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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analytics
Rank 83 93 131
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +38
Contract jobs citing Analytics 1051 913 646
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 2.28% 2.05% 1.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.02% 2.75% 2.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 720 539 421
Average daily rate
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£450 £425 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +11.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+11.93% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 11 11
Average hourly rate £20.99 £31.50 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.35% +36.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £15.50 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.22 £37.50 £43.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.99 £31.71 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-30.66% +37.86%
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
34844 33254 29955
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 75.43% 74.76% 72.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 22736 20646 18101
Average daily rate £425 £403 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.59% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 929 1059 1253
Average hourly rate £25.00 £26.50 £30.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% -12.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £27.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-6.48% -14.28%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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 26 January 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 +11 709 £450 - 369
South East +2 160 £445 +11.25% 111
East of England +21 56 £413 +8.19% 26
North West +16 43 £400 +8.84% 43
South West -19 31 £363 +15.07% 49
West Midlands -23 21 £375 +22.85% 29
East Midlands +5 14 £525 +337.50% 15
Yorkshire -10 10 £438 +53.50% 47
Midlands - 2 - -
North East -23 1 £850 +385.71% 2
Analytics
UK

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 617 (28.78%) Finance
2 605 (28.22%) SQL
3 464 (21.64%) Agile Software Development
4 456 (21.27%) Business Intelligence
5 368 (17.16%) Analytical Skills
6 337 (15.72%) Marketing
7 329 (15.35%) Data Warehouse
8 311 (14.51%) Banking
9 261 (12.17%) Oracle
10 254 (11.85%) Big Data
11 245 (11.43%) Java
12 243 (11.33%) SAS
13 237 (11.05%) Data Modelling
14 234 (10.91%) Google
15 227 (10.59%) Degree
16 222 (10.35%) SQL Server
17 220 (10.26%) Google Analytics
18 218 (10.17%) Project Management
19 217 (10.12%) ETL
20 214 (9.98%) HTML
21 210 (9.79%) Microsoft
22 188 (8.77%) Visualisation
23 175 (8.16%) Web Analytics
24 172 (8.02%) Data Analysis
24 172 (8.02%) Hadoop
25 168 (7.84%) JavaScript
26 165 (7.70%) Investment Banking
27 164 (7.65%) MS Excel
28 156 (7.28%) .NET
29 154 (7.18%) Linux

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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
1 243 (11.33%) SAS
2 76 (3.54%) CMS
3 64 (2.99%) SharePoint
4 41 (1.91%) Node.js
5 37 (1.73%) Apache
6 29 (1.35%) Apache Spark
7 28 (1.31%) Apache Pig
8 26 (1.21%) Elasticsearch
9 25 (1.17%) Adobe CQ
10 21 (0.98%) WebSphere
11 20 (0.93%) Apache Solr
12 19 (0.89%) WebLogic
13 14 (0.65%) IIS
14 9 (0.42%) WebSphere Application Server
