Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 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
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 583 606 649
Rank change year-on-year +23 +43 -73
Contract jobs citing Technical Analysis 280 266 221
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.30% 0.27% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.32% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 172 138
England median daily rate £550 £500 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +14.29% -2.78%
10th Percentile £349 £251 £325
90th Percentile £650 £625 £575
UK median daily rate £550 £500 £429
% change year-on-year +10.00% +16.69% -4.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 7
England median hourly rate £45.00 £34.44 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.67% -18.97% +226.92%
UK median hourly rate £41.00 £34.44 £42.50
% change year-on-year +19.06% -18.97% +226.92%

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 80305 82432 84439
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 84.63% 84.16% 81.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 54036 54950 55644
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +0.47% +5.75%
10th Percentile £288 £265 £263
90th Percentile £638 £613 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.91% +3.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1882 2137 2504
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.43 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.76% +8.58% +18.42%
10th Percentile £11.43 £11.50 £11.26
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.75 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £23.63 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.56% +6.67% +18.42%

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 22 November 2017.

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 22 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 -20 167 £569 +3.41% 12
South East +32 40 £488 +21.88% 4
North of England +63 29 £430 -1.71% 8
Midlands +26 20 £350 -22.22% 3
East of England -14 18 £550 +175.00% 2
Yorkshire +27 17 £545 +9.00% 2
North West +1 12 £363 -3.33% 5
East Midlands -5 11 £363 -3.33% 1
West Midlands +32 9 £314 -41.63% 2
South West 0 5 £420 +55.56% 1
Technical Analysis
UK

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Technical Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Technical Analysis.

1 146 (52.14%) Agile Software Development
2 112 (40.00%) Banking
3 100 (35.71%) Finance
4 99 (35.36%) SQL
5 94 (33.57%) SDLC
6 93 (33.21%) Investment Banking
7 84 (30.00%) Java
8 72 (25.71%) JavaScript
9 59 (21.07%) Pair Programming
10 52 (18.57%) AngularJS
11 49 (17.50%) HTML
11 49 (17.50%) .NET
11 49 (17.50%) Software Engineering
12 48 (17.14%) C#
13 47 (16.79%) HTML5
14 46 (16.43%) Spring
15 42 (15.00%) Economics
16 41 (14.64%) Front Office
16 41 (14.64%) Migration
16 41 (14.64%) Scrum
17 40 (14.29%) Oracle
17 40 (14.29%) CSS
17 40 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
18 39 (13.93%) Workflow
19 38 (13.57%) Fixed Income
19 38 (13.57%) Virtual Team
20 37 (13.21%) Equity Derivative
21 36 (12.86%) Derivative
21 36 (12.86%) Test Scripting
21 36 (12.86%) NoSQL

