Period
to 14 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 14 November 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
England > London
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 448 464 486
Rank change year-on-year +16 +22 -7
Contract jobs citing Technical Analysis 190 169 152
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.41% 0.36% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.41% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 148 96
London median daily rate £650 £563 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.56% +2.27% +22.22%
10th Percentile £455 £409 £280
90th Percentile £700 £638 £625
England median daily rate £600 £550 £500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% +17.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
London median hourly rate - £41.00 -
England median hourly rate £44.23 £45.00 £42.00
% change year-on-year -1.71% +7.14% -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 London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 40,711 41,364 39,278
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 87.55% 88.07% 87.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 29,397 30,013 28,131
London median daily rate £500 £500 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.38% +4.44%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £300
90th Percentile £675 £663 £644
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 475 405 416
London median hourly rate £22.93 £22.50 £21.78
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.91% +3.31% +8.90%
10th Percentile £13.05 £13.31 £12.25
90th Percentile £54.41 £50.00 £50.07
England median hourly rate £22.00 £23.11 £22.84
% change year-on-year -4.79% +1.19% +3.80%

Technical Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Technical Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Analysis in London

Technical Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Analysis in London

Technical Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Analysis in London over the 6 months to 14 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Technical Analysis in London

Technical Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Technical Analysis in London

Technical Analysis
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 14 November 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
Central London -11 31 £563 +12.50% 1
East London -19 5 £500 -9.09%
South London -14 2 £300 -29.41% 2
West London -4 1 - - 5
Technical Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 London region with a requirement for Technical Analysis.

1 126 (66.32%) SQL
2 89 (46.84%) Agile Software Development
3 87 (45.79%) Finance
4 81 (42.63%) Banking
5 68 (35.79%) Investment Banking
5 68 (35.79%) Front Office
6 64 (33.68%) Fixed Income
7 62 (32.63%) C#
8 61 (32.11%) Enterprise Software
9 60 (31.58%) Integration Testing
9 60 (31.58%) Test Scripting
10 59 (31.05%) .NET
11 53 (27.89%) SQL Server
11 53 (27.89%) Subversion
12 52 (27.37%) MongoDB
13 49 (25.79%) NoSQL
14 48 (25.26%) .NET Framework
15 47 (24.74%) Business Intelligence
16 45 (23.68%) MVVM
17 43 (22.63%) Data Modelling
17 43 (22.63%) JSON
18 42 (22.11%) SDLC
19 38 (20.00%) Hadoop
19 38 (20.00%) Scrum
19 38 (20.00%) T-SQL
20 37 (19.47%) Credit Risk
21 35 (18.42%) JIRA
21 35 (18.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 35 (18.42%) Continuous Integration
21 35 (18.42%) Reactive Extensions