15 8 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
15 8 (0.37%) Umbraco
15 8 (0.37%) WordPress
16 7 (0.33%) Lync
16 7 (0.33%) Oracle Coherence
16 7 (0.33%) Drupal
Applications
1 164 (7.65%) MS Excel
2 60 (2.80%) MS Office
3 54 (2.52%) SPSS
4 44 (2.05%) MS PowerPoint
5 29 (1.35%) MS Visio
6 27 (1.26%) MS Project
7 26 (1.21%) Spreadsheet
8 22 (1.03%) PowerPivot
9 21 (0.98%) Photoshop
10 8 (0.37%) Shockwave
10 8 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
11 6 (0.28%) OmniGraffle
12 5 (0.23%) Fireworks
13 2 (0.093%) InDesign
13 2 (0.093%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 1 (0.047%) Weka
14 1 (0.047%) FastStats
14 1 (0.047%) Adobe Premiere
14 1 (0.047%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 220 (10.26%) Google Analytics
2 44 (2.05%) SiteCatalyst
3 33 (1.54%) WebTrends
4 9 (0.42%) Oracle Financials
4 9 (0.42%) Endur
4 9 (0.42%) Oracle EBS
4 9 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
4 9 (0.42%) Oracle Payables
5 8 (0.37%) SAP ERP
5 8 (0.37%) Siebel Analytics
6 7 (0.33%) Summit
7 6 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 6 (0.28%) Optimost
7 6 (0.28%) Fredhopper
8 5 (0.23%) Oracle BPM
8 5 (0.23%) CA Clarity
8 5 (0.23%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 4 (0.19%) Radian6
9 4 (0.19%) Hyperion Planning
10 3 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 21 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (0.70%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
4 10 (0.47%) SaaS
5 9 (0.42%) Google Cloud Platform
6 8 (0.37%) Basecamp
7 6 (0.28%) PaaS
7 6 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (0.23%) Amazon S3
8 5 (0.23%) GitHub
9 4 (0.19%) Amazon EMR
9 4 (0.19%) Amazon SQS
10 2 (0.093%) Taleo
10 2 (0.093%) IaaS
11 1 (0.047%) Amazon ELB
11 1 (0.047%) SuccessFactors
11 1 (0.047%) IBM SmartCloud
11 1 (0.047%) Responsys
11 1 (0.047%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 23 (1.07%) Internet
2 19 (0.89%) Intranet
3 17 (0.79%) HTTP
4 15 (0.70%) Firewall
5 14 (0.65%) WAN
6 13 (0.61%) LAN
6 13 (0.61%) SAN
6 13 (0.61%) BGP
7 11 (0.51%) Radio Access Network
8 9 (0.42%) LDAP
9 7 (0.33%) ATM
9 7 (0.33%) TCP/IP
10 6 (0.28%) Wireless
10 6 (0.28%) NetScaler
10 6 (0.28%) NAS
10 6 (0.28%) Multicast
11 5 (0.23%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 5 (0.23%) Wireless Security
11 5 (0.23%) OSPF
11 5 (0.23%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 329 (15.35%) Data Warehouse
2 254 (11.85%) Big Data
3 222 (10.35%) SQL Server
4 172 (8.02%) Hadoop
5 111 (5.18%) QlikView
6 110 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 104 (4.85%) Data Mining
8 90 (4.20%) NoSQL
9 83 (3.87%) Relational Database
10 76 (3.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 66 (3.08%) Apache Hive
11 66 (3.08%) MongoDB
12 63 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 55 (2.57%) HBase
14 52 (2.43%) Oracle Database
15 49 (2.29%) OLAP
16 48 (2.24%) MySQL
17 38 (1.77%) Apache Cassandra
17 38 (1.77%) SQL Server 2008
18 33 (1.54%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 46 (2.15%) JIRA
2 36 (1.68%) Git (software)
3 24 (1.12%) Maven
4 21 (0.98%) JUnit
4 21 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
4 21 (0.98%) Subversion
5 19 (0.89%) Grunt
6 17 (0.79%) Mockito
6 17 (0.79%) Jenkins
7 15 (0.70%) Bower
8 14 (0.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 14 (0.65%) Eclipse
