The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Technical Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Technical Analysis over the 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Technical Analysis
London > City of London
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 157 156 195
Rank change year-on-year -1 +39  
Contract jobs citing Technical Analysis 12 7 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.37% 0.21% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.24% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 13
City of London median daily rate £438 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% -5.55%  
10th Percentile £411 £265 £350
90th Percentile £468 £590 £575
London median daily rate £563 £500 £450
% change year-on-year +12.50% +11.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
City of London median hourly rate £41.00 - -
London median hourly rate £41.00 - -

Technical Analysis is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2881 2873 4730
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 88.16% 85.97% 81.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 8890 9138 13095
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15%  
10th Percentile £340 £319 £313
90th Percentile £675 £656 £649
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 90 126
City of London median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -22.44%  
10th Percentile £14.00 £11.25 £14.71
90th Percentile £43.00 £34.53 £55.75
London median hourly rate £26.50 £21.00 £21.69
% change year-on-year +26.19% -3.18%  

Technical Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Technical Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Analysis in the City of London

Technical Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Technical Analysis in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Analysis in the City of London

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Analysis in the City of London over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Technical Analysis in the City of London

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Technical Analysis in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 across the City of London region with a requirement for Technical Analysis.

1 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (36.36%) Finance
3 7 (31.82%) Project Management
3 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Project
3 7 (31.82%) PRINCE2
3 7 (31.82%) Data Analysis
3 7 (31.82%) Business Development
3 7 (31.82%) Waterfall
4 6 (27.27%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (27.27%) CRM
4 6 (27.27%) Banking
5 5 (22.73%) SDLC
6 4 (18.18%) Investment Banking
6 4 (18.18%) Java
6 4 (18.18%) Fintech
7 3 (13.64%) Palo Alto
7 3 (13.64%) ITIL
7 3 (13.64%) OO
7 3 (13.64%) LAN
7 3 (13.64%) WAN
7 3 (13.64%) VPN
7 3 (13.64%) Cisco
7 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
7 3 (13.64%) CCNP
7 3 (13.64%) Hibernate
7 3 (13.64%) VMware
7 3 (13.64%) TDD
7 3 (13.64%) MQSeries
7 3 (13.64%) Citrix

Technical Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 3 (13.64%) MQSeries
2 1 (4.55%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (9.09%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (13.64%) Cisco IOS
1 3 (13.64%) LAN
1 3 (13.64%) Unified Communications
1 3 (13.64%) VPN
1 3 (13.64%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) RDBMS
1 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.55%) Big Data
2 1 (4.55%) Data Mining
2 1 (4.55%) Hazelcast
2 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Maven
2 2 (9.09%) Grunt
2 2 (9.09%) Jasmine
2 2 (9.09%) Karma Test Runner
2 2 (9.09%) webpack
3 1 (4.55%) JIRA
3 1 (4.55%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (36.36%) Finance
2 6 (27.27%) Banking
3 4 (18.18%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.55%) Back Office
4 1 (4.55%) Front Office
4 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (68.18%) Analyst
2 9 (40.91%) Business Analyst
3 7 (31.82%) Developer
4 6 (27.27%) Business Systems Analyst
5 4 (18.18%) Java Developer
6 3 (13.64%) Cisco Analyst
6 3 (13.64%) Cisco Network Analyst
6 3 (13.64%) Network Analyst
7 2 (9.09%) Banking Analyst
7 2 (9.09%) Investment Banking Java Developer
7 2 (9.09%) IT Analyst
7 2 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
8 1 (4.55%) ABAP Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Credit Risk Java Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Product Analyst
8 1 (4.55%) SQL Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Technical Business Analyst
8 1 (4.55%) Technical Product Owner
8 1 (4.55%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) Hibernate
1 3 (13.64%) Spring
2 2 (9.09%) Electron Framework
2 2 (9.09%) HTML
2 2 (9.09%) HTML5
2 2 (9.09%) JMS
2 2 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (9.09%) React
2 2 (9.09%) Redux
2 2 (9.09%) REST
2 2 (9.09%) RxJS
2 2 (9.09%) SOAP
2 2 (9.09%) Web Services
3 1 (4.55%) Akka
3 1 (4.55%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (4.55%) Spring Boot
3 1 (4.55%) Spring Cloud
3 1 (4.55%) XML
3 1 (4.55%) XSL
3 1 (4.55%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Fintech
2 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (9.09%) Reference Data
2 2 (9.09%) User Experience
3 1 (4.55%) Credit Risk
3 1 (4.55%) Derivative
3 1 (4.55%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
1 1 (4.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (31.82%) Business Development
2 7 (31.82%) Data Analysis
2 7 (31.82%) PRINCE2
2 7 (31.82%) Project Management
2 7 (31.82%) Waterfall
3 6 (27.27%) CRM
3 6 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (22.73%) SDLC
5 3 (13.64%) Business Analysis
5 3 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (13.64%) ITIL
5 3 (13.64%) Network Management
5 3 (13.64%) OO
5 3 (13.64%) TDD
6 2 (9.09%) Data Management
6 2 (9.09%) Data Modelling
6 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
6 2 (9.09%) OOP
6 2 (9.09%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) Java
2 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
2 2 (9.09%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) TypeScript
3 1 (4.55%) ABAP
3 1 (4.55%) AWK
3 1 (4.55%) C#
3 1 (4.55%) C-shell
3 1 (4.55%) Korn
3 1 (4.55%) Kotlin
3 1 (4.55%) Scala
3 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) CCNP
1 3 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.55%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) QA
1 2 (9.09%) SEPA
2 1 (4.55%) MiFID
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (4.55%) Ansible
2 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Cisco
1 3 (13.64%) Citrix
1 3 (13.64%) F5
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
1 3 (13.64%) Palo Alto
1 3 (13.64%) SolarWinds
1 3 (13.64%) VMware
2 1 (4.55%) IBM
2 1 (4.55%) ION Trading
2 1 (4.55%) SAP
2 1 (4.55%) TIBCO