Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 463 444 499
Rank change year-on-year -19 +55 -48
Contract jobs citing Technical Analysis 159 161 131
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.35% 0.38% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 0.43% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 124 88
London median daily rate £575 £563 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.22% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £419 £389 £321
90th Percentile £700 £625 £638
England median daily rate £548 £538 £475
% change year-on-year +1.86% +13.16% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
London median hourly rate - £41.00 -
England median hourly rate £40.50 £41.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -1.22% +78.26% -55.91%

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 39,888 37,554 39,269
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 87.71% 87.67% 86.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 28,833 26,846 28,461
London median daily rate £500 £500 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.11% +2.78%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £300
90th Percentile £675 £656 £638
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 519 381 340
London median hourly rate £23.50 £24.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.08% +14.29% +5.00%
10th Percentile £14.00 £13.24 £11.25
90th Percentile £54.79 £50.00 £55.00
England median hourly rate £21.33 £24.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year -11.15% +2.13% +9.05%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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 -19 30 £525 +20.00% 3
West London -23 5 £499 +23.91% 5
East London -19 4 £500 -9.09% 1
South London -44 2 £300 -33.33% 1
Technical Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 84 (52.83%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (47.80%) SQL
3 67 (42.14%) Finance
4 51 (32.08%) Banking
5 47 (29.56%) SDLC
6 43 (27.04%) Investment Banking
7 41 (25.79%) Java
8 37 (23.27%) C#
9 36 (22.64%) Front Office
9 36 (22.64%) Fixed Income
10 35 (22.01%) .NET
11 32 (20.13%) MongoDB
12 31 (19.50%) AngularJS
13 30 (18.87%) NoSQL
14 28 (17.61%) JavaScript
15 27 (16.98%) Credit Risk
16 26 (16.35%) Test Scripting
16 26 (16.35%) Scrum
16 26 (16.35%) Problem-Solving
17 25 (15.72%) SQL Server
17 25 (15.72%) Hadoop
18 24 (15.09%) .NET Framework
18 24 (15.09%) Business Intelligence
19 23 (14.47%) Subversion
19 23 (14.47%) JIRA
19 23 (14.47%) Enterprise Software
19 23 (14.47%) Relational Database
20 22 (13.84%) Integration Testing
20 22 (13.84%) Pair Programming
20 22 (13.84%) Data Modelling

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 16 (10.06%) Apache Spark
2 11 (6.92%) SharePoint
3 7 (4.40%) MS Exchange
3 7 (4.40%) Skype for Business
4 4 (2.52%) Oracle Workflow
5 3 (1.89%) Confluence
5 3 (1.89%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.26%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.26%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.63%) Apache
7 1 (0.63%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.63%) CMS
7 1 (0.63%) GemFire
7 1 (0.63%) IIS
7 1 (0.63%) Liferay
7 1 (0.63%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (0.63%) SAS
7 1 (0.63%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 8 (5.03%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.52%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.89%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.89%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (1.89%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.26%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (1.26%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (1.26%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 1 (0.63%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.66%) IaaS
1 9 (5.66%) Office 365
2 8 (5.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (4.40%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (4.40%) OneDrive
