Period
to 24 May 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 24 May 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
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 505 465 503
Rank change year-on-year -40 +38 -77
Contract jobs citing Technical Analysis 126 122 90
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.28% 0.31% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.36% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 83 69
London median daily rate £550 £550 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.00% -2.44%
10th Percentile £381 £363 £316
90th Percentile £650 £644 £650
England median daily rate £525 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +16.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
London median hourly rate - £27.50 -
England median hourly rate £36.00 £47.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -23.40% +104.35% -22.69%

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 39,812 34,121 37,253
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 87.30% 86.50% 86.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 28,800 24,477 26,970
London median daily rate £500 £475 £451
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.44% +0.11%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £300
90th Percentile £675 £650 £650
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 557 382 400
London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +19.05% +10.09%
10th Percentile £14.00 £12.53 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.20 £52.50 £51.77
England median hourly rate £22.00 £25.06 £23.00
% change year-on-year -12.21% +8.96% +9.52%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 -35 37 £438 - 7
West London -30 4 £499 -3.16% 2
Technical Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 76 (60.32%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (42.86%) SDLC
3 48 (38.10%) Finance
4 35 (27.78%) Banking
4 35 (27.78%) AngularJS
5 34 (26.98%) Java
5 34 (26.98%) SQL
6 32 (25.40%) JavaScript
7 31 (24.60%) Pair Programming
8 27 (21.43%) CSS
9 26 (20.63%) HTML
10 25 (19.84%) Middleware
10 25 (19.84%) Investment Banking
10 25 (19.84%) DevOps
11 23 (18.25%) TypeScript
11 23 (18.25%) React
11 23 (18.25%) HTML5
12 22 (17.46%) LESS
12 22 (17.46%) Problem-Solving
13 19 (15.08%) SaaS
13 19 (15.08%) PaaS
13 19 (15.08%) Opscode Chef
13 19 (15.08%) Ansible
14 18 (14.29%) Docker
14 18 (14.29%) Git (software)
14 18 (14.29%) Jenkins
15 17 (13.49%) IaaS
15 17 (13.49%) Grunt
15 17 (13.49%) gulp
15 17 (13.49%) webpack

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 8 (6.35%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.97%) Apache Spark
3 3 (2.38%) Confluence
3 3 (2.38%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.59%) MQSeries
4 2 (1.59%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.79%) Apache
5 1 (0.79%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.79%) CMS
5 1 (0.79%) Liferay
5 1 (0.79%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.79%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.38%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (3.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 2 (1.59%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (1.59%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.59%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.79%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 19 (15.08%) PaaS
1 19 (15.08%) SaaS
2 17 (13.49%) IaaS
2 17 (13.49%) npm
3 5 (3.97%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
4 4 (3.17%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (3.17%) Force.com
4 4 (3.17%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (2.38%) Office 365
6 1 (0.79%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.79%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.79%) Azure Data Factory
6 1 (0.79%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.79%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.79%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.79%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.35%) Firewall
1 8 (6.35%) Network Security
2 5 (3.97%) Internet
2 5 (3.97%) Intranet
2 5 (3.97%) NGN
3 4 (3.17%) BGP
3 4 (3.17%) OSPF
3 4 (3.17%) RTMP
4 3 (2.38%) LAN
4 3 (2.38%) WAN
5 2 (1.59%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (1.59%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (1.59%) DHCP
5 2 (1.59%) DNS
5 2 (1.59%) Unified Communications
5 2 (1.59%) VPN
6 1 (0.79%) Cisco Wireless
6 1 (0.79%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.79%) SAN
6 1 (0.79%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 12 (9.52%) MongoDB
3 11 (8.73%) NoSQL
4 10 (7.94%) Relational Database
5 9 (7.14%) Hadoop
6 8 (6.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (4.76%) Big Data
8 3 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (2.38%) HBase
9 2 (1.59%) Hazelcast
9 2 (1.59%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.59%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (0.79%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.79%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.79%) Impala
10 1 (0.79%) MySQL
10 1 (0.79%) OLAP Cube
10 1 (0.79%) Power BI
10 1 (0.79%) Presto
10 1 (0.79%) Redis
Development Applications
1 18 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 18 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 17 (13.49%) Grunt
2 17 (13.49%) gulp
2 17 (13.49%) webpack
3 12 (9.52%) JIRA
4 7 (5.56%) Subversion
5 6 (4.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (3.97%) TeamCity
7 4 (3.17%) Maven
8 2 (1.59%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.59%) ERwin
8 2 (1.59%) JUnit
9 1 (0.79%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.79%) FishEye
9 1 (0.79%) Gradle
9 1 (0.79%) jMock
