The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had Technical Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Analyst
England / South East
Rank 199 210 186
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -24
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 34 45 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.47% 0.54% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.57% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 32 41
Median daily rate £413 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £144 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £334
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +12.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £12.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -56.36%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.88 £25.00 £23.25
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +7.52%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6771 7870 8682
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.25% 94.24% 93.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 3911 4624 4712
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 336 412 423
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.25 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £11.02 £10.96
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £52.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.08
% change year-on-year
- +8.83%

Technical Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South East region that featured Technical Analyst in the job title.

Technical Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Technical Analyst
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 Analyst across the South East region.

Technical Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Technical Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Analyst across the South East region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Technical Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Technical Analyst
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 Analyst across the South East region.

Technical Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Technical Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Analyst within the South East region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +13 7 £438 +29.62% 1
Oxfordshire -13 6 £400 +33.33%
Hampshire +15 5 £250 -25.92%
Buckinghamshire +1 5 £350 - 2
East Sussex - 4 £500 -
Surrey +8 3 £495 +23.75% 2
West Sussex +6 3 £413 +17.85% 1
Kent -5 1 £223 -36.42%
Technical Analyst
England

Technical Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, Technical Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region featuring Technical Analyst in the job title.

1 30 (34.48%) SQL
2 24 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (19.54%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (16.09%) User Stories
5 13 (14.94%) Finance
6 12 (13.79%) Management Information System
6 12 (13.79%) XML
6 12 (13.79%) UML
6 12 (13.79%) QA
7 11 (12.64%) ITIL
7 11 (12.64%) Linux
7 11 (12.64%) Microsoft
8 10 (11.49%) Data Modelling
8 10 (11.49%) Use Case
9 9 (10.34%) Business Analysis
9 9 (10.34%) IBM
9 9 (10.34%) Unix
9 9 (10.34%) Windows
9 9 (10.34%) HTML
9 9 (10.34%) DB2
9 9 (10.34%) Scrum
10 8 (9.20%) Migration
10 8 (9.20%) JavaScript
10 8 (9.20%) MS Excel
10 8 (9.20%) SQL Server
10 8 (9.20%) Degree
10 8 (9.20%) OAuth
10 8 (9.20%) Identity Access Management
11 7 (8.05%) WebSphere
11 7 (8.05%) JSON

