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 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analytics
Rank 110 103 106
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Contract jobs citing Analytics 43 33 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.11% 1.07% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.47% 1.48% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 17 1
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£384 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.33% +25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £385 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +14.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £13.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £40.00 £28.13
% change year-on-year
-52.50% +42.22%
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
2930 2231 1697
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 75.59% 72.48% 72.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1613 1177 819
Average daily rate £400 £375 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £247 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £535 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 139 118 81
Average hourly rate £35.00 £26.88 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.23% +7.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.53 £12.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £44.85 £61.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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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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 -21 21 £365 +4.28% 44
Cheshire -2 10 £475 - 16
Merseyside -13 3 £300 -7.69% 6
Lancashire - 2 £545 - 4
Cumbria - 1 - - 1
Analytics
England

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 38 (43.68%) SQL
2 27 (31.03%) Business Intelligence
3 23 (26.44%) ETL
4 22 (25.29%) Finance
5 21 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (24.14%) Data Warehouse
6 20 (22.99%) Data Analysis
7 17 (19.54%) SAS
8 13 (14.94%) Google
8 13 (14.94%) Google Analytics
8 13 (14.94%) Big Data
9 12 (13.79%) Waterfall
9 12 (13.79%) QlikView
9 12 (13.79%) Data Modelling
10 10 (11.49%) HTML
10 10 (11.49%) AngularJS
11 9 (10.34%) QA
11 9 (10.34%) Validation
11 9 (10.34%) SQL Server
11 9 (10.34%) Microsoft
12 8 (9.20%) Oracle
12 8 (9.20%) Windows
12 8 (9.20%) Data Validation
12 8 (9.20%) Data Integration
12 8 (9.20%) HTML5
12 8 (9.20%) Analytical Skills
13 7 (8.05%) Visualisation
13 7 (8.05%) Business Analysis
13 7 (8.05%) Management Information System
13 7 (8.05%) J2EE

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 17 (19.54%) SAS
2 1 (1.15%) CMS
2 1 (1.15%) Confluence
2 1 (1.15%) Apache Pig
2 1 (1.15%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.15%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (3.45%) MS Excel
1 3 (3.45%) MS Visio
1 3 (3.45%) SPSS
2 2 (2.30%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.30%) PowerPivot
3 1 (1.15%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.30%) Agresso
1 2 (2.30%) TRIRIGA
2 1 (1.15%) WebTrends
2 1 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.15%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 13 (14.94%) Google Analytics
2 5 (5.75%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.30%) OpenShift
3 2 (2.30%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.15%) iPaaS
4 1 (1.15%) Responsys
4 1 (1.15%) PaaS
4 1 (1.15%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.15%) Internet
1 1 (1.15%) NGN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (24.14%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (14.94%) Big Data
3 12 (13.79%) QlikView
4 9 (10.34%) SQL Server
5 6 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (5.75%) Hadoop
6 5 (5.75%) Oracle Database
6 5 (5.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (3.45%) DTS
7 3 (3.45%) Relational Database
7 3 (3.45%) Spotfire
7 3 (3.45%) NoSQL
8 2 (2.30%) MongoDB
8 2 (2.30%) BigQuery
8 2 (2.30%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 2 (2.30%) Data Mining
8 2 (2.30%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (2.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (2.30%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (2.30%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (5.75%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (2.30%) Maven
3 1 (1.15%) ERwin
