The table below looks at the statistics for Quantitative Analysis 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 Quantitative Analysis over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quantitative Analysis
Rank 142 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Quantitative Analysis 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.033% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.041% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £550 £240
% change year-on-year
- +129.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £14.50
Quantitative Analysis
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
2459 1812 1775
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 82.05% 76.46% 76.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1474 1128 946
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 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 73 130
Median hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.05 £42.50 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Quantitative Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Quantitative Analysis as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Quantitative Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Quantitative Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Quantitative Analysis across the West Midlands region.

Quantitative Analysis Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Quantitative Analysis
Top 18 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Quantitative Analysis 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 Quantitative Analysis.

1 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (60.00%) Data Mining
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) Data Management
1 3 (60.00%) Data Analysis
1 3 (60.00%) Statistics
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
1 3 (60.00%) Data Quality
1 3 (60.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 3 (60.00%) Big Data
1 3 (60.00%) Statistical Modelling
1 3 (60.00%) Master Data Management
1 3 (60.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (40.00%) Reverse Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development

Quantitative Analysis
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:

Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Big Data
1 3 (60.00%) Data Mining
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Data Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Business Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Algorithms
1 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (60.00%) Statistics
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Data Analysis
1 3 (60.00%) Data Management
1 3 (60.00%) Master Data Management
1 3 (60.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 3 (60.00%) Statistical Modelling
2 2 (40.00%) Reverse Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft