Period
to 19 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 19 March 2019 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
England > East of England
6 months to
19 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 42 70 64
Rank change year-on-year +28 -6 +57
Contract jobs citing Analytics 199 157 149
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 4.86% 3.40% 3.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.77% 3.98% 4.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 73 91
East of England median daily rate £520 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.56% +5.88% -1.16%
10th Percentile £350 £311 £300
90th Percentile £653 £644 £619
England median daily rate £500 £500 £463
% change year-on-year - +8.11% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 11
East of England median hourly rate £9.80 £44.50 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -77.98% +43.55% -13.89%
10th Percentile £9.65 £42.30 £14.75
90th Percentile £19.38 £45.90 £47.00
England median hourly rate £34.00 £26.78 £20.00
% change year-on-year +26.98% +33.88% -9.33%

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 the East of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,451 3,947 3,686
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 84.27% 85.43% 83.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,022 2,260 2,209
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -2.44%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £213
90th Percentile £588 £588 £561
England median daily rate £475 £463 £438
% change year-on-year +2.70% +5.71% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 175 216 255
East of England median hourly rate £19.25 £25.75 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.24% -23.13% +21.82%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.65 £13.50
90th Percentile £52.50 £48.38 £48.75
England median hourly rate £23.50 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -6.00% - +11.11%

Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Analytics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Analytics in the East of England

Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analytics in the East of England

Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analytics in the East of England over the 6 months to 19 March 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analytics in the East of England

Analytics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analytics in the East of England

Analytics
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analytics in the East of England over the 6 months to 19 March 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Analytics in the East of England

Analytics
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analytics within the East of England region over the 6 months to 19 March 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +40 109 £465 +28.28% 30
Cambridgeshire +15 45 £550 +29.41% 40
Essex -9 23 £495 +41.43% 14
Bedfordshire -7 17 £544 -5.43% 7
Suffolk -8 3 £350 -22.22% 4
Norfolk +4 2 £563 - 3
Analytics
England

For the 6 months to 19 March 2019, 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 East of England region with a requirement for Analytics.

1 62 (31.16%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (30.65%) Business Intelligence
3 40 (20.10%) Data Security
4 37 (18.59%) Data Analytics
5 36 (18.09%) SQL
6 34 (17.09%) Law
7 32 (16.08%) SharePoint
7 32 (16.08%) Migration
7 32 (16.08%) Big Data
8 31 (15.58%) Cybersecurity
9 30 (15.08%) Threat Management
10 28 (14.07%) Project Management
10 28 (14.07%) Analytical Skills
10 28 (14.07%) Informatics
11 27 (13.57%) Data Migration
11 27 (13.57%) ETL
12 26 (13.07%) Microsoft
12 26 (13.07%) Problem-Solving
13 25 (12.56%) Electronic Patient Records
13 25 (12.56%) Data Warehouse
13 25 (12.56%) Amazon AWS
14 24 (12.06%) HL7
14 24 (12.06%) Health Informatics
14 24 (12.06%) LIMS
14 24 (12.06%) PACS
14 24 (12.06%) e-Health
15 23 (11.56%) NHS
16 22 (11.06%) Data Modelling
16 22 (11.06%) Stakeholder Management
17 21 (10.55%) Oracle

