The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for Analytics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Analytics over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 34 54
Rank change year-on-year -2 +20  
Contract jobs citing Analytics 3 10 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.00% 2.79% 1.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.28% 3.37% 2.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 5
Median daily rate £408 £453 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.94% -17.72%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -5.58% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £20.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year +7.31% +7.89%  

Analytics is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Cambridge
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 234 297 371
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 77.74% 82.96% 80.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 180 273
Median daily rate £363 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.37% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 20 17
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.80 £20.65 £17.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge citing Analytics as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Analytics in Cambridge

Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Analytics in Cambridge.

Contractor daily rate trend for Analytics in Cambridge

Analytics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analytics in Cambridge.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analytics in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Analytics.

1 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (30.77%) Data Analytics
3 3 (23.08%) Machine Learning
3 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (23.08%) Finance
3 3 (23.08%) Java
3 3 (23.08%) Python
4 2 (15.38%) CRM
4 2 (15.38%) Web Services
4 2 (15.38%) Linux
4 2 (15.38%) C#
4 2 (15.38%) CMS
4 2 (15.38%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (15.38%) Data Mining
4 2 (15.38%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
4 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
4 2 (15.38%) Mathematics
4 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (15.38%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (15.38%) Sitecore
4 2 (15.38%) RESTful
4 2 (15.38%) Scala
4 2 (15.38%) Visualisation
4 2 (15.38%) R
4 2 (15.38%) Data Visualisation
4 2 (15.38%) Veeva

Analytics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 (15.38%) CMS
1 2 (15.38%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (7.69%) Apache Spark
2 1 (7.69%) Jupyter
2 1 (7.69%) OpenStack
2 1 (7.69%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) SAP MDG
1 1 (7.69%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (15.38%) Veeva
3 1 (7.69%) Google Analytics
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Data Mining
1 2 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon Redshift
2 1 (7.69%) Apache Hive
2 1 (7.69%) Big Data
2 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.69%) Hadoop
2 1 (7.69%) MySQL
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (7.69%) PowerCenter
2 1 (7.69%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
1 1 (7.69%) JIRA
1 1 (7.69%) Subversion
1 1 (7.69%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (7.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Data Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Sitecore Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Analytics Manager
4 1 (7.69%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Azure Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Big Data Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Cloud Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Cognos Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Data Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Data Scientist
4 1 (7.69%) Hadoop Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Quantitative Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Report Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Data Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Hadoop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) RESTful
1 2 (15.38%) Web Services
2 1 (7.69%) Celery
2 1 (7.69%) CSS
2 1 (7.69%) D3.js
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) HTML5
2 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Algorithms
2 1 (7.69%) Online Games
2 1 (7.69%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) Data Analytics
2 3 (23.08%) Machine Learning
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) BDD
3 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (15.38%) CRM
3 2 (15.38%) Data Visualisation
3 2 (15.38%) Mathematics
3 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
3 2 (15.38%) Visualisation
4 1 (7.69%) Applied Mathematics
4 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
4 1 (7.69%) DRM
4 1 (7.69%) ETL
4 1 (7.69%) OO
4 1 (7.69%) Predictive Analytics
4 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
4 1 (7.69%) SEO
4 1 (7.69%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) Java
2 3 (23.08%) Python
3 2 (15.38%) C#
3 2 (15.38%) PL/SQL
3 2 (15.38%) R
3 2 (15.38%) Scala
4 1 (7.69%) C++
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Salesforce.com
1 2 (15.38%) Sitecore
2 1 (7.69%) Cognos
2 1 (7.69%) Embarcadero
2 1 (7.69%) Google
2 1 (7.69%) Informatica
2 1 (7.69%) MicroStrategy
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) SAP
2 1 (7.69%) Talend
2 1 (7.69%) Vertica