Period
to 22 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Technical Analyst was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies in Sheffield during the 6 months to 22 November 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
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 70 61
Rank change year-on-year +17 -9 -18
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 11 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 1.62% 1.14% 0.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.69% 1.21% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 1
Sheffield median daily rate £550 £500 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +100.00% -50.00%
South Yorkshire median daily rate £550 £325 £250
% change year-on-year +69.23% +30.00% -50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Sheffield median hourly rate - - -
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £28.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield. 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
Sheffield
Contract vacancies in Sheffield with a recognized job title 652 908 720
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.31% 94.29% 94.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 370 604 512
Sheffield median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +23.08%
10th Percentile £213 £263 £225
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 24 38
Sheffield median hourly rate £20.30 £13.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.37% +8.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £12.10 £9.65 £9.78
90th Percentile £39.48 £34.59 £21.18
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.75 £14.87 £12.75
% change year-on-year +5.92% +16.63% -15.00%

Technical Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Analyst in Sheffield

Technical Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Analyst in Sheffield

Technical Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Technical Analyst in Sheffield

Technical Analyst Skill Set
Top 28 Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Sheffield region featuring Technical Analyst in the job title.

1 10 (90.91%) Finance
1 10 (90.91%) Banking
1 10 (90.91%) Investment Management
2 7 (63.64%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (63.64%) Incident Management
2 7 (63.64%) Validation
2 7 (63.64%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (63.64%) Symantec
2 7 (63.64%) Data Modelling
2 7 (63.64%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 6 (54.55%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (54.55%) Test Automation
3 6 (54.55%) Business Analysis
4 4 (36.36%) Work Breakdown Structure
5 3 (27.27%) CRISC
5 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
5 3 (27.27%) Coaching
5 3 (27.27%) Security Operations
5 3 (27.27%) Security Operations Centre
5 3 (27.27%) Investment Banking
5 3 (27.27%) CISM
5 3 (27.27%) CISSP
5 3 (27.27%) Client/Server
6 1 (9.09%) Data Loss Prevention
6 1 (9.09%) SoapUI
6 1 (9.09%) RESTful
6 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
6 1 (9.09%) SOAP

Technical Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) SoapUI
General
1 10 (90.91%) Banking
1 10 (90.91%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) RESTful
1 1 (9.09%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Client/Server
1 3 (27.27%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Investment Management
2 7 (63.64%) Data Modelling
2 7 (63.64%) Incident Management
2 7 (63.64%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 7 (63.64%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (63.64%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (63.64%) Validation
3 6 (54.55%) Business Analysis
3 6 (54.55%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (54.55%) Test Automation
4 4 (36.36%) Work Breakdown Structure
5 3 (27.27%) Coaching
5 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
5 3 (27.27%) Security Operations
6 1 (9.09%) Data Loss Prevention
6 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) CISM
1 3 (27.27%) CISSP
1 3 (27.27%) CRISC
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Symantec