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 24 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analytics
Rank 56 72 91
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +19
Contract jobs citing Analytics 84 56 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.02% 2.19% 1.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.72% 2.88% 1.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 32 11
Median daily rate £450 £413 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £292 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £495 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
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 £20.06 £25.85 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-22.41% +21.64%
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
2258 1946 1787
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 81.31% 76.08% 75.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1277 1212 943
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £260 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £515 £497
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 90 109
Median hourly rate £20.50 £29.00 £34.32
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.31% -15.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.96 £15.50 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%

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 24 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 24 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
Warwickshire +10 23 £450 +12.50% 6
Shropshire -27 17 £460 -7.07% 1
Birmingham +4 15 £450 +35.84% 7
Coventry -9 9 £400 +29.03% 2
West Bromwich - 4 £394 -
Sutton Coldfield -1 3 £430 -7.27%
Solihull - 2 - - 1
Staffordshire +2 1 - - 1
Worcestershire -12 1 £376 -16.55% 4
Wolverhampton - 1 £432 -
Analytics
England

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 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 58 (45.31%) Business Intelligence
2 40 (31.25%) SQL
3 38 (29.69%) Data Modelling
4 33 (25.78%) Oracle
5 31 (24.22%) Data Warehouse
6 28 (21.88%) Pentaho
7 26 (20.31%) ETL
8 25 (19.53%) Hadoop
9 24 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
9 24 (18.75%) JIRA
10 23 (17.97%) Confluence
10 23 (17.97%) Data Analytics
11 22 (17.19%) Unix
12 21 (16.41%) Big Data
13 20 (15.63%) BusinessObjects
13 20 (15.63%) Scrum
13 20 (15.63%) Data Analysis
14 19 (14.84%) Finance
15 18 (14.06%) Data Management
16 17 (13.28%) Java
16 17 (13.28%) Security Cleared
17 15 (11.72%) SC Cleared
17 15 (11.72%) Data Quality
17 15 (11.72%) Informatica
18 14 (10.94%) PL/SQL
18 14 (10.94%) XML
18 14 (10.94%) Analytical Skills
19 13 (10.16%) Change Management
19 13 (10.16%) QlikView
20 12 (9.38%) Degree

