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 4 May 2016 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Analysis
Rank 531 444 467
Rank change year-on-year
-87 +23
Contract jobs citing Technical Analysis 116 201 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.36% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.46% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 142 106
Median daily rate £485 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.10% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £350 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £494
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £388 £370
% change year-on-year
+16.12% +4.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Median hourly rate £23.00 £23.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -34.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £23.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- -34.28%

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
45369 44062 42291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 81.62% 78.90% 77.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 29987 27471 26430
Median daily rate £438 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1041 1287 1211
Median hourly rate £33.50 £29.82 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.34% -0.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.73 £12.36 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £47.88 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -1.61%

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 4 May 2016.

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
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 4 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -89 113 £493 +1.80% 19
London -70 57 £500 - 8
South East -6 24 £475 +22.58% 3
Milton Keynes +18 14 - -
Buckinghamshire +17 14 - -
North West 0 9 £388 -33.33% 1
East Midlands +1 7 £373 +14.61% 1
Manchester -7 6 £325 -46.93% 1
West Midlands -8 6 £525 +31.25%
Hampshire +3 5 £475 +46.15% 1
Nottingham -6 5 £370 +13.84%
Nottinghamshire -12 5 £370 +13.84%
South West +2 4 £450 +44.00% 2
City of London +23 3 £438 -7.89% 2
Wiltshire +2 3 - -
Midlands -3 3 £475 -
Coventry -5 3 £525 +43.83%
Surrey -7 3 £450 -
West Yorkshire +6 2 £500 +66.66% 2
Portsmouth +2 2 - -
Berkshire +2 2 £425 -10.52% 2
Yorkshire -4 2 £500 +66.66% 3
Leeds -6 2 £500 +66.66% 1
Chiswick - 2 £363 -
Leatherhead - 2 £450 -
Merseyside - 2 - -
East of England +5 1 - - 1
Hertfordshire +5 1 - -
Guildford 0 1 £475 -
Birmingham -1 1 - -

Technical Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, 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 72 (33.80%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (32.86%) Finance
3 63 (29.58%) SQL
4 51 (23.94%) Banking
5 46 (21.60%) Java
6 41 (19.25%) Oracle
7 36 (16.90%) JavaScript
8 34 (15.96%) Project Management
9 33 (15.49%) Unix
9 33 (15.49%) Windows
10 32 (15.02%) CSS
10 32 (15.02%) HTML
11 31 (14.55%) MS Excel
12 30 (14.08%) AngularJS
13 28 (13.15%) SQL Server
14 27 (12.68%) Migration
14 27 (12.68%) Scrum
14 27 (12.68%) E-Commerce
14 27 (12.68%) HTML5
15 25 (11.74%) Degree
15 25 (11.74%) MS Office
15 25 (11.74%) XML
15 25 (11.74%) Linux
16 23 (10.80%) Retail
16 23 (10.80%) Investment Banking
16 23 (10.80%) Business Analysis
17 22 (10.33%) jQuery
17 22 (10.33%) .NET
18 21 (9.86%) Microsoft
18 21 (9.86%) Active Directory

