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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Trend Analysis
Rank 578 559 524
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -35
Contract jobs citing Trend Analysis 72 96 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.16% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.20% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 44 67
Median daily rate £388 £330 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.42% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £115 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £469 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £325 £311
% change year-on-year
+19.23% +4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 4
Median hourly rate £30.00 £16.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £16.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.80 £29.20 £16.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.25 £32.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-19.23% +132.14%

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
44886 46891 44206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.74% 80.24% 78.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 29645 30456 27407
Median daily rate £438 £425 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.06% +5.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £596 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1108 1266 1195
Median hourly rate £29.00 £30.76 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.72% +33.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £52.17 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +30.16%

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 August 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 August 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 August 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 -28 68 £388 +18.32% 9
South East +14 29 £475 +47.51% 2
London -37 22 £355 -2.06% 3
Hampshire +12 10 £475 - 1
West Sussex - 8 - -
Horsham - 8 - -
Yorkshire +2 5 £260 -22.96% 1
Surrey 0 5 £475 +5.55%
Berkshire -1 5 £317 +6.19% 1
Staines - 4 - -
Leeds +6 3 £260 -30.66%
North West +4 3 £120 -70.90% 1
West Yorkshire +2 3 £260 -25.71% 1
Fareham -12 3 £475 -
Bracknell -13 3 £313 +10.13%
Winchester - 3 £513 -
East of England - 3 £400 -
Reading +12 2 £388 - 1
South West +10 2 - - 1
Scotland +10 2 £85 -82.10% 1
East Midlands -1 2 £500 +66.66%
Manchester -9 2 - - 1
West Midlands -31 2 £413 +26.92% 1
Dorset - 2 - -
Shropshire - 2 £413 - 1
Bedford - 2 £400 -
Poole - 2 - -
Portsmouth - 2 - -
Telford - 2 £413 - 1
Isle of Man - 2 £116 -

Trend Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 37 (26.43%) ITIL
2 30 (21.43%) Service Management
2 30 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (20.00%) Finance
3 28 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 25 (17.86%) SLA
5 23 (16.43%) Change Management
6 21 (15.00%) People Management
6 21 (15.00%) Capacity Management
7 19 (13.57%) HP
8 17 (12.14%) Microsoft
9 16 (11.43%) Cisco
9 16 (11.43%) Unix
9 16 (11.43%) Banking
10 15 (10.71%) Management Information System
10 15 (10.71%) MS Excel
10 15 (10.71%) Problem Management
11 14 (10.00%) Performance Management
11 14 (10.00%) Windows
11 14 (10.00%) Service Delivery
11 14 (10.00%) Degree
12 13 (9.29%) Project Management
12 13 (9.29%) Root Cause Analysis
13 12 (8.57%) High Availability
13 12 (8.57%) Security Cleared
13 12 (8.57%) Cisco Certification
13 12 (8.57%) Intel Security
13 12 (8.57%) MS Office
14 11 (7.86%) Data Analysis
14 11 (7.86%) Cybersecurity

