The table below looks at the statistics for Analytics skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Analytics over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analytics
Rank 55 37 56
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +19
Contract jobs citing Analytics 15 22 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.94% 2.93% 1.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.34% 3.89% 1.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 20 7
Median daily rate £475 £375 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £311 £465
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £413 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £408 £390
% change year-on-year
+4.29% +4.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +42.10%
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
642 565 519
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 83.16% 75.33% 72.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 449 360 323
Median daily rate £388 £375 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 16 12
Median hourly rate £25.00 £35.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +27.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing Analytics as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analytics across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

Analytics Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Analytics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Analytics.

1 7 (30.43%) NHS
1 7 (30.43%) Data Analysis
2 6 (26.09%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (21.74%) Project Management
3 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
3 5 (21.74%) Change Management
3 5 (21.74%) Data Quality
4 4 (17.39%) Performance Management
4 4 (17.39%) Data Analytics
4 4 (17.39%) Relational Database
4 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (17.39%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (17.39%) Management Information System
4 4 (17.39%) MS Access
5 3 (13.04%) SAS
5 3 (13.04%) Data Management
5 3 (13.04%) Information Management
5 3 (13.04%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (13.04%) Strategic Planning
5 3 (13.04%) Degree
5 3 (13.04%) Statistics
6 2 (8.70%) Credit Risk
6 2 (8.70%) R
6 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
6 2 (8.70%) Credit Risk Management
6 2 (8.70%) Portfolio Management
6 2 (8.70%) SAS Macro
6 2 (8.70%) User Experience
6 2 (8.70%) Kimball Methodology
6 2 (8.70%) Python

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 3 (13.04%) SAS
2 1 (4.35%) Apache Pig
2 1 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
2 3 (13.04%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (4.35%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (4.35%) MS Office
3 1 (4.35%) Photoshop
3 1 (4.35%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.35%) Google Analytics
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) MS Access
1 4 (17.39%) Relational Database
2 2 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.35%) Apache Hive
3 1 (4.35%) Big Data
3 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.35%) Impala
3 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.35%) QlikView
3 1 (4.35%) SAS Visual Analytics
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.35%) JIRA
General
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Advertising
2 1 (4.35%) Games
2 1 (4.35%) Marketing
2 1 (4.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Head of Analytics
3 3 (13.04%) Author
4 2 (8.70%) Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Credit Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Credit Risk Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Data Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Risk Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) SAS Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) SAS Credit Risk Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) SAS Risk Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Electrical Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) IT Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Lead UX Designer
5 1 (4.35%) Public Sector Delivery Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Quality Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) SAS Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
1 1 (4.35%) CSS
1 1 (4.35%) CSS3
1 1 (4.35%) HTML
1 1 (4.35%) HTML5
1 1 (4.35%) JSON
1 1 (4.35%) Material Design
1 1 (4.35%) REST
1 1 (4.35%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) NHS
2 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (17.39%) Management Information System
3 3 (13.04%) Statistics
4 2 (8.70%) Credit Risk
4 2 (8.70%) User Experience
5 1 (4.35%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (4.35%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
1 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Data Analysis
2 6 (26.09%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (21.74%) Change Management
3 5 (21.74%) Project Management
4 4 (17.39%) Data Analytics
4 4 (17.39%) Performance Management
5 3 (13.04%) Data Management
5 3 (13.04%) Information Management
5 3 (13.04%) Strategic Planning
6 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (8.70%) Credit Risk Management
6 2 (8.70%) Data Modelling
6 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (8.70%) Kimball Methodology
6 2 (8.70%) Portfolio Management
6 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
6 2 (8.70%) Risk Management
7 1 (4.35%) Big Data Analytics
7 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (4.35%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) Python
1 2 (8.70%) R
1 2 (8.70%) SAS Macro
1 2 (8.70%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) Apple Swift
2 1 (4.35%) C
2 1 (4.35%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (13.04%) Degree
3 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.35%) PhD
4 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.35%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Apple
1 2 (8.70%) Google
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) DataFlux
2 1 (4.35%) Informatica
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle
2 1 (4.35%) Progress
2 1 (4.35%) Trillium