The table below looks at the statistics for Trend Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Trend Analysis over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Trend Analysis
Rank 575 562 566
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +4
Contract jobs citing Trend Analysis 69 61 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.11% 0.096%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.14% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 28 33
Median daily rate £325 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £243 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £265 £300
% change year-on-year
+22.64% -11.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £16.00 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +8.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +8.57%

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
43957 43706 42107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 81.92% 79.33% 77.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 29196 27767 26626
Median daily rate £438 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1024 1244 1239
Median hourly rate £28.50 £29.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.72% +5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.83 £12.36 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.83 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -

Trend Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Trend Analysis as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Trend Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Trend Analysis
Daily Rate Trend

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

Trend Analysis Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Trend Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Trend Analysis within the UK over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Trend Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Trend Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Trend Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Trend Analysis
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Trend Analysis within the UK over the 3 months to 30 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +14 65 £338 +5.46% 21
South East -4 18 £322 +114.66% 7
London -5 17 £425 +13.33% 5
Hampshire +9 11 £400 +14.28% 1
South West -1 9 £325 +30.00% 1
North East - 7 - - 1
North West -12 5 £290 -9.37% 1
West Midlands -15 5 £500 +42.34% 2
Shropshire - 5 £500 -
Durham - 5 - -
Peterlee - 5 - -
Telford - 5 £500 -
Surrey -6 4 £290 - 2
Bristol - 4 £325 - 1
City of London +43 3 £408 -4.11% 1
Yorkshire -1 3 £350 +32.07% 2
Manchester -9 3 £290 -9.37% 1
Berkshire -10 3 £317 +111.50% 3
Hook - 3 £395 - 1
Staines - 3 £280 - 1
Glasgow +7 2 £161 -
Wiltshire -4 2 £313 -
Bracknell -7 2 £317 +111.50% 2
West Yorkshire -8 2 £350 +32.07% 1
Scotland -16 2 £161 - 2
Isle of Man - 2 £83 - 2
Tyne and Wear - 2 - -
Cheshire - 2 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 - -
Warrington - 2 - -

Trend Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Trend Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Trend Analysis.

1 44 (37.93%) ITIL
2 35 (30.17%) Finance
3 25 (21.55%) Service Management
4 24 (20.69%) Management Information System
4 24 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
5 22 (18.97%) Data Analysis
5 22 (18.97%) Incident Management
6 21 (18.10%) SLA
7 20 (17.24%) Windows
8 19 (16.38%) Microsoft
9 17 (14.66%) MS Excel
10 16 (13.79%) MS Office
10 16 (13.79%) Service Delivery
11 15 (12.93%) Change Management
11 15 (12.93%) Business Intelligence
11 15 (12.93%) Problem Management
12 14 (12.07%) Degree
12 14 (12.07%) SQL
12 14 (12.07%) Capacity Management
13 12 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (10.34%) Banking
14 11 (9.48%) Cisco
14 11 (9.48%) Intel Security
14 11 (9.48%) Performance Management
14 11 (9.48%) Security Cleared
15 10 (8.62%) Windows 7
15 10 (8.62%) Root Cause Analysis
15 10 (8.62%) Cyberthreat
15 10 (8.62%) ITIL Certification
16 9 (7.76%) Billing

