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 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analytics
Rank 80 94 124
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +30
Contract jobs citing Analytics 1115 953 695
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 2.34% 2.07% 1.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.07% 2.74% 2.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 740 578 453
Average daily rate
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£450 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £360
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 9 14
Average hourly rate £23.17 £37.50 £28.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.20% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.70 £15.60 £19.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.27 £40.00 £78.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £40.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-55.00% +52.38%
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
36351 34773 30324
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 76.21% 75.40% 73.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 23239 21322 18460
Average daily rate £425 £410 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 982 1077 1109
Average hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.31 £12.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

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 4 March 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 4 March 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 4 March 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +15 765 £453 +0.55% 383
South East -11 136 £413 -2.94% 99
East of England +21 61 £468 +24.66% 29
North West +1 43 £420 +16.93% 54
South West +2 40 £330 -20.00% 21
West Midlands -17 27 £413 +35.24% 24
East Midlands 0 18 £500 +17.64% 15
Yorkshire -30 15 £330 -16.19% 34
North East -1 3 £350 +100.00% 6
Midlands +5 1 - -
Analytics
UK

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 March 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.

1 646 (28.28%) SQL
2 624 (27.32%) Finance
3 509 (22.29%) Agile Software Development
4 448 (19.61%) Business Intelligence
5 383 (16.77%) Analytical Skills
6 338 (14.80%) Marketing
7 336 (14.71%) Data Warehouse
8 326 (14.27%) Banking
9 276 (12.08%) Big Data
10 272 (11.91%) Java
11 261 (11.43%) Data Modelling
12 255 (11.16%) Degree
13 249 (10.90%) ETL
14 248 (10.86%) SAS
14 248 (10.86%) Project Management
15 243 (10.64%) SQL Server
16 242 (10.60%) Google
17 233 (10.20%) Oracle
17 233 (10.20%) HTML
18 217 (9.50%) Google Analytics
19 205 (8.98%) Microsoft
20 203 (8.89%) Data Analysis
21 202 (8.84%) Hadoop
22 196 (8.58%) Web Analytics
23 187 (8.19%) Visualisation
24 185 (8.10%) JavaScript
25 181 (7.92%) .NET
26 174 (7.62%) Retail
27 169 (7.40%) Python
28 168 (7.36%) Investment Banking

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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
1 248 (10.86%) SAS
2 77 (3.37%) CMS
3 64 (2.80%) SharePoint
4 42 (1.84%) Apache
5 40 (1.75%) Apache Spark
6 36 (1.58%) Node.js
7 33 (1.44%) Apache Pig
8 29 (1.27%) Adobe CQ
9 27 (1.18%) WebSphere
9 27 (1.18%) Elasticsearch
10 23 (1.01%) WebLogic
11 16 (0.70%) Apache Solr
11 16 (0.70%) IIS
12 13 (0.57%) Drupal
13 11 (0.48%) WebSphere Application Server
14 8 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
14 8 (0.35%) Confluence
14 8 (0.35%) Umbraco
15 7 (0.31%) Tomcat
15 7 (0.31%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 152 (6.65%) MS Excel
2 52 (2.28%) MS PowerPoint
3 50 (2.19%) MS Office
