Period
to 18 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 6 months to 18 June 2018 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
UK > England
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 645 563 631
Rank change year-on-year -82 +68 -94
Contract jobs citing Technical Analysis 208 246 217
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.23% 0.29% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.35% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 141 124
England median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £331 £328 £316
90th Percentile £650 £625 £638
UK median daily rate £525 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +10.53% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 3
England median hourly rate £36.00 £47.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.40% +104.35% -22.69%
10th Percentile £15.60 £40.60 £21.50
90th Percentile £43.20 £63.40 £24.50
UK median hourly rate £36.00 £47.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -23.40% +104.35% -22.69%

Technical Analysis is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 78,000 71,178 81,907
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 85.82% 84.96% 84.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 51,737 46,900 54,625
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +5.59%
10th Percentile £300 £276 £263
90th Percentile £638 £625 £613
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,137 1,897 2,020
England median hourly rate £22.00 £25.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.00% - +19.05%
10th Percentile £11.18 £11.44 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £51.25 £50.59
UK median hourly rate £21.84 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -12.64% - +17.10%

Technical Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Technical Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Analysis in England

Technical Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Analysis in England

Technical Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Analysis in England over the 6 months to 18 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Technical Analysis in England

Technical Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Technical Analysis in England

Technical Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Analysis in England over the 6 months to 18 June 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Technical Analysis in England

Technical Analysis
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 Technical Analysis within the England region over the 6 months to 18 June 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
London -36 130 £550 - 20
South East +11 32 £450 -13.04% 9
North of England -19 24 £238 -37.70% 8
North West -28 12 £269 -23.21% 3
Yorkshire -15 11 £238 -53.66% 3
East of England -19 9 £625 +56.25% 3
Midlands -39 9 £331 -19.70% 8
East Midlands -23 5 £350 -12.50% 1
South West +16 4 £400 +2.56% 4
West Midlands -27 4 £313 -27.54% 7
North East -2 1 - - 2
Technical Analysis
UK

For the 6 months to 18 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Technical Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for Technical Analysis.

1 89 (42.79%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (34.62%) Finance
3 59 (28.37%) SDLC
4 54 (25.96%) Java
5 49 (23.56%) SQL
6 47 (22.60%) Banking
7 39 (18.75%) Problem-Solving
8 37 (17.79%) AngularJS
9 36 (17.31%) JavaScript
10 31 (14.90%) Investment Banking
11 30 (14.42%) Pair Programming
11 30 (14.42%) Oracle
12 29 (13.94%) HTML
12 29 (13.94%) Middleware
12 29 (13.94%) DevOps
13 27 (12.98%) CSS
14 26 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
15 25 (12.02%) Microsoft
16 23 (11.06%) PaaS
16 23 (11.06%) HTML5
16 23 (11.06%) Windows
16 23 (11.06%) Front Office
16 23 (11.06%) React
17 22 (10.58%) TypeScript
17 22 (10.58%) Business Intelligence
17 22 (10.58%) Hadoop
17 22 (10.58%) Business Analysis
18 21 (10.10%) Python
18 21 (10.10%) Relational Database
18 21 (10.10%) LESS

