Period
to 18 June 2019

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 18 June 2019 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
18 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 41 58 66
Rank change year-on-year +17 +8 +13
Contract jobs citing Analytics 52 45 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 3.96% 3.03% 1.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.68% 3.63% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 38 11
Birmingham median daily rate £425 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% -
10th Percentile £275 £334 £300
90th Percentile £758 £650 £500
West Midlands median daily rate £500 £450 £400
% change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% -7.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £18.00 - £51.00

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 1,110 1,239 1,025
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 84.60% 83.43% 82.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 771 839 687
Birmingham median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £259 £263
90th Percentile £588 £575 £525
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 44 17
Birmingham median hourly rate £17.06 £15.00 £14.22
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.73% +5.52% -6.79%
10th Percentile £10.63 £8.39 £10.75
90th Percentile £38.75 £42.50 £40.25
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.43 £15.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year +69.50% -30.23% +17.65%

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 18 June 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analytics in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 June 2019, 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 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (19.23%) TOGAF
4 9 (17.31%) Artificial Intelligence
4 9 (17.31%) Marketing
4 9 (17.31%) Finance
4 9 (17.31%) SQL
4 9 (17.31%) Robotics
4 9 (17.31%) User Experience
4 9 (17.31%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (15.38%) Google
6 7 (13.46%) Information Security
6 7 (13.46%) Internet
6 7 (13.46%) Data Modelling
6 7 (13.46%) Microsoft
6 7 (13.46%) Security Operations
6 7 (13.46%) Google Analytics
6 7 (13.46%) Visualisation
6 7 (13.46%) Power BI
6 7 (13.46%) Problem-Solving
6 7 (13.46%) Power Platform
7 6 (11.54%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (11.54%) Blockchain
7 6 (11.54%) Internet of Things
7 6 (11.54%) Adobe
7 6 (11.54%) Microsoft Excel
7 6 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (11.54%) Legal
7 6 (11.54%) Web Analytics
8 5 (9.62%) Degree

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 3 (5.77%) SAS
2 2 (3.85%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.92%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.92%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.92%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 6 (11.54%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (5.77%) Sketch
3 2 (3.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (3.85%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (3.85%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.92%) InVision
4 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.77%) WebTrends
2 1 (1.92%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.46%) Google Analytics
1 7 (13.46%) Power Platform
2 6 (11.54%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (9.62%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (5.77%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (5.77%) IBM Blueworks
5 2 (3.85%) Adobe Analytics
5 2 (3.85%) AdWords
5 2 (3.85%) Office 365
6 1 (1.92%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.92%) IaaS
6 1 (1.92%) PaaS
6 1 (1.92%) SaaS
6 1 (1.92%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.46%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.46%) Power BI
2 6 (11.54%) Blockchain
2 6 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (9.62%) SQL Server
4 4 (7.69%) Relational Database
5 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (5.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (5.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (3.85%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 2 (3.85%) Big Data
6 2 (3.85%) OLAP
6 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.92%) BigQuery
7 1 (1.92%) Data Lake
7 1 (1.92%) Flink
7 1 (1.92%) IBM InfoSphere
7 1 (1.92%) Impala
7 1 (1.92%) OLAP Cube
7 1 (1.92%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (1.92%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 5 (9.62%) ERwin
2 2 (3.85%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.92%) Axure RP
General
1 9 (17.31%) Finance
1 9 (17.31%) Marketing
2 6 (11.54%) Legal
3 4 (7.69%) Banking
3 4 (7.69%) Retail
4 3 (5.77%) Back Office
5 1 (1.92%) Automotive
5 1 (1.92%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.92%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (36.54%) Analyst
2 10 (19.23%) Architect
3 6 (11.54%) Enterprise Architect
4 5 (9.62%) Consultant
4 5 (9.62%) Designer
4 5 (9.62%) UX Designer
5 4 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 4 (7.69%) Data Architect
5 4 (7.69%) Developer
5 4 (7.69%) Information Architect
5 4 (7.69%) Report Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) Analytics Manager
6 3 (5.77%) E-Commerce Manager
6 3 (5.77%) IT Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) IT Security Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) Security Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) UI Designer
6 3 (5.77%) UI/UX Designer
6 3 (5.77%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.62%) jQuery
2 4 (7.69%) DOM
2 4 (7.69%) HTML
2 4 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 4 (7.69%) XML
3 3 (5.77%) CSS
3 3 (5.77%) Dojo
3 3 (5.77%) MDX
4 2 (3.85%) JSON
5 1 (1.92%) .NET
5 1 (1.92%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.92%) Ajax
5 1 (1.92%) Apache Beam
5 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.92%) Entity Framework
5 1 (1.92%) OAuth
5 1 (1.92%) OAuth2
5 1 (1.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.31%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (17.31%) Robotics
1 9 (17.31%) User Experience
2 6 (11.54%) Internet of Things
3 4 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.77%) Client/Server
4 3 (5.77%) iPad
4 3 (5.77%) Security Operations Centre
4 3 (5.77%) Tandem
5 2 (3.85%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.85%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.92%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.92%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.92%) Derivative
6 1 (1.92%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.92%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.85%) Linux
1 2 (3.85%) Windows
1 2 (3.85%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.92%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (19.23%) TOGAF
4 9 (17.31%) Artificial Intelligence
5 7 (13.46%) Data Modelling
5 7 (13.46%) Information Security
5 7 (13.46%) Problem-Solving
5 7 (13.46%) Security Operations
5 7 (13.46%) Visualisation
6 6 (11.54%) Web Analytics
7 5 (9.62%) Conceptual Models
7 5 (9.62%) Data Architecture
7 5 (9.62%) E-Commerce
7 5 (9.62%) Information Architecture
7 5 (9.62%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
8 4 (7.69%) Data Strategy
8 4 (7.69%) ETL
8 4 (7.69%) IT Strategy
8 4 (7.69%) Wireframes
8 4 (7.69%) Workshop Facilitation
Programming Languages
1 9 (17.31%) SQL
2 5 (9.62%) JavaScript
3 4 (7.69%) Java
4 3 (5.77%) Python
5 2 (3.85%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.92%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.92%) C#
6 1 (1.92%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 1 (1.92%) MATLAB
6 1 (1.92%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.92%) R
6 1 (1.92%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (9.62%) Degree
2 3 (5.77%) CEH
3 2 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 8 (15.38%) Google
2 7 (13.46%) Microsoft
3 6 (11.54%) Adobe
4 4 (7.69%) Casewise
4 4 (7.69%) IBM
5 3 (5.77%) Pega
5 3 (5.77%) Tableau
5 3 (5.77%) Tealium
5 3 (5.77%) webMethods
6 2 (3.85%) Facebook
6 2 (3.85%) Oracle
6 2 (3.85%) Twitter
7 1 (1.92%) Alteryx
7 1 (1.92%) Cognos
7 1 (1.92%) Informatica
7 1 (1.92%) Kenshoo
7 1 (1.92%) LogRhythm
7 1 (1.92%) Netezza
7 1 (1.92%) SAP
7 1 (1.92%) Workday