Technical Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 32 (16.84%) Apache Spark
2 9 (4.74%) MS Exchange
2 9 (4.74%) SharePoint
2 9 (4.74%) Skype for Business
3 4 (2.11%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (1.58%) SAS
5 1 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.53%) GemFire
5 1 (0.53%) IIS
5 1 (0.53%) Liferay
5 1 (0.53%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (0.53%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (5.79%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.11%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.05%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.05%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.53%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 1 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.53%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.53%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.53%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (0.53%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
1 1 (0.53%) SAP SD
1 1 (0.53%) Summit
1 1 (0.53%) SunGard GMI
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (4.74%) Cloud Computing
2 9 (4.74%) Office 365
2 9 (4.74%) OneDrive
2 9 (4.74%) Yammer
3 7 (3.68%) IaaS
4 4 (2.11%) GitHub
4 4 (2.11%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (1.58%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (1.05%) Apigee
6 2 (1.05%) Google Analytics
6 2 (1.05%) Logentries
7 1 (0.53%) Azure Data Factory
7 1 (0.53%) Data Lake Analytics
7 1 (0.53%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.53%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.32%) RTMP
2 10 (5.26%) Firewall
3 9 (4.74%) Network Security
3 9 (4.74%) Skype
4 6 (3.16%) NGN
5 5 (2.63%) BGP
5 5 (2.63%) OSPF
6 4 (2.11%) Junos
7 3 (1.58%) Internet
8 1 (0.53%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.53%) Cisco ISE
8 1 (0.53%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (0.53%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (0.53%) MVNO
8 1 (0.53%) SAN
8 1 (0.53%) TACACS
8 1 (0.53%) tcpdump
8 1 (0.53%) VPN
8 1 (0.53%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (27.89%) SQL Server
2 52 (27.37%) MongoDB
3 49 (25.79%) NoSQL
4 38 (20.00%) Hadoop
5 35 (18.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 25 (13.16%) Relational Database
7 14 (7.37%) Big Data
7 14 (7.37%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (4.74%) Impala
8 9 (4.74%) RDBMS
9 6 (3.16%) HBase
10 4 (2.11%) Redis
11 2 (1.05%) BigQuery
11 2 (1.05%) Data Lake
11 2 (1.05%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (1.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.53%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.53%) Data Mining
12 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 53 (27.89%) Subversion
2 35 (18.42%) JIRA
3 33 (17.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 19 (10.00%) Git (software)
5 9 (4.74%) TeamCity
6 6 (3.16%) Jenkins
7 5 (2.63%) gulp
7 5 (2.63%) Karma Test Runner
7 5 (2.63%) Mocha
7 5 (2.63%) Mockito
7 5 (2.63%) Selenium
7 5 (2.63%) Vagrant
7 5 (2.63%) webpack
8 4 (2.11%) GitLab
8 4 (2.11%) Gradle
8 4 (2.11%) Grunt
8 4 (2.11%) Jasmine
8 4 (2.11%) Protractor
8 4 (2.11%) Robot Framework
8 4 (2.11%) Sinon.JS
General
1 87 (45.79%) Finance
2 81 (42.63%) Banking
3 68 (35.79%) Front Office
3 68 (35.79%) Investment Banking
4 7 (3.68%) Games
5 5 (2.63%) Retail
6 4 (2.11%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.05%) Back Office
7 2 (1.05%) Legal
8 1 (0.53%) Advertising
8 1 (0.53%) Billing
8 1 (0.53%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.53%) Law
8 1 (0.53%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 102 (53.68%) Developer
2 51 (26.84%) C# Developer
3 31 (16.32%) Data Modeller
4 29 (15.26%) Credit Risk Developer
5 27 (14.21%) Market Risk Developer
6 26 (13.68%) C# WCF Developer
6 26 (13.68%) WCF Developer
7 15 (7.89%) Analyst
8 12 (6.32%) Senior Developer
9 10 (5.26%) .NET Developer
10 9 (4.74%) Consultant
11 8 (4.21%) Azure Developer
11 8 (4.21%) JavaScript Developer
11 8 (4.21%) SQL Developer
12 7 (3.68%) C# Developer - Commodities
12 7 (3.68%) C# WPF Developer
12 7 (3.68%) HTML Developer
12 7 (3.68%) UI Developer
12 7 (3.68%) WPF Developer
13 6 (3.16%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (31.05%) .NET