3 7 (4.40%) Yammer
4 6 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (3.77%) SaaS
5 5 (3.14%) PaaS
6 4 (2.52%) npm
7 3 (1.89%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
8 2 (1.26%) Force.com
8 2 (1.26%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (1.26%) Logentries
9 1 (0.63%) Azure Data Factory
9 1 (0.63%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.63%) NuGet
9 1 (0.63%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 13 (8.18%) RTMP
2 9 (5.66%) Firewall
3 7 (4.40%) Network Security
3 7 (4.40%) Skype
4 4 (2.52%) BGP
4 4 (2.52%) NGN
4 4 (2.52%) OSPF
5 3 (1.89%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (1.89%) Internet
5 3 (1.89%) Intranet
5 3 (1.89%) VPN
6 2 (1.26%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (1.26%) LAN
6 2 (1.26%) Unified Communications
6 2 (1.26%) WAN
7 1 (0.63%) Cisco ISE
7 1 (0.63%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (0.63%) DHCP
7 1 (0.63%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (0.63%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (20.13%) MongoDB
2 30 (18.87%) NoSQL
3 25 (15.72%) Hadoop
3 25 (15.72%) SQL Server
4 23 (14.47%) Relational Database
5 16 (10.06%) Big Data
5 16 (10.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (4.40%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (4.40%) HBase
7 4 (2.52%) Impala
7 4 (2.52%) Redis
8 2 (1.26%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.26%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (1.26%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.26%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.63%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.63%) MySQL
9 1 (0.63%) OLAP
9 1 (0.63%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 23 (14.47%) JIRA
1 23 (14.47%) Subversion
2 16 (10.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 11 (6.92%) TeamCity
4 10 (6.29%) Git (software)
5 7 (4.40%) Jenkins
6 5 (3.14%) gulp
6 5 (3.14%) webpack
7 4 (2.52%) Gradle
7 4 (2.52%) Grunt
7 4 (2.52%) JUnit
7 4 (2.52%) Maven
8 3 (1.89%) Mockito
9 2 (1.26%) ClearCase
9 2 (1.26%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.26%) ERwin
9 2 (1.26%) FishEye
9 2 (1.26%) Liquibase
9 2 (1.26%) NUnit
9 2 (1.26%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 67 (42.14%) Finance
2 51 (32.08%) Banking
3 43 (27.04%) Investment Banking
4 36 (22.64%) Front Office
5 9 (5.66%) Retail
6 4 (2.52%) Games
6 4 (2.52%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.89%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.26%) Legal
9 1 (0.63%) Advertising
9 1 (0.63%) Law
9 1 (0.63%) Marketing
9 1 (0.63%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 78 (49.06%) Developer
2 27 (16.98%) Analyst
3 26 (16.35%) C# Developer
4 16 (10.06%) Credit Risk Developer
5 15 (9.43%) Market Risk Developer
6 14 (8.81%) .NET Developer
6 14 (8.81%) C# WCF Developer
6 14 (8.81%) WCF Developer
7 13 (8.18%) JavaScript Developer
8 12 (7.55%) Data Modeller
9 11 (6.92%) Architect
9 11 (6.92%) HTML Developer
10 10 (6.29%) Senior Developer
10 10 (6.29%) Technical Analyst
11 8 (5.03%) Business Analyst
11 8 (5.03%) Java Developer
11 8 (5.03%) UI Developer
11 8 (5.03%) Web Developer
12 7 (4.40%) Software Engineer
12 7 (4.40%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (22.01%) .NET
2 31 (19.50%) AngularJS
3 24 (15.09%) .NET Framework
4 20 (12.58%) HTML
4 20 (12.58%) WPF
5 17 (10.69%) Reactive Extensions
6 16 (10.06%) WCF
7 15 (9.43%) CSS
7 15 (9.43%) JSON
7 15 (9.43%) Task Parallel Library
8 14 (8.81%) Node.js
8 14 (8.81%) React
8 14 (8.81%) XSD
9 13 (8.18%) HTML5
9 13 (8.18%) LESS
9 13 (8.18%) Middleware
10 12 (7.55%) JSON Schema
10 12 (7.55%) XML
11 11 (6.92%) Spring
12 10 (6.29%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 36 (22.64%) Fixed Income
2 27 (16.98%) Credit Risk
3 23 (14.47%) Enterprise Software
4 18 (11.32%) Market Risk
5 16 (10.06%) User Experience
6 13 (8.18%) Management Information System
7 12 (7.55%) Derivative
8 11 (6.92%) Greenfield Project
