The first table below looks at the demand for Data Analytics skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Analytics over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analytics
Rank 520 503 561
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +58
Contract jobs citing Data Analytics 67 41 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.086% 0.045%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.12% 0.064%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 30 18
Average daily rate £463 £450 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £320 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £600 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £450 £260
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +73.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £15.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
41342 34605 42097
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 73.43% 72.51% 69.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 25701 20630 24018
Average daily rate £400 £405 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.23% -1.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £575 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1173 1052 1437
Average hourly rate £28.08 £32.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.25% +16.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.39 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £54.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%

Data Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Data Analytics Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Data Analytics
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Data Analytics within the UK.

Data Analytics Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Data Analytics
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Analytics within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Data Analytics Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Data Analytics
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Data Analytics within the UK.

Data Analytics Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Data Analytics
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analytics within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -61 65 £456 +1.38% 38
London -15 39 £438 +2.94% 27
South East +3 19 £403 -32.91% 1
Berkshire -1 8 £403 -15.26%
City of London -17 8 £388 -13.88% 6
Reading - 5 £380 -
South West -21 3 £475 +5.55% 3
Bristol - 3 £475 - 1
Oxfordshire - 3 £675 -
Surrey - 3 £200 -
North West - 2 £625 - 2
East Midlands - 1 - -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
Merseyside - - - -
Scotland - - - - 1
Canary Wharf - - - -
East of England - - - - 2
Northern Ireland - - - -
Warwickshire - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - - 1
Somerset - - - -
Staffordshire - - - -
East Sussex - - - - 1
Hertfordshire - - - - 1
North Yorkshire - - - -
Coventry - - - -
Guildford - - - -
Hemel Hempstead - - - - 1
Leeds - - - - 1

Data Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Data 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 Data Analytics.

1 118 (100.00%) Analytics
2 33 (27.97%) SQL
3 29 (24.58%) Oracle
4 26 (22.03%) Finance
4 26 (22.03%) SQL Server
5 21 (17.80%) Business Intelligence
6 19 (16.10%) Big Data
7 17 (14.41%) Project Management
7 17 (14.41%) Data Analysis
8 16 (13.56%) Degree
8 16 (13.56%) Hadoop
9 15 (12.71%) CRM
9 15 (12.71%) .NET
9 15 (12.71%) C#
9 15 (12.71%) Java
10 14 (11.86%) Data Warehouse
10 14 (11.86%) SAS
10 14 (11.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 13 (11.02%) Data Management
11 13 (11.02%) Security Cleared
11 13 (11.02%) SharePoint
12 12 (10.17%) Migration
12 12 (10.17%) Data Modelling
12 12 (10.17%) IBM
12 12 (10.17%) SC Cleared
12 12 (10.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 12 (10.17%) Oracle Database
13 11 (9.32%) Stakeholder Management
14 10 (8.47%) Banking
14 10 (8.47%) Unit Testing

