The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 22 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Analytics
North West / Cheshire
Rank 38 71 58
Rank change year-on-year +33 -13  
Contract jobs citing Analytics 17 10 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 3.20% 1.01% 1.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.79% 1.21% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 7
Median daily rate £420 £400 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -33.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £380 £455
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £520 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £39.98 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £25.31 £31.70
% change year-on-year -24.91% -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 Cheshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 449 828 659
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 84.56% 83.89% 82.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 318 513 424
Median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £291 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £409 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.25% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 27 36
Median hourly rate £42.48 £22.54 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +88.44% -35.60%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £13.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.95 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire 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 Cheshire

Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analytics in Cheshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analytics in Cheshire over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analytics in Cheshire

Analytics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analytics in Cheshire

Analytics
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Cheshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analytics in Cheshire over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Analytics in Cheshire

Analytics
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analytics within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +31 3 £410 +5.80% 3
Macclesfield +5 3 £525 - 1
Crewe - 3 - -
Chester +10 2 £375 -31.81% 5
Knutsford - 2 £413 - 1
Analytics
North West

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Analytics.

1 19 (61.29%) Finance
2 14 (45.16%) ETL
3 11 (35.48%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (35.48%) Data Analytics
4 9 (29.03%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (29.03%) Visualisation
4 9 (29.03%) Big Data
5 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (22.58%) Data Analysis
6 7 (22.58%) SQL
6 7 (22.58%) Talend
6 7 (22.58%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (22.58%) Talend Open Studio
6 7 (22.58%) Amazon Redshift
6 7 (22.58%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (22.58%) Performance Monitoring
6 7 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (19.35%) Oracle
7 6 (19.35%) Data Modelling
7 6 (19.35%) Scrum
7 6 (19.35%) Project Management
8 5 (16.13%) Python
8 5 (16.13%) Hyperion
8 5 (16.13%) Data Integration
8 5 (16.13%) Data Visualisation
9 4 (12.90%) Tableau
9 4 (12.90%) Open Source
9 4 (12.90%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (12.90%) Performance Management
9 4 (12.90%) Oracle BI EE

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (9.68%) SAS
2 1 (3.23%) Confluence
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Project
1 3 (9.68%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (3.23%) SAP MDG
1 1 (3.23%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 7 (22.58%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (12.90%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (3.23%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (3.23%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (3.23%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (3.23%) Amazon S3
3 1 (3.23%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (3.23%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (3.23%) AWS CloudTrail
3 1 (3.23%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (3.23%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (3.23%) Office 365
3 1 (3.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) tcpdump
1 1 (3.23%) VPN
1 1 (3.23%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (29.03%) Big Data
1 9 (29.03%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (22.58%) Amazon Redshift
3 4 (12.90%) Essbase
3 4 (12.90%) Oracle BI EE
3 4 (12.90%) Relational Database
4 3 (9.68%) Data Mart
4 3 (9.68%) Data Mining
4 3 (9.68%) Hadoop
4 3 (9.68%) OLAP
4 3 (9.68%) Oracle OLAP
4 3 (9.68%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (9.68%) Star Schema
5 2 (6.45%) Data Lake
5 2 (6.45%) MySQL
5 2 (6.45%) NoSQL
5 2 (6.45%) Spotfire
6 1 (3.23%) Electronic Patient Records
6 1 (3.23%) Power BI
6 1 (3.23%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 7 (22.58%) Talend Open Studio
2 4 (12.90%) JIRA
3 3 (9.68%) ERwin
4 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (61.29%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Back Office
2 3 (9.68%) Banking
2 3 (9.68%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) Developer
2 10 (32.26%) Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) Architect
3 4 (12.90%) Data Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) OBIEE Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Talend Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Business Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Data Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Data Business Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Data Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Programme Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Tableau Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Analytics Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) Analytics Manager
6 1 (3.23%) AWS Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) HR Business Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) IT Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) ITIL Business Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) ITIL Service Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Analytics Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) MDX
2 2 (6.45%) Web Services
3 1 (3.23%) Apache Avro
3 1 (3.23%) boto
3 1 (3.23%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (3.23%) HTML
3 1 (3.23%) JSON
3 1 (3.23%) Kafka
3 1 (3.23%) REST
3 1 (3.23%) XML
3 1 (3.23%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.23%) Credit Risk
3 1 (3.23%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.23%) Reference Data
3 1 (3.23%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Linux
2 1 (3.23%) Unix
2 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) ETL
2 11 (35.48%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (35.48%) Data Analytics
3 9 (29.03%) Visualisation
4 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (22.58%) Data Analysis
5 7 (22.58%) Performance Monitoring
5 7 (22.58%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (19.35%) Data Modelling
6 6 (19.35%) Project Management
6 6 (19.35%) Scrum
7 5 (16.13%) Data Integration
7 5 (16.13%) Data Visualisation
8 4 (12.90%) Business Analysis
8 4 (12.90%) Mentoring
8 4 (12.90%) Open Source
8 4 (12.90%) Performance Management
8 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (9.68%) Infographics
9 3 (9.68%) Performance Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 7 (22.58%) SQL
2 5 (16.13%) Python
3 4 (12.90%) Java
4 3 (9.68%) VBA
5 2 (6.45%) Perl
6 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.23%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) AWS Certification
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.23%) Docker
1 1 (3.23%) HDFS
1 1 (3.23%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Docker Swarm
1 1 (3.23%) Grafana
1 1 (3.23%) Graphite
1 1 (3.23%) Kubernetes
1 1 (3.23%) Netcool
1 1 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) Talend
2 6 (19.35%) Oracle
3 5 (16.13%) Hyperion
4 4 (12.90%) Tableau
5 2 (6.45%) Vertica
6 1 (3.23%) IBM
6 1 (3.23%) Informatica
6 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.23%) SAP
6 1 (3.23%) ServiceNow
6 1 (3.23%) Teradata
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £550.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £378.00 per day + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £550.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £432.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago