The table below looks at the statistics for Analytics skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Analytics over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analytics
Rank 80 89 98
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +9
Contract jobs citing Analytics 1339 1095 987
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 2.48% 2.17% 2.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.18% 2.84% 2.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 831 715 654
Average daily rate
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£450 £425 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £343
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +16.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 17 7
Average hourly rate £24.00 £20.00 £50.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.37 £11.80 £22.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.64 £117.50 £89.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £19.00 £48.00
% change year-on-year
+42.10% -60.41%
Analytics
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
42136 38521 36276
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 78.14% 76.50% 75.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 27975 24282 22738
Average daily rate £425 £413 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1131 1078 1017
Average hourly rate £31.44 £23.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.69% -23.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.82 £12.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.37 £46.30 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -17.35%

Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Analytics Jobs Demand Trend in England

Analytics
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Analytics Daily Rate Trend in England

Analytics
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analytics across the England region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Analytics Daily Rate Histogram in England

Analytics
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Analytics Hourly Rate Trend in England

Analytics
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analytics across the England region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Analytics Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Analytics
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analytics within the England region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
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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
London +1 772 £450 - 359
South East +43 218 £440 +10.00% 109
Yorkshire +17 82 £475 +11.76% 39
North West +11 68 £400 -5.88% 54
East of England -2 62 £425 +6.25% 33
West Midlands +11 47 £413 +6.45% 32
South West +3 40 £400 +25.00% 29
East Midlands +15 38 £425 +41.66% 19
North East -19 15 £480 +37.14% 7
Midlands +3 2 - - 1
Analytics
UK

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 683 (26.74%) Finance
2 658 (25.76%) SQL
3 534 (20.91%) Business Intelligence
4 469 (18.36%) Analytical Skills
5 467 (18.29%) Agile Software Development
6 424 (16.60%) Marketing
7 361 (14.13%) Data Warehouse
8 338 (13.23%) Google
9 328 (12.84%) Banking
10 305 (11.94%) HTML
11 299 (11.71%) Oracle
12 292 (11.43%) Microsoft
13 288 (11.28%) Java
14 285 (11.16%) Degree
15 281 (11.00%) Google Analytics
16 279 (10.92%) JavaScript
17 272 (10.65%) Project Management
18 271 (10.61%) SQL Server
19 265 (10.38%) Data Modelling
20 255 (9.98%) Big Data
21 249 (9.75%) SAS
22 234 (9.16%) Web Analytics
22 234 (9.16%) User Experience
23 229 (8.97%) ETL
24 228 (8.93%) E-Commerce
25 224 (8.77%) MS Excel
25 224 (8.77%) CSS
26 207 (8.10%) Data Analysis
27 202 (7.91%) .NET
28 201 (7.87%) Data Analytics

