The median contractor rate for a Technical Analyst was £295 per day in advertised job vacancies in South Yorkshire during the 3 months to 22 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Analyst
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank 51 53 40
Rank change year-on-year +2 -13  
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 4 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.86% 0.38% 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.89% 0.39% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 3
Median daily rate £295 £400 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.25% +60.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £358
% change year-on-year +2.66% +4.82%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £11.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year +21.73% -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 South Yorkshire. 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 Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 447 509 391
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 96.13% 96.58% 95.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 344 256
Median daily rate £400 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 14 26
Median hourly rate £12.00 £14.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.28% +33.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.25 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £21.50 £30.00
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 South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Analyst in South Yorkshire

Technical Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Analyst in South Yorkshire

Technical Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Analyst in South Yorkshire over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Technical Analyst in South Yorkshire

Technical Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Technical Analyst in South Yorkshire

Technical Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

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

1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
3 3 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (25.00%) SCCM
4 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (25.00%) Capacity Management
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (25.00%) Sophos
4 2 (25.00%) SAN
4 2 (25.00%) NetApp
4 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (25.00%) VoIP
4 2 (25.00%) SLA
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (25.00%) Local Government

Technical Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) FileNet
2 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
2 1 (12.50%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Portal
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) SAN
1 2 (25.00%) VoIP
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Local Government
3 1 (12.50%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) DataPower
2 1 (12.50%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Capacity Management
2 2 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 1 (12.50%) Data Centre Operations
3 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
3 1 (12.50%) Quality Management
3 1 (12.50%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) SCCM
2 1 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) NetApp
2 2 (25.00%) Sophos
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) HP