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 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Analytics
Rank 143 139 138
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Contract jobs citing Data Analytics 21 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.54% 0.27% 0.094%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.66% 0.35% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 7 1
Median daily rate £425 £800 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-46.87% +113.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £505 £380
% change year-on-year
-15.84% +32.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £34.50 -
% change year-on-year
-27.53% -
Data 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
3185 2895 2370
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 81.60% 77.53% 74.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1995 1668 1250
Median daily rate £425 £393 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.28% +1.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 140 119
Median hourly rate £36.52 £35.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.95 £14.50 £13.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.97 £60.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -

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 30 May 2016.

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 30 May 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
Merseyside -2 6 £375 -
Lancashire - 5 £250 - 1
Cheshire -7 4 £550 -31.25% 4
Manchester -12 2 £588 +60.95% 5
Data Analytics
England

Data Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, 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 25 (100.00%) Analytics
2 8 (32.00%) Big Data
2 8 (32.00%) Data Mining
3 7 (28.00%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (28.00%) Hadoop
4 6 (24.00%) Open Source
4 6 (24.00%) Teradata
4 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (20.00%) Service Management
5 5 (20.00%) ITIL
5 5 (20.00%) Data Modelling
5 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (16.00%) HDFS
6 4 (16.00%) DataStax
6 4 (16.00%) MapReduce
6 4 (16.00%) Hortonworks
6 4 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
7 3 (12.00%) Project Management
7 3 (12.00%) Workflow
7 3 (12.00%) Finance
7 3 (12.00%) Migration
7 3 (12.00%) Banking
7 3 (12.00%) Retail
7 3 (12.00%) Business Analysis
7 3 (12.00%) Software Testing
7 3 (12.00%) ISTQB
7 3 (12.00%) Risk Analysis
7 3 (12.00%) Use Case
7 3 (12.00%) Security Testing

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 1 (4.00%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) SAP ERP
1 1 (4.00%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) Big Data
1 8 (32.00%) Data Mining
2 7 (28.00%) Hadoop
3 4 (16.00%) DataStax
4 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (4.00%) Apache Hive
6 1 (4.00%) HBase
6 1 (4.00%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.00%) JIRA
1 1 (4.00%) Selenium
1 1 (4.00%) TestDirector
1 1 (4.00%) Travis CI
General
1 3 (12.00%) Banking
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
1 3 (12.00%) Retail
2 2 (8.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (20.00%) Analyst
2 4 (16.00%) Architect
2 4 (16.00%) Big Data Manager
2 4 (16.00%) Data Architect
2 4 (16.00%) Data Manager
3 3 (12.00%) Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Banking Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Business Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Test Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Author
5 1 (4.00%) Business Data Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Data Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Java Architect
5 1 (4.00%) SAP Manager
5 1 (4.00%) SAP Security Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Security Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Author
5 1 (4.00%) Test Automation Manager
5 1 (4.00%) UAT Manager
5 1 (4.00%) UAT Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) .NET
1 1 (4.00%) J2EE
1 1 (4.00%) Kafka
1 1 (4.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (4.00%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (4.00%) iPad
3 1 (4.00%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Ontologies
3 1 (4.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Linux
1 1 (4.00%) Unix
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
1 1 (4.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) Analytics
2 7 (28.00%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (24.00%) Open Source
4 5 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 5 (20.00%) ITIL
4 5 (20.00%) Service Management
5 4 (16.00%) MapReduce
6 3 (12.00%) Business Analysis
6 3 (12.00%) Data Architecture
6 3 (12.00%) Data Migration
6 3 (12.00%) Migration
6 3 (12.00%) Project Management
6 3 (12.00%) Risk Analysis
6 3 (12.00%) Security Testing
6 3 (12.00%) Software Testing
6 3 (12.00%) Use Case
6 3 (12.00%) Workflow
6 3 (12.00%) Workflow Analysis
7 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) Java
1 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (12.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (8.00%) ISEB
3 1 (4.00%) Degree
3 1 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) HDFS
2 1 (4.00%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (4.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Teradata
2 4 (16.00%) Hortonworks
3 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle
4 1 (4.00%) SAP