9 13 (0.61%) Visual Studio
10 11 (0.51%) Toad
11 10 (0.47%) Selenium
11 10 (0.47%) TeamCity
11 10 (0.47%) Jasmine
12 9 (0.42%) NUnit
13 8 (0.37%) ERwin
13 8 (0.37%) Trac
General
1 617 (28.78%) Finance
2 337 (15.72%) Marketing
3 311 (14.51%) Banking
4 165 (7.70%) Investment Banking
5 149 (6.95%) Retail
6 139 (6.48%) Front Office
7 60 (2.80%) Telecoms
8 54 (2.52%) Legal
9 47 (2.19%) Games
10 45 (2.10%) Publishing
11 28 (1.31%) Advertising
12 25 (1.17%) Manufacturing
13 24 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
14 22 (1.03%) Financial Institution
15 13 (0.61%) Billing
16 11 (0.51%) Law
17 10 (0.47%) Back Office
18 8 (0.37%) Spanish Language
19 7 (0.33%) Retail Banking
19 7 (0.33%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 590 (27.52%) Analyst
2 542 (25.28%) Developer
3 232 (10.82%) Business Analyst
4 227 (10.59%) Architect
5 159 (7.42%) Consultant
6 154 (7.18%) Data Analyst
7 109 (5.08%) Project Manager
8 75 (3.50%) Senior Analyst
9 65 (3.03%) Java Developer
10 62 (2.89%) Data Architect
11 60 (2.80%) Senior Developer
12 54 (2.52%) SQL Developer
13 52 (2.43%) Designer
14 42 (1.96%) Web Analyst
15 40 (1.87%) Enterprise Architect
15 40 (1.87%) Solutions Architect
16 36 (1.68%) Quantitative Developer
16 36 (1.68%) Product Manager
17 35 (1.63%) Business Intelligence Developer
18 34 (1.59%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 214 (9.98%) HTML
2 156 (7.28%) .NET
3 140 (6.53%) CSS
4 120 (5.60%) XML
5 98 (4.57%) HTML5
6 88 (4.10%) jQuery
7 68 (3.17%) Web Services
8 60 (2.80%) AngularJS
9 50 (2.33%) JSON
10 44 (2.05%) Spring
11 43 (2.01%) CSS3
12 39 (1.82%) REST
13 36 (1.68%) RESTful
13 36 (1.68%) ASP.NET
14 31 (1.45%) Ajax
15 24 (1.12%) Middleware
16 23 (1.07%) J2EE
17 22 (1.03%) WCF
18 21 (0.98%) WPF
18 21 (0.98%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 368 (17.16%) Analytical Skills
2 188 (8.77%) Visualisation
3 139 (6.48%) User Experience
4 100 (4.66%) Derivative
5 96 (4.48%) Computer Science
6 93 (4.34%) Social Media
7 80 (3.73%) Management Information System
8 76 (3.54%) Statistics
9 72 (3.36%) Mathematics
10 62 (2.89%) Algorithms
11 61 (2.85%) Fixed Income
12 58 (2.71%) Data Structures
12 58 (2.71%) Open Source
13 57 (2.66%) Data Integration
14 54 (2.52%) Credit Risk
15 36 (1.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 34 (1.59%) Mobile App
17 33 (1.54%) Credit Derivative
18 31 (1.45%) Grid Computing
18 31 (1.45%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 154 (7.18%) Linux
2 106 (4.94%) Windows
3 80 (3.73%) UNIX
4 28 (1.31%) Apple iOS
5 23 (1.07%) Android
6 13 (0.61%) Windows 7
7 11 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (0.37%) AIX
9 6 (0.28%) Ubuntu
9 6 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (0.19%) Windows Phone
11 3 (0.14%) CentOS
11 3 (0.14%) Solaris
12 2 (0.093%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.093%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.093%) SUSE
12 2 (0.093%) Windows Phone 7
12 2 (0.093%) Oracle Linux
12 2 (0.093%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 464 (21.64%) Agile Software Development
2 456 (21.27%) Business Intelligence
3 237 (11.05%) Data Modelling
4 218 (10.17%) Project Management
5 217 (10.12%) ETL
6 175 (8.16%) Web Analytics
7 172 (8.02%) Data Analysis
8 134 (6.25%) E-Commerce
9 128 (5.97%) Stakeholder Management
10 125 (5.83%) Scrum
11 117 (5.46%) TDD
12 112 (5.22%) Business Analysis
