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 3 June 2015 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
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analytics
Rank 49 47 36
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -11
Contract jobs citing Analytics 14 15 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.78% 2.29% 1.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.36% 3.23% 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 2
Average daily rate
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£356 £500 £125
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.75% +300.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +16.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.70 £21.25 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+49.17% -34.61%
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
592 465 328
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 75.22% 71.10% 74.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 401 283 168
Average daily rate £375 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 13 9
Average hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £34.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -28.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £6.00 £12.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £31.00 £133.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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
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 3 June 2015.

Analytics Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (36.84%) Content Management
2 7 (36.84%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (26.32%) Finance
3 5 (26.32%) User Experience
4 4 (21.05%) Master Data Management
4 4 (21.05%) Data Management
5 3 (15.79%) Publishing
5 3 (15.79%) Social Media
5 3 (15.79%) Business Analytics
6 2 (10.53%) Hadoop
6 2 (10.53%) ETL
6 2 (10.53%) SAS
6 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (10.53%) Informatica
6 2 (10.53%) NHS
6 2 (10.53%) R
6 2 (10.53%) QlikView
6 2 (10.53%) Data Integration
6 2 (10.53%) Informatics
6 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
7 1 (5.26%) Google
7 1 (5.26%) Netezza
7 1 (5.26%) Pay per click
7 1 (5.26%) Marketing
7 1 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (5.26%) Degree
7 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
7 1 (5.26%) Migration
7 1 (5.26%) Billing

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 2 (10.53%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) QlikView
1 2 (10.53%) Hadoop
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) MS Access
2 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.26%) SAP BI
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Publishing
3 1 (5.26%) Billing
3 1 (5.26%) Marketing
3 1 (5.26%) Legal
3 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Designer
2 3 (15.79%) Digital Content Designer
2 3 (15.79%) Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Digital Content Designer
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Designer
3 2 (10.53%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Business Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Data Scientist
4 1 (5.26%) Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Lead Designer
4 1 (5.26%) Data Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Web Designer
4 1 (5.26%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Information Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Informatica Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) ETL Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Digital Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) User Experience
2 3 (15.79%) Social Media
3 2 (10.53%) NHS
3 2 (10.53%) Informatics
3 2 (10.53%) Data Integration
4 1 (5.26%) FMCG
4 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.26%) Health Informatics
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Exalytics
4 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.26%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (36.84%) Content Management
2 7 (36.84%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (21.05%) Master Data Management
3 4 (21.05%) Data Management
4 3 (15.79%) Business Analytics
5 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
5 2 (10.53%) ETL
5 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.26%) Project Management
6 1 (5.26%) Service Management
6 1 (5.26%) ITSM
6 1 (5.26%) SEO
6 1 (5.26%) Workflow
6 1 (5.26%) Migration
6 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.26%) Data Modelling
6 1 (5.26%) Data Analysis
6 1 (5.26%) Bioinformatics
6 1 (5.26%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) R
2 1 (5.26%) Java
2 1 (5.26%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) ISEB
1 1 (5.26%) A+ Certification
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
1 1 (5.26%) BC Cleared
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SNOMED CT
1 1 (5.26%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Informatica
2 1 (5.26%) Ab Initio
2 1 (5.26%) Teradata
2 1 (5.26%) Google
2 1 (5.26%) Netezza
2 1 (5.26%) ServiceNow
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) Business Objects
2 1 (5.26%) SAP
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Cerner