The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire 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 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Analyst
Rank 107 89 85
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 15 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.69% 0.53% 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 0.57% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 3
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£363 £343 £140
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.83% +144.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £225 £104
10% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £444 £276
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £335 £345
% change year-on-year
+11.94% -2.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.07 £13.85
% change year-on-year
+17.16% +23.24%
Technical Analyst
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire 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
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2018 1587 1425
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 92.87% 93.68% 94.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1425 1001 751
Average daily rate £360 £340 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £475 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 57 63
Average hourly rate £13.18 £13.20 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.15% -24.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £9.00 £10.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £24.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Technical Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Technical Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Technical Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Technical Analyst Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Technical Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Analyst across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Technical Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Technical Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Technical Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Technical Analyst
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Leeds -17 13 £375 +22.95% 2
Halifax +2 1 - -
Bradford -5 1 £155 -67.36% 1
Technical Analyst
Yorkshire

Technical Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 14 (48.28%) Windows
2 11 (37.93%) Finance
3 9 (31.03%) SQL Server
4 7 (24.14%) SQL
5 6 (20.69%) IBM
5 6 (20.69%) Systems Analysis
6 5 (17.24%) VMware
6 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
6 5 (17.24%) Project Management
6 5 (17.24%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
7 4 (13.79%) ITIL
7 4 (13.79%) PRINCE2
7 4 (13.79%) Active Directory
7 4 (13.79%) Firewall
7 4 (13.79%) Technical Analysis
8 3 (10.34%) Data Centre
8 3 (10.34%) Line Management
8 3 (10.34%) Cisco
8 3 (10.34%) Configuration Management
8 3 (10.34%) T-SQL
8 3 (10.34%) XML
8 3 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
9 2 (6.90%) Data Architecture
9 2 (6.90%) Business Analysis
9 2 (6.90%) Dimensional Modelling
9 2 (6.90%) Kimball Methodology
9 2 (6.90%) Data Stewardship
9 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (6.90%) MS PowerPoint

Technical Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 (6.90%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.45%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.90%) MS Visio
2 2 (6.90%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (6.90%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) Firewall
2 2 (6.90%) LAN
3 1 (3.45%) WAN
3 1 (3.45%) SSL
3 1 (3.45%) SAN
3 1 (3.45%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (3.45%) NAS
3 1 (3.45%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (3.45%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (31.03%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) DB2
3 1 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (37.93%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) XML
2 2 (6.90%) XSLT
2 2 (6.90%) .NET
2 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET
2 2 (6.90%) CSS
3 1 (3.45%) ODBC
3 1 (3.45%) Application Packaging
3 1 (3.45%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.45%) NHS
2 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.45%) Data Integration
2 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (48.28%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.45%) Windows 8
2 1 (3.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.69%) Systems Analysis
2 5 (17.24%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (17.24%) Project Management
3 4 (13.79%) ITIL
3 4 (13.79%) PRINCE2
3 4 (13.79%) Technical Analysis
4 3 (10.34%) Line Management
4 3 (10.34%) Configuration Management
5 2 (6.90%) Data Modelling
5 2 (6.90%) Business Analysis
5 2 (6.90%) Data Security
5 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.90%) Dimensional Modelling
5 2 (6.90%) Data Architecture
5 2 (6.90%) Kimball Methodology
5 2 (6.90%) Data Stewardship
5 2 (6.90%) ETL
6 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (3.45%) Information Assurance
6 1 (3.45%) ArchiMate
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) SQL
2 3 (10.34%) T-SQL
3 2 (6.90%) C#
4 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.45%) MOS
2 1 (3.45%) MCDST
2 1 (3.45%) MCTS
2 1 (3.45%) MCITP
2 1 (3.45%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.45%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (3.45%) MCP
2 1 (3.45%) CCNP
2 1 (3.45%) CCNA
2 1 (3.45%) CCDP
2 1 (3.45%) ISEB
2 1 (3.45%) CISSP
2 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.45%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) SCCM
1 1 (3.45%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) IBM
2 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.24%) VMware
3 3 (10.34%) Cisco
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle
4 1 (3.45%) Citrix
4 1 (3.45%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.45%) McAfee
4 1 (3.45%) Clearswift
4 1 (3.45%) Northgate
4 1 (3.45%) Civica
4 1 (3.45%) Altova
4 1 (3.45%) SonicWALL
4 1 (3.45%) F5
4 1 (3.45%) Splunk
4 1 (3.45%) Trustwave