The table below looks at the statistics for Analytics skills in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Analytics over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analytics
Rank 21 - 24
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Analytics 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 1.96% - 1.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.41% - 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Average daily rate £455 - £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £418 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.37% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £32.00 £31.71
% change year-on-year
-56.25% +0.91%
Analytics
West Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
83 121 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 81.37% 80.13% 81.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 109 91
Average daily rate £373 £396 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.93% +7.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

Analytics Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Analytics
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Analytics Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

Analytics
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax 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 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
1 2 (100.00%) SAS
1 2 (100.00%) BPR
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Stress Testing
2 1 (50.00%) COREP
2 1 (50.00%) FINREP

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax 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 2 (100.00%) SAS
General
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Risk Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Report Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Reporting Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) BPR
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Stress Testing
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) COREP
1 1 (50.00%) FINREP