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 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Analytics
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 30 41 34
Rank change year-on-year +11 -7  
Contract jobs citing Analytics 10 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 3.19% 1.23% 1.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.85% 1.49% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 5
Median daily rate £510 £406 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.53% +41.30%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £348 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £421 £343
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £25.31 £31.70
% change year-on-year -31.83% -20.17%  

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 260 335 245
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 83.07% 82.11% 76.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 209 156
Median daily rate £425 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £288 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 26 15
Median hourly rate £36.75 £37.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.00% +50.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £17.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £68.00 £57.50 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

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

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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

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analytics in Cambridge over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analytics in Cambridge

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analytics in Cambridge

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 11 (40.74%) Finance
2 10 (37.04%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (33.33%) Data Analytics
4 8 (29.63%) Big Data
4 8 (29.63%) Talend
4 8 (29.63%) Talend Open Studio
4 8 (29.63%) Open Source
4 8 (29.63%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (29.63%) ETL
5 7 (25.93%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (25.93%) Data Integration
5 7 (25.93%) JIRA
6 6 (22.22%) Business Transformation
6 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (18.52%) Programme Management
8 4 (14.81%) ServiceNow
8 4 (14.81%) Process Improvement
8 4 (14.81%) Learning Management System
8 4 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (14.81%) Service Management
8 4 (14.81%) Service Delivery
8 4 (14.81%) Saba
8 4 (14.81%) SAS
8 4 (14.81%) CRM
8 4 (14.81%) Workday
9 3 (11.11%) Planning and Forecasting
9 3 (11.11%) ETL Development
9 3 (11.11%) Web Services
9 3 (11.11%) Java
9 3 (11.11%) SQL

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Top Related 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 4 (14.81%) SAS
2 2 (7.41%) CMS
2 2 (7.41%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (3.70%) Apache Spark
3 1 (3.70%) Jupyter
3 1 (3.70%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) SAP CRM
1 1 (3.70%) SAP ERP
1 1 (3.70%) SAP MDG
1 1 (3.70%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.93%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (11.11%) Veeva
4 1 (3.70%) Google Analytics
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) Big Data
1 8 (29.63%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (11.11%) Spotfire
3 2 (7.41%) Data Mining
3 2 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.70%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (3.70%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (3.70%) Apache Hive
4 1 (3.70%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.70%) MySQL
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (3.70%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 8 (29.63%) Talend Open Studio
2 7 (25.93%) JIRA
3 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.70%) Subversion
General
1 11 (40.74%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.70%) Games
3 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Developer
2 6 (22.22%) HR Manager
2 6 (22.22%) IT Manager
2 6 (22.22%) IT Programme Manager
2 6 (22.22%) Programme Manager
3 5 (18.52%) Talend Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Senior Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Business Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) CRM Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) CRM Business Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Sitecore Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Analytics Manager
7 1 (3.70%) AWS Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Azure Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Big Data Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Data Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Hadoop Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Data Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Hadoop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) Web Services
2 2 (7.41%) HTML
2 2 (7.41%) RESTful
3 1 (3.70%) Celery
3 1 (3.70%) CSS
3 1 (3.70%) D3.js
3 1 (3.70%) HTML5
3 1 (3.70%) Silverlight
3 1 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Learning Management System
2 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.70%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.70%) Online Games
3 1 (3.70%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Linux
2 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (33.33%) Data Analytics
3 8 (29.63%) ETL
3 8 (29.63%) Open Source
4 7 (25.93%) Data Integration
5 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (22.22%) Business Transformation
6 5 (18.52%) Programme Management
7 4 (14.81%) CRM
7 4 (14.81%) Process Improvement
7 4 (14.81%) Service Delivery
7 4 (14.81%) Service Management
8 3 (11.11%) Dashboard Development
8 3 (11.11%) Data Architecture
8 3 (11.11%) ETL Development
8 3 (11.11%) Machine Learning
8 3 (11.11%) Matrix Management
8 3 (11.11%) Resource Management
8 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (11.11%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) Java
1 3 (11.11%) Python
1 3 (11.11%) SQL
2 2 (7.41%) C#
2 2 (7.41%) PL/SQL
2 2 (7.41%) R
2 2 (7.41%) Scala
3 1 (3.70%) C++
3 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) Data Quality
1 1 (3.70%) GxP
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Talend
2 4 (14.81%) Saba
2 4 (14.81%) ServiceNow
2 4 (14.81%) Workday
3 2 (7.41%) SAP
3 2 (7.41%) Sitecore
4 1 (3.70%) Cognos
4 1 (3.70%) Embarcadero
4 1 (3.70%) Google
4 1 (3.70%) Informatica
4 1 (3.70%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle
4 1 (3.70%) Vertica