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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analytics
Rank 42 52 66
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +14
Contract jobs citing Analytics 17 21 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.65% 2.08% 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.16% 2.58% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 15 2
Median daily rate £450 £550 £299
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% +84.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £333 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £776 £308
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £430 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £23.50 £35.75
% change year-on-year
-14.89% -34.26%
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
538 813 617
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 83.93% 80.42% 81.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 411 565 318
Median daily rate £425 £438 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +10.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £640 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 27 39
Median hourly rate £19.66 £18.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.22% -35.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £25.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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
Chester +6 7 £406 -14.47% 3
Macclesfield - 4 £550 - 1
Warrington -4 3 £500 -32.22% 3
Analytics
North West

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 22 (66.67%) ETL
2 18 (54.55%) Finance
2 18 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (45.45%) Oracle
4 14 (42.42%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (42.42%) Data Modelling
5 13 (39.39%) OLAP
5 13 (39.39%) Amazon AWS
6 12 (36.36%) Talend Open Studio
6 12 (36.36%) Scrum
6 12 (36.36%) Talend
6 12 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
6 12 (36.36%) Performance Monitoring
6 12 (36.36%) Amazon Redshift
7 11 (33.33%) MDX
7 11 (33.33%) Performance Management
7 11 (33.33%) Oracle BI EE
7 11 (33.33%) Hyperion
7 11 (33.33%) Essbase
8 10 (30.30%) SQL
8 10 (30.30%) Oracle OLAP
8 10 (30.30%) Data Mart
8 10 (30.30%) Relational Database
9 8 (24.24%) Star Schema
9 8 (24.24%) ERwin
10 7 (21.21%) Visualisation
10 7 (21.21%) Mentoring
11 6 (18.18%) Data Analytics
11 6 (18.18%) Pharmaceutical
11 6 (18.18%) Linux

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 3 (9.09%) Apache Spark
2 2 (6.06%) Apache Pig
2 2 (6.06%) SAS
3 1 (3.03%) Apache
3 1 (3.03%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 13 (39.39%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (9.09%) Amazon EMR
2 3 (9.09%) Amazon S3
2 3 (9.09%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (3.03%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (3.03%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (3.03%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (3.03%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (3.03%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (3.03%) AWS CloudTrail
3 1 (3.03%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (3.03%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) Network Security
1 1 (3.03%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (39.39%) OLAP
2 12 (36.36%) Amazon Redshift
3 11 (33.33%) Essbase
3 11 (33.33%) Oracle BI EE
4 10 (30.30%) Data Mart
4 10 (30.30%) Oracle OLAP
4 10 (30.30%) Relational Database
5 8 (24.24%) Star Schema
6 6 (18.18%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (15.15%) Big Data
7 5 (15.15%) Data Mining
7 5 (15.15%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (15.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (9.09%) Hadoop
8 3 (9.09%) OLAP Cube
9 2 (6.06%) Apache Hive
9 2 (6.06%) HBase
9 2 (6.06%) MongoDB
9 2 (6.06%) NoSQL
9 2 (6.06%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 12 (36.36%) Talend Open Studio
2 8 (24.24%) ERwin
3 4 (12.12%) Jenkins
4 2 (6.06%) JIRA
General
1 18 (54.55%) Finance
2 6 (18.18%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (6.06%) Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.03%) Marketing
4 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (42.42%) Developer
2 10 (30.30%) OBIEE Developer
3 7 (21.21%) Hyperion Developer
4 5 (15.15%) Analyst
4 5 (15.15%) Architect
4 5 (15.15%) Data Architect
5 4 (12.12%) Business Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Consultant
5 4 (12.12%) DBA
5 4 (12.12%) OBIEE Consultant
6 3 (9.09%) Hyperion Consultant
7 2 (6.06%) Data Business Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Essbase Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Hyperion Essbase Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Tableau Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Digital Transformation
8 1 (3.03%) Digital Transformation Manager
8 1 (3.03%) HR Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) HR Business Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Transformation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (33.33%) MDX
2 1 (3.03%) boto
2 1 (3.03%) HTML
2 1 (3.03%) JSON
2 1 (3.03%) Web Services
2 1 (3.03%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Visualisation
2 3 (9.09%) Data Integration
2 3 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.06%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.03%) Digital Media
4 1 (3.03%) Informatics
4 1 (3.03%) Life Science
4 1 (3.03%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.03%) Psychology
4 1 (3.03%) Statistics
4 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.18%) Linux
2 3 (9.09%) Windows
3 2 (6.06%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (66.67%) ETL
2 18 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (42.42%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (42.42%) Data Modelling
4 12 (36.36%) Performance Monitoring
4 12 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
4 12 (36.36%) Scrum
5 11 (33.33%) Performance Management
6 7 (21.21%) Mentoring
7 6 (18.18%) Data Analytics
8 4 (12.12%) Data Analysis
8 4 (12.12%) Project Management
9 3 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (9.09%) Dashboard Development
9 3 (9.09%) Data Visualisation
9 3 (9.09%) Dimensional Modelling
9 3 (9.09%) E-Commerce
9 3 (9.09%) Kimball Methodology
9 3 (9.09%) Performance Optimisation
10 2 (6.06%) Predictive Analytics
Programming Languages
1 10 (30.30%) SQL
2 4 (12.12%) Java
3 3 (9.09%) Perl
3 3 (9.09%) Python
4 2 (6.06%) C
5 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.03%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) AWS Certification
2 1 (3.03%) BC Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) Data Quality
1 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.03%) Docker
1 1 (3.03%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Kubernetes
1 1 (3.03%) Netcool
1 1 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.03%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (45.45%) Oracle
2 12 (36.36%) Talend
3 11 (33.33%) Hyperion
4 5 (15.15%) Tableau
5 4 (12.12%) Teradata
6 3 (9.09%) Vertica
7 2 (6.06%) Ab Initio
7 2 (6.06%) Actian
7 2 (6.06%) Informatica
7 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
7 2 (6.06%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (6.06%) ParAccel
7 2 (6.06%) SAP
7 2 (6.06%) Sybase
8 1 (3.03%) ServiceNow