The median contractor rate for a Technical Analyst was £369 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Analyst
England / South East
Rank 198 208 203
Rank change year-on-year +10 -5  
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 47 54 64
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.61% 0.59% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.62% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 34 28
Median daily rate £369 £300 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.91% -25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £123 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +1.33% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 6
Median hourly rate £19.50 £11.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +69.56% -58.18%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £11.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year +34.78% -56.60%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 7288 8686 9157
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 94.05% 94.92% 94.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 4122 5321 4899
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 376 373 440
Median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +8.10%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.05 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Technical Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Analyst in the South East

Technical Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Analyst in the South East

Technical Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Analyst in the South East over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Technical Analyst in the South East

Technical Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Technical Analyst in the South East

Technical Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 23 March 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
Berkshire +33 12 £388 - 4
Surrey +20 12 £525 +31.25% 4
Hampshire +7 12 £325 - 2
Buckinghamshire -16 7 £350 - 1
Kent +14 1 £145 -27.50%
East Sussex +13 1 - -
West Sussex -1 1 £413 +292.85%
Oxfordshire -17 1 £350 +75.00% 1
Technical Analyst
England

Technical Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 South East region featuring Technical Analyst in the job title.

1 28 (34.57%) SQL
2 18 (22.22%) Finance
3 16 (19.75%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (17.28%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (14.81%) Web Services
5 12 (14.81%) XML
6 11 (13.58%) Data Analysis
7 10 (12.35%) Unix
7 10 (12.35%) Windows
8 9 (11.11%) Oracle
8 9 (11.11%) SQL Server
8 9 (11.11%) Migration
9 8 (9.88%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (9.88%) Microsoft
9 8 (9.88%) Business Analysis
9 8 (9.88%) User Stories
10 7 (8.64%) Relational Database
10 7 (8.64%) Data Flow Diagram
10 7 (8.64%) DB2
10 7 (8.64%) OO
10 7 (8.64%) OOD
11 6 (7.41%) Linux
11 6 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (7.41%) ITIL
11 6 (7.41%) Service Management
11 6 (7.41%) VMware
11 6 (7.41%) Analytics
12 5 (6.17%) Big Data
12 5 (6.17%) PMO
12 5 (6.17%) Banking

