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 2 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Trend Analysis
Rank 575 560 582
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +22
Contract jobs citing Trend Analysis 66 75 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.13% 0.087%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.17% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 38 23
Median daily rate £325 £320 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £243 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £275 £291
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -5.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Median hourly rate £15.00 £19.00 £16.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% +12.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £19.00 £16.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.40 £19.00 £17.37
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £19.00 £16.83
% change year-on-year
-21.05% +12.87%

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
45487 44731 42956
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 81.61% 78.86% 77.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 30072 27893 26816
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 £551
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1054 1299 1233
Median hourly rate £34.50 £29.41 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.30% -1.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.78 £12.35 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £47.83 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

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 2 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 2 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
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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 -7 64 £325 +1.56% 15
South East -10 19 £360 +20.00% 5
London -37 19 £400 +6.66% 6
Hampshire +11 13 £400 +3.22%
South West +4 7 £325 - 3
North West -1 6 £300 +0.84%
City of London +33 5 £345 -18.82% 2
Yorkshire 0 5 £350 +32.07%
North East - 5 - -
Durham - 5 - -
Peterlee - 5 - -
West Yorkshire -4 4 £350 +32.07%
Surrey -15 4 £290 +1.75% 1
Manchester -3 3 £290 -2.52%
Leeds -10 3 - -
Staines - 3 £280 -
Hook - 3 £395 -
Bristol - 3 £325 - 2
West Midlands -20 2 £500 +48.14% 1
Shropshire - 2 £500 -
Wiltshire - 2 £313 -
Cheshire - 2 - -
Telford - 2 £500 -
Swindon - 2 £313 -
Southampton - 2 £395 -
Winchester - 2 £538 -
Bromley - 2 £425 -
Warrington - 2 - -
Glasgow +6 1 £238 -
Berkshire +1 1 - -

Trend Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 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 42 (36.21%) ITIL
2 36 (31.03%) Finance
3 25 (21.55%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (19.83%) MS Excel
4 23 (19.83%) Microsoft
4 23 (19.83%) Management Information System
5 22 (18.97%) SLA
6 21 (18.10%) Service Management
7 20 (17.24%) Data Analysis
8 19 (16.38%) Incident Management
8 19 (16.38%) Degree
9 18 (15.52%) Problem Management
9 18 (15.52%) Windows
10 16 (13.79%) MS Office
10 16 (13.79%) Change Management
11 15 (12.93%) SQL
11 15 (12.93%) Service Delivery
12 13 (11.21%) MS PowerPoint
12 13 (11.21%) Root Cause Analysis
13 12 (10.34%) Security Cleared
13 12 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
14 11 (9.48%) ITIL Certification
14 11 (9.48%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (9.48%) Banking
14 11 (9.48%) Performance Management
14 11 (9.48%) Capacity Management
15 10 (8.62%) Cyberthreat
15 10 (8.62%) Billing
15 10 (8.62%) Statistics
15 10 (8.62%) Cisco

