The table below looks at the statistics for Technical Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Technical Analysis over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Analysis
UK
Rank 479 521 455
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -66
Contract jobs citing Technical Analysis 117 97 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.26% 0.19% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.23% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 53 104
Median daily rate £425 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £328 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £575 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £47.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £56.00 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
37444 42299 41509
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.58% 82.71% 79.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 24822 27641 26311
Median daily rate £450 £425 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +0.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £297 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 965 1161 1101
Median hourly rate £35.00 £38.75 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +49.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £57.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.88 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.31% +45.45%

Technical Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Technical Analysis as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Technical Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Technical Analysis
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Technical Analysis within the UK.

Technical Analysis Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Technical Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Analysis within the UK over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

Technical Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Technical Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Technical Analysis within the UK.

Technical Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Technical Analysis
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Analysis within the UK over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

Technical Analysis Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Technical Analysis
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Analysis within the UK over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +58 107 £438 -2.77% 21
London +26 52 £550 +4.76% 6
City of London +3 11 £525 -12.50% 3
West Midlands +10 10 £431 -9.21%
East of England +5 10 £150 -49.15% 2
North West +20 9 £325 - 3
South East -9 9 £425 +6.25% 6
Scotland +23 8 £425 +25.92% 2
East Midlands +6 8 £368 - 1
Manchester +16 7 £325 - 2
Newcastle upon Tyne - 7 £400 -
North East - 7 £400 -
Tyne and Wear - 7 £400 -
Edinburgh +23 6 £425 +25.92% 2
Nottinghamshire +10 6 £368 -
Nottingham +8 6 £368 -
Birmingham +2 5 £444 -
Warwickshire +1 5 £405 -
Peterborough - 4 - -
Cambridgeshire - 4 - -
Essex 0 3 - - 1
Hertfordshire - 3 £150 - 1
Welwyn Garden City - 3 £150 -
Atherstone - 3 £450 -
Berkshire +6 2 £338 -15.62%
Buckinghamshire -2 2 £525 -
Milton Keynes -4 2 £525 -
Northamptonshire - 2 - - 1
Lancashire - 2 £319 -
Bolton - 2 - -

Technical Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Technical Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Technical Analysis.

1 111 (46.25%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (41.67%) SQL
3 84 (35.00%) Banking
4 77 (32.08%) Finance
5 72 (30.00%) SDLC
6 54 (22.50%) Investment Banking
7 52 (21.67%) Migration
8 51 (21.25%) Java
9 45 (18.75%) Pair Programming
10 44 (18.33%) Spring
11 42 (17.50%) Oracle
12 38 (15.83%) Analytical Skills
13 36 (15.00%) Hibernate
14 35 (14.58%) Software Engineering
14 35 (14.58%) Economics
15 34 (14.17%) Workflow
16 33 (13.75%) Scrum
17 32 (13.33%) Open Source
18 31 (12.92%) JavaScript
19 30 (12.50%) .NET
19 30 (12.50%) ITIL
19 30 (12.50%) Project Management
19 30 (12.50%) Risk Management
19 30 (12.50%) Data Transformation
20 28 (11.67%) Continuous Improvement
20 28 (11.67%) Data Migration
21 27 (11.25%) Stakeholder Management
21 27 (11.25%) J2SE
22 26 (10.83%) Continuous Integration
22 26 (10.83%) Degree

