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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analytics
Rank 41 79 79
Rank change year-on-year
+38 0
Contract jobs citing Analytics 111 45 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.06% 1.76% 1.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.92% 2.21% 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 30 21
Median daily rate £450 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £598 £590 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £16.09 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+24.30% -54.99%
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
2255 2033 1710
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 82.42% 79.35% 72.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1385 1120 998
Median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 76 89
Median hourly rate £19.61 £25.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.56% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.29 £11.08 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.02% +36.00%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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
Coventry +21 44 £488 -30.35% 3
Birmingham -2 16 £325 -22.61% 11
Shropshire +3 8 £395 - 1
Solihull +6 7 £375 -15.25% 1
Warwickshire +2 7 £225 -55.00% 2
Sutton Coldfield +6 2 £613 +22.50%
Herefordshire - 1 £90 -
Analytics
England

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 9 December 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.

1 108 (53.73%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (25.37%) Scrum
3 49 (24.38%) Business Intelligence
4 46 (22.89%) User Experience
5 43 (21.39%) Analytical Skills
6 42 (20.90%) Finance
7 41 (20.40%) Degree
8 37 (18.41%) SQL
9 36 (17.91%) Data Warehouse
10 33 (16.42%) Usability Testing
11 32 (15.92%) Psychology
12 31 (15.42%) Data Analytics
13 29 (14.43%) User Stories
14 24 (11.94%) Service Design
14 24 (11.94%) Continuous Integration
14 24 (11.94%) Data Modelling
14 24 (11.94%) ETL
15 23 (11.44%) Web Analytics
15 23 (11.44%) Ethnography
15 23 (11.44%) Big Data
15 23 (11.44%) Multivariate Testing
15 23 (11.44%) Visualisation
16 22 (10.95%) Google
17 21 (10.45%) Product Management
18 20 (9.95%) Migration
19 19 (9.45%) Data Management
20 18 (8.96%) Microsoft
20 18 (8.96%) R
21 17 (8.46%) Oracle
21 17 (8.46%) Data Analysis

