Period
to 19 June 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 19 June 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
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 66 79
Rank change year-on-year +9 +13 -4
Contract jobs citing Analytics 45 19 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 3.02% 1.53% 1.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.66% 1.86% 1.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 11 20
Birmingham median daily rate £410 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £334 £300 £361
90th Percentile £650 £500 £493
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £400 £441
% change year-on-year +12.50% -9.35% +6.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - £51.00 £19.61
% change year-on-year - +160.07% -27.64%

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 1,228 1,021 1,199
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 82.47% 82.01% 83.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 829 682 799
Birmingham median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +0.67%
10th Percentile £259 £263 £215
90th Percentile £575 £525 £528
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 17 35
Birmingham median hourly rate £15.00 £14.22 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.52% -1.97% -35.56%
10th Percentile £8.39 £10.75 £10.73
90th Percentile £42.50 £40.25 £41.10
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £21.50 £17.95
% change year-on-year -30.23% +19.78% -21.96%

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 19 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analytics in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 June 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 18 (40.00%) Data Analytics
2 17 (37.78%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (26.67%) SQL
3 12 (26.67%) SQL Server
4 11 (24.44%) Finance
4 11 (24.44%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (24.44%) Power BI
5 10 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 8 (17.78%) QlikView
7 8 (17.78%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (15.56%) Self-Motivation
8 7 (15.56%) Migration
9 6 (13.33%) ETL
9 6 (13.33%) SMS
9 6 (13.33%) Visualisation
9 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
9 6 (13.33%) Data Visualisation
9 6 (13.33%) SQL Server 2016
9 6 (13.33%) Tableau
10 5 (11.11%) Dashboard Development
10 5 (11.11%) Credit Risk
10 5 (11.11%) Workflow
10 5 (11.11%) Data Migration
10 5 (11.11%) MDX
10 5 (11.11%) SAP
10 5 (11.11%) BusinessObjects

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 (2.22%) Apache
1 1 (2.22%) Apache Spark
1 1 (2.22%) CMS
1 1 (2.22%) JBoss
1 1 (2.22%) Liferay
1 1 (2.22%) SAS
1 1 (2.22%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 4 (8.89%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.44%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (4.44%) IaaS
2 2 (4.44%) Office 365
2 2 (4.44%) PaaS
3 1 (2.22%) Azure Data Factory
3 1 (2.22%) Data Lake Analytics
3 1 (2.22%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.33%) SMS
2 4 (8.89%) Firewall
2 4 (8.89%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 11 (24.44%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (24.44%) Power BI
3 10 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (17.78%) QlikView
6 6 (13.33%) SQL Server 2016
7 5 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (8.89%) Big Data
8 4 (8.89%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 4 (8.89%) Hadoop
8 4 (8.89%) Lumira
8 4 (8.89%) SAP BW
9 3 (6.67%) Apache Hive
9 3 (6.67%) Azure SQL Database
9 3 (6.67%) Data Mining
9 3 (6.67%) Impala
9 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.44%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (4.44%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (2.22%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.22%) JUnit
2 1 (2.22%) Maven
2 1 (2.22%) SonarQube
2 1 (2.22%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 11 (24.44%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) Banking
2 3 (6.67%) Retail
3 2 (4.44%) Legal
4 1 (2.22%) Automotive
4 1 (2.22%) Marketing
4 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (26.67%) Consultant
2 8 (17.78%) Developer
3 7 (15.56%) Analyst
4 6 (13.33%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 5 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 4 (8.89%) SAP Consultant
6 4 (8.89%) SOC Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) Power BI Consultant
7 3 (6.67%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant
7 3 (6.67%) Senior User Researcher
7 3 (6.67%) User Researcher
8 2 (4.44%) Architect
8 2 (4.44%) DBA
8 2 (4.44%) Development DBA
8 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Consultant
8 2 (4.44%) Migration Specialist
8 2 (4.44%) Mobility Consultant
8 2 (4.44%) Power BI Developer
8 2 (4.44%) SSIS Consultant
8 2 (4.44%) SSRS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.11%) MDX
2 2 (4.44%) jQuery
3 1 (2.22%) Ajax
3 1 (2.22%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.22%) CSS
3 1 (2.22%) CSS3
3 1 (2.22%) Hibernate
3 1 (2.22%) HTML
3 1 (2.22%) HTML5
3 1 (2.22%) J2EE
3 1 (2.22%) JSR 168
3 1 (2.22%) Node.js
3 1 (2.22%) Spark Streaming
3 1 (2.22%) Spring
3 1 (2.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.78%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (15.56%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (11.11%) Credit Risk
4 3 (6.67%) User Experience
5 1 (2.22%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.22%) Fintech
5 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.22%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.22%) Linux
1 1 (2.22%) Windows
1 1 (2.22%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.00%) Data Analytics
2 17 (37.78%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (15.56%) Migration
5 6 (13.33%) Data Visualisation
5 6 (13.33%) ETL
5 6 (13.33%) Visualisation
6 5 (11.11%) Dashboard Development
6 5 (11.11%) Data Migration
6 5 (11.11%) Workflow
7 4 (8.89%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
7 4 (8.89%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (8.89%) Identity Access Management
7 4 (8.89%) Risk Assessment
7 4 (8.89%) Scrum
7 4 (8.89%) SIEM
7 4 (8.89%) Threat Intelligence
8 3 (6.67%) Data Analysis
8 3 (6.67%) Mathematics
8 3 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (26.67%) SQL
2 1 (2.22%) ES6
2 1 (2.22%) Java
2 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.22%) MATLAB
2 1 (2.22%) R
2 1 (2.22%) Scala
2 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
2 1 (2.22%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (8.89%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (4.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) Ambari
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Intune
1 2 (4.44%) SCCM
2 1 (2.22%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 9 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.33%) Tableau
3 5 (11.11%) SAP
4 4 (8.89%) Oracle
5 3 (6.67%) Netezza
6 1 (2.22%) Capita
6 1 (2.22%) Cloudera
6 1 (2.22%) Google
6 1 (2.22%) IBM
6 1 (2.22%) Informatica