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 4 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (3.45%) IBM Notes
3 3 (2.59%) Apache
3 3 (2.59%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.72%) CMS
4 2 (1.72%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.72%) WebSphere
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 23 (19.83%) MS Excel
2 16 (13.79%) MS Office
3 13 (11.21%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.59%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (1.72%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.86%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.86%) HFM
1 1 (0.86%) Hyperion Planning
1 1 (0.86%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.86%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.90%) Internet
2 7 (6.03%) LAN
2 7 (6.03%) WAN
3 5 (4.31%) Firewall
3 5 (4.31%) Intranet
4 3 (2.59%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (2.59%) Cisco ISE
4 3 (2.59%) Cisco Wireless
4 3 (2.59%) IP Telephony
4 3 (2.59%) VPN
4 3 (2.59%) Wireless
4 3 (2.59%) WLAN
5 2 (1.72%) 4G
5 2 (1.72%) Junos
6 1 (0.86%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.86%) Network Security
6 1 (0.86%) SNA
6 1 (0.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.31%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (4.31%) QlikView
2 5 (4.31%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.45%) OLAP
3 4 (3.45%) Oracle OLAP
4 3 (2.59%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (1.72%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (1.72%) MS Access
5 2 (1.72%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.72%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.86%) Essbase
6 1 (0.86%) IMS/DB
6 1 (0.86%) PerformancePoint
6 1 (0.86%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.86%) Spotfire
6 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 36 (31.03%) Finance
2 11 (9.48%) Banking
3 10 (8.62%) Billing
4 6 (5.17%) Military
5 5 (4.31%) Back Office
6 4 (3.45%) Retail
7 3 (2.59%) Marketing
7 3 (2.59%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.72%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.72%) Publishing
9 1 (0.86%) Automotive
9 1 (0.86%) Legal
9 1 (0.86%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.86%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.86%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 57 (49.14%) Analyst
2 10 (8.62%) Security Analyst
2 10 (8.62%) Service Analyst
3 8 (6.90%) Problem Manager
4 7 (6.03%) Incident Manager
5 6 (5.17%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 6 (5.17%) Consultant
5 6 (5.17%) Incident and Problem Manager
5 6 (5.17%) Network Engineer
5 6 (5.17%) Report Analyst
6 5 (4.31%) Administrator
6 5 (4.31%) Data Analyst
6 5 (4.31%) Financial Analyst
6 5 (4.31%) Operations Analyst
7 4 (3.45%) Architect
7 4 (3.45%) Coordinator
7 4 (3.45%) Infrastructure Manager
7 4 (3.45%) Resource Planner
7 4 (3.45%) Support Analyst
8 3 (2.59%) Resource Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.72%) RESTful
1 2 (1.72%) Web Services
1 2 (1.72%) XML
2 1 (0.86%) Hibernate
2 1 (0.86%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 25 (21.55%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (19.83%) Management Information System
3 10 (8.62%) Cyberthreat
3 10 (8.62%) Statistics
4 9 (7.76%) Data Centre
5 6 (5.17%) IVR
6 4 (3.45%) Driving Licence
6 4 (3.45%) NHS
6 4 (3.45%) User Experience
7 3 (2.59%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.59%) Mainframe
7 3 (2.59%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (1.72%) Data Extraction
8 2 (1.72%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.86%) Health Informatics
9 1 (0.86%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.86%) Social Media
9 1 (0.86%) SWIFT
9 1 (0.86%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 18 (15.52%) Windows
2 8 (6.90%) Windows 7
3 5 (4.31%) Unix
3 5 (4.31%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.59%) Windows 8
4 3 (2.59%) Windows XP
5 2 (1.72%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.86%) AIX
6 1 (0.86%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.86%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.86%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (36.21%) ITIL
2 21 (18.10%) Service Management
3 20 (17.24%) Data Analysis
4 19 (16.38%) Incident Management
5 18 (15.52%) Problem Management
6 16 (13.79%) Change Management
7 15 (12.93%) Service Delivery
8 13 (11.21%) Root Cause Analysis
9 12 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (9.48%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (9.48%) Capacity Management
10 11 (9.48%) Performance Management
11 9 (7.76%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (7.76%) Cybersecurity
12 8 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (6.90%) Threat Analysis
12 8 (6.90%) Validation
13 7 (6.03%) Data Cleansing
13 7 (6.03%) Data Management
13 7 (6.03%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 15 (12.93%) SQL
2 5 (4.31%) Java
3 3 (2.59%) VB
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 19 (16.38%) Degree
2 12 (10.34%) Security Cleared
3 11 (9.48%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (6.90%) SC Cleared
5 7 (6.03%) MCSE
5 7 (6.03%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (5.17%) DV Cleared
7 5 (4.31%) MCP
8 4 (3.45%) CCIE
8 4 (3.45%) CCNP
8 4 (3.45%) CISSP
9 3 (2.59%) Chartered Engineer
9 3 (2.59%) JNCIA
9 3 (2.59%) JNCIE
9 3 (2.59%) JNCIP
9 3 (2.59%) JNCIS
9 3 (2.59%) MCITP
9 3 (2.59%) MCSA
10 1 (0.86%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (18.97%) SLA
2 4 (3.45%) Data Quality
2 4 (3.45%) QA
3 3 (2.59%) Def Stans
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 7 (6.03%) 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 23 (19.83%) Microsoft
2 10 (8.62%) Cisco
2 10 (8.62%) Oracle
3 9 (7.76%) Intel Security
4 7 (6.03%) HP
4 7 (6.03%) Remedy
5 6 (5.17%) Lumension
5 6 (5.17%) VMware
6 4 (3.45%) Lotus
6 4 (3.45%) Trustwave
7 3 (2.59%) Avaya
7 3 (2.59%) Juniper
7 3 (2.59%) Nortel
7 3 (2.59%) SolarWinds
7 3 (2.59%) Tandberg
8 2 (1.72%) Citrix
8 2 (1.72%) Pega
8 2 (1.72%) ServiceNow
8 2 (1.72%) Symantec
8 2 (1.72%) webMethods
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