Period
to 21 February 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 February 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 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 485 470 501
Rank change year-on-year -15 +31 -71
Contract jobs citing Technical Analysis 133 130 94
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.28% 0.31% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.37% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 88 62
London median daily rate £550 £600 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.33% +20.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £375 £400 £333
90th Percentile £650 £646 £625
England median daily rate £550 £520 £446
% change year-on-year +5.77% +16.59% -3.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
London median hourly rate - £27.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
England median hourly rate £45.00 £42.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +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 40,705 35,466 37,245
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 86.70% 85.83% 85.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 29,713 25,509 26,675
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £313 £313 £300
90th Percentile £675 £650 £644
England median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +4.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 469 419 456
London median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £19.95
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +25.30% +5.04%
10th Percentile £13.70 £12.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.75 £52.75 £50.50
England median hourly rate £24.09 £25.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year -3.64% +6.38% +16.77%

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 February 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 February 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 -12 30 £469 -10.71% 4
Technical Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 93 (69.92%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (51.88%) SDLC
3 57 (42.86%) SQL
4 56 (42.11%) Banking
5 53 (39.85%) Finance
6 49 (36.84%) Java
7 48 (36.09%) Investment Banking
8 45 (33.83%) JavaScript
8 45 (33.83%) AngularJS
9 42 (31.58%) Pair Programming
10 38 (28.57%) HTML
10 38 (28.57%) HTML5
11 34 (25.56%) CSS
12 31 (23.31%) React
13 29 (21.80%) C#
13 29 (21.80%) DevOps
14 27 (20.30%) Software Engineering
15 26 (19.55%) Derivative
15 26 (19.55%) Ansible
15 26 (19.55%) LESS
16 25 (18.80%) Opscode Chef
16 25 (18.80%) TypeScript
16 25 (18.80%) .NET
17 24 (18.05%) Fixed Income
17 24 (18.05%) Equity Derivative
17 24 (18.05%) Spring
17 24 (18.05%) Git (software)
18 23 (17.29%) Front Office
18 23 (17.29%) Docker
18 23 (17.29%) PaaS

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 9 (6.77%) Apache Spark
2 6 (4.51%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.26%) MQSeries
3 3 (2.26%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (0.75%) Confluence
4 1 (0.75%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (3.01%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (6.02%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 2 (1.50%) Misys Midas
3 1 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.75%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.75%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 23 (17.29%) PaaS
2 21 (15.79%) IaaS
2 21 (15.79%) npm
2 21 (15.79%) SaaS
3 6 (4.51%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (3.76%) Office 365
5 3 (2.26%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (2.26%) OneDrive
6 2 (1.50%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (1.50%) Force.com
6 2 (1.50%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
7 1 (0.75%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.75%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.75%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.75%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.76%) Firewall
2 4 (3.01%) Network Security
3 3 (2.26%) Cisco Wireless
3 3 (2.26%) DHCP
3 3 (2.26%) DNS
3 3 (2.26%) LAN
3 3 (2.26%) NGN
3 3 (2.26%) SAN
3 3 (2.26%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.26%) WAN
3 3 (2.26%) Wireless
4 2 (1.50%) BGP
4 2 (1.50%) Internet
4 2 (1.50%) Intranet
4 2 (1.50%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (17.29%) MongoDB
2 22 (16.54%) NoSQL
3 20 (15.04%) SQL Server
4 13 (9.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (6.77%) Big Data
6 6 (4.51%) Relational Database
7 5 (3.76%) Redis
8 4 (3.01%) Hadoop
9 3 (2.26%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (2.26%) Hazelcast
9 3 (2.26%) HBase
9 3 (2.26%) Spark SQL
10 1 (0.75%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.75%) OLAP
10 1 (0.75%) OLAP Cube
10 1 (0.75%) OLTP
10 1 (0.75%) Oracle OLAP
10 1 (0.75%) Power BI
10 1 (0.75%) Presto
10 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 24 (18.05%) Git (software)
2 21 (15.79%) Grunt
2 21 (15.79%) gulp
2 21 (15.79%) Jenkins
2 21 (15.79%) webpack
3 12 (9.02%) JIRA
3 12 (9.02%) Maven
4 11 (8.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 11 (8.27%) Subversion
5 6 (4.51%) NUnit
6 5 (3.76%) Gradle
6 5 (3.76%) JUnit
6 5 (3.76%) Mockito
7 4 (3.01%) Cucumber
8 3 (2.26%) SonarQube
8 3 (2.26%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.75%) Metasploit
