The table below looks at the statistics for Analytics skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Analytics over the 3 months to 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analytics
Rank 57 68 58
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -10
Contract jobs citing Analytics 11 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.44% 0.26% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.87% 0.33% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 3
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£450 £310 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.16% -4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £310 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £310 £345
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £40.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-36.25% +52.38%
Analytics
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
588 606 469
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 76.96% 78.91% 70.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 377 298 221
Average daily rate £400 £388 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +12.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £580 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 53 30
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.65 £13.86 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.40 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -11.29%

Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Analytics Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Analytics
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Analytics Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Analytics
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analytics across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

Analytics Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Analytics
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analytics within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester - 7 £300 - 2
Warrington -8 1 - - 4
Daresbury - - - -
Crewe - - - - 1
Knutsford - - - -
Macclesfield - - - - 1
Analytics
North West

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 9 (50.00%) SAS
2 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 7 (38.89%) Big Data
3 6 (33.33%) Google
3 6 (33.33%) Google Analytics
3 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (33.33%) ETL
3 6 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (27.78%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (27.78%) SQL
4 5 (27.78%) Data Management
4 5 (27.78%) Waterfall
5 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
6 3 (16.67%) Data Modelling
6 3 (16.67%) B2C
6 3 (16.67%) J2EE
6 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 3 (16.67%) Business Objects
6 3 (16.67%) HTML
6 3 (16.67%) Windows
6 3 (16.67%) Banking
6 3 (16.67%) Retail
6 3 (16.67%) QlikView
6 3 (16.67%) HTML5
6 3 (16.67%) Customer Engagement
6 3 (16.67%) Hadoop
6 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (16.67%) AngularJS
7 2 (11.11%) Master Data Management

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 9 (50.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) PowerPivot
2 1 (5.56%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) Big Data
2 5 (27.78%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (16.67%) QlikView
3 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 3 (16.67%) Hadoop
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (11.11%) DTS
4 2 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle ODI
General
1 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Banking
2 3 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (5.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Architect
2 6 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (16.67%) Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Data Architect
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Data Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Report Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Data Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) ETL Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Lead Technical Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Business Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Lead Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Web Analytics Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) HTML
1 3 (16.67%) J2EE
1 3 (16.67%) HTML5
1 3 (16.67%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.56%) Data Integration
3 1 (5.56%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) ETL
1 6 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (27.78%) Data Management
2 5 (27.78%) Waterfall
3 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
4 3 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 3 (16.67%) B2C
4 3 (16.67%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (11.11%) Data Governance
5 2 (11.11%) Change Management
5 2 (11.11%) Validation
5 2 (11.11%) Web Analytics
5 2 (11.11%) Data Cleansing
5 2 (11.11%) Data Validation
5 2 (11.11%) Data Architecture
5 2 (11.11%) Master Data Management
5 2 (11.11%) Metadata Management
5 2 (11.11%) Data Transformation
5 2 (11.11%) Logical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.56%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Google
2 3 (16.67%) Business Objects
3 2 (11.11%) SAP
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.56%) Informatica
4 1 (5.56%) Tableau
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle
Cheshire
Robert Walters
Rate: Dependent on experience
Posted: 2 days ago