2 48 (25.26%) .NET Framework
3 43 (22.63%) JSON
4 35 (18.42%) Reactive Extensions
5 33 (17.37%) Task Parallel Library
5 33 (17.37%) WPF
5 33 (17.37%) XSD
6 32 (16.84%) JSON Schema
7 29 (15.26%) WCF
8 25 (13.16%) AngularJS
9 24 (12.63%) XML
10 21 (11.05%) FIX Protocol
11 20 (10.53%) HTML
12 18 (9.47%) FpML
13 17 (8.95%) Node.js
14 14 (7.37%) HTML5
15 11 (5.79%) CSS
15 11 (5.79%) REST
16 10 (5.26%) Django
16 10 (5.26%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 64 (33.68%) Fixed Income
2 61 (32.11%) Enterprise Software
3 37 (19.47%) Credit Risk
4 28 (14.74%) Market Risk
5 19 (10.00%) User Experience
6 17 (8.95%) Greenfield Project
7 13 (6.84%) Derivative
8 10 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (4.74%) Computer Science
10 8 (4.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 8 (4.21%) Hedge funds
10 8 (4.21%) Management Information System
11 7 (3.68%) Equities
11 7 (3.68%) Equity Derivative
12 6 (3.16%) Data Centre
13 5 (2.63%) Fintech
14 4 (2.11%) Algorithms
14 4 (2.11%) Data Structures
14 4 (2.11%) Private Cloud
15 2 (1.05%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 14 (7.37%) Windows
2 11 (5.79%) Linux
3 8 (4.21%) Unix
4 3 (1.58%) Solaris
4 3 (1.58%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.53%) OS/400
5 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (46.84%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (31.58%) Integration Testing
2 60 (31.58%) Test Scripting
3 47 (24.74%) Business Intelligence
4 45 (23.68%) MVVM
5 43 (22.63%) Data Modelling
6 42 (22.11%) SDLC
7 38 (20.00%) Scrum
8 35 (18.42%) Continuous Integration
9 33 (17.37%) Translating Business Requirements
10 32 (16.84%) Logical Data Model
11 31 (16.32%) Dimensional Modelling
12 30 (15.79%) Physical Data Model
12 30 (15.79%) Visualisation
13 28 (14.74%) Stress Testing
14 24 (12.63%) SOLID
15 23 (12.11%) Problem-Solving
16 20 (10.53%) Multithreading
16 20 (10.53%) TDD
16 20 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 126 (66.32%) SQL
2 62 (32.63%) C#
3 38 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 32 (16.84%) Java
5 29 (15.26%) JavaScript
6 18 (9.47%) Python
7 15 (7.89%) Java 8
8 12 (6.32%) PowerShell
9 10 (5.26%) Ruby
10 9 (4.74%) TypeScript
11 6 (3.16%) Perl
12 5 (2.63%) C++
13 3 (1.58%) VB.NET
14 2 (1.05%) RPG
14 2 (1.05%) Shell Script
14 2 (1.05%) XAML
15 1 (0.53%) C
15 1 (0.53%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.53%) SAPscript
15 1 (0.53%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 12 (6.32%) Degree
2 7 (3.68%) Check Point Certification
2 7 (3.68%) CISSP
2 7 (3.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (1.58%) CCNA
3 3 (1.58%) CCNP
3 3 (1.58%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.05%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.53%) CCSA
5 1 (0.53%) CCSE
5 1 (0.53%) ISEB
5 1 (0.53%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.53%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.53%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.53%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.63%) PMO
2 2 (1.05%) QA
System Software
1 6 (3.16%) HDFS
2 4 (2.11%) Docker
2 4 (2.11%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.53%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.53%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.53%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.53%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 5 (2.63%) Ansible
2 3 (1.58%) Grafana
2 3 (1.58%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.53%) ArcSight ESM
3 1 (0.53%) CA Service Virtualization
3 1 (0.53%) Consul
3 1 (0.53%) Docker Swarm
3 1 (0.53%) Graphite
3 1 (0.53%) Nagios
3 1 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.53%) Opsview
3 1 (0.53%) Packer
3 1 (0.53%) Puppet
3 1 (0.53%) Salt
3 1 (0.53%) Terraform
3 1 (0.53%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 16 (8.42%) Oracle
2 15 (7.89%) Microsoft
3 9 (4.74%) CheckPoint
3 9 (4.74%) Cloudera
4 8 (4.21%) Palo Alto
4 8 (4.21%) Tableau
5 6 (3.16%) MapR
6 5 (2.63%) FireEye
6 5 (2.63%) McAfee
6 5 (2.63%) SAP
7 4 (2.11%) Google
7 4 (2.11%) Syclo
8 3 (1.58%) Infragistics
8 3 (1.58%) Juniper
8 3 (1.58%) Sybase
9 2 (1.05%) Adobe
9 2 (1.05%) Charles River
9 2 (1.05%) Informatica
9 2 (1.05%) MicroStrategy
9 2 (1.05%) Sun