The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 August 2015 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Analyst
Rank 123 137 95
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -42
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 23 5 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.68% 0.16% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 0.17% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 1 8
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£450 £275 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% -25.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £275 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £275 £422
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £347 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.06% +6.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £100.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.75 £17.07 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+33.27% +21.92%
Technical Analyst
England

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 West 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 West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3176 2954 2056
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 93.80% 93.36% 92.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 2024 1896 1261
Average daily rate £375 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 226 167 164
Average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +29.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.93 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

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 31 August 2015.

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 31 August 2015. 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 +8 13 £463 +68.18% 1
Bristol -5 4 £243 - 2
Devon - 3 £475 - 1
Dorset -3 2 £400 - 1
Somerset - 1 - -
Technical Analyst
England

Technical Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 12 (36.36%) Windows
2 10 (30.30%) Finance
3 9 (27.27%) Active Directory
3 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 8 (24.24%) SQL
4 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (21.21%) SCCM
6 6 (18.18%) WSUS
6 6 (18.18%) Scrum
6 6 (18.18%) ITIL
7 5 (15.15%) BDD
8 4 (12.12%) Lync
8 4 (12.12%) Network Security
8 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (12.12%) Security Cleared
8 4 (12.12%) SCOM
8 4 (12.12%) Oracle
8 4 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (12.12%) ISEB
8 4 (12.12%) Informatica
8 4 (12.12%) Firewall
8 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (12.12%) Data Centre
9 3 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
9 3 (9.09%) User Experience
9 3 (9.09%) Technical Analysis
9 3 (9.09%) SCDPM
9 3 (9.09%) SCOrch
9 3 (9.09%) SCSM
9 3 (9.09%) Jenkins

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 4 (12.12%) Lync
2 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (9.09%) ATG Dynamo
2 3 (9.09%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (6.06%) IIS
3 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.06%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.03%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle ERP
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) SaaS
1 1 (3.03%) Office 365
1 1 (3.03%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) Firewall
1 4 (12.12%) Network Security
2 3 (9.09%) DHCP
2 3 (9.09%) DNS
3 1 (3.03%) SAN
3 1 (3.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle BI EE
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) JDeveloper
1 3 (9.09%) Selenium
1 3 (9.09%) FitNesse
1 3 (9.09%) WebDriver
1 3 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.06%) JIRA
3 1 (3.03%) Ant
3 1 (3.03%) Toad
General
1 10 (30.30%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Retail
2 2 (6.06%) Marketing
3 1 (3.03%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) XSLT
1 3 (9.09%) Middleware
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (3.03%) Application Packaging
2 1 (3.03%) .NET
2 1 (3.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (12.12%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.09%) User Experience
2 3 (9.09%) Client/Server
2 3 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.06%) Device Driver
3 2 (6.06%) Digital Media
4 1 (3.03%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.03%) Clustering
4 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.03%) Data Extraction
4 1 (3.03%) Visualisation
4 1 (3.03%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 12 (36.36%) Windows
2 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (9.09%) Linux
4 2 (6.06%) Windows XP
4 2 (6.06%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.03%) UNIX
5 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (18.18%) ITIL
2 6 (18.18%) Scrum
3 5 (15.15%) BDD
4 4 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (9.09%) CRM
5 3 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 3 (9.09%) ERP
5 3 (9.09%) SOA
5 3 (9.09%) Workflow
5 3 (9.09%) BPEL
5 3 (9.09%) Automated Testing
5 3 (9.09%) Software Testing
5 3 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (9.09%) Manual Testing
5 3 (9.09%) Data Migration
5 3 (9.09%) Data Protection
5 3 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (9.09%) Migration
5 3 (9.09%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 8 (24.24%) SQL
2 3 (9.09%) Java
2 3 (9.09%) PL/SQL
2 3 (9.09%) XQuery
2 3 (9.09%) Shell Script
2 3 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.03%) C++
3 1 (3.03%) VBScript
3 1 (3.03%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) ISEB
1 4 (12.12%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.09%) DV Cleared
2 3 (9.09%) ISTQB
3 2 (6.06%) Degree
3 2 (6.06%) MCSE
3 2 (6.06%) MCSA
3 2 (6.06%) CISSP
3 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.06%) CISA
3 2 (6.06%) CISM
4 1 (3.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) PCI DSS
2 2 (6.06%) QA
3 1 (3.03%) Solvency II
3 1 (3.03%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.09%) DFS Replication
2 3 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.03%) XenApp
4 1 (3.03%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (21.21%) SCCM
2 6 (18.18%) WSUS
3 4 (12.12%) SCOM
4 3 (9.09%) SCVMM
4 3 (9.09%) SCDPM
4 3 (9.09%) SCOrch
4 3 (9.09%) SCSM
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.12%) Informatica
2 4 (12.12%) Oracle
3 3 (9.09%) Siebel
3 3 (9.09%) ATG
3 3 (9.09%) VMware
4 2 (6.06%) Citrix
5 1 (3.03%) AppSense
5 1 (3.03%) Teradata
5 1 (3.03%) LANDesk
5 1 (3.03%) Nimble Storage
5 1 (3.03%) Cisco
5 1 (3.03%) SAP
5 1 (3.03%) NetApp
5 1 (3.03%) HP
5 1 (3.03%) EMC
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