Data Analytics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Data 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 Data Analytics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (11.86%) SAS
2 13 (11.02%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.39%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (3.39%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.69%) Node.js
5 1 (0.85%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.85%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.85%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.85%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.85%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.85%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 8 (6.78%) SPSS
2 7 (5.93%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.54%) MS Office
4 1 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.85%) Stata
Business Applications
1 2 (1.69%) SiteCatalyst
1 2 (1.69%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.85%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.85%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.85%) SaaS
2 1 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.85%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (22.03%) SQL Server
2 19 (16.10%) Big Data
3 16 (13.56%) Hadoop
4 14 (11.86%) Data Warehouse
4 14 (11.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (10.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (10.17%) Oracle Database
6 9 (7.63%) Oracle BI EE
6 9 (7.63%) Oracle ODI
6 9 (7.63%) Oracle Exadata
7 8 (6.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (5.93%) NoSQL
9 6 (5.08%) Relational Database
9 6 (5.08%) Data Mining
9 6 (5.08%) PerformancePoint
10 5 (4.24%) Spotfire
11 4 (3.39%) HBase
11 4 (3.39%) MongoDB
11 4 (3.39%) Clementine
11 4 (3.39%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (7.63%) Visual Studio
2 8 (6.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (4.24%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.85%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.85%) Selenium
4 1 (0.85%) Subversion
4 1 (0.85%) SoapUI
General
1 26 (22.03%) Finance
2 10 (8.47%) Banking
3 8 (6.78%) Legal
4 7 (5.93%) Retail
5 5 (4.24%) Marketing
6 3 (2.54%) Automotive
6 3 (2.54%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.69%) Law
7 2 (1.69%) Front Office
7 2 (1.69%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.85%) Advertising
8 1 (0.85%) Publishing
8 1 (0.85%) Games
Job Titles
1 33 (27.97%) Architect
2 27 (22.88%) Developer
3 24 (20.34%) Analyst
4 17 (14.41%) Data Architect
5 13 (11.02%) Consultant
6 9 (7.63%) Data Consultant
6 9 (7.63%) Data Analyst
7 8 (6.78%) Data Analytics Consultant
7 8 (6.78%) Enterprise Architect
8 7 (5.93%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 7 (5.93%) Solutions Architect
8 7 (5.93%) Project Manager
9 6 (5.08%) JavaScript Developer
10 5 (4.24%) Business Analyst
10 5 (4.24%) OBIEE Architect
11 4 (3.39%) UI Programmer
11 4 (3.39%) Data Analytics Architect
11 4 (3.39%) Data Analytics Manager
11 4 (3.39%) Systems Administrator
11 4 (3.39%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (12.71%) .NET
2 7 (5.93%) HTML
3 6 (5.08%) HTML5
3 6 (5.08%) CSS3
3 6 (5.08%) Backbone.js
3 6 (5.08%) AngularJS
3 6 (5.08%) CSS
3 6 (5.08%) MDX
4 5 (4.24%) ASP.NET
5 4 (3.39%) REST
5 4 (3.39%) jQuery
6 3 (2.54%) Web Services
7 2 (1.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (1.69%) ExpressJS
7 2 (1.69%) Sass
7 2 (1.69%) LESS
7 2 (1.69%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (1.69%) Middleware
7 2 (1.69%) OAuth
8 1 (0.85%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.93%) Computer Science
1 7 (5.93%) Visualisation
1 7 (5.93%) Open Source
1 7 (5.93%) Social Media
2 4 (3.39%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.54%) Data Integration
3 3 (2.54%) Credit Risk
4 2 (1.69%) Semantic Web
4 2 (1.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (1.69%) W3C
4 2 (1.69%) Equities
4 2 (1.69%) Derivative
4 2 (1.69%) Ontologies
4 2 (1.69%) Statistics
4 2 (1.69%) Life Science
5 1 (0.85%) Reference Data
5 1 (0.85%) Data Extraction
5 1 (0.85%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.85%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.85%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.93%) Windows
2 5 (4.24%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (4.24%) Linux
3 4 (3.39%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (2.54%) Android
4 3 (2.54%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (100.00%) Analytics
2 21 (17.80%) Business Intelligence
3 17 (14.41%) Project Management
3 17 (14.41%) Data Analysis
4 15 (12.71%) CRM
5 13 (11.02%) Data Management
6 12 (10.17%) Migration
6 12 (10.17%) Data Modelling
7 11 (9.32%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (8.47%) Unit Testing
8 10 (8.47%) Data Migration
9 8 (6.78%) Big Data Analytics
10 7 (5.93%) System Testing
10 7 (5.93%) Asset Management
10 7 (5.93%) Software Engineering
10 7 (5.93%) Software Testing
10 7 (5.93%) Scrum
10 7 (5.93%) ETL
11 6 (5.08%) Statistical Modelling
11 6 (5.08%) OO
Programming Languages
1 33 (27.97%) SQL
2 15 (12.71%) C#
2 15 (12.71%) Java
3 6 (5.08%) JavaScript
4 5 (4.24%) T-SQL
4 5 (4.24%) C
4 5 (4.24%) R
5 3 (2.54%) VB6
5 3 (2.54%) PL/SQL
5 3 (2.54%) VB
6 2 (1.69%) MATLAB
6 2 (1.69%) Python
6 2 (1.69%) SPARQL
7 1 (0.85%) Scala
7 1 (0.85%) VBA
7 1 (0.85%) Perl
7 1 (0.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (13.56%) Degree
2 13 (11.02%) Security Cleared
3 12 (10.17%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.39%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.85%) MCSE
5 1 (0.85%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.39%) SLA
2 3 (2.54%) Basel II
2 3 (2.54%) CRD IV
3 2 (1.69%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.69%) Basel III
3 2 (1.69%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.39%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (7.63%) Oracle EDQ
2 2 (1.69%) Tivoli NetView
3 1 (0.85%) Foglight
3 1 (0.85%) Oozie
Vendors
1 29 (24.58%) Oracle
2 12 (10.17%) IBM
3 8 (6.78%) Microsoft
4 6 (5.08%) Teradata
5 5 (4.24%) Business Objects
6 4 (3.39%) Tableau
6 4 (3.39%) Cognos
6 4 (3.39%) Netezza
6 4 (3.39%) LANDesk
7 3 (2.54%) Adobe
7 3 (2.54%) SAP
8 2 (1.69%) Hitwise
8 2 (1.69%) Facebook
8 2 (1.69%) Twitter
8 2 (1.69%) TIBCO
8 2 (1.69%) Ab Initio
8 2 (1.69%) Hyperion
8 2 (1.69%) Informatica
8 2 (1.69%) Google
9 1 (0.85%) Greenplum
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