The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry 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 24 April 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
West Midlands / Coventry
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 41 26
Rank change year-on-year +12 -15  
Contract jobs citing Analytics 8 6 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 2.40% 1.58% 4.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.86% 1.92% 5.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 5
Median daily rate £410 £485 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.46% +38.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £417 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £497 £565
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £384
% change year-on-year - +10.74%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £25.00 - £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.31 £19.00
% change year-on-year -10.43% -8.92%  

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 Coventry with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Coventry
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 280 312 262
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 83.83% 82.11% 75.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 205 139
Median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £325 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +3.12% +1.91%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 5 12
Median hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £24.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.52% -21.09%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.70 £16.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £35.00 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £30.35
% change year-on-year -4.00% +23.55%  

Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Coventry 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 Coventry

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analytics in Coventry

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analytics in Coventry

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Analytics.

1 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (55.00%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (30.00%) Data Modelling
4 6 (30.00%) Degree
4 6 (30.00%) Data Analysis
4 6 (30.00%) Business Analytics
5 5 (25.00%) Master Data Management
5 5 (25.00%) Data Structures
5 5 (25.00%) User Experience
5 5 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
5 5 (25.00%) Test Scripting
5 5 (25.00%) System Testing
5 5 (25.00%) Network Security
5 5 (25.00%) Data Conversion
5 5 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (25.00%) Test Strategy
5 5 (25.00%) Data Management
5 5 (25.00%) Content Management
5 5 (25.00%) Migration
5 5 (25.00%) Service Management
5 5 (25.00%) CMS
6 4 (20.00%) Scrum
6 4 (20.00%) Project Management
6 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (20.00%) Finance
6 4 (20.00%) Project Governance
6 4 (20.00%) Fraud Modelling
6 4 (20.00%) Usability Testing
6 4 (20.00%) Multivariate Testing

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 5 (25.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (5.00%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) OLAP
1 1 (5.00%) Power BI
1 1 (5.00%) PowerPivot
1 1 (5.00%) QlikView
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Business Systems Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Systems Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Agile Project Manager
3 4 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 4 (20.00%) User Researcher
4 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
4 3 (15.00%) Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Java Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Analytics Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Category Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Digital User Researcher
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Data Analytics Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Report Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Transformation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (55.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (25.00%) Data Structures
2 5 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Linux
1 3 (15.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (30.00%) Business Analytics
3 6 (30.00%) Data Analysis
3 6 (30.00%) Data Modelling
4 5 (25.00%) Content Management
4 5 (25.00%) Data Conversion
4 5 (25.00%) Data Management
4 5 (25.00%) Master Data Management
4 5 (25.00%) Migration
4 5 (25.00%) Service Management
4 5 (25.00%) System Testing
4 5 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
4 5 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 5 (25.00%) Test Strategy
5 4 (20.00%) Predictive Analytics
5 4 (20.00%) Project Governance
5 4 (20.00%) Psychology
5 4 (20.00%) Statistics
5 4 (20.00%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) Java
2 2 (10.00%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (5.00%) Coremetrics
2 1 (5.00%) Google
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Tableau