Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 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
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 632 601 635
Rank change year-on-year -31 +34 -85
Contract jobs citing Technical Analysis 218 227 218
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.23% 0.26% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.30% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 134 126
England median daily rate £550 £520 £446
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.77% +16.59% -5.61%
10th Percentile £350 £265 £319
90th Percentile £650 £625 £600
UK median daily rate £550 £500 £445
% change year-on-year +10.00% +12.36% -1.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 7
England median hourly rate £45.00 £42.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -1.18% -
UK median hourly rate £31.75 £42.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -24.40% -1.18% -

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 79,094 74,739 82,440
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 84.88% 84.03% 82.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 53,258 49,884 54,445
England median daily rate £455 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% +2.94% +4.94%
10th Percentile £295 £270 £263
90th Percentile £638 £625 £606
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,909 2,039 2,421
England median hourly rate £24.56 £25.00 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.76% +5.26% +16.74%
10th Percentile £11.50 £11.37 £11.38
90th Percentile £50.55 £49.75 £50.00
UK median hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -4.00% - +24.22%

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 23 February 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
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 23 February 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 -35 133 £550 -8.33% 14
South East +16 33 £475 +11.76% 15
North of England +20 19 £419 +11.67% 6
East of England -16 16 £625 +273.13% 4
Midlands -8 15 £331 -11.67% 8
North West 0 11 £400 +10.50% 4
West Midlands +6 10 £313 -27.54% 4
Yorkshire 0 7 £430 +65.07% 2
East Midlands -10 5 £350 -5.41% 4
South West +15 2 £415 +32.80% 3
North East +42 1 - -
Technical Analysis
UK

For the 6 months to 23 February 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.

1 111 (50.92%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (33.03%) Finance
3 68 (31.19%) SQL
4 67 (30.73%) SDLC
5 64 (29.36%) Banking
6 57 (26.15%) JavaScript
7 55 (25.23%) Java
8 49 (22.48%) Investment Banking
9 44 (20.18%) AngularJS
10 42 (19.27%) C#
11 39 (17.89%) .NET
11 39 (17.89%) Pair Programming
12 37 (16.97%) HTML
12 37 (16.97%) HTML5
13 34 (15.60%) CSS
14 31 (14.22%) DevOps
15 30 (13.76%) Spring
15 30 (13.76%) Microsoft
16 29 (13.30%) Mentoring
16 29 (13.30%) React
17 28 (12.84%) CRM
18 27 (12.39%) Oracle
18 27 (12.39%) Software Engineering
18 27 (12.39%) Analytical Skills
19 26 (11.93%) Ansible
20 25 (11.47%) PaaS
20 25 (11.47%) Derivative
21 24 (11.01%) Fixed Income
21 24 (11.01%) Migration
21 24 (11.01%) Git (software)

