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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Trend Analysis
Rank 559 564 553
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -11
Contract jobs citing Trend Analysis 83 69 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.12% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.15% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 29 44
Median daily rate £325 £320 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £250 £166
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £290 £300
% change year-on-year
+12.06% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 1
Median hourly rate £26.25 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.15% +8.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+18.42% +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
43607 44569 42344
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.20% 79.56% 78.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 29001 28695 26629
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 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1027 1203 1227
Median hourly rate £28.00 £29.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £12.45 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £50.00 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.69%

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 25 June 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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Trend Analysis within the UK over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

Trend Analysis Hourly Rate Histogram 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 25 June 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
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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 +10 76 £360 +12.50% 19
London +3 23 £400 +18.95% 6
South East +13 22 £388 +64.89% 2
Hampshire +13 11 £475 +35.71% 1
South West +9 10 £325 +8.33% 1
Surrey -6 7 £300 - 1
West Midlands -14 6 £500 +48.14% 6
Shropshire - 6 £500 -
Staines - 6 £290 -
Telford - 6 £500 -
Yorkshire 0 5 £260 -1.88%
North West -8 5 £290 -27.04% 2
Berkshire -7 4 £317 +111.50%
Bristol - 4 £325 - 1
Isle of Man - 4 £96 -
North East - 4 - - 1
Bracknell -2 3 £313 +108.33%
Manchester -8 3 £290 -27.04%
Scotland -15 3 £161 -66.05% 3
Hook - 3 £395 - 1
Poole - 3 - -
Fareham - 3 £475 -
Dorset - 3 - -
City of London +31 2 £450 +5.88% 1
Glasgow +1 2 £161 - 1
West Yorkshire -7 2 £260 -1.88%
Wiltshire -8 2 £313 -
Leeds -11 2 £260 -1.88%
Tyne and Wear - 2 - -
Durham - 2 - -

Trend Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 47 (34.31%) ITIL
2 38 (27.74%) Finance
3 29 (21.17%) Service Management
4 27 (19.71%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (16.79%) Incident Management
6 20 (14.60%) Management Information System
6 20 (14.60%) Windows
6 20 (14.60%) MS Excel
6 20 (14.60%) SLA
6 20 (14.60%) Microsoft
7 19 (13.87%) Capacity Management
8 18 (13.14%) Degree
8 18 (13.14%) Data Analysis
9 17 (12.41%) Cisco
9 17 (12.41%) MS Office
10 16 (11.68%) Service Delivery
10 16 (11.68%) Change Management
11 15 (10.95%) Problem Management
12 14 (10.22%) SQL
13 13 (9.49%) Business Intelligence
13 13 (9.49%) Banking
13 13 (9.49%) Performance Management
14 12 (8.76%) Security Cleared
14 12 (8.76%) Stakeholder Management
14 12 (8.76%) Unix
14 12 (8.76%) Cisco Certification
15 11 (8.03%) Intel Security
15 11 (8.03%) People Management
16 10 (7.30%) Root Cause Analysis
16 10 (7.30%) Windows 7

