The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analytics
Rank 477 530 516
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -14
Contract jobs citing Data Analytics 117 70 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.13% 0.089%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.17% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 47 29
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£500 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £300 £332
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £565 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £444 £450
% change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £36.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 - -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
42559 41264 35676
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 76.38% 74.73% 73.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 26548 25722 21281
Average daily rate £415 £400 £408
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -1.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1225 1158 1074
Average hourly rate £29.00 £30.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £12.49 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £52.50 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -4.68%

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 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
England +39 108 £500 +17.64% 63
London +33 68 £500 +17.64% 55
City of London +27 16 £518 +33.54% 8
Bristol +14 12 £600 +26.31% 1
South West +13 12 £600 +26.31% 1
South East -16 12 £500 +31.57% 3
Surrey +5 7 - -
Edinburgh - 7 £400 - 2
Scotland - 7 £400 - 2
Manchester -9 5 £350 -6.66% 1
North West -16 5 £350 -6.66% 3
West Midlands - 4 £310 -
Guildford - 4 - -
Coventry - 3 £310 -
Watford - 3 - -
Hertfordshire - 3 - -
East of England - 3 - -
East Midlands +6 2 £475 - 1
Hampshire -11 2 £275 -45.70%
Yorkshire -16 2 - -
Hook - 2 £275 -
Kent - 2 £500 -
West Yorkshire - 2 - -
Leeds - 2 - -
Oxford -16 1 £575 -14.81%
Oxfordshire -22 1 £575 -14.81% 1
Shropshire - 1 - -
Northamptonshire - 1 £475 -
Derbyshire - 1 - -
Derby - 1 - -

Data Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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.

1 171 (100.00%) Analytics
2 58 (33.92%) SQL
3 53 (30.99%) Finance
3 53 (30.99%) Big Data
4 50 (29.24%) Business Intelligence
5 38 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
6 32 (18.71%) Microsoft
7 31 (18.13%) Project Management
7 31 (18.13%) Hadoop
8 30 (17.54%) ETL
9 28 (16.37%) Banking
10 27 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
11 24 (14.04%) Data Modelling
11 24 (14.04%) Stakeholder Management
11 24 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
12 23 (13.45%) Data Management
13 22 (12.87%) SAS
13 22 (12.87%) Data Architecture
14 18 (10.53%) ITIL
15 16 (9.36%) Windows
15 16 (9.36%) SQL Server
15 16 (9.36%) MS Excel
15 16 (9.36%) VPN
15 16 (9.36%) Firewall
15 16 (9.36%) Active Directory
15 16 (9.36%) Migration
15 16 (9.36%) VMware
15 16 (9.36%) Degree
16 15 (8.77%) MPLS
16 15 (8.77%) LAN

Data Analytics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 22 (12.87%) SAS
2 10 (5.85%) SharePoint
3 8 (4.68%) Apache Spark
4 7 (4.09%) WebSphere
5 5 (2.92%) WorkSite
6 4 (2.34%) IIS
7 3 (1.75%) Apache Pig
8 2 (1.17%) Apache Solr
8 2 (1.17%) Node.js
8 2 (1.17%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (1.17%) CMS
8 2 (1.17%) Apache
9 1 (0.58%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.58%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.58%) Confluence
Applications
1 16 (9.36%) MS Excel
2 11 (6.43%) SPSS
3 9 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (4.09%) MS Visio