9 1 (0.79%) Metasploit
9 1 (0.79%) Mockito
9 1 (0.79%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 48 (38.10%) Finance
2 35 (27.78%) Banking
3 25 (19.84%) Investment Banking
4 16 (12.70%) Front Office
5 10 (7.94%) Retail
6 3 (2.38%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.59%) Back Office
7 2 (1.59%) Legal
8 1 (0.79%) Games
8 1 (0.79%) Marketing
8 1 (0.79%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 61 (48.41%) Developer
2 37 (29.37%) Analyst
3 24 (19.05%) JavaScript Developer
4 19 (15.08%) Angular Developer
4 19 (15.08%) HTML Developer
5 18 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
6 12 (9.52%) Business Analyst
6 12 (9.52%) UI Developer
7 9 (7.14%) C# Developer
7 9 (7.14%) Java Developer
7 9 (7.14%) Senior Developer
8 8 (6.35%) Architect
8 8 (6.35%) Security Analyst
9 6 (4.76%) .NET Developer
9 6 (4.76%) Network Analyst
9 6 (4.76%) Network Security Analyst
10 5 (3.97%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 5 (3.97%) Credit Risk Developer
10 5 (3.97%) Java Engineer
10 5 (3.97%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (27.78%) AngularJS
2 27 (21.43%) CSS
3 26 (20.63%) HTML
4 25 (19.84%) Middleware
5 23 (18.25%) HTML5
5 23 (18.25%) React
6 22 (17.46%) LESS
7 17 (13.49%) Vue (Vue.js)
8 16 (12.70%) .NET
9 14 (11.11%) REST
10 11 (8.73%) .NET Framework
10 11 (8.73%) Spring
11 8 (6.35%) Node.js
12 7 (5.56%) Hibernate
12 7 (5.56%) SOAP
12 7 (5.56%) Spring Boot
12 7 (5.56%) WCF
12 7 (5.56%) Web Services
12 7 (5.56%) WPF
12 7 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.49%) Fixed Income
1 17 (13.49%) Management Information System
2 15 (11.90%) Derivative
3 12 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (9.52%) Equity Derivative
4 11 (8.73%) Credit Risk
5 10 (7.94%) Market Risk
6 9 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (6.35%) Self-Motivation
8 5 (3.97%) User Experience
9 4 (3.17%) Computer Science
9 4 (3.17%) Equities
9 4 (3.17%) Mobile Payment
9 4 (3.17%) Reference Data
10 3 (2.38%) Data Centre
10 3 (2.38%) Greenfield Project
10 3 (2.38%) OTC Derivatives
11 2 (1.59%) Data Structures
11 2 (1.59%) Pricing Data
11 2 (1.59%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.52%) Windows
2 3 (2.38%) Linux
3 2 (1.59%) Unix
3 2 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.79%) Android
4 1 (0.79%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.79%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.79%) Solaris
4 1 (0.79%) SUSE
4 1 (0.79%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.79%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (0.79%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.79%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (60.32%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (42.86%) SDLC
3 31 (24.60%) Pair Programming
4 25 (19.84%) DevOps
5 22 (17.46%) Problem-Solving
6 16 (12.70%) Continuous Improvement
7 14 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
7 14 (11.11%) Scrum
7 14 (11.11%) Test Scripting
8 13 (10.32%) Change Management
8 13 (10.32%) ITIL
9 12 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
9 12 (9.52%) Software Engineering
10 11 (8.73%) Business Analysis
10 11 (8.73%) Migration
11 10 (7.94%) Data Modelling
11 10 (7.94%) User Acceptance Testing
12 9 (7.14%) Mentoring
12 9 (7.14%) Stress Testing
12 9 (7.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 34 (26.98%) Java
1 34 (26.98%) SQL
2 32 (25.40%) JavaScript
3 23 (18.25%) TypeScript
4 17 (13.49%) ES6
5 15 (11.90%) C#
6 8 (6.35%) Java 8
6 8 (6.35%) Python
7 7 (5.56%) T-SQL
8 3 (2.38%) Ruby
9 2 (1.59%) Kotlin
9 2 (1.59%) Scala
10 1 (0.79%) C
10 1 (0.79%) C++
10 1 (0.79%) Embedded C
10 1 (0.79%) XMLA
Qualifications
1 8 (6.35%) CISSP
2 7 (5.56%) Degree
3 5 (3.97%) Check Point Certification
3 5 (3.97%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 4 (3.17%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.17%) Security Cleared
5 3 (2.38%) PMP
6 2 (1.59%) CCNP
6 2 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.59%) ISEB
6 2 (1.59%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.79%) CGEIT
7 1 (0.79%) CRISC
7 1 (0.79%) GCFA
7 1 (0.79%) GCFE
7 1 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.79%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.76%) QA
2 3 (2.38%) PMO
3 2 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.79%) COBIT
4 1 (0.79%) FISMA
4 1 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (0.79%) NIST 800
4 1 (0.79%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (14.29%) Docker
2 4 (3.17%) HDFS
3 3 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.59%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.59%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.79%) Firmware
5 1 (0.79%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 19 (15.08%) Ansible
1 19 (15.08%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (5.56%) Single Sign-On
3 2 (1.59%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (1.59%) Data Guard
3 2 (1.59%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (1.59%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (1.59%) Puppet
4 1 (0.79%) EnCase
4 1 (0.79%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (0.79%) FTK
4 1 (0.79%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (0.79%) Nessus
4 1 (0.79%) Nmap
4 1 (0.79%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 10 (7.94%) Oracle
2 10 (7.94%) Palo Alto
3 9 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
4 8 (6.35%) CheckPoint
5 6 (4.76%) Informatica
6 5 (3.97%) FireEye
6 5 (3.97%) McAfee
7 3 (2.38%) Cisco
7 3 (2.38%) Citrix
7 3 (2.38%) IBM
7 3 (2.38%) MapR
7 3 (2.38%) VMware
8 2 (1.59%) Bloomberg
8 2 (1.59%) F5
8 2 (1.59%) MuleSoft
8 2 (1.59%) Reuters
8 2 (1.59%) SolarWinds
9 1 (0.79%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.79%) Zerto