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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analytics
Rank 67 59 88
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +29
Contract jobs citing Analytics 85 56 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.68% 2.35% 1.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.27% 3.12% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 35 15
Median daily rate £450 £375 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -20.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £314 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £409 £381
% change year-on-year
+3.36% +7.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £24.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-14.58% +26.31%
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
2602 1797 1840
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 82.16% 75.54% 77.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1584 1103 975
Median daily rate £400 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 78 134
Median hourly rate £17.00 £29.35 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.06% -6.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.05 £13.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £43.65 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 +13 31 £400 +31.14% 3
Warwickshire +11 21 £450 -12.19% 5
Birmingham -19 15 £475 +26.66% 10
Shropshire -26 5 - -
Staffordshire -2 2 - - 2
Solihull -14 2 - -
Wolverhampton - 1 £432 -
Analytics
England

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 55 (35.26%) Business Intelligence
2 44 (28.21%) SQL
3 40 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (24.36%) Data Warehouse
5 34 (21.79%) Data Modelling
6 32 (20.51%) Data Analytics
7 28 (17.95%) ETL
7 28 (17.95%) Finance
8 25 (16.03%) Data Management
9 24 (15.38%) Hadoop
10 23 (14.74%) Big Data
10 23 (14.74%) Scrum
10 23 (14.74%) Oracle
11 21 (13.46%) BusinessObjects
11 21 (13.46%) Pentaho
12 20 (12.82%) Microsoft
12 20 (12.82%) Unix
13 19 (12.18%) Data Analysis
13 19 (12.18%) JIRA
13 19 (12.18%) Analytical Skills
14 18 (11.54%) Confluence
14 18 (11.54%) Data Quality
15 17 (10.90%) Change Management
16 16 (10.26%) MS Excel
17 13 (8.33%) Java
17 13 (8.33%) Informatica
17 13 (8.33%) User Stories
17 13 (8.33%) Data Transformation
17 13 (8.33%) Security Cleared
18 12 (7.69%) Kimball Methodology

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 18 (11.54%) Confluence
2 12 (7.69%) SAS
3 8 (5.13%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.28%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.64%) Apache
5 1 (0.64%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.64%) CMS
5 1 (0.64%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.64%) JBoss
5 1 (0.64%) nginx
5 1 (0.64%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.64%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.64%) WebLogic
Applications
1 16 (10.26%) MS Excel
2 10 (6.41%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (5.13%) MS Office
4 6 (3.85%) MS Visio
5 4 (2.56%) SPSS
6 1 (0.64%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.64%) MS Project
6 1 (0.64%) Open Workbench
6 1 (0.64%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.64%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.64%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (0.64%) SAP HR
1 1 (0.64%) SAP HR-PA
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.21%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (3.21%) SuccessFactors
2 4 (2.56%) GitHub
3 2 (1.28%) Data Lake Analytics
3 2 (1.28%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.28%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (1.28%) SaaS
4 1 (0.64%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.28%) NetScaler
2 1 (0.64%) Extranet
2 1 (0.64%) Firewall
2 1 (0.64%) HTTP
2 1 (0.64%) Internet
2 1 (0.64%) Intranet
2 1 (0.64%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (0.64%) SSL
2 1 (0.64%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (24.36%) Data Warehouse
2 24 (15.38%) Hadoop
3 23 (14.74%) Big Data
4 21 (13.46%) BusinessObjects
4 21 (13.46%) Pentaho
5 10 (6.41%) QlikView
5 10 (6.41%) SQL Server
5 10 (6.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (4.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (3.85%) Data Mart
7 6 (3.85%) SAS Visual Analytics
8 5 (3.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (2.56%) Data Lake
9 4 (2.56%) MS Access
9 4 (2.56%) Oracle BI EE
9 4 (2.56%) Power BI
9 4 (2.56%) Relational Database
10 3 (1.92%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.92%) Oracle Database
10 3 (1.92%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 19 (12.18%) JIRA
2 4 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (2.56%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.28%) Cucumber
3 2 (1.28%) Gatling
3 2 (1.28%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.28%) Selenium
4 1 (0.64%) Ant
