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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Analytics over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analytics
Rank 109 111 109
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs citing Analytics 39 23 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.08% 0.81% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.45% 1.12% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 12 4
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£420 £371 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.99% +15.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £207 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £582 £536 £343
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £24.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.70 £40.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-20.75% +52.38%
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
2697 2048 1649
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 74.77% 72.27% 70.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1464 1047 809
Average daily rate £400 £375 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 126 128 80
Average hourly rate £41.00 £31.56 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.93% +14.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.58 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £45.00 £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Analytics across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 March 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analytics within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
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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
Manchester -6 20 £350 - 25
Cheshire +5 8 £500 - 14
Merseyside -15 2 - - 3
Lancashire - 2 £545 - 2
Analytics
England

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 33 (35.11%) SQL
2 30 (31.91%) Business Intelligence
3 25 (26.60%) Finance
4 23 (24.47%) ETL
4 23 (24.47%) Data Warehouse
5 20 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (18.09%) Data Analysis
7 16 (17.02%) Analytical Skills
8 15 (15.96%) Big Data
8 15 (15.96%) SAS
9 13 (13.83%) Waterfall
10 12 (12.77%) Google
10 12 (12.77%) Google Analytics
11 11 (11.70%) Data Modelling
12 10 (10.64%) AngularJS
13 9 (9.57%) Project Management
13 9 (9.57%) HTML
14 8 (8.51%) Microsoft
14 8 (8.51%) Validation
14 8 (8.51%) QA
14 8 (8.51%) Marketing
14 8 (8.51%) Retail
14 8 (8.51%) HTML5
14 8 (8.51%) Data Integration
14 8 (8.51%) Data Analytics
15 7 (7.45%) Data Validation
15 7 (7.45%) Data Management
15 7 (7.45%) Management Information System
15 7 (7.45%) E-Commerce
15 7 (7.45%) J2EE

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 15 (15.96%) SAS
2 1 (1.06%) CMS
2 1 (1.06%) Confluence
2 1 (1.06%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 3 (3.19%) MS Excel
1 3 (3.19%) SPSS
2 2 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.13%) PowerPivot
2 2 (2.13%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.06%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (12.77%) Google Analytics
2 2 (2.13%) TRIRIGA
2 2 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.06%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (1.06%) Siebel Analytics
3 1 (1.06%) Agresso
3 1 (1.06%) WebTrends
3 1 (1.06%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.13%) OpenShift
1 2 (2.13%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.06%) PaaS
2 1 (1.06%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.06%) LAN
1 1 (1.06%) WLAN
1 1 (1.06%) WAN
1 1 (1.06%) HTTP
1 1 (1.06%) IPv6
1 1 (1.06%) Internet
1 1 (1.06%) OSPF
1 1 (1.06%) BGP
1 1 (1.06%) EIGRP
1 1 (1.06%) Wireless
1 1 (1.06%) NGN
1 1 (1.06%) Wireless Security
1 1 (1.06%) FCoE
1 1 (1.06%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (1.06%) NetScaler
1 1 (1.06%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (24.47%) Data Warehouse
2 15 (15.96%) Big Data
3 6 (6.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (6.38%) Hadoop
3 6 (6.38%) SQL Server
3 6 (6.38%) QlikView
4 5 (5.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (3.19%) DTS
5 3 (3.19%) NoSQL
5 3 (3.19%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.13%) BigQuery
6 2 (2.13%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.13%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.13%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.13%) Data Mining
6 2 (2.13%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.13%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.06%) ReportNet
Development Applications
