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 2 October 2014 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analytics
Rank 560 523 553
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +30
Contract jobs citing Data Analytics 63 51 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.098% 0.057%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.13% 0.079%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 35 18
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£401 £425 £456
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.64% -6.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £335 £394
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £511
UK excluding London average daily rate £456 £338 £538
% change year-on-year
+35.18% -37.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
42787 38469 40705
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 73.71% 74.00% 72.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 26972 23861 23648
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1173 1069 1523
Average hourly rate £24.00 £27.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.72% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.38 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-12.08% +3.44%

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 2 October 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 2 October 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
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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 -18 61 £401 -5.76% 38
London 0 34 £388 -12.92% 24
City of London +15 14 £388 -13.40% 8
South East -3 7 £538 +65.38% 2
North West -5 5 £475 +46.15% 5
Yorkshire - 5 £425 - 4
West Midlands - 5 £425 - 1
West Yorkshire - 4 £431 - 3
Berkshire +11 3 £538 +65.38% 1
Buckinghamshire - 3 - -
Cheshire - 3 - -
East of England - 2 - - 2
Reading +19 1 £475 +46.15% 1
Edinburgh +6 1 £500 +33.33% 1
Scotland -6 1 £500 +33.33% 1
Manchester -10 1 £475 +46.15% 5
Leeds - 1 - - 3
Bedfordshire - 1 - - 1
Hampshire - 1 - - 1
Hertfordshire - 1 - - 1
Northamptonshire - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Staffordshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Slough - - - -
Warrington - - - -
Weybridge - - - -
Woking - - - -

Data Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 October 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.

1 153 (100.00%) Analytics
2 47 (30.72%) Finance
3 45 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
4 44 (28.76%) SQL
5 39 (25.49%) Big Data
6 37 (24.18%) SAS
7 31 (20.26%) ETL
8 30 (19.61%) Data Modelling
9 29 (18.95%) SQL Server
10 27 (17.65%) Data Analysis
10 27 (17.65%) Hadoop
11 25 (16.34%) Degree
11 25 (16.34%) Analytical Skills
12 22 (14.38%) Project Management
13 21 (13.73%) Banking
14 20 (13.07%) Data Warehouse
15 19 (12.42%) MS Excel
15 19 (12.42%) Oracle
15 19 (12.42%) Ab Initio
16 18 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 18 (11.76%) Marketing
16 18 (11.76%) Java
16 18 (11.76%) Visualisation
17 17 (11.11%) Data Quality
17 17 (11.11%) Security Cleared
17 17 (11.11%) Microsoft
18 16 (10.46%) Data Management
18 16 (10.46%) Data Architecture
19 15 (9.80%) QlikView