Analytics
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 32 (16.08%) SharePoint
2 10 (5.03%) Apache Spark
2 10 (5.03%) Confluence
3 8 (4.02%) Apache
3 8 (4.02%) Tomcat
4 5 (2.51%) Cloud Foundry
4 5 (2.51%) CMS
5 4 (2.01%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 3 (1.51%) Apache Solr
6 3 (1.51%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (1.51%) SAS
6 3 (1.51%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (1.01%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (1.01%) WordPress
8 1 (0.50%) DNN
8 1 (0.50%) JBoss
8 1 (0.50%) nginx
8 1 (0.50%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.50%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (2.51%) MS Visio
2 4 (2.01%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.51%) Adobe Captivate
4 2 (1.01%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (3.02%) Lorenzo
2 2 (1.01%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.50%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.50%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.50%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.50%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.50%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.50%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 25 (12.56%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (8.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (8.04%) Office 365
3 13 (6.53%) Amazon S3
4 11 (5.53%) GitHub
5 10 (5.03%) Amazon EMR
6 8 (4.02%) Akamai
7 7 (3.52%) Google Analytics
8 4 (2.01%) Amazon SQS
8 4 (2.01%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (1.51%) Amazon Glacier
9 3 (1.51%) Azure Data Factory
10 1 (0.50%) Amazon Kinesis
10 1 (0.50%) IaaS
10 1 (0.50%) SaaS
10 1 (0.50%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 16 (8.04%) DNS
2 13 (6.53%) DHCP
3 9 (4.52%) Remote Desktop
4 8 (4.02%) WAN
5 7 (3.52%) Cisco Nexus
5 7 (3.52%) DMARC
6 4 (2.01%) TCP/IP
7 3 (1.51%) Firewall
8 2 (1.01%) VPN
9 1 (0.50%) BIG-IP
9 1 (0.50%) Cisco Firepower
9 1 (0.50%) HTTP
9 1 (0.50%) Internet
9 1 (0.50%) LAN
9 1 (0.50%) SNMP
9 1 (0.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (16.08%) Big Data
2 25 (12.56%) Data Warehouse
2 25 (12.56%) Electronic Patient Records
3 16 (8.04%) MySQL
3 16 (8.04%) Power BI
4 14 (7.04%) Hadoop
5 12 (6.03%) Amazon Redshift
5 12 (6.03%) Apache Hive
6 11 (5.53%) BusinessObjects
6 11 (5.53%) MongoDB
6 11 (5.53%) NoSQL
6 11 (5.53%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (4.52%) SAP Data Services
8 8 (4.02%) BODI
8 8 (4.02%) Ingres
9 6 (3.02%) Amazon Aurora
9 6 (3.02%) Oracle BI EE
10 5 (2.51%) Azure SQL Database
10 5 (2.51%) Data Lake
10 5 (2.51%) HBase
Development Applications
1 16 (8.04%) JIRA
2 7 (3.52%) Sonatype Nexus
3 5 (2.51%) ERwin
3 5 (2.51%) GitLab
3 5 (2.51%) Visual Studio
4 3 (1.51%) ER Studio
4 3 (1.51%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.51%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (1.51%) Visual Studio Code
5 2 (1.01%) Axure RP
5 2 (1.01%) Bitbucket
5 2 (1.01%) Subversion
6 1 (0.50%) Ant
6 1 (0.50%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.50%) IntelliJ
6 1 (0.50%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.50%) JUnit
6 1 (0.50%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.50%) Sublime Text
General
1 34 (17.09%) Law
2 19 (9.55%) Finance
2 19 (9.55%) Retail
3 16 (8.04%) Pharmaceutical
4 11 (5.53%) Marketing
5 6 (3.02%) Publishing
6 2 (1.01%) Legal
7 1 (0.50%) Games
7 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 35 (17.59%) Developer
2 33 (16.58%) Analyst
3 30 (15.08%) Architect
4 17 (8.54%) Business Analyst
5 16 (8.04%) Solutions Architect
6 12 (6.03%) Security Engineer
7 11 (5.53%) Consultant
8 10 (5.03%) Project Manager
9 8 (4.02%) Technical Architect
10 7 (3.52%) Audio Visual Engineer
10 7 (3.52%) Azure Developer
10 7 (3.52%) Data Analyst
10 7 (3.52%) Data Architect
10 7 (3.52%) Data Engineer
10 7 (3.52%) Lead Architect
10 7 (3.52%) Lead Solutions Architect
10 7 (3.52%) Security Architect
11 6 (3.02%) Security Technical Architect
11 6 (3.02%) SIEM Engineer
11 6 (3.02%) Splunk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.03%) .NET
1 10 (5.03%) CSS
1 10 (5.03%) REST
2 8 (4.02%) HTML
2 8 (4.02%) J2EE
2 8 (4.02%) Web Services
3 7 (3.52%) 802.1X
3 7 (3.52%) SOAP
4 6 (3.02%) LDAP
4 6 (3.02%) OpenID
4 6 (3.02%) SAML
