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 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analytics
Rank 118 115 132
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +17
Contract jobs citing Analytics 168 164 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.74% 1.65% 1.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.19% 2.12% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 90 69
Average daily rate £470 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £273 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £525 £501
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 2
Average hourly rate £15.00 £19.00 £21.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% -10.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.40 £18.20 £20.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.84 £19.00 £21.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.61 £19.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+3.21% -52.50%
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
7656 7738 6987
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 79.46% 77.76% 74.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 4726 4347 3890
Average daily rate £400 £393 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 244 280 275
Average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.35 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

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 29 April 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analytics across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Analytics Hourly Rate Histogram 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 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Berkshire +11 51 £400 - 17
Surrey -12 37 £481 +28.33% 15
Hampshire -5 24 £600 +33.33% 12
Buckinghamshire +10 14 £415 +27.69% 5
East Sussex +3 9 £420 +8.38%
Oxfordshire +13 8 £375 +20.00% 8
West Sussex -16 5 £525 +19.31% 1
Kent -33 5 £413 -5.71% 4
Middlesex - 4 £440 - 1
Sussex - 1 - -
Home Counties - 1 - -
Analytics
England

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

1 107 (27.16%) Business Intelligence
2 98 (24.87%) Big Data
2 98 (24.87%) Data Analytics
3 89 (22.59%) SQL
4 87 (22.08%) Finance
5 81 (20.56%) Agile Software Development
6 73 (18.53%) Analytical Skills
7 62 (15.74%) Hadoop
8 61 (15.48%) SAS
9 59 (14.97%) Data Analysis
10 58 (14.72%) Data Warehouse
11 56 (14.21%) Marketing
12 52 (13.20%) Degree
12 52 (13.20%) Java
13 49 (12.44%) JavaScript
14 47 (11.93%) MS Excel
14 47 (11.93%) Linux
15 46 (11.68%) Microsoft
16 45 (11.42%) Data Modelling
16 45 (11.42%) SQL Server
17 44 (11.17%) Python
18 42 (10.66%) NoSQL
19 40 (10.15%) HTML
19 40 (10.15%) Oracle
20 38 (9.64%) Project Management
21 37 (9.39%) Windows
22 35 (8.88%) Google
22 35 (8.88%) Visualisation
23 33 (8.38%) CSS
24 32 (8.12%) Security Cleared

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 61 (15.48%) SAS
2 20 (5.08%) CMS
3 19 (4.82%) SharePoint
4 16 (4.06%) Apache Spark
4 16 (4.06%) WebLogic
5 14 (3.55%) IIS
6 13 (3.30%) Node.js
7 10 (2.54%) Apache Solr
7 10 (2.54%) WebSphere
8 8 (2.03%) Apache
8 8 (2.03%) Tomcat
9 7 (1.78%) Apache Pig
9 7 (1.78%) Elasticsearch
10 6 (1.52%) JBoss
11 5 (1.27%) Cloud Foundry
11 5 (1.27%) Drupal
12 3 (0.76%) OpenStack
12 3 (0.76%) SharePoint 2013
13 2 (0.51%) Confluence
14 1 (0.25%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 47 (11.93%) MS Excel
2 20 (5.08%) MS Office
3 15 (3.81%) MS Visio
4 13 (3.30%) MS Project
5 8 (2.03%) SPSS
6 7 (1.78%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (1.52%) MS PowerPoint
8 5 (1.27%) Photoshop
8 5 (1.27%) Weka
9 2 (0.51%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.51%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.25%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 5 (1.27%) Cognos Planning
1 5 (1.27%) Cognos TM1
1 5 (1.27%) Hyperion Planning
2 3 (0.76%) Data Workbench
2 3 (0.76%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.76%) WebTrends
3 2 (0.51%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.25%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (0.25%) BigMachines
4 1 (0.25%) Eloqua
4 1 (0.25%) HFM
4 1 (0.25%) Maximo
4 1 (0.25%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.25%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 31 (7.87%) Google Analytics
2 30 (7.61%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (4.82%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (3.30%) Adobe Analytics
5 12 (3.05%) Google Tag Manager
6 8 (2.03%) Amazon EC2