Data Analytics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 37 (24.18%) SAS
2 9 (5.88%) SharePoint
3 7 (4.58%) Apache Pig
4 2 (1.31%) IIS
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (0.65%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.65%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.65%) Apache
5 1 (0.65%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.65%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.65%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.65%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 19 (12.42%) MS Excel
2 13 (8.50%) SPSS
3 4 (2.61%) MS Visio
3 4 (2.61%) MS Office
4 3 (1.96%) PowerPivot
5 2 (1.31%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.31%) MS Project
6 1 (0.65%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (4.58%) Google Analytics
2 3 (1.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (1.31%) SiteCatalyst
4 1 (0.65%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (0.65%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.65%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.65%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.31%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (1.31%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (1.31%) SaaS
2 1 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.96%) Internet
2 1 (0.65%) NetScaler
2 1 (0.65%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (0.65%) SAN
2 1 (0.65%) SSL
2 1 (0.65%) Intranet
2 1 (0.65%) MPLS
2 1 (0.65%) LAN
2 1 (0.65%) WAN
2 1 (0.65%) SMTP
2 1 (0.65%) SNMP
2 1 (0.65%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.65%) VPN
2 1 (0.65%) DNS
2 1 (0.65%) Firewall
2 1 (0.65%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (25.49%) Big Data
2 29 (18.95%) SQL Server
3 27 (17.65%) Hadoop
4 20 (13.07%) Data Warehouse
5 18 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 15 (9.80%) QlikView
7 11 (7.19%) SQL Server 2008
7 11 (7.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 10 (6.54%) Data Mining
8 10 (6.54%) Spotfire
9 7 (4.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (3.92%) MySQL
10 6 (3.92%) DataStage
11 5 (3.27%) Apache Hive
11 5 (3.27%) IBM InfoSphere
11 5 (3.27%) MS Access
11 5 (3.27%) Clementine
12 4 (2.61%) Base SAS
12 4 (2.61%) MongoDB
12 4 (2.61%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (1.96%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.31%) Subversion
2 2 (1.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (1.31%) JIRA
2 2 (1.31%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.65%) Hudson
3 1 (0.65%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.65%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.65%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.65%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.65%) Maven
General
1 47 (30.72%) Finance
2 21 (13.73%) Banking
3 18 (11.76%) Marketing
4 10 (6.54%) Telecoms
5 9 (5.88%) Retail
6 7 (4.58%) Advertising
7 6 (3.92%) Spanish Language
8 5 (3.27%) Legal
8 5 (3.27%) Investment Banking
9 4 (2.61%) German Language
10 3 (1.96%) Military
10 3 (1.96%) Electronics
10 3 (1.96%) Manufacturing
11 2 (1.31%) Front Office
11 2 (1.31%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.65%) Games
12 1 (0.65%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 45 (29.41%) Analyst
2 39 (25.49%) Developer
3 29 (18.95%) Data Analyst
4 27 (17.65%) Architect
5 17 (11.11%) Consultant
6 16 (10.46%) Data Architect
7 15 (9.80%) Business Analyst
8 13 (8.50%) Solutions Architect
9 12 (7.84%) Data Consultant
9 12 (7.84%) Data Analytics Consultant
10 9 (5.88%) Visual Analytics Developer
11 8 (5.23%) Big Data Architect
12 7 (4.58%) SAS Developer
13 6 (3.92%) Senior Consultant
13 6 (3.92%) Project Manager
13 6 (3.92%) Hadoop Developer
13 6 (3.92%) OSS Architect
13 6 (3.92%) Data Analytics Architect
14 5 (3.27%) Senior Data Modeller
14 5 (3.27%) Data Modeller
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (7.84%) .NET
2 10 (6.54%) XML
3 5 (3.27%) HTML
4 4 (2.61%) MDX
5 3 (1.96%) CSS
6 2 (1.31%) .NET Framework
6 2 (1.31%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.31%) WPF
6 2 (1.31%) HTML5
6 2 (1.31%) REST
7 1 (0.65%) Natural Language Processing
7 1 (0.65%) WebSockets
7 1 (0.65%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 1 (0.65%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (0.65%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.65%) WCF
7 1 (0.65%) jQuery
7 1 (0.65%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.65%) MEAP
7 1 (0.65%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 25 (16.34%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (11.76%) Visualisation
3 14 (9.15%) Data Integration
4 8 (5.23%) Statistics
4 8 (5.23%) Management Information System
5 7 (4.58%) Data Extraction
5 7 (4.58%) Mathematics
5 7 (4.58%) Computer Science
6 5 (3.27%) Open Source
6 5 (3.27%) Algorithms
6 5 (3.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (2.61%) Equities
7 4 (2.61%) Data Structures
7 4 (2.61%) Market Risk
8 3 (1.96%) Credit Risk
8 3 (1.96%) DTV
8 3 (1.96%) Derivative
9 2 (1.31%) Economics
9 2 (1.31%) W3C
9 2 (1.31%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.92%) Windows
2 5 (3.27%) Linux
3 3 (1.96%) UNIX
4 2 (1.31%) Android
4 2 (1.31%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.65%) CentOS
5 1 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.65%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.65%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.65%) Fedora
5 1 (0.65%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (100.00%) Analytics
2 45 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
3 31 (20.26%) ETL
4 30 (19.61%) Data Modelling
5 27 (17.65%) Data Analysis
6 22 (14.38%) Project Management
7 16 (10.46%) Data Management
7 16 (10.46%) Data Architecture
8 14 (9.15%) Stakeholder Management
8 14 (9.15%) Big Data Analytics
9 13 (8.50%) Waterfall
10 12 (7.84%) Data Governance
11 11 (7.19%) Master Data Management
12 10 (6.54%) Scrum
12 10 (6.54%) Kimball Methodology
13 9 (5.88%) Visual Analytics
14 8 (5.23%) Test Strategy
15 7 (4.58%) Statistical Modelling
16 6 (3.92%) eTOM
Programming Languages
1 44 (28.76%) SQL
2 18 (11.76%) Java
3 8 (5.23%) VBA
4 7 (4.58%) Python
5 6 (3.92%) C#
6 5 (3.27%) C++
6 5 (3.27%) C
7 4 (2.61%) PL/SQL
7 4 (2.61%) T-SQL
7 4 (2.61%) R
8 3 (1.96%) VB.NET
8 3 (1.96%) Perl
9 2 (1.31%) Ruby
9 2 (1.31%) PHP
9 2 (1.31%) JavaScript
9 2 (1.31%) SAS Macro
9 2 (1.31%) SPARQL
10 1 (0.65%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.65%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 25 (16.34%) Degree
2 17 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 13 (8.50%) SC Cleared
4 11 (7.19%) DV Cleared
5 3 (1.96%) PhD
6 2 (1.31%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Certified Master
7 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Certified Architect
7 1 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.65%) SAS Certification
7 1 (0.65%) CCNA
7 1 (0.65%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.65%) MCSE
7 1 (0.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (11.11%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.96%) CRD IV
2 3 (1.96%) Basel II
3 2 (1.31%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.65%) vCloud
1 1 (0.65%) vSphere
1 1 (0.65%) XenServer
1 1 (0.65%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.65%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.65%) Cronacle
Systems Management
1 1 (0.65%) Zenoss
1 1 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 19 (12.42%) Oracle
1 19 (12.42%) Ab Initio
2 17 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 15 (9.80%) Tableau
4 13 (8.50%) Informatica
5 12 (7.84%) Cognos
6 9 (5.88%) Trillium
7 8 (5.23%) IBM
7 8 (5.23%) Palantir
8 7 (4.58%) Google
9 6 (3.92%) Teradata
9 6 (3.92%) SAP
10 5 (3.27%) Facebook
10 5 (3.27%) Twitter
10 5 (3.27%) MicroStrategy
11 4 (2.61%) Business Objects
11 4 (2.61%) Hyperion
11 4 (2.61%) Datanomic
11 4 (2.61%) DataFlux
12 2 (1.31%) VMware
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