Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Technical Analyst was £440 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 151 166 181
Rank change year-on-year +15 +15 +17
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 52 21 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.02% 0.44% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.08% 0.46% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 11 12
East of England median daily rate £440 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.71% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £211 £210 £193
90th Percentile £550 £475 £449
England median daily rate £445 £435 £400
% change year-on-year +2.30% +8.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 4
East of England median hourly rate £16.00 £23.19 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.00% +15.94% +17.65%
England median hourly rate £16.00 £17.25 £24.00
% change year-on-year -7.25% -28.13% +40.60%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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
East of England
Contract vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 4801 4588 5650
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.95% 95.70% 95.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2760 2650 3306
East of England median daily rate £413 £388 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.45% +0.65% +2.67%
10th Percentile £200 £200 £206
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 380 366 538
East of England median hourly rate £17.75 £21.88 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.86% +4.17% +5.00%
10th Percentile £11.11 £11.33 £10.68
90th Percentile £47.50 £46.75 £43.75
England median hourly rate £18.69 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +1.00% +2.78% +9.09%

Technical Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings that featured Technical Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Analyst in the East of England

Technical Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Technical Analyst in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Analyst in the East of England

Technical Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Analyst in the East of England over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Technical Analyst in the East of England

Technical Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Analyst in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Technical Analyst in the East of England

Technical Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire +3 16 £415 -6.48%
Hertfordshire -2 10 £240 -10.28%
Essex -7 10 £531 +130.98%
Cambridgeshire -16 8 - - 3
Suffolk +20 5 £551 +19.03%
Norfolk - 2 - -
East Anglia - 1 - -
Technical Analyst
England

Technical Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, Technical Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region featuring Technical Analyst in the job title.

1 19 (36.54%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (32.69%) Business Analysis
3 15 (28.85%) Scrum
4 13 (25.00%) Migration
4 13 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 13 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (21.15%) SQL
5 11 (21.15%) Windows
5 11 (21.15%) Change Management
6 10 (19.23%) Manufacturing
6 10 (19.23%) Marketing
6 10 (19.23%) User Stories
7 9 (17.31%) E-Commerce
8 8 (15.38%) Data Modelling
8 8 (15.38%) XML
8 8 (15.38%) Firewall
8 8 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (15.38%) Change Control
9 7 (13.46%) Data Centre
9 7 (13.46%) SAP
9 7 (13.46%) CRM
10 6 (11.54%) SOAP
10 6 (11.54%) Web Services
10 6 (11.54%) SOA
10 6 (11.54%) PL/SQL
10 6 (11.54%) Middleware
10 6 (11.54%) WSDL
10 6 (11.54%) TDD
10 6 (11.54%) Finance
10 6 (11.54%) VMware

Technical Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 2 (3.85%) Confluence
1 2 (3.85%) IIS
1 2 (3.85%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.92%) Acrobat
2 1 (1.92%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Office 365
1 1 (1.92%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.38%) Firewall
2 4 (7.69%) WAN
3 3 (5.77%) LAN
3 3 (5.77%) Network Security
3 3 (5.77%) TCP/IP
3 3 (5.77%) VLAN
4 2 (3.85%) NAS
4 2 (3.85%) SAN
5 1 (1.92%) DHCP
5 1 (1.92%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.85%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.92%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.92%) Ingres
2 1 (1.92%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (9.62%) JIRA
2 1 (1.92%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.92%) PowerDesigner
2 1 (1.92%) XMLSpy
General
1 10 (19.23%) Manufacturing
1 10 (19.23%) Marketing
2 6 (11.54%) Finance
3 5 (9.62%) Electronics
3 5 (9.62%) Telecoms
4 4 (7.69%) Retail
5 1 (1.92%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (15.38%) XML
2 6 (11.54%) Middleware
2 6 (11.54%) REST
2 6 (11.54%) SOAP
2 6 (11.54%) Web Services
2 6 (11.54%) WSDL
3 5 (9.62%) JSON
3 5 (9.62%) JSON Schema
3 5 (9.62%) XSD
4 1 (1.92%) J2EE
4 1 (1.92%) XML Schema
4 1 (1.92%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (13.46%) Data Centre
3 6 (11.54%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (7.69%) IVR
4 4 (7.69%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.85%) Clustering
6 1 (1.92%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.92%) EPoS
6 1 (1.92%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.92%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.92%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.92%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 11 (21.15%) Windows
2 3 (5.77%) Linux
2 3 (5.77%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.85%) Windows 2000
3 2 (3.85%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.92%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (36.54%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (32.69%) Business Analysis
3 15 (28.85%) Scrum
4 13 (25.00%) Migration
5 11 (21.15%) Change Management
6 10 (19.23%) User Stories
7 9 (17.31%) E-Commerce
8 8 (15.38%) Change Control
8 8 (15.38%) Data Modelling
8 8 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (13.46%) CRM
10 6 (11.54%) API Design
10 6 (11.54%) Data Flow Diagram
10 6 (11.54%) Data Integration
10 6 (11.54%) SOA
10 6 (11.54%) TDD
10 6 (11.54%) Use Case
10 6 (11.54%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (11.54%) Waterfall
10 6 (11.54%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 11 (21.15%) SQL
2 6 (11.54%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.92%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (3.85%) CCNA
1 2 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (3.85%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.54%) QA
2 1 (1.92%) GDPR
2 1 (1.92%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.85%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (1.92%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 13 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (13.46%) SAP
3 6 (11.54%) VMware
4 4 (7.69%) Citrix
5 3 (5.77%) Cisco
5 3 (5.77%) Oracle
6 1 (1.92%) Apple
6 1 (1.92%) CA
6 1 (1.92%) Dell
6 1 (1.92%) HP
6 1 (1.92%) hybris
6 1 (1.92%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.92%) Planview