The median contractor rate for a Technical Analyst was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 269 277 272
Rank change year-on-year +8 -5  
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 148 157 164
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.71% 0.72% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 0.76% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 114 101
Median daily rate £500 £470 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.38% +17.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £247 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £378 £350
% change year-on-year +2.64% +7.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £14.50 £17.25 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.94% +27.77%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £17.75 £23.00
% change year-on-year -18.30% -22.82%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 19665 20680 22203
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.86% 95.26% 94.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 14033 15001 15472
Median daily rate £500 £463 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.10% +3.93%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £605
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £373
% change year-on-year - +7.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 251 230 384
Median hourly rate £19.82 £18.00 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.11% -3.74%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £43.57 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Technical Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured Technical Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Analyst in London

Technical Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Analyst in London

Technical Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Analyst in London over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Technical Analyst in London

Technical Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor 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 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +14 30 £500 - 15
Bromley - 2 £575 -
Technical Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, Technical Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region featuring Technical Analyst in the job title.

1 90 (31.91%) SQL
2 87 (30.85%) Finance
3 73 (25.89%) Agile Software Development
4 71 (25.18%) Banking
5 45 (15.96%) Business Analysis
6 42 (14.89%) Microsoft Excel
7 39 (13.83%) Windows
8 37 (13.12%) Microsoft
9 31 (10.99%) Java
10 29 (10.28%) Analytical Skills
11 28 (9.93%) .NET
12 25 (8.87%) Stakeholder Management
13 23 (8.16%) VBA
14 22 (7.80%) Scrum
14 22 (7.80%) User Stories
15 21 (7.45%) SDLC
15 21 (7.45%) Migration
15 21 (7.45%) SQL Server
15 21 (7.45%) XML
15 21 (7.45%) Cisco
16 20 (7.09%) Linux
16 20 (7.09%) MiFID
17 19 (6.74%) Data Analysis
17 19 (6.74%) Oracle
17 19 (6.74%) Analytics
18 18 (6.38%) Front Office
19 17 (6.03%) QA
19 17 (6.03%) Unix
19 17 (6.03%) Business Intelligence
20 16 (5.67%) MS Visio