9 9 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (5.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 8 (5.03%) Equities
10 8 (5.03%) Equity Derivative
11 5 (3.14%) Computer Science
12 4 (2.52%) Data Centre
12 4 (2.52%) Self-Motivation
13 3 (1.89%) Mobile Payment
13 3 (1.89%) Private Cloud
14 2 (1.26%) Data Structures
14 2 (1.26%) Replication
15 1 (0.63%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 13 (8.18%) Windows
2 7 (4.40%) Linux
3 5 (3.14%) Unix
4 3 (1.89%) Solaris
5 2 (1.26%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.63%) SUSE
6 1 (0.63%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (52.83%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (29.56%) SDLC
3 26 (16.35%) Problem-Solving
3 26 (16.35%) Scrum
3 26 (16.35%) Test Scripting
4 24 (15.09%) Business Intelligence
5 22 (13.84%) Data Modelling
5 22 (13.84%) Integration Testing
5 22 (13.84%) Pair Programming
6 20 (12.58%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (11.95%) MVVM
8 17 (10.69%) Stress Testing
9 16 (10.06%) TDD
10 15 (9.43%) Continuous Improvement
10 15 (9.43%) Workflow
11 14 (8.81%) Logical Data Model
12 13 (8.18%) ITIL
12 13 (8.18%) Migration
12 13 (8.18%) Physical Data Model
12 13 (8.18%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 76 (47.80%) SQL
2 41 (25.79%) Java
3 37 (23.27%) C#
4 28 (17.61%) JavaScript
5 17 (10.69%) T-SQL
6 14 (8.81%) Python
6 14 (8.81%) TypeScript
7 11 (6.92%) Java 8
8 8 (5.03%) PowerShell
9 7 (4.40%) Ruby
10 5 (3.14%) C++
10 5 (3.14%) ES6
11 2 (1.26%) Perl
11 2 (1.26%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.26%) XAML
12 1 (0.63%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.63%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.63%) Tcl
12 1 (0.63%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.63%) XMLA
Qualifications
1 10 (6.29%) Degree
2 5 (3.14%) CISSP
3 4 (2.52%) Check Point Certification
3 4 (2.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (1.89%) CCNP
4 3 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (1.89%) PMP
4 3 (1.89%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.89%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.26%) ISEB
5 2 (1.26%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.63%) CCNA
6 1 (0.63%) CCSA
6 1 (0.63%) CCSE
6 1 (0.63%) CGEIT
6 1 (0.63%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.63%) CRISC
6 1 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.63%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.14%) PMO
2 4 (2.52%) QA
3 1 (0.63%) GCP
3 1 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (5.03%) Docker
1 8 (5.03%) HDFS
2 2 (1.26%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (1.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.63%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.63%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.63%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 5 (3.14%) Ansible
1 5 (3.14%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (3.14%) Single Sign-On
2 3 (1.89%) Grafana
2 3 (1.89%) Kubernetes
3 2 (1.26%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (1.26%) Data Guard
3 2 (1.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (1.26%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.63%) ArcSight ESM
4 1 (0.63%) CA Service Virtualization
4 1 (0.63%) Consul
4 1 (0.63%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (0.63%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (0.63%) Nagios
4 1 (0.63%) Packer
4 1 (0.63%) Puppet
4 1 (0.63%) Salt
4 1 (0.63%) Terraform
4 1 (0.63%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 19 (11.95%) Oracle
2 16 (10.06%) Microsoft
3 7 (4.40%) MapR
3 7 (4.40%) Palo Alto
4 6 (3.77%) CheckPoint
5 5 (3.14%) IBM
5 5 (3.14%) Informatica
5 5 (3.14%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (2.52%) Cloudera
6 4 (2.52%) FireEye
6 4 (2.52%) McAfee
6 4 (2.52%) SAP
6 4 (2.52%) Sybase
6 4 (2.52%) Syclo
6 4 (2.52%) Tableau
7 3 (1.89%) Cisco
7 3 (1.89%) F5
7 3 (1.89%) Infragistics
7 3 (1.89%) VMware
8 2 (1.26%) SolarWinds