The first table below looks at the demand for the Technical Analyst role 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 Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 24 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 Job Titles advertised 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Analyst
Rank 185 183 185
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 54 55 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.58% 0.66% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 0.71% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 29 33
Average daily rate £375 £288 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.43% -17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £233 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £438 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £315 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.07% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 5
Average hourly rate £19.75 £21.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.95% -30.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.75 £19.50 £21.75
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -10.34%
Job Titles Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8571 7742 9835
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.79% 92.25% 92.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 4746 3879 4425
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £220 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 449 606 704
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% -2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.63 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £39.00 £40.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
Technical Analyst
England

Technical Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

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 24 April 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Analyst within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 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
Berkshire -5 20 £425 +44.68% 3
Buckinghamshire -9 12 £300 +15.38%
Hampshire +7 9 £383 +33.04%
Surrey -8 5 £343 -8.36% 2
Kent - 2 £255 - 1
Oxfordshire -1 1 £350 +47.36% 2
Middlesex -4 1 - -
East Sussex - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
Technical Analyst
England

Technical Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 34 (38.64%) Oracle
2 29 (32.95%) Windows
2 29 (32.95%) Finance
3 28 (31.82%) SQL
4 22 (25.00%) .NET
5 18 (20.45%) Microsoft
6 17 (19.32%) SQL Server
7 15 (17.05%) Java
7 15 (17.05%) CRM
8 13 (14.77%) Systems Analysis
8 13 (14.77%) Windows 7
9 12 (13.64%) MS Excel
9 12 (13.64%) UML
9 12 (13.64%) MS Office
10 11 (12.50%) Linux
10 11 (12.50%) UNIX
11 10 (11.36%) Business Analysis
12 9 (10.23%) Retail
12 9 (10.23%) Use Case
12 9 (10.23%) Siebel
12 9 (10.23%) Windows XP
12 9 (10.23%) ITIL
13 7 (7.95%) XML
13 7 (7.95%) Firewall
13 7 (7.95%) Oracle Database 11g
13 7 (7.95%) Oracle Database
14 6 (6.82%) Technical Analysis
14 6 (6.82%) Telecoms
14 6 (6.82%) Active Directory
14 6 (6.82%) DB2

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 6 (6.82%) IIS
2 5 (5.68%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (3.41%) WebSphere
4 3 (3.41%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (2.27%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (2.27%) Apache
6 1 (1.14%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.14%) Commerce Server
6 1 (1.14%) SAS
6 1 (1.14%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.14%) Lync
6 1 (1.14%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (1.14%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 12 (13.64%) MS Office
1 12 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.27%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.14%) MS Project
3 1 (1.14%) DOC1
Business Applications
1 3 (3.41%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.27%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (1.14%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.14%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.41%) SaaS
2 2 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.95%) Firewall
2 5 (5.68%) TCP/IP
2 5 (5.68%) Internet
3 4 (4.55%) VPN
4 3 (3.41%) HTTPS
5 2 (2.27%) SSL
5 2 (2.27%) 3G
5 2 (2.27%) 2G
5 2 (2.27%) Wireshark
5 2 (2.27%) 4G
6 1 (1.14%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (1.14%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.14%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.14%) Wireless
6 1 (1.14%) ATM
6 1 (1.14%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.14%) SAN
6 1 (1.14%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (19.32%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.95%) Oracle Database 11g
2 7 (7.95%) Oracle Database
3 6 (6.82%) DB2
4 3 (3.41%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.27%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (2.27%) PowerCenter
5 2 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (2.27%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.14%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (1.14%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (2.27%) Rational Rose
1 2 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.14%) SoapUI
2 1 (1.14%) Introscope
General
1 29 (32.95%) Finance
2 9 (10.23%) Retail
3 6 (6.82%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.55%) Banking
5 2 (2.27%) Retail Banking
5 2 (2.27%) Marketing
5 2 (2.27%) Automotive
6 1 (1.14%) Advertising
6 1 (1.14%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (25.00%) .NET
2 7 (7.95%) XML
3 6 (6.82%) J2EE
4 5 (5.68%) ASP.NET
5 4 (4.55%) HTML
6 3 (3.41%) Web Services
6 3 (3.41%) Middleware
7 2 (2.27%) JSP
7 2 (2.27%) XSLT
8 1 (1.14%) WAP
8 1 (1.14%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (1.14%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (1.14%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.68%) Blackberry
2 3 (3.41%) Credit Risk
2 3 (3.41%) NHS
3 2 (2.27%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.27%) Smart Meter
3 2 (2.27%) Data Extraction
4 1 (1.14%) FMCG
4 1 (1.14%) iPhone
4 1 (1.14%) iSeries
4 1 (1.14%) Telematics
4 1 (1.14%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.14%) Handset
4 1 (1.14%) IVR
4 1 (1.14%) IPTV
4 1 (1.14%) CMDB
4 1 (1.14%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.14%) iPad
4 1 (1.14%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.14%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 29 (32.95%) Windows
2 13 (14.77%) Windows 7
3 11 (12.50%) UNIX
3 11 (12.50%) Linux
4 9 (10.23%) Windows XP
5 5 (5.68%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (3.41%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.27%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.14%) AIX
8 1 (1.14%) SUSE
8 1 (1.14%) Android
8 1 (1.14%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.14%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.14%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (17.05%) CRM
2 13 (14.77%) Systems Analysis
3 12 (13.64%) UML
4 10 (11.36%) Business Analysis
5 9 (10.23%) ITIL
5 9 (10.23%) Use Case
6 6 (6.82%) Technical Analysis
7 5 (5.68%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (4.55%) Test Strategy
8 4 (4.55%) ETL
8 4 (4.55%) Workflow
9 3 (3.41%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (3.41%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (3.41%) Knowledge Management
9 3 (3.41%) Software Testing
9 3 (3.41%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (3.41%) Change Management
9 3 (3.41%) PRINCE2
9 3 (3.41%) Load Balancing
9 3 (3.41%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 28 (31.82%) SQL
2 15 (17.05%) Java
3 4 (4.55%) VB
3 4 (4.55%) PowerShell
3 4 (4.55%) PL/SQL
4 2 (2.27%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.27%) C#
4 2 (2.27%) C++
4 2 (2.27%) VC++
5 1 (1.14%) SQR
5 1 (1.14%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.14%) Korn
5 1 (1.14%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (4.55%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.41%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.27%) DV Cleared
3 2 (2.27%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.27%) Degree
3 2 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.14%) CISM
4 1 (1.14%) MCP
4 1 (1.14%) ISEB
4 1 (1.14%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.27%) SLA
2 1 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.14%) QA
2 1 (1.14%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.14%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (6.82%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.27%) Nmap
2 2 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.14%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (4.55%) WSUS
1 4 (4.55%) SCCM
1 4 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (3.41%) Nessus
3 1 (1.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 34 (38.64%) Oracle
2 18 (20.45%) Microsoft
3 9 (10.23%) Siebel
4 5 (5.68%) Apple
5 4 (4.55%) HP
5 4 (4.55%) MobileIron
6 3 (3.41%) JBoss
6 3 (3.41%) VMware
7 2 (2.27%) Civica
7 2 (2.27%) Symantec
7 2 (2.27%) Cisco
7 2 (2.27%) Citrix
7 2 (2.27%) Norkom
7 2 (2.27%) Google
8 1 (1.14%) Coremetrics
8 1 (1.14%) ComArch
8 1 (1.14%) Informatica
8 1 (1.14%) Lotus
8 1 (1.14%) Borland
8 1 (1.14%) IBM