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 17 (7.80%) Tomcat
2 13 (5.96%) WebLogic
3 12 (5.50%) Confluence
4 11 (5.05%) JBoss
5 8 (3.67%) Apache Spark
5 8 (3.67%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.38%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (1.38%) MQSeries
6 3 (1.38%) Oracle Coherence
7 2 (0.92%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.46%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.46%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.46%) SAS
8 1 (0.46%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (2.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.46%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (5.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (3.67%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 2 (0.92%) Misys Midas
4 1 (0.46%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.46%) Oracle Payroll
4 1 (0.46%) PeopleSoft Financials
4 1 (0.46%) PeopleSoft HCM
Cloud Services
1 25 (11.47%) PaaS
2 20 (9.17%) IaaS
2 20 (9.17%) npm
2 20 (9.17%) SaaS
3 13 (5.96%) Dynamics 365
3 13 (5.96%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (3.67%) Office 365
5 3 (1.38%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.38%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (1.38%) OneDrive
5 3 (1.38%) OpenDNS
5 3 (1.38%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
6 2 (0.92%) Force.com
7 1 (0.46%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.46%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.46%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.67%) DNS
2 7 (3.21%) Firewall
3 5 (2.29%) LAN
4 4 (1.83%) Internet
4 4 (1.83%) Network Security
4 4 (1.83%) SAN
4 4 (1.83%) WAN
5 3 (1.38%) BGP
5 3 (1.38%) Cisco Wireless
5 3 (1.38%) DHCP
5 3 (1.38%) Intranet
5 3 (1.38%) NGN
5 3 (1.38%) OSPF
5 3 (1.38%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.38%) Wireless
6 1 (0.46%) 3GPP
6 1 (0.46%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.46%) VoIP
6 1 (0.46%) VPN
6 1 (0.46%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (10.09%) MongoDB
2 21 (9.63%) NoSQL
2 21 (9.63%) SQL Server
3 14 (6.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (4.59%) Relational Database
5 8 (3.67%) Big Data
6 4 (1.83%) Hadoop
6 4 (1.83%) Oracle Database
6 4 (1.83%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (1.83%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (1.83%) Redis
7 3 (1.38%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (1.38%) Hazelcast
7 3 (1.38%) HBase
7 3 (1.38%) Maltego
7 3 (1.38%) Spark SQL
8 2 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.46%) OLAP
9 1 (0.46%) Oracle OLAP
9 1 (0.46%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 24 (11.01%) Git (software)
2 23 (10.55%) JIRA
3 21 (9.63%) Grunt
3 21 (9.63%) gulp
4 20 (9.17%) Jenkins
4 20 (9.17%) webpack
5 11 (5.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 11 (5.05%) Maven
5 11 (5.05%) Subversion
6 5 (2.29%) JUnit
6 5 (2.29%) NUnit
7 4 (1.83%) Cucumber
7 4 (1.83%) Gradle
7 4 (1.83%) Mockito
8 3 (1.38%) SonarQube
8 3 (1.38%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.46%) JSUnit
9 1 (0.46%) Metasploit
9 1 (0.46%) MSI
9 1 (0.46%) Selenium
General
1 72 (33.03%) Finance
2 64 (29.36%) Banking
3 49 (22.48%) Investment Banking
4 22 (10.09%) Front Office
5 11 (5.05%) Law
6 7 (3.21%) Retail
7 4 (1.83%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.38%) Automotive
8 3 (1.38%) Back Office
8 3 (1.38%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.38%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.92%) French Language
9 2 (0.92%) Legal
9 2 (0.92%) Marketing
10 1 (0.46%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 106 (48.62%) Developer
2 59 (27.06%) Analyst
3 36 (16.51%) JavaScript Developer
4 31 (14.22%) Java Developer
5 25 (11.47%) Technical Analyst
6 22 (10.09%) HTML Developer
7 21 (9.63%) Architect
7 21 (9.63%) Business Analyst
7 21 (9.63%) UI Developer
8 18 (8.26%) Angular Developer
8 18 (8.26%) C# Developer
9 13 (5.96%) Senior Developer
10 12 (5.50%) Credit Risk Developer
11 10 (4.59%) Consultant
11 10 (4.59%) Solutions Architect
12 9 (4.13%) C# WPF Developer
12 9 (4.13%) Market Risk Developer
12 9 (4.13%) Salesforce Developer
12 9 (4.13%) WCF Developer
12 9 (4.13%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (20.18%) AngularJS
2 39 (17.89%) .NET
3 37 (16.97%) HTML
3 37 (16.97%) HTML5
4 34 (15.60%) CSS
5 30 (13.76%) Spring
6 29 (13.30%) React
7 24 (11.01%) LESS
8 21 (9.63%) Middleware
9 20 (9.17%) Vue (Vue.js)
10 19 (8.72%) Hibernate
11 16 (7.34%) Reactive Extensions
12 15 (6.88%) .NET Framework
12 15 (6.88%) REST
12 15 (6.88%) WCF
12 15 (6.88%) WPF
13 14 (6.42%) J2EE
14 13 (5.96%) J2SE
15 12 (5.50%) RESTful
