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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analytics
Rank 86 100 117
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +17
Contract jobs citing Analytics 74 52 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 2.02% 1.37% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.49% 1.76% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 29 10
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 £298 £325 £392
10% offered a daily rate of more than £633 £800 £591
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £409 £381
% change year-on-year
+3.36% +7.21%
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 £24.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-14.58% +26.31%
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
2970 2957 2248
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 81.13% 78.08% 74.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1849 1761 1226
Median daily rate £408 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.87% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 125 94
Median hourly rate £24.00 £37.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.13% +34.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £14.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £57.75 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 +18 25 £450 -29.41% 9
Manchester -6 21 £425 +11.11% 39
Merseyside -8 9 £400 - 2
Lancashire -1 8 £303 -27.97% 2
Analytics
England

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 64 (40.51%) Business Intelligence
2 44 (27.85%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (24.68%) SQL
4 36 (22.78%) Finance
5 31 (19.62%) Java
5 31 (19.62%) Big Data
6 30 (18.99%) Oracle
6 30 (18.99%) ETL
7 26 (16.46%) E-Commerce
7 26 (16.46%) Continuous Integration
7 26 (16.46%) Data Analytics
8 24 (15.19%) SQL Server
9 23 (14.56%) Data Modelling
10 21 (13.29%) Pharmaceutical
10 21 (13.29%) Talend
10 21 (13.29%) Talend Open Studio
11 20 (12.66%) Visual Analytics
11 20 (12.66%) Analytical Skills
11 20 (12.66%) CRM
11 20 (12.66%) OLAP
11 20 (12.66%) Linux
11 20 (12.66%) TDD
12 19 (12.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 19 (12.03%) Dimensional Modelling
12 19 (12.03%) Scrum
12 19 (12.03%) Kimball Methodology
13 17 (10.76%) Jenkins
13 17 (10.76%) HTML5
13 17 (10.76%) Stakeholder Management
13 17 (10.76%) CSS

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 16 (10.13%) SAS
2 8 (5.06%) Tomcat
3 4 (2.53%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.27%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.27%) WordPress
5 1 (0.63%) Apache
5 1 (0.63%) CICS
5 1 (0.63%) IIS
5 1 (0.63%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (3.80%) MS Excel
1 6 (3.80%) MS Office
1 6 (3.80%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (1.27%) Simulink
3 1 (0.63%) MS Project
3 1 (0.63%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.63%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (0.63%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (3.16%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (1.27%) Unica
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.63%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.63%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.63%) SAP GRC
3 1 (0.63%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 16 (10.13%) Google Analytics
2 10 (6.33%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (3.80%) Azure Active Directory
3 6 (3.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (3.80%) Office 365
4 3 (1.90%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (1.27%) Veeva
6 1 (0.63%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.80%) Network Security
2 1 (0.63%) LAN
2 1 (0.63%) PuTTY
2 1 (0.63%) SAN
2 1 (0.63%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.63%) WAN
2 1 (0.63%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (19.62%) Big Data
2 24 (15.19%) SQL Server
3 20 (12.66%) OLAP
4 19 (12.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 16 (10.13%) OLAP Cube
6 15 (9.49%) Oracle BI EE
7 14 (8.86%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (5.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (4.43%) BusinessObjects
9 7 (4.43%) Data Mining
9 7 (4.43%) Hadoop
9 7 (4.43%) Relational Database
10 6 (3.80%) Amazon Redshift
10 6 (3.80%) Data Mart
10 6 (3.80%) Essbase
11 5 (3.16%) MySQL
11 5 (3.16%) Oracle Reports
11 5 (3.16%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 4 (2.53%) Crystal Reports
12 4 (2.53%) DataStax
Development Applications
1 21 (13.29%) Talend Open Studio
2 17 (10.76%) Jenkins
3 7 (4.43%) JIRA
4 4 (2.53%) ERwin
5 3 (1.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.63%) Ant
6 1 (0.63%) Axure RP
6 1 (0.63%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.63%) JMeter
