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 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Analytics
North West / Cheshire
Rank 34 67 54
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -13
Contract jobs citing Analytics 14 9 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.77% 0.96% 1.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.43% 1.16% 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 11
Median daily rate £450 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £380 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £520 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £30.74 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £14.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+107.14% -22.22%

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
408 773 631
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 80.63% 82.85% 80.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 280 480 392
Median daily rate £413 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £529
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 34 34
Median hourly rate £42.48 £22.54 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+88.44% -45.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.00 £18.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.95 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

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 27 February 2017.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analytics across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Analytics Hourly Rate Histogram 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 27 February 2017. 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 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 +27 3 £410 +5.80% 3
Macclesfield +3 3 £525 -
Chester +10 2 £465 -15.50% 2
Crewe - 1 - -
Knutsford - 1 £413 - 1
Analytics
North West

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 17 (53.13%) ETL
1 17 (53.13%) Finance
2 13 (40.63%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (31.25%) SQL
3 10 (31.25%) Visualisation
3 10 (31.25%) Big Data
3 10 (31.25%) Data Analytics
4 9 (28.13%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (28.13%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (25.00%) Oracle
5 8 (25.00%) Talend Open Studio
5 8 (25.00%) Amazon Redshift
5 8 (25.00%) Talend
6 7 (21.88%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (21.88%) Performance Monitoring
6 7 (21.88%) Data Integration
6 7 (21.88%) Python
7 6 (18.75%) Data Modelling
7 6 (18.75%) Scrum
7 6 (18.75%) Data Visualisation
7 6 (18.75%) Tableau
8 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (15.63%) Data Analysis
8 5 (15.63%) Oracle OLAP
8 5 (15.63%) Open Source
8 5 (15.63%) Data Mining
8 5 (15.63%) OLAP
8 5 (15.63%) Java
8 5 (15.63%) Hyperion

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 (9.38%) Apache Spark
1 3 (9.38%) SAS
2 2 (6.25%) Apache Pig
3 1 (3.13%) Apache
3 1 (3.13%) Confluence
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.13%) MS Project
1 1 (3.13%) Spreadsheet
1 1 (3.13%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (3.13%) SAP MDG
1 1 (3.13%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 9 (28.13%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (9.38%) Amazon EMR
3 3 (9.38%) Amazon S3
3 3 (9.38%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (3.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (3.13%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (3.13%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (3.13%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (3.13%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (3.13%) AWS CloudTrail
4 1 (3.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (3.13%) Office 365
4 1 (3.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Network Security
1 1 (3.13%) tcpdump
1 1 (3.13%) VPN
1 1 (3.13%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (31.25%) Big Data
2 9 (28.13%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (25.00%) Amazon Redshift
4 5 (15.63%) Data Mining
4 5 (15.63%) OLAP
4 5 (15.63%) Oracle OLAP
5 4 (12.50%) Essbase
5 4 (12.50%) Hadoop
5 4 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE
5 4 (12.50%) Relational Database
6 3 (9.38%) Apache Hive
6 3 (9.38%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (9.38%) Data Mart
6 3 (9.38%) NoSQL
6 3 (9.38%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (9.38%) QlikView
6 3 (9.38%) Star Schema
7 2 (6.25%) DataStage
7 2 (6.25%) Pentaho
7 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (25.00%) Talend Open Studio
2 4 (12.50%) JIRA
3 3 (9.38%) ERwin
4 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle APEX
General
1 17 (53.13%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Banking
2 3 (9.38%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.13%) Back Office
3 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) Developer
2 8 (25.00%) Analyst
3 5 (15.63%) Architect
4 4 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) Data Architect
4 4 (12.50%) OBIEE Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Talend Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Data Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Data Business Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Data Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Tableau Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Analytics Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Analytics Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Big Data Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Data Analytics Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Programme Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Analytics Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) MDX
2 1 (3.13%) Apache Avro
2 1 (3.13%) boto
2 1 (3.13%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (3.13%) HTML
2 1 (3.13%) JSON
2 1 (3.13%) Kafka
2 1 (3.13%) REST
2 1 (3.13%) Web Services
2 1 (3.13%) XML
2 1 (3.13%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.13%) Credit Risk
3 1 (3.13%) Digital Media
3 1 (3.13%) Reference Data
3 1 (3.13%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) Linux
2 3 (9.38%) Unix
2 3 (9.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (53.13%) ETL
2 13 (40.63%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (31.25%) Data Analytics
3 10 (31.25%) Visualisation
4 9 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (21.88%) Data Integration
5 7 (21.88%) Performance Monitoring
5 7 (21.88%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (18.75%) Data Modelling
6 6 (18.75%) Data Visualisation
6 6 (18.75%) Scrum
7 5 (15.63%) Data Analysis
7 5 (15.63%) Open Source
7 5 (15.63%) Project Management
8 4 (12.50%) Performance Management
8 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (9.38%) Information Management
9 3 (9.38%) MapReduce
9 3 (9.38%) Mentoring
9 3 (9.38%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 10 (31.25%) SQL
2 7 (21.88%) Python
3 5 (15.63%) Java
4 4 (12.50%) Perl
5 2 (6.25%) C
5 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.13%) PHP
6 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) AWS Certification
2 1 (3.13%) BC Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.13%) Docker
1 1 (3.13%) HDFS
1 1 (3.13%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Docker Swarm
1 1 (3.13%) Grafana
1 1 (3.13%) Graphite
1 1 (3.13%) Kubernetes
1 1 (3.13%) Netcool
1 1 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) Oracle
1 8 (25.00%) Talend
2 6 (18.75%) Tableau
3 5 (15.63%) Hyperion
4 3 (9.38%) Informatica
4 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
4 3 (9.38%) SAP
5 2 (6.25%) Ab Initio
5 2 (6.25%) Actian
5 2 (6.25%) MicroStrategy
5 2 (6.25%) ParAccel
5 2 (6.25%) Sybase
5 2 (6.25%) Teradata
5 2 (6.25%) Vertica
6 1 (3.13%) IBM
6 1 (3.13%) ServiceNow