The table below looks at the statistics for Data 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 Data Analytics over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analytics
Rank 526 503 532
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +29
Contract jobs citing Data Analytics 53 44 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.100% 0.093% 0.055%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.12% 0.075%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 28 14
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£425 £443 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.95% -6.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £550 £526
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £325 £544
% change year-on-year
+38.46% -40.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Data 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
39164 35294 35779
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 73.80% 74.66% 72.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 25708 22385 21307
Average daily rate £425 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+4.13% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1103 1049 1319
Average hourly rate £24.00 £27.30 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.08% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.88 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -

Data Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Data Analytics Jobs Demand Trend in England

Data Analytics
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Data Analytics Daily Rate Trend in England

Data Analytics
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Analytics across the England region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014.

Data Analytics Daily Rate Histogram in England

Data Analytics
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Data Analytics Hourly Rate Trend in England

Data 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 Data Analytics within the England region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014. 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 -2 35 £410 -10.38% 29
North West -8 7 £465 +43.07% 4
South East -19 4 £475 +46.15% 5
South West - 3 £450 - 1
West Midlands - 3 £300 - 3
Yorkshire - 2 £425 - 3
East Midlands - - - -
East of England - - - - 2
Data Analytics
UK

Data Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Data 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 Data Analytics.

1 146 (100.00%) Analytics
2 50 (34.25%) SQL
2 50 (34.25%) Finance
3 47 (32.19%) Business Intelligence
4 46 (31.51%) Agile Software Development
5 39 (26.71%) SAS
6 33 (22.60%) Big Data
7 31 (21.23%) ETL
8 30 (20.55%) Data Modelling
9 24 (16.44%) SQL Server
9 24 (16.44%) Project Management
9 24 (16.44%) Analytical Skills
10 23 (15.75%) Data Warehouse
10 23 (15.75%) Data Analysis
10 23 (15.75%) Degree
11 21 (14.38%) Marketing
12 20 (13.70%) Banking
13 19 (13.01%) Oracle
13 19 (13.01%) Ab Initio
13 19 (13.01%) Hadoop
13 19 (13.01%) Visualisation
14 18 (12.33%) Microsoft
15 17 (11.64%) MS Excel
15 17 (11.64%) QlikView
15 17 (11.64%) Data Quality
16 16 (10.96%) Tableau
16 16 (10.96%) Data Architecture
16 16 (10.96%) Stakeholder Management
17 15 (10.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 15 (10.27%) Data Management

