Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 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
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 48 76
Rank change year-on-year -17 +28 -8
Contract jobs citing Analytics 41 40 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.78% 3.03% 1.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.40% 3.66% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 27 18
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £375 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -14.29% +26.81%
10th Percentile £303 £222 £368
90th Percentile £650 £515 £553
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £432
% change year-on-year +6.25% -7.41% +4.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - £50.50 £19.61
% change year-on-year - +157.52% -34.63%

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 1,206 1,092 1,269
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 81.76% 82.85% 83.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 814 759 854
Birmingham median daily rate £413 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +3.90% +5.48%
10th Percentile £261 £263 £237
90th Percentile £571 £525 £538
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 18 28
Birmingham median hourly rate £15.00 £14.22 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.52% -6.79% -35.79%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.88 £10.73
90th Percentile £34.20 £36.80 £38.83
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £20.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year -22.50% +25.00% -28.89%

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 14 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analytics in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 14 (34.15%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (31.71%) Finance
3 11 (26.83%) Data Analytics
4 10 (24.39%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (19.51%) SQL
5 8 (19.51%) SAP
5 8 (19.51%) SQL Server
6 7 (17.07%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (17.07%) SMS
6 7 (17.07%) QlikView
6 7 (17.07%) Power BI
7 6 (14.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (14.63%) Tableau
7 6 (14.63%) BusinessObjects
7 6 (14.63%) ETL
7 6 (14.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (12.20%) Banking
8 5 (12.20%) SAP BW
8 5 (12.20%) Visualisation
8 5 (12.20%) Data Visualisation
8 5 (12.20%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 5 (12.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (12.20%) Lumira
8 5 (12.20%) SAP S/4HANA
8 5 (12.20%) Decision-Making
8 5 (12.20%) Self-Motivation
9 4 (9.76%) Threat Intelligence
9 4 (9.76%) SIEM
9 4 (9.76%) Dashboard Development
9 4 (9.76%) Identity Access Management

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 2 (4.88%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (12.20%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.88%) IaaS
2 2 (4.88%) PaaS
3 1 (2.44%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.07%) SMS
2 4 (9.76%) Firewall
2 4 (9.76%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.51%) SQL Server
2 7 (17.07%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (17.07%) Power BI
2 7 (17.07%) QlikView
3 6 (14.63%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (14.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (14.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (12.20%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 5 (12.20%) Lumira
4 5 (12.20%) SAP BW
4 5 (12.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (7.32%) Big Data
5 3 (7.32%) Data Mining
5 3 (7.32%) Hadoop
5 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (4.88%) Qlik Sense
6 2 (4.88%) Spotfire
6 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.88%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (4.88%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 13 (31.71%) Finance
2 5 (12.20%) Banking
3 4 (9.76%) Retail
4 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.44%) Advertising
5 1 (2.44%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.44%) Marketing
5 1 (2.44%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (21.95%) Consultant
2 7 (17.07%) Analyst
3 6 (14.63%) SAP Consultant
4 4 (9.76%) Developer
4 4 (9.76%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant
4 4 (9.76%) SOC Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) Senior User Researcher
5 3 (7.32%) User Researcher
6 2 (4.88%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 2 (4.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (4.88%) DBA
6 2 (4.88%) Development DBA
6 2 (4.88%) SAP Manager
6 2 (4.88%) SAP Training Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Training Manager
7 1 (2.44%) Business Consultant
7 1 (2.44%) Business Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Data Migration Specialist
7 1 (2.44%) Data Modeller
7 1 (2.44%) Technical Writer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.32%) MDX
2 1 (2.44%) AngularJS
2 1 (2.44%) CSS
2 1 (2.44%) CSS3
2 1 (2.44%) HTML
2 1 (2.44%) HTML5
2 1 (2.44%) jQuery
2 1 (2.44%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.32%) Credit Risk
2 3 (7.32%) User Experience
3 1 (2.44%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.44%) Fintech
3 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (34.15%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (26.83%) Data Analytics
3 10 (24.39%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (14.63%) ETL
5 5 (12.20%) Data Visualisation
5 5 (12.20%) Decision-Making
5 5 (12.20%) Visualisation
6 4 (9.76%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
6 4 (9.76%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (9.76%) Dashboard Development
6 4 (9.76%) Identity Access Management
6 4 (9.76%) Migration
6 4 (9.76%) Risk Assessment
6 4 (9.76%) SIEM
6 4 (9.76%) Threat Intelligence
6 4 (9.76%) Workflow
7 3 (7.32%) Data Modelling
7 3 (7.32%) Human Factors
7 3 (7.32%) Mathematics
7 3 (7.32%) Psychology
Programming Languages
1 8 (19.51%) SQL
2 1 (2.44%) ES6
2 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.44%) MATLAB
2 1 (2.44%) R
2 1 (2.44%) T-SQL
2 1 (2.44%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) PhD
2 1 (2.44%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.44%) PMO
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) Ambari
Vendors
1 8 (19.51%) SAP
2 6 (14.63%) Tableau
3 4 (9.76%) Microsoft
4 3 (7.32%) Netezza
4 3 (7.32%) Oracle
5 1 (2.44%) Capita
5 1 (2.44%) GoldenSource
5 1 (2.44%) Informatica