Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Analytics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Analytics over the 6 months to 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Analytics
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 48 80
Rank change year-on-year -12 +32 -28
Contract jobs citing Analytics 40 52 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.79% 3.44% 1.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.38% 4.16% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 41 21
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £264 £225 £313
90th Percentile £561 £538 £538
West Midlands median daily rate £411 £400 £450
% change year-on-year +2.81% -11.11% +9.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - £50.50 -

Analytics is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,185 1,249 1,300
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 82.58% 82.61% 83.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 811 906 845
Birmingham median daily rate £413 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.45% -3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £225 £238 £250
90th Percentile £550 £525 £550
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 17 31
Birmingham median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.75 £10.60
90th Percentile £23.60 £47.45 £36.50
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £24.98 £17.50
% change year-on-year -39.95% +42.74% -16.67%

Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Analytics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Analytics in Birmingham

Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Analytics in Birmingham.

Contractor daily rate trend for Analytics in Birmingham

Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analytics in Birmingham over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analytics in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Analytics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Analytics.

1 16 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 8 (20.00%) Visualisation
2 8 (20.00%) Tableau
3 7 (17.50%) Dashboard Development
3 7 (17.50%) Power BI
3 7 (17.50%) Finance
3 7 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (17.50%) SAP
4 6 (15.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (15.00%) SQL
5 5 (12.50%) Data Management
5 5 (12.50%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 5 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (12.50%) Scrum
5 5 (12.50%) SAP BW
5 5 (12.50%) Data Modelling
5 5 (12.50%) ETL
5 5 (12.50%) SAP S/4HANA
5 5 (12.50%) Lumira
5 5 (12.50%) Data Analytics
6 4 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (10.00%) Relational Database
6 4 (10.00%) Threat Intelligence
6 4 (10.00%) Decision-Making
6 4 (10.00%) Identity Access Management
6 4 (10.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
6 4 (10.00%) Prototyping
6 4 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (10.00%) HTML

Analytics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 1 (2.50%) Blackboard Learn
1 1 (2.50%) Moodle
1 1 (2.50%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
1 1 (2.50%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (12.50%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) Google Analytics
1 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.00%) IaaS
2 2 (5.00%) PaaS
3 1 (2.50%) AdWords
3 1 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.50%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.00%) Firewall
1 4 (10.00%) Network Security
2 3 (7.50%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.50%) Power BI
2 5 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (12.50%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 5 (12.50%) Lumira
2 5 (12.50%) SAP BW
3 4 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (7.50%) QlikView
4 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (5.00%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.50%) Apache Hive
6 1 (2.50%) Data Mining
6 1 (2.50%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (5.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 7 (17.50%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Banking
2 3 (7.50%) Retail
3 2 (5.00%) Marketing
4 1 (2.50%) Advertising
4 1 (2.50%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.50%) Retail Finance
4 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (35.00%) Analyst
2 8 (20.00%) Consultant
3 6 (15.00%) Data Analyst
3 6 (15.00%) Developer
3 6 (15.00%) SAP Consultant
4 4 (10.00%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant
4 4 (10.00%) SOC Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) React Developer
5 3 (7.50%) UI Developer
5 3 (7.50%) UI/UX Developer
5 3 (7.50%) UX Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Data Analytics Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) DBA
6 2 (5.00%) Development DBA
7 1 (2.50%) SEO Manager
7 1 (2.50%) SQL Analyst
7 1 (2.50%) Tableau Analyst
7 1 (2.50%) Technologist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.00%) CSS
1 4 (10.00%) HTML
2 3 (7.50%) React
3 1 (2.50%) .NET
3 1 (2.50%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.50%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.50%) CSS3
3 1 (2.50%) Entity Framework
3 1 (2.50%) HTML5
3 1 (2.50%) jQuery
3 1 (2.50%) Node.js
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) User Experience
2 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.50%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.50%) Smart Meter
2 1 (2.50%) VLE
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 8 (20.00%) Visualisation
3 7 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (17.50%) Dashboard Development
4 5 (12.50%) Data Analytics
4 5 (12.50%) Data Management
4 5 (12.50%) Data Modelling
4 5 (12.50%) ETL
4 5 (12.50%) Scrum
5 4 (10.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
5 4 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (10.00%) Data Cleansing
5 4 (10.00%) Data Visualisation
5 4 (10.00%) Decision-Making
5 4 (10.00%) Dimensional Modelling
5 4 (10.00%) Identity Access Management
5 4 (10.00%) Prototyping
5 4 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
5 4 (10.00%) Threat Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (15.00%) SQL
2 3 (7.50%) PHP
3 2 (5.00%) Python
4 1 (2.50%) C#
4 1 (2.50%) ES6
4 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.50%) TypeScript
4 1 (2.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (2.50%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (2.50%) Degree
1 1 (2.50%) SAS Certification
1 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) PMO
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Ambari
Vendors
1 8 (20.00%) Tableau
2 7 (17.50%) SAP
3 4 (10.00%) Google
4 3 (7.50%) Oracle
5 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.50%) Alteryx
6 1 (2.50%) Birst
6 1 (2.50%) Blackboard
6 1 (2.50%) Cognos
6 1 (2.50%) GoldenSource
6 1 (2.50%) IBM