The table below looks at the statistics for Analytics skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Analytics over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analytics
Rank 78 46 76
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +30
Contract jobs citing Analytics 32 64 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.40% 2.96% 1.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.07% 4.27% 2.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 38 18
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£363 £425 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.70% +11.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £275 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £465 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £368 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.84% -2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £36.50 - £45.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.99 £27.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-18.57% +54.28%
Analytics
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1545 1498 1374
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 67.76% 69.32% 68.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 923 827 667
Average daily rate £375 £350 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 74 114
Average hourly rate £25.00 £26.50 £32.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% -17.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.45 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £45.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Analytics across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Analytics Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Analytics
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Analytics across the West Midlands region.

Analytics Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Analytics
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analytics across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Analytics Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Analytics
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Analytics across the West Midlands region.

Analytics Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Analytics
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analytics within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
Coventry -1 10 £325 -31.57% 1
Warwickshire -8 6 £338 +12.50%
Solihull 0 4 £498 +60.48% 5
Birmingham -18 1 - - 1
Walsall - - - -
Herefordshire - - - -
Staffordshire - - - - 4
Analytics
England

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Analytics 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 Analytics.

1 27 (42.19%) Business Intelligence
2 23 (35.94%) Finance
3 16 (25.00%) SQL
4 14 (21.88%) Marketing
4 14 (21.88%) Hadoop
4 14 (21.88%) Big Data
5 13 (20.31%) MS Excel
6 12 (18.75%) SAP
6 12 (18.75%) Data Modelling
6 12 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (17.19%) Data Analytics
8 10 (15.63%) Informatica
9 9 (14.06%) Retail
9 9 (14.06%) Predictive Analytics
9 9 (14.06%) Enterprise Architecture
10 8 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (12.50%) Service Management
10 8 (12.50%) Microsoft
10 8 (12.50%) Oracle
10 8 (12.50%) SAS
11 7 (10.94%) MS Office
11 7 (10.94%) VBA
11 7 (10.94%) Data Mining
11 7 (10.94%) ETL
11 7 (10.94%) MS Visio
11 7 (10.94%) Service Delivery
11 7 (10.94%) SEO
11 7 (10.94%) Statistics
11 7 (10.94%) Degree
11 7 (10.94%) Netezza

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Analytics 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 Analytics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (12.50%) SAS
2 3 (4.69%) Apache Spark
3 2 (3.13%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.13%) CMS
3 2 (3.13%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.56%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 13 (20.31%) MS Excel
2 7 (10.94%) MS Visio
2 7 (10.94%) MS Office
3 5 (7.81%) SPSS
3 5 (7.81%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.56%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (6.25%) Google Analytics
1 4 (6.25%) Hyperion Planning
2 2 (3.13%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (3.13%) CA Clarity
3 1 (1.56%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (1.56%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.38%) Internet
2 2 (3.13%) WAN
2 2 (3.13%) Wireless
2 2 (3.13%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.56%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (1.56%) Wireless Security
3 1 (1.56%) FCoE
3 1 (1.56%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (1.56%) NetScaler
3 1 (1.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (1.56%) IPsec
3 1 (1.56%) VPN
3 1 (1.56%) IPv6
3 1 (1.56%) MPLS
3 1 (1.56%) OSPF
3 1 (1.56%) BGP
3 1 (1.56%) EIGRP
3 1 (1.56%) Firewall
3 1 (1.56%) LAN
3 1 (1.56%) Packet Switching
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (21.88%) Hadoop
1 14 (21.88%) Big Data
2 7 (10.94%) MarkLogic
2 7 (10.94%) Data Mining
3 6 (9.38%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (9.38%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 4 (6.25%) SQL Server
4 4 (6.25%) MS Access
4 4 (6.25%) Essbase
5 3 (4.69%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (4.69%) Base SAS
5 3 (4.69%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (4.69%) Oracle BI EE
5 3 (4.69%) Apache Hive
6 2 (3.13%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.13%) RDBMS
6 2 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (3.13%) PowerCenter
7 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (1.56%) JIRA
1 1 (1.56%) Hudson
General
1 23 (35.94%) Finance
2 14 (21.88%) Marketing
3 9 (14.06%) Retail
4 3 (4.69%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.13%) Automotive
6 1 (1.56%) Banking
6 1 (1.56%) Billing
6 1 (1.56%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.56%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 24 (37.50%) Analyst
2 16 (25.00%) Architect
3 12 (18.75%) Data Analyst
4 7 (10.94%) Enterprise Architect
4 7 (10.94%) Project Manager
5 5 (7.81%) Data Architect
5 5 (7.81%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 4 (6.25%) Service Analyst
6 4 (6.25%) Developer
6 4 (6.25%) Service Management Analyst
6 4 (6.25%) Big Data Architect
7 3 (4.69%) Report Analyst
8 2 (3.13%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (3.13%) Security Engineer
8 2 (3.13%) Delivery Manager
8 2 (3.13%) Senior Data Analyst
8 2 (3.13%) Data Manager
8 2 (3.13%) Consultant
8 2 (3.13%) Administrator
8 2 (3.13%) Information Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.25%) MDX
2 3 (4.69%) HTML
3 2 (3.13%) Web Services
3 2 (3.13%) XML
4 1 (1.56%) Middleware
4 1 (1.56%) .NET
4 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.56%) CSS
4 1 (1.56%) jQuery
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (1.56%) HTML5
4 1 (1.56%) OSGi
4 1 (1.56%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.94%) Statistics
1 7 (10.94%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.38%) Computer Science
3 5 (7.81%) Mathematics
3 5 (7.81%) Open Source
4 3 (4.69%) Smart Meter
5 2 (3.13%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.13%) Data Structures
5 2 (3.13%) User Experience
6 1 (1.56%) PMI
6 1 (1.56%) Social Media
6 1 (1.56%) iPad
6 1 (1.56%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.56%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.56%) Economics
6 1 (1.56%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.56%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.13%) Windows
1 2 (3.13%) Linux
2 1 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (42.19%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (18.75%) Data Modelling
2 12 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (17.19%) Data Analytics
4 9 (14.06%) Enterprise Architecture
4 9 (14.06%) Predictive Analytics
5 8 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (12.50%) Service Management
6 7 (10.94%) Service Delivery
6 7 (10.94%) ETL
6 7 (10.94%) SEO
6 7 (10.94%) Data Architecture
7 6 (9.38%) Project Management
7 6 (9.38%) Data Management
7 6 (9.38%) Customer Segmentation
8 5 (7.81%) Performance Monitoring
8 5 (7.81%) E-Commerce
8 5 (7.81%) ITSM
8 5 (7.81%) Web Analytics
8 5 (7.81%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (25.00%) SQL
2 7 (10.94%) VBA
3 4 (6.25%) VBScript
3 4 (6.25%) VB
4 2 (3.13%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.56%) Java
5 1 (1.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (10.94%) Degree
2 5 (7.81%) CITP
2 5 (7.81%) Chartered Engineer
3 4 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (4.69%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.13%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.56%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.56%) CCSE
6 1 (1.56%) JNCIS
6 1 (1.56%) HP ASE
6 1 (1.56%) HP MASE
6 1 (1.56%) CCIE
6 1 (1.56%) CCNP
6 1 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.69%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (18.75%) SAP
2 10 (15.63%) Informatica
3 8 (12.50%) Oracle
3 8 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 7 (10.94%) Netezza
4 7 (10.94%) Splunk
5 5 (7.81%) ServiceNow
6 4 (6.25%) Hyperion
6 4 (6.25%) Google
7 3 (4.69%) IBM
7 3 (4.69%) Business Objects
7 3 (4.69%) Tableau
8 2 (3.13%) LogRhythm
8 2 (3.13%) Cognos
8 2 (3.13%) Cisco
9 1 (1.56%) Adobe
9 1 (1.56%) HP
9 1 (1.56%) Citrix
9 1 (1.56%) Juniper
9 1 (1.56%) Brocade
West Midlands
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 27 days ago