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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
1 249 (9.75%) SAS
2 120 (4.70%) CMS
3 69 (2.70%) SharePoint
4 55 (2.15%) Apache Spark
5 53 (2.08%) WebLogic
6 52 (2.04%) WebSphere
7 48 (1.88%) IIS
8 38 (1.49%) Apache
9 35 (1.37%) Node.js
10 32 (1.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 30 (1.17%) Sitecore CMS
12 26 (1.02%) Elasticsearch
13 24 (0.94%) Apache Pig
14 23 (0.90%) Apache Solr
15 20 (0.78%) Umbraco
16 19 (0.74%) JBoss
17 18 (0.70%) WordPress
18 16 (0.63%) Oracle Workflow
19 15 (0.59%) Drupal
20 13 (0.51%) Tomcat
Applications
1 224 (8.77%) MS Excel
2 88 (3.45%) MS Office
3 73 (2.86%) SPSS
4 70 (2.74%) MS PowerPoint
5 60 (2.35%) Photoshop
6 38 (1.49%) MS Project
6 38 (1.49%) Spreadsheet
7 34 (1.33%) MS Visio
8 16 (0.63%) Adobe Illustrator
9 8 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 7 (0.27%) PowerPivot
11 4 (0.16%) LaTeX
11 4 (0.16%) Maple
11 4 (0.16%) Mathematica
12 3 (0.12%) InDesign
12 3 (0.12%) OmniGraffle
13 2 (0.078%) Fireworks
13 2 (0.078%) S-PLUS
14 1 (0.039%) Acrobat
14 1 (0.039%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 46 (1.80%) WebTrends
2 28 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
3 21 (0.82%) Remedy ITSM
4 15 (0.59%) Oracle EBS
5 14 (0.55%) Adobe Campaign
6 9 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 8 (0.31%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 7 (0.27%) Adaptiv
9 6 (0.23%) Oracle Financials
9 6 (0.23%) Fredhopper
10 5 (0.20%) Optimost
10 5 (0.20%) SAP HR
10 5 (0.20%) thinkFolio
10 5 (0.20%) SAP HCM
11 4 (0.16%) Oracle ERP
11 4 (0.16%) LatentZero
11 4 (0.16%) Oracle Payables
12 3 (0.12%) Radian6
12 3 (0.12%) Magento
12 3 (0.12%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 281 (11.00%) Google Analytics
2 103 (4.03%) Adobe Analytics
3 66 (2.58%) Amazon AWS
4 30 (1.17%) Cloud Computing
5 26 (1.02%) SaaS
6 20 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
7 16 (0.63%) PaaS
8 10 (0.39%) SuccessFactors
9 9 (0.35%) SoftLayer
9 9 (0.35%) Google Cloud Platform
10 8 (0.31%) Sumo Logic
10 8 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
11 5 (0.20%) Taleo
11 5 (0.20%) Google Checkout
12 4 (0.16%) Veeva
13 2 (0.078%) SmartFocus
13 2 (0.078%) MailChimp
13 2 (0.078%) Responsys
13 2 (0.078%) Office 365
14 1 (0.039%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 51 (2.00%) Internet
2 41 (1.61%) SSL
3 34 (1.33%) Firewall
4 29 (1.14%) VPN
5 26 (1.02%) HTTP
5 26 (1.02%) Intranet
6 22 (0.86%) SNMP
7 21 (0.82%) SAN
7 21 (0.82%) Intrusion Detection
8 19 (0.74%) TCP/IP
8 19 (0.74%) LAN
8 19 (0.74%) WAN
9 18 (0.70%) MPLS
10 16 (0.63%) Network Security
10 16 (0.63%) Unified Communications
11 15 (0.59%) Converged Networks
12 13 (0.51%) SMTP
13 12 (0.47%) Wireless
14 10 (0.39%) SMS
14 10 (0.39%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 361 (14.13%) Data Warehouse
2 271 (10.61%) SQL Server
3 255 (9.98%) Big Data
4 178 (6.97%) Hadoop
5 104 (4.07%) Relational Database
6 102 (3.99%) Data Mining
7 99 (3.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 96 (3.76%) QlikView
9 93 (3.64%) Oracle BI EE
10 90 (3.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 89 (3.48%) BusinessObjects
12 80 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 72 (2.82%) Oracle Database
14 64 (2.51%) NoSQL
15 62 (2.43%) MongoDB
16 54 (2.11%) Apache Hive
16 54 (2.11%) Oracle Reports
17 46 (1.80%) MySQL
18 36 (1.41%) OLAP
18 36 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 53 (2.08%) Git (software)
2 43 (1.68%) Subversion
3 37 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 33 (1.29%) Visual Studio
5 31 (1.21%) JIRA
6 26 (1.02%) Grunt
7 24 (0.94%) Axure RP
8 23 (0.90%) Jenkins
9 21 (0.82%) Selenium
10 19 (0.74%) Maven
10 19 (0.74%) Oracle Forms
11 17 (0.67%) Jasmine
12 15 (0.59%) ERwin
13 13 (0.51%) Mocha
13 13 (0.51%) Balsamiq Mockups
14 11 (0.43%) NUnit
15 10 (0.39%) Eclipse
15 10 (0.39%) Ant
16 9 (0.35%) Dreamweaver
16 9 (0.35%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 683 (26.74%) Finance
