The first table below looks at the demand for the Technical Analyst role 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 Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 23 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 Job Titles advertised 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Analyst
Rank 126 91 119
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +28
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 9 16 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.30% 0.74% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.79% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 3
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£350 £370 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% -7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £323 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £417 £411
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £348 £330
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +5.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £22.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.07 £14.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+21.92% -20.00%
Job Titles Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2772 2021 2828
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 93.15% 93.96% 93.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1821 1252 1692
Average daily rate £363 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 161 134 190
Average hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £22.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -29.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.48 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.32% -6.89%
Technical Analyst
England

Technical Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Technical Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Technical Analyst
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 Analyst across the South West region.

Technical Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Technical Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Analyst across the South West region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Technical Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Technical Analyst
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 Analyst across the South West region.

Technical Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Technical Analyst
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 Analyst within the South West region over the 3 months to 23 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
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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 -5 5 £350 -5.40% 4
Bristol -25 3 £363 +13.28% 2
Devon - - - - 1
Gloucestershire - - - - 2
Somerset - - - - 1
Technical Analyst
England

Technical Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 18 (66.67%) Finance
2 11 (40.74%) SQL
2 11 (40.74%) Technical Analysis
3 10 (37.04%) PCI DSS
3 10 (37.04%) Windows
4 7 (25.93%) Cisco
5 6 (22.22%) McAfee
5 6 (22.22%) McAfee ePO
5 6 (22.22%) Qualys
6 5 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
6 5 (18.52%) Oracle
6 5 (18.52%) Web Services
7 4 (14.81%) VB
7 4 (14.81%) Linux
7 4 (14.81%) Juniper
7 4 (14.81%) Migration
7 4 (14.81%) Firewall
7 4 (14.81%) Oracle Database
7 4 (14.81%) Data Protection
8 3 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (11.11%) Data Migration
8 3 (11.11%) Banking
8 3 (11.11%) QA
8 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (11.11%) CRM
8 3 (11.11%) VBA
8 3 (11.11%) C#
9 2 (7.41%) Java
9 2 (7.41%) PHP

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 2 (7.41%) WebLogic
1 2 (7.41%) MS Exchange
1 2 (7.41%) SAS
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle Workflow
1 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle BPEL
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Project
2 1 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (3.70%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (3.70%) SunGard GMI
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) Firewall
2 1 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (3.70%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (3.70%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (3.70%) Network Security
2 1 (3.70%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) Oracle Database
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (7.41%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Visual Studio
1 2 (7.41%) JDeveloper
1 2 (7.41%) JMeter
2 1 (3.70%) Bugzilla
2 1 (3.70%) WATIR
2 1 (3.70%) Selenium
2 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.70%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (3.70%) ClearQuest
General
1 18 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Marketing
3 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.70%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) Web Services
2 2 (7.41%) XML
2 2 (7.41%) XSLT
2 2 (7.41%) .NET
2 2 (7.41%) WebCenter
3 1 (3.70%) WAP
3 1 (3.70%) Middleware
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Clustering
2 1 (3.70%) Data Extraction
2 1 (3.70%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 10 (37.04%) Windows
2 4 (14.81%) Linux
3 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (7.41%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) Technical Analysis
2 5 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (14.81%) Data Protection
3 4 (14.81%) Migration
4 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (11.11%) Data Migration
4 3 (11.11%) CRM
4 3 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (7.41%) ITIL
5 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2
5 2 (7.41%) ERP
5 2 (7.41%) SOA
5 2 (7.41%) Workflow
5 2 (7.41%) BPEL
5 2 (7.41%) Business Analysis
5 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.70%) Content Management
6 1 (3.70%) Scrum
6 1 (3.70%) Data Cleansing
6 1 (3.70%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 11 (40.74%) SQL
2 4 (14.81%) VB
3 3 (11.11%) VBA
3 3 (11.11%) C#
4 2 (7.41%) Java
4 2 (7.41%) PHP
4 2 (7.41%) PL/SQL
4 2 (7.41%) Python
4 2 (7.41%) XQuery
4 2 (7.41%) Shell Script
4 2 (7.41%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) MCSE
1 2 (7.41%) ISEB
1 2 (7.41%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (7.41%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (7.41%) MCITP
1 2 (7.41%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.70%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) OCP
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (37.04%) PCI DSS
2 3 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (22.22%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (7.41%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) Cisco
2 6 (22.22%) McAfee
2 6 (22.22%) Qualys
3 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
3 5 (18.52%) Oracle
4 4 (14.81%) Juniper
5 2 (7.41%) Business Objects
5 2 (7.41%) Citrix
6 1 (3.70%) SunGard
6 1 (3.70%) Apple
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