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 22 (7.86%) Tomcat
2 13 (4.64%) Apache Spark
3 10 (3.57%) WebLogic
4 9 (3.21%) Confluence
5 7 (2.50%) JBoss
6 4 (1.43%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (1.43%) MS Exchange
6 4 (1.43%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.07%) CMS
7 3 (1.07%) Drupal
7 3 (1.07%) Oracle Coherence
7 3 (1.07%) Skype for Business
8 2 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.36%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.36%) CICS
9 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.36%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.36%) SAS
9 1 (0.36%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.36%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (0.71%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (0.71%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.36%) EngageOne
Business Applications
1 17 (6.07%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 13 (4.64%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.07%) Misys Midas
4 2 (0.71%) PeopleSoft HCM
4 2 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.36%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.36%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.36%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 15 (5.36%) OpenDNS
2 14 (5.00%) IaaS
2 14 (5.00%) PaaS
3 13 (4.64%) Dynamics 365
3 13 (4.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (4.64%) npm
3 13 (4.64%) SaaS
4 9 (3.21%) Office 365
5 3 (1.07%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.07%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (0.71%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.36%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 19 (6.79%) DNS
2 7 (2.50%) Firewall
3 4 (1.43%) LAN
3 4 (1.43%) SAN
3 4 (1.43%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.43%) VPN
3 4 (1.43%) WAN
4 3 (1.07%) DHCP
5 2 (0.71%) BGP
5 2 (0.71%) Cisco Wireless
5 2 (0.71%) MPLS
5 2 (0.71%) Multicast
5 2 (0.71%) Network Security
5 2 (0.71%) Wireless
6 1 (0.36%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.36%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.36%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (0.36%) LDAP
6 1 (0.36%) NetScaler
6 1 (0.36%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (12.86%) NoSQL
2 34 (12.14%) MongoDB
3 27 (9.64%) SQL Server
4 15 (5.36%) Maltego
5 14 (5.00%) Relational Database
6 13 (4.64%) Big Data
7 11 (3.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (2.86%) Hadoop
8 8 (2.86%) Redis
9 7 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (1.43%) HBase
11 3 (1.07%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (1.07%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (1.07%) Spark SQL
11 3 (1.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (0.71%) Apache Hive
12 2 (0.71%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 1 (0.36%) Oracle OLAP
13 1 (0.36%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 31 (11.07%) JIRA
2 23 (8.21%) Git (software)
3 19 (6.79%) Subversion
4 17 (6.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 14 (5.00%) Grunt
5 14 (5.00%) gulp
5 14 (5.00%) Jenkins
5 14 (5.00%) Maven
6 13 (4.64%) webpack
7 10 (3.57%) NUnit
8 8 (2.86%) Gradle
8 8 (2.86%) Mockito
9 7 (2.50%) JUnit
10 5 (1.79%) Eclipse
10 5 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (1.43%) Visual Studio
12 3 (1.07%) Cucumber
12 3 (1.07%) SonarQube
12 3 (1.07%) TeamCity
13 2 (0.71%) SoapUI
General
1 112 (40.00%) Banking
2 100 (35.71%) Finance
3 93 (33.21%) Investment Banking
4 41 (14.64%) Front Office
5 6 (2.14%) Law
6 3 (1.07%) Back Office
6 3 (1.07%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.07%) Retail
7 2 (0.71%) French Language
7 2 (0.71%) Legal
7 2 (0.71%) Marketing
8 1 (0.36%) Automotive
8 1 (0.36%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.36%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 145 (51.79%) Developer
2 68 (24.29%) Analyst
3 59 (21.07%) Java Developer
4 46 (16.43%) JavaScript Developer
5 25 (8.93%) Architect
5 25 (8.93%) HTML Developer
5 25 (8.93%) UI Developer
6 23 (8.21%) Agile Developer
6 23 (8.21%) Technical Analyst
7 19 (6.79%) C# Developer
7 19 (6.79%) Senior Developer
8 18 (6.43%) Salesforce Developer
9 17 (6.07%) Business Analyst
9 17 (6.07%) Credit Risk Developer
10 16 (5.71%) Consultant
10 16 (5.71%) HTML CSS Developer
11 15 (5.36%) CSS Developer
12 14 (5.00%) Agile Java Developer
12 14 (5.00%) Angular Developer
13 12 (4.29%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (18.57%) AngularJS
2 49 (17.50%) .NET
2 49 (17.50%) HTML
3 47 (16.79%) HTML5
4 46 (16.43%) Spring
5 40 (14.29%) CSS
6 36 (12.86%) Hibernate
7 32 (11.43%) J2SE
8 28 (10.00%) React
9 25 (8.93%) LESS
10 24 (8.57%) Reactive Extensions
