The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the West Midlands region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analytics
Rank 81 77 88
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +11
Contract jobs citing Analytics 34 27 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.39% 1.37% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.91% 2.06% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 13 6
Average daily rate
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£488 £290 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+68.10% -22.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £254 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £379 £431
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £330 £375
% change year-on-year
+21.21% -12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £37.50 £35.22
% change year-on-year
-48.00% +6.47%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1780 1309 1532
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 73.01% 66.48% 68.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 954 662 734
Average daily rate £370 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 131 56 66
Average hourly rate £31.50 £37.80 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +26.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.94 £12.75 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £37.80 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Analytics
England

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 29 July 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 29 July 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
Warwickshire +8 10 £245 +250.00% 1
Birmingham -5 8 £500 +81.81% 8
Coventry -15 4 £275 -9.83% 2
Staffordshire +2 2 - -
Solihull - - - - 1
Worcestershire - - - -
Analytics
England

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 25 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
2 24 (36.92%) SQL
3 21 (32.31%) Finance
4 15 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (18.46%) Data Modelling
5 12 (18.46%) Big Data
6 11 (16.92%) Hadoop
6 11 (16.92%) Marketing
6 11 (16.92%) SQL Server
6 11 (16.92%) Service Management
7 10 (15.38%) VBA
7 10 (15.38%) Microsoft
8 9 (13.85%) ETL
8 9 (13.85%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (13.85%) Enterprise Architecture
8 9 (13.85%) Digital Marketing
8 9 (13.85%) Open Source
9 8 (12.31%) Degree
9 8 (12.31%) TOGAF
9 8 (12.31%) MS Excel
10 7 (10.77%) ITIL
10 7 (10.77%) MS Office
10 7 (10.77%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (10.77%) MS PowerPoint
11 6 (9.23%) Data Analysis
11 6 (9.23%) Software Engineering
11 6 (9.23%) Statistics
11 6 (9.23%) Web Analytics
11 6 (9.23%) Mathematics
11 6 (9.23%) Data Entry