Technical Analysis
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (6.25%) Apache Spark
2 10 (4.17%) Apache Solr
3 5 (2.08%) IIS
3 5 (2.08%) SAS
4 4 (1.67%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.83%) CMS
5 2 (0.83%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.83%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.42%) Apache
6 1 (0.42%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.42%) Confluence
6 1 (0.42%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.42%) NetWeaver
6 1 (0.42%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 8 (3.33%) MS Excel
1 8 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
1 8 (3.33%) MS Visio
2 3 (1.25%) MS Office
2 3 (1.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (2.50%) MFGPRO
2 4 (1.67%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.42%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.42%) RMDS
3 1 (0.42%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.42%) SAP EHS
3 1 (0.42%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.42%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.42%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (0.42%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.42%) SAP POS DM
3 1 (0.42%) SAP Retail
3 1 (0.42%) StreamServe
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.42%) GitHub
1 1 (0.42%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.00%) VPN
1 12 (5.00%) WAN
2 11 (4.58%) LAN
2 11 (4.58%) SAN
3 7 (2.92%) Cisco IOS
3 7 (2.92%) Network Security
3 7 (2.92%) Unified Communications
4 6 (2.50%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (2.08%) Internet
6 4 (1.67%) VoIP
7 3 (1.25%) DNS
7 3 (1.25%) FTP
8 2 (0.83%) BGP
8 2 (0.83%) Firewall
8 2 (0.83%) IPsec
8 2 (0.83%) MPLS
8 2 (0.83%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.83%) VLAN
9 1 (0.42%) IP Telephony
9 1 (0.42%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (8.33%) Big Data
2 19 (7.92%) Relational Database
3 18 (7.50%) Oracle Database
4 14 (5.83%) Oracle Database 10g
5 13 (5.42%) BusinessObjects
5 13 (5.42%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (5.42%) SQL Server
6 12 (5.00%) MongoDB
6 12 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 12 (5.00%) QlikView
7 11 (4.58%) Hadoop
7 11 (4.58%) NoSQL
8 9 (3.75%) Redis
8 9 (3.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (2.92%) Apache Hive
9 7 (2.92%) HBase
9 7 (2.92%) Impala
9 7 (2.92%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (2.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (2.50%) DB2
Development Applications
1 11 (4.58%) JIRA
2 10 (4.17%) NUnit
3 9 (3.75%) Maven
4 8 (3.33%) Gradle
4 8 (3.33%) Mockito
5 4 (1.67%) TeamCity
5 4 (1.67%) Visual Studio
6 3 (1.25%) Git (software)
6 3 (1.25%) Subversion
6 3 (1.25%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (0.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.42%) ClearCase
7 1 (0.42%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.42%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.42%) JUnit
7 1 (0.42%) Toad
7 1 (0.42%) WinDbg
General
1 84 (35.00%) Banking
2 77 (32.08%) Finance
3 54 (22.50%) Investment Banking
4 25 (10.42%) Front Office
5 12 (5.00%) Retail
6 10 (4.17%) Telecoms
7 8 (3.33%) Legal
8 4 (1.67%) Back Office
8 4 (1.67%) Electronics
8 4 (1.67%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.25%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.83%) Automotive
10 2 (0.83%) Dutch Language
10 2 (0.83%) French Language
10 2 (0.83%) Games
11 1 (0.42%) German Language
11 1 (0.42%) Marketing
11 1 (0.42%) Prime Brokerage
11 1 (0.42%) Publishing
11 1 (0.42%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 98 (40.83%) Developer
2 70 (29.17%) Analyst
3 44 (18.33%) Agile Developer
4 41 (17.08%) Java Developer
5 34 (14.17%) Agile Java Developer
5 34 (14.17%) Senior Developer
6 29 (12.08%) Business Analyst
7 28 (11.67%) Senior Agile Developer
8 27 (11.25%) Senior Java Developer
8 27 (11.25%) Technical Analyst
9 26 (10.83%) Senior Agile Java Developer
10 23 (9.58%) Architect
11 16 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
12 13 (5.42%) Lead Developer
13 12 (5.00%) .NET Developer
13 12 (5.00%) Angular Developer
13 12 (5.00%) C# Developer
13 12 (5.00%) Java Team Leader
13 12 (5.00%) Lead Java Developer
13 12 (5.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (18.33%) Spring
2 36 (15.00%) Hibernate
3 30 (12.50%) .NET
4 27 (11.25%) J2SE
5 24 (10.00%) HTML