11 20 (7.14%) WCF
11 20 (7.14%) WPF
12 19 (6.79%) .NET Framework
13 17 (6.07%) RESTful
14 16 (5.71%) Task Parallel Library
15 15 (5.36%) Elastic Stack
16 13 (4.64%) NancyFx
16 13 (4.64%) Sass
16 13 (4.64%) Vue (Vue.js)
Miscellaneous
1 40 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (13.57%) Fixed Income
2 38 (13.57%) Virtual Team
3 37 (13.21%) Equity Derivative
4 36 (12.86%) Derivative
5 25 (8.93%) Enterprise Software
6 24 (8.57%) Market Risk
7 23 (8.21%) Credit Risk
8 16 (5.71%) User Experience
9 10 (3.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 7 (2.50%) Computer Science
10 7 (2.50%) Equities
11 6 (2.14%) Client/Server
11 6 (2.14%) Cyberthreat
11 6 (2.14%) Data Centre
12 5 (1.79%) CMDB
12 5 (1.79%) Management Information System
13 4 (1.43%) Reference Data
13 4 (1.43%) SWIFT
14 3 (1.07%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 15 (5.36%) Unix
1 15 (5.36%) Windows
2 12 (4.29%) Linux
3 10 (3.57%) Windows Server
4 8 (2.86%) Solaris
5 7 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (1.43%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.07%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.71%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.36%) AIX
10 1 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.36%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (52.14%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (33.57%) SDLC
3 59 (21.07%) Pair Programming
4 49 (17.50%) Software Engineering
5 42 (15.00%) Economics
6 41 (14.64%) Migration
6 41 (14.64%) Scrum
7 39 (13.93%) Workflow
8 36 (12.86%) Continuous Improvement
8 36 (12.86%) Test Scripting
9 35 (12.50%) CRM
9 35 (12.50%) Open Source
10 34 (12.14%) User Acceptance Testing
11 29 (10.36%) TDD
12 27 (9.64%) Continuous Integration
12 27 (9.64%) MVVM
13 25 (8.93%) Mentoring
14 24 (8.57%) Test Automation
15 22 (7.86%) Stress Testing
16 21 (7.50%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 99 (35.36%) SQL
2 84 (30.00%) Java
3 72 (25.71%) JavaScript
4 48 (17.14%) C#
5 22 (7.86%) T-SQL
6 20 (7.14%) TypeScript
7 13 (4.64%) ES6
8 10 (3.57%) PL/SQL
8 10 (3.57%) Python
9 9 (3.21%) C
10 7 (2.50%) PowerShell
11 5 (1.79%) PHP
11 5 (1.79%) Scala
12 4 (1.43%) Bash Shell
13 3 (1.07%) C++
13 3 (1.07%) Shell Script
13 3 (1.07%) VBA
14 2 (0.71%) ABAP
14 2 (0.71%) RPG
14 2 (0.71%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 17 (6.07%) Degree
2 10 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (2.86%) Security Cleared
4 7 (2.50%) SC Cleared
5 6 (2.14%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (1.79%) CCNA
6 5 (1.79%) MCSE
6 5 (1.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (1.07%) CCNP
7 3 (1.07%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (1.07%) ISEB
8 2 (0.71%) CCIE
8 2 (0.71%) CCIE Routing and Switching
8 2 (0.71%) CISSP
8 2 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.36%) CCSA
9 1 (0.36%) CCSE
9 1 (0.36%) CEH
9 1 (0.36%) CISM
9 1 (0.36%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.50%) QA
2 5 (1.79%) SEPA
3 3 (1.07%) GDPR
4 2 (0.71%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.71%) MiFID
4 2 (0.71%) SLA
5 1 (0.36%) Basel II
5 1 (0.36%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.36%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.36%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.36%) PMO
5 1 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 14 (5.00%) Active Directory
1 14 (5.00%) Docker
2 5 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.43%) HDFS
3 4 (1.43%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (1.43%) vSphere
4 3 (1.07%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 3 (1.07%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.07%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.36%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.36%) ProxySG
5 1 (0.36%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.36%) XenApp
5 1 (0.36%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.36%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 19 (6.79%) Ansible
2 16 (5.71%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (1.43%) Puppet
4 3 (1.07%) Kibana
4 3 (1.07%) Mesos
4 3 (1.07%) SCCM
5 2 (0.71%) Control-M
6 1 (0.36%) EdgeSight
6 1 (0.36%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.36%) Oozie
6 1 (0.36%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 40 (14.29%) Oracle
2 29 (10.36%) Microsoft
3 19 (6.79%) Salesforce.com
4 16 (5.71%) PeopleSoft
5 11 (3.93%) VMware
6 8 (2.86%) SAP
7 7 (2.50%) IBM
8 6 (2.14%) Cisco
9 4 (1.43%) HP
9 4 (1.43%) Intel
10 3 (1.07%) Adobe
10 3 (1.07%) Citrix
10 3 (1.07%) NetApp
11 2 (0.71%) Ab Initio
11 2 (0.71%) Calypso
11 2 (0.71%) Sybase
11 2 (0.71%) Tableau
11 2 (0.71%) TIBCO
11 2 (0.71%) Veeam
11 2 (0.71%) Zerto