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 11 (5.47%) SAS
2 8 (3.98%) Confluence
3 7 (3.48%) SharePoint
4 5 (2.49%) CMS
5 3 (1.49%) Apache Pig
6 2 (1.00%) Apache Spark
6 2 (1.00%) nginx
6 2 (1.00%) Skype for Business
6 2 (1.00%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.50%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (3.98%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.99%) HipChat
2 6 (2.99%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (2.49%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.99%) MS Office
4 4 (1.99%) SPSS
5 3 (1.49%) Camtasia
6 2 (1.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (1.00%) MS Project
6 2 (1.00%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 2 (1.00%) FastStats
2 1 (0.50%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.50%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.50%) SAP HR-PA
Cloud Services
1 16 (7.96%) Google Analytics
2 6 (2.99%) GitHub
2 6 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.49%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (1.99%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (1.00%) Data Lake Analytics
6 1 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.50%) IaaS
6 1 (0.50%) PaaS
6 1 (0.50%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.99%) Network Security
2 3 (1.49%) GoToMeeting
3 2 (1.00%) HTTP
3 2 (1.00%) Internet
3 2 (1.00%) NetScaler
3 2 (1.00%) SSL
3 2 (1.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.50%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (17.91%) Data Warehouse
2 23 (11.44%) Big Data
3 16 (7.96%) Hadoop
3 16 (7.96%) SQL Server
4 14 (6.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (6.47%) BusinessObjects
6 10 (4.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (3.48%) MySQL
7 7 (3.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (2.49%) Data Mining
9 4 (1.99%) Data Lake
9 4 (1.99%) MongoDB
9 4 (1.99%) NoSQL
9 4 (1.99%) Oracle BI EE
9 4 (1.99%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (1.99%) Pentaho
9 4 (1.99%) Power BI
10 3 (1.49%) Apache Hive
10 3 (1.49%) QlikView
10 3 (1.49%) SAS Visual Analytics
Development Applications
1 9 (4.48%) Git (software)
1 9 (4.48%) JIRA
2 6 (2.99%) Jasmine
2 6 (2.99%) Protractor
2 6 (2.99%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (2.99%) TeamCity
3 4 (1.99%) ERwin
3 4 (1.99%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.00%) Ant
4 2 (1.00%) Axure RP
4 2 (1.00%) Cucumber
4 2 (1.00%) Gatling
4 2 (1.00%) Grunt
4 2 (1.00%) gulp
4 2 (1.00%) IntelliJ
4 2 (1.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.00%) Karma Test Runner
4 2 (1.00%) Selenium
4 2 (1.00%) Sublime Text
5 1 (0.50%) Vagrant
General
1 42 (20.90%) Finance
2 15 (7.46%) Marketing
2 15 (7.46%) Retail
3 10 (4.98%) Banking
4 4 (1.99%) Legal
5 3 (1.49%) Publishing
5 3 (1.49%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.00%) Automotive
7 1 (0.50%) Advertising
7 1 (0.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 36 (17.91%) Analyst
2 35 (17.41%) Developer
3 27 (13.43%) User Researcher
4 21 (10.45%) Architect
4 21 (10.45%) Product Owner
5 15 (7.46%) Digital User Researcher
6 11 (5.47%) Project Manager
7 10 (4.98%) Business Analyst
8 9 (4.48%) Product Manager
9 8 (3.98%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 8 (3.98%) Consultant
9 8 (3.98%) Google Analytics Analyst
10 7 (3.48%) Administrator
10 7 (3.48%) Data Architect
10 7 (3.48%) Designer
10 7 (3.48%) ETL Developer
10 7 (3.48%) Performance Analyst
10 7 (3.48%) Systems Analyst
11 6 (2.99%) Agile Product Owner
11 6 (2.99%) Digital Product Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.47%) HTML
2 8 (3.98%) AngularJS
2 8 (3.98%) CSS
2 8 (3.98%) Node.js
3 6 (2.99%) CSS3
3 6 (2.99%) Highcharts JS
3 6 (2.99%) HTML5
3 6 (2.99%) Sass
4 5 (2.49%) MDX
5 2 (1.00%) Drools
5 2 (1.00%) Gherkin
5 2 (1.00%) iXBRL
5 2 (1.00%) jQuery
5 2 (1.00%) Servlets
5 2 (1.00%) XBRL
5 2 (1.00%) XML
6 1 (0.50%) JSON
6 1 (0.50%) Middleware
6 1 (0.50%) Natural Language Processing
6 1 (0.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 46 (22.89%) User Experience
2 43 (21.39%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (15.92%) Psychology
4 23 (11.44%) Visualisation
5 11 (5.47%) Credit Risk
6 7 (3.48%) Statistics
7 5 (2.49%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.49%) Data Centre
8 4 (1.99%) Data Conversion
8 4 (1.99%) Data Structures
8 4 (1.99%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.49%) Data Integration
9 3 (1.49%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (1.00%) CESG
10 2 (1.00%) Clustering
10 2 (1.00%) Digital Media
10 2 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (1.00%) Internet of Things
10 2 (1.00%) Mobile App
10 2 (1.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (4.48%) Linux
2 4 (1.99%) Windows
3 3 (1.49%) Ubuntu
3 3 (1.49%) Unix
4 2 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (53.73%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (25.37%) Scrum
3 49 (24.38%) Business Intelligence
4 33 (16.42%) Usability Testing
5 31 (15.42%) Data Analytics
6 29 (14.43%) User Stories
7 24 (11.94%) Continuous Integration
7 24 (11.94%) Data Modelling
7 24 (11.94%) ETL
7 24 (11.94%) Service Design
8 23 (11.44%) Ethnography
8 23 (11.44%) Multivariate Testing
8 23 (11.44%) Web Analytics
9 21 (10.45%) Product Management
10 20 (9.95%) Migration
11 19 (9.45%) Data Management
12 17 (8.46%) Data Analysis
13 16 (7.96%) Open Source
14 13 (6.47%) Data Migration
14 13 (6.47%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (18.41%) SQL
2 18 (8.96%) R
3 12 (5.97%) Python
4 11 (5.47%) JavaScript
4 11 (5.47%) T-SQL
5 7 (3.48%) PL/SQL
6 5 (2.49%) Java
7 4 (1.99%) C
8 3 (1.49%) Ruby
9 2 (1.00%) C#
9 2 (1.00%) Groovy
9 2 (1.00%) Haskell
9 2 (1.00%) Perl
9 2 (1.00%) Scala
10 1 (0.50%) Apple Swift
10 1 (0.50%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.50%) C++
10 1 (0.50%) PHP
10 1 (0.50%) VB
10 1 (0.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 41 (20.40%) Degree
2 14 (6.97%) Security Cleared
3 7 (3.48%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.99%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.49%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (1.49%) SAS Certification
6 1 (0.50%) CCAB
6 1 (0.50%) CIMA
6 1 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.50%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.47%) Data Quality
2 8 (3.98%) Disclosure Scotland
3 7 (3.48%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.00%) HDFS
1 2 (1.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (1.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (1.00%) Terminal Services
1 2 (1.00%) Virtual Servers
1 2 (1.00%) XenApp
1 2 (1.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (0.50%) Docker
2 1 (0.50%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 2 (1.00%) Failover Clustering
1 2 (1.00%) Grafana
1 2 (1.00%) Kibana
1 2 (1.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 2 (1.00%) SCCM
2 1 (0.50%) Puppet
2 1 (0.50%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 22 (10.95%) Google
2 18 (8.96%) Microsoft
3 17 (8.46%) Oracle
4 15 (7.46%) Tableau
5 10 (4.98%) Teradata
6 7 (3.48%) Informatica
7 5 (2.49%) SAP
8 4 (1.99%) IBM
9 3 (1.49%) Ab Initio
9 3 (1.49%) Apple
9 3 (1.49%) Casewise
9 3 (1.49%) VMware
10 2 (1.00%) Adobe
10 2 (1.00%) CheckPoint
10 2 (1.00%) Citrix
10 2 (1.00%) Cloudera
10 2 (1.00%) Dell
10 2 (1.00%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.50%) Cognizant
11 1 (0.50%) Hyperion
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