4 1 (0.64%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.64%) Grunt
4 1 (0.64%) gulp
4 1 (0.64%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.64%) IntelliJ
4 1 (0.64%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.64%) JUnit
4 1 (0.64%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (0.64%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.64%) Sublime Text
General
1 28 (17.95%) Finance
2 6 (3.85%) Banking
3 5 (3.21%) Automotive
4 4 (2.56%) Legal
4 4 (2.56%) Retail
5 3 (1.92%) Marketing
6 1 (0.64%) Advertising
6 1 (0.64%) Games
6 1 (0.64%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.64%) Military
6 1 (0.64%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 34 (21.79%) Analyst
2 31 (19.87%) Developer
3 23 (14.74%) Architect
4 13 (8.33%) Consultant
5 12 (7.69%) Business Analyst
6 11 (7.05%) Business Intelligence Architect
7 10 (6.41%) Project Manager
8 9 (5.77%) Data Architect
9 8 (5.13%) Product Owner
9 8 (5.13%) Test Analyst
10 7 (4.49%) Hadoop Developer
10 7 (4.49%) Head of Analytics
10 7 (4.49%) Lead Developer
10 7 (4.49%) Solutions Architect
10 7 (4.49%) Team Leader
11 6 (3.85%) Agile Test Analyst
11 6 (3.85%) Data Business Analyst
11 6 (3.85%) SQL Developer
12 5 (3.21%) Business Intelligence Solutions Architect
12 5 (3.21%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (7.69%) XML
2 6 (3.85%) HTML
3 5 (3.21%) REST
4 4 (2.56%) .NET
5 3 (1.92%) ASP.NET
5 3 (1.92%) CSS
5 3 (1.92%) JSON
5 3 (1.92%) WCF
5 3 (1.92%) XSD
5 3 (1.92%) XSLT
6 2 (1.28%) AngularJS
6 2 (1.28%) HTML5
6 2 (1.28%) XBRL
7 1 (0.64%) EJB
7 1 (0.64%) J2EE
7 1 (0.64%) J2SE
7 1 (0.64%) Servlets
7 1 (0.64%) SOAP
7 1 (0.64%) Web Services
7 1 (0.64%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 19 (12.18%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (7.05%) NHS
3 9 (5.77%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.85%) Data Integration
5 5 (3.21%) Statistics
6 4 (2.56%) Algorithms
6 4 (2.56%) Mathematics
6 4 (2.56%) User Experience
6 4 (2.56%) Visualisation
7 3 (1.92%) Credit Risk
7 3 (1.92%) Data Conversion
7 3 (1.92%) Data Extraction
7 3 (1.92%) Neural Network
8 2 (1.28%) CESG
8 2 (1.28%) Clustering
8 2 (1.28%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.28%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.28%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.28%) Economics
8 2 (1.28%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 20 (12.82%) Unix
2 3 (1.92%) Linux
2 3 (1.92%) Windows
3 2 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.64%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.64%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (35.26%) Business Intelligence
2 40 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (21.79%) Data Modelling
4 32 (20.51%) Data Analytics
5 28 (17.95%) ETL
6 25 (16.03%) Data Management
7 23 (14.74%) Scrum
8 19 (12.18%) Data Analysis
9 17 (10.90%) Change Management
10 13 (8.33%) Data Transformation
10 13 (8.33%) User Stories
11 12 (7.69%) Kimball Methodology
12 11 (7.05%) Migration
12 11 (7.05%) Software Engineering
12 11 (7.05%) Stakeholder Management
13 10 (6.41%) Service Design
14 9 (5.77%) Configuration Management
14 9 (5.77%) Product Management
15 8 (5.13%) Project Management
15 8 (5.13%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 44 (28.21%) SQL
2 13 (8.33%) Java
3 12 (7.69%) PL/SQL
4 10 (6.41%) Shell Script
5 8 (5.13%) T-SQL
6 6 (3.85%) Python
7 5 (3.21%) JavaScript
7 5 (3.21%) R
8 4 (2.56%) C#
9 3 (1.92%) C++
9 3 (1.92%) SAS Macro
10 2 (1.28%) C
10 2 (1.28%) VBA
11 1 (0.64%) Apple Swift
11 1 (0.64%) Groovy
11 1 (0.64%) Haskell
11 1 (0.64%) Perl
11 1 (0.64%) Ruby
11 1 (0.64%) Scala
11 1 (0.64%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 11 (7.05%) Degree
3 10 (6.41%) SC Cleared
4 6 (3.85%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.92%) ISEB
6 3 (1.92%) ISTQB
6 3 (1.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (1.28%) SAS Certification
8 1 (0.64%) PhD
8 1 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (11.54%) Data Quality
2 6 (3.85%) QA
3 2 (1.28%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (3.85%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.28%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.28%) Terminal Services
2 2 (1.28%) XenApp
2 2 (1.28%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.64%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.28%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (0.64%) Grafana
2 1 (0.64%) Kibana
2 1 (0.64%) Oracle EDQ
2 1 (0.64%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (14.74%) Oracle
2 20 (12.82%) Microsoft
3 13 (8.33%) Informatica
4 10 (6.41%) SAP
5 9 (5.77%) Red Hat
6 8 (5.13%) Cloudera
7 7 (4.49%) Cognos
8 6 (3.85%) Google
8 6 (3.85%) IBM
9 4 (2.56%) Tableau
10 3 (1.92%) Apple
11 2 (1.28%) Citrix
11 2 (1.28%) Dell
11 2 (1.28%) MicroStrategy
11 2 (1.28%) TIBCO
11 2 (1.28%) VMware
12 1 (0.64%) DataFlux
12 1 (0.64%) Fortinet
12 1 (0.64%) HP
12 1 (0.64%) webMethods
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