Period
to 23 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Technical Analyst was £370 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 6 months to 23 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
England > South West
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 171 181 184
Rank change year-on-year +10 +3 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 37 22 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.65% 0.38% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 0.41% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 20 23
South West median daily rate £370 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.33% -11.76% +34.92%
10th Percentile £293 £255 £305
90th Percentile £480 £541 £560
England median daily rate £438 £435 £400
% change year-on-year +0.57% +8.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
South West median hourly rate - - £100.00
England median hourly rate £16.25 £17.25 £24.00
% change year-on-year -5.80% -28.13% +40.60%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West. 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
South West
Contract vacancies in the South West with a recognized job title 5382 5430 6216
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.11% 94.95% 95.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 3391 3535 4043
South West median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% - -
10th Percentile £206 £213 £219
90th Percentile £538 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 253 345 395
South West median hourly rate £31.00 £25.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.00% -16.67% +50.00%
10th Percentile £11.50 £11.00 £11.17
90th Percentile £49.75 £46.15 £46.20
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%

Technical Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Analyst in the South West

Technical Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Analyst in the South West

Technical Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Analyst in the South West over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Technical Analyst in the South West

Technical Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Technical Analyst in the South West

Technical Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Bristol -7 13 £348 -0.71% 1
Gloucestershire +27 7 £425 +6.25%
Wiltshire -4 6 £538 +34.38% 1
Somerset -6 2 - -
Cornwall - 1 - -
Technical Analyst
England

Technical Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West

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

1 12 (32.43%) Finance
2 9 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (24.32%) SAP
3 8 (21.62%) Manufacturing
4 7 (18.92%) Migration
4 7 (18.92%) .NET
4 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
5 6 (16.22%) Data Modelling
5 6 (16.22%) SQL
5 6 (16.22%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (13.51%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (13.51%) VB
6 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
6 5 (13.51%) Driving Licence
7 4 (10.81%) SDLC
7 4 (10.81%) AirWatch
7 4 (10.81%) AlienVault
7 4 (10.81%) Java
7 4 (10.81%) MS Exchange
7 4 (10.81%) Windows
7 4 (10.81%) SLA
7 4 (10.81%) Project Management
7 4 (10.81%) Forcepoint
7 4 (10.81%) GAP Analysis
7 4 (10.81%) Scrum
7 4 (10.81%) Data Analysis
7 4 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (10.81%) SCCM
7 4 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (10.81%) Office 365

Technical Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (10.81%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.70%) Apache
2 1 (2.70%) Apache Pig
2 1 (2.70%) Confluence
2 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.81%) Office 365
2 1 (2.70%) Dynamics 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.11%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (8.11%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.70%) Apache Hive
3 1 (2.70%) Big Data
3 1 (2.70%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.70%) MySQL
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.70%) SAP HANA
3 1 (2.70%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) ERwin
2 1 (2.70%) Cucumber
2 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.70%) JIRA
2 1 (2.70%) Selenium
2 1 (2.70%) SoapUI
2 1 (2.70%) TestRail
General
1 12 (32.43%) Finance
2 8 (21.62%) Manufacturing
3 3 (8.11%) Electronics
3 3 (8.11%) Marketing
3 3 (8.11%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.41%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.92%) .NET
2 1 (2.70%) Django
2 1 (2.70%) JSON
2 1 (2.70%) REST
2 1 (2.70%) SAP Basis
2 1 (2.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Driving Licence
2 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.70%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.70%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (2.70%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.81%) Windows
2 2 (5.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (18.92%) Migration
3 6 (16.22%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (16.22%) Data Modelling
4 5 (13.51%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (10.81%) Data Analysis
5 4 (10.81%) GAP Analysis
5 4 (10.81%) Project Management
5 4 (10.81%) Scrum
5 4 (10.81%) SDLC
6 3 (8.11%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (8.11%) Information Security
6 3 (8.11%) ITIL
6 3 (8.11%) Programme Management
6 3 (8.11%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
7 2 (5.41%) Business Analysis
8 1 (2.70%) Asset Management
8 1 (2.70%) Integration Testing
8 1 (2.70%) Test Management
8 1 (2.70%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.22%) SQL
2 5 (13.51%) VB
3 4 (10.81%) Java
4 3 (8.11%) VB.NET
5 2 (5.41%) C#
5 2 (5.41%) VB6
6 1 (2.70%) ABAP
6 1 (2.70%) Perl
6 1 (2.70%) PHP
6 1 (2.70%) Python
6 1 (2.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared
1 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.70%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) SLA
2 3 (8.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (8.11%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Firmware
1 1 (2.70%) ISA Server
1 1 (2.70%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) AirWatch
1 4 (10.81%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (24.32%) SAP
2 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
3 4 (10.81%) AlienVault
3 4 (10.81%) Forcepoint
4 3 (8.11%) LogLogic
4 3 (8.11%) McAfee
4 3 (8.11%) Oracle
5 1 (2.70%) Informatica
5 1 (2.70%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (2.70%) SolarWinds
5 1 (2.70%) Sybase
5 1 (2.70%) VMware