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 6 (9.23%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.15%) SAS
3 2 (3.08%) CMS
3 2 (3.08%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.54%) Node.js
4 1 (1.54%) FileNet
4 1 (1.54%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.54%) Documentum
Applications
1 8 (12.31%) MS Excel
2 7 (10.77%) MS Office
2 7 (10.77%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (9.23%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.54%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (7.69%) Cognos TM1
1 5 (7.69%) Cognos Controller
1 5 (7.69%) Google Analytics
1 5 (7.69%) Agresso
1 5 (7.69%) TRIRIGA
2 2 (3.08%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (3.08%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (1.54%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.54%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.23%) Internet
2 1 (1.54%) MPLS
2 1 (1.54%) Firewall
2 1 (1.54%) Wireless
2 1 (1.54%) IPsec
2 1 (1.54%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (1.54%) Packet Switching
2 1 (1.54%) WAN
2 1 (1.54%) VPN
2 1 (1.54%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (18.46%) Big Data
3 11 (16.92%) Hadoop
3 11 (16.92%) SQL Server
4 6 (9.23%) NoSQL
5 4 (6.15%) Relational Database
5 4 (6.15%) RDBMS
5 4 (6.15%) SAP BI
6 3 (4.62%) SAP BW
6 3 (4.62%) OLAP
6 3 (4.62%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (4.62%) Data Mining
7 2 (3.08%) MarkLogic
7 2 (3.08%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (3.08%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (3.08%) PowerCenter
7 2 (3.08%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.54%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 1 (1.54%) ReportNet
Development Applications
1 1 (1.54%) RubyGems
1 1 (1.54%) Grunt
General
1 21 (32.31%) Finance
2 11 (16.92%) Marketing
3 6 (9.23%) Automotive
4 5 (7.69%) Retail
5 4 (6.15%) Banking
6 3 (4.62%) Legal
7 2 (3.08%) Investment Banking
8 1 (1.54%) Retail Banking
8 1 (1.54%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 25 (38.46%) Architect
2 22 (33.85%) Analyst
3 8 (12.31%) Data Architect
3 8 (12.31%) Data Analyst
4 6 (9.23%) Consultant
4 6 (9.23%) Service Analyst
4 6 (9.23%) Digital Architect
5 5 (7.69%) Big Data Architect
5 5 (7.69%) Developer
5 5 (7.69%) Systems Analyst
5 5 (7.69%) Technical Architect
5 5 (7.69%) Financial Analyst
6 4 (6.15%) Lead Architect
6 4 (6.15%) Integration Architect
6 4 (6.15%) Project Manager
6 4 (6.15%) Service Management Analyst
7 3 (4.62%) MI Analyst
7 3 (4.62%) Data Consultant
7 3 (4.62%) Big Data Consultant
8 2 (3.08%) Performance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.23%) .NET
2 5 (7.69%) HTML
3 4 (6.15%) Web Services
3 4 (6.15%) XML
4 1 (1.54%) SVG
4 1 (1.54%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (1.54%) Symfony
4 1 (1.54%) HTML5
4 1 (1.54%) Sinatra
4 1 (1.54%) WebGL
4 1 (1.54%) CSS3
4 1 (1.54%) Backbone.js
4 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.54%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.85%) Open Source
2 6 (9.23%) Management Information System
2 6 (9.23%) Statistics
2 6 (9.23%) Mathematics
3 3 (4.62%) Social Media
4 2 (3.08%) Credit Risk
4 2 (3.08%) Market Risk
5 1 (1.54%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.54%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.54%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.54%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.54%) PMI
5 1 (1.54%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.62%) VMS
2 1 (1.54%) Fedora
2 1 (1.54%) Ubuntu
2 1 (1.54%) Android
2 1 (1.54%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.54%) UNIX
2 1 (1.54%) Windows
2 1 (1.54%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (18.46%) Data Modelling
3 11 (16.92%) Service Management
4 9 (13.85%) ETL
4 9 (13.85%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (13.85%) Enterprise Architecture
4 9 (13.85%) Digital Marketing
5 8 (12.31%) TOGAF
6 7 (10.77%) ITIL
7 6 (9.23%) Service Delivery
7 6 (9.23%) E-Commerce
7 6 (9.23%) Content Management
7 6 (9.23%) ITSM
7 6 (9.23%) Web Analytics
7 6 (9.23%) Data Analysis
7 6 (9.23%) Software Engineering
7 6 (9.23%) Data Entry
8 5 (7.69%) Big Data Analytics
8 5 (7.69%) Data Analytics
8 5 (7.69%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 24 (36.92%) SQL
2 10 (15.38%) VBA
3 5 (7.69%) Java
4 3 (4.62%) ABAP
5 2 (3.08%) VB
5 2 (3.08%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.54%) Ruby
6 1 (1.54%) PHP5
6 1 (1.54%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.54%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (12.31%) Degree
2 7 (10.77%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 5 (7.69%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.54%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.54%) CITP
4 1 (1.54%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.62%) QA
2 1 (1.54%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.54%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.54%) Puppet
1 1 (1.54%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 10 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.23%) SAP
2 6 (9.23%) Cognos
2 6 (9.23%) ServiceNow
3 5 (7.69%) IBM
3 5 (7.69%) Google
3 5 (7.69%) Oracle
3 5 (7.69%) JD Edwards
4 4 (6.15%) Informatica
5 2 (3.08%) Business Objects
5 2 (3.08%) Netezza
5 2 (3.08%) Splunk
6 1 (1.54%) Tableau
6 1 (1.54%) Cloudera
6 1 (1.54%) Cisco
6 1 (1.54%) Retek
6 1 (1.54%) VMware
6 1 (1.54%) Teradata
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