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 8 (2.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 8 (2.84%) Confluence
2 6 (2.13%) JBoss
3 4 (1.42%) IIS
4 3 (1.06%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.06%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.71%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.71%) WildFly
6 1 (0.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.35%) Apache
6 1 (0.35%) CMS
6 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.35%) Moodle
6 1 (0.35%) Mule
6 1 (0.35%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.35%) SAS
Applications
1 42 (14.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (5.67%) MS Visio
3 15 (5.32%) Microsoft Office
4 12 (4.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 8 (2.84%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.71%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.35%) Mingle
7 1 (0.35%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 7 (2.48%) Temenos T24
2 5 (1.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.71%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.35%) Actimize
4 1 (0.35%) Bloomberg AIM
4 1 (0.35%) Global One
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.35%) RMDS
4 1 (0.35%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.35%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.77%) Adobe Analytics
1 5 (1.77%) Google Analytics
2 4 (1.42%) Office 365
3 3 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.71%) G Suite
4 2 (0.71%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.35%) GitHub
5 1 (0.35%) Google Tag Manager
5 1 (0.35%) Slack
5 1 (0.35%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.35%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.67%) Firewall
2 14 (4.96%) Wireless
3 10 (3.55%) TCP/IP
4 7 (2.48%) LAN
4 7 (2.48%) OSPF
4 7 (2.48%) VPN
4 7 (2.48%) WAN
5 6 (2.13%) BGP
5 6 (2.13%) iSCSI
5 6 (2.13%) SAN
5 6 (2.13%) Structured Cabling
5 6 (2.13%) VXLAN
6 2 (0.71%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (0.71%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.71%) Internet
6 2 (0.71%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (0.71%) Network Security
7 1 (0.35%) DMZ
7 1 (0.35%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.35%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (7.45%) SQL Server
2 13 (4.61%) Relational Database
3 10 (3.55%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (2.48%) Data Mining
5 6 (2.13%) Big Data
5 6 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (1.77%) Hadoop
7 4 (1.42%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (1.42%) QlikView
8 3 (1.06%) MS Access
8 3 (1.06%) MySQL
8 3 (1.06%) Oracle Discoverer
8 3 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.06%) SQLPlus
9 2 (0.71%) DB2
9 2 (0.71%) Informix
9 2 (0.71%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.71%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.71%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.71%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 16 (5.67%) Cucumber
1 16 (5.67%) JIRA
2 14 (4.96%) Selenium
3 5 (1.77%) XMLSpy
4 4 (1.42%) Eclipse
4 4 (1.42%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.71%) JBehave
5 2 (0.71%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.71%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (0.71%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (0.71%) SpecFlow
5 2 (0.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (0.71%) Toad
5 2 (0.71%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.35%) FitNesse
6 1 (0.35%) JDeveloper
6 1 (0.35%) JIRA Agile
6 1 (0.35%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 87 (30.85%) Finance
2 71 (25.18%) Banking
3 18 (6.38%) Front Office
4 16 (5.67%) Retail
5 15 (5.32%) Investment Banking
6 11 (3.90%) Back Office
6 11 (3.90%) Marketing
7 7 (2.48%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.77%) Advertising
8 5 (1.77%) Electronics
8 5 (1.77%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.77%) Retail Banking
9 3 (1.06%) Legal
9 3 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.71%) Billing
10 2 (0.71%) French Language
10 2 (0.71%) Games
10 2 (0.71%) German Language
10 2 (0.71%) International Banking
10 2 (0.71%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (9.93%) .NET
2 21 (7.45%) XML
3 11 (3.90%) Web Services
4 9 (3.19%) HTML
5 8 (2.84%) FIX Protocol
5 8 (2.84%) JSON
5 8 (2.84%) Middleware
6 6 (2.13%) FpML
6 6 (2.13%) Gherkin
6 6 (2.13%) REST
6 6 (2.13%) SAML
7 5 (1.77%) AngularJS
7 5 (1.77%) SOAP
7 5 (1.77%) XSD
7 5 (1.77%) XSLT
8 4 (1.42%) CSS
8 4 (1.42%) HTML5
8 4 (1.42%) JSON Schema
8 4 (1.42%) WSDL
9 3 (1.06%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 29 (10.28%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (4.96%) Data Centre
3 13 (4.61%) Derivative
4 12 (4.26%) Management Information System
5 10 (3.55%) User Experience
6 8 (2.84%) Blackberry
6 8 (2.84%) Fixed Income
6 8 (2.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 6 (2.13%) Market Risk
8 5 (1.77%) Computer Science
8 5 (1.77%) Equities
9 4 (1.42%) Client/Server
9 4 (1.42%) Credit Risk
9 4 (1.42%) Fintech
9 4 (1.42%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.42%) OTC Derivatives
9 4 (1.42%) PMI
9 4 (1.42%) Reference Data
9 4 (1.42%) Video on Demand
9 4 (1.42%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 39 (13.83%) Windows
2 20 (7.09%) Linux
3 17 (6.03%) Unix
4 12 (4.26%) Windows 10
5 10 (3.55%) Windows 7
6 8 (2.84%) Mac OS X
7 5 (1.77%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (1.42%) Solaris
9 3 (1.06%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (1.06%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.71%) AIX
10 2 (0.71%) Android
10 2 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.71%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 2 (0.71%) Windows Server
11 1 (0.35%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.35%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.35%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (25.89%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (15.96%) Business Analysis
3 25 (8.87%) Stakeholder Management
4 22 (7.80%) Scrum
4 22 (7.80%) User Stories
5 21 (7.45%) Migration
5 21 (7.45%) SDLC
6 19 (6.74%) Analytics
6 19 (6.74%) Data Analysis
7 17 (6.03%) Business Intelligence
8 16 (5.67%) ITIL
8 16 (5.67%) Project Management
8 16 (5.67%) Test Scripting
9 15 (5.32%) Change Management
9 15 (5.32%) Investment Management
10 14 (4.96%) Data Modelling
11 13 (4.61%) Systems Analysis
12 12 (4.26%) UML
13 11 (3.90%) E-Commerce
13 11 (3.90%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 90 (31.91%) SQL
2 31 (10.99%) Java
3 23 (8.16%) VBA
4 14 (4.96%) PowerShell
5 12 (4.26%) C#
6 11 (3.90%) JavaScript
6 11 (3.90%) Perl
7 9 (3.19%) Shell Script
8 6 (2.13%) Python
9 5 (1.77%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.06%) Bash Shell
10 3 (1.06%) C++
10 3 (1.06%) R
10 3 (1.06%) Scala
10 3 (1.06%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.71%) TypeScript
11 2 (0.71%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.71%) VBScript
12 1 (0.35%) C
12 1 (0.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (4.26%) Degree
2 10 (3.55%) ITIL Certification
2 10 (3.55%) Security Cleared
3 9 (3.19%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (3.19%) SC Cleared
4 8 (2.84%) CCNP
5 7 (2.48%) CCNA
6 6 (2.13%) PMI Certification
7 4 (1.42%) CISSP
8 3 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.71%) CNA
9 2 (0.71%) GCIA
9 2 (0.71%) GCIH
9 2 (0.71%) GIAC
9 2 (0.71%) ISEB
9 2 (0.71%) MCSE
9 2 (0.71%) Network+ Certification
9 2 (0.71%) Novell Certification
9 2 (0.71%) PMP
9 2 (0.71%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (7.09%) MiFID
2 17 (6.03%) QA
3 12 (4.26%) SLA
4 4 (1.42%) GDPR
5 3 (1.06%) EMIR
5 3 (1.06%) GxP
6 2 (0.71%) IFRS
6 2 (0.71%) IFRS 9
7 1 (0.35%) Basel II
7 1 (0.35%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.35%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.35%) FINREP
7 1 (0.35%) PMO
7 1 (0.35%) SEPA
System Software
1 15 (5.32%) Active Directory
2 12 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (2.84%) Virtual Desktop
3 8 (2.84%) vSphere
4 3 (1.06%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.71%) Docker
5 2 (0.71%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.35%) Dovecot
6 1 (0.35%) HDFS
6 1 (0.35%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.35%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.35%) vCloud
6 1 (0.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (1.42%) Nagios
2 3 (1.06%) SCCM
3 2 (0.71%) AirWatch
3 2 (0.71%) BladeLogic
3 2 (0.71%) Control-M
3 2 (0.71%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 2 (0.71%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.35%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.35%) DameWare
4 1 (0.35%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.35%) ITRS Geneos
4 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.35%) vRealize
Vendors
1 37 (13.12%) Microsoft
2 21 (7.45%) Cisco
3 19 (6.74%) Oracle
4 16 (5.67%) VMware
5 9 (3.19%) Google
5 9 (3.19%) Murex
5 9 (3.19%) Palo Alto
5 9 (3.19%) SAP
6 8 (2.84%) Fortinet
6 8 (2.84%) LANDesk
7 7 (2.48%) SolarWinds
7 7 (2.48%) Temenos
8 6 (2.13%) Arista
8 6 (2.13%) Sophis
9 5 (1.77%) Calypso
10 4 (1.42%) Adobe
10 4 (1.42%) Atlassian
10 4 (1.42%) Cognos
10 4 (1.42%) Tableau
11 3 (1.06%) Tripwire
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