Period
to 23 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Senior Technical Analyst was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 23 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.

Senior Technical Analyst
UK > England
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 829 833 838
Rank change year-on-year +4 +5 -25
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Technical Analyst 28 40 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.030% 0.041% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.043% 0.033%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 27 17
England median daily rate £425 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% -10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £359 £269 £320
90th Percentile £494 £525 £660
UK median daily rate £425 £450 £490
% change year-on-year -5.56% -8.16% +8.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
England median hourly rate - - £33.00
UK median hourly rate - - £33.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in 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
England
Contract vacancies in England with a recognized job title 89884 92670 98656
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.76% 94.76% 95.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 59938 60988 63819
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2667 3006 3819
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.97 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.90 £47.00 £45.00
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%

Senior Technical Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Technical Analyst in England

Senior Technical Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Technical Analyst in England

Senior Technical Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Technical Analyst in England over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior Technical Analyst in England

Senior Technical Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Senior Technical Analyst in England

Senior Technical Analyst
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Technical Analyst within the England region over the 6 months to 23 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
London -21 12 £425 -15.00% 1
South West +1 8 £338 -6.90%
South East +10 7 £425 - 1
North of England +46 1 - - 1
Yorkshire +16 1 - - 1
Senior Technical Analyst
UK

Senior Technical Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Senior 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 England region featuring Senior Technical Analyst in the job title.

1 8 (28.57%) Finance
1 8 (28.57%) Windows
2 7 (25.00%) Scrum
2 7 (25.00%) Unix
2 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (25.00%) JIRA
3 6 (21.43%) Test Automation
3 6 (21.43%) BDD
3 6 (21.43%) Banking
3 6 (21.43%) Middleware
3 6 (21.43%) Linux
3 6 (21.43%) Oracle
4 5 (17.86%) Red Hat
4 5 (17.86%) Migration
5 4 (14.29%) Forcepoint
5 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ
5 4 (14.29%) SLA
5 4 (14.29%) IBM
5 4 (14.29%) Tomcat
5 4 (14.29%) MQSeries
5 4 (14.29%) MS Exchange
5 4 (14.29%) SOA
5 4 (14.29%) Java
5 4 (14.29%) .NET
5 4 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (14.29%) QA
5 4 (14.29%) WebSphere
5 4 (14.29%) SCCM

Senior Technical Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (14.29%) MQSeries
1 4 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 4 (14.29%) Tomcat
1 4 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 3 (10.71%) JBoss
3 1 (3.57%) Apache
3 1 (3.57%) Apache Pig
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Loan IQ
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) Apache Hive
1 1 (3.57%) Big Data
1 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.57%) Hadoop
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (25.00%) JIRA
2 3 (10.71%) Cucumber
2 3 (10.71%) Gatling
2 3 (10.71%) Git (software)
2 3 (10.71%) Selenium
2 3 (10.71%) SoapUI
General
1 8 (28.57%) Finance
2 6 (21.43%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) Middleware
2 4 (14.29%) .NET
2 4 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (10.71%) GWT
3 3 (10.71%) HTML
3 3 (10.71%) Web Services
4 1 (3.57%) OAuth
4 1 (3.57%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (10.71%) CMDB
1 3 (10.71%) Mobile App
1 3 (10.71%) User Experience
2 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (28.57%) Windows
2 7 (25.00%) Unix
3 6 (21.43%) Linux
4 4 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (7.14%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (3.57%) Android
6 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (25.00%) Scrum
2 6 (21.43%) BDD
2 6 (21.43%) Test Automation
3 5 (17.86%) Migration
4 4 (14.29%) Acceptance Criteria
4 4 (14.29%) SOA
5 3 (10.71%) API Testing
5 3 (10.71%) BPMN
5 3 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (10.71%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 3 (10.71%) Exploratory Testing
5 3 (10.71%) ITIL
5 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
5 3 (10.71%) Mobile Application Development
5 3 (10.71%) Scenario Testing
5 3 (10.71%) Sequence Diagram
5 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (10.71%) UML
5 3 (10.71%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.29%) Java
2 3 (10.71%) C++
2 3 (10.71%) Groovy
2 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
2 3 (10.71%) Perl
2 3 (10.71%) PHP
2 3 (10.71%) SQL
3 2 (7.14%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (3.57%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) QA
1 4 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) AirWatch
1 4 (14.29%) SCCM
2 1 (3.57%) Ansible
2 1 (3.57%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (3.57%) HP SIM
2 1 (3.57%) Puppet
2 1 (3.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) Oracle
2 5 (17.86%) Red Hat
3 4 (14.29%) AlienVault
3 4 (14.29%) Forcepoint
3 4 (14.29%) IBM
4 3 (10.71%) Atlassian
4 3 (10.71%) PeopleSoft
4 3 (10.71%) SAP
5 1 (3.57%) HP
5 1 (3.57%) Informatica