The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Cheshire region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analytics
Rank 61 65 67
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +2
Contract jobs citing Analytics 6 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.75% 0.52% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.03% 0.70% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 1
Average daily rate
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£425 £368 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.64% -26.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £330 £375
% change year-on-year
+21.21% -12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £43.75 £30.25
% change year-on-year
-55.42% +44.62%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
582 568 532
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 72.57% 73.96% 63.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 299 249 305
Average daily rate £385 £328 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.55% -6.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 28 26
Average hourly rate £34.00 £35.03 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.93% -9.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £11.84 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £48.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.12% -
Analytics
North West

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
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 31 July 2014. 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
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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
Macclesfield - 2 - -
Warrington - - - - 6
Wilmslow - - - - 1
Alderley Edge - - - -
Chester - - - - 7
Analytics
North West

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 6 (46.15%) SQL
1 6 (46.15%) Business Objects
1 6 (46.15%) ETL
1 6 (46.15%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) QlikView
2 4 (30.77%) Dimensional Modelling
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (30.77%) SAP Data Services
2 4 (30.77%) Tableau
2 4 (30.77%) Kimball Methodology
2 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) Data Analysis
2 4 (30.77%) BODI
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) TIBCO
2 4 (30.77%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (30.77%) Relational Database
3 3 (23.08%) Change Management
3 3 (23.08%) Shell Script
3 3 (23.08%) Red Hat
3 3 (23.08%) Linux
3 3 (23.08%) ITIL
3 3 (23.08%) UNIX
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle
3 3 (23.08%) Perl
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (23.08%) Information Security
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (23.08%) Performance Management

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) HTTP
1 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
1 1 (7.69%) SSL
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) QlikView
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (30.77%) SAP Data Services
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 4 (30.77%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (30.77%) BODI
2 4 (30.77%) Relational Database
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Senior Consultant
1 4 (30.77%) Consultant
1 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence Consultant
1 4 (30.77%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Business Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 3 (23.08%) Linux Administrator
2 3 (23.08%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Administrator
2 3 (23.08%) Business Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Architect
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Social Media Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) Regular Expression
2 2 (15.38%) Apache Camel
2 2 (15.38%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Life Science
1 1 (7.69%) Open Source
1 1 (7.69%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) UNIX
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (7.69%) Ubuntu
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) ETL
1 6 (46.15%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (30.77%) Data Analysis
2 4 (30.77%) Dimensional Modelling
2 4 (30.77%) Kimball Methodology
3 3 (23.08%) Performance Management
3 3 (23.08%) ITIL
3 3 (23.08%) Information Security
3 3 (23.08%) Change Management
4 1 (7.69%) Scrum
4 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps
4 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (7.69%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) Perl
2 3 (23.08%) Shell Script
3 2 (15.38%) Java
3 2 (15.38%) PL/SQL
3 2 (15.38%) Python
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Puppet
1 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Business Objects
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) TIBCO
2 4 (30.77%) Tableau
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle
3 3 (23.08%) Red Hat
4 2 (15.38%) Informatica
Cheshire
Robert Walters
Rate: £350 - £500 per day + Dependent on experience
Posted: 5 days ago