The table below looks at the statistics for Analytics skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands 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 17 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing Analytics 6 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 4.00% 0.75% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.77% 1.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £450 - -
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
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
104 90 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 69.33% 67.67% 73.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 31 49
Average daily rate £500 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £220 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £655 £475 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £34.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Analytics Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Analytics
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Analytics Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

Analytics
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Analytics Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 9 (52.94%) SQL
2 8 (47.06%) Unix
2 8 (47.06%) ETL
2 8 (47.06%) Software Engineering
2 8 (47.06%) Hadoop
2 8 (47.06%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (41.18%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (35.29%) B2C
4 6 (35.29%) Benchmarking
4 6 (35.29%) E-Commerce
4 6 (35.29%) Oracle
4 6 (35.29%) XML
4 6 (35.29%) Endeca
4 6 (35.29%) Taxonomies
4 6 (35.29%) Retail
4 6 (35.29%) Algorithms
4 6 (35.29%) User Experience
5 5 (29.41%) Apache Hive
5 5 (29.41%) MapReduce
5 5 (29.41%) Oracle Database
5 5 (29.41%) Tableau
5 5 (29.41%) SAP HANA
5 5 (29.41%) Big Data
5 5 (29.41%) Teradata
5 5 (29.41%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (29.41%) TOGAF
5 5 (29.41%) SAP
5 5 (29.41%) Java
5 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
5 5 (29.41%) Perl

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 5 (29.41%) SAS
1 5 (29.41%) SharePoint
2 4 (23.53%) Apache Solr
3 3 (17.65%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) SPSS
2 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Fredhopper
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) HTTP
1 1 (5.88%) HTTPS
1 1 (5.88%) Skype
1 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) Hadoop
2 5 (29.41%) Apache Hive
2 5 (29.41%) Big Data
2 5 (29.41%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (29.41%) Oracle Database
2 5 (29.41%) SAP HANA
3 3 (17.65%) Pentaho
4 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (5.88%) OLAP
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (5.88%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) JIRA
General
1 6 (35.29%) Retail
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Billing
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Architect
1 6 (35.29%) Business Intelligence Architect
2 4 (23.53%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Product Owner
2 4 (23.53%) Product Specialist
3 3 (17.65%) Business Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Pentaho Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Data Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Head of Information
5 1 (5.88%) Head of Management Information
5 1 (5.88%) Head of Strategy
5 1 (5.88%) Information Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Lead Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Lead Data Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Strategy Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (35.29%) Algorithms
2 6 (35.29%) Taxonomies
2 6 (35.29%) User Experience
3 4 (23.53%) Data Integration
4 2 (11.76%) iPad
4 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
4 2 (11.76%) Social Media
4 2 (11.76%) Statistics
4 2 (11.76%) Visualisation
5 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) ETL
1 8 (47.06%) Software Engineering
2 7 (41.18%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (35.29%) B2C
3 6 (35.29%) Benchmarking
3 6 (35.29%) E-Commerce
4 5 (29.41%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (29.41%) MapReduce
4 5 (29.41%) TOGAF
5 4 (23.53%) B2B
6 3 (17.65%) Data Analysis
6 3 (17.65%) Data Migration
6 3 (17.65%) Data Modelling
6 3 (17.65%) ETL Development
6 3 (17.65%) Migration
6 3 (17.65%) Scrum
6 3 (17.65%) Test Strategy
6 3 (17.65%) Zachman Framework
7 2 (11.76%) Data Analytics
7 2 (11.76%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) SQL
2 5 (29.41%) Java
2 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
2 5 (29.41%) Perl
2 5 (29.41%) PL/SQL
2 5 (29.41%) Python
3 2 (11.76%) MATLAB
3 2 (11.76%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Chartered Engineer
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) Data Quality
2 1 (5.88%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Endeca
1 6 (35.29%) Oracle
2 5 (29.41%) IBM
2 5 (29.41%) SAP
2 5 (29.41%) Tableau
2 5 (29.41%) Teradata
3 3 (17.65%) Cloudera
3 3 (17.65%) Informatica
3 3 (17.65%) TOWER Software