5 4 (2.34%) MS Office
6 2 (1.17%) S-PLUS
7 1 (0.58%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 3 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.17%) SAP InfiniteInsight
2 2 (1.17%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.58%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.58%) Summit
3 1 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.58%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.58%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.92%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.75%) SaaS
3 3 (1.75%) PaaS
3 3 (1.75%) Google Analytics
4 2 (1.17%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.17%) Adobe Analytics
4 2 (1.17%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.58%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 16 (9.36%) VPN
1 16 (9.36%) Firewall
2 15 (8.77%) MPLS
2 15 (8.77%) LAN
2 15 (8.77%) WAN
3 11 (6.43%) SAN
4 10 (5.85%) SSL
4 10 (5.85%) SNMP
4 10 (5.85%) SMTP
5 9 (5.26%) Network Security
6 7 (4.09%) VLAN
6 7 (4.09%) NetScaler
6 7 (4.09%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (2.34%) NAS
8 3 (1.75%) Software-Defined Networking
9 2 (1.17%) Intranet
10 1 (0.58%) DMZ
10 1 (0.58%) DHCP
10 1 (0.58%) HTTP
10 1 (0.58%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (30.99%) Big Data
2 38 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
3 31 (18.13%) Hadoop
4 16 (9.36%) SQL Server
5 14 (8.19%) Data Mining
6 11 (6.43%) NoSQL
7 10 (5.85%) Apache Hive
8 9 (5.26%) MongoDB
9 7 (4.09%) QlikView
10 6 (3.51%) HBase
10 6 (3.51%) Relational Database
10 6 (3.51%) MySQL
11 3 (1.75%) OLAP
11 3 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (1.75%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 3 (1.75%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (1.75%) Spotfire
11 3 (1.75%) Base SAS
11 3 (1.75%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 5 (2.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.58%) JIRA
2 1 (0.58%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.58%) Git (software)
General
1 53 (30.99%) Finance
2 28 (16.37%) Banking
3 12 (7.02%) Retail
4 10 (5.85%) Marketing
5 9 (5.26%) Telecoms
6 6 (3.51%) Manufacturing
7 4 (2.34%) Online Betting
7 4 (2.34%) Back Office
8 3 (1.75%) Games
8 3 (1.75%) Legal
8 3 (1.75%) Billing
9 2 (1.17%) Retail Banking
9 2 (1.17%) Spanish Language
9 2 (1.17%) Investment Banking
9 2 (1.17%) Advertising
9 2 (1.17%) Front Office
10 1 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.58%) Electronics
10 1 (0.58%) French Language
Job Titles
1 28 (16.37%) Project Manager
2 27 (15.79%) Developer
2 27 (15.79%) Analyst
3 23 (13.45%) Data Manager
3 23 (13.45%) Architect
4 16 (9.36%) Data Analyst
5 9 (5.26%) Business Analyst
5 9 (5.26%) Data Analytics Manager
6 8 (4.68%) Test Manager
7 7 (4.09%) Data Architect
7 7 (4.09%) Programme Manager
7 7 (4.09%) Infrastructure Architect
8 6 (3.51%) Data Consultant
8 6 (3.51%) Consultant
8 6 (3.51%) Technical Architect
8 6 (3.51%) Senior Manager
9 5 (2.92%) Software Developer
9 5 (2.92%) Senior Project Manager
9 5 (2.92%) SAS Developer
9 5 (2.92%) Insight Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.26%) Web Services
2 5 (2.92%) HTML
2 5 (2.92%) WCF
2 5 (2.92%) WPF
2 5 (2.92%) Silverlight
2 5 (2.92%) LINQ
3 3 (1.75%) JSON
3 3 (1.75%) Apache Cordova
3 3 (1.75%) REST
3 3 (1.75%) PhoneGap
3 3 (1.75%) HTML5
4 2 (1.17%) RESTful
4 2 (1.17%) CSS3
4 2 (1.17%) Kafka
4 2 (1.17%) MDX
4 2 (1.17%) Java EE
4 2 (1.17%) Lucene
4 2 (1.17%) .NET
4 2 (1.17%) J2EE
4 2 (1.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (6.43%) Data Extraction
3 10 (5.85%) Visualisation
4 9 (5.26%) Algorithms
5 7 (4.09%) Client/Server
5 7 (4.09%) PKI
5 7 (4.09%) Public Cloud