13 107 (4.99%) CRM
14 101 (4.71%) Data Analytics
15 98 (4.57%) Data Management
16 85 (3.96%) Data Architecture
17 84 (3.92%) Risk Management
17 84 (3.92%) OO
18 82 (3.82%) Migration
19 78 (3.64%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 605 (28.22%) SQL
2 245 (11.43%) Java
3 168 (7.84%) JavaScript
4 152 (7.09%) C#
5 136 (6.34%) Python
6 106 (4.94%) C++
7 71 (3.31%) R
8 69 (3.22%) VBA
9 54 (2.52%) C
10 52 (2.43%) PL/SQL
11 41 (1.91%) T-SQL
12 40 (1.87%) Perl
13 37 (1.73%) Bash Shell
14 30 (1.40%) Scala
15 28 (1.31%) PHP
16 26 (1.21%) Ruby
17 25 (1.17%) VB
18 18 (0.84%) PowerShell
19 16 (0.75%) MATLAB
20 10 (0.47%) AWK
Qualifications
1 227 (10.59%) Degree
2 87 (4.06%) Security Cleared
3 53 (2.47%) SC Cleared
4 13 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (0.61%) SAP Certification
5 11 (0.51%) ISEB
5 11 (0.51%) DV Cleared
6 10 (0.47%) PMI Certification
7 8 (0.37%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (0.37%) PhD
8 7 (0.33%) CCNP
8 7 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 6 (0.28%) ISTQB
10 5 (0.23%) Chartered Engineer
10 5 (0.23%) HP ASE
10 5 (0.23%) BC Cleared
10 5 (0.23%) CITP
11 4 (0.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (0.19%) PMP
11 4 (0.19%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 101 (4.71%) QA
2 21 (0.98%) Data Quality
3 15 (0.70%) PCI DSS
4 10 (0.47%) Basel III
5 8 (0.37%) SLA
6 5 (0.23%) ISO 9001
6 5 (0.23%) EMIR
7 4 (0.19%) Dodd-Frank
7 4 (0.19%) MiFID
8 3 (0.14%) WCAG
8 3 (0.14%) WAI
9 2 (0.093%) Basel II
9 2 (0.093%) UCITS
9 2 (0.093%) CRD IV
9 2 (0.093%) HL7
10 1 (0.047%) COSO
10 1 (0.047%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.047%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 1 (0.047%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.047%) COBIT
System Software
1 30 (1.40%) Apache Flume
2 29 (1.35%) HDFS
3 23 (1.07%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 21 (0.98%) Active Directory
5 17 (0.79%) Oracle RAC
6 13 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
6 13 (0.61%) vSphere
7 6 (0.28%) Hyper-V
8 5 (0.23%) Oracle RMAN
9 3 (0.14%) XenServer
9 3 (0.14%) Docker
10 2 (0.093%) Platform Symphony
10 2 (0.093%) Firmware
11 1 (0.047%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.047%) XenApp
11 1 (0.047%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 34 (1.59%) Oozie
2 22 (1.03%) Ambari
3 17 (0.79%) Puppet
4 12 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
5 9 (0.42%) Vagrant
6 8 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (0.37%) Nagios
7 7 (0.33%) logstash
7 7 (0.33%) Kibana
7 7 (0.33%) Hadoop YARN
8 6 (0.28%) Data Guard
9 5 (0.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 5 (0.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 5 (0.23%) Ganglia
9 5 (0.23%) Hyperic
9 5 (0.23%) Cobbler
10 3 (0.14%) Cisco Prime
11 2 (0.093%) Mesos
11 2 (0.093%) Nessus
11 2 (0.093%) Ansible
Vendors
1 261 (12.17%) Oracle
2 234 (10.91%) Google
3 210 (9.79%) Microsoft
4 130 (6.06%) Tableau
5 92 (4.29%) SAP
6 82 (3.82%) Adobe
7 71 (3.31%) Business Objects
8 66 (3.08%) IBM
9 58 (2.71%) Omniture
10 53 (2.47%) Teradata
11 51 (2.38%) Cognos
12 45 (2.10%) HP
13 44 (2.05%) Informatica
14 43 (2.01%) Salesforce.com
15 40 (1.87%) Netezza
16 33 (1.54%) Sybase
17 23 (1.07%) Cisco
17 23 (1.07%) TIBCO
17 23 (1.07%) Splunk
18 22 (1.03%) Hortonworks
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