The table below looks at the statistics for Analytics skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Analytics over the 3 months to 26 February 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Analytics
England / Midlands
Rank 23 19 21
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Contract jobs citing Analytics 1 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 0.81% 3.85% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.10% 4.93% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £450 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £14.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+107.14% -22.22%

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
91 142 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 73.98% 78.02% 70.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 73 36
Median daily rate £450 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £650 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £25.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +40.35%

Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Midlands region citing Analytics as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Analytics.

1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
1 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (28.57%) Visualisation
2 2 (28.57%) F5
2 2 (28.57%) Splunk
2 2 (28.57%) SIEM
2 2 (28.57%) Process Improvement
2 2 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 2 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 2 (28.57%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (28.57%) ScanSafe
2 2 (28.57%) Psychology
2 2 (28.57%) Usability Testing
2 2 (28.57%) User Experience
2 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 2 (28.57%) Security Operations
2 2 (28.57%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (28.57%) CISSP
2 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (28.57%) Symantec
2 2 (28.57%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (28.57%) WLAN
2 2 (28.57%) VPN
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) Management Information System

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands 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 1 (14.29%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 2 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
1 2 (28.57%) VPN
1 2 (28.57%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Big Data
1 1 (14.29%) GIS
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (14.29%) SAS EBI
1 1 (14.29%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 1 (14.29%) SAS Enterprise Miner
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Architect
1 2 (28.57%) Digital User Researcher
1 2 (28.57%) SOC Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) User Researcher
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Data Architect
2 1 (14.29%) SAS Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
1 2 (28.57%) PKI
1 2 (28.57%) Security Operations Centre
1 2 (28.57%) User Experience
1 2 (28.57%) Virtual Team
2 1 (14.29%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
2 2 (28.57%) Information Security
2 2 (28.57%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 2 (28.57%) Process Improvement
2 2 (28.57%) Psychology
2 2 (28.57%) Scrum
2 2 (28.57%) Security Operations
2 2 (28.57%) SIEM
2 2 (28.57%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 2 (28.57%) Usability Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Visualisation
2 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) ETL
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Web Operations
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CISSP
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 2 (28.57%) Nessus
1 2 (28.57%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (28.57%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 2 (28.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) F5
2 2 (28.57%) ScanSafe
2 2 (28.57%) Sourcefire
2 2 (28.57%) Splunk
2 2 (28.57%) Symantec
3 1 (14.29%) SAP