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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Analytics 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
Analytics
Rank 68 78 87
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +9
Contract jobs citing Analytics 70 48 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.43% 1.76% 1.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.00% 2.33% 1.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 28 14
Median daily rate £450 £450 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £542 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
Median hourly rate £19.61 £20.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.95% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.61 £19.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+3.21% -52.50%
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
2331 2061 1774
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.99% 75.66% 74.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1305 1240 944
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £520 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 104 100
Median hourly rate £19.61 £29.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.37% -10.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.81 £15.00 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £39.50 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Analytics as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 2 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analytics within the West Midlands region 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
(Click see detailed
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
Shropshire -24 17 £460 -5.15% 3
Warwickshire +5 14 £500 +25.00% 6
Birmingham +6 8 £450 +46.93% 5
Coventry -14 7 £443 +26.42% 1
Sutton Coldfield - 4 £384 -
West Bromwich - 4 £394 -
Solihull - 3 £400 - 2
Staffordshire +11 2 £433 +51.09% 2
Worcestershire -6 1 £376 -16.55% 5
Analytics
England

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Analytics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Analytics.

1 61 (52.59%) Business Intelligence
2 39 (33.62%) Data Modelling
3 37 (31.90%) SQL
4 36 (31.03%) Data Warehouse
5 33 (28.45%) Oracle
6 29 (25.00%) ETL
7 28 (24.14%) Pentaho
8 27 (23.28%) Hadoop
9 23 (19.83%) Confluence
9 23 (19.83%) JIRA
10 22 (18.97%) Agile Software Development
10 22 (18.97%) Big Data
11 21 (18.10%) BusinessObjects
11 21 (18.10%) Unix
12 20 (17.24%) Scrum
13 19 (16.38%) Data Analytics
13 19 (16.38%) Security Cleared
13 19 (16.38%) Data Management
14 18 (15.52%) Data Analysis
15 17 (14.66%) Java
16 16 (13.79%) Finance
16 16 (13.79%) Data Quality
17 15 (12.93%) SC Cleared
17 15 (12.93%) Project Management
18 14 (12.07%) PL/SQL
18 14 (12.07%) Informatica
19 13 (11.21%) Cognos
19 13 (11.21%) SQL Server
19 13 (11.21%) XML
20 12 (10.34%) Shell Script