5 5 (2.51%) Apache Camel
5 5 (2.51%) ASP.NET
5 5 (2.51%) jQuery
6 4 (2.01%) Kafka
6 4 (2.01%) Node.js
6 4 (2.01%) Sass
6 4 (2.01%) Semantic HTML
6 4 (2.01%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (2.01%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (14.07%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (12.06%) e-Health
2 24 (12.06%) LIMS
2 24 (12.06%) PACS
3 23 (11.56%) NHS
4 13 (6.53%) User Experience
5 12 (6.03%) Data Centre
6 11 (5.53%) Algorithms
7 8 (4.02%) Data Structures
8 7 (3.52%) EMC VNX
8 7 (3.52%) VxBlock/Vblock
9 6 (3.02%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (3.02%) Greenfield Project
9 6 (3.02%) Management Information System
9 6 (3.02%) Mobile App
10 4 (2.01%) Taxonomies
10 4 (2.01%) W3C
11 2 (1.01%) e-Learning
11 2 (1.01%) Mainframe
11 2 (1.01%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 20 (10.05%) Windows
2 13 (6.53%) Windows 10
3 12 (6.03%) Windows Server
4 10 (5.03%) Linux
4 10 (5.03%) Unix
4 10 (5.03%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (5.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (4.52%) Windows 7
6 8 (4.02%) Android
6 8 (4.02%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.01%) Solaris
8 1 (0.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (31.16%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (30.65%) Business Intelligence
3 40 (20.10%) Data Security
4 37 (18.59%) Data Analytics
5 32 (16.08%) Migration
6 31 (15.58%) Cybersecurity
7 30 (15.08%) Threat Management
8 28 (14.07%) Informatics
8 28 (14.07%) Project Management
9 27 (13.57%) Data Migration
9 27 (13.57%) ETL
10 26 (13.07%) Problem-Solving
11 24 (12.06%) Health Informatics
12 22 (11.06%) Data Modelling
12 22 (11.06%) Stakeholder Management
13 18 (9.05%) ITIL
14 16 (8.04%) Computer Science
14 16 (8.04%) E-Commerce
14 16 (8.04%) Scrum
14 16 (8.04%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 36 (18.09%) SQL
2 14 (7.04%) Java
3 13 (6.53%) Python
4 11 (5.53%) JavaScript
5 10 (5.03%) C#
6 7 (3.52%) PowerShell
7 5 (2.51%) Perl
8 4 (2.01%) C
8 4 (2.01%) R
8 4 (2.01%) Scala
9 3 (1.51%) C++
9 3 (1.51%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.01%) MATLAB
10 2 (1.01%) PHP
10 2 (1.01%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.50%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.50%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 1 (0.50%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.50%) Ruby
11 1 (0.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (10.05%) Degree
2 9 (4.52%) Master's Degree
2 9 (4.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (2.51%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (2.51%) SC Cleared
3 5 (2.51%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.01%) PhD
5 2 (1.01%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.50%) IIBA
6 1 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (12.06%) HL7
2 14 (7.04%) GDPR
3 11 (5.53%) QA
4 9 (4.52%) Data Quality
5 6 (3.02%) COBIT
5 6 (3.02%) COSO
5 6 (3.02%) PCI DSS
6 4 (2.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (1.01%) GCP
7 2 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 1 (0.50%) CDISC
8 1 (0.50%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (9.05%) Active Directory
2 8 (4.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (3.52%) Squid
3 7 (3.52%) Varnish
3 7 (3.52%) vSphere
4 4 (2.01%) Apache Flume
4 4 (2.01%) Docker
5 3 (1.51%) Slurm Workload Manager
6 2 (1.01%) HDFS
7 1 (0.50%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 8 (4.02%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (4.02%) Puppet
2 7 (3.52%) Norton AntiVirus
2 7 (3.52%) vCenter Server
3 6 (3.02%) SCCM
3 6 (3.02%) Single Sign-On
4 3 (1.51%) CASB
4 3 (1.51%) Kubernetes
5 2 (1.01%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (1.01%) WSUS
6 1 (0.50%) Ansible
6 1 (0.50%) Cacti
6 1 (0.50%) Grafana
6 1 (0.50%) Kibana
6 1 (0.50%) Mesos
6 1 (0.50%) Oozie
6 1 (0.50%) Terraform
Vendors
1 26 (13.07%) Microsoft
2 21 (10.55%) Oracle
3 10 (5.03%) VMware
4 9 (4.52%) Adobe
4 9 (4.52%) Cisco
4 9 (4.52%) Google
5 8 (4.02%) F5
5 8 (4.02%) SAP
5 8 (4.02%) Splunk
6 7 (3.52%) Arista
6 7 (3.52%) Blue Coat
6 7 (3.52%) EMC
6 7 (3.52%) Forcepoint
6 7 (3.52%) IBM
6 7 (3.52%) Palo Alto
6 7 (3.52%) Riverbed
6 7 (3.52%) Symantec
6 7 (3.52%) Unisys
7 6 (3.02%) Talend
8 5 (2.51%) Tableau