7 7 (1.78%) PaaS
8 4 (1.02%) AdWords
8 4 (1.02%) Azure Active Directory
8 4 (1.02%) Azure Machine Learning
8 4 (1.02%) SaaS
9 3 (0.76%) Heroku
9 3 (0.76%) Office 365
10 2 (0.51%) Amazon EMR
10 2 (0.51%) Amazon Kinesis
10 2 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.51%) SmartFocus
11 1 (0.25%) Basecamp
11 1 (0.25%) Silverpop
11 1 (0.25%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 20 (5.08%) Intrusion Detection
2 12 (3.05%) TCP/IP
3 9 (2.28%) HTTP
3 9 (2.28%) Internet
4 8 (2.03%) Firewall
4 8 (2.03%) Intranet
4 8 (2.03%) VPN
5 7 (1.78%) SSL
6 6 (1.52%) SSH
7 4 (1.02%) ATM
7 4 (1.02%) Network Security
8 2 (0.51%) AMQP
8 2 (0.51%) DHCP
8 2 (0.51%) DNS
8 2 (0.51%) Radio Access Network
9 1 (0.25%) Bluetooth
9 1 (0.25%) LAN
9 1 (0.25%) PSTN
9 1 (0.25%) SMTP
9 1 (0.25%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (24.87%) Big Data
2 62 (15.74%) Hadoop
3 58 (14.72%) Data Warehouse
4 45 (11.42%) SQL Server
5 42 (10.66%) NoSQL
6 32 (8.12%) Relational Database
7 26 (6.60%) BusinessObjects
8 18 (4.57%) Oracle BI EE
8 18 (4.57%) QlikView
9 17 (4.31%) HPCC
9 17 (4.31%) MongoDB
10 16 (4.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 14 (3.55%) Apache Cassandra
11 14 (3.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 13 (3.30%) Data Mining
12 13 (3.30%) OLAP
12 13 (3.30%) Oracle Reports
13 12 (3.05%) Apache Hive
14 11 (2.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 10 (2.54%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 21 (5.33%) Git (software)
2 13 (3.30%) Subversion
3 12 (3.05%) Selenium
4 10 (2.54%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (2.03%) Oracle Forms
6 7 (1.78%) Visual Studio
7 6 (1.52%) Jenkins
8 5 (1.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 5 (1.27%) Cucumber
8 5 (1.27%) JIRA
9 4 (1.02%) Axure RP
9 4 (1.02%) Jasmine
9 4 (1.02%) Rational Rose
10 2 (0.51%) Dreamweaver
10 2 (0.51%) Redmine
10 2 (0.51%) Talend Open Studio
11 1 (0.25%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.25%) JUnit
11 1 (0.25%) NetBeans
11 1 (0.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 87 (22.08%) Finance
2 56 (14.21%) Marketing
3 28 (7.11%) Telecoms
4 22 (5.58%) Publishing
5 21 (5.33%) Banking
6 14 (3.55%) Retail
7 6 (1.52%) Investment Banking
7 6 (1.52%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.27%) Billing
8 5 (1.27%) Games
9 4 (1.02%) Advertising
9 4 (1.02%) Military
9 4 (1.02%) Retail Banking
10 3 (0.76%) Automotive
10 3 (0.76%) Electronics
10 3 (0.76%) Legal
10 3 (0.76%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.51%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.51%) Italian Language
11 2 (0.51%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 113 (28.68%) Analyst
2 78 (19.80%) Developer
3 52 (13.20%) Architect
4 33 (8.38%) Consultant
5 31 (7.87%) Data Architect
6 27 (6.85%) Data Analyst
6 27 (6.85%) Solutions Architect
7 22 (5.58%) Data Scientist
8 19 (4.82%) Business Analyst
9 16 (4.06%) Big Data Architect
10 15 (3.81%) JavaScript Developer
11 14 (3.55%) C# Developer
12 12 (3.05%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 12 (3.05%) Designer
12 12 (3.05%) Incident Analyst
12 12 (3.05%) Insight Analyst
13 11 (2.79%) .NET Developer
13 11 (2.79%) Angular Developer
14 10 (2.54%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 10 (2.54%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (10.15%) HTML
2 33 (8.38%) CSS
3 25 (6.35%) AngularJS
4 24 (6.09%) HTML5
5 23 (5.84%) .NET
6 18 (4.57%) jQuery
7 16 (4.06%) Web Services
8 15 (3.81%) Natural Language Processing
9 13 (3.30%) ASP.NET
9 13 (3.30%) Middleware
9 13 (3.30%) RESTful
10 11 (2.79%) Spring
11 10 (2.54%) XML
12 9 (2.28%) CSS3
12 9 (2.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 8 (2.03%) J2EE
13 8 (2.03%) REST
14 7 (1.78%) ASP.NET MVC
14 7 (1.78%) Kafka
15 6 (1.52%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 73 (18.53%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (8.88%) Visualisation
3 25 (6.35%) Algorithms
3 25 (6.35%) Statistics
4 23 (5.84%) Management Information System
5 18 (4.57%) Social Media
6 15 (3.81%) Computer Science
6 15 (3.81%) Public Cloud
6 15 (3.81%) User Experience
7 12 (3.05%) Mathematics
8 11 (2.79%) Data Integration
9 10 (2.54%) Data Extraction
10 6 (1.52%) PKI
11 5 (1.27%) Data Centre
11 5 (1.27%) Mobile App
12 4 (1.02%) Security Operations Centre
13 3 (0.76%) Copywriting
13 3 (0.76%) Internet of Things
13 3 (0.76%) Pricing Data
13 3 (0.76%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 47 (11.93%) Linux
2 37 (9.39%) Windows