4 43 (1.88%) SPSS
5 34 (1.49%) MS Visio
6 30 (1.31%) Spreadsheet
7 28 (1.23%) MS Project
8 21 (0.92%) Photoshop
9 18 (0.79%) PowerPivot
10 10 (0.44%) Adobe Illustrator
11 9 (0.39%) Shockwave
12 6 (0.26%) OmniGraffle
13 4 (0.18%) Fireworks
14 3 (0.13%) Open Workbench
14 3 (0.13%) Weka
15 2 (0.088%) Adobe Creative Suite
16 1 (0.044%) Mathematica
16 1 (0.044%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 217 (9.50%) Google Analytics
2 49 (2.15%) SiteCatalyst
3 40 (1.75%) WebTrends
4 12 (0.53%) Oracle Payables
4 12 (0.53%) Oracle Financials
4 12 (0.53%) Oracle EBS
5 9 (0.39%) Endur
5 9 (0.39%) Optimost
6 8 (0.35%) SAP ERP
7 6 (0.26%) Summit
8 5 (0.22%) Siebel Analytics
8 5 (0.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 5 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 5 (0.22%) Hyperion Planning
9 4 (0.18%) Oracle BPM
9 4 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
10 3 (0.13%) SAP MDM
10 3 (0.13%) SAP HR
10 3 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
10 3 (0.13%) SAP InfiniteInsight
Cloud Services
1 24 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (0.70%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (0.66%) Google Cloud Platform
3 15 (0.66%) SaaS
4 14 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
6 8 (0.35%) Basecamp
6 8 (0.35%) Amazon EMR
7 7 (0.31%) Amazon S3
8 6 (0.26%) GitHub
9 5 (0.22%) PaaS
10 4 (0.18%) Amazon SQS
11 3 (0.13%) SuccessFactors
12 2 (0.088%) IaaS
12 2 (0.088%) Amazon ELB
12 2 (0.088%) OpenShift
12 2 (0.088%) Taleo
13 1 (0.044%) Yammer
13 1 (0.044%) Responsys
13 1 (0.044%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 53 (2.32%) Internet
2 24 (1.05%) HTTP
3 22 (0.96%) Firewall
4 17 (0.74%) LAN
5 15 (0.66%) Intranet
5 15 (0.66%) WAN
6 14 (0.61%) SAN
7 13 (0.57%) BGP
8 11 (0.48%) Radio Access Network
9 10 (0.44%) TCP/IP
10 9 (0.39%) SSL
10 9 (0.39%) LDAP
11 8 (0.35%) ATM
12 7 (0.31%) VPN
12 7 (0.31%) NetScaler
12 7 (0.31%) NAS
13 6 (0.26%) Multicast
14 5 (0.22%) EIGRP
14 5 (0.22%) Wireless
14 5 (0.22%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 336 (14.71%) Data Warehouse
2 276 (12.08%) Big Data
3 243 (10.64%) SQL Server
4 202 (8.84%) Hadoop
5 125 (5.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 121 (5.30%) QlikView
7 106 (4.64%) Data Mining
8 93 (4.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 84 (3.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 83 (3.63%) Relational Database
11 82 (3.59%) NoSQL
12 60 (2.63%) Apache Hive
13 59 (2.58%) MySQL
14 58 (2.54%) OLAP
15 52 (2.28%) MongoDB
16 49 (2.15%) SQL Server 2008
16 49 (2.15%) Oracle Database
17 44 (1.93%) HBase
18 40 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
19 32 (1.40%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 48 (2.10%) JIRA
2 38 (1.66%) Git (software)
3 26 (1.14%) Subversion
4 23 (1.01%) Maven
5 20 (0.88%) Jenkins
5 20 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
5 20 (0.88%) Selenium
5 20 (0.88%) JUnit
6 19 (0.83%) Grunt
7 14 (0.61%) Mockito
7 14 (0.61%) Visual Studio
7 14 (0.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 13 (0.57%) Eclipse
8 13 (0.57%) Bower
8 13 (0.57%) TeamCity
8 13 (0.57%) Talend Open Studio
9 11 (0.48%) QuickTest Pro
9 11 (0.48%) Jasmine
10 9 (0.39%) Toad
10 9 (0.39%) NUnit
General
1 624 (27.32%) Finance
2 338 (14.80%) Marketing
3 326 (14.27%) Banking
4 174 (7.62%) Retail
5 168 (7.36%) Investment Banking
6 138 (6.04%) Front Office
7 61 (2.67%) Legal
8 57 (2.50%) Publishing
8 57 (2.50%) Telecoms
9 53 (2.32%) Games
10 32 (1.40%) Advertising
11 25 (1.09%) Financial Institution
12 23 (1.01%) Manufacturing
12 23 (1.01%) Back Office