Technical Analysis
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 15 (7.21%) Apache Spark
1 15 (7.21%) Tomcat
2 11 (5.29%) Confluence
3 9 (4.33%) SharePoint
4 7 (3.37%) MS Exchange
4 7 (3.37%) WebLogic
5 5 (2.40%) JBoss
6 3 (1.44%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.96%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.48%) Apache
8 1 (0.48%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.48%) CMS
8 1 (0.48%) ColdFusion
8 1 (0.48%) Documentum
8 1 (0.48%) Liferay
8 1 (0.48%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.48%) PowerExchange
8 1 (0.48%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 9 (4.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.92%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (1.44%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.48%) FrameMaker
4 1 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.48%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 4 (1.92%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 2 (0.96%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (0.96%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.96%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.48%) Maximo
3 1 (0.48%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.48%) Oracle Payroll
3 1 (0.48%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.48%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.48%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.48%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 23 (11.06%) PaaS
2 17 (8.17%) SaaS
3 15 (7.21%) IaaS
4 14 (6.73%) npm
5 11 (5.29%) Microsoft Azure
6 8 (3.85%) Office 365
7 6 (2.88%) Amazon AWS
8 5 (2.40%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
9 4 (1.92%) Force.com
9 4 (1.92%) OpenDNS
10 3 (1.44%) OneDrive
11 2 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (0.96%) OpenShift
11 2 (0.96%) Yammer
12 1 (0.48%) AWS Lambda
12 1 (0.48%) Azure Active Directory
12 1 (0.48%) Azure Data Factory
12 1 (0.48%) Bluemix
12 1 (0.48%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.48%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (7.21%) Firewall
2 10 (4.81%) LAN
3 9 (4.33%) RTMP
4 8 (3.85%) Network Security
4 8 (3.85%) WAN
5 7 (3.37%) DNS
5 7 (3.37%) Internet
6 6 (2.88%) BGP
6 6 (2.88%) OSPF
6 6 (2.88%) SAN
7 5 (2.40%) Intranet
7 5 (2.40%) NGN
8 4 (1.92%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (1.92%) Unified Communications
8 4 (1.92%) VPN
8 4 (1.92%) Wireless
9 2 (0.96%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (0.96%) IP Telephony
9 2 (0.96%) IPsec
9 2 (0.96%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (10.58%) Hadoop
2 21 (10.10%) Relational Database
3 20 (9.62%) Big Data
3 20 (9.62%) MongoDB
4 17 (8.17%) SQL Server
5 13 (6.25%) NoSQL
6 7 (3.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (2.88%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (2.40%) HBase
8 5 (2.40%) Oracle Database
9 4 (1.92%) Maltego
9 4 (1.92%) Redis
10 3 (1.44%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (1.44%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.96%) Data Mining
11 2 (0.96%) OLAP
11 2 (0.96%) Oracle Database 12c
11 2 (0.96%) Oracle OLAP
11 2 (0.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.48%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 18 (8.65%) JIRA
2 17 (8.17%) Jenkins
3 16 (7.69%) Git (software)
4 14 (6.73%) Grunt
4 14 (6.73%) gulp
4 14 (6.73%) webpack
5 8 (3.85%) TeamCity
6 6 (2.88%) Subversion
7 5 (2.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (1.92%) JUnit
8 4 (1.92%) Maven
9 2 (0.96%) ClearCase
9 2 (0.96%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.96%) ERwin
9 2 (0.96%) Gradle
9 2 (0.96%) Mockito
9 2 (0.96%) MSI
9 2 (0.96%) Selenium
9 2 (0.96%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.48%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 72 (34.62%) Finance
2 47 (22.60%) Banking
3 31 (14.90%) Investment Banking
4 23 (11.06%) Front Office
5 13 (6.25%) Retail
6 5 (2.40%) Law
7 4 (1.92%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.44%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.44%) Marketing
9 2 (0.96%) Games
9 2 (0.96%) Legal
9 2 (0.96%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.48%) Automotive
10 1 (0.48%) Back Office
10 1 (0.48%) French Language
Job Titles
1 76 (36.54%) Developer
2 64 (30.77%) Analyst
3 24 (11.54%) Business Analyst
3 24 (11.54%) JavaScript Developer
4 21 (10.10%) Technical Analyst
5 19 (9.13%) Architect
6 18 (8.65%) HTML Developer
7 16 (7.69%) Angular Developer
8 15 (7.21%) Java Developer
9 11 (5.29%) UI Developer
10 10 (4.81%) Security Analyst
10 10 (4.81%) Senior Developer
11 9 (4.33%) .NET Developer
11 9 (4.33%) IT Analyst
12 8 (3.85%) Development Manager
12 8 (3.85%) Software Development Manager
12 8 (3.85%) Software Manager
13 7 (3.37%) C# Developer
13 7 (3.37%) Technical Architect
14 6 (2.88%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (17.79%) AngularJS
2 29 (13.94%) HTML
2 29 (13.94%) Middleware
3 27 (12.98%) CSS