Data Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Data 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 Data Analytics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 39 (26.71%) SAS
2 6 (4.11%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.74%) Apache Pig
4 2 (1.37%) Apache
4 2 (1.37%) IIS
4 2 (1.37%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.68%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.68%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.68%) Tomcat
Applications
1 17 (11.64%) MS Excel
2 11 (7.53%) SPSS
3 4 (2.74%) MS Visio
3 4 (2.74%) MS Office
4 3 (2.05%) PowerPivot
4 3 (2.05%) MS Project
5 2 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (5.48%) Google Analytics
2 5 (3.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (2.05%) Hyperion Planning
4 2 (1.37%) SiteCatalyst
5 1 (0.68%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.68%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.68%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.37%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.68%) SaaS
2 1 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.37%) Firewall
2 1 (0.68%) NetScaler
2 1 (0.68%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (0.68%) VLAN
2 1 (0.68%) LAN
2 1 (0.68%) WAN
2 1 (0.68%) SMTP
2 1 (0.68%) SNMP
2 1 (0.68%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.68%) VPN
2 1 (0.68%) DNS
2 1 (0.68%) Intranet
2 1 (0.68%) Internet
2 1 (0.68%) MPLS
2 1 (0.68%) SAN
2 1 (0.68%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (22.60%) Big Data
2 24 (16.44%) SQL Server
3 23 (15.75%) Data Warehouse
4 19 (13.01%) Hadoop
5 17 (11.64%) QlikView
6 15 (10.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (7.53%) Spotfire
8 9 (6.16%) Data Mining
9 8 (5.48%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (4.11%) MySQL
10 6 (4.11%) DataStage
10 6 (4.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (4.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (3.42%) IBM InfoSphere
12 4 (2.74%) MS Access
12 4 (2.74%) Base SAS
12 4 (2.74%) MongoDB
13 3 (2.05%) Relational Database
13 3 (2.05%) Microsoft Power View
13 3 (2.05%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 2 (1.37%) JIRA
1 2 (1.37%) Subversion
1 2 (1.37%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.68%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.68%) Hudson
2 1 (0.68%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (0.68%) TeamCity
2 1 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.68%) Maven
2 1 (0.68%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.68%) Eclipse
General
1 50 (34.25%) Finance
2 21 (14.38%) Marketing
3 20 (13.70%) Banking
4 11 (7.53%) Retail
5 10 (6.85%) Telecoms
6 7 (4.79%) Spanish Language
7 6 (4.11%) Advertising
8 5 (3.42%) Investment Banking
8 5 (3.42%) Manufacturing
8 5 (3.42%) Electronics
9 4 (2.74%) Legal
9 4 (2.74%) German Language
10 3 (2.05%) Military
11 2 (1.37%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (1.37%) Front Office
12 1 (0.68%) Publishing
12 1 (0.68%) Games
Job Titles
1 50 (34.25%) Analyst
2 35 (23.97%) Developer
3 30 (20.55%) Data Analyst
4 20 (13.70%) Architect
5 16 (10.96%) Business Analyst
6 13 (8.90%) Consultant
6 13 (8.90%) Data Architect
7 10 (6.85%) Visual Analytics Developer
8 9 (6.16%) Data Analytics Consultant
8 9 (6.16%) Data Consultant
9 8 (5.48%) SAS Developer
10 7 (4.79%) Solutions Architect
10 7 (4.79%) Project Manager
11 6 (4.11%) Big Data Architect
12 4 (2.74%) Programmer
12 4 (2.74%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 4 (2.74%) Data Programmer
12 4 (2.74%) OSS Architect
12 4 (2.74%) Principal Architect
12 4 (2.74%) Principal Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.16%) XML
2 8 (5.48%) .NET
3 5 (3.42%) MDX
4 4 (2.74%) HTML
5 3 (2.05%) Web Services
6 2 (1.37%) CSS
6 2 (1.37%) WPF
6 2 (1.37%) HTML5
7 1 (0.68%) MEAP
7 1 (0.68%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.68%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (0.68%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.68%) REST
7 1 (0.68%) Natural Language Processing
7 1 (0.68%) WebSockets
7 1 (0.68%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 1 (0.68%) Regular Expression
7 1 (0.68%) WCF
7 1 (0.68%) jQuery
7 1 (0.68%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 24 (16.44%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (13.01%) Visualisation
3 14 (9.59%) Data Integration
4 9 (6.16%) Mathematics
5 8 (5.48%) Computer Science
5 8 (5.48%) Statistics
5 8 (5.48%) Management Information System
6 7 (4.79%) Data Extraction
7 6 (4.11%) Algorithms
8 5 (3.42%) Open Source
8 5 (3.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 5 (3.42%) DTV
9 4 (2.74%) Equities
9 4 (2.74%) Market Risk
10 3 (2.05%) Data Structures
10 3 (2.05%) Credit Risk
10 3 (2.05%) Derivative
11 2 (1.37%) Clustering
11 2 (1.37%) Economics
11 2 (1.37%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.79%) Windows
2 6 (4.11%) Linux
3 4 (2.74%) UNIX
4 1 (0.68%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.68%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.68%) Android
4 1 (0.68%) Solaris
4 1 (0.68%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (100.00%) Analytics
2 47 (32.19%) Business Intelligence
3 46 (31.51%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (21.23%) ETL
5 30 (20.55%) Data Modelling
6 24 (16.44%) Project Management
7 23 (15.75%) Data Analysis
8 16 (10.96%) Data Architecture
8 16 (10.96%) Stakeholder Management
9 15 (10.27%) Data Management
9 15 (10.27%) Waterfall
10 12 (8.22%) Data Governance
11 11 (7.53%) Big Data Analytics
11 11 (7.53%) Master Data Management
12 10 (6.85%) Kimball Methodology
12 10 (6.85%) Visual Analytics
13 9 (6.16%) Scrum
14 8 (5.48%) Business Analysis
14 8 (5.48%) Digital Marketing
14 8 (5.48%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 50 (34.25%) SQL
2 15 (10.27%) Java
3 8 (5.48%) VBA
3 8 (5.48%) Python
4 6 (4.11%) C
4 6 (4.11%) C++
5 5 (3.42%) R
6 4 (2.74%) C#
6 4 (2.74%) Perl
6 4 (2.74%) PL/SQL
7 3 (2.05%) VBScript
7 3 (2.05%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.37%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.37%) Ruby
8 2 (1.37%) SAS Macro
9 1 (0.68%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.68%) SPARQL
9 1 (0.68%) Scala
9 1 (0.68%) PHP
9 1 (0.68%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 23 (15.75%) Degree
2 8 (5.48%) Security Cleared
3 6 (4.11%) DV Cleared
4 5 (3.42%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.05%) PhD
6 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Certified Master
6 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Certified Architect
6 1 (0.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.68%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.68%) SAS Certification
6 1 (0.68%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (11.64%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.05%) CRD IV
2 3 (2.05%) Basel II
3 2 (1.37%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.37%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.68%) vSphere
2 1 (0.68%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.68%) vCloud
2 1 (0.68%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.68%) XenServer
2 1 (0.68%) Cronacle
2 1 (0.68%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (0.68%) Mesos
1 1 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.68%) Zenoss
1 1 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.68%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 19 (13.01%) Oracle
1 19 (13.01%) Ab Initio
2 18 (12.33%) Microsoft
3 16 (10.96%) Tableau
4 13 (8.90%) Informatica
5 12 (8.22%) Cognos
6 9 (6.16%) Palantir
6 9 (6.16%) Trillium
6 9 (6.16%) SAP
7 8 (5.48%) IBM
7 8 (5.48%) Google
8 6 (4.11%) Hyperion
8 6 (4.11%) Teradata
9 5 (3.42%) Facebook
9 5 (3.42%) Twitter
9 5 (3.42%) MicroStrategy
10 4 (2.74%) DataFlux
10 4 (2.74%) Datanomic
11 3 (2.05%) VMware
11 3 (2.05%) Business Objects
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