Period
to 24 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Technical Analyst was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 24 January 2018.

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
24 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 146 169 169
Rank change year-on-year +23 0 +16
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 56 22 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.18% 0.49% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.25% 0.51% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 9 18
East of England median daily rate £450 £385 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.88% -0.65% +3.33%
10th Percentile £215 £249 £218
90th Percentile £550 £505 £458
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
East of England median hourly rate £15.50 £30.94 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -49.90% +23.75% -
10th Percentile £14.75 £15.31 £22.50
90th Percentile £16.25 £39.90 £27.50
England median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -14.29% -30.00% +46.46%

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 4,491 4,338 4,895
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.65% 95.70% 95.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,594 2,478 2,806
East of England median daily rate £415 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.41% -2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £210 £200 £213
90th Percentile £575 £540 £575
England median daily rate £450 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 321 359 498
East of England median hourly rate £19.50 £21.00 £22.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.14% -5.35% +10.94%
10th Percentile £10.66 £11.04 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.50 £47.15
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.50

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 24 January 2018.

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 24 January 2018. 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 +5 20 £450 - 2
Essex +11 11 £550 - 4
Cambridgeshire -18 9 £225 -19.28% 2
Hertfordshire -2 8 £240 -26.15% 5
Suffolk +16 5 £551 +42.99%
East Anglia - 2 - -
Norfolk - 1 - -
Technical Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 January 2018, 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 East of England region featuring Technical Analyst in the job title.

1 22 (39.29%) Business Analysis
2 21 (37.50%) Scrum
3 18 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 15 (26.79%) Migration
6 14 (25.00%) SQL
7 13 (23.21%) Change Management
8 12 (21.43%) Windows
8 12 (21.43%) E-Commerce
8 12 (21.43%) Data Modelling
8 12 (21.43%) Manufacturing
8 12 (21.43%) Marketing
9 11 (19.64%) XML
9 11 (19.64%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (17.86%) User Stories
11 9 (16.07%) API Design
11 9 (16.07%) Waterfall
11 9 (16.07%) REST
11 9 (16.07%) Data Flow Diagram
11 9 (16.07%) Greenfield Project
11 9 (16.07%) SOAP
11 9 (16.07%) SOA
11 9 (16.07%) WSDL
11 9 (16.07%) TDD
11 9 (16.07%) Use Case
11 9 (16.07%) User Acceptance Testing
12 8 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
12 8 (14.29%) JSON
12 8 (14.29%) Retail
12 8 (14.29%) Programme Management

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 4 (7.14%) Confluence
1 4 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.36%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.57%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.79%) Acrobat
3 1 (1.79%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.36%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.50%) Firewall
2 4 (7.14%) WAN
3 3 (5.36%) DHCP
3 3 (5.36%) DNS
3 3 (5.36%) LAN
3 3 (5.36%) Network Security
3 3 (5.36%) TCP/IP
3 3 (5.36%) VLAN
4 2 (3.57%) NAS
4 2 (3.57%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.79%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.79%) Ingres
2 1 (1.79%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (12.50%) JIRA
2 1 (1.79%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.79%) PowerDesigner
2 1 (1.79%) Subversion
2 1 (1.79%) XMLSpy
General
1 12 (21.43%) Manufacturing
1 12 (21.43%) Marketing
2 8 (14.29%) Electronics
2 8 (14.29%) Finance
2 8 (14.29%) Retail
2 8 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.79%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (19.64%) XML
2 9 (16.07%) REST
2 9 (16.07%) SOAP
2 9 (16.07%) WSDL
3 8 (14.29%) JSON
3 8 (14.29%) JSON Schema
4 6 (10.71%) Middleware
5 5 (8.93%) Web Services
6 4 (7.14%) XSD
7 1 (1.79%) J2EE
7 1 (1.79%) XML Schema
7 1 (1.79%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.64%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (16.07%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (12.50%) Data Centre
4 4 (7.14%) IVR
5 3 (5.36%) Mobile App
6 2 (3.57%) Clustering
6 2 (3.57%) Infotainment
7 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.79%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.79%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.79%) Reference Data
7 1 (1.79%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 12 (21.43%) Windows
2 3 (5.36%) Linux
2 3 (5.36%) Windows 7
2 3 (5.36%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.57%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (39.29%) Business Analysis
2 21 (37.50%) Scrum
3 18 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (26.79%) Migration
5 13 (23.21%) Change Management
6 12 (21.43%) Data Modelling
6 12 (21.43%) E-Commerce
7 10 (17.86%) User Stories
8 9 (16.07%) API Design
8 9 (16.07%) Data Flow Diagram
8 9 (16.07%) SOA
8 9 (16.07%) TDD
8 9 (16.07%) Use Case
8 9 (16.07%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (16.07%) Waterfall
9 8 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (14.29%) Change Control
9 8 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
9 8 (14.29%) Programme Management
10 7 (12.50%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (25.00%) SQL
2 5 (8.93%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.79%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (3.57%) CCNA
1 2 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (3.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.79%) Degree
2 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.93%) QA
2 3 (5.36%) SLA
3 1 (1.79%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (5.36%) Active Directory
1 3 (5.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.57%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (1.79%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 16 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 8 (14.29%) SAP
3 6 (10.71%) VMware
4 4 (7.14%) Citrix
5 3 (5.36%) Cisco
6 2 (3.57%) Oracle
7 1 (1.79%) Apple
7 1 (1.79%) Dell
7 1 (1.79%) HP
7 1 (1.79%) hybris
7 1 (1.79%) Planview