The table below looks at the statistics for Analytics skills in IT contracts advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Analytics over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analytics
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Analytics 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.75 £28.74 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-48.68% -8.75%
Analytics
Lancashire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Preston region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Preston
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
43 69 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 62.32% 75.00% 52.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 36 18
Average daily rate £413 £385 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £200 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 9 6
Average hourly rate £37.75 £28.77 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.21% -4.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £20.35 £17.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £39.60 £40.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Analytics across the Preston region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Analytics Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

Analytics
Daily Rate Trend in Preston

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Analytics across the Preston region.

Analytics Daily Rate Trend in Preston

Analytics
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Preston region citing Analytics also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Analytics.

1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Preston region citing Analytics also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Analytics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analytics