Period
to 14 December 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 December 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 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 42 75
Rank change year-on-year -20 +33 -21
Contract jobs citing Analytics 35 63 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.47% 3.86% 1.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.95% 4.64% 1.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 47 14
Birmingham median daily rate £468 £375 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.67% -4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £216 £225 £313
90th Percentile £585 £538 £534
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £400 £450
% change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £45.00 £34.08 -
% change year-on-year +32.04% - -

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 1,186 1,357 1,205
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 83.58% 83.15% 83.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 812 995 751
Birmingham median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £213 £227 £250
90th Percentile £563 £530 £550
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 25 36
Birmingham median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -4.48% -4.29%
10th Percentile £10.77 £10.27 £10.60
90th Percentile £32.00 £48.95 £32.10
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.85 £25.06 £17.50
% change year-on-year -36.75% +43.20% -12.50%

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 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analytics in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 10 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (22.86%) Data Analysis
3 7 (20.00%) Decision-Making
4 6 (17.14%) Finance
4 6 (17.14%) SQL
4 6 (17.14%) Tableau
5 5 (14.29%) Visualisation
5 5 (14.29%) Retail
5 5 (14.29%) Data Management
5 5 (14.29%) Google
5 5 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 5 (14.29%) Python
5 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 5 (14.29%) Power BI
6 4 (11.43%) Prototyping
6 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (11.43%) Dashboard Development
6 4 (11.43%) Data Modelling
6 4 (11.43%) Workflow
6 4 (11.43%) Banking
6 4 (11.43%) Google Analytics
6 4 (11.43%) Dimensional Modelling
6 4 (11.43%) Data Cleansing
6 4 (11.43%) Relational Database
7 3 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (8.57%) Predictive Analytics
7 3 (8.57%) Degree
7 3 (8.57%) Blog
7 3 (8.57%) TDD

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 (8.57%) SAS
2 1 (2.86%) Blackboard Learn
2 1 (2.86%) Moodle
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.86%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 1 (2.86%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.43%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.86%) AdWords
2 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.86%) AtomSphere
2 1 (2.86%) Boomi
2 1 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.86%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.86%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) Power BI
2 4 (11.43%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.71%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.86%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (2.86%) BigQuery
4 1 (2.86%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.86%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (2.86%) Lumira
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (2.86%) SAP BW
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (17.14%) Finance
2 5 (14.29%) Retail
3 4 (11.43%) Banking
4 3 (8.57%) Retail Finance
5 2 (5.71%) Marketing
5 2 (5.71%) Retail Banking
6 1 (2.86%) Advertising
6 1 (2.86%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (37.14%) Analyst
2 7 (20.00%) Data Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Consultant
5 3 (8.57%) React Developer
5 3 (8.57%) UI Developer
5 3 (8.57%) UI/UX Developer
5 3 (8.57%) User Researcher
5 3 (8.57%) UX Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Data Analytics Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Risk Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) SAP Consultant
7 1 (2.86%) Analyst Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Credit Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Delivery Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Implementation Consultant
7 1 (2.86%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant
7 1 (2.86%) SAS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) CSS
1 3 (8.57%) HTML
1 3 (8.57%) React
2 1 (2.86%) .NET
2 1 (2.86%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.86%) Entity Framework
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.57%) Blog
2 3 (8.57%) User Experience
3 2 (5.71%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.86%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.86%) Smart Meter
4 1 (2.86%) VLE
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (22.86%) Data Analysis
3 7 (20.00%) Decision-Making
4 5 (14.29%) Data Management
4 5 (14.29%) Visualisation
5 4 (11.43%) Dashboard Development
5 4 (11.43%) Data Cleansing
5 4 (11.43%) Data Modelling
5 4 (11.43%) Dimensional Modelling
5 4 (11.43%) Prototyping
5 4 (11.43%) Workflow
6 3 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (8.57%) Data Science
6 3 (8.57%) Predictive Analytics
6 3 (8.57%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (8.57%) Scrum
6 3 (8.57%) Service Design
6 3 (8.57%) TDD
6 3 (8.57%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.14%) SQL
2 5 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 5 (14.29%) Python
3 3 (8.57%) PHP
4 2 (5.71%) MATLAB
4 2 (5.71%) VB
5 1 (2.86%) C#
5 1 (2.86%) R
5 1 (2.86%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.86%) SAS Certification
2 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) PMO
Vendors
1 6 (17.14%) Tableau
2 5 (14.29%) Google
2 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.57%) SAP
4 1 (2.86%) Alteryx
4 1 (2.86%) Birst
4 1 (2.86%) Blackboard
4 1 (2.86%) Cognos
4 1 (2.86%) Dell
4 1 (2.86%) GoldenSource
4 1 (2.86%) IBM
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle