The table below looks at the statistics for Analytics skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Analytics over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Analytics
North West / Merseyside
Rank 29 35 33
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Contract jobs citing Analytics 8 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 3.10% 1.51% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.96% 1.84% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Median daily rate £500 - £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £420
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +0.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.98 £16.09 £21.99
% change year-on-year
+67.65% -26.81%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
202 272 176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 78.29% 81.93% 70.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 160 89
Median daily rate £480 £425 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.94% +41.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 3
Median hourly rate £13.00 £40.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.50% +166.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £32.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £71.50 £15.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Merseyside region citing Analytics as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Analytics Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Analytics
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Analytics Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

Analytics
Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analytics across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

Analytics Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

Analytics
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Analytics Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

Analytics
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analytics within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool +2 4 £500 - 2
Wirral -2 2 - -
Analytics
North West

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Analytics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Merseyside region with a requirement for Analytics.

1 5 (41.67%) User Experience
2 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) Workflow
3 3 (25.00%) Retail
3 3 (25.00%) Google
3 3 (25.00%) InfoPath
3 3 (25.00%) WF
3 3 (25.00%) Google Analytics
3 3 (25.00%) Intranet
3 3 (25.00%) Internet
3 3 (25.00%) Extranet
3 3 (25.00%) MS Office
3 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (25.00%) XML
3 3 (25.00%) Windows
3 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (25.00%) C#
3 3 (25.00%) .NET
3 3 (25.00%) SOA
3 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 3 (25.00%) jQuery
3 3 (25.00%) Business Analytics
3 3 (25.00%) Nintex
3 3 (25.00%) SDLC

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (16.67%) SAS
3 1 (8.33%) Apache Spark
3 1 (8.33%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) InfoPath
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Extranet
1 3 (25.00%) Internet
1 3 (25.00%) Intranet
2 1 (8.33%) NGN
2 1 (8.33%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (8.33%) Apache Hive
3 1 (8.33%) Big Data
3 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (8.33%) Pentaho
3 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (8.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (8.33%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
2 1 (8.33%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 3 (25.00%) Retail
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Marketing
3 1 (8.33%) Back Office
3 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Business Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Business Change Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Business Improvement Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Change Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Content Strategist
4 1 (8.33%) Data Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Data Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Data Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Digital Transformation
4 1 (8.33%) Digital Transformation Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior User Experience Researcher
4 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Transformation Manager
4 1 (8.33%) User Experience Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) .NET
1 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (25.00%) jQuery
1 3 (25.00%) WF
1 3 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) User Experience
2 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (8.33%) Data Extraction
3 1 (8.33%) Data Structures
3 1 (8.33%) NHS
3 1 (8.33%) Social Media
3 1 (8.33%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (25.00%) Business Analytics
2 3 (25.00%) SDLC
2 3 (25.00%) SOA
2 3 (25.00%) Workflow
3 2 (16.67%) Business Transformation
3 2 (16.67%) Change Management
3 2 (16.67%) Customer Engagement
3 2 (16.67%) Customer Insight
3 2 (16.67%) Data Architecture
3 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 2 (16.67%) DevOps
3 2 (16.67%) ETL
3 2 (16.67%) Lean Six Sigma
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 2 (16.67%) Service Design
3 2 (16.67%) Six Sigma
3 2 (16.67%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (8.33%) C
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Google
2 3 (25.00%) Nintex
3 1 (8.33%) Avaya
3 1 (8.33%) Nortel
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) Talend