13 15 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
13 15 (0.66%) Law
14 12 (0.53%) Billing
15 11 (0.48%) Corporate Banking
16 10 (0.44%) Arabic Language
16 10 (0.44%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 627 (27.45%) Analyst
2 567 (24.82%) Developer
3 229 (10.03%) Business Analyst
4 214 (9.37%) Architect
5 176 (7.71%) Data Analyst
6 156 (6.83%) Consultant
7 132 (5.78%) Project Manager
8 71 (3.11%) Java Developer
9 65 (2.85%) Senior Analyst
10 63 (2.76%) Senior Developer
11 61 (2.67%) Data Architect
12 60 (2.63%) Designer
13 52 (2.28%) Web Analyst
14 51 (2.23%) SQL Developer
15 45 (1.97%) Business Intelligence Developer
16 44 (1.93%) Data Scientist
17 42 (1.84%) Solutions Architect
18 40 (1.75%) Product Manager
19 39 (1.71%) Quantitative Developer
20 33 (1.44%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 233 (10.20%) HTML
2 181 (7.92%) .NET
3 147 (6.44%) CSS
4 116 (5.08%) XML
4 116 (5.08%) HTML5
5 81 (3.55%) jQuery
6 75 (3.28%) Web Services
7 67 (2.93%) AngularJS
8 53 (2.32%) JSON
9 46 (2.01%) CSS3
10 45 (1.97%) ASP.NET
11 44 (1.93%) Spring
12 41 (1.80%) REST
12 41 (1.80%) RESTful
13 35 (1.53%) Ajax
13 35 (1.53%) J2EE
14 26 (1.14%) Middleware
15 25 (1.09%) WCF
16 24 (1.05%) WPF
17 21 (0.92%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 383 (16.77%) Analytical Skills
2 187 (8.19%) Visualisation
3 159 (6.96%) User Experience
4 103 (4.51%) Computer Science
5 102 (4.47%) Statistics
6 97 (4.25%) Mathematics
7 88 (3.85%) Derivative
8 84 (3.68%) Social Media
9 71 (3.11%) Management Information System
10 69 (3.02%) Data Integration
11 68 (2.98%) Algorithms
12 62 (2.71%) Fixed Income
13 61 (2.67%) Open Source
14 59 (2.58%) Credit Risk
15 55 (2.41%) Mobile App
16 54 (2.36%) Data Structures
17 43 (1.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 32 (1.40%) FMCG
19 30 (1.31%) Grid Computing
20 29 (1.27%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 156 (6.83%) Linux
2 126 (5.52%) Windows
3 88 (3.85%) UNIX
4 38 (1.66%) Apple iOS
5 29 (1.27%) Android
6 10 (0.44%) Windows 7
7 6 (0.26%) Ubuntu
7 6 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (0.22%) AIX
8 5 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (0.22%) CentOS
9 4 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.18%) Windows Phone
9 4 (0.18%) Solaris
10 3 (0.13%) zOS
10 3 (0.13%) Windows XP
10 3 (0.13%) Windows Phone 7
11 2 (0.088%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (0.088%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.044%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 509 (22.29%) Agile Software Development
2 448 (19.61%) Business Intelligence
3 261 (11.43%) Data Modelling
4 249 (10.90%) ETL
5 248 (10.86%) Project Management
6 203 (8.89%) Data Analysis
7 196 (8.58%) Web Analytics
8 138 (6.04%) E-Commerce
9 137 (6.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 130 (5.69%) Scrum
11 118 (5.17%) Business Analysis
12 114 (4.99%) CRM
13 113 (4.95%) Data Analytics
14 110 (4.82%) SEO
14 110 (4.82%) TDD
15 106 (4.64%) Data Management
16 95 (4.16%) Migration
17 93 (4.07%) OO
18 84 (3.68%) Workflow
19 82 (3.59%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 646 (28.28%) SQL
2 272 (11.91%) Java
3 185 (8.10%) JavaScript
4 169 (7.40%) Python
5 156 (6.83%) C#
6 104 (4.55%) C++
7 97 (4.25%) R
8 89 (3.90%) VBA
9 46 (2.01%) C
10 45 (1.97%) PL/SQL
11 40 (1.75%) Scala
12 38 (1.66%) MATLAB
12 38 (1.66%) Bash Shell
13 35 (1.53%) Perl
14 31 (1.36%) T-SQL
15 29 (1.27%) Ruby
16 26 (1.14%) VB
17 23 (1.01%) PHP
18 14 (0.61%) Shell Script
19 13 (0.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 255 (11.16%) Degree
