The table below looks at the statistics for Analytics skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Analytics over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analytics
Rank 136 117 123
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +6
Contract jobs citing Analytics 133 125 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.36% 1.41% 1.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.80% 1.94% 1.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 67 50
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£425 £419 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.49% +11.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £548 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £361
% change year-on-year
- +10.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 7
Average hourly rate £16.50 - £25.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 - £15.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 - £26.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £40.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-55.00% +52.38%
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 South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
7382 6452 5457
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 75.32% 72.86% 71.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 4060 3447 2670
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £253 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £503 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 244 264 306
Average hourly rate £32.50 £25.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.45% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £49.82
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Analytics Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Analytics
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Analytics Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Analytics
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analytics across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Analytics Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Analytics
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Analytics across the South East region.

Analytics Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Analytics
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analytics within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +10 29 £355 -22.40% 19
Hampshire -1 28 £425 +4.61% 6
Berkshire -44 27 £425 +6.25% 18
Buckinghamshire +16 24 £413 - 4
Oxfordshire -7 8 £406 - 13
Kent - 8 £375 - 11
West Sussex -15 3 £450 +6.50% 3
Middlesex +1 2 £400 -14.89%
East Sussex - 2 - - 11
Sussex - 1 - -
M4 Corridor - - - -
Home Counties - - - -
Analytics
England

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 72 (22.86%) Marketing
2 71 (22.54%) Business Intelligence
3 63 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 62 (19.68%) SQL
5 57 (18.10%) Linux
5 57 (18.10%) Finance
6 51 (16.19%) Web Analytics
7 47 (14.92%) HTML
8 45 (14.29%) JavaScript
9 44 (13.97%) Google
10 42 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
11 41 (13.02%) Python
12 40 (12.70%) Google Analytics
13 39 (12.38%) Project Management
14 37 (11.75%) Security Cleared
15 34 (10.79%) Microsoft
15 34 (10.79%) Analytical Skills
16 32 (10.16%) SC Cleared
17 31 (9.84%) ETL
18 30 (9.52%) E-Commerce
19 29 (9.21%) Java
20 27 (8.57%) SQL Server
20 27 (8.57%) Scrum
20 27 (8.57%) Retail
21 26 (8.25%) CSS
21 26 (8.25%) ITIL
22 25 (7.94%) MS Excel
22 25 (7.94%) Telecoms
22 25 (7.94%) Hadoop
22 25 (7.94%) Social Media

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 19 (6.03%) CMS
2 18 (5.71%) WebSphere
3 15 (4.76%) SAS
4 11 (3.49%) WebSphere Application Server
5 10 (3.17%) SharePoint
6 7 (2.22%) Apache
7 6 (1.90%) OpenStack
7 6 (1.90%) Adobe CQ
8 5 (1.59%) Node.js
9 4 (1.27%) FileNet
10 3 (0.95%) Lync
10 3 (0.95%) Drupal
10 3 (0.95%) IIS
10 3 (0.95%) Apache Pig
