The first table below looks at the demand for Technical Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Technical Analysis over the 3 months to 24 July 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 West 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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Analysis
Rank 132 100 127
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +27
Contract jobs citing Technical Analysis 7 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.23% 0.60% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.85% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£500 £370 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.13% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £375 £305
% change year-on-year
-17.33% +22.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £33.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-60.60% +65.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2215 1522 2101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 73.05% 70.76% 69.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1490 987 1282
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £256 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 70 125
Average hourly rate £33.84 £17.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+93.37% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £11.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.80 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Technical Analysis
England

Technical Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Technical Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Technical Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Technical Analysis Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Technical Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Technical Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Technical Analysis
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
(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
Wiltshire -3 5 £500 +35.13%
Bristol - - - -
Somerset - - - -
Technical Analysis
England

Technical Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 15 (68.18%) Finance
2 12 (54.55%) PCI DSS
3 8 (36.36%) Windows
4 6 (27.27%) Web Services
4 6 (27.27%) Cisco
4 6 (27.27%) Juniper
4 6 (27.27%) McAfee
4 6 (27.27%) Firewall
4 6 (27.27%) Qualys
4 6 (27.27%) McAfee ePO
5 5 (22.73%) Oracle EBS
5 5 (22.73%) CRM
5 5 (22.73%) SQL
5 5 (22.73%) Oracle
6 4 (18.18%) Linux
6 4 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (18.18%) Migration
6 4 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
6 4 (18.18%) Data Protection
7 3 (13.64%) Oracle BI EE
7 3 (13.64%) Data Migration
7 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (13.64%) WebCenter
7 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database
7 3 (13.64%) Oracle Workflow
7 3 (13.64%) Workflow
7 3 (13.64%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (13.64%) BPEL
7 3 (13.64%) PL/SQL

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 3 (13.64%) Oracle Workflow
1 3 (13.64%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle BPEL
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) Firewall
2 3 (13.64%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (9.09%) Network Security
4 1 (4.55%) Wireshark
4 1 (4.55%) Internet
4 1 (4.55%) LAN
4 1 (4.55%) PSTN
4 1 (4.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle BI EE
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) JDeveloper
General
1 15 (68.18%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Banking
2 2 (9.09%) Automotive
3 1 (4.55%) Electronics
3 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (63.64%) Analyst
2 11 (50.00%) Technical Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Security Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Network Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Data Conversion Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Data Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) SAP Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Business Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Leader
5 1 (4.55%) IT Security Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) SAP Security Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) Web Services
2 3 (13.64%) WebCenter
2 3 (13.64%) XSLT
3 2 (9.09%) Middleware
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (4.55%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Data Conversion
2 1 (4.55%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Windows
2 4 (18.18%) Linux
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) CRM
2 4 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (18.18%) Migration
2 4 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (18.18%) Data Protection
3 3 (13.64%) Data Migration
3 3 (13.64%) Workflow
3 3 (13.64%) BPEL
3 3 (13.64%) SOA
3 3 (13.64%) PRINCE2
4 2 (9.09%) ERP
4 2 (9.09%) Business Analysis
4 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (9.09%) Content Management
5 1 (4.55%) V-Model
5 1 (4.55%) Computer Security
5 1 (4.55%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (4.55%) Reverse Engineering
5 1 (4.55%) SAP Security
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) SQL
2 3 (13.64%) PL/SQL
2 3 (13.64%) Shell Script
2 3 (13.64%) XQuery
3 2 (9.09%) C
4 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.55%) Ruby
4 1 (4.55%) Python
4 1 (4.55%) C++
4 1 (4.55%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.09%) OCP
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (9.09%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 2 (9.09%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (54.55%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 6 (27.27%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Cisco
1 6 (27.27%) Juniper
1 6 (27.27%) McAfee
1 6 (27.27%) Qualys
2 5 (22.73%) Oracle
3 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.55%) SAP