4 23 (11.06%) HTML5
4 23 (11.06%) React
5 21 (10.10%) LESS
6 16 (7.69%) .NET
7 14 (6.73%) Vue (Vue.js)
8 12 (5.77%) REST
8 12 (5.77%) Spring
9 11 (5.29%) Hibernate
9 11 (5.29%) XML
10 10 (4.81%) J2EE
11 9 (4.33%) .NET Framework
11 9 (4.33%) Elastic Stack
11 9 (4.33%) Node.js
12 8 (3.85%) JSON
13 7 (3.37%) JPA
13 7 (3.37%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 26 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (9.62%) Management Information System
3 17 (8.17%) Fixed Income
4 15 (7.21%) Derivative
5 12 (5.77%) Equity Derivative
6 11 (5.29%) Cyberthreat
6 11 (5.29%) User Experience
7 10 (4.81%) Self-Motivation
8 8 (3.85%) Credit Risk
9 7 (3.37%) Computer Science
10 6 (2.88%) Data Centre
10 6 (2.88%) Greenfield Project
10 6 (2.88%) Market Risk
11 5 (2.40%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (1.92%) Equities
12 4 (1.92%) Mobile Payment
13 3 (1.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 3 (1.44%) OTC Derivatives
14 2 (0.96%) Data Structures
14 2 (0.96%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 23 (11.06%) Windows
2 14 (6.73%) Unix
3 9 (4.33%) Linux
4 7 (3.37%) Solaris
5 6 (2.88%) Windows 10
6 5 (2.40%) Windows 8
6 5 (2.40%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.96%) Android
7 2 (0.96%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.96%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.96%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.48%) SUSE
8 1 (0.48%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (0.48%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.48%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (42.79%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (28.37%) SDLC
3 39 (18.75%) Problem-Solving
4 30 (14.42%) Pair Programming
5 29 (13.94%) DevOps
6 22 (10.58%) Business Analysis
6 22 (10.58%) Business Intelligence
7 20 (9.62%) Scrum
8 19 (9.13%) Test Scripting
9 18 (8.65%) Continuous Improvement
10 17 (8.17%) ITIL
10 17 (8.17%) Migration
11 16 (7.69%) Change Management
11 16 (7.69%) Test Automation
12 15 (7.21%) User Acceptance Testing
13 13 (6.25%) Data Modelling
13 13 (6.25%) Software Engineering
13 13 (6.25%) TDD
14 12 (5.77%) Disaster Recovery
14 12 (5.77%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 54 (25.96%) Java
2 49 (23.56%) SQL
3 36 (17.31%) JavaScript
4 22 (10.58%) TypeScript
5 21 (10.10%) Python
6 15 (7.21%) C#
7 14 (6.73%) ES6
8 11 (5.29%) Java 8
9 7 (3.37%) C
9 7 (3.37%) PL/SQL
10 6 (2.88%) Ruby
10 6 (2.88%) Shell Script
11 5 (2.40%) C++
12 3 (1.44%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.96%) Perl
13 2 (0.96%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.48%) Apex Code
14 1 (0.48%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.48%) Embedded C
14 1 (0.48%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 13 (6.25%) Degree
2 9 (4.33%) CISSP
3 6 (2.88%) SC Cleared
3 6 (2.88%) Security Cleared
4 5 (2.40%) CCNP
4 5 (2.40%) Check Point Certification
4 5 (2.40%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (2.40%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (1.44%) CCNA
5 3 (1.44%) PMP
6 2 (0.96%) CCDP
6 2 (0.96%) CCIE
6 2 (0.96%) CCIP
6 2 (0.96%) CGEIT
6 2 (0.96%) CRISC
6 2 (0.96%) ISEB
6 2 (0.96%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.48%) CCSA
7 1 (0.48%) GCFA
7 1 (0.48%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.37%) QA
2 3 (1.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.44%) PMO
3 2 (0.96%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.96%) SLA
4 1 (0.48%) COBIT
4 1 (0.48%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.48%) FISMA
4 1 (0.48%) GCP
4 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (0.48%) NIST 800
System Software
1 14 (6.73%) Docker
2 8 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.88%) Active Directory
3 6 (2.88%) HDFS
4 3 (1.44%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (1.44%) vSphere
5 2 (0.96%) Firmware
5 2 (0.96%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.48%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 15 (7.21%) Ansible
2 14 (6.73%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (3.37%) Single Sign-On
4 4 (1.92%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (1.44%) SCCM
6 2 (0.96%) Data Guard
6 2 (0.96%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (0.96%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (0.96%) Puppet
7 1 (0.48%) ArcSight ESM
7 1 (0.48%) EnCase
7 1 (0.48%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.48%) FTK
7 1 (0.48%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (0.48%) Nessus
7 1 (0.48%) Nmap
Vendors
1 30 (14.42%) Oracle
2 25 (12.02%) Microsoft
3 15 (7.21%) IBM
4 12 (5.77%) CheckPoint
5 11 (5.29%) Salesforce.com
5 11 (5.29%) VMware
6 10 (4.81%) Palo Alto
7 9 (4.33%) Cisco
8 8 (3.85%) Informatica
9 5 (2.40%) Citrix
9 5 (2.40%) FireEye
9 5 (2.40%) MapR
9 5 (2.40%) McAfee
10 4 (1.92%) Blue Coat
10 4 (1.92%) NetApp
10 4 (1.92%) PeopleSoft
10 4 (1.92%) Red Hat
10 4 (1.92%) SolarWinds
11 3 (1.44%) HP
11 3 (1.44%) Sybase