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 27 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Analytics
Rank 148 148 138
Rank change year-on-year
0 -10
Contract jobs citing Data Analytics 6 22 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.17% 0.50% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.61% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 18 2
Median daily rate £538 £300 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+79.16% -23.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £250 £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £599 £600 £459
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-17.64% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.75 £29.62 -
% change year-on-year
+54.48% -
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
2941 3626 2400
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 83.01% 82.00% 75.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1877 2271 1379
Median daily rate £400 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 140 112
Median hourly rate £24.00 £37.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.13% +23.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £14.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.92 £56.97 £78.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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 27 September 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 27 September 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
Manchester -4 2 £300 +20.00% 12
Cheshire +7 1 £625 -5.73% 1
Data Analytics
England

Data Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 23 (100.00%) Analytics
2 9 (39.13%) Big Data
2 9 (39.13%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (30.43%) Migration
4 6 (26.09%) Data Migration
4 6 (26.09%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (21.74%) Open Source
5 5 (21.74%) Hadoop
5 5 (21.74%) Finance
5 5 (21.74%) Teradata
5 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (17.39%) Banking
6 4 (17.39%) Service Management
6 4 (17.39%) Data Mining
6 4 (17.39%) Middleware
6 4 (17.39%) Project Management
6 4 (17.39%) ITIL
6 4 (17.39%) Data Architecture
7 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (13.04%) Hortonworks
7 3 (13.04%) MapReduce
7 3 (13.04%) HDFS
7 3 (13.04%) Re-Platforming
7 3 (13.04%) DataStax
7 3 (13.04%) Data Centre
7 3 (13.04%) Coaching
7 3 (13.04%) CRM
7 3 (13.04%) Mainframe
7 3 (13.04%) Micro Focus
7 3 (13.04%) SAS

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 3 (13.04%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) SAP ERP
1 1 (4.35%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 6 (26.09%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (39.13%) Big Data
2 5 (21.74%) Hadoop
3 4 (17.39%) Data Mining
4 3 (13.04%) DataStax
5 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
6 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
6 1 (4.35%) SAP HANA
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Banking
3 3 (13.04%) Billing
4 2 (8.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Architect
2 3 (13.04%) Big Data Manager
2 3 (13.04%) Data Architect
2 3 (13.04%) Data Manager
2 3 (13.04%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (8.70%) Consultant
3 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 2 (8.70%) Project Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Applications Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Author
4 1 (4.35%) Data Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Data Modeller
4 1 (4.35%) Programme Manager
4 1 (4.35%) SAP Manager
4 1 (4.35%) SAP Security Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Security Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Technical Author
4 1 (4.35%) Technical Writer
4 1 (4.35%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) Middleware
2 1 (4.35%) .NET
2 1 (4.35%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Data Centre
1 3 (13.04%) Mainframe
2 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (4.35%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.35%) iPad
3 1 (4.35%) Ontologies
3 1 (4.35%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Unix
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
1 1 (4.35%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) Analytics
2 9 (39.13%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (30.43%) Migration
4 6 (26.09%) Data Migration
5 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (21.74%) Open Source
6 4 (17.39%) Data Architecture
6 4 (17.39%) ITIL
6 4 (17.39%) Project Management
6 4 (17.39%) Service Management
7 3 (13.04%) Coaching
7 3 (13.04%) CRM
7 3 (13.04%) Document Management
7 3 (13.04%) MapReduce
7 3 (13.04%) Re-Platforming
7 3 (13.04%) Workflow
8 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
8 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering
8 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
1 1 (4.35%) ISEB
1 1 (4.35%) ISTQB
1 1 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Teradata
2 3 (13.04%) Hortonworks
2 3 (13.04%) Micro Focus
3 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.35%) SAP