3 1 (1.15%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.15%) Jasmine
3 1 (1.15%) Jenkins
General
1 22 (25.29%) Finance
2 6 (6.90%) Banking
2 6 (6.90%) Retail
3 5 (5.75%) Marketing
4 4 (4.60%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.15%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.15%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.15%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.15%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.15%) Legal
5 1 (1.15%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 25 (28.74%) Analyst
2 24 (27.59%) Developer
3 14 (16.09%) Architect
4 10 (11.49%) Consultant
4 10 (11.49%) Data Analyst
5 8 (9.20%) Business Analyst
6 7 (8.05%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 7 (8.05%) Solutions Architect
7 6 (6.90%) Project Manager
7 6 (6.90%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 6 (6.90%) QlikView Developer
8 5 (5.75%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 4 (4.60%) Web Analyst
9 4 (4.60%) Business Intelligence Architect
9 4 (4.60%) Business Consultant
9 4 (4.60%) Senior Manager
9 4 (4.60%) Report Analyst
9 4 (4.60%) Data Architect
10 3 (3.45%) Senior Project Manager
10 3 (3.45%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.49%) HTML
1 10 (11.49%) AngularJS
2 8 (9.20%) HTML5
3 7 (8.05%) J2EE
4 3 (3.45%) ASP.NET
4 3 (3.45%) .NET
5 2 (2.30%) Akka
5 2 (2.30%) Play Framework
5 2 (2.30%) CSS
5 2 (2.30%) Struts
5 2 (2.30%) Spring
5 2 (2.30%) JSON
5 2 (2.30%) RESTful
6 1 (1.15%) Symfony
6 1 (1.15%) jQuery
6 1 (1.15%) Google Maps API
6 1 (1.15%) Web Services
6 1 (1.15%) XML
6 1 (1.15%) XHTML
6 1 (1.15%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.20%) Data Integration
1 8 (9.20%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.05%) Visualisation
2 7 (8.05%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.60%) Open Source
4 2 (2.30%) Economics
4 2 (2.30%) Statistics
5 1 (1.15%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.15%) Streaming Video
5 1 (1.15%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.15%) User Experience
5 1 (1.15%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.20%) Windows
2 2 (2.30%) Android
2 2 (2.30%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.30%) UNIX
3 1 (1.15%) Linux
3 1 (1.15%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (31.03%) Business Intelligence
2 23 (26.44%) ETL
3 21 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (22.99%) Data Analysis
5 12 (13.79%) Data Modelling
5 12 (13.79%) Waterfall
6 9 (10.34%) Validation
7 8 (9.20%) Data Validation
8 7 (8.05%) Business Analysis
9 6 (6.90%) CRM
9 6 (6.90%) Data Analytics
10 5 (5.75%) Mentoring
10 5 (5.75%) Migration
10 5 (5.75%) Project Management
10 5 (5.75%) Data Management
10 5 (5.75%) Data Migration
10 5 (5.75%) Dimensional Modelling
11 4 (4.60%) Time Management
11 4 (4.60%) Data Architecture
11 4 (4.60%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 38 (43.68%) SQL
2 4 (4.60%) Java
2 4 (4.60%) C
2 4 (4.60%) Python
3 3 (3.45%) Scala
4 2 (2.30%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.30%) PHP
4 2 (2.30%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.15%) VB
5 1 (1.15%) VBA
5 1 (1.15%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.15%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.15%) R
5 1 (1.15%) Embedded C
5 1 (1.15%) Embedded C++
5 1 (1.15%) C#
5 1 (1.15%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (5.75%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.60%) Degree
2 4 (4.60%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.15%) BC Cleared
3 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.15%) PMP
3 1 (1.15%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.15%) MBA
3 1 (1.15%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.34%) QA
2 1 (1.15%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.15%) HDFS
Vendors
1 13 (14.94%) Google
2 9 (10.34%) Microsoft
3 8 (9.20%) Oracle
4 6 (6.90%) SAP
5 5 (5.75%) Talend
6 4 (4.60%) Tableau
6 4 (4.60%) IBM
6 4 (4.60%) Cognos
6 4 (4.60%) Informatica
7 3 (3.45%) Business Objects
7 3 (3.45%) Jaspersoft
8 2 (2.30%) Birst
8 2 (2.30%) Siebel
8 2 (2.30%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.30%) Teradata
9 1 (1.15%) DoubleClick
9 1 (1.15%) Coremetrics
9 1 (1.15%) Atlassian
9 1 (1.15%) Apple
9 1 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
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