General
1 56 (42.11%) Banking
2 53 (39.85%) Finance
3 48 (36.09%) Investment Banking
4 23 (17.29%) Front Office
5 4 (3.01%) Retail
6 3 (2.26%) Back Office
7 2 (1.50%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.50%) Legal
8 1 (0.75%) Marketing
8 1 (0.75%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 87 (65.41%) Developer
2 39 (29.32%) JavaScript Developer
3 30 (22.56%) Analyst
3 30 (22.56%) Java Developer
4 24 (18.05%) HTML Developer
5 23 (17.29%) UI Developer
6 19 (14.29%) Angular Developer
6 19 (14.29%) C# Developer
7 15 (11.28%) Business Analyst
7 15 (11.28%) Technical Analyst
8 12 (9.02%) Credit Risk Developer
9 9 (6.77%) C# WCF Developer
9 9 (6.77%) C# WPF Developer
9 9 (6.77%) Market Risk Developer
9 9 (6.77%) WCF Developer
9 9 (6.77%) WPF Developer
10 8 (6.02%) Agile Developer
10 8 (6.02%) Full Stack Developer
10 8 (6.02%) Salesforce Developer
11 6 (4.51%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (33.83%) AngularJS
2 38 (28.57%) HTML
2 38 (28.57%) HTML5
3 34 (25.56%) CSS
4 31 (23.31%) React
5 26 (19.55%) LESS
6 25 (18.80%) .NET
7 24 (18.05%) Spring
8 21 (15.79%) Middleware
8 21 (15.79%) Vue (Vue.js)
9 18 (13.53%) Hibernate
10 17 (12.78%) Reactive Extensions
11 15 (11.28%) .NET Framework
11 15 (11.28%) WCF
11 15 (11.28%) WPF
12 13 (9.77%) J2SE
12 13 (9.77%) RESTful
13 11 (8.27%) Task Parallel Library
14 10 (7.52%) NancyFx
14 10 (7.52%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 26 (19.55%) Derivative
2 24 (18.05%) Equity Derivative
2 24 (18.05%) Fixed Income
3 20 (15.04%) Market Risk
4 19 (14.29%) Credit Risk
5 16 (12.03%) Enterprise Software
6 13 (9.77%) Virtual Team
7 12 (9.02%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (6.02%) Equities
8 8 (6.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 7 (5.26%) Management Information System
10 6 (4.51%) Reference Data
10 6 (4.51%) User Experience
11 4 (3.01%) Computer Science
12 3 (2.26%) Interest Rate Derivative
12 3 (2.26%) OTC Derivatives
12 3 (2.26%) SWIFT
13 2 (1.50%) Pricing Data
14 1 (0.75%) Cyber Kill Chain
14 1 (0.75%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (8.27%) Windows
2 6 (4.51%) Linux
2 6 (4.51%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (3.76%) Windows Server
4 4 (3.01%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.50%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.75%) Android
6 1 (0.75%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.75%) Solaris
6 1 (0.75%) Unix
6 1 (0.75%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.75%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (69.92%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (51.88%) SDLC
3 42 (31.58%) Pair Programming
4 29 (21.80%) DevOps
5 27 (20.30%) Software Engineering
6 21 (15.79%) MVVM
7 20 (15.04%) Continuous Improvement
8 18 (13.53%) Mentoring
8 18 (13.53%) Scrum
9 17 (12.78%) Workflow
10 15 (11.28%) Stress Testing
10 15 (11.28%) Test Scripting
11 14 (10.53%) Economics
11 14 (10.53%) Migration
12 13 (9.77%) Open Source
13 12 (9.02%) Change Management
13 12 (9.02%) CRM
13 12 (9.02%) Integration Testing
14 11 (8.27%) Multithreading
15 10 (7.52%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 57 (42.86%) SQL
2 49 (36.84%) Java
3 45 (33.83%) JavaScript
4 29 (21.80%) C#
5 25 (18.80%) TypeScript
6 21 (15.79%) ES6
7 15 (11.28%) T-SQL
8 6 (4.51%) Scala
9 5 (3.76%) Python
10 4 (3.01%) Bash Shell
11 3 (2.26%) Kotlin
12 2 (1.50%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.75%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.75%) C
13 1 (0.75%) C++
13 1 (0.75%) Embedded C
13 1 (0.75%) Perl
13 1 (0.75%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.75%) VBA
13 1 (0.75%) XMLA
Qualifications
1 5 (3.76%) CISSP
1 5 (3.76%) Degree
2 3 (2.26%) Check Point Certification
2 3 (2.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (1.50%) CCNA
3 2 (1.50%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.50%) MCSE
3 2 (1.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.50%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.50%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (0.75%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.75%) GCFA
4 1 (0.75%) GCFE
4 1 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.01%) QA
2 3 (2.26%) SEPA
3 1 (0.75%) Basel II
3 1 (0.75%) COBIT
3 1 (0.75%) FISMA
3 1 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (0.75%) NIST 800
3 1 (0.75%) PMO
System Software
1 23 (17.29%) Docker
2 6 (4.51%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 3 (2.26%) HDFS
3 3 (2.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.26%) vSphere
4 2 (1.50%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.75%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 26 (19.55%) Ansible
2 25 (18.80%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (3.76%) Puppet
4 3 (2.26%) Mesos
4 3 (2.26%) SCCM
4 3 (2.26%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.75%) EnCase
5 1 (0.75%) FTK
5 1 (0.75%) Nessus
5 1 (0.75%) Nmap
Vendors
1 11 (8.27%) Oracle
1 11 (8.27%) Salesforce.com
2 10 (7.52%) Microsoft
3 5 (3.76%) CheckPoint
3 5 (3.76%) Palo Alto
3 5 (3.76%) VMware
4 4 (3.01%) Cisco
5 3 (2.26%) Citrix
5 3 (2.26%) FireEye
5 3 (2.26%) Informatica
5 3 (2.26%) McAfee
5 3 (2.26%) NetApp
5 3 (2.26%) Veeam
5 3 (2.26%) Zerto
6 2 (1.50%) Bloomberg
6 2 (1.50%) HP
6 2 (1.50%) MuleSoft
6 2 (1.50%) Reuters
7 1 (0.75%) IBM
7 1 (0.75%) JD Edwards