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 19 (8.92%) IIS
2 14 (6.57%) WebSphere
3 13 (6.10%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 12 (5.63%) CMS
5 11 (5.16%) Apache
6 6 (2.82%) SAS
7 5 (2.35%) JBoss
7 5 (2.35%) SharePoint
8 4 (1.88%) Node.js
8 4 (1.88%) WebLogic
9 3 (1.41%) Confluence
10 2 (0.94%) MS Exchange
10 2 (0.94%) Skype for Business
11 1 (0.47%) CICS
11 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.47%) IBM Domino
11 1 (0.47%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.47%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.47%) Tomcat
Applications
1 31 (14.55%) MS Excel
2 25 (11.74%) MS Office
3 9 (4.23%) MS Visio
4 8 (3.76%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (1.88%) MS Project
6 2 (0.94%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 3 (1.41%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.94%) SAP CO
2 2 (0.94%) SAP FI
2 2 (0.94%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (0.94%) Summit
3 1 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.47%) OpenText VIM for SAP
3 1 (0.47%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.47%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.47%) ReMetrica
3 1 (0.47%) Teamcenter
3 1 (0.47%) Towers Watson Igloo
3 1 (0.47%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.41%) Office 365
1 3 (1.41%) SaaS
2 1 (0.47%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.47%) IaaS
2 1 (0.47%) IBM PureFlex
2 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.47%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.10%) LDAP
1 13 (6.10%) SMTP
2 10 (4.69%) Firewall
3 6 (2.82%) DNS
4 5 (2.35%) LAN
4 5 (2.35%) WAN
5 4 (1.88%) SAN
6 3 (1.41%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.94%) Internet
7 2 (0.94%) NAS
7 2 (0.94%) VPN
8 1 (0.47%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.47%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (0.47%) HTTP
8 1 (0.47%) Intranet
8 1 (0.47%) Skype
8 1 (0.47%) Softswitch
8 1 (0.47%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (13.15%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.63%) Oracle Database
3 11 (5.16%) Data Mining
3 11 (5.16%) MongoDB
4 8 (3.76%) Relational Database
5 7 (3.29%) Oracle Database 10g
5 7 (3.29%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (2.82%) QlikView
7 5 (2.35%) NoSQL
8 4 (1.88%) Big Data
9 3 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.94%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.94%) MySQL
10 2 (0.94%) Oracle BI EE
10 2 (0.94%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.94%) Star Schema
10 2 (0.94%) VoltDB
11 1 (0.47%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 7 (3.29%) HP UFT
1 7 (3.29%) Subversion
2 6 (2.82%) Jenkins
2 6 (2.82%) JIRA
2 6 (2.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (2.82%) TeamCity
3 5 (2.35%) JUnit
3 5 (2.35%) Visual Studio
4 3 (1.41%) Eclipse
4 3 (1.41%) Maven
4 3 (1.41%) SoapUI
4 3 (1.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (1.41%) Toad
5 2 (0.94%) Apache Ivy
5 2 (0.94%) Cucumber
5 2 (0.94%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.94%) JBehave
5 2 (0.94%) JMeter
5 2 (0.94%) Mockito
5 2 (0.94%) Selenium
General
1 70 (32.86%) Finance
2 51 (23.94%) Banking
3 23 (10.80%) Investment Banking
3 23 (10.80%) Retail
4 19 (8.92%) Telecoms
5 17 (7.98%) Front Office
6 14 (6.57%) Back Office
7 5 (2.35%) General Ledger
8 3 (1.41%) Games
8 3 (1.41%) Marketing
9 2 (0.94%) Billing
9 2 (0.94%) Legal
10 1 (0.47%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.47%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.47%) Electronics
10 1 (0.47%) French Language
10 1 (0.47%) Law
10 1 (0.47%) Local Government
10 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 58 (27.23%) Developer
2 57 (26.76%) Analyst
3 28 (13.15%) Business Analyst
4 25 (11.74%) Architect
5 24 (11.27%) Technical Analyst
6 18 (8.45%) Consultant
7 17 (7.98%) Project Manager
8 10 (4.69%) Hybris Architect
8 10 (4.69%) Solutions Architect
8 10 (4.69%) Technical Business Analyst
9 9 (4.23%) Angular Developer
10 8 (3.76%) Java Developer
10 8 (3.76%) JavaScript Developer
10 8 (3.76%) Senior Developer
10 8 (3.76%) Test Analyst
11 7 (3.29%) Oracle Developer
11 7 (3.29%) Siebel Developer
11 7 (3.29%) Technical Manager
11 7 (3.29%) Technical Project Manager
12 6 (2.82%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (15.02%) CSS
1 32 (15.02%) HTML
2 30 (14.08%) AngularJS
3 27 (12.68%) HTML5
4 25 (11.74%) XML
5 22 (10.33%) .NET
5 22 (10.33%) jQuery
6 16 (7.51%) SOAP
7 15 (7.04%) J2EE
7 15 (7.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 14 (6.57%) JSON
9 13 (6.10%) Laravel
10 10 (4.69%) .NET Framework
10 10 (4.69%) Hibernate
11 9 (4.23%) Web Services
12 7 (3.29%) Ajax
12 7 (3.29%) RequireJS
13 6 (2.82%) Dojo
14 5 (2.35%) Spring
