The table below looks at the statistics for Analytics skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Analytics over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analytics
Rank 52 54 53
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs citing Analytics 16 25 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.02% 2.18% 1.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.36% 2.56% 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 18 6
Median daily rate £500 £513 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +20.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £330 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £775 £494
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £24.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
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
679 977 602
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 85.84% 85.33% 76.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 491 671 320
Median daily rate £413 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £602 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 28 41
Median hourly rate £21.02 £17.33 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.30% -38.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.35 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £36.25 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing Analytics as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 September 2016.

Analytics Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Analytics
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Analytics Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Analytics
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analytics within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +5 4 £538 -27.11%
Macclesfield - 3 £500 -
Chester +5 2 £425 -10.52% 5
Analytics
North West

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Analytics.

1 32 (43.84%) Java
2 30 (41.10%) Business Intelligence
3 29 (39.73%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (38.36%) ETL
5 27 (36.99%) SQL
5 27 (36.99%) Continuous Integration
6 25 (34.25%) OLAP
7 21 (28.77%) Big Data
8 20 (27.40%) Talend
8 20 (27.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 20 (27.40%) Talend Open Studio
8 20 (27.40%) Linux
9 18 (24.66%) E-Commerce
9 18 (24.66%) Oracle
9 18 (24.66%) JavaScript
9 18 (24.66%) Pharmaceutical
9 18 (24.66%) Scrum
9 18 (24.66%) Dimensional Modelling
9 18 (24.66%) Kimball Methodology
9 18 (24.66%) Jenkins
9 18 (24.66%) Vertica
9 18 (24.66%) Visual Analytics
9 18 (24.66%) OLAP Cube
10 17 (23.29%) HTML5
10 17 (23.29%) HTML
10 17 (23.29%) SQL Server
10 17 (23.29%) CSS
10 17 (23.29%) CRM
11 16 (21.92%) Web Development
12 12 (16.44%) TDD

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 7 (9.59%) Tomcat
2 3 (4.11%) Apache Spark
3 2 (2.74%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.37%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.33%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (10.96%) Google Analytics
3 2 (2.74%) Amazon EMR
3 2 (2.74%) Amazon S3
3 2 (2.74%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.59%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (34.25%) OLAP
2 21 (28.77%) Big Data
3 20 (27.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 18 (24.66%) OLAP Cube
5 17 (23.29%) SQL Server
6 8 (10.96%) Amazon Redshift
7 7 (9.59%) Data Mart
7 7 (9.59%) Essbase
7 7 (9.59%) Oracle BI EE
7 7 (9.59%) Oracle OLAP
8 6 (8.22%) Relational Database
9 5 (6.85%) Star Schema
10 4 (5.48%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (4.11%) Data Mining
11 3 (4.11%) Hadoop
11 3 (4.11%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (2.74%) Apache Hive
12 2 (2.74%) MongoDB
12 2 (2.74%) NoSQL
12 2 (2.74%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 20 (27.40%) Talend Open Studio
2 18 (24.66%) Jenkins
3 6 (8.22%) JIRA
4 5 (6.85%) ERwin
General
1 18 (24.66%) Pharmaceutical
2 9 (12.33%) Finance
3 1 (1.37%) Banking
3 1 (1.37%) Marketing
3 1 (1.37%) Retail
3 1 (1.37%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 35 (47.95%) Developer
2 12 (16.44%) Analyst
3 11 (15.07%) Business Analyst
4 8 (10.96%) DBA
5 7 (9.59%) JavaScript Developer
5 7 (9.59%) Technical Leader
6 6 (8.22%) Consultant
6 6 (8.22%) Hyperion Developer
6 6 (8.22%) OBIEE Developer
6 6 (8.22%) Web Developer
7 5 (6.85%) Architect
7 5 (6.85%) Data Architect
7 5 (6.85%) Java Developer
7 5 (6.85%) Lead Developer
7 5 (6.85%) Lead Web Developer
7 5 (6.85%) Talend Developer
7 5 (6.85%) Technical Developer
8 4 (5.48%) Angular Developer
8 4 (5.48%) OBIEE Consultant
9 3 (4.11%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (23.29%) CSS
1 17 (23.29%) HTML
1 17 (23.29%) HTML5
2 11 (15.07%) AngularJS
3 9 (12.33%) .NET
3 9 (12.33%) Middleware
3 9 (12.33%) Spring
4 8 (10.96%) ASP.NET
4 8 (10.96%) CSS3
5 7 (9.59%) MDX
5 7 (9.59%) REST
6 6 (8.22%) Angular 2
7 2 (2.74%) Spring Boot
8 1 (1.37%) J2EE
8 1 (1.37%) MyBatis
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.07%) User Experience
2 9 (12.33%) Visualisation
3 7 (9.59%) Digital Media
4 6 (8.22%) Informatics
5 5 (6.85%) Life Science
6 3 (4.11%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (4.11%) Computer Science
6 3 (4.11%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.74%) Data Centre
7 2 (2.74%) Data Integration
8 1 (1.37%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.37%) Psychology
8 1 (1.37%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 20 (27.40%) Linux
2 3 (4.11%) Unix
2 3 (4.11%) Windows
3 1 (1.37%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (41.10%) Business Intelligence
2 29 (39.73%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (38.36%) ETL
4 27 (36.99%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (24.66%) Dimensional Modelling
5 18 (24.66%) E-Commerce
5 18 (24.66%) Kimball Methodology
5 18 (24.66%) Scrum
5 18 (24.66%) Visual Analytics
6 17 (23.29%) CRM
7 16 (21.92%) Web Development
8 12 (16.44%) TDD
9 11 (15.07%) Data Modelling
10 9 (12.33%) Data Visualisation
11 8 (10.96%) Line Management
11 8 (10.96%) SEO
11 8 (10.96%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (9.59%) ERP
12 7 (9.59%) Performance Management
13 6 (8.22%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 32 (43.84%) Java
2 27 (36.99%) SQL
3 18 (24.66%) JavaScript
4 7 (9.59%) PHP
5 6 (8.22%) TypeScript
6 3 (4.11%) C
7 2 (2.74%) Perl
7 2 (2.74%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (5.48%) Degree
2 3 (4.11%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.37%) BC Cleared
3 1 (1.37%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.37%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.74%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 20 (27.40%) Talend
2 18 (24.66%) Oracle
2 18 (24.66%) Vertica
3 8 (10.96%) Google
4 7 (9.59%) Dynatrace
4 7 (9.59%) Hyperion
4 7 (9.59%) ServiceNow
5 4 (5.48%) Microsoft
5 4 (5.48%) Teradata
6 2 (2.74%) Ab Initio
6 2 (2.74%) Actian
6 2 (2.74%) Informatica
6 2 (2.74%) MicroStrategy
6 2 (2.74%) ParAccel
6 2 (2.74%) SAP
6 2 (2.74%) Sybase
6 2 (2.74%) Tableau
7 1 (1.37%) Cisco
7 1 (1.37%) HP