Technical Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 4 (4.94%) CMS
1 4 (4.94%) SAS
2 3 (3.70%) Apache Spark
2 3 (3.70%) Joomla!
2 3 (3.70%) WordPress
3 2 (2.47%) Apache
3 2 (2.47%) Commerce Server
3 2 (2.47%) IBM HTTP Server
3 2 (2.47%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.47%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.23%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.23%) Confluence
4 1 (1.23%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (6.17%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.70%) MS Office
2 3 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.23%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.23%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.23%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (4.94%) Temenos T24
2 2 (2.47%) Fredhopper
2 2 (2.47%) Infor CloudSuite
2 2 (2.47%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
2 2 (2.47%) Infor CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.94%) Office 365
2 3 (3.70%) IaaS
2 3 (3.70%) PaaS
3 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.70%) Intranet
1 3 (3.70%) LAN
1 3 (3.70%) WAN
2 2 (2.47%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.47%) VPN
3 1 (1.23%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.23%) DNS
3 1 (1.23%) Firewall
3 1 (1.23%) Network Security
3 1 (1.23%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.23%) VLAN
3 1 (1.23%) VoIP
3 1 (1.23%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.64%) DB2
2 7 (8.64%) Relational Database
3 6 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (6.17%) Big Data
4 5 (6.17%) Hadoop
4 5 (6.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (3.70%) Apache Hive
5 3 (3.70%) MongoDB
5 3 (3.70%) NoSQL
5 3 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.47%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (2.47%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (2.47%) Data Lake
6 2 (2.47%) Data Mining
6 2 (2.47%) Impala
6 2 (2.47%) MS Access
6 2 (2.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.23%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.23%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 3 (3.70%) Selenium
1 3 (3.70%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.47%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.47%) JIRA
2 2 (2.47%) Protractor
2 2 (2.47%) Subversion
2 2 (2.47%) TeamCity
2 2 (2.47%) WebDriver
3 1 (1.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.23%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.23%) HP UFT
3 1 (1.23%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.23%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (1.23%) SilkTest
3 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 18 (22.22%) Finance
2 5 (6.17%) Banking
3 3 (3.70%) Legal
3 3 (3.70%) Marketing
4 2 (2.47%) Billing
4 2 (2.47%) Retail
4 2 (2.47%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (14.81%) Web Services
1 12 (14.81%) XML
2 4 (4.94%) AngularJS
2 4 (4.94%) Node.js
3 3 (3.70%) HTML
3 3 (3.70%) OAuth
3 3 (3.70%) XSD
3 3 (3.70%) XSL
4 2 (2.47%) Ajax
4 2 (2.47%) CSS
4 2 (2.47%) JSON
4 2 (2.47%) Worklight
5 1 (1.23%) .NET
5 1 (1.23%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (19.75%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.94%) Data Centre
2 4 (4.94%) Management Information System
2 4 (4.94%) NHS
3 3 (3.70%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.47%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.47%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.23%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.23%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.23%) iPad
5 1 (1.23%) iPhone
5 1 (1.23%) Reinsurance
5 1 (1.23%) Semantic Web
5 1 (1.23%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.35%) Unix
1 10 (12.35%) Windows
2 6 (7.41%) Linux
3 3 (3.70%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.47%) AIX
4 2 (2.47%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.23%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.23%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.23%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (17.28%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (13.58%) Data Analysis
3 9 (11.11%) Migration
4 8 (9.88%) Business Analysis
4 8 (9.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (9.88%) User Stories
5 7 (8.64%) Data Flow Diagram
5 7 (8.64%) OO
5 7 (8.64%) OOD
6 6 (7.41%) Analytics
6 6 (7.41%) ITIL
6 6 (7.41%) Service Management
7 5 (6.17%) ETL
7 5 (6.17%) UML
7 5 (6.17%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (4.94%) BPMN
8 4 (4.94%) Content Management
8 4 (4.94%) E-Commerce
8 4 (4.94%) Unit Testing
8 4 (4.94%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 28 (34.57%) SQL
2 5 (6.17%) C#
2 5 (6.17%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.47%) COBOL
3 2 (2.47%) Java
3 2 (2.47%) Scala
3 2 (2.47%) Shell Script
3 2 (2.47%) VB
4 1 (1.23%) C
4 1 (1.23%) JCL
4 1 (1.23%) Python
4 1 (1.23%) R
4 1 (1.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (6.17%) Degree
1 5 (6.17%) ISEB
1 5 (6.17%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.94%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.47%) CCNA
3 2 (2.47%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.23%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.23%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.23%) IIBA
4 1 (1.23%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.23%) MCP
4 1 (1.23%) MCSA
4 1 (1.23%) MCSE
4 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.17%) PMO
1 5 (6.17%) QA
1 5 (6.17%) SLA
2 3 (3.70%) Data Quality
2 3 (3.70%) IFRS
2 3 (3.70%) IFRS 9
3 2 (2.47%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.23%) Solvency II
System Software
1 3 (3.70%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.23%) BitLocker
3 1 (1.23%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.23%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.23%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (1.23%) XenApp
3 1 (1.23%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (2.47%) Oozie
1 2 (2.47%) SCCM
2 1 (1.23%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.23%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (1.23%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.23%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 9 (11.11%) Oracle
2 8 (9.88%) Microsoft
3 6 (7.41%) VMware
4 4 (4.94%) Cisco
5 3 (3.70%) HP
5 3 (3.70%) Rackspace
6 2 (2.47%) Ab Initio
6 2 (2.47%) AppDynamics
6 2 (2.47%) CheckPoint
6 2 (2.47%) Citrix
6 2 (2.47%) IBM
6 2 (2.47%) Infor
6 2 (2.47%) SAP
6 2 (2.47%) ServiceNow
6 2 (2.47%) Splunk
6 2 (2.47%) Symantec
6 2 (2.47%) Temenos
6 2 (2.47%) Teradata
7 1 (1.23%) Computacenter
7 1 (1.23%) Juniper
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Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
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