6 1 (0.63%) Selenium
6 1 (0.63%) Subversion
6 1 (0.63%) TortoiseSVN
6 1 (0.63%) Travis CI
6 1 (0.63%) WATIR
6 1 (0.63%) WebDriver
General
1 36 (22.78%) Finance
2 21 (13.29%) Pharmaceutical
3 15 (9.49%) Marketing
4 10 (6.33%) Banking
5 9 (5.70%) Retail
6 3 (1.90%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.27%) Brand Awareness
8 1 (0.63%) Advertising
8 1 (0.63%) International Banking
8 1 (0.63%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.63%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 46 (29.11%) Analyst
2 40 (25.32%) Developer
3 23 (14.56%) Business Analyst
4 15 (9.49%) Consultant
5 12 (7.59%) Project Manager
6 8 (5.06%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 7 (4.43%) Architect
7 7 (4.43%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 7 (4.43%) Business Intelligence Manager
7 7 (4.43%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
7 7 (4.43%) Data Analyst
7 7 (4.43%) JavaScript Developer
7 7 (4.43%) Technical Leader
8 6 (3.80%) Data Architect
8 6 (3.80%) Digital Analyst
8 6 (3.80%) Digital Business Analyst
8 6 (3.80%) Web Developer
9 5 (3.16%) Java Developer
9 5 (3.16%) Lead Developer
9 5 (3.16%) Oracle Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (10.76%) CSS
1 17 (10.76%) HTML
1 17 (10.76%) HTML5
2 11 (6.96%) AngularJS
3 10 (6.33%) .NET
3 10 (6.33%) Middleware
3 10 (6.33%) Spring
4 8 (5.06%) ASP.NET
4 8 (5.06%) CSS3
4 8 (5.06%) REST
4 8 (5.06%) Web Services
5 6 (3.80%) Angular 2
5 6 (3.80%) MDX
6 2 (1.27%) Spring Boot
6 2 (1.27%) XML
7 1 (0.63%) Autofac
7 1 (0.63%) Kafka
7 1 (0.63%) MyBatis
7 1 (0.63%) SciPy
7 1 (0.63%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 20 (12.66%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (7.59%) User Experience
3 11 (6.96%) Credit Risk
3 11 (6.96%) Visualisation
4 8 (5.06%) Digital Media
5 6 (3.80%) Management Information System
6 5 (3.16%) Informatics
7 4 (2.53%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.53%) Life Science
8 2 (1.27%) Blog
8 2 (1.27%) Copywriting
8 2 (1.27%) Data Integration
8 2 (1.27%) Social Media
8 2 (1.27%) Social Network
9 1 (0.63%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.63%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.63%) FMCG
9 1 (0.63%) iPad
9 1 (0.63%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.63%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 20 (12.66%) Linux
2 5 (3.16%) Windows
3 3 (1.90%) Unix
4 2 (1.27%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.63%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.63%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (40.51%) Business Intelligence
2 44 (27.85%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (18.99%) ETL
4 26 (16.46%) Continuous Integration
4 26 (16.46%) Data Analytics
4 26 (16.46%) E-Commerce
5 23 (14.56%) Data Modelling
6 20 (12.66%) CRM
6 20 (12.66%) TDD
6 20 (12.66%) Visual Analytics
7 19 (12.03%) Dimensional Modelling
7 19 (12.03%) Kimball Methodology
7 19 (12.03%) Scrum
8 17 (10.76%) Data Analysis
8 17 (10.76%) Stakeholder Management
9 15 (9.49%) Project Management
9 15 (9.49%) Web Development
10 13 (8.23%) Business Analysis
10 13 (8.23%) Open Source
11 12 (7.59%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 39 (24.68%) SQL
2 31 (19.62%) Java
3 17 (10.76%) JavaScript
4 7 (4.43%) PHP
5 6 (3.80%) TypeScript
6 3 (1.90%) PL/SQL
6 3 (1.90%) VB
7 2 (1.27%) MATLAB
8 1 (0.63%) C
8 1 (0.63%) C#
8 1 (0.63%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.63%) Python
8 1 (0.63%) R
8 1 (0.63%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (9.49%) Degree
2 3 (1.90%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.27%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.63%) ACCA
4 1 (0.63%) CIMA
4 1 (0.63%) ISEB
4 1 (0.63%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.63%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.90%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.27%) QA
3 1 (0.63%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (2.53%) Active Directory
1 4 (2.53%) HDFS
2 1 (0.63%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.63%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.90%) SCCM
2 2 (1.27%) Puppet
2 2 (1.27%) SCOM
3 1 (0.63%) Ansible
3 1 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.63%) vRealize
Vendors
1 30 (18.99%) Oracle
2 21 (13.29%) Talend
3 16 (10.13%) Google
3 16 (10.13%) Microsoft
3 16 (10.13%) Vertica
4 11 (6.96%) Hyperion
5 9 (5.70%) SAP
5 9 (5.70%) ServiceNow
6 8 (5.06%) Teradata
7 7 (4.43%) Dynatrace
8 4 (2.53%) Hortonworks
9 3 (1.90%) MicroStrategy
9 3 (1.90%) Tableau
10 2 (1.27%) Adobe
10 2 (1.27%) Atlassian
10 2 (1.27%) CODA
10 2 (1.27%) Cognos
10 2 (1.27%) Facebook
10 2 (1.27%) Maconomy
10 2 (1.27%) Twitter
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