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 24 January 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Analytics
England / North West
Rank 67 87 98
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +11
Contract jobs citing Analytics 70 71 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 2.69% 1.87% 1.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.27% 2.31% 1.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 26 26
Median daily rate £425 £475 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +16.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £290 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £900 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £420
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +0.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £53.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.98 £16.09 £21.99
% change year-on-year
+67.65% -26.81%

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
2141 3079 2376
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 82.13% 80.96% 76.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1381 1876 1423
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £565 £537
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 110 96
Median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £28.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +35.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.71 £54.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 24 January 2017.

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 24 January 2017. 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 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
Manchester +6 37 £425 +6.25% 43
Cheshire +32 15 £480 +6.55% 11
Merseyside +6 8 £500 - 3
Lancashire -6 1 £375 -58.33% 2
Analytics
England

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 North West region with a requirement for Analytics.

1 49 (32.03%) Business Intelligence
2 33 (21.57%) Data Analytics
3 31 (20.26%) Finance
3 31 (20.26%) ETL
4 30 (19.61%) Big Data
5 28 (18.30%) SQL
5 28 (18.30%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
7 26 (16.99%) Data Warehouse
8 23 (15.03%) Analytical Skills
9 19 (12.42%) SAS
9 19 (12.42%) Linux
10 18 (11.76%) Data Modelling
10 18 (11.76%) BusinessObjects
10 18 (11.76%) Google
10 18 (11.76%) Marketing
10 18 (11.76%) Google Analytics
11 17 (11.11%) Splunk
12 16 (10.46%) Security Cleared
12 16 (10.46%) Amazon Redshift
12 16 (10.46%) Retail
12 16 (10.46%) Windows
12 16 (10.46%) SAP
12 16 (10.46%) Oracle
12 16 (10.46%) SQL Server
12 16 (10.46%) Migration
13 15 (9.80%) Project Management
13 15 (9.80%) Web Analytics
13 15 (9.80%) ELK Stack
14 14 (9.15%) User Experience