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 23 (19.83%) Confluence
2 5 (4.31%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.45%) SAS
4 3 (2.59%) Apache Spark
4 3 (2.59%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (2.59%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.86%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (5.17%) MS Excel
1 6 (5.17%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (2.59%) MS Office
3 2 (1.72%) SPSS
4 1 (0.86%) MS Project
4 1 (0.86%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.86%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.86%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.86%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.45%) SuccessFactors
2 3 (2.59%) SaaS
3 2 (1.72%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.86%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (0.86%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.86%) IaaS
4 1 (0.86%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.86%) Extranet
1 1 (0.86%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (31.03%) Data Warehouse
2 28 (24.14%) Pentaho
3 27 (23.28%) Hadoop
4 22 (18.97%) Big Data
5 21 (18.10%) BusinessObjects
6 13 (11.21%) SQL Server
7 12 (10.34%) QlikView
8 9 (7.76%) Data Mart
9 8 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (5.17%) Oracle Database
10 6 (5.17%) Relational Database
11 5 (4.31%) Oracle BI EE
11 5 (4.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 4 (3.45%) MS Access
12 4 (3.45%) Qlik Sense
12 4 (3.45%) SAP BI
13 3 (2.59%) DTS
13 3 (2.59%) OLAP
13 3 (2.59%) Oracle Reports
13 3 (2.59%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 23 (19.83%) JIRA
2 3 (2.59%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.86%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.86%) Gatling
3 1 (0.86%) HP UFT
3 1 (0.86%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.86%) Selenium
General
1 16 (13.79%) Finance
2 6 (5.17%) Retail
3 4 (3.45%) Automotive
3 4 (3.45%) Marketing
4 3 (2.59%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.72%) Billing
5 2 (1.72%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.86%) Advertising
6 1 (0.86%) Legal
6 1 (0.86%) Military
6 1 (0.86%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 34 (29.31%) Developer
2 24 (20.69%) Analyst
3 18 (15.52%) Architect
4 14 (12.07%) Hadoop Developer
5 9 (7.76%) Business Analyst
5 9 (7.76%) Consultant
6 8 (6.90%) Test Analyst
7 7 (6.03%) Business Intelligence Architect
7 7 (6.03%) Data Architect
7 7 (6.03%) Head of Analytics
7 7 (6.03%) Lead Developer
7 7 (6.03%) Pentaho Developer
7 7 (6.03%) Project Manager
7 7 (6.03%) QlikView Developer
7 7 (6.03%) Team Leader
8 6 (5.17%) Agile Test Analyst
8 6 (5.17%) DBA
9 5 (4.31%) Oracle DBA
10 4 (3.45%) Agile Tester
10 4 (3.45%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (11.21%) XML
2 7 (6.03%) .NET
3 6 (5.17%) REST
3 6 (5.17%) Web Services
4 3 (2.59%) ASP.NET
4 3 (2.59%) EDI
4 3 (2.59%) HTML
4 3 (2.59%) HTML5
4 3 (2.59%) SOAP
4 3 (2.59%) WCF
4 3 (2.59%) XSD
4 3 (2.59%) XSLT
5 2 (1.72%) XBRL
6 1 (0.86%) JSON
6 1 (0.86%) Middleware
6 1 (0.86%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (0.86%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.90%) NHS
3 7 (6.03%) Management Information System
4 6 (5.17%) Data Integration
5 5 (4.31%) Statistics
5 5 (4.31%) Visualisation
6 4 (3.45%) Computer Science
6 4 (3.45%) Data Structures
7 3 (2.59%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.72%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.72%) Data Conversion
8 2 (1.72%) Data Extraction
8 2 (1.72%) PMI
8 2 (1.72%) Social Media
9 1 (0.86%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.86%) Economics
9 1 (0.86%) EPoS
9 1 (0.86%) FMCG
9 1 (0.86%) Grid Computing
9 1 (0.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (18.10%) Unix
2 2 (1.72%) Windows
2 2 (1.72%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (52.59%) Business Intelligence
2 39 (33.62%) Data Modelling
3 29 (25.00%) ETL
4 22 (18.97%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (17.24%) Scrum
6 19 (16.38%) Data Analytics
6 19 (16.38%) Data Management
7 18 (15.52%) Data Analysis
8 15 (12.93%) Project Management
9 12 (10.34%) Change Management
10 11 (9.48%) Migration
10 11 (9.48%) Problem Management
11 10 (8.62%) Configuration Management
11 10 (8.62%) Software Engineering
12 9 (7.76%) ETL Development
12 9 (7.76%) Logical Data Model
12 9 (7.76%) Master Data Management
13 8 (6.90%) Data Architecture
13 8 (6.90%) Data Governance
13 8 (6.90%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 37 (31.90%) SQL
2 17 (14.66%) Java
3 14 (12.07%) PL/SQL
4 12 (10.34%) Shell Script
5 6 (5.17%) JavaScript
6 5 (4.31%) C#
6 5 (4.31%) T-SQL
7 3 (2.59%) Scala
7 3 (2.59%) VB
7 3 (2.59%) XPath
8 2 (1.72%) VBA
9 1 (0.86%) ActionScript
9 1 (0.86%) ActionScript 2.0
9 1 (0.86%) C
9 1 (0.86%) C++
Qualifications
1 19 (16.38%) Security Cleared
2 15 (12.93%) SC Cleared
3 10 (8.62%) Degree
4 4 (3.45%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (2.59%) ISEB
5 3 (2.59%) ISTQB
5 3 (2.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (1.72%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.86%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (13.79%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.59%) QA
3 2 (1.72%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (2.59%) Active Directory
1 3 (2.59%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (4.31%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 33 (28.45%) Oracle
2 14 (12.07%) Informatica
3 13 (11.21%) Cognos
4 10 (8.62%) IBM
4 10 (8.62%) Microsoft
4 10 (8.62%) SAP
5 9 (7.76%) Red Hat
6 8 (6.90%) Cloudera
7 5 (4.31%) MicroStrategy
8 3 (2.59%) Google
8 3 (2.59%) Tableau
9 2 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.72%) Teradata
9 2 (1.72%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.86%) Ab Initio
10 1 (0.86%) Cisco
10 1 (0.86%) HP
10 1 (0.86%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.86%) Omniture
10 1 (0.86%) TARGIT
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