6 6 (3.51%) Open Source
6 6 (3.51%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.34%) Data Integration
7 4 (2.34%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.75%) Replication
8 3 (1.75%) Clustering
8 3 (1.75%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.75%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.17%) FMCG
9 2 (1.17%) Social Media
9 2 (1.17%) Statistics
9 2 (1.17%) Taxonomies
10 1 (0.58%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 16 (9.36%) Windows
2 5 (2.92%) Linux
3 4 (2.34%) Android
3 4 (2.34%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (1.75%) UNIX
4 3 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.58%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (100.00%) Analytics
2 50 (29.24%) Business Intelligence
3 31 (18.13%) Project Management
4 30 (17.54%) ETL
5 27 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (14.04%) Data Modelling
6 24 (14.04%) Stakeholder Management
7 23 (13.45%) Data Management
8 22 (12.87%) Data Architecture
9 18 (10.53%) ITIL
10 16 (9.36%) Migration
11 15 (8.77%) Big Data Analytics
12 14 (8.19%) Data Analysis
13 13 (7.60%) Data Migration
14 12 (7.02%) Process Management
15 11 (6.43%) PRINCE2
16 10 (5.85%) E-Discovery
16 10 (5.85%) Customer Analytics
17 9 (5.26%) E-Commerce
17 9 (5.26%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 58 (33.92%) SQL
2 13 (7.60%) Java
3 12 (7.02%) Python
4 11 (6.43%) R
5 9 (5.26%) JavaScript
6 7 (4.09%) T-SQL
7 6 (3.51%) C#
8 5 (2.92%) C
8 5 (2.92%) VBA
8 5 (2.92%) Scala
9 3 (1.75%) Perl
10 2 (1.17%) SAS Macro
10 2 (1.17%) Ruby
10 2 (1.17%) Objective-C
10 2 (1.17%) C++
10 2 (1.17%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.58%) VBScript
11 1 (0.58%) VB
11 1 (0.58%) PHP
11 1 (0.58%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 16 (9.36%) Degree
2 12 (7.02%) Security Cleared
3 7 (4.09%) SC Cleared
4 6 (3.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 6 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (2.92%) DV Cleared
6 4 (2.34%) Microsoft Certified Master
6 4 (2.34%) Microsoft Certified Architect
6 4 (2.34%) ISEB
6 4 (2.34%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (2.34%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (1.75%) CCNP
7 3 (1.75%) VCAP
8 2 (1.17%) MCITP
9 1 (0.58%) ACCA
9 1 (0.58%) PMP
9 1 (0.58%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.58%) CCNA
9 1 (0.58%) CIMA
9 1 (0.58%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.85%) Data Quality
2 6 (3.51%) PCI DSS
2 6 (3.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.75%) Dodd-Frank
3 3 (1.75%) Basel III
4 2 (1.17%) FATCA
5 1 (0.58%) SLA
5 1 (0.58%) QA
System Software
1 16 (9.36%) Active Directory
2 15 (8.77%) vSphere
3 13 (7.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (7.02%) Hyper-V
5 9 (5.26%) XenServer
6 7 (4.09%) vCloud
7 3 (1.75%) XenApp
8 2 (1.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 2 (1.17%) HDFS
9 1 (0.58%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.58%) Docker
9 1 (0.58%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 3 (1.75%) Nagios
2 2 (1.17%) Munin
2 2 (1.17%) ZABBIX
2 2 (1.17%) Ambari
2 2 (1.17%) Oozie
2 2 (1.17%) Hadoop YARN
2 2 (1.17%) Mesos
2 2 (1.17%) OpenView
3 1 (0.58%) Puppet
3 1 (0.58%) Cacti
Vendors
1 32 (18.71%) Microsoft
2 16 (9.36%) VMware
3 15 (8.77%) Oracle
4 13 (7.60%) HP
5 12 (7.02%) Tableau
5 12 (7.02%) Cisco
6 11 (6.43%) IBM
6 11 (6.43%) Dell
6 11 (6.43%) Citrix
6 11 (6.43%) NetApp
7 10 (5.85%) CommVault
7 10 (5.85%) Juniper
8 9 (5.26%) Teradata
9 7 (4.09%) CheckPoint
9 7 (4.09%) Cognos
9 7 (4.09%) Brocade
9 7 (4.09%) Netezza
9 7 (4.09%) F5
10 5 (2.92%) Google
11 4 (2.34%) 3PAR
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