The table below looks at the statistics for Technical Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Technical Analysis over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Analysis
Rank - 118 113
Contract jobs citing Technical Analysis 0 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.12% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.16% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
Median daily rate - £393 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £308
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +21.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £36.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year
- +180.76%
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 West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2592 1829 1882
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 82.16% 75.92% 77.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1577 1117 1002
Median daily rate £400 £388 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £260 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 87 134
Median hourly rate £17.00 £28.69 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.74% -8.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.03 £13.22
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £42.50 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

Technical Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region 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 West Midlands

Technical Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Technical Analysis across the West Midlands region.

Technical Analysis Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Technical Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Technical Analysis across the West Midlands region.

Technical Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Technical Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Technical Analysis.

1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Waterfall
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
1 3 (50.00%) Server Building
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Information Security
2 2 (33.33%) PLM
2 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (33.33%) SOA
2 2 (33.33%) Unix
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) BMC
3 1 (16.67%) NetApp
3 1 (16.67%) Siemens
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (16.67%) MSI
3 1 (16.67%) InstallShield
3 1 (16.67%) AdminStudio
3 1 (16.67%) LAN

Technical Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
1 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (16.67%) MS Project
1 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (16.67%) NAS
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
1 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) AdminStudio
1 1 (16.67%) InstallShield
1 1 (16.67%) MSI
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Architect
1 3 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Lead Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Lead Solutions Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Monitoring Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
1 1 (16.67%) JSON
1 1 (16.67%) Node.js
1 1 (16.67%) REST
1 1 (16.67%) SOAP
1 1 (16.67%) Spring
1 1 (16.67%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (16.67%) Data ONTAP
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Server Building
1 3 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) Information Security
2 2 (33.33%) PLM
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) SOA
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
3 1 (16.67%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) IT Governance
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) BC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
1 1 (16.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) BMC
2 1 (16.67%) EMC
2 1 (16.67%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) NetApp
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Siemens
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