
4 5 (10.87%) JavaScript
4 5 (10.87%) PHP
4 5 (10.87%) PowerShell
4 5 (10.87%) VB
5 2 (4.35%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.52%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.35%) ISEB
2 2 (4.35%) ISTQB
2 2 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.17%) BC Cleared
3 1 (2.17%) CISSP
3 1 (2.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (10.87%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (10.87%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.17%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (2.17%) OPNET
2 1 (2.17%) Packer
2 1 (2.17%) vRealize
Vendors
1 13 (28.26%) hybris
2 9 (19.57%) Oracle
3 6 (13.04%) IBM
4 4 (8.70%) VMware
5 1 (2.17%) BMC
5 1 (2.17%) Brio
5 1 (2.17%) Ciena
5 1 (2.17%) Ericsson
5 1 (2.17%) Huawei
5 1 (2.17%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.17%) NEC
5 1 (2.17%) SAP
5 1 (2.17%) webMethods