Trend Analysis
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (6.03%) MS Exchange
1 7 (6.03%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.31%) Apache
2 5 (4.31%) WebLogic
2 5 (4.31%) WebSphere
3 4 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (3.45%) IBM Notes
4 2 (1.72%) CMS
4 2 (1.72%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.86%) IIS
5 1 (0.86%) SAS
5 1 (0.86%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.86%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.86%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 17 (14.66%) MS Excel
2 16 (13.79%) MS Office
3 7 (6.03%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.59%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (1.72%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.86%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.86%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.86%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.03%) Firewall
1 7 (6.03%) Internet
1 7 (6.03%) LAN
1 7 (6.03%) WAN
2 4 (3.45%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (3.45%) Intranet
3 3 (2.59%) VPN
4 2 (1.72%) 4G
4 2 (1.72%) Cisco ISE
4 2 (1.72%) Cisco Wireless
4 2 (1.72%) IP Telephony
4 2 (1.72%) Junos
4 2 (1.72%) Wireless
4 2 (1.72%) WLAN
5 1 (0.86%) Network Security
5 1 (0.86%) SNA
5 1 (0.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.03%) QlikView
3 5 (4.31%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (3.45%) OLAP
4 4 (3.45%) Oracle OLAP
5 3 (2.59%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.72%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.72%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.86%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.86%) DTS
7 1 (0.86%) IMS/DB
7 1 (0.86%) PerformancePoint
7 1 (0.86%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.86%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.86%) Spotfire
7 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 35 (30.17%) Finance
2 12 (10.34%) Banking
3 9 (7.76%) Billing
4 5 (4.31%) Back Office
4 5 (4.31%) Military
5 4 (3.45%) Marketing
5 4 (3.45%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.59%) Retail
7 2 (1.72%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.72%) Publishing
8 1 (0.86%) Automotive
8 1 (0.86%) Electronics
8 1 (0.86%) Legal
8 1 (0.86%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.86%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.86%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 57 (49.14%) Analyst
2 11 (9.48%) Service Analyst
3 10 (8.62%) Security Analyst
4 9 (7.76%) Operations Analyst
4 9 (7.76%) Report Analyst
5 8 (6.90%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 7 (6.03%) Administrator
7 6 (5.17%) Problem Manager
8 5 (4.31%) Data Analyst
8 5 (4.31%) Incident Manager
8 5 (4.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (4.31%) Network Engineer
9 4 (3.45%) Consultant
9 4 (3.45%) Incident and Problem Manager
9 4 (3.45%) Infrastructure Manager
9 4 (3.45%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (3.45%) Resource Planner
9 4 (3.45%) Support Analyst
9 4 (3.45%) Unix Engineer
9 4 (3.45%) WebSphere Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.31%) XML
2 2 (1.72%) RESTful
2 2 (1.72%) Web Services
3 1 (0.86%) Hibernate
3 1 (0.86%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 24 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
1 24 (20.69%) Management Information System
2 10 (8.62%) Cyberthreat
3 9 (7.76%) Statistics
4 8 (6.90%) Data Centre
5 6 (5.17%) IVR
6 3 (2.59%) Driving Licence
6 3 (2.59%) Mainframe
6 3 (2.59%) NHS
6 3 (2.59%) User Experience
7 2 (1.72%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.72%) Data Extraction
7 2 (1.72%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.72%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.86%) Applied Mathematics
8 1 (0.86%) CMDB
8 1 (0.86%) Informatics
8 1 (0.86%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.86%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 20 (17.24%) Windows
2 10 (8.62%) Windows 7
3 8 (6.90%) Unix
4 7 (6.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.59%) Windows 8
5 3 (2.59%) Windows XP
6 2 (1.72%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.86%) AIX
7 1 (0.86%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.86%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.86%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.86%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (37.93%) ITIL
2 25 (21.55%) Service Management
3 22 (18.97%) Data Analysis
3 22 (18.97%) Incident Management
4 16 (13.79%) Service Delivery
5 15 (12.93%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (12.93%) Change Management
5 15 (12.93%) Problem Management
6 14 (12.07%) Capacity Management
7 12 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (9.48%) Performance Management
9 10 (8.62%) Root Cause Analysis
10 9 (7.76%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (7.76%) Cybersecurity
11 8 (6.90%) Threat Analysis
11 8 (6.90%) Validation
12 7 (6.03%) Data Cleansing
12 7 (6.03%) Data Management
12 7 (6.03%) ITSM
13 6 (5.17%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (12.07%) SQL
2 6 (5.17%) VB
3 5 (4.31%) Java
4 2 (1.72%) C#
4 2 (1.72%) VBScript
5 1 (0.86%) Assembly Language
5 1 (0.86%) C
5 1 (0.86%) C++
5 1 (0.86%) COBOL
5 1 (0.86%) JCL
5 1 (0.86%) MATLAB
5 1 (0.86%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.86%) R
5 1 (0.86%) REXX
5 1 (0.86%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.86%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.86%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (12.07%) Degree
2 11 (9.48%) Security Cleared
3 10 (8.62%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (6.90%) DV Cleared
5 7 (6.03%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (6.03%) MCSE
5 7 (6.03%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (4.31%) MCP
6 5 (4.31%) SC Cleared
7 4 (3.45%) CCIE
7 4 (3.45%) CISSP
8 3 (2.59%) CCNP
8 3 (2.59%) Chartered Engineer
8 3 (2.59%) JNCIA
8 3 (2.59%) JNCIE
8 3 (2.59%) JNCIP
8 3 (2.59%) JNCIS
8 3 (2.59%) MCITP
8 3 (2.59%) MCSA
9 1 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (18.10%) SLA
2 4 (3.45%) QA
3 3 (2.59%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (6.03%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.59%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.59%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (2.59%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (7.76%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (3.45%) SCCM
3 3 (2.59%) DameWare
3 3 (2.59%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (1.72%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.72%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (1.72%) Oracle Identity Management
5 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (0.86%) Puppet
5 1 (0.86%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (16.38%) Microsoft
2 11 (9.48%) Cisco
2 11 (9.48%) Intel Security
3 9 (7.76%) HP
3 9 (7.76%) Oracle
3 9 (7.76%) Remedy
4 8 (6.90%) Lumension
5 6 (5.17%) VMware
6 5 (4.31%) Pega
7 4 (3.45%) Lotus
7 4 (3.45%) Trustwave
8 3 (2.59%) Juniper
8 3 (2.59%) ServiceNow
9 2 (1.72%) ArcSight
9 2 (1.72%) Avaya
9 2 (1.72%) Citrix
9 2 (1.72%) Nortel
9 2 (1.72%) SolarWinds
9 2 (1.72%) Symantec
9 2 (1.72%) Tandberg
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