1 4 (4.26%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (2.13%) Maven
3 1 (1.06%) ERwin
3 1 (1.06%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.06%) Jasmine
3 1 (1.06%) Jenkins
General
1 25 (26.60%) Finance
2 8 (8.51%) Retail
2 8 (8.51%) Marketing
3 5 (5.32%) Banking
4 1 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.06%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.06%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.06%) Legal
4 1 (1.06%) Advertising
4 1 (1.06%) Games
Job Titles
1 30 (31.91%) Analyst
2 18 (19.15%) Architect
3 17 (18.09%) Developer
4 12 (12.77%) Consultant
5 11 (11.70%) Solutions Architect
6 10 (10.64%) Data Analyst
7 8 (8.51%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 8 (8.51%) Business Analyst
8 7 (7.45%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 5 (5.32%) Project Manager
10 4 (4.26%) Data Architect
10 4 (4.26%) Senior Manager
10 4 (4.26%) Report Analyst
10 4 (4.26%) Web Analyst
10 4 (4.26%) Business Intelligence Architect
11 3 (3.19%) Senior Architect
11 3 (3.19%) Lead Architect
11 3 (3.19%) Head of Business Intelligence
11 3 (3.19%) Excel Developer
11 3 (3.19%) Data Warehouse Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.64%) AngularJS
2 9 (9.57%) HTML
3 8 (8.51%) HTML5
4 7 (7.45%) J2EE
5 4 (4.26%) Web Services
6 2 (2.13%) Struts
6 2 (2.13%) RESTful
6 2 (2.13%) ASP.NET
6 2 (2.13%) .NET
6 2 (2.13%) Spring
6 2 (2.13%) JSON
6 2 (2.13%) Akka
6 2 (2.13%) Play Framework
7 1 (1.06%) Android SDK
7 1 (1.06%) Symfony
7 1 (1.06%) jQuery
7 1 (1.06%) CSS
7 1 (1.06%) XML
7 1 (1.06%) XHTML
7 1 (1.06%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.02%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.51%) Data Integration
3 7 (7.45%) Management Information System
4 6 (6.38%) Visualisation
5 5 (5.32%) IVR
6 4 (4.26%) Open Source
7 2 (2.13%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.13%) Economics
8 1 (1.06%) Statistics
8 1 (1.06%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.06%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (1.06%) Streaming Video
8 1 (1.06%) FMCG
8 1 (1.06%) User Experience
8 1 (1.06%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.06%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.45%) Windows
2 2 (2.13%) Android
2 2 (2.13%) UNIX
3 1 (1.06%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.06%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (31.91%) Business Intelligence
2 23 (24.47%) ETL
3 20 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (18.09%) Data Analysis
5 13 (13.83%) Waterfall
6 11 (11.70%) Data Modelling
7 9 (9.57%) Project Management
8 8 (8.51%) Validation
8 8 (8.51%) Data Analytics
9 7 (7.45%) Data Management
9 7 (7.45%) CRM
9 7 (7.45%) E-Commerce
9 7 (7.45%) Data Validation
10 6 (6.38%) Business Analysis
10 6 (6.38%) Migration
11 5 (5.32%) Root Cause Analysis
11 5 (5.32%) WFM
11 5 (5.32%) Dimensional Modelling
11 5 (5.32%) Data Migration
11 5 (5.32%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 33 (35.11%) SQL
2 4 (4.26%) C
3 2 (2.13%) Python
3 2 (2.13%) Scala
3 2 (2.13%) R
3 2 (2.13%) T-SQL
3 2 (2.13%) Java
4 1 (1.06%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.06%) PHP
4 1 (1.06%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.06%) VB
4 1 (1.06%) VBA
4 1 (1.06%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (5.32%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.26%) Degree
2 4 (4.26%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.06%) BC Cleared
3 1 (1.06%) HP ASE
3 1 (1.06%) HP MASE
3 1 (1.06%) CCNP
3 1 (1.06%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.06%) MBA
3 1 (1.06%) CCSE
3 1 (1.06%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.51%) QA
2 1 (1.06%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (12.77%) Google
2 8 (8.51%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.32%) Oracle
3 5 (5.32%) IBM
4 4 (4.26%) Talend
4 4 (4.26%) Jaspersoft
4 4 (4.26%) Cognos
4 4 (4.26%) Informatica
5 3 (3.19%) Business Objects
5 3 (3.19%) SAP
5 3 (3.19%) Tableau
6 2 (2.13%) Siebel
6 2 (2.13%) Cisco
6 2 (2.13%) Teradata
6 2 (2.13%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.06%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.06%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.06%) Symantec
7 1 (1.06%) VMware
7 1 (1.06%) Blue Coat
Stockport, Cheshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: £ Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Robert Walters
Rate: Dependent on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
North West
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £250 - 350 per day + negotiable on experience
Posted: 4 days ago