The table below looks at the statistics for Data 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 Data Analytics over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Analytics
England / North West
Rank 109 143 140
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -3
Contract jobs citing Data Analytics 22 17 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.86% 0.44% 0.063%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.05% 0.54% 0.082%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 14 2
Median daily rate £425 £850 £485
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +75.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £286 £473
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £935 £497
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £395
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +13.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £46.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-51.61% +24.00%

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
2102 3141 2435
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 82.08% 81.08% 77.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1358 1910 1462
Median daily rate £400 £400 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 111 100
Median hourly rate £37.25 £37.75 £28.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.32% +34.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.03 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £54.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +58.41%

Data Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Data Analytics Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Data 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 Data Analytics across the North West region.

Data Analytics Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Data Analytics
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Analytics across the North West region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

Data Analytics Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Data 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 Data Analytics within the North West region over the 3 months to 21 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 +32 15 £450 +16.12% 8
Cheshire +26 6 £413 -8.33% 2
Data Analytics
England

Data Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Data 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 Data Analytics.

1 32 (100.00%) Analytics
2 10 (31.25%) Finance
3 9 (28.13%) Firewall
3 9 (28.13%) Intel Security
3 9 (28.13%) Unix
3 9 (28.13%) LAN
3 9 (28.13%) VoIP
3 9 (28.13%) WAN
3 9 (28.13%) TCP/IP
3 9 (28.13%) Intel
3 9 (28.13%) Splunk
3 9 (28.13%) ArcSight
3 9 (28.13%) NetWitness
3 9 (28.13%) QRadar
3 9 (28.13%) Case Management
3 9 (28.13%) Security Monitoring
4 8 (25.00%) ELK Stack
4 8 (25.00%) Cyber Attack
4 8 (25.00%) Patch Management
4 8 (25.00%) Nexpose
4 8 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 8 (25.00%) VPN
4 8 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (25.00%) Windows
4 8 (25.00%) Linux
4 8 (25.00%) Apple
4 8 (25.00%) Nessus
4 8 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 8 (25.00%) Nmap
4 8 (25.00%) Qualys

Data 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 7 (21.88%) SAS
2 1 (3.13%) Joomla!
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.13%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.13%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (3.13%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (28.13%) Firewall
1 9 (28.13%) LAN
1 9 (28.13%) TCP/IP
1 9 (28.13%) VoIP
1 9 (28.13%) WAN
2 8 (25.00%) VPN
3 2 (6.25%) Internet
4 1 (3.13%) SCCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) Big Data
2 4 (12.50%) MongoDB
3 3 (9.38%) Data Mining
3 3 (9.38%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (6.25%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (3.13%) Apache Hive
5 1 (3.13%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (3.13%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.13%) MS Access
5 1 (3.13%) PowerCenter
5 1 (3.13%) SAP HANA
5 1 (3.13%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle APEX
General
1 10 (31.25%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Billing
3 2 (6.25%) Banking
3 2 (6.25%) Marketing
3 2 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) Analyst
2 7 (21.88%) Developer
3 5 (15.63%) Architect
4 4 (12.50%) Security Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Business Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (9.38%) Technical Specialist
6 2 (6.25%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Data Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Data Warehouse Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Data Warehouse Test Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) ETL Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.25%) SAS Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Business Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Test Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Test Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.00%) ELK Stack
2 4 (12.50%) AngularJS
2 4 (12.50%) Backbone.js
2 4 (12.50%) CSS
2 4 (12.50%) CSS3
2 4 (12.50%) HTML
2 4 (12.50%) HTML5
2 4 (12.50%) RESTful
3 3 (9.38%) Middleware
3 3 (9.38%) Underscore.js
4 1 (3.13%) Akka
4 1 (3.13%) Apache Cordova
4 1 (3.13%) Node.js
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (3.13%) REST
4 1 (3.13%) spray
4 1 (3.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Cyber Attack
2 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (15.63%) Visualisation
3 3 (9.38%) Data Centre
3 3 (9.38%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.13%) Credit Risk
4 1 (3.13%) Data Conversion
4 1 (3.13%) RIA
4 1 (3.13%) Social Media
4 1 (3.13%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 9 (28.13%) Unix
2 8 (25.00%) Linux
2 8 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (100.00%) Analytics
2 9 (28.13%) Case Management
2 9 (28.13%) Security Monitoring
3 8 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (25.00%) Patch Management
3 8 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 8 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 6 (18.75%) Data Migration
4 6 (18.75%) ETL
4 6 (18.75%) Migration
5 5 (15.63%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (12.50%) CRM
6 4 (12.50%) Front End Development
6 4 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (12.50%) Web Design
7 3 (9.38%) Data Analysis
7 3 (9.38%) Document Management
7 3 (9.38%) Information Security
7 3 (9.38%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
1 5 (15.63%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) Java
2 1 (3.13%) Perl
2 1 (3.13%) PHP
2 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
2 1 (3.13%) Python
2 1 (3.13%) R
2 1 (3.13%) Scala
2 1 (3.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (21.88%) CISSP
1 7 (21.88%) SANS
2 6 (18.75%) SSCP
3 5 (15.63%) SC Cleared
3 5 (15.63%) Security Cleared
4 3 (9.38%) ISEB
5 1 (3.13%) ISTQB
5 1 (3.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 9 (28.13%) QRadar
2 8 (25.00%) Nessus
2 8 (25.00%) Nexpose
2 8 (25.00%) Nmap
3 2 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (3.13%) Netcool
Vendors
1 9 (28.13%) ArcSight
1 9 (28.13%) Intel
1 9 (28.13%) Intel Security
1 9 (28.13%) NetWitness
1 9 (28.13%) Splunk
2 8 (25.00%) Apple
2 8 (25.00%) Qualys
3 3 (9.38%) Micro Focus
3 3 (9.38%) Tableau
4 2 (6.25%) Oracle
4 2 (6.25%) Teradata
5 1 (3.13%) Hyperion
5 1 (3.13%) IBM
5 1 (3.13%) Informatica
5 1 (3.13%) SAP
5 1 (3.13%) ServiceNow