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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analytics
Rank 85 69 90
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +21
Contract jobs citing Analytics 35 32 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.37% 1.52% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.99% 2.20% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 18 12
Average daily rate
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£388 £290 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.62% -22.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £213 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £378 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £406 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+16.07% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £9.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £41.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-49.70% +131.94%
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
1757 1456 1576
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 68.61% 69.00% 68.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 929 787 816
Average daily rate £375 £357 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.18% +1.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £367 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +0.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 57 103
Average hourly rate £29.75 £27.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.18% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £12.00 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £37.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-11.66% +3.44%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 -4 9 £124 -57.96% 5
Coventry -3 8 £325 +6.55% 2
Birmingham -10 5 £400 +50.94% 10
Solihull +9 2 £375 - 1
Herefordshire - - - -
Staffordshire - - - - 2
Analytics
England

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 24 (34.29%) Business Intelligence
2 22 (31.43%) SQL
2 22 (31.43%) Finance
3 15 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (21.43%) Marketing
4 14 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 14 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (18.57%) Microsoft
5 13 (18.57%) Service Management
5 13 (18.57%) Hadoop
5 13 (18.57%) Big Data
6 12 (17.14%) Data Modelling
6 12 (17.14%) VBA
7 11 (15.71%) MS Office
7 11 (15.71%) MS Visio
7 11 (15.71%) Service Delivery
8 10 (14.29%) SQL Server
8 10 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (14.29%) Statistics
9 9 (12.86%) Enterprise Architecture
9 9 (12.86%) MS PowerPoint
9 9 (12.86%) Mathematics
9 9 (12.86%) Data Entry
9 9 (12.86%) ServiceNow
9 9 (12.86%) ITIL
9 9 (12.86%) SAS
9 9 (12.86%) ITIL Certification
9 9 (12.86%) ITSM
10 8 (11.43%) SAP

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 9 (12.86%) SAS
2 2 (2.86%) CMS
2 2 (2.86%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.43%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.43%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 14 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 11 (15.71%) MS Visio
2 11 (15.71%) MS Office
3 9 (12.86%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (7.14%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (7.14%) Google Analytics
1 5 (7.14%) TRIRIGA
2 4 (5.71%) Agresso
2 4 (5.71%) Cognos TM1
2 4 (5.71%) Cognos Controller
3 2 (2.86%) CA Clarity
3 2 (2.86%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (2.86%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (1.43%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (1.43%) WebTrends
4 1 (1.43%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.43%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.57%) Internet
2 2 (2.86%) MPLS
2 2 (2.86%) Firewall
2 2 (2.86%) Wireless
2 2 (2.86%) IPsec
2 2 (2.86%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (2.86%) Cisco PIX
2 2 (2.86%) Packet Switching
2 2 (2.86%) WAN
2 2 (2.86%) VPN
3 1 (1.43%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (18.57%) Big Data
2 13 (18.57%) Hadoop
3 10 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 5 (7.14%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 4 (5.71%) RDBMS
5 4 (5.71%) MarkLogic
5 4 (5.71%) Relational Database
6 3 (4.29%) NoSQL
6 3 (4.29%) Base SAS
6 3 (4.29%) Data Mining
7 2 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (2.86%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (2.86%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (2.86%) PowerCenter
7 2 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (2.86%) MS Access
8 1 (1.43%) OLAP
8 1 (1.43%) SAP BI
General
1 22 (31.43%) Finance
2 15 (21.43%) Marketing
3 7 (10.00%) Retail
4 6 (8.57%) Automotive
5 3 (4.29%) Banking
6 2 (2.86%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.43%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 32 (45.71%) Analyst
2 19 (27.14%) Architect
3 17 (24.29%) Data Analyst
4 9 (12.86%) Service Analyst
5 7 (10.00%) Service Management Analyst
6 6 (8.57%) Data Architect
7 5 (7.14%) Consultant
7 5 (7.14%) Technical Architect
7 5 (7.14%) Big Data Architect
8 4 (5.71%) Financial Analyst
8 4 (5.71%) Systems Analyst
8 4 (5.71%) Integration Architect
8 4 (5.71%) Project Manager
8 4 (5.71%) Developer
9 3 (4.29%) Report Analyst
9 3 (4.29%) Enterprise Architect
9 3 (4.29%) MI Analyst
9 3 (4.29%) Data Consultant
9 3 (4.29%) Big Data Consultant
10 2 (2.86%) SPSS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.14%) .NET
2 4 (5.71%) Web Services
2 4 (5.71%) XML
2 4 (5.71%) HTML
3 1 (1.43%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.29%) Statistics
1 10 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (12.86%) Mathematics
3 7 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 6 (8.57%) Open Source
5 4 (5.71%) User Experience
6 3 (4.29%) Social Media
6 3 (4.29%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.86%) Smart Meter
8 1 (1.43%) Visualisation
8 1 (1.43%) PMI
8 1 (1.43%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.29%) Windows
2 2 (2.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (34.29%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (18.57%) Service Management
5 12 (17.14%) Data Modelling
6 11 (15.71%) Service Delivery
7 9 (12.86%) ITIL
7 9 (12.86%) ITSM
7 9 (12.86%) Enterprise Architecture
7 9 (12.86%) Data Entry
8 7 (10.00%) SEO
8 7 (10.00%) Data Management
8 7 (10.00%) ETL
9 6 (8.57%) TOGAF
9 6 (8.57%) Data Analysis
9 6 (8.57%) Data Analytics
10 5 (7.14%) Big Data Analytics
10 5 (7.14%) Customer Segmentation
10 5 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
10 5 (7.14%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 22 (31.43%) SQL
2 12 (17.14%) VBA
3 5 (7.14%) Java
4 2 (2.86%) VB
4 2 (2.86%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.43%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (12.86%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 7 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.29%) Degree
3 3 (4.29%) CITP
3 3 (4.29%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (1.43%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.29%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.43%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (18.57%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.86%) ServiceNow
3 8 (11.43%) SAP
4 7 (10.00%) IBM
5 6 (8.57%) Oracle
5 6 (8.57%) Informatica
6 5 (7.14%) Google
7 4 (5.71%) Netezza
7 4 (5.71%) JD Edwards
7 4 (5.71%) Splunk
7 4 (5.71%) Business Objects
7 4 (5.71%) Cognos
8 2 (2.86%) Cisco
8 2 (2.86%) LogRhythm
9 1 (1.43%) Retek
9 1 (1.43%) Hyperion
9 1 (1.43%) Tableau
9 1 (1.43%) Rackspace
9 1 (1.43%) Cloudera
9 1 (1.43%) VMware
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £440.00 per day
Posted: 54 minutes ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £250.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
West Midlands
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £500 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham
Churchill Frank
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 26 days ago