Period
to 11 July 2020

The median contractor rate for a Technical Analyst was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 11 July 2020.

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
England > London
6 months to
11 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 284 382 373
Rank change year-on-year +98 -9 -45
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 114 229 269
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.65% 0.55% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 0.59% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 162 175
Median daily rate £475 £495 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.04% +13.14% -7.89%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £279
90th Percentile £621 £600 £589
England median daily rate £440 £450 £438
% change year-on-year -2.22% +2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £21.25
England median hourly rate £16.00 £15.47 £17.32
% change year-on-year +3.41% -10.67% +19.45%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Contract vacancies in London with a recognized job title 16,377 39,045 44,059
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.41% 94.25% 94.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,257 27,943 31,875
Median daily rate £510 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £313 £319 £313
90th Percentile £700 £675 £675
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 285 516 668
Median hourly rate £35.00 £21.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.67% -2.33% -
10th Percentile £15.25 £12.50 £13.09
90th Percentile £54.60 £56.00 £51.63
Median hourly rate £22.67 £20.00 £18.70
% change year-on-year +13.36% +6.95% -

Technical Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Analyst in London

Technical Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Technical Analyst in London.

Daily rate trend for Technical Analyst in London

Technical Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Technical Analyst in London over the 6 months to 11 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Technical Analyst in London

Technical Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Technical Analyst in London.

Hourly rate trend for Technical Analyst in London

Technical Analyst
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 Analyst within the London region over the 6 months to 11 July 2020. 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 +122 47 £475 -4.04% 3
West London +48 4 £375 -24.62%
South London +46 3 £400 +23.08% 1
Technical Analyst
England

Technical Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 11 July 2020, 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 London region featuring Technical Analyst in the job title.

1 42 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (32.46%) Finance
3 27 (23.68%) SQL
4 24 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 21 (18.42%) Change Management
5 21 (18.42%) Business Intelligence
6 20 (17.54%) Requirements Gathering
7 19 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
7 19 (16.67%) ETL
7 19 (16.67%) Information Management
8 17 (14.91%) Data Warehouse
9 15 (13.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 15 (13.16%) SDLC
10 14 (12.28%) Business Analysis
10 14 (12.28%) Security Cleared
10 14 (12.28%) User Stories
10 14 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
11 13 (11.40%) Azure
12 12 (10.53%) Kimball Methodology
12 12 (10.53%) Java
12 12 (10.53%) Banking
12 12 (10.53%) Scrum
12 12 (10.53%) Data Development
13 11 (9.65%) Data Modelling
13 11 (9.65%) Portfolio Management
14 10 (8.77%) Python
14 10 (8.77%) Validation
15 9 (7.89%) Public Sector
15 9 (7.89%) Asset Management
16 8 (7.02%) Solvency II

Technical Analyst Skill Set
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 3 (2.63%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.75%) JBoss
3 1 (0.88%) Confluence
Applications
1 19 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.88%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.75%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.88%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.88%) PolarLake
Cloud Services
1 13 (11.40%) Azure
2 5 (4.39%) Office 365
3 3 (2.63%) AWS
3 3 (2.63%) Power Platform
4 1 (0.88%) GitHub
4 1 (0.88%) IaaS
4 1 (0.88%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.75%) HTTP
1 2 (1.75%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.88%) DHCP
2 1 (0.88%) DNS
2 1 (0.88%) Internet
2 1 (0.88%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (0.88%) Skype
2 1 (0.88%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (14.91%) Data Warehouse
2 15 (13.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (6.14%) Data Lake
4 5 (4.39%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.75%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (1.75%) Big Data
5 2 (1.75%) Power BI
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle Discoverer
6 1 (0.88%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (6.14%) JIRA
2 3 (2.63%) Postman
3 2 (1.75%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (0.88%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.88%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (0.88%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.88%) Toad
General
1 37 (32.46%) Finance
2 12 (10.53%) Banking
3 9 (7.89%) Public Sector
4 6 (5.26%) Front Office
4 6 (5.26%) Investment Banking
4 6 (5.26%) Law
5 3 (2.63%) Fire and Rescue
5 3 (2.63%) Retail
6 2 (1.75%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.75%) French Language
7 1 (0.88%) Back Office
7 1 (0.88%) Billing
7 1 (0.88%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.88%) International Banking
7 1 (0.88%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.26%) JSON
1 6 (5.26%) REST
1 6 (5.26%) XML
2 4 (3.51%) Swagger
3 3 (2.63%) .NET
3 3 (2.63%) Web Services
4 2 (1.75%) Kafka
4 2 (1.75%) Rendezvous
5 1 (0.88%) COM
5 1 (0.88%) J2EE
5 1 (0.88%) SOAP
5 1 (0.88%) Spring
5 1 (0.88%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.02%) Taxonomies
3 7 (6.14%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.39%) Derivative
5 4 (3.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (3.51%) User Experience
6 3 (2.63%) Fixed Income
7 2 (1.75%) Credit Derivative
7 2 (1.75%) Credit Risk
7 2 (1.75%) Equities
7 2 (1.75%) Market Risk
7 2 (1.75%) Reference Data
7 2 (1.75%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.75%) SWIFT
8 1 (0.88%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.88%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.88%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.88%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.88%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.88%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.14%) Windows
2 4 (3.51%) Linux
3 2 (1.75%) Windows 10
3 2 (1.75%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.75%) Windows Server 2016
4 1 (0.88%) Android
4 1 (0.88%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.88%) Unix
4 1 (0.88%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
3 21 (18.42%) Business Intelligence
3 21 (18.42%) Change Management
4 20 (17.54%) Requirements Gathering
5 19 (16.67%) ETL
5 19 (16.67%) Information Management
6 15 (13.16%) SDLC
7 14 (12.28%) Business Analysis
7 14 (12.28%) User Stories
8 12 (10.53%) Data Development
8 12 (10.53%) Kimball Methodology
8 12 (10.53%) Scrum
9 11 (9.65%) Data Modelling
9 11 (9.65%) Portfolio Management
10 10 (8.77%) Validation
11 9 (7.89%) Asset Management
12 8 (7.02%) Business Process Modelling
12 8 (7.02%) Data Visualisation
12 8 (7.02%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 27 (23.68%) SQL
2 12 (10.53%) Java
3 10 (8.77%) Python
4 4 (3.51%) C#
4 4 (3.51%) R
5 3 (2.63%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.75%) Go
6 2 (1.75%) Perl
6 2 (1.75%) PHP
6 2 (1.75%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.88%) C++
7 1 (0.88%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.88%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.88%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (12.28%) Security Cleared
2 7 (6.14%) SC Cleared
3 5 (4.39%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (2.63%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.75%) A+ Certification
5 2 (1.75%) Degree
5 2 (1.75%) SANS
6 1 (0.88%) CCNA
6 1 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.88%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.88%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.88%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.88%) Linux+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.02%) Solvency II
2 3 (2.63%) QA
3 2 (1.75%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.75%) PSD2
4 1 (0.88%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.88%) ISO 20022
4 1 (0.88%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.88%) MiFID
4 1 (0.88%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (4.39%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.88%) Docker
2 1 (0.88%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (0.88%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 3 (2.63%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (0.88%) Perfmon
2 1 (0.88%) SCCM
2 1 (0.88%) SCOM
2 1 (0.88%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 6 (5.26%) Microsoft
1 6 (5.26%) Oracle
2 3 (2.63%) Citrix
2 3 (2.63%) Splunk
2 3 (2.63%) Tableau
2 3 (2.63%) VMware
3 2 (1.75%) Bloomberg
3 2 (1.75%) Qualys
3 2 (1.75%) SAP
3 2 (1.75%) TIBCO
4 1 (0.88%) Alteryx
4 1 (0.88%) Cisco
4 1 (0.88%) GoldenSource
4 1 (0.88%) Guidewire
4 1 (0.88%) Infor
4 1 (0.88%) McAfee
4 1 (0.88%) NetApp
4 1 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.88%) ServiceNow
4 1 (0.88%) Symantec