Technical Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (8.05%) Apache
1 7 (8.05%) CMS
1 7 (8.05%) Commerce Server
1 7 (8.05%) IBM HTTP Server
1 7 (8.05%) WebSphere
1 7 (8.05%) WebSphere Application Server
2 6 (6.90%) Joomla!
2 6 (6.90%) WordPress
3 2 (2.30%) SAS
4 1 (1.15%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.15%) Confluence
4 1 (1.15%) Documentum
4 1 (1.15%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.15%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (9.20%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.60%) MS Office
3 2 (2.30%) MS Project
4 1 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (5.75%) Fredhopper
2 2 (2.30%) Infor CloudSuite
2 2 (2.30%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
2 2 (2.30%) Infor CRM
2 2 (2.30%) Temenos T24
3 1 (1.15%) Maximo
3 1 (1.15%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.15%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.90%) Office 365
2 3 (3.45%) IaaS
2 3 (3.45%) PaaS
3 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.90%) Intranet
2 3 (3.45%) VPN
3 2 (2.30%) VoIP
3 2 (2.30%) WAN
4 1 (1.15%) 3G
4 1 (1.15%) 4G
4 1 (1.15%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.15%) DNS
4 1 (1.15%) Firewall
4 1 (1.15%) LAN
4 1 (1.15%) Network Security
4 1 (1.15%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.15%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.15%) VLAN
4 1 (1.15%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.15%) Wireless
4 1 (1.15%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.34%) DB2
2 8 (9.20%) SQL Server
3 7 (8.05%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (4.60%) Big Data
5 4 (4.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (3.45%) Hadoop
6 3 (3.45%) MongoDB
6 3 (3.45%) NoSQL
6 3 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.30%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (2.30%) Data Mining
7 2 (2.30%) MS Access
7 2 (2.30%) MySQL
7 2 (2.30%) Power BI
7 2 (2.30%) QlikView
8 1 (1.15%) Data Lake
8 1 (1.15%) GIS
8 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 3 (3.45%) JIRA
1 3 (3.45%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (2.30%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.15%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.15%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.15%) Selenium
3 1 (1.15%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.15%) SpecFlow
3 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.15%) WebDriver
General
1 13 (14.94%) Finance
2 7 (8.05%) Marketing
2 7 (8.05%) Retail
3 6 (6.90%) Banking
3 6 (6.90%) Legal
4 2 (2.30%) Billing
5 1 (1.15%) Electronics
5 1 (1.15%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.15%) Publishing
5 1 (1.15%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.15%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (13.79%) XML
2 9 (10.34%) HTML
3 8 (9.20%) OAuth
4 7 (8.05%) Ajax
4 7 (8.05%) CSS
4 7 (8.05%) JSON
5 5 (5.75%) .NET
5 5 (5.75%) Worklight
6 3 (3.45%) XSD
6 3 (3.45%) XSL
7 1 (1.15%) RESTful
7 1 (1.15%) SOAP
7 1 (1.15%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (19.54%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (13.79%) Management Information System
3 6 (6.90%) Driving Licence
3 6 (6.90%) Statistics
4 3 (3.45%) NHS
5 2 (2.30%) IBM Mainframe
5 2 (2.30%) Mainframe
5 2 (2.30%) Smartcard
5 2 (2.30%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.15%) Augmented Reality
6 1 (1.15%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.15%) Data Extraction
6 1 (1.15%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.15%) New Media
6 1 (1.15%) Reinsurance
6 1 (1.15%) Semantic Web
6 1 (1.15%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.15%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (12.64%) Linux
2 9 (10.34%) Unix
2 9 (10.34%) Windows
3 7 (8.05%) AIX
4 3 (3.45%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.15%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.15%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (16.09%) User Stories
3 12 (13.79%) UML
4 11 (12.64%) ITIL
5 10 (11.49%) Data Modelling
5 10 (11.49%) Use Case
6 9 (10.34%) Business Analysis
6 9 (10.34%) Scrum
7 8 (9.20%) Identity Access Management
7 8 (9.20%) Migration
8 7 (8.05%) Content Management
8 7 (8.05%) CRM
8 7 (8.05%) Document Management
8 7 (8.05%) E-Commerce
8 7 (8.05%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (6.90%) Business Process Mapping
9 6 (6.90%) Content Writing
9 6 (6.90%) Data Protection
9 6 (6.90%) DevOps
9 6 (6.90%) Logical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 30 (34.48%) SQL
2 8 (9.20%) JavaScript
3 7 (8.05%) Shell Script
4 6 (6.90%) Java
5 5 (5.75%) C#
6 4 (4.60%) VB
7 2 (2.30%) C
7 2 (2.30%) JCL
7 2 (2.30%) VBScript
8 1 (1.15%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.15%) COBOL
8 1 (1.15%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.15%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.15%) Python
8 1 (1.15%) Scala
8 1 (1.15%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (9.20%) Degree
2 6 (6.90%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.45%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.30%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (2.30%) ISEB
5 1 (1.15%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.15%) CCNA
5 1 (1.15%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.15%) DBS Check
5 1 (1.15%) IIBA
5 1 (1.15%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.15%) MBA
5 1 (1.15%) MCP
5 1 (1.15%) MCSA
5 1 (1.15%) MCSE
5 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.79%) QA
2 7 (8.05%) SLA
3 3 (3.45%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.15%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.15%) Solvency II
System Software
1 4 (4.60%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.30%) Shibboleth
3 1 (1.15%) BitLocker
3 1 (1.15%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.15%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.15%) XenApp
3 1 (1.15%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (1.15%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (1.15%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (1.15%) Oozie
1 1 (1.15%) SCCM
1 1 (1.15%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 11 (12.64%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.34%) IBM
3 6 (6.90%) Rackspace
4 5 (5.75%) AppDynamics
4 5 (5.75%) Splunk
4 5 (5.75%) VMware
5 4 (4.60%) Cisco
6 3 (3.45%) HP
6 3 (3.45%) Oracle
7 2 (2.30%) Apple
7 2 (2.30%) CA Agile Central
7 2 (2.30%) CheckPoint
7 2 (2.30%) Citrix
7 2 (2.30%) Infor
7 2 (2.30%) LANDesk
7 2 (2.30%) Tableau
8 1 (1.15%) AppSense
8 1 (1.15%) Computacenter
8 1 (1.15%) Temenos
8 1 (1.15%) Verint