Period
to 22 January 2022

The median contractor rate for a Technical Analyst was £523 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 22 January 2022.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Analyst
Central London > City of London
6 months to
22 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 159 94 161
Rank change year-on-year -65 +67 +62
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 31 31 36
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.78% 1.48% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 1.61% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 24 30
10th Percentile £301 £293 £366
25th Percentile £444 £394 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £523 £475 £485
Median % change year-on-year +10.11% -2.06% +4.86%
75th Percentile £633 £497 £569
90th Percentile £647 £538 £638
Central London median daily rate £524 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +10.32% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile - - £18.75
Median hourly rate - - £19.50
75th Percentile - - £20.25
90th Percentile - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - £19.50
% change year-on-year - - -35.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
City of London
Contract vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 3,665 1,929 4,652
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.34% 92.39% 93.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,840 1,457 3,664
10th Percentile £358 £306 £300
25th Percentile £463 £413 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £515 £500
Median % change year-on-year +6.80% +3.00% -
75th Percentile £650 £603 £600
90th Percentile £750 £688 £675
Central London median daily rate £550 £510 £500
% change year-on-year +7.84% +2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 20 60
10th Percentile £13.88 £16.58 £12.38
25th Percentile £18.63 £20.74 £14.19
Median hourly rate £34.75 £24.75 £19.75
Median % change year-on-year +40.40% +25.32% +5.61%
75th Percentile £51.50 £36.69 £25.50
90th Percentile £62.50 £46.18 £49.50
Central London median hourly rate £35.00 £26.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +32.08% +32.50% +6.95%

Technical Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured Technical Analyst in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Analyst in the City of London

Technical Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Technical Analyst in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Technical Analyst in the City of London

Technical Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Technical Analyst in the City of London over the 6 months to 22 January 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Technical Analyst in the City of London

Technical Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Technical Analyst in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for Technical Analyst in the City of London

Technical Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Analyst within the City of London region over the 6 months to 22 January 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
London Bridge - 1 £220 -
Technical Analyst
Central London

Technical Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 January 2022, Technical Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region featuring Technical Analyst in the job title.

1 14 (45.16%) SQL
2 13 (41.94%) Finance
3 11 (35.48%) Social Skills
4 9 (29.03%) Microsoft Excel
4 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (25.81%) JIRA
6 6 (19.35%) Banking
6 6 (19.35%) Requirements Gathering
6 6 (19.35%) User Stories
7 5 (16.13%) Confluence
7 5 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (16.13%) ETL
7 5 (16.13%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (12.90%) Windows
8 4 (12.90%) Migration
8 4 (12.90%) Release Management
9 3 (9.68%) Software Delivery
9 3 (9.68%) Reinsurance
9 3 (9.68%) Analytics
9 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (9.68%) Problem-Solving
9 3 (9.68%) Data Development
9 3 (9.68%) Insurtech
9 3 (9.68%) Project Delivery
9 3 (9.68%) Backlog Management
9 3 (9.68%) Backlog Prioritisation
9 3 (9.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (9.68%) Derivative
9 3 (9.68%) Investment Banking

Technical Analyst Skill Set
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 5 (16.13%) Confluence
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (3.23%) CMS
3 1 (3.23%) IIS
3 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (29.03%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (9.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (3.23%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle FAH
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
2 1 (3.23%) Elite 3E
2 1 (3.23%) IBM Planning Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft 365
2 1 (3.23%) Azure
2 1 (3.23%) Force.com
2 1 (3.23%) GitHub
2 1 (3.23%) Mimecast
2 1 (3.23%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
2 1 (3.23%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Internet
1 1 (3.23%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (3.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.23%) Data Vault
3 1 (3.23%) Metadata
3 1 (3.23%) Semantic Layer
Development Applications
1 8 (25.81%) JIRA
2 1 (3.23%) ERwin
General
1 13 (41.94%) Finance
2 11 (35.48%) Social Skills
3 6 (19.35%) Banking
4 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (9.68%) Investment Banking
5 2 (6.45%) General Ledger
5 2 (6.45%) Organisational Skills
5 2 (6.45%) Presentation Skills
5 2 (6.45%) Prime Brokerage
5 2 (6.45%) Retail
6 1 (3.23%) Back Office
6 1 (3.23%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (3.23%) Documentation Skills
6 1 (3.23%) Influencing Skills
6 1 (3.23%) Law
6 1 (3.23%) Legal
6 1 (3.23%) Retail Banking
6 1 (3.23%) Synthetic Prime Brokerage
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) .NET
2 2 (6.45%) XML
3 1 (3.23%) ADO
3 1 (3.23%) LDAP
3 1 (3.23%) Middleware
3 1 (3.23%) SailPoint
3 1 (3.23%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Derivative
1 3 (9.68%) Reinsurance
2 2 (6.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.23%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.23%) Equity Derivative
3 1 (3.23%) Fixed Income
3 1 (3.23%) Interest Rate Derivative
3 1 (3.23%) Legacy Systems
3 1 (3.23%) Synthetic Equity
3 1 (3.23%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Windows
2 2 (6.45%) Unix
2 2 (6.45%) Windows 10
2 2 (6.45%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.23%) Android
3 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.23%) Linux
3 1 (3.23%) Solaris
3 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (19.35%) Requirements Gathering
2 6 (19.35%) User Stories
3 5 (16.13%) ETL
3 5 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (12.90%) Migration
4 4 (12.90%) Release Management
5 3 (9.68%) Analytics
5 3 (9.68%) Backlog Management
5 3 (9.68%) Backlog Prioritisation
5 3 (9.68%) Data Development
5 3 (9.68%) Insurtech
5 3 (9.68%) ITIL
5 3 (9.68%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (9.68%) Project Delivery
5 3 (9.68%) Software Delivery
6 2 (6.45%) Data Analysis
6 2 (6.45%) Scrum
6 2 (6.45%) Software Engineering
6 2 (6.45%) UML
Programming Languages
1 14 (45.16%) SQL
2 3 (9.68%) C#
3 2 (6.45%) Java
4 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.23%) Python
4 1 (3.23%) R
4 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.23%) TypeScript
4 1 (3.23%) VB
4 1 (3.23%) VB.NET
4 1 (3.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) ACCA
2 1 (3.23%) CIMA
2 1 (3.23%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (3.23%) MCP
2 1 (3.23%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.23%) PMP
2 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) GAAP
1 2 (6.45%) IFRS
2 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Active Directory Federation Services
Vendors
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.45%) Murex
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle
3 1 (3.23%) Adobe
3 1 (3.23%) Calypso
3 1 (3.23%) Cisco
3 1 (3.23%) Citrix
3 1 (3.23%) Cognos
3 1 (3.23%) IBM
3 1 (3.23%) iManage
3 1 (3.23%) Informatica
3 1 (3.23%) Intapp
3 1 (3.23%) Meraki
3 1 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.23%) Sun