The median contractor rate for a Technical Analyst was £488 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 3 months to 29 April 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.

Technical Analyst
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 60 62
Rank change year-on-year +16 +2  
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 10 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.69% 0.13% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.78% 0.14% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 0
Median daily rate £488 £365 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.56% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £378 £350
% change year-on-year +2.64% +7.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £11.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year +26.08% -55.76%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Hertfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 561 719 681
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 95.08% 95.74% 95.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 297 349 351
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £152 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year +1.01% +5.60%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 38 46
Median hourly rate £17.50 £13.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.61% -13.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £7.85 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.25 £44.40 £33.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.83
% change year-on-year - +4.01%  

Technical Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire that featured Technical Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Analyst in Hertfordshire

Technical Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Analyst in Hertfordshire

Technical Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Analyst in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 29 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Technical Analyst in Hertfordshire

Technical Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Technical Analyst in Hertfordshire

Technical Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford - 4 £500 -
Stevenage - 2 £488 -
Technical Analyst
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2017, 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Technical Analyst in the job title.

1 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (27.27%) VMware
2 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
2 3 (27.27%) .NET
2 3 (27.27%) IBM Notes
2 3 (27.27%) LAN
2 3 (27.27%) WAN
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
2 3 (27.27%) Lotus
2 3 (27.27%) Java SE
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (27.27%) Unified Communications
2 3 (27.27%) Software Deployment
2 3 (27.27%) User Stories
2 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 3 (27.27%) Virtual Servers
2 3 (27.27%) Matrix Organization
2 3 (27.27%) Proactive Monitoring
3 2 (18.18%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
3 2 (18.18%) MuleSoft
3 2 (18.18%) SAN
3 2 (18.18%) C#

Technical Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 3 (27.27%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Endur
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) LAN
1 3 (27.27%) Unified Communications
1 3 (27.27%) WAN
2 2 (18.18%) SAN
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
1 1 (9.09%) Selenium
General
1 2 (18.18%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) .NET
1 3 (27.27%) Java SE
2 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
1 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Storage
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
2 3 (27.27%) Matrix Organization
2 3 (27.27%) Proactive Monitoring
2 3 (27.27%) Software Deployment
2 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
2 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 3 (27.27%) User Stories
3 2 (18.18%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 1 (9.09%) EAI
4 1 (9.09%) Service Management
4 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) C#
2 1 (9.09%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) VBA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft App-V
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 3 (27.27%) Virtual Servers
1 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (18.18%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Lotus
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
1 3 (27.27%) VMware
2 2 (18.18%) MuleSoft
3 1 (9.09%) NetApp
3 1 (9.09%) OpenLink
3 1 (9.09%) Siebel