3 14 (3.55%) Windows Server
4 10 (2.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (2.54%) Unix
5 9 (2.28%) Solaris
6 8 (2.03%) AIX
7 4 (1.02%) Android
7 4 (1.02%) Apple iOS
7 4 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.51%) CentOS
8 2 (0.51%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.25%) Debian
9 1 (0.25%) MVS
9 1 (0.25%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (27.16%) Business Intelligence
2 98 (24.87%) Data Analytics
3 81 (20.56%) Agile Software Development
4 59 (14.97%) Data Analysis
5 45 (11.42%) Data Modelling
6 38 (9.64%) Project Management
7 32 (8.12%) SIEM
8 28 (7.11%) Business Analysis
9 27 (6.85%) Data Architecture
9 27 (6.85%) Machine Learning
10 26 (6.60%) SEO
10 26 (6.60%) TOGAF
11 25 (6.35%) ETL
11 25 (6.35%) Use Case
12 22 (5.58%) Content Management
12 22 (5.58%) CRM
13 21 (5.33%) Waterfall
13 21 (5.33%) Web Analytics
14 20 (5.08%) Data Management
14 20 (5.08%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 89 (22.59%) SQL
2 52 (13.20%) Java
3 49 (12.44%) JavaScript
4 44 (11.17%) Python
5 31 (7.87%) R
6 21 (5.33%) C#
7 18 (4.57%) Bash Shell
7 18 (4.57%) C++
8 17 (4.31%) Perl
9 15 (3.81%) PHP
10 9 (2.28%) PL/SQL
11 6 (1.52%) C
11 6 (1.52%) Scala
12 5 (1.27%) PowerShell
12 5 (1.27%) Ruby
13 4 (1.02%) VBA
14 3 (0.76%) T-SQL
14 3 (0.76%) VB
15 2 (0.51%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.51%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 52 (13.20%) Degree
2 32 (8.12%) Security Cleared
3 29 (7.36%) SC Cleared
4 18 (4.57%) CISSP
5 17 (4.31%) GCIA
5 17 (4.31%) GCIH
6 10 (2.54%) ISEB
7 8 (2.03%) CEH
7 8 (2.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 6 (1.52%) ACCA
8 6 (1.52%) CIMA
8 6 (1.52%) ISTQB
8 6 (1.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (1.02%) DV Cleared
9 4 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (0.76%) PhD
11 2 (0.51%) BPSS Clearance
11 2 (0.51%) MCSD
12 1 (0.25%) MCP
12 1 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.57%) Data Quality
2 14 (3.55%) PCI DSS
3 11 (2.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 8 (2.03%) QA
5 4 (1.02%) COBIT
5 4 (1.02%) COSO
5 4 (1.02%) SAS 70
6 3 (0.76%) SLA
7 2 (0.51%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 1 (0.25%) Disclosure Scotland
8 1 (0.25%) GAMP
8 1 (0.25%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.25%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.25%) RMADS
System Software
1 6 (1.52%) Docker
2 5 (1.27%) GridGain
3 4 (1.02%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.76%) vCloud
5 2 (0.51%) Varnish
6 1 (0.25%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.25%) HDFS
6 1 (0.25%) KVM
6 1 (0.25%) UAG
6 1 (0.25%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 24 (6.09%) RSA Security Analytics
2 6 (1.52%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (1.27%) Kubernetes
4 4 (1.02%) Nagios
5 3 (0.76%) Ganglia
5 3 (0.76%) HP SiteScope
5 3 (0.76%) OpenView
5 3 (0.76%) RSA Archer
6 2 (0.51%) Cacti
6 2 (0.51%) Graphite
6 2 (0.51%) Hyperic
6 2 (0.51%) logstash
6 2 (0.51%) Puppet
7 1 (0.25%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.25%) HP Operations Orchestration
7 1 (0.25%) Oozie
7 1 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.25%) OSSEC
7 1 (0.25%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.25%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 46 (11.68%) Microsoft
2 40 (10.15%) Oracle
3 35 (8.88%) Google
4 30 (7.61%) SAP
5 22 (5.58%) Tableau
6 21 (5.33%) Adobe
7 16 (4.06%) NetWitness
8 13 (3.30%) Intel Security
9 11 (2.79%) Cisco
9 11 (2.79%) Cognos
10 10 (2.54%) HP
10 10 (2.54%) Hyperion
10 10 (2.54%) IBM
10 10 (2.54%) Red Hat
11 7 (1.78%) Anaplan
11 7 (1.78%) VMware
12 6 (1.52%) MicroStrategy
12 6 (1.52%) Splunk
12 6 (1.52%) Teradata
13 5 (1.27%) Omniture
South East
Talent Spa
Rate: £325-375pd
Posted: 3 hours ago
Surrey
Computer People
Rate: £400.00 - £401.00 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
West Malling
Capita plc
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £425 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per day + Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Volt
Rate: £18.00 - £21.22 per hour
Posted: 7 days ago
Hampshire
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £275 - £325 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £650 - £750 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Milton Keynes
Talentspa
Rate: £30k - 32k per year
Posted: 16 days ago
Surrey
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: Market related
Posted: 23 days ago