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 (17.97%) Confluence
2 6 (4.69%) SAS
3 5 (3.91%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.34%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (2.34%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.78%) Apache
5 1 (0.78%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.78%) CMS
5 1 (0.78%) JBoss
5 1 (0.78%) nginx
5 1 (0.78%) Node.js
5 1 (0.78%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.78%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.69%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (3.13%) MS Office
4 2 (1.56%) SPSS
5 1 (0.78%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.78%) MS Project
5 1 (0.78%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.78%) Open Workbench
5 1 (0.78%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.78%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.78%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.13%) SuccessFactors
2 3 (2.34%) SaaS
3 2 (1.56%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.56%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.78%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (0.78%) GitHub
4 1 (0.78%) IaaS
4 1 (0.78%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.78%) Extranet
1 1 (0.78%) Firewall
1 1 (0.78%) HTTP
1 1 (0.78%) Intranet
1 1 (0.78%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (0.78%) SSL
1 1 (0.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (24.22%) Data Warehouse
2 28 (21.88%) Pentaho
3 25 (19.53%) Hadoop
4 21 (16.41%) Big Data
5 20 (15.63%) BusinessObjects
6 13 (10.16%) QlikView
7 12 (9.38%) SQL Server
8 8 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (4.69%) Data Mart
9 6 (4.69%) Oracle Database
10 5 (3.91%) Relational Database
10 5 (3.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (3.13%) MS Access
11 4 (3.13%) Oracle BI EE
11 4 (3.13%) Qlik Sense
11 4 (3.13%) SAP BI
12 3 (2.34%) DTS
12 3 (2.34%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 3 (2.34%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (2.34%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 24 (18.75%) JIRA
2 3 (2.34%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.56%) Cucumber
3 2 (1.56%) Gatling
3 2 (1.56%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.56%) Selenium
4 1 (0.78%) Ant
4 1 (0.78%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.78%) Grunt
4 1 (0.78%) gulp
4 1 (0.78%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.78%) IntelliJ
4 1 (0.78%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.78%) JUnit
4 1 (0.78%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (0.78%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.78%) Sublime Text
General
1 19 (14.84%) Finance
2 6 (4.69%) Retail
3 4 (3.13%) Automotive
3 4 (3.13%) Marketing
4 2 (1.56%) Billing
5 1 (0.78%) Advertising
5 1 (0.78%) Banking
5 1 (0.78%) Legal
5 1 (0.78%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.78%) Military
5 1 (0.78%) Publishing
5 1 (0.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (26.56%) Developer
2 28 (21.88%) Analyst
3 22 (17.19%) Architect
4 12 (9.38%) Hadoop Developer
5 11 (8.59%) Business Intelligence Architect
6 10 (7.81%) Business Analyst
7 8 (6.25%) Consultant
7 8 (6.25%) Project Manager
7 8 (6.25%) Test Analyst
8 7 (5.47%) Data Architect
8 7 (5.47%) Head of Analytics
8 7 (5.47%) Lead Developer
8 7 (5.47%) Pentaho Developer
8 7 (5.47%) QlikView Developer
8 7 (5.47%) Solutions Architect
8 7 (5.47%) Team Leader
9 6 (4.69%) Agile Test Analyst
9 6 (4.69%) DBA
10 5 (3.91%) Business Intelligence Solutions Architect
10 5 (3.91%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (10.94%) XML
2 7 (5.47%) .NET
2 7 (5.47%) REST
3 5 (3.91%) HTML
3 5 (3.91%) HTML5
4 4 (3.13%) SOAP
4 4 (3.13%) Web Services
5 3 (2.34%) ASP.NET
5 3 (2.34%) EDI
5 3 (2.34%) WCF
5 3 (2.34%) XSD
5 3 (2.34%) XSLT
6 2 (1.56%) AngularJS
6 2 (1.56%) CSS
6 2 (1.56%) JSON
6 2 (1.56%) XBRL
7 1 (0.78%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (0.78%) Play Framework
7 1 (0.78%) Sass
7 1 (0.78%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.94%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (8.59%) NHS
3 9 (7.03%) Management Information System
4 6 (4.69%) Data Integration
5 5 (3.91%) Statistics
5 5 (3.91%) Visualisation
6 4 (3.13%) Computer Science
6 4 (3.13%) Mathematics
7 3 (2.34%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.56%) Credit Risk
8 2 (1.56%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.56%) Data Conversion
8 2 (1.56%) Data Extraction
8 2 (1.56%) Economics
8 2 (1.56%) Neural Network
8 2 (1.56%) PMI
8 2 (1.56%) Social Media
8 2 (1.56%) User Experience
9 1 (0.78%) EPoS
9 1 (0.78%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 22 (17.19%) Unix
2 3 (2.34%) Windows
3 2 (1.56%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.78%) Linux
4 1 (0.78%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (45.31%) Business Intelligence
2 38 (29.69%) Data Modelling
3 26 (20.31%) ETL
4 24 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (17.97%) Data Analytics
6 20 (15.63%) Data Analysis
6 20 (15.63%) Scrum
7 18 (14.06%) Data Management
8 13 (10.16%) Change Management
9 12 (9.38%) Kimball Methodology
9 12 (9.38%) Project Management
10 11 (8.59%) Configuration Management
10 11 (8.59%) Migration
10 11 (8.59%) Problem Management
10 11 (8.59%) Software Engineering
11 10 (7.81%) Data Transformation
12 9 (7.03%) Service Design
13 8 (6.25%) Inmon Methodology
14 7 (5.47%) Data Governance
14 7 (5.47%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (31.25%) SQL
2 17 (13.28%) Java
3 14 (10.94%) PL/SQL
4 12 (9.38%) Shell Script
5 7 (5.47%) JavaScript
6 5 (3.91%) C#
7 4 (3.13%) T-SQL
8 3 (2.34%) VB
8 3 (2.34%) VBA
8 3 (2.34%) XPath
9 2 (1.56%) C++
9 2 (1.56%) Python
9 2 (1.56%) SAS Macro
9 2 (1.56%) Scala
10 1 (0.78%) ActionScript
10 1 (0.78%) ActionScript 2.0
10 1 (0.78%) C
10 1 (0.78%) Groovy
10 1 (0.78%) Perl
10 1 (0.78%) R
Qualifications
1 17 (13.28%) Security Cleared
2 15 (11.72%) SC Cleared
3 12 (9.38%) Degree
4 5 (3.91%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (2.34%) ISEB
5 3 (2.34%) ISTQB
5 3 (2.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (1.56%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.78%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (11.72%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.34%) QA
3 2 (1.56%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (3.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.78%) Docker
2 1 (0.78%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 6 (4.69%) Oracle EDQ
2 1 (0.78%) Grafana
2 1 (0.78%) Kibana
2 1 (0.78%) Puppet
Vendors
1 33 (25.78%) Oracle
2 15 (11.72%) Informatica
3 12 (9.38%) Cognos
4 10 (7.81%) Microsoft
5 9 (7.03%) Red Hat
5 9 (7.03%) SAP
6 8 (6.25%) Cloudera
7 5 (3.91%) Google
7 5 (3.91%) IBM
8 4 (3.13%) MicroStrategy
9 3 (2.34%) Tableau
10 2 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (1.56%) TIBCO
11 1 (0.78%) Cisco
11 1 (0.78%) HP
11 1 (0.78%) JD Edwards
11 1 (0.78%) Omniture
11 1 (0.78%) Teradata
11 1 (0.78%) Trillium
11 1 (0.78%) webMethods
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