Period
to 22 November 2017

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 November 2017 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 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 86 56
Rank change year-on-year +40 -30 +25
Contract jobs citing Analytics 55 21 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 3.45% 1.38% 2.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.26% 1.69% 2.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 14 25
Birmingham median daily rate £375 £438 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.29% +6.71% -8.89%
10th Percentile £225 £313 £250
90th Percentile £538 £573 £530
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £450 £413
% change year-on-year -11.11% +9.09% +6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £34.08 - £32.10

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 1292 1243 1028
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 81.16% 81.67% 75.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 952 806 641
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £231 £248 £231
90th Percentile £525 £550 £506
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 27 38
Birmingham median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
10th Percentile £12.45 £10.83 £10.40
90th Percentile £45.35 £31.21 £43.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +38.89% -10.00% -

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 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analytics in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Analytics.

1 21 (38.18%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (34.55%) SQL
2 19 (34.55%) Visualisation
3 18 (32.73%) Power BI
4 16 (29.09%) Data Visualisation
5 15 (27.27%) Finance
6 13 (23.64%) Data Quality
6 13 (23.64%) Tableau
7 12 (21.82%) D3.js
7 12 (21.82%) QlikView
8 11 (20.00%) Spotfire
8 11 (20.00%) Python
8 11 (20.00%) NoSQL
8 11 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (18.18%) GraphQL
9 10 (18.18%) Scala
9 10 (18.18%) R
9 10 (18.18%) Web Analytics
9 10 (18.18%) Information Security
10 9 (16.36%) Legal
10 9 (16.36%) SEO
10 9 (16.36%) Internet
11 8 (14.55%) Microsoft Excel
12 7 (12.73%) Microsoft
12 7 (12.73%) Publishing
12 7 (12.73%) Data Management
12 7 (12.73%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (12.73%) Mathematics
13 6 (10.91%) Degree
13 6 (10.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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 5 (9.09%) SAS
2 1 (1.82%) ArcGIS
2 1 (1.82%) CMS
2 1 (1.82%) JBoss
Applications
1 8 (14.55%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.82%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.82%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.82%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Scribe Insight
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.27%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.82%) AdWords
2 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.36%) Internet
2 5 (9.09%) SMS
3 3 (5.45%) 3G
3 3 (5.45%) 4G
3 3 (5.45%) 5G
3 3 (5.45%) Bluetooth
3 3 (5.45%) Hyperconnected
3 3 (5.45%) LAN
3 3 (5.45%) RFID
3 3 (5.45%) WAN
3 3 (5.45%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (5.45%) ZigBee
3 3 (5.45%) Z-Wave
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (32.73%) Power BI
2 12 (21.82%) QlikView
3 11 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 11 (20.00%) Spotfire
4 6 (10.91%) SQL Server
4 6 (10.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (10.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (7.27%) Big Data
5 4 (7.27%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (3.64%) Hadoop
6 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.82%) Base SAS
7 1 (1.82%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.82%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.82%) Pentaho
7 1 (1.82%) SAP BW
7 1 (1.82%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (3.64%) JIRA
2 1 (1.82%) MSI
2 1 (1.82%) ProC
2 1 (1.82%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 15 (27.27%) Finance
2 9 (16.36%) Legal
3 7 (12.73%) Publishing
4 4 (7.27%) Marketing
4 4 (7.27%) Retail
5 3 (5.45%) Banking
6 1 (1.82%) Front Office
6 1 (1.82%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (21.82%) Analyst
1 12 (21.82%) Data Scientist
2 11 (20.00%) Designer
3 10 (18.18%) Content Designer
4 9 (16.36%) Developer
5 8 (14.55%) Digital Content Designer
5 8 (14.55%) Digital Designer
6 6 (10.91%) Data Analyst
7 4 (7.27%) Architect
7 4 (7.27%) Business Analyst
7 4 (7.27%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 4 (7.27%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
8 3 (5.45%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 3 (5.45%) IoT Architect
8 3 (5.45%) Python Developer
8 3 (5.45%) R Developer
9 2 (3.64%) Consultant
9 2 (3.64%) Junior
9 2 (3.64%) Senior Digital Content Designer
9 2 (3.64%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (21.82%) D3.js
2 4 (7.27%) Natural Language Processing
3 2 (3.64%) HTML
3 2 (3.64%) MDX
4 1 (1.82%) .NET
4 1 (1.82%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.82%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (1.82%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.82%) Apache Camel
4 1 (1.82%) Apache CXF
4 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.82%) CSS
4 1 (1.82%) Drools
4 1 (1.82%) jBPM
4 1 (1.82%) Middleware
4 1 (1.82%) Node.js
4 1 (1.82%) Spring
4 1 (1.82%) Web Services
4 1 (1.82%) XHTML
4 1 (1.82%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.27%) Computer Science
2 4 (7.27%) FMCG
3 3 (5.45%) Algorithms
4 2 (3.64%) EPoS
4 2 (3.64%) User Experience
5 1 (1.82%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.82%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.64%) Linux
2 1 (1.82%) CentOS
2 1 (1.82%) Ubuntu
2 1 (1.82%) Unix
2 1 (1.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (38.18%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (34.55%) Visualisation
3 16 (29.09%) Data Visualisation
4 10 (18.18%) Information Security
4 10 (18.18%) Web Analytics
5 9 (16.36%) SEO
6 7 (12.73%) Data Management
6 7 (12.73%) Mathematics
6 7 (12.73%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (10.91%) Collaborative Working
7 6 (10.91%) ETL
8 5 (9.09%) ERP
8 5 (9.09%) Open Source
9 4 (7.27%) Business Analytics
9 4 (7.27%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (7.27%) Data Analytics
9 4 (7.27%) Data Cleansing
9 4 (7.27%) Data Extraction
9 4 (7.27%) Time Management
9 4 (7.27%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 19 (34.55%) SQL
2 11 (20.00%) Python
3 10 (18.18%) GraphQL
3 10 (18.18%) R
3 10 (18.18%) Scala
4 4 (7.27%) C#
4 4 (7.27%) Java
4 4 (7.27%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.64%) PHP
6 1 (1.82%) C
6 1 (1.82%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.82%) Jython
6 1 (1.82%) Perl
6 1 (1.82%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.82%) PROC SQL
6 1 (1.82%) SAS Macro
6 1 (1.82%) VBA
6 1 (1.82%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (10.91%) Degree
2 4 (7.27%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (23.64%) Data Quality
2 3 (5.45%) QA
3 1 (1.82%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.82%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) AppDNA
1 1 (1.82%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (23.64%) Tableau
2 7 (12.73%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.27%) Google
3 4 (7.27%) Oracle
4 3 (5.45%) SAP
4 3 (5.45%) Sigfox
5 1 (1.82%) BT
5 1 (1.82%) Capita
5 1 (1.82%) Citrix
5 1 (1.82%) Coremetrics
5 1 (1.82%) Facebook
5 1 (1.82%) IBM
5 1 (1.82%) Talend