11 2 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.32%) ArcGIS
12 1 (0.32%) TeamSite
12 1 (0.32%) Umbraco
12 1 (0.32%) Sitecore CMS
12 1 (0.32%) Confluence
Applications
1 25 (7.94%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.81%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (2.22%) MS Office
4 6 (1.90%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.90%) Photoshop
5 5 (1.59%) SPSS
6 4 (1.27%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.63%) MS Project
8 1 (0.32%) Adobe Premiere
8 1 (0.32%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.32%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 40 (12.70%) Google Analytics
2 12 (3.81%) WebTrends
3 9 (2.86%) Optimost
4 2 (0.63%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (0.63%) SAP MDM
4 2 (0.63%) SAP SCM
4 2 (0.63%) SAP SRM
4 2 (0.63%) AWD
4 2 (0.63%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.32%) BPCS
5 1 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.32%) Radian6
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (1.27%) SaaS
2 1 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.49%) Radio Access Network
2 8 (2.54%) HTTP
2 8 (2.54%) Internet
2 8 (2.54%) Firewall
3 6 (1.90%) BGP
3 6 (1.90%) SAN
3 6 (1.90%) Multicast
3 6 (1.90%) NAS
4 5 (1.59%) Intranet
4 5 (1.59%) ATM
5 3 (0.95%) GPRS
5 3 (0.95%) 3G
5 3 (0.95%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (0.63%) SSL
6 2 (0.63%) LAN
6 2 (0.63%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.63%) ZigBee
7 1 (0.32%) VPN
7 1 (0.32%) DNS
7 1 (0.32%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
2 27 (8.57%) SQL Server
3 25 (7.94%) Hadoop
4 19 (6.03%) NoSQL
5 17 (5.40%) Relational Database
6 16 (5.08%) Big Data
6 16 (5.08%) PostgreSQL
7 15 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 13 (4.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 13 (4.13%) MongoDB
9 11 (3.49%) QlikView
10 9 (2.86%) MySQL
11 8 (2.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 8 (2.54%) Pentaho
12 7 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
13 6 (1.90%) Data Mining
14 5 (1.59%) OLAP
14 5 (1.59%) Apache Cassandra
15 4 (1.27%) Oracle Database
15 4 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (2.54%) JIRA
2 5 (1.59%) Eclipse
3 4 (1.27%) Dreamweaver
4 2 (0.63%) Toad
4 2 (0.63%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.63%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.32%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.32%) Firebug
5 1 (0.32%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.32%) Subversion
General
1 72 (22.86%) Marketing
2 57 (18.10%) Finance
3 27 (8.57%) Retail
4 25 (7.94%) Telecoms
5 16 (5.08%) Banking
6 14 (4.44%) Publishing
7 10 (3.17%) Games
8 6 (1.90%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.90%) Pharmaceutical
8 6 (1.90%) Multimedia
9 4 (1.27%) Billing
9 4 (1.27%) Advertising
10 3 (0.95%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.95%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.63%) Legal
12 1 (0.32%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.32%) Front Office
12 1 (0.32%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.32%) Local Government
12 1 (0.32%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 73 (23.17%) Analyst
2 48 (15.24%) Architect
3 42 (13.33%) Developer
4 25 (7.94%) Data Analyst
5 23 (7.30%) Project Manager
6 22 (6.98%) Business Analyst
7 17 (5.40%) Consultant
8 16 (5.08%) Web Analyst
9 13 (4.13%) Designer
9 13 (4.13%) Senior Developer
10 12 (3.81%) Data Scientist
11 11 (3.49%) Cyber Security Specialist
11 11 (3.49%) Data Architect
11 11 (3.49%) Linux Specialist
11 11 (3.49%) Security Specialist
12 9 (2.86%) WebSphere Specialist
12 9 (2.86%) Server Specialist
12 9 (2.86%) Applications Specialist
12 9 (2.86%) Programmer
12 9 (2.86%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (14.92%) HTML
2 26 (8.25%) CSS
3 14 (4.44%) .NET
3 14 (4.44%) HTML5
4 12 (3.81%) jQuery
5 11 (3.49%) Middleware
6 9 (2.86%) CSS3
7 8 (2.54%) Backbone.js
