Period
to 23 September 2018

The median contractor rate for a Technical Analyst was £138 per day in advertised job vacancies in Lancashire during the 6 months to 23 September 2018.

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
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 54 60
Rank change year-on-year -8 +6 +14
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 1 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.16% 0.17% 1.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.19% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 9
Lancashire median daily rate £138 £125 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -72.22% +22.45%
10th Percentile £131 £123 £408
90th Percentile £144 £128 £528
North West median daily rate £438 £344 £388
% change year-on-year +27.27% -11.29% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Lancashire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate £16.50 £12.75 £15.24
% change year-on-year +29.41% -16.34% +1.60%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Lancashire
Contract vacancies in Lancashire with a recognized job title 592 529 726
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.27% 91.36% 95.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 378 308 458
Lancashire median daily rate £450 £425 £399
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.52% -4.43%
10th Percentile £250 £300 £225
90th Percentile £575 £550 £572
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 43 69
Lancashire median hourly rate £25.00 £41.25 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -39.39% +10.00% +21.32%
10th Percentile £10.11 £11.08 £11.93
90th Percentile £56.10 £47.90 £59.31
North West median hourly rate £19.25 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year +1.32% +11.76% -7.91%

Technical Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Analyst in Lancashire

Technical Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Analyst in Lancashire

Technical Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Technical Analyst in Lancashire

Technical Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

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 Lancashire region over the 6 months to 23 September 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
Preston +20 1 £138 +10.00%
Technical Analyst
North West

Technical Analyst Skill Set
Top 6 Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 23 September 2018, Technical Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Lancashire region featuring Technical Analyst in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

Technical Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory