The table below looks at the statistics for Analytics skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Analytics over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analytics
Rank 64 100 109
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +9
Contract jobs citing Analytics 108 50 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 2.88% 1.34% 0.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.55% 1.75% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 27 11
Median daily rate £413 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £315 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £800 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Median hourly rate £20.50 £37.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.69% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £19.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+7.89% -7.31%
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 North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3042 2861 2359
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 81.08% 76.93% 75.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1920 1678 1260
Median daily rate £415 £380 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.21% -1.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £540 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 124 100
Median hourly rate £32.50 £33.00 £28.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% +17.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.57 £14.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £50.08 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.69%

Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Analytics Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Analytics
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Analytics Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Analytics
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analytics across the North West region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

Analytics Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Analytics
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Analytics Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Analytics
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analytics within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Cheshire +36 57 £450 -43.75% 7
Manchester -5 29 £300 -21.56% 60
Lancashire +5 9 £275 -34.52% 4
Merseyside -5 9 £400 -15.78%
Analytics
England

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, 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 North West region with a requirement for Analytics.

1 50 (34.97%) Business Intelligence
2 39 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (22.38%) SQL
4 30 (20.98%) Java
5 26 (18.18%) Data Analytics
6 25 (17.48%) Continuous Integration
7 24 (16.78%) ETL
7 24 (16.78%) Finance
7 24 (16.78%) Big Data
8 22 (15.38%) E-Commerce
9 21 (14.69%) CRM
9 21 (14.69%) Oracle
9 21 (14.69%) SQL Server
9 21 (14.69%) Analytical Skills
10 20 (13.99%) Data Modelling
10 20 (13.99%) Pharmaceutical
10 20 (13.99%) TDD
11 19 (13.29%) Linux
12 18 (12.59%) Stakeholder Management
12 18 (12.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 18 (12.59%) Dimensional Modelling
12 18 (12.59%) Talend Open Studio
12 18 (12.59%) Kimball Methodology
12 18 (12.59%) Talend
13 17 (11.89%) HTML5
13 17 (11.89%) Visual Analytics
13 17 (11.89%) CSS
13 17 (11.89%) OLAP
13 17 (11.89%) HTML
13 17 (11.89%) JavaScript