7 8 (2.54%) Web Services
7 8 (2.54%) XML
8 7 (2.22%) J2EE
8 7 (2.22%) REST
8 7 (2.22%) .NET Framework
8 7 (2.22%) JSON
8 7 (2.22%) RESTful
9 6 (1.90%) JSR 170
9 6 (1.90%) Apache Sling
9 6 (1.90%) XHTML
10 5 (1.59%) Natural Language Processing
10 5 (1.59%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 34 (10.79%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (7.94%) Social Media
3 20 (6.35%) User Experience
4 19 (6.03%) Visualisation
5 18 (5.71%) Data Integration
6 14 (4.44%) Open Source
7 9 (2.86%) Management Information System
7 9 (2.86%) Mainframe
7 9 (2.86%) PKI
8 8 (2.54%) Web 2.0
9 7 (2.22%) IBM Mainframe
9 7 (2.22%) Mathematics
10 6 (1.90%) Computer Science
10 6 (1.90%) FMCG
10 6 (1.90%) Statistics
10 6 (1.90%) N-Tier
10 6 (1.90%) EFT
10 6 (1.90%) W3C
10 6 (1.90%) Digital Media
11 5 (1.59%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 57 (18.10%) Linux
2 19 (6.03%) UNIX
2 19 (6.03%) Windows
3 6 (1.90%) Ubuntu
4 3 (0.95%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (0.95%) CentOS
4 3 (0.95%) Windows XP
4 3 (0.95%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.32%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.32%) AIX
6 1 (0.32%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (22.54%) Business Intelligence
2 63 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (16.19%) Web Analytics
4 39 (12.38%) Project Management
5 31 (9.84%) ETL
6 30 (9.52%) E-Commerce
7 27 (8.57%) Scrum
8 26 (8.25%) ITIL
9 25 (7.94%) SIEM
10 21 (6.67%) Data Modelling
11 20 (6.35%) Digital Marketing
12 18 (5.71%) Business Analytics
12 18 (5.71%) Cyber Security
12 18 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
12 18 (5.71%) Software Engineering
13 17 (5.40%) Data Analysis
13 17 (5.40%) SEO
14 16 (5.08%) TDD
15 15 (4.76%) CRM
16 14 (4.44%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 62 (19.68%) SQL
2 45 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 41 (13.02%) Python
4 29 (9.21%) Java
5 18 (5.71%) Bash Shell
6 15 (4.76%) R
6 15 (4.76%) Perl
7 12 (3.81%) Scala
8 11 (3.49%) MATLAB
9 9 (2.86%) Groovy
9 9 (2.86%) C#
10 8 (2.54%) C++
10 8 (2.54%) PHP
11 5 (1.59%) C
12 3 (0.95%) VBA
13 2 (0.63%) ABAP
13 2 (0.63%) SAPscript
13 2 (0.63%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.63%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.32%) VB
Qualifications
1 37 (11.75%) Security Cleared
2 32 (10.16%) SC Cleared
3 20 (6.35%) Degree
4 3 (0.95%) BC Cleared
4 3 (0.95%) PhD
4 3 (0.95%) ISEB
4 3 (0.95%) CISSP
5 2 (0.63%) GIAC
5 2 (0.63%) VCP4
5 2 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.32%) PMP
6 1 (0.32%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.32%) MCSE
6 1 (0.32%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.32%) GCIA
6 1 (0.32%) GCIH
6 1 (0.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.13%) PCI DSS
2 6 (1.90%) QA
3 3 (0.95%) SLA
3 3 (0.95%) WAI
3 3 (0.95%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.32%) COSO
4 1 (0.32%) COBIT
4 1 (0.32%) HL7
System Software
1 7 (2.22%) vSphere
2 6 (1.90%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.63%) Docker
4 1 (0.32%) HDFS
4 1 (0.32%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.32%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 3 (0.95%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.63%) Ansible
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (0.32%) Cisco IPCC
3 1 (0.32%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 44 (13.97%) Google
2 34 (10.79%) Microsoft
3 23 (7.30%) Adobe
3 23 (7.30%) Business Objects
4 20 (6.35%) Oracle
5 18 (5.71%) Omniture
6 15 (4.76%) Cognos
7 14 (4.44%) SAP
8 13 (4.13%) Greenplum
9 10 (3.17%) IBM
10 7 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
10 7 (2.22%) Twitter
11 6 (1.90%) Maxymiser
11 6 (1.90%) ClickTale
11 6 (1.90%) Tableau
11 6 (1.90%) Red Hat
11 6 (1.90%) DoubleClick
11 6 (1.90%) Informatica
11 6 (1.90%) HP
12 5 (1.59%) Facebook
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