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 (5.00%) WebSphere
2 6 (4.29%) MS Exchange
3 5 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (3.57%) IBM Notes
3 5 (3.57%) OpenStack
4 4 (2.86%) Apache
4 4 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (2.86%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.86%) WebLogic
5 3 (2.14%) CMS
6 2 (1.43%) Apache Solr
6 2 (1.43%) Apache Spark
6 2 (1.43%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.43%) WebSphere Portal
7 1 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.71%) IIS
7 1 (0.71%) SAS
7 1 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.71%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.71%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 15 (10.71%) MS Excel
2 12 (8.57%) MS Office
3 7 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.43%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.71%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (2.14%) HFM
2 1 (0.71%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.00%) IaaS
1 7 (5.00%) PaaS
2 2 (1.43%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.43%) SaaS
3 1 (0.71%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (0.71%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (0.71%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.14%) Firewall
2 9 (6.43%) Internet
3 7 (5.00%) LAN
3 7 (5.00%) WAN
4 6 (4.29%) DNS
5 5 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (1.43%) Cisco ISE
6 2 (1.43%) Cisco Wireless
6 2 (1.43%) Intranet
6 2 (1.43%) IP Telephony
6 2 (1.43%) SNA
6 2 (1.43%) VPN
6 2 (1.43%) Wireless
6 2 (1.43%) WLAN
7 1 (0.71%) DHCP
7 1 (0.71%) DMZ
7 1 (0.71%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.71%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.71%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.71%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.57%) QlikView
2 5 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.14%) Essbase
3 3 (2.14%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.43%) Hadoop
4 2 (1.43%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.71%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.71%) Cognos Report Studio
5 1 (0.71%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.71%) DB2
5 1 (0.71%) DTS
5 1 (0.71%) IMS/DB
5 1 (0.71%) MySQL
5 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.71%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.71%) Spotfire
5 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (4.29%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.71%) Gerrit
3 1 (0.71%) GitLab
3 1 (0.71%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.71%) JIRA
3 1 (0.71%) Xcode
General
1 28 (20.00%) Finance
2 16 (11.43%) Banking
3 5 (3.57%) Military
3 5 (3.57%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.14%) Marketing
5 2 (1.43%) Back Office
5 2 (1.43%) Publishing
6 1 (0.71%) Automotive
6 1 (0.71%) Electronics
6 1 (0.71%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.71%) Games
6 1 (0.71%) Legal
6 1 (0.71%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.71%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.71%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 47 (33.57%) Analyst
2 19 (13.57%) Administrator
3 10 (7.14%) Architect
4 9 (6.43%) Security Analyst
5 8 (5.71%) Operations Analyst
5 8 (5.71%) Service Analyst
6 7 (5.00%) Problem Manager
6 7 (5.00%) Report Analyst
7 6 (4.29%) Incident Manager
7 6 (4.29%) Infrastructure Manager
8 5 (3.57%) AIX Administrator
8 5 (3.57%) Consultant
8 5 (3.57%) HP Storage Administrator
8 5 (3.57%) Storage Administrator
8 5 (3.57%) Support Analyst
9 4 (2.86%) Data Analyst
9 4 (2.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (2.86%) Network Engineer
9 4 (2.86%) Principal Architect
9 4 (2.86%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.57%) ELK Stack
1 5 (3.57%) XML
2 3 (2.14%) Web Services
3 2 (1.43%) Middleware
4 1 (0.71%) Hibernate
4 1 (0.71%) RESTful
4 1 (0.71%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 30 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (10.71%) Management Information System
3 9 (6.43%) Cyberthreat
4 6 (4.29%) Data Centre
4 6 (4.29%) Statistics
5 5 (3.57%) IVR
6 4 (2.86%) Mainframe
7 3 (2.14%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.14%) Smart Meter
8 2 (1.43%) Security Operations Centre
8 2 (1.43%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (1.43%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.71%) Clustering
9 1 (0.71%) CMDB
9 1 (0.71%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.71%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.71%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.71%) SWIFT
9 1 (0.71%) User Experience
9 1 (0.71%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 16 (11.43%) Unix
2 14 (10.00%) Windows
3 9 (6.43%) Windows 7
4 7 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (4.29%) AIX
5 6 (4.29%) Linux
6 3 (2.14%) HPUX
7 1 (0.71%) CentOS
7 1 (0.71%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.71%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.71%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.71%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.71%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.71%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.71%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (26.43%) ITIL
2 30 (21.43%) Service Management
3 28 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 23 (16.43%) Change Management
5 21 (15.00%) Capacity Management
5 21 (15.00%) People Management
6 15 (10.71%) Problem Management
7 14 (10.00%) Performance Management
7 14 (10.00%) Service Delivery
8 13 (9.29%) Project Management
8 13 (9.29%) Root Cause Analysis
9 12 (8.57%) High Availability
10 11 (7.86%) Cybersecurity
10 11 (7.86%) Data Analysis
11 9 (6.43%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (6.43%) Threat Analysis
12 8 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
12 8 (5.71%) Coaching
12 8 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (6.43%) SQL
2 8 (5.71%) Python
3 4 (2.86%) VB
4 3 (2.14%) R
5 2 (1.43%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.43%) Java
5 2 (1.43%) Perl
5 2 (1.43%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.43%) VBA
6 1 (0.71%) Assembly Language
6 1 (0.71%) C
6 1 (0.71%) C++
6 1 (0.71%) COBOL
6 1 (0.71%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.71%) JCL
6 1 (0.71%) MATLAB
6 1 (0.71%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.71%) REXX
6 1 (0.71%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (10.00%) Degree
2 12 (8.57%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (8.57%) Security Cleared
3 8 (5.71%) CCIE
4 6 (4.29%) Chartered Engineer
4 6 (4.29%) DV Cleared
4 6 (4.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (3.57%) MBA
5 5 (3.57%) MCSE
6 4 (2.86%) MCP
6 4 (2.86%) SC Cleared
7 3 (2.14%) CCNP
8 2 (1.43%) CCDE
8 2 (1.43%) CISSP
9 1 (0.71%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.71%) GCFE
9 1 (0.71%) GCIA
9 1 (0.71%) MCSA
9 1 (0.71%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (17.86%) SLA
2 4 (2.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.43%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.43%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.43%) QA
4 1 (0.71%) ISO 8583
4 1 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (4.29%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.57%) Ceph
2 5 (3.57%) PowerHA
2 5 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.86%) Virtual Desktop
4 3 (2.14%) Firmware
4 3 (2.14%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (2.14%) vSphere
5 2 (1.43%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.43%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.71%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (7.14%) McAfee ePO
2 6 (4.29%) Ansible
2 6 (4.29%) Puppet
3 5 (3.57%) Kibana
3 5 (3.57%) logstash
4 4 (2.86%) SCCM
5 3 (2.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (1.43%) Backup Exec
6 2 (1.43%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.71%) Casper Suite
7 1 (0.71%) DameWare
7 1 (0.71%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (0.71%) Oracle Identity Management
7 1 (0.71%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (13.57%) HP
2 17 (12.14%) Microsoft
3 16 (11.43%) Cisco
4 12 (8.57%) Intel Security
5 9 (6.43%) IBM
5 9 (6.43%) Lumension
6 8 (5.71%) Remedy
7 7 (5.00%) Oracle
8 6 (4.29%) VMware
9 5 (3.57%) 3PAR
9 5 (3.57%) Lotus
9 5 (3.57%) Trustwave
10 4 (2.86%) Pega
11 3 (2.14%) Hyperion
11 3 (2.14%) ServiceNow
12 2 (1.43%) Adobe
12 2 (1.43%) ArcSight
12 2 (1.43%) Nortel
12 2 (1.43%) Riverbed
12 2 (1.43%) SolarWinds
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