15 4 (1.88%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.39%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (7.98%) Fixed Income
3 10 (4.69%) Data Centre
3 10 (4.69%) Management Information System
4 8 (3.76%) Derivative
4 8 (3.76%) Equities
5 6 (2.82%) Computer Science
5 6 (2.82%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.88%) IVR
7 3 (1.41%) Data Extraction
7 3 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (0.94%) BYOD
8 2 (0.94%) CMDB
8 2 (0.94%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 2 (0.94%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.94%) Market Risk
8 2 (0.94%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.94%) Public Cloud
8 2 (0.94%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 33 (15.49%) Unix
1 33 (15.49%) Windows
2 25 (11.74%) Linux
3 16 (7.51%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (6.10%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (5.16%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (5.16%) zOS
6 8 (3.76%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.94%) Android
7 2 (0.94%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.94%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.94%) Windows 2000
7 2 (0.94%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.47%) AIX
8 1 (0.47%) CentOS
8 1 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.47%) Solaris
8 1 (0.47%) SUSE
8 1 (0.47%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (0.47%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (33.80%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (15.96%) Project Management
3 27 (12.68%) E-Commerce
3 27 (12.68%) Migration
3 27 (12.68%) Scrum
4 23 (10.80%) Business Analysis
5 21 (9.86%) SDLC
5 21 (9.86%) Workflow
6 20 (9.39%) Continuous Improvement
7 19 (8.92%) DevOps
8 16 (7.51%) Software Engineering
8 16 (7.51%) Test Scripting
9 15 (7.04%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (7.04%) Enterprise Architecture
9 15 (7.04%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (6.57%) Load Balancing
10 14 (6.57%) Regression Testing
10 14 (6.57%) Web Development
11 13 (6.10%) TDD
12 12 (5.63%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 63 (29.58%) SQL
2 46 (21.60%) Java
3 36 (16.90%) JavaScript
4 20 (9.39%) PowerShell
5 18 (8.45%) Python
6 16 (7.51%) C#
7 15 (7.04%) PHP
7 15 (7.04%) VB
8 13 (6.10%) VBA
9 7 (3.29%) PL/SQL
9 7 (3.29%) Shell Script
10 6 (2.82%) C
11 5 (2.35%) TypeScript
12 4 (1.88%) T-SQL
13 3 (1.41%) C++
14 2 (0.94%) Perl
15 1 (0.47%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.47%) Ruby
15 1 (0.47%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.47%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 25 (11.74%) Degree
2 20 (9.39%) Security Cleared
3 14 (6.57%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.41%) ISEB
5 2 (0.94%) BC Cleared
5 2 (0.94%) CISA
5 2 (0.94%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.47%) ACCA
6 1 (0.47%) CCNP
6 1 (0.47%) CIPFA
6 1 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.47%) CISSP
6 1 (0.47%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.47%) GCFA
6 1 (0.47%) MBA
6 1 (0.47%) QiCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.76%) QA
2 5 (2.35%) COREP
3 2 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.94%) SLA
4 1 (0.47%) Basel III
4 1 (0.47%) COBIT
4 1 (0.47%) CRD IV
4 1 (0.47%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.47%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.47%) EMIR
4 1 (0.47%) FISMA
4 1 (0.47%) MiFID
4 1 (0.47%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.47%) Solvency II
System Software
1 21 (9.86%) Active Directory
2 9 (4.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.94%) vSphere
4 1 (0.47%) Docker
4 1 (0.47%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.47%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 8 (3.76%) SCOM
2 4 (1.88%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.94%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (0.94%) SCCM
4 1 (0.47%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.47%) EnCase
4 1 (0.47%) FTK
4 1 (0.47%) Nessus
4 1 (0.47%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.47%) Nmap
4 1 (0.47%) Packer
4 1 (0.47%) vRealize
Vendors
1 41 (19.25%) Oracle
2 21 (9.86%) Microsoft
3 18 (8.45%) VMware
4 15 (7.04%) IBM
5 13 (6.10%) hybris
6 10 (4.69%) HP
7 7 (3.29%) Citrix
7 7 (3.29%) Siebel
8 6 (2.82%) SmartStream
9 5 (2.35%) Sybase
10 3 (1.41%) EMC
10 3 (1.41%) Pega
10 3 (1.41%) TIBCO
11 2 (0.94%) BMC
11 2 (0.94%) Calypso
11 2 (0.94%) Murex
11 2 (0.94%) OpenText
11 2 (0.94%) Rally
11 2 (0.94%) SAP
12 1 (0.47%) Ericsson
Bournemouth, Dorset
Executive Resource Group
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell
Venturi
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
London
HFG
Rate: £525 - £550 per day
Posted: 20 days ago