2 424 (16.60%) Marketing
3 328 (12.84%) Banking
4 191 (7.48%) Retail
5 138 (5.40%) Investment Banking
6 114 (4.46%) Front Office
7 83 (3.25%) Telecoms
8 76 (2.98%) Publishing
9 66 (2.58%) Legal
10 42 (1.64%) Advertising
11 41 (1.61%) Financial Institution
12 36 (1.41%) Pharmaceutical
13 33 (1.29%) Manufacturing
14 28 (1.10%) Retail Banking
15 20 (0.78%) Back Office
16 16 (0.63%) Games
16 16 (0.63%) Military
17 15 (0.59%) Law
18 14 (0.55%) Billing
19 13 (0.51%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 638 (24.98%) Analyst
2 565 (22.12%) Developer
3 294 (11.51%) Architect
4 200 (7.83%) Business Analyst
5 197 (7.71%) Consultant
6 175 (6.85%) Data Analyst
7 166 (6.50%) Project Manager
8 94 (3.68%) Senior Analyst
9 82 (3.21%) Solutions Architect
10 79 (3.09%) Designer
11 76 (2.98%) Data Architect
12 51 (2.00%) Java Developer
13 50 (1.96%) Business Intelligence Analyst
14 49 (1.92%) SQL Developer
14 49 (1.92%) Senior Developer
15 43 (1.68%) Technical Architect
15 43 (1.68%) Web Analyst
16 38 (1.49%) C# Developer
17 37 (1.45%) Data Scientist
18 36 (1.41%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 305 (11.94%) HTML
2 224 (8.77%) CSS
3 202 (7.91%) .NET
4 122 (4.78%) HTML5
5 118 (4.62%) XML
6 115 (4.50%) Web Services
7 92 (3.60%) ASP.NET
8 72 (2.82%) AngularJS
9 69 (2.70%) jQuery
10 57 (2.23%) CSS3
11 49 (1.92%) JSON
12 47 (1.84%) RESTful
12 47 (1.84%) REST
13 44 (1.72%) Ajax
14 42 (1.64%) Middleware
15 40 (1.57%) Spring
16 38 (1.49%) J2EE
17 33 (1.29%) .NET Framework
18 32 (1.25%) ASP.NET MVC
19 27 (1.06%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 469 (18.36%) Analytical Skills
2 234 (9.16%) User Experience
3 183 (7.17%) Visualisation
4 113 (4.42%) Computer Science
5 112 (4.39%) Management Information System
6 100 (3.92%) Credit Risk
7 99 (3.88%) Social Media
8 91 (3.56%) Statistics
9 79 (3.09%) Derivative
10 76 (2.98%) Mathematics
11 72 (2.82%) Algorithms
12 70 (2.74%) Data Integration
13 61 (2.39%) Mobile App
14 54 (2.11%) Fixed Income
15 44 (1.72%) Market Risk
16 42 (1.64%) Data Structures
17 39 (1.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 31 (1.21%) NHS
18 31 (1.21%) Data Centre
19 28 (1.10%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 168 (6.58%) Linux
2 164 (6.42%) Windows
3 106 (4.15%) UNIX
4 47 (1.84%) Apple iOS
5 38 (1.49%) Android
6 22 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 21 (0.82%) Solaris
8 19 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 18 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (0.27%) SUSE
11 5 (0.20%) Windows Phone
11 5 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (0.16%) AIX
13 2 (0.078%) Windows Mobile
13 2 (0.078%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.078%) CentOS
14 1 (0.039%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.039%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.039%) OpenWrt
14 1 (0.039%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 534 (20.91%) Business Intelligence
2 467 (18.29%) Agile Software Development
3 272 (10.65%) Project Management
4 265 (10.38%) Data Modelling
5 234 (9.16%) Web Analytics
6 229 (8.97%) ETL
7 228 (8.93%) E-Commerce
8 207 (8.10%) Data Analysis
9 201 (7.87%) Data Analytics
10 194 (7.60%) Stakeholder Management
11 175 (6.85%) SEO
12 162 (6.34%) Data Management
13 153 (5.99%) Content Management
14 152 (5.95%) CRM
15 126 (4.93%) Migration
16 125 (4.89%) Business Analysis
17 119 (4.66%) Open Source
18 118 (4.62%) Digital Marketing
19 116 (4.54%) Scrum
20 111 (4.35%) OO
Programming Languages
1 658 (25.76%) SQL
2 288 (11.28%) Java
3 279 (10.92%) JavaScript
4 190 (7.44%) Python
5 168 (6.58%) C#
6 133 (5.21%) R
7 107 (4.19%) C++
8 81 (3.17%) VBA
9 61 (2.39%) PL/SQL
10 60 (2.35%) T-SQL
11 57 (2.23%) Ruby
12 51 (2.00%) Scala
12 51 (2.00%) C
13 44 (1.72%) PHP
14 39 (1.53%) Perl
15 30 (1.17%) Bash Shell
15 30 (1.17%) Shell Script
16 24 (0.94%) MATLAB
16 24 (0.94%) VB.NET
17 22 (0.86%) VB
Qualifications
1 285 (11.16%) Degree
2 118 (4.62%) Security Cleared