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 11 (7.69%) SAS
2 8 (5.59%) Tomcat
3 4 (2.80%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.10%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.40%) WordPress
6 1 (0.70%) Apache
6 1 (0.70%) CICS
6 1 (0.70%) IIS
6 1 (0.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (4.90%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.20%) MS Office
2 6 (4.20%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.70%) MS Project
4 1 (0.70%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.70%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 1 (0.70%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.70%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (0.70%) Oracle Retail
1 1 (0.70%) SAP CRM
1 1 (0.70%) SAP ERP
1 1 (0.70%) SAP GRC
1 1 (0.70%) SAP hybris
1 1 (0.70%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 14 (9.79%) Google Analytics
2 8 (5.59%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.50%) Azure Active Directory
3 5 (3.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.50%) Office 365
4 2 (1.40%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.20%) Network Security
2 1 (0.70%) LAN
2 1 (0.70%) PuTTY
2 1 (0.70%) SAN
2 1 (0.70%) SMS
2 1 (0.70%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.70%) WAN
2 1 (0.70%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (16.78%) Big Data
2 21 (14.69%) SQL Server
3 18 (12.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 17 (11.89%) OLAP
5 15 (10.49%) OLAP Cube
6 12 (8.39%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (5.59%) Data Mining
7 8 (5.59%) Hadoop
7 8 (5.59%) Oracle BI EE
8 7 (4.90%) BusinessObjects
9 6 (4.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (3.50%) MySQL
10 5 (3.50%) Relational Database
11 4 (2.80%) Amazon Redshift
11 4 (2.80%) Crystal Reports
11 4 (2.80%) Data Mart
11 4 (2.80%) DataStax
11 4 (2.80%) Essbase
11 4 (2.80%) NoSQL
11 4 (2.80%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 18 (12.59%) Talend Open Studio
2 16 (11.19%) Jenkins
3 7 (4.90%) JIRA
4 2 (1.40%) ERwin
5 1 (0.70%) Ant
5 1 (0.70%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.70%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.70%) JMeter
5 1 (0.70%) Selenium
5 1 (0.70%) Subversion
5 1 (0.70%) TortoiseSVN
5 1 (0.70%) Travis CI
5 1 (0.70%) WATIR
5 1 (0.70%) WebDriver
General
1 24 (16.78%) Finance
2 20 (13.99%) Pharmaceutical
3 11 (7.69%) Retail
4 10 (6.99%) Banking
5 7 (4.90%) Marketing
6 2 (1.40%) Brand Awareness
6 2 (1.40%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.40%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.70%) Advertising
7 1 (0.70%) International Banking
7 1 (0.70%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 44 (30.77%) Analyst
2 35 (24.48%) Developer
3 24 (16.78%) Business Analyst
4 15 (10.49%) Consultant
5 10 (6.99%) Architect
6 9 (6.29%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 7 (4.90%) Data Analyst
7 7 (4.90%) Data Architect
7 7 (4.90%) JavaScript Developer
7 7 (4.90%) Project Manager
7 7 (4.90%) Technical Leader
8 6 (4.20%) Digital Analyst
8 6 (4.20%) Digital Business Analyst
8 6 (4.20%) Web Developer
9 5 (3.50%) Java Developer
9 5 (3.50%) Lead Developer
9 5 (3.50%) Lead Web Developer
9 5 (3.50%) Talend Developer
9 5 (3.50%) Technical Developer
10 4 (2.80%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (11.89%) CSS
1 17 (11.89%) HTML
1 17 (11.89%) HTML5
2 11 (7.69%) AngularJS
3 10 (6.99%) .NET
3 10 (6.99%) Middleware
3 10 (6.99%) REST
3 10 (6.99%) Spring
4 8 (5.59%) ASP.NET
4 8 (5.59%) CSS3
4 8 (5.59%) Web Services
5 6 (4.20%) Angular 2
6 4 (2.80%) MDX
7 3 (2.10%) SOAP
8 2 (1.40%) Spring Boot
8 2 (1.40%) XML
9 1 (0.70%) Autofac
9 1 (0.70%) Kafka
9 1 (0.70%) MyBatis
9 1 (0.70%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 21 (14.69%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (7.69%) User Experience
3 8 (5.59%) Digital Media
4 6 (4.20%) Credit Risk
4 6 (4.20%) Visualisation
5 5 (3.50%) Informatics
5 5 (3.50%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.80%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.80%) Life Science
7 3 (2.10%) Copywriting
8 2 (1.40%) Blog
8 2 (1.40%) Data Integration
8 2 (1.40%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.40%) Enterprise Cloud
8 2 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.40%) Market Risk
8 2 (1.40%) Social Media
8 2 (1.40%) Social Network
9 1 (0.70%) iPad
9 1 (0.70%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 19 (13.29%) Linux
2 5 (3.50%) Windows
3 3 (2.10%) Unix
4 2 (1.40%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.70%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.70%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (34.97%) Business Intelligence
2 39 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (18.18%) Data Analytics
4 25 (17.48%) Continuous Integration
5 24 (16.78%) ETL
6 22 (15.38%) E-Commerce
7 21 (14.69%) CRM
8 20 (13.99%) Data Modelling
8 20 (13.99%) TDD
9 18 (12.59%) Dimensional Modelling
9 18 (12.59%) Kimball Methodology
9 18 (12.59%) Stakeholder Management
10 17 (11.89%) Visual Analytics
11 16 (11.19%) Scrum
12 15 (10.49%) Web Development
13 14 (9.79%) Business Analysis
13 14 (9.79%) Open Source
14 11 (7.69%) Migration
14 11 (7.69%) SEO
15 10 (6.99%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (22.38%) SQL
2 30 (20.98%) Java
3 17 (11.89%) JavaScript
4 8 (5.59%) PHP
5 6 (4.20%) TypeScript
6 3 (2.10%) PL/SQL
6 3 (2.10%) VB
7 1 (0.70%) C
7 1 (0.70%) C#
7 1 (0.70%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.70%) Python
7 1 (0.70%) R
7 1 (0.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (6.99%) Degree
2 3 (2.10%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.40%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (1.40%) ISEB
3 2 (1.40%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.70%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.10%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.40%) QA
3 1 (0.70%) Basel II
3 1 (0.70%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (2.80%) Active Directory
1 4 (2.80%) HDFS
2 1 (0.70%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.70%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 3 (2.10%) SCCM
2 2 (1.40%) Puppet
2 2 (1.40%) SCOM
3 1 (0.70%) Ansible
3 1 (0.70%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.70%) vRealize
Vendors
1 21 (14.69%) Oracle
2 18 (12.59%) Talend
3 15 (10.49%) Vertica
4 14 (9.79%) Google
4 14 (9.79%) Microsoft
5 9 (6.29%) ServiceNow
6 8 (5.59%) Teradata
7 7 (4.90%) Dynatrace
8 6 (4.20%) SAP
9 4 (2.80%) Hortonworks
9 4 (2.80%) Hyperion
9 4 (2.80%) Tableau
10 3 (2.10%) MicroStrategy
11 2 (1.40%) Adobe
11 2 (1.40%) Atlassian
11 2 (1.40%) CODA
11 2 (1.40%) Cognos
11 2 (1.40%) EXASOL
11 2 (1.40%) Facebook
11 2 (1.40%) Maconomy
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Rate: £350 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
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Rate: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
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Computer Futures
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General Medical Council
Rate: up to £84,000 (top of pay band) with the option for an additional market rate allowance for exceptional candidates
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Rate: Up to £84,000 per annum
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