The table below looks at the statistics 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 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Analysis
Rank 134 136 126
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Contract jobs citing Technical Analysis 10 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.34% 0.19% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.25% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 2
Average daily rate £425 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £413 £320
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +28.90%
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2365 2409 1978
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 81.05% 75.97% 74.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1639 1586 1239
Average daily rate £385 £410 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.09% +9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 104 98
Average hourly rate £42.00 £36.00 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.63 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

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 13 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
Wiltshire +4 7 £425 +13.33% 4
Dorset +6 1 £450 +20.00%
Gloucestershire 0 1 - -
Bristol - 1 - -
Technical Analysis
England

Technical Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 20 (76.92%) Siebel
2 17 (65.38%) Ajax
2 17 (65.38%) JSON
2 17 (65.38%) jQuery
2 17 (65.38%) HTML
2 17 (65.38%) JavaScript
2 17 (65.38%) CSS
2 17 (65.38%) HTML5
2 17 (65.38%) Change Control
2 17 (65.38%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (61.54%) RequireJS
3 16 (61.54%) AngularJS
3 16 (61.54%) Oracle
3 16 (61.54%) EAI
4 15 (57.69%) CRM
5 13 (50.00%) Data Mining
6 10 (38.46%) Oracle BI EE
6 10 (38.46%) Oracle EBS
6 10 (38.46%) Security Cleared
7 9 (34.62%) SC Cleared
7 9 (34.62%) Oracle Fusion
7 9 (34.62%) Middleware
8 7 (26.92%) .NET
9 4 (15.38%) PL/SQL
9 4 (15.38%) SQL
9 4 (15.38%) Linux
9 4 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (15.38%) Informatica
9 4 (15.38%) Shell Script
9 4 (15.38%) Workflow

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 (11.54%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (38.46%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (3.85%) Unit4 Business World
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (50.00%) Data Mining
2 10 (38.46%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.85%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) JDeveloper
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Electronics
2 1 (3.85%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 20 (76.92%) Developer
2 17 (65.38%) Siebel Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) UI Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Business Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery Specialist
6 1 (3.85%) HR Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) HR Business Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Informatica Developer
6 1 (3.85%) OBIEE Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Oracle BI Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Support
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Support Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Vulnerability Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Vulnerability Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (65.38%) Ajax
1 17 (65.38%) CSS
1 17 (65.38%) HTML
1 17 (65.38%) HTML5
1 17 (65.38%) jQuery
1 17 (65.38%) JSON
2 16 (61.54%) AngularJS
2 16 (61.54%) RequireJS
3 9 (34.62%) Middleware
3 9 (34.62%) Oracle Fusion
4 7 (26.92%) .NET
5 3 (11.54%) XSLT
6 1 (3.85%) XHTML
6 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (65.38%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.85%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.85%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Linux
2 2 (7.69%) Windows
3 1 (3.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (65.38%) Change Control
2 16 (61.54%) EAI
3 15 (57.69%) CRM
4 4 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (15.38%) Workflow
5 3 (11.54%) BPEL
5 3 (11.54%) ERP
5 3 (11.54%) SOA
5 3 (11.54%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (3.85%) BCP
6 1 (3.85%) Change Data Capture
6 1 (3.85%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (3.85%) Data Analysis
6 1 (3.85%) Data Governance
6 1 (3.85%) Data Management
6 1 (3.85%) Data Modelling
6 1 (3.85%) ETL
6 1 (3.85%) Office Automation
6 1 (3.85%) Procure-to-pay
6 1 (3.85%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 17 (65.38%) JavaScript
2 4 (15.38%) PL/SQL
2 4 (15.38%) Shell Script
2 4 (15.38%) SQL
3 3 (11.54%) XQuery
4 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.85%) C
4 1 (3.85%) C++
4 1 (3.85%) Python
4 1 (3.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 9 (34.62%) SC Cleared
3 3 (11.54%) Degree
4 2 (7.69%) DV Cleared
5 1 (3.85%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) Data Quality
1 1 (3.85%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 20 (76.92%) Siebel
2 16 (61.54%) Oracle
3 4 (15.38%) Informatica
4 1 (3.85%) Qualys