3 71 (2.78%) SC Cleared
4 35 (1.37%) DV Cleared
5 22 (0.86%) PhD
6 17 (0.67%) CISSP
7 16 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
7 16 (0.63%) PMI Certification
8 14 (0.55%) MBA
9 12 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 12 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 11 (0.43%) Cisco Certification
10 11 (0.43%) Postgraduate
10 11 (0.43%) ISEB
10 11 (0.43%) PMP
11 8 (0.31%) SAS Certification
11 8 (0.31%) CISM
11 8 (0.31%) GCIA
11 8 (0.31%) GCIH
11 8 (0.31%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 106 (4.15%) QA
2 57 (2.23%) Data Quality
3 26 (1.02%) SLA
4 16 (0.63%) PCI DSS
4 16 (0.63%) Basel III
5 9 (0.35%) Basel II
6 8 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 7 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 6 (0.23%) COBIT
9 5 (0.20%) Solvency II
9 5 (0.20%) Dodd-Frank
10 4 (0.16%) COREP
11 3 (0.12%) COSO
12 2 (0.078%) GCP
12 2 (0.078%) GMP
12 2 (0.078%) WAI
12 2 (0.078%) CRD IV
12 2 (0.078%) PMBOK
13 1 (0.039%) AIFMD
13 1 (0.039%) EMIR
System Software
1 36 (1.41%) Active Directory
2 26 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (0.82%) vSphere
4 19 (0.74%) HDFS
5 16 (0.63%) Hyper-V
6 12 (0.47%) Apache Flume
7 10 (0.39%) vCloud
8 8 (0.31%) XenApp
8 8 (0.31%) XenServer
9 5 (0.20%) Oracle RAC
10 3 (0.12%) Firmware
11 2 (0.078%) Squid
11 2 (0.078%) GridGain
11 2 (0.078%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 2 (0.078%) Docker
11 2 (0.078%) Oracle Clusterware
12 1 (0.039%) KVM
12 1 (0.039%) Xen
12 1 (0.039%) NFS
12 1 (0.039%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 21 (0.82%) Puppet
2 15 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (0.39%) Netcool
3 10 (0.39%) Nagios
4 9 (0.35%) Vagrant
5 6 (0.23%) Oozie
5 6 (0.23%) OPNET
5 6 (0.23%) Ambari
6 5 (0.20%) Mesos
6 5 (0.20%) Capistrano
6 5 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (0.16%) SCOM
8 3 (0.12%) Data Guard
8 3 (0.12%) Oracle RMAN
8 3 (0.12%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 3 (0.12%) Tivoli
8 3 (0.12%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 3 (0.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 3 (0.12%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 3 (0.12%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 338 (13.23%) Google
2 299 (11.71%) Oracle
3 292 (11.43%) Microsoft
4 176 (6.89%) Adobe
5 156 (6.11%) Tableau
6 152 (5.95%) SAP
7 76 (2.98%) IBM
8 73 (2.86%) Omniture
9 62 (2.43%) Cognos
10 56 (2.19%) Teradata
11 51 (2.00%) Informatica
12 43 (1.68%) Sitecore
13 37 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
13 37 (1.45%) HP
14 36 (1.41%) VMware
15 35 (1.37%) Splunk
16 34 (1.33%) Cisco
17 33 (1.29%) Netezza
18 30 (1.17%) Citrix
19 28 (1.10%) TIBCO
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £600 per day excellent day rates
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: excellent day rates
Posted: 15 hours ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Yorkshire
Reed Technology
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £50000 - £65000 per annum + +bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Proprius Recruitment
Rate: Up to £685 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Pudsey, West Yorkshire
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £480.00 - £510.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Montash
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
JM
Rate: £480 - £510 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per day + Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £475 - £510 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Square One Resources
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Square One Resources
Rate: Good/negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: £ Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £380 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hays Talent Solutions
Rate: £550.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Posted: 5 days ago