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 19 (12.42%) SAS
2 7 (4.58%) CMS
2 7 (4.58%) Drupal
2 7 (4.58%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (3.27%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.61%) Apache Spark
5 3 (1.96%) Apache Pig
6 2 (1.31%) Confluence
7 1 (0.65%) Apache
7 1 (0.65%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.65%) Kentico
7 1 (0.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.65%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.65%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (3.27%) MS Excel
1 5 (3.27%) MS Office
2 4 (2.61%) InfoPath
3 2 (1.31%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.65%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.65%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.65%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (0.65%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (0.65%) Oracle Retail
1 1 (0.65%) SAP BPC
1 1 (0.65%) SAP MDM
1 1 (0.65%) Unica
1 1 (0.65%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 27 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (11.76%) Google Analytics
3 8 (5.23%) Amazon Kinesis
3 8 (5.23%) GitHub
4 5 (3.27%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (2.61%) Amazon EMR
5 4 (2.61%) Amazon S3
5 4 (2.61%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (1.96%) AWS Lambda
6 3 (1.96%) Office 365
7 2 (1.31%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (1.31%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.65%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 1 (0.65%) AdWords
8 1 (0.65%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.65%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.65%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.65%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.65%) Slack
8 1 (0.65%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.54%) VoIP
2 9 (5.88%) Firewall
2 9 (5.88%) LAN
2 9 (5.88%) TCP/IP
2 9 (5.88%) VPN
2 9 (5.88%) WAN
3 6 (3.92%) Internet
4 4 (2.61%) Extranet
4 4 (2.61%) Intranet
5 3 (1.96%) NGN
5 3 (1.96%) Unified Communications
6 2 (1.31%) iSCSI
7 1 (0.65%) HTTP
7 1 (0.65%) Network Security
7 1 (0.65%) SCCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (19.61%) Big Data
2 26 (16.99%) Data Warehouse
3 18 (11.76%) BusinessObjects
4 16 (10.46%) Amazon Redshift
4 16 (10.46%) SQL Server
5 14 (9.15%) Hadoop
6 10 (6.54%) SAP BW
7 9 (5.88%) MongoDB
7 9 (5.88%) OLAP
7 9 (5.88%) Relational Database
7 9 (5.88%) SAP HANA
8 8 (5.23%) Amazon QuickSight
8 8 (5.23%) Apache Cassandra
8 8 (5.23%) SAP Data Services
8 8 (5.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (5.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (4.58%) Oracle OLAP
9 7 (4.58%) QlikView
9 7 (4.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (3.92%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 14 (9.15%) Jenkins
2 12 (7.84%) Talend Open Studio
3 8 (5.23%) Git (software)
4 7 (4.58%) Bitbucket
4 7 (4.58%) Cucumber
4 7 (4.58%) JMeter
5 5 (3.27%) JIRA
6 4 (2.61%) ERwin
6 4 (2.61%) Visual Studio
6 4 (2.61%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
7 1 (0.65%) Oracle APEX
General
1 31 (20.26%) Finance
2 18 (11.76%) Marketing
3 16 (10.46%) Retail
4 10 (6.54%) Manufacturing
5 8 (5.23%) Aerospace
6 5 (3.27%) Banking
7 4 (2.61%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (1.96%) Billing
9 2 (1.31%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.65%) Advertising
10 1 (0.65%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 37 (24.18%) Developer
2 32 (20.92%) Analyst
3 15 (9.80%) Architect
4 14 (9.15%) Business Analyst
5 12 (7.84%) Consultant
6 10 (6.54%) Data Engineer
7 8 (5.23%) Data Architect
8 7 (4.58%) Big Data Engineer
8 7 (4.58%) SAP Consultant
8 7 (4.58%) SAP HANA Consultant
9 6 (3.92%) Analytics Consultant
9 6 (3.92%) Solutions Architect
10 5 (3.27%) Business Intelligence Manager
10 5 (3.27%) Business Manager
10 5 (3.27%) Data Business Analyst
10 5 (3.27%) JavaScript Developer
10 5 (3.27%) OBIEE Developer
10 5 (3.27%) Project Manager
11 4 (2.61%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
11 4 (2.61%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (9.80%) ELK Stack
2 13 (8.50%) HTML
3 11 (7.19%) CSS
4 9 (5.88%) XML
5 8 (5.23%) .NET
6 6 (3.92%) HTML5
6 6 (3.92%) RESTful
7 5 (3.27%) AngularJS
7 5 (3.27%) ASP.NET
7 5 (3.27%) Backbone.js
7 5 (3.27%) CSS3
7 5 (3.27%) MDX
7 5 (3.27%) Web Services
8 4 (2.61%) jQuery
8 4 (2.61%) Middleware
8 4 (2.61%) WF
9 3 (1.96%) Underscore.js
10 2 (1.31%) Apache Cordova
10 2 (1.31%) Node.js
10 2 (1.31%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 23 (15.03%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (9.15%) User Experience
3 10 (6.54%) Credit Risk
4 8 (5.23%) Cyber Attack
4 8 (5.23%) Data Centre
4 8 (5.23%) Visualisation
5 6 (3.92%) Data Integration
5 6 (3.92%) Social Media
6 5 (3.27%) Algorithms
6 5 (3.27%) FMCG
6 5 (3.27%) Mathematics
7 4 (2.61%) Data Extraction
7 4 (2.61%) Statistics
7 4 (2.61%) Taxonomies
8 3 (1.96%) Mainframe
8 3 (1.96%) NHS
9 2 (1.31%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.31%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.65%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.65%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 19 (12.42%) Linux
2 16 (10.46%) Windows
3 14 (9.15%) Unix
4 5 (3.27%) CentOS
5 4 (2.61%) Debian
5 4 (2.61%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.65%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (32.03%) Business Intelligence
2 33 (21.57%) Data Analytics
3 31 (20.26%) ETL
4 28 (18.30%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (11.76%) Data Modelling
6 16 (10.46%) Migration
7 15 (9.80%) Project Management
7 15 (9.80%) Web Analytics
8 11 (7.19%) E-Commerce
9 10 (6.54%) BDD
9 10 (6.54%) Case Management
9 10 (6.54%) ERP
9 10 (6.54%) Scrum
9 10 (6.54%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (6.54%) Workflow
10 9 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (5.88%) Data Migration
10 9 (5.88%) Mentoring
10 9 (5.88%) Security Monitoring
11 8 (5.23%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 28 (18.30%) SQL
2 13 (8.50%) Python
3 12 (7.84%) JavaScript
4 9 (5.88%) Scala
5 8 (5.23%) Perl
6 6 (3.92%) C#
6 6 (3.92%) PHP
7 5 (3.27%) R
8 4 (2.61%) C
8 4 (2.61%) Java
9 2 (1.31%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.31%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.31%) VBA
10 1 (0.65%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (10.46%) Security Cleared
2 13 (8.50%) SC Cleared
3 7 (4.58%) CISSP
3 7 (4.58%) Degree
3 7 (4.58%) SANS
4 6 (3.92%) SSCP
5 5 (3.27%) BC Cleared
6 4 (2.61%) BPSS Clearance
6 4 (2.61%) DV Cleared
7 3 (1.96%) ISEB
7 3 (1.96%) PhD
8 1 (0.65%) ACCA
8 1 (0.65%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.65%) CIMA
8 1 (0.65%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.61%) QA
2 2 (1.31%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (5.23%) Docker
2 2 (1.31%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.65%) BitLocker
3 1 (0.65%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 13 (8.50%) Puppet
2 9 (5.88%) QRadar
3 8 (5.23%) Nessus
3 8 (5.23%) Nexpose
3 8 (5.23%) Nmap
3 8 (5.23%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (4.58%) Ansible
4 7 (4.58%) Kibana
4 7 (4.58%) logstash
5 2 (1.31%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.65%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.65%) Netcool
6 1 (0.65%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (11.76%) Google
2 17 (11.11%) Splunk
3 16 (10.46%) Oracle
3 16 (10.46%) SAP
4 12 (7.84%) Tableau
4 12 (7.84%) Talend
5 10 (6.54%) Microsoft
6 9 (5.88%) ArcSight
6 9 (5.88%) Intel
6 9 (5.88%) Intel Security
6 9 (5.88%) NetWitness
7 8 (5.23%) Apple
7 8 (5.23%) MapR
7 8 (5.23%) Qualys
8 7 (4.58%) Informatica
8 7 (4.58%) Teradata
9 6 (3.92%) Hyperion
10 4 (2.61%) Ab Initio
10 4 (2.61%) Nintex
11 3 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
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