16 11 (5.05%) Task Parallel Library
Miscellaneous
1 27 (12.39%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (11.47%) Derivative
3 24 (11.01%) Fixed Income
4 23 (10.55%) Equity Derivative
5 21 (9.63%) Enterprise Software
6 20 (9.17%) Credit Risk
6 20 (9.17%) Market Risk
7 11 (5.05%) Virtual Team
8 10 (4.59%) Management Information System
9 9 (4.13%) Equities
10 8 (3.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 7 (3.21%) User Experience
12 6 (2.75%) Computer Science
12 6 (2.75%) Reference Data
13 4 (1.83%) CMDB
13 4 (1.83%) Cyberthreat
14 3 (1.38%) Interest Rate Derivative
14 3 (1.38%) OTC Derivatives
14 3 (1.38%) SWIFT
15 2 (0.92%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 18 (8.26%) Unix
2 17 (7.80%) Windows
3 12 (5.50%) Solaris
4 10 (4.59%) Linux
5 8 (3.67%) Windows Server
5 8 (3.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (1.83%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.38%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.46%) Android
8 1 (0.46%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.46%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.46%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (0.46%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.46%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.46%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (50.92%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (30.73%) SDLC
3 39 (17.89%) Pair Programming
4 31 (14.22%) DevOps
5 29 (13.30%) Mentoring
6 28 (12.84%) CRM
7 27 (12.39%) Software Engineering
8 24 (11.01%) Migration
9 23 (10.55%) Business Analysis
10 22 (10.09%) Scrum
10 22 (10.09%) Test Scripting
11 20 (9.17%) MVVM
12 18 (8.26%) Continuous Improvement
12 18 (8.26%) Service Management
12 18 (8.26%) Workflow
13 17 (7.80%) Project Planning
14 16 (7.34%) Enterprise Architecture
15 15 (6.88%) Stress Testing
15 15 (6.88%) User Acceptance Testing
16 14 (6.42%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 68 (31.19%) SQL
2 57 (26.15%) JavaScript
3 55 (25.23%) Java
4 42 (19.27%) C#
5 24 (11.01%) TypeScript
6 20 (9.17%) ES6
7 16 (7.34%) T-SQL
8 12 (5.50%) C
9 7 (3.21%) PL/SQL
10 6 (2.75%) Python
10 6 (2.75%) Scala
11 5 (2.29%) PowerShell
11 5 (2.29%) Shell Script
12 4 (1.83%) Bash Shell
13 3 (1.38%) Kotlin
14 2 (0.92%) C++
14 2 (0.92%) VBA
15 1 (0.46%) Perl
15 1 (0.46%) PHP
15 1 (0.46%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (4.59%) Degree
2 6 (2.75%) CISSP
3 5 (2.29%) CCNA
3 5 (2.29%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (2.29%) MCSE
3 5 (2.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (1.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (1.38%) Check Point Certification
5 3 (1.38%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (1.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (0.92%) Master's Degree
6 2 (0.92%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.92%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.46%) CASP
7 1 (0.46%) CCDP
7 1 (0.46%) CRISC
7 1 (0.46%) GCFE
7 1 (0.46%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.46%) PMP
7 1 (0.46%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.29%) QA
2 3 (1.38%) SEPA
3 2 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.92%) SLA
4 1 (0.46%) Basel II
4 1 (0.46%) COBIT
4 1 (0.46%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.46%) FISMA
4 1 (0.46%) GDPR
4 1 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (0.46%) NIST 800
4 1 (0.46%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.46%) PMO
System Software
1 22 (10.09%) Docker
2 10 (4.59%) Active Directory
3 6 (2.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.83%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (1.83%) vSphere
5 3 (1.38%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 3 (1.38%) HDFS
6 1 (0.46%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 26 (11.93%) Ansible
2 24 (11.01%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (2.29%) Puppet
4 4 (1.83%) SCCM
5 3 (1.38%) Kibana
5 3 (1.38%) Mesos
5 3 (1.38%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.46%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.46%) EnCase
6 1 (0.46%) FTK
6 1 (0.46%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.46%) Nessus
6 1 (0.46%) Nmap
6 1 (0.46%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 30 (13.76%) Microsoft
2 27 (12.39%) Oracle
3 13 (5.96%) Salesforce.com
4 10 (4.59%) PeopleSoft
4 10 (4.59%) VMware
5 6 (2.75%) SAP
6 5 (2.29%) CheckPoint
6 5 (2.29%) Cisco
6 5 (2.29%) Palo Alto
7 4 (1.83%) Informatica
7 4 (1.83%) NetApp
8 3 (1.38%) Adobe
8 3 (1.38%) Bloomberg
8 3 (1.38%) Citrix
8 3 (1.38%) FireEye
8 3 (1.38%) HP
8 3 (1.38%) IBM
8 3 (1.38%) McAfee
8 3 (1.38%) Veeam
8 3 (1.38%) Zerto