The table below looks at the statistics for Analytics skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Analytics over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analytics
Rank 35 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Analytics 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.93% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.16% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.75 £28.74 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-48.68% -8.75%
Analytics
North West

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
258 211 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 79.63% 71.04% 58.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 97 58
Average daily rate £425 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £220 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £675 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 4
Average hourly rate £40.00 £16.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+142.42% +3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £16.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.50 £16.50 £18.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Analytics across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analytics within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Liverpool - 3 - - 1
Analytics
North West

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 4 (33.33%) Project Management
1 4 (33.33%) CMS
1 4 (33.33%) Content Management
1 4 (33.33%) Social Media
2 3 (25.00%) Data Integration
2 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) ETL
2 3 (25.00%) SAS
2 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (25.00%) Visual Analytics
3 2 (16.67%) Twitter
3 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) CA
3 2 (16.67%) Intranet
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 2 (16.67%) MS Office
3 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 2 (16.67%) CRM
3 2 (16.67%) Publishing
3 2 (16.67%) Google
3 2 (16.67%) Google Analytics
3 2 (16.67%) Email Marketing
3 2 (16.67%) Marketing
3 2 (16.67%) CA PPM
3 2 (16.67%) Copywriting
3 2 (16.67%) Blog
3 2 (16.67%) WordPress

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 4 (33.33%) CMS
2 3 (25.00%) SAS
3 2 (16.67%) WordPress
4 1 (8.33%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) CA PPM
2 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Google Analytics
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Big Data
2 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
2 1 (8.33%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (8.33%) Power BI
2 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Marketing
2 2 (16.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Consultant
1 3 (25.00%) Managing Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) SAS Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Content Editor
3 1 (8.33%) CRM Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Data Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Data Integration Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Designer
3 1 (8.33%) Integration Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Marketing Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Architect
3 1 (8.33%) UX Designer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Social Media
2 3 (25.00%) Data Integration
3 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (16.67%) Blog
3 2 (16.67%) Copywriting
4 1 (8.33%) User Experience
4 1 (8.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Content Management
1 4 (33.33%) Project Management
2 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (25.00%) ETL
2 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (25.00%) Visual Analytics
3 2 (16.67%) CRM
3 2 (16.67%) Email Marketing
3 2 (16.67%) Predictive Modelling
4 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
4 1 (8.33%) Database Tuning
4 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) Online Marketing
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (8.33%) SDLC
4 1 (8.33%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) CA
1 2 (16.67%) Google
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (16.67%) Tableau
1 2 (16.67%) Twitter
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Teradata