The first table below looks at the demand for Trend Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Trend Analysis over the 3 months to 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Trend Analysis
Rank 579 564 579
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +15
Contract jobs citing Trend Analysis 14 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.008% 0.009%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.035% 0.011% 0.012%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 4
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£338 - £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 - £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 - £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 - £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
40505 37197 40742
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.09% 72.90% 70.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 25086 22561 23430
Average daily rate £400 £403 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1158 1066 1445
Average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £30.56
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -1.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.54 £12.50 £13.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £48.84 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%

Trend Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Trend Analysis within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 25 July 2014.

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 21 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Trend Analysis within the UK over the 3 months to 25 July 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 -17 14 £338 - 2
South East -1 8 £313 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 6 £338 -
North West -1 2 - - 1
Cheshire - 2 - -
London - 1 £450 -
Luton - - - -
Manchester - - - - 1
Surbiton - - - -
Watford - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Essex - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Middlesex - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
Bedford - - - -
Colchester - - - -
Leeds - - - -
East of England - - - -

Trend Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Trend Analysis 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 Trend Analysis.

1 9 (52.94%) Root Cause Analysis
2 8 (47.06%) Problem Management
3 7 (41.18%) ITIL
3 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
4 6 (35.29%) SC Cleared
4 6 (35.29%) OVSD
5 5 (29.41%) Windows
5 5 (29.41%) Service Management
6 4 (23.53%) BS15000
6 4 (23.53%) DV Cleared
7 3 (17.65%) Incident Management
7 3 (17.65%) VoIP
8 2 (11.76%) SLA
8 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
8 2 (11.76%) GSM
8 2 (11.76%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (11.76%) Web Services
8 2 (11.76%) Change Management
8 2 (11.76%) Wireless
8 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
8 2 (11.76%) SEO
8 2 (11.76%) Workflow
8 2 (11.76%) Advertising
8 2 (11.76%) IVR
8 2 (11.76%) Marketing
8 2 (11.76%) Degree
8 2 (11.76%) JIRA
8 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
8 2 (11.76%) Software Testing
8 2 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint

Trend Analysis
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Trend Analysis 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 Trend Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) VoIP
2 2 (11.76%) Wireless
2 2 (11.76%) GSM
3 1 (5.88%) LTE
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) JIRA
1 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
1 2 (11.76%) Advertising
1 2 (11.76%) Marketing
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Problem Manager
2 4 (23.53%) Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Test Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Network Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Team Leader
4 1 (5.88%) Information Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Problem Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Incident Manager
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Windows Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Network Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Incident Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Incident & Problem Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) IVR
1 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
1 2 (11.76%) New Media
2 1 (5.88%) NHS
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Root Cause Analysis
2 8 (47.06%) Problem Management
3 7 (41.18%) ITIL
4 5 (29.41%) Service Management
5 3 (17.65%) Incident Management
6 2 (11.76%) Analytics
6 2 (11.76%) Campaign Analysis
6 2 (11.76%) Network Design
6 2 (11.76%) Network Planning
6 2 (11.76%) Data Analysis
6 2 (11.76%) Software Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Pay per click
6 2 (11.76%) Change Management
6 2 (11.76%) SEO
6 2 (11.76%) Workflow
6 2 (11.76%) Search Engine Marketing
6 2 (11.76%) Display Advertising
6 2 (11.76%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (11.76%) Usability Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
2 6 (35.29%) SC Cleared
3 4 (23.53%) DV Cleared
4 2 (11.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) BS15000
2 2 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (35.29%) OVSD
2 2 (11.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
1 2 (11.76%) Salesforce.com
1 2 (11.76%) Google
2 1 (5.88%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 1 (5.88%) Remedy
2 1 (5.88%) VMware
2 1 (5.88%) HP
2 1 (5.88%) Citrix
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