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 (5.11%) MS Exchange
1 7 (5.11%) WebSphere
2 6 (4.38%) SharePoint
3 5 (3.65%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (3.65%) OpenStack
4 4 (2.92%) Apache
4 4 (2.92%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (2.92%) IBM Notes
4 4 (2.92%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.46%) Apache Solr
5 2 (1.46%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.46%) CMS
5 2 (1.46%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.46%) WebSphere Portal
6 1 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.73%) IIS
6 1 (0.73%) SAS
6 1 (0.73%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.73%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.73%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 20 (14.60%) MS Excel
2 17 (12.41%) MS Office
3 9 (6.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.19%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (1.46%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.73%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.65%) IaaS
1 5 (3.65%) PaaS
2 1 (0.73%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.30%) Internet
2 9 (6.57%) Firewall
2 9 (6.57%) LAN
2 9 (6.57%) WAN
3 6 (4.38%) DNS
4 4 (2.92%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (2.92%) Intranet
5 3 (2.19%) VPN
6 2 (1.46%) 4G
6 2 (1.46%) Cisco ISE
6 2 (1.46%) Cisco Wireless
6 2 (1.46%) IP Telephony
6 2 (1.46%) Junos
6 2 (1.46%) Wireless
6 2 (1.46%) WLAN
7 1 (0.73%) DHCP
7 1 (0.73%) Network Security
7 1 (0.73%) Skype
7 1 (0.73%) SNA
7 1 (0.73%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (7.30%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.11%) QlikView
3 5 (3.65%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.92%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (2.19%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.19%) OLAP
5 3 (2.19%) Oracle OLAP
5 3 (2.19%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.46%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.46%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.46%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.46%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.73%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.73%) DB2
7 1 (0.73%) DTS
7 1 (0.73%) MySQL
7 1 (0.73%) PerformancePoint
7 1 (0.73%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.73%) Spotfire
7 1 (0.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (3.65%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.46%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.73%) JIRA
3 1 (0.73%) Xcode
General
1 38 (27.74%) Finance
2 13 (9.49%) Banking
3 7 (5.11%) Billing
4 5 (3.65%) Military
5 4 (2.92%) Back Office
5 4 (2.92%) Marketing
5 4 (2.92%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.19%) Retail
7 2 (1.46%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.46%) Publishing
8 1 (0.73%) Automotive
8 1 (0.73%) Electronics
8 1 (0.73%) Legal
8 1 (0.73%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.73%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.73%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 58 (42.34%) Analyst
2 12 (8.76%) Administrator
2 12 (8.76%) Service Analyst
3 10 (7.30%) Operations Analyst
3 10 (7.30%) Security Analyst
4 9 (6.57%) Report Analyst
5 7 (5.11%) Architect
5 7 (5.11%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 5 (3.65%) AIX Administrator
6 5 (3.65%) Consultant
6 5 (3.65%) Data Analyst
6 5 (3.65%) Incident Manager
6 5 (3.65%) Network Engineer
6 5 (3.65%) Principal Architect
6 5 (3.65%) Problem Manager
7 4 (2.92%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (2.92%) IT Analyst
7 4 (2.92%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (2.92%) Resource Planner
7 4 (2.92%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.65%) ELK Stack
1 5 (3.65%) XML
2 4 (2.92%) Web Services
3 2 (1.46%) Middleware
3 2 (1.46%) RESTful
4 1 (0.73%) Hibernate
4 1 (0.73%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 27 (19.71%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (14.60%) Management Information System
3 10 (7.30%) Cyberthreat
3 10 (7.30%) Statistics
4 9 (6.57%) Data Centre
5 6 (4.38%) IVR
6 3 (2.19%) Mainframe
6 3 (2.19%) Smart Meter
7 2 (1.46%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.46%) Data Extraction
7 2 (1.46%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.46%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.46%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.46%) NHS
7 2 (1.46%) User Experience
7 2 (1.46%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.46%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.73%) Applied Mathematics
8 1 (0.73%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.73%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 20 (14.60%) Windows
2 12 (8.76%) Unix
3 10 (7.30%) Windows 7
4 7 (5.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (4.38%) AIX
6 5 (3.65%) Linux
7 3 (2.19%) Windows 8
7 3 (2.19%) Windows XP
8 2 (1.46%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.73%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.73%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.73%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.73%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (34.31%) ITIL
2 29 (21.17%) Service Management
3 23 (16.79%) Incident Management
4 19 (13.87%) Capacity Management
5 18 (13.14%) Data Analysis
6 16 (11.68%) Change Management
6 16 (11.68%) Service Delivery
7 15 (10.95%) Problem Management
8 13 (9.49%) Business Intelligence
8 13 (9.49%) Performance Management
9 12 (8.76%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (8.03%) People Management
11 10 (7.30%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (7.30%) Root Cause Analysis
12 9 (6.57%) Cybersecurity
12 9 (6.57%) High Availability
12 9 (6.57%) Project Management
13 8 (5.84%) Continuous Improvement
13 8 (5.84%) Threat Analysis
14 6 (4.38%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 14 (10.22%) SQL
2 7 (5.11%) Python
3 6 (4.38%) VB
4 5 (3.65%) Java
5 3 (2.19%) R
6 2 (1.46%) C#
6 2 (1.46%) VBScript
7 1 (0.73%) Assembly Language
7 1 (0.73%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.73%) C
7 1 (0.73%) C++
7 1 (0.73%) COBOL
7 1 (0.73%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.73%) JCL
7 1 (0.73%) MATLAB
7 1 (0.73%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.73%) REXX
7 1 (0.73%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.73%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.73%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (13.14%) Degree
2 12 (8.76%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (8.76%) Security Cleared
3 9 (6.57%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (5.84%) DV Cleared
4 8 (5.84%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (5.11%) CCIE
5 7 (5.11%) MCSE
6 6 (4.38%) Chartered Engineer
6 6 (4.38%) SC Cleared
7 5 (3.65%) MCP
8 4 (2.92%) CISSP
8 4 (2.92%) MBA
9 3 (2.19%) CCNP
9 3 (2.19%) JNCIA
9 3 (2.19%) JNCIE
9 3 (2.19%) JNCIP
9 3 (2.19%) JNCIS
9 3 (2.19%) MCITP
9 3 (2.19%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (14.60%) SLA
2 3 (2.19%) QA
3 2 (1.46%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.46%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (5.84%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.65%) Ceph
2 5 (3.65%) PowerHA
2 5 (3.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.92%) Virtual Desktop
4 3 (2.19%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.19%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (2.19%) vSphere
5 2 (1.46%) Firmware
6 1 (0.73%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (6.57%) McAfee ePO
2 5 (3.65%) Ansible
2 5 (3.65%) Kibana
2 5 (3.65%) logstash
2 5 (3.65%) Puppet
3 4 (2.92%) SCCM
4 3 (2.19%) DameWare
4 3 (2.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (1.46%) Backup Exec
5 2 (1.46%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (1.46%) Oracle Identity Management
6 1 (0.73%) Casper Suite
6 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (0.73%) SCOM
Vendors
1 20 (14.60%) Microsoft
2 17 (12.41%) Cisco
3 11 (8.03%) Intel Security
4 10 (7.30%) Oracle
5 9 (6.57%) HP
6 8 (5.84%) IBM
6 8 (5.84%) Lumension
6 8 (5.84%) Remedy
7 6 (4.38%) VMware
8 5 (3.65%) ServiceNow
9 4 (2.92%) Lotus
9 4 (2.92%) Pega
9 4 (2.92%) Trustwave
10 3 (2.19%) Juniper
11 2 (1.46%) Adobe
11 2 (1.46%) Avaya
11 2 (1.46%) Citrix
11 2 (1.46%) Nortel
11 2 (1.46%) SolarWinds
11 2 (1.46%) Symantec
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