2 92 (4.03%) Security Cleared
3 52 (2.28%) SC Cleared
4 27 (1.18%) VCP4
5 21 (0.92%) ISEB
6 16 (0.70%) ISTQB
6 16 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
7 15 (0.66%) PhD
8 13 (0.57%) DV Cleared
9 10 (0.44%) PMI Certification
10 9 (0.39%) Cisco Certification
10 9 (0.39%) SAP Certification
10 9 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 7 (0.31%) CCNP
11 7 (0.31%) MCSE
12 6 (0.26%) BC Cleared
12 6 (0.26%) CISSP
13 5 (0.22%) HP ASE
14 4 (0.18%) CITP
14 4 (0.18%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 109 (4.77%) QA
2 21 (0.92%) Data Quality
3 13 (0.57%) PCI DSS
4 10 (0.44%) Basel III
5 9 (0.39%) SLA
6 7 (0.31%) Basel II
7 5 (0.22%) ISO 9001
7 5 (0.22%) EMIR
8 4 (0.18%) Dodd-Frank
8 4 (0.18%) MiFID
9 3 (0.13%) WAI
9 3 (0.13%) AIFMD
10 2 (0.088%) CRD IV
10 2 (0.088%) UCITS
10 2 (0.088%) HL7
10 2 (0.088%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.044%) ISO 14001
11 1 (0.044%) SNOMED CT
11 1 (0.044%) COBIT
11 1 (0.044%) COSO
System Software
1 24 (1.05%) HDFS
1 24 (1.05%) Active Directory
2 20 (0.88%) Apache Flume
3 15 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (0.57%) Oracle RAC
4 13 (0.57%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 13 (0.57%) vSphere
5 9 (0.39%) Hyper-V
6 6 (0.26%) Oracle RMAN
7 5 (0.22%) XenServer
8 4 (0.18%) Docker
9 3 (0.13%) RACF
9 3 (0.13%) ACF2
10 2 (0.088%) vCloud
10 2 (0.088%) Platform Symphony
11 1 (0.044%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.044%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.044%) Firmware
11 1 (0.044%) VirtualBox
11 1 (0.044%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 22 (0.96%) Oozie
2 17 (0.74%) Puppet
3 10 (0.44%) Ambari
4 9 (0.39%) Vagrant
5 8 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
5 8 (0.35%) Kibana
5 8 (0.35%) logstash
6 7 (0.31%) Hadoop YARN
6 7 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (0.31%) Data Guard
7 6 (0.26%) Nagios
7 6 (0.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 4 (0.18%) yum
8 4 (0.18%) Graphite
9 3 (0.13%) Ansible
10 2 (0.088%) Munin
10 2 (0.088%) ZABBIX
10 2 (0.088%) Mesos
10 2 (0.088%) Cisco Prime
10 2 (0.088%) Nessus
Vendors
1 242 (10.60%) Google
2 233 (10.20%) Oracle
3 205 (8.98%) Microsoft
4 148 (6.48%) Tableau
5 106 (4.64%) Adobe
6 100 (4.38%) SAP
7 73 (3.20%) Business Objects
8 65 (2.85%) Omniture
9 59 (2.58%) Cognos
9 59 (2.58%) IBM
10 47 (2.06%) Informatica
11 43 (1.88%) Teradata
12 37 (1.62%) HP
13 34 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
14 33 (1.44%) Sybase
15 30 (1.31%) Netezza
16 28 (1.23%) Splunk
17 27 (1.18%) TIBCO
18 24 (1.05%) Cisco
19 16 (0.70%) VMware
London
Spring Technology
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Reed Professional Services
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cheshire
Robert Walters
Rate: Dependent on experience
Posted: 5 hours ago
North West London
Intelletect
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Harrington Starr
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
Berkshire
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £250 - £300 Per Day
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Spring Technology
Rate: £400.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: Market rates
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Eaglecliff
Rate: Up to £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Montash
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Allen Lane Interim & Permanent Recruitment
Rate: From £480 to £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Intelletect
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday