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 28 May 2015 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analytics
Rank 65 87 79
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -8
Contract jobs citing Analytics 58 28 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.28% 1.19% 1.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.06% 1.63% 1.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 12 8
Average daily rate
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£394 £460 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.40% +75.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £352 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £500 £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.70 £21.25 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+49.17% -34.61%
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
1898 1720 1194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 74.67% 72.85% 70.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1180 897 580
Average daily rate £375 £375 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 111 76
Average hourly rate £27.75 £33.50 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.16% -11.37%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 28 May 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analytics across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

Analytics Hourly Rate Histogram 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 28 May 2015. 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 historical trends)
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
Birmingham -8 12 £338 -32.50% 6
Coventry +12 9 £310 -27.90% 1
Shropshire - 9 £495 -
Warwickshire +3 7 £400 - 5
Staffordshire +2 5 £288 -11.53% 7
Worcestershire - 3 £450 - 1
Solihull - 2 £375 - 1
Sutton Coldfield - 2 £464 -
Analytics
England

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 21 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (22.62%) HTML
2 19 (22.62%) CSS
2 19 (22.62%) Degree
3 18 (21.43%) Content Management
4 16 (19.05%) SQL
4 16 (19.05%) SEO
4 16 (19.05%) User Experience
4 16 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (17.86%) Oracle
5 15 (17.86%) Data Modelling
6 14 (16.67%) ETL
6 14 (16.67%) Finance
6 14 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (16.67%) Marketing
7 13 (15.48%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (15.48%) E-Commerce
7 13 (15.48%) Microsoft
8 12 (14.29%) SQL Server
8 12 (14.29%) Windows
8 12 (14.29%) Pay per click
9 11 (13.10%) Open Source
9 11 (13.10%) Linux
9 11 (13.10%) Data Warehouse
10 10 (11.90%) Photoshop
10 10 (11.90%) MySQL
10 10 (11.90%) Management Information System
10 10 (11.90%) Information Architecture
10 10 (11.90%) Web Design
10 10 (11.90%) Retail

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 9 (10.71%) SAS
2 4 (4.76%) Apache Spark
3 3 (3.57%) CMS
4 2 (2.38%) IIS
4 2 (2.38%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.19%) Confluence
5 1 (1.19%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.19%) Apache
Applications
1 10 (11.90%) Photoshop
2 9 (10.71%) Spreadsheet
3 8 (9.52%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.19%) Open Workbench
4 1 (1.19%) MS Office
4 1 (1.19%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (2.38%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.33%) Google Analytics
2 2 (2.38%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.52%) SSL
2 7 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 7 (8.33%) Firewall
2 7 (8.33%) Internet
3 4 (4.76%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.19%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (1.19%) NetScaler
4 1 (1.19%) FCoE
4 1 (1.19%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (1.19%) Wireless Security
4 1 (1.19%) IPv6
4 1 (1.19%) LAN
4 1 (1.19%) WLAN
4 1 (1.19%) WAN
4 1 (1.19%) HTTP
4 1 (1.19%) Wireless
4 1 (1.19%) OSPF
4 1 (1.19%) BGP
4 1 (1.19%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 11 (13.10%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (11.90%) MySQL
4 9 (10.71%) Hadoop
5 7 (8.33%) MongoDB
6 6 (7.14%) Data Mining
6 6 (7.14%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 6 (7.14%) SAS Enterprise Miner
6 6 (7.14%) Big Data
6 6 (7.14%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 4 (4.76%) Apache Hive
8 3 (3.57%) Relational Database
8 3 (3.57%) IBM InfoSphere
8 3 (3.57%) MS Access
8 3 (3.57%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (2.38%) SAP BI
9 2 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (2.38%) QlikView
9 2 (2.38%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (3.57%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.38%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.38%) Subversion
3 1 (1.19%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.19%) JIRA
3 1 (1.19%) Toad
3 1 (1.19%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (1.19%) ERwin
General
1 14 (16.67%) Finance
1 14 (16.67%) Marketing
2 10 (11.90%) Retail
3 4 (4.76%) Back Office
3 4 (4.76%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.57%) Publishing
5 2 (2.38%) Legal
5 2 (2.38%) Billing
6 1 (1.19%) Banking
6 1 (1.19%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.19%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 16 (19.05%) Analyst
2 15 (17.86%) Developer
3 9 (10.71%) Consultant
4 7 (8.33%) Designer
5 6 (7.14%) Project Manager
5 6 (7.14%) Business Analyst
5 6 (7.14%) DBA
5 6 (7.14%) Data Analyst
5 6 (7.14%) SAS Consultant
6 5 (5.95%) Architect
7 4 (4.76%) Junior
7 4 (4.76%) Data Architect
7 4 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (4.76%) Administrator
7 4 (4.76%) Data Manager
7 4 (4.76%) Security Engineer
8 3 (3.57%) Data Analytics Manager
8 3 (3.57%) Data Scientist
8 3 (3.57%) Digital Content Designer
9 2 (2.38%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (22.62%) HTML
1 19 (22.62%) CSS
2 9 (10.71%) XML
3 7 (8.33%) Ruby on Rails
3 7 (8.33%) CGI
4 5 (5.95%) .NET
5 4 (4.76%) ASP.NET
5 4 (4.76%) XHTML
5 4 (4.76%) Ajax
5 4 (4.76%) jQuery
5 4 (4.76%) HTML5
6 2 (2.38%) Cocoa
6 2 (2.38%) Web Services
6 2 (2.38%) Core Animation
6 2 (2.38%) CSS3
6 2 (2.38%) Cocoa Touch
6 2 (2.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (1.19%) Flot
7 1 (1.19%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 1 (1.19%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 16 (19.05%) User Experience
1 16 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (11.90%) Management Information System
3 9 (10.71%) Data Integration
4 8 (9.52%) Visualisation
5 3 (3.57%) Social Media
5 3 (3.57%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.38%) NHS
6 2 (2.38%) W3C
6 2 (2.38%) Informatics
6 2 (2.38%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.38%) Animation
6 2 (2.38%) iPhone
6 2 (2.38%) iPad
6 2 (2.38%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (2.38%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.19%) Oracle Exalytics
7 1 (1.19%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.19%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.19%) Health Informatics
Operating Systems
1 12 (14.29%) Windows
2 11 (13.10%) Linux
3 7 (8.33%) SUSE
4 6 (7.14%) UNIX
4 6 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (3.57%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.38%) Android
6 2 (2.38%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 18 (21.43%) Content Management
3 16 (19.05%) SEO
4 15 (17.86%) Data Modelling
5 14 (16.67%) ETL
5 14 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (15.48%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (15.48%) E-Commerce
7 12 (14.29%) Pay per click
8 11 (13.10%) Open Source
9 10 (11.90%) Information Architecture
9 10 (11.90%) Web Design
10 9 (10.71%) Digital Marketing
10 9 (10.71%) Online Marketing
11 7 (8.33%) Data Analysis
11 7 (8.33%) Configuration Management
11 7 (8.33%) Project Management
12 6 (7.14%) Data Architecture
12 6 (7.14%) Visual Analytics
13 5 (5.95%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 16 (19.05%) SQL
2 9 (10.71%) Java
3 8 (9.52%) JavaScript
4 7 (8.33%) Ruby
5 5 (5.95%) C#
6 4 (4.76%) VBA
6 4 (4.76%) R
7 2 (2.38%) Objective-C
7 2 (2.38%) Python
7 2 (2.38%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 19 (22.62%) Degree
2 5 (5.95%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.76%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.19%) HP ASE
4 1 (1.19%) HP MASE
4 1 (1.19%) BC Cleared
4 1 (1.19%) CCSE
4 1 (1.19%) JNCIS
4 1 (1.19%) CCNP
4 1 (1.19%) ISEB
4 1 (1.19%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.19%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.95%) QA
2 1 (1.19%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.19%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 1 (1.19%) Docker
1 1 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.19%) Kibana
Vendors
1 15 (17.86%) Oracle
2 13 (15.48%) Microsoft
3 7 (8.33%) Tableau
3 7 (8.33%) Google
3 7 (8.33%) SAP
3 7 (8.33%) Red Hat
4 5 (5.95%) Business Objects
4 5 (5.95%) IBM
5 4 (4.76%) Cognos
5 4 (4.76%) LogRhythm
5 4 (4.76%) ServiceNow
6 3 (3.57%) Adobe
6 3 (3.57%) Informatica
7 2 (2.38%) Netezza
7 2 (2.38%) Omniture
7 2 (2.38%) Sitecore
8 1 (1.19%) Meraki
8 1 (1.19%) Aruba
8 1 (1.19%) F5
8 1 (1.19%) AirMagnet
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