The table below looks at the statistics for Analytics skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Analytics over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analytics
Rank 57 42 52
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +10
Contract jobs citing Analytics 2 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.29% 1.46% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 2.08% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 2
Average daily rate
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£400 £285 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.35% -24.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £368 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.84% -2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.75 £27.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year
+32.40% +83.05%
Analytics
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
450 432 362
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 66.08% 70.02% 66.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 294 276 174
Average daily rate £375 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 10 12
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £13.87
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +44.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.98 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £36.45 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £29.75
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -7.56%

Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Analytics across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Analytics Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Analytics
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Analytics across the Birmingham region.

Analytics Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Analytics also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Analytics.

1 4 (57.14%) Marketing
2 3 (42.86%) SAS
2 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
3 2 (28.57%) ETL
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) Retail
3 2 (28.57%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 2 (28.57%) Hadoop
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (28.57%) Big Data
4 1 (14.29%) Statistical Modelling
4 1 (14.29%) Customer Segmentation
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) Online Marketing
4 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
4 1 (14.29%) QlikView
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (14.29%) Base SAS
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (14.29%) Web Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 1 (14.29%) SAP
4 1 (14.29%) CRM
4 1 (14.29%) Financial Institution

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Analytics also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Analytics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (42.86%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (28.57%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 2 (28.57%) Hadoop
1 2 (28.57%) Big Data
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
2 1 (14.29%) QlikView
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (14.29%) Base SAS
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
General
1 4 (57.14%) Marketing
2 2 (28.57%) Retail
3 1 (14.29%) Financial Institution
3 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Big Data Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Data Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) QlikView Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Campaign Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Business Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
2 2 (28.57%) ETL
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Statistical Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) Customer Segmentation
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) Online Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Web Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) SAP