6 22 (9.17%) HTML5
7 18 (7.50%) AngularJS
7 18 (7.50%) WPF
8 12 (5.00%) CSS
8 12 (5.00%) XML
9 11 (4.58%) REST
10 10 (4.17%) Reactive Extensions
10 10 (4.17%) RESTful
11 9 (3.75%) jQuery
12 8 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web API
12 8 (3.33%) NancyFx
12 8 (3.33%) React
12 8 (3.33%) Spring Boot
13 7 (2.92%) .NET Framework
13 7 (2.92%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 38 (15.83%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (7.08%) Computer Science
3 13 (5.42%) Derivative
3 13 (5.42%) Fixed Income
4 12 (5.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 9 (3.75%) Equity Derivative
5 9 (3.75%) Virtual Team
6 7 (2.92%) Grid Computing
7 6 (2.50%) Credit Risk
8 5 (2.08%) Data Centre
8 5 (2.08%) Data Structures
8 5 (2.08%) Mainframe
8 5 (2.08%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.67%) EFT
10 3 (1.25%) Client/Server
10 3 (1.25%) HP Storage
10 3 (1.25%) Learning Management System
10 3 (1.25%) Market Risk
11 2 (0.83%) Clustering
11 2 (0.83%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 24 (10.00%) Windows
2 23 (9.58%) Linux
3 21 (8.75%) Unix
4 8 (3.33%) AIX
5 7 (2.92%) Windows Server
5 7 (2.92%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.42%) HPUX
8 1 (0.42%) MVS
8 1 (0.42%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.42%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (46.25%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (30.00%) SDLC
3 52 (21.67%) Migration
4 45 (18.75%) Pair Programming
5 35 (14.58%) Economics
5 35 (14.58%) Software Engineering
6 34 (14.17%) Workflow
7 33 (13.75%) Scrum
8 32 (13.33%) Open Source
9 30 (12.50%) Data Transformation
9 30 (12.50%) ITIL
9 30 (12.50%) Project Management
9 30 (12.50%) Risk Management
10 28 (11.67%) Continuous Improvement
10 28 (11.67%) Data Migration
11 27 (11.25%) Stakeholder Management
12 26 (10.83%) Continuous Integration
13 21 (8.75%) TDD
14 19 (7.92%) Change Management
15 15 (6.25%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 100 (41.67%) SQL
2 51 (21.25%) Java
3 31 (12.92%) JavaScript
4 24 (10.00%) C#
5 17 (7.08%) PL/SQL
6 9 (3.75%) Python
6 9 (3.75%) Shell Script
6 9 (3.75%) TypeScript
7 7 (2.92%) Scala
8 6 (2.50%) T-SQL
9 5 (2.08%) Apex Code
9 5 (2.08%) VBA
10 3 (1.25%) C++
10 3 (1.25%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.25%) XAML
11 2 (0.83%) ABAP
11 2 (0.83%) C
12 1 (0.42%) COBOL
12 1 (0.42%) JCL
12 1 (0.42%) PHP
Qualifications
1 26 (10.83%) Degree
2 12 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (3.33%) CCNP
4 7 (2.92%) ISEB
4 7 (2.92%) Security Cleared
5 5 (2.08%) CCNA
6 4 (1.67%) MCSE
6 4 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (1.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.25%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.83%) CCDP
8 2 (0.83%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.42%) CCIE
9 1 (0.42%) CCIP
9 1 (0.42%) HNC
9 1 (0.42%) MCSA
9 1 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.42%) SAP Certification
9 1 (0.42%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.25%) QA
2 7 (2.92%) SLA
3 4 (1.67%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.67%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (1.67%) MiFID
4 2 (0.83%) Basel II
4 2 (0.83%) Dodd-Frank
4 2 (0.83%) EMIR
4 2 (0.83%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.83%) SEPA
5 1 (0.42%) GDPR
System Software
1 17 (7.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (3.33%) VMware ESX
3 7 (2.92%) Active Directory
3 7 (2.92%) HDFS
4 6 (2.50%) Hyper-V
4 6 (2.50%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (1.67%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.83%) vSphere
7 1 (0.42%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 7 (2.92%) Cisco CUCM
1 7 (2.92%) Oozie
2 4 (1.67%) Backup Exec
2 4 (1.67%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (1.67%) SCCM
2 4 (1.67%) SCOM
3 2 (0.83%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 42 (17.50%) Oracle
2 21 (8.75%) Microsoft
3 20 (8.33%) VMware
4 13 (5.42%) Cisco
5 10 (4.17%) Citrix
5 10 (4.17%) Dell
6 9 (3.75%) HP
7 8 (3.33%) IBM
8 7 (2.92%) CA Agile Central
8 7 (2.92%) Cloudera
8 7 (2.92%) Palo Alto
8 7 (2.92%) Saba
8 7 (2.92%) SAP
9 6 (2.50%) F5
9 6 (2.50%) QAD
9 6 (2.50%) SolarWinds
10 5 (2.08%) Cognos
10 5 (2.08%) Informatica
10 5 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (1.67%) Symantec
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