Period
to 28 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Technical Analyst was £488 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 28 July 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
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 82 106
Rank change year-on-year +4 +24 -17
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 14 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.08% 0.42% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.15% 0.44% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 0
Hertfordshire median daily rate £488 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +39.29% - -
East of England median daily rate £450 £358 £300
% change year-on-year +25.87% +19.17% +27.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £16.00 - £18.50
East of England median hourly rate £16.00 £22.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year -28.09% +11.25% -9.09%

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 1213 1363 1527
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 93.45% 96.33% 93.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 640 703 791
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £200 £205 £206
90th Percentile £576 £537 £525
East of England median daily rate £408 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +1.88% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 121 75 134
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -8.57% +1.45%
10th Percentile £10.50 £9.00 £9.08
90th Percentile £46.50 £52.25 £38.93
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £20.58 £20.00
% change year-on-year -14.95% +2.88% -4.76%

Technical Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

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 6 months to 28 July 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 6 months to 28 July 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
Watford -3 6 £500 -
Hatfield -11 2 - - 1
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 28 July 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 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) User Stories
3 3 (21.43%) Software Deployment
3 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
3 3 (21.43%) Virtual Servers
3 3 (21.43%) Matrix Organization
3 3 (21.43%) Proactive Monitoring
3 3 (21.43%) Java SE
3 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (21.43%) Unified Communications
3 3 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (21.43%) VMware
3 3 (21.43%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
3 3 (21.43%) .NET
3 3 (21.43%) IBM Notes
3 3 (21.43%) LAN
3 3 (21.43%) WAN
3 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
3 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
3 3 (21.43%) Lotus
4 2 (14.29%) SAN
4 2 (14.29%) C#
4 2 (14.29%) SAP
4 2 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (14.29%) Retail

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 (21.43%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) LAN
1 3 (21.43%) Unified Communications
1 3 (21.43%) WAN
2 2 (14.29%) SAN
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Cucumber
1 1 (7.14%) Selenium
General
1 2 (14.29%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) .NET
1 3 (21.43%) Java SE
2 2 (14.29%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
1 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) User Stories
3 3 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
3 3 (21.43%) Matrix Organization
3 3 (21.43%) Proactive Monitoring
3 3 (21.43%) Software Deployment
3 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
3 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (14.29%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (7.14%) Data Privacy
5 1 (7.14%) EAI
5 1 (7.14%) SDLC
5 1 (7.14%) Service Management
5 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
5 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
5 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (7.14%) Java
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) VBA
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft App-V
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 3 (21.43%) Virtual Servers
1 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Lotus
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
1 3 (21.43%) VMware
2 2 (14.29%) MuleSoft
2 2 (14.29%) SAP
3 1 (7.14%) NetApp
3 1 (7.14%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (7.14%) Siebel